Beauty And Fashion

Miss Wheelchair World in Warsaw seeks to change attitudes

Oct 7, 2017

A Polish organization had held the first international edition of a beauty competition for women in wheelchairs in an effort to change people's perceptions about people with disabilities

Chanel waterfall, Vuitton VIPs vie for attention in Paris

Oct 3, 2017

Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld has outdone himself at Paris Fashion Week, creating a lush indoor canyon complete with a spectacular waterfall _ all for a 20-minute Chanel catwalk show

Austria's 'Burqa Ban' law comes into force

Oct 1, 2017

A law that forbids any kind of full-face covering, including Islamic veils such as the niqab or burqa, has come into force in Austria

Paris is for walkers and cyclists as city bans cars for day

Oct 1, 2017

Parisians and tourists are being encouraged to stroll through the City of Light as officials have banned cars from its streets for a day

Top actresses marvel at Givenchy's new chapter in Paris

Oct 1, 2017

Some of Hollywood's most sought-after actresses flew into Paris for a glimpse of the new chapter of the storied fashion house of Givenchy

Amazonian color, dramatic silhouettes hit the Paris runways

Sep 30, 2017

Amazonian color and exaggerated silhouettes reigned at the Paris Fashion Week shows

'Burqa ban' law signals rightward political turn in Austria

Sep 30, 2017

A law prohibiting full face coverings _ known popularly as the "Burqa Ban" _ portends political upheaval in Austria

Health care defeat leaves GOP in crouch, Dems on offense

Sep 29, 2017

Republicans know they've got a grave problem following the collapse of their latest push to repeal the Obama health care law

Legendary singer Connie Francis auctions life's treasures

Sep 29, 2017

Connie Francis' decades-long career is marked by all the glittering things of Hollywood royalty; she's auctioning off some of her favorite trinkets this weekend

Rich colors dominate the runway at Paris Fashion Week

Sep 29, 2017

Rich colors and silken prints have taken over the runway at Paris Fashion Week

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