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Sri Lanka is running out of food, medicine, gas, and money - but the tourists just keep coming

2 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Burned buses near Sri Lanka's former prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa's official residence, a day after they were torched by protesters in Colombo on May 10, 2022. NurPhoto...
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Food and energy tycoons made $1 billion every 2 days amid soaring inflation while millions 'are skipping meals, turning off the heating': Oxfam

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Food prices around the world are soaring. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images Food and energy billionaires made $453 billion in the last two years, per Oxfam. Energy and food...
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THE ONLINE GROCERY REPORT: The market, drivers, key players, and opportunities in a rising segment of e-commerce

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Online Grocery Report from Business Insider Intelligence. Purchase this report. Business Insider Intelligence offers even...
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Several Jif Peanut Butter Products Recalled Over Potential Salmonella

14 hours ago   |   NY Times

The J.M. Smucker Company said it initiated a voluntary recall and advised consumers to dispose of some potentially contaminated products.
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U.S Military Plane Lands With 39 Tons Of Baby Formula Amid National Shortage

15 hours ago   |   Forbes

A plane arrived in Indianapolis Sunday carrying enough baby formula to ease the national shortage by about 15%, Biden Administration officials said.
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Germany's ex-ambassador to Russia says Putin wants to trigger a global famine and refugee crisis

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends Orthodox Easter mass in Moscow, Russia, on April 24, 2022. Contributor/Getty Images Russia invasion of Ukraine has made global food...
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Harmful DIY baby formula recipes are reportedly going viral on Facebook, Twitter, TikTok and YouTube

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The FDA advises parents to not make or feed baby formula to infants as it could lack vital nutrients to support growth. Michael Conroy/Associated Press Harmful DIY baby formula...
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I substituted alcohol with 'Psychedelic Water,' a kava seltzer that's gone viral on TikTok - and found it's the perfect drink for the sober curious

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

My friend and I drinking "Psychedelic Water" on a walk after work. Hannah Towey/Insider Younger generations are changing their relationship with booze amid the "sober curious...
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Jif peanut butter recalled over suspected Salmonella outbreak that has hospitalized two people

20 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

The recall affects Jif products made at its Lexington, Kentucky factory. FDA Some Jif peanut butter products have been recalled after a suspected Salmonella outbreak. The...
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Meet Alexander Govor, the Russian businessman who just bought hundreds of McDonald's restaurants after the fast-food chain's exit from the country

21 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Alexander Nemenov/Getty Images McDonald's is selling its Russian restaurants to Alexander Govor for an undisclosed sum. Govor agreed to keep current employees on payroll for at...
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Food and energy tycoons made $1 billion every 2 days amid soaring inflation...

Food prices around the world are soaring. Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images Food and energy billionaires made $453 billion in the last two years, per Oxfam. Energy and food... Read more ...