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Americana Blues Meets Italian Jazz: Chris Rundle Band's Debut Album, Cave Sessions

Jeff Biggers | Posted 02.12.2016 | Entertainment
Jeff Biggers

With an infectious rolling groove led by the double bass, British bluesman Chris Rundle eases into Ray Bonneville's "Under the Bridge" with a natural and deceptively effortless sound on his debut album, "Cave Sessions."

Life Lessons From a Learned Man: 10 Minutes With Outgoing Israeli Ambassador to the U.K. Daniel Taub

Leah Stern | Posted 08.21.2015 | World
Leah Stern

Daniel himself (he eschews formalisms and prefers to be addressed by his first name) admits to a great sense of accomplishment, as relations between the U.K. and Israel are probably as good and as strong as they have ever been.

Images Matter: ISIL Knew That

Michelle Kraus | Posted 11.14.2014 | Politics
Michelle Kraus

Images do matter and again the terrorists understand their insidious power. Social media was not meant for this.

PHOTOS: SamCam Plays Manicurist

The Huffington Post | Ellie Krupnick | Posted 12.12.2011 | Style

First Lady duties include lots of public speaking, smiling and shaking hands. But giving manicures? That's a new one. Samantha Cameron added beauti...

British Theme Parks Fit For The Queen

The Huffington Post | Wendy Gould | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel

Theme parks in England offer more than just thrilling rides and entertainment. Because of England's long history, many of the country's theme parks al...

U.S. Enables Pakistan's Oppression of Balochistan

Michael Hughes | Posted 07.05.2011 | World
Michael Hughes

The Pakistani state has misused billions in U.S. military aid and has used U.S. military hardware to oppress the Baloch people on a daily basis.

Black Friday Blues

Alexia Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Alexia Parks

What makes us happy? Shopping until we drop? Or dropping out of the feeding frenzy taking place at "Big Box" stores, and focusing on the basics? These...

Did BP Seek Lockerbie Bomber's Release? U.S. Senators Seek Probe Of Al-Megrahi Emancipation

AP | By MATTHEW LEE | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP)-- The four senators from New Jersey and New York are asking the State Department to investigate whether oil giant BP played a role in ...

UK Debate: Gordon Brown, David Cameron, Nick Clegg Appear In Britain's First Televised Debate

AP | PAISLEY DODDS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Iraq Corruption: 50 New Fraud Investigations Involving Americans In $150 Billion Program

New York Times | JAMES GLANZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Investigators looking into corruption involving reconstruction in Iraq say they have opened more than 50 new cases in six months by scrutinizing large...

Can Cheese Affect The Way You Sleep?

Deborah Jiang-Stein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Jiang-Stein

When the British Cheese Board issued their 2005 study about the effect of cheese on sleep, who knew we'd snooze better after a snack on a slice of Cheddar or Stilton?

Adeel Ayub, British Supermarket Worker, Accused Of Licking Chicken (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Adeel Ayub, a British supermarket worker accused of filming himself licking a frozen chicken in the store where he had worked, has been jailed for cau...

British Nursery "Sex Attack" Investigated

BBC NEWS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A female nursery worker has been arrested in connection with an alleged sexual assault of a child in her care....

Chilcott Iraq Inquiry: Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair's Communications Chief, Defends Dossier

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Spinmaster Alastair Campbell told the Iraq Inquiry on Tuesday that former Prime Minister Tony Blair's team has nothing to apologize for...

RBS ATM Withdrawals Were Monitored Hourly During Banking Crisis

The Guardian | Jill Treanor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

City watchdogs were monitoring cash withdrawals from Royal Bank of Scotland every hour during the height of the banking crisis, the Guardian can revea...

Iran releases 5 British sailors detained at sea

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran freed five British sailors detained last week when their racing yacht drifted accidentally into Iranian waters in the Persia...

Britain releases UFO documents

The Associated Press | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LONDON -- The deputy commander of a U.S. Air Force base in England was baffled by what he'd seen: bright, pulsing lights in the night sky. Britain'...

Chris Lewis, Cricket Star, "Carried Cocaine Into Britain Thinking It Was Fruit Juice"

Times Online | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chris Lewis, the former England cricketer, smuggled cocaine into Britain thinking it was fruit juice, he told a court today. ...

It's Time to Catch Up With Britain: Crufts, the AKC, the BBC, and USA Network

Bruce Friedrich | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bruce Friedrich

It's time that the U.S. catches up with Britain's animal welfare standards. If breeders want something to manipulate and deform within an inch of their lives, they should take up bonsai.

NATO Mired In Stalemate With Afghanistan's Taliban

Times Online | Michael Evans, Defence Editor, Tom Coghlan in Kabul and James Bone in New York | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Britain and her Nato allies in Afghanistan are stuck in a stalemate with the Taleban, David Miliband, the Foreign Secretary, admitted yesterday. Hi...