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Good Morning, it’s Thursday, 1 February 2018 and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift.
Welcome to February (Congrats…you made it through January!)
The Nightshift is moving to a more streamlined format to accommodate a slate of new Media Bunker projects.
The Potomac Drama: The highly contentions “memo” produced by Congressman Devin Nunes could be released as early as today. The FBI says the “memo” contains classified information and its release would be reckless.
Xerox is done. The company that became a verb for it’s copier machines and a technological powerhouse (they invented the graphic-based computer user interface that is used in modern computer operating systems for Apple and Microsoft) has “combined operations” with Fuji holdings of Japan.
A train carrying Republican congressmen to a retreat crashed into a truck while en route yesterday, killing one person in the truck.
The entire board of the U.S. Gymnastics program has resigned, more fallout from the scandal surrounding team doctor Larry Nasser.
The Daily Grope: Model Kate Upton has accused Paul Marciano, the creative director and founder of the Guess fashion line, of sexually harassing women.
Today is National Get Up Day, a day to remind us of how important perseverance is in life and sport. And, if you live in Texas, it’s National Texas Day. Celebrate with your boots on.
What we’re listening to in The Media Bunker: The Valentines 2018 playlist, compiled by our music editor/producer/DJ Tschugge.
The front pages (and sometimes more) of the world’s great English language newspapers are linked below.
Please check out the CNN “text news” site, which is much faster than their full multi-media site. It’s below at the end of the links.
A new link to the Boston Globe newspaper has been added. We’ve also added a link to The Local, an English language newspaper in Norway.
Also, we’ve added tech site Ars Technia to The Nightshift. To reflect the growing impact of technology in our life, we will be adding more technology centric sites in the future.
The International Headlines are all at your fingertips, below. As always, thanks for dropping by.
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 Boston Globe (Boston)
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 Local (Oslo)
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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