Select Safeway stories in Washington state have partnered with the Washington State Lottery to offer free gas to 200 customers. To be eligible, consumers must buy one of the state lottery's $10 Mega Millions tickets.
Kraft Foods' distribution center in Morris, Ill., has been recognized by the U.S. Green Building Council for its advanced environmental design. The more than 800,000-square-foot facility is the largest to receive the group's Gold certification.
Kroger launched a fuel promotion, offering customers 10 cents off per gallon of gas for every $100 spent in a Kroger banner. If shoppers use their loyalty cards, they are eligible for further discounts.
The Senate voted Thursday to override President George W. Bush's farm-bill veto. The legislation includes a five-year framework that supports broad measures such as food assistance and land conservation.