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"Poor Alaskans": Court Blasts Alaska's Redistricting

John Aronno | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics
John Aronno

The last round of reapportionment in Alaska didn't meet any rational smell check. The heavily right-leaning redistricting board focused on pitting political rivals against each other and erected new obstacles for left-leaning candidates and incumbents in their home districts.

Olympian Michelle Jenneke Demonstrates Her Sexy Viral Warm Up Dance

Shira Lazar | Posted 01.21.2013 | Sports
Shira Lazar

Youth Olympian and 19-year-old Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke won the hearts of the Internet this summer after a video of her sexy warmups went viral. Now that she's arrived in Los Angeles, the athlete behind the meme also proved bust a move to the Internet's other favorite dances.

Number Of U.S. Businesses Fell In 2010: Census Bureau

Reuters | Posted 06.26.2012 | Small Business

(Reuters) - The number of U.S. businesses with paid employees fell for a third straight year in 2010, but the rate of decrease slowed, the Census Bure...

1 In 10 American Marriages Are Interracial

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Lai | Posted 04.27.2012 | Weddings

One in 10 American marriages are between partners of a different race or ethnicity, according to data released on Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau....

Amanda M. Fairbanks

Starting Salaries For Recent Graduates Declined Over Past Decade | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 11.02.2011 | College

NEW YORK -- For Kate Johnson, any job felt better than no job at all. Shortly after graduating from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Johnson o...

Rick Perry: National or Niche Candidate?

Kristen Soltis Anderson | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics
Kristen Soltis Anderson

In order to become president, Rick Perry will need to significantly build on his current status with swing groups. But to count him out and dismiss his candidacy out of hand would be an incredible folly for strategists on either side of the aisle.

Be Ready to Hear Iranian Voices

James Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Miller

Many in the movement are tired, but it is undeniable that Egypt has given Iranians the boost they need. Now, there is a tangible buzz, an excitement in the air that Iran hasn't been felt in over a year.

The Year in Review (Climatically)

Rebecca Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rebecca Anderson

2010 was a pretty drama-filled year. There was the rescue of the 33 Chilean miners and the excitement of the World Cup and those crazy vuvuzelas, but ...

John Salazar, Scott Tipton Rematch?

The Durango Herald | Tamar Hallerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Rep. John Salazar, D-Manassa, said Wednesday that he is considering a 2012 rematch against Scott Tipton to win back the House seat ...

How Dubai Came Through 2010

Hisham Wyne | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Hisham Wyne

The UAE -- and Dubai in particular -- has been an utterly fascinating place to be in 2010. Obstinate denials of the recession not having an iota of im...

Wadhams: I Wish Buck Had Taken A Few Minutes Before Deciding To Support 'Personhood'

Colorado Statesman | Judy Hope Strogoff and Ernest Luning | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado Republican Party Chairman Dick Wadhams reflects on the roller-coaster election season just finished in a wide-ranging interview with The Colo...

Junk Shot, Junk and A Big F**king Deal: The Words of 2010

Kristin Wilson Keppler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Kristin Wilson Keppler

We as Americans should feel so much smarter as we bid farewell to 2010. From a educational standpoint, this year marked a noticeable expansion of our ...

Looking Back, Looking Forward -- Opportunities Abound

Tim Jahnigen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Tim Jahnigen

There have been so many incredible moments since we launched just six months ago.

The 30 Most Underrated Innovations of 2010

Danny Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Danny Wong

Collaborating with influentials in the tech, social media, and innovation spaces, we consolidated a list of last year's top thirty underrated innovations. These are the absolute best.

Burlesque and Black Swan: The Showgirls of Burlesque vs. the Showgirls of Ballet?

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rob Kirkpatrick

Sure, the latter is about ballet and the former has Cher and Christina, but the two films are twin journeys into the voyeuristic world of ripped female bodies and supercharged girl-on-girl tension.

The Great Impending OMG of 2011

Mark Morford | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Morford

All end-of-year lookbacks at the major stories, scandals, dramas and traumas contain one shared ingredient, one bizarre commonality built straight into their media DNA: How insanely fast we forget all about them.

2010 According to IFE Fellows

Kathy Kemper | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kathy Kemper

In the words of IFE Fellows, here is what 2010 was all about: Sports Dog killer or MVP? Michael Vick, in his second season after serving 23 months ...

Obama Poll Watch -- December, 2010

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Obama once again charted an unbelievably stable month in terms of approval ratings. The mildly good news was in his disapproval rating, which dropped significantly over the course of December.

The Wine Trends Of 2010

Slashfood | Kristine Hansen, Posted Jan 2nd 2011 @ 11:30AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

How did 2010 stack up in terms of wine? Despite the economic recession, winemakers, wineries and wine bars came up with more than a few innovations --...

Did You Attract What You Wanted In 2010?

Karen Luniw | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Karen Luniw

What a ride 2010 was! Did you attract what you really wanted? If so, woohoo! If not, why not? Check out the slideshow below to get some ideas of what you might have done differently.

Paying Attention to Omens for Success in 2011

Anne Hill | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Anne Hill

It's not like I knew anything about the shooting star that that kid saw; it's just that I believe our best move is always to accept the omen as a gift. If nothing else, it means that we recognize an omen when we see one.

New Year's Resolutions Don't Work... Unless You Ask for Help

James M. Lynch | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James M. Lynch

If you are ending the year with anything less than a "Wow, what a year," then the change you really need to make this year is to enlist help and support to achieve your goals. Shared goals are more likely to happen.

A Happy New Year for America?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Danny Groner

As we look ahead to the promise of 2011, some newspapers' editorials are looking beyond their local community's needs and imparting messages that exte...

Pakistan in 2010: Blood, Flood and Drones

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Many Pakistanis do not expect their fortunes to rise in 2011. All they want is peace and a little financial stability. Here's hoping that they will see some light at the end of the tunnel.

Top Ten Biggest Controversies of 2010

David Rees | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
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David Rees

You can't have a year without controversies -- and this year, 2010 was no different. Last year, 2010 actually was different, though. It's funny how life works. "America, let's get back on track."