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15 Great Feminist Shows To Watch Now

Em & Lo | Posted 09.25.2014 | Women
Em & Lo

Has there ever been a show with this many women in it? A show that has a ratio of female-to-male characters at about 10 to 1? That's so comfortable showing female diversity, in looks, body size, race, age and sexual orientation?

An Unhappy Happening in Happy Valley: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 15

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.22.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

There they are on my netbook, e-mails from the kids: Mum missed the flight; please phone. OK, first a little background. Rivka does have this little...

To Labrador We'll Go, Air Canada Permitting: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 14

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.18.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

I'm not going to try to get to Labrador on mainland Canada's far North Atlantic coast by land and sea. That would involve getting a 13-hour bus journe...

Why Happy Valley Is Actually Happy

Julianne Tarullo | Posted 09.16.2014 | College
Julianne Tarullo

It's true. State College, Pa., known as "Happy Valley" and home to more than 45,000 students of the Pennsylvania State University and additional surrounding Centre County residents, is actually a very happy place.

Maureen Ryan

The New Netflix Show You Cannot Miss

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 09.12.2014 | Entertainment

The first excellent thing about "Happy Valley" is how efficient it is. Within a few minutes of meeting police officer Catherine Cawood (Sarah Lanc...

Why 'Badass British Lady Detectives' Should Be Your Favorite Netflix Category

Erin Ruberry | Posted 09.02.2014 | TV
Erin Ruberry

There's an entire genre -- Vulture calls it British Women Getting It Done -- where women take matters into their own hands to solve crimes, save lives and sometimes, God forbid, knock a few strands of hair out of place. These ladies aren't your mother's Miss Marple.

Unplug to Recharge the Innovator in You: The Story of Pickathon

Ondi Timoner | Posted 09.29.2014 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

Twenty minutes outside of Portland, Oregon, lies Pendarvis Farm -- a pristine mix of meadows and Douglas Fir with miles of hiking trails and views of Mt. Hood.

Former Firefighter Charged With Murder For Arson

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

Former firefighter Zane Wallace Peterson, 29, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with arson and murder linked to the Clover Fire that burned through ...

Far Northern California Fire Threatens Hundreds Of Structures

AP | Posted 11.10.2013 | Green

REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters gained the upper hand Tuesday on a wildfire in Northern California that destroyed 30 homes and forced about 600 ...

When A Good Actor Goes Bad, Forever

Posted 01.24.2013 | Arts

It's official: Al Pacino will star in Brian De Palma's "Happy Valley" as the late Joe Paterno, one of the most divisive figures in recent American his...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 03.20.2013 | New York
Len Berman

Al Pacino will play Joe Paterno in an upcoming movie that will be titled Happy Valley.

Al Pacino Tackles Controversial Football Coach Joe Paterno

Posted 01.17.2013 | Entertainment

Al Pacino may play Joe Paterno in a new movie about the late Penn State football coach, reports Deadline.com's Mike Fleming. The film would be bas...

What Could Be Coming To NBC This Fall

Garrett Greer | Posted 04.03.2012 | TV
Garrett Greer

NBC has some pretty strong pilots. Whichever shows wind up getting the series pickup, there is solace in knowing that their slate this year is significantly stronger than last year's candidates were.