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at 13:06 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Royal Protection officer arrested after ammunition found in lockers at Buckingham Palace

LONDON - British police say an officer assigned to the royal protection unit has been arrested after ammunition was found in personal lockers on the grounds of Buckingham Palace.


at 13:03 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Beirut health official says Lebanese man quarantined in hospital has tested negative for Ebola

BEIRUT - A Lebanese man who arrived in Beirut from West Africa believing he may have Ebola was reassured by doctors that he is disease free but was still taken into a hospital quarantine on Thursday as a practice run to check the country's preparedness, a health official said.


at 13:03 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Investigators: Total chief's plane almost escaped crash; Vnukovo Airport chief, deputy resign

MOSCOW - The plane carrying a top French oil executive and a crew of three was already in the air when it grazed a snowplow, just failing to avoid the fatal crash, Russian crash investigators said Thursday.


at 13:02 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Ice cream truck hits, kills boy in LA, prompting crowd to attack driver

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - An ice cream truck ran over and killed a seven-year-old boy riding a motorized bike in South Los Angeles and residents then attacked the driver, authorities said.


at 12:28 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Dozens quarantined for Ebola in Liberia threaten to break out of isolation for lack of food

MONROVIA, Liberia - Dozens of people quarantined for Ebola monitoring in western Liberia are threatening to break out of isolation because they have no food, the West African nation's state radio reported Thursday.


at 10:59 on October 23, 2014, EDT.

Gauge of US economy posts solid 0.8 per cent gain in September, signalling further growth

WASHINGTON - A gauge designed to predict the economy's future health posted a solid increase in September after no gain in the previous month.


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