Pakistanis who’ve longed for easy access to their country’s most prized fruit will likely be able to find their favored mangoes on supermarket shelves in Chicago soon. This week the first shipment of Pakistani mangoes, all of the sweet chaunsa variety, arrived in Chicago.
How much would you pay for a burger with lettuce, tomato, pickles, onion rings, cheddar and bacon?At Corner Burger in Brooklyn, Hilda Hampar charges $9.25. At that price, tables in her restaurant often sit empty.So she made a deal with Groupon.
It's not that there aren't economic disruptions from the earthquake in Japan.Two of Japan's major industries — electronics and auto manufacturing — both had some factories in the region where the earthquake hit.Shinichi Sato works for Hino Motors, which makes trucks and buses in Japan.