Monday, May 27, 2013

27-May-2013 21:57

Feds: Scientists took Chinese bribes :: Three university researchers working on medical technology are facing federal charges -- and up to 20 years in prison if convicted -- for allegedly taking Chinese money for their U.S.-funded research, according to federal authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/new-york-researchers-charged/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' affect 5 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

Crack down on plant protests :: Demonstrators braved a heavy police presence and the threat of arrest by massing Thursday in the streets of Kunming, China, to protest the planned construction of a chemical plant, they said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/world/asia/china-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Leader to Chinese tourists: 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

Sex education struggles with porn :: In an age when "extremely violent and sadistic imagery is two clicks away", school sex education is struggling to keep pace, suggests a study.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22643072#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 24 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photoss: 24 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22652421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 18-24 May 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22659048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Rocket launched' towards Israel :: Israel's military says it is investigating reports that a rocket has been fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, although no launch was detected.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677588#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Voice UK back for third series :: TV talent show is commissioned by the BBC for a third series despite lower viewing figures for Saturday night's show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/22673404#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suspected killer of British soldier was held in Kenya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_1ef3zCxZyA/story01.htm

Would Blue Labour end the welfare state? :: Would Ed Miliband shrink the welfare state?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22625849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil :: Kristin Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22654760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Secrets of pets who live past 100 'dog years'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rmtRipRFmAE/story01.htm

Bank holidays around the world :: Why Koreans spend their bank holidays in traffic jams
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a computer cure PTSD? :: Virtual assistants help treat psychological woes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game helps zap youth cancer :: In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/gaming-gadgets/cancer-video-game/index.html?eref�ition

Smaller homes for old 'may backfire' :: Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22656641#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why Jolie's cancer test costs so much :: Angelina Jolie, when writing about her preventive double mastectomy, did not discuss how much her surgeries cost, but she did mention that many women would not be able to afford the $3,000 to $4,000 test that led her to make the decision. What she failed to say was why the test costs so much.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/opinion/sulik-patented-genes/index.html?eref�ition

Obama calls Oklahoma tornado's toll 'hard to comprehend' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/n9WlbiZHzSM/story01.htm

Kerry backs private West Bank economic plan, but little detail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8RhfFJQ-qJ0/story01.htm

Ai Weiwei rocks out against detention :: Ai Weiwei is at it again. This time, the controversial Chinese artist-activist has taken his first venture into music, releasing a heavy metal single and music video inspired by his harrowing detention by the government two years ago.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/china-ai-weiwei-music-defiance/index.html?eref�ition

Famous atheists and their beliefs ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/living/gallery/atheists/index.html?eref�ition

Three people swept away in U.S. floods :: Two women died Saturday -- one of them after being swept away moments after being inches from her would-be rescuers -- due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/us/texas-san-antonio-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

World powers struggle to reach agreement on Syria :: Critical decisions must be made this week, Lyse Doucet says
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677605#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

REFILE-GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD-Economic reality finally cracks market fervour :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IbrR99hyr6c/story01.htm

Teachers' heroism in storm :: When the Oklahoma twister struck an elementary school, teachers sheltered children from falling debris and then tore through rubble to save more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/oklahoma-tornado-school/index.html?eref�ition

Two dead, five hurt in Texas shooting spree :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cf9gA3ibdcU/story01.htm

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Qe63T6lsej0/story01.htm

Alarm over skills shortage in Europe :: European industrialists are sounding the alarm over a growing skills shortage on the continent that threatens their competitiveness and leaves manufacturing companies scrambling to find enough engineers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/business/europe-skills-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

27-May-2013 21:57 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

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

England v New Zealand: second Test, day four report - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/england/10082409/England-v-New-Zealand-second-Test-day-four-report.html

Scribes report usage of Sarin - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/Europe/Scribes-report-usage-of-Sarin/Article1-1066979.aspx

Chillax, people, and let the poor Prime Minister have a holiday - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/danhodges/100218929/chillax-people-and-let-the-poor-prime-minister-have-a-holiday/

