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Latina Activist Stands up to an Industry Sick With Greed

Javier Sierra | Posted 05.11.2013 | Green
Javier Sierra

The pipeline -- a project that must be first approved by President Obama -- would transport millions of barrels of a type of crude that contains 20 percent more carbon than the conventional kind. Scientists have warned that if this project were completed, it would mean game over for the planet's climate.

2013's Craziest Music Festivals

U.S. News Travel | Posted 04.23.2013 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Tucked away on the eastern slope of Mount Takenoko at the Naeba Ski Resort, this event draws die-hard music fans willing to travel far and wide to get there.

Q&A: Asif Khan at Design Miami 2012

Crane.tv | Posted 02.06.2013 | Arts
Crane.tv

For this year's Design Miami, Swarovski Crystal Palace commissioned Asif Khan to create 'Parhelia' a large-scale work measuring nearly 20-feet high an...

Toddler Who Died With 91 Injuries On His Body Allegedly 'Murdered By His Mother's Boyfriend'

Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

A toddler who died in April was allegedly murdered by his mother's boyfriend, a British court heard this week. According to the BBC, a state prosec...

New Order Returns to NYC

Salvatore Bono | Posted 12.23.2012 | New York
Salvatore Bono

After seven years, the loss of a founding member, and the addition of some replacement players, New Order returned to New York City.

They Started Something They Couldn't Finish - 25 Years After the Smiths' Breakup

Salvatore Bono | Posted 11.25.2012 | New York
Salvatore Bono

The Smiths were the misfits of pop music and the misfits of rock and roll and their audience ate it up. The band's jingle-jangle sound and catchy songs have never been forgotten and still feel as vibrant and as inventive today as they did back then.

On The Road To Marrakech

Stewart A. Swerdlow | Posted 11.13.2012 | Travel
Stewart A. Swerdlow

After over 30 years of traveling the globe, I have seen it all! Here's the latest from my trips around the world.

What a Difference 12 Years Can Make

Michael Kaiser | Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

When I left the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden in December 2000, fundraising was still considered something rather distasteful by many in England. Fast forward 12 years.

Royal Wedding Crasher: Queen Elizabeth II Turns Up At Wedding

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 03.27.2012 | Weddings

A newlywed couple had a royal wedding of their very own Friday when the Queen made an unexpected appearance at their Manchester ceremony, reports the ...

Which Colleges Have The Best Quality Of Life?

Posted 02.09.2012 | College

College is much more than simply going to classes and working towards a summer internship. Students look for a campus where the quality of life will h...

Bonfire Of The Vanities: Artworks Set Ablaze

Posted 03.27.2012 | Arts

Artists in particular are fragile souls who are vulnerable to those extreme moments of self-doubt where they cannot bear to look at their work anymore...

PHOTOS: Exhibition Explores Shadows Between Art And Science

Posted 01.04.2012 | Arts

Science, in theory, exists to clarify the truth. Art shows us the beauty of the lie. In 'Dark Matters', an exhibition exploring the shadows between ar...

Women's Running Pioneer Plans To Repeat Historic Road Race

New York Times | Posted 12.26.2011 | Fifty

Except for a strategic bit of elastic that may be required, the blue running tunic, circa Smith College 1961, still fits. It will be worn again a half...

Crazy Pizzas Across The Country

Food & Wine | Posted 11.23.2011 | Home
Food & Wine

By Kate Krader, Restaurant Editor, Food & Wine Follow Kate on Twitter: @kkrader I just came back from Chicago and when locals there talked about foo...

Two Connecticut Women Arrested For 'Stick Up' Joke

Manchester Patch | Posted 10.22.2011 | Weird News

A pair of Manchester women were arrested on robbery charges earlier this week after they walked into a local liquor store and told the clerk to open t...

My Trip to England

Michael Kaiser | Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

When I was running the Royal Opera House, private fundraising was considered distasteful, at best. Now the English reticence to talk about money, let alone ask for it, is beginning to evaporate.

Must-See Bands At Bonnaroo 2011

Jeff Pollack | Posted 07.12.2011 | Arts
Jeff Pollack

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival: The one thing that can bring thousands flocking to Tennessee in the middle of June...and with good reason. 2011 mark...

HAT TRICK

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.02.2011 | Sports

LONDON -- Wayne Rooney's hat trick kept Manchester United on track to win the English Premier League with a 4-2 comeback victory over West Ham on Satu...

Meet England's The Heartbreaks

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Salvatore Bono

The Heartbreaks are bringing posh looks and catchy hooks back to rock and roll. Inspired by their small town and the sea, this Britpop band is about to make big waves in the music world.

The 'Rudest' City In The World

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Foursquare has named the 20 "rudest" cities in the English-speaking world, based on data combed from user check-ins. According to a post in the Four...

Catching Up With Andy Rourke of The Smiths

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

When it comes to icons of the indie world, none are bigger than The Smiths. Bassist Andy Rourke opens up about his time in Manchester's iconic band and his current endeavors.

Peter Hook Brings Joy Division's Debut Masterpiece to Webster Hall

Salvatore Bono | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Salvatore Bono

For the first time in over 30 years, Joy Division's debut masterpiece was brought to life in America. You can thank former Joy Division and New Order bassist Peter Hook.

OPERA: Rufus Wainwright's 'Prima Donna' On Display In Pieces

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The Metropolitan Opera reportedly didn't want it. Critics in Britain were mixed about it. Still, Rufus Wainwright seems determined to bring his opera,...

PERFORMANCE ART: Marina Abramovic and Robert Wilson Join Forces

Marina Cashdan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

Antony Crook It's only autumn and we're already gearing up for the next edition of the Manchester International Festival (MIF), among the only arts f...

OUTSIDER ART: Musgrave Kinley Outsider Art Collection At Whitworth Gallery, Manchester

Marina Cashdan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Marina Cashdan

In 1979, the first major exhibition of Outsider art in England opened at the Hayward Gallery, co-curated by British art critic Roger Cardinal and Brit...