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UK lawmakers ponder Brexit decision in historic session – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — In their first weekend session in 37 years, British lawmakers in Parliament debated whether to accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed new divorce deal with the European...

Lebanon braces for third day of unrest as rage sweeps country – (Reuters)
Lebanon braced for a third day of unrest on Saturday after anti-government protests fueled by rising fury over an economic crisis erupted across the country and descended into riots on the streets of Beirut.

Angry over Brexit, thousands gather in London demanding new referendum – (Reuters)
The battle over Brexit spilled onto the streets of London on Saturday when tens of thousands of people gathered to demand a new referendum while lawmakers decided the fate of Britain's departure from the European Union.

Britain's Labour to back proposal to withhold support for Brexit deal – (Reuters)
Britain's main opposition Labour Party will support a proposal made by a former Conservative lawmaker to withhold support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal on Saturday until the formal ratification legislation has been passed by parliament.

All Blacks score three first-half tries against Ireland - radio & text – (BBC News)
Ireland must beat the All Blacks in Tokyo to reach the World Cup semi-finals for the first time - follow live text and radio coverage.

Siberian dam collapse kills 13 – (BBC News)
Local officials open a criminal investigation over reports the dam was built illegally.

Calm reigns in northeast Syria as fragile U.S.-Turkey ceasefire holds – (Reuters)
A fragile ceasefire was holding along Turkey's border with Syria on Saturday, two days after President Tayyip Erdogan agreed the truce to allow Kurdish forces time to pull back from Ankara's cross-border assault.

Fate of Japan's imperial dynasty rests on shoulders of 13-year-old – (Reuters)
When Japan's youngest prince, Hisahito, visited Bhutan in August on his first overseas trip just months after his uncle Naruhito became emperor, his trip was regarded as the debut of a future monarch on the world stage.

Brexit day of reckoning: PM Johnson battles further delay – (Reuters)
Prime Minister Boris Johnson appealed to lawmakers to back his last-minute Brexit deal in an extraordinary sitting of the British parliament on Saturday after his plans were plunged into chaos by his opponents' moves to derail the legislation.

UK government focused on defeating Letwin amendment: PM Johnson's spokesman – (Reuters)
The British government is focused on making sure lawmakers do not back a proposal to withhold support for Prime Minister Boris Johnson's Brexit deal until formal ratification legislation has passed, Johnson's spokesman said on Saturday.

Lebanon's Hezbollah says does not want government to resign – (Reuters)
Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah said on Saturday that the group was not demanding the government's resignation amid widespread national protests.

Protests sweep Lebanon as fury at ruling elite grows over economic corruption – (Reuters)
Security forces fired tear gas and chased down protesters in Beirut on Friday after tens of thousands of people across Lebanon marched to demand the demise of a political elite they accuse of looting the economy to the point of collapse.

US Democratic hopeful criticises Clinton over Russia remarks – (Al Jazeera English)
Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard fires back at former first lady over comments suggesting she was being groomed by Russia.

England beat Australia 40-16 to make Rugby World Cup semi-finals – (BBC News)
England are into the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in 12 years as they ruthlessly dispatch old rivals Australia.

People should have final say on Brexit - UK's Labour leader Corbyn – (Reuters)
Britain's opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said the people should have the final say on Brexit, adding that his lawmakers would not back Prime Minister Boris Johnson's European Union withdrawal deal.

Drawn From Poverty: Art Was Supposed to Save Canada’s Inuit. It Hasn’t. – (The New York Times)
Indigenous work is all the rage in the Canadian art world. But life in the North is as much a struggle as ever.

UK Brexit showdown: All the latest updates – (Al Jazeera English)
UK parliament to decide on Prime Minister Boris Johnson's newly-brokered Brexit deal with the European Union.

What to Watch For in Today’s Brexit Vote: Live Updates – (The New York Times)
The fate of Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to take Britain out of the European Union is on a knife’s edge as Parliament prepares to vote.

Cambridge don readmitted after sexual harassment – (BBC News)
Ex-students say they are "staggered" the languages professor has been readmitted to Trinity Hall.

