Friday, February 21, 2014

21-Feb-2014 23:35

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

9 great cameras for travelers :: Underwater, over mountains, by the beach -- whatever your trip, there's a camera that'll capture it best.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/travel-cameras/index.html?eref�ition

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

Arizona lawmakers pass bill to allow faith-based refusal of services :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/crJz5OQ5Arg/story01.htm

China urges Obama to cancel meeting with Dalai Lama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HD4ic3mYBv4/story01.htm

Japanese cuisine -- which region is best? :: Interactive map showcases food and tells back story of cuisine from 10 major Japanese destinations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/10-japan-dishes/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela protesters, troops clash, death toll at six :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/icbXt5T2oFc/story01.htm

F1 boss backs Putin on gay rights :: Russian president Vladimir Putin finds himself an unlikely ally: F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/motorsport/ecclestone-putin-sochi-formula-one/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. leads pushback against emerging market angst at G20 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/QmfkyThad2c/story01.htm

21-Feb-2014 23:35 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Memories of Chile :: How one country emerged from dictatorship to become a success story in a region riven by ideological divides.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cohen-memories-of-chile.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 22:34

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

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

Peter Greste: Egyptian court adjourns trial of Australian Al Jazeera journalist - ABC Online :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE9C6otn9kq2HOAY0_VR1IUz9g6Sg&cid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&url=http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-02-21/peter-greste-trial-adjourned/5273926

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

Arizona lawmakers pass bill to allow faith-based refusal of services :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/crJz5OQ5Arg/story01.htm

China urges Obama to cancel meeting with Dalai Lama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HD4ic3mYBv4/story01.htm

Japanese cuisine -- which region is best? :: Interactive map showcases food and tells back story of cuisine from 10 major Japanese destinations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/10-japan-dishes/index.html?eref�ition

21-Feb-2014 22:34 Ukraine

Ukraine deal may stop 'nightmare': UK - Ninemsn :: http://news.ninemsn.com.au/world/2014/02/22/08/19/ukraine-deal-may-stop-nightmare-uk

Ukraine peace deal signed, opens way for early election :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/1GoZEq7fhdo/story01.htm

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm


Ukraine

21-Feb-2014 21:33

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

Arizona lawmakers pass bill to allow faith-based refusal of services :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/crJz5OQ5Arg/story01.htm

China urges Obama to cancel meeting with Dalai Lama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HD4ic3mYBv4/story01.htm

Japanese cuisine -- which region is best? :: Interactive map showcases food and tells back story of cuisine from 10 major Japanese destinations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/10-japan-dishes/index.html?eref�ition

Venezuela protesters, troops clash, death toll at six :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/icbXt5T2oFc/story01.htm

21-Feb-2014 21:33 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Memories of Chile :: How one country emerged from dictatorship to become a success story in a region riven by ideological divides.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cohen-memories-of-chile.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Least We Can Do :: How we ended up with a can't-lose proposal that can't win.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/collins-the-least-we-can-do.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 20:32

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuela leader issues CNN threat :: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatens to expel the US news network CNN from the country over its reporting of recent protests there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

Arizona lawmakers pass bill to allow faith-based refusal of services :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/crJz5OQ5Arg/story01.htm

China urges Obama to cancel meeting with Dalai Lama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HD4ic3mYBv4/story01.htm

Japanese cuisine -- which region is best? :: Interactive map showcases food and tells back story of cuisine from 10 major Japanese destinations.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/19/travel/10-japan-dishes/index.html?eref�ition

21-Feb-2014 20:32 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Memories of Chile :: How one country emerged from dictatorship to become a success story in a region riven by ideological divides.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cohen-memories-of-chile.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Least We Can Do :: How we ended up with a can't-lose proposal that can't win.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/collins-the-least-we-can-do.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 19:31

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

NHS data critics 'scaremongering' :: Opponents of the plan to share medical records on a giant database are "peddling scaremongering myths", medical research organisations say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26277866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuela leader issues CNN threat :: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatens to expel the US news network CNN from the country over its reporting of recent protests there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

Arizona lawmakers pass bill to allow faith-based refusal of services :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/crJz5OQ5Arg/story01.htm

China urges Obama to cancel meeting with Dalai Lama :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/HD4ic3mYBv4/story01.htm

21-Feb-2014 19:31 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Memories of Chile :: How one country emerged from dictatorship to become a success story in a region riven by ideological divides.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cohen-memories-of-chile.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Least We Can Do :: How we ended up with a can't-lose proposal that can't win.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/collins-the-least-we-can-do.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 18:30

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

NHS data critics 'scaremongering' :: Opponents of the plan to share medical records on a giant database are "peddling scaremongering myths", medical research organisations say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26277866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dog and human brain link revealed :: The canine brain reacts to voices in the same way that the human brain does - especially when they hear emotionally charged sounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26276660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

I was ready to punch faces: Greste's dad - The Australian :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg�QjCNE5wjc6LN8jMfeSaqdA7cv6BLhg4w&cid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&url=http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/latest-news/dfat-call-for-greste-to-get-a-fair-trial/story-fn3dxiwe-1226833412360

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google unveils 3D sensor smartphone :: Google unveils a prototype smartphone with "customised hardware and software" that enables it to create 3D maps of a user's surroundings.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26284210#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuela leader issues CNN threat :: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatens to expel the US news network CNN from the country over its reporting of recent protests there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

21-Feb-2014 18:30 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Memories of Chile :: How one country emerged from dictatorship to become a success story in a region riven by ideological divides.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cohen-memories-of-chile.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Least We Can Do :: How we ended up with a can't-lose proposal that can't win.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/collins-the-least-we-can-do.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 17:29

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

NHS data critics 'scaremongering' :: Opponents of the plan to share medical records on a giant database are "peddling scaremongering myths", medical research organisations say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26277866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dog and human brain link revealed :: The canine brain reacts to voices in the same way that the human brain does - especially when they hear emotionally charged sounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26276660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google unveils 3D sensor smartphone :: Google unveils a prototype smartphone with "customised hardware and software" that enables it to create 3D maps of a user's surroundings.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26284210#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuela leader issues CNN threat :: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatens to expel the US news network CNN from the country over its reporting of recent protests there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm

Mexico slams U.S. killing of migrant :: The Mexican government condemned the U.S. Border Patrol's use of lethal force that resulted in the death of an apparently undocumented migrant on the California-Mexico border this week.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/us/california-border-rock-throwing-death/index.html?eref�ition

24 beach photos that'll make you drool :: They're almost unbelievable. Impossible blues, electric greens, depths as clear as glass -- all bathed in blinding sunshine.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/travel/ireport-beaches/index.html?eref�ition

Are black armbands too political? :: The International Olympic Committee says it discourages mixing politics with the Games -- as in Ukrainian athletes wanting to memorialize those killed in Kiev. History shows otherwise, Amy Bass says
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/bass-sochi-politics-ukraine/index.html?eref�ition

What's WhatsApp? A messages service that spans borders, devices :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/80YZPl4vNJ4/story01.htm

21-Feb-2014 17:29 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Is That Sausage Worth This? :: Most sows live, give birth and then die in cages hardly bigger than their bodies. Now, that's changing.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/kristof-is-that-sausage-worth-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Least We Can Do :: How we ended up with a can't-lose proposal that can't win.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/collins-the-least-we-can-do.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Bias Against Black Bodies :: The conundrum of the current African-American experience: How to rescue people from a system and culture that threatens to drown them?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/the-bias-against-black-bodies.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: James Franco on Shia LaBeouf's Recent Antics :: The meaning of Shia LaBeouf's erratic behavior.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/20/opinion/james-franco-on-shia-labeoufs-recent-antics.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Capitalism for the Masses :: In this era, the invisible hand may not be enough.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/brooks-capitalism-for-the-masses.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Stimulus Tragedy :: Five years after the stimulus took effect, it is clear that, though the program did much good, it was also a political disaster.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/krugman-the-stimulus-tragedy.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: He Came, He Saw, He Conquered ... Hilariously :: I had cut class to hang around in the city of my dreams, and even gone to Lindy's, but the day's unexpected highlight — Sid Caesar — still lay ahead.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/cavett-he-came-he-saw-he-conquered-hilariously.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Days of Desiccation :: California is a precursor of what could happen elsewhere if we think we can out-engineer a fevered planet.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/egan-days-of-desiccation.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: My Night in Solitary :: Driving prisoners crazy won't make the public safer.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/21/opinion/my-night-in-solitary.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

21-Feb-2014 16:28

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

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

EU seeks peace as Ukraine death toll hits 75 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L7HXPgBNJvU/story01.htm

UK debt and deficit: All you need to know :: The truth about the UK's borrowing and debt
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-25944653#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Fuller fashion blogging :: Claire's blog Monkey See Monkey Do Monkey Wear explores the world of plus size fashion.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26279102#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pussy Riot strikes back in Sochi :: After several tumultuous days that included police detentions, interrogations and a public flogging from angry Cossacks, the dissident punk band Pussy Riot struck back.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/europe/pussy-riot-strikes-back-sochi/index.html?eref�ition

Barcelona faces tax charges :: A judge on Thursday filed preliminary charges against Football Club Barcelona for alleged tax fraud in its purchase of Brazilian superstar Neymar, according to a copy of his writ viewed by CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/sport/football/football-barcelona-neymar/index.html?eref�ition

NHS data critics 'scaremongering' :: Opponents of the plan to share medical records on a giant database are "peddling scaremongering myths", medical research organisations say.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-26277866#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World Cup 2014 gets security boost :: Brazilian authorities announce a security boost of around 70,000 officers to prevent disruption during the football World Cup starting in June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

20% of fathers 'regret work return' :: Some 20% of men wish they had stayed at home to look after their children rather than returning to work, according to a new survey.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-26274518#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Dog and human brain link revealed :: The canine brain reacts to voices in the same way that the human brain does - especially when they hear emotionally charged sounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26276660#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Olympics-Figure skating-Roundup-Sotnikova wins, judging questioned :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/cm8Ncojx970/story01.htm

Brutality won't save Yanukovych :: Viktor Yanukovych is probably doomed -- even if he does not yet know it. He should just step down.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/opinion/motyl-ukraine-president/index.html?eref�ition

Flooding kills nearly 70 in Burundi :: At least 69 people, including children, have been killed in the central Africa nation of Burundi because of torrential rains, an aid group said Thursday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/africa/burundi-flooding/index.html?eref�ition

Inside a German 'mega-brothel' :: Has Germany's liberal approach to prostitution gone too far?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26261221#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Quiz of the week's news :: Which academic subject did Obama apologise for slighting?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26275148#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US baseball fans jailed for attack :: Two Los Angeles Dodgers fans are sentenced for the 2011 beating of a San Francisco Giants fan, which left the victim permanently disabled.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26282535#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

What happens to a house when the water drains away? :: What happens to a house when the water drains away?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26254707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mugabe turns 90: Nine things you may not know :: No fan of Bob Marley and other facts about Zimbabwe's leader
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26257237#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google unveils 3D sensor smartphone :: Google unveils a prototype smartphone with "customised hardware and software" that enables it to create 3D maps of a user's surroundings.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26284210#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Venezuela leader issues CNN threat :: Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro threatens to expel the US news network CNN from the country over its reporting of recent protests there.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-26283971#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World risks era of slow growth, high unemployment - OECD :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/zVceYG3uZJw/story01.htm