Monday, October 21, 2013

21-Oct-2013 23:27

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

How the web spreads anti-semitism :: Daniel Goldhagen says technology now allows prejudice to reach the ends of the earth, and anti-semitiism is on the rise even in nations with very few Jews. Websites, servers and social networks must clamp down on hate speech
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/opinion/goldhagen-anti-semitism-internet/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

Obama to call healthcare website glitches 'unacceptable' as fix sought :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K3caUzDwmEo/story01.htm

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9UvF2GNQyoY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Tackling crimes against sex workers :: A revolutionary way of policing prostitution in Liverpool provides one model to help reduce violent attacks on sex workers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24520849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Alps murders: new witness speaks :: A new witness to the al-Hilli killings speaks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24476627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

University demand 'to rise by 26%' :: Universities minister says demand for undergraduate places will grow by a quarter in two decades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24579816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK first in heart failure operation :: A pioneering operation to improve the function of failing hearts while they are still beating has taken place in the UK for the first time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24579402#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British forests under threat :: The caterpillars that can strip an oak tree bare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24297553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

As ties warm, U.S. restarts security assistance to Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JjIHzBXLS1w/story01.htm

The BBC's first Man in Moscow :: The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago. Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24536359#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy :: The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24566266#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare skull raises evolution questions :: The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull triggers debate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/europe/ancient-skull-human-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

'Stranded' footballer can leave Qatar :: After two years of legal wrangling, hunger strike threats and suicidal thoughts, a French footballer can finally leave the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/sport/football/qatar-world-cup-workers-trapped/index.html?eref�ition

For JPMorgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FKgtIY5t8lQ/story01.htm

Sandra Bullock, 'Gravity' rocket past 'Carrie' to win box office :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pT1n4okgVR0/story01.htm

Chiefs unbeaten, Jets top Patriots after controversial call :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RVjiDOpDBBI/story01.htm

Mexico calls alleged U.S. spying on Calderon 'unacceptable' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/BiN6ahfvIY8/story01.htm

'Fit mom' fires back at her critics :: Maria Kang, a fit mother of three, defends her controversial "What's your excuse?" Facebook post.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/health/2013/10/19/nr-intv-maria-kang-facebook-fit-mom.cnn.html?eref�ition

China to restrict satellite TV stations to one foreign program :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/4RrDr1s-k7I/story01.htm

Radioactive water leaks at Fukushima as operator underestimates rainfall :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ogHEzn4Nff8/story01.htm

How to survive the world's longest flight :: Climbers conquer Everest. Runners complete the marathon. And globe-trotters master the ultralonghaul flight.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/travel/worlds-longest-flight/index.html?eref�ition

21-Oct-2013 23:27 10

FRANCE: French court to rule in Scientology fraud case :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131016-french-court-rule-scientology-fraud-case

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Autism Debate: Who's Afraid of Jenny McCarthy? :: Parents of autistic children call Jenny McCarthy an inspiration, but doctors say she's a menace to public health. How a former Playmate and television loudmouth became one of the most feared mothers in America
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1968100,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

EXCLUSIVE: RWANDA - SOUTH AFRICA - FRANCE : South Africa stalls French inquiry into Rwandan president's death crash :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131017-south-africa-stalls-french-rwanda-death-crash-inquiry

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

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

Spinning Horror Into Gold :: The producer Jason Blum's winning movie formula relies on profit-sharing, and he's thinking about applying it to television.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/business/media/turning-low-budget-horror-into-gold.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Caribbean Nations to Seek Reparations, Putting Price on Damage of Slavery :: Fourteen countries plan to compile an inventory of the harm caused by the slave trade and then demand an apology and reparations from the former colonial powers Britain, France and the Netherlands.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/world/americas/caribbean-nations-to-seek-reparations-putting-price-on-damage-of-slavery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Sun Sets on a Symbol of Western-Themed Dining :: Everything about the Hilltop Steak House in Saugus, Mass., was big, from the cactus sign out front to its portions. But the restaurant, once reported to be the nation's busiest, opened for the last time on Sunday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/the-sun-sets-on-a-symbol-of-western-themed-dining.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Why We Make Bad Decisions :: We listen to the information we want to hear and ignore the rest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/why-we-make-bad-decisions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Good Men of India :: In a country now famous for sexual violence, don't forget about the many loving husbands and fathers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/the-good-men-of-india.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: Are the Roma Primitive, or Just Poor? :: After centuries of persecution and living on the fringes of society, can the Roma ever integrate into Western Europe?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/sunday-review/are-the-roma-primitive-or-just-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Are Chicks Brighter Than Babies? :: Chickens may be better at math than toddlers. They don't deserve to be tortured.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/are-chicks-brighter-than-babies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Roma schoolgirl says no to Hollande offer to return to France alone :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/europe/20131019-roma-schoolgirl-says-no-hollande-offer-return-france-alone

The Call of the 'Wild' on the Pacific Crest Trail :: With the author Cheryl Strayed as their inspiration, many women (and some men) seem to have decided that the road to redemption can be found on the punishing paths of the trail.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/fashion/the-call-of-Cheryl-Strayeds-Wild-on-the-pacific-crest-trail.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Is Music the Key to Success? :: What is it about serious music training that seems to correlate with outsize success in many diverse fields?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/13/opinion/sunday/is-music-the-key-to-success.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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21-Oct-2013 22:26

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

How the web spreads anti-semitism :: Daniel Goldhagen says technology now allows prejudice to reach the ends of the earth, and anti-semitiism is on the rise even in nations with very few Jews. Websites, servers and social networks must clamp down on hate speech
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/opinion/goldhagen-anti-semitism-internet/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

Obama to call healthcare website glitches 'unacceptable' as fix sought :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K3caUzDwmEo/story01.htm

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9UvF2GNQyoY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Tackling crimes against sex workers :: A revolutionary way of policing prostitution in Liverpool provides one model to help reduce violent attacks on sex workers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24520849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Alps murders: new witness speaks :: A new witness to the al-Hilli killings speaks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24476627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sex scandal engulfs Auckland mayor :: New Zealanders are captivated and repulsed by lurid revelations that some fear could usher in a new era of political sleaze.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/world/asia/new-zealand-mayor-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

University demand 'to rise by 26%' :: Universities minister says demand for undergraduate places will grow by a quarter in two decades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24579816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK first in heart failure operation :: A pioneering operation to improve the function of failing hearts while they are still beating has taken place in the UK for the first time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24579402#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British forests under threat :: The caterpillars that can strip an oak tree bare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24297553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

As ties warm, U.S. restarts security assistance to Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JjIHzBXLS1w/story01.htm

The BBC's first Man in Moscow :: The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago. Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24536359#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy :: The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24566266#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare skull raises evolution questions :: The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull triggers debate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/europe/ancient-skull-human-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

'Stranded' footballer can leave Qatar :: After two years of legal wrangling, hunger strike threats and suicidal thoughts, a French footballer can finally leave the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/sport/football/qatar-world-cup-workers-trapped/index.html?eref�ition

For JPMorgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FKgtIY5t8lQ/story01.htm

India, China top slavery list of shame :: A new report says 30 million people are living as slaves. Where are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/global-slavery-index/index.html?eref�ition

Sandra Bullock, 'Gravity' rocket past 'Carrie' to win box office :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pT1n4okgVR0/story01.htm

VIDEO: CCTV shows Argentina train crash :: CCTV footage shows the moment a commuter train in the Argentina capital, Buenos Aires, failed to stop as it arrived at Once station, ending up wedged between the floor and ceiling of the platform.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24605302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chiefs unbeaten, Jets top Patriots after controversial call :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RVjiDOpDBBI/story01.htm