Hong Kong says murder suspect wants to surrender to Taiwan – (Associated Press)
HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong's leader said Saturday the murder suspect whose case inadvertently helped ignite the city's protest movement wants to surrender to authorities in Taiwan.Carrie...


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Rugby World Cup live scores: Australia vs England updates – (News.com.au)
It's the end of the line for one of them.

Lebanon braces for third day of unrest as rage sweeps country – (The Jerusalem Post)
Small groups of demonstrators gathered in central Beirut in an effort to keep the protests going, with storefronts of banks and upmarket retailers in the capital's commercial district smashed in.

Calm reigns in northeast Syria as fragile U.S.-Turkey ceasefire holds – (The Jerusalem Post)
The truce sets out a five-day pause to let the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces militia pull out of a "safe zone" Turkey has vowed to create in territory extending more than 30 km into Syria.

Nasrallah: Hezbollah does not support gov’t resignation, ‘time is short’ – (The Jerusalem Post)
In his address, Nasrallah said “When the government takes measures that restore people's trust, the Lebanese people will accept,” Hezbollah-run news website Al-Ahed tweeted.

LIVE Rugby World Cup quarter-finals: New Zealand 34 Ireland 0 – (The Irish Times)
Joe Schmidt's side heading out of the World Cup as Aaron Smith and Beauden Barrett put New Zealand in control.

T-Pain VS Xavier Woods - Cuphead Boss Speedrun! - IGN – (IGN)
WWE Superstar Xavier Woods and legendary rapper T-Pain squared off against each other and legions of TwitchCon fans at the Aliwenware Outpost, speedrunning Cuphead bosses for gamer glory. Besides bragging rights, one lucky winner walks away with a brand-new D…

Steve Bannon turns Huawei saga into anti-China movie – (Financial Times)
Former White House aide is trying to unite the west in opposition to Beijing on trade

26 Things You Need If You Love Stationery And Writing Supplies – (Buzzfeed)
New notebook, who dis?

Coral reef starter kit | UDaily – (Hacker News)
New study shows coral reef fish do not mind 3D-printed corals

US ban on China tech giant faces uncertainty a month out | TheHill – (The Hill)
Concerns among U.S. lawmakers over Chinese telecom giant Huawei remain heightened one m...

UK lawmakers ponder Brexit decision in historic session – (Associated Press)
LONDON (AP) — In their first weekend session in 37 years, British lawmakers in Parliament debated whether to accept Prime Minister Boris Johnson's proposed new divorce deal with the European...

Frankie Muniz Malcolm in The Middle: What the former child star is doing now – (News.com.au)
Frankie Muniz can‘t remember starring in Malcolm in the Middle

Florida battered by Nestor's high winds; tornado leaves thousands without power – (Fox News)
Nearly 10,000 customers were left without power Friday night as a tornado reportedly touched down in central Florida and rain and high winds from Tropical Storm Nestor continued to batter the state.

Recent Match Report - Bermuda vs Papua New Guinea, ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier, 5th Match, Group A | ESPNcricinfo.com – (ESPN Cric Info)
Read the detailed Reports & Articles of Bermuda vs Papua New Guinea, ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier, 5th Match, Group A only on ESPNcricinfo.com

Karl Rove to Hillary Clinton: 'Put up or shut up' on Tulsi Gabbard accusations – (Fox News)
Former George W. Bush senior adviser Karl Rove admonished Hillary Clinton on Friday for accusing Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard of being a Russian asset, saying Clinton should present proof of her claims or "go away."

Dozens protest against China during US NBA game – (BBC Sport)
Spectators at a US basketball match don t-shirts and masks in support of the Hong Kong protests.

New Zealand vs Ireland live score and try updates from Rugby World Cup 2019 – (Mirror)
Ireland are bidding to reach their first ever Rugby World Cup quarter-final against defending champions New Zealand

Championship: Blackburn v Huddersfield – (BBC Sport)
Follow live text commentary as Blackburn host Huddersfield, plus build-up to the rest of Saturday's EFL action.

When a police wellness check becomes a death sentence – (CNN)
For some black Americans, the fatal shooting of Atatiana Jefferson in her Fort Worth house has them increasingly worried about the dangers of confronting police in their own homes.

