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Funeral held for Sgt. La David Johnson, soldier killed in Niger ambush
CBS News
Last Updated Oct 21, 2017 2:06 PM EDT. COOPER CITY, Fla. -- Sgt. La David Johnson will be laid to rest on Saturday as loved ones gathered for the fallen soldier's funeral in Cooper City, Florida. Family members and friends of Johnson, who was 25, ...
Q&A: Rep. Frederica Wilson details the problems with Trump's condolence call and the Kelly clean upWashington Post
Timeline: How the Trump administration responded to the Niger attackThe Hill

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CNN

Catalonia crisis: Puigdemont to ask region's parliament to discuss 'attack' by Madrid
CNN
Barcelona, Spain (CNN) With half a million people protesting in the streets of Barcelona, Catalan President Carles Puigdemont harshly denounced Spain's attempt to curb Catalan's regional government on Saturday but stopped short of declaring regional ...
Spain Will Remove Catalonia Leader, Escalating Secession CrisisNew York Times
Catalonia independence: Puigdemont 'will not accept' Rajoy planBBC News
Spain Staging a 'Coup' in Catalonia, Parliament Official SaysNBCNews.com
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Politico

Bannon rips Bush, Silicon Valley 'lords of technology'
Politico
ANAHEIM, Calif. — Issuing a defiant call to arms to grassroots Republicans, former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon railed Friday against dangerous “global elites” and the Silicon Valley “lords of technology” whom he said are robbing U.S ...
Five ex-presidents to attend hurricane relief concert; Trump appearing in video messageCNN
'We're not just random people': How George W. Bush connected with those he sent to warWashington Post
The Memo: Murmurs of Trump dissent in GOPThe Hill
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Los Angeles Times

Murder-suicide of missing couple in Joshua Tree brings grief, questions from family and friends
Los Angeles Times
Family and friends said they were stunned by revelations that a couple who disappeared in Joshua Tree National Park nearly three months ago died in a murder-suicide. Joseph Orbeso, 22, shot and killed his girlfriend, Rachel Nguyen, 20, and then turned ...
Missing California hikers died in apparent murder-suicideBBC News
Missing California Hikers Found In Embrace After Apparent Killing-SuicideHuffPost
Missing California hiker killed girlfriend, then himself, detectives believefox2now.com
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New York Times

O'Reilly Settled New Harassment Claims, Then Fox Renewed His Contract
New York Times
Last January, six months after Fox News ousted its chairman amid a sexual harassment scandal, the network's top-rated host at the time, Bill O'Reilly, struck a $32 million agreement with a longtime network analyst to settle new sexual harassment ...
21st Century Fox Defends Renewing Bill O'Reilly Contract Despite New Sexual Harassment SettlementVariety
Fox Knew About Bill O'Reilly's Big Sexual Harassment Settlement When They Renewed His Contract – UpdateDeadline
Report: Bill O'Reilly settled sixth sexual harassment claim for $32 millionWashington Post
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Reuters

Billionaire Babis scores big in Czech election
Reuters
PRAGUE (Reuters) - Czech billionaire Andrej Babis won a thumping victory in Saturday's parliamentary election, giving the anti-establishment businessman facing fraud charges a strong mandate to cut taxes, lift public investment and fight immigration.
Czech Election Won by Anti-Establishment Party Led by BillionaireNew York Times
Populist billionaire's party wins big in Czech RepublicWashington Post
Czech election: Billionaire Babis wins by large marginBBC News
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The Root

Va. Middle Schoolers Simulate Sex Acts With Pinned Down Black Students While Yelling Racial Slurs
The Root
Surprise. More white kids behaving badly on video. You would think by now that at least these little snots would know not to go live, but in this day and age, it's not real unless it's been documented on Instagram or Snapchat. This time it was Snapchat.
Va. middle school football team forfeits season after racially insensitive locker room videoUSA TODAY High School Sports
Short Pump Middle forfeits football season after racially charged videowtvr.com
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Washington Post

Robert Mugabe, under sanction for human rights abuses, is named a WHO 'goodwill ambassador'
Washington Post
Provoking global head-scratching and more than a little outrage, Robert Mugabe, the longtime president of Zimbabwe — who faces international sanctions for human rights abuses including violent crackdowns on political dissent — has been appointed as a ...
After Making Mugabe a 'Good-Will Ambassador,' WHO Chief Is 'Rethinking' ItNew York Times
What Do Saudi Arabia, Barack Obama and Robert Mugabe Have in Common? Five Appointments That Shocked the ...Newsweek
WHO 'Rethinking' Appointment Of Mugabe As Goodwill AmbassadorThe Daily Caller
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Salt Lake Tribune

Most Utahns are worried about North Korea's nuclear program, but very few favor a military strike to stop it
Salt Lake Tribune
People watch a TV news program reporting about North Korea's missile launch, at the Seoul Train Station in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Sept. 5, 2016. North Korea fired three ballistic missiles off its east coast Monday, South Korea's military said, in ...
US commanders stress 'ironclad' commitment to defend SKoreaWashington Post
North Korea Threatens 'Unimaginable Strike at an Unimaginable Time' on USBreitbart News
Chinese power over North Korea? It's more myth than realityABC News
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Washington Post

Many Trump voters who got hurricane relief in Texas aren't sure Puerto Ricans should
Washington Post
HOUSTON — Sitting on Mary Maddox's back porch, which flooded with 22 inches of water when Hurricane Harvey hit nearly two months ago, is a Lady of the Night plant from Puerto Rico that a friend gave her. Ever since Hurricane Maria ravaged the island, ...
How a month of hurricane nightmares changed Puerto Rico -- and meCNN
Finding food, water and hope as Puerto Ricans cope with lingering devastation of Hurricane MariaLos Angeles Times
Five Former US Presidents Appearing at Texas Hurricane Relief ConcertNBCNews.com
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