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Hong Kong pro-democracy protests 2014

Photo: Hong Kong's last governor Chris Patten holding an Occupy Central umbrella given to him by an Oxford student at Oxford Union event - @oxchinaforum

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Former Chinese security chief disciplinary probe

Former Chinese domestic security head Zhou Yongkang has yet to be prosecuted, Supreme People's Court official reveals - @SCMP_News


Ebola outbreak 2014

North Korea to quarantine all foreign visitors for 21 days as Ebola precaution, China's commerce ministry says - @YonhapNews

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Vancouver, WA, US

4 people, including 1 child, struck by vehicle in Vancouver, Wash., police say - @fox12oregon



Japanese police launch criminal investigation after remains of 40 dogs found dumped by a river Sakura City - @STForeignDesk


Liberty, TX, US

Amber Alert issued for missing 1-year-old child in Liberty County, Texas; police say suspect who took child may be suicidal - @abc13houston

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Photo: Man searches a bus crash near San Juan de Opoa, Honduras that killed 14 and injured 42; the bus was reportedly carrying a group of church members when it plunged into a ravine - @AFP

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Nigeria schoolgirls kidnapped

Boko Haram video claims 219 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls have converted to Islam and been married off - @AFP

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Philadelphia's SEPTA strike 2014

Philadelphia transit workers' union and transit company reach agreement, avoiding a possible strike, official says - @6abc


3 girls killed in Santa Ana hit-and-run while trick-or-treating

Update: Hit-and-run crash kills 3 teenage girls trick-or-treating in Santa Ana, Calif.; the girls were reportedly in a crosswalk when the vehicle hit them - @ABC7

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Burkina Faso political crisis 2014

Deputy head of Burkina Faso's presidential guard says he has assumed the role of head of state after president quit, casting more doubt about just who is in charge of Burkina Faso - @BBCBreaking

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3 girls killed in Santa Ana hit-and-run while trick-or-treating

Photo: Police close road where 3 trick or treaters were struck and killed in Santa Ana, Calif. - @KNX1070 via @ml1070

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Verizon Center, Washington, DC, US

3 shot outside Verizon Center in Washington, DC, police say - @nbcwashington

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Tropical Storm Vance weakening, but expected to strengthen again - @NHC_Pacific


3 girls killed in Santa Ana hit-and-run while trick-or-treating

3 girls trick-or-treating reportedly killed in hit-and-run in Santa Ana, Calif., police say - @ABC7

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Houston, TX, US

Houston police arrest man suspected of stealing cop car - @KPRCLocal2

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South Korea

South Korea exports reach record high of $51.76 billion in October, officials say - @YonhapNews


Marysville, Wash., high school shooting

Marysville, Wash., high school shooting victim Shaylee Chuckulnaskit has died, hospital official says - @KIRO7 live video

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Report: China's factory sector grew in October, but slower than expected - @Reuters

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Shelby, TN, US

A bull, reportedly belonging to singer Al Green, is on the loose in Shelby County, Tenn. - @WMCActionNews5

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