US doctor and a missionary working with Ebola patients in Liberia have tested positive for the virus
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Leading presidential candidate says Muslim Brotherhood will have no place in Egypt
A swimmer participates in the annual Irish Bog Snorkelling Championship at Peatlands Park, Northern Ireland. The event, which celebrates International Bog Day, requires competitors to swim through 60 metres of swampy waters.
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