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Islamic State shoots and beheads 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya: video 3:48pm EDT

CAIRO (Reuters) - A video purportedly made by Islamic State and posted on social media sites on Sunday appeared to show militants shooting and beheading about 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya.  Full Article

 
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Iraqi Shi'ite militia says DNA tests prove Saddam aide dead 4:08pm EDT 

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - An Iraqi Shi'ite militia group said on Sunday it had conducted DNA tests to prove the death of Ezzat al-Douri, former right-hand man to the late president Saddam Hussein, who after the 2003 U.S. invasion was ranked by Washington as the sixth most-wanted Iraqi.  Full Article  

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China makes big cut in bank reserve requirement to fight slowdown 12:15pm EDT 

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's central bank on Sunday cut the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves, the second industry-wide cut in two months, adding more liquidity to the world's second-biggest economy to help spur bank lending and combat slowing growth.  Full Article