1. How to help victims of Nepal earthquake
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-12 at 03:05:31

A magnitude 7.3 earthquake has struck Nepal, less than three weeks after a magnitude 7.8 quake and aftershocks devastated large areas of the country, killing thousands.

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3. Sinosphere Blog: Chinese Billionaire Takes Over 6,000 Employees on a Trip to France
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-05-12 at 00:01:24

Tiens Group, a direct sales company founded by Li Jinyuan, treated workers to a holiday in France and Monaco last week for its 20th anniversary.

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6. ‘CSI’ axed: Are your TV faves safe?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-12 at 03:44:49

View this list of canceled TV shows to see which ones have gotten the ax.

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7. Was there bin Laden raid cover-up?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-12 at 03:54:34

Was there bin Laden raid cover-up?

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10. Kerry set to meet Putin in first visit to Russia since start of Ukraine crisis
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-12 at 03:10:31

US secretary of state also meeting Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov in SochiUS secretary of state John Kerry has landed in Sochi, where he is due to meet Russian president Vladimir Putin later on Tuesday. The trip is Kerry’s first visit to Russia ...

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11. After Madrid loss, can Rafa Nadal recover?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-12 at 01:06:07

After Madrid loss, can Rafa Nadal recover?

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12. Sri Lanka to become the first nation in the world to protect all its mangroves
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-12 at 01:01:03

National plan puts women at centre of strategy to save trees from being felled for firewood by providing microloans to start business Continue reading...

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14. Picasso work smashes auction record
     Published by BBC on 2015-05-12 at 02:37:22

Picasso's Women of Algiers becomes the most expensive painting to sell at auction, going for $160m (£102.6m) at Christie's in New York.

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15. Third atheist blogger killed in Bangladesh knife attack
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-12 at 01:25:12

Police say Ananta Bijoy Das was attacked in Sylhet city, months after fellow bloggers Avijit Roy and Washiqur Rahman were murderedA secular blogger has been hacked to death in north-east Bangladesh, the third such deadly attack this year.Police said Anant...

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17. Defector: Kim Jong Un ordered aunt be poisoned
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-12 at 02:00:22

Defector: Kim Jong Un ordered aunt be poisoned

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