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SWB/ Smart World Biz: WALL STREET SLIPS; Travel the French Alps this Fall; Slow Fashion Gurus

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SWB/ Smart World Biz: WALL STREET SLIPS; Travel the French Alps this Fall; Slow Fashion Gurus

November 15, 2017      In NEWS ASTIR Comments Off on SWB/ Smart World Biz: WALL STREET SLIPS; Travel the French Alps this Fall; Slow Fashion Gurus

TOP NEWS ASTIR

Trump heads home with ‘America First’ ringing in Asian ears


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

EU migrant deal with Libya is ‘inhuman’ – UN

BBC


SWB ASIA

North Korea defector who crossed DMZ ‘was shot five times’

BBC


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

Iran ends quake rescue operations, hungry survivors battle cold

REUTERS


 SWB LATIN AMERICA

 Venezuela in selective default, says credit ratings agency

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SWB AFRICA

Tanks seen near Zimbabwe capital but streets calm as political tensions rise

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HEADLINES

WSJ

Sessions Recalls Adviser Mentioning Contacts With Russia

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REUTERS

Attorney General Sessions says now recalls meeting flagged in Russia probe

READ


BLOOMBERG

GE Extends Stock Drop After Wall Street Pans CEO’s Turnaround Plan

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POLITICS

Senate GOP tax bill will include repeal of ObamaCare mandate

THE HILL

Sessions: ‘No clear recollection’ of proposed Trump-Putin meeting

POLITICO


MARKETS

Wall Street Slips Lower as General Electric, Apple Weigh on Dow

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slid 31 points, or 0.13%. The S&P 500 Index fell 6 points, or 0.23%, while the Nasdaq tipped lower by 20 points, or 0.29%.

THE STREET


  • OIL

Continuous disruption is ‘new normal’ for oil and gas industry, Baker Hughes CEO says

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Big Tech Stocks Poised To Rise In 2018 On Earnings

INVESTOPEDIA


SECTORS

  • TECH

Netflix Knows Some Very Strange Things About Public Viewing Habits

WIRED


  • REAL ESTATE

Numbers Don’t Lie: What To Do With A Buyer’s Market

FORBES


  • RETAIL

American Eagle just opened a store of the future complete with free laundry machines and an iPad in every dressing room

BI


OPPORTUNITY ASTIR


ENTREPRENEUR

How Two Women Are Slowing Down Fast Fashion With A Unique Business Model

Customers are starting have begun to embrace slow, curated, and exclusive fashion. Take The Accessory Junkie as a prime example. Formed in 2016 between two friends, Ursula Lyon and Michelle Reeves, the brand opts for only four collections a year – and once a collection sells out the e-commerce store closes until the next season.

FORBES


STARTUP/OVER

Reinventing how we shop, online and off

After realizing the untapped potential of 3D interior design, Fischel-Bock started Hutch  during her senior year at George Washington University.  The app and website — which allow users to upload photos of their rooms, virtually redecorate and purchase pieces to make the look a reality — earned her $1 million in revenue before graduation day.

FORBES


 LIFE ASTIR


DECOR

35 BEST SMALL BATHROOM IDEAS TO MAKE A BIG STATEMENT

The custom vanity has ttings by Kallista, the walls, sink and floor are lined in Ann Sacks marbles, the medicine cabinet is by Robern and the sconce is by Circa Lighting.

ELLE DECOR


TRAVEL

Why You Should Do More Than Ski in the French Alps This Fall

The French Alps may be known for some of the world’s most challenging ski terrain, but it’s also home to charming valleys and villages like these, which are prime for everything from paragliding to picnicking (prosecco included). A two-and-a-half-hour drive from the Geneva airport, Chalet Pelerin in Le Miroir is the perfect place to perch for your week of adventuring.

 

VOGUE


 COCKTAILS ASTIRRED

 Proper Drinks /edgy conversations

SPICED OLD FASHIONED

In an Old Fashioned glass, muddle the maple syrup, chile and bitters. Add the tequila and fill with ice. Stir, and garnish with an orange twist and another slice of Fresno chile.  RECIPE


Kindle just turned 10 , so Amazon revealed the most popular Kindle books of all time

MASHABLE


THE FORGOTTEN ART OF SQUATTING IS A REVELATION FOR BODIES RUINED BY SITTING

DIGG


Gender inclusive announcements are coming to New York subways

MASHABLE


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