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In this photo illustration a cantaloupe is seen sliced open on September 29, 2011 in Miami, Florida.
Friday, Sep. 30, 2011

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  • a Georgetown University public health expert, criticizing the food-safety system in the U.S. in light of a listeria outbreak in cantaloupe that has killed at least 13 people
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