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October 25 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 15:18:14

Brazil's two presidential candidates, opposition hopeful Aecio Neves and leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff, were neck-and-neck in the polls Saturday as campaigning wrapped up on the eve of the country's runoff vote.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 13:30:04

Masked gunmen on Saturday shot dead three Turkish soldiers in the restive Kurdish-majority southeast of the country, the army said, blaming separatist "terrorists" for an attack that threatens to undermine a fragile ceasefire.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 10:05:47

Islamic State(IS)group fighters made a new bid to cut off the Syrian border town of Kobane from neighbouring Turkey Saturday as preparations gathered pace to deploy Iraqi Kurdish reinforcements.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 09:32:20

An exhibition in Paris aimed at teaching children about love, relationships and sex has upset traditionalists who have collected a 40,000-signature petition to have it stopped.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 06:04:29

Iran hanged Saturday a woman convicted of murdering a former intelligence officer she claimed had tried to sexually assault her, defying international appeals for a stay of execution.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 03:24:01

A two-year-old girl who was both Mali's first confirmed Ebola case and then death may have exposed 'many people' to the disease as she travelled by bus through the country, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Friday.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 02:36:50

Egypt declared a three-month state of emergency would begin Saturday in the north and centre of the Sinai Peninsula and closed the border with the Gaza Strip after a suicide car bombing killed 30 soldiers.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Sat Oct 25 2014, 01:38:13

Alarmed by the case of an Ebola-infected New York doctor, the governors of New Jersey and New York on Friday ordered a mandatory, 21-day quarantine for all travelers who have had contact with the disease in West Africa.

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October 24 2014

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Oct 24 2014, 15:11:38

A gunman opened fire at a high school near Seattle Friday, killing at least one and injuring several others before turning the gun on himself, police and media reports said.

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From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Fri Oct 24 2014, 11:58:18

After making headlines in the United States earlier this month, pranks consisting of scaring people while wearing creepy clown costumes have now become a security concern for French law enforcement.

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