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01-26 Islamic State 'driven out of Kobane' Kobane, Northern Syria
2. 01-26 Snow emergency declared in US Boston
D. 01-26 Alexis Tsipras was sworn in as new prime minister Athens
E. 01-26 Argentina disbands intelligence body Argentina
5. 01-26 Greek fighter jet crashes in Spain killing 10 people Los Llanos, Albacete, Spain
G. 01-26 Litvinenko 'killed on third attempt' London
7. 01-26 Liberia: Only 5 people being treated for Ebola in country Liberia
8. 01-26 New York shuts down for blizzard New York
J. 01-26 FBI cracks 'Russian spy ring' FBI

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Jan.26   Northern Syria     Islamic State 'driven out of Kobane'
Map of Kobane Syria
  Kurdish forces have driven Islamic State (IS) militants from Kobane, officials say, ending a four-month battle for the northern Syrian town


  Boston   Snow emergency declared in US
  An emergency has been declared in several states as a storm bringing hurricane-force winds and 90cm of snow barrels down on the north-east


  Athens   Alexis Tsipras was sworn in as new prime minister Map of Athens  Radical left leader was sworn in after forming a surprise alliance with a small right-wing nationalist party Independent Greeks

  Argentina   Argentina disbands intelligence body  President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has announced plans to disband Argentina's intelligence agency

  Spain     Greek fighter jet crashes in Spain killing 10 people Map of Los Llanos Albacete Spain  Eight French people were among 10 killed when a Greek fighter jet F-16 crashed during take-off at a base

  London Litvinenko 'killed on third attempt'  Two prior attempts to kill ex-Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko may have been made before he died from radiation poisoning in 2006, the BBC has learned

  Liberia Liberia: Only 5 people being treated for Ebola in country  Liberia said that there are currently only five confirmed cases of Ebola in the entire country -- a dramatic turnaround in the West African nation

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  New York   New York shuts down for blizzard
  New York City and other areas in the north-east US have shut down as Winter Storm Juno is expected to dump as much as 90cm (36ins) of snow


  FBI FBI cracks 'Russian spy ring'  The FBI has charged three men it says were spying for Russia and trying to recruit sources in New York City

  Mexico Mexico missing: Thousands march to demand investigation  Demonstrations in Mexico City to demand a full investigation into the disappearance of students 4 months ago

  Melbourne Tomas Berdych stuns Rafael Nadal in Australian Open  No. 7 ended his 17-match losing streak, stunning the Spaniard 6-2, 6-0, 7-6 (5) to advance to the Australian Open semifinals

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