Sunday, August 11, 2013

11-Aug-2013 23:53

Children taken from mafia families :: A judge in southern Italy is pioneering a programme to help children of mafia bosses to escape a life of crime - by taking them away from their parents at the first sign of trouble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23543143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: British Asians :: Kajal Nisha Patel's images of British Asian citizens
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23486552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fighting the flames ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

International students pay premium :: Students from outside the EU will pay up to four times the fees charged to UK students next year suggests a survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23614142#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How many acid attacks are there? :: The attack on two women in Zanzibar has cast a spotlight again on one of the world's most sinister crimes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23631395#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A-level changes branded 'high-risk' :: Elite independent school heads say plans for rapid changes to the A-level system, led by Education Secretary Michael Gove, are "high-risk" and a "huge gamble".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legalizing weed a boon to potheads :: Howard Samuels says that medicinal use of marijuana is being exploited by people who just want to get high.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/samuels-pot-addiction/index.html?eref�ition

Car phone use 'not linked' to crashes :: New research finds no correlation between the number of drivers on the phone and the number of road accidents recorded
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23631406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Tax fugitives' list debate deepens :: The UK's tax authority defends the results of publishing a most-wanted list of alleged fraudsters and tax evaders amid criticism from Labour.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23621738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 3-9 August 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23629863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Florence tomb opened in search for identity of Mona Lisa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tZoOMMXn9oo/story01.htm

Religions asking if test-tube burgers allow them to keep the faith :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9qs34kAgJu4/story01.htm

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tU1uvbP9gQ8/story01.htm

At Samsung hearing, Apple seeks precedent in patent cases :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NClYylWLLoY/story01.htm

England toil as Lyon roars for Australia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/77-xWfj-dLk/story01.htm

VIDEO: Gorilla pining for family in Africa :: A gorilla who was unable to fly to Africa with her family because she was pregnant is pining for her mate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-23642496#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kids in the kitchen :: Packed lunches for schoolchildren are being scrutinised, but perhaps the best way to get them to eat well is to inspire them to learn to cook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/0/23244456

In pictures: Mumbai's famous taxis :: End for Mumbai's black-and-yellow taxis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23549985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Israel approves release of 26 Palestinian prisoners - BBC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHi75-xUtdn_T39mWhu0jisenF0Uw&url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23662160

Amid probe, car company's plans haven't panned out :: TUNICA, Miss. (AP) -- Four years ago, a startup car company announced with great fanfare big plans for the Mississippi Delta: Using money from foreign investors and other sources, it would build a massive auto plant to churn out a new line of energy-efficient cars and bring thousands of jobs to the area....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_ELECTRIC_CARS_FOREIGN_INVESTMENT?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Apple victory in Samsung patent case :: Apple has won a key patent case against rival Samsung which could see Samsung phones blocked from the US market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23643700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l50dGNXdUnA/story01.htm

Obama vows reforms of surveillance :: President Barack Obama pledges oversight of US surveillance, while criticising Russia which is harbouring fugitive leaker Edward Snowden.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23642880#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 2-U.S. considering arrests in JPMorgan 'whale' case -sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ahIo97n5brg/story01.htm

Dufner takes run at PGA leaderboard and history :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2KaCqjpQiFg/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zlszdDm49FQ/story01.htm

Marijuana shouldn't be criminalized :: Despite decades of propaganda from marijuana prohibitionists, a majority of the American public has indeed said "enough" to the policies of cannabis criminalization. And no amount of fear-mongering is going to change this fact.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/st-pierre-armentano-marijuana/index.html?eref�ition

Obama outlines surveillance reform :: U.S. President Barack Obama seeks to restore confidence in government surveillance programs in the wake of leaks and privacy fears.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/politics/obama-news-conference/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programmes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EMMuc8rzmXY/story01.htm

Chinese shelter from heat at IKEA :: As record heat wave hits China, citizens in Beijing took refuge in the homely settings of a local furniture store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/travel/gallery/china-heat-ikea-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

11-Aug-2013 23:53 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

Maldonado campaign faces financial hurdles - Santa Maria Times :: http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/maldonado-campaign-faces-financial-hurdles/article_471107c4-fff2-11e2-88b1-0019bb2963f4.html

10 Questions for James Dyson :: Inventor and billionaire James Dyson on why he likes rookie engineers and air dynamics but not Harry Potter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149138,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

10 Questions for Manny Pacquiao :: Boxer-Congressman Manny Pacquiao, 34, on life in and out of the ring: fighting, politics, China and God
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149153,00.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

Usain Bolt stormed to men's 100 world title amid heavy rain - Xinhua :: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/sports/2013-08/12/c_125150636.htm

Double murder suspect arrested, but boy he kidnapped is still missing - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/amber-alert-issued-2-year-old-boy-double-murder-article-1.1423810

Apple to unveil next iPhone Sept 10 -report - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/08/11/apple-iphone-idUSL2N0GC0DH20130811

Wish upon 100 stars an hour tonight during annual Perseid meteor shower - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2389407/Wish-100-stars-hour-tonight-annual-Perseid-meteor-shower.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

Dragons' Den, BBC Two - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/tvandradio/10234344/Dragons-Den-BBC-Two-review.html

Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton back on track - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D110586

5 Breaking Bad Spin Offs We'd Watch :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd31011/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CABC0IUnivision0CEntertainment0Cmake0Ebreaking0Ebad0Espin0Eoffs0Cstory0Did0F19873664/story01.htm

New iPhone Announcement on Sept. 10? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd157d6/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Capple0Ereported0Eannounce0Eiphone0Eseptember0E10A0Cstory0Did0F19927756/story01.htm

Usain Bolt Wins 100-Meter Gold At World Championships In Moscow (VIDEO ... - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/11/usain-bolt-100-gold-worlds_n_3740788.html

Bernie Madoff Sex Den Alleged :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fcf6410/sc/30/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cbusiness0C20A130C0A80Cbernie0Emadoff0Esex0Eden0Ealleged0C/story01.htm

Editorial: California's Continuing Prison Crisis :: The Supreme Court orders the release of 10,000 more inmates, but the state's criminal justice problems run deeper.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/11/opinion/sunday/californias-continuing-prison-crisis.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Deal Hunt, Big-Game Buffett Settles for Small Prey - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323838204579000771419280540.html


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11-Aug-2013 22:52

Children taken from mafia families :: A judge in southern Italy is pioneering a programme to help children of mafia bosses to escape a life of crime - by taking them away from their parents at the first sign of trouble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23543143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: British Asians :: Kajal Nisha Patel's images of British Asian citizens
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23486552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fighting the flames ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

International students pay premium :: Students from outside the EU will pay up to four times the fees charged to UK students next year suggests a survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23614142#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How many acid attacks are there? :: The attack on two women in Zanzibar has cast a spotlight again on one of the world's most sinister crimes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23631395#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A-level changes branded 'high-risk' :: Elite independent school heads say plans for rapid changes to the A-level system, led by Education Secretary Michael Gove, are "high-risk" and a "huge gamble".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legalizing weed a boon to potheads :: Howard Samuels says that medicinal use of marijuana is being exploited by people who just want to get high.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/samuels-pot-addiction/index.html?eref�ition

Car phone use 'not linked' to crashes :: New research finds no correlation between the number of drivers on the phone and the number of road accidents recorded
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23631406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Tax fugitives' list debate deepens :: The UK's tax authority defends the results of publishing a most-wanted list of alleged fraudsters and tax evaders amid criticism from Labour.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23621738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 3-9 August 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23629863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Florence tomb opened in search for identity of Mona Lisa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tZoOMMXn9oo/story01.htm

Religions asking if test-tube burgers allow them to keep the faith :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9qs34kAgJu4/story01.htm

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tU1uvbP9gQ8/story01.htm

At Samsung hearing, Apple seeks precedent in patent cases :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NClYylWLLoY/story01.htm

England toil as Lyon roars for Australia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/77-xWfj-dLk/story01.htm

VIDEO: Gorilla pining for family in Africa :: A gorilla who was unable to fly to Africa with her family because she was pregnant is pining for her mate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-23642496#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kids in the kitchen :: Packed lunches for schoolchildren are being scrutinised, but perhaps the best way to get them to eat well is to inspire them to learn to cook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/0/23244456

In pictures: Mumbai's famous taxis :: End for Mumbai's black-and-yellow taxis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23549985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S., Russia agree to prepare for Syria peace talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0HnTaD5445A/story01.htm

Apple victory in Samsung patent case :: Apple has won a key patent case against rival Samsung which could see Samsung phones blocked from the US market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23643700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Madoff was in 'love triangle' with employee: U.S. prosecutors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AI-iYMMwvOQ/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l50dGNXdUnA/story01.htm

Obama vows reforms of surveillance :: President Barack Obama pledges oversight of US surveillance, while criticising Russia which is harbouring fugitive leaker Edward Snowden.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23642880#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 2-U.S. considering arrests in JPMorgan 'whale' case -sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ahIo97n5brg/story01.htm

Dufner takes run at PGA leaderboard and history :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2KaCqjpQiFg/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zlszdDm49FQ/story01.htm

Marijuana shouldn't be criminalized :: Despite decades of propaganda from marijuana prohibitionists, a majority of the American public has indeed said "enough" to the policies of cannabis criminalization. And no amount of fear-mongering is going to change this fact.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/st-pierre-armentano-marijuana/index.html?eref�ition

Obama outlines surveillance reform :: U.S. President Barack Obama seeks to restore confidence in government surveillance programs in the wake of leaks and privacy fears.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/politics/obama-news-conference/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programmes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EMMuc8rzmXY/story01.htm

Chinese shelter from heat at IKEA :: As record heat wave hits China, citizens in Beijing took refuge in the homely settings of a local furniture store.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/travel/gallery/china-heat-ikea-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

11-Aug-2013 22:52 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

Maldonado campaign faces financial hurdles - Santa Maria Times :: http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/maldonado-campaign-faces-financial-hurdles/article_471107c4-fff2-11e2-88b1-0019bb2963f4.html

10 Questions for James Dyson :: Inventor and billionaire James Dyson on why he likes rookie engineers and air dynamics but not Harry Potter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149138,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

10 Questions for Manny Pacquiao :: Boxer-Congressman Manny Pacquiao, 34, on life in and out of the ring: fighting, politics, China and God
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149153,00.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

Usain Bolt Wins 100 Meters at World Athletics Championships - Bloomberg :: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-08-11/usain-bolt-wins-100-meters-at-world-athletics-championships.html

Bolt wins incredible sixth World Championship gold with 100m victory - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/othersports/article-2389369/Usain-Bolt-wins-incredible-sixth-World-Championship-gold-100m-victory.html

Report: Apple unveiling new iPhone in September - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20130811/BUSINESS07/308110124/new-iphone-september

Miguel Cabrera home run leaves Tigers in awe - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/mlb/2013/08/10/tigers-beat-yankees-miguel-cabrera-alex-rodriguez-sits/2639271/

A new term for Ed, but it's the same old Labour - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/telegraph-view/10236577/A-new-term-for-Ed-but-its-the-same-old-Labour.html

Dogs can sniff out cancer with 100 per cent accuracy: report - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/dogs-can-sniff-out-cancer-with-100-per-cent-accuracy-study-404433

Nicole Scherzinger and Lewis Hamilton back on track - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D110586

Moto X or LG G2? Why specs alone ... - CNET (blog) :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57597950-94/moto-x-or-lg-g2-why-specs-alone-arent-enough-to-decide/

5 Breaking Bad Spin Offs We'd Watch :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd31011/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CABC0IUnivision0CEntertainment0Cmake0Ebreaking0Ebad0Espin0Eoffs0Cstory0Did0F19873664/story01.htm

