Sunday, December 23, 2012

23-Dec-2012 23:49

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

Teacher fears parents' violence :: A head teacher attacked by the father of a pupil at a Swindon school says all staff and students are at risk from stressed parents.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811093#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCESS QUIZ ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/food-waste-quiz/index.html?eref�ition

23-Dec-2012 23:49 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bloomberg, LaPierre and the Void :: Where are the alternatives to centrist arrogance and right-wing folly?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/douthat-bloomberg-lapierre-and-the-void.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Father's Journey on Gay Marriage :: Dad didn't know what to make of me. That was long ago.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/bruni-a-fathers-journey-on-gay-marriage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 22:48

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

Teacher fears parents' violence :: A head teacher attacked by the father of a pupil at a Swindon school says all staff and students are at risk from stressed parents.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811093#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Dec-2012 22:48 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bloomberg, LaPierre and the Void :: Where are the alternatives to centrist arrogance and right-wing folly?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/douthat-bloomberg-lapierre-and-the-void.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Father's Journey on Gay Marriage :: Dad didn't know what to make of me. That was long ago.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/bruni-a-fathers-journey-on-gay-marriage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 21:47

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

Teacher fears parents' violence :: A head teacher attacked by the father of a pupil at a Swindon school says all staff and students are at risk from stressed parents.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811093#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Dec-2012 21:47 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Bloomberg, LaPierre and the Void :: Where are the alternatives to centrist arrogance and right-wing folly?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/douthat-bloomberg-lapierre-and-the-void.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 20:46

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

Teacher fears parents' violence :: A head teacher attacked by the father of a pupil at a Swindon school says all staff and students are at risk from stressed parents.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811093#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Dec-2012 20:46 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Bloomberg, LaPierre and the Void :: Where are the alternatives to centrist arrogance and right-wing folly?
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/douthat-bloomberg-lapierre-and-the-void.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Guns, Smoke and Mirrors :: The National Rifle Association blames gun violence on everything except the proliferation of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/blow-guns-smoke-and-mirrors.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 19:47

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Children's shows ending on BBC One :: Programmes for children will no longer be shown on BBC One after Friday, as they move to digital channel only broadcasts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20809627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

23-Dec-2012 18:43

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Mandela has "steadily improved": Zuma - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGP-x7vPAToUIxFOp_uBccytElWwA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/21/us-safrica-mandela-idUSBRE8BJ11W20121221

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Children's shows ending on BBC One :: Programmes for children will no longer be shown on BBC One after Friday, as they move to digital channel only broadcasts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20809627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Syria military 'continuing to fire Scud-type missiles' - BBC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEEMx9y-FsFV6_5UiGGJF0vuVKzIA&url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808775

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

23-Dec-2012 18:43 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: When Bahrain Said: Get Lost :: Bahrain, our ally, is so determined to keep its repression from making headlines that it keeps American journalists, including yours truly, out of the country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/kristof-when-bahrain-said-get-lost.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Guns, Smoke and Mirrors :: The National Rifle Association blames gun violence on everything except the proliferation of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/blow-guns-smoke-and-mirrors.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 17:43

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Children's shows ending on BBC One :: Programmes for children will no longer be shown on BBC One after Friday, as they move to digital channel only broadcasts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20809627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition

23-Dec-2012 17:43 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: When Bahrain Said: Get Lost :: Bahrain, our ally, is so determined to keep its repression from making headlines that it keeps American journalists, including yours truly, out of the country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/kristof-when-bahrain-said-get-lost.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: From Apocalypse to Dystopia :: The N.R.A. solves the puzzle on gun violence: it's the media's fault.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/23/opinion/sunday/dowd-from-apocalypse-to-dystopia.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Guns, Smoke and Mirrors :: The National Rifle Association blames gun violence on everything except the proliferation of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/blow-guns-smoke-and-mirrors.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Guns and Their Makers :: It's a little late for the firms behind the gun manufacturers to have a conscience after reaping all those profits.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/nocera-guns-and-their-makers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: We Wish You a Gun-Free Christmas :: Did that National Rifle Association press conference have you wondering if the world had imploded per the Mayan calendar after all? No wonder!
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/22/opinion/collins-we-wish-you-a-gun-free-christmas.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Dec-2012 16:42

Crime check red tape abolished :: New free "portable" background checks on people who help out in schools and clubs have been outlined by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20796686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Trojan horse 'eliminates' cancer :: An experimental 'Trojan-horse' cancer therapy has completely eliminated prostate cancer in experiments on mice, according to UK researchers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20795977#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters accused of beatings :: At least 49 men were beaten and detained for up to 17 hours allegedly by supporters of President Mohamed Morsy during deadly clashes near the presidential palace in Cairo on December 5, human rights activists say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/africa/egypt-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Open Mic: Israel on gun violence :: Israelis compare the gun culture in their own country and compare it with the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/20/open-mic-israel-gun-control.cnn?eref�ition

