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Good Morning, it’s Tuesday, 10 October 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, the world’s overnight news feed.
The animosity between President Trump and Senator Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) continues. Corker joins a very small group of congressmen willing to challenge the policies and politics of the current administration. Let’s hope that others see that blindly following party political agendas is not the same as doing what’s best for the United States.
A huge fire is burning California’s prized wine country–the Napa Valley–to ash. So far, 10 deaths and 1500 homes destroyed and wineries burned to the ground as the fire races through Napa, Sonoma, and Mendicino Counties in California. Out-of-control fires are California’s particularly distinct form of natural disaster, equivalent in some ways to the hurricanes that plague the Gulf and Atlantic Coasts. This one needs to be brought under control in a hurry.
The BBC is reporting that North Korean hackers stole South Korean/U.S war plans. The North Koreans are good at hacking–remember what they did to the movie industry a few years ago.
Y.A.Tittle, the record-setting, Hall of Fame quarterback for the New York Giants, has died at age 90. He was an impressive competitor who took the Giants to three title games in the 1960s.
Los Angeles, Houston, and Chicago all advanced in the MLB Playoffs. Cleveland and the Yankees are tied at two games each in their best-of-five series.
Today is National Tuxedo Day. Black Tie, anyone?
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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