Sunday, January 6, 2013

06-Jan-2013 23:19

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

06-Jan-2013 23:19 10

Three Questioned in Libor Probe :: The U.K. Serious Fraud Office has arrested three men as part of an investigation into the rigging of interest rates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578172912726034752.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

FRANCE: First 2013 baby in France born to lesbian couple :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130102-first-2013-baby-france-born-lesbian-couple

Why Your Heartburn Drugs Don't Work :: New research suggests that in many people, heartburn may be caused by something other than acid reflux. But gastroenterologists are often stumped as to what it is and how to treat it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115031699278010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

HSBC to Pay Record U.S. Penalty :: HSBC acknowledged that for years it ignored possible money laundering, part of a record $1.9 billion settlement with U.S. authorities that caps the bank's disastrous foray into the U.S. market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324478304578171650887467568.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

EU to Put Reins on Regulators :: Authorities are considering launching a legal crackdown on some national regulators for restricting European banks from freely moving funds across national borders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578171320383106476.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Man Killed in Rare Midtown Shooting :: A man was fatally shot in the head on West 58th Street, marking the fourth death this year in a typically murder-free area of Manhattan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171563047837912.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fiscal Cliff Talks Make Progress :: Budget negotiations between the White House and Republican House Speaker Boehner have progressed steadily in recent days, breathing life into talks that appeared to have stalled.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171653501931248.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Republican Tax Panic :: The GOP should negotiate with Obama, not each other.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324640104578161204263495688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Feds Ponder Joining Suit Against Armstrong :: Justice Department officials are considering whether to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed by cyclist Lance Armstrong's former teammate, Floyd Landis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171551137193218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Giving to Charity and the Children :: The client had more money than he ever intended to spend. So his adviser, Brian Kazanchy, helped him tackle two of his biggest goals: Donating to charity and passing money to his two daughters as tax efficiently as possible.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578159490706917284.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE - BRITAIN: France's Jean-Michel Jarre in talks on new music school in London :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20130101-France%27s-jean-michel-jarre-talks-new-electronic-music-school-London

One Running Shoe in the Grave :: New studies on older endurance athletes suggest the fittest reap few health benefits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578145462264024472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE: Majority of French want referendum on gay marriage :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130103-majority-french-want-referendum-gay-marriage

They Know What You're Shopping For :: "You're looking at the premium package, right?" Companies today are increasingly tying people's real-life identities to their online browsing habits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324784404578143144132736214.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Passing Along Life Lessons :: Why values are an increasingly important part of estate planning.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578116843265852654.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Depardieu offered minister's job in Russia - Brisbane Times :: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/lifestyle/celebrity/depardieu-offered-ministers-job-in-russia-20130106-2cb4o.html

UPDATE 3-Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/06/syria-crisis-idUSL5E9C60Q420130106

Justin Bieber explains smoking snaps - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10857725

Searches ongoing as Australian wildfires continue - RTE.ie :: http://www.rte.ie/news/2013/0106/australia-tasmania-wildfire.html

Huge gadget show gears up in Vegas - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/technology/technology-news/huge-gadget-show-gears-up-in-vegas-20130107-2cbpf.html

Prosecutors prep case against Colo. shooting suspect - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/usatoday/article/1810905?odyssey%3Dmod%257Cnewswell%257Ctext%257CFRONTPAGE%257Cs

Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mzqiFJ0wl1E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8AJ1FK20130106

Police Death: Tributes To Officer Killed In Crash - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1034002/police-death-tributes-to-officer-killed-in-crash

Republican Sen. McConnell rules out more taxes in U.S. fiscal fight :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/q4kqEElnjkw/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20130106

Here's A Sneak Peek At Toyota's Self-Driving Car - San Francisco Chronicle :: http://www.sfgate.com/technology/businessinsider/article/Here-s-A-Sneak-Peek-At-Toyota-s-Self-Driving-Car-4171051.php

Ugly Flash Mob Empties La. Mall :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b2173c850b794fd518e1026f5ea983

India army kills Pakistan soldier in Kashmir: Pakistan army :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sVpy5T_7G5U/us-pakistan-india-attack-idUSBRE90501J20130106

