Sunday, June 30, 2013

30-Jun-2013 23:21

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

Voyager surfs Solar System's edge :: The veteran Voyager-1 space probe is close to making the jump to interstellar space, but no-one can say for sure when it will finally happen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23075332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kerry to Assure Asia Allies on Pivot Armed With Stronger Economy - Businessweek :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNEY0OGA1GBqH8fCv6elke0iquTqVw&url=http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-06-27/kerry-to-assure-asia-allies-on-pivot-armed-with-stronger-economy

In pictures: Yellow River :: Zhang Kechun's images of life on its banks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23087503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 28 June 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 28 June
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23095922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Never-ending civil war ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Bomb blasts kill Iraq militiamen :: At least 10 people are killed in twin bombings in the western city of Ramadi, in attacks apparently targeting Sunni militiamen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23102674#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK nears 'three-parent IVF babies' :: The United Kingdom took a step Friday toward being the first country in the world to allow a pioneering in vitro fertilization technique using DNA from three people that could prevent mitochondrial diseases but that also raises significant ethical issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/health/uk-health-dna-ivf/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2013 :: Some of the best news photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23102553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy :: A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection using photos and X-ray scans, allowing visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23045904#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy? :: At 240 miles above the Earth, American astronaut Karen Nyberg joined Leading Women anchor Becky Anderson for a live chat from the international space station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/business/live-from-space-qa-astronaut/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook acts to avoid ad boycott :: Facebook announces a major revamp of its advertising systems in an attempt to deal with concerns about offensive content.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23097411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police 'detain journalist Du Bin' :: A Chinese journalist, whose work exposed alleged human rights abuses of the government, has been detained by secret police in Beijing, said a close friend and human rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/14/world/asia/china-du-bin-detention/index.html?eref�ition

Reality bites for Stakhovsky, Murray motors on at Wimbledon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RRICbKNgICg/story01.htm

Snowden needs legal guarantees to return to U.S., father says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_QUeynjkffw/story01.htm

California woman gets life for chopping off husband's penis :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0IYN_--Yapk/story01.htm

Snowden's options appear to narrow in bid to evade U.S. arrest :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sJnJc1UwOQw/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of 'counterstrike' in South China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wrjiadCCEGQ/story01.htm

Heart risk warning over painkiller :: People with heart problems are advised to stop using one of the most commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs in the UK, diclofenac.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23109314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India looks to cushion power firms from gas hike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ANY5tSee3I8/story01.htm

Gold posts worst quarter on record :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_lcU2BD235k/story01.htm

The power and peril of the middle name :: Middle names have their uses, as US whistleblower Edward James Snowden discovered this week. Charles Nevin looks at the power of the extra name.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23097107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bert & Ernie, happily ever after? :: The New Yorker's new cover is raising some unibrows for heavily implying that Bert and Ernie are more than friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/06/28/the-lead-bert-and-ernie-new-yorker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Writing with the other hand :: Two of Lord Nelson's letters, written with different hands, have sold at auction for more than £65,000. How hard is it to learn to write with the other hand?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23086540#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Wimbledon :: Becky Anderson speaks with tennis turf expert Geoffrey Webb about what's causing all of those spills at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/ctw-wimbledon-slippery-grass-geoffrey-webb-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

President Morsy: One year later :: CNN's Christiane Amanpour analyzes the first year of Morsy's as president of Egypt with his senior political adviser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/exp-morsy-one-year-amanpour.cnn.html?eref�ition

Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ayXhvK0l86U/story01.htm

Cycling for better future :: Amanda Davies looks at the increasing popularity of cycling and how new leadership could impact the sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/26/intl-future-of-cycling-davies-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

30-Jun-2013 23:21 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

Say Goodbye to the 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

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

Dearborn's changing garage regulations worry hangout-loving Arabs - The Daily Star :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/International/2013/Jul-01/222104-dearborns-changing-garage-regulations-worry-hangout-loving-arabs.ashx

British Grand Prix 2013: Pirelli were asked to produce low-life tyres which have ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/motorsport/formulaone/10151662/British-Grand-Prix-2013-Pirelli-were-asked-to-produce-low-life-tyres-which-have-become-potential-driver-killers.html

