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Jaguar Land Rover(NEW YORK) -- Will 2019 become the year of the electric car?

At next month’s auto show in Geneva, electric cars and concepts from Aston Martin’s Lagonda marque, Nissan, Audi, Mercedes, Honda and Kia will take center stage.

They’ll join a growing list of cutting-edge electronic vehicles, or EVs, entering the increasingly crowded segment this year.

The technology and design of these zero-emission vehicles has improved dramatically in recent years.

But a vexing challenge remains: convincing consumers to give up their internal combustion engine (ICE) cars and trucks.

Of the 17 million vehicles sold in the U.S. last year, 229,000, or 1.3 percent, were electric. Tesla’s Model 3 sedan accounted for over half (138,000) of EV sales, dominating the nascent market.

“The new electric vehicles are aimed directly at Tesla,” Ed Kim, vice president of industry analysis at AutoPacific, told ABC News. “The vast majority of them are in the Tesla price range. Tesla has real competitors.”

Jaguar, the British luxury automaker, introduced its challenger to Tesla last year: the all-electric I-Pace SUV. More than 600 units have been sold in the U.S. since last November, the first month of sales. Sleek and futuristic, with a minimalist, airy interior, the new $69,500 I-Pace is a departure from the British luxury carmaker’s traditional gasoline-powered vehicles.

To stay competitive in the fast-moving EV segment, Jaguar needed to act quickly. Doing so required major investments and extreme dedication. There was no other choice.

“This is brand new territory for us,” David Larsen, Jaguar Land Rover’s general manager of product development, acknowledged to ABC News. “The I-Pace was designed from the ground up.”

Unsurprisingly, the largest markets for the I-Pace are California, Florida and Texas – areas with warm year-round climates.

“Cold weather can cut range significantly – by even one third,” Kim said. “Lithium ion batteries are subject to temperature sensitivity. In California this is not an issue. In polar vortex conditions, these vehicles wouldn’t get far.”

The I-Pace, for example, gets as much as 234 miles from one full charge of its high-tech lithium ion battery, according to the EPA. That figure can shift significantly for reasons other than temperature. Heating or cooling the vehicle, how fast one drives and even radio usage can drain the battery.

I-Pace customers can charge their vehicles at home with a wall-mounted Level 2 240-volt home EV charger. It takes nearly 13 hours for the high-voltage battery to get a full-charge when starting at zero percent. Connecting the I-Pace to a standard 120V electrical outlet with a cable also works; Jaguar estimates the SUV would get an extra 30 miles this way if charged overnight.

“The car is constantly optimizing battery efficiency,” Larsen said. “The I-Pace learns how you drive and your driving behaviors to estimate what your range will be.”

Larsen, though, never has to charge his I-Pace at home. Jaguar’s office in Mahwah, New Jersey, offers charging stations. But he acknowledged that “range anxiety” -- the fear of running out of battery charge on the road -- is real and owning an electric car can take some adjusting.

Stable fuel prices in the U.S. have also slowed demand for these pricey vehicles, Kim explained.

“We are used to 5 minutes at the pump and going,” he said. “It takes a long time to fill these things up. Faster charging will get us closer to the level of convenience with gasoline cars.”

Tesla’s Model S made driving an electric car cool and trendy. Federal tax credits also helped move the needle for some drivers, though many EVs are purchased “by people who are not price sensitive,” said Kim. Plus, the majority of EV owners are not die-hard environmentalists. Many Tesla owners are “technology enthusiasts,” he noted.

Teslas may be the EV of choice with Americans but the Nissan Leaf is the top-selling EV globally. And with more models on the horizon, these industry leaders may see their monopoly on the market shrink.

Audi’s e-tron SUV will begin deliveries to U.S. customers this spring. Porsche’s much-anticipated Taycan electric sports car will be unveiled later this year. Mercedes Benz will soon roll out its EQC SUV, aimed at the e-tron. There will also be an all-electric Mini from BMW.

Cadillac, GM’s luxury brand, will be retooled to focus on electric cars. Volkswagen plans to invest $800 million to build a new electric vehicle at its plant in Tennessee.

“We’ll continue to see more EVs come on the market,” Kim said. “In the next three to four years, the market will be saturated with EVs. There will be a lot more supply than demand.”

