Monday, September 10, 2012

10-Sep-2012 23:48

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Maps readies for battle :: Google Maps' boss speaks out ahead of the launch of Apple's rival tech
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19536269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kindle HD takes on the iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor, Amazon takes on the iPad on its own turf. Which wins?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Are you ready for iPhone 5? :: It's looking like Apple's next version of its iconic smartphone will be called the iPhone 5.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/04/tech/gaming-gadgets/apple-iphone-event/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: 'Obama bought 20 pizzas' :: The owner of a pizza shop in Florida who surprised Barack Obama with a huge hug during a campaign tour said it was a great meeting, and that the US president bought 20 pizzas.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19540523#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Inside the mind of a piano prodigy :: At an age when most of us were still mastering our shoelaces, Benjamin Grosvenor was working on his arpeggios and legato fingers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/showbiz/benjamin-grosvener-piano-prodigy/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

10-Sep-2012 23:48 10

Chinese Challenge to Android :: While the technology industry is closely watching Apple's patent war against rivals using Google's Android mobile operating system, China already has homegrown software that is trying to take on Android in the country's fast-growing smartphone market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577640822514376852.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Do Gadgets Really Threaten Planes? :: The ban on electronic devices rests on anecdotes, not on hard evidence—because there isn't any.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577637703253402734.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Geography Strikes Back :: To understand today's global conflicts, forget economics and technology and take a hard look at a map, writes Robert D. Kaplan in the Saturday essay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635332556005436.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opting Out of the 'Rug Rat Race' :: For success in the long run, brain power helps, but what our kids really need to learn is grit, says Paul Tough.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635352783638934.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mohammed Ibrahim: The Philanthropist of Honest Government :: Africa's cellphone billionaire, Mohammed Ibrahim, is offering a rich payoff for African leaders who don't take payoffs. He says it'll do for development what foreign aid never has.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587641175010510.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mortimer Zuckerman: Those Jobless Numbers Are Even Worse Than They Look :: Still above 8%—and closer to 19% in a truer accounting. Here's a plan for improvement.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577635681206305056.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

GoDaddy Web outage takes out small-business sites - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120910/NEWS09/120910059/GoDaddy-Web-outage-takes-out-small-business-sites

Legal Battles on Voting May Prove a Critical Issue in Election :: With federal and state courts handing down decisions on ballot casting and counting, the presidential election may hinge partly on last-minute legal battles by both parties.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/us/politics/legal-battles-on-voting-may-prove-a-critical-issue-in-election.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Boris steals the limelight from Cameron at victory parade - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2012/sep/10/boris-limelight-cameron-victory-parade?newsfeed%3Dtrue

UPDATE 2-Casino mogul Steve Wynn awarded $20 million in slander suit - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-rt-usa-wynnslander-update-2-pixl1e8kafux-20120910,0,3787334.story

Does security make the 9/11 Memorial safer? - MiamiHerald.com (registration) :: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/09/10/2995429/does-security-make-the-911-memorial.html

U.S. to Slash AIG Stake :: The Treasury will sell $18 billion of AIG stock in a public offering, slashing its stake by more than half and making the government a minority shareholder.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577642023069906372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Yemen says kills deputy regional head of al Qaeda - The Star Online :: http://thestar.com.my/news/story.asp?file%3D/2012/9/11/worldupdates/2012-09-10T205202Z_5_BRE8890O2_RTROPTT_0_UK-YEMEN-QAEDA%26sec%3DWorldupdates

French berate billionaire who wants to become Belgian - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2012/0910/French-berate-billionaire-who-wants-to-become-Belgian

The True History of Simpson-Bowles :: Paul Ryan didn't kill the deficit commission, which dodged the biggest issues.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443864204577623332790836376.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Washington Memo: Romney's Tax Plan Leaves Key Variables Blank - Washington Memo :: Mitt Romney has pledged to cut individual income tax rates for everyone, but he has provided few specifics, confounding analysts and leaving himself open to attack from Democrats.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/us/politics/romneys-tax-plan-leaves-key-variables-blank.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Summary: Florida firm is source of Apple data - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-09-10/news-summary-florida-firm-is-source-of-apple-data

