Under cover of darkness, gardeners plant and maintain neglected plots of public land.
Some find the city's new classically designed monument beautiful; others say it reflects a cultural inferiority complex.
A Christian Science perspective on daily life.
Using the original score by Prokofiev, Juliet awakens in time for Romeo to see she's alive
Relatives of former hostages Ingrid Betancourt and Marc Gonsalves had come to London to raise awareness of their detention by FARC rebels. Now, instead, they are being reunited. The families say they will continue to advocate for other hostages still being held.
Jane Gardam's short stories depict the challenges of aging in a changing world.
As more people opt for fewer car trips, carpooling, and public transportation, environmentalists point out that high fuel prices are also leading to reduced carbon emissions.
A new CD from Carla Bruni may produce another boost for Nicolas Sarkozy's presidency. Meanwhile, the French media struggle with objectivity.
Exxon Mobil, Chevron, and Shell are among the prequalified companies vying for contracts.