Barbara Corcoran explains why she secretly ‘couldn’t wait’ for Fridays — the day she fired people

Barbara Corcoran was a real estate mogul before she became a judge on “Shark Tank.” As the head of The Corcoran Group, which she sold in 2001 for $ 66 million, Corcoran ran a “mean and lean” business by not being scared to fire underperformers. She explained at IGNITION why she relished firing 25% of her sales […]

Former First Lady Barbara Bush is in ‘failing health’ and won’t seek additional medical treatment

AP A family spokesman says former first lady Barbara Bush is in “failing health” and won’t seek additional medical treatment. Bush, 92, is battling Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and congestive heart failure and has been hospitalized several times over the last year.  The spokesman said Bush is “surrounded by a family she adores” and appreciates the messages […]

‘Shark Tank’ investors Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran just invested $400,000 in an avocado-only restaurant — here’s what it’s like to eat there

Business Insider/Jessica Tyler On a recent episode of ABC’s “Shark Tank,” Mark Cuban and Barbara Corcoran invested in avocado-based Brooklyn eatery Avocaderia.  Each investor offered $ 200,000 for a 10% stake, giving the restaurant a $ 2 million valuation. The Brooklyn-based restaurant serves a wide variety of dishes that all use avocado, seeing success since day […]

Santa Barbara Becoming a Ghost Town as Monster Wildfire Moves Closer

Santa Barbara Under Threat From Monster Thomas Fire Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include […]

Why ‘Shark Tank’ investor Barbara Corcoran is convinced rich kids have a disadvantage over poor kids in business

Brian Ach / Stringer / Getty Images Barbara Corcoran is a real-estate mogul and a star investor on the ABC series “Shark Tank.” She thinks kids who don’t grow up with money have an advantage over kids who were raised wealthy when it comes to business, partly because the former are accustomed to failure. Corcoran has said […]

Barbara Windsor at 80 – Her most memorable Carry On moments

The star turns 80 this year after seven decades in show business, debuting in 1954’s The Belles of St Trinian’s. It was just last year that she finished playing Peggy Mitchell in Eastenders, having starred in the soap since 1994. However it’s the Carry On movies that she’s most remembered for, so here are some […]

Barbara Windsor 80: The truth about THAT bikini scene 'In the mud with my right t*t out'

After more than six decades in the public eye as a beloved star of stage and screen (big and small) there is still one scene that everyone remembers. The legendary Eastenders and Carry On star celebrates her 80th birthday this weekend on August 6 and remains as popular as ever. In this remarkable and candid […]

James Bond ‘could be a WOMAN in the future’ says 007 producer Barbara Broccoli

Yesterday saw Jodie Whittaker cast as The 13th Doctor, the first woman ever to play the lead in Doctor Who. But what about James Bond? A similar franchise – both have been around over 50 years, have seen their lead played by multiple actors and have evolved with the times. Of course The Doctor is […]

The Daily Show's Michelle Wolf Rips 'Conniving' Megyn Kelly's NBC Debut: 'You're Not the New Barbara Walters'

Megyn Kelly officially made her NBC debut on Sunday with the premiere of her much-buzzed-about newsmagazine — but at least one Daily Show personality isn’t buying into the hype. On Monday’s episode of The Daily Show With Trevor Noah, correspondent Michelle Wolf ripped into Kelly for her “disgusting” attempt at “trying to manipulate the American […]