Thousands of teachers strike in Chicago, parents scramble :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/deIt7oVBRL0/us-usa-chicago-schools-idUSBRE8870DL20120910

UPDATE 1-Thousands cheer British Olympians on streets of London - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-rt-britain-olympics-pix-update-1l5e8kaj9m-20120910,0,3252636.story

Drug Smugglers Pose Underwater Challenge in Caribbean :: American authorities have discovered models of a new drug-ferrying submarine capable of traveling, unseen from the surface, from Ecuador to Los Angeles.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/world/americas/drug-smugglers-pose-underwater-challenge-in-caribbean.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

How Not to Blow It With Financial Aid :: Colleges are tightening their criteria for aid. Here are ways to increase your chances of getting help with college costs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577572661270917258.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tycoon Branson rails a lot and steams up over rail firm's number crunching - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2012/sep/10/branson-rails-number-crunching-firstgroup?newsfeed%3Dtrue

With $114 million, Obama just out raises Romney in August :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0TPqFiW7jhQ/us-usa-campaign-fundraising-idUSBRE88905F20120910

For a Lung Cancer, Drug Treatment May Be Within Reach :: Research on a common lung cancer could foretell a type of treatment in which drugs — many of which are in the pipeline already — are chosen to match the genetic mutation in each patient.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/health/research/for-a-lung-cancer-drug-treatment-may-be-within-reach.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

New Mars theory paints a dryer picture of the Red Planet (+video) - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0910/New-Mars-theory-paints-a-dryer-picture-of-the-Red-Planet-video

Bear hug of Obama OK in this case, Secret Service says - MarketWatch (blog) :: http://blogs.marketwatch.com/election/2012/09/10/bear-hug-of-obama-ok-in-this-case-secret-service-says/

Romney Struggles in Battleground States :: With two months to Election Day, Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Alps shooting: Bomb squad searches house - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10833200

President Obama talks Nicki Minaj lyric slam: 'She likes to play different ... - Entertainment Weekly :: http://popwatch.ew.com/2012/09/10/president-obama-nicki-minaj-romney-radio-florida/


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10-Sep-2012 22:47

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Maps readies for battle :: Google Maps' boss speaks out ahead of the launch of Apple's rival tech
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19536269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kindle HD takes on the iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor, Amazon takes on the iPad on its own turf. Which wins?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Are you ready for iPhone 5? :: It's looking like Apple's next version of its iconic smartphone will be called the iPhone 5.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/04/tech/gaming-gadgets/apple-iphone-event/index.html?eref�ition

Somalia Lawmakers to Vote for New President - Voice of America (blog) :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG7_038fzUbF-kshiuv4rN6lo2EyA&url=http://blogs.voanews.com/breaking-news/2012/09/09/somalia-lawmakers-to-vote-for-new-president/

VIDEO: 'Obama bought 20 pizzas' :: The owner of a pizza shop in Florida who surprised Barack Obama with a huge hug during a campaign tour said it was a great meeting, and that the US president bought 20 pizzas.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19540523#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Inside the mind of a piano prodigy :: At an age when most of us were still mastering our shoelaces, Benjamin Grosvenor was working on his arpeggios and legato fingers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/showbiz/benjamin-grosvener-piano-prodigy/index.html?eref�ition

10-Sep-2012 22:47 10

Chinese Challenge to Android :: While the technology industry is closely watching Apple's patent war against rivals using Google's Android mobile operating system, China already has homegrown software that is trying to take on Android in the country's fast-growing smartphone market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577640822514376852.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Do Gadgets Really Threaten Planes? :: The ban on electronic devices rests on anecdotes, not on hard evidence—because there isn't any.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577637703253402734.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Geography Strikes Back :: To understand today's global conflicts, forget economics and technology and take a hard look at a map, writes Robert D. Kaplan in the Saturday essay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635332556005436.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opting Out of the 'Rug Rat Race' :: For success in the long run, brain power helps, but what our kids really need to learn is grit, says Paul Tough.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635352783638934.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Dirtier Lives: The Medicine We Need? :: A new book carries a fascinating argument: that infection with parasites prevents or ameliorates many diseases of inflammation, says Matt Ridley.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443686004577633400584241864.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Toll Road Offers Fast Cash to Texas :: Texas stands to receive $100 million from the private operators of a state toll road for raising its speed limit to 85 miles per hour, a contractual payoff that is drawing criticism from consumer groups.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637773840176082.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mohammed Ibrahim: The Philanthropist of Honest Government :: Africa's cellphone billionaire, Mohammed Ibrahim, is offering a rich payoff for African leaders who don't take payoffs. He says it'll do for development what foreign aid never has.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587641175010510.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mortimer Zuckerman: Those Jobless Numbers Are Even Worse Than They Look :: Still above 8%—and closer to 19% in a truer accounting. Here's a plan for improvement.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577635681206305056.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

The True History of Simpson-Bowles :: Paul Ryan didn't kill the deficit commission, which dodged the biggest issues.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443864204577623332790836376.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Washington Memo: Romney's Tax Plan Leaves Key Variables Blank - Washington Memo :: Mitt Romney has pledged to cut individual income tax rates for everyone, but he has provided few specifics, confounding analysts and leaving himself open to attack from Democrats.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/us/politics/romneys-tax-plan-leaves-key-variables-blank.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Summary: Florida firm is source of Apple data - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-09-10/news-summary-florida-firm-is-source-of-apple-data

UPDATE 1-Thousands cheer British Olympians on streets of London - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-rt-britain-olympics-pix-update-1l5e8kaj9m-20120910,0,3252636.story

'Gossip Girl' Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds tie the knot - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sns-rt-peopleblakelivelyl3e8ka5vs-20120910,0,4188661.story

Senior US official confirms al-Qaida leader in Yemen was killed; major blow to ... - Boston.com :: http://www.boston.com/news/nation/washington/2012/09/10/senior-official-confirms-qaida-leader-yemen-was-killed-major-blow-terror-group/w3f1Htl7KC9RFTTQCyI2cP/story.html

Drug Smugglers Pose Underwater Challenge in Caribbean :: American authorities have discovered models of a new drug-ferrying submarine capable of traveling, unseen from the surface, from Ecuador to Los Angeles.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/world/americas/drug-smugglers-pose-underwater-challenge-in-caribbean.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

CNN Poll: Obama up six points over Romney - CNN (blog) :: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2012/09/10/cnn-poll-obama-up-six-points-over-romney/

How Not to Blow It With Financial Aid :: Colleges are tightening their criteria for aid. Here are ways to increase your chances of getting help with college costs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577572661270917258.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Tycoon Branson rails a lot and steams up over rail firm's number crunching - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2012/sep/10/branson-rails-number-crunching-firstgroup?newsfeed%3Dtrue

Strictly Come Dancing 2012 stars revealed - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19552010

With $114 million, Obama just out raises Romney in August :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0TPqFiW7jhQ/us-usa-campaign-fundraising-idUSBRE88905F20120910

For a Lung Cancer, Drug Treatment May Be Within Reach :: Research on a common lung cancer could foretell a type of treatment in which drugs — many of which are in the pipeline already — are chosen to match the genetic mutation in each patient.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/health/research/for-a-lung-cancer-drug-treatment-may-be-within-reach.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.S. to Slash AIG Stake :: The Treasury will sell $18 billion of AIG stock in a public offering, slashing its stake by more than half and making the government a minority shareholder.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577642023069906372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New Mars theory paints a dryer picture of the Red Planet (+video) - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0910/New-Mars-theory-paints-a-dryer-picture-of-the-Red-Planet-video

Bear hug of Obama OK in this case, Secret Service says - MarketWatch (blog) :: http://blogs.marketwatch.com/election/2012/09/10/bear-hug-of-obama-ok-in-this-case-secret-service-says/

Romney Struggles in Battleground States :: With two months to Election Day, Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Alps shooting: Bomb squad searches house - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10833200

