Thursday, January 9, 2014

09-Jan-2014 23:39

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to terminally ill children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The door to another age :: A plague of dragonflies and violent movies - St Petersburg 1914
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25631272#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/a4ysY6dJo50/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YC5YfW2dHjw/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/SEBWqSPhnfQ/story01.htm

Duggan 'fury' and Bafta battle make headlines :: Papers reflect on the outcome of Mark Duggan's inquest, eye up Britain's Bafta hopefuls and praise the first openly gay ex-Premier League footballer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-25662956#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Brain-dead California teen gets surgery at new facility after court fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/jLK5jOxDWN8/story01.htm

09-Jan-2014 23:39 Christie

Analysis: Bridge Scandal May Hurt Christie's Brand - ABC News :: http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory/analysis-bridge-scandal-hurt-christies-brand-21481129

Christie Fires Top Aide in Bridge Scandal, Says 'I'm Not a Bully' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35b4c766/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CPolitics0Cchris0Echristie0Efires0Etop0Eaide0Eapologizes0Ebridge0Escandal0Cstory0Did0F21474242/story01.htm

Christie fires aide in NJ bridge scandal; prosecutor launches probe :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/eoj-LzBO508/story01.htm

Christie Fires Aide in Bridge Scandal as U.S. Opens Inquiry :: Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, a likely candidate for the Republican Party's presidential nomination in 2016, was forced on Thursday to address an act of political revenge by his staff that has threatened his political career.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/10/nyregion/christie-controversy-bridge-lane-closings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

So, Christie Says He Couldn't Pick Fort Lee Mayor Out of a Lineup … :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35b59946/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A140C0A10Cchristie0Esays0Ehe0Ecouldnt0Epick0Efort0Elee0Emayor0Eout0Eof0Ea0Elineup0C/story01.htm

Christie Faces Scandal on Traffic Jam Aides Ordered :: A series of emails shows that aides to Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey told officials to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge, in what appeared to be political retribution.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/nyregion/christie-aide-tied-to-bridge-lane-closings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Christie's Carefully Devised, No-Nonsense Image in Peril :: Embarrassing revelations suggest that the same elbows-out approach that the Christie administration brought to policy battles at the State House may have been deployed for a much less noble end.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/nyregion/christies-carefully-devised-no-nonsense-image-in-peril.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Editorial: The Bully Was a Dupe :: Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey is 'outraged' to learn of a traffic-jam vendetta. How about 'accountable'?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/the-bully-was-a-dupe.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm


Christie

09-Jan-2014 22:38

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to terminally ill children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The door to another age :: A plague of dragonflies and violent movies - St Petersburg 1914
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25631272#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/a4ysY6dJo50/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YC5YfW2dHjw/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/SEBWqSPhnfQ/story01.htm

Duggan 'fury' and Bafta battle make headlines :: Papers reflect on the outcome of Mark Duggan's inquest, eye up Britain's Bafta hopefuls and praise the first openly gay ex-Premier League footballer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-25662956#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

09-Jan-2014 22:38 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lessons of Physical Therapy :: My long rehab guides my way in the struggle against gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/gabrielle-giffordss-call-for-persistence-on-gun-reform.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beautifying Abbey Road :: As Americans decry a Dickensian class divide, they fawn over a British soap opera of manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/dowd-beautifying-abbey-road.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Not Just About Us :: As the headlines from the Arab world get worse and worse, there is talk of the "power vacuum" in the region. Getting overlooked is the "values vacuum."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/friedman-not-just-about-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What's the Matter With Kansas' Schools? :: The state's relentless cuts in education could hurt the whole country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/whats-the-matter-with-kansas-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Progress in the War on Poverty :: Opposition to government benefits is based on a false premise that aid fails.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/kristof-progress-in-the-war-on-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bridge Over Troubled Politics :: Never before has the nation been roiled by a conspiracy to create a traffic jam. Could you ever trust a politician who was implicated in a deliberate effort to ruin rush hour?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/collins-bridge-over-troubled-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Help College Students Graduate :: Better support systems lead to lower dropout rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/how-to-help-college-students-graduate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

09-Jan-2014 21:37

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to terminally ill children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The door to another age :: A plague of dragonflies and violent movies - St Petersburg 1914
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25631272#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/a4ysY6dJo50/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YC5YfW2dHjw/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/SEBWqSPhnfQ/story01.htm

Duggan 'fury' and Bafta battle make headlines :: Papers reflect on the outcome of Mark Duggan's inquest, eye up Britain's Bafta hopefuls and praise the first openly gay ex-Premier League footballer.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-the-papers-25662956#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

09-Jan-2014 21:37 Christie

3 questions on Chris Christie's Bridge-gate - Washington Post (blog) :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/wp/2014/01/08/3-questions-on-chris-christies-bridge-gate/?tid%3Dpm_politics_pop

Christie fires aide in NJ bridge scandal; prosecutor launches probe :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/eoj-LzBO508/story01.htm

Christie Fires Aide in Bridge Scandal as U.S. Opens Inquiry :: Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey, a likely candidate for the Republican Party's presidential nomination in 2016, was forced on Thursday to address an act of political revenge by his staff that has threatened his political career.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/10/nyregion/christie-controversy-bridge-lane-closings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Christie Fires Top Aide in Bridge Scandal, Says 'I'm Not a Bully' :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35b4c766/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CPolitics0Cchris0Echristie0Efires0Etop0Eaide0Eapologizes0Ebridge0Escandal0Cstory0Did0F21474242/story01.htm

So, Christie Says He Couldn't Pick Fort Lee Mayor Out of a Lineup … :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/35b59946/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cpolitics0C20A140C0A10Cchristie0Esays0Ehe0Ecouldnt0Epick0Efort0Elee0Emayor0Eout0Eof0Ea0Elineup0C/story01.htm

Christie Faces Scandal on Traffic Jam Aides Ordered :: A series of emails shows that aides to Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey told officials to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge, in what appeared to be political retribution.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/nyregion/christie-aide-tied-to-bridge-lane-closings.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Christie's Carefully Devised, No-Nonsense Image in Peril :: Embarrassing revelations suggest that the same elbows-out approach that the Christie administration brought to policy battles at the State House may have been deployed for a much less noble end.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/nyregion/christies-carefully-devised-no-nonsense-image-in-peril.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Editorial: The Bully Was a Dupe :: Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey is 'outraged' to learn of a traffic-jam vendetta. How about 'accountable'?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/the-bully-was-a-dupe.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm


Christie

09-Jan-2014 20:36

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Why are British youths drinking less? :: BBC Asian Network presenter Yasser Ranjha asked a group of 14 to 18 year olds from different backgrounds why they avoid alcohol.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25657004#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to terminally ill children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The door to another age :: A plague of dragonflies and violent movies - St Petersburg 1914
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25631272#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/a4ysY6dJo50/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YC5YfW2dHjw/story01.htm

Food, beverage companies slash calories in obesity fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/SEBWqSPhnfQ/story01.htm

09-Jan-2014 20:36 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lessons of Physical Therapy :: My long rehab guides my way in the struggle against gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/gabrielle-giffordss-call-for-persistence-on-gun-reform.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beautifying Abbey Road :: As Americans decry a Dickensian class divide, they fawn over a British soap opera of manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/dowd-beautifying-abbey-road.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Not Just About Us :: As the headlines from the Arab world get worse and worse, there is talk of the "power vacuum" in the region. Getting overlooked is the "values vacuum."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/friedman-not-just-about-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What's the Matter With Kansas' Schools? :: The state's relentless cuts in education could hurt the whole country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/whats-the-matter-with-kansas-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Progress in the War on Poverty :: Opposition to government benefits is based on a false premise that aid fails.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/kristof-progress-in-the-war-on-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bridge Over Troubled Politics :: Never before has the nation been roiled by a conspiracy to create a traffic jam. Could you ever trust a politician who was implicated in a deliberate effort to ruin rush hour?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/collins-bridge-over-troubled-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Help College Students Graduate :: Better support systems lead to lower dropout rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/how-to-help-college-students-graduate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

09-Jan-2014 19:36

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Toy gun sales soar in Pakistan :: Shops across Pakistan have seen a rapid increase in the sale of toy guns of various shapes and sizes in recent months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25658454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Why are British youths drinking less? :: BBC Asian Network presenter Yasser Ranjha asked a group of 14 to 18 year olds from different backgrounds why they avoid alcohol.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25657004#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: Belgium legalised the right to euthanasia for adults in 2002. Now the Senate has voted to extend the law to terminally ill children.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The door to another age :: A plague of dragonflies and violent movies - St Petersburg 1914
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25631272#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

EU bee shortage threatens crops :: Europe's honeybees are struggling to keep crops pollinated because of a growing demand for biofuel.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25656283#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

Fifa No.2 favors winter World Cup :: After health fears of holding a summer World Cup in Qatar's intense heat, FIFA's Jerome Valcke says the 2022 contest will move to winter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/sport/football/valcke-qatar-world-cup-2022-football/index.html?eref�ition

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

09-Jan-2014 19:36 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lessons of Physical Therapy :: My long rehab guides my way in the struggle against gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/gabrielle-giffordss-call-for-persistence-on-gun-reform.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beautifying Abbey Road :: As Americans decry a Dickensian class divide, they fawn over a British soap opera of manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/dowd-beautifying-abbey-road.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Not Just About Us :: As the headlines from the Arab world get worse and worse, there is talk of the "power vacuum" in the region. Getting overlooked is the "values vacuum."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/friedman-not-just-about-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What's the Matter With Kansas' Schools? :: The state's relentless cuts in education could hurt the whole country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/whats-the-matter-with-kansas-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Progress in the War on Poverty :: Opposition to government benefits is based on a false premise that aid fails.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/kristof-progress-in-the-war-on-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bridge Over Troubled Politics :: Never before has the nation been roiled by a conspiracy to create a traffic jam. Could you ever trust a politician who was implicated in a deliberate effort to ruin rush hour?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/collins-bridge-over-troubled-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Help College Students Graduate :: Better support systems lead to lower dropout rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/how-to-help-college-students-graduate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

09-Jan-2014 18:34

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Toy gun sales soar in Pakistan :: Shops across Pakistan have seen a rapid increase in the sale of toy guns of various shapes and sizes in recent months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25658454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

Still-troubled Greece assumes presidency of European Union - Los Angeles Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGsfoNsKH4e4o_C3prxCGjENMxyUg&url=http://www.latimes.com/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-greece-european-union-presidency-20140108,0,341447.story

What is a micro-sleep? :: Almost half of male drivers admit to experiencing micro-sleeps at the wheel. What are they?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Why are British youths drinking less? :: BBC Asian Network presenter Yasser Ranjha asked a group of 14 to 18 year olds from different backgrounds why they avoid alcohol.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25657004#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: The country that may allow euthanasia for children of any age
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

EU bee shortage threatens crops :: Europe's honeybees are struggling to keep crops pollinated because of a growing demand for biofuel.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25656283#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

Fifa No.2 favors winter World Cup :: After health fears of holding a summer World Cup in Qatar's intense heat, FIFA's Jerome Valcke says the 2022 contest will move to winter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/sport/football/valcke-qatar-world-cup-2022-football/index.html?eref�ition

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

JPMorgan: Too big to charge? :: CNN finds regulators warned against handing down criminal charges to the discredited JPMorgan bank.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/07/politics/jpmorgan-chase-regulators-prosecutors/index.html?eref�ition

Bullock, Timberlake sweep 2014 People's Choice Awards :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/m9wAbQuJcPs/story01.htm

09-Jan-2014 18:34 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: The Lessons of Physical Therapy :: My long rehab guides my way in the struggle against gun violence.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/gabrielle-giffordss-call-for-persistence-on-gun-reform.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Beautifying Abbey Road :: As Americans decry a Dickensian class divide, they fawn over a British soap opera of manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/dowd-beautifying-abbey-road.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Not Just About Us :: As the headlines from the Arab world get worse and worse, there is talk of the "power vacuum" in the region. Getting overlooked is the "values vacuum."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/friedman-not-just-about-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What's the Matter With Kansas' Schools? :: The state's relentless cuts in education could hurt the whole country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/whats-the-matter-with-kansas-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Progress in the War on Poverty :: Opposition to government benefits is based on a false premise that aid fails.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/kristof-progress-in-the-war-on-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bridge Over Troubled Politics :: Never before has the nation been roiled by a conspiracy to create a traffic jam. Could you ever trust a politician who was implicated in a deliberate effort to ruin rush hour?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/collins-bridge-over-troubled-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: As the Political World Turns :: Chris Christie, the straight-from-the-hip paladin of the Palisades, is beginning to emerge as small, petty and vindictive.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/blow-as-the-political-world-turns.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Help College Students Graduate :: Better support systems lead to lower dropout rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/how-to-help-college-students-graduate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

09-Jan-2014 17:33

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a general debate on inter-city rail investment.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Toy gun sales soar in Pakistan :: Shops across Pakistan have seen a rapid increase in the sale of toy guns of various shapes and sizes in recent months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25658454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

Still-troubled Greece assumes presidency of European Union - Los Angeles Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGsfoNsKH4e4o_C3prxCGjENMxyUg&url=http://www.latimes.com/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-greece-european-union-presidency-20140108,0,341447.story

What is a micro-sleep? :: What is micro-sleep and why is it a hazard?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: The country that may allow euthanasia for children of any age
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Netflix boss is focused on content :: The chief executive of subscription video-streaming site Netflix, Reed Hastings, tells the BBC that his firm is more focused on content than profits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25663472#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

EU bee shortage threatens crops :: Europe's honeybees are struggling to keep crops pollinated because of a growing demand for biofuel.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25656283#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

The secret history of fashion laws :: How governments have sought to tell us what to wear
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25127293#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

Fifa No.2 favors winter World Cup :: After health fears of holding a summer World Cup in Qatar's intense heat, FIFA's Jerome Valcke says the 2022 contest will move to winter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/sport/football/valcke-qatar-world-cup-2022-football/index.html?eref�ition

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Japan aims to register 280 remote islands as national assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/bnYx_1Bhx9o/story01.htm

09-Jan-2014 17:33 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Beautifying Abbey Road :: As Americans decry a Dickensian class divide, they fawn over a British soap opera of manners.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/dowd-beautifying-abbey-road.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Not Just About Us :: As the headlines from the Arab world get worse and worse, there is talk of the "power vacuum" in the region. Getting overlooked is the "values vacuum."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/friedman-not-just-about-us.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: What's the Matter With Kansas' Schools? :: The state's relentless cuts in education could hurt the whole country.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/whats-the-matter-with-kansas-schools.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: How Many Cheers for Cheerios? :: A new G.M.O.-free label is either a cynical marketing ploy or a huge deal or, possibly, both.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/08/opinion/bittman-how-many-cheers-for-cheerios.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Progress in the War on Poverty :: Opposition to government benefits is based on a false premise that aid fails.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/kristof-progress-in-the-war-on-poverty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Bridge Over Troubled Politics :: Never before has the nation been roiled by a conspiracy to create a traffic jam. Could you ever trust a politician who was implicated in a deliberate effort to ruin rush hour?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/collins-bridge-over-troubled-politics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Help College Students Graduate :: Better support systems lead to lower dropout rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/09/opinion/how-to-help-college-students-graduate.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

