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Body products on display at the Whole Foods in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. There’s a strict set of standards for organic foods. But the rules are looser for household cleaners, textiles, cosmetics and the organic dry cleaners down the street. Wander through the grocery store and check out the shelves where some detergents, hand lotions and clothing proclaim organic bona fides. Absent an Agriculture Department seal or certification, there are few ways to tell if those organic claims are bogus. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
The meaning of 'organic' hazy for nonfood itemsThe meaning of 'organic' can be fuzzy for personal care items, cleaners and textiles
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Home where babies' bodies found being torn downSqualid Massachusetts house where baby remains were found being torn down Tuesday
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Closing arguments set in trial of Tsarnaev friendClosing arguments set in trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect's friend
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FILE - In this May 7, 1981, file photo, fashion designer Oscar de la Renta and actress Dolores del Rio are pose at the Casita Maria Benefit dinner at the Pierre Hotel in New York where the two were honored. The fashion designer, a favorite of socialites and movie stars alike, has died. He was 82. (AP Photo/File)
Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82Designer Oscar de la Renta, beloved by first ladies, socialites and starlets, dead at 82
The Associated Press17 minutes ago
File-This Oct. 10, 2014, file photo shows Malala Yousafzai speaking during a media conference at the Library of Birmingham, in Birmingham, England, after she was named as winner of The Nobel Peace Prize.  The Pakistani teenager, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls’ education will be honored in Philadelphia. Yousafzai will accept the Liberty Medal on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, at the National Constitution Center. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira, File)
Nobel laureate to be honored in PhiladelphiaNobel laureate Malala Yousafzai to be honored with Liberty Medal for her work to educate girls
The Associated Press2 hours ago

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