UK police arrest 10th suspect in soldier's slaying - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10886660

Barbara Eden still dreamy in 'Jeannie' outfit at 78 - Today.com :: http://www.today.com/entertainment/barbara-eden-still-dreamy-jeannie-outfit-78-6C10086884

Dad's Army star Bill Pertwee dies - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10886661

Dog Attack: Two Women Released On Bail - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095751/dog-attack-two-women-released-on-bail

Here's Eric Schmidt's Justification For Google Paying Only £10 Million In Tax On ... - Houston Chronicle :: http://www.chron.com/technology/businessinsider/article/Here-s-Eric-Schmidt-s-Justification-For-Google-4551311.php

War memorial vandalised in wake of terror murder - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/terrorism-in-the-uk/10083009/War-memorial-vandalised-in-wake-of-terror-murder.html

Nurse Admits Killing 11 in Nursing Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c794e43/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cnurse0Eadmits0Emurdering0E110Esydney0Enursing0Ehome0E19262920A/story01.htm

ISC member Hazel Blears says Coalition was wrong to cut 'Prevent' budget - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/terrorism-in-the-uk/10082968/ISC-member-Hazel-Blears-says-Coalition-was-wrong-to-cut-Prevent-budget.html

10 Fans Injured at NASCAR Race :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6fe986/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ccable0Efalls0Etrack0Estops0Ecoca0Ecola0E60A0A0Erace0E19262523/story01.htm

Revealed: More than 100000 people have been hurt in accidents in Scottish ... - Scottish Daily Record :: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/health/shock-figures-reveal-more-100000-1915184

British Families Feeling Spare Cash 'Strain' - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095972/british-families-feeling-spare-cash-strain

Computers Piecing Together Jigsaw of Jewish Lore :: A sophisticated artificial intelligence program is helping reassemble more than 100,000 document fragments collected across 1,000 years that reveal details of Jewish life along the Mediterranean.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/27/world/middleeast/computers-piecing-together-jigsaw-of-jewish-lore.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


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27-May-2013 20:57

Feds: Scientists took Chinese bribes :: Three university researchers working on medical technology are facing federal charges -- and up to 20 years in prison if convicted -- for allegedly taking Chinese money for their U.S.-funded research, according to federal authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/new-york-researchers-charged/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' affect 5 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

Crack down on plant protests :: Demonstrators braved a heavy police presence and the threat of arrest by massing Thursday in the streets of Kunming, China, to protest the planned construction of a chemical plant, they said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/world/asia/china-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Leader to Chinese tourists: 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

Sex education struggles with porn :: In an age when "extremely violent and sadistic imagery is two clicks away", school sex education is struggling to keep pace, suggests a study.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22643072#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 24 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photoss: 24 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22652421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why India's kids are going missing :: Every eight minutes, a child goes missing in India. Parents say reports of missing children from poor families are often ignored by police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/24/pkg-udas-india-missing-children.cnn.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 18-24 May 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22659048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Rocket launched' towards Israel :: Israel's military says it is investigating reports that a rocket has been fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, although no launch was detected.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677588#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Voice UK back for third series :: TV talent show is commissioned by the BBC for a third series despite lower viewing figures for Saturday night's show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/22673404#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suspected killer of British soldier was held in Kenya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_1ef3zCxZyA/story01.htm

Would Blue Labour end the welfare state? :: Would Ed Miliband shrink the welfare state?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22625849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil :: Kristin Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22654760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Secrets of pets who live past 100 'dog years'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rmtRipRFmAE/story01.htm

Bank holidays around the world :: Why Koreans spend their bank holidays in traffic jams
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a computer cure PTSD? :: Virtual assistants help treat psychological woes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game helps zap youth cancer :: In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/gaming-gadgets/cancer-video-game/index.html?eref�ition

