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Naomi Campbell steals Lanvin show at Paris Fashion Week

Oct. 03, 2021 16:13 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Yet again, Naomi Campbell stole the show at Paris Fashion Week. The 51-year-old runway veteran trod the boards of Lanvin’s flower-themed collection Sunday to screams from guests in a dramatic black cloak. Meanwhile, on Sunday evening, fashion insiders...

Shoeshiners in Las Vegas endure, still put a polish on posh

Oct. 03, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Keith Bryant’s first shift working as a shoeshiner on the Las Vegas Strip more than 20 years ago produced about $150 in tips over three hours. He loved the buzz of activity and interacting with visitors at the Sahara on this weekend night and was...

Shoes, fashion and grit mark P.J. Tucker's journey to Heat

Sep. 24, 2021 12:45 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — To realize how challenging it was for P.J. Tucker to begin getting settled at a new home in Miami, consider all the places in this country where he stores his collection of sneakers. Many thousands of pairs, some worn, most not, all cherished. He has so...

Emporio Armani celebrates 40 years during Milan Fashion Week

Sep. 23, 2021 14:51 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Milan is once again basking in the joy of snarled traffic for Milan Fashion Week, a sneak peek at what real normalcy might look like one day. Health passes are being checked at the door of in-person shows and presentations, giving a sense of security to...

Fendi, Del Core lead Milan fashion's runway return

Sep. 22, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

MILAN (AP) — Italy’s fashion capital is again alive with the sound of shoppers swarming boutiques and editors filling socially distanced fashion week venues, a sign of a light at the end of the pandemic tunnel. Milan Fashion Week opened Wednesday with 42 live runway...

Winner DQ for wearing wrong shoes at Vienna Marathon

Sep. 12, 2021 12:52 PM EDT

VIENNA (AP) — Ethiopia’s Derara Hurisa was disqualified for wearing the wrong shoes after winning the Vienna Marathon on Sunday. The 24-year-old Hurisa crossed the line first by three seconds but was later told he had been disqualified because the soles of his shoes...

First West Nile virus cases of year in Michigan found

Sep. 03, 2021 15:12 PM EDT

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The first West Nile virus cases of the year in Michigan have been found in residents in Oakland and Macomb counties, according to the state health department. Wayne, Macomb, Oakland, Bay, Kent, and Midland counties, along with the city of Detroit...

'The Tank' sound sanctuary offers otherworldly experience

Aug. 22, 2021 10:11 AM EDT

RANGELY, Colo. (AP) — Something — no one can quite say what — is happening on a sandy hilltop. Here stands a rusty, 65-foot cylinder once built to store water, emblazoned with an old railroad logo and graffiti from over the years. Inside there is a young woman with...

Doctor says Charles Woodson's future includes saving lives

Aug. 03, 2021 14:50 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Charles Woodson walked onto his covered patio, overlooking a pool and golf course, to share some sources of pride with visitors. Two were expected, and one was not. Woodson cradled the Heisman Trophy and Thorpe Award he won as a...