Sunday, July 8, 2012

08-Jul-2012 23:37

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition

08-Jul-2012 23:37 10

Jamie Whyte: Who Broke Banking Culture? :: If governments guarantee their losses, depositors no longer care if their bank is prudent or trustworthy. And if depositors don't care, then banks don't either.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508412123372968.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Music: Grace Notes :: Could a barroom singer-guitarist in Singapore be music's next great discovery?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1619102,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Sienna Miller, fiancé Tom Sturridge welcome baby No.1: report - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/sienna-miller-fiance-tom-sturridge-baby-1-report-article-1.1110058

Annan arrives in Damascus, Syria tests missiles :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l8kUaP6Itto/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120708

Intrigue Behind Ouster at Duke Energy :: The surprise dethroning of Duke Energy's CEO set off angry responses, with former directors at Progress Energy saying they never would have approved the $26 billion merger of the two utilities if they had known what would happen with the top job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577510573797464712.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New Chance for Reconciliation 50 Years Later :: The leaders of France and Germany return to the birthplace of their countries' postwar reconciliation Sunday to commemorate the event, a meeting that could also ease tensions over how to stem the euro-zone debt crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577511021695877682.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Japan Weighs Buying Disputed Islands :: In an action that could further strain ties between Tokyo and Beijing, Japan's national government is considering purchasing a set of islets at the center of a territorial dispute.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577512071688854852.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mutual Funds: How to Play the U.S. Energy Boom :: Here are some funds that are major investors in the new boom in domestic oil and natural gas.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577508491447591430.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Border Patrol Agent Fires Shots :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iwde045a5c2af278df7c206c6b651013

Boone Calls the Plays With Big Campus Gift :: T. Boone Pickens had outsize ambitions when he donated $165 million to transform athletics at his alma mater. While the football stadium was overhauled, investment troubles have stalled plans for other facilities.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304782404577488592793245510.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Why Our Innovators Traffic in Trifles :: An app for making vintage photos isn't exactly a moonshot, writes Nicholas Carr. Are we too obsessed with "tools of the self"?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508820786062502.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Crushing Cost of Care :: A small number of challenging cases, often at the end of life, make up the great bulk of Medicare spending on hospital care. Are we anywhere close to containing the costs?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304441404577483050976766184.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: 'Is That Allowed?' 'It Is Here.' :: Three immigrant stories that illustrate what makes our country great.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304550004577506773186482182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Gerhard Schröder: The Man Who Rescued the German Economy :: The last Social Democrat chancellor talks about how he cut taxes and reformed labor markets—and how it cost him his job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508530981893226.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Couple Takes 5-Year Vacation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2d1e310ed35db4196e59cef6f3f6fe

How to Be Sure You've Found a Higgs Boson :: Physicists who announced the likely discovery of the particle had to clear a threshold of "five sigmas" of statistical significance, but what that means wasn't always clearly explained.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577509213491189098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nestlé's Quest for Perfect Air Bubble :: Companies like Nestlé are studying air bubbles, hoping to develop products with better tastes and textures, and well as foods that are lower in fat.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510943337352400.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Tesla Model S: Silent but Supercool :: It doesn't snarl like a Lamborghini, but Tesla's new Model S is no eat-your-broccoli all-electric car, says Dan Neil—more like eat-up-the-pavement-while-grinning-ear-to-ear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304211804577504632238740966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Future Saint as Medieval Superhero :: The 14th-century Sienese tended to attribute miracles to prominent citizens, rather than just members of the clergy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577475101874219964.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Court Ruling Disrupts Portuguese Bailout Plan :: A court ruling that struck down a central element of Portugal's austerity program is forcing the government to look for new cuts as it tries to meet the terms of an international bailout.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510321047271412.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Inside Apple's Approach to Mobile Payments :: An look at Apple's decision-making on mobile payments gives a window into the wait-and-see approach Apple often takes towards new markets.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493261395358658.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Barclays Races to Fill Ranks :: Barclays's board kicked off an urgent search to find a CEO to succeed Robert Diamond, a process expected to shed light on how the British bank intends to tackle the challenges it faces amid a growing interest-rate scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577511072947531392.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Paul Moreno: A Short History of Congress's Power to Tax :: The Supreme Court has long distinguished the regulatory from the taxing power.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508503320285454.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Happy Birthday, Mr. Bond :: As 007 celebrates his 50th anniversary on the silver screen, an exhibition looks at the British secret-service agent's style through the years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303649504577494730841435566.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Insider's Guide to Portland, Ore. :: Where to eat, shop, sleep and play in the city, with recommendations from "Portlandia" star Carrie Brownstein, writer Wendy Burden, Stumptown Coffee Roasters founder Duane Sorenson and architect Brad Cloepfil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577494692043055870.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

