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5:14am

Fri March 16, 2012
Television

Hotel Alcatraz Isn't Exactly Like The Prison

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5:04am

Fri March 16, 2012
Europe

Pope Benedict Has His Own Custom Cologne

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4:53am

Fri March 16, 2012
Movies

Cameras Follow World's Greatest Sushi Chef

Jiro Ono, 85, owns a small sushi restaurant in a Tokyo subway station. The 10 seats at the sushi bar require reservations months in advance. In the new movie, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, director David Gelb explores the chef's relationships with his sons and the art of sushi-making. Gelb talks to Renee Montagne about Ono's story.

4:46am

Fri March 16, 2012
Food

Pink Slime Could Be In Grocery Store Beef Too

The Department of Agriculture has announced it would give schools the choice to order ground beef that does not contain Pink Slime — otherwise known as lean beef trimmings. But beef trimmings aren't just found in school lunches.

4:30am

Fri March 16, 2012
Sports

Iowa State Defeats UConn; VCU Beats Wichita St.

Originally published on Fri March 16, 2012 11:08 am

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