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No Stopping on a Chicago Architecture Tour

Mike Gerrard | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

'Beyond the trolley bus you'll see a sign that says No Stopping No Standing. That's where we'll stop and stand.'

Haunted House Clown 'Violently Poked' Family With Purple Vibrator

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

A woman is taking legal action against a “haunted house” attraction, claiming she had her daughter were assaulted and harassed by two workers dres...

Ten Historic US Hotels

Mike Gerrard | Posted 13.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

From Southern plantation homes to buildings that feature on city tours, there are US hotels that are definitely places to see as well as to stay in.

Who Says Americans Don't Care About Soccer? (Vine)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport

It is a quadrennial habit of some publications to cast aspersions on America's relationship with football, or soccer, and how they supposedly don't ca...

Broadcast Behemoth Bonnie Greer's Memoir - Political, Controversial, Determined

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jasmine Dotiwala

She's the American British playwright, novelist, critic and intellectual who's acted on Parisian stages, had her plays performed on multi broadcast platforms, produced films, written novels, as well as regular features in The Guardian and Huffington Post, served on boards for universities, opera houses, film schools and more.

The Roaming Scribe: Three Restaurants in Chicago

Lynn Houghton | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

Grace on the West Loop plus Publican and MOTO in the meat packing district are all part of Chicago's emerging nouveau cuisine scene.

Don't Look Down: Cracks Appear In Glass 103 Floors Up Beneath Tourists On Chicago's Skydeck Ledge

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK

So there you are, admiring the view from the 103 floor of Chicago’s Willis tower when… the glass beneath your feet begins to crack. No you hav...

Seven Impressive Buildings That Are Actually Fake

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle
HomeAway.co.uk

Things aren't always what they seem. Take this article for instance: despite what it may suggest, all of these buildings are real. They have a real foundation and real bricks and mortar binding them together. In form, they are as real as it gets. In function, however, they are outright fakes.

Incredible CCTV Of Chicago Train Derailment, It's Amazing No One Died

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Tech

Footage of the train derailment at Chicago's O'Hare airport shows just how lucky it was that no one was killed in the incident. The eight-car CTA B...

Where Are the World's Best Hotels?

Trivago.co.uk | Posted 25.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Trivago.co.uk

Destinations are ranked according to the reputation of their hotels, based on over 82 million hotel reviews and ratings aggregated from over 200 online booking sites. Included in the list are destinations with at least 130 hotels and 60 reviews.

Chicago Train Derailment Injures 32

Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK

More than 30 people have been hurt in Chicago's O'Hare airport after a commuter train derailed and ploughed into an escalator on Monday morning. Of...

9 Stunning Images Of Lake Michigan Frozen

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Britain is not the only country suffering under unusual weather. A "polar vortex", a whirlpool of dense air, has struck the US mainland in recent days...

Get Your Kicks: The Top Ten Songs That Inspired Me to Discover America

Mike Gerrard | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Mike Gerrard

I've driven bits of Route 66, gone walking in Memphis, been 90 miles out of Atlanta by sundown and seen the cathedral mountains of Colorado. Of my top ten songs for inspiring travel in the USA, I've experienced nine of them personally. But, so far at least, I've only been to Carolina in my mind.

'Get You Ass On Some D***, B****'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK

Britain isn’t the only country in which public transport seems to bring out the worst in people. Whereas London has been blighted by racist outburst...

WATCH: Who Says Minivans Aren't Chick Magnets?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: Sex Snap Of Newcastle Couple At It In Public Goes Viral On Twitter (PICTURE) You know how it is, you're cruising through suburban Chicago...

Week 39 - Life in the Arts Lane

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

The week is a week of transition. The summer is concluding, and we cling on to its last embers, enjoying the sun and the occasional shower. This is En...

WATCH: Amazing Baby Dolphin Calf Birth

Posted 08.08.2013 | UK

Rare footage of a dolphin giving birth to a calf has been captured on camera at Brookfield Zoo in Chicago. var src_url="https://spshared.5min.com/...

Man Looking For Phone Crushed To Death In Trash Compacter

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.08.2013 | UK Tech

Mobile phones are dangerous. They can electrocute you, blow you up and even set fire to your house. And now it seems they can lure you to an untime...

Caroline Frost

Richard Gere 'Bemused' By Oscars Redemption, 20 Years After He Was Banned

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Richard Gere has revealed he's pretty bemused by his belated return to the Oscars stage, 20 years after he was banished by the Academy from taking par...

Pictures Of The Week From The Huffington Post Picture Desk

Elliot Wagland, Tahira Mirza, Matthew Tucker | Posted 27.01.2013 | UK

The week kicked off with the downcast #BlueMonday, but millions in America were too busy to feel the January blues as they celebrated the inauguration...

Chicago Fire That Left Warehouse Encrusted In Ice Rekindles Once More (PICTURES, VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

A timber warehouse which was left encrusted in ice after firefighters tackled a blaze in sub-zero temperatures is on fire once again. The fire in ...

PHOTOS: Burning Building In Chicago Freezes As Firemen Battle Blaze

Posted 25.01.2013 | UK

UPDATE: Chicago Fire That Left Warehouse Encrusted In Ice Rekindles Once More (PICTURES, VIDEO) A set of dramatic images shows how firemen in the U...

Car Smashes Into Apple Store

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 15.03.2013 | UK Tech

A car has crashed directly into an Apple store in Chicago - but you can write your own Apple Maps jokes. One person was injured after an "elderly" ...

WATCH: TV News Fooled By 'Plane Crash' Set

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

Dramatic plane crashes on to busy city roads are the kind of thing you expect to see on TV crime dramas. A local news station in Chicago could possibl...

Irvine Welsh and the Freedom of a Blank Page

Gia Marie Barbera | Posted 15.01.2013 | Home
Gia Marie Barbera

Does he consider himself a Film writer or a novelist? "I'm just a storyteller really I don't really see the importance in the difference in the medium. I like books, I love them. "