New Mexico chili peppers are distinct, but locals in the pepper industry have been struggling to compete with the foreign pepper market. A new state law requires that only New Mexico-grown peppers are labeled as such. Danise Coon/AP/NMSU Chile Pepper Institute hide caption

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It's Law: New Mexico Green Chilies Are Special
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Video Pick: Rooftop Farming In Brooklyn
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The Melt, a new restaurant chain, will serve grilled cheese and soup starting in August. The Melt hide caption

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Entrepreneur Bets On Happiness With Grilled Cheese
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The Quest For Kosher Among China's Other Billion
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They Came, They Saw, They Cooked: 5 Food Memoirs
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McDonald's Courts Mom Bloggers
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USDA meat labeling rule may make it easier to tell if your meat's been treated with a saline solution. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Yes, We Do Have Bananas, For Now
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President Barack Obama walks with First Lady Michelle Obama and their daughters Malia and Sasha to St. John's Church Sunday, July 17, 2011, in Washington. Carolyn Kaster/AP hide caption

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Obama: I Want A Debt Ceiling Deal For My Birthday
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Rieslings Strike Right Balance For Summer
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U.S. President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters Sasha and Malia watch the Women's World Cup while dining in the White House July 17, 2011 in Washington, DC. Pete Souza/The White House /Getty Images hide caption

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The First Lady's Calories ... Why Do They Count?
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Somali women displaced by drought await rations at a camp in Mogadishu, Somalia, Wednesday, July 20, 2011. Parts of southern Somalia are suffering from famine, a U.N. official said Wednesday, and tens of thousands of Somalis have already died in the worst hunger emergency in a generation. Mohamed Sheikh Nor/AP hide caption

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Historic Famine Threatens Millions
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