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Barneys ‘schlockfest’ hurting traffic to Freds restaurant

Ever since the liquidation of Barneys began, a quiet, uncomfortable question has gripped Midtown’s power-lunching set: What about Freds? During the holidays, snooty shoppers griped that the luxury icon looked more like Sears or Kmart as the once-stately Madison Avenue flagship got plastered with garish orange-and-yellow signs hawking “Everything 30% to 50% off”. Less noticed,… Read More »

Two-Thirds of Sunscreens Could Be Hurting You, Report Says

Frederick BassGetty Images Summer’s hot, and the debate over how to protect yourself from the sun is even hotter. The Environmental Working Group released its 2019 Guide to Sunscreens today—the 13th annual report of its kind—and it finds that two-thirds of sunscreen products on the market “offer inferior protection or contain worrisome ingredients.” But not… Read More »