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FILE- This Feb. 5, 2013, file photo, shows exterior of the now closed Sweet Cakes by Melissa in Gresham, Ore. The Supreme Court is throwing out an Oregon court ruling against bakers who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. The move keeps the high-profile case off the court’s election-year calendar and orders state judges to take a new look at the dispute between the lesbian couple and the owners of a now-closed bakery. The justices already have agreed to decide whether federal civil rights law protects people from job discrimination due to their sexual orientation or gender identity. (Everton Bailey Jr./The Oregonian via AP)
June 17, 2019 - 12:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court decided Monday against a high-stakes, election-year case about the competing rights of gay and lesbian couples and merchants who refuse to provide services for same-sex weddings. The justices handed bakers in the Portland, Oregon, area a small victory by throwing...
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Tyson meat alternative products
This undated product image provided by Tyson Foods, Inc. shows a plant-based meat alternative made by Tyson Foods. The blended burger made from beef and pea protein will follow this fall. The product will be sold under a new brand, Raised and Rooted, which will continue to develop new plant-based products and blends. (Kevin Smith/Tyson Foods, Inc. via AP)
June 13, 2019 - 11:53 am
Tyson is responding to a growing global trend toward plant-based eating, fueled by health and environmental concerns
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June 07, 2019 - 11:53 am
It’s been a truism in the diet world that red meat is worse for your cholesterol than white meat like chicken or pork. A new study seems to have found that not to be the case. The key is not what type of meat you eat, but how much saturated fat you consume more broadly. The study , which was...
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June 07, 2019 - 10:36 am
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: A horse walks into a McDonald’s… In a video published late last week from Staines England, a town southwest of London, near Heathrow Airport, a man attempted to take a horse into a local McDonald’s, shouting about the animal wanted a double cheeseburger...
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June 07, 2019 - 10:33 am
There are a lot of fake food holidays out there—“ National Grilled Cheese Day ,” “ National Fries Day .” Maybe fun. Definitely not real. But there is a food holiday on the calendar with an actual history that long predates the trend of major food associations and chains declaring a day in honor of...
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This Friday, May 24, 2019 photo shows the "sell by" date for a jug of milk in New York. In May 2019, U.S. regulators are again urging food makers to reduce the variety of terms like "best by" and "use by" that cause confusion about when food should be thrown out. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
June 06, 2019 - 9:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — If milk is a few days past its "Sell By" date, is it safe to drink? U.S. regulators are urging food-makers to be more consistent with labeling terms like "Best By" and "Enjoy By" that cause confusion. By clarifying the meaning of such dates, they are trying to prevent people from...
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A glass of bubble tea with milk
June 05, 2019 - 10:05 am
Bubble tea—the sweet tea beverage filled with tiny little pearls of tapioca that explode in your mouth—is big business. Some estimates say the industry will be worth more than $11 billion by the middle of the next decade . You can find shops slinging the stuff from Nepal to Nebraska, but it hasn’t...
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A wedge of green guacamole cheese from Dairy Dairy of Holland
The Fresh Market
June 05, 2019 - 10:00 am
Move over avocado toast, there’s a new use for everyone’s favorite fruit (yes avocados are fruit ). Guacamole Cheese is a real thing and, while it probably won’t take off among the hipster millennial set in the same way, it is coming to grocery stores in time for Cinco de Mayo. The cheese, while...
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FILE - This Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, file photo shows the U.S. Food and Drug Administration building behind FDA logos at a bus stop on the agency's campus in Silver Spring, Md. The Food and Drug Administration’s first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found high levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to unreleased findings FDA researchers presented at a scientific conference in Europe. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
June 04, 2019 - 11:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration's first broad testing of food for a worrisome class of nonstick, stain-resistant industrial compounds found substantial levels in some grocery store meats and seafood and in off-the-shelf chocolate cake, according to unreleased findings FDA...
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A sign outside a Burger King restaurant
Justin Sullivan
June 03, 2019 - 7:23 pm
It’s looking to be an exciting summer at Burger King . The fast-food chain has rolled out three new limited-time items to their nationwide menu and it’s a glorious time to be alive. First up are golden crispy mozzarella sticks . The breaded and fried goodness comes in packs of four and to make sure...
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