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Friday, Apr 29, 2016

Nutrition

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs to stay jailed in fraud case

Polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs to stay jailed in fraud case

A judge rejected high-ranking polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs' latest request to be released from jail pending trial
Updated one month ago
Judge weighing release of polygamous leader in fraud case

Judge weighing release of polygamous leader in fraud case

High-ranking polygamous leader Lyle Jeffs will have to wait to find out if he can leave jail pending trial on accusations he helped orchestrate a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme
Updated one month ago
GOP appeal to conservatives with health care, immigrant cuts

GOP appeal to conservatives with health care, immigrant cuts

Trying to win over conservatives, House Republicans are sweetening their budget proposal by putting programs on the chopping block, including Barack Obama's health care law and tax credits for children of immigrants living in the country illegally
Updated one month ago

Thousands may no longer qualify for food stamps in Alabama

Tens of thousands of Alabama residents may have been cut off from food stamps as new work requirements went into effect this month
Updated one month ago
Serving fruit for dessert can be both virtuous and decadent

Serving fruit for dessert can be both virtuous and decadent

THE HEALTHY PLATE: Recipe for bitters and berries
Updated one month ago

Advocates fear food stamp requirement will affect food banks

Advocates say West Virginia's plan to make food stamp recipients meet a work or training requirement could increase the burden of food banks
Updated one month ago

Cooking program teaches students healthy eating

A New Jersey pilot program that aims to teach kids to make simple, nutritional meals for their families has held its first class
Updated one month ago

Alleged leader in polygamous fraud case let out of jail

Another one of the alleged ringleaders of a multi-million dollar food stamp fraud scheme in a polygamous sect on the Utah-Arizona has been released from jail
Updated one month ago

Thousands in Georgia expected to lose food stamps

Thousands of metro Atlanta residents are expected to lose their food stamps this week, having failed to meet a new deadline requiring them to find a job
Updated one month ago
Feel like royalty with tea and bite-sized fare

Feel like royalty with tea and bite-sized fare

My close friend Phyllis Gannon and I share the same birth date, which is reason enough for us to hoist a cup of tea. In celebration we have an annual Valentine’s Day birthday tradition in which we visit different tea rooms for lunch.
Updated: 2 months ago