Sunday, December 29, 2013

29-Dec-2013 23:19

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

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

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

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

Beaten and raped for being gay :: Homosexuality is seen as a Western idea or the devil's work in Uganda, reports Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/27/pkg-damon-uganda-gay-prejudice.cnn.html?eref�ition

Sex workers are victims :: Jane Wells and John-Keith Wasson say it's a myth that prostitution is a victimless crime
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/wells-prostitution-victims/index.html?eref�ition

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

How China's auto affair affects prices :: Every two seconds, somewhere across China a customer takes delivery of a new car -- part of a consumer buying blitz that will see China add 21 million new cars, trucks and buses to its fleet total in 2014.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/business/china-energy-outlook/index.html?eref�ition

China targets cement, batteries, metals in anti-pollution push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r8G54yEy07I/story01.htm

Clashes across Egypt leave 3 dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AwbRyMo19cI/story01.htm

Two cheers for human rights :: Are there times when human rights are not the solution?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25505393#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: 'UKIP to completely change UK politics' :: The UK Independence Party will "completely change British politics" if it wins next year's European elections, according to the party's head of policy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25529765#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is humanoid robot here? :: Will malfunction one day be the only means of telling human and robot apart?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/tech/gallery/robot-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

Steyn's six put South Africa on top in decider :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-NmzEQYmwYo/story01.htm

Questions to ask for New Year :: Eric Liu: We Americans rarely get to make a truly mindful assessment of who we are and why we hope to change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/liu-new-year/index.html?eref�ition

NFL team signs 'fastest man in rugby' :: "The fastest man in rugby" signs for American NFL team, the Detroit Lions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/sport/detroit-lions-rugby-sevens-carlin-isles/index.html?eref�ition

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/N18EW-txKLU/story01.htm

India seeks possible U.S. tax violations in diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_pIaFehNTQ0/story01.htm

Modi says shaken to core by Gujarat's religious riots :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Q4D_8yNgI6g/story01.htm

U.S. judge says NSA phone surveillance is lawful :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UeVUe0j1Mr8/story01.htm

Technical problem delays space station streaming-video venture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZxdnRy7yqm8/story01.htm

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Auction of magnificent gems :: An object of beauty and desire, a jewel also provides a perfect reflection of the personality, lifestyle and tastes of the owner. Jewelry auctions are not a 20th-century phenomenon, but over the past few decades we have seen a wealth of the world's most fabulous jewels, once owned by some of the most notable personalities of the century, pass through the salesrooms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/the-20th-centurys-most-stunning-jewels/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

29-Dec-2013 23:19 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

Warren Buffett's Secrets, Our 10 Favorite Quotes And 1 You Won't Find - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1916341-warren-buffetts-secrets-our-10-favorite-quotes-and-1-you-wont-find

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

16 die in suicide bombing in southern Russia, heightening Sochi security concerns - CTV News :: http://www.ctvnews.ca/world/16-die-in-suicide-bombing-in-southern-russia-heightening-sochi-security-concerns-1.1610673

No medical center lined up for Jahi McMath's body - San Francisco Chronicle :: http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/No-medical-center-lined-up-for-Jahi-McMath-s-body-5100141.php

Facebook dying as teens switch to Snapchat, Whatsapp - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/?articleID%3D2000101076%26story_title%3Dfacebook-dying-as-teens-switch-to-snapchat-whatsapp

Teenage girl found on fire in street dies - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10541249/Teenage-girl-found-on-fire-in-street-dies.html

The 300 'maternity tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10540881/The-300-maternity-tourists.html

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia Ahead of Olympics :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354e4702/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Crussia0Ebombing0Ekills0E140Eahead0Eolympics0Cstory0Did0F21360A10A8/story01.htm

Conservative 'Duck Dynasty' Fans Want 'Biblical Values' Considered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354f7770/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cconservative0Efans0Eunhappy0Eae0Educk0Edynasty0Econtroversy0Cstory0Did0F213610A34/story01.htm

10-year-old schoolgirl weighs 22 stone, new figures show - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10541288/10-year-old-schoolgirl-weighs-22-stone-new-figures-show.html

First legal marijuana retailers to open Jan. 1 in Colorado - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-marijuana-colorado-20131228,0,6459410.story

