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Middle East

Gunman kills Canadian soldier in Ottawa, days after 'jihadist' shooting in Qebec
Al Bawaba, Middle East News, Amman, Jordan.

Soldier and gunman killed in Ottawa shootings
Al Jazeera, Doha, Qatar.

TV show cut mid-air
Daily News Egypt, The, Independent Daily, Cairo, Egypt.

Champions League: Arsenal steal points in late Anderlecht raid
Emirates 24/7, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Canadian soldier killed in attack near parliament; Netanyahu, Obama offer condolences
Haaretz, Liberal daily, Tel Aviv, Israel.

OPINION: Al Baghdadi and the Doctrine Behind the Name
IPS Middle East, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Palestinian child killed by unexploded Israeli ordnance in Gaza
Ma'an News Agency, Bethlehem, Palestinian Territories.

Ebola death toll tops 4877: WHO
Press TV, Iranian International News Network, Tehran, Iran.

Fears for tough penalties grow as India cleans up business
Saudi Gazette, English-language daily, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Congress creating hurdles in black money probe: BJP
Times of Oman, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Lower crude price may reduce production cost, says official
Times of Oman Business, English-language daily, Muscat, Oman.

Violent Clashes Broke Out in Rada, Casualties
Yemen Observer, Sana'a, Republic of Yemen.



NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Limerick residents return home after viable bomb attached to car, Online news portal, Cork, Ireland.

Report: Brown shot at close range
CNN International, London, England.

Lindsay Booth and Nurun Ahmed are fired from The Apprentice
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau: Canadian Parliament gunman who shot dead a solider
Daily Mail, Conservative daily, London, England.

Team Juncker set to take over EU helm
EuroNews, International news, Ecully Cedex, France.

'Islamic State' Should Cause No Surprise
Europe News, European News, Braband, Denmark.

LIVE: Canadian parliament on lockdown after deadly shooting
France 24, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France.

Ottawa shootings and parliament lockdown as they unfolded in pictures
Guardian The, Liberal daily, London, England.

Trying to understand what Turkey is doing about the Kurds
Hurriyet Daily News, (Liberal, English-language), Istanbul, Turkey.

Terrorist threat means it's time to give guns to British police, says top US Congressman
Independent The, London, England.

Nail Polish: The AW14 Shades We're Wearing
Look Magazine, London, England.

Why Putin Is So Angry
Moscow Times The, Independent daily, Moscow, Russia.

With her final shift over, a young woman wearied by 3 jobs at last finds rest
New Europe, European Weekly, Brussels, Belgium.

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

Kosovo Foreign Minister To Visit Serbia
Radio Free Europe, Prague, Czech Republic.

Canadian Convert Suspected In Parliament Attack
Sky News, Independent newscaster, Middlesex, England.

And the lame shall walk
Spiked, (Alternative Internet Magazine), London, England.

"Mayor ordered police attack on missing students" in Mexico, according to attorney general
Telegraph The, Conservative daily, London, England.

Ched Evans rape case: 'Give me a second chance' pleads striker
Telegraph The, Celebrity news, London, England.



Saudi jails 13 for plan to attack US forces
Antara News, News agency, Jakarta, Indonesia.

FDA requests recall of 8 Ting Hsin products
China Post, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

Father of British IS Hostage Dies after Pleading for Son's Release
Chosun Ilbo, Conservative daily, Seoul, South Korea.

Dimension Data shines End-User spotlight on Kiwi businesses
Computer World, IT information, Fairfax, New Zealand.

PM Whitlams sacking was key moment in Australian history
Daily Jang, Left-wing daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

US, Canada air defenses on high alert after Ottawa shooting
Dawn, English-language daily, Karachi, Pakistan.

Nigerian parliament approves $1 bn loan to fight Boko Haram
Hindu The, Left-leaning daily, Chennai, India.

US offers assistance to Canada in wake of Ottawa shootings
Hindustan Times, New Delhi, India.

Man cooks up fake don link to extort, held
India Times, Conservative daily, New Delhi, India.

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

Parents of Burmese Men Accused of Koh Tao Murders Arrive in Thailand
Irrawaddy, The, Independent News Media Group, Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Prosecutors set to decide whether to indict Tepco execs over nuclear disaster
Japan Times, Independent centrist, Tokyo, Japan.

Thursday, October 30
New Zealand Herald, Conservative daily, Auckland, New Zealand.

PM Whitlams sacking was key moment in Australian history
News The, Left-wing, Karachi, Pakistan.

Obama, Ahmadzai hold video conference
Pajhwok Afghan News, (Independent news agency), Kabul, Afghanistan.

Teens' travel renews concerns about terror appeal
Sify News, Chennai, India.

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

The man who killed shooter
Sydney Morning Herald, Centrist daily, Sydney, Australia.

Owners: Taj Mahal to stay open throughout November
Taiwan News, English-language daily, Taipei, Taiwan.

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

Switzerland top destination for expats, India 9th: Poll
The Economic Times, Business, Mumbai, India.

Iranian lawyer
The News International, Karachi, Pakistan.

Air strikes kills around 25 IS fighters in Iraq
Times of India, Conservative, New Delhi, India.



Shocking New Report: Superrich Have Grabbed Half the World's Assets
Alternet, Non-Profit News Magazine, San Francisco, U.S.

Here Are The Breakeven Oil Prices For America's Shale Basins
Business Insider, New York, U.S.

'We are all shaken by it,' Obama says of Ottawa shooting
Canadian Broadcasting Centre, Toronto, Ontario.

Ebola quarantine period may be too short – study
Caribbean360, Online news portal, St. Michael, Barbados.

South Florida City Votes To Secede In Last-Ditch Effort To Avoid Being Swallowed By The Sea
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.

Editor Ben Bradlee led the way on Watergate revelations
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.

Panama’s Indigenous People Want to Harness the Riches of Their Forests
IPS Latin America, International cooperative of journalists, Rome, Italy.

Tom Coburn's 'Wastebook' highlights $25B in wacky spending
istockanalyst, Oregon, U.S.

Ja not Ebola-ready: Manchester patient who sparked virus fears lashes Government on preparedness
Jamaica Gleaner, Independent daily, Kingston, Jamaica.

Lesbian Navy veteran allowed to inter wife at Idaho cemetery
Los Angeles Times, California, U.S.

Sergeant-at-Arms Hailed as Hero in Canada Attack
Newser, News web site, Chicago, U.S.

Republicans' favorite attack on incumbent Democrats: their loyalty to Obama in votes
Politifact, Project of the St. Petersburg Times, St. Petersburg, U.S.

AT&T revenue misses forecasts as more customers bring own phones
Reuters, Business News, New York, U.S.

Canada's parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot nearby
Reuters, World News, New York, U.S.

Over Half Of LGBT Students Feel Unsafe At School, Report Shows
Think Progress, The Center for American Progress Action Fund Project, Washington, D.C.

Soldier fatally shot on Parliament Hill identified as Nathan Cirillo of Hamilton
Toronto Star, Toronto, Ontario.

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

Paul Reubens confirms new Pee-Wee Herman film
United Press International, Washington, D.C., U.S.

The Dish: Is Renee Zellweger 'unrecognizable,' or just living well and getting older?
Vancouver Sun The, Conservative, Vancouver, Canada.

An Affair to Remember
Wall Street Journal, The, New York, U.S.

Milbank: Alison Lundergan Grimes finally goes off-script
Washington Post, The, Washington, D.C., U.S.


WHO crisis team holds Ebola talks
BBC News, Centrist newscaster, London, England.

Economist, govt, shred Afrobarometer report
GhanaWeb, Online news portal, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Rwanda slaps Ebola checks on US, Spain
iafrica, Online news portal, Cape Town, South Africa.

Exporting Ebola - who's really at risk?
Irin News, Humanitarian news and analysis, Nairobi, Kenya.

Father of detained S. Sudanese journalist speaks out
Sudan Tribune, Khartoum, Sudan.

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