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Friday, February 6, 2009

The Morning Peanut Butter: Friday, 2.6

Posted By on Fri, Feb 6, 2009 at 10:03 AM

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A Senate hearing on the salmonella outbreak in peanut butter features the expected righteous anger. (CNN)

No more federal contracts for Peanut Corp. of America, the firm at the center of the outbreak. (Reuters)

Elsewhere...

Parts of the Arctic Sea are closed to commercial fishing. (New York Times)

A shortage of guest-worker visas threatens the Maryland crabbing industry. (Baltimore Sun)

For more on the guest-worker dilemma, read my colleague Keegan Hamilton's article "Labor Pains."

Papa John himself says don't eat too much pizza. (CNN)

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