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De la Renta gave first ladies fashion, friendship

Oscar de la Renta First Ladies

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For America's first ladies, Oscar de la Renta was more than just a skilled artist who helped give them a dose of confidence whenever they slipped into his dresses, beaded gowns and pantsuits. He was also a friend to some of them. Read more

Nielsen's top prime-time programs for Oct. 13-19

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Oct. 13-19. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. Read more

Obama pitches for votes on black radio

Obama Black Voters

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President Barack Obama is turning to black radio listeners to plead for midterm votes, a targeted approach to drum up Democratic support at a time when many candidates don't want him around in person. Read more

CBS retained its Nielsen ratings crown last week

Football scored half of the Top 10 slots in last week's Nielsen ratings. Read more

Lights out time for first Thomas Kinkade gallery

A Northern California shop that was the first to feature the work of artist Thomas Kinkade and helped popularize the self-proclaimed "Painter of Light" is going out of business. Read more

'S.H.I.E.L.D' fans push for Coulson/May romance

People Clark Gregg

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There's Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, aka Brangelina, and Kim Kardashian and Kanye West, aka Kimye. But are you ready for Philinda? Read more

Teresa Giudice asks to serve term in halfway house

Real Housewives Charges

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"Real Housewives of New Jersey" star Teresa Giudice (JOO'-dys) is petitioning to serve most of her federal prison sentence in a halfway house. Read more

Hernandez on track for May trial in double killing

Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez remains on track for a May trial on two murder charges. Read more

Oil CEO in sad toll of famed plane crash victims

Plane Crashes Famous Names

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Christophe de Margerie, the charismatic CEO of Total SA whose silver handlebar earned him the nickname "Big Mustache," died late Monday at a Moscow airport when his private jet collided with a snowplow whose driver was drunk, according to Russian investigators. Read more

Kimono's evolution reflects changing Japan

Crafts-Design-Kimonos

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It's difficult to imagine a more eloquent symbol of Japan than the deceptively simple, T-shaped kimono. Traditional yet ever changing, the kimono ("thing to wear," in Japanese) has evolved dramatically over the past 150 years. Read more

Famed Elvis photographer Alfred Wertheimer dies

Obit-Alfred Wertheimer

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Alfred Wertheimer, the photographer whose portraits of Elvis Presley documented the birth of a music legend, has died. Read more

Law signed to curb Abu-Jamal's 'obscene celebrity'

Abu-Jamal Victim Anguish Law

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Ignoring the chants of protesters on the block where a police officer was killed and the cause célèbre of Mumia Abu-Jamal was born, Gov. Tom Corbett signed into law Tuesday a measure he said would curb the "obscene celebrity" cultivated by convicts at the expense of victims. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Oct. 13 to Sunday, Oct. 19 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the most streamed tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, Oct. 13 to Sunday Oct. 19 via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Read more

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks

iBook charts for week ending October 20, 2014: Read more

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending October 20, 2014: Read more

Fashion icon mourned in Dominican homeland

Obit Oscar de la Renta Dresses Photo Gallery

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Designer Oscar de la Renta was mourned Tuesday in the Dominican Republic as a native son who brought glamour and prestige to a largely poor country better known for baseball and beaches than elegant evening wear. Read more

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending October 20, 2014: Read more

From Kors to DVF, fashion mourns de la Renta

Obit Oscar de la Renta Dresses Photo Gallery

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Fun, sunny, romantic. Oscar de la Renta approached fashion and life on those terms, but there was more, so much more, those who loved and admired the designer say. Read more

Love, discipline fuel Neil Diamond's latest album

Neil Diamond Portrait Session

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Neil Diamond wrote and recorded his first studio album of new material in six years floating in the heady glow of new love. Read more

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