Gucci’s Alessandro Michele announces, via Instagram, that brand is abandoning official runway season

Gucci’s creative director Alessandro Michele has announced, via Instagram, that the Italian brand will abandon the official runway season, and will instead stage only two shows per year in for the foreseeable future. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE:

Trump uses official travel to gain campaign edge in swing states as he seeks to move past the pandemic

The president’s trips have taken on clear campaign overtones as pushes for states to move beyond the pandemic and restart their economies despite continuing public health concerns and the rising coronavirus death toll. Politics SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to … Read more…

Chinese official hails ‘incomparable’ improvement in air quality as virus hits industry

China’s air quality saw “incomparable” improvements in the first quarter of this year as a coronavirus outbreak led to rapid declines in industrial activity and transportation, an environment ministry official said on Friday. Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That extra … Read more…

Ousted U.S. whistleblower says Trump health official played down coronavirus threat

The ousted director of a U.S. agency responsible for developing drugs to fight the coronavirus pandemic filed a whistleblower’s complaint on Tuesday accusing President Donald Trump’s administration of retaliating when he raised concerns. Reuters: Top News BEST DEAL UPDATE: