SWB/Today’s Conversations: NORTH KOREA Nuclear Crisis; Nervous Markets; Welcoming Fall


BREAKFAST talk

BAKED APPLES FOR A FALL BREAKFAST


NEWS


WORLD

US calls for UN to impose ‘strongest possible’ measures on North Korea

THE GUARDIAN


HEADLINES

WSJ

North Korea Preparing for Possible ICBM Launch, South Says

READ


REUTERS

U.S. envoy says North Korean leader ‘begging for war’ as U.N. mulls sanctions

READ


BLOOMBERG

Stocks Fall as Korea Tensions Flare; Dollar Drops: Markets Wrap

READ


BBC

North Korea nuclear crisis: US seeks tough UN approach

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Trump to end Daca ‘Dreamers’ program with six-month delay – reports

READ


POLITICS

Trump, Congress face packed September agenda

THE HILL

Trump has decided to end DACA, with 6-month delay

POLITICO


MARKETS

North Korea Hydrogen Bomb Threats Torpedo Stocks Globally

European stocks fell in early Monday trading but losses were limited and markets appeared to stabilise amid the ongoing crisis in North Korea after President Donald Trump vowed trade action against the rogue nation and it neighbours after it tested a powerful hydrogen bomb over the weekend.

THE STREET


  • OIL

It’s time to stop oil exports to North Korea as sanctions, experts say

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Amazon to Launch Prime Now Service in Canada

READ


SECTORS

  • TECH

It’s Not Snapchat Or Instagram’s App That’s #1 With Millennials, It’s Amazon’s

FORBES


  • REAL ESTATE

Look Who’s Buying Up Miami Real Estate Now

FORBES REAL ESTATE


  • RETAIL

Here’s the real price of the suddenly cheaper avocados at Whole Foods

BI


 INSPIRED


ENTREPRENEUR

How One Woman Helped Put 5 Million Entrepreneurs On The Map

A thriving row of hostels in a Brazil favela is an example of two powerful forces coming together at once on the edges of big cities: the shift in population from rural to urban, and the rise of technology, which is empowering people there with information and communication.

FORBES


STARTUP/OVER

Why Older Workers Are Embracing the Gig Economy

“There is unlimited ability for people to earn money in all of these different ways,” he says. I wonder if that could make gig work particularly appealing to older people who are frustrated by the age discrimination they often face when applying for traditional jobs.

FORBES


 LIFESTYLE


 DIY HOME

5 Easy-to-Copy Ideas from Our Most Popular Bedroom Design

1. You don’t need a nightstand

The bed just fits along an angled wall—ah, the joys of an odd-shaped rooms—so rather than try to squeeze in a traditional lamp and bulky nightstand, Gorlin chose a slim floor lamp to act as a reading light.

A&D


SWB LIFE

The Ritz Paris: 10 Surprising Facts About France’s Historic Hotel

Nothing here is cheap.

One of the hotel’s cognac-based cocktail creations, the Ritz Sidecar, was once in the Guinness Book of World Records as being the most expensive cocktail in the world (it goes for 1,500 euros today).

For its recent makeover, the Ritz turned to the guru of five-star hotel renovations.

The designer and architect responsible for the renovation, Thierry W. Despont, is the go-to guy for landmark five-star hotel remodels.

T&C


FALL COCKTAIL hour

Apple Hinny


edgy, controversial, fun talk

Why Your Brain Hates Slowpokes

Nautilus

Future Flood Control: Time To Buy And Bulldoze Houston’s Most Flooded Homes

FORBES


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