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Braised chicken with fennel and saffron recalls flavors of Provence

Braised chicken with fennel and saffron recalls flavors of Provence

Other than a glass of rosé and blooming fields of lavender, nothing calls to mind Provence more than bouillabaisse.
Community health centers serve 1 in 11 Americans. They're a safety net that's under stress

Community health centers serve 1 in 11 Americans. They're a safety net that's under stress

NEW YORK (AP) — Elisa Reyes has come to Plaza del Sol Family Health Center for doctor’s appointments for more than a decade. She moved away a while ago but keeps returning — even if it means a two-hour roundtrip bus ride.
Book Review: ‘Come and Get It’ takes readers back to school, blending gossip with weightier themes

Book Review: ‘Come and Get It’ takes readers back to school, blending gossip with weightier themes

It’s always fun to read books that take you back to your formative years. Kiley Reid’s sophomore novel, “Come & Get It,” is set in Fayetteville, Arkansas, at the state university, where senior Millie Cousins works as a resident assistant.
Prince Harry's lawyers seek $2.5 million in fees after win in British tabloid phone hacking case

Prince Harry's lawyers seek $2.5 million in fees after win in British tabloid phone hacking case

LONDON (AP) — A lawyer for Prince Harry asked a judge Monday to order the publisher of the Daily Mirror tabloid to pay nearly 2 million pounds ($2.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 4-10

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 4-10

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 4-10: Feb. 4: Actor Jerry Adler (“The Good Wife,” ″The Sopranos”) is 95. Actor Gary Conway (“Burke’s Law”) is 88. Drummer John Steel of The Animals is 83. Singer Florence LaRue of the Fifth Dimension is 82.
Amazon calls off bid to buy vacuum maker iRobot amid scrutiny in Europe and the US

Amazon calls off bid to buy vacuum maker iRobot amid scrutiny in Europe and the US

LONDON (AP) — Amazon called off its proposed acquisition of robot vacuum maker iRobot on Monday as the deal faced antitrust scrutiny on both sides of the Atlantic, with the ecommerce giant blaming “undue and disproportionate regulatory hurdles.
Aegis Brands selling Bridgehead coffee business to Pilot Coffee Roasters for $3.5M

Aegis Brands selling Bridgehead coffee business to Pilot Coffee Roasters for $3.5M

TORONTO — Aegis Brands Inc. has signed a deal to sell its Bridgehead coffee business to Pilot Coffee Roasters for $3.5 million. In addition to Bridgehead, Aegis Brands owns and operates St. Louis Bar and Grill and Wing City by St. Louis.
Fellini's muse and Italian film icon Sandra Milo dies at 90

Fellini's muse and Italian film icon Sandra Milo dies at 90

Sandra Milo, an icon of Italian cinema who played a key role in Federico Fellini’s “8 1/2” and later became his muse, died Monday, her family said. She was 90.
Thailand may deport visiting dissident rock band that criticized war in Ukraine back to Russia

Thailand may deport visiting dissident rock band that criticized war in Ukraine back to Russia

BANGKOK (AP) — A visiting dissident rock band that has been critical of Moscow’s war in Ukraine and whose members were arrested last week in Thailand might face deportation to Russia, according to human rights advocates and fans on Monday.
Which vegetables to plant come spring? Depends on your taste - and your grocery bill

Which vegetables to plant come spring? Depends on your taste - and your grocery bill

“What should I plant?” is a question new vegetable gardeners tend to ask me over winter, when planning their first gardens. In the past, I’ve always advised them to plant what they like.
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