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Middle East

New demands issued for Lebanese hostages
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Rival officers claim power in Burkina Faso
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

Egyptian campuses and football emerge as flashpoint in resistance to President Al-Sisi
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Zoo lets the brave tickle a lion's tummy
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Latest updates / Isolation of defiant Maine nurse enforced by judge
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

OPINION: The Islamic State’s Ideology Is Grounded in Saudi Education
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Army: Rocket fired from Gaza hits southern Israel
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

“Saudi FM's remarks unconstructive”
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Australia’s angry birds swoop to protect young
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Virgin Galactic spaceship ends in fatal crash in California
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

ECB all set to take over as banking watchdog
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Clashes Continue In Ibb, Over 18 Killed
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.

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Europe

Space project continues - Branson
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo 'was using new fuel formulation'
BreakingNews.ie, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

J.K. Rowling's new 'Harry Potter' tale
CNN International, London, England.

Kim Kardashian reveals 'my little stinker' skunk is North's Halloween costume
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

David Cameron forced to bring back motorbike outriders after jogger crash
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Iraqi Pershmerga arrive in Kobani to fight ISIL
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

EU Tyranny: New Law against Democratically Dismantling EU from Within
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

Military disputes post-coup leadership in Burkina Faso
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

June Steenkamp interview: Now its crystal clear Reeva is never coming back
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

US says working with KRG to stop ISIL oil smuggling
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Postcard from... New Delhi
Independent The, London, England.

Reuters: United States chides Russia over military flights in Europe
Kyiv Post, English language weekly, Kyiv, Ukraine.

The Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes EVER
Look Magazine, London, England.

Major Ukrainian TV provider drops Russian channels
Moscow News The, Independent, Moscow, Russia.

After Elections, What's Next for Ukraine?
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

'Lawyer for the dead' unearths El Salvador's sadistic violence in quest for justice
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

What women REALLY like to check out on the beach
OK! Magazine UK, Celebrity news, London, England.

UN Says 4,000 Killed In Ukraine Conflict
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Burkina Faso's President Resigns After Riots
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

Global gender gap: equality is overrated
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

Virgin Galactic crash site: a patch of empty desert beneath the skies that saw the dawn of space travel
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Twiggy on her new collection for M&S: 'bloody brilliant'
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.

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Asia

Israel reopens Al-Aqsa mosque ahead of Muslim prayers
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Pingtung gov't leaks info to Wei-Chuan
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Virgin Galactic Spaceship Crash Kills 1
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

North Korea reportedly blocks Facebook and Twitter
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

Flu or Ebola? US hospitals prepare for a confusing season
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

20 militants, four security personnel killed in Orakzai clash
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Clashes kill 7 soldiers, 20 militants in northwest Pakistan
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

Japan Forty dead dogs found dumped by river
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Kolkata theatre screens by skirt length
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

Islamists rally in Egypt ahead of referendum vote, 3 killed
Indian Express, News portal, Mumbai, India.

US Blacklists Burma Ruling Party Lawmaker
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

BOJ shocks by expanding stimulus, sending stocks soaring
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Official: Bangladesh hit by electricity blackout as national power grid link to India fails
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

Flu or Ebola? US hospitals prepare for a confusing season
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

26 wounded in rocket attack on jail
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

APNewsBreak: Icahn says Taj casino likely to close
Sify News, Chennai, India.

Ukraine President cancels trip over protests in eastern Ukraine
Straits Times, Pro-government, Singapore.

Bushfire 'suspicious'
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Commander: 18 Islamist fighters killed in Libya
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Tang Prize paves path toward brighter future
Taiwan Today, Government Information Office, Taipei, Taiwan.

4 more polio cases found in Pakistan; tally jumps to 235
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Israel reopens al-Aqsa Mosque with police out in force
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Lt colonel assumes power in Burkina Faso after president flees
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.

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Americas

A Visit to the Slavery Museum: How the Legacy of Slavery Is Linked to White Racism Today
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

CAF meet over Ebola-clouded Cup of Nations
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

'Today was a tough day': Co-pilot dies in Virgin Galactic spaceship crash
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

How Iowa Scientists Are Fighting To Get Climate Change On The Political Radar
Climate Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Remembering Mandela
Common Ground News Service, Non-Profit News Service, Washington, DC, U.S.

Greenpeace announces Ice Ride Saturday
Dominican Today, Independent daily, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Dreams of a short war are exactly that
Globe and Mail The, Centrist daily, Toronto, Canada.

Liberty Reserve Brought Down By 'Joe Bogus': How The Feds Arrested Arthur Budovsky
International Business Times, Business news organization, New York, U.S.

Canada Accused of Failing to Prevent Overseas Mining Abuses
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Canada bans visas for all travelers from West Africa
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Flexi-rape fury
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

For the record
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Cartoon Shows Netanyahu Flying Plane Into WTC
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Boo! Debunking 10 scary claims for Halloween
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

China's October factory growth unexpectedly hits five-month low: official PMI
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Judge rejects isolation for U.S. nurse who treated Ebola patients
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Why America Elects So Few Women Compared To The Rest Of The World
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Toronto police launch investigation into Jian Ghomeshi allegations
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

Who will you vote for in the local government elections?
Trinidad Guardian, Independent daily, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad.

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Amy Poehler, Tina Fey and Mindy Kaling: How they manage (and mismanage) stress
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

ObamaCare Buyers Club
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Will: The stakes on Tuesday
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.

Africa

Power struggle in Burkina Faso
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Burkina Faso unrest: food shortage likely to hit Ghana
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

US slams eastern Ukraine vote
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

South Africa's health system shuns asylum seekers
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

South Sudan: How to end economic domination by foreigners?
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

 
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