Wednesday, December 12, 2012

12-Dec-2012 23:30

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

Anger over Chinese passport :: China's new passports depict claims to disputed maritime territory, as CNN's Jaime FlorCruz reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/28/florcruz-china-new-passport.cnn?eref�ition

Creating fuel from thin air :: A small British firm says it has found a way to make petrol from air and water, as CNN's Dan Rivers reports
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/28/rivers-green-petrol-air.cnn?eref�ition

12-Dec-2012 23:30 10

Stocks Snap Win Streak - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323981504578174860749711512.html

UN Security Council condemns N. Korea's rocket launch - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/world/un-security-council-condemns-n-korea-s-rocket-launch-1.1075913

Worker Liberation in Michigan :: Another state gives individuals the right not to join a union.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578157453687608428.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Yahoo! seeks slice of smartphone photo-sharing pie - AFP :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5juePEmosxLXo7k10wy6OboDW0k5g?docId%3DCNG.47a3049ef0ae31f4b710f98743e36f1a.231

Morrissey blames royals for Jacintha Saldanha death - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10853806

Paul McCartney to front Nirvana reunion - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10853731

These are the 10 most searched restaurants in the Bay Area, apparently - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) :: http://insidescoopsf.sfgate.com/blog/2012/12/12/these-are-the-10-most-searched-restaurants-in-the-bay-area-apparently/

Norovirus closes hundreds of wards - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/9741055/Norovirus-closes-hundreds-of-wards.html

How No 10 warned off the Telegraph - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/leveson-inquiry/9741171/How-No-10-warned-off-the-Telegraph.html

Mall Gunman Identified as Jacob Tyler Roberts :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�93899038324cb2e7c8d0196421008d

Strattec Security Could Potentially Double From Current Stock Price - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1060411-strattec-security-could-potentially-double-from-current-stock-price

18 and Under: Understanding How Children Develop Empathy :: How do children develop prosocial behavior — "voluntary behavior intended to benefit another" — and is there a way to encourage it?
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/10/understanding-how-children-develop-empathy/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Top 10 'Most Desirable Women' of 2012 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i1fff3dc77961c634b0e32174dab9f4

Three Questioned in Libor Probe :: The U.K. Serious Fraud Office has arrested three men as part of an investigation into the rigging of interest rates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578172912726034752.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Oregon Mall Shooting: Gunman 'Tentatively' Identified :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�d86d76a8ec884993e4ec8103249b84

Columbus Circle Killer Shown in Video :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�4b4aead2707973f656891ef5d24210

Why Your Heartburn Drugs Don't Work :: New research suggests that in many people, heartburn may be caused by something other than acid reflux. But gastroenterologists are often stumped as to what it is and how to treat it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115031699278010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

HSBC to Pay Record U.S. Penalty :: HSBC acknowledged that for years it ignored possible money laundering, part of a record $1.9 billion settlement with U.S. authorities that caps the bank's disastrous foray into the U.S. market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324478304578171650887467568.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

EU to Put Reins on Regulators :: Authorities are considering launching a legal crackdown on some national regulators for restricting European banks from freely moving funds across national borders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578171320383106476.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Man Killed in Rare Midtown Shooting :: A man was fatally shot in the head on West 58th Street, marking the fourth death this year in a typically murder-free area of Manhattan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171563047837912.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fiscal Cliff Talks Make Progress :: Budget negotiations between the White House and Republican House Speaker Boehner have progressed steadily in recent days, breathing life into talks that appeared to have stalled.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171653501931248.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Personal Health: When Daily Stress Gets in the Way of Life :: For some people, chronic anxiety is a way of life, leaving them awash in fears that prevent them from making moves that could enrich their lives.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/10/dont-let-stress-get-in-the-way-of-life/?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Republican Tax Panic :: The GOP should negotiate with Obama, not each other.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324640104578161204263495688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Feds Ponder Joining Suit Against Armstrong :: Justice Department officials are considering whether to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed by cyclist Lance Armstrong's former teammate, Floyd Landis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171551137193218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Giving to Charity and the Children :: The client had more money than he ever intended to spend. So his adviser, Brian Kazanchy, helped him tackle two of his biggest goals: Donating to charity and passing money to his two daughters as tax efficiently as possible.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578159490706917284.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

One Running Shoe in the Grave :: New studies on older endurance athletes suggest the fittest reap few health benefits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578145462264024472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Third Coast :: By Joel Kotkin
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970204712904578092951334042918.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Passing Along Life Lessons :: Why values are an increasingly important part of estate planning.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578116843265852654.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Mastering the Mismatch :: Get ready to add "spezzato," the art of contrasting jackets and trousers, to your sartorial dictionary.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578114882615634490.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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12-Dec-2012 22:28

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

Anger over Chinese passport :: China's new passports depict claims to disputed maritime territory, as CNN's Jaime FlorCruz reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/28/florcruz-china-new-passport.cnn?eref�ition

Creating fuel from thin air :: A small British firm says it has found a way to make petrol from air and water, as CNN's Dan Rivers reports
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/11/28/rivers-green-petrol-air.cnn?eref�ition

12-Dec-2012 22:28 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Can God Save Egypt? :: The real fight going on in the streets of Cairo and elsewhere is about freedom, not religion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/friedman-can-god-save-egypt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Social Science Palooza III :: Social science continues to remind us of the power of social context, and the thousands of variables that shape our unconscious. Here's a smattering of recent research.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/brooks-social-science-palooza-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The God Glut :: A West Point cadet's experience suggests our lax observance of the line between church and state.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/bruni-the-god-glut.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Show Me the Money :: When college sports executives get together, it's not the athletes or their educations that they talk about.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/nocera-show-me-the-money.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Lost Civilization :: The Republican tribe is being wiped out, and not by plague, drought or Conquistadors.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/09/opinion/sunday/dowd-a-lost-civilization.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Dec-2012 21:28

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

In China, New Leadership and New Style - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFqH9tRV9QYZsdJemNwXL4rxWkZGQ&url=http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/12/10/in-china-new-leadership-and-new-style/

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Liberal Democrat MP Sir Bob Russell is leading a debate on the consequences of the contamination of green waste.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9434000/9434799.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Dec-2012 21:28 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Can God Save Egypt? :: The real fight going on in the streets of Cairo and elsewhere is about freedom, not religion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/friedman-can-god-save-egypt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Social Science Palooza III :: Social science continues to remind us of the power of social context, and the thousands of variables that shape our unconscious. Here's a smattering of recent research.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/brooks-social-science-palooza-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The God Glut :: A West Point cadet's experience suggests our lax observance of the line between church and state.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/bruni-the-god-glut.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Show Me the Money :: When college sports executives get together, it's not the athletes or their educations that they talk about.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/nocera-show-me-the-money.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Lost Civilization :: The Republican tribe is being wiped out, and not by plague, drought or Conquistadors.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/09/opinion/sunday/dowd-a-lost-civilization.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Dec-2012 20:26

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Messi record :: Lionel Messi needed just 25 minutes to dispel any doubts that he would notch up a record 86 goals in a calendar year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/sport/football/messi-muller-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a debate on the Church of England Synod vote on women bishops.
url: http://news.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/hi/house_of_commons/newsid_9434000/9434799.stm#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Dec-2012 20:26 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Can God Save Egypt? :: The real fight going on in the streets of Cairo and elsewhere is about freedom, not religion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/friedman-can-god-save-egypt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Social Science Palooza III :: Social science continues to remind us of the power of social context, and the thousands of variables that shape our unconscious. Here's a smattering of recent research.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/brooks-social-science-palooza-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The God Glut :: A West Point cadet's experience suggests our lax observance of the line between church and state.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/bruni-the-god-glut.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Show Me the Money :: When college sports executives get together, it's not the athletes or their educations that they talk about.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/nocera-show-me-the-money.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Lost Civilization :: The Republican tribe is being wiped out, and not by plague, drought or Conquistadors.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/09/opinion/sunday/dowd-a-lost-civilization.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Dec-2012 19:26

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Messi record :: Lionel Messi needed just 25 minutes to dispel any doubts that he would notch up a record 86 goals in a calendar year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/sport/football/messi-muller-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

