Town bans live poultry in residential area

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa -- Backyard butchers and some noisy chickens have led officials in this central Iowa town to ban live poultry in residential areas. "Some people were...

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China thoughts

While this newspaper opposed President Clinton's journey to China to shake hands with the Communist butchers of Tiananmen Square, we hasten to say that some good came from the trip. In appearances with dictator Jiang Zemin, Clinton articulated...

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Man answers door with knife in chest at scene of woman's fatal stabbing

...he would open the door for deputies, according to Capt. Steve Morris.Philip West, 46, answered the door with a large butcher knife embedded in his chest and numerous lacerations to his arms and wrists. Inside the residence, police discovered his...

Grovetown woman dead, man critical after domestic incident

...door for deputies, according to Morris.When deputies arrived a few minutes later, West answered the door. He had a large butcher knife embedded in his chest and several lacerations on his arms and wrists, according to Morris.Deputies also found West's...

Herman Herskowitz

...pursued an apprenticeship to learn the trade of being a Kosher Butcher which allowed him to open his own kosher shop in Brooklyn...marriage that lasted 54 years. He retired from being a Kosher Butcher in the mid-1990s which allowed him to move to Ft. Myers...

More want local beef, but fewer want tough job of cutting it

...is surging as never before, but the butchers who for generations have prepared and...a dwindling profession.Thousands of butchers are approaching retirement age across...the gap between demand for meat and butchers to process it may only grow.An analysis...

Extreme makeover

If asked, many Westerners would say the face of Islam looks a lot like "Jihadi John," one of the masked ISIS butchers who recently was identified as a Kuwait-born Briton reared in a posh London neighborhood.Of course, if more of the world's...

Dine & Dish: Jason's Deli rich in choices, flavors

...is rich in connotation for me. Somehow I always picture the butcher block and meat slicer in my dad's old grocery store on 15th...it might not be dark, mysterious or serve its sandwiches on butcher paper, Jason's Deli has earned its name in my book.ON...

Science proves men lose their heads over high heels

...researcher. "Simply put, they make women more beautiful." Raised shoes have an unglamorous beginning: worn first by Egyptian butchers who donned platforms to avoid treading in bloody offal.But as "signifiers of femininity," raised shoes initially appeared...

Airport screener fails to spot passenger's butcher knife

...International Airport failed to spot a butcher knife in a passenger's pocketbook and...said to me, 'Oh my God, I have this butcher knife in my pocketbook,'" Bell Gowens...Gowens said. "Come on, now. We had a butcher knife. How do you miss that? How many...

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