Monday, February 24, 2014

24-Feb-2014 23:46

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

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

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Loop: Quacking the nature v nurture debate :: Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26288501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YFo4Lyffu2o/story01.htm

Network router caused WhatsApp's 'biggest' outage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P9xWgGIM4kc/story01.htm

Boeing's machinist union in St. Louis approves contract extension :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y_MGsmg4zew/story01.htm

How to have a cheaper holiday :: Options for tackling school-holiday price hikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26093691#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Day outlasts Dubuisson, wins thrilling Match Play :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1lbBqU_NSO4/story01.htm

Pentagon to propose shrinking Army, scrapping some jets: report :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/NgMHh6BFDU0/story01.htm

Can Venezuelan socialism survive? :: Protests over soaring inflation and crime are the biggest threat President Nicolas Maduro has faced since he was elected, but is it too soon to ring the death knell for Chavez's revolution?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/22/world/americas/venezuela-socialism/index.html?eref�ition

24-Feb-2014 23:46 Ukraine

Ukraine sets European course after ouster of Yanukovich :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LWV53fQzrqQ/story01.htm

Russian state TV host accuses Ukraine's Yanukovich of 'betrayal' :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YrIs7vGzeeI/story01.htm

Ukraine appeals for urgent international aid after Yanukovich ousted - Irish Independent :: http://www.independent.ie/incoming/ukraine-appeals-for-urgent-international-aid-after-yanukovich-ousted-30037668.html

Fugitive Ukraine leader wanted for murder, Russia sounds alarm :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8OlLz87h3yA/story01.htm

Ukraine Issues Arrest Warrant for President :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/37768526/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cukraine0Eparliament0Echief0Etakes0Epresidential0Epower0E22636660A/story01.htm

As His Fortunes Fell in Ukraine, a President Clung to Illusions :: Between the signing ceremony for a peace deal and a break to congratulate Ukraine's Olympic team, President Viktor F. Yanukovych's prospects took a dramatic turn for the worse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/world/europe/as-his-fortunes-fell-in-ukraine-a-president-clung-to-illusions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Ukraine Rushes to Shift Power and Mend Rifts :: Lawmakers fired top cabinet members in President Viktor F. Yanukovych's government and restored state ownership of the presidential palace.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/world/europe/ukraine.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Russia Won't Interfere :: Moscow should stand back from the mess in Ukraine, wait and watch, while quietly favoring the country's decentralization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/why-russia-wont-interfere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Ukraine

24-Feb-2014 22:44

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

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

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Loop: Quacking the nature v nurture debate :: Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26288501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the general principles of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could there be a third world war? :: Could there ever be another world war, asks John Simpson?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-26271024#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YFo4Lyffu2o/story01.htm

Network router caused WhatsApp's 'biggest' outage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P9xWgGIM4kc/story01.htm

Boeing's machinist union in St. Louis approves contract extension :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y_MGsmg4zew/story01.htm

How to have a cheaper holiday :: Options for tackling school-holiday price hikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26093691#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Feb-2014 22:44 10

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Apps Are Creating New Jobs :: Mobile apps have spawned new sets of jobs that people are performing without having to have a computer-science degree.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323864304578320861732248742.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

EU Fines Microsoft $732 Million :: Microsoft has been hit with a $732.2 million fine by European Union regulators after it broke its promise to offer millions of users of its Windows system a choice of rival Web browsers.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323628804578343843582306944.html?mod=rss_most_viewed_day_europe

#SequesterThis :: Meat inspectors have to go, but fine wines are still on the USDA menu.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323494504578342603236052908.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular

The Am Law 100, the Early Numbers: Munger Tolles Posts Double-Digit Gains - The American Lawyer :: http://www.americanlawyer.com/id%3D1202641658100/The-Am-Law-100,-the-Early-Numbers%253A-Munger-Tolles-Posts-Double-Digit-Gains

The Many Faces of Bill :: Long the king of deadpan wit, Murray proves to be the undisputed master of comedic strife with his role in The Life Aquatic
http://content.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1013228,00.html?pcd=pw-magic

Patient records should not have been sold, NHS admits - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/nhs/10659147/Patient-records-should-not-have-been-sold-NHS-admits.html

Harriet Harman admits paedophile group joined her civil liberties group in the ... - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/labour/10659169/Harriet-Harman-admits-paedophile-group-joined-her-civil-liberties-group-in-the-1970s.html

Kennedy's Sleep Drug Mix-Up Latest Medical Defense :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/377bf4fe/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CHealth0Ckerry0Ekennedys0Esleep0Edrug0Emix0Elatest0Emedical0Edefense0Cstory0Did0F22647810A/story01.htm

Is Closing a Credit Card Good or Bad? :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3778bc93/sc/36/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CBusiness0Ccanceling0Ecredit0Ecards0Ecredit0Escore0Cstory0Did0F2261910A2/story01.htm

Oldest-Known Holocaust Survivor Dies at 110 :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/3771e9fc/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CEntertainment0CwireStory0Coldest0Eholocaust0Esurvivor0Edies0E110A0E22640A530A/story01.htm

Wiretaps, Aides Led to Mexican Drug Lord's Arrest :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/37751310/sc/11/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cofficials0Ewiretaps0Eaides0Eled0Edrug0Elord0Earrest0E22644228/story01.htm

Say Goodbye to the 4% Rule for Retirement :: If markets don't cooperate, the conventional wisdom on how much you can withdraw from your nest egg each year can fall short. What are the alternatives? Here are three of them.
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324162304578304491492559684.html?mod=rss_Today's_Most_Popular


10

24-Feb-2014 21:44

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

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

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Loop: Quacking the nature v nurture debate :: Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26288501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the general principles of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

Could there be a third world war? :: Could there ever be another world war, asks John Simpson?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-26271024#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YFo4Lyffu2o/story01.htm

Network router caused WhatsApp's 'biggest' outage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P9xWgGIM4kc/story01.htm

Boeing's machinist union in St. Louis approves contract extension :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y_MGsmg4zew/story01.htm

How to have a cheaper holiday :: Options for tackling school-holiday price hikes
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26093691#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Feb-2014 21:43 Ukraine

Ukraine sets European course after ouster of Yanukovich :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/LWV53fQzrqQ/story01.htm

Russian state TV host accuses Ukraine's Yanukovich of 'betrayal' :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/YrIs7vGzeeI/story01.htm

Russia's Putin faces tough choices over Ukraine :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/0KfjMZCktc4/story01.htm

Ukraine calls for urgent Western aid after Yanukovich ousted - The Star Online :: http://www.thestar.com.my/News/World/2014/02/25/Ukraine-calls-for-urgent-aid-after-Yanukovich-ousted/

Ukraine revolution live: Russia says it won't deal with 'armed mutineers' in Kiev - Telegraph.co.uk :: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/ukraine/10656312/Ukraine-revolution-live.html

Ukraine's fugitive president wanted for mass murder :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8OlLz87h3yA/story01.htm

Ukraine Issues Arrest Warrant for President :: http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654843/s/37768526/sc/3/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0CwireStory0Cukraine0Eparliament0Echief0Etakes0Epresidential0Epower0E22636660A/story01.htm

As His Fortunes Fell in Ukraine, a President Clung to Illusions :: Between the signing ceremony for a peace deal and a break to congratulate Ukraine's Olympic team, President Viktor F. Yanukovych's prospects took a dramatic turn for the worse.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/world/europe/as-his-fortunes-fell-in-ukraine-a-president-clung-to-illusions.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Ukraine Rushes to Shift Power and Mend Rifts :: Lawmakers fired top cabinet members in President Viktor F. Yanukovych's government and restored state ownership of the presidential palace.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/world/europe/ukraine.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Russia Won't Interfere :: Moscow should stand back from the mess in Ukraine, wait and watch, while quietly favoring the country's decentralization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/why-russia-wont-interfere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Ukraine

24-Feb-2014 20:42

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

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

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Loop: Quacking the nature v nurture debate :: Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26288501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the general principles of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: China pandas arrive in Belgium :: Two giant pandas have been flown into Belgium on a 15-year loan from China's Sichuan region.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26318533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could there be a third world war? :: Could there ever be another world war, asks John Simpson?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-26271024#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YFo4Lyffu2o/story01.htm

Network router caused WhatsApp's 'biggest' outage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P9xWgGIM4kc/story01.htm

Boeing's machinist union in St. Louis approves contract extension :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/Y_MGsmg4zew/story01.htm

