Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after their wedding ceremony at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Castle.

Meghan Markle's wedding gown was beautiful, but the woman wearing it was unforgettable

Neither red-carpet statement nor Disney-princess fantasy, the dress was in service to the bride herself.

Scene + Heard: PACER Center benefit

May 24
Dave Kaysen and Andrew Zimmern.

Marchesa stages its comeback starring Anna Wintour and Scarlett Johansson

May 18
Scarlett Johansson, wearing a Marchesa gown, appeared with Colin Jost at the Met Gala in New York City on May 7.
The fashion label is staging a comeback starring Anna Wintour and Scarlett Johansson.
Variety
May 23
The dress Meghan Markle wore to an evening reception on her wedding day was by Stella McCartney.

Meghan Markle's second wedding dress was a showstopper by Stella McCartney

Duchess donned a second gown by Stella McCartney.
Variety
May 22

Fashionisto Simon Doonan sees magic, madness in soccer style

Simon Doonan is an established fashionisto and lifelong soccer obsessive, both of which he has poured into a new book dedicated to the style drivers of the sport.
Variety
May 21

Madison barbershop to expand to fight health disparities

A man recently came in to the Men's Health and Education Center on Madison's west side and received a blood pressure screening. His blood pressure was so high that he needed medical attention, but he didn't have health insurance. He mentioned he'd been suffering from mouth pain for over four years.
Movies
May 20

Red carpet fashion: The best looks from Cannes Film Festival

The Cannes Film Festival is about so much more than just movies. It's also one of the biggest celebrity events in the world - pulling in stars ranging from Marion Cotillard to Cate Blanchett, Lupita Nyong'o and Julianne Moore for 12 days of red carpet photo calls. Here are some of the 71st annual festival's most eye-catching looks:
Music
May 19
Idris Elba and Sabrina Dhowre arrive for the wedding ceremony of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at St. George's Chapel in Windsor Castle in Windsor, n

Oprah to Idris: Celebrities spice up royal wedding

Oprah Winfrey seemed a tad confused about her seating assignment. Serena Williams documented her journey to St. George's Chapel on Instagram. Idris Elba smiled broadly as he escorted his fiancee, model Sabrina Dhowre, who wore the obligatory hat.
Variety
May 18

Police: Barber throws angry customer through the window

Police say a stylist at a Brooklyn barbershop threw a client through the front window after he complained about his haircut.
Variety
May 18

Houston's P.J. Tucker's unique style a hit on, off the court

P.J. Tucker wasn't a high draft pick and actually is undersized by NBA standards.
National
May 17

Cases against bikers struggle 3 years after Waco shootout

Texas prosecutors who have failed to convict a single person in the three years since a Waco shooting left nine bikers dead are trying a new tack of targeting fewer cases, but attorneys for the bikers say the evidence is so shaky and the lead prosecutor's credibility so damaged that it will be difficult to make the remaining charges stick.
Variety
May 17
Bill Hodder, Marilyn Carlson Nelson, Yvonne Cheek and Mike Kirkwood.

Scene + Heard: Minnesota Orchestra's Symphony Ball

The Symphony Ball, the annual fundraiser for the Minnesota Orchestra, led guests on a musical stroll down memory lane with its Sounds of the Cinema…
Nation
May 17

Credit card payments evolve beyond the mobile wallet

expanding your options as well as freeing up your hands.
Variety
May 17

How many retweets to wear Crocs to graduation? 2018!

On a whim, a Florida high school senior asked the Crocs shoe company to supply its foam shoes for her and all of her female classmates to wear to graduation, and the company said OK — if her request could get 2,018 retweets.
Stage & Arts
May 16

Rockwell work at center of dispute going back on display

A Norman Rockwell painting at the center of a contentious legal dispute over a Massachusetts museum's decision to sell it soon will be available for public viewing again.
Business
May 16

New online startups offer shoppers more ways to buy lingerie

Shopping for bras, particularly online, can be an exercise in frustration. Changing fashions and better fit tools on sellers' websites are making it a bit easier.
Movies
May 14

Spike Lee's electric 'BlacKkKlansman' premieres at Cannes

Spike Lee's Ku Klux Klan crime drama "BlacKkKlansman" received a rousing, lengthy standing ovation at the 71st Cannes Film Festival.
Celebrities
May 14

It's a Mother's Day engagement for Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson got more than a card on Mother's Day.
Stage & Arts
May 11
Rihanna arrives to the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala at the museum in New York, May 7, 2018.

Holy haute couture: Divine designs grace carpet at Met Gala

Divine designs floated up the red carpet at Monday's religion-themed Met Gala in shimmering golds, reds and fuchsia, in crowns and in crosses, and even a pair of giant wings.
Movies
May 11

Why Rihanna got a criminal sense of deja vu at the Met Gala

When Rihanna attended this week's glitzy Met Gala, she was actually returning to the scene of the crime.
Variety
May 10

In tearful interview, Weinstein's wife says she didn't know

Harvey Weinstein's estranged wife, Georgina Chapman, has given her first interview since scandal erupted around her husband, saying that she never knew about his alleged sexual misconduct, and breaking down in sobs when speaking about their two small children.
Variety
May 10
Christine Beckler, Kim Forbes and Cami Nunn.

Scene + Heard: Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge Gala

More than 1,600 people attended the sold-out Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge Gala at the Hilton in downtown Minneapolis. In addition to a silent auction,…
Home & Garden
May 10

Japanese fashion trends boost L.L. Bean sales

While L.L. Bean has seen flat sales in the U.S., the Maine-based company is rapidly growing overseas due to Japanese fashion trends.