Friday, October 4, 2013

04-Oct-2013 23:45

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/d06dEOB2WUE/story01.htm

VIDEO: James Burke predicts life in 2100 :: Renowned BBC science presenter James Burke predicts the future 80-100 years from now.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24331106#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Honoured marine on ambush response :: Marine Craig Buchanan recalls his response to an ambush on his patrol, which has earned him recognition in the latest list of Military Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24379337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_SuN5K6EHtI/story01.htm

Children of the revolution :: The school where children of Mao and Tito were boarders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24285175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5KsP8J-LzXc/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LNLraciCPCE/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kezUv2_tJR0/story01.htm

Argentina seeks jail for de la Rua :: Prosecutors in Argentina request a six-year prison term for former President Fernando de la Rua over a bribery scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24393650#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tropical Storm Karen takes aim at U.S. Gulf Coast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6yjk9FnpdMk/story01.htm

Street search for new Banksy :: The race is on to find the latest Banksy on New York's streets -- before the vandals.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/us-banksy-max-foster/index.html?eref�ition

Why is a children's book about rabbits being read at weddings? :: Why is a kids' book about rabbits being read at weddings?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24379830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What's missing from David Bowie's bookshelf?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24384937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tunisian man faces US terror charges :: Tunisian national Nizar Trabelsi, jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a Nato air base, is extradited to the US on further charges.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24393770#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: U.S. default seems unthinkable but investors have options :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/g1ZMnk_ScBw/story01.htm

Illegal immigrants can get driver's licenses under new California law :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UOINNaRkeOc/story01.htm

Boy, 14, held in shooting deaths of two men at Oregon hunting camp :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZgXbgXU4V5I/story01.htm

5 strange things on shutdown politics :: Battles over money never seem to end in Washington. And the consequences are often unpleasant when lawmakers can't agree to iron them out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/24/politics/5-things-government-shutdown/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. shuts down; insults shoot up :: We call out the top name-callers in the government shutdown. CNN's Jeanne Moos asks "Who are you calling Honey Boo Boo?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/03/tsr-moos-shutdown-name-calling.cnn.html?eref�ition

Are GPs better value than hamsters? :: Are GPs better value than hamsters?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24389625#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shutdown puts Americans on the edge :: For some, it's an emotional punch to the gut. For others, the consequences could be truly life-changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/politics/government-shutdown-impact/index.html?eref�ition

Why social media bans at work are bad :: If your company bans you from using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media in the office, that policy is "brain dead", entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa told me.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/business/opinion-keen-social-media-office/index.html?eref�ition

Party Leader in Greece Is Returned to Custody - New York Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHKfG8xkDhcqDv-Dy2pOYFWahgHzg&url=http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/world/europe/far-right-lawmaker-jailed-in-greece-before-trial.html

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zAANaBZ4ngI/story01.htm

California governor signs law expanding protections for journalists :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/raU56uQ7BqM/story01.htm

Global fleets steam into Sydney :: Ships from nations including China, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, France, Japan and former colonial power Britain passed through the heads into the famous Sydney Harbour where they joined 16 tall ships from around the world in preparation for a ceremonial fleet review on October 5, 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/gallery/sydney-fleet-review/index.html?eref�ition

Feature: No jobs, no hope, Nepal's workers head to the Gulf :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AQsFCgehH7I/story01.htm

Incredible fireworks to light up Seoul :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/IUTgZymwx4A/story01.htm

W/END 1 million to watch fireworks festival :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

04-Oct-2013 23:45 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

25 Years Later, Cops Reopen Missing Child Case :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008862/sc/21/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccalifornia0Ecops0Ereopen0Emissing0Echild0Ecase0E250Eyears0Elater0C/story01.htm

Casey Kasem's Children Fight Step-Mom to See Their Father :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008863/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccasey0Ekasems0Echildren0Efight0Estep0Emom0Eto0Esee0Etheir0Efather0C/story01.htm

Tired of Brushing? New Toothbrush Claims to Clean Teeth in 6 Seconds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008860/sc/18/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Ctired0Eof0Ebrushing0Enew0Etoothbrush0Eclaims0Eto0Eclean0Eteeth0Ein0E60Eseconds0C/story01.htm

