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  • Old habits at Samsung, LG embarrass them abroad

    Updated: Thu, Apr 3, 2014

    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — When Samsung unveiled a new smartphone at the storied Radio City Music Hall, the Broadway-style spectacle was memorable not for technology but for a cast of giggling female characters who fantasized about marrying a doctor, fretted about eating too much cake, and...

  • Husband-and-wife doctors facing fraud indictment

    Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Two doctors who run a Little Rock medical clinic are facing a federal indictment for $1.2 million in alleged health care fraud. A grand jury on Wednesday indicted Drs. Robert Barrow and Angela Barrow. The two are husband and wife. Both are charged with one count of...

  • Prom dress shopping perilous for plus-size girls

    Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Clothes shopping for plus-size teens can be frustrating in general, but shopping for a dream prom dress can be a tear-inducing, hair-pulling morass of bad design and few options — especially for girls who want a dress that hugs the body instead of tenting it. Operation Prom,...

  • Aurora investigates apparent police impersonator

    Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014

    AURORA, Colo. (AP) — Aurora Police say a woman was pulled over by a man who appeared to be impersonating an officer and grabbed her hair when she questioned his identity. The woman tells police a black sedan with a flashing red light pulled up behind her the night of March 31, and a man in...

  • Glamour of Italian fashion on show in London

    Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014

    LONDON (AP) — The grace and glamour of Italian fashion are on display in London — and the attitude, too. Designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana were guests at Tuesday night's launch of "The Glamour of Italian Fashion," a new exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum. The duo behind...

  • Read my lips ... I love spring makeup

    Linda Miller | Updated: Wed, Apr 2, 2014

    Now that spring is finally here, we can all reach for those lighter weight clothes and indugle in some new makeup colors. I wrote about spring beauty recently for The Oklahoman’s Life & Style section, and the colors are absolutely beautiful. Pretty pinks and beautiful corals on...

  • Hawaii committee: No more tanning beds for teens

    Updated: Tue, Apr 1, 2014

    HONOLULU (AP) — It's looking less likely that teenagers in Hawaii will be allowed to hit the tanning salons before going to the beach. A key Senate committee in the Hawaii Legislature approved a bill Tuesday that bans minors from using tanning beds. Dermatologists urged lawmakers to limit...

  • MAC Proenza Schouler collection debuts April 3

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Apr 1, 2014

      One of the most anticipated beauty collections hits MAC cosmetics counters April 3. The MAC Proenza Schouler limited-edition collection includes ombre blush, lipsticks, eye liners, lip pencils, nail lacquers and a 129SE powder brush.  The collaboration was...

  • Roaring '20s-themed weddings have all that jazz

    Updated: Tue, Apr 1, 2014

    The Roaring '20s live on in pop culture as a high-spirited whirl of a decade, full of dancing flappers, dapper gents and an overall air of optimism. For many modern brides and grooms, it's the perfect vibe for a wedding. Baz Luhrmann's "Great Gatsby" film remake rekindled interest in 1920s...

  • Engaged Johnny Depp shows off 'chick's ring'

    Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    BEIJING (AP) — Johnny Depp showed off a diamond engagement ring that he called a "chick's ring" on Monday — indirectly confirming rumors of his engagement to actress Amber Heard. Asked whether he was engaged, the "Pirates of the Caribbean" star told The Associated Press: "The fact that I'm...

  • American Eagle Outfitters to sell matching outfits for dogs and owners

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    Dressing twins in matching outfits isn’t that unusual. And I’ve seen a few mothers and young daughters wearing similar clothing. But here’s a twist – American Eagle Outfitters is launching a matching clothing collection for dogs and their owners. And it’s for both women and...

  • Steinem, Keys named honorees of annual DVF awards

    Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Designer Diane von Furstenberg, who made fashion news this year with the 40th anniversary of her famous wrap dress, is honoring an icon of the women's movement: Gloria Steinem. Steinem, who turned 80 last week, will be receiving the Lifetime Achievement award at the annual DVF...

  • Police: man in women's clothing tried to rob bank

    Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The FBI and Philadelphia police are looking for a suspect they say was wearing women's clothing when he attempted to rob a bank. Authorities said a man dressed in woman's clothing with a red scarf on his head entered a Wells Fargo Bank in north Philadelphia on Friday. The...

  • Eva Mendes' clothing collection now at New York & Co.

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    Actress Eva Mendes showed off her first spring collection for New York & Co. at events in California, but you can check it out in stores now.  She was inspired by springtime in New York,  infusing her collection with rich blues, oranges, vintage floral prints and...

  • Low-cost Dominican surgeries spark warnings by US

    Updated: Mon, Mar 31, 2014

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Beverly Brignoni was a young New Yorker seeking a less expensive way to enhance her appearance and she did what many other people are now doing: travel to the Dominican Republic for cosmetic surgery. It went horribly wrong. The 28-year-old died Feb. 20...



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