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Mossimo Giannulli asks to finish prison sentence at home

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli asked Thursday to serve the remainder of his five-month prison term at home, saying he spent eight weeks in solitary confinement before being transferr...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Dec. 31, the 366th and final day of 2020. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 31, 2019, the health commis...

Lives Lost: Families find solace in memories and mementos

Long after the funeral or memorial, if one was even possible, and long after the condolence cards, the phone calls of support, there is simply the emptiness. That’s when the memories rush in. ...

Business Highlights

Child labor in palm oil industry tied to Girl Scout cookies An Associated Press investigation has found an army of children toiling beneath a canopy of towering palm oil trees in Ind...

France’s Academy of Fine Arts says famed fashion designer Pierre Cardin has died at 98

PARIS (AP) — France’s Academy of Fine Arts says famed fashion designer Pierre Cardin has died at 98.

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98

The French fashion designer Pierre Cardin died at a hospital in Neuilly, west of Paris, on Tuesday at the age of 98, his family told news agency AFP. "It is a day of great sadness for all our fa...

Lori Loughlin released after prison term in college scam

“Full House” actor Lori Loughlin was released from prison Monday after spending two months behind bars for paying half a million dollars in bribes to get her two daughters into college. ...

Taiwanese fashion designer's new collection features scrap metal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Who says fast fashion is dominating the world when haute couture that requires welding thrives? Taiwanese fashion designer Wang Li-ling (汪俐伶) launched a new series of o...

Former exam administrator gets probation in bribery scheme

BOSTON (AP) — A former college entrance exam administrator was sentenced on Monday to one year of probation for her role in the college admissions bribery scheme that has ensnared wealthy parents acro...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Dec. 21, the 356th day of 2020. There are 10 days left in the year. Winter arrives at 5:02 a.m. Eastern time. Today’s Highlight ...

Despite bleak 2020, celebrities make effort to brighten year

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yes, 2020 may seem like a complete fail with all the constant bad news and tragic moments. It’s been filled with gloom and doom, but some celebrities and those inspired by them have...

Oliva Jade Giannulli learning from family college 'mess-up'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Maybe Olivia Jade Giannulli had hoped for kid-glove treatment in choosing the family vibe of “Red Table Talk” for her first public comments about the college admissions scandal invo...

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2020

In a year defined by a devastating pandemic, the world lost iconic defenders of civil rights, great athletes and entertainers who helped define their genres. Many of their names hold...

Mossimo Giannulli reports to prison in college bribery case

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli reported to prison on Thursday to begin serving his five-month sentence for bribing his daughters' way into college, officials said. ...

Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli reports to prison for 5-month sentence for paying bribes in college admissions scam

BOSTON (AP) — Fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli reports to prison for 5-month sentence for paying bribes in college admissions scam.