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  1. Boxer refuses medal at the Asian GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Age

    Indian boxer Sarita Devi refused to wear the bronze medal awarded to her at the Asian Games after losing her bout with Korean, Jina Park in controversial circumstances An Indian boxer has burst into tears and stormed off the medal dais after being presented with a bronze medal she believed she did not deserve. Sarita Devi was awarded a bronze medal in the lightweight division at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.

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  2. Dallas ER sent Ebola-infected patient homeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | WBTV

    Graphic shows timeline of Dallas patient, Q&A and comparison of global outbreaks.; 3c x 5 inches; 146 mm x 127 mm; . Law enforcement vehicles are parked in front of building six of The Ivy Apartments complex, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, in Dallas.

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  3. Key moments in James Hird's coaching career at EssendonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Age

    Jul 2011: Inflicts eventual premier Geelong's first defeat of the season, in round 15, and then won six of last nine matches to reach finals. Sep 2011: Belted by 62 points by Carlton in elimination finals.

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  4. Fred Grimm: About Henrya s plan to bomb CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Whatever rationale Henry Kissinger might have conjured up to - as he put it - "clobber" Cuba, that mad, inscrutable mess of a civil war in Angola would have been a peculiar choice. Newly declassified documents posted Wednesday by the National Security Archive revealed that back in 1976, then-Secretary of State Kissinger was hot to punish Cuba for intervening in the Angolan civil war.

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  5. Quade Cooper to start for Brisbane City in National Rugby...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | ABC News

    Quade Cooper's quest to re-join the Wallabies gathered momentum after he was named in Brisbane City's starting XV for Friday night's National Rugby Championship encounter against Greater Sydney Rams. He will get more match fitness under his belt with a start at fly half against the Rams at Parramatta Stadium, as he looks to earn selection for the Wallabies squad to tour Europe in November.

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  6. Ebola-infected passenger was sent home from ERRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | TheCourier.com

    The decision by Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital to release the patient, who had recently arrived from Liberia, could have put others at risk of exposure to Ebola before the man went back to the ER a couple of days later, when his condition worsened.

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  7. European Central Bank to detail stimulus planRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Miami Herald

    European Central Bank head Mario Draghi is expected Thursday to underline the bank's willingness to deploy more economic stimulus measures, a stance that could send the euro skidding even lower. And a drop in the currency - which helps eurozone exporters and could nudge up worryingly low inflation - might be the most effective stimulus to come out of the ECB's monthly meeting.

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  8. US criticizes Israeli housing projectRead the original story

    5 min ago | The Times Bulletin

    In a striking public rebuke, the Obama administration warned Israel on Wednesday that plans for a controversial new housing project in east Jerusalem would distance Israel from "even its closest allies" and raise questions about its commitment to seeking peace with Palestinians. The harsh criticism came just hours after President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met at the White House.

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  9. How a connected society is transforming learning? : October 02, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Daily Times

    Dr Al-Thani says new WISE book to help spread some of latest thinking, new models of creative action in education LAHORE As learning is becoming a universal theme, the Teachers' Forum sees a great opportunity in Learning imagined: How the connected society is transforming learning a book innovation in learning and teaching. At a meeting, forum president Tayyaba Khan welcomed the publication by the World Innovation Summit for Education , a leading international initiative driving innovation and collaboration in education.

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  10. Most outfield footballers' careers fade before they reach 35 years old.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Romsey Advertiser

    Only a few exceptions such as Teddy Sheringham, Ryan Giggs and Stanley Matthews have played into their late 30s or early 40s. The slower version of the beautiful game is giving veteran players, who have since left their playing days behind them, a new lease of life in the sport.

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  11. Alleged Beltran Leyva cartel boss nabbed in MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KFBB

    Hector Beltran Leyva, the purported head of a feared drug gang allegedly run by his family, became the fourth brother to fall when soldiers grabbed him while dining at a seafood restaurant. No shots were fired during the operation in San Miguel de Allende, a popular enclave for foreigners and artists in the central state of Guanajuato, federal criminal investigations chief Tomas Zeron said Wednesday night.

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  12. Ap Photos: Trash pickers worry about end of dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 12, 2014 photo, a vulture flies over the Estrutual landfill where a man searches for recyclable materials near downtown in Brasilia, Brazil. Located just west of Brazil's ultramodern Planalto Presidential Palace, the dump is set to shut down on a still-unannounced date.

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  13. Australia launches anti-ISIS support missions in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Trend

    Australian air force personnel have completed their first operational missions in Iraq as part of efforts to combat Islamic State of Iraq and Syria extremists, Al Arabiya reported. Defense said a Wedgetail early warning and control aircraft and refueller aircraft supported missions flown by U.S. and other coalition forces on Wednesday.

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  14. U.S. 'deeply concerned' about Jerusalem settlement planRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Trend

    U.S. President Barack Obama told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday of Washington's deep concerns over an Israeli plan to build 2,600 new settler homes in east Jerusalem, Al Arabiya reported. "The United States is deeply concerned by reports the Israeli government has moved forward" with planning for settlements in a "sensitive area" of east Jerusalem, Earnest said.

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  15. Train derails in west of IranRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Oct. 2 By Umid Niayesh - Trend: A freight train derailed near Tange Haft station in Iran's western Lorestan province, Iran's Mehr news agency reported Oct. 2. This is the fourth such incident in recent weeks. The railway is completely blocked due to the incident which happened yesterday evening, Reza Ariayi, head of Provincial Disaster Management Centre said.

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  16. Missing Texas girl found after 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | UPI

    Tuesday, FBI, U.S. Marshals and the Mexican Federal Authority conducted an operation outside of Mexico City, rescuing the girl. At a news conference Wednesday, Sabrina's father said that the last weeks leading to the rescue were "quite the roller coaster."

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  17. Arabic airline initiates Tbilisi-Abu Dhabi flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Trend

    The national airline of the United Arab Emirates initiates the Tbilisi-Abu Dhabi flights. Etihad Airways will make the first flight on October 2. The flights will be made on Mondays, Fridays and Sundays by Airbus 320 with 16 seats in business class and 120 - in economy class.

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  18. BAE Systems wins naval support contractRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | UPI

    BAE Systems in Britain has been selected to manage Portsmouth Naval Base and Royal Navy ships on UK operations and abroad. The five-year Maritime Support Delivery Framework contract was issued by the Ministry of Defense and carries a value of about $971.8 million.

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  19. Thailand: Immigration officials raid Chiang Mai co-working spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Asian Correspondent

    Immigration officials detained 11 foreigners at a co-working space in Chiang Mai Wednesday morning, acting on a tip-off about illegal workers. Flanked by six uniformed soldiers, the officials arrived unannounced at Punspace at 10am, taking pictures and demanding information about the business, witnesses said.

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  20. Taliban kill three in Kabul attackRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BBC News

    At least three people were killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacked an Afghan army bus in Kabul on Thursday, the interior ministry said. At least seven Afghan soldiers died and many were injured after a suicide bomber targeted another army bus in Kabul on Wednesday.

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