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The U.S. government is opening a criminal probe into vaping products. So far, the number of e-cigarette users getting sick is up to 530, and seven have died. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is looking into the cause of the illnesses.
Some call it cha, some call it chai. Different names for tea a drink that’s popular around the world. It’s been consumed in China for thousands of years, but it only made its way to Brazil in the early 19th century.
Uruguay may be South America’s smallest country, but it’s the region’s largest consumer of beef per person. However, for the first time ever, Uruguay is being forced to import beef. The reason: China’s growing appetite for high-end gourmet meat.