Monday, October 28, 2013

28-Oct-2013 23:12

Europe falls out of love with Obama :: On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a pointed reference to the outgoing administration of President George W. Bush, he promised a new era of "allies who will listen to each other, who will learn from each other, who will, above all, trust each other."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/24/world/europe/europe-us-surveillance/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24668305#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Zombies take to the streets :: Hundreds of zombies took over the streets of suburban Atlanta to benefit a local organization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/24/zombie-walk.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orcas in captivity :: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of "Blackfish," talks about why she made the movie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/24/blackfish-cowperthwaite-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: Tour Paris 13 :: Street artists tower block
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24671373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The toilet creating energy from waste :: Click's Spencer Kelly finds out more about the toilet which could make our towns and cities more sustainable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24651214#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 19-25 October 2013 :: Photos from around the world: 19-25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24671112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Hundreds of Amazon species discovered :: A titi monkey is just one of hundreds of species discovered in the Amazon in recent years, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/25/world/americas/amazon-species-discovered/index.html?eref�ition

'24-hour' complaint process needed :: How the NHS should deal with patient concerns
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24668935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Voice of 'Simpsons' teacher dies :: Marcia Wallace, whose four-decade television career included playing the receptionist on "The Bob Newhart Show" and Bart's fourth-grade teacher on "The Simpsons," has died, her agent said Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/showbiz/marcia-wallace-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Polyamory: When three's not a crowd :: Polyamory "ain't for sissies," and it's not just for the kinky either, say those who advocate open relationships.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/living/relationships-polyamory/index.html?eref�ition

Vettel clinches fourth F1 world title :: Sebastian Vettel clinched a record equaling fourth successive world title Sunday with another superbly judged drive to win the Indian Grand Prix.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/sport/motorsport/vettel-world-title-india/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Carving pumpkins into the Death Star :: The BBC carves pumpkins with an American father who turns vegetables into illuminated art
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24678803#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why is broadband more expensive in the US? :: Why do Americans pay so much for home broadband?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24528383#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Memories of an Orca attack :: "The other girl tried to pull her up, but the whale grabbed her back foot and pulled her under."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/world/americas/orca-trainer-tilikum-keiko/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Navigating 3D London by pigeon :: BBC technology reporter Jane Wakefield tries out a pigeon simulator developed by researchers at University College London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24498100#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Badger cull extension challenged :: England's chief vet has rejected accusations his advice to ministers on the badger cull risked bringing the veterinary profession into disrepute.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24645914#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Four babies by two surrogates :: The couple having four babies by two surrogates
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24670212#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Too risque for Malaysia? :: Sultry singer Ke$ha is known for her party anthems about binge drinking and dating.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Are disabled people invisible again? :: Has anything changed for disabled people after Paralympics?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-24652842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Data center glitch is latest problem in 'Obamacare' rollout :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LleWJkH0L60/story01.htm

10 things India does better than anywhere :: India can be a hectic and confusing place for visitors, but some things are absolutely clear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/travel/10-things-india/index.html?eref�ition

Kurdish militants tighten grip on Syria's northeast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/g0OX-R0iEE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Meet the man with 9,000 Barbie dolls :: Jian Yang has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting Barbie dolls.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24699994#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JiLDiayZPWE/story01.htm

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zQy--j18GgA/story01.htm

Blasts kill five at Narendra Modi's rally in Patna :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Kr_vbBD8p3w/story01.htm

LG Electronics unveils curved smartphone in race against Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RZaCxZIJkAQ/story01.htm

LG Electronics unveils curved smartphone in race against Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/M1C6A6jhNi4/story01.htm

28-Oct-2013 23:12 10

RWANDA - DRC - US: US ups pressure to end DRC's M23 rebellion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131023-us-presses-end-drcs-m23-rebellion

WORLD MUSIC MATTERS: Vari-Colored Songs - Haitian-American cellist sings 20s poet Langston Hughes :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131023-haitian-american-cellist-and-singer-leyla-mccalla

Eat: Do Not Fear a Beet Without Goat Cheese :: A dozen less familiar recipes for the notorious root.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/27/magazine/27-bittman-beets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Overnighter: 'My West Coast Martha's Vineyard' :: The Point Reyes area, north of San Francisco, strikes the author as similar to the Massachusetts island — only better.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/my-west-coast-marthas-vineyard.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Front National surge prompts rethink of French asylum, immigration rules :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131024-front-national-surge-prompts-rethink-french-asylum-immigration-rules

