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Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 19 November 2017 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift.
In Zimbabwe, the ruling party has finished the job the military started with a coup early last week and dismissed long-time ineffective President Robert Mugabe, installing Vice President Emerson “Crocodile” Mnangagwa as head of the country. Mugabe had been in power for 37 years and is said to have gone on a hunger strike. Only fair, 95% of Zimbabwe’s work force is unemployed under Mugabe and probably doesn’t eat regularly. Enough.
The Daily Grope: Rap mogul Russell Simmons has been accused by a former Victoria’s Secret model of sexual misconduct. The flood continues.
Miami scored 30 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to beat Virginia 44 to 28. Miami remains unbeaten in football this year, as does Wisconsin, which beat Michigan 24-10. Wisconsin is now 11-0.
Fashion designer Azzadine Alaia has died at age 82. He was notably for his independence and body conscious designs. Another prominent death in the music world: AC/DC guitarist Malcomb Young has died at 64.
Today is National Play Monopoly Day. Pass Go and collect $200.
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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