Tuesday, July 17, 2012

17-Jul-2012 23:09

Day in pictures 13 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825590#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping slum kids change their future :: Brian Munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/12/world/africa/cnnheroes-madondo-kliptown/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures 7-13 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825591#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Maine's biggest lobster returned to Atlantic Ocean :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/tjwLmr4_D-Q/uk-usa-lobster-idUSLNE81N01H20120224

'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

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

Your pictures: Boundaries :: Readers' pictures on the theme boundaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18795071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Dancers herald Games :: Daredevil acts at London landmarks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18847759#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock 'n' roll history ruined by curfew :: Bruce Springsteen had been waiting for this moment for a long time. "I gotta tell you," he said to the 65,000-strong crowd, "I've been trying to do this for 50 years." For the finale of his headline slot in London's Hyde Park on Saturday, he'd arranged a very special treat: An onstage collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/14/showbiz/music/springsteen-mccartney-power-cut/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 16 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18853848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Is Astana the world's weirdest capital? :: There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital Astana.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-astana/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Eight radical solutions to the childcare issue :: As the school holidays approach and with the childcare issue yet to be cracked, what are the most radical solutions?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826587#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger in India after floods leave 109 dead, 400,000 homeless :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mLT7E6EDeEs/india-floods-monsson-assam-idINDEE86F0A120120716

Kazakhstan quiz: Test yourself ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Watch balloon chair lift off :: Weather forced an early landing for a lawn chair flight from Oregon to Montanna.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/15/nr-balloon-flight-cut-short-oregon-montanna.cnn?eref�ition

Sightseeing when you can't see :: German performance artist Christian Jankowski went sightseeing in Dubai while blindfolded. But what is it like for blind people travelling abroad, asks Emma Tracey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a name change help a website? :: Conventional webmaster wisdom holds that changing the name of a website leads to a drop in its popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/16/tech/web/msnbc-url-change/index.html?eref�ition

US approves HIV-prevention drug :: US health regulators for the first time approve a drug to prevent HIV infection, despite warnings it could engender a false sense of security.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18863341#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Defector: Only force will free Syria :: The most senior Syrian official to defect, tells CNN foreign military intervention is needed to topple the al-Assad regime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/15/world/meast/syria-defector-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Nasa may not hear rover's landing :: The US space agency may not have its prime communications satellite in the right place to receive instant confirmation that its Curiosity rover has landed on Mars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18861463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Asia policymakers have means to stimulate, weak exports give motive :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NtnGyO_5zqo/asia-economy-idINDEE86F0HQ20120716

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

17-Jul-2012 23:09 10

Best of the Web Today: Political Correctness and Racial Tension :: Less of the former might help relieve the latter.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529680052846846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Next iPhone Is Slimming Down :: The screen on Apple's next iPhone model integrates touch sensors into the LCD, making the whole screen thinner and improving the display quality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577532121136436182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Pentagon Bulks Up Defenses in the Gulf :: The Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at a secret site in Qatar and organizing its biggest-ever minesweeping exercises in the Persian Gulf, as preparations accelerate for a possible flare-up with Iran.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531331722511516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Science Behind U.S.'s Deadliest Diseases :: Scientists have linked heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other diseases to chronic inflammation. Now they want to know what increases the risk for fatal disorders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531092453590070.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Corruption, power plays keep Romania under scrutiny - Deutsche Welle :: http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,16103561,00.html

Goldman Builds Private Bank :: Goldman Sachs is building an in-house bank to lend money to wealthy people and companies, in a shift that underlines the harsh business climate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577525241303278300.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight': A Spectacularly Black Beauty :: Bale suffers intensely, Hathaway gets her claws into Catwoman and director Nolan bats the trilogy's ending out of the cave.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577530792153262270.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

North Korea Military May Get New Role :: North Korea elevated a little-known general to the rank of vice marshal—the top title of the senior military official ousted Monday—as diplomats and analysts puzzled over the biggest shake-up in the regime since Kim Jong Eun took power after the death of his father, Kim Jong Il, in December.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577532403475602384.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

