The push to improve intelligence agencies has generally followed three lines of thought: 1) Better centralize intelligence gathering 2)Increasing the sharing of information and 2) Upgrading the state’s ability to conduct surveillance and wiretapping.
The rum we're all familiar with has a cousin that's got a lot more flavor, a lot more personality, and it's only now coming onto the US market. But this rhum has been a hit in the bars and restaurants and France.
Sunday night at the Grammys, Daft Punk was at the center of everything. The French musical duo, made mainstream by its summer hit Get Lucky, took home four Grammys, more than any French music group before it.
The world's largest photography museum is set to open in Morocco in 2016. To draw attention to the plan, a group of well-known photographers were recently invited to visit the country to complete a week-long photo project.
It turns out that the late fall and winter of 1970 was a turning point in America's culinary world. Three cooking legends met in the south of France by accident, and helped define a new American food scene.
The ISIS attacks on France and Belgium exposed weaknesses in Europe’s approach to borders and information sharing that counterterror officials had warned about for years. The vulnerabilities remain largely unaddressed.
Belgian Adolphe Sax invented a number of musical instruments, though none has had quite the impact of the saxophone. When a listener to PRI's The World asked us to dive into Sax's story, Clark Boyd took the challenge.