As the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose above 13,000 – reaching a new high – retail shares ended Wednesday up.
Evelyn Lauder’s annual Hot Pink Party may have gone “cool” this season, but her charity’s proceeds were tallied to a very hot number: $4.5 million.
Pippi Longstocking, Nancy Drew, Ramona Quimby and…Cynthia Rowley? With her new book, “Slim: A Fantasy Memoir” (Rizzoli), the multitasking designer is positioning herself as the latest in a pantheon of little-girl heroines.
Turkish novelist Elif Shafak hasn’t had a happy 12 months. Last summer, the 36-year-old spent most of her first pregnancy preparing to go on trial.
Knock off a dress design and go to jail.
The U.S. brushed aside remarks by Vice Premier Wu Yi of China, who said the filing of two complaints against China in the World Trade Organization for alleged breaches of global intellectual property rights rules will damage bilateral trade relations.
William F. Buckley Jr. and his son Christopher have released plans for a celebration of the life of the late social and fashion icon Pat Buckley – and, fittingly enough, it will be at the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The sale of Dennis Publishing is moving to the next stage after the latest round of bids came in Tuesday.
Apparel sales were strong across large sections of the U.S. in March and early April, even as overall economic activity grew moderately.