Target to Buy Shipt for $550 Million in Challenge to Amazon

Target to Buy Shipt for $550 Million in Challenge to Amazon
Target Corp. agreed to purchase grocery-delivery startup acquired software company Grand Junction, which also manages local and same-day deliveries. Target now offers same-day delivery in New York City and can send orders from 1,400 of its stores. Competition in this space is growing fiercer, though, as rivals Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Best Buy Co. also apparel, have sent retailers scrambling to improve their online offerings. E-commerce sales are up about 17 percent this holiday season, according to Adobe Systems

Whistleblower: Flynn told colleague Russia sanctions would be ‘ripped up’

Whistleblower: Flynn told colleague Russia sanctions would be ‘ripped up’
Washington (CNN)As President Donald Trump delivered his inaugural address, incoming national security adviser Michael Flynn texted his former business colleague about a plan to join Russia and build nuclear reactors in the Middle East: The project was "good to go," he told them, according to a summary of a whistleblower's account provided by a lawmaker.The business colleague who texted with Flynn later recounted that he also suggested sanctions against Russia would be "ripped up" as one of the administration's

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Leonardo da Vinci painting smashes record with staggering $450 million price tag

Leonardo da Vinci painting smashes record with staggering $450 million price tag
"Salvator Mundi" sells for a colossal amount of cash.Image: Drew Angerer/Getty ImagesIt'll surely be a while before you see this much money being thrown around again. Leonardo da Vinci's 500-year-old painting "Salvator Mundi" has broken the record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction, selling for an eye-watering $450,312,500, including buyer fees.  SEE ALSO: This app is like Shazam, but for works of art The sale decisively eclipsed the previous record held by Picasso's "Les Femmes d'Alger

Tax-Hike Fears Trigger Talk of Exodus From Manhattan and Greenwich

Tax-Hike Fears Trigger Talk of Exodus From Manhattan and Greenwich
Even Bruce McGuire, founder of the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association, understands if wealthy Northeasterners flee the region due to changes in the tax code.“It would almost be irresponsible if you weren’t thinking about moving,” he said.The problem for the Connecticut hedge-fund set -- and, more broadly, for a lot of the Wall Street crowd -- is that Republican proposals in both the House and Senate would drive up taxes for many high-earners in the New York City area. By

‘Riverdale’ Recap: Betty Gives Ariel Winter A Run For Her Money

‘Riverdale’ Recap: Betty Gives Ariel Winter A Run For Her Money
Well fam, we’re here. We made it to Wednesday and, consequently, to another episode of . Last week was a fucking snoozefest, and I, for one, am ready to see Cheryl burn some shit to the ground again. Like, enough with The Black Hood bullshit; let’s get back to the storylines that are actually interesting, like ordering hits on would-be date rapists and outing mothers for their slutty high school years as Serpent gang members. Is that too much

Alyssa Milano is the voice we need to keep the net neutrality fight going

Alyssa Milano is the voice we need to keep the net neutrality fight going
A quiet resignation has begun to set in among net neutrality proponents as Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai marches forward with his plan. But Alyssa Milano is having none of it. The actress and advocate has emerged as one of the loudest and most aggressive voices in support of net neutrality. In this role as champion of net neutrality, Milano's accomplished something few others have: She's gotten Pai to engage, despite him mostly ignoring any and all criticism

What Your New Years Resolution Says About You

What Your New Years Resolution Says About You
Ah, New Year’s Eve, the universally appealing fuckboy. The other 364 days of the year, we all sit around agreeing that NYE is a trash holiday, guaranteed to let you down—but as the 31st approaches (or that fuckboy sends out a “ u up?” text), we’re suddenly, inexplicably dashing out to buy sequined dresses, eyes swimming with the vision of the perfect kiss at midnight. We’ve discussed how the “new year, new me” trend is utter bullshit, but there’s

Starbucks Christmas Tree Frappuccino just tastes like sugar and regret

Starbucks Christmas Tree Frappuccino just tastes like sugar and regret
Please drive this away from me.Image: STARBUCKSNothing says Christmas like a cold cup of sugar.  At least that's what I kept telling myself as I took a sip, and another one of the Christmas Tree Frappuccino. It's Starbucks' latest concoction that has people running out to corporate coffee shops, where they spend $5 and most likely take a bunch of smartphone photos to later post on social media.  Like this:  My @Starbucks Christmas tree Frappuccino doesn’t look nearly as

Whitney Port Gets Candid About How She’ll Spend Her Son’s First Holiday – EXCLUSIVE

Whitney Port Gets Candid About How She’ll Spend Her Son’s First Holiday – EXCLUSIVE
Whitney Port seemingly does it all: since rising to fame after being cast in the MTV series , Port's career has only soared higher — she's juggling her own fashion line, serving as a judge on the eighth cycle of and authoring a book, . And, as much as she's accomplished in her career, she's also made some big moves in her personal life. After marrying television producer Tim Rosenman in 2015, Port and Rosenman welcomed their first child

Woman Stumbles Through Drive-Thru OrderThen She Sees a Burger King Worker Running Toward Her Car

Woman Stumbles Through Drive-Thru OrderThen She Sees a Burger King Worker Running Toward Her Car
ShareTweet Anyone familiar with the danger of diabetes knows that low blood sugar can launch you into a life-threatening situation in just a matter of minutes. To make matters more challenging, the insulin drop can make it difficult to think straight or perform daily functions, like ordering food to get yourself stabilized. Such was the case for Rebecca Boening, a retired police officer from Amarillo, Texas. Facebook Last Wednesday afternoon, she was driving on the interstate when her blood sugar suddenly

J.K. Rowling breaks her silence on Johnny Depp’s role in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

J.K. Rowling breaks her silence on Johnny Depp’s role in ‘Fantastic Beasts’
released a statement the decision to keep on weeks after the . uneasy and criticalFantastic Beasts and Where to Find ThemAmber Heardphysically harmed her, providing and  Depp has denied the allegations, though his former managers Now Rowling, who wrote screenplays for and , is speaking for the first time since the new wave of backlash emerged. Rowling’s site immediately crashed as fans rushed to read what she had to say. The statement is awkwardly worded and appears to defend Depp without

Danny Masterson denies rape allegations after being fired from Netflix’s ‘The Ranch’

Danny Masterson denies rape allegations after being fired from Netflix’s ‘The Ranch’
Image: greg gayne/netflixDanny Masterson, one of the main actors of Netflix's The Ranch, will be written off the show after being accused of rape, according to Variety. Allegations against Masterson were brought to the attention of Netflix executives, at least one of whom reportedly said this weekend that he did not believe the accusers. Four women have accused him of rape. SEE ALSO: 'House of Cards' will resume final season in 2018 without Kevin Spacey 4. Here is Danny

Flynn’s ‘lock her up’ speech goes viral after he’s charged with lying to FBI

Flynn’s ‘lock her up’ speech goes viral after he’s charged with lying to FBI
With the news that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn is expected to plead guilty to making false statements to the FBI, the internet is having a field day with his “lock her up” speech at the Republican National Convention last year. Flynn made the speech during the “Make America Safe Again” portion of President Donald Trump‘s convention. The “lock her up” chants were a mainstay at Trump’s campaign rallies as a jab at then-Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton in

Trump hits out at May over tweet criticism

Trump hits out at May over tweet criticism
Report End of Twitter post by @realDonaldTrump The videos shared by Mr Trump, who has more than 40 million followers, were initially posted by Jayda Fransen, the deputy leader of Britain First, a group founded by former members of the far-right British National Party (BNP).Ms Fransen, 31, has been charged in the UK with using "threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour" over speeches she made at a rally in Belfast.Several leading UK politicians have criticised the president for

Fox News anchor checks the facts of his network’s favorite Clinton conspiracy

Fox News anchor checks the facts of his network’s favorite Clinton conspiracy
Shep Smith has developed something of a reputation as an exasperated voice of reason at Fox News. His network has pushed a conspiratorial link between Clinton Foundation donations and a deal supposedly approved by the State Department when it was led by Hillary Clinton. The conspiracy — as alleged by President Donald Trump — is that Clinton's State Department handed over 20 percent of the United States's uranium holdings to "Russia" in exchange for cash sent to the Clinton Foundation.