SWB/Today’s Conversations: MARKET NEW RECORDS; IPHONE X REVEALED; Irma’s Destruction


BREAKFAST talk

BANANA COCOA AND HONEY MUFFINS


NEWS


WORLD

North Korea threatens US with ‘greatest pain’ after UN sanctions

BBC


HEADLINES

WSJ

Apple’s September 2017 iPhone Event: Live Coverage

READ


REUTERS

Treasury’s Mnuchin: China may face new sanctions on North Korea

READ


BLOOMBERG

A $150 Billion Misfire: How Disaster Modelers Got Irma So Wrong

READ


BBC

Hurricane Irma: Florida reopens storm-ravaged Keys

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Florida Keys facing potential ‘humanitarian crisis’ in Irma aftermath

READ


POLITICS

White House: Tax reform hinges on Democratic support

THE HILL 

Kaine hits the trail again, battling 2016 ghosts on his way

POLITICO


MARKETS

Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq at New Records as Promise of Tax Reform Boosts Banks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.28% to finish at a new high of 22,118.86. The S&P 500 gained 0.34%, settling at a new record high of 2,496 after an all-time closing high a day earlier. The Nasdaq also notched a new record, its first since Sept. 1, after rising 0.34% to 6,454.

THE STREET


  • OIL

Gasoline prices at pump are heading lower even as Florida struggles with supplies

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Tech Stocks Are Not Expensive, History Shows

INVESTOPEDIA


SECTORS

  • TECH

What’s New in the iPhone X

BLOOMBERG


  • REAL ESTATE

Hurricane Irma Update: Caribbean Luxury Resort Damage Reports

FORBES


  • RETAIL

 Apple announces the new iPhones

BI


 INSPIRED


ENTREPRENEUR

These 2 Co-Workers Quit to Build a Startup. 3 Years Later, Their $14.6 Million Company Crushed Their Old Employer

In 2013, former co-workers Julie Dacar and Amrita Grewalpaired up to build their own staffing firm. Neither imagined that three years later their upstart, Washington, D.C.-based TalEx, would dethrone an industry giant, which also happened to be the parent of their former employer.

INC


STARTUP/OVER

The 5 Characteristics of Social Media Websites That Go Viral

The possibilities are endless and the barrier to entry is becoming ever thinner that one has no other choice than to key in to the new phase. Or rather, the new craze. That is why the easiest way to create a social media website or forum today is to create a platform that is positioned to go viral. So, how do you go about that? This article provides some useful tips.

ENTREPRENEUR


PERSONAL ECONOMY

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 9 Things

Much has been written about the attributes of high-achieving adults, and what makes them different from everyone else. But if you’re a parent, a more compelling question may be: “What can I do to make sure my kids succeed in life?” Here’s what researchers say.

INC


 LIFESTYLE


 DIY HOME

How Designers Make Roller Shades Look Super Chic

Select the right transparency

Not all roller shades are created equal—in terms of opacity at least. “When we are helping clients choose roller shades, we make sure to show them a range of opacities, usually in the three to ten percent range.

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SWB LIFE – FASHION

​​T&C​’s Fall 2017 Shopping Guide​

The Corduroy Suit

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FALL COCKTAIL hour

Peach Old Fashioned


edgy, controversial, fun talk

How the Metropolitan Museum Plans to Save Itself

T&C


Bill Gates on the biggest bets in energy investing

QUARTZ


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