TOP NEWS ASTIR
UK’s May says her government is well on way to delivering Brexit
China, After Summit, Flies Military Aircraft Into Airspace Claimed by Seoul
SWB MIDDLE EAST
U.S. vetoes U.N. call for withdrawal of Trump Jerusalem decision
S Africa’s ANC picks Cyril Ramaphosa as leader
Tax Plan Strikes at Tech Giants’ Foreign Profits
Amtrak train derails on highway bridge in Washington state, several killed
ESPN President Skipper Steps Down Citing Substance Abuse
GOP on precipice of major end-of-year tax victory
Trump foreign policy plan stresses home front
U.S. Stock Futures Keep Dow on Pace for 25,000 as Trump Hails Record Year
Oil Prices Extend Gains as Forties Pipeline Repair Estimate Remains Unchanged
As Bitcoin Flirts With $20,000, Let’s Revisit Its Earlier Crashes
Co-working real estate startup WeWork is readying a new startup incubator, called Area 51 Paradise Ranch, which will be trialed at the company’s Tribeca office space.
These Banks Are Exposed To Long-Distance Commercial Real Estate Lending
A wildly popular clothing startup is selling puffer jackets for hundreds of dollars less that its competitors
Is a Coworking Space Worth the Cost if You’re Already Working From Home?
Coworking has exploded globally over the past two years. According to one study, there were more than 835,000 people working out of coworking spaces last year. The number of coworking spaces is expected to jump from 11,300 in 2016 to 13,800 by the end of this year.
NON PROFIT/SOCIAL GOOD
Why 2018 Is The Year Of The Philanthropic Investor
These “impact investors” blur the line between giving and investing. They don’t just want to write checks, they want to use their financial muscle to grow businesses that do social good.
LIVING ROOM IDEAS AND DESIGNS
Limewashed walls and loose-covered sofas lend a light, relaxed feeling to the sitting room of this stone beauty in Luberon. Two reupholstered green armchairs from Lee Wright Antiques add colour.
LE CREUSET’S COSMOS COLLECTION WILL LEAVE YOU STARRY-EYED
The French cookware brand recently debuted an exclusive collaboration with Bloomingdale’s that’s actually out of this world.
BUY NOW Le Creuset Cosmos cookware, prices vary, bloomingdales.com
An Exclusive First Look Inside Guild New York, the Bustling and Beautiful Flagship Store of Roman and Williams
Roman and Williams Guild New York, the firm’s 7,000-foot flagship store, which opens this week. Inspired by the grand cafés of Paris and the wild imaginations of Standefer and Alesch, Guild bursts with creative energy: part showroom, part restaurant, part city reprieve. “We knew we wanted it to be a place where people could spend the day,” says Standefer.
53 Howard St., New York, NY.
ART & CULTURE
I TRIED THE PLAZA’S SOLD-OUT ETIQUETTE COURSE
About eighty-five percent of Myka Meier and her staff’s clients at Beaumont Etiquette — a consultancy and manners tutelage that’s been selling out since Meier, its founder, launched in the U.S. in 2014. – are millennials with an almost 50-50 breakdown of those identifying as male or female. To help you folks at home, here’s a few tips to get us all started: