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Coalition Steps Up Airstrikes on Besieged Syrian Border City – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Coalition Steps Up Airstrikes on Besieged Syrian Border CityWall Street JournalIslamic State militants stepped up their fight Thursday to seize more neighborhoods in the Syrian city of Kobani, as U.S.-led coalition warplanes intensified airstrikes in a bid … Continue reading

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Turkey’s President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic State – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Turkey's President Calls for Ground Troops to Fight Islamic StateWall Street JournalTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday the besieged Syrian city of Kobani was in imminent danger of falling to Islamic State and called on the … Continue reading

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Street Fighting In Kobani As Islamic State Advances – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Fox News Street Fighting In Kobani As Islamic State AdvancesRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyIslamic State militants are fighting street battles with Kurdish forces protecting the Syrian city of Kobani near the Turkish border. Reports say that the jihadists broke into the east of the … Continue reading

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Street fighting rages in Syrian town as Islamic State moves in – Reuters

Reuters Street fighting rages in Syrian town as Islamic State moves inReutersMURSITPINAR Turkey (Reuters) – Street fighting raged between Kurdish defenders and Islamic State militants who advanced into Kobani on Monday after subjecting the Syrian border town to an assault … Continue reading

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Brazil Gets a Choice – Wall Street Journal

NDTV Brazil Gets a ChoiceWall Street JournalThe big news in Brazil's presidential election Sunday is the rally by centrist candidate Acéio Neves to finish second. He'll now square off against incumbent President Dilma Rousseff in an Oct. 26 runoff that … Continue reading

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Taiwan Watching Hong Kong Protests Closely – Wall Street Journal

The New Yorker Taiwan Watching Hong Kong Protests CloselyWall Street JournalTAIPEI—The phrase "Today Hong Kong, tomorrow Taiwan" has been much on the lips of many people on this island. As hundreds of thousands in Hong Kong have joined pro-democracy protests, … Continue reading

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Exclusive: Goldman leads investment by Wall Street in new communications platform

By Lauren Tara LaCapra NEW YORK (Reuters) – After spending two years developing a wide-ranging communications tool for Wall Street, Goldman Sachs Group Inc says it has reached the perfect pitch.     On Wednesday, Goldman and 13 partners plan to … Continue reading

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Count on Beijing’s Stern Response in Hong Kong – Wall Street Journal

ABC News Count on Beijing's Stern Response in Hong KongWall Street JournalSince he took office two years ago, Chinese President Xi Jinping has been confronted by numerous acts of protest and resistance, from self-immolating Tibetan nuns to terror attacks by … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Economic Growth Accelerates in Third Quarter – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Vietnamese Economic Growth Accelerates in Third QuarterWall Street JournalHANOI—Vietnam's economic growth accelerated in the third quarter, as rising exports helped offset weak domestic demand. Gross domestic product in the third quarter grew 6.19% from a year earlier, … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Economic Growth Accelerates in Third Quarter – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal Vietnamese Economic Growth Accelerates in Third QuarterWall Street JournalHANOI—Vietnam's economic growth accelerated in the third quarter, as rising exports helped offset weak domestic demand. Gross domestic product in the third quarter grew 6.19% from a year earlier, … Continue reading

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