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Good Morning, it’s Tuesday, 17 October 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift.
Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who walked off his post in Afghanistan as a protest against the conditions present at that time during the war, has pleaded guilty to desertion and misbehavior. He could be sentenced to life in prison. Bergdahl’s situation has been widely debated and was the subject of a “SERIAL” radio series telecast.
Senator John McCain has blasted “spurious nationalism” and “half-baked” governing theories in a speech delivered last night in Philadelphia, where he was awarded the Liberty Medal.
The New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros in game 3 of their 7 game series last night by a score of 8-1. Houston leads the series 2-1.
Today is National Pasta Day. Spaghetti or linguini 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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