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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Woman Hit By Sliding Car In Rhode Island

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.06.2015 | Crime

Surveillance video captured the terrifying moment when a car driving down a snowy street in Cranston, Rhode Island, crashed into a parked vehicle, the...

At Least 14 Hurt In Snowy 40 Vehicle Pile-Up

AP | Posted 02.25.2015 | Crime

ETNA, Maine (AP) — At least 14 people have been hurt in a crash involving more than 40 vehicles on a snowy stretch of Interstate 95 in Maine. Sta...

Kardashians Involved In Minor Car Accident

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 02.21.2015 | Entertainment

As first reported by TMZ, Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, North West and Kylie Jenner were involved in a minor car accident on Saturday in Montana. ...

Lessons From A President's Day Accident

Jeff Kelly Lowenstein | Posted 04.19.2015 | Good News
Jeff Kelly Lowenstein

Now a year older than Mom was when she and Dad crashed, I am more viscerally aware of life's fragility and finitude, and of the importance of savoring daily gifts.

Bob Simon: Champion for the Lost Boys, Interpreter for Humanity

Sasha Chanoff | Posted 04.15.2015 | Media
Sasha Chanoff

I remember the day in April 2001 when Bob Simon flew into northern Kenya's Kakuma Refugee Camp to cover the Lost Boys, a story that has become among the most watched in 60 Minutes' history, and that Bob followed for the next twelve years.

Bob Simon, My Hero

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 04.14.2015 | Media
Daoud Kuttab

What made Bob Simon different for me was that he didn't shy away from traveling to the "hot spots." At the time that his colleagues were enjoying the Tel Aviv sun and beach, Bob was ploughing the streets of Gaza and the villages of the West Bank looking for that unique voice.

The Role of Biomechanics in Motor Vehicle Accident Litigation

Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT | Posted 03.29.2015 | Science
Rami Hashish, PhD, DPT

Biomechanists use all pertinent information to determine injury mechanisms, such as in the event of a car accident. Utilizing previous clinical research, the expected recovery time -- and thus, medical expense estimates -- can be determined.

John Crawford's Girlfriend Killed In Car Crash

Reuters | Kim Palmer | Posted 01.05.2015 | Black Voices

Jan 2 (Reuters) - The girlfriend of a man shot dead by police while he was holding a BB gun at an Ohio Walmart has died in a car accident, a lawyer fo...

The Christmas I Will Never Forget

Deanna Smith | Posted 02.15.2015 | Parents
Deanna Smith

I often think back to this Christmas that I will never forget and wonder what I'm supposed to learn from this experience that I still can't talk about. I can barely write about it. I know that it has been hard for me to trust after this.

How "the Accident" Made Me Forever Grateful for My Mother

Rana Campbell | Posted 01.25.2015 | Good News
Rana Campbell

As an adult, I am now able to understand and process a lot of which wasn't explained to me as a child. My mother makes me smile. She's the strongest woman I know.

Good Samaritan Rescues 3 From Burning Car Moments Before Explosion

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 10.14.2014 | Good News

This man's quick instincts and courage helped him save three lives -- just in the nick of time. Rui Gouveia, 41, a corrections officer from Fairha...

Young Mother Killed By Reckless, Drunk Driver, Police Say

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 09.24.2014 | Crime

Police in Texas say a young mother is dead after a drunk driver crashed into her car. Priscilla Alanis, 19, was parked on the shoulder of Interstat...

The Power Behind a Gesture

Todd Felderstein | Posted 09.28.2014 | Education
Todd Felderstein

Alberto was a remarkable human being who will be missed by all who embraced his commitment to change the world.

This Buff Amputee Who Does Crossfit And 5Ks Inspires Us To Get Off Our Butts

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 07.21.2014 | Good News

Some of us go great lengths, inventing a host of excuses, to avoid exercise at all costs. Not Krystal Cantu. Despite losing an arm in a car ac...

Deer Falls From Sky, Smashes Mom's Car

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 05.27.2014 | Weird News

Oh my goodness! The deers are falling! A deer seemingly fell from the sky onto a Chicago highway, nearly crushing a mother and her four children, p...

Mother Finds Out Years Later That GM May Be Responsible For Daughter's Death

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 05.23.2014 | Business

In 2009, Renee Trautwein received the phone call that every mother fears. Her daughter, Sarah, had been killed. When the Trautwein family initiall...

I Lost a Limb But Gained a Purpose

Marina Ivie | Posted 07.20.2014 | Impact
Marina Ivie

Although my body was weak and I had tubes on my body as far as my eyes could see, my mind was still very clear. I just kept telling myself to hold on.

This Guy Was Thrilled To Meet The Person Who Hit His Car, But Not For The Reason You'd Think

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 05.05.2014 | Good News

Accidentally hitting a stranger's parked car can be the worst. You have to worry about how the car owner will react, if they'll ask for more money tha...

Driver Sues Teen She Killed In Accident

The Huffington Post | Jade Walker | Posted 05.01.2014 | Crime

Who's the real victim: the teen cyclist who was struck and killed in a crash or the motorist who accidentally took his life? That's a question the cou...

Four Common Situations Where Mindfulness Saves the Day

Eden Kozlowski | Posted 06.01.2014 | Healthy Living
Eden Kozlowski

Being mindful is like being a very calm sports announcer -- being aware of the play-by-plays of life yet not getting too wrapped up.

To the Person in a Hurry

Rachael Clarke | Posted 05.20.2014 | Healthy Living
Rachael Clarke

I'm sure you were in a hurry. I'm sure you thought you could make it across the busy street. The street covered in morning traffic, in unplowed, powdery snow.

Debra Carpenter: Nearly Having a Car Accident While Pregnant Was My Wake-Up Call

Debra Carpenter | Posted 05.06.2014 | Healthy Living
Debra Carpenter

I realized I had to let the perfectionist in me die a little so I could thrive.

Dad Watches As Wife, 4 Kids Die In Car Crash

AP | Posted 02.17.2014 | Crime

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A central California man helplessly watched his wife and four young children perish in a fiery crash after trying unsuccessful...

Shocking New Detail About Driver Arrested In Crash That Killed 6

AP | Posted 02.11.2014 | Crime

DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (AP) — A 21-year-old woman arrested for investigation of drunk driving and manslaughter after a crash that killed six people had...

'I'm Afraid I'm Going To Lose Everything'

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

Alicia Payton is a 31-year-old mother of two from Gaylord, Mich. Last Wednesday she told HuffPost she'd recently earned a promotion at her retail job ...