U.S. drone attack kills 10 in Pakistan: intelligence sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/eefEJWLj0io/us-pakistan-drones-idUSBRE90502820130106


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06-Jan-2013 22:18

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

06-Jan-2013 22:18 10

Three Questioned in Libor Probe :: The U.K. Serious Fraud Office has arrested three men as part of an investigation into the rigging of interest rates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578172912726034752.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

FRANCE: First 2013 baby in France born to lesbian couple :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130102-first-2013-baby-france-born-lesbian-couple

Why Your Heartburn Drugs Don't Work :: New research suggests that in many people, heartburn may be caused by something other than acid reflux. But gastroenterologists are often stumped as to what it is and how to treat it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115031699278010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

HSBC to Pay Record U.S. Penalty :: HSBC acknowledged that for years it ignored possible money laundering, part of a record $1.9 billion settlement with U.S. authorities that caps the bank's disastrous foray into the U.S. market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324478304578171650887467568.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

EU to Put Reins on Regulators :: Authorities are considering launching a legal crackdown on some national regulators for restricting European banks from freely moving funds across national borders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578171320383106476.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Man Killed in Rare Midtown Shooting :: A man was fatally shot in the head on West 58th Street, marking the fourth death this year in a typically murder-free area of Manhattan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171563047837912.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fiscal Cliff Talks Make Progress :: Budget negotiations between the White House and Republican House Speaker Boehner have progressed steadily in recent days, breathing life into talks that appeared to have stalled.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171653501931248.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Republican Tax Panic :: The GOP should negotiate with Obama, not each other.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324640104578161204263495688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Feds Ponder Joining Suit Against Armstrong :: Justice Department officials are considering whether to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed by cyclist Lance Armstrong's former teammate, Floyd Landis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171551137193218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Giving to Charity and the Children :: The client had more money than he ever intended to spend. So his adviser, Brian Kazanchy, helped him tackle two of his biggest goals: Donating to charity and passing money to his two daughters as tax efficiently as possible.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578159490706917284.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE - BRITAIN: France's Jean-Michel Jarre in talks on new music school in London :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20130101-France%27s-jean-michel-jarre-talks-new-electronic-music-school-London

One Running Shoe in the Grave :: New studies on older endurance athletes suggest the fittest reap few health benefits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578145462264024472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE: Majority of French want referendum on gay marriage :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130103-majority-french-want-referendum-gay-marriage

They Know What You're Shopping For :: "You're looking at the premium package, right?" Companies today are increasingly tying people's real-life identities to their online browsing habits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324784404578143144132736214.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Passing Along Life Lessons :: Why values are an increasingly important part of estate planning.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578116843265852654.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Murray triumphs in Brisbane - TODAYonline :: http://www.todayonline.com/Sports/EDC130107-0000021/Murray-triumphs-in-Brisbane

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers defends Luis Suarez over handball ... - RTE.ie :: http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2013/0106/361516-rodgers-defends-suarez-over-handball-controversy/

Rare early Beatles photos to be auctioned - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10857687

Depardieu set for Putin on the rich - Brisbane Times :: http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/world/depardieu-set-for-putin-on-the-rich-20130106-2cb2t.html

Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mzqiFJ0wl1E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8AJ1FK20130106

Police Death: Tributes To Officer Killed In Crash - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1034002/police-death-tributes-to-officer-killed-in-crash

CES 2013: Can this first-timer survive? - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-can-this-firsttimer-survive-ces-2013-20130106,0,3062385.story

Pak: US drones target Taliban hideouts, 16 killed - Indian Express :: http://www.indianexpress.com/news/pak-us-drones-target-taliban-hideouts-16-killed/1055478/

Stafford Hospital Victims' Families Urge Reform - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1034193/stafford-hospital-victims-families-urge-reform

Republican Sen. McConnell rules out more taxes in U.S. fiscal fight :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/q4kqEElnjkw/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20130106

Here's A Sneak Peek At Toyota's Self-Driving Car - San Francisco Chronicle :: http://www.sfgate.com/technology/businessinsider/article/Here-s-A-Sneak-Peek-At-Toyota-s-Self-Driving-Car-4171051.php

Ugly Flash Mob Empties La. Mall :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b2173c850b794fd518e1026f5ea983

India army kills Pakistan soldier in Kashmir: Pakistan army :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sVpy5T_7G5U/us-pakistan-india-attack-idUSBRE90501J20130106


10

06-Jan-2013 21:17

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

06-Jan-2013 21:17 Assad

Assad calls on Syrians to the defend country, outlines vision for peaceful ... - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/news/Assad%2Bcalls%2BSyrians%2Bdefend%2Bcountry%2Boutlines%2Bvision%2Bpeaceful%2Bsettlement%2Bwith%2Bvideo/7781604/story.html

Assad Calls Syrian Opposition 'Criminals' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i42dcae2a02e474003730ecdea42f1a

Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mzqiFJ0wl1E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8AJ1FK20130106

Defiant Assad summons Syrians for "war to defend nation" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EMOiu2py7GY/us-syria-crisis-assad-idUSBRE90503C20130106


Assad

06-Jan-2013 20:16

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

06-Jan-2013 20:16 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Surreal World: Capitol Hill :: Is C-Span's V.P. more entertaining than HBO's Veep?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/opinion/sunday/the-surreal-world-capitol-hill.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: More Risk-Taking, Less Poll-Taking :: We've had lots of deal-making in Washington lately, but hardly any displays of courage from anyone.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/opinion/sunday/friedman-more-risk-taking-less-poll-taking.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Looking for a Jump-Start in China :: China's next top leader has the potential to be a game changer, and to nourish China's rise with sweeping economic and political reforms.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/opinion/sunday/kristof-looking-for-a-jump-start-in-china.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Escaping Slavery :: The idea that progress toward racial harmony would or should be steady and continuous is fraying.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/05/opinion/blow-escaping-slavery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Suffering Fools Gladly :: This phrase is often used to excuse the rudeness of those deemed too important to stoop to lower mortals. Maybe we should take a look at our own foolishness first.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/04/opinion/brooks-suffering-fools-gladly.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jan-2013 19:15

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

06-Jan-2013 19:15 Assad

Assad Calls on Syrians to Defend the Country :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i42dcae2a02e474003730ecdea42f1a

Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mzqiFJ0wl1E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8AJ1FK20130106

Defiant Assad summons Syrians for "war to defend nation" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EMOiu2py7GY/us-syria-crisis-assad-idUSBRE90503C20130106


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06-Jan-2013 18:14

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-20904390#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Clinton's legacy as U.S. top diplomat :: As Hillary Clinton prepares to leave the Obama administration, what lies ahead for her? CNN's Kate Bolduan reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/politics/2013/01/04/tsr-bolduan-hillary-clinton-legacy.cnn?eref�ition

Is Anglo-Indian culture dying out? :: With a mixture of Western and Indian names, customs and dress, Anglo-Indians are to attend a reunion in Calcutta. But their culture is disappearing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20857969#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Current TV :: The Arab television network Al Jazeera said Wednesday it has acquired Current TV, the U.S. network started by former U.S. Vice President Al Gore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/business/al-jazeera-current-tv/index.html?eref�ition

Apes battle to stay alive in DRC :: Bonobos are known for their peace-loving ways, but their very existence is threatened by conflict and deforestation.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/africa/lola-ya-bonobo-congo/index.html?eref�ition

What should be U.S. role in Syria? :: Aaron David Miller of the Woodrow Wilson Center and Wolf Blitzer discuss Syria and also Chuck Hagel's chances as Defense Secy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/03/exp-tsr-miller-intv-syria-hagel.cnn?eref�ition

Unborn baby holds doctor's hand :: During a C-section in Arizona, one proud papa snaps a photo of his unborn daughter holding the doctors' hand.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/02/dnt-baby-delivered-grabs-doctors-hand.ktvk?eref�ition

Social stigma of rape around world :: Zainab Salbi with Women for Women International talks to CNN about the stigma surrounding rape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/03/ctw-intv-women-for-women-international.cnn?eref�ition

In winter's cold, Syrians struggle :: Anger and despair is palpable among Syrian refugees at camps in Al Qaem, Iraq. "What have we done to deserve this?" they ask Amy Mina of Save the Children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/iyw-syria-save-the-children/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar: Evolution, not revolution :: Call it a case for evolution instead of revolution. While the Arab world continues in the throes of violence and uncertainty, Myanmar is undergoing incremental change -- and almost everyone seems to want it that way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/02/opinion/myanmar-khanna/index.html?eref�ition

UK's first hand transplant operation :: A former pub landlord from West Yorkshire is making "good progress" after becoming the first person in the UK to have a hand transplant.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20898940#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rape storm: Is death the solution? :: The fatal gang-rape of a student has many Indians demanding the death penalty for convicted rapists. This is not the solution, says one campaigner.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/opinion/india-rape-amnesty/index.html?eref�ition

Bullying bosses seize power :: If you want to reach the top at work, it's better to be feared than liked, according to a new study.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/bully-work-prestige-dominance/index.html?eref�ition

Falklands feud :: Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has again opened the dispute over sovereignty of the Falkland Islands in the South Atlantic, accusing the British government of blatant colonialism.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Cash-only Vatican :: A stand-off between two titans of finance, the Bank of Italy and the Vatican, has forced tourists to abandon their visits to the Sistine Chapel -- unless they have cash in their pockets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/business/italy-vatican/index.html?eref�ition

Snapchat :: You may not have heard of Snapchat. But if there are teenagers or 20-somethings in your life, it's a safe bet that they have.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/tech/mobile/snapchat/index.html?eref�ition

China levies LCD price fixing fines :: Samsung, LG and four Taiwanese firms are fined £35m by Chinese trade regulators for fixing LCD screen prices.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910299#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

PM's 'real change' pledge on EU :: The Conservatives will offer voters the prospect of "real change" in the UK's relationship with Europe at the next election, David Cameron says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20910437#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 4 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20909316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What's behind Falklands feud? :: Argentina accuses the UK of colonialism over the islands it calls Las Malvinas. The British government makes it clear it has no intention of discussing the issue. Why is the territorial dispute flaring up now?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/03/world/falklands-argentina-background/index.html?eref�ition

Toyota previews self-driving car :: A self-driving prototype is previewed by carmaker Toyota ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show next week in Las Vegas
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20910769#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Plane explodes on Vegas runway :: Two people escaped from a small plane that exploded into flames in Las Vegas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/vo-vegas-plane-crash-purple-foam.klas?eref�ition

Poorest pupils lack home internet :: More than a third of the poorest children do not have the internet at home and a similar number do not have a computer, official figures suggest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20899109#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Officials: Drone killed Taliban boss :: CNN's Jill Dougherty reports that Pakistani officials suspect a U.S. drone strike killed 15, including a Taliban leader.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-dougherty-pakistan-drone-strike.cnn?eref�ition

Malala discharged :: Nearly three months after she was rushed to Britain for life-saving treatment for gunshot injuries, Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousufzai has recovered enough strength to be discharged, the hospital said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/world/europe/uk-pakistan-malala-discharged/index.html?eref�ition

Huge Fatah rally staged in Gaza :: Supporters of Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas hold the biggest rally of its kind in Gaza since rivals Hamas came to power there in 2007.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-20908038#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egyptian movie star: 'Arabs not terrorists' :: He is a superstar in Arab cinema and has acted alongside Hollywood names such as Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Orlando Bloom in worldwide blockbusters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/showbiz/khaled-el-nabawy-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Is now the safest time in history? :: Matthew Chance takes a look at whether or not we live in a safer world today than any other time in history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/04/pkg-chance-uk-safer-world.cnn?eref�ition

Shocking images of shark fin trade :: Shark finning thrives on Hong Kong's rooftops
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/04/asia/gallery/hong-kong-roof-shark-fins/index.html?eref�ition

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or Superman? :: A life-size Superman was spotted flying over California's coast. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/01/03/tsr-moos-flying-superman.cnn?eref�ition

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Three Questioned in Libor Probe :: The U.K. Serious Fraud Office has arrested three men as part of an investigation into the rigging of interest rates.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578172912726034752.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

FRANCE: First 2013 baby in France born to lesbian couple :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130102-first-2013-baby-france-born-lesbian-couple

Why Your Heartburn Drugs Don't Work :: New research suggests that in many people, heartburn may be caused by something other than acid reflux. But gastroenterologists are often stumped as to what it is and how to treat it.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578115031699278010.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