24-Feb-2014 20:42 Op-Ed

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Audiobooks and the Return of Storytelling :: We shouldn't regard reading a book as more serious than hearing it out loud.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/luhrmann-audiobooks-and-the-return-of-storytelling.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Crime and Punishment and Obama :: Where's the community organizer when we need him?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/keller-crime-and-punishment-and-obama.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health Care Horror Hooey :: When bad things happen to imaginary people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/krugman-health-care-horror-hooey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Expand Pre-K, Not A.D.H.D. :: The lurking danger of over-medicalization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/expand-pre-k-not-adhd.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Russia Won't Interfere :: Moscow should stand back from the mess in Ukraine, wait and watch, while quietly favoring the country's decentralization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/why-russia-wont-interfere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Disunited Kingdom :: Cameron's "love-bomb" speech missed the point. For many Scots, independence is not about nationalism, it's about democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/the-disunited-kingdom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

24-Feb-2014 19:42

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

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

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The Loop: Quacking the nature v nurture debate :: Welcome to the Loop, the Magazine's weekly letters column, including the best of your thoughts on Twitter and Facebook.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26288501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the general principles of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. wants a piece of 'Shorty' :: Could the captured Sinaloa cartel boss who was one of Mexico's most wanted fugitives be heading to the United States for trial?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/justice/el-chapo-us-extradition/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: China pandas arrive in Belgium :: Two giant pandas have been flown into Belgium on a 15-year loan from China's Sichuan region.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26318533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could there be a third world war? :: Could there ever be another world war, asks John Simpson?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-26271024#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Russia tops medals table as Games end amid doping scandals :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YFo4Lyffu2o/story01.htm

Network router caused WhatsApp's 'biggest' outage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/P9xWgGIM4kc/story01.htm

24-Feb-2014 19:42 Op-Ed

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Audiobooks and the Return of Storytelling :: We shouldn't regard reading a book as more serious than hearing it out loud.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/luhrmann-audiobooks-and-the-return-of-storytelling.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Crime and Punishment and Obama :: Where's the community organizer when we need him?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/keller-crime-and-punishment-and-obama.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health Care Horror Hooey :: When bad things happen to imaginary people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/krugman-health-care-horror-hooey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Expand Pre-K, Not A.D.H.D. :: The lurking danger of over-medicalization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/expand-pre-k-not-adhd.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Russia Won't Interfere :: Moscow should stand back from the mess in Ukraine, wait and watch, while quietly favoring the country's decentralization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/why-russia-wont-interfere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Disunited Kingdom :: Cameron's "love-bomb" speech missed the point. For many Scots, independence is not about nationalism, it's about democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/the-disunited-kingdom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

24-Feb-2014 18:41

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

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

Mother Language Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: MPs are debating the general principles of the Criminal Justice and Courts Bill.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. wants a piece of 'Shorty' :: Could the captured Sinaloa cartel boss who was one of Mexico's most wanted fugitives be heading to the United States for trial?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/justice/el-chapo-us-extradition/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

The music of the Persian underground :: Iranian musicians in exile because their songs are banned
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26269743#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Cost of World Cup sparks protests :: Violent protests erupt over World Cup spending in Sao Paolo, Brazil. Thousands protest over costs of the World Cup.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/vo-world-cup-protests.cnn.html?eref�ition

Was the DC-10 unfairly maligned? :: Was the DC-10's reputation as a 'death trap' unfair?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-birmingham-26259236#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Pro-Russian Ukrainians worried :: Ukrainians react to their country's political turmoil. Some welcome change while others fear it.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/23/pleitgen-pro-yanukovych.cnn.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: China pandas arrive in Belgium :: Two giant pandas have been flown into Belgium on a 15-year loan from China's Sichuan region.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-26318533#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Could there be a third world war? :: Could there ever be another world war, asks John Simpson?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-26271024#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

World faces huge pilot shortage :: Asian airlines want to go places -- but they might not have enough pilots to get them there.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/travel/asia-pilot-shortage/index.html?eref�ition

CNN ending British journalist Piers Morgan's prime-time show :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/6OSqxolK268/story01.htm

How do we really make decisions? :: The battle waged every time you make a decision
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26258662#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Feb-2014 18:41 Op-Ed

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Audiobooks and the Return of Storytelling :: We shouldn't regard reading a book as more serious than hearing it out loud.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/luhrmann-audiobooks-and-the-return-of-storytelling.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Crime and Punishment and Obama :: Where's the community organizer when we need him?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/keller-crime-and-punishment-and-obama.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health Care Horror Hooey :: When bad things happen to imaginary people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/krugman-health-care-horror-hooey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Expand Pre-K, Not A.D.H.D. :: The lurking danger of over-medicalization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/expand-pre-k-not-adhd.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Why Russia Won't Interfere :: Moscow should stand back from the mess in Ukraine, wait and watch, while quietly favoring the country's decentralization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/why-russia-wont-interfere.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Disunited Kingdom :: Cameron's "love-bomb" speech missed the point. For many Scots, independence is not about nationalism, it's about democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/the-disunited-kingdom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

24-Feb-2014 17:40

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

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

Mother Language Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: The foreign secretary is making a statement on Ukraine, Syria and Iran.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. wants a piece of 'Shorty' :: Could the captured Sinaloa cartel boss who was one of Mexico's most wanted fugitives be heading to the United States for trial?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/justice/el-chapo-us-extradition/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

The music of the Persian underground :: Iranian musicians in exile because their songs are banned
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26269743#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

24-Feb-2014 17:40 Op-Ed

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Audiobooks and the Return of Storytelling :: We shouldn't regard reading a book as more serious than hearing it out loud.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/23/opinion/sunday/luhrmann-audiobooks-and-the-return-of-storytelling.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Crime and Punishment and Obama :: Where's the community organizer when we need him?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/keller-crime-and-punishment-and-obama.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health Care Horror Hooey :: When bad things happen to imaginary people.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/krugman-health-care-horror-hooey.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributors: Expand Pre-K, Not A.D.H.D. :: The lurking danger of over-medicalization.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/expand-pre-k-not-adhd.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: The Disunited Kingdom :: Cameron's "love-bomb" speech missed the point. For many Scots, independence is not about nationalism, it's about democracy.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/02/24/opinion/the-disunited-kingdom.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

24-Feb-2014 16:38

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

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

Mother Language Day ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/05/01/world/defining-moments/index.html?eref�ition

A one of a kind friendship :: A two-legged chihuahua and a fluffy chicken have become best friends.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/02/21/pkg-ga-chicken-chihuahua-best-friends.hln.html?eref�ition

Week in pictures: 15-21 February 2014 :: News from around the world: 15-21 Feb
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-26270746#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The business of dying in China :: With a rapidly aging population, the death industry is booming in China. CNN's David McKenzie reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/18/china-death-business-mckenzie-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Where does art end and politics begin? :: CNN's Becky Anderson visits the Brunei Gallery in London to find out what happens when art becomes a political statement.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/02/20/anderson-artist-protests-ai-wei-wei.cnn.html?eref�ition

Gigi Chao shakes up Hong Kong :: What's life like when your father is a billionaire, your mother is an actress, and your sexuality becomes an international headline?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/11/world/asia/gigi-chao-interview-hong-kong/index.html?eref�ition

Obama, Dalai Lama meet :: President Barack Obama met on Friday with the Dalai Lama, the Tibetan spiritual leader, despite China's appeal not to do so.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/20/world/asia/china-us-dalai-lama/index.html?eref�ition

Karl Lagerfeld on trends :: Myleene Klass talks with fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld about his latest fashion style.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/business/2014/02/21/intv-italy-karl-lagerfeld-fashion.cnn.html?eref�ition

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

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

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

VIDEO: House of Commons :: The foreign secretary is making a statement on Ukraine, Syria and Iran.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/democracylive/21006885

China cracks down on sex industry :: Hong Kong police plan to step up efforts against vice operations in the city following a massive crackdown on prostitution last week across the Chinese border, where police in Dongguan raided 2000 establishments and detained more than 900 people.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/17/world/asia/hong-kong-china-prostitution-crackdown/index.html?eref�ition

Oldest Holocaust survivor, 110, dies :: The world's oldest known Holocaust survivor has died at age 110, her grandson told CNN Sunday.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/world/europe/holocaust-survivor-death/index.html?eref�ition

U.S. wants a piece of 'Shorty' :: Could the captured Sinaloa cartel boss who was one of Mexico's most wanted fugitives be heading to the United States for trial?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/02/23/justice/el-chapo-us-extradition/index.html?eref�ition

Seven months pregnant and working in the fields :: The women who work in the fields until the day they give birth
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26154092#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Hotel where warfare changed forever :: How the tank's invention was secretly plotted in a Lincoln hotel
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-25109879#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

GB winter sports set for funding boost :: National funding body UK Sport is set to increase financial support for British winter sports following a successful Sochi Games.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/winter-olympics/26315057

The music of the Persian underground :: Iranian musicians in exile because their songs are banned
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26269743#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa