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Tuesday, 21st October 2014

World News

Doctors: Spanish woman free of Ebola (CBS News)

Paralyzed man able to walk again following groundbreaking surgery (CBS News)

3 US girls on way to join ISIS are detained in Germany (Daily Mail)

Fraggle Rock actor Gerard Parkes dies from natural causes two days after milestone 90th birthday (Daily Mail)

Falklands heroes: Veterans who 'cleaned up' after the war finally given their campaign medals by David Cameron after 32 years (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius is locked up in solitary cell as he starts FIVE-YEAR sentence (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius Given Five Years in Prison (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks' (BBC)

Pistorius starts five-year term for killing Reeva Steenkamp (Reuters)

Hong Kong Talks Yield Scant Progress (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

T-shirts vs. suits in Hong Kong (CNN)

Man Tells President: 'Don't Touch My Girlfriend' (NBC News)

We have your airdrop, ISIS taunts America: Fanatics claim to have intercepted weapons meant for Kurds (Daily Mail)

Australian ISIS member Abdullah Elmir now calls himself Abu Khaled (Daily Mail)

Rival Libyan PM meets Turkish envoy in first known meeting with foreign visitor (Reuters)

Forty-nine new Ebola cases in a day leaves bodies piling up in Sierra Leone, as the deadly virus spreads towards the teeming capital of Freetown (Daily Mail)

President Barack Obama's reaction when man jokingly warned him (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius Jailed For Shooting Reeva Dead (Sky News)

Pistorius trial: Was justice served? (ALJAZEERA)

Wyoming grants first licenses for same-sex marriages (CBS News)

Wife of man killed in Bali arrested over his murder (Guardian)

Hong Kong talks fail to break impasse (ALJAZEERA)

British man Robert Kelvin Ellis found dead in Bali rice paddy with throat cut (Daily Mail)

Raphael Ravenscroft dies: Saxophonist who played iconic Baker Street solo dies aged 60 (Daily Express)

Teen dies after collapsing at Ohio haunted house (CBS News)

U.S. man 'could be serial killer' (CNN)

Canadian soldier dies after suspected Islamic radical's car attack (Russia Today)

Jailed Kurdish leader says peace talks with Turkey entered new phase (Reuters)

FBI probing if 3 American teens detained in Germany attempted to join ISIS (Fox News)

Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years but short sentence fiercely criticised (Guardian)

Cops: Calif. man killed father with sledgehammer (CBS News)

U.S. limits Ebola nations arrivals (CNN)

ISIS teen threatens Obama (CNN)

Fraudster pretended to be in a coma for TWO YEARS to avoid court over £40,000 scam but was caught walking around Tesco after police traced him using loyalty card (Daily Mail)

Gough Whitlam, Former Australian Premier Who Showed Prescience With China, Dies at 98 (New York Times - Paywall)

3 Ebola victims could fly each month (CNN)

US Airdrop to Kurdish Fighters Seized by ISIS (Time Magazine)

Canada police say they were tracking man who killed a soldier (Reuters)

'Blade Runner' Pistorius gets 5 years for killing girlfriend, but could be freed earlier (Fox News)

VIDEO: Boxer brutally attacks referee after losing fight (Daily Star)

Ebola Fears Spark China Pullback in West Africa (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

After weeks of clashes, Hong Kong takes time out to debate political showdown (Washington Post - Paywall)

N. Korea releases U.S. man (CNN)

Mystery hero who made daring fire rescue meets man he saved (CBS News)

Spanish Nurse Infected With Ebola Is Declared Free of Disease (New York Times - Paywall)

Persecuted Yazidis forced to take shelter in shell of unfinished luxury hotel in Iraq after fleeing ISIS (Daily Mail)

CSKA Moscow 2-2 Man City (BBC)

The 'poor' will dominate politics if we allow democracy says Hong Kong chief (Daily Mail)

How to help deal with the Ebola outbreak (Guardian)

Spanish Nursing Aide Free of Ebola (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

The latest on the Ebola crisis (CBS News)

Kate, Duchess of Cambridge makes first public appearance since announcing second pregnancy (Daily Mail)

Justine Greening meets British Ebola survivor Will Pooley in Sierra Leone (Guardian)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years - but appeal of verdict looks a possibility (Independent)

Man City stunned in Moscow (CNN)

Pistorius victim's family 'satisfied' (CNN)

'Marked Man': What Will Prison Be Like for Oscar Pistorius? (NBC News)

Pistorius trial highlights (CNN)

Pistorius stands for sentencing (CNN)

Handyman whose tools were stolen tracked them down on eBay within just two days and confronted the thief because he knew police would be unable to act (Daily Mail)

Nurse infected with Ebola in Spain cleared of disease (Reuters)

Italian miner takes 35 years sick leave because he's CLAUSTROPHOBIC - then retires on full pension (Daily Mail)

Ebola in Sierra Leone increasing to rate of more than 20 deaths per day (Guardian)

George Harrison's childhood home in the area where he first met Paul McCartney is sold for £156,000 (Daily Mail)

Ebola Action: Feds Funnel Arrivals From West Africa (NBC News)

'We're in limbo': the families marooned at a British air base for 16 years (Guardian)

Major Misfire? ISIS Claims It Seized U.S. Airdrop (NBC News)

North Korea frees detained US man (BBC)

CEO of Oil Giant Total Dies in Plane Crash (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Unseen photos of Reeva Steenkamp revealed by best friend on the day Pistorius is sentenced (Daily Star)

YouTube pranksters expose police racial profiling in NY (Russia Today)

Ebola vaccine could be ready for West Africa by January, WHO official says (CBS News)

VIDEO: More UK medics travel to Ebola area (BBC)

Uganda looks to China for investment (Financial Times - Paywall)

