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Kroger Chairman & CEO McMullen Bullish on Private Brand

Kroger Co. Chairman and CEO Rodney McMullen delivers a keynote presentation moderated by CNBC Anchor Sara Eisen in New York City at NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show. Kroger Chairman and CEO Rodney McMullen provided his outlook on the future of retail at this weeks’ annual NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show in New York City during a dynamic keynote presentation themed Restocking the future: Kroger’s insatiable appetite to play and win the long game. CNBC “Squawk on the Street” and “Closing Bell” Anchor Sar...
Tags: Featured, New York City, Digital, America, Walgreens, Alibaba, Retail, Grocery, Cnbc, Branding, Kroger, Kroger Co, McMullen, Simple Truth, Rodney McMullen, Sara Eisen

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

Synergy Global Housing Brings Volara-Powered Voice Assistants to New York Residences

New York — Synergy Global Housing, a subsidiary of The Ascott Limited and premier provider of furnished temporary accommodations for business and relocation stays, is voice enabling their new exclusive property in New York City with Volara-powered voice assistants. Synergy Chelsea, a smart apartment concept designed to deliver a premier guest experience through customer service and technology, will be the first furnished housing property to deploy this voice-based engagement technology to...
Tags: Travel, New York, New York City, Ascott Limited, Volara, Synergy Global Housing, Synergy Chelsea

A controversial startup that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood now claims to be up and running in 5 cities across the US

A startup called Ambrosia that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with the blood of young people is now accepting PayPal payments for the procedure online. Jesse Karmazin, a Stanford graduate who founded Ambrosia, told Business Insider this week that the company was up and running in five US cities. Ambrosia recently completed its first clinical trial designed to assess the benefits of the procedure, but it has yet to publish the results. Karmazin previously told Business Insider the company wa...
Tags: New York, Stanford, New York City, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Paypal, Food And Drug Administration, Monterey, Business Insider, Ambrosia, Omaha Nebraska, JAMA, Houston Texas, Tampa Florida

A controversial startup that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood to defeat aging now claims to be up and running in 5 cities across the US

A startup called Ambrosia Medical that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with the blood of young people is now accepting PayPal payments for the procedure online. Stanford graduate and Ambrosia founder Jesse Karmazin told Business Insider this week that the company was up and running in 5 cities across the US. Ambrosia recently completed its first clinical trial designed to assess the benefits of the procedure, but it has yet to publish the results. Karmazin previously told Business Insider th...
Tags: Stanford, New York City, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Trends, Paypal, Houston, Monterey, Young, Business Insider, Ambrosia, Omaha Nebraska, JAMA, Tampa Florida, National Institute

Pitch Perfect 3’s Trish Sie To Helm New Line Horror Comedy

Pitch Perfect 3’s Trish Sie to helm New Line horror comedy New Line Cinema will be continuing its horror streak with the upcoming horror comedy Rebecca and Quinn Get Scared from Cylin Busby and Nancy Katz. The Hollywood Reporter brings word that Pitch Perfect 3 director Trish Sie has signed on to helm the project. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, New York City, Stephen King, Rebecca, Maine, Annabelle, Katz, Busby, ComingSoon, Trish Sie, Donald DeLine, Cylin Busby, Nancy Katz

WeWork CEO Adam Neumann has reportedly made millions of dollars by leasing office space to his own company

WeWork CEO Adam Neumann reportedly made millions of dollars by renting office space in buildings that he partially owns back to the company, according to a Wall Street Journal report on Wednesday.  In a filing for prospective investors last year, WeWork reportedly disclosed that it paid $12 million in rent between 2016 and 2017 to buildings “partially owned by officers" of WeWork. Investors tell the Journal that they're concerned that the situation creates a conflict of interest — if those ...
Tags: Apple, Softbank, New York City, Trends, Xiaomi, WeWork, Wall Street Journal, Journal, San Jose CA, Neumann, Adam Neumann, WeWork Investors

‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Final Season Trailer: Kimmy Wants to Change the World

Kimmy Schmidt (Ellie Kemper) is alive, dammit but she’s only got six more episodes to show it. The final six episodes of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt are set to drop on Netflix at the end of this month, and the streaming service has released a final trailer to get us hyped about the adventures of our favorite Mole Woman. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Final Season Trailer The back half of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season 4 launches next week, and the emotional and funny new trailer teases the e...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, New York City, Netflix, Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Kimmy Schmidt, Kimmy, Jane Krakowski, TV Trailer, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Season, Kimmy Schmidt Ellie Kemper, Lillian Carol Kane, Titus Burgess, Richard Wayne Gary Wayne Jon Hamm, Kimmy Wants to Change the World

How machine learning can drive change in traffic-packed L.A.

There's nothing quite like driving through Los Angeles on a perfectly sunny day. But for drivers, the beauty of Southern California’s great weather and scenery is ruined by one thing: traffic.According to a report by INRIX, my hometown is the worst city in the world for traffic, with a record of 102 hours of congestion during peak hours in 2017. My classmate, Ericson Hernandez, comes from New York City, which is ranked third globally for its traffic woes. Together, we decided to use machine lear...
Tags: Google, New York City, Los Angeles, Ai, Inrix, Southern California, Lei Huang, Loyola Marymount University, Ericson, Powered by TensorFlow, Ericson Hernandez

ReKTGlobal nets $10.8 mln Series A

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of esports company Rogue, has secured $10.8 million in Series A funding. Nick Gross, founder of Gross Labs, led the round. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK CITY – January 16, 2019 – ReKTGlobal, the parent company of Rogue, today announces a $10.8-million Series A funding round. The global esports venture company’s financing was led by Nick Gross, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and musician, who is founder of entertainment and media company Gross Labs and will now join the b...
Tags: Asia, Europe, Gross, New York City, Trends, Fifa, North America, Seoul, Shah, Berlin Germany, Benjamin, National TV, Lupo, Las Vegas NV, Derek Nelson, North America Europe

Telehealth Tyto Care scores $9 mln

Israel and New York City-based Tyto Care, a telehealth company, has raised $9 million in funding. The investors included Sanford Health, Itochu and Shenzhen Capital Group (and its affiliates). Source: Press Release
Tags: New York City, Israel, Trends, Healthcare, VC Deals, Shenzhen Capital Group, Tyto Care, Sanford Health Itochu

Anchor says it’s ‘powering’ 40 percent of new podcasts

Podcasting’s greatest asset has always been its accessibility — for consumer and creator alike. But even the simplest medium requires a little know-how, and Anchor’s overarching goal has long been to further lower the barrier of entry for those looking to take the leap. It’s not perfect, and it’s not for everyone, but the service done a pretty decent job leveling the playing field for many users. In fact, if Anchor’s self-reported numbers are to be believed, it’s been a major driving force f...
Tags: Apps, Podcast, New York City, Tech, Podcasting, Anchor, Magellan, WNYC

A $21 million lawsuit filed in New York alleges that a sophisticated web of real estate brokers used Airbnb illegally to trick 75,000 unknowing guests

A $21 million lawsuit is accusing a web of real estate brokers of using Airbnb to illegally rent over 250 listings to nearly 76,000 unknowing guests. The lawsuit, filed in New York City on Jan. 14, accuses Metropolitan Property Group, a real estate brokerage firm, of using a litany of fake identities to rent out 130 former apartment listings, which were converted from permanent residences to accommodate travelers — including a whole entire building in East Harlem. New York City is Airbnb's lar...
Tags: New York, New York City, US, Trends, Airbnb, The New York Times, Jeff Bezos, East Harlem, East Harlem New York City, Metropolitan Property Group, Mayor s Office of Special Enforcement

Relist Watch

John Elwood reviews Monday’s relists. I’m today, so I’m going to be more summary than usual. The April calendar already appears to have a full complement of 12 cases, but the court in theory could add to it with this Friday’s grants. Admittedly, if it does so, petitioners won’t have the full 30 days to file reply briefs before oral argument. After this Friday, the court’s next scheduled conference isn’t until February 15 – almost a month from now. And any cases granted at that conference will ...
Tags: Texas, Featured, Supreme Court, Law, Congress, Virginia, New York City, Freedom, Alabama, Indiana, Dhs, United States, House Of Representatives, Kansas, Louisiana, Nielsen

Petition for Writ of Certiorari Filed in Knife Rights’ NY City Gravity Knife Case