Bigfoot Footage Screened as Experts Claim Proof of Existence :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fc2354/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A130C10A0Cnew0Ebigfoot0Eevidence0Escreened0Eas0Eexpert0Eclaims0Eproof0Eof0Eexistence0C/story01.htm

Mia Farrow's Son Ronan May Have Been Fathered By Sinatra :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fb8d55/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Centertainment0C20A130C10A0Cmia0Efarrows0Eson0Eronan0Emay0Ehave0Ebeen0Efathered0Eby0Efrank0Esinatra0Enot0Ewoody0Eallen0C/story01.htm

Man's 'Horrific' Infection Sparks Seawater Warning :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fab1cd/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Cmans0Ehorrific0Einfection0Esparks0Eseawater0Ewarning0C/story01.htm

Opinionator | Fixes: Who Will Heal the Doctors? :: Some of the most poignant reader insights on my previous column came from doctors, and their words revealed a deep sense of betrayal.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/who-will-heal-the-doctors/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Economic Scene: Why the Health Care Law Scares the G.O.P. :: The vehemence of the Tea Party aside, Republican efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act aren't entirely irrational. It's a threat to their party.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/business/economy/why-the-health-care-law-scares-the-gop.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Phys Ed: How Intense Study May Harm Our Workouts :: A new study suggests that exercise simply feels harder when your brain is tired, so you quit earlier, even though objectively your muscles are still somewhat fresh.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/how-intense-study-may-harm-our-workouts/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Poll Shows Major Shift in Identity of U.S. Jews :: Rapid assimilation is sweeping through every branch of Judaism except the Orthodox, according to the results of a major survey.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/01/us/poll-shows-major-shift-in-identity-of-us-jews.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Democracy Is at Stake :: The future of how we govern ourselves is on the line, and majority rule is still majority rule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/opinion/friedman-our-democracy-is-at-stake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

U.S. Fiscal Feud Sees No Heroes as Voters Assess Blame - Bloomberg :: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-10-01/u-s-fiscal-feud-sees-no-heroes-as-voters-assess-blame.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

T Magazine: Travel Diary | The Intoxicating, Tradition-Steeped Charm of New Orleans :: In spite of its difficulties, the Big Easy has hung on to its seductive authenticity. It's still ripe for discovery, for transplants and locals alike.
http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/travel-diary-the-intoxicating-tradition-steeped-charm-of-new-orleans/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: Can You Read People's Emotions? :: The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test" measures a person's ability to understand others' emotional states.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/well-quiz-the-mind-behind-the-eyes/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Taking Note: Closing the Government to Save Face :: The Republicans' crusade, ostensibly about dismantling health care reform, is really about showing angry constituents that they're willing to fight.
http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/closing-the-government-to-save-face/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Exhibition Review: Edgar Allan Poe Exhibition Opens at the Morgan :: The Morgan Library & Museum, in its "Edgar Allan Poe" exhibition, includes personal items from Poe's life, as well as some of his original manuscripts.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/books/edgar-allan-poe-exhibition-opens-at-the-morgan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

High & Low Finance: After Fraud, Regulators Go After a Bank :: A government action against TD Bank, brought in connection with a customer's Ponzi scheme, is noteworthy because it is so rare.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/business/after-a-fraud-regulators-go-after-a-bank.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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04-Oct-2013 22:44

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/d06dEOB2WUE/story01.htm

VIDEO: James Burke predicts life in 2100 :: Renowned BBC science presenter James Burke predicts the future 80-100 years from now.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24331106#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Honoured marine on ambush response :: Marine Craig Buchanan recalls his response to an ambush on his patrol, which has earned him recognition in the latest list of Military Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24379337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_SuN5K6EHtI/story01.htm

Children of the revolution :: The school where children of Mao and Tito were boarders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24285175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5KsP8J-LzXc/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LNLraciCPCE/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kezUv2_tJR0/story01.htm

Argentina seeks jail for de la Rua :: Prosecutors in Argentina request a six-year prison term for former President Fernando de la Rua over a bribery scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24393650#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tropical Storm Karen takes aim at U.S. Gulf Coast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6yjk9FnpdMk/story01.htm

