Saturday, November 17, 2012

17-Nov-2012 23:38

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Basque terror suspect arrested :: Police in Liverpool have arrested a man wanted in Spain on suspicion of terrorism offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20358094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2012 23:38 10

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

It's time to reform our initiative system - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-cap-initiatives-20121115,0,7510253.column

Vital Signs: Red Meat Linked to Cancer and Heart Disease :: A new analysis found that each daily increase of three ounces of red meat was associated with a 16 percent increased risk of cardiovascular death and a 10 percent increased risk of cancer death.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/13/health/research/red-meat-linked-to-cancer-and-heart-disease.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Brain: The Mystery of Consciousness :: You exist, right? Prove it. How 100 billion jabbering neurons create the knowledge--or illusion--that you're here
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1580394,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Greg Lukianoff: How Free Speech Died on Campus :: A young activist describes how universities became the most authoritarian institutions in America.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115440209134854.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Kitchen That Ate the House :: The high-end home's newest great room features plush furniture, fireplaces, multiple flat screens—and a few carefully hidden appliances. There's also a dirty secret in the next room.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578116900688000678.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Comet to close 41 stores by end of the month - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/comet-to-close-41-stores-by-end-of-the-month-8326010.html

After Sandy, Can the Past Be Rebuilt? :: As battered coastal towns like Sea Bright, N.J., take stock after Sandy, some ask not just if vulnerable communities can rebuild, but whether they should.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578120962784383982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Using Just 10% of Your Brain? Think Again :: Popular "neuromyths" about how we learn are creating confusion in the classroom, write Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578119351875421218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Petraeus Raised Terror Link :: The former CIA chief testified that he had briefed members of Congress that there was "significant terrorist involvement" in the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578123030390488990.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Israel Hits Hamas PM's Office :: Israel struck political targets throughout the Gaza Strip, while its military stepped up mobilization for a possible ground invasion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122211869099292.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fateful Timing in Veterans' Tragic Crash :: The Midland, Texas, police department confirmed the identity of the four fatal victims in Thursday's accident in which a train crashed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122851560829868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

If Iran Gets the Bomb :: How would U.S. and Israeli strategists deal with a much riskier Middle East?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578121513378501702.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Learning to Love Volatility :: The Saturday Essay: In a world that constantly throws big, unexpected events our way, we must learn to benefit from disorder, writes Nassim Nicholas Taleb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578120953311383448.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Next Premier Came of Age in Era of Openness :: One key question surrounding China's leadership change is whether Li Keqiang, who was exposed to Western concepts as a student at Peking University, will encourage reforms.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578122740106253794.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

'Get Nick Grimshaw off Radio 1 by Christmas': Angry parents launch 1000 strong ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/get-nick-grimshaw-off-radio-1-1441247

Parasitic worms can 'treat chronic diarrhoea': study - Financial Express :: http://www.financialexpress.com/news/parasitic-worms-can-treat-chronic-diarrhoea-study/1032420/

Twinkie Maker Hostess to Close :: Hostess Brands, the 85-year-old maker of iconic treats such as Twinkies and Ding Dongs, said it would go out of business after failing to reach agreement on wage and pension cuts with its bakers' union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122632560842670.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Thanksgiving Recipes: Switching Sides :: With all due respect to Mom's sweet potato casserole, the old Thanksgiving standbys are ripe for reinvention.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578114852049220848.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Wal-Mart Seeks to Head Off Worker Protests :: Wal-Mart Stores tried to head off worker protests at its stores over the Thanksgiving holiday by filing an unfair-labor-practice complaint against a union the company says is behind the protest plans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578123752259756928.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Michelangelo: 'Painting Is Not My Art' :: Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling is a transcendent work of genius that will never be exhausted through looking or describing.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578114762588163872.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Twinkie, a Suicide :: Unions kill an American classic, and 18,500 of their own jobs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578123312646698662.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: The I's Have It :: An epidemic of egomania strikes America's civilian and military leadership.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578121424215017436.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

College Sports Deluxe: The Golf Team :: Forget football: At schools like Oklahoma State, golf is the sweetest gig on campus.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578123013064164882.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE - THE WORLD : Seventh Vendée Globe starts with three Britons hoping to win :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20121110-seventh-vendee-globe-starts-three-britons-hoping-win

FRANCE - SRI LANKA: Tamil Tiger activist shot dead in Paris street :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20121110-tamil-tiger-activist-shot-dead-paris-street

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

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


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17-Nov-2012 22:37

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Basque terror suspect arrested :: Police in Liverpool have arrested a man wanted in Spain on suspicion of terrorism offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20358094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2012 22:37 10

