1. FIFA Officials Arrested on Corruption Charges; Blatter Isn’t Among Them
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-27 at 03:03:56

As FIFA leaders gathered for a meeting, Swiss law enforcement officials arrived unannounced and made arrests at the Justice Department’s request on charges including racketeering and money laundering.

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4. 31 dead after floods in Mexico, U.S.
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-27 at 00:38:00

The McComb family is not giving up hope.

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7. What About Sepp Blatter? And Other Questions About the FIFA Case
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-27 at 02:41:26

Questions remain following the arrests of several high-ranking members of soccer’s governing body. Here’s what you need to know about the charges and the accused.

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9. Chinese official: U.S. has ulterior motives
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-27 at 03:29:58

Chinese official: U.S. has ulterior motives

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10. Singapore Airlines jet plunges 4,000m after losing power in both engines
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-27 at 00:50:50

Airlines announces investigation after Airbus A330-300 carrying 194 people suffered engine failures travelling from Singapore to ShanghaiA Singapore Airlines Airbus with 182 passengers and 12 crew on board lost power to both engines en route to Shanghai -...

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12. Plus-size revolution isn’t so diverse
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-27 at 00:41:45

From the beginning I have been a fan of model Tess Holliday.


13. Why press freedom-loving Fifa and Qatar are so perfectly matched
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-27 at 01:48:21

Joined in unholy matrimony, both believe journalists should know their place Continue reading...

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14. Air France flight has near miss with active volcano
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-27 at 02:14:00

Air France flight has near miss with active volcano

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15. Why is U.S. bringing down hammer on FIFA?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-27 at 02:26:47

In recent years, FIFA has made news not just for enforcing rules on the soccer field but also for allegedly breaking them off it.

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16. Seoul elevates gardening to high art
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-27 at 01:06:37

From stylish, manicured creations to small vegetable plots, gardens are taking to the rooftops of the South Korean capital Seoul -- bringing dashes of spontaneity and colour to the skyline of one of the world's most densely populated cities. With hel...

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17. Most glaciers in Mount Everest area will disappear with climate change – study
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-27 at 01:00:32

About 5,500 glaciers could disappear or drastically retreat by the end of the century with severe impacts on farming and hydropower, say scientists Continue reading...

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18. U.N. Reports About 200 Million Fewer Hungry People Than in 1990
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-27 at 03:15:21

The global count of hungry people has fallen from about one billion 25 years ago to 795 million today, the United Nations says, or about one person out of every nine.

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19. Woman accused of sorcery reportedly hacked to death in Papua New Guinea
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-27 at 00:46:28

Woman known as Mifila had been saved from ‘death row’ in a remote village in January but was allegedly ‘chopped’ to death by attackers from another village Continue reading...

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20. Deaths from major heatwave sweeping India top 1,100
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-27 at 01:17:25

More than 1,100 people have died in a major heatwave sweeping India, authorities said Wednesday, as forecasters warned searing temperatures would continue. Southern India has borne the brunt of the hot, dry conditions and many of the victims are construct...

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