Thursday, August 15, 2013

15-Aug-2013 23:27

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm

Grim reality of Nepal child laborers :: Though child labor is illegal in Nepal, an estimated 1.6 million children between 5-17 years are in the work force.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/nepal-child-labor/index.html?eref�ition

Book Talk: India and Italy linked by food and mothers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0AbwZncDKt8/story01.htm

15-Aug-2013 23:27 10

Opinionator | Fixes: The Cure for the $1,000 Toothbrush :: Instead of being kept in the dark about hospital reimbursement prices, some employers are moving away from the P.P.O. model.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/the-cure-for-the-1000-toothbrush/?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

Abu Qatada's family follow him out of Britain - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/terrorism-in-the-uk/10246167/Abu-Qatadas-family-follow-him-out-of-Britain.html

Obama cancels war games with Egypt as diplomatic pressure mounts over ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/egypt/10246370/Obama-cancels-war-games-with-Egypt-as-diplomatic-pressure-mounts-over-massacre.html

Warren Buffett's CEOs are big spenders too - Financial Post :: http://business.financialpost.com/2013/05/10/warren-buffetts-ceos-are-big-spenders-too/

State of the Art: The Lumia 1020, a Great Camera Grafted to an Oddball Phone :: Big, but not unwieldy, Nokia's Lumia 1020 cellphone takes excellent photos, and is essentially a decent camera grafted onto a phone. But you'll have to make peace with its apps and its Windows operating system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/15/technology/personaltech/lumia-1020-a-great-camera-grafted-to-an-oddball-phone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - CHINA: China probes allegations French pharmaceutical giant bribed doctors :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-china-probes-allegations-french-pharmaceutical-giant-bribed-doctors

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

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Usain Bolt wins 100 metres world title :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130812-usain-bolt-wins-100-metres-world-title


10

15-Aug-2013 22:26

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm

Grim reality of Nepal child laborers :: Though child labor is illegal in Nepal, an estimated 1.6 million children between 5-17 years are in the work force.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/nepal-child-labor/index.html?eref�ition

Book Talk: India and Italy linked by food and mothers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0AbwZncDKt8/story01.htm

15-Aug-2013 22:26 10

Opinionator | Fixes: The Cure for the $1,000 Toothbrush :: Instead of being kept in the dark about hospital reimbursement prices, some employers are moving away from the P.P.O. model.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/the-cure-for-the-1000-toothbrush/?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

Egypt Death Toll Passes 600 as Brotherhood Vows New Protests - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324139404579014371839426440.html

State of the Art: The Lumia 1020, a Great Camera Grafted to an Oddball Phone :: Big, but not unwieldy, Nokia's Lumia 1020 cellphone takes excellent photos, and is essentially a decent camera grafted onto a phone. But you'll have to make peace with its apps and its Windows operating system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/15/technology/personaltech/lumia-1020-a-great-camera-grafted-to-an-oddball-phone.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - CHINA: China probes allegations French pharmaceutical giant bribed doctors :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-china-probes-allegations-french-pharmaceutical-giant-bribed-doctors

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

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Usain Bolt wins 100 metres world title :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130812-usain-bolt-wins-100-metres-world-title


10

15-Aug-2013 21:25

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Israel-Palestinian peace talks begin :: The first direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in three years are held in Jerusalem, say officials, after Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23693094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm

Grim reality of Nepal child laborers :: Though child labor is illegal in Nepal, an estimated 1.6 million children between 5-17 years are in the work force.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/nepal-child-labor/index.html?eref�ition

15-Aug-2013 21:25 10

Opinionator | Fixes: The Cure for the $1,000 Toothbrush :: Instead of being kept in the dark about hospital reimbursement prices, some employers are moving away from the P.P.O. model.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/the-cure-for-the-1000-toothbrush/?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

Russell Simmons apologizes for sex-tape spoof featuring famed abolitionist ... - Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/celebrity-news/russell-simmons-apologizes-for-sex-tape-spoof-featuring-famed-abolitionist-harriet-tubman/article13791016/

Just how many migrants are coming, Home Secretary? You have 136 days to ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10245451/Just-how-many-migrants-are-coming-Home-Secretary-You-have-136-days-to-find-out..html

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

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

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

FRANCE - CHINA: China probes allegations French pharmaceutical giant bribed doctors :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-china-probes-allegations-french-pharmaceutical-giant-bribed-doctors

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

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Usain Bolt wins 100 metres world title :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130812-usain-bolt-wins-100-metres-world-title


10

15-Aug-2013 20:24

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Israel-Palestinian peace talks begin :: The first direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in three years are held in Jerusalem, say officials, after Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23693094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm

Grim reality of Nepal child laborers :: Though child labor is illegal in Nepal, an estimated 1.6 million children between 5-17 years are in the work force.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/nepal-child-labor/index.html?eref�ition

15-Aug-2013 20:24 10

Opinionator | Fixes: The Cure for the $1,000 Toothbrush :: Instead of being kept in the dark about hospital reimbursement prices, some employers are moving away from the P.P.O. model.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/the-cure-for-the-1000-toothbrush/?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

Just how many migrants are coming, Home Secretary? You have 136 days to ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10245451/Just-how-many-migrants-are-coming-Home-Secretary-You-have-136-days-to-find-out..html

Most powerful magnetic field in universe that is 20 trillion times stronger than a ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/10244688/Most-powerful-magnetic-field-in-universe-that-is-20-trillion-times-stronger-than-a-fridge-magnet.html

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

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

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

FRANCE - CHINA: China probes allegations French pharmaceutical giant bribed doctors :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-china-probes-allegations-french-pharmaceutical-giant-bribed-doctors

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

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Usain Bolt wins 100 metres world title :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130812-usain-bolt-wins-100-metres-world-title


10

15-Aug-2013 19:23

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Israel-Palestinian peace talks begin :: The first direct Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in three years are held in Jerusalem, say officials, after Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23693094#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Ex-CNN cameraman killed :: A cameraman with Sky News was killed in Egypt Wednesday as he covered the violent unrest in Cairo, the UK-based news channel reported on its website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/meast/egypt-uk-cameraman-killed/index.html?eref�ition

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm

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Opinionator | Fixes: The Cure for the $1,000 Toothbrush :: Instead of being kept in the dark about hospital reimbursement prices, some employers are moving away from the P.P.O. model.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/13/the-cure-for-the-1000-toothbrush/?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

10 Devastating Photos One Day After Egypt's Massacre - Huffington Post :: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/08/15/egypt-photos-massacre_n_3761493.html

Former players urge Marion Bartoli to reconsider retirement - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/sports/former-players-urge-marion-bartoli-to-reconsider-retirement-1036695.html

Flight recorders found in deadly UPS plane crash - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D2%26objectid%3D10913174

Egypt Death Toll Passes 500 as Brotherhood Vows New Protests - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324139404579014371839426440.html

Just how many migrants are coming, Home Secretary? You have 136 days to ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10245451/Just-how-many-migrants-are-coming-Home-Secretary-You-have-136-days-to-find-out..html

Martin Luther King Jr: Architect of the 21st Century :: With a single phrase, Martin Luther King Jr. joined Jefferson and Lincoln in the ranks of men who've shaped modern America
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2149610,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Most powerful magnetic field in universe that is 20 trillion times stronger than a ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/space/10244688/Most-powerful-magnetic-field-in-universe-that-is-20-trillion-times-stronger-than-a-fridge-magnet.html

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

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

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

FRANCE - CHINA: China probes allegations French pharmaceutical giant bribed doctors :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-china-probes-allegations-french-pharmaceutical-giant-bribed-doctors

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

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Usain Bolt wins 100 metres world title :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130812-usain-bolt-wins-100-metres-world-title


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15-Aug-2013 18:22

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

Twins 'stolen' from hospital rescued :: Police in China have rescued twin baby girls allegedly sold by a maternity doctor, bringing the number of infants recovered from the suspected trafficking ring to three, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/10/world/asia/china-baby-trafficking-twin-girls/index.html?eref�ition

HK makes $5M ivory bust :: In one of the biggest busts of its kind in Hong Kong, customs authorities this week seized more than 1,100 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five leopard pelts. The haul, found in a container shipped from Nigeria, is valued at more than $5.3 million.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/08/world/hong-kong-ivory-tusk-seizure-august/index.html?eref�ition

