Ride service Uber, brash darling of Silicon Valley, stalks new markets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/3OSbPN92P0E/story01.htm
AgustaWestland warns of job cuts as India scraps deal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qgq_cwBlRjw/story01.htm
Snapchat says millions of user accounts compromised :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WNHJcKFKT3o/story01.htm
Many Britons 'fear mortgage arrears' :: A survey for homelessness charity Shelter suggests a third of Britons expect to struggle to keep up with their housing payments during this year.
U.S. spy agency developing computer to crack privacy codes - report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/QDtPoJNUMVM/story01.htm
What it's like to fly a Goodyear blimp :: It's New Year's Eve, and we're suspended 2,000 feet above Atlanta by an iconic bag of gas. It's kind of hard to believe I'm actually flying the Goodyear blimp. For a guy with zero piloting experience, I have to ask: Is this legal?
What it's like buying pot at a store :: Art Way has worked to legalize marijuana, and was happy to get in line to buy some in Denver on the first day of retail sales.
Is the 'quenelle' a Nazi salute? :: The "quenelle" gesture has sparked debate in both the UK and France about links to anti-Semitism.
Airlines seek clearer rules on rowdy fliers :: Bad passenger behavior is on the rise, prompting crew to ask for better guidelines on responding.
Can wind towers fix air-con addiction? :: With its vast shopping malls, indoor skiing centers and artificial indoor beaches Dubai can lay claim to the dubious distinction of being one of the most air-conditioned cities in the world.
Australia saw hottest year in 2013 :: Australia experienced its hottest year on record in 2013, with temperatures 1.2C above the long term average, the Bureau of Meteorology says.
Haddin rides to Australia's rescue again :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/p5pgpRVlnAY/story01.htm
First passenger-ready Airbus XWB :: The highly anticipated arrival of the Airbus A350 XWB took a small step closer, yesterday.
China tells police to be loyal to party amid graft crackdown :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/C4MIH4z6Jyo/story01.htm
China to centralise military command to improve operations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/omr5BaotjwY/story01.htm
Brighton bomb slowed peace talks :: The attempt to murder Margaret Thatcher in Brighton nearly led to the collapse of secret Northern Ireland peace talks, according to newly released documents.
Shia's plagiarism apology under fire :: Shia LaBeouf's plagiarism apology tour took to the sky Wednesday as the "Transformer" actor hired an airplane to sky-write "I'm sorry Daniel Clowes."
VIDEO: 12 Years A Slave star on his moment :: Chiwetel Ejiofor admits it took him "a day or so" to decide whether to take on the leading role in 12 Years A Slave.
Chinese icebreaker stuck after helping in Antarctic rescue :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9mHFTfc4kFA/story01.htm
Google Glass 'doomed,' for 2014 :: An early adopter of the headset issues a bleak prognosis -- at least for 2014.
In pictures: The Car Poolers :: Candid images of commuters from above
Smith, Haddin haunt England with another rescue act :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-7k9hQ2TOcE/story01.htm
Monster storm slams Northeast :: Nearly 100 million people in the Northeast U.S. are facing a monster storm. CNN's Fredrick Pleitgen reports.
Ex-Israeli PM Ariel Sharon 'critical' :: Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon's organs are failing and he remains in critical condition, an official says.
Pics of blizzard ::
Israel's ex-PM Sharon suffering multi-organ failure - hospital :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/5CZ_4kF9sgw/story01.htm
Italian navy rescues over 1000 migrants from boats in 24 hours :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P6T-_XD48ss/story01.htm
What happened to other leakers? :: Two major papers want mercy for Edward Snowden. What fates have other secret spillers met?
Stunning ice festival opens in China :: The Harbin Ice and Snow Festival in northern China gets bigger and bolder each year.
AUDIO: Running a business with cancer :: Tim Sparke, chief executive of Mercury Media International, speaks to the Today programme about running his business while facing terminal cancer.