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  • Waning funds may end Philippines' 40-year bamboo organ fest

    Updated: Tue, Feb 24, 2015

    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — It has survived time, storms and wars. But a nearly 200-year-old bamboo pipe organ, said to be the oldest and most complete in the world, is facing what may be its biggest threats yet: pop music and dwindling donations. For the last four decades, music lovers from as...

  • CBS News releases video referenced in O'Reilly dispute

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — CBS News on Monday released video from four stories it aired about the Falklands War in 1982, all part of a dispute involving Fox News Channel host Bill O'Reilly and his subsequent statements about covering the war. None of the stories mentions O'Reilly, then a young CBS...

  • Burberry hosts starry show at London Fashion Week

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week rolled out the big guns Monday, with British design powerhouse Burberry hosting the glitziest catwalk show of the season. Hunter, the maker of the classic Wellington boots, evoked wild Scottish countryside with indoor waterfalls, while Christopher Kane seduced...

  • 'Fifty Shades' dominates box office again with $22.2 million

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    "Fifty Shades of Grey" stayed on top of the box office. Universal's erotic drama starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan earned $22.2 million at No. 1 in its second weekend at the box office. The total domestic haul for the adaptation of E.L. James' best-selling novel now stands at $129.1...

  • After the Oscars, diversity remains a topic of discussion

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    NEW YORK (AP) — What was missing from the Academy Awards turned out to be the issue that could not be ignored on the night trophies were handed out. The lack of non-white contenders for major acting awards this year became a focus on the day Oscar nominations were announced. Hollywood's...

  • Academy acknowledges Joan Rivers' absence from memorial

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences issued a statement Monday acknowledging the complaints that Joan Rivers was not featured in the "In Memoriam" tribute during Sunday night's Oscar ceremony. "Joan Rivers is among the many worthy artists and filmmakers we were...

  • Suede, fringes, ponchos: Burberry goes bohemian in London

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — Fashion is notoriously fickle but there's two things sure to be everywhere this fall: Suede and fringing — lots of it. Reinforcing fashion's fling with all things retro, luxury British brand Burberry Prorsum showed off a collection Monday that was rich in patchworks of floral...

  • Fit for the Cure event at Dillard's

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    Get fitted for a Wacoal or b.tempt’d bra and help fight breast cancer.

  • The Best and Worst Dressed at the 2015 Oscars

    Published: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    All red carpets lead to the Oscars, says Yahoo Style. Hollywood's biggest night is finally here. From the dresses to the accessories, to the perfecting sweeping updos, the stars have been plotting their looks for weeks. But just because it's the most glamorous night of the year, doesn't mean...

  • Inarritu wins Oscar for best director for 'Birdman'

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu didn't shy away from discussing fashion after winning the Academy Award for best director on Sunday night — he told the audience he was wearing Michael Keaton's underwear. Inarritu called Keaton's "tighty whities" a good luck charm that brought him...

  • 'Birdman' takes flight at an Oscars punctuated by politics

    Updated: Mon, Feb 23, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The long take of "Birdman" has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past took Hollywood's top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality. On a stormy night in Hollywood, the 87th...

  • Lupita's pearls, Margot's plunge earn red carpet raves

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    On this Oscars red carpet, the statement necklaces went home with multiple trophies. "The necklaces, in some ways, overshadowed the gowns," said fashion insider Hal Rubenstein. Other observers agreed (Cate Blanchett wore chunky turquoise), but Sunday night's looks were generally considered...

  • High collars and demure gowns on the Oscars red carpet

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    High collars replaced sexy cutouts, and Classic Hollywood in blacks and whites took hold of the Oscars red carpet Sunday night with help from a smoking Saint Laurent worn by Margot Robbie and a heavily pearled look for fashion It girl Lupita Nyong'o. There was a slight show of color. Anna...

  • Kendall Jenner steals spotlight at London shows

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    LONDON (AP) — Fashionistas struggled to stay dry and composed Sunday as driving wind and rain hit London Fashion Week, but the miserable weather wasn't the only thing that caused some to lose their cool. Reality TV star and model Kendall Jenner whipped up a mini storm as she arrived for Topshop...

  • Dozens of A-listers take a casual day for Oscar rehearsals

    Updated: Sun, Feb 22, 2015

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Less than 24 hours before the super-fancy Oscar ceremony, it was jeans-and-sneakers day at the Dolby Theatre. Eddie Murphy, Jennifer Aniston, Liam Neeson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Naomi Watts, Kevin Hart, Channing Tatum and Zoe Saldana were among the casually-clad stars...



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