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Remembering My Moment With Margaret Thatcher

Whitney Caudill | Posted 06.11.2013 | Women
Whitney Caudill

I will never know why she approached me out of all the people in the room. She was powerful, yet willing to ask for help, and she did not ask the most important people present that night, but arguably (and visibly) asked the very least important person.

The 'Material Of The Future' Will Be Grown, Not Mined

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 06.09.2013 | Technology

Imagine a substance that was strong and light enough to armour soldiers, flexible and conductive enough to be turned into the next generation of flexi...

'Winston Churchill' Banned From Stores In UK City After Shoplifting Spree

Posted 02.23.2013 | World

A sticky-fingered man who shares the name of a former British prime minister has been banned from shops in a UK city after he was caught shoplifting s...

Cameron Fuels the Folly of British Isolationism

David Miles | Posted 03.30.2013 | World
David Miles

Possibly the most stand out moment of levity in David Cameron's speech on Wednesday announcing an 'in/out' referendum on Britain's EU membership within the next 5 years was when he said: "It is time to settle this European question in British politics."

Toddler Who Died With 91 Injuries On His Body Allegedly 'Murdered By His Mother's Boyfriend'

Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

A toddler who died in April was allegedly murdered by his mother's boyfriend, a British court heard this week. According to the BBC, a state prosec...

Marines Charged With Murder In Afghan Death

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 10.15.2012 | World

LONDON -- Five Royal Marines have been charged with murder over a death in Afghanistan last year, Britain's Ministry of Defense said Sunday. They are ...

Is Tesco Failing Overseas?

PA | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics

Supermarket giant Tesco reported a fall in group profits today as a return to sales growth in the UK was overshadowed by a downturn in Asia and Europe...

Happy Birthday, Nelson Mandela!

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.16.2012 | Black Voices

Celebrations will take place across the world tomorrow to mark Nelson Mandela’s 94th birthday. A Nobel peace laureate, Mandela spent 27 years in...

Plans for New V&A Extension Approved Today (VIDEO) | Posted 09.10.2012 | Arts

Today planning permission for a new extension to the V&A has officially been granted to architecture firm, AL_A. The £41 million project, which will ...

No More Fascinators?!

The Huffington Post | Posted 06.20.2012 | Style

Ascot Racecourse today announced a new dress code for the Royal Meeting, which is held between 19 to 23 June. The new guidance was issued today aft...

Adidas JS Roundhouse Mids 'Slave' Shackle Trainers Cause Race Row (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.17.2012 | Black Voices

The new Adidas JS Roundhouse Mids feature orange shackles Adidas is primed to release a pair of trainers with bright orange "shackles" that fit ...

The Twitter Powerhouses Series (INFOGRAPHIC)

2morrowknight | Posted 08.15.2012 | Technology

The Twitter Powerhouses Series is not a destination, it is a journey. And what a journey it has been. Thanks so much for making it an enjoyable and thought-provoking ride.

Thanks to Gary Barlow, We'll All Be SING-ing at the Queen's Jubilee

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

If you're American, you're probably wondering, "Who the heck is Gary Barlow?" Good question.

Co-Op To Create 3,000 Jobs

PA | Posted 05.24.2012 | Home

The Co-operative Group is to create 3,000 new jobs in the legal sector through a continued expansion in the range of services it offers. The group ...

Surgeons Save Cat Born With Criss-Crossed Legs

Posted 04.24.2012 | Good News

After a months-long Facebook campaign that resulted in an outpouring of donations from animal lovers all over the world, staff members at CATS Cradle ...

Six-Legged Baby Has Four Limbs Amputated In Pakistan (PHOTOS)

Posted 04.20.2012 | Good News

Surgeons at the National Institute of Health in Karachi, Pakistan have announced they successfully separated four extra limbs from Umar Farooq, a week...

Passenger Plane Carrying 127 People Crashes Near Islamabad

Posted 04.20.2012 | World

A passenger plane carrying 127 people has crashed into a residential area on its approach to Islamabad International Airport in Pakistan. The Bhoja...

Halo 4 Gets Release Date

Posted 04.17.2012 | Technology

Microsoft announced on Tuesday that the fourth installment of its Halo series will be available for Xbox 360 on November 6, 2012 -- otherwise known as...

It's Official: Apple To Host iPad Event Next Week

The Huffington Post | Jason Gilbert | Posted 02.29.2012 | Technology

Mark your iCal, everybody: The next iPad is almost certainly going to be announced on March 7. According to a tweet by the New York Times' Nick Bil...

PHOTOS: Why Was Rachel Weisz's L'Oreal Ad Banned?

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 04.01.2012 | Style

L'Oreal adverts for anti-wrinkle cream featuring actress Rachel Weisz have been banned following a complaint from Liberal Democrat MP Jo Swinson. T...

Volkswagen's Social Media Fail

Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

Car manufacturer Volkswagen is under fire after apparently deleting comments critical of the company's environmental credentials on its Facebook page....

'Welcome Christmas Present' For Agency Workers Over Equality

PA | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

Agency workers across the UK were set to receive a pay and conditions boost when new rights come into force today. The Agency Workers Directive was...

Prince Philip: Duke Of Edinburgh Recovering After Heart Scare

PA | Posted 12.24.2011 | Home

The Duke of Edinburgh has been successfully treated for a blocked coronary artery after being rushed to hospital with chest pains, Buckingham Palace s...

Britain And Ireland Ordered Not To Send Asylum Seekers Back to Greece

PA | Posted 12.21.2011 | Home

Britain and Ireland have been told they cannot send asylum seekers back to Greece because of the country's inadequate asylum arrangements. A Europe...

H&M's Girl With A Dragon Tattoo Clothing Range 'Glamorises Rape' Claims

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.15.2011 | Home

Retail giant H&M has been accused of glamorising rape after unveiling its Girl With A Dragon Tattoo collection. The range, inspired by the film of...