Archive: May 23, 2010 - May 29, 2010
Is President Obama's response to the oil spill crisis too little, too late?
By Cameron Smith | May 27, 2010; 1:27 PM ET | Comments (6)
Eight Post reporters addicted to their BlackBerrys, phones, Twitter and Facebook attempted to give up the internets for a week. Find out how they did by reading the story....
By Andrea Caumont | May 27, 2010; 12:35 PM ET | Comments (2)
Efforts to capture spewing oil following the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion five weeks ago have had limited success. The expanding slick has ridden a steady sea breeze onto 70 miles of Louisiana's shoreline and into shellfish-rich estuaries. The sight of oil-soaked brown pelicans is now common, and BP is now attempting a risky 'top kill' maneuver in an attempt to plug the spill. If the top kill maneuver doesn't succeed, it could actually make the leak worse.
By Cameron Smith | May 26, 2010; 12:49 PM ET | Comments (7)
Tonight, in a lavish made-for-TV ceremony at the Kennedy Center, Tina Fey will receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. Fey is the third woman since the prize's 1998 debut to receive the honor (Whoopi Goldberg won in 2001...
By Jodi Westrick | May 25, 2010; 12:29 PM ET | Comments (47)
Marco Mora, an auto body shop owner, was driving in Columbia Heights when he realized his Mercedes needed some premium love, so he pulled in under the feel-good green sign marked "BP" and opted for some $3.29-a-gallon Ultimate. Despite calls...
By Jodi Westrick | May 25, 2010; 11:39 AM ET | Comments (54)
Have you ever woken up a fellow Metro rider? Would you?
By Cameron Smith | May 24, 2010; 3:22 PM ET | Comments (20)
Next month, the FDA will consider endorsing the first pill designed to do for women what Viagra did for men: boost their sex lives. Do you think "Viagra for women" is a good thing for women's health or is big...
By Andrea Caumont | May 24, 2010; 11:23 AM ET | Comments (47)