Thursday, August 16, 2012

16-Aug-2012 23:57

'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

Beauty Queen Dragged Out of Bed Nude by Mistaken Deputies: Lawsuit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BgMBiQUULIc/tagblogsfindlawcom2012-legallyweird-idUS259228371320120804

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

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

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

Cagefighter 'cures' terrorists :: In the shadow of London's Olympic stadium, home of the Summer Games, is a hotbed of radical fundamentalism dubbed Londonistan, from where al Qaeda has already recruited for some of its most ambitious plots.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/20/world/europe/uk-caging-terror-main/index.html?eref�ition

Floating turbine buoys offshore wind :: Floating wind farms could soon be powering thousands of European homes after a prototype seaborne turbine sailed through technological trials off the coast of Agucadoura, Portugal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/28/world/windplus-floating-wind-turbine/index.html?eref�ition

Dallas mayor declares emergency over West Nile virus :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HGoaaRJ1xl8/us-usa-health-westnile-idUSBRE87E0ZO20120815

Britain warns Ecuador it could enter embassy to get Assange :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OR2xJzC8n5A/us-wikileaks-assange-ecuador-idUSBRE87E16N20120815

UPDATE 2-US hypersonic aircraft crashes seconds into military test flight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UzRSRdmQIRU/usa-hypersonic-flight-idUSL2E8JFBYF20120815

The vagaries of vegan dating :: Finding a date without meat or dairy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18833471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Mo Farah effect :: Viewpoint: How Olympic success can improve image of Somalis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19256643#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Proud Dereks: Readers lumbered with unfashionable names :: Readers celebrate their unfashionable names
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19275450#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Should obese children be taken into care? :: Should extremely fat children be taken into care?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19267308#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can claustrophobia be overcome? :: Can claustrophobia be overcome?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19255087#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

16-Aug-2012 23:57 10

Lozada Files for Divorce From Johnson :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2433283ed510e88bf4edb6d13ef028

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_most_emailed_day_europe

China Crop Pests Add to Global Corn Pressure :: China's corn output is forecast to fall below earlier expectations due to a pest infestation—another spur for global prices already soaring over drought in major producer countries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577590823242101302.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_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

Pilots Pick Some Favorite Scenic Routes :: A number of regularly traveled commercial flight paths showcase some of the nation's most beautiful vistas—from the Grand Canyon to Alaskan glaciers to historic lighthouses en route to Portland, Me.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591313397549958.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Usain Bolt's Tax Lesson :: British law punishes the world's best athletes for their success.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591101501483984.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A Voter ID Victory :: Pennsylvania's new law passes a legal test, as it should on the merits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577553103036704574.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Opens New Front in TV Battle :: Apple is in talks with some of the biggest U.S. cable operators about letting consumers use an Apple device as a set-top box for live TV.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591713616924328.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

2 sheriff's deputies dead, 2 others wounded in shootout west of New Orleans - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/news/sheriffs%2Bdeputies%2Bdead%2Bothers%2Bwounded%2Bshootout%2Bwest%2BOrleans/7101248/story.html

Facebook's Shares Hit New Lows :: Facebook shares fell to a new low on heavy volume as rules expired that had restricted some early investors from trimming their stakes.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593121764584372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ecuador Grants Assange Asylum :: Ecuador granted political asylum to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, setting the stage for a standoff with the U.K., which wants to extradite him to Sweden.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577592920732178372.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Researchers Turn Book Into DNA Code :: In the latest attempt to corral growing quantities of digital data, Harvard researchers encoded an entire book into the genetic molecules of DNA.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577593291643488120.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Assad's brother may have lost leg in bombing: sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Ks1pHsFxB94/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120816

California's Boom Masks State's Uneven Recovery :: California added jobs faster than the rest of the nation over the past year, and tech firms are showering riches on Silicon Valley. But for a broad swath of residents, the Golden State's rebound is a lot less golden and is likely to stay that way.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303505504577405221289491972.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Up on the Roof in London :: This recently refurbished four-bedroom period home in London has a sliding glass roof that opens up to create a terrace.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591000783454304.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

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

Eating walnuts daily may improve sperm quality - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57494602-10391704/eating-walnuts-daily-may-improve-sperm-quality/

US hypersonic jet's test ends in failure - Daily Nation :: http://www.nation.co.ke/News/world/US%2Bhypersonic%2Bjet%2Bs%2Btest%2Bends%2Bin%2Bfailure%2B/-/1068/1480976/-/131y8v3z/-/index.html

