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Automakers brace for U.S. government report on import tariffs

Auto Blog News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 14:35

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U.S. tariffs could add thousands of dollars to the cost of automobiles.

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Categories: Cars

Entrepreneur: Learn How to Practice Mindfulness at Work for Less Than $40

Business Now Mag - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 14:30
Make the ancient, stress-relieving discipline more accessible by signing up for MindFi.
Categories: Business

'Long Shot' Trailer: Charlize Theron May Jeopardize Her Presidential Run With Seth Rogen Romance

Ace show biz movies - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 14:00
Theron plays the Secretary of State and Rogen stars as her former admirer in the comedy movie, which is dubbed the reverse version of 'Pretty Woman'.
Categories: Movies

Can Fashion Week Not Be Garbage?

Elles Fashion News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:53

Matty Bovan and Asai want to recycle for keeps.

Categories: Fashion

BBC Business News Feed: Chancellor Philip Hammond's visit to China not going ahead

Business Now Mag - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:49
It comes amid reports a speech by the UK's defence secretary has caused upset in China.
Categories: Business

Chancellor Philip Hammond's visit to China not going ahead

BBC Business News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:49
It comes amid reports a speech by the UK's defence secretary has caused upset in China.
Categories: Business

Chancellor Philip Hammond's visit to China not going ahead

BBC Business News - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:49
It comes amid reports a speech by the UK's defence secretary has caused upset in China.
Categories: Business

London Fashion Week Opens With a Sperm-Print Fleece

Elles Fashion News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:46

At Ashley Williams, style comes first. (Sorry.)

Categories: Fashion

Entrepreneur: Breaking Through on the PGA Tour After 187 Tries

Business Now Mag - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:30
PGA Tour player Ken Duke shares how he overcame severe scoliosis to become a professional golfer.
Categories: Business

'RHOA' Alum Phaedra Parks Teases Marriage to DJ Boyfriend, Gushes Their 'Romantic' Valentine's Day

Aces Show Biz News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 13:00
In a new interview, the star reveals what she and Tone Kapone did for their first Valentine's Day which involves of expensive gifts.
Categories: Celebrity

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Boats - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 12:00
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Drew Barrymore Admits to Not Having Successful Date in Almost Four Years

Aces Show Biz News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 12:00
Admitting that she is unsure 'what Valentine's Day is supposed to feel like', the 'Blended' actress encourages fellow singles not to focus on their struggles with loneliness.
Categories: Celebrity

These Best-selling Leggings Are the Perfect Travel Pants — and They're $33 at Nordstrom Right Now

Travel and Leisure - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 11:32
<p>Get your credit cards ready, because <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/content/sale" target="_blank">Nordstrom's Winter Sale</a> is here. </p><p>There are so many great deals for travelers — <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shopping/best-nordstrom-sale-deals" target="_blank">from luggage to comfy shoes to the perfect airplane sweater</a> — but if you only get one thing, consider these best-selling leggings. With almost 350 reviews and a stellar 4.5-star rating, <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-live-in-7-8-leggings/5032505" target="_blank">Zella’s ‘Live In 7/8’ leggings</a> are nothing short of a cult favorite. And wait, it gets better: As part of the sale, you can snag the coveted leggings for 40 percent off.</p><p>Suddenly we’re daydreaming of <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/leggings-celebrities-wear" target="_blank">comfy travel days</a>, exhilarating workouts, and lazy Sundays, all in our Zellas.</p><img alt="Best-selling Zella Leggings on Sale "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550263609/zella-live-in-7-8-black-leggings-nordstrom-ZELLASALE0219.jpg?itok=B0324v1X"><p>To buy: <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-live-in-7-8-leggings/5032505" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a>, $33 (originally $54)</p><p>From the opaque moisture-wicking fabric to the hidden waistband pocket to the discreet seaming, this Zella pair just might be the perfect staple legging you’ve been looking for. But don’t just take it from us; let us refer you to the reviews.</p><p><strong>Related: </strong><a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/fashion/best-travel-pants-women" target="_blank">The Best Travel Pants for Women Who Hate Flying in Jeans</a></p><p>Nordstrom.com shopper Rmarieruns can't get enough of these leggings, writing, “These leggings are perfect! They are opaque, flattering, and feel amazing! They hold up forever and continue to look good after countless rounds through the wash. I wear them for running, yoga, the gym, and even with sneakers or boots for casualwear.”</p><p>Reviewer ShannonMS, meanwhile, raves about the material: “I’ve heard a lot of good things about Zella leggings, and these lived up to the hype. They’re thick enough that they don’t become see through when you squat/bend down but don’t feel bulky at all.”</p><p>Sold? We thought so. Head over to <a data-ecommerce="true" href="http://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-live-in-7-8-leggings/5032505" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a> to shop the leggings for $33 (originally $54). The <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shopping/best-nordstrom-sale-deals" target="_blank">Winter Sale</a> runs through February 24, but you'll want to get these while they're still in stock. Shop Zella's other top-selling leggings on sale, below.</p><img alt="Best-selling Zella Leggings on Sale "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550263609/zella-divine-high-waist-rib-leggings-nordstrom-ZELLASALE0219.jpg?itok=vuya3ty3"><h3>Zella Divine High Waist Rib Leggings</h3><p>To buy: <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-divine-high-waist-rib-leggings/5252049" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a>, $39 (originally $65)</p><img alt="Best-selling Zella Leggings on Sale "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550263609/zella-ultrasoft-recycled-high-waist-leggings-nordstrom-ZELLASALE0219.jpg?itok=JV8Y8t3e"><h3>Zella Ultrasoft Recycled High Waist Plus-size Leggings</h3><p>To buy: <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-ultrasoft-recycled-high-waist-leggings-plus-size/5022054" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a>, $42 (originally $69)</p><img alt="Best-selling Zella Leggings on Sale "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550263609/zella-shine-zip-high-waist-ankle-leggings-nordstrom-ZELLASALE0219.jpg?itok=mXamUzmg"><h3>Zella Shine Zip High Waist Ankle Leggings</h3><p>To buy: <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-shine-zip-high-waist-ankle-leggings/5018938" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a>, $42 (originally $69)</p><img alt="Best-selling Zella Leggings on Sale "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550263609/zella-neo-banded-crop-leggings-nordstrom-ZELLASALE0219.jpg?itok=WD8KJKwv"><h3>Zella Neo Banded Crop Leggings</h3><p>To buy: <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/zella-neo-banded-crop-leggings/4748631" target="_blank">nordstrom.com</a>, $33 (originally $55)</p>
Categories: Travel

