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  • Travel Postcard: 48 hours in Bucharest

    Travel Postcard: 48 hours in Bucharest
    BUCHAREST (Reuters) - Got 48 hours to explore Romania's capital and its eclectic mix of western architectural ideas, eastern imagery, 20th century totalitarian megalomania and buzzing nightlife? Reuters correspondents with local knowledge help visitors...
  • Move over Dracula, tourists flock to see Bulgarian 'vampire'

     
    The discovery last week of a 700-year-old skeleton with metal stakes where his heart had been has stirred a bout of vampire-mania in Europe and attracted flocks of tourists to the churchyard grave site in Bulgaria's Black Sea port of Sozopol. So keen is...
  • New weekend brunch options

    New weekend brunch options
    When it's this frigid outside, the idea of attempting a weekend brunch that goes beyond toaster waffles eaten while huddled under a blanket seems downright unreasonable. If there's anything that stands the chance to ply you from the cozy comforts of...
  • Bring on brunch

    Bring on brunch
    Though Sunday brunch is a year-round option, warm and sunny weather is what brings out the crowds. I can attest to that, having spent most of the last 10 fairly miserable (weatherwise) weekends hitting one brunch after another; I don't think I found a...
  • Vlad the Impaler related to Prince Charles, the biting truth

     
    "I have a bit of a 'stake' in the country," Prince Charles says of Romania's Transylvania region....
  • Will and Kate's firstborn could now be queen, if they had a girl

     
    Succession rules to be changed: A firstborn girl of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, could be first in line for the throne, after a decision by 16 Commonwealth nations that consider the monarch to be their head of state to change...
  • Review: ‘Phantasmagoria’ from Empty Spaces Theatre Co.

     
    Something wicked this way comes in the form of “Phantasmagoria,” a dance-storytelling-puppetry entertainment created and directed by John DiDonna for his Empty Spaces Theatre Co. And this pastiche of stylish costumes, lowbrow puppet humor and...
  • Monster Mash: Mandela painting stirs controversy; Russian art curators avoid prison sentence

     
    Controversial portrait: A painting depicting Nelson Mandela undergoing an autopsy -- inspired by a Rembrandt masterpiece -- stirs outrage in South Africa. (Agence France-Presse) Going home: Two Russian art curators are fined but avoid jail for...
  • Theater review: 'Phantasmagoria' from Empty Spaces Theatre Co.

    Theater review: 'Phantasmagoria' from Empty Spaces Theatre Co.
    Something wicked this way comes in the form of "Phantasmagoria," a dance-storytelling-puppetry entertainment created and directed by John DiDonna for his Empty Spaces Theatre Co. And this pastiche of stylish costumes, lowbrow puppet humor and scary...
  • Five for Friday: Five reasons for Orioles optimism in 2011

    Five for Friday: Five reasons for Orioles optimism in 2011
    The Orioles have given Baltimore 13 straight seasons of losing baseball, a streak that would make them the laughingstock of the major leagues if not for that train wreck of an organization in Pittsburgh. There still has been plenty of giggling at the...
  • Life Out Here: These two or a Mormon?

    Life Out Here: These two or a Mormon?
    An alleged pervert, a documented serial philanderer or a Mormon? Given those choices, many Republicans are leaning toward the alleged pervert or the renowned philanderer. Four women have come forward in recent weeks saying Republican presidential...