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EU sets Russia sanctions ultimatum: The EU gives Russia one week to reverse course in Ukraine or face new sanctions, as Ukraine's leader talks of the "point of no return".
US planes drop aid to Iraq's Amerli: US planes have made air drops and carried out strikes against Islamic State positions around the besieged northern Iraqi town of Amerli.
Philippine troops in Syria rescued: Thirty-two Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in the Syrian Golan Heights are rescued, and another 40 escape, but 44 Fijians are held hostage.
Anti-PM clashes continue in Pakistan: Clashes are continuing in Pakistan between police and protesters demanding the resignation of PM Nawaz Shairf, with 300 reported injured.
Mediator walks out of B.C. teachers' strike resolution talks:
Mediator Vince Ready has left talks between the B.C. teachers' union and the provincial government in Richmond, B.C., saying the sides are too far apart to come to a resolution anytime soon.
Man wins $13M jackpot after playing same numbers for 28 years:
Duarte Almeida has played the same numbers on Lotto 6/49 since 1986. Now, he has collected at $13.6M jackpot.
Lethargic Bouchard holds off Zahlavova Strycova at U.S. Open:
Canadian and Wimbledon runner-up Eugenie Bouchard pulled out a suddenly tight match Saturday night, edging 30th-seeded Barbora Zahlavova Strycova of the Czech Republic 6-2, 6-7 (2), 6-4 to reach the U.S. Open's fourth round for the first time.
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Coverage for End-of-Life Talks Gaining Ground: Medicare may cover advance care planning that was once decried as “death panels,” and some private insurers are not waiting for the political process
New Novartis Drug Effective in Treating Heart Failure: The experimental drug developed by the Swiss company Novartis reduced the risk of dying from cardiovascular causes and could replace what has been the bedrock treatment for more than 20 years, researchers said
World Briefing: Central America Hit by Severe Drought: A severe drought has ravaged crops in Central America, and as many as 2.8 million people are struggling to feed themselves, the United Nations World Food Program said Friday
Leadership and Calm Are Urged in Ebola Outbreak: Leadership and help from Western nations are needed to eradicate the virus in West Africa, according to some of the top experts in disease eradication
Nuclear Waste Is Allowed Above Ground Indefinitely: The Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s move means new nuclear plants can be built and old ones can expand their operations despite the lack of a long-term plan for disposing of the waste
Credit: Thomas J. Deerinck (National Center for Microscopy and Imaging Research)
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