Monday, February 17, 2014
Pink is more than the color of choice for Barbie dolls and U.S. socialite Paris Hilton: it's now turning up as a trend color in kitchen utensils that tourists will be dying to buy in European stores.
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Nepal will slash climbing fees for Everest and other Himalayan peaks to attract more mountaineers, despite existing concerns of overcrowding during the climbing season, a tourism ministry official said Friday.
Barbie has been many things in her life: A doctor. A paleontologist. An astronaut. A cheerleader. A race car driver. A candidate for presidency of the United States.
Saturday, February 15, 2014
New York design kings Marc Jacobs, Ralph Lauren and Calvin Klein closed out Fashion Week Thursday by unveiling their fall/winter runway collections to a star-studded audience.
Facebook on Thursday freed members from the bonds of being either male or female, letting people opt for custom genders such as transsexual or “intersex” at the social network.
Friday, February 14, 2014
Misunderstood, dismissed and often hidden, polyamory, or having several romantic relationships simultaneously, is slowly coming out into the open in Germany aided by the efforts of a counselor and support network.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Gray-haired and grinning, two dozen couples hold champagne flutes at a Warsaw ceremony in their honor. They survived 50 years of marriage and in Poland, that is reason enough for a presidential medal.
Monday, February 10, 2014
A border collie named Kelso rocketed to a win in the Westminster Kennel Club's new agility competition, while a husky mix called Roo! ran away with the recognition afforded to mixed-breed dogs at the nation's premier show for the first time since the 1800s.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
“Good Lord!” Robert Gordon exclaimed, looking up at the plaque in Khartoum's Republican Palace where his ancestor, General Charles Gordon, was killed 129 years earlier by the forces of an Islamic reformer called “the Mahdi.”
Ibrahim Sana worked for a global tech company, then broke off to start his own venture. Last year, he was crowned one of Israel's seven most promising young entrepreneurs by a financial newspaper.