Third British jihadi killed from group who travelled together to fight with ISIS (Daily Mail)

Horrifying moment a man is nearly killed after being kicked from his bike into the path of a moving bus - by another cyclist (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius: How much prison time will he serve? Will the Blade Runner run again? (Fox News)

Jestes aresztowany! That's 'you're nicked' in Polish... as European police brought in to help British officers (Daily Mail)

Ebola outbreak: Nowhere is safe until virus is contained in Africa, claims the top doctor who beat it in Nigera (Independent)

When Caring Kills: Ebola Claims Nurses Who Touched Baby (NBC News)

'Sultan of suave' Oscar de la Renta dies (CNN)

Spanish nurse's aide free of Ebola (CNN)

What will Pistorius face? (CNN)

Indiana serial killer? Man arrested for murdering teenage prostitute confesses to six other murders - and police fear there could be many more (Independent)

WorldViews: Meet the trailblazing judge who sentenced Oscar Pistorius to 5 years in jail (Washington Post - Paywall)

Hong Kong Student Protesters and City Leaders Debate Democracy's Future (New York Times - Paywall)

Hong Kong students, officials talk but don't agree (Fox News)

Winnipeg police find as many as 4 dead infants in storage locker (Fox News)

British troops tackling Ebola in Sierra Leone will be 'pretty safe', says soldier - video (Guardian)

Spanish soldier voted HOTTEST man in universe is 'just another soldier' to his female colleagues (Daily Mail)

Fukushima nuclear crisis: Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on - and may never return home (Independent)

More Than 5,000 Health Care Workers Attend Ebola Training (Time Magazine)

No breakthrough as Hong Kong officials open talks with students (Los Angeles Times)

Police in Macedonia arrest 9 suspected of embezzling $2.8M in helicopter maintenance scam (Fox News)

Man guilty of hotel hammer attacks (BBC)

How Ebola Hysteria Could Help Contain Flu Season (Time Magazine)

Christophe de Margerie, chief executive of Total oil company, dies at 63 (Washington Post - Paywall)

Oscar's Hairdo': How to Create de la Renta's Signature 1969 Updo (Time Magazine)

China creates its very own Venice, complete with man made canals, gondoliers and European-style buildings (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence (BBC)

New challenge for hospitals dealing with Ebola (CBS News)

Duchess Kate makes first appearance in months (CBS News)

Amy and Laura Humpage lead police on 90mph chase despite no licence (Daily Mail)

Pistorius 'unlikely to compete again' (BBC)

Dad's Army' Film: First Look Michael Gambon And The Inbetweeners' Star Blake Harrison Spotted On Set (PICS) (Huffington Post)

China grows at new normal', but still at 5 yr low (Russia Today)

Snow-plough driver blamed for Total CEO Christophe de Margerie crash (Daily Mail)

My Man Utd not antiquated - Ferguson (BBC)

Led Zeppelin Loses First Round in Stairway to Heaven' Lawsuit (Time Magazine)

ISIS earned $2mn per day on illegal oil trade prior US-led strikes report (Russia Today)

TV Face-Off Dramatizes Gulf Between Hong Kong Protesters and Officials (Time Magazine)

California man meets mysterious hero who rescued him from house fire (CBS News)

Taiwan's China Airlines Boeing 777-300ER plane has tea-tasting area, cocktail bar and sofa beds (Daily Mail)

Five Britons A Week Joining Islamic State, Warns Met Police Commissioner Hogan-Howe (Huffington Post)

Hong Kong protests live: Watch Wednesday's protest as students and officials find no compromise (Independent)

British man killed fighting for ISIS in Syria (Russia Today)

Australian teenage jihadist Abdullah Elmir vows Isis will fight 'until black flag is on top of Buckingham Palace' (Independent)

Images of Kobane after US airstrikes reveal destruction in battles with ISIS (Daily Mail)

Canadian soldier dies after being run over by 'radicalised' Muslim (Daily Express)

British man found guilty of attempted murder in hotel hammer attack on 3 UAE women (Fox News)

Taxi destroyed by police following bomb scare in City of London (Daily Express)

Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies at 82 (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

'I still want to beat him up' Kieron Dyer reveals all about on-field fight with Lee Bowyer (Daily Star)

Turkey to allow Iraqi Kurds to join battle against ISIS in Kobani (CBS News)

UK man 'killed fighting in Syria' (BBC)

Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for killing girlfriend (CBS News)

Ebola cases rising sharply in western Sierra Leone (Fox News)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for killing of Reeva Steenkamp (Guardian)

Man Held Over Girl Who Disappeared In 1977 (Sky News)

Hong Kong Talks End Without Breakthrough (Sky News)

No skin exposure': US tightens guidance for Ebola protective gear (Russia Today)

Veteran Chinese democracy activist Chen Ziming dies from cancer (Reuters)

Police hunt links to Indiana killings (BBC)

French lower house of parliament approves first part of 2015 budget (Reuters)

Canadian soldier dies after being run over by suspected Islamist extremist (Independent)

Hong Kong officials meet students (BBC)

WorldViews: Now an African country is screening incoming Americans and Spaniards for Ebola (Washington Post - Paywall)

Why Ebola Isn't Really a Threat to the U.S. (Time Magazine)

Ebola Vaccines' Trials in West Africa Due January (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

The Man Behind the 'Deep Blue' Machine Gets a Movie (NBC News)

Previously unseen photos of Reeva Steenkamp released as Pistorius is jailed (Daily Express)

Moroccan court doubles activist's prison sentence to 2 years after she appeals verdict (Fox News)

Pistorius given five years in jail (BBC)

Total Oil Boss Dies As Plane Hits Snow Plough (Sky News)

Ebola Vaccine Testing Could Start Soon (Time Magazine)

