Sunday, November 17, 2013

17-Nov-2013 23:04

SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/06/world/asia/china-labor-camp-halloween-sos/index.html?eref�ition

Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/asia/china-blasts/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24930079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-24939560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Goodbye to the splendid 1930s world of Poirot :: David Suchet has had his last outing as Poirot. The TV adaptation was a glorious love letter to the design and architecture of the 1930s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24914782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Somalia: Homes swept into sea :: Somalia appealed for international help after a cyclone hit the northern region this week, killing at least 115 people, and sweeping livestock and homes into the ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/africa/somalia-cyclone-deaths/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 14 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954394#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

New clashes in Libya's Tripoli as toll tops 40 - AFP :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNHoqb6tkCnsBNZ1oWE5SCT_DRPbBQ&url=http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hAr2zGSaZifV0jMlZe8qdCjTLvdg?docId%3D2534185a-752a-4525-a1d6-cfa060ed621a

Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24957019#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Council cuts Toronto mayor's power :: Political career appears in more jeopardy after new comments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/toronto-mayor-rob-ford/index.html?eref�ition

The Loop: Home, cones and brainy sports :: Do brainy sports get a raw deal on television?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24960161#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954392#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Behind the veil :: Why do some people fear the veil?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Newspaper retraction -- 150 years late :: In what might be one of the oldest corrections in the history of journalism, the editorial board of a Pennsylvania newspaper has retracted its predecessor's famous panning of President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as "silly remarks."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/gettysburg-address-editorial-retraction/index.html?eref�ition

The real promise of Obamacare :: Timothy Jost says it was clear from the beginning that there would be winners and losers under the Affordable Care Act.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/jost-obamacare-fix/index.html?eref�ition

Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/11/15/newday-midday-orig-3.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syria chemical arms plan adopted :: The global chemical weapons watchdog says it has now adopted a detailed plan for the destruction of Syria's stockpile by mid-2014.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24966482#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Source: CIA collecting money data :: The CIA is collecting bulk records on international money transfers, using the same Patriot Act legal authority that has become the center of controversy in U.S. surveillance programs, a source told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/cia-tracking-money-transfers/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

US Democrats in healthcare revolt :: Dozens of President Obama's Democratic allies side with Republicans to pass a bill that the White House says would gut its health law.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966051#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch world record basketball shot :: Corey "Thunder" Law of the Harlem Globetrotters sets the Guinness World Record for longest made basketball shot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/11/15/hln-globetrotter-world-record-shot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syrians place their faith in Geneva II :: Lina Sinjab on Syrians placing their faith in Geneva II talks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24960337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Also plans to abolish labor camps :: Beijing announces changes to controversial laws, including labor camps and one-child policy. David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/15/ctw-china-reform-mckenzie.cnn.html?eref�ition

Take Viagra to cure ... jetlag? :: The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/12/travel/jetlag-cures/index.html?eref�ition

Social media SOS stops suicide try :: A social media thread proved strong enough to pull a New Jersey teenager back from possible suicide, according to authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/social-media-suicide-stop/index.html?eref�ition

Is there more to JFK assassination? :: Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there are very few down-the-line defenders of the Warren Commission to be found. The investigation into JFK's murder was inadequate, rushed and manipulated by powerful officials.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/sabato-jfk-assassination/index.html?eref�ition

Desert bones 'are missing US family' :: Bones found in the southern California desert are believed to be the remains of a California family that went missing in 2010.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Do more women than men watch musicals? :: As a Channel 4 series takes a behind the scenes look at West End musicals, is it a myth that more women than men are in the audience?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24931475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2013 23:04 10

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

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

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

Billionaire Charles Munger drops controversial Brentwood project - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-billionaire-charles-munger-drops-controversial-brentwood-project-20131113,0,3310975.story

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

James Arthur quits Twitter - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D118929

Hacker receives 10-year sentence for 'causing mayhem' - The Age :: http://www.theage.com.au/it-pro/security-it/hacker-receives-10year-sentence-for-causing-mayhem-20131117-hv3ie.html

Scott Walker: Congress Members Need Not Apply for 2016 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c79b47/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C110Cscott0Ewalker0Econgress0Emembers0Eneed0Enot0Eapply0Efor0E20A160Epresidential0Ebid0C/story01.htm

Warren Buffett's 10 favorite stocks - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/11/17/warren-buffett-s-10-favorite-stocks/3614505/

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - IRAN - US: Did France scupper Iran nuclear deal in Geneva? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131110-did-france-scupper-iran-nuclear-deal-geneva

SPORT: SOMALIA: Wartorn Somalia's football Premier League plays again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131110-wartorn-somalia-football-premier-league-relaunched

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

White Mayor, Black Wife: NYC Shatters an Image :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c1d55b/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cwhite0Emayor0Eblack0Ewife0Enyc0Eshatters0Eimage0E20A910A858/story01.htm

Beyond Watson: 3 Techs That Depend On Artificial Intelligence - InformationWeek :: http://www.informationweek.com/strategic-cio/it-strategy/beyond-watson-3-techs-that-depend-on-artificial-intelligence/d/d-id/1005764

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


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17-Nov-2013 22:03

SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/06/world/asia/china-labor-camp-halloween-sos/index.html?eref�ition

Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/asia/china-blasts/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24930079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-24939560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Goodbye to the splendid 1930s world of Poirot :: David Suchet has had his last outing as Poirot. The TV adaptation was a glorious love letter to the design and architecture of the 1930s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24914782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Somalia: Homes swept into sea :: Somalia appealed for international help after a cyclone hit the northern region this week, killing at least 115 people, and sweeping livestock and homes into the ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/africa/somalia-cyclone-deaths/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 14 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954394#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24957019#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Council cuts Toronto mayor's power :: Political career appears in more jeopardy after new comments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/toronto-mayor-rob-ford/index.html?eref�ition

The Loop: Home, cones and brainy sports :: Do brainy sports get a raw deal on television?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24960161#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954392#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Behind the veil :: Why do some people fear the veil?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Newspaper retraction -- 150 years late :: In what might be one of the oldest corrections in the history of journalism, the editorial board of a Pennsylvania newspaper has retracted its predecessor's famous panning of President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as "silly remarks."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/gettysburg-address-editorial-retraction/index.html?eref�ition

The real promise of Obamacare :: Timothy Jost says it was clear from the beginning that there would be winners and losers under the Affordable Care Act.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/jost-obamacare-fix/index.html?eref�ition

Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/11/15/newday-midday-orig-3.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syria chemical arms plan adopted :: The global chemical weapons watchdog says it has now adopted a detailed plan for the destruction of Syria's stockpile by mid-2014.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24966482#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Source: CIA collecting money data :: The CIA is collecting bulk records on international money transfers, using the same Patriot Act legal authority that has become the center of controversy in U.S. surveillance programs, a source told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/cia-tracking-money-transfers/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

US Democrats in healthcare revolt :: Dozens of President Obama's Democratic allies side with Republicans to pass a bill that the White House says would gut its health law.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966051#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch world record basketball shot :: Corey "Thunder" Law of the Harlem Globetrotters sets the Guinness World Record for longest made basketball shot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/11/15/hln-globetrotter-world-record-shot.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syrians place their faith in Geneva II :: Lina Sinjab on Syrians placing their faith in Geneva II talks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24960337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Also plans to abolish labor camps :: Beijing announces changes to controversial laws, including labor camps and one-child policy. David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/15/ctw-china-reform-mckenzie.cnn.html?eref�ition

Take Viagra to cure ... jetlag? :: The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/12/travel/jetlag-cures/index.html?eref�ition

Social media SOS stops suicide try :: A social media thread proved strong enough to pull a New Jersey teenager back from possible suicide, according to authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/social-media-suicide-stop/index.html?eref�ition

Is there more to JFK assassination? :: Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there are very few down-the-line defenders of the Warren Commission to be found. The investigation into JFK's murder was inadequate, rushed and manipulated by powerful officials.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/sabato-jfk-assassination/index.html?eref�ition

Desert bones 'are missing US family' :: Bones found in the southern California desert are believed to be the remains of a California family that went missing in 2010.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Do more women than men watch musicals? :: As a Channel 4 series takes a behind the scenes look at West End musicals, is it a myth that more women than men are in the audience?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24931475#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Princess: 'Give horse meat a chance' :: Princess Anne suggests a way to improve horse welfare.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/europe/uk-horse-meat-princess-anne/index.html?eref�ition

17-Nov-2013 22:03 10

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

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

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

Billionaire Charles Munger drops controversial Brentwood project - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-billionaire-charles-munger-drops-controversial-brentwood-project-20131113,0,3310975.story

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

Elephants offered in top-level talks - Stuff.co.nz :: http://www.stuff.co.nz/world/asia/9410300/Elephants-offered-in-top-level-talks

Alec Baldwin apologises again after anti-gay slur - Pakistan Daily Times :: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page%3D2013%255C11%255C18%255Cstory_18-11-2013_pg9_10

James Arthur quits Twitter - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D118929

Hacker receives 10-year sentence for 'causing mayhem' - The Age :: http://www.theage.com.au/it-pro/security-it/hacker-receives-10year-sentence-for-causing-mayhem-20131117-hv3ie.html

Scott Walker: Congress Members Need Not Apply for 2016 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c79b47/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C110Cscott0Ewalker0Econgress0Emembers0Eneed0Enot0Eapply0Efor0E20A160Epresidential0Ebid0C/story01.htm

Warren Buffett's 10 favorite stocks - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/11/17/warren-buffett-s-10-favorite-stocks/3614505/

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - IRAN - US: Did France scupper Iran nuclear deal in Geneva? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131110-did-france-scupper-iran-nuclear-deal-geneva

SPORT: SOMALIA: Wartorn Somalia's football Premier League plays again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131110-wartorn-somalia-football-premier-league-relaunched

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

White Mayor, Black Wife: NYC Shatters an Image :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c1d55b/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cwhite0Emayor0Eblack0Ewife0Enyc0Eshatters0Eimage0E20A910A858/story01.htm

Beyond Watson: 3 Techs That Depend On Artificial Intelligence - InformationWeek :: http://www.informationweek.com/strategic-cio/it-strategy/beyond-watson-3-techs-that-depend-on-artificial-intelligence/d/d-id/1005764

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


10

17-Nov-2013 21:02

SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/06/world/asia/china-labor-camp-halloween-sos/index.html?eref�ition

Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/asia/china-blasts/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24930079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-24939560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Goodbye to the splendid 1930s world of Poirot :: David Suchet has had his last outing as Poirot. The TV adaptation was a glorious love letter to the design and architecture of the 1930s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24914782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Somalia: Homes swept into sea :: Somalia appealed for international help after a cyclone hit the northern region this week, killing at least 115 people, and sweeping livestock and homes into the ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/africa/somalia-cyclone-deaths/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 14 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954394#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24957019#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Council cuts Toronto mayor's power :: Political career appears in more jeopardy after new comments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/toronto-mayor-rob-ford/index.html?eref�ition

The Loop: Home, cones and brainy sports :: Do brainy sports get a raw deal on television?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24960161#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954392#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Behind the veil :: Why do some people fear the veil?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Newspaper retraction -- 150 years late :: In what might be one of the oldest corrections in the history of journalism, the editorial board of a Pennsylvania newspaper has retracted its predecessor's famous panning of President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as "silly remarks."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/gettysburg-address-editorial-retraction/index.html?eref�ition

The real promise of Obamacare :: Timothy Jost says it was clear from the beginning that there would be winners and losers under the Affordable Care Act.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/jost-obamacare-fix/index.html?eref�ition

Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/11/15/newday-midday-orig-3.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syria chemical arms plan adopted :: The global chemical weapons watchdog says it has now adopted a detailed plan for the destruction of Syria's stockpile by mid-2014.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24966482#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Source: CIA collecting money data :: The CIA is collecting bulk records on international money transfers, using the same Patriot Act legal authority that has become the center of controversy in U.S. surveillance programs, a source told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/cia-tracking-money-transfers/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

US Democrats in healthcare revolt :: Dozens of President Obama's Democratic allies side with Republicans to pass a bill that the White House says would gut its health law.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966051#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch world record basketball shot :: Corey "Thunder" Law of the Harlem Globetrotters sets the Guinness World Record for longest made basketball shot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/11/15/hln-globetrotter-world-record-shot.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The app that could transform farming :: A 29-year-old developer from Ghana has created a mobile app that he hopes will transform the livelihoods of farmers and help address food shortages.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24957131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrians place their faith in Geneva II :: Lina Sinjab on Syrians placing their faith in Geneva II talks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24960337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Also plans to abolish labor camps :: Beijing announces changes to controversial laws, including labor camps and one-child policy. David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/15/ctw-china-reform-mckenzie.cnn.html?eref�ition

Take Viagra to cure ... jetlag? :: The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/12/travel/jetlag-cures/index.html?eref�ition

Social media SOS stops suicide try :: A social media thread proved strong enough to pull a New Jersey teenager back from possible suicide, according to authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/social-media-suicide-stop/index.html?eref�ition

