Homegirl Cafe offers 'platos' by ex-gang members with hope

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a different time, at another place, and under other circumstances, you might have run away from Latisha Valenzuela and Glenda Alvarenga. But at Homegirl Cafe, a Los Angeles break...

Naf Naf and The Joint Chiropractic to Join The Shoppes at Parma

PARMA, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--PREP Property Group is excited to announce two new additions at The Shoppes at Parma open-air shopping center. Leases have been signed for Naf Naf Middle Ea...

Karv Survey Reveals 87 Percent of Consumers Want Their Meat Sourced from the United States

ESSEX, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--Karv, a meat subscription service, today announced survey findings from meat-loving respondents just in time for peak grilling and cookout season. Karv del...

Errant tweet inspires "National Blue Cheese Dressing Day"

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The founder of Buffalo's annual chicken wing festival is offering foodies another reason to indulge — with the creation of National Blue Cheese Dressing Day. The...

Dodgers' Chase Utley to retire at season's end for family

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chase Utley will retire from baseball at the end of this season, capping a 16-year career that included a World Series championship with Philadelphia and an elder-statesman role wit...

This National French Fry Day, ORE-IDA Introduces Potato Pay, the Future of Mealtime Bribery

PITTSBURGH & CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 13, 2018--ORE-IDA knows it’s hard to get your kids to eat their dinner. Mealtime serves up tantrums and tears regularly. It usually takes some sort of br...

2018 Taiwan Gourmet Month to satisfy your taste buds with ‘seafood congee’ feast!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A feast of seafood congee prepared by seven major hotels was held by the Taiwan Visitors Association on July 10 in a warm-up event for the upcoming "Taiwan Culinary E...

Square Baby Launches First Ever Meal System for Babies That Offers 100% Daily Nutrition

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Square Baby ™, the first baby food company to offer 100 percent daily nutrition with the right balance of fruits, veggies, whole grains and proteins launc...

Square Baby Launches First Ever Meal System for Babies That Offers 100% Daily Nutrition

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Square Baby ™, the first baby food company to offer 100 percent daily nutrition with the right balance of fruits, veggies, whole grains and proteins launc...

Toast Secures $115 Million in Funding Round Led by T. Rowe Price

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2018--Toast, the fastest-growing restaurant management platform in the U.S., today announced $115 million in Series D funding to accelerate investment in research and ...

Cinemark’s Century 16 Suncoast Theatre at Suncoast Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas Now Offers All-New Luxury Loungers, XD Auditorium and More

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2018--Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK), a leader in the motion picture exhibition industry, has enhanced the moviegoing experience for residents of Las Vegas w...

CKE Restaurants Rounds Out Executive Team

FRANKLIN, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 9, 2018--CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc.  (“CKE”), parent company of Carl’s Jr.® and Hardee’s® restaurants announced today two strategic appointments to its leader...

Taiwan's I-Mei to reveal 15 creative dragon fruit recipes online to help farmers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Do you know that the skin of a dragon fruit is edible? Do you know the dramatic-looking tropical fruit can be used in many dishes beyond salad and become a main ingredient in so...

Hunger, fear, desperation: What came of an ordinary ICE raid

COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — It had taken a decade for Brandon Tomas Tomas to establish a life in America: a wife, a steady job and five American-born children. It took 20 seconds for that life to be taken a...

Thailand cave rescue: First 4 boys rescued from trapped soccer team

MAE SAI, Thailand (AP) — Expert divers Sunday rescued four of 12 boys from a flooded cave in northern Thailand where they were trapped with their soccer coach for more than two weeks, as a dange...