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Good Morning, it’s Wednesday, 18 October 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift.
The U.K. is struggling with precisely how and when to exit the European Union. There is some thinking that maybe it was all a very bad idea that needs a lot more consideration. We shall see.
Bob Weinstein–Harvey Weinstein’s brother and co-founder of The Weinstein Company and MiraMax–has been accused of sexual harassment. It’s spinning out of control for the Weinsteins.
The New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros in game 4 of their 7 game series, winning last night by the score of 6 to 4. The Astros took an early 4-0 lead but the Yankees, playing at home, crept back into the game for the win. The series is now tied 2-2. The teams will play again tonight. Also, the Cubs lost to the Dodgers, by the score of 6-1. The Cubs have not looked sharp during the post season and they are now down 3-0 in the best of seven series.
Today is National Chocolate Cupcake Day. Sounds great to me.
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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