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A New Year, A New YOU! 5 Healthy Solutions That Will Change Your 2011

Pooja R. Mottl | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Pooja R. Mottl

Many of you will resolve to lose weight or exercising more, but will it last? Why do almost a third of us break our resolutions before the end of January?

Make Helping Unclaimed Persons Your 2011 Genealogy Resolution

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Megan Smolenyak

As you make your 2011 genealogical resolutions, please consider adding Unclaimed Persons to the list. The 2012 you will be glad you did.

New Year's Revolutions

Ann Miller | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ann Miller

Christian, Muslim, Hindu, atheist, Jew -- we can all help create a more loving nation and world. It's all pretty simple. If we each take a cause and work for that positive change, that real revolution, 2011 will be a better year because of us.

Four New Year's Resolutions to Fast Track Your Career

Dorie Clark | Posted 04.21.2015 | Business
Dorie Clark

There are plenty of contenders for your New Year's Resolution list -- perhaps some you attempted last year but abandoned. How do you prioritize?

The Faithful Shopper: Retail Lost and Found

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

The end of this year also marks the end of the decade, and so it seems appropriate to look back at how New York City retail has changed over these very dramatic 10 years.

Spanish Expectant Mothers Race To Give Birth Before New Year To Claim $3,303 'Cheque Bebe'

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A new round of public spending cuts in Spain has many expectant women scrambling to give birth before the end of the year, the Guardian is reporting. ...

A New Year's Resolution for Congress: Work Together to Create Jobs

Rep. Carolyn Maloney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Carolyn Maloney

A closer look at how states fared in 2010, as well as how they fared during the last four recessions, can be a useful guide to members of Congress serious about shaping strategic job-creation policies in 2011.

Sell Local?

Max Fraad Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Max Fraad Wolff

Local and state finances receive very little national attention. Across the most recent economic crisis, local government finances have taken an epic battering. How bad is it? Bad.

Even More Movie Sequels in 2011?

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Danny Groner

With 2010 coming to a close, Oscars season is around the corner. Nomination ballots for the February 27 event were mailed today to voting members of t...

Nation's Premier Intercity Greenway Completes Year of Record Growth

Dennis Markatos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dennis Markatos

A national treasure is developing - quickly. Largely under the radar during its first major decade of development, the East Coast Greenway (ECG) now h...

Four Keys To Success In 2011

Russell Bishop | Posted 03.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Russell Bishop

I know all too well that getting unstuck is rarely going to be easy and that working around what's in the way is often messy. However, there are four basic keys I have discovered that you can apply.

ARCHITECTURE: What's Coming, What To Expect In 2011

Patricia Brizzio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Patricia Brizzio

Most countries were shaken by the global economic downturn of the last years, and so was the architecture world. As Jacob Slevin points out in his art...

Travel 2011: Biggest Openings Of 2010, Where To Go Next

Yahoo! News | BETH J. HARPAZ, AP Travel Editor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Overall, travel in 2010 began to slowly increase from the recessionary downturn of 2009, and many destinations are forecasting continued improvements ...

5 Fantasy Jobs (and How You Can Get Your Own)

Zondra Hughes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Zondra Hughes

With 2011 right around the corner, chances are that you'd like to try something new. Here are a few folks with fantasy careers that I've happened upon. Perhaps one may inspire you.

Male Crying in Politics: Not Sexism, but Partyism

David Helfenbein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Helfenbein

Unless you are a master of politics and emotion (i.e. the likes of President Bill Clinton), did you ever notice that there exists overt male "partyism" when it comes to crying?

Making Your Progressive Wish List and Checking it Twice

Robert Greenwald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Greenwald

The holiday season is a good time to take stock of where we are, what we've accomplished and where we hope to go. Our team would like to share our wishes for this holiday season.

New Study: Baby Boomers Approach 65... Glumly

D'Vera Cohn and Paul Taylor | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The iconic image of the Baby Boom generation is a 1960s-era snapshot of an exuberant, long-haired, rebellious young adult. That portrait wasn't entire...

A Decade of Arnold Roth

Robert Teitelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Teitelman

In late 2001 we decided we needed a year-end issue.

PHOTOS: 10 Travel Trends For 2011

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

With 2010 coming to a close, it's time to look ahead to what will be big in travel in 2011. Gate 1 Travel, a leader in independent and escorted trave...

WATCH: Where To Go & What To See In 2011

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

ABC News spoke with Lonely Planet's U.S. Editor, Robert Reid about the best countries, cities and more to visit in 2011. Among the places that made ...

The Last Decade & Mediocrity: A Look Ahead

Richard Laermer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Richard Laermer

There's a Kurt Vonnegut short (very short) story called Harrison Bergeron. In it the United States Handicapper General, under the auspices of the 211t...

U.S. Expects To Pay $6 Billion Per Year For Afghan Training

AP | DESMOND BUTLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON — The United States expects to spend about $6 billion a year training and supporting Afghan troops and police after it begins pulling...

San Francisco Goes to the Ballot Box for Electoral Reform

Afton Branche | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Afton Branche

The Saturday Voting Act, a proposition that would require San Francisco to open all polling places on the Saturday before Election Day, is an innovation that could significantly boost voter turnout.

Afghan Army: The Few, the Proud, the Unprepared

Jake Diliberto | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jake Diliberto

Afghans cannot take control in 2011.

The 2011 Michelin Guide Announcements

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

Although I found the Michelin Guide to be somewhat baffling, the chefs who were granted stars clearly felt otherwise, and they expressed themselves to me emphatically.