Sunday, March 31, 2013

31-Mar-2013 23:34

The rise of chocolate purism :: You can now buy 100% cocoa chocolate on the High Street, but does "real" chocolate have to be high in cocoa?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21847447#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21961726#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

1000+ dead ducks in Chinese River :: Around 1,000 duck carcasses have been found in a river in southwest China, CNN's David McKenzie has more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/28/mckenzie-dead-ducks-beijing.cnn?eref�ition

Tea, tradition and trade in China :: Growing taste for Pu'er tea is boosting local economy. CNN's Steven Jiang reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/28/pkg-jiang-china-tea-road.cnn?eref�ition

Deft driver dodges decapitation :: A driver in China is recovering from minor injuries after a light pole smashed through the windshield of his bus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/27/exp-early-bus-driver-pole.cnn?eref�ition

China media blasts 'arrogant' Apple :: State-run media in China has lambasted Apple Inc. for "unparalleled arrogance" over alleged complaints about customer service in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-apple-editorial/index.html?eref�ition

China sentences 20 on terror charges :: Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region sentenced 20 people for alleged terrorist and separatist activities on Tuesday, a spokesperson at the Kashagar Prefecture Intermediate People's Court told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/world/asia/china-xinjiang-separatists/index.html?eref�ition

Jack Ma: I'm 'too old' for Internet :: Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma, who is 48, says he's too old for the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/27/amanpour-china-crocodile-of-the-internet.cnn?eref�ition

Amazon buys book recommendation site :: Online retailer Amazon says it will buy a book discovery and recommendation website Goodreads, which has 16 million members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21972852#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vera Wang drops $500 China try-on fee :: U.S. luxury bridal designer Vera Wang's first store in China has gotten off to an unfashionable start. Amid cries of discrimination, the company announced Wednesday it would scrap a controversial policy of charging customers a nearly $500 fee to try on clothes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-vera-wang-discrimination/index.html?eref�ition

Met Office advice was 'not helpful' :: The Met Office has admitted issuing "unhelpful" advice to government during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21967190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Our Oceans: Victim or savior? :: My grandfather Jacques Cousteau and my father Philippe dedicated their lives to revealing the ocean's wonders and helping us understand our connection to this vast expanse of water. Their work inspired generations and filled people with awe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/24/opinion/cousteau-oceans-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Reef's beauty captured on film :: Doing for our oceans what Google Street View has done on land, a team of marine scientists is building up an extraordinary picture of the world's coral reefs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/27/tech/oceans-coral-seaview-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Gay rights opponents' last argument :: Paul Waldman says it's ridiculous for those who oppose gay marriage to say that it may adversely affect straight marriage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/waldman-gay-marriage/index.html?eref�ition

N.Korea readies missiles after U.S. stealth bombers fly over South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sk2G72fhgkM/story01.htm

Super rich sheik's space-age design :: The world's richest race, Dubai World Cup, kicks off this weekend. But can money buy prestige?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/sport/dubai-world-cup-horse-racing/index.html?eref�ition

South Africa says Mandela makes progress, in good spirits :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r2oJnV0-U-c/story01.htm

Pope's gestures strike fire in hearts :: Steven Avella says Pope Francis has used bold gestures to alert the world that changes are to come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/avella-pope-francis/index.html?eref�ition

Annihilation threat 'normal' for S. Korea :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

What's the secret to a happy marriage? :: What's the secret to a happy marriage?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21940297#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ByRdAJaU_KA/story01.htm

Bombs at five Iraqi Shi'ite mosques kill 19 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-kA-p_srZsw/story01.htm

Korea threat :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Landslide traps 83 mine workers in Tibet: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yF45uAT8mk/story01.htm

Huge price tag for giant fossil egg :: A giant fossilized elephant bird egg is expected to sell for $45,000 at auction in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/tech/social-media/bellini-giant-elephant-bird-egg/index.html?eref�ition

Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/46L9DvNYFno/story01.htm

Pope leads traditional Good Friday rite at Rome Colosseum :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YRi5ZBiVKYU/story01.htm

U.S. B-2 bombers sent to Korea on rare mission: diplomacy not destruction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5GHFxnIJdE0/story01.htm

Miliband quits after Di Canio hired :: Ex-foreign secretary David Miliband has resigned from his role on the board of Sunderland FC because of new manager Paolo Di Canio's "past political statements".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21991812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

31-Mar-2013 23:34 10

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.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_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

North Korea enters state of war - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/national-affairs/foreign-affairs/un-alert-as-north-korea-enters-state-of-war/story-fn59nm2j-1226610026286

YouTube 'closes down to judge winner' - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/technology/april-fools-prank-youtube-closes-down-to-judge-winner/story-fn7celvh-1226610073613

1 killed, 3 hurt in accident at US nuclear plant - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/NorthAmerica/1-killed-3-hurt-in-accident-at-US-nuclear-plant/Article1-1035357.aspx

Google's First 'Glass Explorers' Step Forward - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1072090/googles-first-glass-explorers-step-forward

British bedroom tax 'bad policy' - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10874651

Ignore the rumours: David Cameron and George Osborne stand or fall together - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/benedictbrogan/100209760/ignore-the-rumours-david-cameron-and-george-osborne-stand-or-fall-together/

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ex-Atlanta Schools Chief Charged in Cheating Scandal :: A third-grade teacher's 2010 choice to aid a state investigator helped lead to the indictment Friday of a former superintendent and 34 others in a vast alleged cheating scheme.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/30/us/former-school-chief-in-atlanta-indicted-in-cheating-scandal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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31-Mar-2013 22:33

The rise of chocolate purism :: You can now buy 100% cocoa chocolate on the High Street, but does "real" chocolate have to be high in cocoa?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21847447#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21961726#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

1000+ dead ducks in Chinese River :: Around 1,000 duck carcasses have been found in a river in southwest China, CNN's David McKenzie has more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/28/mckenzie-dead-ducks-beijing.cnn?eref�ition

Tea, tradition and trade in China :: Growing taste for Pu'er tea is boosting local economy. CNN's Steven Jiang reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/28/pkg-jiang-china-tea-road.cnn?eref�ition

Deft driver dodges decapitation :: A driver in China is recovering from minor injuries after a light pole smashed through the windshield of his bus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/27/exp-early-bus-driver-pole.cnn?eref�ition

China media blasts 'arrogant' Apple :: State-run media in China has lambasted Apple Inc. for "unparalleled arrogance" over alleged complaints about customer service in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-apple-editorial/index.html?eref�ition

China sentences 20 on terror charges :: Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region sentenced 20 people for alleged terrorist and separatist activities on Tuesday, a spokesperson at the Kashagar Prefecture Intermediate People's Court told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/world/asia/china-xinjiang-separatists/index.html?eref�ition

Jack Ma: I'm 'too old' for Internet :: Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma, who is 48, says he's too old for the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/27/amanpour-china-crocodile-of-the-internet.cnn?eref�ition

Amazon buys book recommendation site :: Online retailer Amazon says it will buy a book discovery and recommendation website Goodreads, which has 16 million members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21972852#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vera Wang drops $500 China try-on fee :: U.S. luxury bridal designer Vera Wang's first store in China has gotten off to an unfashionable start. Amid cries of discrimination, the company announced Wednesday it would scrap a controversial policy of charging customers a nearly $500 fee to try on clothes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-vera-wang-discrimination/index.html?eref�ition

Met Office advice was 'not helpful' :: The Met Office has admitted issuing "unhelpful" advice to government during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21967190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Our Oceans: Victim or savior? :: My grandfather Jacques Cousteau and my father Philippe dedicated their lives to revealing the ocean's wonders and helping us understand our connection to this vast expanse of water. Their work inspired generations and filled people with awe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/24/opinion/cousteau-oceans-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Reef's beauty captured on film :: Doing for our oceans what Google Street View has done on land, a team of marine scientists is building up an extraordinary picture of the world's coral reefs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/27/tech/oceans-coral-seaview-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Gay rights opponents' last argument :: Paul Waldman says it's ridiculous for those who oppose gay marriage to say that it may adversely affect straight marriage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/waldman-gay-marriage/index.html?eref�ition

N.Korea readies missiles after U.S. stealth bombers fly over South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sk2G72fhgkM/story01.htm

Super rich sheik's space-age design :: The world's richest race, Dubai World Cup, kicks off this weekend. But can money buy prestige?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/sport/dubai-world-cup-horse-racing/index.html?eref�ition

South Africa says Mandela makes progress, in good spirits :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r2oJnV0-U-c/story01.htm

Pope's gestures strike fire in hearts :: Steven Avella says Pope Francis has used bold gestures to alert the world that changes are to come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/avella-pope-francis/index.html?eref�ition

Three dead, 17 injured after building collapses in Tanzania - Xinhua :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEKWDUlbUxnMIpbtypg4RJpTVt_3g&url=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/africa/2013-03/29/c_132272203.htm

Annihilation threat 'normal' for S. Korea :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

What's the secret to a happy marriage? :: What's the secret to a happy marriage?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21940297#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ByRdAJaU_KA/story01.htm

Bombs at five Iraqi Shi'ite mosques kill 19 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-kA-p_srZsw/story01.htm

Korea threat :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Landslide traps 83 mine workers in Tibet: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yF45uAT8mk/story01.htm

Huge price tag for giant fossil egg :: A giant fossilized elephant bird egg is expected to sell for $45,000 at auction in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/tech/social-media/bellini-giant-elephant-bird-egg/index.html?eref�ition

Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/46L9DvNYFno/story01.htm

Pope leads traditional Good Friday rite at Rome Colosseum :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YRi5ZBiVKYU/story01.htm

U.S. B-2 bombers sent to Korea on rare mission: diplomacy not destruction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5GHFxnIJdE0/story01.htm

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

31-Mar-2013 22:33 10

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.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_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Second US prosecutor and wife murdered - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/world/us-prosecutor-murdered-with-wife/story-e6frfkui-1226610057380

YouTube 'closes down to judge winner' - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/technology/april-fools-prank-youtube-closes-down-to-judge-winner/story-fn7celvh-1226610073613

When Princess Di visited a gay bar - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/HTNext/LifeAndUniverse/When-Princess-Di-visited-a-gay-bar/Article1-1035308.aspx

Google's First 'Glass Explorers' Step Forward - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1072090/googles-first-glass-explorers-step-forward

British bedroom tax 'bad policy' - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10874651

Ignore the rumours: David Cameron and George Osborne stand or fall together - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/benedictbrogan/100209760/ignore-the-rumours-david-cameron-and-george-osborne-stand-or-fall-together/

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ex-Atlanta Schools Chief Charged in Cheating Scandal :: A third-grade teacher's 2010 choice to aid a state investigator helped lead to the indictment Friday of a former superintendent and 34 others in a vast alleged cheating scheme.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/30/us/former-school-chief-in-atlanta-indicted-in-cheating-scandal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

31-Mar-2013 21:32

The rise of chocolate purism :: You can now buy 100% cocoa chocolate on the High Street, but does "real" chocolate have to be high in cocoa?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21847447#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21961726#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

1000+ dead ducks in Chinese River :: Around 1,000 duck carcasses have been found in a river in southwest China, CNN's David McKenzie has more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/28/mckenzie-dead-ducks-beijing.cnn?eref�ition

Tea, tradition and trade in China :: Growing taste for Pu'er tea is boosting local economy. CNN's Steven Jiang reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/28/pkg-jiang-china-tea-road.cnn?eref�ition

Deft driver dodges decapitation :: A driver in China is recovering from minor injuries after a light pole smashed through the windshield of his bus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/27/exp-early-bus-driver-pole.cnn?eref�ition

China media blasts 'arrogant' Apple :: State-run media in China has lambasted Apple Inc. for "unparalleled arrogance" over alleged complaints about customer service in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-apple-editorial/index.html?eref�ition

China sentences 20 on terror charges :: Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region sentenced 20 people for alleged terrorist and separatist activities on Tuesday, a spokesperson at the Kashagar Prefecture Intermediate People's Court told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/world/asia/china-xinjiang-separatists/index.html?eref�ition

Jack Ma: I'm 'too old' for Internet :: Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma, who is 48, says he's too old for the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/27/amanpour-china-crocodile-of-the-internet.cnn?eref�ition

Amazon buys book recommendation site :: Online retailer Amazon says it will buy a book discovery and recommendation website Goodreads, which has 16 million members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21972852#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vera Wang drops $500 China try-on fee :: U.S. luxury bridal designer Vera Wang's first store in China has gotten off to an unfashionable start. Amid cries of discrimination, the company announced Wednesday it would scrap a controversial policy of charging customers a nearly $500 fee to try on clothes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-vera-wang-discrimination/index.html?eref�ition

Met Office advice was 'not helpful' :: The Met Office has admitted issuing "unhelpful" advice to government during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21967190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Our Oceans: Victim or savior? :: My grandfather Jacques Cousteau and my father Philippe dedicated their lives to revealing the ocean's wonders and helping us understand our connection to this vast expanse of water. Their work inspired generations and filled people with awe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/24/opinion/cousteau-oceans-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Reef's beauty captured on film :: Doing for our oceans what Google Street View has done on land, a team of marine scientists is building up an extraordinary picture of the world's coral reefs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/27/tech/oceans-coral-seaview-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Gay rights opponents' last argument :: Paul Waldman says it's ridiculous for those who oppose gay marriage to say that it may adversely affect straight marriage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/waldman-gay-marriage/index.html?eref�ition

N.Korea readies missiles after U.S. stealth bombers fly over South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sk2G72fhgkM/story01.htm

Super rich sheik's space-age design :: The world's richest race, Dubai World Cup, kicks off this weekend. But can money buy prestige?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/sport/dubai-world-cup-horse-racing/index.html?eref�ition

South Africa says Mandela makes progress, in good spirits :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r2oJnV0-U-c/story01.htm

Pope's gestures strike fire in hearts :: Steven Avella says Pope Francis has used bold gestures to alert the world that changes are to come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/avella-pope-francis/index.html?eref�ition

Three dead, 17 injured after building collapses in Tanzania - Xinhua :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEKWDUlbUxnMIpbtypg4RJpTVt_3g&url=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/africa/2013-03/29/c_132272203.htm

Annihilation threat 'normal' for S. Korea :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

What's the secret to a happy marriage? :: What's the secret to a happy marriage?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21940297#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ByRdAJaU_KA/story01.htm

Bombs at five Iraqi Shi'ite mosques kill 19 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-kA-p_srZsw/story01.htm

Korea threat :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Landslide traps 83 mine workers in Tibet: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yF45uAT8mk/story01.htm

Huge price tag for giant fossil egg :: A giant fossilized elephant bird egg is expected to sell for $45,000 at auction in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/tech/social-media/bellini-giant-elephant-bird-egg/index.html?eref�ition

Libyans held for Briton 'sex attack' :: Two Libyans are arrested over claims they sexually assaulted two British aid workers near the eastern city of Benghazi, officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21976801#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/46L9DvNYFno/story01.htm

Pope leads traditional Good Friday rite at Rome Colosseum :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YRi5ZBiVKYU/story01.htm

U.S. B-2 bombers sent to Korea on rare mission: diplomacy not destruction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5GHFxnIJdE0/story01.htm

31-Mar-2013 21:32 10

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.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_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

US attorney found dead; link to assistant's murder under probe - Indian Express :: http://www.indianexpress.com/news/us-attorney-found-dead-link-to-assistants-murder-under-probe/1095756/

First human deaths from lesser-known bird flu strain H7N9 - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/first-human-deaths-from-lesser-known-bird-flu-strain-h7n9/article10588202/

US cardinal Timothy Dolan defends church's gay stance - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/world/us-cardinal-defends-churchs-gay-stance/story-fnd134gw-1226610061639

Google's First 'Glass Explorers' Step Forward - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1072090/googles-first-glass-explorers-step-forward

British bedroom tax 'bad policy' - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10874651

Ignore the rumours: David Cameron and George Osborne stand or fall together - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/benedictbrogan/100209760/ignore-the-rumours-david-cameron-and-george-osborne-stand-or-fall-together/

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ex-Atlanta Schools Chief Charged in Cheating Scandal :: A third-grade teacher's 2010 choice to aid a state investigator helped lead to the indictment Friday of a former superintendent and 34 others in a vast alleged cheating scheme.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/30/us/former-school-chief-in-atlanta-indicted-in-cheating-scandal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

31-Mar-2013 20:31

The rise of chocolate purism :: You can now buy 100% cocoa chocolate on the High Street, but does "real" chocolate have to be high in cocoa?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21847447#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21961726#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

1000+ dead ducks in Chinese River :: Around 1,000 duck carcasses have been found in a river in southwest China, CNN's David McKenzie has more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/28/mckenzie-dead-ducks-beijing.cnn?eref�ition

Tea, tradition and trade in China :: Growing taste for Pu'er tea is boosting local economy. CNN's Steven Jiang reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/28/pkg-jiang-china-tea-road.cnn?eref�ition

Deft driver dodges decapitation :: A driver in China is recovering from minor injuries after a light pole smashed through the windshield of his bus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/27/exp-early-bus-driver-pole.cnn?eref�ition

China media blasts 'arrogant' Apple :: State-run media in China has lambasted Apple Inc. for "unparalleled arrogance" over alleged complaints about customer service in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-apple-editorial/index.html?eref�ition

China sentences 20 on terror charges :: Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region sentenced 20 people for alleged terrorist and separatist activities on Tuesday, a spokesperson at the Kashagar Prefecture Intermediate People's Court told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/world/asia/china-xinjiang-separatists/index.html?eref�ition

Jack Ma: I'm 'too old' for Internet :: Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma, who is 48, says he's too old for the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/27/amanpour-china-crocodile-of-the-internet.cnn?eref�ition

Amazon buys book recommendation site :: Online retailer Amazon says it will buy a book discovery and recommendation website Goodreads, which has 16 million members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21972852#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vera Wang drops $500 China try-on fee :: U.S. luxury bridal designer Vera Wang's first store in China has gotten off to an unfashionable start. Amid cries of discrimination, the company announced Wednesday it would scrap a controversial policy of charging customers a nearly $500 fee to try on clothes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-vera-wang-discrimination/index.html?eref�ition

Met Office advice was 'not helpful' :: The Met Office has admitted issuing "unhelpful" advice to government during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21967190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Our Oceans: Victim or savior? :: My grandfather Jacques Cousteau and my father Philippe dedicated their lives to revealing the ocean's wonders and helping us understand our connection to this vast expanse of water. Their work inspired generations and filled people with awe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/24/opinion/cousteau-oceans-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Reef's beauty captured on film :: Doing for our oceans what Google Street View has done on land, a team of marine scientists is building up an extraordinary picture of the world's coral reefs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/27/tech/oceans-coral-seaview-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Gay rights opponents' last argument :: Paul Waldman says it's ridiculous for those who oppose gay marriage to say that it may adversely affect straight marriage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/waldman-gay-marriage/index.html?eref�ition

N.Korea readies missiles after U.S. stealth bombers fly over South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sk2G72fhgkM/story01.htm

Super rich sheik's space-age design :: The world's richest race, Dubai World Cup, kicks off this weekend. But can money buy prestige?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/sport/dubai-world-cup-horse-racing/index.html?eref�ition

South Africa says Mandela makes progress, in good spirits :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r2oJnV0-U-c/story01.htm

Pope's gestures strike fire in hearts :: Steven Avella says Pope Francis has used bold gestures to alert the world that changes are to come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/avella-pope-francis/index.html?eref�ition

Three dead, 17 injured after building collapses in Tanzania - Xinhua :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEKWDUlbUxnMIpbtypg4RJpTVt_3g&url=http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/africa/2013-03/29/c_132272203.htm

Annihilation threat 'normal' for S. Korea :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

What's the secret to a happy marriage? :: What's the secret to a happy marriage?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21940297#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ByRdAJaU_KA/story01.htm

Bombs at five Iraqi Shi'ite mosques kill 19 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-kA-p_srZsw/story01.htm

Korea threat :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Landslide traps 83 mine workers in Tibet: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yF45uAT8mk/story01.htm

Huge price tag for giant fossil egg :: A giant fossilized elephant bird egg is expected to sell for $45,000 at auction in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/tech/social-media/bellini-giant-elephant-bird-egg/index.html?eref�ition

Libyans held for Briton 'sex attack' :: Two Libyans are arrested over claims they sexually assaulted two British aid workers near the eastern city of Benghazi, officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21976801#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/46L9DvNYFno/story01.htm

Pope leads traditional Good Friday rite at Rome Colosseum :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YRi5ZBiVKYU/story01.htm

U.S. B-2 bombers sent to Korea on rare mission: diplomacy not destruction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5GHFxnIJdE0/story01.htm

31-Mar-2013 20:31 10

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.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_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

US cardinal Timothy Dolan defends church's gay stance - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/world/us-cardinal-defends-churchs-gay-stance/story-fnd134gw-1226610061639

Ignore the rumours: David Cameron and George Osborne stand or fall together - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/benedictbrogan/100209760/ignore-the-rumours-david-cameron-and-george-osborne-stand-or-fall-together/

"Fairy circles" in African desert caused by termites - Business Standard :: http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/fairy-circles-in-african-desert-caused-by-termites-113033100137_1.html

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ex-Atlanta Schools Chief Charged in Cheating Scandal :: A third-grade teacher's 2010 choice to aid a state investigator helped lead to the indictment Friday of a former superintendent and 34 others in a vast alleged cheating scheme.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/30/us/former-school-chief-in-atlanta-indicted-in-cheating-scandal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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The rise of chocolate purism :: You can now buy 100% cocoa chocolate on the High Street, but does "real" chocolate have to be high in cocoa?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21847447#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21961726#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

1000+ dead ducks in Chinese River :: Around 1,000 duck carcasses have been found in a river in southwest China, CNN's David McKenzie has more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/28/mckenzie-dead-ducks-beijing.cnn?eref�ition

Tea, tradition and trade in China :: Growing taste for Pu'er tea is boosting local economy. CNN's Steven Jiang reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/28/pkg-jiang-china-tea-road.cnn?eref�ition

Deft driver dodges decapitation :: A driver in China is recovering from minor injuries after a light pole smashed through the windshield of his bus.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/27/exp-early-bus-driver-pole.cnn?eref�ition

China media blasts 'arrogant' Apple :: State-run media in China has lambasted Apple Inc. for "unparalleled arrogance" over alleged complaints about customer service in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-apple-editorial/index.html?eref�ition

China sentences 20 on terror charges :: Two courts in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region sentenced 20 people for alleged terrorist and separatist activities on Tuesday, a spokesperson at the Kashagar Prefecture Intermediate People's Court told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/world/asia/china-xinjiang-separatists/index.html?eref�ition

Jack Ma: I'm 'too old' for Internet :: Chinese entrepreneur Jack Ma, who is 48, says he's too old for the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/03/27/amanpour-china-crocodile-of-the-internet.cnn?eref�ition

Amazon buys book recommendation site :: Online retailer Amazon says it will buy a book discovery and recommendation website Goodreads, which has 16 million members.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21972852#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Vera Wang drops $500 China try-on fee :: U.S. luxury bridal designer Vera Wang's first store in China has gotten off to an unfashionable start. Amid cries of discrimination, the company announced Wednesday it would scrap a controversial policy of charging customers a nearly $500 fee to try on clothes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/business/china-vera-wang-discrimination/index.html?eref�ition

Met Office advice was 'not helpful' :: The Met Office has admitted issuing "unhelpful" advice to government during last year's remarkable switch in weather patterns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21967190#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Devotees nailed to cross in Philippine folk Catholicism ritual :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3gyYHVJFEnQ/story01.htm

Our Oceans: Victim or savior? :: My grandfather Jacques Cousteau and my father Philippe dedicated their lives to revealing the ocean's wonders and helping us understand our connection to this vast expanse of water. Their work inspired generations and filled people with awe.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/24/opinion/cousteau-oceans-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

Reef's beauty captured on film :: Doing for our oceans what Google Street View has done on land, a team of marine scientists is building up an extraordinary picture of the world's coral reefs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/27/tech/oceans-coral-seaview-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Gay rights opponents' last argument :: Paul Waldman says it's ridiculous for those who oppose gay marriage to say that it may adversely affect straight marriage.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/waldman-gay-marriage/index.html?eref�ition

N.Korea readies missiles after U.S. stealth bombers fly over South :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sk2G72fhgkM/story01.htm

Super rich sheik's space-age design :: The world's richest race, Dubai World Cup, kicks off this weekend. But can money buy prestige?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/sport/dubai-world-cup-horse-racing/index.html?eref�ition

South Africa says Mandela makes progress, in good spirits :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r2oJnV0-U-c/story01.htm

Pope's gestures strike fire in hearts :: Steven Avella says Pope Francis has used bold gestures to alert the world that changes are to come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/opinion/avella-pope-francis/index.html?eref�ition

Annihilation threat 'normal' for S. Korea :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

What's the secret to a happy marriage? :: What's the secret to a happy marriage?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21940297#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Muslims vanish as Buddhist attacks approach Myanmar's biggest city :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ByRdAJaU_KA/story01.htm

Bombs at five Iraqi Shi'ite mosques kill 19 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-kA-p_srZsw/story01.htm

Korea threat :: As winter recedes, winds whip through downtown Seoul and chill the crowds of commuters on their way home. The sun is dropping and the pale golden light streams between tall buildings. A girl smiles as she chats excitedly on her cell phone. Men in black suits cluster on a street corner debating their happy hour destination.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/world/asia/south-korea-clancy-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

'HIV risk' for US dentist's patients :: Health officials in the US state of Oklahoma warn 7,000 patients their dentist may have exposed them to HIV and hepatitis, urging them to get tested.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-21976581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Landslide traps 83 mine workers in Tibet: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yF45uAT8mk/story01.htm

Huge price tag for giant fossil egg :: A giant fossilized elephant bird egg is expected to sell for $45,000 at auction in London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/29/tech/social-media/bellini-giant-elephant-bird-egg/index.html?eref�ition

Libyans held for Briton 'sex attack' :: Two Libyans are arrested over claims they sexually assaulted two British aid workers near the eastern city of Benghazi, officials say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21976801#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Big depositors in Cyprus to lose far more than feared :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/46L9DvNYFno/story01.htm

Pope leads traditional Good Friday rite at Rome Colosseum :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YRi5ZBiVKYU/story01.htm

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Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.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_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Just tiresome tantrums again - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/editorial-views-on/Edits/Just-tiresome-tantrums-again/Article1-1035237.aspx

US crash kills five family members - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/world/us-crash-kills-five-family-members/story-e6frfkui-1226610056924

Google Cesar Chavez doodle on Easter ignites furor - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57577171-1/google-cesar-chavez-doodle-on-easter-ignites-furor/

Anglican leader warns on 'hero leaders' - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/breaking-news/anglican-leader-warns-on-hero-leaders/story-fn3dxix6-1226610059117

Diana wore disguise for gay-bar visit - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10874681

British bedroom tax 'bad policy' - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10874651

Ignore the rumours: David Cameron and George Osborne stand or fall together - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/benedictbrogan/100209760/ignore-the-rumours-david-cameron-and-george-osborne-stand-or-fall-together/

"Fairy circles" in African desert caused by termites - Business Standard :: http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/fairy-circles-in-african-desert-caused-by-termites-113033100137_1.html

Maine Zumba teacher accused of using studio as prostitution front pleads guilty ... - Hamilton Spectator :: http://www.thespec.com/news/article/910605--maine-zumba-teacher-accused-of-using-studio-as-prostitution-front-pleads-guilty-to-20-counts

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Ex-Atlanta Schools Chief Charged in Cheating Scandal :: A third-grade teacher's 2010 choice to aid a state investigator helped lead to the indictment Friday of a former superintendent and 34 others in a vast alleged cheating scheme.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/30/us/former-school-chief-in-atlanta-indicted-in-cheating-scandal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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