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Kanye West unveils new album, Jay-Z track at listening event

Jul. 23, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

Kanye West barely said a word during his album listening session Thursday night, but the mercurial rapper still had most attendees standing on their feet while hanging on every word of his new project. West unveiled his 10th studio album, “Donda” in front of a packed...

Anger as French protesters compare vaccines to Nazi horrors

Jul. 19, 2021 15:55 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — A French Holocaust survivor has denounced anti-vaccination protesters comparing themselves to Jews who were persecuted by Nazi Germany during World War II. French officials and anti-racism groups joined the 94-year-old in expressing indignation. As more...

At Cannes, amfAR gala returns in movie star style

Jul. 16, 2021 21:48 PM EDT

ANTIBES, France (AP) — Sharon Stone hosted and Alicia Keys gave a dazzling performance as the lavish amfAR gala that raises money for AIDS research returned to Cannes Friday evening. One of the most anticipated nights of the festival, the 27th edition was a smaller more...

Police: 'Double suicide' at Gianni Versace's former mansion

Jul. 15, 2021 15:03 PM EDT

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two men apparently killed themselves, police said, in a suite at the Miami Beach hotel that Gianni Versace turned into his mansion, nearly 24 years to the day after the fashion designer died on the building's front steps. Their bodies were...

2 men found dead at former South Beach Versace mansion

Jul. 14, 2021 20:40 PM EDT

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Police are investigating after two bodies were found Wednesday at a South Florida hotel that was once the mansion of the late fashion designer Gianni Versace. Miami Beach police and fire rescue responded Wednesday...

Pyer Moss wows with couture show honoring Black inventors

Jul. 11, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

IRVINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — This time, the weather gods were smiling on Kerby Jean-Raymond and his label, Pyer Moss. So too were the fashion gods. Two days after torrential rains and lightning sent guests fleeing for cover and forced Jean-Raymond to postpone unveiling his...

Paris police release rapper Lil Baby, hand him drug fine

Jul. 09, 2021 12:49 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Paris police released rapper Lil Baby from custody on Friday after fining him for having cannabis in his car, according to the city prosecutor's office. He was stopped along with NBA star James Harden, who was frisked but not detained. Lil Baby's arrest on...

Paris police detain rapper Lil Baby, frisk NBA star Harden

Jul. 09, 2021 00:56 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — American rapper Lil Baby was detained in Paris on Thursday for allegedly transporting drugs, according to the city prosecutor’s office. NBA star James Harden also was stopped but not detained, the prosecutor’s office said. Images shared on social...

Storms thwart outdoor Pyer Moss show, forcing postponement

Jul. 08, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

IRVINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — It was a glorious setting for a buzzy fashion show: the lawn outside a 34-room, columned Italianate mansion in Irvington, New York, 30 miles from New York City. But Mother Nature had other plans. Heavy thunderstorms that had guests scurrying to...

Dior returns to the real-world runway with textured show

Jul. 05, 2021 16:56 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — Dior ventured back into the real world Monday after more than a year away, with an in-person show for its fall-winter 2021-22 Haute Couture collection in Paris. Most fashion houses opted to continue with digital shows and presentations as the couture season...