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Traveling couple makes W.Va. stops during photo, book tour

Aug. 28, 2022 13:02 PM EDT

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — It’s hard not to be intrigued, and even harder to resist, when Linda and Robert Kalman approach you. There’s Linda, with her Midwestern geniality and folksy friendliness. And there’s Robert, with that 8-by-10 large-format camera: an...

Landmark Miami restaurant is celebrating 50 years

Aug. 28, 2022 03:17 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — When it opened 50 years ago, the restaurant with the best view of Miami existed in a different world. The theme was all tiki, all the time. You could not find a trace of sushi or a whole-fried fish on the menu. A Mai Tai was the best accompaniment to your teriyaki...

More than an icon: Designer Elizabeth Emanuel recalls Diana

Aug. 26, 2022 05:26 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Elizabeth Emanuel cradles the massive scrapbook across her chest before laying it gently on the table and opening its Prussian blue covers to reveal a personal time capsule of her relationship with Princess Diana. Emanuel got to know Diana during the months she and...

Hanae Mori, Japanese designer for films, empress, dies at 96

Aug. 17, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Designer Hanae Mori, known for her elegant signature butterfly motifs, numerous cinema fashions and the wedding gown of Japan's empress, has died, her office said Thursday. She was 96. Mori symbolized the rise of Japan as a modern, fashionable nation and the rise of...

Boston police boat comes to rescue of stranded groom

Aug. 16, 2022 11:14 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Officers with the Boston Police Department's harbor patrol unit are used to helping boaters in distress, but last weekend Officer Joe Matthews came to the rescue of a groom in danger of missing his own wedding. Patrick Mahoney was scheduled to get married on Thompson...

Rep. says no to gay marriage, attends son's same-sex wedding

Jul. 26, 2022 14:16 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania representative attended the same-sex wedding of his son three days after voting against legislation to protect the recognition of same-sex marriages. Rep. Glenn Thompson, a Republican who represents a large swath of conservative northern...

Beijing court rules against woman who wanted to freeze eggs

Jul. 22, 2022 23:39 PM EDT

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Chinese court has overruled a rare legal challenge brought by an unmarried Beijing woman seeking the right to freeze her eggs. The Chaoyang Intermediate People's Court in Beijing said in a judgment that the hospital did not violate the woman's rights in...

Pakistan resumes search for 29 missing after boat capsized

Jul. 19, 2022 05:05 AM EDT

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani rescuers Tuesday resumed a search for 29 people who went missing after a passenger boat carrying nearly 100 members of a wedding party capsized in the fast-flowing Indus river. Twenty-one women and children were killed in the disaster a day...

Hawaii waves swamp homes, weddings during 'historic' swell

Jul. 18, 2022 20:45 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Towering waves on Hawaii's south shores crashed into homes and businesses, spilled across highways and upended weddings over the weekend. The large waves — some more than 20 feet (6 meters) high — came from a combination of a strong south swell that peaked...

Couples derailed by virus get mass ‘re-wedding’ in New York

Jul. 11, 2022 07:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of couples whose weddings were derailed or scaled back due to the COVID-19 pandemic got a do-over at no less than a New York City landmark. The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts hosted “Celebrate Love: A (Re)Wedding” for 500 couples on Sunday...