Saturday, July 28, 2012

28-Jul-2012 23:29 Olympic

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Queen tours Olympic Park after debut as Bond Girl - The Associated Press :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5iPNuT6AhVgTY57ihp5Y1cOAtA_Ug?docId%3D7d9882977e5b45b483db281b5f221cb3

London Olympics review: Danny Boyle delivers theatrical spectacle - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/culture/la-et-cm-0728-opening-ceremony-review,0,3766855.story

London 2012 Olympics: Dave Brailsford hails Mark Cavendish - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/olympics/article-2180390/London-2012-Olympics-Dave-Brailsford-hails-Mark-Cavendish.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

London 2012 Olympics: Swimming Day OneLive - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19013803

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Tv Watch: At Olympic Opening Ceremony, Britain Journeys Through Past :: In the opening ceremony of the Olympics, Britain offered a display of humor and humbleness that can only stem from a deep-rooted sense of superiority.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/at-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-journeys-through-past.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Duran Duran, Snow Patrol Kick Off Olympic Concerts in Hyde Park - Billboard :: http://www.billboard.com/news/duran-duran-snow-patrol-kick-off-olympic-1007693352.story

Olympic Ticket Trouble Leaves an Empty Feeling :: For more than a year, Londoners complained about their inability to obtain Olympic tickets. Then the first full day of competition here revealed swaths of empty seats at marquee events.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577554953930989794.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics-Are we same species? World agog at British Games opener :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6V9DTq7c4Ns/oly-open-ceremony-world-day-idUSL6E8IS1PV20120728

Hundreds march in Olympics protest in east London - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-19028574

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Swimming-Park reinstated after DQ, Phelps survives :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jGX0WBd8EpU/oly-swim-heats-wrap-day-idUSL2E8IS0WK20120728

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics 2012: Michelle Obama has breakfast with champions - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-33747_162-57481766/olympics-2012-michelle-obama-has-breakfast-with-champions/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
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Olympic

28-Jul-2012 23:29

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Romney gaffe over London Olympics :: US presidential candidate has appeared to question London's readiness to host a successful Olympics in an interview for American TV.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19008923#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shooting survivor: 'God saved me' :: Randi Kaye talks to a victim of the Colorado shooting about his experience.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/07/27/ac-pkg-kaye-co-theater-survivor-walks-out-of-hospital.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Facebook shares slump to new low :: Facebook has reported a loss of $157m (£100m) in its first results since its flotation in May and its growth is slowing in lucrative markets.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19009456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' pictures on the theme of Greece
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimmer Franklin set for spotlight :: In her first Olympics, swimmer Missy Franklin is set to compete in seven events in London. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/26/pkg-olympics-missy-franklin-gupta.cnn?eref�ition

Chinese athletes shoulder hopes :: Who among China's superstars can excel and live up to the Olympic motto -- Faster, higher, stronger?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/asia/florcruz-china-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes :: From Nazi lyrics and apartheid anthems to the Borat song, CNN relives sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/flag-anthem-blunders/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslim Groups Increasingly Worried About Fate of Burma's Rohingyas - Voice of America :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFELpoC5TxoU0WGBt8nrTNi77XX7Q&url=http://www.voanews.com/content/muslim_groups_increasingly_worried_about_fate-of_burmas_rohingyas/1447713.html

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bullying tragedy stuns Japan :: Yumi was just 12 years old when she took her own life, and her mother is convinced bullying was a main reason.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/asia/japan-bully-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

War of words over Irish GM trial :: The go-ahead for the first trial of GM potatoes in Ireland angers campaigners who say it threatens Ireland's green image.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19000190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dancers demand Olympic role :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Madonna booed over show length :: Madonna fans vent their anger in Paris after she performs for just 45 minutes at a show where she celebrated her love for France's tolerance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19016996#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google 'breaches' UK privacy deal :: Google "appears to be in breach" of a deal to delete material gathered by its Street View cars, says the UK's privacy watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19014206#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rules on academy teachers relaxed :: England's new academy schools can now hire as teachers people who do not hold the formal qualification in teaching, the government has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19017544#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Seven beauties of the British Isles :: London may be the center of attention this summer, but venture beyond the Olympic Stadium and you'll find the real British Isles, a world of ancient thatched cottages, monumental castles, elegant university towns and jagged peaks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/travel/seven-british-isles-beauties-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

28-Jul-2012 21:27

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Romney gaffe over London Olympics :: US presidential candidate has appeared to question London's readiness to host a successful Olympics in an interview for American TV.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19008923#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shooting survivor: 'God saved me' :: Randi Kaye talks to a victim of the Colorado shooting about his experience.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/07/27/ac-pkg-kaye-co-theater-survivor-walks-out-of-hospital.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Facebook shares slump to new low :: Facebook has reported a loss of $157m (£100m) in its first results since its flotation in May and its growth is slowing in lucrative markets.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19009456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' pictures on the theme of Greece
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

