Wednesday, October 17, 2012

17-Oct-2012 23:49

Make schools safe for girls everywhere :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Bali commemorations :: 10 years after bombing that killed 202
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19920461#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'F' student now laureate :: Anderson Cooper gives examples that prove bad report cards don't mean a thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/10/ac-the-ridiculist-bad-report-cards.cnn?eref�ition

Election tests FB friends :: Steve Reeder says it's no secret among his Facebook friends: He's a Republican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/tech/social-media/facebook-politics-friends/index.html?eref�ition

Lagarde vs. Rehn: Needed debate, or dangerous split? :: Big divisions are appearing among the key players responsible for the eurozone's tough austerity program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/imf-eu-analysis-stevens/index.html?eref�ition

IMF: Risks to global stability rise :: Falling market confidence has led to money fleeing peripheral eurozone nations such as Spain and mounting pressure on banks, raising the risks of a credit crunch and recession, the International Monetary Fund said in a report released Wednesday at meetings in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/09/business/japan-imf-global-stability/index.html?eref�ition

Schäuble and Lagarde clash over austerity :: High-level splits over the handling of the eurozone crisis burst into the open on Thursday when Germany's finance minister rebuked the head of the International Monetary Fund after she warned that EU leaders should ease demands for tighter austerity in peripheral economies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/business/imf-lagarde-schauble/index.html?eref�ition

'Cowards' target teen blogger :: By trying to kill a bright and admired young girl, the Taliban have revealed their cowardice and reawakened Pakistani people to their threat, writes columnist Frida Ghitis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/10/opinion/ghitis-malala-yousufzai/index.html?eref�ition

Sports bar Biden vs. seminar Ryan :: Vice President Joe Biden met his challenger, Rep. Paul Ryan, Thursday night in Danville, Kentucky, for the vice presidential debate. CNN contributors and analysts offered these assessments of the evening:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/opinion-roundup-veep-debate/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 6-12 October 2012 :: News photos: 6-12 October 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19927783#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

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?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

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

Day in pictures: 15 October 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 15 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19946456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Soviets left after Cuban crisis :: Fifty years ago Omar Lopez knew a secret that governments around the world would have killed to learn: the Soviets were building military installations in Cuba. How did Lopez know? One of them was on his family farm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/15/world/americas/cuban-missile-crisis-fifty-years/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Umayyad Mosque burns :: Fighting between Syrian forces and rebels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19952793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/tech/oil-spill-magnets/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

'Make school safe for girls' :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

Malala: In her own words :: CNN's Reza Sayah talks to Malala Yousufazi, who says God gave her the honor of speaking out for rights in Pakistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/13/intv-sayah-malala-part2.cnn?eref�ition

Why some aren't cheering the EU :: The European Union's peace prize hasn't gone down well in the Balkans, writes James Ker-Lindsay.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/opinion-business-european-union-nobel/index.html?eref�ition

17-Oct-2012 23:49 Obama

Obama, Romney Audience Falls 9 Percent in Latest Debate - Bloomberg :: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-10-17/obama-romney-draw-37-4-million-viewers-to-broadcast-outlets-1-.html

Analysis: Obama regains his footing in feisty second debate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/k2fElXW6aWM/us-usa-campaign-analysis-idUSBRE89G0BC20121017

Obama comes out swinging after debate - in swing states :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sLF-vOLpW80/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89F07J20121017

Debate Again Changes Campaign's Arc :: Capital Journal: There was little doubt that President Obama did all the things he didn't do in the first debate to show he actually wants the prize that lies ahead on Election Day.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578060722360335036.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama Takes Responsibility for Deaths in Libya :: Obama said that he ultimately was responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Libya, but denounced Republican charges that the White House initially resisted labeling the incident a terrorist attack.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578061050764229738.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Candidates Tangle in Tense Debate :: Obama, seeking to regain momentum in his campaign, sparred with Romney during a tense and highly anticipated rematch marked by repeated confrontations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060591547791994.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Electric Car Crash :: Obama's green energy industrial policy turns up in Chapter 11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060882850041910.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A President Without a Plan :: A more spirited Obama, but he still has no agenda for the next four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061320659607206.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama and Romney Turn Up the Temperature at Their Second Debate :: In a charged and clenched debate, President Obama portrayed Mitt Romney as a former corporate raider, while Mr. Romney kept bringing the discussion back to Mr. Obama's record.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/obama-and-romney-turn-up-the-temperature-at-their-second-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama, Romney and the Jews :: Voters will not necessarily have Israel in mind—but for those who do, the choice has never seemed clearer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578051070780537396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: Pardon My President :: Can Mrs. Clinton really absolve Obama of responsibility?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443854204578060791917014464.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Voters say Obama beat Romney in second debate: Reuters/Ipsos poll :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Hz7YLWd--HU/us-usa-campaign-poll-ipsos-idUSBRE89G1JV20121017

Frank Bruni's Blog: Obama Bares His Teeth :: For this debate, the president honed a whole new ferocity.
http://bruni.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/obama-bares-his-teeth/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Intense Obama Reignites Democratic Support :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�16f12e3567ba46f5bdeb5b710b3f81

Editorial: Mr. Obama Comes Back in Debate No. 2 :: The president offers a strong case for his policies, and puts Mitt Romney on the defensive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/opinion/mr-obama-comes-back-in-debate-no-2.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: In Second Debate, Obama Strikes Back :: President Obama emerged from the second debate with Mitt Romney having settled nerves within his party and claimed a new chance to frame the presidential race with just three weeks until Election Day.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-second-debate-obama-strikes-back.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Tv Watch: In Debate's Dance, Romney Has More Missteps :: At their town-hall-style debate, President Obama and Mitt Romney circled around each other like tomcats in an alley as they vied for dominance in an effort to reach voters.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-debates-dance-romney-has-more-missteps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Campaign Stops: Obama's Narrow Victory :: The president did what he had to, but it was Romney who revealed his own weak spots.
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/douthat-obamas-narrow-victory/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BmN9dSmjwHU/us-usa-campaign-women-idUSBRE89G0AY20121017

UPDATE 1-Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/29GC7vcU050/usa-campaign-women-idUSL1E8LH5TE20121017

Jenkins: Two Puddings, No Theme :: Barack Obama was in better form for his second presidential debate with Mitt Romney, but the president's political cynicism remained unchanged in this inconclusive battle of the soundbites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061512715764982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UPDATE 1-Obama takes Romney to task on Libya in smack-down moment :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v7_oH_M4zwM/usa-campaign-foreign-idUSL1E8LH26D20121017

McGurn: The Wizard of Obama :: The president didn't just lose a debate. He lost an entire image of genius and control.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578058740365199974.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Story of Barack Obama's Mother
:: Barack Obama's greatest influence was a woman most know nothing about. How her uncommon life shaped his worldview
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1729685,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Get Down off the Mountaintop


:: Obama needs to embrace politics if he wants to win this thing
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2126665,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Obama

17-Oct-2012 22:48

Make schools safe for girls everywhere :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Bali commemorations :: 10 years after bombing that killed 202
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19920461#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'F' student now laureate :: Anderson Cooper gives examples that prove bad report cards don't mean a thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/10/ac-the-ridiculist-bad-report-cards.cnn?eref�ition

Election tests FB friends :: Steve Reeder says it's no secret among his Facebook friends: He's a Republican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/tech/social-media/facebook-politics-friends/index.html?eref�ition

Lagarde vs. Rehn: Needed debate, or dangerous split? :: Big divisions are appearing among the key players responsible for the eurozone's tough austerity program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/imf-eu-analysis-stevens/index.html?eref�ition

IMF: Risks to global stability rise :: Falling market confidence has led to money fleeing peripheral eurozone nations such as Spain and mounting pressure on banks, raising the risks of a credit crunch and recession, the International Monetary Fund said in a report released Wednesday at meetings in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/09/business/japan-imf-global-stability/index.html?eref�ition

Schäuble and Lagarde clash over austerity :: High-level splits over the handling of the eurozone crisis burst into the open on Thursday when Germany's finance minister rebuked the head of the International Monetary Fund after she warned that EU leaders should ease demands for tighter austerity in peripheral economies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/business/imf-lagarde-schauble/index.html?eref�ition

'Cowards' target teen blogger :: By trying to kill a bright and admired young girl, the Taliban have revealed their cowardice and reawakened Pakistani people to their threat, writes columnist Frida Ghitis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/10/opinion/ghitis-malala-yousufzai/index.html?eref�ition

Sports bar Biden vs. seminar Ryan :: Vice President Joe Biden met his challenger, Rep. Paul Ryan, Thursday night in Danville, Kentucky, for the vice presidential debate. CNN contributors and analysts offered these assessments of the evening:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/opinion-roundup-veep-debate/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 6-12 October 2012 :: News photos: 6-12 October 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19927783#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

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?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

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

Day in pictures: 15 October 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 15 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19946456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Soviets left after Cuban crisis :: Fifty years ago Omar Lopez knew a secret that governments around the world would have killed to learn: the Soviets were building military installations in Cuba. How did Lopez know? One of them was on his family farm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/15/world/americas/cuban-missile-crisis-fifty-years/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Umayyad Mosque burns :: Fighting between Syrian forces and rebels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19952793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/tech/oil-spill-magnets/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

'Make school safe for girls' :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

Malala: In her own words :: CNN's Reza Sayah talks to Malala Yousufazi, who says God gave her the honor of speaking out for rights in Pakistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/13/intv-sayah-malala-part2.cnn?eref�ition

Why some aren't cheering the EU :: The European Union's peace prize hasn't gone down well in the Balkans, writes James Ker-Lindsay.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/opinion-business-european-union-nobel/index.html?eref�ition

17-Oct-2012 22:48 Obama

Candidates Tangle in Tense Debate :: Obama, seeking to regain momentum in his campaign, sparred with Romney during a tense and highly anticipated rematch marked by repeated confrontations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060591547791994.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama mocks Romney's 'binders' comment at post-debate rally - NBCNews.com :: http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/10/17/14513235-obama-mocks-romneys-binders-comment-at-post-debate-rally?lite

Obama Takes Responsibility for Deaths in Libya :: Obama said that he ultimately was responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Libya, but denounced Republican charges that the White House initially resisted labeling the incident a terrorist attack.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578061050764229738.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Debate Again Changes Campaign's Arc :: Capital Journal: There was little doubt that President Obama did all the things he didn't do in the first debate to show he actually wants the prize that lies ahead on Election Day.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578060722360335036.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Electric Car Crash :: Obama's green energy industrial policy turns up in Chapter 11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060882850041910.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A President Without a Plan :: A more spirited Obama, but he still has no agenda for the next four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061320659607206.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama and Romney Turn Up the Temperature at Their Second Debate :: In a charged and clenched debate, President Obama portrayed Mitt Romney as a former corporate raider, while Mr. Romney kept bringing the discussion back to Mr. Obama's record.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/obama-and-romney-turn-up-the-temperature-at-their-second-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama, Romney and the Jews :: Voters will not necessarily have Israel in mind—but for those who do, the choice has never seemed clearer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578051070780537396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: Pardon My President :: Can Mrs. Clinton really absolve Obama of responsibility?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443854204578060791917014464.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Voters say Obama beat Romney in second debate: Reuters/Ipsos poll :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Hz7YLWd--HU/us-usa-campaign-poll-ipsos-idUSBRE89G1JV20121017

Frank Bruni's Blog: Obama Bares His Teeth :: For this debate, the president honed a whole new ferocity.
http://bruni.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/obama-bares-his-teeth/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Intense Obama Reignites Democratic Support :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�16f12e3567ba46f5bdeb5b710b3f81

Editorial: Mr. Obama Comes Back in Debate No. 2 :: The president offers a strong case for his policies, and puts Mitt Romney on the defensive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/opinion/mr-obama-comes-back-in-debate-no-2.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: In Second Debate, Obama Strikes Back :: President Obama emerged from the second debate with Mitt Romney having settled nerves within his party and claimed a new chance to frame the presidential race with just three weeks until Election Day.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-second-debate-obama-strikes-back.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Tv Watch: In Debate's Dance, Romney Has More Missteps :: At their town-hall-style debate, President Obama and Mitt Romney circled around each other like tomcats in an alley as they vied for dominance in an effort to reach voters.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-debates-dance-romney-has-more-missteps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Analysis: Obama regains his footing in feisty second debate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/k2fElXW6aWM/us-usa-campaign-analysis-idUSBRE89G0BC20121017

Round two over, Obama and Romney back to campaign trail :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sLF-vOLpW80/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89F07J20121017

Campaign Stops: Obama's Narrow Victory :: The president did what he had to, but it was Romney who revealed his own weak spots.
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/douthat-obamas-narrow-victory/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BmN9dSmjwHU/us-usa-campaign-women-idUSBRE89G0AY20121017

UPDATE 1-Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/29GC7vcU050/usa-campaign-women-idUSL1E8LH5TE20121017

Jenkins: Two Puddings, No Theme :: Barack Obama was in better form for his second presidential debate with Mitt Romney, but the president's political cynicism remained unchanged in this inconclusive battle of the soundbites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061512715764982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UPDATE 1-Obama takes Romney to task on Libya in smack-down moment :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v7_oH_M4zwM/usa-campaign-foreign-idUSL1E8LH26D20121017

McGurn: The Wizard of Obama :: The president didn't just lose a debate. He lost an entire image of genius and control.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578058740365199974.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Story of Barack Obama's Mother
:: Barack Obama's greatest influence was a woman most know nothing about. How her uncommon life shaped his worldview
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1729685,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Get Down off the Mountaintop


:: Obama needs to embrace politics if he wants to win this thing
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2126665,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Obama

17-Oct-2012 21:47

Make schools safe for girls everywhere :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Bali commemorations :: 10 years after bombing that killed 202
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19920461#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'F' student now laureate :: Anderson Cooper gives examples that prove bad report cards don't mean a thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/10/ac-the-ridiculist-bad-report-cards.cnn?eref�ition

Election tests FB friends :: Steve Reeder says it's no secret among his Facebook friends: He's a Republican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/tech/social-media/facebook-politics-friends/index.html?eref�ition

Lagarde vs. Rehn: Needed debate, or dangerous split? :: Big divisions are appearing among the key players responsible for the eurozone's tough austerity program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/imf-eu-analysis-stevens/index.html?eref�ition

IMF: Risks to global stability rise :: Falling market confidence has led to money fleeing peripheral eurozone nations such as Spain and mounting pressure on banks, raising the risks of a credit crunch and recession, the International Monetary Fund said in a report released Wednesday at meetings in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/09/business/japan-imf-global-stability/index.html?eref�ition

Schäuble and Lagarde clash over austerity :: High-level splits over the handling of the eurozone crisis burst into the open on Thursday when Germany's finance minister rebuked the head of the International Monetary Fund after she warned that EU leaders should ease demands for tighter austerity in peripheral economies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/business/imf-lagarde-schauble/index.html?eref�ition

'Cowards' target teen blogger :: By trying to kill a bright and admired young girl, the Taliban have revealed their cowardice and reawakened Pakistani people to their threat, writes columnist Frida Ghitis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/10/opinion/ghitis-malala-yousufzai/index.html?eref�ition

Sports bar Biden vs. seminar Ryan :: Vice President Joe Biden met his challenger, Rep. Paul Ryan, Thursday night in Danville, Kentucky, for the vice presidential debate. CNN contributors and analysts offered these assessments of the evening:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/opinion-roundup-veep-debate/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 6-12 October 2012 :: News photos: 6-12 October 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19927783#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

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?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

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

Day in pictures: 15 October 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 15 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19946456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Soviets left after Cuban crisis :: Fifty years ago Omar Lopez knew a secret that governments around the world would have killed to learn: the Soviets were building military installations in Cuba. How did Lopez know? One of them was on his family farm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/15/world/americas/cuban-missile-crisis-fifty-years/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Umayyad Mosque burns :: Fighting between Syrian forces and rebels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19952793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/tech/oil-spill-magnets/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

'Make school safe for girls' :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

Malala: In her own words :: CNN's Reza Sayah talks to Malala Yousufazi, who says God gave her the honor of speaking out for rights in Pakistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/13/intv-sayah-malala-part2.cnn?eref�ition

Why some aren't cheering the EU :: The European Union's peace prize hasn't gone down well in the Balkans, writes James Ker-Lindsay.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/opinion-business-european-union-nobel/index.html?eref�ition

17-Oct-2012 21:47 Obama

Best of the Web Today: Pardon My President :: Can Mrs. Clinton really absolve Obama of responsibility?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443854204578060791917014464.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Instant polls give Obama edge in second debate - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/theoval/2012/10/17/obama-debate-polls-romney-cnn-hosfta/1638799/

Obama and Romney Turn Up the Temperature at Their Second Debate :: In a charged and clenched debate, President Obama portrayed Mitt Romney as a former corporate raider, while Mr. Romney kept bringing the discussion back to Mr. Obama's record.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/obama-and-romney-turn-up-the-temperature-at-their-second-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Candidates Tangle in Tense Debate :: Obama, seeking to regain momentum in his campaign, sparred with Romney during a tense and highly anticipated rematch marked by repeated confrontations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060591547791994.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Frank Bruni's Blog: Obama Bares His Teeth :: For this debate, the president honed a whole new ferocity.
http://bruni.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/obama-bares-his-teeth/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Editorial: Mr. Obama Comes Back in Debate No. 2 :: The president offers a strong case for his policies, and puts Mitt Romney on the defensive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/opinion/mr-obama-comes-back-in-debate-no-2.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: In Second Debate, Obama Strikes Back :: President Obama emerged from the second debate with Mitt Romney having settled nerves within his party and claimed a new chance to frame the presidential race with just three weeks until Election Day.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-second-debate-obama-strikes-back.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Tv Watch: In Debate's Dance, Romney Has More Missteps :: At their town-hall-style debate, President Obama and Mitt Romney circled around each other like tomcats in an alley as they vied for dominance in an effort to reach voters.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-debates-dance-romney-has-more-missteps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Analysis: Obama regains his footing in feisty second debate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/k2fElXW6aWM/us-usa-campaign-analysis-idUSBRE89G0BC20121017

Round two over, Obama and Romney back to campaign trail :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sLF-vOLpW80/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89F07J20121017

Debate Again Changes Campaign's Arc :: Capital Journal: There was little doubt that President Obama did all the things he didn't do in the first debate to show he actually wants the prize that lies ahead on Election Day.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578060722360335036.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Campaign Stops: Obama's Narrow Victory :: The president did what he had to, but it was Romney who revealed his own weak spots.
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/douthat-obamas-narrow-victory/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Intense Obama Reignites Democratic Support :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�16f12e3567ba46f5bdeb5b710b3f81

Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BmN9dSmjwHU/us-usa-campaign-women-idUSBRE89G0AY20121017

UPDATE 1-Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/29GC7vcU050/usa-campaign-women-idUSL1E8LH5TE20121017

Jenkins: Two Puddings, No Theme :: Barack Obama was in better form for his second presidential debate with Mitt Romney, but the president's political cynicism remained unchanged in this inconclusive battle of the soundbites.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061512715764982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama Takes Responsibility for Deaths in Libya :: Obama said that he ultimately was responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Libya, but denounced Republican charges that the White House initially resisted labeling the incident a terrorist attack.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578061050764229738.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A President Without a Plan :: A more spirited Obama, but he still has no agenda for the next four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061320659607206.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UPDATE 1-Obama takes Romney to task on Libya in smack-down moment :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v7_oH_M4zwM/usa-campaign-foreign-idUSL1E8LH26D20121017

Electric Car Crash :: Obama's green energy industrial policy turns up in Chapter 11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060882850041910.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: The Wizard of Obama :: The president didn't just lose a debate. He lost an entire image of genius and control.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578058740365199974.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Story of Barack Obama's Mother
:: Barack Obama's greatest influence was a woman most know nothing about. How her uncommon life shaped his worldview
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1729685,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Get Down off the Mountaintop


:: Obama needs to embrace politics if he wants to win this thing
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2126665,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


Obama

17-Oct-2012 20:46

Make schools safe for girls everywhere :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Bali commemorations :: 10 years after bombing that killed 202
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19920461#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'F' student now laureate :: Anderson Cooper gives examples that prove bad report cards don't mean a thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/10/ac-the-ridiculist-bad-report-cards.cnn?eref�ition

Election tests FB friends :: Steve Reeder says it's no secret among his Facebook friends: He's a Republican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/tech/social-media/facebook-politics-friends/index.html?eref�ition

Lagarde vs. Rehn: Needed debate, or dangerous split? :: Big divisions are appearing among the key players responsible for the eurozone's tough austerity program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/imf-eu-analysis-stevens/index.html?eref�ition

IMF: Risks to global stability rise :: Falling market confidence has led to money fleeing peripheral eurozone nations such as Spain and mounting pressure on banks, raising the risks of a credit crunch and recession, the International Monetary Fund said in a report released Wednesday at meetings in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/09/business/japan-imf-global-stability/index.html?eref�ition

Schäuble and Lagarde clash over austerity :: High-level splits over the handling of the eurozone crisis burst into the open on Thursday when Germany's finance minister rebuked the head of the International Monetary Fund after she warned that EU leaders should ease demands for tighter austerity in peripheral economies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/business/imf-lagarde-schauble/index.html?eref�ition

'Cowards' target teen blogger :: By trying to kill a bright and admired young girl, the Taliban have revealed their cowardice and reawakened Pakistani people to their threat, writes columnist Frida Ghitis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/10/opinion/ghitis-malala-yousufzai/index.html?eref�ition

Sports bar Biden vs. seminar Ryan :: Vice President Joe Biden met his challenger, Rep. Paul Ryan, Thursday night in Danville, Kentucky, for the vice presidential debate. CNN contributors and analysts offered these assessments of the evening:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/opinion-roundup-veep-debate/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 6-12 October 2012 :: News photos: 6-12 October 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19927783#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

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?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

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

Day in pictures: 15 October 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 15 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19946456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Soviets left after Cuban crisis :: Fifty years ago Omar Lopez knew a secret that governments around the world would have killed to learn: the Soviets were building military installations in Cuba. How did Lopez know? One of them was on his family farm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/15/world/americas/cuban-missile-crisis-fifty-years/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Umayyad Mosque burns :: Fighting between Syrian forces and rebels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19952793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/tech/oil-spill-magnets/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

'Make school safe for girls' :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

Malala: In her own words :: CNN's Reza Sayah talks to Malala Yousufazi, who says God gave her the honor of speaking out for rights in Pakistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/13/intv-sayah-malala-part2.cnn?eref�ition

Why some aren't cheering the EU :: The European Union's peace prize hasn't gone down well in the Balkans, writes James Ker-Lindsay.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/opinion-business-european-union-nobel/index.html?eref�ition

17-Oct-2012 20:46 Obama

Obama Won the Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Debate - U.S. News & World Report :: http://www.usnews.com/debate-club/who-won-the-second-debate-between-mitt-romney-and-barack-obama/obama-won-the-rock-em-sock-em-debate

News Analysis: In Second Debate, Obama Strikes Back :: President Obama emerged from the second debate with Mitt Romney having settled nerves within his party and claimed a new chance to frame the presidential race with just three weeks until Election Day.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-second-debate-obama-strikes-back.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Candidates Tangle in Tense Debate :: Obama, seeking to regain momentum in his campaign, sparred with Romney during a tense and highly anticipated rematch marked by repeated confrontations.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060591547791994.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Analysis: Obama regains his footing in feisty second debate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/k2fElXW6aWM/us-usa-campaign-analysis-idUSBRE89G0BC20121017

Round two over, Obama and Romney back to campaign trail :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sLF-vOLpW80/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89F07J20121017

Debate Again Changes Campaign's Arc :: Capital Journal: There was little doubt that President Obama did all the things he didn't do in the first debate to show he actually wants the prize that lies ahead on Election Day.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578060722360335036.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama and Romney Turn Up the Temperature at Their Second Debate :: In a charged and clenched debate, President Obama portrayed Mitt Romney as a former corporate raider, while Mr. Romney kept bringing the discussion back to Mr. Obama's record.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/obama-and-romney-turn-up-the-temperature-at-their-second-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Campaign Stops: Obama's Narrow Victory :: The president did what he had to, but it was Romney who revealed his own weak spots.
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/douthat-obamas-narrow-victory/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romney And Obama 'Debate' Guns: A Study In Bipartisan Denial - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jamespoulos/2012/10/17/romney-and-obama-debate-guns-a-study-in-bipartisan-denial/

Frank Bruni's Blog: Obama Bares His Teeth :: For this debate, the president honed a whole new ferocity.
http://bruni.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/obama-bares-his-teeth/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Editorial: Mr. Obama Comes Back in Debate No. 2 :: The president offers a strong case for his policies, and puts Mitt Romney on the defensive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/opinion/mr-obama-comes-back-in-debate-no-2.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BmN9dSmjwHU/us-usa-campaign-women-idUSBRE89G0AY20121017

UPDATE 1-Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/29GC7vcU050/usa-campaign-women-idUSL1E8LH5TE20121017

Obama Takes Responsibility for Deaths in Libya :: Obama said that he ultimately was responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Libya, but denounced Republican charges that the White House initially resisted labeling the incident a terrorist attack.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578061050764229738.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A President Without a Plan :: A more spirited Obama, but he still has no agenda for the next four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061320659607206.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UPDATE 1-Obama takes Romney to task on Libya in smack-down moment :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v7_oH_M4zwM/usa-campaign-foreign-idUSL1E8LH26D20121017

Electric Car Crash :: Obama's green energy industrial policy turns up in Chapter 11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060882850041910.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama, Romney and the Jews :: Voters will not necessarily have Israel in mind—but for those who do, the choice has never seemed clearer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578051070780537396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: The Wizard of Obama :: The president didn't just lose a debate. He lost an entire image of genius and control.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578058740365199974.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: Pardon My President :: Can Mrs. Clinton really absolve Obama of responsibility?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443854204578060791917014464.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Story of Barack Obama's Mother
:: Barack Obama's greatest influence was a woman most know nothing about. How her uncommon life shaped his worldview
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1729685,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Get Down off the Mountaintop


:: Obama needs to embrace politics if he wants to win this thing
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2126665,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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17-Oct-2012 19:45

Make schools safe for girls everywhere :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Bali commemorations :: 10 years after bombing that killed 202
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-19920461#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'F' student now laureate :: Anderson Cooper gives examples that prove bad report cards don't mean a thing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/10/ac-the-ridiculist-bad-report-cards.cnn?eref�ition

Election tests FB friends :: Steve Reeder says it's no secret among his Facebook friends: He's a Republican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/tech/social-media/facebook-politics-friends/index.html?eref�ition

Lagarde vs. Rehn: Needed debate, or dangerous split? :: Big divisions are appearing among the key players responsible for the eurozone's tough austerity program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/imf-eu-analysis-stevens/index.html?eref�ition

IMF: Risks to global stability rise :: Falling market confidence has led to money fleeing peripheral eurozone nations such as Spain and mounting pressure on banks, raising the risks of a credit crunch and recession, the International Monetary Fund said in a report released Wednesday at meetings in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/09/business/japan-imf-global-stability/index.html?eref�ition

Schäuble and Lagarde clash over austerity :: High-level splits over the handling of the eurozone crisis burst into the open on Thursday when Germany's finance minister rebuked the head of the International Monetary Fund after she warned that EU leaders should ease demands for tighter austerity in peripheral economies.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/business/imf-lagarde-schauble/index.html?eref�ition

'Cowards' target teen blogger :: By trying to kill a bright and admired young girl, the Taliban have revealed their cowardice and reawakened Pakistani people to their threat, writes columnist Frida Ghitis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/10/opinion/ghitis-malala-yousufzai/index.html?eref�ition

Sports bar Biden vs. seminar Ryan :: Vice President Joe Biden met his challenger, Rep. Paul Ryan, Thursday night in Danville, Kentucky, for the vice presidential debate. CNN contributors and analysts offered these assessments of the evening:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/opinion-roundup-veep-debate/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 6-12 October 2012 :: News photos: 6-12 October 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19927783#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

Spanish budget cuts revealed :: Spain will create a new fiscal authority to oversee the new spending cuts, tax increases and structural adjustments included in a new budget presented Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/27/business/spain-euro-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Anger in Athens over austerity :: Elinda Labropoulou reports on the 24-hour work stoppage to protest austerity measures in Greece.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/09/26/labropoulou-greece-austerity-protest.cnn?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

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

Day in pictures: 15 October 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 15 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19946456#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Soviets left after Cuban crisis :: Fifty years ago Omar Lopez knew a secret that governments around the world would have killed to learn: the Soviets were building military installations in Cuba. How did Lopez know? One of them was on his family farm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/15/world/americas/cuban-missile-crisis-fifty-years/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Umayyad Mosque burns :: Fighting between Syrian forces and rebels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19952793#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has the electric car found its range? :: Despite their green credentials, electric cars still come up short against their petrol-powered cousins when it comes to range -- how far they go before the battery needs recharging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/13/tech/fuel-cell-biomethanol-denmark/index.html?eref�ition

'Crate home' thinks outside the box :: Living in a house made from shipping containers isn't exactly everyone's idea of a dream home.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/07/04/tech/box-home-eco-shipping/index.html?eref�ition

Cleaning up oil spills with magnets :: Oil companies could soon be using an innovative new technique involving nanotechnology and magnets to help clean up offshore oil spills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/09/21/tech/oil-spill-magnets/index.html?eref�ition

Helping kids understand the crisis :: Portugal launches a book for kids to explain the financial crisis. But will they understand it? Isa Soares finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/08/21/soares-eurozone-crisis-kids.cnn?eref�ition

France: Greece must shape up :: French President Francois Hollande restated his country's support for debt-stricken Greece Saturday, but stressed that it must live up to its reform commitments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/25/business/france-greece-debt/index.html?eref�ition

Crucial meets as austerity moves bite :: Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras says his country, at the epicenter of a financial crisis which has hobbled Europe's common currency, is "turning the page" economically and moving toward stability.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/08/22/business/greece-debt-negotiations/index.html?eref�ition

'Make school safe for girls' :: Tuesday was a tragic day for girls everywhere. In Pakistan, 14-year-old Malala Yousufzai was shot by the Taliban on her way home from school on a bus. Although she was targeted specifically because she spoke out against the Taliban's suppression of women's education rights, her story serves as a reminder of the obstacles that girls face in trying to obtain schooling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/11/opinion/buffett-girls-safety/index.html?eref�ition

Malala: In her own words :: CNN's Reza Sayah talks to Malala Yousufazi, who says God gave her the honor of speaking out for rights in Pakistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/10/13/intv-sayah-malala-part2.cnn?eref�ition

Why some aren't cheering the EU :: The European Union's peace prize hasn't gone down well in the Balkans, writes James Ker-Lindsay.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/12/business/opinion-business-european-union-nobel/index.html?eref�ition

17-Oct-2012 19:45 Obama

Relieved by Debate, Obama Aides See a Slim Edge in Race - New York Times :: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/18/us/politics/obama-team-believes-he-reset-the-race.html

Debate Again Changes Campaign's Arc :: Capital Journal: There was little doubt that President Obama did all the things he didn't do in the first debate to show he actually wants the prize that lies ahead on Election Day.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578060722360335036.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama debate performance: More aggressive candidate shows up (Roundup) - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/decision2012/obama-debate-performance-more-aggressive-candidate-shows-up-to-second-meeting-roundup/2012/10/17/f5345976-186e-11e2-a55c-39408fbe6a4b_story.html

News Analysis: In Second Debate, Obama Strikes Back :: President Obama emerged from the second debate with Mitt Romney having settled nerves within his party and claimed a new chance to frame the presidential race with just three weeks until Election Day.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-second-debate-obama-strikes-back.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama and Romney Turn Up the Temperature at Their Second Debate :: In a charged and clenched debate, President Obama portrayed Mitt Romney as a former corporate raider, while Mr. Romney kept bringing the discussion back to Mr. Obama's record.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/obama-and-romney-turn-up-the-temperature-at-their-second-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Campaign Stops: Obama's Narrow Victory :: The president did what he had to, but it was Romney who revealed his own weak spots.
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/douthat-obamas-narrow-victory/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romney And Obama 'Debate' Guns: A Study In Bipartisan Denial - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/jamespoulos/2012/10/17/romney-and-obama-debate-guns-a-study-in-bipartisan-denial/

The Tv Watch: In Debate's Dance, Romney Has More Missteps :: At their town-hall-style debate, President Obama and Mitt Romney circled around each other like tomcats in an alley as they vied for dominance in an effort to reach voters.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/us/politics/in-debates-dance-romney-has-more-missteps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Analysis: Obama regains his footing in feisty second debate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/k2fElXW6aWM/us-usa-campaign-analysis-idUSBRE89G0BC20121017

Round two over, Obama and Romney back to campaign trail :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sLF-vOLpW80/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89F07J20121017

Frank Bruni's Blog: Obama Bares His Teeth :: For this debate, the president honed a whole new ferocity.
http://bruni.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/16/obama-bares-his-teeth/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Editorial: Mr. Obama Comes Back in Debate No. 2 :: The president offers a strong case for his policies, and puts Mitt Romney on the defensive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/17/opinion/mr-obama-comes-back-in-debate-no-2.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BmN9dSmjwHU/us-usa-campaign-women-idUSBRE89G0AY20121017

UPDATE 1-Obama's pitch to women puts Romney on defense :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/29GC7vcU050/usa-campaign-women-idUSL1E8LH5TE20121017

Obama Takes Responsibility for Deaths in Libya :: Obama said that he ultimately was responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Libya, but denounced Republican charges that the White House initially resisted labeling the incident a terrorist attack.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443624204578061050764229738.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

A President Without a Plan :: A more spirited Obama, but he still has no agenda for the next four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578061320659607206.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UPDATE 1-Obama takes Romney to task on Libya in smack-down moment :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/v7_oH_M4zwM/usa-campaign-foreign-idUSL1E8LH26D20121017

Electric Car Crash :: Obama's green energy industrial policy turns up in Chapter 11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578060882850041910.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama, Romney and the Jews :: Voters will not necessarily have Israel in mind—but for those who do, the choice has never seemed clearer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578051070780537396.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

McGurn: The Wizard of Obama :: The president didn't just lose a debate. He lost an entire image of genius and control.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443675404578058740365199974.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Best of the Web Today: Pardon My President :: Can Mrs. Clinton really absolve Obama of responsibility?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443854204578060791917014464.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Story of Barack Obama's Mother
:: Barack Obama's greatest influence was a woman most know nothing about. How her uncommon life shaped his worldview
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1729685,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Get Down off the Mountaintop


:: Obama needs to embrace politics if he wants to win this thing
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2126665,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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