The card companies are offering thousands of dollars in upgrades on card technology but, in exchange, merchants must stop accepting cash. So far, merchants do not want to risk losing business and are not receptive to the scheme.
Dicamba is key to Monsanto’s biggest-ever biotech seed launch, which occurred last year. Its Xtend line of soybeans and cotton will replace earlier products that contained glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup Ready.
Two unidentified teens were arrested in connection with five recent incidents of acid attacks by robbers on mopeds. Since 2010, there have been more than 1,800 reports of attacks using corrosive substances in London.