Wednesday, 22 Oct, 2014
<a href="http://www.crashonline.com/russia-says-ukraine-find-money-pay-gas-within-week-2/"><b>Russia says Ukraine should find money to pay for gas within a week</b></a><p>The latest round of gas talks between Moscow and Kiev ended late on Tuesday in Brussels with no agreement</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/israeli-bedouin-doctor-mysteriously-turns-isis-jihadi/"><b>Israeli Bedouin doctor mysteriously turns ISIS jihadi who dies in Syria</b></a><p>He was a quiet whiz kid, top of his class, who overcame tough odds in his village to become a star medical student</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/three-people-killed-five-injured-hurricane-gonzalo-batters-britain-photos/"><b>Three people killed and five injured as Hurricane Gonzalo batters Britain (photos)</b></a><p>Northern Scotland saw the worst of the weather with winds of up to 108mph and two weeks of rainfall</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/kerry-expects-deep-engagement-congress-iran-talks/"><b>Kerry expects “deep” engagement with Congress on Iran talks</b></a><p>The Obama administration planned to fully consult Congress about ongoing negotiations with Iran over its nuclear programme</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/ebola-serum-africa-weeks/"><b>Ebola serum for Africa ‘in weeks’</b></a><p>Serum made from the blood of recovered Ebola patients could be available within weeks in Liberia,  says the World Health Organization</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/florida-father-shot-three-kids-committed-suicide-photos-video/"><b>Florida father shot his three kids then committed suicide (photos & video)</b></a><p>He reportedly told his wife to call off the divorce or he would kill their children </p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/hong-kong-protesters-march-fruitless-talks-government/"><b>Hong Kong protesters march after fruitless talks with government</b></a><p>About 200 Hong Kong protesters marched to the home of the city’s Beijing-backed leader on Wednesday to push their case for greater democracy a day after talks between student leaders and senior officials failed to break the deadlock.</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/boeing-chinese-partner-make-jet-fuel-cooking-oil/"><b>Boeing and Chinese partner to make jet fuel from “cooking oil”</b></a><p>Aircraft makers Boeing and Commercial Aircraft Corp of China have launched a joint pilot project to turn used cooking oil into jet fuel</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/us-probes-stray-syria-air-drop/"><b>US probes ‘stray Syria air drop’ (video)</b></a><p>The US defence department has said it is examining an Islamic State video appearing to show militants in control of US weapons intended for Syrian Kurdish fighters</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/five-britons-week-joining-isis/"><b>‘Five Britons a week joining Isis’</b></a><p>Five Britons are travelling to Iraq and Syria to join Islamic State (Isis) every week, the UK’s most senior police officer has revealed</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/mango-apologize-anti-semitic-shirt-similar-insignia-worn-ss/"><b>Mango to apologize for ‘anti-Semitic’ shirt similar to insignia worn by SS</b></a><p>The tiny black zig-zag lines on the $59.99 blouse look just like the Siegrune, a symbol used by the SS, a paramilitary organization under Hitler and the Nazis</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/battles-african-mobs-riot-police-photos-video/"><b>Battles between African mobs and riot police (photos & video)</b></a><p>The gangs fight over the best routes to the ferry port to the UK </p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/un-chief-plans-gaza-conflict-inquiry/"><b>UN chief plans Gaza conflict inquiry</b></a><p>The UN secretary general has said he is setting up an inquiry into attacks on UN facilities during Israel’s recent offensive in the Gaza Strip</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/pregnant-duchess-kate-dazzles-blue-photos-video/"><b>Pregnant Duchess Kate dazzles in blue (photos &video)</b></a><p>All eyes were on the Duchess last night, who looked stunning in a floor length powder blue evening gown</p> <a href="http://www.crashonline.com/audi-claims-self-drive-speed-record-video/"><b>Audi claims self-drive speed record (video)</b></a><p>The German car giant says its RS7 vehicle topped 149mph (240km/h) while driving uncrewed round the Hockenheim racing circuit</p>
 
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Photo of the Day
Kurdish refugee children from the Syrian town of Kobani sit behind a fence in Suruc
Eyes wide shut: Kurdish refugee children from the Syrian town of Kobani sit behind a fence in a camp in the southeastern town of Suruc on the Turkish-Syrian border (Reuters Photo)