Beauty and fashion

Models wear creations for Nina Ricci Spring/Summer 2018 ready-to-wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Friday, Sept. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
September 29, 2017 - 1:02 pm
PARIS (AP) — Soirees merged from night to day as design houses Nina Ricci and Issey Miyake showed off color-rich creations in Friday's installment of celebrity-filled Paris Fashion Week. Here are some highlights of the spring-summer 2018 ready-to-wear shows. NINA RICCI'S MILITARISTIC SPRING...
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A model wears a creation for Yves Saint Laurent Spring/Summer 2018 ready-to-wear fashion collection presented in Paris, Tuesday, Sept.26, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)
September 26, 2017 - 4:54 pm
PARIS (AP) — Eighty-three shows on the calendar, talent coming in from over 20 countries and jet-setting celebrities flocking into the French capital can only mean one thing: It's time for Paris Fashion Week. Here are the highlights of the ready-to-wear spring-summer 2018 collections Tuesday in the...
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Models wear creations as part of the Versace women's Spring/Summer 2018 fashion collection, presented in Milan, Italy, Friday, Sept. 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
September 22, 2017 - 3:11 pm
MILAN (AP) — On the third day of Milan Fashion Week, past and present merged at Donatella Versace's joyous, celebratory, healing runway tribute Friday to her brother Gianni Versace, 20 years after his slaying in Miami. And it culminated with her own reckoning with how she has born the weight of her...
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September 01, 2017 - 3:11 am
SYDNEY (AP) — A woman has died after police say a Chinese tourist with no Australian medical license gave her an anesthetic during a procedure at a Sydney beauty clinic. Jean Huang had been hospitalized in critical condition since undergoing a breast procedure at Sydney's Medi Beauty Laser and...
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FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, then Treasury Secretary-designate Stephen Mnuchin and his then-fiancee, Louise Linton, arrive on Capitol Hill in Washington, for the presidential inauguration of Donald Trump. Linton responded to a social media critic on Aug. 21, 2017, telling the mother of three that that she was “adorably out of touch.” Mnuchin and Linton were married in June. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP, File)
August 22, 2017 - 5:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a glam shot that got ugly. The wife of Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dove headlong into a social media skirmish this week, blasting a critic of her Instagram post highlighting her high fashion choices. Calling the commenter "adorably out of touch," Louise Linton...
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August 22, 2017 - 4:49 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Republican congressman in a Kansas district that President Donald Trump narrowly lost last year was expected to face tough questions about health care and other issues Tuesday night during a town hall meeting, with national Democrats already targeting him. Rep. Kevin Yoder's...
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A crowd wears protective glasses as they watch the beginning of the solar eclipse from Salem, Ore., Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)
August 22, 2017 - 3:20 am
The Latest on the total solar eclipse crossing the U.S., from Oregon to South Carolina (all times EDT): 7:45 p.m. Authorities say two women watching the eclipse while standing on a sidewalk in Kentucky were struck by a car, and one has died. State Police Trooper Jody Sims says the car crossed the...
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People gather in front of the UMass Dartmouth observatory in Dartmouth, Mass., on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, to view the partial solar eclipse that swept over the area, share the few sets of eclipse glasses on hand to see the event. (Peter Pereira/Standard Times via AP)
August 21, 2017 - 6:56 pm
The Latest on the total solar eclipse crossing the U.S., from Oregon to South Carolina (all times EDT): 6:40 p.m. Scientists, journalists and contest winners were among about 100 people who enjoyed a closer look at the eclipse, thanks to a special eclipse-chasing charter flight by Alaska Airlines...
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Juniors Annie Blankenship, center, and Hallie Burn watch the solar eclipse at Metro Christian Academy, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017. (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)
August 21, 2017 - 3:42 pm
The Latest on the total solar eclipse crossing the U.S., from Oregon to South Carolina (all times EDT): 3:40 p.m. The crickets and other animals grew noisy as it got darker at the Nashville zoo, but when the sun was totally blotted out, it was the humans who drowned out the animals, clapping, "...
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FILE - In this March 16, 2016, file photo, shoppers exit the L.L. Bean retail store in Freeport, Maine. L.L. Bean hopes to give the boot to backlogs of its most iconic product. The Maine-based retailer is expanding production to keep up with demand for its leather-and-rubber “duck boot” with a new manufacturing center that’s being unveiled Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. The company also plans to hire more than 100 additional production workers at two locations in Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)
August 17, 2017 - 12:38 pm
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean hopes to give the boot to backlogs of its most iconic product. The Maine-based retailer is expanding production to keep up with demand for its leather-and-rubber "duck boot" with a new manufacturing center with another machine used to make the rubber soles. The...
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