Monday January 29, 2018
“People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” –Dalai Lama
‘Door is open’ if Britain wants to change mind on Brexit, says EU’s Moscovici
Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Candidate Barred From Election
SWB MIDDLE EAST
Kabul Bombing: Suicide Assault Kills Dozens in Afghanistan With Ambulance Attack
Trump Tells African Leaders Tillerson Will Visit in March
SWB LATIN AMERICA
Brazil: Gunmen storm Fortaleza nightclub killing 14
Casino Mogul Steve Wynn Steps Down as RNC Finance Chairman
Ingvar Kamprad, Ikea’s Swedish Billionaire Founder, Dies at 91
The Memo: Republicans hope for calm amid storm at State of the Union
Trump supports release of FBI intelligence memo, White House aide says
Dow Rockets Over 200 Points to Record; S&P 500, Nasdaq Also Close at New Highs
The Dow was up by 223 points, or 0.85%, to close at 26,616. The S&P 500 jumped 1.18% and the Nasdaq rose 1.28%
Oil Prices Are Closing In on One Hot Week
Gold Prices May Hit $10,000 Thanks to Crashing U.S. Dollar and Rising Inflation
How Cryptocurrencies Could Take on Dollars, Euros and the Yen
Cryptocurrency Trading Declining to Start 2018, Says TD Ameritrade CEO
Apple’s new $350 ‘HomePod’ smart speaker is available to buy right now — here are 7 things you should know before buying it
Should You Opt For Tenantvesting Over Homeownership In 2018?
How IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad’s bizarrely frugal habits and ‘disagreeable’ personality trait made him one of the richest self-made billionaires
‘It’s Over Easy’: Lessons From Laura Wasser’s Divorce Platform For Entrepreneurs
Today is the formal launch of the platform, offering education, videos and online tools including:
- Property Allocation Tools
- Customizable Co-parenting Calendars
- Interactive Child and Spousal Support Calculators
- The ability to stop and save work along the way
- Export tools for printing and storing of the data you organize
- Access to experts such as family counselors, mediators, child custody experts and financial advisors
These Millennial Siblings Are Building a Multimillion-Dollar Fashion Company From Ocean Plastic
Cue Fair Harbor. Brother-Sister Founders of Fair Harbor, Jake Danehy (Left) and Caroline Danehy.
When Jake Danehy learned of the depth of the ocean plastic crisis, he founded Fair Harbor in the hope of creating stylish, durable, and functional swimwear out of recycled plastic bottles.
DECOR – DARK COUNTERTOPS
“Homeowners were intrigued with slate tiles that came in black, dark green and multi-colored rust tones. We wanted to design a slate option for countertops that had the same natural cleft detail— but combined with the growing interest in dramatic black stones. Basalt Slate is the result, and one of our most popular designs this year.”
8 buzzy European cities to visit in 2018 before the hipsters arrive
Matera is the third oldest inhabited settlement in the world, after Aleppo and Jericho. Despite its relative recent poverty, the city – situated in Southern Italy – has been named 2019 Europe’s Capital of Culture.
The Best Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Guy
ART & CULTURE
Inside London’s Startling Architectural Transformation
On the heels of America’s $1 billion embassy, a host of massive projects—including new headquarters for Apple and Bloomberg—promises to change the capital city forever.