Top Headlines From Around the World

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Middle East

US-backed militias seize key oil field in east Syria
Al Arabiya, Website of Al Arabiya News Channel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

US-backed militias seize key oil field in east Syria
Al Arabiya News, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

'We have no hidden agenda': Russia on donating weaponry to Philippines
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Typhoon Lan bears down on Japan
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Dan chain to open new Tel Aviv hotel
Globes, Israel's Business Arena, Rishon Le-Zion, Israel.

Araqchi: JCPOA enjoys global support
Iran Daily, English-language, reformist, Tehran, Iran.

Five things to know today
The Daily Star, English language newspaper, Beirut, Lebanon.

Iran praises Hamas for sticking to struggle against Israel
Times of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel.



Labour demands changes to Brexit repeal bill
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Tables turned as rhino injures suspected poacher, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Bachelor's Tara Pavlovic raises breast cancer awareness
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Prime Minister Abe poised for landslide victory in Japan's general election
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.



LAPAN to discuss development of satellite launch station
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Putin Threatens Restrictions on U.S. Media If Washington Pressures Russian Media
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

8 suspected Ansarul Sharia Pakistan militants killed in 'encounter' in Karachi
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Buddhists protest to urge Myanmar not to repatriate Rohingya
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

Kiseki takes Kikka-sho for first G1 win
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

The fentanyl drug 10,000 times deadlier than heroin: The epidemic sweeping the world
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Eight militants killed in Pakistan
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Israel Folau to take a break from rugby, won't play another Test for Wallabies in 2017
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Dateline Irrawaddy: Haul of Firearms in U Phyo Ko Ko Tint San Case
The Irrawaddy, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.



Humanity Is Being Split into Two Groups: The Privileged and the Billions Who Face Plunder, Trauma and Suffering
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, California, U.S.

Labor Commissioner of 9 years, Ivan Williams, appears before the Senate
Amandala Newspaper, Belize City, Belize.

We asked cryptocurrency experts to respond to Jamie Dimon's bitcoin bashings — here's what they said
Business Insider, New York, N.Y, U.S.

Japan heads to polls in snap election
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

A New Eco-Park is About to Open in St Maarten
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

Will Trump continue to unravel Obama's legacy?
Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.

Cornyn holds budget nominee hostage for Harvey money
Houston Chronicle, Houston, Texas, U.S.

Five former presidents gather to raise money for hurricane relief
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles, California, U.S.

Leave John Kelly alone
New York Post, New York, NY, U.S.

Recent hurricanes take toll on quarterly earnings
Reuters, Business News, New York, NY, U.S..

Catalonia's leaders fight off direct rule from Madrid
Reuters, World News, New York, NY, U.S.

Your ultimate guide to family-friendly fall (and winter) fun in Arapahoe County
The Denver Post, Denver, Colorado, U.S.

Congress Introduces Automatic Voter Registration Legislation
The Leadership Conference, U.S. Civil and Human Rights Coalition, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Bridge: Oct. 22, 2017
The Mercury News, San Jose, California, U.S.

Man arrested on suspicion of DUI after pickup crashes into Santa Ana police vehicle
The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, California, U.S.

Stars pack Rogers Arena for David Foster fundraiser gala
The Vancouver Sun, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

‘My pain is everyday’: After Weinstein’s fall, Trump accusers wonder: Why not him?
The Washington Post, Washington, D.C., U.S.


WHO chief 'rethinking' Robert Mugabe's appointment
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Police find beheaded body of trans person
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Afghan attacks, Raqqa redux, and plague in Madagascar: The Cheat Sheet
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

S. Sudan armed opposition fighters defect to rival faction
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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