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As companies leave Russia, their assets could be seized – WSB-TV Channel 2

The “Evropeisky” shopping center in Moscow was once a symbol of a Russia integrated into the global consumer economy, with atriums named after cities including London, Paris and Rome. But now large parts of the seven-story mall have fallen silent after Western brands from Apple to Victoria’s Secret shut down their Russian operations within two […]

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Judge denies motion to dismiss Jussie Smollett’s conviction – WSB-TV Channel 2

CHICAGO — (AP) — A motion to dismiss actor Jussie Smollett’s conviction for lying to Chicago police about a racist and homophobic attack he himself staged was denied Thursday. Cook County Judge James Linn’s decision upheld the December jury verdict that found Smollett, who is black and gay, guilty of five counts of disorderly conduct. […]

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Ecology, Ukraine and nuns inspire eclectic Parisian fashion – WSB-TV Channel 2

PARIS – (AP) – Designer Gabriela Hearst showed off her green spirit as she staged her Chloé show at Paris Fashion Week on Thursday in a famous Parisian greenhouse. Yet in the bare sands of Parc André Citroën, it was stars like Demi Moore and Maria Sharapova, instead of flowers, that seemed to bloom. Here […]

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Dior reinvents feminist fashion in history in Paris – WSB-TV Channel 2

PARIS — (AP) — Dior’s outspoken feminist designer Maria Grazia Chiuri has used the male gaze, as reflected in female oil portraits across the centuries, to make a fashion statement about empowerment and the subjugation of women. But Tuesday’s fiery ready-to-wear display in Paris, located in the splendid Tuileries Gardens, was also just a beautifully […]

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Sharon Stone welcomes Dolce&Gabbana to casual Milan fashion – WSB-TV Channel 2

MILAN — (AP) — The front rows of A-listers and side-by-side seats gave Milan Fashion Week a pre-pandemic air. So far this week, Sharon Stone has sat at Dolce & Gabbana, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky rocked Gucci, and Kim Kardashian wore Prada, at Prada. After two years of digital-physical mix, social distancing and travel restrictions […]

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Analysis: China’s Olympic bubble kept reality at bay – WSB-TV Channel 2

BEIJING – (AP) – They did – it seems obvious. But what exactly did they do? China staged a logistically adept Olympics with very few mechanical issues – no small feat in the age of the pandemic. He made this possible primarily by creating what he called, in the inimitable style of the Chinese government, […]

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US Securities and Exchange Service denies harassing Elon Musk – WSB-TV Channel 2

DETROIT — (AP) — U.S. securities regulators have responded to allegations that they were harassing Elon Musk, writing in a letter that they were following a judge’s instructions in trying to speak with the Tesla CEO’s lawyers about of his posts on Twitter. In a letter dated Friday, Steven Buchholz of the Securities and Exchange […]

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Tunisian women’s posts glorify risky migrant crossings – WSB-TV Channel 2

TUNIS, Tunisia – (AP) – In a photo released in November, Sabee al Saidi, 18, wears bright pink lipstick as she leans over the side of a rickety wooden boat, calm blue seas stretching out behind her. In one video, she smiles alongside a dozen other migrants, gesturing to a popular rap song. A month […]

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Jaguars change power structure after hiring Doug Pederson – WSB-TV Channel 2

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — (AP) — Doug Pederson won’t have the power Urban Meyer had with the Jacksonville Jaguars. The team and its fans can only hope this is a good thing. Owner Shad Khan introduced Pederson as the Jaguars coach on Saturday and said the team asked the NFL to hire an executive vice president, […]