Tuesday, May 28, 2013

28-May-2013 23:22

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

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

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Thanks to our dog age calculator, people have been reassessing the age of their furry friends. We asked people the secret to their pets' longevity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: BBC correspondents around the world compare public holidays
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Netizen outrage after Chinese tourist defaces Egyptian tomb - CNN International :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFF5TyOI0X0A_g6qfdJ63RvDopvZQ&url=http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/27/travel/china-egypt/

African Union Leaders Talk Mali, Chinese Investment - Voice of America :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGRVYIKFBkHALrU1-RFwoYMeS2XyQ&url=http://www.voanews.com/content/african-union-leaders-talk-mali-chinese-investment/1668887.html

Japan's Mayor Hashimoto denies he meant to excuse wartime brothels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XhdpMdgL5p0/story01.htm

Deadly traffic jam on top of world :: Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/travel/everest-2012-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Japan mayor sorry for U.S. sex jibe :: A controversial Japanese politician apologized Monday for suggesting that U.S. military service members should use the adult entertainment industry in Japan more often to relieve sexual frustration and reduce aggression.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/japan-us-hashimoto-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Syria agrees 'in principle' to peace talks :: Both the Syrian government and the opposition Syrian National Coalition indicated Sunday they are interested in a peace conference next month in Geneva, Switzerland, though both sides tempered any optimism about the summit with caveats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

England confirmed as host for 2019 Cricket World Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PZpm-aDQd70/story01.htm

The new tech palaces: visionary HQs, or cursed trophies? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wHBOb-pDVrI/story01.htm

Everest rivalry :: A fight for supremacy between elderly climbers heats up the icy slopes of the world's highest mountain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/nepal-climbers-clash/index.html?eref�ition

French Open :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Arab youth despair :: The Arab Spring toppled regimes that had been in power for decades. The region's youth hoped "out with the old and in with the new" would mean more opportunity, but on the streets of Cairo, there is despair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/jordan-wef-lost-generation-defterios/index.html?eref�ition

Secrets of French Open champions :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

European stocks claw back ground as markets steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ifTl3re_LY8/story01.htm

Chinese luxury brands arrive :: Bosideng is the first Chinese luxury brand to launch in the West. CNN's Erin McClaughlin reports from London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/05/27/uk-bosideng.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homesick U.S. hijacker offers to return :: Should William Potts, an American fugitive living in Cuba, ever set foot in the United States again, he faces an indictment for airplane hijacking and a potentially lengthy prison term.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/americas/cuba-american-fugitive/index.html?eref�ition

Riots put Sweden's open-door immigration policy in spotlight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Syek9e0Pmjk/story01.htm

Google bid to lure women to tech :: Google is a company focused on problem solving. It has untold amounts of computing power at its disposal working away to try and solve big problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/innovation/women-at-i-o/index.html?eref�ition

Can Europe's jobless be saved? :: Is Europe's young at risk of becoming a lost generation? CNN hosted a tweet chat with OECD youth representatives to discuss the economic issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/storify-inequality-tweet-chat/index.html?eref�ition

More than 70 killed in wave of Baghdad bombings :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qPSMTD_EAME/story01.htm

28-May-2013 23:22 10

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

England v New Zealand: second Test, day five report - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/england/10084127/England-v-New-Zealand-second-Test-day-five-report.html

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

Judge Nixes Trayvon Smoking Photos :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c86337c/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Ctrayvon0Emartin0Edrug0Ephotos0Ementioned0Ejudge0Cstory0Did0F192710A93/story01.htm

Train derails, explodes in Baltimore - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10886947

Dan Pero Says Hathaway "Belongs" In Prison - Wall Street Journal (press release) :: http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20130528-910171.html?mod%3Dgooglenews_wsj

Take "out of this world" time-lapse trip to Mars - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-504784_162-57586493-10391705/take-out-of-this-world-time-lapse-trip-to-mars/

Osborne Strikes Deals On Latest Spending Cuts - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1096376/osborne-strikes-deals-on-latest-spending-cuts

Homes See Biggest Price Gain in Years, Propelling Stocks :: House prices in March rose 10.9 percent compared with a year earlier, according to a key index, welcome news for the rest of the economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/business/house-prices-show-largest-gain-in-years.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 Things to Know for Today :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c81cc74/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C10A0Ethings0Etoday0E19268837/story01.htm

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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28-May-2013 22:21

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

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

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Thanks to our dog age calculator, people have been reassessing the age of their furry friends. We asked people the secret to their pets' longevity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: BBC correspondents around the world compare public holidays
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

Tata's Mistry man: tightening belts as frugal era begins :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5-TVPOlyr0/story01.htm

Japan's Mayor Hashimoto denies he meant to excuse wartime brothels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XhdpMdgL5p0/story01.htm

Deadly traffic jam on top of world :: Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/travel/everest-2012-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian opposition shake-up falters ahead of peace conference :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zUXRTSixTi4/story01.htm

Japan mayor sorry for U.S. sex jibe :: A controversial Japanese politician apologized Monday for suggesting that U.S. military service members should use the adult entertainment industry in Japan more often to relieve sexual frustration and reduce aggression.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/japan-us-hashimoto-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Syria agrees 'in principle' to peace talks :: Both the Syrian government and the opposition Syrian National Coalition indicated Sunday they are interested in a peace conference next month in Geneva, Switzerland, though both sides tempered any optimism about the summit with caveats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Analysis: Syria contagion strikes deep into Lebanon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y9rNiPUsX8U/story01.htm

England confirmed as host for 2019 Cricket World Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PZpm-aDQd70/story01.htm

The new tech palaces: visionary HQs, or cursed trophies? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wHBOb-pDVrI/story01.htm

Everest rivalry :: A fight for supremacy between elderly climbers heats up the icy slopes of the world's highest mountain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/nepal-climbers-clash/index.html?eref�ition

French Open :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Arab youth despair :: The Arab Spring toppled regimes that had been in power for decades. The region's youth hoped "out with the old and in with the new" would mean more opportunity, but on the streets of Cairo, there is despair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/jordan-wef-lost-generation-defterios/index.html?eref�ition

Secrets of French Open champions :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

European stocks claw back ground as markets steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ifTl3re_LY8/story01.htm

Chinese luxury brands arrive :: Bosideng is the first Chinese luxury brand to launch in the West. CNN's Erin McClaughlin reports from London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/05/27/uk-bosideng.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homesick U.S. hijacker offers to return :: Should William Potts, an American fugitive living in Cuba, ever set foot in the United States again, he faces an indictment for airplane hijacking and a potentially lengthy prison term.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/americas/cuba-american-fugitive/index.html?eref�ition

Riots put Sweden's open-door immigration policy in spotlight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Syek9e0Pmjk/story01.htm

Google bid to lure women to tech :: Google is a company focused on problem solving. It has untold amounts of computing power at its disposal working away to try and solve big problems.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/24/tech/innovation/women-at-i-o/index.html?eref�ition

Can Europe's jobless be saved? :: Is Europe's young at risk of becoming a lost generation? CNN hosted a tweet chat with OECD youth representatives to discuss the economic issues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/storify-inequality-tweet-chat/index.html?eref�ition

28-May-2013 22:21 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

Bynes calls Rihanna ugly; Rihanna retorts - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/Entertainment/Tabloid/Bynes-calls-Rihanna-ugly-Rihanna-retorts/Article1-1067283.aspx

Trayvon Drug Photos Can't Be Mentioned, Says Judge :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c86337c/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Ctrayvon0Emartin0Edrug0Ephotos0Ementioned0Ejudge0Cstory0Did0F192710A93/story01.htm

Homes See Biggest Price Gain in Years, Propelling Stocks :: House prices in March rose 10.9 percent compared with a year earlier, according to a key index, welcome news for the rest of the economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/business/house-prices-show-largest-gain-in-years.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Time-lapse: Mars Rover's nine-month mission condensed into 60 seconds - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/10084805/Time-lapse-Mars-Rovers-nine-month-mission-condensed-into-60-seconds.html

