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Mets Beat Phillies 2-1 In 14 Innings

Mets Beat Phillies 2-1 In 14 Innings

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Phillies couldn’t get a win on a night their fans were cheering some historic news.Ronny Paulino had a career-high five hits in his first start for the Mets, including a go-ahead double in the 14th innin…

TV SoundOff: Sunday Talking Heads

TV SoundOff: Sunday Talking Heads

Good morning, people! And welcome to another version of your quickly-typed semi-liveblog of your various, Sunday morning political chat roulettes. My name is Jason. We’ve has quite a week of pseudo-events, haven’t we? Royal weddings, and…

Americans Confused By Red Wine, Sea Salt

Americans Confused By Red Wine, Sea Salt

Ignorance is bliss, but it’s not very good for your health. U.S. News Health reports that 76% of 1,000 American polled agreed with the statement “wine can be good for your heart.” Hey, the good news is: That’s true, but only if you consume t…

Venice Drum Circle Stabbing

Venice Drum Circle Stabbing

A man is in the hospital after being stabbed with an unknown object during Sunday night’s drum circle, according to City News Service. The victim, reportedly in his early 20s, is in stable condition. There are no suspects, and it is not know…

Life-Size Barbie Visits The Today Show (VIDEO)

Life-Size Barbie Visits The Today Show (VIDEO)

Earlier this month, Hamilton College student Galia Slayen’s blog post on her life-size Barbie doll became one of the most-read posts in HuffPost College’s history. Watch below as Slayen and her unbelievable-looking creation — which she uses…

Short And Tweet: The Top 6 Tweets Of The Week

Short And Tweet: The Top 6 Tweets Of The Week

Short and Tweet, our weekly series, brings you the newsiest, most buzzworthy tweets of the past seven days. What’s in store this week? Biz Stone and Evan Williams respond to Twitter’s rough week in the press, Mitt Romney announces his plans …

Short And Tweet: The Top 9 Tweets Of The Week

Short And Tweet: The Top 9 Tweets Of The Week

Short and Tweet, our weekly series, brings you the newsiest, most buzzworthy tweets of the past seven days. What’s in store this week? Obama kicks off his 2012 campaign, Sarah Palin weighs in on Congress’s budget fight, Charlie Sheen rolls w…

Facebook Looks To Strengthen Media Partnership

Facebook Looks To Strengthen Media Partnership

SAN DIEGO — Facebook is looking to strengthen its relationship with the news media and has already helped boost traffic to news websites, a top executive told journalists Thursday.Facebook’s “like” buttons have become ubiquitous since …

‘Fresh Perspective’ On Libya Offered By Adorable Kids (VIDEO)

‘Fresh Perspective’ On Libya Offered By Adorable Kids (VIDEO)

The situation in Libya may not be the biggest news story of the week, but it’s still a developing issue that requires constant analysis. And who better to offer that analysis than four adorable children on the Internet? Beck Bennett brings u…

Michele Bachmann, Savannah Guthrie Spar Over ‘Credibility’

Michele Bachmann, Savannah Guthrie Spar Over ‘Credibility’

WASHINGTON — Earlier this morning, Minnesota Congresswoman and potential GOP presidential aspirant Michele Bachmann appeared on “The Daily Rundown” to chat with hosts Chuck Todd and Savannah Guthrie. Among other typical talking points, Bac…

Soyuz Gagarin Liftoff From Kazakhstan (VIDEO)

Soyuz Gagarin Liftoff From Kazakhstan (VIDEO)

Three astronauts prepare to liftoff from Kazakhstan’s Baikonur Cosmodrome at 6:18 p.m. EDT aboard the Soyuz TMA-21 spacecraft, reports MSNBC. NASA astronaut Ron Garan and cosmonauts Andrey Borisenko and Alexander Samokutyaev will be aboard t…

Katie Couric Replacements For ‘CBS Evening News’ (PHOTOS, POLL)

Katie Couric Replacements For ‘CBS Evening News’ (PHOTOS, POLL)

With news of Katie Couric’s departure from the “CBS Evening News” all but official, talk is quickly turning to who will replace her at the anchor desk. The network newscasts may not be the titans they once were, but they’re still the most-wa…