Kentucky: Beyond the Bourbon

Mike Gerrard | Posted 19.03.2015 | 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.