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Good Morning, it’s Sunday, 4 March 2018, and this is the Morning Edition of The Nightshift.
Countries around the globe are evaluating their trade positions with the U.S. after President Trump signaled the possible start of a trade war by proposing heavy tariffs on the importation of both steel and aluminum into the United States.
The Nor’easter that pummeled the upper East Coast over the weekend has killed six people and left over 190,000 without power in Massachusetts. Winds of 80 miles per hour were reported on Nantucket.
Sir Roger Bannister, the first man to run the mile in under 4 minutes has died. He was 88. After his career as an international track star was over, Bannister became a prominent neurologist.
Today is National Grammar Day. Celebrate the correctness of English in both print and conversation.
The Academy Awards are tonight; the drama inside the the Oscar celebration could be nothing compared to the red carpet drama outside as Hollywood faces the music for years of inappropriate sexual behavior.
What We’re Listening to in the Media Bunker: The March Playlist, compiled by music editor/music correspondent DJ Tschugge. The Nightshift is the only news site that provides you with music to get and keep you moving. And remember–we add new music every day.
The front pages (and sometimes more) of the world’s great English language newspapers are linked below. The International Headlines are all at your fingertips, below. As always, thanks for dropping by. We have added the English language feed of Agence France-Presse to the news index.
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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