Saturday, March 23, 2013

23-Mar-2013 23:13

How Obama has weaponized wit :: Barack Obama would make a great stand-up comic, not because he's the funniest president ever but because he uses jokes the same way many of us comedians do: as a weapon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/obeidallah-presidential-jokes/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21882710#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bartender turns wine to water :: Doc Hendley's nonprofit, Wine to Water, has helped provide clean water to more than 150,000 people in 15 countries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/cnnheroes-hendley-water/index.html?eref�ition

Why does Game of Thrones inspire such devotion among fans? :: US TV show Game of Thrones has a cult following. But the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on screen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21856915#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama tries schmoozing in the Holy Land :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E9_fG1Pd2fQ/story01.htm

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to see animals in the wild :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2F8gHkHfynI/story01.htm

Webber sets early pace in steamy Malaysia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/03sMi-OC0_U/story01.htm

Myanmar riots stoke fears of widening sectarian violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5kcWRZfUwY/story01.htm

Big Tech tests the waters of the music stream :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wP1XpCCioQ4/story01.htm

Cyber-attack on S.Korea may not have come from China after all - regulator :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yCSkTS6KxR4/story01.htm

In Pictures: Ecology photo contest's winners :: A stunning display of nature's diversity
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21886078#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Harried by SEBI, Sahara's Subrata Roy stands defiant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TGjdoMLoj-g/story01.htm

Dinosaur-killing rock 'was a comet' :: The space rock that hit Earth 65 million years ago, widely implicated in killing off the dinosaurs, was probably a fast-moving comet, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21709229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Living Golf meets Bubba Watson :: A sneak preview of Living Golf's shoot with defending Masters champion Bubba Watson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/21/living-golf-bubba-watson-shots.cnn?eref�ition

How will Turkey respond to PKK move? :: It was Newrouz, the first day of spring and the Kurdish New Year but was it also the beginning of a new era in Turkey's troubled relation with its Kurdish population?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/finkel-turkey-pkk/index.html?eref�ition

Hope for Pakistan and Afghanistan :: Peter Bergen says Pakistan is more stable than many think, and there are reasons for hope in Afghanistan
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/20/opinion/bergen-pakistan-afghanistan-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Airfares soared in 2012, no hefty increase for Mumbai: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2tYbXPumV18/story01.htm

Microsoft details data snoopers :: US law enforcement agencies top the list of police forces requesting detailed data about Microsoft users, a report shows.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21895718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is end to global thirst in sight? :: When one looks back at humanity's great achievements, what do we think of -- the moon landings, decoding the human genome, elimination of small-pox, the invention of penicillin -- all have left their mark on our collective history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-aid-global-thirst/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: EU bailouts kicking the weak? :: The recent financial troubles in Cyprus have attracted a range of alarming headlines around the world, but we must be careful to avoid panic and reckless measures that would exacerbate the crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/business/opinion-cyprus-bailout-pissarides/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 22 March 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 22 March
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21895425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'570 children a day' start smoking :: More than 200,000 11 to 15-year-olds take up smoking every year in the UK, a charity warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21874979#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Delhi High Court lifts media gag on gang rape trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OqPkWBkfgAI/story01.htm

David Bowie :: Blockbuster exhibition follows highs and lows, from synths to saxophones, catsuits to cocaine spoons.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/showbiz/uk-david-bowie-exhibition/index.html?eref�ition

Time running out on Russia-China gas stalemate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ArhFDo38bQ/story01.htm

Are land grabs really water grabs? :: Investors buying African land for farming can create water shortages for local farmers and communities, argue experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-grabs-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Syrians came, 'now we wait for bread' :: In one dusty Jordanian neighborhood that locals call Syria Town, children peer from shops that once sold sweets. As 450,000 refugees flood a region of high unemployment, wealthy Syrian expats are trying to ease tensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/world/meast/jordan-syrian-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Jagger can teach you about parenting :: Ruben Navarrette says being a good parent is about teaching adult children to stand on their own two feet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/navarrette-mick-jagger/index.html?eref�ition

SAIL share auction: government raises $279 million :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TLG5Ti5_xW0/story01.htm

Is Cyprus small enough? :: How small is too small to matter, asks Stephanie Flanders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21901948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Mar-2013 23:12 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#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

