Halima Aden appears on the cover of Teen Vogue's new digital issue.

Minnesota's pioneering Muslim model now an ambassador for UNICEF

Halima Aden wants to be "an advocate for refugees" as an ambassador for UNICEF.

Scene + Heard: Goldstein Museum's Cocktails by Design

July 12
Mary and Bob Shaffer with Reginaldo Reyes.

Shoe designer John Fluevog is cool again – maybe he always was

July 13
A series of photos showing shows designed by John Fluevog, at his store in Brooklyn.
New stores, fresh designs and renewed appreciation for an '80s and '90s club mainstay.
Movies
7 minutes ago

'McQueen' examines career of a brilliant, troubled designer

The London fashion world didn't know quite what hit it when Alexander McQueen's disheveled models staggered down the runway at his 1995 "Highland Rape" show, their Scottish-inspired clothing ripped to expose breasts and nether regions.
Variety
2:15pm

Fashion firms upend design routine to focus on speed, trends

Prototypes? Passe. Fashion company Betabrand saw that knitwear was a hot style in sneakers and wanted to quickly jump on the trend for dressier shoes. It put a poll up on its website asking shoppers what style they liked, and based on that had a shoe for sale online in just one week.
Variety
10:15am

Manager: Asking Muslim kids to leave pool not discrimination

A Delaware pool manager who asked Muslim children to leave a pool because of their clothing says her action was not discriminatory.
Variety
July 15
John Cynn competes at the final table during the World Series of Poker main event Friday, July 13, 2018, in Las Vegas.

John Cynn claims World Series of Poker title, wins $8.8M

The 2018 World Series of Poker champion is an Indiana resident and professional player who barely missed the cut for the final table two years ago.
Movies
July 13

Tours and tattoos mark Friday the 13th

There's nothing superstitious about Friday the 13th as two towns celebrate the day with tours or tattoos.
Celebrities
July 11

Swinging '60s styles up for auction from Sharon Tate estate

Mini-dresses and a wedding dress are among the items from estate of actress Sharon Tate are going up for auction.
National
July 10

Hero or villain? Trump's court pick is in for a fight

To hear Republicans tell it, Brett Kavanaugh is a skilled and well-respected judge who reveres the Constitution. To Democrats, he's a threat to women's reproductive rights and the Obama health care program.
Movies
July 9

Superhero pose: Wonder Woman Gal Gadot visits kids' hospital

Movie star Gal Gadot surprised children at a Virginia hospital with a superpowered superhero moment: She visited them wearing her iconic Amazonian armor costume from the popular "Wonder Woman" film.
Variety
July 9

Trial begins for man accused in 2016 slaying of UT student

A 20-year-old man accused of strangling and sexually assaulting a University of Texas freshman on campus in April 2016 is facing trial.
National
July 9

Report: Wisconsin cities face $2.25B in unfunded liabilities

Wisconsin's 25 largest cities face $2.25 billion in unfunded retiree health care liabilities, with increasing costs over a three-year period in Milwaukee and Racine negating savings elsewhere, the Wisconsin Policy Forum reported Monday.
Movies
July 8
The house The Parr family’s retro-futuristic home is a character in its own right in “Incredibles 2.” Inspiration for the Palm Beach modernist d

Summer 2018's most stylish movie is a cartoon: 'Incredibles 2'

Summer 2018's most fashionable movie is a cartoon.
Music
July 7

Elvis, Beatles memorabilia items on display at Hard Rock

Elvis Presley's Rolls Royce, the suits the Beatles wore on their first tour of America, Bruce Springsteen's sleeveless faded denim jacket and colorful headband, and Michael Jackson's famous glove are among the items of music memorabilia on display at Atlantic City's new Hard Rock casino.
Variety
July 6
Gubernatorial nominee Cynthia Nixon answered questions for the media as she left the New York state Democratic convention, May 23, 2018, in Hempstead,

It's 2018: Women can run for office without wearing pantsuits

Women candidates are rethinking what it means to "dress to win."
Celebrities
July 6

Vested interest: Southgate leads England in sartorial style

Gareth Southgate may do for the vest what Britain's future King Edward VII did for the tuxedo.
Variety
July 6

Man takes a naked stroll through the city

A man has decided to take a stroll in the buff through a Vermont downtown on a simmering day.
Variety
July 5
Deirdre, Samantha and Joseph Haj.

Scene + Heard: Guthrie's 'Tonight, Tonight!' gala

The Guthrie in downtown Minneapolis was transformed into the concrete jungle of midcentury Manhattan for the theater’s “Tonight, Tonight!” gala. The “West Side Story”-themed cocktail…
National
July 5

I scream, you scream: Jury to settle bitter dessert dispute

A battle between two dessert companies — Mister Cookie Face and 600 lb Gorillas — is heating up in Boston's federal courthouse. And it all started with an ice cream sandwich.
Variety
July 4
If you’re just starting to explore exfoliation, experts recommend starting with gentler enzyme-based products.

Expert exfoliation tips for the best skin ever

A guide to acid cleansers, toners, retinoids and peels, once and for all.
National
July 3

Hawaii bans sale of sunscreens with coral-harming chemicals

Hawaii Gov. David Ige on Tuesday signed legislation that will ban the sale of sunscreens containing two chemicals believed to harm coral reefs.
Variety
July 3
Roger Federer of Switzerland sends a ball into the stands after defeating Serbia's Dusan Lajovic, in their first round match at the Wimbledon Tennis C

Federer loses his initials, still wins at Wimbledon

Roger Federer didn't need his initials to sign off on another masterful display at Wimbledon.