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Alleged Kidnapper Dares Parents To 'Come Get Me' Before Being Caught

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 04.18.2014 | Crime

A kidnapped 14-year-old Texas girl with Down syndrome was found safe Wednesday after her alleged abductor taunted her parents to "come get me." Eli...

Derek Jeter, Still Baseball's Most Underrated Overrated Player

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.20.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Jeter's place in Yankee, and indeed baseball history, is significant, but still not clear. Much of that will take shape after Jeter retires.

A Step in the Right Direction for the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 03.10.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The voting for the Hall of Fame is still hamstrung by a flawed electoral system, a backlog of good candidates and myriad steroid related problems, but the election of these three candidates is possibly a step in the right direction.

Jack Morris, Mike Mussina and the Hall of Fame

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 02.02.2014 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Because of the BBWAA's failure to vote many players into the Hall of Fame in recent years, including none last year, this year's Hall of Fame Ballot has well over ten candidates who have solid to excellent Hall of Fame credentials.

A Night That Rocked My Soul

Melissa Manchester | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Melissa Manchester

Last week, I had an evening that reminded me not just of the power of music, but of that greater power only to be found in theatre, where story emboldens the songs and familiar melodies are suddenly lifted and filled with new purpose, seizing the intention of a specific moment.

First Nighter: 'A Night With Janis Joplin' Gets Only a Piece of Her Heart

David Finkle | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Whenever performers -- such as Mary Bridget Davies in A Night With Janis Joplin, at the Lyceum -- impersonate iconic figures, they're going to be compared to the original, whether they like it or not. They certainly can't be surprised when they are.

Utah Shooting Suspect Owed Child Support: Records

AP | PAUL FOY | Posted 11.03.2013 | Crime

SALT LAKE CITY — A transient accused of fatally shooting a police sergeant in a Salt Lake City suburb owes more than $42,000 in child support pa...

A Midsummer Classic Scrapbook: MLB Great All-Star Game Moments

Devra Maza | Posted 09.21.2013 | Sports
Devra Maza

Scrapbooks are made for memorable moments. Within their treasured confines, they hold the highlights of lifetimes and preserve favorite pictures of milestone achievements. Baseball's All-Star Game is the perfect stage to fill those pages.

Fired Bain Worker Blasted As $100,000 Takedown Artist

Neil Katz | Posted 09.07.2012 | Business

To hear the conservative blogosphere tell it, Randy Johnson is a $100,000 per year, heat-seeking missile that big unions and the Obama campaign have p...

Luke Johnson

Employee Laid Off By Bain: Romney Lacks A 'Moral Compass'

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 09.06.2012 | Politics

Bain Capital became front and center at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, with three speakers knocking the private equ...

Guilty Plea In Murder Cold Case From '78

AP | By DAVID PORTER | Posted 10.30.2011 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. -- A New Jersey man pleaded guilty Tuesday to murdering five teenagers in 1978 in what was one of the state's longest-running cold cases....

The Rehabilitation Of George Steinbrenner: Three Steps To Heaven

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Tony Sachs

How did George Steinbrenner manage to so thoroughly rehabilitate himself in the public eye after 1990? He did it three ways, a method which I would recommend to any former dictators, mass murderers, or George W. Bush.

Lee Evans And Philander Hampton Charged With Murder, Arson From 1978 Case

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. — One night in 1978, five teenage boys disappeared without a trace in what would become one of the longest and most baffling missin...

The NYGMen Podcast: The Jets - Unfortunately the Better 2009 New York Football Team

Dan Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Dan Weiner

In the first episode of The NYGMen Podcast post-2009 NFL regular season, we discuss the Jets, Eric Mangini, Bill Belichick and his disciples, and the death of Casey Johnson.

Randy Johnson Retiring? Retirement Announcement Expected From Big Unit

AP | JANIE McCAULEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

SAN FRANCISCO — Randy Johnson looked so awkward on the mound early in his career, that shaggy hair dangling down his neck as he fired a blazing ...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Boxing promoter Bob Arum says the big fight in March between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather is off. Then again, boxing promoters say lots of things.

Most Dominant Sports Performances Of The Decade (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

With the decade coming to a close, we've looked back at the most dominant sports performances since 2000. Check out our top contenders below, and emai...

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Dr. Ira Casson told a House committee that there still isn't enough scientific evidence to prove that repeated head injuries result in long term brain damage. Is this guy kidding?

Rotator Cuff Problems Don't Just Affect Pitchers...

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

90 to 95% of people undergoing surgery for rotator cuff tears typically have good to excellent outcomes. The results for professional baseball players, however, have been less promising.

Pitcher's and Their Rotator Cuffs

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

Randy Johnson on the San Francisco Giants can't throw for at least 3 weeks due to a tear in his rotator cuff. Putting the Big Unit on the DL drew attention to the importance of the rotator cuff.