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Mother's Day Turns 100: A Celebration Sparked by a Penny Postcard

Joel Brokaw | Posted 07.09.2014 | Good News
Joel Brokaw

The first national observance of Mother's Day in America took place exactly one hundred years ago. Contrary to what one might think, it was not the brainchild of florists or greeting card marketers.

First Nighter: In "Arguendo" Elevator Repair Service Makes a Good Argument for Unbridled Enjoyment

David Finkle | Posted 11.25.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

Although I can't say I followed everyone of the ins and outs of Elevator Repair Service's Arguendo, at the Public, I had great fun trying to. That's ...

David Lohr

Indiana Man Allegedly Broke Into Apartment, Cooked Chicken

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 02.13.2012 | Crime

An Indiana woman recently came home from a night of playing Bingo to a man police said had broken into her apartment, cooked himself some food and don...

10 Cities That Will Take A Decade To Recover From Recession

24/7 Wall Street | Charles B. Stockdale | Posted 08.27.2011 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: The Great Recession officially began in December 2007 and ended in July 2009. This doesn’t mean that the economy has returned to wh...

Midwest Thrifting: The Best Places For Antiques

Chicago Reader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Every major American city has its nearby rural antique paradise. Manhattan residents escape to the quaint boutiques of the Hamptons. Brimfield, the co...

Matt James Dead: Notre Dame Football Recruit Dies In Fall From Balcony In Panama City, Florida

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Matt James, a 17-year-old football player who had signed to play for Notre Dame, died Friday after falling from the third floor balcony of a hotel in ...

GM Must Cut Buick, GMC Now

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

General Motors must drop their Buick and GMC divisions. And do it now. The number of people already put out of work by the Amazingly-Shrinking Genera...

Obama Wins One For the Gipper

Bill Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Press

Obama changed what protesters tried to make an ugly scene about abortion into a triumphant message about faith-based politics.

How Teddy Roosevelt Ended Unfettered Football and Saved the Game

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Cenk Uygur

In order for capitalism to thrive -- like the other great American tradition, football -- it has to be regulated and sensible rules have to be put into place.

Notre Dame is Right to Welcome Obama

Tom Matzzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tom Matzzie

These Obama and Notre Dame critics are not speaking for a serious number of the tens of millions of American Catholics who voted for Obama -- nor even probably most of those who voted for John McCain.

Indiana Home to Increasing Numbers of Once-Rare Blue Hoosiers

Dan Treul | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Dan Treul

Another ominous sign for the McCain campaign is the most recent polling average by Real Clear Politics, which has Barack Obama leading -- albeit barel...