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Meet Dania: One Of Syria's 'Mangled' Children

HuffPost Live | Erin McDonough | Posted 12.17.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Since the war in Syria began in 2011, more than two million refugees have fled the country, seeking refuge in Lebanon, Egypt, Jordan and Turkey. Kevin...

Wildlife Refuges Are A MAJOR Boon To The Economy

AP | By MATTHEW DALY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bird watching, hunting or just picnicking. Whatever the reason, visits to the nation's 561 wildlife refuges are big business. ...

Rohingya: The Obligation of Refuge

José Ramos-Horta | Posted 09.18.2013 | World
José Ramos-Horta

Today, I plead with President Taur Matan Ruak and Prime Minister Xanana to let these unwanted, persecuted people stay in our country. Surely, we can share our bamboo roof, a loaf of bread, a plate of rice, cassava, some coconut water with our fellow brothers and sisters from Myanmar.

How to Spend a Week in Carmel

Scott Bridges | Posted 09.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Scott Bridges

Widely regarded as one of the most romantic getaways in America, Carmel more than lives up to its reputation with its scenic white -sand beaches, world-class golf, boutique shops, fine dining and burgeoning wine region.

Watch: Airline Exec Builds Observation Tower Treehouse As Tiny Home in Redwoods

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 10.11.2012 | HuffPost Home
Kirsten Dirksen

In this video we visit Fred Reid's West Sonoma "spiritual sanctuary" where Scott Constable takes us for a tour inside the second growth redwood grove and up above in the roughly 200 square foot rustic, crafted home.

Patrick Stewart Finds Acting, Cause In Response To Childhood Domestic Abuse Trauma

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Actor Patrick Stewart wrote an illuminating column in Friday's Guardian about his childhood as a victim of domestic violence in Yorkshire, England. S...

People + Art + Wildlife

Jim McNutt | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim McNutt

You can see the elk a mile away. Headed north out of Jackson, the lead cow tripping her way down, the bull perched atop the rock, gazing across the v...

A Crossed Wire: A Call For Help

Sharon Salzberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Sharon Salzberg

We really all should be committed to taking care of one another - we're not even six degrees of separation away. We're barely one crossed wire away.