The Nightshift: 19 February 2017

Press Clippings:

Good Morning. It’s Sunday, 19 February 2017 and this is the afternoon edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
California is still facing immense danger and problems from the unprecedented amount of rainfall the state has endured in the last two months. From “not enough rain” to “way too much rain” in just a matter of weeks. Nature remains unpredictable and unstoppable.
Today’s the final round of the PGA Genesis Open at the  Riviera Country  Club in Los Angeles; the tournament was postponed on Friday due to…rain and bad weather. The final round will be played today.
The woman who launched the famous lawsuit Roe v. Wade, which legalized abortion in the United States and has since been one of the most contentious rulings in American history, has died. Norma McCorvey (“Jane Roe” in the case) was 69 years old.
Washington remains stuck in neutral–so the Congress took a break and the President went on a campaign trip.
Catch up on what’s happening with the rest of the world by reading the front pages of the World’s Greatest newspapers.
The International Headlines are all at your fingertips:
The Times (London
Financial Times (UK)
The Irish Times (Dublin, Ireland)
The Wall Street Journal (European edition)
Washington Post (Washington, D.C.)
New York Times (New York)
The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles)
Daily News Egypt (Cairo)
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The Moscow Times (Moscow)
Le Figaro (Paris)
The Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)
The Japanese Times (Tokyo)
The Buenas Aires Herald (Buenas Aires)
The Sidney Morning Herald (Sidney)
Deadline Hollywood (Hollywood)
FiveThirtyEight (New York City)
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