It’s not unexpected that we get a multitude of submissions sent in to us here at The Huffington Post. What is unexpected, however, is this submission above performed by Simply Three that is simultaneously so modern and classical in its rendition of the iconic tune “The Christmas Song” and that is sure to fill you full of holiday spirit.
Click play to listen to a unique performance that has truly captured the spirit of the original classic, the holiday season at large and all of our hearts here!
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eleanor Parker, who was nominated for Academy Awards three times for her portrayals of strong-willed women and played a scheming baroness in “The Sound of Music,” has died at 91.
Family friend Richard Gale said Parker died Monday morning due to complications from pneumonia. “She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her children at a medical facility near her home in Palm Springs,” Gale added.
After President Barack Obama said he would accept a peaceful nuclear program from Iran, including modest uranium enrichment, U.S. congressmen on the Homeland Security and Intelligence committees agreed Sunday that the concession complicates further negotiations.
"We can envision a comprehensive agreement that involves extraordinary constraints and verification mechanisms and intrusive inspections but permits Iran to have a peaceful nuclear program," Obama said Saturday at the Brookings Institution's Saban Forum in Washington.
President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry made explicit the administration's renewed attempts to negotiate a peace deal between Israel and Palestine Saturday as the United States begins to assume a more muscular role in talks.
At the Brookings Institution's annual Saban Forum on Middle East issues and U.S.-Israeli relations, Obama and Kerry each spoke about a budding interim deal that would work towards a two-state solution.
Ronnie Smith believed in three things: teaching, Libya and Jesus Christ.
The 33-year-old educator from Austin, Texas, was gunned down Thursday as he went on a morning jog outside his home in the Libyan city of Benghazi.
No one has claimed responsibility for the slaying. Libyan authorities have pledged to investigate the killing, the latest in a series of assassinations in some Libyan cities. There have been near-daily targeted killings in Benghazi and Derna, with the victims mainly security forces, activists and members of the judiciary.
As a NBA Hall Of Famer and an Emmy Award-winning broadcaster Charles Barkley has been afforded the opportunity to travel across the globe. Barkley has been places. He has seen things. He has been places and seen things with Michael Jordan.
In New York to add his inimitable commentary to the nationally televised game between the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets on Thursday night, Barkley opted to travel from his hotel in Manhattan to the Nets’ home in Brooklyn by way subway. Sports Illustrated’s Richard Deitsch was along for the ride and chronicled Barkley’s entire commute in a must-read piece for those who love Barkley, the MTA or jokes at the expense of New York’s basketball teams.