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Man Says He Found Lung in Kentucky Fried Chicken Meal

(AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)
(AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

An Australian man says he bit into a piece of Kentucky Fried Chicken only to find a lung attached. Marc Nicholls said he was shocked...

  • A Chipotle restaurant in midtown Manhattan on June 21, 2015. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times)

    Every Chipotle Will Close on Feb. 8 for Food Safety Meeting

    In the wake of multiple food poisoning incidents in its restaurants, Chipotle will be closing all of its stores for a part of the day... Read more

  • A waitress serves baskets of dim sum on a trolley in a restaurant in Hong Kong.  With much of the city's famous "dim sum" snacks now factory-made, a core of dedicated chefs are determined to prevent the handmade tradition from dying out.  (PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

    Dying Art? A Recipe to Save Hong Kong’s Handmade Dim Sum

    For the past 60 years, Chui Hoi has risen in the early hours of the morning to prepare bite-size steamed morsels for his small but... Read more

  • Michael Pollan educates viewers how to shop the outer perimeter of the supermarket to find real food rather than “food-like substances.” (John Chater)

    Meal Kit Delivery Is Changing American Food Culture

    Those who know anything about Michael Pollan know that the esteemed UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism professor has dedicated a good part of his life... Read more

  • This Nov. 9, 2015, photo, shows green beans with anchovies, Parmesan and pine nuts in Concord, N.H. This recipe is by Melissa D'Arabian. (AP Photo/Matthew Mead)

    Want to Eat Healthier? Move Sides to the Center of the Plate

    Like millions of you, I am a home cook. I get dinner on the table for my family day after day. I plan the main... Read more

  • In this March 17, 2011, file photo, Cans of Coca-Cola and Diet Coke sit in a cooler in Anne's Deli in Portland, Ore. (AP Photo)

    Emails Reveal Coke’s Role in Anti-Obesity Group

    NEW YORK—A nonprofit founded to combat obesity says the $1.5 million it received from Coke has no influence on its work. But emails obtained by... Read more

  • This September 28, 2015 photo shows berry pilaf in Concord, NH. Author Madhur Jaffrey's newest book, “Vegetarian India: A Journey Through the Best of Indian Home Cooking,” will be released in October.  (AP Photo/Matthew Mead)

    From Actress to Cookbook Author: The Lives of Madhur Jaffrey

    Madhur Jaffrey is known to Americans—when she is known at all—as an author of Indian cookbooks. And with good reason: she has written more than... Read more

  • Left: A file photo of apricot butter (Lesyy/iStock) A file photo of liver (Jamie Rogers1/iStock) Right: A file photo of ancient flat bread cooked on a fire. (Photokon/iStock) Background: A file photo of a Hittite tablet. (Fae/CC BY-SA)

    Would You Enjoy This 4,000-Year-Old Hittite Feast?

    An archaeological team excavating an ancient center of the Hittite civilization in Turkey has recreated a 4,000-year-old Hittite feast including sweet breads, casseroles, grilled lamb... Read more

  • Christian Stevenson, aka DJ BBQ, cooked his heart out and was mostly sold out at Grillstock London

    DJ BBQ Smokin’ It up at Grillstock in London

    Christian Stevenson, aka DJ BBQ, cooked his heart out and was mostly sold out at the Grillstock London weekend food and music festival on September... Read more

  • Peter McClusky with freshly harvested garlic. (Photo by Ludwig Morris)

    A Tribute to Garlic

    It was almost by chance that Ontario-born Peter McClusky stumbled upon his passion for garlic. After an almost failed attempt at a summer vegetable garden,... Read more

  • Baked goods are on display in a window September 28, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

    New Federal Food Safety Rules Issued After Deadly Outbreaks

    WASHINGTON—Food manufacturers must be more vigilant about keeping their operations clean, according to new safety rules released Thursday by the government in the wake of... Read more

  • General Mills Trix cereal made with artificial colors (L), and a bowl with natural colors (R). Food makers are purging their products of artificial dyes as people increasingly eschew unnatural foods. General Mills couldn’t find good alternatives for the blue and green pieces in Trix. (General Mills via AP)

    Popular Foods Taking on New Hues Without Artificial Dyes

    TARRYTOWN, N.Y.—Mozzarella cheese at Panera restaurants won’t be as glaringly white. Banana peppers in Subway sandwiches won’t be the same exact shade of yellow. Trix... Read more

  • Mezzapica’s ‘Giant Cannolo’ can fit up to 60 smaller cannoli inside. (Courtesy of Mezzapica Cakes)

    The Big Cannoli of Leichhardt

    AUSTRALIA—Inner Sydney suburb Leichhardt has been known as ‘Little Italy’ since the middle of the 20th century and one place that is clearly upholding that... Read more

  • Executive Chef Patrice Falantin at Sofitel's Thyme2 Restaurant, February 2015. (Nelson Huang/NTD Television)

    French Food: Passports Not Needed When You Use Your Taste Buds to Travel

    BRISBANE, Australia—July is the month when our thoughts turn to tasting something French, in Brisbane it could be the allure of a French restaurant, an... Read more

  • Pennsylvania Daily Life

    More Poor Are Getting to Eat Healthy, Thanks to Food Stamps

    The federal government has some good news: The dollar amount in food stamps people used to redeem produce at farmers markets rose to an all-time... Read more

  • An Indian farmer harvests wheat at a field near Allahabad on April 8, 2013. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)

    Eating Whole Grains Is Good for You—but What Exactly Is a Whole Grain?

    What’s in a healthy diet? Today many people would agree that eating whole grains is part of a nutritious meal. After all, quinoa, teff, amaranth,... Read more

  • Jiguang Zhang fires up his wok during the Northeastern Cuisine portion of the New Tang Dynasty Television's 7th Annual International Chinese Culinary Competition. The competition is part of the Taste Asia Food Fest held at Times Square in New York City on June 26 and 27, 2015. (Larry Dye/Epoch Times)

    Chinese Chefs Compete for Gold in Times Square Culinary Competition

    NEW YORK—When it comes to Chinese cuisine, most of us in the Western world are only familiar with Cantonese and Sichuan food—dishes from the south... Read more

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