| Jun 27, 2013
| 6:26 AM
MOSCOW (AP) — Moscow's main airport swarmed with journalists from around the globe Wednesday, but the man they were looking for, National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, was nowhere to be seen.
The mystery of his whereabouts only deepened a...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 2:37 PM
As a registered dietitian with the Washington County Health Department, Tammy Thornton has a simple rule at home for her children: No cola allowed.
She also knows that sometimes kids don’t always follow the rules when they’re out of Mom&...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 8:00 AM
This list of off-the-menu dishes doesn't include anything from In-N-Out or McDonald's; you already know about those. These, which you might not be familiar with, are iconic items from places particular to Los Angeles. And though access to a couple of...
| May 29, 2013
| 2:30 AM
IMPLANTABLE DEFIBRILLATORS: SIMPLE FIX MAY SAVE LIVES
An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) can be a lifesaving device in someone with a tendency to develop dangerous heart rhythms. An ICD detects the onset of an irregular and potentially fatal...
| May 29, 2013
| 3:01 PM
As one of the many new vendors participating in Grand Central Market's current revamp, Valerie Confections will open Valerie, a coffee shop/lunch counter hybrid version of the L.A. bakery Friday. The shop is located at the stall formerly occupied by MF...
| May 22, 2013
| 1:10 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Adults who drink at least one sugar-sweetened drink a day are slightly more likely to develop kidney stones than people who rarely imbibe them, according to a new study.
While the recommendation for kidney stone prevention has...
| May 26, 2013
BYRON BAY, AUSTRALIA — My face flushed cherry red and my sweat-soaked sundress clung to my body. I stood, elated, on a wooden platform at the summit of Mt. Warning, a jagged peak in the Gondwana rain forest. The mountain, in the far northeastern...
| May 17, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The free egg salad sandwiches served at the farm auction on the north edge of Aurora in eastern South Dakota about 1922 was the culprit, ushering in ptomaine poisoning.
Then there was the infamous Ed Ziebarth sale near Elkton in February 1931. At that...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:19 PM
Starbucks wants a few extra pennies for that latte.
The Seattle-based coffee company says it's hiking prices on average by 1 percent nationally starting Tuesday. But it says the price for many drinks, such as medium and large brewed coffees and...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Go Get Em Tiger, the new coffee shop from the team behind G&B Coffee downtown, is expected to open this week in Larchmont Village. Tucked into a storefront that was formerly a Baskin-Robbins, Go Get Em Tiger might open as soon as Thursday, depending on...
| May 20, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Summer's coming up quick, and the Southland's craft breweries are preparing a varied slate of new brews to bottle (or can) for your summertime celebrations.
Summer Ale and IPAs
Golden Road Brewing has begun to can a new seasonal beer for the warmer...
| May 15, 2013
For a while Monday night, the lead story on The New York Times website did not involve Angelina Jolie, Benghazi or a single politician.
The hot, hot news?
Intelligentsia, the Chicago coffee company, is opening a coffee bar in Manhattan.