Tatiana Lu

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Looking Back: Photos From the First 12 Winter Olympics

With the world's attention focused on Sochi, I thought it would be interesting to take a look back at some of the earliest Winter Olympics. At the first Winter Games in 1924 in Chamonix, France, 16 countries sent 250 athletes to compete in familiar sports like bobsleigh and hockey. The 1936 Winter …

11 Women Who Made History in the Winter Olympics

“Everybody has a distinct vocabulary based on experience, upbringing, and geography ... Form is a way of imprinting yourself.” An interview with poet Tarfia Faizullah, whose new collection translates the Pakistani army’s atrocities against the birangona into poetry: http://tpr.ly/1dcfSr4.

Anthony Bourdain Parts Unknown Tokyo - CNN.com

Parental Advisory. This Program is for Mature Adults. NOT for kiddies!<p>I love Tokyo. If I had to eat only in one city for the rest of my life, Tokyo would be it. Most chefs I know would agree with me. For those with restless, curious minds, fascinated by layer upon layer of things, flavors, tastes …

Babette's Feast director Gabriel Axel dies

<b>Gabriel Axel, whose 1987 film Babette's Feast became the first Danish title to win the Oscar for best foreign language film, has died at the age of 95.</b><p>According to his daughter, Axel died "quietly and peacefully" on Sunday "after a long and eventful life".<p>Axel already had more than 35 years of …

Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics opens with glittering ceremony

UK flooding spreads to the Home Counties

Forecasters warn that a huge storm due to hit Britain overnight and into Saturday could make the situation even worse in flood-affected areas<p>Flooding spread to towns and villages across the South East on Friday, swamping homes and cutting off roads.<p>Yet more torrential rain fell on already saturated …

7 Idioms Almost Everyone Gets Wrong

The English language is old. Like, really old.<p>It's old enough that its speakers use a good many idiomatic sayings that were thought up decades or …