Monday, June 24, 2013

24-Jun-2013 22:59

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

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

Cuba corruption case Britons freed :: Two British businessmen who faced corruption charges in Cuba have been released, the British Embassy says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23000845#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

U.S. lawmakers blast Russia :: The fragile U.S.-Russia relationship -- already frayed by disagreements over Syria, Iran and nuclear arms -- showed another sign of strain Sunday, as American lawmakers blasted the U.S. ally for allowing NSA leaker Edward Snowden to land in Moscow while evading U.S. espionage charges.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/politics/nsa-leaks-us-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why HK let Snowden go :: CNN's Nic Robertson explains how NSA leaker Edward Snowden was allowed to board a plane to Moscow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/23/robertson-snowden-flees-hong-kong.cnn.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RPT-UPDATE 1-Investors poured $4.8 bln into stock funds ahead of Fed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-iitjwC5cjw/story01.htm

Daughter: 'I believe he is at peace' :: The eyes of the world are upon Nelson Mandela, the ailing former South African president and vanguard of human rights who was reported in critical condition Sunday evening. But for daughter Makaziwe Mandela, this is not a global event but a deeply personal and precious time for a daughter with her beloved father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/africa/makaziwe-mandela-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Taking a fresh look at LS Lowry :: Is LS Lowry 'too regional' for the art world's elite?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22987458#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Erdogan defends riot police tactics in Turkey protests :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bHhRDz3sTrg/story01.htm

India hold nerve to extend England's 50-over misery :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3Hgkmy9vJ60/story01.htm

Dhoni's challenge to players sparked India victory :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/iltej3wgP38/story01.htm

24-Jun-2013 22:59 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

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

NHS watchdog failed to supply six years of emails about baby deaths - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10139873/NHS-watchdog-failed-to-supply-six-years-of-emails-about-baby-deaths.html

Qatar: Influential Emir To Hand Over Power - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1107701/qatar-influential-emir-to-hand-over-power

Family gathers, fear grow for 'critical' Mandela - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/News-Feed/MandelaNelson/Family-gathers-fear-grow-for-critical-Mandela/Article1-1081861.aspx

Met head Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe 'shocked' by allegations of smear campaign ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/met-head-sir-bernard-hoganhowe-shocked-by-allegations-of-smear-campaign-against-lawrence-family-8672102.html

Kanye West: 'It's true love with Kim Kardashian' - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D106719

Zimmerman Jury Hears 911 Tapes at Start of Trial :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2db9cf46/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cgeorge0Ezimmerman0Ejury0Ehears0Ekey0E9110Etapes0Estart0Cstory0Did0F19470A272/story01.htm

Which?: iPhone 5 is 'slowest smartphone' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/apple/10138924/Which-iPhone-5-is-slowest-smartphone.html

Plea Set for Accused Cannibal :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2db64266/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cplea0Eset0Emd0Eman0Eaccused0Ecannibalism0E19470A510A/story01.htm

Vodafone agrees $10 billion Kabel Deutschland deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Rnt-0wk3e24/story01.htm

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


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24-Jun-2013 21:58

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

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

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

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson :: Michael Jackson died while preparing to set a world record for the most successful concert run ever, but he unknowingly set another record that led to his death.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

U.S. lawmakers blast Russia :: The fragile U.S.-Russia relationship -- already frayed by disagreements over Syria, Iran and nuclear arms -- showed another sign of strain Sunday, as American lawmakers blasted the U.S. ally for allowing NSA leaker Edward Snowden to land in Moscow while evading U.S. espionage charges.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/politics/nsa-leaks-us-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why HK let Snowden go :: CNN's Nic Robertson explains how NSA leaker Edward Snowden was allowed to board a plane to Moscow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/23/robertson-snowden-flees-hong-kong.cnn.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RPT-UPDATE 1-Investors poured $4.8 bln into stock funds ahead of Fed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-iitjwC5cjw/story01.htm

Daughter: 'I believe he is at peace' :: The eyes of the world are upon Nelson Mandela, the ailing former South African president and vanguard of human rights who was reported in critical condition Sunday evening. But for daughter Makaziwe Mandela, this is not a global event but a deeply personal and precious time for a daughter with her beloved father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/africa/makaziwe-mandela-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Taking a fresh look at LS Lowry :: Is LS Lowry 'too regional' for the art world's elite?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22987458#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Erdogan defends riot police tactics in Turkey protests :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bHhRDz3sTrg/story01.htm

India hold nerve to extend England's 50-over misery :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3Hgkmy9vJ60/story01.htm

