‘Super Bowl Fever’: More than 17 million employees expected to take day off today; U.S. implements strict travel restrictions in effort to contain coronavirus oubreak; Apple temporarily closes all offices and stores in China as coronavirus spreads; Bernie Ebbers, ex-CEO convicted in WorldCom scandal, passes away at age 78; China’s stocks – nosedive?; Fidelity now letting investors trade fractional shares of individual stocks and ETFs; Dunkin’ now selling $2 lattes (all month long); Spring coming…early? Without a shadow of a…doubt?; A members-only site that lets women rent vacation homes from other women; The country’s first human-powered ski resort; Cozy northeast hotels that will make you want to get snowed in.
Amid coronavirus panic, doctors reminding public that flu is deadlier, more widespread, much bigger threat to U.S. health right now…already killed 10,000, including 68 children; Pet owners embracing CBD, cannabis remedies to treat their ailing animals; Sports drinks fighting for growth; Shares of One Medical – going to continue to rise??; A complete guide to fats – from the ones you should be eating more of to the ones to avoid; The tastiest plant-based ice creams; Coke Energy; Wellness Barbie.
Any interest in going to Fashion Week? Insiders upset that tickets available for every Tom, Dick and Harry; Moda Operandi rings up $100 million for luxury fashion platform; Forever 21 enters deal to sell for $81 million; Harrods completes year-long beauty hall revamp; Victoria Beckham develops ‘pronounced lisp’ after spending £30,000 on new set of teeth???; An arrest (or two or three) in connection w/‘multi-million dollar’ burglary at F1 heiress’ house; The new kind of store Macy’s is reportedly going to test; Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mohmes’ guilty pleasure.
Tunes for training: high-tempo music may make your workouts easier…and more effective? Think along the lines of Eminem’s Lose Yourself?; Chris Hemsworth taking intermittent fasting to next level for new National Geographic TV show, Limitless; Kate Hudson launching Fabletics Men; Traditional gyms feeling the burn – too much competition from budget chains and luxury boutiques??; The fitness routines Shakira and J-Lo adhered to in preparation for their Super Bowl performance (which many are saying was ‘best halftime show’ ever); A new World Record for largest…candy bar.