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As Deen’s Empire Crumbles, She Still Plans to Appear at a D.C. Cooking Expo

Paula Deen’s multimillion-dollar merchandise and media empire continues to unravel following revelations that she used racial slurs in the past, but an expo that presents annually in D.C. is sticking by the celebrity cook.


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Virginia-Based Pork Producer To Open Taste Of Smithfield Restaurant

Pork producer Smithfield Foods Inc. is opening an 8,700-square-foot restaurant showcasing its products in its namesake headquarters town.