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

It's time to reform our initiative system - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-cap-initiatives-20121115,0,7510253.column

The Brain: The Mystery of Consciousness :: You exist, right? Prove it. How 100 billion jabbering neurons create the knowledge--or illusion--that you're here
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1580394,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Kitchen That Ate the House :: The high-end home's newest great room features plush furniture, fireplaces, multiple flat screens—and a few carefully hidden appliances. There's also a dirty secret in the next room.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578116900688000678.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Forty-nine dead in Egypt bus, train crash - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/forty-nine-dead-in-egypt-bus-train-crash/story-e6frg6so-1226518810088

Comet to close 41 stores by end of the month - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/comet-to-close-41-stores-by-end-of-the-month-8326010.html

Won't be rushed into decision on abortion right: Ireland - Indian Express :: http://www.indianexpress.com/news/won-t-be-rushed-into-decision-on-abortion-right-ireland/1032617/

Forty-nine dead in Egypt bus, train crash - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/forty-nine-dead-in-egypt-bus-train-crash/story-e6frg6so-1226518810088

After Sandy, Can the Past Be Rebuilt? :: As battered coastal towns like Sea Bright, N.J., take stock after Sandy, some ask not just if vulnerable communities can rebuild, but whether they should.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578120962784383982.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Using Just 10% of Your Brain? Think Again :: Popular "neuromyths" about how we learn are creating confusion in the classroom, write Christopher Chabris and Daniel Simons.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578119351875421218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Petraeus Raised Terror Link :: The former CIA chief testified that he had briefed members of Congress that there was "significant terrorist involvement" in the Sept. 11 attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578123030390488990.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Hillary and Libya :: The policy failure goes beyond the murder of her deputies in Benghazi.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578117182552208160.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Israel Hits Hamas PM's Office :: Israel struck political targets throughout the Gaza Strip, while its military stepped up mobilization for a possible ground invasion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122211869099292.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fateful Timing in Veterans' Tragic Crash :: The Midland, Texas, police department confirmed the identity of the four fatal victims in Thursday's accident in which a train crashed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122851560829868.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

If Iran Gets the Bomb :: How would U.S. and Israeli strategists deal with a much riskier Middle East?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578121513378501702.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Learning to Love Volatility :: The Saturday Essay: In a world that constantly throws big, unexpected events our way, we must learn to benefit from disorder, writes Nassim Nicholas Taleb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578120953311383448.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

'Get Nick Grimshaw off Radio 1 by Christmas': Angry parents launch 1000 strong ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/get-nick-grimshaw-off-radio-1-1441247

Twinkie Maker Hostess to Close :: Hostess Brands, the 85-year-old maker of iconic treats such as Twinkies and Ding Dongs, said it would go out of business after failing to reach agreement on wage and pension cuts with its bakers' union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122632560842670.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Wal-Mart Seeks to Head Off Worker Protests :: Wal-Mart Stores tried to head off worker protests at its stores over the Thanksgiving holiday by filing an unfair-labor-practice complaint against a union the company says is behind the protest plans.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578123752259756928.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

In Texas Crash, Veterans' 'Stolen' Souls :: A Texas teenager watched a rig pulling flatbeds carrying wounded veterans make its way over the railroad tracks when the arm at the crossing came down. In seconds, "We saw souls stolen from us," she said.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578123183418363670.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Greg Lukianoff: How Free Speech Died on Campus :: A young activist describes how universities became the most authoritarian institutions in America.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115440209134854.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Michelangelo: 'Painting Is Not My Art' :: Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling is a transcendent work of genius that will never be exhausted through looking or describing.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578114762588163872.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

The Twinkie, a Suicide :: Unions kill an American classic, and 18,500 of their own jobs.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578123312646698662.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Noonan: The I's Have It :: An epidemic of egomania strikes America's civilian and military leadership.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578121424215017436.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

College Sports Deluxe: The Golf Team :: Forget football: At schools like Oklahoma State, golf is the sweetest gig on campus.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578123013064164882.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE - THE WORLD : Seventh Vendée Globe starts with three Britons hoping to win :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20121110-seventh-vendee-globe-starts-three-britons-hoping-win

FRANCE - SRI LANKA: Tamil Tiger activist shot dead in Paris street :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20121110-tamil-tiger-activist-shot-dead-paris-street

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

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


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17-Nov-2012 21:36

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Basque terror suspect arrested :: Police in Liverpool have arrested a man wanted in Spain on suspicion of terrorism offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20358094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2012 21:36 Israel

