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London

  1. royals
    Everything to Know About Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s New HomeThe royal couple is settling in Frogmore Cottage.
  2. cityscape
    Norman Foster’s Tulip Is Instagram Architecture at Its EmptiestThe Gherkin is getting a sperm-shaped neighbor.
  3. Love Map: A New York Romance, From Across the Pond“In New York you constantly want to go fast … I wanted everything to slow down.”
  4. now smell this
    Watch Cara Delevingne Explore LondonThe actress and model is the new face of a Burberry fragrance.
  5. the feeding tube
    The Great British Baking Show Is Back — But Is It Still Good?A superfan weighs in on some big changes for the show that essentially defines British culture.
  6. Car Crashes Into Barriers Outside British Parliament, Terrorism SuspectedWitnesses say the crash looked deliberate, and the driver was arrested at the scene. Several people sustained non-life-threatening injuries.
  7. sexual assault
    College Student Accused of Raping Woman After Quoting Donald TrumpHugo Penfold allegedly said “grab her by the pussy” before committing sexual assault.
  8. jeff goldblum
    Life Finds a Way for a 25-Foot Statue of Jeff Goldblum to Appear in LondonIt’s a re-creation of the, uh, famous scene in Jurassic Park, you see.
  9. bloody revenge
    Woman Sentenced for Writing ‘Big Dick Lord’ in Pig’s Blood on Past Lover’s WallLizzie Purbrick admitted to spraying “lady slut” and “big dick lord” in pig’s blood on the walls of her former lover.
  10. The Crowds at London’s Anti-Trump Protests Were EnormousTens of thousands of sign-toting protesters made their disappointment with the American president clear on Friday.
  11. protests
    The Best Signs From the London Trump Protest“Piss off.”
  12. Everything You Need to Know About Trump’s Controversial U.K. VisitFrom attacking London’s mayor to offending various royals, Trump has a contentious history with the Brits. Now they’ll greet him with huge protests.
  13. activism
    A Donald Trump Baby Blimp Will Fly Over London During the President’s VisitThe mayor of London gave it the okay.
  14. urban planning
    A Year Has Passed Since the Grenfell Tower Fire. It Could Happen Again Anytime.This was murder by negligent bureaucracy. Preventing the next one begins with stronger regulation.
  15. festival fails
    All-You-Can-Eat Pizza Fest Reportedly Runs Out of Pizza“Been here one hour, queued for 50 mins, managed to get 1 slice of pizza so far.”
  16. anniversaries
    It’s Been 5 Years Since the Cronut Debuted — Here’s Every Flavor EverTime flies for pastry hybrids!
  17. Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon Will Cover the Royal Wedding Live as Cord […]Will Ferrell and Molly Shannon are returning as Cord Hosenbeck and Tish Cattigan to provide their expert live commentary, this time for HBO. […]
  18. now smell this
    You Can Buy These Diptyque Candles for 4 Days OnlyYour favorite cities are now candles.
  19. manicures
    How to Get Nails and Brows Like Meghan MarkleHer salon is in London’s upscale Mayfair neighborhood.
  20. international relations
    Trump Cancels U.K. Visit Over Obama’s ‘Bad Deal’ — Which Was Initiated by BushIt definitely had nothing to do with the hordes of protesters expected to greet Trump in London.
  21. oy
    The ‘Selfieccino’ Is Here to Ruin Coffee ForeverWe’re doomed.
  22. bans
    London Bans Fast-food Restaurants From Opening Near SchoolsMayor Sadiq Khan calls the city’s child-obesity epidemic a “ticking time bomb.”
  23. food waste
    London Will Start Powering Public Buses with Coffee GroundsIt’s found a way to turn coffee waste into sustainable biofuel.
  24. How to Act Like a Local in LondonThe best restaurants, bars, activities, museums, neighborhoods, hotels, and art in London.
  25. yuck
    London Is Blaming Restaurants for Those Massive Fatbergs Lurking Under the CityAbout 92 percent of the city’s restaurants don’t have grease traps installed.
