Kathy Kmonicek/AP A massive storm pelted southern states with freezing rain, snow, and ice, over the weekend and left over 300,000 people without power across the Carolinas and Virginia Monday. Officials declared states of emergency in Virginia and North Carolina, where Gov. Roy Cooper called it a “mammoth” storm. Residents were warned against going outside, […]
Business Insider/Jessica Tyler Ulta Beauty reported third-quarter earnings that topped expectations, but guidance was light. Shares fell more than 6% following the results. The stock has been rallying since August 30 — up 18.8% — when Kylie Jenner announced she would sell her cosmetic brand in Ulta Beauty stores during the holiday shopping season. Watch […]
Exclusive: First look at Beauty and the Beast Be our guest—and step inside the magical world of Disney’s live-action Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens.
“If this was actually a good idea, it would have already been done in the United States.” That was the feedback Brazilian entrepreneur Tallis Gomes got at Startup Weekend in Rio de Janeiro in 2011, for his idea to create an app that called taxis to your doorstep and paid them via credit card. Sound […]
From Snow White dolls to Cinderella remakes, Disney’s princess franchise brings in billions of dollars—and has drawn critics for promoting outdated notions of femininity. Employees debate: How do you keep the princess franchise relevant without alienating fans of the classic characters?
A CEO who sold her beauty company for $210 million wakes up every day at 6 a.m. without an alarm, walks 4 miles, and spends up to 3 hours working from an office in her bathroom
Kate Warren Marla Beck, the cofounder and CEO of beauty-store chain Bluemercury, has a jam-packed morning routine. Beck said in a column from The Cut that she wakes up naturally at 6 a.m. every day, walks four miles or runs up to five miles, reads four newspapers, and tests beauty products in the office in her master […]
THE bitter feud between Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka erupted on the flight to Paris before the Ryder Cup started. Their row — which tore apart the USA team — is believed to centre around Johnson’s conviction that Koepka was getting too close to his fiancee, Paulina Gretzky, while consoling her over their relationship problems. […]
Étienne Léopold Trouvelot We live in a golden age of astrophotography, with a feast of jaw-dropping images from the farthest reaches of space crossing our news feeds on a daily basis. But sometimes it’s good to revisit the imagery of our pre-photographic past—in this case, the work of 19th-century illustrator Étienne Léopold Trouvelot. The Frenchman, […]
Princess Eugenie, 28, is getting married in one month’s time at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. Details of the wedding still remain pretty hush hush, especially when it comes down to what the bride will look like. The only thing confirmed so far is that Eugenie’s dress is being created by a British designer, following […]
Debbie Horsfield’s six-part drama made a number of revelations tonight but the most unexpected was Bel’s (played by Polly Walker) hypocritical decision to cheat on her love rat husband Wes Finchley (James Murray). The duration of the BBC family drama has seen Bel struggling in silence with the knowledge her husband has betrayed her, and she […]