How to wear: a sensible trenchcoat less sensibly

The trench just got fun – and about time, tooIgnore the trousers for now. Yes, that’s right, ignore the shiny, zippered, ketchup-red trousers. They are only here...

Susie Bubble: ‘There has been a lot of focus on how western brands handle...

The original fashion blogger on highlighting Chinese talent and what Dolce & Gabbana can learn from last November’s furoreThere’s nothing like an international fashion fallout to highlight...

Virginia high school students pose with Confederate flags during ‘spirit week’

A rural Virginia school faced backlash this week after pictures emerged showing students posing on school grounds with Confederate battle flags during “Spirit Week.”The school district told parents in an email it would investigate, but...

The Latest: Denver teachers get ready to walk out over pay

DENVER – The Latest on a possible strike by Denver teachers (all times local):4:15 p.m.Denver teachers are prepared to walk of the job for the...

Ben Shapiro to speak at Christian college after it initially spurned him, Young America’s...

After receiving significant backlash for canceling a speech from conservative commentator Ben Shapiro, Grand Canyon University (GCU) decided to reverse its decision.Still, it was a complicated set of arrangements. The Christian university's...

University of Iowa denies publishing ‘religious watch list’ after it’s accused of discrimination

A Christian conservative student group filed a lawsuit against the University of Iowa after the group was kicked off campus for requiring its leaders to adhere to a faith standard that included a clause on sexual...

Indiana superintendent accused of committing insurance fraud to help student resigns

The Indiana school superintendent who was arrested for allegedly using her own insurance to help a sick student resigned on Friday.Casey Smitherman, superintendent of Elwood Community Schools, reportedly resigned at a school board meeting and...

Equine flu outbreak spreads with 174 racing stables now in lockdown

• New fears that racing shutdown may extend beyond next week • Four new cases are found including three at original yardConcern that an outbreak of equine influenza (EI) could extend...

Experience: I climbed 61 mountains in a year

I was inspired by the film Everest and wanted to see if someone ordinary, like me, could climb mountainsTwo years ago, on a flight to New Zealand,...

Experience: I crossed the Alps on a space hopper

I bought an original 1970s hopper on eBay and practised on a nearby hillAt the start of 2015, my life unexpectedly went belly up. Within the space...