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5/2/2014 8:49 PM
L'Wren Scott memorial celebrity filled
NEW YORK — Mick Jagger sang Bob Dylan’s “Just Like a Woman” at a celebrity-filled memorial service today for his longtime companion, fashion designer L’Wren Scott, who committed suicide in March.

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Help for parents of preemies
Since Nick and Jennifer Hall turned the loss of their infant son into a benefit for other parents of prematurely born babies three years ago, they have touched the lives of 35,000 families throughout the United States and Canada. On Sunday at the Wildwood Park Ward Pavilion, they will celebrate yet another Parents of Preemies Day.

5/2/2014 12:33 PM
British royals spotted in Memphis
MEMPHIS, Tenn.  — British Princes William and Harry have been spotted at a downtown Memphis, Tennessee, restaurant.

5/2/2014 9:23 AM
Jack Bauer returns in '24' revival
NEW YORK  — Jack’s back.

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Lost meaning of Cinco de Mayo
Cinco de Mayo is America’s most popular Mexican holiday.

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Crafting a living in the U.S.
What do African-American women who live in traditional rural Alabama and a middle-aged white man who lives in counter-culture San Francisco have in common? Their love of quilting. It’s one of four delightful stories in PBS’s Craft in America: Industry — Handmade in the Creative Economy, which airs at 10 p.m. today.

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Andrew Zepeda back on air
After a 1 1/​2-year absence from the airwaves, Andrew “Z” Zepeda returns to local radio as host of a top 20 country music countdown premiering Saturday night. “Toledo Top 20 Country Countdown with Andrew Z” will air from 10 p.m. to midnight Saturdays on WPFX-FM, 107.7 (the Wolf). The airtime is a brokered show paid for

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
850 gather for national day
About 30 minutes after sunrise Thursday, the National Day of Prayer began publicly in Toledo with the 25th annual Northwest Ohio Prayer Breakfast.

5/2/2014 12:00 AM
Dinner Tonight: Eggplant Meatballs
"The more I play around with vegetable-based meatballs, the more I like them," writes Mark Bittman in The VB6 Cookbook. He says that, "the different textures and flavors are terrific." VB6 is shorthand for "vegan before 6 p.m.," the compromise health plan Mr. Bittman, who writes about food policy and cooking for The New York

5/1/2014 12:00 AM
Review: Backyard BBQ and Booze
Barbecue is among the oldest forms of cooking known to man, dating from a time when homo erectus first threw a slab of raw meat onto an open flame. If Americans didn't invent the form, they've excelled at regionalizing it: Kansas City's thick, sweet sauce; the vinegar-based flavors of the Carolinas; Memphis with its heavy emphasis on pork; wood-