Funeral held for sailor in V-J Day Times Square kiss photo

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — The sailor photographed kissing a woman in Times Square at the end of World War II was mourned Friday at a funeral in Rhode Island. George Mendonsa's funeral was...

Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died

PARIS (AP) — Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashio...

Nigeria delays its election; candidates rush back to capital

YOLA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigerians awakened on Saturday to find the presidential election delayed a week until Feb. 23 because of what the electoral commission called unspecified "challenges." ...

Syrians act in playback theater to heal war trauma

BEIRUT (AP) — The young Syrian woman walked on stage and began telling the story of her brother's kidnapping in the early years of her country's civil war, wiping away tears as she recalled the 2013 i...

Is Beto back? O'Rourke's Trump counter-rally teases 2020 run

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — His voice occasionally cracking, Beto O'Rourke delivered an emotional appeal to thousands of cheering El Pasoans, vowing that Donald Trump shouldn't be allowed to stoke fears in ...

A modern take on the classic white shirt at Carolina Herrera

NEW YORK (AP) — When the last model walked down the Carolina Herrera runway in a floor-length, billowing gown that looked like a huge white shirt, it was a playful nod in two ways. F...

'Napalm Girl' Kim Phuc receives German prize for peace work

BERLIN (AP) — Kim Phuc, known as the 'Napalm Girl' pictured in an iconic 1972 Vietnam War photo, is receiving a 10,000 euro ($11,350) award in Germany for her peace work. Organizers ...

Palm Angels lights up NY Fashion Week with strobes, stags

NEW YORK (AP) — With a strobe light show worthy of a seizure warning and classic statuary in clear boxes, Milan streetwear cool guy Francesco Ragazzi brought his celeb-popular Palm Angels brand to New...

Authorities: Photographer drugged, raped young models

MCMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — A professional photographer drugged and sexually assaulted young models or aspiring models he worked with in Oregon and California, federal and state authorities said Wednesda...

Eva Longoria a triple threat with ABC series 'Grand Hotel'

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, where TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ...

Two Taiwanese nominated in Sony World Photography Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) —Two Taiwanese photographers have been nominated in this year’s Sony World Photography Awards. The nominees of the international photography competition were announ...

Don McCullin photo show looks at 6 decades covering conflict

LONDON (AP) — Don McCullin's most famous photographs scorch with the physical and emotional brutality of conflict: a shell-shocked American soldier in Vietnam, a starving woman and child in Nigeria's ...

Plane breaks apart over California neighborhood, 5 killed

YORBA LINDA, Calif. (AP) — Five people died and two were injured after a small plane apparently came apart Sunday over a suburban Southern California neighborhood, raining debris on streets and backya...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. BLACKFACE SCANDAL UNDERLINES "FESTERING WOUND" OF RACISM ...

The Latest: Cuomo calls for investigation of federal jail

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the lack of heat and electricity at a federal detention center in New York City (all times local): 3:20 p.m. New York Gov. Andrew Cuom...