Crocs shoe tracks help link Alaska man to burglaries
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Crocs shoe tracks help link Alaska man to burglaries

  FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Crocs plastic shoes left tread marks that helped link a 22-year-old Fairbanks man to downtown burglaries, authorities said. The owner of a building where break-ins occurred provided surveillance footage to police, who posted it on the department’s Facebook page. Roland Huntington Grace’s name was among several mentioned by tipsters, according … Continue reading

No promises by Giuliana Rancic to return to ‘Fashion Police’
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No promises by Giuliana Rancic to return to ‘Fashion Police’

NEW YORK (AP) — Giuliana Rancic isn’t making any promises that she’ll return to “Fashion Police” in the fall. The E! Entertainment personality appeared on the “Today” show Monday to promote her new book, “Going off Script.” And she also seemed to go off-script at the interview’s conclusion, when host Savannah Guthrie asked if Rancic … Continue reading

Vegas nightclub aims for VIP feel without VIP price
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Vegas nightclub aims for VIP feel without VIP price

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Neil Moffitt wants everyone — and he means everyone — to have a good view of his new 75,000-square-foot megaclub inside Las Vegas’ Caesars Palace that includes an open-air deck, LED screens rigged with motion sensors and cocktail waitresses who descend from the ceiling to deliver some patrons’ drinks. He hopes … Continue reading

Ciao Milan, it’s Bonjour for Paris Fashion Week
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Ciao Milan, it’s Bonjour for Paris Fashion Week

PARIS (AP) — Bye, New York! Ciao, Milan! Bonjour, Paris! The world’s largest traveling circus of fashion editors, models, buyers and journalists has descended on the French capital, clutching their metro maps and city guides, to cap the ready-to-wear fashion season. For fall-winter 2015-16, the dizzying 92 scheduled shows mean the nine-day “week” almost tears … Continue reading

New fashion museum exhibit documents Lauren Bacall: The Look
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New fashion museum exhibit documents Lauren Bacall: The Look

NEW YORK (AP) — On stage, screen and magazine covers, Lauren Bacall was known as “The Look,” but in her regular life, the late icon described her style as “studied carelessness.” Now, more than six months after her death, student curators at the Museum at theFashion Institute of Technology have managed to capture both sides … Continue reading

‘Fashion Police’ host Griffin gets Oscars red carpet ready
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‘Fashion Police’ host Griffin gets Oscars red carpet ready

NEW YORK (AP) — Kathy Griffin likes to joke (or is she serious?) that, one year on her tax return, she put her profession as “Anonymous.” Such is her multi-hyphenate stature: a standup comic, sitcom star, reality-show queen, periodic D-Lister and, now, host of “Fashion Police,” E! network’s rollicking red-carpet rip. Griffin has retrieved the … Continue reading

Mannie Fresh: Lil Wayne maybe craving more than Cash Money
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Mannie Fresh: Lil Wayne maybe craving more than Cash Money

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) — Veteran producer Mannie Fresh says Lil Wayne may have outgrown his record label. The rapper filed a lawsuit against Cash Money Records in New York last week, claiming the label owes him $8 million and seeking to nullify his contracts. Fresh, Cash Money’s resident producer until 2005, says Wayne is … Continue reading