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3 months after deadly NY crash, NTSB has yet to inspect limo

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — More than three months after 20 people died in a stretch limousine crash in rural upstate New York, federal safety investigators have yet to get their hands on the most crucial piece of evidence: the wrecked vehicle itself. The National Transportation Safety Board says it has been blocked from getting within […]
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Yes, Madelaine Petsch's Red Hair Is Real — & Here's How She Maintains It

Madelaine Petsch is largely known to her fans as Cheryl Blossom, the high-school mean girl turned Southside Serpent on Riverdale. But as we've learned with her co-stars, Camila Mendes (who plays Veronica Lodge) and Lili Reinhart (who plays Betty Cooper), Petsch is not her character. In fact, the only thing the two share is their red hair color.Petsch's fiery red hair color is almost as important to Cheryl Blossom's mainframe as her quick comebacks and archery skills. In fact, when the show firs...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Brigitte Bardot, Mena, Cheryl, Aveda, Riverdale, Oribe, Sophie Turner, Lili Reinhart, Veronica Lodge, Madelaine Petsch, Cheryl Blossom, Camila Mendes, Southside Serpent

Airbus CEO reveals why the company would be protected during an economic downturn

Airbus CEO Tom Enders told reporters that the company's large order backlog will serve as a buffer against many of the ill effects of an economic downturn. According to Enders, the company's 7,577-plane backlog will give Airbus the flexibility to move around production slots so deliveries aren't negatively affected. The Airbus CEO was in Mobile, Alabama to celebrate the groundbreaking of the company's new Airbus A220 assembly plant.  MOBILE, ALABAMA —With the potential of an economic slowdown...
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Bob Costas Officially Out at NBC After Nearly 40 Years

Bob Costas has formally parted ways with NBC after nearly 40 years as a sportscaster for the Peacock. Costas and NBC have been negotiating an exit agreement for months. Word surfaced last summer that he was preparing to end his tenure with the network. Costas confirmed the news in an interview with the New York […]
Tags: New York, News, Nbc, Bob Costas

Cleaning New York's filthy harbor with one billion oysters

The New York Harbor for years has been polluted and depleted of marine life. But one nonprofit is working to clean the murky water and revive its long-lost ecosystem — one oyster at a time.
Tags: New York, Cnn, New York Harbor

Canadiens’ Paul Byron suspended 3 games for charging

NEW YORK (AP) — Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron was suspended for three games without pay by the NHL on Wednesday for charging Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar. Byron was assessed a minor penalty for charging in the second period of Montreal’s 5-1 home victory Tuesday night. The suspension will cost Byron $18,817. Byron has […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, NHL, Montreal, Byron, Florida Panthers, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Paul Byron, MacKenzie Weegar Byron

Offset Is The Most Careful Off-White Model Ever

On Wednesday, Virgil Abloh presented his latest collection for his label Off-White during Paris Men's Fashion Week featuring a few familiar faces, like rappers Playboi Carti and Cardi B's (maybe, soon-to-be) ex-husband Offset who walked very slowly along the runway almost as if to say "do you see this coat?!" Abloh, King Hypebeast, dressed Kulture's father in an oversized maxi puffer coat with a built in crossbody fanny pack, graphic T-shirt, black pants, and dad sneakers. This isn't the first ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Paris, Louis Vuitton, Virgil, Cardi, Balenciaga, Jeremy Scott, Marc Piasecki, Virgil Abloh, Abloh, Kulture, Kiari Cephus, Gunther Paris, Fenty Empire?Serena Williams

30 Netflix Movies To Get Excited For In 2019

2018 was the year we finally grasped the purpose of a Netflix movie. They're there to create unforgettable internet moments, experienced together. To All the Boys I Loved Before and Set It Up reminded us, after a long drought, that we do indeed love the romantic comedy. Bandersnatch had us waking up at seven in the morning to try out all the different possible endings before work. After a flurry of memes, Bird Box eventually inspired an ill-advised real world challenge. And that's not even touc...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Japan, New York, Texas, Michael Bay, Los Angeles, Taiwan, Netflix, United States, Jennifer Aniston, Shanghai, Robert De Niro, Steven Soderbergh, Joan Didion, Woody Harrelson

Everything You Need To Know About Influencer Caroline Calloway & Her Disastrous $165 Mason Jar Meet-Up

When Caroline Calloway, a 27-year-old Instagram influencer and writer, abruptly cancelled her tour of creativity workshops scheduled across America, all eyes were watching. Her lofty endeavors had gained notoriety on Twitter after writer Kayleigh Donaldson began documenting what she felt were Calloway's ill-advised attempts to throw together a multi-city tour that promised teachings, lunch, care packages, and personalized letters for every attendee."This woman is a blatant scammer who's now org...
Tags: Fashion, Music, New York, Instagram, Washington, New York City, America, Paris, Oscar, Cambridge, Reddit, Manhattan, Seth Rogen, Cambridge University, Eventbrite, Insta

