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  • Crafts go corporate: Indie movement glue-guns its way into the mass marketplace

     
    When Renegade and Unique L.A. go head-to-head this weekend in Los Angeles, the two craft fairs have some additional competition from an unlikely source: the mall. Many merchants have dabbled in handmade crafts, especially during the holiday season. But...
  • He's the big cheese: How a Frenchman became the cheese king of Katmandu

     
    Raised in a Parisian suburb of sidewalks and shopping malls, Francois Driard knew nothing about cheese-making until a few years ago. Now he's getting rave reviews from mostly foreign customers in Nepal, one of the world's poorest nations. And he's......
  • IMAGE: Appearances Soft Focus

     
    Denis Colomb proves cashmere isn’t just for sweaters anymore....
  • Nepal's key parties agree to restart peace process

     
    Nepal: Leaders of Nepal's main political parties have reportedly agreed to resume a stagnant peace process that ended years of insurgency in 2006, according to Associated Press....
  • G20 summit begins with scramble to salvage Greek bailout deal

     
    The Group of 20 leaders of the world’s major economies converged here Wednesday amid economic and political chaos over Greece’s debt crisis, forcing a typically choreographed gathering to proceed without a script as European leaders...
  • Politics swirl over the Tibetan New Year

     
    Tibet, New Year, Dalai Lama: Wedding-goers in the United States often throw rice; in Nepal people are throwing wheat powder for the Tibetan New Year. Every day WorldNow chooses a remarkable photo from around the world. Today this shot from Nepal caught...
  • Blast in busy Afghan marketplace kills at least seven

     
    A remote-controlled bomb killed a provincial council member and six other people in a northern province, Afghan officials said....
  • Nepal plane crash kills 15; six survive

     
    A small plane with 21 people aboard crashed in Nepal, killing 15, including the pilot and co-pilot....
  • Must Reads: Fierce warriors, sneakers and a double agent

     
    From fierce Nepalese warriors to a South African sneaker start-up, here are the five stories you shouldn't miss from the past week in global news....
  • Gender Bender

    Gender Bender
    After 40 years of waiting Juani Santos, a 61-year-old welder from Cuba, has made the switch from seniora to senior! He is one of the first Cubans to undergo sex reassignment surgery, a revolutionary new program funded by the socialist island back in...
  • Toms Shoes

    Toms Shoes-best-known for the utilitarian fabric footwear sold under its one-for-one charity model--announced the company's new product category, sunglasses. Priced from $135 to $145 a pair, the glasses won't be distributed in the same way that Toms...
  • Refugees In Dauphin County Celebrate World Refugee Day

    Refugees In Dauphin County Celebrate World Refugee Day
    The Catholic Charities Immigration and Refugees Services in Dauphin County is celebrating World Refugee Day Saturday. After helping to resettle over 600 refugees since 2006, the agency is gathering refugees from Bhutan, Nepal, Iran, Cuba, Vietnam and...