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Fashion designer Virgil Abloh dies of cancer at 41

Virgil Abloh poses for photographers upon arrival at the Nike Celebrates The Beautiful Game event in London on Feb. 7, 2018.  Abloh, a leading fashion executive hailed as the Karl Lagerfeld of his generation, has died after a private battle with cancer. He was 41. Abloh’s death was announced Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021 by LVMH Louis Vuitton and the Off White label, the brand he founded.  (AP Photo/Vianney Le Caer/File)

Designer Virgil Abloh, a leading fashion executive hailed as the Karl Lagerfeld of his generation, has died of cancer

Chic new hotel in New York City celebrates Broadway

The Civilian's Blue Room, decorated with theater memorabilia appears in New York's Theater District on Monday, Nov. 15, 2021. The 203-room hotel is packed with hundreds of pieces of Broadway art, including sketches, set models, costume pieces, photographs and artifacts that show theater past and present. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Visitors to the latest chic hotel to open in New York’s theater district can easily walk to any Broadway show — or they can stay inside and celebrate them

How to choose the best sleeping position, and why it matters

Several months ago, Mark Keam started to notice a sharp pain in his neck that radiated down his left arm and was accompanied by an "electric shock" sensation and constant tingling. "While I was sleeping, every time I would turn one way, I would feel that really sharp pain even more," said...

What do doctors mean when they say 'drink plenty of fluids'?

It's a piece of doctorly advice you have probably heard dozens of times: "Drink plenty of fluids." But have you ever wondered what it actually means? How much is "plenty," what kinds of "fluids" are best and why do you need them? "That's a great question," says Mitchell Rosner, a...




Tree, spare that woodman — danger lurks above

As I foraged firewood from the woods behind our house the other day, a persistent chirping/squeaking pierced the air.

Seals and shipwrecks off Falkner Island

If you’re not paying attention, it’s easy to miss Goose Island — or worse, crash into it. The site of several shipwrecks dating back to the early 19th century, the island barely measures half an acre.