Houston leaders seek clues for concert surge that killed 8
Mourners began building a memorial to those lost at a Texas concert as authorities said they would watch video, interview witnesses and review concert protocols to determine how eight people died when fans suddenly surged toward the stage to watch rapper Travis Scott.
LaQuan Smith throws a fashion party at Empire State Building
NYFW Spring/Summer 2021 - LaQuan Smith The LaQuan Smith collection is modeled at the Empire State Building during New York Fashion Week on Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, in New York. On Thursday night, some were on top of the Empire State Building walking LaQuan Smith's New York Fashion Week runway in slinky blue and white sequin minis, barely there one pieces and shiny body hugging pants. “This building is a true representation of New York City dreams,” Smith told The Associated Press before his evening show. 2 in a custom Smith catsuit that put her growing belly on display under lace from neck to ankle. At 33, Smith has been building his sultry, luxe brand after launching in 2013, drawing some major celebrity fans who include Beyoncé, Lady Gaga and Rihanna.wftv.com
LaQuan Smith throws a fashion party at Empire State Building
On Thursday night, some were on top of the Empire State Building walking LaQuan Smith's New York Fashion Week runway in slinky blue and white sequin minis, barely there one pieces and shiny body hugging pants. “This building is a true representation of New York City dreams,” Smith told The Associated Press before his evening show.news.yahoo.com
WATCH: Kylie Jenner confirms pregnancy in heartwarming video
WATCH: Kylie Jenner confirms pregnancy in heartwarming video Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner attend the Travis Scott: "Look Mom I Can Fly" Los Angeles Premiere at The Barker Hanger on August 27, 2019, in Santa Monica, California. (Tommaso Boddi/Getty Images for Netflix)Reality TV star Kylie Jenner has confirmed that she and rapper Travis Scott are expecting a baby, the couple’s second together. Jenner’s post included a heartwarming video showing her positive pregnancy test, ultrasound and special moments with family members, including the pair’s first child, 3-year-old Stormi, and Jenner’s mother, Kris. >> See the video hereThe news comes weeks after multiple entertainment outlets reported that Jenner was pregnant. >> PREVIOUS STORY: Kylie Jenner pregnant, expecting 2nd child with Travis Scott, reports sayNo further details about the pregnancy, including the baby’s due date or sex, were immediately available.wftv.com
TikTok to let users shop through app with Shopify deal
Bytedance China FILE - This Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, file photo, shows the TikTok logo on a smartphone in Tokyo. The Chinese government has made investments in two of the nation's most significant technology firms: ByteDance, the Chinese company that owns global video app TikTok, and Weibo, China's version of Twitter, in a move apparently intended to bolster its sway over the nation's flourishing technology sector. Shopify already had a deal with TikTok that let merchants create "shoppable" video ads that drive customers to online stores. ByteDance, the Beijing-based company that owns TikTok, already runs a thriving social media marketplace on Douyin, its twin video app for the Chinese market. Reality star Kylie Jenner is among the first merchants to participate in the program by selling her skincare and cosmetics line through TikTok.wftv.com
Kylie Jenner pregnant, expecting 2nd child with Travis Scott, reports say
Billionaire entrepreneur and reality TV star Kylie Jenner is pregnant and expecting her second child with rapper Travis Scott, according to multiple reports. >> Read more trending news“Everyone is thrilled for them,” an unidentified source told Yahoo Entertainment. Jenner and Scott already share 3-year-old Stormi, who was born in February 2018 after an intensely private pregnancy. “She has been trying for almost two years to get pregnant,” a source told US Weekly. “She has always wanted another kid close to Stormi’s age.”A source told TMZ that Jenner was in the “very early stages” of the pregnancy.wftv.com
A journey back through the Kardashians as their TV show ends
Their reality series "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" will end the series with their 20th season. There's Kourtney's on-again, off-again relationship and three kids with Scott Disick, who makes his first appearance in Kardashian TV land on Episode One. Kardashian stepparent Caitlyn Jenner is OG “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” and continued to appear after her divorce from Kris. Simpson attorney Robert Kardashian before she divorced him, too: Kourtney, Kim, Khloe and Rob. And there were three seasons of the fitness fest “Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian” after the marriage didn't work out.wftv.com
Stocks making the biggest moves after hours: Ulta Beauty, DocuSign, Cloudera & more
DocuSign earned 22 cents per share in the quarter, versus an analysts' average estimate of 13 cents according to Refinitiv. Ulta Beauty — Shares of Ulta Beauty fell more than 5% in extended trading after the beauty retailer reported a net sales miss. Cloudera — Shares of Cloudera gained more than 8% after the software company reported stronger-than-expected results. Cloudera reported earnings of 15 cents per share, above Refinitiv analyst estimate of 9 cents per share. The software company reported a loss per share of 9 cents, versus a 10-cent loss per share analysts were expecting, according to Refinitiv.cnbc.com
Retailers from Target to Kohl's make big bets in beauty as department stores reel
Fans gather at local Ulta Beauty in Houston to greet Kylie Jenner at the launch of her cosmetics line on November 18, 2018 in Houston, Texas. Twenty-two percent said they plan to actually buy more beauty products this holiday season compared with last, while 35% said they're planning to buy less. "The department stores traditionally owned that space," Stacey Wilditz, president of SW Retail Advisors, said about beauty. It will open Ulta makeup and skincare shops inside of hundreds of Target stores. Macy's digital beauty sales are up about 75% year to date, he said, adding that Macy's is best when it comes to prestige fragrances.cnbc.com
'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' will end in 2021
FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2011 file photo, from left, Khloe Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, and Kendall Jenner arrive at the Kardashian Kollection launch party in Los Angeles. After more than a decade, Keeping Up With the Kardashians is ending its run. It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye" to the reality show, Kim Kardashian and other members of the extended Kardashian-Jenner family said in a statement Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Matt Sayles, file)
'Keeping Up With the Kardashians' will end in 2021
FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2011 file photo, from left, Khloe Kardashian, Kylie Jenner, Kris Jenner, Kourtney Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, and Kendall Jenner arrive at the Kardashian Kollection launch party in Los Angeles. After more than a decade, Keeping Up With the Kardashians is ending its run. After more than a decade, Keeping Up With the Kardashians will be ending its run next year. The new season begins Sept. 17, with the final season to air in 2021. The series, which debuted in October 2007, begat 12 spin-offs, including Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami" and Revenge Body with Khloe Kardashian."
Jeff Bezos says Amazon is donating $690,000 to Australian bush fire efforts
Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, pictured on September 13, 2018. Bloomberg | Getty ImagesBillionaire Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has announced his company will donate $690,000 donation to bush fire relief efforts in Australia. In an Instagram post on Sunday, Bezos pledged 1 million Australian dollars ($690,000) on behalf of the tech giant an amount that has faced criticism by some on social media. "Amazon is donating 1 million AU dollars in needed provisions and services." The figure was derided by some online, with people comparing the sum with Bezos' personal net worth.cnbc.com
Ulta Beauty shares rally on earnings beat, but analysts see weak cosmetics sales ahead
Kylie Jenner visits Houston Ulta Beauty to promote the exclusive launch of Kylie Cosmetics with the beauty retailer, on November 18, 2018 in Houston, Texas. Ulta Beauty beat third-quarter profit estimates on Thursday, driven by sales of higher-margin cosmetics products, sending the retailer's shares up nearly 13% during midday trading Friday. Ulta has attributed cosmetics lines from Kylie Jenner and YouTuber James Charles for driving customers to its stores. Ulta shares were recently trading around $267. He reiterated a "reduce" rating on the stock, saying he expects sales of color cosmetics to remain weak at least into mid-2020.cnbc.com
Jho Low's superyacht is for sale again
The yacht, originally called Equanimity and seen here in 2018, was subsequently renamed Tranquility and turned into a party venue for hire. The yacht, originally called Equanimity, was subsequently renamed Tranquility and turned into a party venue for hire. A separate listing on Camper & Nicholsons' website -- the broker handling the sale -- still lists the Tranquility as available for rent from 1.1 million euros ($1.23 million) a week. The 91.5-meter (300 foot) superyacht includes a large Jacuzzi pool, a sauna, a fully-equipped gym and a hairdressing salon, according to a 31-page brochure published by Camper & Nicholsons. In April, Jho Low's lawyers said the Equanimity was "owned by Equanimity (Cayman) Ltd," and criticized the "bargain-basement sale price" accepted by the government of Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamed, in a statement.
Kourtney Kardashian recalls the best money advice she's ever received
Attorney Robert Kardashian (C) and daughter Kourtney Kardashian (R) attending Nineth Annual 'A Time For Heroes' E. Glaser Pediatric AIDS Association Benefit on June 7, 1998 at Ken Roberts home in Brentwood, California. Ron Galella, Ltd. | Ron Galella Collection | Getty ImagesKourtney Kardashian has received a lot of financial advice throughout the years. Kourtney Kardashian entrepreneurYet she's not the wealthiest of the Kardashian empire, which is led by her mother, Kris Jenner, and includes her siblings Kim Kardashian West, Khloe Kardashian, Rob Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner. "Kim [Kardashian] was big on spending [her money] on clothes, so I would borrow hers and then I spent mine on traveling," she said. (L to R) : Kourtney Kardashian, Allison Statter, CEO of Blended Strategy Group Source: Smith House Photocnbc.com
Kylie Jenner hospitalized and 'heartbroken' to miss cosmetics launch
(CNN) - An ill Kylie Jenner is going to have to skip an event she's been looking forward to. But not well enough to attend the launch of the Kylie x Balmain makeup collection at Balmain's Paris Fashion Week event on Friday. Jenner tweeted a note Wednesday explaining that she had been preparing to travel for the launch, which she worked on with designer and Balmain's creative director, Olivier Rousteing. "Unfortunately I'm really sick and unable to travel," Jenner wrote in the note. Jenner owns 100% of her popular cosmetics company.
Viral challenge prompts trash cleanup
In February, the #trashtag challenge inspired people to go to locations covered in garbage, pick up the trash, and post before and after pictures on social media. That number is expected to soar on Saturday, as Americans celebrate "National CleanUp Day." The challenge first started in 2015 when outdoors clothing company UCO launched the #TrashTag Project. "We kind of felt bad about it because it was in a really pretty location, so we decided to pick up 100 pieces of trash." The #trashtag challenge has been raising awareness of litter pollution and the scale of ocean plastic.
Did Millie Bobby Brown Fake Her Skincare Tutorial?
Did Millie Bobby Brown fake a tutorial for her new skincare line? The "Stranger Things" star, 15, talks to viewers in the video, saying she is "applying now" and washing off certain cleansers. "Yall seen that video of Millie Bobby Brown fake using her skincare line? ... Its worse than Kylies video," one person tweeted, referencing a similar video posted by Kylie Jenner earlier this year that earned her backlash for washing her face for some 10 seconds. i thought doing a quick video replicating my personal process for that night was okay, but thats not what was conveyed.
Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott featured in Playboy
Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner attend the premiere of Netflix's "Travis Scott: Look Mom I Can Fly" at Barker Hangar on Aug. 27, 2019, in Santa Monica, California. (CNN) - Get ready to see a lot more of Kylie Jenner. On Tuesday, Playboy tweeted a photo of an apparently nude Jenner (wearing a cowboy hat) embracing a shirtless Travis Scott. "It is a celebration of the things that bring us joy: sex, art, food, music, spiritual connection, travel, cannabis and community. According to Playboy, the cover featuring Jenner was shot by Sasha Samsonova, and Scott was the creative director.
Kylie Jenner Under Fire for Parking in Accessible Parking Spot
Why did Kylie Jenner stop in an accessible parking spot? Parking in a handicapped spot? Another said, Hopefully you or a loved one will never need a handicapped spot. Interview Magazine responded at the time that the intention was certainly not to offend anyone.Jenner has not yet responded to the latest controversy. Kylie Jenner Faces Backlash Over Video Showing Her Washing Her FaceCan Kylie Jenner Be 'Self-Made' and From a Rich Family at the Same Time?
Fake followers in influencer marketing will cost brands $1.3 billion this year, report says
Brands pay billions of dollars globally a year to promote their products through influencers who have sizable followings on top social media sites. The fraud figure represents about 15% of what the report predicts will be an $8.5 billion market this year in spending on global influencer marketing. Having social media influence can be lucrative. According to the Cheq report, a "micro influencer" with 10,000 followers can make $250 for a sponsored post, while someone with a million or two followers can make $250,000 per post. Arianna Renee, who has 2.6 million followers, recently tried to launch a clothing line but had to scrap it after selling very few products.cnbc.com
As Instagram tests its 'like' ban, influencers will have to shift tactics to make money
Influencer marketing agency Obviously conducted a survey of Canadian influencers after the Instagram "like" test started rolling out in Canada. Detert said campaigns his company has been doing with clients are more focused on measuring the actual online or in-store sales driven by influencer posts. Instagram said in June it was rolling out a change that will let advertisers promote posts from influencers. Before that, brands could also post influencer content by just posting content from influencer on their own page, or by posting them on other third-party accounts. Oliver Yonchev, U.S. managing director at social media company The Social Chain, said this should have the result of Instagram users posting "a lot more."cnbc.com
Is FaceApp Dangerous to Your Privacy?
Everyone's obsessed with FaceApp, the app that can make you look decades older. But could it be dangerous to your privacy? David Fergusson, co-author of "The transHuman Code," told Inside Edition that it's important to read the fine print in the app's terms of service. In a statement, FaceApp told Inside Edition it does not access your entire photo library, but rather only the image selected for a user by editing. But Fergusson said the concerns surrounding FaceApp can apply to other apps as well.
Kylie Jenner disputes A-Rod's account of their Met Gala chat
Kylie Jenner attends the 2019 Met Gala Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 6, 2019, in New York City. (CNN) - Kylie Jenner may be the youngest-ever self-made billionaire. But she did NOT talk about it at the Met Gala. "Kylie was talking about Instagram and her lipstick, and how rich she is," he told the sports magazine. Forbes magazine named Jenner, 21, the world's youngest self-made billionaire in March, putting her in the No.
Hackers target NFL, celebrities on Twitter
A slew of celebrities have recently had their Twitter accounts hacked, including Drake, Kylie Jenner, and even the NFL official Twitter page. Mashable tech editor Pete Pachal and CNET editor Brian Tong join CBSN to discuss why the social media site has been the target of hackers.cbsnews.com