1. The battle flag of the Army of Northern Virginia
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:33:24
You can debate whether the Confederate flag is a symbol of racism. But the one thing you can't dispute: The Confederate flag was flown by traitors to the United States of America who slaughtered more than 110,000 U.S. soldiers. 16993
2. Can Thailand tackle fishing industry’s slavery crisis?
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:23:27
The hours would be long and the work hard, but spending a year as a fisherman seemed like a good option to Samart Senasook. 11094 | 4 | 15
3. U.S. President calls Charleston deaths "senseless murders"
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 01:50:03
Suspect in custody | Tip that led to arrest | Call it terror | Who is Roof? | Victims prayerful lives | Photos of scene 52 | 10897 | 1 | 8
4. Pope challenges world to clean up its filth
Published by Yahoo on 2015-06-19 at 00:42:27
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis' plea to make the state of the environment a central moral issue of our age has been greeted with applause from climate activists and a wide range of church, science and government leaders, but dismissive shrugs fro... 153 | 1 | 7977 | 9 | 12 | 1
5. Would narrative have differed if gunman had shouted "Allahu akbar?"
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 02:23:40
Suspect in custody | Tip that led to arrest | Who is Roof? | Obama calls for tighter gun control | Photos of scene 1471 | 5947 | 3 | 16
6. Supreme Court: Texas OK to reject flag plate
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:28:52
The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that Texas is allowed to reject a license plate design that featured a Confederate battle flag. 1 | 6475
7. Inside Russia’s military Disneyland
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:06:59
8. Rare deep sea creature spotted
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:46:08
Ocean explorers studying ocean vents near the Galapagos Islands spotted a rare squid worm never-before-seen in the region. For more visit Nautiluslive.org. 2960
9. Bangkok’s hottest new restaurants
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:12:43
Bangkok's street stalls and the fiery complexity of its local cuisine once lured intrepid international diners to the Thai capital. 2091 | 610
11. Adults only: Sexy, boozy summer camp
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:39:17
Drunk Field Day, Hangover Yoga and sober archery practice: Welcome to Camp Throwback, an adult summer camp with no kids, plenty of alcohol and a little romance. 13 | 2439 | 1
12. Teen golfer fights tears at Open
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:13:20
He's been living the dream alongside his heroes all week but teenager Cole Hammer looked like he was fighting back the tears on the first tee of the U.S. Open Thursday. 1606 | 573 | 46
13. Stopping ‘floating graveyards’
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:41:05
A floating graveyard, is how one man described it to us. After leaving on a boat from Sittwe, in Myanmar's Rakhine State, he had spent 62 days at sea hoping to make it to Thailand or Malaysia, crouching shoulder to shoulder with 400 others. 1916 | 114
14. Thailand confirms first Mers case
Published by BBC on 2015-06-19 at 00:04:50
Thailand confirms its first case of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers), the deadly virus that has killed 24 people in South Korea. 1667 | 7 | 349 | 4 | 1
15. Charleston church shooting: suspect Dylann Roof in custody as community holds vigils
Published by The Guardian on 2015-06-19 at 01:09:43
Arrested Dylann Roof ‘wanted to ignite civil war’The victims: a poet, a politician, a librarian, women of faithDaily Show’s Jon Stewart: ‘This was a terrorist attack’Share your accounts with GuardianWitnessRead the latest summary 3.09am ET I’m... 224 | 1 | 1614 | 66 | 8
16. Snowboarders: Next time try Namibia
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 00:46:27
17. Back from the dead: Slave fisherman comes home
Published by CNN on 2015-06-19 at 03:42:55
20. South Korean Official Says MERS Outbreak Seems to Be Easing
Published by The New York Times on 2015-06-19 at 02:44:52
The cautious assessment by a senior government health official came on a day that he announced only one new case, as well as one new death. 695 | 48
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