SWB/Today’s Conversations: PUERTO RICO BRACES FOR MARIA; Markets Hit New Highs; Anonymous Instragram Account


BREAKFAST talk 

Low-Carb Breakfast Burritos


NEWS


WORLD

Puerto Rico braces itself for ‘worst atmospheric event in a century’

THE GUARDIAN


HEADLINES

WSJ

How Antifa Violence Has Split the Left

READ


REUTERS

Trump says if threatened, U.S. will ‘totally destroy’ North Korea

READ


BLOOMBERG

The Sizzling Stock Market Is Making Investors Uneasy

READ


BBC

Hurricane Maria regains strength after battering Dominica

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Donald Trump threatens to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea in UN speech

READ


POLITICS

The Hill’s Whip List: Republicans try again on ObamaCare repeal

THE HILL

Meet the Leader of the Vast Left-Wing Conspiracy

POLITICO


MARKETS

Wall Street Overlooks Trump’s North Korea Threats to Hit New Records

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.18%, securing a new record close for its sixth session in a row. The S&P 500 added 0.11% and ended at an all-time high for the third day. The Nasdaq hit its own record for the first time since Sept. 13.

THE STREET


  • OIL

Why oil markets could see some volatile trading this week

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Why $1 Million Aint’ What It Used To Be

FORBES


SECTORS

  • TECH

REVIEW: The iPhone 8 is incredible, but you should wait for the iPhone X instead

TECH INSIDER


  • REAL ESTATE

Why We Need More Nonprofit Senior Housing

FORBES


  • RETAIL

A surging Adidas is ‘causing panic internally’ at Nike

BI


 INSPIRED


ENTREPRENEUR

Interior Designers Can’t Get Enough of This Anonymous Instagram Account

The emphasis is on the naut—traveling to a more genteel time.

With followers like Ken Fulk, Bunny Williams, and Richard Mishaan, @terra_naut is among the most mysterious design forces on Instagram. Here, he talks to Town & Country about his cult following.

T&C


STARTUP/OVER

The Bodega Effect: Lessons In Branding From the Rise and Fall of a Startup.

We’ve all heard the old adage, ‘There’s no such thing as bad publicity.” Tell that to the recently launched Bodega, a start-up supplying small personal “stores” within an apartment house or business, that would offer a tech-driven, automated replacement for the ubiquitous family-owned corner stores that have become an urban icon.

ENTREPRENEUR


PERSONAL ECONOMY – WORK LIFE BALANCE

The Happiest Country in the World Just Found a Brilliant Way to Attract Tourists

Oslo, a very civilized place that, for some, doesn’t conjure enough charming qualities or Instagram opportunities.

To try and change that image, the city’s tourism types — imaginatively called Visit Oslo — just did something that made me smile uncontrollably.

INC


 LIFESTYLE


 DIY HOME – SMALL SPACES

Small spaces can still be luxuriously ornate. The three adjoined chairs in the dressing room of this provençal stone house in Luberon are covered in a Nicholas Herbert linen and a chandelier hangs above to give a sense of decadence to the wardrobe space.

H&G UK


SWB LIFE – FASHION

THE LIST: THE RETURN OF THE STILETTO BOOT

It’s official: the stiletto boot is the season’s hottest new footwear trend. The sleek, ultra-sharp boot comes in all heights and colors from the kitten heel comeback to sky-high heel options and patent red to classic black.

HARPERS BAZAAR


FALL COCKTAIL hour

COCKTAIL OF THE WEEK

 Recipe:

2 oz bourbon

.5 oz maple syrup

.5 oz freshly squeezed lemon juice

Thyme

Directions:

Muddle thyme then combine ingredients and serve on the rocks. Garnish with a lemon peel.

From The Sea Fire Grill in New York City

T&C


edgy, controversial, fun talk

When it comes to sex, dating, and drinking, 18 is the new 15 for American teens

QUARTZ


Amalia Hernandez’s iconic and beautiful imagery is perfect for the Google era

QUARTZ


The hacks you need to safely use ride-share apps like Uber in dangerous places

QUARTZ


 See you back in your inbox in the morning!

SMARTWOMENBIZ.

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