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Irish 'Bad Bank' Selling Debtor's Art Collection

AP | Posted 11.19.2011 | Arts

DUBLIN -- Ireland's "bad bank" and Christie's auctioneers say they are selling a bankrupt property baron's art collection, including a work by Andy Wa...

WATCH: Big Hands Emerge From European Streets

Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel

Visitors to a handful of major European cities have been left scratching their heads over the sight a 20-foot tall white hands. Are they part of a mas...

Banksy's Rival

Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

As far as his fans are concerned, Banksy can do no wrong. But a new documentary airing on UK's Channel 4 shows the complicated relationship that Bansk...

Oscar Wilde's 'New' Play Questioned

www.guardian.co.uk | Posted 11.15.2011 | Arts

The grandson of Oscar Wilde is accusing an Olivier award-winning theatre company of "dishonesty" over its claims that it is staging "the world premier...

Undercover 'Hip Hop Cop Shop' Leads To 37 London Arrests

Posted 11.12.2011 | Crime

Time to face the music. Thirty-seven London criminals could serve a combined 400 years in prison after a record store fronting as a crime haven tur...

Eating On Maltby Street: How London Locals Spend A Saturday

FATHOM | Malika Dalamal | Posted 11.12.2011 | Travel

Maltby Street, in a non-descript corner of Bermondsey, is the last place you'd expect to find a gourmet food mecca. But tucked away under the railway ...

4 Charged With Caravan Site Slavery

AP | Posted 11.12.2011 | World

LONDON -- Authorities says four men have been charged with slavery offenses for holding a group of men in squalid conditions at a caravan site north o...

Fashion Film: The New Music Video?

Crane.tv | Posted 11.10.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

With the first ASVOFF fashion film festival taking place in a couple of weeks at the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris, this new film genre could not b...

WATCH: Are Former Tube Stations London's Next Big Attraction?

Posted 11.08.2011 | Travel

London's long empty Brompton Road subway stop is looking to get new life as Entrepreneur Ajit Chambers is hoping to buy the station from England’s ...

The Roaring Twenties: Domestic Tranquility

Stefanie Lee | Posted 11.07.2011 | San Francisco
Stefanie Lee

I was fortunate enough to spend the past two weeks in London and Paris. Here are my sweeping generalizations about London and Paris and most likely unfair comparisons between them and our city by the bay. Take 'em or leave 'em.

Couture Crashpads (PHOTOS)

Black Tomato | Posted 11.06.2011 | Travel
Black Tomato

Check out our pick of the smartest couture crash pads where style drips from every door knob.

Astoria Characters: The Young Man Looking for Love

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.06.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Maki Hirose is full of promise. He just turned 26, but he looks 16. He's so proper that he eats French fries with a fork and cuts melted cheese sandwiches into bite-sized pieces.

London's Literary Salons

Crane.tv | Posted 12.08.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Crane.tv

London has long been seen as a purveyor of all that's cool - hipsters and trendsetters are constantly piled into the latest IT bar watching undergroun...

The Man Who Redesigned Britain

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 11.03.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Kodak cameras, Parker pens, London black cabs - iconic and familiar as they are, is it so surprising that they've all experienced a design overhaul fr...

Scuffles Break At EDL Protest

PA | Posted 11.03.2011 | Home

PRESS ASSOCIATION - Far-right demonstrators clashed with police as they protested in east London. Scuffles broke out and bottles and firecrackers w...

Alexander McQueen Savage Beauty Exhibition Coming To London?

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 11.02.2011 | Home

Excellent news fashion fans! We have a greater indication than ever that the record-breaking Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibition could be comi...

A Conversation With Menswear Designer Simon Spurr

Blue Carreon | Posted 11.01.2011 | Style
Blue Carreon

Here, Simon talks about the importance of manners, what he wants his legacy to be and how men should never cheat on their women.

London Riots Won Over by a Nation of Tea Lovers

Toan Lam | Posted 10.31.2011 | Impact
Toan Lam

What happens after your life has been threatened and in danger and you've successfully run to safety? According to Jonathan Walker and his wife, Philippa Morgan Walker, "Put the kettle on!"

Watch: Is This The Face Of Jack The Ripper?

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 10.31.2011 | Crime

A retired British murder squad detective has put together what he claims is an image of Jack The Ripper - the unidentified serial killer who terrorize...

Update: McQueen 'Savage Beauty' Exhibit (Probably) To Show In London

The Huffington Post | Marielle Bingham | Posted 10.30.2011 | Style

Last week we told you about Grazia editor-at-large Melanie Rickey's petition to "bring McQueen home." Sounding off in Grazia as well as the Guardia...

The Faithful Shopper: Luxe for Less

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.30.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

These days we fashionistas must watch our wallets as carefully as we watch our waistlines. That doesn't mean we have to sacrifice our love of luxury, however; New York offers a plethora of luxury discount shops.

Achtung! Don't Heil Hitler.

Posted 10.30.2011 | Travel

Madame Tussauds, London’s most popular tourist attraction, has hired a new guard to stand next to the wax sculpture of Adolf Hitler and politely ask...

PHOTOS: Notting Hill Carnival Kicks Off In Spectacular Style

Posted 10.29.2011 | World

The second day of the Notting Hill Carnival kicked off in spectacular style Monday, despite a visible increase in police presence following London's v...

PHOTOS: Major Art Exhibition Explores...Dirt?

Posted 10.27.2011 | Arts

Dirt is a part of life. Whether its grime or dust, it envelops even the most ordinary of circumstances or objects. Wellcome Collection’s exhibition,...

Kelly Brook Shows Off Her Perfect Pins In Pink Mini Dress To Launch Sky Ride

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 10.26.2011 | Home

Kelly Brook was out in the (fleeting) London sunshine yesterday to launch the latest Sky Ride initiative, showing off her perfect pins in a teeny-tiny...