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50th Anniversary of Ice Skating Tragedy Remembered With Book, Film & Exhibit

Rocco Staino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rocco Staino

2011-02-17-ice.jpgFebruary 15th marked the 50th anniversary of the death 18 ice skaters who comprised the U.S. World Figure Skating Team.

PHOTOS: 11 Awesome Ice Skating Rinks Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

When it comes to travel in winter, you can either fantasize about escaping the cold, or run headlong into it, embracing the season's icy wiles. Of all...

The Bucket-List Tour of New York City

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

As I helped an 18-year-old check items off her bucket list, I realized that just because I live here in Manhattan, there's no reason to take the city's great tourist attractions for granted.

NYC Ice Skating Guide

The Huffington Post | Grace Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York City offers a variety of ice skating options that cater to both the seasonal and the more experienced skater. There are rinks that serve alc...

Holidays In New York City: The To-Do List

Marie Elena Martinez | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York
Marie Elena Martinez

Here's a list of the Big Apple's many offerings for travelers and residents alike. Whether you fancy a Broadway show, a seasonal exhibit, or some ice-skating, you'll find something for every interest here.

There's No Better Time to See Yellowstone Than in Winter

Eileen Ogintz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Eileen Ogintz

There's no better time to visit Yellowstone than in winter, when you won't be fighting the crowds. That's what we told Gertrude, a bison we encountered snowshoeing around the Geyser Basin.

PHOTOS: 12 Winter-Only Skating Rinks Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Though there is still Thanksgiving to get through, we can't help but get ready for the holidays and think about the outdoor skating rinks that open fo...

World's Highest Ice Skating Rink Coming to Chicago's John Hancock Center

AOL Travel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Chicago locals and visitors will soon be able to boast that they skated on the world's highest ice skating rink. Located on the 94th floor of the 100...

Johnny Weir Responds To 'Too Gay' Comments On Joy Behar Show (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Johnny Weir, the flamboyant U.S. Olympic figure skater, appeared on "The Joy Behar Show" last night and addressed the comments that he is "too gay" fo...

Olympic Figure Skating: The Good, the Bad And the Ugly

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Robert J. Elisberg

Figure skating is arguably the marquis event at any Winter Olympics. And yet, its popularity is lunatical, because pretty much no one watching it understands the rules.

My Best Date

One For The Table | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
One For The Table

He apologized and told me the reason he was mad was that there was a surprise, that it couldn't be changed with short notice and I absolutely had to meet him up at Columbia in the next 15 minutes.

Russian Ice Skaters' 'Aboriginal' Routine Offends Australians (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A routine by Russia's world champion ice skaters Oksana Domnina and Maxim Shabalin has been accused of being offensive to indigenous Australians. The...

Vera Wang: Designing Ice Skating Outfits 'More Pressure Than An Oscar Dress'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

By Samatha Critchell, AP NEW YORK (AP) - Designer Vera Wang knows the ins and outs of competitive figure skating outfits because at one time, she w...

A Winter Wonderland, A Downtown Spring

Antonio Villaraigosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Antonio Villaraigosa

Last Friday, in the heart of downtown Los Angeles, surrounded by students from San Pedro Elementary and some phenomenal figure skating champions, I he...

Scott Hamilton Skating Again: RETURN To Ice Provides Inspiration For Thanksgiving Special (VIDEO)

Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Scott Hamilton, world-renowned figure skater and Olympic Gold Medalist, is back on the ice this month after more than five years without skating due t...

Caption This Photo, Vote For Monday's Best, See Friday's Winner

Huffington Post | Alex Leo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Tanith Belbin and Benjamin Agosto of the United States, skate during the ice dance free dance competition at the World Figure Skating Championships in...

Watching the Ice Thicken...

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

While this is a country where one can hardly ignore the many beautiful landscape paintings of skaters on canals, due to global warming, the race has not been possible since 1997.

Defining The Holidays By More Than Just The Economy

Vivian Norris | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Vivian Norris

Turn the TV off during the next few weeks, don't check your email, and lose the Blackberry. Take a few days off and have some real vacation time.