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Daughter Of 9/11 Policeman Dies After Choking During Pancake Eating Contest

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Universities & Education

The daughter of a policeman who was killed during the 9/11 terror attack has died after choking during a charity pancake eating contest. Student Cait...

New York And New Jersey Bombing Suspect Detained By Police After Shootout

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

New York and New Jersey bombing suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami has been detained by police after a shootout. The 28-year-old, who was born in Afghanistan b...

Family Of Bear Cubs Swim In Family's Paddling Pool In Cutest Video Ever

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK Comedy

In what could be the most feel-good video of all time, a family of bears has broken into a garden in New Jersey. The bears frolicked in the pool f...

Illusionist Nearly Killed In Underwater Chamber Stunt For The SECOND Time

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 17.09.2015 | UK

An illusionist has been hospitalised after attempting to escape from a locked underwater chamber in Baltimore. Spencer Horsman lost consciousness ...

Video Shows Moment Sky-Diving Plane Forced To Land On Busy Road

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

This is the shocking moment a small sky-diving plane was forced to land on a busy road after running out of power. The five-passenger plane can bee...

Final Salutes For Beloved Police Dog Put Down After Months Of Illness

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.02.2015 | UK

A much-loved police dog has been given a hero’s farewell after months wracked by illness. German Shepherd Judge, a former star with West Deptfor...

Vaccination Comments In England Ignite Firestorm Across The Atlantic

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Comments made during a tour of a flu vaccine factory in Cambridge, England, have reignited one of American society’s most divisive debat...

Massive Fireball Tears Open The Sky Above North America

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.12.2014 | UK Tech

A giant fireball caused by a meteor entering the Earth's atmosphere was witnessed by thousands at around 6.30pm local time on Monday 29 December over ...

Gerrard Leaves Another Liverpudlian Fan In Tears... But He Didn't Slip This Time (Video)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Sport

Steven Gerrard might have reduced a fair few Liverpool fans to tears in April when his slip gifted Demba Ba that seminal, momentum-shifting goal again...

Zombie Apocalypses, Tesla Time Warp and the Visionary Elon Musk

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 02.06.2014 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

The world needs its engineers. They build what the human mind conceptualizes, they create things that did not exist before, and they advance human civilization, sometimes in neat and tidy increments, and sometimes in quantum jumps that seem out of this world.

Why Two Lanes Of Traffic Could Influence The 2016 Election

The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Since becoming governor of the American state of New Jersey in late 2009, Chris Christie, a straight-talking former attorney from the city of Newark, ...

Yay! Wildlife Officials Have Safely Removed The Arrow From This Deer's Head

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Great news to start off your Monday morning - wildlife officials have safely removed an arrow from the head of a wandering deer. The wounded anima...

Wildlife Officials Hunt For Wounded Deer

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Wildlife officials are searching for a deer that was spotted wandering through a New Jersey garden with an arrow through its head. The wounded ani...

No Race in New Jersey? 'It's Like Donington All Over Again!'

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

According to Christian Sylt, for CNN, Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has claimed the New Jersey Grand Prix is off for 2014. The race organizers appa...

Mystery As Trainer-Clad Severed Foot Is Discovered Off New Jersey Shore (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.10.2013 | UK

A severed foot, still clad in a black trainer, has been reeled in by a fisherman off the shores of New Jersey. The black Adidas ADI Rise 2 was hoo...

Springsteen and Us

Matt Clough | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt Clough

Springsteen's role as the last great bastion of true, no frills rock is doubtless a root cause of his iconic status, but there's so much more to it than that.

WATCH: First Arrest Recorded By Google Glass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK Tech

In an sinister glimpse of what the very near future will be like, the world's first fight and arrest has been captured using Google Glass. Chris Ba...

Bloody, Fanged Sea Lamprey Goes Viral, Reminds Everyone Never To Go Swimming Again

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.02.2013 | UK

A snap of a fisherman holding the bloody, impaled body of a sea lamprey aloft has gone viral… and given everyone nightmares. The somewhat phalli...

Five Injured As Train Station Escalator Goes Backwards (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

Five people have been injured after an escalator at a New Jersey station malfunctioned and went backwards, causing some people to leap off the moving ...

I Protest The Inaccuracies In 'Ten Things You Need To Know About Gaza' By Mehdi Hasan

Doron Lubinsky | Posted 21.01.2013 | UK Politics
Doron Lubinsky

The core issue in the conflict is not "settlements" nor "occupation" nor even land. After all Israel is the size of New Jersey. The Arab world controls more land than the USA. And Jordan, which is 78% of Balfour Mandate Palestine, alone is four times the size of Israel.

PHOTOS: 'We're Waiting For The Locusts And Pestilence'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK

New Yorkers could be forgiven for hoping for a return to some sort of normality after the drama of Hurricane Sandy and the presidential election in th...

Murdoch Tweets Fears Of Obama Victory In Blunt Style

Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 03.11.2012 | UK Politics

With three days to go until the US election, media mogul Rupert Murdoch has thrown in his two pennies’ worth in typically blunt style – tweeting t...

Who Will Be Running for the Republicans in 2016?

Nick Purves | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Nick Purves

Following on from looking at who will be running for the Democrats in four years time, these are some of the likely Republican contenders in the event of a Romney loss.

Who Will Be Running for the Democrats in 2016?

Nick Purves | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Politics
Nick Purves

If President Obama loses this year, it is highly unlikely that he will run again in 2016. Only one president in US history has served non-consecutive terms and Obama would leave office with the perception that he was the man who failed to get the American economy going again. So it will be left to others to put themselves forward as possible candidates.

Sandy Batters US East Coast

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK

Superstorm Sandy battered parts of the East Coast of the US overnight, with at least 13 dead. Five and a half million people do not have power and ...