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Fashion royalty watches as Gucci takes fans on 70s trip

Gucci took an audience sprinkled with fashion royalty on a mind‑expanding trip back to the early 1970s on Wednesday as the global style powerhouse...

Man wins fight to get same-sex union recognized

A judge handed a victory Friday to a gay man who lost his spouse to cancer last month and was denied death benefits because Arizona does not recognize...

Harrods launches Silver Lining shoe collection

The London department store is celebrating its new 'Shoe Heaven' floor with a capsule featuring exclusive designs from designers including...

World tourism numbers up 4.6% in first half: UN

International tourist numbers grew 4.6 percent in the first half of 2014, boosted by strong growth in the Americas, Asia and parts of Europe, the World...

Gucci opens fashion week with hippy chic looks

Milan rang in its fashion week with something old, and something new, and some still on the cusp.

Scientists go ga-ga for baby-talk gene

Scientists said on Tuesday they had identified a gene that appears to play an important part in babies' language development.

The theatre of fashion, and why you need to be there

Live streaming, video replays, Instagram and Twitter updates from the front row -- there are many ways to follow fashion shows these days, but nothing...

Shiny, comfy and bright: key fashion trends from London

Another fashion week has been and gone in London, but as the clothes are squirrelled away until spring, there's time to reflect on the key trends of...

King Richard III died painfully on battlefield

England's King Richard III might well have lost his kingdom for a horse.