Wednesday, May 22, 2013

22-May-2013 23:00

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition

Poultry trade may spread bird flu :: Poultry workers moving to and from wet markets and farms may be responsible for the spread of the deadly H7N9 virus in China, says a virologist who's working with the World Health Organisation to investigate the outbreak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/06/world/asia/china-virus-poultry/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: India's fading trams :: India's last remaining tramcars
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22460872#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why search for life in space goes on :: NASA is trying to fix the planet-finding Kepler satellite -- but one expert says it's only a matter of time before we find signs of life on other worlds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/urry-kepler-malfunction/index.html?eref�ition

The rise of food swapping :: The food swapping movement is taking off the UK with anything from sushi to strawberries on offer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22539062#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Yahoo's rise in Asia offsets risk from Tumblr bet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EBILI1M5yek/story01.htm

Keyboardist Ray Manzarek of The Doors dies at age 74 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/a3tMfjHqjNw/story01.htm

FACTBOX - Yahoo's acquisitions: from Geocities to Tumblr :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qqklxDO76hw/story01.htm

Pirate movie sites blocked in UK :: Big UK net firms have begun blocking access to two movie streaming sites accused of flouting copyright laws.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-22607298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bombings in Iraq kill at least 12 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s0K8gsA4Svc/story01.htm

22-May-2013 23:00 Man

London terrorist attack: Man hacked to death with meat cleavers outside army base - ABC Online :: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-05-23/man-hacked-to-death-in-suspected-london-terrorist-attack/4707506

Man charged over 1982 IRA parade bombing in London - Pakistan Daily Times :: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page%3D2013%255C05%255C23%255Cstory_23-5-2013_pg4_12

Costa Concordia Captain To Face Manslaughter Charges - NPR (blog) :: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/05/22/186074900/costa-concordia-captain-to-face-manslaughter-charges

Florida Man Shot by FBI Was About to Sign Boston Murder Confession: Officials :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c41ce55/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBlotter0Cfbi0Eshoots0Eflorida0Eman0Elinked0Eboston0Emarathon0Ebombing0Cstory0Did0F19231642/story01.htm

FBI Shoots Florida Man Possibly Linked to Boston Bombing Suspects: Official :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c4156fe/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBlotter0Cfbi0Eshoots0Eflorida0Eman0Epossibly0Elinked0Eboston0Ebombing0Cstory0Did0F19231642/story01.htm

For U.S. Companies, Money 'Offshore' Means Manhattan :: In the convoluted world of corporate tax accounting, corporate money that is technically overseas is often held in American banks.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/business/for-us-companies-money-offshore-means-manhattan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Manchester City and Yankees to Own M.L.S. Club in New York :: Manchester City and the Yankees teamed up to buy the New York City Football Club, a new Major League Soccer team that is expected to begin competing in 2015, but it has no home to move into.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/sports/soccer/manchester-city-and-yankees-to-own-mls-franchise-in-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Adolf Hitler: Man of the Year, 1938 :: Adolf Hitler: Man of the Year, 1938
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,760539,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

London Journal: Gnomes Pop Up at Chelsea Flower Show, to Horror of Many :: The Chelsea Flower Show is permitting the use of previously banned gnomes in exhibits this year, its 100th anniversary, but many find them creepy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/world/europe/gnomes-pop-up-at-chelsea-flower-show-to-horror-of-many.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Borderline Personality Disorder: Mental Illness on Rise? :: People with borderline personality disorder are some of psychology's hardest cases. Many commit suicide. But recent treatment advances are unlocking what was once a mystery illness
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1870491,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular


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22-May-2013 22:00

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition

Poultry trade may spread bird flu :: Poultry workers moving to and from wet markets and farms may be responsible for the spread of the deadly H7N9 virus in China, says a virologist who's working with the World Health Organisation to investigate the outbreak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/06/world/asia/china-virus-poultry/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: India's fading trams :: India's last remaining tramcars
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22460872#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why search for life in space goes on :: NASA is trying to fix the planet-finding Kepler satellite -- but one expert says it's only a matter of time before we find signs of life on other worlds.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/urry-kepler-malfunction/index.html?eref�ition

The rise of food swapping :: The food swapping movement is taking off the UK with anything from sushi to strawberries on offer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22539062#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Yahoo's rise in Asia offsets risk from Tumblr bet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EBILI1M5yek/story01.htm

Keyboardist Ray Manzarek of The Doors dies at age 74 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/a3tMfjHqjNw/story01.htm

FACTBOX - Yahoo's acquisitions: from Geocities to Tumblr :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qqklxDO76hw/story01.htm

China and India's smoldering problem :: Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is in India on his first foreign trip since assuming the post and has begun diplomatic talks at a delicate time for the world's two most populous nations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/levine-china-india-relations/index.html?eref�ition

Pirate movie sites blocked in UK :: Big UK net firms have begun blocking access to two movie streaming sites accused of flouting copyright laws.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-22607298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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Director of IRS Unit Refuses to Answer Questions - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324659404578498923294395956.html

Rescuers comb tornado rubble for survivors - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/Americas/Rescuers-comb-tornado-rubble-for-survivors/Article1-1064582.aspx

Brad Pitt wanted to protect Angelina - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D104077

Disgraced MP Eric Joyce arrested at Edinburgh Airport - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/scotland/10013584/Disgraced-MP-Eric-Joyce-arrested-at-Edinburgh-Airport.html

Top 10 Most Popular BBQ Joints :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c44893b/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTravel0Cpopular0Ebbq0Ejoints0Cstory0Did0F19226327/story01.htm

Op-Docs: 'Sex Offender Village' :: A small community known as Miracle Village, surrounded by sugar cane fields in South Florida, has become a refuge for more than 100 registered sex offenders who seek to rebuild their lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/opinion/sex-offender-village.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Say Hello to the 100 Trillion Bacteria That Make Up Your Microbiome :: Medicine used to be obsessed with eradicating the tiny bugs that live within us. Now we're beginning to understand all the ways they keep us healthy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/19/magazine/say-hello-to-the-100-trillion-bacteria-that-make-up-your-microbiome.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

London Journal: Gnomes Pop Up at Chelsea Flower Show, to Horror of Many :: The Chelsea Flower Show is permitting the use of previously banned gnomes in exhibits this year, its 100th anniversary, but many find them creepy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/world/europe/gnomes-pop-up-at-chelsea-flower-show-to-horror-of-many.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger Speaks His Mind: The Full Interview - CNBC.com (blog) :: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100707283

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

Say Goodbye to the 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


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22-May-2013 20:59

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has Obama really changed politics? :: Julian Zelizer says that Obama, like many before him, chose to work within the system to get things done rather than lead transformative change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/zelizer-obama-what-happened/index.html?eref�ition

Saudi woman summits Everest :: The first Saudi woman to conquer Mount Everest says convincing her family to let her take part was as great a challenge as the climb itself.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/19/world/meast/first-saudi-woman-climbs-everest/index.html?eref�ition

Horrified Nigerians: Are we at war? :: The current wave of violence sweeping Nigeria has its citizens asking if the country has descended into civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/nigeria-violence-victor-ehikhamenor/index.html?eref�ition

Is 'kissing disease' stalking tennis? :: On the eve of the French Open, many are concerned by a disease that has struck several players. Why is the "kissing disease" hitting tennis?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/sport/tennis/tennis-mono-federer/index.html?eref�ition

Why piracy threatens 'blue gold' :: Tuna fishing is big business in the Seychelles, forcing the island nation to guard its industry from Somali pirates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/05/20/marketplace-africa-seychelles-tuna-fishing.cnn.html?eref�ition

Why immigrants make pizza in Italy :: Despite unemployment being close to 12%, Italians are snubbing traditional jobs like pizza-making.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-proof-in-pizza.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition

Poultry trade may spread bird flu :: Poultry workers moving to and from wet markets and farms may be responsible for the spread of the deadly H7N9 virus in China, says a virologist who's working with the World Health Organisation to investigate the outbreak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/06/world/asia/china-virus-poultry/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: India's fading trams :: India's last remaining tramcars
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22460872#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What you should know about Tumblr :: Yahoo's purchase of hot blogging platform Tumblr, which it announced Monday, was big news for the hundreds of millions of folks who already post to the site or check in to follow those who do.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/tech/web/tumblr-things-to-know/index.html?eref�ition

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Arias Speaks Out About Case In Jailhouse Interview - NPR :: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId%3D185931085

Time for Plan B? IMF tells George Osborne to ease pace of spending cuts - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/time-for-plan-b-imf-tells-george-osborne-to-ease-pace-of-spending-cuts-8627109.html

Amelia Lily: Sharon Osbourne's X Factor return is 'genius' - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.813%26article%3D104062

Today on YouTube: wrestling baddie Mick McManus dies, aged 93 - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/sportvideo/10073416/Today-on-YouTube-wrestling-baddie-Mick-McManus-dies-aged-93.html

Disgraced MP Eric Joyce arrested at Edinburgh Airport - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/scotland/10013584/Disgraced-MP-Eric-Joyce-arrested-at-Edinburgh-Airport.html

Top 10 Most Popular BBQ Joints :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c44893b/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTravel0Cpopular0Ebbq0Ejoints0Cstory0Did0F19226327/story01.htm

'Cat beards' internet craze goes viral - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newsvideo/weirdnewsvideo/10073610/Cat-beards-internet-craze-goes-viral.html

Okla. Kids Asked Teacher, 'Is This Really Happening?' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c388b9a/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Coklahoma0Etornado0Eterrified0Echildren0Easked0Eteacher0Ehappening0Cstory0Did0F19222910A/story01.htm

Op-Docs: 'Sex Offender Village' :: A small community known as Miracle Village, surrounded by sugar cane fields in South Florida, has become a refuge for more than 100 registered sex offenders who seek to rebuild their lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/opinion/sex-offender-village.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Say Hello to the 100 Trillion Bacteria That Make Up Your Microbiome :: Medicine used to be obsessed with eradicating the tiny bugs that live within us. Now we're beginning to understand all the ways they keep us healthy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/19/magazine/say-hello-to-the-100-trillion-bacteria-that-make-up-your-microbiome.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

London Journal: Gnomes Pop Up at Chelsea Flower Show, to Horror of Many :: The Chelsea Flower Show is permitting the use of previously banned gnomes in exhibits this year, its 100th anniversary, but many find them creepy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/world/europe/gnomes-pop-up-at-chelsea-flower-show-to-horror-of-many.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger Speaks His Mind: The Full Interview - CNBC.com (blog) :: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100707283

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

Say Goodbye to the 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


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22-May-2013 19:58

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has Obama really changed politics? :: Julian Zelizer says that Obama, like many before him, chose to work within the system to get things done rather than lead transformative change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/zelizer-obama-what-happened/index.html?eref�ition

Saudi woman summits Everest :: The first Saudi woman to conquer Mount Everest says convincing her family to let her take part was as great a challenge as the climb itself.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/19/world/meast/first-saudi-woman-climbs-everest/index.html?eref�ition

Horrified Nigerians: Are we at war? :: The current wave of violence sweeping Nigeria has its citizens asking if the country has descended into civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/nigeria-violence-victor-ehikhamenor/index.html?eref�ition

Is 'kissing disease' stalking tennis? :: On the eve of the French Open, many are concerned by a disease that has struck several players. Why is the "kissing disease" hitting tennis?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/sport/tennis/tennis-mono-federer/index.html?eref�ition

Why piracy threatens 'blue gold' :: Tuna fishing is big business in the Seychelles, forcing the island nation to guard its industry from Somali pirates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/05/20/marketplace-africa-seychelles-tuna-fishing.cnn.html?eref�ition

Why immigrants make pizza in Italy :: Despite unemployment being close to 12%, Italians are snubbing traditional jobs like pizza-making.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-proof-in-pizza.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition

Poultry trade may spread bird flu :: Poultry workers moving to and from wet markets and farms may be responsible for the spread of the deadly H7N9 virus in China, says a virologist who's working with the World Health Organisation to investigate the outbreak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/06/world/asia/china-virus-poultry/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: India's fading trams :: India's last remaining tramcars
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-22460872#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What you should know about Tumblr :: Yahoo's purchase of hot blogging platform Tumblr, which it announced Monday, was big news for the hundreds of millions of folks who already post to the site or check in to follow those who do.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/tech/web/tumblr-things-to-know/index.html?eref�ition

22-May-2013 19:58 10

Soldier killed in shocking London street attack - The News International :: http://www.thenews.com.pk/article-102085-Soldier-killed-in-shocking-London-street-attack

The new consoles from Microsoft, Nintendo and Sony - MiamiHerald.com :: http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/05/22/3410772/the-new-consoles-from-microsoft.html

IMF warns on dangers of Help to Buy mortgage scheme - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/borrowing/mortgages/10074452/IMF-warns-on-dangers-of-Help-to-Buy-mortgage-scheme.html

Arrest over IRA bombing - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10885558

Death in cathedral over 'vile' gay law - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10885527

Mick McManus - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/10074149/Mick-McManus.html

Disgraced MP Eric Joyce arrested at Edinburgh Airport - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/scotland/10013584/Disgraced-MP-Eric-Joyce-arrested-at-Edinburgh-Airport.html

Top 10 Most Popular BBQ Joints :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c44893b/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTravel0Cpopular0Ebbq0Ejoints0Cstory0Did0F19226327/story01.htm

'Cat beards' internet craze goes viral - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newsvideo/weirdnewsvideo/10073610/Cat-beards-internet-craze-goes-viral.html

Okla. Kids Asked Teacher, 'Is This Really Happening?' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c388b9a/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Coklahoma0Etornado0Eterrified0Echildren0Easked0Eteacher0Ehappening0Cstory0Did0F19222910A/story01.htm

Say Hello to the 100 Trillion Bacteria That Make Up Your Microbiome :: Medicine used to be obsessed with eradicating the tiny bugs that live within us. Now we're beginning to understand all the ways they keep us healthy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/19/magazine/say-hello-to-the-100-trillion-bacteria-that-make-up-your-microbiome.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

London Journal: Gnomes Pop Up at Chelsea Flower Show, to Horror of Many :: The Chelsea Flower Show is permitting the use of previously banned gnomes in exhibits this year, its 100th anniversary, but many find them creepy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/world/europe/gnomes-pop-up-at-chelsea-flower-show-to-horror-of-many.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger Speaks His Mind: The Full Interview - CNBC.com (blog) :: http://www.cnbc.com/id/100707283

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

Say Goodbye to the 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


10

22-May-2013 18:56

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has Obama really changed politics? :: Julian Zelizer says that Obama, like many before him, chose to work within the system to get things done rather than lead transformative change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/zelizer-obama-what-happened/index.html?eref�ition

Saudi woman summits Everest :: The first Saudi woman to conquer Mount Everest says convincing her family to let her take part was as great a challenge as the climb itself.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/19/world/meast/first-saudi-woman-climbs-everest/index.html?eref�ition

Horrified Nigerians: Are we at war? :: The current wave of violence sweeping Nigeria has its citizens asking if the country has descended into civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/nigeria-violence-victor-ehikhamenor/index.html?eref�ition

Is 'kissing disease' stalking tennis? :: On the eve of the French Open, many are concerned by a disease that has struck several players. Why is the "kissing disease" hitting tennis?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/sport/tennis/tennis-mono-federer/index.html?eref�ition

Why piracy threatens 'blue gold' :: Tuna fishing is big business in the Seychelles, forcing the island nation to guard its industry from Somali pirates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/05/20/marketplace-africa-seychelles-tuna-fishing.cnn.html?eref�ition

Bomb attacks kill more than 70 Shi'ites across Iraq :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xny2qwwcBAc/story01.htm

Why immigrants make pizza in Italy :: Despite unemployment being close to 12%, Italians are snubbing traditional jobs like pizza-making.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-proof-in-pizza.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition

Poultry trade may spread bird flu :: Poultry workers moving to and from wet markets and farms may be responsible for the spread of the deadly H7N9 virus in China, says a virologist who's working with the World Health Organisation to investigate the outbreak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/06/world/asia/china-virus-poultry/index.html?eref�ition

Yahoo buying Tumblr for $1.1 billion, vows not to screw it up :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/HFt2gyTd29E/story01.htm

22-May-2013 18:56 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Tell Me How This Ends :: A trip to Yemen, Syria and Turkey is illuminating, but also raises many questions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/opinion/friedman-tell-me-how-this-ends.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: China's Brutal One-Child Policy :: In China, the rich can pay a fine and have a second child. The poor face menstrual monitoring and state-mandated abortions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/opinion/chinas-brutal-one-child-policy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: One School's Catholic Teaching :: With just the briefest acknowledgement of her life partner, Carla Hale lost the job she'd loved for more than 18 years.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/opinion/bruni-one-schools-catholic-teaching.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: What Our Words Tell Us :: Gradual shifts in language use over the centuries reflect tectonic shifts in culture.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/opinion/brooks-what-our-words-tell-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Stop the Leaks :: Prosecutors were right to obtain phone records of A.P. journalists.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/opinion/stop-the-leaks.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Outrageous Cost of a Gene Test :: When we can sequence 20,000 genes for $1,000, why should it cost nearly $4,000 to analyze just two?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/21/opinion/the-outrageous-cost-of-a-gene-test.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

22-May-2013 17:56

Day in pictures: 20 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 20 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22595150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Has Obama really changed politics? :: Julian Zelizer says that Obama, like many before him, chose to work within the system to get things done rather than lead transformative change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/zelizer-obama-what-happened/index.html?eref�ition

Saudi woman summits Everest :: The first Saudi woman to conquer Mount Everest says convincing her family to let her take part was as great a challenge as the climb itself.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/19/world/meast/first-saudi-woman-climbs-everest/index.html?eref�ition

China offers India a "handshake across the Himalayas" :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2_xJfWJowY0/story01.htm

Gandhi blood sample up for auction in London :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgqrwk8_Ip4/story01.htm

Horrified Nigerians: Are we at war? :: The current wave of violence sweeping Nigeria has its citizens asking if the country has descended into civil war.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/opinion/nigeria-violence-victor-ehikhamenor/index.html?eref�ition

Is 'kissing disease' stalking tennis? :: On the eve of the French Open, many are concerned by a disease that has struck several players. Why is the "kissing disease" hitting tennis?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/20/sport/tennis/tennis-mono-federer/index.html?eref�ition

Why piracy threatens 'blue gold' :: Tuna fishing is big business in the Seychelles, forcing the island nation to guard its industry from Somali pirates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/05/20/marketplace-africa-seychelles-tuna-fishing.cnn.html?eref�ition

Bomb attacks kill more than 70 Shi'ites across Iraq :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xny2qwwcBAc/story01.htm

Why immigrants make pizza in Italy :: Despite unemployment being close to 12%, Italians are snubbing traditional jobs like pizza-making.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-proof-in-pizza.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: English ritual year :: Idiosyncratic English rituals on camera
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-22528184#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Eurovision Song Contest in pictures :: 58th Eurovision Song Contest in Malmo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22584760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beijing to Chinese abroad: Be polite! :: Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang has called on his nation's tourists to improve their behavior, stressing it was important to project a "good image of Chinese tourists," official state media outlet Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/travel/china-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Jailed American in 'special prison' :: North Korea said Wednesday that the U.S. citizen it sentenced last month to 15 years of hard labor has begun his stay at a "special prison."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/north-korea-jailed-american/index.html?eref�ition

The dark side of connected cars :: For all the upsides of networked transportation, one issue darkens the horizon for some experts on the future of travel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/business/futurecast-driverless-cars-privacy/index.html?eref�ition

Behind Denmark's Eurovision win :: CNN's Erin McLaughlin reports on Emmelle de Forest and Denmark's triumphant win in the Eurovision Song Contest.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/19/mcglaughlin-eurovision-competition.cnn.html?eref�ition

Angelina Jolie's choice carries risks :: Angelina Jolie stunned many people with an op-ed Tuesday describing her reasons for choosing to have a preventive double mastectomy. Her mother passed away at the age of 56 after battling ovarian cancer. Moreover, Jolie found that she had the BRCA1 gene, which significantly increases the lifetime risk of breast cancer. In fact, she reports that her doctors estimated that she had an 87% chance of developing breast cancer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/14/opinion/carroll-jolie-mastectomy/index.html?eref�ition

Tributes as star Beckham retires :: Global reaction to David Beckham's retirement and his legacy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/open-mic-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orphans of North Korea :: Yoon Hee spent 10 years on the streets in North Korea after she was abandoned, nearly freezing to death and eating grass.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/13/world/asia/north-korea-orphans/index.html?eref�ition

Ferguson kisses football goodbye :: As legendary Man Utd manager Alex Ferguson gets set for his final match in charge of the team, take a look back at the defining moments of his career.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/sport/football/alex-ferguson-career-football/index.html?eref�ition

One Direction vs. David Beckham :: Who will win when the world's biggest boy band takes on the world's biggest name in football? CNN's Neil Curry finds out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/17/one-direction-david-beckham.cnn.html?eref�ition

Your questions for 'Star Trek' stars :: The cast of "Star Trek Into Darkness" take a break from fighting space villains to answer questions from CNN iReporters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/16/orig-iri-intv-star-trek-darkness.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who's really in witness protection? :: CNN's Jake Tapper looks into the secretive program.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/05/16/lead-dnt-tapper-witness-protection.cnn.html?eref�ition

'Crazy ants' a threat in southern U.S. :: Beware the "crazy ants."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/17/us/crazy-ants/index.html?eref�ition

Cold case grips Chinese netizens :: A cold case involving the poisoning of a college sophomore in Beijing almost two decades ago has captured the imagination of Chinese communities around the world, landing a petition on the White House website and igniting an emotional debate on the pursuit of justice in China.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/07/world/asia/china-poison-mystery-zhu-ling/index.html?eref�ition

China reduces banking lifeline to N. Korea :: The Bank of China has stopped doing business with a large North Korean bank, falling into line with a US-led sanctions push to restrict funding for Pyongyang's nuclear programme.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/08/business/china-north-korea-banking/index.html?eref�ition

Why China involved in Africa's health :: There is an old African proverb: "If you want to walk fast, walk alone. But if you want to walk far, walk together."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/09/opinion/china-africa-health/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' disrupt flights :: Three Chinese airlines received "false bomb threats" on Wednesday that caused disruption to five different domestic flights destined for the southern city of Shenzhen, state-run media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-flights-threats/index.html?eref�ition

China eyes Arctic options :: The decision to grant permanent observer status to China and five other nations by the Arctic Council meeting in Sweden Wednesday reflects the heightened interest by some of the world's most powerful economies in an area rich in oil, gas, minerals, fish and new transport possibilities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/business/china-arctic/index.html?eref�ition

Can Chinese art be cutting edge? :: Four months before the Tiananmen crackdown in 1989, a woman fired a gun in China's National Art Gallery -- all in the name of art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/15/world/asia/china-contemporary-art/index.html?eref�ition