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Calgary's cost of living drops relative to the rest of the world's major cities

Calgary's cost of living is falling relative to the rest of the world's major cities, making it more attractive as a destination for international …

Jordan foils 'criminal plot linked to ISIS' in deadly raid

<b>Irbid, Jordan (CNN) —</b> ISIS militants planned to strike civilian and military targets inside Jordan but were foiled by authorities, a government agency said.<p>A series of raids carried out Tuesday into Wednesday in Irbid, Jordan, led to the arrests of 13 people alleged to have been part of the plot, …

Our Favorite 'Back of the Package' Recipes, From Cookies to Meatloaf

Some of our favorite recipes come from the backs of ingredient packages. From cookies to meatloaf, here are our staff's and reader's picks.<p></head>It's no secret that we like to riff on recipes. Case in point: These cookies with big chunks of bittersweet chocolate and flakes of sea salt turn a …

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5 Fun Foods You Can Eat With Your Fingers

Dinnertime is more fun when you can eat with your hands. These finger-licking foods are sure to become family favorites.<p><b>1. Crispy Coconut Shrimp with Sweet Red Chili Sauce</b><p>Coconut Shrimp are served at many restaurants, but this homemade version beats them all. Plus, they're easy to make: you can do …

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9 Sensational Sides That Will Dress Up Any Dish

Side dishes are often an afterthought, but they can be just as memorable as the main course. These sensational sides will have people scrambling for seconds.<p><b>1. Roasted Broccoli with Chipotle Butter</b><p>Build a meal around this flavorful broccoli. The florets are tossed in a sweet, spicy, and smoky …

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Churro Dogs and Oreo Churros: Fried dough is having a moment

Is it us, or are churros finally getting their due?<p>Last year, it was all about the churro ice cream sandwiches in Los Angeles. This week, churros—those long, crunchy deep-fried sticks of dough—were actually trending on Twitter, after the introduction of the Churro Dog, a new concessions offering at …

Whisk Salad Dressing Like A Chef

Discover the three basic ingredients that can transform any salad<p>Too many times I’ve ordered a salad at a restaurant and received a plate of iceberg lettuce topped with gloppy, super-salty dressing. I didn’t realize just how subpar this typical first course was until I took a trip to Paris, where …

Carrot Cake

I’m a dreamer. As I child, I dreamt I would play in the World Cup, challenging the likes of Mia Hamm. As a teenager, I dreamt I would drive around in …

Slow Cooker Marinara Sauce

It is soon to be Valentine’s Day and what could be more romantic than to share a bowl of pasta. To make your day easier all you have to do is put …

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Healthy Salmon Cakes

Introduction: Healthy Salmon Cakes<p>About: I've always had a tendency to make things rather than buy. When your design aesthetic never seems to work …

Whipped Feta Spread with Lemon, Garlic and Rosemary

<i>Whipped Feta Spread with Lemon, Garlic and Rosemary is a tasty appetizer for your next party or holiday celebrations. Today we are celebrating the</i> …