There are two problems, however, that could put the brakes on the market expansion of EVs, according to Karl Brauer, executive publisher of Cox Automotive.

“They still cost a lot more than ICE cars and charging takes a long time,” he told ABC News. “For a rancher in Montana, EVs are not the solution. These cars are for people who live in urban areas and don’t travel more than 100 miles or more a week.”

Brauer, who has driven the I-Pace, said he was “fascinated” with the SUV at first -- until it was time to juice the battery.

“It doesn’t charge as well as it should, even with a Level 2 charger,” he said. “There were times when I thought it was charging but it wasn’t. It has everything going for it and it drives extremely well. In terms of battery, I was disappointed.”

Driving an electric car also requires some patience and practice. They’re built with regenerative brakes, allowing the vehicle to function with single pedal driving. When the driver lifts his or her foot off the accelerator, the car will come to a sudden stop, especially when the regen braking is set to high. The abruptness can be jarring and disorientating in the beginning.

“It’s a different driving experience,” Larsen admitted. “There’s a steep learning curve. The first time I drove the I-Pace I had to turn off the regen braking. It felt weird.”

Automakers want consumers to believe that traditional cars are antiquated. In reality, an EV future is decades away.

“Electric cars are not mainstream yet,” Kim said. “There’s a lot of momentum building behind electrification, especially in Europe and Asia. Automakers will push them even though they’re low volume vehicles. They need North American sales. Consumers have to buy into the advantages of having an EV.”

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Photo by Dan MacMedan/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Katherine Johnson, the "human computer" whose work was depicted in the 2016 film Hidden Figures, was recognized on Friday as the agency renamed a building after the pioneer.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration redesignated a building that houses programs essential to safety on space missions in the 100-year old mathematician's native West Virginia as the Katherine Johnson Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) Facility.

“I am thrilled we are honoring Katherine Johnson in this way as she is a true American icon who overcame incredible obstacles and inspired so many,” NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine said in a statement. “It’s a fitting tribute to name the facility that carries on her legacy of mission-critical computations in her honor.”

The building aptly houses programs that support NASA’s highest-profile missions "by assuring that mission software performs correctly," according to an agency statement.

In her three decades at NASA and its predecessor agency, the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, Johnson calculated trajectories for space missions including Alan Shepard’s Freedom 7 mission in 1961, John Glenn’s Friendship 7 mission in 1962 and several Apollo missions.

As a black woman, Johnson and fellow black mathematicians Dorothy Vaughan and Mary Jackson shattered racial and gender barriers and stereotypes during the height of the Civil Rights Era. Their story was documented in the 2016 film Hidden Figures, which was based on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly. Johnson was portrayed by Taraji P. Henson.

In 2015, Johnson received the Presidential Medal of Freedom. In 2017, NASA honored her with its dedication of the Katherine Johnson Computational Research Facility in Hampton, Virginia.

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Tramino/iStock(DEARBORN, Mich.) -- Ford has hired an outside firm to investigate its processes for fuel economy and emissions testing, the company announced on Friday.

Kim Pittel, group vice president for Sustainability, Environment and Safety Engineering said in a statement that the decision was made after "a handful of employees raised a concern...regarding the analytical modeling that is part of our U.S. fuel economy and emissions compliance process."

The statement specifically cites potential issues with the "road load" specifications used in testing. The company says it has been "established through engineering models that are validated through vehicle testing."

Ford has also retained independent industry experts  and an independent laboratory as part of the investigation. The company also shared their concerns with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Air Resources Board.

"At this time, there's been no determination that this affects Ford's fuel economy labels or emissions certifications," Pittel says.

The first vehicle Ford has identified for testing is the 2019 Ranger.

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Lance King/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Barack Obama sat courtside at the Duke-UNC game this week. But although the matchup is one of the most-anticipated college basketball games of the year, it was Obama's bomber jacket that stole the show.

The former POTUS traded the traditional suit and tie from his presidential days for a relaxed all-black outfit in which a customized bomber jacket from designer Rag & Bone, embroidered with "44" on the left sleeve, was the main focus.

The 44th president's stylish look instantly became a trending topic on social media, with some renaming Obama's jacket the "O-bomber."

