Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
NEW YORK (AP) — Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Anderson Cooper has a two-book deal and plans to collaborate with historian-novelist Katherine Howe.
Harper announced Tuesday the 51-year-old CNN anchor and "60 Minutes"...
GREENWICH — Advance tickets for the traditionally sold out Sole Sisters fund-raising luncheon are now on sale; a keynote speaker should be named within the next few weeks.
The luncheon, now in its 12th year, was created to benefit the work of the Greenwich United Way. Past keynote speakers include Gloria Vanderbilt and Ariana Huffington, founder of The Huffington Post. Huffington praised the Sole Sisters as a “dynamic group of women.”
Police seek help identifying woman whose remains were found in Delco park
The Pennsylvania State Police is seeking the public's help in identifying the remains of a woman whose body was found earlier this year in Ridley Creek State park in Delaware County.
At this time, police said, foul play is not suspected.
Hikers walking in a wooded area along a trail in the park found the human remains in January, the State Police said Tuesday. The woman's body was fully clothed in cold-weather attire.
High court steps into fight on Vanderbilts’ Breakers mansion
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island's highest court heard arguments Tuesday in a fight that has pitted dozens of members of the Vanderbilt family against a nonprofit that owns several Gilded Age mansions in Newport.
The nonprofit Preservation Society of Newport County wants to build a visitors center on the grounds of The Breakers, a spectacular mansion built by Cornelius Vanderbilt II.
Fight over Vanderbilts’ Breakers mansion goes to high court
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Rhode Island Supreme Court is stepping into a fight that has pitted dozens of members of the Vanderbilt family against a nonprofit that owns several well-known mansions in Newport.
The disagreement centers on whether the group should be allowed to build a visitors center on the grounds of the spectacular Vanderbilt mansion The Breakers, a national historic landmark.
Vanderbilts sign ad opposing visitors center at The Breakers
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Preservationists, architects and dozens of members of the Vanderbilt family have taken out an ad in a newspaper in hopes of quashing a plan to build a visitors center at The Breakers estate in Newport.
New Dali museum, WWII site in Australia, Rio street art
NEW DALI MUSEUM IN CALIFORNIA
The late artist Salvador Dali has a new museum devoted to his works in Monterey, California.
The Dali17 museum opened in July in the building where the Museum of Monterey was formerly located.
The museum now houses 570 works by Dali from the private collection of a Pebble Beach businessman, Dmitry Piterman, including etchings, mixed media, lithographs, sculptures and tapestries.