1. Cables Released by WikiLeaks Reveal Saudis’ Checkbook Diplomacy
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-21 at 01:24:14

The revelations appear in a trove of documents said to have come from inside the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs and released by the group WikiLeaks.

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2. Summer solstice sun rises on gathering of 23,000 at Stonehenge
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 02:21:56

Police arrest nine people as thousands mark start of year’s longest day at world-famous neolithic site in Wiltshire and nearby Avebury stone circleThousands of people have descended on Stonehenge to mark this year’s summer solstice. Continue reading.....

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3. Prison break: Focus on ‘hot spot’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-21 at 02:40:29

After 16 days on the run, the escaped killers could be anywhere. But authorities are honing in on a rural "hot spot" in southwestern New York.

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4. Greek prime minister prepares last-ditch offer to avoid default on debts
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:33:06

Flurry of behind-the-scenes negotiations before European Union summit on Monday that could decide Greece’s fate The race to save Greece from economic collapse has intensified as the country’s beleaguered leader conducted a flurry of behind-the-scenes ...

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5. Greek crisis: episodes of despair and drama as moment of truth nears
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:39:03

Helena Smith has watched as the crisis has engulfed Greece. Here she describes a week of mounting tension in Athens as fateful and painful choices loomFive years is a long time to be in crisis. It’s freefall by a thousand cuts; loss in myriad ways, hard...

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6. Millions of people bend and twist their bodies for Yoga Day
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-21 at 03:32:00

NEW DELHI (AP) — Millions of yoga enthusiasts across the world bent and twisted their bodies in complex postures Sunday to mark International Yoga Day.

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7. ‘Three Shebab militants killed’ in attack on Somali intelligence base
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-21 at 00:53:11

Shebab militants launched a major suicide attack on Sunday against a military intelligence base in the capital Mogadishu, setting off a car bomb before storming inside, security officials said. Somalia's interior ministry said the three attackers wer...

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8. Little can trump news of The Donald’s true wealth
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 02:00:04

Imminent filing of the presidential hopeful’s personal financial disclosure has Trump watchers in a latherAmerican politics is reassuringly consistent. Every four years we get a presidential campaign – and every four years Donald Trump says he will ru...

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9. Three sisters, nine children, one dangerous journey to the heart of Isis. What is the lure of the caliphate?
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:00:09

Hundreds of Britons have joined the Islamist militants. Hassan Hassan has interviewed dozens of members of the group in Syria and IraqA year after the establishment of the so-called caliphate by Islamic State, western governments are struggling for strate...

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11. India tainted liquor death toll rises to 92
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:53:22

Authorities arrest eight police in latest tragedy caused by illegal alcoholic brews that are sold on the cheap Indian police say eight more people have died in Mumbai from drinking tainted liquor, raising the death toll to 92 in the worst such incident i...

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12. Saudi air strikes kill 15 in Yemen, reports Houthi media
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 00:55:00

Women and children are among the victims of Saudi-led air strikes, Houthi rebels claim, after Geneva talks failed to reach ceasefire agreementSaudi-led airstrikes killed 15 people and wounded dozens across Yemen late on Saturday, the Houthi-run Saba news ...

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14. South Korea reports three new MERS cases, Thailand says none
     Published by Reuters on 2015-06-21 at 01:59:41

SEOUL/BANGKOK (Reuters) - South Korea reported three new cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome on Sunday, bringing the total to 169 in the largest outbreak outside Saudi Arabia, but Thailand said it had no new infections.

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15. Ten people shot, one dead, at party on Detroit basketball court
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:00:53

Hail of bullets fired at barbecue gathering, say police, with one man killed, another critically injured and eight more wounded One person was killed and nine others wounded on Saturday night when someone opened fire at a neighborhood block party on a bas...

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17. Kendrick Lamar: ‘I am Trayvon Martin. I’m all of these kids’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 03:00:04

The Compton rapper’s politically charged album To Pimp a Butterfly has been widely hailed as a modern masterpiece. Here he talks about the difficulty of coming to terms with his past, and why addressing serious issues is a matter of integrityLast year, ...

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18. Al-Jazeera journalist detained in Germany says charges were ‘fabricated’ – video
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 03:26:04

Ahmed Mansour, a prominent al-Jazeera Arabic journalist, speaks out about being detained in Germany over an Egyptian arrest warrant. Mansour was detained on Saturday while trying to board a Qatar Airways flight at Berlin's Tegel airport heading to Doha, a...

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19. Tobias Jones Q&A: ‘When you’ve got lice or nits in your hair, are you allowed to kill them?’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-21 at 01:00:08

Tobias Jones talks about the communal refuge he runs, the criteria for allowing newcomers in and the effect of his faith• Book extract: ‘Communalism can be an antidote to the sadnesses and sorrows of modern life’Early on in the book, you say that yo...

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20. Church killer allegedly wanted a race war, victims speak of forgiveness.
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-21 at 03:11:33

Killer's racist manifesto | Inside the massacre | Who is Roof? | Strike at heart of black culture | Photos

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