#New York

Paul Vale

How Long Before America Elects An Openly Gay President?

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 01.07.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Despite opposition from religious groups and presidential candidates to Friday’s judgement on same-sex marriage by the Supreme Court, st...

Google Just Turned New York Into A Giant Free WiFi Hotspot

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Tech

Imagine a city that's one giant WiFi hotspot. Great right? Now imagine that it's free as well. Google has unveiled a plan to roll out free WiFi to ...

What's Your Story?

Sarah Kwong | Posted 26.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Sarah Kwong

One post I saw recently was about a man who went from having only $1 for dinner some nights to owning and running his own shop. He said that even though it closed three years later, he saw it as a success, because he saved up and did it all himself. He added that most of his friends were in jail.

Summer in the City

Mike Gerrard | Posted 25.06.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Mike Gerrard

You've been to the top of the Empire State Building, visited Central Park, gone to the Statue of Liberty, and seen Times Square. But there are plenty of other outdoor activities to help you enjoy New York's fine summer weather, day or night. Here are five fun outdoor things you can do in New York this summer, that you might not have considered.

The World's First Underground Park Is Powered By The Sun

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 22.06.2015 | UK Tech

Two New Yorkers are planning to build the world's first underground park using nothing by solar power. James Ramsey, an architectural designer and ...

Sturgeon Asks America Not To Invade Scotland For Its Oil On 'The Daily Show'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- Nicola Sturgeon engaged in some able badinage with Jon Stewart on Monday, Scotland’s first minister appearing on "The Daily Show" as par...

This Artist Stole Other People's Instagram Pics And Casually Sold Them For £60K

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 28.05.2015 | UK Tech

Richard Prince might just be the world's worst artist, if you can even call him that. Known for toying with the boundaries of appropriation, Prince...

Swedish Cops In New York Give Local Police 'A Schooling'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- Officers of New York’s much-derided police force were given a European lesson in urban law enforcement on Thursday when four Swedish cop...

You Can Now Legally Divorce Someone Over Facebook

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.04.2015 | UK Tech

A judge in New York has made a landmark ruling which will allow a person to serve divorce papers through Facebook Messenger. According to NY Daily ...

Who Owns Yoga? - The Feature Film Support Our Kickstarter Campaign

Bhanu Bhatnagar | Posted 31.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Bhanu Bhatnagar

Yoga is everywhere these days. It's fair to say it's become well and truly mainstream. In most Western cities yoga studios are as ubiquitous as fast-food joints or liquor stores. 20 million Americans say they practice yoga. So, what exactly is happening here? How can we explain the meteoric rise of yoga?

Verdict For Extradited Pakistani Man Accused Of Trying To Bomb Manchester And New York

PA | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK

A man accused of plotting to bomb a shopping centre in Manchester and the subway in New York City has been found guilty by a US jury. Abid Naseer, 28,...

Can Governments Deliver a Fairytale Ending for All?

Helen Morton | Posted 28.04.2015 | UK
Helen Morton

That people's outcomes in life shouldn't be determined by their income, gender, age, race, ethnicity, disability or geography is a truly transformative notion that could shift the course of global development - for good. But it's also a tall order.

Bloom Twins join UNICEF's #IMAGINE campaign

Carly Wilford | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Carly Wilford

Everything has changed. People have changed. The air has changed. Parts of Ukraine are still a war zone. No doubt Ukraine is at war. People get killed. More than 10,000 people have died on both sides.

MI5 Spy Wore Long Wig And Dark Glasses To Give Trial Evidence

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

An MI5 agent known only as Agent 1603 has appeared in court in New York wearing a long wig and dark glasses to conceal his identity. The secret age...

Fabolous Talks Fashion, Fads and Infamous Insta Photos

Bwoywonder | Posted 18.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Bwoywonder

Fabolous, the Brooklyn born rap artist has built a name for himself over the years as the self styled prince of wordplay. Now following on from his addition onto the illustrious Roc Nation rosta and releasing a hot new tape The Young OG Project, he looks to now build a brand.

Smartphones Are Winning The Battle Against Thieves

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Tech

Smartphone thefts in London have halved according to official figures released by London Mayor Boris Johnson's office. The figures were released as...

Future President To Hold Talks With Future Prime Minister

PA/Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Politics

NEW YORK -- The future British prime minister* will meet the future American president* on Wednesday, with terror and security likely to dominate the ...

USA Guide: Moonlighting as a Manhattanite

Zahra Razavi | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Zahra Razavi

New York is known as a city of dreams, a city of wealth and a city of ambition. So what better place to go for a luxury break? Here are the highlights from my recent trip there.

Personally Recommended: A Hotel for Every Kind of Person in NYC

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Even during our 4th visit to the city in early January, my partner and I were still struggling to fit in everything we wanted to see. Because every time we get to NYC there are new things to do, old things to revisit and favourite places we just need to cram in.

Spending Money in the Wrong Places.... How to Live the High-Life for Less.

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 31.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

By re-jigging your spending habits, you can spend the same amount of money (or less) and get so much more for it. Essentially having a luxury holiday for less cash. This is how I've been travelling for years - knowing exactly where I want to spend money, and exactly where we can opt for cheap (without it effecting too much).

Donald Trump Has Best Take Yet On 2015 Blizzard

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK Politics

Donald Trump’s hairpiece might be a little taut. Whereas most Americans reacted to Tuesday’s blizzard with Instagram pictures and a welcome da...

The Most Magical New Year in NYC

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Sure, we didn't do the average 'Times Sq and Ball Drop' shenanigans - but we lived it up in the city all the same and it was incredible. But before going to NYC I felt like the only option for celebrating 'NYC-Style' was to cram into Times Sq. But I didn't really feel like doing that.

Enter Juno and Welcome All the Arrival of the Snowday

Orlagh McCarron | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Orlagh McCarron

I have never been one to be wardrobe-ready when such occasions demand such practicality. The biggest, most notable problem has always been my lack of appropriate shoe-wear. Which is surprising really, given my utter hate and dread of soggy wet feet you would think I would be savvy to the winter elements with an ever-ready stockpile of go-to waterproofs.

Why I'm Saying 'Goodbye London' and 'Hello to New York'

Will Bancroft | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Tech
Will Bancroft

Whilst I'd been thinking about America for a while, it felt as if I needed a catalyst to spur me into action. I was also taking a little time to just breathe, after an intense few years in my first startup.

£130,000 Premature Baby Bill Covered For Stranded Brit Couple

PA | Posted 03.01.2015 | UK

A British couple stranded in New York after their son was born 11 weeks prematurely will no longer have to pay the expected six-figure medical bill fo...