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Ebola fear, monitoring eases for some in Dallas


<pp_img type="node" title="APTOPIX Ebola Cruise Ship" caption="Christine Wade, a registered nurse at the University of Texas Medical Branch, greets Carnival Magic passengers disembarking in Galveston, Texas on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014. Nurses met passengers with Ebola virus fact sheets and to answer any questions.

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HK leader: ‘External forces’ involved in protests

<pp_img type="node" title="Hong Kong Democracy Protest" caption="Protesters wear protective gear made by plastic bottle at a barricade in the Mong Kok district of Hong Kong, early Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.

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Japan leads Asia stocks higher after US rebound

By The Associated Press

<pp_img type="node" title="APTOPIX Financial Markets Wall Street" caption="Specialist David Haubner works with traders at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. U.S. stocks opened higher Friday as investors weighed the latest corporate earnings news and data showing home construction picked up last month.

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Ana downgraded to tropical storm; Hawaii relaxes


<pp_img type="node" title="Tropical Weather-Hawaii" caption="Tourists watch surfers out in choppy waves at Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, as Hurricane Ana passes southwest of Hawaii.

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Joko Widodo inaugurated as Indonesian president

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has been inaugurated as Indonesia’s new president.

Jokowi took the oath of the office Monday at a ceremony at the parliament in the capital, Jakarta, attended by regional leaders and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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As Fighting Rages, Turkey’s Erdogan Rejects Any US Plan to Arm Syrian Kurds Battling ISIS


Patrick Goodenough

<pp_img type="node" title="APTOPIX Turkey Syria" caption="Thick smoke and flames from a fire rises following a strike in Kobani, Syria, during fighting between Syrian Kurds and the militants of the Islamic State group, as seen from a hilltop on the outskirts of Suruc, at the Turkey-Syria border, Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014.

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Friends, family of Ebola patient reach milestone


FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Louise Troh has spent three weeks confined to a home while battling loneliness and fear that she too contracted Ebola, the disease that killed her boyfriend, Thomas Eric Duncan.

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Colts’ defense dominates Bengals 27-0


<pp_img type="node" title="Bengals Colts Football" caption="Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw dives into the end zone for a 10-yard touchdown reception against Cincinnati Bengals outside linebacker Vincent Rey (57) and George Iloka (43) during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in Indianapolis.

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Robotic device helps paralyzed groom walk aisle

DEWITT, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Ficarra has been paralyzed from the chest down since an accident three years ago, but that didn’t stop him from walking down the aisle.

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‘Fury’ blasts ‘Gone Girl’ from top of box office

<pp_img type="node" title="Box Office" caption="This photo released by Sony Pictures Entertainment shows, from left, Shia LaBeouf as Boyd "Bible" Swan, Logan Lerman as Norman, Brad Pitt as Sgt.

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