| May 9, 2014
| 12:23 PM
On Gibson Island, where no two homes are alike, a magnificent 1960s modern house sits on 1.8 acres of wooded property at the highest point in the area, and is on the market for $1.29 million.
Often referred to as the "treehouse," 703 Skywater Road was...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:11 AM
A few years ago, reflecting the fizzy optimism that preceded the Great Recession, Chicago's skyline was lit up by "balcony wars." It had architects turning the prosaic balconies that typically mar the face of residential high-rises into all manner of eye-...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Los Angeles artist Betye Saar has won the 2014 Edward MacDowell Medal, a lifetime achievement award given by America’s oldest artists’ colony, joining an elite roster of honorees dating back to 1960.
She’ll receive her award Aug. 10 in...
| May 13, 2013
| 11:08 AM
A frequent stop and embarkation port on New England/Canada and Bermuda voyages as well as starting point of some seasonal Caribbean cruises and an occasional stop on trans-Atlantic voyages, Boston has seen a dramatic increase in cruise business in...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:10 PM
The $367.5-million sale of U.S. Bank Tower in downtown Los Angeles, the tallest building in the West, has been completed.
Its new owner is Singapore investor Overseas Union Enterprise Ltd. The developer and landlord also owns commercial properties...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:54 PM
Even the "Mona Lisa" needs a little help to look so young after nearly five centuries.
Officials at the Musée du Louvre in Paris this week unveiled a new lighting system for the Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece that remains the museum's top visitor draw....