"No president ever dripped harder than him," one person commented on Twitter.

no president ever dripped harder than him.

— jai💸 (@Jaiii2x) February 21, 2019

A host of other tweets were shared on Twitter all in the name of Obama's head-turning topper.

I need the collectors edition Obama “44” bomber jacket. pic.twitter.com/ii3Rk3EH5j

— Sir Savage, The 21st (@Thacoolbreeze) February 22, 2019

#ICYMI: @barackobama wearing our Manston Bomber jacket at last night's UNC/Duke game, custom embroidered for #44. #Obomber #Obamber #BarackOBomber #ragandbone pic.twitter.com/54YaBdth59

— rag & bone (@rag_bone) February 21, 2019

🤴🏽#obama rocking the “O-bomber”. pic.twitter.com/wWrJiwFNYi

— OLORUN SKKY (@BezBillions) February 22, 2019

If you want to copy Obama's cool dad look, be prepared to drop $595; the jacket is currently available for pre-order on Rag & Bone's website.

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Hilton Hotels(NEW YORK) -- Hilton Hotels will launch a new brand for business travelers geared toward meetings and events, the company said on Friday.

The new line will start with three locations: Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida, Atlanta, next to the Georgia World Congress Center, and downtown Indianapolis, Ind.

"In our 100th year of hospitality, we are more focused than ever on providing exceptional experiences to all of our guests –- and that includes evolving those experiences to meet their changing needs," said Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton.

The new brand is built around modern design, smart technology and meaningful dining options, David Marr, Hilton's global head of Full Service Brands, told ABC News. The hotels will also prioritize natural light throughout public spaces and guest rooms and wellness options. For example, guests will be able to access over 100 workouts in their rooms, as well as the gym.

The hotels will also feature destination bars and restaurants with hopes of drawing local visitors as well as convention guests, Marr said.

Hilton also hopes to upgrade the tech options of meeting hotels, after surveying developers and serial convention-goers.

"We're not into the flashy tech that changes overnight -- people say they want smart tech that makes my meeting more efficient," Marr said. This includes wireless charging stations, digital whiteboards and a smart guest room.

Building on the company's current offering through its Hilton Honors app, attendees will be able to control the lighting, temperature, or access their own Netflix accounts. It's also laying the groundwork for 5G. Check-ins could be through a key card or the Hilton app.

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MichaelJay/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Burberry has apologized after a sweatshirt in one of its fashion shows appeared to include a noose hanging around the model's neck, prompting another model who walked in the show to call the design "triggering."

The sweatshirt in question was part of a collection debuted at London Fashion Week show last Sunday.

Model Liz Kennedy took to Instagram to voice her frustration with the clothing, writing "Suicide is not fashion."

"Let’s not forget about the horrifying history of lynching either," Kennedy added. "There are hundreds of ways to tie a rope and they chose to tie it like a noose completely ignoring the fact that it was hanging around a neck."

In an exclusive interview with ABC News' Good Morning America, Kennedy said that the issue hits close to home for her.

"I ... was feeling very triggered actually," she said. "Kind of how I felt when I was going through an experience with suicide in my family."

Kennedy said she tried to voice her concerns about the design ahead of the show, but no action was taken.

"I was trying to think of ways that I could handle it backstage so that look wouldn’t be shown, but unfortunately, there was no way of doing that, and I just had to fulfill my duties as a model with them and hope for the best," she said.

Burberry and their chief creative officer, Riccardo Tisci, have since apologized.

"I am so deeply sorry for the distress that has been caused as a result of one of the pieces in my show on Sunday. While the design was inspired by a nautical theme, I realise that it was insensitive," Tisci said in a statement.

"It was never my intention to upset anyone," he continued. "It does not reflect my values nor Burberry's and we have removed it from the collection. I will make sure that this does not happen again."

Marco Gobbetti, the CEO of Burberry, also apologized on behalf of the brand and said they have reached out to Kennedy to personally apologize as well.

"I called Ms. Kennedy to apologise as soon as I became aware of this on Monday and we immediately removed the product and all images that featured it," Gobbetti said in a statement.

Kennedy said that the company's "actions speak louder than words."

