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My Talk with Peter the Cabbie

Rick Steves | Posted 07.29.2016 | Travel
Rick Steves

Travelers often struggle to find someone interesting to interview to better understand local issues. I find cabbies are a great resource. I was wonder...

Women Unite: This Week In Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 07.27.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Each week at The Pollination Project, we bring seven seed grant recipients to the center stage, shining a light on their passions to make the world a ...

The Global Design Post Top 25 Interior Design Blogs

Esther Dunbar-Cullum | Posted 07.11.2016 | HuffPost Home
Esther Dunbar-Cullum

The internet has made design better and more accessible to all of us and it is the bloggers who have helped make sense of it all. They discover and curate and share. They elevate designers and shine a light on their products.

Historic Belgium Treaty Could Save Afghanistan

Wahab Raofi | Posted 07.07.2016 | World
Wahab Raofi

World leaders and NATO allies at the 2016 Warsaw Summit can pledge their "long-term commitment to Afghanistan through the Enduring Partnership," but it won't change a thing.

Belgium Conducts Major Anti-Terror Raids

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 06.18.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, June 18 (Reuters) - Belgian prosecutors charged three men with terror offenses on Saturday following overnight raids that took place amid he...

Report: Belgian Police Receive Warning Of ISIS Cell Headed To Europe

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 06.15.2016 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgian police have received an anti-terror alert warning that a group of Islamic State fighters recently left Syria en route for...

Train Collision In Belgium Kills 3, Injures 40

Reuters | Adam Goldberg | Posted 06.05.2016 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A passenger train crashed into the back of a freight train in the eastern Belgian municipality of Saint-Georges-Sur-Meuse late on...

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Convincing 'Reason' to Listen to Selah Sue; A Day at the Lost Beach

Jon Chattman | Posted 06.03.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Five years ago, Belgian singer/songwriter Selah Sue broke out throughout Europe like a fake virus outbreak in a stale popcorn movie. Her debut went mu...

Belgians Pay Special Tribute To Dead Pets At Animal Funeral Home

The Huffington Post | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 05.26.2016 | World

Pet owners in Belgium mourning the loss of their deceased furry, scaly or feathered companions can grieve without ever really saying goodbye thanks to...

Brother Of Brussels Suicide Bomber To Compete For Belgium In Rio Olympics

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 05.21.2016 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Mourad Laachraoui, the brother of one of the Brussels suicide bombers, has won gold at the European Taekwondo Championships and i...

From Belgium, With Love

Collette Stohler | Posted 05.09.2016 | Travel
Collette Stohler

When I told people that I was going to Belgium, they looked at me like I had gone completely insane. "Are you crazy?," they asked. "It's not safe," th...

The Millennium Iconoclast Museum Is Elevating Street Art In Belgium

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

What is it about Brooklyn street art that is so appealing that one would curate the opening exhibition of a museum with it? Four pillars of the Ne...

Brussels City Guide: Welcome to the "Hellhole"

Matt Trezza | Posted 04.14.2016 | Travel
Matt Trezza

This past January, not too long after the devastating terror attacks in Paris, Donald Trump held forth to Fox Business' Maria Bartiromo about the thre...

Belgium Charges Paris, Brussels Attacks Suspects With Terrorism

Reuters | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.09.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, April 9 (Reuters) - Belgium's public prosecutor charged four men on Saturday with terrorist activity for their suspected roles in last month...

Eurotunes: Instrumental Folk CDs from European Artists

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 04.08.2016 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Wör. Photo by Tom Abeloos. Used by permission of Wör I'm continuing to write about some of the music I picked up this year at the annual Folk Alli...

Belgium Arrests Fugitive Paris Attacks Suspect

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.09.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, April 8 (Reuters) -- Belgian police detained two key suspects on Friday in the Islamic State attacks on Paris and Brussels as operations go ...

Belgium Releases New Footage Of Fugitive Brussels Bomber

Reuters | Eline Gordts | Posted 04.07.2016 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Belgian prosecutors appealed for help in finding a man suspected of leaving a bomb at Brussels Airport on March 22, saying they w...

Beyond Brussels: A Reflection

Dane Steele Green | Posted 04.06.2016 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

So. Another city bombed. What do we do now? Terrorists would not be terrorists if they warned everyone beforehand of their targets. There is nothing ...

Making Europe Safer

Jamil Jivani | Posted 04.05.2016 | World
Jamil Jivani

"I can bring my kids here" is a profound statement about the progress seen in the district of Borgerhout, located in Belgium's second-largest city, An...

Standing Up for Muslims in Our Community

Clyde Williams | Posted 04.05.2016 | New York
Clyde Williams

Once again, we have witnessed horrible acts of cowardice. Dozens have been killed in a terrorist attack in Brussels, the latest episode in a continuous cycle of senseless violence perpetrated by ISIS.

In 'Sign Of Hope,' Bombed Brussels Airport To Reopen Sunday

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 04.02.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, April 2 (Reuters) - Brussels Airport will partially reopen for passengers on Sunday, 12 days after suicide bombers destroyed its departure h...

Looking Beyond the Headlines in Molenbeek

Jamil Jivani | Posted 03.30.2016 | Politics
Jamil Jivani

Like many others, I never heard of Molenbeek prior to November 2015. I learned about this Brussels community in a whirlwind of media coverage about the Paris attacks.

Belgian Soccer Team Honors Brussels Bombing Victims With Special Tribute

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 03.30.2016 | Sports

Before a friendly match against Portugal on Tuesday, the Belgian national soccer team honored the victims of the Brussels attacks with a special tribu...

WATCH: How Belgium Became A Hotbed For Terrorism

The Huffington Post | Chantelle DMello | Posted 03.30.2016 | World

Mere hours after two deadly terrorist attacks rocked Belgium's capital, Brussels, the country's government and security branches faced harsh questions...

Brussels Attacks Death Toll Lowered To 32

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 03.29.2016 | World

BRUSSELS, March 29 (Reuters) - The number of people killed in last week's bombings at Brussels Airport and on a rush-hour metro train has been revised...