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Netanyahu vows to 'return quiet and security' to J'lem after attack, slams ...

Haaretz - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out Thursday at the international community for “showing weakness” and failing to pressure Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to denounce Wednesday's terror attack in Jerusalem, as well as failing to criticize ...

ISIS forces near Kobani, Syria, hit by fresh US airstrikes

CBC.ca - ‎22 minutes ago‎
The United States conducted further air strikes against ISIS forces in and around Kobani, Syria, on Thursday as the battle between Kurdish rebels and militants raged.

Mr. Cook and Mr. Zuckerberg go to China

Fortune - ‎1 hour ago‎
The CEOs of Apple and Facebook both flew to China this week. Both trips were noteworthy, but for different reasons. Tim Cook was in China discussing “data privacy” with a vice premier only two days after reports that Apple's iCloud service had been attacked ...

Explosion in Northern Nigeria town of Azare kills five people

Ghana Broadcasting Corporation - ‎33 minutes ago‎
An explosion near a bus station in northern Nigeria has killed five people and left twelve others injured. The blast occurred in Azare town in Bauchi State last night.

Ethiopia: Critical Infrastructure projects keeps on track for Africa's economic ...

Geeska Afrika - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Addis Ababa (HAN) October 23, 2014. Expert Analysis, Your Power & Regional Influence Magazine, opinion page by William Davison in Addis Ababa (Global Development - TheGuardian).

Ethiobia: Prof. Ali Khalif Gallayr Expelled from Addis

Mareeg Media - ‎2 hours ago‎
Mareeg.com-The president of Khatumo State who is also a Somali parliamentarian Prof. Ali Khalif Gallayr was ordered to leave Addis Ababa as soon as possible.

Malema won't apologise for shoving a man, calling him a 'boer'

Mail & Guardian Online - ‎13 minutes ago‎
EFF leader Julius Malema will not apologise for shoving and allegedly swearing at a man in a Limpopo fast-food outlet, the EFF said.

SABC chair's qualifications inquiry halted

Eyewitness News - ‎59 minutes ago‎
Joyce Moloi-Moropa says the inquiry can't proceed until the court rules whether it is a disciplinary hearing. The SABC offices in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.

Good boy: President Lungu releases draft constitution

Zambian Watchdog - ‎3 hours ago‎
President Lungu has utilised his position of acting president to cause government to release the draft constitution to parliament after such a long time and demands from the public.

Baltic 'hunt for reds in October'

Deutsche Welle - ‎2 hours ago‎
A blurry shape in the Baltic spotted by residents on an archipelago just south of Stockholm was thought to be a Russian submarine, perhaps in distress.

South Sudan women suggest sex strike to end war

Jamaica Observer - ‎3 hours ago‎
JUBA, South Sudan (AFP) - A group of South Sudanese women peace activists has suggested that men in the civil war-torn country be denied sex until they stop fighting.

Philip Fenton found guilty of possessing anabolic steroids

The Guardian - ‎10 minutes ago‎
Philip Fenton, pictured at this year's Cheltenham Festival, faces a Turf Club investigation after being found guilty of possessing anabolic steroids.

Islamist preacher rejects link to Ottawa shootings, warns of threat to Britain

Jerusalem Post - ‎33 minutes ago‎
LONDON - Britain's most high-profile Islamist preacher rejected suggestions on Thursday he had influenced the man believed to have shot dead a soldier in Ottawa, but warned there could be similar attacks in Britain from angry radicalized Muslims.

Botswana readies for crunch elections

Independent Online - ‎2 hours ago‎
iol pic afr botswana-vote AFP Activists for the ruling Botswana Democratic Party distribute posters with a picture of incumbent President Ian Khama at a pre-election gathering in Gaborone.

Ethiopia: Asian Paints' Subsidiary Bought 51 % of Kadisco Paints

2merkato - Ethiopian Business Portal - ‎3 hours ago‎
berger Asian Paints is acquired a 51 percent share in the Ethiopian Kadisco Paints via its Singapore-based subsidiary Berger International.

UPDATE 1-S.Africa would consider strategic partner for SAA -minister

Reuters Africa - ‎13 minutes ago‎
(Updates with quotes, background). CAPE TOWN Oct 23 (Reuters) - South Africa would consider a strategic partner for struggling state-run airline SAA, the minister of public enterprises said on Thursday, as the government looks for spending cuts.

Husky Energy profit rises 11.5% on increased production

Financial Post - ‎38 minutes ago‎
Canadian oil and gas producer Husky Energy Inc reported an 11.5% rise in quarterly profit, helped by a 10% increase in production.

Nokia earnings top analysts' estimates as network sales rise

Chicago Tribune - ‎21 minutes ago‎
STOCKHOLM - Nokia reported earnings topping analysts' estimates as rising network spending by phone carriers in the U.S. and China helped the Finnish equipment maker to its first quarter of sales growth since 2011.

Vintage Apple-1 Fetches Record $905000 at Auction

PC Magazine - ‎1 hour ago‎
The near million-dollar price tag makes it the most expensive Apple-1 ever sold at auction. 0shares. Apple-1 · VIEW ALL PHOTOS IN GALLERY.

Duckbilled Dinosaur Looked Like Jar Jar Binks

Sky News - ‎57 minutes ago‎
The "goofy and weird" creature had killer claws but no teeth, a duckbill on its head and a hump-like sail on its back. 15:46, UK, Thursday 23 October 2014.

Ad-Free Social Network Ello Gets $5.5 Million in Funding

TIME - ‎55 minutes ago‎
US-IT-INTERNET-MEDIA-ELLO The Ello website is seen on the monitor screen September 27, 2014 in Washington D.C. Paul J. Richards—AFP/Getty Images.

Foxconn eyes China display plant for $5.7 billion -- report

CNET - ‎1 hour ago‎
If Foxconn makes the investment, it would be the largest in the company's history, but so far, talks are only in their preliminary stages.

Ethiopia leaps towards middle income 30 years after the famine

Nazret.com (blog) - ‎2 hours ago‎
It is now three decades since Ethiopia experienced the infamous famine that cost the lives of more than a million people. The tragedy prompted the BBC's Michael Buerk to describe it as “a biblical famine in the 20th century” and “the closest thing to hell on ...

'Goodfellas' actor sues 'The Simpsons' for $250 mn

The Star Online - ‎15 hours ago‎
The Simpsons merchandise is seen on display at the 350th episode block party on the New York street of Fox Pico Lot, April 25, 2005, in Los Angeles, California.

Big demand for 2015 Rugby World Cup tickets

Stuff.co.nz - ‎1 hour ago‎
A total of 950,000 tickets to the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England were sold last month from a record application for more than five million tickets.

West Indies cricket The calypso ends

The Economist - ‎52 minutes ago‎
CRICKET “remains the instrument of Caribbean cohesion,” wrote Clive Lloyd, a former West Indies cricket captain, without exaggeration.

Tennis - Bouchard positive despite 'butt kicking' in Singapore

Yahoo Eurosport UK - ‎14 minutes ago‎
Eugenie Bouchard has enjoyed a breakthrough season, reaching the Wimbledon final and climbing to number five in the world, and although she "got her butt kicked" at the season-ending WTA Finals, the 20-year-old Canadian has loved every minute of it.

Letter: Help to erradicate polio

Ames Tribune - ‎8 hours ago‎
Rotary, a worldwide humanitarian service organization with two clubs in Ames, made polio eradication its top priority nearly 30 years ago.

Hanes Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month With Relaunch Of ...

MarketWatch - ‎28 minutes ago‎
America's No. 1 Apparel Brand Partners with National Breast Cancer Foundation To Help Raise the Comfort Level Surrounding Mammograms.
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