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A model wears a creation for Emporio Armani women's Spring Summer 2015 collection, part of the Milan Fashion Week.

5 Trends from Milan Fashion Week

FASHION | By Colleen Barry | Tuesday Sep 23, 2014
Reflecting on a Milan Fashion Week that marked the re-emergence of denim and the pre-eminence of the flat Birkenstock-inspired sandal, the question was bound to surface: Wherein lies luxury?

Three Being Charged in Philly Gang Gay-Bashing

CRIME | By Bobby McGuire | Sep 23
Two men and a woman are being charged in the beating of a gay couple during a late-night encounter on a Philadelphia street.

President Barack Obama is greeted by former President Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative in New York.

At Clinton Confab, Obama Praises Role of Citizens

NATIONAL | By Josh Lederman | Sep 23
President Barack Obama says ordinary citizens will often have a more lasting impact on their community than their presidents and prime ministers.

Buddy Cianci holds up copy of the Daily News during radio gig.

Providence Defends Former Mayor in Parade Lawsuit

NATIONAL | By Michelle R. Smith | Sep 23
The city of Providence went before the Rhode Island Supreme Court on Tuesday to defend former Mayor Buddy Cianci in a lawsuit brought by two firefighters who were ordered to drive a fire truck in a 2001 gay pride parade.

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy

Ex-French President Slams Same-Sex Marriage

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 23
The former president of France is making international headlines this week after saying same-sex marriage "humiliates families" during his first TV interview since announcing his return to politics on Friday.

Emma Watson, U.N. Women Goodwill Ambassador

Hackers Threaten to Leak Nudes of Emma Watson

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 23
Hackers have threatened to leak nude photos of young actress (and world treasure) Emma Watson for daring to speak up for women's rights.

Empty streets are seen during a three-day lockdown to prevent the spread on the Ebola virus, in Freetown, Sierra Leone.

US: Ebola Cases Could Hit 1.4 Million By Mid-Jan

HEALTH | By Maria Cheng | Sep 23
New estimates by the World Health Organization and the U.S. health agency are warning that the number of Ebola cases could soar dramatically - the U.S. says up to 1.4 million by mid-January in two nations alone.

Yulia Volkova

t.A.T.u. Singer Apologizes (Kinda) for 'Fag' Comment

INTERNATIONAL | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 23
The t.A.T.u. singer who came under fire last week for saying she would condemn her son if he grows up to be gay and that a "man has no right to be a fag" sort of apologized for her outrageous marks during a concert in St. Petersburg, Russia on Sept. 20.

Uniformed Secret Service officers walk along the lawn on the North side of the White House.

Accused White House Intruder Armed in July Arrest

NATIONAL | By Pete Yost and Alicia A. Caldwell | Sep 23
Two months before Omar J. Gonzalez allegedly hopped a White House fence he was arrested in rural Virginia, heavily armed and carrying a map of Washington tucked inside a Bible - with a circle drawn around the White House.

Paula Deen

Paula Deen Documentary Tells Her Side of Downfall

NATIONAL | By J.M. Hirrsch | Sep 23
Paula Deen is ready to tell her side of the story behind the racist remark that decimated her career, but you'll need to pay to hear it.

Head of Serb Church Denounces Gay Pride March

Sep 23
The head of Serbia's Christian Orthodox church has denounced a gay pride march planned for the weekend, adding to tensions over the event, which has faced threats from extremists.