Saturday, September 22, 2018


A woman buys vegetables at a supermarket in Buenos Aires

Low-Carb Diet Better When It Includes More Vegetables, Nuts

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  People who cut back on carbohydrates may end up increasing their risk of premature death if they load their plates with...
Empty shelves, normally stocked with strawberry punnets, are seen at a Coles Supermarket in Brisbane

Needles Found in Strawberries in Two More Australian States – Police

MELBOURNE (Reuters)  Needles have been found inside strawberries in two more Australian states, police said on Monday, broadening a health scare that has caused supermarkets...
Supplied undated handout image of a thin piece of metal seen among a punnet of strawberries in Gladstone

Australia Strawberry Industry in Crisis; Police Say Needle Culprits Face Jail

By Colin Packham SYDNEY (Reuters)  Australian police said on Tuesday they are investigating reports of dozens of cases of needles embedded in strawberries and other fruits,...
The logo of Dow Jones Industrial Average stock market index-listed company Coca-Cola (KO) is seen in Los Angeles

Coke Eyes Cannabis-Infused Drink Market

By Uday Sampath Kumar, John Benny and Martinne Geller (Reuters) Coca-Cola Co is closely watching the fast-growing marijuana drinks market for a possible entry that...
A barman pours a glass of Beaujolais Nouveau wine in a bistrot in Paris

French Restaurants Look to Asylum Seekers to Fill Jobs

By Johnny Cotton PARIS (Reuters) Restaurateurs in France want the government to speed up its asylum process and make it easier to identify suitable staff...
The Nestle logo is seen during the opening of the 151st Annual General Meeting of Nestle in Lausanne

Nestle to Remove Stabilizers from Major Milk Brands in Brazil

SAO PAULO (Reuters) Nestle SA is eliminating stabilizers from two of its major milk brands in Brazil, an executive told Reuters, as the world's...