1. Same-sex kiss seals U.S. victory
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-07 at 03:49:55

Before tonight, Abby Wambach had everything but the World Cup.

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2. A Migrant Mother’s Anguished Choice
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-07 at 02:23:02

Lost in the diplomatic wrangling over the fate of the Rohingya fleeing Myanmar are the harrowing personal consequences.

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3. Chicago: 2 nights, 7 killed
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-07 at 03:43:51

When a city has eight killings in two days, including the death of a 7-year-old boy, something is seriously wrong with the system.

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4. ‘The west is too paranoid about Russia’s information war’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-07 at 00:00:05

Before stepping up the propaganda arms race America and Europe should realise how clumsy the Kremlin’s media campaign really is, argues Mark GaleottiThere is something of a panic in the west at the moment over fears that it is losing the “information ...

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5. Nude sculpture so tiny it ‘walks on hair’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-07 at 03:52:46

She could stand on a strand of human hair, with room to spare.

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6. Hungary MPs aim to restrict migrants
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-07 at 03:18:34

Hungarian MPs pass legislation to give the government the power to close the borders to all migrants and build a border fence.

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7. Hundreds of lawyers back Moroccan women on trial over outfits
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-07 at 00:47:02

Hundreds of lawyers have registered to defend two women who went on trial in Morocco on Monday accused of "gross indecency" for wearing dresses considered provocative, an activist said. The move came as protesters took to the streets of the capi...

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8. Why Greece’s experiment with the euro ended in disaster
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-07 at 03:41:34

Suffering on streets | Why Greece's strategy might work | Should tourists cancel? | Greeks explain votes

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9. Suspected Shebab militants kill 14 in northern Kenya
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-07 at 03:00:23

Suspected Shebab militants killed at least 14 people in northern Kenya on Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of attacks in the east African nation by the Somali-led Islamists. The attack occurred just outside the town of Mandera in Kenya's...

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10. Explosion targets NATO forces in Kabul
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-07 at 02:43:53

A Taliban suicide bomber targeted NATO forces in Kabul on Tuesday, officials said, as the group step up attacks as part of their annual summer offensive. Afghan troops and police are battling the Taliban alone this year in the first "fighting season&...

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11. Chinese ‘harassed’ in Turkish protests over Uyghurs
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-07 at 00:25:56

Chinese 'harassed' in Turkish protests over Uyghurs

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12. Karate Kid producer Weintraub dies
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-07 at 03:23:05

Jerry Weintraub, the Hollywood producer of the Karate Kid and Ocean's Eleven films, dies in California aged 77.

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13. World’s oldest man dies at 112 in Japan
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-07 at 00:02:52

The world's oldest man, Sakari Momoi, has died in Japan at the ripe old age of 112, an official said Tuesday. Momoi, born months before the Wright brothers made their first successful flight, passed away late Sunday, said the official at Saitama City...

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14. Service to remember 7/7 victims
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-07 at 03:58:25

A service is being held at St Paul's Cathedral in memory of the 52 people killed by suicide bombers in London on 7 July 2005.

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15. Greek PM to present new debt plan
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-07 at 02:19:07

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is to present new proposals at a eurozone emergency summit on his country's growing debt crisis.

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16. China shares fall despite support
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-07 at 03:00:09

Mainland Chinese shares fall further despite more measures from the government attempting to stem the sell-off in the volatile market.

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18. Carbon emission cuts at a local level could avoid dangerous global warming
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-07 at 00:00:04

New Climate Economy report says local action is among measures that could make up shortfall in emissions cuts from pledges ahead of Paris summitA landmark climate change conference in Paris this December has triggered commitments on carbon emissions curbs...

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19. Pope Francis celebrates Ecuador mass with huge crowd
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-07-07 at 00:51:54

Pope Francis celebrated an open-air mass with hundreds of thousands of faithful under scorching heat in Ecuador on Monday, highlighting the importance of family on his return to his home region. The first pope from Latin America made an impassioned plea t...

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20. Explosives stolen from French army base
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-07 at 03:07:26

Theft of explosives, detonators and grenades from Miramas site comes despite increased security after attack on Lyon chemical plant last monthA pile of explosives, 180 detonators and about 40 grenades have been stolen from an army base in the southern Fre...

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