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Paul Vale
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Based in New York, Paul is a Front Page Editor for the US Edition. He was previously Homepage Editor for the Huffington Post UK (NY) and Deputy News Editor for the UK Edition (London).

Before HuffPost he worked at the London Times and the Sunday Express. You can visit his website here

Entries by Paul Vale

How The ‘Umbrella Dad’ Is Using His Viral Fame For Good

(0) Comments | Posted April 18, 2016 | 9:51 AM

One man is using a brief turn in the social spotlight to help change the lives of underprivileged children.

Joe Liu’s moment came when he was photographed walking in Queens, New York last September. The 34-year-old dad’s shirt was soaked through, while his umbrella protected his small son from the...

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Dame Zaha Hadid Dead: World-Renowned British Architect Dies Of A Heart Attack In Miami

(0) Comments | Posted March 31, 2016 | 11:12 AM


Architect Dame Zaha Hadid, known for designs such as the London Aquatics Centre for the 2012 Olympic Games, died from a heart attack on Thursday. She was 65.


Born in Iraq, the British designer died in a hospital in Miami where she was being treated...

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Islamic State Calls On German Muslims To Carry Out Brussels-Style Attacks On Angela Merkel's Offices

(0) Comments | Posted March 31, 2016 | 10:58 AM


Germany is on alert after affiliates of the Islamic State group posted messages across social networks on Wednesday calling on German Muslims to carry out Brussels-style attacks.


The militants suggested striking the offices of Chancellor Angela Merkel and an airport near the former capital of Bonn, while...

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Donald Trump's U-Turn On Punishment For Abortions Could Be One Of The Greatest Ever

(0) Comments | Posted March 30, 2016 | 4:27 PM

Donald Trump has u-turned on earlier calls for women to suffer “some form of punishment” for having an abortion should the procedure be banned in the United States. 

The Republican presidential frontrunner said on Wednesday during an...

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Brexit Hugely Unpopular Among British Scientists, 'Nature' Poll Reveals

(0) Comments | Posted March 30, 2016 | 2:52 PM


A majority of British scientists want the UK to remain part of the European Union, according to a survey published on Wednesday. 


A poll conducted by research journal 'Nature' found 83 percent were in favour of staying within the 28-member bloc, while only 12 percent...

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'President' Donald Trump Would Only Turn To Nuclear Annihilation As A 'Last Resort'

(0) Comments | Posted March 30, 2016 | 11:09 AM


Be Calm.


President Donald Trump would only turn to global nuclear annihilation as a “last resort.”


According to a recent interview with People Magazine, the Republican frontrunner expressed his caution at pushing the nuclear button should he be elected to the White House.


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Tata Steel To Sell Entire UK Steelmaking Operation

(0) Comments | Posted March 29, 2016 | 5:06 PM


Tata Steel is to sell its UK assets, placing thousands of British workers at risk of losing their jobs.


Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was "deeply concerned" by the news from Tata and called on the Government to intervene.


The Mumbai-based...

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Trump's Campaign Manager Corey Lewandowski Charged With Battery After 'Grabbing Journalist'

(0) Comments | Posted March 29, 2016 | 12:19 PM


Donald Trump’s thuggish presidential campaign ran headlong into the law on Tuesday after the businessman’s campaign manager was charged with battery in Florida.


The arrest follows an incident in the Sunshine State in which Corey Lewandowski allegedly grabbed a female reporter at a...

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Palmyra's Ancient Ruins 'Not Completely Destroyed' By Isis, Syrian Troops Discover

(0) Comments | Posted March 29, 2016 | 12:05 PM

The ancient Syrian town of Palmyra, captured 10 months ago by members of the Islamic State group, was feared completely destroyed, another victim of the Islamists hordes bent on obliterating all non-Islamic iconography.

Yet pictures of the UNESCO world heritage site taken this week after the town was recaptured by...

