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PHOTOS: Hurricane Sandy Now and Then

The Huffington Post | Tahira Mirza, Elliot Wagland | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK

Hurricane Sandy hit the Northeastern coast of America exactly a year ago today affecting 24 states, taking 285 lives and estimated damages amounted to...

Art Meets Fashion: BLK DNM x Gardar Eide Einarsson SS14

Kate Lawson | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Kate Lawson

The SS14 collection for women and men continues its modern interpretation of key basics - denim, leather, knitwear and tailoring - but this time with the introduction of print in the form of graphic word art by Einarsson.

Teen Caught 'Shoplifting', With Dead Baby In Bag

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

A teen arrested for shoplifting in a Victoria's Secret store was carrying a dead foetus in her shopping bag, police discovered. Tiona Rodriguez, 17...

LOOK: 'Skinniest Skyscraper Ever' Planned For New York

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK Tech

A new residential tower planned for New York may be able to lay claim to the title of skinniest skyscraper in the world. Despite being 411.5 metres...

Top 5 Iconic US Tourist Spots

Stephen M. Baker | Posted 14.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Stephen M. Baker

I noticed recently that it was Christopher Columbus Day and so asked my work colleagues what they considered to be the most iconic tourist spots in America. Here's our top 5! How many have you seen?

This Stall Was Selling REAL Banksy Prints

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

Banksy rip-offs are ten a-penny, so browsers at an art stall could have been forgiven for thinking the spray painted images sold by an anonymous middl...

Is This The Most Traumatic Toilet Experience Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2013 | UK

Many have had traumatic experiences on the toilet. But one man has been left afraid to flush after a seemingly innocent toilet exploded in his face af...

Schott to the Heart

Ravi Grewal | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ravi Grewal

The Schott brand has been around for a while, 100 years, to be precise. In recent years, however, the label has sunk below the radar.

Autumn US Squash Tour Well Underway

James Willstrop | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

Our job as world players was hopefully to add to the momentum a little and to inspire one or two of the kids there. I hope we gave them a good match. We certainly had a happy stay. The US Open begins in Philadelphia on Friday...

News Punch: New York Pumpkin Theft / Geldof Says The World Is Ending

Marc Paterson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Marc Paterson

October, millions of us are trying to quit smoking, Peter Higgs has won the Nobel Prize for Physics and Halloween is just around the corner, as are th...

Thoughts on America From a 21st Century British Pioneer... or How to Launch a UK Brand in the USA

Laura Tenison MBE | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Tenison MBE

Twenty years ago, when I started JoJo at a kitchen table, I would never have imagined taking a day trip to follow up on a first meeting with Bloomingdale's as I have just done. I only thought as far as the next wages bill or supplier payment run.

The Elephant March

Elaine Ross | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK
Elaine Ross

Friday 4th October 2013 will be an historic day. I know this because it cannot not be. In some ways it's just simple predictive history, in others it's a stirring, a surge or the tremors that result in a tsunami. Either way, it will be an historic day. For on this day that thing will happen that pushes a wedge of change, whether it be in the corridors or power or in the thoughts of the individual.

Prince Harry Has A Dig At Wills During Fundraising Event

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.11.2013 | UK

Prince William and Harry became stockbrokers for the day to raise money in memory of people who died in the September 11 attacks on New York's twin to...

Care Bears and Nepenthe: Exclusive Q&A with Julianna Barwick

J.L. Sirisuk | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Entertainment
J.L. Sirisuk

The music of Julianna Barwick transcends the expression of emotion evoked purely from language. The Brooklyn based, Louisiana born artist creates a lush and magically hypnotizing universe of sound by looping her voice into a layered and emotionally compelling world of melody.

Escape to Sizzling September Food Festivals | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Summer is almost over, and the nights are looming ever nearer: when September rolls round, many of us are already seeking to escape the onslaught of a British autumn. But whether you're in the mood for a short city break, or fancy a longer, luxurious getaway, why not make the most of the September harvest while on holiday?

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.

Travel Tips - What to Pack, How to Pack

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 30.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Akeela Bhattay

It's not easy to pick and choose from your wardrobe at home, but the sacrifice will be appreciated once you're travelling - I have to remind myself of this every time I travel.

LOOK: Amazing Google Street View Pic Of Space Shuttle

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2013 | UK Tech

If you attach some hi-tech panoramic cameras to your car and endeavour to map the entire planet you're bound to see some pretty amazing things. As ...

WATCH: Alec Baldwin Loses It

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Alec Baldwin has been in another scuffle with a photographer. The former '30 Rock' star was snapped pushing a pap over the bonnet of a parked car i...

No Race in New Jersey? 'It's Like Donington All Over Again!'

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.10.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

According to Christian Sylt, for CNN, Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has claimed the New Jersey Grand Prix is off for 2014. The race organizers appa...

New York Taxi Crash Victim 'Remains Optimistic'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK

Tourist Sian Green's foot severed in taxi horror 'I don't want to drive a cab any more' A British tourist who lost her foot after a taxi cab mou...

'When I Saw Her Leg I Just Froze'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

The New York taxi driver who ploughed into British tourist Sian Green, 23, has said he “doesn’t want to drive a cab anymore”. Mohammed Faysal...

'I Will Not Let This Ruin My Life'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK

A British tourist who lost her foot after a taxi cab mounted a kerb in New York has defiantly said she will not let the incident ruin her life. Sia...

'We Are Devastated': Father Of British Woman Whose Foot Was Severed Flies To Her Bedside

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK

The father of a British tourist whose foot was severed by a runaway taxi, is preparing to fly to New York to comfort his daughter. Sian Green was ...

British Tourist's Foot Severed By Runaway New York Taxi

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK

UPDATE 'We Are Devastated': Father Of British Woman Whose Foot Was Severed Flies To Her Bedside A British tourist has lost her left foot after a ta...