Wednesday, March 6, 2013

06-Mar-2013 23:32

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Pope selection :: CNN's Ben Wedeman on the next steps by the Cardinals of the Catholic Church to discuss a timeline for picking a new pope.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/01/exp-early-wedeman-next-steps-pope.cnn?eref�ition

Smoke signals: Finding a new pope :: With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office after resigning two weeks ago, the Catholic Church will have to rush to pick his replacement before Easter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/europe/pope-selection-process/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

The ancient business of feng shui :: In 2008, as the financial crisis reverberated around the globe, Allan Chau worried how his business manufacturing parts for the auto industry would weather the downturn.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/business/china-business-fung-shui/index.html?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 23:32 Hugo

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez Dead at 58 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?if468edf72a6ef7d34d7e24271ca6a48

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Hugo Chávez, Venezuelan President, Dies :: President Hugo Chávez left behind a nation in the grip of political turmoil that grew more acute as he languished for weeks.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/world/americas/hugo-chavez-of-venezuela-dies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Venezuela's Hugo Chavez dies from cancer :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6a1HanokEYk/us-venezuela-chavez-idUSBRE92405420130305

Hugo Chávez | 1954-2013: Hugo Chávez, Venezuela's Polarizing Leader, Dies at 58 :: Mr. Chávez led a nationalist movement that lashed out at the United States and wealthy Venezuelans, tapping into the resentments of his country's poor.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/world/americas/hugo-chavez-venezuelas-polarizing-leader-dies-at-58.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Hugo

06-Mar-2013 22:31

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Pope selection :: CNN's Ben Wedeman on the next steps by the Cardinals of the Catholic Church to discuss a timeline for picking a new pope.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/01/exp-early-wedeman-next-steps-pope.cnn?eref�ition

Smoke signals: Finding a new pope :: With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office after resigning two weeks ago, the Catholic Church will have to rush to pick his replacement before Easter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/europe/pope-selection-process/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

The ancient business of feng shui :: In 2008, as the financial crisis reverberated around the globe, Allan Chau worried how his business manufacturing parts for the auto industry would weather the downturn.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/business/china-business-fung-shui/index.html?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 22:31 10

Cardinals seek answers to alleged corruption, cronyism in Vatican - Montreal Gazette :: http://www.montrealgazette.com/news/canada/Cardinals%2Bseek%2Banswers%2Balleged%2Bcorruption%2Bcronyism%2BVatican/8052310/story.html

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Which Scary Superbugs Pose the Biggest Threats at Home? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?iJ79b812e7387ee304610405319ad97d

Arias Jury Has 100 Questions to Ask the Defendant :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�cd7771013464c39776b3d24e5f9b11

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Fey, Poehler Respond to Swift's 'Hell' Comment :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ih8d38eb45293ca08cb5d49ae010f54c

Woman Born With HIV Reacts to 'Cure' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i5702dc831027b4d6b7816d89cd7694

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Singer Who Fell to Earth :: David Bowie's new album, "The Next Day," to be released on Columbia on Tuesday, is receiving acclaim as the artist's strongest effort in decades.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/10/arts/music/the-singer-who-fell-to-earth.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Nora Ephron's Final Act :: The play "Lucky Guy," Nora Ephron's last completed work, is about a journalist who kept striving to do his best work even as he was dying of cancer. He was her inspiration to do the same.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/10/magazine/nora-ephrons-final-act.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

News Corp. Has a Tablet for Schools :: The Amplify, a 10-inch Android tablet for kindergartners through 12th graders, will come with the company's education curriculum, which can also be used on other devices.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/business/media/news-corp-has-a-tablet-for-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kerry Says Iran Closer to Nuke :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i527810b345aecb868783300f79a591

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

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Sequester Leaves US in 'Fantasy World': Analysts - CNBC.com :: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100521219

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Phys Ed | Well Blog: Phys Ed: How to Fix a Bad Tennis Shoulder :: Aching shoulders are among the most common overuse tennis injuries, robbing professionals and duffers of playing time and comfort.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/09/08/phys-ed-how-to-fix-a-bad-tennis-shoulder/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

06-Mar-2013 21:31

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Pope selection :: CNN's Ben Wedeman on the next steps by the Cardinals of the Catholic Church to discuss a timeline for picking a new pope.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/01/exp-early-wedeman-next-steps-pope.cnn?eref�ition

Smoke signals: Finding a new pope :: With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office after resigning two weeks ago, the Catholic Church will have to rush to pick his replacement before Easter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/europe/pope-selection-process/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating a motion on sitting days of the House of Commons.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 21:31 Are

Cheers Are Few as Dow Jones Average Hits Milestone :: There are concerns about whether the forces that have driven the market rally — government spending and banner corporate profits — will be sufficient to push it higher.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/business/daily-stock-market-activity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Grieving Families of Extreme Sports Enthusiasts Are Left to Wonder: Was the Thrill Worth It? :: Headlines of skiers buried by avalanches and the recent deaths of a snowmobiler and a skier have overshadowed concerns about the risks of extreme sports and their impact on families.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/sports/skiing/grieving-families-of-extreme-sports-enthusiasts-are-left-to-wonder-was-the-thrill-worth-it.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator | Draft: We Are What We Quote :: A good quotation can serve as a model for a writer's own work.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/02/we-are-what-we-quote/?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


Are

06-Mar-2013 20:29

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Pope selection :: CNN's Ben Wedeman on the next steps by the Cardinals of the Catholic Church to discuss a timeline for picking a new pope.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/bestoftv/2013/03/01/exp-early-wedeman-next-steps-pope.cnn?eref�ition

Smoke signals: Finding a new pope :: With Pope Benedict XVI leaving the papal office after resigning two weeks ago, the Catholic Church will have to rush to pick his replacement before Easter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/europe/pope-selection-process/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating a motion on sitting days of the House of Commons.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 20:29 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Repent, Dick Cheney :: This just in from the former vice president: Everyone else is wrong. Yes, Condi, he's talking to you.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/opinion/dowd-repent-dick-cheney.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Country That Stopped Reading :: Nowadays more children attend school than ever before, but they learn much less.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/opinion/the-country-that-stopped-reading.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: In the End, Chávez Was an Awful Manager :: Chávez might blow kisses, denounce the United States, ride a bike, a tank — anything to keep the focus on him, not his performance.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/opinion/in-the-end-chavez-was-an-awful-manager.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Reading God's Mind :: An author asks, can those who condemn gays and lesbians be so sure of God's will?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/05/opinion/bruni-reading-gods-mind.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Brutality Cascade :: In some competitions, the most brutal player gets to set the rules.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/05/opinion/brooks-the-brutality-cascade.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Come Home, America :: Our allies must pick up more of the cost of policing the world.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/05/opinion/come-home-america.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Competition Drug :: Adderall has become to college what steroids are to baseball: an illicit performance enhancer for a fiercely competitive environment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/05/opinion/global/roger-cohen-adderall-the-academic-competition-drug.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Mar-2013 19:28

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating a motion on sitting days of the House of Commons.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

The ancient business of feng shui :: In 2008, as the financial crisis reverberated around the globe, Allan Chau worried how his business manufacturing parts for the auto industry would weather the downturn.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/business/china-business-fung-shui/index.html?eref�ition

'Ping-pong diplomacy' player dies :: Chinese table tennis player Zhuang Zedong, a key figure in what became known as the "ping pong diplomacy" that helped thaw frosty Cold War relations between the United States and China, has died aged 73, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/world/asia/pingpong-diplomacy-death/index.html?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 18:28

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a debate on the regulation of medical imports in the EU.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

The ancient business of feng shui :: In 2008, as the financial crisis reverberated around the globe, Allan Chau worried how his business manufacturing parts for the auto industry would weather the downturn.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/business/china-business-fung-shui/index.html?eref�ition

