Emirati actor Abdullah Zeid and Tunisian actress Huda Salah in "Royal Love", an Emirati film releasing in the UAE on August 28, 2014.

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In this Aug. 13, 2014, photo, Vicki Bennett, a 50-year-old homeless woman who lives in her van, eats her dinner while waiting to do her laundry outside a laundromat during a Laundry Love event in Huntington Beach, Calif. Laundry Love is a growing faith-driven movement that helps people change their lives by letting them change into clean clothes. The organization partners with local laundromats and helps those who are homeless or struggling financially by doing their laundry for free. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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With Shaikh Hamdan's win, the UAE kept the gold title which was earned by Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid in the 2012 FIA World Endurance Championship at Euston Park, UK, and will retain the title until 2016, thus adding a new feather in the UAE’s endurance cap.

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Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER with registration 9M-MRD operating as flight MH17 is seen at the G3 gate of Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam, before it took off, heading to Kuala Lumpur, July 17, 2014. The aircraft was brought down over eastern Ukraine on Thursday, killing all 298 people aboard.

Malaysia Airlines to slash 6,000 jobs

Carrier to trim route network and replace CEO under plans announced Friday to stave off bankruptcy following two air tragedies

103-year-old Japanese sprinter Hidekichi Miyazaki (left) runs during men’s 100m dash at a Japan Masters Athletics competition in Kyoto. The Jamaican sprinter, Usain Bolt competes to win the 100m competition of the fifth edition of the 5th athletics Kamila Skolimowska Memorial competition at the National stadium in Warsaw, Poland.

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UN: Ebola cases could eventually reach 20,000

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A nine year old girl with shooting instructor Charles Vacca. After firing a single shot the girl fired a burst in fully automatic mode causing the weapon to recoil and accidentally shoot Vacca in the head. Vacca was airlifted to a medical facilities in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, where he later died.

Girl, 9, accidentally kills instructor with Uzi

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