Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise $500,000

Chefs from Xochi, Ritual, Kata Robata and more help homeless shelter raise 0,000
Traditionally, the Beacon Day Center’s annual “Come to the Table” dinner begins with an al fresco reception in the downtown homeless shelter’s garden. And though Thursday’s rain forced the much-anticipated cocktail hour and amuse bouche hour indoors, the …
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Chefs Rally Against Foie Gras Ban
Politicians and chefs are squaring off as a state law prepares to start. A French delicacy is serving up a debate between some of California’s most high-powered chefs and politicians. The days of foie gras are numbered in the Golden State. Come July 1 …
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CHEFS Catalog Closing
A longtime business in Colorado Springs is shutting its doors. More than 150 people will soon be out of jobs. Employees At CHEFS Catalog tell 11 News they found out about it in a meeting Friday. They say they were shocked and upset to hear the news.
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The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more

The 10 best Motown covers, featuring Green Day, Nirvana and more
“Leaving Here” was a Motown hit from Eddie Holland back in 1964. Pearl Jam covered the song live on numerous occasions, and it was recorded for the Home Alive (1996) compilation album that was released to fund women’s self-defense classes.
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Arlington Music Hall presents Magic Moments Motown
Arlington Music Hall will present three former lead singers from three of the world’s most renowned vocal group, which collectively have sold over 100 million records. The Temptations, The Platters, and The Drifter have come together to create the …
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Motown legend Diana Ross to be honored with the American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement
Miss Diana Ross will be honored at the “2017 American Music Awards” with the “American Music Award for Lifetime Achievement,” in recognition of her remarkable career and her outstanding artistic contributions to the entertainment industry and …
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History-making Hurricane Maria could break more records

History-making Hurricane Maria could break more records
WASHINGTON (WUSA9) – As the second Category 5 hurricane of the season after Irma, Maria has made 2017 only the sixth time that the Atlantic Ocean has had two or more such storms in a given year. The last time two Category 5 hurricanes occurred in the same …
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More Snow Expected in Parts of Northern Rockies This Week
Another early-season snowfall is forecast in the northern Rockies this week. The higher elevations of Idaho, southwest Montana and northwest Wyoming may receive a foot or more of snow. Snow is piling up in parts of the northern Rockies again this week …
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Twitter Users Photoshopped Beyoncé To Be A White Woman Because They Think She Would Be ‘More Beautiful’
The internet, resourceful as it is, has a nasty underbelly where people’s most abhorrent tendencies fester by connecting with other heinous, like-minded individuals. We previously reported on the disturbing trend of people stealing photos from mothers …
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Nissan Leaf lands with more range, power and luxury on board

Nissan Leaf lands with more range, power and luxury on board
Nissan has finally stopped teasing and unveiled the new Leaf at an event in Tokyo. With a higher-capacity battery, more power and a higher-quality interior, it represents a huge step up from the current model. Initial specs for the Leaf demonstrate how …
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2014: Cadillac, CTS Sedan, Luxury RWD, 4dr Car
2018: Volkswagen, Atlas, 3.6L V6 SE w/Technology, Sport Utility 2018: Volkswagen, Tiguan, SEL Premium, Sport Utility 2018: Volkswagen, Atlas, 3.6L V6 SE, Sport Utility 2018: Volkswagen, Atlas, 3.6L V6 SE, Sport Utility 2018: Volkswagen, Atlas, 3.6L V6 SE …
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Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas presents Park Place Luxury & Supercar Showcase
This unique luxury lifestyle and auto showcase will take place on the rolling hills adjacent to the Four Seasons Resort and Club Dallas at Las Colinas and feature some of the world’s most exciting luxury and high performance vehicles, including Rolls …
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10 Collectibles That Almost Always Become More Valuable

10 Collectibles That Almost Always Become More Valuable
You may not know about the collectability of sneakers, but there is a massive resale market for them. In fact, people are trading sneakers much like they trade stocks, and values will only go up as time passes. Of course, not every sneaker is going to be a …
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COLLECTIBLES COLUMN: Box Break and Review of 2017 Topps WWE Undisputed
Autographed Shirt Relics: Braun Strowman (base, 99), Kalisto (Green, 25), Kalisto (Gold, 10) Base Autographs (numbered to 199): Edge, Dean Ambrose, Naomi Bronze Autographs (numbered to 99): Sasha Banks, Chris Jericho Silver Autographs (numbered to 50 …
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Davy Jones, Monkees collectibles will rise in value after singer’s death: ‘Antiques Roadshow’ appraiser
That dusty Monkees lunchbox in your attic still won’t put both your kids through college, but yes, says a pop culture collectibles expert, the death of Davy Jones might make this a good time to cash in on it. Gary Sohmers, long-time appraiser on PBS …
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Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Has More Than Tripled Since 1985 (Study)

