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Professors Try To Figure Out What 'Bae' And 'On Fleek' Mean

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.31.2015 | College

"On fleek"? These professors can't even, but they do feel bad for everyone being on top of someone named "Fleek." Lehigh University asked faculty memb...

'Insurgent' Cast Is Incredibly Confused By All That Slang

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.31.2015 | Teen

Are the words "basic," "on fleek" and "ya$$$" part of your daily vocabulary? If so, the cast of "Insurgent" probably has no idea what you're talking a...

Polar Vortex of 2015's Cray-Cray Banished Words

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.03.2015 | Politics
Chris Weigant

To put it a different way: "Dang these kids today." Anyway, as usual the comments from people proposing words for the banished list were pretty amusing at times.

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

Bae, It Would Be Cray To Stop Using These 'Banned' Words | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.01.2015 | Books

If you had plans to spend next year calling your boo bae, describing the chilly weather as a polar vortex or talking up your foodie lifestyle, cancel...

5 Words That Are On Fleek For 2015, And 5 That We Literally Can't With Anymore

The Huffington Post | Claudia Oshry | Posted 12.12.2014 | Teen

New year = new lingo. Amirite? 2015 is upon us and you don't want to be left behind when it comes to the cool new ~* sLaNg *~. You also don't want ...

The A-Z Of Slang Will Help You Avoid FOMO, Turn Up, And Impress Your Bae

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 11.05.2014 | Comedy

Between "basic b-tch" and "normcore" and "can't even," keeping track of the words the kids are using can be hard. This video by i-D Magazine, wants...

33 Abbreviations You Might Not Know (But Probably Should)

The Huffington Post | Hadley Walsh | Posted 07.28.2014 | Teen

BYOB, OMG, and FYI are just soooo yesterday. New abbreviations pop up on social media every second, so it's normal to feel lost and confused about the...

Never, Ever Say These 9 'Words' Out Loud

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.09.2014 | Technology

Some words belong on the Internet and on the Internet alone. They lose their power when they leave the screen. Perhaps, in 2011, it was novel to say ...

Ballet as Preparation for Life

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

From the top students down to the novices, they moved with stylistic unity, confidence and clarity.

Medal Of Honor Winner Takes On Defense Contractor

AP | By PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 11.29.2011 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO -- A U.S. Marine given the nation's highest award for valor is suing a defense contractor that he says ridiculed his Medal of Honor, calle...

Pentagon to Review 21-Year-Old Test Program

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

The Department of Defense stated that it would be conducting an evaluation and study of a program designed to increase subcontracting opportunities available to small businesses.

Con Games: Prince Bandar Can't Go Home to Aspen Again

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michael Conniff

A dozen or more workers at Prince Bandar's heavenly Hala Ranch were given the heave-ho without explanation last week.

Congress to Investigate Pentagon Comprehensive Test Program

Lloyd Chapman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Lloyd Chapman

On Thursday, October 21, five members of the House of Representatives, lead by Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-NY) asked the U.S. Government Accountabi...

Corporate Bribery: Feds Begin Massive Sweep To Rein In Illegal Payments By Large Corporations | Carrie Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Long a priority of the FBI and the Justice Department, efforts to police corrupt business payments have intensified in recent weeks, with multimillion...

Corporate Bribery: The Biggest Scandals (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Lavish gifts, briefcases full of cash, greased palms. Recently, several large, multinational corporations have been accused of violating the Foreign C...

Saudis Pressured Tony Blair Into Shutting Down Bribery Probe

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The United Kingdom's highest court today provided new details of how the Saudis pressured British Prime Minister Tony Blair's government to shut down ...

Prince Bandar in $2 Billion PIckle

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Michael Conniff

What does the little town of Harper Woods, Michigan, unremarkable in so many ways, have to do with the Prince Bandarof Saudi Arabia, monarch of Aspen with the $135 million manse?

Taking Aim At Corporate Bribery Between Brits, Saudis

New York Times | NELSON D. SCHWARTZ, LOWELL BERGMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Late last month, five jumbo jets from Riyadh touched down at Heathrow Airport in London. They brought with them 13 members of the Saudi royal family, ...