A child was killed Sunday morning when a four-story building in a Paris suburb collapsed following an explosion, French authorities said. Ten people were pulled from the rubble, including four who were seriously wounded. Rescue teams were still looking for more survivors.
The explosion took place at around 7 a.m. local time (1 a.m. ET) and is believed to have been caused by a gas leak, officials said. “We should be prudent, because there are investigations on-going. There is no certainty,”
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said at the scene. There were feared to be as many as 10 people still trapped beneath the ruins of the building. Continue reading Explosion Causes Building Collapse in Paris Suburb, One Child Dead
Vincent Pflieger, alias Streetadelic, nous emmène dans un Paris noir et blanc, loin du romantisme cliché des beaux quartiers. Dans un scénario nostalgique et brut, il dresse le portrait de la vie dans le métro de la capitale, peuplé de personnages étranges et solitaires, dans un chaos silencieux invisible à la surface.
Kim Kardashian has opened up about the long-term effects of the Paris robbery, saying that she still struggles to get to sleep at night over fears for her safety.
The incident was being discussed on Keeping Up With The Kardashians when Kim made the revelation she needs four security guards outside her house before she can fall asleep.
This comes as Kris Jenner revealed in the show that she wants the whole family to up their security, saying: “It’s my job to take care of everybody.”
Continue reading Kim Kardashian ‘can’t sleep’ at night unless she’s protected by four security guards
Kate Middleton is standing by her man—literally and figuratively.
Though a source told E! News Thursday that the Duchess of Cambridge is “disappointed” in Prince William‘s behavior during his recent boys-only ski trip in Verbier, the royal couple made a public appearance in London Friday to honor soldiers from the Irish Guards on St. Patrick’s Day. Middleton, dressed in emerald green, was handed a shamrock, Ireland’s national emblem.
Kate was dressed in a custom double-breasted Catherine Walker coat, which featured a black velvet trim on the collar, cuffs and pocket flaps. She accessorized her look with a shamrock pin.
William, meanwhile, wore an Irish Guards frock coat to mark his rank as colonel.
Continue reading Kate Middleton Joins Prince William for St. Patrick’s Day Event, Despite Being “Disappointed” in His Recent Behavior
A man has been shot dead after trying to seize a soldier’s weapon at Paris’s Orly airport, French officials say.
The 39-year-old was killed by the security forces after attacking a patrol in the airport’s south terminal.
The airport has now partially reopened after what the authorities described as an extremely serious incident.
The man was involved in a shooting north of Paris earlier on Saturday. He had been reported as radicalised in the past, and was a police watch-list.
He had a long criminal record including convictions for armed robbery, French media report.
Continue reading Orly airport: Man killed after seizing soldier’s gun
Your chance to buy some of the legendary designer’s most cult pieces
Food porn is a thing, so why not fashion porn? At least, that’s the thinking behind Byronesque founder Gill Linton’s decision to stage a new vintage pop-up in Paris’s last remaining adult cinema this weekend. Yes, you read that right – from 12-9pm on the 4th and 5th March, you can experience (and buy!) for yourself the very best of fashion porn: archive Margiela pieces.
With perhaps the most iconic of these, the Tabi, and its cleft toe appearing on a poster inspired by 70s softcore porn film Emmanuelle, Byronesque is definitely bringing a whole new dimension to lusting after clothes.
Continue reading Vintage Margiela is coming to a porn cinema in Paris