1. Hang in there! Buildings that defy gravity
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 02:44:10

There are many ways architects can surprise us, but with these structures we find ourselves literally holding our breath. Perched precariously on the edges of hills, on high stilts, or too-narrow foundations, a deep exhale in their direction could very we...

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2. Toddler found in garbage bag
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:15:51

One week after her body washed ashore along a Boston Harbor peninsula, Massachusetts authorities are still appealing to the public for help identifying the little girl found wrapped in a zebra-striped blanket inside a trash bag.

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3. Soccer’s millionaire with a social conscience
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 01:03:03

Soccer's millionaire with a social conscience

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4. $40M car collection up for grabs
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:30:27

$40M car collection up for grabs

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5. 59 dead in Philippines capsize
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 03:55:47

Searchers recovered more bodies Friday, a day after a passenger ferry capsized shortly after leaving port in the Philippines, killing 59 people, authorities said.

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6. Marina Abramovic: ‘We can learn telepathy’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 02:55:01

Marina Abramovic: 'We can learn telepathy'

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7. Stare down a diamond panther
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 01:20:45

Stare down a diamond panther

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8. Europe’s best summer food festivals
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:24:03

Europe's best summer food festivals

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9. Libeskind: Read the emotions of buildings
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 01:22:13

Many people don't see architecture as important, even very smart people. They leave it to somebody else.

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10. N. Korean space scientist: ‘Trust us’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:40:32

N. Korea defends space program | Denies rights abuses | Inside new Pyongyang terminal

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11. This is your brain on tidiness
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:43:02

This is your brain on tidiness

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12. Greek finance minister accuses creditors of ‘terrorism’, on eve of referendum
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-04 at 03:06:33

Greece braced itself Saturday ahead of a make-or-break bailout referendum as polls showed the 'Yes' and 'No' camps neck and neck and uncertainty rose over the future of the country's battered economy. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras...

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13. Leave London? Never – I’ll be staying, and fighting for it
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-04 at 01:00:06

The recent slew of writers leaving the capital in disgust are deluded if they think it’s getting worse. For a transplant from north Wales, London has certainly seemed divisive and repellent at times – but also magnificentLast year my daughter found a ...

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14. ISIS fighter: It was kill or be killed
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:40:01

Where ISIS goes to recruit | Pipeline of radicalized young men | Moment of silence in UK

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15. GOP worries about Trump fallout
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 00:58:56

Republicans seeking to broaden the party's appeal to Latino voters have a challenge: Donald Trump.

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16. Jewish security officials prepare themselves for neo-Nazi rally
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-04 at 00:00:06

Golders Green, where the demonstration was originally to be held on the Sabbath day, will still see a ‘security presence’ Jewish security officials said they are “covering all eventualities” prior to a neo-Nazi demonstration scheduled to take plac...

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17. WWC 2015: How football united a nation
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 01:02:07

WWC 2015: How football united a nation

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18. Iran talks in endgame inching close to nuclear deal
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-04 at 00:01:49

After months of intense negotiations, global powers and Iran go into a key weekend of talks Saturday amid signs they may be inching towards a historic nuclear deal to end a 13-year standoff. While Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned there...

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19. Reddit revolts after firing
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-04 at 01:09:49

On Friday, the social news site Reddit was on lockdown.

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