1. The International Olympic Committee formally announces next year’s marathon and race walking events will be moved from Tokyo to the northern city of Supporo.

2. State-media in North Korea on Friday said the country successfully tested a super-large rocket launcher the day before.

3. Taiwan’s railway authority has sued a major Japanese trading company over a deadly train derailment last year.


November 1, Friday, 2019 (2:00 p.m.) Read by Ms. Emma Howard and Marcus Pittman