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05-20 Lockerbie bomber dies more than 2 years after release Tripoli, Libya
2. 05-20 New charges in foiled plot as NATO meets Chicago
D. 05-20 Thousands cheer Champions Chelsea
E. 05-20 Arctic melt releasing ancient gas Arctic
5. 05-20 Nationalist Nikolic in Serbia win Serbia
6. 05-20 'Hard days ahead' in Afghanistan Chicago
7. 05-20 Sun starts 'ring of fire' eclipse Global
I. 05-20 Bee Gees' singer Robin Gibb dies England
J. 05-20 Napoli beat Juve to win Cup Rome

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May.20   Libya     Lockerbie bomber dies more than 2 years after release Map of Tripoli Libya
  Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, the only person convicted in connection with the Lockerbie bombing that killed 270 people, died. He was 60


  Chicago   New charges in foiled plot as NATO meets  Two additional suspects faced charges in connection with an alleged terror plot in Chicago as world leaders met at a NATO summit

  London Thousands cheer Champions Chelsea  Tens of thousands of fans have been cheering Chelsea's Champions League-winning squad on a parade through west London

  Arctic Arctic melt releasing ancient gas  Scientists have identified thousands of sites in the Arctic where methane that has been stored for many millennia is bubbling into the atmosphere

Day News


  Serbia   Nationalist Nikolic in Serbia win
  Nationalist Tomislav Nikolic has been elected president of Serbia, beating liberal incumbent Boris Tadic


  Chicago     'Hard days ahead' in Afghanistan   President Barack Obama has warned of 'hard days ahead' at a Nato summit in Chicago dominated by the issue of withdrawal from Afghanistan

  Global Sun starts 'ring of fire' eclipse  An 'annular eclipse' will be visible from a 240 to 300km-wide swathe of Earth stretching from Asia across the Pacific to the western US

  England Bee Gees' singer Robin Gibb dies  Bee Gees' singer Robin Gibb has died aged 62 after a lengthy battle with cancer, his family said

  Rome Napoli beat Juve to win Cup  Napoli won the Italian Cup final 2-0 to shatter Juventus' hopes of a domestic double and ruin Alessandro del Piero's final game for the Old Lady

  Rome Sharapova beats Li Na to retain Italian Open title  Maria Sharapova is beating Li Na 4-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5) in a wild match in which play was twice interrupted by rain and the red clay turned to mud

  Southern France Montpellier wins French title for first time  Montpellier is beating Auxerre 2-1 away on Sunday in a chaotic match which saw the players twice leave the field after crowd disturbances

  Northern Italy Italy quake victims given shelter  Thousands of people left homeless by a powerful earthquake are spending the night in shelters as aftershocks continue to hit the region

Evening News


  Chicago   NATO summit draws protests
  Protesters and police clashed outside the NATO summit in Chicago, where world leaders met to discuss the way forward in Afghanistan


  Japan Millions watch Pacific eclipse  An "annular eclipse" has being viewed across a swathe of the Earth stretching across the Pacific from Asia to the western US

  Los Angeles Spurs rally to beat Clippers, win series  Duncan scored 21 points and San Antonio Spurs beat Los Angeles 102-, closing out the series 4-0 and advancing to the Western Conference finals

  North Korea North Koreans 'free Chinese crew'  The 29 Chinese fishermen and three boats seized in the Yellow Sea by unidentified North Koreans are free and have arrived in China, reports say

  Finland Russia defeats Slovakia for world title  Russia won the ice hockey world championship Sunday by defeating Slovakia 6-2. The tournament MVP is Evgeni Malkin of the Penguins

San Francisco Bay Area , May 20, 2012 Timeline