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  1. hate crimes
    Five Boys Arrested In Connection With Brutal Assault of Lesbian CoupleIn a horrifying homophobic attack, a lesbian couple was beaten up and robbed after they refused a group of boys’ demand to kiss.
  2. politics
    Beloved British Cat Joins Anti-Trump ProtestsLarry the Cat, of Downing Street fame, may have delayed Trump’s motorcade.
  3. the urbanist
    The Book Editor’s Guide to LondonUnpretentious afternoon tea, 18th-century hotels, and shopping like a royal.
  4. weddings!
    The World’s Best Honeymoon SuitesOptions for newlyweds who don’t just want to cuddle up and stay in anywhere.
  5. protests
    Over 1,000 People Have Been Arrested Protesting Climate Change in London“We will never stop fighting,” Swedish activist Greta Thunberg told demonstrators.
  6. oh my mcgrath
    The Mother of Makeup Is Taking Over an Entire Department StorePat McGrath’s mothership is coming to Selfridges.
  7. empire building
    The Eleven Madison Park Guys Are Going to LondonDaniel Humm and Will Guidara will open Davies and Brook there this summer.
  8. royals
    Everything to Know About Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s New HomeThe royal couple is settling in Frogmore Cottage.
  9. cityscape
    Norman Foster’s Tulip Is Instagram Architecture at Its EmptiestThe Gherkin is getting a sperm-shaped neighbor.
  10. 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.”
  11. now smell this
    Watch Cara Delevingne Explore LondonThe actress and model is the new face of a Burberry fragrance.
  12. 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.
  13. terrorism
    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.
  14. sexual assault
    College Student Accused of Raping Woman After Quoting Donald TrumpHugo Penfold allegedly said “grab her by the pussy” before committing sexual assault.
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. protests
    The Best Signs From the London Trump Protest“Piss off.”
  19. 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.
  20. activism
    A Donald Trump Baby Blimp Will Fly Over London During the President’s VisitThe mayor of London gave it the okay.
  21. 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.
  22. the urbanist: london
    Kew Gardens, Margate, and Other Escapes From LondonFive brilliant day trips, each less than two hours from the heart of the capital.
  23. the urbanist: london
    Kew Gardens, Margate, and Other Escapes From LondonFive brilliant day trips, each less than two hours from the heart of the capital.
  24. the urbanist: london
    Week 9: London Is a Grand Old Dame With a Hip New AttitudeThe city boasts some of the world’s best design, fashion, art galleries, theaters, and restaurants, but always makes room for the up-and-coming.
  25. the urbanist: london
    Week 9: London Is a Grand Old Dame With a Hip New AttitudeThe city boasts some of the world’s best design, fashion, art galleries, theaters, and restaurants, but always makes room for the up-and-coming.
  26. the urbanist: london
    Go Deeper: What to Read, Watch, and Download Before Visiting LondonOur list of essentials includes a detective series starring Idris Elba and a zombie apocalypse flick.
  27. the urbanist: london
    Go Deeper: What to Read, Watch, and Download Before Visiting LondonOur list of essentials includes a detective series starring Idris Elba and a zombie apocalypse flick.
  28. the urbanist: london
    Where the Locals Would Stay in London If They Weren’t LocalFrom stately townhouses to a floating hotel, these suggestions suit a range of styles and spending habits.
  29. the urbanist: london
    Where the Locals Would Stay in London If They Weren’t LocalFrom stately townhouses to a floating hotel, these suggestions suit a range of styles and spending habits.
  30. the urbanist: london
    Don’t Leave London Without Trying These 8 Essential DishesBeyond fish and chips: A quartet of food experts wax lyrical about four British classics and other dishes unique to contemporary, cosmopolitan London.
  31. the urbanist: london
    Don’t Leave London Without Trying These 8 Essential DishesBeyond fish and chips: A quartet of food experts wax lyrical about four British classics and other dishes unique to contemporary, cosmopolitan London.
  32. the urbanist: london
    London’s Best Watering Holes, According to Star Bartender Tony ConigliaroThe ‘Heston Blumenthal of drinks’ picks his favorite bars for top-shelf Martinis, natural wine, and no-frills cocktails.
  33. the urbanist: london
    London’s Best Watering Holes, According to Star Bartender Tony ConigliaroThe ‘Heston Blumenthal of drinks’ picks his favorite bars for top-shelf Martinis, natural wine, and no-frills cocktails.
  34. the urbanist: london
    Where the Founders of The Gourmand Eat and Drink in LondonDavid Lane and Marina Tweed’s go-to breakfast nooks, old-school oyster bars, and proper English pubs.
  35. the urbanist: london
    Where the Founders of The Gourmand Eat and Drink in LondonDavid Lane and Marina Tweed’s go-to breakfast nooks, old-school oyster bars, and proper English pubs.
  36. the urbanist: london
    My Favorite End: An Art Curator’s Guide to West LondonSeeking inspiration with Ben Moore, founder of Art Below, a public-works project that brings art to billboard spaces in underground train stations.
  37. the urbanist: london
    My Favorite End: An Art Curator’s Guide to West LondonSeeking inspiration with Ben Moore, founder of Art Below, a public-works project that brings art to billboard spaces in underground train stations.
  38. the urbanist: london
    My Favorite End: A Novelist’s Guide to North LondonErin Kelly, best-selling author of crime thrillers The Poison Tree and He Said/She Said, goes to bat for her beloved quadrant of the city.
  39. the urbanist: london
    My Favorite End: A Novelist’s Guide to North LondonErin Kelly, best-selling author of crime thrillers The Poison Tree and He Said/She Said, goes to bat for her beloved quadrant of the city.
  40. 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.”
  41. anniversaries
    It’s Been 5 Years Since the Cronut Debuted — Here’s Every Flavor EverTime flies for pastry hybrids!
  42. 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. […]
  43. now smell this
    You Can Buy These Diptyque Candles for 4 Days OnlyYour favorite cities are now candles.
  44. manicures
    How to Get Nails and Brows Like Meghan MarkleHer salon is in London’s upscale Mayfair neighborhood.
  45. 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.
  46. oy
    The ‘Selfieccino’ Is Here to Ruin Coffee ForeverWe’re doomed.
  47. bans
    London Bans Fast-food Restaurants From Opening Near SchoolsMayor Sadiq Khan calls the city’s child-obesity epidemic a “ticking time bomb.”
  48. food waste
    London Will Start Powering Public Buses with Coffee GroundsIt’s found a way to turn coffee waste into sustainable biofuel.
  49. How to Act Like a Local in LondonThe best restaurants, bars, activities, museums, neighborhoods, hotels, and art in London.
  50. 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.
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