Fashion

Fashion

Peppy polka dots, peak pink, lots of lace and color-blocking galore top the spring/summer 2019 New York Fashion Week trends

For the roaming tribe of fashion scribes that cover the circuit, the end of New York Fashion Week is not usually a feel-good occasion. That's because it's not really the end of the trend-spotting runway marathon. It's just the beginning of a long, multi-city, international jaunt that moves on to, in quick succession, London, Milan and finally Paris, the city whose fashion week won't end until early October. But, on a rainy Thursday night here, as the last footfalls faded from Marc Jacobs' week-closing runway show at the Park Avenue Armory (after a nearly hour and a half delayed start), it was all but impossible not to feel cheery, upbeat, optimistic, enthusiastic and, dare we say it, downright happy.

The story of a $7,812.03 Fresno hospital bill now before the California Supreme Court

The California Supreme Court has been asked to look at an appellate court decision involving a Fresno hospital patient’s emergency department bill, and a decision could have implications for hospitals statewide.