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Friday, October 17, 2014

Morning Digest: Obama open to appointing Ebola 'czar', opposes travel ban

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Obama open to appointing Ebola 'czar', opposes travel ban
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said he was considering appointing an Ebola "czar" to coordinate the fight against the virus in the United States, but he remained opposed to a ban on travel from West Africa..
Putin's talks with EU and Poroshenko 'difficult, full of misunderstandings': Kremlin
MILAN (Reuters) - Talks between Russia, Ukraine and European governments on Friday were "full of misunderstandings and disagreements", the Kremlin said, undercutting more upbeat messages from leaders hoping for a breakthrough in the Ukraine crisis..
Europe rides rebound as global sell-off abates
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks hit a nine-month low on Friday but oil and southern European bonds were off their week's worst levels, as investors began to dust themselves off after one of the most volatile spells in world markets in years..
Al Pacino to return to Broadway in Mamet's 'China Doll'
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oscar- and Tony-winning actor Al Pacino will return to Broadway next year in the world premiere of "China Doll," a new play by David Mamet, its producers said on Thursday..
Ishikawa blast sends Giants to World Series
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Travis Ishikawa blasted a walk-off three-run home run in the ninth inning as the San Francisco Giants beat the St Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Thursday to clinch the National League Championship series and return to the World Series..
Twitter lets users stream music, audio via SoundCloud tie-up
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Twitter Inc will allow users to play podcasts, music and other audio clips direct from their timelines, or message feeds, via a new feature designed in partnership with Berlin-based audio-streaming service SoundCloud..
Severe weather alert: U.S. study finds tornadoes coming in swarms
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Tornadoes in the United States are increasingly coming in swarms rather than as isolated twisters, according to a study by U.S. government meteorologists published on Thursday that illustrates another trend toward extreme weather emerging in recent years..
Australian returns home from holiday with spider in stomach
SYDNEY (Reuters) - An Australian man had a spider removed from his stomach after it burrowed its way into his body and survived for three days before being removed..
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