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UN backs demand for Britain to relinquish Chagos islands  The Telegraph

Britain suffered an embarrassing diplomatic defeat on Wednesday when the United Nations voted overwhelmingly to hand the disputed Chagos islands back to ...

Sorry Napoleon, A Big Garbage Patch Is Floating Near Your Mediterranean Islands  Live Science

The islands of Corsica and Elba are famous because Napoleon once lived on both. Now, these isles might be famous because of a garbage patch.

The Weekly Memphian: Memphis Children's Theatre Festival, A Vibe on the Island and more  The Daily Memphian

The Weekly Memphian is a partial guide to things happening in Memphis, recommended by Daily Memphian staff. This guide covers May 22-25.