Sunday, April 13, 2014

13-Apr-2014 23:06

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

Terror lingers on in virtual world :: Why did Anwar al-Awlaki inspire the Boston bombing and does he still influence extremists?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/bergen-boston-bombing-awlaki-jihadists/index.html?eref�ition

William vs. Catherine in yacht race :: Royals race America's Cup yachts in New Zealand, but does she get her revenge?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/11/new-zealand-royal-sailing-race-foster-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Pope vows action on 'evil' priests :: Pope Francis makes a strong condemnation of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy, pledging to impose penalties on those who harm children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/vatican-pope-sex-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

The Obamas earned $500,000 last year but income drops :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/I47qyq3jyfg/story01.htm

13-Apr-2014 23:06 Op-Ed

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Loyal Soldier Doesn't Deserve This :: Here's a veteran who risked his life and sacrificed his mind for his country. What are we doing for him in return?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/kristof-a-loyal-soldier-doesnt-deserve-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 22:02

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

Terror lingers on in virtual world :: Why did Anwar al-Awlaki inspire the Boston bombing and does he still influence extremists?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/bergen-boston-bombing-awlaki-jihadists/index.html?eref�ition

William vs. Catherine in yacht race :: Royals race America's Cup yachts in New Zealand, but does she get her revenge?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/11/new-zealand-royal-sailing-race-foster-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Pope vows action on 'evil' priests :: Pope Francis makes a strong condemnation of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy, pledging to impose penalties on those who harm children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/vatican-pope-sex-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

13-Apr-2014 22:02 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day :: A Russian gas embargo might be just what the world needs. Seriously.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/friedman-go-ahead-vladimir-make-my-day.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Loyal Soldier Doesn't Deserve This :: Here's a veteran who risked his life and sacrificed his mind for his country. What are we doing for him in return?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/kristof-a-loyal-soldier-doesnt-deserve-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 21:03

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

Terror lingers on in virtual world :: Why did Anwar al-Awlaki inspire the Boston bombing and does he still influence extremists?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/bergen-boston-bombing-awlaki-jihadists/index.html?eref�ition

William vs. Catherine in yacht race :: Royals race America's Cup yachts in New Zealand, but does she get her revenge?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/11/new-zealand-royal-sailing-race-foster-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Pope vows action on 'evil' priests :: Pope Francis makes a strong condemnation of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy, pledging to impose penalties on those who harm children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/vatican-pope-sex-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

13-Apr-2014 21:03 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day :: A Russian gas embargo might be just what the world needs. Seriously.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/friedman-go-ahead-vladimir-make-my-day.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Loyal Soldier Doesn't Deserve This :: Here's a veteran who risked his life and sacrificed his mind for his country. What are we doing for him in return?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/kristof-a-loyal-soldier-doesnt-deserve-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 20:01

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

Terror lingers on in virtual world :: Why did Anwar al-Awlaki inspire the Boston bombing and does he still influence extremists?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/bergen-boston-bombing-awlaki-jihadists/index.html?eref�ition

William vs. Catherine in yacht race :: Royals race America's Cup yachts in New Zealand, but does she get her revenge?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/11/new-zealand-royal-sailing-race-foster-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

Pope vows action on 'evil' priests :: Pope Francis makes a strong condemnation of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy, pledging to impose penalties on those who harm children.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/europe/vatican-pope-sex-abuse/index.html?eref�ition

13-Apr-2014 20:01 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day :: A Russian gas embargo might be just what the world needs. Seriously.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/friedman-go-ahead-vladimir-make-my-day.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: A Loyal Soldier Doesn't Deserve This :: Here's a veteran who risked his life and sacrificed his mind for his country. What are we doing for him in return?
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/kristof-a-loyal-soldier-doesnt-deserve-this.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Diversity and Dishonesty :: Mozilla and Brandeis may preach pluralism, but it's a sham.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/douthat-diversity-and-dishonesty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Moral Power of Curiosity :: "Flash Boys" by Michael Lewis is mostly a book about finance and high-frequency traders. But it's also a morality tale.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/11/opinion/brooks-the-moral-power-of-curiosity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 19:00

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Casting the vote in India and Afghanistan :: William Dalrymple on elections in India and Afghanistan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26977243#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

Terror lingers on in virtual world :: Why did Anwar al-Awlaki inspire the Boston bombing and does he still influence extremists?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/bergen-boston-bombing-awlaki-jihadists/index.html?eref�ition

William vs. Catherine in yacht race :: Royals race America's Cup yachts in New Zealand, but does she get her revenge?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/11/new-zealand-royal-sailing-race-foster-pkg.cnn.html?eref�ition

