Friday, September 13, 2013

13-Sep-2013 22:57

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

Judge frees Montana bride accused of shoving husband off cliff :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5r3BA_8uFZY/story01.htm

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm

VIDEO: Waterspouts form over Lake Michigan :: Amateur video has emerged in the US of two waterspouts forming over Lake Michigan, Wisconsin.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24075738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet the world's ugliest animal :: With the grandiloquence befitting such an occasion, Simon Watt, the British biologist, television personality and "president for life" of the Ugly Animal Preservation Society, made the long-anticipated announcement Thursday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/travel/blobfish-ugly-animal/index.html?eref�ition

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My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/booming/bad-dog.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Aging Out of Autism :: A new study suggests symptoms can fade with time
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2134524,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Graduates students express concerns with design of Munger residence hall - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/news/students-weigh-proposed-graduate-dorm

Donors flooded state level PACs with big checks - Sunlight Foundation Reporting Group :: http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/2013/statepacs/

Falling For the Job :: Hiring is a lot like dating, say the new startups that want to play matchmaker between employers and job seekers. And you don't have to show up with flowers
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2151168,00.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

FRANCE - CHINA: Chinese baby milk company partners with French dairy firms to polish its image :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130908-chinese-baby-milk-companies-partner-french-dairy-firms-polish-their-image

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

FRANCE: French schools to display Secular Charter with rules on religion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130909-french-schools-display-secular-charter-rules-religion

Balloonist trying to cross Atlantic with 400 balloons ditches in Newfoundland - The Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/balloonist-trying-to-cross-atlantic-with-400-balloons-ditches-in-newfoundland/article14308785/

Samuel Eto'o: I never wanted to work with José Mourinho. I got it wrong - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/football/2013/sep/13/samuel-eto-o-jose-mourinho-chelsea

Balloonist trying to cross Atlantic with 400 balloons ditches in Newfoundland - The Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/balloonist-trying-to-cross-atlantic-with-400-balloons-ditches-in-newfoundland/article14308785/

Sara Gilbert knew she was gay after making out with Johnny Galecki - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/gossip/la-et-mg-sara-gilbert-johnny-galecki-gay-making-out-20130913,0,3012743.story

Critic's Notebook: Homophobia and Hip-Hop: A Confession Breaks a Barrier :: Mister Cee discussed some of the particulars of his indiscretions with a frankness that has virtually been unheard of in the genre.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/14/arts/music/homophobia-and-hip-hop-a-confession-breaks-a-barrier.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Grand Theft Auto 5 – inside the creative process with Dan Houser - The Guardian (blog) :: http://www.theguardian.com/technology/gamesblog/2013/sep/13/grand-theft-auto-5-dan-houser

Boehner Seeking Democrats' Help on Fiscal Talks :: As Speaker John A. Boehner sought a deal to avert a government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling, a bloc of Republicans demanded a delay in the federal health care law, which the White House called "a nonstarter."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/us/politics/at-meeting-with-treasury-secretary-boehner-pressed-for-debt-ceiling-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Ray Dolby, Who Put Moviegoers in the Middle, Is Dead at 80 :: Dr. Dolby, who founded Dolby Laboratories, transformed cinema and home entertainment with the development of Dolby digital surround sound.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/business/ray-dolby-who-put-moviegoers-in-the-middle-is-dead-at-80.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Romanian immigrants 'the same as British with holiday homes abroad' - The Times (subscription) :: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/news/uk/article3868571.ece?CMP%3DOTH-gnws-standard-2013_09_13

New iPhone met with a shrug by many Chinese gadget lovers - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/business/iPhone%2Bwith%2Bshrug%2Bmany%2BChinese%2Bgadget%2Blovers/8909385/story.html

Opinionator: A Brilliant Mess :: The world's oldest constitutional democracy, in all its inconsistent, incoherent cacophony, is there for the world to watch in the standoff with Syria.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/a-brilliant-mess/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Syrian envoy Brahimi to hold joint talks with Kerry, Lavrov :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LwhyABN0gyw/story01.htm


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13-Sep-2013 21:56

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

Judge frees Montana bride accused of shoving husband off cliff :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5r3BA_8uFZY/story01.htm

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm

VIDEO: Waterspouts form over Lake Michigan :: Amateur video has emerged in the US of two waterspouts forming over Lake Michigan, Wisconsin.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24075738#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Meet the world's ugliest animal :: With the grandiloquence befitting such an occasion, Simon Watt, the British biologist, television personality and "president for life" of the Ugly Animal Preservation Society, made the long-anticipated announcement Thursday night.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/travel/blobfish-ugly-animal/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