Oscar Pistorius prosecutors consider appeal over sentence video (Guardian)

Man who killed twin jailed for life (Daily Express)

Scientists Trace Back the First Sexual Act Ever, to Weird Ancient Fish (Time Magazine)

Paralyzed Man Walks With Help After New Treatment (NBC News)

Watch: Oscar Pistorius sentenced to prison (CBS News)

Pistorius given five years - but may only serve 20 months (Channel4)

Ebola health workers must be covered head to toe, say new US guidelines (Guardian)

Indonesian police investigate murder of British man found with throat cut in rice field (Independent)

China growth slowest since global crisis (Financial Times - Paywall)

Who will Ebola hurt in the midterm elections? (CBS News)

Woman dies after being hit by tree (BBC)

CDC updates Ebola protocols (CNN)

Terror Tiff: Pakistani Taliban Sacks Spokesman Over ISIS (NBC News)

Cops Say Man Who Killed Soldier Was Radical Muslim (NBC News)

Using music to fight Ebola in Liberia (CNN)

'King of the Evening': Celebs Mourn Oscar de la Renta (NBC News)

Ebola virus a 'biological tsunami' (CNN)

Turkey struggles with Isis reverberations (Financial Times - Paywall)

Australian first to be convicted after charity posed online as 10-year-old girl (Daily Mail)

Little hope talks will end Hong Kong standoff (CBS News)

Hong Kong students put their case to government, but no breakthrough (Reuters)

Off to Jail: Pistorius Photos Document Sentencing Fallout (NBC News)

ISIS launches coordinated attacks (CNN)

5 year sentence for Pistorius (CNN)

An oil maverick with a mustache: Business legacy of Christophe de Margerie in Russia (Russia Today)

Tinder starts passion that leaves woman obsessed with man she met online (Daily Mail)

Life inside Kobani before Isis attacked video (Guardian)

Oscar Pistoriuss fall from grace forced South Africa to reflect upon itself (Guardian)

Canadian Soldier Dies in Hit and Run (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Will Pistorius compete again? (CNN)

Singing nun who won The Voice in Italy covers 'Like a Virgin' for first single (Independent)

Ebola fears cause cocoa price spike (CNN)

Death Becomes Her:' 100 Years of Exquisite Mourning Dresses (Time Magazine)

Kurdish boy loses foot to ISIS, vows to fight on (CNN)

Yazidi woman begged West to bomb brothel after ISIS sold her into sex slavery (Daily Mail)

Paralyzed man walks again thanks to UK-funded tech (Russia Today)

Turkey to Open Passage to Kobani (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Canadian Soldier, Run Down in What Officials Call Act of Terror, Dies (New York Times - Paywall)

Chinese man is nearly cut in half as he tried to squeeze out of trapped lift just as it starts to move (Daily Mail)

Dedicated football fan spends 41 hours and £1,000 travelling 9,500 miles to watch his team play for the first time - and they win 8-0 (Daily Mail)

Gough Whitlam, Australian premier who made '70s social reforms, ties with China, dies at 98 (Fox News)

From Jewish football to ISIS suspect (CNN)

VIDEO: Pistorius sentenced to five years (BBC)

China Growth Slowest in Five Years (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Total Oil Boss Christophe De Margerie Dies After Private Jet Hits Snow Plow (Huffington Post)

'I feel guilty' Lynda Bellingham's co-star Gwen Taylor on winning her fight with cancer (Daily Express)

Oscar Pistorius Article Saying He Shouldn't Have Gone To Jail Is Torn Apart On Twitter (Huffington Post)

US weapons airdrop turning tide in fight for Kobani, Kurdish officials say (Fox News)

Russia, China prepare to sign unique cybersecurity treaty - report (Russia Today)

Pistorius jailed for five years for shooting Reeva - but could be freed in TEN MONTHS (Daily Express)

VIDEO: Woman dies after being hit by tree (BBC)

Hong Kong leader extends olive branch to pro-democracy protesters (Guardian)

Revealed, Oregon's First Lady took older ex-lover (and pot-farm partner) on romantic Siberian trip just weeks after she was paid $5,000 for 'green card wedding' to Ethiopian immigrant (Daily Mail)

Heated Reaction in South Africa to Pistorius Sentence (Time Magazine)

Oscar Pistorius gets five-year prison sentence for killing girlfriend (Los Angeles Times)

Pistorius Trial: Judge's Key Comments (Sky News)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison live (Guardian)

Now police investigate rapist footballer Ched Evans' family for using CCTV footage of victim on website and asking viewers 'judge for yourself' (Daily Mail)

Samuel Evan Lake mocks New Zealand police on social media (Daily Mail)

Total oil company CEO dies in Moscow plane crash (Los Angeles Times)

Cichlids seen 'playing' like other animals for the first time (Daily Mail)

Pope to visit Turkey as region's Christians flee Islamic State persecution (Reuters)

Paralysed man walks again after miracle operation (Daily Star)

Britain's first iPub where you can even pull your own iPint (Daily Mail)

Ebola Vaccine Trial Aims for January Rollout: WHO (NBC News)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced for killing girlfriend (CBS News)

A child dies from violence every FIVE MINUTES with most outside war-zones, says Unicef report (Daily Mail)

Surveillance': UK drones deployed to Syria against ISIS (Russia Today)

An orange jumpsuit and a single cell: Pistorius begins his jail sentence (Daily Express)

British man found dead in Bali rice field with cuts to throat (Daily Mail)

More UK troops to tackle Ebola in Sierra Leone (Russia Today)

Don't call yourself Dumbledore when choosing an English name warns China (Daily Mail)

Out of the Running: Pistorius Barred From Paralympics (NBC News)

China executed 2,400 people in 2013: report (ALJAZEERA)

Tourists film a rare wild giant panda in China (Independent)

Duchess Of Cambridge Makes First Public Appearance Since Announcing Royal Baby Number Two (Huffington Post)

China Tries Offering Freer Hand to Judges (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Police carry out explosion on taxi following bomb threat (Daily Star)

Terror Attack? Canadian Soldier Dies After Hit-and-Run (NBC News)

Canada hit-and-run man 'radicalised' (BBC)

'Zombie on the loose' in Cheshire sparks police probe but it turned out to be photoshoot (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius trial: the full story, day by day (Guardian)

Teenager was raped at knifepoint aged just 15 - but now she's rebuilt her life while her attacker has 'lost everything' after being jailed for 12 years (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius: From Paralympic superstar to Pretoria prison (Independent)

Duchess of Cambridge puts on brave face as she attends first engagement since baby news (Daily Express)

Oscar Pistorius: What conditions will the paralympian face in Kgosi Mampuru II prison? (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius: The brutal prison life that awaits disgraced athlete (Independent)

Reeva Steenkamp Pictured As A Fresh-Faced Law Student Before She Met Oscar Pistorius (Huffington Post)

Hong Kong protesters to attend crunch talks (ALJAZEERA)

The first American gladiator? (CNN)

Can talks end Hong Kong stalemate? (CNN)

Sinosphere Blog: Love Blooms Amid the Umbrellas in Hong Kong (New York Times - Paywall)

'Blade Runner' Pistorius Sentenced to Five Years in Prison (NBC News)

U.S., EU want U.N. to stress low cost of climate change fight - draft (Reuters)

50 Years Later: Why My Fair Lady Is Better Than You Remember (Time Magazine)

Dumped woman gets stuck in CHIMNEY of man she met online (Daily Star)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced: Athlete 'may only spend 10 months of five year term in jail' (Independent)

Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer, dead aged 82 (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: Doctor on sister's Ebola death (BBC)

Aussie bees fight 'hive wars' (BBC)

I didnt intend to hurt anyone, says man who dressed as knife-wielding clown (Guardian)

The Ebola Number You Haven't Heard: 80% Of U.S. Ebola Patients Have Survived (Forbes)

'10 months is a disgrace' Twitter outrage after Oscar Pistorius is jailed (Daily Star)

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies (BBC)

Paralyzed Man Walks Again After Miracle' Surgery (Time Magazine)

Range Rover Evoque Now Made in China (Sky News)

Oscar Pistorius 5 Year Sentence Sparks #ThingsLongerThanOscarsSentence Hashtag (Huffington Post)

IS fighters flee as US bombs stronghold on Turkey border (Daily Star)

Pistorius family 'accept judgment' (CNN)

Hong Kong leader CY Leung claims 'external forces' are behind protests (Daily Mail)

Total boss dies in Moscow air crash (BBC)

Turkey Says It Helps Kurdish Fighters Enter Syria (Time Magazine)

Parents of nurse who survived Ebola back his decision to return to Africa (Guardian)

David Day and father Terrence targeted in bungled police sting cleared (Daily Mail)

Strike shuts Lisbon subway for 12th time this year as workers fight company privatization (Fox News)

Police clear #OccupyDemocracy protesters from Parliament Square (Russia Today)

Steenkamps Welcome Pistorius Jail Sentence (Sky News)

Oscar Pistorius Sentenced to 5 Years in Prison in Killing of Girlfriend (New York Times - Paywall)

Britain's first blind darts team called 'The Optimists' who use string to help them hit the bullseye (Daily Mail)

Oscar de la Renta: Life and work in pictures (BBC)

Oscar Pistorius Judge Masipa Bamboozles Global Media With Meandering Sentence (Huffington Post)

Health refugees forced to sell up and move to England for life-saving care: Continuing our investigation into the terrifying state of the Welsh NHS - run by Labour for the past 15 years - which proves you can't trust Red Ed with your health (Daily Mail)

Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds reinforce Kobani as U.S. drops arms to defenders (Reuters)

Oscar Pistorius' siblings speak out (CNN)

Reeva Steenkamp's family welcome sentencing of former paralympian Oscar Pistorius (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius Sentence Sets Off #nojustice Social Media Firestorm (Huffington Post)

Is America Ready for Another Ebola Outbreak? (NBC News)

Hong Kong leader says room for more democracy in panel that chooses candidates for election (Reuters)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in jail for manslaughter of Reeva Steenkamp video (Guardian)

Legendary Fashion Director Oscar de la Renta Dies at 82 (NBC News)

A Man's Best Friend for 470 years (Huffington Post)

Why Raising Money for Ebola Is an Issue We Must Address Now (Huffington Post)

Number of children lacking Vitamin D soars by more than 200% in five years (Daily Mail)

Oscar Pistorius Gets 5 Years for the Culpable Homicide of Reeva Steenkamp (Time Magazine)

Christophe de Margerie, C.E.O. of French Oil Company Total, Dies in Accident (New York Times - Paywall)

Oscar Pistorius jailed for FIVE years over Reeva Steenkamp killing (Daily Star)

Hurricane Gonzalo: Man in critical condition after being hit by falling tree in London (Daily Star)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for killing of Reeva Steenkamp (Independent)

'Blade Runner' Pistorius Sentenced to Five Years in Jail (NBC News)

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Athlete Is Sentenced To 5 Years In Jail For Manslaughter Of Reeva Steenkamp (Huffington Post)

Shock & sadness' as Total CEO dies in Moscow plane crash (Russia Today)

Watch Live: 'Blade Runner' Pistorius Is Sentenced (NBC News)

Man Utd's best display - Van Gaal (BBC)

Fashion Favourite Oscar De La Renta Dies At 82 (Sky News)

Paralysed Man Darek Fidyka Is First Person To Walk Again After His Spine Was Severed In Stabbing Attack (Huffington Post)

Oil giant CEO Christophe de Margerie killed in Russian plane crash (CBS News)

Oscar Pistorius Sentence: Tragedy Highlights Staggering Level Of South African Gun Crime (Huffington Post)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced - latest updates (Channel4)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced live: Athlete awaits his sentence for Reeva Steenkamp killing (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison: Watch it as it happened (Independent)

Judge Slams Defence Witness In Pistorius Trial (Sky News)

Total CEO de Margerie killed in Moscow as jet hits snow plough (Reuters)

Designer Oscar de la Renta dies just weeks after creating Amal Clooney's wedding dress (Daily Express)

Baker Street saxophone player dies (BBC)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for girlfriend's killing (Fox News)

Oscar Pistorius sentencing LIVE: Judgement day for 'Blade Runner' (Daily Express)

Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Footage Of Judge Sentencing Athlete For Manslaughter Of Reeva Steenkamp (Huffington Post)

Number of women suffering ruptured breast implants soars: 1,500 cases reported in past two years as 'Jordan syndrome' means more patients have surgery (Daily Mail)

The Hong Kong Protests Are Creating a More Ethnically Unified City (Time Magazine)

VIDEO: European and UK police join forces (BBC)

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82 (Guardian)

Gough Whitlam dies at the age of 98 (BBC)

Muggers who pretend to have a weapon could face eight years in prison (Daily Mail)

Saxophone player who performed iconic solo on Gerry Rafferty's 1978 track Baker Street dies aged 60 (Daily Mail)

Paralysed man walks again thanks to UK research (Daily Express)

Ebola scare nurse Sue Ellen Kovack to come out of isolation (Guardian)

Police say driver who hit two Canadian soldiers before being shot was 'radicalized' (Fox News)

Oil company CEO dies in Moscow jet collision with snowplow driven by drunk driver (Fox News)

Canadian police kill 'radicalised' man who rammed soldiers in Quebec (Guardian)

Coming Up: 'Blade Runner' Pistorius Is Sentenced (NBC News)

Oscar De La Renta Dead: Amal Clooney's Wedding Dress Designer Dies, Aged 82 (Huffington Post)

Pistorius due back in court for sentencing (Financial Times - Paywall)

CDC issues new Ebola guidance (CNN)

Oscar Pistorius sentencing live: Athlete sentenced to five years in prison over culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced live: Athlete to find out if he is jailed over culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced live: Athlete finds out if he is jailed over culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison over culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp - live (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp - live (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to five years in prison for culpable homicide of girlfriend Reeva - live (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius begins five-year jail sentence for culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp - live (Independent)

Legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies aged 82 (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: UK Ebola vaccine tests continue (BBC)

Total CEO, Oil Buccaneer, Dies In Moscow Plane Crash (Forbes)

'We will stand together' Oscar Pistorious' family vow to support him ahead of sentencing (Daily Express)

VIDEO: Man guilty of fake-girl webcam sex (BBC)

Fashion designer Oscar de la Renta dies at 82 (CBS News)

Australia set to help China seize assets of corrupt Chinese officials - reports (Reuters)

Hong Kong protesters pessimistic that talks will succeed (Fox News)

Total chief dies in Moscow air crash (Financial Times - Paywall)

Police believe dead suspect who struck 2 members of Canadian military had become radicalized (Fox News)

Total oil CEO Christophe de Margerie killed in Moscow plane crash (Guardian)

Few hopes of success seen in Hong Kong protesters' talks with officials (Fox News)

Oscar de la Renta dead: Legendary US fashion designer dies after long cancer battle aged 82 (Independent)

Oscar Pistorius: The Sentencing Options (Sky News)

VIDEO: Paralysed man walks after cell surgery (BBC)

Ebola crisis turns a corner as U.S. issues new treatment protocols (Reuters)

Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies (ALJAZEERA)

Radicalized Canadian Muslim convert runs down two young soldiers in his car before being shot dead by police (Daily Mail)

CDC releases new Ebola guidelines (CBS News)

Gatwick begins Ebola screening (Guardian)

How SARS prepared us for Ebola (CNN)

Turkey to let Iraqi Kurds join Kobane battle (ALJAZEERA)

Man walks again after transplant (BBC)

Judgment Day: Could 'Blade Runner' Pistorius Escape Jail? (NBC News)

See Celebrities Who Wore Oscar de la Renta (Time Magazine)

China growth slows to five-year low (BBC)

Why was de la Renta a fashion icon? (CNN)

Fight against Afghanistan's opium trade is failing, U.S. report says (Los Angeles Times)

Police seek pumpkin festival rioters (CNN)

Canadian man shot after striking soldiers (ALJAZEERA)

Oscar de la Renta on his roots (CNN)

VIDEO: Designer Oscar de la Renta dies (BBC)

China likely to close 'gift' loophole in corruption fight (Reuters)

Ali Mazrui, Scholar of Africa Who Divided U.S. Audiences, Dies at 81 (New York Times - Paywall)

Oscar Pistorius To Be Sentenced For Reeva Death (Sky News)

Total Oil Company CEO Dies in Moscow Plane Crash (Time Magazine)

Ebola Vaccine Push Ramps Up (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Have police caught a serial killer? (CNN)

Former Australian leader Whitlam dies (CNN)

China's economic growth falls to 7.3 percent in 3Q, lowest in 5 years (Fox News)

American soldier drops everything to fight ISIS (CBS News)

China to pitch high-speed trains to California (Reuters)

The children orphaned by Ebola (CBS News)

Ex-Australian Leader Whitlam Dies (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Oscar de la Renta's Life in Photos (Time Magazine)

VIDEO: Total's CEO dies in jet crash (BBC)

Man never gave up hope for girls (CNN)

Christophe de Margerie, CEO of French oil company Total, dies in Moscow plane crash (Fox News)

World-Renowned Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies Aged 82 (Time Magazine)

Turkey to allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters passage into Syrian city (Los Angeles Times)

Canada police kill 'radicalised' driver after he rams two soldiers (Reuters)

Mixed Economic Signals From China (New York Times - Paywall)

Third UN employee dies of Ebola (ALJAZEERA)

Oil CEO Dies in a Moscow Plane Crash (NBC News)

'No closure' for Pistorius family (BBC)

Ebola orphans of Liberia (CBS News)

World first as man whose spinal cord was severed walks: Paralysed fireman recovers thanks to UK research (Daily Mail)

Ebola Travel Ban Wins Support From Another Embattled Democratic Candidate (Time Magazine)

Prolific Designer Oscar de la Renta Dies At 82 (Forbes)

Near extinction: Rare rhino dies (CNN)

Using comedy to fight ISIS (CNN)

Turkey U-turn in ISIS battle (CNN)

Monica Lewinsky speaks out on Clinton affair and her ravaged reputation for the first time in 13 YEARS and earns a standing ovation (Daily Mail)

Hong Kong Leader Stands by Vote Process (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Ebola hysteria: An epic overreaction (CNN)

Hong Kong Leader Reaffirms Unbending Stance on Elections (New York Times - Paywall)

Infection Protection: New Ebola Guidelines Stress Gear Ritual (NBC News)

Wills of WW1 soldiers revealed for the first time (Daily Mail)

Turkey clears way for Iraqi Kurdish troops to battle Islamic State in Kobane, Syria (Washington Post - Paywall)

Ebola quarantine ends, Duncans family seeks normalcy (CBS News)

'We're a Family': Nurses at Ebola Hospital Break Silence (NBC News)

CDC Changes Ebola Guidelines (Time Magazine)

Total CEO Christophe de Margerie killed in Moscow plane accident - airport spokeswoman (Reuters)

American Fights For Liberian Orphans Amid Own Ebola Scare (NBC News)

Canada says man who ran down two Canadian soldiers 'radicalised' (Reuters)

Police probe street attack on Celtic goalkeeper Zaluska (Daily Express)

As Ebola patients vanish in Liberia's health system, survivors go on a desperate search (Washington Post - Paywall)

VIDEO: Man vs. Subway (BBC)

Former Australian PM Gough Whitlam dies at 98 (Reuters)

Using military and new protocols, U.S. ramps up Ebola response (Reuters)

UK steps up aid to help Sierra Leone fight Ebola (Guardian)

The man who magically made maths fun (BBC)

Jail Oscar for 20 years begs Reeva's sister (Daily Star)

Baby beheaded by ISIS monsters (Daily Star)

Flights cancelled as wet and wild Britain gets first blast of Hurricane Gonzalo (Daily Express)

120 people now being monitored for Ebola in Texas (CBS News)

UK drones ready to attack Isis in Syria and Iraq (Independent)

UK Reaper drones ready to attack Isis in Syria and Iraq (Independent)

Little boys fight in video as laughing adults CHEER them on (Daily Mail)

Man pleads not guilty in Louisiana stripper death (CBS News)

VIDEO: First prosecution over avatar 'Sweetie' (BBC)

Gough Whitlam dies at 98; pivotal Australian prime minister (Los Angeles Times)

Nurses defend Dallas hospital following death of Liberian Ebola patient (Guardian)

EU, China Complete Deal on Telecoms Equipment (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Former Australian PM Whitlam dies at 98 (Financial Times - Paywall)

Indian soccer player dies from injury in goal celebration (CBS News)

Former Australian Prime Minister Gough Whitlam who was dismissed in 1975 crisis dies at age 98 (Fox News)

Magnum photographer Rene Burri dies (BBC)

Soccer Player Dies After Goal-Celebration Flip (NBC News)

After clashes, Hong Kong students, government stand their ground before talks (Reuters)

Gough Whitlam, Australian prime minister who proved transformative, dies at 98 (Washington Post - Paywall)

Woman gets stuck inside online date's chimney 'following split' - and then is arrested by police (Independent)

WorldViews: Why Hong Kong's leader fears the pro-democracy protests (Washington Post - Paywall)

Mexican Federal Police Take Over Towns After Students' Disappearance (Time Magazine)

The Psychology Behind Our Collective Ebola Freak-Out (Time Magazine)

Gough Whitlam dies aged 98 his life in pictures (Guardian)

Obama White House Finds Ebola and ISIS Crises Silver Lining (Time Magazine)

Senior French executive dies in jet crash at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport report (Russia Today)

Gough Whitlam dies at age 98 (Guardian)

UK ports wide open to Ebola (Daily Star)

Ebola outbreak spurs global race to find cure (CBS News)

Man shot in legs in west Belfast (BBC)

Aid agencies criticise slow Ebola response (ALJAZEERA)

DC police spent $260k on Stingray' surveillance system, left it unused for 6 years (Russia Today)

Another U.S. Ebola Patient Recovers at Emory (NBC News)

Turkey opens border to let more Kurds join the fight against ISIS (Daily Mail)

Isis in Kobani: US loses patience with Turkey and resupplies Kurdish fighters by plane - then Ankara allows reinforcements through (Independent)

Isis in Kobani: US resupplies Kurdish fighters by plane - then Turkey allows reinforcements through its border (Independent)

Watch the amazing self driving car that can reach 150mph: Audi reveals first smart race car and lets it loose on track (Daily Mail)

Is this first picture of crippled Russian submarine near Stockholm? (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: Reckless road user drives wrong way down motorway every day for five years (Daily Star)

Burying the Ebola dead in Sierra Leone - video (Channel4)

Norwegian Ebola Patient Recovers, Is Discharged From Hospital (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Pistorius Family 'Loved And Accepted' Reeva (Sky News)

Armed police called as furious passengers on delayed flight stage mutiny (Daily Express)

WorldViews: Gaddafi died 3 years ago. Would Libya be better off if he hadn't? (Washington Post - Paywall)

Watch Live: Nurses Speak at Dallas Ebola Hospital (NBC News)

Caught on Camera: Man Rescued From Inferno (NBC News)

Pilot: Why we won't fly Ebola patients (CNN)

China Growth Seen Slowing Sharply (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Ebola outbreak: UN aid worker in Sierra Leone dies from virus (Independent)

Ebola outbreak: UN aid worker dies from virus as Britain steps up airport screening (Independent)

Ebola outbreak: Britain steps up airport screening as UN aid worker dies from virus (Independent)

Syrian Kurds fight ISIS on their own (CBS News)

Coming Up: Nurses Speak at Dallas Ebola Hospital (NBC News)

VIDEO: Pistorius siblings: 'Truth manipulated' (BBC)

Turkey signals unexpected shift in fight against ISIS in Syrian town (CBS News)

New Hampshire pumpkin fest riot prompts police investigation (CBS News)

Maps: Who's Been Exposed To Ebola In The U.S. And Where They're Being Treated (Forbes)

Man charged in shooting that killed girl, 3 (CBS News)

VIDEO: Surfing to fight depression (BBC)

Ebola in America: Has the Fear Fever Broken? (NBC News)

Turkey helping Kurdish fighters cross into Kobani (Fox News)

Flames In The Sky About Kobani As Turkey Makes Major U-Turn Over Kurdish Fighters (Huffington Post)

Reeva Steenkamp's sister pleads with judge to jail Oscar Pistorius for twenty years (Daily Mail)

Thousands of paedophiles will escape ANY punishment because police cannot cope with scale of online abuse (Daily Mail)

Isis orders its fighters to stop giving away their locations on Twitter (Independent)

Isis orders its fighters to stop giving away their 'secret' locations on Twitter (Independent)

German clinic scraps two machines worth £1m after Ebola patient threw up on them (Daily Mail)

Ebola in Liberia: Reporter recounts pockets of hope amid "corridors of misery" (CBS News)

Why hasn't Turkey gone after ISIS? (CNN)

Indian player dies after celebration stunt (ALJAZEERA)

U.N. Group Urges China's Wealthy to Fight Ebola (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Nigeria's 'spectacular success' in combating Ebola provides hope for others (Independent)

Ebola crisis: Spectacular success' in Nigeria provides hope and lessons for other nations (Independent)

Ebola crisis: Nigeria's 'spectacular success' in combating virus provides hope for others (Independent)

Turkey to Let Iraqi Kurds Cross to Syria To Fight ISIS (New York Times - Paywall)

Google to crack down on piracy by demoting illegal sites in search results so alternatives like Spotify and Google Play come up first (Daily Mail)

VIDEO: Man falls 60 feet into Alps crevasse (BBC)

Oscar Pistorius' sister Aimee speaks for first time to say she'll always love him (Daily Mail)

Turkey to allow Kurdish peshmerga across its territory to fight in Kobani (Guardian)

Rapist who forced himself on sleeping teenage girl and insulted her when she woke up and tried to fight him off is jailed for six years (Daily Mail)

German police seize Muslim man codenamed 'The Tailor' who is suspected of equipping ISIS with combat suits - and 7,500 pairs of boots (Daily Mail)

My night in the Texas Ebola hospital (BBC)

VIDEO: Why US man joined Kurdish fighters (BBC)

US Army withheld promise from Germany that Ebola virus wouldn't be weaponized (Russia Today)

MSF volunteers put themselves in the frontline of fight against Ebola (Guardian)

Turkey to allow Iraqi Kurds to join battle vs IS in Kobani (Russia Today)

Ebola Fear: Maine Teacher Put on Leave After Dallas Trip (NBC News)

Finance director who 'lied about qualifications to get job then swindled £300,000 to lavish on shoes, holidays and a hot tub' told police she did it for her disabled daughter, court told (Daily Mail)

Hammond tells European leaders to pay up in fight against Ebola as figures reveal Britain and America shouldering burden (Daily Mail)

Shipping Companies Committed to Servicing Countries Stricken by Ebola (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

Sin City Calling - Best Man in Vegas (Huffington Post)

W.H.O. Declares Nigeria Free of Ebola (New York Times - Paywall)

48 people exposed to Ebola 'patient zero' emerge from quarantine after being declared disease free (Daily Mail)

Family of first Ebola victim in US freed from quarantine (Russia Today)

Pistorius to be sentenced on Tuesday for girlfriend's killing (Reuters)

Turkey allows Kurds to relieve Kobani (Financial Times - Paywall)

Awaiting Oscar Pistorius Sentencing, South Africa Wrangles Over Complex Issues (New York Times - Paywall)

American doctor shares experience fighting Ebola (CBS News)

Pistorius siblings say Oscar falsely portrayed by prosecution - video (Guardian)

Dublin Ebola scare in as woman with symptoms who's just returned from Nigeria is isolated in hospital (Daily Mail)

Western aid 'is funding ISIS fighters' because jihadists are demanding bribes (Daily Mail)

Cadley FC girl collapses and dies after having a suspected heart attack while playing football (Daily Mail)

Heinous crime': Japanese man gets 2-year jail term for making 3D guns (Russia Today)

Is #BendGate Back? Man Claims iPhone 6 'Caught Fire' After 'Surreal' Accident (Huffington Post)

Isis in Kobani: Turkey allows Iraqi Kurds into Syria to join fight for key town (Independent)

Russia-China trade hits record $59bn in first half of 2014 (Russia Today)

Iranian TV reporter killed in Turkey car crash 1 day after 'spying accusations' (Russia Today)

EU and China agree truce on trade spats (Financial Times - Paywall)

Indian Mizoram Premier League footballer dies from spinal injuries after somersault goal celebration (Daily Mail)

Ebola outbreak: Hundreds of parents remove schoolchildren after principal visits Zambia (Independent)

Ebola outbreak: Hundreds of parents remove schoolchildren after principle visits Zambia (Independent)

Rachel Lynn Craig is first charged under 'revenge porn law' in Virginia (Daily Mail)

Leung warns protesters not to test China (Financial Times - Paywall)

Actress Lynda Bellingham dies at 66 (BBC)

Ebola themed toys selling like hot cakes, supplies finished (Russia Today)

U.S. veteran joins ground war against ISIS (CBS News)

Ebola apocalypse - and how US 'preppers' plan to survive (Channel4)

US troops battling Ebola in West Africa WON'T be equipped with Hazmat suits (Daily Mail)

Russian scientists working on fast-acting Ebola vaccine (Russia Today)

Why no empathy for Ebola victims? (CNN)

Sinosphere Blog: Beijing Donates $6 Million for Food Aid in Ebola Fight (New York Times - Paywall)

Oscar Pistorius sentencing: Reeva Steenkamp's sister pleads with judge not to let athlete 'use his disability as an excuse' for homicide (Independent)

MasterCard, Zwipe team up for world's first contactless credit card (Russia Today)

Ebola crisis: How much are different countries donating to fight the outbreak and is it enough? (Independent)

Ebola crisis: How much are different countries donating to fight the outbreak and is it enough? (Independent)

Player dies after goal celebration (BBC)

Prehistoric birds first learnt to fly by falling out of trees, say researchers (Daily Mail)

Google changes 'to fight piracy' (BBC)

Hardware VS Predator: Man repelled Siberian bear attack with computer (Russia Today)

Ebola orphans stigmatized, abandoned (CNN)

Rhea bird has been on the loose in Hampshire for TWO YEARS (Daily Mail)

#TarpaulinRevolution: London police storm Parliament Square occupation (Russia Today)

Spoof video shot in Glasgow shows man pretending to race the tube (Daily Mail)

Ashya King seen for the first time since his brain tumour treatment (Daily Mail)

Federal police sent to Mexico towns (BBC)

China says no to Dumbledore (BBC)

Kerry Urges Action on Islamists, Ebola (Wall Street Journal - Paywall)

VIDEO: Footballer DIES after backflip celebration goes tragically wrong (Daily Star)

Sinosphere Blog: In Hong Kong and Prague, Notes of Support and Windows on Unrest (New York Times - Paywall)

US sends lethal aid to Kurdish forces fighting ISIS in Kobani (Russia Today)

ISIS teaches how to avoid NSA snooping in a tweet report (Russia Today)

Scientists: North can become South in less than 100 years (Russia Today)

Ebola commentary proves dangerous (CNN)

Initial blood test shows Spanish nurse now free of Ebola (Los Angeles Times)

Hong Kong clashes continue, raising concerns about casualties (Los Angeles Times)

Why Americans Still Shouldn't Be Scared Of Catching Ebola (Forbes)

Ebola creating food shortage in W. Africa (CNN)

Armenians in Aleppo regard Turkey as 'first enemy' (Channel4)

Rip-off restaurant opens in China (CNN)

Protesters, police clash again in Hong Kong's Mong Kok neighborhood (Washington Post - Paywall)

Calls for more action to stop Ebola - video (Channel4)

Germany: 25 years on, no looking back (CNN)

Hong Kong police clear pro-democracy camp at key intersection (Washington Post - Paywall)

Police and protesters clash in Hong Kong - video (Channel4)

Drone first shows life of killer whales (CNN)

Ebola hits Sierra Leone's last unaffected district (Channel4)

In pictures: Hong Kong protest art (BBC)

Hong Kong's protests: Chipping away (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Police firearms: Weaponised (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Turkey and the Kurds: War-war, not jaw-jaw (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

'God, why take my father and mother?' - Ebola orphans (Channel4)

The Ebola crisis: Much worse to come (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Hong Kong protesters demonstrate outside police HQ (Channel4)

Ebola in Liberia - here's why I'm angry (Channel4)

Is this the most dramatic moment in Pistorius sentencing? (Channel4)

45 arrested in Hong Kong clash (CNN)

Hong Kong: Who's who? (CNN)

Hong Kong police remove barricades (CNN)

China bans drug-using celebs (CNN)

The man who turns Lego into art (CNN)

Ebola in Spain: Europe's first victim (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Lexington: The Ebola alarmists (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Hong Kong protests: The waiting game (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Turkey and Syria: While Kobane burns (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Ukraine at war: Fight club (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

What is PLA doing in Hong Kong? (CNN)

ISIS doesn't represent us (CNN)

Turkey and the PKK: How to deal with Syria's Kurds (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Lexington: The loneliest man in Congress (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Hong Kong protests: No exit (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Missing Miami woman’s ex kills himself after police find body in car trunk (Miami Herald)

Mystery man in Rick Scott attack ad unveiled, misleads about Charlie Crist and Ponzi scheme (Miami Herald)

Democracy in Hong Kong: Political city (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

State-owned enterprises: Fixing China Inc (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Politics in Hong Kong: Learning from the enemy (Economist Magazine - Paywall)

Rural schools: Down and out in rural China (Economist Magazine - Paywall)