Saturday, February 8, 2014

08-Feb-2014 23:27

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Teachers' strike set for 26 March :: Teachers in England and Wales are to walk out on a national strike on 26 March in a dispute over pay and conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26080285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

08-Feb-2014 23:27 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 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

10 Questions with Tommy Hilfiger :: The fashion industry titan talks about acceptance, autism and why nobody should wear florals
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2164822,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Munger Tolles Posts Double-Digit Gains - The American Lawyer :: http://www.americanlawyer.com/home/id%3D1202641658100/The%2BAm%2BLaw%2B100%2Bthe%2BEarly%2BNumbers%2BMunger%2BTolles%2BPosts%2BDoubleDigit%2BGains%253Fmcode%3D1202617075486%26curindex%3D3

Six Nations 2014: Ireland keep it simple to leave Wales bereft - BBC Sport :: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/rugby-union/26105065

Mark Harper resigns after hiring illegal immigrant - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/conservative/10626150/Mark-Harper-resigns-after-hiring-illegal-immigrant.html

FRANCE: 102-year-old Frenchman beats cycling record... again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20140201-102-year-old-frenchman-beats-cycling-record-again

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

Hit iPhone game Red Bouncing Ball Spikes cost $10 to make - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/feb/07/iphone-game-app-red-bouncing-ball-flappy-bird


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08-Feb-2014 22:26

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Teachers' strike set for 26 March :: Teachers in England and Wales are to walk out on a national strike on 26 March in a dispute over pay and conditions.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26080285#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

08-Feb-2014 22:26 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Pen, a Phone and a Meme :: The G.O.P.'s latest attack: labeling Obama as "lawless."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/blow-a-pen-a-phone-and-a-meme.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Boehner on Fantasy Island :: It's time for a pop quiz, people! But, don't start sweating just yet. This one is really easy. I promise.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/collins-boehner-on-fantasy-island.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Post Office Banks on the Poor :: A new plan would raise cash by offering financial services.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/the-post-office-banks-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Pussy Riot Tells All :: The women who spoke out in Russia and paid a high price are using their freedom to promote freedom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/nocera-pussy-riot-tells-all.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Other People's Views :: When should you care about what your peers and friends think and when should you not?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/brooks-other-peoples-views.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health, Work, Lies :: From all the brouhaha over this week's C.B.O. report, it seems as if job losses are the new death panels when it comes to attacking health reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/krugman-health-work-lies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Stop Heroin Deaths :: An antidote to heroin overdose exists and should be made widely available.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/how-to-stop-heroin-deaths.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

08-Feb-2014 21:25

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Violent clashes at Rio fares protest :: Hundreds of Brazilian demonstrators clash with riot police in Rio de Janeiro, in a protest against a rise in public transport fares.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26077374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

08-Feb-2014 21:25 Op-Ed

Dylan Farrow Responds to Woody Allen's Op-Ed: "I Won't Be Silenced" - E! Online :: http://www.eonline.com/news/508843/dylan-farrow-responds-to-woody-allen-s-op-ed-i-won-t-be-silenced

Op-Ed Columnist: A Pen, a Phone and a Meme :: The G.O.P.'s latest attack: labeling Obama as "lawless."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/blow-a-pen-a-phone-and-a-meme.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Boehner on Fantasy Island :: It's time for a pop quiz, people! But, don't start sweating just yet. This one is really easy. I promise.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/collins-boehner-on-fantasy-island.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Post Office Banks on the Poor :: A new plan would raise cash by offering financial services.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/the-post-office-banks-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Pussy Riot Tells All :: The women who spoke out in Russia and paid a high price are using their freedom to promote freedom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/nocera-pussy-riot-tells-all.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Other People's Views :: When should you care about what your peers and friends think and when should you not?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/brooks-other-peoples-views.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health, Work, Lies :: From all the brouhaha over this week's C.B.O. report, it seems as if job losses are the new death panels when it comes to attacking health reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/krugman-health-work-lies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Stop Heroin Deaths :: An antidote to heroin overdose exists and should be made widely available.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/how-to-stop-heroin-deaths.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

08-Feb-2014 20:26

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Violent clashes at Rio fares protest :: Hundreds of Brazilian demonstrators clash with riot police in Rio de Janeiro, in a protest against a rise in public transport fares.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26077374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

08-Feb-2014 20:26 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Pen, a Phone and a Meme :: The G.O.P.'s latest attack: labeling Obama as "lawless."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/blow-a-pen-a-phone-and-a-meme.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Boehner on Fantasy Island :: It's time for a pop quiz, people! But, don't start sweating just yet. This one is really easy. I promise.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/collins-boehner-on-fantasy-island.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Post Office Banks on the Poor :: A new plan would raise cash by offering financial services.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/the-post-office-banks-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Pussy Riot Tells All :: The women who spoke out in Russia and paid a high price are using their freedom to promote freedom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/nocera-pussy-riot-tells-all.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Other People's Views :: When should you care about what your peers and friends think and when should you not?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/brooks-other-peoples-views.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health, Work, Lies :: From all the brouhaha over this week's C.B.O. report, it seems as if job losses are the new death panels when it comes to attacking health reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/krugman-health-work-lies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Stop Heroin Deaths :: An antidote to heroin overdose exists and should be made widely available.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/how-to-stop-heroin-deaths.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

08-Feb-2014 19:23

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Violent clashes at Rio fares protest :: Hundreds of Brazilian demonstrators clash with riot police in Rio de Janeiro, in a protest against a rise in public transport fares.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26077374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

08-Feb-2014 19:23 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: A Pen, a Phone and a Meme :: The G.O.P.'s latest attack: labeling Obama as "lawless."
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/blow-a-pen-a-phone-and-a-meme.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Boehner on Fantasy Island :: It's time for a pop quiz, people! But, don't start sweating just yet. This one is really easy. I promise.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/collins-boehner-on-fantasy-island.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Post Office Banks on the Poor :: A new plan would raise cash by offering financial services.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/the-post-office-banks-on-the-poor.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Pussy Riot Tells All :: The women who spoke out in Russia and paid a high price are using their freedom to promote freedom.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/08/opinion/nocera-pussy-riot-tells-all.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Other People's Views :: When should you care about what your peers and friends think and when should you not?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/brooks-other-peoples-views.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health, Work, Lies :: From all the brouhaha over this week's C.B.O. report, it seems as if job losses are the new death panels when it comes to attacking health reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/krugman-health-work-lies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: How to Stop Heroin Deaths :: An antidote to heroin overdose exists and should be made widely available.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/07/opinion/how-to-stop-heroin-deaths.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

08-Feb-2014 18:22

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Violent clashes at Rio fares protest :: Hundreds of Brazilian demonstrators clash with riot police in Rio de Janeiro, in a protest against a rise in public transport fares.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26077374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm

Twin bombs target Cairo police :: Six police officers are wounded after two bombs go off in the Egyptian capital, Cairo.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-26081226#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

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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 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

10 Questions with Tommy Hilfiger :: The fashion industry titan talks about acceptance, autism and why nobody should wear florals
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,2164822,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Munger Tolles Posts Double-Digit Gains - The American Lawyer :: http://www.americanlawyer.com/home/id%3D1202641658100/The%2BAm%2BLaw%2B100%2Bthe%2BEarly%2BNumbers%2BMunger%2BTolles%2BPosts%2BDoubleDigit%2BGains%253Fmcode%3D1202617075486%26curindex%3D3

No 10 police officers arrested on suspicion of sending each other 'extreme ... - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/police-officers-arrested-on-suspicion-of-sending-each-other-extreme-pornographic-images-9116209.html

Not to be missed! How Earth looks from Mars - Zee News :: http://zeenews.india.com/news/space/not-to-be-missed-how-earth-looks-from-mars_910054.html

FRANCE: 102-year-old Frenchman beats cycling record... again :: http://www.english.rfi.fr/sports/20140201-102-year-old-frenchman-beats-cycling-record-again

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

Hit iPhone game Red Bouncing Ball Spikes cost $10 to make - The Guardian :: http://www.theguardian.com/technology/2014/feb/07/iphone-game-app-red-bouncing-ball-flappy-bird


10

08-Feb-2014 17:21

WWII bomb prompts evacuations :: A suspected bomb was found Thursday afternoon at a construction site on Hong Kong Island, prompting evacuations in the area, including at hospitals and hotels, police said.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/hong-kong-evacuations/index.html?eref�ition

Facebook answers grieving dad's plea :: It was a desperate plea from a tearful dad, tossed like a message in a bottle into the vast sea of the Internet.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/tech/social-media/facebook-dad-video-appeal/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. to Taliban: That isn't our dog :: A military dog seized by the Taliban in Afghanistan doesn't belong to U.S. forces, contrary to the Taliban's claim, but rather belongs to the British, a U.S. military official said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/meast/afghanistan-taliban-claim-military-dog/index.html?eref�ition

Rohit key for India after NZ seize control :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/yxxLrjYRrP8/story01.htm

Are heroin death probes equal? :: Within hours of finding Philip Seymour Hoffman on the floor of his bathroom with a needle in his arm, New York Police Department investigators were combing his apartment and the surrounding neighborhood for clues.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/us/heroin-investigations/index.html?eref�ition

