Sunday, September 16, 2012

16-Sep-2012 23:09

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

16-Sep-2012 23:09 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

How to Look and Act Like a Leader :: To reach the top, executives must learn how to exude "presence." Some tips: Don't nod your head and do clean up your look. For one vice president, an image makeover helped her gain the managerial gravitas that she needed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576498380000356032.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

FRANCE - UNITED STATES - MIDDLE EAST: French Muslims call for calm over anti-Islam film protests :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120913-french-muslims-call-calm-over-anti-islam-film-protests

Opinion: The Chicago Teachers' Strike, in Perspective :: Schools are clearly a critical piece — no, the critical piece — in any anti-poverty strategy, but they can't go it alone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/can-great-teaching-overcome-the-effects-of-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Fears at Irish Daily Star over Richard Desmond closure threat - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/sep/16/irish-daily-star-fears-closure-richard-desmond?newsfeed%3Dtrue

Former N.F.L. Player Mitch White Learns to Adjust To Postconcussion Life :: Mitch White, a former N.F.L. player, must learn to adjust his life to the effects of a brain injury. He joins more than 3,000 players suing the N.F.L. over concussions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/sports/football/former-nfl-player-mitch-white-learns-to-adjust-to-postconcussion-life.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Poll, Obama Opens Medicare Edge Over Romney :: President Obama and his campaign are arguing that the Romney-Ryan approach to Medicare would leave older Americans vulnerable to rising health care costs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/us/politics/in-poll-obama-opens-medicare-edge-over-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Major warns Tories over leadership challenge - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/d6e0fd2c-0003-11e2-831d-00144feabdc0.html

Opinion: Introverts Make Great Leaders, Too :: The ability to lead depends on vision, not beer drinking, schmoozing or other social skills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/introverts-make-great-leaders-too.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Greece Faces New Crisis: Illegal Immigration :: Leaders are fretting over a deluge of undocumented workers trying to reach Europe through Greece. The country has become a steppingstone for a wave of Middle East and South Asia workers fleeing job markets ravaged by years of government turmoil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444506004577617383132000476.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Portuguese and Spanish march as anger over tax hikes grows :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/4i7bEwTOm3U/us-portugal-protests-idUSBRE88E0GZ20120915

America's Mass-Market Invasion of the Champs-Élysées :: The grand boulevard, overrun with clothing outlets and burger joints, has largely lost its distinctive character and has become less French.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/world/europe/americas-mass-market-invasion-of-the-champs-elysees.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harlem Renaissance Novel by Claude McKay Is Discovered :: A Columbia graduate student's discovery of an unknown 1941 novel by Claude McKay has been authenticated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/books/harlem-renaissance-novel-by-claude-mckay-is-discovered.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Cover Story: Get Ahead, Learn Mandarin :: China's economic rise means the world has a new second language—and it isn't English

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1205427,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Well: Steel-Cut Oats Recipes for Health :: Steel-cut oats can make a hearty and healthful breakfast, but as Martha Rose Shulman recently discovered, oats are a great grain at dinnertime.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/14/oats-for-dinner-and-dessert/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Dead Baleen whale discovered on Angus beach by dog walker - stv.tv :: http://news.stv.tv/scotland/190224-dead-baleen-whale-discovered-on-angus-beach-by-dog-walker/

Husain Haqqani: Manipulated Outrage and Misplaced Fury :: Islamists stoke resentment of the West—and anger over the long decline of Muslim influence—to serve their own violent ends.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444017504577647880299665696.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/mostemailed/~3/-myOH-rxxHw/0,9171,2105432,00.html


over

16-Sep-2012 22:08

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

16-Sep-2012 22:08 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

How to Look and Act Like a Leader :: To reach the top, executives must learn how to exude "presence." Some tips: Don't nod your head and do clean up your look. For one vice president, an image makeover helped her gain the managerial gravitas that she needed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576498380000356032.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

