| Mar 25, 2014
Don't be apprehensive about navigating public transit just because you're overseas. Transit systems in much of the world, especially in popular destinations, are at least as good as those at home and often better, and most include stops to the main...
| May 25, 2014
| 2:30 PM
PARIS- IFC Films is in advanced negotiations to acquire the rights to "Bird People," Pascale Ferran's Un Certain Regard player that stars "The Good Wife's" Josh Charles as an American business traveler with a 24-hour delay in Paris.
| May 29, 2014
| 3:16 PM
Greg Cantori has been stopped by police five times in recent months.
The officers have all asked him the same question: What the heck are you riding?
Each morning, Cantori steps into a vehicle resembling a yellow submarine and pedals the 24 miles from...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
The offscreen palace intrigue between "Grace of Monaco" director Olivier Dahan and his on-again off-again U.S. distributor Harvey Weinstein turns out to be far livelier than anything on screen in Dahan's cardboard and frequently cornball melodrama about...
| May 19, 2014
| 4:52 PM
It's Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's wedding week, which means it's time again to round up the details, running from rumors to real-life moments captured in photographs and video.
Paparazzi have been doing big business catching Kardashian family members...
| Apr 25, 2014
To read Elizabeth McCracken is to understand why the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the National Book Award and other prestigious institutions have awarded her their fellowships, accolades and grants. Each of McCracken's...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Here we go again with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry leveraging a tragedy to make another "strong case" based on limited evidence. We have already seen this in the case of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and chemical weapons. Now it's Russian...
| Jun 15, 2014
When the dyspeptic poet Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867), who loathed Belgium even more than most things, was asked to imagine an epitaph for that nation, he suggested: "At last!" Which is how many Europeans feel about the rapidly growing disgust with the...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:09 AM
An American Airlines flight heading from Miami to Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris was diverted to Boston's Logan Airport Wednesday evening because of an unruly passenger, New England Cable Network is reporting.
Flight 62 landed safely in Boston at...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Philippine de Rothschild, an energetic and self-certain grande dame of Bordeaux wine who halted an acting career to run vineyards owned by the family dynasty, has died, her company said. She was 80.
She died Friday night in Paris "from the effects of...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:49 PM
PARIS — Full disclosure: I love-love-love this city. In the springtime. In the fall. In the summer, when it sizzles. In the winter, when it drizzles (though not so much when it snows!) Merci, Cole Porter.
I visit twice a year on business, for...