1. Car that beat Ferrari, got lost for 30 years
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 03:42:18

Car that beat Ferrari, got lost for 30 years

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2. Norway ranks as world’s best place to be a mother
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-05 at 01:22:23

Norway ranks as the world's best place to be a mother, well ahead of the United States which dropped to the 33rd spot in the annual scorecard released by Save the Children on Monday. Somalia is the worst place, just below the Democratic Republic of C...

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3. Nepal earthquake: how to donate
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 03:37:10

With the death toll passing 7,000, aid agencies are providing vital food and shelter for survivors. Here are some of the main appeals that have opened  Continue reading...

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4. Afghanistan, domestic violence and divorce: one woman’s harrowing story
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 00:00:09

Almost a year and a half after her husband disfigured her for life in a frenzied knife attack, Setara is still awaiting a legal separation. Her plight is all too familiar in Afghanistan, where divorce rights are heavily weighted towards men Continue readi...

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5. Treacherous trek to quake’s epicenter
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 02:56:32

Treacherous trek to quake's epicenter

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6. Japanese WWII aircraft carrier submarine found
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 03:16:18

Japanese WWII aircraft carrier submarine found

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7. Free speech or hate speech?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 03:45:54

Free speech or hate speech?

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8. How Amsterdam became the bicycle capital of the world
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 01:04:43

In the 1960s, Dutch cities were increasingly in thrall to motorists, with the car seen as the transport of the future. It took the intolerable toll of child traffic deaths – and fierce activism – to turn Amsterdam into the cycling nirvana of today Con...

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9. British mothers twice as likely to die in childbirth as Polish women
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 02:15:36

Britain, where women are twice as likely to die in pregnancy and childbirth as those in Poland, Austria or Belarus, comes 24th in Save the Children’s annual list Continue reading...

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10. Microwave oven to blame for mystery signal that left astronomers stumped
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 01:21:20

Australian scientists first detected interference in 1998, which they assumed was from lightning strikes, but earlier this year they finally found the real culprit The mystery behind radio signals that have baffled scientists at Australia’s most famous ...

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11. Where politics are more dysfunctional than in U.S.
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 03:09:57

If politicians feel unloved in America, they should try Britain.

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12. South Korean student held in North says he is being treated well
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 03:36:45

Joo Won-moon says he hoped for a ‘great event’ to help strengthen relations between the two countries Continue reading...

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13. Lenin’s lover? Picture of woman described as his true love uncovered
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 00:00:07

Russian revolutionary known as ‘primeval force of the black Earth’ by contemporaries was close associate of Lenin and his wife, and played important role while in exile Continue reading...

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14. Texas gunman had been terror suspect
     Published by BBC on 2015-05-05 at 00:48:17

One of two gunmen shot dead outside a Texas event showing cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad was a previous terror suspect, court documents show.

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16. Don’t worry Texas, Pentagon not invading
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-05 at 03:37:31

Don't worry Texas, Pentagon not invading

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17. A century on, Lebanon rediscovers deadly famine
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-05 at 00:29:02

Lebanon is rediscovering a century-old tragedy that most had forgotten -- a devastating famine, caused by blockades and a locust infestation, that killed a third of its population. From 1915 to 1918, in the midst of World War I and before modern-day Leban...

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18. Indonesia to stop sending domestic workers to Middle East – reports
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-05 at 00:19:19

Jakarta angry over the recent execution of two Indonesian women found guilty of murder in Saudi Arabia  Continue reading...

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19. Final push begins in Britain’s knife-edge election
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-05-05 at 03:52:33

Britain's political leaders on Tuesday began a final push for votes ahead of Thursday's knife-edge election, even as they prepared for the likelihood of protracted coalition talks once polls close. Conservative Prime Minister David Cameron, whos...

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