In world news, Catalonia is confused and perplex by its leader’s unassertive stance on his region’s bid for independence, 10 days after the people overwhelmingly approved independence.
In national news, America’s government ethics watchdog issues a letter to federal agencies to express concern over the recent misuse of taxpayer dollars in the Trump administration; and wildfires are devastating California’s Wine Country, as 12 people are dead, and hundreds more are in the hospital.
And in local news, nearly 5 years after the landfall of Superstorm Sandy, demands for new storm surge barriers are growing; and there are more homeless students in New York City’s public schools than ever before.
Produced, written, and edited by: Richard Ngo (WBCR News Director). Tanesha Thorpe has the day off.