20ft Python Attacks Pet Shop Owner, Police Respond Admirably

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK

A pet shop owner has been viciously attacked by a 20-ft python whilst a horrified customer looked on. Terry Wilkins, the owner of Captive Born Rept...

Pope Visited Gay Couple Day Before He Met With Kim Davis

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.10.2015 | UK

The Vatican distanced Pope Francis from Kim Davis on Friday after it was revealed that the pontiff took a meeting with the anti-gay marriage clerk dur...

Anti-Gay Kentucky Clerk Offered 'Security' By Armed 'Patriot' Militia

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- In case there wasn’t enough pretend persecution and paranoia imbued in the ongoing plight of Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, a "patriot" milit...

Christian Clerk Won't Issue Marriage Licences To Gay Couples, Citing 'God's Authority'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 01.09.2015 | UK

A Christian county clerk has defied the US Supreme Court again by refusing to issue marriage licences to same-sex couples in Kentucky, invoking "God's...

Christian Decides Not To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses After Not Eating

AP/The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.07.2015 | UK

An elected official in Kentucky decided not to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples after she prayed and fasted. Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis a...

This American Loves the UK Elections So Much He Crowdfunded a Trip to Be There

Samantha Booth | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Samantha Booth

Meet Skylar Jordan, an American journalist who has raised $1500 - around £979 - to fly to the UK to write about the general election.

Non-Interventionist Republican Throws His Hat Into The Presidential Ring

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Rand Paul is running for president. Announcing his candidacy in Louisville, Kentucky, on Tuesday, the doctor, Libertarian and son of two-t...

Kentucky: Beyond the Bourbon

Mike Gerrard | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

Say 'Kentucky' in a word-association test and the response would probably be 'bourbon', with 'derby' in second place. But Kentucky has an impressive and eclectic range of visitor attractions, way beyond sports and spirits.

'Miracle' 7-Year-Old Escapes Burning Plane Crash That Killed Her Family

The Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK

A seven-year-old girl walked nearly a mile through the woods to get help after being the sole survivor of a plane crash that killed all of her immedia...

Why The World Should Be Watching The US Midterm Elections

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- US presidential elections routinely hold a global audience, with onlookers from around the world hooked on the theatre of the campaigns, t...

Changing Lives By Changing Food Production

Gavin Megaw | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK
Gavin Megaw

The All Black rugby player had been locked in his room for days, shutting out all contact with friends, family and fellow players. It was 4am when he finally picked up the phone to call a helpline. The reply at the other end was simple, "hello friend". It started a process that led to therapy that has been helping to change the life of Brent Pope for many years.

Tornado Rips Through US Midwest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK

A tornado has left a trail of destruction in the US midwest, killing at least five people. Hailstones the size of tennis balls were reported, with ...

Going for Gold: Visit the Bluegrass State for the Kentucky Derby on 4 May

Lynn Houghton | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Lynn Houghton

The smell of leather, the spray of sweat and the woosh of speed as thoroughbreds thunder down the homestretch is what racing is all about. One of the iconic outings in this timeless sport is coming up at Church Hill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky this weekend.

Same, Same but different. A Brit's Look into America's 24 Hour Dining Culture

Jenny Greenhalgh | Posted 11.12.2011 | UK
Jenny Greenhalgh

While on my annual vacation to visit friends all over the US, but mainly Indianapolis it started like this, a long day of eating drinking, and a live music show in Louisville Kentucky left me happy, but exhausted asleep in the back of my friends car on the drive back to Indianapolis.