1. Nicholas Winton, Rescuer of 669 Children From Holocaust, Dies at 106
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 14:22:02

A London stockbroker in 1938, he rescued the youngsters from Czechoslovakia but then said nothing about his deeds for 50 years.

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3. July 4 fireworks can trigger PTSD
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 00:36:23

July 4 fireworks can trigger PTSD

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4. This supercar has diamond headlights
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 14:31:33

This supercar has diamond headlights

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5. ArtsBeat: Sonia Manzano, Maria on ‘Sesame Street,’ to Retire After 44 Years
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 08:53:09

Ms. Manzano made the announcement Monday.

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6. Paris Hilton to sue over prank?
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 06:38:29

Paris Hilton may sue over plane crash prank. Unless she was in on it. CNN's Jeanne Moos says "NOT FUNNY."

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7. Saudi prince to give away $32bn
     Published by BBC on 2015-07-02 at 03:40:40

Saudi Arabian billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the world's richest people, says he will donate his entire $32bn fortune to charity.

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8. How Good Are You at Solving Problems?
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 05:52:34

A short game sheds light on government policy, corporate America and why no one likes to be wrong.

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9. Boko Haram Guns Down 97 People Praying in Mosques in Nigeria
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 12:41:45

Boko Haram extremists gunned down nearly 100 Muslims praying in mosques in a northeast Nigerian town during the holy month of Ramadan, a government official and a self-defense fighter said Thursday.

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10. Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner split
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 06:38:33

Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner split

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11. BP to Pay $18.7 Billion for Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 11:27:29

The tentative settlement covers suits filed by Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas, as well as the federal government.

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12. Mexico City Journal: And Now, What Mexico Thinks of Donald Trump
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 10:34:06

Mr. Trump’s disparaging remarks about immigrants, delivered while announcing his candidacy to be America’s next president, managed to galvanize the disparate populations of Mexico, both social and political.

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13. Robot kills man at VW factory
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 03:13:52

An automotive assembly line robot mortally injured a worker at a car factory in Germany this week, a prosecutor's office said.

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14. Divers search for capsize survivors
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 12:56:00

Divers search for capsize survivors

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16. Pea Guacamole Defenders Step Up
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 10:56:42

The Times published on Twitter a pea-laden guacamole recipe on Wednesday that enraged the Internet. A few brave souls have stepped forward to try it.

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17. Data Show Healthy Job Growth but Also Signs of Weakness
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-07-02 at 10:02:10

The economy added 223,000 jobs in June, but other indicators — including wage growth for many Americans — painted a grayer picture.

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18. Bill Clinton on childhood obesity
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 00:28:39

Bill Clinton on childhood obesity

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19. Japan makes World Cup final
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 00:42:13

Defending champion Japan advanced to the Women's World Cup soccer final with a 2-1 victory Wednesday over England in a semifinal at Edmonton, Alberta.

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20. Not so great: ‘One-third’ of Great Wall is missing
     Published by CNN on 2015-07-02 at 06:51:51

Not so great: 'One-third' of Great Wall is missing

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