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Global food giant Unilever, which owns the ubiquitous Hellmann's brand, is suing Hampton Creek, the maker of Just Mayo, an egg-free spread made from peas, sorghum and other plants. Richard Levine/Corbis; Courtesy of Hampton Creek hide caption

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Big Mayo Vs. Little Mayo: Which Brand Has Egg On Its Face?

Unilever is claiming that the label on Hampton Creek's egg-free spread is misleading and is threatening to its Hellmann's brand. But marketing experts say the strategy may have backfired.

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Mali Already Has An Ebola Cluster: Can The Virus Be Stopped?

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To Lure Investors And Move Money, China Links Two Stock Markets

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A jogger goes for a run amid heavy smog in Shanghai on Wednesday. China has for the first time agreed to limit its carbon emissions, but critics are questioning whether the move goes far enough. AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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China Agrees To Pollution Limits, But Will It Make A Difference?

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California sheep rancher Dan Macon had to sell almost half of his herd because the drought left him without enough feed. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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With Drought The New Normal, Calif. Farmers Find They Have To Change

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Global food giant Unilever, which owns the ubiquitous Hellmann's brand, is suing Hampton Creek, the maker of Just Mayo, an egg-free spread made from peas, sorghum and other plants. Richard Levine/Corbis; Courtesy of Hampton Creek hide caption

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Big Mayo Vs. Little Mayo: Which Brand Has Egg On Its Face?

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State Health Insurance Exchanges Hope To Woo Urban Minorities

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"My hope has always been to make movies with people of color in them but tell stories that are universal," says Gina Prince-Bythewood. Suzanne Tenner/Blackbird Productions hide caption

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Director Gina Prince-Bythewood: It's Time To 'Obliterate The Term Black Film'

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Don Blankenship, former CEO of Massey Energy, is accused of thwarting mine safety enforcement and conspiring to violate mine safety law. Massey Energy owned the Upper Big Branch mine in West Virginia, which exploded in 2010, killing 29. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Former CEO Indicted For Alleged Role In Deadly Mine Disaster

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Separates Fact From Fiction In 'Interstellar'

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Ron Riveira, 42, a retired Navy corpsman and a medic for the Marines, with retired Army medic Jason Deitch, 44, in Concord, Calif. The two crossed paths while they were deployed overseas and reconnected back in the states. StoryCorps hide caption

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For Veteran, Hospice Care Work Connects Him To Family

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Why The Caged Bird Raps

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