| Dec 26, 2013
| 5:49 PM
The soup dumpling is practically endemic in the San Gabriel Valley, a fixture on the menu of every restaurant that even pretends to serve Shanghai-style cooking, and at a lot of restaurants that don't. Some Cantonese restaurants feature xiao long bao on...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 3:50 PM
SANTIAGO, Chile -- Former President Michelle Bachelet was elected to a new term as Chile’s leader in a landslide victory Sunday, becoming the first woman to be reelected chief executive in the nation’s history.
With 90% of votes counted, she...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 12:30 AM
The engrossing "Desert Runners" follows several participants in the 4 Deserts Series, a globe-spanning annual lineup of "ultramarathon" races noted for their extreme conditions and length. While undertaking even one of these brutal endurance tests might...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:21 AM
Somewhere in the world, there is a Sriracha fan who has turned his beard into a bowl. It sags below his chin in the form of an elongated cup made of wiry brown hairs. He fills the beard bowl with ramen noodles. And before eating them with a pair of wooden...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:26 PM
The Sriracha obsession may be getting a little out of hand. After a judge ordered the partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods Sriracha plant in Irwindale in November, someone listed a single packet of sauce for sale on EBay for $10,000. And the hot sauce...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 3:31 PM
Chile peppers top McCormick & Co. Inc's annual list of emerging food trends and flavors for 2014, the Sparks-based spice maker said Tuesday.
The flavoring company, marking its 125th year in business next year, unveiled an anniversary edition of its...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:44 PM
What would you do to get your hands on a bottle of Sriracha? That's a question many Sriracha fans asked after a judge ordered the recent partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods Sriracha chile plant in Irwindale last week.
A seller on EBay is hoping you'...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:47 PM
Después de un largo día, ¿quién no ha llegado al supermercado sin la más remota idea de qué servir en la cena esa noche, cuando de pronto el tentador aroma de un pollo recién asado le da una nueva perspectiva a todo?
Y aun cuando el pollo asado es un...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:12 AM
A judge ordered the partial shutdown of the Huy Fong Foods Sriracha hot sauce plant in Irwindale on Tuesday after the city sued the company last month, claiming the chile odors from the plant are a public nuisance.
Los Angeles County Superior Court...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 3:20 PM
The fate of the Huy Fong Foods' Sriracha plant in Irwindale, which produces the fiery Asian condiment with the rooster on the label and the bright green cap, is still up in the air. A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge did not make a ruling Friday on...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 4:30 PM
MADRID -L.A.-based sales-distribution-production house FiGa Films will be honored by Ventana Sur with a six-pic homage in a new tribute initiative for leading sales companies and distributors of Latin American movies.
Kicking off Dec. 5 at Buenos Aires'...