Wednesday, February 5, 2014

05-Feb-2014 23:16

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

Ice-carved orchestra :: Ice Sculpture Artist Tim Linhart on making some of the rarest instruments in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/newsroom-hk-ice-orchestra-sweden.cnn.html?eref�ition

250 dolphins could be killed :: Conservationists say 250 bottlenose dolphins will be slaughtered or sold by fishermen in Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/18/jvm-sot-dolphin-slaughter-japan.hln.html?eref�ition

Dancing boy wows judges :: An 8-year-old boy is lighting up the internet with his performance on "India's Got Talent." HLN's A.J. Hammer reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/01/23/sbt-indias-got-talent-dancing-kid.hln.html?eref�ition

'Lucky money' goes online :: A growing number of Chinese are keeping their cash in their wallets this Lunar New Year as the traditional exchange of red packets of money is moving from the physical world into the digital space.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/business/online-lai-see-lucky-money/index.html?eref�ition

Plush toy or protest symbol? :: Hong Kongers are howling in disappointment as their potent -- if unlikely -- symbol of protest once again goes missing from the city's shelves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/31/world/asia/ikea-lufsig-hk-restock/index.html?eref�ition

Party expels 'bulldozer' mayor :: China's ruling Communist Party has expelled the former mayor of Nanjing for bribery and abuse of power, describing him as "morally corrupt."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/world/asia/china-mayor-explusion/index.html?eref�ition

A polar cub's first snow :: A polar bear cub, the lone survivor of its litter, experiences snow for the first time at the Toronto Zoo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/topvideos/2014/01/30/newday-polar-bear-cub-sees-snow-first-time-tell.cnn.html?eref�ition

Royal Olympian's 'strip tease' :: German prince & Mexican ski racer Hubertus von Hohenlohe shows CNN his Olympic outfit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/30/sochi-mexican-ski-racer-von-hohenlohe-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Oxfam: $110 trillion owned by top 1% :: CNN's Richard Quest speaks to Oxfam International's Winnie Byanima about a new report on global income inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/20/davos-income-inequality-oxfam-international-winnie-byanima-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Philip Seymour Hoffman :: The late Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26010766#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: N Koreans get 'western education' :: BBC Panorama has gained exclusive access to a university, largely paid for by Western Christian charities, that teaches the state's future elite.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26022568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

12 die in Xinjiang province :: At least a dozen people died in police operations targeting alleged terrorists in a northwest Chinese province, which is home to an ethnic Muslim minority, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-deadly-raids/index.html?eref�ition

Court: Activist sentenced to 4 years :: Xu Zhiyong, a high-profile Chinese activist accused of organizing protests against official corruption, has been convicted and sentenced to four years in prison, a Beijing court announced Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-activist-trial-media/index.html?eref�ition

Man executed over sex slaves :: A Chinese man was executed on Tuesday for keeping six women in a dungeon as sex slaves and killing two of them, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/22/world/asia/china-sex-slaves-execution/index.html?eref�ition

11 things to know about Lunar New Year :: It's that time again: Lunar New Year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/27/travel/11-things-lny/index.html?eref�ition

H7N9 bird flu cases spike :: When Mr He, a 39-year-old furniture factory owner came down with flu symptoms late last year, he wasn't worried.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/health/h7n9-bird-flu-china/index.html?eref�ition

Asia chases China's tourist dollar :: The Lunar New Year gallops ever closer and with it the world's largest human migration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/travel/asia-china-tourists/index.html?eref�ition

Virgin Galactic bars Chinese :: Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, has barred Chinese nationals from applying for spots on its first commercial flights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/virgin-galactic-chinese/index.html?eref�ition

The truth about Chinese New Year :: I thought I could drink.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/cny-baijiu/index.html?eref�ition

CNN joins the great trek home :: Zhou Xia walks briskly and with a certain purpose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/world/asia/china-new-year-migration-mckenzie/index.html?eref�ition

Does English still borrow words from other languages? :: English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26014925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Testing planes in extreme weather :: What happens when an A350 hits subzero temperatures? Airbus heads to the Arctic to find out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/03/travel/plane-airbus-cold-weather-testing/index.html?eref�ition