My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/booming/bad-dog.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

California poised to raise minimum wage to $10 :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/EKYj5urjwco/index.html

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

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

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

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

Class Is Seen Dividing Harvard Business School :: The student body is somewhat economically diverse, but small cliques of the ultrawealthy seem to have grown over the years.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/education/harvard-business-students-see-class-as-divisive-an-issue-as-gender.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Tax issues for Manziel raised from alleged autograph income - NFL.com :: http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap1000000243642/article/tax-issues-for-manziel-raised-from-alleged-autograph-income

India's opposition party names Prine Minister candidate - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/09/13/india-prime-minister-modi/2810249/

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm


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13-Sep-2013 20:52

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

Insight: In Silicon Valley start-up world, pedigree counts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5Oau9aa4SXs/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

Surviving malaria in an African wilderness :: Afloat in an African wilderness when malaria strikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24017646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

Judge frees Montana bride accused of shoving husband off cliff :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5r3BA_8uFZY/story01.htm

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm

13-Sep-2013 20:51 10

Triple Game-Changer Day: Apple, Dow Industrials, Syria - Uncommon Wisdom Daily :: http://www.uncommonwisdomdaily.com/triple-game-changer-day-apple-dow-industrials-syria-17103

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

My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/booming/bad-dog.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

A Test of Will, With a View :: The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, a 104-mile race through France, Switzerland and Italy, tests runners' endurance with numerous passages in high altitude.
http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2013/09/12/sports/12ultra_ss.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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

Class Is Seen Dividing Harvard Business School :: The student body is somewhat economically diverse, but small cliques of the ultrawealthy seem to have grown over the years.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/education/harvard-business-students-see-class-as-divisive-an-issue-as-gender.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Pain and Rain: Geno, Jets and weather sloppy in 13-10 loss to Pats - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/football/jets/geno-ints-sink-jets-close-loss-pats-13-10-article-1.1454552

Nick Clegg's resilience is facing a stern test - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/comment/telegraph-view/10307416/Nick-Cleggs-resilience-isfacing-a-stern-test.html

People don't visit food banks because they're 'unable to manage their finances ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/people-dont-visit-food-banks-because-theyre-unable-to-manage-their-finances-mr-gove-8810005.html

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm


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13-Sep-2013 19:50

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

Insight: In Silicon Valley start-up world, pedigree counts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5Oau9aa4SXs/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

Surviving malaria in an African wilderness :: Afloat in an African wilderness when malaria strikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24017646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

Judge frees Montana bride accused of shoving husband off cliff :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5r3BA_8uFZY/story01.htm

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm

13-Sep-2013 19:50 with

My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/booming/bad-dog.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Aging Out of Autism :: A new study suggests symptoms can fade with time
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2134524,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Graduates students express concerns with design of Munger residence hall - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/news/students-weigh-proposed-graduate-dorm

Donors flooded state level PACs with big checks - Sunlight Foundation Reporting Group :: http://reporting.sunlightfoundation.com/2013/statepacs/

Falling For the Job :: Hiring is a lot like dating, say the new startups that want to play matchmaker between employers and job seekers. And you don't have to show up with flowers
http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2151168,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

A Test of Will, With a View :: The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, a 104-mile race through France, Switzerland and Italy, tests runners' endurance with numerous passages in high altitude.
http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2013/09/12/sports/12ultra_ss.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

FRANCE - CHINA: Chinese baby milk company partners with French dairy firms to polish its image :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/asia-pacific/20130908-chinese-baby-milk-companies-partner-french-dairy-firms-polish-their-image

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

FRANCE: French schools to display Secular Charter with rules on religion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20130909-french-schools-display-secular-charter-rules-religion

New iPhone met with a shrug by many Chinese gadget lovers - Calgary Herald :: http://www.calgaryherald.com/technology/personal-tech/Tepid%2BChinese%2Bresponse%2BiPhone%2Bhighlights%2BApples/8909385/story.html

Miley Cyrus mocked with mashups, memes, Nic Cage - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/people/2013/09/13/miley-cyrus-mocked-with-mashups-memes-nic-cage/2808879/

Nicole Kidman 'shaken up' after run-in with paparazzo on bike - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/nicole-kidman-shaken-paparazzo-ran-bike-article-1.1455076

Scientists discover bizarre creature with mechanical gears on legs - Christian Science Monitor :: http://www.csmonitor.com/Science/2013/0913/Scientists-discover-bizarre-creature-with-mechanical-gears-on-legs

