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Air strikes hit Kobani as Kurdish peshmerga prepare to enter

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By Humeyra Pamuk SURUC Turkey (Reuters) - U.S.-led air strikes hit Islamic State positions around the Syrian border town of Kobani on Friday in an apparent bid to pave the way for heavily-armed Kurdish peshmerga forces to enter from neighboring Turkey. The predominantly Kurdish town, besieged...(more) 



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Manhunt ends with suspect placed in slain trooper's handcuffs

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Prosecutor says he will seek first-degree murder charge, death penalty for Eric Frein.         



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Ukraine will guarantee transit of Russian gas to Europe: PM

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KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk, speaking after a gas agreement with Russia was nailed down, said on Friday Ukraine would guarantee deliveries of gas through its territory to Europe to make sure Moscow had no room for "blackmailing". Yatseniuk, speaking to Ukrainian energy...(more) 



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Switzerland: IS suspects arrested over attack plan

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GENEVA (AP) — Prosecutors say three people suspected of supporting the Islamic State group and thought to have been planning an attack in Europe were arrested in Switzerland earlier this year. 



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Child stabbed to death, two injured in latest China attack

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BEIJING (Reuters) - An 8-year-old Chinese boy was stabbed to death and two classmates seriously injured on Friday in the latest attack on school children in the country, state media reported.  



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Mugabe to set up commission to probe factions dividing party

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Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe will set up a commission to probe allegations of factionalism threatening to divide his ZANU-PF party ahead of an elective congress in December, the party spokesperson said Friday. "The President was candid enough and frank enough to tell us the factions he...(more) 



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Israel reopens Al-Aqsa mosque with police out in force

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Israeli police deployed heavily around Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound as it reopened Friday for Muslim prayers after a rare closure during clashes over the killing of a Palestinian by security forces. The streets of east Jerusalem were calm before the prayers at midday but teeming...(more) 



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'Qaeda' gunmen kill Yemen police officer, soldier

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Suspected Al-Qaeda gunmen killed a Yemeni police officer and a soldier in two separate attacks in the south of the strife-torn country, security sources said Friday. "Two Al-Qaeda gunmen on a motorcycle shot and killed commander Fadl al-Majidi on Thursday night in downtown Huta," capital of...(more) 



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Were Young Fathers the right winner?

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Were Young Fathers the right winners of the Mercury Prize? 



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Lawsuit over Malaysia missing plane

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Two children whose father was on Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 which disappeared file a lawsuit against the airline and Malaysia's government. 



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Protesters in Burkina Faso call for Campaore to step down

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OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters marched in the capital of Burkina Faso on Friday demanding that President Blaise Compaore step down, a day after the military dissolved parliament and announced a transitional government in the face of mass protests and violence. "We don't want him....(more) 



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Muslim men over 50 return to Jerusalem's Aqsa mosque, tension high

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By Luke Baker JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Muslim worshippers over the age of 50 returned to pray at Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, a day after Israeli authorities shut down all access to the sacred compound following violence in East Jerusalem. The Muslim...(more) 



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