Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - January 24, 2018

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE 01.24.2018

Market surge ahead!!! ‘If you’re holding cash, you’re going to feel pretty stupid’…so says head of world’s largest hedge fund…; Disney to give $1000 bonuses to > 125,000 workers; Badoo, the majority owner of dating app Bumble, is seeking sale that could value company at $1.5 billion; Gas prices heading up (when they are usually heading down); Snapchat now letting users share some Stories outside the app; Scotchy scotch scotch is now an investment strategy???; Apple expected to release new entry-level 13″ MacBook this year, likely replacing MacBook Air; KFC wings in a DIY drone box; Tissue, please (layoffs @ K-C); King No More: BudweiserWhite Castle is now taking Valentine’s Day dinner reservations.

HEALTH & WELLNESS 01.24.2018

Salmonella Alert! Tainted Jimmy John’s raw sprouts are making people sick–again; Schmidt’s Naturals announces line of oral care products infused w/unlikely health ingredients: superfood extracts, vitamins, magnolia bark, and more…will consumers take the dental bait?; The new ALS Challenge involves hot peppers [Yes – we think it sounds dangerous.]; The case against juice – stronger than ever; Cancer could be spotted by technology ‘several months’ before it occurs?; Why travel is good for your mental health; How to cope w/yet another Patriots trip to the Super Bowl [This one’s for you, Jon–wink, wink…]…

FASHION/BEAUTY 01.24.2018

Target makes scents w/Good Chemistry, a new vegan fragrance line; Madewell and J. Crew expand denim size range; Minne Mouse is getting her very own Coach collaboration; Purse backpacks [ugh]; Clunky dad sneakers [double ugh]; Bearded Lagerfeld [undecided]; A startup that’s like Rent the Runway for actual diamonds? We know the share economy is thriving, but…diamonds?

FITNESS/DIET 01.24.2018

Are you a chronic stress eater? Do you go crazy for carbs? Good news: It’s not your fault–your brain chemistry (!!!) might be to blame; Nike’s out w/a new running shoe that’s all about maximalism (as opposed to barefoot minimalism of past few years–thank gaaad!); Halle Berry’s go-to ab exercise for strong core–no gym required;  Pain after exercise…..what’s the deal w/that?; How I get it done: Niki Leondakis, CEO of Equinox…

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