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Fire Breaks Out At Near Alderley Station In Birmingham

(0) Comments | Posted March 29, 2016 | 11:15 AM

More than 60 firefighters attended a fire at a recycle centre near Alderley Station In Birmingham on Tuesday. 

Plumes of smoke could be seen across the city. The blaze started at a yard in Clarel Avenue.

The...

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Sarah Silverman Explains To Americans That 'Democratic Socialism' Isn't 'Anti-American'

(0) Comments | Posted March 29, 2016 | 10:54 AM


Sarah Silverman posted a Facebook video on Monday explaining to Americans still infected by a 20th century mindset that the word "socialism" -- as in European-style “social democracy” -- is not code for Soviet gulags.


The comedian is supporting presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, an avowed...

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Nicky Morgan To Warn Brexit Would Create A 'Lost Generation' Of Young People

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2016 | 10:20 PM


Britain leaving the European Union would risk creating a "lost generation" of young people, Nicky Morgan will warn in a speech on Tuesday.


The education secretary is to make an appeal to parents not to risk their childrens’ future by voting for Brexit at the forthcoming June...

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John Oliver Gives YouTube Conspiracy Videos A Hammering

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2016 | 4:24 PM

Do you believe the moon landings were faked in order to gain a propaganda victory for the Americans during the Cold War? Are you sure the US government was forewarned about the 9/11 attacks and chose not to act.

Do you spend hours at your computer reading websites about the...

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Leave.EU Campaign Employs EU Migrants In 'Brexit' Call Centre

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2016 | 3:50 PM


A prominent group campaigning for Britain to leave the European Union employs EU migrants to staff its call centre in Bristol, according to a Guardian report.


Arron Banks, who made millions from the insurance industry and co-founded the Leave.EU campaign, directs a call centre in...

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Saudi Arabian Doctor Arrested For 'Inadvertently' Flying Rainbow Flag Above His House In Jeddah

(0) Comments | Posted March 28, 2016 | 10:45 AM


A Saudi man was arrested last week after flying a rainbow flag “unaware” of its homosexual symbolism. According to CNN, the doctor bought the flag online, attracted by its “pretty” colours, which he installed on a three-foot pole above his house Jeddah.


Saudi Arabia’s religious...

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Republican National Convention Filled With Angry Trump Supporters... 'Should Be Filled With Guns Too'

(0) Comments | Posted March 27, 2016 | 9:18 PM


UPDATE: The Secret Service said on Monday that guns will definitely not be allowed at the convention, publishing the following statement:



Title 18 United States Code Sections 3056 and 1752 provides the Secret Service authority to preclude firearms from entering sites visited by our protectees,...

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Asad Shah Death Sparks Vigil For Glasgow Shopkeeper Killed In 'Religiously Prejudiced' Attack

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2016 | 9:32 PM


Hundreds of mourners gathered for a candlelit vigil on Friday evening after a popular shopkeeper was killed in Glasgow in what police are investigating as a "religiously prejudiced" attack.


Asad Shah was found injured outside his shop in the Shawlands area on Thursday evening. He later died en...

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Bernie Sanders Charms The Birds From The Trees

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2016 | 9:06 PM


Happy Friday!




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David And Samantha Cameron Fly To Lanzarote... Weeks After Telling Britons To Holiday In England

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2016 | 5:02 PM


David Cameron flew to Lanzarote on Thursday for a family holiday in the Canaries. The PM posed for a couple of snaps with SamCam at the start of the trip in exchange for the press leaving him alone for the rest of his Easter Break.


British...

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Ted Cruz Denies 'Sex Scandal' As He And Donald Trump Tear Lumps Out Of Each Other... And Their Wives

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2016 | 2:32 PM


The 2016 presidential election has been the most politically divided, racially charged, misogynistic, racist, nationalistic, violent, angry, abusive, childish, low-rent campaign in modern American history. The only thing that had been missing was a rumoured sex scandal… until now.


Ted Cruz, a constitutional lawyer from Texas, was...

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