SWB WORLD: DEAL REACHED TO END SHUTDOWN; Markets Love the News; Silk Fashion Inspired by Spain


TODAY’S QUOTE

Tuesday January 23, 2018

“I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear.” –Rosa Parks


BIZ


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

Euro zone to disburse new loans to Greece when all reforms are done: statement

REUTERS


SWB ASIA

Vietnam jails most senior Communist Party official in decades

BBC


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

Jerusalem: US embassy to move by end of 2019 – Pence

BBC


SWB AFRICA

Weah sworn in as Liberia president, vows to end corruption

REUTERS


SWB LATIN AMERICA

Pope Francis sorry for upsetting abuse victims

BBC


HEADLINES

WSJ

Senate Passes Three-Week Spending Bill to End Shutdown

READ


REUTERS

Senate moves to end government shutdown

READ


BLOOMBERG

Murdoch Pushes Facebook to Pay for News to Guarantee Quality

READ


BBC

Larry Nassar: USA Gymnastics’ executive leadership resigns over abuse scandal

BBC


POLITICS

Left says Dems caved on shutdown

THE HILL

Democrats get rolled in shutdown standoff

POLITICO

Senate Dems’ ‘2020 caucus’ votes against shutdown deal

POLITICO


MARKETS

Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq Post New Records as Senate Reaches Deal to End Shutdown

THE STREET


  • OIL

Oil ends higher after volatile trade on dollar, Libya output

REUTERS


  • INVESTING

Why Stocks Thrive Despite Chaos Of U.S. Shutdowns

INVESTOPEDIA

Netflix Shares Soar After Hours on Strong Subscriber Growth: 6 Top Takeaways

THE STREET


  • CRYPTOCURRENCY

Top Non-Bitcoin Altcoins for Your Portfolio in 2018

READ

Bitcoin Price Tumbles; Set To Close Below 100-Day MA

READ


SECTORS

  • TECH

Rupert Murdoch: Facebook has become ‘inherently unreliable’ and should pay publishers for posting on the site

TI


  • REAL ESTATE

Downtown L.A. Is Starting to Mirror Manhattan’s Glut of Apartments

BLOOMBERG


  • RETAIL

People are waiting in a line wrapped around the block to shop at Amazon’s cashierless store

BI


OPPORTUNITY


ENTREPRENEUR

This Founder Walked Away From a Major ‘Shark Tank’ Deal–and It Might Have Been Her Best Decision Yet

On the most recent episode, Kelechi Anyadiegwu pitched Zuvaa, an online global marketplace where designers sell items like clothes and jewelry directly to consumers. Anyadiegwu asked for $460,000 in return for a 10 percent stake in the company. The sharks were impressed with Anyadiegwu, who grew a $500 investment into more than $2 million in sales in under two years.

INC


STARTUP/OVER

This Startup Just Raised $5.5M To Put Free Snacks In Your Uber

“Cargo is essentially an in-car commerce platform,” said its CEO Jeff Cripe. “It’s arm’s length convenience.”  To turn Uber cars into mobile convenience stores, Cargo ships interested Uber and Lyft drivers a Cargo box filled with goodies, ranging from Rice Krispy Treats to Advil packets to ear buds.

FORBES


 LIFE


DECOR

11 CARPET TRENDS THAT MAKE A SERIOUS STATEMENT

“I think color has made a comeback. I especially like bold colors paired with a wood paneled room, letting the rug be the source of color and the focal point.”

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ELLE DECOR


FASHION

Introducing Worme, a New Line of ’70s-Style Silk Staples Inspired by Summers in Spain

It began on holiday. Every summer, from the ages of 12 and 14, Melissa and Hannah Collett would fly from their childhood home in South West London to the Catalonian village of Cadaqués, which is tucked on a remote stretch along the Mediterranean Sea. Taking a cue from those predecessors, the sisters have created Worme, a line of timeless resort pieces that launches today, inspired by those childhood travels.

 “The whole point of our brand is that you have these things forever,”

VOGUE


TRAVEL

Art and Architecture Lovers Will Be Traveling to These 5 Hot Spots in February

Winter blues setting in? Why not plan a trip in February, when you can participate in some of the year’s most exciting design and cultural events? Palm Springs Modernism Week will draw fans of midcentury architecture to the California desert for insider tours of private homes and other sites.

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AND THIS

Traffic-Choked Atlanta Is The Next Stop For Waymo’s Self-Driving Vehicles

FORBES


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