Friday, August 17, 2012

17-Aug-2012 23:21

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Oral sex not outstripping intercourse among U.S. youth: study :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sUVZeUi0slA/us-usa-health-oralsex-idUSBRE87G00P20120817

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mass arrests in Chilean schools :: Chilean police detain 139 people - most of them students - who had been occupying schools in Santiago for several days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291516#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Michaela police 'need more time' :: Police in Mauritius have asked for more time to investigate as a former security guard appears in court accused of conspiracy to commit larceny in the Michaela McAreavey case.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19293159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What does Gu trial say about China? :: Gu Kailai's one-day trial was a spectacle for the public's benefit; few doubt her sentence is predetermined, writes law professor and China watcher Donald Clarke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/opinion/clarke-gu-kailai/index.html?eref�ition

China to issue verdict in Gu murder case on Monday - court :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jcuLYPsspuY/china-murder-verdict-idINDEE87G01N20120817

Unilever quits as Turbine sponsor :: Unilver ends its £4.41m sponsorship of Tate Modern's Turbine Hall commission, which has seen artists including Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and Rachel Whiteread create free works of art in the venue.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19293762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Private rents 'hit record high' :: The average rent paid by private tenants in England and Wales reached a new record in July, of £725 a month, a letting group says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19288208#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Premier League footballer hatred vortex :: Why do some people hate footballers so much?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19281103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

ParalympicsGB given medal targets :: The British Paralympic team are set a minimum medal target by UK Sport of 103 from at least 12 sports at London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/disability-sport/19294448

Why is Ayn Rand so popular? :: How did this 1,200-page novel become so popular?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19280545#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Developer anger at Twitter change :: Developers who create Twitter apps with more than 100,000 users now need to seek the social network's permission to continue operating.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19293793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bodies 'found outside Damascus' :: At least 60 bodies have been found in a Damascus suburb, activists say, after what the opposition describes as a "massacre" by government forces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19293304#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nature puts on stunning show :: Here are 10 stunning entries from the New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography, showing nature up close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/17/tech/eureka-prize-science-photos/index.html?eref�ition

17-Aug-2012 23:20 10

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

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

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

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: 'Living legend' Usain bolts into Olympic history :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120810-usain-bolt

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

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

Why We Should Scam the Scammers :: How can we stop those ubiquitous Nigerian ploys and other flimflams? Look at it from the perps' perspective.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443931404577548813973954518.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Punk Band Given Two Years Over Anti-Kremlin Protest :: A feminist group known as Pussy Riot was found guilty of hooliganism and sentenced to two years in jail in one of the most politically charged trials since the Soviet era.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577594790007246410.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

West Nile Hits Hard Around Dallas, With Fear of Its Spread :: After nearly 200 cases of human infection and 10 deaths in Dallas County, Dallas's mayor authorized aerial pesticide spraying, spurring a backlash.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/17/us/west-nile-virus-hits-hard-in-dallas-area-and-is-seen-spreading.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Living The High Life :: Developers are erecting super-skyscrapers for the very wealthy, selling apartments with helicopter views for massive price tags. Why everyone's looking up, and the realities of life on the 90th floor.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591364232347238.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Campaigns Seek Positives in Negative Tone :: The presidential race's unusually early negative character has shaped the course of the campaign, raising significant risks but also opportunities for both sides.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593641006612150.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Facebook Investors Cash Out :: Facebook shares plumbed a new low as early investors were freed to sell some of their stakes. CEO Zuckerberg acknowledged to employees for the first time that the selloff could hurt them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593711737087098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Review Roundup: Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/review-roundup-samsung-galaxy-note-101/2012/08/17/17412fb4-e70d-11e1-8f62-58260e3940a0_story.html

To Train Teachers, a New Lesson Plan :: A controversial program in Chicago to improve the results of classroom teaching pairs prospective teachers with seasoned educators who shadow them for an entire year.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577466753172681014.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

1 Dead, Another Missing in Yosemite :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih6b9210e0e5224a04e7198ab5245e43

