Thursday, December 13, 2012

13-Dec-2012 23:53

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

Hubble achieves deepest view yet :: Astronomers using the Hubble telescope have observed deeper into space than ever before, reaching back in time to when the cosmos was less than 3% of its current age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20695327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Religions caught in Syria crossfire :: Tension between Muslim sects is helping fuel conflict in Syria. What about other religions? Alex Thomson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/12/at-syria-christian.cnn?eref�ition

13-Dec-2012 23:53 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Tale of Two Women :: The new movie "Zero Dark Thirty" and the story of the real-life Carrie Mathison is setting off waves of envy at the C.I.A. and in Hollywood.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/dowd-a-tale-of-two-women.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tibet Is Burning :: China's ethnic Han majority must recognize the plight of repressed Tibetans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/tibet-is-burning.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

13-Dec-2012 22:52

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

Hubble achieves deepest view yet :: Astronomers using the Hubble telescope have observed deeper into space than ever before, reaching back in time to when the cosmos was less than 3% of its current age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20695327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Religions caught in Syria crossfire :: Tension between Muslim sects is helping fuel conflict in Syria. What about other religions? Alex Thomson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/12/at-syria-christian.cnn?eref�ition

13-Dec-2012 22:52 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Tale of Two Women :: The new movie "Zero Dark Thirty" and the story of the real-life Carrie Mathison is setting off waves of envy at the C.I.A. and in Hollywood.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/dowd-a-tale-of-two-women.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: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tibet Is Burning :: China's ethnic Han majority must recognize the plight of repressed Tibetans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/tibet-is-burning.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

13-Dec-2012 21:52

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

Churches help tackle internet blackspots :: How churches are helping to improve rural internet coverage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20645740#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

Hubble achieves deepest view yet :: Astronomers using the Hubble telescope have observed deeper into space than ever before, reaching back in time to when the cosmos was less than 3% of its current age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20695327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2012 21:52 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Tale of Two Women :: The new movie "Zero Dark Thirty" and the story of the real-life Carrie Mathison is setting off waves of envy at the C.I.A. and in Hollywood.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/12/opinion/dowd-a-tale-of-two-women.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: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tibet Is Burning :: China's ethnic Han majority must recognize the plight of repressed Tibetans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/tibet-is-burning.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

13-Dec-2012 20:50

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

Churches help tackle internet blackspots :: How churches are helping to improve rural internet coverage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20645740#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Libya faces mental health crisis :: How the siege of one Libyan city sparked a mental health crisis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20629175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

13-Dec-2012 20:50 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: 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: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tibet Is Burning :: China's ethnic Han majority must recognize the plight of repressed Tibetans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/tibet-is-burning.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

13-Dec-2012 19:49

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

Churches help tackle internet blackspots :: How churches are helping to improve rural internet coverage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20645740#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Libya faces mental health crisis :: How the siege of one Libyan city sparked a mental health crisis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20629175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

13-Dec-2012 19:49 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: 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 Contributors: Solar Panels for Every Home :: As we rebuild after Hurricane Sandy, let's reduce our dependence on the grid.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/solar-panels-for-every-home.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tibet Is Burning :: China's ethnic Han majority must recognize the plight of repressed Tibetans.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/tibet-is-burning.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.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

13-Dec-2012 18:48

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

Churches help tackle internet blackspots :: How churches are helping to improve rural internet coverage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20645740#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Libya faces mental health crisis :: How the siege of one Libyan city sparked a mental health crisis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20629175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Axel Scheffler and the art of stamps :: Gruffalo artist on how his creature was born
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20681731#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

N. Korea's launch sparks nuclear fears :: As world leaders condemn the "provocative" action, the North Koreans may not have full control of the satellite they launched into space, a U.S. official tells CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/asia/north-korea-rocket-launch/index.html?eref�ition

13-Dec-2012 18:48 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: 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 Contributors: Solar Panels for Every Home :: As we rebuild after Hurricane Sandy, let's reduce our dependence on the grid.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/solar-panels-for-every-home.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.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


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13-Dec-2012 17:47

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

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

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

Berkshire buyback seen clashing with estate tax push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-itSXm1z4nI/berkshire-buyback-idUSL1E8NCITK20121212

Chavez facing 'difficult' recovery :: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez faces a "complex and difficult" recovery after surgery for cancer, Vice President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday on national television.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Churches help tackle internet blackspots :: How churches are helping to improve rural internet coverage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20645740#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia's History Should Guide Its Future, Putin Says - NYTimes.com - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNElaZwW_5EiMVVx9Oqu50wnKLSHkg&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/world/europe/putin-tells-russia-to-seek-clues-from-its-past.html

One small step for Kim Jong Un :: It took five tries and almost 15 years, but there is no question that North Korea's successful launch of a satellite into orbit is a major achievement. But is it a serious military threat?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/opinion/cirincione-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Libya faces mental health crisis :: How the siege of one Libyan city sparked a mental health crisis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20629175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2012 17:47 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: 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: It's a Smart, Smart, Smart World :: No wonder you loyal readers have such high I.Q.'s. The "Flynn Effect" explains it all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/kristof-its-a-smart-smart-smart-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Another Boom Year :: Look no further, people! We've got all the zombie news that's fit to print in one column right here.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/collins-another-boom-year.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Meaning of Minority :: The browning of America is very real and unrelenting. Our task is to find our way into this new Ecru Era with as much ease and grace as we can muster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/blow-the-meaning-of-minority.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Solar Panels for Every Home :: As we rebuild after Hurricane Sandy, let's reduce our dependence on the grid.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/13/opinion/solar-panels-for-every-home.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


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