Humanity Has Produced 9.1 Billion Tonnes Of Plastic, And We've Recycled Just 10% Of It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK Tech

The world’s plastic industry has produced more than 9.1 billion tons of plastic in the last seven decades, and almost 78% of it is no longer being u...

Horrific Neo-Nazi Graffiti Prompts Remarkable Display Of Public Unity

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK

With headlines about Muslim bans, fake massacres and general impending doom dominating lately, an uplifting tale from the New York subway has set soci...

The New York Chelsea Bombing Suspect Has Been Named

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

Authorities have identified a man wanted in connection with a bomb which exploded in the Chelsea neighbourhood of Manhattan, New York and a pipe bomb ...

The Sad, Sad End of $1 Dumplings in Manhattan

Xavier Toby | Posted 09.07.2017 | UK Comedy
Xavier Toby

If you're searching for something hot, fresh and edible in Manhattan that's only one dollar and not pizza, your options just got a little more limited. There are the rare street vendors that still do dollar hotdogs, fried things from Papaya stands, and the radioactive-looking offerings from 7-11.

One Dead After Huge Construction Crane Collapses In Manhattan

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.02.2016 | UK

A huge construction crane collapsed in lower Manhattan on Friday killing one person and leaving three injured. The structure fell onto a row of parked...

Start Spreading the News: Why New York Isn't Overrated

Holly Whiting | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Whiting

New York exceeded all of my expectations and fully lived up to the hype, where the pizza is genuinely a dollar a slice and the city seriously doesn't get a wink of sleep. Oh Frank you were so right about this place, I just want to be a part of it again and here is why...

New York Resembles A Frozen Hellscape Right Now

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK

New York City is suffering from record-breaking low temperatures leaving Manhattan to literally freeze over. According to meteorologists, February is ...

Life In The Arts Lane - Week 98 - Nose back to the grindstone.

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK
Thomas Woodham Smith

I had planned to leap from my bed and take exercise followed by a hearty breakfast but it did not quite happen that way. I hauled myself out into the day following a rather later night than was wise.

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.