Thursday, September 5, 2013

05-Sep-2013 23:43

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Laser-surgery gets edge on cancer :: A laser-microscope could lead to more precise brain cancer surgery by clearly highlighting the edges of a tumour, US researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23960772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Texas school stabbings: Teen charged :: [Breaking news alert at 12:07 p.m. Wednesday]
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/justice/texas-high-school-stabbings/index.html?eref�ition

05-Sep-2013 23:43 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

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

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

Sheppey Crash: 100 Cars Collide On Bridge - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1137389/sheppey-crash-100-cars-collide-on-bridge

Robin Thicke: I Don't Know If I'd Be Alive Without Paula Patton :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30db19fa/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Crobin0Ethicke0Ealive0Epaula0Epatton0Cstory0Did0F20A16810A4/story01.htm

Samsung's 4K curved OLED TV, a printer that plays music, and more concepts ... - CNET :: http://reviews.cnet.com/2300-35205_7-10018131.html

10 Questions for John Mayer :: Singer-songwriter John Mayer on throat surgery, his new album, life in Montana and the DIY music industry
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2150619,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Snooki: 'I Really Want a Butt' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d71910/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Csnooki0Edancing0Estars0Egoals0Ebutt0Cstory0Did0F20A157661/story01.htm

The Goodfellas of Wall Street - Wall Street Pit :: http://wallstreetpit.com/101033-the-goodfellas-of-wall-street/

What to Know Before Renting Online :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d37fbe/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Cthings0Emind0Erenting0Eonline0Cstory0Did0F20A160A217/story01.htm

Charlie Munger: Lessons From an Investing Giant - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324324404579044891534700108.html

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

John Q.: How Real Is This Horror Story? :: THE HOLLYWOOD VERSION
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1001966,00.html?pcd=pw-magic


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05-Sep-2013 22:42

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Ohio captor 'needed suicide watch' :: A lawyer for Ariel Castro, who kept women captive in Cleveland, Ohio, criticises prison authorities for taking his client off suicide watch.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Laser-surgery gets edge on cancer :: A laser-microscope could lead to more precise brain cancer surgery by clearly highlighting the edges of a tumour, US researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23960772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

05-Sep-2013 22:42 Syria

Global shares gain, gold falls as Syria strike looks limited :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MrBjz58zjuY/story01.htm

Exclusive: Former Syria defense minister defects in break with Assad :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gcAB6y12iec/story01.htm

Putin presses US Congress over Syria, says Kerry lied :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cn6SyB48mGo/story01.htm

Op-Ed Columnist: Shadow of a Doubt :: A bewildering time in bizarro world: all the sides are scrambled as the shadow of Iraq looms over Syria.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/dowd-shadow-of-a-doubt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: On Syria, a U.N. Vote Isn't Optional :: For all its failings, the post-1945 legal order has made for a safer world.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/on-syria-a-un-vote-isnt-optional.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Arm and Shame :: The United States should definitely respond to Syria's murder of innocent civilians with poison gas. But a limited "shock and awe" missile attack isn't the best strategy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/friedman-arm-and-shame.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama, Putin in showdown as Syria put on G20 menu - Channel News Asia :: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/obama-putin-in-showdown/803778.html

Senate committee authorizes limited military response in Syria - NBCNews.com (blog) :: http://worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/2013/09/05/20306844-senate-committee-authorizes-limited-military-response-in-syria?lite

Syria crisis: China joins Russia in opposing military strikes - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/sep/05/syria-china-russia-opposing-military-strikes

Sarin traces found in Syria chemical weapons attack, British government says - CNN (blog) :: http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/meast/syria-civil-war/

Pressure grows on Obama over Syria at G20 summit :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/vdGOfTNq5GY/story01.htm

The Cult of Bashar Assad :: Even the Syrian President's father didn't want him to rule Syria. But the accidental dictator won't give in
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2151161,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Kerry portrait of Syria rebels at odds with intelligence reports :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rP7grqm7yqQ/story01.htm

Brutality of Syrian Rebels Posing Dilemma in West :: Many Syrian rebels have adopted some of the chillingly ruthless tactics of the government, raising the prospect that a military strike could strengthen extremists.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/world/middleeast/brutality-of-syrian-rebels-pose-dilemma-in-west.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What Sir William Would Do in Syria :: Intervention in Syria without a political plan for peace is folly.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/opinion/what-sir-william-would-do-in-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Right Questions on Syria :: Sitting on our hands as Syrians are slaughtered is not "pro-peace."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/opinion/kristof-the-right-questions-on-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

War-Wary Republicans Distrust Plan for Syrian Strike :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d31f69/sc/20/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C0A90Cwar0Ewary0Erepublicans0Edistrust0Eplan0Efor0Esyrian0Estrike0C/story01.htm

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

FRANCE - SYRIA: France to declassify secret documents detailing Syria's arsenal of chemical weapons :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130901-france-declassify-secret-documents-detailing-syrias-arsenal-chemical-weapons


Syria

05-Sep-2013 21:41

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Ohio captor 'needed suicide watch' :: A lawyer for Ariel Castro, who kept women captive in Cleveland, Ohio, criticises prison authorities for taking his client off suicide watch.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Laser-surgery gets edge on cancer :: A laser-microscope could lead to more precise brain cancer surgery by clearly highlighting the edges of a tumour, US researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23960772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

05-Sep-2013 21:41 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

10 Questions for John Mayer :: Singer-songwriter John Mayer on throat surgery, his new album, life in Montana and the DIY music industry
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2150619,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

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

Over 100 vehicles crash on bridge in England - Irish Times :: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/uk/over-100-vehicles-crash-on-bridge-in-england-1.1517158

10 things that could go very wrong if we attack Syria - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/09/05/10-things-that-could-go-very-wrong-if-we-attack-syria/

Jack Nicholson: The actor's 10 most unforgettable lines - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/jack-nicholson-10-most-unforgettable-2253085

The Universal Credit debacle is the fault of the Civil Service, not Iain Duncan Smith - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/10288977/The-Universal-Credit-debacle-is-the-fault-of-the-Civil-Service-not-Iain-Duncan-Smith.html

Robin Thicke: I Don't Know If I'd Be Alive Without Paula Patton - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/robin-thicke-alive-paula-patton/story?id%3D20168104

Snooki: 'I Really Want a Butt' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d71910/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Csnooki0Edancing0Estars0Egoals0Ebutt0Cstory0Did0F20A157661/story01.htm

The Goodfellas of Wall Street - Wall Street Pit :: http://wallstreetpit.com/101033-the-goodfellas-of-wall-street/

What to Know Before Renting Online :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d37fbe/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Cthings0Emind0Erenting0Eonline0Cstory0Did0F20A160A217/story01.htm

Charlie Munger: Lessons From an Investing Giant - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324324404579044891534700108.html

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

John Q.: How Real Is This Horror Story? :: THE HOLLYWOOD VERSION
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1001966,00.html?pcd=pw-magic


10

05-Sep-2013 20:40

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Ohio captor 'needed suicide watch' :: A lawyer for Ariel Castro, who kept women captive in Cleveland, Ohio, criticises prison authorities for taking his client off suicide watch.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Texas school stabbings: Teen charged :: [Breaking news alert at 12:07 p.m. Wednesday]
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/justice/texas-high-school-stabbings/index.html?eref�ition

05-Sep-2013 20:40 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

10 Questions for John Mayer :: Singer-songwriter John Mayer on throat surgery, his new album, life in Montana and the DIY music industry
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2150619,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

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

Over 100 vehicles crash on bridge in England - Irish Times :: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/world/uk/over-100-vehicles-crash-on-bridge-in-england-1.1517158

BoE holds fire, investors bet on earlier rate hike - euronews :: http://www.euronews.com/business-newswires/2104242-boe-holds-fire-investors-bet-on-earlier-rate-hike/

Snooki: 'I Really Want a Butt' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d71910/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Csnooki0Edancing0Estars0Egoals0Ebutt0Cstory0Did0F20A157661/story01.htm

The Goodfellas of Wall Street - Wall Street Pit :: http://wallstreetpit.com/101033-the-goodfellas-of-wall-street/

What to Know Before Renting Online :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d37fbe/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Cthings0Emind0Erenting0Eonline0Cstory0Did0F20A160A217/story01.htm

Charlie Munger: Lessons From an Investing Giant - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324324404579044891534700108.html

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

John Q.: How Real Is This Horror Story? :: THE HOLLYWOOD VERSION
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1001966,00.html?pcd=pw-magic


