Thursday, December 20, 2012

20-Dec-2012 23:38

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition

On gun control, look to Biden :: Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza says the vice president, who shepherded the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act through the Senate, is the right man to lead new gun control efforts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/buckwalter-poza-biden/index.html?eref�ition

20-Dec-2012 23:38 10

Connecticut Victims: 'Bubbly,' 'Joyful' Children, Principal :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10838d5063cac9c57428abaf2d1bfc

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

You -- Yes, You -- Are TIME's Person of the Year :: In 2006, the World Wide Web became a tool for bringing together the small contributions of millions of people and making them matter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1570810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Sandy Hook Survivors: School Restart Date Set - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1028399

Merck Cholesterol Drug Fails in Study - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324461604578191363662147472.html

China Arrests Nearly 1000 Doomsday Cult Members - Slate Magazine (blog) :: http://www.slate.com/blogs/trending/2012/12/20/china_apocalypse_arrests_nearly_1_000_detained_from_almighty_god_cult.html

AP Source: Jets will consider options with Sanchez - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/APebd5ea93883e4a9294e5b93e10fa823a.html

Cancer Boy Mum's Treatment Fight: Ruling Due - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1028024/cancer-boy-mums-treatment-fight-ruling-due

Virginia Tech Survivor Fights Back Against Guns :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i 0d0310a94d2368fed436fbb16384fd

Lostprophets frontman charged over child rape plot - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10855478

Flood Defences Pushed To Limit As More Rain Due - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1028153/flood-defences-pushed-to-limit-as-more-rain-due

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Kings Park: Old Mental Asylums Shed Light on Newtown Crisis :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�c46b7a9e116bd2ff8fa10c1c4337b2

Berkshire Hathaway repurchases $1.2 billion in stock - Denver Post :: http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_22181044/berkshire-hathaway-repurchases-1-2-billion-stock

Stocks erase gain as optimism about Fed stimulus fades - San Diego Source (subscription) :: http://www.sddt.com/Commentary/article.cfm?Commentary_ID%3D10%26SourceCode%3D20121212ff%26_t%3DStocks%2Berase%2Bgain%2Bas%2Boptimism%2Bsbout%2BFed%2Bstimulus%2Bfades

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

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

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

Early Success and Its Enemies :: The novelist Martin Amis has been famous almost since birth. But his celebrity has long increased out of proportion to the quality of his books. Adam Kirsch reviews "Martin Amis: The Biography" by Richard Bradford.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578149304027759438.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


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20-Dec-2012 22:38

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition

On gun control, look to Biden :: Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza says the vice president, who shepherded the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act through the Senate, is the right man to lead new gun control efforts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/buckwalter-poza-biden/index.html?eref�ition

20-Dec-2012 22:38 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Revolt of the Cliff Dwellers :: Something akin to a high-stakes poker game, rabid ferrets, a surprise Plan B. These fiscal-cliff negotiations have it all!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/collins-revolt-of-the-cliff-dwellers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Looking for Lessons in Newtown :: When I made a case for tighter gun control, some passionate readers had a few bones to pick. Now for some counterpoints.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/kristof-looking-for-lessons-in-newtown.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: On Guns, America Stands Out :: Raw data shows how shamefully we measure up against other countries in gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/blow-on-guns-america-stands-out.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The N.R.A. Protection Racket :: Republican politicians have been bullied by gun lobbyists for far too long.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/the-nra-protection-racket.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

20-Dec-2012 21:36

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition

On gun control, look to Biden :: Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza says the vice president, who shepherded the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act through the Senate, is the right man to lead new gun control efforts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/buckwalter-poza-biden/index.html?eref�ition

20-Dec-2012 21:36 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

You -- Yes, You -- Are TIME's Person of the Year :: In 2006, the World Wide Web became a tool for bringing together the small contributions of millions of people and making them matter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1570810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Lostprophets frontman charged over child rape plot - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10855478

Five new planets detected 12 light years away: Report - Toronto Star :: http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/1305105--five-new-plants-detected-12-light-years-away-report

NYSE Euronext sold for US$8.2b - Stuff.co.nz :: http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/world/8108054/NYSE-Euronext-sold-for-US-8-2b

Flood Defences Pushed To Limit As More Rain Due - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1028153/flood-defences-pushed-to-limit-as-more-rain-due

Advertisement: :: http://ads.pheedo.com/click.phdo?s7967b30d8d69e519af08fceed36be3&p=4

Kings Park: Old Mental Asylums Shed Light on Newtown Crisis :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�c46b7a9e116bd2ff8fa10c1c4337b2

Virginia Tech Survivor Fights Back Against Guns :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i 0d0310a94d2368fed436fbb16384fd

Berkshire Hathaway repurchases $1.2 billion in stock - Denver Post :: http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_22181044/berkshire-hathaway-repurchases-1-2-billion-stock

Stocks erase gain as optimism about Fed stimulus fades - San Diego Source (subscription) :: http://www.sddt.com/Commentary/article.cfm?Commentary_ID%3D10%26SourceCode%3D20121212ff%26_t%3DStocks%2Berase%2Bgain%2Bas%2Boptimism%2Bsbout%2BFed%2Bstimulus%2Bfades

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

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

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

Early Success and Its Enemies :: The novelist Martin Amis has been famous almost since birth. But his celebrity has long increased out of proportion to the quality of his books. Adam Kirsch reviews "Martin Amis: The Biography" by Richard Bradford.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578149304027759438.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Firms Flock to Newly Opened Myanmar :: From global multinationals to one-man entrepreneurs, businesses are abuzz over what may be one of the world's last great—but hardly stable—business frontiers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443749204578050773460553586.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Italy Front-Runner Vows Steady Hand :: Pier Luigi Bersani, the center-left politician tipped in polls as Italy's next leader, pledged to uphold his country's economic commitments to Europe and not dismantle the current government's overhauls, if he is elected.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578169271671402946.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


10

20-Dec-2012 20:35

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition

On gun control, look to Biden :: Rebecca Buckwalter-Poza says the vice president, who shepherded the 1994 Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act through the Senate, is the right man to lead new gun control efforts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/buckwalter-poza-biden/index.html?eref�ition

20-Dec-2012 20:35 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: On Guns, America Stands Out :: Raw data shows how shamefully we measure up against other countries in gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/blow-on-guns-america-stands-out.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Asians: Too Smart for Their Own Good? :: Elite colleges have implicit quotas for Asian-Americans, just as they once did for Jews.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/asians-too-smart-for-their-own-good.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Revolt of the Cliff Dwellers :: Something akin to a high-stakes poker game, rabid ferrets, a surprise Plan B. These fiscal-cliff negotiations have it all!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/collins-revolt-of-the-cliff-dwellers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The N.R.A. Protection Racket :: Republican politicians have been bullied by gun lobbyists for far too long.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/the-nra-protection-racket.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Looking for Lessons in Newtown :: When I made a case for tighter gun control, some passionate readers had a few bones to pick. Now for some counterpoints.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/20/opinion/kristof-looking-for-lessons-in-newtown.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

20-Dec-2012 19:34

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. fungal meningitis outbreak could have been much worse: CDC :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BrOprVd2hRQ/us-usa-meningitis-cdc-idUSBRE8BI1MR20121219

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition

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Connecticut Victims: 'Bubbly,' 'Joyful' Children, Principal :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�10838d5063cac9c57428abaf2d1bfc

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

You -- Yes, You -- Are TIME's Person of the Year :: In 2006, the World Wide Web became a tool for bringing together the small contributions of millions of people and making them matter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1570810,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Kiwi mum continues cancer court battle - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1%26objectid%3D10855458

Annie Dookhan pleads not guilty and gets 10 pm curfew after lawyer says social ... - Boston.com :: http://www.boston.com/metrodesk/2012/12/20/annie-dookhan-pleads-not-guilty-and-gets-curfew-after-lawyer-says-social-life-impacted-case/ao7zjRS7G1MozQMSrpAjBI/story.html

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Kings Park: Old Mental Asylums Shed Light on Newtown Crisis :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�c46b7a9e116bd2ff8fa10c1c4337b2

Virginia Tech Survivor Fights Back Against Guns :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i 0d0310a94d2368fed436fbb16384fd

Berkshire Hathaway repurchases $1.2 billion in stock - Denver Post :: http://www.denverpost.com/business/ci_22181044/berkshire-hathaway-repurchases-1-2-billion-stock

Stocks erase gain as optimism about Fed stimulus fades - San Diego Source (subscription) :: http://www.sddt.com/Commentary/article.cfm?Commentary_ID%3D10%26SourceCode%3D20121212ff%26_t%3DStocks%2Berase%2Bgain%2Bas%2Boptimism%2Bsbout%2BFed%2Bstimulus%2Bfades

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

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

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

Early Success and Its Enemies :: The novelist Martin Amis has been famous almost since birth. But his celebrity has long increased out of proportion to the quality of his books. Adam Kirsch reviews "Martin Amis: The Biography" by Richard Bradford.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578149304027759438.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Firms Flock to Newly Opened Myanmar :: From global multinationals to one-man entrepreneurs, businesses are abuzz over what may be one of the world's last great—but hardly stable—business frontiers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390443749204578050773460553586.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

Italy Front-Runner Vows Steady Hand :: Pier Luigi Bersani, the center-left politician tipped in polls as Italy's next leader, pledged to uphold his country's economic commitments to Europe and not dismantle the current government's overhauls, if he is elected.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578169271671402946.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

They Know What You're Shopping For :: "You're looking at the premium package, right?" Companies today are increasingly tying people's real-life identities to their online browsing habits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324784404578143144132736214.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe


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20-Dec-2012 18:33

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

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

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

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

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

In pictures: Pilgrims arrive for India's Kumbh Mela :: Pilgrims arriving in the Indian city of Allahabad
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-20352526#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

In pictures: Connecticut school shooting :: Pictures from the Connecticut town of Newtown
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20730883#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

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: Life on the edge for Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa :: Lives of Brazil's Guarani-Kaiowa people
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20679637#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. fungal meningitis outbreak could have been much worse: CDC :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BrOprVd2hRQ/us-usa-meningitis-cdc-idUSBRE8BI1MR20121219

Videogames under fire, Hollywood lays low after school shooting :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AeP328U67H8/us-usa-shooting-connecticut-entertainmen-idUSBRE8BI1LU20121219

Huge dock washes ashore in U.S. park :: A massive dock, possibly debris from the March 2011 tsunami that struck Japan, has washed ashore in Washington state's Olympic National Park.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/us/washington-tsunami-dock/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter launches archive tool :: Having trouble remembering how you worded that awesomely clever late-night Twitter post from last New Year's Eve?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/tech/social-media/twitter-archive-your-tweets/index.html?eref�ition

DREAMers are pushing their luck :: Ruben Navarrette says with their many demands, many of the young undocumented immigrants brought here as kids are turning people against them, hurting the chances for broad immigration reform
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/19/opinion/navarette-dreamers/index.html?eref�ition