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World Health Organization: Number of people believed to have Ebola has risen above 10,000

DAKAR, Senegal - More than 10,000 people have been infected with Ebola and nearly half of them have died, according to figures released Saturday by the World Health Organization, as the outbreak continues to spread....

posted: October 25,2014





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Iraqi officials say suicide attack kills 8 Shiite militiamen north of Baghdad

BAGHDAD - Iraqi authorities say a suicide bombing has killed eight Shiite militiamen just north of Baghdad....


Fighters from Islamic State group shell northern Syrian town amid heavy clashes with Kurds

BEIRUT - Activists and a Kurdish official say fighters from the Islamic State group are shelling the northern Syrian town of Kobani, where they continue to fight Kurdish troops....


Egypt's president: Foreign hands behind attack that killed 30 troops in Sinai

CAIRO - Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi said Saturday that an assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula that killed 30 troops was a "foreign-funded operation" and vowed to take drastic action against militants....


Ebola-stricken doctor seen as globe-trotting do-gooder driven to join global health fight

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician now being treated for Ebola in New York City, is the kind of globe-trotting do-gooder who could walk into a small village in Africa and, even though he didn't know the language, win people...


German domestic intelligence chief says number of Islamic extremists growing rapidly

BERLIN - The head of Germany's domestic intelligence agency says the number of Islamic extremists in the country is growing rapidly....


NY, New Jersey, Illinois issue quarantine for travellers with Ebola contact in West Africa

NEW YORK, N.Y. - New Jersey, New York and Illinois have issued a mandatory quarantine for travellers who have had contact with Ebola-infected patients in West Africa....






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