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Gordon Ramsay Will Cook You Some Trash At This New Restaurant

The Huffington Post | Sarah Grossman | Posted 01.17.2017 | Impact

World-renowned chefs are gathering to cook up fancy meals made from an unconventional ingredient: food waste. Chef Dan Barber, owner of Blue Hill r...

News Roundup for January 16, 2017

Outspeak | Posted 01.16.2017 | HuffPost Live 321
Outspeak

Start your week off right with Outspeak's news roundup.

Trump Says Merkel Made A 'Catastrophic Mistake' With Refugee Policy

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 01.15.2017 | World

LONDON/BERLIN, Jan 15 (Reuters) - U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said in a newspaper interview published on Sunday that German Chancellor Angela Me...

This Café Will Give You A Free Meal If You Work Out For 6 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 01.11.2017 | Taste

A European gym and fitness provider is offering patrons a delicious deal at their new pop-up café: work out and get a free meal. At the “Run For Yo...

Did You Know That You Can Ride Without Traffic Your Bike From Paris To London?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 01.10.2017 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Yeap, you read right: Paris to London on a bicycle.

Cops Write Super-Friendly Letter To Wanted Woman

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 01.06.2017 | Crime

This letter from cops in England may be the most polite notice ever to a suspected criminal. Kingston Police, in southwest London, penned the friendly...

Here Are The Most Breathtaking New Year's Eve Fireworks From Around The World

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 01.03.2017 | World

At the stroke of midnight, revelers around the world welcomed the new year with a bang. Breathtaking fireworks lit up the night skies from the Las Veg...

Discovering In Parenthesis

Craig K. Comstock | Posted 12.25.2016 | Arts
Craig K. Comstock

A traveling fellowship had brought me after college to London. My roommate there, a young civil servant, son of a Cambridge don, and a reader of Persi...

Trade Unwanted Christmas Presents For Burgers

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 12.16.2016 | Business

It’s a flame-grilled twist on re-gifting. Burger King customers in Miami Beach, London and Brazil can bring unwanted Christmas presents to select st...

Dear Santa - My Travel Wishlist

William D. Chalmers | Posted 12.15.2016 | Travel
William D. Chalmers

The Twelve Days of Christmas are upon us. And I, like a lot of kids, wrote to Santa Claus every year. My Christmas wishes were usually fulfilled (Spoi...

Sport and Society for Arete-'Tis the Season for Bowling

Richard Crepeau | Posted 12.14.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

Every year at this time the college football world is blessed with a deluge of bowl games, and every year it is certain that there could not be any pl...

An Open Letter To Border Officials

Fatima Zaman | Posted 12.14.2016 | Politics
Fatima Zaman

It's time to speak up -- the quiet scrutiny of one group of people has to stop and we need to challenge the underlying, indirect, intentional, unintentional and sometimes well intended, racism and xenophobia that acutely drives these situations.

In Any Country, Friendship and Love Are Universal

Honey Good | Posted 12.12.2016 | Fifty
Honey Good

What do Nice, France, London, England, Sheldon Good and you, my readers, have to do with my feelings about relationships? Read my musings... Nice is ...

The Royal Family Is Ready For Your Awkward Office Holiday Party

The Huffington Post | Elyse Wanshel | Posted 12.12.2016 | Style

This is royally awesome. Madame Tussauds London unveiled seasonal versions of royal wax figures on Tuesday, dressing members of the British royal fami...

Robert Rauschenberg Retrospective at Tate Modern, London (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 12.01.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

The exhibition Robert Rauschenberg at Tate Modern in London is the first posthumous retrospective and the most comprehensive survey of the American ar...

Frieze Sculpture Park 2016 (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 11.30.2016 | Arts
VernissageTV

Selected by Clare Lilley (Yorkshire Sculpture Park), the Frieze Sculpture Park 2016 features 19 major artists. These are Nairy Baghramian, Fernando Ca...

How a One Day London Stopover Helped Me Conquer 'FOMO'

Nicole Leigh West | Posted 11.29.2016 | Travel
Nicole Leigh West

The stopover. A little bit of stolen time before launching into your next travel adventure. At first, it seems like a beautiful bonus, to tick one mor...

Sex Pistols Manager's Son Torches Punk Memorabilia Worth Millions

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 11.29.2016 | Entertainment

LONDON - Piles of punk music memorabilia went up in flames on a river barge in London on Saturday in a protest against the way the once rebellious gen...

The World's Biggest Lego Store Opens, And Everything Is Awesome

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.18.2016 | Travel

If you’re looking to flee the U.S. for any reason, we’d recommend London as the perfect place to “lego” of all your cares. The world’s large...

Black Women Are Changing Narratives In Europe

Mariéme Jamme | Posted 11.09.2016 | Black Voices
Mariéme Jamme

Change is happening as women of color take the center stage in Europe to curate the most electric and powerful cultural events, we have ever seen in r...

At Least 7 Dead And Over 50 Injured As London Tram Overturns

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 11.09.2016 | World

LONDON, Nov 9 (Reuters) - At least seven people were killed and more than 50 injured when a tram overturned on Wednesday morning in south London, poli...

Aleppo Activists Stage Gruesome Protest At London's Russian Embassy

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 11.03.2016 | World

At first glance, London’s Russian Embassy appeared to be spewing out a grisly river of human limbs on Thursday afternoon. A group of 25 peaceful act...

How 23 Year Old Noor Tagouri and British Muslim Youth Raised Over £230,000 for Syria (Photo Essay)

Atif Choudhury | Posted 11.03.2016 | Impact
Atif Choudhury

Yahya's last answer was a sobering reminder that what we accomplished was remarkable-indeed I had never quite witnessed something like that in my life. Yet it was a drop in the bucket to what is ever-desperately needed-and what people suffering in Syria and around the world deserve.

France Moves Calais Child Migrants As Row With Britain Simmers

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 11.02.2016 | World

CALAIS, France, Nov 2 (Reuters) - France moved hundreds of child migrants from the site of a demolished camp to reception centers across the country o...

Tales of a Last Supper on Fiji

Bob Schulman | Posted 11.01.2016 | Travel
Bob Schulman

Dancers reenact wars between cannibal tribes. In the summer of 1867 Methodist missionary Thomas Baker made the history books when he became the last ...