An unexpected history of the red carpet

Read more unknown and curious design origin stories here. It's the ship that launched a thousand beauties, and as old as Helen of Troy herself. But what do we really know about the red carpet?…

A real-life fairytale in New York City

New York, NY (CNN) — Ahead of her first visit to New York City, Becca Joyner is nervous. The native North Carolinian -- she's from a small town called Farmville, which she likes to say…

Hidden Greek village where women ruled

Karpathos, Greece (CNN) — White and pastel-washed buildings set atop rugged hills overlook clear, blue water. The sun sets in breathtaking fashion. The Karpathos moon is so full and bright that intrepid traveler Katie Sehl…

In many societies, womens power is a secret.…

Karpathos, Greece (CNN) — White and pastel-washed buildings set atop rugged hills overlook clear, blue water. The sun sets in breathtaking fashion. The Karpathos moon is so full and bright that intrepid traveler Katie Sehl…

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Photos show young, rebellious China

Written by Marlen Komar, CNN For Chinese photographer Luo Yang, girlhood has a multitude of meanings. But rather than relying on the type of saccharine depictions often used in China to depict young women --…

This may be the worst thing to come…

Searching for day-to-day guidance, he named Vannevar Bush, an engineer with a joint Ph.D from MIT and Harvard, as the director of the Office of Scientific Research and Development. Bush became a quiet hero in…

Pelicans win the NBA Draft lottery

Lance King/Getty Images The New Orleans Pelicans could lose Anthony Davis this offseason, but they'll gain Zion Williamson after winning the 2019 NBA draft lottery on Tuesday in Chicago. The Pelicans entered the night with the…