Gorilla Shooting Zoo Defends Actions As Mother Of Child Says 'Accidents Happen'

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK

The zoo behind the shooting dead of a critically-endangered gorilla after a child fell into its enclosure has defended its decision. Cincinnati Zoo in...

Disgust As George Zimmerman Auctions Gun Used To Kill Trayvon Martin

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK

George Zimmerman is to auction the gun he used to kill unarmed black teenager, Trayvon Martin. “I’m a free American,” he told Fox 35 in Orlando....

This Mum's Visit To University Ended In A *Cringeworthy* Selfie Situation

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 10.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education

When Deanna Pilling went to visit her daughter at university, she thought it would be a great idea to sneak into her shared dorm room and snap a snugg...

Oscar-Winning Director Stuns Graduates With Dropout Tale

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Director Oliver Stone has told University of Connecticut graduates of the academic failures that led him to drop out of school - before he launched hi...

Teen Faces 69 Charges After 'Flashing His D*ck' In Team Photo

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 04.05.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A teen is facing multiple counts of indecent exposure after allegedly flashing his bare crotch in a varsity sports team photo. Hunter Osborn joined hi...

Black Students Blamed For 'White Power' Graffiti At American College

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education

WARNING: The graffiti, pictured below, contains a racial slur Racist graffiti that proclaimed "white power" on the walls of an American university's l...

Donald Trump Lost Wisconsin And Has Thrown A Massive Strop

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.04.2016 | UK

Republican Ted Cruz stormed to a commanding victory in Wisconsin Tuesday, denting front-runner Donald Trump's chances of capturing the GOP nomination ...

Woman Found Dead In Hotel Walk-In Freezer

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK

A woman has been found dead in a walk-in freezer at a hotel in Atlanta, Georgia, after being locked in overnight. The body of Carolyn Robinson, 61, wa...

Bigmouth Strikes Again

Gavin Devine | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK Politics
Gavin Devine

Is there any way to stop Trump? This week has seen more crushing victories for The Donald in primaries in Florida, North Carolina and Illinois. He i...

A Tall Poppy: Donald Trump in a Field of Professional Politicians

Gavin Devine | Posted 14.03.2016 | UK Politics
Gavin Devine

That is the lesson for mainstream politicians from the rise of Trump and people like him. They don't need to change course and pander to every whim and prejudice of the electorate; instead they need desperately to rediscover the ability to inspire, to excite and to lead.

#CSuiteSoWhite: Lack of diversity at the top prompts launch of UPstanding Executive Power List

Suki Sandhu | Posted 11.03.2016 | UK
Suki Sandhu

It may only be March but the issue of diversity, specifically ethnic diversity, has been one of the most widely covered topics of 2016. From University admissions to the Oscars, there is an unsettling sense of regression in the number of visibly successful BAME (black, Asian and minority ethnic-including Hispanic and Middle Eastern) people in both the UK and America.

Pro-Gun Activist Accidentally Shot By Her 4-year-Old Son

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK

A pro-gun activist has been accidentally shot in the back by her four-year-old son. Just hours earlier Jamie Gilt, 31, had boasted about how her ch...

Donald Trump Supporters Pledge Allegiance With Rather Ill-Advised Hand Gesture

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 05.03.2016 | UK

This... Donald Trump makes members of his Orlando crowd raise their right hands and swear to vote in the primary. pic.twitter.com/EVenRilJrV— Jen...

Cashier Fights Off Armed Robber With Her Bare Hands Then Gives Chase With A Hammer

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 04.03.2016 | UK

A female shop-worker has been recorded on CCTV battling off an armed robber with her bare hands. Bhumika Patel, cashier at the convenience store in...

A Terrifying Look Into A Future With President Donald Trump

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 01.03.2016 | UK Comedy

No one can quite believe it's happening, but Donald Trump's chances of becoming the next President of the United States are growing by the day. As ...

Horrific Video Shows Man Pull Shark From Sea Just To Pose For Photographs

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.02.2016 | UK

A man in has been filmed violently pulling a shark from the sea so he could pose for photographs. The unidentified male was filmed tugging on the a...

America's 'Most Hated Man' Claims He's Lost $15m In Kanye West Bitcoin Heist

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 15.02.2016 | UK

What goes around, comes around. Martin Shkreli, the shamed former drugs baron who unscrupulously hiked the price of life-saving medicines, appears...

Why You Need to Visit New York in the Winter Months: Part I

Lucy Sherriff | Posted 11.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Sherriff

It's easy to see why anyone would opt to visit the Big Apple in December. But grey January and dreary February? Forget it. Except.. perhaps you shouldn't. Cheaper hotels, less-crowded streets, more chance of an upgrade.. there are many reasons you should go against the grain and book after the hype of New Year's is over.

Beyonce Gets Political: Here's Why it Matters

Banseka Kayembe | Posted 10.02.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Banseka Kayembe

Ordinarily, a new Beyoncé track is always an earth shattering, stop-whatever-you're-doing moment. The bass thumping song Formation gives us what we've long become accustomed to from her: brazen female strength, an unapologetic embrace of female sexuality, and an unashamed love for herself and her accomplishments. But Bey reaches new political heights in this song.

A Terrifying Kidnap Scam Is Scaring The Crap Out Of Americans And Taking Their Money

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.02.2016 | UK

A scam in which people are led to believe a relative has been taken hostage and will not be released unless a large ransom is paid is duping Americans...

9 Wrongful Conviction Cases More Shocking Than 'Making A Murderer'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.02.2016 | UK

While the world has been gripped by the case of Steven Avery in 'Making a Murderer', the real scale of wrongful convictions in the United States is tr...

Boy, 11, Guilty Of Shooting Dead Girl, 8, In Row Over Puppies

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 06.02.2016 | UK

An 11-year-old American boy has been found guilty of shooting dead an eight-year-old girl in a row over puppies. The juvenile who has been named by...

Watch Jeb Bush Star In The Saddest Political Moment Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 04.02.2016 | UK

The US presidential race always throws up moments of pure embarrassment and pleasure but Jeb Bush has topped them all in what has been described as "t...

Airlines To Refund Pregnant Passengers For Upcoming Travel To Zika-Infected Countries

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Parents

Pregnant women who have booked holidays to Zika-infected areas are being offered refunds by a number of airlines. Mums-to-be are being given the op...

Donald Trump's Rival Ted Cruz Left Red-Faced After Daughter Flicks Him Away

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Ted Cruz wins Republican nomination in Iowa caucus Republican politician Ted Cruz has been embarrassed by his own daughter in a cringeworth...