1. Published by The New York times on 2014-09-24 at 03:14:41

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  2. U.S. and Arab allies launch first strikes on militants in Syria
    Published by Reuters on 2014-09-24 at 05:08:24

    WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) – The United States and its Arab allies bombed militant groups in Syria for the first time on Tuesday, killing scores of Islamic State fighters, members of a separate al Qaeda-linked group and opening a new front amid shifting …

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  3. White tiger kills man at Delhi zoo
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-23 at 22:24:51

    A white tiger attacks and kills a man who was in its enclosure at a zoo in the Indian capital Delhi.

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  4. Lena Dunham’s Memoir-ish ‘Not That Kind of Girl’
    Published by The New York times on 2014-09-23 at 23:13:37

    In her new book of personal essays, “Not That Kind of Girl,” Lena Dunham candidly describes the experience of making her way in the world.

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  5. Nigeria back-tracks on Chibok girls
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-24 at 00:26:06

    Nigeria’s army retracts its statement that some of the schoolgirls abducted in April by Islamist militants have been freed.

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  6. US confirms 14 air strikes against Isis in Syria
    Published by The Guardian on 2014-09-23 at 19:20:39

    US and allies have deployed jets and missiles against militantsIsis stronghold of Raqqa is among targets, says US officialDozens of fighters are killed, says monitoring groupBahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UAE and Jordan involvedSyria air strikes: latest de…

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  7. Israel shoots down Syrian plane over Golan
    Published by AlJazeera on 2014-09-24 at 09:41:22

    Syria accuses Israel of siding with rebels after one of its aircraft is destroyed over Golan Heights.

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  8. Gay asylum seekers on Manus Island write of fear of persecution in PNG
    Published by The Guardian on 2014-09-24 at 06:57:15

    Guardian Australia obtains six letters detailing persecution in Iran, detention centre abuse and fears about resettlement in Papua New Guinea, where homosexuality is illegal Continue reading…

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  9. In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Militant Cell Said to Plot an Attack Against the West
    Published by The New York times on 2014-09-24 at 06:09:26

    American forces took advantage of the strikes against the Islamic State in Syria to try to also wipe out the leadership of an unrelated cell that the White House said was plotting against the United States or Europe.

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  10. In Airstrikes, U.S. Targets Cell Said to Plot an Attack
    Published by The New York times on 2014-09-24 at 06:09:26

    American forces took advantage of the strikes against the Islamic State in Syria to try to also wipe out the leadership of an unrelated cell that the White House said was plotting against the United States or Europe.

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  11. Exclusive: U.S. told Iran of intent to strike Islamic State in Syria – source
    Published by Reuters on 2014-09-24 at 05:09:45

    UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States informed Iran in advance of its intention to strike Islamic State militants in Syria and assured Tehran that it would not target the forces of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, a senior Iranian official told Re…

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  12. India Mars mission arrives in orbit
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-24 at 09:35:25

    India becomes the fourth nation to put a satellite into orbit around Mars, as Mangalyaan arrives to study the Red Planet’s atmosphere.

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  13. India triumphs with first mission to Mars
    Published by AlJazeera on 2014-09-24 at 09:26:19

    Prime minister hails historic feat as Mangalyaan satellite enters Mars orbit in country’s maiden mission to planet.

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  14. Vatican arrests former archbishop on paedophilia charges
    Published by Reuters on 2014-09-24 at 02:01:41

    VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – The Vatican on Tuesday arrested a former archbishop accused of paying for sex with children while he was a papal ambassador in the Dominican Republic, the first-ever arrest inside the city state on charges of paedophilia.

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  15. Germany to impose rent-rise caps on inner-city properties
    Published by The Guardian on 2014-09-23 at 19:32:24

    Rental properties are homes, not just commodities, says justice minister as new rules limit rent rises to 10% of local average Continue reading…

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  16. France promises $1bn for climate change fund at UN summit
    Published by The Guardian on 2014-09-24 at 02:19:10

    Pledge comes on a day of impassioned speeches from some 120 world leaders as well as a cameo from Leonardo DiCaprio UN climate change summit in New York live coverageFrom activism to arrest: one polar bears adventure with Flood Wall Street Continue read…

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  17. On the Environment: Flooding Risk From Climate Change, Country by Country
    Published by The New York times on 2014-09-24 at 01:11:41

    A new analysis of sea levels and flood risk around the world offers more evidence that the brunt of climate change will not be borne equally.

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  18. China Sentences Uighur Scholar to Life
    Published by The New York times on 2014-09-24 at 03:48:51

    The punishment of Ilham Tohti, a professor widely considered to be a moderate voice among ethnic Uighurs, was among the harshest imposed on a dissident in years.

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  19. IS ‘not America’s fight alone’
    Published by BBC on 2014-09-24 at 03:37:11

    President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.

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  20. Chelsea Manning sues US military over denial of gender dysphoria treatment
    Published by The Guardian on 2014-09-24 at 00:57:37

    Chuck Hagel greenlit rudimentary treatment in July but since then only one concession made by military Continue reading…

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