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  • Go For the Food: Santa Fe twist on roadside diner

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — There is no shortage of good food in this northern New Mexico town, where the many casual and gourmet takes on the state's trademark Hatch chile dishes are almost as big a draw as the city's art galleries and festivals. The question typically is not where to go,...

  • Ghostly tours of New York state Capitol in October

    Updated: 27 min ago

    ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Seasonal ghostly tours of the state Capitol are being offered next month. The free "Capitol Hauntings" tours start Monday, Oct. 6 and feature ghost stories associated with the Capitol. Guides on the hour-long tours will tell tales about the night watchman who died...

  • Depression-era photographer's work on display

    Updated: 27 min ago

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Iconic images from the Great Depression are on display in a Cooperstown museum's exhibit featuring the work of a prominent American photographer. More than 50 photographs taken by Dorothea Lange during the 1930s are on display at the Fenimore Art Museum...

  • Phan: 20 years of defining modern Vietnamese food

    Updated: 28 min ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — There were a few raised eyebrows when Charles Phan unveiled his concept of a simple but stylish restaurant serving Vietnamese food with a modern, Californian twist. After all, this was the mid-'90s, when the predominant trend in Asian food was cheap and basic. But...

  • Colorado Springs cookbook author teaches classes to help prevent cancer

    By Teresa Farney
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    JL Fields is all about food and fitness. Fields operates her business under the name Go Vegan with JL. She is a vegan lifestyle coach and educator, personal chef, career coach and a corporate consultant offering wellness training, brand representation and strategic planning services....

  • Updates available on Mountain Parkway expansion

    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Transportation Cabinet has started an online and social media campaign to provide information about the Mountain Parkway expansion. State officials say the 46-mile project will create a safer and wider transportation corridor to better connect eastern...

  • Almost $100,000 awarded to local arts and cultural organizations in Colorado Creates grant program

    By Jennifer Mulson -
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    Colorado Creative Industries awarded almost $100,000 in grants to 14 local arts and cultural organizations on Monday. The Colorado Creates grant program provides financial support to statewide nonprofit cultural organizations and government agencies that produce arts and cultural...

  • Sauce, beans banish flavorless baked white fish

    By MELISSA D'ARABIAN The Associated Press -
    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    Here's the thing about baked white fish, such as haddock or cod: We know we should eat more of it because it's such a healthy choice. Trouble is, we also know that most baked white fish is dry and tasteless. I speak from experience. I hate to throw my mom under the bus, but her baked...

  • The People's Pharmacy: Are drug companies bankrupting health care?

    By Joe Graedon, M.S., and Teresa Graedon, Ph.D. King Features Syndicate -
    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    The pharmaceutical industry historically has been highly profitable. But in recent years, there have been relatively few blockbusters like Prozac, Lipitor and Nexium. Such medications used to bring in tens of billions of dollars to the companies and their shareholders. Now these drugs...

  • The Survival Doctor: Be prepared but try not to worry too much about it

    Published: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    September is National Preparedness Month, and I have a suggestion on how you might commemorate it: Don't worry so much. I'm sure you're all-too aware of the multiple health risks you face on a daily basis. The list is daunting. There are wildfires and flash floods, mosquitoes that...