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Damien Hirst - The Great Divider (VIDEO) | Posted 06.05.2012 | Arts

Damien Hirst is the art world's Marmite. You love him, or you hate him. Many have lambasted the forty something British artist for his use of shock ta...

Stabbing At BlackBerry Event

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.04.2012 | Technology

A 37-year-old man is in critical condition after being stabbed in the neck with a broken beer bottle at a concert hosted by BlackBerry maker Research ...

Nick Hornby: Uniquely Referential (VIDEO) | Posted 09.27.2013 | Arts


Damien Hirst Retrospective at Tate Modern, London

VernissageTV | Posted 06.02.2012 | Arts

The exhibition spans two decades. On display are unseen early works as well as later works such as the famous shark in formaldehyde and the notorious diamond skull. Among the highlights is the piece "In and Out of Love" (1991), consisting of a room full of live butterflies.

Online Tools For Planning An Arts-Centered Vacation

Edward Schneider | Posted 06.02.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

I've used the web to research trips for years, but these useful resources are bound to be new to any but the most dogged and attentive traveler.

PHOTOS: Harry Potter Film Set Opens This Weekend

Posted 03.29.2012 | Travel

Harry Potter lives on ... at least in Hertfordshire, England. This weekend, Warner Bros. will open up the Leavesden studio sets to visitors, which...

PHOTOS: Three Restaurants Near Three Shows In London

Edward Schneider | Posted 05.29.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

When visiting London, we almost always eat late: after and preferably right near the theater. Here are three places we went during our March trip.

PHOTOS: Awesome Hotel Amenities: More Than Pringles And Cans Of Coke

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 05.29.2012 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

A look at some interesting hotel minibar items and in-room offerings you might not expect.

The Super-Rich Love This City...

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 03.29.2012 | Business

The British Royals aren't the only rich people that love London. The British capital is the most important city for the super-rich all over the gl...

Dog Mauls 5 Police Officers

AP | Posted 05.22.2012 | World

LONDON — A dog mauled five London police officers during a raid to arrest a man Thursday, officials said. Four of the officers sustained serious...

This Country Is Luxury's Latest Favorite

AP | YINKA IBUKUN | Posted 03.22.2012 | Business

LAGOS, Nigeria -- Glittering sapphire necklaces, designer suits against perfumed skin, the taste of freshly popped Champagne and the roar of a speedin...

Alfred Dunhill Engages With Shanghai Fashion Extravaganza

Jim Shi | Posted 01.01.2013 | Style
Jim Shi

In the wide range of offerings -- from super-soft cashmere cardigans and meticulously cut velvet jackets to signature flannel suits and fur-trimmed outerwear -- there was no lacking in brand identity. This was romanticism in its most masculine form.

Labor Campaign Calls on Olympic Brand Companies to Play Fair

Michelle Chen | Posted 05.21.2012 | World
Michelle Chen

The long-term effectiveness of this accord remains to be seen; the games are designed to maximize commercial profit and not long enough to bring a sea change in the global manufacturing system.

In Search of the Anti-Crisis: The Ultimate Yoga Experience in Paris

Vivian Norris | Posted 05.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Vivian Norris

Why do we need yoga now more than ever? Is it simply because people are more stressed out? We have been trained to become consumers first, humans second. We deeply need to rediscover another way of existing.

Mike Ballard - The Evolution of a Street Artist (VIDEO) | Posted 05.19.2012 | Arts

Mike Ballard is a hard artist to categorise. Having started out in graffiti and street art, Ballard also dabbled in music production, often citing the...

Centenarian To Carry Olympic Torch

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.19.2012 | World

She may not clock anything close to a world-record time, but Diana Gould is already the most famous runner of the 2012 Olympics. Mrs. Dinah Gould, who...

Get to Know: Life In Film (VIDEO) | Posted 05.15.2012 | Arts

"Working with Stephen was great, we just told him to make us sound like The Smiths," jokes guitarist Edward. By the sound of things to come, it looks like Life In Film should get used to living life in the spotlight.

If You Can Make It Here , You Can Make It Anywhere

Posted 03.13.2012 | Business

If you can make it in New York, you should be able to make it anywhere. That's because the Big Apple is the most competitive city in the world, at...

The World's Most Competitive City Is...

Posted 03.13.2012 | World

The most competitive city in the world? Yes. You guessed it right. No city in the world is better able to attract investors, capital, talent or touris...

Soweto Strings: Township Orchestra Plays in London

Stefan Simanowitz | Posted 05.12.2012 | Arts
Stefan Simanowitz

The music school offers more than just a place of learning. It also acts as a refuge for many of the students who face difficulties associated with township life including extreme poverty, violence and exposure to drugs.

PHOTOS: The 9 Best Cities For Street Art Spotting

BootsnAll | Posted 05.09.2012 | Travel

Sometimes massive murals cover entire buildings and artists use their medium to create beauty in an otherwise gritty landscape.

Body Found In Hunt For Missing UK Actress

Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.07.2012 | Crime

Police searching for missing ex-EastEnders actress Gemma McCluskie have pulled a body from a canal. Gemma McCluskie, 29, who is 4ft 11in tall with...

The Art of Dining: Turner Prize Winner Martin Creed (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.05.2012 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Turner Prize winner Martin Creed gives lessons on the art of dining. In a quest to revamp a room in iconic London restaurant Sketch, Creed ma...

PHOTOS: The 10 Best Urban B&Bs

Posted 03.02.2012 | Travel

Everyone has watched this scene: The alienated traveler enters a cold cliche of a hotel room and stares out at the unblinking lights of the monolithic...

David LaChapelle on the Downfalls of Modern Art (VIDEO) | Posted 04.30.2012 | Arts

The photographer David LaChapelle needs little introduction. Since Andy Warhol offered him his first job at Interview magazine back in 1984 he has bec...