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Ángel Di María Asks For Transfer As Sami Khedira Also Rejects New Deal

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Ángel Di María has told Real Madrid he wants to leave the club and has rejected the offer of a new contract, coach Carlo Ancelotti has revealed.

China Tries Five Cult Members For McDonald’s Murder

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Five people went on trial Thursday in China on charges of beating a woman to death in a McDonald’s restaurant after unsuccessfully trying to recruit her to join their Christian cult.

Three Senior Hamas Leaders Killed In Israeli Air Strike

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Islamic militant group Hamas said three of its senior military leaders have been killed in an Israeli air strike in the Gaza Strip.

India: Protesters Attack Police As Assam, Nagaland Fight Over Territory

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Thousands of protesters in the far-flung Indian state of Assam defied a curfew and attacked police in a fifth day of unrest over a territorial dispute with a neighbouring state.

Air France Staff Refuse To Fly To West Africa Amid Fears Of Ebola Outbreak

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Some Air France flight crews are refusing to board planes bound for Guinea, Sierra Leone and Nigeria over fears of the Ebola outbreak.

Israeli Fire Kills 18 In Gaza After Truce Collapse

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Eighteen Palestinians have been killed and 120 wounded by Israeli strikes across Gaza since the collapse of a temporary truce, medics said Wednesday (Aug 20).

Ebola: Liberian President Sirleaf Imposes Curfew

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Liberia has imposed a nighttime curfew and has quarantined an area of the capital Monrovia in a bid to halt the deadly Ebola outbreak

Egypt: Four Beheaded Corpses Found In Sinai Peninsula

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Four beheaded corpses were found by residents of a town in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, security sources said, blaming Islamist militants waging an insurgency against Cairo.

Missouri Shooting: Police Makes More Arrest

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Police in Ferguson, Missouri say they have arrested 47 people during a mostly peaceful protest over the police shooting of a black teenager.

Police Arrest 4 People Connected To Letter Bombs In Ireland & England

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Police investigating a series of letter bombs sent to addresses in northern Ireland and England have arrested four people.

Ukrainian Government Forces And Separatists Rebels In Fierce Battle For Town Of Ilovaisk

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Ukrainian government and rebel forces are both claiming control of the small town of Ilovaisk in the Donetsk region after fierce fighting.

Illness With Ebola-like Symptoms Kills Several In Congo

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Democratic Republic of Congo has sent its health minister and a team of experts to the remote northern Equateur province after several people died there from a disease with Ebola-like symptoms, a local official and a professor said on Wednesday. It was not immediately clear if there was any connection with Ebola. An epidemic of that disease has killed more than 1,200 people in Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria.

Doctors Remove Skeleton Of Baby Left Inside Mother For 38 Years

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An Indian woman is thought to have had the world's longest ectopic pregnancy after doctors removed the skeleton of a baby that had been inside her for nearly four decades.

Rwanda Appeal CAF Disqualification From AFCON 2015

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The Rwanda Football Federation on Tuesday appealed against its disqualification from 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers for fielding a player with double nationality.

Gisele Bundchen Tops Forbes World’s Highest-Paid Models of 2014 With $47 Million!

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Forbes.com has released its list of The World’s Highest-Paid Models of 2014 and Gisele is sitting pretty at the top with $47 million!

Indian Doctors Baffled After Eight-Year-Old's Fingers Swell To Giant Proportions

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An eight-year-old boy has left doctors baffled after his hands swelled to giant proportions and now weigh more than two stone.

Protesters Demand The Resignation Of Pakistan’s Prime Minister

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Thousands of Pakistani opposition supporters, some armed with sticks and wire cutters, marched into a fortified zone in the center of Islamabad on Tuesday night to press their demands for the resignation of the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Islamic State Terrorist Who Beheaded US Journalist Is British, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond Reveals

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The brutal Islamic State terrorist filmed beheading American journalist James Foley ‘appears to be British’, the Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said this morning.

Israeli Strike In Gaza Hits Family Of Hamas Military Commander

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Hamas said Wednesday that an Israeli air strike killed the wife and child of its Gaza military chief, as a temporary ceasefire went up in smoke and Cairo truce talks froze.

Iraqi Foreign Minister Calls For Global Support Against Islamic State

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Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshiyar Zebari urged the world on Wednesday to back his country against Islamic State militants after the al Qaeda offshoot released a video purportedly showing the beheading of a U.S. journalist kidnapped in Syria. Zebari told Reuters that Islamic State was a threat to the world, not just to Iraq's minority ethnic groups whose members it has killed in its latest sweep through the north.