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

Leno makes meal of NBC bosses in monologue - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10873269

Ga. woman says she's certain suspect shot her baby - The Associated Press :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/ap/article/ALeqM5jBcVyZcqESvurY7bwyCc6mEGacTg?docId%3D5b295aa5d78145feba910e6359dee02e

Professional cleaners arrive at Ashley Greene's Hollywood apartment a day after ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2298106/Professional-cleaners-arrive-Ashley-Greenes-Hollywood-apartment-day-destroyed-begin-gutting-restoration.html

Marine kills two staff in barracks - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10873260

No 10 plays down fears over energy stocks after a pump failure cuts off gas ... - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2013/mar/22/wholesale-gas-prices-soar-after-pipeline-forced-to-close

My Chemical Romance split - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D98933

Meteor Lights Up East Coast :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b11739df82001ae97b107e0906c592

The Glock: America's Favorite Gun :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ibf723d90ba7828583c109f505f8d2c

Apple Wants Happy Landings For Falling Phones - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1068794/apple-wants-happy-landings-for-falling-phones

Pepsi Launches First New Bottle In 16 Years - Businessweek :: http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/news/article.asp?docKey%3D600-201303231048PR_NEWS_USPRX____NY82331-1%26params%3Dtimestamp%257C%257C03/23/2013%252010:48%2520AM%2520ET%257C%257Cheadline%257C%257CPepsi%2520Launches%2520First%2520New%2520Bottle%2520In%252016%2520Years%257C%257CdocSource%257C%257CPR%2520Newswire%257C%257Cprovider%257C%257CACQUIREMEDIA%257C%257Cbridgesymbol%257C%257CUS;PEP%26ticker%3DPEP

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Boy, 10, finds rare fossil footprints - Herald Scotland :: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/boy-10-finds-rare-fossil-footprints.20597766

At Yad Vashem in Israel, Obama Urges Action Against Racism :: Israel's apology for errors in a 2010 raid on a ship bound for Gaza thawed relations with Turkey and gave President Obama a solid achievement as he closed out his Middle East visit.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/world/middleeast/president-obama-israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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


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23-Mar-2013 22:12

How Obama has weaponized wit :: Barack Obama would make a great stand-up comic, not because he's the funniest president ever but because he uses jokes the same way many of us comedians do: as a weapon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/obeidallah-presidential-jokes/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21882710#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bartender turns wine to water :: Doc Hendley's nonprofit, Wine to Water, has helped provide clean water to more than 150,000 people in 15 countries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/cnnheroes-hendley-water/index.html?eref�ition

Why does Game of Thrones inspire such devotion among fans? :: US TV show Game of Thrones has a cult following. But the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on screen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21856915#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama tries schmoozing in the Holy Land :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E9_fG1Pd2fQ/story01.htm

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to see animals in the wild :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2F8gHkHfynI/story01.htm

Webber sets early pace in steamy Malaysia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/03sMi-OC0_U/story01.htm

Myanmar riots stoke fears of widening sectarian violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5kcWRZfUwY/story01.htm

Big Tech tests the waters of the music stream :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wP1XpCCioQ4/story01.htm

Cyber-attack on S.Korea may not have come from China after all - regulator :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yCSkTS6KxR4/story01.htm

In Pictures: Ecology photo contest's winners :: A stunning display of nature's diversity
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21886078#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Harried by SEBI, Sahara's Subrata Roy stands defiant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TGjdoMLoj-g/story01.htm

Dinosaur-killing rock 'was a comet' :: The space rock that hit Earth 65 million years ago, widely implicated in killing off the dinosaurs, was probably a fast-moving comet, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21709229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Living Golf meets Bubba Watson :: A sneak preview of Living Golf's shoot with defending Masters champion Bubba Watson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/21/living-golf-bubba-watson-shots.cnn?eref�ition

How will Turkey respond to PKK move? :: It was Newrouz, the first day of spring and the Kurdish New Year but was it also the beginning of a new era in Turkey's troubled relation with its Kurdish population?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/finkel-turkey-pkk/index.html?eref�ition

Hope for Pakistan and Afghanistan :: Peter Bergen says Pakistan is more stable than many think, and there are reasons for hope in Afghanistan
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/20/opinion/bergen-pakistan-afghanistan-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Airfares soared in 2012, no hefty increase for Mumbai: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2tYbXPumV18/story01.htm

Microsoft details data snoopers :: US law enforcement agencies top the list of police forces requesting detailed data about Microsoft users, a report shows.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21895718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is end to global thirst in sight? :: When one looks back at humanity's great achievements, what do we think of -- the moon landings, decoding the human genome, elimination of small-pox, the invention of penicillin -- all have left their mark on our collective history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-aid-global-thirst/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: EU bailouts kicking the weak? :: The recent financial troubles in Cyprus have attracted a range of alarming headlines around the world, but we must be careful to avoid panic and reckless measures that would exacerbate the crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/business/opinion-cyprus-bailout-pissarides/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 22 March 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 22 March
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21895425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'570 children a day' start smoking :: More than 200,000 11 to 15-year-olds take up smoking every year in the UK, a charity warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21874979#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Delhi High Court lifts media gag on gang rape trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OqPkWBkfgAI/story01.htm

David Bowie :: Blockbuster exhibition follows highs and lows, from synths to saxophones, catsuits to cocaine spoons.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/showbiz/uk-david-bowie-exhibition/index.html?eref�ition

Time running out on Russia-China gas stalemate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ArhFDo38bQ/story01.htm

Are land grabs really water grabs? :: Investors buying African land for farming can create water shortages for local farmers and communities, argue experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-grabs-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Syrians came, 'now we wait for bread' :: In one dusty Jordanian neighborhood that locals call Syria Town, children peer from shops that once sold sweets. As 450,000 refugees flood a region of high unemployment, wealthy Syrian expats are trying to ease tensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/world/meast/jordan-syrian-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Jagger can teach you about parenting :: Ruben Navarrette says being a good parent is about teaching adult children to stand on their own two feet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/navarrette-mick-jagger/index.html?eref�ition

SAIL share auction: government raises $279 million :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TLG5Ti5_xW0/story01.htm

Is Cyprus small enough? :: How small is too small to matter, asks Stephanie Flanders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-21901948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Mar-2013 22:12 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#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

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

Airport Sign Falls, Kills 10-Year-Old Boy - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/large-airport-sign-falls-family-kills-boy/story?id%3D18797015

No 10 plays down fears over energy stocks after a pump failure cuts off gas ... - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2013/mar/22/wholesale-gas-prices-soar-after-pipeline-forced-to-close

My Chemical Romance split - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D98933

Meteor Lights Up East Coast :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b11739df82001ae97b107e0906c592

The Glock: America's Favorite Gun :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ibf723d90ba7828583c109f505f8d2c

Apple Wants Happy Landings For Falling Phones - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1068794/apple-wants-happy-landings-for-falling-phones

Pepsi Launches First New Bottle In 16 Years - Businessweek :: http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/news/article.asp?docKey%3D600-201303231048PR_NEWS_USPRX____NY82331-1%26params%3Dtimestamp%257C%257C03/23/2013%252010:48%2520AM%2520ET%257C%257Cheadline%257C%257CPepsi%2520Launches%2520First%2520New%2520Bottle%2520In%252016%2520Years%257C%257CdocSource%257C%257CPR%2520Newswire%257C%257Cprovider%257C%257CACQUIREMEDIA%257C%257Cbridgesymbol%257C%257CUS;PEP%26ticker%3DPEP

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Boy, 10, finds rare fossil footprints - Herald Scotland :: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/boy-10-finds-rare-fossil-footprints.20597766

At Yad Vashem in Israel, Obama Urges Action Against Racism :: Israel's apology for errors in a 2010 raid on a ship bound for Gaza thawed relations with Turkey and gave President Obama a solid achievement as he closed out his Middle East visit.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/world/middleeast/president-obama-israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

23-Mar-2013 21:11

How Obama has weaponized wit :: Barack Obama would make a great stand-up comic, not because he's the funniest president ever but because he uses jokes the same way many of us comedians do: as a weapon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/obeidallah-presidential-jokes/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21882710#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bartender turns wine to water :: Doc Hendley's nonprofit, Wine to Water, has helped provide clean water to more than 150,000 people in 15 countries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/cnnheroes-hendley-water/index.html?eref�ition

Why does Game of Thrones inspire such devotion among fans? :: US TV show Game of Thrones has a cult following. But the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on screen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21856915#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama tries schmoozing in the Holy Land :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E9_fG1Pd2fQ/story01.htm

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to see animals in the wild :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2F8gHkHfynI/story01.htm

Webber sets early pace in steamy Malaysia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/03sMi-OC0_U/story01.htm

Myanmar riots stoke fears of widening sectarian violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5kcWRZfUwY/story01.htm

Big Tech tests the waters of the music stream :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wP1XpCCioQ4/story01.htm

Cyber-attack on S.Korea may not have come from China after all - regulator :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yCSkTS6KxR4/story01.htm

In Pictures: Ecology photo contest's winners :: A stunning display of nature's diversity
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21886078#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Harried by SEBI, Sahara's Subrata Roy stands defiant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TGjdoMLoj-g/story01.htm

Dinosaur-killing rock 'was a comet' :: The space rock that hit Earth 65 million years ago, widely implicated in killing off the dinosaurs, was probably a fast-moving comet, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21709229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Living Golf meets Bubba Watson :: A sneak preview of Living Golf's shoot with defending Masters champion Bubba Watson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/21/living-golf-bubba-watson-shots.cnn?eref�ition

How will Turkey respond to PKK move? :: It was Newrouz, the first day of spring and the Kurdish New Year but was it also the beginning of a new era in Turkey's troubled relation with its Kurdish population?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/finkel-turkey-pkk/index.html?eref�ition

Hope for Pakistan and Afghanistan :: Peter Bergen says Pakistan is more stable than many think, and there are reasons for hope in Afghanistan
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/20/opinion/bergen-pakistan-afghanistan-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Airfares soared in 2012, no hefty increase for Mumbai: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2tYbXPumV18/story01.htm

Microsoft details data snoopers :: US law enforcement agencies top the list of police forces requesting detailed data about Microsoft users, a report shows.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21895718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is end to global thirst in sight? :: When one looks back at humanity's great achievements, what do we think of -- the moon landings, decoding the human genome, elimination of small-pox, the invention of penicillin -- all have left their mark on our collective history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-aid-global-thirst/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: EU bailouts kicking the weak? :: The recent financial troubles in Cyprus have attracted a range of alarming headlines around the world, but we must be careful to avoid panic and reckless measures that would exacerbate the crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/business/opinion-cyprus-bailout-pissarides/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 22 March 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 22 March
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21895425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google's Schmidt tells Myanmar a free Internet can anchor reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Mw3U3jIkoFA/story01.htm

'570 children a day' start smoking :: More than 200,000 11 to 15-year-olds take up smoking every year in the UK, a charity warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21874979#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Delhi High Court lifts media gag on gang rape trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OqPkWBkfgAI/story01.htm

David Bowie :: Blockbuster exhibition follows highs and lows, from synths to saxophones, catsuits to cocaine spoons.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/showbiz/uk-david-bowie-exhibition/index.html?eref�ition

Time running out on Russia-China gas stalemate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ArhFDo38bQ/story01.htm

Are land grabs really water grabs? :: Investors buying African land for farming can create water shortages for local farmers and communities, argue experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-grabs-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Syrians came, 'now we wait for bread' :: In one dusty Jordanian neighborhood that locals call Syria Town, children peer from shops that once sold sweets. As 450,000 refugees flood a region of high unemployment, wealthy Syrian expats are trying to ease tensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/world/meast/jordan-syrian-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

Jagger can teach you about parenting :: Ruben Navarrette says being a good parent is about teaching adult children to stand on their own two feet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/navarrette-mick-jagger/index.html?eref�ition

SAIL share auction: government raises $279 million :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TLG5Ti5_xW0/story01.htm

23-Mar-2013 21:10 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#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

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

Mother mourns after baby shot in stroller - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10873254

Heather Bresette and three of her children were standing near a flight status ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2297805/Heather-Bresette-Boy-10-killed-family-trapped-injured-beneath-falling-airport-sign.html

Meteor Lights Up East Coast :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?i�b11739df82001ae97b107e0906c592

The Glock: America's Favorite Gun :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ibf723d90ba7828583c109f505f8d2c

Apple Wants Happy Landings For Falling Phones - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1068794/apple-wants-happy-landings-for-falling-phones

Pepsi Launches First New Bottle In 16 Years - Businessweek :: http://investing.businessweek.com/research/stocks/news/article.asp?docKey%3D600-201303231048PR_NEWS_USPRX____NY82331-1%26params%3Dtimestamp%257C%257C03/23/2013%252010:48%2520AM%2520ET%257C%257Cheadline%257C%257CPepsi%2520Launches%2520First%2520New%2520Bottle%2520In%252016%2520Years%257C%257CdocSource%257C%257CPR%2520Newswire%257C%257Cprovider%257C%257CACQUIREMEDIA%257C%257Cbridgesymbol%257C%257CUS;PEP%26ticker%3DPEP

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Boy, 10, finds rare fossil footprints - Herald Scotland :: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/boy-10-finds-rare-fossil-footprints.20597766

At Yad Vashem in Israel, Obama Urges Action Against Racism :: Israel's apology for errors in a 2010 raid on a ship bound for Gaza thawed relations with Turkey and gave President Obama a solid achievement as he closed out his Middle East visit.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/world/middleeast/president-obama-israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

23-Mar-2013 20:10

How Obama has weaponized wit :: Barack Obama would make a great stand-up comic, not because he's the funniest president ever but because he uses jokes the same way many of us comedians do: as a weapon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/obeidallah-presidential-jokes/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21882710#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bartender turns wine to water :: Doc Hendley's nonprofit, Wine to Water, has helped provide clean water to more than 150,000 people in 15 countries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/cnnheroes-hendley-water/index.html?eref�ition

Why does Game of Thrones inspire such devotion among fans? :: US TV show Game of Thrones has a cult following. But the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on screen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21856915#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama tries schmoozing in the Holy Land :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E9_fG1Pd2fQ/story01.htm

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to see animals in the wild :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2F8gHkHfynI/story01.htm

Webber sets early pace in steamy Malaysia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/03sMi-OC0_U/story01.htm

Myanmar riots stoke fears of widening sectarian violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5kcWRZfUwY/story01.htm

Explainer: What happened in Cyprus? :: Cyprus has become the latest eurozone nation to apply for a bailout amid a financial crisis linked to debt defaults in Greece. The Mediterranean island has a huge banking sector and its public debt is expected to match GDP within the next decade. Proposals to tax existing bank deposits as part of a rescue package have alarmed investors. The Cypriot parliament on March 19 rejected a €10 billion ($13B) eurozone bailout package due to investor alarm over a proposed tax on existing bank deposits as part of the rescue package.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/18/business/cyprus-bank-levy-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Big Tech tests the waters of the music stream :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wP1XpCCioQ4/story01.htm

Cyber-attack on S.Korea may not have come from China after all - regulator :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yCSkTS6KxR4/story01.htm

In Pictures: Ecology photo contest's winners :: A stunning display of nature's diversity
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21886078#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Harried by SEBI, Sahara's Subrata Roy stands defiant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TGjdoMLoj-g/story01.htm

Dinosaur-killing rock 'was a comet' :: The space rock that hit Earth 65 million years ago, widely implicated in killing off the dinosaurs, was probably a fast-moving comet, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21709229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Living Golf meets Bubba Watson :: A sneak preview of Living Golf's shoot with defending Masters champion Bubba Watson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/21/living-golf-bubba-watson-shots.cnn?eref�ition

Why Russia is so worried :: CNN'sPhil Black talks to Russia's former finance minister about how Moscow should respond to the Cyprus financial crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/22/dnt-black-cyprus-russia-options.cnn?eref�ition

How will Turkey respond to PKK move? :: It was Newrouz, the first day of spring and the Kurdish New Year but was it also the beginning of a new era in Turkey's troubled relation with its Kurdish population?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/finkel-turkey-pkk/index.html?eref�ition

Hope for Pakistan and Afghanistan :: Peter Bergen says Pakistan is more stable than many think, and there are reasons for hope in Afghanistan
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/20/opinion/bergen-pakistan-afghanistan-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Airfares soared in 2012, no hefty increase for Mumbai: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2tYbXPumV18/story01.htm

Microsoft details data snoopers :: US law enforcement agencies top the list of police forces requesting detailed data about Microsoft users, a report shows.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21895718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is end to global thirst in sight? :: When one looks back at humanity's great achievements, what do we think of -- the moon landings, decoding the human genome, elimination of small-pox, the invention of penicillin -- all have left their mark on our collective history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-aid-global-thirst/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: EU bailouts kicking the weak? :: The recent financial troubles in Cyprus have attracted a range of alarming headlines around the world, but we must be careful to avoid panic and reckless measures that would exacerbate the crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/business/opinion-cyprus-bailout-pissarides/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 22 March 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 22 March
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21895425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google's Schmidt tells Myanmar a free Internet can anchor reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Mw3U3jIkoFA/story01.htm

'570 children a day' start smoking :: More than 200,000 11 to 15-year-olds take up smoking every year in the UK, a charity warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21874979#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Delhi High Court lifts media gag on gang rape trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OqPkWBkfgAI/story01.htm

David Bowie :: Blockbuster exhibition follows highs and lows, from synths to saxophones, catsuits to cocaine spoons.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/showbiz/uk-david-bowie-exhibition/index.html?eref�ition

Time running out on Russia-China gas stalemate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ArhFDo38bQ/story01.htm

Are land grabs really water grabs? :: Investors buying African land for farming can create water shortages for local farmers and communities, argue experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-grabs-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Syrians came, 'now we wait for bread' :: In one dusty Jordanian neighborhood that locals call Syria Town, children peer from shops that once sold sweets. As 450,000 refugees flood a region of high unemployment, wealthy Syrian expats are trying to ease tensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/world/meast/jordan-syrian-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

23-Mar-2013 20:10 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#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

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

Airport sign falls on family, killing 10-year-old boy - The Province :: http://www.theprovince.com/Airport%2Bsign%2Bfalls%2Bfamily%2Bkilling%2Byear/8143723/story.html

Apple Wants Happy Landings For Falling Phones - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1068794/apple-wants-happy-landings-for-falling-phones

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The Glock: America's Favorite Gun :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ibf723d90ba7828583c109f505f8d2c

Boy, 10, finds rare fossil footprints - Herald Scotland :: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/boy-10-finds-rare-fossil-footprints.20597766

At Yad Vashem in Israel, Obama Urges Action Against Racism :: Israel's apology for errors in a 2010 raid on a ship bound for Gaza thawed relations with Turkey and gave President Obama a solid achievement as he closed out his Middle East visit.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/world/middleeast/president-obama-israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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)
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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
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How Obama has weaponized wit :: Barack Obama would make a great stand-up comic, not because he's the funniest president ever but because he uses jokes the same way many of us comedians do: as a weapon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/obeidallah-presidential-jokes/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: The Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21882710#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bartender turns wine to water :: Doc Hendley's nonprofit, Wine to Water, has helped provide clean water to more than 150,000 people in 15 countries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/world/cnnheroes-hendley-water/index.html?eref�ition

Why does Game of Thrones inspire such devotion among fans? :: US TV show Game of Thrones has a cult following. But the behaviour of fans is almost as intriguing as the action on screen.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21856915#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama tries schmoozing in the Holy Land :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E9_fG1Pd2fQ/story01.htm

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to see animals in the wild :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2F8gHkHfynI/story01.htm

Webber sets early pace in steamy Malaysia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/03sMi-OC0_U/story01.htm

Myanmar riots stoke fears of widening sectarian violence :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5kcWRZfUwY/story01.htm

Explainer: What happened in Cyprus? :: Cyprus has become the latest eurozone nation to apply for a bailout amid a financial crisis linked to debt defaults in Greece. The Mediterranean island has a huge banking sector and its public debt is expected to match GDP within the next decade. Proposals to tax existing bank deposits as part of a rescue package have alarmed investors. The Cypriot parliament on March 19 rejected a €10 billion ($13B) eurozone bailout package due to investor alarm over a proposed tax on existing bank deposits as part of the rescue package.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/18/business/cyprus-bank-levy-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Big Tech tests the waters of the music stream :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wP1XpCCioQ4/story01.htm

Cyber-attack on S.Korea may not have come from China after all - regulator :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yCSkTS6KxR4/story01.htm

In Pictures: Ecology photo contest's winners :: A stunning display of nature's diversity
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21886078#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Harried by SEBI, Sahara's Subrata Roy stands defiant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/TGjdoMLoj-g/story01.htm

Dinosaur-killing rock 'was a comet' :: The space rock that hit Earth 65 million years ago, widely implicated in killing off the dinosaurs, was probably a fast-moving comet, researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-21709229#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Living Golf meets Bubba Watson :: A sneak preview of Living Golf's shoot with defending Masters champion Bubba Watson.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/sports/2013/03/21/living-golf-bubba-watson-shots.cnn?eref�ition

Why Russia is so worried :: CNN'sPhil Black talks to Russia's former finance minister about how Moscow should respond to the Cyprus financial crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/business/2013/03/22/dnt-black-cyprus-russia-options.cnn?eref�ition

How will Turkey respond to PKK move? :: It was Newrouz, the first day of spring and the Kurdish New Year but was it also the beginning of a new era in Turkey's troubled relation with its Kurdish population?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/opinion/finkel-turkey-pkk/index.html?eref�ition

Hope for Pakistan and Afghanistan :: Peter Bergen says Pakistan is more stable than many think, and there are reasons for hope in Afghanistan
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/20/opinion/bergen-pakistan-afghanistan-hope/index.html?eref�ition

Airfares soared in 2012, no hefty increase for Mumbai: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2tYbXPumV18/story01.htm

Microsoft details data snoopers :: US law enforcement agencies top the list of police forces requesting detailed data about Microsoft users, a report shows.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-21895718#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is end to global thirst in sight? :: When one looks back at humanity's great achievements, what do we think of -- the moon landings, decoding the human genome, elimination of small-pox, the invention of penicillin -- all have left their mark on our collective history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-aid-global-thirst/index.html?eref�ition

Opinion: EU bailouts kicking the weak? :: The recent financial troubles in Cyprus have attracted a range of alarming headlines around the world, but we must be careful to avoid panic and reckless measures that would exacerbate the crisis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/21/business/opinion-cyprus-bailout-pissarides/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 22 March 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 22 March
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-21895425#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google's Schmidt tells Myanmar a free Internet can anchor reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Mw3U3jIkoFA/story01.htm

'570 children a day' start smoking :: More than 200,000 11 to 15-year-olds take up smoking every year in the UK, a charity warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-21874979#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Delhi High Court lifts media gag on gang rape trial :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OqPkWBkfgAI/story01.htm

David Bowie :: Blockbuster exhibition follows highs and lows, from synths to saxophones, catsuits to cocaine spoons.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/showbiz/uk-david-bowie-exhibition/index.html?eref�ition

Time running out on Russia-China gas stalemate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ArhFDo38bQ/story01.htm

Are land grabs really water grabs? :: Investors buying African land for farming can create water shortages for local farmers and communities, argue experts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/opinion/water-grabs-africa/index.html?eref�ition

Syrians came, 'now we wait for bread' :: In one dusty Jordanian neighborhood that locals call Syria Town, children peer from shops that once sold sweets. As 450,000 refugees flood a region of high unemployment, wealthy Syrian expats are trying to ease tensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/22/world/meast/jordan-syrian-refugees/index.html?eref�ition

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

#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

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

911 Callers Pleaded For Help For Baby Shot In Ga. - NPR :: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId%3D175110383

Malian Islamist commander killed - Myjoyonline.com :: http://world.myjoyonline.com/pages/news/201303/103248.php

Senate Democratic budget extends standoff with GOP - Salt Lake Tribune :: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/56050810-68/senate-trillion-republicans-democrats.html.csp

The Glock: America's Favorite Gun :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/click.phdo?ibf723d90ba7828583c109f505f8d2c

Apple Wants Happy Landings For Falling Phones - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1068794/apple-wants-happy-landings-for-falling-phones

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Boy, 10, finds rare fossil footprints - Herald Scotland :: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/boy-10-finds-rare-fossil-footprints.20597766

At Yad Vashem in Israel, Obama Urges Action Against Racism :: Israel's apology for errors in a 2010 raid on a ship bound for Gaza thawed relations with Turkey and gave President Obama a solid achievement as he closed out his Middle East visit.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/23/world/middleeast/president-obama-israel.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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


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