Marketing Pros: Big Brand on Campus :: Many schools are hiring marketing chiefs to oversee their identities and messaging, covering everything from admissions brochures and Twitter feeds to brand management.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591171686709792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: What You Need to Know Before Buying - PCWorld :: http://www.pcworld.com/article/260953/samsung_galaxy_note_101_what_you_need_to_know_before_buying.html

Finland Trails Its Nordic Neighbors :: Finland is an economic power among countries that use the euro, but compared with its neighbors it is slipping.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591141624524980.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Wanted: Satchel to Carry Everything :: The satchel is having a moment. This stylish, sizable bag is increasingly valuable as we tote more high-tech accoutrements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589802927843604.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

2,500-Year-Old Mummy Was Tattooed :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�99f94ee56a810055f360b7944dc40a

Rove: The GOP's Medicare Advantage :: Democrats have long had an issue edge on Medicare. Republicans cowered in fear. Here's why it's different in 2012.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590923443298172.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

Illegal Immigrants Flock to Youth Program :: Tens of thousands of young illegal immigrants across the U.S. applied to a program that could allow them to remain in the country and work legally.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591643706197470.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung, Apple Urged to Talk :: A federal judge urged the CEOs of Apple and Samsung Electronics to talk one more time before their patent case is handed to a jury.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591261781465448.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

European Banks Tackle Bad Debt :: Europe's banks are making more progress in whittling away their problem with bad loans, but the cloud of uncertainty hanging over the euro zone has slowed the sector's deleveraging.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591341704625850.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Lotto Winner in Hiding a Cautionary Tale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iI7810ae8cca73c0e93146af4252bb26

Daniel Mitchell: What's Really in the Ryan Budget :: Good fiscal policy requires the private sector to grow faster than the government. That is the crucial goal of the House Republican budget.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590842237559890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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16-Aug-2012 22:57

'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

Beauty Queen Dragged Out of Bed Nude by Mistaken Deputies: Lawsuit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BgMBiQUULIc/tagblogsfindlawcom2012-legallyweird-idUS259228371320120804

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

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

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

Cagefighter 'cures' terrorists :: In the shadow of London's Olympic stadium, home of the Summer Games, is a hotbed of radical fundamentalism dubbed Londonistan, from where al Qaeda has already recruited for some of its most ambitious plots.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/20/world/europe/uk-caging-terror-main/index.html?eref�ition

Floating turbine buoys offshore wind :: Floating wind farms could soon be powering thousands of European homes after a prototype seaborne turbine sailed through technological trials off the coast of Agucadoura, Portugal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/28/world/windplus-floating-wind-turbine/index.html?eref�ition

Dallas mayor declares emergency over West Nile virus :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HGoaaRJ1xl8/us-usa-health-westnile-idUSBRE87E0ZO20120815

Britain warns Ecuador it could enter embassy to get Assange :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OR2xJzC8n5A/us-wikileaks-assange-ecuador-idUSBRE87E16N20120815

UPDATE 2-US hypersonic aircraft crashes seconds into military test flight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UzRSRdmQIRU/usa-hypersonic-flight-idUSL2E8JFBYF20120815

The vagaries of vegan dating :: Finding a date without meat or dairy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18833471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Mo Farah effect :: Viewpoint: How Olympic success can improve image of Somalis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19256643#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Proud Dereks: Readers lumbered with unfashionable names :: Readers celebrate their unfashionable names
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19275450#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Should obese children be taken into care? :: Should extremely fat children be taken into care?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19267308#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can claustrophobia be overcome? :: Can claustrophobia be overcome?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19255087#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

16-Aug-2012 22:57 10

Lozada Files for Divorce From Johnson :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2433283ed510e88bf4edb6d13ef028

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_most_emailed_day_europe

China Crop Pests Add to Global Corn Pressure :: China's corn output is forecast to fall below earlier expectations due to a pest infestation—another spur for global prices already soaring over drought in major producer countries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577590823242101302.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Juan Williams: A High-Tech Fix for Broken Schools :: Digital learning gives young minds a shot at educational excellence.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587452644436784.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

