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Art meets Architecture: Artist Paul Davies Is Built in Translation

Kate Lawson | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

Australian artist Paul Davies first caught my eye earlier this year, with his atmospheric series of paintings which seductively draw you into a utopia that precariously balances between an unforgiving natural space and a built urban environment.

Driving the World Insane

Jackson Bliss | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jackson Bliss

Inside our cars, we stop valuing human life and simultaneously overvalue our own time and importance. And because many people who work in the city drive back to the suburbs where they spend all of their money (becoming agents of urban sprawl), cars have become the standard accessory of urban economic divestment.

This Newsreader Looked Absolutely Terrified After An Earthquake Rocked His Live Broadcast

Posted 17.03.2014 | UK

Newsreaders are known for their cool, calm and considered reactions - especially when reporting breaking events. That was until today. This US news...

'100 Retweets And I Shoot Someone': Chilling Tweets As Man Aimed At Passers-By

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Tech

A man has been arrested after apparently threatening to shoot random passers-by if he gained 100 retweets on Twitter. Police suspect Dakkari Dijon ...

Hollywood Retreats: Sunset Marquis

The Spa Spy | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Steeped in history, the Sunset Marquis has been a renowned Rock n' Roller's destination since its doors opened off the Sunset Strip in 1961. A stone's throw from many of Hollywood's top music venues - it's been a home from home for many a rock royalty...

The Preparation for Oscar

Amal Fashanu | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Entertainment
Amal Fashanu

The Academy Awards are closing up on us... it's time to bring on the glamour. February is indeed preparation month as talent gear up to look their sharpest for their arrival at Hollywood's Kodak theatre for the March 2nd event.

Oscar-Winning Skin

Amanda Elias | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Amanda Elias

While red carpet glitz and glamour is achieved by fabulous stylists and make-up artists, fresh, glowing skin is definitely the best accessory- and you don't need a celebrity budget to look good.

How Marriage Made Me a Better Man

Jackson Bliss | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jackson Bliss

I realize that marriage can be an intensely personal and intensely beautiful daydream that you share with the most important person in your life. The longer I'm married, the longer I realized how powerful it is to be a married man in love.

California Dreamin': Brits in LA

Larry Jaffee | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

Scores of Brits have crossed the ocean since Winston Churchill declared a special relationship between the UK and its former colony. As air travel advanced and offered direct flights to LAX, many expats just skipped New York and Florida's Disney World for sunny California.

We Live So Fast, There's No Time To Think

Jeffrey Gedmin | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK
Jeffrey Gedmin

"We live so fast ... there's no time to think." Who among us hasn't held the thought, at least for a fleeting moment?

Crazy 4 Cult: Movie Art 2, Gallery 1988 (Review)

Alice Charles | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Alice Charles

For those new to this world, this book makes an excellent introduction and for collectors, this should point you in the right direction for your next acquisition.

Ship It or Skip It? The Ruthless Choices of Moving Abroad

Caroline Feraday | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Caroline Feraday

Earlier this month, when I moved from London to Los Angeles I had to pack up my entire house and make a choice - either ship it or skip it.

The Inside Scoop on Every Film Project in Hollywood

Daniel Johnson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Daniel Johnson

Everybody in LA is excited about their next project. It's a passion project. Lots of great people are interested in getting involved and some stars are attached, dependent on another draft.

WATCH: LA News Reporters Overreact To .26 Inches Of Rain

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.11.2013 | UK Comedy

The poor people of the Philippines may have just suffered the strongest storm ever to hit land - but spare a thought for the residents of Los Angeles,...

Teacher Pleads Guilty To Feeding Students Semen-Laced Cookies

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

An American teacher is to be jailed after admitting blindfolding his students and feeding them cookies laced with his own semen. Mark Berndt, 62, p...

This Is The End: The Guestlist

Simon Thompson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Simon Thompson

For those who don't know, This Is The End is a pant-wettingly funny comedy about a number of Hollywood stars - Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill, Jay Baruchel, Danny McBride and Craig Robinson plus a host of celebrity mates - who get together to attend a party at James Franco's Los Angeles home.

L.A | Where to Stay, Where to Eat

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 30.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

"You're going to L.A? Why? You'll get bored!" remarked a friend on the east coast, before my very first visit to L.A, "you should visit New York instead." And though I love New York, there's something about Los Angeles that will have me coming back, again and again.

American Smooth

Ben Falk | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Falk

It's been about twenty years since I last found myself inside notorious theatrical hangout Joe Allen and it's a compliment to say that it's barely changed.

WATCH: Man Covered In Blood Leads Police To Dead Body

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK

A man drenched in blood spotted walking down a street led police to a blood-soaked apartment where they found another man’s dead body. The man, ...

Los Angeles... It's Dirty, Noisy and I Don't Like It: Conquering the Americas - Day Nine

Laura Tenison MBE | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Tenison MBE

The next morning I get up early and do head out downtown to discover what this city is all about. Yet again, and on a much greater scale than ever before, I'm horrified by the number of homeless.

Jesus Challenges Anti-Gay Protesters At Aids Walk

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

Jesus of Nazareth (or at least a man dressed as such) unexpectedly appeared on Sunday to take part in LA's annual Aids Walk rally, which was being pro...

Who DOESN'T Want To Live In A House Like This?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Rihanna has reportedly been forced to move out of her luxury $12m mansion in Los Angeles, after another trespassing incident at the house which has be...

24 Hours in Los Angeles

David J Constable | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
David J Constable

Here are my five recommendations of places to eat, drink and stay when in the City of Angels.

The Elephant March

Elaine Ross | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK
Elaine Ross

Friday 4th October 2013 will be an historic day. I know this because it cannot not be. In some ways it's just simple predictive history, in others it's a stirring, a surge or the tremors that result in a tsunami. Either way, it will be an historic day. For on this day that thing will happen that pushes a wedge of change, whether it be in the corridors or power or in the thoughts of the individual.

Elysium and the American Dream

Cai Wilshaw | Posted 28.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Cai Wilshaw

The rich populate Elysium, a satellite utopia of clean-cut modern architecture, plush gardens and universal immortality. The Secretary of Defence epitomizes the utilitarian ruler, leaving her own garden party to shoot down a few rogue immigrant shuttles.