Petition for Writ of Certiorari Filed in Knife Rights' NY City Gravity Knife Case USA – -( Plaintiffs' petition for Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of the United States in our nearly eight-year-old civil rights lawsuit over New York City's persecution of pocket knife owners was filed yesterday. The petition requests that the Supreme Court review the Second Circuit's decision against our plaintiffs in this case. Knife Rights Chairman Doug Ritter said, “It is unfortunate...
Tags: Usa, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Court, Lawsuits, New York State, Cuomo, Second Circuit, Supreme Court of the United States, Cyrus Vance Jr, Gun Rights News, Knife Rights, Doug Ritter, America s Grassroots Knife Owners Organization

How New York City Ended Up With 2 Competing Women’s Marches

At issue is the question of inclusivity, one that has haunted the national movement since its inception.
Tags: News, New York City, Anti-semitism, Demonstrations, Women's Rights, Katherine, Mallory, Women and Girls, Sarsour, Protests and Riots, Immigration and Emigration, Siemionko, Women's March Inc, Linda (1980-, Tamika (1980-, Women's March Alliance

Small Business Owners in NYC Struggling with $15 Minimum Wage

New York City hiked its minimum wage for the third time in three years on Jan. 1 and small business owners are struggling to adapt to the steadily increasing labor costs. NYC Minimum Wage New York City’s minimum wage rose to $15 an hour for all employers with more than 10 employees at the start of 2019. Small businesses have set about adapting to the increased labor costs by hiking prices, cutting jobs and benefits, and automating more of their operations, The Wall Street Journal reported Mon...
Tags: California, New York City, Sales, Brooklyn, Mountain View, Wall Street Journal, WSJ, SUNNYVALE, Trinity University, New York State Department of Labor, Small Business Owners, Publisher Channel Content, Small Business Operations, Agatha Kulaga, David Macpherson, William Even of Miami University

What happens when your go-to hospital is overcrowded

My local hospital in an affluent suburb of New York City displays its Outstanding Patient Experience Award 2018 and Magnet Recognized status on its website. My experiences tell a different story. This hospital is located approximately five to seven minutes from my home and is my go-to in an emergency. I have multiple medical conditions, […] Find jobs at Careers by Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Tags: Health, New York City, Patient, Pulmonology, PA NP, Hospital-Based Medicine, CRNA

A Musical Oasis in an Icefield

In January of 2016, I boarded a plane from my home base in New York City and touched down a few hours later in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Though I was born in Montreal and lived through its blistering winters for almost three decades, five years of temperate NYC weather had dulled my hibernal instincts: I showed up with a slick coat best suited for a reasonable East Coast urban setting, wearing cowboy boots… …It was negative 40 degrees. Fahrenheit or Celsius, you ask? Doesn’t matter, they’re th...
Tags: New York, Minneapolis, La, New York City, Religion, US, Toronto, Chicago, Canada, Bjork, John Adams, Montreal, Jack, East Coast, Calgary, Commentary

New York Today: N.Y. Today: A Wall That Honors Immigrants

It’s made of steel. It was built because immigrants kept coming. And it attracts thousands of visitors at Ellis Island.
Tags: News, New York City, Statue of Liberty, Immigration and Emigration, Private and Sectarian Schools, Ellis Island (NYC, Ellis Island Immigration Museum

10 Easy Pieces: The Perfect High-End Luxury Sofa

At Remodelista, we often feature sofa designs that are economical to mid-range in price, but for readers in search of a truly luxury sofa, we decided to cover our bases (plus, one can dream). There are sofas past and present that are priced upward of $60K, but in our book, expense alone does not merit quality. This roundup includes our most-dreamed-of luxury sofas, and while none of them are $60K, all tend to ring in above the $8K mark. Above: New York City atelier Dimitry & Co. designs some ...
Tags: Books, UK, Julianne Moore, New York City, US, Toronto, Furniture, Belgium, Manhattan, Seating, Knoll, 10 Easy Pieces, Sofas & Couches, Børge Mogensen, Florence Knoll, George Sherlock

Past Tense: How the Slice Joint Made Pizza the Perfect New York City Food

More than 50 years of eight million people standing, folding and eating together.
Tags: Food, News, Pizza, Restaurants, New York City, Immigration and Emigration, Italian-Americans, Italian Food (Cuisine, Past Tense

