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French McDonald’s Workers Win Court Ruling Against Restaurant’s Sale

PARIS — Employees of a McDonald’s in a troubled Marseille neighborhood fighting to keep their restaurant open won a partial victory in court on Friday, their lawyer said. A court in the port city ruled that the McDonald’s in the Read more…


From hippies to haute cuisine: how pot food got a makeover (plus recipes) | Society

For most Americans, eating marijuana has long been about function over flavor. Think of the dish that inevitably comes to mind: pot brownies. Less a delicious dessert than a discreet delivery mechanism for THC (the drug’s primary psychoactive ingredient), brownies Read more…


The Bread Thief – The New York Times

Melbourne By Mike James It all started innocently enough on a beautiful summer morning. I strolled along the neighboring shopping center adjacent to the G train on one of my all too infrequent visits back to my hometown of Melbourne Read more…


Sorrow and Questions in a French Village After Anthony Bourdain’s Suicide

But on Thursday night, when Mr. Bourdain didn’t show up for dinner, he said: “Mr. Ripert thought it was strange. We thought it was strange. Mr. Bourdain knew the chef, Monsieur Nasti; he knew the kitchen. Maybe he went out Read more…