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Video: Bell of Hope rings on 8th anniversary of 9/11

NewYorkology | NewYorkology | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Bell of Hope was rung at St. Paul's Chapel today at 8:46 a.m., marking the moment eight years ago when the first plane hit the World Trade Center....

Netanyahu, Mitchell fail to reach deal on settlements

Haaretz. | Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Middle East envoy George Mitchell failed to reach an agreement on the issue of West Bank settlements during...

British Royal Family Concerned After Queen Elizabeth II Beheads 7 Tourists

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LONDON—Sources close to the British royal family confirmed Tuesday that relatives of Queen Elizabeth II have privately expressed feelings of......

Piers Adam: London's Nightlife King

ASMALLMAGAZINE. | ASMALLMAGAZINE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Mahiki is a popular hangout for Princes William and Harry A long-standing fixture on the London social scene, Piers Adam, owner of hot spots Mahiki, ...

Becoming a Green Girl

Charlotte Safavi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Charlotte Safavi

I resolve to march again soon. Because I can. Because I want Iranian women to be able to do so safely. Because I want to take my American son to Iran one day.

World's Largest Car Sharing Club Zipcar Offers 20 Hybrid Vehicles and 1 EV in UK

AllAboutElectric | AllCarsElectric | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Zipcar, the world's largest car club sharing operator has teamed up with the Westminster City Council in central London to offer its car sharing membe...

New Wave of Violence Against Iraqi Gays

GroundReport.com | GroundReport.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Rights advocate speaks of an "extraordinarily brutal campaign", saying hundreds may have been killed in last few months. By IWPR trainees in Baghdad (...

An Open Digital Iraq Inquiry

William Perrin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
William Perrin

There is an opportunity to follow the Obama model and redefine open-ness and transparency using the internet.

Come home, Tsvangirai tells expats

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

On the eve of a major speech by the Zimbabwean Prime Minister, Morgan Tsvangirai, in London today, a leading human rights activist has appealed to Bri...

Bomb kills soldier as death toll rises to 168

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The latest officer to be killed in action during an operation in southern Afghanistan was named yesterday by defence officials as Lieutenant Paul Merv...

First Lady's Surprise Visit to London

First Lady of Style | First Lady of Style | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

While President Obama returned to the U.S. yesterday, the First Lady and the girls made an unannounced trip to London. Here, Michelle Obama is pictur...

Michelle Obama In London With Daughters For Surprise Visit (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

First lady Michelle Obama, daughters Sasha and Malia and mom Marian Robinson continued their girls' tour of Europe with a surprise stop in London on M...

Thomas B. Edsall

Obama Could Be Handed First Legislative Defeat Due To Anti-War Liberals

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama, who has suffered relatively few setbacks in the Democratic-controlled Congress, has allowed one key administration bill -- the $96.7 ...

Product v. Process Journalism: The Myth of Perfection v. Beta Culture

Jeff Jarvis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jeff Jarvis

The latest assault by the New York Times on bloggers reveals as much about the Times and the culture of classical journalism as it does about bloggers.

Even Your Friends are Enemies

Joe the Trader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Joe the Trader

A couple of months ago I had lost out on a job to someone I knew. While it stung, at least I found out who my competition was after the fact. Now I was sitting across the table from my competitor -- who was also my friend.

SAG -- Just Say No? [UPDATED]

Richard Schiff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Richard Schiff

There isn't a producer in Hollywood who can look you in the eye and keep a straight face while telling you this contract is fair and right.

Tesla To Open Seven Dealerships This Summer

AllAboutElectric | AllCarsElectric | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Tesla Motors has confirmed that they will open seven new regional sales and services centers this summer. The new stores will be located in New York,...

Anti-Apartheid Movement : 50th Anniversary

The Independent | Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

It has been half a century since the Anti-Apartheid Movement was formed in London to campaign against the racially motivated marginalisation black peo...

2012 Lotus Esprit: Powered by Lexus?

The Car Connection | CarConnection | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A new Lotus Esprit is in the works, and reports suggest that like the Evora coupe, the Esprit will get its power from Toyota. Last year, we brought yo...

A Strategy to Alleviate Anger.

The Happiness Project | The Happiness Project | Posted 11.17.2011 | Home

One of my personal major, constant happiness challenges is trying to deal constructively with feelings of anger and irritability. Yesterday morning, m...

Lessons from the Cambridge Union for the British House of Commons

Stephen Parkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Stephen Parkinson

The search for a successor to British Speaker of the House, Michael Martin, has brought into focus the debating skills of our current crop of politicians.

Massive Offshore UK Wind Farm Gets Green Light From Investors

Dygest.net | Dygest.net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Denmark's DONG Energy, Germany-based E.ON (OTC: EONGY) and the United Arab Emirates-based Masdar aren't just building an offshore wind farm. The conso...

Marin Software Raises $13M to Help Brands Manage Paid Search Campaigns

Dygest.net | Dygest.net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Marin Software, which offers software to advertisers and agencies to manage ad campaigns across search engines, has raised another $13 million in a th...

London July 7 Attacks: 3 Cleared Of Aiding Bombers

Press Association | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Three men were today cleared of helping the 7 July bombers plan their attacks by carrying out a reconnaissance mission in London....

The Swine Flu Crisis Lays Bare the Meat Industry's Monstrous Power

Dygest.net | Dygest.net | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

For years now global health experts have been warning that a flu pandemic was overdue - a new strain would emerge to which there is little immunity ca...