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Armani to hold runway show in empty theatre due to new virus

Armani to hold runway show in empty theatre due to new virus

MILAN — In a last-minute change, Giorgio Armani is holding his Milan Fashion Week runway show behind closed doors Sunday due to concerns raised by the coronavirus, and instead stream the event from inside the empty showroom.
Brazilian transgender dancer shatters Carnival parade taboo

Brazilian transgender dancer shatters Carnival parade taboo

SAO PAULO — When dancer Camila Prins entered Sao Paulo's Carnival parade grounds, a costume of feathers clinging to her sinuous body, she fulfilled a dream of feminine beauty nearly three decades old.
Singer Pharrell is making music on Miami's restaurant scene

Singer Pharrell is making music on Miami's restaurant scene

MIAMI — Grammy award-winning singer Pharrell may have been fired from three different McDonald's as a teen, but that didn't stop him from opening what has become one of the hottest restaurants in Miami.
Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' win top honours at NAACP Image Awards

Lizzo, 'Just Mercy' win top honours at NAACP Image Awards

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Singer Pharrell is making music on Miami's restaurant scene

Singer Pharrell is making music on Miami's restaurant scene

MIAMI — Grammy award-winning singer Pharrell may have been fired from three different McDonald's as a teen, but that didn't stop him from opening what has become one of the hottest restaurants in Miami.
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.
Fashion college probes runway show criticized as racist

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.
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 against the once powerful Hollywood mogul, but the judge told the panel it must keep working.
Unscripted 'Friends' reunion special to launch with HBO Max

Unscripted 'Friends' reunion special to launch with HBO Max

LOS ANGELES — WarnerMedia's new streaming service will debut with some extra “Friends.
Former Ukraine diplomat Marie Yovanovitch has book deal

Former Ukraine diplomat Marie Yovanovitch has book deal

NEW YORK — Former Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, the career diplomat who during the impeachment hearings of President Donald Trump offered a chilling account of alleged threats from Trump and his allies, has a book deal.