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Why Is Jeremy Corbyn Reviled For Making Exactly The Same Bin Laden Comments As Boris Johnson?

Louise Ridley | Posted 10.08.2015 | UK Politics
Louise Ridley

Jeremy Corbyn's comments have some striking similarities to a piece written in 2001, by a possible future leader of Cameron's own party - Boris Johnson.

Sean Maguire Breathes New Life Into Robin Hood in 'Once Upon a Time'

Xaque Gruber | Posted 09.10.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

In the past 70 years, roughly 15 men have portrayed the heroic Robin Hood in film and on television. Now Sean Maguire joins that coveted list. This gifted actor has brought his special interpretation of the romantic hero to ABC's newest hit fantasy drama.

Makeup/No Makeup

Anthony David Williams | Posted 09.04.2015 | College
Anthony David Williams

Fellas -- try wearing makeup next time you have the urge to cat call or to criticize our female counterparts for their lady like characteristics -- it's interesting riding on the-other-side-of-the-tracks and feeling that brush of excitement.

Fragments Of Ancient Quran Could Be Older Than Muhammad

HuffPost UK | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 09.02.2015 | Religion

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Exclusive Interview With Global Impact CEO, Scott Jackson

George Sifakis | Posted 09.01.2015 | Impact
George Sifakis

Global Impact began 60 years ago as, "a federation that allowed for international non-profits such as Save, Care, and World Vision to be featured in large scale giving campaigns with the federal government and the private sector." They now raise funds through campaigns and through the workplace.

The Social Entrepreneur Interview Series: Meet Johnny Sobczyk of The Brilliant Club

Alexandre Mars | Posted 08.19.2015 | Impact
Alexandre Mars

During my journey, I've had the fortune of meeting a number of ambitious and persistent social entrepreneurs along the way. In this story series, you will hear from some of these indomitable leaders.

5 Facts About Amy Winehouse's Jewish Roots

Religion News Service | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.23.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Amy Winehouse’s dramatic eye makeup and iconic beehive weren’t the singer’s only fashion statements. Winehouse, who died four...

What Was It Like to Testify Against Nazi War Criminal Oskar Groening?

Quora | Posted 07.15.2015 | World

Originally I was supposed to testify in the trial of Oskar Groening after a whole list of people, but somehow they called on me to be first. That court was pretty disorganized so I decided that as soon as I got the opportunity to speak, I would do it.

Dark Side Of Life Discovered In A Medieval Oxford Nunnery

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.08.2015 | Religion

Archaeologists excavating a medieval Benedictine nunnery in Oxford have shed light on the darker side of convent life. The excavation of the Littl...

Muslim Cleric Warns Masturbation Will Make Your Hands Pregnant In The Afterlife

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 05.26.2015 | Religion

A Turkish televangelist has warned male Muslims away from masturbation - because it may leave their hands pregnant in the afterlife. Mücahid Cihad...

How to Save a Fortune in the TV News Business -- The UK Shows the Way

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 05.20.2015 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

While The BBC does not release its spending on election night coverage, The BBC apparently spends about £7m a day on making their programs. They don't make them cheap. We do know what the students at the University of Winchester spent on their election night coverage. £100. Now, clearly there is a major difference.

Meet Colin Fallesen, Producer/Presenter of Pinksixty News

Nicholas Snow | Posted 06.14.2015 | Gay Voices
Nicholas Snow

I welcome special guest co-host, London-based Colin Fallesen (via Skype, from London, with cocktail in hand), Producer/Presenter of the five-year-old Pinksixty News -- a daily one-minute news show sourced from websites and journalists throughout the world.

Think The British Elections Are Boring As Hell? This Is Why They Matter

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.23.2015 | World

On May 7, some 46 million voters will have the chance to elect a new government for the United Kingdom. While British electoral politics can be com...

Is It A Bird?.. Is It A Plane?.. No, It's Super Dave...

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 04.22.2015 | Comedy

Ed Miliband has recently surged ahead in the popularity stakes leaving David Cameron in the shadows and it's all thanks to one blogger who started 'Mi...

Train Passenger Stands Up For Muslim Woman Against Hateful Rant

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 04.16.2015 | Religion

A commuter has been caught on camera defending a fellow passenger from a hateful tirade on a train in Sydney, Australia. In the shocking video, an ...

UK Spies Face Questions About Failure To Stop 'Jihadi John'

AP | GREGORY KATZ and JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.29.2015 | World

LONDON (AP) — The unmasking of Islamic State militant "Jihadi John" as a Londoner who had repeatedly been questioned by security services sent shock...

British Police Believe 3 Missing Schoolgirls Crossed Into Syria

AP | SYLVIA HUI | Posted 04.26.2015 | World

LONDON (AP) — Police investigating the disappearance of three British schoolgirls said Tuesday they believe the teenagers are no longer in Turkey an...

Catholic Church To Britons: Vote For 'The Kind Of Society We Want'

AP | Posted 02.24.2015 | Religion

LONDON (AP) - Roman Catholic bishops in Britain have joined their Church of England counterparts in urging the faithful to vote in the forthcoming nat...

Church Of England Makes An Appeal To Voters

AP | Danica Kirka | Posted 02.17.2015 | Religion

LONDON (AP) - Church of England bishops appealed to Christians on Tuesday to take part in the politics ahead of upcoming elections, calling for a fres...

Brian Williams, Truth, and Tanzania

Jill Rachel Jacobs | Posted 04.15.2015 | World
Jill Rachel Jacobs

Like it or not, lying serves an important function. It's the glue that holds society together. It sustains careers, keeps marriages intact, fuels wars, sells billions of dollars of goods, and spares the more sensitive among us the devastating hurt that often accompanies the awful truth.

The 5 Million Non-Jewish People Killed By The Nazis

HuffPost UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 02.15.2015 | Religion

Six million Jewish people were murdered during the genocide in Europe in the years leading up to 1945, and the Jews are rightly remembered as the grou...

Dumbest Moments of the Month - January 2015

Dan Miles | Posted 03.28.2015 | Comedy
Dan Miles

You know you've done something particularly stupid when you spawn a new hashtag, and that's exactly what happened when self-proclaimed terrorism expert Steve Emerson appeared on Fox News.

'Christian Patrol' In UK Shows How Pointless They Really Are

HuffPost UK | Chris York | Posted 01.22.2015 | Religion

Britain First's so called 'Christian Patrols' have hit Blackburn. Well, two men from the far-right, pseudo-militia group posted some leaflets throu...

Terrorists 'Pretend To Be Muslims', Says Murdered Police Officer's Brother

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.12.2015 | Religion

The brother of the police officer murdered by the terrorists who attacked the Charlie Hebdo offices has called them "pretend" Muslims. Ahmed Merabe...

A Different Kind of Drink

Sister Jenna | Posted 03.09.2015 | Los Angeles
Sister Jenna

The new year is about more than ritualistically setting resolutions before the clock strikes midnight. This annual transition of time is an opportunity for our stage of consciousness to transition from dark to light; to let go of our past and invest in our future by living fully and lovingly in the present.