Manhattan

1 World Trade Centre Opens For Business

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- More than 13 years after planes toppled the Twin Towers, the central building constructed as their replacement finally opened for business...

Muslim Cleric Bemoans 9/11 Museum For 'Offensive' Film About Terrorists

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- The 9/11 Memorial Museum in lower Manhattan has been lambasted by a local Muslim cleric over its plans to show visitors a short film on te...

Incredible Security Camera Footage Of The Harlem Explosion

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK

Dramatic footage has emerged showing the explosion that devastated two apartment buildings in Harlem, New York on Wednesday. Released by the New York ...

Seventh Body Found In Manhattan Explosion Rescue Operation

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK

A seventh body has been found in New York as authorities search through rubble for signs of life after a devastating gas leak in East Harlem. Emerg...

Fantasy Holiday Homes for Real

Andrew Matthews | Posted 22.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Andrew Matthews

One of the most enticing aspects of renting someone else's home in another country for a little while: the chance to live in your fantasy house/castle/boat/apartment without the type of income that drives you to wear a paper bag over your head and pontificate about sardines in the manner of dear, humble Shia Le Boeuf.  

LOOK: 'Skinniest Skyscraper Ever' Planned For New York

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK Tech

A new residential tower planned for New York may be able to lay claim to the title of skinniest skyscraper in the world. Despite being 411.5 metres...

Six DIY Cocktail Recipes To Make At Home And Save Yourself A Bomb

The Huffington Post UK | Alice Harvey | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

It's London Cocktail Week (7 -13 October) and what better way to celebrate than pour yourself a drink or two? So, for all the budding mixologists o...

'When I Saw Her Leg I Just Froze'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

The New York taxi driver who ploughed into British tourist Sian Green, 23, has said he “doesn’t want to drive a cab anymore”. Mohammed Faysal...

WATCH: Stunning Manhattan Time-Lapse Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.08.2013 | UK

It's fortunate there are people out there who have the time and inclination to patch together 50,000 photographs of New York - because this incredibl...

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 25 - New York, New York

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

The taxi ride is worth every penny. The traffic, the terrible roads that make the car bounce and shake in a bone jangling fashion, then the bridge and a view of the ultimate shining high rise city. Anybody who is not elated by their arrival into Manhattan is missing a piece of soul.

New York Baby

Rebecca Root | Posted 27.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Rebecca Root

New York City became my favourite place as soon as I stepped off that bus. Aside from partying on hotel rooftops, eating copious amounts of pepperoni pizza and hardcore celeb spotting, of course I hit up all the tourist hotspots. The iconic monuments you see in movies and the infamous landscapes painted on posters are all there for you to feast your eyes upon.

Discover Manhattan's Lower East Side

Gareth Johnson | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Gareth Johnson

We collected our keys from the laundromat downstairs and quickly felt at home in our new neighborhood.

'Hissing' Raccoons Invade New York

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Comedy

Yes, you read that correctly. Hundreds of hissing raccoons have reportedly been spotted in broad daylight on the streets of New York. And according to...

Okay, Woody - What's Wrong With 'Manhattan'?

HuffPostUK/WENN | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Woody Allen has branded his acclaimed movie Manhattan a disappointment, insisting his script was "too preachy". The complex 1979 romantic comedy w...

British Mum Accused Of Running Lucrative Prostitution Ring In NY

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

Scottish woman Anna Gristina has been accused of running a multi-million-pound prostitution ring in New York. The 44-year-old mother-of-four who is...

Fishs Eddy - Cheap and Quirky Home Wares (and Classy NYC Souvenirs)

Sarah McGiven | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Style
Sarah McGiven

I *heart* NY, I really do. I also love tat - any kind of kitsch or tacky dust-trapping tourist nonsense - but it tends to drive my better half crazy so this trip I resolved to find some stylish and hopefully even useful pieces instead of yet more snow globes.

In Manhattan, Authorities are Stuck in the Past While New Yorkers get on With Life

Nathalie Rothschild | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK
Nathalie Rothschild

In the run-up to the 10-year-anniversary of 9/11, it seems two cities have emerged in lower Manhattan where the Twin Towers once stood.

Giant Drill To Be Buried Under The Heart Of Manhattan

The New York Times | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

A 200-tonne drill used to cut tunnels for the New York underground is to be buried deep under the heart of Manhattan. The New York Times reports that...