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President Obama's Credit Card Was Declined - NewsOK.com

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:12pm

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President Obama's Credit Card Was Declined
NewsOK.com
President Obama has many impersonators. So you can't blame his credit card company for being a bit skittish about identity theft. While signing an executive order on Friday mandating chip-and-pin technology on all federal government credit and debit cards, ...
Obama announces plan to tighten debit card securitySFGate
Obama's under-used credit card declined in NY cafeFox News

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U.S.-led air strike on ISIS kills eight in Syria - New York Daily News

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:10pm

New York Daily News

U.S.-led air strike on ISIS kills eight in Syria
New York Daily News
A U.S.-led coalition air strike on a gas distribution facility in an Islamic State stronghold set off a series of secondary explosions and killed at least eight people in eastern Syria, activists said Saturday. The air strike targeted a distribution station in the town of ...
Ramped-Up Strikes Stall IS Militants in KobaniVoice of America
Airstrike kills 8 in ISIS-held Syria townFox News

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Kurds thwart new jihadist bid to cut off Syria town - Hindustan Times

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:44pm

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Kurds thwart new jihadist bid to cut off Syria town
Hindustan Times
Kurdish forces in the Syrian town of Kobane repulsed a new attempt by Islamic State fighters to cut off the border with Turkey Saturday as troops battled the jihadists in neighbouring Iraq. It came as the US military said it had unleashed 25 more air strikes in ...
U.S.-led air strike on ISIS kills eight in SyriaNew York Daily News
Airstrikes target Islamic State oil facilities in SyriaUSA TODAY
Airstrikes hit ISIS targets in Syria, IraqCNN
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Kurds thwart new jihadist bid to cut off Syria town - Hindustan Times

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:44pm

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Kurds thwart new jihadist bid to cut off Syria town
Hindustan Times
Kurdish forces in the Syrian town of Kobane repulsed a new attempt by Islamic State fighters to cut off the border with Turkey Saturday as troops battled the jihadists in neighbouring Iraq. It came as the US military said it had unleashed 25 more air strikes in ...
U.S. launches 25 new airstrikes against IS in Iraq, SyriaBusiness Standard
Ramped-Up Strikes Stall IS Militants in KobaniVoice of America
White House: ISIS fighters in Syrian town creating 'target-rich environment' for USFox News
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College football's Week 8 winners and losers - USA TODAY

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:18pm

USA TODAY

College football's Week 8 winners and losers
USA TODAY
DALLAS (AP) — Claude Giroux scored a power-play goal at 2:49 of overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 6-5 victory over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night. Sean Couturier, Brayden Schenn, Andrew MacDonald, Jakub Voracek and Michael Raffl scored ...
Flyers rally again and again to get first win in OT / Rapid reactionGloucester County Times - NJ.com
Dallas Stars Squander Two-Goal Third Period Lead, Drop Game 6-5 to ...Defending Big D
Flyers vs Stars: LIVE analysis and fan chat during the gameThe Star-Ledger

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Cautious optimism in hometown of Nigeria's kidnapped girls after cease-fire news - Fox News

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:49pm

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Cautious optimism in hometown of Nigeria's kidnapped girls after cease-fire news
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ABUJA, Nigeri – There's no dancing in the streets, but people in the hometown of more than 200 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls are cautiously optimistic about news of a cease-fire with the Islamic extremists who abducted their daughters six months ago.
What's behind Boko Haram 'truce'?CNN (blog)
Nigeria to have abducted girls freed by TuesdayThe Nation
Hopes rise for the return of kidnapped schoolgirlsIrish Independent
Gulf Daily News
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Eric Frein manhunt wipes out many a speeding ticket - Allentown Morning Call

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:42pm

Eric Frein manhunt wipes out many a speeding ticket
Allentown Morning Call
And state court records show the manhunt for alleged cop-killer Eric Frein, now in its sixth week, appears to have had a significant impact on the agency's day-to-day law enforcement and public safety work. The 57,884 traffic tickets, summary offense citations ...

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Gov. John Kasich and Ohio Department of Health want stronger protocols for ... - The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 9:31pm

New York Times

Gov. John Kasich and Ohio Department of Health want stronger protocols for ...
The Plain Dealer - cleveland.com
Gov. John Kasich, left, and Summit County Public Health Commissioner Gene Nixon, address the media Saturday in response to the Ebola scare in Northeast Ohio. (Adam Ferrise, Northeast Ohio Media Group). Print · Henry J. Gomez, Northeast Ohio Media ...
Ohio takes its Ebola quarantine protocols up another notch19 Action News

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First US Ebola victim remembered as big-hearted, compassionate man - Firstpost

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:57pm

Firstpost

First US Ebola victim remembered as big-hearted, compassionate man
Firstpost
Salisbury, North Carolina: Thomas Eric Duncan was remembered on Saturday as a big-hearted and compassionate man whose virtues may have led to his infection with Ebola in his native Liberia and subsequent death as the first victim of the disease in the ...

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Fugitive Frein believed spotted near his high school in Poconos - Philly.com

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 8:53pm

Philly.com

Fugitive Frein believed spotted near his high school in Poconos
Philly.com
A wanted poster in the window of Iga's Men & Boys Hairstyling in Cresco, Pa. ED HILLE / Staff Photographer. Travel Deals. $1262 & up -- Ireland 7-Nt. 4-City Package w/Car from Philly · See all travel deals ».

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Planning, rehab went into Morse's pinch home run - SFGate

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 7:19pm

SFGate

Planning, rehab went into Morse's pinch home run
SFGate
Photo: Christian Petersen, Getty Images SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 16: Michael Morse #38 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after hitting a solo home run in the eighth inning against the St. Louis.
Madison Bumgarner gets nod for Giants World Series openerUSA TODAY
Behind MadBum, Giants to utilize same rotationMLB.com
Yost names Shields World Series Game One starterfox4kc.com
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Airstrikes target Islamic State oil facilities in Syria - USA TODAY

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 5:21pm

USA TODAY

Airstrikes target Islamic State oil facilities in Syria
USA TODAY
WASHINGTON — Airstrikes in Syria shifted from the besieged city of Kobani toward the oil facilities that fund Islamic State fighters who have seized portions of Syria and neighboring Iraq, the military announced Saturday. Two airstrikes were conducted near ...

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Tassie devil killed at US zoo - The Australian

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 4:41pm

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Tassie devil killed at US zoo
The Australian
A TASMANIAN devil at a US zoo has had its skull crushed by a block of asphalt. POLICE don't know if a member of the public or a zoo employee was responsible. Jasper was one of four Tasmanian devils shipped from Australia to the Albuquerque Bio Park ...
Tasmanian devil death probed at Albuquerque zooseattlepi.com
Police investigate Tasmanian devil death at Albuquerque BioPark ZooThe Republic
Albuquerque Zoo's Tasmanian devil is victim of foul playFox News

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Family mourns first US Ebola victim - The Hill

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 4:21pm

Indian Express

Family mourns first US Ebola victim
The Hill
A memorial service was held in North Carolina on Saturday for Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to die of Ebola in the United States. Reports from the Southern Baptist church in Salisbury, N.C., indicate that friends and family gathered to remember him as ...
Thomas Eric Duncan, first US Ebola victim, remembered for compassion at ...Newsday
Thomas Eric Duncan, first U.S. Ebola victim, remembered for compassionThe Oregonian - OregonLive.com
First US Ebola victim remembered for compassionBuffalo News

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Obama on Ebola: 'We Can't Give in to Hysteria' - TIME

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 2:05pm

Dallas Morning News

Obama on Ebola: 'We Can't Give in to Hysteria'
TIME
President Barack Obama on Saturday urged Americans to remain calm about the Ebola virus that has thus far been diagnosed in three people in the United States and killed one, emphasizing that cautious practices on the part of health authorities as well as ...
WHO promises analysis of Ebola response, won't comment on reported flawsReuters
Obama plea over Ebola 'hysteria'Irish Independent
Communities take Ebola precautions in USSky News Australia
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel -Washington Times -Bustle
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Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split - Washington Post

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 1:00pm

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Bishops scrap welcome to gays in sign of split
Washington Post
VATICAN CITY — Catholic bishops have scrapped their landmark welcome to gays, showing deep divisions at the end of a two-week meeting sought by Pope Francis to chart a more merciful approach to ministering to Catholic families. The bishops failed to ...
Catholic bishops scrap landmark welcome to gays in sign of splitFox News
Bishops adopt revised, 'balanced' stance on hot-button issuesCTV News

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Arizona Joins Other States in Allowing Gay Unions - EDGEOnTheNet

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 12:13pm

New York Daily News

Arizona Joins Other States in Allowing Gay Unions
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Kevin Patterson, left, and David Larance kiss after exchanging vows, as Rev. John Dorhaer, who performed the ceremony, stands at right (Source:AP Photo/Rick Scuteri). Karen Bailey and Nelda Majors were a couple for 50 years before they told friends and ...
Tucson couples celebrate historic day as gay marriages begin in ArizonaArizona Daily Star
Gay marriage legal in ArizonaUncover Michigan

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Sources: Percy Harvin involved in several ugly incidents while with Seahawks ... - New York Daily News

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:58am

New York Daily News

Sources: Percy Harvin involved in several ugly incidents while with Seahawks ...
New York Daily News
In the hours following the deal that is sending WR/KR Percy Harvin from the Seahawks to the Jets, accounts quickly surfaced of off-the-field issues with the wide receiver that likely contributed to Seattle's willingness to deal him. The deal became official on ...
Jets announce trade for receiver Percy Harvin; Seahawks get conditional draft pickFox News
Jets acquire Percy Harvin, release David NelsonNewsday
Jets announce trade for receiver Percy Harvinseattlepi.com

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Suspected Boko Haram fighters mount two deadly attacks after Nigeria "ceasefire" - Reuters Africa

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 11:20am

Suspected Boko Haram fighters mount two deadly attacks after Nigeria "ceasefire"
Reuters Africa
By Lanre Ola. MAIDUGURI Nigeria (Reuters) - Suspected Boko Haram militants have killed several people in two attacks on Nigerian villages that occurred after the government announced a ceasefire to enable 200 abducted girls to be freed, security sources ...

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Effectiveness of Ebola travel ban questioned - The Seattle Times

Sat, 10/18/2014 - 10:55am

Fox News

Effectiveness of Ebola travel ban questioned
The Seattle Times
A ban on travel from West Africa might seem like a simple and smart response to the frightening Ebola outbreak there. It's become a central demand of Republicans on Capitol Hill and some Democrats, and is popular with the public. But health experts are ...
Obama reinforces argument against travel ban, urges Americans to resist Ebola ...Fox News
Obama: Do Not Give in to Ebola 'Hysteria'Voice of America
Ebola facts: What is Ebola and how is it transmitted?Telegraph.co.uk
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