Saturday, December 15, 2012

15-Dec-2012 23:40

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Iran negotiator says not optimistic on nuclear talks with West - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFNGTgiJtT9nbCSrDF61c6Z7aDqdA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/14/nuclear-iran-idUSL4N09O3DJ20121214

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

'Casablanca' piano for sale :: If you love "Casablanca," here's your chance to play it again, and again, and again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/casablanca-piano-auction/index.html?eref�ition

New move to ban German far right :: Politicians in Germany ask the Constitutional Court to outlaw the far-right National Democratic Party, often accused of promoting neo-Nazi ideology.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20728552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China moon shot? :: Escalating tensions with the U.S. over its pivot to Asia, the Party's push to clean corruption in the wake of Bo Xilai and plans to land on the moon are trends to watch from Beijing in the next year, writes Kristie Lu Stout.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/world/asia/china-forecasts-stout/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. refuses to sign U.N. internet treaty :: The United States, along with the United Kingdom and Canada, is refusing to sign a United Nations treaty on telecommunications and the Internet that has been under negotiation for the past two weeks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/tech/web/un-internet-treaty/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 December 2012 :: News photographs from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20725367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Greeks escape to the country :: The Greek financial crisis is causing some to seek a better life on the farm, as CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/magnay-greece-human-cost-farming.cnn?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 23:40 Connecticut

Victims in US school rampage shot multiple times; children were 6 and 7 ... - Edmonton Journal :: http://www.edmontonjournal.com/news/School%2Bshooting%2Breported%2Bstate%2BConnecticut%2Blockdown%2Bplace/7699913/story.html

Police identify victims of Connecticut school shooting :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hjFxuGGUWVQ/us-connecticut-towns-idUSBRE8BD0U120121215

Connecticut Shooter Adam Lanza: Quiet, Bright, Troubled :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�9fd36effd74fe11076d82205e6c2e2

Connecticut School Shooting: Complete List of Victims' Names :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i4493e37ac9b952e62794a58fa20f294

Connecticut Shooter Adam Lanza: 'Obviously Not Well' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�fbb4f843bef0310d5eb8398d5715be

Gunman Kills 20 Schoolchildren in Connecticut :: A man with no apparent motive, armed with semiautomatic pistols and a semiautomatic rifle, fatally shot 26 people inside a Newtown elementary school before taking his own life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/nyregion/shooting-reported-at-connecticut-elementary-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama's Reaction to Connecticut Shooting Sets Stage for Gun Debate :: In the wake of the deadly shooting in Connecticut, some legislators have remained silent, but liberal Democrats said it was time to move forward with serious gun laws.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/us/politics/obamas-reaction-to-connecticut-shooting-sets-stage-for-gun-debate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Connecticut school could not have prevented shooting, experts say :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y-XWsz_-DQw/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-security-idUSBRE8BE02E20121215

Connecticut gun rampage: 28 dead, including 20 schoolchildren :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oMCqwNTRytU/us-connecticut-towns-idUSBRE8BD0U120121214

Police dispute report that alleged Connecticut gunman's brother found dead :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AoYaeUifNMg/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-brother-idUSBRE8BD18520121214


Connecticut

15-Dec-2012 22:39

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Xi's Seduction of the Military - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHmg8pb63Fc3P-Z8SWSV8KZojNvnA&url=http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2012/12/14/xis-seduction-of-the-military/

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

'Casablanca' piano for sale :: If you love "Casablanca," here's your chance to play it again, and again, and again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/casablanca-piano-auction/index.html?eref�ition

New move to ban German far right :: Politicians in Germany ask the Constitutional Court to outlaw the far-right National Democratic Party, often accused of promoting neo-Nazi ideology.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20728552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China moon shot? :: Escalating tensions with the U.S. over its pivot to Asia, the Party's push to clean corruption in the wake of Bo Xilai and plans to land on the moon are trends to watch from Beijing in the next year, writes Kristie Lu Stout.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/world/asia/china-forecasts-stout/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. refuses to sign U.N. internet treaty :: The United States, along with the United Kingdom and Canada, is refusing to sign a United Nations treaty on telecommunications and the Internet that has been under negotiation for the past two weeks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/tech/web/un-internet-treaty/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 8-14 December 2012 :: News photographs from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20725367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

15-Dec-2012 22:39 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Tragedy of Silence :: When will our elected officials and lawmakers finally confront the gun lobby?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/opinion/blow-a-tragedy-of-silence.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Should Kids Play Football? :: With brain researchers continuing to study the effect of concussions, the answer to parents is ... maybe.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/opinion/should-kids-play-football.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why We Let the School Shootings Continue :: Twenty years ago, my son was murdered at his college. I spent years arguing that we should view gun crime as a public health issue, but eventually I gave up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/why-we-let-the-school-shootings-continue.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: What Didn't Happen in Bethlehem :: It takes a strong imagination to approach Scripture literally.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/what-didnt-happen-in-bethlehem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The G.O.P.'s Existential Crisis :: This is worth repeating: We're not having a debt crisis. What we're having is a political crisis.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/krugman-the-gops-existential-crisis.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

15-Dec-2012 21:38

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

North Korea Rocket: Mass Rally Staged - Yahoo! News UK :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEMteZgzsER7ryGFp6f1ut7u_cScg&url=http://uk.news.yahoo.com/north-korea-rocket-mass-rally-staged-053432172.html

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

'Casablanca' piano for sale :: If you love "Casablanca," here's your chance to play it again, and again, and again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/casablanca-piano-auction/index.html?eref�ition

New move to ban German far right :: Politicians in Germany ask the Constitutional Court to outlaw the far-right National Democratic Party, often accused of promoting neo-Nazi ideology.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20728552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China moon shot? :: Escalating tensions with the U.S. over its pivot to Asia, the Party's push to clean corruption in the wake of Bo Xilai and plans to land on the moon are trends to watch from Beijing in the next year, writes Kristie Lu Stout.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/world/asia/china-forecasts-stout/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. refuses to sign U.N. internet treaty :: The United States, along with the United Kingdom and Canada, is refusing to sign a United Nations treaty on telecommunications and the Internet that has been under negotiation for the past two weeks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/tech/web/un-internet-treaty/index.html?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 21:38 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Tragedy of Silence :: When will our elected officials and lawmakers finally confront the gun lobby?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/opinion/blow-a-tragedy-of-silence.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Puritan War on Christmas :: Who started the War on Christmas? Our Puritan forefathers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/opinion/the-puritan-war-on-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why We Let the School Shootings Continue :: Twenty years ago, my son was murdered at his college. I spent years arguing that we should view gun crime as a public health issue, but eventually I gave up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/why-we-let-the-school-shootings-continue.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: What Didn't Happen in Bethlehem :: It takes a strong imagination to approach Scripture literally.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/what-didnt-happen-in-bethlehem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The G.O.P.'s Existential Crisis :: This is worth repeating: We're not having a debt crisis. What we're having is a political crisis.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/krugman-the-gops-existential-crisis.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

15-Dec-2012 20:38

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Miliband urges 'integration' plan :: "Too little" has been done to integrate people who have settled in British society, Labour's leader says in a speech in south London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20715253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

'Casablanca' piano for sale :: If you love "Casablanca," here's your chance to play it again, and again, and again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/casablanca-piano-auction/index.html?eref�ition

New move to ban German far right :: Politicians in Germany ask the Constitutional Court to outlaw the far-right National Democratic Party, often accused of promoting neo-Nazi ideology.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20728552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China moon shot? :: Escalating tensions with the U.S. over its pivot to Asia, the Party's push to clean corruption in the wake of Bo Xilai and plans to land on the moon are trends to watch from Beijing in the next year, writes Kristie Lu Stout.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/world/asia/china-forecasts-stout/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. refuses to sign U.N. internet treaty :: The United States, along with the United Kingdom and Canada, is refusing to sign a United Nations treaty on telecommunications and the Internet that has been under negotiation for the past two weeks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/tech/web/un-internet-treaty/index.html?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 19:37

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Miliband urges 'integration' plan :: "Too little" has been done to integrate people who have settled in British society, Labour's leader says in a speech in south London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20715253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

'Casablanca' piano for sale :: If you love "Casablanca," here's your chance to play it again, and again, and again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/casablanca-piano-auction/index.html?eref�ition

Skiing: Svindal leads in World Cup :: Norwegian Aksel Lund Svindal continued his domination of the men's alpine skiing season with a convincing victory Friday in the men's World Cup super-G at Val Gardena.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/sport/skiing-svindal-wins-vonn-falls/index.html?eref�ition

New move to ban German far right :: Politicians in Germany ask the Constitutional Court to outlaw the far-right National Democratic Party, often accused of promoting neo-Nazi ideology.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20728552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China moon shot? :: Escalating tensions with the U.S. over its pivot to Asia, the Party's push to clean corruption in the wake of Bo Xilai and plans to land on the moon are trends to watch from Beijing in the next year, writes Kristie Lu Stout.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/world/asia/china-forecasts-stout/index.html?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 18:35

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A sick world: We live longer, with more pain and illness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oX7DDGJdqjE/us-global-idUSBRE8BC12K20121214

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police foil plot to kill Justin Bieber :: A convicted felon and his 23-year-old nephew might have plotted to murder pop singer Justin Bieber, police said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/us/justin-bieber-murder-plot/index.html?eref�ition

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Inflation hits 10-month low, sparks RBI rate cut hopes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZGPnzFC6Wi8/india-economy-inflation-idINDEE8BD03320121214

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Iran negotiator says not optimistic on nuclear talks with West - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFNGTgiJtT9nbCSrDF61c6Z7aDqdA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/14/nuclear-iran-idUSL4N09O3DJ20121214

Miliband urges 'integration' plan :: "Too little" has been done to integrate people who have settled in British society, Labour's leader says in a speech in south London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20715253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

Stevie Wonder surprises teen :: A teen singer gets a wondrous Stevie Wonder surprise when he opens his eyes. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/14/tsr-pkg-moos-teen-artist-stevie-wonder-surprise.cnn?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 18:35 School

LIVE UPDATES: Conn. School Shooting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i"7ed5ddbe9558855c3a26452679dada

Shooting School Has Sterling Reputation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i`669aca3ccedb2032bef7a0d44a5e52

Tips for Talking to Children About the Elementary School Mass Shooting :: Therapists who treat childhood trauma said on Friday that parents talking to their children about the mass shooting should address the news directly and soon.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/health/tips-for-talking-to-children-about-the-elementary-school-mass-shooting.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

20 Children Died in School Massacre :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�07c3d4300fc8ad552c9ea7da61cdf9

Timeline: Newtown, Conn., Elementary School Massacre :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ie28083ec017d512135fd55038a769b4

Op-Ed Contributor: Why We Let the School Shootings Continue :: Twenty years ago, my son was murdered at his college. I spent years arguing that we should view gun crime as a public health issue, but eventually I gave up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/why-we-let-the-school-shootings-continue.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sympathy for US School Shooting Stretches Globe :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i{77b496f550efdaf23cb35284905f57

Lyme-Old Lyme Schools Honor Roll - The Lymes, CT Patch - Patch.com :: http://thelymes.patch.com/articles/lyme-old-lyme-schools-honor-roll

Connecticut School Shooting: What to Tell Your Kids :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�f9819cb091673f0018713f45f9883a

LIVE UPDATES: Newtown, Conn., School Shooting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iUfe9984d03e231f2dd13407da6668a3


School

15-Dec-2012 17:34

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A sick world: We live longer, with more pain and illness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oX7DDGJdqjE/us-global-idUSBRE8BC12K20121214

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Iceland president: Let banks fail :: Iceland is pinning its hopes on the Arctic as Europe continues to suffer from high unemployment and faltering growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/iceland-recovery/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police foil plot to kill Justin Bieber :: A convicted felon and his 23-year-old nephew might have plotted to murder pop singer Justin Bieber, police said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/us/justin-bieber-murder-plot/index.html?eref�ition

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Obesity bigger threat than hunger :: Obesity is a bigger health crisis globally than hunger, and the leading cause of disabilities around the world, according to a new report published Thursday in the British medical journal The Lancet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/health/global-burden-report/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Inflation hits 10-month low, sparks RBI rate cut hopes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZGPnzFC6Wi8/india-economy-inflation-idINDEE8BD03320121214

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Miliband urges 'integration' plan :: "Too little" has been done to integrate people who have settled in British society, Labour's leader says in a speech in south London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20715253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition

'Doomsday tourism' in Mexico :: CNN's Nick Parker explores the "doomsday tourism" business that is thriving in Yucatan, Mexico as 2012 draws to a close.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/nick-parker-doomsday-tourism.cnn?eref�ition

Iceland's tourist trade booming :: The Arctic winter may be long and dark but one light still shines bright in the land of the midnight sun -- Iceland's booming tourist trade.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/travel/iceland-tourism-grimsson/index.html?eref�ition

15-Dec-2012 17:34 School

Connecticut Elementary School Shooting: Officials Ask Why :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i2bc435dd5f35cf6137e26a9a3085ed

Gunman Kills 20 Schoolchildren in Connecticut :: A man with no apparent motive, armed with semiautomatic pistols and a semiautomatic rifle, fatally shot 26 people inside a Newtown elementary school before taking his own life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/nyregion/shooting-reported-at-connecticut-elementary-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

LIVE UPDATES: Conn. School Shooting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i"7ed5ddbe9558855c3a26452679dada

Shooting School Has Sterling Reputation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i`669aca3ccedb2032bef7a0d44a5e52

Tips for Talking to Children About the Elementary School Mass Shooting :: Therapists who treat childhood trauma said on Friday that parents talking to their children about the mass shooting should address the news directly and soon.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/15/health/tips-for-talking-to-children-about-the-elementary-school-mass-shooting.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

20 Children Died in School Massacre :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�07c3d4300fc8ad552c9ea7da61cdf9

Timeline: Newtown, Conn., Elementary School Massacre :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ie28083ec017d512135fd55038a769b4

Op-Ed Contributor: Why We Let the School Shootings Continue :: Twenty years ago, my son was murdered at his college. I spent years arguing that we should view gun crime as a public health issue, but eventually I gave up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/14/opinion/why-we-let-the-school-shootings-continue.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Sympathy for US School Shooting Stretches Globe :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i{77b496f550efdaf23cb35284905f57

Lyme-Old Lyme Schools Honor Roll - The Lymes, CT Patch - Patch.com :: http://thelymes.patch.com/articles/lyme-old-lyme-schools-honor-roll

Connecticut School Shooting: What to Tell Your Kids :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�f9819cb091673f0018713f45f9883a

LIVE UPDATES: Newtown, Conn., School Shooting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iUfe9984d03e231f2dd13407da6668a3


School

15-Dec-2012 16:32

The women raped by guards in US prisons :: New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20586070#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man sells name for $45,500 :: Some people might give you the shirt off their back for free. Others might give you their last name -- for a fee.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/us-name-auction-sadler/index.html?eref�ition

Abuse not just in past - NSPCC :: The NSPCC launches an advertising campaign to remind people that child abuse is not just a 'historical' problem, following the Jimmy Savile scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20716300#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A sick world: We live longer, with more pain and illness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/oX7DDGJdqjE/us-global-idUSBRE8BC12K20121214

Japan's election: Is 'Abe trade' justified? :: Hopes that this weekend's Japanese election will deliver a major policy shift towards delivering higher growth and inflation have given the country's financial markets a long-overdue shot in the arm.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/12/business/japan-election-op-ed/index.html?eref�ition

North Korea leader comes of age :: Kim Jong Un, who it is believed is struggling to placate the military, scores with rocket launch. Paula Hancocks reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/hancocks-nkorea-coming-of-age.cnn?eref�ition

Review: 'Hobbit' a sluggish tale :: They say the longest journey starts with a single step.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/showbiz/movies/the-hobbit-review-charity/index.html?eref�ition

Iceland president: Let banks fail :: Iceland is pinning its hopes on the Arctic as Europe continues to suffer from high unemployment and faltering growth.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/business/iceland-recovery/index.html?eref�ition

Blaming immigrants for Greek woes :: Greece's Golden Dawn party says immigrants are to blame for the country's economic strife. CNN's Diana Magnay reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/14/dnt-magnay-greece-human-cost-immigrants.cnn?eref�ition

Review: Google vs. Apple maps :: CNN's Kristie Lu Stout compares the two apps side-by-side.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2012/12/14/lklv-stout-google-vs-apple-maps.cnn?eref�ition

Cheap vitamin D 'would boost health' :: Increasing access to cheap vitamin D supplements would improve the health of at-risk groups including children, experts say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20710028#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The subterranean story of the blind busker :: Whistling blind busker Mark Campbell went through a series of jobs before earning money from his music.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20700596#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police foil plot to kill Justin Bieber :: A convicted felon and his 23-year-old nephew might have plotted to murder pop singer Justin Bieber, police said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/us/justin-bieber-murder-plot/index.html?eref�ition

Construction output decline slows :: Output in the UK construction industry fell 5.1% in October, which was the smallest decline since February, official figures show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20723955#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can new technology fight jet lag? :: CNN's Ayesha Durgahee looks at how the hotel industry is trying to offer business travelers better sleep.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/13/business-traveller-durgahee-sleep-patterns-science.cnn?eref�ition

Kidnappers free Nigeria minister's mom :: The mother of Nigeria's Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has been released by her kidnappers, five days after she was seized from her home, Nigerian police said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/africa/nigeria-kidnap-release/index.html?eref�ition

Obesity bigger threat than hunger :: Obesity is a bigger health crisis globally than hunger, and the leading cause of disabilities around the world, according to a new report published Thursday in the British medical journal The Lancet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/health/global-burden-report/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian youth risks life for rescue :: A teenager slinks along the ground to rescue a woman shot by a sniper. "I thought, 'If I die, it's God's will I die next to this woman'," he tells Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/13/damon-syria-heroic-measures.cnn?eref�ition

Inflation hits 10-month low, sparks RBI rate cut hopes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZGPnzFC6Wi8/india-economy-inflation-idINDEE8BD03320121214

Russia's Syria stance 'unchanged' :: Russia insists its position on Syria remains unchanged, a day after its deputy foreign minister said the Syrian government was losing control.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20724959#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stalking apps' face ban in US :: A US Senate committee approves a bill which would outlaw the sale of apps designed for the purpose of stalking.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20726807#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Emin and Hockney give works to Queen :: Tracey Emin, David Hockney and Grayson Perry give works to the Queen to mark her Diamond Jubilee.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20724779#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 14 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 14 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20724919#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reservoirs 'can affect rainfall' :: Researchers say large man-made reservoirs can increase the intensity of rainfall and can affect the effectiveness of flood defences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20663875#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Miliband urges 'integration' plan :: "Too little" has been done to integrate people who have settled in British society, Labour's leader says in a speech in south London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20715253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Man jailed in Politkovskaya case :: A former Russian police officer is jailed for 11 years for his role in the murder of prominent journalist Anna Politkovskaya.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20726937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Deeper eurozone union 'agreed' :: EU leaders have agreed on a roadmap for eurozone integration beyond the deal on centralised banking supervision, Germany's Chancellor Merkel says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20725001#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New target for Bank of England? :: A new target for the Bank of England?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-20727291#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Refugee figures 'far from truth' :: Half a million have registered as refugees -- but one Red Cross worker says the true figure is far higher as many are scared to register.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/13/opinion/syria-unreported-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Arab unrest: Is law now for the people? :: Egypt's constitutional crisis is just the latest chapter in a long-running ideological struggle in the Middle East.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/14/world/meast/constitutional-crisis-history/index.html?eref�ition