'Hercules' no match for 'Lucy' in U.S. weekend box office race

Jul 28, 2014

'Hercules' no match for 'Lucy' in U.S. weekend box office race

“Lucy,” starring Scarlett Johansson as a woman with a super-powered brain, collected $44 million to win at domestic box offices, outmuscling “Hercules,” but both releases helped pump life into a lackluster summer at U.S. and Canadian theaters. “Hercules” starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in ...

A cup of coffee in cheerful ceremonial style

Jun 30, 2013

A cup of coffee in cheerful ceremonial style

by Lesley Downer

Ethiopia has no tea ceremony, but it does have a coffee ceremony all its own. Walking down the road you will often come across a young woman sitting under a leafy roof with a tray of small handleless cups like Japanese teacups in front ...