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  1. Magritte exhibit opens in Brussels 50 years after his deathThu, 21 Sep 2017 13:28:14 -0400
    BRUSSELS (Reuters) - An exhibition opened at Brussels' Atomium building on Thursday to honor twin anniversaries of two Belgian icons -- the Atomium itself, which turns 60 next year, and Surrealist painter Rene Magritte, who died 50 years ago. More...
  2. Yoko Ono won't let it be, forces 'John Lemon' drink to re-brandWed, 20 Sep 2017 12:18:02 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - It wasn't exactly instant karma when Beatle John Lennon's widow, Yoko Ono, heard about a Polish beverage company's new drink called "John Lemon". More...
  3. Nigerian fashion magazine stirs debate about men in skirtsWed, 20 Sep 2017 12:19:20 -0400
    LAGOS (Reuters) - Nigerians who say a new online fashion magazine promotes homosexuality by featuring men wearing makeup or clad only in miniskirts have misunderstood its agenda, according to its founder. More...
  4. Polish climbers hope to make historic winter conquest of K2Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:28:56 -0400
    RZEDKOWICE, Poland (Reuters) - Polish climbers hope to pull off one of the last big feats of mountaineering in coming months by scaling K2, the world's second highest peak and the only of the 14 exceeding 8,000 meters (26,246 ft) yet to be conquered in wintertime. More...
  5. Tommy Hilfiger closes out London Fashion Week with 'rock circus' showTue, 19 Sep 2017 19:38:10 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - U.S. designer Tommy Hilfiger closed out London Fashion Week with a rock-themed show held at a venue famous for classic rock concerts, featuring model and social media star Gigi Hadid as the centerpiece of the event. More...
  6. Fashion doesn't need to kill animals: British designer MacDonaldWed, 20 Sep 2017 18:58:31 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - British fashion designer Julien MacDonald has apologized for using fur in his past collections - raising a hot topic that returned to rock London Fashion Week. More...
  7. Diverse shapes, sizes, colors dominate Emmys red carpetSun, 17 Sep 2017 23:07:42 -0400
    (Reuters) - The Emmy awards red carpet challenged the traditional ideals of Hollywood beauty on Sunday with diversity in race, body shape and sexual identity reinventing television's biggest runway. More...
  8. Brexit looms over London catwalk as overseas brands take spotlightFri, 15 Sep 2017 13:23:07 -0400
    LONDON (Reuters) - London kicked off fashion week on Friday to pleas from the local fashion industry to protect the city's international outlook as uncertainty about Britain's impending departure from the EU hung in the air for the second year in a row. More...
  9. Japan restaurant highlights dementia awarenessSun, 17 Sep 2017 03:30:51 -0400
    TOKYO, Japan (Reuters) - Diners have no complaints about the service at a pop-up restaurant in central Tokyo, where the 17 waiters and waitresses all suffer from dementia. More...
  10. Koala survives 16 km drive trapped under 4WDSat, 16 Sep 2017 05:11:05 -0400
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - A koala survived a 16-kilometre (10-mile) road trip in Australia clinging to the axle of a four wheel drive vehicle, before the driver stopped and heard the cries of the traumatized animal. More...
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