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In this weeks newsletter, Marc Stein shares his best guesses for what happens this season to Stephen Curry, the Clippers new star duo and Ben Simmons39; 3-point shot. Bye Bye, Bei Bei National Zoo panda leaves for China next month. Washington’s National Zoo will soon have an empty-nester exhibit on display when Bei Bei, the 4-year-old male offspring of the zoo’s giant panda couple, sets out for China next month to help breed… The Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Acidified the Ocean in a Flash. The Chicxulub event was as damaging to life in the oceans as it was to creatures on land, a study shows. Woman who smuggled 1,600 MDMA pills into a Sydney music festival got 40 for free. Grace Poo, 23, was arrested at the Midnight Mafia music festival in Sydney’s Olympic Park last May when sniffer dogs detected her trying to enter with the $50,000 worth of ecstasy tablets. Dakota Johnson rocks a casual look while shopping for antiques in Los Angeles. Dakota Johnson rocked a rather casual look while heading out and about in Los Angeles on Wednesday. The 30 year old Fifty Shades of Grey star was spotted out shopping for antiques. JLR to pause work at its UK factories for one week in November. The luxury car maker will join BMW and Toyota, which have both planned similar shutdowns after the October 31 Brexit deadline. JLR boss Ralf Speth said the firm had no other choice. CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews Catching Britain’s Killers The Crimes That Changed Us. It was a surprise to discover on Catching Britain’s Killers that one specific case, largely forgotten today, made it mandatory for all police interviews to be recorded. UK police move truck found with 39 bodies inside. British police found the bodies of 39 people inside a truck at an industrial estate near London on Wednesday and said they had arrested the driver on suspicion of murder. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Abandoning Hinkley Point would be damaging to Britain’s energy future, says ALEX BRUMMER. The best that can be said about state controlled lectricit de France is at least it is upfront about the soaring cost of Britain’s next generation nuclear reactor at Hinkley in Somerset. Woman who smuggled 1,600 MDMA pills into a Sydney music festival got 40 for free. Grace Poo, 23, was arrested at the Midnight Mafia music festival in Sydney’s Olympic Park last May when sniffer dogs detected her trying to enter with the $50,000 worth of ecstasy tablets. Occupy Detroit A Look at 90 Years of Auto Strikes. Walkouts and sit-ins by the United Automobile Workers over the decades helped secure contracts that lifted members into the middle class.

Man, 57, ‘had sex with girl, 14, and gave her a cellphone so he could send her explicit texts’. Francisco Alcala, from Indianapolis, was arrested after the teen’s father quizzed his daughter about the cell phone, which she said the man had given to her. Coco Gauff, 15, becomes the youngest tennis titlist in 15 years. After losing in the qualifying rounds, Coco Gauff got a second chance and won her first title Sunday in Linz, Austria. The 15-year-old is the youngest titlist since Nicole Vaidisova in 2004. Michael J. Fox steps out in style with wife Tracy Pollan at the premiere of HBO’s Very Ralph. Michael J. Fox was all smiles in style alongside wife Tracy Pollan at the premiere of the new HBO documentary Very Ralph. 36 Hours in Rijeka, Croatia. In this appealingly gritty port city youll find seafood, Austro-Hungarian architecture and, next year, a full roster of events celebrating Rijekas turn as a European Capital of Culture. Charmed lives and comebacks Eddie Murphy returns in ‘Dolemite Is My Name’. Sure, Eddie Murphy hasn’t been around for a while, and his new movie “Dolemite Is My Name” is getting rave reviews. But don’t call it a comeback. Real Madrid ‘eyeing audacious January move for Bayern Munich superstar Robert Lewandowski’. The Polish forward has been clinical in front of goal this season and has bagged 18 goals this term from just 13 games as Bayern look to win both the Bundesliga title and the Champions League.