Street search for new Banksy :: The race is on to find the latest Banksy on New York's streets -- before the vandals.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/us-banksy-max-foster/index.html?eref�ition

Why is a children's book about rabbits being read at weddings? :: Why is a kids' book about rabbits being read at weddings?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24379830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What's missing from David Bowie's bookshelf?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24384937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tunisian man faces US terror charges :: Tunisian national Nizar Trabelsi, jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a Nato air base, is extradited to the US on further charges.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24393770#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: U.S. default seems unthinkable but investors have options :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/g1ZMnk_ScBw/story01.htm

Illegal immigrants can get driver's licenses under new California law :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UOINNaRkeOc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Capitol car chase caught on camera :: A woman who rammed security gates near the White House in Washington, leading to a car chase with police, has been shot dead.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24392906#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy, 14, held in shooting deaths of two men at Oregon hunting camp :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZgXbgXU4V5I/story01.htm

5 strange things on shutdown politics :: Battles over money never seem to end in Washington. And the consequences are often unpleasant when lawmakers can't agree to iron them out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/24/politics/5-things-government-shutdown/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. shuts down; insults shoot up :: We call out the top name-callers in the government shutdown. CNN's Jeanne Moos asks "Who are you calling Honey Boo Boo?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/03/tsr-moos-shutdown-name-calling.cnn.html?eref�ition

Are GPs better value than hamsters? :: Are GPs better value than hamsters?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24389625#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shutdown puts Americans on the edge :: For some, it's an emotional punch to the gut. For others, the consequences could be truly life-changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/politics/government-shutdown-impact/index.html?eref�ition

Why social media bans at work are bad :: If your company bans you from using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media in the office, that policy is "brain dead", entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa told me.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/business/opinion-keen-social-media-office/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zAANaBZ4ngI/story01.htm

California governor signs law expanding protections for journalists :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/raU56uQ7BqM/story01.htm

Global fleets steam into Sydney :: Ships from nations including China, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, France, Japan and former colonial power Britain passed through the heads into the famous Sydney Harbour where they joined 16 tall ships from around the world in preparation for a ceremonial fleet review on October 5, 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/gallery/sydney-fleet-review/index.html?eref�ition

Feature: No jobs, no hope, Nepal's workers head to the Gulf :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AQsFCgehH7I/story01.htm

Incredible fireworks to light up Seoul :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/IUTgZymwx4A/story01.htm

W/END 1 million to watch fireworks festival :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

04-Oct-2013 22:44 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

25 Years Later, Cops Reopen Missing Child Case :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008862/sc/21/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccalifornia0Ecops0Ereopen0Emissing0Echild0Ecase0E250Eyears0Elater0C/story01.htm

Casey Kasem's Children Fight Step-Mom to See Their Father :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008863/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccasey0Ekasems0Echildren0Efight0Estep0Emom0Eto0Esee0Etheir0Efather0C/story01.htm

Tired of Brushing? New Toothbrush Claims to Clean Teeth in 6 Seconds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008860/sc/18/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Ctired0Eof0Ebrushing0Enew0Etoothbrush0Eclaims0Eto0Eclean0Eteeth0Ein0E60Eseconds0C/story01.htm

Bigfoot Footage Screened as Experts Claim Proof of Existence :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fc2354/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A130C10A0Cnew0Ebigfoot0Eevidence0Escreened0Eas0Eexpert0Eclaims0Eproof0Eof0Eexistence0C/story01.htm

Mia Farrow's Son Ronan May Have Been Fathered By Sinatra :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fb8d55/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Centertainment0C20A130C10A0Cmia0Efarrows0Eson0Eronan0Emay0Ehave0Ebeen0Efathered0Eby0Efrank0Esinatra0Enot0Ewoody0Eallen0C/story01.htm

Man's 'Horrific' Infection Sparks Seawater Warning :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fab1cd/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Cmans0Ehorrific0Einfection0Esparks0Eseawater0Ewarning0C/story01.htm

Opinionator | Fixes: Who Will Heal the Doctors? :: Some of the most poignant reader insights on my previous column came from doctors, and their words revealed a deep sense of betrayal.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/who-will-heal-the-doctors/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Economic Scene: Why the Health Care Law Scares the G.O.P. :: The vehemence of the Tea Party aside, Republican efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act aren't entirely irrational. It's a threat to their party.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/business/economy/why-the-health-care-law-scares-the-gop.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Phys Ed: How Intense Study May Harm Our Workouts :: A new study suggests that exercise simply feels harder when your brain is tired, so you quit earlier, even though objectively your muscles are still somewhat fresh.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/how-intense-study-may-harm-our-workouts/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Poll Shows Major Shift in Identity of U.S. Jews :: Rapid assimilation is sweeping through every branch of Judaism except the Orthodox, according to the results of a major survey.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/01/us/poll-shows-major-shift-in-identity-of-us-jews.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Democracy Is at Stake :: The future of how we govern ourselves is on the line, and majority rule is still majority rule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/opinion/friedman-our-democracy-is-at-stake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Exiting The Startup Hamster Wheel - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/brentbeshore/2013/10/01/exiting-the-startup-hamster-wheel/

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

T Magazine: Travel Diary | The Intoxicating, Tradition-Steeped Charm of New Orleans :: In spite of its difficulties, the Big Easy has hung on to its seductive authenticity. It's still ripe for discovery, for transplants and locals alike.
http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/travel-diary-the-intoxicating-tradition-steeped-charm-of-new-orleans/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: Can You Read People's Emotions? :: The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test" measures a person's ability to understand others' emotional states.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/well-quiz-the-mind-behind-the-eyes/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Taking Note: Closing the Government to Save Face :: The Republicans' crusade, ostensibly about dismantling health care reform, is really about showing angry constituents that they're willing to fight.
http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/closing-the-government-to-save-face/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Exhibition Review: Edgar Allan Poe Exhibition Opens at the Morgan :: The Morgan Library & Museum, in its "Edgar Allan Poe" exhibition, includes personal items from Poe's life, as well as some of his original manuscripts.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/books/edgar-allan-poe-exhibition-opens-at-the-morgan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

High & Low Finance: After Fraud, Regulators Go After a Bank :: A government action against TD Bank, brought in connection with a customer's Ponzi scheme, is noteworthy because it is so rare.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/business/after-a-fraud-regulators-go-after-a-bank.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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04-Oct-2013 21:43

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/d06dEOB2WUE/story01.htm

VIDEO: James Burke predicts life in 2100 :: Renowned BBC science presenter James Burke predicts the future 80-100 years from now.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24331106#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Honoured marine on ambush response :: Marine Craig Buchanan recalls his response to an ambush on his patrol, which has earned him recognition in the latest list of Military Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24379337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_SuN5K6EHtI/story01.htm

Children of the revolution :: The school where children of Mao and Tito were boarders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24285175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5KsP8J-LzXc/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LNLraciCPCE/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kezUv2_tJR0/story01.htm

Argentina seeks jail for de la Rua :: Prosecutors in Argentina request a six-year prison term for former President Fernando de la Rua over a bribery scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24393650#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tropical Storm Karen takes aim at U.S. Gulf Coast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6yjk9FnpdMk/story01.htm

Street search for new Banksy :: The race is on to find the latest Banksy on New York's streets -- before the vandals.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/us-banksy-max-foster/index.html?eref�ition

Why is a children's book about rabbits being read at weddings? :: Why is a kids' book about rabbits being read at weddings?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24379830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What's missing from David Bowie's bookshelf?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24384937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tunisian man faces US terror charges :: Tunisian national Nizar Trabelsi, jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a Nato air base, is extradited to the US on further charges.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24393770#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: U.S. default seems unthinkable but investors have options :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/g1ZMnk_ScBw/story01.htm

Illegal immigrants can get driver's licenses under new California law :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UOINNaRkeOc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Capitol car chase caught on camera :: A woman who rammed security gates near the White House in Washington, leading to a car chase with police, has been shot dead.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24392906#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy, 14, held in shooting deaths of two men at Oregon hunting camp :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZgXbgXU4V5I/story01.htm

5 strange things on shutdown politics :: Battles over money never seem to end in Washington. And the consequences are often unpleasant when lawmakers can't agree to iron them out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/24/politics/5-things-government-shutdown/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. shuts down; insults shoot up :: We call out the top name-callers in the government shutdown. CNN's Jeanne Moos asks "Who are you calling Honey Boo Boo?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/03/tsr-moos-shutdown-name-calling.cnn.html?eref�ition

Are GPs better value than hamsters? :: Are GPs better value than hamsters?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24389625#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shutdown puts Americans on the edge :: For some, it's an emotional punch to the gut. For others, the consequences could be truly life-changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/politics/government-shutdown-impact/index.html?eref�ition

Why social media bans at work are bad :: If your company bans you from using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media in the office, that policy is "brain dead", entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa told me.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/business/opinion-keen-social-media-office/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zAANaBZ4ngI/story01.htm

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0NLQNk9sXkM/story01.htm

California governor signs law expanding protections for journalists :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/raU56uQ7BqM/story01.htm

Global fleets steam into Sydney :: Ships from nations including China, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, France, Japan and former colonial power Britain passed through the heads into the famous Sydney Harbour where they joined 16 tall ships from around the world in preparation for a ceremonial fleet review on October 5, 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/gallery/sydney-fleet-review/index.html?eref�ition

Feature: No jobs, no hope, Nepal's workers head to the Gulf :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AQsFCgehH7I/story01.htm

Incredible fireworks to light up Seoul :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/IUTgZymwx4A/story01.htm

04-Oct-2013 21:43 10

Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

25 Years Later, Cops Reopen Missing Child Case :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008862/sc/21/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccalifornia0Ecops0Ereopen0Emissing0Echild0Ecase0E250Eyears0Elater0C/story01.htm

Casey Kasem's Children Fight Step-Mom to See Their Father :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008863/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccasey0Ekasems0Echildren0Efight0Estep0Emom0Eto0Esee0Etheir0Efather0C/story01.htm

Tired of Brushing? New Toothbrush Claims to Clean Teeth in 6 Seconds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008860/sc/18/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Ctired0Eof0Ebrushing0Enew0Etoothbrush0Eclaims0Eto0Eclean0Eteeth0Ein0E60Eseconds0C/story01.htm

Bigfoot Footage Screened as Experts Claim Proof of Existence :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fc2354/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A130C10A0Cnew0Ebigfoot0Eevidence0Escreened0Eas0Eexpert0Eclaims0Eproof0Eof0Eexistence0C/story01.htm

Mia Farrow's Son Ronan May Have Been Fathered By Sinatra :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fb8d55/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Centertainment0C20A130C10A0Cmia0Efarrows0Eson0Eronan0Emay0Ehave0Ebeen0Efathered0Eby0Efrank0Esinatra0Enot0Ewoody0Eallen0C/story01.htm

Man's 'Horrific' Infection Sparks Seawater Warning :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fab1cd/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Cmans0Ehorrific0Einfection0Esparks0Eseawater0Ewarning0C/story01.htm

Opinionator | Fixes: Who Will Heal the Doctors? :: Some of the most poignant reader insights on my previous column came from doctors, and their words revealed a deep sense of betrayal.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/who-will-heal-the-doctors/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Economic Scene: Why the Health Care Law Scares the G.O.P. :: The vehemence of the Tea Party aside, Republican efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act aren't entirely irrational. It's a threat to their party.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/business/economy/why-the-health-care-law-scares-the-gop.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Phys Ed: How Intense Study May Harm Our Workouts :: A new study suggests that exercise simply feels harder when your brain is tired, so you quit earlier, even though objectively your muscles are still somewhat fresh.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/how-intense-study-may-harm-our-workouts/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Poll Shows Major Shift in Identity of U.S. Jews :: Rapid assimilation is sweeping through every branch of Judaism except the Orthodox, according to the results of a major survey.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/01/us/poll-shows-major-shift-in-identity-of-us-jews.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Democracy Is at Stake :: The future of how we govern ourselves is on the line, and majority rule is still majority rule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/opinion/friedman-our-democracy-is-at-stake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Exiting The Startup Hamster Wheel - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/brentbeshore/2013/10/01/exiting-the-startup-hamster-wheel/

