Sunday, July 28, 2013

28-Jul-2013 23:24

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Social workers voice grooming fears :: Many social workers lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with online grooming and sexual abuse of children, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23471982#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK 'complacent' over Arctic drilling :: The UK is "complacently standing by" as companies take "needless risks" by drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic, a group of MPs says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23474431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock legend Mick Jagger turns 70 :: The rock star, fashion icon and Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th birthday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Sprinter Gay's B sample positive, fails another test - USADA :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xrpwWzY-3Fw/story01.htm

28-Jul-2013 23:24 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

Cops Discover Car With Built-In Pool :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2f2e5372/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A70Cgerman0Epolice0Ediscover0Ecar0Ewith0Ebuilt0Ein0Epool0C/story01.htm

10 Questions for Reza Aslan :: Iranian-American author and religious scholar Reza Aslan on Jesus, changing extremism and confusing surnames
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2148151,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

Anthony Weiner Paid Private Investigator $43100 To Look Into His Own Twitter ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/07/28/anthony-weiner-private-investigator-twitter-hacking-lies_n_3667680.html

Arrest made after online threats to UK campaigner - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/world/2013/07/29/1027051/arrest-made-after-online-threats-uk-campaigner

Miracle man: Hamilton breaks Mercedes duck in Hungarian GP - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/motor-sports/Chunk-HT-UI-F1-PreRace-GP-Hungarian/Miracle-man-Hamilton-breaks-Mercedes-duck-in-Hungarian-GP/SP-Article1-1099821.aspx

Help to Buy risks new house price 'bubble', warns Cable - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/property/propertynews/10207306/Help-to-Buy-risks-new-house-price-bubble-warns-Cable.html

American Express Company (AXP), The Coca-Cola Company (KO), International ... - Insider Monkey (blog) :: http://www.insidermonkey.com/blog/american-express-company-axp-the-coca-cola-company-ko-international-business-machines-corp-ibm-buffetts-3-largest-dow-positions-201018/


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28-Jul-2013 22:22

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Social workers voice grooming fears :: Many social workers lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with online grooming and sexual abuse of children, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23471982#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Celebrity vehicles under the hammer :: A celebrity memorabilia auction featuring cars once owned by Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Bette Davis is to take place in California.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23474270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK 'complacent' over Arctic drilling :: The UK is "complacently standing by" as companies take "needless risks" by drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic, a group of MPs says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23474431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rock legend Mick Jagger turns 70 :: The rock star, fashion icon and Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th birthday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

28-Jul-2013 22:22 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

Cops Discover Car With Built-In Pool :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2f2e5372/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A70Cgerman0Epolice0Ediscover0Ecar0Ewith0Ebuilt0Ein0Epool0C/story01.htm

10 Questions for Reza Aslan :: Iranian-American author and religious scholar Reza Aslan on Jesus, changing extremism and confusing surnames
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2148151,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

Caroline Criado-Perez Twitter abuse case leads to arrest - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23485610

Fugitive Michael Cope charged with murder of ex-girlfriend Linzi Ashton - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/fugitive-michael-cope-charged-with-murder-of-exgirlfriend-linzi-ashton-8735610.html

Lady Gaga pierces her nose in new video, promotes 'ARTPOP' - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music-arts/watch-lady-gaga-pierces-nose-article-1.1410532


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28-Jul-2013 21:21

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bots help geeks nab best tables :: Software developers in San Francisco are writing programmes to grab the best tables at the best restaurants in Silicon Valley.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23462687#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Social workers voice grooming fears :: Many social workers lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with online grooming and sexual abuse of children, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23471982#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Celebrity vehicles under the hammer :: A celebrity memorabilia auction featuring cars once owned by Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Bette Davis is to take place in California.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23474270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK 'complacent' over Arctic drilling :: The UK is "complacently standing by" as companies take "needless risks" by drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic, a group of MPs says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23474431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Jul-2013 21:21 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Cops Discover Car With Built-In Pool :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2f2e5372/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A70Cgerman0Epolice0Ediscover0Ecar0Ewith0Ebuilt0Ein0Epool0C/story01.htm

10 Questions for Reza Aslan :: Iranian-American author and religious scholar Reza Aslan on Jesus, changing extremism and confusing surnames
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2148151,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