10

05-Sep-2013 19:39

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Ohio captor 'needed suicide watch' :: A lawyer for Ariel Castro, who kept women captive in Cleveland, Ohio, criticises prison authorities for taking his client off suicide watch.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

Laser-surgery gets edge on cancer :: A laser-microscope could lead to more precise brain cancer surgery by clearly highlighting the edges of a tumour, US researchers say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-23960772#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

05-Sep-2013 19:39 Syria

Global shares gain, gold falls as Syria strike looks limited :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MrBjz58zjuY/story01.htm

Exclusive: Former Syria defense minister defects in break with Assad :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/gcAB6y12iec/story01.htm

Putin presses US Congress over Syria, says Kerry lied :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Cn6SyB48mGo/story01.htm

Op-Ed Columnist: Shadow of a Doubt :: A bewildering time in bizarro world: all the sides are scrambled as the shadow of Iraq looms over Syria.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/dowd-shadow-of-a-doubt.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: On Syria, a U.N. Vote Isn't Optional :: For all its failings, the post-1945 legal order has made for a safer world.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/on-syria-a-un-vote-isnt-optional.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Arm and Shame :: The United States should definitely respond to Syria's murder of innocent civilians with poison gas. But a limited "shock and awe" missile attack isn't the best strategy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/04/opinion/friedman-arm-and-shame.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Numbers in Congress Show Obama Far From Approval on Syria - Bloomberg :: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-09-05/numbers-in-congress-show-obama-far-from-approval-on-syria.html

Pressure grows on Obama over Syria at G20 summit - The Daily Star :: http://www.dailystar.com.lb/News/Middle-East/2013/Sep-05/230121-pressure-mounts-on-obama-over-syria-at-g20-summit.ashx

Russian ships near Syria to evacuate civilians - Kansas City Star :: http://www.kansascity.com/2013/09/05/4459120/russia-says-us-evidence-on-syria.html

Sarin traces found in Syria chemical weapons attack, British government says - CNN :: http://www.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/meast/syria-civil-war/

Syria crisis: Senate resolution like Goldilocks' porridge - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967166

Pressure grows on Obama over Syria at G20 summit :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/vdGOfTNq5GY/story01.htm

The Cult of Bashar Assad :: Even the Syrian President's father didn't want him to rule Syria. But the accidental dictator won't give in
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2151161,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Kerry portrait of Syria rebels at odds with intelligence reports :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/rP7grqm7yqQ/story01.htm

Brutality of Syrian Rebels Posing Dilemma in West :: Many Syrian rebels have adopted some of the chillingly ruthless tactics of the government, raising the prospect that a military strike could strengthen extremists.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/world/middleeast/brutality-of-syrian-rebels-pose-dilemma-in-west.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What Sir William Would Do in Syria :: Intervention in Syria without a political plan for peace is folly.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/opinion/what-sir-william-would-do-in-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Right Questions on Syria :: Sitting on our hands as Syrians are slaughtered is not "pro-peace."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/05/opinion/kristof-the-right-questions-on-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

War-Wary Republicans Distrust Plan for Syrian Strike :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/30d31f69/sc/20/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C0A90Cwar0Ewary0Erepublicans0Edistrust0Eplan0Efor0Esyrian0Estrike0C/story01.htm

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

FRANCE - SYRIA: France to declassify secret documents detailing Syria's arsenal of chemical weapons :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130901-france-declassify-secret-documents-detailing-syrias-arsenal-chemical-weapons


Syria

05-Sep-2013 18:38

Open Mic: Syria :: CNN asks Londoners their opinions on the Syrian crisis and how they would respond.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/08/29/natpkg-open-mic-uk-syria.cnn.html?eref�ition

Village pins hopes on tourism :: Wandering through this remote village nestled among ancient forests and bamboo groves in China's poorest province, it's easy to imagine that life here has changed little over the centuries.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/world/asia/china-rural-tourism/index.html?eref�ition

Hyperloop vs. world's fastest trains :: Just how fast would the Hyperloop transportation system envisioned by entrepreneur Elon Musk have to be? Try more than twice as fast as the fastest commercial train in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/12/tech/innovation/hyperloop-fastest-trains/index.html?eref�ition

'Space stations' to transform Riyadh :: Can car-loving Saudis be convinced to step out of their air-conditioned comfort and take public transport?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/07/31/business/saudi-arabia-riyadh-metro-transportation-project/index.html?eref�ition

25 great skyscrapers :: China may have just topped out on its new tallest building -- the 632-meter Shanghai Tower -- but if plans underway in Changsha come to fruition, that building will hold the title until only April 2014 when the country's 838-meter Sky City is completed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/06/travel/25-great-skyscrapers/index.html?eref�ition

Emirates aims for high flyers :: For those that love the luxury of first class air travel but loathe the imposition of having to share it with others, Emirates thinks it has the aircraft for you.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/07/travel/emirates-executive-airbus-private-jet/index.html?eref�ition

Google Street View inside A380 :: Not content with climbing Mount Fuji or scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Google Street View team has once again stretched the limits of their brief, this time with a full tour inside an Emirates Airbus A380.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/05/travel/google-street-view-airbus-a380/index.html?eref�ition

Girl catches big catfish by hand :: Girls in Texas go "noodling" for big catfish using their bare hands. WFAA reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/08/25/tx-fish-noodling.wfaa.html?eref�ition

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uLgZKZ-CEzA/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iD0v-BmZ42k/story01.htm

Cleveland kidnapper Castro commits suicide in prison cell :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZIhDMIq3Q2Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: Would you hire a tattooed employee? :: BBC Newsnight explores the history of tattoos and asks whether people who decorate their bodies are less employable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-23967878#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Spit gum... then see your face :: An artist is using discarded DNA to recreate strangers' faces.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/tech/innovation/dna-face-sculptures/index.html?eref�ition

Fukushima: How did we get here? :: As radiation levels hit new highs, we examine the problems and potential solutions at Japan's stricken Fukushima plant.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/world/asia/japan-fukushima-nuclear-crisis-explainer/index.html?eref�ition

Can a prison cell ever be suicide-proof? :: Ariel Castro, the Cleveland kidnapper, has been found dead in his prison cell, after hanging himself. So is it possible to make a cell suicide-proof?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23951747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance :: A beginner's guide to tax avoidance
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-23961470#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. resolution on Syria strike passes first hurdle in Senate :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/MPB6I4l9M1A/story01.htm

New RBI chief Rajan raises hopes with action plan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/kb1vVr6-xwM/story01.htm

Chile judges apologise for past role :: Chile's judiciary makes an unprecedented apology for failing victims of abuse during the military rule of Gen Pinochet in the 1970s and 1980s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-23967816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Samsung and Qualcomm make foray into smartwatch market :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wNfCTnY9Txg/story01.htm

Palin offends with 'Allah' comment :: "Let Allah sort it out."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/obeidallah-palin-arabic/index.html?eref�ition

Syria: Start of Mideast sectarian war? :: As they contemplate military action against Syria, one of many considerations members of Congress and Obama administration officials have to weigh is how a U.S. strike against the regime of Bashar al-Assad might effect the already complicated, even poisonous, state of Sunni-Shia relations in the region.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/opinion/bergen-sectarian-war-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Oklahoma orders father's extradition in Native American adoption case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9vfm2Y6g8kk/story01.htm

Ohio captor 'needed suicide watch' :: A lawyer for Ariel Castro, who kept women captive in Cleveland, Ohio, criticises prison authorities for taking his client off suicide watch.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23967581#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Moody's says India inflation and fiscal metrics remain weaker than peers :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GYMQofmkKGk/story01.htm

Santiago's red light jugglers :: Every few minutes, some of Santiago's busiest road junctions become improvised stages as jugglers perform for their temporary audience of drivers waiting at the traffic lights.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-23896316#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Fears of gun registry prompt NRA to back lawsuit against surveillance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hEjOrVXur34/story01.htm

The animals mistaken for spies :: The storks, vultures and squirrels suspected of espionage
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-23962379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Chinese railway that time forgot :: No city better exemplifies China's investment in its western interior than Chengdu, the booming capital of Sichuan, famous for pandas and spicy food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/travel/china-chengdu-jiayang-railway/index.html?eref�ition

Usain Bolt to retire after Rio 2016 :: During the world championships in Moscow last month, sprint king Usain Bolt was asked how long he intended to keep running. He kept reporters guessing and some thought he wouldn't last until the next Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/04/sport/usain-bolt-retire-rio-olympics/index.html?eref�ition