Economy remains key for candidates, voters despite foreign crises

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While Ebola and terror threats have dominated headlines in recent weeks, lingering weak spots in the U.S. economy continue to keep pocketbook issues resonating with voters ahead of next week’s elections.
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Lufthansa lowers 2015 profit goal

BBC News - 19 min 4 sec ago
Lufthansa has lowered its profit guidance for 2015 due to concerns about a global economic slowdown and competition over fares.
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Abbas warning over holy site closure

BBC News - 23 min 22 sec ago
The Palestinian leader's spokesman calls the closure of a disputed Jerusalem holy site after the shooting of a Jewish activist a "declaration of war".
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Burkina Faso parliament set ablaze

BBC News - 23 min 55 sec ago
Protesters angry at plans to allow Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore to extend his 27-year-rule set fire to parliament in the capital.
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UK can be sued over rendition case

BBC News - 25 min 6 sec ago
A Libyan man can sue the UK government over claims he was illegally sent back to Libya and tortured, the Court of Appeal rules.
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Penalties 'do not stop' drug use

BBC News - 45 min 59 sec ago
There is no link between tough laws and levels of illegal drug use, a Home Office study finds, sparking a policy row within the coalition government.
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Pulitzer-winning poet Kinnell dies

BBC News - 58 min 37 sec ago
Pulitzer Prize-winning US poet Galway Kinnell, best known for his spiritual poems connecting the experiences of daily life to larger forces, dies aged 87.
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Prison for S Korea bullying soldiers

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A military court in South Korea gives prison sentences ranging from 25 to 45 years to four soldiers involved in the death of a junior soldier.
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Tunisia secularists win elections

BBC News - 1 hour 6 min ago
Tunisia's secularist Nidaa Tounes party wins 81 seats in parliament, pushing the Islamists of Ennahda into second place, official results show.
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UK rubbish heats Danish homes

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Denmark burns UK waste for heating
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie argues with Sandy heckler

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The second anniversary of Superstorm Sandy arrived Wednesday in a region where recovery in New Jersey and New York is happening unevenly, with many houses, boardwalks and businesses rebuilt but many people still unable to return to their homes.
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Norway's long wait for rockslide

BBC News - 1 hour 40 min ago
It could be a long wait for viewers, but Norwegian TV has set up a webcam in front of Mount Mannen in anticipation of a large rockslide.
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MPs set to debate UK drugs policy

BBC News - 1 hour 47 min ago
The House of Commons is to debate government policy on drugs, with MPs from all parties calling for a review of 40-year old legislation on drug misuse.
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Barclays sets aside £500m in probe

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Barclays reports profits of £3.72bn for the first nine months of the year as it sets aside £500m relating to "investigations" into foreign exchange trading.
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VIDEO: Becoming a mother at 70 in India

BBC News - 2 hours 8 min ago
The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.
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Shell appoints new chairman

BBC News - 2 hours 16 min ago
Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell has appointed former Bank of America and DuPont chair Charles Holliday as chairman.
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VIDEO: Chinese Hollywood builds Forbidden City

BBC News - 2 hours 17 min ago
Hengdian, a small town on the east coast of China, has become the setting for one of the largest outdoor movie studios in the world.
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Kerala court upholds alcohol ban

BBC News - 2 hours 38 min ago
The high court in the southern Indian state of Kerala upholds the government's decision to ban the sale and consumption of alcohol to tackle the state's drink problem.
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Rocket makers probe US explosion

BBC News - 2 hours 52 min ago
The builders of an unmanned supply rocket which exploded on the way to the International Space Station have vowed to find the cause of the failure.
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NY Times story on disgraced prostitution prober raises journalistic questions

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This scoop by the New York Times has an extra bit of resonance: It casts doubt on an earlier exclusive by the Washington Post that relied heavily on the now-suspect source.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.