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This Is One City That's Actually Succeeding In Fight Against Homelessness

AP | JAIME HENRY-WHITE | Posted 09.30.2013 | Impact

ATLANTA -- After Larry Mainor left the armed forces, he spent years getting high on crack and sleeping in cars, under bridges, behind restaurants and ...

We Can Beat Phoenix in Ending Veteran Homelessness

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 10.19.2013 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

You might be wondering what I was doing at boot camp last week. Well, let me just say that this was a very special kind of boot camp. The Rapid Resul...

Meet Our 100,000th Facebook Follower!

The Huffington Post | Lisa Belkin | Posted 08.13.2013 | Parents

Milestones should be celebrated. A first word, or step or birthday. Or a 100,000th Facebook Like. HuffPost Parents turned 2-years-old this mon...

Weiner Used Campagn Cash To 'Investigate' Own Lies?

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.29.2013 | Business

When the original sexting scandal involving Anthony Weiner broke in 2011, his first explanation was that his Twitter account must have been hacked. ...

Public Employee Salaries and Metra Severances Grow -- As Does Our Anger

Madeleine Doubek | Posted 08.27.2013 | Chicago
Madeleine Doubek

For now, we're just seething over all the gold-plated salaries and perks some public employees and quasi-public employees get and wondering when our politicians will wake up. When will they start spending our money as if it were coming out of their pockets, for a change?

State Of Homelessness in America 2013 Unveiled By NAEH

Jean-Michel Giraud | Posted 06.19.2013 | Impact
Jean-Michel Giraud

There was a feeling of expectation in the room at the National Press Club last week as the National Alliance To End Homelessness (NAEH) unveiled its S...

Bankrupt City's $100,000 Secret

Posted 02.25.2013 | Business

In the same year that Stockton, Calif., became the largest city in U.S. history to file for bankruptcy, roughly one-fourth of the city’s employees e...

The Rebalancing to Asia: The Role of Student Exchanges

James Goldgeier | Posted 04.06.2013 | College
James Goldgeier

In light of the size and scope of current conflicts around the world, increasing the numbers of students who study abroad would seem to be the least of our national security challenges. But, simply put, we need more students, and a more diverse student population, to study abroad.

LOOK: An Actual $100,000 Bill

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 01.11.2013 | Business

It's not always about the Benjamins, baby. When it comes to cash, many of us believe the $100 bill, graced with Ben Franklin's face, is king. Not s...

A Six-Figure Salary Isn't Going To Make You Rich

Bankrate | Craig Guillot | Posted 08.06.2012 | Money

One hundred thousand dollars. Since the 1980s, the magical "six-figure" salary has been a benchmark for financial success. Not too long ago, that inco...

How Does it Feel to Turn 100?

Warren Adler | Posted 07.03.2012 | Fifty
Warren Adler

When we parted he told me, "There is a point in a long life, young man, when you see the truth of things with absolute clarity. "

Hiring Veterans Is About More Than Just Employing Them

Nathan Herman | Posted 06.27.2012 | Impact
Nathan Herman

I can remember clear as day sitting in a foxhole on March, 19 2003 several kilometers south of the Iraqi Border when the bombing and artillery fi...

World's Longest Taxi Cab Ride (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 03.22.2012 | Travel

When three Englishmen wondered how high a taxi fare could go while stumbling home after a few pints, they later decided to buy a cab and find out for ...

PHOTOS: John Baldessari's $100,000 Bill... Board

Posted 12.09.2011 | Arts

It's no big shocker that we are not at our finest economic hour, but John Baldessari may have stumbled upon a solution to our money woes. All this tim...

Homeless Veterans More Likely To Die On Streets Than Other Homeless People, Study Says

Posted 01.27.2012 | Impact

Homeless veterans are more likely to die on the streets than non-veterans, a new study revealed. Those who return from serving, to leading the hom...

The Life Out Loud: How to Get SWAG

MeiMei Fox | Posted 12.12.2011 | College
MeiMei Fox

Vineet Singal is living proof that you don't need even two decades under your belt to get busy taking on the world.

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College Dropouts Wanted: Peter Thiel Awards $100,000 Fellowships To Entrepreneurs Under 20

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda M. Fairbanks | Posted 07.25.2011 | College

Midway through his freshman year at Harvard University, Ben Yu felt like Harvard's core curriculum kept getting in the way of his other interests. So ...

Permanent Homes for 100,000 Homeless Americans

Rosanne Haggerty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Rosanne Haggerty

Perhaps the most surprising thing that the Campaign is demonstrating is that it often costs communities far less to do something about homelessness than to do nothing.

California Will Again Consider No H8 against Homeless

Joel John Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Joel John Roberts

The one result that always upsets me is the simple question, "Have you ever encountered personal violence against you since you have been on the streets?"

Young People Are America's Best Ambassadors

Anthony Jackson | Posted 01.24.2011 | Education
Anthony Jackson

The 100,000 Strong Initiative bridges opportunity gap for all U.S. students to study in China, yielding the next generation of Americans to manage political, economic and cultural ties.

$100,000 Bill, Rare Coins High Light Boston's World's Fair Of Money (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

BOSTON, AP -- In an economic downturn, it might be tough to get your head around this: rare sheets of $100,000 bills, fabulous gold treasures dating b...

The History of the $100 Bill (SLIDESHOW)

Damien Hoffman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Damien Hoffman

2010-04-22-100dollarpull.jpg Back in 1860, hip hop stars weren't flashing Benjamins on MTV. But tycoons were surely throwing around Bald Eagles.

"Stuff You Should Know" Challenges Stephen Colbert To Kiva Fundraiser

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Last year, Stephen Colbert started a Kiva team to raise money for small businesses in the developing world. Since then, he's racked up just under $10,...

Breast Implants And Bound Feet: What's The Difference?

The Times-Picayune | Susan Langenhennig | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

We humans come into this world in a totally natural form. We rarely leave it in that condition. Dyed hair, shaved legs, shaved chins, fake breasts, p...

Resiliency Tips From The 100+ Crowd

Kari Henley | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kari Henley

This week I decided to explore the "centenarians" - people living to be over 100 years old, for clues to resiliency and joie de vive.