Charlie Trotter, famed chef, dead at 54

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffingtom Post) Famed Chicago chef Charlie Trotter has died. He was 54. NBC Chicago first confirmed the news with a fire department source Tuesday afternoon. Fire officials said more…

I smell

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Editor's note: Do you need something to smile about? Every day, WND selects the best joke offered up by readers and contributors to its Laughlines forum and brings more…

FDA orders sweeping ban on trans fats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) The Food and Drug Administration has declared war on trans fats. The government agency said Thursday it would require food makers to gradually phase out artificial more…

Fireball blazes across California sky

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern Californians from Santa Barbara to San Diego have reported seeing a fireball that forecasters said was most likely a meteor streaking across the sky. more…

Country-music stars mock Obamacare in song

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9ua253Zzpx2AdFZAot1RvpFnPYtxVhxQ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Wednesday night’s Country Music Association Awards opened up with a little Obamacare mockery and country-music stars Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood crooning a tune about more…

Swedish cinemas launch feminist movie rating

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) You expect movie ratings to tell you whether a film contains nudity, sex, profanity or violence. Now movie theaters in equality-minded Sweden are introducing a new more…