Saturday, January 12, 2013

12-Jan-2013 23:42

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Costa Concordia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/europe/gallery/concordia-one-year-later/index.html?eref�ition

Oscar nominations :: The nominations for the 85th Academy Awards have been announced. Which film received the most nods? Who were the surprise snubs? Get the scoop here.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/showbiz/movies/oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

Why Spanish hoops star spurned NBA :: It's the dream of millions of basketball fans around the world -- to be an NBA star.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/09/sport/nba-rudy-fernandez-spain-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Clegg vows to stand again in 2015 :: Nick Clegg confirms he will stand again as a parliamentary candidate at the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20983232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Jan-2013 23:41 What

Mohnish Pabrai: What I've Learned From Warren and Charlie - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/01/10/mohnish-pabrai-what-ive-learned-from-warren-and-ch.aspx

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

Here Is What Happens When You Cast Lindsay Lohan in Your Movie :: Paul Schrader, Bret Easton Ellis, Lindsay Lohan and a porn star named James Deen try to make a movie for $250,000 that will save all of their careers. What could go wrong?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/13/magazine/here-is-what-happens-when-you-cast-lindsay-lohan-in-your-movie.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


What

12-Jan-2013 22:41

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Costa Concordia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/europe/gallery/concordia-one-year-later/index.html?eref�ition

Oscar nominations :: The nominations for the 85th Academy Awards have been announced. Which film received the most nods? Who were the surprise snubs? Get the scoop here.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/showbiz/movies/oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

Why Spanish hoops star spurned NBA :: It's the dream of millions of basketball fans around the world -- to be an NBA star.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/09/sport/nba-rudy-fernandez-spain-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Clegg vows to stand again in 2015 :: Nick Clegg confirms he will stand again as a parliamentary candidate at the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20983232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Jan-2013 22:41 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Revolutionary Language :: Extremists make sensible gun control hard to discuss, let alone achieve.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/revolutionary-language.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Flu. Who Knew? :: Don't we go through this every winter, people? Let's blame John Boehner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/collins-the-flu-who-knew.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: How to Shoot a Gun :: A visit to Bud's Gun Shop in Lexington, Ky., and to the shooting range offers some perspective on the appeal of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/nocera-how-to-shoot-a-gun.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Coins Against Crazies :: About that $1 trillion coin. Hey, desperate times call for creative answers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/krugman-coins-against-crazies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beware Stubby Glasses :: A weighty new book is an acknowledgement of the need for public policy to pay more attention to behavioral research. Just waiting on the politicians.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/brooks-beware-stubby-glasses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Jan-2013 21:39

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Costa Concordia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/europe/gallery/concordia-one-year-later/index.html?eref�ition

Oscar nominations :: The nominations for the 85th Academy Awards have been announced. Which film received the most nods? Who were the surprise snubs? Get the scoop here.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/showbiz/movies/oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

Why Spanish hoops star spurned NBA :: It's the dream of millions of basketball fans around the world -- to be an NBA star.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/09/sport/nba-rudy-fernandez-spain-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Clegg vows to stand again in 2015 :: Nick Clegg confirms he will stand again as a parliamentary candidate at the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20983232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Jan-2013 21:39 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Revolutionary Language :: Extremists make sensible gun control hard to discuss, let alone achieve.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/revolutionary-language.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Flu. Who Knew? :: Don't we go through this every winter, people? Let's blame John Boehner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/collins-the-flu-who-knew.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: How to Shoot a Gun :: A visit to Bud's Gun Shop in Lexington, Ky., and to the shooting range offers some perspective on the appeal of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/nocera-how-to-shoot-a-gun.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Coins Against Crazies :: About that $1 trillion coin. Hey, desperate times call for creative answers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/krugman-coins-against-crazies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beware Stubby Glasses :: A weighty new book is an acknowledgement of the need for public policy to pay more attention to behavioral research. Just waiting on the politicians.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/brooks-beware-stubby-glasses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Jan-2013 20:41

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Costa Concordia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/europe/gallery/concordia-one-year-later/index.html?eref�ition

Oscar nominations :: The nominations for the 85th Academy Awards have been announced. Which film received the most nods? Who were the surprise snubs? Get the scoop here.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/showbiz/movies/oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

Why Spanish hoops star spurned NBA :: It's the dream of millions of basketball fans around the world -- to be an NBA star.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/09/sport/nba-rudy-fernandez-spain-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Clegg vows to stand again in 2015 :: Nick Clegg confirms he will stand again as a parliamentary candidate at the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-20983232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Jan-2013 20:40 French

French hostage killed during rescue attempt - RTE.ie :: http://www.rte.ie/news/2013/0112/somalia-french.html

Over 100 dead in French strikes and fighting in Mali :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YGd4WZSJLq8/us-mali-rebels-idUSBRE90912Q20130112

Malian army beats back Islamist rebels with French help :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b5k7nS6PWfI/us-mali-rebels-idUSBRE90912Q20130111

FRANCE: French teenager's research published in Nature :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/general/20130105-french-teenager-s-research-published-nature


French

12-Jan-2013 19:38

Chavez misses Venezuela inauguration :: Health problems have stopped Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez from coming to Caracas for an inauguration ceremony Thursday, but there was still plenty of pomp and circumstance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

'Family Guy' creator to host Oscars :: Seth MacFarlane made the Oscar nominations announcements with help from actress Emma Stone in Beverly Hills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/10/exp-point-macfarlane-oscars.cnn?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Official: Flu cases fall in 5 U.S. states :: The number of cases of the flu have fallen off in at least five states in the South and Southeast, an official told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/health/us-flu-season/index.html?eref�ition

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Costa Concordia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/europe/gallery/concordia-one-year-later/index.html?eref�ition

12-Jan-2013 19:38 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Revolutionary Language :: Extremists make sensible gun control hard to discuss, let alone achieve.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/revolutionary-language.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Flu. Who Knew? :: Don't we go through this every winter, people? Let's blame John Boehner.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/collins-the-flu-who-knew.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: How to Shoot a Gun :: A visit to Bud's Gun Shop in Lexington, Ky., and to the shooting range offers some perspective on the appeal of guns.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/12/opinion/nocera-how-to-shoot-a-gun.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Coins Against Crazies :: About that $1 trillion coin. Hey, desperate times call for creative answers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/krugman-coins-against-crazies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beware Stubby Glasses :: A weighty new book is an acknowledgement of the need for public policy to pay more attention to behavioral research. Just waiting on the politicians.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/11/opinion/brooks-beware-stubby-glasses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

12-Jan-2013 18:38

Chavez misses Venezuela inauguration :: Health problems have stopped Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez from coming to Caracas for an inauguration ceremony Thursday, but there was still plenty of pomp and circumstance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

'Family Guy' creator to host Oscars :: Seth MacFarlane made the Oscar nominations announcements with help from actress Emma Stone in Beverly Hills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/10/exp-point-macfarlane-oscars.cnn?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pakistan Cleric to March on Capital to Demand Election Overhaul - Bloomberg :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHIaNFPuSH6ZwPGP_57xixHhhJnmg&url=http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-11/pakistan-cleric-to-march-on-capital-to-demand-election-overhaul.html

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Hafez Saeed warns Kashmir violence could turn 'ugly' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MX6PdAhwhXw/pakistan-india-hafiz-saeed-kashmir-idINDEE90A08D20130111

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Official: Flu cases fall in 5 U.S. states :: The number of cases of the flu have fallen off in at least five states in the South and Southeast, an official told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/health/us-flu-season/index.html?eref�ition

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

12-Jan-2013 18:38 French

Hundreds of French troops drive back Mali rebels, French defence minister says - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/Hundreds%2BFrench%2Btroops%2Bdrive%2Bback%2BMali%2Brebels%2BFrench%2Bdefence%2Bminister%2Bsays/7811769/story.html

Malian army beats back Islamist rebels with French help :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b5k7nS6PWfI/us-mali-rebels-idUSBRE90912Q20130111

FRANCE: French teenager's research published in Nature :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/general/20130105-french-teenager-s-research-published-nature


French

12-Jan-2013 17:37

Chavez misses Venezuela inauguration :: Health problems have stopped Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez from coming to Caracas for an inauguration ceremony Thursday, but there was still plenty of pomp and circumstance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

'Family Guy' creator to host Oscars :: Seth MacFarlane made the Oscar nominations announcements with help from actress Emma Stone in Beverly Hills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/10/exp-point-macfarlane-oscars.cnn?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Hafez Saeed warns Kashmir violence could turn 'ugly' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MX6PdAhwhXw/pakistan-india-hafiz-saeed-kashmir-idINDEE90A08D20130111

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Official: Flu cases fall in 5 U.S. states :: The number of cases of the flu have fallen off in at least five states in the South and Southeast, an official told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/health/us-flu-season/index.html?eref�ition

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition

Will 'Abenomics' lift Japan? :: As the new Japanese government of Shinzo Abe unleashes a new round of stimulus for the ailing economy, a Tokyo restaurateur has thrown his support behind the new government -- but it comes with a resigned sigh that seems to mark most leadership changes in the world's third largest economy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/japan-stimulus-impact/index.html?eref�ition

A-level science funding fears :: Scientists have asked the government to reconsider a plan to remove higher funding for A-level science courses.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20987762#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

12-Jan-2013 17:37 French

Mali insurgent group Ansar Dine threaten French citizens across Middle East ... - RTE.ie :: http://www.rte.ie/news/2013/0112/mali-france.html

Mali action puts French citizens at risk: Islamists :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YGd4WZSJLq8/us-mali-rebels-idUSBRE90912Q20130112

Malian army beats back Islamist rebels with French help :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b5k7nS6PWfI/us-mali-rebels-idUSBRE90912Q20130111

FRANCE: French teenager's research published in Nature :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/general/20130105-french-teenager-s-research-published-nature


French

12-Jan-2013 16:36

Chavez misses Venezuela inauguration :: Health problems have stopped Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez from coming to Caracas for an inauguration ceremony Thursday, but there was still plenty of pomp and circumstance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/americas/venezuela-chavez/index.html?eref�ition

Republican: Why I can't support Hagel :: To the surprise of many, including me, President Barack Obama has nominated former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel to be his next defense secretary. Like many Texans, I am grateful for Hagel's courageous military service, but I fear he is the wrong man to lead the Pentagon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/cornyn-hagel/index.html?eref�ition

The revival of an ancient whistling language :: On a Spanish island, an ancient whistling language that seemed to be dying out is now undergoing a revival.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20953138#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bennett: Obama's spending problem :: Second terms, untainted by re-election posturing, often reveal a president's true governing philosophy. In the case of President Obama, two recent revelations have confirmed all we may need to know about his agenda for the next four years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/bennett-obama-debt-celing/index.html?eref�ition

Lung infection breath test discovery :: Scientists have identified the chemical "fingerprint" of bacteria present in the lungs, which could lead to a quick breath test to diagnose infections like tuberculosis, says a study in the Journal of Breath Research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-20975948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Take a tour of The Shard's roof :: BBC News gets a preview of the viewing platform on the 72nd floor of The Shard in London, western Europe's tallest building.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20979547#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Outrage over beheading of Sri Lankan :: A young Sri Lankan woman charged in Saudi Arabia with murdering her employers' baby -- a charge she denied -- is executed despite the protests of rights groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/meast/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid/index.html?eref�ition

A look at U.S. gun laws from 1791 :: Mass shootings in 2012 reignited the debate over legislation to combat gun violence. Here's a look at laws already on the books in the United States dealing with firearms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/politics/us-gun-laws/index.html?eref�ition

For disabled, a Web access divide :: Melissa Earll owns stacks of classic comic books, baseball cards that include a young Hank Aaron and Whitey Ford and other collectibles she wants to sell.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/tech/web/ebay-internet-disabilities/index.html?eref�ition

Can airliners really fly upside down? :: The pilot turned his airliner upside down. On purpose. And it saved nearly a hundred lives.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/travel/flight-movie-united-232/index.html?eref�ition

China's Southern Weekly returns :: Southern Weekly hit Beijing newsstands for the first time since journalists went on strike to protest apparent editorial interference but was not widely available in its home province.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/world/asia/china-censorship-southern-weekly-florcruz/index.html?eref�ition

'Lincoln' leads Oscar race :: Nominations are in and Kim Serafin takes a look at the leading contenders to take home an Oscar this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/showbiz/2013/01/11/wr-serafin-entertainment-this-week.cnn?eref�ition

Saudi beheading: Inhuman and illegal? :: The beheading of Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan in Saudi Arabia convicted of the murder of a baby, should spotlight the precarious existence of other domestic workers, Jo Becker of Human Rights Watch writes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/saudi-arabia-sri-lankan-maid-opinion/index.html?eref�ition

What do Biden, NRA have in common? :: There are obviously deep divisions between the two, but they may find common ground on gun control, says John Avlon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/opinion/avlon-obama-gun-control/index.html?eref�ition

Microsoft sets Messenger deadline :: The Windows Live Messenger service will be switched off on 15 March, Microsoft says in a message to all users of the service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-20984820#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police find alligator guarding marijuana :: During a probation check, police find 34 pounds of marijuana being guarded by an alligator. Affiliate WPIX reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/crime/2013/01/10/dnt-alligator-guards-pot.kpix?eref�ition

'Family Guy' creator to host Oscars :: Seth MacFarlane made the Oscar nominations announcements with help from actress Emma Stone in Beverly Hills.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/01/10/exp-point-macfarlane-oscars.cnn?eref�ition

Huge dust storm hits Down Under :: Amazing visuals show a mammoth dust storm passing over Western Australia after a large storm near Onslow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/11/australia-red-dust-storm.cnn?eref�ition

Tiny machine apes production line :: Manchester scientists develop a tiny molecular machine they hope one day could synthesize new drug molecules or new types of plastic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20987065#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How Manchester United nearly died :: The air-raid sirens haunted the night sky. It was March 11 1941 and the Luftwaffe was on the attack. There was fear, panic, death and ruin.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/sport/football/football-manchester-united-james-gibson/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 11 January 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 11 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-20984435#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How L'Occitane avoided ruin :: It started with one man peddling lavender and rosemary oil at local markets -- now it's a business valued at $4.8 billion.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/loccitane-baussan-essential-oils/index.html?eref�ition

Hafez Saeed warns Kashmir violence could turn 'ugly' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MX6PdAhwhXw/pakistan-india-hafiz-saeed-kashmir-idINDEE90A08D20130111

Adoption map launch for campaign :: A new map showing the number of children waiting to be adopted in different parts of England is being published by the government.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-20973999#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can you still go from burger flipper to president? :: Ex-McDonald's president Fred Turner, who died this week, made it from burger flipper to the top. But is this still realistic?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20969542#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Official: Flu cases fall in 5 U.S. states :: The number of cases of the flu have fallen off in at least five states in the South and Southeast, an official told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/health/us-flu-season/index.html?eref�ition

Australia: Facing off with nature :: Australia's farmers are struggling in the face of extreme weather such as catastrophic bushfires, says author Geoff Hiscock.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/10/business/australia-extreme-weather-hiscock/index.html?eref�ition

Infosys unexpectedly raises forecast, shares surge 17 percent :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5my8btshOv0/infosys-results-idINDEE90A02020130111

A grandmother, a new bunker lead to India-Pakistan clashes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yllg5z5iRcw/india-pakistan-border-clash-reason-idINDEE90A09V20130111

Who will win battle for new Tunisia? :: When ultra-conservative Salafist Muslims took an interest in an artist Nadia Jelassi's work at a Tunis exhibition, the reaction was much stronger than she bargained for. The case highlights growing tensions between liberal and religious forces over the limits of free speech in post --revolution Tunisia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/11/world/meast/tunisia-salafists-artists-battle/index.html?eref�ition