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National Heatstroke Prevention Day: Safety and Prevention Tips for Parents and Caregivers

Dorit Sasson | Posted 07.29.2014 | Parents
Dorit Sasson

One can only hope that by creating National Heatstroke Prevention Day, there'll be more public awareness to the growing danger of leaving a child unattended in a heated vehicle.

Perils of Fire Fighting: Too Much Heat and Too Little Light

David Katz, M.D. | Posted 07.14.2014 | Healthy Living
David Katz, M.D.

We just got a bracing dose of this reality in a report issued by the CDC. The rate of overweight and obesity is higher among fire fighters -- at 70 percent -- than the general population.

How Climate Change Is Destroying Our National Parks

The Active Times | Posted 07.14.2014 | Travel
The Active Times

America's national parks are being adversely affected by climate change, with temperatures becoming more extreme in recent years compared to the historical norms of the last century, a new study finds.

INTERACTIVE: How Hot Will Summer Be In Your City In 2100?

Climate Central | Posted 07.09.2014 | Green

To embed this interactive, click the preferred size for the code: 720 x 700 | 600 x 583 | 550 x 535 Research Report by Climate Central I...

Brown Is the New Green in California's Drought

Lisa Bennett | Posted 07.01.2014 | Green
Lisa Bennett

In the Bay Area where I live, there are signs in parks that say, "Brown is the New Green" -- explaining why bushes have not been watered.

8 Tips to Handle the Dog Days of Summer in a Warming Climate

Peter Lehner | Posted 07.01.2014 | Green
Peter Lehner

As our climate continues to warm, we can expect to see more of the season's less pleasant side. Heat-trapping carbon pollution is blanketing the planet, supercharging summer hazards, making them more frequent and intense.

NBA Finals Game 5: Team Win

Zach Wasser | Posted 06.17.2014 | Sports
Zach Wasser

If Kawhi, Ginobili, Duncan and Parker are all part of the engine that make the Spurs go, as Pop said in his post-game interview, then James is the Heat's entire car (and he's dragging a giant camper full of all his teammates).

Kawhi Leonard Takes Over Game 3 And Changes The Course Of The NBA Finals

Jordan Schultz | Posted 06.16.2014 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

The one guy for the Spurs who can change this series is Kawhi Leonard -- nobody else on the roster can defend LeBron James that well. But what Leonard did in Game 3 was not only bother James (22 points and seven turnovers) as well as force him to use screens for offense, but also completely take over the game offensively. Leonard -- who, ironically, hails from Los Angeles and went unrecruited by the LA schools before going to San Diego State -- scored a career-high 29 points on 10-13 shooting.

The Language of Love

Amy Mullis | Posted 07.14.2014 | Fifty
Amy Mullis

I realized that there comes a time in every woman's life when she needs to be sung to by a man with a heartbreakingly handsome voice in a language she doesn't understand. The sound of the words should drip with the dreams of her youth and the melody should hint of the promise that comes with time.

Health Experts Issue New Prescription: To Stay Healthy Fight Climate Change

Frances Beinecke | Posted 07.06.2014 | Green
Frances Beinecke

By taking action to limit carbon pollution, we can reduce threats to our health and provide future generations with safer air, cleaner energy, and a more stable climate.

D. Wade Responds To Kobe's Trayvon Martin Comments

Posted 04.02.2014 | Black Voices

Last week, Lakers star Kobe Bryant found himself at the center of a social media firestorm when critics slammed him for his comments on the Trayvon Ma...

Winter Storm Warning Watch DC!

Meghan Keener | Posted 05.18.2014 | DC
Meghan Keener

Here it comes again, D.C. - snow! Then... a heat storm? Then a massive snowstorm! Then... a fiery heat wave? Our weatherman explains.

No Hiatus in High Extremes in Temperature

Bill Chameides | Posted 05.07.2014 | Green
Bill Chameides

First of all the hiatus we are currently experiencing has happened previously. Each time, the upward climb in global temperatures has paused for a period of years and then resumed its ascent.

WATCH: LeBron ERUPTS For Career-High In Blowout Win

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 03.03.2014 | Sports

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James scored a career-high 61 points, breaking Glen Rice's franchise record, and the Miami Heat defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 1...

LeBron's Black Mask Makes Him Look Like _________

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 02.28.2014 | Sports

It may not have been the Bane masked he wanted, but the black mask LeBron James wore on Thursday night still looked like it belonged in a comic book. ...

And Now, My #1 Trick to Staying Warm This Winter

Susan McCorkindale | Posted 03.31.2014 | Women
Susan McCorkindale

The kid in The Sixth Sense saw dead people. I see bursting cupboards and closets and file cabinets. With my eyes closed. Oh yeah. It makes me hot. Take that, oil company!

WATCH: Michelle Obama Throws It Down With Heat

Posted 01.25.2014 | Sports

Michelle Obama can throw it down. The first lady teamed up with the Miami Heat's LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Ray Allen and head coach E...

WATCH: LeBron Gives Fan Some Love During Game

Posted 01.23.2014 | Sports

LeBron James posed for a photo and then gave a fan sitting court side a kiss on the cheek after he made his last field goal of the game on Tuesday nig...

Mad Dogs and Englishmen Go Out in the Midday Sun: Updating Noel Coward on the Looney Front

Mike Arkus | Posted 03.01.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Some may like it hot, but on a recent visit to Djibouti, one of the hottest places on earth, it was sheer boredom that drove me out into the searing noonday heat. I just got fed up with sticking in the delightfully air-conditioned micro-climate of my hotel.

LeBron Helped Johnny Football Get Through Investigation

Posted 12.13.2013 | Sports

By Chris Yuscavage, Complex Sports Johnny Manziel has been through a lot over the course of the last 365 days. Since winning the Heisman Trophy las...

Top Tips for a Warmer Home During the Holidays

Holly Hammond | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home
Holly Hammond

Will you be accommodating overnight guests during the holiday season? If so, furnish their rooms with lots of extra blankets, and perhaps a space heater for especially cold rooms.

LeBron Still Striving To Get Better

AP | TIM REYNOLDS | Posted 10.25.2013 | Sports

MIAMI -- MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James was desperate for some time away from basketball, so he packed up his family for a vacation this summer. Sun and ...

WATCH: LeBron, Wade Show Off

Posted 10.24.2013 | Sports

The LeBron James-Dwyane Wade combination was in full force on Wednesday night early in a preseason game against New Orleans. On a fast break, Wade got...

Southern Heat Will Not Keep Me From Fall Fashion

Arlene Goldstein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style
Arlene Goldstein

I pull out an eclectic array of faux fur vests, and then comes the obligatory medley of opaque tights. Needless to say, jackets with a fall-feel are a must in this pivotal point in my seasonal redux. My classic leather moto jacket is definitely a survivor.

World Bank's Climate Report Sees Dark Clouds Over Cambodia

Marcus Mau | Posted 01.23.2014 | World
Marcus Mau

Heat, constant flooding and the spread of diseases such as malaria could slow down the local development, making Cambodia one of the world's most vulnerable tourist destinations in the future.