36 Hours in Milwaukee :: Sausage, cheese and beer? Sure. But look around Wisconsin's largest city and you'll also find everything from books to art.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/36-hours-in-milwaukee.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Striving Immigrants Find Long Distance Running Far From Lonely in New York City :: The membership of West Side Runners, a top New York City running club, is made up of mostly working class immigrants who find marathons less of a trial than their hardscrabble lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/sports/striving-immigrants-find-long-distance-running-far-from-lonely-in-new-york-city.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Too Big to Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny :: After a string of disasters at sea, lawmakers and regulators push for more accountability and question the size of the newest ships.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/business/too-big-to-sail-cruise-ships-face-scrutiny.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

J. J. Abrams and Doug Dorst Collaborate on a Book, 'S.' :: The director-producer J. J. Abrams (the recent "Star Trek" movies) has collaborated with Doug Dorst on a hardback book, "S.," that operates on several levels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/books/j-j-abrams-and-doug-dorst-collaborate-on-a-book-s.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Disney is a Good Long Term Pick With Its Huge Buyback Plan - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/10/27/disney-is-a-long-term-pick-along-with-its-huge-buy/

Of Fact, Fiction and Cheney's Defibrillator :: Dick Cheney writes that to prevent terrorists from sending a fatal shock to his defibrillator, he had his doctors disable the wireless capability. Could somebody really kill you that way?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/29/science/of-fact-fiction-and-defibrillators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Library of Classics, Edited for the Teething Set :: Children's publishers have found a market for board-book versions of "Moby-Dick," "Sense and Sensibility" and other literary novels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/books/a-library-of-classics-edited-for-the-teething-set.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Fed and Out, Many Now Think Inflation Helps :: Some economists say more inflation is just what the American economy needs to escape from a half-decade of sluggish growth and high unemployment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/business/economy/in-fed-and-out-many-now-think-inflation-helps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Opinionator | The Great Divide: Division Street, U.S.A. :: Neighborhoods matter even more than we think they do.
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/26/division-street-u-s-a/?partner=rss&emc=rss


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28-Oct-2013 22:11

Europe falls out of love with Obama :: On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a pointed reference to the outgoing administration of President George W. Bush, he promised a new era of "allies who will listen to each other, who will learn from each other, who will, above all, trust each other."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/24/world/europe/europe-us-surveillance/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24668305#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Zombies take to the streets :: Hundreds of zombies took over the streets of suburban Atlanta to benefit a local organization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/24/zombie-walk.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orcas in captivity :: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of "Blackfish," talks about why she made the movie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/24/blackfish-cowperthwaite-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: Tour Paris 13 :: Street artists tower block
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24671373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The toilet creating energy from waste :: Click's Spencer Kelly finds out more about the toilet which could make our towns and cities more sustainable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24651214#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 19-25 October 2013 :: Photos from around the world: 19-25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24671112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Hundreds of Amazon species discovered :: A titi monkey is just one of hundreds of species discovered in the Amazon in recent years, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/25/world/americas/amazon-species-discovered/index.html?eref�ition

'24-hour' complaint process needed :: How the NHS should deal with patient concerns
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24668935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Voice of 'Simpsons' teacher dies :: Marcia Wallace, whose four-decade television career included playing the receptionist on "The Bob Newhart Show" and Bart's fourth-grade teacher on "The Simpsons," has died, her agent said Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/showbiz/marcia-wallace-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Polyamory: When three's not a crowd :: Polyamory "ain't for sissies," and it's not just for the kinky either, say those who advocate open relationships.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/living/relationships-polyamory/index.html?eref�ition

Vettel clinches fourth F1 world title :: Sebastian Vettel clinched a record equaling fourth successive world title Sunday with another superbly judged drive to win the Indian Grand Prix.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/sport/motorsport/vettel-world-title-india/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Carving pumpkins into the Death Star :: The BBC carves pumpkins with an American father who turns vegetables into illuminated art
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24678803#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why is broadband more expensive in the US? :: Why do Americans pay so much for home broadband?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24528383#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Memories of an Orca attack :: "The other girl tried to pull her up, but the whale grabbed her back foot and pulled her under."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/world/americas/orca-trainer-tilikum-keiko/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Navigating 3D London by pigeon :: BBC technology reporter Jane Wakefield tries out a pigeon simulator developed by researchers at University College London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24498100#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Badger cull extension challenged :: England's chief vet has rejected accusations his advice to ministers on the badger cull risked bringing the veterinary profession into disrepute.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24645914#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Four babies by two surrogates :: The couple having four babies by two surrogates
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24670212#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Too risque for Malaysia? :: Sultry singer Ke$ha is known for her party anthems about binge drinking and dating.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Are disabled people invisible again? :: Has anything changed for disabled people after Paralympics?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-24652842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Data center glitch is latest problem in 'Obamacare' rollout :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LleWJkH0L60/story01.htm

10 things India does better than anywhere :: India can be a hectic and confusing place for visitors, but some things are absolutely clear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/travel/10-things-india/index.html?eref�ition

Kurdish militants tighten grip on Syria's northeast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/g0OX-R0iEE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Meet the man with 9,000 Barbie dolls :: Jian Yang has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting Barbie dolls.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24699994#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JiLDiayZPWE/story01.htm

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zQy--j18GgA/story01.htm

Blasts kill five at Narendra Modi's rally in Patna :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Kr_vbBD8p3w/story01.htm

LG Electronics unveils curved smartphone in race against Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RZaCxZIJkAQ/story01.htm

Apple's iPhone sales, holiday quarter up for scrutiny :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wZrEWUZ6oKc/story01.htm

28-Oct-2013 22:11 10

RWANDA - DRC - US: US ups pressure to end DRC's M23 rebellion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131023-us-presses-end-drcs-m23-rebellion

WORLD MUSIC MATTERS: Vari-Colored Songs - Haitian-American cellist sings 20s poet Langston Hughes :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131023-haitian-american-cellist-and-singer-leyla-mccalla

Eat: Do Not Fear a Beet Without Goat Cheese :: A dozen less familiar recipes for the notorious root.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/27/magazine/27-bittman-beets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Overnighter: 'My West Coast Martha's Vineyard' :: The Point Reyes area, north of San Francisco, strikes the author as similar to the Massachusetts island — only better.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/my-west-coast-marthas-vineyard.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Front National surge prompts rethink of French asylum, immigration rules :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131024-front-national-surge-prompts-rethink-french-asylum-immigration-rules

36 Hours in Milwaukee :: Sausage, cheese and beer? Sure. But look around Wisconsin's largest city and you'll also find everything from books to art.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/36-hours-in-milwaukee.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Striving Immigrants Find Long Distance Running Far From Lonely in New York City :: The membership of West Side Runners, a top New York City running club, is made up of mostly working class immigrants who find marathons less of a trial than their hardscrabble lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/sports/striving-immigrants-find-long-distance-running-far-from-lonely-in-new-york-city.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Too Big to Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny :: After a string of disasters at sea, lawmakers and regulators push for more accountability and question the size of the newest ships.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/business/too-big-to-sail-cruise-ships-face-scrutiny.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

J. J. Abrams and Doug Dorst Collaborate on a Book, 'S.' :: The director-producer J. J. Abrams (the recent "Star Trek" movies) has collaborated with Doug Dorst on a hardback book, "S.," that operates on several levels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/books/j-j-abrams-and-doug-dorst-collaborate-on-a-book-s.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Disney is a Good Long Term Pick With Its Huge Buyback Plan - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/10/27/disney-is-a-long-term-pick-along-with-its-huge-buy/

Of Fact, Fiction and Cheney's Defibrillator :: Dick Cheney writes that to prevent terrorists from sending a fatal shock to his defibrillator, he had his doctors disable the wireless capability. Could somebody really kill you that way?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/29/science/of-fact-fiction-and-defibrillators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Mumbai Case, a Group of Assault Suspects Had Little Fear of the Law :: The details of a gang rape case in Mumbai reinforce the notion that rape remains a largely invisible crime in India.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/world/asia/gang-rape-in-india-routine-and-invisible.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Library of Classics, Edited for the Teething Set :: Children's publishers have found a market for board-book versions of "Moby-Dick," "Sense and Sensibility" and other literary novels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/books/a-library-of-classics-edited-for-the-teething-set.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Fed and Out, Many Now Think Inflation Helps :: Some economists say more inflation is just what the American economy needs to escape from a half-decade of sluggish growth and high unemployment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/business/economy/in-fed-and-out-many-now-think-inflation-helps.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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28-Oct-2013 21:10

Europe falls out of love with Obama :: On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a pointed reference to the outgoing administration of President George W. Bush, he promised a new era of "allies who will listen to each other, who will learn from each other, who will, above all, trust each other."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/24/world/europe/europe-us-surveillance/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24668305#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Zombies take to the streets :: Hundreds of zombies took over the streets of suburban Atlanta to benefit a local organization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/24/zombie-walk.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orcas in captivity :: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of "Blackfish," talks about why she made the movie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/24/blackfish-cowperthwaite-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: Tour Paris 13 :: Street artists tower block
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24671373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The toilet creating energy from waste :: Click's Spencer Kelly finds out more about the toilet which could make our towns and cities more sustainable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24651214#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 19-25 October 2013 :: Photos from around the world: 19-25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24671112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Hundreds of Amazon species discovered :: A titi monkey is just one of hundreds of species discovered in the Amazon in recent years, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/25/world/americas/amazon-species-discovered/index.html?eref�ition

'24-hour' complaint process needed :: How the NHS should deal with patient concerns
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24668935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Voice of 'Simpsons' teacher dies :: Marcia Wallace, whose four-decade television career included playing the receptionist on "The Bob Newhart Show" and Bart's fourth-grade teacher on "The Simpsons," has died, her agent said Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/showbiz/marcia-wallace-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Polyamory: When three's not a crowd :: Polyamory "ain't for sissies," and it's not just for the kinky either, say those who advocate open relationships.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/living/relationships-polyamory/index.html?eref�ition

Vettel clinches fourth F1 world title :: Sebastian Vettel clinched a record equaling fourth successive world title Sunday with another superbly judged drive to win the Indian Grand Prix.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/sport/motorsport/vettel-world-title-india/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Carving pumpkins into the Death Star :: The BBC carves pumpkins with an American father who turns vegetables into illuminated art
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24678803#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why is broadband more expensive in the US? :: Why do Americans pay so much for home broadband?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24528383#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Memories of an Orca attack :: "The other girl tried to pull her up, but the whale grabbed her back foot and pulled her under."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/world/americas/orca-trainer-tilikum-keiko/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Navigating 3D London by pigeon :: BBC technology reporter Jane Wakefield tries out a pigeon simulator developed by researchers at University College London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24498100#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Badger cull extension challenged :: England's chief vet has rejected accusations his advice to ministers on the badger cull risked bringing the veterinary profession into disrepute.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24645914#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Four babies by two surrogates :: The couple having four babies by two surrogates
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24670212#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Too risque for Malaysia? :: Sultry singer Ke$ha is known for her party anthems about binge drinking and dating.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Are disabled people invisible again? :: Has anything changed for disabled people after Paralympics?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-24652842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Data center glitch is latest problem in 'Obamacare' rollout :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LleWJkH0L60/story01.htm

10 things India does better than anywhere :: India can be a hectic and confusing place for visitors, but some things are absolutely clear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/travel/10-things-india/index.html?eref�ition

Kurdish militants tighten grip on Syria's northeast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/g0OX-R0iEE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Meet the man with 9,000 Barbie dolls :: Jian Yang has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting Barbie dolls.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24699994#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JiLDiayZPWE/story01.htm

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zQy--j18GgA/story01.htm

Blasts kill five at Narendra Modi's rally in Patna :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Kr_vbBD8p3w/story01.htm

LG Electronics unveils curved smartphone in race against Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RZaCxZIJkAQ/story01.htm

Apple's iPhone sales, holiday quarter up for scrutiny :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wZrEWUZ6oKc/story01.htm

28-Oct-2013 21:10 10

RWANDA - DRC - US: US ups pressure to end DRC's M23 rebellion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131023-us-presses-end-drcs-m23-rebellion

WORLD MUSIC MATTERS: Vari-Colored Songs - Haitian-American cellist sings 20s poet Langston Hughes :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131023-haitian-american-cellist-and-singer-leyla-mccalla

Eat: Do Not Fear a Beet Without Goat Cheese :: A dozen less familiar recipes for the notorious root.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/27/magazine/27-bittman-beets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Overnighter: 'My West Coast Martha's Vineyard' :: The Point Reyes area, north of San Francisco, strikes the author as similar to the Massachusetts island — only better.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/my-west-coast-marthas-vineyard.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Front National surge prompts rethink of French asylum, immigration rules :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131024-front-national-surge-prompts-rethink-french-asylum-immigration-rules

36 Hours in Milwaukee :: Sausage, cheese and beer? Sure. But look around Wisconsin's largest city and you'll also find everything from books to art.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/36-hours-in-milwaukee.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Striving Immigrants Find Long Distance Running Far From Lonely in New York City :: The membership of West Side Runners, a top New York City running club, is made up of mostly working class immigrants who find marathons less of a trial than their hardscrabble lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/sports/striving-immigrants-find-long-distance-running-far-from-lonely-in-new-york-city.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Too Big to Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny :: After a string of disasters at sea, lawmakers and regulators push for more accountability and question the size of the newest ships.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/business/too-big-to-sail-cruise-ships-face-scrutiny.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

J. J. Abrams and Doug Dorst Collaborate on a Book, 'S.' :: The director-producer J. J. Abrams (the recent "Star Trek" movies) has collaborated with Doug Dorst on a hardback book, "S.," that operates on several levels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/books/j-j-abrams-and-doug-dorst-collaborate-on-a-book-s.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Disney is a Good Long Term Pick With Its Huge Buyback Plan - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/10/27/disney-is-a-long-term-pick-along-with-its-huge-buy/

Of Fact, Fiction and Cheney's Defibrillator :: Dick Cheney writes that to prevent terrorists from sending a fatal shock to his defibrillator, he had his doctors disable the wireless capability. Could somebody really kill you that way?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/29/science/of-fact-fiction-and-defibrillators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Few Problems With Cannabis for California :: At a time when polls show widening public support for legalizing marijuana, California's 17-year experience as the first state to legalize medical marijuana offers surprising lessons, experts say.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/us/few-problems-with-cannabis-for-california.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Mumbai Case, a Group of Assault Suspects Had Little Fear of the Law :: The details of a gang rape case in Mumbai reinforce the notion that rape remains a largely invisible crime in India.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/world/asia/gang-rape-in-india-routine-and-invisible.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Library of Classics, Edited for the Teething Set :: Children's publishers have found a market for board-book versions of "Moby-Dick," "Sense and Sensibility" and other literary novels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/books/a-library-of-classics-edited-for-the-teething-set.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


10

28-Oct-2013 20:09

Europe falls out of love with Obama :: On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a pointed reference to the outgoing administration of President George W. Bush, he promised a new era of "allies who will listen to each other, who will learn from each other, who will, above all, trust each other."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/24/world/europe/europe-us-surveillance/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24668305#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Zombies take to the streets :: Hundreds of zombies took over the streets of suburban Atlanta to benefit a local organization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/24/zombie-walk.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orcas in captivity :: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of "Blackfish," talks about why she made the movie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/24/blackfish-cowperthwaite-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: Tour Paris 13 :: Street artists tower block
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24671373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The toilet creating energy from waste :: Click's Spencer Kelly finds out more about the toilet which could make our towns and cities more sustainable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24651214#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 19-25 October 2013 :: Photos from around the world: 19-25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24671112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Hundreds of Amazon species discovered :: A titi monkey is just one of hundreds of species discovered in the Amazon in recent years, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/25/world/americas/amazon-species-discovered/index.html?eref�ition

'24-hour' complaint process needed :: How the NHS should deal with patient concerns
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24668935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Voice of 'Simpsons' teacher dies :: Marcia Wallace, whose four-decade television career included playing the receptionist on "The Bob Newhart Show" and Bart's fourth-grade teacher on "The Simpsons," has died, her agent said Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/showbiz/marcia-wallace-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Polyamory: When three's not a crowd :: Polyamory "ain't for sissies," and it's not just for the kinky either, say those who advocate open relationships.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/living/relationships-polyamory/index.html?eref�ition

Vettel clinches fourth F1 world title :: Sebastian Vettel clinched a record equaling fourth successive world title Sunday with another superbly judged drive to win the Indian Grand Prix.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/sport/motorsport/vettel-world-title-india/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Carving pumpkins into the Death Star :: The BBC carves pumpkins with an American father who turns vegetables into illuminated art
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24678803#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why is broadband more expensive in the US? :: Why do Americans pay so much for home broadband?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24528383#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Memories of an Orca attack :: "The other girl tried to pull her up, but the whale grabbed her back foot and pulled her under."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/world/americas/orca-trainer-tilikum-keiko/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Navigating 3D London by pigeon :: BBC technology reporter Jane Wakefield tries out a pigeon simulator developed by researchers at University College London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24498100#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Badger cull extension challenged :: England's chief vet has rejected accusations his advice to ministers on the badger cull risked bringing the veterinary profession into disrepute.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24645914#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Four babies by two surrogates :: The couple having four babies by two surrogates
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24670212#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Too risque for Malaysia? :: Sultry singer Ke$ha is known for her party anthems about binge drinking and dating.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Are disabled people invisible again? :: Has anything changed for disabled people after Paralympics?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-24652842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Data center glitch is latest problem in 'Obamacare' rollout :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LleWJkH0L60/story01.htm

