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Massive BBQ Planned Next to Home of Vegan Who Sued Neighbors Over Meat Smells

More than 4,000 people have responded to the Facebook event saying that they'll be attending, and another 10,000+ say that they're interested.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.5.19
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19-Year-Old Goes Blind Due to Diet of Pringles, Bread, Fries and Processed Meats

"I would make him nice sandwiches – and put an apple or other fruit in – and he wouldn’t eat any of it."
Jelisa Castrodale
9.4.19
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Guy Holds Up Popeyes at Gunpoint for Sold-Out Chicken Sandwich

A group of three men and two women tried to force their way into a Popeyes restaurant in Houston, demanding the highly coveted sandwich.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.4.19
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The Backlash to the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Is Here

The sandwich is too delicious and popular for its own good, and the obsession with it is now being painted as unethical, elitist and even racist.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.27.19
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KFC Is Testing Vegan 'Fried Chicken' Using Beyond Meat

A trial run in Atlanta will mark the first use of Beyond's chicken alternative at a major fast food chain.
Bettina Makalintal
8.27.19
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An Unstoppable Fungus Might Make Bananas Go Extinct

Colombia has declared a state of emergency due to the return of a deadly fungus that wiped out an entire species of banana decades ago.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.14.19
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Brutal Murder of 19 People in Mexico Could Be Related to Avocado Trade, Expert Says

A researcher believes the horrifying public display of bodies that took place in Uruapan this week stems back to the high demand for avocados.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.12.19
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Made a Reservation at a Nice Restaurant? You're Probably Getting Googled

A "posh" New York restaurant allegedly Googles guests and rejects the ones who aren't rich. It's not the only restaurant doing research on diners.
Bettina Makalintal
8.6.19
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I Found NYC's In-N-Out Burger and Solved the Mystery of How It Got There

A meticulous rundown of how that fully intact Double-Double ended up next to a bus stop in Jamaica, Queens.
Lincoln Boehm
7.25.19
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Body Found in Supermarket Identified as Employee Who Disappeared 10 Years Ago

"[The coolers were] so loud, there's probably no way anyone heard him."
Jelisa Castrodale
7.24.19
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The Tempura Flakes on Sushi Rolls Are Spontaneously Combusting and Starting Fires

Two sushi restaurants in Wisconsin have caught on fire since April, and investigators believe that both incidents were caused by tempura "crunch".
Jelisa Castrodale
7.17.19
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Woman Orders 'Moana' Cake, Gets 'Marijuana' Cake Instead

She asked for the Disney princess, but got a red-eyed My Little Pony smoking a joint.
Bettina Makalintal
7.11.19
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