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Chris Michaud

Rare 1932 'The Mummy' film poster poised to hit record $1 million at auction

Oct 11 2018

NEW YORK A rare, original poster from the Boris Karloff horror classic, "The Mummy," is expected to sell for over $1 million, a record price for a film poster, Sotheby's said on Thursday.

Kate Spade brand honors its late founder at New York fashion show

Sep 09 2018

NEW YORK Fashion brand Kate Spade on Friday staged its first runway show since its founder's death in June, paying tribute to the designer with cards placed on seats that recalled her "sparkle."

Disney villains provide inspiration at New York fashion show

Sep 08 2018

NEW YORK No one wants to be a fashion victim, but fashion villains owned the runway on Friday as designers The Blonds served up spicy and spiky styles with a show inspired by Disney's vamps and vixens. | Video

Designer Ralph Lauren marks 50th anniversary with Central Park fashion gala

Sep 08 2018

NEW YORK Top fashion designer Ralph Lauren marked 50 years in the business on Friday with a celebrity-filled gala in Manhattan's Central Park. | Video

New York's Fashion Week kicks off month of global presentations

Sep 05 2018

NEW YORK Top designers, A-list stars and thousands of fashionistas will converge on New York this week for the annual week-long preview of Spring fashion, which officially kicks off on Thursday following a Wednesday evening show of creations by luxury brand maven Tom Ford. | Video

Fake Trump family riffs on real news in musical spoof

Aug 22 2018

NEW YORK The family of reality show star turned U.S. President Donald Trump has inspired a new Off-Broadway cabaret spoof promoted by former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci. | Video

Collection of late actor Robin Williams to hit auction block

Jul 20 2018

NEW YORK Artwork, memorabilia, personal possessions and other ephemera from the collection of actor Robin Williams and his former wife Marsha will hit the auction block in October with a portion of proceeds benefiting causes they supported, Sotheby's said on Friday.

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U.S. gives Saudis more time on Khashoggi; Mnuchin spurns conference

The top U.S. diplomat advised President Donald Trump on Thursday to give Saudi Arabia more time to investigate journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance even as Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin abandoned plans to attend an investor conference in Riyadh, putting the high-profile event in question.