Feds sue operator of dog breeding facility, sixteen beagles

Feds sue operator of dog breeding facility, sixteen beagles

RICHMOND, Va. — Federal officials have accused a company that runs a Virginia facility breeding dogs for research of violating animal welfare law and recently seized at least 145 beagles found to be in “acute distress,” according to a lawsuit filed Thursday. The Envigo RMS facility in Cumberland County has been under increasing scrutiny for … Read more

‘Made With Lau’ started as a humble home cooking project. Now it’s a YouTube success story

'Made With Lau' started as a humble home cooking project.  Now it's a YouTube success story

San Francisco (CNN) — Randy Lau will never forget his 33rd birthday. Two and a half months after launching “Made With Lau,” he was “stoked” to find his Chinese family cooking channel had reached its first milestone: accumulating enough subscribers and viewing time to start making money through YouTube. Their first check: $3.57. “I was … Read more

Whole Fried Chicken Recipe

Whole Fried Chicken Recipe

chief notes This is a real showstopper for your dinner party. It’s one of those dishes that exemplifies why I love New Orleans food so much. Technical tip: Use a timer and make sure chicken is room temperature before frying. Swap options: Use any of your favorite seasoning blends to season. Special equipment: Strainer to … Read more

Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

chief notes This recipe is the product of years spent in pursuit of the perfect biscuit, a goal I chased through conversations and cooking with various biscuit pros throughout the South. Everyone has their own unique method to get their biscuit as flaky and rich as possible, and this biscuit combines tips and tricks from … Read more

My wife and I enrolled our terrier, Spencer, at puppy day school. We discovered they used electric-shock collars. Should we ask for a refund? Can we sue?

My wife and I enrolled our terrier, Spencer, at puppy day school.  We discovered they used electric-shock collars.  Should we ask for a refund?  Can we sue?

My wife and I adopted a terrier during the pandemic. It was the best decision we ever made, aside from getting married. But this is a close second. We had some minor issues with Spencer — named after the late Diana, one of my wife’s favorite royal figures — “escalating the play,” according to one … Read more

Our favorite small kitchen gadgets

Our favorite small kitchen gadgets

As we wrap up our on Engadget, my purchase of a milk frother is just one part of the Engadget team’s surprisingly broad selection of essential small kitchen gadgets — big spenders can scroll down to Breville’s bonkers induction cooker. But back to me: Nespresso’s Barista Recipe Maker heats and froths your milk (or milk … Read more