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Washington school gunman was Homecoming prince, students say

A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince opened fire inside a high school cafeteria Friday near Seattle, killing one student and injuring at least four others before taking his own life, officials said.

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Bomb blast kills five at bus station in north Nigeria - police

ABUJA (Reuters) - A bomb exploded at a bus station in northern Nigeria's Bauchi state late on Wednesday, killing at least five people and wounding 12, police said.

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Man Faked Coma for 2 Years to Avoid Court


He might have got away with it if it hadn't been for his supermarket loyalty card.

A British fraudster who pretended to be quadriplegic and sometimes comatose for two years to avoid prosecution has been convicted after police caught him on camera driving and strolling around supermarkets.

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US tightens Ebola check rules for travelers from West Africa


The United States has stepped up its monitoring of travelers entering the country from West Africa in a bid to stem the spread of Ebola. But the rules stop short of imposing a ban on all visitors from the region.

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CEO of oil giant Total dies in Russia plane crash


PARIS—French oil company Total SA said Chairman and Chief Executive Christophe de Margerie died Monday in a plane crash at a Russian airport.

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Shots fired inside Canada parliament

Several shots have been fired outside and inside the nation's parliament in Ottawa.

Witnesses reported seeing a gunman firing at the Ottawa War Memorial and then running toward the government buildings, where more shots were heard.

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Ebola fears: Airline contacts 800 passengers, country issues travel bans


(CNN) -- Take no chances. Leave no stone unturned. Fueled by Ebola fears, these common axioms are driving policy and action -- at times to hefty measures.

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Indian girl, 3, 'raped' in school

Indian police are investigating the alleged rape of a three-year-old girl in her school in the city of Bangalore.

The child returned from school on Tuesday and complained of pain that had been caused by "an uncle in school", her parents told the police.

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'Many dead' at South Korea concert

At least 14 people are feared dead in an accident at a pop concert in Seongnam, south of Seoul in South Korea, according to media reports.

One report said that a ventilation grate had collapsed and that people fell 20 metres (65ft) into an underground parking area.

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