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MLS appoints longtime league executive to run Chivas USA – Los Angeles Times

Major League Soccer, the caretaker owner of Chivas USA, turned the team’s business and sporting operations over to longtime MLS executive Nelson Rodriguez on Wednesday when it named him club president. The league purchased the failing franchise from Mexican businessman Jorge Vergara and his wife, Angelica Fuentes, last week and will be responsible for its operations until a new ownership deal is finalized. MLS Commissioner Don Garber said the league,…

Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

How much stonger is a monkey than a man? Ask USA TODAY – USA TODAY

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Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Beard envy? Hipster trend sparks interest in facial hair transplants – Today.com (blog)

Health 8 hours ago Video: Baby-faced guys are getting beard transplants through a new procedure gaining popularity in plastic surgeons’ office. TODAY’s Carson Daly reports. Hipster beards are no longer confined to the streets of Brooklyn, N.Y. — they have made their way into the mainstream as actors, politicians, athletes and other men are sporting their own scruff. That’s giving some…

Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Cosmetics ‘Cocktailing’ Is the Way Consumers Achieve Customized Shades – Wall Street Journal

While getting ready for work each morning, Catrina Castro, a 26-year-old ad agency account executive, applies not one but three types of mascara. She begins with Maybelline New York’s The Falsies waterproof mascara to add volume to her eyelashes and hold the curl. Next, she applies Telescopic waterproof mascara from L’Oréal Paris to help stiffen the lashes, and she finishes with a coat of Full Exposure mascara by Smashbox to…

Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Army disqualifies 588 soldiers after sexual assault review – USA TODAY

The Army screening of troops in sensitive positions led to the disqualification of 588 soldiers from “positions of trust.”(Photo: Joe Raedle, Getty Images) Story Highlights They are banned from so-called “positions of trust” — recruiters, sexual assault counselors and drill sergeants More than 20,000 soldiers in these positions were reviewed over the last eight months The Army reported it dismissed 55 soldiers from similar positions last summer WASHINGTON — The…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Federal appeals court says school can’t make basketball player cut his hair – Indianapolis Star

A gavel rests on a judge’s desk. / Charlie Nye / The Star 2013 file photo From here on out, when a Greensburg High School boys basketball coach utters the word “cut” to his players, he’d better be talking about trimming the roster and not the length of their hair. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit on Monday reversed a lower court decision and ruled in favor…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Nicole Richie Didn’t Actually Dye Her Hair Purple – E! Online

Instagram One glance at Nicole Richie‘s most recent Instagram upload, and you’d be convinced that the star dramatically altered her hair color to a shocking shade of violet.  That’s right, the pint-sized fashion icon posted an edgy photo of…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Hair was The Great British Bake Off but with a roller twist – Metro

Steve Jones was on presenting duties in Hair (Picture: Pete Dadds) You can see why they varied the title format with Hair (BBC3). The Great British Hair Off doesn’t sound quite right does it? More like a contest to find the most manscaped, depilated bod in Britain. There’s a show in that one but it wasn’t Hair, which is Bake Off with rollers. Not having troubled the world of hairstyling…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Facial Hair Transplants Growing Amid Hipster Beard Craze, Doctors Say – DNAinfo

A patient following a partial beard transplant by Dr. Jeffrey Epstein. View Full Caption NEW YORK CITY — The thick, flowing beards adorning hipsters from Williamsburg to Park Slope are driving follicly-challenged New Yorkers to a little-known but growing field of plastic surgery — facial hair transplants. Whether they’re filling in a few gaps or doing a complete beard construction, New…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Kim Kardashian braves the New York cold with WET HAIR – Daily Mail

<!– By Daily Mail Reporter PUBLISHED: 16:23 EST, 25 February 2014 | UPDATED: 18:16 EST, 25 February 2014 With New York shivering, it is hardly the time to go out with wet hair. But as Kim Kardashian would no doubt argue, looking good does not come without sacrifices. The brunette beauty braved the cold day with slicked down hair on Tuesday, after apparently undergoing a conditioning treatment. Scroll down for…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

USA TODAY Sports’ NCAA tournament Bracketology – USA TODAY

Kansas Jayhawks forward Jamari Traylor (31), forward Tarik Black (25) and guard Brannen Greene (14) celebrate on the bench during the second half against the Oklahoma Sooners at Allen Fieldhouse. Kansas won 83-75.(Photo: Denny Medley, USA TODAY Sports) Story Highlights Syracuse, Florida, Wichita State and Arizona are No. 1 seeds Villanova, Kansas, Duke and Creighton are No. 2 seeds Iowa State, Wisconsin, Michigan and Michigan State are No. 3 seeds…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Nicole Richie Didn’t Actually Dye Her Hair Purple – E! Online

Instagram One glance at Nicole Richie‘s most recent Instagram upload, and you’d be convinced that the star dramatically altered her hair color to a shocking shade of violet.  That’s right, the pint-sized fashion icon posted an edgy photo of…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014

‘Today’ show anchors go barefaced for the cameras on ‘No Makeup Monday’ – New York Daily News

For them, at least, it was like being naked. No need to fiddle with your TV picture — the entire lineup of NBC’s “Today” show really did shun makeup for an hour on Monday for a segment on self-image. Peter Kramer/NBC Makeup-less ‘Today’ hosts Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford discuss body image issues as part of the show’s ‘Love Your Selfie’ campaign. PHOTOS: STARS CAUGHT WITHOUT MAKEUP “Wow, did…

Posted: Wednesday, February 26, 2014