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15 Healthy High-Fiber Foods That Make You Feel Full and Satisfied

Fill up (and not out) with these good-for-you, high-fiber foods

On eve of vote, Russian troops reported in Ukraine area outside of Crimea

Russia asserted its diplomatic and military muscle Saturday as tensions remained high ahead of a vote on secession in Crimea.<p>About 60 Russian troops in six helicopters and three armored vehicles reportedly crossed into Ukraine's Kherson region and were in the town of Strilkove, on a strip of land …

Hillary Clinton clarifies 'impolitic' remarks

<b>(CNN)</b> – Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton clarified some controversial remarks Wednesday.<p>On Tuesday, Clinton said that the moves Russian President Vladimir Putin has made in Ukraine are similar to those Adolf Hitler and the Nazis made in the 1930s, saying Putin's rush to protect anyone of …

Crimea ready to adopt Russian rouble - regional official

KIEV, March 6 (Reuters) - The Ukrainian region of Crimea could adopt the Russian rouble as its currency and “nationalise” state property as part of plans to join the Russian Federation, a regional official was quoted as saying on Thursday.<p>Interfax news agency cited Rustam Temurgaliyev, Crimea’s …

Hear Hillary Clinton’s controversial remarks comparing Russia’s moves in Ukraine to Nazi Germany

<b>(CNN)</b> – It's been an ongoing war of words between the U.S. and Russia over the crisis in Ukraine. But former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, a possible 2016 presidential candidate, has apparently decided to skip right over the Cold War rhetoric and delicately phrased verbal jabs, by comparing …

Expert: New sanctions on Russia will not have much effect

<b>(CNN)</b> – With the crisis in Ukraine, global diplomacy is moving quickly. The U.S. sanctioned some Russian and Ukrainian officials by imposing a visa ban, and Russia's foreign minister is meeting john Secretary of State John Kerry in Rome Thursday, after the foreign minister Sergey Lavrov accused …

Web exclusive: Gov. Rick Perry reacts to Sen. Ted Cruz' fiery CPAC remarks

<b>Watch CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper" at 4 p.m. ET for more of our interview with Texas Governor Rick Perry</b><p><b>(CNN)</b> – Governor Rick Perry reacted to fellow Texan Sen. Ted Cruz' fiery remarks at the Conservative Political Action Conference, where Cruz again slammed establishment Republicans.<p>"And of …

Humbled Perry says back surgery played a role in 2012 campaign struggles

<b>(CNN)</b> – Texas Gov. Rick Perry has made no secret he is contemplating the possibility of running for President in 2016. But though the Republican Party often nominates candidates who have run before that strategy is rarely successful.<p>In an interview with CNN's "The Lead with Jake Tapper," Perry said …

RT @GovernorPerry: On w/ @JakeTapper on CNN The Lead today at 3:10 CT talking about LNG to address Ukraine crisis. http://t.co/kWQvqrdKcZ

Russia analyst: Crimea referendum will take place, with dangerous consequences

<b>(CNN)</b> – Lawmakers in Crimea voted Thursday in favor of leaving the country for Russia and putting it to a regional vote in 10 days.<p>It's an act that drew widespread condemnation, with Ukrainian interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk calling the effort to hold such a referendum "an illegitimate …

The New Oil and Gas Boom

In their second debate, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney began with a spirited discussion on energy, during which they both agreed on the goal of making …

Oil & Gas Industry

Fareed Zakaria: Republicans are the party of gridlock

I have been described as a centrist. And I freely admit to believing that neither side of the political spectrum has a monopoly on wisdom or virtue. But sometimes, reality points firmly in one direction. Watching the machinations in Washington over the past two weeks, it is now impossible to talk …

Ukraine isn’t a West vs East Super Bowl

By <b>James F. Collins</b>, Special to CNN<p><i>Editor’s note: James F. Collins, a senior associate and diplomat-in-residence at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, was the U.S. ambassador to the Russian Federation from 1997 to 2001. The views expressed are his own.</i><p>The issuance of an arrest warrant …

