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Peas in Guacamole? Obama Vetoes New York Times Recipe

President Barack Obama has a message for The New York Times: please don't pass the peas. »

Starbucks Frappuccino Goes Mini

Starbucks Frappuccino Goes Mini

If even a small Frappuccino seems like too much of an indulgence, Starbucks is now selling a mini version of the sugary coffee drink. »

Hot or Not? McDonald's Brings Back the Hamburglar

Hot or Not? McDonald's Brings Back the Hamburglar

Based on McDonald's latest ad, it looks like the Hamburglar settled down in the suburbs and spent the last decade going to youth soccer games and perfecting his stubble. The company is bringing the burger thief... »

Fast-Food Cinco de Mayo: Free Biscuit Tacos, DIY Guac

Fast-Food Cinco de Mayo: Free Biscuit Tacos, DIY Guac

Free breakfast tacos and a coveted guacamole recipe could bode for a festive Cinco de Mayo. »

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Chicago's Farmers Market Season Starts

List of farmers markets across Chicago »

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Damien Escobar Discusses "I Am Me" Tour

Hip-hop violin protege was a hit on America's Got Talent. He visited NBC Chicago to talk about his fall from wealth, his reinvention, his new tour, and efforts to help others. »

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Mother's Day DIY Gift Ideas

Your mom will appreciate these creative, easy-to-make gifts. »

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2015 James Beard Culinary Awards: List of Winners

The James Beard Foundation Awards and Gala Reception made their way to Chicago Monday, marking the first time the ceremony wasn't held in New York City. »

Cinco de Mayo: 10 Authentic Mexican Spots Across U.S.

Cinco de Mayo: 10 Authentic Mexican Spots Across U.S.

Here are 10 spots in the US where you can celebrate Cinco de Mayo. »

Meat Loaf Cancels State Fair Appearance

Meat Loaf Cancels State Fair Appearance

Questions regarding refund policies should be directed to the Illinois State Fair office at 217-782-6661. »

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