Glossier, a cult-favourite beauty and skincare brand founded in 2014, just opened its first flagship store in New York City. The company has raised $US86 million in venture funding since 2014. The flagship store opened where Glossier’s showroom has been for the past year. The space is designed to be a social space where customers can test makeup and hang out while shopping. When we visited a day after it opened, it was already packed. Glossier, a previously online-only beauty and skincare brand founded in 2014, just opened its first flagship store in New York City. Since the company first started in 2014, Glossier has raised a whopping $US86 million in venture funding and gained a cult following among millennials. The flagship store opened in the same spot in SoHo where Glossier’s shoppable showroom has been since it opened in November 2017. More than half a million customers have come through that space since it opened, the company told The New York Times. The … [Read more...] about Wildly popular beauty startup Glossier just opened its first flagship store in New York City. Here’s what it’s like to shop there.
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NEW YORK - A female worker stabbed three babies, two of whom are less than a month old, at a home-based daycare center in New York City on Friday before slashing her own wrists and being taken into custody, police said. The unidentified woman, age 52, who also stabbed two adults in the predawn incident in the borough of Queens, was in stable condition, Juanita Holmes, assistant chief of patrol for the New York City Police Department, said at a news conference. Police did not have any details on a possible motive. Of the babies stabbed, there were two girls and one boy, police said. All three were hospitalized and listed in serious but stable condition. Prosecutors said they were aged 13 days, 22 days and 33 days. The woman also stabbed a 31-year-old man, believed to be the father of one of the children, and a woman at the overnight nursery in Flushing, known as Mei Xin Care. A bloody kitchen knife and meat cleaver were found at the scene, police said. Prosecutors said the woman who was … [Read more...] about 3 babies stabbed in New York City daycare center
By Bob D’Angelo, Cox Media Group National Content Desk NEW YORK — At least six people, including three infants, were stabbed at a New York City day care center Friday morning, WNBC reported. >> Read more trending news Police were called to the day care center in Queens around 3:40 a.m., WPIX reported. A 52-year-old woman with apparent self-inflicted knife wounds was taken into custody, the television station reported. The ages of the infants, two girls and a boy, were unknown, WNBC reported, but one girl was in serious condition, police said. Two other people, a man and a woman, also were stabbed. None of the injuries were considered life-threatening, the television station reported. Recommended for you Recommended for you Recommended for you Most read 1 Palm Beach County mugshots: Arrest photos from Palm Beach County 2 James Brown's daughter, Venisha Brown, dead at 53 3 This is the smooth, dependable Laremy … [Read more...] about 6 people, including 3 infants, stabbed at New York City day care
The New York City of the 1970s looked very different from the gentrified metropolis we know today. The Bowery, now lined with luxury apartments, housed much of the city’s illicit activities, while drug dealers and prostitutes worked openly from Park Slope to Times Square. Industrial decline, economic stagnation, and white flight led to the dramatic downturn for America’s largest city. Gotham had an unprecedented fiscal crisis in 1975, and two years later the city descended into chaos after the power went out for 25 hours. New York City saw 1,814 homicides in 1980 — three times what we have today — while the population declined to just over 7 million from nearly 8 million a decade before. At the same time, crack and heroin infested the city, driving the crime rate even higher. Robert Stutman, a former special agent for the NYC DEA, told Frontline, “Crack literally changed the entire face of the city. Street violence had grown. Child abuse had … [Read more...] about New York City Used To Be A Terrifying Place [PHOTOS]
(Reuters) - Four people, including a young boy, were shot and killed on Monday in a New York City apartment, police said. Two females, one male and a boy, about five years old, were found dead from gunshot wounds inside the apartment in the borough of Queens, after police and emergency crews were called to the scene a little before 9 p.m., New York City Police Department Chief of Detectives Dermot Shea told a news conference. Police are investigating if the shooting was a murder-suicide, Shea said. "We will take the evidence where ever it leads us," he said. "We don't want to leave any stone unturned." (Reporting by Brendan O'Brien; Editing by Simon Cameron-Moore) … [Read more...] about Four people, including boy, killed in New York City shooting