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Meet The First Person To Win 3 Major Marathons In One Year

Posted 10.14.2013 | Chicago

A University of Illinois student has achieved something no athlete has ever accomplished before. In winning the women's wheelchair division of the ...

Report: Man Dies After Jumping Off Train For Phone

Posted 10.14.2013 | Miami

A Miami man who jumped from a moving commuter train last week to retrieve his forgotten cellphone has died. Hospital staff told The Palm Beach Post...

WATCH: Skateboarders, Police Clash During Annual Ride

| Posted 10.14.2013 | New York

By Jess Wisloski, Tom Liddy and Trevor Bach MANHATTAN — Police and skateboarders clashed in the city Saturday as more than a hundred riders took ...

Kenyans Sweep The 2013 Chicago Marathon

AP | ANDREW SELIGMAN | Posted 10.13.2013 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- CHICAGO (AP) — Dennis Kimetto of Kenya broke the course record Sunday in capturing the Chicago Marathon, and compatriot Rita Jeptoo was t...

How's Maryland's Health Exchange Going? Well...

The Baltimore Sun | MEREDITH COHN | Posted 12.14.2013 | DC

As the nation prepared for the launch of federal health reforms, Maryland was lauded as a leader in adopting the president's signature program. Obama ...

A New Era For Our Pot Shops

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dozens of medical marijuana dispensaries in Los Angeles have closed, and the city attorney says more will be shutt...

When A Breast Cancer Walk Goes Very, VERY Wrong

Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

A breast cancer walk turned into a frightening ordeal for a Florida woman who was left clinging to a railroad drawbridge after it opened over Fort Lau...

Detroit Takes Out Another Loan

AP | Posted 12.12.2013 | Detroit

DETROIT — DETROIT (AP) — Detroit's state-appointed emergency manager says a $350 million loan has been secured to help the city pay its way ou...

NO DEAL YET

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 12.12.2013 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Contracts talks resumed Saturday afternoon between the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit system and its two...

Well, Someone Finally Sued Ventra

Posted 10.12.2013 | Chicago

With all the complaints against the Chicago Transit Authority's new payment system, it was only a matter of time before someone sued Ventra. A cla...

Statue Of Liberty Reopens Amid Shutdown

AP | MICHAEL VIRTANEN | Posted 10.13.2013 | New York

ALBANY, N.Y. -- ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state and federal officials on Friday reached an agreement to reopen the Statue of Liberty amid the gov...

Kathleen Miles

Life-Saving Drug Can Reverse Overdoses, Be Used At Home

HuffingtonPost.com | Kathleen Miles | Posted 10.13.2013 | Los Angeles

Family and friends of more drug users in California will soon be able to reverse overdoses at home with a lifesaving injectable drug. On Thursday, ...

PHOTOS: Adopt These NYC Pets

Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

Every week The Huffington Post New York features city animals up for adoption, in partnership with Animal Care & Control of New York City. A nonpro...

Florida Rep. Makes Shocking Comments About Lesbian Moms

Posted 10.11.2013 | Miami

Tuesday a Florida republican equated lesbian mothers and drug abusers, labeling both "dysfunctional" and "atypical" households that get in the way of ...

Kim Bellware

LOOK: This 1988 Old Style Chicago Marathon Commercial Is Everything

HuffingtonPost.com | Kim Bellware | Posted 10.11.2013 | Chicago

The 1980s in Chicago: The shorts were shorter. The hair was poofier. And the Chicago Marathon was sponsored by the city's iconic working-man's beer, O...

Fate Of Dominick's Stores Unclear After Safeway Announces Chicago Exit

Posted 10.11.2013 | Chicago

After Dominick's-owning Safeway announced Thursday that it plans to exit the Chicago market entirely by early 2014 due to declining profits, the fate ...

That's Not Safe...

AP | JUSTIN PRITCHARD | Posted 10.11.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Operators of the historic Angels Flight hillside railway in downtown Los Angeles had been using a tree branch to o...

Autistic Teen Still Missing; Family Clinging To Hope

| Posted 01.23.2014 | New York

QUEENS -- The family of a 14-year-old boy with autism who has been missing since walking out of school Friday still clings to hope that he'll be f...

Rick Scott Issues Major Denial

Posted 10.11.2013 | Miami

Do you feel unaffected by the government shutdown? It may not last: Miami-Dade County alone is losing $31 million in personal income per week, a n...

Take Me Home Tonight?

Posted 10.12.2013 | DC

Betty White is a big fan of the animals. "Animals are near and dear to my heart, and I've devoted my life to trying to improve their lives," the a...

Who's Donating To Snyder's Secret NERD Fund?

AP | DAVID EGGERT | Posted 10.10.2013 | Detroit

LANSING, Mich. -- LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said under oath that he does not know who contributed to a nonprofit fund that is ...

Are Malibu Parents Overreacting To This 'Crisis'?

AP | Posted 10.11.2013 | Los Angeles

MALIBU, Calif. -- MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Some classes at Malibu High School are being relocated this week while officials investigate potential healt...

Think This Electric Unicycle Will Catch On In Chicago?

Posted 10.10.2013 | Chicago

Think Segways are annoying? You'll probably really hate this: A Highland, Park, Ill. company think they've got a hit on their hands with a new prod...

Russell's Moving On

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 10.10.2013 | Los Angeles

Russell Brand definitely seems to be moving on after his split from ex-wife Katy Perry, but he didn't move too far. The Huffington Post has confir...

Which Florida University Has The Most Successful Grads?

Posted 10.11.2013 | Miami

There are myriad ways Florida could judge the performance of its 11 state universities. This year, the Board of Governors focused on how each of t...