You CAN try this at home: Cookbook serves up TV, movie foods

It all started with a fictional turkey burger. Andrew Rea's YouTube video series "Binging with Babish" was born in 2016 when he attempted to recreate the "fussy little burger" descri...

Indian police say 10 killed when house collapses in north

LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Indian police say at least 10 people have been killed after a two-story house collapsed in a village in the country's north. Top state police officer O.P. Singh...

Samba, Amazon fruits and fish at Brazil's Ver-O-Peso market

BELEM, Brazil (AP) — Exotic Amazonian fruits, medicinal tonics with natural ingredients from the rainforest that claim to cure it all and freshwater fish served fried with a side of thick, deep purple...

A solution for food waste in schools: Give it to the pigs

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine has decided that eating like a pig could be a good thing, especially for schools looking to cut down on food waste. A law saying schools can give food sc...

Fishermen live in stain of Venezuela's broken oil industry

CABIMAS, Venezuela (AP) — Nobody lives as closely with the environmental fallout of Venezuela's collapsing oil industry as the fishermen who scratch out an existence on the blackened, sticky shores of...

Mandarin Oriental launches guest recognition program

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group is well known for delighting guests with personalised, intuitive service. Now guests can be even better recognized by joining Fans of M.O. and receiving an elevated range...

What’s in a fatberg? Scientists answer the question

LONDON (AP) — A fatberg, while not terribly pleasant and a big headache for sanitation workers, is not a health or environmental hazard, scientists have found. An analysis of a giant...

Cone or scoop: Guinea pig ice cream for sale in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — It’s a real ice cream flavor: guinea pig. Anyone who thinks of guinea pigs as pets _ cute, squishy, squeaking bundles of fur _ might find that idea hard to dige...

10 must-go arts and culture events taking place in Taiwan this October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is abounding with arts and culture this October, and Taiwan News has selected 10 must-go events happening across the island, from Taipei in the north to Kaohsiung i...

Does outsourcing affect our personal connection to food?

The growing options for outsourcing meal planning, grocery shopping and cooking can be called time-saving blessings or culture-destroying curses. In the end, they're probably a complicated mix of both...

Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei presents a delectable tale of Tuscany

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei welcomes Chef de Cuisine of La Leggenda dei Frati, a Michelin one-star restaurant in Florence, Italy, as well as the restaurant’s Pastry Chef Gabriele Vannucci, to show...

Cole gets 20th win, tops AL in ERA, Ks as Astros beat Angels

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Gerrit Cole earned his career-high 20th win, added to his major league-leading strikeout total and finished the best ERA in the AL, wrapping up a dominant season for himself and...

When disaster strikes, Chef Jose Andres is on the ground

NEW YORK (AP) — After earthquakes, as hurricanes blow and drench, when wildfires chew through neighborhoods and volcanoes spew deadly lava, look for a gregarious chef toting huge and mighty paella pan...

NY Gov. Cuomo, Food Network star Sandra Lee announce split

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Food Network star Sandra Lee have announced their break up after more than a decade together. Cuomo and Lee said in a statement Wed...

Africa's charcoal trade is decimating fragile forest cover

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The machete-wielding men lodge themselves deep inside forests for weeks at a time, felling trees that will be incinerated into pieces of charcoal. Because they often work at nig...