Samsung to unveil latest Galaxy smartphone in late Feb :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1SLYsayfGy0/story01.htm

Ivanovic blasts open race as Chelsea win at City :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E1J2PQsdjPs/story01.htm

New Microsoft CEO Nadella faces challenges in mobile, investor relations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/H5yj7CG8bTc/story01.htm

Europe's stunning metro stations :: These quirky and beautiful subway stops make commuting look fun.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/04/travel/europes-best-metro-stations/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2014 23:16 10

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

UK weather: Britain battered by 90mph storms - and there's worse to come - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/weather/10620681/UK-weather-Britain-battered-by-90mph-storms-and-theres-worse-to-come.html

'The Biggest Loser' Winner Rachel Frederickson Weighs 105 Pounds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36c225b9/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cbiggest0Eloser0Ewinner0Erachel0Efrederickson0Eweighs0E10A50Epounds0Cstory0Did0F22375275/story01.htm

Prince single may miss top 100 spot - Belfast Telegraph :: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/music/news/prince-single-may-miss-top-100-spot-29983145.html

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

An Unusual Partnership to Tackle Stubborn Diseases :: The National Institutes of Health, 10 drug companies and seven nonprofits will collaborate to speed the development of treatments for Alzheimer's, Type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/health/nih-joins-drug-makers-and-nonprofits-on-stubborn-diseases.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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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05-Feb-2014 22:16

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

Ice-carved orchestra :: Ice Sculpture Artist Tim Linhart on making some of the rarest instruments in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/newsroom-hk-ice-orchestra-sweden.cnn.html?eref�ition

250 dolphins could be killed :: Conservationists say 250 bottlenose dolphins will be slaughtered or sold by fishermen in Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/18/jvm-sot-dolphin-slaughter-japan.hln.html?eref�ition

Dancing boy wows judges :: An 8-year-old boy is lighting up the internet with his performance on "India's Got Talent." HLN's A.J. Hammer reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/01/23/sbt-indias-got-talent-dancing-kid.hln.html?eref�ition

'Lucky money' goes online :: A growing number of Chinese are keeping their cash in their wallets this Lunar New Year as the traditional exchange of red packets of money is moving from the physical world into the digital space.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/business/online-lai-see-lucky-money/index.html?eref�ition

Plush toy or protest symbol? :: Hong Kongers are howling in disappointment as their potent -- if unlikely -- symbol of protest once again goes missing from the city's shelves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/31/world/asia/ikea-lufsig-hk-restock/index.html?eref�ition

Party expels 'bulldozer' mayor :: China's ruling Communist Party has expelled the former mayor of Nanjing for bribery and abuse of power, describing him as "morally corrupt."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/world/asia/china-mayor-explusion/index.html?eref�ition

A polar cub's first snow :: A polar bear cub, the lone survivor of its litter, experiences snow for the first time at the Toronto Zoo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/topvideos/2014/01/30/newday-polar-bear-cub-sees-snow-first-time-tell.cnn.html?eref�ition

Royal Olympian's 'strip tease' :: German prince & Mexican ski racer Hubertus von Hohenlohe shows CNN his Olympic outfit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/30/sochi-mexican-ski-racer-von-hohenlohe-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Oxfam: $110 trillion owned by top 1% :: CNN's Richard Quest speaks to Oxfam International's Winnie Byanima about a new report on global income inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/20/davos-income-inequality-oxfam-international-winnie-byanima-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Philip Seymour Hoffman :: The late Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26010766#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: N Koreans get 'western education' :: BBC Panorama has gained exclusive access to a university, largely paid for by Western Christian charities, that teaches the state's future elite.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26022568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

12 die in Xinjiang province :: At least a dozen people died in police operations targeting alleged terrorists in a northwest Chinese province, which is home to an ethnic Muslim minority, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-deadly-raids/index.html?eref�ition

Court: Activist sentenced to 4 years :: Xu Zhiyong, a high-profile Chinese activist accused of organizing protests against official corruption, has been convicted and sentenced to four years in prison, a Beijing court announced Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-activist-trial-media/index.html?eref�ition

Man executed over sex slaves :: A Chinese man was executed on Tuesday for keeping six women in a dungeon as sex slaves and killing two of them, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/22/world/asia/china-sex-slaves-execution/index.html?eref�ition

11 things to know about Lunar New Year :: It's that time again: Lunar New Year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/27/travel/11-things-lny/index.html?eref�ition

H7N9 bird flu cases spike :: When Mr He, a 39-year-old furniture factory owner came down with flu symptoms late last year, he wasn't worried.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/health/h7n9-bird-flu-china/index.html?eref�ition

Asia chases China's tourist dollar :: The Lunar New Year gallops ever closer and with it the world's largest human migration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/travel/asia-china-tourists/index.html?eref�ition

Virgin Galactic bars Chinese :: Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, has barred Chinese nationals from applying for spots on its first commercial flights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/virgin-galactic-chinese/index.html?eref�ition

The truth about Chinese New Year :: I thought I could drink.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/cny-baijiu/index.html?eref�ition

CNN joins the great trek home :: Zhou Xia walks briskly and with a certain purpose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/world/asia/china-new-year-migration-mckenzie/index.html?eref�ition

Autopsy conducted on Hoffman, answers sought on actor's drug use :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s__U2FX8wvo/story01.htm

Does English still borrow words from other languages? :: English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26014925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Testing planes in extreme weather :: What happens when an A350 hits subzero temperatures? Airbus heads to the Arctic to find out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/03/travel/plane-airbus-cold-weather-testing/index.html?eref�ition

Samsung to unveil latest Galaxy smartphone in late Feb :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1SLYsayfGy0/story01.htm

Ivanovic blasts open race as Chelsea win at City :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E1J2PQsdjPs/story01.htm

New Microsoft CEO Nadella faces challenges in mobile, investor relations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/H5yj7CG8bTc/story01.htm

05-Feb-2014 22:15 10

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Snowboarder Shaun White withdraws amid concerns about Olympic slopestyle ... - Washington Post :: http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/olympics/snowboarder-shaun-white-withdraws-amid-concerns-about-olympic-slopestyle-source/2014/02/05/969c7e8c-8e99-11e3-b227-12a45d109e03_story.html

Pulling power: Wendi Deng reportedly wrote a letter praising Tony Blair's body ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/pulling-power-wendi-deng-reportedly-wrote-a-letter-praising-tony-blairs-body--but-shed-hardly-be-the-first-to-go-weak-at-the-knees-9110322.html

'The Biggest Loser' Winner Rachel Frederickson Weighs 105 Pounds :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/36c225b9/sc/17/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0Cbiggest0Eloser0Ewinner0Erachel0Efrederickson0Eweighs0E10A50Epounds0Cstory0Did0F22375275/story01.htm

Prince single may miss top 100 spot - Belfast Telegraph :: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/music/news/prince-single-may-miss-top-100-spot-29983145.html

TECHNO FILE: Facebook celebrates its 10th anniversary with prime Paper - BDlive :: http://www.bdlive.co.za/life/gadgets/2014/02/05/techno-file-facebook-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary-with-prime-paper

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

An Unusual Partnership to Tackle Stubborn Diseases :: The National Institutes of Health, 10 drug companies and seven nonprofits will collaborate to speed the development of treatments for Alzheimer's, Type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/health/nih-joins-drug-makers-and-nonprofits-on-stubborn-diseases.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

05-Feb-2014 21:14

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

Ice-carved orchestra :: Ice Sculpture Artist Tim Linhart on making some of the rarest instruments in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/newsroom-hk-ice-orchestra-sweden.cnn.html?eref�ition

250 dolphins could be killed :: Conservationists say 250 bottlenose dolphins will be slaughtered or sold by fishermen in Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/18/jvm-sot-dolphin-slaughter-japan.hln.html?eref�ition

Dancing boy wows judges :: An 8-year-old boy is lighting up the internet with his performance on "India's Got Talent." HLN's A.J. Hammer reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/01/23/sbt-indias-got-talent-dancing-kid.hln.html?eref�ition

'Lucky money' goes online :: A growing number of Chinese are keeping their cash in their wallets this Lunar New Year as the traditional exchange of red packets of money is moving from the physical world into the digital space.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/business/online-lai-see-lucky-money/index.html?eref�ition

Plush toy or protest symbol? :: Hong Kongers are howling in disappointment as their potent -- if unlikely -- symbol of protest once again goes missing from the city's shelves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/31/world/asia/ikea-lufsig-hk-restock/index.html?eref�ition

Party expels 'bulldozer' mayor :: China's ruling Communist Party has expelled the former mayor of Nanjing for bribery and abuse of power, describing him as "morally corrupt."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/world/asia/china-mayor-explusion/index.html?eref�ition

A polar cub's first snow :: A polar bear cub, the lone survivor of its litter, experiences snow for the first time at the Toronto Zoo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/topvideos/2014/01/30/newday-polar-bear-cub-sees-snow-first-time-tell.cnn.html?eref�ition

Royal Olympian's 'strip tease' :: German prince & Mexican ski racer Hubertus von Hohenlohe shows CNN his Olympic outfit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/30/sochi-mexican-ski-racer-von-hohenlohe-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Oxfam: $110 trillion owned by top 1% :: CNN's Richard Quest speaks to Oxfam International's Winnie Byanima about a new report on global income inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/20/davos-income-inequality-oxfam-international-winnie-byanima-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Philip Seymour Hoffman :: The late Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26010766#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: N Koreans get 'western education' :: BBC Panorama has gained exclusive access to a university, largely paid for by Western Christian charities, that teaches the state's future elite.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26022568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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

12 die in Xinjiang province :: At least a dozen people died in police operations targeting alleged terrorists in a northwest Chinese province, which is home to an ethnic Muslim minority, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-deadly-raids/index.html?eref�ition

Court: Activist sentenced to 4 years :: Xu Zhiyong, a high-profile Chinese activist accused of organizing protests against official corruption, has been convicted and sentenced to four years in prison, a Beijing court announced Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-activist-trial-media/index.html?eref�ition

Man executed over sex slaves :: A Chinese man was executed on Tuesday for keeping six women in a dungeon as sex slaves and killing two of them, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/22/world/asia/china-sex-slaves-execution/index.html?eref�ition

11 things to know about Lunar New Year :: It's that time again: Lunar New Year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/27/travel/11-things-lny/index.html?eref�ition

H7N9 bird flu cases spike :: When Mr He, a 39-year-old furniture factory owner came down with flu symptoms late last year, he wasn't worried.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/health/h7n9-bird-flu-china/index.html?eref�ition

Asia chases China's tourist dollar :: The Lunar New Year gallops ever closer and with it the world's largest human migration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/travel/asia-china-tourists/index.html?eref�ition

Virgin Galactic bars Chinese :: Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, has barred Chinese nationals from applying for spots on its first commercial flights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/virgin-galactic-chinese/index.html?eref�ition

The truth about Chinese New Year :: I thought I could drink.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/cny-baijiu/index.html?eref�ition

CNN joins the great trek home :: Zhou Xia walks briskly and with a certain purpose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/world/asia/china-new-year-migration-mckenzie/index.html?eref�ition

Autopsy conducted on Hoffman, answers sought on actor's drug use :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s__U2FX8wvo/story01.htm

Does English still borrow words from other languages? :: English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26014925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Testing planes in extreme weather :: What happens when an A350 hits subzero temperatures? Airbus heads to the Arctic to find out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/03/travel/plane-airbus-cold-weather-testing/index.html?eref�ition

Samsung to unveil latest Galaxy smartphone in late Feb :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1SLYsayfGy0/story01.htm

Ivanovic blasts open race as Chelsea win at City :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/E1J2PQsdjPs/story01.htm

New Microsoft CEO Nadella faces challenges in mobile, investor relations :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/H5yj7CG8bTc/story01.htm

05-Feb-2014 21:14 10

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

A farewell to Kevin Pietersen, and border-hopping sportsmen - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/a-farewell-to-kevin-pietersen-and-borderhopping-sportsmen-9110296.html

Prince single may miss top 100 spot - Belfast Telegraph :: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/music/news/prince-single-may-miss-top-100-spot-29983145.html

Connecticut governor proposes $10.10 minimum wage :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/oTohf8m9kGg/index.html

GP fears losing job over pledge to keep patient data private - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/nhs/10618814/GP-fears-losing-job-over-pledge-to-keep-patient-data-private.html

TECHNO FILE: Facebook celebrates its 10th anniversary with prime Paper - BDlive :: http://www.bdlive.co.za/life/gadgets/2014/02/05/techno-file-facebook-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary-with-prime-paper

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

An Unusual Partnership to Tackle Stubborn Diseases :: The National Institutes of Health, 10 drug companies and seven nonprofits will collaborate to speed the development of treatments for Alzheimer's, Type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/health/nih-joins-drug-makers-and-nonprofits-on-stubborn-diseases.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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

05-Feb-2014 20:14

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

Ice-carved orchestra :: Ice Sculpture Artist Tim Linhart on making some of the rarest instruments in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/newsroom-hk-ice-orchestra-sweden.cnn.html?eref�ition

250 dolphins could be killed :: Conservationists say 250 bottlenose dolphins will be slaughtered or sold by fishermen in Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/18/jvm-sot-dolphin-slaughter-japan.hln.html?eref�ition

Dancing boy wows judges :: An 8-year-old boy is lighting up the internet with his performance on "India's Got Talent." HLN's A.J. Hammer reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/01/23/sbt-indias-got-talent-dancing-kid.hln.html?eref�ition

'Lucky money' goes online :: A growing number of Chinese are keeping their cash in their wallets this Lunar New Year as the traditional exchange of red packets of money is moving from the physical world into the digital space.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/business/online-lai-see-lucky-money/index.html?eref�ition

Plush toy or protest symbol? :: Hong Kongers are howling in disappointment as their potent -- if unlikely -- symbol of protest once again goes missing from the city's shelves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/31/world/asia/ikea-lufsig-hk-restock/index.html?eref�ition

Party expels 'bulldozer' mayor :: China's ruling Communist Party has expelled the former mayor of Nanjing for bribery and abuse of power, describing him as "morally corrupt."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/world/asia/china-mayor-explusion/index.html?eref�ition

A polar cub's first snow :: A polar bear cub, the lone survivor of its litter, experiences snow for the first time at the Toronto Zoo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/topvideos/2014/01/30/newday-polar-bear-cub-sees-snow-first-time-tell.cnn.html?eref�ition

Royal Olympian's 'strip tease' :: German prince & Mexican ski racer Hubertus von Hohenlohe shows CNN his Olympic outfit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/30/sochi-mexican-ski-racer-von-hohenlohe-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Oxfam: $110 trillion owned by top 1% :: CNN's Richard Quest speaks to Oxfam International's Winnie Byanima about a new report on global income inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/20/davos-income-inequality-oxfam-international-winnie-byanima-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Philip Seymour Hoffman :: The late Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26010766#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Student kills two in Moscow school in possible revenge attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f_YFaaUpimQ/story01.htm

VIDEO: N Koreans get 'western education' :: BBC Panorama has gained exclusive access to a university, largely paid for by Western Christian charities, that teaches the state's future elite.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26022568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: House of Commons :: Lib Dem MP Stephen Gilbert is leading a debate on job losses in the china clay industry.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

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

12 die in Xinjiang province :: At least a dozen people died in police operations targeting alleged terrorists in a northwest Chinese province, which is home to an ethnic Muslim minority, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-deadly-raids/index.html?eref�ition

Court: Activist sentenced to 4 years :: Xu Zhiyong, a high-profile Chinese activist accused of organizing protests against official corruption, has been convicted and sentenced to four years in prison, a Beijing court announced Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-activist-trial-media/index.html?eref�ition

Man executed over sex slaves :: A Chinese man was executed on Tuesday for keeping six women in a dungeon as sex slaves and killing two of them, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/22/world/asia/china-sex-slaves-execution/index.html?eref�ition

11 things to know about Lunar New Year :: It's that time again: Lunar New Year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/27/travel/11-things-lny/index.html?eref�ition

H7N9 bird flu cases spike :: When Mr He, a 39-year-old furniture factory owner came down with flu symptoms late last year, he wasn't worried.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/health/h7n9-bird-flu-china/index.html?eref�ition

Asia chases China's tourist dollar :: The Lunar New Year gallops ever closer and with it the world's largest human migration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/travel/asia-china-tourists/index.html?eref�ition

Virgin Galactic bars Chinese :: Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, has barred Chinese nationals from applying for spots on its first commercial flights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/virgin-galactic-chinese/index.html?eref�ition

The truth about Chinese New Year :: I thought I could drink.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/cny-baijiu/index.html?eref�ition

CNN joins the great trek home :: Zhou Xia walks briskly and with a certain purpose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/world/asia/china-new-year-migration-mckenzie/index.html?eref�ition

Corruption costs European economy 120 billion euros a year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XrJQBx5y3CU/story01.htm

Autopsy conducted on Hoffman, answers sought on actor's drug use :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s__U2FX8wvo/story01.htm

Does English still borrow words from other languages? :: English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26014925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Testing planes in extreme weather :: What happens when an A350 hits subzero temperatures? Airbus heads to the Arctic to find out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/03/travel/plane-airbus-cold-weather-testing/index.html?eref�ition

05-Feb-2014 20:14 10

Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Prince single may miss top 100 spot - Belfast Telegraph :: http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/entertainment/music/news/prince-single-may-miss-top-100-spot-29983145.html

GP fears losing job over pledge to keep patient data private - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/nhs/10618814/GP-fears-losing-job-over-pledge-to-keep-patient-data-private.html

TECHNO FILE: Facebook celebrates its 10th anniversary with prime Paper - BDlive :: http://www.bdlive.co.za/life/gadgets/2014/02/05/techno-file-facebook-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary-with-prime-paper

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

An Unusual Partnership to Tackle Stubborn Diseases :: The National Institutes of Health, 10 drug companies and seven nonprofits will collaborate to speed the development of treatments for Alzheimer's, Type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/health/nih-joins-drug-makers-and-nonprofits-on-stubborn-diseases.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

TIME 100 Persons Of The Century :: We've wrapped up our selection of the most influential people of the 20th century. Here is our complete list
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,991227,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

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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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

Ice-carved orchestra :: Ice Sculpture Artist Tim Linhart on making some of the rarest instruments in the world.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/24/newsroom-hk-ice-orchestra-sweden.cnn.html?eref�ition

250 dolphins could be killed :: Conservationists say 250 bottlenose dolphins will be slaughtered or sold by fishermen in Japan.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/01/18/jvm-sot-dolphin-slaughter-japan.hln.html?eref�ition

Dancing boy wows judges :: An 8-year-old boy is lighting up the internet with his performance on "India's Got Talent." HLN's A.J. Hammer reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/showbiz/2014/01/23/sbt-indias-got-talent-dancing-kid.hln.html?eref�ition

'Lucky money' goes online :: A growing number of Chinese are keeping their cash in their wallets this Lunar New Year as the traditional exchange of red packets of money is moving from the physical world into the digital space.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/business/online-lai-see-lucky-money/index.html?eref�ition

Plush toy or protest symbol? :: Hong Kongers are howling in disappointment as their potent -- if unlikely -- symbol of protest once again goes missing from the city's shelves.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/31/world/asia/ikea-lufsig-hk-restock/index.html?eref�ition

Party expels 'bulldozer' mayor :: China's ruling Communist Party has expelled the former mayor of Nanjing for bribery and abuse of power, describing him as "morally corrupt."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/30/world/asia/china-mayor-explusion/index.html?eref�ition

A polar cub's first snow :: A polar bear cub, the lone survivor of its litter, experiences snow for the first time at the Toronto Zoo.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/topvideos/2014/01/30/newday-polar-bear-cub-sees-snow-first-time-tell.cnn.html?eref�ition

Royal Olympian's 'strip tease' :: German prince & Mexican ski racer Hubertus von Hohenlohe shows CNN his Olympic outfit.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/01/30/sochi-mexican-ski-racer-von-hohenlohe-newday.cnn.html?eref�ition

Oxfam: $110 trillion owned by top 1% :: CNN's Richard Quest speaks to Oxfam International's Winnie Byanima about a new report on global income inequality.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/01/20/davos-income-inequality-oxfam-international-winnie-byanima-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Philip Seymour Hoffman :: The late Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26010766#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Student kills two in Moscow school in possible revenge attack :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/f_YFaaUpimQ/story01.htm

VIDEO: N Koreans get 'western education' :: BBC Panorama has gained exclusive access to a university, largely paid for by Western Christian charities, that teaches the state's future elite.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-26022568#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are taking part in an opposition day debate on job insecurity and the cost of living.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

