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Shooting Near Supermarket West Of Paris Wounds At Least Two

Reuters | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 09.26.2016 | World

PARIS, Sept 26 (Reuters) - A man who opened fire near a supermarket west of Paris and seriously injured two people is an incident not at first sight c...

SACREBLEU! Calling All Fans Of Tintin The Little Reporter.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 09.25.2016 | Arts
Sidonie Sawyer

I grew up in Paris reading the classic Tintin et Milou albums. I learned about some countries I had never been, and the best curse words I had never h...

Protesta en París

Violeta Ayala | Posted 09.18.2016 | Latino Voices
Violeta Ayala

Un grupo de policías pateando a un manifestante , Paris, Francia. ©Violeta Ayala #manif15sept Llegamos alrededor de las 14:30 a la Bastilla, y ...

Liberté, égalité, fraternité?

Violeta Ayala | Posted 09.18.2016 | Latino Voices
Violeta Ayala

The police kicking a young protestor, Paris, France. ©Violeta Ayala #manif15sept We arrived at about 2:30 pm at Bastille and just as we got clos...

Aristocratic, Chic, Historical, And Fashionable - The Most Elegant Townsquare Of Paris.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 09.18.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The Place des Vosges, originally known as Place Royale, is one of the oldest and prettiest urban squares in a city full of magnificent buildings and s...

A New Digital Art Museum In Paris - What The Heck Is That?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 09.11.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

In a city dedicated to beauty, style, and magnificent art, the arrival of a new kind of museum is sure to attract people, even the ones who would neve...

The Czech City Of Prague Is Full Of Character And Quirks

Kathleen Peddicord | Posted 09.10.2016 | Fifty
Kathleen Peddicord

If I were to choose one word to describe Paris, it would be romantic. If I were to choose one word to describe Prague, a city often compared to Paris, it would be cynical ... in a good way.

Paris Police Arrest Second Couple Over Notre Dame Gas Cylinders

Reuters | Rebecca Falconer | Posted 09.14.2016 | World

PARIS (Reuters) - French police have arrested a second couple in connection with a car found carrying seven gas cylinders near Notre Dame cathedral in...

30 Megacity Mayors Call Upon G20 for a Climate Safe World

Anne Hidalgo | Posted 09.06.2016 | World
Anne Hidalgo

As the G20 Summit meets in Hangzhou this week, we, mayors of the major cities within the G20, call on our national leaders to work with us to build a ...

In France, Connecting Online to Unify not Divide Citizens

Human Rights First | Posted 09.06.2016 | World
Human Rights First

By Susan Corke, Director, Antisemitism and Extremism, Human Rights First and Ilan Scialom, Vice President, Coexister, France The perpetrator of the B...

The Pope, The Patriarch And The Christian World Pray For Climate Justice Today - G20 Leaders Should Take Note

Tomás Insua | Posted 09.01.2016 | Religion
Tomás Insua

Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I, spiritual leader of the world's Orthodox Christians, in a prayer service on the Greek island of L...

A Visit To The Charming Montmartre Museum And The Renoir Gardens

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 08.29.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

There is more to Montmartre than the famed Pigalle hot red center - hot as in sexy - although with the French canicule (heat wave) at his worst right ...

Attendance At The Most-Visited Museum In The World Is Down 20 Percent

artnet News | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.25.2016 | Arts

This article originally appeared on artnet News. Tourism to Paris is in bad shape — and the city’s cultural institutions have been feeling the p...

Lesbian Lives in Summertime

Brandon Judell | Posted 08.25.2016 | Queer Voices
Brandon Judell

Summertime also supplies a considerably important history lesson on how the Women's Rights Movement was intertwined with the battle against homophobia.

The Climate Post:Americans View of Climate Change Polarized; U.N. Targets May Be Tough to Achieve

Tim Profeta | Posted 08.22.2016 | Green
Tim Profeta

Surveys conducted by Yale University and George Mason University suggest that 17 percent of Americans view climate change as an alarming threat and th...

9 Hotels Around the World You Need to Know About Right Now

Oyster | Posted 08.18.2016 | Travel

The hotel industry is constantly expanding. And therefore, our hotel coverage on is always growing to include new hotels that have just ope...

Go Ahead, Drink The Water!

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 08.15.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

The magnificent fresh water reservoir of Montsouris (Le réservoir de Montsouris), inside the belly of Paris, is one of the several receptacles the large city keeps under check to make sure all Parisians and visitors alike can get a glass of clean water.

25 Ways To Do Paris Like A Local

Refinery29 | Posted 08.12.2016 | Travel

Thankfully, the City of Love is huge, and there are certain corners of the capital that remain relatively untouched by the tourism industry's more exploitative types. So if you do take time to seek out the right neighborhoods, you can quite easily stumble upon lots of exquisite cafés and restaurants, much less-crowded museums, and the general feeling that you're acting -- and being treated -- more like a local.

Climate Change This Week: Siberia Exploding, Too Hot to Work, LED Job Surge, and More!

Mary Ellen Harte | Posted 08.04.2016 | Green
Mary Ellen Harte

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Soon This May Be The Only Kind Of Tropical Frog In Existence - one made of painte...

Paris Starts Major Clean-Up Of Makeshift Memorial For Terror Victims

HuffPost France | Sara Elkamel | Posted 08.02.2016 | World

Paris’ city council has begun cleaning the Place de la Republique square and its statue, where candles, photographs, hand-written letters, and other...

7 Of The Best Rides In Disneyland Paris

Jyotsna Ramani | Posted 08.02.2016 | Travel
Jyotsna Ramani

I truly believe that "age is just a number." I always wanted to visit Disneyland Paris, and when I finally made it there, my heart was literally jumpi...

Top Sites in Paris

College Tourist | Posted 08.01.2016 | Travel
College Tourist

By Brittany Ray of University of Alabama What comes after the Eiffel Tower? If I were to make you associate a word with Paris, you would most likel...

Paradise Lost

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 07.29.2016 | World
Joan Z. Shore

I lived on the Côte d'Azur for nearly ten years - the decade of the '90s, when Russian oligarchs, newly freed from Soviet shackles, arrived on their ...

A Veteran's Recipe for Paris

Marianne C. Bohr | Posted 07.28.2016 | Travel
Marianne C. Bohr

We've visited Paris for almost 40 years - ever since we were 22 years old -- and it always manages to surprise us. Things we never noticed suddenly appear. There are probably as many ways to "do" Paris as there are ways to make apple pie, and we each have our favorites. It can be difficult to go back, to revisit old haunts, to come to terms with the passage of time, so we paint fresh tableaux with brand new memories.

Beyonce And Blue Ivy Don't Need A Sears Portrait Studio

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 07.28.2016 | Style

Remember when you were a kid and your parents dressed you up in an itchy sweater to take family portraits at Sears? Yeah, this is nothing like that. ...