1. Turkey: Pope’s ‘genocide’ reference unacceptable
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 02:15:21

Turkey: Pope's 'genocide' reference unacceptable

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2. Hidden video: Airport workers stealing from luggage
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 03:03:32

Hidden video: Airport workers stealing from luggage

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3. 100 sickened on cruise ship
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 02:12:47

Gastrointestinal illness has gripped 100 people on the cruise ship Celebrity Infinity, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control.

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4. 11 of America’s most spectacular libraries
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 01:46:46

11 of America's most spectacular libraries

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5. Masters champ: My autistic sister is key inspiration
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 01:09:29

Masters champ: My autistic sister is key inspiration

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6. US guards jailed for Iraq deaths
     Published by BBC on 2015-04-14 at 02:27:12

A former Blackwater guard is sentenced to life in prison and three others to 30 years over the killing of 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007.

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7. Tracking a trail of historical obliteration: ISIS’ destruction of Nimrud
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 01:29:27

ISIS continues to bulldoze its way through the cultural heritage of Iraq and Syria, releasing a new propaganda video showing its fighters destroying Iraq's ancient Assyrian city of Nimrud in March.

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8. 800,000 kids displaced in Nigeria
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 01:53:00

The abduction of more than 200 schoolgirls a year ago this week captured global attention and inspired the hashtag #BringBackOurGirls, but the horrors for Nigeria's children are widespread.

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9. Miracle children dwell in ‘deepest circle of hell’
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 03:36:19

Miracle children dwell in 'deepest circle of hell'

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10. Nigeria marks first anniversary of Boko Haram schoolgirl kidnappings
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-04-14 at 02:47:51

Nigeria's president-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday cautioned he could not make promises on the return of 219 schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram, as the country marked the first anniversary of their abduction. The comments by Buhari, who takes off...

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11. Alaska Airlines flight returns to Seattle after worker trapped in cargo hold
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-04-14 at 03:05:21

Flight 448 from Seattle to Los Angeles took off and was in the air for 14 minutes before the pilot made an emergency landing after he heard bangingAn airport worker who fell asleep and found himself trapped in a plane’s cargo hold forced a Los Angeles-b...

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12. Dutch government facing legal action over failure to reduce carbon emissions
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-04-14 at 00:00:17

Landmark case brought by 886 Dutch citizens aims for more robust policy to cut emissions within targets set by IPCC to help avoid critical 2C rise in global temperatures Continue reading...

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15. Ghostly images from robot stranded in Fukushima plant
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 02:17:02

Ghostly images from robot stranded in Fukushima plant

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16. ISIS told captive: ‘You will forget your family’
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 04:00:44

19-year-old Hanan was among the women captured when ISIS took Sinjar. Her nightmare began when she and other young women were separated from their families, then sold as property.

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17. Paedophiles sell child abuse images for bitcoin
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-04-14 at 01:08:08

Almost 40 websites reported to Internet Watch Foundation for trading child sexual abuse content for cryptocurrency  Continue reading...

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18. Iraqi Prime Minister, in Washington, Seeks Billions to Overcome Deficit
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-04-14 at 03:00:05

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi is faced with declining oil revenues and the task of restoring essential services and repairing damage from the fight with the Islamic State.

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19. Did shooting deputy pay to be cop?
     Published by CNN on 2015-04-14 at 01:56:56

Did shooting deputy pay to be cop?

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20. King’s Cross airport? The outlandish plans for London that almost got built
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-04-14 at 00:00:18

From a rival to the Eiffel Tower that would have dwarfed the Shard, to a circular airport perched over Kings Cross station, Douglas Murphy remembers some ill-fated projects that could have transformed the capital Continue reading...

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