Daughter Of 9/11 Policeman Dies After Choking During Pancake Eating Contest

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The daughter of a policeman who was killed during the 9/11 terror attack has died after choking during a charity pancake eating contest. Student Cait...

A Family Road Trip Across New England

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK Parents
Sarah Tetteh

It's said that writers find inspiration in New England's eclectic and idyllic landscape. So my task was clear, to spark the imagination of this genera...

Lib Dem Lord's Admissions Reopen the Cash for Honours Scandal

Stefan Simanowitz | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Politics
Stefan Simanowitz

The admission by former Liberal Democrat Party Treasurer Lord Razzall, that he was offered cash for peerages "several times a year" over a period of twelve years but failed to report any of these criminal offences threatens to take the lid back off one Westminster's most unseemly and nocuous can of worms of recent decades: cash for honours.

71-Year-Old Women Busted For Prostitution

The Huffington Post | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A 71-year-old American women has been arrested for alleged prostitution, according to a recent Geobeats video report (above). Police in Glastonbur...

US Gun Laws: Could Twitter and Facebook be Forces For Good?

Hugh Salmon | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK Politics
Hugh Salmon

Yes, America, it is you who must change. You must change your gun laws in line with the rest of the civilised world. You must collect up your murderous weapons, throw them onto the fire and destroy them.

Pro-Gun Senators Back Change On Firearm Control

Posted 18.12.2012 | UK

A group of pro-gun US politicians have come out in support of changing firearm laws in the wake of the Sandy Hook massacre, where 20 children and six ...

Schools In Connecticut Town Briefly On Lockdown Over 'Suspicious Person'

The Huffington Post UK | Huffington Post Reporter | Posted 17.12.2012 | UK

Schools in a Connecticut town just miles away from the site where 20 children were killed on Friday were briefly put on lockdown briefly on Monday aft...

Suffer the Little Children.....

Grainne Gillis | Posted 15.02.2013 | UK Politics
Grainne Gillis

What America has to ask itself is this, as basic as it is: What do we value more? The right to own a deadly bit of metal, or the right of our children to live beyond their seventh birthday? This debate has come too late for the innocent victims of Newtown, Connecticut; but to honour their memories, the debate must happen so that it is not too late for others. I

We Need to Talk About Gun Control

Catherine Balavage | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Politics
Catherine Balavage

Some people are saying that the shootings are a mental health problem rather than a gun problem, but what is abundantly clear is that tighter regulation is needed.

Blood of Connecticut Shooting is on America's Hands

Alex Finnis | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Alex Finnis

At the time of writing, newspapers report 27 dead, including 18 children, at Sandy Hart Elementary School in Hartford, Connecticut. They are victims ...

Cameron Tribute To Sandy Hook Victims

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

David Cameron led British tributes to the victims of the primary-school massacre in the US that has left 26 people, including 20 children, dead. Th...

Sandy Hook Shooting Could Reignite Gun Control debate

PA/ The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

The school shooting in Connecticut is likely to reignite the debate surrounding the purchase of firearms in the United States. At least 27 people a...

27 Feared Dead In US School Shooting

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

Police have confirmed that 27 people have been killed in a shooting rampage at an elementary school in Connecticut on Friday. Adam Lanza has been i...