Saturday, August 17, 2013

17-Aug-2013 23:14

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

Egypt fears fresh confrontation as West deplores bloodshed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yaPohmmDxo/story01.htm

Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. media sites :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/j262yCJrCTI/story01.htm

Cirque's 'tank man' pic shocks Beijing :: A Cirque du Soleil performance stunned a Beijing audience with an iconic Tiananmen photo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/asia/tank-man-cirque-soleil/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. man 'blew up dog with fireworks' :: A Washington state fireworks seller pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegedly killing his dog by strapping explosives to the Labrador retriever's neck and setting them off, according to the Skamania County prosecutor's office.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/washington-dog-death-fireworks/index.html?eref�ition

The mystery of the vanishing gun inventor :: Victorian machine-gun inventor William Cantelo left home one day and never returned. What happened to him, asks Steve Punt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How much of the science in Breaking Bad is real? :: Breaking Bad - the story of a teacher who makes crystal meth - is in its final episodes. How many of its science scenes reflect reality?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23710654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rockefeller impostor jailed for murder :: A man known for impersonating a Rockefeller was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in the death of his Southern California landlady's son, who disappeared in 1985.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/justice/rockefeller-impersonator-sentence/index.html?eref�ition

The final frontier: Yours for $250,000 :: Virgin Galactic has yet to launch their service to space, yet they've already sold 640 seats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/travel/virgin-galactic-250000-ticket-to-space/index.html?eref�ition

'Big Four' reach star-studded Cincinnati quarters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xbQu-SUhIoM/story01.htm

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/55Mytjd6ulo/story01.htm

Top seeds advance but Bartoli buzz remains :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/bSJlmWzOF7M/story01.htm

Analysis: U.S. retailers say uneven recovery keeps consumers cautious :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JvNdEKyPaaw/story01.htm

Christian churches stormed, torched :: A group reports 30 attacks at Christian churches across Egypt after the county's deadliest day since the 2011 revolution that overthrew Hosni Mubarak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/meast/egypt-church-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook eyes mobile payment feature :: Facebook, the world's largest social networking company, is planning to test a new mobile payment feature for purchases on mobile applications.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23722063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Libya warns oil port protesters :: Libyan PM Ali Zeidan threatens to use force to prevent guards striking at the country's main ports from selling oil outside official channels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23721160#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'That '70s Show' actress dead at 43 :: Actress Lisa Robin Kelly, one of the stars of TV's "That '70s Show," has died, according to her agent, Craig Wyckoff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/showbiz/lisa-robin-kelly-dead/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Warning over 'flash for cash' scam :: Drivers are being warned not to take the apparent generosity of other motorists for granted in a new take on the "crash for cash" insurance scam.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23722573#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Corrie star suspended over rap video :: Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain is suspended by the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted strongly worded videos online.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23723555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Indian navy says three bodies found in submarine, no chance of survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y01fO1p7L0c/story01.htm

Revealed: The truth about Area 51 :: Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/area-51-documents/index.html?eref�ition

Kepler retires from planet-hunting :: Nasa is retiring the Kepler space telescope from planet-hunting because its pointing system is no longer fully functional.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23724344#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Al Qaeda chief: 'I told you so' on Egypt :: Ayman al-Zawahiri, who has warned against Islamist parties taking part in elections, is emerging as a stronger leader than predicted, says Peter Bergen
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/bergen-zawahiri-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Roche gives up on India patent for breast cancer drug :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DikZVyxoMn0/story01.htm

Chomsky on Mideast :: There are three possible outcomes from the current Mideast peace talks, liberal academic Noam Chomsky says, but U.S. involvement means just one is realistic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/opinion/mideast-talks-noam-chomsky/index.html?eref�ition

Ecuador approves Amazon oil drilling :: Ecuador abandons a scheme that would have paid the country not to drill for oil in pristine parts of Yasuni National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23722204#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beirut bomb may have been suicide attack: minister :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hSoXudSxGds/story01.htm

What Jobs movie got right, wrong :: After months of speculation and hype, the first biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/tech/innovation/steve-jobs-movie/index.html?eref�ition