24-Jun-2013 21:58 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Obama Campaign's Digital Masterminds Cash In :: How the precision targeting of "persuadable" voters that put President Obama over the top in 2012 could revolutionize the advertising industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/magazine/the-obama-campaigns-digital-masterminds-cash-in.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Louisville Clinic Races to Adapt to the Health Care Overhaul :: To follow how the health care overhaul is playing out, The Times will look periodically at its impact in Louisville, Ky., a city that embodies the triumphs and the shortcomings of the medical system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/us/a-louisville-clinic-races-to-adapt-to-the-health-care-overhaul.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Where Did Our 'Inalienable Rights' Go? :: Too many Americans have accepted the government's vague assurances that the huge data-gathering efforts are benign.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/opinion/sunday/where-did-our-inalienable-rights-go.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

On the North Fork, the Un-Hamptons :: It's an underdog and wallflower compared to its overhyped neighbor to the south, but alluring for its own vistas and virtues.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/realestate/on-the-north-fork-the-un-hamptons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Brother arrested over French Alps murders - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/world/brother-arrested-over-french-alps-murders-20130624-2osws.html

Paula Deen Dropped by SmithField Foods In Wake of N-Word Controversy - E! Online :: http://www.eonline.com/news/433065/paula-deen-dropped-by-smithfield-foods-in-wake-of-n-word-controversy?cmpid%3Drss-000000-rssfeed-365-topstories%26utm_source%3Deonline%26utm_medium%3Drssfeeds%26utm_campaign%3Drss_topstories

Police inquiry into health watchdog 'cover-up' - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/police-inquiry-into-health-watchdog-coverup-8672060.html

U.S. presses Russia as mystery over Snowden deepens :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BsQDcJvN_24/story01.htm

South Africans resigned over 'critical' Mandela :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gfQ1XF8uXPU/story01.htm

Controversial T-shirt destroys business :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/M5u9KVWJlFw/index.html

UPDATE 1-White House expects Russian government to look at options to expel Snowden :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wj9IrRB1GXg/story01.htm

In Debate Over Military Sexual Assault, Men Are Overlooked Victims :: In its latest report on sexual assault, the Pentagon estimated that 53 percent involved attacks on men, mostly by other men.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/us/in-debate-over-military-sexual-assault-men-are-overlooked-victims.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

N.S.A. Leak Puts Focus on System Administrators :: From government agencies to corporate America, there is a renewed emphasis on thwarting the rogue I.T. employee.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/technology/nsa-leak-puts-focus-on-system-administrators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Snowden, in Russia, Seeks Asylum in Ecuador :: Edward J. Snowden arrived in Moscow on Sunday as American officials pressed Russia to turn him over and warned countries in Latin America not to harbor him or allow him passage.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/world/asia/nsa-leaker-leaves-hong-kong-local-officials-say.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE - CHINA: Youths charged over Bordeaux attack on Chinese students :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20130617-youths-charged-over-bordeaux-attack-chinese-students

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


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24-Jun-2013 20:57

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

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

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

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson :: Michael Jackson died while preparing to set a world record for the most successful concert run ever, but he unknowingly set another record that led to his death.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunmen storm hotel, kill foreigners :: Gunmen burst into a hotel in northern Pakistan early Sunday, killing 10 foreigners, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/pakistan-gunmen-foreigners/index.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RPT-UPDATE 1-Investors poured $4.8 bln into stock funds ahead of Fed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-iitjwC5cjw/story01.htm

Daughter: 'I believe he is at peace' :: The eyes of the world are upon Nelson Mandela, the ailing former South African president and vanguard of human rights who was reported in critical condition Sunday evening. But for daughter Makaziwe Mandela, this is not a global event but a deeply personal and precious time for a daughter with her beloved father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/africa/makaziwe-mandela-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Taking a fresh look at LS Lowry :: Is LS Lowry 'too regional' for the art world's elite?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22987458#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Erdogan defends riot police tactics in Turkey protests :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bHhRDz3sTrg/story01.htm

Mukesh Ambani bets on 4G broadband, but risks abound :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/4bDgAwKDhVg/story01.htm

India hold nerve to extend England's 50-over misery :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3Hgkmy9vJ60/story01.htm

24-Jun-2013 20:57 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Zimmerman Jury Hears 911 Tapes at Start of Trial :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2db9cf46/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cgeorge0Ezimmerman0Ejury0Ehears0Ekey0E9110Etapes0Estart0Cstory0Did0F19470A272/story01.htm

