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Teen Rallies His Classmates To Throw Prom For Women In Need

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 06.16.2015 | Good News

A high schooler helped make a group of women all feel like prom queens, no crowns required. Isaac Chan, an 18-year-old at Newport High School in B...

When Words Lose Their Meaning at the Edge of the City

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 04.06.2014 | Green
Charles R. Wolfe

The age-old questions of urban boundaries and city walls matter less today in a physical sense, but photographs have suggested that the political overlay of region, cities and neighborhoods still keep visible form, however counterintuitive.

Book Review: Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 09.10.2012 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Th rich history of New York City's Bellevue Hospital sets the stage for 12 stories by Dr. Eric Manheimer, who was Bellevue's chief medical officer for almost 15 years.

Woman Charged With Assault For Spitting Blood On Cop

The Huffington Post | Lauren Feldman | Posted 05.21.2012 | Crime

One 27-year-old from Ohio may soon learn that spitting blood on a cop wins you no friends in the criminal justice system. At 1:45 a.m. last Friday,...

Gen-Homeless: More Young People On The Streets

AOL | Carol Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

SEATTLE (Oct. 19) -- Twenty-two-year-old Tony Torres sags, exhausted, onto the pavement just beyond a skate park where kids from this affluent Seattle...

The Campaign to Bring Goats to Your Backyard... And to the White House (VIDEO)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kirsten Dirksen

They're as playful as dogs and they also provide milk, and if you choose, meat. Backyard goats may not have reached the popularity of pet chickens, but they're gaining ground, even in cities.

Bellevue Hospital Makes Literary History

Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Danielle Ofri, MD, PhD

The Bellevue Literary Press is honored with the Pulitzer Prize for Tinkers. This is the first small publisher to win a Pulitzer since 1981. And it's certainly a first for a public hospital!