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Washington school shooting suspect left unhappy tweets

Oct 26, 2014

Washington school shooting suspect left unhappy tweets

SEATTLE (Reuters) - A high school student believed to have shot to death a classmate and wounded four others on Friday at his campus north of Seattle was a popular homecoming prince but appeared on social media as a heart broken and sometimes angry adolescent. Police offered no motive for why Jaylen Fryberg, a freshman at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, walked into his school cafeteria and shot his fellow students. Rebecca Cooley, the mother of a boy at the school, said Frysberg was a well-known football player who recently was on the homecoming court at the school. #Business #China #Japan #Technology #France #Arabic #Russia #Italy #Latin America
Poland bids to reclaim forgotten past as haven for Jews

Oct 26, 2014

Poland bids to reclaim forgotten past as haven for Jews

WARSAW (Reuters) - Poland, the country on whose soil Nazi Germany carried out the darkest acts of the Holocaust, is starting to re-connect with its other role in Jewish history, as a home for 1,000 years to one of the world's biggest Jewish communities. #Business #facebook #United States #India #Brazil #France #Russia #Latin America #Mexico #Holocaust #jewish
Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting

Oct 25, 2014

Police seek motive in fatal Washington state school shooting

MARYSVILLE Wash. (Reuters) - Authorities were seeking a motive on Saturday as to why a high school student in the United States' Washington state shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others in a campus cafeteria before killing himself. The shooter, a homecoming prince at Marysville-Pilchuck High School north of Seattle, took his own life as his classmates fled to safety #Business #facebook #India #China #Japan #Russia #markets #Italy #Latin America #opinion
Medical worker quarantined in New Jersey under new Ebola safeguards

Oct 25, 2014

Medical worker quarantined in New Jersey under new Ebola safeguards

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A medical worker quarantined in New Jersey on her return from treating Ebola victims in West Africa was being evaluated in a hospital isolation ward on Saturday after new contagion-control safeguards were imposed for America's biggest urban center. She was the first to be quarantined under a policy imposed on Friday by the states of New York and New Jersey requiring all health workers coming from Ebola-stricken West African countries to be automatically confined for monitoring during the 21-day incubation period of the virus #Business #United States #India #Technology #Arabic #Russia #Africa #Latin America
Kurdish militants kill three soldiers in southeast Turkey - army

Oct 25, 2014

Kurdish militants kill three soldiers in southeast Turkey - army

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Kurdish militants killed three Turkish soldiers in Turkey's southeast on Saturday, the Turkish Armed Forces said, in a further blow to peace talks between Ankara and the insurgents. Three members of the "separatist terrorist organisation", a term used by the army to describe the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), shot the soldiers who were in plain clothes, the army said in a statement. The soldiers were buying electrical supplies for the military post where they served, media said #Business #United States #Japan #Technology #Arabic #Middle East #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico
Ebola death toll tops 4,900 as virus spreads - WHO

Oct 25, 2014

Ebola death toll tops 4,900 as virus spreads - WHO

GENEVA (Reuters) - The death toll from the Ebola epidemic rose to 4,922 out of 10,141 known cases in eight countries through Oct. 23, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday #facebook #India #Middle East #Italy #Argentina #United Kingdom #Latin America #Mexico #opinion
India picks Israel's Spike anti-tank missile over U.S. Javelin - source

Oct 25, 2014

India picks Israel's Spike anti-tank missile over U.S. Javelin - source

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India has opted to buy Israel's Spike anti-tank guided missile, a defence ministry source said on Saturday, rejecting a rival U.S. #United States #India #China #Technology #France #Arabic #Israel #United Kingdom #Latin America #opinion
China's top graft-buster says fight will never end

Oct 25, 2014

China's top graft-buster says fight will never end

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's fight against deeply ingrained corruption will never end, the top official in charge of tackling graft said before a meeting intended to clean up business in the world's second-largest economy. Since President Xi Jinping launched his high-profile campaign against corruption upon assuming office last year, senior officials including powerful former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang have been removed from their posts and put under investigation #Business #facebook #United States #India #Japan #Technology #Latin America #Mexico
Protesters march against Renzi labour reforms in Rome

Oct 25, 2014

Protesters march against Renzi labour reforms in Rome

ROME (Reuters) - Demonstrators from across Italy filled the streets of Rome on Saturday to protest against labour market reforms which the government of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has made a cornerstone of its policy. Red flags bearing the logo of Italy's largest union, the CGIL, waved over town squares as thousands of people rallied behind the group's call for job creation and job security #Economy #facebook #United States #China #Brazil #France #Arabic #Government #Italy #United Kingdom #Latin America