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Lindsay Lohan Claims She Was Profiled While Wearing A Headscarf

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.21.2017 | Entertainment

Lindsay Lohan alleges she was profiled at London’s Heathrow Airport on Monday while wearing a headscarf. The actress, who has been reading and stud...

Black Lives Matter Protesters Block Road To Europe's Busiest Airport

Reuters | Rebecca Falconer | Posted 08.05.2016 | Home

LONDON (Reuters) - Ten people were arrested on Friday after protesters from the British arm of the “Black Lives Matter” movement blocked the main ...

A Drone May Have Struck A Passenger Jet For The First Time

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 04.18.2016 | Home

British Airways pilots said their aircraft was hit by a drone while approaching London's Heathrow Airport on Sunday afternoon. Police are investigatin...

This Syrian Couple's New Year's Reunion Is Even More Beautiful Than It Seems

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 01.07.2016 | Good News

This couple's reunion was joyous, and their journey to get to where they are will leave you in tears. Razan Alakraa, who uses the Twitter handler @tw...

Kuwait Airways Drops U.S.-London Route So It Doesn't Have To Fly Israelis

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.18.2015 | Home

Kuwait Airways has ceased flying between New York's Kennedy International Airport and London's Heathrow Airport over a disagreement with U.S. official...

Pilot Suffered 'Military Strength' Laser Strike In Eye During Landing

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.24.2015 | Crime

A pilot for British Airways was left partially blinded and unable to work after a "military strength" laser beam was shone into his eye as he prepared...

On Nothing Particularly Dignified or Newsworthy

Yara Zgheib | Posted 05.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Yara Zgheib

Hugh Grant once said in a movie that whenever his character got gloomy with the state of the world, he thought about the arrivals gate at Heathrow Air...

Take A Look At The Airport Of The Future

CNN | Eoghan Macguire and Inez Torre | Posted 12.04.2013 | Travel

What will the airport of the future look like? We've compiled some of the most exciting projects currently in the works alongside of futuristic develo...

Airport's Dedication To Assisting Man With Autism Will Floor You

The Huffington Post | Megan Griffo | Posted 09.26.2013 | Good News

Aaran Stewart is a 21-year-old man with severe autism and obsessive compulsive disorder. He has difficulty dealing with change. This should make trave...

Miranda Is Not a One-Off; it Happened to Me

Leah McGrath Goodman | Posted 10.30.2013 | Home
Leah McGrath Goodman

Before David Miranda was detained for nine hours at London's Heathrow Airport, there was me.

The TARDIS Has Landed

Posted 07.16.2013 | TV

The "Doctor Who" TARDIS has landed at Heathrow. BBC and Heathrow have teamed up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Doctor Who." “In its 50th A...

Even Heathrow's Getting In On The Royal Baby Action

Posted 07.11.2013 | Travel

Now you don't have to be a British subject to snag your piece of commemorative gear. As baby watch kicks into high gear as the former Kate Middleton's...

Will the Star Alliance Terminal Make Passengers Feel Like Royals?

Christine Negroni | Posted 08.24.2013 | Travel
Christine Negroni

If faster and easier connections in a brand new terminal makes passengers feel like royalty, well there's something to be said for that.

Heathrow Hires Santa

Posted 12.03.2012 | Travel

Heathrow Airport is taking Christmas to the extreme this year, surprising 24 randomly-chosen passengers with luxury gifts including his and her watche...

Fast-Track Passport Checks For The Rich

Posted 09.18.2012 | Travel

Plans are being discussed by the UK Border Agency to offer fast-track passport lanes to speed up wait for passengers of "high value" to the airlines o...

Stowaway Plummets To Ground Near London Heathrow

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 09.11.2012 | Home

Residents in a tony London neighborhood located in the Heathrow flight path woke up Sunday morning to find the mutilated body of a man who may have at...

Bags Drenched In Sewage At Heathrow

Posted 09.05.2012 | Travel

A burst pipe in Heathrow's Terminal 5 baggage hold Monday has left 100 bags soaked in raw sewage, The Independent reports. The owners of the bags ...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Heathrow Olympics!

Posted 07.27.2012 | Travel

Everyone's talking about the Olympics: Who will win what events? Will the Danny Boyle-directed opening ceremonies be that spectacular? But what of the...

Branson: Immigration Should Be 'Most Magical, Wonderful Thing'

Reuters | Posted 09.08.2012 | Travel

By Rhys Jones FARNBOROUGH, England, July 9 (Reuters) - Britain's economy will fall behind the rest of Europe unless London's capacity...

PHOTOS: The View From Heathrow's Control Tower

Kate Auletta | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel
Kate Auletta

We stood, whispering so as not to interfere with the nearby traffic controllers, looking out over the terminals, the Boeings, the Airbuses and, further out, Windsor Castle.

PHOTOS: Celebs Captured At Heathrow

Posted 11.01.2011 | Travel

Dennis Stone, Heathrow's longest-serving resident photographer, published a book of photographs of celebrities, politicians, and world leaders taken a...

Heathrow's New Writer In Residence

Andrew Burmon | Posted 10.03.2011 | Travel

Heathrow Airport is getting into the literary game. The hub announced on Wednesday that Tony Parsons, the popular English novelist and documentarian o...

A Bin Laden Prequel: Flying to Jordan the Day Hussein Was Captured

Julia Schwarz | Posted 07.07.2011 | Travel
Julia Schwarz

There's nothing worse than being woken up in the middle of a transatlantic flight. You're trying valiantly to adjust your biological clock to a new sc...

The Strip Diary, Epilogue: We'll Meet at the End of the Tour

Paul Bradley Carr | Posted 07.07.2011 | Travel
Paul Bradley Carr

There's probably no other city on earth in which a man wanting to stay an entire month would constitute headline news. How has 33 days in Las Vegas changed my opinion of the city?

WATCH: Flashback! Charles & Diana Open Heathrow's New Terminal

Posted 06.01.2011 | Travel

No April Fool's jokes here: Heathrow's Terminal 4 celebrates its 25th birthday on Friday. Back on April 1, 1986, Prince Charles and his then wife, Pri...