Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - March 18, 2019

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Lyft off! Ride-sharing app hits road for its IPO today, seeks $2 billion; Powerball’s jackpot jumps above half-billion-dollar mark after top prize goes unclaimed; Captain Marvel flies higher, further, faster past $760 million worldwide; Shake Shack testing four-day workweek to attract and retain employees; FBI warning of virtual kidnapping scam; Starbucks losing its coffee lead in China; Robocalls about your bills – pouring in all day, every day?; A look inside Hudson Yards, the massive new mall that just opened in New York; An underwhelming Model Y; The quirky ‘Flintstone House’ that’s a ‘visible eyesore’…

HEALTH & WELLNESS

As eggs make comeback, new research rekindles longstanding debate–good for you? Bad?; The Inventor: Out for Blood in Silicon Valley, which follows rise and fall of Elizabeth Holmes, airs on HBO tonight; Creator of Jelly Belly debuts CBD-infused jelly beans; Periodontal disease – increase risk for dementia?; Why so many farmers markets are failing; How to make kefir at home; The new guidelines that advise against daily low-dose aspirin to prevent strokes and heart disease.

FASHION/BEAUTY

Louis Vuitton pulls Michael Jackson-inspired clothing from new collection; Lilly Pulitzer and Pottery Barn release new home goods collaboration; Elon Musk’s custom Air Jordans – a highlight at Model Y unveiling?; What to know about Levis Strauss before it goes public; Why offensive fashion somehow keeps happening; The cat w/nine lives [Choupette’s now got a ‘RIP Daddy’ line in Karl Lagerfeld’s honor??]; A sew-sew debut of the re-modeled Project Runway; Everything we know about Sephora’s new credit cards and rewards programs.

FITNESS/DIET

You better sit down! Or..stand up? Science says those pricey stand-sit desks won’t make you skinny; Blind runner, w/guide dog trio, makes history in NYC Half Marathon; Halo Top ice cream founder scoops out $5.6 million for home in Hollywood Hills; Beverly Hilton takes fitness to next level w/new biohacking facility?; The road race for wine lovers (Marathon du Médoc); A gym designed for people w/autism.

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