Thursday, June 6, 2013

06-Jun-2013 23:56

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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

Exclusive: Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RLUYTDuRWeU/story01.htm

Exclusive - Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_VU4DHLlP08/story01.htm

TSA drops plan to allow knives :: The Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday abandoned plans to allow small knives and certain other banned items back on passenger flights, surrendering to fierce criticism from airlines, unions and Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/travel/tsa-knives/index.html?eref�ition

06-Jun-2013 23:55 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Development Won't Ensure Democracy in Turkey :: Economic growth won't end authoritarianism. Without a viable opposition party, democracy must advance by direct action instead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/development-wont-ensure-democracy-in-turkey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Switching Wireless Carriers Shouldn't Be a Crime :: "Unlocking" your phone to switch wireless carriers shouldn't be against the law.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/switching-wireless-carriers-shouldnt-be-a-crime.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Gift of Siblings :: For those of us who have them, they color our characters and shade our lives as much as anything or anyone else.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-gift-of-siblings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 22:54

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

Exclusive: Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RLUYTDuRWeU/story01.htm

Exclusive - Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_VU4DHLlP08/story01.htm

TSA drops plan to allow knives :: The Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday abandoned plans to allow small knives and certain other banned items back on passenger flights, surrendering to fierce criticism from airlines, unions and Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/travel/tsa-knives/index.html?eref�ition

06-Jun-2013 22:54 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Development Won't Ensure Democracy in Turkey :: Economic growth won't end authoritarianism. Without a viable opposition party, democracy must advance by direct action instead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/development-wont-ensure-democracy-in-turkey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Switching Wireless Carriers Shouldn't Be a Crime :: "Unlocking" your phone to switch wireless carriers shouldn't be against the law.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/switching-wireless-carriers-shouldnt-be-a-crime.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Gift of Siblings :: For those of us who have them, they color our characters and shade our lives as much as anything or anyone else.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-gift-of-siblings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 21:53

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

Exclusive: Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RLUYTDuRWeU/story01.htm

Exclusive - Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_VU4DHLlP08/story01.htm

TSA drops plan to allow knives :: The Transportation Security Administration on Wednesday abandoned plans to allow small knives and certain other banned items back on passenger flights, surrendering to fierce criticism from airlines, unions and Congress.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/travel/tsa-knives/index.html?eref�ition

06-Jun-2013 21:53 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Development Won't Ensure Democracy in Turkey :: Economic growth won't end authoritarianism. Without a viable opposition party, democracy must advance by direct action instead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/development-wont-ensure-democracy-in-turkey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Make Patent Trolls Pay in Court :: Judges already have the authority to make frivolous litigants pay for their abusive lawsuits. They just have to use it.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/make-patent-trolls-pay-in-court.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Switching Wireless Carriers Shouldn't Be a Crime :: "Unlocking" your phone to switch wireless carriers shouldn't be against the law.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/switching-wireless-carriers-shouldnt-be-a-crime.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Gift of Siblings :: For those of us who have them, they color our characters and shade our lives as much as anything or anyone else.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-gift-of-siblings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 20:54

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Inside Qusair as Syrian army returns :: Syrian government forces have taken full control of the strategic town of Qusair, state TV and the rebels say
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22790406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Pakistan's Sharif back in power :: As political comebacks go, Nawaz Sharif's is among the more remarkable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

Exclusive: Microsoft, FBI take aim at global cyber crime ring :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RLUYTDuRWeU/story01.htm

06-Jun-2013 20:54 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Cut the Strings to George III :: Why do we cling to a British military legal system that the Brits have rejected?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/dowd-cut-the-strings-to-george-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Make Patent Trolls Pay in Court :: Judges already have the authority to make frivolous litigants pay for their abusive lawsuits. They just have to use it.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/make-patent-trolls-pay-in-court.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Switching Wireless Carriers Shouldn't Be a Crime :: "Unlocking" your phone to switch wireless carriers shouldn't be against the law.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/switching-wireless-carriers-shouldnt-be-a-crime.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Gift of Siblings :: For those of us who have them, they color our characters and shade our lives as much as anything or anyone else.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-gift-of-siblings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 19:52

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Inside Qusair as Syrian army returns :: Syrian government forces have taken full control of the strategic town of Qusair, state TV and the rebels say
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22790406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

VIDEO: Giant X-ray fights cigarette smugglers :: Angus Crawford visits a checkpoint in eastern Europe to see how they are trying to prevent cheap cigarettes being smuggled into the EU.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22785247#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Pakistan's Sharif back in power :: As political comebacks go, Nawaz Sharif's is among the more remarkable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

