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FILE - In this July 11, 2017, file photo, East Arkansas farmer Reed Storey shows the damage to one of his soybean plants in Marvell, Ark. Storey said half of his soybean crop has shown damage from dicamba, an herbicide that has drifted onto unprotected fields and spawned hundreds of complaints from farmers. Minnesota has announced restrictions on the use of the herbicide dicamba for 2018 in response to complaints by soybean growers across the country that it harmed their crops this year. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, set a June 20 cut-off date for applying the herbicide. (AP Photo/Andrew DeMillo, File File)
Minnesota announces restrictions on using herbicide dicambaMinnesota has announced restrictions on the use of the herbicide dicamba for 2018 in response to complaints by soybean growers across the country that it harmed their crops
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In this Oct. 24,2017 photo,  the logo of Toshiba Corp., is seen at the venue for the company's stockholders' meeting in Chiba near Tokyo. Toshiba and Western Digital have resolved a dispute that was preventing the embattled Japanese electronics giant from selling its flash memory unit to raise cash to stay afloat.  The companies said Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017,  that the deal allows Western Digital to participate in future investments in their joint venture. That clears the way for a consortium led by Bain Capital to buy Toshiba Memory Corp. (Ren Onuma/Kyodo News via AP)
Toshiba, Western Digital make peace on sale of chip unitToshiba, Western Digital deal clears way for life-saving sale of chip unit
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A Value Village store is seen Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Edmonds, Wash. The company that operates 300 Value Village, Savers and other thrift stores in the U.S., Canada and Australia is suing Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, saying his office has violated its rights by demanding $3.2 million to settle a three-year investigation. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Value Village sues Washington attorney general over demandsThe company that operates 300 Value Village, Savers and other thrift stores is suing Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, saying his office has violated its rights by demanding $3.2 million to settle a three-year investigation
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FILE - In this June 9, 2017 file photo, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is interviewed by The Associated Press in Sacramento, Calif. California and the Trump administration will square off at a key federal court hearing in Oakland to help a judge decide whether to block new rules allowing more employers to opt out of birth control coverage for women. U.S. District Court Judge Haywood Gilliam is not expected to immediately issue a ruling at the hearing Tuesday, Dec. 12. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
Lawyers clash over impact of Trump's rules on birth controlLawyers for California and the U.S. Department of Justice have clashed in court over whether new rules from President Donald Trump's administration would dramatically reduce women's access to free birth control
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Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo for alleged predatory tacticsThe Navajo Nation is suing Wells Fargo for allegedly engaging in predatory and unlawful banking practices that targeted and harmed tribal members
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Marta Romeno, left, one of five female kitchen workers in Boston bringing a sexual harassment lawsuit against McCormick & Schmick's, a national restaurant chain featuring seafood and steaks, recounts her experiences as attorney Sophia Hall looks on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, in Boston. The Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice, a Boston-based nonprofit representing the women, says the lawsuit alleges a workplace filled with "lewd behavior, sexually inappropriate comments and unwanted touching." (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over lewd behaviorFive female kitchen workers in Boston are detailing a sexual harassment lawsuit they're filing against a national restaurant chain
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FILE - In this Saturday, May 6, 2017, file photo, Sean Parker arrives at an event in Culver City, Calif. Several people with tight connections to Facebook, some as early investors, some as former officials, are going public with a critique of the company and social media more broadly. According to Parker, the company's first president, Facebook exploits a “vulnerability in human psychology.” (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest criticsSome of Facebook's early friends are now its sharpest critics, accusing it and other social media giants of addicting their users and undermining democracy
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