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February

Obama Poll Watch -- March, 2014

Chris Weigant | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

President Obama's job approval polling was down a bit last month, ending three months of positive news. He didn't slip back much, but the reversal does bring up a serious question: is Obama stuck in a "new normal" of job approval numbers in the low-40s range?

February: Let's Have Some Crazy Fun!

Bonni Brodnick | Posted 04.02.2014 | Healthy Living
Bonni Brodnick

There are a lot of reasons why I look forward to February. For one thing, my birthday is on the 3rd, but February is also the shortest month of the ye...

Songs Crush: February

Maureen Elinzano | Posted 04.23.2013 | Entertainment
Maureen Elinzano

Here are my (very girly) song crushes for February and why I love them.

The Best Way To Celebrate Valentine's Day Post-Split

Michael S. Broder, Ph.D. | Posted 04.10.2013 | Divorce
Michael S. Broder, Ph.D.

Try this on Valentine's Day: Deliberately and defiantly stay home and have a wonderful evening for one.

Are These the Top 3 Best Super Bowl Ads of All Time?

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Sports
Shira Lazar

We put a selection of the biggest Super Bowl ads from the game's broadcast history on our Facebook page and asked YOU to vote on your favorites. And now we have them -- the All Time Top 3 Super Bowl Ads.

The Faithful Shopper: Gifts for Guys

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 04.30.2012 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's Leap Day! The date when by tradition, women can propose marriage to the men in their lives. Of course, women have been disregarding this for years, but today is a perfect excuse to buy a gift for your favorite guy.

Why Is February Such a Weak Month for Movies?

Quora | Posted 04.29.2012 | Entertainment
Quora

The movie industry is the classic popular definition of insanity in action: doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different outcome. Some of it more or less "works" and proves to the industry it knows what it's doing.

Unemployment Drops In Vast Majority Of U.S. Cities

AP | Posted 06.06.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- Unemployment rates are falling in most metro areas across the country, suggesting that hiring is widespread and not limited to a few hea...

Fast-Growing Manufacturing Sector Cools Off

AP | CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER | Posted 06.01.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Manufacturing activity cooled off a bit last month after expanding in February at the fastest pace in nearly seven years. The Inst...

Public Sector Continues To Decline

Reuters | Lisa Lambert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

hemorrhage (Reuters) - The jobs outlook is growing dimmer and dimmer for the public sector. Federal employment data released on Friday shows tha...

U.S. Auto Sales Soared In February

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT (AP, Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin) -- As more U.S. buyers head back into auto dealerships, automakers are jostling for their attention with ...

In Pictures: Springtime In Japan

Black Tomato | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Black Tomato

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Barbra Streisand's Latest Passion: Women's Heart Health

Posted 02.03.2012 | Women

You know how inspired I am by women who never stop dreaming -- and superstar Barbra Streisand is a wonderful example. Her success could have meant a l...

Why IBM's Watson Is Smarter Than Google

Stephen Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Stephen Baker

The most common question I encounter about IBM's Jeopardy-playing computer is this: Doesn't Google already answer questions? The short answer is no.

February: The Sports Month that Roared with Passion

Dave Ungrady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dave Ungrady

February as a sports month in America normally ranks in significance with Alabama as a winter sports destination and cheese puffs as a high nutrition food item.

Obama Poll Watch -- February, 2010

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The president's approval and disapproval numbers are within kissing distance. When will Obama turn this around? Will he turn this around?

Criminy! I Forgot to Celebrate Black History Month Again

Patrick Sauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Patrick Sauer

I would like to extend a sincere apology for forgetting Black History Month yet again. I don't know why this seems to happen every year, but I'm always filled with regret that I didn't do any celebrating.

Black History Month Quotes: Famous, Inspirational Sayings To Reflect On February 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Black History Month 2010 begins today, Feb. 1, 2010, and Black History Month quotes help put the month into perspective. Here is a compilation of 1...

February '09: A Month So Bad, I Joined Facebook

Dan Pashman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Dan Pashman

Facebook is cool enough, although I haven't become obsessed the way many of my friends have. I don't care what you ate for breakfast, you don't care what I ate for breakfast, let's not pretend.