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Lawsuits mount in cases of destructive drywall made in China

A federal court has already ordered Taishan Gypsum Co. to pay $55,000 in fines and to stop doing business in the U.S.

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Paul Mueller reports solid second quarter

Springfield company continues rebound from losses

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Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando

Crayola is a subsidiary of Kansas City-based Hallmark Cards.


Tyson will sell off poultry operations in Mexico, Brazil

Tyson Foods also says  it would close three U.S. plants that have struggled financially. Those plants employ a total of 950 workers.


Walmart names new CEO for US operations

Company promotes head of Asian efforts after resignation

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O'Reilly Automotive reports record revenues and earnings

Second quarter figures show 8 percent increase in sales over same period last year


Business border war: 2 more companies plan move to Missouri from Kansas

The moves come as officials in Missouri and Kansas have been seeking a 'truce' of sorts.   Each state has used tax incentives to lure businesses away from the other.

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Study says raising beef creates more pollution than pork, poultry or dairy

The cattle industry says the study done by the National Academy of Sciences is a "gross oversimplification."

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