Posts Tagged Food and drink

Chef Homaro Cantu, who blended science and food, dies

In this Nov. 7, 2013 photo Chef Homaro Cantu poses for a photo at his restaurant Moto in Chicago. Authorities say Cantu was found dead in Chicago, Tuesday, April 14, 2015, in a building where he had planned to open a brewery. The Cook County medical examiner's office confirmed the death but did not release a cause. (Chandler West/Sun-Times Media via AP)

CHICAGO (AP) — Chef Homaro Cantu, who artfully blended science and fine dining at his Michelin-starred Chicago restaurant, has died.

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Ex-Joe Louis training site in Detroit to become restaurant

Flanked by city leaders and children from the Detroit City Chess Club, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announces plans to redevelop the historic Brewster Wheeler Recreation Center, where greats like Joe Louis trained, during a news conference in front of the crumbling structure Tuesday, April 14, 2015 in Detroit. A long-closed recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained will house an upscale restaurant as part of a $50 million development project that will include up to 150 apartments, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan announced Tuesday. (Brandy Baker/Detroit News via AP)  DETROIT FREE PRESS OUT; HUFFINGTON POST OUT

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan says a long-closed recreation center where heavyweight champion Joe Louis once trained will house an upscale restaurant as part of a $50 million development project.

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Pepsi to replace Coke in NBA marketing deal

In this Oct. 7, 2009 file photo, a court side ad displays the Pepsi logo during a time out in an NBA preseason basketball game between the Orlando Magic and the Miami Heat in Orlando, Fla. The NBA on Monday, April 13, 2015 said that it's struck a new marketing partnership with Pepsico, ending a 28-year partnership with Coca-Cola. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The National Basketball Association is trading Coke for Pepsi.

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