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  • Late-night TV is a timely gig for musicians

    Late-night TV is a timely gig for musicians
    Paul McCartney doesn't need publicity, but when he wants to, he sure can make a dent. On Monday, he and his band appeared on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" and shut down a stretch of Hollywood Boulevard when they performed for a lucky few thousand at the late-...
  • Ike Barinholtz finds time for laughs in 'The Mindy Project'

    Ike Barinholtz finds time for laughs in 'The Mindy Project'
    Ike Barinholtz finds no downtime working as a writer for and costar of Fox's "The Mindy Project," but the Chicago native wouldn't trade the job for anything. "It's long hours and I don't look good anymore and my blood pressure is higher and my weight...
  • Guillermo y Máxima los nuevos reyes de Holanda

    Guillermo y Máxima los nuevos reyes de Holanda
    Guillermo-Alejandro de Orange juró hoy su cargo y fue investido rey de los Países Bajos en una ceremonia celebrada en la Nieuwe Kerk de Amsterdam, durante una sesión conjunta de los Estados Generales (parlamento) neerlandeses. “Juro que defenderé y...
  • Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum returns to form, with light and life

    Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum returns to form, with light and life
    AMSTERDAM — A scrum of international TV reporters, photographers and other media packed the Gallery of Honor at the Rijksmuseum on a recent spring morning, while producers negotiated with publicists for time to shoot spots in front of Rembrandt's...
  • Performance/Q&A: Alison Sudol of A Fine Frenzy

    Performance/Q&A: Alison Sudol of A Fine Frenzy
    In 2009, Alison Sudol (who records under the name A Fine Frenzy) released “Bomb in a Birdcage,” a catchy and charming electro-pop album whose songs earned placement in work like the Selena Gomez film “Monte Carlo” and Zac Efron...
  • Smith: Women will always want romance

    On July 18, I rode a Thalys train from Paris to Amsterdam. Early in the 3.5-hour trip I met a businesswoman from Israel on her way to Amsterdam. Our conversation in the lounge car took an interesting turn after I asked whether being a woman was a...
  • Just where are all the cruise ships this winter?

    Just where are all the cruise ships this winter?
    The winter cruising season is well under way, and that means the southern ports are filling up with returning cruise ships with trips to warmer climes through next April. For those playing at home, here's a roundup by port of which ships are sailing...
  • The Hague: Holland's not-so-naughty other capital

     The Hague: Holland's not-so-naughty other capital
    THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Amsterdam is an amusement park for adults. The Hague is for adults who have grown weary of amusement parks. It is quiet, dignified and elegant compared with its sexy sibling. Two things define The Hague. It is Holland's...
  • Ireland warms actor's heart

    Ireland warms actor's heart
    A stage, film and television actor, Stephen Lang is known for his commanding roles. One of the stars of "Avatar," the 59-year-old New Yorker currently can be seen in the Fox series "Terra Nova." Lang's love of traveling began early. "The first trip I...
  • Cruise lines reference list

    Here is a list of many of the lines that carry passenger traffic, along with a list of their vessels. Ships that are to have maiden voyages this year are also listed; check with the cruise line, though, because dates can change. AIDA Cruises, (011) 49-...
  • 22 cool and unusual hostels

    Hostels can be boring, cheap, safe places to stay for a night. Of course, in Eli Roth's "Hostel" horror flicks, they can lead to torture and malice. This list leaps beyond the bare white walls and hard mattresses, while stopping short of chainsaws and...
  • Amsterdam opposes pot-shop law

    Amsterdam opposes pot-shop law
    The Netherlands plans to ban foreigners from the country's famed pot shops, a decision Amsterdam's tourism industry hopes goes up in smoke. The Dutch Cabinet late last month said the measure was needed to "reduce nuisance and drugs tourism," arguing that...