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Faithful Shopper: Spectacularly Shod

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.15.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's boot season! And heel season and flat season and ... In other words, it's time to go shoe shopping for everything you'll need for this fall and winter. Look to any of these stores for shoes that will carry you through the season and beyond.

WATCH: NYC Has The Cronut, But The Craze In London: Bread Ahead's Custard Grenades

Liza de Guia | Posted 10.10.2014 | Taste
Liza de Guia

I tried to share one of his donuts. A novice mistake, as these are not made for sharing.

Fall Highlights: Yayoi Kusama's New Pumpkin-Themed Show Debuts in London

ARTPHAIRE | Posted 10.10.2014 | Arts
ARTPHAIRE

One of 2012's surprise hit shows in London was Yayoi Kusama's retrospective at Tate Modern. Partly, it was that the work was so good -- playful, hyper-real, immersive pieces.

London Police Arrest 4 Terror Suspects

Reuters | Posted 10.08.2014 | World

LONDON, Oct 7 (Reuters) - British anti-terrorism police arrested four men in London on Tuesday as part of an investigation into Islamist-related mil...

Campaign Launched To Keep Nickelback Out Of London

The Huffington Post | Ryan Kristobak | Posted 10.06.2014 | Entertainment

Sometimes fans crowdsource funds in order for a band to perform in their town. Sometimes fans crowdsource funds in order to ensure that a band never p...

Ripped From the Headlines: A Discussion About the Latest Jack the Ripper News

Davian Hoffman | Posted 10.02.2014 | Crime
Davian Hoffman

Last month, new discoveries about the identity of Jack the Ripper hit the news and, as expected, debate took over about the validity of the claim, specifically the items and processes involved.

London's Famous Red Phone Booths Are Going Green

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2014 | Green

LONDON, Oct 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Some of London's famous red telephone boxes are going green, transformed into free, solar-powered mobil...

The Friend of My Banker Is My Friend. Are You Kidding Me?

Jerry Ashton | Posted 10.01.2014 | Media
Jerry Ashton

It would seem to be a logical conclusion then, that bankers and occupiers are blood enemies. And, depending on whose camp you are in, anyone who serves to support one over the other is either a turncoat or a paid mouthpiece.

The Look and Feel of 'Inevitably Urban'

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 09.30.2014 | Arts
Charles R. Wolfe

I have compiled 25 photographs for this essay -- taken in multiple locations since 2009, including cities on four continents. The photographs are presented in black and white, to better show the contrast between the human and built environment, yet also emphasize the undeniably symmetry between.

The Art of Getting By: Richard Wilson and The Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 09.29.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

The unforeseeable can happen to everyone -- including to those who help create great art.

Good People Is a Movie About Somewhat Nice People

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 09.26.2014 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Good People had a good book to draw its story from, but too little adherence to the strong points of that source make the movie less than it should be and could have been. You will enjoy it as a suspense thriller but you won't feel the impact readers of the book got.

Buck Angel: Pornographer Turned Advocate

Enrique Torre Molina | Posted 11.23.2014 | Gay Voices
Enrique Torre Molina

Here's my chat with award-winning pornographer turned advocate Buck Angel.

Healed by Art in London

Lev Raphael | Posted 11.22.2014 | Arts
Lev Raphael

I grew up in a city of great museums, New York, and felt intimately close to many of them from a very early age because of countless school visits and trips with my parents. But it was only on a recent visit to London that I realized something extraordinary: art can heal me.

Ultra-Orthodox Jews in London Put Up Signs Banishing Women To One Side Of The Road

Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.23.2014 | Religion

Residents of a London neighborhood were shocked after noticing street signs banishing women to one side of the road. The Hackney Council removed th...

These Young British Muslims Have A Message For The Islamic State

Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 09.22.2014 | Religion

These young British Muslims have a message for the so-called “Islamic” State: Don’t murder innocents in my name. Activists led by Britain’s...

REVIEW: 'Inala: A Zulu Ballet' at Sadler's Wells

Meghan Feeks | Posted 11.19.2014 | Arts
Meghan Feeks

Twenty years of democracy in South Africa is ample reason to celebrate the coming-together of cultures. And that's what Inala, which kicked off a three-week national tour on Wednesday at London's Sadler's Wells, is clearly all about.

See London as Sherlock

Andy Steves | Posted 11.16.2014 | Travel
Andy Steves

A day in London dedicated to a Sherlock Holmes pilgrimage can't begin anywhere but Holmes' flat at 221 B Baker Street. In modern day London, you'll find much of Baker Street has become a shrine to the world's most famous detective.

Faithful Shopper: Coming Attractions

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 11.12.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Now that it's almost officially fall, all of us retail watchers are anxiously awaiting the new stores that are hurrying to open before the holidays! T...

What You Get In Europe For $250 Per Night

Oyster | Posted 11.11.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Not every destination around the globe will deliver the same level of accommodations for your travel dollar. That's why we decided to launch a new series to expose just how much bang for your buck you're actually getting on your trip.

Elderly Woman Reportedly Found Beheaded In London House

Reuters | Posted 09.04.2014 | World

LONDON, Sept 4 (Reuters) - An elderly woman was found beheaded at a house in a north London suburb on Thursday, British media reported, in an incident...

(VIDEO) Mobile, Twitter Marketing Can Amplify TV Ads, SMG's Hocking

Andy Plesser | Posted 11.04.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON -- When brands use mobile advertising or Twitter advertising, they can amplify their media spend and ROI, says Richard Hocking EMEA director ...

'Urgent Investigation' Launched On Palace Guard's Dance Moves

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 09.04.2014 | Travel

The British Ministry of Defence has launched an "urgent internal investigation" after video surfaced of a Buckingham Palace guard performing some rath...

(VIDEO) TV Ad-Synch Finds High Click-through Rates on Twitter in Pilot for Omnicom

Andy Plesser | Posted 11.03.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON - Civolution, the Netherlands-based audio content recognition company (ACR) is finding high click-through rates with Twitter, synching TV ads w...

I Choose To Walk

Robert Kwolek | Posted 11.03.2014 | Business
Robert Kwolek

The American people are some of the most creative and driven in the world and there's no reason solutions can't be found if we lay aside our differences and understand that we all want essentially the same thing: strong, safe, beautiful cities which we're proud to call home and pass on to the next generation better than we ourselves found them.

Resilient Dog Rescued After Being Stranded On 1,000-Ft. Cliff For A Week With No Water Or Food

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 09.03.2014 | Good News

After surviving a near-death experience, this lucky dog is back in his relieved owners' arms, thanks to one rescue crew. Last month, Mark and Susi...