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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013.
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Bravo renews cooking competition 'Top Chef' for Season 11

Bravo renews cooking competition 'Top Chef' for Season 11

NEW YORK, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- U.S. cooking competition series "Top Chef" has been renewed for an 11th season, Bravo announced Wednesday.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Oct. 15, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Oct. 15, 2011.
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Emeril lands new show on Hallmark Channel

Emeril lands new show on Hallmark Channel

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse is to star in a new daily cooking show on the Hallmark Channel, it was announced Friday in Los Angeles.
Emeril Lagasse to debut new show

Emeril Lagasse to debut new show

NEW YORK, July 3 (UPI) -- Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse is about to debut a new show, "Fresh Food Fast," on the Cooking Channel.

Roberts to bring 'GMA' to New Orleans

NEW YORK, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts is to report live from New Orleans ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl, ABC said Tuesday.
Emeril gets new show on ION

Emeril gets new show on ION

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 (UPI) -- ION Television has announced its first original non-scripted series will be "The Emeril Lagasse Show," starring U.S. celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse.

Report: Veggies in 'Chef' special switched

NEW YORK, Jan. 16 (UPI) -- The vegetables used in a special White House episode of "Iron Chef America" did not come from the garden at the Washington site, a Food Network official says.
'Iron Chef' heads to White House

'Iron Chef' heads to White House

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- The TV cooking show "Iron Chef America" will do an episode at the White House, the Food Network said Tuesday.

Stewart's company acquires Emeril assets

NEW YORK, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Martha Stewart's New York-based company announced Tuesday it has reached an agreement with chef Emeril Lagasse to acquire the rights to several of his assets.

Food Network cancels 'Emeril Live!'

NEW YORK, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- The Food Network has canceled "Emeril Live," permanently halting production on the network's flagship show in two weeks, The New York Times reported.

Macy's plans celebrity-studded campaign

NEW YORK, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Macy’s plans a $100 million fall ad drive starring Martha Stewart, Donald Trump and Jessica Simpson in an effort to bolster sagging sales, a report says.

Celeb chefs turn to steakhouses

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., July 27 (UPI) -- Celebrity chefs are increasingly crossing over into the steakhouse market, including a high-end meatery run by Wolfgang Puck in Beverly Hills, Calif.

San Diego mom 'Next Food Network Star'

NEW YORK, July 23 (UPI) -- A California mom who bills herself as "the gourmet next door" was selected "The Next Food Network Star" and the network's newest on-air personality.

Emeril Lagasse to lead Rose Parade

PASADENA, Calif., June 8 (UPI) -- Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse was named Friday as the grand marshal of the 2008 Tournament of Roses Parade in Southern California.

Bam! Emeril to host food awards ceremony

MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Honoring gastronomical delights and the chefs who created them is the main course for the Food Network Awards during a food festival in Miami Beach, Fla.

Chef Emeril's food is out of this world

NEW YORK, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- The International Space Station astronauts will savor "haute" cuisine by New Orleans chef Emeril Lagasse -- freeze-dried, packed and launched into space.

Women want Oprah Winfrey's life

NEW YORK, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A survey for the Playtex company finds that 28 percent of U.S. women would like to trade jobs with Oprah Winfrey.

Vanessa Marcil to host Daytime Emmys

BURBANK, Calif., May 10 (UPI) -- "Las Vegas" star Vanessa Marcil has signed to host NBC's broadcast of the National Television Academy's "31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" in New York.

Crest offering spicy toothpaste

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Crest is bringing spice to the toothpaste scene "to make the brushing experience more exciting."

The Vegas Guy: Whale Hunting in Vegas

LAS VEGAS, March 13 (UPI) -- Six months after 9/11, the good news is that most of the tourists are back. The bad news is that the whales -- the biggest gamblers in the world -- are not.
JOE BOB BRIGGS, 'The Vegas Guy'

The Vegas Guy: The Venitian

LAS VEGAS, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- When Sheldon Adelson demolished the beloved Sands Hotel in 1996, he instantly became the New Meanie in Town. Not only did he wipe out all traces of the ultimate