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A shimmering night in Dubai as Dior shows its haute couture

A shimmering night in Dubai as Dior shows its haute couture

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Under a large circus-style tent, Dior showcased its latest haute couture collection to a crowd of Mideast-based fashionistas, social media figures, celebrities, buyers, designers and editors Monday night.
Poll: Losing Amazon second HQ deal was bad for New York

Poll: Losing Amazon second HQ deal was bad for New York

ALBANY, N.Y. — Most voters in New York think it was bad for the state when Amazon dropped plans to put a second headquarters in Queens and many think U.S. Rep.
Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares

Lyft opens its IPO road show, to offer more than 30M shares

NEW YORK — Lyft officially kicked off the road show for its initial public offering, saying Monday it plans to put more than 30 million shares up for sale with an anticipated price of between $62 and $68 per share.
The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

The Latest: Ex-Peru president brushes off detention queries

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — The Latest on the public drunkenness arrest of Peru's former president (all times local): 2:20 p.m.

Forest service plans large sale of Alaskan old growth timber

JUNEAU, Alaska — The U.S. Forest Service is planning the largest sale of Alaska old growth timber in years.
From dollars to bytes: Digital payment tech companies merge

From dollars to bytes: Digital payment tech companies merge

Fidelity National Information Services is buying Worldpay for about $35 billion to combine forces as financial transactions increasingly move online. The payment service industry works behind the scenes to help complete the process for purchases.
Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

Tim McGraw, CeCe Winans to perform during NFL Draft

NASHVILLE — The stars of the gridiron will meet the stars of Music City when the NFL Draft comes to Nashville, Tennessee, in April.
Beto O'Rourke boasts about $6.1M in campaign's 1st 24 hours

Beto O'Rourke boasts about $6.1M in campaign's 1st 24 hours

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Foxconn says Wisconsin factory will be operational in 2020

MADISON, Wis. — Foxconn Technology Group said Monday that its manufacturing facility in Wisconsin will be producing flat-screen panels by the end of 2020, with construction starting later this year.
R. Kelly case spotlights abuse of girls in the era of #MeToo

R. Kelly case spotlights abuse of girls in the era of #MeToo

NEW YORK — The girls, a dozen of them 15 to 18 years old, file into a conference room in a downtown Brooklyn office building, taking seats in chairs carefully arranged in a circle.