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Ebola crisis: My son's survival saved me

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 12:45pm
Son saves father from despair of family loss
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Pistorius 'unlikely to compete again'

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 12:33pm
Oscar Pistorius is unlikely to want to compete again after he is jailed for killing his girlfriend, says a psychiatrist.
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My Man Utd not antiquated - Ferguson

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 12:21pm
Sir Alex Ferguson defends himself against suggestions David Moyes inherited an "antiquated" structure at Manchester United.
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Wyoming legalizes same-sex marriage

Fox News - October 21, 2014 - 12:18pm
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow gay marriage, bringing the national wave of expanded rights for same-sex couples to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard still influences national perceptions.
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DHS imposes new restrictions on travelers from Ebola-stricken countries

Fox News - October 21, 2014 - 12:07pm
The Obama administration announced Tuesday that all U.S.-bound travelers from three Ebola-stricken African countries will be required to fly into one of five airports that are conducting additional screening.
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Egypt 'sets appeal' for journalists

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:46am
An appeal against the sentences of three jailed al-Jazeera journalists will be heard by an Egyptian court on 1 January, relatives say.
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Timberlake settles Heat legal action

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:38am
Celebrity magazine Heat apologises to actor and singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel after publishing a "false and unfounded story" questioning their marriage.
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Tributes paid to ex-Australian PM

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:25am
Tributes have been paid to Australia's controversial former prime minister Gough Whitlam who died on Tuesday at the age of 98.
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Who are the Kurds?

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:22am
Race, culture and language in common - but who are the Kurds?
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Police hunt links to Indiana killings

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:11am
Authorities in two US states are reviewing unsolved cases for links to an Indiana man being held on suspicion of killing seven women.
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HK in first talks with students

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 11:01am
Hong Kong officials end a first round of talks with student leaders to try to resolve an impasse that sparked weeks of pro-democracy protests.
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Wendy Davis questions GOP rival -- who is married to Latina -- over interracial marriage stance

Fox News - October 21, 2014 - 10:56am
Ebola. The Islamic State. The financial markets. Health care. The latest controversy to bubble up in the Texas gubernatorial race involves none of these. Instead, Democrat Wendy Davis is trying to make an issue out of whether her Republican rival would support a ban on interracial marriage.
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Governor signs law in response to Abu-Jamal commencement address

Fox News - October 21, 2014 - 10:56am
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has signed into law a measure he says is intended to curb the "obscene celebrity" he says is cultivated by convicts like Mumia Abu-Jamal, who is serving a life sentence for the 1981 killing of a Philadelphia police officer.
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Pistorius given five years in jail

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:44am
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius is sentenced to five years in jail for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
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Italian police find 1.7bn-euro fraud

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:42am
Italian police break a crime ring that defrauded the state of €1.7bn euros.
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Shorter Obama: Don’t worry, distancing Dems are lying

Fox News - October 21, 2014 - 10:37am
Concerned key voter groups are sitting midterms out Obama wants it known that dissident Dems had his OK to badmouth him.

 
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McDonald's and Coke see profits fall

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:21am
McDonald's and Coca Cola post profits down sharply in the three months to the end of September, with both seeing sales under pressure in the US.
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Sunderland fans to receive refund

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:13am
Sunderland's 2,500 fans who travelled to watch their side defeated 8-0 at Southampton will have their ticket costs refunded.
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Swedish bay search for 'foreign sub'

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:03am
Naval vessels scouring Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine focus on a bay near Stockholm on the fifth day of their search.
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Pregnant duchess appears in public

BBC News - October 21, 2014 - 10:02am
The Duchess of Cambridge makes her first public appearance since announcing her second pregnancy.
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