Health and Fitness

'France is a Feast': Photo exhibit celebrates Julia Child

Health and Fitness - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 00:04
YOUNTVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Mention Julia Child and the image that comes to mind is a tall woman with a spoon in one hand, saying in a high voice, "Bon appetit!"
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State reverses restrictive policy on hepatitis C drugs

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 23:25
All Medicaid recipients with hepatitis C now have access to disease-curing drugs.
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Which states gamble the most?

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 23:00
WalletHub's analysts compared the 50 states based on statistics such as the presence of illegal gambling operations and share of adults with gambling disorders.
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European court opens hearing on recognizing same-sex unions

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 21:29
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The European Court of Justice on Tuesday opened a hearing on the recognition of same-sex marriages in European Union countries where they aren't legal.
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This Chart Shows How You Can Make A Minimalist Wardrobe Work For You

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 20:36
We get it—sorting out your closet is easier said than done. Some of those clothing items might be worn again, we tell ourselves. Oh, and what about the dress you wore when you were hired for the job you love?…
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These Are Most Popular Thanksgiving Side Dishes In Every State

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 20:27
What’s your favorite Thanksgiving side? For me, it’s all about the mashed potatoes. I remember at my first Thanksgiving with my now-husband and his family, I was absolutely APPALLED that no mashed potatoes were in sight. Yes. Not a single…
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Crows Are Being Trained To Clean Up All Those Cigarette Butts

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:26
Many people think of crows as eerie, ominous animals. But these blackbirds are actually quite intelligent—so intelligent that humans are using them to help keep their cities clean. Crowded Cities, a Netherlands-based start-up, has developed a smart new device that…
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Girl Scouts To Parents: Don’t Force Your Kids To Give Hugs (no, Not Even To Grandma)

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:23
The holidays are here, which means that it is time to enjoy food, family, fun … and forced hugs? Yep. Most kids know the drill. They arrive at grandma’s house for Thanksgiving dinner, or they hear the doorbell ring as…
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All things bridal and 'trivia-l' are fun at couples' night-out

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 19:00
What famous tennis star just got married in November? Who does Cinderella marry in a fairy-tale wedding? These and other important wedding facts will be topics at the Trivia Night of St. Louis' Best Bridal on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018,…
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This state passed a law that makes it illegal to leave your dog outside in extreme weather

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:52
The holiday season is upon us. For most of us, that means Christmas carols, presents, delicious food and lots of family time. But for dogs who live outdoors, the coming of the holidays just means cold weather, freezing snow and…
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Pennsylvania Passed A Law That Makes It Illegal To Leave Your Dog Outside In Extreme Weather

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:52
The holiday season is upon us. For most of us, that means Christmas carols, presents, delicious food and lots of family time. But for dogs who live outdoors, the coming of the holidays just means cold weather, freezing snow and…
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Here’s What Kind Of Thanksgiving Weather To Expect

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:27
Weather on Thanksgiving day is going to feel very different on each side of the United States. The jet stream is buckling, causing two very different temperature extremes — warmer than usual temperatures west of the Mississippi River and colder…
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Walmart Has Ugly Christmas Suits And Ties For All Your Holiday Party Needs

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:20
Ugly Christmas sweaters are always a hit at holiday parties, but don’t think you have to keep wearing the same old funny pullover each and every year. You can mix things up for Christmas 2017—especially now that Walmart is selling…
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‘Touched By An Angel’ Star Della Reese Dies At Age 86

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 18:19
Legendary singer and star of “Touched By an Angel” Della Reese died on Nov. 19 at the age of 86. Reese’s costar Roma Downey confirmed to People in an exclusive statement that Reese had passed away: “On behalf of her…
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After 25 years in the beer business, A-B exec makes a move — to underwear

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 17:00
After 25 years in the beer business, Dan Barry made a big move - and started an e-commerce underwear brand called "Marc Skid."
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Cranberry overload spurs U.S. producers to dump extra supply

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 16:27
Processors are seeking government permission to turn excess fruit into fertilizer.
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How To Watch This Year’s Thanksgiving Specials, Movies And TV Episodes

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 16:24
As we get closer to Thanksgiving, it is easy to get so busy that we forget about the reason we celebrate. Let’s face it, it can be challenging to feel thankful when we are so stressed out trying to get…
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COOKING ON DEADLINE: Lemon Curd

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:44
So, what is lemon curd, and what do you do with it?
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Melania Trump, son Barron receive White House Christmas tree

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:43
WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump and son Barron joined in a time-honored tradition of receiving the official White House Christmas tree, which will become the showstopper for a president who has vowed to put Christmas back at the center of…
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After CNN investigation, Puerto Rico asks funeral homes to help identify hurricane deaths

Health and Fitness - Tue, 11/21/2017 - 15:21
Puerto Rico is asking for help with its efforts to tally deaths from Hurricane Maria.
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