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Aussie Airline Goes Bust, Strands 4,000

AP | By KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 02.17.2012 | Travel

SYDNEY -- Thousands of travelers from Hawaii to Thailand were stranded Friday after budget airline Air Australia ran out of money and went into volunt...

'Phantom Of The Opera' Celebrates 10,000 Performances

AP | Posted 04.13.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- "The Phantom of the Opera" is making musical history on Broadway. The production is celebrating its 10,000th performance Saturday in New ...

Confessions of a Wall Street Reactionary

Jeff Reeves | Posted 04.11.2012 | Business
Jeff Reeves

At risk of revealing that the emperor has no clothes, let me clue you in to a dirty little secret about the financial media: We're short-sighted, number-junkie reactionaries.

Titanic Artifacts To Be Auctioned 100 Year Anniversary

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 01.09.2012 | Arts

Treasures found at the bottom of the ocean near the Titanic shipwreck will be auctioned off on April 11 marking the 100 year anniversary of the legend...

Sam Stein

DNC Takes To The Sky To Taunt Mitt Romney | Sam Stein | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In anticipation of Mitt Romney's set of fundraisers in New York City on Wednesday night, the Democratic National Committee is taking som...

PHOTOS: John Baldessari's $100,000 Bill... Board

Posted 12.09.2011 | Arts

It's no big shocker that we are not at our finest economic hour, but John Baldessari may have stumbled upon a solution to our money woes. All this tim...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

$25,250: Average Debt Load For 2010 Graduates Hits Record High Amid Difficult Job Market | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 01.03.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- For the class of 2010, graduation marked a harsh introduction to a cruel reality: the highest average debt load on record and a 9.1 percen...

The Most Expensive Colleges

Posted 12.10.2011 | College

It's no secret that the cost of certain colleges in America can empty the bank accounts of parents and students -- and worse. For the fifth year in a ...

Compton Basketball Player Gives His $40,000 Scholarship To Teammates

Posted 09.17.2011 | Impact

Allan Guei may have just shattered every negative stereotype of high school athletes. The star Compton High School basketball player won a free throw...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

College Dropouts Wanted: Peter Thiel Awards $100,000 Fellowships To Entrepreneurs Under 20 | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 07.25.2011 | College

Midway through his freshman year at Harvard University, Ben Yu felt like Harvard's core curriculum kept getting in the way of his other interests. So ...

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Newly Graduated And Drowning In Six-Figures Of Student Loan Debt | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 06.26.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- Hardly a day goes by where Ashley Angello doesn’t fret about her student loan debt. Angello thinks about it at night, when packing ...

Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Rise After Weeks Of Dropping

Posted 06.14.2011 | Business

New U.S. claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly rose last week, bouncing back above the key 400,000 level, a government report showed on Thur...

Rutgers Programming Association Defends Snooki Talk | Posted 06.04.2011 | College

The University issued a statement on Friday addressing Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi's comedy performance Thursday at the Livingston Student Center. The ...

College Pays Snooki $32K To Talk About Her Lifestyle

AP | Posted 06.01.2011 | College

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) -- The pouf is mightier than the pen when it comes to speaking fees at New Jersey's largest university. The Rutgers Universit...

Japan Death Toll Will Likely Surpass 10,000

AP/The Huffington Post | JAY ALABASTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TAGAJO, Japan -- The death toll in Japan's earthquake and tsunami will likely exceed 10,000 in one state alone, an official said Sunday, as millions o...

HUGE Settlement: Courtney Love Paying Big Money For Her Twitter Smack Talk

AP | ANTHONY McCARTNEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Courtney Love's settlement of a case sparked by online attacks on a fashion designer show that while Twitter posts may be short, they ...

Knicks Fined $200,000

AP | BRIAN MAHONEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

GREENBURGH, N.Y. — The NBA fined the New York Knicks $200,000 and team scout Rodney Heard $20,000 on Thursday for conducting illegal draft worko...

Heat Player Fined For 'Obscene Gesture'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Heat guard Eddie House knocked down the go-ahead three-pointer with time running out in Miami's win over Oklahoma City on Sunday. After he made the sh...

Nike Makes Enormous Donation To PSU In Honor Of Paterno

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Nike, Inc., is giving $400,000 to Penn State's libraries in honor of Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno's milestone 400th win. ...

Dow Hits 12,000 For First Time Since 2008

AP | CHIP CUTTER and DAVID K. RANDALL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — The Dow Jones industrial average broke through 12,000 for the first time in two and a half years Wednesday, but a late fade kept it f...

8 Exquisite Hotels For Under $1,000 A Night (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Nota Bene is widely associated with booking their clients in the best and most expensive hotels around the world. According to founder Anthony Lassman...

Urban Honking Freshman Blog Scholarship: Blog About Your First Year

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Andrea Chalupa

Lots of exciting things coming out of the generous minds of the great Pacific Northwest. First, Urban Honking, a blogging community in Portland, Orego...

The Best Homes For $400,000: Trulia (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

We won't bore you with that all-too familiar real estate cliche that begins with the word "location" -- but suffice to say that home buyers across the...

Dow Hovers Near 11,000: This is Obama's Market

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Schweitzer

A Democratic president's success is due to the policies of his Republican predecessor, and his failures are a consequence of his own policies.

Eric Massa Paid Chief Of Staff $40,000 After Announcing Resignation

AP | ANDREW MIGA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former New York Rep. Eric Massa wrote a $40,000 check to his chief of staff shortly before resigning his seat last month amid sexua...