#New York

The Lonely Sailor on a Double Occupancy Ship

Dan Ehrlich | Posted 28.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Dan Ehrlich

There are 2,600 passengers on the Queen Mary 2's routine milk run 27 August from Southampton to New York, and from the look of things I must be the loneliest person on her. But it's not for lack of activities, of which there are more than enough to fill anyone's day and night.

Stranger in New York

Dr Ion Jinga | Posted 17.08.2015 | UK
Dr Ion Jinga

I have landed to New York City on August 4th at 12.55, coming from London and bringing in my suitcase many dear memories from the seven and a half years spent as Ambassador of Romania to the United Kingdom.

A Giant Sinkhole Just Appeared In Brooklyn And Devoured An Entire Junction

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK

The New York City Fire Department (FDNY) have tweeted out photographs of a huge sinkhole that has opened up in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The hole, wh...

This Footage Of A 'UFO' Overtaking A Passenger Plane Is Making Everyone Freak Out

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 04.08.2015 | UK Tech

This is the moment that a supposed UFO overtakes a Virgin Atlantic flight leaving JFK Airport in New York earlier in the month. The shaky footage s...

Gavelling the Goals: Job done ... now the work begins

Helen Morton | Posted 03.08.2015 | UK
Helen Morton

The road from Rio, in June 2012, has been difficult to navigate. But it has also been creative, and, ultimately, constructive. We now have a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that will shape how we view, and do, development for the coming decade and beyond. So, what are the wins?

This Is What Russell Brand Thinks Of Fox News 'Harassing' Homeless People

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK

Russell Brand has lambasted Fox News for "haranguing and harassing" homeless people on the streets of New York. In his latest, 'The Trews', whi...

35 Of Bill Cosby's Alleged Victims Are Taking An Incredible Stand On This Magazine Cover

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Lifestyle

New York Magazine has unveiled a monumental cover featuring 35 women who have allegedly been assaulted by once-beloved comedy icon, Bill Cosby. C...

The Case for Our Generation

Dipo Faloyin | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Dipo Faloyin

I'm sat in a coffee shop on Brick Lane, desperately trying, but failing to be productive. It's a Saturday in April, and the bitterly cold air is heavy with the sort of enticing energy that can only be formed when the scent of roasting beans, and the fulfilled promise of free wifi collide...

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 ...