Omnicom, Publicis merge, forming biggest ad firm - Philippine Star :: http://www.philstar.com/world/2013/07/29/1027031/omnicom-publicis-merge-forming-biggest-ad-firm

Feminist campaigner receives death threats after Jane Austen put on 10-pound ... - Herald Sun :: http://www.heraldsun.com.au/technology/news/feminist-campaigner-receives-death-threats-after-jane-austen-put-on-10-pound-note/story-fni0bzod-1226687234123

Crowds greet Pope Francis ahead of final mass in Brazil - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23481078

Weiner's campaign manager quits - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10904804

Fugitive Michael Cope charged with murder of ex-girlfriend Linzi Ashton - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/fugitive-michael-cope-charged-with-murder-of-exgirlfriend-linzi-ashton-8735610.html

Hudson River speedboat crash: Body of would-be best man found; skipper who ... - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/search-best-man-continues-wake-boat-crash-article-1.1411048

Lady Gaga pierces her nose in new video, promotes 'ARTPOP' - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music-arts/watch-lady-gaga-pierces-nose-article-1.1410532


10

28-Jul-2013 20:20

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bots help geeks nab best tables :: Software developers in San Francisco are writing programmes to grab the best tables at the best restaurants in Silicon Valley.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23462687#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Electric shock: The Hummer is back :: The now defunct Hummer truck by General Motors was known as a gas guzzler, but now it has been reinvented as an electric vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23435088#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Social workers voice grooming fears :: Many social workers lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with online grooming and sexual abuse of children, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23471982#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK 'complacent' over Arctic drilling :: The UK is "complacently standing by" as companies take "needless risks" by drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic, a group of MPs says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23474431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Jul-2013 20:20 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

Cops Discover Car With Built-In Pool :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2f2e5372/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A70Cgerman0Epolice0Ediscover0Ecar0Ewith0Ebuilt0Ein0Epool0C/story01.htm

10 Questions for Reza Aslan :: Iranian-American author and religious scholar Reza Aslan on Jesus, changing extremism and confusing surnames
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2148151,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

Merger of Publicis and Omnicon makes biggest ad firm - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23483104

Caroline Criado-Perez Twitter abuse case leads to arrest - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23485610

Anthony Wiener 'wasting time and space': Democratic strategist - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/election/anthony-wiener-wasting-time-space-democratic-strategist-article-1.1411099

Lady Gaga pierces her nose in new video, promotes 'ARTPOP' - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/music-arts/watch-lady-gaga-pierces-nose-article-1.1410532


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28-Jul-2013 19:18

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rupert Grint to make West End debut :: Rupert Grint makes his stage and West End debut alongside Ben Whishaw in a revival of Jez Butterworth's Mojo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23466186#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Electric shock: The Hummer is back :: The now defunct Hummer truck by General Motors was known as a gas guzzler, but now it has been reinvented as an electric vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23435088#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Social workers voice grooming fears :: Many social workers lack the confidence and knowledge to deal with online grooming and sexual abuse of children, a survey suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23471982#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Under siege, JPMorgan to quit physical commodities :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L8_SQO_xSng/story01.htm

28-Jul-2013 19:18 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Pulchritudinous Priesthood :: Personal trainers are becoming a must-have accessory in modern life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/28/opinion/sunday/bruni-our-pulchritudinous-priesthood.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Carving Up the Country :: Our 50 states seem to be united in name only. That has led to disturbing concentrations of power.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/27/opinion/blow-carving-up-the-country.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Mick Jagger, Birthday Boy :: Rock stars of the '60s sang about getting old and about how awful it would be because it seemed so far away. Well, the day is finally here, people!
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/27/opinion/mick-jagger-birthday-boy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Charitable-Industrial Complex :: As more lives are destroyed by the system that creates vast amounts of wealth for the few, the more heroic it sounds to "give back."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/27/opinion/the-charitable-industrial-complex.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

28-Jul-2013 18:17

Do we still need the telephone? :: The arrival of the telephone, not to mention the telegraph and the filing cabinet, transformed office life, says Lucy Kellaway.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23448353#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Coronation exhibition :: Queen's dresses and artefacts from 1953
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23449704#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Inside the heart :: Winners of Reflections of Research competition
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23452240#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Elliott Erwitt :: The world as seen by Elliott Erwitt on his 85th birthday
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23431962#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sea this: Inside $200m yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

Exam board seminars 'won't be axed' :: England's exams regulator rows back from a decision to ban exam board seminars for teachers because of coming exam changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23463912#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 26 July 2012 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 26 July
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463117#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pope addresses Brazil ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Secret of Bolt's speed unveiled :: Scientists say a mathematical model explains how Usain Bolt can reach such an extraordinary record-breaking speed.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23462815#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch police lead away driver :: The driver of the train is under police detention, Galicia police chief says. Karl Penhaul reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/ns-penhaul-spain-crash-driver.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: The Korean War :: Images of the 1950-53 Korean War
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23464234#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 20-26 July 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23463118#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rupert Grint to make West End debut :: Rupert Grint makes his stage and West End debut alongside Ben Whishaw in a revival of Jez Butterworth's Mojo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23466186#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Police investigate topless Kate photos :: A photographer suspected of taking topless vacation pictures of Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, last year was placed under formal investigation in June, a spokeswoman for the Nanterre prosecutor said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/france-uk-royal-photos/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov: Cracks in Putin's Russia :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

'Dangerous' hospital inquiry call :: An MP calls for an inquiry into Wales' biggest hospital, comparing surgeons' concerns about heart patient deaths to the Stafford Hospital scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-south-east-wales-23454922#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Speak Esperanto like Captain Kirk? :: CNN's Monita Rajpal takes a look at the origins Esperanto and some of the world's most famous Esperantists.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/07/26/lok-rajpal-world-esperanto-day.cnn.html?eref�ition

Jagger at 70 :: A rock star and fashion icon since the 1960s, the Rolling Stones front man celebrates his 70th.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/showbiz/celebrity-news-gossip/mick-jagger-70th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Train crash probe :: The driver of a train that crashed in Spain, killing at least 78 people, is in police detention "in connection with causing the accident."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/spain-train-crash/index.html?eref�ition

Kasparov on Putin :: World chess champion and democracy activist Garry Kasparov argues that Vladimir Putin's position in Russia is under threat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/opinion-kasparov-russia/index.html?eref�ition

Coronation gems :: For the first time since the queen's coronation in 1953, the dress, robes, jewels, diamonds and uniforms worn on that day have finally been brought together again.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/queen-coronation-dress/index.html?eref�ition

London 2012 legacy :: Most Britons believe the billions spent on the London Olympics was worth it -- but economists say real benefits could be years away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/business/london-olympics-poll-comres/index.html?eref�ition

Yacht hotel :: With land at a premium, an increasing number of developers are turning to floating hotels. Introducing Gibraltar's new $200m five-star yacht hotel.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/travel/no-land-no-problem-gibraltar/index.html?eref�ition

'Pink Panther' in Swiss jail break :: Police in Switzerland hunted Friday for two inmates who escaped in a prison break staged by a pair of armed accomplices. One escapee is a member of the "Pink Panther" jewel-theft group, police say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/world/europe/switzerland-prison-break/index.html?eref�ition

Why high-speed rail is still smart :: Despite Spain's terrible train crash, transport expert Yonah Freemark says high-speed rail brings benefits around the world -- and could work for the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/opinion/freemark-high-speed-trains/index.html?eref�ition

Kidnap case :: Ariel Castro, the man accused of holding three women for about a decade in a house in the U.S., agrees to a plea deal of life in prison plus 1,000 years to avoid a possible death sentence.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/26/justice/ohio-castro/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Electric shock: The Hummer is back :: The now defunct Hummer truck by General Motors was known as a gas guzzler, but now it has been reinvented as an electric vehicle.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23435088#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mentally ill 'hit hard by recession' :: The economic recession across Europe has had a profound impact on people with mental health problems, researchers from King's College London say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23463309#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Murder' claim roils Chile campaign :: A Chilean lawyer wants charges against the father of the conservative presidential candidate for the murder of her rival's father.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23474096#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Does public relations have a PR problem? :: Is the public relations industry in need of a little reputation management of its own, asks PR expert Benjamin Webb.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23462287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa