| Jul 4, 2013
| 1:41 PM
PARIS — A leading French newspaper says France's intelligence services have put in place a giant electronic information gathering network.
Citing no sources, the Le Monde daily says France's Direction Generale de la Securite Exterieure, the...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 9:46 PM
Nevada's first congresswoman
Barbara Vucanovich, 91, who was the first woman to represent Nevada in Congress and went on to serve a sprawling, rural congressional district for 14 years, died Monday at an assisted living complex in...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 12:08 PM
European plane-maker Airbus announced the first flight of its new A350 XWB passenger jet is set for Friday, just days ahead of the Paris Air Show, the world's premier aviation showcase.
Weather conditions permitting, the A350 XWB will take off from...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
NEW YORK — It's easy to imagine that "Le Corbusier: An Atlas of Modern Landscapes," a vast, dense and beautifully installed new exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art, began as a kind of parlor game. You can almost picture the curators, Jean-Louis...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Given the rapidly evolving status of gay rights here in the U.S, where the Boy Scouts of America recently lifted a ban on gay youths and the Supreme Court prepares to rule on two same-sex marriage cases, John Oliver decided it was time to check up on the...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 1:20 PM
Making its debut at the prestigious Vinexpo beginning Sunday in Bordeaux: French wine in a can!
Will Winestar’s single-serving cans create a riot in the hallowed halls of the international wine and spirits fair? Maybe not.
| Apr 7, 2013
Planning, traveling and sharing a vacation with apps that have geography at their heart is no longer just a futuristic idea.
Dated guidebooks, tattered maps and finding a place to eat may have been part of the travel headache in times past, but new...
| Feb 2, 2013
| 8:50 PM
Los Angeles Times
Invented in Paris in the late 1950s, the mechanical drawing toy that would eventually be marketed as "the world's first laptop" became wildly popular soon after an Ohio company introduced it under a new name: Etch A Sketch.
| May 22, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Kim Kardashian is taking in the sights of Paris before giving birth.
Kardashian, 32, pregnant with rapper Kanye West's baby, visited the City of Light for a "babymoon" before welcoming her child in June. And from the looks of her baby shower invitation,...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:46 PM
Henri Dutilleux, the French composer whose modernist music has received international acclaim and is performed regularly by major orchestras, died Thursday in Paris. He was 97.
His death was announced by his publisher, Schott Music. No cause of death...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 7:15 AM
In perhaps the worst-kept secret in theme park history, the Disneyland Paris resort has finally admitted that the long-rumored Ratatouille trackless dark ride will open in 2014.
Photos: Ratatouille dark ride at Disneyland Paris