Settle in with these weekend reads

(CNN)An impossible climb. An ongoing investigation. Brexit on the brink. Grab a cup of coffee and settle in. Here's what you might have missed during a busy news week.

Alex Honnold is the first person to climb Californian granite monolith El Capitan by free soloing, something no one thought was humanly possible.
    When Trump traveled to Moscow in the 1990s to make a deal, sources say it was this man's job to show him around. Now, investigators want to know more.
    There's no end in sight for one of the largest prescription drug recalls in recent memory. The recalled blood pressure drugs contained impurities that pose a cancer risk to users.
    With Brexit Day only weeks away and still no exit deal in place, now might not seem the best time for British politicians to flip the table over.
    Actors strolling down the red carpet in an array of glittering gowns project an image of effortless chic. But for their stylists, awards season is a fashion endurance marathon.
    Aaron Philip's life has been transformed by becoming the first black, trans, disabled model to sign for a major agency.
    Moms and dads are some of the best shoppers for retailers. Target has a plan to win them over: Focus on the kids.
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