You’re watching Rafael Nadal dominate at the French Open. He’s tired, he’s stressed, he might even be injured, and you think to yourself, “How can I be that mentally tough when it matters most?” You follow LeBron James all season long and marvel at how he manages to ratchet up his play, game after game, […]
The Marrakech International Film Festival opened this weekend with a ceremony introducing the star-studded jury, including French actress Marion Cotillard, Korean director Park Chan-Wook, Turkish director Fatih Akin and New Yorker Martin...Show More Summary
Marion Cotillard is stunning while arriving at the opening ceremony of the 2013 Marrakech International Film Festival on Friday (November 29) in Marrakech, Morocco. The 38-year-old French actress was seen posing with famed director Martin Scorsese, who is the jury president for the film festival. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Marion Cotillard “It’s [...]
Neutrals in da hiz-ouse!! Yes, I went there, but it’s OK because this three-piece holiday set by Napoleon Perdis is called “Chateau,” which is French for “castle,” or a large, stately house (three years of high school French, merci!) First, I have to apologize for misplacing the coral red cream nail polish from this set. Show More Summary
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud made a poor error in judgement in the first half at Cardiff. Midway through the opening 45, Arsenal’s French centre-forward broke through the Cardiff backline to give himself a clear goal scoring opportunity, but then shockingly the Gunner stopped. Giroud thought Mesut Ozil had flicked on – a decision which the linesman [...]
Atta Kenare/AFP/Getty Images By Laurence Frost and Marcus George PARIS/DUBAI -- Peugeot and Renault are among Western firms sending executives to an automotive conference that opens in Iran on Saturday -- firing the starting gun on a...Show More Summary
In one month’s time the January transfer window will open and French financial heavyweights AS Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain are expected to be busy once again. PSG are top of the league, four points clear, and only in need of fine-tuning. Show More Summary
It looks like French brand A.P.C. is expanding its presence in New York City once again. Adding to its already existing flagship store on Mercer Street, the brand announces today a soon to open new flagship store on Bond Street. … A.P.C. Announces Bond Street, New York Flagship Store is a post by David Fischer on Highsnobiety.
Arsenal are cooking this year. Twelve weeks into the Premier League season, the Gunners have opened up a four-point gap on second-place Liverpool, and after a comfortable 2-0 win against French side Marseille today, Arsenal are one point away from a berth to the Champions League knockout stage. Read more...
Zut Alors! C'est très romantique! Hilary Swank gave her French boyfriend Laurent Fleury her own French version of a kiss while in Paris yesterday, as they exchanged spit like exchanging dollars to Euros. Hilary also kept her eyes wide open during the smooch. We don't blame her! If we were kissing that hunk, we'd want our eyeballs [...]
I wrote the Suggest, Alison Hallett wrote the full review, and we're in total agreement. As Hallett writes: Blue is a French film about a lesbian relationship that's directed by a man, Abdellatif Kechiche, and stars two straight women. Show More Summary
Everyone gather 'round as I regale you with a tale of stock exchange regulation and global finance bloggers! Wait! Come back! I'm sorry. Before your eyes glaze over again, let me entice you with a better opening sentence. An American market blogger found himself on the receiving end of a 8,000 euro fine for quoting another blogger. Show More Summary
Serena Williams is better at tennis than most human beings will ever be at anything, ever. And this year in particular she's been on a tear: After the embarrassment of a first-round knockout at the 2012 French Open, she's racked up 11 titles, including the U.S. Open and the WTA Championships. Read more...
Carven opens a new store in London, the French brand’s first location in the UK. The interior is lined with floor-to-ceiling mirrors and furnished with mirrored display tables that visually enlarge the space. Stocking both men’s and womenswear, the store is designed… Look Inside Carven’s New Store in London is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
On April 16, 2007, a gunman entered Kristina Anderson's French class on the Virginia Tech campus and opened fire, killing 11 of her classmates and her professor. Thirty-two people died that day in total. Anderson survived three gunshot wounds — two to her back and one to her foot. Show More Summary
A manhunt is underway in Paris for a gunman who wounded one person inside the offices of a French newspaper before taking a hostage and opening fire outside of a bank. Read more...
Associated Press | France 24 | Le Monde A gunman opened fire in the lobby of the French newspaper Libération Monday, wounding a 27-year-old photographer’s assistant. The English-language France 24 service has a live-blog of events. Le Monde … Read more
A gunman opened fire in the lobby of a French newspaper office in Paris on Monday, gravely wounding a photographer’s assistant before fleeing. Soon afterward, shots were fired at the headquarters of a major French bank west of Paris, and a gunman briefly took a man hostage nearby. The Paris police headquarters said that it [...]
Another day, another shooting, this time however in Paris, and one involving French mega bank SocGen. From SocGen's official twitter account. Confirms that one man opened fire in front of the SG towers. No injuries, the police are on site and investigating. Show More Summary