BREAKFAST talk

MUESLI BARS


NEWS


WORLD

From ‘caliph’ to fugitive: IS leader Baghdadi’s new life on the run

REUTERS


HEADLINES

WSJ

Jeff Immelt to Step Down as CEO of GE; John Flannery Takes Role

READ


REUTERS

Another U.S. appeals court rules against Trump’s revised travel ban

 READ


BLOOMBERG

Sessions to Testify Publicly to Senate Intelligence Panel

READ


IBT

Is Your Data Safe? Airline Data Could Be Target Of Criminals, Terrorists

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Greg Gianforte sentenced to community service for assaulting Guardian reporter

READ


POLITICS

Sessions to testify publicly to Senate Intel Committee

THE HILL

Trump pledges to hold news conference on ISIS fight in ‘two weeks’

POLITICO


MARKETS

Nasdaq Suffers Another Bruising Day as FAANG Stocks Take a Hit

The Nasdaq slumped 0.52% but was off its worst losses of the session. The S&P 500 was down 0.10%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.17%.

THE STREET


  • OIL

Saudi energy minister Khalid A. Al-Falih: Qatar impact on oil ‘insignificant’

CNBC

Harold Hamm: Natural gas from the USA is going to have a ‘world impact’

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Just Five Stocks Account for Nearly 75% of the Nasdaq’s Plunge

BLOOMBERG


SECTORS

  • TECH

Uber’s longtime chief business officer, a confidant of Travis Kalanick, is leaving the company

TECH INSIDER


  • REAL ESTATE

UK Election Ratchets Pressure On London’s Real-Estate Market & Investment

FORBES


  • RETAIL

This is what Nordstrom stores could look like in the future

BI


 INSPIRED


ENTREPRENEUR

Designer Spotlight: Thousand Bike Helmets Become A Stylish Safety Accessory

Two former TOMS executives, Gloria Hwang and Amar Patel, have partnered to found Thousand, an innovative bicycle helmet company based in Los Angeles.  ” Our goal is to “rebrand” the bike helmet from commodity to lifestyle accessory.”

FORBES


STARTUP/OVER

Wall Street Trader Turned Entrepreneur On Why He’s Pursuing A New Source Of Income

A New Angle on an Old Idea

About 3 years ago, I converted one of my long-term rental properties to a short-term rental by listing it on Airbnb.

And, lo and behold, I have learned some amazing things, such as:

1) Income potential from a short-term rental unit can be two to three times greater than traditional leases.

2) The government looks at short-term rentals tax advantageously.

3) It’s a lot of fun meeting some amazing people from all over the world!

FORBES


 LIFESTYLE


DIY HOME – BATH

Add a Twin Vanity to Your Bathroom

 

AD


SWB LIFE – HOSTESS GIFTS FOR SUMMER TRIPS

These Backgammon Boards Are the Ultimate Hostess Gift

 

Last December, Jessica Griffith was on vacation with her family on Harbour Island and came across a cool-looking backgammon board made with woven raffia.  When she found out the board she saw that Bahamas was a one-off made by a local Bahamian, she decided to make them herself.

T&C


COCKTAIL hour


GREENALL’S FRENCH 75


edgy, controversial, fun talk

The uproar over the Trump-like “Julius Caesar” production misses Shakespeare’s point

QUARTZ


Tony Awards: Bette Midler’s hilariously long speech stole the show

USA TODAY


The Apprenticeship Model: A Journey toward Mastery

CLASICALU


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