Friday, November 1, 2013

01-Nov-2013 23:47

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

Airport scan reveals cocaine pumpkins :: Talk about a spooky Halloween find.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/americas/canada-cocaine-pumpkins/index.html?eref�ition

Sahara migrant survivor: I buried my family :: Girl of 14 tells of migrant ordeal in the Sahara desert
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-24768560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger over Australia Asia spy claims :: Indonesia summons Australia's ambassador amid reports that Australian embassies have been used as part of a US-led spying network in Asia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24757968#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Can the buzz of mosquitoes be art? :: Two artists have harnessed the flying power of mosquitoes to create sound in a bid to create a "truce" between people and mosquitoes by allowing visitors to appreciate the beauty of the insects' "song".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24766729#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS 'must do better' :: RBS 'must do better', new chief concedes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24769263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

01-Nov-2013 23:47 10

What Charles Munger Jr. thinks about his GOP critics - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) :: http://blog.sfgate.com/nov05election/2013/10/29/what-charles-munger-jr-thinks-about-his-gop-critics/

Out of Foster Care, Into College :: Homeless in 10th grade. Born on crack. Forced to panhandle. And now college students. Extra support can make all the difference for their future.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/education/edlife/extra-support-can-make-all-the-difference-for-foster-youth.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Markets Too Frothy for You? Try This Charlie Munger Bronze Bust On for Size - ChicagoNow (blog) :: http://www.chicagonow.com/cinnamon-twists/2013/10/markets-too-frothy-for-you-try-this-charlie-munger-bronze-bust-on-for-size/

State of the Art: Lighter and Faster, It's iPad Air :: The improvements on the new tablet are incremental, not revolutionary, but Apple still holds the edge compared with the other tablets on the market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/technology/personaltech/ipad-air-is-lighter-thinner-and-faster.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

As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry :: With the growing money and attention devoted to science and technology, university administrators are concerned that the humanities are being eclipsed.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/education/as-interest-fades-in-the-humanities-colleges-worry.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: What's Your 'Fitness Age'? :: Scientific research — and on online calculator — lets you assess how well your body functions physically, relative to how well it should work, given your age.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/how-old-is-your-health/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's best advice - Fortune (blog) :: http://postcards.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2013/10/31/buffett-munger-best-advice/

Viewpoint: Why we should say no to Munger dorm - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/opinion/10viewpoint-why-we-should-say-no-munger-dorm31

Op-Ed Contributor: The Man Who Loved Cemeteries :: Graveyards can provide historic bullet points, bird sanctuaries, excellent fictitious names, and the lifelong source of sweet calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-man-who-loved-cemeteries.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Living Together: Van Base With Fan Base :: For one family on an epic 23,000-mile journey, home is wherever the VW takes them — so long as their followers keep paying.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/garden/van-base-with-fan-base.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

FRANCE - NEPAL: Disabled Frenchman makes record Everest skydive :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131026-disabled-frenchman-gears-daring-everest-skydive

GOP activist Charles Munger Jr. talks money, politics at Cal Poly - The San Luis Obispo Tribune :: http://www.sanluisobispo.com/2013/10/11/2729083/charles-munger-cal-poly-speaker.html

FRANCE: French tobacconist sues e-cigarette vendor for unfair competition :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/environment/20131028-french-tobacconist-sues-e-cigarette-vendor-unfair-competition

FRANCE: Woman swept away to sea as storms hit France :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/environment/20131028-woman-swept-away-wave-storms-hit-france


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01-Nov-2013 22:46

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

Airport scan reveals cocaine pumpkins :: Talk about a spooky Halloween find.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/americas/canada-cocaine-pumpkins/index.html?eref�ition

Sahara migrant survivor: I buried my family :: Girl of 14 tells of migrant ordeal in the Sahara desert
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-24768560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger over Australia Asia spy claims :: Indonesia summons Australia's ambassador amid reports that Australian embassies have been used as part of a US-led spying network in Asia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24757968#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Can the buzz of mosquitoes be art? :: Two artists have harnessed the flying power of mosquitoes to create sound in a bid to create a "truce" between people and mosquitoes by allowing visitors to appreciate the beauty of the insects' "song".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24766729#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS 'must do better' :: RBS 'must do better', new chief concedes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24769263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

01-Nov-2013 22:46 10

What Charles Munger Jr. thinks about his GOP critics - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) :: http://blog.sfgate.com/nov05election/2013/10/29/what-charles-munger-jr-thinks-about-his-gop-critics/

Some Find Path to Navajo Roots Through Mormon Church :: Seeking to escape the dysfunction and despair of reservation life, some Navajos are turning to the Mormons for spiritual solace and stability.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/us/for-some-the-path-to-navajo-values-weaves-through-the-mormon-church.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Out of Foster Care, Into College :: Homeless in 10th grade. Born on crack. Forced to panhandle. And now college students. Extra support can make all the difference for their future.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/education/edlife/extra-support-can-make-all-the-difference-for-foster-youth.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Markets Too Frothy for You? Try This Charlie Munger Bronze Bust On for Size - ChicagoNow (blog) :: http://www.chicagonow.com/cinnamon-twists/2013/10/markets-too-frothy-for-you-try-this-charlie-munger-bronze-bust-on-for-size/

State of the Art: Lighter and Faster, It's iPad Air :: The improvements on the new tablet are incremental, not revolutionary, but Apple still holds the edge compared with the other tablets on the market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/technology/personaltech/ipad-air-is-lighter-thinner-and-faster.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

As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry :: With the growing money and attention devoted to science and technology, university administrators are concerned that the humanities are being eclipsed.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/education/as-interest-fades-in-the-humanities-colleges-worry.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: What's Your 'Fitness Age'? :: Scientific research — and on online calculator — lets you assess how well your body functions physically, relative to how well it should work, given your age.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/how-old-is-your-health/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's best advice - Fortune (blog) :: http://postcards.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2013/10/31/buffett-munger-best-advice/

Viewpoint: Why we should say no to Munger dorm - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/opinion/10viewpoint-why-we-should-say-no-munger-dorm31

Editorial Observer: The Hat With the 'B' :: Being a proud fan of the Boston Red Sox in enemy territory isn't so bad these days. Oh, how things have changed!
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-hat-with-the-b.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Curse of the Second :: Second terms have always been tough. Consider a resignation, an impeachment, even oral surgery on a yacht off Long Island. President Obama shouldn't feel so bad.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/collins-the-curse-of-the-second.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Man Who Loved Cemeteries :: Graveyards can provide historic bullet points, bird sanctuaries, excellent fictitious names, and the lifelong source of sweet calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-man-who-loved-cemeteries.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Living Together: Van Base With Fan Base :: For one family on an epic 23,000-mile journey, home is wherever the VW takes them — so long as their followers keep paying.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/garden/van-base-with-fan-base.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

FRANCE - NEPAL: Disabled Frenchman makes record Everest skydive :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/france/20131026-disabled-frenchman-gears-daring-everest-skydive


10

01-Nov-2013 21:45

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

Airport scan reveals cocaine pumpkins :: Talk about a spooky Halloween find.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/americas/canada-cocaine-pumpkins/index.html?eref�ition

Sahara migrant survivor: I buried my family :: Girl of 14 tells of migrant ordeal in the Sahara desert
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-24768560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger over Australia Asia spy claims :: Indonesia summons Australia's ambassador amid reports that Australian embassies have been used as part of a US-led spying network in Asia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24757968#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Can the buzz of mosquitoes be art? :: Two artists have harnessed the flying power of mosquitoes to create sound in a bid to create a "truce" between people and mosquitoes by allowing visitors to appreciate the beauty of the insects' "song".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24766729#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS 'must do better' :: RBS 'must do better', new chief concedes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24769263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

01-Nov-2013 21:45 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Young, Restless and Indian :: What is the mood of privileged young people in India today?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/young-restless-and-indian.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Savior of the Whales :: "Let's go hunt whales, bring your binoculars, bring your camera, so you can take them away and leave them there."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/savior-of-the-whales.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Curse of the Second :: Second terms have always been tough. Consider a resignation, an impeachment, even oral surgery on a yacht off Long Island. President Obama shouldn't feel so bad.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/collins-the-curse-of-the-second.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: When Judges Don't Know Everything :: Several recent cases raise questions about how judges learn what they need to know to reach their conclusions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/greenhouse-when-judges-dont-know-everything.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Man Who Loved Cemeteries :: Graveyards can provide historic bullet points, bird sanctuaries, excellent fictitious names, and the lifelong source of sweet calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-man-who-loved-cemeteries.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Being 'Partly Jewish' :: Children who grow up in interfaith communities, learning and celebrating both family religions, are not lost to Judaism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/being-partly-jewish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A War on the Poor :: What happened to the Republican Party? It's almost as if the party is solely focused on its hostility to the less fortunate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/krugman-a-war-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

01-Nov-2013 20:47

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

Airport scan reveals cocaine pumpkins :: Talk about a spooky Halloween find.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/americas/canada-cocaine-pumpkins/index.html?eref�ition

Sahara migrant survivor: I buried my family :: Girl of 14 tells of migrant ordeal in the Sahara desert
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-24768560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger over Australia Asia spy claims :: Indonesia summons Australia's ambassador amid reports that Australian embassies have been used as part of a US-led spying network in Asia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24757968#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Can the buzz of mosquitoes be art? :: Two artists have harnessed the flying power of mosquitoes to create sound in a bid to create a "truce" between people and mosquitoes by allowing visitors to appreciate the beauty of the insects' "song".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24766729#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

RBS 'must do better' :: RBS 'must do better', new chief concedes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24769263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

01-Nov-2013 20:47 10

What Charles Munger Jr. thinks about his GOP critics - San Francisco Chronicle (blog) :: http://blog.sfgate.com/nov05election/2013/10/29/what-charles-munger-jr-thinks-about-his-gop-critics/

Some Find Path to Navajo Roots Through Mormon Church :: Seeking to escape the dysfunction and despair of reservation life, some Navajos are turning to the Mormons for spiritual solace and stability.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/us/for-some-the-path-to-navajo-values-weaves-through-the-mormon-church.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Out of Foster Care, Into College :: Homeless in 10th grade. Born on crack. Forced to panhandle. And now college students. Extra support can make all the difference for their future.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/03/education/edlife/extra-support-can-make-all-the-difference-for-foster-youth.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Markets Too Frothy for You? Try This Charlie Munger Bronze Bust On for Size - ChicagoNow (blog) :: http://www.chicagonow.com/cinnamon-twists/2013/10/markets-too-frothy-for-you-try-this-charlie-munger-bronze-bust-on-for-size/

State of the Art: Lighter and Faster, It's iPad Air :: The improvements on the new tablet are incremental, not revolutionary, but Apple still holds the edge compared with the other tablets on the market.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/30/technology/personaltech/ipad-air-is-lighter-thinner-and-faster.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

US Official Makes 'Shocking' Admission About Navy Yard Shooting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/332d1a1a/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C10A0Cu0Es0Eofficial0Emakes0Eshocking0Eadmission0Eabout0Enavy0Eyard0Eshooting0C/story01.htm

More NSA Leakers Followed Snowden's Footsteps, Lawyer Says :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/332b4d8a/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A130C10A0Cmore0Ensa0Eleakers0Efollowed0Esnowdens0Efootsteps0Ewhistleblower0Elawyer0Esays0C/story01.htm

As Interest Fades in the Humanities, Colleges Worry :: With the growing money and attention devoted to science and technology, university administrators are concerned that the humanities are being eclipsed.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/education/as-interest-fades-in-the-humanities-colleges-worry.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Well: What's Your 'Fitness Age'? :: Scientific research — and on online calculator — lets you assess how well your body functions physically, relative to how well it should work, given your age.
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/how-old-is-your-health/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger's best advice - Fortune (blog) :: http://postcards.blogs.fortune.cnn.com/2013/10/31/buffett-munger-best-advice/