Zac Brown Uses Music as Therapy in Dealing With End of Marriage

Aces Show Biz News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 11:00
When talking about a follow-up to the country band's 'Welcome Home' album, the frontman of Zac Brown Band admits that fans will be treated to 'some really personal songs.'
Categories: Celebrity

These Sheepskin Insoles Make Every Pair of Shoes Feel As Soft and Comfy As Uggs

Travel and Leisure - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:31
<p>We all deserve a vacation, a getaway, a mini break from life every now and then. We work hard.</p><p>But while our brains might get a break when we ditch our desks to explore a new destination, our feet are often forced to work overtime. It’s time to consider lifestyle choices that give our feet a vacation, too.</p><p>Luckily, we have podiatrists to give us helpful advice, like how to <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shoes/how-to-break-in-shoes" target="_blank">break in shoes</a> before a trip, <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shoes/comfy-walking-boots-for-travel" target="_blank">find doctor-approved comfort shoes</a>, and use inserts to help the fit of a shoe. To be clear, I am not a podiatrist, but just a person who knows comfort when she feels it.</p><p>I recently bought a pair of rubber-soled, chunky heel, black leather boots that could not be returned, risking it all to find out they were a bit too large for me. After trying on several different pairs of thick socks with no luck at a better fit, I sought out the help of the internet for the <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/style/shoes/best-comfort-insoles-inserts-on-amazon" target="_blank">best affordable shoe inserts</a> for boots. And soon thereafter, I was floating on a cloud of sheepskin.</p><p>The insoles that have since altered the future of my feet come highly rated by Amazon and Nordstrom reviewers alike at a whopping 4.5 stars. <a data-ecommerce="true" href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/ugg-genuine-sheepskin-insoles-women/5025517" target="_blank">UGG’s Genuine Sheepskin insoles</a> are the definition of plush. The fur is backed by dual-density foam that is malleable to fit into any shoe and the shock-absorbent heel pod and layer of shearling cushion make these so comfortable they magically change any shoe into a warm house slipper. The thickness helps make my boots fit perfectly so if you are not in need of downsizing a shoe, I suggest ordering a slightly smaller insole. </p><p>If you are already aware of the level of pleasure in an UGG product, then you know the way these might feel. Before these insoles, I had been in the dark about the coziness on offer from the power of sheepskin. These insoles are the perfect addition to any shoe — whether it’s an UGG boot or a black leather, chunky-heeled boot like mine — so we can all be walking on clouds together.</p><img alt="UGG Sheepskin Insoles "src="https://cdn-image.travelandleisure.com/sites/default/files/styles/1600x1000/public/1550094662/ugg-sheepskin-insoles-UGGINSERTS0219.jpg?itok=xC-FR1oR"><p><br />To buy: <a href="https://shop.nordstrom.com/s/ugg-genuine-sheepskin-insoles-women/5025517">nordstrom.com</a>, $20</p>
Categories: Travel

Move Over Great White Shark: A New Shark Rules South African Waters

Forbes News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:02
Things have changed in South Africa since the disappearance of great white sharks. An 18-year study provides new insights into how an oceanic ecosystem can change following the decline of one apex predator… and being taken over by another.
Categories: Business

Celine Dion Counters Refusal to Pay Commission Story With 'Generous Offers' Claim

Aces Show Biz News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 10:00
Facing a lawsuit from ICM Partners over accusations that she is holding back money from them, the Taking Chances hitmaker states that she is 'sad and disappointed' by the false report.
Categories: Celebrity

2018 Volkswagen Atlas SE Long-Term Update 1: Tire Killer!

Motortrend News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 09:00

The light goes green. The front tires jump, chirp as they lose traction, then settle as I pull away from the line. Such has been my experience with the Volkswagen Atlas. And before you jump to conclusions and assume I’m gunning it at every stoplight, let me assure you that I am not being overly aggressive in my acceleration. Unfortunately, our V-6-equipped brute is not equipped with the $1,800 optional 4Motion all-wheel-drive system, which means the entirety of the 266 lb-ft is directed forward overwhelming the limits of the front tires. And that’s when the ground is dry. When it rains, luckily a rare event in Southern California, you really have to let the Atlas begin to roll without giving it any throttle input in order to mitigate tire slippage. I would hesitate to drive in wetter, colder climates that could see snow or ice without replacing its current 245/60R18 Continental CrossContact LX Sport tires.

The front-end traction is not the only driving characteristic that reduces my confidence in the Atlas’s overall handling. Like a 4,200-pound Great Dane puppy, it bounds places, full of unnecessary movements and unsure of how to control its enormous extremities. My commute includes a section of rough coastal road, and once the bumps, drops, twists, and turns start, I never feel like the Atlas settles until I get back to a smooth, level road.

Despite the Atlas’s shortcomings, the generously sized VW has become a favorite of our video crew, who regularly uses it to haul multiple people as well as countless cases of equipment. The cavernous Atlas, with its 96.8 cubic feet of cargo room, provides ample room to store their stuff and still have room to work out of on the road. With two USB ports servicing the front passengers, two for the second row, and one 12-volt plug per row, the Atlas has plenty of power options to support the needs of passengers in the first two rows. Absent from the Atlas’ interior: USB ports for the third row as well as a 110-volt outlet, which is much handier than 12-volt plugs requiring inverters in order to plug most electronics in. The missing USB and 110-volt outlets are what keep the Atlas from joining the true family hauler ranks alongside minivans and full-size SUVs.

The cavernous cargo area is truly impressive with the second and third rows folded. Read more about our long-term 2018 Volkswagen Atlas SE:

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Categories: Property

Beck Files for Divorce After 14 Years of Marriage

Aces Show Biz News Feed - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 09:00
Reports of the 'Up All Night' singer's split from wife Marissa Ribisi comes nearly a week after he won Best Alternative Music Album and Best Engineered Album at 2019 Grammy Awards.
Categories: Celebrity

A Rogue Drone Shut Down Dubai International Airport for 30 Minutes

Travel and Leisure - Sat, 02/16/2019 - 07:45
<p>Travelers at Dubai International Airport found themselves temporarily delayed on Friday morning after an unauthorized drone was seen over a terminal, according to <a href="https://www.businessinsider.com/dubai-airport-unauthorised-drone-forces-short-shut-down-and-grounded-flights-2019-2//?r=AU&amp;IR=T" target="_blank"><em>Business Insider</em>.</a></p><p>Rogue drones have been increasingly seen at airports in the last few months, including one that <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-news/london-gatwick-airport-drone-shut-down" target="_blank">shut down Gatwick Airport</a> in December, causing delays and flight cancellations. Dubai International Airport is the third busiest airport in the world, so even a short delay can cause massive problems.</p><p>According to <a href="https://gizmodo.com/rogue-drone-shuts-down-the-third-busiest-airport-in-the-1832644733" target="_blank"><em>Gizmodo</em></a>, the airport was shut down between 10:13 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. local time, in order to assess the situation. The Dubai Media Office confirmed in a tweet that “operations at Dubai International are back to normal after less than 30 minutes of delay due to unauthorized drone activity.”</p><p>Allegedly, drone sightings have interrupted airport operations in Dubai in the past, according to the <a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/dubai-airport-delays-flights-in-and-out-of-airport-on-hold-due-to-drone-activity-a4067616.html" target="_blank"><em>Evening Standard</em></a>. Planes cannot safely take off while drones are seen in the area, since it could lead to a crash, much like when a <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/travel-tips/airlines-airports/drone-hits-british-airways-plane" target="_blank">British Airways plane hit a drone</a> at London Heathrow International Airport back in 2016.</p><p>This is why the United Arab Emirates strictly forbid drones on airport premises. According to a tweet by the Dubai Media Office, “flying drones without obtaining permission is subject to legal liability as per UAE laws.”</p><p>According to the <em>Evening Standard</em>, all drone owners must also register with the UAE's General Civil Aviation Authority in order to operate their devices legally. Cameras and lasers are also prohibited.</p><p>Some passengers posted on Twitter during the delay. One passenger claimed his flight was “stuck for ages” while taxiing on the runway, waiting to take off.</p><p>The owner of the drone is unknown. Back in 2016, Dubai International Airport announced that it would be <a href="https://www.travelandleisure.com/airlines-airports/dubai-drone-hunter" target="_blank">testing out “drone hunter” aircraft</a> to help counteract the drone trend. However, it seems the technology isn’t as effective as desired.</p>
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