July 13, 2017 RSS feed / Features

U.S. Government Agrees To Help Maine Wild Blueberry Industry

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The federal government is again trying to prop up the wild blueberry industry in Maine, where sagging prices jeopardize one of the state’s longest-standing agricultural industries.  More...

Today In History

1977: Blackout Hits New York City

Today is Thursday, July 13, the 194th day of 2017. There are 171 days left in the year.  Today’s Highlight in History:  More...

Physicists Find New Particle With A Double Dose Of Charm

WASHINGTON (AP) – Scientists have found an extra charming new subatomic particle that they hope will help further explain a key force that binds matter together.  Physicists at the Large Hadron Collider in Europe announced Thursday the fle More...

Cavatappi With Cherry Tomatoes, Pesto

Summer, summer, summer. The word is fat and round and breezy and rolls around nicely on the tongue. And we want our food to be breezy, too.  If you have basil and tomatoes growing in your garden, make this. More...

Campbell Soup Buying Pacific Foods For $700 Million

NEW YORK ( AP) – Campbell Soup says it has agreed to pay $700 million to acquire Pacific Foods, which makes organic broths and plant-based drinks.  More...

Go Ahead, Dive Into The Veggie Noodle World With “Zoodles”

Vegetable “noodles'' are super trendy, and summer is the best time to make them since the king of veggie noodle – zucchini – is ubiquitous, and inexpensive.  More...