China OKs entry of first big cargo of Argentine corn

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Officials in Buenos Aires say China has approved the shipment of 60,000 tons of genetically modified Argentine corn. The approval signaling an increase in competition for a market long dominated by U.S. exporters. A poorly equipped fire brigade reacted slowly to a small fire at Kenya's main airport, allowing it to grow into an inferno that destroyed the arrival hall Wednesday, forcing the airport to be closed and disrupting air traffic. Wal-Mart has agreed to improve safety conditions for employees who use trash compactors and cleaning chemicals at more than 2,800 stores as part of a settlement agreement with the Labor Department.

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