Chicken

Plant workers process chicken. (credit: CBS2)

Is Your Chicken Being Served With A Side Of Chlorine?

Most U.S. poultry plants plunge freshly slaughtered birds into chilling baths. The baths often contain antimicrobial chemicals that can include chlorine.

11/12/2014

Photo Credit: Donny Tsang

Flock To Birds & Bubbles This Fall

The saying “opposites attract” may work for you and your honeybuns, but the same cannot always be said when it comes to food and drink. I’m not being a foodist here, but somethings just don’t mix very well. Think lima bean ice cream or spaghetti and milk.

10/02/2014

New Hempstead residents protest planned kosher slaughterhouse in neighboring New Square, N.Y. (Credit: CBS 2)

New Hempstead Community Protests Planned Kosher Slaughterhouse In New Square

The planned 5,000 chicken-a-day kosher slaughterhouse in New Square, N.Y. is moving closer to approval nearly five years after its predecessor was closed down by federal inspectors.

06/03/2014

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Best Barbecue In Brooklyn

Quality BBQ is well represented in New York City. The barbecue food trend has crossed the river into Brooklyn, with many restaurants worth a trip to the outer borough.

02/03/2014

Sen. Charles Schumer (credit: Getty Images)

Schumer: Chicken Slaughtered, Raised In China Could Pose Major Risk

Chicken from China has officials on alert, including U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)

11/10/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Plates Of Chicken & Waffles

Straddling the worlds of both sweet and savory, chicken and waffles deliver that flavor combination like nothing else can. Check out these restaurants from Harlem down to Brooklyn, serving their own versions of this Southern staple.

CBS New York–11/06/2013

A woman feeds her chickens. (file/credit: CBS 2)

Cheaper Corn Could Mean Cheaper Chicken

The latest numbers by the National Corn Growers Association show that a bushel of corn is selling for a little more than $5 a bushel, down from nearly $7 last year.

11/04/2013

Pet Shop Theft Suspect

Turtles, Koi Fish, Chicken Stolen From L.I. Pet Shop

Thirteen small turtles, numerous koi fish and a chicken were recently stolen from a pet shop on Long Island.

10/12/2013

New York Sen. Charles Schumer (file/credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Schumer Wants Tougher Standards For Chinese Chicken

Sen. Chuck Schumer says he wants the U.S. Department of Agriculture to make it tougher on processed chickens that will soon come from China for sale in the United States.

09/15/2013

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NYC’s 5 Most Delicious Takes On Chicken Tenders

Some call them “chicken tenders,” while others prefer the terms “chicken fingers” or “chicken strips.” Whatever phrase you use, you’ll fall for the varied versions of battered, deep-fried, boneless chicken available at these five restaurants.

09/13/2013

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NYC’s 7 Best Chicken Dishes For Two

Poultry may sound like the safe choice, but these New York City venues prepare fresh, revamped takes on the traditional chicken dish — fit for you and a date. Next time you dine out, try one of these elegant chicken-for-two masterpieces.

05/29/2013

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What Foods To Seek Or Avoid During Cold And Flu Season

There are plenty of things you should seek out during cold and flu season. The power of others, such as the hot toddy, are just mythical.

01/17/2013

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NY Food Truck Lunch: Chicken Over Rice From Buona Journata

Perry, the voice behind New York Street Food, brings you his latest review on New York City food trucks. We were in the Midtown South area recently, and needed to get lunch. We’ve seen the […]

12/07/2012

The chicken lives somewhere here on 71st Avenue near the Forest Hills LIRR station. (credit: Eileen Lehpamer, 1010 WINS)

Chicken Running Afowl Near LIRR Station In Forest Hills, Queens

The bird has become a local celebrity, but there is still a debate raging about whether it is a he or a she — a rooster or a hen.

07/12/2012

Eric Didio, in chicken suit at left, and Manager Nathan Atwood. (credit: Jesse Leavenworth / The Hartford Courant).

Thief Plucks American Flag From Boston Market Chicken Mascot

Police in Manchester are searching for the thief who plucked an American flag from a man in a chicken suit and then fled the coop.

06/07/2012

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