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'Many exposed' to Mali Ebola girl  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:41:59 GMT
Health officials fear many people have been exposed to Mali's first Ebola victim, a girl who showed symptoms while travelling and has since died. 
State of emergency imposed in Sinai  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:58:40 GMT
Egypt declares a three-month state of emergency in parts of the Sinai Peninsula after two attacks there killed at least 31 soldiers. 
Google boss sets new skydive record  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:35:51 GMT
Google executive Alan Eustace breaks the world altitude record for a parachute jump set two years ago by Felix Baumgartner. 
One killed in US school shooting  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:27:29 GMT
One person was shot dead and four students wounded in a school by a student who then took his own life, police in the US state of Washington say. 
Life terms for Argentina jail crimes  Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:56:09 GMT
An Argentine ex-police chief and ex-interior minister are among 15 people given life sentences for involvement in a torture centre in the 1970s. 
Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee'  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:01:04 GMT
Vladimir Putin says for the first time that Russia helped Ukraine's ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to flee after he was ousted in February. 
PM: I won't meet £1.7bn EU demand  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:39:41 GMT
David Cameron insists the UK will not pay £1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise. 
Tunis 'militant hideout' stormed  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:00:15 GMT
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say. 
Canada attack 'not linked to IS'  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:27:37 GMT
Canada's foreign minister tells the BBC there is no evidence so far that the man behind gun attacks in Ottawa was linked to Middle Eastern jihadists. 
Rwanda bans BBC over genocide film  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:29:57 GMT
Rwanda suspends BBC broadcasts in the Kinyarwanda language with immediate effect because of a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide. 
Puffer fish poisons 11 in Brazil  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:32:26 GMT
Eleven people fell seriously ill in Brazil after eating a deadly puffer fish for lunch, it was reported. 
First transplant of 'dead' heart  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:25 GMT
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart". 
VIDEO: Brazil's 'tightest' presidential vote  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:21:16 GMT
Sunday's presidential run-off vote in Brazil is too close to call and the election battle has centred on the pivotal home state of both candidates, Minas Gerais. 
VIDEO: Security for polio workers in Pakistan  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 01:27:22 GMT
The number of cases of polio in Pakistan has topped 200 for the first time in nearly 15 years. 
VIDEO: Sargy Mann: Painting with inner vision  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:38:20 GMT
Artist Sargy Mann has been registered blind for 25 years. His paintings are highly acclaimed and sought-after.