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FILE - This Aug. 11, 2019 file photo shows Visa credit cards in New Orleans. A credit card’s fine print can more than strain your eyes; your wallet can also feel the pain if you don’t understand the terms. (AP Photo/Jenny Kane, File)
September 10, 2019 - 12:00 pm
Sifting through a credit card's terms and conditions can be daunting. The language isn't always straightforward, and it's not uncommon to feel lost. Two-thirds of consumers report fully understanding credit cards' rewards offerings, according to J.D. Power's 2019 Credit Card Satisfaction Study ...
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Fashion from the Tom Ford collection is modeled Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
September 10, 2019 - 6:16 am
NEW YORK (AP) — All aboard! Tom Ford enticed the fashion crowd into an abandoned subway station downtown by serving up dumplings before a precarious three-story walk to the rails, and, yes, heels were involved. Miley Cyrus, sitting front row Monday in a floppy black hat, could easily pull off any...
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The Pyer Moss collection is modeled during Fashion Week, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Kevin Hagen)
September 09, 2019 - 10:36 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — There was a huge choir that veered from stirring, soaring gospel, then spit verses from Cardi B and sang lines from Queen Latifah's "U.N.I.T.Y."; a spoken word artist who reminded the audience that rock 'n' roll was born because of a black, queer woman ; and a stunning collection of...
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This Sept. 8, 2019 photo taken from video shows the latest fashion by LaQuan Smith being modeled during Fashion Week in New York, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. (AP Photo/Aron Ranen)
September 09, 2019 - 3:07 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — LaQuan Smith turned to cowboys and bikers for spring-summer inspiration, bringing a sexy edge to his designs at New York Fashion Week. The designer made liberal use of animal prints, Western influences and unconventional cutouts. There were pants reminiscent of riding chaps in a cow...
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CORRECTS CAPTION AND BYLINE FOR FASHION CAROLINA HERRERA - The Carolina Herrera collection is modeled during Fashion Week, in New York, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
September 09, 2019 - 2:56 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Wildflowers were blooming on the banks of the Hudson River on Monday, thanks to the fertile imagination of Wes Gordon at Carolina Herrera. Gordon, now into his second year as the label's creative director, upped his game with a crowd-pleasing, flower-themed collection that was big...
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In this Aug. 22, 2019 photo, Jessica Moloney, holding her 6-month-old daughter Amelia, expresses her displeasure at a meeting at Highland High School in Marengo, Ohio, about how the school board handled a recent incident where a child had access to a gun, pointed it at another student, and that parents weren't informed. Schools across the country have faced a backlash for favoring privacy over telling parents when there are threats in their children’s classrooms. Safety experts advise schools to tell parents as much as they can as soon as they can about threats. (Fred Squillante/The Columbus Dispatch via AP)
September 09, 2019 - 11:44 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — When officials at a Catholic high school in South Carolina learned that a 16-year-old student made videos of himself firing a gun and using racial slurs, they alerted police, but not parents. After the videos made it into the news over the summer, the backlash came quickly...
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The Prabal Gurung collection is modeled during Fashion Week, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
September 09, 2019 - 10:27 am
NEW YORK (AP) — With flower crowns and beauty pageant sashes, Prabal Gurung asked a fundamental question of the day: Who gets to be an American? Adorning his runway Sunday at New York Fashion Week with hanging bouquets mixed with flags from around the world, the designer celebrated diversity in...
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FILE - This April 2017, file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. Sometimes, the tasks we put off are the ones that leave people we care about in the lurch. Your financial checklist should include reviewing beneficiary designations, updating contact information and visiting your safe deposit box. (NerdWallet via AP, File)
September 09, 2019 - 8:01 am
Breaking up can be hard to do if the other party doesn't want to let you go. People who move out of high-tax states may learn this the hard way — through a residency audit. States such as New York, California and Illinois use the audits to claim that your recent interstate move was just a tax dodge...
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In this March 20, 2019, photo, Mayor Jorge Elorza holds his son Omar during a news conference in Providence, R.I. Elorza's decision to frequently take his son to work with him has brought praise from some who say he's a role model, but also raised questions about whether he has taken it too far. (Steve Klamkin/WPRO News via AP)
September 09, 2019 - 3:34 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — He has taken his baby to ribbon cuttings and held the child on his lap while testifying at the Statehouse. He balanced the boy at his side at news conferences and rolled him into a closed-door meeting with the governor in a stroller. He installed a bassinet and toy box in...
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Fashion designer Tory Burch speaks in an interview during the New York Fashion Week at the Brooklyn Museum in the Brooklyn borough of New York on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019. From a linen and leather pant to a macrame tweed skirt, Burch looked to one of the most important fashion icons of the 20th century for inspiration at New York Fashion Week: Princess Diana. (AP Photo)
September 09, 2019 - 12:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) — From a linen and leather pant to a macrame tweed skirt, Tory Burch looked to one of the most important fashion icons of the 20th century for inspiration at New York Fashion Week: Princess Diana. At Sunday's show held at the Brooklyn Museum, Burch said she made sure "to be careful...
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