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Nike Making Clothes Out Of What?

Posted 02.24.2012 | Sports

Gearing up for this summers Olympic Games, Nike rolled out its newest inventions this week, including the lightest basketball jersey ever, made partly...

80 Sneakerheads Sleeping On Sidewalk For $220 Nikes

Posted 02.21.2012 | New York

About 80 sneakerheads have been sleeping on the sidewalk outside the West 33rd Street Foot Locker since Saturday, The New York Daily News reports, wai...

Hour of Power

Mindy S. Lubber | Posted 04.16.2012 | Green
Mindy S. Lubber

By making domestic renewables part of their energy portfolio, American companies help stabilize their marginal costs of energy which is good for their bottom line, for the economy, and for American jobs.

Mall Closed After Shoe Shoppers Become Unruly

AP | Posted 04.06.2012 | Business

HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Authorities say a Hagerstown, Md., mall was closed temporarily after a crowd became unruly while waiting for a shoe store to o...

Nike Founder Earns Applause By Defending Joe Paterno At Memorial

AP | By GENARO C. ARMAS and MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 03.27.2012 | Sports

BY By GENARO C. ARMAS and MICHAEL RUBINKAM, ASSOCIATED PRESS STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Nike founder and chairman Phil Knight got a standing ovation at ...

Don't 'Just Do it', Think for Yourself

LaVar Young | Posted 03.26.2012 | Black Voices
LaVar Young

The release of Nike and Michael Jordan's limited edition Air Jordan Concord XI a few weeks ago resulted in a string of violence at malls and shopping centers nationwide.

Tim Tebow Kicking Back... In Sin City?

Posted 01.20.2012 | Denver

Where would be the last place you'd expect to bump into Tim Tebow? 'Cause celebrity website TMZ found him there, if you picked Sin City. See TM...

An Evolved Take on Psychology, Brands and Poverty

Auren Kaplan | Posted 03.17.2012 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

I want people to understand how they are exactly the same as the person in the slum. In that uniquely human way, they are no better and no worse than them -- they are the same.

Team Zoe's Picks For A Stylish Workout

The Huffington Post | Team Zoe | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

If you've been working hard on your fitness as part of a New Year's commitment, now is about the time when the motivation starts to fade. Not to worry...

PHOTOS: Would Kreayshawn Approve Of This Art?

Posted 01.06.2012 | Arts

Logos are designed to be recognized immediately. Somewhere in the soft curve of the Nike swoosh, the comfort of the McDonald's golden arches, the tang...

Police: Man Robbed Of New Air Jordans At Gunpoint

Posted 12.28.2011 | Chicago

The release of Nike's new Air Jordan basketball shoes caused a nationwide shopping frenzy Friday, leading to fights and at least one stabbing. Unfortu...

Freegums Decks Out Lebron Kicks With Miami Style

Posted 12.20.2011 | Miami

For the ninth model of Nike's LeBron signature shoe, Miami artist Alvaro Ilizarbe, also known as Freegums, was asked to deck out the kicks with Miami ...

SLIDESHOW: 7 Products That Give 100 Percent Of Purchase To HIV/AIDS Research

Posted 12.01.2011 | Impact

Want to show your support of World AIDS Day, but left your little red ribbon at home? These products give 100 percent of your purchase to HIV/AIDS res...

A Chinese Century? Not Quite

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 01.28.2012 | World
Tom Doctoroff

China will not easily capture hearts and minds. They will be an economic superpower only. The Chinese are ethnocentric and in large ways and small, an instinct to narrowly defend interests can be off putting.

Cash-Strapped Americans Largely Swallow Price Hikes During Holidays

AP | By CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 11.27.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- The way Americans are chomping Big Macs, lacing up pricey sneakers and gulping peppermint mochas in this economy, you'd think they're taki...

Americans Tolerate Price Hikes On Everyday Products

AP | CHRISTINA REXRODE | Posted 01.26.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — The way Americans are chomping Big Macs, lacing up pricey sneakers and gulping peppermint mochas in this economy, you'd think they're...

Give It Away Now

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 01.22.2012 | Los Angeles
Jennifer Schwab

While co-hosting the Opportunity Green conference held at Los Angeles Center Studios downtown, I couldn't help but think of the Red Hot Chili Peppers I listened to the closing keynote by NIKE VP of Sustainable Business and Innovation, Hannah Jones.

WATCH: Genius Or Sellout?

Posted 12.07.2011 | Arts

There are the starving artists, burning unacknowledged works to keep warm in the wintertime, and then there are these artists. In the slideshow below,...

The Faithful Shopper: Fall into Fitness

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 12.17.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

For fashionistas, October means that we only have a few more weeks to get into shape for those holiday parties! New York has any number of shops to equip you properly for your sport of choice.

What Cancer Advocates Can Teach Us

Tom Murphy | Posted 12.06.2011 | Impact
Tom Murphy

Research on charitable giving has shown that allowing for a personal connection creates a stronger pull to act.

UFC's Dana White on Alcoholic Dad, Donald Trump, the Mob, John McCain & New York

Graham Bensinger | Posted 12.03.2011 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

White discusses why the new deal with Fox Sports means so much to him, his worldwide expansion plans for The Ultimate Fighting Championship and how his aggressive personality has helped the company grow to what it is today.

Kick Your A!: A Primer

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 11.29.2011 | Comedy
Sarah O'Leary

The following is an excerpt from Sarah O'Leary's book, "Kick A! How to Ditch Your Type A Personality and live a life you might actually ENJOY!" Stu...

Five Mega Companies That Started in Garages (and Other Interesting Places)

InvestingAnswers | Posted 11.27.2011 | Business
InvestingAnswers

Some of the world's biggest companies came from the most humble of beginnings. Here are five major corporations who've each starred in their own rags-to-riches story.

Paul Needham

On the Road: In Oregon, A City Where Everyone Runs

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Needham | Posted 11.27.2011 | Sports

EUGENE, Ore. -- The views in this small city are breathtaking, from the Willamette and McKenzie Rivers to the nearly 400-acre Alton Baker Park with it...

BP Extends U.S. Olympic Committee Sponsorship

AP | By EDDIE PELLS | Posted 11.22.2011 | Green

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- BP extended its sponsorship of the U.S. Olympic Committee through the 2016 Games on Thursday, giving the USOC a boost as it...