Wednesday, August 15, 2012

15-Aug-2012 23:33

In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19208480#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19192722#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19238324#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 13 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19243022#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conflict timeline ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/14/world/meast/syria-timeline/index.html?eref�ition

Olympic killjoys out in the cold? :: The circus has come to town and the villagers are in a frenzy. The light fantastic opening, the displays of super-human strength, the heroes born under the united roar of the crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympic-naysayers/index.html?eref�ition

Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio :: "Even if I could physically do it ... I wouldn't want to go onto another Games because this has been as good as it can get at an Olympics," says Chris Hoy, Britain's champion cyclist.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympics-cycling-hoy-rio/index.html?eref�ition

Nigeria's 12-year wait for Olympic gold :: Gold medals are the pinnacle of achievement for the 36 Olympic sports contested at the Games. Athletes get one shot every four years to make history: but time, dedication, guile and application must combine for the opportunity to be seized. Sometimes, however, even this is not enough to be crowned the world's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/nigeria-olympics-gold-pettigrew-delay/index.html?eref�ition

Tutu: End Sudan's suffering now :: As South Sudan prepares to mark a year since independence, Desmond Tutu says the humanitarian situation must be addressed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/opinion/archbishop-tutu-south-sudan/index.html?eref�ition

'The Elders' seek action in Sudan :: Becky Anderson speaks to Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson about the situation in Sudan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/07/07/anderson-tutu-robinson-sudan.cnn?eref�ition

The 'Bieber' explanation :: What do the Higgs Boson and Justin Bieber have in common? A physicist's analogy helps explain the discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/god-particle-higgs-boson-bieber.cnn?eref�ition

What is Higgs boson?
:: Scientists say they are almost certain they have proven the existence of the Higgs boson -- a never-before-seen subatomic particle long thought to be a fundamental building block of the universe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/13/world/europe/higgs-boson-q-and-a/index.html?eref�ition

Physicist explains particle :: Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains the larger implications of the God Particle's discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/04/nr-intv-michio-kaku-higgs-boson.cnn?eref�ition

Focus turns to cruise industry :: It was one of the worst passenger ship disasters since the sinking of the Titanic a century ago. On January 13, the Costa Concordia was sailing a few hundred meters off the rocky Tuscan coastline of the island of Giglio.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/europe/costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Why cruiser sank :: CNN's Dan Rivers investigates what went wrong on the Costa Concordia and what the disaster means for the industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/covering-costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: The 'God particle' :: Photos: Searching for the 'God particle'
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/gallery/higgs-boson/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Farah ensures double gold :: Mo Farah has joined an illustrious list of athletes who have won 5000 meter and 10000 meter Olympic gold medals by beating off a late challenge to win the shorter distance race in front of a roaring home crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-farah-5000m-athletics/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico denies Brazil soccer gold :: Mexico scored the quickest goal in Olympic football history to ensure five-time World Cup winners Brazil miss out yet again on an Olympic gold medal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/football/football-olympic-brazil-mexico/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Deadly Iran quakes :: Two strong earthquakes hit north-western Iran
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19230221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to record :: Usain Bolt, the anchor of Jamaican sprinting success for the past six years, led his 4x100m relay team to a new World Record and in the process picked up his third gold for the second successive Olympic games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-jamaica-4x100m-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

S. Sudan marathoner makes history :: Guor Marial made his debut in the London Games on Sunday, a major accomplishment for the South Sudanese marathoner who ran as an independent in the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/12/sport/olympic-independent-runner/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. cyclist stripped of gold medal :: The International Olympic Committee has stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold due to doping and ordered him to return the medal that he won in the Athens Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-hamilton-doping/index.html?eref�ition

15-Aug-2012 23:33 10

Mars fans make viral video - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://cosmiclog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/08/15/13301004-mars-fans-make-viral-video?lite

How to Be a Better Procrastinator :: Don't be fooled: People who dawdle are often very productive. They just need to refine their delaying tactics, writes John Perry.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443537404577579033271214626.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Guard Shot at Conservative Group's Headquarters :: A security guard at the conservative Family Research Council here was shot Wednesday in an incident being probed as a possible case of domestic terrorism.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591380551150116.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How to Cope When Boss Is a Screamer :: Yelling is less tolerated in the workplace. But new ways of fighting, such as sharp emails, aren't always healthy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589302193682244.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Phoenix in the Grip of Unrelenting Heat :: Temperatures in Phoenix have reached at least 100 degrees for 31 consecutive days, stretching even the most elastic tolerance levels of residents there used to scorching summers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/us/unrelenting-heat-keeps-torrid-grip-on-phoenix.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Are We All Braggarts Now? :: The epidemic of boasting has gone viral, fueled by social media and a culture of unrelenting competition.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587091630924000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Scrabble Player Busted for Cheating at National Championship - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/scrabble-player-caught-cheating-national-championship/story?id%3D17010857

