He had come to the City of Light with the motley crew that constitutes some of the post-presidential rat pack to celebrate the marriage of Douglas Band, the man who for the last decade has been his personal aide, gatekeeper, enforcer, and—more recently—counselor in the multifarious business, philanthropic, and political dealings that keep Clinton restlessly circling the globe.
Some point to Clinton’s medical traumas; others blame sheer selfishness, and the absence of anyone who can say “no.” Exploring Clintonworld, the author asks if the former president will be consumed by his own worst self.
a rehearsal dinner looking out over the Eiffel Tower from the Trocadero, a garden ceremony and dancing reception in a grand château outside Paris, topped off by a private fireworks display.
The groom was a thirtysomething American lawyer with friends in high places, the bride a dark-eyed designer with social sheen, and the guest list a mix of family and what Noël Coward once called Nescafé Society.
But the real cynosure of the occasion last August was the smiling, snowy-haired man who is the bride at every wedding and the corpse at every funeral he attends, the 42nd president of the United States, Bill Clinton.
People all over North America were treated to a stunning view of the eclipse.
The total solar eclipse is one of nature's most rare and awe inspiring sights.
The newspaper printed the now-notorious cartoons on Sept. (Update: French satirical weekly published a new Muhammad cartoon Wednesday, stoking fresh outrage.)Although the original Muhammad Cartoon Crisis made headlines around the world, there are many intriguing details that most people still don't know.
Earlier this year, as part of our global exploration into what makes things funny, we traveled to Denmark to investigate the only cartoons ever to be called a human rights violation by the United Nations.
The path stretched from Newport, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina.
Police say a Michigan man pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting an 11-year-old and 13-year-old brothers.
We discovered a tale far more complex and surreal than we'd ever imagined.