UN Says Eating Insects Will Solve World Hunger, Global Warming, Pollution, and Create Jobs The latest weapon in the U.N.'s fight against hunger, global warming and pollution might be flying by you right now. Edible insects are being promoted as a low-fat, high-protein food for people, pets and livestock. According to the U.N., they come with appetizing side benefits: Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and livestock pollution, creating jobs in developing countries and feeding the millions of hungry people in the world. More
King, Messiah: New baby names suggest high hopes Talk about high expectations for a newborn: King and Messiah are among the fastest-rising baby names for American boys. They're just a little behind Major, the boy's name that jumped the most spots on the Social Security Administration's annual list of popular baby names. More
'Pink slime' critics fight ammonia-treated meat ALBANY, N.Y. • In less than a week, "pink slime" — the stomach-turning epithet for ammonia-treated ground beef filler — has become a potent rallying cry by activists fighting to ban the product from grocery shelves and school lunch trays. Though the ... 03/14/2012 - 5:58 pm | View Link
'Pink slime' critics fight ammonia-treated meat In this undated image released by Beef Products Inc., boneless lean beef trimmings are shown before packaging. The debate over “pink slime” in chopped beef is hitting critical mass. The term, adopted by opponents of “lean finely textured beef ... 03/14/2012 - 12:26 pm | View Link
'Pink slime' critics fight ammonia-treated meat ALBANY, N.Y. — "Pink slime" just went from a simmer to a boil. The stomach-turning epithet for ammonia-treated ground beef filler has suddenly become a potent rallying cry by activists fighting to ban the product from supermarket shelves and school lunch ... 03/14/2012 - 9:35 am | View Link
'Pink slime' critics fight ammonia-treated meat ALBANY, New York (AP) – "Pink slime" just went from a simmer to a boil. The stomach-turning epithet for ammonia-treated ground beef filler has suddenly become a potent rallying cry by activists fighting to ban the product from U.S. supermarket ... 03/14/2012 - 8:20 am | View Link
"Pink slime" critics fight ammonia-treated meat ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — "Pink slime" just went from a simmer to a boil. In less than a week earlier this month, the stomach-turning epithet for ammonia-treated ground beef filler suddenly became a potent rallying cry by activists fighting to ban ... 03/14/2012 - 5:23 am | View Link
Petition | Tell USDA to STOP Using Pink Slime in School ... "Pink slime" is the term used for a mixture of beef scraps and connective tissue (formerly used only for pet food and rendering) that is treated with... 03/11/2014 - 5:19 am | View Website
History of pink slime: How partially defatted chopped beef ... The story of this activist rebranding—from lean finely textured beef to pink slime—reveals just how much these labels matter. It was the latter phrase ... 03/11/2014 - 4:00 am | View Website
Jane Says: Pink Slime Isn’t Poison Reality check: Our advice columnist cuts through the sensationalism surrounding ammonia-treated beef. 03/10/2014 - 9:27 pm | View Website
Cargill changing labels to disclose ‘pink slime’ in ... LINCOLN, Neb. — Cargill has added wording to its ground beef package labels to say whether they include the product that’s been called “pink slime ... 02/7/2014 - 9:00 am | View Website
'Pink slime' slips back into school lunches in four more ... 'Pink slime' slips back into school lunches in four more states School districts in Illinois, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Texas have placed orders with the ... 09/10/2013 - 5:59 pm | View Website
State officials are accusing the chairwoman of the state's Public Utilities Commission of illegally building a bed and breakfast in a state conservation district and running it for more than 10 years.
The Garden Island reported Tuesday (http://bit.ly/1ixIevK ) that the commission's leader and former state lawmaker Hermina Morita has been ordered along with her husband to shut down their getaway spot on Kauai's north shore.
Morita's husband, Lance Laney, said he has shut down the bed and breakfast.
Sales of Irish whiskey surged 576 percent between 2003 and 2013 in the United States, making it the fastest growing category, according to the Distilled Spirits Council of the U. S. Last year alone, sales jumped 20 percent. Americans might be rediscovering Irish whiskey now, but it's hardly new.
Hard work and a wee bit of Irish luck are a successful combination for Katy Sheehan Morris' endeavors both inside and outside the kitchen. Morris, the co-owner and manager of Sheehan's Irish Imports in Westport, shares Mollie Cullinan's Irish Brown Bread Recipe.
There's more than one way to nip and tuck your next turkey burger. The Star's Open-Faced Turkey Bruschetta Burger starts with a slider portion of lean ground turkey breast. Sliders are smart because they offer automatic portion control. Go one better by making the burger part of an open-faced sandwich on one half of a split whole-wheat English muffin.