Royals pitcher Skoglund given 80-game drug suspension

NEW YORK (AP) — Kansas City Royals pitcher Eric Skoglund was suspended Monday for the season’s first 80 games after testing positive for two performance-enhancing substances. The commissioner’s office said the positive tests were for selective androgen receptor modulators S-22 (Ostarine) and LGD-4033 (Ligandrol). Royals general manager Dayton Moore said in a statement Skoglund “unknowingly […]
Tags: New York, News, Sports, Ap, Kansas City Royals, Dayton Moore, Skoglund, Eric Skoglund, Ligandrol Royals

Goldman Sachs and Bank of America jump while Snap sinks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:Goldman Sachs Group Inc., up $17.17 to $197.08The investment bank beat Wall Street's fourth-quarter expectations, posting strong results from its advisory... [Author: [email protected]]
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An American CEO who survived 9/11 died in the terror attack on a Kenya hotel

American businessman Jason Spindler survived the September 11 attacks in New York only to die this week in another act of terror.
Tags: New York, Cnn, Kenya, Jason Spindler

US agent: Mexican police excluded from 2014 El Chapo manhunt

NEW YORK (AP) — An American drug enforcement agent says he purposely kept Mexican police in the dark about efforts in 2014 to hunt down the drug lord known as El Chapo. DEA Agent Victor Vasquez testified Wednesday at the U.S. trial of Joaquin Guzman (wah-KEEN’ gooz-MAHN’) about how he organized an operation involving only […]
Tags: New York, News, US, Nation, Joaquin Guzman, Víctor Vásquez, El Chapo DEA

Ginsburg Cancels Two Scheduled Talks Following Cancer Surgery

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has cancelled two scheduled events in New York and Los Angeles to continue recovering from her surgery in December. Ginsburg was scheduled for a talk on January 29 at the Skirball Cultural Center in L.A. “Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg regrets that she is unable to visit the Skirball on January 29,” the event description now reads. “The Justice is curtailing travel and focusing on her work while recuperating from recent surgery.” The justice w...
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Resolute Ventures sticks to its knitting with $75 million fourth fund

Resolute Ventures, an early-stage firm with offices in San Francisco and Boston, just closed its fourth fund with $75 million. It’s an almost shockingly conservative amount of capital in today’s era of big-is-better funds. And with valuable companies like the real estate startup OpenDoor, the applicant tracking system company Greenhouse, and the dog products company BarkBox in its portfolio, one imagines that seven-year-old Resolute could have raised more. It didn’t want to do that, says firm fo...
Tags: Google, TC, New York, Microsoft, Boston, San Francisco, Tech, Venture Capital, Barkbox, Resolute Ventures, Greenhouse Software, Greenhouse, Polaris Partners, Daniel, Jonathan, Matt

An American CEO who survived 9/11 died this week in a Kenya hotel attack

American businessman Jason Spindler survived the September 11 attacks in New York only to die this week in another act of terror.
Tags: New York, Cnn, Kenya, Jason Spindler

First Trailer for City-Based Romance Anthology Film 'Berlin, I Love You'

"People come to Berlin to dream, to dance, and to fall in love…" An official trailer has debuted for an indie anthology feature titled Berlin, I Love You, the latest film in the "Cities of Love" series - which began with Paris, Je T'aime in 2006. They've also made New York, I Love You (released in 2008) and Rio, I Love You (aka Rio, Eu Te Amo, released in 2014). The anthology feature is made up of 10 separate, unique segments each made by a different filmmaker, telling stories of romance (an...
Tags: New York, Movies, Trailer, Berlin, Rio Eu Te Amo, Indies, Charlotte Le Bon, To Watch, Paris Je T, Diego Luna Iwan Rheon

Protesters Rally Outside Sony Music Headquarters, Demand the Company Drop R. Kelly

Standing in the cold with megaphones outside of Sony Music’s New York headquarters, a group of activists delivered the company, parent of Kelly’s longtime label RCA, a petition signed by over 217,000 people demanding that the singer be dropped from the label. The rally comes less than a week after a plane carrying a banner […]
Tags: New York, News, Rca Records, R. Kelly, Kelly, Sony Music, Surviving R. kelly

