Corks & Forks: Old World wines toast Thanksgiving traditions

Thanksgiving is about tradition more so than any other holiday. We look forward to sweet potatoes the way grandma made them, the indispensable green bean casserole and a dish of black olives that inevitably end up on someone's fingers because they have holes in them and isn't that what they're for (or was that just in my house?).

Grocery finds sophisticated angle in rough-hewn hospitality

Why: Grocery Cocktail & Social is a new place in downtown Vancouver for the 21-and-over crowd to imbibe more than just cocktails. It offers a light menu with sophisticated farmhouse fare and a place to gather after restaurants close.

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Locavore movement inspires new deer hunters across U.S.

MONTPELIER, Vt. — A decadeslong national decline in the number of hunters has prompted states to tap into a new group of hunters — people who demand locally produced food, but don't know the first thing about bagging a deer.

Shifting attitudes at play in Cosby allegations

Tamra Wade struggled mightily over whether to go to the police more than a decade ago, when, she says, a trusted professor forced himself on her in an empty classroom. Ultimately she couldn't bring herself to do it.

One Direction's 'Four' still a shining tween dream

One Direction has done the almost impossible for a boy band: The English-Irish quintet has held the fickle attentions of teenage girls the world over for three years— the equivalent of 30 in tween years— and the band's new album, "Four," isn't likely to diminish the group's stronghold.

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