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On September 11, a day when most New Yorkers were remembering the tragedy of the World Trade Center attacks of 2001, celebrated DJ… Read More

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Cancer, alopecia and diversity are not usually synonymous with fashion, yet several events are integrating these topics with their… Read More

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The Electric Lady, the title of Janelle Monáe’s second album, at once captures the X factor of the Atlanta… Read More

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Two big developments for fans of Eddie Murphy this week: First, he’s joined Twitter, and second, he’s using it to push… Read More

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