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Thatcher Remembered

Jeff Danziger | Posted 06.08.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


British Father And Son Found Dead In Mont-Blanc Massif

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.17.2013 | World

A British man and his 12-year-old son were found dead in the Mont-Blanc massif that spreads around Europe's highest peak, rescuers said.Their bodies w...

London Hotel Denies Gay Couple Pre-Booked Double Room, Offers Them Single Beds Instead

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

A gay British couple claims a London hotel denied them a pre-booked double room because of their sexuality. As the BBC reports, the pair claims th...

Cameron: UK Not Returning Priceless Crown Jewel To India

Reuters | Posted 04.22.2013 | World

AMRITSAR, India, Feb 21 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister David Cameron says a giant diamond his country forced India to hand over in the colonial ...

'My Drunk Kitchen' Star to Launch Global Tour Thanks to Over 175k in Fan Donations

Shira Lazar | Posted 04.03.2013 | Home
Shira Lazar

Hannah Hart is taking her wildly popular "My Drunk Kitchen" show on the road, and has already raised over $175,000 for her new travelogue show, "Hello Harto!" on Indiegogo.

Catholic Church: Gays Can Be Good Parents, But Same-Sex Marriage Is Still Unjust

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.31.2013 | Religion

As the U.K. government prepares for its first-ever vote on marriage equality, the Catholic Church in England and Wales conceded in a recent statement ...

The UK Should Show Leadership on Sexual Violence in Somalia

Maria Burnett | Posted 01.31.2013 | World
Maria Burnett

A Somali woman who said she was raped by state security forces, a journalist who interviewed her, her husband, and two others who tried to assist her, have been charged with multiple crimes, including insulting a government body.

Climate Change This Week: Carbon Bombers, Greenland Meltdown, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 03.30.2013 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Making the U.S. a global clean energy leader will ensure a heck of a lot more jobs, and a clean, safe future.

Speidi Inspires Death Threats

Posted 01.23.2013 | Celebrity

America's pride Heidi Montag, 26, and Spencer Pratt, 29, are causing more than a stir on the U.K.'s "Celebrity Big Brother." Apparently, they're so ru...

Cameron Promises In-Out Vote For UK To Leave EU

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2013 | World

br>By Andrew Osborn and Peter Griffiths LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron promised on Wednesday to give Britons ...

Wales Is For Sheep And Sometimes People

Christina Kelly | Posted 03.17.2013 | Travel
Christina Kelly

Later in its history, Tintern Abbey became a frequent destination for the Romantics, inspiring that soporific poem by William Wordsworth you read freshman year.

Duchess Of The People

Posted 02.19.2013 | Celebrity

Kate Middleton might not have met her mother-in-law, the late Princess Diana, but she sure takes after her when it comes to being "the people's prince...

Oompa Loompa Attack Baffles UK Police

Posted 01.01.2013 | Weird News

A man in Norfolk, England, was reportedly attacked last week by a pair of Oompa Loompas. According to, the 28-year-old man was assaulted ...

The Biggest Party In Scotland

Posted 02.27.2013 | Travel

Hogmanay, Edinburgh's New Year's celebration, may not be the biggest celebration on Earth, the hippest or, for that matter, the warmest, but it is abs...

LOOK: Rowing Team Strips Down For Charity (NSFW)

Posted 12.21.2012 | College

Ooh la la. The rowing team of the University of Warwick has made quite a splash this year with a pair of popular naked calendars. Complete with risqu...

The Heart of Christmas Past

Deborah Swiss | Posted 02.19.2013 | Healthy Living
Deborah Swiss

Harkening back to the heart of Christmas in 1869, time spent with loved ones was the treasured centerpiece. This year, I hope to rejoice in the essence of a season that celebrates and strengthens our family ties alongside the humanity we can so easily extend to one another.

LOOK: Letter Informing Parents Of Primary School Teacher's Transition Causes Controversy

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Parents of students at a British primary school were surprised to receive a letter informing them that their children's teacher, who had previously pr...

Downton Fever Hits the British Embassy

Sir Peter Westmacott | Posted 02.14.2013 | Entertainment
Sir Peter Westmacott

Downton has clearly struck a nostalgic nerve on both sides of the Pond. Episodes of its third season have attracted British audiences of between 10 and 12 million -- about one in every six Brits.

Why I Am Proud to Be (Also) European Today

Vivian Norris | Posted 02.09.2013 | World
Vivian Norris

Congratulations to the European Union today on its well-deserved Nobel Peace Prize! And as we toast Europe we can know that across this great continent there are many millions of proud Europeans who feel that they are closer now than ever before, and focused on solutions and a better future for all.

Is Boy Scouts Becoming An 'Atheist Coven'?

The Huffington Post | Jonny Stewart | Posted 12.08.2012 | HuffPost Live 321

The possibility that the Scout Association may soon allow non-believers to take an alternate oath that excludes the word "God" is causing controversy ...

British Prime Minister Reveals Controversial Gay Marriage Stance

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

British Prime Minister David Cameron says he supports same-sex marriage, but says he would not force religious groups and churches to hold ceremonies ...

3-Year-Old's First Time Doing This Saves Mom

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 12.06.2012 | Good News

A mother who was in the grip of a life-threatening diabetic seizure is thankful her 3-year-old son has a feel for technology. Despite never having ...

UK, France May Recall Ambassadors To Israel Over Settlements

Reuters | Posted 02.02.2013 | World

By Jeffrey Heller JERUSALEM, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Britain and France on Monday weighed measures against Israel to protest at Prime Minist...

PHOTOS: Where Architecture Meets Geology

Trippy | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel

From a modern hotel in an ancient land to a centuries-old monastery, these attractions show what happens when ingenious peoples are stuck between a rock and a hard place.

UK May Support Palestinian Recognition At UN

Reuters | Posted 01.28.2013 | World

LONDON, Nov 28 (Reuters) - Britain said on Wednesday it would support a Palestinian bid for a diplomatic upgrade at the United Nations if it were as...