Here are the stories TIME is watching this Wednesday, May 14:
- 238 Turkish miners are dead and hundreds are still missing after an explosion at a power distribution unit.
- Magic Johnson responds to Donald Sterling's remarks, saying Sterling is "living in the Stone Age."
- John Conyers, the second longest-serving lawmaker in Congress, doesn't make a primary ballot after failing to collect enough signatures.
- Shoppers who footed the bill for Vibram's toe-shoes could get up to $90 back after a lawsuit alleged the shoes didn't provide health benefits as the company advertised.
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