Saturday, December 28, 2013

28-Dec-2013 23:56

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

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

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

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

Pussy Riot says freed to improve Russia's image before Olympics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/euMnhPJtxQ8/story01.htm

Days of the 'bank job' are numbered :: Robberies on British bank branches have dropped by 90% in the past decade, figures suggest, citing better technology for the decline.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25526671#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2013 23:56 10

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

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

Bass' block saves Celtics in 103-100 win over Cavs - Yahoo Sports (blog) :: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/bass-39-block-saves-celtics-210002090--nba.html

Heiress Slain at Her Luxury Resort :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35492866/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Chonduras0Epolice0Eheiressspa0Eowner0Eslain0E213530A61/story01.htm

10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For Next Year :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3548acea/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Etax0Etraps0Ewatch0E20A140Cstory0Did0F213420A71/story01.htm

10 Real Jobs You Can Do Just From Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35491b4f/sc/22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Ebest0Ereal0Ejobs0Ehome0Cstory0Did0F21339742/story01.htm

Nine arrested for drink-driving - Channel News Asia :: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/singapore/nine-arrested-for-drink/936110.html

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

U.S. 10-year yield at two-year high, stocks rally :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KaV9-FaGVTs/story01.htm


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28-Dec-2013 22:55

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

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

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

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

Pussy Riot says freed to improve Russia's image before Olympics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/euMnhPJtxQ8/story01.htm

Days of the 'bank job' are numbered :: Robberies on British bank branches have dropped by 90% in the past decade, figures suggest, citing better technology for the decline.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25526671#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2013 22:55 10

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

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

End of unemployment cheques has many out-of-work Americans scrambling - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/business/end-of-unemployment-cheques-has-many-out-of-work-americans-scrambling-1.1610214

Blast from the past: 1970s games revived on internet - The Sun Daily :: http://www.thesundaily.my/news/915810

Peyton Manning tops voting for NFL Pro Bowl rosters - AFP :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gvGavz1_naVeGCHXInmC78BAbfJg?docId%3D75c9ab3c-3d28-40c2-b9ae-788b4efde10e

Heiress Slain at Her Luxury Resort :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35492866/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Chonduras0Epolice0Eheiressspa0Eowner0Eslain0E213530A61/story01.htm

10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For Next Year :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3548acea/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Etax0Etraps0Ewatch0E20A140Cstory0Did0F213420A71/story01.htm

10 Real Jobs You Can Do Just From Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35491b4f/sc/22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Ebest0Ereal0Ejobs0Ehome0Cstory0Did0F21339742/story01.htm

Labour: White boys' underachievement linked to mass migration - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10539925/Labour-White-boys-underachievement-linked-to-mass-migration.html

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

U.S. 10-year yield at two-year high, stocks rally :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KaV9-FaGVTs/story01.htm


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28-Dec-2013 21:54

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

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

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

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

Pussy Riot says freed to improve Russia's image before Olympics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/euMnhPJtxQ8/story01.htm

Days of the 'bank job' are numbered :: Robberies on British bank branches have dropped by 90% in the past decade, figures suggest, citing better technology for the decline.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25526671#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

28-Dec-2013 21:54 10

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

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

Fourneyron attaque Anelka - Sport365.fr :: http://www.football365.fr/etranger/angleterre/infos-clubs/west-bromwich/fourneyron-attaque-anelka-1089278.shtml

Peyton Manning tops voting for NFL Pro Bowl rosters - AFP :: http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5gvGavz1_naVeGCHXInmC78BAbfJg?docId%3D75c9ab3c-3d28-40c2-b9ae-788b4efde10e

Heiress Slain at Her Luxury Resort :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35492866/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Chonduras0Epolice0Eheiressspa0Eowner0Eslain0E213530A61/story01.htm

10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For Next Year :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3548acea/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Etax0Etraps0Ewatch0E20A140Cstory0Did0F213420A71/story01.htm

10 Real Jobs You Can Do Just From Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35491b4f/sc/22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Ebest0Ereal0Ejobs0Ehome0Cstory0Did0F21339742/story01.htm

Labour: White boys' underachievement linked to mass migration - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10539925/Labour-White-boys-underachievement-linked-to-mass-migration.html

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

U.S. 10-year yield at two-year high, stocks rally :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KaV9-FaGVTs/story01.htm


10

28-Dec-2013 20:53

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

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

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

VIDEO: UNESCO boss on new role :: Mounir Bouchenaki, the new Director of ARC-WH (Arab Regional Centre - World Heritage) will face fresh challenges in the role.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25214555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Beirut blast kills Sunni ex-minister Mohamad Chatah - BBC News :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNFg16BgNffYarpXNX8SfM0gd9sbJw&url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25524729

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

28-Dec-2013 20:53 10

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

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

Blast from the past: retro video games witness online revival - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/sci-tech/blast-from-the-past-retro-video-games-witness-online-revival-1.1610121

Heiress Slain at Her Luxury Resort :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35492866/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Chonduras0Epolice0Eheiressspa0Eowner0Eslain0E213530A61/story01.htm

10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For Next Year :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3548acea/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Etax0Etraps0Ewatch0E20A140Cstory0Did0F213420A71/story01.htm

10 Real Jobs You Can Do Just From Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35491b4f/sc/22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Ebest0Ereal0Ejobs0Ehome0Cstory0Did0F21339742/story01.htm

Labour: White boys' underachievement linked to mass migration - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10539925/Labour-White-boys-underachievement-linked-to-mass-migration.html

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

U.S. 10-year yield at two-year high, stocks rally :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KaV9-FaGVTs/story01.htm


10

28-Dec-2013 19:51

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

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

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

VIDEO: UNESCO boss on new role :: Mounir Bouchenaki, the new Director of ARC-WH (Arab Regional Centre - World Heritage) will face fresh challenges in the role.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25214555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

Pussy Riot says freed to improve Russia's image before Olympics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/euMnhPJtxQ8/story01.htm

28-Dec-2013 19:51 10

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

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

Blast from the past: retro video games witness online revival - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/sci-tech/blast-from-the-past-retro-video-games-witness-online-revival-1.1610121

Norwich City vs. Manchester United: Final score 0-1, United struggle but escape ... - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/?articleID%3D2000100977%26story_title%3Depl-man-united-beats-norwich-1-0-in-premier-league

Heiress Slain at Her Luxury Resort :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35492866/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Chonduras0Epolice0Eheiressspa0Eowner0Eslain0E213530A61/story01.htm

10 New Tax Traps to Watch Out For Next Year :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3548acea/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Etax0Etraps0Ewatch0E20A140Cstory0Did0F213420A71/story01.htm

10 Real Jobs You Can Do Just From Home :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35491b4f/sc/22/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E10A0Ebest0Ereal0Ejobs0Ehome0Cstory0Did0F21339742/story01.htm

Labour: White boys' underachievement linked to mass migration - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10539925/Labour-White-boys-underachievement-linked-to-mass-migration.html

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

U.S. 10-year yield at two-year high, stocks rally :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KaV9-FaGVTs/story01.htm


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28-Dec-2013 18:51

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

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

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

VIDEO: UNESCO boss on new role :: Mounir Bouchenaki, the new Director of ARC-WH (Arab Regional Centre - World Heritage) will face fresh challenges in the role.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25214555#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The forgotten photojournalist killed in action :: In 1937 Gerda Taro became the first female war photographer to die on the front line, killed at the age of 26.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25108104#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Egypt arrests dozens under anti-terror law, one killed in Cairo :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s7m7langHao/story01.htm

'Belieb' it or not he says he's done :: Justin Bieber announces his retirement on Twitter, but "The Wall Street Journal's" Christopher John Farley doesn't buy it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/26/lead-intv-farley-justin-bieber-retirement-tweet.cnn.html?eref�ition

The rise of the 'extreme commuter' :: Most people hate commuting, a modern-day necessary evil. So why would anyone choose to build a lengthy commute into their lifestyle, asks Karen Gregor.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25498136#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Opinion: 9 things I wish I hadn't learned :: Why the pope's compassion is bad and the inability for America to pass a gun control law, here are 9 things Dean Obeidallah wishes he didn't learn in 2013.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/opinion/obeidallah-year-to-forget/index.html?eref�ition

Why Nanjing's beauty still resonates :: A lifelong Nanjing resident shares tips on the best places to capture the old capital's magic.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/travel/gallery/beautiful-nanjing/index.html?eref�ition

Food prices: a bricks and mortar problem for economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UfU3WlSNUrs/story01.htm

Japan close to escaping deflation :: Japanese consumer prices rise at the fastest pace in five years, showing government policies to end its deflation problem may be taking effect.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25524429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Beyonce retains top spot on U.S. Billboard album chart :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/dhSnF30c8vI/story01.htm

Struggles faced by India's disabled :: Poor infrastructure and prejudice are among the hurdles for the millions of India's disabled.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/world/asia/india-disability-challenges/index.html?eref�ition

England bowlers choke Australia after drawing blood :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1pKyCbf4bNk/story01.htm

China's lonely parents tell of loss of only children as family holiday nears :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/JPrh-Ggwoy8/story01.htm

Top science stories of the year :: It's been a thrilling year of discovery in many areas of science, but also a sobering time -- federal funding cuts threaten the future of innovation, and rising carbon dioxide levels foreshadow environmental and health challenges linked to climate change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/tech/innovation/science-top-stories/index.html?eref�ition

How to battle the shrinking airline seat :: You're not imagining it: Airline seats are generally getting smaller.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/11/07/travel/feeling-cramped-battle-airline-seat/index.html?eref�ition

Dream getaways for a new year :: From breakfast with giraffes to nights in glass igloos, here are some great vacation ideas.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/25/travel/cnn-travel-2014-wish-list/index.html?eref�ition

Ukrainian journalist: I was targeted :: Activist-journalist Tetiana Chornovol says her attackers were going to kill her.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/world/europe/ukraine-journalist-beaten/index.html?eref�ition

Trust apologises over DNA failings :: An NHS Trust apologises for "inexcusable failings" after complaints a sexual assault referral centre in London did not send samples for DNA testing.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25524166#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Managing nation's energy supplies :: The chief executive of National Grid says with the world consuming more energy, most of the pressure on prices is up.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25525439#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Ocean currents may solve eel mystery :: Scientists say that a new model of wind-driven ocean currents may explain large fluctuations in the numbers of European eels.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25505612#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai crisis deepens as army chief hints at intervention :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vIMemjgWQco/story01.htm

Cyrus video leaves little to imagination :: Singer Miley Cyrus rolls around on bed sheets, touching herself in her new music video for "Adore You."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2013/12/27/mxp-sot-miley-cyrus-adore-you-video.hln.html?eref�ition

Fitness more important than titles in 2014, Nadal says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5ux6yMkzJHM/story01.htm

People we lost :: Nelson Mandela, Peter O'Toole and 'Great Train Robber' Ronnie Biggs were among those who passed away.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/01/19/world/gallery/people-we-lost/index.html?eref�ition

$100M airport detection system fails :: A man hopped a fence and walked onto a runway at the Newark airport on Christmas Day in the second apparent failure of a multimillion-dollar detection system designed to protect New York-area airports, authorities said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/26/us/new-jersey-airport-security-breach/index.html?eref�ition

Pussy Riot says freed to improve Russia's image before Olympics :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/euMnhPJtxQ8/story01.htm