BREAKFAST talk

Green Goddess (it’s Monday)


NEWS


WORLD

‘Drop hard Brexit plans’, leading Tory and Labour MPs tell May

THE GUARDIAN


HEADLINES

WSJ

Justice Department Argues Trump’s Businesses Can Accept Foreign Payments

READ


REUTERS

Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns, Kuwait says

READ


BLOOMBERG

Americans Are Pouring Money Into Their Homes Like It’s the 1990s

READ


IBT

Barclays’ Techstars Is Quietly Building A FinTech Empire

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Jeremy Corbyn: Labour will call on other parties to defeat government

READ


POLITICS

Former assistant FBI director rips Comey: ‘Not a strong enough person’ to be FBI director

THE HILL

Democrats begin to turn on DHS chief

POLITICO


MARKETS

Nasdaq Swept Away From Records on Brutal Surprise Tech Selloff

The tech-heavy index tumbled 1.8% for the day and 1.55% for the week, its worst performance since the week ended Dec. 16.

The S&P 500 also stumbled into the red, falling 0.08%, though not as hit by the tech selloff. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was the lone index in the green, rising 0.42% and hitting a new record of 21,271.97.

THE STREET


  • OIL

US oil rises 0.4% to settle at $45.83 as Nigerian pipeline leak overshadows supply worries

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Hedge Fund Delivers 19% Return by Betting Only on Safest Bonds

BLOOMBERG


SECTORS

  • TECH

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is considering taking a temporary leave of absence from the company

TECH INSIDER


  • REAL ESTATE

Hamptons Home Where Ted Ammon Was Murdered Lists for $12.7 Million

FORBES


  • RETAIL

Credit cards are going the way of fax machines

BI


 INSPIRED


ENTREPRENEUR

8 Things Successful People Do Every Day That Most People Ignore

Here’s a list of eight unspoken habits of highly effective leaders that you can adopt yourself to create the success you want in your own life.

INC


STARTUP/OVER

How Charleston Shoe Co. Went From Money-Losing Hobby To Trending With Fashionistas

In 1996, Neely Woodson Powell discovered a pair of ultra-comfortable shoes with flexible rubber soles and fabric uppers, in the Mexican village of San Miguel de Allende.  After logging $4.8 million in 2016, she expects revenue will reach $11 million in 2017.  Charleston Shoe Co.

FORBES


 LIFESTYLE


PERSONAL ECONOMY – WORK

How To Leave Stress At Work So You Don’t Take Out Your Frustration On Your Family

According to the study, two things can help improve self-regulation and reduce stress; sleep and exercise. Participants who took 10,900 steps each day were less likely to be abusive toward family members when compared to participants who took 7,000 steps.

FORBES


DIY HOME – KITCHEN

3 Invisible Kitchen Cabinet Hardware Options for the Minimalist

Industrial light fixtures and bluestone countertops complement white-oak cabinetry in a Manhattan kitchen; the hidden pulls are by E. R. Butler. Miguel Flores-Vianna

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SWB LIFE – DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE

5 Frank Lloyd Wright Houses for Sale Right Now

Houlihan Lawrence

“Tirranna” is an Aboriginal word that translates to “running waters,” which is perfectly fitting for this home as it sits above a waterfall on 15 lush acres of land in New Canaan, Connecticut. The mid-century gem has an impressive seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms, and is listed for $7.2 million.

ELLE DECOR


COCKTAIL hour


edgy, controversial, fun talk

Washington’s Never Seen Anything Like the Comey Crisis. Or Has It?

BLOOMBERG


The new, nearly invisible class markers that separate the American elite from everyone else.

QUARTZ


 

“Inadvertently, whether they want to or not, they are shaping the thoughts and feelings and actions of people. They are programming people.” Tristan Harris

60 MINUTES

 


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