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Niagara Falls: Ice climbers Will Gadd and Sarah Hueniken complete historic...

A pair of Canadian ice climbers become the first in the world to pick their way up Niagara Falls, parts...

Iconic Les Paul 'Black Beauty' guitar to hit auction block

NEW YORK (Reuters) - One deep‑pocketed bidder will get a chance to own a piece of rock and roll history when the iconic Les Paul guitar known as...

Blackstone seeks energy investments as fourth-quarter profit falls

Blackstone seeks energy investments as fourth‑quarter profit falls

New book lifts lid on court of Britain's Prince Charles

A new biography of Britain's Prince Charles reveals how his inner circle is riven with backstabbing and infighting, acco

New York billionaire sues Canadian designer for defamation amid Bahamas...

New York billionaire sues Canadian designer for defamation amid Bahamas feud

Michelin no longer the bible for Paris's top eateries

An American food critic has put France's famed restaurant bible, the Michelin guide, to the test -- and found most of it

No-tip restaurant offers food for thought on pay, benefits

Customers to Girard Brasserie and Bruncherie might be in for a surprise when they read the note attached to their bills: "Tipping is not necessary."

Paris fashion week delivers sad world escapism it craves

As a study in disconnect, Paris's haute couture fashion week -- which came to a close on Thursday -- is hard to beat. T

Q&A: Measles pops up in outbreak linked to Disneyland parks

Measles cases have been popping up around California in an outbreak linked to visits to Disney theme parks in Orange County during the winter holiday.

Balloon pilots set new world distance record

Two balloonists crossing over the Pacific Ocean from Japan surpassed a distance record on Thursday for gas‑filled balloon travel and are heading...