1. Frequent tanner shares grisly skin-cancer selfie
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 09:01:42

Tawny Willoughby grew up in small-town Kentucky, where, she said, it was normal to use a tanning bed four or five times a week.

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2. Leaders Assemble for Urgent Meeting on Greek Crisis
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 19:32:56

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of Greece is under mounting pressures from many sides, and European leaders hope to help his cash-starved country swiftly meet its financial obligations.

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3. IS revamps recruitment, with savvy, professional broadcasts
     Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-01 at 15:26:22

PARIS (AP) — The announcer with an American accent offers an upbeat roundup of the day's main headlines: Islamic State fighters seized control of a crucial Syrian city, extremists repelled Kurdish fighters despite coalition airstrikes, and two suic...

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4. Paris ends relationship with ‘love locks’
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 03:27:22

Paris ends relationship with 'love locks'

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5. Muslim flier stunned by Coke denial
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 01:32:33

Muslim flier stunned by Coke denial

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6. Swordfish kills Hawaii fisherman
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 04:43:19

Swordfish kills Hawaii fisherman

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7. Muslim Woman Denied Job Over Head Scarf Wins in Supreme Court
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 14:15:02

The justices, voting 8 to 1, reinstated a job discrimination lawsuit filed against Abercrombie & Fitch, saying the company had acted improperly.

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8. Caitlyn Jenner, Formerly Bruce, Introduces Herself
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 11:37:36

Ms. Jenner made her public debut on Monday on the cover of Vanity Fair, with an article on her gender transition. “Bruce always had to tell a lie,” Ms. Jenner said in a video. “Caitlyn doesn’t have any secrets.”

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10. CNN is 35 years old! Watch the network’s best bloopers
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 12:22:14

CNN is 35 years old! Watch the network's best bloopers

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11. Scientists: Random mutations primary cause of most cancer
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 09:04:41

Ever marvel at someone who smoked and still lived to be 90? Just plain good luck, researchers say. And those who live like Puritans and get cancer anyway?

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14. The women of ISIS: Who are they?
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 04:03:42

The women of ISIS: Who are they?

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15. Enrique Iglesias’ hand cut by drone
     Published by CNN on 2015-06-01 at 06:41:04

Enrique Iglesias' hand cut by drone

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16. World’s 50 Best Restaurants Announced Amid Criticism Over Voting
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 16:13:34

El Celler de Can Roca in Spain was named the No. 1 restaurant; American restaurants lost stature.

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17. Bribery Inquiry Drawing Closer to FIFA’s Chief Seth Blatter
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 15:30:26

Law enforcement officials said that Jérôme Valcke, FIFA’s secretary general, is the person who prosecutors say made a 2008 bank transfer to a soccer official accused of taking a bribe.

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18. Medicine’s Hidden Roots in an Ancient Manuscript
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-01 at 04:00:25

A language scholar sets out to find the missing pages of an ancient, influential medical text by Galen of Pergamon.

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20. Black Americans killed by police twice as likely to be unarmed as white people
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-01 at 06:38:44

Guardian analysis finds 102 people killed by police so far this year were unarmed, and that agencies are killing people at twice the rate calculated by US governmentThe Counted: people killed by police in the United States in 2015 – interactiveBlack Ame...

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