Stories tagged: food insecurity
Wed., June 28, 2017, 2:53 p.m.
From destruction to cholera, Yemen war brings disasters
More than two years of civil war have led to continually compounding disasters in Yemen. Fighting rages on in a deadly stalemate. The economy has been bombed into ruins. Hunger …
Mon., May 22, 2017, 5 p.m.
Experts measure food waste not in dollars or tons, but by the toll it takes on Americans’ health
If all that lost food were put on people’s plates, it would be enough to provide more than 190 million adults with 2,000 calories of energy every day, according to …
Wed., Nov. 18, 2009
Recession raises numbers at free meals, food banks
The recession is finding its way to the dinner table for more and more people. A new federal survey shows the number of people without a steady, reliable supply of …