| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:17 PM
Tadeusz Mazowiecki, 86, Eastern Europe's first democratic prime minister after communism, a key advisor to Poland's Solidarity freedom movement and U.N. human rights envoy to Bosnia in the 1990s, died Monday in Warsaw after being hospitalized for a high...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 1:22 PM
If you think the plant louse phylloxera or the "great experiment" of Prohibition were hiccups in your country's winemaking life, consider instead Communist rule, ethnic cleansing and carpet-bombing.
Many of the Balkan countries, winemakers for upward of...
| Jan 19, 2014
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is available only through their websites. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at...
| Feb 16, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The U.S. State Department continues to warn travelers to defer all non-essential visits to Pakistan and strongly warns travelers about venturing to the Gaza Strip. A short-term alert has also been issued to Americans attending the Olympic Games in Russia....
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Brasil, Croacia, Camerún, México
Junio 12: Brasil 3 vs. Croacia 1 en Sao Paulo Finalizado
Junio 13: México 1 vs. Camerún 0 en Natal Finalizado
Junio 17: Brasil 0 vs. México 0 en Fortaleza Finalizado
Junio 18: Croacia 4 vs. Camerún 0...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 4:30 AM
BERLIN- A raft of buyers have checked into Hans Petter Moland's Berlin competition contender "In Order Of Disappearance."
Sold by TrustNordisk, "Disappearance" has been acquired for France and Andorra (Chrysalis Films), Benelux (Wildbunch), Turkey and...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
PARIS - Pablo Giorgelli's "Invisible," Igor Drljaca's "Tabija" and Daniel Castro Zimbron's "The Darkness" (pictured, in concept art) are among 15 projects that will be pitched at the Cannes Festival's 10th Cinefondation-Atelier, a co-production mart and...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
MADRID -- Benicio del Toro, Tim Robbins and Olga Kurylenko will star in conflict-zone drama "A Perfect Day," the English-language debut of Fernando Leon de Aranoa, one of Spain's most reputable and popular auteurs.
France's Melanie Thierry ("Babylon AD"...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Five years ago, Ales Kot was in a Prague apartment tripping on four hits of acid, trying to figure out […]...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:58 PM
I had no idea that the wonderfully eclectic wine and spirits shop Bar & Garden in Culver City had a wine club until I stopped in on Saturday and spotted a flier by the cash register. The name — “Red, White & Weird” -- says it all -- this...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 10:46 AM
If you've ever been to the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, you may recall the installation that tracks the rise of the Third Reich in Germany. One of the early scenes depicts an outdoor cafe in Berlin in the early 1930s where customers talk casually...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 10:34 AM
The World Cup won't kick off for 3 1/2 months but already tickets remain available for just seven of the tournament's 64 matches, according to FIFA.
With fewer than five days remaining before the latest sales period ends, more than 2.5 million tickets...