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Lucrezia Borgia In 3D: Mike Figgis On His Controversial New Opera

Kisa Lala | Posted 04.09.2013 | Arts
Kisa Lala

By Kiša Lala Lucrezia Borgia Film, Credit Mike Figgis, Courtesy ENO I was late arriving at Groucho's and Mike Figgis was already anxious. It was t...

The Beauty to Take from an Ugly Game in the UEFA Champions League

Rob Kirkpatrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Rob Kirkpatrick

Most of the talk centering around this past week's Champions League match between AC Milan and Tottenham has been about a disgraceful lack of sportsmanship. That's unfortunate.

WATCH: 'Orgy Of The Rich' Group Protests Sotheby's Auction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Just as Andy Warhol's Nine Multicolored Marilyns was unveiled at Sotheby's in London Wednesday evening, a group of protesters crashed the auction. The...

WATCH: Typography Captures The Essence Of Four Great Cities

Co.Design | JOHN PAVLUS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Jean-Luc Godard famously said that all you need to make a movie is a girl and a gun, but after watching this and literally tearing up at the end, I pr...

WikiLeaks Founder's Attorneys Make Final UK Court Remarks

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Lawyers for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange tried a new tactic Friday in their bid to prevent his extradition to Sweden, charging that...

From New York With Love

Kim Carillo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Kim Carillo

My advice to anyone in a long-distance relationship: arguing with your partner on the telephone is to be avoided at all costs. You can't kiss and make up, and it's expensive.

Rob Ryan's Whimsical Image Making (VIDEO)

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Rob Ryan never really broke away from his childhood. His lifelong love of storytelling and straightforward approach to image-making has produced whimsical, accessible collections of work that appeal to many.

Valentine Lingerie More Popular Than Roses In UK

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON (Reuters Life!) - British men are choosing sexy knickers over short-lived and often more pricey presents such as roses and champagne this Valen...

The Beijing Subway Challenge: How Does It Compare to New York?

An Xiao Mina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
An Xiao Mina

It's not fair to compare two train systems of vastly different ages with vastly different histories and needs, but no one ever said life would be fair. So let's see how they measure up.

I Have Seen the Future of Business -- and It Is Small

Steve Strauss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Strauss

It used to be that big was big. But today, small is the new big, and the future of business is going to be what I just saw on that great plane ride: Small businesses going global.

Inside London's Savile Row (VIDEO)

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

2011-02-03-suits.jpgIn today's era of personalization and customization, there's nothing like tailor-made clothing. Beyond the usual HK or Milan tailor trek, every true gent knows that getting suited up in London's Savile Row is the ultimate.

A Stranded Refugee

Dave Ungrady | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Dave Ungrady

We imagine that most inconvenienced travelers have placed their misfortunes into proper perspective. After all, what's a canceled flight or three compared to the overthrow of a country?

WATCH: Turner Prize Winner Martin Creed On Mothers And Making Big Words

Crane.tv | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Crane.tv

What do the following words have in common? THINGS FEELINGS ASSHOLES FUCK OFF LOVE DON'T WORR...

The F Word: Protests in Cairo Forgotten by Obama

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Laura Flanders

Why did the president not have anything to say about Egypt -- where thousands of people, inspired by Tunisia, were taking to the streets to protest their own repressive government -- another one the US has backed for years?

What's Worth It: The Berkeley Hotel in London

Suzanne Aaronson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Suzanne Aaronson

This London hotel is great for injecting your stay with sophisticated style and a great central base, merging a cool, hip vibe with classic attention to detail.

Winter's Three Best Art Exhibitions In Museums Around The World

Edward Goldman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Edward Goldman

To those of you who are brave and smart enough to travel to Europe in the next few weeks to avoid crowds and enjoy snowflakes dancing in the air, here...

Art Trekking: Top Contemporary Art Destinations Overseas (PHOTOS)

Shana Ting Lipton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Shana Ting Lipton

Here is a short list of a few cities overseas that are making waves with international art aficionados, or about to.

Twitter Accidently Causes London 'Gunman' Panic

Richard MacKichan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard MacKichan

An innocent Twitter post from a fashion assistant turned London's Oxford Circus into a panic zone yesterday.

The Beauty (and Charity) of Travel Coincidence

Marie Elena Martinez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marie Elena Martinez

I was spending a rainy week in Santa Monica when I decided to take a yoga class one afternoon. I sat down with Ally Hamilton to talk about the Zen lifestyle of Santa Monica.

Best Travel Finds Of 2010

Ondine Cohane | Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel
Ondine Cohane

Last year was a great one for hotel and restaurant openings, particularly for the intimate and one of a kind places I love. Here were the best of the spots that I was lucky enough to check out in 2010.

WATCH: BAFTA Nominations For Orange Rising Star Award

Crane.tv | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Crane.tv

null The British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards (BAFTA) are approaching fast so Crane...

Banksy Print Of Disney's 'Jungle Book' For Greenpeace Poster Gets $120,000 At Auction

cnn.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

London, England (CNN) -- Baloo, Mowgli and King Louie of the Apes from Disney film "The Jungle Book" all feature in a print by anonymous graffiti arti...

Anish Kapoor Turns The World Upside Down In London's Kensington Gardens

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Anish Kapoor WHAT: Turning the World Upside Down WHEN: 28 September 2010 - 13 March 2011 WHERE: Kensington Gardens Kensington, London W2 3, Un...

Travel the World Without Leaving Home

Alastair Humphreys | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Alastair Humphreys

Mulling over why I enjoy traveling, I realized that you don't need to head to the end of the world. This year, I've decided to experiment with exploring the world without leaving home.

WATCH: Yahoo's 'Who Knew?' Explores The Unseen World Beneath The Streets From Paris To Berlin

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Earlier this week we posted about the amazing documentary Undercity, which explores the typically unseen architecture of NYC's transit system. Now, Ya...