Wednesday January 24, 2018
“One finds limits by pushing them.” –Herbert Simon
Britain to set up unit to tackle ‘fake news’: May’s spokesman
North Korea, U.S. clash at disarmament forum over nuclear arms
SWB MIDDLE EAST
Syria war: Thousands flee Turkish assault on Afrin enclave
Uganda’s Museveni: I love Trump for being frank with Africans
SWB LATIN AMERICA
NAFTA negotiators open key round of talks; Trump cites progress
Manufacturers Fight Over New Tariffs’ Effect on U.S. Jobs
Trump signs solar panel tariff, angering U.S. installers
Mueller’s Team Interviewed Sessions in Russia Meddling Probe
Kentucky school shooting: Two teenagers dead and 17 injured
Schumer withdraws offer to boost funds for Trump’s border wall: report
Mueller’s team interviews Sessions in Russia probe
Dow Closes Wild Tuesday on Sour Note
The Nasdaq gained 0.71%, or 52 points, to 7,460.29 while the S&P 500 rose 0.22%, or 6 points, to 2,839.15. The Dow meanwhile fell 0.01%, or 4 points, to 26,210.81.
Oil rally may run further on Venezuela’s output woes, fund interest
Why Amazon’s Stock Is Surging 15% Ahead Of Earnings
Cryptocurrency Trading Declining to Start 2018, Says TD Ameritrade CEO
These renders show what Apple might have planned for the successor to the iPhone X
As Competition To Disrupt Home Sales Heats Up, Startup Knock Plans Rollout To 10 New Cities
Take a look inside Amazon’s futuristic new store, which promises no checkout lines and tracks your purchases with high-tech sensors
FIGS Cleans Up With The 4th Largest Raise For A Female-Founded Company In 2017
With over 19 million healthcare workers in the U.S. as of December 2017, Hasson and Spear are onto something big with their stylish, antimicrobial, odor-free and wrinkle-free designs.
NON PROFIT/SOCIAL GOOD
How Impact Investors And Social Entrepreneurs Can Maintain The Mission After An Exit
“Investors want to make sure the impact continues over the long-term, even after the investment has closed,” says Abhilash Mudaliar, the GIIN’s research director. According to Mudaliar, over 80% of investors believe they have a responsibility to continue the mission post-exit.
CITY GARDEN INSPIRATION
At Adam Sykes’ London home, enormous panes of glass slide open allowing you to walk from the front courtyard through the sitting room and into the back garden. A table and chairs from Encompass Furniture reflect the steel structure of the house.
LONDON’S MOST INSTAGRAMMABLE NEW RESTAURANT
The dim sum kitchen and bar is particularly pretty, with a green-tiled front, terrazzo worktop and brass lights and shelving, recreating the retro atmosphere of a 1960s Hong Kong ‘tea restaurant’. Duddell’s, perhaps London’s most insta-worthy new dining spot.
#TheList: Utterly Inspiring Spring Outfit Ideas
Wealthy millennials aren’t investing their money
More than a third (38%) of respondents between the ages of 18 and 34 said they save upwards of half their paychecks. Fifty-four percent said they were cutting back on going out to build their nest egg, and 42% said they were postponing vacations to save.