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Tracee Ellis Ross leads parade of pink on Emmys carpet

NEW YORK (AP) — There were princess looks and stars pretty in pink, liquid metallics and a contingent in red for TV's big night...

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Today in History

Today in HistoryToday is Wednesday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2018. There are 103 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in...

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Los Angeles takes step toward banning sale of fur products

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles, one of the world's major fashion centers and long a symbol of glitz and glamour, is taking...

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Lithuania: Walmart to remove Soviet-themed shirts

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Walmart has agreed to remove shirts with Soviet emblems from its online shop after three Baltic...

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Jenifer Lewis in Nike swoosh, Johansson a goddess at Emmys

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenifer Lewis stood with Nike in a bedazzled swoosh sweatshirt on the Emmys new gold carpet and Scarlett...

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Tisci's first Burberry show a London Fashion Week hit

LONDON (AP) — All eyes were on Burberry Monday as new chief creative officer Riccardo Tisci showed his first collection for the...

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Chrissy Teigen sets the record straight on her last name

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Chrissy Teigen says people have been mispronouncing her last name for years, and she hasn't corrected...

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London fashion: Beckham comes home; Mouret shows 'new sexy'

LONDON (AP) — Victoria Beckham brought her fashion brand home to London Fashion Week for the first time Sunday to mark the...

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Bright colors, neons light up runways at London Fashion Week

LONDON (AP) — Winter coats with sandals? Furry bags with long satin gowns? Anything goes as the fashion pack descends on London...

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AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd...

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Celebs turn out to help Rihanna's Diamond Ball shine bright

NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna's Diamond Ball shined in its fourth year and continued to make a name as one of the industry's...

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Chrissy Teigen dishes up new kitchen wares for Target

Chrissy Teigen teams with Target for new kitchen line

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London Fashion Week kicks off in style amid Brexit concerns

LONDON (AP) — London took center stage Friday in the style universe with the gala opening of London Fashion Week.And though...

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Michael Kors' upbeat mood is reflected in his collection

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Kors' response to these turbulent times is to provide a dose of effervescence to lift the mood — and...

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If you like Skinnygirl cocktails, try Skinnygirl jeans

Bethenney Frankel launches new Skinnygirl jeans

Oklahoma River to get a tree makeover

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A mostly barren 3.5-mile stretch of the Oklahoma River south of downtown is set to get an influx of 1,000 trees, patches of wildflowers and natural grasses, and about 50 natural stone benches as part of a 50th anniversary celebration next year by...

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Rihanna unleashes the savage beast in latest lingerie line

NEW YORK (AP) — Rihanna unleashed the wild beast in a lush tropical land that turned to arid desert with women of all shapes,...

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Some seasons just bring a little more excitement. Fashion-wise, that is.

Some seasons just bring a little more excitement. Fashion-wise, that is.

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Jacobs keeps guests waiting, then delivers on the glamour

NEW YORK (AP) — In recent years, Marc Jacobs has become known for starting his runway show — which traditionally closes out...

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Correction: NY Fashion Week-Studio 189 story

NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Sept. 11 about a fashion show put on by Studio 189, The Associated Press reported erroneously that...

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Check out these men's leather boots

Joshua Bingaman makes some sharp-looking boots

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Raf Simons takes a bite out of fashion, riffing on "Jaws"

NEW YORK (AP) — Since arriving in New York two years ago to revitalize Calvin Klein with his hip European sensibility, it's...

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Anna Sui opens a grand bazaar at New York Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Ann Sui opened a grand bazaar as she dreamt of an unspoiled paradise at New York Fashion Week.She was inspired,...

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Wes Gordon takes the reins at Carolina Herrera with volume

NEW YORK (AP) — In the first show since creative director Wes Gordon took the reins on Carolina Herrera's line, he brought...

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Naeem Khan creates an ode in color, black to '70s New York

NEW YORK (AP) — With healthy doses of bright pinks and yellows, in butterfly prints and a palm motif, Naeem Khan's...

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Prabal Gurung screams for peace in living color

NEW YORK (AP) — Prabal Gurung had a lot to say at New York Fashion Week, and he said it in living color.The designer sent...

