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KFC Offers Twice the Fried Chicken in Its New Double Crispy Colonel Sandwich

Why did the chicken-lover cross the road? To get to the KFC. The fried-chicken fast-food restaurant chain is offering a Double Crispy Colonel Sandwich, and there’ s no fowl play involved. Read more

Environmental Nutrition: 6 truths about grains

Grains-- even whole grains-- are commonly disparaged in the news, on the internet and during social gatherings. Popular fad diets like paleo, Whole30 and ketogenic forbid followers from eating grains. Supporters of these diets claim that grains make you fat and cause chronic diseases, like diabetes and... Read more

Seriously Simple: Spice up summer squash with this zippy citrus dressing

In Virginia Willis' latest book, "Secrets of the Southern Table" you'll find great recipes, photos and a food tour of the global south. There are stories about chefs, farmers and cooks, plus some of the most delicious food photos I've seen in a long time. Virginia Willis is a southern powerhouse chef who knows... Read more


EatingWell: Simple swaps for a healthy taco salad

This gorgeous and colorful eight-layer taco salad recipe is made healthier by using ground turkey in place of beef, adding Greek yogurt and bumping up the amount of vegetables. Serve this salad in a clear glass bowl, and you'll have an eye-catching party-worthy dinner or potluck side in just 30 minutes. Read more

The Kitchn: Upgrade summer tomatoes with crispy chickpeas and herbs

This is the kind of salad that can be tossed together at a moment's notice. Filled with good things like chickpeas and cherry tomatoes, it's simple yet still incredibly hearty and satisfying. Enjoy it as a light dinner, or pack it up for lunch and you might even think twice about ditching it for pizza. Read more

The Kitchn: This sparkling sangria is made with juicy summer peaches

All right, people-- we're in the thick of summer, so it's time to belly up to the bar for some ice-cold sangria with ripe summer fruit. Please don't go to that bad place in your mind of sickly sweet concoctions and hangovers so horrible that you'll swear off the stuff. Great sangria can be refreshing, and it's... Read more

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10 cooking hacks that will make you the campfire hero

Cooking well while camping has become a puzzle I love to solve. It involves making a careful plan and sticking to it, working around three … Read more

7 ways you can reduce your use of plastic, foil and other kitchen disposables

Disposables have become a mainstay of many American kitchens — plastic baggies, plastic wrap, paper towels, aluminum foil, plastic straws a… Read more

From whiskey to champagne: Every U.S. president's favorite drink

From stronger spirits to lighter cocktails, champagne and even just water, each president had his favorite adult beverage while in office. … Read more

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Power outages threaten subsistence harvests in Tuluksak

BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — An ongoing power outage in the community of Tuluksak in western Alaska has caused some residents to lose their summer subsistence harvest. Read more

Alaska Wildlife Troopers seize illegally caught salmon

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Wildlife Troopers seized more than 16 tons (14.5 metric tons) of salmon caught illegally by a handful of vessels south of Homer. Read more


The Kitchn: Icebox cake is the easiest, most impressive summer cake. With recipe for No-Bake Icebox Cake. With 1 color image: No-Bake Icebox Cake. Read more