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Harry and Meghan ... all dolled up

Harry and Meghan dolls introduced

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Fashionisto Simon Doonan sees magic, madness in soccer style

NEW YORK (AP) — Simon Doonan is an established fashionisto and lifelong soccer obsessive, both of which he has poured into a...

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Can a swimsuit be the new power suit?

Swimsuits for All's new ad campaign encourages women to

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World tour inspires new Demi Lovato for Fabletics collection

Demi Lovato's new summer collection for Fabletics inspired by her world tour

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Still friends! Prince Harry's ex-girlfriends attend royal wedding

Among the star-studded guest list of Saturday's royal wedding were Harry's two most notable ex-girlfriends, Chelsy Davy and...

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A royal wedding bridges the Atlantic and breaks old molds

WINDSOR, England (AP) — The son of British royalty and the daughter of middle-class Americans wed Saturday in a service that...

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The Latest: Kentucky Derby winner Justify captures Preakness

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Latest on Saturday's 143rd running of the Preakness (all times local):7:15 p.m.Justify emerged from the...

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The Latest: Royal newlyweds to spend night in Windsor Castle

WINDSOR, England (AP) — The Latest on the royal wedding (all times local):9:20 p.m.The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, otherwise...

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Markle's bridal gown work of Givenchy's Clare Waight Keller

LONDON (AP) — Clare Waight Keller of Givenchy is the master British designer behind the sleek silk boat-necked gown and long...

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It's all about the well-plumed hats for royal wedding guests

Like every good royal wedding, it was all about the hats, the dresses and the posh tails, with some fashion standouts among the...

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Meghan Markle wearing dress by Clare Waight Keller for wedding to Prince Harry

WINDSOR, England (AP) — Meghan Markle wearing dress by Clare Waight Keller for wedding to Prince Harry.

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Meghan Markle, in white dress and veil, leaves hotel in vintage Rolls-Royce on way to royal wedding.

WINDSOR, England (AP) — Meghan Markle, in white dress and veil, leaves hotel in vintage Rolls-Royce on way to royal wedding.

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Malaysians transfixed by luxury goods seized from ex-PM flat

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — In 10 days of dramatic political developments, none has transfixed Malaysians more than the sight...

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The Latest: Windsor Castle sees final prep for royal wedding

WINDSOR, England (AP) — The Latest on royal wedding preparations (all times local):9 p.m.Final preparations were being made...

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Windsor gears up for royal wedding, embraces Harry, Meghan

WINDSOR, England (AP) — Meghan Markle will have an heir to the British throne walk her down the aisle — and have her mother and...

Oklahoma schools plagued by low funding as student needs increase

NewsMay 6, 2018

Oklahoma schools have struggled through a decade of per-student funding decreases, resulting in larger class sizes and fewer classroom resources. But it has come at the same time the rate of students dealing with a slate of social challenges have...

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Paramount costume exhibit in Ohio satisfies 'new nostalgia'

LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Costumes play a leading role as movies transport viewers to other times, open doors to foreign cultures,...

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Nordstrom posts strong profit but its sales gains are meager

NEW YORK (AP) — Upscale department store chain Nordstrom Inc. on Thursday reported better-than-expected profit and total...

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The Latest: Meghan Markle's mother has tea with the royals

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the preparation for the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle (all times local):9:50...

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18 acquitted in massive Brussels Airport 2013 diamond heist

BRUSSELS (AP) — Five years after a brazen multimillion-dollar diamond heist on the tarmac of Brussels Airport, a Belgian court...

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Credit card payments evolve beyond the mobile wallet

Mobile wallets can make paying by credit or debit card seamless: Tap your phone at checkout and you're on your way. But mobile...

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How many retweets to wear Crocs to graduation? 2018!

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — On a whim, a Florida high school senior asked the Crocs shoe company to supply its foam shoes for...

Life

Summer survival guide

Sometimes summertime living isn't so easy. Especially in Oklahoma with triple-digit temperatures and hot, dry winds, both of...

Life

Elevation Magazine honors Southwest designers

Elevate — to empower, to encourage, to enhance. This was the goal six years ago when Jimmy Vaughn, publisher of Elevation...

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50-carat white diamond fetches $6.5M at Christie's Geneva

GENEVA (AP) — A 50-carat white diamond has fetched 6.5 million Swiss francs (dollars) at a Christie's auction of jewelry, with...

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New online startups offer shoppers more ways to buy lingerie

NEW YORK (AP) — Shopping for bras, particularly online, can be an exercise in frustration. Changing fashions and better fit...

Business

Wedding of prince and actress brings outsized media interest

BERLIN (AP) — Like most everyone else with a taste for fairytales, Germans love the spectacle of a royal wedding. But since the...

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Now you can go to Walmart.com to shop Lord & Taylor

Lord & Taylor and Walmart.com offer new shopping destination

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Watch out for the kids: George, Charlotte in royal wedding

LONDON (AP) — Prince George and Princess Charlotte will have prominent roles in Saturday's royal wedding.Kensington Palace said...

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Top 3 diamonds fetch $24.1M at Sotheby's auction in Geneva

GENEVA (AP) — Sotheby's says two white diamond rings have sold for a combined $17.4 million at a Geneva auction, while a blue...

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Gap apologizes for selling T-shirt with 'incorrect map' of China

U.S. retailer Gap Inc apologized on Monday for selling a T-shirt which it said had an incorrect map of China, adding it would...

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Spike Lee's electric 'BlacKkKlansman' premieres at Cannes

CANNES, France (AP) — Spike Lee's Ku Klux Klan crime drama "BlacKkKlansman" received a rousing, lengthy standing ovation at the...

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It's a Mother's Day engagement for Taraji P. Henson

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Taraji P. Henson got more than a card on Mother's Day.The 47-year-old "Empire" actress got engaged to former...

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Rihanna's new lingerie line sparks debate about size inclusiveness

When the Savage X Fenty website launched, people took to Twitter to share their frustration that the sizes weren't as...

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Why Rihanna got a criminal sense of deja vu at the Met Gala

NEW YORK (AP) — When Rihanna attended this week's glitzy Met Gala, she was actually returning to the scene of the crime.The...

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In tearful interview, Weinstein's wife says she didn't know

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein's estranged wife, Georgina Chapman, has given her first interview since scandal erupted around...

Business

Japanese fashion trends boost L.L. Bean sales

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — While L.L. Bean has seen flat sales in the U.S., the Maine-based company is rapidly growing overseas due...

Business

What to know before saying 'yes' to an online wedding dress

Carol Hickins' wedding dress arrived at her office "in a plastic bag inside a brown cardboard box," she says. The packaging was...

Life

How Catholic style took over the Met

The items on loan, which include papal robes and accessories never viewed outside the Vatican, debut Thursday as a part of...

Business

Giant California teacher pension system targets gun sellers

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — One of the largest public pension funds in the nation voted Wednesday to use its financial might...

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Inside the Met Gala: Real-life cardinal gets star treatment

NEW YORK (AP) — It was cocktail hour at the Met Gala, the most glittery and exclusive event on the New York social calendar,...

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Holy haute couture: Divine designs grace carpet at Met Gala

NEW YORK (AP) — Divine designs floated up the red carpet at Monday's religion-themed Met Gala in shimmering golds, reds and...

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The Latest: Scarlett Johansson wears Marchesa to Met Gala

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (all times local):9:15 p.m.Scarlett Johansson walked...

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Vatican bling takes center stage at new Met fashion exhibit

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiaras encrusted with thousands of diamonds, emeralds and rubies. Papal cloaks and vestments with golden...

The U.S. Air Force is getting close to receiving its next generation aircraft tanker.

BusinessMay 13, 2018

SEATTLE — Boeing Co. brought more than a dozen reporters to various production and testing facilities here earlier this month to update progress it has made toward delivering its first group of KC-46A Pegasus tankers to the U.S. Air Force. The...

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Swiss Guards: World's oldest standing army gets new headgear

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The world's oldest standing army is getting some new headgear.The Swiss Guards plan to replace their metal...

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Sewing Irish dance costumes inspires speaker

Sewing Irish dance costumes inspire Jean Hill, who will be this month's speaker at the Oklahoma City chapter of American Sewing...

Life

Check out Karl Lagerfeld's new makeup line

Karl Lagerfeld to launch a new limited-edition makeup line

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Meghan Markle's parents to visit queen, have wedding roles

LONDON (AP) — Meghan Markle's divorced parents will meet with Queen Elizabeth II and other royals before her May 19 wedding to...

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Diamond city of Antwerp now has a sparkling diamond museum

ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Antwerp has long been known as the world's greatest diamond city. Now it has a new museum to go with a...

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Chanel wows celebrities with ship for cruise show in Paris

PARIS (AP) — Kristen Stewart, Ralph Fiennes and Margot Robbie all craned their necks up in awe.A creaking, 330-foot (100-meter)...

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Gigi Hadid, Vogue Italia apologize for darkened skin tone

MILAN (AP) — Gigi Hadid and Vogue Italia have both apologized for the May Vogue Italia cover that showed the model with a dark...

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Dragic looks to summer, sees bright future in Miami

MIAMI (AP) — Goran Dragic is going back to his native Slovenia in a few weeks for the summer. There's a couple of weddings the...

Life

Toeing the line: Slipping into spring sandals

Let’s just call it a party for your feet

Life

Look who's 60 ... it's Hush Puppies

Hush Puppies celebrates its 60th year in business

Business

Artisan jewelry designer James Avery dead at 96

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) — James Avery, a World War II bomber pilot who grew his artisan jewelry business from his in-laws'...

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Former 'Glee' star Lea Michele is engaged

NEW YORK (AP) — Actress and singer Lea Michele has announced her engagement to boyfriend Zandy Reich with a social media photo...

Business

Artist weaves Japanese tradition into Western-style garments

Veronique Loggins, a self-proclaimed devotee of the artisan textiles used in the making of kimonos and owner of Wabi Sabi Etc.,...

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Kourtney Kardashian takes Washington to talk cosmetics reform on Capitol Hill

The Kardashians have long been a staple of TV and social media. Next up? Keeping up with politics. The oldest Kardashian...

Life

Take a peek at Sarah Jessica Parker's new bridal line

Sarah Jessica Parker has launched a new bridal collection at Gilt

Melania Trump takes her moment to sparkle in the spotlight

WASHINGTON (AP) — There were no celebrity guests, Hollywood entertainers or superstar chefs. But as she stepped out of the...

France's cultural clout resonates during Macrons' US trip

PARIS (AP) — From fashion, to food and even art — the Macrons' visit to the United States has been a PR coup for France.From...

Business

First lady steps into spotlight for state visit with France

WASHINGTON (AP) — There were no celebrity guests, Hollywood entertainers or superstar chefs. But as she stepped out of the...

Business

The Latest: Trump, Macron toast to US-France friendship

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the first state dinner of the Trump administration (all times local):9:25 p.m.President Donald...

First lady Melania Trump greets the Macrons with a hat

NEW YORK (AP) — Melania, or more specifically Melania's hat, what were you saying?The media and the Twitterverse had a big time...

The Latest: Trump softens tone on Syria withdrawal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the White House visit of French President Emmanuel Macron (all times local):1:20 p.m.President...

Royal wedding dress: Will Meghan go trendy or classic?

LONDON (AP) — A dramatic ball gown, or a classic, simple silhouette? Sleeves, or bare shoulders?With less than a month to go...

Business

2 approaches to turning recycled materials into art

What have you not seen recycled into an art form? Everything from T-shirts to trash finds new life, as artists and crafters...

German Jewish leader advises against skullcaps in cities

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's main Jewish leader says he would advise people visiting big cities against wearing Jewish skullcaps,...

Colors of Tunisia: Sea, sand, medinas and the Arab Spring

TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The colors of Tunisia's landscape change hourly with the light of the Mediterranean sun. Vermilion,...

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Etiquette and protocol highlights for royal wedding guests

NEW YORK (AP) — Grab those nude stockings, ladies. You'll be at a royal wedding, after all.While the May 19 nuptials of Prince...

Business

Laughter, tears as former first lady Barbara Bush remembered

HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush was remembered as the "first lady of the Greatest Generation" during a funeral Saturday attended by...

Vive la France: Trump hosts glitzy White House state dinner

WASHINGTON (AP) — Now it's President Donald Trump's turn to pull off the ultimate charm offensive.Wined and dined on multiple...

Business

The Latest: 2,500 attend public viewing for Barbara Bush

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the death of former first lady Barbara Bush (all times local):5:30 p.m.Officials say around 2,500...

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Saudi women spend big on makeup, even if it's just a glimpse

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Green lipstick, blue lipstick and 40 shades of foundation to choose from are just some of the...

Auto thefts decline in Oklahoma City

NewsMay 14, 2018

Auto thefts in Oklahoma City have declined by about 30 percent since 2012. Police said although it's difficult to say why the number of thefts increase or decrease from one year to the next, advances in technology likely have played a role in the...

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How blue jeans are mounting a comeback in a yoga pants world

From Ralph Lauren to Calvin Klein, America's biggest fashion labels are pinning their hopes on a blue jean revival. Across the...

Life

The best umbrellas, according to style and travel experts

Buying an umbrella is like buying a pair of shoes, Bella Umbrella owner Jodell Egbert says. “You can have incredible shoemakers...

Life

The physics behind an odd-looking 'stormproof umbrella' from the Netherlands

There are few places in the world more hazardous for umbrellas than the Netherlands, a country under constant assault by stiff...

Melania Trump takes Japan's first lady to historic mansion

PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — First lady Melania Trump might be one of the few not overly awed by a marble-bedecked and gold-plated...

Business

Merkel condemns attack on 2 men wearing skullcaps in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday sharply condemned a street assault in Berlin on two young men...

Life

Susan Lucci's new activewear collection is on QVC

Actress Susan Lucci has a new activewear collection available on QVC

Koolhaas: Prada Tower explores effect of space on art

MILAN (AP) — Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas says his nine-story tower for the Prada Foundation in Milan is meant to reveal the...

Model Alliance fights back against Karl Lagerfeld remarks

NEW YORK (AP) — An organization that protects the rights of models has called for action against outspoken fashion designer...

Bridal designers talk princess moments and Meghan Markle

NEW YORK (AP) — With the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle approaching, princesses were a hot topic of...

Barbara Bush brought plainspoken, grandmotherly style to DC

HOUSTON (AP) — Barbara Bush didn't hesitate to tell people that her trademark pearl necklaces were fake. Americans liked that...

Meghan's choice: Will a royal tiara grace the big day?

LONDON (AP) — Meghan Markle hasn't said if she will wear a tiara at her upcoming royal wedding, but if she does she'll be able...

Things to Remember about Barbara Bush

HOUSTON (AP) — Here is a look at several things to know about the life of former first lady Barbara Bush:LITERACY EFFORTSThe...

Things to know about former first lady Barbara Bush

HOUSTON (AP) — Former first lady Barbara Bush is in failing health and after a series of hospitalizations, she has decided not...

Archaeologists find silver treasure on German Baltic island

BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of 1,000-year-old silver coins, rings, pearls and bracelets linked to the era of Danish King Harald...

Sports

Leader collapses, Shelley wins Commonwealth Games marathon

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — One of the most dramatic scenes at the Commonwealth Games came early on the final day.Callum...

Business

A somber close to the bridal fashion career of Amsale Aberra

NEW YORK (AP) — It was a somber end Friday to the last bridal collection created by the late Amsale Aberra, closing silently...

Business

Rebecca Minkoff headlines OKC Women in Leadership Conference

Dave Morris talks with fashion designer Rebecca Minkoff at the OKC Women in Leadership Conference held by the OCU Meinders...

Business

As royal wedding nears, brands benefit from 'Meghan effect'

LONDON (AP) — Canadian fashion designer Bojana Sentaler stared at her computer screen on Christmas Day to see if Meghan Markle...

Saudi Arabia's first fashion week kicks off for women only

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia has kicked off its first-ever fashion week with designs by Middle Eastern, Brazilian,...

Life

The designer who stripped the frippery and frills from wedding dresses

Every year, the bridal industry unveils fresh collections of wedding gowns and a breathless list of the latest trends. But the...

Life

Eva Longoria weaves empowerment throughout her clothing line

LOS ANGELES — Eva Longoria is a master of multitasking. The 43-year-old actress is producing a new pilot, continuing her work...

Sports

Crean era begins at Georgia with 3s, earrings for everyone

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia's post players are handling the ball. Everybody is shooting 3s.And earrings are in.Welcome to the...

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Bridal fashion 2018? All signs point to individuality

Individuality is in when it comes to bridal fashion and accessories."Brides today want to look and feel like themselves — their...

There's royalty, and there's royalty, American style

NEW YORK (AP) — Bey and Jay. Michelle and Barack. Kim and Kanye. Throw in some political dynasties — Kennedys and Bushes, for...

Sports

Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay agree on 2030 World Cup bid

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay have agreed on 12 cities where they want to host the centenary...

Life

JFK's chinos inspire new Abercrombie & Fitch collection

JFK-inspired collection at Abercrombie & Fitch

Amsale Aberra bridal show to include tribute to designer

NEW YORK (AP) — Bridal Fashion Week this time around will include a tribute to couture designer Amsale Aberra, who died of...

Business

9 West files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

NEW YORK (AP) — Nine West Holdings Inc. has filed for bankruptcy protection, the latest retailer to do so as it attempts to...

Life

Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez are launching beauty collections

New beauty collections coming from Kardashian and Lopez

Life

Virgil Abloh brings his crowds and his cool to Louis Vuitton menswear

One can only hope that Louis Vuitton, the billion-dollar French fashion house that recently announced the appointment of Virgil...

Great expectations

LifeMay 12, 2018

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Oklahoma City has raised more than half the funds needed to build a 2000-seat church and Stanley Rother shrine in south Oklahoma City.

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How blue jeans are mounting a comeback in a yoga pants world

From Ralph Lauren to Calvin Klein, America's biggest fashion labels are pinning their hopes on a blue jean revival. Across the...

Life

Best foot forward: OU graduate crafts luxury shoes

As a podiatric surgeon, Marion Parke knows about feet. As a woman, she knows how she wants her feet to feel in shoes. So, who...

Business

Out with old: new look unveiled for 20th season as Titans

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans are heading into their 20th season with that nickname sporting a new look that...

Britain to ban ivory sales to stamp out 'abhorrent' trade

LONDON (AP) — Britain says it will ban the sale of ivory, no matter how old, to help protect the world's elephant...

Sports

Poulter delivers to win Houston Open and get in Masters

HUMBLE, Texas (AP) — Ian Poulter delivered another big moment Sunday, this one for himself.Down to his last putt, Poulter made...

