Tuesday, February 18, 2014

18-Feb-2014 23:27

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai PM under siege, lengthy protests take toll on economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z6LZavq9QwA/story01.htm

Is this YouTube's new secret weapon? :: YouTube has a new boss and she has a "healthy disregard for the impossible" -- according to Google CEO Larry Page.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/business/five-things-you-didnt-know-wojcicki/index.html?eref�ition

Watch New York's subway 'strippers' :: Introducing "WAFFLE," a group of teens taking their fancy footwork -- and pole dancing skills -- to New York's subway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/showbiz/dancing-in-the-aisles-acrobats/index.html?eref�ition

Pre-election budget targets deficit, critics sceptical :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/G5AKF6xqM8k/story01.htm

18-Feb-2014 23:27 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Joyce Does It Her Way :: An artist's commitment to feminism and her music provides lessons for us all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/nocera-joyce-does-it-her-way.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Prodigal Sons :: The prodigal son parable provides an apt lesson as we strive to craft modern social policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/brooks-the-prodigal-sons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Hillary's Secrets :: There are ugly implications to leaving her and other public figures without any safe space.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/bruni-hillarys-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Speaking Up for the Mute Swan :: The real threat to New York's wetlands is not a nonnative bird, but people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/speaking-up-for-the-mute-swan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Professors, We Need You! :: Academics are some of the smartest minds in the world. So why are they making themselves irrelevant?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/16/opinion/sunday/kristof-professors-we-need-you.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Britannia Rues the Waves :: Scotland looks south and wonders. Britain could break up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/cohen-britannia-rues-the-waves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Real Discipline in School :: Reducing suspensions improves graduation rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/real-discipline-in-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israeli Water, Mideast Peace? :: Cooperation to make farming more efficient and to reduce waste has occurred in the past, and it can happen again.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/israeli-water-mideast-peace.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Feb-2014 22:27

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai PM under siege, lengthy protests take toll on economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z6LZavq9QwA/story01.htm

Is this YouTube's new secret weapon? :: YouTube has a new boss and she has a "healthy disregard for the impossible" -- according to Google CEO Larry Page.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/business/five-things-you-didnt-know-wojcicki/index.html?eref�ition

Watch New York's subway 'strippers' :: Introducing "WAFFLE," a group of teens taking their fancy footwork -- and pole dancing skills -- to New York's subway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/showbiz/dancing-in-the-aisles-acrobats/index.html?eref�ition

Pre-election budget targets deficit, critics sceptical :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/G5AKF6xqM8k/story01.htm

18-Feb-2014 22:27 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Joyce Does It Her Way :: An artist's commitment to feminism and her music provides lessons for us all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/nocera-joyce-does-it-her-way.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Prodigal Sons :: The prodigal son parable provides an apt lesson as we strive to craft modern social policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/brooks-the-prodigal-sons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Hillary's Secrets :: There are ugly implications to leaving her and other public figures without any safe space.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/bruni-hillarys-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Speaking Up for the Mute Swan :: The real threat to New York's wetlands is not a nonnative bird, but people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/speaking-up-for-the-mute-swan.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Professors, We Need You! :: Academics are some of the smartest minds in the world. So why are they making themselves irrelevant?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/16/opinion/sunday/kristof-professors-we-need-you.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Britannia Rues the Waves :: Scotland looks south and wonders. Britain could break up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/cohen-britannia-rues-the-waves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Real Discipline in School :: Reducing suspensions improves graduation rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/real-discipline-in-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israeli Water, Mideast Peace? :: Cooperation to make farming more efficient and to reduce waste has occurred in the past, and it can happen again.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/israeli-water-mideast-peace.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Feb-2014 21:25

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Free Syrian Army sacks chief, appoints replacement :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mndWQobFJe4/story01.htm

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai PM under siege, lengthy protests take toll on economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z6LZavq9QwA/story01.htm

Is this YouTube's new secret weapon? :: YouTube has a new boss and she has a "healthy disregard for the impossible" -- according to Google CEO Larry Page.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/business/five-things-you-didnt-know-wojcicki/index.html?eref�ition

Watch New York's subway 'strippers' :: Introducing "WAFFLE," a group of teens taking their fancy footwork -- and pole dancing skills -- to New York's subway.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/showbiz/dancing-in-the-aisles-acrobats/index.html?eref�ition

18-Feb-2014 21:25 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Joyce Does It Her Way :: An artist's commitment to feminism and her music provides lessons for us all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/nocera-joyce-does-it-her-way.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Prodigal Sons :: The prodigal son parable provides an apt lesson as we strive to craft modern social policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/brooks-the-prodigal-sons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Hillary's Secrets :: There are ugly implications to leaving her and other public figures without any safe space.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/bruni-hillarys-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Professors, We Need You! :: Academics are some of the smartest minds in the world. So why are they making themselves irrelevant?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/16/opinion/sunday/kristof-professors-we-need-you.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Britannia Rues the Waves :: Scotland looks south and wonders. Britain could break up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/cohen-britannia-rues-the-waves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Real Discipline in School :: Reducing suspensions improves graduation rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/real-discipline-in-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israeli Water, Mideast Peace? :: Cooperation to make farming more efficient and to reduce waste has occurred in the past, and it can happen again.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/israeli-water-mideast-peace.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Feb-2014 20:21

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Free Syrian Army sacks chief, appoints replacement :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mndWQobFJe4/story01.htm

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Must see: Daredevils scale skyscraper :: While their countrymen prepared to attend to the Olympic ideals of "citius, altius, fortius" -- faster, higher, stronger -- two Russian thrillseekers traveled to China to put at least one of those to the ultimate test by scaling the as yet unfinished Shanghai Tower in the city's financial district.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/13/world/asia/shanghai-tower-scaled-by-russian-thrillseekers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Europe's last wild places :: On safari in Europe?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/travel/on-safari-in-europe/index.html?eref�ition

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Thai PM under siege, lengthy protests take toll on economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z6LZavq9QwA/story01.htm

18-Feb-2014 20:21 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Joyce Does It Her Way :: An artist's commitment to feminism and her music provides lessons for us all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/nocera-joyce-does-it-her-way.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Prodigal Sons :: The prodigal son parable provides an apt lesson as we strive to craft modern social policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/brooks-the-prodigal-sons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Hillary's Secrets :: There are ugly implications to leaving her and other public figures without any safe space.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/bruni-hillarys-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Professors, We Need You! :: Academics are some of the smartest minds in the world. So why are they making themselves irrelevant?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/16/opinion/sunday/kristof-professors-we-need-you.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Britannia Rues the Waves :: Scotland looks south and wonders. Britain could break up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/cohen-britannia-rues-the-waves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Real Discipline in School :: Reducing suspensions improves graduation rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/real-discipline-in-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israeli Water, Mideast Peace? :: Cooperation to make farming more efficient and to reduce waste has occurred in the past, and it can happen again.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/israeli-water-mideast-peace.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Feb-2014 19:21

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bharti to buy Loop Mobile in $113 million deal - reports :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nwOD5ZSqkcg/story01.htm

Free Syrian Army sacks chief, appoints replacement :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mndWQobFJe4/story01.htm

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Must see: Daredevils scale skyscraper :: While their countrymen prepared to attend to the Olympic ideals of "citius, altius, fortius" -- faster, higher, stronger -- two Russian thrillseekers traveled to China to put at least one of those to the ultimate test by scaling the as yet unfinished Shanghai Tower in the city's financial district.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/13/world/asia/shanghai-tower-scaled-by-russian-thrillseekers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Europe's last wild places :: On safari in Europe?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/travel/on-safari-in-europe/index.html?eref�ition

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

18-Feb-2014 19:21 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Joyce Does It Her Way :: An artist's commitment to feminism and her music provides lessons for us all.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/nocera-joyce-does-it-her-way.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Prodigal Sons :: The prodigal son parable provides an apt lesson as we strive to craft modern social policies.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/brooks-the-prodigal-sons.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Hillary's Secrets :: There are ugly implications to leaving her and other public figures without any safe space.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/bruni-hillarys-secrets.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Professors, We Need You! :: Academics are some of the smartest minds in the world. So why are they making themselves irrelevant?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/16/opinion/sunday/kristof-professors-we-need-you.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Britannia Rues the Waves :: Scotland looks south and wonders. Britain could break up.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/opinion/cohen-britannia-rues-the-waves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: A Watchful Eye in Hospitals :: Are hidden cameras a violation of patients' right to privacy?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/a-watchful-eye-in-hospitals.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Real Discipline in School :: Reducing suspensions improves graduation rates.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/real-discipline-in-school.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Israeli Water, Mideast Peace? :: Cooperation to make farming more efficient and to reduce waste has occurred in the past, and it can happen again.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/17/opinion/israeli-water-mideast-peace.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

18-Feb-2014 18:19

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bharti to buy Loop Mobile in $113 million deal - reports :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nwOD5ZSqkcg/story01.htm

Free Syrian Army sacks chief, appoints replacement :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mndWQobFJe4/story01.htm

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Must see: Daredevils scale skyscraper :: While their countrymen prepared to attend to the Olympic ideals of "citius, altius, fortius" -- faster, higher, stronger -- two Russian thrillseekers traveled to China to put at least one of those to the ultimate test by scaling the as yet unfinished Shanghai Tower in the city's financial district.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/13/world/asia/shanghai-tower-scaled-by-russian-thrillseekers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Europe's last wild places :: On safari in Europe?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/travel/on-safari-in-europe/index.html?eref�ition

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Clegg: Labour Party 'has changed' :: Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg has talked openly about the prospect of a coalition with Labour after the next general election.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-26223149#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

LATEST: Building collapse at South Korean resort kills 10 - New Straits Times :: http://www.nst.com.my/latest/font-color-red-latest-font-building-collapse-at-south-korean-resort-kills-10-1.486941

Manchester City v Barcelona, Champions League: live - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/football/competitions/champions-league/10645583/Manchester-City-v-Barcelona-Champions-League-live.html

Families Walk 19 Miles After Getting Stranded in Snow :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/373eecb2/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0Cidaho0Efamilies0Ewalk0E190Emiles0Estranded0Esnow0Cstory0Did0F22560A894/story01.htm

Thames floods: Cutting lock keepers 'would put lives at risk' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/weather/10646487/Thames-floods-Cutting-lock-keepers-would-put-lives-at-risk.html

Flight Turbulence Sends Baby Flying Out of Parent's Arms :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/373ac794/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cturbulence0Ehurts0Eaboard0Ecolo0Emont0Eflight0E22558920A/story01.htm

Financier Plans Big Ad Campaign on Climate Change :: Tom Steyer, a retired hedge fund manager, plans to spend as much as $100 million this year on a hard-edge campaign to pressure officials and candidates to support climate change measures.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/us/politics/financier-plans-big-ad-campaign-on-environment.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Spain, Land of 10 P.M. Dinners, Asks if It's Time to Reset Clock :: A pro-efficiency movement is pushing the country be more productive by aligning with Europe's 9-to-5 schedule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/world/europe/spain-land-of-10-pm-dinners-ponders-a-more-standard-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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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18-Feb-2014 17:20

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

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

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

How many liters of beet soup? :: The 22nd Winter Olympic Games open in Sochi, Russia, on Friday. Here's a look at some key facts and figures related to what appears to be among the most expensive Olympics ever:
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/01/08/world/europe/russia-sochi-numbers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: World Press Photo Awards 2014 :: Winning pictures from this year's contest
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26193380#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Remarking exams is 'tactical move' :: Ofqual has accused schools of tactically appealing against exam results to try to boost students' grades.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26188767#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Statue found in Gaza :: Gaza construction worker finds statue of ancient Greek god Apollo. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/14/pkg-robertson-apollo-gaza.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could you live on mars? :: See what life in outer space could look like at The Mars Society's Mars Desert Research Station.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/living/2014/02/11/nat-pkg-orig-evc-mars-mission-utah-desert.cnn.html?eref�ition

A bike ride with a view :: Pro mountain biker Kelly McGarry takes us to New Zealand's Queenstown Bike Park which is 790 meters above sea level.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/international/2014/02/13/spc-cnngo-new-zealand-pro-mountain-biker.cnn.html?eref�ition

Apps go to the dogs :: New app being shown at the Westminster Dog Show helps find lost pooches, as Samuel Burke explains.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2014/02/12/pkg-burke-lost-dog-app.cnn.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Sochi Olympics Day 7 :: Action from the 2014 Winter Olympics
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26194114#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures: 8-14 February 2014 :: Some of the best news pictures
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26186476#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

'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

VIDEO: Nylon stockings turn 75 :: Nylon stockings, which changed the fashion world forever, started commercial production 75 years ago.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26165913#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The beauty of the UK's loneliest bus stops :: The Magazine recently visited an isolated, slate-roofed shelter in rural Cumbria - asking whether it was the UK's loneliest bus stop. A number of readers suggested otherwise.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26036885#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Bharti to buy Loop Mobile in $113 million deal - reports :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nwOD5ZSqkcg/story01.htm

Free Syrian Army sacks chief, appoints replacement :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mndWQobFJe4/story01.htm

Boys in hospital over science project :: It started with a school science project. It ended with a house explosion so powerful it busted windows and blew open the back door.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/16/us/seattle-science-project-explosion/index.html?eref�ition

McCullum torments India with another double ton :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/pt8rZW_SyS4/story01.htm

Nepal plane crash in bad weather killed all 18 on board :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c_quzkQN0N0/story01.htm

Finance Minister Chidambaram's budget speech quotes :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/CE-zUb3tm7I/story01.htm

Defence spending seen rising 10 percent to $36 billion in 2014/15 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VasnSejRrRU/story01.htm

Highlights - India's 2014/15 interim budget :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nEs6p4z6alo/story01.htm

Must see: Daredevils scale skyscraper :: While their countrymen prepared to attend to the Olympic ideals of "citius, altius, fortius" -- faster, higher, stronger -- two Russian thrillseekers traveled to China to put at least one of those to the ultimate test by scaling the as yet unfinished Shanghai Tower in the city's financial district.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/13/world/asia/shanghai-tower-scaled-by-russian-thrillseekers/index.html?eref�ition

In pictures: Europe's last wild places :: On safari in Europe?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/travel/on-safari-in-europe/index.html?eref�ition

Will China shake the world again? :: Will China shake the world again?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-26225205#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

18-Feb-2014 17:20 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

Missing Japanese diver found - Independent Online :: http://www.iol.co.za/news/world/missing-japanese-diver-found-1.1649109

Messi and Barcelona top of AP Global Football 10 - Seattle Post Intelligencer :: http://www.seattlepi.com/sports/article/Messi-and-Barcelona-top-of-AP-Global-Football-10-5244678.php

LATEST: Building collapse at South Korean resort kills 10 - New Straits Times :: http://www.nst.com.my/latest/font-color-red-latest-font-building-collapse-at-south-korean-resort-kills-10-1.486941

Giant asteroid could help scientists deflect life-threatening objects - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/10646177/Giant-asteroid-could-help-scientists-deflect-life-threatening-objects.html

Thames floods: Cutting lock keepers 'would put lives at risk' - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/topics/weather/10646487/Thames-floods-Cutting-lock-keepers-would-put-lives-at-risk.html

Flight Turbulence Sends Baby Flying Out of Parent's Arms :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/373ac794/sc/10/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CUS0CwireStory0Cturbulence0Ehurts0Eaboard0Ecolo0Emont0Eflight0E22558920A/story01.htm

Financier Plans Big Ad Campaign on Climate Change :: Tom Steyer, a retired hedge fund manager, plans to spend as much as $100 million this year on a hard-edge campaign to pressure officials and candidates to support climate change measures.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/us/politics/financier-plans-big-ad-campaign-on-environment.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Spain, Land of 10 P.M. Dinners, Asks if It's Time to Reset Clock :: A pro-efficiency movement is pushing the country be more productive by aligning with Europe's 9-to-5 schedule.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/18/world/europe/spain-land-of-10-pm-dinners-ponders-a-more-standard-time.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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

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

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

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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