E-Book Is Reading You :: Digital-book publishers and retailers now know more about their readers than ever before. How that's changing the experience of reading.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304870304577490950051438304.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Subtle Science of Scotch Whisky :: Rachel Barrie is a chemist whose work crafting celebrated Scotch malt whiskies has earned her the rare rank of Master Blender.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577508941297231830.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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08-Jul-2012 22:35

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition

08-Jul-2012 22:35 10

Jamie Whyte: Who Broke Banking Culture? :: If governments guarantee their losses, depositors no longer care if their bank is prudent or trustworthy. And if depositors don't care, then banks don't either.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508412123372968.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Music: Grace Notes :: Could a barroom singer-guitarist in Singapore be music's next great discovery?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1619102,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Sienna Miller, fiancé Tom Sturridge welcome baby No.1: report - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/sienna-miller-fiance-tom-sturridge-baby-1-report-article-1.1110058

Clinton makes plea for Afghanistan women's rights - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10818346

Annan arrives in Damascus, Syria tests missiles :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l8kUaP6Itto/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120708

Intrigue Behind Ouster at Duke Energy :: The surprise dethroning of Duke Energy's CEO set off angry responses, with former directors at Progress Energy saying they never would have approved the $26 billion merger of the two utilities if they had known what would happen with the top job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577510573797464712.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New Chance for Reconciliation 50 Years Later :: The leaders of France and Germany return to the birthplace of their countries' postwar reconciliation Sunday to commemorate the event, a meeting that could also ease tensions over how to stem the euro-zone debt crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577511021695877682.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Japan Weighs Buying Disputed Islands :: In an action that could further strain ties between Tokyo and Beijing, Japan's national government is considering purchasing a set of islets at the center of a territorial dispute.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577512071688854852.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mutual Funds: How to Play the U.S. Energy Boom :: Here are some funds that are major investors in the new boom in domestic oil and natural gas.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577508491447591430.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Border Patrol Agent Fires Shots :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iwde045a5c2af278df7c206c6b651013

Boone Calls the Plays With Big Campus Gift :: T. Boone Pickens had outsize ambitions when he donated $165 million to transform athletics at his alma mater. While the football stadium was overhauled, investment troubles have stalled plans for other facilities.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304782404577488592793245510.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Why Our Innovators Traffic in Trifles :: An app for making vintage photos isn't exactly a moonshot, writes Nicholas Carr. Are we too obsessed with "tools of the self"?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508820786062502.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Crushing Cost of Care :: A small number of challenging cases, often at the end of life, make up the great bulk of Medicare spending on hospital care. Are we anywhere close to containing the costs?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304441404577483050976766184.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: 'Is That Allowed?' 'It Is Here.' :: Three immigrant stories that illustrate what makes our country great.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304550004577506773186482182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Gerhard Schröder: The Man Who Rescued the German Economy :: The last Social Democrat chancellor talks about how he cut taxes and reformed labor markets—and how it cost him his job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508530981893226.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Couple Takes 5-Year Vacation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2d1e310ed35db4196e59cef6f3f6fe

How to Be Sure You've Found a Higgs Boson :: Physicists who announced the likely discovery of the particle had to clear a threshold of "five sigmas" of statistical significance, but what that means wasn't always clearly explained.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577509213491189098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nestlé's Quest for Perfect Air Bubble :: Companies like Nestlé are studying air bubbles, hoping to develop products with better tastes and textures, and well as foods that are lower in fat.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510943337352400.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Tesla Model S: Silent but Supercool :: It doesn't snarl like a Lamborghini, but Tesla's new Model S is no eat-your-broccoli all-electric car, says Dan Neil—more like eat-up-the-pavement-while-grinning-ear-to-ear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304211804577504632238740966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Future Saint as Medieval Superhero :: The 14th-century Sienese tended to attribute miracles to prominent citizens, rather than just members of the clergy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577475101874219964.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Inside Apple's Approach to Mobile Payments :: An look at Apple's decision-making on mobile payments gives a window into the wait-and-see approach Apple often takes towards new markets.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493261395358658.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Barclays Races to Fill Ranks :: Barclays's board kicked off an urgent search to find a CEO to succeed Robert Diamond, a process expected to shed light on how the British bank intends to tackle the challenges it faces amid a growing interest-rate scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577511072947531392.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Paul Moreno: A Short History of Congress's Power to Tax :: The Supreme Court has long distinguished the regulatory from the taxing power.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508503320285454.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Happy Birthday, Mr. Bond :: As 007 celebrates his 50th anniversary on the silver screen, an exhibition looks at the British secret-service agent's style through the years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303649504577494730841435566.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Insider's Guide to Portland, Ore. :: Where to eat, shop, sleep and play in the city, with recommendations from "Portlandia" star Carrie Brownstein, writer Wendy Burden, Stumptown Coffee Roasters founder Duane Sorenson and architect Brad Cloepfil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577494692043055870.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

E-Book Is Reading You :: Digital-book publishers and retailers now know more about their readers than ever before. How that's changing the experience of reading.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304870304577490950051438304.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Inside Apple's Go-Slow Approach to Mobile Payments - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493261395358658.html


10

08-Jul-2012 21:34

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition

08-Jul-2012 21:34 10

Music: Grace Notes :: Could a barroom singer-guitarist in Singapore be music's next great discovery?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1619102,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

F. 1: Silverstone, Maldonado fined for accident with Perez - Agenzia Giornalistica Italia :: http://www.agi.it/english-version/sport/elenco-notizie/201207082107-spr-ren1060-f_1_silverstone_maldonado_fined_for_accident_with_perez

Lawmakers signal deep "fiscal cliff" deadlock in Congress - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_21031997/lawmakers-signal-deep-fiscal-cliff-deadlock-congress

Intrigue Behind Ouster at Duke Energy :: The surprise dethroning of Duke Energy's CEO set off angry responses, with former directors at Progress Energy saying they never would have approved the $26 billion merger of the two utilities if they had known what would happen with the top job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577510573797464712.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New Chance for Reconciliation 50 Years Later :: The leaders of France and Germany return to the birthplace of their countries' postwar reconciliation Sunday to commemorate the event, a meeting that could also ease tensions over how to stem the euro-zone debt crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577511021695877682.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Japan Weighs Buying Disputed Islands :: In an action that could further strain ties between Tokyo and Beijing, Japan's national government is considering purchasing a set of islets at the center of a territorial dispute.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577512071688854852.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mutual Funds: How to Play the U.S. Energy Boom :: Here are some funds that are major investors in the new boom in domestic oil and natural gas.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577508491447591430.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Border Patrol Agent Fires Shots :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iwde045a5c2af278df7c206c6b651013

Boone Calls the Plays With Big Campus Gift :: T. Boone Pickens had outsize ambitions when he donated $165 million to transform athletics at his alma mater. While the football stadium was overhauled, investment troubles have stalled plans for other facilities.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304782404577488592793245510.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Why Our Innovators Traffic in Trifles :: An app for making vintage photos isn't exactly a moonshot, writes Nicholas Carr. Are we too obsessed with "tools of the self"?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508820786062502.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Crushing Cost of Care :: A small number of challenging cases, often at the end of life, make up the great bulk of Medicare spending on hospital care. Are we anywhere close to containing the costs?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304441404577483050976766184.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: 'Is That Allowed?' 'It Is Here.' :: Three immigrant stories that illustrate what makes our country great.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304550004577506773186482182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Gerhard Schröder: The Man Who Rescued the German Economy :: The last Social Democrat chancellor talks about how he cut taxes and reformed labor markets—and how it cost him his job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508530981893226.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Couple Takes 5-Year Vacation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2d1e310ed35db4196e59cef6f3f6fe

How to Be Sure You've Found a Higgs Boson :: Physicists who announced the likely discovery of the particle had to clear a threshold of "five sigmas" of statistical significance, but what that means wasn't always clearly explained.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577509213491189098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Nestlé's Quest for Perfect Air Bubble :: Companies like Nestlé are studying air bubbles, hoping to develop products with better tastes and textures, and well as foods that are lower in fat.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510943337352400.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Tesla Model S: Silent but Supercool :: It doesn't snarl like a Lamborghini, but Tesla's new Model S is no eat-your-broccoli all-electric car, says Dan Neil—more like eat-up-the-pavement-while-grinning-ear-to-ear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304211804577504632238740966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Future Saint as Medieval Superhero :: The 14th-century Sienese tended to attribute miracles to prominent citizens, rather than just members of the clergy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577475101874219964.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Court Ruling Disrupts Portuguese Bailout Plan :: A court ruling that struck down a central element of Portugal's austerity program is forcing the government to look for new cuts as it tries to meet the terms of an international bailout.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510321047271412.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Inside Apple's Approach to Mobile Payments :: An look at Apple's decision-making on mobile payments gives a window into the wait-and-see approach Apple often takes towards new markets.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493261395358658.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Barclays Races to Fill Ranks :: Barclays's board kicked off an urgent search to find a CEO to succeed Robert Diamond, a process expected to shed light on how the British bank intends to tackle the challenges it faces amid a growing interest-rate scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577511072947531392.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Paul Moreno: A Short History of Congress's Power to Tax :: The Supreme Court has long distinguished the regulatory from the taxing power.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508503320285454.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Happy Birthday, Mr. Bond :: As 007 celebrates his 50th anniversary on the silver screen, an exhibition looks at the British secret-service agent's style through the years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303649504577494730841435566.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Insider's Guide to Portland, Ore. :: Where to eat, shop, sleep and play in the city, with recommendations from "Portlandia" star Carrie Brownstein, writer Wendy Burden, Stumptown Coffee Roasters founder Duane Sorenson and architect Brad Cloepfil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577494692043055870.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

E-Book Is Reading You :: Digital-book publishers and retailers now know more about their readers than ever before. How that's changing the experience of reading.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304870304577490950051438304.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Inside Apple's Go-Slow Approach to Mobile Payments - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304830704577493261395358658.html

The Subtle Science of Scotch Whisky :: Rachel Barrie is a chemist whose work crafting celebrated Scotch malt whiskies has earned her the rare rank of Master Blender.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577508941297231830.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

08-Jul-2012 20:33

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition

08-Jul-2012 20:33 Man

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Is Facing a Crisis of Credibility :: India is stalling. To turn it around, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh must emerge from his private and political gloom
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2118776,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

'Spider-Man' Tops Box Office - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/speakeasy/2012/07/08/spider-man-tops-weekend-box-office/

Fugitive 'who killed family of four on day of the Royal Wedding' is arrested ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2170524/Man-suspected-killing-family-day-Royal-Wedding-arrested-Morocco.html

Opinionator: Got Milk? You Don't Need It :: Many of us can't readily digest milk. In my case, it seemed to lead to chronic heartburn.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/07/got-milk-you-dont-need-it/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Man Accused of Murdering Teenage Girl Is Former School Teacher :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i1aacd81ca533209e9289725386de51

Gerhard Schröder: The Man Who Rescued the German Economy :: The last Social Democrat chancellor talks about how he cut taxes and reformed labor markets—and how it cost him his job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508530981893226.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Man

08-Jul-2012 19:32

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition

08-Jul-2012 19:32 Man

Pieces of a Mansion Puzzle on Block :: The dream was to eventually unite all of the nine apartments in the building at 828 Fifth Ave., recreating the original single-family mansion with its large public rooms restored.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304019404577420360314753788.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Is Facing a Crisis of Credibility :: India is stalling. To turn it around, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh must emerge from his private and political gloom
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2118776,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

New "Spider-Man" comes out swinging in box office win - Reuters Canada :: http://ca.reuters.com/article/entertainmentNews/idCABRE8670AC20120708

Opinionator: Got Milk? You Don't Need It :: Many of us can't readily digest milk. In my case, it seemed to lead to chronic heartburn.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/07/07/got-milk-you-dont-need-it/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Man Accused of Murdering Teenage Girl Is Former School Teacher :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i1aacd81ca533209e9289725386de51

Gerhard Schröder: The Man Who Rescued the German Economy :: The last Social Democrat chancellor talks about how he cut taxes and reformed labor markets—and how it cost him his job.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304141204577508530981893226.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Man

08-Jul-2012 18:31

Schools 'letting down brightest' :: England's brightest children are being let down by schools, particularly in higher level maths, a report for an education charity says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18722137#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is China curbing HK press freedom? :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Inside an airplane cockpit simulator :: CNN's Richard Quest takes an extensive look inside of a complex modern airplane cockpit simulator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/qmb-the-modern-cockpit.cnn?eref�ition

Lock-in man's plea: 'I want to die' :: Paralysed by a stroke, British man Tony Nicklinson is seeking a court ruling to let someone help end his life.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/elbagir-uk-locked-in-syndrome.cnn?eref�ition

Clash of opinion over euthanasia :: A British man with 'locked-in' syndrome is fighting for the right to die, sparking a debate on euthanasia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/health/2012/07/05/ctw-euthanasia-debate.cnn?eref�ition

Town's 'missed torch opportunity' :: A one time haven for Londoners in the 1930
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-essex-18624390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Most real' robot legs developed :: US experts have developed what they claim to be the most biologically accurate robotic legs yet.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-18724114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British police on Olympic terror alert :: Three weeks before the London Olympics, British police are on alert against any perceived terror threats, as demonstrated Thursday by the shutdown of a busy motorway by armed police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/uk-security-olympics-robertson/index.html?eref�ition

Titanic explorer in Syria jet search :: Rescuers searching for the bodies of two downed Turkish pilots called for help from Robert Ballard, the undersea explorer famous for finding the wreckage of the Titanic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/turkey-titanic-explorer/index.html?eref�ition

Fireworks display explodes early :: San Diego's "Big Bay Boom" fireworks show went off in under 60 seconds after a glitch set them all off at the same time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/exp-early-san-diego-fireworks-fail.cnn?eref�ition

The parcel conundrum :: The Royal Mail wants to deliver parcels to neighbours. But is there a technological solution to the "sorry you were out" problem?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18709348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

HK: Many papers, fewer voices :: "Hong Kong enjoys a far higher degree of press freedom than before the handover in 1997 and this is on par with the most developed places in the world," said Hong Kong Secretary for Home Affairs, Tsang Tak-sing, to the Legislative Council last November.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/hong-kong-press-freedom-eroded/index.html?eref�ition

Pilots need training not gadgets :: Aviation is the safest way to travel, but deadly crashes still happen. Flight safety expert Bill Voss argues that modern pilots need updated training
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/opinion/opinion-voss-why-do-planes-crash/index.html?eref�ition

War of words between Syria, Turkey :: Syrian president Bashar al-Assad accuses Turkey of aiding the opposition.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/06/watson-syria-turkish-government.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 6 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 6 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735446#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's the etiquette with electronic cigarettes? :: An e-cigarette led to confusion on the M6. But what are the rules of smoking fake fags?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18734753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Governors reject Gove comments :: Governors reject education secretary's claims that they often view their position as a badge of status not of work.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-18741348#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 30 June - 6 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18735105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

People power visible in China :: Every so often, grassroots activism succeeds in China. Experts say in the age of social media, such campaigns will become more common.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Asylum: Who takes in refugees? :: As Australia debates its policy on asylum seekers, we look at where they're going -- and which countries are taking them in.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/asia/refugees-asylum-statistics/index.html?eref�ition

SFO launches Libor investigation :: The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) confirms that it has formally launched a criminal investigation into the rigging of the inter-bank lending rate, Libor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-18742140#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The curse of a ridiculous name :: The curse of a ridiculous name, by Adam Gopnik
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18723463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time-lapse: Shard built in one minute :: Time-lapse video of the construction of Europe's tallest building, the Shard.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/05/shard-construction-time-lapse.cnn?eref�ition

Pirelli takes center stage in F1 :: It can be argued that the biggest star of the Formula One season so far is not one of the six world champion drivers on the grid, it's not one of the legendary teams taking part -- it's not even one of their design geniuses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/f1-pirelli-tires-silverstone-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

F1: Does home advantage help? :: Nigel Mansell called it people power, others just call it home advantage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/motorsport/motorsport-foster-silverstone-button/index.html?eref�ition

Future champs of new Olympic sport :: When kiteboarding was given the Olympic seal of approval earlier this year, the brightest stars in the sport were faced with some life-changing decisions. Would they continue as semi-professionals who sail for fun, or quit their day jobs and focus all their time and energy to qualify for the 2016 Olympics in Rio -- with a good shot at winning gold?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/sport/kiteboarding-olympics-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Parasite tied to self-harm, suicide attempts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ibfbnJ4jXNs/us-parasite-tied-to-self-harm-suicide-at-idUSBRE8650YL20120706

Facebook and Yahoo end patent row :: Facebook and Yahoo have dropped their patent lawsuits against each other without any exchange of cash.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-18748213#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

U.S. answer for European problem :: Neel Kashkari was a mastermind behind TARP in the U.S., and now has suggestions for Europe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/06/22/amanpour-eurozone-a.cnn?eref�ition