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British military nurse successfully treated for Ebola

British, military, nurse, successfully, treated, Ebola

A 25-year-old British military healthcare worker who admitted she was too scared to tell her family that she had Ebola has been successfully treated for the disease. Cpl Anna Cross ...

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Meredith Kercher murder: Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito acquitted

Meredith Kercher, murder, Amanda Knox, Raffaele Sollecito, acquitted

The trial of Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito for the killing of British student Meredith Kercher has ended in a stunning acquittal after Italy’s highest court decided ...

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Alabama police officer who slammed down Indian grandfather indicted on federal civil rights charge

Ex-Alabama officer assaulting Indian man

Federal officials have charged a former Alabama police officer with violating the civil rights of an Indian man. Prosecutors say Eric Sloan Parker, 26, used unreasonable force against Sureshbhai Patel, ...

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Police seek two people unaccounted for after New York explosion

NYC building collapse

At least two people are thought to be missing after an explosion sent flames tearing through a Manhattan building. The blast, the result of faulty utility work, caused three buildings ...

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Texas man who won hunting auction to be allowed to import black rhino trophy

Texan rhino hunter import

A Texan who won an auction to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia has been given a US permit to import the trophy if he kills one. The US ...

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Prosecutor: Co-pilot on doomed flight hid ongoing ‘medical treatments’

Alps co-pilot Germanwings

The man suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings A320 plane in the French Alps required treatment for depression, German media say. Regular assessments were recommended in Andreas Lubitz’s official notes ...

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3 Americans among 150 presumed dead in Germanwings crash

Germanwings plane crash Three Americans

Three Americans died in the Alps air crash that killed 150 people, the US state department has confirmed. Two of the victims have been named as Yvonne Selke and her ...

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1 dead after tornado spotted near Tulsa, Oklahoma

1 dead after tornado spotted near Tulsa, Oklahoma

At least one person has been killed and several others were injured after a tornado roared through Tulsa, Oklahoma. Tulsa police said the death occurred inside a mobile home park ...

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World’s largest asteroid impacts found in central Australia

asteroid impact zone on Earth

Scientists have discovered a giant asteroid impact zone spanning 400km in the central Australian outback, the largest ever recorded. The impact was caused by an enormous meteorite that split into ...

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Shark attack kills German tourist at Red Sea resort in Egypt

Shark attack

A German tourist has been killed in a rare shark attack off an Egyptian Red Sea resort, police say. The shark reportedly bit off the 52-year-old man’s leg at the ...

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