In London, Queen Gets New Neighbors :: London's most unusual construction project ahead of the Olympic Games may be the transformation of Elizabeth II's neighborhood into a 15,000-seat beach volleyball arena.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577521043648928680.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

North Korean Shift Is Called Power Play :: Outside analysts called Monday's removal of the North Korean general closest to Kim Jong Eun the first major power play of the dictator's young regime, countering earlier media reports from Pyongyang that the official's ill health had sparked the move.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531341931465000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: Obama's IRS Snoops Abroad :: Who wants American partners when that means opening up the books to U.S. bureaucrats?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531280097324446.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Delta Flight Needle Victim on HIV Meds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i.fed278632c1064ea31113c006cd650

Google's Mayer Named Yahoo Chief Executive :: Yahoo named Google executive Marissa Mayer to be its next chief executive, in the company's latest changing of the guard.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577531230541447956.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Andy Kessler: The Incredible Bain Jobs Machine :: In a competitive economy, $5,000 computers become $500 tablets. Consumers get to spend the difference elsewhere in the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577527200796292034.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Flavor in Curry an Option for Joint Pain :: Turmeric, a bright-yellow spice best known as an ingredient in curry, is gaining scientific interest as a natural alternative to arthritis medications.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577525452735034334.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight Rises' Delivers Epic Finale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i50602d4ef4cda77f8f3210cde0746e2

Diamond's Testimony Is Disputed :: A former Barclays executive said he was following orders from his boss and regulators when he told deputies to understate the bank's borrowing costs in 2008.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577530863392678868.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

'Dawson's Creek': Then and Now :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�1156ca13251ea2010aa083c1af5987

Livestrong Lobbyist's Agenda Is Questioned :: The Lance Armstrong Foundation sent a lobbyist to Capitol Hill last week to discuss the funding for the agency that has accused the retired cycling champion of cheating to win the Tour de France.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531353567249064.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Lobster Glut Slams Prices :: Lobster prices in Maine have hit a 30-year low for this time of year, prompting some lobstermen to tie up their boats at port. The reason: The warm winter has led to an oversupply of the crustaceans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529080951019546.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Toying With Recession :: Patty Murray explains why Democrats want to jump off the tax cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531081282967456.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Hillary Myth :: Can anyone name an achievement to justify the adulation of our secretary of state?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577530831334228966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

REPORT: FRANCE: Chickens on the balcony, tomatoes on the roof - France discovers urban agriculture :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20120710-chicken-balcony-tomatoes-roof-france-discovers-urban-agriculture

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - UNITED KINGDOM: Forget the red carpet - can Cameron and Hollande be friends? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20120710-forget-red-carpet-can-cameron-and-hollande-be-friends

Housing Passes a Milestone :: 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_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Elizabeth Smart, 10 Years On: Teaching Kids to Fight Back :: In hindsight, the victim of an infamous kidnapping believes that being taught to resist and fight her abductor might have made an important difference
http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2116480,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Octomom Makes Stripping Debut :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?if4ed0975b2166f95c8c876a8ba5682

Jack and Suzy Welch: It's True: Corporations Are People :: What else could they be? Buildings don't hire people. Buildings don't design cars that run on electricity or discover drug therapies to defeat cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577524823306803692.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Laffer and Scudder: The Tax Cliff Is a Growth Killer :: No matter what happens from now on, 2013 will be a very tough year.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303962304577510691430926320.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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17-Jul-2012 22:10

Day in pictures 13 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825590#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping slum kids change their future :: Brian Munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/12/world/africa/cnnheroes-madondo-kliptown/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures 7-13 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825591#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Maine's biggest lobster returned to Atlantic Ocean :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/tjwLmr4_D-Q/uk-usa-lobster-idUSLNE81N01H20120224

