Saturday, September 23, 2017

Colors can chase away the blues, says Giorgio Armani

MILAN (Reuters) - Color is the answer in times of sadness and austerity, according to Italian designer Giorgio Armani who was showcasing his spring summer 2018 collection at...

Magritte exhibit opens in Brussels 50 years after his death

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - An exhibition opened at Brussels’ Atomium building on Thursday to honor twin anniversaries of two Belgian icons -- the Atomium itself, which turns 60 next...

Polish climbers hope to make historic winter conquest of K2

RZEDKOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - Polish climbers hope to pull off one of the last big feats of mountaineering in coming months by scaling K2, the world’s second highest...

Nigerian fashion magazine stirs debate about men in skirts

LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerians who say a new online fashion magazine promotes homosexuality by featuring men wearing makeup or clad only in miniskirts have misunderstood its agenda, according...

Tommy Hilfiger closes out London Fashion Week with ‘rock circus’ show

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. designer Tommy Hilfiger closed out London Fashion Week with a rock-themed show held at a venue famous for classic rock concerts, featuring model and...

Fashion doesn’t need to kill animals: British designer MacDonald

LONDON (Reuters) - British fashion designer Julien MacDonald has apologized for using fur in his past collections - raising a hot topic that returned to rock London Fashion...

Diverse shapes, sizes, colors dominate Emmys red carpet

(Reuters) - The Emmy awards red carpet challenged the traditional ideals of Hollywood beauty on Sunday with diversity in race, body shape and sexual identity reinventing television’s biggest...

Japan restaurant highlights dementia awareness

TOKYO, Japan (Reuters) - Diners have no complaints about the service at a pop-up restaurant in central Tokyo, where the 17 waiters and waitresses all suffer from dementia....

Young Muscovite group risks life and limb to scale tall buildings

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A handful of young Muscovites spend their spare time braving the risk of arrest, injury and even death to scale tall buildings. Their motivation is...

Koala survives 16 km drive trapped under 4WD

SYDNEY (Reuters) - A koala survived a 16-kilometre (10-mile) road trip in Australia clinging to the axle of a four wheel drive vehicle, before the driver stopped and...

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Cavalli’s Paul Surridge searches for new sensuality in Milan

MILAN (Reuters) - British designer Paul Surridge debuted in Milan with his first collection for Italian fashion house Roberto Cavalli, showing tight-fitting designs...

Protests could derail St. Louis’ bid for second Amazon hub: sources

ST. LOUIS (Reuters) - Protests in St. Louis over the acquittal of a white former policeman who killed a black man could impede...

NFL condemns Trump’s comments on football player protests

(Note: Strong language in paragraphs 2 and 5) By Barbara Goldberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s call for National Football...