Mom Creates Online Fundraiser to Support Brain-Dead Daughter :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354c2a17/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmother0Ecreates0Eonline0Efundraiser0Ebrain0Edead0Edaughter0Eairlifted0Cstory0Did0F21357810A/story01.htm

90 Proof New York :: With state laws relaxed, 20 small distilleries have emerged since 2010 in the city, many of them in Brooklyn. Producing liquor, it turns out, is expensive and inefficient but romantic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/nyregion/90-proof-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

FRANCE: Nearly 10,000 French homes without power as rain and wind return :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20131227-nearly-10000-french-homes-without-power-rain-and-wind-return


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29-Dec-2013 22:18

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

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

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

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

Beaten and raped for being gay :: Homosexuality is seen as a Western idea or the devil's work in Uganda, reports Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/27/pkg-damon-uganda-gay-prejudice.cnn.html?eref�ition

Sex workers are victims :: Jane Wells and John-Keith Wasson say it's a myth that prostitution is a victimless crime
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/wells-prostitution-victims/index.html?eref�ition

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

How China's auto affair affects prices :: Every two seconds, somewhere across China a customer takes delivery of a new car -- part of a consumer buying blitz that will see China add 21 million new cars, trucks and buses to its fleet total in 2014.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/business/china-energy-outlook/index.html?eref�ition

China targets cement, batteries, metals in anti-pollution push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r8G54yEy07I/story01.htm

Clashes across Egypt leave 3 dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AwbRyMo19cI/story01.htm

Two cheers for human rights :: Are there times when human rights are not the solution?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25505393#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: 'UKIP to completely change UK politics' :: The UK Independence Party will "completely change British politics" if it wins next year's European elections, according to the party's head of policy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25529765#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is humanoid robot here? :: Will malfunction one day be the only means of telling human and robot apart?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/tech/gallery/robot-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

Steyn's six put South Africa on top in decider :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-NmzEQYmwYo/story01.htm

Questions to ask for New Year :: Eric Liu: We Americans rarely get to make a truly mindful assessment of who we are and why we hope to change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/liu-new-year/index.html?eref�ition

NFL team signs 'fastest man in rugby' :: "The fastest man in rugby" signs for American NFL team, the Detroit Lions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/sport/detroit-lions-rugby-sevens-carlin-isles/index.html?eref�ition

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/N18EW-txKLU/story01.htm

India seeks possible U.S. tax violations in diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_pIaFehNTQ0/story01.htm

Modi says shaken to core by Gujarat's religious riots :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Q4D_8yNgI6g/story01.htm

U.S. judge says NSA phone surveillance is lawful :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UeVUe0j1Mr8/story01.htm

Technical problem delays space station streaming-video venture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZxdnRy7yqm8/story01.htm

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Auction of magnificent gems :: An object of beauty and desire, a jewel also provides a perfect reflection of the personality, lifestyle and tastes of the owner. Jewelry auctions are not a 20th-century phenomenon, but over the past few decades we have seen a wealth of the world's most fabulous jewels, once owned by some of the most notable personalities of the century, pass through the salesrooms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/the-20th-centurys-most-stunning-jewels/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

29-Dec-2013 22:18 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

Warren Buffett's Secrets, Our 10 Favorite Quotes And 1 You Won't Find - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1916341-warren-buffetts-secrets-our-10-favorite-quotes-and-1-you-wont-find

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

Biggest news you missed this weekend - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2013/12/29/weekend-news-roundup/4240107/

Facebook dying as teens switch to Snapchat, Whatsapp - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/?articleID%3D2000101076%26story_title%3Dfacebook-dying-as-teens-switch-to-snapchat-whatsapp

Teenage girl found on fire in street dies - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10541249/Teenage-girl-found-on-fire-in-street-dies.html

The 300 'maternity tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10540881/The-300-maternity-tourists.html

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia Ahead of Olympics :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354e4702/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Crussia0Ebombing0Ekills0E140Eahead0Eolympics0Cstory0Did0F21360A10A8/story01.htm

Conservative 'Duck Dynasty' Fans Want 'Biblical Values' Considered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354f7770/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cconservative0Efans0Eunhappy0Eae0Educk0Edynasty0Econtroversy0Cstory0Did0F213610A34/story01.htm

