Houston funeral security tight, fans told stay home

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NEWARK, New Jersey (Reuters) – Police on Thursday said they plan to lock down streets near Saturday’s private funeral for Whitney Houston in her hometown of Newark, New Jersey and urged the thousands of fans expected to crowd the area to stay home. The U.S. pop star will be laid […]

Amanda Knox signs book deal with Harper Collins

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amanda Knox, the American former college student cleared of murder in October by an Italian court, has sold her memoir to HarperCollins, a spokeswoman for the publishing house said on Thursday. The HarperCollins spokeswoman declined to comment on financial terms of the deal or elaborate on […]

George Hamilton in spotlight, looking for a tan

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – George Hamilton moves from story to story, one more outrageous than the next. There is no theme to tie them together but he’s having such a good time telling them, you just let him roll on. “I’m on the Concorde flying from London with Kirk Douglas and […]

Fashion Week gowns take glamour cues from bygone eras

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Elegance, sophistication and a touch of mystery dominated the runway at New York Fashion Week as designers took cues from bygone eras to feature glamorous gowns in silk, brocades, lace and velvet in their 2012 Fall/Winter collections. Like the Hollywood hit films “The Artist” and “Midnight […]

A Minute With: Reese Witherspoon on going to "War"

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LOS ANGELES, Feb 15 (Reuters.com) – In her new romantic comedy “This Means War” Reese Witherspoon portrays a woman who returns to dating after a failed relationship only to find herself torn between two men, who happen to be friends and CIA operatives. The film, which opens in theaters on […]

White protest ribbons all the rage for chic Russians

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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Fashion-conscious Soviets loved hard-to-find Levi’s jeans in the 1980s, oligarchs of the 90s ushered in a passion for Bentley cars and stiletto heels from Dior, but these days all you need to be hip in Russia is a white ribbon and a little anger. Protesting for free […]

Gowns take glamorous cues from bygone eras at Fashion Week

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Elegance, sophistication and a touch of mystery dominated the runway at New York Fashion Week as designers took cues from bygone eras to feature glamorous gowns in silk, brocades, lace and velvet in their 2012 Fall/Winter collections. Like the Hollywood hit films “The Artist” and “Midnight […]

Sergio Mendes gets "Real" about Oscar race

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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – At age 71, in a long career with a string of hit songs and movie music behind him, one might think legendary Brazilian composer Sergio Mendes has it all, but he’s missing one thing: an Oscar. This year, he might just take one home. Mendes’ song […]

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