Sutter Health to Settle Antitrust Lawsuit

A tentative settlement was announced on Wednesday in a case against Sutter Health, the sprawling hospital system in Northern California accused of anti-competitive behavior, just as the trial was to begin. The class-action lawsuit, which was brought by the California attorney general, Xavier Becerra, along with scores of employers and unions, accused Sutter of using…

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Alex Wolff Acts, Writes and Directs. And He’s Only 21.

Name: Alex Wolff Age: 21 Hometown: born in Los Angeles and raised in New York City. Now lives: in a duplex in the East Village and, on occasion, his parents’ apartment near Washington Square Park. Claim to fame: Despite his young age, Mr. Wolff is already a seasoned actor and a first-time director. He appeared…

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Medical News Today: What to know about peptides for health

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Charlotte Blank, Robert Schwartzberg

Charlotte Elizabeth Blank and Robert Jordan Schwartzberg were married Oct. 12 in St. Louis. C. Stuart Arnold, a friend of the bride’s family who became a Universal Life minister for the event, officiated in the sculpture garden of the St. Louis Art Museum. Ms. Blank, 35, is the chief behavioral officer, leading the behavioral science…

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Floating Points, Electronic Music’s King of Pain

Since he emerged as one of the standout D.J.s at the London club Plastic People in the late aughts, Sam Shepherd, who makes slow-building, deliberate electronic music as Floating Points, has become known for his precision, his musical knowledge and his modesty. “Elaenia,” his 2015 debut album, took five years to make. He tends not…

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Do-It-Yourself Sabbaticals

At Birchbox, the beauty and grooming subscription service, there is something called the “tri-bat.” Birchbox offers full-time employees who have been with the company for three years a $750 stipend (on top of their salary) and three weeks off in addition to standard vacation time. At six years of service, employees receive the same time…

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Olivier Rousteing and Isabelle Huppert Take Manhattan

Olivier Rousteing, the creative director of Balmain, is too busy to be a bad boy. The enfant respectable of Paris fashion (who was just 25 when he took over the couturier in 2011) was in New York for barely 48 hours last week, to introduce his new BBuzz Bag at Saks Fifth Avenue. Wearing a…

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Virgin Galactic Unveils Jumpsuit for Space Tourists

YONKERS, N.Y. — Once there was the era of space-age fashion. Now the age of fashion for space has arrived. On Wednesday, Virgin Galactic, the company started by Richard Branson to take people to the edge of space aboard a rocket-powered plane, is unveiling sleek, high-tech garments that passengers will wear during their trips. They…

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