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London Olympics 2012 and the Gold Goes to... the Food!!!

Karine Bakhoum | Posted 10.02.2012 | Home
Karine Bakhoum

My first visit to London was back in 1984 when I was a student at the American University in Paris (AUP) and it was anything but positive. Memorable, ...

Biking Abroad: What Cycling Laws Say Overseas

EuroCheapo | Posted 11.28.2012 | Travel
EuroCheapo

What can you expect to pay if you get accused of pedaling through a red light? The answers are sometimes surprising and sometimes ambiguous.

Your Start-Up Life: Why Diversity and Freedom Are Good For Business

Rana Florida | Posted 11.26.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

Frank Toskan tends to shy away from the media and rarely boasts about his success, even though he was responsible for opening some 300 MAC Cosmetics stores worldwide in just 15 years. This is the first in-person interview he's granted in more than 15 years.

Gramophone Awards 2012 - A Chat with James Jolly

Albert Imperato | Posted 11.24.2012 | Arts
Albert Imperato

On September 27, Gramophone magazine -- often called the bible of the classical music recording industry -- will host its annual awards ceremony in London.

London Fashion Week Round Up (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 11.21.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

London Fashion Week has become synonymous with innovative design and stand out collections, with London recently being voted, for the second year running, the most watched and read fashion capital in the world.

Jose Pizarro's Spanish Revolution

John Gregory-Smith | Posted 11.19.2012 | Taste
John Gregory-Smith

There is a Spanish food revolution happing in London and leading the pack is Jose Pizarro. Last year, he opened Jose Tapas, an authentic tapas and sherry bar, and followed it up with a sit down restaurant called Pizarro.

Olympians: Higher, Faster, Stronger

Jay Tavare | Posted 11.18.2012 | Sports
Jay Tavare

Above all the glory and the unfulfilled dreams, is the higher purpose of the Olympic Games. For 17 days, the world's nations put away their differences and political and religious issues in order to meet in an arena of competition where winning is not the only goal.

The Phelps Family's Best of London

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 11.10.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

Now that the 2012 Summer Olympics are over, Michael Phelps' family shares their travel tips, highlights of their London trip and some personal photos.

Root for Team USA: Paralympic Highlights

Bonnie St. John | Posted 09.08.2012 | Sports
Bonnie St. John

There's still time to enjoy some of the most amazing feats of athletic achievement: The London Paralympics 2012! As a winner of 3 Paralympic medals, I know firsthand the dedication to training and perseverance required to compete at this level of sport.

Need A Hug?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.05.2012 | Small Business

You can't deny it. Nothing you can do will stop it. Winter is coming. For some, combatting the cold weather and lonely feelings that winter can bri...

Treating Homeless People as Consumers

Mark Horvath | Posted 11.03.2012 | Impact
Mark Horvath

Broadway just may be the first homeless services organization that I know of to actually empower homeless people with social media.

Why One Man Hates Shopping

Alexander Walters | Posted 11.03.2012 | Style
Alexander Walters

It's a Saturday afternoon and, having told me that my wardrobe is a little "tired", my girlfriend decides to take me shopping in Shoreditch. We go to a store called A.P.C. It's French, which is apparently justification for charging £75 for a t-shirt. 

Shakespeare's Beloved Characters Storm London

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 08.30.2012 | Arts

This week, Shakespeare’s most famous characters are storming the streets of London. At various landmarks scattered around the city, unsuspecting...

PHOTOS: Visiting Homes Of Historic Brits Near London

Posted 08.30.2012 | Travel

Visiting the homes of artists, writers, politicians and royalty is a rewarding way of gaining an insight into their private lives. Southeast Engla...

8 Ways To View London From Above

Viator | Posted 10.26.2012 | Travel
Viator

From the famous dome of St. Paul's Cathedral to the countless riverside attractions or the looming monuments of Trafalgar Square and Buckingham Palace, London has no shortage of photo-worthy landmarks.

Julian Assange Embassy Controversy Simmers Down

Reuters | Posted 10.25.2012 | Media

* President Correa says 'unfortunate incident' over * WikiLeaks founder Assange still trapped in building By Girish Gupt...

Olympic Notes -- Looking Backward and Forward

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 10.21.2012 | Comedy
Jeffrey Shaffer

I named my downstairs sofa 'Olympic Workout.' So when people phoned and asked what I was doing I could truthfully say "I'm devoting a lot of time to my Olympic Workout."

Yoko Ono at the Serpentine Gallery, London

Artwrit | Posted 10.20.2012 | Arts
Artwrit

Installation shot, Serpentine Gallery. By Matthew Steinbrecher. Read the full version of the text on Artwrit.com. Now in her eighties, Yoko Ono crea...

Hiking The World's Urban Jungles

George Hobica | Posted 10.18.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

From the fringes of New York to the heart of steamy Singapore, nature is everywhere you're not looking in some of Earth's most notoriously crowded big cities.

Rod Sheard on Designing the Olympic Stadium and Sustainability (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 10.17.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

Common consensus holds that a building of a certain scale, unless something extreme occurs, tends to be an unchanging landmark. Not so, according to R...

PHOTOS: 10 Fantastic Day Trips From London

Historvius | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
Historvius

With some of the most diverse history in the world, the region is packed full of options.

PHOTOS: Great Overnight Trips From London

Oyster | Posted 10.17.2012 | Travel
Oyster

Here's a list of our top picks for overnight trips, all less than a two-hour flight from London. Start packing!

Astronauts Watched London Olympics From Space

Posted 08.15.2012 | Science

By: SPACE.com Staff Published: 08/14/2012 07:35 AM EDT on SPACE.com The six astronauts living aboard the International Space Station are making ...

Dennis Morris on Bob Marley and Flirting His Way to a Good Photograph (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 10.14.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

For renowned music photographer Dennis Morris; taking that legendary picture all comes down to timing: "Photography, the essence of it, will always be...

How I Became Homeless... and How I Got Out

LearnVest | Posted 10.14.2012 | Women
LearnVest

I was once homeless, but I am not hopeless.