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Beyond Meat introduces new, “meatier” plant-based burger patty

(CNN) – A popular meatless burger patty is about to get even “meatier.” Beyond Meat, the plant-based protein company, said its new version of its beyond burger looks, tastes and cooks even more like beef. The improved patty uses coconut oil and cocoa butter to create a marbling effect to make the patty’s texture mimic real meat more closely. It…

Kroger recalls some berries over possible Hepatitis A contamination

By Faith Karimi

(CNN)-Federal officials are warning consumers to avoid certain brands of frozen berries sold at Kroger and other grocery stores over fears of Hepatitis A virus contamination. The berries were sold nationwide under the grocery store’s “private selection” brand. The contamination was discovered during a frozen berry sampling by the Food and Drug Administration, the grocery chain said. “These products are available at Kroger and…

May Jobs Report, US adds 75,000 jobs

The US Bureau of Labor released new employment numbers on Friday. According to the department, the U.S. economy added 75,000 jobs in May. The number is lower than what experts predicted, but the unemployment rate remained at 3.6 percent. That means the number of people that do not have jobs is still near a half-century low. Categories: National News, News…

GM, Michelin working on puncture-proof tire

(CNN) – General Motors and Michelin are teaming up to create an airless, puncture proof tire. The prototype “Uptis” has treads in the middle and no side walls. GM says it’s better for the environment because it takes fewer materials to make than a regular tire and they last longer. GM is testing it’s puncture proof tire system on a…