Crash father arrested on suspicion of murdering daughter - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10139882/Crash-father-arrested-on-suspicion-of-murdering-daughter.html

Plea Set for Accused Cannibal :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2db64266/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cplea0Eset0Emd0Eman0Eaccused0Ecannibalism0E19470A510A/story01.htm

Vodafone agrees $10 billion Kabel Deutschland deal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Rnt-0wk3e24/story01.htm

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


10

24-Jun-2013 19:56

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

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

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

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson :: Michael Jackson died while preparing to set a world record for the most successful concert run ever, but he unknowingly set another record that led to his death.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunmen storm hotel, kill foreigners :: Gunmen burst into a hotel in northern Pakistan early Sunday, killing 10 foreigners, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/pakistan-gunmen-foreigners/index.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RPT-UPDATE 1-Investors poured $4.8 bln into stock funds ahead of Fed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/-iitjwC5cjw/story01.htm

Daughter: 'I believe he is at peace' :: The eyes of the world are upon Nelson Mandela, the ailing former South African president and vanguard of human rights who was reported in critical condition Sunday evening. But for daughter Makaziwe Mandela, this is not a global event but a deeply personal and precious time for a daughter with her beloved father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/africa/makaziwe-mandela-interview/index.html?eref�ition

Taking a fresh look at LS Lowry :: Is LS Lowry 'too regional' for the art world's elite?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-22987458#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Erdogan defends riot police tactics in Turkey protests :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bHhRDz3sTrg/story01.htm

Mukesh Ambani bets on 4G broadband, but risks abound :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/4bDgAwKDhVg/story01.htm

India hold nerve to extend England's 50-over misery :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3Hgkmy9vJ60/story01.htm

24-Jun-2013 19:56 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Obama Campaign's Digital Masterminds Cash In :: How the precision targeting of "persuadable" voters that put President Obama over the top in 2012 could revolutionize the advertising industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/magazine/the-obama-campaigns-digital-masterminds-cash-in.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Louisville Clinic Races to Adapt to the Health Care Overhaul :: To follow how the health care overhaul is playing out, The Times will look periodically at its impact in Louisville, Ky., a city that embodies the triumphs and the shortcomings of the medical system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/us/a-louisville-clinic-races-to-adapt-to-the-health-care-overhaul.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Where Did Our 'Inalienable Rights' Go? :: Too many Americans have accepted the government's vague assurances that the huge data-gathering efforts are benign.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/opinion/sunday/where-did-our-inalienable-rights-go.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

On the North Fork, the Un-Hamptons :: It's an underdog and wallflower compared to its overhyped neighbor to the south, but alluring for its own vistas and virtues.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/realestate/on-the-north-fork-the-un-hamptons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

US-China relations at risk over Snowden - Financial Times :: http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/3861666e-dcbc-11e2-b52b-00144feab7de.html

Court Sentences Former Italian PM To 7-Years Imprisonment Over Sex Charges - CHANNELS :: http://www.channelstv.com/home/2013/06/24/court-sentences-former-italian-pm-to-7-years-imprisonment-over-sex-charges/

UK man arrested over French Alps murders - Ninemsn :: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/world/2013/06/25/03/33/uk-man-arrested-over-french-alps-murders

South Africans resigned over 'critical' Mandela :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gfQ1XF8uXPU/story01.htm

Police arrest 11-year-old Rebecca Thompson's father over her murder in ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/police-arrest-11yearold-rebecca-thompsons-father-over-her-murder-in-hertfordhire-8671503.html

Controversial T-shirt destroys business :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/M5u9KVWJlFw/index.html

China stocks crater as banks warned over credit :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/b9QBhEYOWGo/index.html

UPDATE 1-White House expects Russian government to look at options to expel Snowden :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wj9IrRB1GXg/story01.htm

In Debate Over Military Sexual Assault, Men Are Overlooked Victims :: In its latest report on sexual assault, the Pentagon estimated that 53 percent involved attacks on men, mostly by other men.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/us/in-debate-over-military-sexual-assault-men-are-overlooked-victims.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

N.S.A. Leak Puts Focus on System Administrators :: From government agencies to corporate America, there is a renewed emphasis on thwarting the rogue I.T. employee.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/technology/nsa-leak-puts-focus-on-system-administrators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Snowden, in Russia, Seeks Asylum in Ecuador :: Edward J. Snowden arrived in Moscow on Sunday as American officials pressed Russia to turn him over and warned countries in Latin America not to harbor him or allow him passage.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/world/asia/nsa-leaker-leaves-hong-kong-local-officials-say.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE - CHINA: Youths charged over Bordeaux attack on Chinese students :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20130617-youths-charged-over-bordeaux-attack-chinese-students

