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All the news stories referenced are listed below with links, so you can spend as much -- or as little -- time as you want perusing the latest happenings...
U.S. + South Korea Military Drill: CNN, WSJ, AP
California Wildfires: LA Times, SF Chronicle, AP, Reuters
Oil Rig Explosion: The Times-Picayune, CBS News
Colin Kaepernick Files Grievance Against NFL: ESPN, Bleacher Report
Explosion in Somalia Capital: AP, NYT
Iraqi Forces Begin Assault on Kurdish City: NYT
Hurricane Ophelia in Ireland: The Washington Post, Irish Times
Expect Healthcare Talk This Week: WSJ, Reuters
The Late, Late Show Host Apology: The Guardian, Twitter
Motion Picture Academy Expels Harvey Weinstein: NPR, The Hollywood Reporter
Box Office Winner: USA Today, Variety, WIRED