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Robert Kwolek | Posted 09.03.2014 | 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...

(VIDEO) Xaxis' Ad-Synch Product Rolls Out in Nine Markets: "It Captures the Imagination of our Clients" EMEA Chief Schlickum

Andy Plesser | Posted 09.02.2014 | Media
Andy Plesser

LONDON - It's a bit like finding the "lost GRP," says  Caspar Schlickum, CEO of Xaxis EMEA, explaining the value of the agency's new ad-synch product...

(VIDEO) AOL Readies Slate of Web Original Video for the U.K.

Andy Plesser | Posted 09.02.2014 | Entertainment
Andy Plesser

LONDON - AOL has been expanding its video offering via its web originals and its distribution play across screens.   This initiative is expanding int...

Primal Fear and the Legacy of Damien Hirst

Matthew Israel | Posted 09.04.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

What artworks of the past 25 years will we care about in the future? Why is this work so important? In the past when I have lectured on Hirst, I've focused on the following.

Book Review: Personal by Lee Child

Rob Taub | Posted 09.03.2014 | Books
Rob Taub

Jack Reacher can opine on any subject, and in the hands of a lesser writer he could be a blowhard, but Child continues to make him interesting, informative and truly compelling.

London Lodging: The Hotel Café Royal

Edward Schneider | Posted 09.01.2014 | Travel
Edward Schneider

When Jackie and I had a look-see of the Hotel Café Royal, on Regent Street perilously close to the Circus, I was surprised to find myself hankering after the place. It is everything Piccadilly Circus isn't: calm, quiet, good-looking and elegant.

5 Simple Tips For Taking Killer Instagram Travel Photos

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 09.01.2014 | Travel

When you're visiting a beautiful new place, it's perfectly natural to want to capture the moment with a camera to take it home with you -- or Instagra...

Dining In London: Shoreditch Without The Hullabaloo - Lyle's

Edward Schneider | Posted 08.29.2014 | Travel
Edward Schneider

Thanks to the cooking style and the well-calculated portion sizes, Jackie and I walked away entirely satisfied but by no means stuffed.

Our 5 Favorite Espressos in London

Vayable | Posted 08.28.2014 | Travel
Vayable

In the last ten years, espresso pop up shops, coffee trolleys, and artisanal pour-overs have proliferated across central London and into the furthest reaches of the city -- meaning (thankfully) that an excellent cup of coffee is never more than a few streets away.

The World's Top 5 Cities For Celebrity Sightings

Hopper.com | Posted 08.27.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

"Where are the best places to see celebrities tonight?" That's the question nobody wants to be caught asking the hotel concierge, because that question is predicated on another question that nobody wants to be asking themselves: Why do I want to see celebrities tonight?

This Is Not Your Grandmother's Afternoon Tea

Lois Alter Mark | Posted 08.27.2014 | Taste
Lois Alter Mark

Inspired by the season's most sophisticated runway fashions, all the pastries and confections are designed after specific looks.

No, Anchovies Are Not Always Salt-Cured

Edward Schneider | Posted 08.27.2014 | Taste
Edward Schneider

The bright, sour fillets upended my expectations of both flavor and texture.

Is Banksy Over?

Matthew Israel | Posted 08.26.2014 | Arts
Matthew Israel

Could he now be considered part of art history? Or would he start to mean less to the general public and the street art community? I hope not.

If Hockey Players Pulled a LeBron and 'Went Home'

Emily Cornelius | Posted 08.25.2014 | Sports
Emily Cornelius

Ontario would probably have to expand from two teams to about five teams to accommodate the talent, and London, Ontario -- just 200km west of Toronto -- would be able to put one of the strongest teams on the ice.

Up Hill Down Hall. An Indoor Carnival. Tate Modern, London (VIDEO)

VernissageTV | Posted 08.25.2014 | Arts
VernissageTV

London's Notting Hill Carnival is one of the largest street festivals in the world. Starting its life as a local festival set up by the West Indian co...

A Perfect Family Trip to Europe

Alison Chino | Posted 08.22.2014 | Travel
Alison Chino

We decided to divide our time with a week in Scotland, a week in London and Paris and a week in Switzerland. This combination turned out to be a great itinerary for a family trip to Europe.

Timeless or Time-Bound in the City?

Charles R. Wolfe | Posted 08.28.2014 | Arts
Charles R. Wolfe

A uniform filter applied to multiple urban scenes can easily warp time and location, and obscure -- yet somehow enhance -- the reality of place.

London To Los Angeles: Emigration Tales

Sophia Stuart | Posted 10.19.2014 | Women
Sophia Stuart

What could go wrong? I had a work visa, a job at a digital agency, a studio apartment, which looked very nice in the pictures I'd seen online. It was true, I only knew one person -- but he was a Hollywood agent, so that was a good start.

Not That Anyone Gives a Damn, But...

Warren Adler | Posted 10.18.2014 | Comedy
Warren Adler

1. I found lyrics to describe today's Middle East. "Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king's horses and all the kin...

Why Mega-Cities Are Mega-Awesome: 8 Bustling Metropolises We Love

Oyster | Posted 10.17.2014 | Travel
Oyster

Though they may be a bit busier than the countryside, cities are hubs of history, culture, and entertainment. So we suggest you leave the quiet country behind and give the city a whirl. Here are eight megacities we can't get enough of.

Impress Music Snobs by Discovering Indie Artist Allman Brown First

JustLuxe | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment
JustLuxe

By Nicolle Monico If you were listening close enough last season during an especially emotional moment on NBC's "Parenthood," you may have heard Al...

How I Got Into Techstars, Was Almost Kicked Out, and Fought to Stay in

Sherman Lee | Posted 10.14.2014 | Technology
Sherman Lee

How are you different from your competitors? Investors tend to shy away if your market is crowded and if theres nothing that separates you from everyone else.

A Perfect Memory of Briggs in London: Her Bicycle Ballet on the Mall

Paul Sanderson | Posted 10.11.2014 | Books
Paul Sanderson

In the book I wrote in my wife Briggs's memory, Briggs:, Love, Cancer, and the Medical Profession, I wrote about the last time I remembered her comp...

The Best Boutique Hotels in the World: The Dorset Square London England

LuxEco Living | Posted 10.08.2014 | Travel
LuxEco Living

By Nancy and James Chuda founders of LuxEcoLiving and Healthy Child Healthy World London England I would prefer to live forever in perfect health, b...