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Ten years on, Natalee Holloway's father opens up

CNN - 3 hours 11 min ago
It's been 10 years since Natalee Holloway vanished while on a high school graduation trip to Aruba, and after a decade of false hopes and dead ends, her father has never stopped looking for her.
Categories: National News

Jamie Dimon lashes out at 'lazy' shareholders who oppose him

Business News - 3 hours 11 min ago
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Chinese billionaire cracked joke as his stock crashed

Business News - 3 hours 12 min ago
Losing $15 billion doesn't seem all that funny.

Tracy Morgan settles with Walmart over car crash

Business News - 3 hours 13 min ago
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A guaranteed monthly check for the rest of your life

Business News - 3 hours 27 min ago
Do I need to invest in an annuity after I retire if I want to enjoy a secure retirement? --Phil, Nebraska

My biggest investing regret

Business News - 3 hours 32 min ago
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FBI seeks aid against homegrown ISIS threat

CNN - 3 hours 34 min ago
The New York Police Department and other law enforcement agencies around the nation are increasing their surveillance of ISIS supporters in the U.S., in part to aid the FBI which is struggling to keep up with a surge in the number of possible terror suspects, according to law enforcement officials.
Categories: National News

For Millennials, it's good to be young, rich, and female

Business News - 3 hours 41 min ago
Rich, young women are kicking butt.

Report: Hamas war crimes against Palestinians

CNN World - 3 hours 48 min ago
Abductions. Beatings. Torture. Summary executions of political opponents.
Categories: International News

El Niño could mean fewer hurricanes this year

CNN World - 4 hours 2 sec ago
The coming Atlantic hurricane season probably will have fewer storms than normal for the third year running -- thanks in part to El Niño, forecasters say.
Categories: International News

Key Ingredients for a Healthy Heart

Lifestyles - 4 hours 14 min ago
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(NewsUSA) - As the weather warms and schedules become packed with summer sports and activities, it can be easy to let your heart healthy diet slide to the bottom of the priority list. With a dash of planning and a spoonful of creativity, summer meals can taste as good as they are nutritious and give you the fuel you need to take advantage of the wonderful weather.

Here are some tips for keeping your meals and snacks heart healthy in the summer months:

Go Lean with Protein

Being on the go doesn't mean you need to sacrifice muscle-building protein in the summer. For dinner options, choose lean meats, poultry or fish. Select lean proteins for refreshing and easy-to-make sandwiches such as Simply Delicious sandwich meats from Land O' Frost. The entire line of Simply Delicious products meets the American Heart Association's nutrition requirements for heart healthy foods.

Become a Fruit Fanatic

Summer is the season for fresh fruits that are chock full of vitamins, minerals and fiber. They make a great substitute for traditional desserts that are high in fat and calories. Wash and slice any combination of juicy melons, berries, or other fruits and add them to your favorite yogurt or sorbet and blend for a cooling and healthy treat. Larger fruits such as peaches or pineapple also pair nicely with grilled items.

Streamline Salads

Salads are also a go-to for the summer months but accompanying oily dressing and cheese can load them down with fat and calories. Choose low-fat or light dressing options and steer clear from cream-based diet spoilers. Minimize added sodium and fat by sprinkling low-fat varieties such as Swiss, Mozzarella, Parmesan or cottage cheese.

With these guidelines in mind, your summer meals will be every bit as heart healthy as they are tasty! For coupons and more information about Simply Delicious products from Land O'Frost, visit

Syria Civil War

CNN World - 4 hours 18 min ago
Categories: International News

Nearly 500 bodies exhumed from graves in Iraq

CNN World - 4 hours 22 min ago
An Iraqi forensic team has exhumed 499 bodies from a series of graves in the presidential complex in the city of Tikrit, a Baghdad morgue official says.
Categories: International News

5 ways to focus and reduce stress

Health - 4 hours 27 min ago
Categories: Health

'You can do anything you put your mind to'

Health - 4 hours 29 min ago
Categories: Health

Do wearable fitness monitors work?

Health - 4 hours 29 min ago
Categories: Health

The bacteria battle waged in your gut

Health - 4 hours 29 min ago
Categories: Health

How bad is booze anyway? 6 crazy facts

Health - 4 hours 30 min ago
Categories: Health
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