President Obama talks Nicki Minaj lyric slam: 'She likes to play different ... - Entertainment Weekly :: http://popwatch.ew.com/2012/09/10/president-obama-nicki-minaj-romney-radio-florida/

Infant sleep training news: 'Cry it out' does no harm - Christian Science Monitor (blog) :: http://www.csmonitor.com/The-Culture/Family/Modern-Parenthood/2012/0910/Infant-sleep-training-news-Cry-it-out-does-no-harm

'Do I look fat?' Curiosity rover checks its belly on Mars - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/10/13783100-do-i-look-fat-curiosity-rover-checks-its-belly-on-mars?lite


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10-Sep-2012 21:46

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Maps readies for battle :: Google Maps' boss speaks out ahead of the launch of Apple's rival tech
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19536269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kindle HD takes on the iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor, Amazon takes on the iPad on its own turf. Which wins?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Are you ready for iPhone 5? :: It's looking like Apple's next version of its iconic smartphone will be called the iPhone 5.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/04/tech/gaming-gadgets/apple-iphone-event/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: 'Obama bought 20 pizzas' :: The owner of a pizza shop in Florida who surprised Barack Obama with a huge hug during a campaign tour said it was a great meeting, and that the US president bought 20 pizzas.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19540523#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Inside the mind of a piano prodigy :: At an age when most of us were still mastering our shoelaces, Benjamin Grosvenor was working on his arpeggios and legato fingers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/showbiz/benjamin-grosvener-piano-prodigy/index.html?eref�ition

Young Greeks struggle to find jobs :: Georgia Pandermi is looking for her first job without luck. She's not alone. The latest Greek employment data shows that more than half of people under 25 are out of work.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/business/greece-working-hours/index.html?eref�ition

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Chinese Challenge to Android :: While the technology industry is closely watching Apple's patent war against rivals using Google's Android mobile operating system, China already has homegrown software that is trying to take on Android in the country's fast-growing smartphone market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577640822514376852.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Do Gadgets Really Threaten Planes? :: The ban on electronic devices rests on anecdotes, not on hard evidence—because there isn't any.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577637703253402734.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Geography Strikes Back :: To understand today's global conflicts, forget economics and technology and take a hard look at a map, writes Robert D. Kaplan in the Saturday essay.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635332556005436.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opting Out of the 'Rug Rat Race' :: For success in the long run, brain power helps, but what our kids really need to learn is grit, says Paul Tough.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443819404577635352783638934.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Dirtier Lives: The Medicine We Need? :: A new book carries a fascinating argument: that infection with parasites prevents or ameliorates many diseases of inflammation, says Matt Ridley.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443686004577633400584241864.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Toll Road Offers Fast Cash to Texas :: Texas stands to receive $100 million from the private operators of a state toll road for raising its speed limit to 85 miles per hour, a contractual payoff that is drawing criticism from consumer groups.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637773840176082.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mohammed Ibrahim: The Philanthropist of Honest Government :: Africa's cellphone billionaire, Mohammed Ibrahim, is offering a rich payoff for African leaders who don't take payoffs. He says it'll do for development what foreign aid never has.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444318104577587641175010510.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Mortimer Zuckerman: Those Jobless Numbers Are Even Worse Than They Look :: Still above 8%—and closer to 19% in a truer accounting. Here's a plan for improvement.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444273704577635681206305056.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

The True History of Simpson-Bowles :: Paul Ryan didn't kill the deficit commission, which dodged the biggest issues.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443864204577623332790836376.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.S. to Slash AIG Stake :: The Treasury will sell $18 billion of AIG stock in a public offering, slashing its stake by more than half and making the government a minority shareholder.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577642023069906372.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New Mars theory paints a dryer picture of the Red Planet (+video) - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0910/New-Mars-theory-paints-a-dryer-picture-of-the-Red-Planet-video

Romney Struggles in Battleground States :: With two months to Election Day, Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Alps shooting: Bomb squad searches house - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10833200

President Obama talks Nicki Minaj lyric slam: 'She likes to play different ... - Entertainment Weekly :: http://popwatch.ew.com/2012/09/10/president-obama-nicki-minaj-romney-radio-florida/

Infant sleep training news: 'Cry it out' does no harm - Christian Science Monitor (blog) :: http://www.csmonitor.com/The-Culture/Family/Modern-Parenthood/2012/0910/Infant-sleep-training-news-Cry-it-out-does-no-harm

'Do I look fat?' Curiosity rover checks its belly on Mars - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://photoblog.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/09/10/13783100-do-i-look-fat-curiosity-rover-checks-its-belly-on-mars?lite

iPhone Carriers: How Apple Became King Of Smartphones In The US - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/10/iphone-carriers_n_1871246.html?utm_hp_ref%3Dtechnology

Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds Married At 'The Notebook' Mansion - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/10/blake-lively-ryan-reynolds-married-marry-notebook-mansion_n_1871298.html

For a Lung Cancer, Drug Treatment May Be Within Reach :: Research on a common lung cancer could foretell a type of treatment in which drugs — many of which are in the pipeline already — are chosen to match the genetic mutation in each patient.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/health/research/for-a-lung-cancer-drug-treatment-may-be-within-reach.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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Washington Memo: Romney's Tax Plan Leaves Key Variables Blank - Washington Memo :: Mitt Romney has pledged to cut individual income tax rates for everyone, but he has provided few specifics, confounding analysts and leaving himself open to attack from Democrats.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/us/politics/romneys-tax-plan-leaves-key-variables-blank.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Britain's "first modern art movement" in Tate show - Reuters India :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/10/art-britain-preraphaelites-idINDEE8890CF20120910

'Cloud Atlas' draws mixed reviews from TIFF - CNN (blog) :: http://marquee.blogs.cnn.com/2012/09/10/cloud-atlas-draws-mixed-reviews-from-tiff/

"Gossip Girl" Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds tie the knot :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/u21M3NWDevI/entertainment-us-blakelively-idUSBRE88910J20120910

Getty Images Photo by Getty Images 15 hours ago - Yahoo! Eurosport UK :: http://uk.eurosport.yahoo.com/photos/steelers-lead-broncos-10-7-photo-020728580.html

Insight: GM's Volt: The ugly math of low sales, high costs :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/WhIdgSwKZ5s/us-generalmotors-autos-volt-idUSBRE88904J20120910

Amazon Offers Ad Opt-Out :: Following a raft of online criticism, Amazon said it would allow customers to pay to opt out of ads on its new Kindle Fire devices.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577642591117657990.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Op-Ed Columnist: Nuclear Mullahs :: So what if Iran gets the bomb? It might be less risky than a pre-emptive war.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/opinion/keller-nuclear-mullahs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

How Not to Blow It With Financial Aid :: Colleges are tightening their criteria for aid. Here are ways to increase your chances of getting help with college costs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444246904577572661270917258.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

10-Sep-2012 20:45

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chile protest ends in violence :: A largely peaceful march in Chile to honour those who died in political persecution during General Pinochet's government ends in violence.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538886#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Maps readies for battle :: Google Maps' boss speaks out ahead of the launch of Apple's rival tech
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19536269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kindle HD takes on the iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor, Amazon takes on the iPad on its own turf. Which wins?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Are you ready for iPhone 5? :: It's looking like Apple's next version of its iconic smartphone will be called the iPhone 5.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/04/tech/gaming-gadgets/apple-iphone-event/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: 'Obama bought 20 pizzas' :: The owner of a pizza shop in Florida who surprised Barack Obama with a huge hug during a campaign tour said it was a great meeting, and that the US president bought 20 pizzas.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19540523#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Inside the mind of a piano prodigy :: At an age when most of us were still mastering our shoelaces, Benjamin Grosvenor was working on his arpeggios and legato fingers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/05/showbiz/benjamin-grosvener-piano-prodigy/index.html?eref�ition

10-Sep-2012 20:45 Obama

Obama surges ahead in polls and cash haul, prompting Romney campaign to ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2201159/Obama-surges-ahead-polls-cash-haul-prompting-Romney-campaign-declare-Dont-panic.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

Video: Obama swept off his feet by exuberant supporter - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/presidentelect/ci_21508074/video-obama-swept-off-his-feet-by-exuberant

Romney Struggles in Battleground States :: With two months to Election Day, Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama: 'Mistake' to Dress Down Ryan to His Face :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iRbbffa6b1cf1cc040493a1eb2e1eca0

Bob Woodward Says Obama Lacked 'Stamina' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iU3f4a500827ecab89c224ab1f4f1425

With $114 million, Obama just outraises Romney in August :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0TPqFiW7jhQ/us-usa-campaign-fundraising-idUSBRE88905F20120910

Opinion: Obama and the Racial Politics of American English :: President Obama's selective use of black speaking styles gives him a linguistic advantage over Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/09/opinion/sunday/obama-and-the-racial-politics-of-american-english.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

10-Sep-2012 19:44

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

China hopefuls jockey for power :: Divining what is going in China's opaque political world is like reading tea leaves: it may be interesting but it's ultimately a futile exercise.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/world/asia/china-leadership-change-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Stewart on Dems' diversity :: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" laughed at the display of diversity at the Democratic National Convention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/06/early-dnc-jon-stewart.cnn?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Obama's first-term report card :: When he was elected, President Obama faced a high bar, a long to-do list and Republicans who were quick to admit they would not make his job easy. PolitiFact evaluated more than 500 promises and graded him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/politics/obama-report-card/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chile protest ends in violence :: A largely peaceful march in Chile to honour those who died in political persecution during General Pinochet's government ends in violence.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538886#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Maps readies for battle :: Google Maps' boss speaks out ahead of the launch of Apple's rival tech
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19536269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kindle HD takes on the iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor, Amazon takes on the iPad on its own turf. Which wins?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

10-Sep-2012 19:44 Obama

President Obama Comments On Nicki Minaj's Mitt Romney Line - Billboard :: http://www.billboard.com/column/the-juice/president-obama-comments-on-nicki-minaj-1007944672.story

Video: Obama swept off his feet by exuberant supporter - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/presidentelect/ci_21508074/video-obama-swept-off-his-feet-by-exuberant

Romney Struggles in Battleground States :: With two months to Election Day, Romney faces the disconcerting reality that he isn't winning most of the states he would need to beat President Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577641694168291460.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama: 'Mistake' to Dress Down Ryan to His Face :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iRbbffa6b1cf1cc040493a1eb2e1eca0

Bob Woodward Says Obama Lacked 'Stamina' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iU3f4a500827ecab89c224ab1f4f1425

With $114 million, Obama just outraises Romney in August :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0TPqFiW7jhQ/us-usa-campaign-fundraising-idUSBRE88905F20120910

South Florida officer in Obama motorcade struck, killed - MiamiHerald.com (registration) :: http://www.miamiherald.com/2012/09/09/2994147/fla-officer-in-obama-motorcade.html

Opinion: Obama and the Racial Politics of American English :: President Obama's selective use of black speaking styles gives him a linguistic advantage over Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/09/opinion/sunday/obama-and-the-racial-politics-of-american-english.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

10-Sep-2012 18:43

The perils of blind athletics :: Damon Rose recalls his first experiences of disability sport as pretty confusing and painful.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19505082#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saving the 'Hong' of Hong Kong :: Tangled thickets and thirsty mosquitoes safeguard the secret of Koon Wing Chan. Less than two kilometers from the mainland Chinese border, in a quiet shadowy grove by a local village, sits a rare 200-year-old wild incense tree.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/business/hong-kong-incense-plantation/index.html?eref�ition

How Clinton ad-libs winning speech :: Twenty years ago, I was standing next to a teleprompter operator in the cavernous Cobo Hall in downtown Detroit. Presidential candidate Bill Clinton was addressing the Detroit Economic Club, and I was guiding the teleprompter operator through his prepared text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/opinion/kusnet-clinton-speech-style/index.html?eref�ition

China hopefuls jockey for power :: Divining what is going in China's opaque political world is like reading tea leaves: it may be interesting but it's ultimately a futile exercise.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/world/asia/china-leadership-change-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Stewart on Dems' diversity :: "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" laughed at the display of diversity at the Democratic National Convention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/06/early-dnc-jon-stewart.cnn?eref�ition

Kindle HD vs. iPad: Which is best? :: Amazon unveils a device to compete with Apple's latest version of the iPad. CNN looks at how they stack up against each other.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

Obama's first-term report card :: When he was elected, President Obama faced a high bar, a long to-do list and Republicans who were quick to admit they would not make his job easy. PolitiFact evaluated more than 500 promises and graded him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/politics/obama-report-card/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 1-7 September 2012 :: News photos: 1-7 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19501885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who's ahead in U.S. polls? :: CNN's John King steps to the magic wall to look at the favorability ratings of President Obama and Mitt Romney
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/09/06/exp-king-wall-favourability.cnn?eref�ition

Aeroloft offers business beds :: The business-flying elite will soon be able to cruise the skies in even more comfort as Boeing unveils their latest VIP cabin fittings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/travel/aeroloft-business-beds/index.html?eref�ition

Did Obama's speech hit spot? :: Barack Obama gave a rousing speech as he opened his campaign for re-election, but was it enough? CNN contributors offer their assessments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/opinion/opinion-roundup-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Champion changes young lives :: The Olympic Gold medalist Tianna Madison helps young women develop personal strength. Through her program, Club 360, she teaches girls to live with self-respect and integrity. As a world record holder and Olympic champion, she uses her own experience as an inspiration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/07/living/tianna-madison-raley-runner-helping-girls/index.html?eref�ition

Supertrees rise up in Singapore :: Singapore's latest development will finally blossom later this month, with an imposing canopy of artificial trees up to 50 meters high towering over a vast urban oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/06/08/world/asia/singapore-supertrees-gardens-bay/index.html?eref�ition

Portuguese flee crisis to old colony :: The eurozone crisis has forced many Portuguese to migrate to the former colony of Mozambique in search of jobs and economic prosperity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/15/business/mozambique-portugal-economy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'sound' idea to reduce poverty :: It's a new idea which could resonate with communities across the developing world -- a biomass stove which also generates electricity using sound waves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/20/tech/thermo-acoustic-stove/index.html?eref�ition

Westerwelle: Crisis is in confidence :: The real crisis confronting the eurozone is regaining market confidence, not the euro, German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/business/germany-eurzone-westerwelle/index.html?eref�ition

'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

Iraq blasts kill 100 as fugitive VP gets death sentence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OqoHyeY-h88/us-iraq-hashemi-idUSBRE88806O20120909

Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HyYembLw6SY/entertainment-us-boxoffice-idUSBRE8880BN20120909

Why are there so many seagulls in cities? :: Traditionally associated with the seaside, why are so many seagulls increasingly found in inland towns and cities?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19490866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper teaches 'Gangnam Style' :: Rapper Psy shows CNN's Nischelle Turner how to do his "Gangnam Style" music video dance at the MTV Video Music Awards.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/07/bts-psy-vma-red-carpet.cnn?eref�ition

The Downton Abbey 'phenomenon' :: How Downton Abbey became a global phenomenon
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19468993#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Prize-winners from the British Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Mexico's Lopez Obrador quits party :: Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, runner-up in Mexico's last two presidential elections, leaves his left-wing coalition to form a new political movement.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19538882#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Middle-aged men at suicide risk :: Middle-aged men are now the group with the highest risk of committing suicide in England, statistics reveal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19523881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: The Irish cop whose fortresses still tower over Israel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Caves key to fighting superbugs :: How cave bacteria could beat superbugs
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19520629#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hockey team rebuilt after crash :: CNN's Phil Black reports on a Russian hockey team's hometown support a year after it was wiped out by a plane crash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2012/09/07/black-healing-thru-hockey.cnn?eref�ition

Key industries hurt by China's downturn :: China's downturn is spreading to the sectors and companies that were expected to withstand the slowdown and drive growth in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/business/china-downturn/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: A 'spectacular' closing ceremony :: In the 2012 Paralympics Games closing ceremony acrobats and dancers performed to live music from the band Coldplay and other artists in what was described as a festival of fire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19540017#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa