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  • Romantic getaways

    Romantic getaways
    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...
  • One Direction, FishFest and more: This week's on-sales

     
    A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Staples Center One Direction, Aug. 7, 2013 (Sat.) Verizon Wireless Amphitheater FishFest 2012, June 23 (Sat.) Gibson Amphitheatre YES, Aug. 15 (Fri.) Greek Theatre John...
  • 50+ Mug Shots

     
    A slew of dapper Down Under ne’er-do-wells of the ’20s and ’30s, along with a rundown of their nefarious deeds...
  • Australia seeks to clamp down on forced labor, organ trafficking

     
    In Australia, legislation is aimed at combating organ trafficking, forced marriage and forced labor by broadening laws against slavery and exploitation, a plan that was heralded by human rights groups as a blueprint for world efforts to stop such abuse......
  • Olympic Competition: Summer Vs. Winter?

     
    Which Is Better? It Depends On Your Point Of View. Every couple of years, when the Olympics arrive, the discussion starts up again: Which is better — the Summer Olympics or the Winter? Purists will argue that the Winter Olympics aren’t even...
  • Orlando Bolivian violist to perform at Sydney Opera House

     
    Mauricio CÚspedes, a Bolivian viola player from Orlando, will play at the famous Sydney Opera House in Australia, on March 20 as part of the YouTube Symphony Orchestra. The performance will be streamed live in YouTube. CÚspedes is a principal violist...
  • Cespedes had ‘fantastic, perfect, wonderful’ time with YouTube Symphony Orchestra

     
    I had a chance to catch up with Mauricio Cespedes Rivero , back in Central Florida after participating in the 2011 YouTube Symphony Orchestra concert at the Sydney Opera House in Australia. No surprises: The trip was a dream come true. “It was a...
  • Judy Davis returns to stage in Australian production of 'The Seagull'

     
    Australia's Judy Davis returns to stage in 'The Seagull'...
  • Monster Mash: Van Gogh painting believed to depict brother, Theo; Picasso painting sold for $20.7 million

     
    Dead ringers: The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam believes one of Vincent van Gogh's paintings previously thought to be a self-portrait actually depicts his brother, Theo. (Associated Press, via CBS News) Windfall: A Picasso painting donated to the...
  • Lady Gaga's own performance gets her YouTube account suspended

     
    Looking to waste a few minutes on YouTube watching the clips Lady Gaga uploaded to her personal channel? Well not today, as the singer has found her account suspended. A message saying "This account has been suspended due to multiple......
  • Has News of the World scandal put cloud over James Murdoch?

     
    There is a scene in the John Huston classic "The Maltese Falcon" in which Sydney Greenstreet's character Gutman has to choose between his right-hand man Wilmer or toss him to the cops so he can continue on with his quest......