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PARIS | Stars flock to the Dior debut of Kim Jones at Paris menswear

PARIS (AP) — In a week marked by big debuts, it was designer Kim Jones’ turn at Dior Men on Saturday. The British designer drew stars from the worlds of film, music and fashion to Paris for his first collection at the storied powerhouse. Stars such as Bella Hadid, Victoria Beckham, Naomi Campbell, Robert Pattinson, … Continue reading PARIS | Stars flock to the Dior debut of Kim Jones at Paris menswear

PARIS | Bright colors, odd shapes, huge crowds for Paris menswear

PARIS (AP) — Paris’ frenetic menswear shows are highlighting bright colors and odd shapes as they attract huge crowds and VIPs to top collections. Thom Browne transformed a chic Paris inner courtyard into a garden wonderland that showed off his dramatically oversized clothes and wacky, off-kilter vibe. The designer also included big thick coats for … Continue reading PARIS | Bright colors, odd shapes, huge crowds for Paris menswear

PARIS | Abloh’s historic debut at Vuitton is a big draw in Paris

PARIS (AP) — The debut Louis Vuitton collection by Virgil Abloh, the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, drew stars of all stripes to Paris for his rainbow-themed menswear show. Kanye West was there with his wife, Kim Kardashian West, who had returned to Paris for the first time since she was … Continue reading PARIS | Abloh’s historic debut at Vuitton is a big draw in Paris

PARIS | Live animals, meat, ivory, wood seized in trafficking stings

PARIS — Thousands of live animals along with tons of meat, ivory, pangolin scales and timber were seized in a monthlong global crackdown on the illegal wildlife trade that Interpol said exposed the international reach of traffickers. The live animals recovered in the stings included turtles in Malaysia and parrots in Mexico. Canada intercepted 18 … Continue reading PARIS | Live animals, meat, ivory, wood seized in trafficking stings

PARIS | No easy path: Complex mass migration, politics reshape globe

PARIS— Lined up before dawn, dozens of migrants outside a government office in Italy jostled to be one of the handful allowed inside to request asylum Wednesday. The journeys that brought them to Rome and the sleepless nights wondering if they would be allowed to stay was being repeated in cities and countries around the … Continue reading PARIS | No easy path: Complex mass migration, politics reshape globe

PARIS | The Latest: Italy, Austria signal hard-line migration axis

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on global migration and World Refugee Day (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Italy’s anti-migrant interior minister says after meeting with right-wing Austrian officials that changing political winds in Europe could bring significant changes to the way Europe controls its exterior borders. The meeting in Rome on Wednesday between the populist … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Italy, Austria signal hard-line migration axis

PARIS | Giant crackdown against wildlife crime in 92 countries

PARIS (AP) — Nearly 100 countries took part in a globe-spanning crackdown on the illegal wildlife trade, seizing tons of meat, ivory, pangolin scales and timber in a monthlong bust that exposed the international reach of traffickers, Interpol said Wednesday. Officials also confiscated thousands of live animals, including turtles in Malaysia and parrots in Mexico. … Continue reading PARIS | Giant crackdown against wildlife crime in 92 countries

PARIS | The Latest: Rohingya refugees march to highlight plight

PARIS (AP) — The Latest on global migration and World Refugee Day (all times local): 3:45 p.m. Hungary has approved a constitutional amendment making it more difficult for refugees to gain asylum in Hungary and passed legislation which threatens people helping asylum-seekers with up to a year in prison. The amendment of the constitution also … Continue reading PARIS | The Latest: Rohingya refugees march to highlight plight