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NYC Health Officials Work To Tamp... NEW YORK (AP) Officials tamped down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola in a city where millions of people squeeze into crowded subways, buses and elevators every day. The warnings came as Dr. Craig Spencer remained in ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 6:13 am
DHS faulted for expired,... The chief Homeland Security watchdog ripped the department at a hearing on Friday for not "thinking through" its purchase of millions of dollars' worth of pandemic response supplies, saying much of the protective gear and drugs are expired or will be soon. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 5:57 am
From Guinea to the U.S.: Timeline... (CNN)-- A doctor who recently returned from Guinea has tested positive for Ebola -- the first case of the deadly virus in New York City and the fourth diagnosed in the United States. Here is a timeline of Craig Spencer's movements since he got back from ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 5:59 am
Dallas nurse is Ebola free: 'I... The Dallas nurse being treated for Ebola at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Bethesda, Md., is free of the virus and was being discharged on Friday, the NIH says. Nina Pham appeared outside the hospital shortly before noon on Friday at ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 4:59 am
Angry Cameron vows not to pay new... Brussels (AFP) - David Cameron furiously rejected a demand from Brussels for more than two billion euros in backdated charges at a summit Friday, setting up a new showdown over Britain's place in the EU. The prime minister hijacked a meeting that was meant ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 6:35 am
Canada vows tougher laws as... By Randall Palmer, Richard Valdmanis and Leah Schnurr OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism as an opinion poll showed a majority of Canadians lacked confidence in their security services' ability to deter homegrown radicals who struck twice in the past week. Investigators said there was no apparent link between the two attackers, who killed a soldier each in Quebec and the capital Ottawa, but Canadians worried about the parallels. ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:49 am
Kurds reject Erdogan report of... By Humeyra Pamuk and Sylvia Westall ISTANBUL/BEIRUT (Reuters) - A senior Syrian Kurdish official on Friday rejected a report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds had agreed to let Free Syrian Army fighters enter the border town of Kobani to help them push back besieging Islamic State insurgents. The Free Syrian Army is a term used to describe dozens of armed groups fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad but with little or no central command. They have been widely outgunned by Islamist insurgents such as Islamic State. ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:11 pm
Putin accuses United States of... By Alexei Anishchuk LAURA Russia (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering global security by imposing a "unilateral diktat" on the rest of the world and shifted blame for the Ukraine crisis onto the West. In a 40-minute diatribe against the West that was reminiscent of the Cold War and underlined the depth of the rift between Moscow and the West, Putin also denied trying to rebuild the Soviet empire at the expense of Russia's neighbors. ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:12 am
Russia still has troops in... By Adrian Croft MONS Belgium (Reuters) - Russia still has troops in eastern Ukraine and retains a very capable force on the border despite a partial withdrawal, NATO's military commander said on Friday. "We've seen a pretty good withdrawal of the Russian forces from inside Ukraine but, make no mistake, there remain Russian forces inside eastern Ukraine," U.S. Air Force General Philip Breedlove told reporters at NATO's military headquarters near Mons in Belgium. Some Russian troops stationed near the Ukraine border had left and others appeared to be preparing to leave. ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:38 am
Palestinian boy shot dead by... RAMALLAH West Bank (Reuters) - A Palestinian boy was shot dead during clashes between Israeli soldiers and stone-throwing protesters in the occupied West Bank on Friday, medics and residents said. Orwah Hammad, 14, was shot in the head in the village of Silwad, north of the Palestinian seat of government in Ramallah. An army spokesman told Reuters Israeli forces "managed to prevent an attack when they encountered a Palestinian man hurling a molotov cocktail at them on the main road next to Silwad. They opened fire and they confirmed a hit". The military said it would investigate the shooting. ... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:22 pm
PM: I won't meet ??1.7bn EU demand David Cameron insists the UK will not pay ??1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:39 pm
Asda faces mass action on equal pay Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:13 am
'Millions of Ebola vaccines' in... Millions of doses of experimental Ebola vaccines will be produced by the end of 2015, the World Health Organization has announced. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:57 am
Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee' Vladimir Putin says for the first time that Russia helped Ukraine's ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to flee after he was ousted in February. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:02 pm
Egypt: Sinai 'bomb' kills 25 troops A suspected jihadist car bomb attack kills at least 25 Egyptian soldiers in Sinai, Egyptian officials say, in one of deadliest incidents there. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:31 pm
Dozens killed in Sinai army... Egyptian president calls defence meeting after at least 26 soldiers are killed and 28 injured in gun and bomb attack. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:52 pm
Al Jazeera staff held for 300 days... Channel to air 300-second montage to mark key dates of judicial proceedings against journalists jailed in Cairo. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 8:12 am
Kurdish fighters regain ground in... Hill near Syrian town where supplies are believed to have been previously airdropped retaken from ISIL. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:36 am
WHO hopes for Ebola vaccinations... UN agency says it is testing two candidate vaccines, and predicts they could be rolled out to West Africa by December. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:24 am
Iraqis say ISIL used chlorine gas... Officials north of Baghdad say soldiers and Shia fighters were poisoned in fighting last month. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:11 pm
P&G to Shed Duracell P&G said it plans to exit its Duracell business, with plans to carve off the leading battery brand with $2 billion in global sales into a separate company. The plan was announced as P&G reported flat sales and a 34% profit drop for its fiscal first quarter.
