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The Best Thing About Summer: A Kitchen Clam Bake

Food Fanatic | Posted 07.09.2014 | Taste
Food Fanatic

This is such a versatile meal that easily feeds a crowd -- and if you have a pot large enough, you can double or triple this meal.

10 Things I Will Never Do Again In Summer

Marcia Kester Doyle | Posted 08.30.2014 | Fifty
Marcia Kester Doyle

My folks were always avid travelers in search of new adventures. Once the last school bell rang in June heralding the beginning of summer break, our suitcases were packed and loaded into the station wagon.

2 Reasons Red Lobster Is In Big Trouble

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 03.21.2014 | Business

Red Lobster has two problems: One big, one small. Red Lobster sales fell 8.8 percent from a year ago in its latest quarter, parent company Darden ...

Lobsters Deserve Our Consideration, Too

Tracy Reiman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Tracy Reiman

As a vegan and animal rights advocate for more than 20 years, I'm astonished by how mainstream vegan eating has become these days. But even with so much awareness about where our food comes from and how it is produced, there are still many misconceptions about sea animals.

Lobster Disease Creeps Up The Coast

AP | By CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 10.11.2013 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A shell disease that has plagued the southern New England lobster industry for years by making lobsters unsightly and in some...

Why Are Lobsters Starting To Eat Each Other?

Posted 07.30.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Melissa Breyer: Pity the young lobster. In addition to keeping a watchful eye out for the regular motley crew of preda...

Close to Home: Things Climate Change May Ruin

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 09.15.2013 | Green
Peter H. Gleick

Here is just a bit of what we've learned in recent years about some of the things that the science community thinks climate change is going to negatively affect, or even ruin.

Maine Lobstermen Charged With Illegal Possession

AP | Posted 03.16.2013 | Green

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine lobsterman and his son are making their first court appearance on charges they were in possession of more than 400 il...

Animal Photos Of The Week

Posted 12.02.2012 | Green

A number of fascinating stories took place this week in the animal kingdom. In Maine, scientists have figured out how to calculate the age of a lobste...

The Fascinating Way To Measure A Lobster's Age

AP | By CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 01.30.2013 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — For the first time, scientists have figured out how to determine the age of a lobster — by counting its rings, like a tree....

Stolen Lobsters Cost Fisherman $54.9 Million

AP | Posted 10.21.2012 | Money

NEW YORK — A New York court has concluded three men owe $54.9 million in restitution to the South African government for stealing lobsters off i...

Governor Pardons Lobster

AP | Posted 09.25.2012 | Green

STONINGTON, Conn. (AP) — A 15-pound lobster facing a sentence of lunch has received a pardon from Connecticut's governor. The Day of ...

Man Frees 17-Pound Lobster From Connecticut Restaurant

AP | Posted 09.24.2012 | Green

WATERFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man purchased a 17-pound lobster at a Waterford restaurant, then released the crustacean back into Long Island...

Lobstermen Finding More Odd Colors In The Catch

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 07.23.2012 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine -- When a 100-pound shipment of lobsters arrived at Bill Sarro's seafood shop and restaurant last month, it contained a surprise &ndas...

The Lacey Act and the Law

Rep. Earl Blumenauer | Posted 07.11.2012 | Green
Rep. Earl Blumenauer

Two days ago, I pointed out Senator Rand Paul mislead the public regarding the arrest of two men for violating the Lacey Act by illegally harvesting lobsters. Senator Paul responded and implied that it was I, in fact, who was misleading the public.

Fourchu Lobster: The Next Big Thing?

TIME | Posted 10.10.2011 | Food

Every food writer wants to be the discoverer of the Next Big Thing. Oh, to have introduced the world to Ibérico ham or foraged morels! No one would b...

How Big Can Lobsters Grow?

Christian Science Monitor | by CHRIS GAYLORD | Posted 08.17.2011 | Food

With New England diving into lobster season, seafood lovers across the country will don their bibs, grab some lemon wedges, and dine on nice one-pound...

Rare Yellow Lobster Found In Rhode Island's Narrangansett Bay

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — It's not made of gold, but a yellow lobster pulled from Rhode Island's Narragansett Bay is very rare. Lobsterman Denny Ingra...

Want to Help California's Economy? Eat a Lobster

Wade Crowfoot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wade Crowfoot

Next time you're lucky enough to crack open a lobster, consider this: you may be doing your part to stimulate California's economy. However, expanding marine reserves will take away about 20% of the state's lobster catch.

UPDATE: 'Lobster Zone' Game Gets Shut Down (VIDEO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

UPDATE: Chicagoist reports that Doc Ryan's owner Brian Sullivan has agreed to remove the Lobster Zone machine from his bar. *** A story published o...

'Ghost' Lobster Traps: A New Hazard?

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine — Beneath the cold ocean waters off the coast of Maine, the nation's lobster breadbasket, lie hundreds of thousands, perhaps mil...

This Week in Animals: Bat Love Songs, Celebrity Pets, Lobster Power And More!

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

HuffPost Green posted some informative animal stories this week, which we hope that you enjoyed. Flip through our slideshow for a refresher and don't ...

French Delights Overshadow Economic Slump, Uncertainty

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

France may be in a slump, with a hyper-kinetic president intent on structural reforms to counter mounting deficits, but it remains the number one international destination for visitors offering more delights than can be fathomed on a 20-day visit.

Should Killing Lobsters In Boiling Water Be Outlawed? (VIDEO, POLL)

Huffington Post | Barbara Fenig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

It's summer, and as many head to the beach with hopes of enjoying fresh seafood, the practice of killing live lobsters in boiling water is drawing new...

NJ Man Stole 91 Lobsters, Sentenced To 4 Years In Jail

New York Daily News | Samuel Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A New Jersey man was pinched for stealing 91 lobsters from an Atlantic City casino - and its going to cost him four years in jail. Anthony Jones, 38,...