World News
Real Estate

Bitcoin futures soar amid frenzy over virtual currency

Dec 11, 2017

Bitcoin's debut on a major U.S. exchange was a hit, with the price of the first-ever futures contract for the virtual currency rising 20 percent

Fashion

UK jeweler won't make replicas for Meghan Markle's ring

Dec 6, 2017

The jeweler who worked on the engagement ring Prince Harry gave to Meghan Markle has no plans to share details with the inquisitive press

'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco gets engaged

Dec 1, 2017

"Big Bang Theory" star Kaley Cuoco has gotten engaged to boyfriend Karl Cook

The Latest: Obama congratulates Prince Harry, Meghan Markle

Nov 27, 2017

Former President Barack Obama has tweeted congratulations to Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle after they announced their engagement

Victoria's Secret China show struts on despite controversy

Nov 20, 2017

Gigi Hadid and Katy Perry didn't make it but the Victoria's Secret show in Shanghai has managed to strut on without them

Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies

Nov 18, 2017

Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, an iconoclast whose clingy dresses marked the 1980s and who dressed famous women from Hollywood to the White House, has died

Travel
Media

Dems say Trump's tweets about Gillibrand sexist, crude

Dec 12, 2017

President Donald Trump is lacing into Democratic Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand

The Latest: Prosecutor: Bomb suspect wanted maximum damage

Dec 12, 2017

A federal prosecutor says the man accused of setting off a bomb in the New York City subway system chose a time and place designed to cause maximum destruction _ though it ultimately only caused minor injuries to three others

The Latest: Warren says Trump tries to bully Gillibrand

Dec 12, 2017

Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren has fired back at President Donald Trump for his tweet against New York Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.

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