Judge Halts Treatments at Florida Stem Cell Clinic

A federal judge on Tuesday issued a permanent injunction against U.S. Stem Cell, a Sunrise, Fla., clinic accused of blinding three patients by injecting a fat extract into their eyes. The company is just one of hundreds of businesses that have sprung up around the country offering to treat a wide array of illnesses with…


Toasting Sarah Huckabee Sanders. By the Press. Really.

WASHINGTON — There’s an old maxim about the press, sometimes attributed to H.L. Mencken: “Journalism is to politician as dog is to lamp post.” That’s why eyebrows were raised last night when the dogs hosted a party for a lamp post, with some of journalism’s loudest barkers gathering for Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the outgoing White…


25 Gym Bags That Will Actually Get You to the Gym

Escape Perforated Neoprene Tote Bag

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As breathable as your hot yoga attire, this neoprene tote — locally made in Sydney, Australia — feels extra sporty thanks to the brand’s signature rope handles and an electric yellow hue.   

Botox Maker Allergan Is Sold to AbbVie in $63 Billion Deal

The drugmaker AbbVie said on Tuesday that it planned to buy Allergan, the maker of Botox, for about $63 billion, in one of the biggest mergers in the health care industry this year. The deal represents a classic response to a perennial drug industry challenge: how to recover when a blockbuster drug is losing its…


Jacquemus Heads to the South of France of 10th Anniversary Show

Arnold JerockiGetty Images A 500-meter hot pink ribbon rolled down the middle of a beautiful lavender field in Provence, France to serve as the runway for Jacquemus’s 10-year-anniversary show, just miles away from designer Simon Porte Jacquemus’s stomping grounds. The bright pink runway coupled with the idyllic setting spoke to the playful, countryside chic aesthetic…


Mirazur, in France, Tops World’s 50 Best Restaurants List

Mirazur, a restaurant on the French Riviera in Menton, took the No. 1 spot on the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list, announced on Tuesday at a ceremony in Singapore. The chef and owner, Mauro Colagreco, a native of Argentina, has also earned three Michelin stars. Last year the restaurant was ranked No. 3. The annual…


Awkwafina’s Makeup Revelation in the Subway: ‘I Looked Insane’

Forget demure ingénue. The actress-rapper Awkwafina has found success in Hollywood through her sharp comedic timing and bold personality. Fresh off a heady “Crazy Rich Asians” run (in which she nearly stole the show as the best friend Peik Lin Goh), she is now trying her hand at indie drama, with “The Farewell,” out July…


Wolfgat, a Far-Flung Destination for South African Coastal Cuisine

PATERNOSTER, South Africa — Reaching Wolfgat, a restaurant in a small seaside cottage seating only 20 in this fishing village, takes a good two hours plus by car to reach from Cape Town, about 100 miles away. The payoff is a singularly memorable multicourse dinner that tastes more of the sea than anything else and…


Thomas Keller Brings Country Club Cuisine to the City

Talking about how good the chef Thomas Keller’s new restaurant is would be easier if it weren’t also painfully out of step with the city’s mood. TAK Room is so determined to be “timeless,” as Mr. Keller has often called it, that it seems clueless. TAK Room opened in March, one of 11 restaurants inside…


Hey, Tourists! Here’s Where to Dance and Drink in New York City for Pride

Image Julius during Gay Pride in 2016.CreditChristian Hansen for The New York Times The Stonewall Inn is probably the world’s most famous gay bar. It opened in 1967, a year after laws forbidding night life establishments from knowingly “serving alcohol to homosexuals” were overturned. Although it was Mafia-owned, the constant police raids were not targeted…