Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - March 15, 2018

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Toys R Us files for liquidation–will close or sell all U.S. stores; iHeartMedia files for bankruptcy; Ford recalls 1.4 million cars because steering wheel can come off!; Equifax exec charged w/insider trading, selling shares ahead of hack news; Lexus going into high-end boat business???; The stock you’ve never heard of that’s up 25,000% since 2009; Growing popularity of girlfriend getaways among retirees, pre-retirees; Krispy Kreme going green for St. Patrick’s Day [natch]; Bitcoin fad fading (for now); Freelancers – happy and prospering!; Yankee Candle’s ‘White Chocolate Bunnies’ candle; Hot Cross gin; DJ D-Sol (aka next Goldman Sachs boss)…

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Ikea is working on ‘mealworm meatballs’ and ‘bug burgers’??; Experimental drug reduces hot flashes ‘by 72 percent’; Health-and-wellness trends that are in & out for spring, per Jennifer Aniston’s trainer; Best new face sunscreen for people who hate sunscreen; Surprising health benefits of jalapeños; Allergy season – worse every year [So you’re not imagining this, Colleen]; Lentils for high blood pressure; Bath time: now the symbol of self care for stressed American women [What say you, Oprah?]…

FASHION/BEAUTY

Warby Parker has its sight set on an IPO sooner rather than later; Jaclyn Smith, Sears team up to make over struggling chain’s fashion lines; One of world’s rarest Rolex watches going up for auction; International style icon, Iris Apfel, getting her own Barbie; Costume designer Bob Mackie joining Broadway’s upcoming The Cher Show; Engagement ring piercing – growing in popularity; No more fur: Versace; Cynthia Rowley: How I became a fashion designer…

FITNESS/DIET

Why do dieters succeed or fail? The answers have little to do w/food; ‘Highly fit’ middle-age women nearly 90% less likely to develop dementia decades later, study finds; Sylvester Stallone flaunts muscular arms doing pull-ups…w/100-pound weight…at age 71!; Kelly Ripa’s AcroYoga moves on recent girls getaway to Bahamas; The $92 leggings J-Lo swears by; Why Keto – the fat-heavy diet – is sweeping the country; How a good marriage may help keep you thin; Amazon Fashion’s reliance on athletic apparel

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