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.
US 'fiscal cliff' Bill passed by House of Representatives - Zee News :: http://zeenews.india.com/business/news/international/us-fiscal-cliff-bill-passed-by-house-of-representatives_67310.html
With final vote, Congress resolves "fiscal cliff" drama :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mUUcsHHskoU/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20130102
After fiscal win, Obama warns Congress on debt fight :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Pl-5G6Yrfxs/us-usa-fiscal-obama-idUSBRE8BT04S20130102
Obama resumes Hawaii vacation after "fiscal cliff" bill passes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/vxERbho_nw8/us-usa-fiscal-obama-hawaii-idUSBRE90103220130102
Obama resumes Hawaii vacation after 'fiscal cliff' bill passes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ljObEMWULcM/usa-fiscal-obama-hawaii-idUSL1E9C207B20130102
Asia stocks at five-month high as fiscal cliff crisis ends :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/i8oljnX48tk/us-markets-global-idUSBRE88901C20130102
Signs of Change in Kim Jong-un's New Year's Speech - The Chosun Ilbo :: http://english.chosun.com/site/data/html_dir/2013/01/02/2013010201050.html
PM: G8 Summit 'Must Tackle Tax Avoidance' - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1032325
Anderson Cooper, Kathy Griffin double down debasing CNN brand two nights ... - Baltimore Sun (blog) :: http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/tv/z-on-tv-blog/bal-anderson-cooper-kathy-griffin-crotch-stupidity-20130101,0,813885.story
Walter S. Mossberg answers readers' questions about technology - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323320404578213380013203010.html
ESPN's Hannah Storm Returns After Accident :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�471300de52edb1b51f3fb1073eb798
House Republicans balk at "fiscal cliff" deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/x6LelFyHcXk/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20130101
Education: Shall I Die? Shall I Fly . . . :: A U.S. scholar claims discovery of a poem by Shakespeare
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.
The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Republican Tax Panic :: The GOP should negotiate with Obama, not each other.
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.
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.
North Korean leader, in rare address, seeks end to confrontation with South :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iiHyb6ULhGM/us-korea-north-idUSBRE90001S20130101
Analysis: U.S. arms sales to Asia set to boom on Pacific "pivot" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/uChWdBre94A/us-usa-asia-arms-sales-idUSBRE90005D20130101
Insight: How Colombian drug traffickers used HSBC to launder money :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/C27TU4xorvM/us-hsbc-idUSBRE90002Q20130101
Fiscal Cliff Deal Vote Likely in Senate :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i^644e996fcf64841078ccad508c364d
One Running Shoe in the Grave :: New studies on older endurance athletes suggest the fittest reap few health benefits.
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.
The Third Coast :: By Joel Kotkin