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A New Year's Letter to My Best Friends

Katerina Lopez | Posted 12.29.2014 | College
Katerina Lopez

I cannot begin to explain how much you mean to me. But clearly I'm going to try. I have known some of you for nearly a decade and others for less than a year.

LOOK: 9-Year-Old Writes Adorable Letter To Gay Teacher

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.04.2015 | Gay Voices

Few things make us smile as much as the compassion and unquestioning understanding of a child. An adorable letter written by a nine-year-old to an ...

"Christmas Letter 2014"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 12.10.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

Since I am in the holiday spirit (and, having just consumed a mug of hot toddy, a glass of eggnog and a nip of cheer, the holiday spirits are in me), ...

Kate Middleton's 'Personal And Special' Note To Boy With Cancer Comforts Family After His Death

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 11.18.2014 | Good News

This family found solace from an unexpected source while coping with tragedy. Fabian Bate received a visit from Prince William and Kate Middleton w...

Border Patrol Agents In Texas Warned Not To Talk To Media

AP | CHRISTOPHER SHERMAN and ALICIA A. CALDWELL | Posted 06.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The surge in immigrant children caught crossing the southern border in Texas that has dominated headlines and risks becoming a pol...

Wisconsin Senate Blind-Sided By the Department of Public Instruction

Shayna A. Pitre | Posted 07.16.2014 | Education
Shayna A. Pitre

Nearly three years later, just yesterday, the Wisconsin State Senate finally caught wind of the investigation through the media, and decided to inquire further.

Two Words I Want My Mom To Hear This Mother's Day

Anjali Joshi | Posted 07.09.2014 | Parents
Anjali Joshi

I'm sorry for not telling you how much I love and appreciate you every single day. I won't wait until Mother's Day -- I will start today.

6 Things I Hope for My Granddaughter, My 'Jelly Bean'

Doug and Leslie Gustafson | Posted 05.21.2014 | Fifty
Doug and Leslie Gustafson

For you, my Jelly Bean, are made of the finest sugar. You show up in all kinds of colors and flavors that warm my heart and soul. One smile and I'm taken in -- taken in like only a grandpa can experience. And so there are six things I hope for my dear Jelly Bean...

An Open Letter to My Parents

Alyssa Silva | Posted 04.22.2014 | Good News
Alyssa Silva

Mom and dad, at the end of the day as I drift off to sleep, I think about how incredibly lucky I am to have you in my life.

Mom's Response To Birthday Invite From Kid With Gay Dads Is A Hoax [UPDATE]

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 03.18.2014 | Gay Voices

Update on February 15: It now appears this story was a hoax concocted by the radio hosts who featured the alleged anti-gay invitation. On the

A Letter To My Future Self As A High School Graduate

Isabel Song | Posted 03.04.2014 | Teen
Isabel Song

Questions aside, I also have a few wishes for you. I know you'll probably go through heartbreak with college decision letters (who doesn't?), but I sincerely wish your ultimate path will be one that you love and one that will never make you feel like you're settling for less.

My Breakup Letter to Forever 21

Fernie Tiflis | Posted 07.31.2013 | Style
Fernie Tiflis

I have loved you since the day I met you. I met you about 10 years ago, and for a while, I only had eyes for you. But you changed. And it's time for us to part ways.

LOOK: The Ridiculous Reason One Landlord Increased Rent By 1 Penny

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.06.2013 | Business

A landlord in Maryland just redefined what it means to be a cheapskate. After the U.S. Postal Service raised the cost of a first-class stamp by a ...

'Christmas Letter 2012'

Jerry Zezima | Posted 02.10.2013 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

It sure has been an exciting 2012 for the Zezimas! The good news is that nobody in the family went to prison, though three of us had brushes with the law.

Rare Napoleon Artifact Sells For Big Bucks At Auction

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | Money

PARIS, Dec 3 (Reuters) - A rare letter in which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte vowed to "blow up the Kremlin" fetched 10 times more than expected...

David Lohr

Police Speaking Up About Possible 'Breakthrough' In Missing Cheerleader Case | David Lohr | Posted 10.23.2012 | Crime

There has been much ado in the media this week about a possible breakthrough in the disappearance of Hailey Dunn, a 15-year-old Texas girl who vanishe...

David Lohr

Dottie Sandusky: 'Jerry is not the monster everyone is making him out to be' (READ THE LETTER) | David Lohr | Posted 10.11.2012 | Crime

The wife of former assistant Penn State football coach and convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky said in a letter that her husband is “not the monster ...

'Basketball Wives' Star Owns Up To A 'Mountain Of Mistakes,' Promises 'To Be Better' (EXCLUSIVE)

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 06.06.2012 | Latino Voices

It has been a dramatic year for Evelyn Lozada, the star of VH1's hit show "Basketball Wives." Between her highly publicized feud with her former b...

The Lost Art of Letter Writing

Andrew Lam | Posted 07.24.2012 | Education
Andrew Lam

In this age of mobility and information, there simply isn't any time for such a thing as a long, flowing, hand-written letter.

Iran? Yes You Can! (Letter From Bush to Obama)

Stefan Simanowitz | Posted 06.11.2012 | Comedy
Stefan Simanowitz

Ahead of this weekends crucial talks between Iran and the P5 1 countries, Stefan Simanowitz intercepts a letter from George W. Bush to President Obama.

Astronauts Blast NASA Over Global Warming

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 04.12.2012 | Science

Is NASA playing fast and loose with climate change science? That's the contention of a group of 49 former NASA scientists and astronauts. On March...

Write A Letter Or Send An E-mail?

Malcolm Boyd | Posted 03.26.2012 | Religion
Malcolm Boyd

In addition to e-mails, sit down and write a few long, detailed, personal, honest letters expressing your ideas and feelings. Write them in longhand, if you still know how to do that.

Dear Mrs. Obama

Grace Li | Posted 10.11.2011 | Impact
Grace Li

Dear Mrs. Obama, I am writing to ask for a meeting with you, if possible. Please see my story below. My mom grew up in a small village in Hunan, Ch...

Tyler Kingkade

Obama Addresses College Students' Debt Debate Concerns | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the midst of tense negotiations to raise the debt ceiling, President Obama participated in a conference call with a group of college ...

House Republicans To Obama: Delay 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal

Politico | Posted 08.17.2011 | Politics

House Republicans are asking President Barack Obama to hold off on allowing gays and lesbians to serve openly in the military, saying it would be “p...