Governor Carney urged by former Chancellor to ditch QE - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/mark-carney/10151572/Governor-Carney-urged-by-former-Chancellor-to-ditch-QE.html

Move over Lionel Messi, here come the dribbling robots - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/sports-news/Football/Move-over-Lionel-Messi-here-come-the-dribbling-robots/Article1-1084980.aspx

EDL Leader Tommy Robinson Released On Bail - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1109545/edl-leader-tommy-robinson-released-on-bail

Crackdown on NHS 'health tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/10151282/Crackdown-on-NHS-health-tourists.html

Worcestershire surgeon Sudip Sarker helpline 'receives 49 calls' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-23119108

11 Things Not to Do With Email :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2dfed0aa/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0C110Edumb0Ethings0Eemail0Cstory0Did0F19523155/story01.htm

Chemists work to desalt the ocean for drinking water, one nanoliter at a time - Tehran Times :: http://tehrantimes.com/science/108868-chemists-work-to-desalt-the-ocean-for-drinking-water-one-nanoliter-at-a-time

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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

BlackBerry 10 is not a hit; stock nosedives 28% :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/tey6Utz58Cw/index.html

10 Questions for Vanessa Redgrave :: Actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave talks about the U.S. Constitution, singing and (some of) what upsets her
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2146458,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

After Trayvon Martin: How to Stay Alive While Being Black :: In the wake of the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, some advice for young black boys
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2109780,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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30-Jun-2013 22:20

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

Voyager surfs Solar System's edge :: The veteran Voyager-1 space probe is close to making the jump to interstellar space, but no-one can say for sure when it will finally happen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23075332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Yellow River :: Zhang Kechun's images of life on its banks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23087503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 28 June 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 28 June
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23095922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Never-ending civil war ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Bomb blasts kill Iraq militiamen :: At least 10 people are killed in twin bombings in the western city of Ramadi, in attacks apparently targeting Sunni militiamen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23102674#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK nears 'three-parent IVF babies' :: The United Kingdom took a step Friday toward being the first country in the world to allow a pioneering in vitro fertilization technique using DNA from three people that could prevent mitochondrial diseases but that also raises significant ethical issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/health/uk-health-dna-ivf/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2013 :: Some of the best news photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23102553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy :: A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection using photos and X-ray scans, allowing visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23045904#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy? :: At 240 miles above the Earth, American astronaut Karen Nyberg joined Leading Women anchor Becky Anderson for a live chat from the international space station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/business/live-from-space-qa-astronaut/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook acts to avoid ad boycott :: Facebook announces a major revamp of its advertising systems in an attempt to deal with concerns about offensive content.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23097411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police 'detain journalist Du Bin' :: A Chinese journalist, whose work exposed alleged human rights abuses of the government, has been detained by secret police in Beijing, said a close friend and human rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/14/world/asia/china-du-bin-detention/index.html?eref�ition

Reality bites for Stakhovsky, Murray motors on at Wimbledon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RRICbKNgICg/story01.htm

Snowden needs legal guarantees to return to U.S., father says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_QUeynjkffw/story01.htm

California woman gets life for chopping off husband's penis :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0IYN_--Yapk/story01.htm

Snowden's options appear to narrow in bid to evade U.S. arrest :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sJnJc1UwOQw/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of 'counterstrike' in South China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wrjiadCCEGQ/story01.htm

Heart risk warning over painkiller :: People with heart problems are advised to stop using one of the most commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs in the UK, diclofenac.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23109314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India looks to cushion power firms from gas hike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ANY5tSee3I8/story01.htm

Gold posts worst quarter on record :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_lcU2BD235k/story01.htm

The power and peril of the middle name :: Middle names have their uses, as US whistleblower Edward James Snowden discovered this week. Charles Nevin looks at the power of the extra name.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23097107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bert & Ernie, happily ever after? :: The New Yorker's new cover is raising some unibrows for heavily implying that Bert and Ernie are more than friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/06/28/the-lead-bert-and-ernie-new-yorker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Writing with the other hand :: Two of Lord Nelson's letters, written with different hands, have sold at auction for more than £65,000. How hard is it to learn to write with the other hand?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23086540#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Wimbledon :: Becky Anderson speaks with tennis turf expert Geoffrey Webb about what's causing all of those spills at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/ctw-wimbledon-slippery-grass-geoffrey-webb-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

President Morsy: One year later :: CNN's Christiane Amanpour analyzes the first year of Morsy's as president of Egypt with his senior political adviser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/exp-morsy-one-year-amanpour.cnn.html?eref�ition

Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ayXhvK0l86U/story01.htm

Cycling for better future :: Amanda Davies looks at the increasing popularity of cycling and how new leadership could impact the sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/26/intl-future-of-cycling-davies-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zuOg1ZYw8JI/story01.htm

30-Jun-2013 22:20 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

Say Goodbye to the 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

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

Wild horses wouldn't drag me to phoney Glastonbury - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/cristinaodone/100224068/wild-horses-wouldnt-drag-me-to-phoney-glastonbury/

Two dead as millions take to streets in Egypt - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10893973

Julian Assange: Nothing can prevent the release of Snowden's NSA documents - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/wikileaks/10151358/Julian-Assange-Nothing-can-prevent-the-release-of-Snowdens-NSA-documents.html

Stones rock Glastonbury - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/music/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D264%26objectid%3D10893857

Move over Lionel Messi, here come the dribbling robots - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/sports-news/Football/Move-over-Lionel-Messi-here-come-the-dribbling-robots/Article1-1084980.aspx

EDL Leader Tommy Robinson Released On Bail - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1109545/edl-leader-tommy-robinson-released-on-bail

Crackdown on NHS 'health tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/10151282/Crackdown-on-NHS-health-tourists.html

Worcestershire surgeon Sudip Sarker helpline 'receives 49 calls' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-23119108

11 Things Not to Do With Email :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2dfed0aa/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0C110Edumb0Ethings0Eemail0Cstory0Did0F19523155/story01.htm

Chemists work to desalt the ocean for drinking water, one nanoliter at a time - Tehran Times :: http://tehrantimes.com/science/108868-chemists-work-to-desalt-the-ocean-for-drinking-water-one-nanoliter-at-a-time

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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

BlackBerry 10 is not a hit; stock nosedives 28% :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/tey6Utz58Cw/index.html

10 Questions for Vanessa Redgrave :: Actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave talks about the U.S. Constitution, singing and (some of) what upsets her
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2146458,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

After Trayvon Martin: How to Stay Alive While Being Black :: In the wake of the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, some advice for young black boys
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2109780,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

30-Jun-2013 21:19

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

Voyager surfs Solar System's edge :: The veteran Voyager-1 space probe is close to making the jump to interstellar space, but no-one can say for sure when it will finally happen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23075332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Yellow River :: Zhang Kechun's images of life on its banks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23087503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 28 June 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 28 June
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23095922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Never-ending civil war ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Bomb blasts kill Iraq militiamen :: At least 10 people are killed in twin bombings in the western city of Ramadi, in attacks apparently targeting Sunni militiamen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23102674#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK nears 'three-parent IVF babies' :: The United Kingdom took a step Friday toward being the first country in the world to allow a pioneering in vitro fertilization technique using DNA from three people that could prevent mitochondrial diseases but that also raises significant ethical issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/health/uk-health-dna-ivf/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2013 :: Some of the best news photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23102553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy :: A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection using photos and X-ray scans, allowing visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23045904#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy? :: At 240 miles above the Earth, American astronaut Karen Nyberg joined Leading Women anchor Becky Anderson for a live chat from the international space station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/business/live-from-space-qa-astronaut/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook acts to avoid ad boycott :: Facebook announces a major revamp of its advertising systems in an attempt to deal with concerns about offensive content.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23097411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police 'detain journalist Du Bin' :: A Chinese journalist, whose work exposed alleged human rights abuses of the government, has been detained by secret police in Beijing, said a close friend and human rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/14/world/asia/china-du-bin-detention/index.html?eref�ition

Reality bites for Stakhovsky, Murray motors on at Wimbledon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RRICbKNgICg/story01.htm

Snowden needs legal guarantees to return to U.S., father says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_QUeynjkffw/story01.htm

California woman gets life for chopping off husband's penis :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0IYN_--Yapk/story01.htm

Snowden's options appear to narrow in bid to evade U.S. arrest :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sJnJc1UwOQw/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of 'counterstrike' in South China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wrjiadCCEGQ/story01.htm

Heart risk warning over painkiller :: People with heart problems are advised to stop using one of the most commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs in the UK, diclofenac.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23109314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India looks to cushion power firms from gas hike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ANY5tSee3I8/story01.htm

Gold posts worst quarter on record :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_lcU2BD235k/story01.htm

The power and peril of the middle name :: Middle names have their uses, as US whistleblower Edward James Snowden discovered this week. Charles Nevin looks at the power of the extra name.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23097107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bert & Ernie, happily ever after? :: The New Yorker's new cover is raising some unibrows for heavily implying that Bert and Ernie are more than friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/06/28/the-lead-bert-and-ernie-new-yorker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Writing with the other hand :: Two of Lord Nelson's letters, written with different hands, have sold at auction for more than £65,000. How hard is it to learn to write with the other hand?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23086540#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Wimbledon :: Becky Anderson speaks with tennis turf expert Geoffrey Webb about what's causing all of those spills at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/ctw-wimbledon-slippery-grass-geoffrey-webb-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

President Morsy: One year later :: CNN's Christiane Amanpour analyzes the first year of Morsy's as president of Egypt with his senior political adviser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/exp-morsy-one-year-amanpour.cnn.html?eref�ition

Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ayXhvK0l86U/story01.htm

Cycling for better future :: Amanda Davies looks at the increasing popularity of cycling and how new leadership could impact the sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/26/intl-future-of-cycling-davies-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zuOg1ZYw8JI/story01.htm

30-Jun-2013 21:19 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

Say Goodbye to the 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

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

Civil war in Egypt feared as protests escalate - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10893973

Helicopter makes splash landing in Hudson River; 5 rescued - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20130630/NEWS07/306300105/helicopter-crash-rescued-Hudson-River

Move over Lionel Messi, here come the dribbling robots - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/sports-news/Football/Move-over-Lionel-Messi-here-come-the-dribbling-robots/Article1-1084980.aspx

EDL Leader Tommy Robinson Released On Bail - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1109545/edl-leader-tommy-robinson-released-on-bail

Willy Wonka: Original Charlie Bucket from Roald Dahl classic has never acted ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/willy-wonka-original-charlie-bucket-2010389?tabPane%3DComments

BlackBerry turnaround not in sight, shares tumble - Times of India :: http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-06-29/hardware/40270701_1_the-z10-blackberry-shares-bb10-phones

Worcestershire surgeon Sudip Sarker helpline 'receives 49 calls' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-23119108

11 Things Not to Do With Email :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2dfed0aa/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0C110Edumb0Ethings0Eemail0Cstory0Did0F19523155/story01.htm

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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

BlackBerry 10 is not a hit; stock nosedives 28% :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/tey6Utz58Cw/index.html

10 Questions for Vanessa Redgrave :: Actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave talks about the U.S. Constitution, singing and (some of) what upsets her
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2146458,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

After Trayvon Martin: How to Stay Alive While Being Black :: In the wake of the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, some advice for young black boys
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2109780,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

30-Jun-2013 20:18

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

Voyager surfs Solar System's edge :: The veteran Voyager-1 space probe is close to making the jump to interstellar space, but no-one can say for sure when it will finally happen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23075332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Yellow River :: Zhang Kechun's images of life on its banks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23087503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 28 June 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 28 June
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23095922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Never-ending civil war ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Bomb blasts kill Iraq militiamen :: At least 10 people are killed in twin bombings in the western city of Ramadi, in attacks apparently targeting Sunni militiamen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23102674#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK nears 'three-parent IVF babies' :: The United Kingdom took a step Friday toward being the first country in the world to allow a pioneering in vitro fertilization technique using DNA from three people that could prevent mitochondrial diseases but that also raises significant ethical issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/health/uk-health-dna-ivf/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2013 :: Some of the best news photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23102553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy :: A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection using photos and X-ray scans, allowing visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23045904#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy? :: At 240 miles above the Earth, American astronaut Karen Nyberg joined Leading Women anchor Becky Anderson for a live chat from the international space station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/business/live-from-space-qa-astronaut/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook acts to avoid ad boycott :: Facebook announces a major revamp of its advertising systems in an attempt to deal with concerns about offensive content.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23097411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police 'detain journalist Du Bin' :: A Chinese journalist, whose work exposed alleged human rights abuses of the government, has been detained by secret police in Beijing, said a close friend and human rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/14/world/asia/china-du-bin-detention/index.html?eref�ition

Reality bites for Stakhovsky, Murray motors on at Wimbledon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RRICbKNgICg/story01.htm

Snowden needs legal guarantees to return to U.S., father says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_QUeynjkffw/story01.htm

California woman gets life for chopping off husband's penis :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0IYN_--Yapk/story01.htm

Snowden's options appear to narrow in bid to evade U.S. arrest :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sJnJc1UwOQw/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of "counterstrike" in Sth China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KLh5Q0MCtSQ/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of 'counterstrike' in South China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wrjiadCCEGQ/story01.htm

Heart risk warning over painkiller :: People with heart problems are advised to stop using one of the most commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs in the UK, diclofenac.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23109314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India looks to cushion power firms from gas hike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ANY5tSee3I8/story01.htm

Gold posts worst quarter on record :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_lcU2BD235k/story01.htm

The power and peril of the middle name :: Middle names have their uses, as US whistleblower Edward James Snowden discovered this week. Charles Nevin looks at the power of the extra name.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23097107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bert & Ernie, happily ever after? :: The New Yorker's new cover is raising some unibrows for heavily implying that Bert and Ernie are more than friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/06/28/the-lead-bert-and-ernie-new-yorker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Writing with the other hand :: Two of Lord Nelson's letters, written with different hands, have sold at auction for more than £65,000. How hard is it to learn to write with the other hand?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23086540#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Wimbledon :: Becky Anderson speaks with tennis turf expert Geoffrey Webb about what's causing all of those spills at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/ctw-wimbledon-slippery-grass-geoffrey-webb-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

President Morsy: One year later :: CNN's Christiane Amanpour analyzes the first year of Morsy's as president of Egypt with his senior political adviser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/exp-morsy-one-year-amanpour.cnn.html?eref�ition

Civil War general blindsided at pivotal Gettysburg battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ayXhvK0l86U/story01.htm

Cycling for better future :: Amanda Davies looks at the increasing popularity of cycling and how new leadership could impact the sport.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/26/intl-future-of-cycling-davies-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

30-Jun-2013 20:18 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

Say Goodbye to the 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

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

JLo guests at President's birthday bash - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10893953

Willy Wonka: Original Charlie Bucket from Roald Dahl classic has never acted ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/willy-wonka-original-charlie-bucket-2010389?tabPane%3DComments

Crackdown on NHS 'health tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/10151282/Crackdown-on-NHS-health-tourists.html

BlackBerry turnaround not in sight, shares tumble - Times of India :: http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-06-29/hardware/40270701_1_the-z10-blackberry-shares-bb10-phones

Worcestershire surgeon Sudip Sarker helpline 'receives 49 calls' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-23119108

11 Things Not to Do With Email :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2dfed0aa/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0C110Edumb0Ethings0Eemail0Cstory0Did0F19523155/story01.htm

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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

BlackBerry 10 is not a hit; stock nosedives 28% :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/tey6Utz58Cw/index.html

10 Questions for Vanessa Redgrave :: Actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave talks about the U.S. Constitution, singing and (some of) what upsets her
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2146458,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

After Trayvon Martin: How to Stay Alive While Being Black :: In the wake of the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, some advice for young black boys
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2109780,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

Voyager surfs Solar System's edge :: The veteran Voyager-1 space probe is close to making the jump to interstellar space, but no-one can say for sure when it will finally happen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23075332#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Yellow River :: Zhang Kechun's images of life on its banks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23087503#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 28 June 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 28 June
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23095922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Never-ending civil war ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Bomb blasts kill Iraq militiamen :: At least 10 people are killed in twin bombings in the western city of Ramadi, in attacks apparently targeting Sunni militiamen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23102674#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK nears 'three-parent IVF babies' :: The United Kingdom took a step Friday toward being the first country in the world to allow a pioneering in vitro fertilization technique using DNA from three people that could prevent mitochondrial diseases but that also raises significant ethical issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/health/uk-health-dna-ivf/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 22-28 June 2013 :: Some of the best news photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23102553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy :: A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection using photos and X-ray scans, allowing visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23045904#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Station, this is CNN -- Do you copy? :: At 240 miles above the Earth, American astronaut Karen Nyberg joined Leading Women anchor Becky Anderson for a live chat from the international space station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/28/business/live-from-space-qa-astronaut/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook acts to avoid ad boycott :: Facebook announces a major revamp of its advertising systems in an attempt to deal with concerns about offensive content.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23097411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook to pull ads from pages with sex, violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ca85-OarvP4/story01.htm

Banks should move wealth management services to subsidiary: RBI panel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/HWunlURtwbg/story01.htm

Police 'detain journalist Du Bin' :: A Chinese journalist, whose work exposed alleged human rights abuses of the government, has been detained by secret police in Beijing, said a close friend and human rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/14/world/asia/china-du-bin-detention/index.html?eref�ition

Reality bites for Stakhovsky, Murray motors on at Wimbledon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RRICbKNgICg/story01.htm

Snowden needs legal guarantees to return to U.S., father says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_QUeynjkffw/story01.htm

California woman gets life for chopping off husband's penis :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0IYN_--Yapk/story01.htm

Snowden's options appear to narrow in bid to evade U.S. arrest :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sJnJc1UwOQw/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of "counterstrike" in Sth China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KLh5Q0MCtSQ/story01.htm

China media warns Philippines of 'counterstrike' in South China Sea :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wrjiadCCEGQ/story01.htm

Heart risk warning over painkiller :: People with heart problems are advised to stop using one of the most commonly prescribed anti-inflammatory drugs in the UK, diclofenac.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23109314#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India looks to cushion power firms from gas hike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ANY5tSee3I8/story01.htm

Gold posts worst quarter on record :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_lcU2BD235k/story01.htm

The power and peril of the middle name :: Middle names have their uses, as US whistleblower Edward James Snowden discovered this week. Charles Nevin looks at the power of the extra name.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23097107#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bert & Ernie, happily ever after? :: The New Yorker's new cover is raising some unibrows for heavily implying that Bert and Ernie are more than friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/06/28/the-lead-bert-and-ernie-new-yorker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Writing with the other hand :: Two of Lord Nelson's letters, written with different hands, have sold at auction for more than £65,000. How hard is it to learn to write with the other hand?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23086540#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Wimbledon :: Becky Anderson speaks with tennis turf expert Geoffrey Webb about what's causing all of those spills at Wimbledon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/ctw-wimbledon-slippery-grass-geoffrey-webb-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

President Morsy: One year later :: CNN's Christiane Amanpour analyzes the first year of Morsy's as president of Egypt with his senior political adviser.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/27/exp-morsy-one-year-amanpour.cnn.html?eref�ition

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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

Say Goodbye to the 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

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

Vacation spots prime for gay travel boom - Today.com (blog) :: http://www.today.com/travel/vacation-spots-prime-gay-travel-boom-6C10489604

£100000 refurbishment for 'high profile' House of Lords toilets - The Times (subscription) :: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/politics/article3804126.ece

Crackdown on NHS 'health tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/10151282/Crackdown-on-NHS-health-tourists.html

BlackBerry turnaround not in sight, shares tumble - Times of India :: http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-06-29/hardware/40270701_1_the-z10-blackberry-shares-bb10-phones

Mobile phone charges fall for EU holidaymakers - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/travelnews/10151243/Mobile-phone-charges-fall-for-EU-holidaymakers.html

Worcestershire surgeon Sudip Sarker helpline 'receives 49 calls' - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-hereford-worcester-23119108

11 Things Not to Do With Email :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2dfed0aa/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0C110Edumb0Ethings0Eemail0Cstory0Did0F19523155/story01.htm

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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

BlackBerry 10 is not a hit; stock nosedives 28% :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/tey6Utz58Cw/index.html

10 Questions for Vanessa Redgrave :: Actress and activist Vanessa Redgrave talks about the U.S. Constitution, singing and (some of) what upsets her
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2146458,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

After Trayvon Martin: How to Stay Alive While Being Black :: In the wake of the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, some advice for young black boys
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2109780,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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