Women's career advice for 2013 :: As we prepare to welcome a new year, women share plans to improve their work lives in 2013. Here are some of our favorite resolutions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/business/women-new-year-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

Why Facebook needs Instagram :: Douglas Rushkoff says our first instinct is to protest Instagram's new terms of servic, but we should realize that Facebook paid a billion dollars for the site and needs to earn money in return
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/opinion/rushkoff-instagram-users/index.html?eref�ition

King Herod 'stars' in Israeli exhibition :: Fred Pleitgen on the first museum exhibit on the biblical ruler of Judea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pleitgen-israel-herod-exhibit.cnn?eref�ition

Your pictures of 2012 :: A selection of the best readers' photos
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20710231#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Fish man' entices ladies with song :: A man who sells fish makes a hit music video singing "Come on ladies, come on ladies! One pound fish."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2012/12/21/fish-man-entices-ladies-with-sexy-song-mclaughlin.cnn?eref�ition

American wins Miss Universe :: For the first time in 15 years, an American has won the Miss Universe pageant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/showbiz/miss-universe/index.html?eref�ition

Inside the mind of a killer :: Doctor Jim Fallon has spent decades studying brain scans and says he's found a pattern in killer's brain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/21/exp-erin-exploring-the-brain-of-a-killer-psychopathic-patterns-james-fallon.cnn?eref�ition

Testing the limits of Myanmar reform :: A new era of openness has spread hope and anxiety among journalists at home and abroad, The Irrawaddy's editor Aung Zaw writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/myanmar-reforms-caution/index.html?eref�ition

Children's shows ending on BBC One :: Programmes for children will no longer be shown on BBC One after Friday, as they move to digital channel only broadcasts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20809627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Richard Quest's guide to diamonds :: CNN's Richard Quest provides a buyer's guide to diamond shopping this holiday season.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/20/qmb-quest-guide-diamonds.cnn?eref�ition

Following Syria's loyalist troops :: ITN's Alex Thomson gains rare access to accompany the Syrian army in Daraya.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/pkg-thomson-syria-troops.itn?eref�ition

Poll: Singaporeans unhappiest people :: Perhaps money can't buy happiness. A recent Gallup report shows that Singapore's wealthy population is the unhappiest -- less happy than the populations of Iraq, Haiti, Afghanistan, and Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/world/asia/singapore-least-happy/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Maya calendar ends :: Ceremonies and parties across the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20810686#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 21 December 2012 :: 24 hours of news photos: 21 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20809929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New York's luxury pet hotel :: CNN's Maggie Lake reports on a luxurious hotel in New York City with spa services geared towards four-legged customers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/lake-ny-hotel-for-dogs.cnn?eref�ition

Is Clinton's legacy under threat? :: If outgoing U.S. Secretary of State Clinton runs for the presidency, the Benghazi attacks are likely to have an impact, experts say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/politics/benghazi-report-clinton-legacy/index.html?eref�ition

Iraq minister denounces arrests :: Iraq's Sunni finance minister condemns raids on his home and office, as 10 of his bodyguards are reportedly accused of terrorism-related offences.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20808769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dozens die in Ukraine cold snap :: At least 83 people have died in Ukraine from the severe cold spell gripping the country, health officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20809898#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Stonehenge solstice :: 5,000 people mark the winter solstice
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-wiltshire-20811844#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What Obama can learn from Lincoln :: Frida Ghitis says "Lincoln" is brilliant because it shows that the path of virtue is paved with morally ambiguous choices.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/opinion/ghitis-lincoln-presidency/index.html?eref�ition

Your messages for Aesha :: The evolving story of Aesha, disfigured by the Taliban and featured on TIME's cover, has captivated the world. CNN showcases your tributes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/us/reactions-aesha-surgery/index.html?eref�ition

World's craziest crazy golf course? :: It's crazy golf on an insane scale -- a putting green swimming in a giant bowl of noodles and chopsticks, the Great Wall of China for a hazard, a fairway threading through Mayan ruins and a panda-themed hole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/sport/golf/golf-china-crazy-golf-mission-hills/index.html?eref�ition

Your best moments of 2012 :: For some it was an exhilarating holiday to an exotic place, finding new love or conquering their greatest fear. For others, it was witnessing an historic event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/world/your-best-moment-2012/index.html?eref�ition

World's most Christmassy places :: If your Christmas is too often one of tacky decorations, over-cooked turkey and bitter family feuds, now may be the time to put the baubles back in the attic and plan yourself a yuletide getaway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/11/travel/celebrates-top-10-christmas-destinations/index.html?eref�ition

Austerity: Saving Italy's history :: Italy's austerity measures causing closure of archaeological sites. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2012/12/21/wedeman-italy-austerity-archaeological-sites.cnn?eref�ition

Mom finds snakes in son's room :: An Australian boy collected a nest of eggs into a container, then his mom found them hatched into deadly snakes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/21/dnt-snake-eggs-in-a-closet.nine-network?eref�ition