Posts Tagged Fashion

Mariners fail in clutch, fall to Orioles 5-4

Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon, left, argues a strikeout call against Seattle's Kyle Seager with home run umpire John Tumpane, center, and third base umpire John Hirschbeck in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, Thursday, May 21, 2015, in Baltimore. Baltimore won 5-4. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners spent nearly six hours trying to get a win that ultimately eluded their grasp for a variety of reasons, not the least of which was an ejection that infuriated manager Lloyd McClendon.

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Roger Bannister’s 4-minute mile shoes to go on auction block

The running shoes worn by Britain's Roger Bannister, the first man to run a sub 4 minute mile, on display during a media viewing at Christie's auction house in London, Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Bannister, who ran a time of 3 mins 59.4 seconds on May 6, 1954, wore theses lightweight shoes in the race. They will be sold at auction on Sept. 10, with an estimated sale price of 30-50,000 pounds sterling (US$ 46,600-77,600). (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

LONDON (AP) — The running shoes used to set one of the greatest milestones in sports history are going up for sale.

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Cannes steps into trouble with high-heels dress code

From left, festival president Pierre Lescure, actors Josh Brolin, Emily Blunt and director Denis Villeneuve for the screening of the film Sicario at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, May 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)

CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival is coming under scrutiny for its strict dress code after women not wearing high heels were turned away from a premiere.

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It’s a winner: When tennis and fashion collide in Paris

Dresses worn by U.S. tennis player Venus Williams in 2010 are displayed during an exhibition "Game, Set, and Fashion" at the Tennis museum of the Roland Garros Stadium, in Paris, France, Friday May 15, 2015. The exhibit has more than 60 pieces of women’s and men’s clothing on display, some that had never been shown before, as well as pictures, posters and a focus on the fashion designers who made tennis fashion.  (AP Photo/Christophe Ena)

PARIS (AP) — Well before Andre Agassi caused a stir with his stone-washed denim shorts at the French Open, the clay courts at Roland Garros were a sporting catwalk for fashion experimentation.

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