A Tablet With a Stylus and a Split Screen :: Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10.1 has two key features the iPad lacks—a stylus and a split-screen view.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589360259536578.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Inside Facebook's Push to Woo Advertisers :: Facebook executive Carolyn Everson has set in motion plans to convince the world's biggest brands that ads on the social network can indeed work—and to quantify how so.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577575351814047494.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Investors Pull Money from China :: Investors and companies are increasingly pulling money out of China and its currency in a vote of concern over its growth prospects, a development that could hinder Beijing's efforts to spark a turnaround.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589253328919714.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Penn State Warned on Accreditation :: Penn State's accreditation is "in jeopardy," one of the nation's primary accrediting groups warned the school, in the latest fallout from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589174048808462.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Julia Child Recipes Home Cooks Still Make :: Julia Child was born 100 years ago Wednesday, and many home cooks still have a recipe or two that, unlike her cassoulet, come together quickly and will always be a part of their repertory.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/dining/the-julia-child-recipes-home-cooks-still-make.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

How Japan Lost Its Electronics Crown :: Japan's electronics firms beat competitors to the market with breakthroughs from flat-panel TVs to advanced mobile phones. But now rivals have cashed in with faster improvements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577551972061864692.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Bullied Teen Who Got Plastic Surgery Ready to Forgive Tormentors :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10e807bbd80cbd50a7b54d4329fcb4

Syria's Former PM Urges Defection :: Syria's newly defected prime minister said he had been helpless to stop the regime's bloody crackdown against its opponents and urged other military and civilian officials to leave their posts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589100529695814.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Europe Contracts, Concerns Grow :: The euro zone's economy is shrinking, a development that threatens to worsen the global slowdown and intensify debate about Europe's attempts to restore confidence in the currency bloc.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577588483371390156.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Payments Network to Battle Google :: A group of merchants is expected to unveil plans to develop a mobile-payments network that would battle services from Google and others.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589523094336872.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Bedwetter Caucus :: GOP 'pros' trash the Republican ticket.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589262998551978.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Accuses Apple of Infringement :: Samsung defended against Apple's arguments that it had copied the iPhone, while accusing Apple of violating three Samsung patents as the high-stakes patent trial between the companies continues its second phase.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589512202287388.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Goodman: Why the Doctor Can't See You :: The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won't. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577578980699719356.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Notable & Quotable :: Thomas Sowell writes that the political mirage of something for nothing, from leaders who 'care,' has ruined many a nation.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589351078449014.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

John Deutch: The U.S. Natural-Gas Boom Will Transform the World :: North America's massive resources are going to shift market power away from OPEC and Russia and to consuming nations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577514622469426012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

What Eyes Reveal AboutYour Health :: With regular monitoring, eye doctors can be the first to spot certain medical conditions like lupus or risk for stroke.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587211317837868.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Joseph Rago: The Forgotten History of Ryan's Medicare Reform :: How the House budget chairman developed his premium-support concept, which was originally supported by Democrats. It's the only plan that won't send grandma over a cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577585690172683560.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped? :: In the past four weeks, four teenagers killed themselves after being harassed by schoolmates. Technology is quickly changing how kids bully one another. Here are some ways to stop the problem
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2024210,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Noonan: A Nation That Believes Nothing :: Romney doesn't need to talk about America becoming like Europe. He needs to warn us about America becoming like California.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577579571659026022.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Saving Jessie Arbogast :: INCIDENT AT PENSACOLA
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1000445,00.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

Photos of the Day: Aug. 13 :: In today's photos, a yoga guru protests corruption in India, a chicken crosses the road in Indiana, performers mug at the Olympics closing ceremony in London, and more.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587363437885428.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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15-Aug-2012 22:33

In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19208480#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19192722#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19238324#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 13 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19243022#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conflict timeline ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/14/world/meast/syria-timeline/index.html?eref�ition

Olympic killjoys out in the cold? :: The circus has come to town and the villagers are in a frenzy. The light fantastic opening, the displays of super-human strength, the heroes born under the united roar of the crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympic-naysayers/index.html?eref�ition

Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio :: "Even if I could physically do it ... I wouldn't want to go onto another Games because this has been as good as it can get at an Olympics," says Chris Hoy, Britain's champion cyclist.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympics-cycling-hoy-rio/index.html?eref�ition

