Manolo Blahnik’s ‘Sex and the City’ Pumps Get a Crystal Upgrade - 08月18日(金)06:27 

Talk about exclusivity. Last week, Manolo Blahnik unveiled a new edition of the iconic Hangisi pump. Except this time around, the same shoe style Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw fawned over in the “Sex and the City” movie is getting the Czech treatment — and there are only 20 pairs up for sale. Manolo Blahnik’s exclusive Preciosa crystal-adorned Hangisi pumps. As part of the recent partnership with Preciosa, the leading global manufacturer of Bohemian crystal, the designer created the limited-edition shoe detailed with dozens of Preciosa crystals. And while c...more

Donaldson Reaches First Masters 1000 QF - 08月18日(金)05:55 

Jared Donaldson recorded the biggest win of his career earlier this week at the Western & Southern Open when he upset World No. 14 Roberto Bautista Agut. On Thursday, the 20-year-old American achieved another milestone, advancing to his first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 quarter-final by defeating Georgia’s Nikoloz Basilashvili 6-4, 7-6(4). The Californian was 0-13 in Round of 16 matches entering the match, including last week’s defeat to Diego Schwartzman in Montreal when he led 6-0, 2-0, and had been denied by Basilashvili in the final round of Roland Garros qualifying in 201...more

How This Ad Exec Is Crushing the Competition - 08月18日(金)04:52 

With eight years in senior marketing leadership at Coca-Cola Company behind her, Wendy Clark transitioned to CEO at DDB Worldwide in North America. The quality of Clark’s leadership earned her the Ad Age 2017 Executive of the Year accolade.

Sies Marjan Launches First Footwear Line — and Cher from ‘Clueless’ Would Totally Approve - 08月18日(金)04:33 

At its fall ’17 runway show this year, Sies Marjan debuted its first full footwear line. The New York Fashion Week show featured tone-on-tone outfit styling paired with the premier shoe assortment by Sander Lak, the label’s creative director. While Lak went for silky smooth draped dresses, oversized shirts and uneven hemlines throughout the apparel, the unexpected pairing on the runway were the chunky mules, boots and loafers matched to each look. And as of yesterday, the shoes are officially available. There are traditional patent leather pumps in an array of colors — sensible navy, cri...more

Yes, There Are Leaders In America - 08月18日(金)04:30 

Our nation has men and women of good character who are leading everyday and have been doing it for decades. They go to work everyday not seeking to get what they can get for themselves but to find ways they can make things better for others. Their example that is the face of American greatness.

Western & Southern Open 2017: Grigor Dimitrov, Simona Halep Advance - 08月18日(金)06:02 

The field at the 2017 Western & Southern Open is being narrowed down, with Thursday's men's and women's matches determining the quarterfinals set to take place Friday.  Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova, the two top seeds, each won their first match on Wednesday in straight sets. They are back on the court Thursday looking to keep their momentum going against unranked opponents.  Here are the results from all 16 quarterfinal matches from Cincinnati.   Men's Draw No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov def. Juan Martin del Potro, 6-3, 7-5 Yuichi Sugita def. Karen Khachanov, 6-7, 6-3, 6-3 Jare...more

World leaders express solidarity in wake of Barcelona attack - 08月18日(金)05:51 

World leaders sent messages of support and condolences to Spain on Thursday after a van struck a crowd in the busy Las Ramblas district of Barcelona, killing at least 13 people and wounding scores more in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group.

PGA Wyndham: Matt Every shoots 61 to claim lead - 08月18日(金)04:34 

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Matt Every shot a 9-under-par 61 to take the early lead in the first round of the Wyndham Championship on Thursday in steamy conditions at Sedgefield Country Club.

How Leaders Build The Resilient Organizations Of Tomorrow, A Navy SEAL's Perspective - 08月18日(金)04:32 

Resilient organizations are well-prepared for change. Regardless of the type or magnitude of the transformation an organization is facing, one of the ultimate goals is to prepare the company for long-term strength and agility. A fundamental focus for leaders and managers in the 21st century.

Paris Hilton Apologizes for Donald Trump Sexual Assault Comments - 08月18日(金)04:30 

Paris Hilton backtracked on her controversial statement about the women who accused Donald Trump of sexual assault in the lead-up to the November 2016 election Thursday, asserting that her comments were "misapplied.""I want to apologize for my comments from an interview I did lastThis article originally appeared on www.rollingstone.com: Paris Hilton Apologizes for Donald Trump Sexual Assault Comments