13-Apr-2014 19:00 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day :: A Russian gas embargo might be just what the world needs. Seriously.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/friedman-go-ahead-vladimir-make-my-day.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Diversity and Dishonesty :: Mozilla and Brandeis may preach pluralism, but it's a sham.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/douthat-diversity-and-dishonesty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Self-Sort :: It's easy to demonize, or simply dismiss, people you don't know or see.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/blow-the-self-sort.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Big Bang to Little Swoosh :: The discovery of gravitational waves in the fabric of space may go down as one of the greatest in the history of science.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/big-bang-to-little-swoosh.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Moral Power of Curiosity :: "Flash Boys" by Michael Lewis is mostly a book about finance and high-frequency traders. But it's also a morality tale.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/11/opinion/brooks-the-moral-power-of-curiosity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 17:58

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Election gets personal, rivals attack Modi over marriage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/X5w7JdM-wQg/story01.htm

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Casting the vote in India and Afghanistan :: William Dalrymple on elections in India and Afghanistan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26977243#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-adviser says Manmohan Singh was hobbled by Sonia Gandhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VOS343ep1JY/story01.htm

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

EXCLUSIVE - Microsoft, Apple diverge on bankrolling big patent buyer :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/mFguV0ZsQq8/story01.htm

13-Apr-2014 17:58 Ukraine

Ukraine crisis: Pro-Russians step up attacks during clashes in the east - The Independent :: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/ukraine-crisis-prorussians-step-up-attacks-in-the-east-9256666.html

Ukraine tries to clear pro-Russian rebels, dead reported on both sides :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/y0gCR7AwmiA/story01.htm

Ukraine says operation underway to end separatist grip on eastern town :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/O3APs2dNq98/story01.htm

White House Warns Russia Not to Invade Ukraine :: Vice President Biden prepares for trip to Kiev.
http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2014/04/white-house-warns-russia-not-to-invade-as-biden-plans-ukraine-trip/

Ukraine prepares armed response as city seized by pro-Russia forces :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/mVimzSWAXF4/story01.htm

Ukraine says Russia stoking unrest as gunmen seize more buildings :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/UsVkeQGX4K0/story01.htm

UPDATE 1-U.S. says G7 backs more sanctions if Russia escalates Ukraine crisis :: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KhaIc5EBfmI/story01.htm


Ukraine

13-Apr-2014 17:02

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shock fall in industry output, exports deepen economic gloom :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Htlc7eSAMzA/story01.htm

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Election gets personal, rivals attack Modi over marriage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/X5w7JdM-wQg/story01.htm

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Casting the vote in India and Afghanistan :: William Dalrymple on elections in India and Afghanistan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26977243#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-adviser says Manmohan Singh was hobbled by Sonia Gandhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VOS343ep1JY/story01.htm

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

US warns of Heartbleed bug danger :: The US government warns of the risk of hackers trying to exploit an internet bug and suggests that users change passwords after sites are patched.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26985818#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Apr-2014 17:02 Op-Ed

Op-Ed Columnist: Go Ahead, Vladimir, Make My Day :: A Russian gas embargo might be just what the world needs. Seriously.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/friedman-go-ahead-vladimir-make-my-day.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Saving Young People From Themselves :: We need to prepare millennials for retirement by mandating savings.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/saving-young-people-from-themselves.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Diversity and Dishonesty :: Mozilla and Brandeis may preach pluralism, but it's a sham.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/13/opinion/sunday/douthat-diversity-and-dishonesty.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Self-Sort :: It's easy to demonize, or simply dismiss, people you don't know or see.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/blow-the-self-sort.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Apple Chronicles :: These days, the tech industry is battling over patents instead of new products.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/nocera-the-apple-chronicles.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Contributing Op-Ed Writer: Why No One Goes to Naples :: Tourism ought to be to southern Italy what oil is to Norway: a blessing and a source of wealth.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/severgnini-why-no-one-goes-to-naples.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Contributor: Big Bang to Little Swoosh :: The discovery of gravitational waves in the fabric of space may go down as one of the greatest in the history of science.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/12/opinion/big-bang-to-little-swoosh.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: The Moral Power of Curiosity :: "Flash Boys" by Michael Lewis is mostly a book about finance and high-frequency traders. But it's also a morality tale.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/11/opinion/brooks-the-moral-power-of-curiosity.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

Op-Ed Columnist: Health Care Nightmares :: Obamacare is doing just fine. But America is not, thanks to the ugliness brought out into the open by the debate on health reform.
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/04/11/opinion/krugman-health-care-nightmares.html?partner=rss&emc=rss


Op-Ed

13-Apr-2014 15:56

Anti-Barbie doll :: Doll with "real" proportions gets crowd-funded in 24 hours. WTAE's Wendy Bell reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/us/2014/03/07/dnt-pa-artist-creates-average-doll.wtae.html?eref�ition

The Scottish National Party at 80 :: The ups and downs of Scotland's independence party
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-politics-26924026#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

How do hotels attract younger guests? :: Hotels are looking towards the Airbnb crowd, luring them in with Instagram walls and Wi-Fi.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/travel/wi-fi-instagram-walls-turntables-millennials/index.html?eref�ition

Messages from beyond the grave :: China's "Life Black Box" website lets users send data after they die -- and it's growing in popularity.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/asia/china-death-websites/index.html?eref�ition

Airbus wins major weather prize :: The competition to manufacture the next generation of Europe's most important series of weather satellites is won by Airbus Defence and Space.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-26962805#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Google Glass now available to all :: Have you been pining for your very own wearable $1,500 Google Glass but weren't sure how you, a regular nondeveloper residing in the United States, could procure one?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/tech/innovation/google-glass-april-15/index.html?eref�ition

Mo Ibrahim: We need Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Africa's tastiest street food :: Here are your photos of the tastiest -- and most unusual -- African street food.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/travel/gallery/roasted-plantain-african-street-food/index.html?eref�ition

What the late '60s really looked like :: As "Mad Men" returns for its seventh season, many viewers will tune in to see what happens next for Don, Peggy, Pete and the other characters of the hit AMC show. Many will also be eager to see the fabulous clothes they wear.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2013/04/05/living/irpt-real-60s/index.html?eref�ition

Is Putin dictating terms to Kerry? :: Has Kerry's recent track record left Russia's wily leader ever more convinced of U.S. weakness?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/opinion/opinion-tisdall-putin-kerry/index.html?eref�ition

Now is the time for Afro-realism :: Over the last 20 years, the narrative on the African continent has shifted from Afro-pessimism to Afro-optimism. The truth lies somewhere in between. Now is the time for Afro-realism: for sound policies based on honest data, aimed at delivering results.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/africa/mo-ibrahim-now-is-time-afro-realism/index.html?eref�ition

Nigerians don't care about economy :: Nigeria woke up on Sunday to a brand new economy, apparently.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/10/business/opinion-nigeria-economy-jideonwo/index.html?eref�ition

Industrial output shrinks 1.9 percent in Feb - govt :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VuMDgk48E4Y/story01.htm

VIDEO: The films making science captivating :: David Reid travels to the Cern institute in Switzerland to find out how film-makers are helping to make science stories more accessible to the public.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26938150#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

AUDIO: Man held for giving wife pain patch :: An elderly man was locked up for seven hours after giving his wife a painkiller patch at her care home.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26988007#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Shock fall in industry output, exports deepen economic gloom :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Htlc7eSAMzA/story01.htm

Weekendish: Watches for the blind and Eiffel of the East :: A round-up of some of the best reads from the BBC News Magazine this week, with your extra comments.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26973454#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Royal tour pulls in the crowds :: The Royal visit to New Zealand is bringing out huge crowds. CNN's Max Foster reports.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/10/new-zealand-royal-tour-crowds-foster-lok.cnn.html?eref�ition

How close to finding wreckage? :: Some doubt has been cast on a fifth signal detected by a sonar buoy -- so how many pings are enough to locate the missing passenger plane?
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/malaysia-airlines-plane-questions/index.html?eref�ition

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

Election gets personal, rivals attack Modi over marriage :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/X5w7JdM-wQg/story01.htm

Five people compared to Adrian Mole :: The fictional diarist Adrian Mole has permeated culture and led to unlikely comparisons with real life figures.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-26992411#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Obama nominates new health secretary :: US President Barack Obama nominates budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell to succeed Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-26992263#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Casting the vote in India and Afghanistan :: William Dalrymple on elections in India and Afghanistan
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26977243#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Pistorius trial day 20 - in 60 secs :: Oscar Pistorius faced another day of intense cross-examination at his trial on Friday - and said he "was in a panic" in the moments before he shot his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-26994113#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Scared of heights? Don't look down! :: Try not to get dizzy watching this dangling daredevil. Jeanne Moos reports on stunts that may make your palms sweat.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/world/2014/04/09/erin-pkg-moos-dangling-daredevil.cnn.html?eref�ition

Assassination attempt on Iraqi PM :: Iraqi Deputy Prime Minister Salih al-Mutlaq and another lawmaker survived an assassination attempt in Baghdad on Friday, security officials told CNN.
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/meast/iraq-violence/index.html?eref�ition

Ex-adviser says Manmohan Singh was hobbled by Sonia Gandhi :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/VOS343ep1JY/story01.htm

The week in 27 photos ::
url: http://edition.cnn.com/2014/04/11/world/gallery/week-in-photos-0411/index.html?eref�ition

VIDEO: CCTV shows incinerator murderer :: A bank worker has been jailed for life for murdering his wife in a bid to stop her revealing his homosexuality.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-26995541#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa