1. ‘Startling’ pages found in old Quran
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 02:19:33

'Startling' pages found in old Quran

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2. Obama sister: ‘Surprised he sang so well’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 03:02:04

Auma Obama is fiercely protective of her half-brother -- the President of the United States.

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3. U.S. intercepts bombers off Alaska
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 02:12:57

The same day that Russian President Vladimir Putin sent congratulations to the White House to mark July 4, the U.S. military was tracking Russian bombers off the coast of Alaska and California.

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4. Chris Brown kept in Philippines
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 03:52:51

Award-winning U.S. singer Chris Brown has been barred from leaving the Philippines because of a contract dispute, the official Philippines News Agency reported Wednesday.

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5. US ‘aiding’ Boko Haram with arms ban
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-23 at 02:10:38

The US is "aiding and abetting" the Boko Haram Islamist militant group by refusing to provide weapons to Nigeria, President Buhari says.

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6. Trump: As president, ‘I’ll change my tone’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 04:06:11

Trump: As president, 'I'll change my tone'

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7. On board world’s only flying Superfortress
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 00:01:00

On board world's only flying Superfortress

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8. Is Russia the #1 threat to the U.S.?
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 02:04:43

Russia currently poses the greatest global threat to the United States, according to the man slated to be President Barack Obama's top military adviser.

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9. Israeli soldiers kill Palestinian in West Bank
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-23 at 02:58:37

Palestinian doctor in Hebron identifies man who died in house raid, in which two others were injured, as Falah Abu MariaIsraeli soldiers have killed a Palestinian and wounded two others during a raid on a house in the occupied West Bank, according to Pale...

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10. What ‘Back to Future’ got right on 2015
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 00:03:46

What 'Back to Future' got right on 2015

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11. Inside underground web built by Hamas
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 02:18:58

Inside underground web built by Hamas

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13. Terrifying park fire spreads
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 00:57:43

The fire in Glacier National Park in Montana has doubled in size to 4,000 acres and forced new evacuations, according to park officials.


14. 21 dead as cargo ship hits party boat north of Cairo
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-23 at 00:25:52

At least 21 people celebrating an engagement were killed on the Nile north of Cairo late Wednesday when a cargo ship hit their chartered boat, medical and security sources said. Security sources said the search for them had been hampered by the darkness. ...

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15. New York state fast food workers celebrate $15 minimum wage victory
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-23 at 00:55:05

Fast Food Wage Board appointed by governor Andrew Cuomo announces plan which has city’s fast food workers on track to see same wage increase by 2018After more than a year of organized action, fast food workers in New York are about to get what they have...

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16. Defense Secretary Ashton Carter Makes Surprise Visit to Iraq
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-23 at 01:47:52

Mr. Carter arrived as American and Iraqi officials finished plans for an assault to retake Ramadi, a pivotal city west of Baghdad, from the Islamic State.

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17. Female genital mutilation: UK shock
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-23 at 00:40:01

Female genital mutilation: UK shock

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18. China ire as Myanmar jails scores for illegal logging
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-23 at 00:58:58

Beijing on Thursday hit out at long jail sentences handed to more than 150 Chinese nationals for illegal logging in Myanmar, in the latest tremor to shake relations between the neighbours. The mass sentencing, which has sparked outraged editorials in Chin...

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19. Greek MPs pass crucial reforms
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-23 at 01:58:49

Greek MPs pass a crucial set of reforms required to secure a new bailout, paving the way for negotiations on an €86bn EU package.

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