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10-09 Air strikes 'stall IS Syria advance' Kobane, Northern Syria
C. 10-09 MH17 passenger was found wearing oxygen mask, Dutch says Netherlands
3. 10-09 Blast kills 47 at Houthi protest in Yemen, officials say Sanaa, Yemen
E. 10-09 Global growth worries hit US stocks Manhattan
5. 10-09 Missouri unrest after fatal shooting
6. 10-09 Missing Vietnamese oil tanker found raided by pirates Singapore
H. 10-09 French author wins Nobel prize France
I. 10-09 Australian woman safe after 17 days lost in bush
9. 10-09 Mexico 'arrests drug baron Carrillo' Torreon, North Mexico


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Oct.9   Northern Syria     Air strikes 'stall IS Syria advance' Map of Kobane Syria
  US-led forces have continued air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants near the besieged Syrian Kurdish border town of Kobane

  Netherlands     MH17 passenger was found wearing oxygen mask, Dutch says
  A passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask when the victim's body was recovered in eastern Ukraine

  Yemen   Blast kills 47 at Houthi protest in Yemen, officials say Map of Sanaa Yemen  At least 47 people were killed by an explosion at an anti-government protest by Houthis in Yemen's capital

  Manhattan Global growth worries hit US stocks  After rising strongly on Wednesday in the wake of the latest Fed minutes, US stocks fell sharply on Thursday, 334.97 points to 16,659.25

  Missouri Missouri unrest after fatal shooting  An off-duty white police officer in St Louis, Missouri, has fatally shot a black teenager, leading to angry demonstrations on the streets

  Singapore Missing Vietnamese oil tanker found raided by pirates  Almost one week after vanishing en route from Singapore to Vietnam, a Sunrise 689 has been released by pirates who had taken control of the vessel

  France French author wins Nobel prize  Historical author Patrick Modiano whose work has often focused on the Nazi occupation of France, has won the Nobel Prize for literature

  Queensland Australian woman safe after 17 days lost in bush  Shannon Leah Fraser has been found 17 days after she got lost in the bush in northern Queensland with no food

Day News

  North Mexico   Mexico 'arrests drug baron Carrillo' Map of Torreon Mexico  Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, the alleged leader of the Juarez drug cartel has been arrested, government sources say

  Slovakia Slovakia stuns Spain in Euro 2016 qualifying  Slovakia stunned Spain 2-1 in European Championship qualifying on Thursday, breaking the run of 14 straight away wins for the titleholder

  Washington Ebola challenge 'biggest since Aids'  The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is unlike anything since the emergence of HIV/Aids, top US medical official Thomas Frieden has said

  Canada Ontario police resume 1985 search for missing schoolgirl  Police in Ontario, Canada, have resumed the search for Nicole Morin who went missing nearly 30 years ago

Evening News

  North Korea     Kim Jong-unís absence fuels speculation about health, coup
  North Korea's mysterious leader Kim Jong-un has not been seen in public for 34 days, sparking a wide range of speculation

  Hong Kong   HK students call for fresh protests   Hong Kong's student protest leaders have called on supporters to stage a major rally later on Friday after the government cancelled planned talks

  West Africa     Ebola is 'entrenched and accelerating' in West Africa   WHO has warned that Ebola is now entrenched in the capital cities of all three worst-affected countries and is accelerating in almost all settings

  Mexico New graves found in Mexico town  Four more mass graves have been found near the southern Mexican town of Iguala, where 43 students went missing last month, officials say

  Jamaica Fire breaks out at Jamaica airport; no injuries  Officials say a Jamaican airport was briefly evacuated because of a fire that delayed departing flights. Nobody has been hurt

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