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New York billionaire sues Canadian designer for defamation amid Bahamas...

New York billionaire sues Canadian designer for defamation amid Bahamas feud

Natalie Portman sits in on retro space-age Dior fashion show

The stars were aligned at Dior's Haute Couture fashion show in Paris on Monday. First, American‑Israeli actress Natalie

No-tip restaurant offers food for thought on pay, benefits

Customers to Girard Brasserie and Bruncherie might be in for a surprise when they read the note attached to their bills: "Tipping is not necessary."

Kate Hudson reveals derriere at Versace, Portman hits Dior

At Paris' high‑octane couture week, what happens on the catwalk is only half the story.

Q&A: Measles pops up in outbreak linked to Disneyland parks

Measles cases have been popping up around California in an outbreak linked to visits to Disney theme parks in Orange County during the winter holiday.

Salma Hayek leads Saint Laurent menswear finale

Fashion royalty Salma Hayek — the Academy Award‑nominated wife of the luxury heir François‑Henri Pinault — led the front row...

Immigrants can now get Mexican birth certificates in US

The Mexican government Thursday will start issuing birth certificates to its citizens at its consulates in the United States to make it easier for...

Zoo offers scorpion adoptions for Valentine's Day singles

Feeling the sting of rejection? The San Francisco Zoo is offering the chance to "adopt" a hissing cockroach or giant scorpion in honor of that special...

Google Glass moves closer to market

Google announced on Thursday that its Internet‑linked eyewear Glass is breaking free of the lab and moving closer to market.

Egyptian female cyclists pedal for acceptance

Yasmine Mahmoud cuts a defiant figure as she weaves her bicycle through the chaotic streets of Cairo, a place where few women dare to pedal.