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PHOTOS: Is This London's Chicest Boutique Hotel?

Jill Fergus | Posted 08.02.2012 | Travel
Jill Fergus

Actors and producers from surrounding West End theaters are known to imbibe post-curtain here along with business people and fashion execs.

A Brush With Royalty In Westminster

The Purple Passport | Posted 08.02.2012 | Travel
The Purple Passport

With all the activity around the Diamond Jubilee, we can't help but think about the best places in London to have a brush with royalty.

Next Stop, The 2012 Olympics -- But First, High School

The Huffington Post | Hannah Orenstein | Posted 06.01.2012 | Teen

Balancing competitive sports with schoolwork can be a difficult task for even the most organized student (particularly with such early start times in ...

Beyond the Scream: May Auction Highlights

MutualArt | Posted 07.31.2012 | Arts
MutualArt

This record-breaking month of May closes the strongest annual Spring auction season since the 2008 recession started. The art market has bounced back strongly as the world's super rich seek blue-chip artists, particularly seduced by modern and contemporary works.

Your Start-Up Life: World's 100 Most Powerful Women, Zaha Hadid on the Struggle to Succeed

Rana Florida | Posted 07.31.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

A conversation with world renowned architect and designer Zaha Hadid explores the struggle to succeed as a woman, the importance of collaboration in realizing a complex vision, and the rewards of mentoring and working with the next generation.

Police Arrest 6 For Starting Riots

AP | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

Associated Press LONDON -- British police say six people have been arrested on suspicion of instigating the riots that swept London last summer. ...

Police Arrest 6 For Starting Riots

AP | Posted 07.31.2012 | World

Associated Press LONDON -- British police say six people have been arrested on suspicion of instigating the riots that swept London last summer. ...

PHOTOS: London This Summer

Sivan Askayo | Posted 07.31.2012 | Travel
Sivan Askayo

The weather might be tricky and rainy at times, but one thing is sure: London is definitely going to be buzzing and hot this summer.

Freudian Matters (Video)

Crane.tv | Posted 07.30.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

What's in a name? For the Freud clan it would seem that theirs denotes both notoriety and intrinsic creativity. Relatives of the original Sigmund Freu...

Olympic Lessons for an Imperial America

David Coates | Posted 07.30.2012 | Home
David Coates

As American eyes turn to London, it will be worth remembering that this will be London's second post-World War II Olympic Games, not the first, and that there are also medals to be won by comparing the condition of the UK during the last time the Games were held in London with its condition now.

PHOTOS: 10 Great Spots To Celebrate The Queen's Jubilee

Oyster | Posted 07.29.2012 | Travel
Oyster

There's really nothing more English than afternoon tea, and so in honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this June, we've rounded up some of our favorite spots to indulge -- in London and the Commonwealth.

Protest At London's Globe Theater

AP | Posted 07.28.2012 | Arts

LONDON — British police say a man has been arrested after pro-Palestinian protesters disrupted a performance by the Israeli national theater com...

Georgina Harding, Author of Orange Prize for Fiction Shortlisted Painter of Silence (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 07.25.2012 | Arts
Crane.tv

Painter of Silence, Georgina Harding's third novel -- recently shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction -- is set in Romania in the early fifties ...

6 Can't-Miss London Experiences

Viator | Posted 07.25.2012 | Travel
Viator

London takes center stage this year thanks to its role as host for the 2012 Olympics, but that's not the only reason to swap your money for pounds and head to Europe's most-loved city.

2 New Restaurant Discoveries In London

Edward Schneider | Posted 07.23.2012 | Travel
Edward Schneider

The steak, charcoal grilled and thickly sliced off the bone in the kitchen, was excellent.

An American's Search For London's 'Personal Bubble'

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 07.22.2012 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

You're having 'one of those days'. Soaking wet from a windy rain. You have an asthma attack whilst chasing a bus. Its doors close in your face, the driver grins wickedly and peels out.

Access to Technology Saves Lives

Kolleen Bouchane | Posted 07.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Kolleen Bouchane

More people die from TB today than ever before -- 1.4 million people each year, according to the World Health Organization. Part of the reason is that TB is still diagnosed in most parts of the world using a method invented in the late 19th century.

Globe to Globe: Shakespeare and Going Beyond Understanding

Beth Burns | Posted 07.17.2012 | Home
Beth Burns

My concerns about missing the most perfect turns of the English language were largely unfounded. The plays are so good, that in the hands of passionate performers they go beyond the need to comprehend the words to get their meaning.

The Flow of TED

Vivian Norris | Posted 07.17.2012 | Healthy Living
Vivian Norris

Where can one meet a former Buddhist monk, a local food activist and a film specialist who uses cinema to reach out to thousands of young people, to help transform and engage them, all at one time? Leave it to the TED.

From NYC to Dubai - Public Art Heats Up for the Summer

MutualArt | Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts
MutualArt

After a long, cold winter of hibernating inside museums, artists venture out into the heat this summer to create art in the public realm...

Travel Tips From Harper's Bazaar Editrix Glenda Bailey

Jetsetter.com | Posted 07.13.2012 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

I have dinner at the Wolseley on Piccadilly, a busy, buzzy spot that does a great Dover Sole.

My Sassoon Moment

Lea Lane | Posted 07.10.2012 | Style
Lea Lane

Reading of Vidal Sassoon's death, I remembered with much fondness and wonder that time in England when I lived on Wild Hatch. I could see myself sitting in the candlelit salon on the High Street, emerging with the odd, experimental hairstyles.

Bankers Win Court Battle To Get $64 Million In Crisis-Era Bonuses

The Huffington Post | Alexander Eichler | Posted 05.09.2012 | Business

It seems like a law of the universe: Water flows downhill, and bankers eventually get their bonuses. A group of 104 London investment bankers won a...

Going To The Olympics? Here's What It Will Cost You

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 07.08.2012 | Money

LONDON — It's months before athletes hit the Olympic track, but time is running out for those in another fierce competition: The scramble for a ...

'Read-All-About-It!' Gilbert And George: The Double-Headed Beast Is Back

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.05.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

Gilbert (right) and George (left) photographed by Douglas Friedman 2012 Gilbert and George are back after six years of trawling the dark seas of ...