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Amelia Earhart Update: Experts Say Video Doesn't Show Plane Wreckage

AP | David Moye | April 16, 2014 | Weird News
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Experts retained by an aircraft preservation group say underwater video shot in the South Pacific yields no evidence of the wreckage of the missing plane piloted by aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart. Earhart became the first woman to fly across the Atlantic in 1932. She was trying...

Matt Taibbi: America Has A 'Profound Hatred Of The Weak And The Poor'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | April 16, 2014 | Business
Living in America has taught Matt Taibbi that we as a society have "a profound hatred of the weak and the poor." That's one claim the former Rolling Stone writer makes in his new book, "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap." Taibbi...

'Slacker Rock' Songstress Courtney Barnett Takes The HuffPost Live Stage

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | April 16, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Courtney Barnett's most recent double EP embodies the spirit of the laid-back "slacker rock" genre, but she's working overtime to capitalize on her rise to fame. Barnett is riding high on the passive, smooth sound popularized by the likes of Beck, Modest Mouse and Pavement,...

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Talks Increased Security For This Year's Marathon

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | April 15, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh joined HuffPost Live on Monday to discuss the heightened security at this year's Boston Marathon. "We have a lot of safety measures put in place for [the marathon] next Monday," he told host Marc Lamont Hill. "Boylston Street is kind of the main...

Nas On The Songs He Never Got To Make With Amy Winehouse

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | April 15, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Nas had plans to collaborate with Amy Winehouse before she passed away in 2011, the hip-hop legend told HuffPost Live's Marc Lamont Hill on Tuesday in an appearance to commemorate the 20th anniversary of his debut album "Illmatic." "She had done 'Me & Mr. Jones' on her last...

Frazier Glenn Miller, Former KKK Member And Suspect In Jewish Center Shootings, Was 'A Loose Cannon'

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | April 15, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Former Ku Klux Klan member Frazier Glenn Miller -- also known a Frazier Glenn Cross -- is now in police custody for allegedly going on a shooting spree outside of two Jewish Centers in the suburbs of Kansas. As Miller's story continues to unfold, two reformed KKK...

St. Louis-area Man Accused Of Sexual Torture

AP | David Moye | April 15, 2014 | Crime
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis County man sexually tortured five women in his apartment at separate times over a period of several years, using threats and psychological control to keep them from leaving or going to police, the county prosecutor said Tuesday. Adam Michael Capriglione, 29, of south...

Nas Talks 'Illmatic XX' On HuffPost Live

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | April 15, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Legendary hip-hop artist Nas joins HuffPost Live to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his debut album, "Illmatic." He reflects on his illustrious career, the state of hip-hop and what "Illmatic XX" means to him.

Washington Mom Alicia Cappola Fends Off Intruder Alone During 911 Service Outage (VIDEO)

HuffPost Live | Gina Carey | April 14, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Alicia Cappola of Everett, Washington, said she called 911 37 times after a man tried breaking into her home on Thursday. An hour after her first call, she was finally patched through to the police, who arrived after the intruder left the scene. At the time, there was a seven-hour...

Marty Walsh, Boston's Mayor, Talks Celtics, Red Sox

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | April 15, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh let it slip that he thought the Celtics were focused on the NBA Draft lottery in a HuffPost Live interview Monday. "We're playing a game here," he told Marc Lamont Hill. "We're trying to get into the lottery here. There are some good draft...

Marcell Dockery, 16, Charged With Murder In Police Officer's Death

AP | David Moye | April 11, 2014 | Crime
NEW YORK (AP) — A 16-year-old boy accused of setting a mattress fire that led to the death of a veteran police officer was indicted on a murder charge on Friday. Marcell Dockery faces up to 25 years to life in prison if convicted in the death of officer Dennis...

Dave Navarro On Heroin: 'I Knew Goddamn Well All The Possible Consequences'

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | April 11, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro had already lost loved ones to heroin by the time he tried the drug, but no number of cautionary tales could keep him away, he admitted to HuffPost Live on Thursday. "The sad truth is that when I picked up a syringe and shot heroin...

Josh Duhamel Talks Paparazzi And The No Kids Policy: 'We Knew What We Were Getting Into'

The Huffington Post | Leigh Blickley | April 11, 2014 | Celebrity
Many celebrity parents in Hollywood have rallied behind Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell after they introduced the No Kids Policy earlier this year, which boycotts magazines and websites that pay for and run photos of famous children. Halle Berry and Jennifer Garner were also instrumental in this...

Why This Woman Went Makeup-Free On Her Big Day

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | April 14, 2014 | Weddings
We were beyond thrilled to see Beyonce go makeup-free during her wedding anniversary celebration in the Dominican Republic with Jay Z this week. Bey's no-makeup move got us thinking about women who opt to go makeup-free for the actual wedding: With all your friends and family around and...

Taking Management Out Of The Office Can Help Everyone's Work

HuffPost Live | Alison Zaslav | April 11, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
The idea of "flat" workplace organization gained traction earlier this year when online apparel retailer Zappos announced it would do away with a traditional corporate hierarchy. The technical term for this workplace strategy is holocracy. Mashable describes it this way: "Everyone in the organization sets...

Dick Cavett: Stephen Colbert Is 'Limited' By His Current Show

Ryan Buxton | April 11, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Talk show icon Dick Cavett joins HuffPost Live to weigh in on how Stephen Colbert will perform as David Letterman's "Late Show" replacement.

Former CBS Late Night Executive: 'Late Show' Was Craig Ferguson's To Give Up

Ryan Buxton | April 11, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
Dorian Hannaway is the former director of late night programming at CBS who had a hand in putting Craig Ferguson on the air. She joined HuffPost Live in light of the news that Stephen Colbert will replace David Letterman to discuss why Ferguson didn't get the job.

Dick Cavett On A White Man Replacing Letterman: Arts Aren't A Democracy

Ryan Buxton | April 11, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
When Stephen Colbert was announced as David Letterman's replacement, some critics claimed CBS should have chosen a woman or minority to fill the "Late Show" seat. But veteran talk show host Dick Cavett told HuffPost Live that race and gender shouldn't be a factor in the decision.

QueerView April 11: A Look Back At The Week In LGBT News Stories

James Nichols | April 11, 2014 | Gay Voices
Each week HuffPost Gay Voices and HuffPost Live will take a look back at some of the biggest queer news stories from the past week. Check back every Friday for your queer news round-up in this regular feature titled "QueerView." Four Gay Men Sentenced To Prison In Egypt Four...

The Week Before Resigning, Kathleen Sebelius Said She Was 'Absolutely' Sticking Around

Ryan Buxton | April 10, 2014 | HuffPost Live 321
News broke Thursday that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from her post, but when she spoke with HuffPost Live the week before, she told a different story. On March 31, Sebelius joined HuffPost Live's Alyona Minkovski to discuss the Affordable Care Act...
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