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The Top 10 Cities That'll Make You Snuggle Up And Get Cozy

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.16.2015 | HuffPost Home

It's winter. And it's cold. And that means stocking up on blankets and hot cocoa, getting toasty by the fire and snuggling in bed with your Netflix qu...

Matt Sledge

How The CIA Twisted The Legacy Of A Vietnam War Protest To Justify Torture | Matt Sledge | Posted 12.16.2014 | Politics

Honolulu, 1971. A diverse group of men and women walk into an office of the Honeywell Corporation to protest the company's manufacture of deadly clust...

Fear-Mongers on TV Spook Equities: Just in Time to Buy Cheap Before Great Earnings!

Terry Connelly | Posted 12.27.2014 | Business
Terry Connelly

Predictions of a new global recession began to appear in the financial media in early October just before the market took its dive, recycling much the same forecast that CNBC trotted out the previous October!

Watching the iWatch and the Battle for the Smart Home

Beverly Macy | Posted 11.10.2014 | Technology
Beverly Macy

Big news yesterday as Apple shows the world how it's done. The results? A (free) U2 album on iTunes; a larger screen; paving the way for mobile payments; and, of course, the long-awaited iWatch.

Do You Trust Internet-Connected Appliances Enough To Let Them Run Your Home?

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 03.26.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

The idea that household appliances need Internet-connected capabilities has always seemed over the top. The products are finally becoming practical. However, before these technologies become mainstream the industry will need to address a major issue: Can they convince consumers that these devices are secure and non-invasive?

CEO or Caveman?

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Honeywell CEO David Cote ran into trouble last week when he testified in favor of a big free trade deal before the Senate Finance Committee. After ent...

You Might Be Living In One Of America's Coziest Cities -- And Not Even Know It

Posted 01.25.2014 | HuffPost Home

The virtues of city life are largely in the eye of the beholder. Some may have moved to a city because that's where they work. Or perhaps they moved b...

ExxonMobil is scrutinized in Baton Rouge after past leaks

Susan Buchanan | Posted 09.13.2013 | Green
Susan Buchanan

(This article is published in "The Louisiana Weekly" in the July 15, 2013 edition.) Government agencies and neighbors are keeping an eye on Baton Rou...

Ryan Grim

Nuclear Regulator Caught In Conflicted Situation | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Nuclear Regulatory Commissioner William Ostendorff has invested in Honeywell International Inc., an NRC licensee, since as early as 2009...

Zach Carter

Fix The Debt CEOs Bring $1 Billion From Tax Loopholes | Zach Carter | Posted 05.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Companies in the Fix the Debt coalition, which advocates for federal austerity policies, qualified for $1 billion or more in tax breaks ...

Honeywell Slapped With $3 Million Pollution Fine

AP | Posted 05.29.2013 | Green

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A major producer of ingredients used in nylon and fertilizer agreed Thursday to pay a $3 million civil penalty for alleged air ...

Running the Tax Dodgers Out of Town

Carl Gibson | Posted 04.14.2013 | Politics
Carl Gibson

Awareness of the unfair tax code that relieves a burden from those who have the most and shifting it to those who can barely scrape by has spread all over America, and Congress will soon have no choice but to acknowledge it.

JetBlue and Its Friends Are Trying to Ruin Your Old Age

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Forty more corporate CEOs, including JetBlue's, have joined a covert lobbying group for Wall Street, billionaires, and the defense industry called "Fix the Debt," in an effort to maximize their own already-swollen bank accounts by destroying your financial future.

CEO On Fiscal Cliff Deal: 'Our Country Is Going To Hell'

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business

* CEOs complain that deal does not solve debt problem * Call deal a "disaster", a "joke" * Some in business community ca...

Ben Hallman

The Self-Serving Reason CEOs Are Giving In On Higher Taxes | Ben Hallman | Posted 12.12.2012 | Business

After spending months opposing tax increases for the wealthiest Americans, the Business Roundtable, an influential corporate lobbying group, this week...

It's the Simpson-Bowles Personal Profit Tour: Making Money Off the U.S. Debt

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 02.02.2013 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

The Simpson-Bowles personal profit tour reveals that for them, for their creation -- the speciously labeled Campaign to Fix the Debt -- and for the CEOs, right-wing groups and Republicans rallying round them, the effort has nothing to do with deficits or fixing anything.

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein Wants Seniors to Get Less

Ethan Rome | Posted 01.27.2013 | Business
Ethan Rome

In the name of "fiscal responsibility," the self-interested CEOs animating Fix the Debt are pushing a deficit reduction plan that would lower taxes for corporations and the super-rich while slashing programs central to the middle class and those working their way into it.

Christina Wilkie

'Fix The Debt' CEOs Underfund Employee Retirement, Demand Cuts For Elderly | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A group of high-profile corporate CEOs are lobbying Capitol Hill this week to put Social Security and Medicare cuts at the forefront of ...

Christina Wilkie

CEOs Who Collect Billions In Govt. Money Demand Cuts To Poor, Elderly | Christina Wilkie | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The corporate CEOs who have made a high-profile foray into deficit negotiations have themselves been substantially responsible for the s...

'They're Playing With Nitroglycerin'

Reuters | Posted 01.14.2013 | Business

(In Nov. 13 story, corrects spelling of company name in penultimate paragraph to "Becton Dickinson" instead of "Beckton Dickinson") *...

Intel, Weapons Maker And 3 Others Team Up On Cybersecurity

Reuters | Andrea Shalal-Esa | Posted 12.24.2012 | Technology

By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Five U.S. technology companies, including top weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp and chip m...

Republicans Reject Union Workers But Respect Union Refs

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 12.01.2012 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Republicans' reaction to last week's Monday Night Football debacle was record-breaking given their decades of hating on union workers.

Are nuclear weapons contractors' millions in campaign contributions buying favors?

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By R. Jeffrey SmithiWatch NewsEmployees of private companies that produce the main pieces of the U.S. nuclear arsenal have invested more than $18 mi...

Reporter Pressing Charges After Being Physically Attacked For Questioning CEO

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.05.2012 | Media

The reporter who was physically attacked for trying to ask a powerful CEO questions said Tuesday that he is pressing charges over the incident. Mik...

WATCH: Reporter Gets Mike Yanked Out Of His Hands

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 08.01.2012 | Media

A labor reporter found his microphone ripped out of his hand on Thursday when he asked a major CEO about his company's business practices. Mike Elk...