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Family, close friends gather for George Michael's funeral | ABC News | March 29, 2017 Family, close friends gather for George Michael's funeral
Entertainment
Family and close friends said goodbye to singer George Michael today during an intimate ceremony three months after his death.
ABC News | March 29, 2017
India crackdown on slaughterhouses stirs Muslim unease | Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017 India crackdown on slaughterhouses stirs Muslim unease
World
More states follow Uttar Pradesh's lead in closing down unlicensed abattoirs as critics say move based on religion.
Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017
Saudi King says Syrian subjected to 'killing' urges U.N. based political deal | Reuters | March 29, 2017 Saudi King says Syrian subjected to 'killing' urges U.N. based political deal
World
AMMAN (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia's King Salman said on Wednesday his country supported a political settlement to the bloody six year conflict in Syria based on U.N. Security Council resolutions.
Reuters | March 29, 2017
China, EU rally for climate action as Trump backs away | Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017 China, EU rally for climate action as Trump backs away
World
US president's move to end 'war on coal' sparks criticism from major economies committed to cutting carbon emissions.
Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017
Syrian opposition, Russia discuss reinforcing ceasefire | Reuters | March 29, 2017 Syrian opposition, Russia discuss reinforcing ceasefire
World
GENEVA (Reuters) - The Syrian opposition and a senior Russian diplomat agreed on Wednesday that Syria's fragile ceasefire needed to be shored up amid growing violations in the multi-sided civil war.
Reuters | March 29, 2017
Record-Breaker! Heftiest and Purest 'Failed Star' Identified | Live Science | March 29, 2017 Record-Breaker! Heftiest and Purest 'Failed Star' Identified
Technology
An ancient brown dwarf about 750 light-years from Earth is the most massive and purest such "failed star" ever discovered, a new study suggests.
Live Science | March 29, 2017
Reshaping the Universe: VR Landscapes Explore Mind-Bending Geometry | Live Science | March 29, 2017 Reshaping the Universe: VR Landscapes Explore Mind-Bending Geometry
Technology
In this wonky, non-Euclidean universe, the floor can fall away from your feet as you walk forward and distances aren't what they seem.
Live Science | March 29, 2017
French ex-PM Valls says will vote for Macron in election | Reuters | March 29, 2017 French ex-PM Valls says will vote for Macron in election
World
PARIS (Reuters) - French former Prime Minister Manuel Valls said on Wednesday he would vote for centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron rather than the Socialist contender in France's presidential elect...
Reuters | March 29, 2017
Expeditions to send huge trash bags to help clean Mt Everest | ABC News | March 29, 2017 Expeditions to send huge trash bags to help clean Mt Everest
World
Mountaineering expedition organizers in Nepal are sending huge trash bags with climbers on Mount Everest during the spring climbing season to collect trash that then can be winched by helicopters b...
ABC News | March 29, 2017
Is Brexit Britain suffering from an imperial hangover? | Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017 Is Brexit Britain suffering from an imperial hangover?
World
Britain's biggest post-Brexit challenge will be dealing with its imperial past.
Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017
Duterte to US: Why didn't you send armada vs China islands? | ABC News | March 29, 2017 Duterte to US: Why didn't you send armada vs China islands?
World
The Philippine president says he has asked the U.S. ambassador why America did not deploy an armada of warships to pressure China to stop constructing man-made islands that are now at the heart of ...
ABC News | March 29, 2017
The Latest: Yemen's president denounces Iran at Arab summit | ABC News | March 29, 2017 The Latest: Yemen's president denounces Iran at Arab summit
World
The Latest: Yemen's embattled president lashes out at Iran at Arab summit, calling it 'true sponsor of terrorism'
ABC News | March 29, 2017
Israeli police kill Palestinian woman who tried to stab them | Reuters | March 29, 2017 Israeli police kill Palestinian woman who tried to stab them
World
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israeli paramilitary police officers shot and killed a Palestinian woman who tried to attack them with a knife outside Jerusalem's walled Old City on Wednesday, police spokesm...
Reuters | March 29, 2017
'DWTS' pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy taking injury 'very seriously' | ABC News | March 29, 2017 'DWTS' pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy taking injury 'very seriously'
Entertainment
"Dancing With the Stars" pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy wanted to thank fans for their support as he struggles to come back from a calf injury that kept him out of Monday night'
ABC News | March 29, 2017
Some 146 migrants feared dead after shipwreck, sole survivor says | Reuters | March 29, 2017 Some 146 migrants feared dead after shipwreck, sole survivor says
World
ROME (Reuters) - A rubber boat packed with 147 migrants sank in the Mediterranean and all but one of its passengers drowned, the sole survivor - a 16-year-old Gambian boy - told rescuers, the Inter...
Reuters | March 29, 2017
UN blasts Bangladesh over extra-judicial killings | Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017 UN blasts Bangladesh over extra-judicial killings
World
Dhaka criticised for 'high rate' of extra-judicial killings, enforced disappearances, and excessive force in new report.
Al Jazeera | March 29, 2017
Rugged Antarctica Shows Its Ice in New 3D Map | Live Science | March 29, 2017 Rugged Antarctica Shows Its Ice in New 3D Map
Technology
A new map puts Antarctica into three-dimensional perspective with an aerial view of the continent's ice, created from 250 million satellite measurements.
Live Science | March 29, 2017
U.S. envoy to U.N.: Syria's Assad 'hindrance to moving forward' | Reuters | March 29, 2017 U.S. envoy to U.N.: Syria's Assad 'hindrance to moving forward'
World
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, said on Wednesday that Syria's President Bashar al-Assad is a "big hindrance in trying to move forward" to find an end to th...
Reuters | March 29, 2017
In Russia's once-quiet provinces, young people lead protest | ABC News | March 29, 2017 In Russia's once-quiet provinces, young people lead protest
World
In the city of Tambov, and in places like it across Russia, young people are seeing a threat to their future that is bringing them onto the streets as never before _ high-level corruption
ABC News | March 29, 2017
Jon Bon Jovi could crash your college graduation | ABC News | March 29, 2017 Jon Bon Jovi could crash your college graduation
Entertainment
Bon Jovi said the contest was inspired by the song "Reunion."
ABC News | March 29, 2017