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The Efficient, Stupid Market for Nuclear Electricity

Llewellyn King | Posted 09.16.2015 | Green
Llewellyn King

When President Obama goes to Paris to plead with the world for action on climate change in December, the market will be undercutting him at home, as more and more electricity is being generated by natural gas for no better reason than it's cheap.

This Man's Insane Commute Will Make You Appreciate Yours

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 12.17.2014 | HuffPost Home

Piling into a packed train or sitting in bumper-to-bumper traffic to get to work every morning takes some real patience. But if you think you have the...

PHOTOS: Behind The Scenes Of Grand Central On Its 100th Birthday

Posted 02.07.2013 | Travel

We took a behind-the-scenes tour of the historic New York building and brought back photos.

Metra's Higher Fares To Take Effect Feb. 1

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Metra's new fare structure, including adjustments in one-way fares, begins Monday. While one-way fares are increasing, the commuter rail agency says m...

A List In Response To A News: Ladies' Specials? That's What She Said!

Sophie Pollitt-Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen

In an effort to make travel safer and more pleasant for women, several new commuter trains in India are for women only. Other Places I would Like To ...

A Preposterous Pre-Digital Primer

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Dave Astor

In the days before the internet, how did out-of-town journalists transmit typewritten stories to their editors? They folded the stories into paper airplanes and hurled them out of hotel windows.