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Documentaries Like What the Health Are Pushing Dallas Diners to Vegan Restaurants

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Documentaries Like What the Health Are Pushing Dallas Diners to Vegan Restaurants

- V-Eats Modern Vegan in Trinity Groves, which serves vegan brisket tacos, is part of a growing crop of new vegan restaurants in Dallas. The new documentary What the Health, released globally on Vimeo in March and on Netflix in June, is a compelling indictment of the processed meat and dairy industries that has sparked a flurry of conversation and controversy online, and not just in vegan circles
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Plates Fly as Shannon Beador and Kelly Dodd Exchange Insults at Fiery RHOC Dinner

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Plates Fly as Shannon Beador and Kelly Dodd Exchange Insults at Fiery RHOC Dinner

- There were dining at a restaurant named The Quiet Woman, but Shannon Beador and Kelly Dodd were anything but on Monday’s The two rivals got into a heated argument at the end of the episode, exchanging insults — and in Beador’s case, throwing plates — as fellow Orange County Housewives Tamra Judge, Lydia McLaughlin and Peggy Sulahian looked on in horror
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Muslim Food Fest returns to Baltimore

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Muslim Food Fest returns to Baltimore

- The Muslim Food Fest will return to Baltimore for a fifth year Aug. 12. The family-friendly festival features foods from halal vendors in the area. New this year is a bazaar of more than 30 purveyors selling clothing, toys, accessories and services. The event runs from noon to 10 p.m. at the Islamic Society of Baltimore (6631 Johnnycake Road). In addition to plenty of halal food, the festival will incorporate live music, games and competitions
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Secrets flight attendants won't tell you

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Secrets flight attendants won't tell you

- The summers are always a popular time to hop on a plane and travel to beautiful vacation destinations. But did you know that your flight attendant is carrying secrets around that you might not know? Did you know that the pilot in command can order any passenger to be handcuffed, has the ability to write fines or to take the will of dying passengers? Do you know what soda product the flight attendants loathe to open? Or just how gross the trays are on the plane? Or why some attendants wear shorter skirts? Or when the pilots sleep? (Story continues below
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2018 Bentley Continental Supersports | More exciting than space travel

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2018 Bentley Continental Supersports | More exciting than space travel

- For the final song on their delightfully buoyant and mordant 1996 album This is a Long Drive for Someone with Nothing to Think About, Pacific Northwest indie rock band Modest Mouse penned an even more cynical response to David Bowie's already nihilistic ode to interstellar flight, "Space Oddity" The song imagines the life of a lonely female passenger on a flight to some distant lunar satellite, lost in post-gravitational anomie ("She's the only rocketeer in the whole damn place/They gave her a mirror so she could talk to her face
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Montana man dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park

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Montana man dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park

- WEST GLACIER — Officials with Montana's Glacier National Park say a visitor who was taking photographs of the scenery fell into a creek, was swept into a culvert and plunged off a steep cliff to his death. Park officials said in a statement Monday that 26-year-old Robert Durbin of Corvallis, Montana, died Saturday. They say Durbin was taking photos along Haystack Creek next to the Going-to-the-Sun Road, which is known for its dramatic scenery and vertigo-inducing heights
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This Famous Plane Spotting Beach Is Making Changes After Tourist's Death

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This Famous Plane Spotting Beach Is Making Changes After Tourist's Death

- The runway at Princess Juliana Airport, in Sint Maarten, is consistently named one of the scariest airport landings in the world. It also often tops the bucket lists of aviation enthusiasts who want to get up close and personal to aircraft. However, one week after the death of a tourist who got too close to a plane’s jet blast, Sint Maarten government officials announced that they will reroute traffic along the runway to keep tourists further away
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Black bear euthanized after encounters with Idaho campers

idahostatesman.com

Black bear euthanized after encounters with Idaho campers

- Wildlife managers have killed a black bear after a string of encounters with people at a popular Idaho recreation area, including one in which a camper awoke with her foot in the bear's mouth. Over the past three weeks, the bear rubbed up against a woman reading a book near a stream and bothered campers as they slept, state Department of Fish and Game spokesman Kelton Hatch said
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Discount airline Primera launches with $99 fares to Europe

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Discount airline Primera launches with $99 fares to Europe

- Good news for trans-Atlantic penny-pinchers flying out of Boston. Another low-cost, no-frills Scandinavian airline touches down at Logan in spring 2018. Primera Air will launch with some fares as low as $99 from Boston nonstop to Europe. Service will run from Boston four times a week to Birmingham, England; London-Stansted; and Paris-Charles De Gaulle. The year-round flights launch May 2018 and tickets are currently available
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Restaurant has 1-drink limit for parents eating with children

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Restaurant has 1-drink limit for parents eating with children

- CLINTON, N.Y. — At the top of a New York restaurant’s menus – right next to the martini glass logo – is the rule, “One drink policy while dining with children.” Melisa Gravelle, general manager at Peddlers Bar & Bistro in Clifton, says she holds those seven words – designed to keep families safe on the road – close to her heart, according to WTEN
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A Cool Confection With a Caffeinated Kick

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A Cool Confection With a Caffeinated Kick

- Affogato means drowned in Italian. It also refers to the coffee confection made by drenching a scoop or two of gelato with a shot or two of espresso. Now at the gelato bar at Eataly NYC Flatiron, there is a menu of seven affogati, some fairly simple and others more elaborate, including the Antico, made with pistachio, hazelnut and sweet milk gelati, espresso and whipped cream
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The Delicious World of Bruno, Chief of Police

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The Delicious World of Bruno, Chief of Police

- LE BUGUE, France — As the police chief of the sleepy fictional town of St.-Denis in the Périgord region of southwestern France, Bruno Courrèges has battled murderers and arsonists, truffle fraud and archaeological vandalism, drug pushers and terrorists. Yet, in written by the British journalist Martin Walker, Bruno’s real enemies have not been the conventional wrongdoers so much as the high-minded bureaucrats who threaten a way of life that for centuries has made this corner of France one of the more pleasant, genial places on earth to call home
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Pacific Foods co-founder talks about Tualatin soup maker's beginnings

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Pacific Foods co-founder talks about Tualatin soup maker's beginnings

- NEW YORK — Can a company that started as a tofu maker for the counterculture ease the sales struggles of soup giant Campbell? Oregon-based broth and soup maker Pacific Foods is being bought by Campbell Soup Co. for $700 million, the latest example of a big packaged food maker acquiring a smaller maker of products that are seen as fresher or more wholesome
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This Beauty Tool Cleans Your Face With Just Water and It’s Perfect for Travelers

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This Beauty Tool Cleans Your Face With Just Water and It’s Perfect for Travelers

- Everyone has had those nights where you just fall into bed without so much as removing your mascara. After all, caring for you skin can be a hassle. There's face wash, serum, moisturizer, eye cream — the list goes on. At times it can seem overwhelming, but it is important. Which is why as a beauty enthusiast and avid traveler, I’m always on the lookout for ways to simplify my skincare routine — especially on the road
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New restaurant, bar and music venue planned for Pepper campus

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New restaurant, bar and music venue planned for Pepper campus

- Investors hope to bring a music venue and another bar to the Pepper Distillery campus near 1170 Manchester St., the tall brick building, according to a legal notice filed with the state. Ryan Miller, one of the investors, confirmed that he and his partners, including Damon Coates and Barry McNees, who owns 1170 Manchester, are working to convert a concrete building that was once a sediment tank into an outdoor stage
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Hilary Duff Robbed After Sharing Vacation Photos on Instagram

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Hilary Duff Robbed After Sharing Vacation Photos on Instagram

- If Instagram is any indication, Hilary Duff had a fantastic vacation with family and friends in Canada. The "Younger" star shared several photos of her travels, including a few snaps of her and her son Luca enjoying a helicopter ride, tubing in a lake and sitting on the dock sharing a snack. She even posted a few videos of her own personal adventures, one where she’s seen jumping off a bridge and another showing off her gymnastics skills while doing a handstand off a dock into the water below
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Buffalo Wild Wings' new small-format store debuts today in Edina

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Buffalo Wild Wings' new small-format store debuts today in Edina

- Buffalo Wild Wings’ new small-format concept is debuting in Minnesota today (Monday), offering 35 patrons free wings for a year. B-Dubs Express, a smaller, steam-lined version of the chain sports bar nicknamed “B-dubs,” will open at 7529 France Av. S. in Edina, the first of two storefronts planned for the state. The offshoot outlets will offer counter service and cater to takeout orders, though customers can dine in – and enjoy Buffalo Wild Wing’s signature TV lineup of sports programming – as well
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New York restaurant limits parents to one drink if kids are with them

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New York restaurant limits parents to one drink if kids are with them

