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Doris Roberts dead: Everybody Loves Raymond mom dies at 90

Doris Roberts, the Emmy-winning actress who played the overbearing but well-intentioned matriarch Marie Barone on the long-running sitcom <i>Everybody</i> …

Prosecutor: San Bernardino killer's iPhone could contain 'cyber-pathogen'

A local prosecutor has offered an unusual justification for forcing Apple to help hack an iPhone used by a San Bernardino mass killer: The phone might have been "used as a weapon" to introduce malicious software to county computer systems.<p>San Bernardino County District Attorney Michael Ramos …

China to build ventilation 'corridors' in Beijing to help tackle air pollution

Authorities in Beijing are reportedly developing a network of ventilation “corridors” to help tackle the city’s notorious air pollution.<p>Beijing issues first pollution red alert as smog engulfs capital<p>Read more<p>Construction in the zones, which will be created by connecting parks, rivers, lakes, …

Pollution

UK retailers should engage more with researching shoppers

January 19, 2016 by Ecommerce News. About Marketing with tags The United Kingdom. 3,542 views.<p>UK fashion retailers are missing out on an annual spend …

The Bunka Method

Japan’s Bunka Fashion College has produced some of the world’s most celebrated avant-garde designers, from Yohji Yamamoto to Junya Watanabe. BoF …

Japan

The Best Secret Streets Around the World

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Travel

Seven Top Designers Share Their Best Business Advice

Young designers, from Alexander Wang to Christopher Kane, share the most important lesson that they learned from launching a fashion business.<p><b>LONDON,</b> …

Entrepreneurship

The Cool Girl’s Guide To Pantone 2016 Colors

you can rock a baby hue<p>Pantone released not one, but two colors for the upcoming 2016 year. Rose Quartz, a baby-pink hue, and Serenity, not shockingly, a shade of baby blue. Does this mean there's another year of babies in our futures? Nah—we just think it's time to bring the pastels back. We know …

Forget Red + Green: 11 Unexpected Color Combos to Rock Now

While the colder months are synonymous with a lot of sartorial choices — marled sweaters, fair isle everything, sparkle + shine — dark and moody need not be your only standby colors. There are plenty of other hues that feel just as seasonal, and we’re not talking red and green. Think outside the …

25 Best Personal Finance Books for Your Summer Reading List

<i>By Laura Woods, Contributor</i><p>While you relax in the sun by the pool this summer, make the most of your free time by checking out 25 of the hottest, newest and best-selling personal finance books. Learn how to catapult yourself to success and better manage your funds so that you can have even more …

7 Ways to do Your Business More Harm Than Good

Every business owner works hard daily to help their company. Unfortunately, there are many actions they take that do more harm than good. Here are …

17 Gorgeous Marble Looks for Your Dream Kitchen

Move aside, granite. There’s a new stone in town. With its crisp white hue, marble offers a bright and welcoming look that’s both chic and modern. Whether you dream of a simple update to a traditional space with marble backsplash or the ultimate sophisticated kitchen with marble and copper …

16 songs we're loving this spring

It’s been a long, long winter. But spring is finally in the air—and so are fresh new tracks.<p><b>Kendrick Lamar — “These Walls”</b><p>Music’s current MVP mixes …

Top Fall 2015 Trends: 168 runway and street style photos of fashion month’s 10 biggest moments

Street Style

Anoraks: Replace Your Springtime Classic Trench With This Cold-Weather Wardrobe Staple

Gone are the days of anoraks being limited to the arctic tundra. Designers have begun to incorporate more urban versions of my new favorite classic into their collections, and I promise—you will become immediately hooked if you try them.<p>For the purposes of full disclosure, I spent six months …

The Best Recipe Videos on YouTube for People With “No Time to Cook”

<i>House of Cards</i> is great and all, but in truth our favorite thing to binge watch is cooking videos. There’s something addictive, even therapeutic, …

Healthy Eating

How to Wear Army Green Like a Street Style Star

If we picked up any clues from fashion month about what to wear this spring, it’s this: You can never wear too much army green. The spring 2016 shows …

On the Streets of Paris Fashion Week Fall 2015

Paris Fashion Week is the final—and arguably most fabulous—stretch of fashion month. And, the style set dressed accordingly. See their best looks here.

Fashion Week

Make a Positive Change Now With These 5 Life Shortcuts

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We're always looking for shortcuts that can make life a little more efficient. As an entrepreneur, these shortcuts can mean a big jump in productivity with just a few minor adjustments.<p>Here are five shortcuts that are easy to start doing …

The Most Important Book of the Twenty-First Century

If I were a Republican policy-maker, if I were the Koch brothers, if I worked for Goldman Sachs, Capital in the Twenty-First Century would frighten me more than anything at Occupy Wall Street.<p><b>The term must-read</b> has lost most of its urgency by this point—if indeed it had any urgency to begin with. …

Income Inequality

Ayrton Senna: The inside story of the Formula One legend's death at Imola

Special feature: Twenty-one years after the Brazilian driver's death, read Oliver Brown's moving account of how events unfolded<p>• <i>This piece was first published twelve months ago on April 30, 2014, ahead of the 20th anniversary of Ayrton Senna's death</i><p>Turn the key to suite 200 at Hotel Castello, …

Motor Racing

Spring Retail Sale Ideas: How to Make Your Spring Sales Sing

There’s gloomy news for retailers this season. Winter weather in much of the country meant retail shopping essentially leveled off after the December …

Do You Have Creative Confidence?

Let’s not even get into the nature vs. nurture conversation around creativity. Why does it have to be one or the other? It can be both.<p>For the …

HP EliteBook 850 Laptop is For Business Power Users

There are plenty of small laptops on the market if you want to reduce the weight in your business bag. You could even rig up an Apple iPad or Android …

The New Prep

Rethink a classic palette.<p>Navy, camel, kelly green and white—they might as well be the unofficial mascot of prep schools from the North East to beyond. Done up in slouchy separates on this blogger, though, the prep spectrum gets skewed to something far more modern. Shake up the institution and shop …

The Art of Being Blunt: Eva Longoria Reveals Brand New Bangs

Eva Longoria has jumped onto the bangs bandwagon! We figured something was up when the star posted a shot of herself in her hairstylist Ken Paves' …

13 Of The Most Beautiful Runway Photos From New York Fashion Week

Now that New York Fashion Week is over, we reflect on all of the moments that made this week truly special. There was Alexander Wang's Brooklyn show, Rodarte's Star Wars party and of course, the best front row attendee, Lupita Nyong'o.<p>But, the most breathtaking moments happened when glorious gowns …

Spring/summer 2014 guide: the new silhouette – in pictures

Here's our pick of the season's key looks, and where to get them on the high street

New York State of Mind: Street Style

Diego Zuko captures all of the chic in the snow laden streets of Manhattanand Brookyln.<p>Diego Zuko captured all of the chic on the snow laden streets of Manhattan—and Brooklyn.