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Is London's Civil Unrest a Harbinger for U.S. Cities?

Jim Keady | Posted 10.16.2011 | World
Jim Keady

We have reached a tipping point in the cancerous march of global capitalism.

Graffiti Cities Around The World

Black Tomato | Posted 10.16.2011 | Travel
Black Tomato

One of the best ways to really understand a culture is through its art, but what happens when the galleries are closed?

Joshua Hersh

Egyptian Activists See Hypocrisy In BART Shutdown, London Riots

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Hersh | Posted 10.16.2011 | World

The Egyptian activists are calling it "muBARTak." When authorities from Bay Area Rapid Transit decided, last week, to cut off cell phone service in...

Iran Media Using Archived Images To Portray UK Riots

The Guardian | Saeed Kamali Dehghan | Posted 10.16.2011 | World

Iranian media affiliated to the Islamic regime have been accused of using library images from different times and locations in Britain and other parts...

Teenager Charged For Murdering Retiree During Riots

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.16.2011 | World

LONDON (Associated Press)-- British police revealed Tuesday that they sent officers to protect major shopping centers and the 2012 Olympics sites afte...

As Stocks Gyrate the Oil Patch and Their Casino Cronies Continue to Strangle the Economy

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 10.15.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

The formation of oil prices in this day and age is a farce, having little and ever less to do with the market disciplines of supply and demand.

Questionable Time Special

Loudribs | Posted 10.15.2011 | Politics
Loudribs

The show itself seemed to lurch around, seemingly unable to hold its focus whilst people struggled to articulate things that can't yet be articulated.

UK Rioter Charged With Robbing Injured Student

AP | Posted 10.13.2011 | World

LONDON -- Police have charged a 21-year-old man with robbing an injured Malaysian student whose videotaped attack during the London riots drew outrage...

London Police: Nearly 700 Charged Over Riots

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.12.2011 | World

LONDON — Thousands of extra police officers were stationed on Britain's streets, as the country faced its first weekend since riots raged throug...

Is the Tea Party Future Unfolding in London?

Alan Singer | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics
Alan Singer

I worry we are seeing the Tea Party future unfolding in London. It is a future where the wealthiest citizens are not taxed and vital health, educational, and welfare services for everyone else are cut.

In Wake Of Riots, Some Criticize Britain's Juvenile Justice System

AP | PAISLEY DODDS and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.12.2011 | World

LONDON — It wasn't long ago that David Cameron launched what became known as his "Hug a Hoodie" campaign – an initiative born of a public ...

Nearly 700 Charged Over Riots (Update)

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.12.2011 | World

LONDON -- Police in London said Friday they have charged almost 600 people with violence, disorder and looting over deadly riots in Britain's capital,...

Why the President Must Lose to Win

Mark Olmsted | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics
Mark Olmsted

I, for one, think the what's happening in England is a preview of what's going to be happening here. You can't ask millions of your citizens who grew ...

Everybody Takes Tea Where? In London, England, The Promenade in The Dorchester Hotel

Mara Gibbs | Posted 10.11.2011 | Travel
Mara Gibbs

Teatime is still a tradition that the Brits fight to keep safe and sound. This little tradition has its merits, especially when the tea is as delicate and interesting as the teas I tasted in my mini tea tasting at the Dorchester.

Police and Thieves: Making Sense of the English Riots

Michelle Chen | Posted 10.11.2011 | World
Michelle Chen

Observers dismiss rioters as roaming bands of delinquents. Or well-organized, tech-savvy flash mobs. They're portrayed alternately as greedy opportunists or disaffected youth. Reflecting the diversity of urban Britain, they are everyone and no one. And they're just kids.

Police Use Technology Considered For Olympic Games To Identify Rioters

AP | PAISLEY DODDS and RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 10.11.2011 | World

LONDON — Facial recognition technology being considered for London's 2012 Games is getting a workout in the wake of Britain's riots, a senior po...

Naughty But Nice Rob

Angelina Refuses To Leave Rioting London

HuffingtonPost.com | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 10.11.2011 | Celebrity

While "Twilight" beauty Kristen Stewart has fled the United Kingdom and Piers Morgan and Joel Madden weigh in on the London riots from the safety of A...

British P.M. Promises Vigorous Measures

AP/The Huffington Post | DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.11.2011 | World

LONDON -- Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday promised vigorous and wide-ranging measures to restore order and prevent riots erupting again on Br...

Police Raid Rioters' Homes

AP/The Huffington Post | DANICA KIRKA and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.11.2011 | World

LONDON -- British Prime Minister David Cameron vowed Thursday there would be no "culture of fear" on Britain's streets, as police raided houses to rou...

London Riot Seems All Too Familiar

Turnstyle | Posted 10.10.2011 | San Francisco
Turnstyle

Originally published on Turnstylenews.com, a digital information service surfacing emerging stories in news, entertainment, art and culture; powered ...

Everybody Eats Where? In London, England, Bellamy's Restaurant

Mara Gibbs | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel
Mara Gibbs

One of my most memorable meals on my recent trip to London, was eaten at Bellamy's just down the road from Berkeley Square. You will be singing like the nightingale in the famous square after you eat here.

Police Use Flickr To ID London Riot Suspects

TheNextWeb | Posted 10.10.2011 | Technology

London has been the scene of utter chaos over the past few days, and last night it hit a new peak when it seemed many parts of the UK capital were und...

WATCH: Can This Really Be A British Tourism Ad?

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.10.2011 | Travel

A £100 million advertising campaign for Britain is about to be replaced by a meme. As the UK's tourism marketing organization VisitBritain pulls i...

Iranian President Finds UN Silence On London Riots Hypocritical

AP | By NASSER KARIMI | Posted 10.10.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Wednesday urged the U.N. Security Council to take action over the rioting in Britain, arguing ...

Sneering Reactions To London Riots Begin

Posted 10.09.2011 | World

As London went into its fourth day of protests, the unrest in the English capital provided a rare opportunity to those previously criticized by the Br...