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Reuters – Mandatory quarantines ordered by some U.S. states on doctors and nurses returning from West Africa’s Ebola outbreak are creating a “chilling effect” on...

Haaretz – Malala Yousafzai, the 17-year-old Pakistani girl who was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman for speaking out for girls’ right to...

Giants Win World Series

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AP – Madison Bumgarner punctuated his World Series performance for the ages by pitching the San Francisco Giants to their third championship in five years...

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TechRadar – A BlackBerry spokesperson confirmed with TechRadar that the company has yet to make any official announcements regarding the BlackBerry Classic’s release date, and...

LA Times – In the dark days of the 2008 financial crisis, the Federal Reserve began buying tens of billions of dollars in bonds each...

PC Magazine – The bad news: Microsoft cut another 3,000 employees today. The good news: this is pretty much the last of the layoffs announced...

The Huffington Post – Gordie Howe, one of hockey’s greatest players, had a serious stroke on Sunday, his son told The Detroit News. Dr. Murray...

Al Jazeera – A mudslide triggered by monsoon rains buried scores of people in central Sri Lanka on Wednesday, killing at least 15 and leaving more than...

National Post – Prince Charles has made what is being described as a substantial donation to the families of the two Canadian soldiers killed recently...

BBC – Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso’s President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule have set fire to parliament. The BBC’s Laeila...

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More at The Times of Israel – Israel’s closure of Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, following an assassination attempt...

Global News –  An investigation has now been launched by Northern Health after a six-year-old girl was possibly exposed to HIV during a routine vaccination...

The Daily Star –  Around 100 people were buried alive in a tea-growing region of Sri Lanka Wednesday as mudslides triggered by monsoon rains washed...

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Bloomberg – Canadian stocks fell, after climbing to a three-week high, as financial shares and gold producers slipped after the U.S. Federal Reserve ended its...

The New York Times – For days this month, the ambulances from this Ebola treatment unit went out in search of patients, only to return...

Bangladesh Islamist Leader To Die

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Yahoo – A special Bangladesh court on Wednesday sentenced to death the leader of the country’s largest Islamist party for war crimes, in a long-awaited...