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Merci-Donnant in Paris

Joan Z. Shore | Posted 02.06.2013 | Travel
Joan Z. Shore

My first attempt to celebrate Thanksgiving in France was during my first year in Paris, as the new correspondent in the CBS News bureau.

Art and Champagne Get Mixed in Miami (VIDEO)

Crane.tv | Posted 02.04.2013 | Arts
Crane.tv

Glithero are a progressive London-based practice who take a hands-on, experimental or perhaps "lab-based" approach to their work. Presented in a broad...

FACE TIME: At Paris Photo 2012, Portraits Old and New Stood Out (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 02.04.2013 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

It would have been enough to offer -- under the soaring Belle Epoque steel-and-glass canopy of the Grand Palais -- the feast of images brought together by the world's top photography galleries.

Female Photographers Take Over The Museum

ARTINFO | Posted 02.03.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

If the 1920s and 30s represent the true arrival of photography as an artist medium, they also represent a crucial stage in women's freedom. Which is w...

I Want My Daughters Back!

John Blumenthal | Posted 02.03.2013 | Fifty
John Blumenthal

Some people claim that God created teenagers so parents wouldn't die of utter despair when their formerly adorable children left the nest and toddled off to college. But what if your teenagers are not insufferable? What if they're sweet, affectionate and pleasant to be around? What then?

Rare Napoleon Artifact Sells For Big Bucks At Auction

Reuters | Posted 11.06.2013 | Money

PARIS, Dec 3 (Reuters) - A rare letter in which French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte vowed to "blow up the Kremlin" fetched 10 times more than expected...

Mark de Clive Lowe: Orbiter of Sound

Wyatt Closs | Posted 01.30.2013 | DC
Wyatt Closs

Too bad Mark de Clive Lowe doesn't own a soul spaceship. He could've used one. It might not have taken him so long to pick up all that he has learned and shared from so many musical places

The Point of Parenthood -- and 4 Tips for Making it Through Adolescence With Your Kids

Claire McCarthy, M.D. | Posted 01.30.2013 | Parents
Claire McCarthy, M.D.

I just got back from spending Thanksgiving in Paris with my eldest child, and it got me thinking about the point of parenthood.

The Fusion Of French And Japanese Pastry: Sadaharu Aoki In Paris

Sarah Dajani | Posted 01.27.2013 | Taste
Sarah Dajani

I braced myself for something distinctly Japanese. But it wasn't like that at all.

Where Paris Parties

Shamira Muhammad | Posted 01.23.2013 | Travel
Shamira Muhammad

Paris gets down. Everything from Brazilian funk, jazz, hip-hop and R&B can be grooved to, along with your more traditional Edith Piaf. If you'll be headed to Paris for the holidays, try hitting up some of these spots.

Return of the Queen: Legendary Game Designer Is Back Thanks to Kickstarter

Ilana Teitelbaum | Posted 01.14.2013 | Arts
Ilana Teitelbaum

A beautiful girl is mysteriously murdered amid the winding canals of Venice. A handsome, arrogant anti-hero with unique powers of deduction is hired by a billionaire to investigate. No, it's not an upcoming book or movie -- it's the premise of "Moebius."

Best Clubs in Paris

Party Earth | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel
Party Earth

There are millions of things to do in Paris. The bars might close at 2 a.m., but a diverse club scene keeps Paris alive and kicking long into the night.

WATCH: Hilarious Tourists At The Eiffel Tower

Elizabeth Zephyrine McDonough | Posted 01.12.2013 | Travel
Elizabeth Zephyrine McDonough

Filled with awe, excitement and an extra spring in their step, on any given day you will find the square at Trocadéro flooded with hundreds of smiling citizens of the world, people who have traveled thousands of miles just to see this famous structure, to stand in front of it alone, with their family, their friends, their enemies or their fiancés, with the common goal of "capturing" this oh-so-precious moment.

Apartment Hunting In Paris

Seth Engel | Posted 01.10.2013 | Travel
Seth Engel

No Paris apartment is ever a sure thing.

Barbed Pricks, Scary Vaginas and Good Family Sex

Frank Browning | Posted 01.09.2013 | Arts
Frank Browning

"Sexy Beasts: Seduction in the Animal World" starts with snails, then moves along through herds of battering rams, frisky cats, aged spawning salmon, pudic ducks and, of course, bonobos, whose standard form of hospitality is to offer their guests a quick screw.

PHOTOS: 10 Amazing Works Of Architecture

Trippy | Posted 01.08.2013 | Travel
Trippy

Whether it's intricate carving on an ancient temple or steel bended in ways you never thought possible, the complexities of architecture never cease to amaze.

FIAC 2012: 12 Paris Gallerists Talk About Favorite Artworks (VIDEOS)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 01.06.2013 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

Art fairs, with exceptions like Documenta, have come to be judged in terms of money: What mega-sales were murmured down the aisles, to which high-pro...

Obama Burgers vs. Romney Omelets

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.06.2013 | World

France's version of the U.S. Election Day is playing out ... on the plate. For 24 hours, the popular Breakfast in America diner in cent...

PHOTOS: Paris's Evolving Sweets

Viator | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Viator

In the early 1900's, the folks at Café Laduree created the Parisian-style macaron by doubling up on the cookies and adding the sweet filling in the center.

Navigating Paris One Hunk Of Cheese At A Time

Fathom | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel
Fathom

It's a matter of taste. Do you want crisp, buttery layers that flake at the first bite? Or a dense, hearty exterior and a yeasty, buttery interior that melts in your mouth?

PHOTOS: 25 Ghastly Places Popular With Travelers

Viator | Posted 12.31.2012 | Travel
Viator

The smaller islands in the lagoon that served as mass graves during Venice's many bouts with the plague. The one island that never saw disease, hosted an insane asylum that now stands abandoned.

Paris, Je T'aime

Vitamin Daily | Posted 12.29.2012 | Travel
Vitamin Daily

The wonders of la ville d'amour are endless, but you have to start somewhere.

PHOTOS: The World's Best Cities For Coffee Lovers

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Costa Ricans refer to coffee as their "golden bean" because it has paid such high dividends to the local economy.

The Trouble With Learning French

Elizabeth Zephyrine McDonough | Posted 12.26.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth Zephyrine McDonough

The words that one learns passively in a given language (that is to say, out on the street or simply through repeated and unsought auditory repetition) are often reflective of deeper cultural values and attitudes. In France, more often than not, this attitude is pessimism. Allow me to explain.

Your Start-Up Life: Jean-Georges' Ingredients for Success

Rana Florida | Posted 10.24.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

If all he did was cook, Jean-Georges Vongerichten's status as one of France's -- and the world's -- most innovative chefs would be assured. But Vongerichten's amazing talents in the kitchen are aligned with a genius for business.