HSBC to Pay Record U.S. Penalty :: HSBC acknowledged that for years it ignored possible money laundering, part of a record $1.9 billion settlement with U.S. authorities that caps the bank's disastrous foray into the U.S. market.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324478304578171650887467568.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

EU to Put Reins on Regulators :: Authorities are considering launching a legal crackdown on some national regulators for restricting European banks from freely moving funds across national borders.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324339204578171320383106476.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Man Killed in Rare Midtown Shooting :: A man was fatally shot in the head on West 58th Street, marking the fourth death this year in a typically murder-free area of Manhattan.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324024004578171563047837912.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Fiscal Cliff Talks Make Progress :: Budget negotiations between the White House and Republican House Speaker Boehner have progressed steadily in recent days, breathing life into talks that appeared to have stalled.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171653501931248.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Republican Tax Panic :: The GOP should negotiate with Obama, not each other.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324640104578161204263495688.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Feds Ponder Joining Suit Against Armstrong :: Justice Department officials are considering whether to join a whistleblower lawsuit filed by cyclist Lance Armstrong's former teammate, Floyd Landis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323339704578171551137193218.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Giving to Charity and the Children :: The client had more money than he ever intended to spend. So his adviser, Brian Kazanchy, helped him tackle two of his biggest goals: Donating to charity and passing money to his two daughters as tax efficiently as possible.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323401904578159490706917284.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE - BRITAIN: France's Jean-Michel Jarre in talks on new music school in London :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/economy/20130101-France%27s-jean-michel-jarre-talks-new-electronic-music-school-London

One Running Shoe in the Grave :: New studies on older endurance athletes suggest the fittest reap few health benefits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323330604578145462264024472.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

FRANCE: Majority of French want referendum on gay marriage :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130103-majority-french-want-referendum-gay-marriage

They Know What You're Shopping For :: "You're looking at the premium package, right?" Companies today are increasingly tying people's real-life identities to their online browsing habits.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324784404578143144132736214.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Passing Along Life Lessons :: Why values are an increasingly important part of estate planning.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324595904578116843265852654.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

UK would fight to keep Falklands: Cameron - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/breaking-news/world/uk-would-fight-to-keep-falklands-cameron/story-e6frfkui-1226548610568

Rare Color Photos of the Beatles Going Up for Auction - RollingStone.com :: http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/rare-color-photos-of-the-beatles-going-up-for-auction-20130106

Republican Senator McConnell rules out more taxes in fiscal fight :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/q4kqEElnjkw/us-usa-fiscal-idUSBRE8A80WV20130106

Ugly Flash Mob Empties La. Mall :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b2173c850b794fd518e1026f5ea983

Assad "peace plan" greeted with scorn by foes :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mzqiFJ0wl1E/us-syria-crisis-idUSBRE8AJ1FK20130106

India army kills Pakistan soldier in Kashmir: Pakistan army :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/sVpy5T_7G5U/us-pakistan-india-attack-idUSBRE90501J20130106

U.S. drone attack kills 10 in Pakistan: intelligence sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/eefEJWLj0io/us-pakistan-drones-idUSBRE90502820130106

UPDATE 3-Indian rape victim's father says he wants her named :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KvUynKShEiw/india-rape-idUSL5E9C601820130106

Defiant Assad summons Syrians for "war to defend nation" :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EMOiu2py7GY/us-syria-crisis-assad-idUSBRE90503C20130106

The Saturday Profile: After Years in Solitary, an Austere Life as Uruguay's President :: José Mujica, a former guerrilla who took office in 2010, shuns opulence, donates most of his salary and lives modestly, as he says a leader of a proper democracy should.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/05/world/americas/after-years-in-solitary-an-austere-life-as-uruguays-president.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

US job growth cools slightly in December, recovery grinds on - Financial Express :: http://www.financialexpress.com/news/us-job-growth-cools-slightly-in-december-recovery-grinds-on/1054680

Drive On: Fiat 500e electric has 87 mile range - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/driveon/2013/01/05/fiat-500-electric-range/1810607/

Mastering the Mismatch :: Get ready to add "spezzato," the art of contrasting jackets and trousers, to your sartorial dictionary.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323894704578114882615634490.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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