New Details on Apple's TV Vision :: Apple's vision for a new television set-top device includes features designed to simplify accessing and viewing programming, and erases the distinction between live and on-demand content.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593693481339210.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rob Portman: The Regulatory Cliff Is Nearly as Steep as the Fiscal One :: The president has postponed damaging rules until after the November election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587310951310628.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Future of Data: Encoded in DNA :: 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

Bing Windows 8 app brings tiled goodness to your search results - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-10805_3-57495215-75/bing-windows-8-app-brings-tiled-goodness-to-your-search-results/

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_most_emailed_day_europe

Miners, Police Battle in South Africa :: At least 25 people died as police and striking workers clashed at one of South Africa's biggest platinum mines.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593122789888772.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Blessed Are the Cheesemakers :: In the world of artisanal cheese, Ireland is a land of legend. Forty years after a group of self-taught producers helped usher in a fine-food revolution, some of the country's best cheesemakers have opened up their farms to visitors.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444860104577558822247960412.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Rate Cuts on the Cards for Norway, Sweden :: Market Focus: Sweden and Norway are riding out the economic crisis engulfing the rest of Europe, but their relatively steady economic growth and robust public finances have sent their currencies soaring.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577592770513265322.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Kidnappings, Riots Hit Lebanon :: Syria's crisis pulled neighboring Lebanon further into instability on Thursday, as rival extremist Shiite and Sunni groups kidnapped Syrians and staged violent riots near the Syria-Lebanon border.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593222583928992.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Don't Yawn: Chambers of Commerce Are Really Quite a Kick :: Chambers of commerce have had a hand in more excitement than most people realize, from the flight of Charles Lindbergh to the downfall of Al Capone.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443545504577563511568795118.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

Strassel: Why Republicans Can Win :: The only candidate gutting Medicare today is Obama. The only candidate who intends to preserve Medicare for future generations is Romney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593563063374688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Mediscare Boomerang :: ObamaCare gives Republicans a chance to win the Medicare debate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587464183295348.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: It's the Circumstances, Stupid :: How the Republican ticket can suit the moment and use Clark Kent—er, Paul Ryan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593580486242106.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


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17-Aug-2012 22:19

White House: Biden stays on Obama's ticket, gaffes or not :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VYMPEJuIQGM/us-usa-campaign-biden-idUSBRE87F1E820120816

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

Norway police chief quits over Breivik report - BBC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNExDxv5vkBajBBD8IixHcImb4Fzog&url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-19290947

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exclusive: White House studying potential oil reserve release :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/flqz-sckyPQ/us-usa-oil-reserves-idUSBRE87F13T20120816

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mass arrests in Chilean schools :: Chilean police detain 139 people - most of them students - who had been occupying schools in Santiago for several days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291516#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

Fed hawks make case against further easing :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/R0eW_ZQZf2A/us-usa-fed-idUSBRE87G03120120817

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Insight: Goldman independent research arm dies, shunned by clients :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/09350evgo2c/us-goldman-hudsonstreet-idUSBRE87G04320120817

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Securing Syria chemical weapons may take tens of thousands of troops :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Sp9jVp4vAF4/us-syria-crisis-chemicalweapons-idUSBRE87G02420120817

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Michaela police 'need more time' :: Police in Mauritius have asked for more time to investigate as a former security guard appears in court accused of conspiracy to commit larceny in the Michaela McAreavey case.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19293159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What does Gu trial say about China? :: Gu Kailai's one-day trial was a spectacle for the public's benefit; few doubt her sentence is predetermined, writes law professor and China watcher Donald Clarke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/opinion/clarke-gu-kailai/index.html?eref�ition

China to issue verdict in Gu murder case on Monday - court :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jcuLYPsspuY/china-murder-verdict-idINDEE87G01N20120817

Unilever quits as Turbine sponsor :: Unilver ends its £4.41m sponsorship of Tate Modern's Turbine Hall commission, which has seen artists including Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and Rachel Whiteread create free works of art in the venue.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19293762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Private rents 'hit record high' :: The average rent paid by private tenants in England and Wales reached a new record in July, of £725 a month, a letting group says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19288208#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Premier League footballer hatred vortex :: Why do some people hate footballers so much?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19281103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Aug-2012 22:19 10

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

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

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

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

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: 'Living legend' Usain bolts into Olympic history :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120810-usain-bolt

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

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

Living The High Life :: Developers are erecting super-skyscrapers for the very wealthy, selling apartments with helicopter views for massive price tags. Why everyone's looking up, and the realities of life on the 90th floor.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591364232347238.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Massacre' of miners by SA police decried - Oman Daily Observer :: http://main.omanobserver.om/node/106647

Punk Band Given Two Years Over Anti-Kremlin Protest :: A feminist group known as Pussy Riot was found guilty of hooliganism and sentenced to two years in jail in one of the most politically charged trials since the Soviet era.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577594790007246410.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

West Nile Hits Hard Around Dallas, With Fear of Its Spread :: After nearly 200 cases of human infection and 10 deaths in Dallas County, Dallas's mayor authorized aerial pesticide spraying, spurring a backlash.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/17/us/west-nile-virus-hits-hard-in-dallas-area-and-is-seen-spreading.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Syrian refugee exodus accelerates: U.N. agencies :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JkMabd6W_NU/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120817

Campaigns Seek Positives in Negative Tone :: The presidential race's unusually early negative character has shaped the course of the campaign, raising significant risks but also opportunities for both sides.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593641006612150.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Facebook Investors Cash Out :: Facebook shares plumbed a new low as early investors were freed to sell some of their stakes. CEO Zuckerberg acknowledged to employees for the first time that the selloff could hurt them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593711737087098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

To Train Teachers, a New Lesson Plan :: A controversial program in Chicago to improve the results of classroom teaching pairs prospective teachers with seasoned educators who shadow them for an entire year.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577466753172681014.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

1 Dead, Another Missing in Yosemite :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih6b9210e0e5224a04e7198ab5245e43

New Details on Apple's TV Vision :: Apple's vision for a new television set-top device includes features designed to simplify accessing and viewing programming, and erases the distinction between live and on-demand content.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593693481339210.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rob Portman: The Regulatory Cliff Is Nearly as Steep as the Fiscal One :: The president has postponed damaging rules until after the November election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587310951310628.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Defense rests in iPad, iPhone patent case - Newsday :: http://newyork.newsday.com/business/technology/apple-v-samsung-defense-rests-in-ipad-iphone-patent-case-1.3911003

Future of Data: Encoded in DNA :: 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

Bing Windows 8 app brings tiled goodness to your search results - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-10805_3-57495215-75/bing-windows-8-app-brings-tiled-goodness-to-your-search-results/

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_most_emailed_day_europe

Miners, Police Battle in South Africa :: At least 25 people died as police and striking workers clashed at one of South Africa's biggest platinum mines.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593122789888772.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Blessed Are the Cheesemakers :: In the world of artisanal cheese, Ireland is a land of legend. Forty years after a group of self-taught producers helped usher in a fine-food revolution, some of the country's best cheesemakers have opened up their farms to visitors.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444860104577558822247960412.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Rate Cuts on the Cards for Norway, Sweden :: Market Focus: Sweden and Norway are riding out the economic crisis engulfing the rest of Europe, but their relatively steady economic growth and robust public finances have sent their currencies soaring.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577592770513265322.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Kidnappings, Riots Hit Lebanon :: Syria's crisis pulled neighboring Lebanon further into instability on Thursday, as rival extremist Shiite and Sunni groups kidnapped Syrians and staged violent riots near the Syria-Lebanon border.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593222583928992.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

Strassel: Why Republicans Can Win :: The only candidate gutting Medicare today is Obama. The only candidate who intends to preserve Medicare for future generations is Romney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593563063374688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Mediscare Boomerang :: ObamaCare gives Republicans a chance to win the Medicare debate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587464183295348.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

17-Aug-2012 21:19

White House: Biden stays on Obama's ticket, gaffes or not :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VYMPEJuIQGM/us-usa-campaign-biden-idUSBRE87F1E820120816

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exclusive: White House studying potential oil reserve release :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/flqz-sckyPQ/us-usa-oil-reserves-idUSBRE87F13T20120816

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mass arrests in Chilean schools :: Chilean police detain 139 people - most of them students - who had been occupying schools in Santiago for several days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291516#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

Fed hawks make case against further easing :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/R0eW_ZQZf2A/us-usa-fed-idUSBRE87G03120120817

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Insight: Goldman independent research arm dies, shunned by clients :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/09350evgo2c/us-goldman-hudsonstreet-idUSBRE87G04320120817

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Securing Syria chemical weapons may take tens of thousands of troops :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Sp9jVp4vAF4/us-syria-crisis-chemicalweapons-idUSBRE87G02420120817

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Michaela police 'need more time' :: Police in Mauritius have asked for more time to investigate as a former security guard appears in court accused of conspiracy to commit larceny in the Michaela McAreavey case.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19293159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What does Gu trial say about China? :: Gu Kailai's one-day trial was a spectacle for the public's benefit; few doubt her sentence is predetermined, writes law professor and China watcher Donald Clarke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/opinion/clarke-gu-kailai/index.html?eref�ition

China to issue verdict in Gu murder case on Monday - court :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jcuLYPsspuY/china-murder-verdict-idINDEE87G01N20120817

Unilever quits as Turbine sponsor :: Unilver ends its £4.41m sponsorship of Tate Modern's Turbine Hall commission, which has seen artists including Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and Rachel Whiteread create free works of art in the venue.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19293762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Private rents 'hit record high' :: The average rent paid by private tenants in England and Wales reached a new record in July, of £725 a month, a letting group says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19288208#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Premier League footballer hatred vortex :: Why do some people hate footballers so much?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19281103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

ParalympicsGB given medal targets :: The British Paralympic team are set a minimum medal target by UK Sport of 103 from at least 12 sports at London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/disability-sport/19294448

17-Aug-2012 21:18 10

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

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

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

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

REPORT: LONDON OLYMPIC GAMES 2012: 'Living legend' Usain bolts into Olympic history :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20120810-usain-bolt

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

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

Living The High Life :: Developers are erecting super-skyscrapers for the very wealthy, selling apartments with helicopter views for massive price tags. Why everyone's looking up, and the realities of life on the 90th floor.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577591364232347238.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Britain stops export of key Picasso painting - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/entertainment/Britain%2Bstops%2Bexport%2BPicasso%2Bpainting/7106632/story.html

Campaigns Seek Positives in Negative Tone :: The presidential race's unusually early negative character has shaped the course of the campaign, raising significant risks but also opportunities for both sides.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593641006612150.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Facebook Investors Cash Out :: Facebook shares plumbed a new low as early investors were freed to sell some of their stakes. CEO Zuckerberg acknowledged to employees for the first time that the selloff could hurt them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593711737087098.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Syrian refugee exodus accelerates: U.N. agencies :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JkMabd6W_NU/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8610SH20120817

Punk Band Given Two Years Over Anti-Kremlin Protest :: A feminist group known as Pussy Riot was found guilty of hooliganism and sentenced to two years in jail in one of the most politically charged trials since the Soviet era.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577594790007246410.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

To Train Teachers, a New Lesson Plan :: A controversial program in Chicago to improve the results of classroom teaching pairs prospective teachers with seasoned educators who shadow them for an entire year.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303410404577466753172681014.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

1 Dead, Another Missing in Yosemite :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih6b9210e0e5224a04e7198ab5245e43

New Details on Apple's TV Vision :: Apple's vision for a new television set-top device includes features designed to simplify accessing and viewing programming, and erases the distinction between live and on-demand content.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593693481339210.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rob Portman: The Regulatory Cliff Is Nearly as Steep as the Fiscal One :: The president has postponed damaging rules until after the November election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587310951310628.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apple v. Samsung: Defense rests in iPad, iPhone patent case - Newsday :: http://newyork.newsday.com/business/technology/apple-v-samsung-defense-rests-in-ipad-iphone-patent-case-1.3911003

Future of Data: Encoded in DNA :: 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

West Nile Hits Hard Around Dallas, With Fear of Its Spread :: After nearly 200 cases of human infection and 10 deaths in Dallas County, Dallas's mayor authorized aerial pesticide spraying, spurring a backlash.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/17/us/west-nile-virus-hits-hard-in-dallas-area-and-is-seen-spreading.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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_most_emailed_day_europe

Miners, Police Battle in South Africa :: At least 25 people died as police and striking workers clashed at one of South Africa's biggest platinum mines.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593122789888772.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rate Cuts on the Cards for Norway, Sweden :: Market Focus: Sweden and Norway are riding out the economic crisis engulfing the rest of Europe, but their relatively steady economic growth and robust public finances have sent their currencies soaring.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444508504577592770513265322.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

France Rethinks Gypsy Rights :: The French government is considering giving Bulgarian and Romanian nationals equal working rights to other Europeans in the country, after the dismantlement of Gypsy camps sparked controversy.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444233104577593353007693674.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Kidnappings, Riots Hit Lebanon :: Syria's crisis pulled neighboring Lebanon further into instability on Thursday, as rival extremist Shiite and Sunni groups kidnapped Syrians and staged violent riots near the Syria-Lebanon border.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593222583928992.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

Strassel: Why Republicans Can Win :: The only candidate gutting Medicare today is Obama. The only candidate who intends to preserve Medicare for future generations is Romney.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593563063374688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Mediscare Boomerang :: ObamaCare gives Republicans a chance to win the Medicare debate.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444772404577587464183295348.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: It's the Circumstances, Stupid :: How the Republican ticket can suit the moment and use Clark Kent—er, Paul Ryan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444375104577593580486242106.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

17-Aug-2012 20:17

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ramadan: Impact on business during holy month :: How does Ramadan affect businesses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19281749#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Oral sex not outstripping intercourse among U.S. youth: study :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sUVZeUi0slA/us-usa-health-oralsex-idUSBRE87G00P20120817

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Dogs tied to rail tracks, left to die :: Cleveland police are searching for a man who tied 3 dogs to a railroad track.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/08/16/dnt-oh-dogs-tied-to-tracks.wews?eref�ition

AUDIO: UFOs in UK 'around one a month' :: Head of UK Air Traffic Control Richard Deakin speaks to Simon Jack about moving over six thousand flights a day through the skies and... about UFOs.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9745000/9745210.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Michaela police 'need more time' :: Police in Mauritius have asked for more time to investigate as a former security guard appears in court accused of conspiracy to commit larceny in the Michaela McAreavey case.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19293159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What does Gu trial say about China? :: Gu Kailai's one-day trial was a spectacle for the public's benefit; few doubt her sentence is predetermined, writes law professor and China watcher Donald Clarke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/opinion/clarke-gu-kailai/index.html?eref�ition

China to issue verdict in Gu murder case on Monday - court :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jcuLYPsspuY/china-murder-verdict-idINDEE87G01N20120817

Unilever quits as Turbine sponsor :: Unilver ends its £4.41m sponsorship of Tate Modern's Turbine Hall commission, which has seen artists including Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and Rachel Whiteread create free works of art in the venue.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19293762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Private rents 'hit record high' :: The average rent paid by private tenants in England and Wales reached a new record in July, of £725 a month, a letting group says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19288208#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Premier League footballer hatred vortex :: Why do some people hate footballers so much?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19281103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

ParalympicsGB given medal targets :: The British Paralympic team are set a minimum medal target by UK Sport of 103 from at least 12 sports at London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/disability-sport/19294448

Why is Ayn Rand so popular? :: How did this 1,200-page novel become so popular?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19280545#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Next-door' post scheme extended :: A scheme to deliver post to a neighbour if no-one is at home is to be extended across the UK after a successful three-month trial.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19293772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Aug-2012 20:17 Facebook

Facebook shares drop 4 percent, hit another low :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RxP1qHVbl2A/us-facebook-shares-idUSBRE87G0MO20120817

Facebook shares drop 4 percent, hit another low - Reuters India :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/08/17/facebook-shares-idINDEE87G0BH20120817

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


Facebook

17-Aug-2012 19:17

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ramadan: Impact on business during holy month :: How does Ramadan affect businesses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19281749#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Oral sex not outstripping intercourse among U.S. youth: study :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sUVZeUi0slA/us-usa-health-oralsex-idUSBRE87G00P20120817

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mass arrests in Chilean schools :: Chilean police detain 139 people - most of them students - who had been occupying schools in Santiago for several days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291516#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Dogs tied to rail tracks, left to die :: Cleveland police are searching for a man who tied 3 dogs to a railroad track.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/08/16/dnt-oh-dogs-tied-to-tracks.wews?eref�ition

Sudanese refugees face 'disaster' :: People are dying in large numbers in a refugee camp in South Sudan, a medical charity says, describing the situation as a humanitarian disaster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19292250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: UFOs in UK 'around one a month' :: Head of UK Air Traffic Control Richard Deakin speaks to Simon Jack about moving over six thousand flights a day through the skies and... about UFOs.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9745000/9745210.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Michaela police 'need more time' :: Police in Mauritius have asked for more time to investigate as a former security guard appears in court accused of conspiracy to commit larceny in the Michaela McAreavey case.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-19293159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What does Gu trial say about China? :: Gu Kailai's one-day trial was a spectacle for the public's benefit; few doubt her sentence is predetermined, writes law professor and China watcher Donald Clarke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/opinion/clarke-gu-kailai/index.html?eref�ition

China to issue verdict in Gu murder case on Monday - court :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jcuLYPsspuY/china-murder-verdict-idINDEE87G01N20120817

Japan to deport Chinese in island row :: Japan will deport 14 detained Chinese nationals who were arrested over a disputed island chain in the East China Sea in a resolution aimed at ending a diplomatic incident between the two nations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/17/world/asia/japan-china-island-dispute/index.html?eref�ition

Unilever quits as Turbine sponsor :: Unilver ends its £4.41m sponsorship of Tate Modern's Turbine Hall commission, which has seen artists including Ai Weiwei, Anish Kapoor and Rachel Whiteread create free works of art in the venue.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19293762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Private rents 'hit record high' :: The average rent paid by private tenants in England and Wales reached a new record in July, of £725 a month, a letting group says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19288208#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Premier League footballer hatred vortex :: Why do some people hate footballers so much?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19281103#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Aug-2012 19:17 Battle

California Proposition 32 Battle to Limit Special Interest Money is Marred by ... - PolicyMic :: http://www.policymic.com/articles/12751/california-proposition-32-battle-to-limit-special-interest-money-is-marred-by-special-interest-money

Miners, Police Battle in South Africa :: At least 25 people died as police and striking workers clashed at one of South Africa's biggest platinum mines.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443324404577593122789888772.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


Battle

17-Aug-2012 18:16

White House: Biden stays on Obama's ticket, gaffes or not :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VYMPEJuIQGM/us-usa-campaign-biden-idUSBRE87F1E820120816

Jobless rates rise in NY, NJ and Connecticut in July :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YpnJX_azd1g/us-newjersey-unemployment-idUSBRE87F15K20120816

VIDEO: Ex-Amish rodeo cowgirl and mother of six :: The mother of six who gave up Amish life to be a rodeo cowgirl
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19289225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exclusive: White House studying potential oil reserve release :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/flqz-sckyPQ/us-usa-oil-reserves-idUSBRE87F13T20120816

Brazil 2014 on track say organisers :: Brazil works to get ready for the 2014 World Cup
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19255581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ramadan: Impact on business during holy month :: How does Ramadan affect businesses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19281749#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What is the Scrabble score for cheat?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19283646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time, CNN reinstate Zakaria after plagiarism review :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/97K8_B5A6Ic/usa-plagiarism-zakaria-idINDEE87F0K720120816

VIDEO: US synagogue welcomes Muslims :: A synagogue in the US state of Virginia has opened its doors to Muslims to use for Friday prayers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19289226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peruvian troops killed by rebels :: Peruvian officials say Shining Path rebels have killed five soldiers in a jungle area where they now operate in association with drug traffickers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291520#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Research 'raises male pill hope' :: Scientists believe they are a step closer in the difficult journey towards developing a male contraceptive pill, after successful studies in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19281690#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mass arrests in Chilean schools :: Chilean police detain 139 people - most of them students - who had been occupying schools in Santiago for several days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19291516#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Export bar on Picasso painting :: Culture Minister Ed Vaizey has placed a temporary export bar on Picasso's Child with a Dove, in the hope that money can be raised to keep the painting in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19283696#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy's head lodged in guardrail :: Firefighters rescue a boy whose head was stuck in a guardrail hole in southwest China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/16/vo-boy-gets-head-stuck.cctv?eref�ition

Fed hawks make case against further easing :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/R0eW_ZQZf2A/us-usa-fed-idUSBRE87G03120120817

The other Olympic hopefuls :: How many of them made it into Team GB?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19287121#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Insight: Goldman independent research arm dies, shunned by clients :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/09350evgo2c/us-goldman-hudsonstreet-idUSBRE87G04320120817

Who are China's next leaders? :: After much speculation, it is now official: The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene its 18th Party Congress in Beijing during the "latter half of this year," a party official announced this week without giving specific dates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-next-leaders/index.html?eref�ition

Man weeps after euthanasia denied :: Do people have the right to die? We look at the case in support of assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/17/euthanasia-supporters-of-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

The case against assisted suicide :: Disability rights activist John Kelly explains the case against assisted suicide.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/08/16/wr-euthanasia-suicide-die-death.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: Assange mother 'shocked' by UK :: Julian Assange's mother, Christine, says the UK has been ''exposed as nothing but a puppet state of the US'', as Ecuador grants asylum to the Wikileaks founder.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19292653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beer but no bumper cars as Obama magic slips in Iowa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uKM515Cgoik/us-usa-campaign-obama-iowa-idUSBRE87G04520120817

India migrant exodus continues :: The exodus of people from India's north-eastern states living in the southern city of Bangalore continues with more migrant workers fleeing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-19292570#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Securing Syria chemical weapons may take tens of thousands of troops :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Sp9jVp4vAF4/us-syria-crisis-chemicalweapons-idUSBRE87G02420120817

Gu Kailai awaits murder trial verdict :: Chinese authorities will announce the verdict Monday morning in the murder trial of Gu Kailai, wife of disgraced Communist Party leader Bo Xilai, a family friend told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/world/asia/china-gu-kailai-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Chaotic scenes at mine :: Photos: South African miners killed during strike
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/africa/gallery/south-africa-miners/index.html?eref�ition

Dogs tied to rail tracks, left to die :: Cleveland police are searching for a man who tied 3 dogs to a railroad track.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/08/16/dnt-oh-dogs-tied-to-tracks.wews?eref�ition

Sudanese refugees face 'disaster' :: People are dying in large numbers in a refugee camp in South Sudan, a medical charity says, describing the situation as a humanitarian disaster.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-19292250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: UFOs in UK 'around one a month' :: Head of UK Air Traffic Control Richard Deakin speaks to Simon Jack about moving over six thousand flights a day through the skies and... about UFOs.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_9745000/9745210.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Secret Footballer' on life in Premier League :: Wealth, fame, the adulation of thousands and constant media attention. The life of a footballer in one of Europe's top leagues is far removed from that of the average man on the street.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/16/sport/football/secret-footballer-premier-league/index.html?eref�ition