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Easy DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make...

Here are a few ways you can whip up a creative costume with stuff from around the house or your local thrift store.
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Lane Bryant to Liquidate More Than 150 Stores

Lane Bryant is the latest retailer to take the plunge, announcing that it will be permanently shuttering 157 stores, including 52 outlets. The closings are part of the Chapter 11 Bankruptcy filing of parent company Ascena Retailer Group, which is planning to shut down a significant number of the 2,800 stores it owns under the chain names of Lane Bryant, Justice, Ann Taylor Loft, Catherines, Lou & Grey, and Cacique.

Business
How to Choose the Best Vitamin C Serum for Your Skin

A good Vitamin C serum can help fade discolorations, even out skin tone, shrink pores, and make dull skin more bouncy and radiant. Learn how to choose the best one for you and your bottom line.

Wellness
Etsy Vendor Makes a Yiddish Face Mask Intended to Say 'NYC Strong' – But It Actually Says 'NYC Crotch'

Tees Go Bling on Etsy wanted to honor the Jewish community in New York—one of the hardest-hit areas in the country—by making an "NYC Strong" mask in Yiddish. But instead, she accidentally spelled out "crotch" instead of "strong."

Style
Brooks Brothers Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

On Wednesday, Brooks Brothers announced it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and joins countless other retailers who have filed for bankruptcy since the pandemic shut everything down back in March.

Business
New Gucci Vogue Italia Campaign Features a Model With Down's Syndrome

Ellie Goldstein makes history in captivating photographs.

Style
Woman Makes Face Masks ... With Hyper-Realistic Human Faces on Them

Designer Danielle Baskin works and lives in San Francisco and designs products for a living, so when facemasks became a necessary part of life, she got to work on designing some very unique masks with hyper-realistic human faces.

Style
DEVO Selling Iconic 'Whip It' Face Shields

'80s band whipped up a new Energy Dome design for coronavirus protection. You can preorder a PPE kit that includes the Energy Dome and a detachable face shield.

Style
Chill Like a Boss: Where to Buy the Best Comfy Lounge Pants for Hanging Around Your Home

We've put together a list of the best lounge pants you need for chilling at home. So, can wearing comfy pants all day, every day become the new norm, please?

Style
4 Ways to Touch Up Your Hair Color Without Visiting the Salon

Is your hair color (or lack thereof) driving you crazy? Cover up those roots in a jiffy with these affordable drugstore products.

Style
Quarantine Hair, Don't Care: People Are Cutting & Dyeing Their Own Hair, and It's Just as Bad as You'd Think

Hair salons, barbershops, and beauty shops are shut down worldwide, and it's resulting in some pretty hysterical "quarantine hair."

Style
Walmart Is Selling Shirts Galore Amid Coronavirus. But Pants? Not So Much.

Major retailers are seeing increases in sales of tops, but not bottoms, and it's because no one cares what is on their bottom half while we are all working from home.

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Vans Releases Autism Awareness Line of Shoes, and It's Awesome!

Vans worked with the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards when designing the shoes to address common sensory sensitivities.

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Easy DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make at Home

Here are a few ways you can whip up a creative costume with stuff from around the house or your local thrift store.

Style
12 Face Mask Accessories That Will Definitely Turn Some Heads

Interestingly but not surprisingly, the mask has become a fashion accessory. And, of course, now the accessories have accessories. Check out our 12 favorites.

Style
Payless Is Leading the Way With Another Attempted Comeback

After closing all US-based retail stores in 2019, Payless is planning a comeback with more than 300 retail stores.

Business
Disney Releases Spooktacular Halloween Merchandise

Although we won't be able to attend Mickey's Not-So-Spooky Halloween, Disney has released all-new Halloween-themed merchandise. This includes spooky shirts, clothes, headbands, backpacks, shoes, and face masks.

Style
Stein Mart Joins the List of Bankrupt Retail Chains

Out of money and out of time, designer discount chain Stein Mart will probably close for good.

Business
How to Start a Retinol Regimen to Keep Your Skin Looking Flawless

Do you suffer from acne, wrinkles, or uneven skin tone? Add some retinol to your beauty routine.

Wellness
These Smocked Dresses for Adults Are the Quarantine Style We Need

Smockingbird Children's Clothing created smocked dresses for adults. The popular dresses sold out within days!

Style
Elderly Couple Goes Viral After Modeling Clothes Left Behind at Their Laundromat

The Wansho Laundry in central Taiwan is all about keeping clothes in tip-top shape. Run by husband-and-wife team Chang Wan-ji, 83, and Hsu Sho-er, 84, they've been together for over 60 years and have worked a lifetime at cleaning clothes, dry cleaning, and laundry. Their grandson set up the Instagram account for them back in June, and he has posted countless photos of his grandparents modeling the vintage clothing.

Style
Clarisonic Is Going Out of Business, Offering Mega Sale on Beauty Devices and Products

Facial device maker Clarisonic is selling off its remaining inventory for 50 percent off.

Style
Lane Bryant to Liquidate More Than 150 Stores

Lane Bryant is the latest retailer to take the plunge, announcing that it will be permanently shuttering 157 stores, including 52 outlets. The closings are part of the Chapter 11 Bankruptcy filing of parent company Ascena Retailer Group, which is planning to shut down a significant number of the 2,800 stores it owns under the chain names of Lane Bryant, Justice, Ann Taylor Loft, Catherines, Lou & Grey, and Cacique.

Business
How to Choose the Best Vitamin C Serum for Your Skin

A good Vitamin C serum can help fade discolorations, even out skin tone, shrink pores, and make dull skin more bouncy and radiant. Learn how to choose the best one for you and your bottom line.

Wellness
Etsy Vendor Makes a Yiddish Face Mask Intended to Say 'NYC Strong' – But It Actually Says 'NYC Crotch'

Tees Go Bling on Etsy wanted to honor the Jewish community in New York—one of the hardest-hit areas in the country—by making an "NYC Strong" mask in Yiddish. But instead, she accidentally spelled out "crotch" instead of "strong."

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National Articles
Yogo Sapphires: Montana's Hidden Treasure

The Yogo sapphire comes from the Yogo Gulch in central Montana and the discovery of this treasure came about as a happy accident. It was in 1866 as the Gold Rush was in full swing and the miners noticed that the Yogo Creek was full of pretty blue pebbles. It wasn't until 1894 that those pebbles were discovered to be sapphires and there began Montana's start of sapphire mining.

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Minimalist Jewelry Pieces That Prove Less Is More

For those who aren't keen on oversized or chunky statement pieces, these minimalist earrings, necklaces, anklets, and bracelets prove that substance has nothing to do with size.

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Go 'Boncos'! NFL Shop Releases New Denver Broncos Hat, But There's a Small Problem ...

New Era recently released a new hat for Broncos fans. However, there's a small (and hilarious) typo. Eagle-eyed users on Reddit were some of the first to catch the spelling error on the snapback, which says, "Denver Boncos" instead of "Denver Broncos."

Sports
Top 5 Places Near Denver to Take Senior Pictures

Who needs a boring photography studio when you live in beautiful Colorado? There isn’t a studio needed with the primo natural stages available within a short drive of Denver.

Lifestyle
'Shop Maryland Tax-Free Week' Begins on August 8

Save six percent on clothing, shoes, and other back-to-school essentials during Maryland's annual tax-free Week.

Local News
5 'EXTRA' Car Accessories You Didn't Know You Needed

Kick up your ride's comfort and style with these five over-the-top, "extra," yet oh-so-helpful car accessories.

Automotive
Beautiful Engagement Rings Without Diamonds

Every relationship is unique. That means that there's no single way to propose! Here are seven beautiful engagement rings that don't need diamonds to last forever.

Style
Bōsōzoku Are Japanese Motorcycle Groups With a Twist!

Like some American motorcycle cultures, Bōsōzoku started in the 1950s and exploded in popularity once it emerged into the pop culture mainstream in the '80s and '90s.

Travel
5 Strange Car Features From the Past

Car manufacturers innovate pretty quickly. Each year's car models seem to be massive technological improvements over the previous. With so many cool and advanced car features available today, we decided to take a look at old car features that have fallen out of use over the years.

Travel
Where You Can Get Your Masks in Denver

Where can you buy a mask if you haven't gotten one yet? Thankfully, there are a few local businesses in the Denver metro area that have taken it upon themselves to manufacture masks during times of shortage.

Style
5 Unusual Car Designs That You Can't Buy Today

For every winning design, however, there's likely several that are bogged down with strange choices or unsafe technology. So, we're looking at five peculiar trends in automotive engineering and why you can't readily purchase them today.

Automotive
Even in 2020, You Should Never Wear White to a Wedding

I don't know why this is still not a permanent fixture in the heads of members within western society, but in no way, shape, or form is a wedding guest to wear white unless the couple requests it.

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