| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:06 PM
When: Feb. 10.
Best of the U.S.: Julia Mancuso, Laurenne Ross.
Best of the rest: Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Austria), Marie-Michele Gagnon (Canada), Tina Maze (Slovenia).
U.S. chances to medal: Mancuso came from nowhere in 2010 to win silver behind...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 7:10 PM
When: Feb. 16.
Best of the U.S.: Julia Mancuso, Stacey Cook, Leanne Smith.
Best of the rest: Lara Gut (Switzerland), Maria Hoefl-Riesch (Austria).
U.S. chances to medal: Lindsey Vonn being out means opportunities for Mancuso and Cook, who have...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:07 PM
MEN'S (NORMAL HILL)
When: Feb. 8-9.
Best of the U.S.: Nick Fairall won the U.S. team trials in December.
Best of the rest: Gregor Schlierenzauer of Austria ranked second in the International Ski Federation standings this season.
U.S. chances to...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:30 AM
LONDON -- The Forum section of the Berlin Film Festival, which is devoted to the cutting edge of indie filmmaking, has unveiled its lineup, which includes 28 world and eight international premieres.
World premieres include Corneliu Porumboiu's "The...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Q: I inherited this vase from my mother but know nothing about it. Here are images, including the Japanese signature on the bottom. Info?
A: The glass vase seen in an image is a tall cylinder with crimped top and bottom. We have no details on size, but...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:30 AM
One of Austria's most active production companies, Vienna-based Allegro Film, has enjoyed a hit streak in recent years with its ever-diverse lineups and 2014 promises even more.
Andreas Prochaska's Alpine Western "The Dark Valley," a co-production with...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:22 AM
An additional 60 works of art have recently been recovered from the Salzburg, Austria, residence of Cornelius Gurlitt, the art dealer whose Munich apartment was found to hold a trove of artwork believed to have been seized or improperly acquired by the...
| Feb 12, 2014
| 11:02 PM
Unless you know your Valentine really, really well, this may be the year to give up buying that little blouse it turns out she hates or the shirt with the floppy collar that makes him crazy.
Everybody loves to receive a special bottle,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Visit Vienna as a tourist and you aren't likely to see kids like Ramasan, the 11-year-old subject of docu director Sudabeh Mortezai's empathetically observed fiction debut, "Macondo." To find such foreigners, one must venture to the outskirts, where the...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:03 PM
Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn, who suffered a comeback setback Nov. 19 when she crashed during training in Colorado, has taken herself out of next week's World Cup races at Beaver Creek, Colo.
Vonn partially tore the right ACL she severed at...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 1:26 PM
Esculturales atletas de todo el mundo se dieron cita en el Campeonato de Culturismo Clásico Mundial y la Copa Mundial de Bikini-Fitness celebrados en Sankt Pölten, Austria, el 17 noviembre de 2013.
Sankt Pölten, ubicada a 60 kilómetros al oeste de...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Seventy-five years ago, 7-year-old Susanne Goldsmith watched her father wave goodbye, clutching a handkerchief in a crowd of people at a railroad station in Vienna, Austria.
She and her 10-year-old brother had just boarded the Kindertransport, a rescue...