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Fashion isn’t just for the eyes: Upcoming Met Gala exhibit aims to be a multi-sensory experience

Fashion isn’t just for the eyes: Upcoming Met Gala exhibit aims to be a multi-sensory experience

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashion, most would surely agree, is meant to be seen. Not heard, and certainly not smelled.
Ethiopia's Sisay Lemma wins Boston Marathon in runaway. Hug wins 7th wheelchair race despite crash

Ethiopia's Sisay Lemma wins Boston Marathon in runaway. Hug wins 7th wheelchair race despite crash

BOSTON (AP) — Sisay Lemma of Ethiopia set a blistering pace and held on to win the Boston Marathon on Monday, running alone through most of the course to finish in 2 hours, 6 minutes, 17 seconds — the 10th fastest time in the race's 128-year history.
Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up 0.7% in February at $71.6B

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales up 0.7% in February at $71.6B

OTTAWA — Manufacturing sales rose 0.7 per cent to $71.6 billion in February, helped by higher sales of petroleum and coal, Statistics Canada said Monday.
S&P/TSX composite weighed down by energy in late-morning trading, U.S. markets mixed

S&P/TSX composite weighed down by energy in late-morning trading, U.S. markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved lower in late-morning trading Monday, weighed down by weakness in energy stocks, while U.S. markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 66.26 points at 21,833.73.
Roast Italian sausages over potatoes and peppers for a flavorful one-pan supper

Roast Italian sausages over potatoes and peppers for a flavorful one-pan supper

Traybakes are a great dinner solution when you can’t or won’t spend time at the stovetop. With this mostly hands-off technique, the ingredients are combined on a single baking sheet, then roasted in the oven.
Are Americans feeling like they get enough sleep? Dream on, a new Gallup poll says

Are Americans feeling like they get enough sleep? Dream on, a new Gallup poll says

NEW YORK (AP) — If you're feeling — YAWN — sleepy or tired while you read this and wish you could get some more shut-eye, you're not alone. A majority of Americans say they would feel better if they could have more sleep, according to a new poll.
Tesla is planning to lay off 10% of its workers after dismal 1Q sales, multiple news outlets report

Tesla is planning to lay off 10% of its workers after dismal 1Q sales, multiple news outlets report

DETROIT (AP) — After reporting dismal first-quarter sales, Tesla is planning to lay off about a tenth of its workforce as it tries to cut costs , multiple media outlets reported Monday. CEO Elon Musk detailed the plans in a memo sent to employees.
Retail sales surge 0.7% in March as Americans seem unfazed by higher prices with jobs plentiful

Retail sales surge 0.7% in March as Americans seem unfazed by higher prices with jobs plentiful

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans boosted spending at a hotter-than-expected pace in March, underscoring how shoppers remain resilient despite inflationary pressures and other economic challenges . Retail sales rose 0.
Kate Ashford: Retirement could come sooner than you think - how to plan for it

Kate Ashford: Retirement could come sooner than you think - how to plan for it

NEW YORK (AP) — American workers expect to retire at a median age of 65, according to a 2023 survey from the Employee Benefit Research Institute, or EBRI. But the actual median age for retirement is 62, the survey found.
Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 21-27

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 21-27

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 21-27: April 21: Actor Elaine May is 92. Singer Iggy Pop is 77. Actor Patti LuPone is 75. Actor Tony Danza is 73. Actor James Morrison (“24”) is 70. Actor Andie MacDowell is 66.