New iPhone Announcement on Sept. 10? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd157d6/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Capple0Ereported0Eannounce0Eiphone0Eseptember0E10A0Cstory0Did0F19927756/story01.htm

Bernie Madoff Sex Den Alleged :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fcf6410/sc/30/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cbusiness0C20A130C0A80Cbernie0Emadoff0Esex0Eden0Ealleged0C/story01.htm

Editorial: California's Continuing Prison Crisis :: The Supreme Court orders the release of 10,000 more inmates, but the state's criminal justice problems run deeper.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/11/opinion/sunday/californias-continuing-prison-crisis.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Deal Hunt, Big-Game Buffett Settles for Small Prey - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323838204579000771419280540.html


10

11-Aug-2013 21:51

Children taken from mafia families :: A judge in southern Italy is pioneering a programme to help children of mafia bosses to escape a life of crime - by taking them away from their parents at the first sign of trouble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23543143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: British Asians :: Kajal Nisha Patel's images of British Asian citizens
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23486552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fighting the flames ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

International students pay premium :: Students from outside the EU will pay up to four times the fees charged to UK students next year suggests a survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23614142#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How many acid attacks are there? :: The attack on two women in Zanzibar has cast a spotlight again on one of the world's most sinister crimes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23631395#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A-level changes branded 'high-risk' :: Elite independent school heads say plans for rapid changes to the A-level system, led by Education Secretary Michael Gove, are "high-risk" and a "huge gamble".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legalizing weed a boon to potheads :: Howard Samuels says that medicinal use of marijuana is being exploited by people who just want to get high.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/samuels-pot-addiction/index.html?eref�ition

Car phone use 'not linked' to crashes :: New research finds no correlation between the number of drivers on the phone and the number of road accidents recorded
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23631406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Tax fugitives' list debate deepens :: The UK's tax authority defends the results of publishing a most-wanted list of alleged fraudsters and tax evaders amid criticism from Labour.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23621738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 3-9 August 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23629863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is democracy overrated? :: Why democracy can't guarantee a free society
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23607302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Florence tomb opened in search for identity of Mona Lisa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tZoOMMXn9oo/story01.htm

Religions asking if test-tube burgers allow them to keep the faith :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9qs34kAgJu4/story01.htm

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tU1uvbP9gQ8/story01.htm

At Samsung hearing, Apple seeks precedent in patent cases :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NClYylWLLoY/story01.htm

England toil as Lyon roars for Australia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/77-xWfj-dLk/story01.htm

VIDEO: Gorilla pining for family in Africa :: A gorilla who was unable to fly to Africa with her family because she was pregnant is pining for her mate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-23642496#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kids in the kitchen :: Packed lunches for schoolchildren are being scrutinised, but perhaps the best way to get them to eat well is to inspire them to learn to cook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/0/23244456

In pictures: Mumbai's famous taxis :: End for Mumbai's black-and-yellow taxis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23549985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S., Russia agree to prepare for Syria peace talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0HnTaD5445A/story01.htm

Apple victory in Samsung patent case :: Apple has won a key patent case against rival Samsung which could see Samsung phones blocked from the US market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23643700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Madoff was in 'love triangle' with employee: U.S. prosecutors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AI-iYMMwvOQ/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l50dGNXdUnA/story01.htm

Obama vows reforms of surveillance :: President Barack Obama pledges oversight of US surveillance, while criticising Russia which is harbouring fugitive leaker Edward Snowden.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23642880#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 2-U.S. considering arrests in JPMorgan 'whale' case -sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ahIo97n5brg/story01.htm

Dufner takes run at PGA leaderboard and history :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2KaCqjpQiFg/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zlszdDm49FQ/story01.htm

Marijuana shouldn't be criminalized :: Despite decades of propaganda from marijuana prohibitionists, a majority of the American public has indeed said "enough" to the policies of cannabis criminalization. And no amount of fear-mongering is going to change this fact.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/st-pierre-armentano-marijuana/index.html?eref�ition

Obama outlines surveillance reform :: U.S. President Barack Obama seeks to restore confidence in government surveillance programs in the wake of leaks and privacy fears.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/politics/obama-news-conference/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programmes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EMMuc8rzmXY/story01.htm

11-Aug-2013 21:51 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

Maldonado campaign faces financial hurdles - Santa Maria Times :: http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/maldonado-campaign-faces-financial-hurdles/article_471107c4-fff2-11e2-88b1-0019bb2963f4.html

10 Questions for James Dyson :: Inventor and billionaire James Dyson on why he likes rookie engineers and air dynamics but not Harry Potter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149138,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

10 Questions for Manny Pacquiao :: Boxer-Congressman Manny Pacquiao, 34, on life in and out of the ring: fighting, politics, China and God
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149153,00.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

Tim Clark makes hole-in-one at PGA Championship - CBSSports.com :: http://www.cbssports.com/golf/blog/eye-on-golf/23103159/tim-clark-makes-holeinone-at-pga-championship

Wish upon 100 stars an hour tonight during annual Perseid meteor shower - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2389407/Wish-100-stars-hour-tonight-annual-Perseid-meteor-shower.html?ito%3Dfeeds-newsxml

In Jamaica, Transgender Teen Killed By Mob - NPR :: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId%3D210985684

Usain Bolt reclaims world championship title in 100 meters amid steady rain in ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/usain-bolt-reclaims-world-championship-title-in-100-meters-amid-steady-rain-in-moscow/2013/08/11/da088622-02b0-11e3-bfc5-406b928603b2_story.html

Economists See Just Enough Growth for Fed to Pull Back - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323838204579001040044906968.html

Double murder suspect arrested, but boy he kidnapped is still missing - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/amber-alert-issued-2-year-old-boy-double-murder-article-1.1423810

Dogs can sniff out cancer with 100 per cent accuracy: report - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/dogs-can-sniff-out-cancer-with-100-per-cent-accuracy-study-404433

The Spanish must take their hands off Gibraltar's throat - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/gibraltar/10236507/The-Spanish-must-take-their-hands-off-Gibraltars-throat.html

Four dead after former Microsoft executive crashes plane into houses - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/10/connecticut-plane-crash-six-feared-dead

Moto X or LG G2? Why specs alone ... - CNET (blog) :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57597950-94/moto-x-or-lg-g2-why-specs-alone-arent-enough-to-decide/

5 Breaking Bad Spin Offs We'd Watch :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd31011/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CABC0IUnivision0CEntertainment0Cmake0Ebreaking0Ebad0Espin0Eoffs0Cstory0Did0F19873664/story01.htm

New iPhone Announcement on Sept. 10? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd157d6/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Capple0Ereported0Eannounce0Eiphone0Eseptember0E10A0Cstory0Did0F19927756/story01.htm

21-year-old novelist Samantha Shannon set to emulate JK Rowling's success - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/10228287/21-year-old-novelist-Samantha-Shannon-set-to-emulate-JK-Rowlings-success.html


10

11-Aug-2013 20:50

Children taken from mafia families :: A judge in southern Italy is pioneering a programme to help children of mafia bosses to escape a life of crime - by taking them away from their parents at the first sign of trouble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23543143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: British Asians :: Kajal Nisha Patel's images of British Asian citizens
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23486552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fighting the flames ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

International students pay premium :: Students from outside the EU will pay up to four times the fees charged to UK students next year suggests a survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23614142#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How many acid attacks are there? :: The attack on two women in Zanzibar has cast a spotlight again on one of the world's most sinister crimes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23631395#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A-level changes branded 'high-risk' :: Elite independent school heads say plans for rapid changes to the A-level system, led by Education Secretary Michael Gove, are "high-risk" and a "huge gamble".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legalizing weed a boon to potheads :: Howard Samuels says that medicinal use of marijuana is being exploited by people who just want to get high.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/samuels-pot-addiction/index.html?eref�ition

Car phone use 'not linked' to crashes :: New research finds no correlation between the number of drivers on the phone and the number of road accidents recorded
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23631406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Tax fugitives' list debate deepens :: The UK's tax authority defends the results of publishing a most-wanted list of alleged fraudsters and tax evaders amid criticism from Labour.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23621738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 3-9 August 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23629863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is democracy overrated? :: Why democracy can't guarantee a free society
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23607302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Florence tomb opened in search for identity of Mona Lisa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tZoOMMXn9oo/story01.htm

Religions asking if test-tube burgers allow them to keep the faith :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9qs34kAgJu4/story01.htm

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tU1uvbP9gQ8/story01.htm

At Samsung hearing, Apple seeks precedent in patent cases :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NClYylWLLoY/story01.htm

England toil as Lyon roars for Australia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/77-xWfj-dLk/story01.htm

VIDEO: Gorilla pining for family in Africa :: A gorilla who was unable to fly to Africa with her family because she was pregnant is pining for her mate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-23642496#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kids in the kitchen :: Packed lunches for schoolchildren are being scrutinised, but perhaps the best way to get them to eat well is to inspire them to learn to cook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/0/23244456

In pictures: Mumbai's famous taxis :: End for Mumbai's black-and-yellow taxis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23549985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S., Russia agree to prepare for Syria peace talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0HnTaD5445A/story01.htm

Apple victory in Samsung patent case :: Apple has won a key patent case against rival Samsung which could see Samsung phones blocked from the US market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23643700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Madoff was in 'love triangle' with employee: U.S. prosecutors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AI-iYMMwvOQ/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l50dGNXdUnA/story01.htm

Obama vows reforms of surveillance :: President Barack Obama pledges oversight of US surveillance, while criticising Russia which is harbouring fugitive leaker Edward Snowden.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23642880#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 2-U.S. considering arrests in JPMorgan 'whale' case -sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ahIo97n5brg/story01.htm

Dufner takes run at PGA leaderboard and history :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2KaCqjpQiFg/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zlszdDm49FQ/story01.htm

Marijuana shouldn't be criminalized :: Despite decades of propaganda from marijuana prohibitionists, a majority of the American public has indeed said "enough" to the policies of cannabis criminalization. And no amount of fear-mongering is going to change this fact.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/st-pierre-armentano-marijuana/index.html?eref�ition

Obama outlines surveillance reform :: U.S. President Barack Obama seeks to restore confidence in government surveillance programs in the wake of leaks and privacy fears.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/politics/obama-news-conference/index.html?eref�ition

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programmes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EMMuc8rzmXY/story01.htm

11-Aug-2013 20:50 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

Maldonado campaign faces financial hurdles - Santa Maria Times :: http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/maldonado-campaign-faces-financial-hurdles/article_471107c4-fff2-11e2-88b1-0019bb2963f4.html

10 Questions for James Dyson :: Inventor and billionaire James Dyson on why he likes rookie engineers and air dynamics but not Harry Potter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149138,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

10 Questions for Manny Pacquiao :: Boxer-Congressman Manny Pacquiao, 34, on life in and out of the ring: fighting, politics, China and God
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149153,00.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

Sagas cloud Premier League season - FOXSports.com :: http://msn.foxsports.com/foxsoccer/premierleague/story/manchester-united-vs-wigan-community-shield-preview-transfer-sagas-overshadow-curtain-raiser-081013

Tiger Woods shoots 70 in final round at PGA Championship - CBSSports.com :: http://www.cbssports.com/golf/blog/eye-on-golf/23104402/tiger-woods-shoots-70-in-final-round-at-pga-championship

Usain Bolt Regains 100-Meter Gold at Worlds - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/Sports/wireStory/bolt-gatlin-100-final-worlds-19930292

Ashes 2013: England v Australia, fourth Test day three report - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/theashes/10236358/Ashes-2013-England-v-Australia-fourth-Test-day-three-report.html

100000 people apply to go to Mars and not return - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/100-000-people-apply-to-go-to-mars-and-not-return-404202

Four dead after former Microsoft executive crashes plane into houses - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/10/connecticut-plane-crash-six-feared-dead

iPhone 5S debut Sept. 10 would begin a critical time for Apple - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-apple-iphone-5s-sept-10-20130811,0,6612036.story

Dogs can sniff out cancer with 100 per cent accuracy: study - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/dogs-can-sniff-out-cancer-with-100-per-cent-accuracy-study-404433

Moto X or LG G2? Why specs alone ... - CNET (blog) :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57597950-94/moto-x-or-lg-g2-why-specs-alone-arent-enough-to-decide/

5 Breaking Bad Spin Offs We'd Watch :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd31011/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CABC0IUnivision0CEntertainment0Cmake0Ebreaking0Ebad0Espin0Eoffs0Cstory0Did0F19873664/story01.htm

New iPhone Announcement on Sept. 10? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd157d6/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Capple0Ereported0Eannounce0Eiphone0Eseptember0E10A0Cstory0Did0F19927756/story01.htm

21-year-old novelist Samantha Shannon set to emulate JK Rowling's success - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/10228287/21-year-old-novelist-Samantha-Shannon-set-to-emulate-JK-Rowlings-success.html

Bernie Madoff Sex Den Alleged :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fcf6410/sc/30/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cbusiness0C20A130C0A80Cbernie0Emadoff0Esex0Eden0Ealleged0C/story01.htm


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Children taken from mafia families :: A judge in southern Italy is pioneering a programme to help children of mafia bosses to escape a life of crime - by taking them away from their parents at the first sign of trouble.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23543143#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: British Asians :: Kajal Nisha Patel's images of British Asian citizens
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23486552#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fighting the flames ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

International students pay premium :: Students from outside the EU will pay up to four times the fees charged to UK students next year suggests a survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23614142#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How many acid attacks are there? :: The attack on two women in Zanzibar has cast a spotlight again on one of the world's most sinister crimes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23631395#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A-level changes branded 'high-risk' :: Elite independent school heads say plans for rapid changes to the A-level system, led by Education Secretary Michael Gove, are "high-risk" and a "huge gamble".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-23633111#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Legalizing weed a boon to potheads :: Howard Samuels says that medicinal use of marijuana is being exploited by people who just want to get high.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/09/opinion/samuels-pot-addiction/index.html?eref�ition

Car phone use 'not linked' to crashes :: New research finds no correlation between the number of drivers on the phone and the number of road accidents recorded
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-23631406#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Tax fugitives' list debate deepens :: The UK's tax authority defends the results of publishing a most-wanted list of alleged fraudsters and tax evaders amid criticism from Labour.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23621738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 3-9 August 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-23629863#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is democracy overrated? :: Why democracy can't guarantee a free society
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23607302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. orders non-essential staff out of consulate in Pakistan's Lahore :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/34xTjgZ8mog/story01.htm

Eiffel Tower reopens after bomb scare :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/KYjPS0AEV_c/story01.htm

Florence tomb opened in search for identity of Mona Lisa :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tZoOMMXn9oo/story01.htm

Religions asking if test-tube burgers allow them to keep the faith :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9qs34kAgJu4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Ten years ago, Britain's hottest ever day :: Remembering the UK's hottest day -10 years on
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/weather/features/23642901

Obama pledges greater transparency in surveillance programs :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tU1uvbP9gQ8/story01.htm

At Samsung hearing, Apple seeks precedent in patent cases :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NClYylWLLoY/story01.htm

England toil as Lyon roars for Australia :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/77-xWfj-dLk/story01.htm

VIDEO: Gorilla pining for family in Africa :: A gorilla who was unable to fly to Africa with her family because she was pregnant is pining for her mate.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-23642496#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Kids in the kitchen :: Packed lunches for schoolchildren are being scrutinised, but perhaps the best way to get them to eat well is to inspire them to learn to cook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/0/23244456

In pictures: Mumbai's famous taxis :: End for Mumbai's black-and-yellow taxis
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-23549985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama describes Putin as 'like a bored kid' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MLEhbqzHpWw/story01.htm

U.S., Russia agree to prepare for Syria peace talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0HnTaD5445A/story01.htm

Apple victory in Samsung patent case :: Apple has won a key patent case against rival Samsung which could see Samsung phones blocked from the US market.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23643700#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Madoff was in 'love triangle' with employee: U.S. prosecutors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AI-iYMMwvOQ/story01.htm

Apple patent wins could mean U.S. import ban for Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/l50dGNXdUnA/story01.htm

Obama vows reforms of surveillance :: President Barack Obama pledges oversight of US surveillance, while criticising Russia which is harbouring fugitive leaker Edward Snowden.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23642880#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 2-U.S. considering arrests in JPMorgan 'whale' case -sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ahIo97n5brg/story01.htm

Dufner takes run at PGA leaderboard and history :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2KaCqjpQiFg/story01.htm

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

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

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

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

Maldonado campaign faces financial hurdles - Santa Maria Times :: http://santamariatimes.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/maldonado-campaign-faces-financial-hurdles/article_471107c4-fff2-11e2-88b1-0019bb2963f4.html

10 Questions for James Dyson :: Inventor and billionaire James Dyson on why he likes rookie engineers and air dynamics but not Harry Potter
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149138,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

10 Questions for Manny Pacquiao :: Boxer-Congressman Manny Pacquiao, 34, on life in and out of the ring: fighting, politics, China and God
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149153,00.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

Meteorites to light up sky tonight - Hindustan Times :: http://www.hindustantimes.com/India-news/NewDelhi/Meteorites-to-light-up-sky-tonight/Article1-1106700.aspx

Rumor: Apple's Next iPhone to Arrive Sept. 10 - PC Magazine :: http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2422942,00.asp

Four dead after former Microsoft executive crashes plane into houses - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/aug/10/connecticut-plane-crash-six-feared-dead

100000 people apply to go to Mars and not return - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/100-000-people-apply-to-go-to-mars-and-not-return-404202

Moto X or LG G2? Why specs alone ... - CNET (blog) :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57597950-94/moto-x-or-lg-g2-why-specs-alone-arent-enough-to-decide/

The Pirate Bay Offers Web Browser to Avoid Censorship - New York Times (blog) :: http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/10/the-pirate-bay-offers-piratebrowser-to-avoid-censorship/

Dogs can sniff out cancer with 100% accuracy: Study - Times of India :: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/Dogs-can-sniff-out-cancer-with-100-accuracy-Study/articleshow/21763041.cms

New iPhone Announcement on Sept. 10? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fd157d6/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Capple0Ereported0Eannounce0Eiphone0Eseptember0E10A0Cstory0Did0F19927756/story01.htm

21-year-old novelist Samantha Shannon set to emulate JK Rowling's success - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/books/10228287/21-year-old-novelist-Samantha-Shannon-set-to-emulate-JK-Rowlings-success.html

Microsoft's tablet OS isn't liked but lives on - CNET (blog) :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1001_3-57597975-92/microsofts-tablet-os-isnt-liked-but-lives-on/

Bernie Madoff Sex Den Alleged :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/2fcf6410/sc/30/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cbusiness0C20A130C0A80Cbernie0Emadoff0Esex0Eden0Ealleged0C/story01.htm

Editorial: California's Continuing Prison Crisis :: The Supreme Court orders the release of 10,000 more inmates, but the state's criminal justice problems run deeper.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/11/opinion/sunday/californias-continuing-prison-crisis.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

This Land: Mystery From the Grave Beside Oswald's, Solved :: Conspiracy theorists and assassination buffs have been vexed for 15 years by the appearance of a granite marker next to Lee Harvey Oswald's grave.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/10/us/mystery-from-the-grave-beside-oswalds-solved.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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