Saturday, November 3, 2012

03-Nov-2012 23:07

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook flaw bypasses passwords :: Facebook moves quickly to shut down a loophole which made some accounts accessible without a password.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20180229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 22:06

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook flaw bypasses passwords :: Facebook moves quickly to shut down a loophole which made some accounts accessible without a password.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20180229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 22:06 Obama

Romney, Obama try to eke out a win in campaign's last days :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b0ZmERSZMM0/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89M11220121103

FiveThirtyEight: Nov. 2: For Romney to Win, State Polls Must Be Statistically Biased :: There were 22 polls of swing states published on Friday. President Obama led in 19 of them, two showed a tie and just one, a Mason-Dixon poll of Florida, showed Mitt Romney ahead.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/nov-2-for-romney-to-win-state-polls-must-be-statistically-biased/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama and Romney tied three days before election :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Amk4k6A9lr4/us-usa-campaign-poll-idUSBRE89K0A920121103

Obama Holds Lead in Florida and Ohio Polls :: The Journal's latest polls show Obama holds an edge over Romney in Florida and Ohio, the two largest battlegrounds in determining who will win the White House on Tuesday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203707604578095161409849422.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Re-elect President Barack Obama or it's doomsday - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId%3D866585%26publicationSubCategoryId%3D64

Obama: No "red tape" in federal storm response :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/geQMEngN2sU/us-storm-sandy-obama-idUSBRE8A207520121103

Edward Niedermeyer: Romney's Plan Would Also Have 'Saved' Detroit :: Team Obama's version of the auto-industry rescue is a triumph of spin over facts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090461206142072.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: How Far Obama Has Fallen :: From historic figure to beleaguered incumbent in less than four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204846304578093230088154020.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FiveThirtyEight: The Simple Case for Saying Obama Is the Favorite :: The FiveThirtyEight model represents a complicated analysis of the polls, but simplicity is on its side in finding that President Obama is the Electoral College favorite.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/nov-1-the-simple-case-for-saying-obama-is-the-favorite/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Fog of Benghazi :: What we now know—and still don't—about President Obama's 9/11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090612465153472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Op-Ed Columnist: The Final Reckoning :: President Obama began big but is ending small. If he's re-elected, would he reach the high standards he once set for himself?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/brooks-the-final-reckoning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

03-Nov-2012 21:05

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook flaw bypasses passwords :: Facebook moves quickly to shut down a loophole which made some accounts accessible without a password.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20180229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 21:05 Obama

Romney hits Obama on 'revenge' vow - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/breaking-news/romney-hits-obama-on-revenge-vow/story-e6frf7k6-1226509927189

Barack Obama commits to Sandy recovery and rebuilding - Newsday :: http://www.newsday.com/elections/barack-obama-commits-to-sandy-recovery-and-rebuilding-1.4184088

FiveThirtyEight: Nov. 2: For Romney to Win, State Polls Must Be Statistically Biased :: There were 22 polls of swing states published on Friday. President Obama led in 19 of them, two showed a tie and just one, a Mason-Dixon poll of Florida, showed Mitt Romney ahead.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/nov-2-for-romney-to-win-state-polls-must-be-statistically-biased/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romney, Obama try to eke out a win in campaign's last days :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b0ZmERSZMM0/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89M11220121103

Common Sense: Comparing the Tax Bite With Obama and Romney :: What federal tax rate would you pay if Mitt Romney were elected president? And what would it be under President Obama's proposal? How would that stack up against the richest Americans?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/business/comparing-the-tax-bite-under-obama-or-romney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Holds Lead in Florida and Ohio Polls :: The Journal's latest polls show Obama holds an edge over Romney in Florida and Ohio, the two largest battlegrounds in determining who will win the White House on Tuesday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203707604578095161409849422.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Romney offers a real alternative to Obama, Bush and the whole New Deal sexy ... - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/timstanley/100187669/romney-bush-obam/

Obama and Romney tied three days before election: Reuters/Ipsos poll :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Amk4k6A9lr4/us-usa-campaign-poll-idUSBRE89K0A920121103

Re-elect President Barack Obama or it's doomsday - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId%3D866585%26publicationSubCategoryId%3D64

Obama: No "red tape" in federal storm response :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/geQMEngN2sU/us-storm-sandy-obama-idUSBRE8A207520121103

Edward Niedermeyer: Romney's Plan Would Also Have 'Saved' Detroit :: Team Obama's version of the auto-industry rescue is a triumph of spin over facts.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090461206142072.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: How Far Obama Has Fallen :: From historic figure to beleaguered incumbent in less than four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204846304578093230088154020.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FiveThirtyEight: The Simple Case for Saying Obama Is the Favorite :: The FiveThirtyEight model represents a complicated analysis of the polls, but simplicity is on its side in finding that President Obama is the Electoral College favorite.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/nov-1-the-simple-case-for-saying-obama-is-the-favorite/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Fog of Benghazi :: What we now know—and still don't—about President Obama's 9/11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090612465153472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Op-Ed Columnist: The Final Reckoning :: President Obama began big but is ending small. If he's re-elected, would he reach the high standards he once set for himself?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/brooks-the-final-reckoning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

03-Nov-2012 20:04

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook flaw bypasses passwords :: Facebook moves quickly to shut down a loophole which made some accounts accessible without a password.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20180229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 20:04 Obama

Obama, Romney make final push in last weekend of election campaign - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/us-election/obama-romney-make-final-push-in-last-weekend-of-election-campaign/article4902514/?cmpid%3Drss1

Obama Holds Lead in Florida and Ohio Polls :: The Journal's latest polls show Obama holds an edge over Romney in Florida and Ohio, the two largest battlegrounds in determining who will win the White House on Tuesday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203707604578095161409849422.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Romney, Obama try to eke out a win in campaign's last days :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b0ZmERSZMM0/us-usa-campaign-idUSBRE89M11220121103

Obama and Romney tied three days before election: Reuters/Ipsos poll :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Amk4k6A9lr4/us-usa-campaign-poll-idUSBRE89K0A920121103

Re-elect President Barack Obama or it's doomsday - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId%3D866585%26publicationSubCategoryId%3D64

Obama: No "red tape" in federal storm response :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/geQMEngN2sU/us-storm-sandy-obama-idUSBRE8A207520121103

FiveThirtyEight: Nov. 2: For Romney to Win, State Polls Must Be Statistically Biased :: There were 22 polls of swing states published on Friday. President Obama led in 19 of them, two showed a tie and just one, a Mason-Dixon poll of Florida, showed Mitt Romney ahead.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/nov-2-for-romney-to-win-state-polls-must-be-statistically-biased/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Noonan: How Far Obama Has Fallen :: From historic figure to beleaguered incumbent in less than four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204846304578093230088154020.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FiveThirtyEight: The Simple Case for Saying Obama Is the Favorite :: The FiveThirtyEight model represents a complicated analysis of the polls, but simplicity is on its side in finding that President Obama is the Electoral College favorite.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/nov-1-the-simple-case-for-saying-obama-is-the-favorite/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Fog of Benghazi :: What we now know—and still don't—about President Obama's 9/11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090612465153472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Op-Ed Columnist: The Final Reckoning :: President Obama began big but is ending small. If he's re-elected, would he reach the high standards he once set for himself?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/brooks-the-final-reckoning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

03-Nov-2012 19:03

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Fifth UK drug user has anthrax :: A drug user in Oxford is recovering from an anthrax infection after injecting heroin, say health experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179499#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time running out for undecideds :: Ed Lavandera reports on undecided voters in a Colorado community that's correctly selected every president since 2000.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/11/01/pkg-lavandera-colorado-keys-to-kingdom.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 19:03 Obama

Obama, Romney on final campaign blitz, urging battleground residents to vote - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/11/03/romney-begins-final-campaign-blitz-with-censure-reminder-vote-for-love-country/

Obama and Romney try to stay upbeat in final campaign blitz - NBCNews.com :: http://nbcpolitics.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/03/14905998-obama-and-romney-try-to-stay-upbeat-in-final-campaign-blitz?lite

Obama juggles campaign and storm relief - AFP :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gdw-GndkgHDWCQDtxuAglBEeD74w?docId%3DCNG.cbf28e874bc1457ef30ddaf4ecd3043c.1d1

Obama and Romney tied three days before election: Reuters/Ipsos poll :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Amk4k6A9lr4/us-usa-campaign-poll-idUSBRE89K0A920121103

Re-elect President Barack Obama or it's doomsday - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/Article.aspx?articleId%3D866585%26publicationSubCategoryId%3D64

Obama: No "red tape" in federal storm response :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/geQMEngN2sU/us-storm-sandy-obama-idUSBRE8A207520121103

FiveThirtyEight: Nov. 2: For Romney to Win, State Polls Must Be Statistically Biased :: There were 22 polls of swing states published on Friday. President Obama led in 19 of them, two showed a tie and just one, a Mason-Dixon poll of Florida, showed Mitt Romney ahead.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/nov-2-for-romney-to-win-state-polls-must-be-statistically-biased/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Holds Lead in Florida and Ohio Polls :: The Journal's latest polls show Obama holds an edge over Romney in Florida and Ohio, the two largest battlegrounds in determining who will win the White House on Tuesday.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203707604578095161409849422.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: How Far Obama Has Fallen :: From historic figure to beleaguered incumbent in less than four years.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204846304578093230088154020.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FiveThirtyEight: The Simple Case for Saying Obama Is the Favorite :: The FiveThirtyEight model represents a complicated analysis of the polls, but simplicity is on its side in finding that President Obama is the Electoral College favorite.
http://fivethirtyeight.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/nov-1-the-simple-case-for-saying-obama-is-the-favorite/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Fog of Benghazi :: What we now know—and still don't—about President Obama's 9/11.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578090612465153472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Op-Ed Columnist: The Final Reckoning :: President Obama began big but is ending small. If he's re-elected, would he reach the high standards he once set for himself?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/brooks-the-final-reckoning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Obama

03-Nov-2012 18:02

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Fifth UK drug user has anthrax :: A drug user in Oxford is recovering from an anthrax infection after injecting heroin, say health experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179499#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venice hit by worst flooding in two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KnsZxBsBpV8/uk-italy-venice-flooding-idUSLNE8A100O20121102

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time running out for undecideds :: Ed Lavandera reports on undecided voters in a Colorado community that's correctly selected every president since 2000.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/11/01/pkg-lavandera-colorado-keys-to-kingdom.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Nov-2012 18:02 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: My Jersey Shore, Now in Ruins :: Habits die hard, and it's painful to imagine not going back to Manasquan next summer, no matter how much of it may be gone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/my-jersey-shore-now-in-ruins.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: What I Saw With the Lights Out :: For one artist, the blackout offered a rare illumination of the unplugged world around him.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/what-i-saw-with-the-lights-out.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Forget Sustainability. It's About Resilience. :: A new dialogue is emerging around the idea of resilience: how to help vulnerable people, organizations and systems persist, perhaps even thrive, amid unforeseeable disruptions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/forget-sustainability-its-about-resilience.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Last Election List :: There's so little time and so much to do before the Big Day!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/collins-the-last-election-list.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Immigrants as Entrepreneurs :: Why new Americans often make the best entrepreneurs.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/immigrants-as-entrepreneurs.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Final Reckoning :: President Obama began big but is ending small. If he's re-elected, would he reach the high standards he once set for himself?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/brooks-the-final-reckoning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Blackmail Caucus :: There's something wrong with the argument that it's better to vote for Mitt Romney because he can better navigate Washington's "partisan gridlock."
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/02/opinion/krugman-the-blackmail-caucus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

03-Nov-2012 17:01

Angola's 'Ghost city,' built by China :: Chinese companies have built cities out of the bush in Angola, but they have few residents. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/01/pkg-mckenzie-angola-ghost-city.cnn?eref�ition

Photos: Saudi truck fireball :: Fuel tanker explosion kills 22 in Saudi Arabia
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/middleeast/gallery/saudi-arabia-truck-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Star Wars' fans lose out? :: "Star Wars" fans have suggested new movie titles -- "Star Wars episode VII: Attack of the Mouse" -- and last minute Halloween costumes -- Jedi Mouseketeer for him and Disney Princess Leia for her -- since learning of the Walt Disney Co.'s $4 billion acquisition of Lucasfilm on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/movies/star-wars-episode-7-george-lucas/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian amputee's dangerous trek :: Tears well in Omar's eyes as he describes carrying his 11-year-old brother to safety after a rocket strike.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/damon-syria-amputee/index.html?eref�ition

Connecting past, present elections :: CNN's Richard Quest talks to voters at a Civil War re-enactment in Iowa about the upcoming election.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/10/31/qmb-pkg-american-quest-civil-war.cnn?eref�ition

Why are we still embarrassed about using condoms? :: A new restaurant promoting condoms has opened in the UK, but many people are still too embarrassed to even buy them - why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20043530#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet computers replacing people :: Researchers at the recent Big Science Summit examined how computerized systems are taking on more human characteristics, and how that changes our relationships with them.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/tech/innovation/computers-humans-science/index.html?eref�ition

Why Election Day won't be postponed :: With Superstorm Sandy leaving communities under water, stranding millions without power and consuming public resources in several states, could next Tuesday's vote for president be moved to a later date?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/31/politics/sandy-election-day-postponement/index.html?eref�ition

What is the natural world worth? :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Candidates ignoring Mexico drug war? :: "Poor Mexico, so far from God and so close to the United States," is something I heard a lot growing up in Mexico in the 1980s. How that saying, first coined by President Porfirio Diaz around the turn of the 20th century, resonates today.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/mexico-city-postcard/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: Economy not key to win :: Is a struggling economy the key ingredient that dooms an incumbent president to a single term?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Choa!' Elephant speaks in Korean :: Korean is considered one of the hardest languages in the world to master, but an elephant in a South Korean zoo is making a good start.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/02/world/asia/south-korea-talking-elephant/index.html?eref�ition

Faces behind famous voices :: Frank Welker's name may not immediately ring a bell to you, but you almost certainly know his voice. He's acted in nearly 700 films and television shows.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/showbiz/voice-actors/index.html?eref�ition

Can China maintain growth? :: Economist George Magnus discusses weather China's latest PMI numbers suggest it can maintain growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/11/02/intv-china-economy-magnus.cnn?eref�ition

Protest over Okinawa 'assault' :: Japan protests to the US following an assault in Okinawa allegedly involving a member of the US military.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20177028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS sees PPI bill rise by £400m :: RBS sets aside a further £400m to cover payment protection insurance mis-selling claims, as it reports a £1.26bn quarterly loss.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20177515#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US Secret Service man 'suicide' :: A US Secret Service agent assigned to President Obama's detail has committed suicide amid claims he failed to disclose a relationship, sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outcry over Armstrong effigy :: Residents of an English town plan to torch a nine-meter structure that bears a startling resemblance to disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/sport/lance-armstrong-effigy-cycling/index.html?eref�ition

'Economy not key' to U.S. vote :: Kenneth C. Davis consults the history books to see if economic woes really do produce "one-term wonders."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/opinion/davis-presidential-election-history/index.html?eref�ition

Fifth UK drug user has anthrax :: A drug user in Oxford is recovering from an anthrax infection after injecting heroin, say health experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179499#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Europe backs first gene therapy :: A treatment which corrects errors in a person's genetic code has been approved for use for the first time in the Western world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20179561#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Child benefit 'nimbys' accused :: Middle-class parents who complain about cuts to child benefit are accused of being "nimbys" by a Treasury minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20178274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Putting a price on the natural world :: Costing the Earth: what is the natural world worth?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/01/world/gallery/eco-sols-text-nature-economics/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans' Senate hopes dim :: Even before a second Republican Senate candidate tripped over incendiary comments about rape, GOP leaders in Washington knew that their once promising chances of winning control of the Senate had diminished.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/26/politics/senate-races/index.html?eref�ition

Polar research merger ruled out :: Controversial plans to merge the British Antarctic Survey and the National Oceanography Centre have been ruled out, the UK science minister announces.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20178510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Time running out for undecideds :: Ed Lavandera reports on undecided voters in a Colorado community that's correctly selected every president since 2000.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2012/11/01/pkg-lavandera-colorado-keys-to-kingdom.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 2 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 2 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166744#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple iPhone 5 makes India debut :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iK3jNs09WlI/apple-iphone5-india-launch-idINDEE8A106O20121102

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20180194#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Sandy's power shortages :: Fuel and electricity shortages in New york
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20178192#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa