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In this photo provided by Egypt's state news agency MENA, Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, center, holds an emergency meeting of the National Defense Council with top officials after an attack in the Sinai Peninsula, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The coordinated assault on an army checkpoint in the Sinai Peninsula killed 30 Egyptian troops on Friday, making it the deadliest single attack in decades on the military, which has been struggling to stem a wave of violence by Islamic extremists since the overthrow of Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. El-Sissi, the former defense minister and army chief who overthrew Morsi last year, declared a three-day mourning period. (AP Photo/MENA)
Egypt declares emergency in northern SinaiEgypt declares a state of emergency in northern Sinai, after attack kills 30
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Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, left, and General Tom Lawson, Chief of the Defence Staff of the Canadian Armed Forces, take part in a ceremony to return ceremonial guards to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The sentries returned to their posts two days after Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, 24, a reservist from Hamilton, Ont., was killed while guarding the tomb by a gunman, who then moved to nearby Parliament Hill, opening fire before he himself was shot dead.  (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Justin Tang)
After attacks, Canada balances security, opennessAfter attacks, Canada balances questions of security with tradition of openness
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The hearse carrying the body of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo passes through Kingston, Ont., on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Canadians are mourning the loss of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the army reservist who was shot dead as he stood guard before the Tomb of the Unknown soldier on Wednesday. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg)
Canada to give slain soldier hero's send-offCanada to honor soldiers slain in terrorist attack with a hero's send-off
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In this photo taken on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014, a member of the Guinean armed forces, left, walks away as a health worker, rear, takes peoples temperature as part of the country's ongoing fight against the spread of the Ebola virus, on the Masiaka Highway,  which forms part of a trans-West African highway linking all West African States, on the outskirts of the capital city of Conakry, Guinea.  Despite stringent infection-control measures, the risk of Ebola’s spread cannot be entirely eliminated, Doctors Without Borders said Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after one of its doctors caught the dreaded disease while working in Guinea and went to New York City. (AP Photo/ Youssouf Bah)
WHO: Mali case put many at risk for EbolaWorld Health Organization: 2-year-old who brought Ebola to Mali dies, many at risk
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Mozambique's ruling party wins presidential raceMozambique ruling party wins presidential race, and opposition alleges vote irregularities
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Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. The United States is destabilizing the global world order by trying to enforce its will, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Friday, warning that the world will face new wars if Washington fails to respect the interests of other countries. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Mikhail Klimentyev, Presidential Press Service)
Putin accuses US of undermining global stabilityPutin accuses US of trying to dictate its will, calls for a balance of interests
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Palestinian killed in clash with Israeli militaryPalestinian teen killed in clashes with Israeli forces in the West Bank
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Greeks get 8 years to clear austerity tax billGreeks get 8 years to clear austerity tax bill, as arrears mountain grows
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Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint news conference with Korean Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at the State Department in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Militant group said to be using chlorine bombsNew evidence that Islamic State extremist group is using chlorine bombs
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Italian court acquits Dolce&Gabbana in tax caseItaly's high court acquits fashion designers Dolce&Gabbana in tax evasion case
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People walk outside the German consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. Turkish authorities say the consulates of Canada, Belgium and Germany in Istanbul have been evacuated after receiving suspicious packages Friday. They said that seven people from the Canadian consulate, four from German consulate and two from Belgian consulate  have been hospitalized as a precaution after  they received suspicious packages. (AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
4 consulates get suspicious packages in Turkey4 consulates in Istanbul receive suspicious packages, including the US one
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A sculpture of oil workers decorates a sidewalk in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. The falling oil prices that are providing relief to drivers around the world threaten to bring more misery to the life of millions of Venezuelans, whose country depends almost exclusively on oil revenue. In Venezuela, where 95 percent of exports are oil, the decline represents a huge loss of income to pay for everything from imported milk to foreign debt, from social programs to billions in subsidized oil for allies in the Caribbean and Central America. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
Venezuelans brace for slump in oil pricesGrocery lines grow longer as Venezuelans brace for hardship stemming from oil slump
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