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1. 10-08 US Ebola patient dies in hospital Dallas
2. 10-08 Sierra Leone burial crews reportedly on strike Sierra Leone
D. 10-08 FBI in plea to identify IS militant FBI
E. 10-08 Intense fight for Syrian border town Kobane, Northern Syria
F. 10-08 Boko Haram reportedly beheads 7 in revenge attacks Ngamdu, Northern Nigeria
6. 10-08 USAF F-15 jet crashes in Lincolnshire Lincolnshire, England
7. 10-08 17 bodies found after loaded motorboat sank off Indonesia's main island Raas island, East Java, Indonesia
8. 10-08 Pilot dies fighting California fire Yosemite National Park, California
10-08 19 die as violent protests over ISIS sweep Turkey Diyarbakir, Turkey

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Oct.8   Dallas     US Ebola patient dies in hospital Map of Dallas
  Thomas Eric Duncan, who caught the virus in his native Liberia, was being kept in isolation in a Dallas hospital and receiving experimental drugs


  Sierra Leone     Sierra Leone burial crews reportedly on strike  Burial teams reportedly went on strike over lack of hazard pay this week, leaving the bodies of victims of the Ebola outbreak in the country's streets

  FBI FBI in plea to identify IS militant  The FBI is asking the US public to help identify a masked man who appears in an Islamic State (IS) video

  Northern Syria Intense fight for Syrian border town  Kurdish fighters are engaged in fierce gun battles with Islamic State in the Syrian border town of Kobane, as US-led coalition air strikes continue

  Northern Nigeria Boko Haram reportedly beheads 7 in revenge attacks  The extremist Islamic group, reportedly beheadeding people in attacks, which were described by one resident as the way butchers 'slaughter goats'

  England USAF F-15 jet crashes in Lincolnshire  A US military aircraft has crashed in a field near houses and a school. The pilot is believed to have ejected and has escaped with minor injuries

  Indonesia 17 bodies found after loaded motorboat sank off Indonesia's main island  Rescuers and fishermen have found eight survivors and 17 bodies after searching 2 days for a motorboat lost since its captain reported an engine failure

  California Pilot dies fighting California fire  The pilot of an air tanker battling a wildfire in Yosemite National Park in California has died after the plane crashed into a canyon wall on Tuesday

Day News


  Turkey     19 die as violent protests over ISIS sweep Turkey
Map of Diyarbakir Turkey
  As ISIS militants seem poised to take the strategic city of Kobani at the Turkish-Syrian border, violent protests have broken out in Turkey


  Northern Syria Kobane: New IS push amid US warning on air strikes  Islamic State fighters have renewed their advance in the Syrian border town of Kobane, as the US warned air strikes alone could not save it

  Kabul Five Afghan men hanged for rape  Five Afghan men convicted of gang-raping four women have been executed in a case that sparked national outrage

  Caribbean Atlantic hurricane season weakest so far since 1983  This year's Atlantic hurricane season has had fewer storms to this point of the year than any since 1983, with only five named storms

Evening News


  Mexico     Mexico missing students: Nationwide protests held
Map of Iguala Mexico
  Thousands of people have held protests in cities across Mexico against the disappearance of students in the southern town of Iguala last month


  Southeast Asia     Vietnam tanker crew freed by pirates
  Oil tanker The MT Sunrise 689, which went missing last week was seized by pirates who stole some of its cargo before releasing its crew, say officials


  Washington     Air strikes 'will not save Kobane'   The US and UK have warned that air strikes alone will not prevent Islamic State (IS) fighters from seizing the Syrian town of Kobane

  Madrid     Ebola virus: Spanish protests as nurse's dog is put down Map of Madrid  Health authorities in Spain have put to death the dog of a nurse infected with the Ebola virus in Madrid, sparking protests from animal rights groups

San Francisco Bay Area , October 8, 2014 Timeline