At the French Open in 1999, Steffi Graf won her 22nd and final grand slam title. Three months later, Serena Williams won the US Open, the first of 21 grand slam titles that has left her one away from tying Graf's Open Era record. But...Show More Summary
The unstoppable restaurant opening machine known as Major Food Group (Carbone, Parm, Dirty French, etc.) have debuted their latest offering, Sadelle's, on West Broadway in SoHo. The powerhouse trio are trying on the Jewish deli model for size, offering bagels, smoked fish, and other appetizing options. Watch your back, Russ & Daughters! [ more › ]
There are two things people are going to be thinking when you are legendary chef Neil Perry’s daughter and you decide to open a restaurant. One –...
A private escape opens near Cambodia’s often-crowded Angkor temples. Why Go: The world’s largest religious monument stood virtually hidden to the Western world in the jungles of Cambodia for centuries until a French explorer in the 1800s popularized the site by publishing his travel notes. Show More Summary
You'll buy more toiletries if you're buzzed. It sounds like Tarjay wants to try giving stores a dose of la sophistication (that's French for sophistication): The company confirms that a new store opening next month in Chicago has applied for a liquor license that would let shoppers drink glasses of beer or vino from, say, tables at an in-store café. Show More Summary
Farfalle with smoked salmon, lemon-cre?me frai?che, and sorrel. To complement the Upper East Side's outpost of his Italian concept, Ristorante Morini, Michael White has opened a traditional French brasserie on East 63rd Street. It looks...Show More Summary
The French fashion house are opening the gates to their first show at New York Fashion Week.
Chez Billy Sud, a French restaurant in Georgetown from brothers Ian and Eric Hilton, will soon have a sister wine bar next door. Dubbed Bar a Vin, the space comes from the same ownership and will serve wine primarily from France.
When the young French photographer Jean-Vincent Simonet (Lyon, 1991) came across the book Les Chants de Maldoror (The Songs of Maldoror), he felt hugely attracted to the dark, theatrical and transgressive character. The cutting-edgeShow More Summary
The excellent cookies will be there, too. The rumors are true: Maman — the French café that got its start on Centre Street, and has already expanded to Toronto — is opening a third location at 211 West Broadway. The 2,000-square-foot, 50-seat space will extend beyond the snacks-and-baked-goods offerings that have made Maman a hit. Show More Summary
Serena Williams is poised to make history when the U.S. Open starts on Monday. The 33-year-old will vie for her first-ever single season Grand Slam sweep, having already won Wimbledon, French Open and the Australian Open. It’s no wonder tickets for the U.S. Open women’s singles final sold out before the men’s final for the first […]
Serena Williams looks to complete the calendar Grand Slam after previously winning the Australian Open, the French Open and Wimbledon. The U.S. Open kicks off on Monday. A possible fourth-round foe is 20-year-old Madison Keys, who reached this year’s Aussie semifinals. Williams will open against Russia’s Vitalia Diatchenko and could face Croatian Mirjana Lucic-Baroni in
French Economy Minister Emmanuel Macron is speaking openly about changing the EU Treaties to achieve further Eurozone integration. This is good news for David Cameron's EU renegotiation push, as France has historically been wary of Treaty change - but the diverging timelines remain an issue. Show More Summary
Newcastle’s Capital One Cup tie with Northampton got off to an explosive start. New French winger Florian Thauvin opened the scoring on three minutes – volleying home a Massadio Haidara cross from the left hand side. Despite the fact...Show More Summary
French prosecutor François Molins announced on Tuesday that authorities plan to open an official terrorism investigation into the train attack that ended with three Americans, a French-American professor, and a British businessman tackling...Show More Summary
PARIS (AP) — French authorities formally opened a terrorism investigation on Tuesday after a thwarted attack on a high-speed train last week, saying the suspected attacker had watched a radical Islamic video onboard minutes before the violence.
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Everyone is familiar with the incident on Friday when a rogue Minnesota Lutheran tried to open fire on the passengers of a French train (he kept muttering something about 95 Theses). Four men, three Americans (two of them military) and a Brit, decided that rather than be victims they would attack. Show More Summary
A gunman overpowered by passengers, including three Americans, on an express train after allegedly opening fire inside a coach is astonished at being branded a terrorist, his former lawyer said in a television interview Sunday.
A gunman with an assault rifle and a handgun opened fire on a train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris. A French passenger first confronted the gunman