Creamy Chicken, Corn and Wild Rice Soup simmers in slow cooker

...broth. The combination cooks for about seven hours, until the rice is tender and the chicken thighs shred easily with two forks.Wild rice is great for this soup because the soup has a long cooking time. White rice will turn to mush, but long-cooking...

Gingersnap Cookie Truffles are an easy holiday dessert

...1 minute more. Continue until smooth and completely melted.Dip the cookie balls into the chocolate and then remove with a fork and place back on the parchment-lined baking sheets. Sprinkle with a tiny bit of the reserved gingersnap crumbs. Repeat with...

Dine & Dish: Humanitree House is vegan haven with smoothie style

...red tomato, with a side of deep, jewel-like green wilted kale with strips of purple onion and red bell pepper. I dug my fork into the kale immediately and was rewarded with flavors of savory cumin and tangy vinaigrette. A couple of bites were too heavily...

General Mills sets ambitious goal for greenhouse gas cuts

...ambitious goal of reducing its greenhouse gas emissions 28 percent by 2025 ? not just within its own operations but from farm to fork to landfill.CEO Ken Powell, in outlining the plan ahead of the official announcement today, said General Mills is compelled...

Immigration: Good fences still make for good neighbors

...border enforcement and increased deportation of illegal aliens was probably a little disappointed by the time they dug their forks into the vegetable medley. But, hopefully, they left the luncheon a little more enlightened ? I know I did. The expert...

Vampire books get small town's blood pumping

...started showing up in Fork, looking to see if magic...and four-wheel drive. Forks was quick to embrace the frenzied fans. Fork's Twilight -inspired...Twilighters, the recent Forks High School grad smiles...in store windows and a Fork's Speedway sign welcoming...

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McDonald's heiress may be multimillion-dollar donor

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) - Flood victims now know...once known only as Angel flew into Grand Forks for a tour of the flood-devastated cities...refueled at the airport Saturday, the Grand Forks Herald said today. Mayors of Grand Forks...

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Packing lunch now more sophisticated

...plastic isn't all that eco-friendly.My solution? Hit the second-hand shop and grab some inexpensive stainless steel forks and spoons for pennies. If they get tossed, no big deal.As for ice packs, you'll want one even when using insulated lunch...

Georgia assistant Kevin Sherrer leaves team after death of sister

...and Gary "Sambo" Hazelrig, 43, were discovered together shot inside their home at about 1:45 p.m. Tuesday in Locust Fork, Ala., after friends and family were unable to reach them, according to AL.com.Georgia coach Mark Richt said he told...

Moore: Yogi Berra not the only one with quote-worthy 'isms'

...walked up the highway to fetch a few groceries for my mother at a country store that sat in a fork in the road. (Yogi once said, "If you come to a fork in the road, take it." But that's neither here nor there.)I was lugging a paper bag...