Sports

Garcia makes Sunday arrival at Augusta a day for family

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Sergio Garcia peeled back the blanket and leaned over for another peek at his 3-week-old daughter, sound...

Dog rental fashion: April Fool's courtesy of Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway bid us Happy April Fool's Day with the introduction of fake couture on tap for dogs. And the fashion rental...

Life

Take a sniff of a gemstone-inspired candle

Kendra Scott's new gemstone-inspired candle collection

50 days to royal wedding: Time for the personal touches

LONDON (AP) — The big decisions have been made: Windsor Castle is the venue, May is the month, the guests have been invited and...

Business

Fashion show without catwalks promotes modest wear in Dubai

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A weeklong fashion event in Dubai is being held without catwalks, models or skin-baring...

Life

Take a swing with 'Boxer'

Savannah Off the Record takes a look at "Boxer."

Life

New Hush hair products turn up the volume on results

New Hush hair products deliver hair-raising results

Pakistan's first trans TV anchor hopes to change perceptions

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Marvia Malik has made history in Pakistan by becoming the first transgender newscaster in a...

Architectural Digest Show: calm, cool and collected decor

NEW YORK (AP) — This month's Architectural Digest Design Show offered winter-weary attendees a breath of fresh air with many...

Business

Rebecca Minkoff and others to inspire women to ‘THRIVE’ at Women in Leadership Conference

It takes talent, effort and guts to be a woman in leadership. But, one of these qualities stands out among the rest. “Guts. You...

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Netflix orders more 'Queer Eye' and 'Nailed It' as unscripted push continues

Things keep getting better for Netflix’s Queer Eye: Season two of the critically praised makeover series is officially a go.

Business

Virgil Abloh named Louis Vuitton's menswear designer

NEW YORK (AP) — Paris-based fashion house Louis Vuitton has named Kanye West collaborator Virgil Abloh as its new menswear...

Iraq: Islamic State group says it killed 10 policemen

BAGHDAD (AP) — The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for abducting and killing 10 policemen.Pictures posted online...

Voguing revives as Paris minorities strike a political pose

PARIS (AP) — In garish makeup and dangerously high heels, a black male dancer's outstretched arms aggressively slice the air in...

Life

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the...

Life

Hungry for new clothes? IHOP's got you covered

IHOP launches PancakeWear clothes

Life

Oscars shine a spotlight on Latinos, who hope to hold it

NEW YORK (AP) — The 90th annual Academy Awards were, by any definition, a moment of triumph for Latinos.Guillermo del Toro...

Life

Get a head start on healthy, shiny locks

Hair, like skin, needs attention. Ignore it or use the wrong products or too much of the right products, and the result isn't...

Life

No, Balenciaga is not out to get you

PARIS — Oh boy, do clothes that exist beyond the familiar and reassuring ever tick folks off. They get downright hostile. They...

Life

Chanel caps Paris with ode to fall; stars out at Vuitton

PARIS (AP) — VIP guests at Paris Fashion Week left the urban bustle at the door Tuesday as they entered Paris' Grand Palais to...

Life

Designer Norma Kamali talks fashion/lifestyle on SiriusXM

Norma Kamali will host a new lifestyle show on SiriusXM

Life

Eileen Fisher spring fashion show Sunday at Dillard's, Quail Springs.

Eileen Fisher spring fashion show in Oklahoma City

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No-fur Stella McCartney fuses men's, women's styles in Paris

PARIS (AP) — In a fall-winter season that's featured a fair share of fur on the runway in spite of growing resistance, Stella...

Life

The Oscars' most intimate celebrity moments occur off-camera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There are cameras everywhere at the Academy Awards, but some of the most intimate celebrity moments at the...

Life

90th Oscars dance between honoring and correcting the past

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Held one year ago, the 90th Academy Awards would have very likely been a rose-colored nostalgia fest.But...

The OK -- The Travel Issue

LifeMay 6, 2018

As probably too many of my co-workers here at The Oklahoman can tell you, I bleed purple. In a newsroom and state where the favored college colors tend to crimson and cream or orange and black, that can make a fella feel, well, let's just say...

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Tiffany Haddish makes Oscars fashion moment with used dress

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's not often the dress that steals the show at the Oscars isn't even new.But that's what happened Sunday...

Life

The Latest 'The Shape of Water' wins best picture Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on the 90th annual Academy Awards, which are being bestowed Sunday at the Dolby Theatre in...

Life

'Shape of Water' triumphs at an Oscars awash in change

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Against all odds, love won out at the 90th Academy Awards.Guillermo del Toro's lavish, full-hearted monster...

Life

Chile's "A Fantastic Woman" wins foreign language film Oscar

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Landmark Chilean drama "A Fantastic Woman," a stirring story of love and loss that centers on a transgender...

Life

Drama in red and neutrals on Oscars red carpet

Looks in neutrals, reds and purples brought the drama Sunday on the Oscars carpet, along with a healthy dose of shiny gold, but...

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Givenchy gets gritty as Poiret is relaunched in Paris

PARIS (AP) — In a low-key Givenchy hoody, actor Idris Elba joined forces with actress Elle Fanning in a blue Valentino gown to...

Life

A-listers dress down for casual day at the Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lot can go wrong on Oscar night.Even if all the right envelopes end up in the right hands, there are still...

Life

Victorian button-up meets raw punk at Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (AP) — The buttoned-up styles of the Victorian era have met their nemesis in the unbridled sexuality of British punk in...

Life

French stars say 'Time's Up,' seek equality at film awards

PARIS (AP) — The French film world may be having its #MeToo moment.One after another, stars showed up at the industry's top...

Life

Balmain goes disco as Issey Miyake wraps up at Paris shows

PARIS (AP) — "The Oscars, the Oscars," was the refrain used by Paris Fashion Week organizers to explain the low-key turnout...

Life

Chloe goes romantic in Paris; Kenzo pays homage to Rousseau

PARIS (AP) — A romantic Victorian spirit infused many of the fluid dresses and silk shirts shown Thursday at Chloe during Paris...

Life

Riccardo Tisci to replace Christopher Bailey at Burberry

LONDON (AP) — Burberry has named Riccardo Tisci as its chief creative officer, replacing Christopher Bailey.The British fashion...

