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China warns on 'illegal' HK protests  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:34:50 GMT
China issues a warning against "illegal acts" in Hong Kong, as protesters there vow to step up their campaign if the chief executive does not resign. 
Five Ebola cases per hour in S Leone  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:42:20 GMT
Save the Children says healthcare demands are far outstripping supply in Sierra Leone and warns that the Ebola outbreak there is getting worse. 
Head of US Secret Service resigns  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:42:40 GMT
The head of the US Secret Service, tasked with guarding US President Barack Obama, resigns following recent high-profile security lapses. 
Rebel push to take Donetsk airport  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:23:13 GMT
Rebel forces in eastern Ukraine begin an offensive to capture the government-held airport in Donetsk, Ukrainian officials say. 
EU commissioner: Nude celebs 'dumb'  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 23:07:14 GMT
Celebrities who had intimate pictures of themselves leaked onto the internet were "dumb" for taking them, the EU's new digital commissioner says. 
Mexico arrests drug syndicate leader  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:31:16 GMT
The Mexican authorities say they have captured the head of a notorious drug crime syndicate, Hector Beltran Leyva. 
Taliban kill three in Kabul attack  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 05:04:36 GMT
At least three people are killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacks an Afghan army bus in Kabul, the fourth such attack since Monday. 
Argentina bank governor resigns  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 06:30:55 GMT
Argentina's central bank governor Juan Carlos Fabrega resigns after less than a year in the job, as the country's economic troubles pile up. 
Venezuelan lawmaker Serra shot dead  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 08:11:20 GMT
A young politician with Venezuela's governing PSUV party, Robert Serra, is found shot dead at his home in Caracas alongside his partner. 
Top Bahrain rights activist arrested  Thu, 02 Oct 2014 01:45:17 GMT
Leading Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is arrested over Twitter remarks deemed "denigrating" to government institutions. 
Moon's hidden valley system revealed  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:44:28 GMT
Scientists identify a huge rectangular feature on the Moon that is probably the buried remains of an ancient rift valley system. 
Players sue in World Cup pitches row  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 21:18:16 GMT
Leading players file a lawsuit claiming sexual discrimination over synthetic pitches at the 2015 Women's World Cup. 
VIDEO: Explosions as coalition strikes IS  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20:20:57 GMT
The Syrian town of Kobane is still under siege, two weeks after Islamic State fighters began their assault. 
VIDEO: Girl found 12 years after abduction  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 22:41:33 GMT
A 17-year-old girl has been found in Mexico 12 years after she was abducted by her mother. 
VIDEO: Zookeeper rears leopard in bathroom  Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:20:39 GMT
A rare clouded leopard has been hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after she was rejected by her mother.