Monday, December 3, 2012

03-Dec-2012 23:56

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt judges boycott referendum :: Judges in Egypt refuse to oversee a 15 December vote on the country's new draft constitution, as the opposition calls mass protests for Tuesday.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20575547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Reforms face test with parliament vote :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PhMHVZKfqxs/fdi-retail-reform-parliament-vote-idINDEE8B200420121203

Schoolgirl Malala thanks supporters :: Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl activist who was shot in the head by the Taliban, has expressed gratitude to the people around the world who have supported her as she recovers from the traumatic attack.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/pakistan-malala/index.html?eref�ition

CNN Heroes :: Some of the most famous celebrities in the world, including actors, musicians and athletes, will join CNN on Sunday night to honor 10 everyday people making a difference in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/cnnheroes-show/index.html?eref�ition

Russian drivers face 125-mile jam :: If you've ever griped about being mired in a traffic jam, there's proof this weekend in Russia that it could have been worse. The back-up Sunday afternoon on part of the M-10 -- the main highway between Moscow and St. Petersburg, the country's two most populated cities -- stretched 125 miles long, according to media reports cited by state-run RIA Novosti news. One lane in each direction was cleared by evening, at which time the jam still stretched 34-miles long.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/russia-traffic/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Japan tunnel recovery work :: Recovery work at Sasago tunnel in Japan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20577566#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korea says North Korea attempting to influence their elections with rocket ... - Fox News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHPox9XC91mUv6yKJ0PGmXSyrUe4Q&url=http://www.foxnews.com/world/2012/12/03/south-korea-says-north-korea-attempting-to-influence-their-elections-with/

GAA pledges action on race claims :: The Ulster GAA president has said anyone found guilty of racism will be dealt with "as severely as we could".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-20575684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner: Rich must pay more tax :: Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says there won't be a deal with the fiscal cliff unless tax rates are raised on the rich.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/03/sotu-sec-tim-geithner-fiscal-cliff-full-interview.cnn?eref�ition

Hospitals are 'full to bursting' :: Hospitals are "full to bursting" in England, creating a potentially dangerous environment for patients, an analysis by experts suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20556094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Push for gas-fired power stations :: The government will shortly announce both its strategy to keep gas-fired power stations beyond 2030 and its policy on drilling for shale gas in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20577302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian killed in West Bank :: An axe-wielding Palestinian man has been shot dead by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, Israeli officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20579157#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The rebirth of Oswald the Lucky Rabbit :: Could Oswald the Lucky Rabbit have been bigger than the mouse?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19910825#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Dec-2012 23:56 Man

Your First Job? Think About Retirement. :: Many people in their 20s haven't started saving for retirement. That's a big mistake.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578109171414513996.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Harvey Mansfield: The Crisis of American Self-Government :: Harvey Mansfield, Harvard's 'pet dissenter,' on the 2012 election, the real cost of entitlements, and why he sees reason for hope.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323751104578149292503121124.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Borderline Personality Disorder: Mental Illness on Rise? :: People with borderline personality disorder are some of psychology's hardest cases. Many commit suicide. But recent treatment advances are unlocking what was once a mystery illness
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1870491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Man Pushed in Front of Subway Train - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/metropolis/2012/12/03/man-pushed-in-front-of-subway-struck-in-midtown-police/

Homeless Man Says He's Grateful for Boots but He's Barefoot Again :: Officer Lawrence DePrimo received news coverage for his generosity, but little was known about the man he helped, who in an interview on Sunday gave his name as Jeffrey Hillman.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/nyregion/barefoot-homeless-man-says-hes-grateful-for-boots.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Bishop Robert Finn Criticized for Not Reporting Priest :: Many priests in the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph have lost confidence in Bishop Robert W. Finn since he was convicted for not reporting a pedophile under his supervision.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/us/bishop-robert-finn-criticized-for-not-reporting-priest.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Pa. Man Shoots Ex at Church Service :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iebaedba4f3838d3640ad1665a5039d

