1. Probe hits Pluto, 3 billion miles later
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 05:27:54

Probe hits Pluto, 3 billion miles later

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4. Where your Ice Bucket money went
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 18:49:25

Where your Ice Bucket money went

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5. Asked About Cosby Scandal, Obama Weighs in on a Sexual Violence Discussion
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-15 at 16:11:24

While not directly commenting on suits against Mr. Cosby, Obama said drugging someone and then having nonconsensual sex was nothing short of rape.

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6. Half of Earth ‘could freeze by 2030’
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 12:50:12

Scientists have made a discovery about the sun's "heartbeat" that they say indicates that Earth's Northern Hemisphere could experience a deep freeze in 15 years.

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7. Why this is the world’s hottest tourist destination
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 05:34:07

Why this is the world's hottest tourist destination

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8. ExxonMobil gave millions to climate-denying lawmakers despite pledge
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-15 at 06:08:07

Under pressure from shareholders, company promised eight years ago to stop funding climate denial – but financial and tax records tell a different storyExxonMobil gave more than $2.3m to members of Congress and a corporate lobbying group that deny clima...

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9. Star sings on subway, is ignored
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 18:39:25

When will people accept that New York is pretty much populated by honey badgers?

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10. First Draft: Donald Trump Claims His Wealth Exceeds ‘TEN BILLION DOLLARS’
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-15 at 18:40:43

Donald J. Trump issued a statement Wednesday saying that his net worth was now in excess of $10 billion, more the $8.7 billion he said he was worth when he announced his presidential candidacy just a month ago.

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12. As Military Exercise Begins, Texans Keep Watch, ‘Just in Case’
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-15 at 13:49:12

Jade Helm 15, a seven-state training exercise that the Army and local officials say is no cause for alarm, has generated paranoia for months, fueled by conservative bloggers.

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13. Whoopi backs away from Bill Cosby
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 01:37:38

"The View" co-host Whoopi Goldberg has been outspoken in her support of comedian Bill Cosby.

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14. Donald Trump campaign tweets photo with Nazi soldiers – then leads polls
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-07-15 at 00:21:38

In the same hour an intern posted an American flag campaign graphic featuring Nazi re-enactors, a national poll placed Trump in first place among RepublicansDonald Trump, stacks of money, the White House, an American flag ... and, apparently, Nazi soldier...

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15. MH17 report: Rebels blamed
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 18:24:43

Expert: Ukraine is stagnating | Samantha Power talks Russia and Ukraine

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16. 10 amazing planes you wish were still flying
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 02:58:30

Some planes can't help but capture the public imagination, even long after they've stopped flying.

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17. Video of boy’s lynching goes viral
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 05:07:04

The grisly lynching of a 13-year-old boy accused of theft has triggered angry protests in Bangladesh, after footage of the killing went viral on social media.

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18. ‘Bookkeeper of Auschwitz’ jailed
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 13:23:36

Interactive map: Nazi death camps | Survivor: "It was something out of hell" | Auschwitz's forbidden art

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20. Remember Alfalfa? Look at him now
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-15 at 03:58:28

You would be forgiven if you don't recognize the actor who played Alfalfa in the 1994 film "The Little Rascals."

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