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Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 8 October 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
Hurricane Nate went ashore in Mississippi yesterday and has quickly downgraded into a tropical storm.
Bloomberg reports that the Trump organization is continuing to loan money to its two Scottish golf course properties, Turnberry and Aberdeen. Both have experienced sharp downturns in revenue and increasing losses. Bloomberg has details.
The Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to make the wrong kinds of headlines. Expect a complete and permanent separation from the company for Harvey.
In Spain, Catalonia, the Spanish state which is the home to Barcelona and also the wealthiest part of the country, is driving toward full independence, a move that the Spanish government does not endorse. People always prefer freedom to subservience. CNN has extensive coverage on the story.
Today is National Fluffernutter Day. A Fluffernutter is a sandwich made with peanut butter and marshmallow fluff and we’ll leave it up to you to decide whether or not you want to celebrate.
Also, we added the CNN “text news” site, which is much faster than their full multi-media site. It’s also below at the end of the links.
Stay safe, stay dry, and help one other person today.
The International Headlines are all at your fingertips, below.
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)
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)
The Weather Channel
CNN News Text Site
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