Smaller homes for old 'may backfire' :: Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22656641#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why Jolie's cancer test costs so much :: Angelina Jolie, when writing about her preventive double mastectomy, did not discuss how much her surgeries cost, but she did mention that many women would not be able to afford the $3,000 to $4,000 test that led her to make the decision. What she failed to say was why the test costs so much.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/opinion/sulik-patented-genes/index.html?eref�ition

Obama calls Oklahoma tornado's toll 'hard to comprehend' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/n9WlbiZHzSM/story01.htm

Kerry backs private West Bank economic plan, but little detail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8RhfFJQ-qJ0/story01.htm

Ai Weiwei rocks out against detention :: Ai Weiwei is at it again. This time, the controversial Chinese artist-activist has taken his first venture into music, releasing a heavy metal single and music video inspired by his harrowing detention by the government two years ago.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/china-ai-weiwei-music-defiance/index.html?eref�ition

Famous atheists and their beliefs ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/living/gallery/atheists/index.html?eref�ition

Three people swept away in U.S. floods :: Two women died Saturday -- one of them after being swept away moments after being inches from her would-be rescuers -- due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/us/texas-san-antonio-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

World powers struggle to reach agreement on Syria :: Critical decisions must be made this week, Lyse Doucet says
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677605#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

REFILE-GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD-Economic reality finally cracks market fervour :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IbrR99hyr6c/story01.htm

Teachers' heroism in storm :: When the Oklahoma twister struck an elementary school, teachers sheltered children from falling debris and then tore through rubble to save more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/oklahoma-tornado-school/index.html?eref�ition

Two dead, five hurt in Texas shooting spree :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cf9gA3ibdcU/story01.htm

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Qe63T6lsej0/story01.htm

27-May-2013 20:57 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

Skydiver Falls to Death in Southern California :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6dea22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cskydiver0Efalls0Edeath0Esouthern0Ecalifornia0E192610A16/story01.htm

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

England on brink of victory in second Test - The News International :: http://www.thenews.com.pk/article-102737-England-on-brink-of-victory-in-second-Test

Dog Attack Victim's Family Wants New Laws - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1096162/dog-attack-victims-family-wants-new-laws

UK police arrest 10th suspect in brutal killing of off-duty soldier in London street - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/news/police%2Barrest%2B10th%2Bsuspect%2Bbrutal%2Bkilling%2Boffduty%2Bsoldier/8440455/story.html

War memorial vandalised in wake of terror murder - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/terrorism-in-the-uk/10083009/War-memorial-vandalised-in-wake-of-terror-murder.html

Nurse Admits Killing 11 in Nursing Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c794e43/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cnurse0Eadmits0Emurdering0E110Esydney0Enursing0Ehome0E19262920A/story01.htm

ISC member Hazel Blears says Coalition was wrong to cut 'Prevent' budget - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/terrorism-in-the-uk/10082968/ISC-member-Hazel-Blears-says-Coalition-was-wrong-to-cut-Prevent-budget.html

Google paid only £10million in corporation tax between 2006 and 2011 - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2331700/Eric-Schmidt-says-perplexed-public-anger-Goggles-tiny-UK-tax-contributions-10m-11-9bn-revenue.html?ico%3Dhome%255Eheadlines

10 Fans Injured at NASCAR Race :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6fe986/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ccable0Efalls0Etrack0Estops0Ecoca0Ecola0E60A0A0Erace0E19262523/story01.htm

Revealed: More than 100000 people have been hurt in accidents in Scottish ... - Scottish Daily Record :: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/health/shock-figures-reveal-more-100000-1915184

British Families Feeling Spare Cash 'Strain' - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095972/british-families-feeling-spare-cash-strain

Computers Piecing Together Jigsaw of Jewish Lore :: A sophisticated artificial intelligence program is helping reassemble more than 100,000 document fragments collected across 1,000 years that reveal details of Jewish life along the Mediterranean.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/27/world/middleeast/computers-piecing-together-jigsaw-of-jewish-lore.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

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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27-May-2013 19:56

Feds: Scientists took Chinese bribes :: Three university researchers working on medical technology are facing federal charges -- and up to 20 years in prison if convicted -- for allegedly taking Chinese money for their U.S.-funded research, according to federal authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/new-york-researchers-charged/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' affect 5 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

Crack down on plant protests :: Demonstrators braved a heavy police presence and the threat of arrest by massing Thursday in the streets of Kunming, China, to protest the planned construction of a chemical plant, they said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/world/asia/china-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Leader to Chinese tourists: 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

Sex education struggles with porn :: In an age when "extremely violent and sadistic imagery is two clicks away", school sex education is struggling to keep pace, suggests a study.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22643072#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 24 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photoss: 24 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22652421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why India's kids are going missing :: Every eight minutes, a child goes missing in India. Parents say reports of missing children from poor families are often ignored by police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/24/pkg-udas-india-missing-children.cnn.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 18-24 May 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22659048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Rocket launched' towards Israel :: Israel's military says it is investigating reports that a rocket has been fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, although no launch was detected.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677588#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Voice UK back for third series :: TV talent show is commissioned by the BBC for a third series despite lower viewing figures for Saturday night's show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/22673404#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suspected killer of British soldier was held in Kenya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_1ef3zCxZyA/story01.htm

Would Blue Labour end the welfare state? :: Would Ed Miliband shrink the welfare state?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22625849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil :: Kristin Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22654760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Secrets of pets who live past 100 'dog years'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rmtRipRFmAE/story01.htm

Bank holidays around the world :: Why Koreans spend their bank holidays in traffic jams
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a computer cure PTSD? :: Virtual assistants help treat psychological woes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game helps zap youth cancer :: In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/gaming-gadgets/cancer-video-game/index.html?eref�ition

Smaller homes for old 'may backfire' :: Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22656641#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why Jolie's cancer test costs so much :: Angelina Jolie, when writing about her preventive double mastectomy, did not discuss how much her surgeries cost, but she did mention that many women would not be able to afford the $3,000 to $4,000 test that led her to make the decision. What she failed to say was why the test costs so much.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/opinion/sulik-patented-genes/index.html?eref�ition

Obama calls Oklahoma tornado's toll 'hard to comprehend' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/n9WlbiZHzSM/story01.htm

Kerry backs private West Bank economic plan, but little detail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8RhfFJQ-qJ0/story01.htm

Ai Weiwei rocks out against detention :: Ai Weiwei is at it again. This time, the controversial Chinese artist-activist has taken his first venture into music, releasing a heavy metal single and music video inspired by his harrowing detention by the government two years ago.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/china-ai-weiwei-music-defiance/index.html?eref�ition

Famous atheists and their beliefs ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/living/gallery/atheists/index.html?eref�ition

Three people swept away in U.S. floods :: Two women died Saturday -- one of them after being swept away moments after being inches from her would-be rescuers -- due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/us/texas-san-antonio-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

World powers struggle to reach agreement on Syria :: Critical decisions must be made this week, Lyse Doucet says
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677605#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

REFILE-GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD-Economic reality finally cracks market fervour :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IbrR99hyr6c/story01.htm

Teachers' heroism in storm :: When the Oklahoma twister struck an elementary school, teachers sheltered children from falling debris and then tore through rubble to save more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/oklahoma-tornado-school/index.html?eref�ition

Two dead, five hurt in Texas shooting spree :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cf9gA3ibdcU/story01.htm

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Qe63T6lsej0/story01.htm

27-May-2013 19:56 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

Skydiver Falls to Death in Southern California :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6dea22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cskydiver0Efalls0Edeath0Esouthern0Ecalifornia0E192610A16/story01.htm

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

Video: Two Arrested After Blaze At Mosque - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095952/grimsby-mosque-fire-two-people-arrested

Google paid only £10million in corporation tax between 2006 and 2011 - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2331700/Eric-Schmidt-says-perplexed-public-anger-Goggles-tiny-UK-tax-contributions-10m-11-9bn-revenue.html?ico%3Dhome%255Eheadlines

Syria: French journalists catalogue extensive use of chemical weapons - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/syria/10082837/Syria-French-journalists-catalogue-extensive-use-of-chemical-weapons.html

PM dodges Woolwich fire - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10886620

UK police arrest 10th suspect in brutal killing of off-duty soldier in London street - The Province :: http://www.theprovince.com/news/police%2Barrest%2B10th%2Bsuspect%2Bbrutal%2Bkilling%2Boffduty%2Bsoldier/8439786/story.html

10 Fans Injured at NASCAR Race :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6fe986/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ccable0Efalls0Etrack0Estops0Ecoca0Ecola0E60A0A0Erace0E19262523/story01.htm

Revealed: More than 100000 people have been hurt in accidents in Scottish ... - Scottish Daily Record :: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/health/shock-figures-reveal-more-100000-1915184

British Families Feeling Spare Cash 'Strain' - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095972/british-families-feeling-spare-cash-strain

Nurse Admits Murdering 11 in Sydney Nursing Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c794e43/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cnurse0Eadmits0Emurdering0E110Esydney0Enursing0Ehome0E19262920A/story01.htm

Computers Piecing Together Jigsaw of Jewish Lore :: A sophisticated artificial intelligence program is helping reassemble more than 100,000 document fragments collected across 1,000 years that reveal details of Jewish life along the Mediterranean.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/27/world/middleeast/computers-piecing-together-jigsaw-of-jewish-lore.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

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

27-May-2013 18:54

Feds: Scientists took Chinese bribes :: Three university researchers working on medical technology are facing federal charges -- and up to 20 years in prison if convicted -- for allegedly taking Chinese money for their U.S.-funded research, according to federal authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/new-york-researchers-charged/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' affect 5 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

Crack down on plant protests :: Demonstrators braved a heavy police presence and the threat of arrest by massing Thursday in the streets of Kunming, China, to protest the planned construction of a chemical plant, they said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/world/asia/china-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Leader to Chinese tourists: 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

Sex education struggles with porn :: In an age when "extremely violent and sadistic imagery is two clicks away", school sex education is struggling to keep pace, suggests a study.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22643072#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 24 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photoss: 24 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22652421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why India's kids are going missing :: Every eight minutes, a child goes missing in India. Parents say reports of missing children from poor families are often ignored by police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/24/pkg-udas-india-missing-children.cnn.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 18-24 May 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22659048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Rocket launched' towards Israel :: Israel's military says it is investigating reports that a rocket has been fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, although no launch was detected.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677588#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Voice UK back for third series :: TV talent show is commissioned by the BBC for a third series despite lower viewing figures for Saturday night's show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/22673404#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suspected killer of British soldier was held in Kenya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_1ef3zCxZyA/story01.htm

Would Blue Labour end the welfare state? :: Would Ed Miliband shrink the welfare state?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22625849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil :: Kristin Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22654760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Secrets of pets who live past 100 'dog years'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rmtRipRFmAE/story01.htm

Bank holidays around the world :: Why Koreans spend their bank holidays in traffic jams
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a computer cure PTSD? :: Virtual assistants help treat psychological woes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game helps zap youth cancer :: In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/gaming-gadgets/cancer-video-game/index.html?eref�ition

How same-sex marriage splits a nation :: After a writer shot himself in Notre Dame Cathedral over a same-sex marriage law and as protesters take to the street of Paris, CNN explores the French divide on the issue.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/opinion/opinion-poirier-same-sex-marriage-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Smaller homes for old 'may backfire' :: Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22656641#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why Jolie's cancer test costs so much :: Angelina Jolie, when writing about her preventive double mastectomy, did not discuss how much her surgeries cost, but she did mention that many women would not be able to afford the $3,000 to $4,000 test that led her to make the decision. What she failed to say was why the test costs so much.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/opinion/sulik-patented-genes/index.html?eref�ition

Obama calls Oklahoma tornado's toll 'hard to comprehend' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/n9WlbiZHzSM/story01.htm

Kerry backs private West Bank economic plan, but little detail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8RhfFJQ-qJ0/story01.htm

Ai Weiwei rocks out against detention :: Ai Weiwei is at it again. This time, the controversial Chinese artist-activist has taken his first venture into music, releasing a heavy metal single and music video inspired by his harrowing detention by the government two years ago.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/china-ai-weiwei-music-defiance/index.html?eref�ition

Famous atheists and their beliefs ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/living/gallery/atheists/index.html?eref�ition

Three people swept away in U.S. floods :: Two women died Saturday -- one of them after being swept away moments after being inches from her would-be rescuers -- due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/us/texas-san-antonio-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

World powers struggle to reach agreement on Syria :: Critical decisions must be made this week, Lyse Doucet says
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677605#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

REFILE-GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD-Economic reality finally cracks market fervour :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IbrR99hyr6c/story01.htm

Teachers' heroism in storm :: When the Oklahoma twister struck an elementary school, teachers sheltered children from falling debris and then tore through rubble to save more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/oklahoma-tornado-school/index.html?eref�ition

Two dead, five hurt in Texas shooting spree :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cf9gA3ibdcU/story01.htm

27-May-2013 18:54 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

Skydiver Falls to Death in Southern California :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6dea22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cskydiver0Efalls0Edeath0Esouthern0Ecalifornia0E192610A16/story01.htm

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

British zookeeper mauled to death after tiger escaped pen, say UK police - The Province :: http://www.theprovince.com/British%2Bzookeeper%2Bmauled%2Bdeath%2Bafter%2Btiger%2Bescaped%2Bpolice/8440110/story.html

10th suspect arrested in London hacking attack - Toronto Star :: http://www.thestar.com/news/world/2013/05/27/10th_suspect_arrested_in_london_hacking_attack.html

Eric Schmidt says he is 'perplexed' at public anger over Goggle's tiny UK tax ... - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2331700/Eric-Schmidt-says-perplexed-public-anger-Goggles-tiny-UK-tax-contributions-10m-11-9bn-revenue.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

Amanda Bynes Slams Rihanna on Twitter: "Chris Brown Beat You Because You ... - E! Online :: http://www.eonline.com/news/423101/amanda-bynes-slams-rihanna-on-twitter-chris-brown-beat-you-because-you-re-not-pretty-enough

Harvick charging hard in final RCR season - The Seattle Times :: http://seattletimes.com/html/sports/2021068161_apcarnascarharvicksseason.html

'Spellbound' star reflects on a Spelling Bee life - The Seattle Times :: http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2021067827_apusspellingbeespellboundlegacy.html

Sales of camp sites throw Girl Scouts into turmoil - The Seattle Times :: http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2021066291_apusgirlscoutscampsales.html

10 Fans Injured at NASCAR Race :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c6fe986/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ccable0Efalls0Etrack0Estops0Ecoca0Ecola0E60A0A0Erace0E19262523/story01.htm

Revealed: More than 100000 people have been hurt in accidents in Scottish ... - Scottish Daily Record :: http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/health/shock-figures-reveal-more-100000-1915184

British Families Feeling Spare Cash 'Strain' - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1095972/british-families-feeling-spare-cash-strain

Computers Piecing Together Jigsaw of Jewish Lore :: A sophisticated artificial intelligence program is helping reassemble more than 100,000 document fragments collected across 1,000 years that reveal details of Jewish life along the Mediterranean.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/27/world/middleeast/computers-piecing-together-jigsaw-of-jewish-lore.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

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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Feds: Scientists took Chinese bribes :: Three university researchers working on medical technology are facing federal charges -- and up to 20 years in prison if convicted -- for allegedly taking Chinese money for their U.S.-funded research, according to federal authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/new-york-researchers-charged/index.html?eref�ition

'False bomb threats' affect 5 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

