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Bad weather seen as probable cause of fatal Air Algerie crash 13:18 GMT

PARIS/OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed 118 people on board, French officials said on Friday.  Full Article

 
Nigeria government confirms Ebola case in megacity of Lagos 19:22 GMT 

ABUJA/GENEVA (Reuters) - A Liberian man who died in Nigeria's commercial capital Lagos on Friday tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus, Health Minister Onyebuchi Chukwu said.  Full Article  

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Hamilton fastest in hot Hungarian practice 15:11 GMT 

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton started his Hungarian Grand Prix weekend as he intended to continue, leading both of Friday's free practice sessions with championship-leading Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg behind.  Full Article  

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EU edges to economic sanctions on Russia but narrows scope 18:37 GMT 

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union reached outline agreement on Friday to impose the first economic sanctions on Russia over its behaviour in Ukraine but scaled back their scope to exclude technology for the crucial gas sector.  Full Article  |  Video  

 
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