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world NY axe attack: Islamist link probed

Police in New York investigate whether a man who attacked two officers with an axe before being shot dead was linked to Islamist extremism.

23 minutes ago // ABC

world Britain Says EU Is Asking for Bigger Contribution

British premier is protesting request for bigger contribution to EU coffers

28 minutes ago // BBC

world Serbia awarded 3-0 Albania walkover

Serbia are awarded a 3-0 walkover against Albania after their Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned but lose three points.

29 minutes ago // New York Times

world Sweden Ends Submarine Search, Closing Book on Intrigue-Tinged Episode

A military team was called off after a weeklong hunt in the Stockholm archipelago for an enigmatic vessel that never materialized, the authorities said.

30 minutes ago // The Washington Post

world WorldViews: How Ebola is fueling prejudice against gays

The victims of the Ebola epidemic gripping parts ofWest Africa aren't just the ones who contracted the virus. The infrastructure of whole nations are at breaking point; hospitals and doctors are being pushed to the breaking point. Many Africans traveling to the U.S., or at least intending to, have faced shameful racism from institutions and organizations that ought to know better. The vi

30 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Don't Panic: Why Ebola Won't Become an Epidemic in New York

A New Yorker has Ebola, but the city's in no danger -- and here's why not.

30 minutes ago // Fox News

world British premier is protesting request for bigger contribution to EU coffers

Britain says its prime minister is protesting a European Union request for an additional 2.1 billion euro $2.65 billion contribution to the EU coffers at a time of increasing pressure at home for the country to leave the bloc.

32 minutes ago // BBC

world Mortar fire on Pakistan-Iran border

Pakistani and Iranian forces have exchanged mortar fire, in the latest incident between the two countries along their porous border.

36 minutes ago // BBC

world UK anger at 1.7bn EU cash demand

UK politicians react angrily to demands for an extra 1.7bn 2.1bn euros contribution towards the European Union's budget due to the country's better economic performance.

37 minutes ago // NPR

world A Tale Of Immigration Unleashed In 'Green Dragons' Film

The film Revenge of the Green Dragons is based on the true story of a Chinese-American gang in New York City that helped traffic unauthorized immigrants from China in the 1980s and '90s.

37 minutes ago // NPR

world With Ferguson Protests, 20-Somethings Become First-Time Activists

Near Ferguson, Mo., young people are taking the lead in protesting police brutality. Many say they had never considered activism before, but saw Michael Brown's shooting death as a call to action.

37 minutes ago // NPR

world European Scientists Conclude That Distant Comet Smells Terrible

A European spacecraft has picked up a foul odor emanating from comet called 67P/C-G. Imagine sharing a stable with a drunk person and a dozen rotten eggs.

38 minutes ago // Reuters

world Chief Palestinian negotiator issues statehood ultimatum

RAMALLAH West Bank Reuters - The Palestinians' chief peace negotiator has laid out in the clearest terms yet plans to establish an independent Palestinian state within three years, even if it means ignoring pleas from the United States not to push ahead.

39 minutes ago // VOA

world Canadian Shooter's Mother Mad at Son

The mother of a man who Canadian police say killed a soldier in Ottawa Wednesday before shooting up the halls of Parliament said she has "no explanation to offer" for what her estranged son did. Susan Bibeau told the Associated Press that part of her "wants to hate" Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32. Authorities identified the Montreal native as the lone gunman who carried out a rampage in the capital before a security officer fatally shot him. In an email, Susan Bibeau said "I am mad at our son."

40 minutes ago // MSNBC

world 'Epidemic of Fear': Shrugs, Jitters at NYC Ebola Case

Reaction to the news that a doctor tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus in New York was met with indifference to wariness over subway commutes.

40 minutes ago // MSNBC

world Trapped Again: Yazidis Fear New ISIS Onslaught in Iraq

The situation is really bad, and its worsening by the minute, one fighter said.

41 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Hong Kong protesters plan spot referendum over government talks

The three main groups behind the demonstrations to register public opinion at the main downtown protest camps on Sunday Continue reading...

41 minutes ago // BBC

world VIDEO: Could amputees re-grow lost limbs?

Amputees could one day re-grow their missing limbs, according to researchers at Imperial College London.

45 minutes ago // ABC

world Full Episode: Nightline 10/23: Secrets of an Identity Thief

Luke Bryan's 'Roller Coaster' Ride; Inside J.Lo's New $22 Million NYC Apartment

45 minutes ago // New York Times

world China Signs Agreement With 20 Other Nations to Establish International Development Bank

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank would offer financing for infrastructure projects in underdeveloped countries across the region.

48 minutes ago // Al Jazeera

world Al Jazeera staff held for 300 days in Egypt

Channel to air special 300-second montage to mark key dates of judicial proceedings against journalists jailed in Cairo.

48 minutes ago // BBC

world More charges over New Forest killing

Two more people are charged over the death of a mother of five in the New Forest.

50 minutes ago // The Times of India

world NY police officer critically wounded in hatchet attack

A hatchet-wielding attacker charged a group of New York City police officers posing for a photograph on Thursday, wounded two, one critically, before the assailant was shot dead, police said.

50 minutes ago // BBC

world GDP rises by 0.7% in third quarter

The economy expanded by 0.7% in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.

51 minutes ago // ABC

world Overnight French Raid Destroys IS Arms Center

French military chief says overnight air raid destroyed arms IS arms depot in Iraq

52 minutes ago // The Guardian

world Britain will have to pay extra 2.1bn into EU budget by December

Tories and Ukip condemn Brussels demand after EU statistics agency exposes major discrepancy in contribution calculations Continue reading...

54 minutes ago // Time

world Sweden Calls Off Search for Submarine

Sweden's military launched its biggest anti-submarine operation since the height of the Cold War on Friday

54 minutes ago // BBC

world 'Scot' dies in Brazil bar shooting

A man, understood to be a 39-year-old Scot, dies after being shot during a robbery at a bar in Brazil.

57 minutes ago // VOA

world EU's Growth Tsar Tells Germany to Invest More, No Decision on Italy

Germany's potential for economic growth is far too low and the country must invest more, the EU's top economic official said on Friday, joining a growing chorus of leaders who want Europe's biggest economy to spend more to avoid euro zone stagnation. Germany is looking increasingly isolated on its prescription for an economic revival with its focus on balancing the books and avoiding new debt, while France, Italy, the United States and the IMF want to see Berlin agree to more public spending.

57 minutes ago // The Independent

world Mexican state governor steps down as anger grows over slow response to missing students

The governor of the Mexican state where 43 students disappeared last month has stepped down amid growing criticism.

57 minutes ago // The Independent

world British Royal Marine questioned as he tried to board Turkey flight over fears he wanted to join fight against Isis

A British Royal Marine was interviewed by police on suspicion he was planning to travel to fight with Kurdish forces against Isis militants during his time on leave.

58 minutes ago // ABC

world NKorea Signals US Must Apologize to Free Detainees

US must apologize to free 2 remaining American prisoners, North Korean legal experts say

59 minutes ago // MSNBC

world $50,000 Reward to Find Killer of Girl Shot Outside Home

A more than $50,000 reward was offered Thursday to find the killer of a 9-year-old girl who was playing with her friends in front of her family's Anaheim home when she was fatally shot.

1 hour ago // Fox News

world French military chief says overnight air raid destroyed arms IS arms depot in Iraq

France's military chief says an overnight air raid has destroyed an arms depot for the Islamic State group in Iraq.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Ex-Hong Kong Chief Urges Protesters to Resume Talks

Amid a political impasse between Hong Kong protesters and government, Tung Chee-hwa says the citys election plan is genuinely democratic and urges protesters to be rational and pragmatic.

1 hour ago // Wall Street Journal

world Australian Doctors in Heart-Transplant Breakthrough

Australian doctors have successfully transplanted so-called dead hearts into patients in what they said was a world-first procedure that could lift the number of donor hearts available.