Crack down on plant protests :: Demonstrators braved a heavy police presence and the threat of arrest by massing Thursday in the streets of Kunming, China, to protest the planned construction of a chemical plant, they said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/16/world/asia/china-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Leader to Chinese tourists: 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

Sex education struggles with porn :: In an age when "extremely violent and sadistic imagery is two clicks away", school sex education is struggling to keep pace, suggests a study.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22643072#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 24 May 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photoss: 24 May
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22652421#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why India's kids are going missing :: Every eight minutes, a child goes missing in India. Parents say reports of missing children from poor families are often ignored by police.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/05/24/pkg-udas-india-missing-children.cnn.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 18-24 May 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22659048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Rocket launched' towards Israel :: Israel's military says it is investigating reports that a rocket has been fired from southern Lebanon towards Israel, although no launch was detected.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677588#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Voice UK back for third series :: TV talent show is commissioned by the BBC for a third series despite lower viewing figures for Saturday night's show.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/22673404#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suspected killer of British soldier was held in Kenya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_1ef3zCxZyA/story01.htm

Adding fuel to the fire in Syria :: Hezbollah declared it is going to war in Syria on behalf of al-Assad's government. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/05/26/syria-regional-conflict-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

Would Blue Labour end the welfare state? :: Would Ed Miliband shrink the welfare state?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-22625849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil :: Kristin Scott Thomas on the joy of being evil
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22654760#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Secrets of pets who live past 100 'dog years'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French lesbian love story wins top prize at Cannes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rmtRipRFmAE/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'Hairdo archaeologist' solves old mystery :: Janet Stephens, a hairdresser from Baltimore, tells the BBC how she solved an ancient fashion mystery.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630813#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: Why Koreans spend their bank holidays in traffic jams
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can a computer cure PTSD? :: Virtual assistants help treat psychological woes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22630812#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Game helps zap youth cancer :: In the battle against cancer, one video game is taking the deadly disease head-on. And some young patients are the winners.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/gaming-gadgets/cancer-video-game/index.html?eref�ition

How same-sex marriage splits a nation :: After a writer shot himself in Notre Dame Cathedral over a same-sex marriage law and as protesters take to the street of Paris, CNN explores the French divide on the issue.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/opinion/opinion-poirier-same-sex-marriage-suicide/index.html?eref�ition

Smaller homes for old 'may backfire' :: Encouraging older people to downsize to smaller homes could backfire and worsen the housing shortage for first-time buyers, argues a report.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-22656641#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why Jolie's cancer test costs so much :: Angelina Jolie, when writing about her preventive double mastectomy, did not discuss how much her surgeries cost, but she did mention that many women would not be able to afford the $3,000 to $4,000 test that led her to make the decision. What she failed to say was why the test costs so much.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/opinion/sulik-patented-genes/index.html?eref�ition

Obama calls Oklahoma tornado's toll 'hard to comprehend' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/n9WlbiZHzSM/story01.htm

Ai Weiwei rocks out against detention :: Ai Weiwei is at it again. This time, the controversial Chinese artist-activist has taken his first venture into music, releasing a heavy metal single and music video inspired by his harrowing detention by the government two years ago.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/23/world/asia/china-ai-weiwei-music-defiance/index.html?eref�ition

Famous atheists and their beliefs ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/living/gallery/atheists/index.html?eref�ition

Three people swept away in U.S. floods :: Two women died Saturday -- one of them after being swept away moments after being inches from her would-be rescuers -- due to raging floodwaters in San Antonio, which braced for yet more drenching rains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/us/texas-san-antonio-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

World powers struggle to reach agreement on Syria :: Critical decisions must be made this week, Lyse Doucet says
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22677605#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

REFILE-GLOBAL ECONOMY WEEKAHEAD-Economic reality finally cracks market fervour :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IbrR99hyr6c/story01.htm

Teachers' heroism in storm :: When the Oklahoma twister struck an elementary school, teachers sheltered children from falling debris and then tore through rubble to save more.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/21/us/oklahoma-tornado-school/index.html?eref�ition