US quietly offers Benghazi bounty :: The US is quietly offering as much as $10m (£6.2m) for information about the attack on a diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya that killed four Americans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24965925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there more to JFK assassination? :: Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there are very few down-the-line defenders of the Warren Commission to be found. The investigation into JFK's murder was inadequate, rushed and manipulated by powerful officials.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/sabato-jfk-assassination/index.html?eref�ition

Desert bones 'are missing US family' :: Bones found in the southern California desert are believed to be the remains of a California family that went missing in 2010.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

17-Nov-2013 21:02 10

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

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

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

Billionaire Charles Munger drops controversial Brentwood project - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-billionaire-charles-munger-drops-controversial-brentwood-project-20131113,0,3310975.story

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

James Arthur quits Twitter - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D118929

United States Grand Prix 2013: Sebastian Vettel screams to pole position as he ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/motorsport/formulaone/10454704/Vettel-screams-to-pole-position-as-he-targets-record-eight-win-in-a-row.html

Nick Clegg: the rich should pay to fund my tax cuts - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/nick-clegg/10455206/Nick-Clegg-the-rich-should-pay-to-fund-my-tax-cuts.html

Hacker receives 10-year sentence for 'causing mayhem' - The Age :: http://www.theage.com.au/it-pro/security-it/hacker-receives-10year-sentence-for-causing-mayhem-20131117-hv3ie.html

Scott Walker: Congress Members Need Not Apply for 2016 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c79b47/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C110Cscott0Ewalker0Econgress0Emembers0Eneed0Enot0Eapply0Efor0E20A160Epresidential0Ebid0C/story01.htm

Warren Buffett's 10 favorite stocks - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/11/17/warren-buffett-s-10-favorite-stocks/3614505/

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - IRAN - US: Did France scupper Iran nuclear deal in Geneva? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131110-did-france-scupper-iran-nuclear-deal-geneva

SPORT: SOMALIA: Wartorn Somalia's football Premier League plays again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131110-wartorn-somalia-football-premier-league-relaunched

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

White Mayor, Black Wife: NYC Shatters an Image :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c1d55b/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cwhite0Emayor0Eblack0Ewife0Enyc0Eshatters0Eimage0E20A910A858/story01.htm

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


10

17-Nov-2013 20:01

SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/06/world/asia/china-labor-camp-halloween-sos/index.html?eref�ition

Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/asia/china-blasts/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24930079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-24939560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Goodbye to the splendid 1930s world of Poirot :: David Suchet has had his last outing as Poirot. The TV adaptation was a glorious love letter to the design and architecture of the 1930s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24914782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Somalia: Homes swept into sea :: Somalia appealed for international help after a cyclone hit the northern region this week, killing at least 115 people, and sweeping livestock and homes into the ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/africa/somalia-cyclone-deaths/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 14 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954394#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24957019#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Council cuts Toronto mayor's power :: Political career appears in more jeopardy after new comments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/toronto-mayor-rob-ford/index.html?eref�ition

The Loop: Home, cones and brainy sports :: Do brainy sports get a raw deal on television?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24960161#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954392#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Behind the veil :: Why do some people fear the veil?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Newspaper retraction -- 150 years late :: In what might be one of the oldest corrections in the history of journalism, the editorial board of a Pennsylvania newspaper has retracted its predecessor's famous panning of President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as "silly remarks."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/gettysburg-address-editorial-retraction/index.html?eref�ition

The real promise of Obamacare :: Timothy Jost says it was clear from the beginning that there would be winners and losers under the Affordable Care Act.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/jost-obamacare-fix/index.html?eref�ition

Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/11/15/newday-midday-orig-3.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syria chemical arms plan adopted :: The global chemical weapons watchdog says it has now adopted a detailed plan for the destruction of Syria's stockpile by mid-2014.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24966482#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Source: CIA collecting money data :: The CIA is collecting bulk records on international money transfers, using the same Patriot Act legal authority that has become the center of controversy in U.S. surveillance programs, a source told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/cia-tracking-money-transfers/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

US Democrats in healthcare revolt :: Dozens of President Obama's Democratic allies side with Republicans to pass a bill that the White House says would gut its health law.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966051#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch world record basketball shot :: Corey "Thunder" Law of the Harlem Globetrotters sets the Guinness World Record for longest made basketball shot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/11/15/hln-globetrotter-world-record-shot.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The app that could transform farming :: A 29-year-old developer from Ghana has created a mobile app that he hopes will transform the livelihoods of farmers and help address food shortages.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24957131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrians place their faith in Geneva II :: Lina Sinjab on Syrians placing their faith in Geneva II talks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24960337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Also plans to abolish labor camps :: Beijing announces changes to controversial laws, including labor camps and one-child policy. David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/15/ctw-china-reform-mckenzie.cnn.html?eref�ition

Take Viagra to cure ... jetlag? :: The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/12/travel/jetlag-cures/index.html?eref�ition

No sign of help for Philippines from China's hospital ship :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IQnuROda26U/story01.htm

Social media SOS stops suicide try :: A social media thread proved strong enough to pull a New Jersey teenager back from possible suicide, according to authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/social-media-suicide-stop/index.html?eref�ition

US quietly offers Benghazi bounty :: The US is quietly offering as much as $10m (£6.2m) for information about the attack on a diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya that killed four Americans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24965925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there more to JFK assassination? :: Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there are very few down-the-line defenders of the Warren Commission to be found. The investigation into JFK's murder was inadequate, rushed and manipulated by powerful officials.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/sabato-jfk-assassination/index.html?eref�ition

17-Nov-2013 20:01 10

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

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

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

Billionaire Charles Munger drops controversial Brentwood project - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-billionaire-charles-munger-drops-controversial-brentwood-project-20131113,0,3310975.story

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

Boeing Crashes In Russia, All 50 On Board Killed - NPR :: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId%3D245801910

Nick Clegg: the rich should pay to fund my tax cuts - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/nick-clegg/10455206/Nick-Clegg-the-rich-should-pay-to-fund-my-tax-cuts.html

Scott Walker: Congress Members Need Not Apply for 2016 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c79b47/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C110Cscott0Ewalker0Econgress0Emembers0Eneed0Enot0Eapply0Efor0E20A160Epresidential0Ebid0C/story01.htm

Warren Buffett's 10 favorite stocks - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/11/17/warren-buffett-s-10-favorite-stocks/3614505/

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - IRAN - US: Did France scupper Iran nuclear deal in Geneva? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131110-did-france-scupper-iran-nuclear-deal-geneva

SPORT: SOMALIA: Wartorn Somalia's football Premier League plays again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131110-wartorn-somalia-football-premier-league-relaunched

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

White Mayor, Black Wife: NYC Shatters an Image :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c1d55b/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cwhite0Emayor0Eblack0Ewife0Enyc0Eshatters0Eimage0E20A910A858/story01.htm

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


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17-Nov-2013 19:00

SOS from Chinese labor camp :: Tree leaves were turning yellow and red in Damascus, Oregon, in late October. Competing with fall foliage for attention were Halloween decorations, which adorned almost every house in this sleepy middle-class suburb of Portland on America's Pacific West Coast.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/06/world/asia/china-labor-camp-halloween-sos/index.html?eref�ition

Blasts near Party offices :: A series of explosions in front of Communist Party offices in a northern Chinese province killed one person and wounded eight others Wednesday morning, authorities said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/05/world/asia/china-blasts/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Georgia health :: Challenges accessing healthcare in Georgia
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24930079#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Durham lit by Lumiere :: Return of Durham Lumiere Festival
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-tyne-24939560#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Goodbye to the splendid 1930s world of Poirot :: David Suchet has had his last outing as Poirot. The TV adaptation was a glorious love letter to the design and architecture of the 1930s.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24914782#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

Somalia: Homes swept into sea :: Somalia appealed for international help after a cyclone hit the northern region this week, killing at least 115 people, and sweeping livestock and homes into the ocean.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/africa/somalia-cyclone-deaths/index.html?eref�ition

Day in pictures: 15 November 2013 :: Twenty-four hours of news photos: 14 November
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954394#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Queen's Baton Relay: Pacific Islands :: The Queen's Baton Relay in the Pacific
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-24957019#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Council cuts Toronto mayor's power :: Political career appears in more jeopardy after new comments.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/world/toronto-mayor-rob-ford/index.html?eref�ition

The Loop: Home, cones and brainy sports :: Do brainy sports get a raw deal on television?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-24960161#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 9-15 November 2013 :: News photos from around the world
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-24954392#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Behind the veil :: Why do some people fear the veil?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-24954256#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Newspaper retraction -- 150 years late :: In what might be one of the oldest corrections in the history of journalism, the editorial board of a Pennsylvania newspaper has retracted its predecessor's famous panning of President Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address as "silly remarks."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/gettysburg-address-editorial-retraction/index.html?eref�ition

The real promise of Obamacare :: Timothy Jost says it was clear from the beginning that there would be winners and losers under the Affordable Care Act.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/jost-obamacare-fix/index.html?eref�ition

Huge sinkhole threat to neighborhood :: New Day Midday looks at a giant Florida sinkhole, Jean-Claude Van Damme's split stunt and an international custody case.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2013/11/15/newday-midday-orig-3.cnn.html?eref�ition

Syria chemical arms plan adopted :: The global chemical weapons watchdog says it has now adopted a detailed plan for the destruction of Syria's stockpile by mid-2014.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24966482#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Source: CIA collecting money data :: The CIA is collecting bulk records on international money transfers, using the same Patriot Act legal authority that has become the center of controversy in U.S. surveillance programs, a source told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/cia-tracking-money-transfers/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

US Democrats in healthcare revolt :: Dozens of President Obama's Democratic allies side with Republicans to pass a bill that the White House says would gut its health law.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24966051#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Watch world record basketball shot :: Corey "Thunder" Law of the Harlem Globetrotters sets the Guinness World Record for longest made basketball shot.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/sports/2013/11/15/hln-globetrotter-world-record-shot.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The app that could transform farming :: A 29-year-old developer from Ghana has created a mobile app that he hopes will transform the livelihoods of farmers and help address food shortages.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-24957131#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syrians place their faith in Geneva II :: Lina Sinjab on Syrians placing their faith in Geneva II talks
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-24960337#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Also plans to abolish labor camps :: Beijing announces changes to controversial laws, including labor camps and one-child policy. David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/11/15/ctw-china-reform-mckenzie.cnn.html?eref�ition

Take Viagra to cure ... jetlag? :: The curious ways some passengers adapt their body clocks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/12/travel/jetlag-cures/index.html?eref�ition

No sign of help for Philippines from China's hospital ship :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/IQnuROda26U/story01.htm

Social media SOS stops suicide try :: A social media thread proved strong enough to pull a New Jersey teenager back from possible suicide, according to authorities.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/us/social-media-suicide-stop/index.html?eref�ition

US quietly offers Benghazi bounty :: The US is quietly offering as much as $10m (£6.2m) for information about the attack on a diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya that killed four Americans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-24965925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there more to JFK assassination? :: Fifty years after President John F. Kennedy's assassination, there are very few down-the-line defenders of the Warren Commission to be found. The investigation into JFK's murder was inadequate, rushed and manipulated by powerful officials.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/15/opinion/sabato-jfk-assassination/index.html?eref�ition

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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

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

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

Billionaire Charles Munger drops controversial Brentwood project - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-billionaire-charles-munger-drops-controversial-brentwood-project-20131113,0,3310975.story

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

Top Democratic lawmakers stand by Obama on healthcare rollout - Los Angeles Times :: http://www.latimes.com/nation/politics/politicsnow/la-obamacare-top-democrats-obama-healthcare-website-rollout-20131117,0,811097.story

Nick Clegg: the rich should pay to fund my tax cuts - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/nick-clegg/10455206/Nick-Clegg-the-rich-should-pay-to-fund-my-tax-cuts.html

Alec Baldwin's daughter defends him on Twitter - Fox News :: http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2013/11/17/alec-baldwin-daughter-defends-him-on-twitter-151078511/

Hacker receives 10-year sentence for 'causing mayhem' - The Age :: http://www.theage.com.au/it-pro/security-it/hacker-receives-10year-sentence-for-causing-mayhem-20131117-hv3ie.html

Scott Walker: Congress Members Need Not Apply for 2016 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c79b47/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A130C110Cscott0Ewalker0Econgress0Emembers0Eneed0Enot0Eapply0Efor0E20A160Epresidential0Ebid0C/story01.htm

Warren Buffett's 10 favorite stocks - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/markets/2013/11/17/warren-buffett-s-10-favorite-stocks/3614505/

ANALYSIS: FRANCE - IRAN - US: Did France scupper Iran nuclear deal in Geneva? :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/americas/20131110-did-france-scupper-iran-nuclear-deal-geneva

SPORT: SOMALIA: Wartorn Somalia's football Premier League plays again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/africa/20131110-wartorn-somalia-football-premier-league-relaunched

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

White Mayor, Black Wife: NYC Shatters an Image :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/33c1d55b/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cwhite0Emayor0Eblack0Ewife0Enyc0Eshatters0Eimage0E20A910A858/story01.htm

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


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