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At Oscar de la Renta, a Mediterranean vacation on a rooftop

NEW YORK (AP) — Two years into their tenure at the helm of Oscar de la Renta, designers Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia continue...

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Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn to anchor Amazon fashion show

Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn leave "Project Runway" for new Amazon show

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Back from Paris, Proenza Schouler designers go all-American

NEW YORK (AP) — After two seasons in Paris, Proenza Schouler designers Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough are back at New...

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The Latest: Back from Paris, Proenza Schouler goes American

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on New York Fashion Week (all times local):8:44 p.m.After two seasons in Paris, Proenza Schouler...

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Minaj calls dustup with Cardi B 'mortifying,' 'humiliating'

NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj said being involved in an altercation with Cardi B at a fashion week party was "so mortifying and...

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Women celebrate size inclusivity at alternative fashion week

NEW YORK (AP) — To woots and cheers from the crowd, women with bodies not often seen on fashion runways strutted with smiles on...

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Under a steady rain, Rodarte's fairy tale designs shimmer

NEW YORK (AP) — There was a steady rain coming down as guests were handed transparent umbrellas and seated in a flower-strewn...

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Man buys Slim Jims for his dog, lottery ticket, wins $10M

FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man will be living large thanks to his decision to buy some Slim Jims for his dog.New York...

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Longchamp marks 70 years with its first runway show

NEW YORK (AP) — Sophie Delafontaine had tastemakers Anita Pallenberg and Veruschka on her mind when she was figuring out how to...

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Badgley Mischka marks 30 years with an ode to Alice

NEW YORK (AP) — Badgley Mischka celebrated 30 years in business with a New York Fashion Week ode to Alice in Wonderland.As for...

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Opening Ceremony puts on a festive drag show at Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Opening Ceremony, the label that always seems to find quirkier and more unusual ways to display its clothes...

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Ursula, Maleficent and Cruella de Vil on The Blonds runway

NEW YORK (AP) — Bejeweled bodices, thigh-high platform pumps, stiletto nails and seductive fishnet stockings brought a new...

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Kate Spade, the company, honors Kate Spade, the fashion icon

NEW YORK (AP) — A rosy hue washed over a room at the New York Public Library as models wearing vibrant pinks, greens and blues...

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Christian Siriano puts some politics on his Hawaii runway

NEW YORK (AP) — Politics, specifically Cynthia Nixon's Democratic challenge of the New York governor, took a trip to Hawaii on...

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Escada honors the high-energy horse that gave it the name

NEW YORK (AP) — How does Escada do New York Fashion Week for the first time? With the spirited horse that started it all 40...

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A model with Down syndrome fulfills her fashion week dream

NEW YORK (AP) — Marian Avila, a 21-year-old Spanish model with Down syndrome, fulfilled her dream to walk at New York Fashion...

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Cardi B escorted out of fashion party after lunging at Minaj

NEW YORK (AP) — Nicki Minaj and Cardi B were involved in an altercation Friday night that got physical at a New York Fashion...

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Ralph Lauren marks 50th anniversary with Central Park bash

NEW YORK (AP) — A 19th-century fountain in Manhattan's Central Park provided a majestic backdrop for Ralph Lauren's...

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LifeMay 6, 2018

As probably too many of my co-workers here at The Oklahoman can tell you, I bleed purple. In a newsroom and state where the favored college colors tend to crimson and cream or orange and black, that can make a fella feel, well, let's just say...

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Top fashion colors for spring/summer 2019

What fashion colors will get the most attention this spring?

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Nike's Kaepernick campaign signals change in shoe politics

A pair of shoes are set aflame with a cigarette lighter, captured on video and shared widely online to protest a political...

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Meet Prologue,Target's new women's brand

Here comes another Target-owned women's brand

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Designer Jeremy Scott has a message for Brett Kavanaugh

NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Jeremy Scott was a man with a message on Thursday night at his star-studded runway show, and that...

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Storm, Mystics look to enjoy experience of WNBA Finals

SEATTLE (AP) — Sue Bird leaned over toward Breanna Stewart and made sure the current MVP of the WNBA was paying attention to...

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Narciso Rodriguez: A year of accolades - and family time

NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Narciso Rodriguez is good at a lot of things — some would say masterful, especially when it comes to...

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Baltic countries want Walmart to remove Soviet-themed shirts

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Three Baltic countries have lashed out at retail giant Walmart for selling online T-shirts and other...

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Tom Ford looks back on his career with leather and lace

NEW YORK (AP) — Gigi Hadid took a dramatic twirl on the runway and Cardi B took a seat on Tom Ford's front row as he kicked off...

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Clothes for people with disabilities highlighted on catwalk

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Fashion Week has opened its glamorous tent wider to feature models with disabilities wearing adaptive...

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Banana Republic digs into archives for fall line

Banana Republic celebrates its 40th anniversary

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Burberry to drop real fur, stop destroying unsold goods

LONDON (AP) — British luxury fashion brand Burberry said Thursday it will stop using real fur in its products and also stop...

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Luxury online retailer Farfetch plans to raise $446M in IPO

LONDON (AP) — Online luxury e-commerce company Farfetch says it expects to reap $446.5 million in its upcoming initial U.S....

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LeBron James says in Kaepernick reference: I stand with Nike

NEW YORK (AP) — Clutching his young daughter in his arms, LeBron James said he stands with Nike, a clear reference to the...

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Diamonds are a North Carolina Goodwill's best friend

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Diamonds are a Goodwill's best friend.News outlets cite a news release from Goodwill Industries of...

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A safe bet: Injury info tougher to find around ACC this year

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State coach Dave Doeren was headed out the door when he was asked a follow-up question...

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Fashion art installation questions what it means to be you

NEW YORK (AP) — High heels that are part of your feet. Matching bespoke beating hearts. Bioreactive necklaces and...

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Get ready for it, Kylie is coming to Ulta

Kylie Jenner's cosmetics line is coming to Ulta stores

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What to do in Oklahoma on Sept. 2, 2018: See the exhibit 'Isabelle de Borchgrave: Fashioning Art from Paper' before it closes at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

See Belgian artist Isabelle de Borchgrave’s intricate paper recreations spanning more than 500 years of fashion history in the...

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Actress Kelly Preston's new organic skin care line

Actress Kelly Preston is getting ready to launch her own organic beauty brand. Breathe, a direct-to-consumer line, will consist...

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Serena Williams wins in tutus at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — It's all about the tutu for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open.Just days after French Tennis Federation President...

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Rihanna's in, Wang is out: A preview of NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — The French luxury house Longchamp will be there for the first time. So will Studio One Eighty Nine, the...

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Get the look: Celebrity fashion favorites

Who among us hasn’t seen a celebrity on television or in a magazine and wanted to know what shade of lipstick or eye shadow she...

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US Open: Umpire shouldn't have warned woman for shirt change

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Tennis Association acknowledged Wednesday that a chair umpire incorrectly warned French player Alize...

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The Latest: Franklin dressed in blue for last public viewing

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a second day of public events honoring Aretha Franklin in Detroit. (all times local):1:20...

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Delta Sigma Theta pays tribute to soror, the Queen of Soul

DETROIT (AP) — What began as a thin line swelled into a sea of sisterhood as hundreds of members of Delta Sigma Theta streamed...

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Harry and Meghan's wedding outfits to go on public display

LONDON (AP) — The outfits Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wore at their wedding are to go on public display later this year at...

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The Latest: Sorority hosts packed tribute to Aretha Franklin

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the first day of a public viewing of Aretha Franklin at a storied Detroit museum (all times...

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Cops: Man in women's clothes takes video in women's bathroom

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a man wearing a wig, makeup, and women's clothing tried to take a picture of a woman...

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Gun control school 'fashion show' features bulletproof vests

BOSTON (AP) — Gun control activists in Boston have staged a "back-to-school" fashion show featuring bulletproof vests and other...

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20-40-60 Etiquette: Suit yourself

QUESTION: Is it OK to wear a nice menswear suit for church services? CALLIE'S ANSWER: Of course! It's always acceptable to be...

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Michael Cohen sets up GoFundMe page for legal costs

NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Cohen is sticking his hand out and asking the public for help paying for his legal defense, and one...

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Pawn to pauper: Broke Trump foe Cohen crowdfunds legal bills

NEW YORK (AP) — Mired in financial woes, Michael Cohen is sticking his hand out and asking the public for help paying for his...

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New York & Co. taps Kate Hudson for fashion line

Kate Hudson partners with New York & Co. for new fashion line

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Aretha Franklin, secret style icon: With the drop of a fur coat, she proclaimed her self-worth

No one could drop a fur like Aretha Franklin. When she was performing, she didn't slither out of her mink or her chinchilla as...

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What can $25 get you at Goodwill?

There were more than 105 million donations made to Goodwill in 2017. Racks and racks of clothes fill more than 3,300 store...

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Face time: Chanel's new makeup for men

Chanel is launching a new makeup line for men

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Nail polishes for football-loving fans

Nail polishes suited for football-loving fans

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Video of unwanted advance divides Egyptians

CAIRO (AP) — It might have been another #MeToo moment: An Egyptian woman says a man stalked her at a bus stop, made...

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Penney’s taps Shaquille for big & tall line

Shaquille O'Neal's new big & tall debuts in September at Penney's.

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Small firms thrive as customers seek more unique clothing

LONDON (AP) — Claudio Belotti knows he cut the denim that became the jeans Meghan Markle wore on one of her first outings as...

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Online socks seller Bombas mixes commerce and charity

NEW YORK (AP) — David Heath co-founded online socks company Bombas not because of an overwhelming desire to make a comfortable...

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Robertson's NBA title ring sells for $91,000 in auction

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar Robertson's 1971 NBA championship ring has sold for a little more than $91,000 in an auction.The ring the...

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Bob Mackie's designs for Cher, Carol Burnett up for auction

LONDON (AP) — Bob Mackie-designed outfits worn by Cher, Carol Burnett, Diana Ross and other celebrities are going up for...

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Avon calling

TULSA — Tara Grna, of Tulsa, is one of 21 Avon representatives nationwide chosen for the company's new catalog featuring...

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This TV host is launching a fashion line at Walmart

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres launching new fashion line at Walmart.

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Need new OSU, OU shirts? Tommy Bahama delivers

Tommy Bahama introduces new collegiate collection

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Male model convicted of murdering rival after online feud

LONDON (AP) — A British fashion model has been convicted of murdering a more successful rival after a social media-fueled...

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VF, following millions of consumers, will shed its denim

NEW YORK (AP) — The company that makes Wrangler and Lee jeans is breaking off its denim division to focus on its fast-growing...

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Women's group behind rebel memorials quietly battles on

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — On a glorious, late-spring day, Maya Little strode across the poplar-lined University of North...

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Introducing Coach x Selena Gomez

Coach introduces new collaboration with Selena Gomez

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UK Conservatives to investigate Boris Johnson burqa comments

LONDON (AP) — Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is facing a Conservative Party investigation over a column...

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Oklahoman and SI model Allie Ayers launches swim line

Oklahoman's own Allie Ayers launches a swimwear line.

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Danish designer uses runway to make statement on burqa ban

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — An Iranian-born designer made more than a fashion statement in Denmark on Wednesday by showcasing...

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Tearful reunions for 9 separated kids back in Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Nine Guatemalan child migrants who were taken from their parents at the U.S. border arrived home for...

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First lady Melania Trump shows independence from president at key moments

Trump's differing take on LeBron James is the latest instance of her quiet distance from her husband's policies

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More change ahead for New York's shrinking garment district

NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of garment workers once toiled in the sweaty, elbow-to-elbow workshops of midtown...

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The OK -- The Health Issue

I turned seven in 1968, the youngest of four, but old enough to remember the dinner table disagreements that sometimes grew...

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Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

HELSINKI (AP) — A 28-year-old woman wearing a face veil has become the first person in Denmark to be fined for violating a new...

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The Algonquin Hotel throws a 'purrty,' feline fashion show

NEW YORK (AP) — The "meowdels" wore couture and the crowd was cat-tastic at The Algonquin Hotel's annual feline fashion show,...

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Lane Bryant celebrates teachers with savings and in-store event

Teachers can save during Lane Bryant's Chalk It Up to Style event.

See the winners of this year's Readers' Choice Awards

LifeAug 26, 2018

Readers’ Choice marks 25 years of the best in OKC

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Target's new clothing brands

Target launches new clothing brands for young men and women.

