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Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

NEW YORK — The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.

Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

NEW YORK — The Fashion Institute of Technology has commissioned an investigation into a controversial runway show that reminded some observers of blackface.

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

WASHINGTON — Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows: ABC's “This Week" — TBA. ___ NBC's “Meet the Press" — Marc Short, chief of staff to Vice-President Mike Pence; Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C.
Meet the rising stars of 'West Side Story' on Broadway

Meet the rising stars of 'West Side Story' on Broadway

NEW YORK — When a new revival of “West Side Story” opens on Broadway, it will make history. The musical sees 33 young people making their Broadway debuts, a record.
Alice Munro among Nobel Prize winners urging Trudeau to deny oilsands project

Alice Munro among Nobel Prize winners urging Trudeau to deny oilsands project

Canadian author Alice Munro and dozens of other Nobel Prize winners around the world have joined the heated opposition facing a massive oilsands project in northern Alberta, decrying the proposed development as "a disgrace.

American consumption of fish rises slightly to 11-year high

Americans' consumption of seafood has risen to its highest point in more than a decade. People in the U.S. averaged 16.
FDA approves drug that lowers cholesterol in a new way

FDA approves drug that lowers cholesterol in a new way

TRENTON, N.J. — U.S. regulators on Friday approved a new type of cholesterol-lowering drug aimed at millions of people who can't tolerate — or don't get enough help from — widely used statin pills like Lipitor and Crestor.
US virus cases climb to 35 with return of cruise passengers

US virus cases climb to 35 with return of cruise passengers

At least 18 Americans who returned home from a quarantined cruise ship are infected with the new virus, bringing the number of cases in the U.S. to 35, health officials said Friday.
US virus cases climb to 35 with return of cruise passengers

US virus cases climb to 35 with return of cruise passengers

At least 18 Americans who returned home from a quarantined cruise ship are infected with the new virus, bringing the number of cases in the U.S. to 35, health officials said Friday.
Weinstein jury indicates it is split on most serious counts

Weinstein jury indicates it is split on most serious counts

NEW YORK — The jury in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial indicated Friday that it is deadlocked on the most serious charges, but the judge told the panel it must keep working.