Saturday, August 4, 2012

04-Aug-2012 23:15

In pictures: Portraits of 1960s Ivory Coast :: The work of Clic Clac Baby
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19080876#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w8F1uiJ3YTs/us-samsung-note-idUSBRE87203P20120803

12 more British quirks in 212 words for 2012 visitors :: After a huge response to our piece on British quirks, here's a selection of readers' own observations.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19093328#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rover on course for Mars landing :: The US space agency says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19107577#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Error leads to early exam results :: A blunder has allowed some pupils to find out their exam results several days early, BBC Scotland learns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-19102397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Web inventor: 'This is for everyone' :: The tweet by Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, at the Olympic opening ceremony, sets the tone for what has been dubbed the first "social media Games."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/tim-berners-lee-olympics-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Private schools 'dominate sport' :: Britain's Olympic chief says it is "wholly unacceptable" that so many top athletes have been privately educated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19109724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legal threat over 'Metro' name :: Microsoft has been forced to stop calling the Windows 8 interface 'Metro' because of potential legal problems.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19108952#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trust warning over patient care :: A cash-strapped hospital trust is told to improve standards of patient care at Dewsbury and District Hospital following an inspection by the health watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-19109380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speculation over 'Lords retreat' :: Liberal Democrat sources say reform of the House of Lords is "non-negotiable", amid reports David Cameron is to abandon plans for electing members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19108441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympic ticket alert feed blocked :: The man behind unofficial alerts that tell people which Olympic tickets are available is "shell-shocked" by it being blocked.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19112520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 3 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US farmer destroys police cars :: A man in the US state of Vermont who had been facing a minor drugs charge is now in more serious trouble after driving a tractor over seven police cars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19112837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Benefit rules 'threaten refuges' :: A charity that runs refuges for victims of domestic violence warns it will have to close every one of its centres, and that women will die, because of planned changes to benefit rules.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19114813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Billie Piper for National Theatre :: Billie Piper is to make her stage debut at the National Theatre in a new play by Enron playwright Lucy Prebble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19109313#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK banks 'detached from society' :: Banks became "detached from society" and still need to reconnect with their customers, the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland admits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19107542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Parents guilty of 'honour killing' :: Iftikhar, 52, and Farzana Ahmed, 49, have been sentenced to life in prison, with each to serve a minimum of 25 years, for the 2003 murder of their daughter Shafilea.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19112932#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Strong yen batters Japanese firms :: Two well-known electronics brands fall hard as investors sell off stock. CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/inocencio-wbt-sharp-earnings.cnn?eref�ition

Muamba: I've played again :: Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed during a March game, discusses his first football game since the heart attack. Muamba is getting medical advice in hopes of returning to the field.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/02/sport/football/football-muamba-return/index.html?eref�ition

Hunger Games: Eat like an Olympian :: Top athletes spend years honing their bodies to perfection, scrupulously eating the right foods, avoiding the wrong ones ... and then they must resist the free fast food in the Olympic village. How do they do it?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/sport/olympics-nutrition-phelps-blake/index.html?eref�ition

Greek crisis taints London Games :: Elinda Labropoulou explains how the Greek financial crisis is taking a toll on London Games athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/intv-olympics-greek-financial-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Russian UFO hunters search skies :: Nearly 50 Russian UFO hunters are camping on the shores of Lake Baikal as part of an expedition hoping to find evidence of UFO activity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19112919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudi woman makes Olympic history :: Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19111548

Nasa names post-shuttle shortlist :: Nasa selects three companies to help develop launch systems that can take people to the International Space Station.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19118764#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 28 July - 3 August 2012 :: News photos: 28 July - 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India cuts airwave auction base price, still industry "disappointed" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pukWyhEHc1w/india-telecoms-auction-2g-idINDEE8720AB20120803

The cinematic city: Hitchcock's London :: London's East End is well known for its dark past, from Jack the Ripper to notorious 1960s gangsters the Krays, so it is no surprise that the area was also the birthplace of the creator of some of Hollywood's most famous scary movies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/alfred-hitchcocks-london/index.html?eref�ition

Korean rap 'Gangnam style' :: South Korean rapper Park Jae Sang, also known as "PSY" has released a new music video that has gone viral.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/02/wr-gangnam-style-goes-viral-in-rap-video.cnn?eref�ition

Seven of the week's best reads :: Seven of the week's best reads from around the web
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19117887#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Greek runner must pay for herself :: The Greek economic crisis means marathon runner Tina Kefalas must pay for her own training. CNN's Jim Boulden reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/08/03/boulden-oly-greek-marathon.cnn?eref�ition

04-Aug-2012 23:15 Olympic

Oscar Pistorius achieves Olympic dream, advances to 400-meter semifinal (+ ... - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Olympics/2012/0804/Oscar-Pistorius-achieves-Olympic-dream-advances-to-400-meter-semifinal-video

St. Kitts sprinter Kim Collins sent home from London Olympics for missing training - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/former-100-meter-world-champion-kim-collins-disciplined-by-team-dropped-from-olympics-race/2012/08/04/eae8a5f6-de2d-11e1-8ad1-909913931f71_story.html

Column: Pistorius Revolutionizes Olympic Notions :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�aec359d4258ffe81c5a139aa1d0729

Usain Bolt leads red-hot Olympic 100M men's field - Toronto Sun :: http://www.torontosun.com/2012/08/04/usain-bolt-leads-red-hot-olympic-100m-mens-field

'Blade Runner' Makes Olympic History :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i.4195df24637666b773e781c0c5f717

Federer's Endless Summer :: Roger Federer has written so much history on the Wimbledon lawn but his Olympic semifinal win still felt uncharted. In fact, the whole week has felt uncharted, writes Jason Gay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567474109993402.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

WRAPUP 5-Olympics-Bolt struts into Games on "gold rush" day :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v2e0zq-kIsA/oly-wrap-day-idUSL6E8J3PA720120804

'Blade Runner' Makes His Olympic Debut :: Oscar Pistorius was already a sensation when he stepped onto the track. Then he asserted his place by qualifying for the men's 400-meter semis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577568630297722276.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For U.S. Swimmers, a Gold Rush :: As if they hadn't amassed enough gaudy jewelry in these Olympics, Missy Franklin and Michael Phelps broke out yet another dazzling display Friday night in the pool.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577567314133967908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Olympic athletes ready for 'Super Saturday' medal bonanza - CNN International :: http://www.cnn.com/2012/08/04/sport/olympic-day-wrap/

Best Olympics Photos of the Week: July 28-Aug. 3 :: From the pool to the gymnasium to the paddock and the river, the best shots from an Olympic week.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567483939688016.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Missy Franklin, Olympic Radical :: Missy Franklin isn't just an athlete who questions the conventional doctrine of Olympic stardom: She's basically a radical—a raving Bolshevik in swim goggles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577557402792688284.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

More Questions with Michael Phelps :: TIME's interview with the Olympic swimmer continues on Time.com. Read these extra questions with Michael Phelps
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1612765,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

North Korea Allows Games on TV :: North Korea is allowing five hours of daily coverage of the London Olympics to be shown on its TV network—a length of coverage unusual for the closed country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577564873734096722.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


Olympic

04-Aug-2012 22:12

In pictures: Portraits of 1960s Ivory Coast :: The work of Clic Clac Baby
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19080876#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w8F1uiJ3YTs/us-samsung-note-idUSBRE87203P20120803

12 more British quirks in 212 words for 2012 visitors :: After a huge response to our piece on British quirks, here's a selection of readers' own observations.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19093328#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rover on course for Mars landing :: The US space agency says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19107577#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Error leads to early exam results :: A blunder has allowed some pupils to find out their exam results several days early, BBC Scotland learns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-19102397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Web inventor: 'This is for everyone' :: The tweet by Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, at the Olympic opening ceremony, sets the tone for what has been dubbed the first "social media Games."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/tim-berners-lee-olympics-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Private schools 'dominate sport' :: Britain's Olympic chief says it is "wholly unacceptable" that so many top athletes have been privately educated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19109724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legal threat over 'Metro' name :: Microsoft has been forced to stop calling the Windows 8 interface 'Metro' because of potential legal problems.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19108952#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trust warning over patient care :: A cash-strapped hospital trust is told to improve standards of patient care at Dewsbury and District Hospital following an inspection by the health watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-19109380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speculation over 'Lords retreat' :: Liberal Democrat sources say reform of the House of Lords is "non-negotiable", amid reports David Cameron is to abandon plans for electing members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19108441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympic ticket alert feed blocked :: The man behind unofficial alerts that tell people which Olympic tickets are available is "shell-shocked" by it being blocked.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19112520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 3 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US farmer destroys police cars :: A man in the US state of Vermont who had been facing a minor drugs charge is now in more serious trouble after driving a tractor over seven police cars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19112837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Benefit rules 'threaten refuges' :: A charity that runs refuges for victims of domestic violence warns it will have to close every one of its centres, and that women will die, because of planned changes to benefit rules.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19114813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Billie Piper for National Theatre :: Billie Piper is to make her stage debut at the National Theatre in a new play by Enron playwright Lucy Prebble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19109313#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK banks 'detached from society' :: Banks became "detached from society" and still need to reconnect with their customers, the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland admits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19107542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Parents guilty of 'honour killing' :: Iftikhar, 52, and Farzana Ahmed, 49, have been sentenced to life in prison, with each to serve a minimum of 25 years, for the 2003 murder of their daughter Shafilea.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19112932#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Strong yen batters Japanese firms :: Two well-known electronics brands fall hard as investors sell off stock. CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/inocencio-wbt-sharp-earnings.cnn?eref�ition

Muamba: I've played again :: Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed during a March game, discusses his first football game since the heart attack. Muamba is getting medical advice in hopes of returning to the field.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/02/sport/football/football-muamba-return/index.html?eref�ition

Hunger Games: Eat like an Olympian :: Top athletes spend years honing their bodies to perfection, scrupulously eating the right foods, avoiding the wrong ones ... and then they must resist the free fast food in the Olympic village. How do they do it?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/sport/olympics-nutrition-phelps-blake/index.html?eref�ition

Greek crisis taints London Games :: Elinda Labropoulou explains how the Greek financial crisis is taking a toll on London Games athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/intv-olympics-greek-financial-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Pussy Riot Trial: A Kangaroo Court Goes on a Witch Hunt - TIME :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNH2mAo-fL389SDQggxuA6H6uO9Cdg&url=http://world.time.com/2012/08/02/russias-pussy-riot-trial-a-kangaroo-court-goes-on-a-witch-hunt/

VIDEO: Russian UFO hunters search skies :: Nearly 50 Russian UFO hunters are camping on the shores of Lake Baikal as part of an expedition hoping to find evidence of UFO activity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19112919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudi woman makes Olympic history :: Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19111548

Nasa names post-shuttle shortlist :: Nasa selects three companies to help develop launch systems that can take people to the International Space Station.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19118764#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 28 July - 3 August 2012 :: News photos: 28 July - 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India cuts airwave auction base price, still industry "disappointed" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pukWyhEHc1w/india-telecoms-auction-2g-idINDEE8720AB20120803

The cinematic city: Hitchcock's London :: London's East End is well known for its dark past, from Jack the Ripper to notorious 1960s gangsters the Krays, so it is no surprise that the area was also the birthplace of the creator of some of Hollywood's most famous scary movies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/alfred-hitchcocks-london/index.html?eref�ition

Korean rap 'Gangnam style' :: South Korean rapper Park Jae Sang, also known as "PSY" has released a new music video that has gone viral.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/02/wr-gangnam-style-goes-viral-in-rap-video.cnn?eref�ition

Seven of the week's best reads :: Seven of the week's best reads from around the web
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19117887#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

04-Aug-2012 22:12 10

YouTube Cranks Up Channel Spending :: Google said it will put another $200 million into its YouTube channel experiment as it attempts to upgrade its content from simple user-generated videos and to lure more viewers and advertising.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577549632241258356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Test May Lower Risk of Hip-Fracture Complications :: A simple blood test could reduce the risk of complications and death in older people with hip fractures.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553240225419120.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Tagged.com: The World's Most Annoying Website :: Got Tagged? You're not alone. One sucker's embarrassing tale
http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1903810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Two Scoops of Ube :: Microcreameries churn out ever stranger flavors
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2121079,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

St. Kitts sprinter Kim Collins sent home from London Olympics for missing training - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/former-100-meter-world-champion-kim-collins-disciplined-by-team-dropped-from-olympics-race/2012/08/04/eae8a5f6-de2d-11e1-8ad1-909913931f71_story.html

Parties Feast on Chick-fil-A Feud :: When Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy restated his belief in traditional marriage several days ago, the ensuing hoopla gave Republicans a chance to refuel a debate on free speech and religious liberty.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567383759408336.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Brand confronted with junkie past - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/news/brand-confronted-with-junkie-past/story-fnejlvvj-1226443100063

NASA's Mars rover searches for life - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/breaking-news/nasas-mars-rover-searches-for-life/story-fn3dxix6-1226443100481

Fears grow over missing girl, 12 - WalesOnline :: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/uk-news/2012/08/04/fears-grow-over-missing-girl-12-91466-31551003/

Federer's Endless Summer :: Roger Federer has written so much history on the Wimbledon lawn but his Olympic semifinal win still felt uncharted. In fact, the whole week has felt uncharted, writes Jason Gay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567474109993402.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Syrian artillery, aircraft pound rebels in Aleppo :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jkO1a26q27c/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120804

Decoding the Science of Sleep :: In today's always-on economy, we're tired like never before. How did we get this far away from our most basic, ancient habits? And how can we get back on track?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577565781327694346.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Blade Runner' Makes His Olympic Debut :: Oscar Pistorius was already a sensation when he stepped onto the track. Then he asserted his place by qualifying for the men's 400-meter semis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577568630297722276.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Secrets Are Revealed During Trial :: Apple, one of the world's most secretive companies, is finding a price in pushing its grievances against Samsung: disclosure.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567421840745452.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rebels fill Aleppo power vacuum, some disapprove :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K38CTZ10_WU/us-syria-crisis-rebels-idUSBRE8730BZ20120804

The Ticket Mess Has a New Martyr :: All Adam Naisbitt wanted was to buy his fiancée tickets for Olympic gymnastics events. He has wound up a martyr for one of London's most aggrieved demographics: the thousands unable to buy tickets for the Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577567153758491364.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Madrid Hints at a Possible Bailout :: Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy suggested for the first time he could consider requesting support from the euro zone's bailout fund.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567020462042862.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

For U.S. Swimmers, a Gold Rush :: As if they hadn't amassed enough gaudy jewelry in these Olympics, Missy Franklin and Michael Phelps broke out yet another dazzling display Friday night in the pool.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577567314133967908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Job Gains Spark Stock Rally :: July's stronger-than-expected job gains sent stocks soaring and eased fears that the U.S. is veering into recession, but the broader picture remains one of an economy stuck in low gear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577566790169187310.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.N. Condemns Syria's Campaign :: The United Nations General Assembly reprimanded Syria for its use of heavy weaponry against its civilians in a largely symbolic vote.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577566510653634828.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Avoiding Estate-Tax Traps :: Are you married? Put a copy of this column with the "valuable documents file" you're leaving for your heirs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577563310864342868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tech That Makes Drivers Into Gods :: With its latest street car, Ferrari has again used a blowtorch of code-writing to loosen the bolts of physics, says Dan Neil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577561541582626950.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Immigration-Policy Details Emerge :: The Obama administration revealed details of its sweeping immigration program, an initiative that is prompting nonprofit organizations to ramp up efforts to help potential beneficiaries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567441019730890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: The Life of the Party :: DECLARATIONS



What Bill Clinton could add to the Obama re-election effort.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577565393495544010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Donald Boudreaux: Was Milton Friedman a Secret Admirer of Keynes? :: Liberals misread the great free-market scholar in order to hijack his legacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577563013539649838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How Bias Heats Up the Warming Debate :: Matt Ridley on confirmation bias and global warming, looking at new statements by Richard Muller and Anthony Watts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444405804577558973445002552.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Martin Peretz: From Truman to McGovern to Obama :: As publisher of the New Republic Martin Peretz helped return the Democratic Party from its anti-Vietnam excesses to the foreign-policy center. Now he laments that the president he supported in 2008 gets the U.N., the Arab world and Israel all wrong.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443570904577547243291264110.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best Olympics Photos of the Week: July 28-Aug. 3 :: From the pool to the gymnasium to the paddock and the river, the best shots from an Olympic week.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567483939688016.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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04-Aug-2012 21:12

In pictures: Portraits of 1960s Ivory Coast :: The work of Clic Clac Baby
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19080876#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w8F1uiJ3YTs/us-samsung-note-idUSBRE87203P20120803

12 more British quirks in 212 words for 2012 visitors :: After a huge response to our piece on British quirks, here's a selection of readers' own observations.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19093328#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rover on course for Mars landing :: The US space agency says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19107577#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jackson will share guardianship :: A court in Los Angeles reinstates Michael Jackson's mother Katherine as guardian of his three children, along with their cousin TJ.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19108598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Error leads to early exam results :: A blunder has allowed some pupils to find out their exam results several days early, BBC Scotland learns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-19102397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Web inventor: 'This is for everyone' :: The tweet by Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, at the Olympic opening ceremony, sets the tone for what has been dubbed the first "social media Games."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/tim-berners-lee-olympics-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Private schools 'dominate sport' :: Britain's Olympic chief says it is "wholly unacceptable" that so many top athletes have been privately educated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19109724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legal threat over 'Metro' name :: Microsoft has been forced to stop calling the Windows 8 interface 'Metro' because of potential legal problems.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19108952#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trust warning over patient care :: A cash-strapped hospital trust is told to improve standards of patient care at Dewsbury and District Hospital following an inspection by the health watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-19109380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speculation over 'Lords retreat' :: Liberal Democrat sources say reform of the House of Lords is "non-negotiable", amid reports David Cameron is to abandon plans for electing members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19108441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympic ticket alert feed blocked :: The man behind unofficial alerts that tell people which Olympic tickets are available is "shell-shocked" by it being blocked.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19112520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 3 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US farmer destroys police cars :: A man in the US state of Vermont who had been facing a minor drugs charge is now in more serious trouble after driving a tractor over seven police cars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19112837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Benefit rules 'threaten refuges' :: A charity that runs refuges for victims of domestic violence warns it will have to close every one of its centres, and that women will die, because of planned changes to benefit rules.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19114813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Billie Piper for National Theatre :: Billie Piper is to make her stage debut at the National Theatre in a new play by Enron playwright Lucy Prebble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19109313#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK banks 'detached from society' :: Banks became "detached from society" and still need to reconnect with their customers, the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland admits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19107542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Parents guilty of 'honour killing' :: Iftikhar, 52, and Farzana Ahmed, 49, have been sentenced to life in prison, with each to serve a minimum of 25 years, for the 2003 murder of their daughter Shafilea.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19112932#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Strong yen batters Japanese firms :: Two well-known electronics brands fall hard as investors sell off stock. CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/inocencio-wbt-sharp-earnings.cnn?eref�ition

Muamba: I've played again :: Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed during a March game, discusses his first football game since the heart attack. Muamba is getting medical advice in hopes of returning to the field.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/02/sport/football/football-muamba-return/index.html?eref�ition

Hunger Games: Eat like an Olympian :: Top athletes spend years honing their bodies to perfection, scrupulously eating the right foods, avoiding the wrong ones ... and then they must resist the free fast food in the Olympic village. How do they do it?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/sport/olympics-nutrition-phelps-blake/index.html?eref�ition

Greek crisis taints London Games :: Elinda Labropoulou explains how the Greek financial crisis is taking a toll on London Games athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/intv-olympics-greek-financial-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Pussy Riot Trial: A Kangaroo Court Goes on a Witch Hunt - TIME :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNH2mAo-fL389SDQggxuA6H6uO9Cdg&url=http://world.time.com/2012/08/02/russias-pussy-riot-trial-a-kangaroo-court-goes-on-a-witch-hunt/

VIDEO: Russian UFO hunters search skies :: Nearly 50 Russian UFO hunters are camping on the shores of Lake Baikal as part of an expedition hoping to find evidence of UFO activity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19112919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudi woman makes Olympic history :: Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19111548

Nasa names post-shuttle shortlist :: Nasa selects three companies to help develop launch systems that can take people to the International Space Station.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19118764#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 28 July - 3 August 2012 :: News photos: 28 July - 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India cuts airwave auction base price, still industry "disappointed" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pukWyhEHc1w/india-telecoms-auction-2g-idINDEE8720AB20120803

The cinematic city: Hitchcock's London :: London's East End is well known for its dark past, from Jack the Ripper to notorious 1960s gangsters the Krays, so it is no surprise that the area was also the birthplace of the creator of some of Hollywood's most famous scary movies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/alfred-hitchcocks-london/index.html?eref�ition

Korean rap 'Gangnam style' :: South Korean rapper Park Jae Sang, also known as "PSY" has released a new music video that has gone viral.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/02/wr-gangnam-style-goes-viral-in-rap-video.cnn?eref�ition

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YouTube Cranks Up Channel Spending :: Google said it will put another $200 million into its YouTube channel experiment as it attempts to upgrade its content from simple user-generated videos and to lure more viewers and advertising.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577549632241258356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Test May Lower Risk of Hip-Fracture Complications :: A simple blood test could reduce the risk of complications and death in older people with hip fractures.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577553240225419120.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Tagged.com: The World's Most Annoying Website :: Got Tagged? You're not alone. One sucker's embarrassing tale
http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1903810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Two Scoops of Ube :: Microcreameries churn out ever stranger flavors
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2121079,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Photo by PAUL HANNA/Reuters 6 hours ago - Yahoo! Eurosport UK :: http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/photos/britains-ed-clancy-geraint-thomas-steven-burke-peter-photo-102711084--spt.html

Federer's Endless Summer :: Roger Federer has written so much history on the Wimbledon lawn but his Olympic semifinal win still felt uncharted. In fact, the whole week has felt uncharted, writes Jason Gay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567474109993402.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Lightning Bolt set to heat up 100m event - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/sports/Lightning%2BBolt%2Bheat%2B100m%2Bevent/7042854/story.html

Syrian artillery, aircraft pound rebels in Aleppo :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jkO1a26q27c/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120804

Decoding the Science of Sleep :: In today's always-on economy, we're tired like never before. How did we get this far away from our most basic, ancient habits? And how can we get back on track?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577565781327694346.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Blade Runner' Makes His Olympic Debut :: Oscar Pistorius was already a sensation when he stepped onto the track. Then he asserted his place by qualifying for the men's 400-meter semis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577568630297722276.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

David Simpson: Pilot accused of African massacre, tells of his joy at being ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2183610/David-Simpson-Pilot-accused-African-massacre-tells-joy-released-jail.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

Apple Secrets Are Revealed During Trial :: Apple, one of the world's most secretive companies, is finding a price in pushing its grievances against Samsung: disclosure.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567421840745452.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rebels fill Aleppo power vacuum, some disapprove :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K38CTZ10_WU/us-syria-crisis-rebels-idUSBRE8730BZ20120804

The Ticket Mess Has a New Martyr :: All Adam Naisbitt wanted was to buy his fiancée tickets for Olympic gymnastics events. He has wound up a martyr for one of London's most aggrieved demographics: the thousands unable to buy tickets for the Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577567153758491364.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Madrid Hints at a Possible Bailout :: Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy suggested for the first time he could consider requesting support from the euro zone's bailout fund.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567020462042862.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Parties Feast on Chick-fil-A Feud :: When Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy restated his belief in traditional marriage several days ago, the ensuing hoopla gave Republicans a chance to refuel a debate on free speech and religious liberty.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567383759408336.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For U.S. Swimmers, a Gold Rush :: As if they hadn't amassed enough gaudy jewelry in these Olympics, Missy Franklin and Michael Phelps broke out yet another dazzling display Friday night in the pool.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577567314133967908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Job Gains Spark Stock Rally :: July's stronger-than-expected job gains sent stocks soaring and eased fears that the U.S. is veering into recession, but the broader picture remains one of an economy stuck in low gear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577566790169187310.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.N. Condemns Syria's Campaign :: The United Nations General Assembly reprimanded Syria for its use of heavy weaponry against its civilians in a largely symbolic vote.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577566510653634828.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Avoiding Estate-Tax Traps :: Are you married? Put a copy of this column with the "valuable documents file" you're leaving for your heirs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577563310864342868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tech That Makes Drivers Into Gods :: With its latest street car, Ferrari has again used a blowtorch of code-writing to loosen the bolts of physics, says Dan Neil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577561541582626950.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Immigration-Policy Details Emerge :: The Obama administration revealed details of its sweeping immigration program, an initiative that is prompting nonprofit organizations to ramp up efforts to help potential beneficiaries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567441019730890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: The Life of the Party :: DECLARATIONS



What Bill Clinton could add to the Obama re-election effort.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577565393495544010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Donald Boudreaux: Was Milton Friedman a Secret Admirer of Keynes? :: Liberals misread the great free-market scholar in order to hijack his legacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577563013539649838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Martin Peretz: From Truman to McGovern to Obama :: As publisher of the New Republic Martin Peretz helped return the Democratic Party from its anti-Vietnam excesses to the foreign-policy center. Now he laments that the president he supported in 2008 gets the U.N., the Arab world and Israel all wrong.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443570904577547243291264110.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best Olympics Photos of the Week: July 28-Aug. 3 :: From the pool to the gymnasium to the paddock and the river, the best shots from an Olympic week.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567483939688016.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Coming to a State Near You :: Ravitch and Volcker expose the growing state fiscal crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577553172506961212.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Missy Franklin, Olympic Radical :: Missy Franklin isn't just an athlete who questions the conventional doctrine of Olympic stardom: She's basically a radical—a raving Bolshevik in swim goggles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577557402792688284.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


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04-Aug-2012 20:10

In pictures: Portraits of 1960s Ivory Coast :: The work of Clic Clac Baby
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19080876#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w8F1uiJ3YTs/us-samsung-note-idUSBRE87203P20120803

12 more British quirks in 212 words for 2012 visitors :: After a huge response to our piece on British quirks, here's a selection of readers' own observations.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19093328#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rover on course for Mars landing :: The US space agency says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19107577#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jackson will share guardianship :: A court in Los Angeles reinstates Michael Jackson's mother Katherine as guardian of his three children, along with their cousin TJ.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19108598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Error leads to early exam results :: A blunder has allowed some pupils to find out their exam results several days early, BBC Scotland learns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-19102397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Web inventor: 'This is for everyone' :: The tweet by Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, at the Olympic opening ceremony, sets the tone for what has been dubbed the first "social media Games."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/tim-berners-lee-olympics-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Private schools 'dominate sport' :: Britain's Olympic chief says it is "wholly unacceptable" that so many top athletes have been privately educated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19109724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legal threat over 'Metro' name :: Microsoft has been forced to stop calling the Windows 8 interface 'Metro' because of potential legal problems.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19108952#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trust warning over patient care :: A cash-strapped hospital trust is told to improve standards of patient care at Dewsbury and District Hospital following an inspection by the health watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-19109380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speculation over 'Lords retreat' :: Liberal Democrat sources say reform of the House of Lords is "non-negotiable", amid reports David Cameron is to abandon plans for electing members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19108441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympic ticket alert feed blocked :: The man behind unofficial alerts that tell people which Olympic tickets are available is "shell-shocked" by it being blocked.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19112520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 3 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US farmer destroys police cars :: A man in the US state of Vermont who had been facing a minor drugs charge is now in more serious trouble after driving a tractor over seven police cars.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19112837#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Benefit rules 'threaten refuges' :: A charity that runs refuges for victims of domestic violence warns it will have to close every one of its centres, and that women will die, because of planned changes to benefit rules.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19114813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Billie Piper for National Theatre :: Billie Piper is to make her stage debut at the National Theatre in a new play by Enron playwright Lucy Prebble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19109313#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK banks 'detached from society' :: Banks became "detached from society" and still need to reconnect with their customers, the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland admits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19107542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Parents guilty of 'honour killing' :: Iftikhar, 52, and Farzana Ahmed, 49, have been sentenced to life in prison, with each to serve a minimum of 25 years, for the 2003 murder of their daughter Shafilea.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19112932#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Strong yen batters Japanese firms :: Two well-known electronics brands fall hard as investors sell off stock. CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/inocencio-wbt-sharp-earnings.cnn?eref�ition

Muamba: I've played again :: Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed during a March game, discusses his first football game since the heart attack. Muamba is getting medical advice in hopes of returning to the field.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/02/sport/football/football-muamba-return/index.html?eref�ition

Hunger Games: Eat like an Olympian :: Top athletes spend years honing their bodies to perfection, scrupulously eating the right foods, avoiding the wrong ones ... and then they must resist the free fast food in the Olympic village. How do they do it?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/sport/olympics-nutrition-phelps-blake/index.html?eref�ition

Greek crisis taints London Games :: Elinda Labropoulou explains how the Greek financial crisis is taking a toll on London Games athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/intv-olympics-greek-financial-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Pussy Riot Trial: A Kangaroo Court Goes on a Witch Hunt - TIME :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNH2mAo-fL389SDQggxuA6H6uO9Cdg&url=http://world.time.com/2012/08/02/russias-pussy-riot-trial-a-kangaroo-court-goes-on-a-witch-hunt/

VIDEO: Russian UFO hunters search skies :: Nearly 50 Russian UFO hunters are camping on the shores of Lake Baikal as part of an expedition hoping to find evidence of UFO activity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19112919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudi woman makes Olympic history :: Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19111548

Dong Dong delivers trampoline win :: China's Dong Dong adds Olympic men's trampoline gold to his two world titles at London 2012, outscoring Russia's Dmitry Ushakov.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/18916528

Nasa names post-shuttle shortlist :: Nasa selects three companies to help develop launch systems that can take people to the International Space Station.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19118764#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 28 July - 3 August 2012 :: News photos: 28 July - 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India cuts airwave auction base price, still industry "disappointed" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pukWyhEHc1w/india-telecoms-auction-2g-idINDEE8720AB20120803

The cinematic city: Hitchcock's London :: London's East End is well known for its dark past, from Jack the Ripper to notorious 1960s gangsters the Krays, so it is no surprise that the area was also the birthplace of the creator of some of Hollywood's most famous scary movies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/alfred-hitchcocks-london/index.html?eref�ition

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YouTube Cranks Up Channel Spending :: Google said it will put another $200 million into its YouTube channel experiment as it attempts to upgrade its content from simple user-generated videos and to lure more viewers and advertising.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577549632241258356.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Tagged.com: The World's Most Annoying Website :: Got Tagged? You're not alone. One sucker's embarrassing tale
http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1903810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Daniel Schwammenthal: Brussels's Hezbollah Blinders :: The pioneers of Islamist suicide bombings can still organize, recruit and raise funds in Europe.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577563151864043044.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Two Scoops of Ube :: Microcreameries churn out ever stranger flavors
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2121079,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Bolt favourite to retain 100m crown - Coe - euronews :: http://www.euronews.com/sport/1610186-bolt-favourite-to-retain-100m-crown-coe/

Decoding the Science of Sleep :: In today's always-on economy, we're tired like never before. How did we get this far away from our most basic, ancient habits? And how can we get back on track?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577565781327694346.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syrian artillery, aircraft pound rebels in Aleppo :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jkO1a26q27c/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120804

'Blade Runner' Makes His Olympic Debut :: Oscar Pistorius was already a sensation when he stepped onto the track. Then he asserted his place by qualifying for the men's 400-meter semis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577568630297722276.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Secrets Are Revealed During Trial :: Apple, one of the world's most secretive companies, is finding a price in pushing its grievances against Samsung: disclosure.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567421840745452.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rebels fill Aleppo power vacuum, some disapprove :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K38CTZ10_WU/us-syria-crisis-rebels-idUSBRE8730BZ20120804

The Ticket Mess Has a New Martyr :: All Adam Naisbitt wanted was to buy his fiancée tickets for Olympic gymnastics events. He has wound up a martyr for one of London's most aggrieved demographics: the thousands unable to buy tickets for the Games.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443866404577567153758491364.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Madrid Hints at a Possible Bailout :: Spanish Prime Minister Rajoy suggested for the first time he could consider requesting support from the euro zone's bailout fund.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567020462042862.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Parties Feast on Chick-fil-A Feud :: When Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy restated his belief in traditional marriage several days ago, the ensuing hoopla gave Republicans a chance to refuel a debate on free speech and religious liberty.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567383759408336.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For U.S. Swimmers, a Gold Rush :: As if they hadn't amassed enough gaudy jewelry in these Olympics, Missy Franklin and Michael Phelps broke out yet another dazzling display Friday night in the pool.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577567314133967908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Federer's Endless Summer :: Roger Federer has written so much history on the Wimbledon lawn but his Olympic semifinal win still felt uncharted. In fact, the whole week has felt uncharted, writes Jason Gay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567474109993402.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Federer Outlasts del Potro in Tennis Marathon :: In one of the longest matches in Olympic tennis history Switzerland's Federer outlasted Argentina's del Potro 3-6, 7-6, 19-17 in a four-hour, 26-minute marathon. He will face England's Murray in the final, a Wimbledon rematch.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577567080535754126.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Job Gains Spark Stock Rally :: July's stronger-than-expected job gains sent stocks soaring and eased fears that the U.S. is veering into recession, but the broader picture remains one of an economy stuck in low gear.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577566790169187310.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.N. Condemns Syria's Campaign :: The United Nations General Assembly reprimanded Syria for its use of heavy weaponry against its civilians in a largely symbolic vote.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577566510653634828.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Avoiding Estate-Tax Traps :: Are you married? Put a copy of this column with the "valuable documents file" you're leaving for your heirs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577563310864342868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tech That Makes Drivers Into Gods :: With its latest street car, Ferrari has again used a blowtorch of code-writing to loosen the bolts of physics, says Dan Neil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577561541582626950.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Immigration-Policy Details Emerge :: The Obama administration revealed details of its sweeping immigration program, an initiative that is prompting nonprofit organizations to ramp up efforts to help potential beneficiaries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577567441019730890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: The Life of the Party :: DECLARATIONS



What Bill Clinton could add to the Obama re-election effort.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444320704577565393495544010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Donald Boudreaux: Was Milton Friedman a Secret Admirer of Keynes? :: Liberals misread the great free-market scholar in order to hijack his legacy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577563013539649838.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Martin Peretz: From Truman to McGovern to Obama :: As publisher of the New Republic Martin Peretz helped return the Democratic Party from its anti-Vietnam excesses to the foreign-policy center. Now he laments that the president he supported in 2008 gets the U.N., the Arab world and Israel all wrong.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443570904577547243291264110.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best Olympics Photos of the Week: July 28-Aug. 3 :: From the pool to the gymnasium to the paddock and the river, the best shots from an Olympic week.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443687504577567483939688016.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Missy Franklin, Olympic Radical :: Missy Franklin isn't just an athlete who questions the conventional doctrine of Olympic stardom: She's basically a radical—a raving Bolshevik in swim goggles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444226904577557402792688284.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A Midsummer Grand Aioli :: This reworking of a classic Provençal feast offers an abundance of seafood—and reasons to load up on the delicious garlicky sauce.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444464304577537193734833440.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

50 Coolest Websites: Shopping :: Here you'll find a price-oriented search engine and the best place to buy shoes; a far-reaching travel portal and prime ground for gag gifts.
http://www.time.com/time/business/article/0,8599,1073341,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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In pictures: Portraits of 1960s Ivory Coast :: The work of Clic Clac Baby
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19080876#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung to unveil new Galaxy Note in late August :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w8F1uiJ3YTs/us-samsung-note-idUSBRE87203P20120803

12 more British quirks in 212 words for 2012 visitors :: After a huge response to our piece on British quirks, here's a selection of readers' own observations.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19093328#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rover on course for Mars landing :: The US space agency says the big robot rover it is sending to Mars looks in excellent shape for its Monday (GMT) landing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19107577#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jackson will share guardianship :: A court in Los Angeles reinstates Michael Jackson's mother Katherine as guardian of his three children, along with their cousin TJ.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19108598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Error leads to early exam results :: A blunder has allowed some pupils to find out their exam results several days early, BBC Scotland learns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-19102397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Web inventor: 'This is for everyone' :: The tweet by Tim Berners-Lee, the founder of the World Wide Web, at the Olympic opening ceremony, sets the tone for what has been dubbed the first "social media Games."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/tim-berners-lee-olympics-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Private schools 'dominate sport' :: Britain's Olympic chief says it is "wholly unacceptable" that so many top athletes have been privately educated.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19109724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legal threat over 'Metro' name :: Microsoft has been forced to stop calling the Windows 8 interface 'Metro' because of potential legal problems.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19108952#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trust warning over patient care :: A cash-strapped hospital trust is told to improve standards of patient care at Dewsbury and District Hospital following an inspection by the health watchdog.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leeds-19109380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speculation over 'Lords retreat' :: Liberal Democrat sources say reform of the House of Lords is "non-negotiable", amid reports David Cameron is to abandon plans for electing members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19108441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympic ticket alert feed blocked :: The man behind unofficial alerts that tell people which Olympic tickets are available is "shell-shocked" by it being blocked.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19112520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 3 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Benefit rules 'threaten refuges' :: A charity that runs refuges for victims of domestic violence warns it will have to close every one of its centres, and that women will die, because of planned changes to benefit rules.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-19114813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Billie Piper for National Theatre :: Billie Piper is to make her stage debut at the National Theatre in a new play by Enron playwright Lucy Prebble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19109313#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK banks 'detached from society' :: Banks became "detached from society" and still need to reconnect with their customers, the chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland admits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19107542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Parents guilty of 'honour killing' :: Iftikhar, 52, and Farzana Ahmed, 49, have been sentenced to life in prison, with each to serve a minimum of 25 years, for the 2003 murder of their daughter Shafilea.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19112932#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Strong yen batters Japanese firms :: Two well-known electronics brands fall hard as investors sell off stock. CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/inocencio-wbt-sharp-earnings.cnn?eref�ition

Muamba: I've played again :: Fabrice Muamba, who collapsed during a March game, discusses his first football game since the heart attack. Muamba is getting medical advice in hopes of returning to the field.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/02/sport/football/football-muamba-return/index.html?eref�ition

Hunger Games: Eat like an Olympian :: Top athletes spend years honing their bodies to perfection, scrupulously eating the right foods, avoiding the wrong ones ... and then they must resist the free fast food in the Olympic village. How do they do it?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/sport/olympics-nutrition-phelps-blake/index.html?eref�ition

Greek crisis taints London Games :: Elinda Labropoulou explains how the Greek financial crisis is taking a toll on London Games athletes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/03/intv-olympics-greek-financial-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Pussy Riot Trial: A Kangaroo Court Goes on a Witch Hunt - TIME :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNH2mAo-fL389SDQggxuA6H6uO9Cdg&url=http://world.time.com/2012/08/02/russias-pussy-riot-trial-a-kangaroo-court-goes-on-a-witch-hunt/

VIDEO: Russian UFO hunters search skies :: Nearly 50 Russian UFO hunters are camping on the shores of Lake Baikal as part of an expedition hoping to find evidence of UFO activity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19112919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudi woman makes Olympic history :: Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/19111548

Dong Dong delivers trampoline win :: China's Dong Dong adds Olympic men's trampoline gold to his two world titles at London 2012, outscoring Russia's Dmitry Ushakov.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/18916528

Nasa names post-shuttle shortlist :: Nasa selects three companies to help develop launch systems that can take people to the International Space Station.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19118764#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 28 July - 3 August 2012 :: News photos: 28 July - 3 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19109104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India cuts airwave auction base price, still industry "disappointed" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pukWyhEHc1w/india-telecoms-auction-2g-idINDEE8720AB20120803

The cinematic city: Hitchcock's London :: London's East End is well known for its dark past, from Jack the Ripper to notorious 1960s gangsters the Krays, so it is no surprise that the area was also the birthplace of the creator of some of Hollywood's most famous scary movies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/03/world/europe/alfred-hitchcocks-london/index.html?eref�ition

Korean rap 'Gangnam style' :: South Korean rapper Park Jae Sang, also known as "PSY" has released a new music video that has gone viral.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/02/wr-gangnam-style-goes-viral-in-rap-video.cnn?eref�ition