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Food and the Transformation of Africa

1 hour ago   |   Foreign Affairs

African agriculture has long been a symbol of the continent's poverty. Officials considered the hundreds of millions of African smallholder farmers too backward to thrive; the...
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Lucky Charms is giving away 15K marshmallow-only boxes

Lucky Charms is giving away 15K marshmallow-only boxes

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Here's one for all you overgrown kids whose parents banned breakfast cereals like Lucky Charms for being “full of sugar.” General Mills announced this week that 15,000 “lucky”...
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Donut Burger among new food options at Phillies game

2 hours ago   |   ABC

As opening day excitement continues to grow, so is the list of food options at Major League Baseball stadiums.
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'Dirty Dozen 2019': List ranks fruits, vegetables with the most pesticides

3 hours ago   |   ABC

Just how safe is the food in your kitchen? The Environmental Working Group released a list of fruits and vegetables with the most pesticide residue.
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Dollar General baby cough syrup recalled over contamination risk

3 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - Kingston Pharma has recalled its two-fluid ounce bottles of Dollar General's “NATURALS baby Cough Syrup + Mucus” because it could be contaminated with Bacillus...
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Wedding Crashers Just Want to Have Some Fun

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Ah, the reception. Free food. Free drinks. What's not to love? Wait, says the couple: Who's that stranger eating our food and drinking our alcohol?
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'Chronoprints' identify samples by how they change over space and time

13 hours ago   |   Science Daily

Modern analytical tools like mass spectrometers can identify many unknown substances, allowing scientists to easily tell whether foods or medicines have been altered. However...
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National Ravioli Day has customers already missing Lucca's

13 hours ago   |   ABC

While National Ravioli Day is something to be celebrated with good food, some San Francisco patrons are stocking up on memories as an old favorite, Lucca's, gets ready to close.
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YouTube terminates account of mother arrested for child abuse

14 hours ago   |   NBC News

Police said the mother withheld food and water, restricted bathroom access, and beat and pepper-sprayed the children when they failed to follow directions for videos.
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How breast implants have destroyed women's health: ‘It felt like I was poisoned'

How breast implants have destroyed women's health: ‘It felt like I was poisoned'

14 hours ago   |   New York Post

Some deflating news: Breast implants are being tied to a rise in autoimmune disorders and other illnesses, prompting a conference next week by the Food and Drug Administration...
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New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

New Zealand bans all assault weapons immediately

The ban includes assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and "military style semi-automatic rifles" like the weapons used in last Friday's attacks on two Christchurch mosques. Read more ...

‘Look at her, could she ever hurt anyone?' Coach defends US skater accused...

‘Look at her, could she ever hurt anyone?' Coach defends US skater accused of slashing rival

Renowned figure skating coach Rafael Arutyunyan has denied allegations that one of his charges, Mariah Bell, deliberately slashed South Korean rival Lim Eun-soo during an... Read more ...

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Family seeks 'Disney-mad' nanny to dress as princesses for $53,000

Imagine getting paid $53,000 to babysit while dressed as a Disney princess. Read more ...

Boeing charged extra for safety features that may have prevented crashes

Boeing charged extra for safety features that may have prevented crashes

The crashed Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air jetliners lacked two safety features that could have helped avert the disasters because Boeing charged extra to have them installed... Read more ...

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

Lawsuit: Harvard 'shamelessly' profits from photos of slaves

A woman has sued Harvard University, claiming the school has "shamelessly" turned a profit from images of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors. Read more ...

New Zealand Announces Ban On ‘Military-Style' Semi-Automatic Weapons

New Zealand Announces Ban On ‘Military-Style' Semi-Automatic Weapons

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced an immediate ban Thursday on sales of "military-style" semi-automatic firearms and high-capacity magazines in the wake of a... Read more ...

Captain of doomed Ethiopian airliner had ZERO hours of 737 MAX 8 simulator...

Captain of doomed Ethiopian airliner had ZERO hours of 737 MAX 8 simulator training - report

Ethiopian Airlines was one of the few companies that actually got their hands on the Boeing 737 MAX 8 simulator but the captain flying the crashed plane failed to do any... Read more ...

Part 4 of 4: Local organization working to end homelessness in KC

Part 4 of 4: Local organization working to end homelessness in KC

"reStart Inc" has served over 30,000 homeless individuals in 37 years Read more ...

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Celtics fall to 76ers after building 11-point halftime lead

Marcus Smart was ejected after shoving Joel Embiid in the back. Read more ...

Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Patriots owner Robert Kraft declines plea deal in prostitution case

Prosecutors have offered to drop misdemeanor charges against Kraft in exchange for fines, community service and an admission they would be found guilty should the case go to... Read more ...