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US to check IS 'chemical weapon' use

Friday, 24 October 2014 12:25
24 October 2014Last updated at 17:55 Share this pageDeliciousDiggFacebookredditStumbleUponTwitterEmailPrint Chemical weapons are thought to have been widely used in Syria Continue reading the main story Islamic State'Worst days of my life'Who are the Kurds?Kobane timelineTurkey and Kurds The United States is to investigate whether militant group Islamic State (IS) used chemical weapons in Iraq, Secretary of State John Kerry has said.
Egypt: Sinai 'bomb' kills 25 troops
Friday, 24 October 2014 12:25
24 October 2014Last updated at 16:52 Share this pageDeliciousDiggFacebookredditStumbleUponTwitterEmailPrint Continue reading the main story Egypt in transition100 daysMystery manOne year onPower cut A car bomb attack by suspected jihadists has killed at least 25 Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint in Sinai, officials say. The attack took place near El Arish, the main town in the north of the restive peninsula. It is one of the deadliest attacks in Sinai for months, with reports of scores…
Scott Brown Keeping Outbreak a Campaign Issue
Friday, 24 October 2014 12:15
When it comes to making Ebola a political issue, one candidate stands out among the rest. Republican Scott Brown has made the disease a go-to talking point in his bid to unseat New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen. On Friday, his campaign blasted out a press release warning: “Ebola has now spread to New York City, the largest city in the United States and less than 300 miles from New Hampshire.” Despite the threat, Shaheen…
There Goes 'Honey Boo Boo': TLC Cancels Series
Friday, 24 October 2014 12:15
TLC has pulled the plug on the reality series following former kid pageant star Alana "Honey Boo Boo" Thompson and her family.
NYC Ebola Patient in Stable Condition, Officials Say
Friday, 24 October 2014 12:15
The Manhattan doctor diagnosed with Ebola is in stable condition in a hospital isolation unit, city officials said Friday. Dr. Craig Spencer, who traveled to the West African nation of Guinea to treat virus victims there, has been at Bellevue Hospital since Thursday, when he reported a low-grade fever of 100.3.
Trucks Parked in Kabul Cost You $3.6M: Watchdog
Friday, 24 October 2014 12:15
Three television production trucks purchased by the U.S. State Department to broadcast live sporting events in Afghanistan were delivered two years late and at triple the cost — another glaring example of taxpayer waste, a government watchdog agency says. The trucks finally arrived in July, and the total cost of shipping them ballooned to $3.6 million, according to a letter sent from the Office of the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) to Secretary…
Pregnant Kate Middleton Won't Reveal the Gender of Her Second Baby Just Yet
Friday, 24 October 2014 11:57
Chris Jackson/Getty Images Kate Middleton and Prince William are keeping the cards close to their chest right now when it comes to their future arrival. The duchess—who is only 13 weeks pregnant—may have made several public appearances over the last few days, but she's staying mum about any details regarding the sex of her second child. The expectant royal attended a dinner last night in honor of one of her charities, Action on Addiction, and…
Kate Middleton's Temperley London Cutout Dress Sold Out Overnight—Get the Scoop!
Friday, 24 October 2014 11:57
Rex USA/Getty Images The Kate effect is back in full-force! Kate Middleton's woven black Temperley London fit-and-flare frock has sold out on the brand's website in less than 24 hours.The Duchess debuted the chic look in her third appearance since being treated for hyperemesis gravidarum—the same condition she had during her pregnancy with son Prince George, 15 months. The dress, part of the brand's Pre-Fall 2014 collection, is a sultry little black number with long…
Nina Pham beat Ebola; now it's back to normal.
Friday, 24 October 2014 11:25
(CNN) -- She beat Ebola. Now she's eager to resume a normal life -- and reunite with her dog, Bentley. Nina Pham addressed reporters Friday at the National Institutes of Health hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, shortly after doctors announced that she was free of the Ebola virus. "I feel fortunate and blessed to be standing here today," she said. "Throughout this ordeal, I have put my faith in God and my medical team.
'Potty Mouthed Princesses' video offensive? (Opinion)
Friday, 24 October 2014 11:25
STORY HIGHLIGHTSA video shows girls dressed as princesses dropping f-bombs to condemn sexismSally Kohn: Premise is discrimination against women is more offensive than girls cursingKohn: Video is an ad for T-shirts, but $5 from each shirt goes to women's rights groupsThe ad might seem exploitative, but Kohn admits she finds it f**king hilarious Editor's note:Sally Kohn is an activist, columnist and television commentator. Follow her on Twitter @sallykohn.

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