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Crunch time: The baguette gets UN world heritage status

Nov. 30, 2022 12:04 PM EST

PARIS (AP) — The humble baguette — the crunchy ambassador for French baking around the world — is being added to the U.N.’s list of intangible cultural heritage as a cherished tradition to be preserved by humanity. UNESCO experts gathering in Morocco this week decided that...

Argentines shocked, saddened by loss to Saudis at World Cup

Nov. 22, 2022 14:34 PM EST

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Tears welled in the eyes of Oscar López as he washed the windows of the Buenos Aires building where he works as the superintendent. A devoted fan of Argentina, the 67-year-old was visibly upset as he reflected on the bitter 2-1 loss by the national...

4th person surrenders in slaying of rapper Young Dolph

Nov. 18, 2022 18:26 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A fourth person wanted in the slaying of rapper Young Dolph turned himself in on Friday, Memphis police said. Jermarcus Johnson was wanted on a charge of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, police said on the agency's Facebook page. Police did not...

Man charged with arranging rapper Young Dolph's killing

Nov. 17, 2022 17:47 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A man charged with arranging the killing of Young Dolph pleaded not guilty Thursday — one year after the rapper and record label owner was ambushed and shot to death while buying cookies at a bakery in his hometown of Memphis, Tennessee. Hernandez Govan, 43,...

Smaller food cos. get set for a high-priced holiday season

Nov. 13, 2022 10:42 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Holiday celebrants in Hilo, Hawaii, might notice something different about the traditional Yule Log cake from the Short ’N Sweet bakery this year. Maria Short typically makes her popular $35 bûche de Noël with two logs combined to look like a branch. This year,...

Richmond pie maker Joyebells grows into a national brand

Nov. 13, 2022 09:03 AM EST

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Richmond-based piemaker Joyebells has made it to the big leagues. The family-run company that started in a kitchen three years ago has now taken over shelf space in Food Lion and Sam’s Clubs stores nationwide. Joye B. Moore first started her...