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British warplanes launch first strikes in Iraq

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US attacks IS with 20 air raids in 24 hours: Centcom

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Hong Kong protests hit China's National Day

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First Ebola case is diagnosed in US

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Kurds seize Iraq-Syria border post Sunni tribe joins fight against ISIS

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US Marines crisis unit to deploy to Mideast

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Japan volcano death toll likely to rise to around 46 as more victims found

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Police: Shots fired at school, one student hurt

A high school student was injured and one person was being sought after a shooting at a high school in southern Louisville, police said Tuesday.