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Charlie Rose Reveals He's Undergoing Heart Surgery

The Huffington Post | Hayley Miller | Posted 02.10.2017 | Media

UPDATE: Feb. 10 ― Charlie Rose is resting comfortably after undergoing heart surgery to replace an artificial aorta value, his “CBS This Morning...

The Sky's the Limit for Amazon

Ira Kalb | Posted 01.01.2017 | Business
Ira Kalb

The US Patent Office just awarded Amazon a patent for flying warehouses. In addition to giving it vast amounts of mobile storage space, the E-commerce...

Maspero: An Egyptian TV Tragedy

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.27.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Someone messed up on the job at Egyptian state-run TV and big heads began to roll. The catastrophe: An employee aired an interview of President Abdel...

ExxonMobil's Latest Campaign To Stymie Federal Climate Action

Elliott Negin | Posted 08.10.2016 | Green
Elliott Negin

The numbers are unambiguous: When it comes to a carbon tax, there's no escaping the fact that ExxonMobil still funds legislators who don't favor it and, by the same token, doesn't support many who do.

Charlie Rose Opens Up About One Of His Greatest Regrets

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.08.2016 | Media

Huffington Post Editor-in-Chief Arianna Huffington sat down this week with Charlie Rose, who shared one of his biggest regrets: never making time to i...

Arianna Highlights Pro Athletes Who Have Improved Their Game Thanks To Sleep

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 04.05.2016 | Sports

Several professional athletes are catching on to the notion that sleep is paramount to their success, and are attributing a solid night's rest to play...

The Tribulations of the Ultra Rich

Llewellyn King | Posted 03.21.2016 | World
Llewellyn King

Take a moment, if you would, to pity the derided billionaire class. I have been watching them with keen interest on television. And based on my viewin...

Missing Nora Ephron: Everything is Copy on HBO

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.17.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

The patron saint of smart New York women, Nora Ephron is sorely missed. We have not seen her like since 2012 when she died at age 71 of pneumonia and ...

Explaining The Trump / Republican Base Part 2: "I'm Not a Racist But" Society

Franklin T. Wilson, Ph.D. | Posted 03.10.2016 | Black Voices
Franklin T. Wilson, Ph.D.

If we were to be honest, we would describe Mr. Trump as a reflection of ourselves; not only of those who agree with his statements, both openly and behind closed doors, but of the apathy of those in all parties who know better and refuse to speak up.

Explaining The Trump/Republican Base Part 1: One Citizens Reflection

Franklin T. Wilson, Ph.D. | Posted 03.07.2016 | Politics
Franklin T. Wilson, Ph.D.

Take a moment to examine the numbers saved on your cell phone and your friends on Facebook. Think of who you have invited to your home for dinner or ...

The War on Sean Penn

LuxEco Living | Posted 02.11.2017 | Impact
LuxEco Living

By Jake Breslauer cross-posted from Satirical Nonsense I've spent a good deal of my life placing blame on things other than myself for my shortcoming...

How to Avoid Getting Blindsided in a Media interview

Bob Berkowitz | Posted 01.01.2017 | Business
Bob Berkowitz

Never go into a media interview without doing your homework. You should be clear about who the interviewer is and where he or she is coming from.

Hillary Clinton: U.S. Must Lead Globally Or Will 'Pay A Big Price'

The Huffington Post | Willa Frej | Posted 12.01.2015 | Politics

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton asserts that the 2016 election will be a watershed moment for the United States. "We're going to...

WATCH: Was Young Kissinger An Idealist?

The WorldPost | Farah_Mohamed | Posted 10.15.2015 | World

If you look closely at Henry Kissinger’s senior thesis at Harvard and his early writings when he was far from the realms of power, would you conclud...

Putin on Syria

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 09.27.2016 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

As an old Arab saying goes, "The enemy of my enemy is my friend." But even though the U.S. and its allies, Russia, Iran, Iraq, the Kurds and Syria all have an urgent need to defeat ISIS, their competing interests make a solution difficult to achieve.

Life's Elusive X-Factor? Cocktails at The Carlyle With NASA's Senior-most Scientist on Origins of Life, Andrew Pohorille

Suzan Mazur | Posted 05.21.2016 | Science
Suzan Mazur

Andrew Pohorille did not disappoint with revelations that there is a certain factor to life that so far cannot be captured in the lab, i.e., life is not purely a technical matter, and that he does not expect that "we" will find life anywhere else in the solar system, including Mars.

Syrian President Bashar Al Assad Says Media Is Responsible For 'Malicious Propaganda'

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 03.30.2015 | Media

Earlier this year, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons found "with a high degree of confidence" that chlorine gas had been used i...

Delivering Products With Drones Is Coming Sooner Than You Think

Ira Kalb | Posted 05.24.2015 | Business
Ira Kalb

There are some interesting technologies available (and on the horizon) that might provide a solution to the problems related to physically distributing products. In particular, drones and 3-D printers hold a lot of promise in the not so distant future.

Matt Sheehan

Meet The Steve Jobs Of China: Alibaba's Jack Ma | Matt Sheehan | Posted 01.23.2015 | World

A year ago, few outside of China knew the name Jack Ma. Today, he’s the most sought after man at Davos. The founder and face of Alibaba Group, “th...

Jackson Connor

'CBS This Morning' Serves Up Hard News First | Jackson Connor | Posted 01.10.2015 | Media

Friday marked the three-year anniversary of the launch of "CBS This Morning," a daily news program created in order to compete with morning show power...

The Imitation Game: On the Way to the Golden Globes

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.10.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Cumberbatch and Knightley are nominated for Golden Globes, as is Graham Moore for his screenplay, and the movie itself for Best Motion Picture-Drama.

Bill and Hillary Reflect on Mario Cuomo

Dominic Carter | Posted 03.10.2015 | Politics
Dominic Carter

Yes, of course Mario Cuomo was a politician, but he was the voice for liberals and progressives at a time when there were few. We have to remember the time. The mid to late 1980s, it was so unpopular to be tagged a liberal.

Chris Rock Explains The Double Standard Of Being Black & Famous

The Huffington Post | Brennan Williams | Posted 11.21.2014 | Black Voices

The ongoing discussion surrounding race and diversity in Hollywood has not only been a hot button topic in recent years, it has also inspired the maki...

A New Enlightenment?

Richard W. Kropf | Posted 12.30.2014 | Religion
Richard W. Kropf

In a recent PBS interview with Charlie Rose, 85-year old Harvard University professor emeritus of biology, E. O. Wilson, talked about his latest book, The Meaning of Human Existence, and what he calls "the new enlightenment."

Robin Williams Once Compared Wall Street Traders To 'Junkies'

The Huffington Post | Emily Cohn | Posted 08.12.2014 | Business

One of the less-famous bits of the late, great comic and actor Robin Williams was a perfectly on-point riff on Wall Street, delivered just after the f...