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'The Cricket in Times Square': A Manhattan Children's Book Tour

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.07.2014 | Books
Peter Mandel

Maybe it's because the authors lived here, but dozens of classic books for kids are set in the center of New York. Crickets in their pages hang out, not in cornfields, but in Midtown. Mice don't run down country lanes: They sail boats in Central Park.

New Popular Baby Names: Where The Heck Did They Come From?

Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 07.18.2012 | Parents
Linda Rosenkrantz

Unless you follow every reality series on the Oxygen and Style networks, Spanish soccer, country singers and the wives of early twentieth century auth...

Nats Phenom's First Career Stolen Base Is Of Home

AP | Posted 05.07.2012 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- Washington Nationals rookie Bryce Harper stole home in the bottom of the first inning against Philadelphia on Sunday night. The 19-year...

David Beckham Delighted With New Daughter

AP | By MARCELA ISAZA | Posted 11.29.2011 | Parents

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- David Beckham says his new baby girl is nothing like his three sons. The 36-year-old soccer star says 3-month old Harper Sev...

Revisiting 'Bus Riley's Back In Town', Producer Elliott Kastner's first film

Holly Cara Price | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

Producer Elliott Kastner died this week at the age of 80. He leaves behind a great legacy of film, including The Missouri Breaks, Harper, Equus, Where...

Obama's Human Rights Opportunity in Singapore

Robert Amsterdam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Amsterdam

Any American president should be horrified by the conditions under which opponents of the regime in Singapore have been harassed. The APEC summit presents an opportunity to set the record straight.

Growing Up in Bethlehem With the Dead Sea Scrolls Story

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Growing up in Bethlehem, I literally grew up with the details of the discovery of the Dead Sea scrolls, which Israel claims Jordan and Palestine have no connection to.

Changing Media Platforms and the Book Industry (VIDEO)

Gary Vaynerchuk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Gary Vaynerchuk

My thoughts on changes in the book industry and why I love what Huffington Post is doing in this space!

Photos from Climate Shame stunt on the last day of Copenhagen Summit

Avaaz.org | Avaaz.org | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

On what was scheduled to be the last day of the Copenhagen climate talks, a diverse crowd of global civil society locked out of the negotiations sen...

Sarah Palin's E-Book Delayed

Wall Street Journal | JEFFREY A. TRACHTENBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For the second time this month, a publisher has decided to delay the electronic-book release of a major new title in hopes of maximizing hardcover sal...

Canada Takes Over Where Obama Refused to Go

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kevin Grandia

Canada's right-wing government is relying on the heated rhetoric and divisive-style of politics that Obama refused to engage in south of the border in the recent US election.