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Broiled pork tenderloin tenderized with fresh pineapple makes tacos al pastor a weeknight affair

Broiled pork tenderloin tenderized with fresh pineapple makes tacos al pastor a weeknight affair

Tacos al pastor is a dish from Mexico with Levantine roots stemming from the 19th century when Lebanese immigrants arrived, bringing their tradition of vertical spits for roasting lamb shawarma.

Gunmen kill a Mexican fisheries leader who complained of drug cartel extortion and illegal fishing

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican fisheries industry leader who complained of drug cartel extortion and illegal fishing was shot to death in the northern border state of Baja California, authorities said Tuesday.
Hurricane Beryl destroys crops in Jamaica, leaves islanders facing food shortages

Hurricane Beryl destroys crops in Jamaica, leaves islanders facing food shortages

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Jamaicans will contend with food shortages in the aftermath of Hurricane Beryl , which is estimated to have destroyed over $6.4 million in food crops and supporting infrastructure, officials in Jamaica said on Monday.
Agave's profile on bar lists is growing. 5 home recipes for traditional cocktails that sub it in

Agave's profile on bar lists is growing. 5 home recipes for traditional cocktails that sub it in

LONDON (AP) — Tequila-based margaritas and palomas have long been cocktail-menu staples, but their base ingredient — agave — is working its way into other cocktails for a modern twist on traditional drinks.
Skirt steak brings rich, beefy flavor to this economical tagliata-inspired salad

Skirt steak brings rich, beefy flavor to this economical tagliata-inspired salad

Tagliata, a sliced steak dish that gets its name from the Italian word tagliare, meaning “to cut,” is the inspiration for this steak salad in which the meat is perfectly seasoned with a simple dry rub of salt, pepper and ground fennel.
2 more people charged with conspiring to bribe Minnesota juror with a bag of cash plead not guilty

2 more people charged with conspiring to bribe Minnesota juror with a bag of cash plead not guilty

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two of five people charged with conspiring to bribe a Minnesota juror with a bag of $120,000 in cash in exchange for the acquittal of defendants in one of the country’s largest COVID-19-related fraud cases pleaded not guilty Wednes

Delta flight diverts to New York after passengers are served spoiled food

NEW YORK (AP) — A Delta flight from Detroit to Amsterdam was diverted to New York's Kennedy Airport on Wednesday after passengers were served spoiled food, airline officials said. The redeye flight took off from Detroit around 11 p.m.

Hunger grips Yemen even more. The UN says more than half of households aren't eating enough

CAIRO (AP) — More than half of households in Yemen are not eating enough due to poor economic conditions and a months-long pause in food assistance to millions of people in the rebel-held north, the United Nations food agency said Monday.
For an exceptional grilled burger, Meathead Goldwyn offers these five tips

For an exceptional grilled burger, Meathead Goldwyn offers these five tips

Infused with the smell of smoke, any backyard burger tastes good when you’re surrounded by friends and family on a sunny summer day. But a juicy, well-cooked, exceptional burger? That’s harder to pull off than tossing a patty on a grill.
Make room on your grill for smoky charred eggplant

Make room on your grill for smoky charred eggplant

Summer grilling tends to focus on meat, but vegetables also get great flavor from a stint over hot coals. So move the burgers and hot dogs to the side and make room on your grill for smoky, tender eggplant.