Rape survivor: Pope, clean up church :: Abuse survivor Mary Dispenza writes it took her "more than half a lifetime to piece myself back together" and that the Vatican must take actions to stop the abuse and coverup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/opinion/dispenza-priest-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

10 cars to look for at India Auto Expo :: As India hosts the world's second largest automobile trade show, its domestic market seems to be having some difficulty getting out of first gear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/business/delhi-auto-expo/index.html?eref�ition

Violent clashes at Rio fares protest :: Hundreds of Brazilian demonstrators clash with riot police in Rio de Janeiro, in a protest against a rise in public transport fares.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26077374#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Exposed: 'Japanese Beethoven' a fraud :: Celebrated deaf composer didn't write his scores.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/world/asia/japan-mamoru-samuragochi-beethoven/index.html?eref�ition

Girls circumcised to 'reduce desire' :: The U.N. says as many as 140 million women have been forced to undergo genital mutilation. CNN's Saima Mohsin reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/pkg-mohsin-indonesia-fgm.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Sochi 'focusing eyes on gay rights' :: Sport is "intrinsically political" and the world is watching the Winter Olympics in Sochi, says former basketball player John Amaechi.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26078693#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Schapelle Corby :: Indonesia said Friday that Schapelle Corby, an Australian woman convicted almost nine years ago of drug smuggling, has been granted parole.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/indonesia-schapelle-corby-parole/index.html?eref�ition

100 books :: Amazon released its newly curated list of 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime on Tuesday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/living/amazon-100-best-books/index.html?eref�ition

F-bomb EU tape :: Jim Sciutto on leaked tape that allegedly caught U.S. diplomat dropping the F-bomb.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/bestoftv/2014/02/07/ac-eu-comments-sciutto.cnn.html?eref�ition

Homs evacuation :: Fionnuala Sweeney speaks to a U.N. spokesman about a new deal that's been reached to deliver humanitarian aid to Homs.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/06/syria-homs-civilian-evacuation-deal-farhan-haq-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

Zoo successfully captures fake gorilla :: Could you catch a wild gorilla? What about a person dressed as a gorilla?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/japan-zoo-gorilla-suit/index.html?eref�ition

Victim of 'four evils?' Take insurance :: Social problems are now so prevalent in South Korea that, for the first time, an insurance company is set to offer cover for the victims of societal "evils."
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/07/world/asia/south-korea-four-evils-insurance/index.html?eref�ition

Supreme Court halts potential blackout in Delhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/7mZp251Vqz8/story01.htm

Sochi confidential: Tour the village :: Thousands of athletes are pouring into Sochi ahead of Saturday's opening ceremony. So how are they adjusting to life in the Olympic village? CNN tours their homes.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-2014-olympic-village/index.html?eref�ition

Kazakh leader may drop the 'stan' in Kazakhstan :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/UWb_V5r3FUw/story01.htm

VIDEO: Sleepwalker statue 'scaring' students :: Student reaction to statue of nearly-nude sleepwalker at a Massachusetts college
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26081868#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Next wave of super-rich heading for London as new crises bite :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1XgKc19WFE0/story01.htm

Google to own $750 million Lenovo stake after Motorola deal closes - HKEx :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pgPJiA21rB0/story01.htm

Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists discover the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa on the Norfolk coast in Eastern England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26025763#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

650-mph freefall from space :: GoPro has released harrowing footage of Felix Baumgartner's world record 24-mile Red Bull Stratos jump.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/03/stratos-gopro-red-bull-orig.gopro.html?eref�ition

'Judge Sochi after the Games' :: Becky Anderson speaks to former IOC Marketing Director Michael Payne about the details of organizing the Olympics.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/05/ctw-russia-sochi-details-michael-payne-intv.cnn.html?eref�ition

10 reasons to love Winter Games :: If the Winter Olympics leave you cold, then we are here to help.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/06/sport/sochi-reasons-to-love-winter-olympics/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: Earliest UK human footprints found :: Scientists have discovered the earliest evidence of human footprints outside of Africa, on the Norfolk coast in the east of England.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26066386#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Can Mancuso take Sochi by storm? :: While U.S. sports fans were coming to terms with the news that glamor girl Lindsey Vonn would miss the Winter Olympics, the woman who could again prove to be the nation's skiing sweetheart was relaxing on a beach.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/28/sport/julia-mancuso-lindsey-vonn-skiing/index.html?eref�ition

Pakistani sectarian leader added to US global terrorist list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oRa3yHEI10k/story01.htm