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Luxury Goods Market Hampered by Terror Threats and U.S. Election

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Oct 20
The terror threat in Europe, a strong dollar and uncertainty over the U.S. presidential elections have eroded the confidence of the globe's big-spenders, holding luxury purchases flat in 2016.

Betsy Bloomingdale Private Collection Goes to Auction

FASHION | Oct 20
Personal belongings of the late fashion icon, socialite and philanthropist Betsy Bloomingdale will be auctioned in New York later this year and next year.

Thais Honor Late King by Getting Tattoos

GROOMING | By Natnicha Chuwiruch | Oct 20
In honor of Thailand's late king, some Thais are collecting portraits of the monarch, some are purchasing commemorative banknotes - and some are getting tattooed.

World Wine Production Slips Amid Rough Weather

Floods, drought, frost and hail cut into world wine production this year across Europe and South America, but the quality of the 2016 vintage shouldn't unduly suffer.

Michelle Obama Shines in Versace at White House State Dinner

Michelle Obama dazzled at her final state dinner as first lady, wearing a figure-hugging, floor-length rose gold chainmail gown.