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  1. Dozens of locally-transmitted Zika virus cases in Singapore outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Zika virus is transmitted through bites from the same kind of mosquitoes that can spread other tropical diseases, like dengue fever, chikungunya and yellow fever. More than 40 people have been infected locally by the Zika virus in Singapore, but most have fully recovered, officials said Sunday.

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  2. News 29 mins ago 7:48 a.m.Would-be bomber's explosives fail to detonate in packed Indonesia churchRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A would-be suicide bomber's explosives failed to detonate in a packed church in western Indonesia during Sunday Mass, and he injured a priest with an axe before being restrained, police said. The 18-year-old assailant left a bench and ran toward the priest at the altar, but a bomb in his backpack only burned without exploding, said national police spokesman Maj.

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  3. More on Singapore's first locally transmitted Zika caseRead the original story

    52 min ago | Crofs Blogs

    The Ministry of Health and National Environment Agency have been informed of a case of Zika virus infection, The Straits Times reported. The patient is a 47-year-old Malaysian woman who lives at Block 102 Aljunied Crescent and works in Singapore.

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  4. Too CloseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Daily Beast

    A failed bomb plot targeted a packed Catholic church in the Indonesian city of Medan on Sunday. An 18-year-old with backpack full of explosives attempted to enter the church and detonate the device during a busy Sunday mass.

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  5. Singapore confirms 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Times of Oman

    ... cases of microcephaly in Brazil. The Singapore government said there were "ongoing local transmission" cases in Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam. Other countries in the region to have detected the Zika virus since 2013 include Bangladesh, Cambodia, ...

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  6. Locally transmitted Zika cases: A timelineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Based on tests, the earliest case of locally transmitted Zika infection is likely to have occurred on Jul 31, according to MOH. A biologist places a recipient with larvae of aedes aegypti mosquitoes as he conducts a research on preventing the spread of the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases at a control and prevention center in Guadalupe, neighbouring Monterrey, Mexico, March 8, 2016.

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  7. Would-be Indonesia church attacker's bomb fails to explode, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    Indonesian plainclothes police officers detain a terrorist suspect after an attempted suicide bombing at St. Yoseph Catholic Church in Medan, Indonesia, on Aug. 28, 2016. Indonesian plainclothes police officers detain a terrorist suspect after an attempted suicide bombing at St. Yoseph Catholic Church in Medan, Indonesia, on Aug. 28, 2016.

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  8. Suspected 'terror' attack at Indonesian church; no serious casualtiesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Police are seen outside Saint Joseph catholic church after a suspected terror attack by a knife-wielding assailant on a priest during the Sunday service in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia August 28, 2016 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi/via REUTERS Indonesian police were investigating a suspected terror attack by a knife-wielding assailant on a priest during the Sunday service at a church, and a bomb squad had been deployed to determine whether the attacker's backpack contained explosives.

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  9. Yellow Fever Timeline: The History Of A Long Misunderstood DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News 88.9 KNPR

    No one knows for sure, but scientists believe that yellow fever has plagued the world for at least 3,000 years. in all likelihood, the disease started in the rain forests of Africa.

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  10. Attacker at Indonesian church injures priestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Religion News Service

    ... was) an attempt to hurt the pastor," Fahrizal, the head of criminal investigations for police in Medan, said. Indonesia has the world's largest Muslim population and the vast majority practice a moderate form of Islam. But there has been a ...

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  11. Would-be bomber's explosives fail to detonate in packed churchRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS News

    A would-be suicide bomber's explosives failed to detonate in a packed church in western Indonesia during Sunday Mass, and he injured a priest with an axe before being restrained, police said. The 18-year-old assailant left a bench and ran toward the priest at the altar, but a bomb in his backpack only burned without exploding, said national police spokesman Maj.

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  12. Would-be bomber's explosives fail in Indonesia churchRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | UAport

    A would-be suicide bomber's explosives failed to detonate in a packed church in western Indonesia during Sunday Mass, and he injured a priest with an axe before being restrained, police said.

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  13. Zika Case In Singapore: Monitoring Will Be Intensified At Johor Entry Points - Health DGRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    The Health Ministry will intensify monitoring at the two main entry points into Johor Bharu following the case of a Malaysian woman being infected by the Zika virus in Singapore, said Health Director-General Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. He said the precautionary measures to be taken included distributing pamphlets on the prevention of Zika infection and placing paramedics at the entry points to examine tourists showing signs of the disease.

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  14. Singapore confirms 41 cases of Zika virusRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Singapore has confirmed 41 cases of locally-transmitted Zika virus, local media reports, citing the city-state's health ministry. The cases include 36 foreign construction workers employed at a site in Aljunied, in the southeast of the island, the Straits Times newspaper and Channel News Asia television reported.

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  15. Indonesian priest injured in church attackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    A knife-wielding man stabbed a Catholic priest and tried to set off an explosive device at a church in Indonesia on Sunday, police said, the latest attack on religious minorities in the mainly Muslim country. Priest Albert Pandiangan was holding a mass in the city of Medan on the western island of Sumatra when a young man approached him and stabbed him in his left arm, said local chief detective Nur Fallah.

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  16. Second boycotter says will rejoin Libya's U.N.-backed governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... wooden coffins at a state funeral on Saturday for some of the 291 people killed in an earthquake this week. MEDAN, Indonesia Indonesian police were investigating a suspected terror attack by a knife-wielding assailant on a priest during the Sunday ...

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  17. Iraq asks Saudi Arabia to replace Saudi ambassador -Iraqi state TVRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... wooden coffins at a state funeral on Saturday for some of the 291 people killed in an earthquake this week. MEDAN, Indonesia Indonesian police were investigating a suspected terror attack by a knife-wielding assailant on a priest during the Sunday ...

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  18. 15,000 Superbikes To Enliven Port DicksonRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    A grand crowd of 15,000 superbikers from Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Brunei and the Asian region are expected to join in the Port Dickson International Bike Fest 2016, held at Mayang Sari Resort, Port Dickson for three days beginning Sept 2. PDIBF, which is in its 14th year, is an annual event organised by the Seremban District Motorcycle Club in collaboration with the Negeri Sembilan Tourism Board . SDMC president, Azhar Abd Aziz said the festival will include the participation from several corporations, and enlivened with more than 50 stalls and an exhibition displaying various superbikes, motorcycle accessories, clothes, food and other items.

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  19. Organisers Of Street Demos 'Bankrupt' Of Supporters, Drag In Students - Idris HaronRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    Chief Minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron lashed out at organisers of street demonstrations involving students of higher learning institutions, describing them as being irresponsible and 'bankrupt' of support for whatever cause they were championing. He said they had no other way of overcoming their 'bankruptcy' to the extent that they had to use students who should be at their respective university or college to focus on their studies.

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  20. Germany stabbing: Knifeman 'shouts Allahu Akbar' as he...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The two victims - a 66-year-old woman and a 57-year-old man - were attacked but managed to overpower the man who was then arrested by police in Oberhausen A couple at a German music festival have been attacked by a knifeman who witnesses claim was heard shouting "Allahu Akbar". A 66-year-old woman, believed to be the other victim's wife, is said to be fighting for her life.

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