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  1. Bomb hits passenger bus in NW Pakistan, killing 7Read the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Ynetnews

    The bombing, which took place on the outskirts of Peshawar, the capital of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, also wounded four people, said Shafqat Malik, a senior police officer. The bomb had apparently been planted under a bus seat, he said, adding that police were investigating.

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  2. Faceoff in Hong Kong: 3 sides, all with optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | SFGate

    A student pro-democracy activist holds up a placard at the protest site, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 in Hong Kong. China warned of "chaos" and threw its weight behind Hong Kong's embattled leader Leung Chun-ying in his face-off with pro-democracy protesters who have threatened to occupy government offices unless he steps down by the end of Thursday.

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  3. Pleased to meet youRead the original story

    33 min ago | Nor'Wester

    Write a regular column about the Atlantic provinces, my bosses said. Write about the issues we all have in common.

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  4. 40 jihadists, 17 police and army killed in Iraq clashesRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Daily Star

    About 500 Shiite volunteers from Tal Afar attend a combat training session at a military camp in the Shiite shrine city of Karbala in central Iraq on September 25, 2014 to join the fight against ISIS. AFP PHOTO / MOHAMMED SAWAF RAMADI, Iraq: ISIS launched attacks on Iraqi bases in two western towns that left at least 17 members of the security forces and 40 jihadists dead, security and medical sources said Thursday.

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  5. Former Royal Grammar School pupil believed to have absconded the UK to join ISIS militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    A teenager who only left full time education this year has become the latest Wycombe resident to abscond the UK to join ISIS militants, it is believed. The 18-year-old, Shabazz Suleman, who went on examination leave from the Royal Grammar School in May, has fled the country to go to the war-stricken state, the Bucks Free Press can reveal.

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  6. Tropical Storm Simon forms in the PacificRead the original story

    33 min ago | WTOV9

    The storm's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 40 mph with some strengthening expected over the next two days. The storm is centered about 135 miles west-southwest of Manzanillo, Mexico, and is moving west-northwest near 10 mph on a track that will gradually take the storm away from Mexico's coast.

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  7. No movement made in Mount Pearl lockoutRead the original story

    33 min ago | Nor'Wester

    The city locked out the 140 workers of Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 2099 on Monday night. Since then, says a union representative, there has been no movement towards resolution.

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  8. Netanyahu slams White House on settlements criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | The Daily Star

    OCCUPIED JERUSALEM: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hit back at the White House after Washington criticized Israeli plans to build thousands more settler homes in east Jerusalem, Israeli media reported on Thursday. Public radio quoted Netanyahu as telling US President Barack Obama in talks in Washington Wednesday to "study the facts and details before making statements" about the settlement plan.

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  9. Marlow Mayor Suzanne Brown at the home's official opening earlier this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    SCOUTING royalty will come to Marlow this month when a descendent of the organisation's founder leads a special ceremony at the town's newest care home. Michael Baden-Powell, grandson of Baron Robert Baden-Powell, is officiating a time capsule burial at Cliveden Manor, with Marlow scouts putting by important objects for future generations.

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  10. Supercross series title 'is different to anything else I have achieved,' says world champion LiamRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    BURNHAM BMX rider Liam Phillips says "it feels great" to have become the first British man to win the UCI BMX Supercross series world title, after the 25-year-old rode to glory at the fifth and final round in California on Sunday. The former King Alfred's School pupil led the series heading into the weekend's round, but crashed out in the quarter finals to leave a nervy wait to discover his fate.

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  11. Asian Games: Vietnam karate artist bags silver medalRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Thanh Nein News

    Nguyen Hoang Ngan performs her kata karate at the 17th Asian Games in South Korea on October 2. Photo: To Loan Nguyen Hoang Ngan claimed a silver medal in kata karate at the 17th Asian Games in South Korea on Thursday. The 29-year-old artist from Hanoi aced her martial performances to defeat several others before advancing to the final round when she lost to Japan's Shimizu Kiyou.

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  12. Catherine Zeta Jones will star in The GodmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    According to Deadline, the actress will star as Griselda Blanco, who was at the centre of the US gangland drugs violence in the 1970s and 80s. Nicknamed Black Widow and the Cocaine Godmother, she was the first and only woman to rise to the higher echelons of Colombia's Medellin drug cartel.

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  13. Mercedes-Benz India sells more than 1000 cars in Sep '14Read the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | India Auto News

    Mercedes-Benz India reports 16% YOY sales growth at 7529 units sold through Jan - Sep 2014 when compared to 6461 units sold in Jan-Sep 2013. Mercedes-Benz India also reports its highest September sales ever with 1000+ units retailed.

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  14. Hundreds protest in Syria's Homs after school bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | The Daily Star

    BEIRUT: Hundreds of people took to the streets of the Syrian city of Homs on Thursday, demanding its governor resign after a suicide bomber killed 47 schoolchildren, a monitoring group said. The protesters vented their anger at Governor Talal al-Barazi over the deadly attack in a loyalist neighbourhood of the government-controlled central city, not at the Damascus government, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.

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  15. Lakeland rounds up swans for annual checkupRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | WFLA-AM Tampa

    City officials rounded up 81 swans on Lakeland's Lake Morton for their annual checkup at a veterinarian's office. It took 21 employees to gather up the swans on Wednesday.

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  16. Surfer loses arm in shark attack in AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | NewsOK.com

    A man had part of his arm torn off by a suspected great white shark while surfing off the coast of Western Australia on Thursday, officials said. The man was surfing at Wylie Bay in the town of Esperance on Western Australia's remote southern coast when he was attacked by what is believed to be a 4-meter great white, Esperance Shire President Malcolm Heasman said.

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  17. Hand, foot, mouth disease menaces Vietnam hub after infant deathRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Thanh Nein News

    Children suffering from hand-foot-and-mouth disease at a hospital in Ho Chi Minh City in September 2014. Photo: Nguyen Mi Ho Chi Minh City health officials have announced the new threat of a deadly hand-foot-and-mouth disease outbreak after the fever-related death of an infant last month.

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  18. International SOS Offers Medical Guidance For Hajj PilgrimsRead the original story

    35 min ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    As millions of Muslims from across the world flock to perform the haj pilgrimage, leading medical and travel security risk services company International SOS is offering medical guidance to members who are travelling for this purpose. With potential health risks commonly associated with mass gatherings, and in light of the Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and Ebola outbreak, International SOS members are advised to take extra precautions.

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  19. Open days at University of ChesterRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Warrington Guardian

    Next Saturday, October 11, prospective students will be able to visit the Parkgate Road Campus, the Kingsway Buildings, the Riverside Campus in Chester as well as the new Thornton Science Park in Ellesmere Port. Adam Bodger, events manager, said: "Attending an open day is a useful starting point for prospective students to research their options.

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  20. Taliban blast hits Army bus in KabulRead the original story

    35 min ago | The Washington Post

    At least 3 people have died and 10 left wounded after a Taliban suicide bomber targeted an Afghan army bus in Kabul. It is the fourth high-profile attack in the capital in four days.

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