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Hong Kong leader plays waiting game, protesters demand he resigns10/2/2014 6:58:27 AMHONG KONG - Hong Kong's leader is willing to let pro-democracy demonstrations blocking large areas of the city go on for weeks if necessary, a source close to him said, while defiant protesters vowed they would not budge.Palestinians draft U.N. resolution on ending Israel occupation10/2/2014 7:13:18 AMUNITED NATIONS - The Palestinians have drafted a U.N. Security Council resolution calling for an end to Israeli occupation by November 2016, which they have shared informally with Arab states and some council members, U.N. diplomats said on Wednesday.Dallas Ebola patient vomited outside apartment on way to hospital10/2/2014 5:24:45 AMDALLAS - Two days after he was sent home from a Dallas hospital, the man who is the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the United States was seen vomiting on the ground outside an apartment complex as he was bundled into an ambulance.Secret Service director resigns under fire10/2/2014 2:52:34 AMWASHINGTON - U.S. Secret Service Director Julia Pierson resigned under fire on Wednesday after a series of security lapses came to light that exposed gaping holes in the protective cocoon around President Barack Obama.Exclusive: U.S. nears solution for safe disposal of Ebola waste10/2/2014 7:33:23 AMWASHINGTON/CHICAGO - The United States is days away from settling the critical question of how hospitals should handle and dispose of medical waste from Ebola patients, a government official said on Wednesday.Special Report: In 'Umbrella Revolution,' China confronts limits of its power10/2/2014 4:11:31 AMHONG KONG - In the heart of Mong Kok, one of the most densely populated districts on earth, an abandoned Hong Kong police van is enveloped in the student-led demonstrations paralyzing swathes of the city. Along with yellow ribbons and flowers, symbols of the city’s pro-democracy movement, protesters have taped a hand-written placard in Chinese and English to the side of the locked and undamaged vehicle.Turkey vows to fight Islamic State, coalition strikes near border10/2/2014 4:58:10 AMMURSITPINAR Turkey/BEIRUT - Turkey signalled it may send troops into Syria or Iraq and let allies use Turkish bases to fight Islamic State, as coalition jets launched air strikes on Wednesday on insurgents besieging a town on its southern border with Syria.Pimco Total Return Fund posts record $23.5 billion net outflow in September10/2/2014 2:26:00 AM - Pacific Investment Management Co suffered a record $23.5 billion of withdrawals from its flagship Pimco Total Return Fund in September, with its largest daily outflow occurring on the day of Bill Gross's surprise resignation from the firm.At least 10 killed in shelling of school and mini-van in Ukraine10/2/2014 1:30:27 AMDONETSK Ukraine - At least 10 people were killed on Wednesday when shells hit a school playground and a public transit mini-van in a nearby street in Donetsk in eastern Ukraine, underscoring the fragility of a ceasefire between separatists and government forces.U.S. cautions Israel about settlement plans in East Jerusalem10/2/2014 1:34:38 AMWASHINGTON - The United States expressed concern on Wednesday about reports that Israel had moved forward plans for settlements in East Jerusalem, warning the move would call into question Israel's commitment to peace with the Palestinians.