Saturday, September 14, 2013

14-Sep-2013 03:07

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

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

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? :: Blue and green should never be seen, or should they? Do the traditional rules of sartorial dressing still apply?
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

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

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

Nuclear plants 'no cancer risk' :: Children living near nuclear power plants do not have an increased risk of developing leukaemia, a study finds.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24063286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China military tells U.S. not to encourage Japan over isles :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6JvMDOJraHM/story01.htm

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

Voyager 1 :: At the edge of the heliosphere, you wouldn't know by looking whether you left the cradle of humanity behind and floated out into interstellar space. You would just see unfathomably empty space, no matter which side of the invisible line you were on.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/voyager-solar-system/index.html?eref�ition

'The Y word' :: English football fans have been warned they face criminal prosecution if they continue to chant a word which has been deemed anti-Semitic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/sport/football/tottenham-hotspur-yid-anti-semitism-football/index.html?eref�ition

14-Sep-2013 03:06 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

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

Alvarez on weight, refuses belt from Mayweather - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/boxing/2013/09/13/floyd-mayweather-canelo-alvarez-weigh-in/2810715/

India gang rape: Four men sentenced to death - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24080103

United will honor the super low $5-$10 fares - Houston Chronicle :: http://www.chron.com/business/article/United-will-honor-the-super-low-5-10-fares-4812514.php

Abducted South Korean escapes from North after 41 years - Business Recorder :: http://www.brecorder.com/general-news/172/1231021/

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

$10 Minimum Wage Approved by California Lawmakers :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3134d874/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSocial0IClimber0Csocial0Eclimber0E10A0Eminimum0Ewage0Eapproved0Ecalifornia0Elawmakers0Cstory0Did0F20A245876/story01.htm

Ex-Mayor May Be Blocked From Daughter's Graduation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3135c5a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cmayor0Eblocked0Edaughters0Egraduation0Cstory0Did0F20A240A10A4/story01.htm

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


10

14-Sep-2013 02:00

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

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

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? :: Blue and green should never be seen, or should they? Do the traditional rules of sartorial dressing still apply?
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

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

Nuclear plants 'no cancer risk' :: Children living near nuclear power plants do not have an increased risk of developing leukaemia, a study finds.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24063286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China military tells U.S. not to encourage Japan over isles :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6JvMDOJraHM/story01.htm

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

Voyager 1 :: At the edge of the heliosphere, you wouldn't know by looking whether you left the cradle of humanity behind and floated out into interstellar space. You would just see unfathomably empty space, no matter which side of the invisible line you were on.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/12/tech/innovation/voyager-solar-system/index.html?eref�ition

14-Sep-2013 01:59 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

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

New 5p charge for supermarket plastic bags - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/environment/10309022/New-5p-charge-for-supermarket-plastic-bags.html

Abducted South Korean escapes from North after 41 years - Business Recorder :: http://www.brecorder.com/general-news/172/1231021/

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

$10 Minimum Wage Approved by California Lawmakers :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3134d874/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSocial0IClimber0Csocial0Eclimber0E10A0Eminimum0Ewage0Eapproved0Ecalifornia0Elawmakers0Cstory0Did0F20A245876/story01.htm

Ex-Mayor May Be Blocked From Daughter's Graduation :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3135c5a1/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cmayor0Eblocked0Edaughters0Egraduation0Cstory0Did0F20A240A10A4/story01.htm

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


10

14-Sep-2013 00:55

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

14-Sep-2013 00:55 U.S.

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

U.S. and Russia at a 'pivotal point' in Syria talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CltUDmjT9PQ/story01.htm

U.S. National Guard evacuates Colorado town caught in flood :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/38XRZmGcNSs/story01.htm

At least three killed as insurgents attack U.S. consulate in Afghan west :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HVz-6SgUFCo/story01.htm

China military tells U.S. not to encourage Japan over isles :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6JvMDOJraHM/story01.htm

U.S. public-relations firm helps Putin make his case to America :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/o9_QC6nWJpg/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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14-Sep-2013 00:03

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

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

Nuclear plants 'no cancer risk' :: Children living near nuclear power plants do not have an increased risk of developing leukaemia, a study finds.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24063286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

14-Sep-2013 00:02 U.S.

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

U.S. and Russia at a 'pivotal point' in Syria talks :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CltUDmjT9PQ/story01.htm

U.S. National Guard evacuates Colorado town caught in flood :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/38XRZmGcNSs/story01.htm

At least three killed as insurgents attack U.S. consulate in Afghan west :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HVz-6SgUFCo/story01.htm

China military tells U.S. not to encourage Japan over isles :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6JvMDOJraHM/story01.htm

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