| Oct 29, 2013
| 1:09 PM
The South Coast Air Quality Management District got 11 complaints about odors related to the Irwindale plant where the popular Sriracha hot sauce is made, all since Oct. 21, but none could be verified, a district spokesman said.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Most chile lovers are addicted to the burn and garlic-chile scent of Sriracha sauce, the popular Asian condiment with the rooster on the label and the bright green cap. But about 30 residents in the city of Irwindale, where Huy Fong Foods, one of the...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The AFI Fest has unveiled the remainder of its lineup for the Nov. 7-14 event, encompassing 119 films representing 43 countries.
The fest, a program of the American Film Institute, will include the World Cinema, American Independents, Breakthrough,...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 2:17 PM
A new look at the coldest known object in the universe reveals a ghostly shape glowing in the Centaurus galaxy some 5,000 light years from Earth.
The Boomerang Nebula is a numbing 1 degree Kelvin, or about -458 Fahrenheit, more than a degree colder than...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 5:00 AM
"The Amazing Race" stayed Chile this week, salted and shined and taking care to avoid the lackadaisical street dogs who couldn’t care less that it was ER doctor's Nicole’s 40th birthday or that the remaining 10 teams got $589 on this leg of...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Roasted tomato bisque. Spiced butternut squash stew. Quick orange lentil soup. Each of these dishes come together in an hour or less and are hearty enough to make a one-dish meal. Best of all? Your guests might never guess they're vegetarian.
| Sep 27, 2013
The decade-old Brentwood farmers market is the largest of the 20 venues run by the Raw Inspiration group, stretching for almost a quarter mile down Gretna Green Way from San Vicente Boulevard to Montana Avenue. It’s a flourishing event with a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 9:26 AM
If you're looking to add a delicate nuttiness to a dish, you can't go wrong with pumpkin seeds, commonly known as pepitas. Remove the outer white hull, and the vibrant green seeds have a fresh, almost grassy flavor; roasting brings out the seeds' oils,...
| Aug 31, 2013
30 minutes. Serves 8
1 pound ground pork
1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon chopped garlic
1 tablespoon plus 1 teaspoon chopped ginger
2 to 4 cups Sichuan flavor base, to taste
Cornstarch slurry (2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Venice closer "Amazonia," which receives a market screening Sunday, is not just a 3D jungle adventure pic that attempts to do visual justice to the Amazon.
For Brazil's burgeoning movie industry, it is the shape of things to come, an international...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 8:30 AM
"Bridesmaids" star and co-scribe Kristen Wiig has joined the cast of "Nasty Baby," the next project from "Crystal Fairy" director Sebastian Silva, one of Chile's top young helmers.
Juan de Dios Larrain and Pablo Larrain's Chilean shingle Fabula ("Gloria,...