Sunday, June 17, 2012

17-Jun-2012 23:21

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

United Nations' Rio+20 conference - Washington Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF4Rli4DD24zmzTnT_cpzH49L8mVw&url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/united-nations-rio20-conference/2012/06/15/gJQAtRJseV_gallery.html

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carphone Warehouse boss knighted :: Charles Dunstone, founder and chairman of the Carphone Warehouse Group, has been knighted in the Queen's birthday honours list.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18462772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

For Father's Day, get a checkup :: I am extremely blessed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/health/fathers-day-prostate-cancer-awareness/index.html?eref�ition

17-Jun-2012 23:21 10

World Braces for Euro Test :: Europe is preparing for what some financial analysts are calling its "Lehman moment": the prospect that Greece could leave the euro currency union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468773839483152.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Fear Trumps Anger Among Greek Voters :: Fears that Greece could be shoved out of Europe's common currency trumped the agony of recession and budget cuts for many Greek voters Sunday, helping the conservative New Democracy party eke out a narrow victory over leftists who pledged to rip up Greece's bailout deal with the European Union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577472353745981854.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Ronaldo double sends Portugal into quarter-finals - Reuters UK :: http://football.uk.reuters.com/leagues/euro2012/news/2012/06/17/755EF4F0-B8BE-11E1-A9D8-61058033923B.php

Rodney King Dead :: Rodney King, the man whose videotaped beating by police ultimately led to the 1992 Los Angeles riots, was found dead at the bottom of his pool, police said. He was 47 years old.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577472562550969038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Pro-Europe Party Wins Greek Vote :: Greece's conservative New Democracy party eked out a slim victory and will seek to form a pro-austerity coalition government to take the immediate steps needed to comply with strict financial targets set by its international lenders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303836404577471872478772282.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Nonna State :: Move over, Tiger Moms. In the beaten-down economies of Italy and Spain, the force to reckon with is the army of grandparents who form an invisible safety net helping young people make ends meet.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466962276816888.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How Much Is Nokia Worth? :: Nokia's latest profit warning and massive layoffs are raising an important question in the stock market: Just how much is the cellphone company's business really worth?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577468251129110174.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Chinese Astronauts Prepare for Docking :: China's top leadership celebrated the launch of China's first female astronaut and two male colleagues into space as the mission gears up for its main objective: an attempt at a manned space-docking scheduled for Monday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303379204577472570396973792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

China Astronauts Prepare for Space Docking - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303379204577472570396973792.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

'Red' Island Shows Left-Wing Divide :: Locals refer to the Aegean island of Icaria as "the red rock"—less for its landscape than for the communist tradition that many worry will help pull Greece out of the euro zone.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470471862628442.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

An E-Book Revolution for Africa? :: Schools in developing countries are experimenting with digital books in efforts to boost literacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303768104577462683090312766.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In Greece, a Beachy Haven From Politics :: There may be a financial catastrophe brewing here, an existential threat to Europe's common currency. But for some Greeks, Saturday was a day for the beach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470722315682932.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Soccer Victory Ignites Greeks Before Election :: At times like this, soccer would seem like a distraction. Instead, Greece's national team captivated the country -- and the continent -- by pulling off a 1-0 upset victory against the mighty Russians.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577471151168026894.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Hidden Obama :: David Maraniss's biography of Obama shows the future president more introspective than ambitious. Jonathan Karl reviews.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577461660023302338.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'What My Dad Taught Me About Money' :: For Father's Day, The Wall Street Journal Sunday asked some really, really smart people in the business and financial world what they learned from their dads.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577464383029488856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Siblings spend millions for differing political ends - Kansas City Star :: http://www.kansascity.com/2012/06/10/3650916/siblings-spend-millions-for-differing.html

REPORT: FRENCH OPEN 2012: Queen Maria Sharapova wins French Open 2012 :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120610-queen-maria-sharapova-wins-french-open-2012

REPORT: ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe's Mr Ugly bemoans lack of fame :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20120610-william-masvinu-wins-mister-ugly-competition-zimbabwe

Wu: A few lessons from the 74th District primary race - Daily Pilot :: http://articles.dailypilot.com/2012-06-09/opinion/tn-dpt-0610-wu-20120609_1_performances-and-minimal-interaction-independent-and-other-news-charles-munger-jr-s