U.S. jobless claims declined by 10,000 last week :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/zJ7kwrRL-6U/story01.htm

Viewpoint: Why we should say no to Munger dorm - The Michigan Daily :: http://www.michigandaily.com/opinion/10viewpoint-why-we-should-say-no-munger-dorm31

Editorial Observer: The Hat With the 'B' :: Being a proud fan of the Boston Red Sox in enemy territory isn't so bad these days. Oh, how things have changed!
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-hat-with-the-b.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Curse of the Second :: Second terms have always been tough. Consider a resignation, an impeachment, even oral surgery on a yacht off Long Island. President Obama shouldn't feel so bad.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/collins-the-curse-of-the-second.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: When Judges Don't Know Everything :: Several recent cases raise questions about how judges learn what they need to know to reach their conclusions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/greenhouse-when-judges-dont-know-everything.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Man Who Loved Cemeteries :: Graveyards can provide historic bullet points, bird sanctuaries, excellent fictitious names, and the lifelong source of sweet calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-man-who-loved-cemeteries.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Living Together: Van Base With Fan Base :: For one family on an epic 23,000-mile journey, home is wherever the VW takes them — so long as their followers keep paying.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/garden/van-base-with-fan-base.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


10

01-Nov-2013 19:43

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Edward Snowden gets IT job in Russia :: Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence analyst who leaked information about US secret surveillance, has apparently found a new job in Russia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24767635#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

Airport scan reveals cocaine pumpkins :: Talk about a spooky Halloween find.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/americas/canada-cocaine-pumpkins/index.html?eref�ition

Sahara migrant survivor: I buried my family :: Girl of 14 tells of migrant ordeal in the Sahara desert
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-24768560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Anger over Australia Asia spy claims :: Indonesia summons Australia's ambassador amid reports that Australian embassies have been used as part of a US-led spying network in Asia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24757968#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Can the buzz of mosquitoes be art? :: Two artists have harnessed the flying power of mosquitoes to create sound in a bid to create a "truce" between people and mosquitoes by allowing visitors to appreciate the beauty of the insects' "song".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24766729#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

01-Nov-2013 19:43 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Young, Restless and Indian :: What is the mood of privileged young people in India today?
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/young-restless-and-indian.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Savior of the Whales :: "Let's go hunt whales, bring your binoculars, bring your camera, so you can take them away and leave them there."
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/savior-of-the-whales.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Curse of the Second :: Second terms have always been tough. Consider a resignation, an impeachment, even oral surgery on a yacht off Long Island. President Obama shouldn't feel so bad.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/collins-the-curse-of-the-second.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: When Judges Don't Know Everything :: Several recent cases raise questions about how judges learn what they need to know to reach their conclusions.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/greenhouse-when-judges-dont-know-everything.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Man Who Loved Cemeteries :: Graveyards can provide historic bullet points, bird sanctuaries, excellent fictitious names, and the lifelong source of sweet calm.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/31/opinion/the-man-who-loved-cemeteries.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Being 'Partly Jewish' :: Children who grow up in interfaith communities, learning and celebrating both family religions, are not lost to Judaism.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/being-partly-jewish.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A War on the Poor :: What happened to the Republican Party? It's almost as if the party is solely focused on its hostility to the less fortunate.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/11/01/opinion/krugman-a-war-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

01-Nov-2013 18:42

Syria military base blasts said to be Israeli strike :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/CLx8rbNbICM/story01.htm

Asian shares slip after upbeat U.S. data :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/qgBxcwLWAqM/story01.htm

VIDEO: Spotify - friend or foe of musicians? :: Newsnight's Jim Reed investigates whether music streaming service Spotify is a positive or negative influence on recording artists.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24767631#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Storms spook some U.S. cities into postponing Halloween fun :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Da2b1msSuZI/story01.htm

VIDEO: Making pictures with a typewriter :: The painstaking art of creating pictures using a typewriter
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24760538#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can drones appeal to the masses? :: Can drones appeal to the masses?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-24762835#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

11 things to know about Tokyo :: After a setback from the natural and nuclear disasters of 2011, tourism has rebounded in Tokyo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/bourdain-tokyo-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Houdini fans hold seance: Any word? :: Houdini wouldn't speak to me. He refused to say one word. He hasn't spoken to anyone for 87 years -- since he died.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/travel/houdini-seance/index.html?eref�ition

The bully in the next bedroom :: When does sibling scrapping become bullying?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24639063#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: What was found to be scariest movie moment ever?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24760048#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Been and Gone: Smokey and the Bandit director and the world's tallest dog :: Our regular column covering the deaths of significant - but lesser-reported - people in the past month.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24759920#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Did the NSA spy on the Vatican? :: Brian Todd examines claims that the NSA intercepted phone calls coming out of the Vatican.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/tsr-brian-todd-vatican-nsa-spying.cnn.html?eref�ition

How technology best boosts learning :: Finding out how technology can best boost learning
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-24761270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mexico passes 'junk food tax' reform :: The Mexican Congress approves a tax reform bill imposing new levies for junk food and soft drinks, among other changes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24766027#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Enrollment in Obamacare very small in first days: documents :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QMdMfW_1YRM/story01.htm

Toronto mayor: 'No reason' to resign :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he has "no reason" to resign after Canadian police say they have recovered footage apparently showing him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767640#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Japan begins Yakuza probe :: An investigation into ties between organized crime and banking in Japan has begun. Jake Adelstein explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/10/31/japan-yakuza-crime-probe-jake-adelstein-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Flight diverted to Phoenix after undisclosed threat :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/3LrkLNvb4kg/story01.htm

Google launches 'KitKat' software, sweetens features on range of phones :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/NEl6vooU5jg/story01.htm

Kardashians sue over leaked proposal :: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are accusing a YouTube co-founder of illegally publishing video of their engagement party to boost his new "foundering" website.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/showbiz/kardashian-engagement-video-lawsuit/index.html?eref�ition

Judi Dench's 'huge responsibility' :: Judi Dench: 'I feel a huge responsibility'
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-24616152#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuelan leader says construction workers see Chavez apparition :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AWkm7noqxlk/story01.htm

Drug tunnel 'highly sophisticated' :: Miguel Marquez reports on the tunnel found on the U.S.-Mexico border and how much marijuana and cocaine they seized.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/10/31/erin-inside-drug-tunnel-marquez-report.cnn.html?eref�ition

Walmart kicks off online holiday deals early in intense season :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/AZe-7JIKiKw/story01.htm

Kenya terrorists' camp bombed :: Kenyan warplanes targeted an al-Shabaab training camp today inside Somalia, according to military officials. The al Qaeda-linked Islamist group was responsible for killing 67 people in a Nairobi Mall attack last month.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/us/kenyan-al-shabab-attack/index.html?eref�ition

Israeli planes 'strike Syrian base' :: Israeli warplanes attack a military base near the Syrian city of Latakia, an Obama administration official confirms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/world/meast/syria-civil-war/index.html?eref�ition

Watch spider weave web over camera :: In the OutFront Shout Out, Erin Burnett gives a shoutout to a spider, who spent hours constructing the perfect web.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/10/31/erin-spider-caught-weaving-a-web-over-camera.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Edward Snowden gets IT job in Russia :: Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence analyst who leaked information about US secret surveillance, has apparently found a new job in Russia.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24767635#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Facebook's ad warning sounds a note of caution for Twitter :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zr34zoK_rGo/story01.htm

VIDEO: Toronto mayor 'won't quit over video' :: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has refused to quit after police said they recovered a video appearing to show him smoking from a crack pipe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24767638#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa