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Live Nation Sells House of Blues Shares; EasyJet Lands in Un-Kosher Situation

• Live Nation plans to sell a 50 percent share of Lansdowne Street’s House of Blues to a local investor group that includes Don Law and David Mugar. [Boston Hospitality Industry]

• The Boston Licensing Board decides today whether to let Sal’s, a newish spot on Tremont Street, extend its hours from 10 p.m. to midnight, despite the protests of some neighbors. [Universal Hub]

• Here’s an oops: British airline EasyJet is in the doghouse after offering ham and bacon sandwiches on a London-to-Israel flight, with the none of the usual kosher or vegetarian options. [CNN]

• See video of one of the small group of livestock farmers trying to bring back the American bison. The meat is healthier than beef and American-raised, he says. And hey, you never hear of mad bison disease! [HuffPo]

• We never knew Panera had a (now-discontinued) pizza line, Crispani, and evidently neither did a lot of other people: The company just settled a lawsuit claiming it inflated Crispani’s success to investors. [NRN]

• After recent grain-price surges, wheat dropped precipitously yesterday as speculators cut their estimates owing to recent political uprisings in grain-importing North African and Middle Eastern countries, and escalating violence in Libya. [Bloomberg]

Live Nation Sells House of Blues Shares; EasyJet Lands in Un-Kosher Situation