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Arizona nine-year old in Uzi gun lesson accident

A nine year-old girl in the US has killed her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use a high-powered submachine gun.
BBC: August 27, 2014

US ebola patient to leave hospital

One of two American aid workers infected with the Ebola virus is leaving an Atlanta hospital.
August 21, 2014

American-Greek, Don "Da Bomb" George, Fights for IBO Super Middleweight World Title

Donovan George, a Greek American boxer, has a date with destiny this Saturday night (23/8/14) in Chicago, Illinois. The big punching Super Middleweight has 22 knockouts from 25 wins and he will be hoping that his 26th will bring him the IBO World title against Dyah Davis.
Midfield Maestro: August 20, 2014

Defence minister meets with U.S. ambassador ahead of Washington, DC trip

National Defence Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos met with U.S. Ambassador to Greece David D. Pearce at the ministry on Tuesday,
August 19, 2014

Missouri governor orders national guard to Ferguson

The governor of the central U.S. state of Missouri has ordered the National Guard to the town of Ferguson, after a week of sometimes violent protests sparked by the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager by a white police officer.
August 18, 2014

Obama: Iraq campaign will be 'long-term project'

President Obama says, "I don't think we're going to solve this problem in weeks."
CNN: August 10, 2014

US Planes Strike ISIL Artillery in Iraq

U.S. military aircraft have conducted a strike on Islamist militant artillery used against Kurdish forces defending Irbil, a Pentagon spokesman said Friday.
August 8, 2014

Pentagon confirms US general killed in Kabul

A man wearing an Afghan army uniform has shot and killed a U.S. general and wounded a number of American and international troops in what appears to be another "insider attack" by a member of Afghanistan's security forces.
August 5, 2014

Soccer: Crew may be looking at Greek forward

Greek forward Dimitrios Papadopoulos has been linked to the Crew, and coach Gregg Berhalter declined to comment on the team’s interest in the 32-year-old national-team player.
The Columbus Dispatch: August 5, 2014

Ancient coins returned to Greece as part of New York plea deal

A collection of ancient silver pieces forfeited during an undercover investigation into black-market coin trading in New York City was handed over to the Greek government at a ceremony on Monday, city officials said.
Euronews: August 5, 2014