World News

French far-left leader rallies Macron critics to streets

Sep 23, 2017

French far-left leader Jean-Luc Melenchon is rallying disaffected voters against President Emmanuel Macron's plan to weaken worker protections

Real Estate
Fashion

Miss Turkey dethroned over 'unacceptable' tweet on coup

Sep 22, 2017

Organizers have stripped Miss Turkey 2017 of her crown over a social media posting that was deemed insulting to the memory of some 250 people who were killed while opposing last year's failed military coup

Milan Fashion Week: When times go dark, Armani goes bright

Sep 22, 2017

On the runway at Milan Fashion Week: When times go dark, designer Giorgio Armani goes bright.

L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt dies at age 94

Sep 21, 2017

The family of L'Oreal cosmetics heiress Liliane Bettencourt, the world's richest woman, says she has died at age 94.

Milan Fashion Week: Gucci extends news cycle with Rocket Man

Sep 20, 2017

Green has been declared the color of Milan Fashion Week, with the fashion chamber promoting sustainability in the trend-driven world of ready-to-wear.

Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid stage London Fashion Week show

Sep 19, 2017

Designer Tommy Hilfiger and model Gigi Hadid have staged a grungy rock affair for their catwalk show on the final night of London Fashion Week

Travel
Media

The Latest: Trump criticizes McCain over health care bill

Sep 23, 2017

Trump calls McCain's opposition to GOP health care law "sad" and "a horrible, horrible thing" for the Republican Party

Hannity boycott call fizzling, at least publicly

Sep 22, 2017

A call to boycott Sean Hannity's show on Fox News Channel last month has gained little momentum

Senate bill would make online political ads more transparent

Sep 22, 2017

Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications

Religion

Worlds of Islam, Michael Jackson collide in Egyptian film

Sep 23, 2017

In a new Egyptian film, an ultra-conservative Muslim is torn by his love of Michael Jackson, mirroring a country's struggle between traditions and modern global influences

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