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7 Nutrients (Besides Fiber and Protein!) That Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Vitamin C</b><br>To turbo-charge iron's energizing superpowers pair it with some vitamin C. That vitamin helps your body use the hard-to-absorb type of iron found in fruits and veggies, says Cording. Besides that, vitamin C's an antioxidant, which means it promotes optimal cell function. "It signals to …

The Barcelona bar-hop: the city's best places to drink

Barcelona is a great city for bar-hopping. Should you feel like sipping a beer in an enchanted forest surrounded by wood-nymphs; if mid-week karaoke watched over by images of the Virgin Mary appeals, or if pink cava and sausage butties are your idea of the breakfast of champions, we bring you glad …

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North Korea demanded $10bn in cash and food to attend talks with South

Hermit state asked for money and half a million tons of food as precondition to holding summit with South in 2009<p>North Korea demanded $10 billion in cash and half a million tons of food in 2009 as a precondition of holding a summit with the South, former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak said, …

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11 Basic Cooking Rules Even The Most Avid Cooks Forget

Even if you cook every single day of your life -- and even if you've gone to culinary school or work in the food industry -- there are certain basic rules that elude even the most avid cook every once in a while. You might end up Googling the temperature of a medium-rare steak, or how many minutes …

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7 Foods That Can Help You Lose Weight

<b>Chocolate</b><br>No joke! In one study published in the journal <i>Nutrition</i>, higher chocolate consumption was associated with low abdominal fat. Study authors didn't speculate on the mechanism behind this, but previous research suggests that the antioxidants in dark chocolate may help increase your …

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Officials: U.S. airstrikes pound ISIS militants firing at Iraq's Yazidis

American warplanes pounded extremist Sunni fighters in northern Iraq on Saturday in what officials described as an effort to defend minority Yazidis "being indiscriminately attacked," strikes that came just as President Barack Obama warned of an extended air campaign against the terror group.<p>The …

Ebola death toll rises; emergency in Liberia

The husband of an American woman infected with Ebola imagines he should be beside himself with worry but instead finds comfort in God's grace.<p>His wife, Nancy Writebol, is one of two patients being treated at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.<p>She arrived in Atlanta on Tuesday, just days after …

Separatists attack airport in east Ukraine, defy truce

Pro-Russian separatists said Thursday that they attacked government forces at an airport in east Ukraine, defying a government cease-fire as a European Union summit in Belgium considers tougher sanctions on Russia for sparking dissension in Ukraine.<p>The attack was reported on the website of Igor …

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Ghana is rationing electricity to make sure people can watch today’s World Cup match against the US

The United States and Ghana are more or less evenly matched on the field. But plans to broadcast today’s World Cup match between the two nations show how far apart their economies remain.<p>When the teams kick off at 6pm in New York and 10pm in Accra, the most pressing concern for American soccer fans …

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Get to Know Your Saddle's Anatomy

You're in contact with your bicycle saddle for the majority of your ride. Learn the ins and outs of saddle anatomy to find one that works best for you.<p>Bicycle saddles take the brunt of complaints from uncomfortable riders—and of more than half a cyclist's weight. They also rank as a high-wear …

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Training advice - The Running Bug

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How to Use Scotch Tape to Perfect Your Liquid Eyeliner

Luckily, sketching on exotic cat eyes just got a whole lot easier thanks to this one sticky trick.<p>Let's face it: Unless you have a degree in geometry, the steady hands of a surgeon, or an inclination for art, mastering the technique of liquid eyeliner is just plain hard. Luckily, sketching on …

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24 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

It's summertime, and the cookin's easy—master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer, doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, …

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Google buys Word Lens, the app that translates languages with your phone's camera

Google has acquired Word Lens, the mobile app that can translate text in real time using your smartphone's camera, along with its development team at Quest Visual. The impressive technology will now make its way into Google Translate. Word Lens and its various language packs have been made free on …