Tuesday, February 5, 2013

05-Feb-2013 23:07

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

First look at Sochi, Russia's Olympic city :: With the 2014 Olympic Winter Games due to take place from February 7-23 of next year, the Russian city of Sochi is hard at work getting its infrastructure into shape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/gallery/sochi-russia-winter-olympics-site/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Northern Mali, the next Tora Bora? :: CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux explains the comparisons between northern Mali and the Tora Bora region of Afghanistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/04/exp-bordeaux-mali.cnn-radio?eref�ition

To boldly go on nerdy pilgrimage :: Whether it's through film, TV or pages of a book, you may have flown a TARDIS with a time lord, walked on the moon with Neil Armstrong, survived the Hunger Games, and perhaps even fallen in love with a character of the likes of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/fan-pilgrimages/index.html?eref�ition

After 500 years, Richard III's bones yield their secret :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6wzwm65J3ck/us-britain-richard-idUSBRE9130BW20130204

Playtime that protects the planet :: CNN's Pauline Chiou goes to Hong Kong's annual toy fair to find out about the growing market for eco-friendly toys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/14/eco-solutions-toys.cnn?eref�ition

2013: A 'game-changer' on climate? :: As leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos, signs of economic hope are upon us. The global economy is on the mend. Worldwide, the middle class is expanding by an estimated 100 million per year. And the quality of life for millions in Asia and Africa is growing at an unprecedented pace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/22/business/steer-climate-change-davos/index.html?eref�ition

Surfer on riding 100-foot wave :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Garrett McNamara about potentially breaking the record for surfing the biggest wave.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/01/30/ac-intv-mcnamara-surfing-new-record.cnn?eref�ition

Birds' synchronized flight dazzles :: It looks like a dark cloud, but it's starling birds synchronizing their flight to help them find food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/31/nr-cloud-of-starlings.cnn?eref�ition

In pictures: Hollande greeted in Mali's Timbuktu :: French President Francois Hollande visits Timbuktu
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21305782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shipping looks to clean up its act :: At nearly the length of four football pitches, the container ship Eugen Maersk takes some stopping when traveling at full speed -- around 7 kilometers (4.3 miles) before it can come to a complete halt.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2012/12/17/business/eco-green-shipping-singapore/index.html?eref�ition

Embrace ice: 8 cool getaways :: Some people think the only cure for the doldrums of winter is sunshine. Far from it. Why not up the ante? Don't suffer snow and ice at home when you can really do winter vacations and ice holidays in style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/17/travel/ice-vacations/index.html?eref�ition

Job seeker sells himself on 'Amazon' :: A French job-seeker has "sold" himself with an online resume made to look like an Amazon page, proving that some creativity and attention to personal branding can go a long way.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/business/fake-amazon-resume-cv-philippe-dubost/index.html?eref�ition

Five reasons to love BlackBerry 10 :: All BlackBerry did Wednesday was change its corporate name, introduce two new smartphones and launch a bold new mobile operating system, BlackBerry 10, that may be the struggling company's last stab at relevance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/tech/mobile/5-blackberry-10-features/index.html?eref�ition

Why HK craves organic food :: CNN's Patricia Wu looks at Hong Kong's craving for quality organic food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/28/wu-hong-kong-organic-farming.cnn?eref�ition

Times hacking 'a wake-up call' :: The New York Times' acknowledgment in its Thursday editions that Chinese hackers carried out sustained attacks on its computer systems should be a wake-up call to any company around the world that trades in information, according to computer security experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/china-nyt-wakeup/index.html?eref�ition

Watch groundhog predict early spring :: Hundreds gathered in Pennsylvania to find out whether the famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, will see his shadow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/02/02/groundhog-day-phil-2013.cnn?eref�ition

Fireworks blast collapses bridge :: A truck carrying fireworks on an expressway bridge in central China exploded Friday, causing part of the bridge to collapse and sending dozens of vehicles plunging off the edge, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/asia/china-bridge-collapse/index.html?eref�ition

How Hillary tried to change world view :: CNN's Nic Robertson looks at how Hillary Clinton tried to change the global attitude of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/01/robertson-farewell-hillary.cnn?eref�ition

Samsung's sprawling business empire :: If you thought Samsung was all about cell phones, think again. CNN's Matthew Chance reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/02/01/pkg-chance-samsung-expansion.cnn?eref�ition

Embassy attack: Echoes of Cold War :: The suicide bombing in Ankara is a reminder to counterterrorism agencies that it's not just jihadist groups who threaten Western governments and their interests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/turkey-explosion-terror-group/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 23:07 U.S.

