Monday, November 5, 2012

05-Nov-2012 23:55

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 27 October - 2 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20178200#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China more legitimate than the West? :: China and the US are about to choose new leaders. Is a candidate voted for by millions a more legitimate choice than one anointed by a select few, asks Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20178655#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Cool Obama vs. square Romney :: "Beware the fury of the patient man." -- John Dryden
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/25/opinion/castellanos-obama-romney-culture/index.html?eref�ition

Third party could harm candidates :: Gary Johnson and Virgil Goode have no chance of winning the November 6 presidential election, but the two "third-party" candidates could have an impact on who does.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/25/politics/third-party-candidates/index.html?eref�ition

Obama: Still Kenya's favorite son? :: No one at the Railway Golf Club in the heart of Nairobi quite remembers if Barack Obama, Sr., the father of the 44th U.S. president, ever played here when he was a high-flying civil servant in the 1960s . Perhaps he played up the road at the Royal Nairobi Golf Club, the oldest of the city's six golf establishments, someone suggests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/opinion/nairobi-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Is U.S. still leader of free world? :: There was a time, not very long ago, when it seemed as if each of the world's major problems and every potential solution pivoted around the United States. The president of the United States was referred to as the leader of the free world, and the term was not used with irony or mockery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/opinion/ghitis-president-free-world/index.html?eref�ition

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

NJ governor pledges to vote Romney despite praising Obama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/7RrVwJ82gSo/us-israel-election-christie-idUSBRE8A30JB20121104

Man captures video of train crash :: A Utah man was recording a passing train for his son when the train hit a truck. The truck's driver survived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/04/dnt-utah-train-crashes-into-truck.ksl?eref�ition

New York marathoner will still run :: Don Lemon talks with Beatriz Craven, who still plans to run in NY to honor her mother despite the marathon cancellation
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/04/nr-marathoner-still-run.cnn?eref�ition

Japan's obsession with blood types :: Japan's obsession with blood types
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20170787#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Catholic teaching: A new political zeitgeist? :: Why leaders are turning to Catholic teaching
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20154986#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ladies first: XX Game Jam hits UK :: Women in the games industry stage their own game jam
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20186937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Emergency rescue with US border patrol :: Every year, thousands of people risk their lives attempting to cross the border from Mexico to America. Stacey Dooley travels with the US border patrol and witnesses the rescue in the desert of a pregnant Guatemalan woman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20155047#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Radiohead producer branches out :: Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich on his new band project
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19850445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Snowed in ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Climbing feat for man with bionic leg :: When Zac Vawter put his mind to climbing the 103 floors of Chicago's iconic Willis Tower, his legs did the rest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/04/health/illinois-bionic-leg/index.html?eref�ition

Secrecy of China's succession :: China's once-in-a-decade leadership change is so shrouded in secrecy that we may never know how the country's next leaders are chosen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/china-cpc-congress-secrecy/index.html?eref�ition

Campaigners angry at growth bill :: Campaigners accuse the government of creating a developers' charter with its Growth and Infrastructure Bill due to be debated in the Commons.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20199470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Over-65s heart death inequality :: The gap in heart disease deaths for over-65s in the richest and poorest areas has widened since the 1980s - despite general improvements over that time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179498#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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