Friday, December 28, 2012

28-Dec-2012 23:47

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The year in pictures 2012 :: The pictures that made the headlines in 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20770268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Experts make predictions for 2013 :: BBC experts predict next year's big stories
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20810104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nicaragua volcano spews ash :: Authorities urge residents near Nicaragua's towering San Cristobal volcano to evacuate after it spews ash and smoke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/27/sotvo-nicaragua-volcano.cnn?eref�ition

VIDEO: 2012 in 201.2 seconds :: From a royal jubilee, to a royal baby. From drought to flood. Into recession and out again. Elections, protests and of course, the Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20798479#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2012 23:47 10

Lack of AMT fix could delay 100 million tax returns :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/P4C3IOODclY/index.html

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

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

Unwelcome Exposure :: The Irish Travelers dwell in a mysterious parallel universe, temporarily invaded by one mother's scandal
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1003381,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

The Brain: The Mystery of Consciousness :: You exist, right? Prove it. How 100 billion jabbering neurons create the knowledge--or illusion--that you're here
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1580394,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Lenore Skenazy: Helicopter Parents, Meet Helicopter Pet-Owning :: You can't be too careful. Avoid dog parks—they're like poorly supervised playdates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578144870641691746.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fiscal talks conclude as Obama makes no new offer - NBCNews.com :: http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2012/12/28/16217108-fiscal-talks-conclude-as-obama-makes-no-new-offer?lite

NY woman charged in connection to guns used in firefighter shooting - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/world/n-y-woman-charged-in-connection-to-guns-used-in-firefighter-shooting-1.1094505

Mother reunited with abducted girl - WalesOnline :: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/uk-news/2012/12/28/mother-reunited-with-abducted-girl-91466-32510004/

A47 crash: Girls aged 7 and 10 killed as car careers off road in latest Christmas ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2254031/A47-crash-Sisters-aged-7-10-killed-fathers-new-lover-crashes-car-Christmas-visit-ends-tragedy-trip-cinema.html

Nick Stahl arrested for alleged 'lewd act' - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D91681


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28-Dec-2012 22:46

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Haig Wanted to Tell Argentina U.K.'s Falklands Plans - Bloomberg :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGZbgUEG1fjXCkYC4iEu8LzaUT6cQ&url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-28/haig-wanted-to-tell-argentina-u-k-s-falklands-plans.html

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The year in pictures 2012 :: The pictures that made the headlines in 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20770268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Experts make predictions for 2013 :: BBC experts predict next year's big stories
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20810104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nicaragua volcano spews ash :: Authorities urge residents near Nicaragua's towering San Cristobal volcano to evacuate after it spews ash and smoke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/27/sotvo-nicaragua-volcano.cnn?eref�ition

28-Dec-2012 22:46 10

Lack of AMT fix could delay 100 million tax returns :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/P4C3IOODclY/index.html

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

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

Letterman: Leno the Most Insecure :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�3c5710f68f392244803ec30f30b959

Unwelcome Exposure :: The Irish Travelers dwell in a mysterious parallel universe, temporarily invaded by one mother's scandal
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1003381,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

The Brain: The Mystery of Consciousness :: You exist, right? Prove it. How 100 billion jabbering neurons create the knowledge--or illusion--that you're here
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1580394,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Lenore Skenazy: Helicopter Parents, Meet Helicopter Pet-Owning :: You can't be too careful. Avoid dog parks—they're like poorly supervised playdates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324469304578144870641691746.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Angry Man City Visit Norwich, United Ambush West Brom - The Guardian Nigeria :: http://www.ngrguardiannews.com/index.php?option%3Dcom_content%26view%3Darticle%26id%3D108942:angry-man-city-visit-norwich-united-ambush-west-brom%26catid%3D58:abroad%26Itemid%3D623

Shakira's baby prank - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D91678

Documents reveal links between sex-abuser Savile and Thatcher - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10856440

Jessica Simpson Flaunts Figure in Hawaii :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b24eab9b9e1a9d33410472e52e9acb


10

28-Dec-2012 21:45

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Haig Wanted to Tell Argentina U.K.'s Falklands Plans - Bloomberg :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGZbgUEG1fjXCkYC4iEu8LzaUT6cQ&url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-12-28/haig-wanted-to-tell-argentina-u-k-s-falklands-plans.html

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The year in pictures 2012 :: The pictures that made the headlines in 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20770268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Experts make predictions for 2013 :: BBC experts predict next year's big stories
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20810104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nicaragua volcano spews ash :: Authorities urge residents near Nicaragua's towering San Cristobal volcano to evacuate after it spews ash and smoke.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/27/sotvo-nicaragua-volcano.cnn?eref�ition

28-Dec-2012 21:45 Things

Things

28-Dec-2012 20:44

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Thatcher urged to steal French-made Exocet missiles during Falklands war - The Guardian :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFSWXeCyYh77a_y3lLySIWFs4kiow&url=http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/dec/28/thatcher-exocet-missiles-falklands-war

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Look back at 2012 with CNN :: A look back at the moments that shaped CNN International's news coverage in 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/24/international-website-news-2012.cnn?eref�ition

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The year in pictures 2012 :: The pictures that made the headlines in 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20770268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Experts make predictions for 2013 :: BBC experts predict next year's big stories
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20810104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2012 20:44 Man

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

Eat, Drink, Be Nice: Teaching Children Manners :: Etiquette courses are springing up for parents who no longer have the stomach or time to teach children manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/27/garden/eat-drink-be-nice-teaching-children-manners.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Russian Orphans in U.S.: When Adopted Kids Can't Adapt :: Many U.S. parents of neglected Russian orphans hope love will conquer all. But what happens when love is not enough?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1997439,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Personal Health: With Help Here and There, Preserving Independence in Old Age :: Many older people need outside help long before they require round-the-clock care. Many assistance and housing alternatives have rapidly sprung up to meet this demand.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/24/staying-independent-in-old-age-with-a-little-help/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Borderline Personality Disorder: Mental Illness on Rise? :: People with borderline personality disorder are some of psychology's hardest cases. Many commit suicide. But recent treatment advances are unlocking what was once a mystery illness
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1870491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Man pushed on NY subway track, dies - Indian Express :: http://www.indianexpress.com/news/man-pushed-on-ny-subway-track-dies/1051629/

Man Killed After Being Pushed in Front of NY Subway :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�ad25d29b5338156e66ba70d8332e32

Man Fatally Pushed in Front of Subway :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i%05528713e1450f0ab52919b92ed1a7

Man pushed to death on New York subway :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hbo4IiZrkFI/us-usa-newyork-subway-idUSBRE8BR09320121228

Man Is Pushed to His Death Under Train in Queens :: The police say a woman in her early 20s shoved the victim into the path of a No. 7 train at the 40th Street-Lowery Street subway station on Thursday night.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/28/nyregion/man-is-pushed-to-his-death-under-train-in-queens.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Man

28-Dec-2012 19:43

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Sister of drug baron shot dead :: The sister and widow of two Colombian drug barons from the Norte del Valle cartel is shot dead in the northeast of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20855809#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US snow storm claims more lives :: Sixteen people have been reported killed by a severe snow storm moving through the north-eastern US after disrupting Christmas in the Midwest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20852774#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Look back at 2012 with CNN :: A look back at the moments that shaped CNN International's news coverage in 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/24/international-website-news-2012.cnn?eref�ition

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The year in pictures 2012 :: The pictures that made the headlines in 2012
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20770268#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2012 19:43 Man

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

Eat, Drink, Be Nice: Teaching Children Manners :: Etiquette courses are springing up for parents who no longer have the stomach or time to teach children manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/27/garden/eat-drink-be-nice-teaching-children-manners.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Russian Orphans in U.S.: When Adopted Kids Can't Adapt :: Many U.S. parents of neglected Russian orphans hope love will conquer all. But what happens when love is not enough?
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1997439,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Personal Health: With Help Here and There, Preserving Independence in Old Age :: Many older people need outside help long before they require round-the-clock care. Many assistance and housing alternatives have rapidly sprung up to meet this demand.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/12/24/staying-independent-in-old-age-with-a-little-help/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Borderline Personality Disorder: Mental Illness on Rise? :: People with borderline personality disorder are some of psychology's hardest cases. Many commit suicide. But recent treatment advances are unlocking what was once a mystery illness
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1870491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson fires back after criticism over referee ... - National Post :: http://sports.nationalpost.com/2012/12/28/manchester-united-manager-alex-ferguson-fires-back-after-criticism-over-referee-confrontation/

Man Killed After Being Pushed in Front of NY Subway :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�ad25d29b5338156e66ba70d8332e32

Man Fatally Pushed in Front of Subway :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i%05528713e1450f0ab52919b92ed1a7

Man pushed to death on New York subway :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hbo4IiZrkFI/us-usa-newyork-subway-idUSBRE8BR09320121228

Man Is Pushed to His Death Under Train in Queens :: The police say a woman in her early 20s shoved the victim into the path of a No. 7 train at the 40th Street-Lowery Street subway station on Thursday night.
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/12/28/nyregion/man-is-pushed-to-his-death-under-train-in-queens.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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28-Dec-2012 18:43

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

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

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

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

Instagram changes language :: After days of intense backlash from users over changes to its terms of service and privacy policy, photo-sharing service Instagram has backtracked. On Thursday, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom said the company was switching one section of its updated terms of service back to its original text.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/social-media/instagram-terms-backtrack/index.html?eref�ition

Are pay phones making a comeback? :: As a symbol of communication, refuge or romantic longing, the pay phone is an enduring cultural icon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/20/tech/innovation/pay-phone-comeback/index.html?eref�ition

Apparently This Matters: Meggings :: GQ summed it up with one word: "No."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/21/tech/social-media/apparently-this-matters-meggings/index.html?eref�ition

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

Security forces killed in Pakistan raids :: Militants in Pakistan killed two security forces and abducted 21 others in an assault on two military camps Thursday, a government official told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-taliban-capture/index.html?eref�ition

Blast at Ukraine university kills one :: A 62-year-old man was killed and two others were injured Thursday in a blast at a medical university in Ukraine, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/europe/ukraine-blast/index.html?eref�ition

Bhutto son steps into political spotlight :: The son of the late Benazir Bhutto is expected to launch his political career Thursday in a speech that will mark the fifth anniversary of the former Pakistan prime minister's assassination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/world/asia/pakistan-bhutto-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

2013: America on cusp of social change :: Frida Ghitis says that after years in which conservative views dominated the nation, there's now majority support for many progressive stances
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/ghitis-2013-social-change/index.html?eref�ition

Egypt opposition incitement probe :: Egypt's public prosecutor orders an inquiry into top opposition leaders over allegations they "incited the overthrow" of President Morsi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20854953#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S.: Whale to be buried in sand dunes :: A 60-foot-long finback whale that washed ashore in the Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens is believed to be dead, according to the Riverhead Foundation, a Long Island-based marine research and preservation group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/ny-beached-whale/index.html?eref�ition

NRA clarifies stance on arming schools :: Facing widespread outrage over the National Rifle Association's response to the Newtown, Connecticut, school massacre, the group's president Thursday tried to clarify, saying that schools should decide for themselves how to protect their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/us/nra-president-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Sister of drug baron shot dead :: The sister and widow of two Colombian drug barons from the Norte del Valle cartel is shot dead in the northeast of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-20855809#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. environmental chief to step down :: Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson will step down after the president's January State of the Union speech, the agency said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/politics/epa-administrator-resignation/index.html?eref�ition

8 travel resolutions for 2013 :: Those of us who love travel know it can be a life changer. Since making resolutions is de rigueur this time of year, why not resolve to take steps that lead to adventurous and memorable trips all year long?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/travel/travel-resolutions/index.html?eref�ition

2013: A year for big issues in the courts :: What will we see in 2013?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/27/opinion/toobin-law-2013/index.html?eref�ition

BBC to be clearer on wildlife shots :: New BBC wildlife series Africa will make it clear when animals were filmed in controlled conditions, after criticism of the Frozen Planet series.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-20850131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US snow storm claims more lives :: Sixteen people have been reported killed by a severe snow storm moving through the north-eastern US after disrupting Christmas in the Midwest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20852774#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Girls 'still seen as homemakers' :: Girls are being brought up to believe that raising children is more important than their ambitions, the head of the Girls' Schools Association has said.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20852274#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Supergrass: 'I had to give up my life' :: ''Paul" was the inside man on a major robbery and turned supergrass after confessing to police. He gave evidence against co-conspirators, was relocated and given a new identity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20854478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Snowstorm hits US :: Snow storm in north-eastern US states
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-20849242#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Look back at 2012 with CNN :: A look back at the moments that shaped CNN International's news coverage in 2012.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2012/12/24/international-website-news-2012.cnn?eref�ition

Top U.S. political viral videos of 2012 :: We pick out the top politically-themed viral videos that came out and made an impact in 2012
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2012/12/27/exp-erin-viral-videos.cnn?eref�ition

Our job to anchor coalition - Clegg :: The Liberal Democrats will continue to "anchor the coalition in the centre ground", leader Nick Clegg says in a New Year message to party members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20855046#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Labour 'will help the forgotten' :: Ed Miliband says Labour will speak up for the UK's "forgotten" wealth-creators and young people, as he outlines party plans in his New Year message.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20851329#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa