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Caffeinated peanut butter meant to cure hangovers

A trio of foodies claim to have come up with an answer to the binge drinker's lament, "When is somebody going to invent a hangover cure?" What they came up with is a caffeinated peanut butter called Steem.

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Remember Smarties? The retro candy is thriving

When people ask Liz, Jessica and Sarah Dee what they do for a living, they often pull candy out of their pockets and say, "We make these."

The trio run Smarties, one of America's iconic candy companies.

Any kid -- or kid at heart -- who has done the H...

From Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods to eschew using prison laborers

Whole Foods will no longer sell food made by prisoners.

The grocery chain announced the change after customers complained, saying that they were uncomfortable with the fact that products were being made with inmate labor.

Whole Foods said all such prod...


Free coffee marks National Coffee Day

Go ahead, have another cup of coffee. This week's mug runneth over with days devoted to the beverage that wakes up nations and keeps industries humming.

According to Internet sages and the arbiters of faux holidays, September 29 is Coffee Day (also kn...

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The Chipotle 'carnitas crisis' is over

The "Great Chipotle Carnitas Scare" of 2015 is over.

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12 great beers for the fall

The leaves are changing, football is underway and some pretty amazing beers are hitting shelves.

For craft brewers, cooler weather brings a shift in seasonal styles. Gone are the crisp, light, refreshing beers of summer, making way for more malty and...