1. It’s alive! Lost comet lander sends space ‘hello’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 07:33:03

It's alive! Lost comet lander sends space 'hello'

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2. Trump enters presidential race
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 17:33:19

Is Trump serious? | Who's running for President | Can Jeb Bush win?

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3. Cardinals Face F.B.I. Inquiry in Hacking of Astros’ Database
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-16 at 09:05:47

The F.B.I. and the Justice Department are investigating whether officials for the St. Louis Cardinals hacked into the internal networks of the Houston Astros to steal closely guarded information about player personnel.

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4. Donald Trump Runs for President (This Time for Real, He Says)
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-16 at 11:10:06

In his announcement on Tuesday, Donald J. Trump brandished his wealth and fame as chief qualifications in an improbable quest for the Republican nomination.

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5. 2,000-year-old ‘sleeping beauty’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 01:56:11

It was the Queen of Sheba that first drew Louise Schofield -- an archaeologist and former curator at the British Museum -- to the Gheralta plateau in northern Ethiopia. She'd heard tell of a 20-foot stone stele carved with an inscription and a symbol ofte...

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6. Raccoon pictured ‘riding alligator’
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-16 at 02:33:39

A man walking in a national forest in central Florida has captured a rare image of a raccoon appearing to ride on the back of an alligator.

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7. Pope Francis warns of destruction of Earth’s ecosystem in leaked encyclical
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-16 at 03:53:04

Vatican condemns early release of document in which pontiff calls on people to change their lifestyles and energy consumption or face grave consequencesPope Francis will this week call for changes in lifestyles and energy consumption to avert the “unpre...

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8. Saudi beheads murderers, adding to ‘campaign of death’
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-16 at 10:36:09

Saudi Arabia beheaded two of its citizens for murder Tuesday, adding to what a rights group calls a "campaign of death" in which more than 100 people have been executed. Mohammed al-Otaibi was convicted of shooting dead another Saudi, the interi...

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9. Mount Everest shifted southwest due to Nepal earthquake
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-16 at 03:41:05

A devastating earthquake that hit Nepal in April moved Mount Everest three centimetres (just over an inch) to the southwest, but did not change its height, according to Chinese research published on Tuesday. The 7.8-magnitude quake reversed the gradual no...

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10. The world’s best airline is …
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 18:35:01

The world's best airline is ...

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11. If this happens, it means one thing
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 12:14:23

If you think New York never sleeps, you should try Cairo sometime.

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13. VIDEO: Iraqi comedian satirises extremism
     Published by BBC on 2015-06-16 at 03:16:51

A news anchor from Iraq, Ahmed Albasheer, describes how he switched to a comedy career to tackle corruption and extremism.

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16. U.S. Air Force: Russia biggest threat
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 16:45:04

The U.S. Air Force could be sending some of its most advanced warplanes to Europe in a show of force against Russian actions in Ukraine and elsewhere around the continent, the service's top civilian said Monday.

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18. Dolezal: ‘I identify as black’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 11:31:07

Rachel Dolezal -- fresh off of stepping down as head of the Spokane NAACP chapter over criticism that she's portrayed herself as black, even though she was born white -- stood by that self-assessment Tuesday, insisting, "I identify as black."

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20. Girl, 10, dies after roller coaster ride
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-16 at 05:52:32

A 10-year-old who lost consciousness on a Six Flags roller coaster in Southern California has died.

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