Tuesday, September 11, 2012

11-Sep-2012 23:11

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

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

Rio up and running for 2016 Paralympic Games :: Rio de Janeiro, which started its road to the 2016 Paralympics back in 1999, is now in the global spotlight after being handed the Games baton by London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19503475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: When the British sought to quell unrest in Palestine in the 1930s, they turned to an uncompromising Irish policeman, who came up with a drastic and expensive solution - a line of fortresses that to this day bear the marks of their painful past.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Relive summer's best sporting moments :: BBC Sport's top moments from a summer that included the London Olympics and Paralympics, plus a British Wimbledon men's finalist
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/19490061

In pictures: The Queen's corgis :: A look back at the Queen and her corgis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542050#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pirate Party stirs up German politics :: The Pirate Party is making waves in Germany and beyond. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/mann-germany-pirate-party.cnn?eref�ition

Credit crunch hits West Bank :: CNN's Leone Lakhani looks at the credit crunch hitting Ramallah in the West Bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/09/10/lakhani-ramallah-credit-crunch.cnn?eref�ition

Why doesn't everyone know who Nikola Tesla was? :: Fans have rallied to buy the lab of inventor and electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to turn it into a museum. But why do so few people appreciate the importance of Tesla's work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19503846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 10 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Mr. Fifty Shades' talks of wife, family :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin talks to author Niall Leonard, the husband of "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/10/mclaughlin-mr-50-shades-of-grey.cnn?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The volunteers who made the Games :: The 70,000 Olympic volunteers, or Games Makers, have been widely praised for their work on London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19546763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Death and taxes in Italy :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/wedeman-italy-death-and-taxes.cnn?eref�ition

Italy's white widows :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN reports on the rise in suicides in Italy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Fracking drives big demand for bean :: Guar beans are bringing riches to northwest India, because of their role in fracking. The price of guar gum powder has surged tenfold in one year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/asia/india-guar-bean-fracking/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: 2012 closing ceremony :: 2012 Paralympics Closing Ceremony
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/gallery/paralympics-closing-ceremony/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

Faceoff! Kindle HD vs. iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its own turf.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

More planets could harbour life :: New computer models suggest there could be many more habitable planets out there than previously thought.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19545186#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

11-Sep-2012 23:11 10

US rejects Netanyahu meeting request - Israel official - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2012/09/11/uk-israel-iran-netanyahu-idUKBRE88A10720120911

Amy Bishop, Ala. professor, pleads guilty to shooting and killing three colleagues ... - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504083_162-57510725-504083/amy-bishop-ala-professor-pleads-guilty-to-shooting-and-killing-three-colleagues-in-2010-faculty-meeting/

'60 Minutes' Mark Owen Interview Scores Huge Ratings - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/11/60-minutes-mark-owen-huge-ratings_n_1875106.html?utm_hp_ref%3Dmedia

U.S. rejects Netanyahu meeting request: Israel official :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3iEhsiWht9U/us-israel-iran-netanyahu-idUSBRE88A10B20120911

The Search for a Baldness Cure :: Several research teams are working to figure out ways to spur existing hair follicles back into action, or to make new, active follicles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643442954317340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UBS Whistleblower Gets $104 Million :: The IRS awarded tax whistleblower and former UBS banker Bradley Birkenfeld $104 million for providing information about secret offshore accounts held by U.S. taxpayers. The move could encourage other whistleblowers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444017504577645412614237708.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New iPhone to sell 10 million units within weeks - The Age :: http://www.theage.com.au/business/world-business/new-iphone-to-sell-10-million-units-within-weeks-20120912-25r3i.html

Japan appoints Shinichi Nishimiya as new ambassador to China - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1034504/japan-appoints-shinichi-nishimiya-new-ambassador-china

18 and Under: Brain Waves Stay Tuned to Early Lessons :: When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/early-music-lessons-have-longtime-benefits/?partner=rss&emc=rss

IRS Awards $104M to UBS Whistleblower - Slate Magazine (blog) :: http://www.slate.com/blogs/the_slatest/2012/09/11/bradley_birkenfeld_ubs_whistleblower_gets_104_million_payout_from_irs.html

New iPhone: Cash Cow for Carriers? :: Apple's expected release of a new iPhone sets up a critical test of wireless carriers' efforts to bend the economics of the device to their advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643923579503492.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Scientists release list of world's 100 most threatened species - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0911/Scientists-release-list-of-world-s-100-most-threatened-species

Before Scandal, Clash Over Libor Control :: In a 2008 meeting with Bank of England officials, the head of the British Bankers' Association suggested that Libor had become too big for her organization to manage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443847404577631404235329424.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Cheap Chinese Panels Fuel U.S. Solar Surge :: The solar-power business is expanding quickly in the U.S., with the growth coming largely from installations of foreign-made panels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637333545350176.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Whistleblower in UBS tax case gets record $104 million :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K1GEAJgmEtU/us-usa-tax-birkenfeld-idUSBRE88A0TE20120911

IRS Pays Whistleblower $104 Million :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?isf74cfe5b839294a2605b988cc5554d

FAMU: Hazing Death His Own Fault :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i+10d3be9fd174c8cfc30ffefd4e452c

Trenton's Mayor Is Arrested :: Federal agents arrested the mayor of Trenton on charges that he and others arranged to accept $119,000 in bribes to push through the sale of a city-owned lot to a parking-garage developer at a cut-rate price.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577643853298935614.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Really?: The Claim: Using a Computer Before Bed Can Disrupt Sleep :: A recent study showed that exposure to light from tablets significantly lowered levels of the hormone melatonin, which plays a role in the sleep cycle.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/really-using-a-computer-before-bed-can-disrupt-sleep/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Test Driving Google Glasses :: A Journal reporter tries on Google Glass, essentially a wearable smartphone in the guise of eyeglasses that allows the user to take pictures, send messages and perform other functions via voice-activated command.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643981045121516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Xi Jinping, China's expected future leader, has not been seen for 10 days - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/11/xi-jinping-china-not-seen?newsfeed%3Dtrue

BlueToad Was Source of Leaked Apple Data :: BlueToad, the little-known app company that lost at least a million Apple iPhone and iPad identification numbers gathered the data from devices without protecting it and was still sending the data as of Monday, a Wall Street Journal investigation found.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643942343250220.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Testing, Testing...Can You Hear Better Now? :: A wave of new hearing amplification devices that are smaller, hipper and sold over-the-counter are trying to win over more consumers
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643451266751104.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Netherlands' Rutte Reaches to the Right :: A surge of popular support for a rising star in Dutch politics has forced Prime Minister Mark Rutte on the defensive, leading him to strike a harder line on euro-zone bailouts ahead of a general election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577641653758945254.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Risks an iPhone Evolution :: The new iPhone is sure to shatter previous sales records. It may also prove the moment to dump Apple shares.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643913928496908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Strike Spotlights Teacher Evaluation, Pay :: The Chicago teacher strike casts an election-season spotlight on a growing national debate over how best to evaluate teachers, set their pay and fire them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643652663814724.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Vigil planned for slain West Bloomfield Township officer - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120911/NEWS03/120911010/Vigil-planned-for-slain-West-Bloomfield-Township-officer

Time Marches On, With a Baton, for 79-Year-Old Betty Lambert :: This long-lived majorette is a minor celebrity in Harmony, Pa., but she recently gave up cartwheels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577643431687048216.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinionator | Me, Myself and Math: Singular Sensations :: In the first installment of a new series on math: cowlicks and other singularities, plus the topology of fingerprints.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/singular-sensations/?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 books to help you invest better - Ninemsn :: http://finance.ninemsn.com.au/newsbusiness/motley/8530938/10-books-to-help-you-invest-better


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11-Sep-2012 22:10

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

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

Rio up and running for 2016 Paralympic Games :: Rio de Janeiro, which started its road to the 2016 Paralympics back in 1999, is now in the global spotlight after being handed the Games baton by London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19503475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: When the British sought to quell unrest in Palestine in the 1930s, they turned to an uncompromising Irish policeman, who came up with a drastic and expensive solution - a line of fortresses that to this day bear the marks of their painful past.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Relive summer's best sporting moments :: BBC Sport's top moments from a summer that included the London Olympics and Paralympics, plus a British Wimbledon men's finalist
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/19490061

In pictures: The Queen's corgis :: A look back at the Queen and her corgis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542050#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pirate Party stirs up German politics :: The Pirate Party is making waves in Germany and beyond. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/mann-germany-pirate-party.cnn?eref�ition

Credit crunch hits West Bank :: CNN's Leone Lakhani looks at the credit crunch hitting Ramallah in the West Bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/09/10/lakhani-ramallah-credit-crunch.cnn?eref�ition

Why doesn't everyone know who Nikola Tesla was? :: Fans have rallied to buy the lab of inventor and electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to turn it into a museum. But why do so few people appreciate the importance of Tesla's work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19503846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 10 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

North Korea accepts flood aid offer from rival South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nsN6vdxanhQ/us-korea-north-aid-idUSBRE8890EY20120910

'Mr. Fifty Shades' talks of wife, family :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin talks to author Niall Leonard, the husband of "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/10/mclaughlin-mr-50-shades-of-grey.cnn?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The volunteers who made the Games :: The 70,000 Olympic volunteers, or Games Makers, have been widely praised for their work on London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19546763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Death and taxes in Italy :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/wedeman-italy-death-and-taxes.cnn?eref�ition

Italy's white widows :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN reports on the rise in suicides in Italy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Fracking drives big demand for bean :: Guar beans are bringing riches to northwest India, because of their role in fracking. The price of guar gum powder has surged tenfold in one year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/asia/india-guar-bean-fracking/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: 2012 closing ceremony :: 2012 Paralympics Closing Ceremony
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/gallery/paralympics-closing-ceremony/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

Faceoff! Kindle HD vs. iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its own turf.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

11-Sep-2012 22:10 10

Tax cheat whistleblower Bradley Birkenfeld gets $104m - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19564884

Egyptian Protesters Scale US Embassy Walls - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444017504577645681057498266.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Andy Murray praises rivals after US Open win - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/sport/tennis/article/1034376/andy-murray-praises-rivals-after-us-open-win

iPhone 5 would be Apple's 6th iPhone model - South China Morning Post (subscription) :: http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1034623/iphone-5-would-be-apples-6th-iphone-model

New iPhone: Cash Cow for Carriers? :: Apple's expected release of a new iPhone sets up a critical test of wireless carriers' efforts to bend the economics of the device to their advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643923579503492.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Scientists release list of world's 100 most threatened species - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2012/0911/Scientists-release-list-of-world-s-100-most-threatened-species

Before Scandal, Clash Over Libor Control :: In a 2008 meeting with Bank of England officials, the head of the British Bankers' Association suggested that Libor had become too big for her organization to manage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443847404577631404235329424.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Search for a Baldness Cure :: Several research teams are working to figure out ways to spur existing hair follicles back into action, or to make new, active follicles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643442954317340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Amazon selling 16 GB Galaxy S III for $99 - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-amazon-samsung-galaxy-s-iii-99-20120911,0,1108003.story

Cheap Chinese Panels Fuel U.S. Solar Surge :: The solar-power business is expanding quickly in the U.S., with the growth coming largely from installations of foreign-made panels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637333545350176.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IRS Pays Whistleblower $104 Million :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?isf74cfe5b839294a2605b988cc5554d

FAMU: Hazing Death His Own Fault :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i+10d3be9fd174c8cfc30ffefd4e452c

Trenton's Mayor Is Arrested :: Federal agents arrested the mayor of Trenton on charges that he and others arranged to accept $119,000 in bribes to push through the sale of a city-owned lot to a parking-garage developer at a cut-rate price.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577643853298935614.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Really?: The Claim: Using a Computer Before Bed Can Disrupt Sleep :: A recent study showed that exposure to light from tablets significantly lowered levels of the hormone melatonin, which plays a role in the sleep cycle.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/really-using-a-computer-before-bed-can-disrupt-sleep/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Test Driving Google Glasses :: A Journal reporter tries on Google Glass, essentially a wearable smartphone in the guise of eyeglasses that allows the user to take pictures, send messages and perform other functions via voice-activated command.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643981045121516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Xi Jinping, China's expected future leader, has not been seen for 10 days - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/11/xi-jinping-china-not-seen?newsfeed%3Dtrue

BlueToad Was Source of Leaked Apple Data :: BlueToad, the little-known app company that lost at least a million Apple iPhone and iPad identification numbers gathered the data from devices without protecting it and was still sending the data as of Monday, a Wall Street Journal investigation found.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643942343250220.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Testing, Testing...Can You Hear Better Now? :: A wave of new hearing amplification devices that are smaller, hipper and sold over-the-counter are trying to win over more consumers
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643451266751104.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Netherlands' Rutte Reaches to the Right :: A surge of popular support for a rising star in Dutch politics has forced Prime Minister Mark Rutte on the defensive, leading him to strike a harder line on euro-zone bailouts ahead of a general election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577641653758945254.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Risks an iPhone Evolution :: The new iPhone is sure to shatter previous sales records. It may also prove the moment to dump Apple shares.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643913928496908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Strike Spotlights Teacher Evaluation, Pay :: The Chicago teacher strike casts an election-season spotlight on a growing national debate over how best to evaluate teachers, set their pay and fire them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643652663814724.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Vigil planned for slain West Bloomfield Township officer - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120911/NEWS03/120911010/Vigil-planned-for-slain-West-Bloomfield-Township-officer

18 and Under: Brain Waves Stay Tuned to Early Lessons :: When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/early-music-lessons-have-longtime-benefits/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Time Marches On, With a Baton, for 79-Year-Old Betty Lambert :: This long-lived majorette is a minor celebrity in Harmony, Pa., but she recently gave up cartwheels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577643431687048216.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinionator | Me, Myself and Math: Singular Sensations :: In the first installment of a new series on math: cowlicks and other singularities, plus the topology of fingerprints.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/singular-sensations/?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 books to help you invest better - Ninemsn :: http://finance.ninemsn.com.au/newsbusiness/motley/8530938/10-books-to-help-you-invest-better

Personal Health: Popular Antibiotics May Carry Serious Side Effects :: Fluoroquinolones are an important class of antibiotics, but their often inappropriate prescription raises the risk of very serious side effects, including retinal detachment and kidney failure.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/popular-antibiotics-may-carry-serious-side-effects/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Twilight of the Left :: The president represents the fourth—and final—phase of the Progressive experiment. Fred Siegel reviews "I Am the Change: Barack Obama and the Crisis of Liberalism" by Charles R. Kesler.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577641952887524734.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Stephens: Eric Holder's Gritted Teeth :: Who knew Team Obama was shilling for Dick Cheney?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577641994106004260.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fighting Wrinkles With Heat :: For people looking to combat wrinkles and sagging skin, some doctors are offering an increasingly popular treatment: Just apply heat
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643501048037324.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


10

11-Sep-2012 21:09

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

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

Rio up and running for 2016 Paralympic Games :: Rio de Janeiro, which started its road to the 2016 Paralympics back in 1999, is now in the global spotlight after being handed the Games baton by London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19503475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: When the British sought to quell unrest in Palestine in the 1930s, they turned to an uncompromising Irish policeman, who came up with a drastic and expensive solution - a line of fortresses that to this day bear the marks of their painful past.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Relive summer's best sporting moments :: BBC Sport's top moments from a summer that included the London Olympics and Paralympics, plus a British Wimbledon men's finalist
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/19490061

In pictures: The Queen's corgis :: A look back at the Queen and her corgis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542050#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pirate Party stirs up German politics :: The Pirate Party is making waves in Germany and beyond. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/mann-germany-pirate-party.cnn?eref�ition

Credit crunch hits West Bank :: CNN's Leone Lakhani looks at the credit crunch hitting Ramallah in the West Bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/09/10/lakhani-ramallah-credit-crunch.cnn?eref�ition

Why doesn't everyone know who Nikola Tesla was? :: Fans have rallied to buy the lab of inventor and electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to turn it into a museum. But why do so few people appreciate the importance of Tesla's work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19503846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 10 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

North Korea accepts flood aid offer from rival South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nsN6vdxanhQ/us-korea-north-aid-idUSBRE8890EY20120910

'Mr. Fifty Shades' talks of wife, family :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin talks to author Niall Leonard, the husband of "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/10/mclaughlin-mr-50-shades-of-grey.cnn?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The volunteers who made the Games :: The 70,000 Olympic volunteers, or Games Makers, have been widely praised for their work on London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19546763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Death and taxes in Italy :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/wedeman-italy-death-and-taxes.cnn?eref�ition

Italy's white widows :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN reports on the rise in suicides in Italy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Fracking drives big demand for bean :: Guar beans are bringing riches to northwest India, because of their role in fracking. The price of guar gum powder has surged tenfold in one year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/asia/india-guar-bean-fracking/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: 2012 closing ceremony :: 2012 Paralympics Closing Ceremony
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/gallery/paralympics-closing-ceremony/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

Faceoff! Kindle HD vs. iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its own turf.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

11-Sep-2012 21:09 10

Bradley Birkenfeld gets $104m US tax fraud award - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19564884

Before Scandal, Clash Over Libor Control :: In a 2008 meeting with Bank of England officials, the head of the British Bankers' Association suggested that Libor had become too big for her organization to manage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443847404577631404235329424.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Search for a Baldness Cure :: Several research teams are working to figure out ways to spur existing hair follicles back into action, or to make new, active follicles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643442954317340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

100 threatened animals, plants face extinction by - Zee News :: http://zeenews.india.com/news/eco-news/100-threatened-animals-plants-face-extinction-by_799120.html

Murray's triumph the antithesis of British failure - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/sport/feedarticle/10433219

Americans mark 9/11 attacks anniversary - gulfnews.com :: http://gulfnews.com/news/world/usa/americans-mark-9-11-attacks-anniversary-1.1073240

UBS Whistleblower Gets $104 Million :: The IRS awarded tax whistleblower and former UBS banker Bradley Birkenfeld $104 million for providing information about secret offshore accounts held by U.S. taxpayers. The move could encourage other whistleblowers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444017504577645412614237708.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Amazon selling 16 GB Galaxy S III for $99 - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-amazon-samsung-galaxy-s-iii-99-20120911,0,1108003.story

Cheap Chinese Panels Fuel U.S. Solar Surge :: The solar-power business is expanding quickly in the U.S., with the growth coming largely from installations of foreign-made panels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637333545350176.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

New iPhone: Cash Cow for Carriers? :: Apple's expected release of a new iPhone sets up a critical test of wireless carriers' efforts to bend the economics of the device to their advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643923579503492.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IRS Pays Whistleblower $104 Million :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?isf74cfe5b839294a2605b988cc5554d

FAMU: Hazing Death His Own Fault :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i+10d3be9fd174c8cfc30ffefd4e452c

Trenton's Mayor Is Arrested :: Federal agents arrested the mayor of Trenton on charges that he and others arranged to accept $119,000 in bribes to push through the sale of a city-owned lot to a parking-garage developer at a cut-rate price.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577643853298935614.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Trust Pulled Suicidal Woman From Brink :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ib116daae6b9188088d10f5047ddd96

Really?: The Claim: Using a Computer Before Bed Can Disrupt Sleep :: A recent study showed that exposure to light from tablets significantly lowered levels of the hormone melatonin, which plays a role in the sleep cycle.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/really-using-a-computer-before-bed-can-disrupt-sleep/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Navy SEAL writer should be punished, defense secretary says - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120911/FEATURES05/120911039/Navy-SEAL-writer-should-be-punished?odyssey%3Dnav%257Chead

Test Driving Google Glasses :: A Journal reporter tries on Google Glass, essentially a wearable smartphone in the guise of eyeglasses that allows the user to take pictures, send messages and perform other functions via voice-activated command.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643981045121516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Xi Jinping, China's expected future leader, has not been seen for 10 days - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/11/xi-jinping-china-not-seen?newsfeed%3Dtrue

BlueToad Was Source of Leaked Apple Data :: BlueToad, the little-known app company that lost at least a million Apple iPhone and iPad identification numbers gathered the data from devices without protecting it and was still sending the data as of Monday, a Wall Street Journal investigation found.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643942343250220.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Testing, Testing...Can You Hear Better Now? :: A wave of new hearing amplification devices that are smaller, hipper and sold over-the-counter are trying to win over more consumers
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643451266751104.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Netherlands' Rutte Reaches to the Right :: A surge of popular support for a rising star in Dutch politics has forced Prime Minister Mark Rutte on the defensive, leading him to strike a harder line on euro-zone bailouts ahead of a general election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577641653758945254.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Risks an iPhone Evolution :: The new iPhone is sure to shatter previous sales records. It may also prove the moment to dump Apple shares.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643913928496908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Strike Spotlights Teacher Evaluation, Pay :: The Chicago teacher strike casts an election-season spotlight on a growing national debate over how best to evaluate teachers, set their pay and fire them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643652663814724.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Vigil planned for slain West Bloomfield Township officer - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120911/NEWS03/120911010/Vigil-planned-for-slain-West-Bloomfield-Township-officer

18 and Under: Brain Waves Stay Tuned to Early Lessons :: When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/early-music-lessons-have-longtime-benefits/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Time Marches On, With a Baton, for 79-Year-Old Betty Lambert :: This long-lived majorette is a minor celebrity in Harmony, Pa., but she recently gave up cartwheels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577643431687048216.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Opinionator | Me, Myself and Math: Singular Sensations :: In the first installment of a new series on math: cowlicks and other singularities, plus the topology of fingerprints.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/singular-sensations/?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 books to help you invest better - Ninemsn :: http://finance.ninemsn.com.au/newsbusiness/motley/8530938/10-books-to-help-you-invest-better

U.S. Rejects Israeli Calls For Tougher Iran Moves :: The Obama administration rejected Israeli calls for clearer U.S. "red lines" that Iran can't pass without risking military conflict, highlighting tensions between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and President Barack Obama.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577644043416966050.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

11-Sep-2012 20:08

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

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

Rio up and running for 2016 Paralympic Games :: Rio de Janeiro, which started its road to the 2016 Paralympics back in 1999, is now in the global spotlight after being handed the Games baton by London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19503475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: When the British sought to quell unrest in Palestine in the 1930s, they turned to an uncompromising Irish policeman, who came up with a drastic and expensive solution - a line of fortresses that to this day bear the marks of their painful past.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Relive summer's best sporting moments :: BBC Sport's top moments from a summer that included the London Olympics and Paralympics, plus a British Wimbledon men's finalist
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/19490061

In pictures: The Queen's corgis :: A look back at the Queen and her corgis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542050#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pirate Party stirs up German politics :: The Pirate Party is making waves in Germany and beyond. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/mann-germany-pirate-party.cnn?eref�ition

Credit crunch hits West Bank :: CNN's Leone Lakhani looks at the credit crunch hitting Ramallah in the West Bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/09/10/lakhani-ramallah-credit-crunch.cnn?eref�ition

Why doesn't everyone know who Nikola Tesla was? :: Fans have rallied to buy the lab of inventor and electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to turn it into a museum. But why do so few people appreciate the importance of Tesla's work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19503846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 10 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

North Korea accepts flood aid offer from rival South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nsN6vdxanhQ/us-korea-north-aid-idUSBRE8890EY20120910

'Mr. Fifty Shades' talks of wife, family :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin talks to author Niall Leonard, the husband of "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/10/mclaughlin-mr-50-shades-of-grey.cnn?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The volunteers who made the Games :: The 70,000 Olympic volunteers, or Games Makers, have been widely praised for their work on London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19546763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Death and taxes in Italy :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/wedeman-italy-death-and-taxes.cnn?eref�ition

Italy's white widows :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN reports on the rise in suicides in Italy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Fracking drives big demand for bean :: Guar beans are bringing riches to northwest India, because of their role in fracking. The price of guar gum powder has surged tenfold in one year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/asia/india-guar-bean-fracking/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: 2012 closing ceremony :: 2012 Paralympics Closing Ceremony
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/gallery/paralympics-closing-ceremony/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

Faceoff! Kindle HD vs. iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its own turf.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition

The problem with text messaging :: You do not want to talk to me on the phone. How do I know? Because I don't want to talk to you on the phone. Nothing personal, I just can't stand the thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/31/tech/mobile/problem-text-messaging-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Lost in translation? Not with apps :: CNN's Richard Quest puts the latest translation apps to the test while in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/08/02/quest-china-translation-travel-apps.cnn?eref�ition

My role in the mobile revolution :: Ten years ago, small groups of people worked feverishly on the next great revolution in digital media. It was going to be wireless. Only most people didn't know that at the time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/tech/mobile/mobile-history-column-oms/index.html?eref�ition

Food delivery to your airport gate :: Holly Firfer takes a look at an app that allows you to order food for delivery at your gate in several airports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/30/oms-food-delivery-to-your-gate.cnn?eref�ition

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The Search for a Baldness Cure :: Several research teams are working to figure out ways to spur existing hair follicles back into action, or to make new, active follicles.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643442954317340.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UBS Whistleblower Gets $104 Million :: The IRS awarded tax whistleblower and former UBS banker Bradley Birkenfeld $104 million for providing information about secret offshore accounts held by U.S. taxpayers. The move could encourage other whistleblowers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444017504577645412614237708.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Amazon selling 16 GB Galaxy S III for $99 - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-amazon-samsung-galaxy-s-iii-99-20120911,0,1108003.story

Tennis: Murray's tribute to Lendl - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D4%26objectid%3D10833392

Plea to save 100 most threatened species - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/RestOfAsia/Plea-to-save-100-most-threatened-species/Article1-928321.aspx

Cheap Chinese Panels Fuel U.S. Solar Surge :: The solar-power business is expanding quickly in the U.S., with the growth coming largely from installations of foreign-made panels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443589304577637333545350176.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IRS Pays UBS Whistleblower $104 Million - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/corruption-currents/2012/09/11/irs-pays-ubs-whistleblower-104-million/?mod%3Dgoogle_news_blog

New iPhone: Cash Cow for Carriers? :: Apple's expected release of a new iPhone sets up a critical test of wireless carriers' efforts to bend the economics of the device to their advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643923579503492.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IRS Pays Whistleblower $104 Million :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?isf74cfe5b839294a2605b988cc5554d

Trenton's Mayor Is Arrested :: Federal agents arrested the mayor of Trenton on charges that he and others arranged to accept $119,000 in bribes to push through the sale of a city-owned lot to a parking-garage developer at a cut-rate price.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444554704577643853298935614.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Trust Pulled Suicidal Woman From Brink :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ib116daae6b9188088d10f5047ddd96

Really?: The Claim: Using a Computer Before Bed Can Disrupt Sleep :: A recent study showed that exposure to light from tablets significantly lowered levels of the hormone melatonin, which plays a role in the sleep cycle.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/really-using-a-computer-before-bed-can-disrupt-sleep/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Before Scandal, Clash Over Control of Libor :: In a 2008 meeting with Bank of England officials, the head of the British Bankers' Association suggested that Libor had become too big for her organization to manage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443847404577631404235329424.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Test Driving Google Glasses :: A Journal reporter tries on Google Glass, essentially a wearable smartphone in the guise of eyeglasses that allows the user to take pictures, send messages and perform other functions via voice-activated command.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643981045121516.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Xi Jinping, China's expected future leader, has not been seen for 10 days - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/sep/11/xi-jinping-china-not-seen?newsfeed%3Dtrue

BlueToad Was Source of Leaked Apple Data :: BlueToad, the little-known app company that lost at least a million Apple iPhone and iPad identification numbers gathered the data from devices without protecting it and was still sending the data as of Monday, a Wall Street Journal investigation found.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643942343250220.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Testing, Testing...Can You Hear Better Now? :: A wave of new hearing amplification devices that are smaller, hipper and sold over-the-counter are trying to win over more consumers
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643451266751104.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Netherlands' Rutte Reaches to the Right :: A surge of popular support for a rising star in Dutch politics has forced Prime Minister Mark Rutte on the defensive, leading him to strike a harder line on euro-zone bailouts ahead of a general election.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577641653758945254.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apple Risks an iPhone Evolution :: The new iPhone is sure to shatter previous sales records. It may also prove the moment to dump Apple shares.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443779404577643913928496908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Strike Spotlights Teacher Evaluation, Pay :: The Chicago teacher strike casts an election-season spotlight on a growing national debate over how best to evaluate teachers, set their pay and fire them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643652663814724.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Vigil planned for slain West Bloomfield Township officer - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20120911/NEWS03/120911010/Vigil-planned-for-slain-West-Bloomfield-Township-officer

18 and Under: Brain Waves Stay Tuned to Early Lessons :: When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/early-music-lessons-have-longtime-benefits/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Time Marches On, With a Baton, for 79-Year-Old Betty Lambert :: This long-lived majorette is a minor celebrity in Harmony, Pa., but she recently gave up cartwheels.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444100404577643431687048216.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Opinionator | Me, Myself and Math: Singular Sensations :: In the first installment of a new series on math: cowlicks and other singularities, plus the topology of fingerprints.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/singular-sensations/?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 books to help you invest better - Ninemsn :: http://finance.ninemsn.com.au/newsbusiness/motley/8530938/10-books-to-help-you-invest-better

Personal Health: Popular Antibiotics May Carry Serious Side Effects :: Fluoroquinolones are an important class of antibiotics, but their often inappropriate prescription raises the risk of very serious side effects, including retinal detachment and kidney failure.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/10/popular-antibiotics-may-carry-serious-side-effects/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Fighting Wrinkles With Heat :: For people looking to combat wrinkles and sagging skin, some doctors are offering an increasingly popular treatment: Just apply heat
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443921504577643501048037324.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

U.S., Israel still at odds over Iran 'red line' :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/q0emrQb29yk/us-israel-iran-idUSBRE8891C920120910

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


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11-Sep-2012 19:07

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

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

Rio up and running for 2016 Paralympic Games :: Rio de Janeiro, which started its road to the 2016 Paralympics back in 1999, is now in the global spotlight after being handed the Games baton by London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-19503475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Best of British :: Wildlife Photography Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/19509478

Tegart: A tough cop in a tough world :: When the British sought to quell unrest in Palestine in the 1930s, they turned to an uncompromising Irish policeman, who came up with a drastic and expensive solution - a line of fortresses that to this day bear the marks of their painful past.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19019949#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

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

Artist Harbisson: I listen to color :: Neil Harbisson, born colorblind, perceives color through audio and says technology can allow people to extend their senses
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/opinion/harbisson-hear-colors/index.html?eref�ition

Relive summer's best sporting moments :: BBC Sport's top moments from a summer that included the London Olympics and Paralympics, plus a British Wimbledon men's finalist
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/19490061

In pictures: The Queen's corgis :: A look back at the Queen and her corgis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542050#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Now is the time' to visit North Korea :: Kim Jong Un has an opportunity his failed Arab counterparts missed: to lead the rehabilitation of his country, writes Parag Khanna, senior fellow at the New America Foundation, in an opinion piece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/opinion/north-korea-opinion-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

Pirate Party stirs up German politics :: The Pirate Party is making waves in Germany and beyond. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/mann-germany-pirate-party.cnn?eref�ition

Credit crunch hits West Bank :: CNN's Leone Lakhani looks at the credit crunch hitting Ramallah in the West Bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/09/10/lakhani-ramallah-credit-crunch.cnn?eref�ition

Why doesn't everyone know who Nikola Tesla was? :: Fans have rallied to buy the lab of inventor and electricity pioneer Nikola Tesla to turn it into a museum. But why do so few people appreciate the importance of Tesla's work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19503846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 10 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 10 September 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19542112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tough transition in Afghanistan :: The transfer of military leadership faces many challenges including the recent insider attacks, reports CNN's Anna Coren.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/coren-afghanistan-transition.cnn?eref�ition

'Mr. Fifty Shades' talks of wife, family :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin talks to author Niall Leonard, the husband of "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E L James.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/10/mclaughlin-mr-50-shades-of-grey.cnn?eref�ition

Death and taxes in Italy :: Six months ago, an Italian bricklayer behind on his taxes wrote a note to his wife of 27 years, then doused himself with gasoline and set himself on fire outside a bologna tax office. Giuseppe Campaniello died nine days later.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The volunteers who made the Games :: The 70,000 Olympic volunteers, or Games Makers, have been widely praised for their work on London 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19546763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Death and taxes in Italy :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/10/wedeman-italy-death-and-taxes.cnn?eref�ition

Italy's white widows :: Taxes and death are inevitable. But in the eurozone crisis, the two are sometimes related. CNN reports on the rise in suicides in Italy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/10/business/italy-economy-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Fracking drives big demand for bean :: Guar beans are bringing riches to northwest India, because of their role in fracking. The price of guar gum powder has surged tenfold in one year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/asia/india-guar-bean-fracking/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: 2012 closing ceremony :: 2012 Paralympics Closing Ceremony
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/09/world/gallery/paralympics-closing-ceremony/index.html?eref�ition

Mobile puts fun back on the road :: Tecca.com's Jennifer Jolly suggests apps to put the fun back into business travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/08/31/oms-apps-add-fun-to-business-travel.cnn?eref�ition

Faceoff! Kindle HD vs. iPad :: Having established itself as Apple's top tablet competitor by going smaller and cheaper, Amazon will now go head to head with the category-defining iPad on its own turf.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/06/tech/mobile/ipad-kindle-comparison/index.html?eref�ition