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An Iconic Gossip Girl Landmark Is Closing, and People Are Heartbroken

In addition to the steps of the MET and the New York Palace Hotel, one of the most iconic Gossip Girl filming locations was department store Henri Bendel . I was about the same age as Serena and Blair when the show was airing, and you can bet that Bendel's was at the top of my itinerary when I visited New York at the time.

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The Fall Boots You Should Buy, According to Where You Live in the U.S.

Fall boot shopping can be a challenge for the indecisive (just ask this editor). Currently  Net-a-Porter has 650 boots to choose from. Nordstrom has nearly 3000.

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Scientists discover omnivorous shark that eats lots of seagrass

Movies and popular culture would have us believe that all sharks only eat meat.

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‘Madden’ shooting survivor files lawsuit against EA and the venue

Last week, there was a tragic shooting at a Madden 19 tournament at a bar in Jacksonville, Florida. Two professional players were killed and 10 others were injured.

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Venus Williams Told Us the #1 Thing She Wears for Every Workout

The energy at the U.S. Open in New York City is unparalleled—which is why it's no surprise that Venus Williams  designed a new dress for the tournament that's "perfect for feeling like you own the world."  U.S

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Police expose SIM card hijacking ring

There's a good chance you've had to ask your carrier for a SIM swap, whether it's to replace a faulty card or to switch to another size (say, from micro SIM to nano SIM).

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Florida is appointing a cryptocurrency czar

Florida's Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis believes his state needs to start keeping a closer eye on cryptocurrency and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs). That's why he created a position for a state-specific cryptocurrency czar who'll be in charge...

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NASA’s TESS planet-hunter sent back this stunning image

NASA has released the first incredible photo from its TESS planet-hunter, with the new satellite beaming back a stunning image of more than 200,000 stars. TESS, or the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite, is at the start of an unusual elliptical orbit that will see it capture enormous images of space in the search for potentially habitable exoplanets. It’ll do that … Continue reading

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Solange’s Met Gala Dress Was Wild, but It’s the Contents of Her Bag That Has People Talking

We're always secretly curious about what the stars are carrying in their purses while walking the red carpet. Lip balm? A flask?

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FDA: 207 million eggs recalled in nine states over salmonella risk

Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms is initiating a voluntary recall of more than 207 million eggs out of “an abundance of caution” over salmonella risk, according to the FDA. The eggs may be contaminated with a variety of salmonella called Salmonella Braenderup, which can be fatal in compromised individuals and cause serious illness in otherwise health individuals. The eggs were distributed … Continue reading

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