Challenges in Defining an Israeli-Palestinian Border :: There are major hurdles in drawing borders between Israel and a future Palestine.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/09/05/world/middleeast/challenges-in-defining-an-israeli-palestinian-border.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Israel Extends Gaza Airstrikes After Rocket Barrage - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-11-16/israel-boosts-reserves-readies-for-ground-fight-in-gaza

Israel bombards Gaza hitting prime minister's HQ and shoots down Palestinian ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/israel-bombards-gaza-hitting-prime-ministers-hq-and-shoots-down-palestinian-rocket-fired-at-tel-aviv-8325994.html

Israel hits Hamas buildings, shoots down Tel Aviv-bound rocket :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VEOyk1B7yug/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121117

Israel Targets Hamas Headquarters :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�fb3d0ea56bf070e78e9465ecd39bb0

Israel Hits Hamas PM's Office :: Israel struck political targets throughout the Gaza Strip, while its military stepped up mobilization for a possible ground invasion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122211869099292.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

If Iran Gets the Bomb :: How would U.S. and Israeli strategists deal with a much riskier Middle East?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324735104578121513378501702.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe

Israel authorizes more reservists after rockets target cities :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaA11Z5c9PE/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121116


Israel

17-Nov-2012 20:35

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Basque terror suspect arrested :: Police in Liverpool have arrested a man wanted in Spain on suspicion of terrorism offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20358094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2012 20:35 Israel

Challenges in Defining an Israeli-Palestinian Border :: There are major hurdles in drawing borders between Israel and a future Palestine.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/09/05/world/middleeast/challenges-in-defining-an-israeli-palestinian-border.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Israel bombards Gaza Strip, shoots down rocket - San Jose Mercury News :: http://www.mercurynews.com/breaking-news/ci_22016584/israeli-military-counts-800-plus-gaza-airstrikes

Hamas fires rocket at Tel Aviv after Israel flattens buildings - NBCNews.com :: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/11/17/15229132-hamas-fires-rocket-at-tel-aviv-after-israel-flattens-buildings?lite

Israel hits Hamas buildings, shoots down Tel Aviv-bound rocket :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VEOyk1B7yug/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121117

Israel Targets Hamas Headquarters :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�fb3d0ea56bf070e78e9465ecd39bb0

Israel Hits Hamas PM's Office :: Israel struck political targets throughout the Gaza Strip, while its military stepped up mobilization for a possible ground invasion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122211869099292.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kim Kardashian gets Twitter trouble on Israel post - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/usatoday/article/1710993?odyssey%3Dmod%257Cnewswell%257Ctext%257CEntertainment%257Cs

Israel authorizes more reservists after rockets target cities :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaA11Z5c9PE/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121116


Israel

17-Nov-2012 19:34

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

Turks Grant Recognition to Coalition of Syrians - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG-Bj9hcJ2xvq1U-9juIGuL_oCt0Q&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/16/world/middleeast/turkey-recognizes-new-syrian-rebel-group-as-legitimate-leader-of-syria.html

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2012 19:34 Israel

Challenges in Defining an Israeli-Palestinian Border :: There are major hurdles in drawing borders between Israel and a future Palestine.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2011/09/05/world/middleeast/challenges-in-defining-an-israeli-palestinian-border.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Israel broadens air assault on rocket operations in Gaza; shoots down rocket ... - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/news/Israel%2Bbroadens%2Bassault%2Brocket%2Boperations%2BGaza%2Bmore%2Bthan%2Bsites/7562962/story.html

Israel broadens air assault on rocket operations in Gaza; shoots down rocket ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/hamas-targets-jerusalem-in-major-escalation-as-israel-girds-for-gaza-invasion/2012/11/16/73c939cc-305d-11e2-af17-67abba0676e2_story.html

Israel hits Hamas government buildings, reservists mobilized :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/VEOyk1B7yug/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121117

Israel Hits Hamas PM's Office :: Israel struck political targets throughout the Gaza Strip, while its military stepped up mobilization for a possible ground invasion.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324556304578122211869099292.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kim Kardashian gets Twitter trouble on Israel post - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/usatoday/article/1710993?odyssey%3Dmod%257Cnewswell%257Ctext%257CEntertainment%257Cs

Israel Targets Hamas Headquarters :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�fb3d0ea56bf070e78e9465ecd39bb0

Israel authorizes more reservists after rockets target cities :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PaA11Z5c9PE/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121116


Israel

17-Nov-2012 18:33

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

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

Next leader Xi keeps Iowa in heart :: The man destined to become leader of the world's most populous nation will sit in the halls of power in Beijing, but a part of him remains in the American heartland.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/08/us/china-leader-iowa/index.html?eref�ition

Diwali: One festival, many customs :: Diwali is one of the most important Hindu festivals in India -- but the colorful customs and meanings associated with it can vary dramatically depending on whether you reside in the countryside or the city.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/05/world/asia/diwali-hindu-festival-lights/index.html?eref�ition

China's Hu warns of enemy within :: President Hu Jintao has said what so many others have been thinking: the Chinese Communist Party is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/world/asia/china-hu-corruption-grant/index.html?eref�ition

'Too little known' on early birth :: Experts warn more research is needed to find out how to reduce the number of babies born early.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20342108#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Concerns over 'in-the-air' Ebola :: Canadian scientists have shown that the deadliest form of the Ebola virus could be transmitted by air between species.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20341423#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are 'geek' and 'nerd' now positive terms? :: After more than two decades of "reappropriation" have the terms "geek" and "nerd" lost their derogatory connotations?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20325517#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dust-devils flirt with Mars rover :: Nasa's Curiosity Mars rover has not as yet captured them on camera, but dust-devils appear to have been running around the vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20345011#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ibrahimovic sparks social media storm :: Zlatan Ibrahimovic's audacious fourth goal against England has been called the best ever. CNN charts reaction.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/football/zlatan-ibrahimovic-sweden-england-football/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win future elections :: Bobby Jindal: The Republican Party have a lot of work to do, but changing our principles is not a winning strategy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

America's black cowboys :: Largely forgotten by history, America's black cowboys are fighting to keep their heritage alive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/black-cowboys/index.html?eref�ition

F1's Webber remains outsider :: The excesses of Formula One do not sit easily on the shoulders of Mark Webber.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/sport/motorsport/f1-mark-webber-red-bull-motorsport/index.html?eref�ition

Rugby legend: Sport can unify :: Jean de Villiers, the most capped Springbok center in history, treasures meeting Nelson Mandela who he says shares his belief that rugby unites people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/de-villiers-south-africa-rugby/index.html?eref�ition

How Republicans can win in future :: In the aftermath of the presidential election, Republicans have been inundated with advice to moderate, equivocate, and even abandon their core principles as a necessary prerequisite for winning future elections.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/jindal-gop-election/index.html?eref�ition

Transcript: Xi's speech :: Ladies, gentlemen and friends, hello. (We) have kept you all waiting. It's a great pleasure to meet with friends from the press.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-xi-jinping-speech/index.html?eref�ition

The enduring influence of Jiang :: The domination of the elite Politburo Standing Committee by retired leader Jiang Zemin's proteges is a "disappointment," one expert says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

Families 'pleased' with BP payout :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks about the BP settlement with the father of a man killed in the Gulf oil spill explosion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/16/ac-intv-jones-gulf-oil-spill-settlement.cnn?eref�ition

Clouds looming for tobacco farmers :: Government officials and health experts from around the world are meeting this week in South Korea to discuss a series of proposals that could put restrictions on tobacco growing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/tobacco-industry-malawi-who/index.html?eref�ition

Hi-tech school kit 'lying unused' :: Digital technology could transform education, but expensive kit often sits in boxes because teachers don't know how best to use it, a study claims.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20348322#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Solar-powered floating schools :: Solar-powered floating schools in Bangladesh
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20340184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why China's reforms have stalled :: There is only one thing that Chinese and foreign observers of China are looking for at the 18th Chinese Communist Party (CCP) Congress: signs of reform, especially political liberalization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/opinion/china-reforms-lam/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Will.I.Am swaps music for tech :: With Will.I.Am's name containing more dots than your average web address, Richard Taylor finds out if that translates to an interest in technology.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/click_online/9769706.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Warning on antibiotic resistance :: Antibiotic resistance is one of the greatest threats to modern health, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20354536#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Olly Moss's alternative film posters :: Alternative film posters by artist Olly Moss
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20166738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See new Guinness record holders :: People from around the world attempted to break world records to celebrate Guinness World Records Day.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/11/15/bts-guinness-world-records-day.guinness-world-records?eref�ition

Why Mitt lost with white voters :: Why is Mitt Romney largely blaming minorities for his loss to President Obama? He can't accept reality, says Roland Martin
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/opinion/martin-romney-gifts/index.html?eref�ition

Japan PM set for general election :: Japanese PM Yoshihiko Noda dissolves parliament ahead of an election next month seen as unlikely to deliver a clear winner.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20352448#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gold prices inch up on wedding season demand :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca3cmDDVTiQ/markets-india-gold-silver-idINDEE8AF08F20121116

Day in pictures: 16 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 16 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa