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Panel asks: Could cramped airline seats be dangerous?

| | Apr 17 2015 - 5:43am | Comments

WASHINGTON — The shrinking space on airplanes is surely uncomfortable, but it might also be dangerous for passengers’ health and safety.

  • | Posted: Mar 9 2015 - 1:00am

    LOS ANGELES — Neither a hyper intelligent robot nor Vince Vaughn could save the box office this weekend, which is down 38.5 percent from the same weekend last year according to Sunday estimates from box office firm Rentrak.

  • | Posted: Mar 8 2015 - 1:00am

    For 2015, the hot colors in home decor range from yummy ice cream pastels to a few deep, saturated hues.

  • | Posted: Mar 8 2015 - 1:00am

    Don’t get up — here’s a candle you can put out from across the room.

  • | Posted: Mar 3 2015 - 8:02am

    Chicken and dumplings is a wonderfully simple, deliciously comforting dish — a thick, meaty stew bubbling away beneath a patchwork of moist, pillowy dumplings.

  • | Posted: Mar 3 2015 - 1:00am

    With St. Patrick’s Day looming, let’s whip up some champ, a rich and rustic Irish dish of mashed potatoes flecked with scallions and topped with butter. It couldn’t be simpler, but as always, the devil is in the details.

  • | Posted: Mar 3 2015 - 1:00am

    MIAMI BEACH, Fla. — Growing up in Sweden, chef Marcus Samuelsson learned many lessons that would follow him into the kitchen as an adult, from how to smoke mackerel to the best technique for forming meatballs. But the one that may have stuck with him the most came from his father and was about skin color, not culinary skill.

  • | Posted: Mar 2 2015 - 4:27pm

    I’m ashamed to admit this, for I am no fan of fast food, but I’ve always had a soft spot for McDonald’s shakes.

  • | Posted: Mar 1 2015 - 1:00am

    LOS ANGELES — Grammy Award-winner Patti LaBelle and Michael Sam, the NFL’s first openly gay draft pick, are two of the 11 celebrities announced Tuesday as part of the upcoming 20th season of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.”

  • | Posted: Mar 1 2015 - 1:00am

    THE exuberant colors, textures and patterns of Latin America crafts are injecting an easy, comfortable and fun aesthetic into home decor.

  • | Posted: Feb 27 2015 - 9:15am

    Editor’s note: Ratings by the Motion Picture Association of America are: (G) for general audiences; (PG) parental guidance urged because of material possibly unsuitable for children; (PG-13) parents are strongly cautioned to give guidance for attendance of children younger than 13; (R) restricted, younger than 17 admitted only with parent or adult guardian; (NC-17) no one 17 and younger admitted.

  • | Posted: Dec 23 2014 - 1:03am

    Tacos are quick and easy to make and anything goes. Use leftover cooked beef, chicken or turkey and even vegetables.

  • | Posted: Dec 23 2014 - 1:03am

    Tacos are quick and easy to make and anything goes. Use leftover cooked beef, chicken or turkey and even vegetables.

  • | Posted: Dec 23 2014 - 1:03am

    At the center of the table in holidays past: the turkey, the goose, the ham, roast pork, beef Wellington, the vegetarian loaf, the seafood feast. Every one of them kept you involved in the kitchen while your guests clinked glasses and nibbled on cashews.

  • | Posted: Dec 23 2014 - 1:03am

    At the center of the table in holidays past: the turkey, the goose, the ham, roast pork, beef Wellington, the vegetarian loaf, the seafood feast. Every one of them kept you involved in the kitchen while your guests clinked glasses and nibbled on cashews.

  • | Posted: Dec 23 2014 - 1:03am

    Pork and fruit is one of those classic Fred-and-Ginger, peanut butter-and-jelly combinations. It makes perfect sense, as the sweetness of the fruit brings out the succulence of the meat and enhances its subtly rich, earthy flavor.