Subsidized food grains are distributed to eligible families under food security programme at Laxmi Bai Nagar on Sept. 1, 2013 in New Delhi, India
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A vendor sells food during a May Day rally in Lagos, Nigeria, May 1, 2012.
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A young Syrian refugee boy sells canned tuna and other food items in the Zaatari refugee camp, located close to the Jordanian city of Mafraq, near the border with Syria, on Sept. 4, 2013. Opened one year ago to house Syrians
Illustration depicting the Pilgrims serving food to American Indians at the first Thanksgiving dinner in 1621.
Indian minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Kumari Selja, left, escorts Chairman of ruling United Progressive Alliance and Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, right, as they walk out of Indian Parliament House during the debate on National Food Security Bill 2013, in New Delhi, India, Monday, Aug.26, 2013. News reports say Sonia Gandhi, India’s most powerful politician and leader of the ruling Congress Party, is in stable condition after falling ill during a debate in Parliament. Gandhi has been suffering from a fever since Sunday. She appeared fine during a parliamentary speech earlier Monday, but reports said she had to be escorted from Parliament in the evening by colleagues and her son Rahul Gandhi (AP Photo)
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Ikea faces a new food scandal after coliform bacteria – a type of bacteria also found in feces – was discovered in its almond cakes by Chinese authorities.
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Fish are the last wild food, but our oceans are being picked clean. Can farming fish take the place of catching them?
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Southern Sudanese wait for food, shelter, security and medicine at the village of Nzara, along Sudan's border with the Democratic Republic of Congo, on Aug. 18, 2010. Thousands have fled their nearby villages since a recent series of attacks by guerrilla fighters believed to be from the Lord's Resistance Army
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A sample of space food carried on the Apollo 11 lunar mission. The package contains beef with vegetables
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Bad food is easier to come by than good in too many places. Here junk fare is sold right outside a school.
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Sikhs gather in Washington, DC's Lafayatte Park, across from the White House for a "Night of Remembrance of the Wisconsin Gurdwara Shootings" Aug. 8, 2012, with prayers, speeches, food, and signing a memorial poster. The man to the left holds a poster of Oak Creek Police Officer Lt. Brian Murphy, age 51, who was shot at least 8 times as he pursued the gunman.
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Dr. Brian Wansink in the Cornell University food lab. Ithaca, New York.
A group of demonstrators hold signs during a rally in support of the state's upcoming Proposition 37 ballot measure outside the Ferry Building in San Francisco, California October 6, 2012. The initiative, commonly known as the California Right to Know Genetically Engineered Food Act, would require mandatory labeling of genetically-modified raw and processed food products and prohibit products containing such to be called natural. While supporters see the measure as part of the consumer's right to know, the controversial measure has also drawn strong criticisms in recent times for being poorly written, increasing costs for both taxpayers and consumers, as well as presenting additional risks of lawsuits against retailers. REUTERS/Stephen Lam (UNITED STATES - Tags: BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT)
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The 28th annual Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, Colo., on June 19, 2010
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Too much food.
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Color crazed: Some kids got revved up after consuming the amount of food dye contained in two 2-oz. (57 g) bags of candy — hardly a mega-dose.
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Caption from LIFE. Store-bought-food donated by Maude fascinates youngsters outside log cabin. ...
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Non-GMO food products, in Los Angeles, Calif., on October 19, 2012.
A smuggler carries food from Kentucky Fried Chicken to be delivered through an underground tunnel linking the Gaza Strip to Egypt, on May 13, 2013 in Rafah.
Women and children wait to be fed by the World Food Programme in Mogadishu. Getting help to hungry and homeless Somalis have become progressively harder as the violence has risen, claiming the lives of many U.N. staffers and aid workers.
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Insect food in Laos
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A woman receives food during a food distribution at a school in Cite Soleil slum in Port-au-Prince.
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Gwyneth Paltrow prepares food in the kitchen before the celebration of 'My Father's Daughter' on April 11, 2011 in New York City
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A Chinese inspector examines food products at the food safety inspection center of the Beijing entry-exit inspection and quarantine bureau, in Beijing.