Human transmission of H7N9 :: Until this week, no cases of human-to-human transmission of the deadly bird flu virus that broke out in China this year had been reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/health/china-bird-flu-transmission/index.html?eref�ition

Chinese tourists targeted in Paris :: It's known as the City of Light, but it risks becoming known as the city of the light-fingered.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/chinese-tourists-paris-pickpockets/index.html?eref�ition

With balloons and fiber, Google experiments in Web access :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/l90sxUv6sZc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Vanity vinyl: The era of homemade records :: The weird and wonderful world of homemade records
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23701149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can art change Margate's fortunes? :: Can Margate become the poster town for regeneration?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23686246#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Minister calls for action on obesity :: Hospitals and supermarkets must do better in tackling Scotland's obesity epidemic, according to Scotland's public health minister.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-23566261#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The death of the drive-in cinema? :: Why changing technology threatens classic US night out
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23596661#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cv-KX4_TiLc/story01.htm

Why it's so easy to hack your home :: Bruce Schneier says many smart electronics attached to internet, from baby monitors to drones, have long been insecure. Why? Because consumers don't demand better.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/schneier-hacking-baby-monitor/index.html?eref�ition

More than 200 dead after Egypt forces crush protest camps :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/OB7tCns4Ewg/story01.htm

'Bachelor' contestant dies aged 29 :: Former "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand died Wednesday, two days after an apparent suicide attempt, a statement released on behalf of her family said. She was 29.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/showbiz/gia-allemand-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Strike closes world's top copper mine :: Some 2,500 workers at the Escondida mine in northern Chile begin an unannounced strike over pay and conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23706440#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Two killed in fiery Alabama crash of UPS cargo jet :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_2_SJW6eEKs/story01.htm

18 feared dead on submarine :: All 18 sailors aboard an Indian submarine are feared dead after twin explosions. CNN's Mallika Kapur reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/08/14/ctw-kapur-india-submarine-explosion.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The optician's clinic in your pocket :: The PEEK app transforms a smartphone into a mobile opticians clinic.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23576269#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

10 mistakes parents make when reacting to A-level results :: It's a tense moment for families when exam results arrive. How should parents avoid saying the wrong thing?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23435441#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Manning tells court he's 'sorry' for U.S. secrets breach to WikiLeaks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9NxyJFornzY/story01.htm

In pictures: Egypt pro-Morsi camps stormed :: Pro-Morsi camps stormed in Cairo
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/23693045#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Study describes family killer types :: Criminologists find four distinct types of "family annihilator" from an analysis of newspaper crime reports from 1980 to 2012.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23686913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Now you can ask Google about ... you :: Next time you wonder, "What am I doing today?" just ask Google.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/tech/web/google-personal-search/index.html?eref�ition

'Sexist' gaffes spice up Aussie election :: It's been underway for barely over a week, but Australia's election campaign is already drawing attention worldwide following a string of embarrassing gaffes from candidates.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/asia/tony-abbott-australia-gaffes/index.html?eref�ition

Hedge funds warm to Apple; Omega re-enters, Soros buys more :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6sA8IZ637qk/story01.htm

Ex-CNN cameraman killed :: A cameraman with Sky News was killed in Egypt Wednesday as he covered the violent unrest in Cairo, the UK-based news channel reported on its website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/world/meast/egypt-uk-cameraman-killed/index.html?eref�ition

Is there any such thing as 'road tax'? :: Do motorists or cyclists pay more for the roads?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23694438#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

From Buckingham Palace to an Indian 'slum' :: The Queen's former footman Badar Azim has returned to India after his British visa expired. The British press has described his home as a slum. Is that accurate?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23681083#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Netanyahu's 'dark view' clouds talks :: One expert says Netanyahu believes Israel is the front line of a clash of civilizations between the West and Islam.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/14/opinion/israel-palestinian-peace-talks-strenger/index.html?eref�ition

Michael Jackson's ex-wife says doctors took advantage of singer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rkTKS6_R9uk/story01.htm