Sunday, October 20, 2013

20-Oct-2013 23:03

Execution survivor to be hanged again :: For now, Alireza M. is a lucky man. But, like life itself, that may not last.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/meast/iran-execution-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Google profits boost share price :: Google's shares jump to an all-time high boosted by stronger than expected earnings in the July-to-September quarter.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24576694#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The drugs derived from deadly poisons :: The deadliest poisons are often central to the most important medicines, as Michael Mosley explains.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24551945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Australia bushfires :: More than 60 bushfires in New South Wales
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24566286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exclusive - India gears up to launch interest rate futures - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/udxPYfCcta8/story01.htm

Big asteroid buzzes past Earth :: One of the most dangerous asteroids on record made a near pass by Earth last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/asteroid-near-pass/index.html?eref�ition

Inferno in Australia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans got what they wanted :: With no time left on the clock, members of Congress finally reached a deal that would reopen the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/opinion/zelizer-gop-victory/index.html?eref�ition

India probe into Wal-Mart investment moves to RBI - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/fRywAUdWP54/story01.htm

Major piracy site to be shut down :: IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24580130#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 18 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 18 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578642#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human remains in NY teens' bags? :: Two teen girls were detained Thursday at a Victoria's Secret store in Manhattan after possible human remains were found in one of their bags, an NYPD spokesman told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/us/possible-human-remains-victorias-secret-bag/index.html?eref�ition

L&T net profit rises 7 pct, beats analyst estimates :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uc605Ew6ka4/story01.htm

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/URQ0m8Xg-ss/story01.htm

Will machines ever be able to think? :: Will computers ever be able to think?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24565995#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 12-18 October 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578644#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reliance, BP promise $8-10 bln for work on D6 gas block :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Glyhfd2XsZQ/story01.htm

'Electronic blood' computer tested :: A new brain-inspired computing device powered via a liquid instead of through wires has been demonstrated at IBM's Zurich laboratory.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24571219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VE6g_GiEdL4/story01.htm

Taliban attack breaks months of quiet in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XNweEpf3QO0/story01.htm

Newly discovered asteroid missed Earth but will return in 2032 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ccgQFLTuI_Q/story01.htm

Anger grows over aid delays among cyclone survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/8KmudADah6w/story01.htm

A new phone concept? :: What if you could buy a smartphone that would last you for the rest of your life?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/19/tech/innovation/phonebloks-the-smartphone-for-life/index.html?eref�ition

'Last Supper' sets Asian art record :: An oil painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi has sold for $23.3 million at an auction in Hong Kong - a record price for Asian contemporary art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/06/business/record-asian-art/index.html?eref�ition

The secrets of making money :: De La Rue head of design Alan Newman gives a look at what goes into the design and creation of a new banknote.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/10/07/natpkg-de-la-rue-money-making.cnn.html?eref�ition

Monster truck kills spectators :: A "monster truck" spun out of control and mowed down spectators at an event in Mexico, killing at least eight people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/07/vo-vause-mexico-monster-truck.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wingsuit flier final flight :: Hungarian wingsuit flier Victor Kovats glides to his death in Zhangjiajie, China, when his parachute apparently fails.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/10/intl-vo-china-wingsuit-flyer-death.cctv.html?eref�ition

China hits out at NASA :: China has hit out at NASA for its decision to ban Chinese scholars from an upcoming scientific conference in California, calling it "discriminatory."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/10/world/asia/china-nasa-row/index.html?eref�ition

Subeconomy of fake Beats :: Three weeks ago, hip-hop star Andre Young -- better known as Dr. Dre -- made news as his Beats Electronics line, a maker of premium headphones, was valued at more than $1 billion thanks to an investment from the Carlyle Group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/13/business/china-fake-headphones-dr-dre-beats/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistan tells U.N. at least 400 civilians killed by drone strikes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mjFIfPgeSkM/story01.htm

20-Oct-2013 23:03 10

The Food & Drink Issue: The Octopus That Almost Ate Seattle :: The giant Pacific octopus is, in the words of a Seattle conservationist, a "glamour animal." It is also tasty. Therein lies the conflict.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/the-octopus-that-almost-ate-seattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: Remaking Tavern on the Green, One Fork at a Time :: The old restaurant is being resurrected by a couple of Philly guys who are willing to place a big bet. It starts with getting the details right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/remaking-tavern-on-the-green-one-fork-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Should You Eat Chicken? :: The solution to the salmonella problem lies not only in washing your hands but in improving production methods.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/16/opinion/bittman-should-you-eat-chicken.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger's Favorite Long-Term Retailer - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/10/15/charlie-mungers-most-favorite-long-term-retailer.aspx

Charles Munger Jr. Speaks on the Art of Political Reform - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2013/10/charles-munger-jr-speaks-art-political-reform/

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

The Food & Drink Issue: 22 Hours in Balthazar :: Inside the world's most efficient, well-oiled potato-chipping machine.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/22-hours-in-balthazar.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fiddler on the Roof,' Its Production Heritage :: A new book chronicles the development of "Fiddler on the Roof," a musical that led its artists into debates about ethnic identity and its stageworthiness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/theater/fiddler-on-the-roof-its-production-heritage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Paris school students protest after Kosovo Roma girl's deportation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131017-paris-school-students-protest-over-kosovo-roma-girls-deportation

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

Christian Benteke's return buoys Paul Lambert despite Aston Villa's defeat to ... - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/20/christian-bentekes-return-buoys-paul-lambert-after-aston-villa-defeat-to-tottenham-4154118/

'Gravity' Leads Box Office a 3rd Time With $31 Million (Correct) - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-10-20/gravity-leads-u-dot-s-dot-box-office-for-third-week-with-31-million

Rubio supports McConnell for reelection - Washington Post (blog) :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/10/20/rubio-supports-mcconnell-for-reelection/

Doctor Who: 10 things we learned from The Day of the Doctor trailer - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/doctor-who-day-doctor-trailer-2474305

Velasquez defends title, defeats JDS - FOXSports.com :: http://msn.foxsports.com/ufc/story/velasquez-defends-title-defeats-jds-101913

Shane Victorino, Boston Red Sox rally past Detroit Tigers to advance to World ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nationals/shane-victorino-boston-red-sox-rally-past-detroit-tigers-to-advance-to-world-series/2013/10/20/cd904e02-3933-11e3-8a0e-4e2cf80831fc_story.html

Belgian parachutist plane 'had crashed before' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/belgium/10392622/Belgian-parachutist-plane-had-crashed-before.html

Brother of man killed in French Alps: It wasn't me - Boston.com :: http://www.boston.com/news/world/europe/2013/10/20/brother-man-killed-french-alps-wasn/WfcHQKImoavCr1UbtGHerN/story.html

Arsenal's Jack Wilshere scored the most beautiful goal of the Premier League ... - USA TODAY :: http://ftw.usatoday.com/2013/10/jack-wilshere-arsenal-goal-gif-norwich/


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20-Oct-2013 22:02

Execution survivor to be hanged again :: For now, Alireza M. is a lucky man. But, like life itself, that may not last.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/meast/iran-execution-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Google profits boost share price :: Google's shares jump to an all-time high boosted by stronger than expected earnings in the July-to-September quarter.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24576694#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The drugs derived from deadly poisons :: The deadliest poisons are often central to the most important medicines, as Michael Mosley explains.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24551945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Australia bushfires :: More than 60 bushfires in New South Wales
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24566286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exclusive - India gears up to launch interest rate futures - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/udxPYfCcta8/story01.htm

Big asteroid buzzes past Earth :: One of the most dangerous asteroids on record made a near pass by Earth last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/asteroid-near-pass/index.html?eref�ition

Inferno in Australia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans got what they wanted :: With no time left on the clock, members of Congress finally reached a deal that would reopen the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/opinion/zelizer-gop-victory/index.html?eref�ition

India probe into Wal-Mart investment moves to RBI - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/fRywAUdWP54/story01.htm

Major piracy site to be shut down :: IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24580130#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 18 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 18 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578642#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

National teacher strike may go ahead :: Teaching unions say they will press ahead with plans for a one-day national strike before Christmas if the dispute is not resolved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24580222#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human remains in NY teens' bags? :: Two teen girls were detained Thursday at a Victoria's Secret store in Manhattan after possible human remains were found in one of their bags, an NYPD spokesman told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/us/possible-human-remains-victorias-secret-bag/index.html?eref�ition

L&T net profit rises 7 pct, beats analyst estimates :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uc605Ew6ka4/story01.htm

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/URQ0m8Xg-ss/story01.htm

Will machines ever be able to think? :: Will computers ever be able to think?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24565995#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 12-18 October 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578644#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reliance, BP promise $8-10 bln for work on D6 gas block :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Glyhfd2XsZQ/story01.htm

