Football: More records for Messi
Another day, another record broken.

China's private education love affair
In China it's known as gaokao -- the college entrance exams -- and for most young people it dictates the course of a life.

Venezuela to charge opposition leader over alleged plot to kill Maduro
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuelan opposition leader Maria Corina Machado will be charged next week with involvement in an alleged plot to kill President Nicolas Maduro, the state prosecutor's office said on Wednesday.

'Burn this b---- down!' Michael Brown's stepfather criticized for reaction to grand jury decision

FergusonMichael Brown's stepfather is being criticized for inflammatory comments he made to a crowd of protesters shortly after learning of the grand jury's decision not to indict Ferguson, Mo., police officer Darren Wilson in the fatal shooting of his unarmed stepson.


Holocaust victims' shoes stolen
Thieves have stolen eight shoes belonging to Holocaust victims from a museum in Poland, the latest in a series of thefts targeting memorials to those killed in Nazi concentration camps during World War II.

Michelin's 'undisputed leader' in cuisine
Tokyoites may brag about having the most Michelin stars in the world, but Hong Kongers can actually eat in theirs without breaking the bank.

Ferguson hopes for calm as city cleans up from vandalism, looting
Tensions appear to ease after 2 nights of unrest over grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in Michael Brown's death

Obama's misstep on Hagel
David Rothkopf says if the President thinks that pushing out the defense secretary is the housecleaning his spluttering national security process needs, he is likely to be disappointed

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