Saturday, January 25, 2014

25-Jan-2014 23:57

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

NASA: Early Mars was habitable :: NASA rovers find two spots that that may have been habitable in Mars' early years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/tech/innovation/mars-rover-life-environments/index.html?eref�ition

Why women are taking over the world of beer :: The number of professional women brewers is on the rise in the UK. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25656701#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

8 hotels that changed the industry :: En-suite bathrooms? Not till 1910. Minibars? Not till 1974. And other hospitality firsts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/travel/hotel-pioneers/index.html?eref�ition

Lifting Hong Kong's ivory 'burden' :: A large stash of contraband elephant ivory has become a "burden" and "security risk" for Hong Kong, say officials who plan to destroy the stockpile following similar moves by China and the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/hong-kong-ivory-destroy/index.html?eref�ition

Leader needed to help Syria's refugees :: The president of the World Bank has called for a concerted global effort to help Syria's refugees, saying the international community has failed to formulate an adequate response.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-world-bank-syria/index.html?eref�ition

In India, Abe hopes to conclude Japan's first defence sale in 40 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GSAFsNzyohQ/story01.htm

The world's ugliest monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

Queen's Baton Relay - Africa :: African leg of the Queen's Baton Relay
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-25828944#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: School to fine parents for lateness :: Emerson Valley School in Milton Keynes plans to fine parents of pupils who are constantly late.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25876101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peres: Hezbollah is 'main killer' in Syria :: Israel's President points finger at Iran over the carnage in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-peres-rouhani-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian Christians fear Islamist rebels :: Syria's Christians are fearful. Accused of being pro-regime, they say they have seen attacks on their towns and killings by Islamist rebels.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/23/tsr-pleitgen-syria-christians.cnn.html?eref�ition

India to grow 5.4 percent in fiscal year 2014/2015 - Reuters Poll :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-JNvHUuV9lw/story01.htm

Thai court opens way for poll delay, political deadlock :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qCdBW3BRwRM/story01.htm

Here's what to do about your anxiety :: Dr. Charles Raison, CNN's mental health expert, addresses two questions from readers on anxiety.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/health/raison-anxiety/index.html?eref�ition

South Sudan looters steal food to feed 220,000 for a month - UN :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Y68FAvXBKkw/story01.htm

In pictures: Cairo explosions :: Blast which apparently targeted Egypt's police force
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

IAEA: Long way to go on Iran accord :: The head of the UN's nuclear watchdog says the interim deal with Iran is an important step forward, but that there is still "a long way to go".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London basements: Pools, gyms, golf :: When you can't build up there's only one solution -- build down. At least that's the theory in some of London's wealthiest neighborhoods where residents are installing the likes of swimming pools, golf simulators and cinema rooms in luxury basement extensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/going-underground-london-luxury-basements/index.html?eref�ition

An iPhone bigger than your face? :: As various smart devices have gotten bigger than the iPhone, a new rumor says the Apple product may get bigger too.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/apple-bigger-iphones-larson-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Iglesias: Crash ended soccer dream :: Before the interview for Talk Asia, all I knew about Julio Iglesias was that he sings love songs -- and that the ladies seem to love him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/talk-asia-iglesias/index.html?eref�ition

Can this wearable tech save Intel? :: Meet the woman behind Intel's bold new strategy to move the company away from PCs and into wearable tech software.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/can-wearable-technology-reverse-intels-declining-fortunes/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court orders probe after tribal rape outcry :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rp-JvnFFyhk/story01.htm

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

Day in pictures: 24 January 2014 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25876483#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mobile phones sparking revolutions :: Africa's mobile phone adoption curve has been impressive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-africa-mobile-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Deselection call over Muhammad cartoon :: A Liberal Democrat candidate who tweeted a cartoon featuring Jesus and Muhammad receives death threats and faces calls to be deselected from contesting the 2015 general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25881508#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google patents taxi-and-eat ad tech :: Technology giant Google patents a way of linking online ads to free or discounted transport to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25878075#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suicide bomber kills four in Cairo, two more blasts follow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XQlWVNt_oFk/story01.htm

