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Lancaster Foods Recalls Butternut Squash Items due to Potential Health Risk

Lancaster Foods LLC recalled its processed butternut squash items due to potential contamination of Listeria monocytogenes, an organism that can cause serious and sometimes...

Turkey Slaps Ban on Social Media Ads

Turkey has banned ads on Twitter, Periscope, Pinterest, and other social media platforms for allegedly failing to comply with the country’s social media law.Turkey...

HSBC to Close 82 Branches in the United Kingdom This Year

The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) announced plans on closing 82 branches in the United Kingdom from April to September this year...

Canada Considers Selling Keystone XL for Scrap as Biden is Expected to Cancel the Pipeline Project

Canadian province Alberta is considering to sell pipes and materials of the Keystone XL pipeline in an attempt to regain some funds after investing...

Marine Fuel Prices Rise and Use of “Scrubbers” Widen Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Prices in ship fuel are now rising compared to its downward trend last year due to the global pandemic.Prices in ship fuel are now...

Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. Recalls Organic Romaine Hearts due to Potential Health Risk

Dole Fresh Vegetables, Inc. recalled a limited number of cases of organic romaine hearts due to potential contamination of E-Coli, a deadly bacteria that...

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The European Court of human rights (ECHR) ruled that Russia was guilty of human rights violations during its war with Georgia in 2008.The European...

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Comercial Mexicana International Inc. Recalls Small Jelly Cups Due to Potential Choking Hazard

Comercial Mexicana International Inc. in Bethpage New York recalled small jelly cups due to it containing seaweed extract, a potential choking hazard. Comercial Mexicana...

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