Sep 28, 2011 10:50 EDT
MILAN (Reuters) - Fashion designers poured gold onto the Milan catwalks this week with collections rich in metallic finishes and designed to appeal to buyers who are keeping the luxury industry afloat in austere times.
Sep 25, 2011 08:50 EDT
MILAN (Reuters) - Milan fashion houses hope emerging markets will allow the luxury industry to ride out any new recession.
Dec 29, 2010 20:11 EST
Anger was mounting in Northern Ireland among tens of thousands of people left without water supplies after a rapid thaw of pipes following freezing weather caused many to burst.
Dec 29, 2010 19:05 EST
Anger was mounting in Northern Ireland on Thursday among tens of thousands of people left without water supplies after a rapid thaw of pipes following freezing weather caused many to burst.
Dec 29, 2010 15:04 EST
Northern Ireland faces health concerns as tens of thousands struggle without water supplies. Frustration and fears of disease mounted in Northern Ireland on Wednesday as 36,000 people were left without water, some for more than a week, after a deep freeze and a sudden thaw caused aging pipes to burst.
Dec 21, 2010 18:49 EST
Stanley Nelson film 'Freedom Riders' recounts 1961 quest to end segregated bus travel in South. Filmmaker Stanley Nelson says his new documentary about the courageous activists who defiantly opposed the 1960s segregation of the South may help inspire a new generation of youth.
Oct 19, 2010 06:48 EDT
MILAN (Reuters Life!) - Italian fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have hooked up with a boxing team in a first sponsorship deal as they look to pack more punch in the outdoor and lifestyle markets.
Jun 05, 2009 14:44 EDT
Minority teachers underrepresented at theology schools, group aims to reverse course. Minority teachers are underrepresented at theological schools and need more financial help and encouragement to become faculty, according to a prominent group of scholars dedicated to improving religious education.