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Oscar de la Renta, legendary designer, dead at 82
NEW YORK (AP) At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.
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'Death Becomes Her:' British royalty headlines NY show
New York (AFP) - The Oscar-winning Hollywood comedy "Death Becomes Her" has lent its name to a New York exhibition that reveals nothing was more becoming to a 19th century widow than black crepe.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:31:21 -0400
Museum shows Louis Armstrong photos by friend
NEW YORK (AP) Louis Armstrong sometimes referred to Jack Bradley as his "white son," inviting him to private rehearsals, recording sessions, on the road, his dressing room and home. Bradley had unrestricted access to his hero for 12 years, documenting him through thousands of photographs and saving Armstrong's sound recordings, fan letters and even handkerchiefs.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 01:37:17 -0400
Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82
NEW YORK (AP) Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites, first ladies and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. He was 82.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:59:58 -0400
Cost of making 'Hobbit' movies up to $745 million
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) The movie trilogy "The Hobbit" has so far cost nearly three-quarters of a billion dollars to make as the epic continues to set new benchmarks for studio spending.
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:49:59 -0400
AP PHOTOS: De la Renta's creations over the years
NEW YORK (AP) Oscar de la Renta, who died Monday at 82, shaped American couture half a century ago when it emerged as a serious rival to European fashion designers.
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Survey shows media differences due to politics
NEW YORK (AP) Conservatives and liberals not only have different political views, they diverge sharply on what news sources they rely upon and trust, a survey has found.
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