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The Middle East's Crisis Is Europe's Too

David Hearst | Posted 09.09.2015 | World
David Hearst

The reaction to Aylan Kurdi has been one giant selfie, a portrait of ourselves taken by people who remain conflicted about their identity, perturbed about their ethnic and religious minorities, and anxious about the future. Its about us, not them.

Ten Celebrities Who Suffer(ed) From Tinnitus

Alex Simon | Posted 07.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Simon

"I wonder how you're feeling There's ringing in my ears And no one to relate to 'cept the sea..." -- Peter Frampton There are few afflictions as co...

Experiencing the Innocence of U2 at Madison Square Garden

Salvatore Bono | Posted 07.26.2015 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The stage for this current tour is a far cry from what they did with 360. Here they are opting for the intimacy they had with the Elevation and Vertigo Tours of the early 2000's. Yet, the most interesting thing about the set-up is the massive wall that is their LED screen.

An Appeal to the Political Wisdom of Warren Beatty

John Bredin | Posted 07.24.2015 | Politics
John Bredin

Few Hollywood actors, if any, have made a bigger impact on progressive politics--both cinematically and in real life--than Warren Beatty.

The Vanity -- Real Talk with Frontman Alex Dugan

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 07.21.2015 | Entertainment
Lauren Kruczyk

Meet The Vanity, a band that recently broke into Austin's competitive music scene and is tearing it up with their raw talent.

Bono Is Still Working Through the Guilt All People Feel Who Believe in a Higher Purpose

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 07.20.2015 | Religion
Frank Schaeffer

You got a problem with world peace? What's the new U2 show finally about? The inherent value of beauty. Period.

Innovations in Newspapers = Newsroom Mindset Changes

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.15.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

That mobile is the new buzzword is no surprise. News and content consumers want their regular fixes on the go, everywhere, all the time, and newspapers are having a hard time keeping up. So the Innovations report offers papers the following advice to jump on the mobile train before it leaves the station.

Glastonbury Festival: The Meeting of the Tribes

Stefan Simanowitz | Posted 06.05.2015 | Entertainment
Stefan Simanowitz

While Glastonbury has undoubtedly become more mainstream, it has not lost sight of its origins. Beneath the commercialisation and the hype, its political heart still beats strong.

20 Seconds of Insane Courage

Kim Kalicky | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Kim Kalicky

When I stand at the precipice, I am hopeful I will dig deep inside myself and live in that 20 seconds of insane courage. Being conscious of it might give me the strength I need to live it, stand in that space, and jump off.

U2's Innocence + Experience Tour in Los Angeles

Lindsey Best | Posted 05.29.2015 | Entertainment
Lindsey Best

Tuesday night U2 brought their new Innocence + Experience tour to Los Angeles for the first of five shows at the Forum.

Lost My Phone, Lost My Cable, Lost My Mind, Hopefully Lost Some Weight

Eileen O'Connor | Posted 05.29.2015 | Comedy
Eileen O'Connor

I can't live. With or without you. I spent last weekend celebrating. It was a real stretch for me. My son made his First Holy Communion.

U2's Longtime Tour Manager, Dennis Sheehan, Found Dead

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 05.28.2015 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story May 27 about the death of veteran U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan, The Associated Press reported erroneously that his deat...

15 Memorable Celebrity Graduation Speeches

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 05.27.2015 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

On June 12, 2005, just one year after he was diagnosed with cancer, Steve Jobs delivered an inspiring, impassioned and candid commencement address to ...

American Hope

Sue Shanahan | Posted 05.26.2015 | Good News
Sue Shanahan

I began work on the above illustration in 1999 through the advice of my then agent. It was all over the news at the time, that an immigrant family had named their newborn "America" in hopes of not being deported.

Beatles, Nirvana Among Greatest Rock Hall Induction-Ceremony Moments (VIDEO)

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum | Posted 06.17.2015 | Entertainment
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum

Much of the buzz around the 2014 Induction Ceremony centered on who -- if anyone -- would perform songs from Nirvana's celebrated catalog. Inductees Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic, as well as longtime Nirvana rhythm player (and Germs punk) Pat Smear were on hand, ready to play, but who would bravely fill the impossibly large shoes of departed frontman Kurt Cobain?

Is Rihanna Secretly in Love With the Boss?

Steve Matoren | Posted 05.09.2015 | Entertainment
Steve Matoren

Many people unfairly associate Springsteen only with the working man or a man's only musician -- that couldn't be further from the truth.

The 36 Best and Worst Celebrity Baby Names of All Time

Mallory Moss | Posted 04.14.2015 | Entertainment
Mallory Moss

Just as we turn to celebrities for new trends to name our children, we also look toward them to see what outrageous names they have picked this time around. From Apple to Zahara, Mallory Moss presents the best and worst celebrity baby names of all time.

Celebrities Who Have NEVER Been Divorced

Pat Gallagher | Posted 04.10.2015 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

When a celebrity gets hitched, naysayers get out their stop-watches to count down the days, months or years that the break-up will take place. Cynical, yes; inevitable... not so fast. There are celebrities who have never signed divorce papers. Here are just 50 of them.

Who Should & Who Will Win At The Grammys

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 02.06.2015 | Entertainment

The 2015 Grammy Awards are just around the corner, and besides the many, confusing performances that are scheduled, the world is preparing their socia...

Why Human's Hate Economists: Part 1, The Wrong Reasons

Peter Holmes a Court | Posted 03.24.2015 | Politics
Peter Holmes a Court

For one week a year, the biggest rock stars are not rock stars. During the World Economic Forum under way at the Swiss ski resort of Davos, the stars of the show are, perhaps unsurprisingly, economists.

President Obama, Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Bono and Others Reflect on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 03.21.2015 | Impact
Jeryl Brunner

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s extraordinary life and legacy has touched and continues to inspire many lives. As Murray Schumach wrote in Dr. King's New...

Bono May Never Play Guitar Again After Cycling Crash

AP | Posted 01.02.2015 | Entertainment

LONDON (AP) — Bono says he now has a titanium elbow and may never play guitar again due to injuries suffered in a New York City cycling accident. T...

The Time I Had to Follow Bono

Greg Schwem | Posted 02.04.2015 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

Kudos to the artists who quickly filled in for U2 frontman Bono at the recent World AIDS Day event in New York City. Billed on the band's website as ...

Wyclef Jean on His New Single 'Divine Sorrow' With Avicii

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 01.24.2015 | Entertainment
Jeryl Brunner

Last week Wyclef Jean released his new single, "Divine Sorrow." He collaborated on the song with famed electronic music DJ and producer Avicii. Procee...

Ebola is What Happens When Promises Are Broken

Bono | Posted 01.20.2015 | Impact

Ebola has taught us that our value system needs a shot in the arm. The real villain is not a virus or microbe, it is when good policies, well thought-out, are not funded or followed through.