Life

It's not retro: 'Archival' is the hottest thing in fashion

It could be any boutique on Fifth Avenue. Italian tourists in fur coats browse a selection of Chanel Classic 2.55 purses that...

Life

OKC bridal show highlights local products, vendors

Brides-to-be who are looking for a homegrown, indie flare for their weddings will find ideas, samples and more at the Indie...

Business

Jewelers prepping for the Super Bowl of sparkle: The Oscars

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy Awards are the Super Bowl of sparkle, at least to the jewelers vying to adorn all those famous...

Life

Paris Fashion Week: Roaring Twenties, nature, Glam Rock

PARIS (AP) — Paris Fashion Week is continuing in the French capital. Themes from the natural world, to the Roaring Twenties to...

Life

Dior's '60s flower power celebrates women's rights in Paris

PARIS (AP) — The subzero temperatures didn't dampen Paris Fashion Week, which began with dark 80s atmospherics at Saint Laurent...

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Dean's iconic 'Rebel Without a Cause' jacket up for auction

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — James Dean's cherry-red jacket from "Rebel Without a Cause" is expected to bring up to $600,000...

Life

Vatican, Versace and Vogue team up for Met's spring exhibit

ROME (AP) — The Vatican, Versace and Vogue are joining forces to show off the Catholic influences in fashion.The Vatican's...

Life

Anna Wintour's front row with royalty, Hollywood and real

ROME (AP) — She has sat next to royalty both Hollywood and real, often donning her trademark dark sunglasses to block the glare...

Life

ColourPop cult-favorite beauty brand is now at Ulta

Now you can play with ColourPop makeup at Ulta stores.

Life

Milan's wacky, wonderful fashion week closes on quiet note

MILAN (AP) — After Gucci's heads and Dolce & Gabbana's drones, Milan Fashion Week wrapped up Monday on a tranquil note with...

Life

End of the road for TommyXGigi, Dolce&Gabbana fly drones

MILAN (AP) — Designers have made plays big and small for the loyalty of younger admirers at Milan Fashion Week.They have...

Life

Armani rejects overdone emotion, Ferragamo favors color

MILAN (AP) — Fashion and politics clashed Saturday in Milan's main squares and runways, as protesters rallied ahead of Italy's...

Life

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd...

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Versace, Cavalli, Etro, Marras update their design DNA

MILAN (AP) — For anyone wanting to unlock the DNA of Milan ready-to-wear, a new museum exhibition surveying three decades of...

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Led by Gigi Hadid, next-gen supermodels fill Milan runways

MILAN (AP) — The next generation of supermodels was out in force on the second day of Milan Fashion Week on Thursday.Gigi...

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Brit Awards give top honors to Dua Lipa, Stormzy

LONDON (AP) — In a story Feb. 21 about the Brit Awards, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a Dua Lipa song....

A KC-46A Pegasus is no car. But when it comes to maintenance, it helps to think of it as one.

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The KC-46A Pegasus is about to become part of the U.S. Air Force's fleet, and when it does, Tinker Air Force Base will help it stay in the air.

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Oscars fashion through the years: The great and the puzzling

NEW YORK (AP) — A radiant Grace Kelly glided from her seat, pulling up her long opera gloves, her little evening bag balanced...

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Dream-pop anthem inspires warmly toned outfit

Romeo & Juliet Couture shag coat blended perfectly with BRONCHO record’s color scheme.

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What happens when Calvin Klein looks for inspiration in the heartland

NEW YORK — When fashion designers offer up their odes to America, they tend to nibble around the country's edges. They love the...

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Milan Fashion Week opens with #metoo moment of reflection

MILAN (AP) — Milan Fashion Week got underway Wednesday with a moment's pause to put focus on women who have come forward as...

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The Latest: Brits pays tribute to Manchester bomb victims

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the Brit Awards (all times local):9:30 p.m.Liam Gallagher has performed at the Brit Awards in...

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Born delivers a new shoe collection for children

Born delivers new children's line of shoes

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Stylish Queen Elizabeth II makes first Fashion Week visit

LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has always dressed with style and flair — but Tuesday marked her first visit to the showy...

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Celeb birthdays for the week of Feb. 25-March 3

Feb. 25: Actress Ann McCrea ("The Donna Reed Show") is 87. Actor Tom Courtenay ("Dr. Zhivago") is 81. CBS newsman Bob Schieffer...

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Duke's fashionista forward designs coach's gameday outfit

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Duke women's basketball player Erin Mathias turned the sideline into a runway — and her coach was the...

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London Fashion: Erdem shows fancy florals; Kane goes for sex

LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week saw a flurry of shows Monday emphasizing romance and femininity, often with exquisite...

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'Three Billboards' wins, women make waves at UK film awards

LONDON (AP) — The ferocious female-led tragi-comedy "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" was the big winner at the...

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The Latest: 'Three Billboards' named best picture in Britain

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local):9:25 p.m."Three Billboards Outside Ebbing,...

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London fashion: 70s vibe at Mouret, glamour from Temperley

LONDON (AP) — Could fusty-looking tapestry and army boots look desirable? Roland Mouret and Temperley worked their magic at...

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What will Meghan wear? Royal wedding dress a top UK secret

LONDON (AP) — Where does one shop for a wedding gown set to be the dress of the year — an outfit chic enough for a...

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Christopher Bailey's Burberry farewell tops London shows

LONDON (AP) — Christopher Bailey's final show as Burberry creative director dominated London Fashion Week on Saturday. Bailey...

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Stars to wear black at UK film awards: Will Kate join them?

LONDON (AP) — The red carpet will be a sea of black as the movement against sexual misconduct takes center stage at the British...

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African fashion on display at early 'Black Panther' shows

The vibrant African fashion of "Black Panther" was on display at multiplexes around the country Thursday as moviegoers flocked...

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Romance, bold colors, a protest: London Fashion Week begins

LONDON (AP) — It's time for London to enjoy its stint as the center of the fashion universe.London Fashion Week kicked off...

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Vionic wants women to break free from painful shoes

Vionic's new ad campaign encourages women to break free from painful shoes.

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Flirting with spring

Winter’s not done, though many of us are over it.

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One of fashion's coolest cool kids just endorsed the banana clip

NEW YORK — The automatons at Alexander Wang's fall 2018 show clip-clopped through the empty cubicles of the old Conde Nast...