N.Y. Draws a Record 65 Million Tourists (in Spite of Trump’s Trade War, Many Were Chinese)

The number of visitors to New York City climbed for the ninth year, led by tourists from the United States, the United Kingdom, China and Canada.
Tags: News, New York City, Trump, Fred, Dixon, Travel and Vacations, NYC & Co, United States the United Kingdom China

Benjamin Brafman, Weinstein’s Lawyer, Is Said to Be Withdrawing From Rape Case

The move could delay Mr. Weinstein’s trial, which was set to begin in May in Manhattan. He faces charges of rape and sexual assault.
Tags: News, New York City, Jay-z, Domestic Violence, Harvey Weinstein, Manhattan, Sex Crimes, International Monetary Fund, Evans, Jackson, Sexual Harassment, Michael, Benjamin, Sean, Shkreli, Lucia

Bloomberg believes he can be elected president despite age

TORONTO (AP) — Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg says if he decides to run for president he can still win despite being older. The 76-year-old billionaire said Tuesday there is a thought in America that if you are over 50, white and male you are never going to get elected, but he disagrees. […]
Tags: News, New York City, Toronto, America, Bloomberg, Ap, Nation, Michael Bloomberg, Nation & World

First John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum Footage Debuts Ahead of Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW First John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum footage debuts ahead of trailer Lionsgate has released an official trailer teaser video announcing that the John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum trailer will debut this Thursday. Check out the video now below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var ...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, New York City, Starz, John, Continental, Ruby Rose, John Wick, Chad Stahelski, Movie News, Parabellum, Derek Kolstad, John Wick Keanu Reeves, Jason Mantzoukas, Continental Hotel, Hiroyuki Sanada

50 Jesuits Are Named as Abusers, Including Some From Top-Ranked N.Y. Catholic Schools

In some cases, the priests listed as having a history of sexual abuse passed through the schools in careers that spanned as many as 30 years.
Tags: News, New York City, Sex Crimes, Priests, Xavier High School, Roman Catholic Church, Catholic Schools, Regis High School, Buffalo (NY, Boston (Mass, Society of Jesus, Fordham Prep High School, Brooklyn Prep

Apple Store Worker Opens Mystery Package and Finds Pound of Meth

One day, while unboxing the latest deliveries of iPhones and headphone dongles, an employee at the Grand Central Apple store in New York City came across a package that was out of the ordinary. Rather than being filled with addictive gadgets that cost a month’s worth of rent, it contained a pound of crystal meth.Read more...
Tags: Science, New York City, Grand Central Apple, Inexpensive Items Found At The Apple Store

First Apple Original Movie Will Be a Sofia Coppola A24 Film Starring Bill Murray, Rashida Jones

Sixteen years have passed since Sofia Coppola and Bill Murray got lost in the neon-lit streets of Tokyo, but now the director and her Lost in Translation star are reuniting for Apple’s first original film. Coppola will be directing Murray and Rashida Jones in On the Rocks, a father-daughter drama that will mark the first project under the pact between indie studio A24 and Apple. Apple is starting its original content era strong with an A24 feature film directed by Sofia Coppola and starring ...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Movies, Drama, New York City, Netflix, Bill-Murray, Tokyo, Hulu, A24, Murray, Rashida Jones, Apple Apple, Sofia-Coppola, Coppola, New York Jones

A man allegedly shipped a package with more than a pound of meth to Apple’s Grand Central Station store in New York and was arrested when he tried to pick it up (AAPL)

Richard Dean Desain, a 32-year-old from Los Angeles, was arrested on July 9, 2018, after he allegedly tried to pick up a package of crystal methamphetamine that had arrived at Apple’s Grand Central Terminal store in New York City. According to NYC special narcotics prosecutor Bridget G. Brennan, Desain was connected to “multiple large-scale shipments of methamphetamine to New York City and the surrounding area.” After a nine-month investigation, a new indictment handed down Monday from the Man...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, New York, New York City, Los Angeles, Trends, New Jersey, Grand Central Terminal, Duane Reade, Brennan, Manhattan Supreme Court, Grand Central Station, New York City According, DeSain, Richard Dean Desain, Bridget G Brennan Desain