Robert Smith, Longtime Executive at New York’s DuArt Film Labs, Dies at 88

Robert Smith, a longtime executive with New York’s DuArt Film Labs, died Jan. 11 in Montvale, N.J. He was 88. Smith spent some 62 years with DuArt, the film processing and post-production facility founded in 1922 in the penthouse of an automobile garage in Midtown. Smith rose to president of DuArt before retiring in 2015. […]
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Yanks newcomer LeMahieu on his role: ‘Bring a lot of gloves’

NEW YORK (AP) — DJ LeMahieu is putting away his mittens and packing more mitts. A star second baseman for Colorado, LeMahieu is set to join a crowded New York Yankees infield. “I was told to bring a lot of gloves,” he said Wednesday on a conference call. That’s fine with LeMahieu, who became a […]
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Tools & Craft #124: The Future of Furniture, Part 6 - Solid

After detailing the final steps of the project of making a dresser, the anonymous author of Joiner and Cabinetmaker describes how cabinetmakers would use veneering and other techniques to set off the dresser to a different level of work. Such was the distinction between joiners work and cabinetmaking in the eighteenth and nineteenth century. Cabinet work was veneered and decorated, whereas joiner's work was not. In professional work this is no different today. The low-end carcass will be melamin...
Tags: New York, Design, Mexico, United States, Ikea, Cabinet, Windsor, Joiner, Manuel, Herman Miller, Duncan Phyfe, Yoav, Tools & Craft, Oak Ash Birch Maple Walnut, Yoav Liberman

Harmony Korine’s latest, Beto O’Rourke doc to debut at SXSW

NEW YORK (AP) — Harmony Korine’s “The Beach Bum,” Olivia Wilde’s directorial debut and a documentary on the breakout campaign of Texas politician Beto O’Rourke will premiere at the annual South by Southwest Film Festival. The Austin, Texas-based festival announced the lineup to its 26th edition Wednesday after previously revealing that Jordan Peele’s “Us” will […]
Tags: New York, Texas, Movies, News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Sxsw, Austin Texas, Harmony Korine, Jordan Peele, Beto O'Rourke

Setting Intentions for 2019

I read the usual deluge of 2018 kiss off posts streaming across my screens recently with a great sense of envy. Not because of the exotic places my friends were writing them from, or the amazing achievements they listed… but because of the sense of finality they all seemed to share. Whether 2018 was kind or […] The post Setting Intentions for 2019 appeared first on Alex In Wanderland.
Tags: New York, Albany, Confessions

Oil gains with Wall Street, but rising U.S. fuel stocks weigh

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil prices edged higher on Wednesday, buoyed by a U.S. equity market rally and a supply cut agreement by OPEC+, but gains were limited by data showing growing U.S. refined product inventories and record crude production.
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Griffin the service dog gets a college degree

AP photo  G riffon was with his owner, Brittany Hawley, every step of the way as she completed her master’s degree in occupational therapy from Clarkson University in New York. As a reward he got his own doggie cap and gown to receive an honorary degree presented by the university board of trustees. “I pushed for him to graduate from Day One.” Hawley said. “He did everything I did.” Hawley, 25, suffers from chronic pain and uses a wheelchair. Griffin, a Golden Retriever, brings her items tha...
Tags: New York, Pets, West Virginia, Ap, Wheelchair, Golden Retriever, Clarkson, Griffin, Jan, Hawley, Clarkson University, Griffon, College Degree, Therapy Dog, Brittany Hawley, Occupational Therap

Everything you need to know about the 2019 Women’s March LA on Jan. 19

Women’s March LA 2019 is a non-partisan march taking place Saturday, Jan. 19, in downtown LA celebrating women’s rights and organizations that promote voter registration, inspire young people to perform community service and help women who are interested in running for public office. The third annual march, whose theme is “Truth to Power,” kicks off with a Tongva blessing at 8:30 a.m. at Pershing Square in downtown Los Angeles. A program with guest speakers begins at 9 a.m., and participants pro...
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Study: Top US firms are diversifying their boards faster

NEW YORK (AP) — A study has found that America's largest companies added women and minorities to their boards of directors at a faster pace over the past two years, a period when sexual harassment scandals thrust workplace equality... [Author: [email protected]]
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg cancels 2 upcoming events

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will not attend scheduled talks in the upcoming weeks in Los Angeles and New York, following her surgery in December, after she missed Supreme Court arguments earlier this month, the event hosts said.
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David Haskell promoted to editor in chief at New York magazine

David Haskell, currently the editor for business and strategy at New York magazine, will succeed Adam Moss as editor in chief of the illustrious publication.
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Jeff Koons Moves Studio, Lays Off Staff

Jeff Koons is moving his New York to 475 Tenth Avenue in Hudson Yards, and downsizing his operations with a series of layoffs, Art News reports. “It’s an end of an era,” one employee wrote on social media. Read more at Art News  
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