The Nightshift: World News 7 December 2018

Press Clippings

People, places, and events in the news today.

EDITORS NOTE: Typically, Nightshift (and other ) posts feature images courtesy of….for unknown reasons, those images are no longer available and replacement images also disappear. We do not know what is happening or why and have no solution at this point in time. For the short term, the Nightshift, and most other posts, will revert to text-centric posts and presentations going forward….you will tell we have the problem solved when the graphics show up again. In the meantime, we will reconfigure The Nightshift for efficient text posting only. 

Kevin Hart in/Kevin Hart Out

China/US Trade

U.S. Oil Exports

French Fried/How French PM Macron Got Into Trouble

New U.N.Ambassador

New U.S. Attorney General

The Nightshift publishes direct links to the world’s greatest English language newspapers to facilitate research and encourage understanding of the world’s events of the day. The links are below. You are strongly encouraged to visit the sites below for news, perspective, and information that is not readily available via mainstream American media. Also, please note that new sites and links are added on a regular basis. We’ve added the link to the NOAA to enable readers to track hurricanes, winter storms,  and other weather events. With the dangerous winter storms now in play, it’s a good place to check out. 

Today is National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. Remember our WWII Veterans for their service and sacrifices today. 

The Front Page Links

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 Guardian

The Los Angeles Times (Los Angeles)

Daily News Egypt (Cairo)

South China Morning Post (Hong Kong)

The Moscow Times (Moscow)

Italian Newspapers in English

Le Figaro (Paris) (New York)

The Jerusalem Post (Jerusalem)

The Japanese Times (Tokyo)

The Local (Oslo)

The Local (Italy)

Sputnik (Moscow)

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

Ars Technica  

Agence France-Presse

McClatchy DC Bureau



Oil Prices Dot Com

Air Force Times

Straits Times (Singapore)

NOAA/National Hurricane Center (Miami)

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