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Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 6 August 2017, and this is the morning and streamlined edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
The U.N. Security Council is pushing tougher new sanctions on North Korea. Hopefully, this initiative will blunt North Korean’s drive to acquire ICMB/nuclear warhead capability.
An American Osprey MV-22 aircraft, a tilt-rotor design, has crashed off the coast of Australia. The Navy has launched a recovery operation for the three missing personnel on board. Twenty-three (23) of twenty-six personnel on board were rescued. The aircraft was attempting to land on the USS Bonhomme Richard when it crashed into the sea.
“Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli has been found guilty on three counts of securities and wire fraud. Dubbed the “most hated man in America”, Shkreli faces up to twenty years in jail
Today is National Sisters Day. If you have a sister, give her a call. If you don’t have a sister, it’s also National Root Beer Float Day, so you can drink your troubles away.
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Daily News Egypt (Cairo)
South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)
The Moscow Times (Moscow)
Le Figaro (Paris)
Bloomberg.com (New York)
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)
Politico (Washington, DC)
Lawfareblog (Washington, DC)
Wired (San Francisco, CA)
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