Boehner Seeking Democrats' Help on Fiscal Talks :: As Speaker John A. Boehner sought a deal to avert a government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling, a bloc of Republicans demanded a delay in the federal health care law, which the White House called "a nonstarter."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/us/politics/at-meeting-with-treasury-secretary-boehner-pressed-for-debt-ceiling-deal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Girl (16) charged with murdering her newborn baby - Irish Independent :: http://www.independent.ie/world-news/europe/girl-16-charged-with-murdering-her-newborn-baby-29576646.html

Opinionator: A Brilliant Mess :: The world's oldest constitutional democracy, in all its inconsistent, incoherent cacophony, is there for the world to watch in the standoff with Syria.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/a-brilliant-mess/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Syrian envoy Brahimi to hold joint talks with Kerry, Lavrov :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LwhyABN0gyw/story01.htm

A Rare Public View of Obama's Pivots on Policy in Syria Confrontation :: President Obama's handling of his confrontation with Syria has been an unusual instance of a commander in chief seemingly thinking out loud and changing his mind on the fly.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/world/middleeast/Obamas-Pivots-on-Syria-Confrontation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Ray Dolby, Who Put Moviegoers in the Middle, Is Dead at 80 :: Dr. Dolby, who founded Dolby Laboratories, transformed cinema and home entertainment with the development of Dolby digital surround sound.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/business/ray-dolby-who-put-moviegoers-in-the-middle-is-dead-at-80.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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13-Sep-2013 18:49

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

Insight: In Silicon Valley start-up world, pedigree counts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5Oau9aa4SXs/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

Surviving malaria in an African wilderness :: Afloat in an African wilderness when malaria strikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24017646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carmakers target China's middle class :: The world's car giants go head-to-head as the Frankfurt Motor Show opens to the public. Flaunting the latest releases, the show is a tapestry of hybrid and concept designs from some of the most illustrious marques.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/business/frankfurt-motor-show-china-cars/index.html?eref�ition

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

Judge frees Montana bride accused of shoving husband off cliff :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5r3BA_8uFZY/story01.htm

13-Sep-2013 18:49 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

My Story: Bad Dog :: Despite his tendency to be aggressive, I measure the success of my relationship with Chance by its challenges.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/10/booming/bad-dog.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

California poised to raise minimum wage to $10 :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/EKYj5urjwco/index.html

A Test of Will, With a View :: The Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc, a 104-mile race through France, Switzerland and Italy, tests runners' endurance with numerous passages in high altitude.
http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2013/09/12/sports/12ultra_ss.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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

Swansea City v Liverpool: match preview - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/competitions/premier-league/10292132/Swansea-City-v-Liverpool-match-preview.html

Tom Brady throws 39-yard TD pass to rookie Aaron Dobson, Pats top Jets 13-10 ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/redskins/bradys-39-yard-td-pass-to-dobson-gives-patriots-10-3-lead-over-jets-after-1st-quarter/2013/09/12/b14f5892-1c13-11e3-80ac-96205cacb45a_story.html

California lawmakers vote to raise minimum wage to $10 an hour by 2016 :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dvE1kfwgR-c/story01.htm


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13-Sep-2013 17:49

Tibetans desire freedom :: A new film looks at the decades long struggle between China and Tibet. Becky Anderson speaks with the film's director.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/09/05/china-tibet-documentary-anderson-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Tons of fish clog China river :: Authorities have cleared about 110 tons of dead fish from a 40-kilometer section of the Fuhe River.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/05/world/asia/china-river-dead-fish/index.html?eref�ition

6 arrested in official's death :: The drowning of an official during interrogation prompts questions about how far Chinese investigators will go.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/06/world/asia/china-drowned-official-jiang/index.html?eref�ition

Mix tape, anyone? The cassette turns 50 :: The cassette should have died. Instead, it's turning 50 in an atmosphere of celebration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/cassette-tape-50th-birthday/index.html?eref�ition

Scientists confirm Voyager 1 probe is in interstellar space :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/U_ckUXzEFos/story01.htm

Insight: In Silicon Valley start-up world, pedigree counts :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5Oau9aa4SXs/story01.htm

VIDEO: German election in comic-book form :: Get to grips with Germany's election - in two minutes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24070612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Neon wonderland faces uncertain future :: Uncertain future for London's neon wonderland
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24069881#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Three dead, thousands evacuated in Colorado flooding :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/b7l_7w50bts/story01.htm

Surviving malaria in an African wilderness :: Afloat in an African wilderness when malaria strikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24017646#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The crime-fighting 'sniffer rats' :: Five "sniffer rats" have been in police training in Rotterdam, Holland, learning how to distinguish between scents - including drugs and explosives.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24071303#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Where would you see Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24061824#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is America really exceptional? :: Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken jabs at President Barack Obama and the concept of "American exceptionalism" in a New York Times opinion piece, leaving some people impressed and others outraged.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/american-exceptionalism-series/index.html?eref�ition

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ercl1BM5pas/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

Are there really 'rules' to what to wear? :: Are these rules for dressing still valid?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24019737#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GgqeJbHCoXI/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Smart approach to spider survey :: Smartphone app aims to boost study of spiders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/nature/23898679

Galapagos islands on Street View :: Some of the striking landscapes of Ecuador's Galapagos islands can now be explored online on Google Street View.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24075478#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Carmakers target China's middle class :: The world's car giants go head-to-head as the Frankfurt Motor Show opens to the public. Flaunting the latest releases, the show is a tapestry of hybrid and concept designs from some of the most illustrious marques.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/business/frankfurt-motor-show-china-cars/index.html?eref�ition

One-armed clapper, parboiled shrew earn Ig Nobel spoof awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ANfASzxcNVI/story01.htm

Hong Kong shares may start flat, headed for 2nd straight weekly gain :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UfgPuJ9aFxg/story01.htm

Twitter takes first step toward going public :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pGzqvQgCkM4/story01.htm

Who are the Plantagenet Alliance? :: Who are those challenging the fate of Richard III?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-23929989#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/story01.htm

Remains of WWII airmen found in PNG :: Their bodies were missing for decades after they disappeared behind enemy lines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/us/wwii-airmen-remains-found/index.html?eref�ition

United Airlines weighs whether to honor accidental $0 fares :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IZljbS1WVn4/story01.htm

Delhi gang rape trial puts focus on death penalty paradox :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f772Y1bPJgw/story01.htm

13-Sep-2013 17:49 Syria

Op-Ed Columnist: An Anchorless World :: "The ogre does what ogres can," wrote W.H. Auden. Yet no ogre, least of all in Syria, trembles today after Obama's wavering.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/13/opinion/global/cohen-an-anchorless-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World :: The anti-war-in-Syria crowd finds itself in the odd company of the pro-war-on-Obama crowd.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/opinion/blow-its-a-mad-mad-mad-mad-world.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

As Obama Pauses Action, Putin Takes Center Stage :: President Vladimir V. Putin has, at least for now, made Russia indispensable in containing the conflict in Syria.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/world/europe/as-obama-pauses-action-putin-takes-center-stage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: That Threat Worked :: Syria's offer to give up its chemical weapons is a sign that the threat of military action is working. We need to keep it on the table.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/opinion/kristof-that-threat-worked.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: What Putin Has to Say to Americans About Syria :: It is dangerous for any country, including America, to see itself as exceptional, whatever its motivation.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/opinion/putin-plea-for-caution-from-russia-on-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Obama nearly bungled Syria - The Globe and Mail :: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/commentary/editorials/obama-nearly-bungled-syria/article14263434/

U.S., Russia see Syria arms deal aiding peace talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CltUDmjT9PQ/story01.htm

Opinionator: A Brilliant Mess :: The world's oldest constitutional democracy, in all its inconsistent, incoherent cacophony, is there for the world to watch in the standoff with Syria.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/a-brilliant-mess/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Syrian envoy Brahimi to hold joint talks with Kerry, Lavrov :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LwhyABN0gyw/story01.htm

A Rare Public View of Obama's Pivots on Policy in Syria Confrontation :: President Obama's handling of his confrontation with Syria has been an unusual instance of a commander in chief seemingly thinking out loud and changing his mind on the fly.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/12/world/middleeast/Obamas-Pivots-on-Syria-Confrontation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Syria chemical weapons sites being dispersed: Wall Street Journal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8MoUIE2oA-M/story01.htm

Putin Says Strike on Syria Would Unleash 'Wave of Terrorism' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3120ba70/sc/20/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Cvladimir0Eputin0Epens0Eop0Eed0Estrike0Esyria0Eunleash0Cstory0Did0F20A231786/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UXjQ4v-11OM/story01.htm

Exclusive: U.S. total of Syrian gas deaths could include bomb casualties - sources :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/EfY_hzABUVA/story01.htm

High-stakes U.S.-Russian talks open, Syria to join chemical arms ban :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Wt8TiyG7M5A/story01.htm


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