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


over

24-Jun-2013 18:55

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

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

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

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson :: Michael Jackson died while preparing to set a world record for the most successful concert run ever, but he unknowingly set another record that led to his death.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: 'I'm sure my kids never would do this' :: The mother of the two brothers suspected of the bomb attack on the Boston marathon has told the BBC she is sure her sons would never have done it.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-23005917#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Baseball player becomes opera star :: Rising opera star Clayton Mathews reflects on his journey from baseball hopeful to bass-baritone performing a Gershwin opera at Harlem's Cotton Club.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22997397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

Brazil protests on smaller scale :: Protests resume in several cities across Brazil, but on a smaller scale than in the past few days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23025489#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. lawmakers blast Russia :: The fragile U.S.-Russia relationship -- already frayed by disagreements over Syria, Iran and nuclear arms -- showed another sign of strain Sunday, as American lawmakers blasted the U.S. ally for allowing NSA leaker Edward Snowden to land in Moscow while evading U.S. espionage charges.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/politics/nsa-leaks-us-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunmen storm hotel, kill foreigners :: Gunmen burst into a hotel in northern Pakistan early Sunday, killing 10 foreigners, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/pakistan-gunmen-foreigners/index.html?eref�ition

Why HK let Snowden go :: CNN's Nic Robertson explains how NSA leaker Edward Snowden was allowed to board a plane to Moscow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/23/robertson-snowden-flees-hong-kong.cnn.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Malaysia declares smog emergency :: Close to a hundred forest fires are still burning on the Indonesian Island of Sumatra, according to the authorities there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-23025827#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Jun-2013 18:55 over

Pap Tests: Another Revision of Recommendations :: Days after a government task force rolled back its mammography screening recommendations, another influential group issued revised guidelines on Pap tests for young women
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1942044,00.html?xid=rss-mostpopular

The Obama Campaign's Digital Masterminds Cash In :: How the precision targeting of "persuadable" voters that put President Obama over the top in 2012 could revolutionize the advertising industry.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/magazine/the-obama-campaigns-digital-masterminds-cash-in.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Louisville Clinic Races to Adapt to the Health Care Overhaul :: To follow how the health care overhaul is playing out, The Times will look periodically at its impact in Louisville, Ky., a city that embodies the triumphs and the shortcomings of the medical system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/us/a-louisville-clinic-races-to-adapt-to-the-health-care-overhaul.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Where Did Our 'Inalienable Rights' Go? :: Too many Americans have accepted the government's vague assurances that the huge data-gathering efforts are benign.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/23/opinion/sunday/where-did-our-inalienable-rights-go.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Walking over the Grand Canyon - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/06/24/life-idUSRTX10ZBA

White House: Hong Kong had 'plenty of time' to stop Snowden – live coverage - The Guardian :: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/jun/24/edward-snowden-booked-on-plane-from-moscow-to-havana-live-coverage

Clash over Trayvon shooter's motive - Independent Online :: http://www.iol.co.za/news/world/clash-over-trayvon-shooter-s-motive-1.1536829

Wallenda walks tightrope high over Ariz. gorge - Kansas City Star :: http://www.kansascity.com/2013/06/24/4310194/wallenda-walks-tightrope-high.html

Police arrest 11-year-old Rebecca Thompson's father over her murder in ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/police-arrest-11yearold-rebecca-thompsons-father-over-her-murder-in-hertfordhire-8671503.html

Man arrested over British family murder in French Alps - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/06/24/uk-france-britain-shooting-idUKBRE95N0F720130624

South Africans resigned over 'critical' Mandela :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gfQ1XF8uXPU/story01.htm

Controversial T-shirt destroys business :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/M5u9KVWJlFw/index.html

China stocks crater as banks warned over credit :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/b9QBhEYOWGo/index.html

UPDATE 1-White House expects Russian government to look at options to expel Snowden :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wj9IrRB1GXg/story01.htm

In Debate Over Military Sexual Assault, Men Are Overlooked Victims :: In its latest report on sexual assault, the Pentagon estimated that 53 percent involved attacks on men, mostly by other men.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/us/in-debate-over-military-sexual-assault-men-are-overlooked-victims.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Snowden, in Russia, Seeks Asylum in Ecuador :: Edward J. Snowden arrived in Moscow on Sunday as American officials pressed Russia to turn him over and warned countries in Latin America not to harbor him or allow him passage.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/06/24/world/asia/nsa-leaker-leaves-hong-kong-local-officials-say.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE - CHINA: Youths charged over Bordeaux attack on Chinese students :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20130617-youths-charged-over-bordeaux-attack-chinese-students

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


over

24-Jun-2013 17:54

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

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

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

You have more time than you think :: As we mark the summer solstice and the days start to get shorter, don't feel trapped by time, write Elizabeth Dunn and Michael Norton
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/opinion/dunn-norton-time-famine/index.html?eref�ition

Football-mad nation that had it all? :: For many middle class protesters, bus fares are no major concern, writes Rogério Simões, a Brazilian journalist. So why have protests gained traction at a time when Brazil is supposed to be celebrating?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/world/americas/opinion-brazil-simoes/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson :: Michael Jackson died while preparing to set a world record for the most successful concert run ever, but he unknowingly set another record that led to his death.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/showbiz/jackson-death-trial/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Yoko Ono's Meltdown :: Annual event of music and the visual arts
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-22936846#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Solstice and the lack of symbolism in Britain :: Tom Shakespeare argues that Britain needs more symbolic and traditional festivals to mark the passage of seasons in the calendar year.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23000963#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Before and after: Singapore's smog ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/21/world/asia/singapore-fog-slider/index.html?eref�ition

Can football change lives in Russia? :: Football can inspire the passion to change the world, so can Russia use the World Cup to its advantage?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/20/business/russia-football-world-cup/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Xi: 'New model' in relations :: Even after months of tensions over alleged cyberattacks, the leaders of China and the United States struck positive tones in a two-day summit that ended Saturday in the sweltering heat of the California desert as both talked of forging a "new model" for their relations going forward.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/07/politics/us-china-summit-cyber-spying/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists warn against complacency on deadly H7N9 bird flu :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3Xd4EZQHpJM/story01.htm

Photos: Life of Nelson Mandela ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/28/africa/gallery/nelson-mandela/index.html?eref�ition

The shoeshiner turned global boss :: From shoeshine boy to global chief executive
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-22958742#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why are the French feeling so gloomy? :: Are the French really the most gloomy people in Europe?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22985889#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: 'I'm sure my kids never would do this' :: The mother of the two brothers suspected of the bomb attack on the Boston marathon has told the BBC she is sure her sons would never have done it.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-23005917#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Antidepressants 'risk to babies' :: The risk posed by some popular antidepressants in early pregnancy is not worth taking for women with mild to moderate depression, a health expert tells Panorama.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23005367#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Foreign students 'feel less welcome' :: More than half of overseas students in the UK say they have felt "less welcome" because of policies to cut migration, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23003987#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dagestan: No country for young men :: The Tsarnaev brothers and the lure of radicalism
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23004244#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Baseball player becomes opera star :: Rising opera star Clayton Mathews reflects on his journey from baseball hopeful to bass-baritone performing a Gershwin opera at Harlem's Cotton Club.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22997397#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. warns countries against Snowden travel :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qoVD_EObLkE/story01.htm

Brazil protests on smaller scale :: Protests resume in several cities across Brazil, but on a smaller scale than in the past few days.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23025489#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. lawmakers blast Russia :: The fragile U.S.-Russia relationship -- already frayed by disagreements over Syria, Iran and nuclear arms -- showed another sign of strain Sunday, as American lawmakers blasted the U.S. ally for allowing NSA leaker Edward Snowden to land in Moscow while evading U.S. espionage charges.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/politics/nsa-leaks-us-reaction/index.html?eref�ition

Up to 1,000 feared dead in India floods :: Thousands of people are trapped after floods and landslides ravage the Himalayan region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/india-floods/index.html?eref�ition

Sir John Tavener: 'Sudden death at any time' :: How a brush with death changed composer Sir John Tavener
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23002936#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunmen storm hotel, kill foreigners :: Gunmen burst into a hotel in northern Pakistan early Sunday, killing 10 foreigners, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/06/23/world/asia/pakistan-gunmen-foreigners/index.html?eref�ition

Why HK let Snowden go :: CNN's Nic Robertson explains how NSA leaker Edward Snowden was allowed to board a plane to Moscow.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/06/23/robertson-snowden-flees-hong-kong.cnn.html?eref�ition

What is it like to be sectioned? :: How being sectioned helped Beth battle her mental health demons
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-22984708#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa