| Jan 19, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Cadbury finally bowed Tuesday to a new, roughly $19-billion takeover bid by Kraft Foods Inc. after months of wrangling. Together, the two will challenge Virginia-based Mars Inc. as the world's largest candy company. Mars itself completed a massive $23-...
| Jul 20, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Is the Cronut king the new S'more king? Chef Dominique Ansel, who smooshed a doughnut and a croissant into a cronut at his namesake gourmet bakery in New York's Soho, has taken a beloved, simple campfire favorite to haute heights with his frozen s'more....
| Feb 19, 2014
| 4:56 PM
The Kit Kat bar was just named the most influential candy bar in the world by Time. And something called Chicken Dinner also made the cut.
No, the Chicken Dinner bar doesn't have any actual chicken in it. The official name, Sperry's Chicken Dinner...
| Feb 16, 2014
The race to the May primary election is heating up for the seven Democrats looking to unseat Gov. Tom Corbett in November.
The race is running through the Lehigh Valley, too.
Last week, Northampton County District Attorney John...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 3:08 PM
The top three worst excuses to not celebrate Valentine's Day today:
It's not a real holiday.
Hallmark and Hershey's made it all up.
My wife ... husband ... girlfriend ... boyfriend ... boo ... sweets (or whatever you call your significant other)...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:07 PM
State prosecutors failed to show Philadelphia nurse Barbara Mancini committed a crime when she gave her terminally ill father a bottle of morphine, a Schuylkill County judge has ruled.
The fact that 93-year-old Joe Yourshaw later consumed the entire...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:58 PM
On Monday morning, about 100 people lined up waiting to get into Dumb Starbucks, the coffee shop/maybe art installation/maybe entertainment hoax that quietly popped up Friday on the corner of Hillhurst Avenue and Melbourne Avenue in Los Feliz.
| Jan 16, 2014
| 4:34 PM
What could make a chocolate bar even better? Being able to spread it on just about everything... including your fingers.
The Hershey Co., the brand behind Hershey's, has launched a new line of spreadable chocolates. And one of the varieties looks an...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 8:17 AM
Some day, the Hershey chocolate you eat may come in all sorts of weird shapes and sizes.
The Hershey Co. this week announced it has agreed to a multiyear partnership with 3D Systems, a company known for building a 3D printer capable of creating...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:45 PM
Imagine being able to press a button and create your own chocolate bar. Hershey might be taking steps to make this chocolate fantasy a reality, teaming up with a company that has a 3-D chocolate printer.
Yes, a printer that can print chocolate. ...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 4:45 PM
New York's Big Gay Ice Cream is opening shop in downtown Los Angeles this spring. Hello, Speculoos soft-serve, Salty Pimp chocolate-dipped ice cream cones, Newyorkina paletas and ginger-curry milkshakes.
After two successful Los Angeles pop-ups in the...