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Death of Twinkies on hold as judge tries to save Hostess jobs

A box of Hostess Twinkies is seen on the shelves at a Wonder Bread Hostess Bakery Outlet in Glendale, California, in this November 16, 2012, file photo. REUTERS/Bret Hartman/Files

A box of Hostess Twinkies is seen on the shelves at a Wonder Bread Hostess Bakery Outlet in Glendale, California, in this November 16, 2012, file photo. REUTERS/Bret Hartman/Files

A box of Hostess Twinkies is seen on the shelves at a Wonder Bread Hostess Bakery Outlet in Glendale, California, in this November 16, 2012, file photo. REUTERS/Bret Hartman/Files
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Trucks are parked at the closed Hostess plant in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Trucks are parked at the closed Hostess plant in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

Trucks are parked at the closed Hostess plant in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
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The sign on the roof of the closed Hostess plant in Denver is seen with the Rocky Mountains in the background in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

The sign on the roof of the closed Hostess plant in Denver is seen with the Rocky Mountains in the background in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

The sign on the roof of the closed Hostess plant in Denver is seen with the Rocky Mountains in the background in Denver November 19, 2012. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
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