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Monemvasia's Cliff-Top View Would Make Even Butterflies Nervous

Rick Steves | Posted 06.29.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Monemvasia is a Gibraltar-sized rock on the Peloponnesian coast of Greece. It's connected to the mainland by a narrow causeway, has a town at its base, and the scant remains of a town and mighty fortress across the summit

When All of New York City Held Us

Buster Ross | Posted 06.29.2015 | New York
Buster Ross

Their "baby bag" of hospital supplies sat in the corner, because I was due to make an appearance at any moment. As they drifted to sleep in each other's arms, they dreamed together about who I might be in the world.

The Bright Side of Sequesters and Cliffs

Tim Mattingly | Posted 04.27.2013 | Comedy
Tim Mattingly

As the threat of the so-called "financial sequester" looms nearer and nearer, we should all try to look on the bright side: We are getting way better at coming up with cool names for financial crises.

Cliffs, Cuts and Change: Facing Austerity and Crises, Will Philanthropy Adapt or Delay?

Kathleen P. Enright | Posted 03.31.2013 | Impact
Kathleen P. Enright

This is the time for philanthropy and the wider nonprofit community to talk about what we have learned from the recession as a starting point for confronting continued uncertainty and this next set of challenges.

Why The Fiscal Cliff Will Mean More Criminals In The Streets

Posted 12.28.2012 | Business

The fiscal cliff could help out at least one group of Americans: Criminals. At the same time that areas like Lane County, Ore. struggle to house i...

Plan B Cantor

Jeff Danziger | Posted 02.20.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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PHOTOS: Stayin' On The Edge

Tablet | Posted 10.04.2012 | Travel
Tablet

Everyone loves a beach hotel, but for an added bit of drama -- and a much improved view -- there's nothing like a cliffside perch.

Man Ticketed For Saving Son, Not Jeep, From Cliff

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.22.2012 | Weird News

He may have been ticketed for not saving his Jeep from a cliff dive, but his other option was to let his 5-year-old son die and go to jail. Frank R...

Rappelling Mission Down The Washington Monument Begins

Posted 11.27.2011 | Arts

Earlier today, Erik Sohn and his team began their "dream assignment" of rappelling down the side of the Washington Monument. Is Sohn the new star of t...

Truck Carrying18 Immigrants Falls Off Cliff In Texas; All Injured

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

McALLEN, Texas (AP)— Authorities say a truck carrying illegal immigrants from Guatemala and Mexico has plummeted more than 40 feet off a cliff i...