1. ‘Pyramid’ spotted on planet – life?
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 02:16:46

OK, this is just too much.

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2. Obama gives heckler smackdown
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 03:04:28

President Barack Obama is used to hecklers stopping him during speeches -- but he draws the line when the audience interrupts him in his own house.

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3. Brazil’s gamble on deep water oil
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-25 at 00:00:12

The discovery of billions of barrels of oil off the coast of Rio de Janeiro was billed as one of the biggest finds of this century. But with the country’s biggest energy company, Petrobras, mired in debt and scandal, the low price of oil and dangers of ...

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4. Why so many Japanese stay chaste
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 01:14:49

Why so many Japanese stay chaste

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5. Time to cancel your Greek vacation?
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 03:56:51

Time to cancel your Greek vacation?


6. IS in two-pronged Syria offensive after setbacks
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-25 at 03:06:54

The Islamic State group launched a two-pronged offensive in northern Syria on Thursday after several setbacks, reentering the symbolic town of Kobane and seizing parts of the city of Hasakeh. In southern Syria, an alliance of rebel groups, including Al-Qa...

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7. ‘Miracle’ mom and baby survive Colombia jungle plane crash
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-25 at 01:54:39

A mother and her infant son who disappeared in a plane crash in the dense jungles of northwestern Colombia several days ago were found alive and well in what authorities called a "miracle". Nelly Murillo, 18, and her son Yudier Moreno, not yet o...

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8. Rare color photos reveal life in Mao’s China
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 02:13:08

French master photographer Bruno Barbey of Magnum Photos was one of a handful of foreign journalists allowed into Mao Zedong's Communist China -- and one of the only ones to shoot in color.

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9. It’s female genital mutilation season and Egypt is the global capital
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 03:36:12

Fighting female genital mutilation | Sex in Middle East: 'Bound up in shame' for many

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10. Pacific’s tiny Pitcairn Island legalises same-sex marriage
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-25 at 02:04:38

Tiny Pitcairn Island, a one-time hideout for the infamous HMS Bounty mutineers with a population of just 50, has legalised same-sex marriage to help bring the remote community into the modern age. While Pitcairn's Auckland-based Deputy Governor Kevin...

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11. Dad of boy who held head killed
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 01:37:20

Father of boy with severed head dead | Notorious terrorists

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12. IS re-enters Syrian city of Kobane
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-25 at 03:50:24

Islamic State fighters enter the northern Syrian city of Kobane, months after being driven out in a long battle with Kurdish troops.

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13. Heat wave: Now it’s 1,000 dead
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 03:56:13

The unforgiving heat has spared no one. The very young, the very old and those in the prime of their lives.

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15. Charleston: ‘We’ll never be the same’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 03:11:46

Confederate flags: Myth vs. facts | Who is Dylann Roof? | Who are victims? | White supremacists condemn


16. ISIS preps Raqqa as Kurds near
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 01:59:49

ISIS is reportedly digging trenches and calling on reinforcements to prepare for a possible assault by Kurdish forces on their stronghold of Raqqa in northern Syria, activists and a Kurdish official told CNN on Wednesday.

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17. Ten reasons why European governments should back a global tax body | Tove Maria Ryding
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-25 at 00:00:13

As talks over development financing go to the wire in New York, EU states must back developing countries’ calls for a global tax body to level the playing fieldIn a basement under the UN headquarters in New York, the world’s governments are negotiatin...

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18. Palace denies Queen’s speech suggested Britain must stay in EU
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-25 at 03:47:35

‘Division in Europe is dangerous’, she told state banquet in Germany, but spokesperson said she wasn’t making a political point Buckingham Palace has denied that a speech by the Queen on her state visit to Germany amounted to a suggestion that she b...

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19. ‘Aggressive’ ostrich-like bird on the loose in Nottinghamshire
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-25 at 01:32:46

Police say the rhea, a tall flightless bird native to South America, poses threat to public and anyone who sees it should call 999 immediatelyAn “aggressive” ostrich-like bird reported missing from a private collection is still on the loose, with poli...

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20. Prison break: 2nd worker charged
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-25 at 02:31:37

A second prison employee has been charged in connection with the stunning escape of two convicted murderers from a maximum security facility in upstate New York earlier this month.

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