NYC Homeless Man Is Shoeless Again :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�620976612b701fab662cec809b737f


Man

03-Dec-2012 22:55

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt judges boycott referendum :: Judges in Egypt refuse to oversee a 15 December vote on the country's new draft constitution, as the opposition calls mass protests for Tuesday.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20575547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The art of the death-defying stunt :: The BBC talks to "aerialist" Seanna Sharpe, who performed an illegal - and possibly life-threatening - acrobatic display on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York last year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20576467#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Reforms face test with parliament vote :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PhMHVZKfqxs/fdi-retail-reform-parliament-vote-idINDEE8B200420121203

Schoolgirl Malala thanks supporters :: Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl activist who was shot in the head by the Taliban, has expressed gratitude to the people around the world who have supported her as she recovers from the traumatic attack.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/pakistan-malala/index.html?eref�ition

CNN Heroes :: Some of the most famous celebrities in the world, including actors, musicians and athletes, will join CNN on Sunday night to honor 10 everyday people making a difference in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/cnnheroes-show/index.html?eref�ition

Russian drivers face 125-mile jam :: If you've ever griped about being mired in a traffic jam, there's proof this weekend in Russia that it could have been worse. The back-up Sunday afternoon on part of the M-10 -- the main highway between Moscow and St. Petersburg, the country's two most populated cities -- stretched 125 miles long, according to media reports cited by state-run RIA Novosti news. One lane in each direction was cleared by evening, at which time the jam still stretched 34-miles long.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/russia-traffic/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Japan tunnel recovery work :: Recovery work at Sasago tunnel in Japan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20577566#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GAA pledges action on race claims :: The Ulster GAA president has said anyone found guilty of racism will be dealt with "as severely as we could".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-20575684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner: Rich must pay more tax :: Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says there won't be a deal with the fiscal cliff unless tax rates are raised on the rich.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/03/sotu-sec-tim-geithner-fiscal-cliff-full-interview.cnn?eref�ition

Hospitals are 'full to bursting' :: Hospitals are "full to bursting" in England, creating a potentially dangerous environment for patients, an analysis by experts suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20556094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Push for gas-fired power stations :: The government will shortly announce both its strategy to keep gas-fired power stations beyond 2030 and its policy on drilling for shale gas in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20577302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian killed in West Bank :: An axe-wielding Palestinian man has been shot dead by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, Israeli officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20579157#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The rebirth of Oswald the Lucky Rabbit :: Could Oswald the Lucky Rabbit have been bigger than the mouse?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-19910825#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Dec-2012 22:55 Time

Man Is Pushed in Front of Subway Train and Dies - New York Times (blog) :: http://cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/man-pushed-in-front-of-midtown-subway-train-witnesses-say/

Keith Hennessey: Time to Call the President's Budget Bluff :: Republicans have more leverage than they imagine, if they play their cards carefully.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323353204578128743895217834.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


Time

03-Dec-2012 22:04

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt judges boycott referendum :: Judges in Egypt refuse to oversee a 15 December vote on the country's new draft constitution, as the opposition calls mass protests for Tuesday.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20575547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: To text or not to text? :: On the twentieth anniversary of the text message, BBC News asks a random assortment of Londoners for their views on texting.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/20562748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The art of the death-defying stunt :: The BBC talks to "aerialist" Seanna Sharpe, who performed an illegal - and possibly life-threatening - acrobatic display on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York last year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20576467#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Reforms face test with parliament vote :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PhMHVZKfqxs/fdi-retail-reform-parliament-vote-idINDEE8B200420121203

Schoolgirl Malala thanks supporters :: Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl activist who was shot in the head by the Taliban, has expressed gratitude to the people around the world who have supported her as she recovers from the traumatic attack.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/pakistan-malala/index.html?eref�ition

CNN Heroes :: Some of the most famous celebrities in the world, including actors, musicians and athletes, will join CNN on Sunday night to honor 10 everyday people making a difference in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/cnnheroes-show/index.html?eref�ition

Russian drivers face 125-mile jam :: If you've ever griped about being mired in a traffic jam, there's proof this weekend in Russia that it could have been worse. The back-up Sunday afternoon on part of the M-10 -- the main highway between Moscow and St. Petersburg, the country's two most populated cities -- stretched 125 miles long, according to media reports cited by state-run RIA Novosti news. One lane in each direction was cleared by evening, at which time the jam still stretched 34-miles long.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/russia-traffic/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Japan tunnel recovery work :: Recovery work at Sasago tunnel in Japan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20577566#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GAA pledges action on race claims :: The Ulster GAA president has said anyone found guilty of racism will be dealt with "as severely as we could".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-20575684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner: Rich must pay more tax :: Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says there won't be a deal with the fiscal cliff unless tax rates are raised on the rich.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/03/sotu-sec-tim-geithner-fiscal-cliff-full-interview.cnn?eref�ition

Hospitals are 'full to bursting' :: Hospitals are "full to bursting" in England, creating a potentially dangerous environment for patients, an analysis by experts suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20556094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Push for gas-fired power stations :: The government will shortly announce both its strategy to keep gas-fired power stations beyond 2030 and its policy on drilling for shale gas in the UK.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20577302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian killed in West Bank :: An axe-wielding Palestinian man has been shot dead by Israeli security forces in the West Bank, Israeli officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20579157#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Dec-2012 22:04 Time

100 Notable Books of 2012 :: The year's notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/books/review/100-notable-books-of-2012.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Text messaging celebrates 20th anniversary - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-text-messaging-20th-anniversary-20121203,0,5073613.story

5 States to Increase Class Time in Some Schools - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/states-increase-class-time-schools-17863172

Keith Hennessey: Time to Call the President's Budget Bluff :: Republicans have more leverage than they imagine, if they play their cards carefully.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323353204578128743895217834.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


Time

03-Dec-2012 21:07

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Evolution key to free school deal :: Failing to teach evolution by natural selection in science lessons could lead to new free schools losing their funding under government changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20547195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt judges boycott referendum :: Judges in Egypt refuse to oversee a 15 December vote on the country's new draft constitution, as the opposition calls mass protests for Tuesday.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20575547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: To text or not to text? :: On the twentieth anniversary of the text message, BBC News asks a random assortment of Londoners for their views on texting.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/20562748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Nine Killed When Highway Tunnel Collapses in Japan - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG1wm973G6_bY3mMjmjFBSwXekaCQ&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/world/asia/tunnel-collapse-outside-tokyo-traps-motorists.html

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The art of the death-defying stunt :: The BBC talks to "aerialist" Seanna Sharpe, who performed an illegal - and possibly life-threatening - acrobatic display on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York last year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20576467#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Canada isolating itself won't help Palestinians or Israelis - National Post :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHcJNS10w9DUqvPSGtIDLYUoNDulQ&url=http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/12/03/bob-rae-canada-isolating-itself-wont-help-palestinians-or-israelis/

Reforms face test with parliament vote :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PhMHVZKfqxs/fdi-retail-reform-parliament-vote-idINDEE8B200420121203

Schoolgirl Malala thanks supporters :: Malala Yousufzai, the Pakistani schoolgirl activist who was shot in the head by the Taliban, has expressed gratitude to the people around the world who have supported her as she recovers from the traumatic attack.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/pakistan-malala/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea's Rocket Plan Riles South - Wall Street Journal :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNG0LT2G-AFROtrW-7jX6_PK4Puo1g&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578154713250006332.html

CNN Heroes :: Some of the most famous celebrities in the world, including actors, musicians and athletes, will join CNN on Sunday night to honor 10 everyday people making a difference in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/cnnheroes-show/index.html?eref�ition

Russian drivers face 125-mile jam :: If you've ever griped about being mired in a traffic jam, there's proof this weekend in Russia that it could have been worse. The back-up Sunday afternoon on part of the M-10 -- the main highway between Moscow and St. Petersburg, the country's two most populated cities -- stretched 125 miles long, according to media reports cited by state-run RIA Novosti news. One lane in each direction was cleared by evening, at which time the jam still stretched 34-miles long.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/russia-traffic/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Japan tunnel recovery work :: Recovery work at Sasago tunnel in Japan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20577566#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner: Rich must pay more tax :: Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner says there won't be a deal with the fiscal cliff unless tax rates are raised on the rich.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/03/sotu-sec-tim-geithner-fiscal-cliff-full-interview.cnn?eref�ition

03-Dec-2012 21:07 Israel

Israel says will stick with settlement plan - The Daily Star :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2012/Dec-03/197018-israel-feels-heat-from-europe-over-settlements.ashx

Israel says will stick with settlement plan despite condemnation :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zOmyH7t0snQ/us-palestinians-israel-ambassadors-idUSBRE8B20DN20121203

Israel Freezes Palestinian Funds :: Israel expanded sanctions against the Palestinians on Sunday following a United Nations vote on statehood last week, withholding the transfer of tax revenue it collects for the Palestinian government.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323901604578155450752535508.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


Israel

03-Dec-2012 17:51

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

'Sandwich carers' under pressure :: The pressure of looking after children while caring for elderly relatives is taking its toll on all aspects of family life, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20541700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 30 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 30 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20556431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Evolution key to free school deal :: Failing to teach evolution by natural selection in science lessons could lead to new free schools losing their funding under government changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20547195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: A selection of photographs from around the world this week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner warns on 'fiscal cliff' deal :: The Obama administration will entertain any Republican plans to avoid a so-called "fiscal cliff" at year's end, but Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the Bush-era tax cuts for top incomes must go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/politics/fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Colman up for two comedy awards :: Olivia Colman will compete against herself and two others in the best actress category at this year's British Comedy Awards.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20573488#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Male model convicted in grisly murder :: He was a 20-year-old male model. His lover was a 65-year-old man who was a television journalist. They were from Portugal, visiting New York City. The older partner broke off the relationship and ended up mutilated and dead.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/01/justice/new-york-portuguese-model-journalist/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: To text or not to text? :: On the twentieth anniversary of the text message, BBC News asks a random assortment of Londoners for their views on texting.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/20562748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

Confessed serial killer found dead in Alaska jail cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Ein6x0ZFKk/us-usa-crime-alaska-idUSBRE8B204420121203

VIDEO: The art of the death-defying stunt :: The BBC talks to "aerialist" Seanna Sharpe, who performed an illegal - and possibly life-threatening - acrobatic display on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York last year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20576467#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Nine dead in Japan tunnel collapse :: At least nine people are now known to have died after a major tunnel collapsed in Japan, officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20576468#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Robot relief :: We have long dreamed of machines taking the drudgery out of household chores -- where everyone had a robot to serve them. So what's the hold-up?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/business/john-horn-internet-of-things/index.html?eref�ition

Belizean police deny having John McAfee in custody - Daily Caller :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNF6w6VAuqBCU4sQNBZOyQWQC6nwwA&url=http://dailycaller.com/2012/12/02/belizean-police-deny-having-john-mcafee-in-custody/

FACTBOX - Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sb6lf3sRY7I/cricket-ricky-ponting-factbox-idINDEE8B203020121203

03-Dec-2012 17:51 Opinion:

Opinion: A Health Insurance Detective Story :: How much will my medication cost me next year? Does anybody know?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/opinion/sunday/a-health-insurance-detective-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: What's in Miami's Bloodstream? :: The city isn't exactly in danger of becoming a tropical Mayberry, but still, let's sort fact from fiction.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/opinion/sunday/whats-in-miamis-bloodstream.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: New Love: A Short Shelf Life :: The thrill fades almost as quickly as the joy of a new job, new home or new coat.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/opinion/sunday/new-love-a-short-shelf-life.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Opinion:

03-Dec-2012 16:49

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

'Sandwich carers' under pressure :: The pressure of looking after children while caring for elderly relatives is taking its toll on all aspects of family life, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20541700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 30 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 30 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20556431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Evolution key to free school deal :: Failing to teach evolution by natural selection in science lessons could lead to new free schools losing their funding under government changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20547195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: A selection of photographs from around the world this week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner warns on 'fiscal cliff' deal :: The Obama administration will entertain any Republican plans to avoid a so-called "fiscal cliff" at year's end, but Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the Bush-era tax cuts for top incomes must go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/politics/fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Colman up for two comedy awards :: Olivia Colman will compete against herself and two others in the best actress category at this year's British Comedy Awards.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20573488#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Male model convicted in grisly murder :: He was a 20-year-old male model. His lover was a 65-year-old man who was a television journalist. They were from Portugal, visiting New York City. The older partner broke off the relationship and ended up mutilated and dead.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/01/justice/new-york-portuguese-model-journalist/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: To text or not to text? :: On the twentieth anniversary of the text message, BBC News asks a random assortment of Londoners for their views on texting.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/20562748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

App that unlocks crowd-funding :: For a few days, Lockitron looked like the little app that would, and should, but then couldn't.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/business/lockitron-start-up/index.html?eref�ition

Even without U.S. 'cliff,' world economy teeters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AcF69WRGgWo/global-economy-idINDEE8B200G20121203

Confessed serial killer found dead in Alaska jail cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Ein6x0ZFKk/us-usa-crime-alaska-idUSBRE8B204420121203

VIDEO: The art of the death-defying stunt :: The BBC talks to "aerialist" Seanna Sharpe, who performed an illegal - and possibly life-threatening - acrobatic display on the Williamsburg Bridge in New York last year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20576467#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Nine dead in Japan tunnel collapse :: At least nine people are now known to have died after a major tunnel collapsed in Japan, officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-20576468#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plastic bulb promises truer light :: US researchers say they have developed a new type of lighting that could replace fluorescent bulbs in homes and offices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20553143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morgan Stanley raises India's FY13 GDP forecast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XsXCxL6mFGY/india-economy-gdp-morganstanley-idINDEE8B201F20121203

A good catch ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2011/12/06/travel/daily-snapshot/index.html?eref�ition

Robot relief :: We have long dreamed of machines taking the drudgery out of household chores -- where everyone had a robot to serve them. So what's the hold-up?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/business/john-horn-internet-of-things/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Facebook arrests spark tighter rules :: The Indian government has issued new guidelines on what can be published online, following a high profile case in which two women were arrested over comments posted on the social networking site Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20576416#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

03-Dec-2012 16:49 over

How to Avoid the Fiscal Cliff :: A combination of spending, tax reform and government cuts that both Democrats and Republicans can love
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2130412,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

As Companies Seek Tax Deals, Governments Pay High Price :: States, cities and counties are giving up more than $80 billion a year to attract or keep companies and the jobs they provide. But officials and governments rarely track how many jobs follow, and many do not know the value of all their awards.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/us/how-local-taxpayers-bankroll-corporations.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Mayan 'End of World' Stirs Panic in Russia and Elsewhere :: As rumors of an impending apocalypse, prompted by the Mayan calendar, stir anxiety in Russia, the government has stepped in to encourage calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/mayan-end-of-world-stirs-panic-in-russia-and-elsewhere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Widows Pushed Into Foreclosure by Mortgage Fine Print :: Just as the housing market is recovering, a growing group of homeowners — widows over 50 whose husbands held the mortgage — are losing their homes to foreclosure.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/business/widows-pushed-into-foreclosure-by-mortgage-fine-print.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Georgia O'Keeffe's Hawaii :: Seventy-four years ago Georgia O'Keeffe discovered a tropical dreamland. Today, visitors can still see Maui as she painted it.
http://travel.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/travel/georgia-okeeffes-hawaii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sudhir Venkatesh, Columbia's Gang Scholar, Lives on the Edge :: Sudhir Venkatesh is a rising star in sociology for his research on poverty and gang life, but his methods have led to questions from colleagues and a grueling inquiry by Columbia University.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/nyregion/sudhir-venkatesh-columbias-gang-scholar-lives-on-the-edge.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harvey Mansfield: The Crisis of American Self-Government :: Harvey Mansfield, Harvard's 'pet dissenter,' on the 2012 election, the real cost of entitlements, and why he sees reason for hope.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323751104578149292503121124.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

End Shadow Government in San Diego and California: Elect Bob Filner and ... - OB Rag :: http://obrag.org/?p%3D67522

Israel feels heat from Europe over settlements - Houston Chronicle :: http://www.chron.com/news/world/article/Israel-feels-heat-from-Europe-over-settlements-4086289.php

US warns Assad over chemical weapons - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/world/us-warns-assad-over-chemical-weapons-20121203-2aqo1.html

Foreign Office summons Israel envoy over settlement expansion plans - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/foreign-office-summons-israel-envoy-over-settlement-expansion-plans-8375358.html

Mourinho bats away questions over his future at Real - Straits Times :: http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/sports/story/mourinho-bats-away-questions-over-his-future-real-20121203

Israel faces European backlash over settlement plan :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zOmyH7t0snQ/us-palestinians-israel-ambassadors-idUSBRE8B20DN20121203

App Maker Uber Hits Regulatory Snarl :: Uber, which is being sued by San Francisco cabdrivers and Chicago car services over its hire-a-car smartphone app, says the laws holding it back are anticompetitive. And it has plenty of fans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/technology/app-maker-uber-hits-regulatory-snarl.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Britain seeks appeal over terror suspect - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/world/britain-seeks-appeal-over-terror-suspect/story-e6frfkui-1226529337977

Mars rover Curiosity update kicks off space news week - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57556745/mars-rover-curiosity-update-kicks-off-space-news-week/

Fiscal Cliff Talks at Stalemate :: The White House and congressional Republicans remained at loggerheads over how to design a deficit-reduction package, with just a few weeks remaining before the nation hits the fiscal cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324355904578154941200445514.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Global Gas Push Stalls :: Exporting the U.S. shale energy revolution overseas turns out to be far tougher than anyone expected—giving the U.S. a significant competitive advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324355904578155591443631854.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.S. Steps Up Spying on Iran Reactor :: The U.S. has significantly stepped up spying operations on Iran's Bushehr nuclear reactor over the past two months, driven by heightened concerns about the security of weapons-grade plutonium.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323717004578155510372482102.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Israel Freezes Palestinian Funds :: Israel expanded sanctions against the Palestinians on Sunday following a United Nations vote on statehood last week, withholding the transfer of tax revenue it collects for the Palestinian government.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323901604578155450752535508.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Fashion Designer Jil Sander: The Queen of Clean :: After allowing her namesake fashion line to be absorbed by her biggest competitor and steered by other designers, Jil Sander is back at the helm to finish what she started. But can she restore her reign over minimalism?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578115340233429664.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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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

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

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

Greenhouse gases reach new high :: Concentrations of greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere reached record highs in 2011, according to new data published by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/20/world/europe/greenhouse-gases-record-high/index.html?eref�ition

Study: Apes suffer midlife crisis :: CNN's Phil Han discovers that chimps experience a midlife crisis, just like humans.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/21/han-chimps-midlife-crisis.cnn?eref�ition

'Sandwich carers' under pressure :: The pressure of looking after children while caring for elderly relatives is taking its toll on all aspects of family life, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20541700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 30 November 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 30 November 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20556431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Palestinian bid 'solves nothing' :: Thinking about Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas' efforts this week to gain observer status as a nonmember state, I'm reminded of one of my favorite "Seinfeld" episodes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/opinion/miller-abbas-un-statehood/index.html?eref�ition

Why Congo needs our help :: Some of the bravest people I know are cowering today in eastern Congo, wondering where their supporters are. While our daily news zeroes in on Syria and Gaza, the fiscal cliff and Christmas sales, our friends in the war-ravaged part of the immense, mineral-rich Democratic Republic of the Congo are once again convulsed in a conflict they did not choose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/opinion/sirkin-congo-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Tweeters: Be responsible :: Much has been written about the Twitterfication of the Gaza war. But there's a much more significant war taking place right now on Twitter. It's a war about freedom of speech in our new reputation economy; it's a war about what we legally should and shouldn't be able to say on Twitter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/27/opinion/twitter-war-keen/index.html?eref�ition

German producers plan Pope Benedict biopic :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ndAPreHqWaw/entertainment-us-pope-film-idUSBRE8AT0U320121130

Evolution key to free school deal :: Failing to teach evolution by natural selection in science lessons could lead to new free schools losing their funding under government changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20547195#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 24-30 November 2012 :: A selection of photographs from around the world this week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20561870#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Geithner warns on 'fiscal cliff' deal :: The Obama administration will entertain any Republican plans to avoid a so-called "fiscal cliff" at year's end, but Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner says the Bush-era tax cuts for top incomes must go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/politics/fiscal-cliff/index.html?eref�ition

Colman up for two comedy awards :: Olivia Colman will compete against herself and two others in the best actress category at this year's British Comedy Awards.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20573488#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Attackers kill Nigeria Christians :: Suspected Islamist fighters kill 10 Christians in an overnight machete and gun attack during a bloody weekend in north-eastern Nigeria's Borno state.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-20576217#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A chance to discover who sold Saddam chemicals :: A chance to discover who armed Saddam Hussein with chemicals
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20553826#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

South Korean men get the make-up habit :: Why are South Korean men buying loads of make-up?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20522028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Text chat with the pioneer of SMS :: Texting the pioneer of the SMS message on its 20th anniversary
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20555620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Male model convicted in grisly murder :: He was a 20-year-old male model. His lover was a 65-year-old man who was a television journalist. They were from Portugal, visiting New York City. The older partner broke off the relationship and ended up mutilated and dead.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/01/justice/new-york-portuguese-model-journalist/index.html?eref�ition

Hawaii volcano spews lava :: Lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano flows into the Pacific Ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2012/11/27/vo-hi-lava-flows.paradise-helicopters-tropical-visions-video?eref�ition

VIDEO: To text or not to text? :: On the twentieth anniversary of the text message, BBC News asks a random assortment of Londoners for their views on texting.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/20562748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Store offers 3-D printing service :: Pretty soon you'll be able to print your 3-D projects at the local Staples.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/30/tech/innovation/staples-3-d-printing/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham's last game for Galaxy :: Photos: David Beckham's last U.S. game
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/worldsport/gallery/beckhams-last-game/index.html?eref�ition

Why robots aren't doing dishes yet :: The build-up has been years in the making. From the cartoons that many of us watched as children, we envisioned a world where machines and robots would penetrate every aspect of our lives, where each household would have a Rosie the Robot to cook, clean, and put the kids to bed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/28/business/john-horn-internet-of-things/index.html?eref�ition

Mental health medication concern :: People with mental health problems miss out on the care they should receive for physical illnesses, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20539159#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

$2M paid in Ivy League attempt :: How much would you pay to get your child into an Ivy League university?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/02/world/asia/hong-kong-ivy-league-admission/index.html?eref�ition

Mexican president warns of divisions :: Enrique Pena Nieto was sworn in as Mexico's new president Saturday, returning his party to power and promising to change the country's fight against organized crime.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/01/world/americas/mexico-president/index.html?eref�ition

03-Dec-2012 15:49 over

As Companies Seek Tax Deals, Governments Pay High Price :: States, cities and counties are giving up more than $80 billion a year to attract or keep companies and the jobs they provide. But officials and governments rarely track how many jobs follow, and many do not know the value of all their awards.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/us/how-local-taxpayers-bankroll-corporations.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Mayan 'End of World' Stirs Panic in Russia and Elsewhere :: As rumors of an impending apocalypse, prompted by the Mayan calendar, stir anxiety in Russia, the government has stepped in to encourage calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/world/europe/mayan-end-of-world-stirs-panic-in-russia-and-elsewhere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Widows Pushed Into Foreclosure by Mortgage Fine Print :: Just as the housing market is recovering, a growing group of homeowners — widows over 50 whose husbands held the mortgage — are losing their homes to foreclosure.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/business/widows-pushed-into-foreclosure-by-mortgage-fine-print.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Georgia O'Keeffe's Hawaii :: Seventy-four years ago Georgia O'Keeffe discovered a tropical dreamland. Today, visitors can still see Maui as she painted it.
http://travel.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/travel/georgia-okeeffes-hawaii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sudhir Venkatesh, Columbia's Gang Scholar, Lives on the Edge :: Sudhir Venkatesh is a rising star in sociology for his research on poverty and gang life, but his methods have led to questions from colleagues and a grueling inquiry by Columbia University.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/02/nyregion/sudhir-venkatesh-columbias-gang-scholar-lives-on-the-edge.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Harvey Mansfield: The Crisis of American Self-Government :: Harvey Mansfield, Harvard's 'pet dissenter,' on the 2012 election, the real cost of entitlements, and why he sees reason for hope.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323751104578149292503121124.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

End Shadow Government in San Diego and California: Elect Bob Filner and ... - OB Rag :: http://obrag.org/?p%3D67522

Syrian government not to use chemical weapons - Times of India :: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/middle-east/Syrian-government-not-to-use-chemical-weapons/articleshow/17466913.cms

Backlash over Israel settlement plan - Independent Online :: http://www.iol.co.za/news/world/backlash-over-israel-settlement-plan-1.1434888

Israel faces European backlash over settlement plan :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zOmyH7t0snQ/us-palestinians-israel-ambassadors-idUSBRE8B20DN20121203

'Disbelief' over couple shot dead - WalesOnline :: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/uk-news/2012/12/03/disbelief-over-couple-shot-dead-91466-32354506/

App Maker Uber Hits Regulatory Snarl :: Uber, which is being sued by San Francisco cabdrivers and Chicago car services over its hire-a-car smartphone app, says the laws holding it back are anticompetitive. And it has plenty of fans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/03/technology/app-maker-uber-hits-regulatory-snarl.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

North Korea claims discovery of 'unicorn lair' - Today.com (blog) :: http://todaynews.today.com/_news/2012/12/03/15641738-north-korea-claims-discovery-of-unicorn-lair?lite

Fiscal Cliff Talks at Stalemate :: The White House and congressional Republicans remained at loggerheads over how to design a deficit-reduction package, with just a few weeks remaining before the nation hits the fiscal cliff.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324355904578154941200445514.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Global Gas Push Stalls :: Exporting the U.S. shale energy revolution overseas turns out to be far tougher than anyone expected—giving the U.S. a significant competitive advantage.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324355904578155591443631854.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

U.S. Steps Up Spying on Iran Reactor :: The U.S. has significantly stepped up spying operations on Iran's Bushehr nuclear reactor over the past two months, driven by heightened concerns about the security of weapons-grade plutonium.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323717004578155510372482102.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Israel Freezes Palestinian Funds :: Israel expanded sanctions against the Palestinians on Sunday following a United Nations vote on statehood last week, withholding the transfer of tax revenue it collects for the Palestinian government.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323901604578155450752535508.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Fashion Designer Jil Sander: The Queen of Clean :: After allowing her namesake fashion line to be absorbed by her biggest competitor and steered by other designers, Jil Sander is back at the helm to finish what she started. But can she restore her reign over minimalism?
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324894104578115340233429664.html?mod=rss_most_emailed_day_europe


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