New York City

Do You Recognise This Skyline?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Photographic series 'Buildings Made Of Sky' turns New York City's skyline upside down to reveal a new horizon. Peter Wegner's stunning set of photo...

Apple's 'Glass Cube' New York Store Smashed In Snow Storm

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Apple's flagship New York City store is famous for its 'glass cube' style - which is actually covered by a patent - as well as the fact that it has pr...

9 Pictures Of New Yorkers Falling On Their Way To Work

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale and Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

New York City was hit by unexpected and prolonged snowfall on Tuesday, leaving many residents waking up a day later with the prospect of a perilous wa...

The Quarter Life Crisis

Furquan Akhtar | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Furquan Akhtar

"I'm having a quarter life crisis" I declared grandly to my ridiculously talented friend Carmel. "Oh..." she remarked "...what's that?"

A Reminder of the Limits to Life of a Squash Player

James Willstrop | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

The life of a squash player is one that demands focus and huge amounts of dedication and it is quite difficult to really think of anything else. Being the best you can requires full throttle effort. Which is probably why many of us get to 35 and don't have a clue in hell what to do next.

Stunning Scenes Of New York City Shrouded In Fog (PICTURES)

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

With New York having already braved an inclement blast of polar freeze this winter, residents of the Big Apple were treated to a far more spectacular ...

PICTURES: New York Taxi Drivers Pose For Sexy Calendar

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK Comedy

One word: BEEFCAKE. Yes, we tip our hats - and blow taxi-hailing wolf-whistles - to the fine New York City cab drivers who posed for this 2014 cale...

Forget UK Festivities: Why Not Spend Christmas Abroad? | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Here are some fantastic alternatives to spending Christmas at home. And yes, we know it's an expensive time of year; but there are some fantastic deals available in the low season.

12 Fascinating Pictures From The Day A Plane Flew Into The Empire State Building

The Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 05.12.2013 | UK


Mugger Apologises 35 Years Later After Finding Victim On Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.02.2014 | UK Tech

A New Yorker has apologised to a man for mugging him 35 years ago, after finding him on Facebook. Michael Goodman, who is now 53, admitted to robbi...

Macy's Day Parade Takes Place Despite Strong Winds In New York

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Native New Yorkers and tourists witnessed the annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on Thursday, despite freezing winter weather and strong winds, t...

Mystery, Excitement Flow in Equal Measure Over 'SuperDollar' Makeover

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Preetam Kaushik

It must be a sheer coincidence, but here it is. When American government went into shutdown mode, a new Benjamin was out after much delay at production stages. Does it seem to speak of the better days to come? Go ahead and place your bets, it just might be the case.

Birthday Getaways | Stylish Indulgence in NYC

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

I had made up my mind, I would not allow my 30th birthday to transpire without an explosion of fun and indulgence. And so I embarked on my very first trip to New York City, for a birthday getaway of culture, fine dining and pampering.

The Invisible New Yorkers

Harry Brown | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Harry Brown

Homelessness has become a sad fixture of modern life. Tonight, over fifty-five thousand New Yorkers will be sleeping in a shelter, others on the streets. Twenty-one thousand of them are children.

NYPD Officially Endorse iOS 7 - And For A Pretty Good Reason

Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Tech

Apple's new mobile operating system might have its detractors, but it also has at least one big fan: the New York City Police Department. According...

The Message That Warned of 9/11 And Still Matters

Simon J Clark | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK
Simon J Clark

Because of the Pakistani man's explanation of the message, for me the terrible events of September 11, 2001 came to testify to the need for the American government to understand the sometimes hidden negative impact of its actions, for America's own wellbeing.

Stylish Shopping Cities

Aimee Avory-Adams | Posted 03.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Aimee Avory-Adams

With the fashion capitals of the world preparing for autumn, and Fashion Week, what better time to delve into the brilliance of some of the most stylish shopping destinations around the world? From designer boutiques to vintage fashion shows, find out where you need to be this autumn to feel preened, pampered and at the forefront of the latest trends.

British Tourist Has Leg Severed By New York Taxi

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK

A British woman had her leg severed by an out of control taxi in the centre of New York City on Tuesday. The accident, which happened around lunch...

Nine of the Best Gay Friendly Hotels | Posted 04.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

This weekend saw the UK host two of the largest Gay Pride festivals in Liverpool and Brighton, celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life. Both cities will hold a parade and open air festival, featuring stages and street stalls accompanied by various arts and cultural events throughout the cities.

British Theatrical Invasion in NY's Sweltering Heat

Larry Jaffee | Posted 18.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Larry Jaffee

As long as there are boards to tread on both sides of the Atlantic, you can be sure a British-American theatrical exchange will be going on in New York.

Celebrating the Right to Be Heard: 'The Color Purple - The Musical' Premieres in London

Joao Paulo Nunes | Posted 14.09.2013 | UK Entertainment
Joao Paulo Nunes

Despite its success with audiences after it opened on Broadway in 2005, the adaptation of Alice Walker 's novel The Color Purple into a musical play was never going to garner the most effusive of welcomes by theatre and literary critics.

'Precious' Arrives in New York

Jane Hilton | Posted 07.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jane Hilton

I wanted to reveal the souls of these women, and in order to do this the text could not be near the image. This has definitely worked, leaving powerful photographs and a compelling text. I couldn't have asked for better reactions. I might add that this is despite the men's magazines that wanted to publish this work, but at the last minute thought it was too controversial.

New York's Teenage Pregnancy Campaign Completely Misses The Mark

Planet Ivy | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Planet Ivy

The American campaign, with its irritating rhetorical questions and accusatory statistics, offers no advice on contraceptive methods or the choices a pregnant person has. It's all warnings and threats and videos of baby's admonishing the viewer for getting pregnant.

FBI Investigating Mysterious Drone Spotted By Jet Pilot Above New York

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2013 | UK Tech

The FBI are investigating reports that a mysterious drone aircraft has been spotted flying above New York City. An Alitalia pilot reported seeing a...

The Subway vs. The Tube: Which Is Better?

Corinne Purtill | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Corinne Purtill

The London Underground system turns 150 years old this month. In honor of this occasion, I'm publishing the results of a five-year independent study of the Tube and its 108-year-old American cousin, the New York City Subway.