NASA reverses ban on China scientists :: The U.S. space agency backs down from a contentious call to bar Chinese scientists from a conference next month, following complaints the move was discriminatory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/asia/china-nasa-drama/index.html?eref�ition

Mexico calls alleged U.S. spying on Calderon 'unacceptable' :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/BiN6ahfvIY8/story01.htm

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Temple Grandin: What's Right with the Autistic Mind :: By focusing on deficits, we overlook the strengths of brains built differently
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2153096,00.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

The Unfulfilled Promise of Obamacare :: The Affordable Care Act was supposed to bring health coverage to the uninsured. As the law takes effect, the reality looks far different from the promise
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2153759,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Farrell: Nobel winners have both rational and irrational covered - Minneapolis Star Tribune :: http://www.startribune.com/business/yourmoney/228388141.html

Dispute Over Cover Charge Led to Vegas Killing - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/police-shot-las-vegas-strip-nightclub-20632904

France summons US ambassador over spying - News24 :: http://www.news24.com/World/News/France-summons-US-ambassador-over-spying-20131021-2

Gypsies fear backlash over mystery of blond girl - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2013/10/21/greece-mystery-angel-girl-roma-gypsy/3142559/

Near-miss in skies over Scotland as two Boeing 747 jumbo jets ignore urgent air ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/nearmiss-in-skies-over-scotland-as-two-boeing-747-jumbo-jets-ignore-urgent-air-traffic-control-instructions-and-turn-towards-each-other-8893847.html

France summons U.S. ambassador over spying report :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GTv_QjAqfSs/story01.htm

U.S. tries to calm Saudi anger over Syria, Iran :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/_ZFr7oSnq-g/story01.htm

University of Michigan governing board plans New York City trip in place of ... - The Flint Journal - MLive.com :: http://www.mlive.com/news/ann-arbor/index.ssf/2013/10/university_of_michigan_governi_2.html

Obamacare website a work in progress, government says :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/eJ9Gga8lI_A/index.html

Hurricane Raymond hovers in Pacific, threatens Mexico with heavy rain :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/xCbr7UQ4icU/story01.htm

Retro Report: Not Just a Hot Cup Anymore :: In 1992, McDonald's coffee was at the center of a lawsuit revisited in a Retro Report video. For consumers, much has changed since the uproar over the case.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/booming/not-just-a-hot-cup-anymore.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

How iPad 5 Case Makers Make Cases Without iPad 5s :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/32b75147/sc/15/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CTechnology0Cipad0Eipad0Emini0Ecases0Ecovers0Eready0Eipads0Cstory0Did0F20A628596/story01.htm

Chiefs unbeaten, Jets top Patriots after controversial call :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RVjiDOpDBBI/story01.htm

Op-Ed Columnist: From Beirut to Washington :: Covering the Middle East is helpful in explaining American politics.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/from-beirut-to-washington.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Softer Side of Pit Bulls :: A reviled breed gets a makeover
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2147287,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

TIME Cover Story: It's Time to Pay College Athletes :: College sports are mass entertainment. It's time to fully reward players for their work
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2151167,00.html?pcd=pw-magic


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21-Oct-2013 21:25

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

How the web spreads anti-semitism :: Daniel Goldhagen says technology now allows prejudice to reach the ends of the earth, and anti-semitiism is on the rise even in nations with very few Jews. Websites, servers and social networks must clamp down on hate speech
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/opinion/goldhagen-anti-semitism-internet/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

Obama to call healthcare website glitches 'unacceptable' as fix sought :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K3caUzDwmEo/story01.htm

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9UvF2GNQyoY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Tackling crimes against sex workers :: A revolutionary way of policing prostitution in Liverpool provides one model to help reduce violent attacks on sex workers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24520849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

37 killed in Syrian car bombing :: At least 37 people, including 26 civilians and some Syrian soldiers, were killed in a car bombing Sunday at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Hama, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and state media said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Alps murders: new witness speaks :: A new witness to the al-Hilli killings speaks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24476627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sex scandal engulfs Auckland mayor :: New Zealanders are captivated and repulsed by lurid revelations that some fear could usher in a new era of political sleaze.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/world/asia/new-zealand-mayor-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

University demand 'to rise by 26%' :: Universities minister says demand for undergraduate places will grow by a quarter in two decades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24579816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK first in heart failure operation :: A pioneering operation to improve the function of failing hearts while they are still beating has taken place in the UK for the first time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24579402#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British forests under threat :: The caterpillars that can strip an oak tree bare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24297553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

As ties warm, U.S. restarts security assistance to Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JjIHzBXLS1w/story01.htm

The BBC's first Man in Moscow :: The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago. Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24536359#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy :: The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24566266#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters battle police in Cairo :: Tear gas shrouded the streets outside the Sunni Muslim world's most prestigious university after Egyptian police battled thousands of pro-Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators Sunday in Cairo, authorities reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/egypt-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Rare skull raises evolution questions :: The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull triggers debate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/europe/ancient-skull-human-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

'Stranded' footballer can leave Qatar :: After two years of legal wrangling, hunger strike threats and suicidal thoughts, a French footballer can finally leave the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/sport/football/qatar-world-cup-workers-trapped/index.html?eref�ition

For JPMorgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FKgtIY5t8lQ/story01.htm

India, China top slavery list of shame :: A new report says 30 million people are living as slaves. Where are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/global-slavery-index/index.html?eref�ition

Sandra Bullock, 'Gravity' rocket past 'Carrie' to win box office :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pT1n4okgVR0/story01.htm

VIDEO: CCTV shows Argentina train crash :: CCTV footage shows the moment a commuter train in the Argentina capital, Buenos Aires, failed to stop as it arrived at Once station, ending up wedged between the floor and ceiling of the platform.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24605302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Chiefs unbeaten, Jets top Patriots after controversial call :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RVjiDOpDBBI/story01.htm

21-Oct-2013 21:25 10

FRANCE: French court to rule in Scientology fraud case :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131016-french-court-rule-scientology-fraud-case

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Autism Debate: Who's Afraid of Jenny McCarthy? :: Parents of autistic children call Jenny McCarthy an inspiration, but doctors say she's a menace to public health. How a former Playmate and television loudmouth became one of the most feared mothers in America
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1968100,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

EXCLUSIVE: RWANDA - SOUTH AFRICA - FRANCE : South Africa stalls French inquiry into Rwandan president's death crash :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131017-south-africa-stalls-french-rwanda-death-crash-inquiry

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

Spinning Horror Into Gold :: The producer Jason Blum's winning movie formula relies on profit-sharing, and he's thinking about applying it to television.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/business/media/turning-low-budget-horror-into-gold.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Caribbean Nations to Seek Reparations, Putting Price on Damage of Slavery :: Fourteen countries plan to compile an inventory of the harm caused by the slave trade and then demand an apology and reparations from the former colonial powers Britain, France and the Netherlands.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/world/americas/caribbean-nations-to-seek-reparations-putting-price-on-damage-of-slavery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf :: Walmart is beefing up its technology in an effort to compete with Amazon for Internet shoppers and the software engineers needed to attract them.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/technology/to-catch-up-walmart-moves-to-amazon-turf.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Sun Sets on a Symbol of Western-Themed Dining :: Everything about the Hilltop Steak House in Saugus, Mass., was big, from the cactus sign out front to its portions. But the restaurant, once reported to be the nation's busiest, opened for the last time on Sunday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/the-sun-sets-on-a-symbol-of-western-themed-dining.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator | The Great Divide: The Middle Class Gets Wise :: When school is in, inequality is out.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/19/the-middle-class-gets-wise/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Why We Make Bad Decisions :: We listen to the information we want to hear and ignore the rest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/why-we-make-bad-decisions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Good Men of India :: In a country now famous for sexual violence, don't forget about the many loving husbands and fathers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/the-good-men-of-india.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: Are the Roma Primitive, or Just Poor? :: After centuries of persecution and living on the fringes of society, can the Roma ever integrate into Western Europe?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/sunday-review/are-the-roma-primitive-or-just-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Are Chicks Brighter Than Babies? :: Chickens may be better at math than toddlers. They don't deserve to be tortured.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/are-chicks-brighter-than-babies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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21-Oct-2013 20:25

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

How the web spreads anti-semitism :: Daniel Goldhagen says technology now allows prejudice to reach the ends of the earth, and anti-semitiism is on the rise even in nations with very few Jews. Websites, servers and social networks must clamp down on hate speech
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/opinion/goldhagen-anti-semitism-internet/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

Obama to call healthcare website glitches 'unacceptable' as fix sought :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K3caUzDwmEo/story01.htm

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9UvF2GNQyoY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Tackling crimes against sex workers :: A revolutionary way of policing prostitution in Liverpool provides one model to help reduce violent attacks on sex workers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24520849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No charges for Asiana crash firefighter :: The firefighter who accidentally ran over and killed a 16-year-old girl who survived July's Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco will not be charged in the case, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/us/asiana-firefighter-investiagtion/index.html?eref�ition

37 killed in Syrian car bombing :: At least 37 people, including 26 civilians and some Syrian soldiers, were killed in a car bombing Sunday at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Hama, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and state media said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Alps murders: new witness speaks :: A new witness to the al-Hilli killings speaks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24476627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sex scandal engulfs Auckland mayor :: New Zealanders are captivated and repulsed by lurid revelations that some fear could usher in a new era of political sleaze.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/world/asia/new-zealand-mayor-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

University demand 'to rise by 26%' :: Universities minister says demand for undergraduate places will grow by a quarter in two decades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24579816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK first in heart failure operation :: A pioneering operation to improve the function of failing hearts while they are still beating has taken place in the UK for the first time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24579402#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British forests under threat :: The caterpillars that can strip an oak tree bare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24297553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

As ties warm, U.S. restarts security assistance to Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JjIHzBXLS1w/story01.htm

The BBC's first Man in Moscow :: The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago. Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24536359#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy :: The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24566266#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters battle police in Cairo :: Tear gas shrouded the streets outside the Sunni Muslim world's most prestigious university after Egyptian police battled thousands of pro-Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators Sunday in Cairo, authorities reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/egypt-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Rare skull raises evolution questions :: The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull triggers debate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/europe/ancient-skull-human-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

'Stranded' footballer can leave Qatar :: After two years of legal wrangling, hunger strike threats and suicidal thoughts, a French footballer can finally leave the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/sport/football/qatar-world-cup-workers-trapped/index.html?eref�ition

For JPMorgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FKgtIY5t8lQ/story01.htm

India, China top slavery list of shame :: A new report says 30 million people are living as slaves. Where are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/global-slavery-index/index.html?eref�ition

Sandra Bullock, 'Gravity' rocket past 'Carrie' to win box office :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pT1n4okgVR0/story01.htm

VIDEO: CCTV shows Argentina train crash :: CCTV footage shows the moment a commuter train in the Argentina capital, Buenos Aires, failed to stop as it arrived at Once station, ending up wedged between the floor and ceiling of the platform.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24605302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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FRANCE: French court to rule in Scientology fraud case :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131016-french-court-rule-scientology-fraud-case

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Autism Debate: Who's Afraid of Jenny McCarthy? :: Parents of autistic children call Jenny McCarthy an inspiration, but doctors say she's a menace to public health. How a former Playmate and television loudmouth became one of the most feared mothers in America
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1968100,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

EXCLUSIVE: RWANDA - SOUTH AFRICA - FRANCE : South Africa stalls French inquiry into Rwandan president's death crash :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131017-south-africa-stalls-french-rwanda-death-crash-inquiry

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

Spinning Horror Into Gold :: The producer Jason Blum's winning movie formula relies on profit-sharing, and he's thinking about applying it to television.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/business/media/turning-low-budget-horror-into-gold.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator: Questions for Free-Market Moralists :: Conservatives often present Robert Nozick's view that an unfettered free market leads to a just society as moral common sense. But is it?
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/questions-for-free-market-moralists/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Caribbean Nations to Seek Reparations, Putting Price on Damage of Slavery :: Fourteen countries plan to compile an inventory of the harm caused by the slave trade and then demand an apology and reparations from the former colonial powers Britain, France and the Netherlands.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/world/americas/caribbean-nations-to-seek-reparations-putting-price-on-damage-of-slavery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf :: Walmart is beefing up its technology in an effort to compete with Amazon for Internet shoppers and the software engineers needed to attract them.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/technology/to-catch-up-walmart-moves-to-amazon-turf.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Sun Sets on a Symbol of Western-Themed Dining :: Everything about the Hilltop Steak House in Saugus, Mass., was big, from the cactus sign out front to its portions. But the restaurant, once reported to be the nation's busiest, opened for the last time on Sunday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/the-sun-sets-on-a-symbol-of-western-themed-dining.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator | The Great Divide: The Middle Class Gets Wise :: When school is in, inequality is out.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/19/the-middle-class-gets-wise/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Why We Make Bad Decisions :: We listen to the information we want to hear and ignore the rest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/why-we-make-bad-decisions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Good Men of India :: In a country now famous for sexual violence, don't forget about the many loving husbands and fathers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/the-good-men-of-india.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

News Analysis: Are the Roma Primitive, or Just Poor? :: After centuries of persecution and living on the fringes of society, can the Roma ever integrate into Western Europe?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/sunday-review/are-the-roma-primitive-or-just-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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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

How the web spreads anti-semitism :: Daniel Goldhagen says technology now allows prejudice to reach the ends of the earth, and anti-semitiism is on the rise even in nations with very few Jews. Websites, servers and social networks must clamp down on hate speech
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/opinion/goldhagen-anti-semitism-internet/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

Obama to call healthcare website glitches 'unacceptable' as fix sought :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/K3caUzDwmEo/story01.htm

Recaptured Florida convicts had help, more arrests expected, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/9UvF2GNQyoY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Tackling crimes against sex workers :: A revolutionary way of policing prostitution in Liverpool provides one model to help reduce violent attacks on sex workers.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24520849#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No charges for Asiana crash firefighter :: The firefighter who accidentally ran over and killed a 16-year-old girl who survived July's Asiana Airlines crash in San Francisco will not be charged in the case, San Mateo County District Attorney Steve Wagstaffe said Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/us/asiana-firefighter-investiagtion/index.html?eref�ition

37 killed in Syrian car bombing :: At least 37 people, including 26 civilians and some Syrian soldiers, were killed in a car bombing Sunday at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Hama, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights and state media said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Alps murders: new witness speaks :: A new witness to the al-Hilli killings speaks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24476627#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sex scandal engulfs Auckland mayor :: New Zealanders are captivated and repulsed by lurid revelations that some fear could usher in a new era of political sleaze.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/19/world/asia/new-zealand-mayor-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

University demand 'to rise by 26%' :: Universities minister says demand for undergraduate places will grow by a quarter in two decades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24579816#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UK first in heart failure operation :: A pioneering operation to improve the function of failing hearts while they are still beating has taken place in the UK for the first time.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24579402#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

British forests under threat :: The caterpillars that can strip an oak tree bare
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24297553#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

As ties warm, U.S. restarts security assistance to Pakistan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JjIHzBXLS1w/story01.htm

The BBC's first Man in Moscow :: The BBC got its first correspondent in the USSR 50 years ago. Steve Rosenberg reflects on how life has changed for the BBC's Man in Moscow since.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24536359#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy :: The brutal world of the Nelson-era Navy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24566266#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Morsy supporters battle police in Cairo :: Tear gas shrouded the streets outside the Sunni Muslim world's most prestigious university after Egyptian police battled thousands of pro-Muslim Brotherhood demonstrators Sunday in Cairo, authorities reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/20/world/meast/egypt-protests/index.html?eref�ition

Rare skull raises evolution questions :: The discovery of a 1.8 million-year-old skull triggers debate.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/europe/ancient-skull-human-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

'Stranded' footballer can leave Qatar :: After two years of legal wrangling, hunger strike threats and suicidal thoughts, a French footballer can finally leave the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/18/sport/football/qatar-world-cup-workers-trapped/index.html?eref�ition

For JPMorgan, ending criminal probe proves impossible for now :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FKgtIY5t8lQ/story01.htm

India, China top slavery list of shame :: A new report says 30 million people are living as slaves. Where are they?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/17/world/global-slavery-index/index.html?eref�ition

Sandra Bullock, 'Gravity' rocket past 'Carrie' to win box office :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pT1n4okgVR0/story01.htm

VIDEO: CCTV shows Argentina train crash :: CCTV footage shows the moment a commuter train in the Argentina capital, Buenos Aires, failed to stop as it arrived at Once station, ending up wedged between the floor and ceiling of the platform.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24605302#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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FRANCE: French court to rule in Scientology fraud case :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131016-french-court-rule-scientology-fraud-case

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Autism Debate: Who's Afraid of Jenny McCarthy? :: Parents of autistic children call Jenny McCarthy an inspiration, but doctors say she's a menace to public health. How a former Playmate and television loudmouth became one of the most feared mothers in America
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1968100,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

EXCLUSIVE: RWANDA - SOUTH AFRICA - FRANCE : South Africa stalls French inquiry into Rwandan president's death crash :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131017-south-africa-stalls-french-rwanda-death-crash-inquiry

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

Spinning Horror Into Gold :: The producer Jason Blum's winning movie formula relies on profit-sharing, and he's thinking about applying it to television.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/business/media/turning-low-budget-horror-into-gold.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator: Questions for Free-Market Moralists :: Conservatives often present Robert Nozick's view that an unfettered free market leads to a just society as moral common sense. But is it?
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/questions-for-free-market-moralists/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Caribbean Nations to Seek Reparations, Putting Price on Damage of Slavery :: Fourteen countries plan to compile an inventory of the harm caused by the slave trade and then demand an apology and reparations from the former colonial powers Britain, France and the Netherlands.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/21/world/americas/caribbean-nations-to-seek-reparations-putting-price-on-damage-of-slavery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Fiscal Crisis Sounds the Charge in G.O.P.'s 'Civil War' :: The confrontation between Tea Party conservatives and establishment Republicans will play out in the coming Congressional and presidential primaries in 2014 and 2016.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/fiscal-crisis-sounds-the-charge-in-gops-civil-war.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

To Catch Up, Walmart Moves to Amazon Turf :: Walmart is beefing up its technology in an effort to compete with Amazon for Internet shoppers and the software engineers needed to attract them.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/technology/to-catch-up-walmart-moves-to-amazon-turf.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

The Sun Sets on a Symbol of Western-Themed Dining :: Everything about the Hilltop Steak House in Saugus, Mass., was big, from the cactus sign out front to its portions. But the restaurant, once reported to be the nation's busiest, opened for the last time on Sunday.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/the-sun-sets-on-a-symbol-of-western-themed-dining.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator | The Great Divide: The Middle Class Gets Wise :: When school is in, inequality is out.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/19/the-middle-class-gets-wise/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: Why We Make Bad Decisions :: We listen to the information we want to hear and ignore the rest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/why-we-make-bad-decisions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinion: The Good Men of India :: In a country now famous for sexual violence, don't forget about the many loving husbands and fathers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/opinion/sunday/the-good-men-of-india.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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