Action plan to halt bee decline :: Action plan looks to halt insect decline
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18969300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Nationwide working on debit glitch :: Nationwide Building Society has been working overnight to correct problems where thousands of people had money taken from their accounts twice. Kevin Peachey has more details.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741081.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Skype denies surveillance claims :: Microsoft's chat service denies system changes were designed to help law enforcers monitor its users.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19012415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimmer Franklin set for spotlight :: In her first Olympics, swimmer Missy Franklin is set to compete in seven events in London. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/26/pkg-olympics-missy-franklin-gupta.cnn?eref�ition

Chinese athletes shoulder hopes :: Who among China's superstars can excel and live up to the Olympic motto -- Faster, higher, stronger?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/asia/florcruz-china-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes :: From Nazi lyrics and apartheid anthems to the Borat song, CNN relives sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/flag-anthem-blunders/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Technology lets music festivals rock :: From QR codes and cashless payments, Lara Lewington looks at some of the technology that a festival now relies on to work.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9741082.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Unis contribute £3.3bn to economy :: Universities contributed £3.3bn to the UK economy in the last academic year despite the downturn, a report says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19014531#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Flame taken on Thames :: The Olympic flame on the River Thames
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19010118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 27 July 2012 :: 24 hours of news picturess: 27 July 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/19014724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hamilton tops practice in Hungary :: McLaren's Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions for the Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/formula1/19012286

Arrests at Saudi Arabia protest :: Security forces detain a number of protesters in eastern Saudi Arabia, after they reportedly demand the release of political detainees.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bullying tragedy stuns Japan :: Yumi was just 12 years old when she took her own life, and her mother is convinced bullying was a main reason.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/asia/japan-bully-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: London 2012 opening ceremony build-up :: The build-up to the start of the London Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

War of words over Irish GM trial :: The go-ahead for the first trial of GM potatoes in Ireland angers campaigners who say it threatens Ireland's green image.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19000190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dancers demand Olympic role :: Eccentric English tradition or national joke? Morris dancers demand a place in the Olympic opening ceremony.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/26/ctw-pkg-curry-wrath-of-morris-dancers-in-london.cnn?eref�ition

Madonna booed over show length :: Madonna fans vent their anger in Paris after she performs for just 45 minutes at a show where she celebrated her love for France's tolerance.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19016996#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Jul-2012 20:26 Olympic

Duran Duran Kick Off Olympic Gigs In Hyde Park - MTV UK :: http://www.mtv.co.uk/news/duran-duran/360714-duran-duran-olympic-celebration-concert-hyde-park

Romney tops off London trip with Olympic Games - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-503544_162-57481832-503544/romney-tops-off-london-trip-with-olympic-games/

UPDATE 1-Olympics-Swimming-Park reinstated after DQ, Phelps survives :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jGX0WBd8EpU/oly-swim-heats-wrap-day-idUSL2E8IS0WK20120728

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

2-time Olympic runner killed in Ariz. plane crash - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-07-28/pat-porter-plane-crash/56550116/1

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics 2012: Michelle Obama has breakfast with champions - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-33747_162-57481766/olympics-2012-michelle-obama-has-breakfast-with-champions/

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
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Olympic

28-Jul-2012 18:23 Olympics

Olympics-Cycling-Kazakh spoils British road race party - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/07/28/oly-cycl-crmrr-medals-day-idUSL6E8IS2QE20120728

London 2012 Olympics: Louis Smith puts GB men's team on course for historic final - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/gymnastics/9434624/London-2012-Olympics-Louis-Smith-puts-GB-mens-team-on-course-for-historic-final.html

Olympics-Controversy stirs over out-of-sight Olympic cauldron :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jS7p4142Le0/oly-cauldron-controversy-day-idUSL6E8IS1PK20120728

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics 2012: Michelle Obama has breakfast with champions - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-33747_162-57481766/olympics-2012-michelle-obama-has-breakfast-with-champions/

Op-Ed Columnist: The Olympic Contradiction :: The Olympics are a peaceful celebration of our warlike nature and a good example of how being contradictory leads to success.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/opinion/brooks-the-olympic-contradiction.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
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Olympics

28-Jul-2012 17:23 Olympic

China grabs first Olympic gold, US swim drama looms - Reuters Canada :: http://ca.reuters.com/article/sportsNews/idCABRE86R01T20120728

Olympic Gymnastics: China Stunned By Britain In Men's Gymnastics Qualifying - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/28/olympics-gymnastics-men-china-great-britain_n_1713272.html

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

2-time Olympic runner killed in Ariz. plane crash - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-07-28/pat-porter-plane-crash/56550116/1

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics 2012: Michelle Obama has breakfast with champions - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-33747_162-57481766/olympics-2012-michelle-obama-has-breakfast-with-champions/

Kieran Behan of Ireland Competing in 3 Olympic Gymnastics Events :: Kieran Behan has overcome a botched leg operation and a brain injury that kept him from doing even the simplest things, like sitting or eating, to compete in three Olympic events.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/olympics/against-odds-kieran-behan-of-ireland-to-compete-in-3-gymnastics-events.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Olympic Contradiction :: The Olympics are a peaceful celebration of our warlike nature and a good example of how being contradictory leads to success.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/opinion/brooks-the-olympic-contradiction.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

28-Jul-2012 16:21 Olympic

Opening ceremony overnight rating best of non-US Games - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/london/story/2012-07-28/London-Olympics-NBC-overnight-ratings/56554560/1

Olympics swimming: Five athletes to watch - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Olympics/2012/0728/Olympics-swimming-Five-athletes-to-watch/Michael-Phelps-and-Ryan-Lochte-USA

Yi wins first London Olympics gold medal - Yahoo! Eurosport UK :: http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/news/yi-wins-first-london-olympics-gold-medal-102730449.html

NBC Opening Ceremony overnight rating best for non-US Games - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/sports/olympics/london/story/2012-07-28/London-Olympics-NBC-overnight-ratings/56554560/1

Olympics 2012: Team GB athletes at London Games day one - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/18884357

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A 5-Ring Circus: Olympic Opening Is Oddly, Confidently British :: A dizzying production celebrated the country's present by including a flock of sheep, the Sex Pistols, Lord Voldemort and dancing nurses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/28/sports/olympics/in-olympic-opening-ceremony-britain-asserts-its-eccentric-identity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

2-time Olympic runner killed in Ariz. plane crash - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-07-28/pat-porter-plane-crash/56550116/1

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Caught Live: BT Live Olympic Gig @ Hyde Park, London - The Sun :: http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/showbiz/bizarre/4459553/Caught-Live-BT-Live-Olympic-Gig-Hyde-Park-London.html

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Olympics 2012: Michelle Obama has breakfast with champions - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-33747_162-57481766/olympics-2012-michelle-obama-has-breakfast-with-champions/

Kieran Behan of Ireland Competing in 3 Olympic Gymnastics Events :: Kieran Behan has overcome a botched leg operation and a brain injury that kept him from doing even the simplest things, like sitting or eating, to compete in three Olympic events.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/olympics/against-odds-kieran-behan-of-ireland-to-compete-in-3-gymnastics-events.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Olympic Contradiction :: The Olympics are a peaceful celebration of our warlike nature and a good example of how being contradictory leads to success.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/opinion/brooks-the-olympic-contradiction.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

28-Jul-2012 10:15 Olympic

London Olympics bursts into life - PakTribune.com :: http://paktribune.com/news/London-Olympics-bursts-into-life-251882.html

The Queen, Dancers, Pixels Open Games :: London sought to distinguish itself from Beijing's 2008 spectacular by joining spectators and technology into an unusual team for the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympics: the human Jumbotron.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553180940965356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Phelps, Lochte rivalry to ignite Olympics pool - Stuff.co.nz :: http://www.stuff.co.nz/sport/olympics/swimming/7369508/Phelps-Lochte-rivalry-to-ignite-Olympics-pool

Opening Ceremony Gives Olympics a Rocking Start :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i327e0422b67ae9ae2231a24b7cd627

Olympics Open With Brit History and Rock :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�7aad4b683d6fa31523d0cc41a6556d

Olympic party rocks in Hyde Park - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/news/olympic-party-rocks-in-hyde-park/story-fnejlrpu-1226437430213

Queen, James Bond Open the Olympics :: Tonight's Olympic opening ceremony in London has featured star turns by a host of well-known British people, including the most famous one of all: The Queen.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577553391432507270.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

England Obsesses Over Rain at Games :: The weather has given Britons the perfect excuse to fixate on the potential mother of all weather stories: Will it rain on the Olympics or not?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444097904577539163370802638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Kieran Behan of Ireland Competing in 3 Olympic Gymnastics Events :: Kieran Behan has overcome a botched leg operation and a brain injury that kept him from doing even the simplest things, like sitting or eating, to compete in three Olympic events.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/olympics/against-odds-kieran-behan-of-ireland-to-compete-in-3-gymnastics-events.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Olympic Contradiction :: The Olympics are a peaceful celebration of our warlike nature and a good example of how being contradictory leads to success.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/opinion/brooks-the-olympic-contradiction.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES: Can London Olympics opening outglitz Beijing 2008? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120726-london-olympics-opening-ceremony-compare-beijing-2008

Olympics Fever :: Olympics Fever
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2119913,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Olympic

28-Jul-2012 10:15

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Standard bedside charts 'needed' :: The way vital signs such as blood pressure and temperature are monitored in hospitals needs to be standardised across the NHS, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19001271#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tie possible in U.S. presidential race :: An Electoral College tie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/politics/electoral-college-tie/index.html?eref�ition

Why media cannot ignore killers :: We learned a few things on Monday night, those of us watching Anderson Cooper on "AC360," about Alex Teves, one of the people who died in the gunfire at theater 9 in the Century 16 multiplex in Aurora, Colorado. We learned that in high school, "for no reason whatever," as his father put it, Alex always wore white T-shirts and blue jeans, and that one day some 400 to 500 kids from the school wore the same outfit, declaring an unofficial "Alex Teves Day."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/hoyt-press-shooting/index.html?eref�ition

Sustainable living in 'smart village' :: A "smart village" aimed at tackling rural poverty while promoting community and sustainability has been unveiled in Malaysia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/asia/smart-village-malaysia/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Romney gaffe over London Olympics :: US presidential candidate has appeared to question London's readiness to host a successful Olympics in an interview for American TV.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19008923#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shooting survivor: 'God saved me' :: Randi Kaye talks to a victim of the Colorado shooting about his experience.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/07/27/ac-pkg-kaye-co-theater-survivor-walks-out-of-hospital.cnn?eref�ition

'Zambezia': S. Africa's new star :: He's got blue wings, an adventurous spirit and is poised to be the latest film star to come out of South Africa.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/showbiz/zambezia-animation-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Facebook shares slump to new low :: Facebook has reported a loss of $157m (£100m) in its first results since its flotation in May and its growth is slowing in lucrative markets.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19009456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' pictures on the theme of Greece
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

East End: London's gold standard :: For visitors and newcomers, the mention of London conjures up images of the queen, gray skies, Big Ben and Parliament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

Action plan to halt bee decline :: Action plan looks to halt insect decline
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18969300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Mali al Qaeda's 'last chance'? :: Islamic radicals linked to al Qaeda have seized the northern half of Mali, one of Africa's largest nations, and there are widespread concerns that the region could soon become a terrorist haven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/africa/mali-burnett-al-qaeda/index.html?eref�ition

China activist Ni jail term cut :: An appeals court in China dismisses disabled land rights activist Ni Yulan's fraud conviction, reducing her jail time by two months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-19009132#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London's East End as gold standard :: Forget about the queen and Big Ben -- the majority of the Olympic events take place in the East End, home to London's creative classes. Find out what makes the area the capital's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: Nationwide working on debit glitch :: Nationwide Building Society has been working overnight to correct problems where thousands of people had money taken from their accounts twice. Kevin Peachey has more details.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741081.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Giant leap: 96,000 feet at 536mph :: Lisa Sylvester reports on Skydiver Felix Baumgartner - who survived a test jump from 96,000 feet, falling at 536 mph.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/27/tsr-sylvester-stratosphere-skydiver.cnn?eref�ition

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Skype denies surveillance claims :: Microsoft's chat service denies system changes were designed to help law enforcers monitor its users.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19012415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jobless Spanish turn to entertaining :: Jobless and frustrated, people in Madrid take up entertainment to make it through this crisis. Isa Soares reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/27/soares-madrid-economic-pulse.cnn?eref�ition

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Archery at Lord's :: The preliminary rounds of the archery tournament
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19012195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimmer Franklin set for spotlight :: In her first Olympics, swimmer Missy Franklin is set to compete in seven events in London. Dr. Sanjay Gupta reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/26/pkg-olympics-missy-franklin-gupta.cnn?eref�ition

Chinese athletes shoulder hopes :: Who among China's superstars can excel and live up to the Olympic motto -- Faster, higher, stronger?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/27/world/asia/florcruz-china-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes :: From Nazi lyrics and apartheid anthems to the Borat song, CNN relives sport's biggest diplomatic gaffes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/flag-anthem-blunders/index.html?eref�ition

28-Jul-2012 08:13

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Standard bedside charts 'needed' :: The way vital signs such as blood pressure and temperature are monitored in hospitals needs to be standardised across the NHS, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19001271#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tie possible in U.S. presidential race :: An Electoral College tie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/politics/electoral-college-tie/index.html?eref�ition

Why media cannot ignore killers :: We learned a few things on Monday night, those of us watching Anderson Cooper on "AC360," about Alex Teves, one of the people who died in the gunfire at theater 9 in the Century 16 multiplex in Aurora, Colorado. We learned that in high school, "for no reason whatever," as his father put it, Alex always wore white T-shirts and blue jeans, and that one day some 400 to 500 kids from the school wore the same outfit, declaring an unofficial "Alex Teves Day."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/hoyt-press-shooting/index.html?eref�ition

Sustainable living in 'smart village' :: A "smart village" aimed at tackling rural poverty while promoting community and sustainability has been unveiled in Malaysia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/asia/smart-village-malaysia/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Romney gaffe over London Olympics :: US presidential candidate has appeared to question London's readiness to host a successful Olympics in an interview for American TV.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19008923#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shooting survivor: 'God saved me' :: Randi Kaye talks to a victim of the Colorado shooting about his experience.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/07/27/ac-pkg-kaye-co-theater-survivor-walks-out-of-hospital.cnn?eref�ition

'Zambezia': S. Africa's new star :: He's got blue wings, an adventurous spirit and is poised to be the latest film star to come out of South Africa.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/showbiz/zambezia-animation-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

NATO: Militant attacks in Afghanistan up 11 percent in past 3 months - Washington Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHL9o2dHp8h9_YmkBk3TEjs6V2tsg&url=http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/nato-militant-attacks-in-afghanistan-up-11-percent-in-past-3-months/2012/07/27/gJQAe9u0CX_story.html

VIDEO: Facebook shares slump to new low :: Facebook has reported a loss of $157m (£100m) in its first results since its flotation in May and its growth is slowing in lucrative markets.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19009456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' pictures on the theme of Greece
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

East End: London's gold standard :: For visitors and newcomers, the mention of London conjures up images of the queen, gray skies, Big Ben and Parliament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

Action plan to halt bee decline :: Action plan looks to halt insect decline
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18969300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Mali al Qaeda's 'last chance'? :: Islamic radicals linked to al Qaeda have seized the northern half of Mali, one of Africa's largest nations, and there are widespread concerns that the region could soon become a terrorist haven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/africa/mali-burnett-al-qaeda/index.html?eref�ition

India considers price controls for patented drugs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GW2ju2hSUKc/india-medicines-pfizer-merck-idINDEE86Q04E20120727

China activist Ni jail term cut :: An appeals court in China dismisses disabled land rights activist Ni Yulan's fraud conviction, reducing her jail time by two months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-19009132#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London's East End as gold standard :: Forget about the queen and Big Ben -- the majority of the Olympic events take place in the East End, home to London's creative classes. Find out what makes the area the capital's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: Nationwide working on debit glitch :: Nationwide Building Society has been working overnight to correct problems where thousands of people had money taken from their accounts twice. Kevin Peachey has more details.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741081.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Disfigured victim's plea to die exposes India's acid violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6a-Mq4_-Ehw/india-acid-attacks-idINDEE86Q05420120727

India offers coaching jobs to its Olympians :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/IvtDWz5s9pk/olympics-ajay-maken-jobs-india-idINDEE86Q03Y20120727

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Giant leap: 96,000 feet at 536mph :: Lisa Sylvester reports on Skydiver Felix Baumgartner - who survived a test jump from 96,000 feet, falling at 536 mph.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/27/tsr-sylvester-stratosphere-skydiver.cnn?eref�ition

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Skype denies surveillance claims :: Microsoft's chat service denies system changes were designed to help law enforcers monitor its users.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19012415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jobless Spanish turn to entertaining :: Jobless and frustrated, people in Madrid take up entertainment to make it through this crisis. Isa Soares reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/27/soares-madrid-economic-pulse.cnn?eref�ition

'Hit-and-run' idea in Moon origin :: A computer simulation shows the Moon's birth may not have been through the impact of a slow, Mars-sized object, but rather something much bigger and faster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19011013#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Jul-2012 06:12

Spain's stampede of white elephants :: Spain is in economic crisis. What can a new, closed airport tell us about what went wrong? Pascale Harter explores the legacy the unfinished projects have left behind.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18855961#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Standard bedside charts 'needed' :: The way vital signs such as blood pressure and temperature are monitored in hospitals needs to be standardised across the NHS, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19001271#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12 things in 212 words that every 2012 visitor should know :: What do people visiting the UK for the Olympics need to know about the nation's quirks, habits and rules?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18983558#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tie possible in U.S. presidential race :: An Electoral College tie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/politics/electoral-college-tie/index.html?eref�ition

Why media cannot ignore killers :: We learned a few things on Monday night, those of us watching Anderson Cooper on "AC360," about Alex Teves, one of the people who died in the gunfire at theater 9 in the Century 16 multiplex in Aurora, Colorado. We learned that in high school, "for no reason whatever," as his father put it, Alex always wore white T-shirts and blue jeans, and that one day some 400 to 500 kids from the school wore the same outfit, declaring an unofficial "Alex Teves Day."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/hoyt-press-shooting/index.html?eref�ition

Sustainable living in 'smart village' :: A "smart village" aimed at tackling rural poverty while promoting community and sustainability has been unveiled in Malaysia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/asia/smart-village-malaysia/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Romney gaffe over London Olympics :: US presidential candidate has appeared to question London's readiness to host a successful Olympics in an interview for American TV.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19008923#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India's shopping malls lose bustle as economy cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/T1LVYkILH6k/india-shopping-mall-idINDEE86P0JD20120727

Shooting survivor: 'God saved me' :: Randi Kaye talks to a victim of the Colorado shooting about his experience.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/07/27/ac-pkg-kaye-co-theater-survivor-walks-out-of-hospital.cnn?eref�ition

'Zambezia': S. Africa's new star :: He's got blue wings, an adventurous spirit and is poised to be the latest film star to come out of South Africa.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/showbiz/zambezia-animation-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Facebook shares slump to new low :: Facebook has reported a loss of $157m (£100m) in its first results since its flotation in May and its growth is slowing in lucrative markets.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19009456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your pictures: Greece :: Readers' pictures on the theme of Greece
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-18982193#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

High style meets high performance :: Medals and reputations will be won and lost at the London Olympics -- but forget the events, just who will triumph in the fashion stakes at the Games?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/sport/london-2012-olympic-uniforms/index.html?eref�ition

East End: London's gold standard :: For visitors and newcomers, the mention of London conjures up images of the queen, gray skies, Big Ben and Parliament.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

Action plan to halt bee decline :: Action plan looks to halt insect decline
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-18969300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Mali al Qaeda's 'last chance'? :: Islamic radicals linked to al Qaeda have seized the northern half of Mali, one of Africa's largest nations, and there are widespread concerns that the region could soon become a terrorist haven.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/world/africa/mali-burnett-al-qaeda/index.html?eref�ition

India considers price controls for patented drugs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GW2ju2hSUKc/india-medicines-pfizer-merck-idINDEE86Q04E20120727

China activist Ni jail term cut :: An appeals court in China dismisses disabled land rights activist Ni Yulan's fraud conviction, reducing her jail time by two months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-19009132#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London's East End as gold standard :: Forget about the queen and Big Ben -- the majority of the Olympic events take place in the East End, home to London's creative classes. Find out what makes the area the capital's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/26/opinion/olympics-east-london/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: Nationwide working on debit glitch :: Nationwide Building Society has been working overnight to correct problems where thousands of people had money taken from their accounts twice. Kevin Peachey has more details.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741081.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: HIV vaccine 'five to 10 years away' :: Andy Hosken speaks to Timothy Ray Brown, the first person in the world known to have recovered from HIV, and Dr Ravindra Gupta, a research fellow at UCL, gives his thoughts on the chances of finding a treatment for the millions of people currently living with HIV.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9741000/9741070.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Twitter bomb joke case 'a scandal' :: Paul Chambers, who was found guilty of sending a menacing tweet threatening to blow up an airport, has won a challenge against his conviction.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19010842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Disfigured victim's plea to die exposes India's acid violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6a-Mq4_-Ehw/india-acid-attacks-idINDEE86Q05420120727

Opticians see advertising gold in Korean flag flap :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/V9aFq2Sckxs/us-oly-prk-flag-eyesight-day-idUSBRE86Q0CK20120727

India offers coaching jobs to its Olympians :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/IvtDWz5s9pk/olympics-ajay-maken-jobs-india-idINDEE86Q03Y20120727

Bank account sales face scrutiny :: New rules will ensure customers are assessed to ensure they are eligible to claim insurance offered as part of a paid-for bank account.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19011971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt president meets Hamas PM :: Egypt's President Mohammed Mursi discusses "solutions" to the blockade of Gaza at talks with the head of the Hamas-led government, Ismail Haniya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19012824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Giant leap: 96,000 feet at 536mph :: Lisa Sylvester reports on Skydiver Felix Baumgartner - who survived a test jump from 96,000 feet, falling at 536 mph.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/27/tsr-sylvester-stratosphere-skydiver.cnn?eref�ition

Whooping cough outbreak spreading :: The outbreak of whooping cough in England and Wales has spread to very young babies who are most at risk of severe complications and death, the Health Protection Agency has warned.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19013016#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Skype denies surveillance claims :: Microsoft's chat service denies system changes were designed to help law enforcers monitor its users.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19012415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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Divorcé's Guide to Marriage :: Terri Orbuch, psychologist and researcher at the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research, shares insights from a 25-year longitudinal study of married and divorced couples.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444025204577544951717564114.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

In Silicon Valley, Patents Go on Trial :: In a trial starting next week, Apple will argue that Samsung had a deliberate strategy of copying Apple's smartphone designs.Samsung will likely say that Apple's designs aren't unique and that Apple is infringing on some Samsung patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443295404577543221814648592.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Russian Spies Aimed to Make Children Agents :: A Russian spy ring busted in the U.S. two years ago planned to recruit members' children to become agents, and one had already agreed to his parents' request, according to U.S. officials.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444097904577537044185191340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Henninger: America's Two Economies :: With Barack Obama, the competition between the private economy and the public economy is clear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577549051487723554.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

10 Questions for Steven Tyler :: Rock god and former American Idol judge Steven Tyler talks about sex and drugs and his lip-care regimen
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2120479,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Typeface Spells Trouble in Michigan :: Just how big is 14-point type? That's one of the hottest political disputes in Michigan as the state Supreme Court ponders whether a ballot question about fixing the state's troubled cities and schools should go before voters.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577549202116809114.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

California voters to have say on taxes, state budgeting process, crime and justice - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21078166/california-voters-have-say-taxes-state-budgeting-process

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

Scrutiny of CFO Adds to Strain Atop Barclays :: British authorities are investigating Barclays's finance chief over the bank's 2008 fundraising activities with Middle Eastern investors, dealing a fresh blow to a bank that already has lost its chairman, CEO and operating chief.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577552221781046032.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Weak Economy Heads Lower :: The U.S. economy slowed sharply in the second quarter, growing just 1.5% as consumers slashed spending and businesses grew more cautious about hiring and investing.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577552690628159990.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Barack Obama is a Muslim? - Business Recorder (blog) :: http://www.brecorder.com/general-news/172/1221510/

Noonan: The Dark Night Rises :: Everybody knows the culture is poisonous, and nobody expects that to change.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577549390094138950.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For Cavendish, There's Gold Over Those Hills - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577552981859978266.html

Facebook Shares Hit New Lows :: Facebook shares hit a new low as the company continued to struggle to convince investors it can leverage its immense popularity.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577552821977075352.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Turkey urges steps as shelling of Aleppo continues :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EJhSL1gE40E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120727

Bodies Built for Gold :: With high-level training now ubiquitous, an extraordinary physical advantage, such as Missy Franklin's 76-inch wing span, is increasingly necessary to win it all.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443570904577544984097844856.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

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

John Q.: How Real Is This Horror Story? :: THE HOLLYWOOD VERSION
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1001966,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Joel Klein: New York's Charter Schools Get an A+ :: The Success schools are performing at the same level as NYC's gifted and talented schools that select kids based solely on rigorous tests.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577550781938901886.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

England Obsesses Over Rain at Games :: The weather has given Britons the perfect excuse to fixate on the potential mother of all weather stories: Will it rain on the Olympics or not?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444097904577539163370802638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A Penthouse Fit for a King :: Venture capitalist Tom Perkins puts his bold stamp on his 5,500-square-foot San Francisco penthouse.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444025204577545980352957576.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

On Baseball: Ichiro Suzuki Takes His All-Star Act to New York :: Ichiro Suzuki will make his home debut with the Yankees on Friday against the Red Sox. A 10-time All-Star, he is chasing an elusive World Series title.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/baseball/ichiro-suzuki-takes-his-all-star-act-to-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Bo Xilai's Wife Charged With Murder :: Chinese officials have indicted Gu Kailai, the wife of fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai, on the charge of intentional homicide, state media reported.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577550601822272134.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ford to Swap Steel for Aluminum in New F-150 Truck Design :: Ford is working on a new pickup truck with a largely aluminum body, in a bid to meet tougher federal fuel-economy targets.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531282227138686.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Facebook Growth Slows Again :: Facebook is struggling to meet investors' expectations, as the social network's revenue growth shrank for at least the fifth consecutive quarter while costs soared.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577551363474742358.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Widens Lead Over Apple :: Samsung Electronics increased its share of the global smartphone market in the second quarter to widen its lead over Apple.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577552020838999352.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Wounded Rangers Start a New Life :: The Glasgow Rangers, one of the world's oldest and most successful soccer clubs, are planning a comeback after financial collapse and tax problems.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577550832362966366.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Irish Bond Sale a Euro-Zone Win :: Ireland's return to the bond markets is a rare success for the euro zone, as it suggests at least one of the three members that have received bailouts may be able to become financially self-reliant within the planned time frame.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577550724270424592.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

ECB Chief Vows to Do 'Whatever It Takes' :: The ECB's Draghi signaled that the central bank is willing to use its power to print money to preserve the euro, giving investors hope that the ECB is poised to restart its bond-buying program.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577550710566458228.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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28-Jul-2012 01:06 10

Divorcé's Guide to Marriage :: Terri Orbuch, psychologist and researcher at the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research, shares insights from a 25-year longitudinal study of married and divorced couples.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444025204577544951717564114.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In Silicon Valley, Patents Go on Trial :: In a trial starting next week, Apple will argue that Samsung had a deliberate strategy of copying Apple's smartphone designs.Samsung will likely say that Apple's designs aren't unique and that Apple is infringing on some Samsung patents.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443295404577543221814648592.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Fore Sale: The Golf Housing Bust :: Prices at luxury private golf communities are crashing, done in by rampant overdevelopment, the economic downturn and waning national interest in the sport. Golf courses are being shrunk and some home lots are being sold for $1.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303703004577474563368632088.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: The Shoulders of Giants :: Obama didn't build "You didn't build that."
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577551093653181680.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Russian Spies Aimed to Make Children Agents :: A Russian spy ring busted in the U.S. two years ago planned to recruit members' children to become agents, and one had already agreed to his parents' request, according to U.S. officials.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444097904577537044185191340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Henninger: America's Two Economies :: With Barack Obama, the competition between the private economy and the public economy is clear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577549051487723554.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

10 Questions for Steven Tyler :: Rock god and former American Idol judge Steven Tyler talks about sex and drugs and his lip-care regimen
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2120479,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Typeface Spells Trouble in Michigan :: Just how big is 14-point type? That's one of the hottest political disputes in Michigan as the state Supreme Court ponders whether a ballot question about fixing the state's troubled cities and schools should go before voters.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577549202116809114.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

California voters to have say on taxes, state budgeting process, crime and justice - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21078166/california-voters-have-say-taxes-state-budgeting-process

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

U.S. Growth Slows in 2nd Quarter :: The economy slowed as consumers cut back on big-ticket items and businesses curtailed investments, fueling fears the U.S. could sink to stall-speed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577552690628159990.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Olympics Opening Ceremony: As it happens - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/olympic-games/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D502%26objectid%3D10822784

Syria rebel leader says his men are ready to take on Assad's forces in fight ... - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-18563_162-57481075/syria-rebel-leader-says-his-men-are-ready-to-take-on-assads-forces-in-fight-for-aleppo/

Facebook Shares Hit New Lows :: Facebook shares hit a new low as the company continued to struggle to convince investors it can leverage its immense popularity.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577552821977075352.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Turkey urges steps as shelling of Aleppo continues :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EJhSL1gE40E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120727

Bodies Built for Gold :: With high-level training now ubiquitous, an extraordinary physical advantage, such as Missy Franklin's 76-inch wing span, is increasingly necessary to win it all.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443570904577544984097844856.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

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

John Q.: How Real Is This Horror Story? :: THE HOLLYWOOD VERSION
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1001966,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Noonan: The Dark Night Rises :: Everybody knows the culture is poisonous, and nobody expects that to change.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577549390094138950.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Joel Klein: New York's Charter Schools Get an A+ :: The Success schools are performing at the same level as NYC's gifted and talented schools that select kids based solely on rigorous tests.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577550781938901886.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

England Obsesses Over Rain at Games :: The weather has given Britons the perfect excuse to fixate on the potential mother of all weather stories: Will it rain on the Olympics or not?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444097904577539163370802638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A Penthouse Fit for a King :: Venture capitalist Tom Perkins puts his bold stamp on his 5,500-square-foot San Francisco penthouse.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444025204577545980352957576.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

On Baseball: Ichiro Suzuki Takes His All-Star Act to New York :: Ichiro Suzuki will make his home debut with the Yankees on Friday against the Red Sox. A 10-time All-Star, he is chasing an elusive World Series title.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/07/27/sports/baseball/ichiro-suzuki-takes-his-all-star-act-to-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Barclays Faces New Probe :: British authorities are investigating Barclays's finance chief over the bank's 2008 fundraising activities with Middle Eastern investors, dealing a fresh blow to a bank that already has lost its chairman, CEO and operating chief.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577552221781046032.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Arizona defendant killed self in court with cyanide, autopsy says - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-cyanide-michael-marin-20120727,0,5321030.story

Ford to Swap Steel for Aluminum in New F-150 Truck Design :: Ford is working on a new pickup truck with a largely aluminum body, in a bid to meet tougher federal fuel-economy targets.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303612804577531282227138686.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Facebook Growth Slows Again :: Facebook is struggling to meet investors' expectations, as the social network's revenue growth shrank for at least the fifth consecutive quarter while costs soared.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577551363474742358.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Wounded Rangers Start a New Life :: The Glasgow Rangers, one of the world's oldest and most successful soccer clubs, are planning a comeback after financial collapse and tax problems.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577550832362966366.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Irish Bond Sale a Euro-Zone Win :: Ireland's return to the bond markets is a rare success for the euro zone, as it suggests at least one of the three members that have received bailouts may be able to become financially self-reliant within the planned time frame.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443477104577550724270424592.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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