'Electronic blood' computer tested :: A new brain-inspired computing device powered via a liquid instead of through wires has been demonstrated at IBM's Zurich laboratory.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24571219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VE6g_GiEdL4/story01.htm

Taliban attack breaks months of quiet in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XNweEpf3QO0/story01.htm

Newly discovered asteroid missed Earth but will return in 2032 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ccgQFLTuI_Q/story01.htm

Anger grows over aid delays among cyclone survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/8KmudADah6w/story01.htm

A new phone concept? :: What if you could buy a smartphone that would last you for the rest of your life?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/19/tech/innovation/phonebloks-the-smartphone-for-life/index.html?eref�ition

'Last Supper' sets Asian art record :: An oil painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi has sold for $23.3 million at an auction in Hong Kong - a record price for Asian contemporary art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/06/business/record-asian-art/index.html?eref�ition

The secrets of making money :: De La Rue head of design Alan Newman gives a look at what goes into the design and creation of a new banknote.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/10/07/natpkg-de-la-rue-money-making.cnn.html?eref�ition

Monster truck kills spectators :: A "monster truck" spun out of control and mowed down spectators at an event in Mexico, killing at least eight people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/07/vo-vause-mexico-monster-truck.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wingsuit flier final flight :: Hungarian wingsuit flier Victor Kovats glides to his death in Zhangjiajie, China, when his parachute apparently fails.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/10/intl-vo-china-wingsuit-flyer-death.cctv.html?eref�ition

China hits out at NASA :: China has hit out at NASA for its decision to ban Chinese scholars from an upcoming scientific conference in California, calling it "discriminatory."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/10/world/asia/china-nasa-row/index.html?eref�ition

Subeconomy of fake Beats :: Three weeks ago, hip-hop star Andre Young -- better known as Dr. Dre -- made news as his Beats Electronics line, a maker of premium headphones, was valued at more than $1 billion thanks to an investment from the Carlyle Group.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/13/business/china-fake-headphones-dr-dre-beats/index.html?eref�ition

20-Oct-2013 22:02 10

The Food & Drink Issue: The Octopus That Almost Ate Seattle :: The giant Pacific octopus is, in the words of a Seattle conservationist, a "glamour animal." It is also tasty. Therein lies the conflict.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/the-octopus-that-almost-ate-seattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: Remaking Tavern on the Green, One Fork at a Time :: The old restaurant is being resurrected by a couple of Philly guys who are willing to place a big bet. It starts with getting the details right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/remaking-tavern-on-the-green-one-fork-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Should You Eat Chicken? :: The solution to the salmonella problem lies not only in washing your hands but in improving production methods.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/16/opinion/bittman-should-you-eat-chicken.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger's Favorite Long-Term Retailer - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/10/15/charlie-mungers-most-favorite-long-term-retailer.aspx

Charles Munger Jr. Speaks on the Art of Political Reform - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2013/10/charles-munger-jr-speaks-art-political-reform/

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

The Food & Drink Issue: 22 Hours in Balthazar :: Inside the world's most efficient, well-oiled potato-chipping machine.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/22-hours-in-balthazar.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fiddler on the Roof,' Its Production Heritage :: A new book chronicles the development of "Fiddler on the Roof," a musical that led its artists into debates about ethnic identity and its stageworthiness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/theater/fiddler-on-the-roof-its-production-heritage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Paris school students protest after Kosovo Roma girl's deportation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131017-paris-school-students-protest-over-kosovo-roma-girls-deportation

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

Cruz Is Unapologetic as Senior Republicans Criticize Shutdown - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-10-20/cruz-is-unapologetic-as-senior-republicans-criticize-shutdown

'Boy Meets World' star, Danielle Fishel, marries - Toronto Sun :: http://www.torontosun.com/2013/10/20/boy-meets-world-star-danielle-fishel-marries

Townsend vows to keep feet on ground after first Premier League goal for ... - Goal.com :: http://www.goal.com/en-gb/news/2896/premier-league/2013/10/20/4347195/townsend-vows-to-keep-feet-on-ground-after-first-premier

Belgian plane crash kills 11 on skydive, jumpers unable to get out of plane ... - National Post :: http://news.nationalpost.com/2013/10/20/belgian-plane-crash-kills-11-on-skydive-jumpers-unable-to-get-out-of-plane-during-nosedive/

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/10/20/us-usa-florida-release-idUSBRE99J00120131020

Lew fires warning over future US showdowns - Sydney Morning Herald :: http://www.smh.com.au/business/world-business/lew-fires-warning-over-future-us-showdowns-20131021-2vvg0.html

Velasquez defends title, defeats JDS - FOXSports.com :: http://msn.foxsports.com/ufc/story/velasquez-defends-title-defeats-jds-101913

Republicans say Kathleen Sebelius will have to answer for health-care exchanges - Washington Post (blog) :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-politics/wp/2013/10/20/republicans-say-kathleen-sebelius-will-have-to-answer-for-health-care-exchanges/

With new budget deadlines, top Hill lawmakers appear as far apart as ever - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/10/20/with-new-budget-deadlines-top-hill-lawmakers-appear-as-far-apart-as-ever/


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20-Oct-2013 21:01

Execution survivor to be hanged again :: For now, Alireza M. is a lucky man. But, like life itself, that may not last.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/meast/iran-execution-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Google profits boost share price :: Google's shares jump to an all-time high boosted by stronger than expected earnings in the July-to-September quarter.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24576694#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The drugs derived from deadly poisons :: The deadliest poisons are often central to the most important medicines, as Michael Mosley explains.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24551945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Australia bushfires :: More than 60 bushfires in New South Wales
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24566286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Banned Amir praying ICC will grant him second chance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n2XBe0zGMa8/story01.htm

Exclusive - India gears up to launch interest rate futures - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/udxPYfCcta8/story01.htm

Big asteroid buzzes past Earth :: One of the most dangerous asteroids on record made a near pass by Earth last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/asteroid-near-pass/index.html?eref�ition

Inferno in Australia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans got what they wanted :: With no time left on the clock, members of Congress finally reached a deal that would reopen the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/opinion/zelizer-gop-victory/index.html?eref�ition

India probe into Wal-Mart investment moves to RBI - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/fRywAUdWP54/story01.htm

Major piracy site to be shut down :: IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24580130#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 18 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 18 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578642#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

National teacher strike may go ahead :: Teaching unions say they will press ahead with plans for a one-day national strike before Christmas if the dispute is not resolved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24580222#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human remains in NY teens' bags? :: Two teen girls were detained Thursday at a Victoria's Secret store in Manhattan after possible human remains were found in one of their bags, an NYPD spokesman told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/us/possible-human-remains-victorias-secret-bag/index.html?eref�ition

L&T net profit rises 7 pct, beats analyst estimates :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uc605Ew6ka4/story01.htm

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/URQ0m8Xg-ss/story01.htm

Will machines ever be able to think? :: Will computers ever be able to think?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24565995#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 12-18 October 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578644#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reliance, BP promise $8-10 bln for work on D6 gas block :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Glyhfd2XsZQ/story01.htm

'Electronic blood' computer tested :: A new brain-inspired computing device powered via a liquid instead of through wires has been demonstrated at IBM's Zurich laboratory.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24571219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VE6g_GiEdL4/story01.htm

Taliban attack breaks months of quiet in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XNweEpf3QO0/story01.htm

Newly discovered asteroid missed Earth but will return in 2032 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ccgQFLTuI_Q/story01.htm

Anger grows over aid delays among cyclone survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/8KmudADah6w/story01.htm

A new phone concept? :: What if you could buy a smartphone that would last you for the rest of your life?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/19/tech/innovation/phonebloks-the-smartphone-for-life/index.html?eref�ition

'Last Supper' sets Asian art record :: An oil painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi has sold for $23.3 million at an auction in Hong Kong - a record price for Asian contemporary art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/06/business/record-asian-art/index.html?eref�ition

The secrets of making money :: De La Rue head of design Alan Newman gives a look at what goes into the design and creation of a new banknote.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/10/07/natpkg-de-la-rue-money-making.cnn.html?eref�ition

Monster truck kills spectators :: A "monster truck" spun out of control and mowed down spectators at an event in Mexico, killing at least eight people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/07/vo-vause-mexico-monster-truck.cnn.html?eref�ition

Wingsuit flier final flight :: Hungarian wingsuit flier Victor Kovats glides to his death in Zhangjiajie, China, when his parachute apparently fails.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/10/intl-vo-china-wingsuit-flyer-death.cctv.html?eref�ition

China hits out at NASA :: China has hit out at NASA for its decision to ban Chinese scholars from an upcoming scientific conference in California, calling it "discriminatory."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/10/world/asia/china-nasa-row/index.html?eref�ition

20-Oct-2013 21:01 10

The Food & Drink Issue: The Octopus That Almost Ate Seattle :: The giant Pacific octopus is, in the words of a Seattle conservationist, a "glamour animal." It is also tasty. Therein lies the conflict.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/the-octopus-that-almost-ate-seattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: Remaking Tavern on the Green, One Fork at a Time :: The old restaurant is being resurrected by a couple of Philly guys who are willing to place a big bet. It starts with getting the details right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/remaking-tavern-on-the-green-one-fork-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Should You Eat Chicken? :: The solution to the salmonella problem lies not only in washing your hands but in improving production methods.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/16/opinion/bittman-should-you-eat-chicken.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger's Favorite Long-Term Retailer - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/10/15/charlie-mungers-most-favorite-long-term-retailer.aspx

Charles Munger Jr. Speaks on the Art of Political Reform - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2013/10/charles-munger-jr-speaks-art-political-reform/

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

The Food & Drink Issue: 22 Hours in Balthazar :: Inside the world's most efficient, well-oiled potato-chipping machine.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/22-hours-in-balthazar.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fiddler on the Roof,' Its Production Heritage :: A new book chronicles the development of "Fiddler on the Roof," a musical that led its artists into debates about ethnic identity and its stageworthiness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/theater/fiddler-on-the-roof-its-production-heritage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Paris school students protest after Kosovo Roma girl's deportation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131017-paris-school-students-protest-over-kosovo-roma-girls-deportation

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

More arrests expected soon after Florida killers nabbed - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/10/20/florida-fugitive-prisoners/3090863/

Kanye West Wears a T-Shirt With Picture of a Nude Kim Kardashian Before ... - Us Magazine :: http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-style/news/kanye-west-wears-a-t-shirt-with-picture-of-kim-kardashians-face-before-seattle-show-picture-20132010

Post-shutdown, Republicans remain divided on tactics over healthcare - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/politicsnow/la-pn-budget-republicans-shutdown-ted-cruz-sunday-tv-20131020,0,7858444.story

Miley is 'in lust' with music magazine editor's son - Times of India :: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/music/news-and-interviews/Miley-is-in-lust-with-music-magazine-editors-son/articleshow/24437100.cms

Shane Victorino, Boston Red Sox rally past Detroit Tigers to advance to World ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/nationals/shane-victorino-boston-red-sox-rally-past-detroit-tigers-to-advance-to-world-series/2013/10/20/cd904e02-3933-11e3-8a0e-4e2cf80831fc_story.html

Welby slams energy firms over price hikes - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/personalfinance/consumertips/household-bills/10392461/Welby-slams-energy-firms-over-price-hikes.html

Hayling Island tornado 'was like plane crashing' as 100 homes damaged by 'wall ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/hayling-island-tornado-was-like-2474225

girl trafficked into UK to have her organs harvested - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/20/young-girl-trafficked-into-uk-to-have-her-organs-harvested-and-sold-4153226/

iPhone 5S declared fastest phone in UK survey - Focus Taiwan News Channel :: http://focustaiwan.tw/news/ast/201310200004.aspx


10

20-Oct-2013 20:00

Execution survivor to be hanged again :: For now, Alireza M. is a lucky man. But, like life itself, that may not last.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/meast/iran-execution-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Google profits boost share price :: Google's shares jump to an all-time high boosted by stronger than expected earnings in the July-to-September quarter.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24576694#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The drugs derived from deadly poisons :: The deadliest poisons are often central to the most important medicines, as Michael Mosley explains.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24551945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Australia bushfires :: More than 60 bushfires in New South Wales
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24566286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New election in Maldives in doubt as challengers dither over list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0bo6zssZh-U/story01.htm

Banned Amir praying ICC will grant him second chance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n2XBe0zGMa8/story01.htm

Exclusive - India gears up to launch interest rate futures - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/udxPYfCcta8/story01.htm

'Star Wars' set being swallowed by sand :: Parts of the Star Wars films were shot in the Tunisian Sahara Desert. The film set is a draw for tourists, but it will soon disappear under a sand dune.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/travel/star-wars-visit-taooine-sahara/index.html?eref�ition

Big asteroid buzzes past Earth :: One of the most dangerous asteroids on record made a near pass by Earth last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/asteroid-near-pass/index.html?eref�ition

Inferno in Australia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans got what they wanted :: With no time left on the clock, members of Congress finally reached a deal that would reopen the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/opinion/zelizer-gop-victory/index.html?eref�ition

India probe into Wal-Mart investment moves to RBI - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/fRywAUdWP54/story01.htm

Major piracy site to be shut down :: IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24580130#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

First flying car to go on sale in 2015 :: Massachusetts-based company, Terrafugia announced its first flying car will be available 2015. Erin Burnett reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/17/exp-erin-dnt-terrafugia-fly-car-coming-soon.cnn.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 18 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 18 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578642#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

National teacher strike may go ahead :: Teaching unions say they will press ahead with plans for a one-day national strike before Christmas if the dispute is not resolved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24580222#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human remains in NY teens' bags? :: Two teen girls were detained Thursday at a Victoria's Secret store in Manhattan after possible human remains were found in one of their bags, an NYPD spokesman told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/us/possible-human-remains-victorias-secret-bag/index.html?eref�ition

L&T net profit rises 7 pct, beats analyst estimates :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uc605Ew6ka4/story01.htm

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/URQ0m8Xg-ss/story01.htm

Will machines ever be able to think? :: Will computers ever be able to think?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24565995#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 12-18 October 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578644#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Drones tackle rhino poacning :: Using military-grade helicopters, night-vision equipment and guns fitted with stealth silencers, organized crime syndicates are taking rhino poaching to a whole new level and conservation parks are struggling to keep up.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/16/world/africa/helicopters-versus-drones-rhino/index.html?eref�ition

Controversial technology :: New film "Drone Strike" looks at impact of controversial technology on the pilots who man them miles from their target
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/08/ctw-drone-strike-chris-richmond.cnn.html?eref�ition

Have you met your neighborhood drone? :: How friendly drones could soon be your new delivery boy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/innovation/zookal-will-deliver-textbooks-using-drones/index.html?eref�ition

Misery of Syria's homeless millions :: CNN reporters share their gripping stories while reporting in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/18/dnt-escaping-syria-pt-2.cnn.html?eref�ition

Reliance, BP promise $8-10 bln for work on D6 gas block :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Glyhfd2XsZQ/story01.htm

'Electronic blood' computer tested :: A new brain-inspired computing device powered via a liquid instead of through wires has been demonstrated at IBM's Zurich laboratory.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24571219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Malala offers her book to Queen :: Pakistani activist Malala Yousafzai meets Britain's Queen Elizabeth. And Duchess Kate attends an Olympic Park event.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/18/seg-malala-kate.cnn.html?eref�ition

Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VE6g_GiEdL4/story01.htm

Millennia to create, ruined in seconds :: It took nature took millions of years to create what it took Glenn Hall just a few seconds to destroy.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/us/utah-boulder-destroyed/index.html?eref�ition

20-Oct-2013 20:00 10

The Food & Drink Issue: The Octopus That Almost Ate Seattle :: The giant Pacific octopus is, in the words of a Seattle conservationist, a "glamour animal." It is also tasty. Therein lies the conflict.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/the-octopus-that-almost-ate-seattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: Remaking Tavern on the Green, One Fork at a Time :: The old restaurant is being resurrected by a couple of Philly guys who are willing to place a big bet. It starts with getting the details right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/remaking-tavern-on-the-green-one-fork-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger's Favorite Long-Term Retailer - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/10/15/charlie-mungers-most-favorite-long-term-retailer.aspx

Charles Munger Jr. Speaks on the Art of Political Reform - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2013/10/charles-munger-jr-speaks-art-political-reform/

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

Claudia Roth Pierpont's 'Roth Unbound' :: Claudia Roth Pierpont's look at Philip Roth's career is an authorized critical biography of the old school.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/books/review/claudia-roth-pierponts-roth-unbound.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: 22 Hours in Balthazar :: Inside the world's most efficient, well-oiled potato-chipping machine.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/22-hours-in-balthazar.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fiddler on the Roof,' Its Production Heritage :: A new book chronicles the development of "Fiddler on the Roof," a musical that led its artists into debates about ethnic identity and its stageworthiness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/theater/fiddler-on-the-roof-its-production-heritage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Paris school students protest after Kosovo Roma girl's deportation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131017-paris-school-students-protest-over-kosovo-roma-girls-deportation

