At least seven children killed, 70 injured by bomb blast in Pakistan — AP/theglobeandmail — 27 October 2020

More than 20 people killed in post-election unrest Guinea over past week — news wires/france24 — 27 October 2020

Oxford Covid vaccine works in all ages, trials suggest — reuters/theguardian — 27 October 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: Lilly antibody drug fails in study, others go on — nzherald — 27 October 2020

Amy Coney Barrett Is On The Supreme Court: What Happens Now? — refinery29 — 27 October 2020

Trump admin dismantles 'firewall' for editorial independence at U.S.-funded media outlets — nbcnews — 27 October 2020

Nagorno-Karabakh: U.S.-Brokered Cease-Fire Falters Soon After It Starts — npr — 26 October 2020

Rwandan genocide suspect Kabuga, arrested in Paris, arrives in The Hague to face trial — dw — 26 October 2020

Zeta becomes 27th storm this year. The Atlantic hasn't experienced this many storms for nearly two decades — thehill — 26 October 2020

Somalia conflict: Al-Shabab 'collects more revenue than government' — bbc — 26 October 2020

Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala in good position to become WTO chief — africanews — 26 October 2020

Conservative U.S. newspaper breaks a 100-plus year streak of endorsing a Republican — cnn — 26 October 2020

How much does a U.S. newspaper's presidential endorsement count? Not much — medianut — 26 October 2020

AI has just revealed there are over 1.8 billion trees in the Sahara Desert: over 1,000 per sq km — weforum — 26 October 2020

The world's largest insect farm is being built in France — euronews — 26 October 2020

Central Bank of Banks BIS to Trial Digital Currency by Year’s End — decrypt — 26 October 2020

Ethereum Dev Fights to Get North Korea Sanctions Charges Dropped — decrypt — 26 October 2020

Zoom finally gets end-to-end encryption, as well as YouTube livestreaming on mobile — androidpolice — 26 October 2020

Catchup: U.S. Signs Anti-Abortion Declaration With 32 Countries, many authoritarian regimes or flawed democracies — forbes — 22 October 2020

Malaysia's King has spoken: No emergency. And stop politicking, please. — mashable — 26 October 2020

'Please resign,' Thai opposition tells PM at protest debate — reuters — 26 October 2020

WHO COVID-19 vaccine trial seen to start in December — philstar — 26 October 2020

Africa could be about to see its first post-Covid default after Zambia skips interest payment — cnbc — 26 October 2020

Belarus opposition prepares mass strikes after Lukashenko ignores deadline to quit — reuters — 26 October 2020

Chileans vote by millions to tear up Pinochet's constitution — reuters — 25 October 2020

Colombia kills top ELN guerrilla commander in military operation — france24 — 25 October 2020

Fact check: Trump makes at least 16 false or misleading claims to '60 Minutes' — cnn — 25 October 2020

Nigeria seeks to halt looting amid fury over 'food warehouses' — aljazeera — 25 October 2020

Thailand: Protesters keep up pressure ahead of parliamentary debate — dw — 25 October 2020

Nagorno-Karabakh: US, Armenia, Azerbaijan announce third cease-fire deal after 1,000 deaths — dw — 25 October 2020

Spain declares new coronavirus state of emergency — dw — 25 October 2020

Now 5 in Pence’s Inner Circle Have COVID-19 but he is not quarantining — thedailybeast — 25 October 2020

New York surpasses half a million COVID-19 cases — thehill — 25 October 2020

Spain declares new coronavirus state of emergency — dw — 25 October 2020

Thailand: Protesters keep up pressure ahead of parliamentary debate — dw — 25 October 2020

Pope Francis names 13 new cardinals who could help ensure his eventual successor will continue his legacy — dw — 25 October 2020

Senior al-Qaeda leader Abu Muhsin al-Masri killed in Afghanistan — aljazeera — 25 October 2020

6 home truths from Chatham House for the new head of the WTO — weforum — 25 October 2020

At least 24 dead in suicide attack at Kabul educational centre — aljazeera — 24 October 2020

Gunmen storm school in Cameroon, killing at least six children — reuters — 24 October 2020

Venezuelan opposition figure Lopez abandons Caracas residence to flee abroad — reuters — 24 October 2020

Israelis press ahead with weekly anti-Netanyahu protests — AP/yahoo — 24 October 2020

After Argentina, Colombia reaches 1 million confirmed coronavirus cases — apnews — 24 October 2020

France recalls ambassador to Turkey after Erdoğan questions Macron's mental state — theguardian — 24 October 2020

IFRC: Nuclear weapons ban: “Today is an historic day. We call on world leaders to act with courage and join the right side of history” — ifrc — 24 October 2020

Now that nuclear weapons are illegal, the Pacific demands truth on decades of testing — theguardian — 24 October 2020

Ethiopia says it will not cave to 'aggression' in dam dispute — channelnewsasia — 24 October 2020

Patreon funding site Becomes the Latest Online Platform to Boot Off QAnon Stans — gizmodo — 24 October 2020

Catchup: US joins countries with poor human rights records to denounce 'right' to abortion — cnn — 23 October 2020

Catchup: U.S. Progressive lawmakers call for United Nations probe into DHS 'human rights abuses' — thehill — 23 October 2020