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#ThrowbackThursday: Teens vie for fashion show spot at Shepherd Mall

Elayne Watt walks the runway as she and about 180 other teens try out for the back-to-school fashion show in August 1977 at...

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Is fashion trolling us or what?

“You go to your closet and you select out, oh I don't know, that lumpy blue sweater, for instance, because you're trying to...

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A look at spectacular jewel thefts over recent years

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The daring theft of crown jewels dating back centuries from a small Swedish town's cathedral joins a...

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K-beauty line coming to CVS stores in September

CVS launches full of line Korean beauty and makeup

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Prada ready-to-wear pushes up 1st-half profits by 11 percent

MILAN (AP) — Fashion house Prada says a strong acceleration in ready-to-wear sales has pushed first-half profits up by 11...

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Art of illusion: Face paint transforms Serbian makeup pro

SMEDEREVO, Serbia (AP) — It took Mirjana Milosevic less than an hour to transform into a zombie. The Serbian makeup artist also...

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Kate Spade's husband posts heartfelt image on Instagram

NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Spade, the widower of Kate Spade, has returned to Instagram with a heartfelt dedication to the late...

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Ferragamo reports profit drop, names ex-Gucci exec as CEO

MILAN (AP) — The Salvatore Ferragamo fashion house has named a former Gucci executive as CEO to relaunch the brand after...

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Fashion spotlight shines again for 1980s designer Dapper Dan

NEW YORK (AP) — In hip-hop's golden era, the artists responsible for rap's distinctive sound went to Harlem fashion designer...

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Bar association president apologizes over dress code remarks

BARRE, Vt. (AP) — The Vermont Bar Association president has issued an apology for comments at a training session telling female...

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The right One: New boutique is big step for owner

Charlet Sauls, who opened Boutique One in April, said “My vision is to bring New York, Dallas and even European and Canadian...

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The internet hates Crocs' high heels — here's why that's good for the company

It's the high heel you never knew you never knew about. Now, you probably do. The culprit: the Cyprus V Heel. Crocs — the...

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When NYPD horses lose shoes, the blacksmith comes to them

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...

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Ivanka Trump is shutting down her clothing company

NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump is shutting down her fashion line of dresses, shoes and handbags that became a target of political...

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Ivanka Trump closing her namesake fashion brand

The president’s daughter and White House senior adviser has grown frustrated by restrictions she placed on the company to avoid...

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The Latest: Ivanka Trump shutting down fashion company

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Ivanka Trump shutting down her fashion company (all times local):4:45 p.m.Ivanka Trump is...

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Ivanka Trump to shutter fashion brand, according to media reports

NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump to shutter fashion brand, according to media reports.

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Victoria's Secret could be heading for a crisis as angry customers flood its Facebook page with complaints about 'shoddily made' lingerie

Several Victoria's Secret customers say that the quality of the retailer's products is slipping. Some customers who say they...

Oklahoma Baptists weigh in on beleaguered seminary leader

LifeMay 13, 2018

Oklahomans are among those weighing in for and against Southwest Baptist Theological President Paige Patterson, a prominent and influential Southern Baptist Convention leader who is currently embroiled in controversy surrounding past remarks he...

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The producer

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There’s nothing basic about the career of Sir Cameron Mackintosh, who over the past half-century has become widely regarded as the most successful theater producer in the world.

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'Catholic Charities is part of our DNA'

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Vi Le, a Vietnamese refugee whose family was embraced and aided by Catholic Charities of Oklahoma City, has become the faith-based organization's new board president.

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Executive Q&A with Timothy Pehrson: Integris Health welcomes new president, chief

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Executive Q&A with Timothy Pehrson: Integris Health welcomes new president, chief

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OSU football: M.K. Taylor, Patrick Cashmore rejuvenating special teams play

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Oklahoma State's new special teams coaches are putting the Cowboys in position to succeed, as seen Saturday against Boise State

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OU football: Austin Seibert was Sooners' ace in the hole at Iowa State

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On a day when Kyler Murray turned in his best game as the Sooners’ starter and Marquise Brown had yet another monster first half, Seibert might’ve been OU’s most valuable player at Jack Trice Stadium.

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