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James Foley beheading video appalling, says Philip Hammond

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Foreign secretary Philip Hammond says a video showing an Islamic State (Isis) extremist with a British accent beheading an American journalist appears to be genuine. He says that investigations are under way to identify the murderer of James Foley, and that requests for support for surveillance...(more) 



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Pakistani protesters rally against prime minister Nawaz Sharif video

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Supporters of former international cricketer Imran Khan and populist cleric Tahir ul-Qadri continue their protest on Wednesday in Islamabad, where they have been demonstrating since Friday 15 August calling for prime minister Nawaz Sharif to resign, accusing him of electoral fraud. Police estimate the two protest...(more) 



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Watch this motorcyclist crash into the back of a car then miraculously land on its roof feet first

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While we’ve been wowed all year by various GoPro videos that give us a first-person perspective of incredibly crazy situations and stunts, there are times when showing something from a third-person perspective is really the only way to do it justice. That’s definitely the case with...(more) 



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Target cuts annual profit outlook

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NEW YORK (AP) -- Target has slashed its annual profit outlook as the retailer continues to reel from a massive data breach, a disappointing expansion in Canada and sluggish sales in the U.S.... 



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Target cuts full-year profit forecast

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(Reuters) - Target Corp reported a 62 percent drop in second-quarter profit and cut its full-year earnings forecast as it resorts to price cuts to attract cash-strapped consumers and win over shoppers unnerved by a massive holiday-season data breach.  



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Liberian police fire tear gas to disperse protest over Ebola quarantine

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MONROVIA (Reuters) - Police in the Liberian capital Monrovia fired tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd agitating to leave a neighbourhood placed under quarantine because of the Ebola virus. Witnesses said there were no injuries. Liberian authorities introduced a nationwide curfew on Tuesday...(more) 




Israeli airstrikes target home of elusive Hamas military chief

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Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes on Wednesday after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the monthlong Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.  



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Afghanistan orders US reporter to leave over election story

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Afghanistan on Wednesday ordered a New York Times correspondent to leave the country after he wrote an article saying government ministers and officials were threatening to seize power to end a stand-off over election results. The attorney general's office said the article was "against the national...(more) 



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Home improvement chain Lowe's Cos cuts sales forecast

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(Reuters) - Lowe's Cos Inc , the world's No. 2 home improvement products retailer, reduced its sales forecast for the full year, sending its shares down 4 percent in premarket trading.  



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Amicus's fat accumulation drug effective in second late-stage study

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(Reuters) - Amicus Therapeutics Inc said its experimental drug was as effective as enzyme replacement therapies (ERTs) after 18 months in patients with an inherited disorder that leads to the abnormal build-up of fat. The company's shares soared 60 percent in premarket trading. Amicus said in...(more) 



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Two charged in Malaysia with stealing from MH370 victims

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A Malaysian bank officer and her husband were charged Wednesday with forgery, theft and other offences after allegedly stealing more than $30,000 from the accounts of four people who were aboard missing flight MH370. Nur Shila Kanan, who has worked for the Malaysian operations of British...(more) 



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Turkish soldier killed in clashes with Kurdish militants

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At least one Turkish soldier was killed and another wounded in clashes with Kurdish militants in eastern Turkey as tensions escalated, local media reported, potentially undermining government efforts toward direct peace talks. A group of fighters from the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) fired at a military...(more) 



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