Andrée Putman, 87, French interior designer who fashioned subdued, influential spaces for Karl Lagerfeld, Yves Saint Laurent, Barneys and Air France's Concorde jet.


The current version of full-body scanners, at U.S. airports. They are being replaced by ones that produce a less anatomically vivid image.


Michelle Obama, from her new Twitter account @FLOTUS, which launched on her Jan. 17 birthday, less than a week before the presidential Inauguration, and already boasts more than 186,000 followers. Tweets from the First Lady herself are signed "-mo."


Michael Winner, 77, British director and producer best known for action movies like...

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