NEW YORK (AP) — Jessica Hecht, the "Special" actress, inherited at least a couple of things from her mother: "I'm lucky to be sample size. My mother gave me many gifts and this was a very specific...
Here's a sentence that might come as a surprise: Cabbage is cool.
That taken-for-granted vegetable, that sturdy, dense staple of many a poor, ancestral homeland, is finally getting...
NEW YORK (AP) — Last time out, documentary filmmaker Morgan Spurlock ate only fast food for a month. This time, he's the one dishing out the fried stuff.
LONDON (AP) — There were glittery runway shows Monday as London Fashion Week showcased some of its top stars including Burberry and Christopher Kane. Venues were packed as designers tried to build...
Meghan launches clothing line to help jobless British women
LONDON (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has launched a clothing line for a British charity that helps unemployed women find work.
The wife of Prince Harry attended a reception at a John...
Michael Kors pays tribute to American style on 9/11
NEW YORK (AP) — There were no flag outfits, but Michael Kors' show for New York Fashion Week was very much a patriotic tribute as he saluted American fashion with a collection that ran from...
Badgley Mischka evokes an island flair at NY Fashion Week
NEW YORK (AP) — All that was missing was the sand at the Badgley Mischka spring/summer show that featured floral prints, bathing suits and glitzy evening gowns, evoking island flair.
Proenza Schouler explores interplay between power, softness
NEW YORK (AP) — The Lesley Gore classic "You Don't Own Me" played as Proenza Schouler's models took their final lap of the runway, a clear message that the designers were thinking about...
Jacobs dreams a little dream to close Fashion Week on a high
NEW YORK (AP) — Twice a year, the New York fashion world trudges to the Upper East Side and the cavernous Park Avenue Armory to see what new tricks Marc Jacobs has up his sleeve.
Glossy mailers promising low rates and cleverly crafted ads on your favorite podcast might leave you wondering: Should you refinance your student loans?
Hand-crafted is popular these days, and many home decorators are looking for unique textiles and other furnishings that feature the look of hand-drawn art.
One of the biggest retirement mistakes you can make is not realizing what you don't know.
I regularly hear from people in or near retirement who misunderstand how Social Security works,...
Vegas area, casinos charge ahead with electric vehicle spots
LAS VEGAS (AP) — As more electric vehicles hit the streets, additional places to charge them are popping up in Las Vegas.
Casino companies, Clark County, shopping centers and the University...
Model Naomi Campbell takes spotlight at London Fashion Week
LONDON (AP) — Model Naomi Campbell took center stage at London Fashion Week on Saturday night with a gala charity benefit at the impressive setting of the world famous British Museum.
London Fashion Week: Extravaganza kicks off with gala shows
LONDON (AP) — Styles fans in high heels, skinny jeans and dragon-themed jackets have descended on London with Friday's start of Fashion Week.
The opening of London Fashion Week was marked by...
Walmart rolls out grocery delivery subscription
NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart is rolling out a grocery delivery subscription service this fall as it races to gain an advantage in the competitive fresh food business.
7 tips for becoming an ethical shopper
Sustainability, labor conditions, politics and other issues prevalent in the news have left many consumers wondering how to be socially responsible. For some, this seems like an impossible...
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Smoked salmon the old-fashioned way for family biz in London
LONDON (AP) — Lance Forman's family has been producing traditional smoked salmon in London for four generations, and he says the smoking process hasn't changed much since those early...
The Blonds go over-the-top with the help of ‘Moulin Rouge’
NEW YORK (AP) — Runway met Broadway when The Blonds took to the stage of the splashy musical "Moulin Rouge."
With the help of Billy Porter, who performed two songs, the ever-theatrical...
Big Sean, Halsey, Migos rock Rihanna’s lingerie fashion show
NEW YORK (AP) — Big Sean, A$ap Ferg, Halsey and Migos rocked Rihanna's Savage X Fenty crowd Tuesday from a color-saturated stage at the Barclays Center as Normani and Laverne Cox joined an army of...
Christian Cowan honors his roots in Spain at NY Fashion Week
NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Cowan always brings playful, colorful looks to the runway and his spring 2020 collection was no exception.
There were electric reds, fluorescent pinks, voluptuous...
Naeem Khan launches his fashion collection at home
NEW YORK (AP) — Naeem Khan brought it home with his new spring-summer 2020 collection, launching his runway show in the chic lobby and courtyard of his New York City apartment building.
Dominican vibes and a youthful feel at Oscar de la Renta
NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar de la Renta's designing duo, Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia, looked to the homeland of the label's late, legendary founder for their latest show: the Dominican...
Edmunds compares Honda Insight and Toyota Corolla Hybrid
Car shoppers seeking high fuel economy have two particularly intriguing choices this year: the Honda Insight and the Toyota Corolla Hybrid.
Both deliver an EPA-estimated 52 mpg in combined...
A new look at Frank Lloyd Wright’s textiles, home goods
NEW YORK (AP) — A small but important exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art explores a little-known facet of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's creations: his line of wallpapers, printed and woven...
Stacey Bendet creates a ‘field of dreams’ at NY fashion week
NEW YORK (AP) — Stacey Bendet, creative director of Alice + Olivia, created a dreamscape in color on nine monochrome backdrops as models posed Monday for a presentation at New York Fashion...
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Vera Wang returns, with hippie hair and couture lingerie
NEW YORK (AP) — After a two-year break, Vera Wang returned to the New York Fashion Week runway on Tuesday with a moody and visually arresting show that featured high-couture lingerie elements,...
US expands hunting and fishing at national wildlife refuges
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Trump administration said Tuesday that it is expanding hunting and fishing in 77 national wildlife refuges in a move that critics contend is deferring management to states...
Millennial Money: Decode your credit card terms like a pro
Sifting through a credit card's terms and conditions can be daunting. The language isn't always straightforward, and it's not uncommon to feel lost.
Plan now for the best tomatoes next year
A myth among tomato lovers is that home-grown tomatoes taste best. Not true! The best varieties of tomatoes are what taste best, whether they're grown on a farm or in a backyard.
Tom Ford entices fashion crowd into an old subway station
NEW YORK (AP) — All aboard!
Tom Ford enticed the fashion crowd into an abandoned subway station downtown by serving up dumplings before a precarious three-story walk to the rails, and, yes,...
Pyer Moss celebrates black culture with fashion and music
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a huge choir that veered from stirring, soaring gospel, then spit verses from Cardi B and sang lines from Queen Latifah's "U.N.I.T.Y."; a spoken word artist who reminded...
LaQuan Smith brings sexy back in NY Fashion Week collection
NEW YORK (AP) — LaQuan Smith turned to cowboys and bikers for spring-summer inspiration, bringing a sexy edge to his designs at New York Fashion Week.
At Carolina Herrera, wildflowers bloom on the Hudson River
NEW YORK (AP) — Wildflowers were blooming on the banks of the Hudson River on Monday, thanks to the fertile imagination of Wes Gordon at Carolina Herrera.
Got a haul of apples for fall? Here’s what to do with them
NEW YORK (AP) — It's that time of year again, when fresh apples are piled high at farmer's markets. If you are lucky enough to live near an orchard, you can take the day and pick your own bushel...
Like wine from France’s Rhone Valley? Head to Walla Walla
WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) — Southeastern Washington has been producing high-quality wines for decades. But in the past five years, the wineries of the Walla Walla Valley have drawn international...
Parents slam schools that don’t warn them of threats
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and using racial slurs, they alerted police,...
Hilfiger joins with Zendaya for joyous ’70s Harlem party
NEW YORK (AP) — Tommy Hilfiger never shies away from spectacle when it comes to his runway shows, and his return to New York Fashion Week after several years was no exception.
Prabal Gurung asks: Who gets to be an American?
NEW YORK (AP) — With flower crowns and beauty pageant sashes, Prabal Gurung asked a fundamental question of the day: Who gets to be an American?
Liz Weston: Moving to escape taxes? Make it a clean break
Breaking up can be hard to do if the other party doesn't want to let you go. People who move out of high-tax states may learn this the hard way — through a residency audit.
Tory Burch celebrates Princess Diana with fashion week show
NEW YORK (AP) — From a linen and leather pant to a macrame tweed skirt, Tory Burch looked to one of the most important fashion icons of the 20th century for inspiration at New York Fashion Week:...
Janelle Monae rocked Ralph Lauren’s jazz club of yesteryear
NEW YORK (AP) — Janelle Monae brought down the house Saturday at Ralph Lauren's New York Fashion Week show, where "the house" was a jazzy nightclub of yesteryear that Lauren created inside a Wall...
Brandon Maxwell gets emotional after a huge year of fashion
NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Maxwell has had quite the year.
The designer joined the cast of "Project Runway" as a judge, had some of the most famous women in Hollywood wear his designs and he...
Longchamp doesn’t want to be remembered as just French
NEW YORK (AP) — Longchamp doesn't want to be remembered as exclusively French.
Though artistic director Sophie Delafontaine is a proud Parisian, she said she wants the brand to embody an...
Siriano brings art to the runway in glittery pop-art party
NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion lovers argue that it's not only a business but also a true art, and Christian Siriano made that argument in a literal way on Saturday by bringing an actual artist to his...
Mysterious disease killing dogs in Norway
HELSINKI (AP) — Norwegian authorities haven't been able to detect the cause behind an unexplained disease that is estimated to have killed dozens of dogs in the country in recent days, officials...
Jeremy Scott conjures up a glamorous space-age pop band
NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Jeremy Scott sent his models down the runway in electric hues, crystal-embedded garments, sparkly sky-high boots and brightly colored wigs, evoking what he called an...