The Getaway: Cuba: Going With a Tour Company :: What can you expect to see and do when traveling with a tour organizer? Here's a quick guide.
Loud Voice Fighting Tide of New Trend in Education :: Diane Ravitch has become a folk hero to the left for arguing that fixing schools without addressing the larger context of societal problems is doomed to fail.
My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
Samsung says it will follow Apple with 64-bit smartphone... at some point - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2013/sep/12/samsung-apple-64-bit-smartphone
A Rare Public View of Obama's Pivots on Policy in Syria Confrontation :: President Obama's handling of his confrontation with Syria has been an unusual instance of a commander in chief seemingly thinking out loud and changing his mind on the fly.
Graduates students express concerns with design of Munger residence hall - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/news/students-weigh-proposed-graduate-dorm
Flagging up a new look: Rihanna points the way with a very rude bag as she ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2417380/Rihanna-sets-tongue-wagging-steps-multi-coloured-outfit-fauxhawk.html
Donors flooded state level PACs with big checks - Sunlight Foundation Reporting Group :: http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/2013/statepacs/
Falling For the Job :: Hiring is a lot like dating, say the new startups that want to play matchmaker between employers and job seekers. And you don't have to show up with flowers
Saul Landau, Maker of Films With Leftist Edge, Dies at 77 :: Mr. Landau's passion for asking what he called "the most intrusive questions" yielded penetrating cinematic profiles of leaders like Fidel Castro and Salvador Allende.
U.S. cigarette makers lose disputes with nine states in tobacco deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/A-AGOD2oXW4/story01.htm
A Test of Will, With a View :: The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, a 104-mile race through France, Switzerland and Italy, tests runners' endurance with numerous passages in high altitude.
In the Garden: A Passion and Then a Solace :: A garden planted with an amateur's enthusiasm now comforts its creator with variety and extravagance.
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.
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.
FRANCE - CHINA: Chinese baby milk company partners with French dairy firms to polish its image :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130908-chinese-baby-milk-companies-partner-french-dairy-firms-polish-their-image
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.
FRANCE: French schools to display Secular Charter with rules on religion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130909-french-schools-display-secular-charter-rules-religion
US pastor arrested with kerosene-soaked Qurans - The Nation :: http://www.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/international/13-Sep-2013/us-pastor-arrested-with-kerosene-soaked-qurans