DealBook: U.S. Accuses S.&P. of Fraud in Suit on Loan Bundles :: A suit against Standard & Poor's Ratings Service is the first the government has brought against the credit ratings agencies related to the financial crisis.
http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/u-s-and-states-prepare-to-sue-s-p-over-mortgage-ratings/?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.S. Memo Details Views on Killing Citizens in Al Qaeda :: Obama administration lawyers said it would be lawful to kill a United States citizen who is a ranking figure in Al Qaeda and who poses "an imminent threat" against the country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/us/politics/us-memo-details-views-on-killing-citizens-in-al-qaeda.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.S. Stepped In to Halt Mexican General's Rise :: Gen. Moisés García Ochoa was blocked from becoming defense minister after American officials expressed their concern that he had ties to drug traffickers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/world/americas/us-stepped-in-to-halt-mexican-generals-rise.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

U.S. proposes scrapping some obsolete Medicare regulations :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RAbVPmXBtWU/us-usa-healthcare-hospitals-idUSBRE91402320130205

S&P expects U.S. lawsuit over pre-crisis credit ratings :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/WXf_J12iR0k/us-mcgrawhill-sandp-civilcharges-idUSBRE9130U120130204

Bet on U.S. Pays Off for Germany's Carmakers :: The American auto market's recovery has also been a boon for Daimler, BMW and Volkswagen, which have invested heavily in the United States.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/business/global/german-automakers-bet-on-us-market-and-win.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


U.S.

05-Feb-2013 22:06 Are

Growing Numbers of Start-Ups Are Worth a Billion Dollars :: An unexpectedly large number of high-technology start-ups are valued at $1 billion or more.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/technology/growing-numbers-of-start-ups-are-worth-a-billion-dollars.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/time/mostemailed/~3/-myOH-rxxHw/0,9171,2105432,00.html


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05-Feb-2013 21:05

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

First look at Sochi, Russia's Olympic city :: With the 2014 Olympic Winter Games due to take place from February 7-23 of next year, the Russian city of Sochi is hard at work getting its infrastructure into shape.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/gallery/sochi-russia-winter-olympics-site/index.html?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A different breed :: BBC Radio 5 live's Mark Pougatch hosts a horse racing special, looking at the achievements of 17-times champion jockey AP McCoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/horse-racing/21325251

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan wary of N. Korean schools :: At special schools in Tokyo, classes are held under the portraits of North Korean leaders. The private schools which received North Korean help, want Japanese government funds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-north-korea-school/index.html?eref�ition

Nile islanders' battle to survive :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports that residents on an island in the Nile are struggling to keep their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-egypt-doomed-island.cnn?eref�ition

Northern Mali, the next Tora Bora? :: CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux explains the comparisons between northern Mali and the Tora Bora region of Afghanistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/04/exp-bordeaux-mali.cnn-radio?eref�ition

Plight of Italy's small retailers :: Ben Wedeman reports that many small local businesses in Italy are being forced out by big multi-national retailers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-italy-grim-times.cnn?eref�ition

To boldly go on nerdy pilgrimage :: Whether it's through film, TV or pages of a book, you may have flown a TARDIS with a time lord, walked on the moon with Neil Armstrong, survived the Hunger Games, and perhaps even fallen in love with a character of the likes of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/fan-pilgrimages/index.html?eref�ition

Beyonce fails to lip-sync on stage :: By the time the clock ran out on Beyonce's Super Bowl halftime performance on Sunday, the singer had put to rest doubts that she would give it her all.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/showbiz/tv/beyonce-super-bowl-halftime-show/index.html?eref�ition

After 500 years, Richard III's bones yield their secret :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6wzwm65J3ck/us-britain-richard-idUSBRE9130BW20130204

Playtime that protects the planet :: CNN's Pauline Chiou goes to Hong Kong's annual toy fair to find out about the growing market for eco-friendly toys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/14/eco-solutions-toys.cnn?eref�ition

2013: A 'game-changer' on climate? :: As leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos, signs of economic hope are upon us. The global economy is on the mend. Worldwide, the middle class is expanding by an estimated 100 million per year. And the quality of life for millions in Asia and Africa is growing at an unprecedented pace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/22/business/steer-climate-change-davos/index.html?eref�ition

Surfer on riding 100-foot wave :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Garrett McNamara about potentially breaking the record for surfing the biggest wave.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/01/30/ac-intv-mcnamara-surfing-new-record.cnn?eref�ition

Birds' synchronized flight dazzles :: It looks like a dark cloud, but it's starling birds synchronizing their flight to help them find food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/31/nr-cloud-of-starlings.cnn?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 21:05 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Academic Counseling Racket :: The case of Michael McAdoo, now a Baltimore Raven, shines a light on the real scandal at the University of North Carolina.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/nocera-academic-counseling-racket.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 20:04

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A different breed :: BBC Radio 5 live's Mark Pougatch hosts a horse racing special, looking at the achievements of 17-times champion jockey AP McCoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/horse-racing/21325251

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senegalese shoot for basketball glory :: Youngsters in Senegal are earning college basketball scholarships in the U.S. thanks to a Senegalese academy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/sport/seeds-senegal-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Japan wary of N. Korean schools :: At special schools in Tokyo, classes are held under the portraits of North Korean leaders. The private schools which received North Korean help, want Japanese government funds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-north-korea-school/index.html?eref�ition

Nile islanders' battle to survive :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports that residents on an island in the Nile are struggling to keep their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-egypt-doomed-island.cnn?eref�ition

Northern Mali, the next Tora Bora? :: CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux explains the comparisons between northern Mali and the Tora Bora region of Afghanistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/04/exp-bordeaux-mali.cnn-radio?eref�ition

Plight of Italy's small retailers :: Ben Wedeman reports that many small local businesses in Italy are being forced out by big multi-national retailers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-italy-grim-times.cnn?eref�ition

To boldly go on nerdy pilgrimage :: Whether it's through film, TV or pages of a book, you may have flown a TARDIS with a time lord, walked on the moon with Neil Armstrong, survived the Hunger Games, and perhaps even fallen in love with a character of the likes of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/fan-pilgrimages/index.html?eref�ition

Beyonce fails to lip-sync on stage :: By the time the clock ran out on Beyonce's Super Bowl halftime performance on Sunday, the singer had put to rest doubts that she would give it her all.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/showbiz/tv/beyonce-super-bowl-halftime-show/index.html?eref�ition

After 500 years, Richard III's bones yield their secret :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6wzwm65J3ck/us-britain-richard-idUSBRE9130BW20130204

Playtime that protects the planet :: CNN's Pauline Chiou goes to Hong Kong's annual toy fair to find out about the growing market for eco-friendly toys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/14/eco-solutions-toys.cnn?eref�ition

2013: A 'game-changer' on climate? :: As leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos, signs of economic hope are upon us. The global economy is on the mend. Worldwide, the middle class is expanding by an estimated 100 million per year. And the quality of life for millions in Asia and Africa is growing at an unprecedented pace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/22/business/steer-climate-change-davos/index.html?eref�ition

Surfer on riding 100-foot wave :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Garrett McNamara about potentially breaking the record for surfing the biggest wave.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/01/30/ac-intv-mcnamara-surfing-new-record.cnn?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 20:04 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Academic Counseling Racket :: The case of Michael McAdoo, now a Baltimore Raven, shines a light on the real scandal at the University of North Carolina.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/nocera-academic-counseling-racket.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 19:03

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selling ballet to the townships :: A dance group in South Africa has enlisted Harvard Business School students to advise it on how to make money from ballet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/africa/ballet-harvard-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senegalese shoot for basketball glory :: Youngsters in Senegal are earning college basketball scholarships in the U.S. thanks to a Senegalese academy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/sport/seeds-senegal-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Japan wary of N. Korean schools :: At special schools in Tokyo, classes are held under the portraits of North Korean leaders. The private schools which received North Korean help, want Japanese government funds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-north-korea-school/index.html?eref�ition

Nile islanders' battle to survive :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports that residents on an island in the Nile are struggling to keep their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-egypt-doomed-island.cnn?eref�ition

Northern Mali, the next Tora Bora? :: CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux explains the comparisons between northern Mali and the Tora Bora region of Afghanistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/04/exp-bordeaux-mali.cnn-radio?eref�ition

Plight of Italy's small retailers :: Ben Wedeman reports that many small local businesses in Italy are being forced out by big multi-national retailers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-italy-grim-times.cnn?eref�ition

To boldly go on nerdy pilgrimage :: Whether it's through film, TV or pages of a book, you may have flown a TARDIS with a time lord, walked on the moon with Neil Armstrong, survived the Hunger Games, and perhaps even fallen in love with a character of the likes of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/fan-pilgrimages/index.html?eref�ition

Beyonce fails to lip-sync on stage :: By the time the clock ran out on Beyonce's Super Bowl halftime performance on Sunday, the singer had put to rest doubts that she would give it her all.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/showbiz/tv/beyonce-super-bowl-halftime-show/index.html?eref�ition

After 500 years, Richard III's bones yield their secret :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6wzwm65J3ck/us-britain-richard-idUSBRE9130BW20130204

Playtime that protects the planet :: CNN's Pauline Chiou goes to Hong Kong's annual toy fair to find out about the growing market for eco-friendly toys.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/01/14/eco-solutions-toys.cnn?eref�ition

2013: A 'game-changer' on climate? :: As leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos, signs of economic hope are upon us. The global economy is on the mend. Worldwide, the middle class is expanding by an estimated 100 million per year. And the quality of life for millions in Asia and Africa is growing at an unprecedented pace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/22/business/steer-climate-change-davos/index.html?eref�ition

Surfer on riding 100-foot wave :: CNN's Anderson Cooper talks to Garrett McNamara about potentially breaking the record for surfing the biggest wave.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/01/30/ac-intv-mcnamara-surfing-new-record.cnn?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 19:03 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Academic Counseling Racket :: The case of Michael McAdoo, now a Baltimore Raven, shines a light on the real scandal at the University of North Carolina.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/nocera-academic-counseling-racket.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tracking the Pack :: Modern communications technologies are reshaping our relationships with other species.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/tracking-the-pack.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 18:03

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

Can testosterone make you live longer? :: Dr Jeffry Life, a Las Vegas based age management doctor, is 74 years old. He has the body of a man half his age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21151163#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

Activists aim to reclaim 'jihad' word :: A Muslim activist group has launched a new ad campaign to reclaim a word they say has been abused and distorted by Muslim extremists and by anti-Muslim groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/myjihad-campaign/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar youth like western ways :: CNN's Dan Rivers reports as Myanmar slowly opens up to the rest of the world the youth are embracing the culture change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/rivers-myanmar-youth-culture.cnn?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Prince Harry: Once more into breach? :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selling ballet to the townships :: A dance group in South Africa has enlisted Harvard Business School students to advise it on how to make money from ballet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/africa/ballet-harvard-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Where is world's priciest city? :: Despite Japanese deflation, a weaker yen and rising prices throughout the world, Tokyo has resumed its position as the world's most expensive city, according to the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/cost-of-living-2013/index.html?eref�ition

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senegalese shoot for basketball glory :: Youngsters in Senegal are earning college basketball scholarships in the U.S. thanks to a Senegalese academy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/sport/seeds-senegal-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

Japan wary of N. Korean schools :: At special schools in Tokyo, classes are held under the portraits of North Korean leaders. The private schools which received North Korean help, want Japanese government funds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-north-korea-school/index.html?eref�ition

Nile islanders' battle to survive :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports that residents on an island in the Nile are struggling to keep their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-egypt-doomed-island.cnn?eref�ition

Northern Mali, the next Tora Bora? :: CNN's Emma Lacey-Bordeaux explains the comparisons between northern Mali and the Tora Bora region of Afghanistan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/04/exp-bordeaux-mali.cnn-radio?eref�ition

Plight of Italy's small retailers :: Ben Wedeman reports that many small local businesses in Italy are being forced out by big multi-national retailers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/wedeman-italy-grim-times.cnn?eref�ition

To boldly go on nerdy pilgrimage :: Whether it's through film, TV or pages of a book, you may have flown a TARDIS with a time lord, walked on the moon with Neil Armstrong, survived the Hunger Games, and perhaps even fallen in love with a character of the likes of Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/fan-pilgrimages/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 18:03 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tracking the Pack :: Modern communications technologies are reshaping our relationships with other species.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/tracking-the-pack.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 17:02

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Job seeker sells himself on 'Amazon' :: How do you make yourself stand out from the crowd? This job hunter shows how it's done in spectacular style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/business/fake-amazon-resume-cv-philippe-dubost/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China cyber attacks on West growing :: Allegations that Chinese hackers infiltrated the computers of two leading U.S. newspapers add to a growing number of cyber attacks on Western companies, governments and dissidents that are believed to originate in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/china-cyber-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

Can testosterone make you live longer? :: Dr Jeffry Life, a Las Vegas based age management doctor, is 74 years old. He has the body of a man half his age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21151163#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

Activists aim to reclaim 'jihad' word :: A Muslim activist group has launched a new ad campaign to reclaim a word they say has been abused and distorted by Muslim extremists and by anti-Muslim groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/myjihad-campaign/index.html?eref�ition

People, computers need each other :: In 1997, Garry Kasparov was defeated by IBM's Deep Blue supercomputer in what seemed a watershed moment for machines. But humans can still outplay computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/opinion/sankar-human-computer-cooperation/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Bionic hand with a human touch :: What do will.i.am and Iron Man have in common? They're both rather partial to bionic limbs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/bionic-hand-ilimb-prosthetic/index.html?eref�ition

How to raise family in freezing cold :: Raising a young family while juggling a career is a tough act to master at the best of times, but how do you do it at minus 27 degrees?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/travel/vagabond-mainsail-arctic-family/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar youth like western ways :: CNN's Dan Rivers reports as Myanmar slowly opens up to the rest of the world the youth are embracing the culture change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/rivers-myanmar-youth-culture.cnn?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Prince Harry: Once more into breach? :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selling ballet to the townships :: A dance group in South Africa has enlisted Harvard Business School students to advise it on how to make money from ballet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/africa/ballet-harvard-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Where is world's priciest city? :: Despite Japanese deflation, a weaker yen and rising prices throughout the world, Tokyo has resumed its position as the world's most expensive city, according to the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/cost-of-living-2013/index.html?eref�ition

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senegalese shoot for basketball glory :: Youngsters in Senegal are earning college basketball scholarships in the U.S. thanks to a Senegalese academy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/sport/seeds-senegal-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 17:02 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tracking the Pack :: Modern communications technologies are reshaping our relationships with other species.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/tracking-the-pack.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 16:01

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Job seeker sells himself on 'Amazon' :: How do you make yourself stand out from the crowd? This job hunter shows how it's done in spectacular style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/business/fake-amazon-resume-cv-philippe-dubost/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China cyber attacks on West growing :: Allegations that Chinese hackers infiltrated the computers of two leading U.S. newspapers add to a growing number of cyber attacks on Western companies, governments and dissidents that are believed to originate in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/china-cyber-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

Can testosterone make you live longer? :: Dr Jeffry Life, a Las Vegas based age management doctor, is 74 years old. He has the body of a man half his age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21151163#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

Activists aim to reclaim 'jihad' word :: A Muslim activist group has launched a new ad campaign to reclaim a word they say has been abused and distorted by Muslim extremists and by anti-Muslim groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/myjihad-campaign/index.html?eref�ition

People, computers need each other :: In 1997, Garry Kasparov was defeated by IBM's Deep Blue supercomputer in what seemed a watershed moment for machines. But humans can still outplay computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/opinion/sankar-human-computer-cooperation/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Bionic hand with a human touch :: What do will.i.am and Iron Man have in common? They're both rather partial to bionic limbs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/bionic-hand-ilimb-prosthetic/index.html?eref�ition

How to raise family in freezing cold :: Raising a young family while juggling a career is a tough act to master at the best of times, but how do you do it at minus 27 degrees?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/travel/vagabond-mainsail-arctic-family/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar youth like western ways :: CNN's Dan Rivers reports as Myanmar slowly opens up to the rest of the world the youth are embracing the culture change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/rivers-myanmar-youth-culture.cnn?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Prince Harry: Once more into breach? :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selling ballet to the townships :: A dance group in South Africa has enlisted Harvard Business School students to advise it on how to make money from ballet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/africa/ballet-harvard-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Where is world's priciest city? :: Despite Japanese deflation, a weaker yen and rising prices throughout the world, Tokyo has resumed its position as the world's most expensive city, according to the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/cost-of-living-2013/index.html?eref�ition

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Senegalese shoot for basketball glory :: Youngsters in Senegal are earning college basketball scholarships in the U.S. thanks to a Senegalese academy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/sport/seeds-senegal-basketball/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2013 16:01 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Philosophy of Data :: Our ability to gather and process huge amounts of data does many things, including correcting intuitive biases and illuminating patterns of behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/brooks-the-philosophy-of-data.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Catholic Church's Convenient Morality :: Catholic officials all too often pick and choose when laws apply to the church.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/05/opinion/bruni-a-convenient-morality.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Friends of Fraud :: Republicans are fighting to make America safe for financial abuse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/krugman-friends-of-fraud.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Tracking the Pack :: Modern communications technologies are reshaping our relationships with other species.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/tracking-the-pack.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Historic Trial in Guatemala :: The trial of Efraín Ríos Montt, the former dictator of Guatemala, for genocide is the beginning of a process, not its conclusion.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/04/opinion/a-historic-trial-in-guatemala.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

05-Feb-2013 14:59

Tibetans sentenced over immolations :: A court in southwestern China has given heavy sentences to two ethnic Tibetans convicted of murder for "inciting" people to set themselves of fire, state media reported Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/world/asia/china-tibetans-sentenced/index.html?eref�ition

Climate message for Obama :: The past year was a rough one for the climate, so why am I so hopeful about climate disruption?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/29/opinion/brune-climate-obama/index.html?eref�ition

Job seeker sells himself on 'Amazon' :: How do you make yourself stand out from the crowd? This job hunter shows how it's done in spectacular style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/31/business/fake-amazon-resume-cv-philippe-dubost/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China highway blast :: Truck carrying fireworks explodes on a highway in central China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-21291381#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China cyber attacks on West growing :: Allegations that Chinese hackers infiltrated the computers of two leading U.S. newspapers add to a growing number of cyber attacks on Western companies, governments and dissidents that are believed to originate in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/china-cyber-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 26 January - 1 February 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21277032#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Prince Harry :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Hong Kong's mounting food waste :: Nestled among the granite peaks of eastern Hong Kong a new, man-made mountain is emerging.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/21/world/asia/hong-kong-food-waste/index.html?eref�ition

Can testosterone make you live longer? :: Dr Jeffry Life, a Las Vegas based age management doctor, is 74 years old. He has the body of a man half his age.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21151163#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How close is N. Korea to nuclear arms? :: North Korea's intention to carry out a new nuclear test, coming on the heels of December's successful satellite launch, suggests that Pyongyang is moving forward toward developing a nuclear warhead and a deliverable missile system, experts say. The question remains: How close are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/30/world/asia/north-korea-nuclear-missile/index.html?eref�ition

Best, worst Super Bowl shows ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/showbiz/gallery/super-bowl-halftime-shows-best-worst/index.html?eref�ition

Activists aim to reclaim 'jihad' word :: A Muslim activist group has launched a new ad campaign to reclaim a word they say has been abused and distorted by Muslim extremists and by anti-Muslim groups.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/myjihad-campaign/index.html?eref�ition

People, computers need each other :: In 1997, Garry Kasparov was defeated by IBM's Deep Blue supercomputer in what seemed a watershed moment for machines. But humans can still outplay computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/opinion/sankar-human-computer-cooperation/index.html?eref�ition

2013 Super Bowl: The best photos :: The Baltimore Ravens stave off a furious San Francisco 49ers second-half rally to win Super Bowl XLVII 34-31.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/football/gallery/super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Bionic hand with a human touch :: What do will.i.am and Iron Man have in common? They're both rather partial to bionic limbs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/tech/bionic-hand-ilimb-prosthetic/index.html?eref�ition

How to raise family in freezing cold :: Raising a young family while juggling a career is a tough act to master at the best of times, but how do you do it at minus 27 degrees?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/travel/vagabond-mainsail-arctic-family/index.html?eref�ition

Myanmar youth like western ways :: CNN's Dan Rivers reports as Myanmar slowly opens up to the rest of the world the youth are embracing the culture change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/rivers-myanmar-youth-culture.cnn?eref�ition

Super Bowl :: Ray Lewis had to wait a half hour, but the Raven got the swan song he wanted.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/us/sports-super-bowl/index.html?eref�ition

Prince Harry: Once more into breach? :: Harry was perhaps trying to conjure up images of Henry V when he recalled the "taste of blood" but his comments sparked both mockery and sympathy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/01/world/europe/harry-afghanistan/index.html?eref�ition

Jokers seize on Super Bowl outage :: As the Super Bowl lights in the New Orleans Superdome went out, social media lit up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/us/us-super-bowl-outage/index.html?eref�ition

Knife man tasered near queen's home :: A man has been arrested after waving a knife during the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/04/exp-buckingham-palace-knife-man-tasered.cnn?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 4 February 2013 :: Twenty four hours of news photos: 4 February
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21320064#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selling ballet to the townships :: A dance group in South Africa has enlisted Harvard Business School students to advise it on how to make money from ballet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/africa/ballet-harvard-south-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Where is world's priciest city? :: Despite Japanese deflation, a weaker yen and rising prices throughout the world, Tokyo has resumed its position as the world's most expensive city, according to the latest Worldwide Cost of Living Survey from the Economist Intelligence Unit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/travel/cost-of-living-2013/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Inquiry call over dead children IDs :: Detectives are investigating a claim that police working undercover used the identities of dead children to infiltrate groups of political activists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21323400#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S. Koreans used to North's threats :: Rocket launch? Nuclear weapons? Many in South Koreans are accustomed to life under North Korea's threats and menacing statements. A possible nuclear test isn't causing a fuss for many in South Korea.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/03/world/asia/south-koreans-opinion-nuclear-test/index.html?eref�ition

Archbishop faces 'impossible job' :: Robert Pigott assesses the new archbishop's challenges
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-21317752#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Stop whining about right-wing media' :: I never realized that the conservative media were so eye-poppingly powerful.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/opinion/kurtz-obama-gore-whining/index.html?eref�ition

J-pop code :: If Japanese starlet Minami Minegishi's shaven head and tearful mea culpa looked more like a disgraced samurai trying to retrieve his honor, then it owes much to Japanese pop phenomenon "AKB48's" military structure.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/04/world/asia/japan-akb48/index.html?eref�ition

What happens at an atheist church? :: An "atheist church" in North London is proving a big hit with non-believers. Are we witnessing the birth of a new religion?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21319945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa