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Bright colors, neons light up runways at London Fashion Week

Sep. 15, 2018 4:34 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Winter coats with sandals? Furry bags with long satin gowns? Anything goes as the fashion pack descends on London to take in the latest runway shows, where bright colors, clashing neons, a '70s vibe and sports-chic vied for attention. Veteran designer Jasper Conran, model-turned-designer...

Nike's Kaepernick campaign signals change in shoe politics

Sep. 7, 2018 3:14 PM EDT

A pair of shoes are set aflame with a cigarette lighter, captured on video and shared widely online to protest a political statement made by the manufacturer. The New Balance shoes were burned by their owners two years ago after a spokeswoman indicated the company's support for President Donald Trump's trade...

Storm, Mystics look to enjoy experience of WNBA Finals

Sep. 6, 2018 7:25 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Sue Bird leaned over toward Breanna Stewart and made sure the current MVP of the WNBA was paying attention to what the oldest player in the league was saying. "This is advice," Bird said. The message to Stewart was clear: At age 24, don't take for granted that she's leading the Seattle Storm...

LeBron James says in Kaepernick reference: I stand with Nike

Sep. 5, 2018 5:33 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Clutching his young daughter in his arms, LeBron James said he stands with Nike, a clear reference to the company's Colin Kaepernick ad campaign. The basketball superstar — and new Los Angeles Laker — made the remarks as he received an award Tuesday for both his style and his...

Tearful reunions for 9 separated kids back in Guatemala

Aug. 7, 2018 8:44 PM EDT

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Nine Guatemalan child migrants who were taken from their parents at the U.S. border arrived home for tearful reunions Tuesday as the Trump administration tries to comply with a court order to return hundreds of separated minors to their families. "I want to see my mama," Leo Jeancarlo...

When NYPD horses lose shoes, the blacksmith comes to them

Jul. 26, 2018 1:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It's like AAA for horses. When one of the New York Police Department's horses loses a metal shoe, or they just wear out on the gritty city streets, a blacksmith shop on wheels rushes to the rescue, equipped with a 2,850-degree furnace and trained farriers who can make the fix on the spot....

Ivanka Trump is shutting down her clothing company

Jul. 24, 2018 9:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump is shutting down her fashion line of dresses, shoes and handbags that became a target of political boycotts and spurred concerns about conflicts of interest after her father was elected. The president's daughter said in a statement she made the decision so she could focus more...

The Latest: Ivanka Trump shutting down fashion company

Jul. 24, 2018 5:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Ivanka Trump shutting down her fashion company (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Ivanka Trump is shutting down her fashion line of dresses, shoes and handbags that became a target of political boycotts and spurred concerns about conflicts of interest after her father was elected....