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Ebola outbreak becomes key topic in midterm elections

With just two weeks until election day, the issue of the ongoing Ebola crisis has become a talking point on the midterm campaign train. Chip Reid reports on how Ebola is being used by both Republicans and Democrats to score political points.

Who will Ebola hurt in the midterm elections?

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With just two weeks of campaigning left, candidates from across the political spectrum are using the public's fear to their advantage

Palestinian convicted for 'interfering' with Israeli army work

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Palestinian convicted for 'interfering' with Israeli army work
Jerusalem (AFP) - An Israeli military court has convicted a Palestinian activist, regarded by the EU as a human rights defender, for "interfering" with the work of a soldier, his lawyer said Tuesday.

Mentally ill Briton accused over jihad camp extradited to US

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Mentally ill Briton accused over jihad camp extradited to US
London (AFP) - A mentally ill man suspected of conspiring to establish a jihadist training camp in the United States was deported to the US Tuesday, British police said.

Egypt clamps down on campuses over new unrest fears

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Egypt clamps down on campuses over new unrest fears
Cairo (AFP) - As the new academic term began in Egypt, riot police were standing guard at Cairo's universities to quash any repeat of Islamist-led protests that turned campuses nationwide into battlefields.