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Hemingway, Gellhorn and Capa at the Hotel Florida in 1930s Madrid

J. Michael Welton | Posted 12.09.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

Author Amanda Vaill, whose Everybody Was So Young described how the lives of Gerald and Sara Murphy intertwined with the likes of Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway and Archibald MacLeish in 1920s Paris and the French Riviera, has discovered a new nexus.

Cinematic Ukraine: Getting Ready for the 5th Odessa International Film Festival

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 09.06.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

There is no better time for a film festival in Ukraine, even if it would appear to be during such a volatile moment in the country's history.

Marching on Moscow

Conn Hallinan | Posted 08.05.2014 | Politics
Conn Hallinan

So why are the United States, the European Union (EU), and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) all on the road to the Russian capital? And exactly what are they hoping to achieve?

Jessica Goodman

Screw Bass Drops. This Is Actually Why People Like EDM

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Goodman | Posted 05.22.2014 | Entertainment

The boys of Odesza have to do laundry. Like an entire tour's worth of laundry. "Does anyone in New York actually sit at a laundromat and wash their cl...

Dawn Voting, Landslide Survivors And A Feast In Kosovo: Week In Photos

Posted 05.10.2014 | World

Nothing quite compares to the power of a photograph to communicate the goings on in the world. Ranging from the serious to the silly, these photos off...

The War To End All Wars

Robert Koehler | Posted 07.08.2014 | Politics
Robert Koehler

And the Cold War itself -- this deep, unspoken commitment to mass suicide -- merely went on hold. And now it's back, with the two sides still in command of thousands and thousands of nuclear weapons.

'Friday Night Lights' School Embroiled In Sex Scandals

Reuters | Posted 05.08.2014 | Crime

By Lisa Maria Garza DALLAS, May 8 (Reuters) - The school behind the book, movie and TV series "Friday Night Lights" has become mired in scandal wit...

Pro-Russian Militants Storm Odessa Police Station

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2014 | World

ODESSA, Ukraine, May 4 (Reuters) - Pro-Russian militants stormed a Ukrainian police station in Odessa on Sunday and freed 30 fellow activists as the...

Fire Connected To Ukraine Unrest Kills 31

AP | JIM HEINTZ and PETER LEONARD | Posted 07.02.2014 | World

SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine launched an offensive against separatist forces for control of a besieged eastern city Friday, while clashes betwe...

A Black Sea Cruise Picks Up Where the Olympics Leave Off

Peter Mandel | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

You can keep your inland towns that rise up over farms or crouch beside a busy river. Give me a city that turns its face to the sea. I like looking o...

Good News For Your Paycheck

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2013 | Money

WASHINGTON, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Personal income grew in all major U.S. metropolitan areas in 2011, the first time in four years that all of the count...

This Is A Human Heart, And You Won't Believe What Happens

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.21.2012 | Good News

WARNING: Graphic Video Above Reaffirming her mother's faith that "there is a reason she is here," an Odessa, Texas, baby is doing well five weeks a...

Woman Tries To Run Over Husband, Hits Little Girl Instead

Huffington Post | Rebecca Ballhaus | Posted 08.09.2012 | Crime

A Texas woman tried to run over her husband after an argument -- and ended up pinning a seven-year-old girl against a wall with her car instead. Ma...

PHOTOS: World Tourism Day: 12 Great Cultural Destinations

The Huffington Post | Andrew Burmon | Posted 11.27.2011 | Travel

World Tourism Day, like a lot of the "holidays" declared by the United Nations sounds like a bureaucratic invention, but by putting aside a day to cel...

Making Siberian Pelmeni At Cafe Glechik

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.30.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

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How To Eat Pelmenis At Cafe Glechik

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.29.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

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Immigration And The U.S.: Dasha's Story

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 06.26.2011 | Impact
Jack Schimmelman

When you hear someone talk about how we can't afford to have any more immigration to this country, why not remind that person of the talents, love and commitment that new immigrants bring to our culture?

Sex Slave Industry Thrives In Ukraine's Odessa (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Ukrainian city of Odessa is best known throughout Europe for its sun-drenched beaches and high-end spas. Yet according to a new report, the city's...