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5/7/2014 12:00 AM
Dinner Tonight: Garlic Shrimp
The recipe developers for the Thai Kitchen Cookbook write: "Garlic lovers, here's your dish! Takes just a few minutes to prepare, for a simple and delicious stir-fry."

5/6/2014 3:37 PM
Bayer to buy Merck piece for $14.2B
TRENTON, N.J.  — Germany’s Bayer plans to buy U.S.-based Merck & Co.‘s consumer health business, creating a combined medicine cabinet of household names from Bayer’s aspirin to Merck’s Claritin allergy pills.

5/6/2014 2:32 PM
Lewinsky talks about Clinton affair
WASHINGTON — Monica Lewinsky says there’s no question her boss — Bill Clinton — “took advantage” of her when he was president.

5/6/2014 2:27 PM
Basketball used in 1936 Olympics up for sale
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A Kansas sports promoter is seeking a buyer for the ball used in the first Olympic gold medal basketball game, a 1936 clash in Hitler’s Berlin in which the U.S. team beat Canada 19-8 in a pouring rain.

5/6/2014 1:18 PM
125 Mich. communities certified 'Tree City USA'
LANSING, Mich.  — The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Arbor Day Foundation have given 125 communities in the state the “Tree City USA” certification for their efforts in 2013.

5/6/2014 9:32 AM
Met Gala showcases fashions
NEW YORK  — There were stunners, snoozers and bummers at the Met Gala, the former led by Sarah Jessica Parker, Karolina Kurkova and Sarah Silverman in stunning princess ball gowns and the latter led by, well, many.

5/6/2014 11:58 AM
German owner of massive art trove dies
BERLIN  — Cornelius Gurlitt, a reclusive German collector whose long-secret hoard of well over 1,000 artworks triggered an international uproar over the fate of art looted by the Nazis, died today. He was 81.

5/6/2014 12:00 AM
Baking Among Friends
Lizann Anderson and Suzie Miller -- the founders of Among Friends, a company that produces hand-crafted baking mixes -- were both raised in the Toledo area. Mrs. Miller, who says that she had “the best childhood” and still refers to herself as “a Maumee River girl,” is a graduate of Notre Dame Academy; she moved back to town eight years …

5/6/2014 12:00 AM
Simple blackberry-orange Napoleons
The secret to this simple Mother’s Day dessert is frozen puff pastry. It is easy to work with and bakes up into a deliciously flaky pastry.

5/6/2014 8:45 AM
Report: Warming disrupting Americans' lives
WASHINGTON  — Global warming is rapidly turning America the beautiful into America the stormy, sneezy and dangerous, according to a new federal scientific report. And those shining seas? Rising and costly, the report says.