25-Jan-2014 23:57 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

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

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

Nigel Farage: 'Skint' Britain cannot afford HS2 - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/ukip/10597408/Nigel-Farage-Skint-Britain-cannot-afford-HS2.html

Teacher 'Served Pot-Laced Food' At Staff Party - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1201003/teacher-served-pot-laced-food-at-staff-party

281 Passengers Ill Aboard Royal Caribbean Ship :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36596e6f/sc/7/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0C2810Epassengers0Eill0Eaboard0Eroyal0Ecaribbean0Eship0E21848833/story01.htm

Opportunity rover clocks 10 years on Mars - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25878051

Man develops star shaped eyes after electric shock - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/technology/science/man-develops-star-shaped-eyes-after-electric-shock/story-fnjwl2dr-1226810527289

Rare supernova explosion shocks astronomers - and is so close to Earth you ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/messier-82-supernova-rare-explosion-3059510

George Zimmerman Accused of Stealing Photo to Make Painting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36576ced/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ctrayvon0Emartin0Eshooter0Ezimmerman0Eaccused0Eof0Estealing0Ephoto0C/story01.htm

Pregnant mother's fatty diet 'may alter baby's brain' - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/health/article/2000103145/pregnant-mother-s-fatty-diet-may-alter-baby-s-brain

US Travel Alert for Russia Cites Black Widow For the First Time :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552950/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Cus0Etravel0Ealert0Enow0Ementions0Ethe0Eblack0Ewidow0Eand0Eterror0Ethreats0C/story01.htm

Olympians Warned About Wearing USA Gear in Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3655a33f/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Colympians0Ewarned0Eabout0Ewearing0Eteam0Eusa0Egear0Ein0Esochi0C/story01.htm

Exclusive: Apple CEO on NSA, What's Next as Mac Turns 30 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552956/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A140C0A10Cexclusive0Eapples0Etim0Ecook0Eon0Ensa0Ewhats0Enext0Eas0Emac0Eturns0E30A0C/story01.htm

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

Reporter Arrested for Threatening Hockey Player Boyfriend :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552957/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ccanadian0Ereporter0Earrested0Ein0Eus0Efor0Ethreatening0Ehockey0Eplayer0Eboyfriend0C/story01.htm


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25-Jan-2014 22:56

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

NASA: Early Mars was habitable :: NASA rovers find two spots that that may have been habitable in Mars' early years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/tech/innovation/mars-rover-life-environments/index.html?eref�ition

Why women are taking over the world of beer :: The number of professional women brewers is on the rise in the UK. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25656701#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

8 hotels that changed the industry :: En-suite bathrooms? Not till 1910. Minibars? Not till 1974. And other hospitality firsts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/travel/hotel-pioneers/index.html?eref�ition

Lifting Hong Kong's ivory 'burden' :: A large stash of contraband elephant ivory has become a "burden" and "security risk" for Hong Kong, say officials who plan to destroy the stockpile following similar moves by China and the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/hong-kong-ivory-destroy/index.html?eref�ition

Leader needed to help Syria's refugees :: The president of the World Bank has called for a concerted global effort to help Syria's refugees, saying the international community has failed to formulate an adequate response.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-world-bank-syria/index.html?eref�ition

In India, Abe hopes to conclude Japan's first defence sale in 40 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GSAFsNzyohQ/story01.htm

The world's ugliest monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

Queen's Baton Relay - Africa :: African leg of the Queen's Baton Relay
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-25828944#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: School to fine parents for lateness :: Emerson Valley School in Milton Keynes plans to fine parents of pupils who are constantly late.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25876101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peres: Hezbollah is 'main killer' in Syria :: Israel's President points finger at Iran over the carnage in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-peres-rouhani-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian Christians fear Islamist rebels :: Syria's Christians are fearful. Accused of being pro-regime, they say they have seen attacks on their towns and killings by Islamist rebels.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/23/tsr-pleitgen-syria-christians.cnn.html?eref�ition

India to grow 5.4 percent in fiscal year 2014/2015 - Reuters Poll :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-JNvHUuV9lw/story01.htm

Thai court opens way for poll delay, political deadlock :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qCdBW3BRwRM/story01.htm

Here's what to do about your anxiety :: Dr. Charles Raison, CNN's mental health expert, addresses two questions from readers on anxiety.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/health/raison-anxiety/index.html?eref�ition

South Sudan looters steal food to feed 220,000 for a month - UN :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Y68FAvXBKkw/story01.htm

In pictures: Cairo explosions :: Blast which apparently targeted Egypt's police force
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

IAEA: Long way to go on Iran accord :: The head of the UN's nuclear watchdog says the interim deal with Iran is an important step forward, but that there is still "a long way to go".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London basements: Pools, gyms, golf :: When you can't build up there's only one solution -- build down. At least that's the theory in some of London's wealthiest neighborhoods where residents are installing the likes of swimming pools, golf simulators and cinema rooms in luxury basement extensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/going-underground-london-luxury-basements/index.html?eref�ition

An iPhone bigger than your face? :: As various smart devices have gotten bigger than the iPhone, a new rumor says the Apple product may get bigger too.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/apple-bigger-iphones-larson-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Iglesias: Crash ended soccer dream :: Before the interview for Talk Asia, all I knew about Julio Iglesias was that he sings love songs -- and that the ladies seem to love him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/talk-asia-iglesias/index.html?eref�ition

Can this wearable tech save Intel? :: Meet the woman behind Intel's bold new strategy to move the company away from PCs and into wearable tech software.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/can-wearable-technology-reverse-intels-declining-fortunes/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court orders probe after tribal rape outcry :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rp-JvnFFyhk/story01.htm

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

Day in pictures: 24 January 2014 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25876483#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mobile phones sparking revolutions :: Africa's mobile phone adoption curve has been impressive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-africa-mobile-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Deselection call over Muhammad cartoon :: A Liberal Democrat candidate who tweeted a cartoon featuring Jesus and Muhammad receives death threats and faces calls to be deselected from contesting the 2015 general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25881508#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google patents taxi-and-eat ad tech :: Technology giant Google patents a way of linking online ads to free or discounted transport to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25878075#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suicide bomber kills four in Cairo, two more blasts follow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XQlWVNt_oFk/story01.htm

25-Jan-2014 22:56 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

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

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

Labour's City guru savages Ed Balls for 50p tax pledge - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10597475/Labours-City-guru-savages-Ed-Balls-for-50p-tax-pledge.html

Teacher 'Served Pot-Laced Food' At Staff Party - Sky News :: http://news.sky.com/story/1201003/teacher-served-pot-laced-food-at-staff-party

Those returning from Syria face UK arrest - Sky News Australia :: http://www.skynews.com.au/world/article.aspx?id%3D945010

Somerset Levels: There's nothing 'natural' about this man-made flooding - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/environment/10595534/Somerset-Levels-Theres-nothing-natural-about-this-man-made-flooding.html

Opportunity rover clocks 10 years on Mars - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25878051

Man develops star shaped eyes after electric shock - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/technology/science/man-develops-star-shaped-eyes-after-electric-shock/story-fnjwl2dr-1226810527289

Rare supernova explosion shocks astronomers - and is so close to Earth you ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/messier-82-supernova-rare-explosion-3059510

George Zimmerman Accused of Stealing Photo to Make Painting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36576ced/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ctrayvon0Emartin0Eshooter0Ezimmerman0Eaccused0Eof0Estealing0Ephoto0C/story01.htm

Pregnant mother's fatty diet 'may alter baby's brain' - The Standard Digital News :: http://www.standardmedia.co.ke/health/article/2000103145/pregnant-mother-s-fatty-diet-may-alter-baby-s-brain

US Travel Alert for Russia Cites Black Widow For the First Time :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552950/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Cus0Etravel0Ealert0Enow0Ementions0Ethe0Eblack0Ewidow0Eand0Eterror0Ethreats0C/story01.htm

Olympians Warned About Wearing USA Gear in Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3655a33f/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Colympians0Ewarned0Eabout0Ewearing0Eteam0Eusa0Egear0Ein0Esochi0C/story01.htm

Exclusive: Apple CEO on NSA, What's Next as Mac Turns 30 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552956/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A140C0A10Cexclusive0Eapples0Etim0Ecook0Eon0Ensa0Ewhats0Enext0Eas0Emac0Eturns0E30A0C/story01.htm

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

Reporter Arrested for Threatening Hockey Player Boyfriend :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552957/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ccanadian0Ereporter0Earrested0Ein0Eus0Efor0Ethreatening0Ehockey0Eplayer0Eboyfriend0C/story01.htm

'Rat-Infested' Ghost Ship Eludes Trackers :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3652befa/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Crat0Einfested0Eghost0Eship0Eeludes0Etrackers0C/story01.htm


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25-Jan-2014 21:56

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

NASA: Early Mars was habitable :: NASA rovers find two spots that that may have been habitable in Mars' early years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/tech/innovation/mars-rover-life-environments/index.html?eref�ition

Why women are taking over the world of beer :: The number of professional women brewers is on the rise in the UK. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25656701#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

8 hotels that changed the industry :: En-suite bathrooms? Not till 1910. Minibars? Not till 1974. And other hospitality firsts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/travel/hotel-pioneers/index.html?eref�ition

Lifting Hong Kong's ivory 'burden' :: A large stash of contraband elephant ivory has become a "burden" and "security risk" for Hong Kong, say officials who plan to destroy the stockpile following similar moves by China and the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/hong-kong-ivory-destroy/index.html?eref�ition

Leader needed to help Syria's refugees :: The president of the World Bank has called for a concerted global effort to help Syria's refugees, saying the international community has failed to formulate an adequate response.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-world-bank-syria/index.html?eref�ition

In India, Abe hopes to conclude Japan's first defence sale in 40 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GSAFsNzyohQ/story01.htm

The world's ugliest monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

Queen's Baton Relay - Africa :: African leg of the Queen's Baton Relay
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-25828944#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: School to fine parents for lateness :: Emerson Valley School in Milton Keynes plans to fine parents of pupils who are constantly late.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25876101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peres: Hezbollah is 'main killer' in Syria :: Israel's President points finger at Iran over the carnage in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-peres-rouhani-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian Christians fear Islamist rebels :: Syria's Christians are fearful. Accused of being pro-regime, they say they have seen attacks on their towns and killings by Islamist rebels.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/23/tsr-pleitgen-syria-christians.cnn.html?eref�ition

India to grow 5.4 percent in fiscal year 2014/2015 - Reuters Poll :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-JNvHUuV9lw/story01.htm

Thai court opens way for poll delay, political deadlock :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qCdBW3BRwRM/story01.htm

Here's what to do about your anxiety :: Dr. Charles Raison, CNN's mental health expert, addresses two questions from readers on anxiety.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/health/raison-anxiety/index.html?eref�ition

South Sudan looters steal food to feed 220,000 for a month - UN :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Y68FAvXBKkw/story01.htm

In pictures: Cairo explosions :: Blast which apparently targeted Egypt's police force
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

IAEA: Long way to go on Iran accord :: The head of the UN's nuclear watchdog says the interim deal with Iran is an important step forward, but that there is still "a long way to go".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London basements: Pools, gyms, golf :: When you can't build up there's only one solution -- build down. At least that's the theory in some of London's wealthiest neighborhoods where residents are installing the likes of swimming pools, golf simulators and cinema rooms in luxury basement extensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/going-underground-london-luxury-basements/index.html?eref�ition

An iPhone bigger than your face? :: As various smart devices have gotten bigger than the iPhone, a new rumor says the Apple product may get bigger too.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/apple-bigger-iphones-larson-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Iglesias: Crash ended soccer dream :: Before the interview for Talk Asia, all I knew about Julio Iglesias was that he sings love songs -- and that the ladies seem to love him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/talk-asia-iglesias/index.html?eref�ition

Can this wearable tech save Intel? :: Meet the woman behind Intel's bold new strategy to move the company away from PCs and into wearable tech software.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/can-wearable-technology-reverse-intels-declining-fortunes/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court orders probe after tribal rape outcry :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rp-JvnFFyhk/story01.htm

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

Day in pictures: 24 January 2014 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25876483#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mobile phones sparking revolutions :: Africa's mobile phone adoption curve has been impressive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-africa-mobile-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Deselection call over Muhammad cartoon :: A Liberal Democrat candidate who tweeted a cartoon featuring Jesus and Muhammad receives death threats and faces calls to be deselected from contesting the 2015 general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25881508#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google patents taxi-and-eat ad tech :: Technology giant Google patents a way of linking online ads to free or discounted transport to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25878075#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suicide bomber kills four in Cairo, two more blasts follow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XQlWVNt_oFk/story01.htm

25-Jan-2014 21:55 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

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

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

Ukraine leader offers Prime Minister's post to opposition to end crisis - NDTV :: http://www.ndtv.com/article/world/ukraine-leader-offers-prime-minister-s-post-to-opposition-to-end-crisis-475510

Labour's City guru savages Ed Balls for 50p tax pledge - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10597475/Labours-City-guru-savages-Ed-Balls-for-50p-tax-pledge.html

'Major incident' declared in Somerset amid fears of further floods - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/major-incident-declared-in-somerset-amid-fears-of-further-floods-9084910.html

Opportunity rover clocks 10 years on Mars - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25878051

Room 101, BBC One, review - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/tvandradio/tv-and-radio-reviews/10595829/Room-101-BBC-One-review.html

Man develops star shaped eyes after electric shock - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/technology/science/man-develops-star-shaped-eyes-after-electric-shock/story-fnjwl2dr-1226810527289

Rare supernova explosion shocks astronomers - and is so close to Earth you ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/messier-82-supernova-rare-explosion-3059510

George Zimmerman Accused of Stealing Photo to Make Painting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36576ced/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ctrayvon0Emartin0Eshooter0Ezimmerman0Eaccused0Eof0Estealing0Ephoto0C/story01.htm

US Travel Alert for Russia Cites Black Widow For the First Time :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552950/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Cus0Etravel0Ealert0Enow0Ementions0Ethe0Eblack0Ewidow0Eand0Eterror0Ethreats0C/story01.htm

Olympians Warned About Wearing USA Gear in Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3655a33f/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Colympians0Ewarned0Eabout0Ewearing0Eteam0Eusa0Egear0Ein0Esochi0C/story01.htm

Exclusive: Apple CEO on NSA, What's Next as Mac Turns 30 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552956/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A140C0A10Cexclusive0Eapples0Etim0Ecook0Eon0Ensa0Ewhats0Enext0Eas0Emac0Eturns0E30A0C/story01.htm

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

Reporter Arrested for Threatening Hockey Player Boyfriend :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552957/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ccanadian0Ereporter0Earrested0Ein0Eus0Efor0Ethreatening0Ehockey0Eplayer0Eboyfriend0C/story01.htm

'Rat-Infested' Ghost Ship Eludes Trackers :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3652befa/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Crat0Einfested0Eghost0Eship0Eeludes0Etrackers0C/story01.htm


10

25-Jan-2014 20:54

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

NASA: Early Mars was habitable :: NASA rovers find two spots that that may have been habitable in Mars' early years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/tech/innovation/mars-rover-life-environments/index.html?eref�ition

Why women are taking over the world of beer :: The number of professional women brewers is on the rise in the UK. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25656701#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

8 hotels that changed the industry :: En-suite bathrooms? Not till 1910. Minibars? Not till 1974. And other hospitality firsts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/travel/hotel-pioneers/index.html?eref�ition

Lifting Hong Kong's ivory 'burden' :: A large stash of contraband elephant ivory has become a "burden" and "security risk" for Hong Kong, say officials who plan to destroy the stockpile following similar moves by China and the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/hong-kong-ivory-destroy/index.html?eref�ition

Leader needed to help Syria's refugees :: The president of the World Bank has called for a concerted global effort to help Syria's refugees, saying the international community has failed to formulate an adequate response.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-world-bank-syria/index.html?eref�ition

In India, Abe hopes to conclude Japan's first defence sale in 40 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GSAFsNzyohQ/story01.htm

The world's ugliest monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

Queen's Baton Relay - Africa :: African leg of the Queen's Baton Relay
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-25828944#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: School to fine parents for lateness :: Emerson Valley School in Milton Keynes plans to fine parents of pupils who are constantly late.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25876101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peres: Hezbollah is 'main killer' in Syria :: Israel's President points finger at Iran over the carnage in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-peres-rouhani-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian Christians fear Islamist rebels :: Syria's Christians are fearful. Accused of being pro-regime, they say they have seen attacks on their towns and killings by Islamist rebels.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/23/tsr-pleitgen-syria-christians.cnn.html?eref�ition

India to grow 5.4 percent in fiscal year 2014/2015 - Reuters Poll :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-JNvHUuV9lw/story01.htm

Thai court opens way for poll delay, political deadlock :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qCdBW3BRwRM/story01.htm

Here's what to do about your anxiety :: Dr. Charles Raison, CNN's mental health expert, addresses two questions from readers on anxiety.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/health/raison-anxiety/index.html?eref�ition

South Sudan looters steal food to feed 220,000 for a month - UN :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Y68FAvXBKkw/story01.htm

In pictures: Cairo explosions :: Blast which apparently targeted Egypt's police force
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

IAEA: Long way to go on Iran accord :: The head of the UN's nuclear watchdog says the interim deal with Iran is an important step forward, but that there is still "a long way to go".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London basements: Pools, gyms, golf :: When you can't build up there's only one solution -- build down. At least that's the theory in some of London's wealthiest neighborhoods where residents are installing the likes of swimming pools, golf simulators and cinema rooms in luxury basement extensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/going-underground-london-luxury-basements/index.html?eref�ition

An iPhone bigger than your face? :: As various smart devices have gotten bigger than the iPhone, a new rumor says the Apple product may get bigger too.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/apple-bigger-iphones-larson-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Iglesias: Crash ended soccer dream :: Before the interview for Talk Asia, all I knew about Julio Iglesias was that he sings love songs -- and that the ladies seem to love him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/talk-asia-iglesias/index.html?eref�ition

Can this wearable tech save Intel? :: Meet the woman behind Intel's bold new strategy to move the company away from PCs and into wearable tech software.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/can-wearable-technology-reverse-intels-declining-fortunes/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court orders probe after tribal rape outcry :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rp-JvnFFyhk/story01.htm

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

Day in pictures: 24 January 2014 :: 24 hours of news photos: 24 January
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-25876483#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mobile phones sparking revolutions :: Africa's mobile phone adoption curve has been impressive.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-africa-mobile-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Deselection call over Muhammad cartoon :: A Liberal Democrat candidate who tweeted a cartoon featuring Jesus and Muhammad receives death threats and faces calls to be deselected from contesting the 2015 general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-25881508#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google patents taxi-and-eat ad tech :: Technology giant Google patents a way of linking online ads to free or discounted transport to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-25878075#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Suicide bomber kills four in Cairo, two more blasts follow :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XQlWVNt_oFk/story01.htm

25-Jan-2014 20:54 Op-Ed

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 Columnist: For the Mentally Ill, It's Worse :: Taking stock 30 years after the powerful story of a severe schizophrenic was told.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/25/opinion/nocera-for-the-mentally-ill-its-worse.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Penance of Glenn Beck :: The former Fox News host made a meaningful confession, but the damage remains.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/25/opinion/the-penance-of-glenn-beck.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Huckabee Spills the Beans :: The former Republican presidential candidate is back to talking his way into a controversy. Well, now we know what he's been up to lately.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/25/opinion/collins-huckabee-spills-the-beans.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: It Takes a Generation :: A real national social mobility strategy must address youth development from ages 0 to 25.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/24/opinion/brooks-it-takes-a-generation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Populist Imperative :: This is why we're likely to hear a lot about inequality and social justice from President Obama next week.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/24/opinion/krugman-the-populist-imperative.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Billionaires and Boasts :: A football player's swagger turned all eyes to Seattle, but it was a claim by that city's most famous billionaire that deserved more attention.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/24/opinion/egan-billionaires-and-boasts.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


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25-Jan-2014 19:53

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

NASA: Early Mars was habitable :: NASA rovers find two spots that that may have been habitable in Mars' early years.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/tech/innovation/mars-rover-life-environments/index.html?eref�ition

Why women are taking over the world of beer :: The number of professional women brewers is on the rise in the UK. Why?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25656701#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

No plans to roll back gold import curbs: FM :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/B86fyunI9cY/story01.htm

8 hotels that changed the industry :: En-suite bathrooms? Not till 1910. Minibars? Not till 1974. And other hospitality firsts.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/travel/hotel-pioneers/index.html?eref�ition

Lifting Hong Kong's ivory 'burden' :: A large stash of contraband elephant ivory has become a "burden" and "security risk" for Hong Kong, say officials who plan to destroy the stockpile following similar moves by China and the U.S.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/hong-kong-ivory-destroy/index.html?eref�ition

Leader needed to help Syria's refugees :: The president of the World Bank has called for a concerted global effort to help Syria's refugees, saying the international community has failed to formulate an adequate response.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-world-bank-syria/index.html?eref�ition

In India, Abe hopes to conclude Japan's first defence sale in 40 years :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/GSAFsNzyohQ/story01.htm

The world's ugliest monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

Queen's Baton Relay - Africa :: African leg of the Queen's Baton Relay
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-25828944#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: School to fine parents for lateness :: Emerson Valley School in Milton Keynes plans to fine parents of pupils who are constantly late.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-25876101#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Peres: Hezbollah is 'main killer' in Syria :: Israel's President points finger at Iran over the carnage in Syria.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/davos-peres-rouhani-syria/index.html?eref�ition

Syrian Christians fear Islamist rebels :: Syria's Christians are fearful. Accused of being pro-regime, they say they have seen attacks on their towns and killings by Islamist rebels.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/23/tsr-pleitgen-syria-christians.cnn.html?eref�ition

India to grow 5.4 percent in fiscal year 2014/2015 - Reuters Poll :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/-JNvHUuV9lw/story01.htm

Thai court opens way for poll delay, political deadlock :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/qCdBW3BRwRM/story01.htm

Bieber: 'What the f*** did I do?' :: Teen idol's spirited reaction to police who arrested him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/showbiz/justin-bieber-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Here's what to do about your anxiety :: Dr. Charles Raison, CNN's mental health expert, addresses two questions from readers on anxiety.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/health/raison-anxiety/index.html?eref�ition

South Sudan looters steal food to feed 220,000 for a month - UN :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Y68FAvXBKkw/story01.htm

In pictures: Cairo explosions :: Blast which apparently targeted Egypt's police force
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877429#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

IAEA: Long way to go on Iran accord :: The head of the UN's nuclear watchdog says the interim deal with Iran is an important step forward, but that there is still "a long way to go".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-25877431#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

London basements: Pools, gyms, golf :: When you can't build up there's only one solution -- build down. At least that's the theory in some of London's wealthiest neighborhoods where residents are installing the likes of swimming pools, golf simulators and cinema rooms in luxury basement extensions.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/going-underground-london-luxury-basements/index.html?eref�ition

An iPhone bigger than your face? :: As various smart devices have gotten bigger than the iPhone, a new rumor says the Apple product may get bigger too.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/apple-bigger-iphones-larson-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Iglesias: Crash ended soccer dream :: Before the interview for Talk Asia, all I knew about Julio Iglesias was that he sings love songs -- and that the ladies seem to love him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/asia/talk-asia-iglesias/index.html?eref�ition

Can this wearable tech save Intel? :: Meet the woman behind Intel's bold new strategy to move the company away from PCs and into wearable tech software.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/business/can-wearable-technology-reverse-intels-declining-fortunes/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court orders probe after tribal rape outcry :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/rp-JvnFFyhk/story01.htm

Snowden :: Edward Snowden says the time isn't right to return to the United States, and his current host, Russia, on Friday signaled it will not pressure him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/europe/russia-snowden/index.html?eref�ition

Bieber :: Teen idol's spirited reaction to police who arrested him.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/23/showbiz/justin-bieber-arrest/index.html?eref�ition

Ukraine :: A senior European Union official is due in Ukraine on Friday amid a stalemate between the president and the opposition, and days of clashes between police and protesters.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/world/europe/ukraine-protests-eu/index.html?eref�ition

Ugly monuments :: Thin line between artistic statement and hideous howlers.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/24/travel/worlds-ugliest-monuments/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The 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

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

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

President offers to share power as Ukraine protesters warned - The Australian :: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/political-talks-as-ukraine-protesters-threatened/story-e6frg6so-1226810540591

Did cops fudge Bieber arrest? Reports that singer was under speed limit and ... - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/entertainment/celebrity-life/did-cops-fudge-bieber-arrest-reports-that-singer-was-under-speed-limit-and-had-low-blood-alcohol-limit/story-fn907478-1226810554976

Ed Balls: 'It's not business as usual, it's change' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10596912/Ed-Balls-Its-not-business-as-usual-its-change.html

Justin Bieber was driving under the speed limit - TV3.ie :: http://www.tv3.ie/entertainment_article.php?locID%3D1.803.810%26article%3D124555

Opportunity rover clocks 10 years on Mars - BBC News :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-25878051

Man develops star shaped eyes after electric shock - NEWS.com.au :: http://www.news.com.au/technology/science/man-develops-star-shaped-eyes-after-electric-shock/story-fnjwl2dr-1226810527289

Rare supernova explosion shocks astronomers - and is so close to Earth you ... - Mirror.co.uk :: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/messier-82-supernova-rare-explosion-3059510

George Zimmerman Accused of Stealing Photo to Make Painting :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36576ced/sc/38/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ctrayvon0Emartin0Eshooter0Ezimmerman0Eaccused0Eof0Estealing0Ephoto0C/story01.htm

US Travel Alert for Russia Cites Black Widow For the First Time :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552950/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Cus0Etravel0Ealert0Enow0Ementions0Ethe0Eblack0Ewidow0Eand0Eterror0Ethreats0C/story01.htm

Olympians Warned About Wearing USA Gear in Sochi :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3655a33f/sc/1/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Colympians0Ewarned0Eabout0Ewearing0Eteam0Eusa0Egear0Ein0Esochi0C/story01.htm

Exclusive: Apple CEO on NSA, What's Next as Mac Turns 30 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552956/sc/5/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Ctechnology0C20A140C0A10Cexclusive0Eapples0Etim0Ecook0Eon0Ensa0Ewhats0Enext0Eas0Emac0Eturns0E30A0C/story01.htm

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

Reporter Arrested for Threatening Hockey Player Boyfriend :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36552957/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Ccanadian0Ereporter0Earrested0Ein0Eus0Efor0Ethreatening0Ehockey0Eplayer0Eboyfriend0C/story01.htm

Gmail takes a Friday timeout - CNET :: http://news.cnet.com/8301-1001_3-57617763-92/gmail-takes-a-friday-timeout/

'Rat-Infested' Ghost Ship Eludes Trackers :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3652befa/sc/8/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0Cblogs0Cheadlines0C20A140C0A10Crat0Einfested0Eghost0Eship0Eeludes0Etrackers0C/story01.htm


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