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9 habits of unsuccessful people

<b>• Nobody's perfect — most of us have picked up a bad habit or two at some point.</b><p><b>• Most of the time, a bad habit won't wreck your whole life.</b><p><b>• Still, it's probably best to avoid these success-sabotaging tendencies.</b><p>Bad habits may not seem like a big deal on their own, but sometimes they can seriously …

Self-help

Qatar Crisis: Neighbors Want Al-Jazeera Closed, Iran Ties Cut

WASHINGTON — Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar issued a steep list of demands Thursday to end the crisis, insisting that their Persian Gulf neighbor shutter Al-Jazeera, cut back diplomatic ties to Iran and sever all links with the Muslim Brotherhood.<p>In a 13-point …

Middle East

Cheesy Meatball Bake

Just try not to eat them all.<p>Makes: 20 meatballs<p>1 pound ground beef<p>1 pound hot Italian sausage<p>4 cloves garlic, minced<p>½ cup parsley, chopped<p>½ cup parmesan cheese<p>1 teaspoon salt<p>½ teaspoon pepper<p>1 cup Italian bread crumbs<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup milk<p>24 ounces marinara sauce<p>2 cups mozzarella cheese<p>1. Preheat oven …

Ice Cream

18 Healthy Dinners That Are 5 Ingredients or Fewer

We've all been there — the fridge is almost empty, the cupboard is gathering cobwebs, and that trip to the grocery store just keeps getting pushed back. In times like this, it's easy to reach for that bowl of microwavable mac and cheese or order takeout, ultimately throwing any health-conscious …

13 ways people eat bacon around the world

America has been bacon-crazy for quite some time now; we've got not just bacon itself in countless forms but everything from bacon chocolate to …

BBQ

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying — and 17 You Should Eat More

If you’re eating a mix of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, then you’re probably pretty far ahead of the nutrition curve. But even …

Nutrition

33 Family Dinner Recipes That Will Never Get Old

Let's just say that there aren't too many salads in here.<p>Growing up, you had a favorite family dinner. Maybe it was Mom's bacon-wrapped meatloaf. Maybe it was Dad's sloppy Taco Tuesday production line. Maybe it was Nonna's fettuccine alfredo or your sister's chicken noodle soup. You walked through …

Cooking