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Police Fed Suspect 96 Bananas To Recover Stolen Gold Chain

David Lohr | Posted 01.25.2014 | Weird News

No matter how you peel it, the thought of eating 96 bananas is not too appealing. But that's how many bananas an accused thief in India was fed to hel...

Say Goodbye To These Bananas?

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 12.17.2013 | Green

Banana lovers better satiate their appetites now. The world's supply of the fruit is under attack. According to Scientific American, strains of a p...

How My Pineapple Became a Computer Lab

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Heritage Radio Network

It starts with a banana that turns into a college scholarship for a young woman in Rwanda. Or a pineapple that becomes a computer lab. It's women who have started their own businesses in the poorest areas of Central America, and pineapple farmers who are learning to read.

Dana Oliver

8 Unusual Uses For Bananas

HuffingtonPost.com | Dana Oliver | Posted 09.24.2013 | Style

Nothing ticks me off more than having to trash bananas that I bought four days earlier. I love the tropical fruit just as much as Baby Bop, but I shou...

Why I Told My Hollywood Tales In Musts, Maybes and Nevers

David V. Picker | Posted 11.19.2013 | Entertainment
David V. Picker

For years many people in the film industry have told me I needed to write about my career running United Artists, Paramount and Columbia, the hundreds of movies I made or was responsible for getting made, and the famous and infamous characters with whom I worked.

Recipe Of The Day: Banana Muffins

Posted 08.27.2013 | Taste

The best way to celebrate Banana Lover's Day.

Not Your Typical Banana Republic

Michael Hoevel | Posted 09.30.2013 | Impact
Michael Hoevel

Ugandans eat more bananas per capita than any other nation in the world -- with a typical adult eating around three times his body weight in a year. And for good reason. Bananas grow easily in Uganda's tropical climate, making them available all year round at very affordable cost.

10 Amazing Reactions To The HuffPost Banana Crisis Of 2013

Ethan Fedida | Posted 07.15.2013 | Weird News

It was Friday, July 12. The time was 2:02 p.m. After an excursion to the 5th floor kitchen for a midday snack left Arianna Huffington's Chief Of Staff...

25 Sweet Ways With Bananas

Posted 04.29.2013 | Taste

This fruit has skills when it comes to dessert.

14 Crimes Against The Banana

Posted 03.28.2014 | Taste

Does anyone actually think these things taste like banana??

How The Banana Became A Tool For Human Rights

Heritage Radio Network | Posted 04.01.2013 | Taste
Heritage Radio Network

Did you know the banana is also a tool for human rights victories and community sustainability?

9 Ways To Use Overripe Bananas

Posted 02.15.2013 | Taste

You meant well when you bought a bunch of firm, green bananas. You really did.

5 Surprising Ways To Work Fruit Into Your Diet

Posted 03.10.2015 | OWN

By Lynn Andriani The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends eating two cups of fruit a day -- which means you can have four sm...

WATCH: Just A Sleepy Baby Eating A Banana, Because Aww

Posted 12.18.2012 | Comedy

Honestly, if the world is going to end in a few days anyway, why not go out with a bang? A bang that looks like this baby eating a banana? It's not li...

Applesauce Agave Banana Bread

Manuel Villacorta | Posted 01.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Manuel Villacorta

Banana bread is a traditional favorite, and I love to bake it during the holidays. By substituting agave nectar for sugar and applesauce for oil, you can enjoy this sweet treat with less sugar, less fat -- and no guilt.

9 Foods With More Potassium Than A Banana

Posted 09.20.2012 | Healthy Living

Nature's energy bar. Better than a sports drink. Bananas have earned themselves quite a healthy reputation in the fitness world. Not that it isn't...

Bananas Foster Creamsicles

Karen Gibson | Posted 10.21.2012 | Taste
Karen Gibson

This dish swirls those sweet-and-saucy bananas into fresh, vanilla bean ice cream.

WATCH: Are You Peeling Your Bananas Wrong?

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

People of Earth, the monkeys have been trying to tell us something: we are opening our bananas all wrong. We really thought everyone might already ...

McDonald's Billboard Has Drivers Worried They'll Get Crushed By Banana Bread

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 06.11.2012 | Business

The last thing any motorist wants is a slice of banana bread to come crashing down on his or her car, especially if that slice is actually a chunk of ...

Can Bananas Save Your Life?

Anneli Rufus | Posted 06.23.2012 | Home
Anneli Rufus

A new study suggests that eating three bananas a day could cut your risk of having a stroke by 21 percent.

10 Overrated Health Foods

Darya Pino, Ph.D | Posted 05.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Darya Pino, Ph.D

Like it or not, we tend to believe whatever we are exposed to in the media and in advertisements. In nutrition, this usually means that as a society we all follow the same diet fads, glorifying some foods over others in the quest for better health.

5 Best Uses for Old Bananas

Small Kitchen College | Posted 04.29.2012 | Home
Small Kitchen College

For some reason I always buy too many bananas. Then they get spotty and mushy, and I end up throwing them out. I try buying smaller bananas, fewer bananas, green bananas, yet they turn brown before we can eat all of them.

America's Most Outrageous Food Vehicles

The Daily Meal | Posted 04.28.2012 | Home
The Daily Meal

Who hasn't wanted to take a ride in the Weinermobile? Outfitting vehicles to look like something else has been one of America's favorite advertising t...

Banana Republic Legacy Thrives in Today's Latin America

Michelle Chen | Posted 04.23.2012 | World
Michelle Chen

The term "banana republic" has become a cliche to describe economic imperialism throughout history, but the legacy of colonialism persists in Latin America today.

Homemade Larabars

Small Kitchen College | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Small Kitchen College

I love Larabars. They are delicious, dense and high in fiber and nutrients like potassium. Their downside, however, is painful, because their price tag breaks the bank.