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Best in Show: Fairytale at Dolce & Gabbana, Agnona's Evening and a Quieter Pucci

Straight from Milan, BoF brings you the top shows from Saturday 22nd and Sunday 23rd of February: Dolce & Gabbana, Agnona and Emilio Pucci.<p><b>By BoF …

#theLIST: Fashion Week City Guide: J.J. Martin's Milan

U.S. expat, maximalist, street style reg, former BAZAAR editor and contributor to both Wallpaper* and WSJ magazines, J.J. Martin takes you inside her Milan.<p>U.S. expat, maximalist, street style reg, former BAZAAR editor and contributor to both Wallpaper* and WSJ magazines, J.J. Martin takes you …

Milan fashion week fairytale found lacking an Oscar knight

Dolce and Gabbana show typifies year in which Milan has dressed down for a look that shuns the usual Hollywood glitz<p>With one week to go before the Oscars, Hollywood is getting ready for its glitziest night out. In Milan the city's designers are showcasing their newest designs. Despite the distance …

Accessory Look of the Day: Fall 2014

Bazaar's accessory editors select their favorite shoes, bags, jewelry and more during Fashion Week. Follow us daily for the chicest round-up of extras on the runway.<p>Bazaar's accessory editors selected their favorite shoes, bags, jewelry and more from Fall 2014. See all the chic offerings.

In One Day, Bills Allowing Anti-LGBT Discrimination Fail In Four States

Legislation that would protect those who discriminate against LGBT people based on religious beliefs either failed or faced major setbacks in South Dakota, Kansas, Idaho, and Tennessee. LGBT advocates say the failures are an "important repudiation" of the latest anti-LGBT tactics. Update: The …

LGBTQI

Colorado Same-Sex Couples Sue For Marriage Rights

Lawsuit filed in state court on Wednesday. Update: Another marriage lawsuit pending in the state is due for a hearing this summer.<p>WASHINGTON — Nine same-sex couples in Colorado, some married elsewhere and others not, sued in state court in Denver on Wednesday for the right to marry and have …

Same-Sex Couples

Spox denies Bevin same-sex remarks

A spokeswoman for Matt Bevin, the primary opponent of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, denied Thursday that the Kentucky candidate said same-sex marriage could eventually lead to marriages between parents and children.<p>In an interview with Christian radio host Janet Mefferd on Wednesday, …

Erick Erickson says businesses are “aiding and abetting” sin when serving gay couples

The Fox News pundit is mad at Kirsten Powers because she doesn’t support anti-gay Jim Crow laws<p>Stridently homophobic right-wing pundit and Fox News contributor Erick Erickson is scrapping with a fellow member of the Fox News universe again — and this time, it's theological.<p>As flagged by Luke …

Obama adviser Rice has no regrets on 2012 Benghazi comments

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's national security adviser, Susan Rice, said on Sunday she was not "100 percent correct" in her remarks after the deadly 2012 attack on a U.S. compound in Libya, but called it patently false to say she intentionally misled Americans about the …

Associated Press News

At White House, Jindal Will Lead GOP Governors’ Call For Action On Jobs

Republican Governors Association Vice Chair Bobby Jindal will take the lead when GOP governors visit the White House Monday morning for a business …

Venezuela: chaos and thuggery take the place of the pretty revolution

Hugo Chávez's dream world has become a nightmare of shot-down protesters, jailed oppositionists, economic meltdown and a brutal war waged against a defiant middle class<p>Hugo Chávez used to call it <i>la revolución bonita</i> (the pretty revolution), but the world looked at Venezuela last week and saw only …

Associated Press News

UK says to use Merkel visit to push curbs to 'welfare shopping' | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Sunday it planned to use a visit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel this week to try to persuade Berlin to support measures to discourage people from moving within the European Union to tap welfare benefits.<p>Romanians check in their luggage for a flight to Heathrow …

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