Thursday, January 23, 2014

23-Jan-2014 23:09

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2b9IkuxTA-U/story01.htm

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BK0PEKg-rGE/story01.htm

23-Jan-2014 23:09 Bieber

Bieber Exits Jail on DUI Charge, Climbs On Car, Blows Kiss :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36437487/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Ebeach0Cstory0Did0F2163420A8/story01.htm

Who is Khalil Amir Sharieff: Drag Racer Arrested With Justin Bieber :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36450f23/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Ckhalil0Eamir0Esharieff0Edrag0Eracer0Earrested0Ejustin0Ebieber0Cstory0Did0F216360A29/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Was Having a Great Day ... Until He Got Arrested for DUI :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/364678f7/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Egreat0Eday0Earrested0Edui0Cstory0Did0F21637629/story01.htm

Meet Chantel Jeffries, Justin Bieber's Model Pal :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36473ae2/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cmeet0Echantel0Ejeffries0Ejustin0Ebiebers0Emodel0Epal0Cstory0Did0F21637216/story01.htm

Pop Star Justin Bieber Arrested Drag-Racing, DUI :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3644c715/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0CwireStory0Cpop0Estar0Ejustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Earea0E21634238/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Arrested for DUI: Inside His Past Troubles :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36461e59/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Edui0Erough0Eyear0Econtinues0Cstory0Did0F19366534/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Arrested on Drag Racing, DUI Charges :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36430482/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Ebeach0Cstory0Did0F2163420A8/story01.htm


Bieber

23-Jan-2014 22:08

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2b9IkuxTA-U/story01.htm

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/BK0PEKg-rGE/story01.htm

23-Jan-2014 22:08 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Old McDonald's :: Fast-food joints provide the elderly with a cosmopolitan alternative to senior centers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/old-mcdonalds.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: WikiLeaks, Drought and Syria :: You can't understand the Arab awakenings, or their solutions, without considering climate, environment and population stresses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/friedman-wikileaks-drought-and-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Abundance Doesn't Mean Health :: We need a national policy that sets goals for smart eating first — and only then determines how to produce the food to meet those goals.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/bittman-abundance-doesnt-mean-health.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Art of Presence :: One family's trauma offers valuable lessons on how to comfort those in pain.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/21/opinion/brooks-the-art-of-presence.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Expressing Our Darker Purpose :: Every generation has its defining "King Lear," and I am sure that this is ours.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/24/opinion/dancona-expressing-our-darker-purpose.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Modern Family Matters :: The next 'neglected topic' suggested by you loyal readers is family breakdown and the rise of single-parent households.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/kristof-modern-family-matters.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Luck of the Pontiff :: The man everybody loves to love is going to be greeting the American president in a matter of weeks. And we have a scandal already.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/collins-the-luck-of-the-pontiff.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Reading Books Is Fundamental :: I enjoy social media, but there is no intellectual equivalent to allowing oneself the time and space to get lost in another person's mind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/blow-reading-books-is-fundamental.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Jan-2014 21:08

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Benefits Street school 'stigmatised' :: A school in Birmingham has written to the education secretary claiming pupils are being stigmatised by a TV documentary about a street nearby.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-25818822#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2b9IkuxTA-U/story01.htm

23-Jan-2014 21:08 Bieber

Justin Bieber arrested: Neighbor Keyshawn Johnson sounds off - New York Daily News :: http://www.nydailynews.com/entertainment/gossip/justin-bieber-arrested-neighbor-keyshawn-johnson-sounds-article-1.1588974

Bieber Exits Jail on DUI Charge, Climbs On Car, Blows Kiss :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36437487/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Ebeach0Cstory0Did0F2163420A8/story01.htm

Who is Khalil Amir Sharieff: Drag Racer Arrested With Justin Bieber :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36450f23/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Ckhalil0Eamir0Esharieff0Edrag0Eracer0Earrested0Ejustin0Ebieber0Cstory0Did0F216360A29/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Was Having a Great Day ... Until He Got Arrested for DUI :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/364678f7/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Egreat0Eday0Earrested0Edui0Cstory0Did0F21637629/story01.htm

Pop Star Justin Bieber Arrested Drag-Racing, DUI :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3644c715/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0CwireStory0Cpop0Estar0Ejustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Earea0E21634238/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Arrested for DUI: Inside His Past Troubles :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36461e59/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Edui0Erough0Eyear0Econtinues0Cstory0Did0F19366534/story01.htm

Justin Bieber Arrested on Drag Racing, DUI Charges :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36430482/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cjustin0Ebieber0Earrested0Emiami0Ebeach0Cstory0Did0F2163420A8/story01.htm


Bieber

23-Jan-2014 20:06

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Benefits Street school 'stigmatised' :: A school in Birmingham has written to the education secretary claiming pupils are being stigmatised by a TV documentary about a street nearby.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-25818822#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2b9IkuxTA-U/story01.htm

23-Jan-2014 20:06 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The Autism Debate: Who's Afraid of Jenny McCarthy? :: Parents of autistic children call Jenny McCarthy an inspiration, but doctors say she's a menace to public health. How a former Playmate and television loudmouth became one of the most feared mothers in America
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1968100,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Encore, for the Norwegian Curlers and Their Pants :: Norway's curlers, who won silver at the Vancouver Games in 2010, broke tradition by wearing loud, colorful pants and then made them part of their identity.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/sports/olympics/norwegian-curlers-are-back-and-so-are-their-pants.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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

Ralph Lauren's Team USA Olympic Uniforms Revealed on Today Show - E! Online :: http://www.eonline.com/news/502710/ralph-lauren-s-team-usa-olympic-uniforms-revealed-on-today-show

Darrelle Revis: Sherman out of line - ESPN :: http://espn.go.com/nfl/playoffs/2013/story/_/id/10339267/darrelle-revis-tampa-bay-buccaneers-rips-richard-sherman-seattle-seahawks

Nigel Farage now disowns Ukip's 2010 manifesto - Daily Mail :: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2544792/Ban-foreign-footballers-repaint-trains-dress-code-taxi-drivers-No-wonder-Nigel-Farage-disowns-Ukips-2010-manifesto.html

Police: Bus Goes off I-10 When Man Attacks Driver :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3644c71c/sc/16/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cpolice0Einjured0Ebus0Ecrash0Eariz0E21634491/story01.htm

Baby Doesn't Wait, Is Born on Sled in Pa. :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36441e6d/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cbaby0Ewait0Eborn0Esled0Epa0E21630A978/story01.htm

Wild Stars Advise Family to Stay Home From Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3641c940/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cwild0Estars0Eadvise0Efamily0Estay0Ehome0Esochi0E21629663/story01.htm

11 Companies With Part-Time Worker Health Perks :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3643c71b/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E110Ecompanies0Eoffering0Ehealth0Ecare0Ebenefits0Eperks0Cstory0Did0F21625982/story01.htm

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

23-Jan-2014 19:05

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Benefits Street school 'stigmatised' :: A school in Birmingham has written to the education secretary claiming pupils are being stigmatised by a TV documentary about a street nearby.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-25818822#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bitter cold lingers as U.S. northeast digs out from snow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/2b9IkuxTA-U/story01.htm

23-Jan-2014 19:04 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Contributor: Old McDonald's :: Fast-food joints provide the elderly with a cosmopolitan alternative to senior centers.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/old-mcdonalds.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: WikiLeaks, Drought and Syria :: You can't understand the Arab awakenings, or their solutions, without considering climate, environment and population stresses.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/friedman-wikileaks-drought-and-syria.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Abundance Doesn't Mean Health :: We need a national policy that sets goals for smart eating first — and only then determines how to produce the food to meet those goals.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/opinion/bittman-abundance-doesnt-mean-health.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Art of Presence :: One family's trauma offers valuable lessons on how to comfort those in pain.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/21/opinion/brooks-the-art-of-presence.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Modern Family Matters :: The next 'neglected topic' suggested by you loyal readers is family breakdown and the rise of single-parent households.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/kristof-modern-family-matters.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Luck of the Pontiff :: The man everybody loves to love is going to be greeting the American president in a matter of weeks. And we have a scandal already.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/collins-the-luck-of-the-pontiff.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Reading Books Is Fundamental :: I enjoy social media, but there is no intellectual equivalent to allowing oneself the time and space to get lost in another person's mind.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/23/opinion/blow-reading-books-is-fundamental.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

23-Jan-2014 18:04

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

A most exclusive gathering :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will be rubbing fur and down-quilted shoulders at Europe's highest altitude town, Davos, for the World Economic Forum's annual meeting next week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Conservative MP Martin Vickers is leading a debate on flooding in Lincolnshire.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

'Devil's Due' baby shocks :: A clip of a marketing stunt for the horror film 'Devils' Due' has been viewed more than 20 million times on YouTube.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/16/wbt-devils-due-scary-baby-stunt-viral.cnn.html?eref�ition

Davos: Behind the scenes :: Davos: Behind the scenes
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/gallery/davos-behind-the-scenes/index.html?eref�ition

Davos' dictionary diplomacy :: I learned a new word today: Heterarchy. I came across it buried in this year's Davos theme. Apparently it means multiple structures, overlapping, interacting, connecting and networking. Good grief, am I really climbing a Swiss mountain to learn about an arcane corner of the English dictionary?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-and-its-dictionary-diplomacy/index.html?eref�ition

A 'leg-up state' needed? :: In his book "The Great Escape", a masterful account of just how much richer, healthier, and happier humankind has become in the last century alone, Princeton economist Angus Deaton makes the inescapable point that whenever some people move ahead the gap widens between them and those they leave behind.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/20/business/davos-opinion-caring-capitalism-anne-marie-slaughter/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Benefits Street school 'stigmatised' :: A school in Birmingham has written to the education secretary claiming pupils are being stigmatised by a TV documentary about a street nearby.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-25818822#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mother's ad begs son to come home :: A Chinese mother, desperate for her son to come home for the upcoming Lunar New Year, has placed a full page ad in a newspaper in Australia, saying she won't pressure him to get married anymore.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/chinese-mother-newspaper-ad/index.html?eref�ition

Villagers build $2.1M 'money wall' :: Farmers from a village in southwest China literally turned a multimillion dollar windfall into a wall of cash.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-money-wall/index.html?eref�ition

Police snatch outspoken scholar :: Police have taken into custody a Beijing-based scholar known for his criticism of China's policies in the restive western region of Xinjiang, his wife told CNN Friday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/world/asia/china-uyghur-scholar/index.html?eref�ition

China's pirates snub smart watches :: From futuristic Google Glass headsets to smart watches like Samsung's Galaxy Gear, wearable gadgets are billed as the next big thing in technology.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/china-smartwatches-counterfeits/index.html?eref�ition

Female bodyguards for China's rich :: Yang Donglan has had an unusual career trajectory.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/asia/china-female-bodyguards/index.html?eref�ition

Sunni view of Iraq rebellion :: A Sunni tribal leader criticizes the Iraqi leader's tactics in key cities. CNN's Michael Holmes reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/19/iraqi-armed-rebellion.cnn.html?eref�ition

Dati: Hollande expected to do his job :: Nina Dos Santos speaks to former French Justice Minister Rachida Dati about the fallout from the alleged Hollande affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/16/france-hollande-scandal-rachida-dati-dos-santos-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Footballer + Shakira = 'normal family' :: As power couples go, they have the sparkle to supersede even Posh and Becks.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/sport/gerard-pique-shakira-barcelona-football/index.html?eref�ition

It's time 'Flanby' got his affairs in order :: CNN's Nina Dos Santos says Hollande should focus on the economy, not romance.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/world/europe/opinion-time-hollande-got-his-affairs-in-order/index.html?eref�ition

Facing media :: CNN's Suzanne Malveaux speaks with Jim Bittermann about the French President's alleged affair.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/14/exp-atw-malveaux-bittermann-hollande-affair.cnn.html?eref�ition

Is Christie too petty for White House? :: It's a cliche of American presidential politics -- the president we elect is always a reaction to what came before. As in: Nixonian shenanigans eventually gave rise to Jimmy Carter's self-righteousness. Clintonesque parsing gave way to George W. Bush's plain speaking. Bush's plain speaking begat Barack Obama's lofty speechifying.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/opinion/borger-christie-temperament-president/index.html?eref�ition

Is this what a feminist looks like? :: Under constant scrutiny, hosting countless functions and attending numerous public events are just some of the practices expected of you as the wife of a prime minister.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/14/world/cherie-blairs-life-after-downing-street/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Screen Actors Guild Awards :: 20th Screen Actors Guild Awards
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-25802197#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Swimming cats and other Turkish gems :: So many visitors to Turkey see little more than the beautiful but crowded Mediterranean coast or the great mosques and palaces of Istanbul.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/16/travel/remote-turkey-travel/index.html?eref�ition

Wake up Rosetta: You have a date with a comet :: Scientists are inviting you to take part in "waking up" a comet-chasing probe that has been in hibernation in space for nearly three years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/tech/rosetta-comet-chaser/index.html?eref�ition

The world's most exclusive forum :: Business leaders, heads of government, entrepreneurs and even the odd celebrity will rub fur and down-quilted shoulders at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting this week. What will be discussed?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/17/business/davos-the-worlds-most-exclusive-gathering/index.html?eref�ition

Cost: Could you afford to be invited? :: The great Davos talking shop is now up and running, with delegates of all levels of importance, shapes and nationalities zeroing in on this quaint, alpine town to put the world to rights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/business/davos-wef-delegate-guide/index.html?eref�ition

Regime opens ski resort :: Skiing is not the first thing that immediately springs to mind when thinking about North Korea. But a luxury resort in the isolated nation is now receiving visitors.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/15/travel/north-korea-ski-resort-gallery/index.html?eref�ition

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

Great unknown(s) :: Who are Mastracchio, Wakata, Ryazanskiy, Kotov, Hopkins and Tyurin?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/greene-space-station/index.html?eref�ition

How sweet are the MINTs? :: Early this month, Jim O'Neill, the former Goldman Sachs economist who coined the term "BRICs" (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), appeared on a weeklong BBC series in which he introduced yet another acronym to describe a new group of emerging economies, the "MINTs" (Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey).
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/19/opinion/gmez-mints-new-world-grouping/index.html?eref�ition

Six stories of Commonwealth sport :: With six months to go, read six stories from Commonwealth countries on the route of the Queen's Baton Relay.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25843829#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

23-Jan-2014 18:04 10

Target to part-timers: Get Obamacare :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/10SzFeqFo68/index.html

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Quotes offer insights to investments - YourWestValley.com :: http://www.yourwestvalley.com/business/article_510f5310-723f-11e3-9ab3-001a4bcf887a.html

Encore, for the Norwegian Curlers and Their Pants :: Norway's curlers, who won silver at the Vancouver Games in 2010, broke tradition by wearing loud, colorful pants and then made them part of their identity.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/22/sports/olympics/norwegian-curlers-are-back-and-so-are-their-pants.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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

Crime in England and Wales down 10%, survey shows - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-25858421

Privacy watchdog: End NSA phone program - Politico :: http://www.politico.com/story/2014/01/pclob-nsa-phone-program-102514.html?hp%3Dr2

Nigel Farage disowns the entire 2010 Ukip manifesto - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/10592808/Nigel-Farage-disowns-the-entire-2010-Ukip-manifesto.html

Police: Bus Goes off I-10 When Man Attacks Driver :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3644c71c/sc/16/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cpolice0Einjured0Ebus0Ecrash0Eariz0E21634491/story01.htm

Wild Stars Advise Family to Stay Home From Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3641c940/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CSports0CwireStory0Cwild0Estars0Eadvise0Efamily0Estay0Ehome0Esochi0E21629663/story01.htm

11 Companies With Part-Time Worker Health Perks :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3643c71b/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ctop0E110Ecompanies0Eoffering0Ehealth0Ecare0Ebenefits0Eperks0Cstory0Did0F21625982/story01.htm

Baby Doesn't Wait, Is Born on Sled in Pa. :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36441e6d/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cbaby0Ewait0Eborn0Esled0Epa0E21630A978/story01.htm

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


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