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TURKEY-SALMONELLA-Q&A — Health officials say there’s no reason to skip Thanksgiving dinner because of a salmonella outbreak linked to raw turkey. But they say it’s a reminder to properly prepare your holiday bird. By Candice Choi. SENT Sunday: 730 words, photo.
GROWING UP DIGITAL-SCREENHEADS — Many American parents are engaged in a battle over screen time with their kids. But it’s not going well. Ninety-five percent of U.S. teens have their own mobile devices, and many see screen-time limits as unjustified punishment. By National Writer Martha Irvine. SENT Monday: 1,500 words, photos.
INSURGENT BRANDS-PREOWNED LUXURY WATCHES — A thriving trade in preowned luxury watches is overshadowing sales of new time pieces, fueled by internet buzz and a proliferation of dedicated retailers who pull in millions of dollars a year. By Amir Bibawy. SENT: Sunday: 1,200 words, photos.
FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-APPLESAUCE SNACK CAKE — Applesauce cakes don’t have a singular definition; they run the gamut from dense, chunky fruitcakes to gummy “health” cakes without much flavor. We wanted a moist and tender cake that actually tasted like apples. By America’s Test Kitchen. UPCOMING: 560 words by 2 p.m. Monday, photos.
FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-CHALLAH — The best challah bread is rich with eggs and it has a dark, shiny crust and a firm but light and tender texture. By America’s Test Kitchen. UPCOMING: 790 words by 2 p.m. Monday, photos.
FOOD-COLUMN-ATK- GLAZED ROAST CHICKEN — Short of installing meat hooks or a rotisserie in the oven, how could we make a great roast chicken? Then we remembered a simpler alternative, found right in the fridge: a beer can. By America’s Test Kitchen. UPCOMING: 870 words by 2 p.m. Monday, photos.
FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-CHIPOTLE PORK AND HOMINY STEW — This fragrant and spicy New Mexican stew combines toothsome hominy and tender chunks of pork in a mildly spicy, verdant base. We wanted to use the multicooker to make a streamlined version. By America’s Test Kitchen. UPCOMING: 540 words by 2 p.m. Monday, photos.
FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-HUMMUS — The food processor makes hummus, and many other recipes, much easier and faster to prepare. Talk about a tasty invention. By America’s Test Kitchen. UPCOMING: 470 words by 2 p.m. Monday, photos.
HOMES AND GARDENING
GARDENING-MAPLES — Maple trees run the gamut, from the beloved sugar maple to the unwelcome and invasive Norway maple. There are some maples you might like or dislike depending on where they’re growing. By Lee Reich. UPCOMING Tuesday: 660 words, photo.
HOMES-RIGHT-SUGARPLUM — Amid a seasonal sea of red and green or silver and blue, there’s a sweet, alternative palette in holiday decor. Think of fresh fruits and delectable candies, and you’re on the right track. By Kim Cook. UPCOMING Tuesday: 500 words.
CZECH-CHRISTMAS CARP — Czechs will have to pay more for their traditional Christmas delicacy this year after a serious drought devastated the carp population this year. By Karel Janicek. SENT: 560 words, photos.
ITALY-ROME DECAY-PHOTO GALLERY — In Rome, monumental problems like garbage and graffiti exist side-by-side with sights that illustrate the Eternal City’s glory. SENT Sunday: 430 words, photos.
SAVING ORCAS-BOAT TOURS — A Washington state task force on critically endangered Northwest orcas is calling for a temporary ban on boat tours as part of a slate of recommendations to Gov. Jay Inslee ahead of the next legislative session. SENT Friday: 300 words, photo.
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT:
GENERAL LIFESTYLES: FASHION-BARBIE FOR HUMANS, EXERCISE GUIDELINES, GROWING UP DIGITAL
FOOD: FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-HONEY-WHEAT DINNER ROLLS, FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-GREEN BEAN CASSEROLE, FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-CRANBERRY-APPLE CRISP, FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-ROASTED BRUSSELS SPROUTS, FOOD-COLUMN-ATK-CHOCOLATE SHEET CAKE
HOMES AND GARDENING: GARDENING-WOOD ASH, HOMES-THANKSGIVING PREP, HOMES-SINGLE-USE PLASTICS
TRAVEL: ICELAND-TRANSATLANTIC FLYING, JORDAN-FLASH FLOODS, ITALY-ROME-TRANSPORT
HOLIDAYS: HOLIDAYS-ECO-FRIENDLY WRAPPING, HOLIDAYS-MATCHING OUTFITS, HOLIDAYS-GIFT GUIDE-CRAFTS, HOLIDAYS-OPEN HOUSE TIPS, HOLIDAYS-HOUSEGUESTS
SPECIAL EDITIONS CALENDAR:
Sept. 4: Cars
Oct. 2: Pursuits
Nov. 13 — Holidays
Dec. 4 — Weddings