09-Jan-2014 16:32

Arson fire at Chinese consulate :: The FBI is investigating an arson fire at the Chinese consulate in San Francisco, an incident that has China's diplomats calling on the United States Thursday to "take all measures to provide adequate protection."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/02/us/california-china-consulate-fire/index.html?eref�ition

Dozen killed in stampede :: A stampede at a religious gathering in northwestern China left 14 dead and 10 others injured on Sunday, China's state-run news agency Xinhua has reported, citing local government.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/05/world/asia/china-stampede-deaths/index.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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in a general debate on inter-city rail investment.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

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

500 Chinese lawmakers ousted :: More than 500 Chinese lawmakers accused of election fraud have been forced from office, the country's official Xinhua news agency reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/12/28/world/asia/chinese-election-fraud/index.html?eref�ition

Record freeze extends to eastern United States, at least nine dead :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/wAJVvH8_NH0/story01.htm

N.J. Governor Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/iKU1VgROhQY/story01.htm

VIDEO: Toy gun sales soar in Pakistan :: Shops across Pakistan have seen a rapid increase in the sale of toy guns of various shapes and sizes in recent months.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-25658454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/hftmpo_zHsE/story01.htm

Still-troubled Greece assumes presidency of European Union - Los Angeles Times :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNGsfoNsKH4e4o_C3prxCGjENMxyUg&url=http://www.latimes.com/world/worldnow/la-fg-wn-greece-european-union-presidency-20140108,0,341447.story

What is a micro-sleep? :: Why 'micro-sleeps' can be a serious hazard
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-25593327#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

A child's right to die? :: The country that may allow euthanasia for children of any age
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25651758#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. Energy Secretary delays India trip amid diplomatic row :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Ndl6MiKPxfo/story01.htm

N.J. Gov. Christie says misled by staff in bridge scandal :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/XBvo5h2OfHw/story01.htm

The rise of the young non-drinkers :: The young non-drinkers turning their backs on alcohol
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25652991#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Netflix boss is focused on content :: The chief executive of subscription video-streaming site Netflix, Reed Hastings, tells the BBC that his firm is more focused on content than profits.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25663472#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The real story of 12 Years a Slave :: The real story behind 12 Years a Slave
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25589598#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

China takes propaganda war with Japan to United Nations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ZT5YDPpx08w/story01.htm

In worsening row, India orders club closure, U.S. delays trip :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/AhHpLBqXx9s/story01.htm

Two people hurt in explosion at lab near San Francisco :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/H1-N0Zvj_KY/story01.htm

EU bee shortage threatens crops :: Europe's honeybees are struggling to keep crops pollinated because of a growing demand for biofuel.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25656283#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bacteria linked to premature birth :: A major cause of premature births - where waters break too soon, triggering labour - may be caused by specific bacteria, according to research.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25651684#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Indian diplomat case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dBi5lTxUeYU/story01.htm

The secret history of fashion laws :: How governments have sought to tell us what to wear
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25127293#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple, Samsung CEOs agree to mediation in U.S. patent fight :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7yhX0HD5FCQ/story01.htm

Fifa No.2 favors winter World Cup :: After health fears of holding a summer World Cup in Qatar's intense heat, FIFA's Jerome Valcke says the 2022 contest will move to winter.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/sport/football/valcke-qatar-world-cup-2022-football/index.html?eref�ition

NASA backs space station to 2024 :: The Obama administration wants to keep the International Space Station open for another decade, keeping the orbital research platform open through 2024, the White House and NASA announced Wednesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/tech/innovation/nasa-iss/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. judge denies request for delay in Devyani Khobragade case :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CBNn4XsXWBU/story01.htm

Footballer sorry over 'bomb' costume :: Manchester United and England defender Chris Smalling says sorry for his "insensitive" decision to dress up as a suicide bomber at a fancy dress party.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-25663771#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa