| Apr 29, 2012
VIENNA — The Hotel Sacher will never be mistaken for a hip hotel. The elaborate gilt trim in public rooms, the old-school celebrity photos that adorn the walls and the tourists in line to sample Sacher torte — all evidence that guests are...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 1:13 PM
Raymond J. Barry has one of those faces that people recognize. It's the name that sometimes draws a blank.
"I was shooting a movie in Spokane, Wash., and a woman came up to me and asked if I was her favorite father from 'Justified,'" Barry, 72, said with...
| Aug 20, 2011
Raul Ruiz, 70, a Chilean-born filmmaker who made more than 100 films in his teeming, international career and worked to put cinema on an artistic par with literature, died Friday at a Paris hospital following complications from a pulmonary infection, said...
| Feb 8, 2011
Maria Altmann, who escaped Nazi-occupied Vienna as a newlywed and returned to wage a triumphant fight to recover Gustav Klimt's iconic gold portrait of her remarkable aunt, has died. She was 94.
Altmann died Monday at her Cheviot Hills home after a...
| Feb 5, 2012
Berlin: Put Berlin next to Paris and you have both sides of the coin: romance, which occasionally appeals, and eros, which never fails. "Berlin is sexy," said the German capital's openly gay Mayor Klaus Wowereit, and it's been that way since the...
| Jul 22, 2012
Mysteries and thrillers set in the years surrounding and during our two world wars have become a cottage industry. From Ken Follett's "Eye of the Needle" in the 1980s to recent novels by Charles Todd and Jacqueline Winspear, the standouts blend enough...
| Feb 9, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Kim Cattrall headed to Toronto in 'Private Lives' before Broadway...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Obama proposes reductions in arts funding in 2012 budget...
| Apr 18, 2011
| 4:36 PM
In the latest "Amazing Race" episode, contestants dine on wiener and carry Dr. Freud's couch...
| Apr 22, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Detainment of Ai Weiwei still a mystery...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
New Barbie dolls inspired by artistic masterpieces...