October 28, 2016

PHILADELPHIA  — There's a right way and a wrong way to raise a baby on vegan food. Those who get it wrong, parents said, give the responsible ones a bad name.

A Pennsylvania mother claiming to be vegan was charged this month with child endangerment for feeding her baby nothing but small…

Sager reflects on music, marriage, friendships

October 27, 2016

NEW YORK — Oscar-winning songwriter Carole Bayer Sager had no idea how many stories she had to tell until she worked on her memoir.

"For the first time it occurred to me, 'My God, I've had a really big life,'" she said. "There are moments, 'Wow, I'm sitting on Elizabeth Taylor's bed and she's…

Spoonbread is a side dish with a dessert's appeal

October 26, 2016

Spoonbread is a wonderfully old-fashioned dish that should not be relegated to the tables of old-fashioned cooks.

It's a perfect holiday side; a pudding-esque interpretation of grits; a softer version of cornbread; perfection alongside a roast of any kind. It's got the slightest hint of sweetness…

Fashion remark sparks outrage

October 23, 2016

BARRINGTON, R.I. — Women clad in yoga pants plan to parade through a coastal Rhode Island town in protest of a man who said the attire looks tacky and ridiculous.

The women plan to hold a parade today in Barrington to show they can wear whatever they want.

Their outrage is in response to…