06-Jun-2013 19:52 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Cut the Strings to George III :: Why do we cling to a British military legal system that the Brits have rejected?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/dowd-cut-the-strings-to-george-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Make Patent Trolls Pay in Court :: Judges already have the authority to make frivolous litigants pay for their abusive lawsuits. They just have to use it.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/make-patent-trolls-pay-in-court.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Produce a Person :: When it comes to moral concerns and vocational choice, proceed with caution in thinking in purely utilitarian terms.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/04/opinion/brooks-the-way-to-produce-a-person.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 18:50

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Inside Qusair as Syrian army returns :: Syrian government forces have taken full control of the strategic town of Qusair, state TV and the rebels say
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22790406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

VIDEO: Giant X-ray fights cigarette smugglers :: Angus Crawford visits a checkpoint in eastern Europe to see how they are trying to prevent cheap cigarettes being smuggled into the EU.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22785247#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Pakistan's Sharif back in power :: As political comebacks go, Nawaz Sharif's is among the more remarkable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. pig virus spreads, pork groups fund investigative efforts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_sjLWL5jz4Y/story01.htm

06-Jun-2013 18:50 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Cut the Strings to George III :: Why do we cling to a British military legal system that the Brits have rejected?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/dowd-cut-the-strings-to-george-iii.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Israel Lives the Joseph Story :: What does it mean when even Turkey is in turmoil and Stephen Hawking is weighing in on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/friedman-israel-lives-the-joseph-story.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Jewish Identity, Spelled in Yiddish :: Modern Yiddish transliteration was created by early-20th-century scholars who saw Judaism as a nationality based on language and were fighting rising anti-Semitism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/jewish-identity-spelled-in-yiddish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Make Patent Trolls Pay in Court :: Judges already have the authority to make frivolous litigants pay for their abusive lawsuits. They just have to use it.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/opinion/make-patent-trolls-pay-in-court.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Produce a Person :: When it comes to moral concerns and vocational choice, proceed with caution in thinking in purely utilitarian terms.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/04/opinion/brooks-the-way-to-produce-a-person.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Power to the Preschoolers :: President Obama may have a great plan to get every kid in America in preschool, but nothing is going to happen without an enormous groundswell of public demand.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/collins-power-to-the-preschoolers.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Way to Run College Sports :: The business of big-time athletic programs should be handled by business executives. College presidents should be allowed to focus on academics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/06/opinion/nocera-the-way-to-run-college-sports.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Gift of Siblings :: For those of us who have them, they color our characters and shade our lives as much as anything or anyone else.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/26/opinion/sunday/bruni-the-gift-of-siblings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

06-Jun-2013 17:50

'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

Reviving China's 'ghost towns' :: Build it and they will come. That appears to have been the strategy for urban development in China over the last decade, during what has arguably been the largest and fastest urbanization of a society in modern history.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/27/world/asia/china-urbanization-house-prices/index.html?eref�ition

The 'unthinkable' grief of Oscar Pistorius :: The South African track star is a heartbroken man who has to live with the fact that he killed the love of his life, his uncle tells CNN in an exclusive interview.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-uncle-interview/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: China factory fire :: Fire at poultry processing plant in China
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-22751265#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: California wildfires :: Firefighters in the US state of California
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-22761853#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

Unearthing the 'world's oldest child' :: It was another December afternoon back in 2000, spent like hundreds of others combing the rocky hills of the Dikika region, when Ethiopian scientist Zeray Alemseged heard one of his assistants nearby calling him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/zeray-alemseged-selam-ethiopia/index.html?eref�ition

First same-sex wedding in France :: The French city of Montpellier witnessed history Wednesday when its mayor officiated the nation's first same-sex wedding in front of hundreds of guests.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-wedding/index.html?eref�ition

French gay couple: Why we tied the knot :: The two men who became France's first same-sex married couple this week tell CNN open their hearts about what made them want to tie the knot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/29/world/europe/france-same-sex-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Meet Fuji, the 3-year-old photographer :: Most kids his age are more concerned with their toys than a career, but "Fuji" has already embarked on his mission to become a photographer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/three-year-old-child-photographer/index.html?eref�ition

Brazil's middle class booms, but will it bust? :: With the World Cup in 2014 and huge oil reserves boosting the economy, Brazil could be excused for looking at the world through rose-tinted glasses.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/30/business/brazil-middle-class-boom/index.html?eref�ition

'Bloody photos of scene' leaked :: Photographs purportedly showing the blood-spattered bathroom where Olympian Oscar Pistorius fatally shot girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp have emerged, apparently showing the scene of the killing for the first time.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/31/world/africa/oscar-pistorius-photos/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are holding a debate on pollinators and pesticides.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

VIDEO: Inside Qusair as Syrian army returns :: Syrian government forces have taken full control of the strategic town of Qusair, state TV and the rebels say
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22790406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama picks loyalist Susan Rice as national security adviser :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XpHY6sMedq8/story01.htm

Michael Jackson's teen daughter attempts suicide -mother :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LVpTYQiHLQk/story01.htm

Syrian rebels lose strategic town in boost for Assad :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/pWEX8zlwNBU/story01.htm

U.S. soldier in WikiLeaks case boasted of hacking passwords: witness :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8JumPsMM3no/story01.htm

US to start dialogue with Venezuela :: The US is to start a dialogue with Venezuela aimed at restoring their respective ambassadors, amid news that an American filmmaker has been freed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-22785320#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Nutrition 'must be global priority' :: Malnutrition is responsible for nearly half of all global deaths in children under five, according to new analysis.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22779656#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Survey: Indian service sector brightens BRIC trends :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/32PjB5ZLndA/story01.htm

VIDEO: Giant X-ray fights cigarette smugglers :: Angus Crawford visits a checkpoint in eastern Europe to see how they are trying to prevent cheap cigarettes being smuggled into the EU.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-22785247#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No solace for Syrian refugees :: Refugees who made the difficult journey to Lebanon hasn't brought them safety. They live in fear as tensions escalate in a key town there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/ad-syrian-army-controls.cnn.html?eref�ition

The unsung heroine behind the decoding of a mystery language :: When a British architect finally cracked Linear B in the 1950s, he was hailed as a genius - but he may never have succeeded had it not been for a woman on the other side of the Atlantic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22782620#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Farrow: Don't let Syria's children die :: As most of us are agonizingly aware, Syria's bloody conflict has entered a third year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/opinion/farrow-syria-conflict/index.html?eref�ition

Family mourns slain protester :: CNN's Ben Wedeman reports on the protester killed in Turkey and talks to his family.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/pkg-wedeman-turkey-dead-protester.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wall Street drops as fears of less Fed stimulus mount :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cYIoFGexnus/story01.htm

One dead in Philadelphia building collapse, others pulled from rubble :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ud0auSNgwnY/story01.htm

Pakistan's Sharif back in power :: As political comebacks go, Nawaz Sharif's is among the more remarkable.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/05/world/asia/pakistan-politics/index.html?eref�ition

Streets turn into rivers in Germany :: CNN's Matthew Chance floats down a street in Meissen, Germany, and reports on the record flooding there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/05/lkl-chance-germany-boat-flooding.cnn.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

About New York: Discovered at 64, a Brooklyn Artist Takes His Place :: After three decades of making art for himself, Rafael Leonardo Black sold 10 works at prices ranging from $16,000 to $28,000.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/05/nyregion/discovered-at-64-a-brooklyn-artist-takes-his-place.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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

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

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

Mau Mau: Britain 'sincerely regrets' colonial-era abuses - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/kenya/10103949/Mau-Mau-Britain-sincerely-regrets-colonial-era-abuses.html

Labour says it will keep taking tax efficient donations because it has done ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10103868/Labour-says-it-will-keep-taking-tax-efficient-donations-because-it-has-done-nothing-wrong.html

Obama Defends Phone-Record Tracking as 'Critical Tool' - ウォール・ストリート・ジャーナル日本版 :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324299104578529112289298922.html

Paris Jackson's Life in Spotlight Now Questioned - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/video/paris-jacksons-life-spotlight-now-questioned-19338110

Sketch: When welfare isn't welfare - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/10103858/Sketch-When-welfare-isnt-welfare.html

Record Powerball Winner Is Woman, 84 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2ce496d9/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cpowerball0Erecord0Ewinner0E840Eyear0Ewoman0Egloria0Emackenzie0Cstory0Did0F19331310A/story01.htm

10 Things You Didn't Know About Apple and Its Employees :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2ceda5dc/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Einteresting0Efacts0Eapples0Ereport0Eheadquarters0Cstory0Did0F19330A0A88/story01.htm

Sony Vaio Pro 13 review - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/laptop-reviews/10102981/Sony-Vaio-Pro-13-review.html

$590 Million Powerball Jackpot Claimed :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2ce3c2d6/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0C590A0Emillion0Epowerball0Ejackpot0Eclaimed0Efla0E193310A93/story01.htm

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

The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated) :: The Upside Of Being An Introvert (And Why Extroverts Are Overrated)
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2105432,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

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


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