The parent company of Louis Vuitton paid an eye-popping $122 million last month for the Bijan store on Rodeo Drive, public records show. The sale to LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is the latest high-profile deal on the Beverly Hills shopping street, which is home to luxury retailers such as Gucci...
We learn in history class that certain events were a Big Deal, and we assume they were unique and unprecedented. But many of these things, from technological breakthroughs to political shake-ups, used to happen all the time. Here’s a list of eight not-quite-so-special things that occurred regularly throughout history. More »
Wired headsets can be a real pain: they get caught on virtually everything. Fortunately, we live in the age of Bluetooth, and that means wireless headphones are a reality. You can enjoy your favorite music snag-free with the Magnetic Bluetooth 4.1 Wireless Sport Headphones, on sale for only $32.48 AUD [24.99 USD]. More »
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The negotiations follow VW's installation of software in its diesel vehicles that cheated on pollution tests. The dealers' sales plummeted on the news. VW will give them cash payments under the deal.
The fate of a deal to end Colombia’s long war is in the hands of voters who nurse deep wounds and have ample reason to be suspicious of the rebels’ promises.
Colombia’s government and the largest rebel group in the country have reached a deal to end more than 50 years of conflict. Nicholas Casey, Andes bureau chief, looks back at the history of the conflict.
A roundup of the best posts and deals including the best car rental promo, Hyatt's cool benefit ending and a nice gift card promo.
With the announcement of a new iPhone (and who knows what else) barely two weeks away, Apple deals are a little scarce this week, but we still found some good ones. Get apps at the best prices we’ve ever seen, $25 off a brand new MacBook Air and more. Used MacBook Air laptops from $579 […] (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Ryon Lochte has been officially charged by police in Rio. The embattled swimmer has already lost all of his primary endorsement deals reeling from the aftermath of an incident that took place in Rio during the recent Summer Olympic games. The 32-year-old swimmer lied to law enforcement — and then TODAY’s Billy Bush — about [...]
We’re heading back into pants season, which means dealing with the issue of underwear lines. That’s why we decided to ask some reasonable, fashionable women — ranging in age from 22 to 68 — about their go-to thong. The choices include the seamless, the lacey, the stretchy, and those that ... More »
Nintendo announced earlier today that it has made a deal to acquire JESNET (Japan Entertainment Software Sales Network) for the equivalent of $46.5 million. JESNET is a production and distribution network native to Japan, and it's likely that Nintendo acquired it to assist in the rollout of its upcoming console, codenamed NX, early next year. Show More Summary
According to a report from USA Today, Ryan Lochte joining the next season of Dancing with the Stars appears to be a done deal. And with Lochte avoiding any denials, it seems safe to assume he'll be "Jeah!"-ing all over DWTS for Season 23. (ABC offered no comment when TVGuide.com reached out on the... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Dancing with the Stars Ryan Lochte
U.S swimmer Ryan Lochte lost several brand endorsement deals following his self-described “embellished” story of a robbery near the end of the Rio Summer Olympics. But today he got one back: Pine Bros Softish Throat Drops, a Carmel, CA-based cough lozenge company, said it has signed the multi-gold-medal winner. “Just as Pine Bros. Show More Summary
Tuesday saw the release of the cheaper Xbox One S 500GB and 1TB models. Prices are a little lower than the 2TB Launch Edition which released earlier this month for $400 and bundled with no games. These newer models are priced at $349.99...Show More Summary
The Dodgers exchanged one backup catcher for another on Thursday, the kind of deal that normally attracts little attention. This one gets headlines because of the big names involved. The Dodgers sent A.J. Ellis, one of their most popular players and Clayton Kershaw’s preferred catcher, to the Philadelphia...
I may or may not have spent the afternoon hitting refresh on my browser… Bad for productivity, good for budgets! Last Bottle is holding their annual 2 day Harvest Marathon Madness with hundreds of bottles from around the world at a discount. Even better, since all orders from the marathon will be combined, there’s free […]
AMMAN, Aug 25 (Reuters) - Rebels and Syria’s army agreed a deal on Thursday to evacuate all residents and insurgents from the besieged Damascus suburb of Daraya, a rebel leader and state media said, ending one of the longest stand-offs...Show More Summary
Marcos Rojo failed to impress Jose Mourinho in pre-season By James Thursday, August 25th, 2016 22:18 Valencia call United Manchester United fans won’t be surprised to hear that Marcos Rojo is on his way out of the club. The Argentine defender looks like he’s heading to Valencia. The Spanish club’s owner Peter Lim contacted United […]
MONTREAL/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - A new global deal on curbing aviation emissions will likely give states the right to opt out of its initial voluntary phases, according to sources familiar with the matter, in a concession to developing countries like aviation powerhouses China and India.