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Tuesday Morning’s Top Stories Before The Opening Bell – Mike Swanson (10/08/2019)

Death cross’ pattern appears in Dow transports chart – Market Watch

British pound falls on reports that Brexit talks are close to breaking down – CNBC

UK retail sales slide in worst September since 1995, industry data shows – The Guardian

The Big Question Hanging Over U.S. Earnings – Bloomberg

Federal deficit estimated at $984B, highest in seven years – Fox Business

Will US dollar devaluation be Trump’s next sudden move?  – The Hill

Chinese trade talks team hints at broad agenda as October 15 deadline looms – South China Morning Post

Asked about Bidens, China says doesn’t intend intervening in U.S. affairs – Reuters

Original Trump Goal In China Trade Talks Abandoned – Forbes

Hong Kong Exchanges drops $37 billion bid to buy London Stock Exchange – Market Watch

Hedge funds drop bullish gold bets at fastest pace in five months – Kitco

Barclays launches first zero-fee gold investment product – Financial Times

Impala Platinum to acquire North American Palladium for $758 million – Mining.com

Study ties vaping to cancer in mice – SeekingAlpha

Russia says it was not informed about U.S. plans to withdraw troops from Syria – Reuters

Syria Snap-Decision Rekindles Fear of ISIS Prison Breaks – Defense One

The humiliation of Lindsey Graham – Politico

Armed groups raid offices of media outlets in Iraq covering protests – Middle East Eye

Rare Fox News Segment Details Saudi State Sponsorship Of 9/11 Attacks – Zero Hedge

Trump’s weird ideas on the US-Saudi relationship, sort of explained – VOX

Conservative news goes to war over impeachment – Axios

China Banned South Park After the Show Made Fun of Chinese Censorship – Reason.com

U.S. energy secretary denies report about plan to resign – Reuters

Amazon announces new devices for children – Market Watch

State wildlife officials trying to keep ‘zombie deer’ out of Nevada – Fox5 Las Vegas

‘Zombie deer’ may be spreading deadly disease to humans — but officials say there’s no way of knowing yet – The Independent

Gold Price Futures (GC) Technical Analysis – May Be Forming Potentially Bullish Secondary Higher Bottom – FX Empire