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Should Verizon be Allowed to Buy Yahoo When it Failed to Upgrade and Maintain America's East Coast?

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 07.25.2016 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

The Wall Street Journal, July 24th, 2016, writes that Verizon is planning on buying Yahoo, the web portal and search engine. "Verizon Finalizes $4.8 ...

Summer Travel: New Boutique Resort On Chesapeake Bay

Andrea Poe | Posted 07.13.2016 | Travel
Andrea Poe

For travelers coming from Washington, D.C., Virginia and the western shore of Maryland, there is no easier property to get to on Maryland's Eastern Shore than this one.

Why We Must Continue to Protect the Atlantic

Dr. Chad Nelsen | Posted 05.26.2016 | Green
Dr. Chad Nelsen

Earlier this year, our efforts to protect our ocean, waves and beaches off the Atlantic scored a major victory when the Obama Administration excluded areas along the Atlantic coast from offshore oil drilling in the 2017-2022 leasing plan. But, the battle to protect the Atlantic is far from over.

King of Rap: The Notorious B.I.G. [EXPLICIT]

Kelly Newsome | Posted 04.28.2016 | Entertainment
Kelly Newsome

A Tribute to Big Poppa, The King of Rap 1972--1997 "Stay far from timid Only make moves when your heart's in it And live the phrase sky's the ...

The Climate Post: Climate Change Implicated in a Specific Extreme Weather Event

Tim Profeta | Posted 02.04.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

Scientists have warned that even a few degrees rise in global temperatures can lead to increasingly severe storms. Now an international team of climate scientists has linked man-made climate change to historic flooding that hit the south of England in the winter of 2013-2014.

This Couple Got A Really Personal Visit From Winter Storm Jonas

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.27.2016 | Good News

Looks like the blizzard left a not-so-little present at this couple's doorstep. As the East Coast was pummeled with snow from Winter Storm Jonas over...

The Worst Thing About The East Coast Isn’t The Weather

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 01.26.2016 | Sports

The East Coast can be a frigid nightmare in the winter. Last Tuesday, it was below freezing in New York City, where I live, hitting a low of 16 degre...

Shark Attacks, Nude Beaches, and More Secrets of the East Coast

Thrillist | Posted 11.19.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

By: Joseph Neighbor Credit: Flickr/Robert Dalrymple The East Coast of the US is insanely long: more than 2,000 miles of weaving sprawl hiding all k...

8 Things the East Coast Doesn't Understand About the West Coast

Thrillist | Posted 11.10.2015 | Travel
Thrillist

By: Daisy Barringer Credit: Flickr/Adam Baker (edited) Whether they've been here or not, East Coasters tend to have pretty strong opinions about wh...

Transit Envy and Other Thoughts on Making L.A. the City It Can Be

Joel Epstein | Posted 10.13.2015 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Al Selvin knew a great city, train line, bike path, restaurant and musician when he saw it. I hope we will continue to make L.A. a city worthy of his blessed memory.

The Appliance Whisperer

Jerry Zezima | Posted 09.02.2015 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Inanimate objects are out to get me. I can deal with human beings, either by ignoring them or by telling them such dumb jokes that they ignore me. But machines have me baffled.

Is Verizon Planning on Becoming an All-Wireless-Only Company: Who Needs the Wires Anyway?

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 07.24.2016 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

Of course almost everyone reading this has a cell phone. But, you may have been misled if you believe that the wires don't matter or that wireless services alone are the future.

With "Biophony," Alonzo King LINES Ballet Delves Into Nature

Alexandra Villarreal | Posted 07.19.2016 | Arts
Alexandra Villarreal

Imagine if a person could be blown out like a match. Her soul would slither toward the sky until a gust of air foiled its escape.

Leaving New York Essay™

Ramona Emerson | Posted 07.16.2016 | New York
Ramona Emerson

As much as Sex and The City wanted us to think it, New York isn't your boyfriend. And since it isn't your dumb boyfriend, it's free to be perfect -- and New York is perfect. I recently had two West Coasters say things like, "New York is great, but all people do there is sit in bars and talk." Can you imagine anything better?

The 11 Best East Coast Beaches

Hipmunk | Posted 07.09.2016 | Travel
Hipmunk

From New England to the southern tip, the East Coast has many great beaches. Some are ideal for shelling while others are known most for their surfing culture. Here's a look at the best of the best and what makes each of them great.

How To Eat Your Way Through Coastal Maine

Food52 | Posted 07.06.2016 | Travel
Food52

My boyfriend and I had strategized our weekend trip to Maine with a carefully mapped selection of local favorites, return-worthy lobster rolls, and breathtaking views from our road trip the year before. We snacked, shopped, and chatted our way up to our destination.

Why The East Coast Needs To Pay Attention To The Santa Barbara Oil Spill

Jackie Savitz | Posted 06.01.2016 | Green
Jackie Savitz

It is absurd that the last five years has seen oil extraction returning to previous levels, with rigs drilling even deeper in the Gulf than before the tragedy took place.

Project Runway's Helen Castillo and Her No-Frills Take on Fashion

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.06.2016 | Style
Lauren Kruczyk

Recently, Helen Castillo of "Project Runway All Stars" visited Houston for the Vanity event at Henke and Pillot--a fashion event featuring local models, a cocktail hour, live entertainment, giveaways and a runway show viewing with designers.

From Rain to Riches?

Anneli Lucia Tostar | Posted 06.09.2015 | College
Anneli Lucia Tostar

We've dealt with this unwanted houseguest for nearly four months, and still it lingers in dirty patches. Even when it seems like the snow is ready to leave, like the river might mobilize again, it changes its mind and sits back down.

8 Tips to Survive the Winter Blues

Diana Murphy | Posted 04.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Diana Murphy

The winter blues are a real thing. Whether you recognize it or not the weather can have enormous impact on your mood. With a handful of below freezing days under our belts and undoubtedly more cold days to come surviving the winter blues are no easy feat.

You Have Been Charged Thousands for a Fiber-Optic, Broadband Utility That You Never Got -- Over the Last 20-Plus Years

Bruce Kushnick | Posted 02.09.2015 | Business
Bruce Kushnick

By 2010 or there abouts, America was supposed to have been a fully-fiberized nation with fiber optic-based broadband utilities -- really.

Latkes in Jersey

Anneli Lucia Tostar | Posted 01.25.2015 | College
Anneli Lucia Tostar

With my adopted Jersey family, we exchanged seasonal customs and broke bread, fashioning our own semblance of Thanksgiving traditions.

Kate Sheppard

Report Warns That Superstorm Sandy Was Not 'The Big One'

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Sheppard | Posted 09.18.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In October 2012, Superstorm Sandy wreaked major havoc on the United States, causing 117 deaths and leaving $62 billion worth of damage i...

The Cloisters: Escape the City in the City

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 10.05.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Cloisters is the branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art given over to the art and architecture of medieval Europe. With a collection of over 2,000 medieval pieces, the museum's structure is itself part of the exhibit.

Not Just the Atlantic: Obama Leasing Millions of Gulf Acres for Offshore Drilling

Steve Horn | Posted 09.23.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

Deploying the age-old "Friday news dump," President Barack Obama's Interior Department gave the green light on Friday, July 18 to companies to deploy seismic air guns to examine the scope of Atlantic Coast offshore oil-and-gas reserves.