'Ping-pong diplomacy' player dies :: Chinese table tennis player Zhuang Zedong, a key figure in what became known as the "ping pong diplomacy" that helped thaw frosty Cold War relations between the United States and China, has died aged 73, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/world/asia/pingpong-diplomacy-death/index.html?eref�ition

06-Mar-2013 18:27 10

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Woman Born With HIV Reacts to 'Cure' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i5702dc831027b4d6b7816d89cd7694

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Apps Create Jobs... :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Top 10 best selling cars in February - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/transport/9912746/Top-10-best-selling-cars-in-February.html

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Nora Ephron's Final Act :: The play "Lucky Guy," Nora Ephron's last completed work, is about a journalist who kept striving to do his best work even as he was dying of cancer. He was her inspiration to do the same.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/10/magazine/nora-ephrons-final-act.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

News Corp. Has a Tablet for Schools :: The Amplify, a 10-inch Android tablet for kindergartners through 12th graders, will come with the company's education curriculum, which can also be used on other devices.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/06/business/media/news-corp-has-a-tablet-for-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

IKEA Stops Cake Sales Due to Bacteria :: IKEA stopped sales of almond cakes after Chinese customs authorities found a batch that fell short of the country's hygiene standards.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578341910454692542.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Kerry Says Iran Closer to Nuke :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i527810b345aecb868783300f79a591

Dow Clinches Record High :: The Dow's 0.9% advance to 14253.77 exceeded its previous high of 14164.53, overcoming losses tied to the financial crisis on the back of a tenacious stock rally that began in March 2009
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578341794219815204.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Say Goodbye to 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

CNBC Excerpts: Billionaire Investor Warren Buffett on CNBC's "Squawk Box ... - CNBC.com :: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100523180

Cops Probe Refusal to Give CPR :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�fa35ca1af10cbc227e6b43ab6b974e

Border 
Control: How a Fear of Foreigners Is Gripping Europe When Its Economy Needs Them Most :: Fear of foreigners is gripping Europe just when its economy needs them most
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2107418,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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

Phys Ed | Well Blog: Phys Ed: How to Fix a Bad Tennis Shoulder :: Aching shoulders are among the most common overuse tennis injuries, robbing professionals and duffers of playing time and comfort.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2010/09/08/phys-ed-how-to-fix-a-bad-tennis-shoulder/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Just Say Om :: Scientists study it. Doctors recommend it. Millions of Americans--many of whom don't even own crystals--practice it every day. Why? Because meditation works
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1005349,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


10

06-Mar-2013 17:26

In pictures: Berlin Wall protest :: Protests over plans to move surviving part of the Berlin Wall
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-21629543#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 23 February - 1 March 2013 :: A selection of photos from the news
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21631741#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

World's biggest mall a 'ghost town' :: They built it, but the shoppers didn't come.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/03/business/china-worlds-largest-mall/index.html?eref�ition

Northern Ireland's changing murals :: Sports stars replace paramilitaries
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21628363#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Slim tops Forbes rich list again :: Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim again comes top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest billionaires, while Warren Buffett slips back.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21657033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Kenyan elections :: Voting in the first elections since 2007
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-21651666#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Macau's motorcycles go electric :: A Macau company's love for motorcycles is helping the planet at the same time. CNN's Andrew Stevens reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/18/pkg-ecosolutions-stevens-macau-motorcycles.cnn?eref�ition

Environmentalists fill U.S. National Mall :: Marching, dancing and poster-waving environmentalists chanting "Hey, Obama. We don't want no climate drama," packed several blocks on and around Washington's National Mall on Sunday, hoping to spur President Barack Obama to take strong measures against climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/17/us/climate-change-rally/index.html?eref�ition

Philippines taps geothermal potential :: Eco Solutions looks at how the Philippines is tapping into its geothermal potential.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/25/pkg-lu-stout-philippines-tapping-the-earth.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

Adoption boom fuels fears of exploitation :: Uganda is one of the poorest countries on earth, but there is one industry that's booming -- international child adoptions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/27/world/africa/wus-uganda-adoptions/index.html?eref�ition

Where are the world's billionaires? :: The world has at least 1,453 billionaires, with about half of those residing in the U.S. and China, according to a new list.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/business/global-billionaire-list-hurun/index.html?eref�ition

Revealed: Bizarre trends in tech :: Mobile World Congress offered up robotic balls, GPS walking sticks and plenty more unexpected uses for the future of digital technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/tech/weird-mobile-world-congress/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

5 ways North Korea gets stranger :: It seems North Korea's new leader Kim Jong Un is carrying on his father's strange tradition: mixing a fascination with American culture with a hatred of the United States.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/world/asia/strange-north-korea/index.html?eref�ition

Lighting the way for safe childbirth :: Solar energy in a suitcase is an invention saving lives around the world in places that lack reliable electricity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/world/cnnheroes-solar-suitcase/index.html?eref�ition

Has Barcelona's golden era ended? :: Pedro Pinto is joined by World Cup winner, Marcel Desailly to discuss Barcelona, defending and the Champion's League.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/01/exp-football-club-marcel-desailly.cnn?eref�ition

Open wide for seven-patty cheeseburger :: HLN's Jennifer Westoven and Carlos Diaz dig into Steak 'n Shake's 7x7 cheeseburger
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2013/03/01/mxp-steak-shake-septuple-cheeseburger.hlntv-com?eref�ition

Where horses relax :: Rising from the desert like a white Arabian castle, Umm Qarn has all the trimmings you'd expect of a six-star luxury hotel. But this hotel caters for an unusual guest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/01/sport/qatar-luxury-hotel-race-horse/index.html?eref�ition

Welcome to year of the space rock :: First a meteor explodes over Russia, followed by an asteroid fly-by. Now, two comets are expected to put on a spectacle for sky watchers in the Northern Hemisphere.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/02/us/comets-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Love amid devastation of war :: An image juxtaposing a famous painting of lovers and the ruins of a building in Syria has gone viral, becoming a powerful symbol of the country's devastation from civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/06/world/meast/syria-artwork-freedom-graffiti/index.html?eref�ition

Can town's truce hold? :: CNN's Fred Pleitgen reports on a shaky cease-fire in a small Syrian town bloodied by street fighting.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/pleitgen-syria-ceasefire-project.cnn?eref�ition

Brazil troops move into Rio slums :: Brazil's security forces move into slums near Rio's airport in a campaign to improve security before the 2014 World Cup and 2016 Olympics.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-21648501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrian war: A problem for all? :: For those who think the Syrian war is solely a domestic concern, columnist Frida Ghitis argues that the wars in Lebanon, Afghanistan and Somalia triggered refugee crises, international terrorism and eventually intervention.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/28/opinion/ghitis-syria/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the government's Universal Credit plans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

From CEO to wildlife photographer :: What started as a hobby is now a mission for photographer Brian Hampton, CEO-turned-wildlife photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/world/2013/02/11/zarella-fl-eco-wildlife.cnn?eref�ition

Harbin artists keep traditions alive :: Alan Wang, owner of Boxtown.net, takes us to Beifang Art Exhibition Center, where local artists maintain old traditions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/international/2013/02/13/cnngo-harbin-china-c.cnn?eref�ition

The ancient business of feng shui :: In 2008, as the financial crisis reverberated around the globe, Allan Chau worried how his business manufacturing parts for the auto industry would weather the downturn.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/business/china-business-fung-shui/index.html?eref�ition

'Ping-pong diplomacy' player dies :: Chinese table tennis player Zhuang Zedong, a key figure in what became known as the "ping pong diplomacy" that helped thaw frosty Cold War relations between the United States and China, has died aged 73, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/11/world/asia/pingpong-diplomacy-death/index.html?eref�ition