- (WSYX/WTTE) — A New York restaurant's policy about selling drinks to parents has become a big hit with most of its patrons. Peddler's Bar and Grille, located in Clifton Park, New York, will not serve a second alcoholic drink to any adult driving with children. The restaurant's manager, Melissa Gravelle, said the policy is about giving children a voice they don't otherwise have
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  • Montana man dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park
    Montana man dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park

    , missoulian.com

    WEST GLACIER — Officials with Montana's Glacier National Park say a visitor who was taking photographs of the scenery fell into a creek, was swept into a culvert and plunged off a steep cliff to his death. Park officials said in a statement Monday that 26-year-old Robert Durbin of Corvallis, Montana, died Saturday. They say Durbin was taking photos along Haystack Creek next to the Going-to-the-Sun Road, which is known for its dramatic scenery and vertigo-inducing heights
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Food & Drinks

  • Vegan ice cream shop, 'Over the Moon', coming to Heights in August
    Vegan ice cream shop, 'Over the Moon', coming to Heights in August

    , chron.com

    If you love ice cream but the dairy doesn't love you back, Gretchen Todd of Juice Girl on 19th Street has you covered. The proprietor of the popular juice spot confirmed Wednesday that she's debuting a vegan ice cream shop during Height's White Linen Night on August 5. "It may not be completely open, but debuting," she said of the new store called "Over the Moon" which will be located across the slim hallway from Juice Girl in the existing indoor shopping center
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  • Discount airline Primera launches with $99 fares to Europe
    Discount airline Primera launches with $99 fares to Europe

    , bostonglobe.com

    Good news for trans-Atlantic penny-pinchers flying out of Boston. Another low-cost, no-frills Scandinavian airline touches down at Logan in spring 2018. Primera Air will launch with some fares as low as $99 from Boston nonstop to Europe. Service will run from Boston four times a week to Birmingham, England; London-Stansted; and Paris-Charles De Gaulle. The year-round flights launch May 2018 and tickets are currently available
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Wildlife

  • Black bear euthanized after encounters with Idaho campers
    Black bear euthanized after encounters with Idaho campers

    , idahostatesman.com

    Wildlife managers have killed a black bear after a string of encounters with people at a popular Idaho recreation area, including one in which a camper awoke with her foot in the bear's mouth. Over the past three weeks, the bear rubbed up against a woman reading a book near a stream and bothered campers as they slept, state Department of Fish and Game spokesman Kelton Hatch said
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Dining

  • Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Continue Their Joint Birthday Weekend with Romantic Dinner Date
    Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Continue Their Joint Birthday Weekend with Romantic Dinner Date

    , people.com

    Since just three days separate their birthdays, there’s room for three times the celebrations! Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez continued their weekend of birthday fun in Miami by stepping out for a romantic dinner. The dolled-up duo smiled as they headed out after dining at the Prime 112 restaurant on Sunday. The singer, who turned 48 on Monday, turned heads in a stunning white ensemble
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Conservation

  • Tourist dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park
    Tourist dies after 100-foot fall in Glacier National Park

    , missoulian.com

    WEST GLACIER — Officials with Montana's Glacier National Park say a visitor who was taking photographs of the scenery fell into a creek, was swept into a culvert and plunged off a steep cliff to his death. Park officials said in a statement Monday that 26-year-old Robert Durbin of Corvallis, Montana, died Saturday. They say Durbin was taking photos along Haystack Creek next to the Going-to-the-Sun Road, which is known for its dramatic scenery and vertigo-inducing heights
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Cookery

  • Vegan ice cream shop, 'Over the Moon', coming to Heights in August
    Vegan ice cream shop, 'Over the Moon', coming to Heights in August

    , chron.com

    If you love ice cream but the dairy doesn't love you back, Gretchen Todd of Juice Girl on 19th Street has you covered. The proprietor of the popular juice spot confirmed Wednesday that she's debuting a vegan ice cream shop during Height's White Linen Night on August 5. "It may not be completely open, but debuting," she said of the new store called "Over the Moon" which will be located across the slim hallway from Juice Girl in the existing indoor shopping center
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Restaurants

  • A Houston suburb has the most authentic Mexican restaurants per capita
    A Houston suburb has the most authentic Mexican restaurants per capita

    , chron.com

    On Wednesday, online publication Rare Chicago boasted about a recent report naming the Windy City as the top American metropolis with the most Mexican restaurants. "If you're looking for authentic Mexican food, Chicago is the place to be," Rare Chicago says in their report of the data, which found 235 Mexican restaurants within the city. Though, when you look at per capita data, Texas reigns supreme
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