‘She was gangsta with her clothes’: How Princess Diana became 2020’s biggest style icon

Until this spring, the defining experience of shared grief and loss in living British memory could be summed up in one word: Diana. The sea of flowers outside Kensington palace. The outpouring of emotion that recalibrated a country’s self-image. The cultural and political shock waves that threatened the monarchy. And the sickening jolt that comes […]

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Grassroots activists propel progressive wins in L.A. as California reform efforts fail

Progressive-leaning grassroots activists upended establishment favorites in California on Election Day, most notably Los Angeles’ first Black district attorney, who was targeted by Black Lives Matter protesters because of her close relationship with police officers and their unions. Yet the failures of several statewide measures, including one to repeal a ban on affirmative action and […]

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Islam Makhachev out of UFC Vegas 14 main event, Rafael dos Anjos calls for Michael Chandler as replacement

The upcoming UFC Vegas 14 card on Nov. 14 has just taken a major hit as Islam Makhachev has been forced out of his main event fight against former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. Multiple people with knowledge of the situation, who requested anonymity because promotion had yet to make an announcement, confirmed the news […]

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