Monday, November 4, 2013

04-Nov-2013 23:58

How 'swarm robots' are learning from insects :: In the dystopian future imagined within the popular Terminator franchise, robots learn to think, self-replicate and eventually kill their human masters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/30/tech/innovation/hive-minds-how-swarm-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Rwanda the key to Congo's peace :: John Prendergast and Sasha Lezhnev say that unless the Congo war's root causes are addressed in a broader peace process, violence will intensify and Rwanda could be drawn more directly into the fray.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/lezhnev-prendergast-congo-rwanda/index.html?eref�ition

Biden-Clinton switch considered? :: President Barack Obama's closest advisers secretly considered replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket, according to the New York Times.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/politics/obama-campaign-biden/index.html?eref�ition

Can it get any worse for Obama? :: Dean Obeidallah says a stretch of bad news for Obama has let others dictate the narrative of his presidency. But he can still write the final scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/obeidallah-obamas-next-act/index.html?eref�ition

Should the baby boomers leave the stage? :: As the baby boomers reach pensionable age, Will Self wonders if the older generation should stop trying to define what what it means to be young.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24765974#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Diwali :: Fireworks boom, bulbs flash, and flames flicker as tens of millions of people across the globe celebrate the beginning of the Festival of Lights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/the-lights-of-diwali/index.html?eref�ition

New 'lost world' could be lost again :: David Wake says the discovery of new species in Australia is thrilling, but they do not replace species rapidly being lost due to a host of depredations
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/wake-lost-world/index.html?eref�ition

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

VIDEO: Six die as ferry capsizes in Thailand :: At least six people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a ferry capsized off the coast of Thailand.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24799225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Khamenei tells Iran's hardliners not to undermine nuclear talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/98KiCIe5fFk/story01.htm

Dying teen covers Katy Perry's 'Roar' :: When she was healthy, Olivia Wise used to sit in front of her locker at school and sing for her friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/us/dying-teen-olivia-wise-roar/index.html?eref�ition

S Korea's Park highlights Japan rift :: South Korea's president tells the BBC there is "no purpose" to talks with Japan, even as the region struggles to rein in North Korea's nuclear capability.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24768298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare hybrid eclipse graces the sky :: Some skygazers along the East Coast of North America witnessed a spectacular solar eclipse Sunday morning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/us/irpt-rare-hybrid-eclipse/index.html?eref�ition

No word on Pussy Riot member :: Convicted Pussy Riot punk rock band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has not been heard from since she was transferred from a prison more than 300 miles east of Moscow, husband Petr Verzilov told CNN on Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/world/europe/russia-pussy-riot-prisoner-relocation/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook beheading: Who was the woman? :: Who was the victim in the Facebook beheading video?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24772724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 1-Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HDS0XFLnIN8/story01.htm

Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GEp7BvUzKH4/story01.htm

Mandela film premieres in S. Africa :: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" premieres in South Africa. CNN's Arwa Damon talks to some of the stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/04/damon-long-walk-to-freedom.cnn.html?eref�ition

Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul :: Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24800089#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Coastal retreat plan to curb floods :: The stretch of coast being returned to the sea
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24770379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Resurgent Djokovic relishes heavy schedule :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EgneCydXWYw/story01.htm

Cher on missing Sonny Bono :: Cher is not really thinking that Sonny Bono is burning in hell. In fact, the singer-actress apparently misses her ex-husband.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/showbiz/cher-facebook-fan-questions/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Art stolen by Nazis found in Munich :: Art historian Godfrey Barker told the BBC that this is "possibly the biggest story of art recovered from World War II since the Austrians unveiled 10,000 pictures three years ago".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24799899#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper Eminem takes home Artist of Year YouTube Music Award :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r4Ea_yzGgMc/story01.htm

Suspected L.A. airport gunman planned 'suicide' mission: congressman :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BDJgaqaacNw/story01.htm

China's BYD says will hire more US employees for California plant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/D8nmpyrJ7JY/story01.htm

Families cut back on fresh food :: Many young families cut back on fresh fruit and vegetables and switched to less healthy processed food as the recession squeezed budgets, a UK study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24773201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: India prepares for Mars mission :: India's preparations to launch unmanned mission
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-24800270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunman shoots police officer at burning Oregon home :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KCl-rOEBWXo/story01.htm