Nigeria's 12-year wait for Olympic gold :: Gold medals are the pinnacle of achievement for the 36 Olympic sports contested at the Games. Athletes get one shot every four years to make history: but time, dedication, guile and application must combine for the opportunity to be seized. Sometimes, however, even this is not enough to be crowned the world's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/nigeria-olympics-gold-pettigrew-delay/index.html?eref�ition

Tutu: End Sudan's suffering now :: As South Sudan prepares to mark a year since independence, Desmond Tutu says the humanitarian situation must be addressed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/opinion/archbishop-tutu-south-sudan/index.html?eref�ition

'The Elders' seek action in Sudan :: Becky Anderson speaks to Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson about the situation in Sudan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/07/07/anderson-tutu-robinson-sudan.cnn?eref�ition

The 'Bieber' explanation :: What do the Higgs Boson and Justin Bieber have in common? A physicist's analogy helps explain the discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/god-particle-higgs-boson-bieber.cnn?eref�ition

What is Higgs boson?
:: Scientists say they are almost certain they have proven the existence of the Higgs boson -- a never-before-seen subatomic particle long thought to be a fundamental building block of the universe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/13/world/europe/higgs-boson-q-and-a/index.html?eref�ition

Physicist explains particle :: Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains the larger implications of the God Particle's discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/04/nr-intv-michio-kaku-higgs-boson.cnn?eref�ition

Focus turns to cruise industry :: It was one of the worst passenger ship disasters since the sinking of the Titanic a century ago. On January 13, the Costa Concordia was sailing a few hundred meters off the rocky Tuscan coastline of the island of Giglio.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/europe/costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Why cruiser sank :: CNN's Dan Rivers investigates what went wrong on the Costa Concordia and what the disaster means for the industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/covering-costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: The 'God particle' :: Photos: Searching for the 'God particle'
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/gallery/higgs-boson/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Farah ensures double gold :: Mo Farah has joined an illustrious list of athletes who have won 5000 meter and 10000 meter Olympic gold medals by beating off a late challenge to win the shorter distance race in front of a roaring home crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-farah-5000m-athletics/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico denies Brazil soccer gold :: Mexico scored the quickest goal in Olympic football history to ensure five-time World Cup winners Brazil miss out yet again on an Olympic gold medal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/football/football-olympic-brazil-mexico/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Deadly Iran quakes :: Two strong earthquakes hit north-western Iran
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19230221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to record :: Usain Bolt, the anchor of Jamaican sprinting success for the past six years, led his 4x100m relay team to a new World Record and in the process picked up his third gold for the second successive Olympic games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-jamaica-4x100m-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

S. Sudan marathoner makes history :: Guor Marial made his debut in the London Games on Sunday, a major accomplishment for the South Sudanese marathoner who ran as an independent in the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/12/sport/olympic-independent-runner/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. cyclist stripped of gold medal :: The International Olympic Committee has stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold due to doping and ordered him to return the medal that he won in the Athens Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-hamilton-doping/index.html?eref�ition

15-Aug-2012 22:32 10

Are We All Braggarts Now? :: The epidemic of boasting has gone viral, fueled by social media and a culture of unrelenting competition.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587091630924000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Scrabble Player Busted for Cheating at National Championship - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/scrabble-player-caught-cheating-national-championship/story?id%3D17010857

A Tablet With a Stylus and a Split Screen :: Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10.1 has two key features the iPad lacks—a stylus and a split-screen view.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589360259536578.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Inside Facebook's Push to Woo Advertisers :: Facebook executive Carolyn Everson has set in motion plans to convince the world's biggest brands that ads on the social network can indeed work—and to quantify how so.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577575351814047494.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Investors Pull Money from China :: Investors and companies are increasingly pulling money out of China and its currency in a vote of concern over its growth prospects, a development that could hinder Beijing's efforts to spark a turnaround.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589253328919714.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Penn State Warned on Accreditation :: Penn State's accreditation is "in jeopardy," one of the nation's primary accrediting groups warned the school, in the latest fallout from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589174048808462.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Julia Child Recipes Home Cooks Still Make :: Julia Child was born 100 years ago Wednesday, and many home cooks still have a recipe or two that, unlike her cassoulet, come together quickly and will always be a part of their repertory.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/dining/the-julia-child-recipes-home-cooks-still-make.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

How Japan Lost Its Electronics Crown :: Japan's electronics firms beat competitors to the market with breakthroughs from flat-panel TVs to advanced mobile phones. But now rivals have cashed in with faster improvements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577551972061864692.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Bullied Teen Who Got Plastic Surgery Ready to Forgive Tormentors :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10e807bbd80cbd50a7b54d4329fcb4

