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Flooding And Mudslides Kill At Least 254 In Colombia

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 04.02.2017 | World

MOCOA, Colombia, April 2 (Reuters) - Families and rescuers searched desperately on Sunday through mud-plastered rubble for victims of flooding and lan...

The Great Indian Footprint: Discovering an Inspiring India

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 06.09.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

Three successful entrepreneurs embarked on a journey in India to capture inspiring stories. It's a first-hand learning experience to better understand India's geography, culture, arts, history, infrastructure, cities, towns, and villages. 

Photos Highlight Resilience Of Sri Lankans Hit By Torrential Downpour

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 05.17.2016 | World

Sri Lanka has deployed dozens of rescue teams across the country to help thousands of people escape flash floods and landslides caused by continued to...

5 Optimistic Electoral Maps for Clinton

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.09.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Can Clinton actually break the 400 Electoral Vote barrier? This hasn't happened since 1988, but it used to be a lot more common. In the 10 elections from 1952 through 1988, the winning candidate got more than 400 votes seven times.

5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Win the Presidency in a Landslide

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.27.2017 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

While many in the media are just starting to jump on Bernie's bandwagon, the paradigm will change dramatically after Iowa and New Hampshire wins.

Bernie Sanders Will Win the Democratic Nomination and Presidency in a Landslide

H. A. Goodman | Posted 01.13.2017 | Politics
H. A. Goodman

The candidate with the least amount of media coverage, and the candidate thought of as unable to win a general election by some pundits (even though he beats Trump in a "landslide of epic proportions"), is the only candidate in 2016 with positive favorability numbers.

Harrowing Photos Document Devastation After Rains Hit Japan

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 09.11.2015 | World

A series of rare torrential rains burst the banks of two rivers in eastern Japan on Thursday and Friday, causing flooding and landslides that forced 1...

Over 300 Missing After Landslide Buries Village In Sri Lanka

Reuters | Posted 12.29.2014 | World

By Shihar Aneez and Ranga Sirilal COLOMBO, Oct 29 (Reuters) - A landslide in hilly south-central Sri Lanka is believed to have killed more than 100...

Shakira's 'Landslide' Cover Is Almost Too Good To Be True

The Huffington Post | Ana Benedetti | Posted 05.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Shakira and "Landslide" might not be the most obvious combination, but we're here to tell you, it definitely works. That's not to say that Stevie N...

Reaching the Most Vulnerable Survivors of Afghanistan's Deadly Landslide

Vijay Raghavan | Posted 07.09.2014 | Impact
Vijay Raghavan

Tension has grown on the ground as frustrated and desperate survivors of the sudden disaster struggle to survive with little food or shelter, limited cooking fuel, no utensils.

New Documentary Reveals Secrets Behind An ExxonMobil Disaster

Ian T. Shearn and Olivier Pollet | Posted 05.01.2014 | Green

There are some disturbing facts buried in the debris of ExxonMobil’s $19 billion liquefied natural gas project in Papua New Guinea, which was funded...

Lethal Landslides and Common Ground

John Graham | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics
John Graham

Why should it take a disaster to make this confluence of values so evident -- for me, for any of us? Why, since we share so much at a deep and personal level, is it so hard to share much of anything at a political level?

'Green News Report' - April 1, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 06.01.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: "The tide goes in, the tide goes out, never a miscommunication." -- It's ...

Stevie Nicks On The Real Meaning Of 'Landslide'

OWN | Posted 03.28.2014 | OWN

In 1974, Stevie Nicks was waitressing tables by day while she worked on music at night with her partner, guitarist Lindsey Buckingham. It was before t...

'Green News Report' - March 27, 2014

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Was logging a factor in deadly Washington landslide?; New BP oil spill in...

6 Killed, 18 Missing In Indonesian Landslide

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.24.2013 | World

Six people were killed and 18 were missing after they were buried in a landslide caused by heavy rain on Indonesia's Java island, a disaster official ...

Earworms: Why Catchy Tunes Get Stuck In Our Heads

Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.16.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

Oh, and one other thing: Earworms are apparently quite contagious. Sometimes the mere mention of a song triggers it in another person. So with my apologies, anyone feel up for a chorus of 'Landslide' about now?

Stevie Nicks' Truly Epic Outfits Through The Years

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 07.26.2012 | Style

I still remember the first time I heard Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide." Even though it was almost three decades after the song was initially released, I ...

Stevie Nicks' Truly Epic Outfits Through The Years

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

I still remember the first time I heard Fleetwood Mac's "Landslide." Even though it was almost three decades after the song was initially released, I ...

The Ladakh Cloudburst: An Eyewitness Account

Josh Schrei | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Josh Schrei

With the landslides in Ladakh, one cannot help but wonder at the karma of it all -- the karma of the Tibetan people, who've suffered more than their share over the past 60 years, of whose homes were spared and whose were destroyed.

Never Fear: Your Exit Poll is Here!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

The Ten-Foot Poll was created to plug some of those glaring gaps in the election coverage offered by the networks, the cable outlets and even the internet.

Final Electoral Math -- My Election Picks

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

About the Cartoonist | Reprint Policy Because it's Election Day, I'm not going to give a detailed analysis of the past week's polls, as I normally d...

An Election Day Planner

Eric Lurio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Eric Lurio

Find out where the parties are. Both sides. The Republicans usually have an open bar and the Democrats don't. If it looks like a landslide, nobody's going to be at the McCain parties, and you can get a few beers or cocktails before heading to the Obama bash.

Electoral Math -- Obama Has Closed The Deal

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Welcome to the penultimate Electoral Math column. OK, I admit, I just like correctly using the word "penultimate." Plus, it's fun to say! Try it! If...

The Unmarried Electorate: 60% Obama, 33% McCain

Bella DePaulo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bella DePaulo

But where is the love? When was the last time you heard about this demographic juggernaut on Morning Joe? Where are the network stories or the feature articles in newspapers or magazines?