1. The homeowners who refused to budge
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 03:03:35

The homeowners who refused to budge

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2. Pilot orders pizza for delayed flight
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 03:54:27

Diverted because of bad weather in Atlanta, a Delta Air Lines pilot and airport crew turned to the classic solution for many a grumpy passenger: pizza.

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3. Anthrax: Pentagon accidentally sent bioweapon to as many as nine states
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:25:34

Department of Defense meant to send dead or inactivated spores, but government does not believe there is a risk to the public, spokesman says Continue reading...

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4. Shocking images show cruelty of slave masters
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 00:28:55

Shocking images show cruelty of slave masters

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5. Aussie PM: ISIS mom should be punished
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 03:49:46

Aussie PM: ISIS mom should be punished

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6. Malaysian police arrest own officers over involvement in migrant death camps
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:07:59

Authorities say two officers are being investigated for aiding people smuggling as the government faces criticism it failed to act to stamp out networks and campsMalaysian authorities said on Thursday they were investigating official complicity and links ...

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7. Fifa arrests spark sponsor concerns
     Published by BBC on 2015-05-28 at 03:47:28

The annual congress of World football governing body Fifa is due to open despite sponsor concerns over the arrest of senior officials on corruption charges.

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8. Why is the U.S. cracking down on FIFA?
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 03:04:53

The indicted 14 soccer officials aren't Americans. And soccer isn't even the most popular sport in the United States. So why is the U.S. taking top FIFA officials to court on corruption charges?

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9. Live anthrax inadvertently sent by U.S. military
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 00:38:34

Live anthrax inadvertently sent by U.S. military

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10. Roads ‘melt’ as India’s deadly heat wave persists
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 01:49:45

Roads 'melt' as India's deadly heat wave persists

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11. Empty promises mean African mothers are dying of preventable diseases
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 00:00:01

As governments fail to make good on healthcare funding promises, women in sub-Saharan Africa have a one in 16 chance of dying in pregnancy or childbirth Continue reading...

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12. Bodies plucked from mammoth floods
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 01:08:17

The ferocious Blanco River surged into the Perez family's vacation home, blowing the door off its frame.

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13. Man who smoked pot with chameleon is cleared of animal cruelty
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:11:04

Chicago judge rules Bruce Blunt blowing marijuana smoke into pet Binna’s mouth was not high enough on scale of wrongdoing to warrant a conviction Continue reading...

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15. Soaring high above deserts
     Published by CNN on 2015-05-28 at 03:54:14

Soaring high above deserts

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16. What are the millennium development goals on child mortality and maternal health all about?
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 00:30:00

The goals on reducing child mortality and improving maternal health are closely related. How have they fared since their launch? Continue reading...

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17. Fifa scandal: Visa sponsorship threat compounds calls for Blatter to quit
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 02:16:53

English FA chairman Greg Dyke and Diego Maradona say embattled Fifa president must go, as Visa says it could reassess football sponsorship dealsVisa – one of Fifa’s key sponsors – has threatened to reassess its relationship with football’s world g...

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18. Norway’s sovereign wealth fund accused of ‘pretend divestment’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:05:22

World’s richest sovereign wealth fund increase its investments in coal despite high profile pledge to dump fossil fuels, financial analysis shows Continue reading...

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19. Bangladeshi blogger named on hitlist warned: ‘You will be next’
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:00:01

Ananya Azad among the writers concerned for their safety after murder of three men who criticised intolerance and religious fundamentalismAnanya Azad is no stranger to assassination attempts. The prominent Bangladeshi blogger’s father, Humayun Azad, wro...

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20. Methodist Church in Britain apologises for historical abuse
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-05-28 at 01:26:21

Institution makes public apology after independent investigation unearths nearly 2,000 reported cases of abuse dating to 1950 Continue reading...

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