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Napa Winemakers Tally Cost of Damage from Earthquake

CORPORATE | Wednesday Aug 27, 2014
California's earthquake struck just as the fall harvest was picking up. Winery buildings, equipment and wines were destroyed. Carter Evans reports.

Nick Howell a member of the McLean family who owns Uncle Matt's organic orange juice company, places a vial containing the tamarixia wasp to release in their orange groves in hopes of combating the citrus greening disease.

Invasive Insect Threatens Iconic Florida Citrus

CORPORATE | By Tamara Lush | Aug 27
The $9 billion citrus industry is facing its biggest threat yet, putting at risk the state's economy and very identity. Blame a mottled brown bug no bigger than a pencil eraser and a disease called "the yellow dragon."

Amazon to Buy Video Game Streaming Platform Twitch

CORPORATE | By Mae Anderson | Aug 27
Amazon is buying video game streaming platform Twitch Interactive for $970 million in cash as it seeks to expand its presence in gaming. As video gaming grows into an online spectator sport, gameplay video feeds are becoming increasingly lucrative.

Chief engineer Sadayoshi Koyari poses for photographers in front of the Land Cruiser 70 van during the Land Cruiser Motor Show at a Toyota showroom in Tokyo.

Toyota's Most Rugged Land Cruiser is Back in Japan

CORPORATE | By Yuri Kageyama | Aug 27
Toyota Motor Corp. is bringing back the Land Cruiser 70 in Japan, catering to nostalgic demand for the rugged off-roader that's favored for challenging terrains and as an aid agency vehicle in disaster zones.

Southern Decadence Grand Marshals XL Reba Douglas, Chad Boutte & Aubrey Synclaire

Southern Decadence in 'The City That Care Forgot'

CORPORATE | By EDGE | Aug 26
Get ready for the invasion as over 150,000 revelers are expected to descend on New Orleans for the giant 43rd Southern Decadence Celebration of Gay Life, Music & Culture August 27-September 1.

TiVo to Make Version for Those Without Cable

CORPORATE | Aug 26
Here's a sign more households are going without cable or satellite TV: TiVo Inc. is making a digital video recorder just for so-called cord-cutters. The TiVo Roamio OTA will cost $50, compared with $200 for the regular model.

Sony Network Hacked, Exec's Flight Diverted

CORPORATE | By David Koenig, Yuri Kageyama | Aug 26
Hackers attacked Sony's PlayStation Network and disrupted the travel plans of a top company executive by going on Twitter to suggest that there was a bomb on his American Airlines plane.

Advocacy Group asks for Chrysler Investigation

CORPORATE | By Tom Krisher | Aug 26
An auto safety advocacy group has asked the U.S. government to investigate power system failures in Chrysler vehicles that could cause them to stall while being driven.

Whale Wars :: Return of the Humpback

CORPORATE | Aug 25
60 Minutes travels to the South Pacific on the trail of the humpback whale. Scott Pelley reports.

2014 Infiniti QX60 Hybrid

Infiniti SUV: Luxury in Seven Seats

CORPORATE | By Ann M. Job | Aug 25
Families who need a vehicle with three rows of seats have a new, roomy and plush sport utility choice this year that's high in government fuel economy ratings, Infiniti's 2014 QX60 Hybrid SUV.

Market Basket employees and supporters jeer a car driving into the supermarket's headquarters in Tewksbury, Mass., Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.

Possible Deal in Supermarket Feud

CORPORATE | By Philip Marcelo | Aug 24
The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire said Friday they were optimistic the long-running family dispute that has hobbled the Market Basket supermarket chain will be resolved.