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A menu at a New York City fast-food restaurant gives the calorie counts of the food on sale
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McDonald's chef Daniel Coudreaut is rethinking the food part of fast food
A healthy diet food grid
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In this photo supplied by World Food Programme, (WFP) food is distributed in Musita, Gokwe South, Midlands Province, Zimbabwe, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2008. The U.N. food aid agency found Zimbabweans reduced to eating wild fruits when it was able to reach the countryside after months of being blocked by the government, the agency said Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008 appealing for more donations to fight hunger in the southern African country
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FOOD FOR THOUGHT: In Niger, a voucher scheme gives recipients the means to buy food, left, and avoid feeding stations, below
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People line up for food organized by the U.N.'s World Food Program in the Cite Soleil neighborhood of Port-au-Prince on Jan. 16
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Refugees wait for food aid to be distributed in Yida refugee camp in South Sudan, near the volatile border with the north, on November 16, 2011.
Karel Navarro / AP
Yovani Palomino prepares food in the kitchen of her house in the shantytown of Pachacutec in Lima, Peru, December 18, 2010.
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An assortment of food with umami flavor
A tweet from food writer Ruth Reichl
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A worker at a food control institute in Germany analyzes eggs, suspected to be contaminated with dioxin.
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A food worker prepares eggs for inspection in Lansing, Illinois.
Carlos Barria / Reuters
A resident loots food from the Caribbean supermarket in downtown Port-au-Prince
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Fast food is on the rise in Bangalore, where the economy is booming
The specialty-food sector is growing as pantry goods that used to be basic commodities are being repackaged as upscale luxuries.
GRAINS OF HOPE: Following an airdrop by the World Food Program in war-torn west Darfur, Sudanese women sift the dust to salvage wheat that has spilled from burst food bags
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Older, traditional food stamps
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People walk past the fast-food restaurant Quick in Roubaix, northern France, on Feb. 20, 2010
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Spectators wait for food at Johnny Rockets in the new Yankee Stadium.
Mildred and Richard Loving and their friends Raymond and Annie Mae Green wait for their “to go” food, Port Royal, Virginia, April 1965.
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Iraqi soldiers distribute food among the residents of the Shiite enclave of Sadr city in Baghdad, Thursday, May 8, 2008.
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An Indian street food vendor hands a plate of snacks to a customer at his roadside stall in New Delhi.
The offerings at the food bank at Michigan State University include college favorites like chocolate chip cookie mix.
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Rising prices are crippling food and transportation programs that many seniors rely on
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Heaping portions of unhealthy food are a bad idea.
New, nutritional food items from Disney Consumer Products
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People push to receive food distributed by the Kenyan Red Cross in the Mathare slum in Nairobi.
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Sampling street food in the old quarter of Lahore
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Destiny Billiot carries food from her flooded home in Montegut, Louisiana
Volunteers serve food at St. Anthony's dining room in San Francisco
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MIXED UP: Fusion food, as defined by a street stall in Hong Kong
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Hermann Freidanck, the food and beverage director of Singapore Airlines
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U.S. President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters Malia Obama, 15 and Sasha Obama, 12, help pack and sistribute bags of food to needy children and seniors at the Capital Area Food Bank November 27, 2013 in Washington, DC.
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Typhoon Haiyan survivors help carry USAID donated food after a U.S. military helicopter unloaded it in the destroyed town of Guiuan, Philippines on November 14, 2013.
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A Filipino father and his children wait for food relief outside their makeshift tent in the supertyphoon-devastated city of Tacloban, in the Philippines' Leyte province, on Nov. 10, 2013
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Every year some 9.8 billion food animals are raised and slaughtered in the U.S.
Illustration by April Isch, University of Chicago
Like most early nocturnal mammals, Rugosodon eurasiaticus was active at night. This reconstruction shows Rugosodon searching for food among ferns and cycads on the lake shores in the darkness.
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Demonstrators in support of fast food workers march towards a McDonald's as they demand higher wages and the right to form a union without retaliation in New York City, on July 29, 2013.
“Home-cooked meal is prepared by couriers in compartment to avoid food in Yugoslav diner.”