Zoo life: I'm a dog. No, I'm a lion. I'm a dog ... :: A zoo in China has angered visitors by claiming a hairy dog is a lion, state media says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/world/asia/china-zoo-dog-lion/index.html?eref�ition

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3AOsMbSHy0o/story01.htm

17-Aug-2013 23:14 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kanye West goes wedding ring shopping - New Zealand Herald :: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/entertainment/news/article.cfm?c_id%3D1501119%26objectid%3D10913963

CCTV captures teenager attacking old Sikh man in Britain - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/cctv-captures-teenager-attacking-old-sikh-man-in-britain-1041587.html?utm_source%3Dfwire%26utm_medium%3Dhp

Trader Joe's Sues to Close Canadian Pirate Joe's :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctrader0Ejoes0Esues0Ecanadians0Epirate0Ejoes0Estore0Evancouver0Cstory0Did0F19984384/story01.htm

Usain Bolt Wins Men's 200 Meters at Worlds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3011e728/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cusain0Ebolt0Ewins0Emens0E20A0A0Emeters0Eworlds0E19990A210A/story01.htm

Security Forces Storm Protester-Held Egypt Mosque :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3010619b/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cegypt0Estreet0Ebattles0Eleave0E820Edead0E19987548/story01.htm

Day 2 Begins, With Europe in Lead at Solheim Cup :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301047e3/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ceurope0Ebuilds0Elead0Eamerican0Esoil0E19987549/story01.htm

10 Reasons Buffett Is Buffett (and I'm Not) - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/08/17/10-reasons-buffett-is-buffett-and-im-not/

Up to 100,000 face evacuation in Russia's flood-hit far east :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0dT5pHX9MM8/story01.htm

Tomb Raider: Badger Digs Up Medieval Treasure :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a0/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Ctomb0Eraider0Ebadger0Edigs0Emedieval0Etreasure0Egermany0Cstory0Did0F19961178/story01.htm

Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30104310/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A80Cohio0Eman0Eorders0Eempty0Egun0Esafe0Efinds0E30A0A0Epounds0Eof0Epot0Einside0C/story01.htm

Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30079abc/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Carea0E510Erevealed0Ecia0Espy0Eplane0Edocuments0Cstory0Did0F19977635/story01.htm

Brown Cheered in Second Act, at Least So Far :: On his second tour as governor of California, Jerry Brown has succeeded in ways few would have imagined when he took office in 2010.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/us/brown-cheered-in-second-act-at-least-so-far.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

For the Met, Opera History Lives in a Newark Parking Lot :: The Met stores the sets of about 100 different productions in a storage yard owned by a Newark trucking company called Daybreak Express.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/arts/music/for-the-met-opera-history-lives-in-a-newark-parking-lot.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - SPAIN: French and Spanish police break up human trafficking ring :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-french-and-spanish-police-break-human-trafficking-ring

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Russian culture to take centre stage in world athletics opening ceremony :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130810-russian-culture-take-centre-stage-world-athletics-opening-ceremony

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


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17-Aug-2013 22:13

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

Egypt fears fresh confrontation as West deplores bloodshed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yaPohmmDxo/story01.htm

Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. media sites :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/j262yCJrCTI/story01.htm

Cirque's 'tank man' pic shocks Beijing :: A Cirque du Soleil performance stunned a Beijing audience with an iconic Tiananmen photo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/asia/tank-man-cirque-soleil/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. man 'blew up dog with fireworks' :: A Washington state fireworks seller pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegedly killing his dog by strapping explosives to the Labrador retriever's neck and setting them off, according to the Skamania County prosecutor's office.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/washington-dog-death-fireworks/index.html?eref�ition

The mystery of the vanishing gun inventor :: Victorian machine-gun inventor William Cantelo left home one day and never returned. What happened to him, asks Steve Punt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How much of the science in Breaking Bad is real? :: Breaking Bad - the story of a teacher who makes crystal meth - is in its final episodes. How many of its science scenes reflect reality?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23710654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rockefeller impostor jailed for murder :: A man known for impersonating a Rockefeller was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in the death of his Southern California landlady's son, who disappeared in 1985.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/justice/rockefeller-impersonator-sentence/index.html?eref�ition

The final frontier: Yours for $250,000 :: Virgin Galactic has yet to launch their service to space, yet they've already sold 640 seats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/travel/virgin-galactic-250000-ticket-to-space/index.html?eref�ition

'Big Four' reach star-studded Cincinnati quarters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xbQu-SUhIoM/story01.htm

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/55Mytjd6ulo/story01.htm

Top seeds advance but Bartoli buzz remains :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/bSJlmWzOF7M/story01.htm

Analysis: U.S. retailers say uneven recovery keeps consumers cautious :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JvNdEKyPaaw/story01.htm

Christian churches stormed, torched :: A group reports 30 attacks at Christian churches across Egypt after the county's deadliest day since the 2011 revolution that overthrew Hosni Mubarak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/meast/egypt-church-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook eyes mobile payment feature :: Facebook, the world's largest social networking company, is planning to test a new mobile payment feature for purchases on mobile applications.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23722063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Libya warns oil port protesters :: Libyan PM Ali Zeidan threatens to use force to prevent guards striking at the country's main ports from selling oil outside official channels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23721160#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'That '70s Show' actress dead at 43 :: Actress Lisa Robin Kelly, one of the stars of TV's "That '70s Show," has died, according to her agent, Craig Wyckoff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/showbiz/lisa-robin-kelly-dead/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Warning over 'flash for cash' scam :: Drivers are being warned not to take the apparent generosity of other motorists for granted in a new take on the "crash for cash" insurance scam.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23722573#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Corrie star suspended over rap video :: Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain is suspended by the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted strongly worded videos online.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23723555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Indian navy says three bodies found in submarine, no chance of survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y01fO1p7L0c/story01.htm

Revealed: The truth about Area 51 :: Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/area-51-documents/index.html?eref�ition

Kepler retires from planet-hunting :: Nasa is retiring the Kepler space telescope from planet-hunting because its pointing system is no longer fully functional.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23724344#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Al Qaeda chief: 'I told you so' on Egypt :: Ayman al-Zawahiri, who has warned against Islamist parties taking part in elections, is emerging as a stronger leader than predicted, says Peter Bergen
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/bergen-zawahiri-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Roche gives up on India patent for breast cancer drug :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DikZVyxoMn0/story01.htm

Chomsky on Mideast :: There are three possible outcomes from the current Mideast peace talks, liberal academic Noam Chomsky says, but U.S. involvement means just one is realistic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/opinion/mideast-talks-noam-chomsky/index.html?eref�ition

Ecuador approves Amazon oil drilling :: Ecuador abandons a scheme that would have paid the country not to drill for oil in pristine parts of Yasuni National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23722204#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beirut bomb may have been suicide attack: minister :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hSoXudSxGds/story01.htm

What Jobs movie got right, wrong :: After months of speculation and hype, the first biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/tech/innovation/steve-jobs-movie/index.html?eref�ition

Zoo life: I'm a dog. No, I'm a lion. I'm a dog ... :: A zoo in China has angered visitors by claiming a hairy dog is a lion, state media says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/world/asia/china-zoo-dog-lion/index.html?eref�ition

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3AOsMbSHy0o/story01.htm

17-Aug-2013 22:13 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Drug mules' kidnap claim 'not credible' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/southamerica/peru/10249201/Drug-mules-kidnap-claim-not-credible.html

Usain Bolt Wins Men's 200 Meters at Worlds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3011e728/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cusain0Ebolt0Ewins0Emens0E20A0A0Emeters0Eworlds0E19990A210A/story01.htm

Security Forces Storm Protester-Held Egypt Mosque :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3010619b/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cegypt0Estreet0Ebattles0Eleave0E820Edead0E19987548/story01.htm

Day 2 Begins, With Europe in Lead at Solheim Cup :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301047e3/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ceurope0Ebuilds0Elead0Eamerican0Esoil0E19987549/story01.htm

10 Reasons Buffett Is Buffett (and I'm Not) - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/08/17/10-reasons-buffett-is-buffett-and-im-not/

Up to 100,000 face evacuation in Russia's flood-hit far east :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0dT5pHX9MM8/story01.htm

Tomb Raider: Badger Digs Up Medieval Treasure :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a0/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Ctomb0Eraider0Ebadger0Edigs0Emedieval0Etreasure0Egermany0Cstory0Did0F19961178/story01.htm

Trader Joe's Sues to Close Canadian Pirate Joe's :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctrader0Ejoes0Esues0Ecanadians0Epirate0Ejoes0Estore0Evancouver0Cstory0Did0F19984384/story01.htm

Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30104310/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A80Cohio0Eman0Eorders0Eempty0Egun0Esafe0Efinds0E30A0A0Epounds0Eof0Epot0Einside0C/story01.htm

Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30079abc/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Carea0E510Erevealed0Ecia0Espy0Eplane0Edocuments0Cstory0Did0F19977635/story01.htm

Brown Cheered in Second Act, at Least So Far :: On his second tour as governor of California, Jerry Brown has succeeded in ways few would have imagined when he took office in 2010.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/us/brown-cheered-in-second-act-at-least-so-far.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

For the Met, Opera History Lives in a Newark Parking Lot :: The Met stores the sets of about 100 different productions in a storage yard owned by a Newark trucking company called Daybreak Express.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/arts/music/for-the-met-opera-history-lives-in-a-newark-parking-lot.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - SPAIN: French and Spanish police break up human trafficking ring :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-french-and-spanish-police-break-human-trafficking-ring

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Russian culture to take centre stage in world athletics opening ceremony :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130810-russian-culture-take-centre-stage-world-athletics-opening-ceremony

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

17-Aug-2013 21:12

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

Egypt fears fresh confrontation as West deplores bloodshed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yaPohmmDxo/story01.htm

Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. media sites :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/j262yCJrCTI/story01.htm

Cirque's 'tank man' pic shocks Beijing :: A Cirque du Soleil performance stunned a Beijing audience with an iconic Tiananmen photo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/asia/tank-man-cirque-soleil/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. man 'blew up dog with fireworks' :: A Washington state fireworks seller pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegedly killing his dog by strapping explosives to the Labrador retriever's neck and setting them off, according to the Skamania County prosecutor's office.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/washington-dog-death-fireworks/index.html?eref�ition

The mystery of the vanishing gun inventor :: Victorian machine-gun inventor William Cantelo left home one day and never returned. What happened to him, asks Steve Punt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How much of the science in Breaking Bad is real? :: Breaking Bad - the story of a teacher who makes crystal meth - is in its final episodes. How many of its science scenes reflect reality?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23710654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rockefeller impostor jailed for murder :: A man known for impersonating a Rockefeller was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in the death of his Southern California landlady's son, who disappeared in 1985.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/justice/rockefeller-impersonator-sentence/index.html?eref�ition

The final frontier: Yours for $250,000 :: Virgin Galactic has yet to launch their service to space, yet they've already sold 640 seats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/travel/virgin-galactic-250000-ticket-to-space/index.html?eref�ition

China to probe IBM, Oracle, EMC for security concerns: paper :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/disfFkWiAMw/story01.htm

'Big Four' reach star-studded Cincinnati quarters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xbQu-SUhIoM/story01.htm

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/55Mytjd6ulo/story01.htm

Top seeds advance but Bartoli buzz remains :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/bSJlmWzOF7M/story01.htm

Analysis: U.S. retailers say uneven recovery keeps consumers cautious :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JvNdEKyPaaw/story01.htm

Christian churches stormed, torched :: A group reports 30 attacks at Christian churches across Egypt after the county's deadliest day since the 2011 revolution that overthrew Hosni Mubarak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/meast/egypt-church-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook eyes mobile payment feature :: Facebook, the world's largest social networking company, is planning to test a new mobile payment feature for purchases on mobile applications.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23722063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Libya warns oil port protesters :: Libyan PM Ali Zeidan threatens to use force to prevent guards striking at the country's main ports from selling oil outside official channels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23721160#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'That '70s Show' actress dead at 43 :: Actress Lisa Robin Kelly, one of the stars of TV's "That '70s Show," has died, according to her agent, Craig Wyckoff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/showbiz/lisa-robin-kelly-dead/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Warning over 'flash for cash' scam :: Drivers are being warned not to take the apparent generosity of other motorists for granted in a new take on the "crash for cash" insurance scam.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23722573#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Corrie star suspended over rap video :: Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain is suspended by the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted strongly worded videos online.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23723555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Indian navy says three bodies found in submarine, no chance of survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y01fO1p7L0c/story01.htm