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

Miley Dating ?Rolling Stone? Photog? - Daily Beast :: http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheats/2013/10/20/miley-dating-rolling-stone-photog.html

Cruz Is Unapologetic as Senior Republicans Criticize Shutdown - Businessweek :: http://www.businessweek.com/news/2013-10-20/cruz-is-unapologetic-as-senior-republicans-criticize-shutdown

Andros Townsend inspires Tottenham to victory over Aston Villa - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/20/aston-villa-v-tottenham-andros-townsend-gives-spurs-half-time-lead-at-villa-park-4153771/

Boston Red Sox's magical turnaround continues with trip to World Series after ... - National Post :: http://sports.nationalpost.com/2013/10/20/boston-red-sox-magical-turnaround-continues-with-trip-to-world-series-after-alcs-win-over-detroit-tigers/

Second Rare Oarfish Appears On California Shores - TIME :: http://science.time.com/2013/10/20/second-rare-oarfish-appears-on-california-shores/

Rubio downcast about immigration reform, casts blame on Obama - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/10/20/rubio-downcast-about-immigration-reform-casts-blame-on-obama/

girl trafficked into UK to have her organs harvested - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/20/young-girl-trafficked-into-uk-to-have-her-organs-harvested-and-sold-4153226/

Arsenal 4 Norwich City 1 - match report - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/competitions/premier-league/10386481/Arsenal-4-Norwich-City-1-match-report.html

iPhone 5S declared fastest phone in UK survey - Focus Taiwan News Channel :: http://focustaiwan.tw/news/ast/201310200004.aspx


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Execution survivor to be hanged again :: For now, Alireza M. is a lucky man. But, like life itself, that may not last.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/meast/iran-execution-survivor/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Google profits boost share price :: Google's shares jump to an all-time high boosted by stronger than expected earnings in the July-to-September quarter.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24576694#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The drugs derived from deadly poisons :: The deadliest poisons are often central to the most important medicines, as Michael Mosley explains.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24551945#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Australia bushfires :: More than 60 bushfires in New South Wales
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24566286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

INSIGHT - Militia rivalries threaten new war in post-revolt Libya :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/J8WLXknRJbk/story01.htm

New election in Maldives in doubt as challengers dither over list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/0bo6zssZh-U/story01.htm

Banned Amir praying ICC will grant him second chance :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n2XBe0zGMa8/story01.htm

Exclusive - India gears up to launch interest rate futures - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/udxPYfCcta8/story01.htm

Big asteroid buzzes past Earth :: One of the most dangerous asteroids on record made a near pass by Earth last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/tech/asteroid-near-pass/index.html?eref�ition

Inferno in Australia ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Republicans got what they wanted :: With no time left on the clock, members of Congress finally reached a deal that would reopen the federal government and raise the debt ceiling.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/opinion/zelizer-gop-victory/index.html?eref�ition

India probe into Wal-Mart investment moves to RBI - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/fRywAUdWP54/story01.htm

Major piracy site to be shut down :: IsoHunt, a major website that indexed illegal files, is to close and pay $110m (£68m) to a US movie industry body.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24580130#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day in pictures: 18 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 18 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578642#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

National teacher strike may go ahead :: Teaching unions say they will press ahead with plans for a one-day national strike before Christmas if the dispute is not resolved.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24580222#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Human remains in NY teens' bags? :: Two teen girls were detained Thursday at a Victoria's Secret store in Manhattan after possible human remains were found in one of their bags, an NYPD spokesman told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/us/possible-human-remains-victorias-secret-bag/index.html?eref�ition

L&T net profit rises 7 pct, beats analyst estimates :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/uc605Ew6ka4/story01.htm

Pakistan polio outbreak puts global eradication at risk :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/URQ0m8Xg-ss/story01.htm

Will machines ever be able to think? :: Will computers ever be able to think?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24565995#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 12-18 October 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24578644#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Reliance, BP promise $8-10 bln for work on D6 gas block :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Glyhfd2XsZQ/story01.htm

'Electronic blood' computer tested :: A new brain-inspired computing device powered via a liquid instead of through wires has been demonstrated at IBM's Zurich laboratory.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24571219#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Saudis reject Security Council seat, angry over Mideast inaction :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VE6g_GiEdL4/story01.htm

Taliban attack breaks months of quiet in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XNweEpf3QO0/story01.htm

