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The fashion world reacts to Oscar De La Renta’s death
Legendary fashion designer Oscar De La Renta died on Monday. He was 82. De La Renta was best known for his gorgeous, feminie gowns seen on Hollywood stars such as Sarah Jessica Parker and Penelope Cruz, first ladies and the well-heeled. Most recently, he created the wedding gown Amal Alamudding wore for her nuptials to George Clooney. Since his passing, celebrities and the...
Two children dead in Lawrence fire
Fire officials have confirmed two boys were found dead after a fire swept through a six-apartment building in Lawrence early this morning. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined, according to the State Fire Marshal's office. Firefighters are working to identify where the blaze began and its cause. The fire began before dawn at 30 Kingston St., according to Lawrence...
Oscar de la Renta dies at 82
Ocsar de la Renta, the fashion designer to the stars, died last night at his home in Kent, Connecticut, USA, age 82, his family has confirmed. De la Renta, who battled cancer for a decade, was considered the king of glamour and dressed celebrities from Sixties greats such as Jackie Kennedy and Audrey Hepburn to today's A-listers like Sarah Jessica Parker and Nicole Kidman....
Oscar Pistorius starts five-year term for killing Reeva Steenkamp
Olympic and Paralympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius started his five-year jail sentence on Tuesday for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, marking the end of a trial that has gripped South Africa and millions around the world. His uncle, Arnold Pistorius, indicated he would not appeal. As judge Thokozile Masipa gave her decision on the 27-year-old's culpable homicide...