Template:In the news
- In baseball, the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks defeat the Yomiuri Giants to win their fourth-straight Japan Series (MVP Ryoya Kurihara pictured).
- Ingrida Šimonytė takes office as Prime Minister of Lithuania.
- Argentine footballer Diego Maradona dies at the age of 60.
- Douglas Stuart's debut novel Shuggie Bain wins the Booker Prize.
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