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E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

Stitch Fix, an online clothing styling service, files for IPO – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Stitch Fix Inc., an online clothing styling service, has filed to go public. The company is one of several that ships shoppers clothing to try on at home before they buy. With Stitch Fix, customers pay $20 to receive five clothing items. Customers can ship back whatever they don’t like or they’ll be charged for anything they keep, minus the $20 fee. It has a lot of competition, though: Department…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Friday, October 20, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

“Dirty John”: Journalism as Noir Entertainment – The New Yorker

Thursday, October 19, 2017

“Dirty John,” a suspenseful and psychologically intense true-crime series released in its entirety last week, is the first podcast by the veteran newspaper journalist Christopher Goffard. It’s a new kind of hybrid: a podcast-and-print collaboration, between Wondery and the Los Angeles Times. It was released chapter by chapter over the week, beginning one Sunday and concluding the next, in the style of an investigative print series. It’s garnered some five…

Banner named newspaper of the year – Wicked Local Wellfleet

Thursday, October 19, 2017

The Provincetown Banner received the prestigious 2017 New England Newspaper of the Year award from the New England Newspaper and Press Association (NENPA) last Thursday at its conference in Natick. Judging was based on the submission of two issues of the newspaper from the past year, one of which was required to have a March 2017 publication date. The Banner won in the category of weekly…

Newspaper headlines: PM pledge and FA chiefs ‘urged to resign’ – BBC News

Thursday, October 19, 2017

A year on from the Brexit referendum, says the Financial Times, the government has still not spelled out what that will mean for the economy. The paper sees division in the two main parties, the House of Lords, and across the UK. If things turn nasty, it thinks the government should resist the “petulant and reckless” option of walking out. But the Sun tells Theresa May “the time for niceties…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

E!’s ‘Fashion Police’ will end next month – Los Angeles Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, who co-created the series and served as executive producer, succeeded the veteran comic as the host in 2015, dishing her mother’s signature one-liners and celebrity-aimed zingers. E! personality Giuliana Rancic, stylist Brad Goreski, reality star NeNe Leakes and comedian Margaret Cho now serve as panelists alongside her, along with a slew of celebrity guests who weigh in on notable fashion hits and misses. “Joan’s beloved no-holds-barred style fueled the franchise’s clever approach to…

Model Cameron Russell calls out the fashion industry on sexual harassment – The Guardian

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Dozens of models are banding together to share anonymous accounts of sexual harassment as the controversy over Harvey Weinstein expands to other industries. Model and activist Cameron Russell, 30, began sharing stories on her Instagram feed last week, explaining that she wanted to shine a light on abuse of young, often inexperienced models by seasoned professionals in the business. “Hearing about #harveyweinstein this week has sparked conversations about how widespread…

Disability rights organisations ‘welcome’ Tommy Hilfiger’s new clothing collection for disabled adults – Telegraph.co.uk

Thursday, October 19, 2017

American designer Tommy Hilfiger has announced plans to expand his fashion collections and offer sartorial solutions for disabled adults – a proposal that has received a great response from leading disability rights organisations in the UK. Hilfiger’s new ‘Adaptive’ offering, which is available now on the US website and is intended to eventually roll out worldwide, consists of 37 men’s and 34 women’s styles with features like velcro and magnetic fastenings…

Male Execs Pretty Sure Assault’s Not a Problem in Fashion – Racked

Thursday, October 19, 2017

This story originally appeared in Racked’s daily newsletter. Want more news from Racked? Sign up for our newsletter here. Every industry is examining its own role in turning a blind eye to its particular Harvey Weinsteins, and fashion is no exception. On Wednesday, Women’s Wear Daily published a story about sexual harassment in the fashion industry as it related to advertising, specifically discussing what it’s like on set during photo…

Target Expands Its Clothing Options to Fit Kids With Special Needs – Mental Floss

Thursday, October 19, 2017

An elusive spider that was believed to be extinct in Britain has been spotted for the first time in nearly 50 years, according to The Telegraph. Pretty little Thanatus formicinus—more commonly known as the diamond spider—is just a third of an inch long and gets its name from the thin black diamond on its hairy gray abdomen. The spider typically lives in damp areas with moss and flowering plants, like…

Pioneering Virtual Reality and New Video Technologies in Journalism – New York Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

How do you pilot test new technologies for video? How do you determine if something makes the cut for broader use in the newsroom? Photo Ms. Hopkins said that V.R. helps create a sense of place, such as an interactive music installation inspired by myths of forest spirits. Credit Danny Ghitis for The New York Times Sometimes we practice with new cameras around the office or at home before using…

Live Journalism, with Song, History and Taylor Mac in Melbourne – New York Times

Thursday, October 19, 2017

I was there last night for a six-hour segment of what will be a 24-hour show (the final six hours are Friday night) in part simply for the fun of what one New York Times critic previously described as “one of the great experiences of my life.” But I was also there because I’ll be hosting a discussion with Taylor and his company on Saturday as part of the festival….

Turkey’s Erdogan Calls on Mayors to Resign, Hurriyet Newspaper Says – Voice of America

Thursday, October 19, 2017

ANKARA —  Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan has called on mayors of three major cities to resign, including the high-profile mayor of the capital, Ankara, the Hurriyet newspaper reported Thursday, in a push to revitalize his ruling party ahead of 2019 elections. The comments mark Erdogan’s most explicit demand yet for a shake-up of veteran politicians, some of whom are nationally prominent, after voters in many cities rejected an April referendum…