Saturday, December 21, 2013

21-Dec-2013 23:10

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Make abuse reporting compulsory' :: England's Children's Commissioner says teachers, social workers and doctors should be compelled by law to report suspicions of child abuse.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25463907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Govt presses Supreme Court to drop gay sex ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sELyxY6MLcA/story01.htm

Uganda gays face life in prison :: Uganda's parliament passes a bill to toughen the punishment for homosexual acts to include life in jail and force people to report gay activities.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25463942#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 23:10 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 22:09

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Make abuse reporting compulsory' :: England's Children's Commissioner says teachers, social workers and doctors should be compelled by law to report suspicions of child abuse.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25463907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Govt presses Supreme Court to drop gay sex ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sELyxY6MLcA/story01.htm

21-Dec-2013 22:09 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 21:08

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Make abuse reporting compulsory' :: England's Children's Commissioner says teachers, social workers and doctors should be compelled by law to report suspicions of child abuse.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25463907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 21:08 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 20:06

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Make abuse reporting compulsory' :: England's Children's Commissioner says teachers, social workers and doctors should be compelled by law to report suspicions of child abuse.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25463907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 20:06 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 19:05

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Make abuse reporting compulsory' :: England's Children's Commissioner says teachers, social workers and doctors should be compelled by law to report suspicions of child abuse.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25463907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 19:05 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 18:05

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Thai protesters march to oust PM, postpone election :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w-W4H3dh4R4/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm

European stocks edge up, euro dips on S&P downgrade :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0EmPNKivjy0/story01.htm

Day in pictures: 20 December 2013 :: 24 hours of news photos: 20 December
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25461232#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 18:05 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 17:04

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Youth-drug can 'reverse' ageing :: US Scientists have performed a dramatic reversal of the ageing process in animal studies, by using a chemical to rejuvenate muscle in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25445748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Heather Mills 'abused Paralympic boss' :: Heather Mills' dream of skiing at the 2014 Winter Paralympics is over but the recriminations keep on flying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/paralympics-mills-skiing-ipc/index.html?eref�ition

Thai protesters march to oust PM, postpone election :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w-W4H3dh4R4/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

VIDEO: 'If you're late, have something great' :: Morrisons boss Dalton Philips tells the BBC about his supermarket's belated online shopping service.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25462654#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Attack amid airport Christmas rush :: Four people have been killed in a shooting at Manila's international airport in the Philippines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/bpr-philippines-airport-shooting-ayalin.cnn.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

21-Dec-2013 17:03 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Inequality, Indian Style :: The epiphany of one Indian who fled the greed-is-good fast track to help the poorest.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/cohen-inequality-indian-style.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: 'Duck Dynasty' and Quackery :: The "aw, shucks" version of intolerance is the worst kind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/blow-duck-dynasty-and-quackery.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Civic Break for the Holidays :: Congress gave all Americans a great Christmas gift: No government shutdowns for the next two years. Now we can rest easy until next year.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/collins-civic-break-for-the-holidays.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Revitalizing Our Forests :: In my small corner of western Maine, I'm bringing back the American chestnut as a significant component of the ecosystem.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/revitalizing-our-forests.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Having a Servant Is Not a Right :: India's outrage at the treatment of a diplomat who underpaid her housekeeper points up its complicity in an exploitative system.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/21/opinion/having-a-servant-is-not-a-right.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Tragic Situation :: The complex and tragic nature of Israel's situation deserves a robust and realistic moral assessment.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/brooks-the-tragic-situation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Osborne and the Stooges :: Who would have ever thought that Curly's logic would one day become the rationale for defending disastrous austerity policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/krugman-osborne-and-the-stooges.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: John Boehner's Betrayal :: On the budget deal, Republican leaders sold out conservative values.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/john-boehners-betrayal.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Good Poor, Bad Poor :: In Congress, two actions have nothing to do with bringing spending into line, and everything to do with a view that the poor are morally inferior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/20/opinion/egan-good-poor-bad-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Dec-2013 16:03

Actor helps China-Japan relations :: After years of playing bad guys, a Japanese actor says he is improving China's view of Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/12/cnn-pkg-watson-china-japan-actor-villian.cnn.html?eref�ition

Smog forces pilots to land 'blind' :: Smog in Beijing is now so bad and such a regular occurrence that the country's civil aviation authority will require the pilots of even small commercial airlines to be able to perform "blind landings."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/asia/china-smog-aviaition/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Goggly eyes bring objects to life :: The idea of 'eyebombing' is to stick removable goggly eyes onto objects like parking meters and pipes, so they almost seem human.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25449223#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'Poop cruises' and giant yellow ducks :: Craziest year in travel history? It just could be 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/travel/outrageous-travel-stories-2013/index.html?eref�ition

