Alicia Mcneil

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In the Mood for... Paradoxes

“I’m drawn to objects that juxtapose seemingly contradictory ideas,” says Alexander Wang, Balenciaga’s creative director. “It’s arresting when something mundane is done in an über-luxurious way. That has become a through line for how I approach design—I love a good surprise.”

Secret Service agents disrupted bomb investigation at White House, officials say

Two Secret Service agents suspected of driving under the influence and striking a White House security barricade disrupted an active bomb investigation and may have driven over the suspicious package itself, according to current and former government officials familiar with the incident.<p>These and …

Reports detail rape allegations against ex-NFL star Darren Sharper

Two women told Los Angeles police detectives that Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper insisted they take drinks he made before they blacked out and were sexually assaulted, according to LAPD documents.<p>Three LAPD reports obtained by The Times provide new details about the statements women gave to police that …