Tiger Flowers was abused for his colour but never lost his cool
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Thursday 01 November 2012
New York City struggled to return to normal life after superstorm Sandy, managing a partial resumption of mass transit amid a landscape of miles-long traffic jams, widespread blackouts and swarms of marooned residents.
Wednesday 31 October 2012
Given the widespread devastation, it is no surprise that the Obama administration has designated Hurricane Sandy a "major disaster". The "superstorm" – the largest in the Atlantic since records began in 1851 – beat a path nearly 1,000 miles wide across one of the most populous parts of North America, winds of more than 80 miles-per-hour spreading destruction from Massachusetts to the Carolinas.
Hurricane Sandy: Uptown, they described it as 'mostly hype' - but then came flying metal and flooded streets
Tuesday 30 October 2012
In his second dispatch from New York, our correspondent describes the changing mood as Hurricane Sandy batters the East Coast of America
Monday 29 October 2012
Hurricane Sandy has already battered the Caribbean, with winds topping 100mph, killing 66 people. Today it is forecast to make it's way across the east coast of the US.
Saturday 20 October 2012
Obama and Romney return to the campaign trail after light relief at charity dinner
Friday 19 October 2012
Room service: Wythe Hotel, Brooklyn
Wednesday 17 October 2012
Will it be 'lush' or leave audiences angrily demanding: 'Oy, what’s occurring?'
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Beatles fans can see another artistic side of John Lennon in New York this week.
Wednesday 29 August 2012
British boybands One Direction and The Wanted have taken the US – and the pages of The New Yorker – by storm. Tim Walker charts their stateside success
Saturday 18 August 2012
"I couldn't ask for a better gig. The music is fantastic, the bass lines are classic, and Elton is a gem..."
Wednesday 15 August 2012
Former world heavyweight champion Michael Dokes, 54, has died after losing his battle with liver cancer.
Thursday 02 August 2012
A painting by the prominent pop artist Roy Lichtenstein has been discovered more than four decades after it went missing, and has sparked a legal battle to make sure the work, worth £4m, does not disappear again.
Thursday 26 July 2012
Views from abroad
Thursday 26 July 2012
Appearance of bloated pig-like creature with five toes sparks online frenzy
Friday 20 July 2012
Katie Holmes will be returning to the Broadway stage in her first major project since announcing her divorce from Tom Cruise.
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
- 1 President of Argentina adopts Jewish godson to 'stop him turning into a werewolf'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 The 'Black Museum': After 150 years, public set to see exhibits from police’s grisly crime museum