Pepper...and Salt :: Pepper...and Salt
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589662545686578.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Facebook's Shares Hit New Lows :: Facebook shares fell to a new low on heavy volume as rules expired that had restricted some early investors from trimming their stakes.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593121764584372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A Voter ID Victory :: Pennsylvania's new law passes a legal test, as it should on the merits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577553103036704574.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Usain Bolt's Tax Lesson :: British law punishes the world's best athletes for their success.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591101501483984.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Researchers Turn Book Into DNA Code :: In the latest attempt to corral growing quantities of digital data, Harvard researchers encoded an entire book into the genetic molecules of DNA.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577593291643488120.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Assad's brother may have lost leg in bombing: sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Ks1pHsFxB94/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120816

Romney: I Paid 13% Tax Rate Over Last 10 Years - Fox Business :: http://www.foxbusiness.com/government/2012/08/16/romney-paid-13-tax-rate-over-last-10-years/

Pilots Pick Some Favorite Scenic Routes :: A number of regularly traveled commercial flight paths showcase some of the nation's most beautiful vistas—from the Grand Canyon to Alaskan glaciers to historic lighthouses en route to Portland, Me.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591313397549958.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple Opens New Front in TV Battle :: Apple is in talks with some of the biggest U.S. cable operators about letting consumers use an Apple device as a set-top box for live TV.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591713616924328.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

California's Boom Masks State's Uneven Recovery :: California added jobs faster than the rest of the nation over the past year, and tech firms are showering riches on Silicon Valley. But for a broad swath of residents, the Golden State's rebound is a lot less golden and is likely to stay that way.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303505504577405221289491972.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Up on the Roof in London :: This recently refurbished four-bedroom period home in London has a sliding glass roof that opens up to create a terrace.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591000783454304.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

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

Eating walnuts daily may improve sperm quality - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57494602-10391704/eating-walnuts-daily-may-improve-sperm-quality/

US hypersonic jet's test ends in failure - Daily Nation :: http://www.nation.co.ke/News/world/US%2Bhypersonic%2Bjet%2Bs%2Btest%2Bends%2Bin%2Bfailure%2B/-/1068/1480976/-/131y8v3z/-/index.html

Marketing Pros: Big Brand on Campus :: Many schools are hiring marketing chiefs to oversee their identities and messaging, covering everything from admissions brochures and Twitter feeds to brand management.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591171686709792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: What You Need to Know Before Buying - PCWorld :: http://www.pcworld.com/article/260953/samsung_galaxy_note_101_what_you_need_to_know_before_buying.html

Finland Trails Its Nordic Neighbors :: Finland is an economic power among countries that use the euro, but compared with its neighbors it is slipping.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591141624524980.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

2,500-Year-Old Mummy Was Tattooed :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�99f94ee56a810055f360b7944dc40a

Rove: The GOP's Medicare Advantage :: Democrats have long had an issue edge on Medicare. Republicans cowered in fear. Here's why it's different in 2012.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590923443298172.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

Illegal Immigrants Flock to Youth Program :: Tens of thousands of young illegal immigrants across the U.S. applied to a program that could allow them to remain in the country and work legally.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591643706197470.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Samsung, Apple Urged to Talk :: A federal judge urged the CEOs of Apple and Samsung Electronics to talk one more time before their patent case is handed to a jury.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591261781465448.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

European Banks Tackle Bad Debt :: Europe's banks are making more progress in whittling away their problem with bad loans, but the cloud of uncertainty hanging over the euro zone has slowed the sector's deleveraging.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591341704625850.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Lotto Winner in Hiding a Cautionary Tale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iI7810ae8cca73c0e93146af4252bb26

Daniel Mitchell: What's Really in the Ryan Budget :: Good fiscal policy requires the private sector to grow faster than the government. That is the crucial goal of the House Republican budget.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590842237559890.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

16-Aug-2012 21:56

'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

Beauty Queen Dragged Out of Bed Nude by Mistaken Deputies: Lawsuit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BgMBiQUULIc/tagblogsfindlawcom2012-legallyweird-idUS259228371320120804

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

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

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

Cagefighter 'cures' terrorists :: In the shadow of London's Olympic stadium, home of the Summer Games, is a hotbed of radical fundamentalism dubbed Londonistan, from where al Qaeda has already recruited for some of its most ambitious plots.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/20/world/europe/uk-caging-terror-main/index.html?eref�ition

Floating turbine buoys offshore wind :: Floating wind farms could soon be powering thousands of European homes after a prototype seaborne turbine sailed through technological trials off the coast of Agucadoura, Portugal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/28/world/windplus-floating-wind-turbine/index.html?eref�ition

Dallas mayor declares emergency over West Nile virus :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HGoaaRJ1xl8/us-usa-health-westnile-idUSBRE87E0ZO20120815

Britain warns Ecuador it could enter embassy to get Assange :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OR2xJzC8n5A/us-wikileaks-assange-ecuador-idUSBRE87E16N20120815

UPDATE 2-US hypersonic aircraft crashes seconds into military test flight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UzRSRdmQIRU/usa-hypersonic-flight-idUSL2E8JFBYF20120815

The vagaries of vegan dating :: Finding a date without meat or dairy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18833471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Violence spreads to threats in Lebanon :: Several Persian Gulf states called on their citizens to leave Lebanon on Wednesday after the civil war in neighboring Syria fueled protests and kidnapping threats there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/world/meast/syria-lebanon-unrest/index.html?eref�ition

The Mo Farah effect :: Viewpoint: How Olympic success can improve image of Somalis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19256643#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Proud Dereks: Readers lumbered with unfashionable names :: Readers celebrate their unfashionable names
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19275450#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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Lozada Files for Divorce From Johnson :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2433283ed510e88bf4edb6d13ef028

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_most_emailed_day_europe

China Crop Pests Add to Global Corn Pressure :: China's corn output is forecast to fall below earlier expectations due to a pest infestation—another spur for global prices already soaring over drought in major producer countries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577590823242101302.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Juan Williams: A High-Tech Fix for Broken Schools :: Digital learning gives young minds a shot at educational excellence.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587452644436784.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

Pepper...and Salt :: Pepper...and Salt
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589662545686578.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Usain Bolt's Tax Lesson :: British law punishes the world's best athletes for their success.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591101501483984.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

A Voter ID Victory :: Pennsylvania's new law passes a legal test, as it should on the merits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443343704577553103036704574.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Facebook's Shares Hit New Lows :: Facebook shares fell to a new low on heavy volume as rules expired that had restricted some early investors from trimming their stakes.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593121764584372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Assad's feared brother lost leg in bomb attack: sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Ks1pHsFxB94/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120816

Romney: I've paid at least 13 percent tax rate in each of past 10 years - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/romney-ive-paid-at-least-13-percent-in-taxes-for-past-10-years/2012/08/16/gJQAv0NB0X_story.html

Apple Opens New Front in TV Battle :: Apple is in talks with some of the biggest U.S. cable operators about letting consumers use an Apple device as a set-top box for live TV.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591713616924328.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

California's Boom Masks State's Uneven Recovery :: California added jobs faster than the rest of the nation over the past year, and tech firms are showering riches on Silicon Valley. But for a broad swath of residents, the Golden State's rebound is a lot less golden and is likely to stay that way.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303505504577405221289491972.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Up on the Roof in London :: This recently refurbished four-bedroom period home in London has a sliding glass roof that opens up to create a terrace.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591000783454304.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Eating walnuts daily may improve sperm quality - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57494602-10391704/eating-walnuts-daily-may-improve-sperm-quality/

US hypersonic jet's test ends in failure - Daily Nation :: http://www.nation.co.ke/News/world/US%2Bhypersonic%2Bjet%2Bs%2Btest%2Bends%2Bin%2Bfailure%2B/-/1068/1480976/-/131y8v3z/-/index.html

Marketing Pros: Big Brand on Campus :: Many schools are hiring marketing chiefs to oversee their identities and messaging, covering everything from admissions brochures and Twitter feeds to brand management.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591171686709792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Lebanon's fragility makes regional war possible - gulfnews.com :: http://gulfnews.com/opinions/editorials/lebanon-s-fragility-makes-regional-war-possible-1.1062782

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: What You Need to Know Before Buying - PCWorld :: http://www.pcworld.com/article/260953/samsung_galaxy_note_101_what_you_need_to_know_before_buying.html

Finland Trails Its Nordic Neighbors :: Finland is an economic power among countries that use the euro, but compared with its neighbors it is slipping.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591141624524980.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Wanted: Satchel to Carry Everything :: The satchel is having a moment. This stylish, sizable bag is increasingly valuable as we tote more high-tech accoutrements.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577589802927843604.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

2,500-Year-Old Mummy Was Tattooed :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�99f94ee56a810055f360b7944dc40a

Pilots Pick Some Favorite Scenic Routes :: A number of regularly traveled commercial flight paths showcase some of the nation's most beautiful vistas—from the Grand Canyon to Alaskan glaciers to historic lighthouses en route to Portland, Me.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591313397549958.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rove: The GOP's Medicare Advantage :: Democrats have long had an issue edge on Medicare. Republicans cowered in fear. Here's why it's different in 2012.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590923443298172.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

Illegal Immigrants Flock to Youth Program :: Tens of thousands of young illegal immigrants across the U.S. applied to a program that could allow them to remain in the country and work legally.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591643706197470.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Guard Shot at Conservative Group's Offices :: 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

Samsung, Apple Urged to Talk :: A federal judge urged the CEOs of Apple and Samsung Electronics to talk one more time before their patent case is handed to a jury.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591261781465448.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

European Banks Tackle Bad Debt :: Europe's banks are making more progress in whittling away their problem with bad loans, but the cloud of uncertainty hanging over the euro zone has slowed the sector's deleveraging.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591341704625850.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Lotto Winner in Hiding a Cautionary Tale :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iI7810ae8cca73c0e93146af4252bb26


10

16-Aug-2012 20:54

'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

Beauty Queen Dragged Out of Bed Nude by Mistaken Deputies: Lawsuit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BgMBiQUULIc/tagblogsfindlawcom2012-legallyweird-idUS259228371320120804

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

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

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

Cagefighter 'cures' terrorists :: In the shadow of London's Olympic stadium, home of the Summer Games, is a hotbed of radical fundamentalism dubbed Londonistan, from where al Qaeda has already recruited for some of its most ambitious plots.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/20/world/europe/uk-caging-terror-main/index.html?eref�ition

Floating turbine buoys offshore wind :: Floating wind farms could soon be powering thousands of European homes after a prototype seaborne turbine sailed through technological trials off the coast of Agucadoura, Portugal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/28/world/windplus-floating-wind-turbine/index.html?eref�ition

Dallas mayor declares emergency over West Nile virus :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HGoaaRJ1xl8/us-usa-health-westnile-idUSBRE87E0ZO20120815

Britain warns Ecuador it could enter embassy to get Assange :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OR2xJzC8n5A/us-wikileaks-assange-ecuador-idUSBRE87E16N20120815

UPDATE 2-US hypersonic aircraft crashes seconds into military test flight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UzRSRdmQIRU/usa-hypersonic-flight-idUSL2E8JFBYF20120815

The vagaries of vegan dating :: Finding a date without meat or dairy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18833471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Violence spreads to threats in Lebanon :: Several Persian Gulf states called on their citizens to leave Lebanon on Wednesday after the civil war in neighboring Syria fueled protests and kidnapping threats there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/world/meast/syria-lebanon-unrest/index.html?eref�ition

The Mo Farah effect :: Viewpoint: How Olympic success can improve image of Somalis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19256643#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Proud Dereks: Readers lumbered with unfashionable names :: Readers celebrate their unfashionable names
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19275450#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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Lozada Files for Divorce From Johnson :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2433283ed510e88bf4edb6d13ef028

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_most_emailed_day_europe

China Crop Pests Add to Global Corn Pressure :: China's corn output is forecast to fall below earlier expectations due to a pest infestation—another spur for global prices already soaring over drought in major producer countries.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577590823242101302.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Juan Williams: A High-Tech Fix for Broken Schools :: Digital learning gives young minds a shot at educational excellence.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577587452644436784.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

Pepper...and Salt :: Pepper...and Salt
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444184704577589662545686578.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Facebook's Shares Sink to New Low :: Facebook shares fell to a new low on heavy volume as rules expired that had restricted some early investors from trimming their stakes.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593121764584372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

California's Boom Masks State's Uneven Recovery :: California added jobs faster than the rest of the nation over the past year, and tech firms are showering riches on Silicon Valley. But for a broad swath of residents, the Golden State's rebound is a lot less golden and is likely to stay that way.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303505504577405221289491972.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Up on the Roof in London :: This recently refurbished four-bedroom period home in London has a sliding glass roof that opens up to create a terrace.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591000783454304.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Two officers killed, two wounded in Louisiana shooting (with video) - The Province :: http://www.theprovince.com/news/officers%2Bkilled%2Bwounded%2BLouisiana%2Bshooting%2Bwith%2Bvideo/7100228/story.html

Apple Opens New Front in TV Battle :: Apple is in talks with some of the biggest U.S. cable operators about letting consumers use an Apple device as a set-top box for live TV.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591713616924328.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Share your thoughts: Where were you when Elvis died? - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/entertainment/music/Share%2Byour%2Bthoughts%2BWhere%2Bwere%2Bwhen%2BElvis%2Bdied/7100502/story.html

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

Lebanese Shiite Clan Vow Abductions in Retaliation - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593222583928992.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Eating walnuts daily may improve sperm quality - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504763_162-57494602-10391704/eating-walnuts-daily-may-improve-sperm-quality/

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_most_emailed_day_europe

Assad's feared brother lost leg in bomb attack: sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Ks1pHsFxB94/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120816

Marketing Pros: Big Brand on Campus :: Many schools are hiring marketing chiefs to oversee their identities and messaging, covering everything from admissions brochures and Twitter feeds to brand management.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591171686709792.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

At least 18 bodies at South Africa mine shooting: SAPA - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-safrica-lonmin-shootingbre87f0up-20120816,0,6010902.story

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

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1: What You Need to Know Before Buying - PCWorld :: http://www.pcworld.com/article/260953/samsung_galaxy_note_101_what_you_need_to_know_before_buying.html

Finland Trails Its Nordic Neighbors :: Finland is an economic power among countries that use the euro, but compared with its neighbors it is slipping.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591141624524980.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

2,500-Year-Old Mummy Was Tattooed :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�99f94ee56a810055f360b7944dc40a

Pilots Pick Some Favorite Scenic Routes :: A number of regularly traveled commercial flight paths showcase some of the nation's most beautiful vistas—from the Grand Canyon to Alaskan glaciers to historic lighthouses en route to Portland, Me.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591313397549958.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rove: The GOP's Medicare Advantage :: Democrats have long had an issue edge on Medicare. Republicans cowered in fear. Here's why it's different in 2012.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577590923443298172.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

Illegal Immigrants Flock to Youth Program :: Tens of thousands of young illegal immigrants across the U.S. applied to a program that could allow them to remain in the country and work legally.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577591643706197470.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Guard Shot at Conservative Group's Offices :: 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

Samsung, Apple Urged to Talk :: A federal judge urged the CEOs of Apple and Samsung Electronics to talk one more time before their patent case is handed to a jury.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591261781465448.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

European Banks Tackle Bad Debt :: Europe's banks are making more progress in whittling away their problem with bad loans, but the cloud of uncertainty hanging over the euro zone has slowed the sector's deleveraging.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577591341704625850.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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16-Aug-2012 19:54

'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

Beauty Queen Dragged Out of Bed Nude by Mistaken Deputies: Lawsuit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BgMBiQUULIc/tagblogsfindlawcom2012-legallyweird-idUS259228371320120804

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

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

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

Cagefighter 'cures' terrorists :: In the shadow of London's Olympic stadium, home of the Summer Games, is a hotbed of radical fundamentalism dubbed Londonistan, from where al Qaeda has already recruited for some of its most ambitious plots.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/20/world/europe/uk-caging-terror-main/index.html?eref�ition

Floating turbine buoys offshore wind :: Floating wind farms could soon be powering thousands of European homes after a prototype seaborne turbine sailed through technological trials off the coast of Agucadoura, Portugal.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/28/world/windplus-floating-wind-turbine/index.html?eref�ition

Dallas mayor declares emergency over West Nile virus :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HGoaaRJ1xl8/us-usa-health-westnile-idUSBRE87E0ZO20120815

Britain warns Ecuador it could enter embassy to get Assange :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OR2xJzC8n5A/us-wikileaks-assange-ecuador-idUSBRE87E16N20120815

UPDATE 2-US hypersonic aircraft crashes seconds into military test flight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UzRSRdmQIRU/usa-hypersonic-flight-idUSL2E8JFBYF20120815

The vagaries of vegan dating :: Finding a date without meat or dairy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18833471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Violence spreads to threats in Lebanon :: Several Persian Gulf states called on their citizens to leave Lebanon on Wednesday after the civil war in neighboring Syria fueled protests and kidnapping threats there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/world/meast/syria-lebanon-unrest/index.html?eref�ition

The Mo Farah effect :: Viewpoint: How Olympic success can improve image of Somalis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19256643#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Proud Dereks: Readers lumbered with unfashionable names :: Readers celebrate their unfashionable names
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19275450#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa