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SWB WEEKENDER : CANNES Hotels, Pack Like a French Movie Star; Your Weekend Meal


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NEWS


WORLD

US air strikes pound pro-Assad forces in Syria

FOX NEWS


HEADLINES

WSJ

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Named Special Counsel for Russia Probe

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REUTERS

Car slams into Times Square pedestrians, killing one, injuring others

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BLOOMBERG

Brazil Sinks Deeper Into Political Crisis

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IBT

Former Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes Dead

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THE GUARDIAN

Brazil: explosive recordings implicate President Michel Temer in bribery

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POLITICS

Trump ‘very close’ to picking new FBI chief, leaning toward Lieberman

THE HILL

Trump: I’m victim of ‘single greatest witch hunt’

THE HILL 

Meet the legendary G-man investigating Russia’s meddling

POLITICO


MARKETS

Wall Street Makes a Comeback as Walmart Distracts From Trump Troubles

The S&P 500 was up 0.37%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 0.27%, and the Nasdaq added 0.73%. The S&P 500 was less than 50 points from its all-time record close set at the beginning of the week.

THE STREET


  • OIL

US crude settles at 3-week high of $49.35 as oil exporters pledge output cuts

CNBC 


  • INVESTING

What Wall Street Was Saying About Facebook When It Went Public Five Years Ago

On Thursday afternoon, shares were trading at more than $146 a piece and Facebook has generated a solid return to investors of 256% since going public.

THE STREET


SECTORS

  • TECH

The rags-to-riches story of WhatsApp cofounder Jan Koum, who grew up without running water and is now worth over $9 billion

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  • REAL ESTATE

Homes Sold Faster Than Ever in April, Survey Shows

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YOUR WEEKEND PLANNER 


FOOD – YOUR WEEKEND MEAL

Grilled Flank Steak Salad


GETAWAY –   Cannes  Best Hotel Suites

 

Five Seas Hotel  Cannes, Côte d’Azur, France

A 45-room boutique hotel in the centre of Cannes, two steps from La Croisette and the beach beyond. VIP access to a private stretch of sand, a serene and well-furnished spa, and a stunning rooftop terrace – with bar and pool – complete the hedonistic concoction.

THE TELEGRAPH


SHOPPING – How to Pack for a Summer Vacation Like a French Movie Star

 

Jacquemus Le Chapeau Santon hat, $165
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Brock Collection flared dress, $2,290
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Staud Moreau bucket bag, $375
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Soludos striped espadrille sandals, $58
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It starts with a straw hat, a rope-covered bucket bag, and a pair of flared blue jeans. Easy sundresses are also key, especially those with gingham, tie straps, and a flared skirt. And to channel a little of that Brigitte Bardot je ne sais quoi in the accessories department, all it takes is classic espadrilles and delicate, personal jewelry.

VOGUE


BEAUTY –  THE BEST NEW HAIR COLORS FOR SUMMER

Natural Nude- Rich Brown – Red Hot

As summer approaches, and your beauty look takes on a more minimalist approach (think fresh makeup and naturally textured tresses)—there is one appointment you’ll want to keep—the visit with your colorist.

HARPERS BAZAAR


JEWELRY –  Cannes Film Festival 2017: best jewellery on the red carpet

 

THE TELEGRAPH


HAVE A GREAT WEEKEND!

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