You would be forgiven for thinking I'm talking about Jo Malone's new foray into the fragrance world. It would make sense. But I'm not. I'm talking about the classic black and creme, which has far more going on than I ever knew.
European leaders watched Italy with a mounting sense of alarm yesterday as renewed political turbulence threatened to end months of relative calm over the euro and spill over into Spain.
The seemingly ageless promoter Bob Arum has a new challenge: persuading the similarly clock-defying Floyd Mayweather Jr to fight Juan Manuel Márquez and the Mexican's newly humbled foe, Manny Pacquiao, in 2013. Early signs are that he may just do it.
The Scottish government is pressing for urgent talks with the European commission after José Manual Barroso said it was obvious that an independent Scotland would have to reapply to join the EU.
Phil Parkinson's is not a name that tends to crop up when future England managers are discussed, though in one sense at least the Bradford City coach might be an ideal candidate. His side boast a proud record, and it is an English record, of winning their last eight penalty shootouts, and no City fan would mind in the slightest were the run to be extended to nine in Tuesday night's Capital One Cup quarter-final against Arsenal.
The Shift From East to West - Chinese Investment In North America (Infographic)
Google's web-based email service, Gmail, crashed on Monday afternoon with widespread outage reported around the world.
Google's Gmail briefly went down Monday and its Chrome browser repeatedly crashed, users reported.