Photo Essays

London Brawling: The G-20 Protests

Anticapitalist and climate-change activists converged before the Bank of England in London to demand action on poverty and climate change as world leaders arrive...

London Builds for 2012

The Olympic flame is still to arrive Beijing, yet with more than four years to go, London is already hard at work on the legacy of the 2012 Olympics Photographs...

London Fashion Week

The glamour world came to town for London Fashion Week. We donned our best bib and tucker and went to find out what was this season's new black

London's Gathering Storm

As financial markets approach meltdown, the City of London — once hailed as the business center of the world — faces uncertain and painful times. Photos for...

Horrors, It's London Fashion!

Inspired by everything from horror movies to Maggie Smith in "The Pride of Miss Jean Brodie", London designers took a few risks for Fall, 2008 and came up with...

Last Call for the Tube

London's new mayor Boris Johnson makes an immediate impression by implementing a city-wide ban on alcohol on the Underground. The locals were determined to make...

A Village Fights Heathrow's Expansion

The announcement that London's Heathrow airport will get a third runway means the nearby village of Sipson will be razed. But the residents are fighting it

Those Loony Olympic Mascots

London's eerie choices for the 2012 games prompt questions about what makes a successful mascot. From the cute and cuddly to the creepy, absurd, and ethically...