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More than 8,000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean and brought to Italy over Easter long weekend

More than 8,000 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean and brought to Italy in the space of just three days over Easter, as Italian politicians denounced the exodus as a racket that should be stopped as quickly as possible.<p>Nearly 8,500 asylum seekers were saved from dinghies and ex-fishing …

Coast Guard

Classic Chewy Oatmeal Cookies from America's Test Kitchen

Today is chocolate covered raisin day. In case you want to eat raisins in another delicious form, try these Classic Chewy Oatmeal Cookies from …

18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

Drop the instant ramen and bookmark this right now.

11 Vibrant Recipes To Ring In Spring

At last, spring has sprung! Birds, buds, butterflies — and, most importantly, a new slew of fresh seasonal produce: crisp asparagus, bright berries, sweet peas, fresh mint, and more. From Strawberries & Oranges in Citrus Syrup to Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting, these recipes are a delicious …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

19 No-Brainer Hacks That'll Make Your Home Really Organized

Easy breezy.

Treat Roasted Broccoli Like Nachos, Save Yourself a Trip to the Bar

Recipes like this are for those nights when you get home from an extra-nasty long day at work and it’s late and you’re exhausted and you <i>really</i> don’t want to cook.<p>You may be dreaming about the cozy bar on the corner where you can settle in with some nachos and beer. But reality intrudes and you …

Making Caramel at Home Is So Much Easier Than You Think | MyRecipes

Gooey, glorious caramel is the hero behind sweet, saucy fruit, glazed sticky buns, and fancypants candied nuts that are perfect for scattering over …

peanut butter swirled brownies

Heat oven: To 350°F (175°C).<p>Line an 8-inch square baking pan with parchment and coat the bottom and sides with nonstick cooking spray or butter.<p>Make …

China plans to build its 1st structure on disputed land in South China Sea near US military assets

The top official in Sansha City that has administered China's island claims since 2012 was quoted by the official Hainan Daily newspaper as saying that preparations were underway to build an environmental monitoring station on Scarborough Shoal off the northwestern Philippines.<p>The preparatory work …

Humpback whales are behaving strangely and scientists want to know why

<b>(CNN) —</b> Humpback whales are suddenly hanging out in massive, densely packed "super groups" and scientists are trying to figure out why.<p>It's a curious phenomenon that's been spotted off the coast of South Africa by researchers and the general public.<p>Their meet-up spot is far away from where humpback …

A Family of Syrian Refugees Have Launched Canada’s Hottest Chocolate Company

Peace by Chocolate is bringing a taste of Damascus to Nova Scotia—and they can barely keep up with demand<p>For Assam Hadhad, there are two ingredients …

13 dessert recipes that use vegetables as a secret — or sometimes star — ingredient

Ever thought of satisfying your sweet tooth with vegetables? It's possible!<p>In her New York City vegetable-centric restaurant, Dirt Candy, chef Amanda …

6 Healthy Recipes You Can Make in 1 Pot or Pan

Big Beef Chili<p>1/8th of recipe (about 1 cup): 189 calories, 3g total fat (1g sat fat), 495mg sodium, 23.5g carbs, 6g fiber, 8g sugars, 18g</b> …

Food

The Scientific Reason You’re A Picky Eater

Picky eaters are typically unwilling to try new foods, which can be the result of your DNA and your upbringing.<p><i>For</i> SELF, by Amy Marturana.<p>We all know a picky eater or two. Maybe you have that one friend who refuses to step foot in a sushi restaurant even though she’s never tried it. Or the one who …

A sugar expert reveals 3 popular foods with a disgusting amount of hidden sugar

Consuming large amounts of sugar could result in obesity, diabetes, liver diseases, and even cancer. However, it is becoming more difficult to monitor sugar intake as many food companies sneak sugar in their products. Professor at Pediatric Endocrinology, UC San Francisco and author of "The Hacking …

Trying to Lose Weight? Use This Food Shopping Guide

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Diet Tips<p>How to Grocery Shop For Weight Loss<p>Trying to Lose Weight? Use This Food Shopping Guide<p>Shares<p>Rome wasn't built in a …

The One Thing You Should Eat If You're Always Hungry, According To A Doctor

Dieting can make you feel hungrier throughout the day. By cutting calories and carbs, you’re leaving your stomach emptier and craving food. Many …

Nutrition

Why Healthy Eating Sucks And What You Can Do About It

Are you somebody that thinks healthy eating sucks and that remains your excuse for the bad, unhealthy eating choices you make?<p>Mirror, mirror on the …

The Healthiest Foods For Snacking, According To Nutritionists

It’s hard to stick to just three meals a day, and sometimes we find a need to snack on something to keep us satisfied and energized. Some snack …

Low Fat

Want to lose weight? These small food swaps can save big calories

Losing weight is hard. For many people, the thought of cutting daily calories is accompanied with thoughts of deprivation and difficulty.<p>Sticking with a reduced calorie plan is definitely challenging, and getting started is often the hardest part. It takes about 3,500 extra calories of any kind to …

Healthy Foods You May Be Eating All Wrong

We have the best intentions when we choose healthy foods to nosh on. But if you eat them the wrong way, you could be missing out on valuable …

Seriously, Why Are We Still Doing Soup Cleanses?

The latest cleansing fad is a little less chill and a little more comforting. Yep, we're talking about soup cleanses: all-soup-all-day prepackaged …

13 Best Daily Habits For Losing Weight

Losing weight doesn't happen overnight. It's the result of lots of little decisions and choices that all add up, and it's something you need to think about every day. So keep these daily habits in mind that will make losing weight feel easier and less like a chore.

Nutrition

7 Foods That Make You Look Older

And what to eat instead.<p>If there's one inescapable fact in life, it's this: We're not getting any younger. But that doesn't necessarily mean you have to look as old as your driver's license says you are. While genetics has a lot to do with how fast we age, there are things you can do to slow down …

Dental Care

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day With These Classic Irish Dishes

Saint Patrick’s Day is just around the corner. Rivers and beer will be turned green around the USA. Street parties will break out from Chicago to Cork. Typically, St. Patrick’s Day in the US focuses on Irish mainstays Guinness and Jameson — people are eager to get tipsy on the old country’s tipple. …

Ireland

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Great white shark underneath cage with divers