Hungarian Mushroom Soup

If you would like this to be a gluten free soup, use ½ cup cornstarch stirred into ½ cup cold water.

FILE - A cougar at the Philadelphia Zoo. October 2007. (Wikimedia Commons)

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Bill Ryan, Portland Bureau of Environmental Services chief engineer, stands over a bioswale on a footbridge made from leftover pipe from the bureaus Big Pipe project that limited sewage discharges into the Willamette River. February 2014. (Portland Tribune/Jaime Valdez)

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Homeless campers set up the 'Right to Dream' site on Burnside in Portland (KOIN 6 News,. file)

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Brooklyn Nets' Andrei Kirilenko (47) and Kevin Garnett (2) battle for a rebound against the Blazers' Robin Lopez (42) in Portland, Feb. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens)

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Police said Jared Hoffman stole this bike from a Wilsonville gas station, Feb. 26, 2014 (OSP)

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Disney CEO Bob Iger, left, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, center, and Chief Creative Officer for Marvel Joe Quesada pose for a picture during a news conference in New York, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014. The men announced the scheduled filming of a TV series based on Marvel characters in New York State. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

New Marvel live-action series to film in NY

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