Los Angeles photo diary


Los Angeles became part of Mexico in 1821. In 1848 Los Angeles and the rest of California were purchased as part of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, thereby becoming part of the United States

Street style : pfw fall 2014

Paris Fashion Week 2014 Street Style. Paris is the capital city, situated on the Seine River, in the north of the country, it is at the heart of the Île-de-France region.

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  • National parks to be ‘protected’ from fracking, Government says July 27, 2014
    Telegraph.co.uk National parks to be 'protected' from fracking, Government saysTelegraph.co.ukNational parks and other areas of important countryside will be protected from fracking, ministers will announce today in a move that will head off anger in the Tory heartlands ahead of the election. While stopping short of a total ban, the Government will
  • The Big Read: One giant leap of faith July 27, 2014
    Times LIVE The Big Read: One giant leap of faithTimes LIVEI have at home a copy of Life magazine that is one week short of 45 years old. On the cover is an astronaut in his stubby, backpacked white suit that now seems simultaneously so sweetly old-fashioned yet somehow still futuristic. Reflected in his faceless ...Neil Armstrong's career captured deftl

Summer in Paris: Beyond Bastille Day

Celebrated on July 14, French National Day or Bastille Day. Celebrations are held all over France, but thousands line up along the Champs-Elysees in Paris to watch the oldest and largest military parade in Europe

Is Butter Part of a Healthy Diet?

The old butter verses margarine controversy is back in the spotlight. With many folks favoring wholesome, natural foods, margarine has now taken a backseat to butter. But can this full fat delight be part of a healthy diet?

Mice Run on Exercise Wheels For Fun

To get mice moving in the laboratory, scientists studying the effects of exercise often put them on a wheel. But researchers have long wondered—do mice naturally have the urge to run in the wheel.

Which Electric Car Is Fastest?

2014 BMW i3 hits the race track. A debate still rages on the best way to sell electric cars. Should automakers be boasting of their environmental credentials? Or should they talk in a language people understand

White Bridesmaid Epidemic

Yesterday’s ultimate bride exasperater, today’s biggest trend: white is not exclusive to the only lady of the night anymore. Women all around the world are starting to come to terms with the idea of sharing with the most loved ones: bridesmaids.

Around the world in 30 seconds

Travel to the romantic port of Cefalù, located on Sicily’s northern coast. Experience the world’s largest tulip festival in Ottawa. Hop aboard the SkyWheel in Myrtle Beach. Visit the The Dancing House in Prague.

Paris Fashion Week Fall 2014

So, after a hectic week, the last part in the Fall 2014 series. Enjoy the fashion fare from the first city of style. Let’s start with a lovely dramatic selection from A.W.A.K.E followed by Givenchy and Balmain on safari