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Colorado, baker end legal spat over transgender woman's cake

Mar. 5, 2019 8:27 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — A Colorado baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a gay couple on religious grounds — a stance partially upheld by the U.S. Supreme Court — and state officials said Tuesday that they would end a separate legal fight over his refusal to bake a cake celebrating a gender...

Irish brown soda bread that's hearty and easy to make

Mar. 4, 2019 11:32 AM EST

Irish brown soda bread is a hearty, wholesome loaf that tastes as good with a helping of scrambled eggs as it does with a smear of salted butter or tangy marmalade. And not only is this humble bread versatile, it's also simple to prepare. We mimicked the wheaty, nutty flavor and rustic crumb imparted by...

Make some plain biscuits and then feel free to dress them up

Feb. 19, 2019 10:12 AM EST

These plain biscuits can be dressed up with any flavorful, relatively dry ingredient, such as herbs, scallions, cheese, dried fruit, or spices. For variations on the recipe, see below. Follow this recipe with your kids. BUTTERMILK DROP BISCUITS Servings: 10-12 Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 30 minutes, plus...