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'German bomber' struck Somali hotel

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 03:15
A German of Somali origin is suspected to have been the suicide bomber who struck a hotel in Somalia, an intelligence officer says.
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Former Indian President Abdul Kalam dies

kyodonews - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 03:08
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VIDEO: Panic grips China's stock market

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:47
Shares in mainland China have recorded their biggest one-day fall for more than eight years following a sell-off towards the end of the trading day.
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Suspected Mers virus shuts A&E unit

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:43
A suspected outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome temporarily shuts a Manchester hospital's A&E unit.
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Leading sources of food poisoning

cnn - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:35
There are an estimated 76 million cases of food poisoning in the United States every year. A small fraction of these illnesses lead to hospitalization and death, but the vast majority usually just lead to a wretched day on the toilet.
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What can Turkey gain from Nato meeting?

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:33
Turkey has requested a special Nato meeting to discuss military operations against the Islamic State (IS) group and PKK Kurdish separatists - Paul Adams asks what it will achieve.
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2 Florida teens missing at sea

cnn - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:33
The families of two 14-year-old boys who went missing on a fishing trip off the Florida coast believe they'll be found, one of the boys' mothers said Monday morning.
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Turkey 'planning Syria buffer zone'

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:26
The US and Turkey are working on plans to oust Islamic State (IS) fighters from a strip along the Turkish-Syria border, officials say.
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China says share purchase continues

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:24
In an effort to prop up its stock market, Chinese regulators said they are continuing their purchase of shares.
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Air strikes pierce truce in Yemen

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:18
A Saudi-led coalition resumes air strikes in Yemen, hours after a humanitarian truce came into effect.
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Rapper 'hologram' stopped by police

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:12
A digital performance by American rapper Chief Keef has been halted by police.
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Lawsuit eyed over suicide of 102-yr-old amid nuclear crisis

kyodonews - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:09
FUKUSHIMA, Japan - Relatives of a 102-year-old man who committed suicide in Fukushima in 2011 said Monday they will fil...
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VIDEO: Huge wildfire hits Spain's Catalonia region

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:53
The Catalonia region of Spain has seen its biggest forest fire this year, with more than 1,200 hectares burned in less than 24 hours.
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Jindal: States should strengthen gun laws

cnn - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:44
Republican presidential candidate and Lousiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is calling for tougher gun laws after a man with a history of mental illness killed two and injured seven people in a movie theater in Jindal's state.
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Obama’s trip to Kenya: 12 things

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:44
The US President Barack Obama has been giving many speeches to Kenyan people in the last few days. Here are 12 things he reveals about his family and outlook.
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Obama attacks Huckabee Israel remarks

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:39
US President Barack Obama says attacks on him by Republican presidential candidates are "outrageous" and would be "ridiculous if it weren't so sad".
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Obama praises Ethiopia terror fight

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:34
US President Barack Obama praises Ethiopia as an "outstanding partner" in the fight against militant Islamists and calls for rights improvements.
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SA police dispute Marikana report

bbc - Tue, 07/28/2015 - 01:29
South Africa's embattled police chief criticises a judge-led inquiry which blamed her officers for the killing of 34 miners in Marikana.
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