'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

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

Your pictures: Boundaries :: Readers' pictures on the theme boundaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18795071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Dancers herald Games :: Daredevil acts at London landmarks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18847759#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock 'n' roll history ruined by curfew :: Bruce Springsteen had been waiting for this moment for a long time. "I gotta tell you," he said to the 65,000-strong crowd, "I've been trying to do this for 50 years." For the finale of his headline slot in London's Hyde Park on Saturday, he'd arranged a very special treat: An onstage collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/14/showbiz/music/springsteen-mccartney-power-cut/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 16 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18853848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Is Astana the world's weirdest capital? :: There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital Astana.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-astana/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Eight radical solutions to the childcare issue :: As the school holidays approach and with the childcare issue yet to be cracked, what are the most radical solutions?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826587#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger in India after floods leave 109 dead, 400,000 homeless :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mLT7E6EDeEs/india-floods-monsson-assam-idINDEE86F0A120120716

Kazakhstan quiz: Test yourself ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Watch balloon chair lift off :: Weather forced an early landing for a lawn chair flight from Oregon to Montanna.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/15/nr-balloon-flight-cut-short-oregon-montanna.cnn?eref�ition

Sightseeing when you can't see :: German performance artist Christian Jankowski went sightseeing in Dubai while blindfolded. But what is it like for blind people travelling abroad, asks Emma Tracey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a name change help a website? :: Conventional webmaster wisdom holds that changing the name of a website leads to a drop in its popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/16/tech/web/msnbc-url-change/index.html?eref�ition

US approves HIV-prevention drug :: US health regulators for the first time approve a drug to prevent HIV infection, despite warnings it could engender a false sense of security.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18863341#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Defector: Only force will free Syria :: The most senior Syrian official to defect, tells CNN foreign military intervention is needed to topple the al-Assad regime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/15/world/meast/syria-defector-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Nasa may not hear rover's landing :: The US space agency may not have its prime communications satellite in the right place to receive instant confirmation that its Curiosity rover has landed on Mars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18861463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Asia policymakers have means to stimulate, weak exports give motive :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NtnGyO_5zqo/asia-economy-idINDEE86F0HQ20120716

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

17-Jul-2012 22:10 10

Best of the Web Today: Political Correctness and Racial Tension :: Less of the former might help relieve the latter.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529680052846846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Next iPhone Is Slimming Down :: The screen on Apple's next iPhone model integrates touch sensors into the LCD, making the whole screen thinner and improving the display quality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577532121136436182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Wilner: Cheering, and aching for, new Yahoo CEO and mom-to-be Marissa Mayer - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/top-stories/ci_21094514/cheering-and-aching-new-yahoo-ceo-and-mom

Pentagon Bulks Up Defenses in the Gulf :: The Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at a secret site in Qatar and organizing its biggest-ever minesweeping exercises in the Persian Gulf, as preparations accelerate for a possible flare-up with Iran.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531331722511516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syrian battles rage in capital, Russia pressed :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/7BgSF2Gvgzg/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120717

Stocks bounce back, Dow up almost 100 points :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/HSkAzSTOlUA/index.htm

Science Behind U.S.'s Deadliest Diseases :: Scientists have linked heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other diseases to chronic inflammation. Now they want to know what increases the risk for fatal disorders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531092453590070.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Lord, please let me catch her' - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10820368

Corruption, power plays keep Romania under scrutiny - Deutsche Welle :: http://www.dw.de/dw/article/0,,16103561,00.html

Goldman Builds Private Bank :: Goldman Sachs is building an in-house bank to lend money to wealthy people and companies, in a shift that underlines the harsh business climate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577525241303278300.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight': A Spectacularly Black Beauty :: Bale suffers intensely, Hathaway gets her claws into Catwoman and director Nolan bats the trilogy's ending out of the cave.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577530792153262270.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In London, Queen Gets New Neighbors :: London's most unusual construction project ahead of the Olympic Games may be the transformation of Elizabeth II's neighborhood into a 15,000-seat beach volleyball arena.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577521043648928680.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

North Korean Shift Is Called Power Play :: Outside analysts called Monday's removal of the North Korean general closest to Kim Jong Eun the first major power play of the dictator's young regime, countering earlier media reports from Pyongyang that the official's ill health had sparked the move.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531341931465000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: Obama's IRS Snoops Abroad :: Who wants American partners when that means opening up the books to U.S. bureaucrats?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531280097324446.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Delta Flight Needle Victim on HIV Meds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i.fed278632c1064ea31113c006cd650

Google's Mayer Named Yahoo Chief Executive :: Yahoo named Google executive Marissa Mayer to be its next chief executive, in the company's latest changing of the guard.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577531230541447956.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Andy Kessler: The Incredible Bain Jobs Machine :: In a competitive economy, $5,000 computers become $500 tablets. Consumers get to spend the difference elsewhere in the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577527200796292034.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Flavor in Curry an Option for Joint Pain :: Turmeric, a bright-yellow spice best known as an ingredient in curry, is gaining scientific interest as a natural alternative to arthritis medications.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577525452735034334.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight Rises' Delivers Epic Finale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i50602d4ef4cda77f8f3210cde0746e2

Diamond's Testimony Is Disputed :: A former Barclays executive said he was following orders from his boss and regulators when he told deputies to understate the bank's borrowing costs in 2008.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577530863392678868.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

'Dawson's Creek': Then and Now :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�1156ca13251ea2010aa083c1af5987

Livestrong Lobbyist's Agenda Is Questioned :: The Lance Armstrong Foundation sent a lobbyist to Capitol Hill last week to discuss the funding for the agency that has accused the retired cycling champion of cheating to win the Tour de France.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531353567249064.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Lobster Glut Slams Prices :: Lobster prices in Maine have hit a 30-year low for this time of year, prompting some lobstermen to tie up their boats at port. The reason: The warm winter has led to an oversupply of the crustaceans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529080951019546.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Toying With Recession :: Patty Murray explains why Democrats want to jump off the tax cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531081282967456.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Hillary Myth :: Can anyone name an achievement to justify the adulation of our secretary of state?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577530831334228966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

REPORT: FRANCE: Chickens on the balcony, tomatoes on the roof - France discovers urban agriculture :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20120710-chicken-balcony-tomatoes-roof-france-discovers-urban-agriculture

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - UNITED KINGDOM: Forget the red carpet - can Cameron and Hollande be friends? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20120710-forget-red-carpet-can-cameron-and-hollande-be-friends

Housing Passes a Milestone :: 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_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Elizabeth Smart, 10 Years On: Teaching Kids to Fight Back :: In hindsight, the victim of an infamous kidnapping believes that being taught to resist and fight her abductor might have made an important difference
http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2116480,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

17-Jul-2012 21:08

Day in pictures 13 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825590#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping slum kids change their future :: Brian Munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/12/world/africa/cnnheroes-madondo-kliptown/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures 7-13 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825591#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Maine's biggest lobster returned to Atlantic Ocean :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/tjwLmr4_D-Q/uk-usa-lobster-idUSLNE81N01H20120224

'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

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

Your pictures: Boundaries :: Readers' pictures on the theme boundaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18795071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Dancers herald Games :: Daredevil acts at London landmarks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18847759#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock 'n' roll history ruined by curfew :: Bruce Springsteen had been waiting for this moment for a long time. "I gotta tell you," he said to the 65,000-strong crowd, "I've been trying to do this for 50 years." For the finale of his headline slot in London's Hyde Park on Saturday, he'd arranged a very special treat: An onstage collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/14/showbiz/music/springsteen-mccartney-power-cut/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 16 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18853848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Is Astana the world's weirdest capital? :: There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital Astana.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-astana/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Eight radical solutions to the childcare issue :: As the school holidays approach and with the childcare issue yet to be cracked, what are the most radical solutions?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826587#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger in India after floods leave 109 dead, 400,000 homeless :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mLT7E6EDeEs/india-floods-monsson-assam-idINDEE86F0A120120716

Kazakhstan quiz: Test yourself ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Watch balloon chair lift off :: Weather forced an early landing for a lawn chair flight from Oregon to Montanna.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/15/nr-balloon-flight-cut-short-oregon-montanna.cnn?eref�ition

Sightseeing when you can't see :: German performance artist Christian Jankowski went sightseeing in Dubai while blindfolded. But what is it like for blind people travelling abroad, asks Emma Tracey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a name change help a website? :: Conventional webmaster wisdom holds that changing the name of a website leads to a drop in its popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/16/tech/web/msnbc-url-change/index.html?eref�ition

US approves HIV-prevention drug :: US health regulators for the first time approve a drug to prevent HIV infection, despite warnings it could engender a false sense of security.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18863341#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Defector: Only force will free Syria :: The most senior Syrian official to defect, tells CNN foreign military intervention is needed to topple the al-Assad regime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/15/world/meast/syria-defector-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Nasa may not hear rover's landing :: The US space agency may not have its prime communications satellite in the right place to receive instant confirmation that its Curiosity rover has landed on Mars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18861463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Asia policymakers have means to stimulate, weak exports give motive :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NtnGyO_5zqo/asia-economy-idINDEE86F0HQ20120716

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

17-Jul-2012 21:08 10

Christian Bale does goes boldly into The Dark Knight - Canada.com :: http://www.canada.com/sports/2010wintergames/Christian%2BBale%2Bdoes%2Bgoes%2Bboldly%2Binto%2BDark%2BKnight/6946779/story.html

Couple lay buried in their car for more than a WEEK after being caught in a ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2174818/Rosemary-Snell-Couple-lay-buried-car-10-days-caught-landslide-Dorset.html

Goldman Builds Private Bank :: Goldman Sachs is building an in-house bank to lend money to wealthy people and companies, in a shift that underlines the harsh business climate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577525241303278300.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

No warning before shooting: Indian boat survivors - IBNLive.com :: http://ibnlive.in.com/generalnewsfeed/news/no-warning-before-shooting-indian-boat-survivors/1024250.html

The Science Behind U.S.'s Deadliest Diseases :: Scientists have linked heart disease, diabetes, cancer and other diseases to chronic inflammation. Now they want to know what increases the risk for fatal disorders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531092453590070.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight': A Spectacularly Black Beauty :: Bale suffers intensely, Hathaway gets her claws into Catwoman and director Nolan bats the trilogy's ending out of the cave.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577530792153262270.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In London, Queen Gets New Neighbors :: London's most unusual construction project ahead of the Olympic Games may be the transformation of Elizabeth II's neighborhood into a 15,000-seat beach volleyball arena.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577521043648928680.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Next iPhone Is Slimming Down :: The screen on Apple's next iPhone model integrates touch sensors into the LCD, making the whole screen thinner and improving the display quality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577532121136436182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

North Korean Shift Is Called Power Play :: Outside analysts called Monday's removal of the North Korean general closest to Kim Jong Eun the first major power play of the dictator's young regime, countering earlier media reports from Pyongyang that the official's ill health had sparked the move.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531341931465000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: Obama's IRS Snoops Abroad :: Who wants American partners when that means opening up the books to U.S. bureaucrats?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531280097324446.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Delta Flight Needle Victim on HIV Meds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i.fed278632c1064ea31113c006cd650

Google's Mayer Named Yahoo Chief Executive :: Yahoo named Google executive Marissa Mayer to be its next chief executive, in the company's latest changing of the guard.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577531230541447956.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Andy Kessler: The Incredible Bain Jobs Machine :: In a competitive economy, $5,000 computers become $500 tablets. Consumers get to spend the difference elsewhere in the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577527200796292034.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kerry Kennedy to Plead Not Guilty :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i730c377109698a31678dee643c39c4

Pentagon Bulks Up Defenses in the Gulf :: The Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at a secret site in Qatar and organizing its biggest-ever minesweeping exercises in the Persian Gulf, as preparations accelerate for a possible flare-up with Iran.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531331722511516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Flavor in Curry an Option for Joint Pain :: Turmeric, a bright-yellow spice best known as an ingredient in curry, is gaining scientific interest as a natural alternative to arthritis medications.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577525452735034334.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight Rises' Delivers Epic Finale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i50602d4ef4cda77f8f3210cde0746e2

Diamond's Testimony Is Disputed :: A former Barclays executive said he was following orders from his boss and regulators when he told deputies to understate the bank's borrowing costs in 2008.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577530863392678868.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

'Dawson's Creek': Then and Now :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�1156ca13251ea2010aa083c1af5987

Livestrong Lobbyist's Agenda Is Questioned :: The Lance Armstrong Foundation sent a lobbyist to Capitol Hill last week to discuss the funding for the agency that has accused the retired cycling champion of cheating to win the Tour de France.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531353567249064.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Political Correctness and Racial Tension :: Less of the former might help relieve the latter.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529680052846846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Lobster Glut Slams Prices :: Lobster prices in Maine have hit a 30-year low for this time of year, prompting some lobstermen to tie up their boats at port. The reason: The warm winter has led to an oversupply of the crustaceans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529080951019546.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Toying With Recession :: Patty Murray explains why Democrats want to jump off the tax cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577531081282967456.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Hillary Myth :: Can anyone name an achievement to justify the adulation of our secretary of state?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577530831334228966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

REPORT: FRANCE: Chickens on the balcony, tomatoes on the roof - France discovers urban agriculture :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20120710-chicken-balcony-tomatoes-roof-france-discovers-urban-agriculture

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - UNITED KINGDOM: Forget the red carpet - can Cameron and Hollande be friends? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20120710-forget-red-carpet-can-cameron-and-hollande-be-friends

Housing Passes a Milestone :: 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_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Flummoxed by Failure---or Focused? :: It's not about being smart. The key to getting past unsuccessful moments is a flexible view of learning, writes Ken Bain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577522882725680396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Elizabeth Smart, 10 Years On: Teaching Kids to Fight Back :: In hindsight, the victim of an infamous kidnapping believes that being taught to resist and fight her abductor might have made an important difference
http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2116480,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

17-Jul-2012 20:08

Day in pictures 13 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825590#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping slum kids change their future :: Brian Munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/12/world/africa/cnnheroes-madondo-kliptown/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures 7-13 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825591#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Maine's biggest lobster returned to Atlantic Ocean :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/tjwLmr4_D-Q/uk-usa-lobster-idUSLNE81N01H20120224

'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

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

Your pictures: Boundaries :: Readers' pictures on the theme boundaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18795071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Dancers herald Games :: Daredevil acts at London landmarks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18847759#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock 'n' roll history ruined by curfew :: Bruce Springsteen had been waiting for this moment for a long time. "I gotta tell you," he said to the 65,000-strong crowd, "I've been trying to do this for 50 years." For the finale of his headline slot in London's Hyde Park on Saturday, he'd arranged a very special treat: An onstage collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/14/showbiz/music/springsteen-mccartney-power-cut/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 16 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18853848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Is Astana the world's weirdest capital? :: There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital Astana.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-astana/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Eight radical solutions to the childcare issue :: As the school holidays approach and with the childcare issue yet to be cracked, what are the most radical solutions?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826587#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger in India after floods leave 109 dead, 400,000 homeless :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mLT7E6EDeEs/india-floods-monsson-assam-idINDEE86F0A120120716

Kazakhstan quiz: Test yourself ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Watch balloon chair lift off :: Weather forced an early landing for a lawn chair flight from Oregon to Montanna.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/15/nr-balloon-flight-cut-short-oregon-montanna.cnn?eref�ition

Sightseeing when you can't see :: German performance artist Christian Jankowski went sightseeing in Dubai while blindfolded. But what is it like for blind people travelling abroad, asks Emma Tracey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a name change help a website? :: Conventional webmaster wisdom holds that changing the name of a website leads to a drop in its popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/16/tech/web/msnbc-url-change/index.html?eref�ition

US approves HIV-prevention drug :: US health regulators for the first time approve a drug to prevent HIV infection, despite warnings it could engender a false sense of security.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18863341#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Defector: Only force will free Syria :: The most senior Syrian official to defect, tells CNN foreign military intervention is needed to topple the al-Assad regime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/15/world/meast/syria-defector-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Nasa may not hear rover's landing :: The US space agency may not have its prime communications satellite in the right place to receive instant confirmation that its Curiosity rover has landed on Mars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18861463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Asia policymakers have means to stimulate, weak exports give motive :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NtnGyO_5zqo/asia-economy-idINDEE86F0HQ20120716

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

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ABC Hypes Obama's 'Barrage' Against Romney's Taxes: - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577533010829049688.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

'Dark Knight': A Spectacularly Black Beauty :: Bale suffers intensely, Hathaway gets her claws into Catwoman and director Nolan bats the trilogy's ending out of the cave.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577530792153262270.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syrian rebels converge on capital, Russia pressed :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/7BgSF2Gvgzg/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120717

Goldman Builds Private Bank :: Goldman Sachs is building an in-house bank to lend money to wealthy people and companies, in a shift that underlines the harsh business climate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303644004577525241303278300.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

North Korean Shift Is Called Power Play - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531341931465000.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

In London, Queen Gets New Neighbors :: London's most unusual construction project ahead of the Olympic Games may be the transformation of Elizabeth II's neighborhood into a 15,000-seat beach volleyball arena.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303919504577521043648928680.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Next iPhone Is Slimming Down :: The screen on Apple's next iPhone model integrates touch sensors into the LCD, making the whole screen thinner and improving the display quality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577532121136436182.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

North Korean Shift Is Called Power Play :: Outside analysts called Monday's removal of the North Korean general closest to Kim Jong Eun the first major power play of the dictator's young regime, countering earlier media reports from Pyongyang that the official's ill health had sparked the move.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531341931465000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Delta Flight Needle Victim on HIV Meds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i.fed278632c1064ea31113c006cd650

Google's Mayer Named Yahoo Chief Executive :: Yahoo named Google executive Marissa Mayer to be its next chief executive, in the company's latest changing of the guard.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577531230541447956.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Andy Kessler: The Incredible Bain Jobs Machine :: In a competitive economy, $5,000 computers become $500 tablets. Consumers get to spend the difference elsewhere in the economy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577527200796292034.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kerry Kennedy to Plead Not Guilty :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i730c377109698a31678dee643c39c4

Pentagon Bulks Up Defenses in the Gulf :: The Pentagon is building a missile-defense radar station at a secret site in Qatar and organizing its biggest-ever minesweeping exercises in the Persian Gulf, as preparations accelerate for a possible flare-up with Iran.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577531331722511516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Flavor in Curry an Option for Joint Pain :: Turmeric, a bright-yellow spice best known as an ingredient in curry, is gaining scientific interest as a natural alternative to arthritis medications.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577525452735034334.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Dark Knight Rises' Delivers Epic Finale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i50602d4ef4cda77f8f3210cde0746e2

Diamond's Testimony Is Disputed :: A former Barclays executive said he was following orders from his boss and regulators when he told deputies to understate the bank's borrowing costs in 2008.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303933704577530863392678868.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

'Dawson's Creek': Then and Now :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�1156ca13251ea2010aa083c1af5987

Livestrong Lobbyist's Agenda Is Questioned :: The Lance Armstrong Foundation sent a lobbyist to Capitol Hill last week to discuss the funding for the agency that has accused the retired cycling champion of cheating to win the Tour de France.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531353567249064.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Political Correctness and Racial Tension :: Less of the former might help relieve the latter.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529680052846846.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Lobster Glut Slams Prices :: Lobster prices in Maine have hit a 30-year low for this time of year, prompting some lobstermen to tie up their boats at port. The reason: The warm winter has led to an oversupply of the crustaceans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577529080951019546.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: The Hillary Myth :: Can anyone name an achievement to justify the adulation of our secretary of state?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304388004577530831334228966.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

REPORT: FRANCE: Chickens on the balcony, tomatoes on the roof - France discovers urban agriculture :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20120710-chicken-balcony-tomatoes-roof-france-discovers-urban-agriculture

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - UNITED KINGDOM: Forget the red carpet - can Cameron and Hollande be friends? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20120710-forget-red-carpet-can-cameron-and-hollande-be-friends

Housing Passes a Milestone :: 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

