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  1. Congo Ebola outbreak kills 44 as aid workers struggle to contain spread in conflict zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    A deadly Ebola outbreak in a conflict-hit area of the Democratic Republic of Congo poses an "unprecedented" challenge to health workers trying to access victims and contain the disease, medical charities said. At least 44 people have died and 78 people have been infected in the Congo's tenth Ebola outbreak since the deadly virus was discovered in the 1970s, according to the World Health Organisation.


  2. Son feels ashamed after South Korea's upset loss to MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Powhatan Today

    In his last start a week ago Son Heung-min helped Tottenham to a win in the Premier League. In his last start in a South Korea jersey Son scored late in a World Cup upset group stage win over 2014 champion Germany in late June.


  3. Equanimity can be sold for at least RM500mil, says SivarasaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR : The superyacht Equanimity linked to fugitive businessman Low Taek Jho or Jho Low, which allegedly cost RM1bil, could be sold for at least half the price, said lawyer R. Sivarasa. The Deputy Rural Development Minister said the price estimate was his personal view because the asset would depreciate in value just like a car.


  4. A squad built in weeks: Man United women's team is revivedRead the original story

    6 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  5. An American in Paris: How US teen Timothy Weah is taking PSG by stormRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago |

    Kylian Mbappe is not the only exciting young talent at Parc des Princes, with a young American with a famous father making a real name for himself When Timothy Weah scored Paris Saint-Germain's final goal in their 3-0 win over Caen on Sunday , it marked the 8594th day since his father had last found the target for the capital club in a Ligue 1 match against Sochaux. The 18-year-old hinted at his potential a week earlier, scoring from close range in the Trophee des Champions against Monaco , but his opportunist strike last weekend was the first when it really mattered.


  6. People plucked from rooftops as Indian floods kill 324Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Rescuers used helicopters and boats on Friday to evacuate thousands of people stranded on their rooftops following unprecedented flo... . In this Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 photo, an elderly woman is evacuated towards safer area in Thrissur, in the southern Indian state of Kerala.


  7. US intensifies sanctions on Myanmar forces for rights abusesRead the original story

    6 min ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    The United States intensified its sanctions against Myanmar on Friday, blacklisting four commanders and two units of security forces for their alleged role in violent campaigns against Rohingya Muslims and other ethnic minorities. Myanmar security forces have engaged in ethnic cleansing, massacres, sexual assault, extrajudicial killings and other human rights abuses, said Sigal Mandelker, Treasury Department undersecretary for terrorism and financial intelligence.


  8. Save money at 16 nearby tourist attractions this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago |

    THIS Summer, Cheshire's Favourite Days Out network is making it easier for families to save money and enjoy days out at top attractions across the county. From stately homes, botanic gardens and model villages to nuclear bunkers, tree-top walks and an interactive science museum.


  9. Opinion: The great Australian dream is from another eraRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Australian Broadcasting Corporation

    Kieran McAnulty went further by linked the debate to citizenship rights: "This bill recognises and reaffirms that [it] is a birthright of New Zealanders to be able to afford a home". "Owning your own home is the foundation of this society.


  10. Nuno: Wolves can still improve on promising display against EvertonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Isle of Wight County Press

    Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo was pleased with the character his players showed to fight back and secure a draw on their Premier League return but still wants improvement moving forward. The runaway Sky Bet Championship winners twice came from behind to take a point from 10-man Everton at Molineux last Saturday.


  11. Imran Khan elected as Pakistan's prime ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago |

    Pakistani legislators have elected former cricket star and long-time politician Imran Khan as the country's next prime minister, in a step towards the country's third civilian transfer of power. Pakistani legislators have elected former cricket star and long-time politician Imran Khan as the country's next prime minister, in a step towards the country's third civilian transfer of power.


  12. Dr M's full speech: 'The 100 days of the Pakatan Harapan Government'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Star Online

    Here is the full speech by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in conjunction with the first 100 days of the Pakatan Harapan administration on Friday. Just over 100 days ago, we strived to change the Government of the Barisan Nasional that the world had known as a kleptocracy, a thieving government.


  13. Dr M arrives in China, will visit HQs of Alibaba and Geely tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The Star Online

    HANGZHOU: Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has arrived here to begin his five-day official visit to China as the seventh Malaysian Prime Minister. He landed at Hangzhou Xiaoshan Internation Airport and walked out of the plane at 9.05pm on Friday .


  14. Reflecting on a century of swans in StratfordRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Stratford Beacon Herald

    STRATFORD Three things typically come to mind when most visitors think about this Southwestern Ontario city: Justin Bieber, the Festival, and swans. The first pair of large white birds was plunked in the river running through Stratford 100 years ago this Thursday, forging perhaps unexpectedly at the time a unique relationship that's now become permanently intertwined with the city's identity.


  15. Qatar will always support TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Ambassador of the State of Qatar to Turkey, Salem bin Mubarak Al Shafi said that Turkey is a "strategic ally" of the State of Qatar, stressing that Qatar "will not hesitate to provide the necessary support to Turkey." In an interview with Anadolu Agency, the Ambassador said that Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani's visit to Turkey "will serve to confirm the close links between the Qatari and Turkish people and their common positions vis-a-vis the many challenges they face."


  16. SinoramaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Richmond News

    Sinorama had its license suspended and accounts frozen last week over concerns it wouldn't be able to deliver services to customers. The glass door to Sinorama's office on Westminster Highway was locked, and a notice that the office space is for rent was posted next to the notice of license suspension.


  17. BITing The Dust: Is Socialist Ecuador Conceding Defeat?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Having utterly failed inits efforts to enforce a fraudulently obtained multibillion-dollar judgment against Chevron in the domestic courts of United States, Canada, Brazil, Argentina and Gibraltar, Ecuador is now on the defensive before international tribunals. On August 7, Ecuadorean State Attorney General Iigo Salvador admitted that the Chevron case will likely end in legal defeat as it makes its way through international arbitration panels.


  18. NAFTA Deal To Bolster U.S.-Mexican Natural Gas TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chrystia Freeland , Mexican Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer pose before giving a message to the media during the seventh round of NAFTA talks in Mexico City, on March 5, 2018. US President Donald Trump said he would not back down on the tariffs, nor offer exclusions to NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico unless he gets a 'fair' deal in the current negotiations to revamp the 1994 trade agreement.


  19. Ethiopia:Economic Growth Vis-a-Vis Youth EmploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    Hosting hundred and plus million people with the majority of young population makes industrialization a must-do task for Ethiopia than a mere option. The youths are asset if offered with the right opportunities and sound socio-economic policies.


  20. Major search launched for missing schoolgirl in StornowayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    Hannah Mackenzie was last seen yesterday afternoon and police have urged public to contact them "as a matter of urgency" if they have any information. A major air, land and sea search has been mounted in the Outer Hebrides for a missing 17-year-old schoolgirl.