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

12 die in Xinjiang province :: At least a dozen people died in police operations targeting alleged terrorists in a northwest Chinese province, which is home to an ethnic Muslim minority, state-run news agency Xinhua reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-deadly-raids/index.html?eref�ition

Court: Activist sentenced to 4 years :: Xu Zhiyong, a high-profile Chinese activist accused of organizing protests against official corruption, has been convicted and sentenced to four years in prison, a Beijing court announced Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/25/world/asia/china-activist-trial-media/index.html?eref�ition

Man executed over sex slaves :: A Chinese man was executed on Tuesday for keeping six women in a dungeon as sex slaves and killing two of them, state media reported.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/22/world/asia/china-sex-slaves-execution/index.html?eref�ition

11 things to know about Lunar New Year :: It's that time again: Lunar New Year.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/27/travel/11-things-lny/index.html?eref�ition

H7N9 bird flu cases spike :: When Mr He, a 39-year-old furniture factory owner came down with flu symptoms late last year, he wasn't worried.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/health/h7n9-bird-flu-china/index.html?eref�ition

Asia chases China's tourist dollar :: The Lunar New Year gallops ever closer and with it the world's largest human migration.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/travel/asia-china-tourists/index.html?eref�ition

Virgin Galactic bars Chinese :: Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company founded by British billionaire Richard Branson, has barred Chinese nationals from applying for spots on its first commercial flights.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/virgin-galactic-chinese/index.html?eref�ition

The truth about Chinese New Year :: I thought I could drink.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/travel/cny-baijiu/index.html?eref�ition

CNN joins the great trek home :: Zhou Xia walks briskly and with a certain purpose.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/29/world/asia/china-new-year-migration-mckenzie/index.html?eref�ition

Corruption costs European economy 120 billion euros a year :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XrJQBx5y3CU/story01.htm

Autopsy conducted on Hoffman, answers sought on actor's drug use :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/s__U2FX8wvo/story01.htm

Does English still borrow words from other languages? :: English language has "borrowed" words for centuries. But is it now lending more than it's taking?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26014925#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Testing planes in extreme weather :: What happens when an A350 hits subzero temperatures? Airbus heads to the Arctic to find out.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/03/travel/plane-airbus-cold-weather-testing/index.html?eref�ition

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Women in Texas Sue a Porn Site :: More than a dozen women filed a civil lawsuit in Texas state court against a porn website, Texxxan.com, alleging their intimate photos were posted illegally and included information that made them easy to identify.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323301104578258203530565638.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

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

Bob Crow: London tube strike 'very effective' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/road-and-rail-transport/10620317/Bob-Crow-London-tube-strike-very-effective.html

Axl Rose slams Red Hot Chili Peppers for not playing live at Super Bowl - Today.com (blog) :: http://www.today.com/entertainment/axl-rose-slams-red-hot-chili-peppers-not-playing-live-2D12062210

Facebook: Born in a dorm room, the site that had no business plan turns 10 ... - Vancouver Sun :: http://www.vancouversun.com/business/technology/Born%2Bdorm%2Broom%2Beyeing%2Bworld%2Bdominance%2BFacebook%2Bturns/9468642/story.html

Connecticut governor proposes $10.10 minimum wage :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/oTohf8m9kGg/index.html

GP fears losing job over pledge to keep patient data private - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/nhs/10618814/GP-fears-losing-job-over-pledge-to-keep-patient-data-private.html

TECHNO FILE: Facebook celebrates its 10th anniversary with prime Paper - BDlive :: http://www.bdlive.co.za/life/gadgets/2014/02/05/techno-file-facebook-celebrates-its-10th-anniversary-with-prime-paper

Google's Eric Schmidt gets $106 million in bonuses :: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/money_mostpopular/~3/BE2iR92BPWw/index.html

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

An Unusual Partnership to Tackle Stubborn Diseases :: The National Institutes of Health, 10 drug companies and seven nonprofits will collaborate to speed the development of treatments for Alzheimer's, Type 2 diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/05/health/nih-joins-drug-makers-and-nonprofits-on-stubborn-diseases.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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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