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‘Serial Stowaway’ Is Arrested at O’Hare (Again), 2 Days After TV Confessional

‘Serial Stowaway’ Is Arrested at O’Hare (Again), 2 Days After TV Confessional

A woman notorious for evading airport security and sneaking aboard planes without a ticket was arrested this week in Chicago, days after she was heard in a splashy TV news report promising that such escapades were behind her. Called the “serial stowaway” by local news media, the woman, Marilyn Hartman, was arrested on Tuesday at …

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Finesse raises $4.5M to use AI to predict fashion trends

Finesse, a startup promising to take the guesswork and waste out of fashion, is announcing that it has raised $4.5 million in seed and pre-seed funding. Founder and CEO Ramin Ahmari said the tremendous waste in the fashion industry has become a badly kept secret, with Burberry recently facing a backlash over its practice of burning unwanted …

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New Statistics Show These Are the Biggest Facial Plastic Surgery Trends Right Now

Each year, the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS)—the world’s largest association of facial plastic surgeons—conducts a third-party survey with a group of its 2,200 members to determine annual aesthetic trends. Today, the results were released, and there are a few surprises. Surgery Is Up, Nonsurgical Procedures Are Down In a twist no …

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