1. Donald Trump running for president
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:34:35

Donald Trump finally took the plunge.

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2. Pentagon’s premier fighter jet would send message to Russia
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 03:46:53

Putin adds 40 missiles to arsenal | Who is Putin? | Russian aircraft buzzes NATO warships

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3. Everest shifted after Nepal quake
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:54:24

Mount Everest, the world's highest peak, was moved 3 centimeters (about 1.2 inches) southwest by the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that devastated Nepal in April, Chinese authorities say.

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4. Stunning architectural projects
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 01:28:44

With a skyline recognized across the world, the story of Singapore -- past, present, and future -- can be told through its buildings.

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5. 5 ideas every city should steal from Singapore
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:00:49

Singapore is small, hot and heavily populated -- the 5.5 million residents of the tropical city-state live in less than 750 square kilometres of land. And population is expected to reach 6.9 million by 2030.

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6. What we talk about when we talk about Iran
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-17 at 01:00:02

So much has changed since the disputed election in 2009 but Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi have proved to be worthy opposition leaders It is hard to do justice to Iran. So much is left unsaid amid arcane disputes about the number of centrifuges sp...

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7. Foo Fighters cancel Glastonbury gig
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-17 at 02:07:23

Rock group Foo Fighters cancel their headline slot at this year's Glastonbury Festival and other UK dates, after frontman Dave Grohl broke his leg.

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8. Psychopaths — where to find them
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 03:32:07

After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"

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9. Most significant death since bin Laden?
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 02:09:28

Al Qaeda's second in command, Nasir al-Wuhayshi, has been killed in a drone strike in Yemen, dealing a heavy setback to the leadership of the international terrorist group.

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10. The vacation spots we call home
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:25:58

The vacation spots we call home


11. World’s most impressive planes
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:26:40

World's most impressive planes

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12. Hong Kong debates divisive reforms
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-17 at 01:30:18

Lawmakers in Hong Kong debate a controversial political reform package ahead of a much-anticipated vote later this week.

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13. Dolezal’s hair: Perm or weave?
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 03:38:52

It's among the many questions burning up the Internet since the Rachel Dolezal situation came to light.


14. Green spaces in the sky
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:06:19

The residents of Singapore have long been taking to the skies -- instead of the land -- due to the limited space available on the small island state.

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15. Philae probe: Rosetta scientists says lander’s material is ‘amazingly exciting’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-17 at 03:03:50

European Space Agency scientists say no further contact has been made with the Philae probe since it ‘woke up’ to send messages from a comet 10.00am BST The briefing is wound up by a spokesman for the agency, who says: “Expect the unexpected.” Tha...

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16. North Korea hit by ‘worst drought’
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-17 at 02:28:08

North Korea is facing its worst drought in a century, state media says, sparking fears of worsening food shortages.

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17. City putting oil back in ground
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-17 at 00:05:51

City putting oil back in ground

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19. Official: California balcony collapse kills at least 6 people
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-17 at 00:25:15

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — A 21st-birthday party thrown by a group of visiting Irish college students turned tragic early Tuesday when the fifth-floor balcony they were crammed onto collapsed with a sharp crack, spilling them about 50 feet onto the pavemen...

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20. Australia and China sign bumper free trade deal
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-17 at 01:02:15

Australia and China signed a landmark trade deal Wednesday after a decade of talks, providing a boon for growth and jobs by abolishing tariffs across a raft of sectors. Trade Minister Andrew Robb and visiting Chinese Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng formally...

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