FROM Chrissie Thompson
Kasich's Record? After a blistering defeat in Iowa, Ohio Gov. John Kasich took second place in the New Hampshire primary yesterday. Kasich appealed to New Hampshire’s more centrist voters with promises of reasonable, pragmatic leadership. He also spoke out against what he called the inflammatory rhetoric of Donald Trump. In short, he cast himself as a moderate. But what about when he was governor of Ohio? And, before that, a congressman? What’s his record? Governor of Ohio John Kasich at NH FITN 2016 Photo Credit: Michael Vadon
Trump says goodbye Paris Accord: What does it mean for U.S. and the planet? President Donald Trump announced Thursday that the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord, the landmark international agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions. Trump was to renegotiate a new deal, but will that happen?
Shaking up the USDA, 'The Beef Cookbook' and 'Tartine All Day' Peggy Lowe explains why Trump’s pick for USDA Secretary is rattling rural America. Dario Cecchini talks future plans for Chianti ramen, and Richard Turner shares cuts from “PRIME: The Beef Cookbook.” Writer Matthew Sedacca looks at the controversy behind liquid smoke. Jonathan Gold tries Chengdu-style dishes, and Elisabeth Prueitt of Tartine fills us in on the latest. Plus, chef Michael Beckman shares a recipe for cactus confit.
Farewell LA freeways, Peter Shire is back Angelenos don't want more freeways but we seem not to want mass transit either. Metro has killed the 710 freeway extension, and bus and train ridership is down across the region. What's the future of getting around in LA? And, Peter Shire is having a comeback. What attracts a new generation to his playful ceramics and furniture?