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

Flummoxed by Failure---or Focused? :: It's not about being smart. The key to getting past unsuccessful moments is a flexible view of learning, writes Ken Bain.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303740704577522882725680396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Elizabeth Smart, 10 Years On: Teaching Kids to Fight Back :: In hindsight, the victim of an infamous kidnapping believes that being taught to resist and fight her abductor might have made an important difference
http://www.time.com/time/nation/article/0,8599,2116480,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Nokia Halves Price of Flagship Phone :: The price of Nokia's flagship Lumia 900 Windows phone has been cut in half in the critical U.S. market, a little more than three months after the launch of the smartphone at AT&T stores.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303754904577528564085752838.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Lobster Rolls That Really Rock :: From weathered seafood shacks to white-tablecloth restaurants, the best spots for the classic lobster sandwich on Maine's southern coast.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304022004577516701204095734.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

ECB Shifts View on Bond Losses :: The ECB advocated imposing losses on holders of senior bonds issued by the most severely damaged Spanish savings banks, though finance ministers have for now rejected the approach.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577528663115746788.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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17-Jul-2012 19:06

Day in pictures 13 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825590#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Helping slum kids change their future :: Brian Munyai has spent nearly all of his 22 years living in a small metal shack that has never had electricity or running water.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/12/world/africa/cnnheroes-madondo-kliptown/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures 7-13 July 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18825591#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Maine's biggest lobster returned to Atlantic Ocean :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/tjwLmr4_D-Q/uk-usa-lobster-idUSLNE81N01H20120224

'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

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

Your pictures: Boundaries :: Readers' pictures on the theme boundaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18795071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Dancers herald Games :: Daredevil acts at London landmarks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18847759#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock 'n' roll history ruined by curfew :: Bruce Springsteen had been waiting for this moment for a long time. "I gotta tell you," he said to the 65,000-strong crowd, "I've been trying to do this for 50 years." For the finale of his headline slot in London's Hyde Park on Saturday, he'd arranged a very special treat: An onstage collaboration with Beatles legend Paul McCartney.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/14/showbiz/music/springsteen-mccartney-power-cut/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 16 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18853848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kazakhstan: A country in pictures ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/kazakhstan-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

Is Astana the world's weirdest capital? :: There is something mirage-like about Kazakhstan's capital Astana.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-astana/index.html?eref�ition

Gallery: A different view of life :: Uriel Sinai's affection for Kazakhstan started as a straightforward reporting assignment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/kazakhstan-uriel-sinai/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz: Test you local knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Eight radical solutions to the childcare issue :: As the school holidays approach and with the childcare issue yet to be cracked, what are the most radical solutions?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826587#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger in India after floods leave 109 dead, 400,000 homeless :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mLT7E6EDeEs/india-floods-monsson-assam-idINDEE86F0A120120716

Kazakhstan quiz: Test yourself ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/world/asia/eye-on-kazakhstan-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Watch balloon chair lift off :: Weather forced an early landing for a lawn chair flight from Oregon to Montanna.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/15/nr-balloon-flight-cut-short-oregon-montanna.cnn?eref�ition

Sightseeing when you can't see :: German performance artist Christian Jankowski went sightseeing in Dubai while blindfolded. But what is it like for blind people travelling abroad, asks Emma Tracey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18826373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a name change help a website? :: Conventional webmaster wisdom holds that changing the name of a website leads to a drop in its popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/16/tech/web/msnbc-url-change/index.html?eref�ition

US approves HIV-prevention drug :: US health regulators for the first time approve a drug to prevent HIV infection, despite warnings it could engender a false sense of security.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18863341#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Defector: Only force will free Syria :: The most senior Syrian official to defect, tells CNN foreign military intervention is needed to topple the al-Assad regime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/15/world/meast/syria-defector-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Nasa may not hear rover's landing :: The US space agency may not have its prime communications satellite in the right place to receive instant confirmation that its Curiosity rover has landed on Mars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18861463#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US faces worst drought since 1956 :: The US is enduring the widest drought since 1956, according to new data released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-18864753#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Asia policymakers have means to stimulate, weak exports give motive :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NtnGyO_5zqo/asia-economy-idINDEE86F0HQ20120716