Scientists transform cement into liquid metal - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57586413-1/scientists-transform-cement-into-liquid-metal/

10 Things to Know for Today :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c81cc74/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C10A0Ethings0Etoday0E19268837/story01.htm

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

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

28-May-2013 21:21

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

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

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Thanks to our dog age calculator, people have been reassessing the age of their furry friends. We asked people the secret to their pets' longevity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: BBC correspondents around the world compare public holidays
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

'Fast & Furious' leads 'Hangover' in big-budget movie battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tk3vBMFj5pQ/story01.htm

Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rhkohkrFcRw/story01.htm

Tata's Mistry man: tightening belts as frugal era begins :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5-TVPOlyr0/story01.htm

African Union Leaders Talk Mali, Chinese Investment - Voice of America :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGRVYIKFBkHALrU1-RFwoYMeS2XyQ&url=http://www.voanews.com/content/african-union-leaders-talk-mali-chinese-investment/1668887.html

Japan's Mayor Hashimoto denies he meant to excuse wartime brothels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XhdpMdgL5p0/story01.htm

Deadly traffic jam on top of world :: Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/travel/everest-2012-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian opposition shake-up falters ahead of peace conference :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zUXRTSixTi4/story01.htm

Japan mayor sorry for U.S. sex jibe :: A controversial Japanese politician apologized Monday for suggesting that U.S. military service members should use the adult entertainment industry in Japan more often to relieve sexual frustration and reduce aggression.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/japan-us-hashimoto-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Syria agrees 'in principle' to peace talks :: Both the Syrian government and the opposition Syrian National Coalition indicated Sunday they are interested in a peace conference next month in Geneva, Switzerland, though both sides tempered any optimism about the summit with caveats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Analysis: Syria contagion strikes deep into Lebanon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y9rNiPUsX8U/story01.htm

England confirmed as host for 2019 Cricket World Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PZpm-aDQd70/story01.htm

The new tech palaces: visionary HQs, or cursed trophies? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wHBOb-pDVrI/story01.htm

Everest rivalry :: A fight for supremacy between elderly climbers heats up the icy slopes of the world's highest mountain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/nepal-climbers-clash/index.html?eref�ition

French Open :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Arab youth despair :: The Arab Spring toppled regimes that had been in power for decades. The region's youth hoped "out with the old and in with the new" would mean more opportunity, but on the streets of Cairo, there is despair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/jordan-wef-lost-generation-defterios/index.html?eref�ition

Secrets of French Open champions :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

European stocks claw back ground as markets steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ifTl3re_LY8/story01.htm

Chinese luxury brands arrive :: Bosideng is the first Chinese luxury brand to launch in the West. CNN's Erin McClaughlin reports from London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/05/27/uk-bosideng.cnn.html?eref�ition

28-May-2013 21:21 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

Chinese teen defaces Egypt temple; sparks outcry - The Seattle Times :: http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2021073035_apaschinaegyptgraffititeen.html

Outcry sparked by Chinese teen's graffiti on Egypt temple - The Seattle Times :: http://seattletimes.com/html/travel/2021073178_chineseegyptxml.html

PlayStation fans flock to Twitter to protest DRM - NBCNews.com :: http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/playstation-fans-flock-twitter-protest-drm-6C10094985

US home prices accelerate by most in seven years - Livemint :: http://www.livemint.com/Politics/vb4Sckw10qNOm1JU4OXWzO/US-home-price-rise-sets-7year-record-in-March-SP.html

Galaxy S 4 Mini — plus new Samsung Windows phone and tablet — likely in June - NBCNews.com :: http://www.nbcnews.com/technology/galaxy-s-4-mini-plus-new-samsung-windows-phone-tablet-6C10086727

House Prices Show Largest Gain in Years :: The S.&P. Case-Shiller home price index rose by 10.2 percent over the last year, a gain that reinforces housing's role in driving the economy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/29/business/house-prices-show-largest-gain-in-years.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Evening Briefing: George Osborne divides to rule - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jameskirkup/100219043/evening-briefing-george-osborne-divides-to-rule/

