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Jul 21, 2014

Recipes for Health: Whole Wheat Focaccia with Tomatoes and Fontina

Focaccia, a little crisp on the bottom but soft on the top and inside, can take on many toppings besides tomatoes...

Jul 26, 2014

In the Fields Where Flight 17 Fell

Sabrina Tavernise recounts the night of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster in the grass and wheat fields near Grabovo, Ukraine. The beautiful field where it came to rest is quiet now... #Malaysia Airlines #Sabrina Tavernise #Ukraine

Jul 26, 2014

Farmers drilling deeper for water as drought drags on

On a dusty clearing between a fallow wheat field and wilting orange groves, Steve Arthur's crew of two mud-splattered well drillers worked furiously to deliver a lifeline to another despondent farmer... #Malaysia Airlines #Sabrina Tavernise #Ukraine

Jul 28, 2014

As The Planet Warms, Scientists Say More People Will Go Without Food And Water

A farmer walks past his dried-up wheat cropland at Liuhe village in Tongzhou district in Beijing, China on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009... #China #Beijing

Jul 22, 2014

Disease-resistant wheat created by 'cutting' genes: Chinese researchers cure plant's fungal infection by deleting parts of its DNA

The work, carried out by researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing, could someday eliminate the need to use chemicals to control disease... #Beijing #Chinese Academy of Sciences

Jul 14, 2014

Crop circle appears in Dorset field sparking interest in who or what made it

The mysterious pattern appeared overnight in a wheat field near Blandford Forum, Dorset, leaving locals wondering who or what created it... #Beijing #Chinese Academy of Sciences

Jul 15, 2014

ANNE SHOOTER THE SAVVY SHOPPER: Why everyone's going gluten free... and it's got nothing to do with wheat allergies

Self-diagnosed ‘intolerances’ and a belief that wheat-free food is healthier means the range of products available has grown and sales have soared... #Beijing #Chinese Academy of Sciences

Jul 19, 2014

Ukraine says Russia helping destroy crash evidence

(AP) -- Ukraine accused Russia on Saturday of helping separatist rebels destroy evidence at the crash site of a Malaysia Airlines plane shot down in rebel-held territory -- a charge the rebels denied. As dozens of victims' bodies lay in bags by the s... #U N Security Council #Amsterdam #Malaysia Airlines #Kuala Lumpur

Jul 16, 2014

Dori Korean Restaurant

The flavors of Korea are anything but shy. At Dori in Commack, they come through loud and clear, both in the classics and in a smattering of Chinese dishes with a Korean twist. Dori is the latest in a string of Korean restaurants to occupy the little... #U N Security Council #Amsterdam #Malaysia Airlines #Kuala Lumpur

Jun 29, 2014

For sale: Small South Dakota town, bar included

(AP) -- A businessman looking to invest more time in his traveling concession business is seeking a buyer for his rural, southwestern South Dakota town -- for the price of $400,000. Lance Benson is the sole owner of Swett, an unincorporated hamlet in... #South Dakota #Rapid City, SD