"Home-cooked meal is prepared by couriers in compartment to avoid food in Yugoslav diner."
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Employees and supporters demonstrate outside of a Wendy's fast-food restaurant demanding higher pay on Monday in New York City.
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Paula Deen attends the South Beach Wine and Food Festival on February 27, 2011 in Miami Beach, Florida.
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An entrance to an ancient farming plantation in Qatar. The desert country imports most of its food, but is looking for ways to produce crops at home
Newly liberated prisoners wait on line for food at Bergen-Belsen, 1945.
Newly liberated prisoners wait on line for food at Bergen-Belsen, 1945.
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Newly-arrived Syrian refugee families receive food from the Jordanian military after crossing the border from Syria into Ramtha, Jordan, Sept. 5, 2012.
Musadeq Sadeq / AP
Two Afghan food sellers wait for customers at the market in the city of Kabul. Afghanistan has allocated $50 million to buy food, amid skyrocketing prices of food staples like wheat.
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BPA is commonly used to line food and beverage cans to prevent corrosion
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A person displays a federal food stamps card on February 10, 2011, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
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A worker weighs a bag of government subsidized food for a customer at a state-run market.
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Men dispose of shopping carts full of food damaged by Hurricane Sandy at the Fairway supermarket in the Red Hook section of Brooklyn, N.Y., on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012.
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Guy Fieri attends the 2010 South Beach Wine and Food Festival Grand Tasting Village on Feb. 28, 2010 in Miami Beach, Fla.
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People queue for free meals outside a McDonald's fast food restaurant in downtown Milan October 16, 2012.
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Carlo Gomes, apprentice miller with a specialization in animal food, pictured on June 13, 2012, at the "Kunz Kunath Fors AG" concentrated feed company in Burgdorf in the canton of Berne, Switzerland.
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A woman stands atop what may have been a grocery store. Haiti now faces food and water shortages
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A dazed, hooded Marine clutches a can of food during his outfit's retreat from the Chosin Reservoir during the Korean War, December 1950.
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BARREN GROUND: Women dry laundry near Kaguro village in North Darfur. The fight for water, food and fuel has inflamed tensions between farmers and nomads
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Anthony Bourdain is among many in the food business who have joined the debate on obesity in the U.S.
Carlos Barria / Reuters
A woman buys vegetables at a local food market in Shanghai on Dec. 11, 2010
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Crowds of immigrants from Tunisia wait for food distribution in Lampedusa, Italy, March 28, 2011
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A customer shops in the food section at Target
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Port-au-Prince residents are faced with food and water shortages and lack electricity
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The developer of a new salmon baby food aims to incorporate nutrient-rich fish into children's diets
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Volunteers in Detroit fill carts with food, personal care, household items and toys.
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A vendor at a seafood market in Beijing. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said it would not allow imports of Chinese farm-raised seafood unless suppliers could prove the shipments contained no harmful residue.
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Pakistani flood survivors try to catch bags of food dropped from an army helicopter in Lal Pir on Aug. 7
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An Iraqi refugee waits to receive food rations at a United Nations center in Douma, Syria.
UNDER PRESSURE: The cost of food is crushing India's poor
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A woman working at a food stall in a suburb of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. .
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Pakistani soldiers stand guard Sept. 16 near a food-distribution point in the town of Kandaro
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A volunteer sorts collection bins at a food bank operated by Northwest Harvest
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Volunteers Diane Trimble, left, from Elmwood Park, Ill., Sean Jackson, center, from Oak Park, Ill., and Katie Clark, from River Forest, Ill., work at the Oak Park-River Forest food pantry setting up food Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011.
Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej at a food festival in Bangkok.
A server at the French fast food restaurant, Cojean.
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MIX AND MATCH: Thai food blends familiar ingredients with the exotic
"Pigging out" Chef Nick Anderer serves up comfort food like Malfatti al Maialino
"Hot stuff" Liberal use of chili means that Manadonese food packs plenty of punch
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A man waits with one of his six children for a food handout at a roadside camp for flood victims on the outskirts of Peshawar, in Pakistan's Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, on Aug. 22, 2010