Outdoor Voices is an athletic wear company founded by 29-year-old entrepreneur Tyler Haney. The brand considers itself "technical apparel for recreation," meaning the clothing is made for sweating in but can be suitable for any activity. From the start, Tyler Haney's strategy for Outdoor Voices was simple: to create the world's No. 1 athletics brand, eventually overtaking more established brands like Lululemon or Under Armour.
The price of bitcoin rose more than twenty-fold in 2017, generating huge amounts of interest in the cryptocurrency. :: The Independent’s bitcoin group is the best place to follow the latest discussions and developments in cryptocurrency.
The value of bitcoin has seen significant losses over the last week, following a period of relative stability. The volatile cryptocurrency’s price has shifted wildly ever since mid-December - when it hit a record high of more than $19,850 (£14,214) - with frequent heavy drops and speedy recoveries. Aside from the looming prospect of regulation, a series of high-profile thefts have also had a hand in the sudden rapid dips in value bitcoin and its rivals have experienced - the most recent of which was a failed raid on the Binance cryptocurrency exchange.
Singer John Legend has criticised US house speaker Paul Ryan over a Father's Day video about the politician's children. The post comes amid protests against a "zero tolerance" policy introduced by Donald Trump's administration which stated any adult who entered the country illegally would be prosecuted and split up from their children . Because the children are not charged with a crime, US rules say they cannot be detained with their parents.
Michelle Metcalfe was at the Cafe Spinnaker Park, in Gladstone, Queensland, when she spotted a whale swimming at the water’s edge on June 14. Speaking to the The Gladstone Observer, Metcalfe sai: “I have been working in the harbour for about eight-and-a-half years and I have never seen a whale this far into the harbour.” Credit: Michelle Metcalfe via Storyful
Whatever happens to England at the World Cup, at least the reception facing the squad should be less brutal than it was in 2014 after its exit following the group stage. The hallmark of England's preparations for Russia has been shedding the past reticence to engage with the public, a calculated move by the team leadership to reconnect with a public disaffected by years of failure at tournaments and uninspiring performances.
BENGHAZI, Libya (AP) — Libya's National Oil Corporation says an armed group opposed to Libya's self-styled national army has attacked key oil port terminals "significantly" damaging at least one storage tank.
NHS must be radically reformed and simplified if £20 billion funding boost is to work, warn two ex health ministers
Huy Chi Tran, 47, died on Tuesday while being held at a detention facility in Arizona ICE said in a statement released Saturday. A guard escorts an immigrant detainee from his 'segregation cell' back into the general population at the Adelanto Detention Facility on November 15, 2013 in Adelanto, California. A Vietnamese man awaiting deportation has died in Immigration and Customs Enforcement custody.
Two people were injured in a town in southern France on Sunday when a woman shouting "Allahu akbar" (God is greatest) attacked two people in a supermarket with a boxcutter, prosecutors said.
Russian police have published a video interrogation of a taxi driver who drove into pedestrians in central Moscow on Saturday. In it, he claims he got his pedals mixed up and lost control after 20 straight hours of driving. The driver is reported to be a citizen of Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia.
John Paul Finnigan and Kevin Williams served together on the frontline in Iraq and formed an “undeniable bond”. In March, Williams took his own life at the age of 29. Twelve weeks later Finnigan, 34, from Merseyside, also killed himself.
The practice of getting people to overcome their fears by facing them is a common technique in cognitive behavioral therapy. If someone is afraid of dogs, that person might slowly start to spend more time with them, until their fear subsides. Until now, neuroscientists were unsure of how this process played out in the brain.
At least 20 people have been hurt and one suspected shooter killed, after gunfire broke out at an all-night art festival in New Jersey. A total of 16 of the 20 injured were treated for gunshot wounds and four of those hurt – among them a 13-year-old boy – were in a critical condition, according to Mercer County Prosecutor Angelo Onofri. Mr Onofri said the shooting broke out in the early hours of Sunday, at the event in the city of Trenton.
Colorado fire officials continue to battle the destructive 416 fire outside of Durango, Colorado. The wildfire has spread to more than 34,000 acres, with containment rising to 25 percent. More than 1,100 fire crew are working to contain the fire, which is expected to be fully contained by July 31, InciWeb reported.
Red Cross volunteers and translators from across Spain turned out to take care of hundreds of migrants unwanted in Italy and Malta from the Aquarius rescue ship when they finally stepped ashore Sunday in the port of Valencia after a gruelling week-long voyage.
Almost 80 years after the first "Kindertransport" evacuations of Jewish children to safety in Britain, 42 people have set off on a memorial bike ride from Berlin to London. The cyclists departed Sunday from Berlin's Friedrichstrasse station, where a statue commemorates the 10,000 mostly Jewish children who made it to Britain from Nazi Germany and elsewhere starting in late 1938. Organized by the British-based World Jewish Relief group, the ride retraces the route of the trains.