10-year-old schoolgirl weighs 22 stone, new figures show - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10541288/10-year-old-schoolgirl-weighs-22-stone-new-figures-show.html

First legal marijuana retailers to open Jan. 1 in Colorado - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-marijuana-colorado-20131228,0,6459410.story

Mom Creates Online Fundraiser to Support Brain-Dead Daughter :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354c2a17/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmother0Ecreates0Eonline0Efundraiser0Ebrain0Edead0Edaughter0Eairlifted0Cstory0Did0F21357810A/story01.htm

90 Proof New York :: With state laws relaxed, 20 small distilleries have emerged since 2010 in the city, many of them in Brooklyn. Producing liquor, it turns out, is expensive and inefficient but romantic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/nyregion/90-proof-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

FRANCE: Nearly 10,000 French homes without power as rain and wind return :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20131227-nearly-10000-french-homes-without-power-rain-and-wind-return


10

29-Dec-2013 21:17

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

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

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

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

Beaten and raped for being gay :: Homosexuality is seen as a Western idea or the devil's work in Uganda, reports Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/27/pkg-damon-uganda-gay-prejudice.cnn.html?eref�ition

Sex workers are victims :: Jane Wells and John-Keith Wasson say it's a myth that prostitution is a victimless crime
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/wells-prostitution-victims/index.html?eref�ition

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

How China's auto affair affects prices :: Every two seconds, somewhere across China a customer takes delivery of a new car -- part of a consumer buying blitz that will see China add 21 million new cars, trucks and buses to its fleet total in 2014.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/business/china-energy-outlook/index.html?eref�ition

China targets cement, batteries, metals in anti-pollution push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r8G54yEy07I/story01.htm

Clashes across Egypt leave 3 dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AwbRyMo19cI/story01.htm

Two cheers for human rights :: Are there times when human rights are not the solution?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25505393#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: 'UKIP to completely change UK politics' :: The UK Independence Party will "completely change British politics" if it wins next year's European elections, according to the party's head of policy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25529765#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is humanoid robot here? :: Will malfunction one day be the only means of telling human and robot apart?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/tech/gallery/robot-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

Steyn's six put South Africa on top in decider :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-NmzEQYmwYo/story01.htm

Questions to ask for New Year :: Eric Liu: We Americans rarely get to make a truly mindful assessment of who we are and why we hope to change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/liu-new-year/index.html?eref�ition

NFL team signs 'fastest man in rugby' :: "The fastest man in rugby" signs for American NFL team, the Detroit Lions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/sport/detroit-lions-rugby-sevens-carlin-isles/index.html?eref�ition

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/N18EW-txKLU/story01.htm

India seeks possible U.S. tax violations in diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_pIaFehNTQ0/story01.htm

Modi says shaken to core by Gujarat's religious riots :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Q4D_8yNgI6g/story01.htm

U.S. judge says NSA phone surveillance is lawful :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UeVUe0j1Mr8/story01.htm

Technical problem delays space station streaming-video venture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZxdnRy7yqm8/story01.htm

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Auction of magnificent gems :: An object of beauty and desire, a jewel also provides a perfect reflection of the personality, lifestyle and tastes of the owner. Jewelry auctions are not a 20th-century phenomenon, but over the past few decades we have seen a wealth of the world's most fabulous jewels, once owned by some of the most notable personalities of the century, pass through the salesrooms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/the-20th-centurys-most-stunning-jewels/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

29-Dec-2013 21:17 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

Warren Buffett's Secrets, Our 10 Favorite Quotes And 1 You Won't Find - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1916341-warren-buffetts-secrets-our-10-favorite-quotes-and-1-you-wont-find

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

Biggest news you missed this weekend - USA TODAY :: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2013/12/29/weekend-news-roundup/4240107/

Facebook dying as teens switch to Snapchat, Whatsapp - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/?articleID%3D2000101076%26story_title%3Dfacebook-dying-as-teens-switch-to-snapchat-whatsapp

Teenage girl found on fire in street dies - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10541249/Teenage-girl-found-on-fire-in-street-dies.html

The 300 'maternity tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10540881/The-300-maternity-tourists.html

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia Ahead of Olympics :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354e4702/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Crussia0Ebombing0Ekills0E140Eahead0Eolympics0Cstory0Did0F21360A10A8/story01.htm

Keeley Hawes quit play 'after rows with co-star Sheila Hancock' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/10541627/Keeley-Hawes-quit-play-after-rows-with-co-star-Sheila-Hancock.html

Watch Beyonce and Jay Z dance to Drunk In Love after 'spending $100000 on ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/watch-beyonce-jay-z-dance-2971330

Conservative 'Duck Dynasty' Fans Want 'Biblical Values' Considered :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354f7770/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cconservative0Efans0Eunhappy0Eae0Educk0Edynasty0Econtroversy0Cstory0Did0F213610A34/story01.htm

10-year-old schoolgirl weighs 22 stone, new figures show - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10541288/10-year-old-schoolgirl-weighs-22-stone-new-figures-show.html

First legal marijuana retailers to open Jan. 1 in Colorado - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-marijuana-colorado-20131228,0,6459410.story

Mom Creates Online Fundraiser to Support Brain-Dead Daughter :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354c2a17/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmother0Ecreates0Eonline0Efundraiser0Ebrain0Edead0Edaughter0Eairlifted0Cstory0Did0F21357810A/story01.htm

90 Proof New York :: With state laws relaxed, 20 small distilleries have emerged since 2010 in the city, many of them in Brooklyn. Producing liquor, it turns out, is expensive and inefficient but romantic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/nyregion/90-proof-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

FRANCE: Nearly 10,000 French homes without power as rain and wind return :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20131227-nearly-10000-french-homes-without-power-rain-and-wind-return


10

29-Dec-2013 20:17

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

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

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

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

Beaten and raped for being gay :: Homosexuality is seen as a Western idea or the devil's work in Uganda, reports Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/27/pkg-damon-uganda-gay-prejudice.cnn.html?eref�ition

Sex workers are victims :: Jane Wells and John-Keith Wasson say it's a myth that prostitution is a victimless crime
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/wells-prostitution-victims/index.html?eref�ition

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

How China's auto affair affects prices :: Every two seconds, somewhere across China a customer takes delivery of a new car -- part of a consumer buying blitz that will see China add 21 million new cars, trucks and buses to its fleet total in 2014.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/business/china-energy-outlook/index.html?eref�ition

China targets cement, batteries, metals in anti-pollution push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r8G54yEy07I/story01.htm

Clashes across Egypt leave 3 dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AwbRyMo19cI/story01.htm

Two cheers for human rights :: Are there times when human rights are not the solution?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25505393#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: 'UKIP to completely change UK politics' :: The UK Independence Party will "completely change British politics" if it wins next year's European elections, according to the party's head of policy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25529765#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is humanoid robot here? :: Will malfunction one day be the only means of telling human and robot apart?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/tech/gallery/robot-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

Steyn's six put South Africa on top in decider :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-NmzEQYmwYo/story01.htm

Questions to ask for New Year :: Eric Liu: We Americans rarely get to make a truly mindful assessment of who we are and why we hope to change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/liu-new-year/index.html?eref�ition

NFL team signs 'fastest man in rugby' :: "The fastest man in rugby" signs for American NFL team, the Detroit Lions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/sport/detroit-lions-rugby-sevens-carlin-isles/index.html?eref�ition

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/N18EW-txKLU/story01.htm

India seeks possible U.S. tax violations in diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_pIaFehNTQ0/story01.htm

Modi says shaken to core by Gujarat's religious riots :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Q4D_8yNgI6g/story01.htm

U.S. judge says NSA phone surveillance is lawful :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UeVUe0j1Mr8/story01.htm

Technical problem delays space station streaming-video venture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZxdnRy7yqm8/story01.htm

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

Auction of magnificent gems :: An object of beauty and desire, a jewel also provides a perfect reflection of the personality, lifestyle and tastes of the owner. Jewelry auctions are not a 20th-century phenomenon, but over the past few decades we have seen a wealth of the world's most fabulous jewels, once owned by some of the most notable personalities of the century, pass through the salesrooms.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/12/world/the-20th-centurys-most-stunning-jewels/index.html?eref�ition

Learning more about Mars :: NASA Administrator Charles Bolden speaks to News Stream ahead of Maven launch
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2013/11/18/nasa-mars-maven-launch.cnn.html?eref�ition

29-Dec-2013 20:17 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

Warren Buffett's Secrets, Our 10 Favorite Quotes And 1 You Won't Find - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1916341-warren-buffetts-secrets-our-10-favorite-quotes-and-1-you-wont-find

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

Teenage girl found on fire in street dies - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/crime/10541249/Teenage-girl-found-on-fire-in-street-dies.html

Suspected Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia - Wall Street Journal :: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304591604579287834068861114.html

The 300 'maternity tourists' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/immigration/10540881/The-300-maternity-tourists.html

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia Ahead of Olympics :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354e4702/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Crussia0Ebombing0Ekills0E140Eahead0Eolympics0Cstory0Did0F21360A10A8/story01.htm

Electricity firm reviews Christmas staffing levels after power cuts - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/weather/10541433/Electricity-firm-reviews-Christmas-staffing-levels-after-power-cuts.html

10-year-old schoolgirl weighs 22 stone, new figures show - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/healthnews/10541288/10-year-old-schoolgirl-weighs-22-stone-new-figures-show.html

First legal marijuana retailers to open Jan. 1 in Colorado - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-marijuana-colorado-20131228,0,6459410.story

Mom Creates Online Fundraiser to Support Brain-Dead Daughter :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354c2a17/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmother0Ecreates0Eonline0Efundraiser0Ebrain0Edead0Edaughter0Eairlifted0Cstory0Did0F21357810A/story01.htm

90 Proof New York :: With state laws relaxed, 20 small distilleries have emerged since 2010 in the city, many of them in Brooklyn. Producing liquor, it turns out, is expensive and inefficient but romantic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/nyregion/90-proof-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

FRANCE: Nearly 10,000 French homes without power as rain and wind return :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20131227-nearly-10000-french-homes-without-power-rain-and-wind-return


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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

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

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

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

India police charge 6 in gang rape of young woman - Seattle Post Intelligencer :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGSAtR_32wUW0P1Hdkc9E-6oBiiHA&url=http://www.seattlepi.com/news/crime/article/India-police-charge-6-in-gang-rape-of-young-woman-5095779.php

Israel plans 1,400 more West Bank settlement homes, official says :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/gZOAoY9XIyg/story01.htm

Beaten and raped for being gay :: Homosexuality is seen as a Western idea or the devil's work in Uganda, reports Arwa Damon.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2013/12/27/pkg-damon-uganda-gay-prejudice.cnn.html?eref�ition

Sex workers are victims :: Jane Wells and John-Keith Wasson say it's a myth that prostitution is a victimless crime
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/wells-prostitution-victims/index.html?eref�ition

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

How China's auto affair affects prices :: Every two seconds, somewhere across China a customer takes delivery of a new car -- part of a consumer buying blitz that will see China add 21 million new cars, trucks and buses to its fleet total in 2014.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/business/china-energy-outlook/index.html?eref�ition

China targets cement, batteries, metals in anti-pollution push :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/r8G54yEy07I/story01.htm

Clashes across Egypt leave 3 dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AwbRyMo19cI/story01.htm

Two cheers for human rights :: Are there times when human rights are not the solution?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25505393#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: 'UKIP to completely change UK politics' :: The UK Independence Party will "completely change British politics" if it wins next year's European elections, according to the party's head of policy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25529765#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is humanoid robot here? :: Will malfunction one day be the only means of telling human and robot apart?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/tech/gallery/robot-evolution/index.html?eref�ition

Steyn's six put South Africa on top in decider :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-NmzEQYmwYo/story01.htm

Questions to ask for New Year :: Eric Liu: We Americans rarely get to make a truly mindful assessment of who we are and why we hope to change.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/opinion/liu-new-year/index.html?eref�ition

NFL team signs 'fastest man in rugby' :: "The fastest man in rugby" signs for American NFL team, the Detroit Lions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/27/sport/detroit-lions-rugby-sevens-carlin-isles/index.html?eref�ition

Target says PINs stolen, but confident data secure :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/N18EW-txKLU/story01.htm

India seeks possible U.S. tax violations in diplomat row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/_pIaFehNTQ0/story01.htm

Modi says shaken to core by Gujarat's religious riots :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Q4D_8yNgI6g/story01.htm

U.S. judge says NSA phone surveillance is lawful :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UeVUe0j1Mr8/story01.htm

Technical problem delays space station streaming-video venture :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ZxdnRy7yqm8/story01.htm

Sandboarding in the Sahara :: CNN's Ian Lee puts his sandboarding skills to the test in Egypt's Siwa Oasis.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2013/11/28/spc-inside-africa-sandboarding-sahara.cnn.html?eref�ition

Fashion and art - new BFFs? :: With over 250 of the world's leading galleries on show and in excess of 50,000 attendees, Art Basel Miami Beach can make a legitimate claim to being America's leading art fair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/08/world/art-basel-miami-beach-fashion-art/index.html?eref�ition

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Ryan Budget Plan Draws GOP Flak :: House Republican leaders are drawing opposition from party members to the idea of revamping Medicare for more Americans than previously suggested.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342741269490544.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

TSA to Allow Small Knives on Planes :: The Transportation Security Administration said it would soon allow fliers to carry certain smaller knives onto airplanes, one of the biggest moves to scale back airport-security measures since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342580651057500.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Venezuela Leader Chávez Dies at 58 :: Hugo Chávez, a former tank commander turned populist politician who used Venezuela's oil riches to pursue his vision of socialism and challenge the U.S., died Tuesday from complications related to cancer.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052970203458604577265460960140008.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Cardinals Raise Questions Over Report :: When cardinals enter the Sistine Chapel to elect a new pope, the chapel will become a fortress of the Holy See's most carefully guarded secrets. But there is one secret many of the cardinals themselves are trying to divine.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342552773070858.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Five Stocks Handled the Heavy Lifting :: Five blue-chip stocks have accounted for about one-third of the rally in the Dow since the financial crisis.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342771985751896.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Beijing, U.S. Unveil New Korean Sanctions :: The U.S. and China introduced a new round of sanctions against North Korea at the United Nations that the U.S. said would significantly impede the development of Pyongyang's nuclear and missile programs, in response to its test last month of an atomic bomb.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324539404578342311961968652.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Venezuela Consults Cuban Playbook :: Hours before announcing Chávez's death, the government resorted to a ploy to try to unite his supporters: Talk of an alleged conspiracy by the U.S. to destabilize the country.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342440377083144.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Power of Negative Thinking :: Both ancient philosophy and modern psychology suggest that darker thoughts can make us happier, writes Oliver Burkeman.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324705104578147333270637790.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Best of the Web Today: Not a Dictator :: President Obama's declaration of ineffectuality.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324678604578342453770687898.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Technology Shapes Kenyan Elections :: The Internet and social media in Kenya, which played a central role in this year's elections by allowing Kenyans to question candidates, took on a new function Tuesday—spreading messages of peace to avert new bloodshed.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324178904578342160621330212.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

Warren Buffett's Secrets, Our 10 Favorite Quotes And 1 You Won't Find - Seeking Alpha :: http://seekingalpha.com/article/1916341-warren-buffetts-secrets-our-10-favorite-quotes-and-1-you-wont-find

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

Chelsea v Liverpool: live - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/competitions/premier-league/10539596/Chelsea-v-Liverpool-live.html

Electricity firm reviews Christmas staffing levels after power cuts - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/weather/10541433/Electricity-firm-reviews-Christmas-staffing-levels-after-power-cuts.html

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 15 in Russia Ahead of Olympics :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354e4702/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Crussia0Ebombing0Ekills0E140Eahead0Eolympics0Cstory0Did0F21360A10A8/story01.htm

First legal marijuana retailers to open Jan. 1 in Colorado - Chicago Tribune :: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-rt-us-usa-marijuana-colorado-20131228,0,6459410.story

Mom Creates Online Fundraiser to Support Brain-Dead Daughter :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/354c2a17/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Cmother0Ecreates0Eonline0Efundraiser0Ebrain0Edead0Edaughter0Eairlifted0Cstory0Did0F21357810A/story01.htm

90 Proof New York :: With state laws relaxed, 20 small distilleries have emerged since 2010 in the city, many of them in Brooklyn. Producing liquor, it turns out, is expensive and inefficient but romantic.
http://www.nytimes.com/2013/12/29/nyregion/90-proof-new-york.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

FRANCE: Nearly 10,000 French homes without power as rain and wind return :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/visiting-france/20131227-nearly-10000-french-homes-without-power-rain-and-wind-return


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