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Location American Headline News for 10 Aug 2014

Faced with Ebola, West AfricaAs the death toll rises, healthcare workers on the ground need protective gear and resources to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, said Dr. Frank Glover  president of the U.S.-based... organization SHIELD. â€"The health system has completely collapsed,â€? Glover told ABC’s Martha Raddatz today...
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Dozens injured in TyphoonTyphoon Halong killed one person in Japan on Sunday and injured 33, media said, as authorities ordered 1.6 million people out of the path of the storm that battered the west of the country with heavy... rain and wind.
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Ret. General: Obama's IraqABC News’ Elizabeth McLaughlin reports: Retired Gen. Carter Ham, who served as commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Mosul from 2004-2005, told ABC News’... Martha Raddatz on â€"This Weekâ€? Sunday that initial U.S. airstrikes against ISIS forces advancing toward the city of Erbil have...
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VIDEO: Florida boy, 9, fightsA nine-year-old boy from Florida has been speaking about the moment he fought off a 9ft-long alligator with his bare hands.
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The accusation that Kiev shot down MH17 has the imprimatur of the Malaysian state. The US and European media have buried this remarkable report, which refutes the wave of allegations planted by the... CIA in international media claiming that Russian president Vladimir Putin was responsible for the destruction of MH17, without presenting any evidence to back up this charge.
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Palestinian negotiator: Palestinians to quit Gaza war talks Sunday unless Israelis return
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Pro-Russia separatists called for a cease-fire in eastern Ukraine Saturday after Ukrainian troops surrounded the rebel stronghold of Donetsk and began shelling last night. The militants' new leader... warned of a humanitarian catastrophe if the assault did not promptly stop.
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Police shot and killed a man at an apartment complex in Ferguson, Mo., today, sparking demonstrations with angry protesters shouting "Kill the police," and a rash of online outrage.
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VIDEO: Ukraine civilians 'inUkrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he is ready to consider allowing humanitarian assistance into the rebel-held area of eastern Ukraine.
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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned his Russian counterpart, Sergey Lavrov, on Saturday that "Russia should not intervene in Ukraine under the guise of humanitarian convoys or any other pretext... of 'peacekeeping,'" according to a senior State Department official.
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On Saturday, pro-Russian separatists sought a humanitarian cease-fire to allow for food and water to reach citizens in Donetsk but Ukraine has refused such an offer, saying it would only accept the... offer once the separatists have surrendered, reports Reuters.
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Ex-Clinton official RobertFormer Secretary of Labor Robert Reich's take on work and its value to society is particularly "hypocritical" considering his own lofty income -- $240,000 annually to teach one class last year -- and... the detrimental role of higher education within the United States, economists told FoxNews.com.
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Iran plane crash reportedly kills dozens

Al Jazeera English - 10 Aug 2014 08:25
State media outlets say passenger jet carrying 40 people crashed shortly after takeoff from Tehran's Mehrabad airport.
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Forensic experts ID 65 Flight MH17 victims

New York Post - 10 Aug 2014 06:15
Forensic experts ID 65 FlightForensic experts sifting through the remains of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have now identified 65 of the 298 victims who died after the plane was shot down over war-torn eastern...
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Syrian children 'torn apart' by barrel bomb

Al Jazeera English - 10 Aug 2014 03:53
Children among at least 13 killed after helicopter bombed rebel-held area in Aleppo, residents and monitoring group say.
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Rioters in central Liberia blocked the country's busiest highway Saturday to protest the government's delay in collecting the bodies of Ebola victims. Police raced to the scene to quell the... demonstrations before they reached a violent pitch, the Associated Press reported.
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Keystone XL Emissions Could BeWASHINGTON - The much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the State Department calculated earlier this year, a new study concludes. The U.S.... estimates didn't take into account that the added oil from the pipeline would drop prices by about $3 a barrel, spurring consumption that would create more pollution, the researchers said. Outside experts not connected to the study gave it mixed reviews. The American Petroleum Institute found the study to be irrelevant because regardless of the pipeline, the tar sands will be developed and oil will be shipped by railroad if not by pipeline, spokeswoman Sabrina Fang said. The researchers estimate that the proposed pipeline, which would carry oil from tar sands in western Canada to refineries on the...
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Chad withdraws Chinese exploration permits

Al Jazeera English - 10 Aug 2014 16:42
Government cancels five permits issued to Chinese oil company CNPC in row over $1.2bn fine for environmental violations.
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'Zimbabweans run illegal border crossing points'

Eyewitness News - 10 Aug 2014 11:51
The police have identified 51 illegal crossing points between Zimbabwe and its neighbours.
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Police shot and killed a man at an apartment complex in Ferguson, Mo., today, sparking demonstrations with angry protesters shouting "Kill the police," and a rash of online outrage.
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Typhoon Halong batters JapanTOKYO - Typhoon Halong killed one person in Japan on Sunday and injured 33, media said, as authorities ordered 1.6 million people out of the path of the storm that battered the west of the country... with heavy rain and wind. Authorities issued the highest typhoon alert and landslide...
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ISIS recruiting on the rise

CNN - 10 Aug 2014 06:28
Abu Raad pleaded with his son not to volunteer.
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DEF CON hacker conferenceSince Edward Snowden helped reveal wide-scale government snooping programs, the conspiracy-oriented elements of the cyber-security community have become a little more emboldened.
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Gaza Ceasefire Talks On Brink Of Collapse

Sky News - 10 Aug 2014 05:43
Gaza Ceasefire Talks On BrinkPalestinians say they will walk out of discussions in Cairo unless Israel returns to the table without conditions today.
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Faced with threats of genocide from Islamic State militants, thousands of Yazidis in Iraq crossed the border into Syria where they're being protected by Kurds in the northeast portion of the country,... Kurdish officials told the Associated Press Saturday. Meanwhile, Yazidis cornered by the militants on Mount Sinjar were aided by U.S. airstrikes on armored personnel carriers and an armored truck.
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