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Good Morning, It’s Monday, 4 December 2017, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift, The World News Daily
CVS is going to buy the Aetna insurance company. The deal is valued at approximately $69 billion and has the potential to re-shape (for better or for worse), the fractured American health care system.
President Trump has reacted to the plea deal of General Michael Flynn–former National Security Advisor–by saying the “FBI is in tatters”. Expect more pushback from Trump in all possible forms of media this week.
The Daily Grope: The Metropolitan Opera has received additional complaints regarding sexually inappropriate behavior from its’ famed conductor, James Levine. There is speculation that the most recent set of charges could be enough to bring down the Met. Oooops.
Four teams will play for the college football national championship: Alabama, Clemson, Oklahoma, and Georgia. Left out in the cold: Ohio State, who suffered a terrible loss at Iowa earlier in the season.
Last night was a rare “Supermoon”. Hope you got a chance to see it. If you didn’t–two more are coming up before the end of the year.
Today is National Cookie Day. Got milk?
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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