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Perils of Staying Inside :: Young children are increasingly shunning the country, even as scientists outline the mental benefits of spending time in natural settings, writes Jonah Lehrer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303610504577418651102615334.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sebastian Thrun: What's Next for Silicon Valley? :: Our digital future isn't all Facebook and iPhone apps. Meet the engineer behind Google X.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303807404577434891291657730.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bones of John The Baptist Possibly Discovered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih2b0e5110893e0f77029b260d269aac

GOPCare :: The Republican vacuum as the Supreme Court prepares to rule.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577464560163538838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: Who Benefits From the 'Avalanche of Leaks'? :: They seem designed to glorify President Obama and help his re-election campaign.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466910796158718.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Notable & Quotable :: Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on why President Obama would need a passport and a translator to visit the private sector and know what's going on.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468864163656898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Always Dress to Impress :: You never know when you'll have a date with destiny. Annette Tapert argues in favor of an unrelentingly presentable wardrobe.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577462413753945058.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Discovering the Beautiful Blends of Paso Robles :: While other California wine regions have staked their reputations on single varietals, Paso Robles seems to be staking its future on blends, of Rhône grapes as well as Cabernet and Zinfandel. It's hard to argue with the results, says Jay McInerney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303753904577454971546996672.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: One-Hit Wonder :: Obama is the Flock of Seagulls of political oratory.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468651410095084.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Discovering Amalfi's Best-Kept Secret :: Just south of Salerno lies the Cilento region, an area some Italians refer to as the "other Amalfi": a rougher, less well-developed stretch of coastline that offers visitors an arguably more Italian experience.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303665904577454350501827274.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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17-Jun-2012 22:21

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

For Father's Day, get a checkup :: I am extremely blessed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/health/fathers-day-prostate-cancer-awareness/index.html?eref�ition

Greece's children pay price :: Abandoning children because parents can't afford to feed and clothe them becomes reality in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/europe/greece-economic-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Obama interrupted during remarks :: A reporter interrupted President Obama as he explained his plans to stop deporting many children of illegal immigrants.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/06/15/bts-obama-dream-remarks.cnn?eref�ition

17-Jun-2012 22:21 10

Rodney King Dead :: Rodney King, the man whose videotaped beating by police led to the 1992 Los Angeles riots, was found dead at the bottom of his pool, police said. He was 47 years old.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577472562550969038.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Greek Conservatives Appear to Have an Edge :: Greece's conservative New Democracy party appears to have eked out a narrow lead and may be able to form a pro-bailout coalition with the Socialist Pasok party—if they reach a deal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303836404577471872478772282.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Nonna State :: Move over, Tiger Moms. In the beaten-down economies of Italy and Spain, the force to reckon with is the army of grandparents who form an invisible safety net helping young people make ends meet.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466962276816888.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IOC Probes Ticket Scandal Allegations - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303836404577472814088271358.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

How Politics Quashed a Revolution :: Egypt's Arab Spring has stalled in a quagmire of divide-and-conquer politics, leaving the country's revolutionaries splintered and disillusioned.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577466704119819824.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

How Much Is Nokia Worth? :: Nokia's latest profit warning and massive layoffs are raising an important question in the stock market: Just how much is the cellphone company's business really worth?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577468251129110174.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Chinese Astronauts Prepare for Docking :: China's top leadership celebrated the launch of China's first female astronaut and two male colleagues into space as the mission gears up for its main objective: an attempt at a manned space-docking scheduled for Monday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303379204577472570396973792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Parody puts devilishly wicked spin on Harry Potter books - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/television/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D339%26objectid%3D10813623

China Astronauts Prepare for Space Docking - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303379204577472570396973792.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

'Red' Island Shows Left-Wing Divide :: Locals refer to the Aegean island of Icaria as "the red rock"—less for its landscape than for the communist tradition that many worry will help pull Greece out of the euro zone.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470471862628442.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

