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Former Hummel C.E.O. Is condemned in the tuna pricing system

Former President and CEO of Bumble Bee Foods was sentenced to 40 months in prison and a $ 100,000 fine on Tuesday for his role in a year-long conspiracy to set canned tuna prices, the Justice Department said. The former director, Christopher Lischewski, was the head of the program, the authorities said. There were three other executives who pleaded guilty …

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Sen. Mark Warner’s Mayo-heavy tuna melting tutorial met with ridicule

The Virginia Democrat showed a video on Instagram this week about how to melt a tuna – a polarizing choice among many sandwich lovers – that also served as a hand washing tutorial. Warner’s culinary creation begins with two slices of unroasted bread, which he immediately covers with a heaped layer of mayonnaise. He notes, “I love Mayo. I know …

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The research team unveils "Tunabot", the first robotic fish to keep up with a tuna

the development of a high-frequency experimental platform that explores the performance of swimming fish. Picture credits: Haibo Dong Mechanical Engineers at the University of Virginia's School of Engineering, in collaboration with biologists from Harvard University, have developed the first robotic fish that has been shown to mimic the speed and motion of live yellowfin tuna. The peer-reviewed publication "Tuna Robotics: …

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Tsukiji Fish Market Record Tuna auction price

The recent big tuna auction in the recently relocated Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo has caused a sensation. Kiyoshi Kimura from the Sushizanmai sushi chain has paid a whopping 333.6 million JPY (about $ 3.1 million) for large 613-pound tuna. Kimura wins his title for the most expensive prize a single fish paid at the New Year's Auction, where he …

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612-pound tuna reaches a record $ 3.1 million in Japan

Kiyoshi Kimura, president of the sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, shows the record tuna in his main restaurant in Tokyo. (Credit: CNN) Kiyoshi Kimura, president of the sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, shows the record tuna in his main restaurant in Tokyo. (CNN) The self-styled Japanese "Tuna King" and the owner of a sushi restaurant, Kiyoshi Kimura, paid a record $ 3.1 …

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Massive tuna is $ 3.1 million at Japan auction

Kimura's purchase doubled the previous record of 155 million yen set at the 2013 annual New Year's Auction. The valuable and vulnerable fish brought the scales to 612 pounds (278 kg). Sushi-Zanmai, the president of sushi restaurant chain, said he was amazed at how much the price was, but was not discouraged from exceeding the record. "I had expected the …

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The Japanese "Tuna King" paid a record $ 3 million for the popular tuna at the famed Tokyo Fish Auction

The self-described Japanese "Tuna King" Kiyoshi Kimura paid a record $ 3 million for a 612-pound (278 kilograms) bluefin tuna at Saturday's first New Year's Saturday auction in Tokyo. The winning amount and the endangered species were more than twice the auction record of the annual New Year's auction set in 2013. CLICK HERE TO WIN THE FOX NEWS APP …

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Japan sushi tycoon pays record tuna price

Media playback is not supported on your device. Media Caption "Tuna King" Kiyoshi Kimura on his Most Expensive Fish A Japanese sushi chef has paid a record $ 3.1 million (£ 2.5 million) for a giant tuna tuna first New Year's auction at the new fish market in Tokyo. Self-proclaimed "Tuna King" Kiyoshi Kimura bought the 278 kg of bluefin …

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Warming of the oceans linked to the spread of bluefin tuna in British waters

Image copyright Getty Images More and more bluefin tuna is being seen in UK waters due to the warming of a long-term ocean current, researchers say. These large, fast-paced fish are a globally endangered species and almost disappeared from the United Kingdom about 40 years ago. Scientists say their rise is related to the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation (AMO). In a …

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