More than 47 million Americans have been hit by a $5 billion cut in food stamp benefits that took effect Nov. 1. And even more cuts may be on the way as Congress works to pass a new budget. Here is a state-by-state breakdown of the current cuts, which last through September 2014, according to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities:
A North Carolina producer of peppers and hot sauces is voluntarily recalling 6,215 pounds of fresh serrano chili peppers because some tested positive for salmonella. Here are other notable food recalls that made headlines.