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UNITED STATES  

Opioid congressman Marino withdraws as Trump's drug czar. 60 Minutes report doomed Marino.

"American Century's" final curtain. The death of uni-polar geopolitics.

CANADA 
Drone collides with passenger plane over Quebec airport. Drone violated airport safety zone.
LATIN AMERICA/CARIBBEAN    
South Korea providing hurricane relief assistance to Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, and Antigua and Barbuda. If Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands were independent, they, too, would be receiving international aid.
Socialists win Venezuela regional vote. Ruling party wins 16 governorships.
EUROPE  
Spanish neo-fascists threaten Catalonia with direct rule. Memo to Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy: imposing direct rule on majority Sikh Punjab led to Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's assassination. Just a reminder.
Maltese cop expresses joy over journalist's assassination. Police sergeant was cited by late journalist for corruption.
Austrian Green President Van Der Bellen places constraints on new Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. Van Der Bellen may nix Austrian Freedom Party coalition government.
Austria elects anti-immigrant right-wing parties. "Black blue coalition" looms.
MIDDLE EAST
Syrian troops storm Deir ez-Zour. ISIL loses control of strategic town.
U.S. troops back rival sides in Iraqi-Kurdish conflict. Another mess that Trump's incompetence has plunged America into.
ASIA
Jakarta governor enters office using racist language. Anies Baswedan pushing native Indonesian agenda.
Bhutan King and Queen to attend funeral of late Thai king in Bangkok. Buddhism ties two monarchies together.
AFRICA
Panama Papers expose Africa's elites. Corruption rampant in Togo, DRC, Botswana, Rwanda, and Burundi.
Protesters demand answers on 30th anniversary of Thomas Sankara's assassination. Protesters hit Burkina Faso's streets.
ANTIPODES/SOUTH PACIFIC
Malaysian-Australian senator calls for closer ties with China. Penny Wong is Labor's foreign affairs spokesperson.
POLAR/REMOTE ATLANTIC              
St. Helena airport opens. Island that was once Napoleon's prison is now a tourst destination.
Norway nixes Finnish air link to Svalbard. Norway is violating the Svalbard Treaty on orders from NATO.
WORLD OF SCIENCE       
Haumea has a ring. Dwarf planet joins Saturn with feature.

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