1. Amtrak Train Derails in Philadelphia, Killing at Least 5 and Injuring Dozens
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-13 at 02:45:21

At least five people were killed and dozens more injured when an Amtrak train carrying 243 people derailed, shutting down service in the Northeast region, the authorities said.

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2. North Korea defence chief ‘executed with anti-aircraft fire’
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-13 at 03:43:10

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un had his defence minister executed with anti-aircraft fire for insubordination and dozing off during a formal military rally, South Korean intelligence said Wednesday, hinting at possible instability in the Pyongyang leaders...

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4. Traumatized Nepalis seek open spaces
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-13 at 00:42:41

Traumatized Nepalis seek open spaces

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5. Former European leaders call for change in EU policy on Israel
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-13 at 00:15:16

Europe must hold Israel to account for the way it maintains the occupation, says letter from former prime ministers and diplomatsA high-profile group of former European political leaders and diplomats has called for the urgent reassessment of EU policy on...

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6. Gunmen Kill 43 in Attack on Shiite Minority in Pakistan
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-13 at 02:39:00

Pakistani police say gunmen have killed 43 people in an attack on the country's Shiite minority.

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7. Atheist blogger hacked to death
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-13 at 00:40:44

Atheist blogger hacked to death

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8. Bayern win not enough as Barca progress
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-13 at 00:31:26

Bayern win not enough as Barca progress

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11. Could this be the world’s most efficient solar electricity system?
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-13 at 00:00:03

Using military technology and a zero-emission engine invented by a 19th-century Scot, Swedish firm seeks to revolutionise solar energy production Continue reading...

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12. Art Imitating Income: The $179 Million Picasso That Explains Global Inequality
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-13 at 03:00:06

The supply of certain paintings is fixed, but the number of people with the riches to buy top-end art is rising.

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13. U.S. searches for missing chopper
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-13 at 00:13:41

A U.S. military helicopter with eight people on board has gone missing in Nepal as Marine personnel worked to help people in the earthquake-ravaged country.

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17. India and China: Friends, foes or frenemies?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-13 at 03:40:06

India and China: Friends, foes or frenemies?

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19. New laws to target radicalisation
     Published by BBC on 2015-05-13 at 02:13:42

David Cameron is to set out new powers aimed at tackling radicalisation, saying the UK has been a "passively tolerant society" for too long.

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20. Rescue resumes after Nepal quake
     Published by BBC on 2015-05-13 at 02:36:37

Rescue work resumes after the latest deadly earthquake in Nepal, after thousands of scared residents spent the night in the open.

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