An E-Book Revolution for Africa? :: Schools in developing countries are experimenting with digital books in efforts to boost literacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303768104577462683090312766.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In Greece, a Beachy Haven From Politics :: There may be a financial catastrophe brewing here, an existential threat to Europe's common currency. But for some Greeks, Saturday was a day for the beach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470722315682932.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Soccer Victory Ignites Greeks Before Election :: At times like this, soccer would seem like a distraction. Instead, Greece's national team captivated the country -- and the continent -- by pulling off a 1-0 upset victory against the mighty Russians.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577471151168026894.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

World Braces for Euro Test :: Europe is preparing for what some financial analysts are calling its "Lehman moment": the prospect that Greece could leave the euro currency union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468773839483152.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Hidden Obama :: David Maraniss's biography of Obama shows the future president more introspective than ambitious. Jonathan Karl reviews.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577461660023302338.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'What My Dad Taught Me About Money' :: For Father's Day, The Wall Street Journal Sunday asked some really, really smart people in the business and financial world what they learned from their dads.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577464383029488856.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Siblings spend millions for differing political ends - Kansas City Star :: http://www.kansascity.com/2012/06/10/3650916/siblings-spend-millions-for-differing.html

REPORT: FRENCH OPEN 2012: Queen Maria Sharapova wins French Open 2012 :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120610-queen-maria-sharapova-wins-french-open-2012

REPORT: ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe's Mr Ugly bemoans lack of fame :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20120610-william-masvinu-wins-mister-ugly-competition-zimbabwe

Wu: A few lessons from the 74th District primary race - Daily Pilot :: http://articles.dailypilot.com/2012-06-09/opinion/tn-dpt-0610-wu-20120609_1_performances-and-minimal-interaction-independent-and-other-news-charles-munger-jr-s

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Perils of Staying Inside :: Young children are increasingly shunning the country, even as scientists outline the mental benefits of spending time in natural settings, writes Jonah Lehrer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303610504577418651102615334.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sebastian Thrun: What's Next for Silicon Valley? :: Our digital future isn't all Facebook and iPhone apps. Meet the engineer behind Google X.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303807404577434891291657730.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bones of John The Baptist Possibly Discovered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih2b0e5110893e0f77029b260d269aac

GOPCare :: The Republican vacuum as the Supreme Court prepares to rule.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577464560163538838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: Who Benefits From the 'Avalanche of Leaks'? :: They seem designed to glorify President Obama and help his re-election campaign.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466910796158718.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Notable & Quotable :: Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on why President Obama would need a passport and a translator to visit the private sector and know what's going on.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468864163656898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Always Dress to Impress :: You never know when you'll have a date with destiny. Annette Tapert argues in favor of an unrelentingly presentable wardrobe.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577462413753945058.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Discovering the Beautiful Blends of Paso Robles :: While other California wine regions have staked their reputations on single varietals, Paso Robles seems to be staking its future on blends, of Rhône grapes as well as Cabernet and Zinfandel. It's hard to argue with the results, says Jay McInerney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303753904577454971546996672.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: One-Hit Wonder :: Obama is the Flock of Seagulls of political oratory.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468651410095084.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

17-Jun-2012 21:21

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the Beatles so popular 50 years on? :: Why are the Fab Four still so popular 50 years on?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

For Father's Day, get a checkup :: I am extremely blessed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/health/fathers-day-prostate-cancer-awareness/index.html?eref�ition

Greece's children pay price :: Abandoning children because parents can't afford to feed and clothe them becomes reality in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/europe/greece-economic-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

17-Jun-2012 21:21 Greek

Pro-bailout parties could form Greek govt - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://news.smh.com.au/breaking-news-world/probailout-parties-could-form-greek-govt-20120618-20ioj.html

Pro-bailout parties may have enough to rule after Greek polls - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2012/06/17/uk-greece-election-idUKBRE85F05520120617

Contagion risks run high in Greek vote :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/CHo4fGMmdcw/index.htm

In Greece, a Beachy Haven From Politics :: There may be a financial catastrophe brewing here, an existential threat to Europe's common currency. But for some Greeks, Saturday was a day for the beach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470722315682932.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Soccer Victory Ignites Greeks Before Election :: At times like this, soccer would seem like a distraction. Instead, Greece's national team captivated the country -- and the continent -- by pulling off a 1-0 upset victory against the mighty Russians.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577471151168026894.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

