Beauty and fashion

Fashion from Raf Simons men's collection is modeled during Fashion Week, Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
February 08, 2018 - 12:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Here are some highlights of the men's collections presented at New York Fashion Week on Wednesday: RAF SIMONS LAYS A SUMPTUOUS TABLE Belgian superstar designer Raf Simons has been the talk of the U.S. fashion industry ever since he moved to New York a year ago to make his debut at...
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February 07, 2018 - 8:08 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Police have arrested the career scoring leader on University of Connecticut's women's field hockey team for allegedly stealing $34 worth of makeup. The Hartford Courant reports 22-year-old Charlotte Veitner was arrested Sunday at the campus bookstore after staff told police...
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February 07, 2018 - 7:20 am
BOSTON (AP) — For $3,000, patrons at one Boston restaurant can order a burger that comes with an engagement ring on the side. Pauli's, in the city's North End, says with 48-hours' notice, the restaurant's Big Boy burger will arrive with a 7/8 carat Neil Lane ring nestled in the bun. The ring will...
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A model wears fashion from the Todd Snyder collection during Fashion Week in New York, Monday, Feb. 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
February 06, 2018 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (AP) — With a nod to jocks, nerds and 1960s Savile Row rebel Tommy Nutter, Todd Snyder rolled out a men's fall collection of grandpa cardigans, East Coast prep and slacker trouser suits cropped and loose as New York Fashion Week kicked off Monday with three days for the dudes. Nutter had...
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This combination photo shows two angles of model Karolina Kurkova wearing a Marchesa gown at the Oscars in Los Angeles on Feb. 22, 2015. The luxe womenswear brand Marchesa may not survive the horrors of Harvey Weinstein, the estranged husband of co-founder Georgina Chapman. The company on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, canceled its scheduled Feb. 14 show at New York Fashion Week after a decade of presenting collections there. And there’s been a Marchesa blackout on red carpets as awards season winds down. (Photos by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
January 31, 2018 - 1:26 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The luxe womenswear brand co-owned by the estranged wife of movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has canceled its show at New York Fashion Week after a decade presenting there. The Marchesa show was scheduled to take place on Feb. 14. The company said in a statement that Georgina Chapman...
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First lady Melania Trump arrives before the State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
January 30, 2018 - 9:51 pm
First lady Melania Trump has chosen a cream-colored Christian Dior pantsuit for her first State of the Union address as first lady. The former fashion model paired the cropped-trouser suit with a white Dolce & Gabbana blouse and Christian Louboutin pumps. She wore her hair loose, and flashed a...
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FILE - In this Oct. 3, 2017, file photo, investor Warren Buffett gestures on stage at a national conference sponsored by the Purpose Built Communities group that Buffett supports, in Omaha, Neb. Amazon, Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and the New York bank JPMorgan Chase say they’re creating a new company that will help address the health care needs of their U.S. workers, announced Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, File)
January 30, 2018 - 3:26 pm
The leaders of, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan announced the ambitious goal of improving health care coverage all of their employees. They say they are forming a new company that will be "free from profit-making incentives and constraints" and hint its results might be applied on a...
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Elton John, left, and Miley Cyrus appear after a performance of "Tiny Dancer" at the 60th annual Grammy Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018, in New York. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)
January 29, 2018 - 12:20 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion accessory of the Grammy Awards: A single white rose, either pinned or conveniently left with a long stem for red carpet vamping. The message, of course, is a serious one as the music industry looked to follow up the anti-sexual misconduct show of black looks at the...
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FILE- In this Dec. 1, 2005, file photo, Barry Lubin, star of the Big Apple Circus' "Grandma Goes to Hollywood," applies powder after applying his clown makeup in his trailer at Damrosch Park in New York's Lincoln Center. Lubin resigned from the Big Apple Circus following accusations that he pressured a 16-year-old aerialist to pose for pornographic photos. The circus’s chairman, Neil Kahanovitz, told The New York Times on Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018, that Lubin offered his resignation on Friday shortly after the alleged victim came forward. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
January 24, 2018 - 7:20 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A beloved circus performer known as Grandma the clown has resigned from the Big Apple Circus following accusations that he pressured a 16-year-old aerialist to pose for pornographic photos. The circus's chairman, Neil Kahanovitz, told The New York Times on Tuesday that Barry Lubin,...
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A model wears a creation for the Christian Dior Haute Couture Spring-Summer 2018 fashion collection presented in Paris, Monday, Jan. 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
January 22, 2018 - 4:31 pm
PARIS (AP) — Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri projected a ludic mood at the Rodin Museum as top actresses weighed in on the Time's Up movement against sexual harassment at the start of Paris couture week. Here are highlights from Monday's spring-summer 2018 collections: MAGIC AND ILLUSION AT DIOR...
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