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world US Patients Infected With Ebola Leave Hospital

Dr Kent Brantly says he is "thrilled" to be alive, as it emerges his fellow patient, Nancy Writebol, was discharged on Tuesday.

13 minutes ago // BBC

world US Ebola patients out of hospital

The two US aid workers infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia have recovered and have been discharged from hospital, medical officials say.

15 minutes ago // ABC

world Kuwait Questions 2 on US Terror-Funding List

Kuwait briefly detains 2 citizens after US Treasury accuses them of funding terrorism

18 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Liberia overwhelmed by number of Ebola dead

Red Cross says Monrovia's crematorium cannot keep up with deaths, turning away dozens of infectious corpses every day.

22 minutes ago // BBC

world Baby killer sentence goes to appeal

A man jailed for killing baby Alfie Sullock will have his nine-year sentence reviewed by the Court of Appeal over concerns it is too lenient.

23 minutes ago // Sky News

world US Patients Infected With Ebola Leave Hospital

Dr Kent Brantly says he is "thrilled" to be alive, as it emerges his fellow missionary, Nancy Writebol, was discharged on Tuesday.

24 minutes ago // Reuters

world Pakistani protest leader says talks with government suspended

ISLAMABAD Reuters - An opposition politician leading protesters trying to bring down Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said talks with the government were suspended on Thursday, as the continuing impasse raised fears for the nuclear-armed country's stability.

24 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: This Iraq Monastery, Once a Safe Haven for Christians, Has Been Abandoned

Once a safe haven for Iraqi Christians, ABC News Terry Moran visits the now empty St. Hormizds Monastery.

25 minutes ago // BBC

world US Ebola cases discharged by medics

The two US aid workers infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia have recovered and have been discharged from hospital, medical officials say.

25 minutes ago // Reuters

world Exclusive: Militants, weapons transit Gaza tunnels despite Egyptian crackdown

AL-SARSOURIYA Egypt Reuters - A third of the houses on the main street of this Bedouin town near Egypt's border with Gaza look derelict, but inside they buzz with the activity of tunnel smugglers scrambling to survive a security crackdown by the Egyptian army.

28 minutes ago // ABC

world Image of Asia: Deterring Protesters in Kashmir

Image of Asia: Spraying colored water to deter protesters in Indian-controlled Kashmir

29 minutes ago // Reuters

world Tunisia, Egypt halt Libya flights over security fears

TRIPOLI/BENGHAZI Reuters - Tunisia and Egypt's Cairo airport halted most flights to and from Libya on Thursday for security reasons, officials said, days after the Libyan government said unidentified war planes had attacked positions of armed groups in Tripoli.

30 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Russian watchdog widens probe into McDonald's

Food safety agency to conduct checks on US chain's restaurants in the Urals, a day after four Moscow branches shutdown.

31 minutes ago // The Guardian

world France shrugging off recession threat but still beset by ailing industry

Tough spending policies could be paying off, but factory layoffs will test re-election chances of President Franois Hollande Continue reading...

32 minutes ago // Sky News

world US Patients Infected With Ebola Leave Hospital

Dr Kent Brantly says he is "thrilled" to be alive and leave hospital, as it emerges Nancy Writebol was discharged on Tuesday.

34 minutes ago // Reuters

world Scottish nationalists seek to broaden independence debate beyond currency

EDINBURGH Reuters - With less than a month to go until Scotland votes on independence, nationalists are seeking to broaden the debate away from a difficult focus on what currency would be used after breaking from the United Kingdom.

35 minutes ago // Reuters

world Seven slashed in knife attack in China's Guangzhou: state media

BEIJING Reuters - A man slashed seven people on Thursday in the southern city of Guangzhou, state media said, in the latest of a series of attacks that has unnerved the country.

36 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: Major's tribute to NI peace partner

Former British premier John Major pays tribute to the role in the Northern Ireland peace process of the Republic of Ireland's former prime minister Albert Reynolds, who has died at the age of 81.

36 minutes ago // BBC

world US Ebola cases discharged by medics

Both American missionaries infected with the Ebola virus in Liberia have recovered and have been released from hospital, officials in Atlanta say.

38 minutes ago // ABC

world Reports: At Least 7 People Stabbed in South China

Reports: At least 7 stabbed in apparently random attack in southern China

38 minutes ago // ABC

world Watch: This Iraq Monastery, Once a Safe Haven for Christians, Has Been Abandoned

ABC News' Terry Moran goes inside St. Hormizd's Monastery and the neighboring town of Alqosh, where many Christians have fled in fear of ISIS.

39 minutes ago // Fox News

world Reports: At least 7 stabbed in apparently random attack in southern China

At least seven people were stabbed in an apparently random attack Thursday in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou, state media reported.

40 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Japanese Olympian turned MP denies sexually harassing skater at Sochi party

Seiko Hashimoto says she was showing Daisuke Takahashi same affection as she would any other athlete Continue reading...

40 minutes ago // Reuters

world 'Ambiguous warfare' providing NATO with new challenge

WASHINGTON Reuters - Since Russia's annexation of Crimea in March, NATO has been publicly refocusingon its old Cold War foe Moscow.The threats it now believes it faces, however, are distinctly different to those of the latter half of the 20th century.

40 minutes ago // Sky News

world US Patients Infected With Ebola Leave Hospital

Dr Kent Brantly says he is "thrilled" to be alive as he leaves hospital, as it emerges Nancy Writebol was discharged on Tuesday.

42 minutes ago // BBC

world Indonesia court upholds Widodo win

Indonesia's top court upholds Joko Widodo's victory in July's presidential elections, rejecting an appeal from defeated candidate Prabowo Subianto.

42 minutes ago // New York Times

world Indonesian Court Rejects Election Challenge, Clearing Way for Joko Presidency

The court ruled Thursday that Prabowo Subianto, an ex-general who lost the July election to Joko Widodo, had failed to prove his allegations of fraud.

45 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world American doctor who had Ebola to be released from Atlanta hospital

One American aid worker who had been infected with the Ebola virus has already been discharged from an Atlanta hospital and another is scheduled to be released soon, according to an aid group and news reports.

46 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world U.S. swimmers start fast at Pan Pacific Championships

The weathermight be cool in Australia -- it's winter in the Southern Hemisphere -- but American swimmers got off to a hot start on Thursday at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships.

46 minutes ago // Reuters

world U.S. judge calls Argentina debt row hearing amid contempt calls

NEW YORK Reuters - The U.S. judge who barred Argentina from servicing its debt until it settled with investors demanding full payment on their bonds scheduled a new hearing on Thursday, after the country unveiled plans to sidestep his ruling that led it to default for the second time in a dozen years.

47 minutes ago // NPR

world Is There Such A Thing As A 'Good Psychopath'?

A pair of authors believe that certain traits such as ruthlessness and fearlessness can enhance your life.

48 minutes ago // Los Angeles Times

world Forbes says Dallas Cowboys NFL's most valuable team at $3.2 billion

Forbes has released its annual list of the value of the NFL's franchises, and if you thought the Clippers were expensive at $2 billion, just try buying the Dallas Cowboys.

50 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Bank of America in record $17bn settlement

US company to pay amount over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis

51 minutes ago // CBS

world Obama underestimating "serious" threat from ISIS?

Former deputy CIA chief Mike Morell says administration must target ISIS leaders now to protect Americans, and he's not sure the White House gets it

51 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Hamas official: we were behind the kidnapping of three Israeli teenagers

Claim by Saleh al-Arouri, a founder of Hamas's military wing, is doubted by experts and not supported by other Hamas sources Continue reading...

53 minutes ago // New York Times

world U.S. Denounces Afghan Expulsion of New York Times Reporter

The American ambassador said in a statement that the decision to expel the correspondent Matthew Rosenberg was a regrettable step backward.