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When Bugs Crawl Up the Food Chain

When Bugs Crawl Up the Food Chain

When Bugs Crawl Up the Food Chain When Bugs Crawl Up the Food Chain Epomis beetle larvae look delicious to frogs. They’re snack-size, like little protein packs. If a frog is nearby, a larva will even wiggle its antennae and mandibles alluringly. But when the frog makes its move, the beetle turns the tables. It jumps onto the amphibian’s head …

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A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty

Elizabeth Paton

A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty A Close Look at a Fashion Supply Chain Is Not Pretty A new report on factories in Malaysia that create products for Brooks Brothers, Levi’s, LL Bean and others examines the high prices workers pay for their jobs. TAL Apparel is one of the most powerful companies in the …

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A Coffee Chain Reveals Flaws in the Fed’s Plan to Save Main Street

A Coffee Chain Reveals Flaws in the Fed’s Plan to Save Main Street

A Coffee Chain Reveals Flaws in the Fed’s Plan to Save Main Street A Coffee Chain Reveals Flaws in the Fed’s Plan to Save Main Street WASHINGTON — La Colombe, a Philadelphia-based purveyor of fancy coffee and canned draft lattes, has seen its business fall off sharply in 2020 as the coronavirus pandemic shuttered its cafes and closed the upscale …

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Trump administration orders Marriott to close Cuban hotel, chain claims

Trump administration orders Marriott to close Cuban hotel, chain claims

Trump administration orders Marriott to close Cuban hotel, chain claims Trump administration orders Marriott to close Cuban hotel, chain claims Marriott International has been ordered by the Trump administration to cease hotel operations in Havana, Cuba. The hotel began managing the Four Points Sheraton in the communist-run country’s capital four years ago, but the current US administration has told them …

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Long Limbs Helped Propel T. Rex Up the Dinosaur Food Chain

Long Limbs Helped Propel T. Rex Up the Dinosaur Food Chain

Long Limbs Helped Propel T. Rex Up the Dinosaur Food Chain Long Limbs Helped Propel T. Rex Up the Dinosaur Food Chain Surviving in the Cretaceous wasn’t a sprint, it was a marathon. And Tyrannosaurus rex was built to amble for hours, new research reveals. That attribute might have helped propel the carnivore to the top of the food chain, …

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Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt to star in superhero film Ball and Chain

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt to star in superhero film Ball and Chain

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt to star in superhero film Ball and Chain Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt to star in superhero film Ball and Chain Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt are teaming up for new superhero movie Ball and Chain. The film, which is based on a 1990s comic of the same name, centres around a married couple on the …

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AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release

Trolls World Tour review: Hyperactive, glitter-drenched sequel is hardly brainless

AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release AMC cinema chain refuses to play Universal films after Trolls World Tour home release The world’s largest cinema chain, AMC, will no longer distribute Universal films following comments made about the success of Trolls World Tour’s home release. With coronavirus bringing the film industry to a …

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Coronavirus: Trump blames supply chain issues caused by ‘globalists’ for delayed US response

Trump claims China lying about new coronavirus death toll in furious Twitter rant

Donald Trump used his bully pulpit at the White House’s daily coronavirus briefing on Sunday to rail against “globalists” for the convoluted multi-national supply chains for medical equipment that made it initially difficult for the US to deploy resources in response to the coronavirus pandemic. “What happens if you’re in a war and you have a supply chain where heavy supplies …

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U.S. Food Supply Chain Is Strained as Virus Spreads

U.S. Food Supply Chain Is Strained as Virus Spreads

The nation’s food supply chain is showing signs of strain, as increasing numbers of workers are falling ill with the coronavirus in meat processing plants, warehouses and grocery stores. The spread of the virus through the food and grocery industry is expected to cause disruptions in production and distribution of certain products like pork, industry executives, labor unions and analysts …

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The Chain Letter Is Back, and Just as Annoying as Before

The Chain Letter Is Back, and Just as Annoying as Before

Rachel Hynes, 35, a financial consultant who lives in the Battery Park neighborhood of Manhattan, woke up on a recent Monday morning to an email from a female colleague she rarely works with. When she opened it she found something unexpected: an old-school chain letter. “Please send an insight/poem/quote/thought to the person whose name is in position 1 below (even …

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