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Yes, we judged the International Biscuit Festival

When you’re a food writer in town for the Southern Food Writing Conference, one of your duties will be to attend the International Biscuit Festival, held each year on Biscuit Boulevard in Knoxville, once the home of White Lily flour and a place that takes its biscuits very seriously.

Travel

A guide to Paris for repeat visitors

"Where are the fan dancers?" I wondered aloud as I descended into a cave-like nightclub-cum-cabaret on the Left Bank. My friends and I sat down across from one another at a long table that spanned the rock-walled room. It was after midnight, and save for one other tipsy group, we had the place to ourselves.

Travel

New luxury at LAX

For all those celebrities and wealthy travelers who don't want to wade through the morass of paparazzi and regular passengers, a security company is debuting a unique LAX terminal with an exclusive entrance, luxury suites, well-stocked refrigerators, private bathrooms and even daybeds.

Travel

Albuquerque boasts plenty of sass and style

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – One of my fondest travel memories was of a trip I took with my grandparents on historic Route 66 from their home in Texas to California. One of our stops was Albuquerque, where my grandfather suggested dinner at La Placita Dining Rooms and Cantina in Old Town.

Health & Family

Five awesome apps that can teach your kid math this summer

Daily math practice doesn't have to be – and, in fact, shouldn't be – drill-and-kill. Summer is a great opportunity to make learning more fun with apps that add a gaming element to key skills such as addition, subtraction, fractions, and more. These apps let kids avoid the "summer slide" in a fun – and totally painless – way.

Videos

International Biscuit Festival

Get a taste of the action in Knoxville at the mighty Biscuit Festival.
Kathleen Purvis The Charlotte Observer
International Biscuit Festival 1:04

International Biscuit Festival

A plastic bag with lifesaving potential 1:12

A plastic bag with lifesaving potential

Planes fly over Steele Creek Presbyterian Church 0:50

Planes fly over Steele Creek Presbyterian Church

Designer talks about inspiration - and tragedy 2:15

Designer talks about inspiration - and tragedy