FRANCE - UNITED STATES - MIDDLE EAST: French Muslims call for calm over anti-Islam film protests :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120913-french-muslims-call-calm-over-anti-islam-film-protests

Royals sue over topless Kate pics - Ninemsn :: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/article.aspx?id%3D8533825

Lawyers seek injunction over Kate pics - Sky News Australia :: http://www.skynews.com.au/topstories/article.aspx?id%3D795632

Fears at Irish Daily Star over Richard Desmond closure threat - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/sep/16/irish-daily-star-fears-closure-richard-desmond?newsfeed%3Dtrue

Former N.F.L. Player Mitch White Learns to Adjust To Postconcussion Life :: Mitch White, a former N.F.L. player, must learn to adjust his life to the effects of a brain injury. He joins more than 3,000 players suing the N.F.L. over concussions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/sports/football/former-nfl-player-mitch-white-learns-to-adjust-to-postconcussion-life.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Poll, Obama Opens Medicare Edge Over Romney :: President Obama and his campaign are arguing that the Romney-Ryan approach to Medicare would leave older Americans vulnerable to rising health care costs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/us/politics/in-poll-obama-opens-medicare-edge-over-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Introverts Make Great Leaders, Too :: The ability to lead depends on vision, not beer drinking, schmoozing or other social skills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/introverts-make-great-leaders-too.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Chicago Teachers' Strike, in Perspective :: Schools are clearly a critical piece — no, the critical piece — in any anti-poverty strategy, but they can't go it alone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/can-great-teaching-overcome-the-effects-of-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Greece Faces New Crisis: Illegal Immigration :: Leaders are fretting over a deluge of undocumented workers trying to reach Europe through Greece. The country has become a steppingstone for a wave of Middle East and South Asia workers fleeing job markets ravaged by years of government turmoil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444506004577617383132000476.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Portuguese and Spanish march as anger over tax hikes grows :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/4i7bEwTOm3U/us-portugal-protests-idUSBRE88E0GZ20120915

America's Mass-Market Invasion of the Champs-Élysées :: The grand boulevard, overrun with clothing outlets and burger joints, has largely lost its distinctive character and has become less French.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/world/europe/americas-mass-market-invasion-of-the-champs-elysees.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harlem Renaissance Novel by Claude McKay Is Discovered :: A Columbia graduate student's discovery of an unknown 1941 novel by Claude McKay has been authenticated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/books/harlem-renaissance-novel-by-claude-mckay-is-discovered.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Cover Story: Get Ahead, Learn Mandarin :: China's economic rise means the world has a new second language—and it isn't English

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1205427,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Well: Steel-Cut Oats Recipes for Health :: Steel-cut oats can make a hearty and healthful breakfast, but as Martha Rose Shulman recently discovered, oats are a great grain at dinnertime.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/14/oats-for-dinner-and-dessert/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Alien snakes help spiders overrun Guam - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57513068/alien-snakes-help-spiders-overrun-guam/


over

16-Sep-2012 21:07

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

16-Sep-2012 21:07 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

How to Look and Act Like a Leader :: To reach the top, executives must learn how to exude "presence." Some tips: Don't nod your head and do clean up your look. For one vice president, an image makeover helped her gain the managerial gravitas that she needed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576498380000356032.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

FRANCE - UNITED STATES - MIDDLE EAST: French Muslims call for calm over anti-Islam film protests :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120913-french-muslims-call-calm-over-anti-islam-film-protests

Fears at Irish Daily Star over Richard Desmond closure threat - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/sep/16/irish-daily-star-fears-closure-richard-desmond?newsfeed%3Dtrue

Royals take action over 200 nude Kate pics - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/world/security-questions-how-did-paparazzo-manage-to-take-clear-shot-of-kate-topless/story-fnd134gw-1226474693863

Former N.F.L. Player Mitch White Learns to Adjust To Postconcussion Life :: Mitch White, a former N.F.L. player, must learn to adjust his life to the effects of a brain injury. He joins more than 3,000 players suing the N.F.L. over concussions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/sports/football/former-nfl-player-mitch-white-learns-to-adjust-to-postconcussion-life.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Poll, Obama Opens Medicare Edge Over Romney :: President Obama and his campaign are arguing that the Romney-Ryan approach to Medicare would leave older Americans vulnerable to rising health care costs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/us/politics/in-poll-obama-opens-medicare-edge-over-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Major warns Tories over leadership challenge - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/d6e0fd2c-0003-11e2-831d-00144feabdc0.html

Opinion: Introverts Make Great Leaders, Too :: The ability to lead depends on vision, not beer drinking, schmoozing or other social skills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/introverts-make-great-leaders-too.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Chicago Teachers' Strike, in Perspective :: Schools are clearly a critical piece — no, the critical piece — in any anti-poverty strategy, but they can't go it alone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/can-great-teaching-overcome-the-effects-of-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Greece Faces New Crisis: Illegal Immigration :: Leaders are fretting over a deluge of undocumented workers trying to reach Europe through Greece. The country has become a steppingstone for a wave of Middle East and South Asia workers fleeing job markets ravaged by years of government turmoil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444506004577617383132000476.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Portuguese and Spanish march as anger over tax hikes grows :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/4i7bEwTOm3U/us-portugal-protests-idUSBRE88E0GZ20120915

America's Mass-Market Invasion of the Champs-Élysées :: The grand boulevard, overrun with clothing outlets and burger joints, has largely lost its distinctive character and has become less French.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/world/europe/americas-mass-market-invasion-of-the-champs-elysees.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harlem Renaissance Novel by Claude McKay Is Discovered :: A Columbia graduate student's discovery of an unknown 1941 novel by Claude McKay has been authenticated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/books/harlem-renaissance-novel-by-claude-mckay-is-discovered.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Cover Story: Get Ahead, Learn Mandarin :: China's economic rise means the world has a new second language—and it isn't English

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1205427,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Well: Steel-Cut Oats Recipes for Health :: Steel-cut oats can make a hearty and healthful breakfast, but as Martha Rose Shulman recently discovered, oats are a great grain at dinnertime.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/14/oats-for-dinner-and-dessert/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Alien snakes help spiders overrun Guam - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57513068/alien-snakes-help-spiders-overrun-guam/


over

16-Sep-2012 20:06

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

16-Sep-2012 20:06 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: It's Not About the Video :: The unrest in the Islamic world is more about power politics than blasphemy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/douthat-its-not-about-the-video.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Talk of China :: Recent local headlines offer a hint of how the coming transition is about much more than a change in leadership.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/friedman-the-talk-of-china.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Advantage, Obama :: Wasn't this election supposed to be a nail-biter? Recent character moments and poll numbers suggest that President Obama is ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/opinion/blow-advantage-obama.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Lows of Higher Ed :: Oh, to be young and gifted and $100,000 in the hole. Is that what going to college is about these days?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/opinion/collins-the-lows-of-higher-ed.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Long Legacy of Cheating at Harvard :: It appears that, after more than a century of debate, Harvard students are still unsure of what "cheating" means.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/opinion/the-long-legacy-of-cheating-at-harvard.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

16-Sep-2012 19:05

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

16-Sep-2012 19:05 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

How to Look and Act Like a Leader :: To reach the top, executives must learn how to exude "presence." Some tips: Don't nod your head and do clean up your look. For one vice president, an image makeover helped her gain the managerial gravitas that she needed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424053111904140604576498380000356032.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

FRANCE - UNITED STATES - MIDDLE EAST: French Muslims call for calm over anti-Islam film protests :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20120913-french-muslims-call-calm-over-anti-islam-film-protests

Libya says 50 held over US ambassador's killing - The Daily Star :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2012/Sep-16/188124-libya-arrests-50-after-us-envoys-killing-parliament-chief.ashx

Welfare reform is not ready and should be delayed for a year, says Labour - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/politics/2012/sep/16/welfare-reform-government-labour

Palace: Lawyers will seek injunction, damages in France over Kate Middleton ... - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/life/royals/Palace%2BLawyers%2Bwill%2Bseek%2Binjunction%2Bdamages%2BFrance%2Bover%2BKate/7250130/story.html

Western embassies on alert as Muslim anger simmers over film - South African Broadcasting Corporation :: http://www.sabc.co.za/news/a/5b422d804cbde122a014ecfbe46c481f/Western-embassies-on-alert-as-Muslim-anger-simmers-over-film-20121609

Major warns Tories over leadership challenge - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/d6e0fd2c-0003-11e2-831d-00144feabdc0.html

Welsh Government 'will not be rushed into reform of GCSEs' - WalesOnline :: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/2012/09/16/welsh-government-will-not-be-rushed-into-reform-of-gcses-91466-31846810/

Oxford graduate launches erotic website as alternative to hardcore porn to ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2204030/Oxford-graduate-launches-erotic-website-alternative-hardcore-porn-prevent-men-inconsiderate-lovers.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

In Poll, Obama Opens Medicare Edge Over Romney :: President Obama and his campaign are arguing that the Romney-Ryan approach to Medicare would leave older Americans vulnerable to rising health care costs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/us/politics/in-poll-obama-opens-medicare-edge-over-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Fury over Mohammad video simmers on in Muslim world :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qFxHiEmnxtQ/us-film-protests-idUSBRE88D0O320120916

Opinion: Introverts Make Great Leaders, Too :: The ability to lead depends on vision, not beer drinking, schmoozing or other social skills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/introverts-make-great-leaders-too.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Chicago Teachers' Strike, in Perspective :: Schools are clearly a critical piece — no, the critical piece — in any anti-poverty strategy, but they can't go it alone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/16/opinion/sunday/can-great-teaching-overcome-the-effects-of-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Greece Faces New Crisis: Illegal Immigration :: Leaders are fretting over a deluge of undocumented workers trying to reach Europe through Greece. The country has become a steppingstone for a wave of Middle East and South Asia workers fleeing job markets ravaged by years of government turmoil.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444506004577617383132000476.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Portuguese and Spanish march as anger over tax hikes grows :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/4i7bEwTOm3U/us-portugal-protests-idUSBRE88E0GZ20120915

America's Mass-Market Invasion of the Champs-Élysées :: The grand boulevard, overrun with clothing outlets and burger joints, has largely lost its distinctive character and has become less French.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/world/europe/americas-mass-market-invasion-of-the-champs-elysees.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

California Tries to Lead Way on Health Law :: Officials in California have begun to set up an online marketplace where millions of residents will be able to shop for medical coverage.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/health/policy/california-tries-to-lead-way-on-health-law.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harlem Renaissance Novel by Claude McKay Is Discovered :: A Columbia graduate student's discovery of an unknown 1941 novel by Claude McKay has been authenticated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/09/15/books/harlem-renaissance-novel-by-claude-mckay-is-discovered.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Cover Story: Get Ahead, Learn Mandarin :: China's economic rise means the world has a new second language—and it isn't English

http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1205427,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Well: Steel-Cut Oats Recipes for Health :: Steel-cut oats can make a hearty and healthful breakfast, but as Martha Rose Shulman recently discovered, oats are a great grain at dinnertime.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/09/14/oats-for-dinner-and-dessert/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Alien snakes help spiders overrun Guam - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57513068/alien-snakes-help-spiders-overrun-guam/


over

16-Sep-2012 18:04

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

How often do plane stowaways fall from the sky? :: Police are investigating whether a man found dead on a west London street was a stowaway who fell from a plane. Just how often does this happen?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19562101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Work stress 'raises heart risk' :: Having a highly demanding job, but little control over it, could be a deadly combination, say researchers who looked at 13 European studies.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-19584526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's thirst for workplace novels :: In 2009, Lu Qi, an author of martial arts novels, published his first book on a slightly different type of combat sport: office politics in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/china-workplace-novel/index.html?eref�ition

Wii U coming in November :: Nintendo announced a November release date for its next-generation Wii U on Thursday while looking to shore up two key constituencies -- those still puzzling over the console's "second screen" controller and hardcore gamers who still view the Wii as geared toward families and kids.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/tech/gaming-gadgets/nintendo-wii-u-event/index.html?eref�ition

World's first color film revealed :: The world's oldest color film is finally seen for the first time in more than a century.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2012/09/13/pkg-han-oldest-color-film-revealed.cnn?eref�ition

Model to help winter forecasting :: UK weather forecasters can predict extreme winter weather a season ahead with more confidence, according to analysis of a new computer model.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19584302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Celebrating first man on moon's life :: Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, was honored Thursday at Washington National Cathedral in a memorial rife with mentions of heaven and earth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/neil-armstrong-memorial/index.html?eref�ition

Who are victims of Libya attack? :: Details began to emerge Thursday about some of the three Americans who died in the U.S. consulate in Benghazi with Ambassador Chris Stevens, among them an avid gamer with an extensive online following and a former Navy SEAL who opposed religious fundamentalism in the military.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/us/benghazi-victims/index.html?eref�ition

U.S.'s 'energy- negative' house :: A federally funded experimental house attempts to lower energy costs. CNN's Sandra Endo reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/09/13/pkg-endo-net-zero-house.cnn?eref�ition

Royal tour doesn't come cheap :: Royal tours don't come cheap, especially when they involve traveling to the other side of the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/world/asia/william-catherine-malaysia-royal-tour/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 14 September 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 September
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597178#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why snail porridge consumes me :: The molecular gastronomist has turned his kitchen into an experimental lab and gained a reputation as one of the world's top chefs, with a three Michelin star restaurant, The Fat Duck, to his name. Of the obsession driving his success, he says: It's a "selfish pursuit" that requires you to "sacrifice everything."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/europe/heston-blumenthal-fat-duck/index.html?eref�ition

Top universities still have space :: A quarter of universities in England's Russell Group still have vacancies, as the new tuition fees regime comes in.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-19599300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: So you want to be a PCC :: What will the new police and crime commissioners actually do?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19566583#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reading v Tottenham :: Preview followed by live coverage of the game between Reading and Tottenham in the Premier League.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/19491534

Legendary Camelot eyes Triple Crown :: Camelot is real. The name synonymous with King Arthur's mythical kingdom of round tables, opulence and heroism has arrived.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/sport/winning-post-camelot/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 September 2012 :: News photos from the past week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19597250#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe hits old net address limit :: Strict rationing of internet addresses begins as Europe hits the buffers on its store of old-style addresses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19600718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter surrenders Occupy tweets :: Legal pressure and the threat of fines forces Twitter to hand over messages sent by an Occupy Wall Street protester.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-19597437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Lady Gaga: 'I want to smell like a slut' :: Lady Gaga met with me this week about the launch of her new fragrance, Fame, but as is often the case with this pop mega-star, it is hard to determine what is marketing, what is performance and what is her reality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/13/business/lady-gaga-perfume-interview/index.html?eref�ition

New York: Perfect for power lunch :: If a way to a man's heart is through his stomach, then what's true in love is true in business too. At least, it is in New York City.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/14/world/americas/zagat-power-lunch-guide/index.html?eref�ition

And prizes for all :: If you didn't write Harry Potter, how can you boost your sales?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19592084#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anti-Islamic filmmaker in hiding :: The man believed to be behind an anti-Islamic film sparking outrage in the Middle East has disappeared, as protests against the movie spread.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/09/14/ac-anti-islam-filmmaker-identity.cnn?eref�ition

'Queen of Pacific' denies charges :: The woman dubbed "Queen of the Pacific" for the alleged smuggling of cocaine from Latin America to the US pleads not guilty in a US court.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19607374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Anti-Islam film protests :: Violent protests continue over film made in US
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-19596044#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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