1. Indians caught ‘cheating’ in exams
     Published by BBC on 2015-03-19 at 07:36:04

Cheating in exams is common in the Indian state of Bihar, but new images emerge showing how blatant the practice is.

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2. Baby cut from woman’s womb
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 18:39:36

A stranger stabbed a pregnant woman and cut her baby from her womb after the victim answered a Craigslist ad in Colorado, authorities said.

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3. Fly high
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 07:12:38

Each day, CNN brings you an image capturing a sublime moment, defining the present in our changing world.

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4. Netanyahu win ‘against all odds’
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 01:50:58

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appears headed for another term as the latest tally shows Likud leading with 99% of ballots counted.

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5. Breastfeeding link to brain power and income
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 01:27:06

"Breast is best" -- you could call it a mantra of sorts that sums up much of today's research on breastfeeding.

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6. Obama mulls mandatory voting
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 04:28:30

How do we offset the influence of big money in politics while fixing the country's abysmal voter turnout rate?

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7. UN panel to consider US ‘failure’ to clear up racial murders of civil rights era
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-03-19 at 04:00:06

A 2008 law ordered the Department of Justice to investigate pre-1970 unsolved cases but campaigners will tell the Human Rights Council it has not done enough Continue reading...

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8. Amazon Wins Approval to Test Delivery Drones Outdoors
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-03-19 at 18:23:52

While Amazon can now move its tests from inside a warehouse, the retailer still has a long way to go to realize its vision of autonomous delivery drones.

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9. Wheels: Video Feature: Inside the F 015, Mercedes’s Self-Driving Car
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-03-19 at 13:52:27

Mercedes-Benz’s concept car doesn’t showcase the technology of autonomous vehicles as much as it does the (yes, luxurious) experience of riding in one.

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10. FBI investigates hanging of African-American
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 19:55:02

The hanging death of an African-American man who had been missing since early this month and was found Thursday by local authorities in Mississippi has drawn the scrutiny of the FBI and the Department of Justice Civil Rights Division.

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11. Scientists Seek Ban on Method of Making Gene-Edited Babies
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-03-19 at 18:33:00

A group of biologists, including the scientist who developed the technique, has called for a worldwide moratorium on using the method to change human DNA.

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12. Outrage at ‘white people only’ stickers
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 15:44:15

Someone is posting stickers that say "exclusively for white people" on businesses in the Texas capital of Austin. And the mayor is not amused.

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14. Netanyahu backs off from pre-election stance ruling out Palestinian state
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-03-19 at 13:46:35

Israeli prime minister rows back on pre-election comments PLO has plans to end security ties with Israel, chief Palestinian negotiator saysBinyamin Netanyahu has attempted to row back on his declaration that he would not allow the creation of a Palestinia...

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16. Chile’s Villarrica volcano spews ash
     Published by BBC on 2015-03-19 at 04:27:00

Chile's Villarrica volcano shows renewed activity following an eruption on 3 March which prompted the evacuation of thousands of people.

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17. Monica Lewinsky Is Back, but This Time It’s on Her Terms
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-03-19 at 17:16:15

Once vilified as a “predatory” White House intern, Ms. Lewinsky has re-emerged, taking on the fight against cyberbullying.

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18. U.S. could abandon Israel at the U.N.
     Published by edition.cnn.com on 2015-03-19 at 10:57:14

U.S. could abandon Israel at the U.N.

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19. Zayn Malik leaves One Direction tour
     Published by BBC on 2015-03-19 at 10:06:03

The singer leaves One Direction's tour of Asia after being signed off by management with stress.

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20. Phys Ed: How to Get Your Spouse to Exercise
     Published by The New York Times on 2015-03-19 at 07:49:40

Changes in one married partner’s exercise routine tend to be echoed in the other’s, highlighting the extent to which our exercise behavior is shaped by the people around us.

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