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How To Shop Michelle Obama's Closet In 2014

<i>Fashion Whip is a political style column in The Huffington Post by Lauren A. Rothman, inspired by Lauren's experience as the founder of Styleauteur, a style and fashion consulting firm.</i><p>I just wrapped up my book tour for "Style Bible: What to Wear to Work", and as I ponder the most popular topics I …

More than 2 million people signed up for Obamacare, says White House

More than 2 million people have enrolled for health insurance through the federal and state health exchanges, Obama administration officials said Tuesday.<p>While considerably short of the 3.3 million enrollees the Obama administration was hoping for by now, the number is a dramatic improvement from …

Despite Health Law, Many People May Be Left Underinsured

People with chronic conditions will be better protected from crippling medical bills starting in January, as the health law's coverage requirements and spending limits take effect.<p>But a recent analysis by Avalere Health found that many people may still find themselves underinsured, spending more …

Mars One Picks 1,058 Potential Astronauts for One-Way Mission

Getting into Harvard might be a cakewalk compared to getting a spot on Mars One's 2024 manned mission to the red planet. The nonprofit organization …

Utah asks Supreme Court to restore gay marriage ban

WASHINGTON - Utah’s attorney general asked the<p>U.S. Supreme Courton Tuesday to restore a state law banning same-sex marriages by issuing an emergency stay of a lower court’s ruling that held gays and lesbians have a constitutional right to marry.<p>For the high court, which has not been asked to rule …

LGBTQI

More Than 2 Million Signed Up For Jan. 1 Obamacare

As many as 2.1 mil­lion people will start their ex­per­i­ence with Obama­care to­mor­row.<p>Health and Hu­man Ser­vices Sec­ret­ary Kath­leen Se­beli­us …

Health Care

Lyrics site Rap Genius admits to SEO chicanery in an open letter to Google

One of the more popular sites for finding lyrics to that song you can’t get out of your head is Rap Genius. However, the company came under fire from Google recently for apparently using unscrupulous SEO methods to make sure it pops up as the first result in any lyric-related Google search.<p>Today, …

Investors Flock to Twitter, Like Facebook, as Year Draws to a Close

Sure, Facebook has a huge valuation, and Twitter trades at like a billion times earnings, but that hasn’t stopped shares of both companies from …

Investing

Facebook’s astonishing 2013 resurgence, explained in charts

2012 was a hugely difficult year for Facebook: Its stock price more than halved after a botched IPO, and questions were being asked about whether it could make money as its users increasingly moved over to mobile. But its resurgence in 2013 has been equally remarkable. The company’s share price …

Money

A Social Network For Insurance That Cuts Costs And Reduces Fraud

It’s easy to embellish insurance claims when it’s just some big bad company you’re hurting. But what if you knew the people in your network? It turns out the costs are lower for everyone.<p>The entire concept of insurance is based around large numbers of people getting together to share risk. But the …

Health Care

Google sues to protect Android device makers from Apple-backed patent hell

Advertisement<p>161 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Sergej Khakimullin<p><b>Update:</b> <i>This article produced a torrent of abuse, accusations and even some insight</i> …