One clothing company whose bottom line was hurt in the wake of bad weather events decided to look to polyester fibers made from recycled plastic bottles.
Georgia peanut farmers are about three weeks away from harvesting their crops, and many hoping for more rain and cooler temperatures. Georgia grows about half of the nation's peanuts.
Libya keeps spiraling downward as Islamist fighters slug it out with forces loyal to a rogue general in the capital and elsewhere.
Several factors from a virus sweeping through hog barns to a drought in the Plains states have driven up the price of pork and beef. But consumers keep buying it.
Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has arrived in West Africa to assess the Ebola outbreak. The situation in Liberia, he says, is "absolutely unprecedented."
The president has approved surveillance flights over Syria to search for targets for possible airstrikes. But critics of the administration say that may not be enough.
NPR TV critic Eric Deggans says Monday's Emmy Awards promised to recognize TV's emerging future but ultimately rewarded comfortable favorites over disruptive upstarts.
Freeh, who issued a scorching report in the Penn State University sex abuse scandal, apparently drove his SUV off the road in Vermont.
President Obama addressed the annual convention of the American Legion in North Carolina with a raft of new proposals for vets.