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Good Morning, it’s Tuesday, 8 August 2017, and this is the morning edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
A new government report finds “drastic” changes in the global climate have occurred since 1980. There are still those who do not believe in climate change, despite scientific evidence to the contrary, but perhaps you’ve noticed a rather dramatic change in the weather in your part of the world. Traditionalists liked the world climate–complete with snow in the winter and rainy summer afternoons–just the way it was. Will it ever be that way again?
Tesla is seeking $1.5 billion in financing to expand production so that it can meet demand for its’ new Model 3. The funding will be structured as a bond offering.
The Google employee who wrote a scathing memo speaking out against women in the tech workplace has reportedly been terminated.
Vice President Michael Pence is denying reports that he is already engaged in a “shadow campaign” for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination. That should make for some interesting chit-chat when he sits down with the President.
Today is National Frozen Custard Day. Dig in.
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