Summary NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oscar de la Renta, the worldly gentleman designer who shaped the wardrobe of socialites and Hollywood stars for more than four decades, has died. As a designer, De la Renta always catered to his socialite friends and neighbours -- as the designer and his wife, Annette, were fixtures on the black-tie charity circuit -- but he did make occasional efforts to reach the masses, including launching a mid-priced line in 2004 and developing a dozen or so perfumes, the first, called Oscar, was introduced in 1977 and more recently, Rosamor, hit the market.
Summary Frito-Lay says "Wasabi Ginger" won its contest that gives people a chance to create a new flavor, beating out the coffee-flavored chips and the two other finalists -- "Mango Salsa" and "Cheddar Bacon Mac & Cheese."
Summary Apple sold 39.3 million iPhones in its fourth quarter. For the third quarter in a row, sales of iPads fell. Apple reported that it sold 12.3 million iPads during the quarter, down 13% from a year earlier.
Summary By Eric Althoff - The Washington Times - Monday, October 20, 2014. Oscar de la Renta , the clothing designer whose wares were worn by celebrities and dignitaries, has died at the age of 82, media outlets are reporting, after battling cancer.