Monday, October 22, 2012

22-Oct-2012 23:25

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

Skeleton of French man found in bed after 15 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qp73q1nKU_o/us-france-skeleton-idUSBRE89I0YS20121019

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

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

22-Oct-2012 23:25 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lost World of George McGovern :: Prairie populism, embodied by George McGovern, flourished in the 1970s. Not so much now.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/the-lost-world-of-george-mcgovern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Presidential Mitt :: Here's what Mitt Romney can say in Monday night's debate to sound like a credible commander in chief.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/keller-presidential-mitt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Moral Clarity of George McGovern :: George S. McGovern's character and vision cost him dearly in the 1972 presidential election.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/the-moral-clarity-of-george-mcgovern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Cuddle Your Kid! :: Romney and Obama, listen up: rats and a girl named Kewauna may hold secrets about what the country needs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/kristof-cuddle-your-kid.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Obama's Best-Kept Secrets :: Why aren't we hearing more about the major reforms in schools and cars?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/friedman-obamas-best-kept-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

22-Oct-2012 22:26

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

Skeleton of French man found in bed after 15 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qp73q1nKU_o/us-france-skeleton-idUSBRE89I0YS20121019

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

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

22-Oct-2012 21:23

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scotland leads separatists push :: Alex Salmond, Scotland's First Minister, is fond of saying that when the United Nations was first formed in 1945, it had just 50 members. Today, he adds, that figure has risen to almost 200. It's a nice line, although in reality the emergence of a new nation remains relatively rare.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/europe/europe-indepedence-movement/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sharapova: Why I moved to U.S. :: Tennis star Maria Sharapova talks to CNN's Alex Zolbert about the ups and down of her career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/10/19/talk-asia-maria-sharapova.cnn?eref�ition

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Halloween art from trash :: A Texas artist uses neighborhood trash to create an elaborate Halloween spectacle that turns heads.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/10/19/dnt-man-turns-trash-into-halloween-decorations.kcen?eref�ition

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

22-Oct-2012 21:23 Armstrong

UCI agrees to strip Armstrong of titles - Brisbane Times :: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/sport/cycling/uci-agrees-to-strip-armstrong-of-titles-20121022-281uc.html

Armstrong Stripped of His 7 Tour de France Titles :: The International Cycling Union on Monday ratified a report on the cyclist by American antidoping officials, and Tour organizers planned to remove him from the record books.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/23/sports/cycling/armstrong-stripped-of-his-7-tour-de-france-titles.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

"Sickened" UCI strips Armstrong of Tour wins :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pRI98T5zV7g/us-cycling-armstrong-idUSBRE89L0HC20121022

Armstrong Stripped of His Tour Titles :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�3a2aae5a666753c6df80ad1f913f7c

How Lance Armstrong's Wall Fell, One Rider at a Time :: Lance Armstrong managed to keep the dark side of his athletic success quiet, investigators and cyclists said, by using guile and arm-twisting tactics that put fear in those who might cross him.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/sports/how-armstrongs-wall-fell-one-rider-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Armstrong

22-Oct-2012 20:22

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scotland leads separatists push :: Alex Salmond, Scotland's First Minister, is fond of saying that when the United Nations was first formed in 1945, it had just 50 members. Today, he adds, that figure has risen to almost 200. It's a nice line, although in reality the emergence of a new nation remains relatively rare.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/europe/europe-indepedence-movement/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sharapova: Why I moved to U.S. :: Tennis star Maria Sharapova talks to CNN's Alex Zolbert about the ups and down of her career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/10/19/talk-asia-maria-sharapova.cnn?eref�ition

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Halloween art from trash :: A Texas artist uses neighborhood trash to create an elaborate Halloween spectacle that turns heads.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/10/19/dnt-man-turns-trash-into-halloween-decorations.kcen?eref�ition

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

22-Oct-2012 20:22 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lost World of George McGovern :: Prairie populism, embodied by George McGovern, flourished in the 1970s. Not so much now.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/the-lost-world-of-george-mcgovern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Presidential Mitt :: Here's what Mitt Romney can say in Monday night's debate to sound like a credible commander in chief.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/keller-presidential-mitt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Moral Clarity of George McGovern :: George S. McGovern's character and vision cost him dearly in the 1972 presidential election.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/22/opinion/the-moral-clarity-of-george-mcgovern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Cuddle Your Kid! :: Romney and Obama, listen up: rats and a girl named Kewauna may hold secrets about what the country needs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/kristof-cuddle-your-kid.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Obama's Best-Kept Secrets :: Why aren't we hearing more about the major reforms in schools and cars?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/friedman-obamas-best-kept-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

22-Oct-2012 19:21

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scotland leads separatists push :: Alex Salmond, Scotland's First Minister, is fond of saying that when the United Nations was first formed in 1945, it had just 50 members. Today, he adds, that figure has risen to almost 200. It's a nice line, although in reality the emergence of a new nation remains relatively rare.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/europe/europe-indepedence-movement/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sharapova: Why I moved to U.S. :: Tennis star Maria Sharapova talks to CNN's Alex Zolbert about the ups and down of her career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/10/19/talk-asia-maria-sharapova.cnn?eref�ition

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Halloween art from trash :: A Texas artist uses neighborhood trash to create an elaborate Halloween spectacle that turns heads.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/10/19/dnt-man-turns-trash-into-halloween-decorations.kcen?eref�ition

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

Skeleton of French man found in bed after 15 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qp73q1nKU_o/us-france-skeleton-idUSBRE89I0YS20121019

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

22-Oct-2012 19:21 10

Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/news/index.php?itemid%3D10605

When Bullying Turns Deadly: Can It Be Stopped? :: In the past four weeks, four teenagers killed themselves after being harassed by schoolmates. Technology is quickly changing how kids bully one another. Here are some ways to stop the problem
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2024210,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Google says RR Donnelley filed draft earnings statement without authorization :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/2S7EGwVy6hs/us-google-statement-idUSBRE89H17P20121018

FRANCE: France scraps citizenship test for naturalisation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20121018-france-scraps-citizenship-test-naturalisation

1% logic: Charles Munger's real motive for undermining Prop. 30? - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-ol-prop-30-charles-munger-tax-plan-20121017,0,3540909.story

Turkey's Gold Rush: Is Istanbul's New Skyline A Boom or a Bubble? :: New money is building a new skyline in Istanbul. Is this a boom or a bubble?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2127107,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

FRANCE: France faces rail and air strikes next week :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20121018-france-faces-rail-and-air-strikes-next-week

Opinion: Testing My Twins :: A dip in test scores could have been attributed to all sorts of failings, but we saw it as an amusing instance of identical twin weirdness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/testing-my-twins.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Philippe Legrain: Don't Blame the Euro Mess for Britain's Plight :: Over the past two years, the euro zone's economy has grown by 1.1%. Britain's has only grown by 0.2%.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444734804578066134006073180.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Novelties: New Webcams Add Wide-Angle Video Calls to Your TV :: Owners of high-definition televisions can use new wide-angle webcams to put their video calls on the screen.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/technology/new-webcams-add-wide-angle-video-calls-to-your-tv.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

George McGovern in the Journal :: A 1992 column on the realities of running a business
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203406404578070543545022704.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

For President Obama, a Complex Calculus of Race and Politics :: Since taking office, President Obama has attempted to balance two deeply held impulses: a belief in universal politics not based on race and an embrace of black life and its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/politics/for-president-obama-a-complex-calculus-of-race-and-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romney's Throwback Language, His Mittisms :: Mitt Romney's way of speaking is polite, formal and anachronistic, linguistically setting him apart, and influencing the word choices of those who work with and for him.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/politics/romneys-throwback-language-his-mittisms.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Church Appeal on Israel Angers Jewish Groups :: Fifteen leaders of Christian churches signed a letter accusing Israel of human rights violations in an attempt to shed light on the Palestinian plight and stalled peace negotiations.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/church-appeal-on-israel-angers-jewish-groups.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Lourdes floods subside after pilgrims evacuated :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20121021-lourdes-floods-subside-after-pilgrims-evacuated

Op-Ed Columnist: Pampered Princes Fling Gorilla Dust :: Even cloaked in humor, the barbs of Mitt Romney and Barry Obama drip with disdain.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/dowd-pampered-princes-fling-gorilla-dust.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator: Your Assignment for Today: Chew Gum :: Schools should jump on a cheap and easy method of cavity prevention.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/your-assignment-for-today-chew-gum/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Putin flexes muscle in big test of Russia's nuclear arsenal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/aFjmBYDHoXo/us-russia-nuclear-putin-idUSBRE89J0EJ20121020

The New Face of Infidelity :: Research shows women catching up to men in extramarital affairs, writes Peggy Drexler—which is (sort of) what we asked for, isn't it?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443684104578062754288906608.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinionator: A Simple Fix for Farming :: An ignored but hugely important study shows that we can grow food on a large scale, profitably, with far fewer chemicals.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/19/a-simple-fix-for-food/?partner=rss&emc=rss

AFGHANISTAN - FRANCE: We'll take your money but we can't be friends, Afghan senators tell 'infidel' France :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20121020-well-take-your-money-we-cant-be-friends-afghan-senators-tell-infidel-france

Editorial: A Potential World of Harm for Women :: Mitt Romney and Representative Paul Ryan promote an agenda that takes aim at international family planning and lifesaving care.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/opinion/a-potential-world-of-harm-for-women.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

City Kitchen: Reconsidering Quiche :: The quiche, which has fallen out of fashion, is reconsidered, using a good pastry and a soft, tender eggy custard.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/24/dining/reconsidering-quiche.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Charles Munger gives $2 million to influence Assembly races - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/10/charles-munger-gives-nearly-2-million-to-influence-assembly-races.html

Charles Munger contributions for, against initiatives reach $23 million - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/charles-munger-contributions-for-against-initiatives-nears-23-million.html

Comedian Frankie Boyle awarded £50000 over libel - RTE.ie :: http://www.rte.ie/news/2012/1022/comedian-frankie-boyle-awarded-l50-000-over-libel.html

Cycling Body Strips Armstrong of Titles :: Cycling's governing body has agreed to strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and ban him for life.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203406404578072251369738278.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Rosneft beefs up with TNK-BP purchase - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/10/22/us-bp-rosneft-idUSBRE89L06720121022

Report: Suspects Wife Killed in WI - Daily Beast :: http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheats/2012/10/22/report-suspect-s-wife-killed-in-wi.html


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22-Oct-2012 18:20

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

'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

In pictures: Yemen's Southern Movement :: Pull of secessionism in Yemen
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-19966327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scotland leads separatists push :: Alex Salmond, Scotland's First Minister, is fond of saying that when the United Nations was first formed in 1945, it had just 50 members. Today, he adds, that figure has risen to almost 200. It's a nice line, although in reality the emergence of a new nation remains relatively rare.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/europe/europe-indepedence-movement/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Newsweek front covers :: The front covers of Newsweek magazine
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20001851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sharapova: Why I moved to U.S. :: Tennis star Maria Sharapova talks to CNN's Alex Zolbert about the ups and down of her career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/10/19/talk-asia-maria-sharapova.cnn?eref�ition

The man with the perfect body :: Victorian strongman Eugen Sandow was once an image of masculine perfection. He was the celebrity poster boy who made fitness popular. But how impressive is his physique today?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19977415#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Tim Walker's fantasy world :: Tim Walker's fashion photography on show
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19947445#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Halloween art from trash :: A Texas artist uses neighborhood trash to create an elaborate Halloween spectacle that turns heads.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/10/19/dnt-man-turns-trash-into-halloween-decorations.kcen?eref�ition

Internet troll sorry for Reddit posts :: An internet troll reviled for his pornographic posts on Reddit tells CNN in an exclusive interview that he made a "huge mistake."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/us/internet-troll-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Morocco rappers rage at injustice :: In the poor suburbs of Morocco's largest city, local hip-hop artists blare from radios, clubs and street corners. Fuelled by rage, they rhyme about poverty, illiteracy, crime and the high cost of living, in a country riven by economic inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/world/meast/casablanca-morocco-protest-hiphop/index.html?eref�ition

Marco memories, year after crash :: Marco's Memories: A year on in Malaysia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/18/motorsport/gallery/moto-gp-malaysia-marco-simoncelli/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Beirut blast :: Car-bomb explosion in Lebanon's capital
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20008421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Independence good for trade? :: CNN's Richard Quest asks companies in Catalonia if independence would be good for business.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/19/quest-catalonia-independence.cnn?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 13-19 October 2012 :: A selection of news photos this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-19991285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What kind of superpower could China be? :: China is on course to becoming a world power - but not in the way many expect, writes economist Martin Jacques.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19995218#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Were UK extraditions racist? :: Why did the UK extradite five Muslim men to the USA, when it blocked the transfer of white computer hacker Gary McKinnon? One of the founders of the Islamic Human Rights Commission says there is one obvious reason: racism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/19/opinion/uk-extradition-racism/index.html?eref�ition

Skeleton of French man found in bed after 15 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qp73q1nKU_o/us-france-skeleton-idUSBRE89I0YS20121019

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

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Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/news/index.php?itemid%3D10605

Google says RR Donnelley filed draft earnings statement without authorization :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/2S7EGwVy6hs/us-google-statement-idUSBRE89H17P20121018

FRANCE: France scraps citizenship test for naturalisation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20121018-france-scraps-citizenship-test-naturalisation

1% logic: Charles Munger's real motive for undermining Prop. 30? - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-ol-prop-30-charles-munger-tax-plan-20121017,0,3540909.story

Turkey's Gold Rush: Is Istanbul's New Skyline A Boom or a Bubble? :: New money is building a new skyline in Istanbul. Is this a boom or a bubble?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2127107,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

FRANCE: France faces rail and air strikes next week :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20121018-france-faces-rail-and-air-strikes-next-week

Charles Munger doubles down to defeat Prop. 30, support Prop. 32 - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/charles-munger-doubles-down-to-defeat-prop-30-support-prop-32.html

Opinion: Testing My Twins :: A dip in test scores could have been attributed to all sorts of failings, but we saw it as an amusing instance of identical twin weirdness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/testing-my-twins.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Philippe Legrain: Don't Blame the Euro Mess for Britain's Plight :: Over the past two years, the euro zone's economy has grown by 1.1%. Britain's has only grown by 0.2%.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444734804578066134006073180.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Novelties: New Webcams Add Wide-Angle Video Calls to Your TV :: Owners of high-definition televisions can use new wide-angle webcams to put their video calls on the screen.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/technology/new-webcams-add-wide-angle-video-calls-to-your-tv.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

For President Obama, a Complex Calculus of Race and Politics :: Since taking office, President Obama has attempted to balance two deeply held impulses: a belief in universal politics not based on race and an embrace of black life and its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/politics/for-president-obama-a-complex-calculus-of-race-and-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romney's Throwback Language, His Mittisms :: Mitt Romney's way of speaking is polite, formal and anachronistic, linguistically setting him apart, and influencing the word choices of those who work with and for him.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/politics/romneys-throwback-language-his-mittisms.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Church Appeal on Israel Angers Jewish Groups :: Fifteen leaders of Christian churches signed a letter accusing Israel of human rights violations in an attempt to shed light on the Palestinian plight and stalled peace negotiations.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/us/church-appeal-on-israel-angers-jewish-groups.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Lourdes floods subside after pilgrims evacuated :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20121021-lourdes-floods-subside-after-pilgrims-evacuated

Bloomberg Has Tough Criticism for Obama and Romney :: With his critical assessment of President Obama and Mitt Romney, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg was in a sense speaking for voters exasperated by the campaign.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/nyregion/tough-criticism-of-candidates-by-bloomberg.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Campaign Stops: Google's Crystal Ball :: How does the election look from the search window?
http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/googles-crystal-ball/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Pampered Princes Fling Gorilla Dust :: Even cloaked in humor, the barbs of Mitt Romney and Barry Obama drip with disdain.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/21/opinion/sunday/dowd-pampered-princes-fling-gorilla-dust.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator: Your Assignment for Today: Chew Gum :: Schools should jump on a cheap and easy method of cavity prevention.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/your-assignment-for-today-chew-gum/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The 10 Greatest Books of All Time :: What are they? A new book tries to settle it once and for all.
http://www.time.com/time/arts/article/0,8599,1578073,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Putin flexes muscle in big test of Russia's nuclear arsenal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/aFjmBYDHoXo/us-russia-nuclear-putin-idUSBRE89J0EJ20121020

The New Face of Infidelity :: Research shows women catching up to men in extramarital affairs, writes Peggy Drexler—which is (sort of) what we asked for, isn't it?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443684104578062754288906608.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Opinionator: A Simple Fix for Farming :: An ignored but hugely important study shows that we can grow food on a large scale, profitably, with far fewer chemicals.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/10/19/a-simple-fix-for-food/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Take Monday Off: Oxford, Miss. :: Pack a long weekend in this quirky corner of Mississippi blues country with underground juke joints, feed-an-army breakfasts and, obviously, a prize pair of fleas in wedding attire.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444799904578050990434651864.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Missing Oregon Barista's Body Found, Man Arrested :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�2d4b7f7a9100634bd1d39ad776cecd

AFGHANISTAN - FRANCE: We'll take your money but we can't be friends, Afghan senators tell 'infidel' France :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20121020-well-take-your-money-we-cant-be-friends-afghan-senators-tell-infidel-france

Editorial: A Potential World of Harm for Women :: Mitt Romney and Representative Paul Ryan promote an agenda that takes aim at international family planning and lifesaving care.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/20/opinion/a-potential-world-of-harm-for-women.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

City Kitchen: Reconsidering Quiche :: The quiche, which has fallen out of fashion, is reconsidered, using a good pastry and a soft, tender eggy custard.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/24/dining/reconsidering-quiche.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Charles Munger gives $2 million to influence Assembly races - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/10/charles-munger-gives-nearly-2-million-to-influence-assembly-races.html

Charles Munger contributions for, against initiatives reach $23 million - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/charles-munger-contributions-for-against-initiatives-nears-23-million.html

My 6,128 Favorite Books :: Joe Queenan on how a harmless juvenile pastime turned into a lifelong personality disorder.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444868204578064483923017090.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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