Saturday, January 18, 2014

18-Jan-2014 23:11

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

VIDEO: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google :: Google is testing a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their glucose levels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dabfMUydky0/story01.htm

Indonesia bristles over 'deplorable' Australian sea incursions :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/53zQ970qd2k/story01.htm

18-Jan-2014 23:11 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 22:11

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

VIDEO: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google :: Google is testing a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their glucose levels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dabfMUydky0/story01.htm

Indonesia bristles over 'deplorable' Australian sea incursions :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/53zQ970qd2k/story01.htm

18-Jan-2014 22:10 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 21:09

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

VIDEO: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google :: Google is testing a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their glucose levels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dabfMUydky0/story01.htm

18-Jan-2014 21:09 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 20:08

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

VIDEO: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google :: Google is testing a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their glucose levels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/dabfMUydky0/story01.htm

18-Jan-2014 20:08 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 19:10

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

Oscar nominees attend Critics' Awards :: Oscar nominees attend the Critics' Choice Awards in Los Angeles, which saw Gravity win a record seven prizes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25758071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Diabetes 'smart lens' tested by Google :: Google is testing a smart contact lens that could help people with diabetes monitor their glucose levels
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25776927#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

18-Jan-2014 19:10 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 18:08

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Two million 'may need weight op' :: Up to two million people in England could be eligible for weight loss surgery, such as the fitting of gastric bands, experts believe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25766253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

Oscar nominees attend Critics' Awards :: Oscar nominees attend the Critics' Choice Awards in Los Angeles, which saw Gravity win a record seven prizes.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25758071#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

18-Jan-2014 18:07 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 17:05

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Insight: Goldman's low-cost Utah bet buoys its bottom-line :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FpmXD4ZK5ro/story01.htm

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Two million 'may need weight op' :: Up to two million people in England could be eligible for weight loss surgery, such as the fitting of gastric bands, experts believe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25766253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Sizzling Serena stays hot as Melbourne cools :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CRMVW8iRd2I/story01.htm

18-Jan-2014 17:05 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Sometimes 'Nazi' Is the Right Word :: If Israel bans the word "Nazi," "Seinfeld" will be verboten, too.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/sometimes-nazi-is-the-right-word.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Forgotten Virtues of Tammany Hall :: Political machines served the people when the government didn't.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-forgotten-virtues-of-tammany-hall.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Whistle-Blower Who Freed Dreyfus :: How the army officer who risked everything to expose France's travesty of justice was reviled, jailed and ultimately vindicated.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/the-whistle-blower-who-freed-dreyfus.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: My Kind of Town :: New York is fired with an infectious sense of possibility — and that is what draws expats like me to the city.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/18/opinion/baird-my-kind-of-town.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Inequality Problem :: The current income inequality debate misses the point and prevents a nuanced, bipartisan discussion of our economic and social ills.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/brooks-the-inequality-problem.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Guy's Guys :: Christie's Jersey edge is his greatest commodity, but a truly muscular politician can govern without acting like a thug or a Neanderthal.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/egan-guys-guys.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Scandal in France :: President François Hollande does a bad, bad thing. And this has nothing to do with his personal life.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/17/opinion/krugman-scandal-in-france.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Jan-2014 16:04

Hollywood outshone at box office :: Homegrown movies dominated China's box office in 2013, as annual takings totaled $3.6 billion, up almost a third on 2012, official figures released on Wednesday showed.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-box-office-2013/index.html?eref�ition

China to ban indoor public smoking :: China, the world's largest tobacco consumer, is aiming to ban indoor smoking in public areas by the end of the year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/china-smoking-ban/index.html?eref�ition

Fined $1.2M for having 3 kids :: Oscar-nominated Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yimou has been fined 7.48 million yuan ($1.2 million) for breaching China's one-child policy, authorities say.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/09/world/asia/filmmaker-one-child-policy-fine/index.html?eref�ition

Double for Messi but Neymar injured in Barca win :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/SP2YoJtKBKY/story01.htm

Oscar surprises and big-name snubs :: Two stories of life in America dominate the Oscar nominations but one star name misses out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/showbiz/movies/2014-oscar-nominations/index.html?eref�ition

'Seeds of genocide' in Central African Republic, U.N. warns :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/cHsI0c2C4FY/story01.htm

The bizarre world of Kim Jong Un :: Missiles, executions and visits by basketball stars -- it's been a surreal first two years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/15/kim-jong-un-north-korea-profile-dictator.cnn.html?eref�ition

Ramsay: World's best food city is..? :: In an interview with Jim Boulden, chef Gordon Ramsay says Londoners no longer need to travel abroad to find great food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/qmb-uk-london-best-food-city-gordon-ramsay-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Russia anti-gay law :: Some gay parents fear they could lose custody of their children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/russia-new-gay-law/index.html?eref�ition

Google unveils 'smart contact lens' :: Google says it is testing a "smart contact lens" that can help measure glucose levels in tears.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25771907#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/FCZXUzqV24Q/story01.htm

NSA collects millions of text messages globally - Guardian :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/y7qfA3dEJLc/story01.htm

'Revenge porn' should be a crime :: A new law in Israel makes it a sex crime to post sexual pictures or videos to the internet without the consent of the person featured in them. We need to follow that example.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/08/29/opinion/citron-revenge-porn/index.html?eref�ition

Rich Chinese want women bodyguards :: The number of Chinese women training to be bodyguards is on the rise, a security academy says, as female bodyguards become the latest accessory for China's wealthy elite.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Insight: Goldman's low-cost Utah bet buoys its bottom-line :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/FpmXD4ZK5ro/story01.htm

VIDEO: Has the Sun gone to sleep? :: Scientists are saying that the Sun is in a phase of "solar lull" - meaning that the Sun has fallen asleep - and it is baffling them. Rebecca Morelle reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25771510#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What it's like to land at busiest airport :: The world's busiest airport is not in New York or London, but Atlanta. Whatever way it is measured -- passenger traffic or airplane movements -- Atlanta's international airport tops the ranking.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/business-traveller-atlanta-airport/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CAR lynch mob 'on the hunt' :: In the Central African Republic, a BBC team has seen the way the violence between Muslim and Christian militias is in danger of spiralling out of control. Thomas Fessy reports.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-25772086#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Amnesty: Nigeria begins gay arrests :: Nigerian authorities arrested 10 people believed to be gay men under a bill signed this week that bans same-sex marriages, a human rights group said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/africa/nigeria-anti-gay-law-arrests/index.html?eref�ition

Honeymoon threatens to be brief for anti-graft party AAP :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lFvur1L-hAg/story01.htm

Indian luger Keshavan undeterred by icy apathy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/soKohWiQ-Fg/story01.htm

Oil giant Shell in profit warning :: Oil giant Royal Dutch Shell issues a profit warning after it made less money than expected in the final quarter of 2013.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25773409#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

CNN reporter's bro nominated for Oscar :: CNN's Zain Asher reacts to the news that her brother, Chiwetel Ejiofor, is nominated for an Oscar in "12 Years a Slave."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/16/exp-chiwetel-ejiofor-zain-asher-reaction.cnn.html?eref�ition

Californian teenager wounded by 48-year-old in hammer attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/kWuEO8nUo1M/story01.htm

Ex-NFL star linked to other murders? :: Was Aaron Hernandez connected to double homicide?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/us/aaron-hernandez-investigation/index.html?eref�ition

Meet 'Omosexy,' Queen of Nollywood :: Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde is a Nigerian movie star -- as well as a singer, humanitarian and one of Time magazine's 100 most influential people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/showbiz/omotola-jalade-ekeinde-queen-nollywood/index.html?eref�ition

Michelle Obama on Botox, turning 50 :: Michelle Obama's not just embracing her half-century milestone, she's relishing it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/living/michelle-obama-turns-50-parents/index.html?eref�ition

Row over 'agonising' US execution :: US lawyers are to challenge the drugs used in executions in Ohio after a murderer took 25 minutes to die from a new lethal cocktail.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-25775287#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

See inside Syria's abandoned homes :: Images show Syrian homes that sheltered families ripped open.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/world/aleppo-syria-destroyed-homes-irpt/index.html?eref�ition

Two million 'may need weight op' :: Up to two million people in England could be eligible for weight loss surgery, such as the fitting of gastric bands, experts believe.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-25766253#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa