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Boxer Throws Table At Opponent During Bonkers Press Conference

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.07.2016 | Weird News

This wasn’t the usual posturing for a pre-fight boxing press conference. Oh no, heavyweight Dereck Chisora lifted the proceedings to a whole new lev...

I Am a "Them"

Carole Brody Fleet | Posted 11.22.2016 | Impact
Carole Brody Fleet

I am a "Them". I am one of "Those People". I have been for my entire life, It is who I am. You know what I mean. "Them". "Those People". As in, "We d...

Is it Time to Exit? 5 of the Most Exciting Emigration Destinations for Americans and British

Scott Taylor | Posted 11.14.2016 | World
Scott Taylor

Are you part of the 48% who voted remain in the EU referendum? Or maybe you're part of the 52% who voted for Hilary Clinton in the recent US election?...

96 Differences Between American And British Culture

Whitney Kay Bacon | Posted 09.28.2016 | Travel
Whitney Kay Bacon

Drinking alcohol profusely is encouraged at most work events and the rejoicing together the next day with a unanimous hangover.

Sorry Doesn't Seem To Be The Hardest Word

Rachel Hawkins | Posted 09.22.2016 | Entertainment
Rachel Hawkins

Sorry Elton John. Sorry Blue. And sorry to whoever else might have covered this song, but I'm afraid I'm going to have to disagree with you on someth...

Sport, disability and being set free

Pioneers for Change | Posted 08.30.2016 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

By: Sophia Warner As a Paralympic athlete I am always divided when it comes to whether or not there has been a positive change or 'legacy' from the...

Will Ireland Reunify After Brexit?

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

What will Northern Ireland do? Because if Scotland bolts, Ireland may actually unite once again as well. I have no idea what the chances of this actually happening really are, but the least you can say is that the chances would certainly be higher if Scotland does decide to go its own way.

Liliane Daoud: TV Star to Oblivion?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.30.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Liliane Daoud went from star of a show on Egyptian TV, to villain, to persona non-grata, to deportee in one fell swoop as the regime of President Abde...

Abraham Lincoln Predicted Brexit and Trump's Rise. Hillary Should Pay Attention

Ariel Moutsatsos | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Ariel Moutsatsos

On August the 21st, 1858 Abraham Lincoln said: Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail; without it nothing can succe...

All The Places Our Favorite British Royals Have Called Home

Glamour | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel

For Glamour, by Kim Fusaro. While Queen Elizabeth was celebrating 90 years over the weekend, we were digging through photo archives, checking out a...

Why This Muslim Muay Thai Fighter Is Launching A Line Of Sports Hijabs

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 06.15.2016 | Religion

Ruqsana Begum is one fierce lady. No, but really. Begum is a British Muay Thai champion who has won medals at both European and wo...

Summer Destination: Colonial Williamsburg

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 06.06.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

I was recently invited to serve on the board of the Colonial Williamsburg Art Museums. I had known of the museums since my time at Williams College a...

What It's Like To Be An Aussie-Brit-American Immigrant Actor In The Era of Trump

Kathryn Fray | Posted 06.02.2016 | Arts
Kathryn Fray

On average, I get asked about where I'm from about 10 times a day.

12 Contemporary British Novels We Can't Live Without

Off The Shelf | Posted 05.19.2016 | Books
Off The Shelf

By Caitlin Kleinschmidt | Off the Shelf As a lifelong Anglophile, I have worshipped at the altar of Austen, Brontë, and Dickens ever since I receive...

How Far Would You Go to Help a Stranger?

Off The Shelf | Posted 05.10.2016 | Books
Off The Shelf

By Marysue Rucci | Off the Shelf When I received the submission Little Bee by British author Chris Cleave in 2007 and read the first lines--"Most day...

Kissing your clients: the etiquette of workplace smooching

Barry Whyte | Posted 05.09.2016 | Business
Barry Whyte

British people excel at making the most innocent of situations awkward. It's our national pastime. As such, the simple act of saying 'hello' to a visi...

Ricky Gervais Is a Nice Guy

Robert Peterpaul | Posted 12.29.2016 | Entertainment
Robert Peterpaul

Ricky Gervais isn't fooling me. Whether you know the British entertainer for creating the widely popular series The Office or for crudely calling o...

India Says Queen Elizabeth Should Keep Famed Jewel

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 04.19.2016 | World

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India should relinquish its claim to a huge diamond it has fought for decades to get back from the British, the government told ...

The Barbaric Murder of Asad Shah Will Set a Dangerous Precedent, Muslims Need to Condemn Tanveer Ahmad's Statement to Prevent Further Incidents

Atif Rashid | Posted 04.13.2016 | Religion
Atif Rashid

Ahmadiyya Muslim Mosque, Glasgow As the Glasgow community came together in the aftermath of Asad Shah's murder, some elements of the Muslim communi...

Take Your Selfies Now, Britain's Red Phone Boxes Face Uncertain Future

The Huffington Post | Riley Arthur | Posted 03.18.2016 | Travel

England has something for everyone: the tudor home of Shakespeare, a football match at Manchester United, even the small chance of spotting the royal ...

Downton Abbey Left Us; 6 Ways It Lives On

Laura A Boggs | Posted 03.16.2016 | Entertainment
Laura A Boggs

My relationship with Downton is complicated -- as a nerdy Masterpiece TV regular-type, I happened to catch the pilot, not having heard any buzz, British or otherwise.

Lady Leshurr Debuts Her Queen Speech in NYC

Salvatore Bono | Posted 02.08.2017 | New York
Salvatore Bono

Welcome to the table one that will soon be the new Queen of hip-hop if she stays the course -- Lady Leshurr.

The Faithful Shopper: Protect Your Exclusive Extremities

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 01.28.2017 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

As much as I adore the unseasonably mild winter, it is finally time to weather the streets of the City and protection and warmth are key. That doesn't...

Forensic Facts From the Fatal Franklin Expedition

Garry Rodgers | Posted 01.19.2017 | Science
Garry Rodgers

The 1845 expedition led by Sir John Franklin to find the Northwest Passage was one of the biggest disasters in exploration history.

'A Decent Bomber' -- Alexander McNabb's Irish Thriller

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 01.04.2017 | Books
Magda Abu-Fadil

Alexander McNabb's hot adventure "A Decent Bomber" for a change wasn't set in the Arab world, but managed, in its Irish venue, to tie back to the region he's used as a backdrop for earlier novels.