04-Nov-2013 23:58 10

NIGER - FRANCE - MALI: Millions paid to free French Aqim hostages, report :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131030-millions-paid-free-french-aqim-hostages-report

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

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

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 - MALI: Ghislaine Dupont, a fearless reporter with a passion for Africa :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131103-ghislaine-dupont-fearless-reporter-passion-africa

Warren Buffett watch: Amid conservative split, blog takes aim at Charles ... - Omaha World-Herald :: http://www.omaha.com/article/20131103/MONEY/131109635

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

MALI - FRANCE: Two RFI journalists kidnapped and killed in Kidal :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131102-two-rfi-journalists-kidnapped-kidal

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Buffett: 'Average Investor' Could Have Done as Well in Crisis; At Least Munger Did - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/10/07/buffett-average-investor-could-have-done-as-well-in-crisis-at-least-munger-did/

UPDATE 5-BlackBerry calls off sale, spurring doubts and stock plunge - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/blackberry-offer-idUSL2N0IP0K720131104

Digital girl 'Sweetie' used by Dutch activists to track 1000 alleged sexual predators - ABC Online :: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-11-05/sweetie-digital-girl-activists-internet-sexual-predators/5069434

BlackBerry calls off sale, spurring doubts and stock plunge - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/blackberry-calls-off-sale-spurring-doubts-and-stock-plunge-1210335.html?utm_source%3Dfwire%26utm_medium%3Dhp

On Campus: Week 10 reflection - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/sports/2013/11/04/on-campus-week-10-reflection/


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04-Nov-2013 22:57

How 'swarm robots' are learning from insects :: In the dystopian future imagined within the popular Terminator franchise, robots learn to think, self-replicate and eventually kill their human masters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/30/tech/innovation/hive-minds-how-swarm-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Rwanda the key to Congo's peace :: John Prendergast and Sasha Lezhnev say that unless the Congo war's root causes are addressed in a broader peace process, violence will intensify and Rwanda could be drawn more directly into the fray.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/lezhnev-prendergast-congo-rwanda/index.html?eref�ition

Biden-Clinton switch considered? :: President Barack Obama's closest advisers secretly considered replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket, according to the New York Times.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/politics/obama-campaign-biden/index.html?eref�ition

Can it get any worse for Obama? :: Dean Obeidallah says a stretch of bad news for Obama has let others dictate the narrative of his presidency. But he can still write the final scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/obeidallah-obamas-next-act/index.html?eref�ition

Should the baby boomers leave the stage? :: As the baby boomers reach pensionable age, Will Self wonders if the older generation should stop trying to define what what it means to be young.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24765974#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Diwali :: Fireworks boom, bulbs flash, and flames flicker as tens of millions of people across the globe celebrate the beginning of the Festival of Lights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/the-lights-of-diwali/index.html?eref�ition

New 'lost world' could be lost again :: David Wake says the discovery of new species in Australia is thrilling, but they do not replace species rapidly being lost due to a host of depredations
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/wake-lost-world/index.html?eref�ition

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

VIDEO: Six die as ferry capsizes in Thailand :: At least six people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a ferry capsized off the coast of Thailand.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24799225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Khamenei tells Iran's hardliners not to undermine nuclear talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/98KiCIe5fFk/story01.htm

Dying teen covers Katy Perry's 'Roar' :: When she was healthy, Olivia Wise used to sit in front of her locker at school and sing for her friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/us/dying-teen-olivia-wise-roar/index.html?eref�ition

S Korea's Park highlights Japan rift :: South Korea's president tells the BBC there is "no purpose" to talks with Japan, even as the region struggles to rein in North Korea's nuclear capability.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24768298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare hybrid eclipse graces the sky :: Some skygazers along the East Coast of North America witnessed a spectacular solar eclipse Sunday morning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/us/irpt-rare-hybrid-eclipse/index.html?eref�ition

No word on Pussy Riot member :: Convicted Pussy Riot punk rock band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has not been heard from since she was transferred from a prison more than 300 miles east of Moscow, husband Petr Verzilov told CNN on Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/world/europe/russia-pussy-riot-prisoner-relocation/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook beheading: Who was the woman? :: Who was the victim in the Facebook beheading video?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24772724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 1-Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HDS0XFLnIN8/story01.htm

Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GEp7BvUzKH4/story01.htm

Mandela film premieres in S. Africa :: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" premieres in South Africa. CNN's Arwa Damon talks to some of the stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/04/damon-long-walk-to-freedom.cnn.html?eref�ition

Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul :: Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24800089#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Coastal retreat plan to curb floods :: The stretch of coast being returned to the sea
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24770379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Resurgent Djokovic relishes heavy schedule :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EgneCydXWYw/story01.htm

Cher on missing Sonny Bono :: Cher is not really thinking that Sonny Bono is burning in hell. In fact, the singer-actress apparently misses her ex-husband.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/showbiz/cher-facebook-fan-questions/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Art stolen by Nazis found in Munich :: Art historian Godfrey Barker told the BBC that this is "possibly the biggest story of art recovered from World War II since the Austrians unveiled 10,000 pictures three years ago".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24799899#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper Eminem takes home Artist of Year YouTube Music Award :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r4Ea_yzGgMc/story01.htm

Suspected L.A. airport gunman planned 'suicide' mission: congressman :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BDJgaqaacNw/story01.htm

China's BYD says will hire more US employees for California plant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/D8nmpyrJ7JY/story01.htm

Families cut back on fresh food :: Many young families cut back on fresh fruit and vegetables and switched to less healthy processed food as the recession squeezed budgets, a UK study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24773201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: India prepares for Mars mission :: India's preparations to launch unmanned mission
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-24800270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Gunman shoots police officer at burning Oregon home :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KCl-rOEBWXo/story01.htm

04-Nov-2013 22:57 10

NIGER - FRANCE - MALI: Millions paid to free French Aqim hostages, report :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131030-millions-paid-free-french-aqim-hostages-report

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

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

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 - MALI: Ghislaine Dupont, a fearless reporter with a passion for Africa :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131103-ghislaine-dupont-fearless-reporter-passion-africa

Warren Buffett watch: Amid conservative split, blog takes aim at Charles ... - Omaha World-Herald :: http://www.omaha.com/article/20131103/MONEY/131109635

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

MALI - FRANCE: Two RFI journalists kidnapped and killed in Kidal :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131102-two-rfi-journalists-kidnapped-kidal

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

BlackBerry calls off sale, will replace CEO - Reuters Canada :: http://ca.reuters.com/article/businessNews/idCABRE9A30GI20131104

FA turn to new powers to charge Fulham's Sascha Riether following stamp on ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/teams/fulham/10426352/FA-turn-to-new-powers-to-charge-Fulhams-Sascha-Riether-following-stamp-on-Manchester-Uniteds-Adnan-Januzaj.html

BlackBerry calls off sale, will replace CEO - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/us-blackberry-offer-idUKBRE9A30GI20131104

Drew Barrymore and husband expecting second child - Detroit Free Press :: http://www.freep.com/article/20131104/ENT07/311040106/drew-barrymore-pregnant

Texans' Gary Kubiak collapses on field - FOXSports.com :: http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/houston-texans-coach-gary-kubiak-collapses-on-field-halftime-taken-to-hospital-ambulance-stretcher-110313


10

04-Nov-2013 21:57

How 'swarm robots' are learning from insects :: In the dystopian future imagined within the popular Terminator franchise, robots learn to think, self-replicate and eventually kill their human masters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/30/tech/innovation/hive-minds-how-swarm-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Rwanda the key to Congo's peace :: John Prendergast and Sasha Lezhnev say that unless the Congo war's root causes are addressed in a broader peace process, violence will intensify and Rwanda could be drawn more directly into the fray.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/lezhnev-prendergast-congo-rwanda/index.html?eref�ition

Biden-Clinton switch considered? :: President Barack Obama's closest advisers secretly considered replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket, according to the New York Times.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/politics/obama-campaign-biden/index.html?eref�ition

Can it get any worse for Obama? :: Dean Obeidallah says a stretch of bad news for Obama has let others dictate the narrative of his presidency. But he can still write the final scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/obeidallah-obamas-next-act/index.html?eref�ition

Should the baby boomers leave the stage? :: As the baby boomers reach pensionable age, Will Self wonders if the older generation should stop trying to define what what it means to be young.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24765974#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Diwali :: Fireworks boom, bulbs flash, and flames flicker as tens of millions of people across the globe celebrate the beginning of the Festival of Lights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/the-lights-of-diwali/index.html?eref�ition

New 'lost world' could be lost again :: David Wake says the discovery of new species in Australia is thrilling, but they do not replace species rapidly being lost due to a host of depredations
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/wake-lost-world/index.html?eref�ition

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

VIDEO: Six die as ferry capsizes in Thailand :: At least six people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a ferry capsized off the coast of Thailand.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24799225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Khamenei tells Iran's hardliners not to undermine nuclear talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/98KiCIe5fFk/story01.htm

Dying teen covers Katy Perry's 'Roar' :: When she was healthy, Olivia Wise used to sit in front of her locker at school and sing for her friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/us/dying-teen-olivia-wise-roar/index.html?eref�ition

Morsy trial may spark civil unrest :: CNN's Ian Lee has more on the trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and what it could mean for the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/03/lee-morsy-egypt-trial.cnn.html?eref�ition

S Korea's Park highlights Japan rift :: South Korea's president tells the BBC there is "no purpose" to talks with Japan, even as the region struggles to rein in North Korea's nuclear capability.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24768298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare hybrid eclipse graces the sky :: Some skygazers along the East Coast of North America witnessed a spectacular solar eclipse Sunday morning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/us/irpt-rare-hybrid-eclipse/index.html?eref�ition

No word on Pussy Riot member :: Convicted Pussy Riot punk rock band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has not been heard from since she was transferred from a prison more than 300 miles east of Moscow, husband Petr Verzilov told CNN on Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/world/europe/russia-pussy-riot-prisoner-relocation/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook beheading: Who was the woman? :: Who was the victim in the Facebook beheading video?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24772724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 1-Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HDS0XFLnIN8/story01.htm

Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GEp7BvUzKH4/story01.htm

Mandela film premieres in S. Africa :: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" premieres in South Africa. CNN's Arwa Damon talks to some of the stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/04/damon-long-walk-to-freedom.cnn.html?eref�ition

Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul :: Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24800089#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Coastal retreat plan to curb floods :: The stretch of coast being returned to the sea
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24770379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Resurgent Djokovic relishes heavy schedule :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EgneCydXWYw/story01.htm

Cher on missing Sonny Bono :: Cher is not really thinking that Sonny Bono is burning in hell. In fact, the singer-actress apparently misses her ex-husband.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/showbiz/cher-facebook-fan-questions/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Art stolen by Nazis found in Munich :: Art historian Godfrey Barker told the BBC that this is "possibly the biggest story of art recovered from World War II since the Austrians unveiled 10,000 pictures three years ago".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24799899#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper Eminem takes home Artist of Year YouTube Music Award :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r4Ea_yzGgMc/story01.htm

Suspected L.A. airport gunman planned 'suicide' mission: congressman :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BDJgaqaacNw/story01.htm

China's BYD says will hire more US employees for California plant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/D8nmpyrJ7JY/story01.htm

Families cut back on fresh food :: Many young families cut back on fresh fruit and vegetables and switched to less healthy processed food as the recession squeezed budgets, a UK study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24773201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: India prepares for Mars mission :: India's preparations to launch unmanned mission
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-24800270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

04-Nov-2013 21:57 10

NIGER - FRANCE - MALI: Millions paid to free French Aqim hostages, report :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131030-millions-paid-free-french-aqim-hostages-report

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

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

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 - MALI: Ghislaine Dupont, a fearless reporter with a passion for Africa :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131103-ghislaine-dupont-fearless-reporter-passion-africa

Warren Buffett watch: Amid conservative split, blog takes aim at Charles ... - Omaha World-Herald :: http://www.omaha.com/article/20131103/MONEY/131109635

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

MALI - FRANCE: Two RFI journalists kidnapped and killed in Kidal :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131102-two-rfi-journalists-kidnapped-kidal

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Jewish group condemns German silence on huge art find - Reuters India :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/us-germany-art-idINBRE9A30FV20131104

10 Signs of Type 2 Diabetes :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3347bfb6/sc/14/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0CWellness0C10A0Esigns0Etype0Ediabetes0Cstory0Did0F20A731654/story01.htm

WH docs: Paper applications for Obamacare were problematic, too - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-250_162-57610719/wh-docs-paper-applications-for-obamacare-were-problematic-too/

Jewish group condemns German silence on huge art find - Reuters India :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/us-germany-art-idINBRE9A30FV20131104

Valve unveils prototype of Steam Machine - CBS News :: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-205_162-57610739/valve-unveils-prototype-of-steam-machine/


10

04-Nov-2013 20:55

How 'swarm robots' are learning from insects :: In the dystopian future imagined within the popular Terminator franchise, robots learn to think, self-replicate and eventually kill their human masters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/30/tech/innovation/hive-minds-how-swarm-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Rwanda the key to Congo's peace :: John Prendergast and Sasha Lezhnev say that unless the Congo war's root causes are addressed in a broader peace process, violence will intensify and Rwanda could be drawn more directly into the fray.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/lezhnev-prendergast-congo-rwanda/index.html?eref�ition

Biden-Clinton switch considered? :: President Barack Obama's closest advisers secretly considered replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket, according to the New York Times.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/politics/obama-campaign-biden/index.html?eref�ition

Can it get any worse for Obama? :: Dean Obeidallah says a stretch of bad news for Obama has let others dictate the narrative of his presidency. But he can still write the final scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/obeidallah-obamas-next-act/index.html?eref�ition

Should the baby boomers leave the stage? :: As the baby boomers reach pensionable age, Will Self wonders if the older generation should stop trying to define what what it means to be young.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24765974#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Diwali :: Fireworks boom, bulbs flash, and flames flicker as tens of millions of people across the globe celebrate the beginning of the Festival of Lights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/the-lights-of-diwali/index.html?eref�ition

New 'lost world' could be lost again :: David Wake says the discovery of new species in Australia is thrilling, but they do not replace species rapidly being lost due to a host of depredations
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/wake-lost-world/index.html?eref�ition

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

VIDEO: Six die as ferry capsizes in Thailand :: At least six people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a ferry capsized off the coast of Thailand.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24799225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Khamenei tells Iran's hardliners not to undermine nuclear talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/98KiCIe5fFk/story01.htm

Dying teen covers Katy Perry's 'Roar' :: When she was healthy, Olivia Wise used to sit in front of her locker at school and sing for her friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/us/dying-teen-olivia-wise-roar/index.html?eref�ition

Morsy trial may spark civil unrest :: CNN's Ian Lee has more on the trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and what it could mean for the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/03/lee-morsy-egypt-trial.cnn.html?eref�ition

S Korea's Park highlights Japan rift :: South Korea's president tells the BBC there is "no purpose" to talks with Japan, even as the region struggles to rein in North Korea's nuclear capability.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24768298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare hybrid eclipse graces the sky :: Some skygazers along the East Coast of North America witnessed a spectacular solar eclipse Sunday morning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/us/irpt-rare-hybrid-eclipse/index.html?eref�ition

No word on Pussy Riot member :: Convicted Pussy Riot punk rock band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has not been heard from since she was transferred from a prison more than 300 miles east of Moscow, husband Petr Verzilov told CNN on Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/world/europe/russia-pussy-riot-prisoner-relocation/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook beheading: Who was the woman? :: Who was the victim in the Facebook beheading video?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24772724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 1-Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HDS0XFLnIN8/story01.htm

Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GEp7BvUzKH4/story01.htm

Mandela film premieres in S. Africa :: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" premieres in South Africa. CNN's Arwa Damon talks to some of the stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/04/damon-long-walk-to-freedom.cnn.html?eref�ition

Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul :: Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24800089#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Coastal retreat plan to curb floods :: The stretch of coast being returned to the sea
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24770379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Resurgent Djokovic relishes heavy schedule :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EgneCydXWYw/story01.htm

