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Drought

  1. Trump Throws Word Salads at California Wildfire CrisisTrump seems to be expressing solidarity with anti-environmental California Republicans like his friend Devin Nunes, who thinks rivers are an outrage.
  2. Massive Wildfire East of Los Angeles Is Still RagingThe fire is now 4 percent contained, has already burned homes, and forced more than 80,000 to evacuate.
  3. Water Fight
    California’s Restaurant-Water Restrictions Probably Aren’t Making aAccording to one estimate, the amount saved is roughly .2 percent of the water used to grow the state’s almonds.
  4. Bridge Over Troubled Water
    Starbucks Agrees to Stop Bottling Water in Drought-Stricken CaliforniaThe company’s Ethos Water program will find a new source.
  5. Planet Earth
    Drought-Stricken Californians Are Ticked That Nestlé Won’t StopProtestors recently picketed a plant with torches and pitchforks.
  6. Environment
    California’s New Regulation Requires Customers to Request WaterServers cannot automatically bring it out with menus.
  7. Sticky Situations
    Cheap Sushi May Be the California Drought’s Next VictimThere’s at least 25 percent less high-quality sticky rice this year.
  8. talking about the weather
    El Niño Supposedly Coming With Warmer WeatherWelcome back!
  9. Rain Please
    The Drought Could Substantially Inflate the Price of SteaksCry me a river. No, really.
  10. Endangered
    Midwest Drought Threatens Cali’s Cattle RanchersMeat prices for the state’s consumers could skyrocket by 15% in the months to come.
  11. Mediavore
    Porcupine Popularity Presents Problems for PA Hunters; Mitt Romney Eats atPlus: Beef supplies are down and prices are up; and “Foodistan” tries to mend the rift between India and Pakistan, all in our morning news roundup.
  12. Mediavore
    Plans to Eradicate Mosquitoes Has Local Beekeepers Buzzing; Be Not Afraid ofPlus: Gutter oil is the latest food-safety scandal to emerge from China; and cocaine was the secret ingredient that landed a NJ cook in jail, all in our morning news roundup.
  13. Mediavore
    Mirko Paderno’s Kitchen Arias; The Bieb’s Drive Through PranksJustin Bieber has a penchant for ‘coning’ and other fun fast-food antics.
  14. Mediavore
    Cape May Farmers Focus on Growing Beach Plums; Cheesecake Factory Rolls OutPlus: Chewing food longer helps people consume fewer calories; and Justin Bieber punks fast food drive-throughs, all in our morning news roundup.
  15. Mediavore
    Pepsi Still Can’t Beat Coke; Bigger Forks Mean Less EatingTry as it might, the perennial runner-up can’t exceed its competition in gaining shares.
  16. Mediavore
    Another Patron Gets Gunned Down at a Longtime Upper Darby Nuisance Bar; PepsiPlus: Big forks make you eat less; and China stockpiles frozen pork, all in our morning news roundup.
  17. Mediavore
    Use of Food Stamps in Philly Suburbs Grows; Global Rice Prices to FallPlus: Kissing can trigger food allergies; and China’s wheat crops are at risk, all in our morning news roundup.
  18. Mediavore
    Calorie Commando Being Sentenced Today; Marine Tries to End Dog-EatingJuan Carlos Cruz plead guilty to solicitation of murder in a plot to kill his wife, while the practice of munching on canine meat has a strong new opponent.
  19. Mediavore
    A&P Files Chapter 11; McDonald’s Customer Database Gets HackedPlus FarmHouse Markets gets all locavore in West Chester, and President Obama is expected to sign the child-nutrition bill today, all in our morning news round up.
  20. Mediavore
    PLCB’s Proposed Handling Fees Will Likely Increase Liquor Costs; AmericansPlus last year’s canned pumpkin shortage is over, and the body of one-time Kitchen Nightmares chef was recovered from the Hudson River, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Mediavore
    Top Chef Contestants Unite for Haiti; Salami Recalled in L.A.A group lead by Ron Duprat will hold a fundraiser while L.A. joins in on a salmonella scare.
  22. Mediavore
    Central Valley Receives Record Amount of Food Aid; Discovery of More PsyllidsCalifornia’s Central Valley is reeling under drought and recession, while the discovery of more Asian Citrus Psyllids has growers in a panic.