1. Lion Cecil among among animals honored on massive canvas.
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 03:39:49

Lion Cecil among among animals honored on massive canvas.

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2. Feud at Bobbi Kristina Brown funeral
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 02:43:02

Feud at Bobbi Kristina Brown funeral

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3. Debris, but no firm link to MH370
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 00:47:37

Debris, but no firm link to MH370

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4. Epic jam viewed 16 million times
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 01:06:48

If you want to get the attention of a world-famous rock band, try this: Grab hundreds of your closest friends and make a video of one of their songs.

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5. Give me your tired, your poor … the Europeans embracing migrants
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 01:00:01

Away from the xenophobic hysteria aimed at desperate immigrants are people taking steps to help newcomers and promote the good things they bringJudging from the headlines, it sometimes seems no one in Europe wants to help refugees. Record numbers are arri...

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6. Stabbed teen pride marcher dies
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 03:44:10

One of the marchers stabbed at Jerusalem's gay pride parade last week has died, police and health officials in Jerusalem said Sunday.

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7. Illegal immigrants to UK face eviction without court order under new plans
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 01:24:28

Landlords who fail to check tenants’ immigration status face five-year jail terms as part of government crackdown to reduce UK’s appeal as a migrant destination Immigrants living in Britain illegally will face abrupt eviction from rental properties un...

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8. Doping claims ‘alarm’ top body
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 03:44:27

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) said Sunday it was "very alarmed" by reports of widespread doping by track and field athletes in major competitions including the Olympic Games and world championships.

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9. White House insists tough new carbon restrictions are legal under Clean Air Act
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 02:29:15

EPA chief: 2007 supreme court ruling allows ambitious greenhouse gas targetBush and Rubio lead Republican opposition to ‘overreaching’ new planThe White House insisted on Sunday it was on strong legal footing as it unveiled details of ambitious carbon...

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10. Nato reports surge in jet interceptions as Russia tensions increase
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 00:00:01

In Europe, over the Aegean and in the Asia-Pacific region, interceptions are ‘almost routine’ but the sheer volume of incidents risks escalationWorld powers are reporting surges in airspace violations and instances where aircraft are scrambled to inte...

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11. Japan’s atomic bomb survivors continue in fight against nuclear weapons
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 01:15:15

As Japan prepares to mark the 70th anniversary of the world’s first nuclear attack, survivors ponder how to continue warning of the horrors of nuclear war It is not as if Sunao Tsuboi needs another reminder of his violent encounter, as a 20-year-old uni...

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12. Greek shares plunge as market reopens
     Published by BBC on 2015-08-03 at 03:42:26

The main Athens stock index, the Athex, plunges by 22.87% on Monday as trading resumes after a five-week closure.

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13. Obama to unveil clean energy plan
     Published by BBC on 2015-08-03 at 00:54:43

US President Barack Obama is set to unveil what he calls "the biggest, most important step we have ever taken" in tackling climate change.

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14. India poll shows vast poverty
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 01:06:28

India poll shows vast poverty

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17. Nigerian army ‘frees nearly 180 Boko Haram hostages’
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-08-03 at 03:25:59

Nigeria's army claimed to have freed nearly 180 hostages -- including more than 100 children -- held by Boko Haram jihadists in a dramatic weekend rescue. The operation in the country's conflict-torn northeast also led to the capture of a Boko H...

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18. U.S. to give Syrian rebels air cover
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 03:25:02

U.S. to give Syrian rebels air cover

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19. Family in mourning after toddler killed in West Bank arson attack – video
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-08-03 at 01:34:06

Relatives of an 18-month-old Palestinian child, who was burned to death in a suspected arson attack by Israeli settlers, are in mourning. The family's home and belongings in the West Bank village of Duma are destroyed. The parents of Ali Dawabsheh and his...

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20. Can Cecil’s killer be extradited?
     Published by CNN on 2015-08-03 at 03:28:26

As the controversy boils over Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer's killing of a lion in Zimbabwe, some -- including Zimbabwe -- have called for Palmer's extradition to Zimbabwe to stand trial. Can the southern African nation bring the American big-game-hunti...

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