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Sneering Reactions To London Riots Begin

Posted 10.09.2011 | World

As London went into its fourth day of protests, the unrest in the English capital provided a rare opportunity to those previously criticized by the Br...

Spice Girls Musical In The Works

Posted 10.09.2011 | Arts

The Spice Girls will see their musical legacy of girl power, friendship and female identity live on in an upcoming musical. Absolutely Fabulous st...

Social Media Used To Spread Britain's Riots

AP | PAISLEY DODDS and RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 10.09.2011 | Technology

LONDON — Some of the text messages read like real-time rallying calls for rioters. "If you're down for making money, we're about to go hard in ...

Jason Linkins

If Obama's Past Statements Are Any Guide, Then He Doesn't Support Urban Rioting

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 10.09.2011 | Media

Were you wondering if President Barack Obama is secretly siding with London's opportunistic looters and arsonists? Probably not, because that sounds crazy... but not at National Review!

Crowdsourcing The London Clean Up

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 10.09.2011 | World

As David Cameron rushed home from his Tuscan holiday, Londoners bound together on Twitter and Facebook to start the clean up. The first person to o...

WATCH: London Mayor Heckled During Press Conference

Posted 10.09.2011 | World

Boris Johnson, the mayor of London, struggled on Tuesday to be heard over hecklers while speaking to residents and the media in Clapham Junction, an a...

Sales of Baseball Bats On Amazon UK Are Up 5,000 Percent

The Huffington Post | Jason O. Gilbert | Posted 10.09.2011 | Technology

Another scary bit of news out of the United Kingdom, which has been overtaken by riots in the past three days: The sale of baseball bats via the UK br...

Confessions of a Dual Citizen

Gemma de Choisy | Posted 10.09.2011 | Travel
Gemma de Choisy

I've been flying back and forth between the UK and the States going on 15 years. I was seven -- and hipless -- the first time, scared shitless and moving to an island where the sun never shines.

London Rioters Interrupt Tourists' Dinner, Get Scared Off By Restaurant Staff

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.09.2011 | Travel

A Los Angeles couple visiting London headed out for a nice dinner at The Ledbury on Monday evening only to be served up a bit of chaos as rioters brok...

English Soccer Star Pleads For End To London Riots

AP/The Huffington Post | By ROB HARRIS | Posted 10.09.2011 | Sports

LONDON (Associated Press) -- England striker Wayne Rooney has appealed for an end to the violence and looting in London that has put Wednesday's exhib...

Photos: Third Day Of Unrest In London

Posted 10.08.2011 | World

As authorities struggled to contain the number of incidents, violence and looting marked a third day of riots in London. Unrest in the English capital...

How BlackBerry—Not Twitter—Fueled The London Riots

TechCrunch Europe | Mike Butcher | Posted 10.08.2011 | Technology

Over the weekend parts of London descended into chaos as riots and looting spread after a protest organised around the yet unexplained shooting of a m...

LOOK: The Blaze And Aftermath Of The London Riots

Posted 10.07.2011 | World

London residents woke this morning to the aftermath of the city's worst riots in years. Protestors in the Tottenham neighborhood, enraged by the de...

The Brothers Grim: Interview With Jake & Dinos Chapman

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 10.01.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

The Chapman brothers are not shy. Since first bursting onto the art scene in the early 90s with work featured in the notorious YBA exhibition, Sensati...

Everybody Eats Where? Everybody Shops Where? Everybody Lingers Where? In Richmond Upon Thames, Petersham Nurseries and Petersham House

Mara Gibbs | Posted 09.28.2011 | Travel
Mara Gibbs

On my first visit to Petersham Nurseries to eat lunch, I drew comparisons to the famous River Cafe. The visuals and flavors are intoxicating, and more importantly, it doesn't weigh you down and can actually invigorate.

Sensory Architecture In London's Hyde Park

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 09.26.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Swiss architect Peter Zumthor's latest creation wills people to stop for a minute and think. This year's Serpentine Gallery Pavilion is constructed un...

Toulouse-Lautrec's Favorite Dancer

David Galenson | Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts
David Galenson

An 1893 article by the critic Arsène Alexandre described the art of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec as "very spontaneous in its execution, yet very calcula...

The Godly And The Mundane: Wilhelm Sasnal At Sadie Coles

Posted 09.24.2011 | Arts

Wilhelm Sasnal's new exhibition at Sadie Coles in London is an extensive collection of new paintings which "draw upon a broad range of sources and tra...

Dri Dri Gelato: Italian Tradition Meets Quirky London Design

Crane.tv | Posted 09.22.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

Crane.tv recently indulged in a visit to Dri Dri Gelato in Chelsea. Inspired by a small gelato shop in his native Italy, founder Adriano de Petrillo h...

Green Lake on Selfridges London Rooftop

Posted 09.20.2011 | Home

Hip Londoners are headed to the roof of Selfridges department store, where Sam Bompas and Harry Parr, two UK-based designers, have installed an emeral...

Jennifer and Justin in London (PHOTO)

Posted 09.20.2011 | Celebrity

Everyone's favorite single gal Jennifer Aniston proved that current boyfriend Justin Theroux is more than just a passing fad by clasping hands in Lond...

Contemporary Art For The Masses

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Launched just a month ago, Whisper Gallery is Jamie Wood's new project. Located in Central London, Whisper - little sister to is the already establish...

WATCH: Savant Draws City From Memory In One Hour

Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

Stephen Wiltshire is a well known architectural artist who was diagnosed with autism at a young age. Wiltshire is known for his ability to draw detail...

WATCH: Man Draws City From Memory In One Hour

Posted 09.18.2011 | Arts

Artist David Wiltshire has both an amazing drawing talent and an incredible memory. Wiltshire showed both of his talents by examining the London skyli...

PHOTOS: A Look At London During World War II

Posted 09.18.2011 | World

July 19 marks the 70th anniversary of Winston Churchill's famous "V for Victory" campaign, and in tribute to the spirit of Britons who "would not be c...