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November 8, 2017      In NEWS ASTIR Comments Off on SWB/ Smart World Biz: STOCKS MOVING TO NEW HIGHS; Democrats Euphoric; Starbucks Goes Italian.. Kindof

TOP NEWS ASTIR

Trump in China for talks with Xi amid N Korea tensions


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

Catalonia crisis: Spain could allow referendums, says FM

BBC


SWB ASIA

China’s Xi fetes Trump on first day of Beijing trip

REUTERS


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

In Abu Dhabi, France’s Macron says must remain firm with Iran

REUTERS


SWB LATIN AMERICA

Bolivia rally urges Evo Morales’ fourth term

BBC


SWB AFRICA

Islamic State’s footprint spreading in northern Somalia: U.N.

REUTERS


HEADLINES

WSJ

Trump’s China Trip Brings Admonitions on North Korea, Along With Business Deals

READ


REUTERS

U.S. pushes for possible asset sales in AT&T/Time Warner deal

READ


BLOOMBERG

America’s ‘Retail Apocalypse’ Is Really Just Beginning

READ


THE GUARDIAN

Top US universities use offshore funds to grow their huge endowments

READ


POLITICS

Democrats euphoric after Tuesday election romp

THE HILL


As Pelosi gloats, GOP determined to hold Congress after election losses

FOX


Judge imposes gag order in Manafort, Gates criminal case

FOX


MARKETS

Stocks Shake Off Earlier Blues, On Track to Close at Record Highs

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.1% and holding close to the flatline, the S&P 500 added 0.02% and the Nasdaq rose 0.08%.

THE STREET


  • OIL

Boom! Weekly US crude oil production hits an all-time high

CNBC


  • INVESTING


SECTORS

  • TECH

I’ve used the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X — and the winner is clear

TECH INSIDER


  • REAL ESTATE

The Next Frontier Of Real Estate Investor And Property Manager Technology

FORBES


  • RETAIL

A new grocery startup is taking on Amazon and pursuing a $100 billion opportunity.  A new farm-to-fridge player called Farmstead is doing things a little differently.

BI


OPPORTUNITY ASTIR


ENTREPRENEUR

Beauty Influencer’s Honey-Bee Hair Brand, Gisou, Develops Family Formula

“It all started with my father’s bee garden and with my mother. When my mom came to the Netherlands thirty years ago (from Iran), she was in training to become a hairdresser.”

FORBES


STARTUP/OVER

How ‘Top Chef’s’ Gail Simmons Made It to the Top of Her Industry — and You Can, Too

Simmons surveyed her options and, having decided writing might be the best place to start, landed an internship with a local lifestyle magazine. From there, she went to a national newspaper, working as an editorial assistant. In both positions, she found herself drawn to the food sections.

ENTREPRENEUR


 LIFE ASTIR


THE STORY – BEHIND THE SCENES IN A 17TH-CENTURY ITALIAN VILLA IN DIRECTOR LUCA GUADAGNINO’S ‘CALL ME BY YOUR NAME’

Luca Guadagnino likes houses. The 46-year-old Italian director has a history of lavishing homes in his films with the same love he gives his human characters.

ELLE DECOR


FOOD

STARBUCKS IS SET TO OPEN ITALIAN BAKERIES IN THE U.S.

“We’re getting into the food business,” “Princi will be fully integrated with bakery operations, so not only will we be roasting coffee, but we’ll be baking bread, pastries — the kind of Italian pastries you’ve never seen in America.”

ELLE DECOR


TRAVEL

A Sustainable Road Trip to the East Coast Wine Scene

The charming town of Geneva is home to Riesling, architectural gems and the heart of farm-to-table. With winery highlights and delicious eats along the way, it’s hard not to fall in love with the charming Geneva.

At the end of dinner, a surprise awaits as they send you next door to The Linden Social Club for a decadently gooey s’more that feels even better consumed via cocktail bar versus fire pit.

HARPERS BAZAAR


 COCKTAILS ASTIRRED

 CIVILIZED DRINKING & THE PROPER DRINK

Forget Gin, Escubac Is Our New Favorite Partner for Tonic

This style of liqueur actually goes way back. Before the iPod Classic. Before Miles Davis. Before Budweiser. Before Napoleon was exiled or George Washington (allegedly) cut down a cherry tree. In the 1700’s, a British cordial called Usquebaugh (the former spelling) was all over France.

BON APPETIT


edgy, controversial, fun talk

Watch an adorable Labrador get completely delighted by a pile of leaves

https://youtu.be/UiAaS-CH6Zk


 

Harvey Weinstein’s Army of Spies

The New Yorker


100,000 Puerto Ricans have left the island since Maria. How many more will follow?

QUARTZ


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