Cher on missing Sonny Bono :: Cher is not really thinking that Sonny Bono is burning in hell. In fact, the singer-actress apparently misses her ex-husband.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/showbiz/cher-facebook-fan-questions/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Art stolen by Nazis found in Munich :: Art historian Godfrey Barker told the BBC that this is "possibly the biggest story of art recovered from World War II since the Austrians unveiled 10,000 pictures three years ago".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24799899#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper Eminem takes home Artist of Year YouTube Music Award :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r4Ea_yzGgMc/story01.htm

Suspected L.A. airport gunman planned 'suicide' mission: congressman :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BDJgaqaacNw/story01.htm

China's BYD says will hire more US employees for California plant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/D8nmpyrJ7JY/story01.htm

Families cut back on fresh food :: Many young families cut back on fresh fruit and vegetables and switched to less healthy processed food as the recession squeezed budgets, a UK study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24773201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: India prepares for Mars mission :: India's preparations to launch unmanned mission
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-24800270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

04-Nov-2013 20:55 10

NIGER - FRANCE - MALI: Millions paid to free French Aqim hostages, report :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131030-millions-paid-free-french-aqim-hostages-report

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

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

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 - MALI: Ghislaine Dupont, a fearless reporter with a passion for Africa :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131103-ghislaine-dupont-fearless-reporter-passion-africa

Warren Buffett watch: Amid conservative split, blog takes aim at Charles ... - Omaha World-Herald :: http://www.omaha.com/article/20131103/MONEY/131109635

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

MALI - FRANCE: Two RFI journalists kidnapped and killed in Kidal :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131102-two-rfi-journalists-kidnapped-kidal

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

BlackBerry says it has no plans to shut handset unit - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/us-blackberry-offer-strategy-idUSBRE9A30PH20131104

UPDATE 3-US top court lets stand ruling throwing out 'abortion pill' limits - Reuters :: http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/usa-court-abortion-idINL2N0IP0PA20131104

UK says to 'learn lessons' after male terror suspect escapes in burqa - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/world/uk-says-to-learn-lessons-after-male-terror-suspect-escapes-in-burqa-1210235.html

Ryanair signals price war after second profits warning - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/newsbysector/transport/10426212/Ryanair-signals-price-war-after-second-profits-warning.html

FA hits Riether with retrospective charge for stamping - Reuters UK :: http://uk.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/uk-soccer-england-riether-idUKBRE9A30V920131104


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04-Nov-2013 19:54

How 'swarm robots' are learning from insects :: In the dystopian future imagined within the popular Terminator franchise, robots learn to think, self-replicate and eventually kill their human masters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/30/tech/innovation/hive-minds-how-swarm-robots/index.html?eref�ition

Rwanda the key to Congo's peace :: John Prendergast and Sasha Lezhnev say that unless the Congo war's root causes are addressed in a broader peace process, violence will intensify and Rwanda could be drawn more directly into the fray.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/lezhnev-prendergast-congo-rwanda/index.html?eref�ition

Biden-Clinton switch considered? :: President Barack Obama's closest advisers secretly considered replacing Vice President Joe Biden with Hillary Clinton on the 2012 ticket, according to the New York Times.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/10/31/politics/obama-campaign-biden/index.html?eref�ition

Can it get any worse for Obama? :: Dean Obeidallah says a stretch of bad news for Obama has let others dictate the narrative of his presidency. But he can still write the final scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/obeidallah-obamas-next-act/index.html?eref�ition

Should the baby boomers leave the stage? :: As the baby boomers reach pensionable age, Will Self wonders if the older generation should stop trying to define what what it means to be young.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24765974#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Diwali :: Fireworks boom, bulbs flash, and flames flicker as tens of millions of people across the globe celebrate the beginning of the Festival of Lights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/world/the-lights-of-diwali/index.html?eref�ition

New 'lost world' could be lost again :: David Wake says the discovery of new species in Australia is thrilling, but they do not replace species rapidly being lost due to a host of depredations
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/01/opinion/wake-lost-world/index.html?eref�ition

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

VIDEO: Six die as ferry capsizes in Thailand :: At least six people have died and more than 100 have been injured after a ferry capsized off the coast of Thailand.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-24799225#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Khamenei tells Iran's hardliners not to undermine nuclear talks :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/98KiCIe5fFk/story01.htm

Dying teen covers Katy Perry's 'Roar' :: When she was healthy, Olivia Wise used to sit in front of her locker at school and sing for her friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/us/dying-teen-olivia-wise-roar/index.html?eref�ition

Morsy trial may spark civil unrest :: CNN's Ian Lee has more on the trial of former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy and what it could mean for the country.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/03/lee-morsy-egypt-trial.cnn.html?eref�ition

S Korea's Park highlights Japan rift :: South Korea's president tells the BBC there is "no purpose" to talks with Japan, even as the region struggles to rein in North Korea's nuclear capability.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-24768298#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rare hybrid eclipse graces the sky :: Some skygazers along the East Coast of North America witnessed a spectacular solar eclipse Sunday morning.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/us/irpt-rare-hybrid-eclipse/index.html?eref�ition

No word on Pussy Riot member :: Convicted Pussy Riot punk rock band member Nadezhda Tolokonnikova has not been heard from since she was transferred from a prison more than 300 miles east of Moscow, husband Petr Verzilov told CNN on Saturday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/02/world/europe/russia-pussy-riot-prisoner-relocation/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook beheading: Who was the woman? :: Who was the victim in the Facebook beheading video?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24772724#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

UPDATE 1-Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HDS0XFLnIN8/story01.htm

Birmingham, Alabama, airport reopens after threat proves false :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GEp7BvUzKH4/story01.htm

Mandela film premieres in S. Africa :: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" premieres in South Africa. CNN's Arwa Damon talks to some of the stars.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/04/damon-long-walk-to-freedom.cnn.html?eref�ition

Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul :: Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-24800089#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Coastal retreat plan to curb floods :: The stretch of coast being returned to the sea
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-24770379#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Resurgent Djokovic relishes heavy schedule :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/EgneCydXWYw/story01.htm

Cher on missing Sonny Bono :: Cher is not really thinking that Sonny Bono is burning in hell. In fact, the singer-actress apparently misses her ex-husband.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/03/showbiz/cher-facebook-fan-questions/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Art stolen by Nazis found in Munich :: Art historian Godfrey Barker told the BBC that this is "possibly the biggest story of art recovered from World War II since the Austrians unveiled 10,000 pictures three years ago".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-24799899#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rapper Eminem takes home Artist of Year YouTube Music Award :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r4Ea_yzGgMc/story01.htm

Suspected L.A. airport gunman planned 'suicide' mission: congressman :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BDJgaqaacNw/story01.htm

China's BYD says will hire more US employees for California plant :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/D8nmpyrJ7JY/story01.htm

Families cut back on fresh food :: Many young families cut back on fresh fruit and vegetables and switched to less healthy processed food as the recession squeezed budgets, a UK study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-24773201#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: India prepares for Mars mission :: India's preparations to launch unmanned mission
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-india-24800270#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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NIGER - FRANCE - MALI: Millions paid to free French Aqim hostages, report :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131030-millions-paid-free-french-aqim-hostages-report

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

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

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 - MALI: Ghislaine Dupont, a fearless reporter with a passion for Africa :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131103-ghislaine-dupont-fearless-reporter-passion-africa

Warren Buffett watch: Amid conservative split, blog takes aim at Charles ... - Omaha World-Herald :: http://www.omaha.com/article/20131103/MONEY/131109635

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

MALI - FRANCE: Two RFI journalists kidnapped and killed in Kidal :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131102-two-rfi-journalists-kidnapped-kidal

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

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Buffett: 'Average Investor' Could Have Done as Well in Crisis; At Least Munger Did - Wall Street Journal (blog) :: http://blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2013/10/07/buffett-average-investor-could-have-done-as-well-in-crisis-at-least-munger-did/

Richie Incognito suspended by Miami Dolphins - NFL.com :: http://www.nfl.com/news/story/0ap2000000276100/article/richie-incognito-suspended-by-miami-dolphins

UK says to 'learn lessons' after male terror suspect escapes in burqa - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-britain-burqa-20131104,0,5587799.story

UPDATE 2-G4S and Serco woes deepen with British fraud investigation - Reuters :: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/04/g4s-tagging-idUSL5N0IP1PI20131104

Merkel says US ties must not be put at risk - Firstpost :: http://www.firstpost.com/world/merkel-says-u-s-ties-must-not-be-put-at-risk-1210187.html


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