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What’s the best way to cook a burger? Pan-fried, broiled, or grilled? Consumer Reports cooked lots of burgers in three different ways to see which method delivers the best burger.

To find out, CR cooked up premade 5-ounce patties three ways: in a cast-iron skillet, under a broiler, and on a gas grill. They used an 80/20 mixture of ground beef because it has enough fat to keep the patties moist even when cooked through to a safe internal temperature. They also included two meat alternative burgers, the Beyond and Impossible.

Turns out, whether it’s meat-free or beef, broiling your

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Blacksburg police announced Thursday that investigators are looking into reports that customers were drugged at a town restaurant.

In a news release, police said there were “multiple complaints and social media reports” about people being affected by something put in their drinks at Centro Taco Bar, a restaurant on North Main Street. No evidence has been found to substantiate the drugging, but there is an ongoing investigation involving town police, the Virginia Alcoholic Beverage Control Authority and the state Department of Forensic Science, the news release said.

The supposed drugging involved drinks being tainted with a substance that caused “cognitive

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ) – Blacksburg Police continue to investigate reports of drink-spiking at the Centro Taco Bar.

Police say over the last several months, they have received complaints and social media reports from people believing “a substance used to cause cognitive impairment had been added to their drinks” at the restaurant.

A search warrant executed May 18 indicates at least one woman submitted a blood and urine sample as part of the investigation.

The restaurant is part of the Roanoke Regional Restaurant Group, with which Jerry Smith once worked to get restaurants up and running. Smith was found dead this

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BLACKSBURG, Va. (WDBJ) – The owners of Centro Taco Bar in Blacksburg responded Friday to the police investigation into reports of drinks being spiked at the restaurant.

Centro Taco Bar released the following statement:

“In response to the statement provided by the Blacksburg Police Department on Thursday, we want to reinforce our commitment to cooperating with the Department’s investigation. We have a zero-tolerance policy for any behavior that violates or threatens the safety of our patrons or employees. It is extremely concerning that anyone has felt that their safety or health was compromised in our establishment, and we take these

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ELLINGTON, CT (WFSB) – The North Central District Health Department is putting out a warning for consumers not to eat food purchased from Gerry’s Donuts in Ellington.

The warning was issued after the health department received several reports of gastrointestinal illness from people who recently consumed donuts and other products from the business.

Symptoms reported included vomiting and diarrhea.

Gerry’s Donuts is closed while the health department investigates the cause of the illness.

The health department advised anyone who purchased products from Gerry’s Donuts, should discard them immediately.

Anyone experiencing illness should contact their healthcare provider.

Gerry’s Donuts posted a

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— Record First Quarter Net Sales Rise 17.1 Percent to $1.24 Billion —
— First Quarter Net Income Increases 13.0 percent to $315.2 Million —
— First Quarter Net Income per Diluted Share Increases 14.2 percent to $0.59 per share —

CORONA, Calif., May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Monster Beverage Corporation (NASDAQ: MNST) today reported financial results for the three-months ended March 31, 2021.

COVID-19 Pandemic

The Company’s top priority remains the health, safety and well-being of its employees. The Company’s flavor manufacturing facilities, its co-packers, warehouses and shipment facilities, have operated throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. The Company’s bottlers/distributors

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