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The Tides of March

Tracy Christoph | Posted 03.18.2014 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

I'd like to share some of my favorite East Coast beach towns with you, with some warm thoughts for the season ahead. These award-winning destinations are sure to warm not only your body but also your spirit!

The Right Way to Winter in Newport, RI

John Mariani | Posted 04.05.2014 | Travel
John Mariani

It is no wonder that New England's rippling shoreline, gouged out with inlets and bays, was a sensible stop and haven for mariners and colonists from Europe to stop and settle, offering safe harbors and a seemingly bottomless supply of seafood.

5 Free Things To Do In Rhode Island

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 08.01.2013 | Travel

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- It only takes about an hour to drive across Rhode Island, which is wedged between Massachusetts and Connecticut and straddles pict...

Newport Jazz Festival Is On Its Way

AP | DAVID KLEPPER | Posted 09.28.2013 | Arts

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Roger Lewis has hauled his baritone saxophone to gigs in far-flung places, from England to Japan to New Guinea. He's played s...

On the Trail of the Whales: Navigating a Storm

Doreen Walton | Posted 09.11.2013 | Green
Doreen Walton

I wonder if the whales find comfortable places to wait out storms. Are they helped and cheered by creatures on the way, as we have been, at every step, by the kindest people?

Getting Outdoors In The East

Oyster | Posted 06.11.2013 | Travel
Oyster

From the tip of Maine to the Florida Keys, America's Eastern region is a diverse area filled with just about every type of terrain an active traveler could want: mountains, marshes, lakes, cliffs, forests and so much more.

David Lohr

Body Of Missing North Carolina Woman Found

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.03.2013 | Crime

Authorities have recovered the body of Holly Fischer, a missing North Carolina woman whose car was found at the bottom on an 800-foot embankment Sunda...

David Lohr

Missing Woman's Friends Plead For Safe Return

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.03.2013 | Crime

Friends of a 39-year-old woman who has been missing since earlier this week are appealing for help locating her. Family members last saw Holly Fisc...

PHOTOS: 8 Unexpected Island Getaways On The Cheap

Oyster | Posted 05.30.2013 | Travel
Oyster

An "island getaway" doesn't necessarily translate into washing up on the shores of the Caribbean. Plenty of other islands in the U.S. boast the same laid-back, secluded feel that you can find in Barbados or Jamaica, but often come at a fraction of those sky-high all-inclusive rates.

PHOTOS: Where The Old Money Is

Oyster | Posted 04.22.2013 | Travel
Oyster

Want to live like a Rockefeller on your next vacation? Want a voyeuristic peek into the world of the rich and powerful? These iconic resorts across ...

Americans Have Easier Access to Semi-automatic Weapons Than to French Cheese

Layla Demay | Posted 02.17.2013 | Politics
Layla Demay

Securing schools is a minuscule part of the solution. Ultimately, it will only serve the security gates makers.

Newport's Cliff Walk Closed By Sandy Damage

AP | Posted 11.01.2012 | Travel

NEWPORT, R.I. -- A large portion of Newport's famed Cliff Walk has been closed because of extensive damage from Sandy. City Manager Jane Howington te...

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...

PHOTOS: 9 Hotels Where You Can Park Your Boat

Oyster | Posted 08.13.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Some resorts, such as Hawks Cay Resort in the Florida Keys, let boaters sleep on board and still access all of the pools, restaurants, and activities on-site.

SHOCK: The Cigarette Brand That Teenagers Love

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 05.18.2012 | Business

Which tobacco brand is increasing its cigarette sales among youngsters? Camel gained over 20 percent more market share among 12-17 year olds and o...

Secret Gardens: 10 Ways to Transform Your Sanctuary for Summer

Oyster | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Oyster

These fantasies can very easily become a reality, with an outdoor space and a little elbow grease. We've seen a lot of beautiful gardens on our travels, and so we took what we learned to come up these 10 helpful gardening tips.

PHOTOS: Springtime In Northeast Resort Towns

JustLuxe | Posted 06.17.2012 | Travel
JustLuxe

With an early spring bringing unusually warm weather, East Coast resort towns are starting to anticipate their busy season coming right around the corner.

A Dog Dominated Weekend In Newport, RI

Joseph Satto | Posted 02.04.2012 | Travel
Joseph Satto

It was just us and our mildly injured canine companion.

This Is NOT Photoshopped

Posted 12.28.2011 | Impact

The night before Justin Rollins was killed by a roadside bomb, he completed one final heroic act while serving in Iraq. He saved an abandoned puppy, A...

Elise Foley

America's Cup Act: No Smooth Sail For Congress

HuffingtonPost.com | Elise Foley | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Congress has already lost support from the 99 percent -- now they're inconveniencing the remaining one. In a strange confluence of Congressional ev...

On the Culture Front: Koi and Perro Salado

Chris Kompanek | Posted 10.11.2011 | New York
Chris Kompanek

Hidden away in the Bryant Park Hotel, the swanky sushi resto Koi provides a tranquil counterpart to the bustle of midtown traffic outside its door.

Helping Women, One Closet at a Time

Julie Spira | Posted 09.19.2011 | Style
Julie Spira

Jill Alexander isn't your ordinary fashion reseller. She's the founder of The Divorcée Sale, where their tagline is "Her Past. Your Future."

PIMCO Bets Against The Future Value Of U.S. Government Debt

Posted 06.11.2011 | Business

PIMCO has shifted to a short position in U.S. government-related debt in the world's largest bond fund, while also raising cash holdings in a sign...

Room Temperature Beer

Ethan Kahn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Ethan Kahn

The drink arrived, and I raised it to my lips, but I instantly knew that there was a problem, and that my enjoyment of the beverage would be somewhat tempered. The beer was cold.

Jersey City firefighters put out two-alarm blaze at Newport

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Google MapsJersey City firefighters are dealing with a two-alarm fire at 55 Drive South in Newport. Jersey City firefighters are putting out a two...