Food And Drink

Italian wine harvest begins 10 days early with heat, drought

Aug 4, 2017

The Italian grape harvest is having its earliest start in a decade, due to the effects of the summer's heatwave and drought

Canada OKs Idaho company's genetically engineered potatoes

Aug 3, 2017

Canadian officials say three types of potatoes genetically engineered by an Idaho company to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe to eat

Judith Jones, editor of Julia Child, dead at 93

Aug 2, 2017

Judith Jones, who helped revolutionize American cuisine by publishing Julia Child and other cookbook authors, worked for decades with John Updike and Anne Tyler and helped introduce English-language readers to "The Diary of Anne Frank," has died at age 93

Bizarre Foods host on new show, travel tips, addiction hope

Aug 2, 2017

Travel Channel's 'Bizarre Foods' host Andrew Zimmern says he's known as "fat guy runs around world, eats bugs" but his new show, "The Zimmern List," will showcase his personal favorites

Food fight erupts over Pennsylvania 'Pierogi Festival' name

Aug 1, 2017

A suburban Chicago food festival is threatening a trademark infringement lawsuit over a Pennsylvania group's use of the name "Pierogi Festival."

Biking across Lake Champlain on an old rail causeway

Aug 1, 2017

A long-abandoned railroad causeway across a broad section of Lake Champlain from the Vermont mainland to the island community of South Hero gives bicyclists and others a chance to almost pedal on water amid the pleasure boats plying the lake

Never mind April in Paris. Autumn in Provence is perfect

Aug 1, 2017

Never mind April in Paris. Autumn in Provence couldn't be lovelier

Tourists evacuate N Carolina island; local businesses hurt

Jul 30, 2017

A power outage that drove tourists from two North Carolina islands was wiping out a significant chunk of the lucrative summer months for local businesses

The Latest: Hatteras Island gets mandatory evacuation order

Jul 29, 2017

North Carolina's Hatteras Island under mandatory evacuation order for visitors starting at 6 a.m. Saturday

Vacation blackout: Power outage hits North Carolina islands

Jul 28, 2017

A man-made power outage _ not an approaching hurricane _ forced 10,000 tourists to flee the Outer Banks and turned summer vacation into a messy, sweaty nightmare for many

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