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      IS 'not America's fight alone'

      President Obama hails the support of Arab nations in air strikes which reportedly killed dozens of Islamic State and jihadist militants in Syria.

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      Miliband £2.5bn pledge 'to save NHS'

      Ed Miliband tells the Labour conference he wants to recruit 36,000 NHS doctors, nurses and other health staff - partly funded by a tax on tobacco firms and expensive homes.

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      Hostage family receive plea for life

      The family of British hostage Alan Henning say they have received an audio file of him pleading for his life.

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      PM: Queen purred over Scotland vote

      The Queen "purred" when David Cameron told her about Scotland's rejection of independence referendum, he apparently reveals.

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      DJ Travis guilty of indecent assault

      Former Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is convicted of one count of indecent assault in 1995 but cleared of two further charges.

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      Mother and son killed by train

      A woman and her 10-year-old son die after being hit by a train in Slough, Berkshire.

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      'Crucial' climate talks under way

      World leaders including US President Barack Obama are holding what they say is a crucially important summit on climate change at the UN in New York.

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      Ebola death rates 70% - WHO study

      New figures suggest 70% of those infected in West Africa have died, higher than previously reported.

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      Scotland 'the winner' after vote

      Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond says "all of Scotland will emerge as the winner" following the vote against independence.

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      Australian 'terror suspect' killed

      A teenager said to have made threats to Australian PM Tony Abbott is shot dead after stabbing two police in Melbourne, reports say.

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      Source: BBC International