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Our Most Regrettable Delivery Orders Of All Time

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 02.24.2014 | Taste

We made terrible mistakes so you don't have to.

eBay Now in a Race to Beat Amazon to Your Doorstep

Steve Rosenbaum | Posted 03.30.2014 | Technology
Steve Rosenbaum

Drones vs. valets? Game on. Let the race to my doorstep begin.

I Won't Judge What You Do With Your Privates, If You Don't Judge What I Do With Mine

Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo | Posted 03.19.2014 | Parents
Karri-Leigh P. Mastrangelo

It doesn't matter to me whether I gave birth via vaginal delivery or Cesarean section. It doesn't matter to me whether I gave birth with the help of (FDA approved) drugs or just the soothing smell of lavender. In the end, I did what any mother would do. I gave birth.

What to Expect When She's Expectorating: A Guide to Childbirth for Men

Floyd Elliot | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Floyd Elliot

It's her day. Sure, they say that about a woman's wedding day, her quinceaƱera, hell maybe her last teeth-cleaning, but the difference, and an important one, is this: on none of those occasions did she find herself occupied with pushing a human the size of a young pumpkin out of her body via an egress the size of an kumquat.

5 Myths About Labor and Delivery

Abby Miller | Posted 01.23.2014 | Parents
Abby Miller

An intensive labor makes us feel that much tougher, and the bonds with our babies that much stronger. We may complain it's unfair that men don't have to go through all of the trials and tribulations of pregnancy, labor and delivery, but sometimes I wonder if they might be a little envious of the journey we get to experience.

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part III

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 10.06.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Within the past year, several companies have decided to tackle the growing segment of the population that wants to cook at home, but needs a little help selecting a recipe and delivering pre-portion-sized groceries.

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part II

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 08.02.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Cooking at home has never been more appealing--everyone knows cooking at home is healthier, less expensive, and infinitely more satisfying than eating out or takeout. But have you tried selecting a recipe online lately?

Recipe-Specific Meal-Delivery Websites Part I

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste
Louise McCready Hart

Within the past year, several companies are tackling the growing segment of the population that wants to cook at home, but needs a little help.

Local Businesses Growing With Gen D (Generation Delivery)

Jed Kleckner | Posted 07.20.2013 | Small Business
Jed Kleckner

Today, on-demand delivery is common for busy professionals and urbanites with a couple of clicks on a web site or through the tap of an app. Delivery helps drive revenue for local businesses, such as restaurants, across the U.S. by reaching more customers in the neighborhood. This new delivery focused mindset makes up Gen D -- the delivery generation.

About Leadership: We Keep Our Promises

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 06.25.2013 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

This notion of a company that makes promises and keeps its promises is a very useful one. Whether internally or externally. It is at once both a company culture and an ethic that is fundamental to performance.

Wellness Delivered to Your Doorstep

Linden Schaffer | Posted 06.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Linden Schaffer

From groceries to household cleaning supplies to an education, it's no wonder wellness companies are jumping on the bandwagon and making it easier than ever for you to stay well. I recently tried three such services in order to give you the scoop on what to expect before you sign up.

25 Lessons I Learned From My Bout With The Flu

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 03.16.2013 | Women
Joanne Tombrakos

You see, I got hit. Hard. For the better part of the last week I was forced to remove myself from normal, daily life. I am one of those left flat out by this year's so-called "epidemic." I had a lot of time to think while I lay in a fetal position in my darkened bedroom.

JetBlue Steps Up To Help In Shooting Aftermath

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.18.2012 | Business

To one family hit by the Newtown tragedy, JetBlue is flying higher after it delivered relatives' goodbye letters to be buried with 6-year-old victim N...

Demand For Food Delivery Surged On Election Night

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 11.07.2012 | Food

Over 50 million people tuned in to some form of TV news to watch Barack Obama win reelection last night, 25 percent more than watched the Opening Cere...

Should A Pregnant Inmate Be Shackled During Delivery? Two-Thirds Of States Say 'Yes'

Posted 10.11.2012 | Parents

On Sept. 28, a new bill was passed into law in California, making the state one of the first in the country to completely ban the practice of shacklin...

Why I Don't Want My Wife To Have The Baby -- Yet

Jay Sokol | Posted 11.06.2012 | Parents
Jay Sokol

Today, as Mrs. Dude is late in her 30-something week of pregnancy, I am hoping for a day without labor. A day without contractions and any of the other messy stuff that precedes the birth of a baby.

Seven Days of Creation

Guy Cimbalo | Posted 10.10.2012 | Small Business
Guy Cimbalo

Bespoke Post cuts it close It took several years and (and a few hundred million bucks) to make Kevin Costner's famously terrible Waterworld. Cult cla...

Catherine Pearson

Why Do Moms Take Longer To Give Birth Today? | Catherine Pearson | Posted 04.03.2012 | Parents

Convinced that you spent a lot more time in labor with your baby than your mom did with you? You may have. According to new research from the Na...

UPS Plans To Phae Out 'Sorry We Missed You' Notices With New Plan

AP | By SAMANTHA BOMKAMP | Posted 11.14.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- UPS is hoping "sorry we missed you" notices will soon be a thing of the past. It's unveiling a delivery-notification service aimed at not ...

Delivery Man Publicly Shames Bad Tippers On Blog

Posted 07.02.2011 | Food

Perhaps to prove that what's goes around really does come around, a Williamsburg, Brooklyn delivery man has taken to the blogosphere to broadcast all ...

Weekly Pulse: #DearJohn, Does Banning Abortion Trump Job Growth?

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The Media Consortium

by Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger With millions of Americans out of work, House Republicans are focusing in on real priorities: decimat...

US Postal Service Takes First Step Towards Cutting Saturday Delivery

AP | RANDOLPH E. SCHMID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — The Postal Service took the first formal step Wednesday toward cutting mail delivery to five days a week. The postal governing boa...

Customer (Dis)Satisfaction and President Obama

Jenny Darroch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jenny Darroch

The expectations placed on Obama were colossal. When there is a gap between expectations and delivery, people are dissatisfied.

Swine Flu Vaccine Delivery Falls Short; Less Than Half Of Expected Doses Have Been Delivered

Wall Street Journal | BETSY MCKAY and JENNIFER CORBETT DOOREN | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Less than half of the swine-flu vaccine expected to be shipped to doctors, hospitals and clinics in the U.S. this month has been shipped so far. The d...

Over the Verizon

Abby L. Ferber | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Abby L. Ferber

Where does all of my time go? For the past few days, my work has been interrupted by cell phone "issues."