Newly discovered asteroid missed Earth but will return in 2032 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ccgQFLTuI_Q/story01.htm

Anger grows over aid delays among cyclone survivors :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/8KmudADah6w/story01.htm

A new phone concept? :: What if you could buy a smartphone that would last you for the rest of your life?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/09/19/tech/innovation/phonebloks-the-smartphone-for-life/index.html?eref�ition

'Last Supper' sets Asian art record :: An oil painting by Chinese artist Zeng Fanzhi has sold for $23.3 million at an auction in Hong Kong - a record price for Asian contemporary art.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/06/business/record-asian-art/index.html?eref�ition

The secrets of making money :: De La Rue head of design Alan Newman gives a look at what goes into the design and creation of a new banknote.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/10/07/natpkg-de-la-rue-money-making.cnn.html?eref�ition

Monster truck kills spectators :: A "monster truck" spun out of control and mowed down spectators at an event in Mexico, killing at least eight people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/07/vo-vause-mexico-monster-truck.cnn.html?eref�ition

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The Food & Drink Issue: The Octopus That Almost Ate Seattle :: The giant Pacific octopus is, in the words of a Seattle conservationist, a "glamour animal." It is also tasty. Therein lies the conflict.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/the-octopus-that-almost-ate-seattle.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: Remaking Tavern on the Green, One Fork at a Time :: The old restaurant is being resurrected by a couple of Philly guys who are willing to place a big bet. It starts with getting the details right.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/remaking-tavern-on-the-green-one-fork-at-a-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

Charlie Munger's Favorite Long-Term Retailer - Motley Fool :: http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2013/10/15/charlie-mungers-most-favorite-long-term-retailer.aspx

Charles Munger Jr. Speaks on the Art of Political Reform - Fox and Hounds Daily :: http://www.foxandhoundsdaily.com/2013/10/charles-munger-jr-speaks-art-political-reform/

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

Claudia Roth Pierpont's 'Roth Unbound' :: Claudia Roth Pierpont's look at Philip Roth's career is an authorized critical biography of the old school.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/books/review/claudia-roth-pierponts-roth-unbound.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Food & Drink Issue: 22 Hours in Balthazar :: Inside the world's most efficient, well-oiled potato-chipping machine.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/magazine/22-hours-in-balthazar.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

'Fiddler on the Roof,' Its Production Heritage :: A new book chronicles the development of "Fiddler on the Roof," a musical that led its artists into debates about ethnic identity and its stageworthiness.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/theater/fiddler-on-the-roof-its-production-heritage.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

10 Questions with Reggie Jackson :: The baseball star on the value of ego, his disappointments and why the Mets turned him down
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2154993,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

FRANCE: Paris school students protest after Kosovo Roma girl's deportation :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131017-paris-school-students-protest-over-kosovo-roma-girls-deportation

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

Authorities capture 2 Fla. prisoners at motel - MiamiHerald.com :: http://www.miamiherald.com/2013/10/19/3698338/2-killers-registered-as-felons.html

Nearly half million apply for US health insurance despite flaws: officials - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/10/20/us-usa-healthcare-enrollment-idUSBRE99J00720131020

Smokebomb thrown by Spurs fan hits linesman during Aston Villa-Tottenham clash - Metro :: http://metro.co.uk/2013/10/20/smokebomb-thrown-by-spurs-fan-hits-linesman-during-aston-villa-tottenham-clash-4153775/

US Treasury chief: US shutdown, debt showdown 'can never happen again' - Straits Times :: http://www.straitstimes.com/breaking-news/world/story/us-treasury-chief-us-shutdown-debt-showdown-can-never-happen-again-2013102

Believe it, there's no doubting Red Sox anymore - Boston Globe :: http://www.bostonglobe.com/sports/2013/10/20/there-doubting-these-world-series-bound-red-sox-anymore/bC4dSEvSydbK4KyWD6l3oJ/story.html

McCain: Obamacare website rollout a 'fiasco' - CNN (blog) :: http://politicalticker.blogs.cnn.com/2013/10/20/mccain-obamacare-website-rollout-a-fiasco/comment-page-9/

Miley Dating ?Rolling Stone? Photog? - Daily Beast :: http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheats/2013/10/20/miley-dating-rolling-stone-photog.html

Arsenal 4 Norwich City 1 - match report - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/competitions/premier-league/10386481/Arsenal-4-Norwich-City-1-match-report.html


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