Oil rich Angola seeks to pack a global punch

Angola's recent election to the UN Security Council is part of a wider bid to polish its veteran president's image and transform the fast emerging oil-rich country into a regional powerhouse

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Sweden says 'at least one' vessel operated in its waters

Sweden said on Friday it appeared that at least one foreign vessel had likely operated in waters near its capital in recent days, calling such activity "unacceptable."

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Cremation fears leave empty Ebola beds in Liberia

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Even as Liberians fall ill and die of Ebola, more than half the beds in treatment centers in the capital remain empty, an unintended consequence of the government's order that the bodies of all suspected Ebola victims in Monrovia be cremated.

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White House Hero Dogs Cleared For Duty

Two dogs which attacked a White House intruder have been cleared to return to duty after being treated for minor bruising.

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Australian doctors transplant 'dead' hearts in surgical breakthrough

Australian surgeons said Friday they have used hearts that had stopped beating in successful transplants, in a world first that could change the way organs are donated.

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Sweden calls off search for submarine

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish authorities say they have called off their weeklong search for a suspected submarine in the Stockholm archipelago.

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Lawmakers seek to end benefits to former Nazis

WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation to stop suspected Nazi war criminals from receiving U.S. Social Security benefits will be introduced soon, members of Congress announced Thursday, the latest response to an Associated Press investigation that revealed millions of dollars have been paid to former Nazis who were forced out of the United States.

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China's top diplomat to visit Vietnam again amid sea dispute

China's top diplomat will visit Vietnam next week, China said on Friday, five months after he last visited during a period of tension over a Chinese oil drilling rig working in part of the South China Sea both countries claim. State Councillor Yang Jiechi, who outranks the foreign minister, will arrive in Vietnam on Monday for meetings with Vietnam Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh,...

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Islamic State among world's richest militant groups: US

The Islamic State has fast become one of the world's wealthiest terror groups, generating tens of millions of dollars a month from black market oil sales, ransoms and extortion, officials said.

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New York Medic Tested For Ebola-Like Symptoms New York Medic Tested For Ebola-Like Symptoms

A New York hospital is testing a doctor who has returned from West Africa with "Ebola-like" symptoms, says the city's health department.

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