  26. Report: Trump Won’t Get Tea With the Queen on 2018 Visit to the U.K.What was once a “state visit” has been downgraded to a simple “working visit.”
  27. U.K. Lowers Terrorism Threat Level, Second Arrest Made in London Tube AttackTwo men, an 18-year-old and a 21-year-old, are in custody as the investigation into the bombing continues.
  28. Arrest Made in London Tube AttackU.K. authorities raised the country’s terrorism threat level to “critical” on Friday night.
  29. Explosion on London Underground Treated As ‘Terrorist Incident’The blast on a packed rush-hour train left nearly two dozen injured, and gave President Trump an excuse to promote his travel ban on Twitter.
  30. Suspected Terrorists Attacked Police in Brussels, LondonOne man used a knife and the other a sword. Both shouted “Allahu Akbar.”
  31. how i get it done
    How I Get It Done: Hannah Weiland, the Designer Behind British It-Brand ShrimpsPilates, Earl Grey tea, and lots of fur coats.
  32. kill us now
    A Restaurant Is Giving Customers ‘Instagram Packs’ With Their DinnerThey want guests to “get that perfect shot regardless of the lighting.”
  33. Van Rams Worshippers in Terror Attack Near London MosqueTen people were injured and one death at the scene may be related to the attack. Witnesses said the driver shouted that he wanted to kill Muslims.
  34. Could the Grenfell Tower Disaster Happen in New York?Don’t be complacent: High-rise building failures are never accidents, and contempt for the poor is global.
  35. ‘Unprecedented’ Fire Destroys London Apartment BuildingAround 600 people were in the high-rise.
  36. Trump May Skip U.K. Trip Due to His Unpopularity ThereThe president is reportedly worried about large-scale protests against him.
  37. last night on late night
    Samantha Bee’s Message to Donald Trump: Keep Calm and Delete Your Account“London does not need us to tell them to be scared, Pumpkin Spice!”
  38. James Corden Opens Show in London: ‘This Is Not a Country That Feels Afraid’He promises “most fun-packed shows ever,” because the attackers “would hate that.”
  39. Two of the Three London Suspects IdentifiedOf the two men, one was known to British police and intelligence.
  40. tipping
    London Man Returns to ‘Double Tip’ Restaurant Staff After Terror Attack“They cared about us and our safety.”
  41. John Oliver Responds to the “Insulting” American News Coverage of the […]Here’s a clip from last night’s Last Week Tonight, where John Oliver responds to the American news coverage after Saturday’s terrorist attack […]
  42. London Terrorist Attack Leaves 7 Dead and 48 WoundedThe three assailants drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge, then started stabbing people before being shot and killed by police.
  43. James Corden Is Taking ‘The Late Late Show’ to London in JuneJames Corden is taking The Late Late Show across the pond. According to Variety, Corden’s late night CBS show will broadcast three episodes […]
  44. live streams
    Watch Gorillaz Perform Their New Album Live in LondonFeaturing De La Soul, Pusha T, Noel Gallagher, and more.
  45. London Suspect Was 52-Year-Old Brit Investigated for ‘Extremism’ in the PastKhalid Masood had a long criminal history before the attack near Parliament that killed three, including an American citizen.
  46. lawsuits
    Starbucks Forces ‘Star Box,’ a One-Man Coffee Kiosk, to Change Its NameStar Box’s owner claims it’s named after the Marxist star.
  47. Can You Figure Out What’s Happening in This Very British Bagel Video?“On his head he’s got a bagel!”
  48. moonage daydream
    David Bowie Fans Are Crowd-Fourcing a 3-Story-Tall $1.23M Memorial in LondonThe lightning-bolt statue would be placed in Brixton, South London.
  49. exclusive
    London’s 1984 Is Coming to Broadway, Just in Time for 2017Opening night is set for June 22.
  50. WATCH: There’s a Restaurant in London That Only Serves Potato ChipsCinnamon-sugar potato chips?
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