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Black man told he couldn't enter bar because of jewelry sues

Aug. 21, 2019 3:44 PM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — An African American man has filed a $500,000 lawsuit against a Portland bar owner, claiming he was prevented from going inside in 2018 because he was wearing "too many" chain necklaces. Ray Lamont Peterson claims that was a pretext for keeping the Splash Bar predominantly white....

Could we BE any more excited? 'Friends' fans nuts for merch

Aug. 20, 2019 5:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — See your "Friends" on the big screen. Deck out your place with "Friends" decor. Wear your "Friends" as jewelry. Heck, buy the "Friends" Lego set and pretend it's for your kid. If you're a "Friends" superfan, there are lots of ways to celebrate the show's 25th anniversary in September. "It...

Bro bling: Tiffany introduces men's jewelry collection

Aug. 15, 2019 7:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tiffany & Co. is launching its first comprehensive jewelry collection for men in October as it seeks to diversify its traditional customer base. The line announced Thursday is part of the Tiffany's strategy to attract younger shoppers and pump up sales, which have been dampened by a...

Oscar winner Anne Hathaway is pregnant with baby No. 2

Jul. 24, 2019 3:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Anne Hathaway is signing up for more diaper duty. The 36-year-old actress announced Wednesday on her Instagram account that she and her husband, actor and jewelry designer Adam Shulman, are expecting their second child. She posted a photo of her growing belly with the caption "It's not for...

Oklahoma car accident survivor inspires new jewelry line

Jul. 21, 2019 1:06 AM EDT

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — When she started physical therapy two summers ago, Izzy Kitterman could barely move her arms and needed a machine to pump oxygen to her lungs through a tube sticking into her neck. But in the long hours of grueling therapy sessions, week after week, month after month, she clung to a...

Man reunited with lost class ring more than 50 years later

Jun. 26, 2019 5:39 PM EDT

DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — A man has been reunited with the Auburn University class ring he lost most than 50 years ago. The Dothan Eagle reports 74-year-old Victor Voss got his ring back Monday. Voss says he was wearing the ring over his gloves on a cold day in 1966 because it was too large for his finger. He...

Bulgari exhibit in Rome features "La Dolce Vita"-era jewels

Jun. 25, 2019 12:38 PM EDT

ROME (AP) — Glamorous jewelry and vintage fashion from the "La Dolce Vita" era are the star attractions of Bulgari's new exhibition in Rome. The exhibition "Bvlgari, the story, the dream" includes the diamond-and-sapphire sautoir necklace that Hollywood star Richard Burton gave Elizabeth Taylor during...