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2009-06-30 17:44:34

A Boston doctor says eating peanut butter can be a healthy choice. Dr.

2009-06-25 13:05:00

Documentary Funded by MetLife Foundation HARTFORD, Conn., June 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) Boston/New England Chapter awarded an Emmy Award for Best Documentary Program to the public television special, Alzheimer's disease: Facing the Facts.

2009-06-15 14:20:36

A 1983 Charles Schulz Peanuts comic strip has sold for $17,080 at an entertainment memorabilia auction in Los Angeles, Bonhams & Butterfields said. The pen and ink illustration, which shows Sally asking Charlie Brown to help her with a report on Charles Dickens, was the top-selling lot at Sunday's auction, the memorabilia dealer said. The comic strip had been expected to bring between $10,000 and 15,000. The sale also featured rare photos of Marilyn Monroe, in addition to a contract she...

2009-03-24 08:12:00

Partners in Arts Education Program will award grants and provide training to support partnerships between community arts education providers and public schools NEW YORK, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts has received a grant of $275,000 from MetLife Foundation to continue the MetLife Foundation Partners in Arts Education Program.

2009-03-23 13:12:42

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2009-03-20 07:25:00

Democratic members of Congress on Thursday blamed the US food manufacturers who purchased products from the peanut firm responsible for the recent deadly salmonella outbreak.

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2009-03-19 10:35:00

David Mackay, chief executive of Kellogg, will speak to Congress on Thursday about issues he believes the US food safety system must immediately address.

2009-03-12 08:38:32

The U.S.

2009-03-09 07:57:24

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2009-03-05 08:46:59

Abbott Nutrition of Columbus, Ohio, a division of Abbott Laboratories, is recalling several of its candy bars that might contain tainted peanut products. Abbott is recalling its Zone Perfect-brand chocolate caramel cluster bars and both Champions- and Glucema-brand chocolate peanut butter bars. The recall is one of hundreds initiated after the U.S.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.