Time-lapse: Mars Rover's nine-month mission condensed into 60 seconds - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/10084805/Time-lapse-Mars-Rovers-nine-month-mission-condensed-into-60-seconds.html

Trayvon Drug Photos Can't Be Mentioned, Says Judge :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c86337c/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Ctrayvon0Emartin0Edrug0Ephotos0Ementioned0Ejudge0Cstory0Did0F192710A93/story01.htm

Scientists transform cement into liquid metal - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57586413-1/scientists-transform-cement-into-liquid-metal/

10 Things to Know for Today :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c81cc74/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C10A0Ethings0Etoday0E19268837/story01.htm

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

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

28-May-2013 20:19

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

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

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Thanks to our dog age calculator, people have been reassessing the age of their furry friends. We asked people the secret to their pets' longevity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: BBC correspondents around the world compare public holidays
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

'Fast & Furious' leads 'Hangover' in big-budget movie battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tk3vBMFj5pQ/story01.htm

Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rhkohkrFcRw/story01.htm

Heart device approval delays leave US doctors frustrated :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XnI2-DObBLQ/story01.htm

Tata's Mistry man: tightening belts as frugal era begins :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5-TVPOlyr0/story01.htm

Japan's Mayor Hashimoto denies he meant to excuse wartime brothels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XhdpMdgL5p0/story01.htm

Deadly traffic jam on top of world :: Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/travel/everest-2012-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian opposition shake-up falters ahead of peace conference :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zUXRTSixTi4/story01.htm

Japan mayor sorry for U.S. sex jibe :: A controversial Japanese politician apologized Monday for suggesting that U.S. military service members should use the adult entertainment industry in Japan more often to relieve sexual frustration and reduce aggression.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/japan-us-hashimoto-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Syria agrees 'in principle' to peace talks :: Both the Syrian government and the opposition Syrian National Coalition indicated Sunday they are interested in a peace conference next month in Geneva, Switzerland, though both sides tempered any optimism about the summit with caveats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Analysis: Syria contagion strikes deep into Lebanon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y9rNiPUsX8U/story01.htm

England confirmed as host for 2019 Cricket World Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PZpm-aDQd70/story01.htm

The new tech palaces: visionary HQs, or cursed trophies? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wHBOb-pDVrI/story01.htm

Everest rivalry :: A fight for supremacy between elderly climbers heats up the icy slopes of the world's highest mountain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/nepal-climbers-clash/index.html?eref�ition

French Open :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Arab youth despair :: The Arab Spring toppled regimes that had been in power for decades. The region's youth hoped "out with the old and in with the new" would mean more opportunity, but on the streets of Cairo, there is despair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/jordan-wef-lost-generation-defterios/index.html?eref�ition

Secrets of French Open champions :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

European stocks claw back ground as markets steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ifTl3re_LY8/story01.htm

Chinese luxury brands arrive :: Bosideng is the first Chinese luxury brand to launch in the West. CNN's Erin McClaughlin reports from London.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/05/27/uk-bosideng.cnn.html?eref�ition

28-May-2013 20:19 10

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

US Alleges $6 Billion Money-Laundering Operation - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323855804578511121238052256.html

Home Prices Jump 10.9%, Largest Annual Gain in 7 Years - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324809804578510931769289110.html

baby flushed down toilet - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10886924

Syria rebels continue to fight with basic weapons as EU ends arms embargo - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/syria/10085190/Syria-rebels-continue-to-fight-with-basic-weapons-as-EU-ends-arms-embargo.html

Evening Briefing: George Osborne divides to rule - Telegraph.co.uk (blog) :: http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jameskirkup/100219043/evening-briefing-george-osborne-divides-to-rule/

Trayvon Drug Photos Can't Be Mentioned, Says Judge :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c86337c/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Ctrayvon0Emartin0Edrug0Ephotos0Ementioned0Ejudge0Cstory0Did0F192710A93/story01.htm

Scientists transform cement into liquid metal - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57586413-1/scientists-transform-cement-into-liquid-metal/

10 Things to Know for Today :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c81cc74/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C10A0Ethings0Etoday0E19268837/story01.htm

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

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

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

11 pets who lived past 100 'dog years' :: Thanks to our dog age calculator, people have been reassessing the age of their furry friends. We asked people the secret to their pets' longevity.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22536727#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bank holidays around the world :: BBC correspondents around the world compare public holidays
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22655033#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

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

'Fast & Furious' leads 'Hangover' in big-budget movie battle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tk3vBMFj5pQ/story01.htm

Angelina Jolie's aunt dies of breast cancer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rhkohkrFcRw/story01.htm

Heart device approval delays leave US doctors frustrated :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XnI2-DObBLQ/story01.htm

Tata's Mistry man: tightening belts as frugal era begins :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/q5-TVPOlyr0/story01.htm

Japan's Mayor Hashimoto denies he meant to excuse wartime brothels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XhdpMdgL5p0/story01.htm

Deadly traffic jam on top of world :: Nadav Ben Yehuda's right hand can't grasp a pencil. No longer can he sit on the side of a mountain scrawling poetry in his climbing notebook. The nerve damage causes him to drop things without warning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/25/travel/everest-2012-anniversary/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian opposition shake-up falters ahead of peace conference :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zUXRTSixTi4/story01.htm

Japan mayor sorry for U.S. sex jibe :: A controversial Japanese politician apologized Monday for suggesting that U.S. military service members should use the adult entertainment industry in Japan more often to relieve sexual frustration and reduce aggression.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/japan-us-hashimoto-apology/index.html?eref�ition

Syria agrees 'in principle' to peace talks :: Both the Syrian government and the opposition Syrian National Coalition indicated Sunday they are interested in a peace conference next month in Geneva, Switzerland, though both sides tempered any optimism about the summit with caveats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/26/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Analysis: Syria contagion strikes deep into Lebanon :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y9rNiPUsX8U/story01.htm

England confirmed as host for 2019 Cricket World Cup :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/PZpm-aDQd70/story01.htm

The new tech palaces: visionary HQs, or cursed trophies? :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wHBOb-pDVrI/story01.htm

Everest rivalry :: A fight for supremacy between elderly climbers heats up the icy slopes of the world's highest mountain.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/nepal-climbers-clash/index.html?eref�ition

French Open :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

Arab youth despair :: The Arab Spring toppled regimes that had been in power for decades. The region's youth hoped "out with the old and in with the new" would mean more opportunity, but on the streets of Cairo, there is despair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/business/jordan-wef-lost-generation-defterios/index.html?eref�ition

Kuwaiti dissident jail term scrapped :: A five-year jail sentence for leading Kuwaiti opposition figure Mussallam al-Barrak is overturned by an appeals court, his lawyer says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22680851#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Secrets of French Open champions :: What makes Roland Garros so special? Maria Sharapova, Li Na and Ana Ivanovic share their secrets.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/sport/tennis/sharapova-french-open-tennis-champions/index.html?eref�ition

European stocks claw back ground as markets steady :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ifTl3re_LY8/story01.htm

28-May-2013 19:18 10

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

Syria arms embargo Q&A - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/syria/10085017/Syria-arms-embargo-QandA.html

How early technology helped Sir Edmund Hillary conquer Everest - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/nepal/10084710/How-early-technology-helped-Sir-Edmund-Hillary-conquer-Everest.html

Trayvon Drug Photos Can't Be Mentioned,... - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/trayvon-martin-drug-photos-mentioned-judge/story?id%3D19271093

Trayvon Drug Photos Can't Be Mentioned, Says Judge :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c86337c/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Ctrayvon0Emartin0Edrug0Ephotos0Ementioned0Ejudge0Cstory0Did0F192710A93/story01.htm

Scientists transform cement into liquid metal - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-57586413-1/scientists-transform-cement-into-liquid-metal/

10 Things to Know for Today :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2c81cc74/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C10A0Ethings0Etoday0E19268837/story01.htm

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

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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