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AP Interview: Jerusalem mayor vows to calm city - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Israeli police officers inspect a car at the scene of an attack in Jerusalem, Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. A Palestinian motorist with a history of anti-Israel violence slammed his car into a crowded train station in Jerusalem on Wednesday, killing a three-month-old ...
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Patients avoiding Dallas hospital where Ebola hit

Businessweek - ‎2 hours ago‎
DALLAS (AP) - The Dallas hospital where a man diagnosed with Ebola died and two nurses were infected with the virus has seen patients flee the hospital, with a more than 50 percent decline in visits to its emergency room since the crisis began.
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How to safely view this afternoon's partial solar eclipse

Dallas Morning News (blog) - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Don't look now (or later without taking precautions), but the sun and moon will do a dance this afternoon. A partial solar eclipse will be visible in Dallas-Fort Worth starting at 4:48 p.m.
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I'd love Messi to break the record at the Bernabeu - Iniesta - ‎1 hour ago‎
Andres Iniesta has admitted that he would love to see Barcelona team-mate Lionel Messi break the Liga goalscoring record in Saturday's clash with Real Madrid.
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Dr Shein Assents to Seven Zanzibar Laws - ‎6 hours ago‎
Zanzibar - PRESIDENT Ali Mohamed Shein has assented to several Bills which had previously been approved by the Zanzibar House of Representatives, the Speaker, Mr Pandu Ameir Kificho, informed the House at the beginning of its session.
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Tanzania to vote on new constitution

News24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
This colourful guide contains concise information on 234 reef fish and 36 coral species found along... Now R175.00 buy now. Dar es Salaam - Tanzania will hold a referendum in April 2015 on a new constitution, the government has announced, a move ...
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Zanu PF treading on shaky ground

NewsDay - ‎37 minutes ago‎
THE Zanu PF succession fight has reached boiling point. While anger, enmity, plots and subplots continue unabated, it is the characters involved in the fight that have aroused interest.
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Malema won't apologise for shoving a man, calling him a 'boer'

Mail & Guardian Online - ‎54 minutes ago‎
EFF leader Julius Malema will not apologise for shoving and allegedly swearing at a man in a Limpopo fast-food outlet, the EFF said.
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Senate urges Discos to justify dividend of privatization

The Guardian Nigeria - ‎39 minutes ago‎
THE Senate Committee on Privatization has challenged electricity Distribution Companies (Discos) to deliver effective service delivery to Nigerians adding that such would be the only justify the essence of federal government privatization system.
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White House fence climber charged

Channel News Asia - ‎45 minutes ago‎
Dominic Adesanya, an unarmed man arrested for climbing over the White House fence on Wednesday (Oct 22), has been charged with assaulting a Secret Service officer.
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Baltic 'hunt for reds in October'

Deutsche Welle - ‎2 hours ago‎
A blurry shape in the Baltic spotted by residents on an archipelago just south of Stockholm was thought to be a Russian submarine, perhaps in distress.

Tanzania DSO on track

Advanced Television - ‎2 hours ago‎
Tanzania says it is on track to switch off its analogue TV transmissions before the ITU deadline of June 2015, and it will be one of the first African countries to shift entirely to digital broadcasting.
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Nokia swings to a profit after selling mobile business to Microsoft

The Independent - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Nokia is showing signs that it has turned around its fortunes following the sale of its ailing cellphone unit to Microsoft. The slimmed-down Finnish company said Thursday that it made a third-quarter net profit of 747 million euros ($950 million) of the year, ...

5 can't-miss Tanzania experiences

CNN - ‎28 minutes ago‎
(CNN) -- Tanzania is far more than just a spot to climb the world's tallest freestanding mountain. The East African country's stunning wildlife, expansive volcanic crater and intriguing islands all set it apart as a unique destination.
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Actress Elizabeth Pena died of alcohol abuse; baby news for Bryan Singer; more ...

The Plain Dealer - (blog) - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Here's some of what's happening this morning in entertainment headlines: Will Smith is partnering with FOX to bring the box-office hit 'Hitch' to the small screen; and more.
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'Goodfellas' actor sues 'The Simpsons' for $250 mn

The Star Online - ‎16 hours ago‎
The Simpsons merchandise is seen on display at the 350th episode block party on the New York street of Fox Pico Lot, April 25, 2005, in Los Angeles, California.
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Serena Williams: Russian official sent apology after 'racist' remarks - ‎16 minutes ago‎
Serena Williams said she has received a written apology from Shamil Tarpischev, the Russian tennis official who referred to the Williams sisters as brothers and said they were “scary” to look at on a TV talk show.
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England's Rugby World Cup 2015: Nearly Million Tickets Sold For Next Year's ...

International Business Times UK - ‎36 minutes ago‎
Almost a million tickets have already been sold for the Rugby World Cup, which is set to be held in England next autumn. Some 950,000 people have been bought for the 2015 international tournament, after organisers received more than five million ticket ...
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Fossils reveal very awkward dinosaur once roamed the Earth

The Independent - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Paleantologists in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia have discovered new fossils that allow them to create a picture of what one of the most unusually-shaped dinosaurs looked like.
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UCT researcher helps determine earliest human genome

Times LIVE - ‎2 hours ago‎
A research team has determined the genetic make-up of the earliest modern human- a 45 000-year-old human male that was discovered in western Siberia, near the town of Ust'-Ishim.
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Kenny warns of 'difficult' climate change talks at EU summit

Irish Times - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Taoiseach Enda Kenny wants Ireland's high dependence on agriculture taken into account in setting greenhouse gas targets. Photograph: Eric Luke / The Irish Times.
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This is what space sounds like

The Independent - ‎2 hours ago‎
In space no one can hear your Nasa sample… Nigel Farage. But at least Nasa has taken some of the most famous audio clips from its archive and posted them on Soundcloud, from John F Kennedy's “we choose to go to the Moon” speech to the plaintive ...

Health Fund Sends Specialists Upcountry - ‎6 hours ago‎
THE National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) has started a programme to send specialist doctors upcountry to provide much needed medical services to the people.
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Ebola quarantine in Liberia threatened by lack of food - ‎18 minutes ago‎
Dozens of people quarantined for Ebola monitoring in western Liberia are threatening to break out of isolation because they have no food, the West African nation's state radio reported Thursday.
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