Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They’re about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices.
The smoky smell of bacon and the sound of fat sizzling fills restaurant kitchens around Chicago this month as chefs prepare for the seventh Baconfest Chicago. The celebration of all things bacon takes place April 25-26 at UIC Forum and will draw hundreds of diehard …Read More
A product called “Palcohol” gained widespread attention online in recent days after it was reported that the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau approved the powdered alcohol, including vodka and rum varieties. But a representative for the federal bureau, Tom Hogue, said the approvals were issued in error.
“Sneaky, quiet” and “isolated” would not be most people’s words to describe Mark Suppelsa, WGN evening news anchor and investigative reporter. But those are the words Suppelsa used to describe himself when talking about his alcohol addiction before getting help. Suppelsa will also say he’s …Read More
More pro athletes are taking time off to be with their families in the delivery room. Yet Major League Baseball remains the only one of Read More
CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Dev Patel, 24; Jaime King, 35; Jonathan Ruckman, 45; George Lopez, 53 Happy Birthday: Take action; don’t wait for others … Read More