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  • PVH Corp. invests in Lagerfeld parent company

    Updated: Tue, Apr 8, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — PVH Corp., the company behind the Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger brands, has become a minority shareholder in fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld's namesake company. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. PVH said Tuesday that the investment in Karl Lagerfeld B.V....

  • Peter Som collection for Kohl's in stores Thursday

    Linda Miller | Updated: Tue, Apr 8, 2014

      Good news if you’ve been waiting to add new spring pieces to your wardrobe. Peter Som’s limited-edition collection for Kohl’s lands in stores April 10. Many of the pieces can be mixed and matched; others are just easy to wear, especially when Oklahoma’s temps heat up but you...

  • Wails, sobs: Rwanda marks 20 years since genocide

    Updated: Mon, Apr 7, 2014

    KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) — Displaying both pride and pain, Rwandans on Monday marked the 20th anniversary of a devastating 100-day genocide that saw packed churches set on fire and machete-wielding attackers chop down whole families from a demonized minority. Bloodcurdling screams and sorrowful...

  • Lands' End starts trading as public company

    Updated: Mon, Apr 7, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Lands' End shares are falling in its first day as a separate public company after being spun off from Sears. The company's stock dropped $2.17, or 6.8 percent, to $29.50 in Monday morning trading. Lands' End was publicly traded before Sears Holdings Corp. purchased it in 2002...

  • It's Oklahoma Fashion Week ... check out the schedule

    Linda Miller | Updated: Mon, Apr 7, 2014

    Oklahoma Fashion Week kicked off Sunday with Media Day. It’s going to be a busy, stylish week that will culminate with designer fashion shows on Saturday at Devon Tower. FYI: Get your tickets now for that event. Go to oklahomafashionweek.com. And check out Oklahoma Fashion...

  • NY judge: ex-fiance can keep $53K diamond ring

    Updated: Sun, Apr 6, 2014

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A text message to his jilted fiance has cost a western New York man $53,000. Louis Billittier Jr. broke up with his bride-to-be in 2012, sending the bad news by text message. When his girlfriend, Christa Clark, replied angrily, he texted back, "Plus you get a $50,000...

  • Linen fashion show in Oklahoma City will raise funds, spirits for 'Miracle' kids

    By Heather Warlick, Staff Writer | Published: Sun, Apr 6, 2014

    Marianne’s Rentals on April 15 will stage a glamorous linen fashion show in which Miss Oklahoma Kelsey Griswold and other pageant title holders will model exquisite gowns formed from table linens. Twenty-two children from the Children’s Miracle Network will get to participate in the fashion...

  • Helen Ford Wallace: Parties, Etc.: April 6

    By Helen Ford Wallace hwallace@opubco.com | Published: Sun, Apr 6, 2014

    OCG&CC President's Ball, English Speaking Union Dinner, OU Winners, Spring Golf Luncheon

  • Black women worried about Army hair regulations

    Updated: Fri, Apr 4, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — New Army regulations meant to help standardize and professionalize soldiers' appearance are now coming under criticism by some black military women, who say changes in the hair requirement are racially biased. The Army earlier this week issued new appearance standards, which...

  • Penney teams up with Elle Macpherson for lingerie

    Updated: Fri, Apr 4, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is hoping that some supermodel magic will win over shoppers in the lingerie department. The beleaguered department store chain is launching an exclusive lingerie collection in the U.S. with a partnership with Elle Macpherson, who along with Christy Turlington,...

  • Smell this: Bond No. 9's newest scent Hudson Yards

    Linda Miller | Updated: Fri, Apr 4, 2014

    Bond No. 9 is known for scents named after iconic streets and neighborhoods in New York City. Broadway, Park Avenue, Wall Street, Chinatown, Bleecker Street, Madison Square Park, Brooklyn, Central  Park. Just to name a few. But for spring 2014, the brand has chosen an inspiring...

  • Havaianas and Mara Hoffman team up

    Linda Miller | Updated: Thu, Apr 3, 2014

    Need a reason to buy another pair of flip-flops?  Havaianas and Mara Hoffman have partnerned on a limited-ediiton collection of the colorful footwear, according to Women’s Wear Daily. You can choose from four prints, which were featured in Hoffman’s most recent resort collection.

  • Scramble for plus-size prom gowns

    Published: Thu, Apr 3, 2014

    Maria Giorno has nothing against long gowns with high waists and flowing fabric — dresses that are designed to camouflage curves on plus-size women, according to The Associated Press. But the New Jersey high school senior had no interest in buying a loose-fitting style for her senior prom, even...

  • 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...



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