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Trump draws boos at Catholic dinner – Politico

Politico

Trump draws boos at Catholic dinner
Politico
NEW YORK — A Manhattan society crowd on Thursday night turned on Donald Trump as he used his appearance at an annual roast-style fundraiser for Catholic charities to jab Hillary Clinton, seated just a few feet away, as “corrupt,” and to crack that she …
The very bad jokes Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump told at the Al Smith dinnerWashington Post
Donald Trump, Son of a Catholic Hater, Disgraces Al Smith DinnerDaily Beast
Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Trade Barbs at Charity EventWall Street Journal
USA TODAY -Los Angeles Times -Huffington Post -New York Daily News
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Beijing’s Adroit Diplomacy Is Isolating the US in Asia – TIME

TIME

Beijings Adroit Diplomacy Is Isolating the US in Asia
TIME
As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump battled it out in the final U.S. presidential debate, China was busy rolling out the red carpet for an unlikely guest: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, who was on a four-day tour of the worlds second largest …
Filipinos Favor US Aid, Leery of ChinaVoice of America
U.S. has few good options for response to Philippines DuterteBusiness Insider
Philippine president declares “separation from the US” during visit to ChinaWorld Socialist Web Site
Xinhua -The Australian Financial Review -The Fiscal Times -KHOU.com
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ISIS Fighters Attack Police Compound in Northern Iraq’s Kirkuk –

 

ISIS Fighters Attack Police Compound in Northern Iraqs Kirkuk

IRBIL, Iraq — Militants armed with assault rifles and explosives attacked a police compound in the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk early on Friday in an assault that was quickly claimed by the Islamic State group and likely aimed at diverting the …
The Latest: IS militants attack police in Iraqs KirkukFox News
Iraqi city of Kirkuk attacked as Mosul offensive continuesBBC News
Iraq declares curfew in oil city under Islamic State attackReuters
Wall Street Journal -The Week Magazine -Olean Times Herald -Daily Mail
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Cubs’ Jon Lester proving he’s worth every bit of $155M mega contract –

 

 

 

 

Cubs Jon Lester proving hes worth every bit of $155M mega contract
CBSSports.com
LOS ANGELES — When someone signs a gigantic contract hes supposed to be perfect. Any little thing goes wrong and youll see headlines that show the entire contract value, as if a player is going to earn the entirety of that money in one particular …
Russell rocks LA, puts Cubs win away from World SeriesESPN (blog)
Cubs beat Dodgers 8-4, head home with 3-2 lead in NLCSSports Illustrated
Nightengale: Cubs, one win from World Series, set to finish job this timeUSA TODAY
FOXSports.com -New York Daily News -Chicago Tribune -Los Angeles Times
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BAT Offers to Buy Rest of Reynolds American for $47 Billion – Bloomberg

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BAT Offers to Buy Rest of Reynolds American for $47 Billion
Bloomberg
British American Tobacco Plc offered to buy the 58 percent of Reynolds American Inc. that it doesnt already own for $47 billion in a deal that would accelerate industry consolidation and pool cigarette brands including Lucky Strike and Camel.
UK Stocks-Factors to watch on Oct. 21Reuters
This $47 Billion Deal Would Create the Worlds Biggest Listed Tobacco FirmFortune
British American Tobacco proposes $47B Reynolds mergerUSA TODAY
Wall Street Journal -BBC News -Financial Times -Olean Times Herald
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What we know (and what we can guess) about Nintendo Switch’s insides – Ars Technica

Ars Technica

What we know (and what we can guess) about Nintendo Switchs insides
Ars Technica
Enlarge / Whats inside the Switch? We recap what we know and what we can guess. Nintendo. reader comments 74. Share this story. Further Reading. Nintendos next console, Switch, is a console/tablet hybrid coming in March · The first trailer for …
Nintendos Switch is small, but it can slug it out with PS4 and Xbox OneDigital Trends
Engadgets first thoughts on the Nintendo SwitchEngadget
Check out this genius Nintendo Switch controller conceptThe Verge
Polygon -New York Times -GameSpot -Gamasutra
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Ex-NSA Contractor Stole at Least 500 Million Pages of Records and Secrets, US Says – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal

Ex-NSA Contractor Stole at Least 500 Million Pages of Records and Secrets, US Says
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—A former National Security Agency contractor amassed at least 500 million pages of government records, including top-secret information about military operations, by stealing documents bit by bit over two decades, the Justice Department …
US Calls Alleged Theft By NSA Contractor Breathtaking In Longevity, ScaleNPR
Government alleges former NSA contractor stole astonishing quantity of classified data over 20 yearsWashington Post
Feds: Massive data theft at NSA could bring espionage chargesUSA TODAY
Fox News -Foreign Policy -NBCNews.com -New York Times
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Leaked Podesta emails reveal 2008 correspondence with Obama – CBS News

CBS News

Leaked Podesta emails reveal 2008 correspondence with Obama
CBS News
Last Updated Oct 20, 2016 9:10 PM EDT. Emails released by WikiLeaks Thursday show for the first time correspondence between then-presidential candidate Obama and John Podesta on and around Election Day in 2008. The emails here provide a …
The Obama-Clinton banana republicWashington Times
WikiLeaks reveals Barack Obamas personal email addressCNBC
WikiLeaks emails part curtain on newly elected ObamaThe Seattle Times
Breitbart News -New York Daily News -Engadget -TechCrunch
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Thais Disrupting Mourning for the Late King Risk Violent Retribution, Junta Leader Warns – TIME

TIME

Thais Disrupting Mourning for the Late King Risk Violent Retribution, Junta Leader Warns
TIME
The leader of Thailands junta, General Prayuth Chan-ocha, has warned that anyone upsetting those still mourning the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej risks violent attack. According to the Bangkok Post, Prayuth, whose remarks were conveyed by a junta …
Thailands Royal MessThe Weekly Standard (blog)
Media, property and alcohol firms at risk as Thailand mourns King BhumibolCNBC
Thai King Death Update: Mobs Attack Anyone Accused of Insulting The Late KingInternational Business Times
TODAYonline -Bangkok Post
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Magnitude 6.6 Quake Causes Strong Shaking in Western Japan – Bloomberg

Bloomberg

Magnitude 6.6 Quake Causes Strong Shaking in Western Japan
Bloomberg
A magnitude 6.6 earthquake hit Tottori prefecture in western Japan at 2:07 p.m. — the strongest in the earthquake-prone country since April temblors killed more than 100, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. Twitter: USGS Big Quakes on Twitter. There …
Magnitude 6.6 Earthquake Shakes Western Japan, No TsunamiNew York Times
Magnitude 6.6 quake jolts western Japan, no tsunami warning or immediate d…Reuters
Powerful magnitude 6.6 earthquake rocks Japan, no threat of tsunamiFox News
Washington Post -The Japan Times -Asahi Shimbun
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