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What Those Racy Photos of Cowboys' Jerry Jones Represent

Kipp Friedman | Posted 10.13.2014 | Comedy
Kipp Friedman

After repeated attempts for further explanation, Jones finally fessed up to what the grainy photos really represent.

94-Year-Old Heimlich Maneuver Namesake Pens Memoir

AP | LISA CORNWELL | Posted 02.18.2014 | Fifty

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati surgeon who wrote the book on saving choking victims through his namesake Heimlich maneuver has now penned a new bo...

My Husband Saved His Life

Brittany Gibbons | Posted 09.14.2013 | Parents
Brittany Gibbons

Aside from my tear-filled "thank you," in the center of the restaurant, we haven't spoken since 12:05 p.m. Eastern Time. And I only know that because in my clenched hand is my iPhone, still showing the recent call history of 911.

Make Your Own Restaurant Quality Choking Poster!

Lester & Charlie | Posted 06.23.2013 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Whether you're choking on your Dollar-Menu McNuggets -- or your neighbor is gagging on what Michele Bachmann said on FOX News today -- a restaurant-quality choking poster can come in super-handy!

School Bus Driver Saves Choking Student

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.25.2012 | Impact

When Jim McIntyre took a lifesaving course as part of his training to be a school bus driver in Newport, Ore., he figured he'd never have to use the i...

11-Year-Old 'Heimlich Hero' Saves Choking Friend's Life

Posted 10.23.2012 | Education

Daniel Cunningham is being hailed as the "Heimlich Hero" for a quick-thinking act that saved his friend's life. After lunch at Blue Mountain Middle...

A Preventable Tragedy: Choking to Death in the School Cafeteria

Bettina Elias Siegel | Posted 03.21.2012 | Parents
Bettina Elias Siegel

We can't prevent every conceivable tragedy that might strike our kids at school. But in the case of a choking, physically demonstrating the Heimlich maneuver to school food service workers as part of their regular training hardly seems burdensome.

Rubber Ball Nearly Ends A Denver 3-Year-Old's Life

Posted 01.23.2014 | Denver

It's a moment that all parents fear and hope they never have to face: their child choking. For Denver mother Monte Armstrong, this nightmare came to l...

Will Guzzardi

How Deep Was Gery Chico's Connection To A Tainted Charity? | Will Guzzardi | Posted 06.23.2011 | Chicago

According to documents obtained by Huffington Post Chicago, mayoral candidate Gery Chico appears to have been closely involved with a scandal-plagued ...

First Nighter: Tim Miller's Fiery Anti-Prop 8 "Lay of the Land"

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David Finkle

It looks as if Tim Miller has chosen -- for better or worse (not worse, you hope) -- a long career for himself. Miller is one of the quartet of pe...