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'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good

'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good
From the Clampett’s Beverly Hills mansion to Lord and Lady Grantham’s pile o’ bricks, aka Downton Abbey, television has inspired house envy in viewers pretty much since its invention. The newest entry, however, puts them all in their place: the behemoth baroque estate...

Clippers' climb could cost Lakers a second-round draft pick

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Clippers' climb could cost Lakers a second-round draft pick
The Clippers have won six straight games to climb to 48-25 and into fourth place overall in the Western Conference. Only the Atlanta Hawks (55-17) can boast a better record in the East.

South L.A.'s MLK hospital will reopen with a new healthcare outlook

published less than 1 hour ago
South L.A.'s MLK hospital will reopen with a new healthcare outlook
The new Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital doesn't open until June, but that's hard to tell with all the people darting in and out of buildings at the South Los Angeles medical facility.

Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour

published less than 1 hour ago
Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour
Lights went out in cities around the world for Earth Hour to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Boston police officer cited for heroism after marathon bombing is shot

published less than 1 hour ago
Boston police officer cited for heroism after marathon bombing is shot
A Boston police officer who helped a transit police officer escape during a shootout after the Boston Marathon bombing last year has himself been shot and critically wounded.


Art scholar Mary Schmidt Campbell to be president of Spelman College in Atlanta

published less than 1 hour ago
Mary Schmidt Campbell graduated from Girls High in Philadelphia in 1965 with the confidence that she could make a difference.

Phoenix church continues pastor's legacy after murder

published less than 1 hour ago
Phoenix church continues pastor's legacy after murder
Those involved with the Redeemed Outreach Center plan to continue Pastor Jack Moriarty's work and legacy.         

Crash with several vehicles snarls I-10 at Riggs Road

published about 1 hour ago
Crash with several vehicles snarls I-10 at Riggs Road
Crash slows traffic for 10 miles.         

The Week Ahead: Neglected No More, A Rich Latin Legacy

published about 1 hour ago
The Week Ahead: Neglected No More, A Rich Latin Legacy
Preparing for the Museum of Modern Art’s “Latin America in Construction: Architecture 1955-1980,” which opens on Sunday, was a process of excavation.

Bicyclist critically injured in Scottsdale accident

published about 1 hour ago
Bicyclist critically injured in Scottsdale accident
Scottsdale Police Department is investigating the accident.         

'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good

'The Royals': Behaving badly never looked so good
From the Clampett’s Beverly Hills mansion to Lord and Lady Grantham’s pile o’ bricks, aka Downton Abbey, television has inspired house envy in viewers pretty ... more

Clippers' climb could cost Lakers a second-round draft pick

published less than 1 hour ago
Clippers' climb could cost Lakers a second-round draft pick
The Clippers have won six straight games to climb to 48-25 and into fourth place overall in the Western Conference. Only the Atlanta Hawks (55-17) ... more

South L.A.'s MLK hospital will reopen with a new healthcare outlook

published less than 1 hour ago
South L.A.'s MLK hospital will reopen with a new healthcare outlook
The new Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital doesn't open until June, but that's hard to tell with all the people darting in and out ... more

Boston police officer cited for heroism after marathon bombing is shot

published less than 1 hour ago
Boston police officer cited for heroism after marathon bombing is shot
A Boston police officer who helped a transit police officer escape during a shootout after the Boston Marathon bombing last year has himself been shot ... more

TV Picks: 'Danger 5,' 'It's Okay To Be Smart'

published less than 1 hour ago
TV Picks: 'Danger 5,' 'It's Okay To Be Smart'
"Danger 5" (Netflix). Let the word go forth, let the people know, that the second season of the Australian action comedy "Danger 5" has reached ... more

At the Chef Dan Barber’s Pop-Up, WastED, Bruised and Misshapen Bits Are Dinner

published 1 day ago
At the Chef Dan Barber’s Pop-Up, WastED, Bruised and Misshapen Bits Are Dinner
For wastED, a pop-up restaurant in Greenwich Village, Dan Barber and his crew went on a crosstown hunt for scraps to transform into tasty dishes, ... more
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A Good Appetite: A Radish and Herb Salad That’s on the Cutting Edge

published 1 day ago
A Good Appetite: A Radish and Herb Salad That’s on the Cutting Edge
The sharp blade on a mandoline transforms bulky root vegetables into ethereal shavings. (Article plus video.)
NYT > Food   

City Kitchen: Mastering Steak au Poivre

published 1 day ago
City Kitchen: Mastering Steak au Poivre
A simple dish goes heavy on the spice, with a pleasant, woodsy heat.
NYT > Food   

Wine School: Your Next Lesson: Muscadet

published 2 days ago
Wine School: Your Next Lesson: Muscadet
Yes, Muscadet wines from the Pays Nantais area go beautifully with oysters, but they can do so much more.
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Wine School: A Return to Classic Napa Style

published 2 days ago
Wine School: A Return to Classic Napa Style
Three bottles reflect Napa’s longtime commitment to cabernet made in classic style.
NYT > Food   

T Magazine: Flowers in Vases, Illustrated

published Wed, Mar 18 2015 11:37 GMT
From a series for T in which the artist Leanne Shapton makes new artworks from pictures in old books.

T Magazine: A Splash of Flash

published Wed, Mar 18 2015 09:30 GMT
In a season of underdone hair, a little adornment can make all the difference.

T Magazine: Ladders That Stand Apart

published Wed, Mar 18 2015 08:00 GMT
The latest incarnations of one of the oldest designs in the world continue to marry usefulness with beauty of form.

T Magazine: Behind Sam Shahid’s Closed Doors

published Tue, Mar 17 2015 16:17 GMT
Bombarded by imagery all day at work, the renowned advertising provocateur comes home to, well, very little.

T Magazine: Intriguing Sketches Reveal the Depths of Geoff McFetridge’s Quirky, Beautiful Mind

published Tue, Mar 17 2015 14:02 GMT
T Magazine: Intriguing Sketches Reveal the Depths of Geoff McFetridge’s Quirky, Beautiful Mind
The artist, who illustrated visuals for Spike Jonze’s “Her” and has created everything from Nike sneakers to a stop-motion music video filled with toast, shares ... more

Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour

published less than 1 hour ago
Global Icons Go Dark for Earth Hour
Lights went out in cities around the world for Earth Hour to raise awareness of environmental issues.

Festivals beckon fans of Elvis, VW buses, 'Star Trek,' phone-throwing

published about 5 hours ago
Festivals beckon fans of Elvis, VW buses, 'Star Trek,' phone-throwing
Need some cheering up? Then head to one of these quirky festivals and contests we've found throughout the world. Some that may seem odd to ... more

Marrakech souks entice, but be prepared to haggle

published about 6 hours ago
Marrakech souks entice, but be prepared to haggle
Camera at the ready for my first wander around Marrakech's labyrinthine souks, I was captivated by a pair of richly hued babouche slippers when a ... more

Reader recommendation: For a lovely intro to France, Lyon has it all

published about 7 hours ago
I stopped in Lyon earlier this month while on a ski trip to France. It's a terrific city, with phenomenal food as well as great ... more

Weekend Escape: Plant yourself in a garden in Silverton, Ore.

published about 7 hours ago
Weekend Escape: Plant yourself in a garden in Silverton, Ore.
Silverton, Ore., is known as the Garden City in a state famous for lush greenery and prolific gardens. My husband and I recently explored Silverton, ... more