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Washington Post

Trump's election-rigging claim will backfire. Here's the evidence.
Washington Post
In recent days Donald Trump has ratcheted up claims of voter fraud, claiming that the Nov. 8 election may be “rigged” against him. In Wednesday's debate, he refused to pledge that he would accept the result if he loses, saying that he would keep the ...
No happy warriors to be found at Al Smith dinnerCNN
Trump's incredible shrinking mapPolitico
At Al Smith Dinner, Donald Trump Turns Friendly Roast Into 3-Alarm FireNPR -USA TODAY -New York Times -Fox News
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08:54am Fri, October 21, 2016


UN warns of ISIS using 'human shields' in Mosul as militants strike Kirkuk
(CNN) The United Nations said Friday it is "gravely worried" that ISIS has taken 550 families from villages around Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, and is using them as "human shields" as Iraqi and Kurdish forces battle the terror group for control ...
ISIS Attack in Kirkuk Is Reality Check Amid Mosul
ISIS launched a major counter-attack on Kirkuk to distract Iraqi troops from MosulBusiness Insider
ISIS attacks Kirkuk and a power plant amid Mosul fightMilitary Times
Washington Post -BBC News -Politico -Chicago Tribune
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08:13am Fri, October 21, 2016


Cyber attack takes down East Coast Netflix, Spotify, Twitter
If you live on the East Coast and had trouble accessing Twitter, Spotify, Netflix, Amazon or Reddit Friday morning, you were not alone. A large-scale distributed denial of service attack (DDoS) on Internet performance company Dyn brought many popular ...
Cyberattack Knocks Out Access to WebsitesWall Street Journal
A denial-of-service attack shut down major websites across the internetThe Verge
Twitter and Much of The Internet Suffered a Meltdown on FridayFortune
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09:02am Fri, October 21, 2016


New screen time rules for kids, by doctors
(CNN) Digital media exposure for children of all ages should be limited, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics. This week, the AAP hosted a national conference in San Francisco, where an estimated 10,000 pediatricians met ...
How much screen time is right for your kids?CBS News
A major update relaxes screen time rules for some kidsWashington Post
No Snapchat In The Bedroom? An Online Tool To Manage Kids' Media UseNPR -Fox News -Los Angeles Times -USA TODAY
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11:09pm Thu, October 20, 2016

Wall Street Journal

Brexit Fuels British American Tobacco's Bid for Reynolds American
Wall Street Journal
LONDON—Britain's vote to exit from the European Union has been a key factor behind British American Tobacco BTI -2.54 % 's decision to initiate a $47 billion takeover bid of Reynolds American Inc., RAI 15.71 % despite the general slowdown in U.K. ...
BAT offers to buy US tobacco firm Reynolds in $47 billion dealReuters
BAT in $47 billion offer for the rest of ReynoldsMarketWatch
British American Tobacco moves to buy all of Reynolds American in $47B dealWinston-Salem Journal
The Seattle Times -The Guardian -Nasdaq -CBS News
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08:44am Fri, October 21, 2016

Voice of America

UN: Security Concerns Prevent Aleppo Evacuations
Voice of America
A man walks past damaged buildings in the rebel held besieged al-Sukkari neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria, Oct. 19, 2016. Share. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share on Google+ · Email to a Friend. Print. The United Nations was forced to postpone ...

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07:11am Fri, October 21, 2016


McDonald's beats expectations for profit, sales
Fast-food giant McDonald's edged third-quarter expectations for profit and revenue as the company seeks to solidify gains from its all-day breakfast push. The third-quarter earnings performance proved heartening to investors, who drove McDonald's ...
McDonald's shares pop as investors cheer third-quarter beatCNBC
McDonald's beats sales forecasts on breakfast rushBBC News
McDonald's Turnaround Revs Up Abroad as Revenue Beats EstimatesBloomberg
Forbes -Business Insider -Investor's Business Daily
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09:21am Fri, October 21, 2016

Wall Street Journal

Opposition to EU, Canada Trade Deal Doesn't Bode Well for Brexit Negotiations
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS—A region of southern Belgium continued to block a trade deal between the European Union and Canada on Friday, raising questions about the bloc's ability to negotiate and win approval for more complex and difficult deals, such as a divorce ...
EU, Canada press Belgian region to accept free trade dealReuters
Belgium-Canada Ceta trade dispute bedevils EU summitBBC News
EU Aims to Fend Off Populist Backlash to Save Canada Trade PactBloomberg
Breitbart News -Salon -MarketWatch
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09:04am Fri, October 21, 2016

The Verge

First Click: How much would you pay for the Nintendo Switch?
The Verge
We now know a whole lot more about Nintendo's upcoming console — it's called the Switch, it's a home-portable hybrid, it has weird modular controllers that can be used in three million different ways — but there are still a number of major questions ...
Nintendo NX theorists have finally found peacePolygon
Nintendo Switch is the spiritual successor to the Nvidia SHIELDTechCrunch
Here is how Nintendo Switch worksBusiness Insider
Digital Trends -Destructoid -GameSpot -Gamasutra
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06:30am Fri, October 21, 2016


iPhone 7 Plus vs Google Pixel speed tests: Closer, but Android was still crushed in the end
Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 may be toast — literally and figuratively — but Android fans have a new pair of flagship phones to lust after this holiday season. Google's first ever “made by Google” smartphones pack cutting-edge specs into a somewhat unique ...
Video: Google Pixel Spends 30 Minutes UnderwaterAndroid Headlines
The reviews are in: Google's Pixel phone takes on the iPhone 7Fox News
Google Pixel makes Android's long-press much more usefulCNET
TechCrunch -Mashable -Android Central -Phone Arena
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09:06am Fri, October 21, 2016