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D.M. Levine

It Wasn't Me! MF Global Executives Plead Fifth, Offer No Answers on Disappearing Money | D.M. Levine | Posted 03.29.2012 | Business

Who authorized the transfer of millions in customer investments just before the collapse of brokerage firm MF Global? That's the question no one testi...

What Health Care is Like: Seeking Supreme Analogies

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 05.28.2012 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

Health care is nothing like cell phones, or any of the other things that "might" come in handy during some future emergency: a bulletproof vest, a car, a ladder, a fire extinguisher, a helicopter, a Hazmat suit, a gas mask, a tank, etc. Truly, about the worst analogy I've ever heard.

Evangelist Testifies In Ex-Bodyguard's Murder Trial

Posted 06.07.2011 | Religion

By Nicholas J.C. Pistor St. Louis Post-Dispatch WATERLOO, Ill. (RNS) Televangelist Joyce Meyer said Wednesday (April 6) she testified "honestly and t...

Scaling the Mount Everest of Trade Barriers to Create Jobs

Robert Holleyman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Robert Holleyman

Reducing software piracy would send ripples of stimulus through the broader IT economy, thereby creating jobs, spawning new enterprises and driving growth.

Finding God And Health In The Experience Of Storytelling

Dori Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Dori Baker

When people are invited into a safe space to tell their own stories, a mystery unfolds that kindles an authentic connection. It feels as if one of Jesus' parables is getting re-enacted before our very eyes.

Iyanla Vanzant - From Brink of Suicide to Peace of Mind

Morris W. O'Kelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Morris W. O'Kelly

Iyanla Vanzant once stood in the bedroom of her then recently deceased daughter with a pink, pearl-handled pistol in one hand and prescription pills in the other; mulling over the decision of the "best" way to finally end the pain.

Manning Up to Sharing Our Testimony as Democrats

Burns Strider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Burns Strider

Faith plays a central role in American elections. Another term I often use and hear being used is "authenticity." It's not about being of a certain religious belief, but it is about not hiding that belief under a bushel.

Testimony From Comedian Gallagher Outrages Subcommittee on Agriculture

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

Lawmakers are still incensed over yesterday's appearance by prop comedian Gallagher before a House Subcommittee on Horticulture and Organic Agriculture.

This Week in Cheating: Goldman Testifies

Jeff Kreisler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Jeff Kreisler

As Goldman Sachs prepares to testify before Congress, The Cheater offers a few proven tricks.

Three Modest Proposals For Goldman Sachs

Simon Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Simon Johnson

Goldman Sachs is at a crossroads. Either they can significantly change their image in our society or they can face the consequences.

Haiti: Diarrhea Threatens Infants and "We Are in Reaction Mode Instead of Planning Mode"

Georgianne Nienaber | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Georgianne Nienaber

Hand washing is non-existent and raw sewage is flowing throughout the camps. Walk anywhere with peril. Human feces are everywhere, even in the ruins of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Port-au-Prince.

FDA Considers Regulating Safety of Electronic Health Systems

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

By Fred Schulte and Emma SchwartzHuffington Post Investigative Fund Concerned about potential safety risks in health information technology, the U.S....

Simon Johnson's Analysis: Economist's Testimony Predicts Changes In 2010

Baseline Scenario | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In recent months, the US economy entered a recovery phase following the severe credit crisis-induced recession of 2008-09. While slower than it shoul...

A New Nazi War Crimes Trial -- And This Time It's Personal

Alan Elsner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alan Elsner

As the son of a Holocaust survivor, I instinctively felt there should be no statute of limitations for perpetrators of genocide. But when I recently received a telephone call from a German lawyer, the issue became much more personal.

France Pushed For AIG-Fed Deal To Pay Banks In Full With US Money

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York paid French banks 100 cents on the dollar to settle trades with American International Group Inc. in November 200...

LAT: Roman Polanski Victim's Testimony Turned "Almost Benign"

Los Angeles Times | Joe Mozingo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

An extensive review of several thousand court documents, as well as numerous interviews, shows a basic dynamic defining the entire saga -- one force t...

Anna Nicole Smith Testimony: Bodyguard Says He Prevented Smith From Jumping Into Daniel's Grave

The Wrap | Steven Mikulan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Proximity is turning out to be everything in the Anna Nicole Smith hearings: where Smith's TV remote was when she reached for it and fell out of bed, ...

Sam Stein

Siegelman To White House Counsel: Don't Compromise With Rove | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

One of the likely victims of potential Bush White House lawbreaking is urging President Barack Obama not to compromise with Karl Rove as a means of co...

Truthfulness, Justice and the American Way

Paula Gordon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Paula Gordon

While the fate of the nation hangs in the balance, so does that of Troy Anthony Davis. He personifies the continuing threat to justice (and to life) of our de facto judicial system.

Senator Feingold's Hearing to Restore "The Rule of Law"

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

As the various branches of government overstep their authority, it is ultimately up to the people to hold them in check.

Guilty of Being Tibetan: Scenes from a Lhasa Prison

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rebecca Novick

"Before, this was the best place, but now it's like a prison." This is how one young Tibetan man describes life in Lhasa these days in an interview that was smuggled out of Tibet.

Pentagon Blocks Marine From Testifying About Torture

Wall Street Journal | JESS BRAVIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Bush administration blocked a Marine Corps lawyer from testifying before Congress today that severe techniques employed by U.S. interrogators dera...