| Aug 29, 2014
| 10:36 AM
After opening a series of restaurants all over Los Angeles and the infamous Kogi truck, Roy Choi is turning his attention to 99-cent fast food. If you're thinking mass-produced burgers and pink slime, think again.
On the menu at Loco'l, Choi's new...
| Aug 29, 2014
Ogee Muniz, dressed as a Firebird, complete with a red mask, was chatting with her Gingerbread Man-out-of-"Shrek" boyfriend Anthony Cruz in the United Center concourse before Arcade Fire's Tuesday night set when a petite woman in a formal dress approached...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:53 AM
Barbara Poppa, wardrobe supervisor at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, reached for a plastic basket and pointed to the washing machine before her.
"I've got exciting laundry to do," she said, holding a ballerina's slip for Russian dancers Osipova and...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Charlie McKenna is known for the smoky barbecued ribs he cranks out at Lillie's Q (1856 W. North Ave., 773-772-5500) in Bucktown, but McKenna's smoked and deep-fried chicken has a strong following, too.
"It's been on Lillie's menu from the beginning,"...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:35 AM
Do you feel like a late bloomer?
The term is defined as someone who is slow to develop talent. It can be used to describe a child or adolescent who does not develop as quickly as her peers, but catches up and in some cases overtakes them. It also applies...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 3:10 AM
HONG KONG (Reuters) - A Chinese retailer is offering insurance to customers who buy infant milk powder, highlighting the lengths to which companies are going to address concern about food safety in China.
Suning Commerce Group Ltd, which owns the Redbaby...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 4:24 AM
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Business is booming at Charoen Pokphand Foods Pcl (CPF) , Thailand's biggest meat and animal feed producer, especially now it has won orders for chicken products from McDonald's Holding Co (Japan) after a food scare in China.
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Two new restaurants, a day care facility and a swim club may be coming to Willowbrook.
Village trustees recently received documents related to the businesses and could vote on them in August, according to officials.
Oishi Sushi is looking to open in a...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:35 AM
Most people are familiar with the concept of a protein burger. It's the low-carber's favorite fast food indulgence with a beef patty wrapped in lettuce instead of a bun.
At the new Fatburger/Buffalo's Express in Beverly Hills, a typical protein-style...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:25 PM
McDonald's Corp. is gearing up to sell chicken and beef in a few Chinese cities again this week after its supplier was accused of selling old meat, but the company said Monday that the food scare is hurting its results across Asia.
| Aug 3, 2014
| 12:47 PM
PEKÍN (Reuters) - La policía china detuvo a seis ejecutivos de una empresa abastecedora de carne que se encuentra en el centro del más reciente escándalo sobre seguridad alimentaria en el país, informaron el domingo medios estatales.
El jefe de la...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:24 PM
I enjoyed the article on Lucky Day and his trash removal vocation ("Lucky picks up hobby," Huntington Beach Independent, July 31).
I was delighted but not surprised to read of the efforts his family makes on his behalf. I know from personal experience...