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2305, 2017

The Secret to Touring Paris, the Kid-Friendly Way

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

IF YOU’RE TRAVELING in Paris with a little sightseer, or a whole brood, the thought of a forced march through the Louvre or Notre Dame is enough to make you shudder. Solution: Take the following sage advice, edited from interviews with local grandparents, on how to spend a [...]

2305, 2017

For Lou Piniella, Baseball Was a Family Affair

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Lou Piniella, 73, is a former professional baseball player and manager. He won two World Series with the New York Yankees and was named Manager of the Year three times. He is the author of “Lou” (Harper), a memoir. He spoke with Marc Myers. In the summer after [...]

2305, 2017

The Louis Vuitton Trunks that Take 150 Hours to Make

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

IN THE HISTORIC Louis Vuitton atelier in the commune of Asnières-sur-Seine, next to an elegant 19th-century villa filled with Art Nouveau antiques, a longhaired man with a skull ring and a scorpion tattoo is hard at work. Éric Leroux, 54, was named a Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts [...]

2305, 2017

It's Her Thing: A Strange '70s Volkswagen

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Brenda Berys, the San Francisco-based director of events at Gigya, a tech company, on her 1973 Volkswagen Thing, as told to A.J. Baime. You never know when a chance encounter is going to change your life. In 2006, I was walking through a parking lot in Miami when [...]

2305, 2017

The Anti-Anxiety App

By | May 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

I’m shaking in my yoga pants. Newark Airport feels like a meat locker, but the real culprit is my impending trans-Atlantic flight, which, I’m convinced, is destined for the bottom of the ocean. Thanks to a lifelong fear of air travel, my preboarding ritual is panic. I’m spending [...]

2205, 2017

How to Manage a Long Wait for News

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Everyone—moms, therapists, rock stars—says the waiting is the hardest part. It turns out there is a way to “wait well,” researchers say. People who feel anxious or pessimistic or who ruminate while awaiting news fare better than others when it finally arrives, the researchers say. They’re more prepared [...]

2205, 2017

What Sub-Zero Learned About Our Dirt When It Built a Dishwasher

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

To build a new luxury dishwasher, Sub-Zero Group Inc. developers aimed to clean dirty dishes and ease marital discord. And they came up with Cove, which Sub-Zero plans early next year to introduce as its first dishwasher. The luxury appliance maker, whose namesake refrigerators and Wolf stoves can [...]

2205, 2017

The Chicago Cubs' Circle of Trust

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Chicago Brett Anderson joined the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2015 not long after the team unveiled a brand new home clubhouse at its aging ballpark. He marveled at the modern amenities, the attention to detail and the organization’s willingness to help...

2205, 2017

The Celtics Pulled Off the NBA Upset of the Year

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

The Boston Celtics were on the road without their best player against a team that was undefeated in the playoffs and had blown them out the last time they were on the same court. So their last-second win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday night was more than [...]

2205, 2017

Tim Tebow: Baseball's Best at Hitting Ground Balls

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Tim Tebow’s professional baseball career came with an expected slew of jokes and doubts. Even more so because he signed with the New York Mets, a perennial punchline for baseball wisecracks. But Tebow hasn’t actually been terrible. He even hit his third home run of the season on [...]

2205, 2017

“Clock Boy” Discrimination Lawsuit Tossed By Federal Judge

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

You may recall a 14 year-old boy admirably constructed a functioning handmade clock which included computer chip boards and wires. His name was/is Ahmed Mohamed. And instead of being recognized or appreciated for his electronics skills, he was suspected of building a bomb, handcuffed, and brought in to [...]

2205, 2017

A Château in Normandy to Rival Hearst Castle

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

WHEN I WAS in my 20s and everyone liked classical houses, my home in Paris was a white cube,” recalls French decorator Jacques Garcia, now 69. “Yves Klein, Lucio Fontana on the walls. All my friends said, ‘What are you doing? How can you live like this?’ Forty [...]

2205, 2017

A Reclusive Millionaire's Vast New Zealand Sculpture Park

By | May 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

IT’S HARD TO HIDE this place,” says the art collector Alan Gibbs as he bounces in an open-topped Jeep through his vast contemporary sculpture park in rural New Zealand. “People see things from the road. That’s how it first got known.” Only the site’s isolation has kept it [...]