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Ford's Profit Falls 34% Ford said third-quarter income fell 34% from a year ago to $835 million as lower truck production and higher warranty and recall costs hurt results its in core North American operations and losses in Europe widened.
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:14 pm
Chiquita Ends Banana Deal Chiquita has terminated its deal with Irish food company Fyffes and said it instead plans to enter negotiations with Cutrale-Safra, the coalition between a Brazilian orange juice maker and an investment firm.
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:27 pm
U.S. Stocks Trade Higher U.S. stocks gained, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite on track to post their biggest weekly gains in more than a year.
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:34 pm
New-Home Sales Rise 0.2% New-home sales rose slightly in September after surging in August, hitting their fastest pace of the recovery despite downward revisions to sales during the summer months.
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Doctor with Ebola in New York... DETROIT (Reuters) - Ford Motor Co on Friday reported a 34 percent drop in third-quarter profit, and revenue fell due to the cost of introducing the F-150 pickup truck.
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Deutsche Bank braces for $1.3... ISTANBUL/BEIRUT (Reuters) - A senior Syrian Kurdish official on Friday rejected a report from Turkey's president that Syrian Kurds had agreed to let Free Syrian Army fighters enter the border town of Kobani to help them push back besieging Islamic State insurgents.
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:10 pm
Putin accuses United States of... WASHINGTON/DETROIT (Reuters) - The U.S. House committee looking into the defective air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp will hold an initial briefing with U.S. safety regulators next week to learn the details of the regional recalls affecting 10 automakers, a committee aide said on Friday.
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:54 pm
25 European banks set to fail... OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada vowed on Friday to toughen laws against terrorism as an opinion poll showed a majority of Canadians lacked confidence in their security services' ability to deter homegrown radicals who struck twice in the past week.
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U.S. nurse who had Ebola is virus... BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France and Italy renewed their commitment to reform their economies on Friday in the hope of winning more time to bring their public finances in order but the ECB's president warned more needed to be done to avoid "a relapse into recession".
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Ya'alon snub 'should come as no... Veganism is becoming a popular trend in Israel, and we want to know why. Is it really much healthier? JPost TV gets the scoop. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:14 pm
IDF kills Palestinian who hurled... At least 25 soldiers were killed and dozens more were wounded by a car bomb that targeted a Sinai checkpoint near the border with the Gaza Strip. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:55 pm
French-Israeli banker with ties to... "The status quo cannot last," the Palestinians' chief peace negotiator tells members of the foreign press in Ramallah. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:15 am
Two Israelis killed in Nepal bus... Rabbi of site, Shmuel Rabinowitz, has refused requests by WoW to use one of the Torah scrolls made available in the men's section. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 6:35 am
Jerusalem residents afraid but... During the most recent Jewish year, 5774, aliya from around the world increased by more than 30 percent, reaching some 25,000 immigrants. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:33 am
EU pledges $1.5b to Ebola aid WEST Africa will receive $1.5 billion in Ebola aid as the World Health Organisation says a million Ebola vaccine doses will be ready by the end of next year. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:26 pm
Teen pens transgender picture book THIS 14-year-old has written the first picture book for transgender children and has been named one of the world’s most influential teens. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:58 am
Putin: US is destabilisating the... RUSSIAN President Vladimir Putin has slammed US foreign policy saying they are damaging world order. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:35 am
Concealed gun ???unbeweavable??? A WOMAN who was arrested managed to hide a gun unnoticed in her weave, which was only uncovered as she was about to be put in to a jail cell. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:07 am
Aussie surfer dies in Bali A SECOND Australian in a week has died in Bali — this time a surfer at the famous Kuta Beach. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:12 am
France develops taste for... Once sneered at, French vegetarians are now a fast-growing market, forcing top chefs to rethink their menus and food companies to offer more 'veggie options' Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:05 pm
Boy, 15, stabbed during bus fight The teenager staggered 250 yards and was found lying outside a KFC restaurant Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:00 pm
Axe-wielding suspect in New York... Watch the moment this axe-wielding attacker swings his weapon to hit police officers in New York Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:57 am
Scandals of the 'playboy priests'... The Albenga-Imperia diocese is to be investigated by a special envoy to Pope Francis after these lurid scandals, allegedly committed over the past 25 years, have come to light Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:55 am
US midterms: the key states to... With midterm elections approaching, we look at the key seats Republicans need to "flip" to retake the Senate on November 4 Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:46 am
Election countdown: Colo.... Here's what the buzz is for Thursday with 12 days to go.
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Turkey kidnap plot raises doubts... Plot targeting Syrian rebel commander funded by Islamic State, reports say.
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U.S. misinformed Congress, public... The U.S. released immigrants with more serious convictions than were disclosed.
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Canadian police confirm lone... Ottawa police constable says there is no longer a threat to public safety after the assault on parliament.
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 4:35 am
Man stopped after scaling White... Secret Service dogs stop intruder a month after Army vet bolted across lawn and into the White House.
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City Room: Ebola Live Blog: New... Live coverage of the mayor???s press conference on the Ebola case and precautions around the city. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:36 pm
Hong Kong Stars Face Mainland... Artists backing the pro-democracy movement are being punished by fans and companies in mainland China, on whose support many of their careers depend. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:34 pm
Officials Tracing New York Ebola... With much of the public???s concern focused on the movements of New York City???s first Ebola patient, doctors treating the man were discussing using experimental treatments to help him battle the virus. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:20 pm
Body of Nathan Cirillo, Canadian... A motorcade is to take Corporal Cirillo back to Hamilton, Ontario, and a military funeral is to take place next week. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:54 pm
Toxic Partisanship? Bill Clinton... The former president argues that the personal attacks were even harsher when he was in the White House, raising the question of whether they are an excuse for political gridlock. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:52 pm
Cameron: I Won't Pay ??1.7bn EU... The Prime Minister says anyone who thinks Britain will pay the suggested EU surcharge on December 1 "has another thing coming". Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:06 pm
PM Reeling Over Yet Another Ambush David Cameron wanted to talk about encouraging economic figures but was whacked by a demand for more cash, writes Sky's Jon Craig. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:04 pm
UK's Surcharge Row: Your Questions... A row is brewing over Europe's demand for an extra ??1.7bn from Britain. So how did the surcharge come about? Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:57 am
Texas Nurse 'Blessed' To Be Cured... Nina Pham and a colleague are declared free of the virus as New York City tries to quell fears over its first Ebola case. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:37 pm
Five Experimental Ebola Vaccines... The World Health Organisation expects hundreds of thousands of doses of a new Ebola vaccine to be available by early next year. Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:27 pm
British Gas owner posts huge... British Gas' owner has increased profits at its residential arm by 23 per cent in a move fanning flames of anger over recent price hikes.Related StoriesCentrica criticised over profitsBatman shootings: Amateur video of audience fleeingJamie Heaton's parents visit Shaw explosion siteBo's wife charged with murder of British businessmanRelated StoriesFirst outing for fastest cubs on landMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingPolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 yearsKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego Posted on 26 July 2012 | 9:12 am
Warsi cleared of expenses fiddle The Conservative Party says its co-chairman Baroness Warsi has been cleared of allegations she wrongly claimed Parliamentary expenses.Related StoriesDavid Cameron heckled at Olympic eventMost over-the-top PMQs question ever?Cameron: 'We have to deal with banking culture'David Cameron confronted by angry Yorkshire residentRelated StoriesDavid Beckham surprises Team GB fans in photo boothAll children to be given flu vaccineOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungePolice numbers drop to lowest level in 9 years Posted on 26 July 2012 | 9:12 am
Bo's wife charged with murder of... The wife of scandal-hit Chinese politician Bo Xilai is to be prosecuted for the murder of British businessman Neil Heywood.Related StoriesNorth Korean soldiers dance to celebrate Kim's promotionBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWedding party's cars plunge into river as bridge collapsesRelated StoriesChina shows off elite Harbin Z-9 helicopterAdorable white lion cubs born in MexicoBreathtaking volcano eruption in JapanSenior Syrian diplomats defectKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San Diego Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:49 am
Olympics kicks off with flag gaffe Olympic organisers LOCOG have been forced to apologise to the North Korean women's football team, after the South Korean flag was displayed before their first match.Related StoriesDavid Beckham: 'I have a small role in opening ceremony'London 2012 kicks off with footballOlympics 'sabotage' strike called offMariem Alaoui Selsouli suspendedTall ships sail to the Thames for the Olympics Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:11 am
Police numbers drop to lowest... The number of police officers in England and Wales has fallen to its lowest level in nine years, figures showed today.Related StoriesEngland and Wales are ageing faster than ever beforeBNP members to be 'banned' from ChurchWarsi cleared of expenses fiddleWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeRelated StoriesBritish Gas owner posts huge profitsHSBC dealt record fine over drug-money launderingWitnesses describe horror at Tate Modern death plungeKiller whale drags trainer underwater at SeaWorld, San DiegoWarsi cleared of expenses fiddle Posted on 26 July 2012 | 7:03 am
The Great Kansas Tea Party Disaster The Republican party headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, shares space in a strip mall with Best Friends Pet Clinic, a cowboy-boot repair shop and a Chinese restaurant called the Magic Wok. Inside, on a recent Wednesday afternoon, a modest gathering of party faithful mill about, I'M ?… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 8:22 am
PRESS Pass: Dan Balz Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:34 pm
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HOUSTON, Texas -- Zale Thompson, 32, attacked four New York City police officers with an 18.5 inch hatchet on Thursday. Many are speculating whether Thompson has ties to radicalized Muslim groups, as his?Facebook page features?an image of Islamic prayers behind a heav?… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:04 pm
KNOW IT ALL: Thursday's Top... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:52 pm
James Spader strikes gold again on... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 1:05 pm
Angry British PM Cameron says... Prime Minister David Cameron said on Friday Britain would not make an additional 2.1-billion-euro payment into this year's European Union budget,… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:18 am
Italy: Transport workers join... Transport workers in Italy have joined a general strike against the government's labour policies causing minor disruptions to trains and local… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:09 am
Turkey: Yellow powder closes... The Canadian, Belgian and German consulates in Istanbul have received packages containing a mysterious yellow powder. Diplomatic staff were asked to… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 10:09 am
Queen personally sends her first... Britain's Queen Elizabeth has personally sent her first official tweet. The inaugural message had been re-tweeted more than four thousand times… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 8:56 am
Tunisia: Six killed after standoff... A government official says six people have been killed by Tunisian forces who stormed a house in Tunis to end a standoff with Islamist militants. At… Posted on 24 October 2014 | 8:13 am
Scott Brown on Ebola: No...
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Jeb Bush talks 2016 run with donors
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President Obama to meet with...
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TLC ends production on 'Honey Boo...
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UNC athletics report finds 18...
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Crowds pay tribute for Duke of... Royalty and commoners alike have turned out to pay their final respects to the
eleventh Duke of Marlborough at his... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 2:03 pm
Andy Murray wins to keep alive... Andy Murray and David Ferrer will face each other for the third time in 16
days tomorrow as their personal... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:29 pm
‘Dead’ hearts successfully... “Dead” hearts have been successfully transplanted into patients for the first
time in an advance that could make many more... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 12:17 pm
Rio Ferdinand announces retirement... Rio Ferdinand, the QPR defender and former England captain, has revealed that
he will retire from football at the end... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:38 am
Beaten woman alerts police with... A beaten woman managed to alert police by calling emergency services with a
fake order for a pepperoni pizza.
A former... Posted on 24 October 2014 | 11:25 am
Obama: Allies Will Soon Take... Filed under: Democrats, Republicans, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, International, Congress, Conservatives'I have absolutely no doubt that we will be able to transfer control of this operation to an international coalition,' President Obama said Tuesday. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 10:11 pm
Democrats Could Lose Senate, Biden... Filed under: Senate, Democrats, Republicans, 2012 ElectionsDemocrats are only four seats away from losing control of the Senate to Republicans in 2012, Vice President Biden warned supporters in a online appeal for donations Tuesday. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:30 pm
South Dakota Governor Signs Tough... Filed under: AbortionThe measure would require a women seeking an abortion to wait three days after meeting with a doctor and receive counseling before undergoing the procedure. Opponents promise a lawsuit. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 7:04 pm
Republican Sen. Scott Brown: GOP's... Filed under: Senate, House, Democrats, Republicans, Abortion, CongressThe Massachusetts Republican joins another GOP senator, Lisa Murkowski of Alaska, in expressing concerns about a proposal to end federal funding for the organization. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 4:44 pm
Half of Americans Approve of... Filed under: Polls, Foreign Policy, Obama Administration, Poll Watch, IndependentsObama's marks for his handling of Libya come despite criticism from the left, right and abroad that he waited too long to act against the Gadhafi regime, and that once he did, the mission was not as defined as he promised it would be. Posted on 22 March 2011 | 1:46 pm
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