'Project Runaway' dress to be sold on Bitten line
NEW YORK - It's instant gratification for 'Project Runway' fans: A version of Victorya Hong's winning dress from Wednesday's episode will be available for sale as early as today.
The dress is being offered as part of Sarah Jessica Parker's Bitten line, sold at Steve & Barry's stores nationwide. The 'Sex and the City' star was the week's guest judge on the Bravo reality show about fashion.
Choreographer Bejart dies at 80
LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Maurice Bejart - who sought to bring ballet to younger audiences with his provocative choreography, stunning critics with his avant-garde dances - died Thursday, his ballet company said. He was 80.
Bejart, hospitalized last week with heart and kidney trouble, died early Thursday at Lausanne's University Hospital, said Emmanuel de Bourgknecht, administrator of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne.
Saudi prince takes $135M U.S. home off market
ASPEN, Colo. - A Saudi prince who put a $135 million price tag on his Aspen-area estate has now taken the property off the market because he got no suitable offers, his attorney and agent said.
Prince Bandar bin Sultan, the former Saudi ambassador to the U.S., put the 90-acre ranch and 56,000-square-foot mansion up for sale in 2006. Real estate experts had said at the time that the headline-grabbing asking price - if someone could be found to pay it - could set a U.S. record.
Gospel harpist kicks off 11-city tour in Atlanta
ATLANTA - In August 2006, Gospel musician Jeff Majors said he made a point to spend time with homeless people to see how they survived from day to day. Since then, the harpist and TV show host has been trying to raise awareness about homelessness in America.
Majors kicked off an 11-city tour Thursday outside Turner Field, home of the Atlanta Braves. He will work with Hosea Feed the Hungry and Homeless, a program dedicated to feeding the poor and homeless in Atlanta.