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  • Supreme Court Sides With Pregnant Workers

    Young, who was interviewed by The Huffington Post in October, was delivering packages for UPS in Maryland when she became pregnant in 2006. Her doctor recommended she not lift more than 20 pounds for the first 20 weeks of her pregnancy. Although ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 10 bold predictions for the Sweet 16: Utah upsets Duke

    Stretches of mediocrity preceded this furious finish that includes wins against Ohio State, Maryland and Virginia. The Spartans held Virginia under a 30 percent clip from the field in the round of 32. These Spartans don't have the offensive stars that ...

    ESPN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • The Real Reason Why Women Live Longer Than Men

    Let's face it -- women talk to other women all the time about everything - - including their health. They have their own sense of community - both online in health blogs and Facebook posts, but also in real life. They discuss with their sisters, their ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • No shame in her game: Hillary hands out journalism prize

    The former Maryland governor, who's said he will probably make a decision by May, huddled with more than 150 donors and other boosters at the Baltimore Hilton for what was billed as an 'issues conference.'” ... Ted Cruz, R-Texas, looked to transform ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Algorithms for Elephants and Rhinos

    Air Shepherd, a new initiative of the Lindbergh Foundation is bringing together technology partners: Peace Parks Foundation (PPF), UAV and Drone Solutions (UDS) and the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), for an ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 10 Steps to Looking 5 Years Younger This Spring

    I am always surprised by the patient that comes in on the first visit, haggard and exhausted, but as we correct poor health, within three months a younger, more vibrant shadow self emerges. Going beyond basic beauty and getting that glow requires ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 5 Years of Progress: Time for Patients Over Politics

    He had Crohn's disease that was controlled with medicine and close medical care, until he lost his health insurance. When he got sick, he was scared, but he was barely making ends meet and couldn't afford to see a doctor. No health insurance company ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Why Martin O'Malley and Elizabeth Warren Can Beat Any Republican, Including ...

    He packs the executive leadership often craved by presidential voters: eight years at the helm of Maryland government and before that as mayor of Baltimore, where, supporters say, he reversed the Eastern industrial city's decline. O'Malley has the ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Confederate flag at center of Supreme Court free speech case

    The group sued over the state's decision not to authorize its proposed license plate with its logo bearing the battle flag, similar to plates issued by eight other states that were members of the Confederacy and Maryland. The First Amendment ... "In a ...

    ABC 7 News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Bloodline Actor Jamie McShane Tells Us the Honest Truth

    What's it like doing one episode of a series like House, M.D. vs. more than three episodes like Sons of Anarchy? It's fantastic to get to do multiple episodes on a show!! Although I'm very grateful for any work, and some of my "one and done" Guest Star ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Clinton trumpets income inequality message in wake of Warren push

    Liberals have been captivated by Warren since she burst onto the political scene in 2010 primarily because of her fairness and income inequality message. On Sunday, The Boston Globe ... Jim Webb nor former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley "represent ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Indiana Republican Sen. Coats to retire, won't seek third term in 2016

    ... the third senator this election cycle to announce plans to retire rather than seek re-election. The others are Democrats Barbara Boxer of California and Barbara Mikulski of Maryland. The nonpartisan Cook Political Report had forecast that ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Threat Against Obama's Hoops-Playing Niece Found Unsubstantiated

    A phoned-in threat against President Barack Obama's niece that led authorities to boost security at Monday night's between the University of Maryland and Princeton University turned out to be unsubstantiated, police said. Leslie Robinson, the daughter ...

    NBC News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • A Pediatrician's Thank-You Note to 'Synthetic' Children and Their ...

    In my experience, for the most part, those who adopt, are same-sex or historically challenged with fertility are present at every office visit, fully informed about the health and well-being of their offspring and are relieved and grateful each and ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Falls End Lives; Good Balance Saves Them

    According to the World Health Organization, falls account for 40 percent of all injury deaths in people aged 65 and over. One quarter of the elderly who experience a hip fracture die within one year. Falling is the fifth leading cause of death in older ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • The Best Way to Get Rid of Evil

    The best way to get rid of evil is to change our ideas about it. The two concepts about evil that do nothing to end it are, first, the concept of cosmic evil embodied by Satan, and second, the concept of human evil as a permanent human inheritance ... 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Budding 2016 presidential field set to be among most diverse in US history

    Today, political talk about the potential candidacies of New Jersey GOP Gov. Chris Christie, former Florida GOP Gov. Jeb Bush or former Maryland Democratic Gov. Martin O'Malley focuses less on their Catholic faith than on their economic and foreign policy.

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • House panel shows video of allegedly 'botched response' to White House bomb ...

    Chaffetz was joined in his criticism by the committee's top Democrat, Maryland Rep. Elijah Cummings, who said he has "great concerns" about the incident. Both committee leaders continue to press for answers about the two agents who drove through the ...

    Fox News 3 years, 7 months ago
  • Lawmakers dismiss Israeli spying report

    And Maryland Rep. Steny Hoyer, the number two House Democrat and someone who has worked across the aisle on Iran, acknowledged that spying is not an unusual practice for most nations. "All nations try to get as much information as they can about ...

    CNN 3 years, 7 months ago
  • 5 Behind-The-Scenes Stories About 'The Wire,' As Told By Sen. Clay Davis

    As part of getting the word out about his potentially limited edition talking bobbleheads (recently endorsed by Questlove), The Huffington Post spoke with Whitlock about his time playing a crooked politician on the Baltimore-based cult classic, "The ... 3 years, 7 months ago