New York

NYU Welcome Week Day 1

Jyo Fernandes | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jyo Fernandes

Despite being freshmen, there is no freshers. In its place lies its politer transatlantic cousin "Welcome Week". This five day festival of school pride contains over five hundred events ultimately designed to create mingling environments, and ease us all into university and city life...

Incredible Before And After Pictures Show How New York Was Rebuilt

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland & Tahira Mirza | Posted 11.09.2014 | UK

Exactly thirteen years ago on Thursday, one of the most recognisable skylines on the planet was left scarred by attacks that would dramatically change...

New York Fashion Week: A Survival Guide

BarChick | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Lifestyle
BarChick

New York Fashion Week, an annual parade of passive aggressive dressing, party-crashing and big time blagging. Floods of photographers and many, many... many bloggers descend on the Lincoln Centre in the hope that their ensemble will make it into the pages of... well, anywhere really.

NYU: Move-in Day

Jyo Fernandes | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Jyo Fernandes

It had been a pretty average day. Tying up the laces of my trainer, ready for an evening run I received an email on my phone. At around 8PM I assumed it was probably another pointless message from some brand I had unwittingly subscribed to, and as my finger poised to sweep it into the virtual rubbish bin; I saw the title "NYU Admissions Decision".

MIC:NYC EXCLUSIVE - Stevie Wins Over Billie But Is Stephanie Pratt Back on the Scene?

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 05.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

I may have left New York, but I was still keeping tabs on my Chelsea pals and especially on my roomie, Binky. Alex made the right decision leaving New York, and with the support of her sister, AL, Alex will soon be a faded memory.

MIC NYC EXCLUSIVE: Bro Code Backfires Once Again

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

It's our second week in New York and in this week's episode Alex has rather bravely/foolishly decided to rear his trademark quiff in The Big Apple and Binky's not happy about it... We decided to leave New York in style and had a final send off party in one of New York's coolest Speakeasy's, The Backroom Bar.

Paul Vale

Anti-Muslim Hate Group Leader Banned From UK Holds Pro-Israel Rally In New York

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- On Sunday the American Freedom Defence Initiative (AFDI), an organisation the Southern Poverty Law Centre has listed as an anti-Muslim hat...

To Pocket or Not to Pocket...

Tarun Sakhrani | Posted 07.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tarun Sakhrani

To be honest, I never even really thought about my shirts. It's a shirt, it serves a purpose, which is to not show up at the office naked... If I liked the color and it fit, consider it bought... Of course it had to be comfortable too. But a pocket? Really?

Jurassic Park

Naomi Hefter | Posted 05.08.2014 | UK Comedy
Naomi Hefter

The memories and the attachments from the last 2 years at Edinburgh festival are still ripe in my mind. To not be part of this for 2014 feels like a stab of solemnness right in the pit of my stomach. But as a fellow comedian recently told me - Edinburgh festival ain't going anywhere.

Paul Vale

Liverpool 2-2 Manchester City: Five Conclusions Drawn From The Match In The Bronx

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Vale | Posted 31.07.2014 | UK Sport

NEW YORK -- Liverpool beat Manchester City on Wednesday, winning a penalty shootout 3-1 after the the top two teams in last season's Premier League pl...

New York-Bound Frank Lampard 'Mocked American Tourists After 9/11'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Sport

NEW YORK -- Frank Lampard, the former Chelsea and England midfielder, might receive a slightly frosty welcome should his expected transfer to New York...

Business Travel on a Budget

Nigel Cannings | Posted 13.09.2014 | UK Tech
Nigel Cannings

When you run your own business, but still need to travel thousands or even tens of thousands of miles a month, you start to look at budget before anything else. But what is the point of the large comfy seats and posh hotel rooms? Is it vanity, or a real business necessity?

Who Says Americans Don't Care About Soccer? (Vine)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport

It is a quadrennial habit of some publications to cast aspersions on America's relationship with football, or soccer, and how they supposedly don't ca...

Coffee - My Guilt Free Vice

Ruth Harrison Roberts | Posted 11.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ruth Harrison Roberts

It is a definite love/ hate thing, it can make you anxious and nervous and yes, it is highly addictive, but on the flip side it's also soothing and something that can help your body.

Dress That Goes See-Through When You Tweet

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.06.2014 | UK Tech

This dress may make you think twice before sending that tweet of your lunch as the more you share online the more it becomes transparent. The rathe...

He's Back: Ronaldo Returns As Portugal Thrash Ireland 5-1

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo returned to the Portugal side for their 5-1 thrashing of the Republic of Ireland just six days before their World Cup opener against...

Nanny Labour Targets the Sharing Economy

Nicholas Rogers | Posted 03.08.2014 | UK Politics
Nicholas Rogers

No surprise that Creagh has backed the - heavily unionised - taxi drivers who loath the app. Creagh's argument is that apps like Uber must fit into the UK's regulatory framework. It's the left's favourite theme when it comes to the sharing economy: regulation first, reality last...

Horrifying Video Shows New York Subway Train Filling Up With Smoke

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 03.06.2014 | UK

Passenger were left trapped in a New York subway train as it filled with smoke in what looks like a scene from a movie. According to the New York ...

Friends, Fame and Flânerie in Paris: Edmund White's 'Inside a Pearl'

Nauman Khalid | Posted 26.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Nauman Khalid

The best way of describing Inside a Pearl, his latest offering, is as a work of comparative cultural anthropology in which White recounts his sixteen years in Paris and compares and contrasts the French and American ways of living.

Life in the Arts Lane - Week 76 - New York Contemporary Week

Thomas Woodham Smith | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Thomas Woodham Smith

My first time in NY I had a terrible row. A director of Mallett at that time - it was 1996 - on arrival I was daunted by my first experience of serious jet lag. It was stupid o'clock in the morning, as far as I was concerned, when I sat down to dinner with my then boss Lanto Synge.

Hook-Handed Abu Hamza's Conviction Hailed

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

Home Secretary Theresa May has hailed the conviction of hook-handed cleric Abu Hamza on terrorism charges, after he was extradited to the US from Brit...

Hook-Handed Cleric Found Guilty Of Terror Charges By Federal Court In New York

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.05.2014 | UK

NEW YORK -- Abu Hamza al-Masri, the radical Islamic cleric who was extradited from the UK to the US in 2012, has been found guilty of terror-related c...

9/11 Museum Dedicated By Barack Obama In New York

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK

NEW YORK – President Barack Obama attended a dedication ceremony in lower Manhattan on Thursday for the official opening of the 9/11 museum, calling...

Things I Noticed About New York

Carina Maggar | Posted 10.07.2014 | UK Comedy
Carina Maggar

I went to New York for a few days this week. Here are some things I noticed...

A Level Playing Field Is at the Heart of the Success of America's Most Popular Sport

Alistair Kirkwood | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Sport
Alistair Kirkwood

Last week's events in New York are worth analysing for anyone with an interest in professional sport. To understand why, just consider how European sport would look with a similar recruitment tool to the Draft.