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Ebola lapses persisted for days at Dallas hospital

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Ebola death toll tops 4,900 out of over 10,000 cases: WHO

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Egypt says foreign hands behind Sinai attack

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Iran hangs woman in defiance of international campaign

Iran executed Saturday a 26-year‑old woman who had spent five years on death row for the murder of a former intelligence official, defying...

Former Cream frontman Jack Bruce dies aged 71

Jack Bruce, who formed influential British rock band Cream in the 1960s with guitarist Eric Clapton, has died aged 71, his family said on Saturday.

Paris's Picasso museum finally reopens after renovation

A top‑level sacking, harsh words from the artist's son, delays and a huge budget overrun -- Paris's Picasso museum reopens its doors on...