Bishops probe into teacher sexual misconduct begins as more details emerge – (News24)
The Bishops Diocesan College principal has been interviewed as the probe into serious misconduct charges against a female teacher got under way.


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All about Trump

Ankara counts itself a victor after Syria incursion – (Financial Times)
Trump administration hands Turkey an outcome it has long pressed Washington to accept

Trump veterans see a presidency veering off the rails – (Politico)

The Memo: Trump's sea of troubles deepens | TheHill – (The Hill)
The swirling troubles around President Trump got deeper this week thanks to a series of missteps

Ex-Ethics Chief: If Trump Resort Hosting G-7 ‘Is Not Corrupt, Nothing Is' – (The Huffington Post)
"And that’s exactly what he wants," said Walter Shaub, the former head of the U.S. Office of Government Ethics.

Trump hosting G-7 at Miami Doral could violate constitution: experts - Business Insider – (Business Insider)
"I can't think of any other times where a president has essentially awarded a contract to himself," one government ethics lawyer told Insider.

Trump hosting G-7 at Miami Doral could violate constitution: experts - Business Insider – (Business Insider (UK))
"I can't think of any other times where a president has essentially awarded a contract to himself," one government ethics lawyer told Insider.

All the president's Yankees: How Trump's decadeslong affair with the team foreshadowed his presidency – (NBC News)
President Donald Trump's New York Yankees ties have seamlessly transitioned to the political world.

Trump campaign offering 'Get Over It' T-shirts after explosive Mulvaney presser – (Google News)
It appears the Trump 2020 campaign is looking to capitalize on the "Get over it" advice that acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney dished out to reporters this week regarding the Trump-Ukraine phone call controversy.

Washington Post Editorial Board: Trump Resort Hosting G-7 Shreds Key Notion Of U.S. – (The Huffington Post)
"It is blatant and corrupt self-dealing by the president," the newspaper's board wrote in a new opinion piece.

John Kasich calls for Trump's impeachment, sending CNN into 'breaking news' frenzy – (Fox News)
CNN sounded the "breaking news" alarm Friday after Republican John Kasich -- a CNN contributor and frequent critic of President Trump -- bucked the GOP and expressed his support for impeachment.

Shifting explanations from White House alarm some in GOP – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — The shifting White House explanation for President Donald Trump's decision to withhold military aid from Ukraine drew alarm Friday from Republicans as the impeachment inquiry...

Trump touts Turkey cease-fire, even as it appears shaky – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is pushing back at criticism that his Syria withdrawal is damaging U.S. credibility, betraying Kurdish allies and opening the door for a possible...

Trump outstripping Obama on pace of executive orders – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — It wasn't too long ago that Donald Trump derided presidential executive orders as "power grabs" and a "basic disaster."He's switched sides in a big way: In each year of...

House Democrats work on bill to condemn Trump decision to hold G-7 summit at Trump property – (CBS News)
The decision to hold the next G-7 summit of world leaders at the president's golf resort was announced Thursday

House Democrats work on bill to condemn Trump decision to hold G-7 summit at Trump property – (Google News)
The decision to hold the next G-7 summit of world leaders at the president's golf resort was announced Thursday

CBS News documentary in Spanish: "Rostros de Separación Familiar" – (CBS News)
El corresponsal de CBS News Manuel Bojórquez les contará las historias y retos, sumamente personales, de aquellos que quisieron entrar al país después de que la administración del Presidente Donald Trump dio inicio a una serie de políticas para reducir el núm…

10/18/19: CBSN Evening News – (CBS News)
Mattis and McRaven roast Pres. Trump; Fmr. Football player changes last name to honor stepdad.

Trump Brands Romney a 'Democrat Secret Asset' in Video – (Breitbart News)
President Trump slammed Mitt Romney as a "Democrat secret asset" in a video shared to Twitter on Friday evening.

Hillary Clinton Drops Out Of Women's Summit Featuring Kirstjen Nielsen – (The Huffington Post)
Clinton is the second person to back out of the event amid activist anger that Trump's former homeland security secretary will be speaking.

Rick Perry will not cooperate with impeachment inquiry "at this time" – (Axios)
Trump said he made his infamous phone call to the Ukrainian president at Perry's urging.


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