Saturday, June 22, 2013

22-Jun-2013 23:12

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen ecstatic at Royal Ascot win :: Queen Elizabeth laughs and claps as her horse, Estimate wins the Royal Ascot Gold Cup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/21/winning-post-queen-reacts-ascot-win.cnn.html?eref�ition

22-Jun-2013 23:12 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Lawsuit and the N.C.A.A. :: College athletes are definitely going to be paid for the work they produce. The only question is when.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/nocera-the-lawsuit-and-the-ncaa.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Border Surge Meets Bluster Surge :: The twisted logic of the immigration gate-closers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/blow-border-surge-meets-bluster-surge.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Brazil's Vinegar Uprising :: Humor is a powerful weapon in the march toward full democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/brazils-vinegar-uprising.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: At Long Last, Stocks Get a Jolt :: Investors felt a sharp pain this week. It may be the first sign of a return to market health.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/at-long-last-stocks-get-a-jolt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Humanist Vocation :: A new report assessing the state of the humanities reinforces the sense that people no longer feel the intrinsic value of reading important books of the ages.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/brooks-the-humanist-vocation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Profits Without Production :: So what's really different about American economy in the 21st century?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/krugman-profits-without-production.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Abortion, at 23 Weeks :: Second-trimester abortions must remain legal because critical information about fetal health is often not available before then.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/my-abortion-at-23-weeks.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

22-Jun-2013 22:11

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen ecstatic at Royal Ascot win :: Queen Elizabeth laughs and claps as her horse, Estimate wins the Royal Ascot Gold Cup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/21/winning-post-queen-reacts-ascot-win.cnn.html?eref�ition

22-Jun-2013 22:11 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

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

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

Speaking out cost NHS whistleblower his job - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10137029/Speaking-out-cost-NHS-whistleblower-his-job.html

Girl, 6, Struggling After Transplant :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da4a7c1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cgirl0Estruggling0Eheart0Etransplant0Ecardiac0Earrest0Cstory0Did0F1945110A7/story01.htm

Snowden to Face Espionage Charges :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da285f7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CPolitics0Cus0Echarge0Ensa0Eleaker0Eedward0Esnowden0Eespionage0Cstory0Did0F194610A65/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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

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

Ex-Enron CEO Skilling has 10 years lopped off sentence :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/xXgQeGfz4fY/index.html


10

22-Jun-2013 21:10

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen ecstatic at Royal Ascot win :: Queen Elizabeth laughs and claps as her horse, Estimate wins the Royal Ascot Gold Cup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/06/21/winning-post-queen-reacts-ascot-win.cnn.html?eref�ition

22-Jun-2013 21:10 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Leah McFall to be crowned the winner of The Voice - according to YOU - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/voice-2013-leah-mcfall-crowned-1981025

Girl, 6, Struggling After Transplant :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da4a7c1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cgirl0Estruggling0Eheart0Etransplant0Ecardiac0Earrest0Cstory0Did0F1945110A7/story01.htm

Snowden to Face Espionage Charges :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da285f7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CPolitics0Cus0Echarge0Ensa0Eleaker0Eedward0Esnowden0Eespionage0Cstory0Did0F194610A65/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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

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

Ex-Enron CEO Skilling has 10 years lopped off sentence :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/xXgQeGfz4fY/index.html

Mormon Mom Fighting for Gay Son :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2d9ab27d/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmormon0Emom0Efought0Eprop0Efights0Egay0Eson0Cstory0Did0F194510A81/story01.htm


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22-Jun-2013 20:09

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Clash to receive honorary award :: Punk idols The Clash are to be given an honorary award for their contribution to the music industry at the Silver Clef Awards next week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23001619#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

22-Jun-2013 20:09 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: The Lawsuit and the N.C.A.A. :: College athletes are definitely going to be paid for the work they produce. The only question is when.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/nocera-the-lawsuit-and-the-ncaa.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Border Surge Meets Bluster Surge :: The twisted logic of the immigration gate-closers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/blow-border-surge-meets-bluster-surge.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Brazil's Vinegar Uprising :: Humor is a powerful weapon in the march toward full democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/22/opinion/brazils-vinegar-uprising.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Humanist Vocation :: A new report assessing the state of the humanities reinforces the sense that people no longer feel the intrinsic value of reading important books of the ages.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/brooks-the-humanist-vocation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Profits Without Production :: So what's really different about American economy in the 21st century?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/krugman-profits-without-production.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Abortion, at 23 Weeks :: Second-trimester abortions must remain legal because critical information about fetal health is often not available before then.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/21/opinion/my-abortion-at-23-weeks.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: From Tony Soprano to Chris Christie :: Like the governor, James Gandolfini spoke to his home state through the magnetic torment of his persona.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/20/opinion/from-tony-soprano-to-chris-christie.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

22-Jun-2013 19:08

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Clash to receive honorary award :: Punk idols The Clash are to be given an honorary award for their contribution to the music industry at the Silver Clef Awards next week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23001619#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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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

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

Ben Bernanke's power over your money :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/a5_TQJMfn10/index.html

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

Facebook admits year-long data breach exposed 6 million users - Tehran Times :: http://tehrantimes.com/world/108716-facebook-admits-year-long-data-breach-exposed-6-million-users

World War Z - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/film/filmreviews/10136284/World-War-Z.html

Teen girl: Jeremy Forrest tried to groom me as well - The Sun :: http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/4979810/teen-girl-jeremy-forrest-wanted-me-as-well.html

Girl, 6, Struggling After Transplant :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da4a7c1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cgirl0Estruggling0Eheart0Etransplant0Ecardiac0Earrest0Cstory0Did0F1945110A7/story01.htm

Snowden to Face Espionage Charges :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2da285f7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CPolitics0Cus0Echarge0Ensa0Eleaker0Eedward0Esnowden0Eespionage0Cstory0Did0F194610A65/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

Charlie Munger's 18 Biases That Cause You to Fool Yourself and Make Bad ... - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/06/10/charlie-mungers-18-biases-that-cause-you-to-fool-y.aspx

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

Ex-Enron CEO Skilling has 10 years lopped off sentence :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/xXgQeGfz4fY/index.html

Mormon Mom Fighting for Gay Son :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2d9ab27d/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmormon0Emom0Efought0Eprop0Efights0Egay0Eson0Cstory0Did0F194510A81/story01.htm


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22-Jun-2013 18:07

'Big fall' in excess diabetes deaths :: The extra risk of dying for people with diabetes has fallen sharply since the mid-1990s, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22995158#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ancient temple inspire phones :: The Toji Pagoda in Kyoto may look like an 1,200-year-old relic but it has also played its part in developing some of the most advanced smartphone technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/tech/mci-3d-motion-sensor/index.html?eref�ition

Afghan peace bid on hold over Kabul-Taliban protocol row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E5xrNYvnXJA/story01.htm

Adventures of archaeologists :: Close your eyes and imagine this. An excavation is taking place on Mount Carmel, fabled site of the Prophet Elijah's burning alter, and archaeologists are digging deep to uncover the roots of humanity in the region. And every person on the dig is a woman. This isn't fiction, this is the history of real-life female archeologists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/trowelblazers-in-search-of-indiana-jones/index.html?eref�ition

10 things festivals have given us :: Flowery tents, the onesies and gin in a bag, what else has the music festival given us?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22886728#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Archaeologists discover lost Maya city in Mexican jungle :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/6oHLmScTRhs/story01.htm

Snowden: What next? :: A narrow window of time is closing quickly for Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor who has infuriated the U.S. government by leaking details of surveillance programs after fleeing the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/snowden-scenarios-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Saving China's finless porpoise :: Professor Kou Zhangbing conducts a health check. He tenderly calls the patient over with a tap of his hand, checks tongue and teeth for injuries, eyes for mood, and skin for scratches. As a treat, he hands out a salted fish.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-finless-porpoise/index.html?eref�ition

Astronaut gives space lesson :: In a further sign that China is edging ahead as the world's dominant space power, Wang Yaping -- the second Chinese woman in space -- gave a physics lesson to school children from zero gravity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/asia/china-space-lessons/index.html?eref�ition

Beijing's microbrewery boom :: Beijing duck, steamed dumplings or a glass of green tea: these are the culinary offerings most associated with China. But beer?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/china-microbrew/index.html?eref�ition

How to create a 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Brilliant James leads Miami to NBA title :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1kZTjb6R73Q/story01.htm

China: credit crunch or worse? :: Is the Chinese economy heading for a fall?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23000323#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 15-21 June 2013 :: Photos from around the world this week
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22989119#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Singapore in haze over record pollution :: Vulnerable Singaporeans warned to stay indoors, as smoke from Indonesian forest fires pushes pollution to highest ever recorded levels on Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-smoke-haze/index.html?eref�ition

Photos: Protests in Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/americas/gallery/brazil-tax-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Beckham sparks stampede in China :: An appearance by former soccer star David Beckham caused a stampede in China. Take a look.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/06/20/intl-beckham-appaearance-causes-stampede.cnn.html?eref�ition

Test your knowledge ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/13/world/summer-solstice-quiz-customs/index.html?eref�ition

Plants 'seen doing quantum physics' :: Researchers pin down the contentious notion that ideas from the strange world of quantum mechanics underpin plants' skill at harvesting sunlight.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22996054#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Clash to receive honorary award :: Punk idols The Clash are to be given an honorary award for their contribution to the music industry at the Silver Clef Awards next week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23001619#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Are you ready for a robot boss? :: Over the next few years, offices will start to have robots roaming around on wheels, controlled by managers sitting halfway around the world, with their faces appearing on a video screen.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/19/business/telepresence-office-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Wozniak: I support Snowden :: Piers Morgan talks with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the NSA leak and the future of computers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/06/21/pmt-sot-steve-wozniak-nsa-and-technology.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gold heads for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CrGr1xQpTtM/story01.htm

7 strange, wacky ways to celebrate solstice :: Skinny dipping, arson and Sloppy Joes -- here are some of the unusual ways you celebrate summer.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/strange-silly-summer-traditions/index.html?eref�ition

Wife tosses 'mistress' off cliff :: Security cameras in Peru show a woman allegedly confronting her husband's mistress before tossing her off a cliff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/20/atw-peru-woman-throws-mistress-off-cliff.cnn.html?eref�ition

U.S. doing enough on child soldiers? :: Syria is just one country where the use of children in conflict has become chronic, writes World Vision's policy adviser Jesse Eaves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/child-soldiers-eaves/index.html?eref�ition

How to create 'global classroom' :: Around the world, and in developing nations especially, there is an overwhelming demand for higher education.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/business/opinion-koller-education-petersburg-forum/index.html?eref�ition

Protesters: How will Cup benefit us? :: At 11 pm, the tired and the injured gathered in Belo Horizonte for one last expression of discontent.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/18/world/americas/brazil-protests-montague/index.html?eref�ition

NBA finals :: Led by LeBron James, who scored 37 points, the Miami Heat defended its NBA title by defeating the San Antonio Spurs 95-88 in Game 7 of the finals at Miami on Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/us/sports-nba-finals/index.html?eref�ition

How often do abusive teacher-pupil relationships occur? :: Teacher Jeremy Forrest has been found guilty of abducting a schoolgirl and taking her to France. But how often do abusive relationships occur?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22989030#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa