At Cal State, student homelessness has been hidden until now

Racing from her last class of the day at Cal State Long Beach, Shellv Candler had about an hour to get to Wilmington. Her mother was trying to save her a bed at the Doors of Hope Women’s Shelter, but curfew was 6:45 sharp. 

The college student’s commute by bus and train was stressful. But she and…

Designer Sonia Rykiel, known for a relaxed style, dies at 86

Sonia Rykiel, a French designer dubbed the “queen of knitwear” whose relaxed sweaters in berry-colored stripes and eye-popping motifs helped liberate women from stuffy suits, has died at 86. 

President Francois Hollande’s office announced her death in a statement Thursday, praising her as “a pioneer”…

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