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Day in pictures: 15 October

October 15, 2014 - 11:12am
Images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours

UK unemployment falls below 2m

October 15, 2014 - 10:29am
UK unemployment fell by 154,000 in the three months to the end of August to 1.97 million, the first time it has been below two million since 2008.

Second Texas Ebola case announced

October 15, 2014 - 10:16am
A second health worker in the US state of Texas has tested positive for Ebola, officials say, after treating a Liberian man who died last week.

Clooney wife in Greece marbles talks

October 15, 2014 - 9:37am
The new wife of Hollywood star George Clooney, lawyer Amal Clooney, joins Greece's campaign to return the Parthenon sculptures from Britain.

US spy Greenglass's death revealed

October 15, 2014 - 9:28am
American David Greenglass, involved in one of the most high-profile espionage scandals of the Cold War, died in July at 92, it is now reported.

VIDEO: Crack appears in plane cabin

October 15, 2014 - 8:58am
An American Airlines flight heading from San Francisco to Dallas made an emergency landing after the cabin's wall panels cracked loose.

India tightens cigarette warnings

October 15, 2014 - 8:38am
India says tobacco firms will soon have to reserve almost all the space on cigarette packs for health warnings.

BBC website blocked in China

October 15, 2014 - 8:19am
Access to the BBC's English-language website appears to have been "deliberately blocked" across China, the corporation says.

Games talk pulled after death threat

October 15, 2014 - 8:13am
Feminist video-games critic Anita Sarkeesian cancels a talk after organisers receive an email threatening a "massacre style attack".

Bank of America sees profits dive

October 15, 2014 - 8:10am
Bank of America reports a big drop in profits due to a multi-billion dollar settlement with US authorities.

Bono sorry for iTunes album release

October 15, 2014 - 7:47am
Bono says the decision to add U2's new album to all iTunes users' music libraries arose from a mixture of megalomania, generosity, self-promotion and fear.

Ebola: How panic is spreading faster than the virus

October 15, 2014 - 7:38am
How false alarms are spreading faster than the virus

Ebola winning the race, UN warns

October 15, 2014 - 7:30am
The UN's Ebola mission chief says the world is falling behind in the race to contain the deadly virus, with thousands of new cases predicted.

Tata Steel to sell some UK plants

October 15, 2014 - 7:29am
Tata Steel says it is planning to sell its Long Products division, which employs 6,500 people in the UK and Europe.

Asylum baby denied Australia visa

October 15, 2014 - 7:29am
In a landmark ruling Australia's federal court says a baby born in Australia to an asylum seeker from Myanmar is not entitled to a refugee visa.

Serbia condemns football drone stunt

October 15, 2014 - 7:22am
The Serbian foreign minister says a flag incident which halted a football match with Albania was a "political provocation" as Uefa takes action.

18 hours a day... in Google Glass headset

October 15, 2014 - 6:54am
American 31 year-old was "irritable and argumentative" without the device and showed "involuntary movement", study claims.

Sturgeon to become new SNP leader

October 15, 2014 - 6:50am
Nicola Sturgeon is set to replace Alex Salmond as leader of the SNP and first minister of Scotland, it has been confirmed.

Malaysia in 'Islamic State' arrests

October 15, 2014 - 6:37am
Malaysian authorities arrest 13 men and women suspected of planning to join Islamic State fighters in Syria in a raid near Kuala Lumpur.

Unknown to star in McQueen TV drama

October 15, 2014 - 6:34am
12 Years a Slave director Steve McQueen casts an unknown actor in the lead role for a new drama pilot for US television.