Israeli president to attend Greek holocaust museum ceremony

ATHENS, Greece/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Israel’s president has met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras during a visit to Athens that will include a foundation stone-laying ceremony for a Holocaust museum. Reuven Rivlin also met with his Greek counterpart, Procopis Pavlopoulos, in the capital on Monday. On Tuesday, Rivlin and Tsipras will travel to the northern … Continue reading Israeli president to attend Greek holocaust museum ceremony

US Fixed Income investors no longer fear inflation says Invesco fixed income study

ATLANTA/ Jan. 29, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Invesco Ltd. (NYSE:  IVZ) releases its first Global Fixed Income Income Study, an in-depth report on the investment behavior of fixed income investors. The study, conducted face-to-face interviews with 79 fixed income specialists and CIOs across North America, EMEA and Asia Pacific, shows that 58 percent of the fixed income … Continue reading US Fixed Income investors no longer fear inflation says Invesco fixed income study

South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town

JOHANNESBURG/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Officials in Cape Town on Monday tried to allay international concerns about the water crisis in the South African city, saying tourists and investors are welcome despite fears that most taps could be turned off in April because of drought. In a “two-way conversation,” some diplomats who met officials managing Cape Town’s … Continue reading South African charity to stockpile water for dry Cape Town

Liz Weston: The right way to give your teen an allowance

January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)-Here’s an idea: Hand your teenagers hundreds of dollars in one lump sum and leave it up to them to manage the money for the next, say, six to 12 months. Anyone who’s ever had or been a teenager may quail at the thought, but experts say this approach actually can work much … Continue reading Liz Weston: The right way to give your teen an allowance

Super Bowl ads aim for the heart – and sometimes lower

NEW YORK/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— After a year of political and cultural upheaval, Super Bowl advertisers appear to be pulling back from themes of unity in favor of in-game stunts and ads that aim for the heart — and in some cases even lower. The stakes are high since a 30-second spot costs more than $5 … Continue reading Super Bowl ads aim for the heart – and sometimes lower

Redfin Predicts the Hottest Neighborhoods of 2018

SEATTLE/ Jan. 29, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — (NASDAQ: RDFN) — Redfin (www.redfin.com), the next-generation real estate brokerage, today announced its 6th annual list of neighborhoods across the country it predicts will be the year’s hottest. In 2018, nine of the 10 hottest neighborhoods are in the San Jose metro area. “While the San Francisco peninsula has traditionally been … Continue reading Redfin Predicts the Hottest Neighborhoods of 2018

Spotted on the Grammy carpet, a baby and a grandmother

NEW YORK/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Youth and age crossed on the Grammy red carpet when SZA’s grandmother and DJ Khaled’s son arrived about the same time, one in a wheelchair and one in a stroller. Both had a good reason to be there — they had roles in their family’s Grammy-nominated albums. DJ Khaled’s 15-month-old Asahd … Continue reading Spotted on the Grammy carpet, a baby and a grandmother

Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan leaders met over Nile dam impasse

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia/January 29, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The leaders of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan met in Addis Ababa Monday to discuss contentious issues related to the dam that Ethiopia is building on the Nile River. Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir met on the sidelines of the African Union … Continue reading Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan leaders met over Nile dam impasse