6 reasons why yoga pants still rule for women

6 reasons why yoga pants still rule for women

They're forgiving, flattering and oh, so comfortable.

Scene + Heard: Catholic Charities St. Nicholas Dinner

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Scene + Heard: Catholic Charities St. Nicholas Dinner

Pantone picks deep purple 'Ultra Violet' as color of year

December 7
Pantone picks deep purple 'Ultra Violet' as color of year
What we have here in 2017 is a heap of chaos and disruption. What we need in 2018? The Pantone Color Institute thinks whatever that might be will come in the deep purple hue of "Ultra Violet," its color of the year revealed Thursday.
National
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Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017

They made music that inspired legions of fans.Rock 'n' roll founding fathers Chuck Berry and Fats Domino, rockers Tom Petty and Greg Allman, grunge icon…
Movies
December 14

'Dunkirk,' 'Call Me By Your Name' top AP's best 2017 films

Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle name their choices for the best films of 2017.LINDSEY BAHR:1. "Dunkirk": I'm not sure I've ever…
Variety
December 7

Scene + Heard: Partying 1920s style at Fraser Annual Benefit

More than 750 guests — dressed in Roaring ’20s style — came together at the Hilton in downtown Minneapolis for the Fraser Annual Benefit. The…
Celebrities
December 7

Chelsea Handler makes feminist fashion statement on 'Ellen' wearing Minn. T-shirt

The comedian appeared on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" touting female empowerment while wearing a shirt from My Sister.
Variety
December 6

Style calendar: Trunk show and creative apparel outlet sale

Jewelry designer Erica Molinari will host a trunk show featuring charms, rings, earrings and bangles from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. today and Fri. and 10 a.m.-6…
Variety
December 6

Correction: Tattooed Santa-Mall Crackdown story

In a story Dec. 5 about a tattooed mall Santa Claus, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Cherry Hill Programs runs the Oxford Valley Mall. Cherry Hill Programs runs the mall's Santa photo operation.
Variety
December 6

Holiday gifts for your favorite homebody

What to buy for the seasoned lounger on your shopping list? Check out these wintertime luxuries.
Variety
December 4

Did 'Do Not Resuscitate' tattoo reflect patient's true wish?

It was a scenario that emergency room doctors at Jackson Memorial Hospital had discussed but never seen in person — an unconscious patient with a tattoo across his chest that read "Do Not Resuscitate."
Stage & Arts
December 4

Wisconsin couple creating new board game

Janesville tattoo artist Jake Bussie has taken a drawing exercise he developed as brain training for his tattoo work and transformed it into — of all things — a new board game.
Variety
December 2

Scene + Heard: Firefighters for Healing Red Tie Gala

Firefighters for Healing welcomed guests to the sold-out Red Tie Gala at the Marriott at City Center in Minneapolis. The annual event — which included…
National
December 2

Dermatologist settles allegations brought by whistle-blower

Authorities say a Minnesota dermatology practice is paying $850,000 to settle allegations of falsely billing Medicare for procedures and other services.
Variety
December 1

In jewelry, matching just isn't cool anymore

Fashion's trend for bold mixes has moved into the world of precious metals and gemstones.
Stage & Arts
December 1

Duluth's Lincoln Park neighborhood transformed by artisans, brewers, chefs

The business district has experienced a makeover at the hands of makers.
Celebrities
December 1
FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2016, file photo, Kaley Cuoco, right, and Kar...

'Big Bang Theory' star Kaley Cuoco gets engaged

"Big Bang Theory" star Kaley Cuoco has gotten engaged to boyfriend Karl Cook. Cook posted a video on his Instagram account Thursday of a tearful…
Variety
November 30

North Carolina boy burned after re-creating YouTube trick

Authorities say a North Carolina boy suffered severe second-degree burns when he tried to re-create a YouTube video showing how to use a lighter with a bottle of perfume to create a flash fire.
Variety
November 30

Explosions and fire at cosmetics factory ruled accidental

Fire investigators in upstate New York say a cosmetics factory fire that killed one and led to 125 people seeking hospital treatment was ignited by static electricity.
TV & Media
November 28

Southwest customers face more problems on airline website

For a second straight day customers of Southwest Airlines ran into problems Tuesday when trying to use the airline's website to manage their travel plans.
National
November 28

In Trump health secretary pick, Dems have questions but hope

President Donald Trump's pick for health secretary is a former pharmaceutical company executive who already has drawn heat from Democrats over his ties to the pharmaceutical industry. But as Alex Azar faces his first nomination hearing, even some of those critics see signs he could shift the health care debate away from partisan confrontation.
Variety
November 27

The Latest: Police seek help finding man who fired in mall

The Latest on the investigation of a shot fired in a crowded mall (all times local):
November 24

Arkansas woman who used county cash for dog tuxedo sentenced

A former Arkansas County employee who fraudulently spent more than $366,000 using a county credit card to buy personal items, including a tuxedo for her dog, has been sentenced to 20 years of probation.