"If they just kind of brush this whole situation under the rug in a couple weeks, that’s very disrespectful, you know, I would not be OK with that," she said.

"I think the positive that came out of all of this, it's given me the platform to be able to speak more about mental health and start a conversation on it," she added. "And it's also given the whole entire industry a lesson to make sure that they watch what they're producing and how it will affect other people."

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tupungato/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Hilton Hotels will launch a new brand for business travelers geared toward meetings and events, the company said on Friday.

The new line will start with three locations: Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida, Atlanta, next to the Georgia World Congress Center, and downtown Indianapolis, Indiana.

"In our 100th year of hospitality, we are more focused than ever on providing exceptional experiences to all of our guests –- and that includes evolving those experiences to meet their changing needs," said Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton.

The new brand is built around modern design, smart technology and meaningful dining options, David Marr, Hilton's global head of Full Service Brands, told ABC News. The hotels will also prioritize natural light throughout public spaces and guest rooms and wellness options. For example, guests will be able to access over 100 workouts in their rooms, as well as the gym.

The hotels will also feature destination bars and restaurants with hopes of drawing local visitors as well as convention guests, Marr said.

Hilton also hopes to upgrade the tech options of meeting hotels, after surveying developers and serial convention-goers.

"We're not into the flashy tech that changes overnight -- people say they want smart tech that makes my meeting more efficient," Marr said. This includes wireless charging stations, digital whiteboards and a smart guest room.

Building on the company's current offering through its Hilton Honors app, attendees will be able to control the lighting, temperature, or access their own Netflix accounts. It's also laying the groundwork for 5G. Check-ins could be through a key card or the Hilton app.

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TracyHornbrook/iStock(ORLANDO, Fla.) --  Get excited: there's more awesomeness coming to Epcot.

An interactive city will be part of a new play pavilion, with a re-imagined main entrance and experience center, Disney announced Thursday.

The new play pavilion includes an interactive city where games and hands-on activities allow guests to interact with their favorite Disney characters. The new space doesn't have a name yet but will be located under the dome of the pavilion previously known as Wonders of Life (more recently the Festival Center).

Disney did not reveal a specific opening date but said it would be ready in time for the Walt Disney World Resort 50th anniversary in 2021.

The Epcot main entrance will be changed to include new pathways, green spaces and a newly re-imagined fountain. The new design, Disney said, will pay homage to the original park entrance with fresh takes on classic elements.

Later this year, a new Experience Center will open that will help guests visualize the plans ahead.

The new developments are in addition to the previously-announced Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure attraction in the France pavilion; “Beauty and the Beast” sing-along, also in the France pavilion; Circle-Vision 360 film for the China pavilion and updated O Canada! 360-degree show; a signature dining experience inspired by the natural beauty of Japan; a space-themed table-service restaurant adjacent to Mission: SPACE; and Epcot Forever, a 2019 limited-time nighttime experience over World Showcase Lagoon set to classic Epcot tunes, followed by an all-new nighttime show debuting in 2020.

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PeskyMonkey/iStock(NEW YORK) -- Apple is said to be teaming up with Goldman Sachs on a joint credit card that both companies plan to begin issuing this spring.

Citing people familiar with the matter, the Wall Street Journal reports the card, which will use Mastercard's network, will be rolled out to employees in the next few weeks for testing before being launched officially.

Apple and Goldman Sachs hope to garner interest in the card by offering users extra features on Apple’s Wallet app, like the ability to set spending goals, track rewards and manage balances, the people told the newspaper.

The card will also offer cash back on most purchases, the Journal reported, with possibly higher returns on purchases of Apple products.

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glegorly/iStock(WASHINGTON) -- Jobless claims took a dip last week, falling by 23,000, according to the latest figures released Thursday by the Labor Department.

For the week ending Feb. 16, the number of people filing for benefits dropped from an unrevised level of 239,000 the previous week to 216,000.

The four-week average, meanwhile, increased by 4,000 to 235,750 from the previous week’s unrevised average of 231,750. The Labor Department said this was the highest four-week average since Jan. 20, 2018, when it was 237,500.

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AndreyPopov/iStock(ATLANTA) -- A Georgia couple who says their home was robbed is looking for the thieves — people who rented the space through Airbnb.

The couple rented out one of its properties on Airbnb to four guests for a three-night stay over the weekend, Luke, one of the homeowners, told ABC News on Wednesday. He said they were surprised to find video from their Nest home camera showing the moving their TVs and most of the home's contents into a car parked outside. He said he loaded the videos onto his Facebook page to find the renters and that the videos have since gone viral.

Luke, who works in corporate sales, asked that his last name not be used because he was afraid the burglars would "find him."

The Airbnb tenant was new on the platform and had no reviews on his profile, Luke said. He was also a local, which made Luke wonder if maybe he wanted to have a party, but not at his own house. The couple accepted the booking because they were "trying not to pre-judge someone, give them a fair opportunity," Luke said. The stay cost $835 for three nights.

Luke and his husband, Rob, had installed a Nest camera at the house's entryway. The first night, they noticed 10 to 15 people leaving the house, which "flagged that they might be having a party," Luke said.

The next day, at 5:30 a.m., Luke said he saw a woman and a toddler leave the house in the car that had been parked in the driveway all night. An hour later, another car arrived. The driver parked the car and sat in the driveway.

Then, Luke said, the Airbnb houseguest put a 60-inch TV into the car with the help of two people who had been sitting in the car.

The group then proceeded to take most of the couple's possessions, including sheet sets, large bottles of body wash and other toiletries and cleaning supplies they kept in a locked master closet to turn the house over quickly between guests.

Airbnb did not return a request for comment. The DeKalb County Police Department did not return several calls for comment either.

"Airbnb has been responsive," Luke said, asking for an itemized list and serial numbers of the stolen items. He said he's not that worried because no one got hurt and because they are insured up to $1 million with Airbnb.

Luke and his husband have several properties and are Superhosts on Airbnb. They have hosted about 500 Airbnb bookings in the last several years and this has been their only bad experience, Luke said.

In addition to the house being trashed, Luke said the guests left behind a mess: about 30 joints left partially smoked, liquor bottles, food containers and shattered French doors, which are visible in the video he uploaded to Facebook.

But the couple remains committed to staying Airbnb Superhosts.

"We continue to book the house," Luke said, adding that he's going to be more cautious with local renters and take off the feature that allows people to book without the host's specific approval. The house was being cleaned and serviced right away.

Their next guest arrives on Friday.

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KreangchaiRungfamai/iStock(SAN FRANCISCO) -- Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Fold, a smartphone that fits into your pocket but unfolds into the size of a tablet, at an event in San Francisco on Wednesday.

"We are fundamentally limited by the size of our devices, until now," Justin Denison, Samsung's senior vice president of marketing, told an audience of about 3,500 at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. "You get a powerful smartphone and a revolutionary tablet" in one device.

The phone will allow users to switch between screens and apps "with continuity" Denison added.

The Galaxy Fold will have two batteries and three-app multitasking. For instance, users will be able to use Google Maps, call a friend, and message someone on WhatsApp at the same time, Samsung exec Josh Kim told the crowd.

The device has a 4.6-inch display when folded as a phone and 7.3-inch display when unfolded as a tablet.

It will be available starting April 26, with prices starting at $1980, depending on region and carrier. There will be an LTE and 5G option.

Execs at the event heralded a new era in a challenged smartphone market that has seen lagging sales. Apple shocked investors last year with a warning that it would sell far fewer iPhones than expected, with the effects rippling into the supply chain for iPhone components and causing a dramatic fall in its stock price. The stock has since recovered some of its losses. This past week, the company reshuffled its executive suite, most notably its retail division.

Against this challenging backdrop, Samsung execs painted a picture of unlimited possibility for its product line, while acknowledging growing consumer ennui.

The Galaxy Fold "breaks new ground because it defies skeptics. The smartphone is a new technology in a saturated market. We are here to prove them wrong. We are here to mark a new beginning," DJ Koh, president and CEO of Samsung Electronics, told the crowd.

"For those who say everything possible has already been done, get ready for the dawn of a new era," Koh added.

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Franziska Krug/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Champagne baths. Weekly manicures. Private planes. Magazine covers. You name it. She has it. And more is likely on the way.

We’re talking, of course, about the late Karl Lagerfeld’s very FUR-tunate feline fashionista, Choupette Lagerfeld.