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With an emphasis on big, Marc Jacobs closes out Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Some highlights of New York Fashion Week on Wednesday:MARC JACOBS IS THINKING BIG"Huge flourishes, gestures,...

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For Greenwood and Anderson, a crescendo in 'Phantom Thread'

NEW YORK (AP) — The prospect of Jonny Greenwood — the notoriously spotlight-averse Radiohead multi-instrumentalist and...

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On a massive bed of popcorn, Raf Simons re-examines America

NEW YORK (AP) — Some highlights Tuesday from New York Fashion Week:___CALVIN KLEIN: AMERICA, ON A BED OF POPCORN (AND HOLD THE...

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Carolina Herrera bids her line adieu with elegant flourish

NEW YORK (AP) — Highlights from New York Fashion Week on Monday:___CAROLINA HERRERA BIDS ADIEU TO HER LINE WITH A...

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Marvel Studios brings 'Black Panther' to NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Marvel Studios has brought a touch of "Black Panther" to New York Fashion Week. The company invited several...

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Correction: NY Fashion Week-Me Too story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Feb. 10 about fashion week show focused on the #MeToo movement, The Associated Press reported...

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Strength of women celebrated at Prabal Gurung, DVF

NEW YORK (AP) — Some highlights from New York Fashion Week on Sunday:___PRABAL GURUNG CELEBRATES STRENGTH OF WOMENWith Gigi...

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Philipp Plein takes NY Fashion Week on snowy spaceship ride

NEW YORK (AP) — Provocateur Philipp Plein descended on New York Fashion Week with a giant spaceship that delivered model Irina...

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Siriano celebrates 10 years, Wang goes heavy leather

NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Siriano marked 10 years in business with a luxe and sparkly collection fit for a royal...

Low enrollment may force OKC district to close schools

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Oklahoma City Public Schools will consider closing some schools, expanding others and redrafting boundaries before the end of the year to cut costs amid declining enrollments.

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Italy's Bottega Veneta comes to New York Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — The Italian brand Bottega Veneta made its debut Friday at New York Fashion Week with the help of Gigi Hadid on...

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Carolina Herrera hands creative director role to Wes Gordon

NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Carolina Herrera is stepping down as creative director of her fashion label, and handing the reins to...

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Gigi Hadid bookends Jeremy Scott's Popple-themed runway show

NEW YORK (AP) — Model Gigi Hadid says time's up for abuse in the fashion industry.Before taking the runway at Jeremy Scott's...

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Sparkles, fake fur, and an '80s LA vibe at Tom Ford

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Ford recently moved to the Los Angeles sunshine after a number of years in London, and his runway show...

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Kenneth Cole steps down as amfAR president amid controversy

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion designer Kenneth Cole has resigned as chairman of the board of the AIDS charity amfAR.The group's board...

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Royal style: 'Black Panther' premiere provides noble visions of fashion

We all need to calm down about 'Black Panther,' but first let's analyze the red carpet fashion

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Raf Simons evokes '70s Berlin drug culture in menswear show

NEW YORK (AP) — Here are some highlights of the men's collections presented at New York Fashion Week on Wednesday:RAF SIMONS...

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Metallic undies: Tom Ford debuts men's underwear collection

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Ford's first-ever underwear collection has arrived.An army of male models walked down his elegant runway...

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Jokes, and selfies with Kobe Bryant, at Oscar nominees lunch

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Oscar nominees' luncheon is like an exclusive clubhouse where every member is an outstanding...

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LOFT boosts its appeal with a new plus-size collection

LOFT is launching a plus-size fashion category

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Todd Snyder rolls out NY Fashion Week with nod to nerds

NEW YORK (AP) — With a nod to jocks, nerds and 1960s Savile Row rebel Tommy Nutter, Todd Snyder rolled out a men's fall...

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Sanchez-Kane emphasizes sex and fashion at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — A seductive dance of forbidden love and a model with condoms in his hair punctuated the message of menswear...

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This actress/entrepreneur is really into Crocs

Drew Barrymore's new collection for Crocs

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I find myself entranced with Parker Millsap’s playful, yet stark Americana album “The Very Last Day.”

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Marchesa struggles to find footing after Weinstein scandal

NEW YORK (AP) — Whether the luxe womenswear brand Marchesa can survive the sexual misconduct scandal of co-founder Georgina...

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Why did Melania wear white? Some see hidden meanings

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter went wild with speculation when first lady Melania Trump showed up for her husband's first State of...

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First lady Melania Trump dons Dior for State of the Union

First lady Melania Trump has chosen a cream-colored Christian Dior pantsuit for her first State of the Union address as first...

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Gianni Versace's creations brought together for Berlin show

BERLIN (AP) — Gold snake jeans, bondage dresses, silk jodhpurs: More than 100 outfits created by Gianni Versace are going on...

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The Latest: Bruno Mars wins album of the year Grammy Award

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the 60th annual Grammy Awards being presented Sunday night in New York (all times local):11...

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Bruno Mars has a magical night at Grammys, winning 6 for 6

NEW YORK (AP) — Bruno Mars owned the Grammys with his R&B-inspired album "24K Magic," winning all six awards he was nominated...

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Grammy Awards serve up white roses and more subdued fashion

NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion accessory of the Grammy Awards: A single white rose, either pinned or conveniently left with a long...

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White roses, Kesha offer rallying cry for women at Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — Dozens of Grammy Award performers and attendees wore or held white roses Sunday in support of the Time's Up...

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Gaga, Cardi B. among stars wearing white roses for Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — Stars, including Lady Gaga and Kelly Clarkson, turned out on the Grammys red carpet Sunday displaying white...

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Fleetwood Mac helps raise $7 million for charity

NEW YORK (AP) — Rock 'n' roll's dysfunctional family, Fleetwood Mac, joined with artists paying tribute to their work to raise...

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James Corden says Grammys will include 'Me Too' moment

NEW YORK (AP) — Grammy Award host James Corden says Sunday's show will carve out some time to allow artists to express...

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Harvard's Hasty Pudding says it will allow women to join

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University's Hasty Pudding theater troupe, the nation's oldest collegiate theatrical...

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Pegasus Day: A party, built around a $16 million race

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The lineup of events at Gulfstream Park this weekend includes parties, concerts, fine dining, red...

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Push is on to raise sexual misconduct awareness at Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — The music industry hasn't been rocked with as many public allegations of sexual misconduct as Hollywood, but...

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The Big Chill: Looking at faux fur

Fun faux fur, classic silhouettes in classic materials, and quilted puffers infused with advanced scientific technology top the...

Technology and efficiency gains have boosted the oil industry

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After a career in operations, Jason Pigott suddenly found himself in charge of information technology at Oklahoma City-based Chesapeake Energy Corp. "At first I had no idea why I was leading IT, but putting operations and IT together has...

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Paris couture: Cardin honored; Sergeenko faces backlash

PARIS (AP) — The 95-year-old French fashion icon Pierre Cardin made an exceptionally rare appearance at Paris Couture Week,...

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Couture designer Sergeenko faces backlash over racist slur

PARIS (AP) — Model Naomi Campbell has led fashion industry insiders in criticizing prominent Paris-based designer Ulyana...

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Chanel's garden delights as Givenchy designer debuts couture

PARIS (AP) — Rose scents mingled with celebrities such as Marion Cotillard, Sofia Coppola and Rita Ora at Chanel on Tuesday as...

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Dior gets surreal as stars talk Time's Up at Paris couture

PARIS (AP) — Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri projected a ludic mood at the Rodin Museum as top actresses weighed in on the...

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'Three Billboards' sweeps female-focused SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Western-inspired revenge tale "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri" swept the female-focused and...

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Menswear a wrap in Paris with colorful Kenzo, urban Lanvin

PARIS (AP) — Lanvin and Paul Smith capped a masculine and utilitarian menswear season in Paris as Kenzo paid tribute to Irish...

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Drew Barrymore's beauty line expanding to Ulta stores

Drew Barrymore's beauty line is expanding

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Dior travels back in time for couture-infused menswear

PARIS (AP) — Designer Kris Van Assche travelled back in a fashion time machine Saturday while Robert Pattinson explained the...

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H&M faced backlash over its ‘monkey’ sweatshirt ad. It isn’t the company’s only controversy.

H&M came under fire last week for an ad that featured a black child donning a sweatshirt with the words “coolest...

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Color galore in Paris as menswear gets bold

PARIS (AP) — There was color galore at Paris menswear shows Friday, with John Galliano channeling the hues of the rainbow for...

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Stars turn out for swansong of Louis Vuitton designer

PARIS (AP) — The celebrity allure of Paris Fashion Week was at its height Thursday as notables from the worlds of sports, film...

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Dresses in 'Phantom Thread' are not dazzling — and that's the point

In "Phantom Thread," Daniel Day-Lewis plays an imperious and eccentric fashion designer named Reynolds Woodcock in 1950s London...

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Come, sale away

Sale shopping, whether offseason or in-season, shouldn’t be a reckless adventure

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A look back at Grammy fashion through the decades

On May 4, 1959, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Gene Autry and other musical luminaries sat down to formal dinners and golden...

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50 shows, 5 days: Fashion says "bonjour" to Paris menswear

PARIS (AP) — The traveling fashion press bid "ciao" to Milan and said "bonjour" to Paris on Wednesday as another week of...

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Stella McCartney hopes fashion can have a 'Me Too' moment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Designer Stella McCartney is ready to see the Me Too movement sweeping Hollywood make its way to the...

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Creative design for the disabled _ and everybody else too

NEW YORK (AP) — From snazzy canes to tremor-proof spoons to a racing wheelchair, a new exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian...

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CVS bans photo manipulation for store beauty brands, will place alert label on others

CVS Health said Monday that it will ban photo manipulation in its store-brand makeup marketing and promotional displays, a move...

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Melania Trump's fashion style true to her Europe roots

PARIS (AP) — Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband's "America First" agenda and stay true to...

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Melania Trump's style evokes Europe roots, not America First

PARIS (AP) — Slovenian-born Melania Trump has been unafraid to go against her husband's "America First" agenda and stay true to...

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Adventurous Armani, fanciful Fendi close Milan Fashion Week

MILAN (AP) — And in a flash, it was over. The Milan Fashion Week devoted to fall and winter menswear for 2018-19 was...

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For Prada, black nylon is a safe haven in a storm

MILAN (AP) — With social and political crises unsettling the globe, Milan Fashion Week was all about slogans this season. "Time...

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Vogue suspends two fashion photographers amid sexual exploitation claims

Mario Testino and Bruce Weber have challenged or denied the claims, as Vogue suspends work with them.

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Versace goes punk wild with homey looks

MILAN (AP) — Donatella Versace is embracing her own inner Versace. After coming off a triumphant outing at the Golden Globes,...

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'Versace' stars: Anti-gay bias led to designer's death

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Do the intersecting lives of a fashion designer and the serial killer who murdered him add up to a...

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Michelin star boosts chef at outdoor Thai kitchen to stardom

BANGKOK (AP) — After spending more than three decades cooking in an unassuming outdoor kitchen, a wok-wielding, goggles-wearing...

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Want to see the latest bridal trends? Here’s your chance 

Oklahoma Magazine will host “The Oklahoma Wedding Show” 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday at Expo Square Central Park Hall, 1701 S....

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Norman fashion line aims to reshape macho man's perspective on fashion, women

NORMAN — Middle America is not necessarily considered a fashion hub of the U.S., and menswear is even further behind the curve,...

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Rapper G-Eazy joins criticism of H&M, cancels partnership

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — American rapper G-Eazy has cancelled a partnership with H&M after the Swedish clothing retailer was...

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A new Cold War? Depends on who you ask.

NewsMay 7, 2018

With tensions between Russia and the U.S. heating up, we talk to a Russian living in Oklahoma and Oklahomans living in Russia.

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'The Shape of Water' leads race for British Academy Awards

LONDON (AP) — Cold War monster movie "The Shape of Water" led nominations Tuesday for the British Academy Film Awards , as...

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Versace family calls TV drama unauthorized 'work of fiction'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Versace family is distancing itself from an upcoming TV series about the 1997 murder of famed fashion...

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Video: Widow honors husband's life by creating stylish bowties

For a widow in Pennsylvania, making bow ties has become a coping mechanism after her husband passed away 12 years ago.

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Oprah's barnstormer tops Golden Globes most notable moments

What president?A year after politics — and the newly elected occupant of the White House — dominated the conversation and tone...

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Kimmel sees Seth Meyers as 'litmus test' for Oscars host

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — As the host of the Oscars in two months, Jimmy Kimmel watched Seth Meyers on the Golden Globes and felt...

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Red dress takes heat amid Golden Globes all-black dress code

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly every star attending the Golden Globes wore black as a statement against sexual misconduct in...

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Fashion highlights from the sea of black at Golden Globes

With sweetheart necklines and high slits, sheer lace and sparkly details, Hollywood women with men on their side turned the...

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The Latest: New Globes winners get their trophies engraved

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the presentation of the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards from the Beverly Hilton...

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Oprah, 'Three Billboards' triumph at black-draped Globes

With a red carpet dyed black by actresses dressed in a color-coordinated statement, the Golden Globes were transformed into an...

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Golden Globes red carpet transformed by black dress protest

The highly anticipated wear-black protest at the Golden Globes took off Sunday as soon as the red carpet opened, including...

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Streep, Williams bring activists as Golden Globe guests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meryl Streep, Michelle Williams, Emma Watson and Amy Poehler were among eight actresses bringing gender and...

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Cowboy boots are as much a part of San Antonio as the Alamo

SAN ANTONIO — A visit to San Antonio would not be complete without a stroll by the Alamo, enjoying a cheesy enchilada plate at...

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Liberty senior is trying to grow his own clothes

Luis Quijano traces his interest in fashion back to the start of college at Liberty University three years ago. "People...

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Style a la (Jonque) Mode

Eden Turrentine brings a savvy styling manner to her new store in the Paseo Arts District.

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Gadot, Ronan, Janney join Golden Globes black dress protest

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Gal Gadot, Saoirse Ronan, Mary J. Blige and Allison Janney will be dressed in black at Sunday's...

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Demi Lovato's new activewear collection lets you look good while getting fit.

Singer/actress Demi Lovato launches third collection for Fabletics

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Versace's former mansion now a luxury hotel in Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Viewers intrigued by the Gianni Versace murder case featured in the new season of "American Crime...

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Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017

They made music that inspired legions of fans.Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and...

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Ever wanted a custom pair of shoes? This is how they're made

The most challenging step in making a bespoke shoe isn't selecting the leather, perfecting the stitching or ensuring that the...

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Looking to the 'Future'

Savannah Evanoff pairs New Year's Eve outfit with local rapper's album

Oklahoma City Museum of Art to showcase Belgian artist's paper costumes with summer exhibit 'Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper'

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art has announced the special exhibition, "Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper,"...

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Tattooed and proud: Chinese women peel away stigmas

Once the mark of criminals or sex workers, for centuries tattoos have been stigmatised in China but the growing influence of...

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Rare fashion show gives hope in violent eastern Congo

BENI, Congo (AP) — Congolese designer Miki Sikabwe has trained in Rwanda, Burundi and Kenya but never had the chance to show...

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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle engagement photos released

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Kensington Palace has released two official photos of Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle to...

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Gwen Stefani music inspires fashion

So, when Stefani releases a Christmas album that looks sweeter than candy, obviously, I’m here for it. Hello, Gwen. At your...

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With obesity on rise, Paris reflects on mirrored 'fatphobia'

PARIS (AP) — France gave the world butter croissants and foie gras, yet it has often been a place where being overweight was...

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Wynn Resorts to purchase site of former New Frontier casino

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wynn Resorts is buying the site once occupied by the New Frontier casino-hotel on the Las Vegas Strip.The...

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DVF's chief creative officer steps down

NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion house founded by Diane von Furstenberg says its chief creative officer is stepping down.Scottish...

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'Dunkirk,' 'Call Me By Your Name' top AP's best 2017 films

Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle name their choices for the best films of 2017.LINDSEY BAHR:1....

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UCO students team with women at Epworth Villa to present 60 years of bridal fashions

In homage to brides and their perennial beauty, students from the University of Central Oklahoma teamed with women at Epworth...

Oklahoma motorcycle crashes on the rise with temperatures

NewsMay 6, 2018

As motorcyclists hit the roads as the weather warms, so do the number of crashes on Oklahoma roads, data shows.

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Make-A-Wish sends 7 kids to meet Star Wars stars at premiere

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tyler Woodward was a Star Wars fan long before his cancer diagnosis. His whole life, really. The 17-year-old...

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The Latest: Celebrities among thousands fleeing wildfire

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):1:20 p.m.President Donald Trump has received a...

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Rolling Stone gathers no moss in new location

Lilly Stone has never been afraid of change. She embraces it. That's her personality. It's also a vital part of her business....

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Penny Lane look pairs with Zeppelin record

Penny Lane look pairs with Zeppelin record

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Organizing Q&A: Experts give advice on getting home in order

Julie Carlson and Margot Guralnick, editors at Remodelista.com and authors of “Remodelista: The Organized Home,” joined staff...

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Alitalia facing bankruptcy in style with new uniforms

MILAN (AP) — The bankrupt Italian airline, Alitalia, has commissioned the Alberta Ferretti fashion house to design new...

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AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

Veiled women from India's Rajput community protested the Bollywood film "Padmavati," which has been postponed indefinitely...

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Move over, ugly Christmas sweaters. Famjams are here.

Early in November, Kathy Woods calls a family meeting to discuss the season's pressing question: Matching Christmas pajamas in...

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Lather up: This shampoo’s a winner

If you’re tempted by “best of” of beauty products, here’s another one to try.

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Models, politicians remember late designer Alaia in Tunisia

SIDI BOU SAID, Tunisia (AP) — Models, government ministers, relatives and friends have attended the funeral in Tunisia of...

OKC’s LuLaRoe Holiday Extravagancy to partner with Dress For Success to empower women

The weekend after Thanksgiving kicks off the official holiday shopping season. A group of LuLaRoe retailers are coming together...

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Designer Azzedine Alaia, known for clingy style, dies

PARIS (AP) — Tunisian-born designer Azzedine Alaia, a fashion iconoclast whose clingy styles helped define the 1980s and who...

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Harry Styles, Miguel set for Victoria's Secret China show

NEW YORK (AP) — Singer Harry Styles and R&B star Miguel will perform at the Victoria's Secret fashion show in Shanghai on...

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The Latest: Celebrities mourn death of fashion icon Alaia

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the death of fashion icon Azzedine Alaia (all times local):5:45 p.m.Fashion and entertainment...