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William Klein, American photographer in Paris, dies at 96

Sep. 12, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

PARIS (AP) — William Klein, an American photographer whose innovative portraiture style strongly influenced fashion and street photography in the second half of the 20th century, has died at 96. Klein died Saturday in Paris, his son, Pierre Klein, said in a statement Monday. ...

Wolfgang Petersen, blockbuster filmmaker of 'Das Boot,' dies

Aug. 16, 2022 17:06 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wolfgang Petersen, the German filmmaker whose World War II submarine epic “Das Boot” propelled him into a blockbuster Hollywood career that included the films “In the Line of Fire,” “Air Force One” and “The Perfect Storm,” has died. He was 81. ...

PBS series, AP detail toll of Russian invasion of Ukraine

Jul. 28, 2022 12:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two documentaries detailing the punishing effects of Russia's war on Ukraine will air on PBS' “Frontline” investigative series. The specials are part of an extensive collaboration between the series and The Associated Press that includes gathering, verifying...

‘Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris’ with dreams of owning Dior gown

Jul. 13, 2022 16:02 PM EDT

In “ Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris,” a middle-aged woman of very limited means in post-World War II London dreams of owning a Christian Dior gown. In 1957, however, at the height of Dior’s New Look renown, this was not a straightforward proposition. There was no London store or catalog to order...

Advocates: Farah's story can help other trafficking victims

Jul. 13, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Until this week, Mo Farah was a four-time Olympic champion winding down his hugely successful career as a long-distance runner. Now he's an icon for another reason: He is the most prominent person to come forward as a victim of people trafficking. Farah’s decision...

Film reveals Macron’s diplomatic bids amid war in Ukraine

Jul. 04, 2022 06:41 AM EDT

PARIS (AP) — “Vladimir .... tell me what your intentions are.” Four days before President Putin ordered Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, French President Emmanuel Macron was making a last-ditch attempt to prevent the war in a key phone call revealed in a French TV documentary....