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

T Magazine: Travel Diary | The Intoxicating, Tradition-Steeped Charm of New Orleans :: In spite of its difficulties, the Big Easy has hung on to its seductive authenticity. It's still ripe for discovery, for transplants and locals alike.
http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/travel-diary-the-intoxicating-tradition-steeped-charm-of-new-orleans/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: Can You Read People's Emotions? :: The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test" measures a person's ability to understand others' emotional states.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/well-quiz-the-mind-behind-the-eyes/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Taking Note: Closing the Government to Save Face :: The Republicans' crusade, ostensibly about dismantling health care reform, is really about showing angry constituents that they're willing to fight.
http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/closing-the-government-to-save-face/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Pursuits: 'If You Are Normal, You Search for Mushrooms' :: In Russia, where mushroom hunting is a popular pastime, the author heads into the woods to find a sometimes elusive prize.
http://travel.nytimes.com/2013/10/06/travel/if-you-are-normal-you-search-for-mushrooms.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: When Israel Stepped Back From the Brink :: Firsthand testimony challenges the popular but misguided narrative that Golda Meir's government was on the verge of using nuclear weapons in 1973.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/opinion/when-israel-stepped-back-from-the-brink.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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04-Oct-2013 20:42

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/d06dEOB2WUE/story01.htm

VIDEO: James Burke predicts life in 2100 :: Renowned BBC science presenter James Burke predicts the future 80-100 years from now.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24331106#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Honoured marine on ambush response :: Marine Craig Buchanan recalls his response to an ambush on his patrol, which has earned him recognition in the latest list of Military Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24379337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_SuN5K6EHtI/story01.htm

Children of the revolution :: The school where children of Mao and Tito were boarders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24285175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5KsP8J-LzXc/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LNLraciCPCE/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kezUv2_tJR0/story01.htm

Argentina seeks jail for de la Rua :: Prosecutors in Argentina request a six-year prison term for former President Fernando de la Rua over a bribery scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24393650#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tropical Storm Karen takes aim at U.S. Gulf Coast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6yjk9FnpdMk/story01.htm

Street search for new Banksy :: The race is on to find the latest Banksy on New York's streets -- before the vandals.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/us-banksy-max-foster/index.html?eref�ition

Why is a children's book about rabbits being read at weddings? :: Why is a kids' book about rabbits being read at weddings?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24379830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What's missing from David Bowie's bookshelf?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24384937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tunisian man faces US terror charges :: Tunisian national Nizar Trabelsi, jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a Nato air base, is extradited to the US on further charges.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24393770#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: U.S. default seems unthinkable but investors have options :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/g1ZMnk_ScBw/story01.htm

Illegal immigrants can get driver's licenses under new California law :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UOINNaRkeOc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Capitol car chase caught on camera :: A woman who rammed security gates near the White House in Washington, leading to a car chase with police, has been shot dead.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24392906#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy, 14, held in shooting deaths of two men at Oregon hunting camp :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZgXbgXU4V5I/story01.htm

5 strange things on shutdown politics :: Battles over money never seem to end in Washington. And the consequences are often unpleasant when lawmakers can't agree to iron them out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/24/politics/5-things-government-shutdown/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. shuts down; insults shoot up :: We call out the top name-callers in the government shutdown. CNN's Jeanne Moos asks "Who are you calling Honey Boo Boo?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/03/tsr-moos-shutdown-name-calling.cnn.html?eref�ition

Are GPs better value than hamsters? :: Are GPs better value than hamsters?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24389625#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shutdown puts Americans on the edge :: For some, it's an emotional punch to the gut. For others, the consequences could be truly life-changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/politics/government-shutdown-impact/index.html?eref�ition

Why social media bans at work are bad :: If your company bans you from using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media in the office, that policy is "brain dead", entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa told me.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/business/opinion-keen-social-media-office/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zAANaBZ4ngI/story01.htm

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0NLQNk9sXkM/story01.htm

California governor signs law expanding protections for journalists :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/raU56uQ7BqM/story01.htm

Walking 'cuts breast cancer risk' :: Post-menopausal women who walk for an hour a day can cut their chance of breast cancer significantly, a study has suggested.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24381469#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Global fleets steam into Sydney :: Ships from nations including China, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, France, Japan and former colonial power Britain passed through the heads into the famous Sydney Harbour where they joined 16 tall ships from around the world in preparation for a ceremonial fleet review on October 5, 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/gallery/sydney-fleet-review/index.html?eref�ition

