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Attorney: Family Of ICE Shooting Victim Just Wants Payout

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 06.19.2015 | Black Voices

At a Thursday rally for his dead son, Kevin Kellom briefly stepped out of his grief-stricken silence to squash a claim that his family is attempting t...

Elise Foley

Critics Say Amenities Don't Make Up For Psychological Damage Done At Family Immigrant Detention Centers

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.19.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sister Kathleen Erickson remembers watching a soccer game at a family immigrant detention center in Dilley, Texas, while a detainee reco...

Elise Foley

Backlash Against Mass Family Immigrant Detention Grows As Senate Democrats Pile On

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 06.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A majority of Democratic members in the House and Senate have now signed on to letters rebuking the Obama administration for expanding t...

Elise Foley

Democrats Vow To Not Rest Until Family Immigrant Detention Is Stopped

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.21.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Pressure on the Department of Homeland Security to stop detaining mothers and children is growing, with 11 House Democrats gathering on ...

The Simple Trick To Making Swanky Drinks

The Huffington Post | Julie R. Thomson | Posted 05.18.2015 | Taste

The worst thing that could ever happen at a gathering during the hot days of summer is to run out of ice. And the best thing that could happen is to s...

Mammoth Antarctic Ice Shelf A Few Years From Disintegration

Posted 05.17.2015 | World

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The last intact section of one of Antarctica's mammoth ice shelves is weakening fast and will likely di...

Elise Foley

Immigration Agency Fails To End Criticism Over Family Detention

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.14.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Immigration and Customs Enforcement attempted on Wednesday to mitigate growing complaints over its detention of women and children. But ...

Ice, NBC Sports and the Olympics

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 05.07.2015 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

In a stroke, the ice industry was over. And all the investment in ice houses and ice boxes and ice delivery routes was worth nothing. In a moment, a piece of new technology had wiped out a billion dollar business.

Elise Foley

Immigration Attorneys Allege ICE Is Intentionally Making It Tougher To Help Women In Detention

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 05.07.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Immigration attorneys working on behalf of women and children apprehended crossing the border illegally say that while detention facilit...

RIGHT NEXT DOOR: Bobby Johnson, Former NYPD Detective Sergeant

Ian Spanier | Posted 06.17.2015 | Los Angeles
Ian Spanier

A 22-year veteran of the New York Police Department, Johnson was the youngest person ever to pass the city's civil-service exam when he did so at ...

Elise Foley

Border Crisis Is Smaller, But Still A Crisis

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 04.09.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske traveled to McAllen, Texas, in March 2014 -- his first week on the jo...

Roque Planas

Some Hunger-Striking Mothers Were Put In Isolation At Karnes Immigrant Detention Center, Lawyers Say

HuffingtonPost.com | Roque Planas | Posted 04.02.2015 | Latino Voices

Authorities at Karnes Detention Center in Texas have responded to a hunger strike launched by a group of 78 mothers this week by placing some women in...

Elise Foley

Tension Brews Between ICE And Immigration Advocates Over Deportation Policies

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Last Friday, immigration advocates met with Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Immigration and Customs Enforcemen...

Elise Foley

Immigration Official Walks Back Support For Mandating That Police Hold Immigrants (UPDATE)

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 03.26.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement said Thursday that she would support a law to require local law enforcement to hold ...

Arctic Sea Ice Hits Record Low Winter Maximum

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2015 | Green

OSLO, March 19 (Reuters) - Arctic sea ice this year is the smallest in winter since satellite records began in 1979, in a new sign of long-term climat...

Ice Chunks Taller Than People Washed Up On The Shores Of Cape Cod

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 03.12.2015 | Green

It's no secret that Massachusetts had an intense winter. But now, with the snow finally melting, gigantic chunks of ice have washed up on the shores o...

That Scary Thing Around the Corner

Terri Britt | Posted 05.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Terri Britt

This is what we do to ourselves. We get caught in the fear of what's around the corner and get frozen. But if we'd simply trust and take those first few steps, we would realize there is nothing to fear except the tricks our minds play on us!

Winter Roads and Training Ruts

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 05.05.2015 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

What are you doing to breathe new life into your training this spring? Has the winter been tough for you?

These Minimalist Ice Sculptures Just Might Calm Your Ragged Winter Nerves

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.04.2015 | Green

Sick of winter? You could vent that frustration by muttering curse words under your breath with every shovel of snow you clear from the driveway. O...

The Route To These Ice Caves Is Treacherous, But The Views Are Totally Worth It

The Huffington Post | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.02.2015 | Green

More than 11,000 people traveled to the far reaches of chilly Wisconsin this weekend, trekking for miles down a road and across the treacherous ice of...

'Worst Winter Ever': Get Out There and Enjoy It!

Kevin Richberg | Posted 04.28.2015 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

The amount of energy extracted in freezing portions of one of the world's three greatest waterfalls boggles the mind. But there it is, segments of the American Falls (and columns of the Horseshoe Falls) frozen in time, literally.

Faithful Shopper: Beach Babies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.14.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

We've all had it with ice and snow -- it's time for sun and sand! Escape for a few days of warmth by the sea, and attire yourself accordingly from any of the stores below.

Exploring Illinois' Frozen Waterfalls (Part 1)

Tom Gill | Posted 04.11.2015 | Travel
Tom Gill

Located in the north central part of Illinois, about 50 miles west of Chicago off Interstate 80, Starved Rock State Park is one of the top tourist destinations in the state. This 2,600-acre park adjacent to the Illinois River boasts 18 sandstone canyons--14 of which have waterfalls during wet seasons. Reduced to only a trickle in early winter, these waterfalls freeze into giant ice columns during the cold weather. Some of the frozen waterfalls reach 80 feet in height, depending upon the depth of the canyon.

Ice Fishing Fun!

Minnesota Historical Society | Posted 04.08.2015 | Sports
Minnesota Historical Society

When the lakes have safely frozen solid in winter, numerous Minnesotans venture out in the cold to go ice-fishing. This little girl and her dog are...

The Shame Of America's Family Detention Camps

The New York Times | Posted 02.05.2015 | Politics

The president’s new policies apply only to immigrants who have been in the United States for more than five years; they do nothing to address the em...