Wednesday, July 11, 2012

11-Jul-2012 23:48

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

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

Captain must stay in town :: Italian judges released the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from house arrest Thursday, but ordered him not to leave his home town while the case against him continues, his lawyer said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/italy-cruise-ship-captain/index.html?eref�ition

Eurozone leaders reach bailout deal :: Eurozone leaders reach a deal to use the region's bailout fund to support troubled banks, in an effort to stop them dragging down otherwise healthy governments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/29/business/eu-summit-deal/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Heavy rain brings floods :: Scores of flood warnings and alerts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18753537#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11-Jul-2012 23:48 Spain

Spain unveils more austerity as economy falters :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/obtA3hmSZEQ/index.htm

Spain Piles On Austerity Measures :: Spain's prime minister announced new austerity measures worth $80 billion in an effort to meet new deficit targets agreed with euro-zone partners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520213420179248.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Spain unveils new austerity under European pressure :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v931bQeYCP4/us-spain-economy-cuts-idUSBRE86A0CP20120711

Spain to Cede Bank Control :: Spain will be forced to give up most of the control over its banks—and will be required to impose losses on local investors—in return for a bailout of as much as $123 billion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519091638685290.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sleeping Anytime, Anywhere :: A man fell asleep in the middle of a bull-running festival in Spain. See how people take naps in all sorts of places around the world.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577519603678610594.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Spain

11-Jul-2012 22:47

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

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

Captain must stay in town :: Italian judges released the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from house arrest Thursday, but ordered him not to leave his home town while the case against him continues, his lawyer said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/italy-cruise-ship-captain/index.html?eref�ition

Eurozone leaders reach bailout deal :: Eurozone leaders reach a deal to use the region's bailout fund to support troubled banks, in an effort to stop them dragging down otherwise healthy governments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/29/business/eu-summit-deal/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Heavy rain brings floods :: Scores of flood warnings and alerts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18753537#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11-Jul-2012 22:47 10

US man 'kept wife in chains for 10 years' - Ninemsn :: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id%3D8497820

Claw Comes Out at J.P. Morgan :: The bank, under CEO James Dimon, is expected to reclaim millions in stock from the "London whale" and other officials responsible for billions in trading losses.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303292204577519273423202112.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Libor Hearings to Ratchet Up Pressure :: A series of U.K. parliamentary hearings next week are expected to shed further light on the rate-fixing scandal and ratchet up pressure on U.K authorities and banking executives embroiled in the affair.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520361029916848.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Romney Says He Knew He'd Be Booed at NAACP :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�992391107d50354ddea030943a07f8

Extra British troops pulled in to guard Olympics - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10819047

She Sees Clutter, He Sees Treasures :: One partner sees junk, the other sees treasures; arguments about the pile of newspapers may really be about who is in charge.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304022004577516780215315146.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cyrus' new tattoo quotes Roosevelt - New York Daily News :: http://india.nydailynews.com/business/0f226c363a08aca99b4fed36101c8b79/cyrus-new-tattoo-quotes-roosevelt

Scandal Shakes Trading Firm :: Peregrine Financial Group filed for bankruptcy as regulators scrambled to track down about $215 million of customer money allegedly missing from the firm.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304022004577518680956762826.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

W.Va. Man Accused of Torturing Wife :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i>279fb4ece7aa10f66e5e6e4f5a22e1

Capital: The U.S. Housing Bust Is Over :: The U.S. has moved beyond attention-grabbing predictions from "experts" that housing is bottoming, writes David Wessel. The market has turned—at last.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577520414196790098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: What Did Obama Know? :: History and speculation about Supreme Court leaks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518992733255510.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Essay: The Higgs Boson, a Blip That Speaks of Our Place in the Universe :: The discovery of what appears to be the Higgs boson capped one of the most remarkable intellectual adventures in human history.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/10/science/in-higgs-discovery-a-celebration-of-our-human-capacity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Coalition solidarity tested by Lords - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/7107252a-cb52-11e1-b896-00144feabdc0.html

DealBook: Libor Rate-Rigging Scandal Sets Off Legal Fights for Restitution :: Baltimore has been leading a legal battle against the global banks that determine the London interbank offered rate, or Libor, which serves as a benchmark for global borrowing and is at the center of a scandal.
http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/07/10/libor-rate-rigging-scandal-sets-off-legal-fights-for-restitution/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Spain Piles On Austerity Measures :: Spain's prime minister announced new austerity measures worth $80 billion in an effort to meet new deficit targets agreed with euro-zone partners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520213420179248.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

'Working From Home' Without Slacking Off :: Working from home used to be a welcome break from the office—and a way to sneak in some household chores. Now, bosses have ways to ensure employees aren't slacking off on company time.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303684004577508953483021234.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Monti's Blunt Words Mark Shift for Italy :: Italy is waging multiple wars at home and abroad, Prime Minister Mario Monti said, marking a new phase as Italian politicians gird for spring elections.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577520754091690004.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Airbus Tries New Way to Build Planes :: Airbus and Boeing are rethinking how they build jetliners. What's emerging is a middle path between outsourcing and the highly centralized production systems that preceded it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303879604577407861198472788.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sitting for Hours a Day Cuts Life Span :: Sitting down for more than three hours a day can shave a person's life expectancy by two years, even if he or she is physically active and refrains from dangerous habits like smoking.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577516853567934264.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Train Derails, 100 Homes Evacuated :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�0a06b4f5073c0f6203bcecb698a1e0

Why EU Leaders' Efforts Fail to Convince Investors :: Once again, a summit of European leaders raised hopes that the euro zone's debt and banking crisis could be about to turn the corner. And once again, those hopes were soon dashed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519012017215628.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Londoners Fear Transport Mess :: Critics fear the city can't handle the expected visitor onslaught for the Olympics this month despite its efforts to prepare.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303292204577518641932150340.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Spain to Cede Bank Control :: Spain will be forced to give up most of the control over its banks—and will be required to impose losses on local investors—in return for a bailout of as much as $123 billion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519091638685290.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Amazon Testing a Smartphone :: Amazon.com is working with component suppliers in Asia to test a smartphone, suggesting the company may be broadening its mobile-device offerings beyond the Kindle tablet.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519800332392724.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Sleeping Anytime, Anywhere :: A man fell asleep in the middle of a bull-running festival in Spain. See how people take naps in all sorts of places around the world.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577519603678610594.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Toughest iPad Challenger :: Google's Nexus 7 tablet is a serious alternative to Apple's iPad and Amazon's Android-based Kindle Fire.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518871956122982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Courter: Teaching 'Taco Bell's Canon' :: Today's students don't read. As a result, they have sometimes hilarious notions of how the written language represents what they hear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577496863632059058.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tattoo Checks Trip Up Visas :: Concern about foreign gangs entering the U.S. has prompted Washington to delay or deny green cards, or legal permanent residency, to some applicants with tattoos, immigration attorneys say.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933404577505192265987100.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Man Admits to Plot to Bomb Pentagon :: A Massachusetts man plans to plead guilty to federal terrorism charges in a plot to bomb the Pentagon with a remote-controlled model airplane.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518962467487918.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Entitlement State---and Zombies :: How to become a country, or a continent, of democratic serfs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577516602768980574.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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11-Jul-2012 21:48

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

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

Captain must stay in town :: Italian judges released the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from house arrest Thursday, but ordered him not to leave his home town while the case against him continues, his lawyer said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/italy-cruise-ship-captain/index.html?eref�ition

Eurozone leaders reach bailout deal :: Eurozone leaders reach a deal to use the region's bailout fund to support troubled banks, in an effort to stop them dragging down otherwise healthy governments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/29/business/eu-summit-deal/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Heavy rain brings floods :: Scores of flood warnings and alerts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18753537#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11-Jul-2012 21:48 10

Vast wealth didn't shelter Rausings from drugs - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10819038

Capital: The U.S. Housing Bust Is Over :: The U.S. has moved beyond attention-grabbing predictions from "experts" that housing is bottoming, writes David Wessel. The market has turned—at last.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577520414196790098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: What Did Obama Know? :: History and speculation about Supreme Court leaks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518992733255510.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Essay: The Higgs Boson, a Blip That Speaks of Our Place in the Universe :: The discovery of what appears to be the Higgs boson capped one of the most remarkable intellectual adventures in human history.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/10/science/in-higgs-discovery-a-celebration-of-our-human-capacity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Coalition solidarity tested by Lords - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/7107252a-cb52-11e1-b896-00144feabdc0.html

DealBook: Libor Rate-Rigging Scandal Sets Off Legal Fights for Restitution :: Baltimore has been leading a legal battle against the global banks that determine the London interbank offered rate, or Libor, which serves as a benchmark for global borrowing and is at the center of a scandal.
http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/07/10/libor-rate-rigging-scandal-sets-off-legal-fights-for-restitution/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Spain Piles On Austerity Measures :: Spain's prime minister announced new austerity measures worth $80 billion in an effort to meet new deficit targets agreed with euro-zone partners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520213420179248.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Libor Hearings to Ratchet Up Pressure :: A series of U.K. parliamentary hearings next week are expected to shed further light on the rate-fixing scandal and ratchet up pressure on U.K authorities and banking executives embroiled in the affair.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520361029916848.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

'Working From Home' Without Slacking Off :: Working from home used to be a welcome break from the office—and a way to sneak in some household chores. Now, bosses have ways to ensure employees aren't slacking off on company time.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303684004577508953483021234.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Monti's Blunt Words Mark Shift for Italy :: Italy is waging multiple wars at home and abroad, Prime Minister Mario Monti said, marking a new phase as Italian politicians gird for spring elections.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577520754091690004.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Wis. Dad Jailed After 3 Girls Found Dead :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i)1285bec936c6514728f6107cd1806a

Airbus Tries New Way to Build Planes :: Airbus and Boeing are rethinking how they build jetliners. What's emerging is a middle path between outsourcing and the highly centralized production systems that preceded it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303879604577407861198472788.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sitting for Hours a Day Cuts Life Span :: Sitting down for more than three hours a day can shave a person's life expectancy by two years, even if he or she is physically active and refrains from dangerous habits like smoking.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577516853567934264.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Train Derails, 100 Homes Evacuated :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�0a06b4f5073c0f6203bcecb698a1e0

W.Va. Man Accused of Enslaving, Torturing Wife :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i>279fb4ece7aa10f66e5e6e4f5a22e1

Claw Comes Out at J.P. Morgan :: The bank, under CEO James Dimon, is expected to reclaim millions in stock from the "London whale" and other officials responsible for billions in trading losses.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303292204577519273423202112.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Why EU Leaders' Efforts Fail to Convince Investors :: Once again, a summit of European leaders raised hopes that the euro zone's debt and banking crisis could be about to turn the corner. And once again, those hopes were soon dashed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519012017215628.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Londoners Fear Transport Mess :: Critics fear the city can't handle the expected visitor onslaught for the Olympics this month despite its efforts to prepare.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303292204577518641932150340.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Spain to Cede Bank Control :: Spain will be forced to give up most of the control over its banks—and will be required to impose losses on local investors—in return for a bailout of as much as $123 billion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519091638685290.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Amazon Testing a Smartphone :: Amazon.com is working with component suppliers in Asia to test a smartphone, suggesting the company may be broadening its mobile-device offerings beyond the Kindle tablet.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519800332392724.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Sleeping Anytime, Anywhere :: A man fell asleep in the middle of a bull-running festival in Spain. See how people take naps in all sorts of places around the world.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577519603678610594.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Toughest iPad Challenger :: Google's Nexus 7 tablet is a serious alternative to Apple's iPad and Amazon's Android-based Kindle Fire.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518871956122982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Courter: Teaching 'Taco Bell's Canon' :: Today's students don't read. As a result, they have sometimes hilarious notions of how the written language represents what they hear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303561504577496863632059058.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tattoo Checks Trip Up Visas :: Concern about foreign gangs entering the U.S. has prompted Washington to delay or deny green cards, or legal permanent residency, to some applicants with tattoos, immigration attorneys say.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933404577505192265987100.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Singapore Restricts Foreigners :: Facing citizen discontent over the growing number of non-Singaporean residents, Singapore's government is raising the barriers that control the inflow of foreigners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577518591429808110.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Man Admits to Plot to Bomb Pentagon :: A Massachusetts man plans to plead guilty to federal terrorism charges in a plot to bomb the Pentagon with a remote-controlled model airplane.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577518962467487918.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Entitlement State---and Zombies :: How to become a country, or a continent, of democratic serfs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577516602768980574.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Matthew Schoenfeld: Air Jordan and the 1% :: There was a lot more income inequality on the Chicago Bulls roster after Michael Jordan's years with the team, but everyone was better off.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303649504577492300632472284.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

John Steele Gordon: Air Conditioning, Blessed Invention :: Willis Carrier changed the world for the better—though making Washington, D.C. livable in summer doesn't help the cause of limited government.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577516781107829966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Q. and A. - Are High-Protein, Low-Carb Diets Effective? :: A much-publicized study suggesting that a high-protein diet is better for weight loss is just an illusion, as are other diets, one expert says.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/10/health/nutrition/q-and-a-are-high-protein-low-carb-diets-effective.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


10

11-Jul-2012 20:45

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

'History' being made in Libya :: Libyan medical student and blogger Ruwida Ashour describes how her generation's hopes have been lifted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/07/wr-libyan-blogger-living-through-history.cnn?eref�ition

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

Captain must stay in town :: Italian judges released the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from house arrest Thursday, but ordered him not to leave his home town while the case against him continues, his lawyer said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/italy-cruise-ship-captain/index.html?eref�ition

Eurozone leaders reach bailout deal :: Eurozone leaders reach a deal to use the region's bailout fund to support troubled banks, in an effort to stop them dragging down otherwise healthy governments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/29/business/eu-summit-deal/index.html?eref�ition

11-Jul-2012 20:45 Spain

Spain Piles On Austerity Measures :: Spain's prime minister announced new austerity measures worth $80 billion in an effort to meet new deficit targets agreed with euro-zone partners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520213420179248.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Spain unveils new austerity under European pressure :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v931bQeYCP4/us-spain-economy-cuts-idUSBRE86A0CP20120711

Spain to Cede Bank Control :: Spain will be forced to give up most of the control over its banks—and will be required to impose losses on local investors—in return for a bailout of as much as $123 billion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519091638685290.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Sleeping Anytime, Anywhere :: A man fell asleep in the middle of a bull-running festival in Spain. See how people take naps in all sorts of places around the world.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577519603678610594.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Spain

11-Jul-2012 19:43

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

'History' being made in Libya :: Libyan medical student and blogger Ruwida Ashour describes how her generation's hopes have been lifted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/07/wr-libyan-blogger-living-through-history.cnn?eref�ition

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition

Captain must stay in town :: Italian judges released the captain of the wrecked Costa Concordia cruise liner from house arrest Thursday, but ordered him not to leave his home town while the case against him continues, his lawyer said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/italy-cruise-ship-captain/index.html?eref�ition

Eurozone leaders reach bailout deal :: Eurozone leaders reach a deal to use the region's bailout fund to support troubled banks, in an effort to stop them dragging down otherwise healthy governments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/29/business/eu-summit-deal/index.html?eref�ition

11-Jul-2012 19:43 Spain

Spain Piles On Austerity Measures :: Spain's prime minister announced new austerity measures worth $80 billion in an effort to meet new deficit targets agreed with euro-zone partners.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577520213420179248.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Spain imposes more austerity amid protests - Houston Chronicle :: http://www.chron.com/news/article/Spain-imposes-more-austerity-amid-protests-3697974.php

Spain to Cede Bank Control :: Spain will be forced to give up most of the control over its banks—and will be required to impose losses on local investors—in return for a bailout of as much as $123 billion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303567704577519091638685290.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


Spain

11-Jul-2012 18:43

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

Solar power village built in Pakistan :: CNN's Reza Sayah reports on a solar power project in Pakistan that has changed lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/08/sayah-eco-pakistan-solar.cnn?eref�ition

'History' being made in Libya :: Libyan medical student and blogger Ruwida Ashour describes how her generation's hopes have been lifted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/07/wr-libyan-blogger-living-through-history.cnn?eref�ition

Catholic blogs slam Melinda Gates :: Responding to simmering controversy among Catholic bloggers about her new birth control program, Melinda Gates -- a practicing Catholic -- said she will not shrink from her role as an advocate for poor women.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/health/melinda-gates-contraception/index.html?eref�ition

Have you got the career X-Factor? :: Today's empoyers are looking for workers who have the X-Factor -- unique skills or qualities that make them special.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/career-x-factor/index.html?eref�ition

'Himalayan Viagra' taking its toll :: Ram Bahadur Jafra and his brothers crouch on a field, picking through blades of grass. They have traveled five days by foot to a meadow deep inside Nepal's Dolpa district. They came, as tens of thousands do each year, to harvest a highly valuable commodity: the Himalayan caterpillar fungus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/02/world/asia/himalaya-viagra-caterpillar-fungus/index.html?eref�ition

Is optimism really good for you? :: Frida Ghitis says the newest science says it's good to assume it'll all work out. But optimism without realism, drive and follow through can lead to real-world disaster, like economic collapse
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/opinion/ghitis-optimism/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18767703#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human to Hero: Adrien Niyonshuti :: Team Rwanda cyclist, Adrien Niyonshuti talks to CNN about the inspirational figures that helped him achieve his dream
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/06/human-hero-adrien-niyonshuti-rwanda.cnn?eref�ition

The 'rollercoaster' in the Olympic Park :: London has unveiled The Orbit, the sculpture at the heart of the Olympic Park, with the city's mayor claiming the bright red swirling structure -- likened by many to a rollercoaster -- is better than the Eiffel Tower.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/11/world/europe/orbit-tower-unveiled-at-olympic-park/index.html?eref�ition

Training amid the Arab Spring :: CNN looks at the complexities of training for the London Olympics during a revolution for Egypt's athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-training-arab-spring.cnn?eref�ition

Why are top sprinters from Jamaica? :: When the fastest men on the planet contest the Olympic 100 meters final in London on August 5, it will be a major upset if the winner does not come from the small Caribbean island of Jamaica.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/21/sport/olympics-jamaica-sprinting-heroes-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

Olajuwon: Olympic silver for losers :: For the elite basketball stars of the NBA and WNBA, winning Olympic gold is a given. Silver is for the losers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/05/sport/olympics-gold-olajuwon-scola-leslie/index.html?eref�ition

Rogge backs Beckham omission :: IOC president Jacques Rogge has backed the decision by Great Britain coach Stuart Pearce to omit David Beckham from his Olympic football squad, saying there is no room for sentiment in top level sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/sport/olympics-rogge-beckham/index.html?eref�ition

How can I get to the Olympics? :: CNN's Ben Wyatt gives an insider's guide to getting around London for the 2012 Olympic Games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/06/21/aiming-for-gold-travel-games.cnn?eref�ition

Mass following for 'God particle' jokes :: Since the announcement that the "God particle" has been found, there has been a wave of Higgs Boson humor on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/tech/higgs-boson-humor/index.html?eref�ition

The struggle of Afghan women :: When 18-year-old Mumtaz walks into a room, the first thing you notice about her is the patchwork of painful puffy red scars that stretch across her face.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/05/18/world/asia/afghanistan-domestic-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Spain may get extra year to cut deficit :: Eurozone finance ministers meeting in Brussels, Belgium, on Monday will discuss giving Spain an extra year to meet its deficit targets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/business/spain-brussels-meeting/index.html?eref�ition

Who are aviation's high flyers? :: As Farnborough Airshow 2012 kicks off, aerospace expert Tim Robinson breaks down the power players.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/europe/aviation-power-players/index.html?eref�ition

Federer: I felt bad beating Murray :: Roger Federer says that he felt bad for dashing the hopes of English tennis fans by beating Andy Murray at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/07/09/ctw-federer-wimbledon-andy-murray.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: 48 years of Farnborough :: The Farnborough airshow attracts exhibitors and visitors from all around the world and is at the heart of developments in the aviation industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/05/world/europe/farnborough-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Woman's execution sparks outrage :: The horrific shooting of a woman by the Taliban is the latest example of brutal violence against Afghan women, but it's far from an isolated case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/08/world/asia/afghanistan-public-execution/index.html?eref�ition

Dune mining whips up sandstorm :: For centuries, the massive sand dunes overlooking the warm waters off the South African east coast have created a majestic scenery, acting as a natural wall between the sea and the land environment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/09/world/africa/sand-dunes-mining-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Quest: Europe is spinning plates :: I have often thought of European officials as the proverbial "plate spinners" from the circus. Those talented artists who balance spinning plates on sticks, ever increasing the number of sticks, rushing from one to the other, giving them a tug and pull to keep them moving, always aware that if they are too slow or too fast, one of the plates will crash to the ground.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/22/business/quest-europe-spinning-plates/index.html?eref�ition

Germany can't save Europe on its own :: Once again, a swelling chorus is calling on Germany to finally take action. "Start the engines, Angela," reads the colorful headline of a piece whose authors seem to assume that Chancellor Merkel commands the horsepower to save the euro, save the British and American recoveries, and -- as a throw-in -- save the Obama presidency.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/20/opinion/brockhoff-germany-euro/index.html?eref�ition

China's people power :: Beijing backs down on plans for a copper plant after fierce protests. Does this mean people power is working?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/world/asia/china-shifang-protest-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Crackdown on social media :: The Chinese government is trying to curb the power of social media throughout the country. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/06/wr-grant-china-social-media.cnn?eref�ition

Watch violent copper protest :: A protest over a chemical plant turns violent, leading to the cancellation of the project. CNN's Eunice Yoon reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/yoon-china-pollution-protest.cnn?eref�ition

Passenger: Drill ignored :: A passenger in the Costa Concordia cruise disaster says a crew member told him to ignore emergency instructions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/05/tsr-rivers-costa-concordia-details.cnn?eref�ition