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US #Ebola quarantines have a 'chilling' effect

Quarantines ordered by some US states for doctors and nurses returning from West African countries hit by Ebola have a "chilling effect" on aid work in those countries, aid group Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has said.

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US nurse defies #Ebola quarantine by cycling

A nurse who returned to the US after treating Ebola patients in Sierra Leone has defied a quarantine for health care workers, leaving her home in Fort Kent, Maine, to go for an hour-long bike ride.

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West Africans 'abused' in New York over #Ebola

Members of the West African community in New York say their children were being bullied at school and their businesses were losing money because of hysteria over Ebola, a disease that has has killed about 5,000 people in West Africa.

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Unmanned #NASA rocket explodes on launch

An unmanned NASA rocket has exploded seconds after lift-off from a commercial launch pad in the US state of Virginia.

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Obama seeks support for #Ebola health workers

US President Barack Obama has said that the United States can't be seen as shying away from battle against Ebola and must support healthcare workers who are returning from the front lines in Africa.

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#Mexico students hunt leads to new mass grave

Mexican authorities looking for 43 students missing since late last month have found another mass grave, prosecutors say.

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US argues against #Ebola isolation

US federal health officials have revamped guidelines for doctors and nurses returning to the country from treating Ebola patients in West Africa, stopping short of controversial mandatory quarantines being imposed by some US states.

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Brazil's Rousseff to be 'open to dialogue'

Brazil's re-elected President Dilma Rousseff has promised to reunite the South American country and revive a stagnant economy after narrowly winning re-election for a second term.

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Dilma Rousseff re-elected #Brazil president

Dilma RousseffBrazil's incumbent president Dilma Rousseff has won a second term, defeating her opposition rival Aecio Neves with a narrow margin in an election that largely split the country between the poor north and wealthier south.

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#Brazil awaits result of presidential poll

Polls are due to close soon in the Brazilian election which will decide who leads the world's seventh-largest economy, with opinion polls narrowly favouring the current president, Dilma Rousseff.

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