10 things India does better than anywhere :: India can be a hectic and confusing place for visitors, but some things are absolutely clear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/travel/10-things-india/index.html?eref�ition

Kurdish militants tighten grip on Syria's northeast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/g0OX-R0iEE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Meet the man with 9,000 Barbie dolls :: Jian Yang has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting Barbie dolls.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24699994#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JiLDiayZPWE/story01.htm

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zQy--j18GgA/story01.htm

Blasts kill five at Narendra Modi's rally in Patna :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Kr_vbBD8p3w/story01.htm

LG Electronics unveils curved smartphone in race against Samsung :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/RZaCxZIJkAQ/story01.htm

Apple's iPhone sales, holiday quarter up for scrutiny :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wZrEWUZ6oKc/story01.htm

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RWANDA - DRC - US: US ups pressure to end DRC's M23 rebellion :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131023-us-presses-end-drcs-m23-rebellion

WORLD MUSIC MATTERS: Vari-Colored Songs - Haitian-American cellist sings 20s poet Langston Hughes :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131023-haitian-american-cellist-and-singer-leyla-mccalla

Eat: Do Not Fear a Beet Without Goat Cheese :: A dozen less familiar recipes for the notorious root.
http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2013/10/27/magazine/27-bittman-beets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Overnighter: 'My West Coast Martha's Vineyard' :: The Point Reyes area, north of San Francisco, strikes the author as similar to the Massachusetts island — only better.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/my-west-coast-marthas-vineyard.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

FRANCE: Front National surge prompts rethink of French asylum, immigration rules :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131024-front-national-surge-prompts-rethink-french-asylum-immigration-rules

36 Hours in Milwaukee :: Sausage, cheese and beer? Sure. But look around Wisconsin's largest city and you'll also find everything from books to art.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/36-hours-in-milwaukee.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

Striving Immigrants Find Long Distance Running Far From Lonely in New York City :: The membership of West Side Runners, a top New York City running club, is made up of mostly working class immigrants who find marathons less of a trial than their hardscrabble lives.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/sports/striving-immigrants-find-long-distance-running-far-from-lonely-in-new-york-city.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Too Big to Sail? Cruise Ships Face Scrutiny :: After a string of disasters at sea, lawmakers and regulators push for more accountability and question the size of the newest ships.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/business/too-big-to-sail-cruise-ships-face-scrutiny.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

J. J. Abrams and Doug Dorst Collaborate on a Book, 'S.' :: The director-producer J. J. Abrams (the recent "Star Trek" movies) has collaborated with Doug Dorst on a hardback book, "S.," that operates on several levels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/books/j-j-abrams-and-doug-dorst-collaborate-on-a-book-s.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Disney is a Good Long Term Pick With Its Huge Buyback Plan - DailyFinance :: http://www.dailyfinance.com/2013/10/27/disney-is-a-long-term-pick-along-with-its-huge-buy/

Of Fact, Fiction and Cheney's Defibrillator :: Dick Cheney writes that to prevent terrorists from sending a fatal shock to his defibrillator, he had his doctors disable the wireless capability. Could somebody really kill you that way?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/29/science/of-fact-fiction-and-defibrillators.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Few Problems With Cannabis for California :: At a time when polls show widening public support for legalizing marijuana, California's 17-year experience as the first state to legalize medical marijuana offers surprising lessons, experts say.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/us/few-problems-with-cannabis-for-california.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

In Mumbai Case, a Group of Assault Suspects Had Little Fear of the Law :: The details of a gang rape case in Mumbai reinforce the notion that rape remains a largely invisible crime in India.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/world/asia/gang-rape-in-india-routine-and-invisible.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

A Library of Classics, Edited for the Teething Set :: Children's publishers have found a market for board-book versions of "Moby-Dick," "Sense and Sensibility" and other literary novels.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/books/a-library-of-classics-edited-for-the-teething-set.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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28-Oct-2013 19:08

Europe falls out of love with Obama :: On July 24, 2008, then-presidential candidate Barack Obama addressed tens of thousands of Germans on the avenue that leads from the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin. In a pointed reference to the outgoing administration of President George W. Bush, he promised a new era of "allies who will listen to each other, who will learn from each other, who will, above all, trust each other."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/24/world/europe/europe-us-surveillance/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 25 October 2013 :: 24 hours of news photographs: 25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24668305#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Zombies take to the streets :: Hundreds of zombies took over the streets of suburban Atlanta to benefit a local organization.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/24/zombie-walk.cnn.html?eref�ition

Orcas in captivity :: Gabriela Cowperthwaite, director of "Blackfish," talks about why she made the movie.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/24/blackfish-cowperthwaite-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

In Pictures: Tour Paris 13 :: Street artists tower block
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24671373#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: The toilet creating energy from waste :: Click's Spencer Kelly finds out more about the toilet which could make our towns and cities more sustainable.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24651214#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 19-25 October 2013 :: Photos from around the world: 19-25 October
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24671112#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Hundreds of Amazon species discovered :: A titi monkey is just one of hundreds of species discovered in the Amazon in recent years, according to the World Wildlife Fund.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/25/world/americas/amazon-species-discovered/index.html?eref�ition

'24-hour' complaint process needed :: How the NHS should deal with patient concerns
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24668935#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Voice of 'Simpsons' teacher dies :: Marcia Wallace, whose four-decade television career included playing the receptionist on "The Bob Newhart Show" and Bart's fourth-grade teacher on "The Simpsons," has died, her agent said Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/showbiz/marcia-wallace-obit/index.html?eref�ition

Israel to free Palestinian prisoners :: The Israeli government says it has approved the release of another 26 Palestinian prisoners as part of a deal for the resumption of peace talks.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24699080#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Polyamory: When three's not a crowd :: Polyamory "ain't for sissies," and it's not just for the kinky either, say those who advocate open relationships.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/living/relationships-polyamory/index.html?eref�ition

Vettel clinches fourth F1 world title :: Sebastian Vettel clinched a record equaling fourth successive world title Sunday with another superbly judged drive to win the Indian Grand Prix.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/sport/motorsport/vettel-world-title-india/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Carving pumpkins into the Death Star :: The BBC carves pumpkins with an American father who turns vegetables into illuminated art
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24678803#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why is broadband more expensive in the US? :: Why do Americans pay so much for home broadband?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24528383#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Memories of an Orca attack :: "The other girl tried to pull her up, but the whale grabbed her back foot and pulled her under."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/26/world/americas/orca-trainer-tilikum-keiko/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Navigating 3D London by pigeon :: BBC technology reporter Jane Wakefield tries out a pigeon simulator developed by researchers at University College London.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24498100#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Badger cull extension challenged :: England's chief vet has rejected accusations his advice to ministers on the badger cull risked bringing the veterinary profession into disrepute.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24645914#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Four babies by two surrogates :: The couple having four babies by two surrogates
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24670212#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Too risque for Malaysia? :: Sultry singer Ke$ha is known for her party anthems about binge drinking and dating.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Are disabled people invisible again? :: Has anything changed for disabled people after Paralympics?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-ouch-24652842#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ke$ha: Malaysia pulls plug on show :: Malaysian authorities pulled the plug on sultry singer Ke$ha's concert.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/showbiz/kesha-malaysia-cancel-show/index.html?eref�ition

Data center glitch is latest problem in 'Obamacare' rollout :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LleWJkH0L60/story01.htm

10 things India does better than anywhere :: India can be a hectic and confusing place for visitors, but some things are absolutely clear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/27/travel/10-things-india/index.html?eref�ition

Kurdish militants tighten grip on Syria's northeast :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/g0OX-R0iEE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: Meet the man with 9,000 Barbie dolls :: Jian Yang has spent hundreds of thousands of dollars collecting Barbie dolls.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24699994#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/JiLDiayZPWE/story01.htm

German paper says Obama aware of spying on Merkel since 2010 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zQy--j18GgA/story01.htm

Blasts kill five at Narendra Modi's rally in Patna :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Kr_vbBD8p3w/story01.htm