Ryan Has Crossover Appeal at Home :: The Wisconsin district of Rep. Paul Ryan should be risky terrain for the conservative Republican since it is packed with blue-collar families and union workers. But Ryan has coasted to re-election since he first was elected in 1998.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589641486925640.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syria's Former PM Urges Defection :: Syria's newly defected prime minister said he had been helpless to stop the regime's bloody crackdown against its opponents and urged other military and civilian officials to leave their posts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589100529695814.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Europe Contracts, Concerns Grow :: The euro zone's economy is shrinking, a development that threatens to worsen the global slowdown and intensify debate about Europe's attempts to restore confidence in the currency bloc.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577588483371390156.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Payments Network to Battle Google :: A group of merchants is expected to unveil plans to develop a mobile-payments network that would battle services from Google and others.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589523094336872.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How to Be a Better Procrastinator :: Don't be fooled: People who dawdle are often very productive. They just need to refine their delaying tactics, writes John Perry.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443537404577579033271214626.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Bedwetter Caucus :: GOP 'pros' trash the Republican ticket.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589262998551978.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Accuses Apple of Infringement :: Samsung defended against Apple's arguments that it had copied the iPhone, while accusing Apple of violating three Samsung patents as the high-stakes patent trial between the companies continues its second phase.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589512202287388.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Goodman: Why the Doctor Can't See You :: The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won't. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577578980699719356.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: Paul Ryan's Neocon Manifesto :: America's real interests, he understands, come from our deepest values.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587322446430152.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

John Deutch: The U.S. Natural-Gas Boom Will Transform the World :: North America's massive resources are going to shift market power away from OPEC and Russia and to consuming nations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577514622469426012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

What Eyes Reveal AboutYour Health :: With regular monitoring, eye doctors can be the first to spot certain medical conditions like lupus or risk for stroke.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587211317837868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Joseph Rago: The Forgotten History of Ryan's Medicare Reform :: How the House budget chairman developed his premium-support concept, which was originally supported by Democrats. It's the only plan that won't send grandma over a cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577585690172683560.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped? :: In the past four weeks, four teenagers killed themselves after being harassed by schoolmates. Technology is quickly changing how kids bully one another. Here are some ways to stop the problem
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2024210,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Noonan: A Nation That Believes Nothing :: Romney doesn't need to talk about America becoming like Europe. He needs to warn us about America becoming like California.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577579571659026022.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Photos of the Day: Aug. 13 :: In today's photos, a yoga guru protests corruption in India, a chicken crosses the road in Indiana, performers mug at the Olympics closing ceremony in London, and more.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587363437885428.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Audio slideshow: Alvin Ailey's legacy lives on :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120810-alvin-aileys-legacy-lives-on

The Strategist :: The question isn't whether Barack Obama has been a good foreign policy President. It's whether he can be a great one
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2104842,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

15-Aug-2012 21:31

In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19208480#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19192722#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19238324#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 13 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19243022#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conflict timeline ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/14/world/meast/syria-timeline/index.html?eref�ition

Olympic killjoys out in the cold? :: The circus has come to town and the villagers are in a frenzy. The light fantastic opening, the displays of super-human strength, the heroes born under the united roar of the crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympic-naysayers/index.html?eref�ition

Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio :: "Even if I could physically do it ... I wouldn't want to go onto another Games because this has been as good as it can get at an Olympics," says Chris Hoy, Britain's champion cyclist.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympics-cycling-hoy-rio/index.html?eref�ition

Nigeria's 12-year wait for Olympic gold :: Gold medals are the pinnacle of achievement for the 36 Olympic sports contested at the Games. Athletes get one shot every four years to make history: but time, dedication, guile and application must combine for the opportunity to be seized. Sometimes, however, even this is not enough to be crowned the world's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/nigeria-olympics-gold-pettigrew-delay/index.html?eref�ition

Tutu: End Sudan's suffering now :: As South Sudan prepares to mark a year since independence, Desmond Tutu says the humanitarian situation must be addressed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/opinion/archbishop-tutu-south-sudan/index.html?eref�ition

'The Elders' seek action in Sudan :: Becky Anderson speaks to Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson about the situation in Sudan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/07/07/anderson-tutu-robinson-sudan.cnn?eref�ition

The 'Bieber' explanation :: What do the Higgs Boson and Justin Bieber have in common? A physicist's analogy helps explain the discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/god-particle-higgs-boson-bieber.cnn?eref�ition

What is Higgs boson?
:: Scientists say they are almost certain they have proven the existence of the Higgs boson -- a never-before-seen subatomic particle long thought to be a fundamental building block of the universe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/13/world/europe/higgs-boson-q-and-a/index.html?eref�ition

Physicist explains particle :: Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains the larger implications of the God Particle's discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/04/nr-intv-michio-kaku-higgs-boson.cnn?eref�ition

Focus turns to cruise industry :: It was one of the worst passenger ship disasters since the sinking of the Titanic a century ago. On January 13, the Costa Concordia was sailing a few hundred meters off the rocky Tuscan coastline of the island of Giglio.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/europe/costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Why cruiser sank :: CNN's Dan Rivers investigates what went wrong on the Costa Concordia and what the disaster means for the industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/covering-costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: The 'God particle' :: Photos: Searching for the 'God particle'
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/gallery/higgs-boson/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Farah ensures double gold :: Mo Farah has joined an illustrious list of athletes who have won 5000 meter and 10000 meter Olympic gold medals by beating off a late challenge to win the shorter distance race in front of a roaring home crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-farah-5000m-athletics/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico denies Brazil soccer gold :: Mexico scored the quickest goal in Olympic football history to ensure five-time World Cup winners Brazil miss out yet again on an Olympic gold medal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/football/football-olympic-brazil-mexico/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Deadly Iran quakes :: Two strong earthquakes hit north-western Iran
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19230221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to record :: Usain Bolt, the anchor of Jamaican sprinting success for the past six years, led his 4x100m relay team to a new World Record and in the process picked up his third gold for the second successive Olympic games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-jamaica-4x100m-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

S. Sudan marathoner makes history :: Guor Marial made his debut in the London Games on Sunday, a major accomplishment for the South Sudanese marathoner who ran as an independent in the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/12/sport/olympic-independent-runner/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. cyclist stripped of gold medal :: The International Olympic Committee has stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold due to doping and ordered him to return the medal that he won in the Athens Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-hamilton-doping/index.html?eref�ition

15-Aug-2012 21:31 10

How to Cope When Boss Is a Screamer :: Yelling is less tolerated in the workplace. But new ways of fighting, such as sharp emails, aren't always healthy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589302193682244.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Scrabble Player Busted for Cheating at National Championship - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/scrabble-player-caught-cheating-national-championship/story?id%3D17010857

A Tablet With a Stylus and a Split Screen :: Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10.1 has two key features the iPad lacks—a stylus and a split-screen view.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589360259536578.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Inside Facebook's Push to Woo Advertisers :: Facebook executive Carolyn Everson has set in motion plans to convince the world's biggest brands that ads on the social network can indeed work—and to quantify how so.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577575351814047494.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Investors Pull Money from China :: Investors and companies are increasingly pulling money out of China and its currency in a vote of concern over its growth prospects, a development that could hinder Beijing's efforts to spark a turnaround.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589253328919714.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Penn State Warned on Accreditation :: Penn State's accreditation is "in jeopardy," one of the nation's primary accrediting groups warned the school, in the latest fallout from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589174048808462.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Julia Child Recipes Home Cooks Still Make :: Julia Child was born 100 years ago Wednesday, and many home cooks still have a recipe or two that, unlike her cassoulet, come together quickly and will always be a part of their repertory.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/dining/the-julia-child-recipes-home-cooks-still-make.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.K. Bank Settles Iran Money Case :: Standard Chartered agreed to pay $340 million to a New York regulator to settle allegations it broke U.S. money-laundering laws in handling Iranian customers' transactions.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589380427559426.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

How Japan Lost Its Electronics Crown :: Japan's electronics firms beat competitors to the market with breakthroughs from flat-panel TVs to advanced mobile phones. But now rivals have cashed in with faster improvements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577551972061864692.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Bullied Teen Who Got Plastic Surgery Ready to Forgive Tormentors :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10e807bbd80cbd50a7b54d4329fcb4

Syria's Former PM Urges Defection :: Syria's newly defected prime minister said he had been helpless to stop the regime's bloody crackdown against its opponents and urged other military and civilian officials to leave their posts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589100529695814.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Europe Contracts, Concerns Grow :: The euro zone's economy is shrinking, a development that threatens to worsen the global slowdown and intensify debate about Europe's attempts to restore confidence in the currency bloc.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577588483371390156.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Payments Network to Battle Google :: A group of merchants is expected to unveil plans to develop a mobile-payments network that would battle services from Google and others.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589523094336872.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How to Be a Better Procrastinator :: Don't be fooled: People who dawdle are often very productive. They just need to refine their delaying tactics, writes John Perry.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443537404577579033271214626.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Bedwetter Caucus :: GOP 'pros' trash the Republican ticket.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589262998551978.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Accuses Apple of Infringement :: Samsung defended against Apple's arguments that it had copied the iPhone, while accusing Apple of violating three Samsung patents as the high-stakes patent trial between the companies continues its second phase.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589512202287388.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Goodman: Why the Doctor Can't See You :: The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won't. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577578980699719356.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: Paul Ryan's Neocon Manifesto :: America's real interests, he understands, come from our deepest values.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587322446430152.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

John Deutch: The U.S. Natural-Gas Boom Will Transform the World :: North America's massive resources are going to shift market power away from OPEC and Russia and to consuming nations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303343404577514622469426012.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

What Eyes Reveal AboutYour Health :: With regular monitoring, eye doctors can be the first to spot certain medical conditions like lupus or risk for stroke.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587211317837868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Joseph Rago: The Forgotten History of Ryan's Medicare Reform :: How the House budget chairman developed his premium-support concept, which was originally supported by Democrats. It's the only plan that won't send grandma over a cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577585690172683560.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped? :: In the past four weeks, four teenagers killed themselves after being harassed by schoolmates. Technology is quickly changing how kids bully one another. Here are some ways to stop the problem
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2024210,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Noonan: A Nation That Believes Nothing :: Romney doesn't need to talk about America becoming like Europe. He needs to warn us about America becoming like California.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577579571659026022.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Photos of the Day: Aug. 13 :: In today's photos, a yoga guru protests corruption in India, a chicken crosses the road in Indiana, performers mug at the Olympics closing ceremony in London, and more.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587363437885428.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Audio slideshow: Alvin Ailey's legacy lives on :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120810-alvin-aileys-legacy-lives-on

The Strategist :: The question isn't whether Barack Obama has been a good foreign policy President. It's whether he can be a great one
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2104842,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

15-Aug-2012 20:33

In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19208480#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19192722#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19238324#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 13 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19243022#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conflict timeline ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/14/world/meast/syria-timeline/index.html?eref�ition

Olympic killjoys out in the cold? :: The circus has come to town and the villagers are in a frenzy. The light fantastic opening, the displays of super-human strength, the heroes born under the united roar of the crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympic-naysayers/index.html?eref�ition

Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio :: "Even if I could physically do it ... I wouldn't want to go onto another Games because this has been as good as it can get at an Olympics," says Chris Hoy, Britain's champion cyclist.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympics-cycling-hoy-rio/index.html?eref�ition

Nigeria's 12-year wait for Olympic gold :: Gold medals are the pinnacle of achievement for the 36 Olympic sports contested at the Games. Athletes get one shot every four years to make history: but time, dedication, guile and application must combine for the opportunity to be seized. Sometimes, however, even this is not enough to be crowned the world's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/nigeria-olympics-gold-pettigrew-delay/index.html?eref�ition

Tutu: End Sudan's suffering now :: As South Sudan prepares to mark a year since independence, Desmond Tutu says the humanitarian situation must be addressed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/opinion/archbishop-tutu-south-sudan/index.html?eref�ition

'The Elders' seek action in Sudan :: Becky Anderson speaks to Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson about the situation in Sudan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/07/07/anderson-tutu-robinson-sudan.cnn?eref�ition

The 'Bieber' explanation :: What do the Higgs Boson and Justin Bieber have in common? A physicist's analogy helps explain the discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/god-particle-higgs-boson-bieber.cnn?eref�ition

What is Higgs boson?
:: Scientists say they are almost certain they have proven the existence of the Higgs boson -- a never-before-seen subatomic particle long thought to be a fundamental building block of the universe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/13/world/europe/higgs-boson-q-and-a/index.html?eref�ition

Physicist explains particle :: Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains the larger implications of the God Particle's discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/04/nr-intv-michio-kaku-higgs-boson.cnn?eref�ition

Focus turns to cruise industry :: It was one of the worst passenger ship disasters since the sinking of the Titanic a century ago. On January 13, the Costa Concordia was sailing a few hundred meters off the rocky Tuscan coastline of the island of Giglio.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/europe/costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Why cruiser sank :: CNN's Dan Rivers investigates what went wrong on the Costa Concordia and what the disaster means for the industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/covering-costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: The 'God particle' :: Photos: Searching for the 'God particle'
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/gallery/higgs-boson/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Farah ensures double gold :: Mo Farah has joined an illustrious list of athletes who have won 5000 meter and 10000 meter Olympic gold medals by beating off a late challenge to win the shorter distance race in front of a roaring home crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-farah-5000m-athletics/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico denies Brazil soccer gold :: Mexico scored the quickest goal in Olympic football history to ensure five-time World Cup winners Brazil miss out yet again on an Olympic gold medal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/football/football-olympic-brazil-mexico/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Deadly Iran quakes :: Two strong earthquakes hit north-western Iran
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19230221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to record :: Usain Bolt, the anchor of Jamaican sprinting success for the past six years, led his 4x100m relay team to a new World Record and in the process picked up his third gold for the second successive Olympic games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-jamaica-4x100m-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

S. Sudan marathoner makes history :: Guor Marial made his debut in the London Games on Sunday, a major accomplishment for the South Sudanese marathoner who ran as an independent in the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/12/sport/olympic-independent-runner/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. cyclist stripped of gold medal :: The International Olympic Committee has stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold due to doping and ordered him to return the medal that he won in the Athens Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-hamilton-doping/index.html?eref�ition

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A Tablet With a Stylus and a Split Screen :: Samsung's new Galaxy Note 10.1 has two key features the iPad lacks—a stylus and a split-screen view.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589360259536578.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Inside Facebook's Push to Woo Advertisers :: Facebook executive Carolyn Everson has set in motion plans to convince the world's biggest brands that ads on the social network can indeed work—and to quantify how so.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577575351814047494.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Investors Pull Money from China :: Investors and companies are increasingly pulling money out of China and its currency in a vote of concern over its growth prospects, a development that could hinder Beijing's efforts to spark a turnaround.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589253328919714.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Penn State Warned on Accreditation :: Penn State's accreditation is "in jeopardy," one of the nation's primary accrediting groups warned the school, in the latest fallout from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589174048808462.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Julia Child Recipes Home Cooks Still Make :: Julia Child was born 100 years ago Wednesday, and many home cooks still have a recipe or two that, unlike her cassoulet, come together quickly and will always be a part of their repertory.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/15/dining/the-julia-child-recipes-home-cooks-still-make.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.K. Bank Settles Iran Money Case :: Standard Chartered agreed to pay $340 million to a New York regulator to settle allegations it broke U.S. money-laundering laws in handling Iranian customers' transactions.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589380427559426.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How Japan Lost Its Electronics Crown :: Japan's electronics firms beat competitors to the market with breakthroughs from flat-panel TVs to advanced mobile phones. But now rivals have cashed in with faster improvements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444840104577551972061864692.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Bullied Teen Who Got Plastic Surgery Ready to Forgive Tormentors :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10e807bbd80cbd50a7b54d4329fcb4

How to Cope When Boss Is a Screamer :: Yelling is less tolerated in the workplace. But new ways of fighting, such as sharp emails, aren't always healthy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589302193682244.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syria's Former PM Urges Defection :: Syria's newly defected prime minister said he had been helpless to stop the regime's bloody crackdown against its opponents and urged other military and civilian officials to leave their posts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589100529695814.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Europe Contracts, Concerns Grow :: The euro zone's economy is shrinking, a development that threatens to worsen the global slowdown and intensify debate about Europe's attempts to restore confidence in the currency bloc.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577588483371390156.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Payments Network to Battle Google :: A group of merchants is expected to unveil plans to develop a mobile-payments network that would battle services from Google and others.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444042704577589523094336872.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

How to Be a Better Procrastinator :: Don't be fooled: People who dawdle are often very productive. They just need to refine their delaying tactics, writes John Perry.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443537404577579033271214626.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Bedwetter Caucus :: GOP 'pros' trash the Republican ticket.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589262998551978.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Accuses Apple of Infringement :: Samsung defended against Apple's arguments that it had copied the iPhone, while accusing Apple of violating three Samsung patents as the high-stakes patent trial between the companies continues its second phase.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577589512202287388.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Mathematically Possible :: Correcting the false assumptions of Obama's tax gurus.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577581570978359112.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Goodman: Why the Doctor Can't See You :: The demand for health care under ObamaCare will increase dramatically. The supply of physicians won't. Get ready for a two-tier system of medical care.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577578980699719356.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: Paul Ryan's Neocon Manifesto :: America's real interests, he understands, come from our deepest values.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587322446430152.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Are We All Braggarts Now? :: The epidemic of boasting has gone viral, fueled by social media and a culture of unrelenting competition.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587091630924000.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

What Eyes Reveal AboutYour Health :: With regular monitoring, eye doctors can be the first to spot certain medical conditions like lupus or risk for stroke.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587211317837868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Joseph Rago: The Forgotten History of Ryan's Medicare Reform :: How the House budget chairman developed his premium-support concept, which was originally supported by Democrats. It's the only plan that won't send grandma over a cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577585690172683560.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped? :: In the past four weeks, four teenagers killed themselves after being harassed by schoolmates. Technology is quickly changing how kids bully one another. Here are some ways to stop the problem
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2024210,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Noonan: A Nation That Believes Nothing :: Romney doesn't need to talk about America becoming like Europe. He needs to warn us about America becoming like California.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443404004577579571659026022.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Photos of the Day: Aug. 13 :: In today's photos, a yoga guru protests corruption in India, a chicken crosses the road in Indiana, performers mug at the Olympics closing ceremony in London, and more.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587363437885428.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

AUDIO SLIDESHOW: Audio slideshow: Alvin Ailey's legacy lives on :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120810-alvin-aileys-legacy-lives-on


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15-Aug-2012 19:29

In pictures: Usain Bolt behind the lens :: Usain Bolt's post-200m snaps
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19208480#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 4 - 10 August 2012 :: News from around the world: 4-10 August
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19192722#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Olympic Games closing ceremony :: Best of British closing ceremony
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19238324#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 13 August 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 13 August 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19243022#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Conflict timeline ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/03/14/world/meast/syria-timeline/index.html?eref�ition

Olympic killjoys out in the cold? :: The circus has come to town and the villagers are in a frenzy. The light fantastic opening, the displays of super-human strength, the heroes born under the united roar of the crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympic-naysayers/index.html?eref�ition

Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio :: "Even if I could physically do it ... I wouldn't want to go onto another Games because this has been as good as it can get at an Olympics," says Chris Hoy, Britain's champion cyclist.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/10/sport/olympics-cycling-hoy-rio/index.html?eref�ition

Nigeria's 12-year wait for Olympic gold :: Gold medals are the pinnacle of achievement for the 36 Olympic sports contested at the Games. Athletes get one shot every four years to make history: but time, dedication, guile and application must combine for the opportunity to be seized. Sometimes, however, even this is not enough to be crowned the world's best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/nigeria-olympics-gold-pettigrew-delay/index.html?eref�ition

Tutu: End Sudan's suffering now :: As South Sudan prepares to mark a year since independence, Desmond Tutu says the humanitarian situation must be addressed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/06/opinion/archbishop-tutu-south-sudan/index.html?eref�ition

'The Elders' seek action in Sudan :: Becky Anderson speaks to Archbishop Desmond Tutu and former Irish President Mary Robinson about the situation in Sudan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/07/07/anderson-tutu-robinson-sudan.cnn?eref�ition

The 'Bieber' explanation :: What do the Higgs Boson and Justin Bieber have in common? A physicist's analogy helps explain the discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/07/04/god-particle-higgs-boson-bieber.cnn?eref�ition

What is Higgs boson?
:: Scientists say they are almost certain they have proven the existence of the Higgs boson -- a never-before-seen subatomic particle long thought to be a fundamental building block of the universe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/13/world/europe/higgs-boson-q-and-a/index.html?eref�ition

Physicist explains particle :: Theoretical physicist Michio Kaku explains the larger implications of the God Particle's discovery.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/07/04/nr-intv-michio-kaku-higgs-boson.cnn?eref�ition

Focus turns to cruise industry :: It was one of the worst passenger ship disasters since the sinking of the Titanic a century ago. On January 13, the Costa Concordia was sailing a few hundred meters off the rocky Tuscan coastline of the island of Giglio.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/europe/costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Why cruiser sank :: CNN's Dan Rivers investigates what went wrong on the Costa Concordia and what the disaster means for the industry.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/world/covering-costa-concordia/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: The 'God particle' :: Photos: Searching for the 'God particle'
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/gallery/higgs-boson/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Farah ensures double gold :: Mo Farah has joined an illustrious list of athletes who have won 5000 meter and 10000 meter Olympic gold medals by beating off a late challenge to win the shorter distance race in front of a roaring home crowd.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-farah-5000m-athletics/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico denies Brazil soccer gold :: Mexico scored the quickest goal in Olympic football history to ensure five-time World Cup winners Brazil miss out yet again on an Olympic gold medal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/football/football-olympic-brazil-mexico/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Deadly Iran quakes :: Two strong earthquakes hit north-western Iran
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19230221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Usain Bolt leads Jamaica to record :: Usain Bolt, the anchor of Jamaican sprinting success for the past six years, led his 4x100m relay team to a new World Record and in the process picked up his third gold for the second successive Olympic games.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-jamaica-4x100m-bolt/index.html?eref�ition

S. Sudan marathoner makes history :: Guor Marial made his debut in the London Games on Sunday, a major accomplishment for the South Sudanese marathoner who ran as an independent in the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/12/sport/olympic-independent-runner/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. cyclist stripped of gold medal :: The International Olympic Committee has stripped American cyclist Tyler Hamilton of his 2004 gold due to doping and ordered him to return the medal that he won in the Athens Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/11/sport/olympics-hamilton-doping/index.html?eref�ition