Washington Post Cubs live to play another day, hold off Dodgers, 3-2, to stay alive in NLCSWashington PostCHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs’ season could end Thursday night, right here at Wrigley Field, or over the weekend in Los Angeles. The odds say that’s what will happen. History says that’s... Read more
BBC News Malta journalist death: Caruana Galizia’s son denounces “mafia state”BBC NewsThe son of an investigative journalist killed in a car bomb attack in Malta has denounced what he called the country’s “mafia state”. Daphne Caruana Galizia, 53, died in an explosion shortly after she left her home in... Read more
BBC News Somalia: At least 230 dead in Mogadishu blastBBC NewsA massive bomb attack in a busy area of the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday is now known to have killed at least 230 people, police say. Hundreds more were wounded when a lorry packed with explosives detonated near... Read more
New York Times European Leaders Criticize Trump’s Disavowal of Iran DealNew York TimesLONDON — Iran, Russia and European leaders roundly condemned President Trump’s decision on Friday to disavow the Iran nuclear deal, saying that it reflected the growing isolation of the United States, threatened to destabilize the Middle East... Read more
Washington Post Trudeau fights to save NAFTA deal, but Trump offers little hopeWashington PostCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the White House on Wednesday seeking a new “fairer trade” deal among the United States, Canada and Mexico amid growing alarm from business leaders that President Trump is leaning toward... Read more
New York Daily News Texas Tech student fatally shoots campus police officer after cops find drugs in his roomNew York Daily NewsA Texas Tech University freshman is accused of shooting dead a campus police officer on Monday night after drugs were found in his room, a school official said.... Read more
The Hill Trump slams GOP senator: Corker ‘didn’t have the guts to run’The HillPresident Trump ripped Sen. Bob Corker · Robert (Bob) Phillips CorkerDeficit hawks voice worry over direction of tax plan The Hill Interview: Budget Chair Black sticks around for now Overnight Finance: White House requests B for... Read more
New York Times Harvey Weinstein Paid Off Sexual Harassment Accusers for DecadesNew York TimesHarvey Weinstein apologized for behavior that he said “has caused a lot of pain.” Credit Jean Baptiste LaCroix/Agence France-Presse — .. Update: The Weinstein Company’s board is planning to investigate sexual harassment complaints against …Harvey Weinstein’s Crisis... Read more
Bloomberg Kim Murder Suspect Had VX Byproduct on Shirt, Chemist SaysBloombergShah Alam, Malaysia (.) — A Malaysian government chemist testified Thursday he found a byproduct of VX nerve agent on the shirt of the Indonesian woman on trial for the murder of the half brother of North Korea’s leader.... Read more
Washington Post Three Americans win Nobel Prize in physics for gravitational wave discoveryWashington PostRainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne have won the 2017 Nobel Prize in physics. The three are members of the LIGO-Virgo detector collaboration that discovered gravitational waves. The prize was awarded “for decisive... Read more