Zombie Convention In Chaos After Fatal Shooting

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 18.10.2015 | UK

Chaos broke out after a shooting at the ZombiCon festival in Florida left one person dead and at least four wounded. Large crowds of attendees quic...

Hundreds Saved From Illegal Slaughterhouse In Largest Animal Cruelty Bust In US History

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 15.10.2015 | UK

WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES AND CONTENT Hundreds of animals have been rescued from illegal slaughterhouses in what is being called the largest animal ...

Our Top Four Florida Keys Experiences

Black Tomato | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

Just off the Southern Coast of the USA lies The Florida Keys; a plethora of beautiful islands, each a unique hot spot for natural wonders, delicious cocktails, exciting water sports and coastlines bathed in sunshine. Here's a little list of a few things you can get up to in this incredible destination. If we could fit in your suitcase, we'd be there too.

AR-15 Engraved With Bible Verse To Stop It Being Used By 'Muslim Terrorists'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.09.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- How does an American gun seller make a rifle that can’t be used by “Muslim terrorists?” Engrave it with a Bible verse and a symbol o...

Deadly Sinkhole Reopens Two Years After Swallowing Sleeping Man

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 20.08.2015 | UK

A 20-foot-wide sinkhole has reopened in the exact location it swallowed a sleeping man in March, 2013. The depth of the hole, in Seffner, Florida, ...

Man Jailed After Shredding Nine Ducklings On His Lawnmower

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

A man has been jailed after admitting to repeatedly running over and killing nine ducklings with a lawnmower. Jason Falbo, a Florida landscaper, p...

Armadillos Are Giving People Leprosy In Florida

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK

Meanwhile in Florida... A leprosy outbreak is being attributed to the armadillos. Nine cases of the disease have already been reported so far ...

5-Year-Old Girl Killed By Fish That Jumped Aboard Family Boat

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 05.07.2015 | UK

A five-year-old girl has been killed when a sturgeon jumped aboard her family's boat while holidaying on Florida. Jayln Rippy was cruising on the S...

Man Calls Emergency Services To Talk About His 'Big Muscles'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 08.06.2015 | UK

An emergency services dispatcher in Florida received a phone call from a drunken man last Wednesday who wanted to boast about his "big muscles." E...

Presidential Candidate Calls Gay Rights A 'Real And Present Danger'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Following fine work last week from likely Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush (“It’s arrogant to think man-made climate change ...

This Legoland Hotel Is All Of Your Childhood Dreams Come True

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Tech

Lego is, we think it's safe to say, one of the greatest inventions since the human race first worked out that actually, rubbing a couple of sticks tog...

Golfers Carry On Playing Despite Massive Alligator On The Course

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Sport

A Florida golf tournament went ahead as planned last week despite a huge alligator wandering around the green. The Myakka Pines Golf Club in Englew...

Florida is Dumb but Washington D.C. is Dumber

Captain Paul Watson | Posted 09.05.2015 | UK
Captain Paul Watson

The Paris International Conference on Climate Change is scheduled for December 2015. It can be predicted that there will be a lack of leadership from the United States, Canada, China, Japan and Australia on this threat.

'Twin Suns' Rise Over Florida Beach

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech

If you've ever played Grand Theft Auto V then you'll know of a certain sect within the game that believe in the existence of aliens. Although a parody...

Florida Courthouses Erupt With Joy As Same-Sex Marriage Ban Is Lifted

The Huffington Post UK/AP | Louise Ridley | Posted 19.08.2015 | UK

Florida's ban on same-sex marriage ended at midnight on Monday – and gay and lesbian couples wasted no time getting hitched in emotional overnight c...

Prince Andrew Named In 'Underage Sex' Lawsuit

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 02.01.2015 | UK

Prince Andrew has been named in an American lawsuit brought by a woman who claims she was forced to have sex with him. She alleges that between 199...

Winter Is a Wonderfully Wizarding Time of Year for Orlando's Theme Parks

Lynn Houghton | Posted 17.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

What brings visitors in droves to Orlando, Florida in winter? Well, the attractions are a big draw but also the weather is nearly always sunny, even if it is a bit chilly. Florida's incredible sub-tropical climate means there can be storms, but those are usually in the summer.

Five Destinations Where It's Christmas All Year Round

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Whitmarsh

Our first stop is North America, but not the USA. Instead we head further north into Canada, or Nova Scotia to be more precise. Here you will find Christmas Island, a place where the Post Office does a nice little sideline in postal markings for those people who like their festive letters to have an extra seasonal sprinkling.

American Politics Hits Comic Nadir With 'Fan-Gate'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.10.2014 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- The great pantomime of American politics stooped to a preposterous new nadir on Wednesday when Florida Republican governor Rick Scott refu...

Meanwhile, In Florida... A Man Grabs A Shark With His Bare Hands

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Comedy

You see someone fishing in the ocean. They appear to catch a shark on their line. Do you: a) Stand back and continue to watch b) Try to help the ...

For Some Reason, I Just Don't Have the Time Anymore

Paul Marshall | Posted 23.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Paul Marshall

You want to think the best of your fellow man. To believe that the good in them will always prevail. Their acts of decency and kindness making even the crappiest day seem somehow kind of wonderful .

Video Shows Swimmers On Florida Beach Being Totally Oblivious To Shark Lurking Right By Them

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.09.2014 | UK Comedy

And your Close Shave Of The Day is this clip, filmed from a penthouse at the Silver Beach Towers resort in Destin, Florida. It shows two holidaymak...

This Anti-Cannabis Advert Is 'Scaremongering At Its Lowest'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK

Drug prevention charities have reacted with exasperation after an anti-medical marijuana group claimed cannabis cookies can lead to rape. Opponents...

Ordinary Places That Conceal Hidden Riches

HomeAway.co.uk | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Nature is full of mysteries. A hidden cove here; a unique rock formation there. A curiously pink lake; a cave that glows in the dark. The richness and diversity of nature is what prompts us to seek out these concealed places and one-of-a-kind wonders.

Planet Appetite: Panama City Beach, Florida

Rupert Parker | Posted 02.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Located on the North West coast of Florida, on the Gulf of Mexico, Panama City Beach offers 27 miles of white sand and emerald green waters