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How Changing Your Definition Of Success Makes You Successful

Celinne Da Costa | Posted 04.28.2017 | Healthy Living
Celinne Da Costa

One year ago, I made myself a promise: I would no longer postpone my dream to travel the world full-time. It had to be done. A few months later, I had...

Amazing New Tool Pinpoints White-Collar Crime In America

The Huffington Post | Zach Carter | Posted 04.25.2017 | Politics

America is awash in white-collar crime. Vulnerable citizens fear for their jobs and savings, while culprits slide through society unpunished. The fina...

'Which One Is The Man?' And 4 Other Things To Stop Saying To Gay Men

Lamar Dawson | Posted 04.19.2017 | Queer Voices
Lamar Dawson

A few nights ago, I went to a gay club in Hell’s Kitchen with a few friends. As we walked passed the bar, we caught the attention of a few women. ...

Woman Thrown Onto Subway Tracks After Being Groped By Stranger, Police Say

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 04.17.2017 | Crime

A 22-year-old New York woman says she is recovering from “that nightmare every woman has in New York” after a man allegedly groped her before push...

Watchdogs Sue For White House Visitor Logs

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 04.12.2017 | Politics

A group of watchdog organizations is suing the Department of Homeland Security for refusing to release visitor logs from the White House, as well as ...

On Passover We Are All Refugees

Jim Diamond | Posted 04.18.2017 | Religion
Jim Diamond

In 1929 my grandmother, Anna (Rutmanowich) Diamond left her home in Radom, Poland. She traveled across Europe with her three small children, Jack, my ...

Man In Wheelchair Had To Go On A 5-Hour Quest Just To Get A Bagel

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 04.05.2017 | Healthy Living

According to Google Maps, it should have taken Zach Anner 28 minutes to get from his hotel in Manhattan to The Bagel Store in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. ...

The U-Shaped Big Bend Could Become The Longest Skyscraper In The World

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 03.27.2017 | World

U have to see this. Architecture firm Oiio Studio has released a proposal for a curved skyscraper called The Big Bend that it hopes will become the ...

Watchdog Calls On NY Attorney General To Probe Foreign Funds In Trump Organization

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 03.17.2017 | Politics

An ethics watchdog group has stepped up its campaign that calls on New York’s attorney general to investigate whether President Donald Trump’s bus...

An Evangelical Pastor On Reaching The Religiously Unaffiliated

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 03.09.2017 | Religion

After nearly 30 years at the helm of New York City’s Redeemer Presbyterian Church, Rev. Timothy Keller announced last week that he will be stepping ...

This Golden Retriever Has An Adorable Obsession

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 02.15.2017 | Weird News

This retriever has a heart of gold. Whenever Cesar Fernandez-Chavez walks his dog, Louboutina, or Loubie for short, around his Manhattan neighborhood,...

Trump-Era Political Violence Begins As Liberal Activists Are Beaten, Hospitalized

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grim | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics

NEW YORK ― Two progressive activists were hospitalized overnight Sunday after they were beaten at an event featuring conservative provocateur James ...

New Designs for an Olana Summer House

J. Michael Welton | Posted 01.26.2017 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

There's no doubt that Frederick Church was the ultimate late-19th-century Renaissance man. He launched the Hudson River School of painting from the 2...

There Were So Many Great Signs At Women's Marches That We Couldn't Fit Them All In One Post

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 01.22.2017 | Politics

The turnout at the Women’s March on Washington and so-called “sister marches” around the world on Saturday exceeded organizers’ expectations. ...

After Hours: Capturing The Journey Home From New York City's Gay Nightclubs

The Guardian | James Nichols | Posted 01.22.2017 | Queer Voices

In the summer of 1992, in the early hours of a Sunday morning, Richard Renaldi and his boyfriend Eric left The Sound Factory, the celebrated nightclub...

I Call Bulls**t On HGTV Star Chip Gaines' Blog About Anti-Gay Controversy

The Huffington Post | Noah Michelson | Posted 01.09.2017 | Queer Voices

Last week Chip Gaines, who stars on HGTV’s “Fixer Upper” alongside his wife Joanna, got a heap of praise for his blog post discussing our countr...

Manhattan Apartment Building Catches Fire; At Least 24 Injured

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 12.22.2016 | Crime

A four-alarm fire in a Manhattan apartment building near the Upper West Side on Thursday left at least 24 people injured, including four firefighters....

Open Hands, Open Heart

Roger Wolfson | Posted 12.16.2016 | Technology
Roger Wolfson

Columnists tend to write about negative things. Especially in a world where going negative translates into more clicks. And even moreso, with Trump p...

A Dozen Top New and Renewed Hotels in the Northeast for 2016

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 12.13.2016 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

For a hotel to stay relevant, it must, like a shark, move or die. "Moving" in the lodging world, means constant renovation, or at least cosmetic refre...

Daredevil Foolishly Dangles From NYC High-Rise By One Hand

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.28.2016 | Weird News

One person’s idea of “beautiful” is our idea of reckless. “You guys have no idea how beautiful this is,” a thrill-seeker declares in the vid...

[PHOTOS] Woke And Mad As Hell: A Sleeping Electorate Wakes Up

Ben Arnon | Posted 11.23.2016 | Politics
Ben Arnon

Election Day left Democrats and anti-Trump Republicans stunned, saddened, and frightened.

Add November 9 To The Mornings I'd Rather Forget

Michael Winship | Posted 11.11.2016 | Politics
Michael Winship

In my lifetime, we've managed to survive Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and two Bushes in the White House. Trump has an excellent chance at being worse than all of them combined. We'll see. It's going to be challenging and often frightening.

Tadeusz Sudol: Connected To Two Worlds -- New York And Old Europe

Jim Luce | Posted 10.20.2016 | New York
Jim Luce

Every day, when Tadeusz (Tad) Sudol, Ph.D. makes the crossing from Manhattan to Roosevelt Island -- the "small town" of 14,000 in New York's East Rive...

Breaking Up With New York

Blakely Downs | Posted 10.12.2016 | New York
Blakely Downs

We've done it. We've decided to leave New York. Of course, next we went through the denial-bargaining-anger-grief phases. And as with all breakups, we needed separation to gain clarity. Now we have emerged, a bit shaken, but in one piece. And we're finally ready to talk about it.

Yes on M: Transit is a Terrible Thing to Waste

Joel Epstein | Posted 10.05.2016 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

Here's a grateful shoutout to ULI Los Angeles. As usual, at today's ULI Los Angeles Planning for Transit conference, I learned something new. Thanks ...