• Jay-Z defends deal with Barneys New York

    10/28/13 10:19 AM

    Jay-Z — under increasing pressure to back out of a collaboration with the luxury store Barneys New York after it was accused of racially profiling two black customers — said Saturday he's being unfairly "demonized" for just waiting to hear all of the facts.

  • Kayla Phillips accuses Barneys of racial profiling

    10/24/13 7:53 AM

    Another shopper is accusing Barneys New York of racial profiling. Kayla Phillips, who is black, says police questioned her after she purchased a $2,500 designer handbag at the high-end department store in February.