| Jan 1, 2012
| 4:33 PM
More than 200 images of protest art, along with firsthand accounts of the clashes, have been published in "Beauty Is in the Street," (Four Corners Books, $40)...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:35 PM
ABC's special on Jacqueline Kennedy's newly released recordings drew 8.4 million viewers Tuesday night....
| May 16, 2011
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I love trains. One of my earliest memories is leaving my small Texas town to move to Nebraska. I sat in the dome car and watched lightning ripple across the night sky. It was beautiful. I've also ridden the TGV......
| Jan 29, 2011
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When the Paris menswear shows come around every year it's tempting to ditch the real world, hop on a plane, excitedly touch down at Charles de Gaulle and sneak in a couple Laduree macaroons before the Louis Vuitton show. It's......
| May 30, 2010
THE BEST WAY TO PARIS
From LAX, Air Tahiti Nui and Air France offer nonstop service to Charles De Gaulle Airport. United offers direct serice (stop, no change of planes). Delta, Continental, American, Lufthansa, British, US Airways and Swiss offer...
| Jun 23, 2010
Gen. Marcel Bigeard, a decorated veteran who led France's elite parachute forces in colonial wars in independence-seeking Indochina and Algeria after serving in the French Resistance in World War II, died Friday in his hometown of Toul in eastern France....
| Aug 30, 2010
French air ace in World War II
Marcel Albert, 92, a decorated World War II flying ace hailed as a hero of the French Normandie-Niemen squadron based in the Soviet Union, died of complications from cancer Aug. 23 in Harlingen, Texas, said...
| Sep 16, 2010
Edwin Newman, known to several generations of television viewers as the dry-witted NBC reporter and commentator who covered coronations and assassinations and wrote two bestselling books on Americans' mangling of the English language, has died. He was 91....
| Jul 6, 2011
Otto von Habsburg, the oldest son of Austria-Hungary's last emperor who saw the end of his family's centuries-long rule and emerged to become a champion of a Europe united by democracy, died Monday in his sleep at his home in Poecking, Germany, where he...
| Mar 13, 2011
*If you want to fly on a big new Airbus A380, check out Air France, which operates the aircraft on most transatlantic flights and has just launched Premium Voyageur class with roomy seats and prices between business and economy.
*Airports in Munich,...
| Jun 26, 2011
How the French Play the Game of Life
Times Books/Henry Holt: 340 pp., $27
Strategy is everything for the French. That's what Elaine Sciolino discovers in her book "La Seduction: How the French Play the Game of Life," a...