NYC & Company Announces Appointment of New Creative Director, Elan Cole

NYC & COMPANY ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF NEW CREATIVE DIRECTOR, ELAN COLE

NYC & Company, New York City's official destination marketing organization, today announced the appointment of Elan Cole to the position...

Lazard is having a record year, as revenues surge to $720 million in second quarter and profits blow past expectations

LAZARD IS HAVING A RECORD YEAR, AS REVENUES SURGE TO $720 MILLION IN SECOND QUARTER AND PROFITS BLOW PAST EXPECTATIONS

Maris Boutique investment bank Lazard reported is having a record year, blowing past second-quarter revenue and profit estimates. Lazard...

 
 
 
US indicts alleged Russian money-laundering 'mastermind' behind $4 billion bitcoin exchange

US INDICTS ALLEGED RUSSIAN MONEY-LAUNDERING 'MASTERMIND' BEHIND $4 BILLION BITCOIN EXCHANGE

REUTERS/Alexandros Avramidis A US jury indicted a Russian man on Wednesday as the operator of a digital currency exchange that handled...

Republican governors slam the Senate's last-ditch effort to repeal Obamacare

REPUBLICAN GOVERNORS SLAM THE SENATE'S LAST-DITCH EFFORT TO REPEAL OBAMACARE

AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster It's looking more likely that the Senate will vote on a last-resort effort to repeal Obamacare. The so-called...

 
 
 
Save over $50 on a pair of Sperry boat shoes - and more of today's best deals from around the web

SAVE OVER $50 ON A PAIR OF SPERRY BOAT SHOES - AND MORE OF TODAY'S BEST DEALS FROM AROUND THE WEB

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Trump may not want to take credit for the stock market just yet

TRUMP MAY NOT WANT TO TAKE CREDIT FOR THE STOCK MARKET JUST YET

REUTERS/Carlos Barria Stock market is still bullish If you have followed my analysis through the years, you would know that I have...

 
 
 
Stock market fear just hit a record low

STOCK MARKET FEAR JUST HIT A RECORD LOW

AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews The stock market looks downright fearless. The CBOE Volatility Index - or VIX - dropped to 8.84 on Wednesday,...

Howard Marks used one of the iconic quotes of the financial crisis to highlight what's wrong with markets today

HOWARD MARKS USED ONE OF THE ICONIC QUOTES OF THE FINANCIAL CRISIS TO HIGHLIGHT WHAT'S WRONG WITH MARKETS TODAY

Bloomberg TV Howard Marks, billionaire investor and founder of Oaktree Capital Management, knows these good times can't last forever. In...

 
 
 
I'm an avid tea drinker and this electric kettle helped me make the best I've ever had

I'M AN AVID TEA DRINKER AND THIS ELECTRIC KETTLE HELPED ME MAKE THE BEST I'VE EVER HAD

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders kicks off press briefing by ribbing Scaramucci

SARAH HUCKABEE SANDERS KICKS OFF PRESS BRIEFING BY RIBBING SCARAMUCCI

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders opened Wednesday's press briefing by poking fun at...

 
 
 
Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks out against Trump's 'discrimination' of transgender military service members

APPLE CEO TIM COOK SPEAKS OUT AGAINST TRUMP'S 'DISCRIMINATION' OF TRANSGENDER MILITARY SERVICE MEMBERS

Getty Apple CEO Tim Cook has joined the growing chorus of tech executives speaking out against President Trump's new ban on transgender...

After Chris Froome cut back on carbs and started eating more protein, he lost 20 pounds, started winning the Tour de France, and became a multimillionaire

AFTER CHRIS FROOME CUT BACK ON CARBS AND STARTED EATING MORE PROTEIN, HE LOST 20 POUNDS, STARTED WINNING THE TOUR DE FRANCE, AND BECAME A MULTIMILLIONAIRE

AP Photo/Christophe Ena Chris Froome on Sunday won his fourth Tour de France title in five years, and yet his victories were many years...

 
 
 
The Pentagon spends 5 times more on Viagra than transgender services

THE PENTAGON SPENDS 5 TIMES MORE ON VIAGRA THAN TRANSGENDER SERVICES

Although President Donald Trump cited high costs associated with transgender service members in his rationale for barring them for...

Three new locations added to Fly Dubai's Russian network

THREE NEW LOCATIONS ADDED TO FLY DUBAI'S RUSSIAN NETWORK

Flydubai, the low-cost option for overseas air travel has lately announced that it will add three new places within its Russian network,...

 
 
 
10 stylish watches you can buy for under $250

10 STYLISH WATCHES YOU CAN BUY FOR UNDER $250

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A Scandinavian airline will offer $99 round-trip flights to Europe

A SCANDINAVIAN AIRLINE WILL OFFER $99 ROUND-TRIP FLIGHTS TO EUROPE

Delpixart / iStock The INSIDER Summary: Primera Air, an airline based in Denmark, is offering cheap round-trip flights from New York...

 
 
 
Britain Also Wants To Ban Gasoline And Diesel Cars By 2040

BRITAIN ALSO WANTS TO BAN GASOLINE AND DIESEL CARS BY 2040

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are...

Iran to take 'any action necessary' to respond if US passes sanctions over ballistic missile program

IRAN TO TAKE 'ANY ACTION NECESSARY' TO RESPOND IF US PASSES SANCTIONS OVER BALLISTIC MISSILE PROGRAM

Reuters TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's President Hassan Rouhani says his country will respond if U.S. legislation imposing sanctions on people...

 
 
 
Connect & Transform: Artist In Residence At Four Seasons Hotel Beijing

CONNECT & TRANSFORM: ARTIST IN RESIDENCE AT FOUR SEASONS HOTEL BEIJING

Art is the lifeblood that pumps through the heart of China's capital. As the cultural and political centre of a country of more than...

Famous Landings In Helsinki: Jayne Mansfield, 1963

FAMOUS LANDINGS IN HELSINKI: JAYNE MANSFIELD, 1963

The bombshell, a star of the silver screen during the 1950s and early 1960s, was in Finland to help judge the Miss Scandinavia pageant....