As the fashion world reels over the death of the design icon, questions are swirling over whether his cat will purr-haps inherit “Daddy Lagerfeld’s” nearly $200 million fortune.

Already worth $3 million thanks to several modeling gigs, Choupette is very much on her way to becoming one filthy rich kitty. With no next of kin, it's fair to assume Choupette's next few cat lives are sure to be as glamorous as her days are now. Many are speculating it could all be possible as long as she is named as an "heir."

With more than 200,000 followers on Instagram, Choupette didn't have to do much to claw her way to social media stardom either. What's not to love about those breathtaking turquoise eyes, a silky white mane and that made-for-camera cat-titude? She is an icon in her own right.

Lagerfeld admitted to “borrowing” Choupette from a model he was house-sitting for in 2011. Since then, Choupette has inspired a handbag collection, “Say It With Choupette,” and a book entitled, “Choupette: The Private Life of a High-Flying Fashion Cat.”

In a moving Instagram Story earlier this week, Choupette confirmed Lagerfeld’s death: “I will never forget the moments we’ve shared together traveling, exploring, and creating…may we never forget the creative genius who now sits in heaven beside Mommy Coco Chanel. With Love, Daddy Karl’s Biggest Fan, Choupette.”

Karl Lagerfeld will forever be a legend in the design world and credits his cat for making him a better person.

Lagerfeld once famously told an interviewer, "There is no marriage yet for human beings and animals. I never thought I would fall in love like this with a cat."

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Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Victoria's Secret is bringing back swimwear.

The lingerie and lifestyle brand will release a "curated collection" next month after getting rid of swim styles in 2016.

The company reportedly discontinued the category at the time to prioritize athleisure and lingerie styles. The move angered customers and caused a social media stir.

"Victoria's Secret discontinuing swim was the worst thing that happen in 2016," one user tweeted. "Victoria's Secret discontinuing their swim line was the worst idea EVER...where else am I supposed to buy my bathing suits?!" another added.

However, to the excitement of many of the brand's customers, Victoria's Secret's parent company, L Brands, announced the plan to relaunch during an earnings call in November 2018.

The brand also just did a big reveal on social media teasing the return.

 Followers of the brand were quick to respond positively to the news. "Glad to see you saw the errors in your ways," one user tweeted, referencing the brand nixing the line years before.

"Victoria’s Secret swim is back.... best day ever," another user wrote on the platform. "Victoria’s Secret swim collection is back the game has been changed," another user added.

New styles from the upcoming collection were also teased on Instagram.

Few details have been released about the new collections, including the range of sizes that will be available.

The brand's current range of lingerie sizes is 30A to 40DDD, and several customers have urged the brand to consider size inclusive swim styles in Twitter posts.

"But when will you bring in inclusive sizing?" one user replied to the company's announcement. "We're sharing your interest in additional sizing with our team!" a representative from Victoria's Secret responded.

The brand made headlines in November 2018 after chief marketing officer of L Brands, Ed Razek, made controversial comments to Vogue concerning inclusivity and plus-size models in the brand's famous annual fashion show.

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fredrocko/iStock(SAO PAULO) -- Ford is ending its sales of heavy trucks in South America in an effort to make its operations in the region profitable again.

The automaker announced on Tuesday production at its São Bernardo do Campo plant in Brazil will cease this year and sales of its Cargo lineup, F-4000 and F-350 trucks, as well as Fiesta compact cars, will end once inventories are sold.

“Ford is committed to the South American region by building a sustainable and profitable business with strengthened product offerings, outstanding customer experience, and a leaner more agile business model,” Ford of South America President Lyle Watters said in a statement.

The company said its decision to end its heavy commercial trucks business in the region came "after months of pursuing viable alternatives, including possible partnerships and a sale of the operation."

“We know this action will have a major impact on our employees in São Bernardo and we will be working closely with all our stakeholders on the next steps,” Watters said.

Ford said it expects to record pre-tax special item charges of approximately $460 million. That figure includes about $100 million of non-cash charges for accelerated depreciation and amortization. The rest of the charges will be paid in cash and are mostly tied to separation and termination payments for employees, dealers and suppliers.

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