New Grocery Outlet opens in Richland

RICHLAND, Wash. -- Just as grocery store shelves are looking a little bare, a new supplier has opened its doors in Richland. After staff worked around the clock, Grocery Outlet was able to open their newest location at 2901 Queensgate…

Fred Meyer, QFC partner to offer special shopping hours

CINCINNATI – Fred Meyer and QFC announced that all stores will offer special hours for seniors and other high-risk customers starting Monday, March 23. From 7 a.m. until 8 a.m., every Monday through Thursday, stores will be reserved for seniors…

US economy added 273,000 jobs in February

(CNN)-The US economy added 273,000 jobs in February, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics said Friday. This was far more than economists had predicted. Leading the gains were new jobs in health care and social assistance, food services and government,…

ScarJo's Oscar look glimmers on, at Oscar de la Renta show

NEW YORK (AP) — Watching the Oscar de la Renta show unfold in the imposing setting of the New York Public Library in Manhattan, it was hard not to think back some 24 hours to a different Oscar: the Academy Awards, and specifically Scarlett Johansson.

Millennial Money: Be your financial valentine

Valentine’s Day: a day to celebrate your partner or a day to celebrate yourself. And while it may not sound romantic, this time of year is also an opportunity to show your finances some love.

Amid uncertainty, French wine industry puts itself on show

PARIS (AP) — France's big wine industry, shaken by U.S. President Trump’s painful tariff hikes and the threat of climate change, is hoping to re-energize global interest in its products with a big trade fair in Paris.

Not all born in American Samoa want US citizenship

HONOLULU (AP) — Growing up in American Samoa, Filipo Ilaoa’s neighbors were his cousins on a plot of land full of banana and breadfruit trees shared by his extended family and overseen by a chief elected by his relatives.

Sequins, big bows, glamorous gowns at Badgley Mischka show

NEW YORK (AP) — Oversized bows, exaggerated puffed sleeves and luxe jewel tones. Everything sparkled with sequins at Badgley Mischka's show Saturday, which played up the glamour of “Downton Abbey," with the Beatles' bohemian Abbey Road era.

LaQuan Smith puts on a NY Fashion Week show of sexy black

NEW YORK (AP) — LaQuan Smith brought the sexy to New York Fashion Week in a mostly black collection of slinky evening dresses, ultra-short party wear and killer cold-weather coats of leather and fur.

Monse creatives still see themselves as fashion outsiders

NEW YORK (AP) — Monse founders Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia are stars in the fashion business — they're also the creatives behind Oscar de la Renta — but they see themselves as outsiders in the industry.

Rag & Bone true to its workwear roots at NY Fashion Week

NEW YORK (AP) — Against images of snakes and urban landscapes projected onto walls, along with audio of a man advising to take creative risks, models for Rag & Bone walked in long layers paired with scrunched knee-high boots in a collection true to the brand's American workwear roots at New York Fashion Week.

Before Oscars, stars pack Tom Ford's fashion week show in LA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tom Ford brought fashion week to Hollywood on Friday night, with a runway show full of glamour and a front row jammed with A-listers, including Jennifer Lopez, Renée Zellweger, Miley Cyrus and Lil Nas X.

Leslie Jones livens up Siriano's NY Fashion Week front row

NEW YORK (AP) — With shouts of “Work it! work it!” from superfan Leslie Jones in the front row, Christian Siriano helped kick off New York Fashion Week on Thursday, rolling out sculptured showstopping gowns, looks of rainbow fringe and pops of bright “funhouse” green.

Fresh Hop Grants Awarded

YAKIMA, Wash. - The Fresh Hop Group has chosen 35 grant recipients to receive funds from the 2019 festival. The non-profit organization that produces the annual Fresh Hop Ale Festival in Yakima, has announced that recipients for its grant program.…