Revealed: The truth about Area 51 :: Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/area-51-documents/index.html?eref�ition

Kepler retires from planet-hunting :: Nasa is retiring the Kepler space telescope from planet-hunting because its pointing system is no longer fully functional.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23724344#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Al Qaeda chief: 'I told you so' on Egypt :: Ayman al-Zawahiri, who has warned against Islamist parties taking part in elections, is emerging as a stronger leader than predicted, says Peter Bergen
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/bergen-zawahiri-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Roche gives up on India patent for breast cancer drug :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DikZVyxoMn0/story01.htm

Chomsky on Mideast :: There are three possible outcomes from the current Mideast peace talks, liberal academic Noam Chomsky says, but U.S. involvement means just one is realistic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/opinion/mideast-talks-noam-chomsky/index.html?eref�ition

Ecuador approves Amazon oil drilling :: Ecuador abandons a scheme that would have paid the country not to drill for oil in pristine parts of Yasuni National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23722204#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beirut bomb may have been suicide attack: minister :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hSoXudSxGds/story01.htm

What Jobs movie got right, wrong :: After months of speculation and hype, the first biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/tech/innovation/steve-jobs-movie/index.html?eref�ition

Zoo life: I'm a dog. No, I'm a lion. I'm a dog ... :: A zoo in China has angered visitors by claiming a hairy dog is a lion, state media says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/world/asia/china-zoo-dog-lion/index.html?eref�ition

17-Aug-2013 21:12 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kanye West shops for wedding rings - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D111149

Drug mules' kidnap claim 'not credible' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/southamerica/peru/10249201/Drug-mules-kidnap-claim-not-credible.html

Philippines suspends hunt for ferry disaster survivors; 32 dead, 170 missing - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/world/philippines-suspends-hunt-for-ferry-disaster-survivors-32-dead-170-missing-1041527.html

Usain Bolt Wins Men's 200 Meters at Worlds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3011e728/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cusain0Ebolt0Ewins0Emens0E20A0A0Emeters0Eworlds0E19990A210A/story01.htm

Security Forces Storm Protester-Held Egypt Mosque :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3010619b/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cegypt0Estreet0Ebattles0Eleave0E820Edead0E19987548/story01.htm

Day 2 Begins, With Europe in Lead at Solheim Cup :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301047e3/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ceurope0Ebuilds0Elead0Eamerican0Esoil0E19987549/story01.htm

10 Reasons Buffett Is Buffett (and I'm Not) - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/08/17/10-reasons-buffett-is-buffett-and-im-not/

Up to 100,000 face evacuation in Russia's flood-hit far east :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0dT5pHX9MM8/story01.htm

Tomb Raider: Badger Digs Up Medieval Treasure :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a0/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Ctomb0Eraider0Ebadger0Edigs0Emedieval0Etreasure0Egermany0Cstory0Did0F19961178/story01.htm

Trader Joe's Sues to Close Canadian Pirate Joe's :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctrader0Ejoes0Esues0Ecanadians0Epirate0Ejoes0Estore0Evancouver0Cstory0Did0F19984384/story01.htm

Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30104310/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A80Cohio0Eman0Eorders0Eempty0Egun0Esafe0Efinds0E30A0A0Epounds0Eof0Epot0Einside0C/story01.htm

Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30079abc/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Carea0E510Erevealed0Ecia0Espy0Eplane0Edocuments0Cstory0Did0F19977635/story01.htm

Brown Cheered in Second Act, at Least So Far :: On his second tour as governor of California, Jerry Brown has succeeded in ways few would have imagined when he took office in 2010.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/us/brown-cheered-in-second-act-at-least-so-far.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

For the Met, Opera History Lives in a Newark Parking Lot :: The Met stores the sets of about 100 different productions in a storage yard owned by a Newark trucking company called Daybreak Express.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/arts/music/for-the-met-opera-history-lives-in-a-newark-parking-lot.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - SPAIN: French and Spanish police break up human trafficking ring :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-french-and-spanish-police-break-human-trafficking-ring

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Russian culture to take centre stage in world athletics opening ceremony :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130810-russian-culture-take-centre-stage-world-athletics-opening-ceremony


10

17-Aug-2013 20:11

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

Egypt fears fresh confrontation as West deplores bloodshed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yaPohmmDxo/story01.htm

Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. media sites :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/j262yCJrCTI/story01.htm

Cirque's 'tank man' pic shocks Beijing :: A Cirque du Soleil performance stunned a Beijing audience with an iconic Tiananmen photo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/asia/tank-man-cirque-soleil/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. man 'blew up dog with fireworks' :: A Washington state fireworks seller pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegedly killing his dog by strapping explosives to the Labrador retriever's neck and setting them off, according to the Skamania County prosecutor's office.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/washington-dog-death-fireworks/index.html?eref�ition

The mystery of the vanishing gun inventor :: Victorian machine-gun inventor William Cantelo left home one day and never returned. What happened to him, asks Steve Punt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How much of the science in Breaking Bad is real? :: Breaking Bad - the story of a teacher who makes crystal meth - is in its final episodes. How many of its science scenes reflect reality?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23710654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rockefeller impostor jailed for murder :: A man known for impersonating a Rockefeller was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in the death of his Southern California landlady's son, who disappeared in 1985.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/justice/rockefeller-impersonator-sentence/index.html?eref�ition

The final frontier: Yours for $250,000 :: Virgin Galactic has yet to launch their service to space, yet they've already sold 640 seats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/travel/virgin-galactic-250000-ticket-to-space/index.html?eref�ition

China to probe IBM, Oracle, EMC for security concerns: paper :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/disfFkWiAMw/story01.htm

'Big Four' reach star-studded Cincinnati quarters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xbQu-SUhIoM/story01.htm

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/55Mytjd6ulo/story01.htm

Top seeds advance but Bartoli buzz remains :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/bSJlmWzOF7M/story01.htm

Analysis: U.S. retailers say uneven recovery keeps consumers cautious :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JvNdEKyPaaw/story01.htm

Christian churches stormed, torched :: A group reports 30 attacks at Christian churches across Egypt after the county's deadliest day since the 2011 revolution that overthrew Hosni Mubarak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/meast/egypt-church-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook eyes mobile payment feature :: Facebook, the world's largest social networking company, is planning to test a new mobile payment feature for purchases on mobile applications.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23722063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Libya warns oil port protesters :: Libyan PM Ali Zeidan threatens to use force to prevent guards striking at the country's main ports from selling oil outside official channels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23721160#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'That '70s Show' actress dead at 43 :: Actress Lisa Robin Kelly, one of the stars of TV's "That '70s Show," has died, according to her agent, Craig Wyckoff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/showbiz/lisa-robin-kelly-dead/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Warning over 'flash for cash' scam :: Drivers are being warned not to take the apparent generosity of other motorists for granted in a new take on the "crash for cash" insurance scam.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23722573#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Corrie star suspended over rap video :: Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain is suspended by the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted strongly worded videos online.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23723555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Indian navy says three bodies found in submarine, no chance of survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y01fO1p7L0c/story01.htm

Revealed: The truth about Area 51 :: Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/area-51-documents/index.html?eref�ition

Kepler retires from planet-hunting :: Nasa is retiring the Kepler space telescope from planet-hunting because its pointing system is no longer fully functional.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23724344#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Al Qaeda chief: 'I told you so' on Egypt :: Ayman al-Zawahiri, who has warned against Islamist parties taking part in elections, is emerging as a stronger leader than predicted, says Peter Bergen
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/bergen-zawahiri-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Roche gives up on India patent for breast cancer drug :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DikZVyxoMn0/story01.htm

Chomsky on Mideast :: There are three possible outcomes from the current Mideast peace talks, liberal academic Noam Chomsky says, but U.S. involvement means just one is realistic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/opinion/mideast-talks-noam-chomsky/index.html?eref�ition

Ecuador approves Amazon oil drilling :: Ecuador abandons a scheme that would have paid the country not to drill for oil in pristine parts of Yasuni National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23722204#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beirut bomb may have been suicide attack: minister :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hSoXudSxGds/story01.htm

What Jobs movie got right, wrong :: After months of speculation and hype, the first biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/tech/innovation/steve-jobs-movie/index.html?eref�ition

Zoo life: I'm a dog. No, I'm a lion. I'm a dog ... :: A zoo in China has angered visitors by claiming a hairy dog is a lion, state media says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/world/asia/china-zoo-dog-lion/index.html?eref�ition

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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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aston Villa beats Arsenal 3-1 in opener - SI.com :: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2013/soccer/wires/08/17/2050.ap.soc.arsenal.aston.villa.2nd.ld.writethru.1029/

Usain Bolt Wins Men's 200 Meters at Worlds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3011e728/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cusain0Ebolt0Ewins0Emens0E20A0A0Emeters0Eworlds0E19990A210A/story01.htm

Security Forces Storm Protester-Held Egypt Mosque :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3010619b/sc/40/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cegypt0Estreet0Ebattles0Eleave0E820Edead0E19987548/story01.htm

Day 2 Begins, With Europe in Lead at Solheim Cup :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301047e3/sc/13/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Ceurope0Ebuilds0Elead0Eamerican0Esoil0E19987549/story01.htm

10 Reasons Buffett Is Buffett (and I'm Not) - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/08/17/10-reasons-buffett-is-buffett-and-im-not/

Up to 100,000 face evacuation in Russia's flood-hit far east :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0dT5pHX9MM8/story01.htm

Tomb Raider: Badger Digs Up Medieval Treasure :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a0/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Ctomb0Eraider0Ebadger0Edigs0Emedieval0Etreasure0Egermany0Cstory0Did0F19961178/story01.htm

Trader Joe's Sues to Close Canadian Pirate Joe's :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/301061a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctrader0Ejoes0Esues0Ecanadians0Epirate0Ejoes0Estore0Evancouver0Cstory0Did0F19984384/story01.htm

Man Orders Empty Gun Safe, Finds 300 Pounds of Pot Inside :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30104310/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C0A80Cohio0Eman0Eorders0Eempty0Egun0Esafe0Efinds0E30A0A0Epounds0Eof0Epot0Einside0C/story01.htm

Area 51 Revealed in CIA Spy Plane Documents :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30079abc/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Carea0E510Erevealed0Ecia0Espy0Eplane0Edocuments0Cstory0Did0F19977635/story01.htm

Brown Cheered in Second Act, at Least So Far :: On his second tour as governor of California, Jerry Brown has succeeded in ways few would have imagined when he took office in 2010.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/us/brown-cheered-in-second-act-at-least-so-far.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

For the Met, Opera History Lives in a Newark Parking Lot :: The Met stores the sets of about 100 different productions in a storage yard owned by a Newark trucking company called Daybreak Express.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/08/17/arts/music/for-the-met-opera-history-lives-in-a-newark-parking-lot.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

FRANCE - SPAIN: French and Spanish police break up human trafficking ring :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130810-french-and-spanish-police-break-human-trafficking-ring

REPORT: WORLD ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS 2013: Russian culture to take centre stage in world athletics opening ceremony :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20130810-russian-culture-take-centre-stage-world-athletics-opening-ceremony

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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17-Aug-2013 19:10

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

Egypt fears fresh confrontation as West deplores bloodshed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9yaPohmmDxo/story01.htm

Hackers use new tactic to attack U.S. media sites :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/j262yCJrCTI/story01.htm

Cirque's 'tank man' pic shocks Beijing :: A Cirque du Soleil performance stunned a Beijing audience with an iconic Tiananmen photo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/asia/tank-man-cirque-soleil/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. man 'blew up dog with fireworks' :: A Washington state fireworks seller pleaded not guilty Thursday to allegedly killing his dog by strapping explosives to the Labrador retriever's neck and setting them off, according to the Skamania County prosecutor's office.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/washington-dog-death-fireworks/index.html?eref�ition

The mystery of the vanishing gun inventor :: Victorian machine-gun inventor William Cantelo left home one day and never returned. What happened to him, asks Steve Punt.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23709471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How much of the science in Breaking Bad is real? :: Breaking Bad - the story of a teacher who makes crystal meth - is in its final episodes. How many of its science scenes reflect reality?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23710654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rockefeller impostor jailed for murder :: A man known for impersonating a Rockefeller was sentenced Thursday to 27 years to life in the death of his Southern California landlady's son, who disappeared in 1985.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/justice/rockefeller-impersonator-sentence/index.html?eref�ition

The final frontier: Yours for $250,000 :: Virgin Galactic has yet to launch their service to space, yet they've already sold 640 seats.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/travel/virgin-galactic-250000-ticket-to-space/index.html?eref�ition

China to probe IBM, Oracle, EMC for security concerns: paper :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/disfFkWiAMw/story01.htm

'Big Four' reach star-studded Cincinnati quarters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/xbQu-SUhIoM/story01.htm

Strong quake shakes central New Zealand, causes minor damage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/55Mytjd6ulo/story01.htm

Top seeds advance but Bartoli buzz remains :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/bSJlmWzOF7M/story01.htm

Analysis: U.S. retailers say uneven recovery keeps consumers cautious :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JvNdEKyPaaw/story01.htm

Christian churches stormed, torched :: A group reports 30 attacks at Christian churches across Egypt after the county's deadliest day since the 2011 revolution that overthrew Hosni Mubarak.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/world/meast/egypt-church-attacks/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook eyes mobile payment feature :: Facebook, the world's largest social networking company, is planning to test a new mobile payment feature for purchases on mobile applications.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23722063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Libya warns oil port protesters :: Libyan PM Ali Zeidan threatens to use force to prevent guards striking at the country's main ports from selling oil outside official channels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-23721160#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'That '70s Show' actress dead at 43 :: Actress Lisa Robin Kelly, one of the stars of TV's "That '70s Show," has died, according to her agent, Craig Wyckoff.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/showbiz/lisa-robin-kelly-dead/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Warning over 'flash for cash' scam :: Drivers are being warned not to take the apparent generosity of other motorists for granted in a new take on the "crash for cash" insurance scam.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-23722573#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Corrie star suspended over rap video :: Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain is suspended by the soap after being exposed as a masked rapper who posted strongly worded videos online.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23723555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Indian navy says three bodies found in submarine, no chance of survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y01fO1p7L0c/story01.htm

Revealed: The truth about Area 51 :: Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/us/area-51-documents/index.html?eref�ition

Kepler retires from planet-hunting :: Nasa is retiring the Kepler space telescope from planet-hunting because its pointing system is no longer fully functional.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-23724344#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Al Qaeda chief: 'I told you so' on Egypt :: Ayman al-Zawahiri, who has warned against Islamist parties taking part in elections, is emerging as a stronger leader than predicted, says Peter Bergen
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/opinion/bergen-zawahiri-egypt/index.html?eref�ition

Roche gives up on India patent for breast cancer drug :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/DikZVyxoMn0/story01.htm

Chomsky on Mideast :: There are three possible outcomes from the current Mideast peace talks, liberal academic Noam Chomsky says, but U.S. involvement means just one is realistic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/opinion/mideast-talks-noam-chomsky/index.html?eref�ition

Ecuador approves Amazon oil drilling :: Ecuador abandons a scheme that would have paid the country not to drill for oil in pristine parts of Yasuni National Park in the Amazon rainforest.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23722204#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beirut bomb may have been suicide attack: minister :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hSoXudSxGds/story01.htm

What Jobs movie got right, wrong :: After months of speculation and hype, the first biopic about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs hits theaters Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/15/tech/innovation/steve-jobs-movie/index.html?eref�ition

Zoo life: I'm a dog. No, I'm a lion. I'm a dog ... :: A zoo in China has angered visitors by claiming a hairy dog is a lion, state media says.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/16/world/asia/china-zoo-dog-lion/index.html?eref�ition