Germany Claims Pro-Russian Separatists Downed MH17
Western leaders attempted to pin crash on Putin, Russians.
by Spiegel
North, South Korean Troops Trade Gunfire Across Border
Sunday’s shootout began after North Korea sent soldiers close to the border line.
by Associated Press

North Korea in grip of leadership tension
Senor North Korean leaders may want to move away from total tyranny.
by Joseph R DeTrani
Hurricane Gonzalo scores direct hit on Bermuda
Electrical transformers explode.
by Sam Strangeways

Pakistani Court Upholds Blasphemy Death Sentence Against Christian Woman
Influential Muslims sway judges’ decision.
by Patrick Goodenough
Russian Govt Orders Extra Airport Facilities to Prevent Ebola
Countries step up effort as US ignores proper protocol.
by RT

‘OH HELL NO!’ Outrage meets Obama plan to send Natl. Guard to Liberia to fight Ebola
The president who’s made executive orders a hallmark of his governing style is about to do it again.
by Joe Saunders
Africa Stems Ebola Via Border Closings, Luck
Officials credit tighter border controls.
by Tom Odula and Lynsey Chutel

North Korea leader reappears in public
State media shows Kim Jong-un using a cane.
by Aljazeera
WHO: Ebola Is Modern Era's Worst Health Emergency
Ebola epidemic has killed more than 4,000 people.
by Jim Gomez

Mexican activist slain during radio broadcast
Leader of a group of about 800 farm families slain.
by AP
Egypt police storm restive universities
Police backed by armoured vehicles storm Cairo University and al-Azhar University to quell student protests.
by Al Jazeera

 Fuel Smugglers Line Up Every Day to Drain Indonesia Economy
“…lucrative business involving soldiers, policemen and violent incidents.”
by Bloomberg
Kim Jong-Un Not First Dictator to Suddenly Disappear
North Korean leader not seen in public since Sept. 3.
by David Brown

Australia believes it's still too risky to send health workers to Ebola zones
Julie Bishop will not let the workers go to west Africa until treatment and evacuation plans are in place.
by Bridie Jabour
#NoTTIP: Mass protests slam US-EU trade deal as 'corporate power grab'
Mass rallies against a controversial trade agreement between the US and the EU.