Feature: No jobs, no hope, Nepal's workers head to the Gulf :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AQsFCgehH7I/story01.htm

Incredible fireworks to light up Seoul :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition

04-Oct-2013 20:42 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

25 Years Later, Cops Reopen Missing Child Case :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008862/sc/21/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccalifornia0Ecops0Ereopen0Emissing0Echild0Ecase0E250Eyears0Elater0C/story01.htm

Casey Kasem's Children Fight Step-Mom to See Their Father :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008863/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Ccasey0Ekasems0Echildren0Efight0Estep0Emom0Eto0Esee0Etheir0Efather0C/story01.htm

Tired of Brushing? New Toothbrush Claims to Clean Teeth in 6 Seconds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32008860/sc/18/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Ctired0Eof0Ebrushing0Enew0Etoothbrush0Eclaims0Eto0Eclean0Eteeth0Ein0E60Eseconds0C/story01.htm

Bigfoot Footage Screened as Experts Claim Proof of Existence :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fc2354/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A130C10A0Cnew0Ebigfoot0Eevidence0Escreened0Eas0Eexpert0Eclaims0Eproof0Eof0Eexistence0C/story01.htm

Mia Farrow's Son Ronan May Have Been Fathered By Sinatra :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fb8d55/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Centertainment0C20A130C10A0Cmia0Efarrows0Eson0Eronan0Emay0Ehave0Ebeen0Efathered0Eby0Efrank0Esinatra0Enot0Ewoody0Eallen0C/story01.htm

Man's 'Horrific' Infection Sparks Seawater Warning :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/31fab1cd/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Chealth0C20A130C10A0C0A20Cmans0Ehorrific0Einfection0Esparks0Eseawater0Ewarning0C/story01.htm

Opinionator | Fixes: Who Will Heal the Doctors? :: Some of the most poignant reader insights on my previous column came from doctors, and their words revealed a deep sense of betrayal.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/who-will-heal-the-doctors/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Economic Scene: Why the Health Care Law Scares the G.O.P. :: The vehemence of the Tea Party aside, Republican efforts to derail the Affordable Care Act aren't entirely irrational. It's a threat to their party.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/business/economy/why-the-health-care-law-scares-the-gop.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Phys Ed: How Intense Study May Harm Our Workouts :: A new study suggests that exercise simply feels harder when your brain is tired, so you quit earlier, even though objectively your muscles are still somewhat fresh.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/how-intense-study-may-harm-our-workouts/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Poll Shows Major Shift in Identity of U.S. Jews :: Rapid assimilation is sweeping through every branch of Judaism except the Orthodox, according to the results of a major survey.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/01/us/poll-shows-major-shift-in-identity-of-us-jews.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Our Democracy Is at Stake :: The future of how we govern ourselves is on the line, and majority rule is still majority rule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/02/opinion/friedman-our-democracy-is-at-stake.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Exiting The Startup Hamster Wheel - Forbes :: http://www.forbes.com/sites/brentbeshore/2013/10/01/exiting-the-startup-hamster-wheel/

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

Well: Can You Read People's Emotions? :: The "Reading the Mind in the Eyes Test" measures a person's ability to understand others' emotional states.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/well-quiz-the-mind-behind-the-eyes/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Taking Note: Closing the Government to Save Face :: The Republicans' crusade, ostensibly about dismantling health care reform, is really about showing angry constituents that they're willing to fight.
http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/03/closing-the-government-to-save-face/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Pursuits: 'If You Are Normal, You Search for Mushrooms' :: In Russia, where mushroom hunting is a popular pastime, the author heads into the woods to find a sometimes elusive prize.
http://travel.nytimes.com/2013/10/06/travel/if-you-are-normal-you-search-for-mushrooms.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: When Israel Stepped Back From the Brink :: Firsthand testimony challenges the popular but misguided narrative that Golda Meir's government was on the verge of using nuclear weapons in 1973.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/04/opinion/when-israel-stepped-back-from-the-brink.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Why Are There Still So Few Women in Science? :: Hint: The answer has more to do with "The Big Bang Theory" than with longstanding theories about men's so-called natural aptitude.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/06/magazine/why-are-there-still-so-few-women-in-science.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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04-Oct-2013 19:41

Sluggish economy, tight credit take toll on small firms :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/d06dEOB2WUE/story01.htm

VIDEO: James Burke predicts life in 2100 :: Renowned BBC science presenter James Burke predicts the future 80-100 years from now.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24331106#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Honoured marine on ambush response :: Marine Craig Buchanan recalls his response to an ambush on his patrol, which has earned him recognition in the latest list of Military Honours.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24379337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_SuN5K6EHtI/story01.htm

Children of the revolution :: The school where children of Mao and Tito were boarders
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24285175#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/5KsP8J-LzXc/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LNLraciCPCE/story01.htm

Driver shot dead in dramatic car chase at U.S. Capitol :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kezUv2_tJR0/story01.htm

Argentina seeks jail for de la Rua :: Prosecutors in Argentina request a six-year prison term for former President Fernando de la Rua over a bribery scandal.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24393650#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tropical Storm Karen takes aim at U.S. Gulf Coast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6yjk9FnpdMk/story01.htm

Street search for new Banksy :: The race is on to find the latest Banksy on New York's streets -- before the vandals.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/us-banksy-max-foster/index.html?eref�ition

Why is a children's book about rabbits being read at weddings? :: Why is a kids' book about rabbits being read at weddings?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24379830#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What's missing from David Bowie's bookshelf?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24384937#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Tunisian man faces US terror charges :: Tunisian national Nizar Trabelsi, jailed in Belgium in 2003 for planning to attack a Nato air base, is extradited to the US on further charges.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24393770#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Analysis: U.S. default seems unthinkable but investors have options :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/g1ZMnk_ScBw/story01.htm

Illegal immigrants can get driver's licenses under new California law :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UOINNaRkeOc/story01.htm

VIDEO: Capitol car chase caught on camera :: A woman who rammed security gates near the White House in Washington, leading to a car chase with police, has been shot dead.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24392906#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Boy, 14, held in shooting deaths of two men at Oregon hunting camp :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZgXbgXU4V5I/story01.htm

5 strange things on shutdown politics :: Battles over money never seem to end in Washington. And the consequences are often unpleasant when lawmakers can't agree to iron them out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/24/politics/5-things-government-shutdown/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. shuts down; insults shoot up :: We call out the top name-callers in the government shutdown. CNN's Jeanne Moos asks "Who are you calling Honey Boo Boo?"
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/03/tsr-moos-shutdown-name-calling.cnn.html?eref�ition

Are GPs better value than hamsters? :: Are GPs better value than hamsters?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24389625#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shutdown puts Americans on the edge :: For some, it's an emotional punch to the gut. For others, the consequences could be truly life-changing.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/politics/government-shutdown-impact/index.html?eref�ition

Why social media bans at work are bad :: If your company bans you from using Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media in the office, that policy is "brain dead", entrepreneur Vivek Wadhwa told me.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/business/opinion-keen-social-media-office/index.html?eref�ition

Twitter reveals rip-roaring growth, big losses ahead of IPO :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zAANaBZ4ngI/story01.htm

U.S. shutdown seen dragging on as debt ceiling fight nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0NLQNk9sXkM/story01.htm

California governor signs law expanding protections for journalists :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/raU56uQ7BqM/story01.htm

Walking 'cuts breast cancer risk' :: Post-menopausal women who walk for an hour a day can cut their chance of breast cancer significantly, a study has suggested.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24381469#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Global fleets steam into Sydney :: Ships from nations including China, Thailand, the United States, Malaysia, France, Japan and former colonial power Britain passed through the heads into the famous Sydney Harbour where they joined 16 tall ships from around the world in preparation for a ceremonial fleet review on October 5, 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/world/gallery/sydney-fleet-review/index.html?eref�ition

Feature: No jobs, no hope, Nepal's workers head to the Gulf :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AQsFCgehH7I/story01.htm

Incredible fireworks to light up Seoul :: Expect debilitating traffic jams and crammed subways as hordes of joyous, beer-guzzling, gimbap eating, DSLR-toting visitors hit the streets of Seoul this Saturday for the city's most explosive festival of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/03/travel/seoul-fireworks-festival/index.html?eref�ition