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Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei expresses 'pessimism' after nuclear deal

The changes have given Iran the chance to flood the oil market with its cheap, high quality crude oil, which would be beneficial for an oil importer like India. He also said the breakdown in relations sharply spiraled in 2013, when Iran and the P5+1 powers struck a preliminary nuclear deal. Kerry had to call the Iranian foreign minister, Javad Zarif, multiple times last week to secure the release of the USA sailors, and throughout it an admiral from the Iranian Revolutionary Guard insisted ...

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US Safety Official Recommends Keeping Fire Extinguisher Handy When Using Hoverboards

The announcement was made on Wednesday in a statement from U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) chairman Elliot F. Kaye. Because of "the increasing number of serious injuries and emergency room visits associated with these products", the commission announced that it is expanding its investigation into hoverboard falls and injuries, which may be caused by design flaws in the boards.

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Chipotle to close all stores for one day on February 8

According to The Oregonian , a company representative said the shutdown is scheduled for February 8. The chain has announced a company-wide meeting to talk about food safety in the wake of the food contamination issues. Chipotle's same-store sales dropped by 14.6 percent in the last quarter. To deal with the matter, the company has employed a food safety expert, altered its food handling practices and has begun testing produce prior to their shipment to stores.

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Chipotle promises new focus on food safety

In October and November, more than 50 people were sickened in nine states due to an E. coli outbreak traced to the chain. After a month and half of outbreak-free news, Chipotle believes that the Centers of Disease Control will soon call an end to the outbreak .

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Chipotle to close stores February 8 for food safety meeting

Reps from the Colorado-based company later confirmed that the Mexican joint would be holding a national employee meeting on the date to discuss its response to issues with E. The fast-food chain's stocks have been reeling following a series of food poising incidents over the last six months, which left more than 500 of its customers sickened.

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Chipotle to close all restaurants on February 8 for food safety meeting

The company has also partnered with a preeminent a food safety testing and consulting firm, IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group, to become "the safest restaurant company in the industry". The Denver-based chain says all its stores will open at 3 p.m. local time on February 8, four hours later than usual. Chipotle aspires to be "as in front of food safety as we are in front of sourcing great ingredients, like Food With Integrity, [and] in front of the industry in terms of our people ...