Ground Beef Recall, Snowden Given Temporary Asylum, Bread Consumption Down in France

More than 50,000 pounds of ground beef produced at a Kansas plant have been recalled due to possible E. coli contamination.

After more than five weeks in Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, Edward Snowden has been granted temporary asylum in Russia and is free to live and work in the country for up to a year while his application for permanent political asylum is pending.

Manufacturing in the U.S. is growing at the fastest rate in more than two years.

Bread consumption is on the decline in France. Nowadays the average Frenchman eats half a baguette a day, compared to more than three in 1900.

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