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Recreating Marilyn Monroe’s iconic outfits in ‘Blonde’

Recreating Marilyn Monroe’s iconic outfits in ‘Blonde’

Marilyn Monroe’s on-screen costumes are almost as iconic as her. Think of the hot pink strapless gown she wore to sing “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend.
Regrow vegetables from kitchen scraps on a sunny windowsill

Regrow vegetables from kitchen scraps on a sunny windowsill

Gardening naturally lends itself to reusing and recycling -- just think about compost and last year’s seed trays. So if there’s a way to reduce trash while saving money on produce, you can count me in.

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Nonfiction 1. I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy, narrated by the author (Simon & Schuster Audio) 2. The Divider by Peter Baker and Susan Glasser, narrated by Michael Quinlan (Random House Audio) 3.
At UN, a fleeting opportunity to tell their nations' stories

At UN, a fleeting opportunity to tell their nations' stories

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Pakistan's new prime minister stepped onto the U.N. podium and faced world leaders, ready to spin a tale of floods and climate change and more than 33 million people at risk.
Older people left out as UN speeches repeatedly invoke young

Older people left out as UN speeches repeatedly invoke young

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — One after another, the world’s presidents and prime ministers came to warn of their countries’ trials and tout their triumphs. But one of the biggest issues in either column was mostly left out.
LGBTQ-friendly church OK with getting Southern Baptist boot

LGBTQ-friendly church OK with getting Southern Baptist boot

When her teenage daughter came out as a lesbian several years ago, one of the first things Caroline Joyce did was to Google, “Can you be gay and be a Christian?” The family was attending a conservative Southern Baptist church in the Greensboro, North

Blaze at state oil giant PKN Orlen plant in Poland kills 2

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish officials say two people have died in a fire at a facility belonging to state-owned oil giant PKN Orlen in central Poland.
Rules sought for 'gooning,' taking troubled kids to care

Rules sought for 'gooning,' taking troubled kids to care

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Within what's known as the secure transport industry, it's called “gooning.
Dye & Durham to buy back up to 5% of its shares in normal course issuer bid

Dye & Durham to buy back up to 5% of its shares in normal course issuer bid

TORONTO — Dye & Durham Ltd. says it is planning to buy back up to five per cent of its shares in an normal course issuer bid.
King Charles III's new monogram revealed at end of mourning

King Charles III's new monogram revealed at end of mourning

LONDON (AP) — King Charles III’s new monogram was revealed Tuesday as the official period of mourning for his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, came to a close.