Members of the opening committe enter the dance floor during ...
Feb 16th, 2012
(Reuters) - Members of the opening committe enter the dance floor during the opening ceremony of the traditional Opera Ball (Opernball) in Vienna, February 16, 2012. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner (AUSTRIA - Tags: ENTERTAINMENT SOCIETY) -
Al Qaeda members may be among thousands of migrants crossing the Mediterranean by boat from Africa to Europe, posing a potential security risk for the European Union, Italy's Foreign Minister Emma Bonino said on Monday. Italy is seeking more help from its EU partners to tackle a crisis that has seen thousands of African migrants arrive in Sici... [Full Article]
The New York-based brand continues to partner with international designers for collaborative collections that are each more surprising than the last. One month after presenting a menswear capsule collection inspired by the Spike Jonze film "Her," Opening Ceremony has teamed up with the French brand Yves Salomon to launch a line of parkas.... [Full Article]
By David Alexander MANAMA (Reuters) - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel toured an anti-mine warfare ship in the U.S. Fifth Fleet on Friday to underscore U.S. commitment to Middle East security despite policy differences over Iran and Syria that have angered Washington's longtime Gulf allies. His visit to Bahrain, in which he will also speak at the... [Full Article]
NEW YORK (AP) - With a flick of the switch, a 76-foot Norway Spruce officially became the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree Wednesday night after it was illuminated for the first time this holiday season in a ceremony that's been held since 1933. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
Russian dancer Pavel Dmitrichenko was sentenced to six years in prison on Tuesday for his role in an acid attack that nearly blinded the artistic director of the Bolshoi ballet. A Moscow judge announced the sentence after convicting Dmitrichenko and two co-defendants in the attack on Sergei Filin last January, which exposed toxic rivalries at the B... [Full Article]