Gun Violence in PG-13 Movies Has More Than Tripled Since 1985 (Study)
Last year, the amount of weapons use in PG-13 titles was greater than that in R-rated films. The amount of gun violence in top-grossing PG-13 movies has more than tripled since 1985 and last year exceeded the gun violence in top-grossing R-rated movies …
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First Look: iTunes Store movies: What you need to know
So much for the iTunes Music Store. Now that Apple’s iTunes-based emporium of digital entertainment contains not only music, music videos, short films, and TV shows, but actual feature-length movies, the company has finally admitted what the rest of us …
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10 Great Movies That Owe a Deep Debt to Philip K. Dick
Science-fiction author Philip K. Dick died in 1982, yet he looms large over popular culture even now, especially in Hollywood. It’s not just the influential movies like Blade Runner, Total Recall, and Minority Report that are directly adapted from Dick …
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Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball

Why NCAA Men’s Basketball Has More Upsets Than Women’s Basketball
Both the Men’s and Women’s NCAA Division I basketball tournaments tipped off last week. While analysts may continue to bemoan the effects of the “one and done” rule on the level of play in the men’s game, quality of play in the women’s game has …
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What happened to Winthrop women’s basketball and former coach Kevin Cook?
As Baylor poured on the points during an NCAA-record breaking 140-32 win over the Winthrop women’s basketball team in December, Eagles coach Kevin Cook stared across the court. His new boss, Winthrop athletic director Ken Halpin, had traveled with the …
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Kansas women’s basketball’s McKenzie Calvert intends to transfer, granted permission to contact other schools
After an off-the-court incident involving redshirt-sophomore guard McKenzie Calvert, Kansas men’s basketball sophomore guard Lagerald Vick and freshman guard Josh Jackson loomed over the Kansas women’s basketball team’s disappointing season, Calvert …
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More Rockin’ Apps For Drummers

More Rockin’ Apps For Drummers
Six years ago the app market was a young tech toddler, clumsily stumbling around the block with chintzy music programs that were borderline useless. A few years later the market grew into its gawky phase, offering valuable musical apps while still feeling …
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The 10 Douchiest Drummers of All Time
Rarely does the desire for rehab warrant the title of douchebag. After all, trying to remedy a drug addition is tough enough when you’re a normal person, let alone a rock star from the ’80s (seriously, they don’t even make addicts like that anymore).
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Six neglected drummers who deserve recognition
“Give the drummer some!” James Brown once demanded, but drummers often don’t get enough attention and acclaim. Though singers and lead guitarists are celebrated by the hundreds in rock annals, drummers are often turned into punch lines (‘How do you …
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The Lost Boys Television Show: ‘iZombie’ Creator Rob Thomas Pushing For More ‘Peter Pan’

The Lost Boys Television Show: ‘iZombie’ Creator Rob Thomas Pushing For More ‘Peter Pan’
Veronica Mars and iZombie creator Rob Thomas has an ambitious plan for The Lost Boys series: each season will span a decade. Thomas envisions seven seasons for the anthology series, based on director Joel Schumacher‘s 80s classic. Every season of …
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Forget the Ratings, Television Is a Growth Business with Record Profits
On Dec. 14, 2011 the top broadcasters in the U.S. renewed their long-standing TV rights agreement with the National Football League. The deal, which kicked in for the 2014 season, promised billions of dollars in future revenue to the NFL, in exchange for …
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This is Your Child’s Brain on TV
Limiting exposure to television may be one of the best ways to help kids succeed in school. Despite the number of educational programming geared towards toddlers, it’s unknown if kids under age 2 can actually learn from TV. The negative effects of …
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Rant: Be More Seafood Adventurous

Rant: Be More Seafood Adventurous
“As Mark Kurlansky noted in his oyster-centric history of New York, The Big Oyster, up until the 1920s, the average New Yorker ate annually as many as six hundred local oysters as part of a locally sourced seafood diet of more than thirty-six pounds of …
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The Seafood You Should and Shouldn’t Eat
Wild Atlantic mackerel is rich in omega-3s that help your brain fire at full. Atlantic mackerel is low in contaminants, too, making it a strong seafood pick for you and the planet. Bonus tip? Beware of “organic” seafood. Although there are some organic …
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Crock Pot Seafood Gumbo
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