• Unabashed gluttony takes center stage at Philly’s Wing Bowl

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — With those around him sick and stuffed, Dennis Rodman needed to brush up on the rulebook. When a queasy chicken-wing contest competitor could digest no longer and heaved brown, lumpy chunks on…

  • EPA: Traces of contaminant found in 3 Colorado water systems

    DENVER (AP) — Traces of widely used and potentially harmful chemicals have shown up in three drinking water systems in Colorado, prompting officials to shut down three wells and start looking for the source. Two…

  • The only thing you need to cook for your Super Bowl party

    There is one thing that you can make that will up Super Bowl Party so much that you can buy everything else from the store, says WTOP’s resident food expert Mary Beth Albright.

  • 7 ways to get calcium beyond milk

    If milk isn’t your thing, but you don’t want to come up short, consider these additional sources of calcium.

  • France cracks down on food waste by supermarkets

    PARIS (AP) — French supermarkets will be forbidden from destroying unsold food and encouraged to donate to charities or farms instead as part of a national campaign against food waste. The senate approved the bill…

  • 3 reasons to eat lunch with your co-workers

    Eating with your co-workers may help build camaraderie, foster deeper work relationships and boost productivity.

  • 6 of the best foods for your heart

    Every 43 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a heart attack, according to the American Heart Association. And, every four minutes, on average, someone dies of a stroke. Heart attacks are the No. 1 killer…

  • Dig in to the WTOP Super Bowl party spread

    Join us for a Friday-before-the-big-game tradition — the annual WTOP Super Bowl Party in the Glass-Enclosed Nerve Center.

  • Wine of the Week: Super wine picks for Super Bowl Sunday

    This year’s California-based Super Bowl is having a profound impact on the beverage of choice at Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. During the game, lots of wine will be served. Here are the best picks for your own party.

  • 10 dips to make for the Super Bowl

    Food and football share an equal importance on Super Bowl Sunday. Before you open a store-bought jar of queso or whip up the same old bean dip, take a look at these dip recipes — and put a new spin on your annual junk-food feast.

  • 20 Valentine’s Day gifts under $50

    If you want to give a gift that’s both special and affordable this Valentine’s Day, here are 20 great gifts.

  • Food industry looks to Congress as GMO labeling law nears

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The food industry is pressuring Congress to act before the state of Vermont requires food labels for genetically modified ingredients. At issue is how food companies will deal with Vermont’s law. They…

  • Dunkin’s preps for a deal fight as customer visits slip

    NEW YORK (AP) — Dunkin’ Donuts, feeling sidelined by a discounting fight in the fast-food industry, is planning to jump into the game with its own deals. The coffee-and-doughnut chain said Thursday that customer visits…

  • 24 snacks to avoid at your Super Bowl party

    The following information is provided by Graphiq and HealthGrove by Sabrina Perry Super Bowl Sunday is upon us. Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers fans, as well as more casual observers, are making bets and planning…

  • No more $5 footlongs at Subway

    (MILFORD, Conn.) — Your favorite $5 footlongs at Subway will no longer be $5. Subway announced it is raising the cost of its $5 footlong sandwich to $6 starting Thursday. The sandwich company revealed the…