Monday, November 19, 2012

19-Nov-2012 23:26

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

Drama grips 'toughest race' :: In one of the toughest tests in sport, sailors in the Vendee Globe round the world race this week set off from Les Sables d'Olonne in France.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/sport/vendee-globe-around-the-world-yacht-race/index.html?eref�ition

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

Time for women in elite circle? :: 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

Twinkies' uncertain future :: The fate of one of the most iconic snack foods of all time hangs in the balance as its maker goes bankrupt.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/17/exp-erin-twinkies-going-away.cnn?eref�ition

The shock of the (male) nude :: Why a naked male image still has the power to shock
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20218094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burning questions about legal marijuana :: Questions raised by move to legalise drug in US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20346431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game changer: Israel's 'Iron Dome' :: Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system targets short-range rockets fired from Gaza, and is being credited with protecting Tel Aviv and other Israeli cities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/17/world/meast/iron-dome-israel-gaza-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Can Western chefs compete in India? :: Can Western chefs curry favour in India?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20353039#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cells reverse paralysis in dogs :: Scientists in Cambridge have reversed paralysis in dogs after injecting them with cells grown from the lining of their nose.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20365355#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

19-Nov-2012 23:26 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 22:24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

More Syria officers, soldiers and families defect to Turkey - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE889kCLbVBZO0Z7CIkN2Xra0JMbg&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/16/us-syria-crisis-turkey-defection-idUSBRE8AF12U20121116

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

Drama grips 'toughest race' :: In one of the toughest tests in sport, sailors in the Vendee Globe round the world race this week set off from Les Sables d'Olonne in France.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/sport/vendee-globe-around-the-world-yacht-race/index.html?eref�ition

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

Time for women in elite circle? :: 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

Israeli air strike kills 11 civilians in Gaza: Hamas :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gNhRL8-nflM/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121118

Twinkies' uncertain future :: The fate of one of the most iconic snack foods of all time hangs in the balance as its maker goes bankrupt.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/17/exp-erin-twinkies-going-away.cnn?eref�ition

The shock of the (male) nude :: Why a naked male image still has the power to shock
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20218094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burning questions about legal marijuana :: Questions raised by move to legalise drug in US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20346431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game changer: Israel's 'Iron Dome' :: Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system targets short-range rockets fired from Gaza, and is being credited with protecting Tel Aviv and other Israeli cities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/17/world/meast/iron-dome-israel-gaza-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

19-Nov-2012 22:24 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 21:24

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

More Syria officers, soldiers and families defect to Turkey - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE889kCLbVBZO0Z7CIkN2Xra0JMbg&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/16/us-syria-crisis-turkey-defection-idUSBRE8AF12U20121116

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

Drama grips 'toughest race' :: In one of the toughest tests in sport, sailors in the Vendee Globe round the world race this week set off from Les Sables d'Olonne in France.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/sport/vendee-globe-around-the-world-yacht-race/index.html?eref�ition

Colombia not ready to expand peace process to 2nd rebel group - Fox News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGUwpZ62AUy3tsILheQeH_xjtEGgQ&url=http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/11/16/colombia-not-ready-to-expand-peace-process-to-2nd-rebel-group/

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

Time for women in elite circle? :: 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

Israeli air strike kills 11 civilians in Gaza: Hamas :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gNhRL8-nflM/us-palestinians-israel-hamas-idUSBRE8AD0WP20121118

Twinkies' uncertain future :: The fate of one of the most iconic snack foods of all time hangs in the balance as its maker goes bankrupt.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/17/exp-erin-twinkies-going-away.cnn?eref�ition

The shock of the (male) nude :: Why a naked male image still has the power to shock
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20218094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burning questions about legal marijuana :: Questions raised by move to legalise drug in US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20346431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

19-Nov-2012 21:24 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 20:22

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Syrian fight spills into Turkish town :: Residents of this sleepy Turkish border town breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/turkey-syria-border-battle/index.html?eref�ition

'Breaking Dawn 2' is freaky fun :: The story so far: Northwest teen Bella Swann falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysteriously aloof, fair-skinned but exceedingly well-educated young man who confesses to being a "vegetarian" vampire.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/movies/breaking-dawn-2-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

19-Nov-2012 20:22 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 19:21

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Syrian fight spills into Turkish town :: Residents of this sleepy Turkish border town breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/turkey-syria-border-battle/index.html?eref�ition

'Breaking Dawn 2' is freaky fun :: The story so far: Northwest teen Bella Swann falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysteriously aloof, fair-skinned but exceedingly well-educated young man who confesses to being a "vegetarian" vampire.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/movies/breaking-dawn-2-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

19-Nov-2012 19:21 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 18:20

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Syrian fight spills into Turkish town :: Residents of this sleepy Turkish border town breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/turkey-syria-border-battle/index.html?eref�ition

'Breaking Dawn 2' is freaky fun :: The story so far: Northwest teen Bella Swann falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysteriously aloof, fair-skinned but exceedingly well-educated young man who confesses to being a "vegetarian" vampire.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/movies/breaking-dawn-2-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

OK to flirt at work? Your views :: A recent study has found the flirting at work can be beneficial for women. Hundreds of people weighed in on the discussion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/flirting-work-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Ansar al Sharia behind Benghazi? :: Ex-CIA chief David Petraeus is set to tell House and Senate committees the U.S. suspected Ansar al Sharia was responsible for the Benghazi attack. What is it, and why wasn't it identified as a prime suspect two months ago?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/politics/benghazi-ansar-al-sharia/index.html?eref�ition

19-Nov-2012 18:20 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Rice Cooked? :: Why can't women named Rice, yearning to be secretary of state, stop spinning?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/dowd-is-rice-cooked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: If You've Got the Skills, She's Got the Job :: Good-paying jobs are out there for those with the right kinds of training and education. Just listen to this businesswoman in Minnesota.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/Friedman-You-Got-the-Skills.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Liberal Gloat :: Yes, the Democrats had a winning coalition, but the future is not so rosy for its members.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/18/opinion/sunday/douthat-The-Liberal-Gloat.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israel's Shortsighted Assassination :: Israel's decision to kill Ahmed al-Jabari was a grave and irresponsible strategic error.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/israels-shortsighted-assassination.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Anybody Notice a Pattern? :: It appears that Mitt Romney was a terrible presidential candidate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/17/opinion/collins-anybody-notice-a-pattern.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: To Reduce Inequality, Tax Wealth, Not Income :: The real threat to our long-term prosperity is wealth inequality, so we need a progressive wealth tax.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/to-reduce-inequality-tax-wealth-not-income.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Twinkie Manifesto :: We can learn a lot from the 195os.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/19/opinion/krugman-the-twinkie-manifesto.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

19-Nov-2012 17:19

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Blasts interrupt interview in Gaza :: As bombs drop around them, a Gaza resident and an Israeli resident speak with Isha Sesay about living among the violence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/11/15/nr-life-in-gaza-strip-seshay-intv.cnn?eref�ition

Wrong way to take the escalator :: CNN's Jeanne Moos reports on a businessman's relentless attempts to go down the escalator.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/offbeat/2012/11/14/tsr-pkg-moos-drunk-guy-on-elevator.cnn?eref�ition

Syrian fight spills into Turkish town :: Residents of this sleepy Turkish border town breathed a sigh of relief on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/turkey-syria-border-battle/index.html?eref�ition

'Breaking Dawn 2' is freaky fun :: The story so far: Northwest teen Bella Swann falls in love with Edward Cullen, a mysteriously aloof, fair-skinned but exceedingly well-educated young man who confesses to being a "vegetarian" vampire.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/showbiz/movies/breaking-dawn-2-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Greeks vote for more economic pain :: Over the course of five days, the Greek government -- led by the understated conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras -- overcame two high hurdles in a dash to qualify for the austerity program set out by the so-called troika, made up of the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/12/business/greek-austerity-cuts/index.html?eref�ition

SAP: No need for 'Grexit' plans :: German software maker SAP's boss says the company is not preparing for a "Grexit" because it expects the crisis-hit eurozone to hold itself together.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/business/sap-snabe-ceo-greece/index.html?eref�ition

O'Neill: U.S. 'cuckoos' bigger worry :: Despite the long, drawn-out debt dilemma in the eurozone, the looming fiscal cliff in the U.S. is now the top concern of Goldman Sachs' Jim O'Neill.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/09/business/jim-oneill-fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter war over Middle East conflict :: War is not just about bombs and rockets. It's about words.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/tech/social-media/twitter-war-gaza-israel/index.html?eref�ition

UFO filmed by news station :: Strange objects are caught on camera flying in the sky over Denver. KDVR reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/13/co-ufo-sightings-in-denver.kdvr?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 10-16 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20354613#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

19-Nov-2012 17:19 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

Munger spends $600000 urging yes on Prop. 40 - Sacramento Bee (blog) :: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2012/11/munger-spends-600000-urging-yes-on-prop-40.html

Charles Munger, Jr.: 'No Plans to Run More Initiatives' :: Fox&Hounds - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2012/11/charles-munger-jr-no-plans-to-run-more-initiatives/

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

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

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


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