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Search is on for 7 missing US sailors, cause of ship collision off Japan

<b>Tokyo (CNN) —</b> The search was on for seven US sailors missing after an American warship and a merchant vessel collided off the coast of Japan, as US forces and Japanese authorities worked to figure out why the vessels struck each other.<p>The 10,000-ton guided-missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald and the …

Rowing

13 Low-Carb Dinners That Are Perfect for Spring

Your Mouth Will Water at the Sight of These 14 Avocado Salads

If you're looking to spice up how you use an avocado, then we've got you covered — we, too, can only eat so many avo toasts. These avocado salads are perfect for when you want to eat something filling but still healthy. From adding Mexican beans to making a tequila-poppyseed vinaigrette, these …

Healthy Eating

Broccoli Soup with Cheddar Potato Skins

Preheat the oven to 450 degrees F. Pierce the potatoes all over with a fork. Microwave until cooked through, 8 to 10 minutes. Cook the bacon in a …

These Workout Moves Are Like Espresso Shots for Your Metabolism

First, let's get a better understanding of what metabolism actually is. Put simply, it's the bodily process needed to maintain life, wherein the body …

50 Things to Grill in Foil

Try a new cookout dish: Food Network Magazine created dozens of fun and easy foil packs.<p>Charles Masters<p><b>How to make a foil packet:</b><br>1. Lay a large sheet …

Got a craving? Here's what your body actually wants to eat

Ever find yourself rummaging through the fridge or kitchen cabinets for that delicious, satisfying something—except nothing seems to fill that void? Maybe you know what you’re craving, but would actually have to leave the house to go and buy it (who wants to do that?), or your craving is so …

13 slow-cooker recipes that make eating healthy easier

When we think of slow-cooker food, hearty chili, fall-off-the-bone tender short rib and beefy stews come to mind. Not exactly "light" and "healthy."<p>But the slow cooker is so convenient! How great would it be if it could make eating healthy easier?<p>Oh, wait. It can.<p>By choosing lean cuts of meat, …

Cantuccini: Traditional Italian Recipe

Makes 24 biscuits<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>250 g/9 oz. /2 cups plain/all-purpose flour<br>• 250 g/9 oz. /2 ¼ cups caster/superfine sugar<br>• ½ tsp baking powder<br>• ½ tsp vanilla …

Dessert

13 Killer At-Home Workouts To Help You Avoid The Crowds At The Gym

A complicated past lies behind Portland’s violent protests

By Leah Sottile<p>PORTLAND, ORE. — Oregon’s largest city is often depicted as a progressive haven: a bastion of hippies and hipsters, feminists and vegans, bike commuters, urban farmers, backyard-chicken owners and coffee snobs. Decades after Portland’s peace protests earned it the nickname “Little …

Rights & Freedoms

The world’s longest trail will be completed next year with nearly 15,000 miles of paths — here’s what it looks like

The Great Trail, an extensive network of paths that spans the country from north to south and east to west, is set to be complete by the end of 2017, the year of Canada's 150th anniversary. The project has been in progress since 1992, and will connect a whopping 14,828 miles of hiking and biking …

Canada

Bagging the Adirondack 46ers: High Peaks in Haiku #1-24 - The Trek

As with all of my long escapes to the woods, I charged into my Adirondack 46er quest headlong, full of boundless energy and a tight itinerary, back …

Hiking

Three Grilled Pork Chop Recipes

Last week we celebrated National Pulled Pork Day with great enthusiasm, but don't let the fun stop there! National Pork Month lasts the full month of October, and I present for your consideration another favorite pork dish -- the pork chop. Pork ribs, pulled pork, and bacon may gain more attention …

BBQ

Top Tourist Attractions and Sights in Colorado | Amazing Vacation Tips

The most famous location of visitors Colorado is the lovely zone of fantastic traits, sightseeing as well as natural beauty to delight in throughout …

National Parks

15 Fall Desserts for People Who Aren't Into Pumpkin

So you're not a pumpkin fan — that doesn't mean you have to sit out on this season's sweets.<p>Forget pumpkin spice! You still have apple, pecan, caramel and other delicious fall flavors to enjoy.

The Only Stir-Fry Recipe You Need

On my seemingly endless journey to get back to a healthier weight, I'm trying to focus on eating more vegetables. Loading up a meal with veggies lets …

10 Crock Pot Italian Recipes

Crockpot Italian Beef Sandwiches<p>Recipe HERE<p>Crockpot Italian Chicken and Peppers<p>Recipe HERE<p>Easy Crockpot Baked Ziti<p>Recipe HERE<p>Recipe HERE<p>Recipe …

HealthyFoodStar.com

How to watch this week's breathtaking 'ring of fire' solar eclipse

No, it's not the same ring of fire that Johnny Cash clumsily fell into. And it isn't heralding an apocalypse or any other brand of worldwide catastrophe (as far as we know). And there certainly won't be any circus performers riding tigers through it.<p>Instead, this astronomical phenomenon will be a …

Ring of Fire

Genius Gluten Free and Blueberry Cream Cheese Bagels

Recently I received a hamper of products from the Genius Gluten Free range to try out. We’re lucky enough not have to eat gluten-free in my …

See Breathtaking Views of the National Parks From Space on Their 100th Birthday

Volcanoes National Park, Jan.18, 2014<br>Jesse Allen—NASA<p>1 of 13<p>America’s National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th birthday on Aug. 25. From Aug. …