#New York

How Connected Cities Are A Platform For Innovation

Peter Madden OBE | Posted 02.03.2017 | UK Tech
Peter Madden OBE

In the UK, we have largely built our towns and cities, so a better question might be: 'How could we enhance our cities by overlaying a digital layer?' This layer, spread over the physical, helps us to understand our cities better and create services that allow citizens to interact with the city - and each other - differently.

In Just Five Years New York Has Grown Its Solar Power By Almost 800%

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 23.02.2017 | UK Tech

We may have found seven new planets capable of hosting life, but it is still pretty important that we focus on saving the one we already have here. So...

David Beckham's NYFW Family Selfie Is Giving Us All The Feels

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK Parents

David Beckham has shared snippets of what his family are getting up to in New York while Victoria is working fashion week. The 41-year-old shared a s...

Horrific Neo-Nazi Graffiti Prompts Remarkable Display Of Public Unity

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK

With headlines about Muslim bans, fake massacres and general impending doom dominating lately, an uplifting tale from the New York subway has set soci...

Behind The Scenes At NBC Studios

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 13.01.2017 | UK Entertainment
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

I am someone who really loves great TV and equally interested in delving a bit deeper into how great TV is made. There's something very fascinating in...

Boris Johnson To Meet Donald Trump's Team In New York In First UK Government Face-To-Face

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Politics

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has flown to New York to meet with Donald Trump’s top advisers having previously branding the President-elec...

Mystery Of 'Missing Room' In 15th Century Welsh Castle Prompts Facebook Appeal

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

The owners of a Tudor castle are trying to track down an entire room after painstakingly restoring the rest of the incredible 15th century building. P...

9 Important Stories From 2016 You're Likely To Have Missed

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 27.12.2016 | UK

We might live in an ever-more connected world, but some news still seems to pass us by. And given this year’s wall-to-wall coverage of Brexit and th...

Real Life Leprechaun Steals $1.6m Pot Of Gold

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.12.2016 | UK

An opportunistic thief has been filmed waltzing off with a pot of gold worth $1.6m. Weighing 86lb, the bucket of gold flakes was clearly a heavy haul ...

Patti Smith Visits The Hist

Aaron Vallely | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Aaron Vallely

Smith has become a champion for outsiders, empowering them to be themselves and to discard the stereotypes of gender that have been foisted on younger generations. Historically changing, socially constructed labels that have insufficiently served people for decades.

How New Yorkers Are Using Post-Its To Oppose Donald Trump's Election Win

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK

Inspiring messages of love and hope have been written on Post-It notes and stuck to the walls of a New York station following Donald Trump’s electio...

My Experience As UK Youth Delegate To The UN General Assembly

Takyiwa Danso | Posted 17.10.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Takyiwa Danso

Young people have always been leading campaigns without the permission of world leaders. The only way to make this change sustainable is to establish strong partnerships with decision-makers across all levels and develop a mutual respect for youth voices.

Four Of The Most Valuable Lessons I Learned While Building A Business

James Connelly | Posted 03.10.2016 | UK
James Connelly

From an early age, I knew I'd have my own business. I just wasn't sure what it would be. Traditional schooling wasn't for me. At the time, I just couldn't see the value in learning things that had no place in the real world. The area of a trapezoid? Ask the architect, not me.

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...

The New York Chelsea Bombing Suspect Has Been Named

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 19.09.2016 | UK

Authorities have identified a man wanted in connection with a bomb which exploded in the Chelsea neighbourhood of Manhattan, New York and a pipe bomb ...

Glasgow Dentist’s Hijab Set On Fire As She Shopped In New York City

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.09.2016 | UK

A Scottish tourist wearing a hijab had the sleeve of her blouse set alight in New York, just hours before the city commemorated the victims lost in 9/...

Young, British, and Ambitious? Head to New York - Here's Why

Vincent Dignan | Posted 08.08.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Vincent Dignan

Came back to my apartment with dreams of blowing up, though the cockroaches in my Airbnb keep me grounded. This is for every British kid who wants to be someone. Go to New York.

Warner Bros. Studio Tour, Hollywood

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

I've always been a fan of classic films, film making in general has always been magical to me. And nowhere does it's history lie more deeply engrained than Hollywood. I remember watching the That's Entertainment series as a child and being completely entranced by the snapshot into the archives and insights into what happened behind the camera.

This Harry Potter-Themed Newborn Shoot Is Perfectly Timed

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 13.07.2016 | UK Parents

If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ll completely understand the impeccable timing of this adorable newborn photoshoot. Parents Katherine and Jess...

Man's Leg 'Blown Off' In Explosion In New York's Central Park

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 03.07.2016 | UK

WARNING: Contains graphic image. A young man is reported to have had his leg blown off in an explosion in New York's Central Park. Witnesses described...

LDN - An International City at the Top of Its Game?

Sam Tidswell-Norrish | Posted 02.06.2016 | UK
Sam Tidswell-Norrish

Recently, I read of a story about an African man who had been detained in prison in London's Wormwood Scrubs for a short period while his immigration ...

Sadiq Khan Vows To Visit US, Praises Hillary

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK Politics

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has signalled that he plans to visit the United States this year- before Donald Trump gets the chance to ban him from trave...

Body With 'Cement Shoes' Washes Up On Beach

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK

A body found on a Brooklyn beach earlier this week had feet that were encased in hardened concrete - an execution method best known from Hollywood fil...

Fashion Provocateurs: The New Photographer Making The Personal Political

Lou Mensah | Posted 25.04.2016 | UK Style
Lou Mensah

Then there are images that draw us in, over and above aesthetics. I wondered how the new generation of photographers, those with a timely political agenda, make a place for themselves at the visual pulpit?

Commuter's Rat Video Will Stop You From Ever Snoozing On The Train Again

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 30.03.2016 | UK

If you're prone to catching forty winks on your tube ride home, this video might make you think twice about nodding off again. In a video captured by ...