Youth-drug can 'reverse' ageing :: US Scientists have performed a dramatic reversal of the ageing process in animal studies, by using a chemical to rejuvenate muscle in mice.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25445748#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

52 weeks 52 questions, part one :: The first of the Magazine's four-part compilation of the best of the year's quizzes, covering January - March 2013. PLUS a special bonus question each day.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25445331#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Rugby's speedier, flashier cousin :: How a Scottish butcher came up with an idea that changed the sport forever.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/rugby-sevens-melrose-history/index.html?eref�ition

In U.S. justice system, the strip-search is common practice :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9QIQbukxJ_w/story01.htm

U.S. diplomats, but not prosecutors, seek to quell Khobragade dispute :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CqwpZx3WFUc/story01.htm

Did Sean Penn help man escape Bolivia? :: Rafael Romo reports on an American businessman who escaped Bolivia and the suspicion of actor Sean Penn's involvement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/19/nr-dnt-romo-sean-penn-may-have-helped-man-escape.cnn.html?eref�ition

Who has had their phone hacked? ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/gallery/phone-hacking-scandal/index.html?eref�ition

Ships blamed for worsening HK smog :: Smog is a common sight in Hong Kong, with the amount of polluted days increasing by 28 percent to 303 so far this year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/hong-kongs-worsening-ship-pollution/index.html?eref�ition

India begins training Afghan commandos as ties deepen ahead of 2014 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/MLw_pEmhPLg/story01.htm

Heather Mills 'abused Paralympic boss' :: Heather Mills' dream of skiing at the 2014 Winter Paralympics is over but the recriminations keep on flying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/sport/paralympics-mills-skiing-ipc/index.html?eref�ition

Thai protesters march to oust PM, postpone election :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w-W4H3dh4R4/story01.htm

Half brother: Obama's father abusive :: Barack Obama's father was more abusive and violent than the president was aware of, according to his half-brother, who has written a memoir about their father.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/politics/obama-father-abusive/index.html?eref�ition

Devyani Khobragade urged to stand for parliament :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/RQyp_tUjwE4/story01.htm

Selfridges ready for retail rush :: One of London's best-known department stores is preparing for its busiest day of the year. Nina Dos Santos reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2013/12/20/pkg-uk-santos-selfridges-retail.cnn.html?eref�ition

Meet Italy's ancient ancestors :: Exhibit to display the remains of what used to be a 600,000 year old human settlement. CNN's Ben Wedeman reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/pkg-wedeman-italy-ancient-ancestors.cnn.html?eref�ition

Horses rescued after falling through ice :: Two horses escape a life-threatening situation after being rescued from an ice-covered lake in Missouri. KTVI reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2013/12/20/dnt-mo-horses-ice-rescue.ktvi.html?eref�ition

Pharrell Williams, the coolest N.E.R.D :: What makes producer, musician and songwriter Pharrell Williams tick? He tells all to Talk Asia.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/world/asia/pharrell-williams-talk-asia/index.html?eref�ition

Two Indian U.N. peacekeepers killed in South Sudan - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/n1SluUphe0s/story01.htm

Ryan O'Neal to keep Warhol portrait :: Actor Ryan O'Neal can keep an Andy Warhol portrait of his longtime love, "Charlie's Angels" star Farrah Fawcett, a jury in Los Angeles ruled Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/19/showbiz/oneal-fawcett-warhol-verdict/index.html?eref�ition

Attack amid airport Christmas rush :: Four people have been killed in a shooting at Manila's international airport in the Philippines.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/20/bpr-philippines-airport-shooting-ayalin.cnn.html?eref�ition

Four dead in Manila airport shooting :: Gunmen kill four people, including the mayor of a southern town, at Manila airport in the Philippines, the airport manager says.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25459574#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What is The Fonz doing now? :: What do The Fonz, The Hoff, and The Queen have in common? A penchant for wearing wigs in a very strange British Christmas tradition. Welcome to the wacky world of panto.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/20/showbiz/the-fonz-hoff-queen-pantomime/index.html?eref�ition

Pizza outlet attacked as India, U.S. fail to cool diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/GCV9X1lF8R0/story01.htm

VIDEO: Slot machines 'cause debt and misery' :: Ed Miliband has blamed fixed odds betting machines for a "gambling epidemic" in parts of the country.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25464081#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

In pictures: Apollo Theatre ceiling collapse :: London's Apollo Theatre where ceiling collapsed
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25458512#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

S&P cuts EU's AAA rating, European officials dismiss move :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/J7Yx1NgUWEM/story01.htm