SWB WORLD : WALL ST PLUNGES, S&P 500 Erases 2018’s Gains; Buy a Piece of the Ritz Paris; Obession


 TODAY’S QUOTE

Tuesday February 6, 2018

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” –Harriet Tubman


TOP BIZ


HEADLINES

WSJ

U.S. Stocks Resume Selloff Prompted by Inflation Concerns

READ


REUTERS

U.S. Supreme Court allows revamp of Pennsylvania electoral map

READ


BLOOMBERG

Bridgewater’s Dalio Says Market Declines Are ‘Minor Corrections’

READ


BBC

President Trump: NHS ‘going broke and not working’

READ


WORLD

SWB EUROPE

EU’s chief negotiator tells Britain: Time has come to make a Brexit choice

REUTERS


SWB ASIA

North Korea to send highest level official ever to South Korea

BBC


SWB MIDDLE EAST 

Air strikes pound Syria’s last rebel strongholds, gas chokes civilians

REUTERS


SWB AFRICA

U.S. sanctions four involved in Democratic Congo violence: Treasury

REUTERS


SWB LATIN AMERICA

Costa Rica poll goes into runoff as evangelical leads

BBC


POLITICS

Grassley pushes to reveal more about Steele criminal referral

THE HILL

House Intel votes to release Dem countermemo

THE HILL


MARKETS


Dow Tumbles 1,175 Points, Largest Single-Day Point Loss Ever

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1,175 points, or 4.6%, in its largest single-day point drop ever. The S&P 500 declined 4.1% . The Nasdaq tumbled 3.8%

THE STREET


  • OIL

Energy stocks post worst 2-day performance in 2½ years

CNBC


  • INVESTING

Wall St Plunges, S&P 500 Erases 2018’s Gains

READ


  • CRYPTOCURRENCY

Bitcoin Selloff Accelerates as Credit-Card Issuers Extend Ban

BLOOMBERG

The SEC is stepping up its rhetoric over cryptocurrency regulation in Senate testimony tomorrow

QUARTZ


SECTORS

  • TECH

There’s an iPhoneX bug that makes it hard for people to answer the phone

TI


  • REAL ESTATE

Quicken Loans Overtakes Wells Fargo As America’s Largest Mortgage Lender

FORBES


  • RETAIL

McDonald’s Super Bowl commercial proves the new Big Macs are the chain’s best new menu item in years

BI


OBSESSIONS

EVERY THING ABOUT THIS ROOM

‘The common factor is simplicity and strength, natural materials, muted colors, warm textures, and good craftsmanship’.

ARTICLE


 LIFE/STYLE


DECOR

THE 33 BEST WHITE PAINTS ACCORDING TO TOP INTERIOR DESIGNERS

White paint can make or break a room. Here, what you need to know about the best shades.

ELLE DECOR


FOOD – Simple Carbonara

Humble ingredients—eggs, noodles, cheese, and pork—combine to create glossy, glorious pasta carbonara. It’s the no-food-in-the-house dinner of our dreams.

BON APPETIT


ART & CULTURE

THE RITZ PARIS IS AUCTIONING OFF 10,000 PIECES OF ITS HISTORIC FURNITURE AND ART

The pieces will go on exhibition from April 12-16 in Paris before the sale from April 17-21.

Highlights from the auction include a gilded bed on which Audrey Hepburn lounged in Love in the Afternoon, salon sofas from French writer Marcel Proust’s retreats at the hotel, and bar stools from Ernest Hemingway’s reign in the hotel bar now named after him.

ELLE DECOR


AND THIS

Why we’re so addicted to watching ‘This is Us’ and crying

MASHABLE


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SMARTWOMENBIZ.