New Atlanta fashion museum opens with Oscar de la Renta show

ATLANTA (AP) — A new museum focusing on international fashion has opened in Atlanta.

The first exhibition at SCAD FASH features more than 80 Oscar de la Renta designs and opened to the public this month on...

Hispanic museum receives $1.75M in capital funds from NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City museum that holds a world-class collection of Iberian art has received $1.75 million in capital funds from the city.

The award to the Hispanic Society of America was made...

$5 million gift starts effort to preserve black history

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A $5 million corporate gift is helping to launch a new effort to preserve African-American history in the St. Louis area.

The Ferguson-based technology company Emerson announced the donation...

Boom in gene-editing studies amid ethics debate over its use

By: LAURAN NEERGAARD The Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The hottest tool in biology has scientists using words like revolutionary as they describe the long-term potential: wiping out certain mosquitoes that carry malaria, treating genetic diseases like...

Eat whole, natural foods to have higher energy levels

By: teresa farney

Feeling sluggish? Already worn out and it's just past 9 a.m.? Your energy level may be more about what you are eating than the number of z's you're getting. Food choices have a big impact on our energy levels, both...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Oct. 13, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson


Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits. Listings appear at the discretion of The Gazette. Send information at least two weeks in advance: email...

Colorado Springs area To Do Today calendar for Oct. 13, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson


Spencer's Lawn & Garden Center Farmers Market - 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., 1430 S. Tejon St.;

Cesari Wine Dinner - 6 p.m., Pizzeria Rustica, 2527 W. Colorado...

Chinese tourist dies while zip-lining in Thailand

BANGKOK (AP) — Police say a Chinese tourist broke her neck and died while sliding on a zip-line in the northern Thai city of Chiang Mai.

Police Col. Adun Somnuk said the 32-year-old woman was sliding down a...