Saturday, November 10, 2012

10-Nov-2012 23:53

Walmart moves "Black Friday" earlier on Thanksgiving :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/05jbGsSp_p4/us-walmart-blackfriday-idUSBRE8A71IC20121108

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

Delegates to CPC congress voice support for Party blueprint - Xinhua :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGP7LQJklwizBvICyojJeyaznPTqA&url=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/special/18cpcnc/2012-11/09/c_131963371.htm

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Setback for first malaria vaccine in African trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oiR3NEa4OVo/us-malaria-vaccine-gsk-idUSBRE8A80I120121109

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10-Nov-2012 23:53 Munger

Proposition 30: Molly and Charles Munger Spent $79.1 Million Battling Jerry Brown - LA Weekly (blog) :: http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/11/proposition_30_charles_munger_jerry_brown.php

Charles Munger Jr.: Remaking California in His Own Image - Beyond Chron :: http://www.beyondchron.org/articles/Charles_Munger_Jr_Remaking_California_in_His_Own_Image_10605.html

Charles Munger Jr. drops another $13 million to fight tax initiative and boost ... - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/california-budget/ci_21865681/charles-munger-jr-drops-another-13-million-fight

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

Molly Munger, Charles Munger Jr., Wealthy Siblings, Become Force In California ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/26/molly-munger-charles-munger_n_2025012.html

The Roundup: Charles Munger contributes $13 million; CalPERS v. San ... - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/the_state_worker/2012/10/the-roundup-charles-munger-contributes-13-million-calpers-v-san-bernardino.html

Charles Munger drops another $13 million into ballot measure fights - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/10/charles-munger-drops-another-13-million-into-ballot-measure-fights.html

Munger Siblings Spend $54 Million to Sway California Vote - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-10-12/munger-siblings-spend-54-million-to-sway-california-vote

Protesters visit Charles Munger Jr. at home - Los Angeles Times :: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/california-politics/2012/11/charles-munger-protest.html


Munger

10-Nov-2012 22:52

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Setback for first malaria vaccine in African trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oiR3NEa4OVo/us-malaria-vaccine-gsk-idUSBRE8A80I120121109

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

10-Nov-2012 22:52 Obama

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

Freaking Out: The Best of the Worst Responses to Obama's Win :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�6a911d6bc6f36946219cecd038b60e

Juan Williams: Obama's Daunting Demographic Message for the GOP :: Nationwide during the past four years, four million Latino voters have been added to the polls.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578105072331776096.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/twKBVYn_yYI/us-arms-treaty-un-idUSBRE8A627J20121107

Obama declared winner in Florida by media - Toronto Sun :: http://www.torontosun.com/2012/11/10/obama-declared-winner-in-florida-by-media

America divided on Obama, but no such qualms about Michelle - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/opinion/politics/america-divided-on-obama-but-no-such-qualms-about-michelle-20121110-29528.html

President Obama, where are the tears for those you lead? - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/11/10/president-obama-where-are-tears-for-those-lead/

Obama, Boehner Open to Bargain :: Obama and Boehner hinted compromise is possible, in a bid to defuse tensions before talks next week to avert a fiscal crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578108971200674876.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama Says Vote Validates His Efforts on Taxes :: Amid talk of compromise, President Obama and Speaker John A. Boehner both indicated unchanged stances on this issue, long a point of contention.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/politics/obama-and-boehner-circle-each-other-on-budget-impasse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Boehner: "Obamacare is law of the land" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/U5AJaLGDp7w/us-usa-healthcare-boehner-idUSBRE8A800420121110

Editorial: The Fiscal Cliff Opener :: President Obama sounds as if he's ready to fight. John Boehner sounds like Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/the-fiscal-cliff-opener.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Iran Defends Attack on U.S. Drone :: Iran's defense minister confirmed that Iranian jets fired at a U.S. drone last week and said it happened over Iranian waters, while some U.S. lawmakers criticized the Obama administration's handling of the incident.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578109380625198190.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mitch McConnell: 'We Have a Voter Mandate Not to Raise Taxes' :: The Senate minority leader on Obama's victory, the fiscal cliff and the folly of 'Thelma and Louise economics.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578109000926531558.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama insists on tax hike for rich as part of fiscal deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nGoT9UgwRLM/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20121109

Op-Ed Columnist: Let's Not Make a Deal :: President Obama should hang tough and hold his ground even at the cost of letting his opponents inflict damage on a still-shaky economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/krugman-lets-not-make-a-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Campaign Clawed Back After a Dismal Debate :: The first presidential debate sharply exposed President Obama's vulnerabilities and forced his advisers to work to reclaim the campaign over a grueling 30 days, ending with his triumph on Tuesday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/08/us/politics/obama-campaign-clawed-back-after-a-dismal-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109


Obama

10-Nov-2012 21:51

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Setback for first malaria vaccine in African trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oiR3NEa4OVo/us-malaria-vaccine-gsk-idUSBRE8A80I120121109

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

10-Nov-2012 21:51 Obama

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

Freaking Out: The Best of the Worst Responses to Obama's Win :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�6a911d6bc6f36946219cecd038b60e

Juan Williams: Obama's Daunting Demographic Message for the GOP :: Nationwide during the past four years, four million Latino voters have been added to the polls.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578105072331776096.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/twKBVYn_yYI/us-arms-treaty-un-idUSBRE8A627J20121107

Obama again urges middle-class tax cuts - MarketWatch :: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/obama-again-urges-middle-class-tax-cuts-2012-11-10

Obama wins Florida with thin margin over Romney - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://nbcpolitics.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/10/15075460-obama-wins-florida-with-thin-margin-over-romney?lite

President Obama, where are the tears for those you lead? - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/11/10/president-obama-where-are-tears-for-those-lead/

Obama, Boehner Open to Bargain :: Obama and Boehner hinted compromise is possible, in a bid to defuse tensions before talks next week to avert a fiscal crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578108971200674876.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama Says Vote Validates His Efforts on Taxes :: Amid talk of compromise, President Obama and Speaker John A. Boehner both indicated unchanged stances on this issue, long a point of contention.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/politics/obama-and-boehner-circle-each-other-on-budget-impasse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Boehner: "Obamacare is law of the land" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/U5AJaLGDp7w/us-usa-healthcare-boehner-idUSBRE8A800420121110

Editorial: The Fiscal Cliff Opener :: President Obama sounds as if he's ready to fight. John Boehner sounds like Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/the-fiscal-cliff-opener.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Iran Defends Attack on U.S. Drone :: Iran's defense minister confirmed that Iranian jets fired at a U.S. drone last week and said it happened over Iranian waters, while some U.S. lawmakers criticized the Obama administration's handling of the incident.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578109380625198190.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mitch McConnell: 'We Have a Voter Mandate Not to Raise Taxes' :: The Senate minority leader on Obama's victory, the fiscal cliff and the folly of 'Thelma and Louise economics.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578109000926531558.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama insists on tax hike for rich as part of fiscal deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nGoT9UgwRLM/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20121109

Op-Ed Columnist: Let's Not Make a Deal :: President Obama should hang tough and hold his ground even at the cost of letting his opponents inflict damage on a still-shaky economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/krugman-lets-not-make-a-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Campaign Clawed Back After a Dismal Debate :: The first presidential debate sharply exposed President Obama's vulnerabilities and forced his advisers to work to reclaim the campaign over a grueling 30 days, ending with his triumph on Tuesday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/08/us/politics/obama-campaign-clawed-back-after-a-dismal-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109


Obama

10-Nov-2012 20:51

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Setback for first malaria vaccine in African trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oiR3NEa4OVo/us-malaria-vaccine-gsk-idUSBRE8A80I120121109

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

10-Nov-2012 20:50 Obama

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

Freaking Out: The Best of the Worst Responses to Obama's Win :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�6a911d6bc6f36946219cecd038b60e

Juan Williams: Obama's Daunting Demographic Message for the GOP :: Nationwide during the past four years, four million Latino voters have been added to the polls.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578105072331776096.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/twKBVYn_yYI/us-arms-treaty-un-idUSBRE8A627J20121107

Obama declared winner in Florida - Zee News :: http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/obama-declared-winner-in-florida_810515.html

President Obama, where are the tears for those you lead? - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/11/10/president-obama-where-are-tears-for-those-lead/

Obama urges immediate tax cut - Khaleej Times :: http://www.khaleejtimes.com/biz/inside.asp?xfile%3D/data/internationbusiness/2012/November/internationbusiness_November62.xml%26section%3Dinternationbusiness

Obama, Boehner Open to Bargain :: Obama and Boehner hinted compromise is possible, in a bid to defuse tensions before talks next week to avert a fiscal crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578108971200674876.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama Says Vote Validates His Efforts on Taxes :: Amid talk of compromise, President Obama and Speaker John A. Boehner both indicated unchanged stances on this issue, long a point of contention.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/politics/obama-and-boehner-circle-each-other-on-budget-impasse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Boehner: "Obamacare is law of the land" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/U5AJaLGDp7w/us-usa-healthcare-boehner-idUSBRE8A800420121110

Editorial: The Fiscal Cliff Opener :: President Obama sounds as if he's ready to fight. John Boehner sounds like Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/the-fiscal-cliff-opener.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Iran Defends Attack on U.S. Drone :: Iran's defense minister confirmed that Iranian jets fired at a U.S. drone last week and said it happened over Iranian waters, while some U.S. lawmakers criticized the Obama administration's handling of the incident.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578109380625198190.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mitch McConnell: 'We Have a Voter Mandate Not to Raise Taxes' :: The Senate minority leader on Obama's victory, the fiscal cliff and the folly of 'Thelma and Louise economics.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578109000926531558.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama insists on tax hike for rich as part of fiscal deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nGoT9UgwRLM/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20121109

Op-Ed Columnist: Let's Not Make a Deal :: President Obama should hang tough and hold his ground even at the cost of letting his opponents inflict damage on a still-shaky economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/krugman-lets-not-make-a-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Campaign Clawed Back After a Dismal Debate :: The first presidential debate sharply exposed President Obama's vulnerabilities and forced his advisers to work to reclaim the campaign over a grueling 30 days, ending with his triumph on Tuesday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/08/us/politics/obama-campaign-clawed-back-after-a-dismal-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109


Obama

10-Nov-2012 19:49

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

Bid to postpone 3p fuel duty rise :: Labour is to force a Commons vote on Monday that it hopes will lead to the postponement of a planned 3p per litre rise in fuel duty in January.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20263423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rescue dogs take to the catwalk :: Dogs London's, Battersea Dog and Cats home walk down the catwalk to raise money in a unique fasion fundraiser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/fashion-show-battersea-dog-cat-home.cnn?eref�ition

Bank hands QE income to Treasury :: The Bank of England is to give the Treasury £35bn cash it has earned in interest on government debt it holds via quantitative easing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20268679#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ronaldo: Nobody loves me :: Cristiano Ronaldo has hit back at the 'arrogant' jibes which have plagued his career in an exclusive interview with CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/sport/football/cristiano-ronaldo-interview/index.html?eref�ition

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

Freaking Out: The Best of the Worst Responses to Obama's Win :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�6a911d6bc6f36946219cecd038b60e

Juan Williams: Obama's Daunting Demographic Message for the GOP :: Nationwide during the past four years, four million Latino voters have been added to the polls.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578105072331776096.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

After Obama win, U.S. backs new U.N. arms treaty talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/twKBVYn_yYI/us-arms-treaty-un-idUSBRE8A627J20121107

Obama, Boehner Open to Bargain :: Obama and Boehner hinted compromise is possible, in a bid to defuse tensions before talks next week to avert a fiscal crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324439804578108971200674876.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FL Election Results 2012: Barack Obama Defeats Mitt Romney - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/11/10/fl-election-results-2012_n_2109753.html

Tough words: President Barack Obama speaks to reporters about working with ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2230683/Obama-wealthy-Americans-Read-lips-I-WILL-raise-taxes.html

Obama Says Vote Validates His Efforts on Taxes :: Amid talk of compromise, President Obama and Speaker John A. Boehner both indicated unchanged stances on this issue, long a point of contention.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/politics/obama-and-boehner-circle-each-other-on-budget-impasse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Boehner: "Obamacare is law of the land" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/U5AJaLGDp7w/us-usa-healthcare-boehner-idUSBRE8A800420121110

Editorial: The Fiscal Cliff Opener :: President Obama sounds as if he's ready to fight. John Boehner sounds like Mitt Romney.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/opinion/the-fiscal-cliff-opener.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

VIDEO: President Barack Obama Cries While Thanking Staff - Seattle Post Intelligencer :: http://www.seattlepi.com/entertainment/tv/tvguide/article/VIDEO-President-Barack-Obama-Cries-While-4024983.php

Iran Defends Attack on U.S. Drone :: Iran's defense minister confirmed that Iranian jets fired at a U.S. drone last week and said it happened over Iranian waters, while some U.S. lawmakers criticized the Obama administration's handling of the incident.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578109380625198190.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mitch McConnell: 'We Have a Voter Mandate Not to Raise Taxes' :: The Senate minority leader on Obama's victory, the fiscal cliff and the folly of 'Thelma and Louise economics.'
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578109000926531558.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Obama insists on tax hike for rich as part of fiscal deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nGoT9UgwRLM/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20121109

Op-Ed Columnist: Let's Not Make a Deal :: President Obama should hang tough and hold his ground even at the cost of letting his opponents inflict damage on a still-shaky economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/09/opinion/krugman-lets-not-make-a-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama Campaign Clawed Back After a Dismal Debate :: The first presidential debate sharply exposed President Obama's vulnerabilities and forced his advisers to work to reclaim the campaign over a grueling 30 days, ending with his triumph on Tuesday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/08/us/politics/obama-campaign-clawed-back-after-a-dismal-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109


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Obama campaign mulls what to do with lauded ground game :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoLLsqkFlB4/us-usa-campaign-obama-idUSBRE8A800J20121109

NHS complaints on the increase :: Poor communication has fuelled a surge in complaints against the NHS in England, the health service ombudsman has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20254108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Who is China's leader-in-waiting? :: China is likely to hand control over the world's most populous nation to Xi Jinping. But very little is known about the man who has risen to the top of China's ruling Communist Party. CNN's Stan Grant reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/grant-china-new-boss.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Desperate battle to save India's children :: Poor children of Delhi battle to survive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20177261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hot topic in Israel: Netanyahu, Obama :: For months, Republicans derisively doubted if U.S. President Barack Obama was a true friend of Israel and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, questioning if Americans should re-elect someone who might not be on the same page with their long-time ally. Now, it's Netanyahu facing political heat in his own country -- for his relationship with Obama.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/meast/israel-obama-election/index.html?eref�ition

Bid to postpone 3p fuel duty rise :: Labour is to force a Commons vote on Monday that it hopes will lead to the postponement of a planned 3p per litre rise in fuel duty in January.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20263423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The consequences of having a 'foreign' name :: Britain's multicultural make-up means more varied school registers. But Sangita Myska finds many immigrants who wish they were called John, or Jane.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20228060#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chinese sculptor's search for truth :: Few female Chinese artists have attained the level of international recognition that sculptor Xiang Jing enjoys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/chinese-sculptor-xiang-jing/index.html?eref�ition

Questions amid leadership change :: Those who think the U.S. electoral college is a complicated system for choosing a leader should take a look at China right now.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-leadership-change/index.html?eref�ition

New leaders face wealth divide :: Much as exit polls in the U.S. show after the election this week, the economy is a top concern for Chinese leaders as the ruling Communist Party (CCP) gathers Thursday for the 18th Party Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/business/china-leadership-economy/index.html?eref�ition

Xi: From 'sent-down youth' to top :: When Xi Jinping, 59, and his "Fifth Generation" of leaders assume power, it will mark a first for China's post-1949 generation and those who spent their formative years during the Cultural Revolution.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/07/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-profile/index.html?eref�ition

'One party, two coalitions' :: To the casual observer, the Chinese Communist Party may seem like a monolithic, united entity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/10/23/world/asia/china-political-factions-primer/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party this month, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Bonfire Night :: Readers' photos on the theme Bonfire Night
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20235438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Election shows what women want :: Susan Carroll says their voting this time around showed women support an affirmative role for government, reject extremism and prefer strong leaders who can solve problems
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/opinion/carroll-women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli fire 'kills Palestinian' :: A Palestinian boy has been killed by Israeli gunfire in the Gaza Strip during clashes between troops and militants, Palestinian medical sources say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20258541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China's glass ceiling :: A record number of American women will hold U.S. Senate seats after Tuesday's election. In China, there is speculation over whether a woman will also make history by ascending to its top political core.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-women-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Branagh is knighted at the Palace :: Actor and director Kenneth Branagh is made a knight at Buckingham Palace, for services to drama and the community of Northern Ireland.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20266889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Microsoft demos speech translator :: Software that can translate spoken English into spoken Chinese almost instantly has been demonstrated by Microsoft.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20266427#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hu warns China of the enemy within :: As China prepares for its once-a-decade power shift, the country's outgoing president has urged the Communist party to fight the corruption threatening to damage the nation's economic dominance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

Checkered report card for China's Hu :: When Hu Jintao steps down as leader of China's Communist Party, not everyone will view his record over the last 10 years favorably. "The nation has become richer, the people poorer" has become a popular assessment.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/world/asia/china-hu-jintao-report-card-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

Women ruled, Republicans didn't :: In many ways, the 2012 election was the year of the woman.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/politics/women-election/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-oil exec named Archbishop :: The Bishop of Durham will become the next leader of the Anglican Church. ITN's Paul Davies reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/09/pkg-davies-new-archbishop-canterbury.itn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 9 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 9 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20265631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Motorcycle mall smash-and-grab :: Suspects on motorcycles drive inside a London shopping mall and conduct a "smash and grab" robbery on a jewelry store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/08/vo-london-smash-and-grab.metropolitan-police?eref�ition

New Archbishop :: The Church of England named former oil executive Justin Welby as the next Archbishop of Canterbury, making him the titular leader of the world's 77 million Anglicans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/europe/uk-archbishop-appointment/index.html?eref�ition

'Mao is not coming back' :: As the world's second biggest economy undergoes a once in a decade leadership change, experts are encouraged by the prospects of reform and increasing business in China, despite its slowing economy and daunting social problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/china-outlook-oneill-rogers/index.html?eref�ition

HSBC to probe 'criminal' accounts :: HSBC bank says it is looking into allegations that criminals have used offshore accounts at its Jersey operation for money laundering.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20265125#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Setback for first malaria vaccine in African trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oiR3NEa4OVo/us-malaria-vaccine-gsk-idUSBRE8A80I120121109

Breivik decries 'inhumane' prison :: Anders Behring Breivik, who killed 77 people in Norway in bombings and shootings last year, says he is being held in "inhumane" prison conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20270325#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10-Nov-2012 18:48 Petraeus

CIA's Petraeus Resigns Over Affair :: CIA Director David Petraeus resigned after a probe into whether someone else was using his email led to the discovery that he was having an extramarital affair.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324073504578109252422213868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Citing Affair, Petraeus Resigns as C.I.A. Director :: David H. Petraeus, the director of the C.I.A., resigned after an investigation into the possible compromise of a computer wound up uncovering an affair.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/citing-affair-petraeus-resigns-as-cia-director.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Linked to Petraeus, Paula Broadwell Is Lifelong High Achiever :: Paula Broadwell, who had an affair with the director of the C.I.A., holds a graduate degree from Harvard, and was a fitness champion at West Point, as well as a model for a machine gun manufacturer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/10/us/linked-to-petraeus-paula-broadwell-is-lifelong-high-achiever.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

CIA Director Petraeus resigns, admits extra-marital affair :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PYa5CHE8e0c/us-usa-petraeus-idUSBRE8A81FP20121110


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