Ohio State Upsets Alabama To Reach National Championship Game
The Buckeyes recovered the onside kick, but Alabama got it back one more time after some questionable clock management by Ohio State. The Tide's final shot ended when Sims' desperation heave into the end zone was intercepted as time ran out. Meyer ...
January 2, 2015
Chinese Writers and Chinese Reality
When I asked him about this different approach, he said that a plate of tofu's going rancid on the dinner table matters more than so-called big historical events do. Born in 1958, in a small town in Henan, Liu Zhenyun witnessed and experienced China's ...
June 1, 2015
A New Opera and Hong Kong's Utopian Legacy
People take photos of an installation of paper umbrellas—symbols of the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong—on a blockaded road in the Causeway Bay district of Hong Kong on December 14, 2014. This year, the 43rd annual Hong Kong Arts Festival ...
April 10, 2015
Florida State Players Slammed Over 'Disappointing' Lack Of Sportsmanship After ...
The indignities didn't stop for Florida State after the clock struck zero at the Rose Bowl. After being demolished by Oregon in a College Football Playoff semifinal, the defending national champion Seminoles drew criticism from ESPN commentator Kirk ...
January 2, 2015
Only In Florida! Game-Winning Buzzer Beater For Wrong Team May Be Weirdest ...
Tied with Florida State 63-63 in the waning seconds of an in-state matchup in Tallahassee on Tuesday night, Florida forward Jacob Kurtz tipped in a game-winning shot with 0.4 seconds left on the clock. Unfortunately for the Gators, he inadvertently ...
December 31, 2014
Cai Guo-Qiang's Love Affair With Fireworks
Cai's daytime “explosion events,” such as the one recently launched on the Huangpu River in Shanghai in front of the Power Station of Art to mark the opening of his solo exhibit, “The Ninth Wave,” suggest haunting similarities with classical brush ...
February 18, 2015
'This is not that China Story'
Of course today the region is called dongbei, and the Chinese edition of my book is “????,” Journey to the Northeast, a play on the classic novel Journey to the West. But “In the Northeast” is a lousy title in English, so I opted for the homage to ...
February 4, 2015
Vibrant hues and eclectic touches in a golf course home
Their 3,100-square-foot home—the ... rustic touches like the big dining table, crafted by Andy Brown at Hearthwoods Custom Furnishings in Lakeside, Mich.; Stephanie, Jack, and Kathy designed its iron base. A clock fashioned from a windmill and old ...
July 19, 2015
Join the country club and bring your home up to date in style
Nature's palette and floral designs are the classic ... Bar Table, £499. Zone an area with the Croft Braid Rug, in Ivory, from £190. PASTORAL TOUCHES: Demi Stool, upholstered in Maritime Grey, £99, Swoon Editions. Newgate Gallery II Wall Clock, £ ...
July 12, 2015
A bite of the past a feast for the senses
Desmond Chang, the founder of Ruyi Gastronomy and managing director of the French porcelain brand Legle France says: "The dining experience restores what the Chinese table setup was like ... Desmond Chang and Chef Menex Cheung of the Waldorf Astoria ...
July 10, 2015
Grand-dog Visits Medina: What's Brewing
G-ma and I get up around 6:30 a.m.; as soon as she turns over to look at the clock, I hustle to her side of the bed ... The show will go on rain or shine. Stroll the Square and Classic Cruise-in The merchants and members of Main Street Medina and the ...
July 10, 2015
Nuclear facility seismic study at UNR funded by Department of Energy
“The expansion of our large-scale structures earthquake engineering facility, with 44,000 square feet completed last year, allows us to use the original lab space to conduct these experiments with a new table and ... out at seven o'clock.
July 9, 2015
Top 50 Xbox Live games for Windows Phone on your Lumia (2015 Edition)
Hexic for Windows Phone on your Lumia is an interesting twist on the match-three genre, as it swaps the typical square ... from the classic, Klondike, to FreeCell and even Spider Solitaire, just focus on clearing out of the cards from the table, or try ...
July 8, 2015
My House Beautiful: Old Glenora renovation blends historic, modern elements
Less than a year after buying the 2,800-square-foot, neo-colonial house ... Think original hardwood floors that prop up a modern-industrial coffee table. Think original bathroom subway tile that plays off a granite vanity. The easy blend of old and ...
July 4, 2015