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Scammers Try to Con Restaurants; A Sulking Gordon Ramsay Retreats to The States
Fake health inspectors try to get at private information, while Gordo leaves England following the firing of his father-in-law.
Oakland Halloween Shindig Ends In Shooting; Bobby Flay (and Jared from Subway) Doing NYC Marathon
Bobby Flay Running N.Y. Marathon; Kim Jong Il's Former Chef Speaks
Jared from Subway will also run, at a considerably slower clip.
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Hugo Chavez Seizing U.S. Bottle Maker; Irwindale Officials Stand Trial For Costly Eating
The Venezuelan president charges a US. company with worker exploitation and environmental damage, while four city officials are accused of overdoing it at Peter Luger.
Food Network Chef Pleads Guilty to Solicitation of Murder; Duarte El Pollo Loco Robbed By Thief in Obama Mask
Juan Carlos Cruz faces nine years in prison, while this location of the chicken chain experiences its fourth robbery, this time with a Point Break-style twist.
Hollywood's Noir Wine Bar Goes Back To Shabu Shabu; Susan Feniger Cooks at Snyder Diamond
A wine bar doesn't work on LaBrea, so owners go back to the original barely-working concept, while Susan Feniger's Street team holds a demo and tasting in Santa Monica.By Hadley Tomicki
Neighburrito Says ‘No Pot Burritos for You’
The owner swears he didn't know about a secret pot farm in the basement.By Alex Van Buren
Yet Another Reason Not to Eat at Denny’s
... and the robbers got away.By Jay Barmann
Magic Johnson Sells 105 Starbucks Stores; San Gab Mayor Resigns Due To After-Dinner Arrest
A day following his sale of a stake in The Lakers, Magic divests his interests in the coffee chain. Meanwhile, Albert Huang calls it quits.
Bao And Battery: Detective J. Gold Gets On The Case of San Gab's Mayor
The L.A. Weekly critic sniffs out which restaurant the alleged assault started at, and finds soup dumplings used as a projectile weapon.By Hadley Tomicki
Barq's Root Beer Sues Coke; Campbell's Protested Over New Halal Soup Line
Another Gay Bar Bashing
More alleged bias crimes in Greenwich Village.By Daniel Maurer
Caped Crusader Robs McDonald’sBy Jay Barmann
Shooting at San Leandro Golf Course Restaurant; The Times Does More Food Mash-Ups
Debi Mazar Cooks for Midnight Mission; Van De Kamp Bakery Renovation Draws Lawsuit
The actress says she "grew up on food stamps," while a famous bakery's face-lift in Glassell Park becomes mired in controversy.By Hadley Tomicki
Feds Bust Chinatown Restaurants Employing Smuggled Workers
Some made just $3 an hour.By Daniel Maurer
$24,000 of Cannabis-Infused Food Seized; Who's Complaining at Noma
Police capture 4,000 marijuana-laced edibles, while "Americans" ruin another good thing while traveling abroad.By Hadley Tomicki
Kim Chi Prices Soar; Asia De Cuba Gets Animated
While cabbage costs go through the roof, The Simpsons dine at Jeffrey Chodorow's chain.
Party Like It’s 1969: A Gay Bashing at Stonewall Inn?
And a vigil for slain bartender Chai Eun Hillmann.By Daniel Maurer