For Greek Leftists, a Strange Bedfellow :: Much of the Greek establishment is arrayed against Alexis Tsipras, the upstart politician whose bid to become prime minister is threatening to fracture the euro zone. But the leftist Mr. Tsipras, leader of the Syriza party, has an unusual supporter in the business world: one of Greece's brashest media owners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303444204577462560741509878.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Greek

17-Jun-2012 20:18

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the Beatles so popular 50 years on? :: Why are the Fab Four still so popular 50 years on?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

For Father's Day, get a checkup :: I am extremely blessed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/health/fathers-day-prostate-cancer-awareness/index.html?eref�ition

Greece's children pay price :: Abandoning children because parents can't afford to feed and clothe them becomes reality in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/europe/greece-economic-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

17-Jun-2012 20:18 Next

Sebastian Thrun: What's Next for Silicon Valley? :: Our digital future isn't all Facebook and iPhone apps. Meet the engineer behind Google X.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303807404577434891291657730.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


Next

17-Jun-2012 19:17

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the Beatles so popular 50 years on? :: Why are the Fab Four still so popular 50 years on?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anorexic woman will be force fed :: A woman with severe anorexia who wanted to be allowed to die is to be fed in her "best interests" by order of a judge, but an MP calls the ruling "shameful".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18464254#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

For Father's Day, get a checkup :: I am extremely blessed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/health/fathers-day-prostate-cancer-awareness/index.html?eref�ition

17-Jun-2012 19:17 Greek

Greek election exit polls show top 2 parties neck in neck - CBC.ca :: http://www.cbc.ca/news/world/story/2012/06/17/greece-election.html

Contagion risks run high in Greek vote :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/CHo4fGMmdcw/index.htm

In Greece, a Beachy Haven From Politics :: There may be a financial catastrophe brewing here, an existential threat to Europe's common currency. But for some Greeks, Saturday was a day for the beach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470722315682932.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Soccer Victory Ignites Greeks Before Election :: At times like this, soccer would seem like a distraction. Instead, Greece's national team captivated the country -- and the continent -- by pulling off a 1-0 upset victory against the mighty Russians.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577471151168026894.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

For Greek Leftists, a Strange Bedfellow :: Much of the Greek establishment is arrayed against Alexis Tsipras, the upstart politician whose bid to become prime minister is threatening to fracture the euro zone. But the leftist Mr. Tsipras, leader of the Syriza party, has an unusual supporter in the business world: one of Greece's brashest media owners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303444204577462560741509878.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Greece Faces Tough Choice :: Greek voters go to the polls Sunday to elect a new leader tasked with guiding their country through its worst economic crisis in decades.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577468681049847566.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


Greek

17-Jun-2012 18:16

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

When Poland (almost) ruled soccer :: In the end it was the clown who had the last laugh.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/football-euro-2012-poland/index.html?eref�ition

Wall Street rises on news central banks primed to act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/lrxEhzgXu_M/us-markets-stocks-idUSBRE84S0BG20120614

Final alleged victim tells of rape by Sandusky :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1MJnodYQ_Y0/us-usa-crime-sandusky-idUSBRE85B03Q20120614

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449636#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Euro 2012 stars and their tattoos :: Euro 2012 is almost upon us and Europe's finest footballers will be marked men -- in more ways than one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/07/sport/football/euro-2012-tattoos-football/index.html?eref�ition

Olisadebe hits out at racism :: A former star of the Polish national team has urged UEFA to confront the problem of racism that is threatening to overshadow Euro 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/sport/football/euro-2012-poland-olisadebe/index.html?eref�ition

Can GPS cut player burnout? :: Some of Europe's best footballers will be missing in Poland and Ukraine this month, as the effects of another grueling season takes its toll.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/06/sport/football/football-euro-2012-gps/index.html?eref�ition

What's it like to live near a skyscraper? :: London has a new skyscraper in the shape of the Shard - what will become Europe's tallest inhabited building. How does it feel to live in the shadow of such a giant?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18438604#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cassano sorry for anti-gay remarks :: Italy striker Antonio Cassano has apologised for apparent homophobic comments he made in a Euro 2012 press conference.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/13/sport/football/italy-cassano-apology-gay-comments/index.html?eref�ition

Torres inspires Spain to Ireland rout :: Fernando Torres rediscovers his scoring touch as Spain soar to the top of Euro 2012 Group C and knock the Republic of Ireland out of the tournament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/14/sport/football/euro-2012-italy-croatia/index.html?eref�ition

Ethiopia clamps down on net use :: Campaigners have warned that there are fresh efforts by the Ethiopian government to clamp down on certain types of internet use in the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18461292#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Education of poorest faces review :: The chief schools inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, has launched a review of the educational achievements of the poorest communities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18458448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple 1 smashes auction estimate :: A rare functioning Apple 1 computer sells for more than double the estimated price at an auction in New York.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18456746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the Beatles so popular 50 years on? :: Why are the Fab Four still so popular 50 years on?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18449107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anorexic woman will be force fed :: A woman with severe anorexia who wanted to be allowed to die is to be fed in her "best interests" by order of a judge, but an MP calls the ruling "shameful".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18464254#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Obama heckled on immigration plan :: US President Barack Obama is heckled by a reporter as he announces a new plan to end deportation for young illegal immigrants.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18466984#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico cancels Baja resort plan :: Mexico revokes permits to build a controversial mega-resort in Baja California after environmentalists warned it could damage a nearby coral reef.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-18466788#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Siachen, the world's highest battlefield :: The world's highest battlefield
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-17981187#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: China's new terracotta warriors :: New discoveries at the terracotta warriors' tomb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-18391197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Flood drama scenes in mid Wales :: Major rescue in mid Wales after flooding
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18378500#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Damehood honour for Mary Archer :: Lady Archer has become a Dame in the Queen's Birthday Honours list, for services to the NHS in Cambridgeshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18456597#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Super head' made a sir by Queen :: A "super head" knighted by the Queen is among 15 head teachers to be recognised in her Birthday Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18459553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sauber chief: F1 better than ever :: Peter Sauber believes Formula One fans have never had it so good, after a season opening which has seen the first seven races produce seven different winners for the first time in the sport's history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/motorsport/sauber-perez-f1-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

How I navigated Kenya with Twitter :: There is a vocal group on Twitter, using a common hashtag to ensure their African country is discussed fairly and with respect online.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/world/africa/kenya-twitter-experiment/index.html?eref�ition

Why fans shouldn't forgive Armstrong :: They are always the last to understand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/pearlman-lance-armstrong/index.html?eref�ition

Ads target foreigners in Egypt :: State TV in Egypt broadcasts commercials promoting suspicion of English speaking-foreigners as spies. Ian Lee reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/06/15/lee-egypt-foreign-spies.cnn?eref�ition

Footballer riles with underwear :: European governing body UEFA's disciplinary panel has had a busy time of it during Euro 2012 handing out fines and sanctions to various federations for undesirable behavior.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/sport/football/bendtner-pants-euro-2012/index.html?eref�ition

Next manufacturing hub: Africa? :: With domestic labor costs rising, many Asian manufacturing producers are now looking to relocate their factories in other regions of the world. Could Africa replace Asia and/or China as the world's next manufacturing hub?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/15/opinion/africa-manufacturing-hub/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Obama ends young migrant deportations :: US President Barack Obama has announced plans to end the deportation of illegal immigrants who came to the US as children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18468274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Jun-2012 18:16 10

Greeks Vote in High-Stakes Election :: Greeks began voting in crucial national elections that are widely seen as a de facto referendum on the country's future inside the euro.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303836404577471872478772282.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Wandsworth cricket club tree fall boys named - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-18479109

'Red' Island Shows Left-Wing Divide :: Locals refer to the Aegean island of Icaria as "the red rock"—less for its landscape than for the communist tradition that many worry will help pull Greece out of the euro zone.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470471862628442.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

An E-Book Revolution for Africa? :: Schools in developing countries are experimenting with digital books in efforts to boost literacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303768104577462683090312766.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Nonna State :: Move over, Tiger Moms. In the beaten-down economies of Italy and Spain, the force to reckon with is the army of grandparents who form an invisible safety net helping young people make ends meet.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466962276816888.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In Greece, a Beachy Haven From Politics :: There may be a financial catastrophe brewing here, an existential threat to Europe's common currency. But for some Greeks, Saturday was a day for the beach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470722315682932.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Soccer Victory Ignites Greeks Before Election :: At times like this, soccer would seem like a distraction. Instead, Greece's national team captivated the country -- and the continent -- by pulling off a 1-0 upset victory against the mighty Russians.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577471151168026894.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

World Braces for Euro Test :: Europe is preparing for what some financial analysts are calling its "Lehman moment": the prospect that Greece could leave the euro currency union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468773839483152.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Hidden Obama :: David Maraniss's biography of Obama shows the future president more introspective than ambitious. Jonathan Karl reviews.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577461660023302338.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Siblings spend millions for differing political ends - Kansas City Star :: http://www.kansascity.com/2012/06/10/3650916/siblings-spend-millions-for-differing.html

REPORT: FRENCH OPEN 2012: Queen Maria Sharapova wins French Open 2012 :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120610-queen-maria-sharapova-wins-french-open-2012

REPORT: ZIMBABWE: Zimbabwe's Mr Ugly bemoans lack of fame :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20120610-william-masvinu-wins-mister-ugly-competition-zimbabwe

Wu: A few lessons from the 74th District primary race - Daily Pilot :: http://articles.dailypilot.com/2012-06-09/opinion/tn-dpt-0610-wu-20120609_1_performances-and-minimal-interaction-independent-and-other-news-charles-munger-jr-s

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Perils of Staying Inside :: Young children are increasingly shunning the country, even as scientists outline the mental benefits of spending time in natural settings, writes Jonah Lehrer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303610504577418651102615334.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sebastian Thrun: What's Next for Silicon Valley? :: Our digital future isn't all Facebook and iPhone apps. Meet the engineer behind Google X.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303807404577434891291657730.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Saudi Crown Prince Nayef Dead :: The death of Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz al Saud launched the oil-rich country into what analysts said may be one of the last readily forecast successions among the aging sons of the kingdom's founder.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577470093581050720.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

For Greek Leftists, a Strange Bedfellow :: Much of the Greek establishment is arrayed against Alexis Tsipras, the upstart politician whose bid to become prime minister is threatening to fracture the euro zone. But the leftist Mr. Tsipras, leader of the Syriza party, has an unusual supporter in the business world: one of Greece's brashest media owners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303444204577462560741509878.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Greece Faces Tough Choice :: Greek voters go to the polls Sunday to elect a new leader tasked with guiding their country through its worst economic crisis in decades.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577468681049847566.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

As Nokia Teeters, What's It Worth? :: Nokia's latest profit warning and massive layoffs are raising an important question in the stock market: Just how much is the cellphone company's business really worth?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577468251129110174.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Bones of John The Baptist Possibly Discovered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih2b0e5110893e0f77029b260d269aac

GOPCare :: The Republican vacuum as the Supreme Court prepares to rule.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577464560163538838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: Who Benefits From the 'Avalanche of Leaks'? :: They seem designed to glorify President Obama and help his re-election campaign.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577466910796158718.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

We Believe You, Mr. President :: Immigration becomes the latest issue enlisted in the re-election effort.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577468872677354992.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Notable & Quotable :: Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on why President Obama would need a passport and a translator to visit the private sector and know what's going on.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468864163656898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Always Dress to Impress :: You never know when you'll have a date with destiny. Annette Tapert argues in favor of an unrelentingly presentable wardrobe.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303901504577462413753945058.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Discovering the Beautiful Blends of Paso Robles :: While other California wine regions have staked their reputations on single varietals, Paso Robles seems to be staking its future on blends, of Rhône grapes as well as Cabernet and Zinfandel. It's hard to argue with the results, says Jay McInerney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303753904577454971546996672.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: One-Hit Wonder :: Obama is the Flock of Seagulls of political oratory.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303734204577468651410095084.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Discovering Amalfi's Best-Kept Secret :: Just south of Salerno lies the Cilento region, an area some Italians refer to as the "other Amalfi": a rougher, less well-developed stretch of coastline that offers visitors an arguably more Italian experience.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303665904577454350501827274.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Pain of Spain: Felt Mainly by Irish :: In a game not nearly as close as the blowout on the scoreboard might suggest, Spain made the Irish national team look like a Trinity College club side.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303822204577466851443974564.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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