How U.S. should respond to Russia

By <b>Fareed Zakaria</b><p>In a strange act of historical coincidence, it is 60 years ago this week that Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev handed the Crimea over to the Ukraine. It might not have seemed a big deal in those days – everyone was part of one big, unhappy Soviet Union. But that act has created …

U.S. credibility at stake in Ukraine

By <b>Andrew C. Kuchins</b>, Special to CNN<p><i>Editor’s note: Andrew C</i>. <i>Kuchins</i> <i>is a senior fellow and director of the CSIS Russia and Eurasia Program. You can follow the Center for Strategic and International Studies @CSIS.</i> <i>The views expressed are his own.</i><p>Vladimir Putin has dramatically raised the stakes with …

Why U.S. angst over Chinese buyouts is warranted

The Great Debate<p>« Previous Post<p>Are banks too big to indict?<p>Next Post »<p>If Geithner didn’t bully S&P, he should have<p>17 comments<p>We welcome comments that advance the story through relevant opinion, anecdotes, links and data. If you see a comment that you believe is irrelevant or inappropriate, you can …

What's behind Russia's moves in Ukraine? Fear of NATO

The causes of the unfolding crisis in Ukraine are many, but most fundamentally its roots can be found in an enormously consequential decision made by the United States and its allies in the early 1990s. Faced with a strategic challenge of constructing a new security architecture for post-Cold War …

Russia

Looking Back in Anger

From left: Russia's defence minister Sergei Shoigu, president Vladimir Putin, and commander of the Russian Western Military District Troops Anatoly …

Russia

Horseradish Deviled Eggs

24 Servings<p>Not your standard deviled eggs, these are bright from the addition of vinegar and horseradish before serving.<p>May 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 hard-boiled large eggs, peeled, halved lengthwise<p>1/3 cup mayonnaise<p>2 tablespoons prepared horseradish<p>2 teaspoons Champagne vinegar or white wine …

How to Boil an Egg: It's Simple—and Complicated!

The ultimate guide to boiling an egg, whether you want it soft and runny or hard-cooked and ready to be deviled<p>It used to be so simple. How do you boil an egg? Easy. Place large eggs (older eggs will be easier to peel) in a medium heavy saucepan. Add water to cover by 1 1/2 inches. Bring to a boil; …

Ultra-Moist Banana Bundt Cake with Greek Yogurt

Bananas are a staple in my house and they are one of the best selling fruits in the US, so I know that I am not the only one out there that ends up …

Lemon Blueberry Cake (Ricotta Pound Cake)

It’s the beginning of blueberry season over here; let the parade of baked goods begin!<p>I had a basket of blueberries giving me the eye the other …

Coffee Swirl Quick Bread

Coffee cake doesn’t usually have coffee in it – but this easy to make Coffee Swirl Quick Bread could easily be termed a coffee cake because it makes …

Chocolate Pound Cake

Chocolate pound cake is not quite as common as vanilla pound cake. Vanilla pound cake has a delicate flavor, balancing the floral flavor of vanilla …

Croissant Donuts, Made at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Embrace the trend. Hop on that bandwagon. And make croissant donuts at home. Julie from Dinner with Julie shows us how.</i><p>Yes, I made croissant …

Apple Cake Recipe | Leite's Culinaria

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Melissa Hamilton | Christopher Hirsheimer | Canal House Cooking, Volume No. 7: La Dolce Vita | Andrews McMeel …

Chocolate Zucchini Cupcakes Recipe

What I love about this recipe is its extreme cocoa flavor. It's not too sweet with a texture that's dense and fudgy yet light, with wickedly delicious crunchy edges. Baked as cupcakes, the large shreds of zucchini are clearly visible in the middle, but undetectable upon consumption. Instead of a …

Cranberry Orange Scones

1. Adjust oven rack to lower-middle position and preheat oven to 400 degrees. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper.<p>2. In a medium bowl, combine …

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