Slight Rise in Afghanistan Insurgent Attacks - Wall Street Journal :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGMjQIhYqcxDkzRcJ46Z74yI9SJzQ&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171374227780046.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2012 19:26 Of

Three Questioned in Libor Probe :: The U.K. Serious Fraud Office has arrested three men as part of an investigation into the rigging of interest rates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578172912726034752.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Confessions Of A Syrian Sniper :: A rebel gunman in Syria talks about his disillusionment with the cause--and one soul-shattering decision
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2130971,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

23 Rules of the Office Holiday Party :: As we dive straight into the office holiday party season, Jason Gay offers the only advice you need to survive an epic night of company cheer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578169442404457384.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

An Alternative View Of Acadia Pharmaceuticals' Phase III Results - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1055491-an-alternative-view-of-acadia-pharmaceuticals-phase-iii-results

Health: Why So Many Of Us Are Getting Diabetes :: Never have doctors known so much about how to prevent or control this disease, yet the epidemic keeps on raging. How you can protect yourself
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1006377,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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12-Dec-2012 18:25

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Messi record :: Lionel Messi needed just 25 minutes to dispel any doubts that he would notch up a record 86 goals in a calendar year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/sport/football/messi-muller-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

Slight Rise in Afghanistan Insurgent Attacks - Wall Street Journal :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGMjQIhYqcxDkzRcJ46Z74yI9SJzQ&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171374227780046.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Your photos of the total eclipse :: Tens of thousands of tourists, scientists and amateur astronomers gathered Wednesday along Australia's northern tip to witness a rare total solar eclipse.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/total-solar-eclipse-autralia-ireport/index.html?eref�ition

12-Dec-2012 18:25 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The 2,000-Year-Old Wonder Drug :: An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away — which is why we should insist that people take one.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/the-2000-year-old-wonder-drug.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Social Science Palooza III :: Social science continues to remind us of the power of social context, and the thousands of variables that shape our unconscious. Here's a smattering of recent research.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/brooks-social-science-palooza-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The God Glut :: A West Point cadet's experience suggests our lax observance of the line between church and state.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/bruni-the-god-glut.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Show Me the Money :: When college sports executives get together, it's not the athletes or their educations that they talk about.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/nocera-show-me-the-money.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Could the Farm Bill Devastate America's Birds? :: Loss of conservation requirements could lead to the destruction of breeding grounds for game birds and waterfowl.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/could-the-farm-bill-devastate-americas-birds.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Time to Tune Out :: To share, that once beautiful verb, has become an awful emotional splurge. There is merit to disconnection.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/11/opinion/roger-cohen-time-to-tune-out.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Lost Civilization :: The Republican tribe is being wiped out, and not by plague, drought or Conquistadors.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/09/opinion/sunday/dowd-a-lost-civilization.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Robots and Robber Barons :: Why are workers being left behind?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/10/opinion/krugman-robots-and-robber-barons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Dec-2012 17:40

In pictures: Khaled Meshaal visits Gaza :: First visit of Hamas chief Khaled Meshaal to Gaza
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20641436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Reach globally to teach about AIDS :: Alex Newell says on World AIDS Day young people should reach out across the globe on social media to educate one another about HIV and AIDS prevention
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/01/opinion/newell-world-aids-day/index.html?eref�ition

Is the eurozone crisis almost over? :: Is the three-year-old eurozone sovereign debt crisis nearing its end? Dr. Nicholas Spiro of Spiro Sovereign Strategy believes it just might be.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/03/business/euro-crisis-over-spiro-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

Operation Hope :: "You cannot die! You cannot die!" the father mumbles to the bloodied, mutilated boy who lies unconscious on his lap.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/world/freedom-project-operation-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela's Chavez: Cancer is back :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is to return to Cuba for surgery on malignant cancer cells, he tells the nation in an emotional address from the presidential palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/08/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Messi record :: Lionel Messi needed just 25 minutes to dispel any doubts that he would notch up a record 86 goals in a calendar year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/sport/football/messi-muller-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

Slight Rise in Afghanistan Insurgent Attacks - Wall Street Journal :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGMjQIhYqcxDkzRcJ46Z74yI9SJzQ&url=http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171374227780046.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Shadow of Jiang looms over China :: When the new names of China's elite political committee were announced Thursday they didn't come as a surprise to one leading China expert. Rather, they reinforced the sense of "a major opportunity lost."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/15/world/asia/china-leadership-reaction-cheng-li/index.html?eref�ition

China unveils new top leaders :: China on Thursday unveiled the elite group of leaders who will set the agenda for the country for the next decade, the culmination of months of secretive bargaining and a carefully choreographed performance of political pomp.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/14/world/asia/china-leadership-transition/index.html?eref�ition

Raising a stink about sanitation :: We each spend an average of three years of our lives sitting on them, King George II of Great Britain died while on his in 1760 and 2.5 billion people still do not have access to one.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/19/health/toilet-day-sanitation-crisis/index.html?eref�ition

Filmmaker snaps vanishing glaciers :: The melting glacial ice in places like the Alps, Greenland and the Himalayas is a dramatic visual document of how our planet's climate is changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/16/world/glaciers-chasing-ice-balog/index.html?eref�ition

Fixing China's 'drinking problem' :: When China's new leader Xi Jinping spoke to the media last week, one sound bite struck me as especially noteworthy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/23/world/asia/chinas-drinking-problem/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese farmer does 'Grandpa style' :: Wearing aviator sunglasses and a selection of thigh-high tights and frilly skirts, 72-year-old Liu Qianping has caused quite a stir in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/22/business/china-grandfather-fashion-clothes/index.html?eref�ition

Street children found dead in bin :: Eight Chinese officials have been fired or suspended after five boys died in a rubbish bin after suffocating on fumes from charcoal they burned to stay warm, according to state-run media.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/11/21/world/asia/china-boys-dead-dumpster/index.html?eref�ition

Nurse's family expresses grief :: Two DJs and an Australian radio station are under fire after the death of a nurse who received a hoax phone call.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/08/chance-uk-nurse-suicide.cnn?eref�ition

Role of social media in prank :: One of the nurses duped by a prank phone call about Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, apparently committed suicide on Friday, and many social media users were quick to point fingers at the two radio hosts who made the call and then promoted it on Facebook.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/tech/social-media/radio-prank-suicide-social-media/index.html?eref�ition

Why airing prank call was wrong :: One Melbourne radio presenter says rules do govern prank calls and no, you can't do whatever you want for ratings.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/opinion/stevenson-nurse-prank-call/index.html?eref�ition

How vaccines drive economic growth :: We all know that vaccines save lives by protecting people against disease. What is less well-known is that vaccines also are an engine for economic growth -- far beyond their health benefits.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/opinion/vaccine-gavi-seth-berkley/index.html?eref�ition

On the edge: Life of daring photographer :: Dangling from the top of a 20 meter mast while bouncing along the open waves would test even the most hardened sailor's stomach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/07/sport/kos-evans-sailing-masthead-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Superjumbo on streets of village :: It's an unusual setting for one of the world's most modern aircraft -- a provincial French village with 19th-century charm, every two weeks Levignac hosts a nocturnal procession of huge A380 parts on their way to the Airbus assembly line.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/05/travel/airbus-a380-levignac/index.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: The life of Sir Patrick Moore :: Life of the astronomer and broadcaster
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20659141#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How weather impacts food supply :: Sometimes Jaria Faraj Ali is so hungry that she ties a scarf tight around her waist to make her feel more comfortable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/asia/food-price-impact/index.html?eref�ition

As Chavez battles cancer, Maduro waits :: He began his career as a bus driver in Caracas -- now Nicolas Maduro could take the reins if Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez loses his battle with cancer. Who is he?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/09/world/americas/venezuela-maduro/index.html?eref�ition

Top 2012 photos :: 2012: The year in pictures
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/world/gallery/year-in-pictures/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst nations for corruption :: While China has become the world's second largest economy, doing business in China is now perceived to be more corrupt, according to Transparency International.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/06/business/best-worst-corrupt-countries/index.html?eref�ition

Best place to buy property in Asia :: Forget the red-hot property market of mainland China -- a new forecast says investors should be looking south.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/04/business/best-property-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Your pictures: Waiting :: Readers' photos on the theme of waiting
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20624808#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Planet Earth by night :: Spectacular night-time view of Earth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20628201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa