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00:01 [Raw Story] Researchers’ ovary ‘coaxing’ procedure produces newborn in Japan

00:02 [Guardian] British nurse charged in international cannibalism investigation

00:02 [CNN: Politics] Gingrich: GOP, don't cave

00:02 [CNN: Politics] Obama: No ransom for doing job

00:02 [CNN: Politics] Poll: Congress at all-time low

00:03 [Disinformation] Comedian Punches Journalist in Audience Live-Tweeting Event

00:05 [CNN: Technology] Ex-NSA contractor designs 'surveillance-proof' font

00:05 [CNN: Technology] Apple's iOS 7 making some users sick

00:05 [OpEdNews] Is the Pope Really Ready to Address the "Woman Question"?

00:07 [CNN: Politics] Congress at all-time low

00:07 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Aren't Washington Leaders Negotiating to Avoid a Shutdown?

00:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joy Resmovits: George W. Bush's Education Law, No Child Left Behind, Abandoned By Texas

00:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Larry Hirsch: Keep Eye on Funding Levels in Budget Talks

00:08 [Guardian] Amanda Knox retrial: judge allows new DNA test on alleged murder weapon

00:09 [Voice of America] VOA News: Obama: Shutting Government is Height of Irresponsibility

00:09 [CNN: Technology] Apple passes Coke as world's top brand

00:11 [zero hedge] Q3 Earnings Warnings Second-Worst Since 2001

00:13 [New Statesman] Miliband's defence of his father against the Daily Mail is a defining moment

00:14 [Fox News: politics] Tourists would be shut out from national parks, monuments if government shuts down

00:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Generals Charles Gurganus, Gregg Sturdevant Forced To Retire For Afghan Breech

00:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mark Blumenthal: Obamacare Polls: Little Support For Defunding But Much Uncertainty, Doubt

00:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Zach Hindin: A Modest Proposal to the NRA

00:16 [Raw Story] Canadian radio host: Richard Dawkins would be the first atheist pope

00:18 [CNET News] Bottoms up! Brew your own beer with this countertop box

00:20 [CNN: Entertainment] Rihanna's 'Styled to Rock' show

00:20 [CNN: Entertainment] Tom Hanks on space exploration

00:20 [CNN: Entertainment] Hollywood couple get stopped by police

00:20 [CNN: Entertainment] 2013 Emmys: The winners list

00:20 [CNN: Entertainment] On a wild night, things finally break 'Bad's' way

00:20 [Guardian] Councils close to going bust, says Tory local government chief

00:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Frank Fitzpatrick: Why Music: Redefining the 'M' in STEM

00:21 [Big Think] Report: Spain Should Get With The (Time Zone) Program

00:21 [CNN: Money] Another hit for federal workers

00:22 [Slashdot] How BlackBerry Blew It

00:23 [Financial Times] Obama tries to soothe Israeli fears on Iran

00:24 [Financial Times] Weidmann in sovereign debt warning

00:25 [] Despite deep differences with Obama, Netanyahu got what he wanted

00:26 [Reuters: politics] Kerry meets Sudan counterpart on South Sudan, Darfur

00:26 [Truthdig] If a Government Shutdown Happens, It Will Be John Boehner’s Fault (Video)

00:27 [CNET News] Principal sues students over parody Facebook, Twitter accounts

00:27 [CNN: Money] Shutdown could mean bankrupcy

00:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Catherine Taibi: Matt Taibbi Says What We Are All Thinking: 'Defaulting Is Just Stupid'

00:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kim Bellware: Looming Government Shutdown Would Hit Chicago And Illinois Workers, Federal Employees Protest

00:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Navy Says Civilians Affected By Navy Yard Shooting Won't Face Furloughs During Shutdown

00:28 [Good] Phonebloks is Reimagining the Smartphone With a Lego-Like Design

00:31 [Raw Story] Family of real-life ‘Pianist’ loses defamation case against singer

00:34 [Mother Jones] GOP Staffer on Vitter Amendment: "Congress Literally Threw Staff Under The Bus"

00:36 [CNET News] Use Quick Look from the trackpad in OS X

00:38 [Slate Magazine] The Government Shutdown Versus the Debt Ceiling

00:39 [Voice of America] Chinese Fishermen Missing in Typhoon

00:40 [The Independent] Postcard from... Brussels

00:40 [The Independent] Jeremy Hunt pledges £50m for GP skype sessions and telephone consultations

00:41 [Raw Story] Obama accuses Republicans of appeasing ‘extreme right wing’ with shutdown threats

00:41 [Raw Story] European Union plays down deadline on Iran talks

00:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Avinash Tharoor: 5 Things We Can Learn From New Zealand's Innovative Law to Regulate New Drugs

00:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andrea Rael: Colorado Ski Towns Get Ready For Legal, Recreational Marijuana For The Upcoming Season

00:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arin Greenwood: All This Furlough Talk Makes D.C. Residents Horny, Craigslist Would Suggest

00:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emma Gray: The 16 Best Government Shutdown Pickup Lines, Courtesy Of Twitter

00:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Wisconsin District Comes Under Fire After Showing Kids Pro-Obama Video

00:45 [The Atlantic: Technology] Dear NASA, Happy Birthday! To Celebrate, We're Shutting You Down. Love, Congress

00:45 [Telegraph] MI5 and MI6 must convince public they are working for them and not against them

00:45 [Telegraph] US government shutdown looms as Barack Obama rejects Republican threats

00:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Miley: Confessions of pop's wild child

00:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Cher talks tour, Miley and leather jackets

00:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Lionel to pop stars: Keep your clothes on

00:47 [zero hedge] Government Shutdown: The Next Step In The Collapse Of The Dollar?

00:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tom Tarantino: Government Shutdown FAQ for Veterans

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: The Broken Circle Breakdown /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/BrokenCircleBreakdown.jpg

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Blind Detective /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/BlindDetective.jpg

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Your Day Is My Night /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/YourDayIsMyNight.jpg

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: So Much Water /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/SoMuchWater.jpg

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: See You Never /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/SeeYouNever.jpg

00:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: A Mother’s Dream /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MothersDreamA.jpg

00:51 [Fox News] Is '11th hour' shutdown fix possible?

00:53 [Fox News: politics] Marine Corps generals forced to retire over breach at Afghan base

00:53 [CNET News] NASA's fluorescent plane glows with the research flow

00:53 [CNET News] Ematic announces 8-inch Android tablet priced at $129.99

00:55 [Slashdot] New Headphones Generate Sound With Carbon Nanotubes

00:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Celock: International Lawmakers Worried Over 2013 Government Shutdown

00:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Christina Wilkie: Huge Business Coalition Led By U.S. Chamber Of Commerce Urges Congress To Fund The Government

00:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Moye: Jesse Ventura: Facts Surrounding JFK Assassination Still Hidden

00:56 [AntiWar] 65 Killed, 203 Wounded As Baghdad Suffers More Bombings

00:59 [Telegraph] Venezuela expels top US diplomat

00:59 [Sydney Morning Herald] Loving union sealed with bile

01:00 [Campaign For Liberty] What happens if the government shuts down?

01:01 [Raw Story] Ex-spy gets camera shy over ‘marriage proposal’ to Edward Snowden

01:03 [CNET News] Zuckerberg: Let's make the Internet 100x more affordable

01:03 [BBC: Technology] How to profit from your rival's data

01:03 [Financial Times] Ageing population looms in eastern Europe

01:04 [Mother Jones] Shiny Object Watch: The Vitter Amendment

01:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mark Blumenthal: HUFFPOLLSTER: Reviewing The Polling On A Government Shutdown

01:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Diane Ravitch: I Know Who I Am and I Love What I Do

01:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Cherkis: Government Shutdown Would Close Exclusive Washington Day Care

01:07 [Reuters: politics] Obama prepares for government shutdown, hopes for deal

01:08 [Guardian] Love has disappeared from state education, says private school leader

01:08 [Guardian] Roma families in court accused of forcing their children into life of crime

01:09 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Ludwig II /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/LudwigII.jpg

01:09 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Hotell /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Hotel.jpg

01:09 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Halley /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Halley.jpg

01:09 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: The Gardener /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/GardenerThe.jpg

01:09 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Fifi Howls From Happiness /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FifiHowlsFromHappiness.jpg

01:11 [BBC: Technology] Battle for gadget accessory business

01:12 [BBC: Technology] Grand Theft Auto Online server worry

01:15 [The Atlantic: Technology] How the Shutdown Will Affect One Quiet, Crucial Set of Satellites

01:15 [Fox News: politics] NSA reportedly compiling individual digital footprints

01:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Devin Nunes Slams Fellow Republicans As Government Shutdown Looms

01:16 [OpEdNews] Much Ado About Nothing: EDF Fracking Study Misguided and Irrelevant

01:16 [Truthdig] Death of Artist Unites Greek Hip-Hop Community Against Fascism

01:16 [Truthdig] GOP Tied Up in a Knot

01:16 [Truthdig] How the GOP Invented Obamacare

01:17 [Guardian] Silvio Berlusconi's party riven over decision to pull out of coalition

01:17 [Reuters: politics] Deadlocked Congress takes U.S. government to brink of shutdown

01:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Devin Nunes Calls Fellow Republicans 'Lemmings' As Government Shutdown Looms

01:18 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: How has Brazilian art scene changed?

01:19 [Reuters] Deadlocked Congress takes U.S. government to brink of shutdown

01:20 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Max Beckmann: Departure /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MaxBeckman.jpg

01:20 [straight] You Should Have Stayed Home: A G20 Romp! is a compelling production /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_Home_2388.jpg

01:20 [Deutsche Welle] Obama warns against shutdown in 'eleventh hour' appeal to Republicans

01:22 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: As shutdown approaches, Obama accuses GOP of catering to right wing

01:24 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Drones key to deep sea research

01:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adam Hanft: My Obamacare Anxiety: America's Largest Digital Start-Up Probably Lacks the Right Digital Talent

01:25 [Voice of America] UN Turns Attention to Syrian Aid Crisis

01:26 [OpEdNews] (Sacrifice of Women) When Love Fades

01:26 [The Independent] BP ‘lied’ over true extent of its Gulf oil disaster

01:26 [CNN: Politics] Congress still gets paid

01:26 [CNN: Politics] Looming shutdown causes 1995 deja vu

01:27 [zero hedge] Vatican Bank To Shut All Embassy Accounts To Halt Money Laundering

01:27 [The Atlantic: Politics] Shutdown Watch: The Final Hours

01:28 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: World’s first digital laser unveiled

01:29 [CNN: Money] Shutdown could mean bankruptcy

01:29 [CNN: Living] Canine couture and feline fashion

01:31 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: 'I thought it was a death sentence'

01:33 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Revolt averted, House GOP poised to toss funding bill back to Senate

01:34 [CNN: Politics] 10 ways a shutdown would affect you

01:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: Government Shutdown: House Vote Edges Nation To Brink

01:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sanjay Sanghoee: Over the Fiscal Cliff: The GOP's Lemming Moment

01:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dave Jamieson: Government Shutdown To Hit Labor Department Workplace Safety, Discrimination Investigations

01:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Republican Unity Frays As Government Shutdown Looms

01:36 [Reuters] Exclusive: JPMorgan settlement complicated by Washington Mutual - sources

01:36 [Reuters] CNN, NBC scrap Hillary Clinton TV projects

01:36 [Reuters] Two U.S. generals ousted over failure to secure Afghan base

01:36 [Raw Story] Roma families accused of using kids like criminal conscripts

01:37 [Anarchist news] Political Prisoner Birthday Poster For October 2013 Is Now Available

01:37 [Anarchist news] Luke has been Indicted

01:40 [CNN: Politics] Who is non-essential?

01:40 [CNN: Politics] 1995 deja vu

01:42 [Truthdig] Why Isn’t Sony’s Waterproof Super-Cameraphone More Amazing?

01:42 [The Independent] The City names Fiona Woolf to be second female Lord Mayor of London

01:42 [The Independent] BAE cashes in on state ‘cyber war’

01:42 [The Independent] Economic rebound creates crisis for big pawnbrokers

01:42 [The Independent] James Moore: Why Tories need to mind the Watford Gap as they ignore north-south divide

01:42 [The Independent] Simon Read: How funding for lending slashes savers' returns

01:42 [The Independent] Economic Focus: Does anyone think Help to Buy is a good idea?

01:42 [The Independent] Shares slide on fears of a US shutdown

01:42 [The Independent] Unilever hammered by weak emerging market currencies

01:42 [The Independent] From Burberry to Harvey Nichols for Stacey Cartwright?

01:42 [The Independent] Miner Mick raises $1bn for next venture

01:44 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Shutdown closer as GOP House clings together

01:44 [CNN: Politics] What Obamacare means for you

01:45 [Fox News] A GLOBAL WARMING 'PAUSE'? UN report raises skeptical eyebrows

01:45 [Fox News] SHUTDOWN COUNTDOWN House advances last-ditch ObamaCare proposal

01:45 [Fox News] 'ADVERSE EFFECT?' Pa. may rethink rule that allows cross-gender teams

01:45 [] Israeli ex-MI chief urges talks with Iran - but with caution

01:46 [Raw Story] Activists rip new Hungarian anti-homelessness law

01:47 [CNN: Money] Cisco CEO John Chambers scores 80% raise

01:47 [Telegraph] Two US generals forced to retire over attack on US base in Afghanistan

01:47 [Telegraph] Environment Secretary accused of 'immoral' stance on climate change

01:47 [Telegraph] Plan for GP surgeries to open seven days a week

01:47 [NPR] Countdown To Shutdown: A Closure Appears Inevitable

01:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] Drug labs 'like Breaking Bad'

01:49 [Slashdot] Facebook Delivers Viewer Engagement Reports To TV Networks

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Vic + Flo Saw a Bear /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/VicFloSawABear.jpg

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Flashback Memories 3D /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FlashbackMemories.jpg

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Breaking Earth: Susumu Shingu Working With the Wind /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/BreathingEarthSusumuShinguWorkingWithTheWind.jpg

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 notes: Leap 4 Your Life bounces onto the screen /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Leap4YourLife.jpg

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Vojta Lavička: Ups and Downs /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/VojtaLavi_kaUpsAndDowns.jpg

01:50 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: Objects of Desire /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ObjectsOfDesire_CUTLINE_EndofPinkyThe.jpg

01:57 [NPR] Two Marine Generals Forced To Retire After Taliban Attack On Base

01:58 [The Independent] Daily Mail unapologetic over Ralph Miliband article, as paper prints son Ed's 'tetchy and menacing response'

01:58 [The Independent] Foreign funds pour into UK

01:58 [Slate Magazine] The Battle Cry of the GOP

02:01 [zero hedge] Ahead Of Vote, House Debates Latest Continuing Resolution Proposal - Live Webcast

02:02 [Sydney Morning Herald] Obesity kills 10yo NSW boy

02:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Government Shutdown Showdown Continues: Live Updates

02:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: Campus Debit Cards Usually Aren't The Best Deal For Students: CFPB

02:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Georges Ugeux: Why the Debt Ceiling Should Be Ignored by the US Treasury

02:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Abrams: A Discharge Petition Will End This Nonsense... And Then, the New Nonsense Begins

02:03 [Disinformation] Talking Heavy Metal with Sam Dunn of Banger Films

02:08 [Voice of America] Reuters: Venezuela Expels Top US Diplomat for Fomenting 'Sabotage'

02:08 [BBC: Health] Mid-life stress 'precedes dementia'

02:08 [BBC: Health] Global war on drugs failing - report

02:08 [BBC: Health] Breast cancer 'research gap' warning

02:11 [OpEdNews] Keystone Pipe Dreams

02:13 [The Independent] Market Report: Help to Buy scheme props up builders

02:13 [The Independent] Energy giant takes on Labour over price freeze pledge: we lose money on bills

02:13 [The Independent] JJB ex-chief’s court plea fails

02:13 [Slashdot] Obamacare Could Help Fuel a Tech Start-Up Boom

02:14 [BBC: Science & Environment] What have we learned from Fukushima?

02:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adam Goldberg: 11 Reasons Why A Government Shutdown Is Terrible For You

02:14 [Reuters] Deadlocked Congress takes U.S. government to brink of shutdown

02:15 [zero hedge] Heisenberg Is Gone, Heisenbernanke Is Still Around

02:15 [zero hedge] The Debt-Ceiling Fight "Could Get Ugly" - Key Dates And Implications

02:15 [] Israeli unemployment rate fell to 20-year low in August

02:16 [Raw Story] No golden smiles: More than half of 2012 Olympic athletes had bad teeth

02:16 [Fox News: politics] Senate panel approves former First Daughter Caroline Kennedy as US ambassador to Japan

02:17 [Telegraph] Campaigners raise £80k to stop Tesco coming to town

02:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] Jailed Aussie spied for al-Qaeda in US

02:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Time is running out': Obama's plea over shutdown

02:20 [straight] Open letter: Health Canada must act to increase the availability of supervised consumption services like Insite /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/insite1_130930.jpg

02:21 [Big Think] Vegans, Vegetarians Score At Munich's Oktoberfest

02:22 [Fox News] COUNTDOWN TO SHUTDOWN House advances ObamaCare offer

02:22 [Fox News] A WARMING 'PAUSE'? UN's new climate report raises skeptical eyebrows

02:22 [Reuters: politics] Deadlocked Congress takes U.S. government to brink of shutdown

02:23 [CNET News] Pinterest wins $7.2M in legal battle with cybersquatter

02:23 [CNN: Politics] Iran nuke talks are key topic as Obama, Netanyahu meet

02:24 [Voice of America] Michael Bowman: US Government Shutdown Imminent

02:25 [Topix Activism News] New evidence in activist Kirsten Brydum's murder points to dead man, family says

02:26 [Operation USA] The 2013 Social Good Summit: What I Learned

02:26 [CNN: Entertainment] Bynes' 'great strides towards recovery'

02:26 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Bridget Jones's Diary' shocker

02:29 [The Independent] Headmaster rails against 'social leprosy' stigma of private school education

02:31 [CNET News] Verizon glitch let unlimited data customers upgrade phones

02:39 [Guardian] Ed Miliband attacks Daily Mail for smearing his father

02:39 [Guardian] Obama warns of economic toll in last-minute appeal to GOP over shutdown

02:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Farah Mohamed: Newt Gingrich: 'No Grand Strategy' Around Possible Government Shutdown

02:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: No Birth Control Provision In Republicans' Latest Government-Funding Bill

02:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Chris Christie Appeals Gay Marriage Ruling To Higher Court

02:44 [CBC: politics] MPs spend over $123.6M in office and other expenses

02:48 [Voice of America] Government Shutdown Likely as House Passes Spending Bill Delaying Obamacare

02:48 [Reuters: politics] Senate panel unanimously backs Kennedy for Japan post

02:50 [Moral Low Ground] Latest Snowden Revelation: NSA Spying on Americans’ Facebook Profiles

02:51 [Big Think] Is Balthus the “Crazy Cat Lady” of Modern Art?

02:53 [Reuters] Two U.S. generals ousted over failure to secure Afghan base

02:53 [Reuters] Netanyahu to Obama: Tighten sanctions if Iran defies West

02:56 [Raw Story] Texas Republican tells Cruz: ‘Put your money where your mouth is’ on giving up paycheck

02:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Gabriela Aoun: Senate Clears Bill To Pay Military In Shutdown

02:59 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: African musician lonely in Las Vegas

03:01 [zero hedge] House Passes Latest Continuing Resolution, Sends To Senate Which Will Reject: Government Shuts Down In Three Hours

03:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sabrina Siddiqui: John Boehner Mocks Obama In House Floor Speech

03:04 [CNN: Politics] House pass another spending plan that targets Obamacare

03:08 [Global Voices] Dark Humor Reigns As Russia's Winter Olympics City Floods

03:11 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Shutdown nears as House sends funding bill back to Senate

03:12 [Guardian] US generals ousted over failure to secure Afghan base from Taliban

03:12 [CNET News] Yahoo offers its first tepid bug bounty

03:14 [Guardian] US diplomats expelled from Venezuela for conspiring with 'extreme right'

03:16 [BBC: Education] Teachers set for strike action

03:16 [Fox News] DOWN TO THE WIRE ON SHUTDOWN House sends counteroffer to Senate

03:16 [OpEdNews] The Cosmic Story: Libra New Moon, October 4-5, 2013.

03:16 [OpEdNews] Why Obama and the Democrats Shouldn't Negotiate with Extortionists

03:19 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government on brink of shutdown, Congress still deadlocked

03:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Australia challenges for America's Cup and a share of the venue

03:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Dollar a day making footballs

03:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney and Melbourne property prices surge

03:21 [Big Think] Fur Apparel Sales Are Now Illegal In West Hollywood

03:21 [Reuters] U.S. government on brink of shutdown, Congress still deadlocked

03:22 [zero hedge] S&P Futures Don't Budge As China PMI Misses (Again) And US Government On Verge Of Shutdown

03:24 [CNN: Politics] Obamacare: House GOP tries again

03:26 [Reuters] Jury set for billionaire Mark Cuban's insider trading trial

03:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shahien Nasiripour: Student Loan Defaults Surge To Highest Level In Nearly 2 Decades

03:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Ted Cruz Pledges Salary To Charity If Government Shuts Down

03:32 [zero hedge] Senate Kills Latest House CR Proposal

03:35 [Mother Jones] Government To Furlough Food Inspectors But Not Military Recruiters

03:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] Brandis spent $13k on books

03:38 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Senate nixes House-passed funding bill as clock ticks towards shutdown

03:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Congressmen Still Boozing, Hours Away From Government Shutdown

03:40 [Voice of America] Government Shutdown Likely: Senate Rejects, House Passes Spending Bill Delaying Obamacare

03:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jonathan Weiler: The Real Death Panel in Obamacare? How about the GOP?

03:46 [Raw Story] WATCH: Motorcyclists chase SUV down leading up to NYC street attack

03:49 [CNET News] Moto X's unlocked developer editions are back in stock

03:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lydia O'Connor: Man Jailed For Money That Smelled Like Pot, Without Actually Possessing Pot

03:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Push for Transparency in U.S.-Mexico Drilling Agreement

03:53 [Sydney Morning Herald] House prices at their highest point ever

03:57 [Unicef] Kenya study looks at the growing community of young Internet users

04:02 [Guardian] Qatar promises crackdown over deaths of World Cup construction workers

04:02 [NPR] LISTEN: The Shutdown Debate In Two House Speeches

04:16 [Raw Story] Two U.S. generals fired after security lapse at Afghan base

04:20 [Slashdot] Delta Replacing Flight Manuals with Surface Tablets

04:22 [Voice of America] VOA News: Senate Rejects, House Passes Spending Bill Delaying Obamacare

04:23 [CNET News] Journalist Glenn Greenwald to host Reddit Q&A about NSA files

04:24 [Voice of America] Polio Cases in South Sudan

04:25 [Fox News: politics] Senate kills latest ObamaCare counteroffer, bill kicked back to House

04:36 [Raw Story] Ex-Microsoft privacy chief: After finding out about NSA spying, ‘I don’t trust Microsoft now’

04:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Billionaire's bid for America's Cup

04:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Why 'we didn't know' is no excuse

04:45 [Deutsche Welle] Venezuela's Maduro expels US diplomats over 'sabotage'

04:46 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: House to try 'conference' approach to funding, but shutdown all but certain

04:48 [Voice of America] Reuters: Senate Foreign Relations Committee Unanimously Backs Kennedy for Japan Post

04:49 [Fox News] 'The Factor' vs. the UN

04:55 [Fox News: politics] Krauthammer: Republicans logically right in pushing for ObamaCare delay

04:55 [zero hedge] NYPD Searching For Parachutists Who Landed Near Goldman's New York Headquarters

04:55 [zero hedge] Futures Ramp On Speculation House Republicans May Fold; Fall On Report No More Votes Tonight

04:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] The curse of Walter White

04:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] 110km/h winds heading for Sydney

04:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] The best smartphone by a mile

04:56 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gina Rinehart wants to give up trustee role

04:57 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Idiocy of the Shutdown, in 3 Acts: Map, Thought Experiment, Speech

04:58 [Disinformation] Neurons To Nirvana

04:59 [CNET News] Zynga settles suit with hookup app Bang with Friends

05:01 [CNN: Money] China factories post mild gains

05:01 [Raw Story] ‘Breaking Bad’: a Tragic Gay Love Story

05:06 [Voice of America] Reuters: Abe to Raise Sales Tax, Cushion With More Stimulus

05:14 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shutdown imminent despite House effort to break logjam

05:14 [Reuters: politics] Obama prepares for government shutdown, hopes for deal

05:19 [Reuters] U.S. government shutdown imminent despite House effort to break logjam

05:21 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

05:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: House Republicans To Seek Conference Committee Negotiation With Senate As Government Shuts Down

05:26 [Voice of America] Reuters: Bode Miller Speaks Out Against Russia's Anti-Gay Laws

05:26 [Sydney Morning Herald] Buddy set for Swans switch

05:26 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rinehart capitulates in case against children

05:28 [zero hedge] T-Minus 60 Minutes: Harry Reid Says Will Not Go To Conference - Live Feed From Senate

05:31 [Raw Story] Food distributor Sysco under USDA investigation

05:31 [Raw Story] Rachel Maddow blasts GOP intransigence: ‘Elect Republicans and they will burn the place down’

05:31 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

05:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Obama Signs Bill To Protect Military Pay In Case Of Government Shutdown

05:38 [Global Voices] Abuse, Low Wages and Little Freedom: The Life of Hong Kong's Foreign Maids

05:41 [Fox News: politics] House Republicans in last-ditch effort to avert shutdown, Reid says GOP 'playing games'

05:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: Democratic Lawmaker Grumbles About His Party Caving On Sequestration

05:47 [Guardian] Carol Ann Duffy and 200 others condemn education policy

05:48 [Fox News] DEADLINE NEARS: Senate kills new counteroffer, bill goes back to House

05:48 [Fox News] TREASURES TO CLOSE? Shutdown would shutter national monuments, parks /i/redes/icon-video.gif

05:48 [Fox News] HIKING TRAGEDY 5 people killed, 1 hurt in rock slide on Colorado trail

05:48 [Fox News] BIG MOMENT STOLEN Intruder breaks tape before winner at Berlin Marathon /i/redes/icon-video.gif

05:49 [The Hindu - News] Jayalalithaa raises pitch against DBT

05:52 [Reuters] U.S. government heads toward shutdown, Senate rebuffs House talks

05:56 [Telegraph] NBC backs out of Hillary Clinton miniseries after CNN dumps documentary

05:56 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government heads toward shutdown, Senate rebuffs House talks

05:56 [zero hedge] With 20 Minutes To Shutdown - House Reconvenes - Live Feed

06:00 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Shutdown set to begin as Congress remains deadlocked

06:00 [The Hindu - News] Consider extending tenure of special judge, says SC

06:01 [AntiWar] Kenya Attacks Tickle Rightwing Agendas

06:01 [AntiWar] Police State Programs Not Affected by a Government Shutdown

06:02 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Schools violating RTE norms: Survey

06:02 [Financial Times] US government to start to shut down agencies

06:02 [Voice of America] U.S. Government Begins Shutdown

06:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Government Shuts Down As Congress Fails To Reach Spending Agreement

06:04 [The Hindu - News] Doubts over verdict, says Karunanidhi

06:05 [Mother Jones] We Hit the Debt Ceiling Months Ago. Nobody Cared.

06:06 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Shutdown to begin as Congress remains deadlocked

06:09 [Fox News: politics] Congress misses deadline, government set to partially shut down

06:09 [Slate Magazine] Where Are All the Miracle Drugs?

06:09 [Slate Magazine] Cool Story

06:10 [The Hindu - News] Trains partly cancelled till Oct.16

06:10 [Voice of America] Michael Bowman: Partial US Government Shutdown Begins

06:11 [zero hedge] Shut Happens

06:11 [zero hedge] Government Has Shut Down 18 Times Since 1976

06:12 [CNET News] AT&T attempts to out-Google Google in Austin fiber race

06:12 [CNET News] Acer adds a low-cost all-in-one hardly bigger than a laptop

06:12 [OpEdNews] Republicans on Crack, Democrats Forget their Job

06:13 [Reuters: politics] Obama warns Defense Department civilians of furloughs during shutdown

06:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Obama Sends Message To American Military, Defense Department Personnel Amid Shutdown (VIDEO)

06:16 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart rips Constitution-hugging Republicans: They’re like ‘an as*hole causing a head-on collision’

06:16 [The Hindu - News] U.N. chief welcomes India-Pak talks

06:17 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Shutdown begins as Congress remains deadlocked

06:18 [NPR] Shutdown Begins After Congress Fails In Spending Compromise

06:18 [The Hindu - News] “Healthy lifestyle keeps dementia at bay”

06:19 [Fox News: politics] Iranian foreign minister lashes out at Obama via Twitter

06:20 [Fox News] LET THE SHUTDOWN BEGIN: Congress fails to OK spending deal; ObamaCare exchanges to take effect

06:20 [Deutsche Welle] Who's the 'typical' German?

06:24 [The Hindu - News] In Kochi's Thevara, pedestrians walk a tightrope

06:25 [CNN: Money] Shutdown: What happens next

06:26 [Telegraph] US government shuts down as Congress misses deadline

06:26 [Big Think] Struggling to Stay Relevant? Incorporate these Four Cultural Marketing Concepts

06:28 [The Hindu - News] I-T searches in Tamil Nadu yield Rs. 1,000 crore

06:30 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: We're Still Living With the Toxic Political Legacy of 9/11 /files/blog_conservatism.jpg

06:31 [AntiWar] The NSA Deserves a Permanent Shutdown

06:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Lost their minds': US shutdown begins

06:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rinehart capitulates in case against her children

06:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] PM appears to waver on key policy

06:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] 110km/h winds set for Sydney

06:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] House prices hit new high

06:31 [Guardian] US government begins shutdown after Congress debates end in stalemate

06:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Weigant: Boehner Hammers Last Nail In Republican Coffin

06:34 [The Hindu - News] Special TET for the differently abled

06:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Richard (RJ: Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway

06:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Senate Panel Approves Kennedy For Japan Post

06:38 [Slashdot] Swiss War Game Envisages Invasion By Bankrupt French

06:38 [The Hindu - News] Chennai-Palani daily express from October 1

06:38 [The Hindu - News] GH to get endoscopic skull base surgery unit

06:38 [The Hindu - News] Residents protest delay in building road under bridge in Mangalore

06:39 [Topix Activism News] Civil Liberties Groups Ask Court for Swift Ruling in Marriage Case

06:40 [CNET News] Google celebrates Yosemite's birthday as government shuts famous park down

06:40 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien, Political Reporter, NBC News: Winners and losers of the government shutdown

06:40 [The Hindu - News] More rain predicted for Chennai this week

06:43 [The Hindu - News] RGGGH to get endoscopic skull base surgery unit

06:43 [CNN: Money] Amazon to hire 70,000 seasonal workers

06:45 [The Hindu - News] New video bronchoscopy equipment, ward at Stanley GH

06:45 [Deutsche Welle] US federal agencies close as Congress fails to avert shutdown

06:47 [Truthdig] Why This Government Shutdown WIll Backfire on Republicans

06:49 [The Hindu - News] Rueful strain in MT’s take on Mappila music in Kerala

06:49 [Fox News: politics] Now What? Government shutdown to be felt across America

06:49 [Reuters] U.S. government shutdown begins after Congress fails to break impasse

06:50 [CNN: Travel] The shutdown's impact on travelers

06:51 [The Hindu - News] Water is hard to get; worms are free

06:51 [The Hindu - News] White House orders ‘orderly shutdown’ of U.S. government

06:51 [The Hindu - News] Family promises jobs, flats, swindles crores

06:52 [CNN: Money] Obamacare: How do I sign up?

06:55 [The Hindu - News] Coimbatore Corporation renews efforts to shift zoo

06:55 [The Hindu - News] Former Tirupur police personnel stage demonstration

06:55 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shutdown begins after Congress fails to break impasse

06:57 [The Hindu - News] More people in Coimbatore go for rainwater harvesting

06:57 [The Hindu - News] You are as old as what you eat, say geriatricians

06:58 [Fox News: politics] Marine Corps generals forced to retire over breach at Afghan base

06:58 [Fox News: politics] Obama says he'll push Congress to re-open government in address to military

06:58 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: Barack Obama likely to come out on top

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Three killed in cylinder explosion in Tirunelveli

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Yuva Morcha pickets Secretariat in Thiruvananthapuram

07:01 [Raw Story] Obama reassures military: You will be paid during shutdown

07:01 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Lost their minds': US shutdown begins

07:01 [Sydney Morning Herald] Buddy a $7m Swans man

07:02 [Truthdig] Why This Government Shutdown Will Backfire on Republicans

07:02 [Truthdig] The Reason Republicans Were Willing to Shut It Down

07:02 [Voice of America] U.S. Government Begins Shutdown

07:05 [The Hindu - News] Remove encroachments near well, demand Harijan Colony residents in Coimbatore

07:05 [The Hindu - News] A green tribute to the Mahatma in Kerala

07:05 [The Hindu - News] U.S. govt shuts down as Congress misses deadline

07:07 [Reuters] Obamacare launch poised to reach millions despite shutdown drama

07:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: Republicans Spent Year Blocking Budget Conference (VIDEO)

07:13 [Reuters] Analysis: For House Republicans, confrontation is safer than compromise

07:14 [Guardian] Campaigners want 10 gaps in breast cancer research to be tackled

07:14 [Reuters: politics] Obamacare launch poised to reach millions despite shutdown drama

07:16 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: For House Republicans, confrontation is safer than compromise

07:17 [CNN: Politics] House, Senate refuse to blink forcing government shutdown

07:21 [Fin24 News] Fuel profit margin hike to hit motorists

07:21 [The Hindu - News] Decision about Santosh Lad left to CM: Governor

07:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: Congress Shutdown Has Dems Feeling Emboldened, But Worried It May Last A While

07:26 [Raw Story] Beach Blanket Boredom

07:27 [Fox News: politics] Tourists to be shut out from national parks, monuments under government shutdown

07:30 [Mother Jones] Sorry Republicans, Obamacare Just Went Live /files/blog_exchanges_open.jpg

07:30 [Reuters] Australian PM welcomes Indonesia joint ventures on cattle

07:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'They've lost their minds'

07:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Eight ways to deny you're using child labour

07:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] RBA keeps rates at record lows

07:35 [Voice of America] Japan Set to Roll Out Controversial Tax Hike

07:37 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Shutdown's Only Winner: Ill-Starred Obamacare Survives Again

07:39 [The Independent] First US government shutdown in 17 years as Congress fails to strike budget deal before deadline

07:42 [Guardian] Payday loans being used to feed desperate families, charity says

07:44 [Telegraph] Teachers' strike to close thousands of state schools

07:44 [Telegraph] Iranians in Israel anxious as Benjamin Netanyahu prepares Hassan Rouhani rebuttle

07:44 [Telegraph] Labour's poll lead narrows as voters back Conservatives on economy

07:48 [CNN: Politics] House and Senate refuse to blink, forcing government into shutdown

07:50 [Deutsche Welle] Israel and the US disagree over approach to Iran

07:54 [Reuters] In historic step, Japan PM hikes tax; will cushion blow to economy

07:54 [The Hindu - News] Many former Ministers yet to vacate their bungalows

07:58 [The Hindu - News] Bitten by dogs, tortured and held captive by employer in Delhi

08:01 [Fin24 News] Chicken tariff hike ruffles feathers

08:02 [The Hindu - News] CVC for strict action on tax evasions, black money

08:04 [BBC: Education] Teachers in strike action over pay

08:05 [Voice of America] VOA News: Demonstrators March Through Port-au-Prince

08:05 [] Turkey: Ankara's New Democratization Package Gets Mixed Reviews

08:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: John Boehner Averts Government Shutdown Questions After House Vote

08:06 [The Hindu - News] BPO for visually challenged in Madurai

08:06 [The Hindu - News] Chronicler of the Dravidian movement, people’s struggle

08:08 [CNET News] Shutdown will largely shutter NASA, other science projects

08:08 [The Hindu - News] Jayalalithaa flays diesel price hike

08:10 [The Hindu - News] Sheila hits back at Narendra Modi

08:10 [The Hindu - News] Cobra bites Air Force officer, removed by wildlife NGO in Delhi

08:12 [The Hindu - News] Police seize computers over ‘death certificate’ issue

08:12 [The Hindu - News] Sheila hits back at Modi over ordinance issue

08:14 [The Hindu - News] High Court Bench orders status quo in girls’ home case

08:15 [Deutsche Welle] South Korea showcases military, and cruise missile

08:16 [Telegraph] US judge sentences man to 53 years in prison before presiding over his wedding

08:16 [Telegraph] Audiences have no problem with fast-paced dialogue in TV dramas: Stephen Tompkinson

08:18 [] U.S. Has to Be Prepared to Make Real Concessions to Iran

08:18 [The Hindu - News] Pope convenes cardinals for church reform talks

08:18 [The Hindu - News] A huge gap between cradle and crèche

08:20 [The Hindu - News] Sudden closure of Lajpat Rai Road baffles Madurai motorists

08:22 [The Hindu - News] Congress suspends former Rajasthan minister

08:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Linkins: Never Forget The Great Moderate Republican Revolt Of 2013!

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Marungapuri residents offer to donate land for taluk office

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Paying tribute to the Mahatma, one dot at a time

08:30 [CNET News] The end is Nye for Bill on 'Dancing With The Stars'

08:33 [Telegraph] Happiest country to be old is Sweden, survey finds

08:33 [Telegraph] Britain's reluctant internet revolutionaries

08:33 [Telegraph] Grumpy old men? Victor Meldrew should have been called Victoria, survey suggests

08:33 [The Hindu - News] Pakal Veedu hunts for a home in Kochi

08:35 [The Hindu - News] 4 lakh teak saplings to be planted in 20 villages

08:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] Two killed after Mona Vale fuel tanker crash

08:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] How to deny using child labour

08:37 [The Hindu - News] Setting code free

08:37 [The Hindu - News] Poor rain plays spoilsport with milk procurement in Manapparai

08:39 [The Hindu - News] AUT alleges discrimination against some college teachers

08:41 [The Hindu - News] RO plant commissioned at Narikurava school near Tiruchi

08:45 [Reuters] South Korea puts on show new missiles designed to hit North

08:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Museums 'ditch staff for volunteers'

08:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Art masterpieces on show in schools

08:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Danny Dyer to take over Queen Vic

08:46 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:47 [The Hindu - News] PWD, KWA have blood on their hands

08:47 [The Hindu - News] Tiruchi AUT alleges discrimination against some college teachers

08:49 [Slashdot] U.S. Government: Sorry, We're Closed

08:49 [Voice of America] Daniel Schearf: South Korea Parades Cruise Missiles, Military Hardware to Deter Pyongyang

08:53 [Sydney Morning Herald] Cars 'incinerated' after fuel tanker crash

08:55 [The Hindu - News] The man who gave the world clarity in sound

08:55 [The Hindu - News] Private bus operators in Kochi rush to fit equipment

08:59 [The Hindu - News] DYFI activists demand fair price at restaurants

08:59 [The Hindu - News] The ‘smart meter’ solution to the problem of power theft

08:59 [The Hindu - News] 4 lakh teak saplings to be planted in 20 villages in Tiruchi

09:00 [Deutsche Welle] UN-backed study urges action to help elderly

09:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jade Walker: John Larson Government Shutdown: Democratic Congressman Rants About Stalled Spending Bill (VIDEO)

09:03 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: anger and disbelief as closures begin

09:03 [Telegraph] Gove's tests and targets are 'damaging childhoods'

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Tech Bytes

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Mangalore's Campco opens arecanut depot at Porbandar

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Govindacharya opposes pro-West policies

09:04 [Disinformation] Schooling Superman on Totalitarianism: Superman and The Flash have a discussion about gun control while playing chess

09:05 [The Hindu - News] Seven SIMI activists escape from MP jail

09:07 [The Hindu - News] Moodbidri idol theft: Jains demand CBI probe

09:08 [BBC: Entertainment] Historic Japanese erotica comes to London

09:11 [The Hindu - News] Police seize Madurai Corporation computers over ‘death certificate’ issue

09:13 [The Hindu - News] Charter flights from Russia-Kerala this year too

09:15 [BBC: Technology] Crunch time for UK games industry

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Sunjay Dutt granted parole on medical grounds

09:17 [New Statesman] GSK to sell thrombosis drug brands and French plant to Aspen for £700m

09:17 [New Statesman] Amazon to create more than 70,000 seasonal jobs in US

09:17 [Voice of America] International Experts to Begin Syria Disarmament Mission

09:20 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Artist transforms 'sliding house'

09:21 [Guardian] Conservative conference - David Cameron's interviews and Boris Johnson's speech: Politics live blog

09:23 [Voice of America] Japan Rolls Out Controversial Tax Hike

09:24 [The Hindu - News] Chennai pets up for adoption

09:26 [] Turkmenistan: Israeli PM Seeks to Bolster Relations on Iran’s Border

09:26 [The Hindu - News] Writer Usha Zacharias dead

09:28 [The Hindu - News] Thiruvananthapuram to host global eco meet

09:28 [The Hindu - News] Petrol price cut by Rs. 3.05 a litre

09:32 [The Hindu - News] Doctors bid to barge into health varsity

09:33 [NPR] Lessons For The Obamacare Rollout, Courtesy Of Massachusetts

09:35 [Financial Times] Abe reveals tax plan as business mood soars

09:36 [The Hindu - News] Jagan’s tour to Krishna, Guntur put off

09:36 [The Hindu - News] 11 Andhra Cricket Association members find place in BCCI sub-panels

09:37 [Financial Times] US government to start shutting agencies

09:38 [The Hindu - News] KCR not interested inTelangana state: TDP

09:38 [The Hindu - News] Andhra Pradesh bifurcation unlikely, opines JAC

09:38 [The Hindu - News] Vellayani project in Thiruvananthapuram stuck in limbo

09:38 [Fin24 News] Motorists to pay for petrol attendant hikes

09:43 [NPR] Ethical Tradition Meets Economics In An Aging China

09:43 [Topix Activism News] Greek far-right crackdown followed violence spike

09:44 [The Hindu - News] Software engineer commits suicide

09:48 [The Hindu - News] No escape from the 900-metre bone-jarring ride

09:49 [Guardian] US government starts shutdown after Congress debates end in stalemate

09:52 [The Hindu - News] 902 applications received for VUDA plots

09:52 [The Hindu - News] Cattle feed plant to be ready in Kozhikode by September next

09:52 [The Hindu - News] RTC employees organise torch rally for united Andhra Pradesh

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Visakhapatnam gears up to host CSI national meet

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Samaikyandhra stir hits new vehicle registrations

09:55 [Voice of America] Typhoon Wutip Kills 3 in Vietnam

09:56 [The Hindu - News] Promoting eco-friendly products through women’s empowerment

09:57 [Voice of America] Netanyahu to Stress Iran Nuclear Concerns in UN Speech

09:58 [Sydney Morning Herald] Lance Franklin's sting in the tail

09:58 [CNN: Money] 7 things a shutdown won't change

09:58 [CNN: Money] Cisco chief John Chambers scores 80% raise

10:02 [The Hindu - News] Forgotten anniversary of a boat tragedy in Kerala

10:05 [Telegraph] Conservative Party Conference 2013: day three live

10:05 [Telegraph] David Cameron: the price of value bread? No idea. I have a breadmaker

10:05 [Telegraph] Boris Johnson saw coalition as 'triumph of public school system', new book claims

10:05 [Telegraph] Japan's Abe forges ahead with controversial sales tax rise

10:05 [Slashdot] Security Researchers Rewarded With $12.50 Voucher To Buy Yahoo T-Shirt

10:05 [CNN: Money] World market reaction muted

10:06 [Reuters] Insight: As Ukraine looks west to Europe, Russia's shadow looms

10:06 [The Hindu - News] Raid on Consumerfed offices in Kerala

10:07 [New Statesman] Cameron clears the way for Boris to return as an MP

10:12 [Reuters] China ex-security chief's public appearance throws doubt on graft reports

10:13 [Voice of America] Bangladesh Sentences Lawmaker to Death for War Crimes

10:14 [BBC: Also in the news] AUDIO: The maths secrets of The Simpsons

10:15 [The Hindu - News] Law with loopholes

10:15 [Deutsche Welle] Japan to hike sales tax as economy gathers steam

10:15 [Deutsche Welle] Deadly storm sweeps Vietnam, Cambodia

10:16 [The Independent] Simon Calder: What effect will the US shutdown have on British tourists travelling to the States?

10:16 [The Independent] Baby born after infertile woman has ovaries 'reawakened'

10:19 [The Hindu - News] Bangla tribunal moots death penalty to BNP leader

10:21 [CNET News] GoPro upgrades sports camera line with Hero3+ models

10:21 [Telegraph] Twins rack up £1,000 iPad bill buying virtual pets

10:21 [Telegraph] Thomas Cook unveils 'Sunny Heart' logo

10:23 [The Hindu - News] Tech Bytes: Nvidia Unveils Grid For India

10:26 [New Internationalist] Oxford and Cambridge sue in copyright controversy

10:27 [Guardian] Sri Lanka foreign minister denies Tamil abuses

10:30 [Global Voices] What Singapore Can Learn from Myanmar

10:31 [The Hindu - News] Pawar calls for complete revamp of PD

10:31 [The Independent] Venezuela expels top US diplomat

10:33 [The Hindu - News] Pawar calls for complete revamp of PDS

10:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Hughes: 'Castle': Is Washington A Good Fit For Beckett? (VIDEO)

10:41 [Voice of America] SKorea Holds Biggest Military Parade in a Decade

10:43 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Bee Gee Barry visits old school

10:43 [Topix Activism News] 'Climate refugee' from Kiribati fighting to stay in New Zealand

10:50 [Guardian] Norway's Conservatives to form coalition with anti-immigration party

10:50 [New Statesman] It's time for all politicians to unite against the likes of the Daily Mail

10:55 [CNET News] Survey: Company apps thwarted by mobile device diversity

10:56 [Fin24 News] One in eight around the world go hungry

10:57 [The Hindu - News] Enough is enough

10:58 [Fin24 News] FNB: No fireworks in residential property

10:59 [Voice of America] Steve Baragona: World Hunger Down, But Not by Enough to Reach Goals

11:01 [The Hindu - News] Maoist leader convicted in Laxmanananda murder case

11:02 [Guardian] Bangladesh politician sentenced to death for war crimes

11:02 [Fin24 News] UN: One in eight around the world go hungry

11:05 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jade Walker: FAA Furloughs: 3,000 Airline Safety Inspectors Off The Job Due To Government Shutdown, Union Says

11:05 [Deutsche Welle] Bangladesh court sentences opposition politician to death for war crimes

11:07 [Telegraph] Retired prison officer shares home with pet crocodile

11:07 [Telegraph] Prince Harry and girlfriend Cressida Bonas attend James Blunt gig

11:07 [Telegraph] Breaking Bad: overrated, over here, and thankfully, all over

11:08 [The Hindu - News] March for ‘real democracy’ in Bangalore

11:10 [The Hindu - News] RINL plans foray into high-end products

11:12 [The Hindu - News] Rayalaseema JAC agitates for separate State

11:12 [The Hindu - News] South Central Railway cashes in on Seemandhra stir

11:12 [The Hindu - News] CBI probe sought into Amanath bank affairs

11:14 [The Hindu - News] Delay raising doubt on Congress’s ‘T’ commitment: CPI

11:14 [The Hindu - News] Petition against grant of grazing land in Karnataka dismissed

11:15 [Deutsche Welle] German jobless rate drops on autumn economic pickup

11:16 [The Hindu - News] Jayaprakash Narayan hails Lalu’s conviction

11:16 [The Hindu - News] Bid to rape minor; accused absconding in Tumkur

11:17 [Truthdig] The Government Leakers Who Truly Endanger America Will Never Face Prosecution

11:18 [The Hindu - News] TDP plans mass contact programme

11:18 [The Hindu - News] Youth communities clash creates tension in Tumkur

11:18 [NPR] In Talk Of Shutdown, A Familiar Feeling At The White House

11:18 [NPR] Obama: 'Perpetual Cycle Of Brinksmanship ... Has To End'

11:18 [NPR] Unable To Stop Shutdown, Obama Pins Blame On GOP

11:18 [NPR] Transcript And Audio: NPR Interview With President Obama

11:19 [The Independent] Bangladesh MP Salauddin Quader Chowdhury sentenced to death over war crimes

11:19 [The Independent] Former international hockey player stole £450 of groceries from Sainsbury’s by self-scanning EVERYTHING as loose onions

11:20 [International Crisis Group] The Dark Side of Transition: Violence against Muslims in Myanmar

11:20 [The Hindu - News] Court permits Jagan to visit Idupulapaya

11:20 [The Hindu - News] Cultural policy in Karnataka will be dangerous: Author Siddaramaiah

11:20 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 2.79 crore released for NH-9 repair

11:20 [New Statesman] Jeremy Hunt refuses to condemn Daily Mail attacks on Ralph Miliband

11:21 [Slashdot] Sinkhole Sucks Brains From Wasteful Bitcoin Mining Botnet

11:23 [Telegraph] Doctors in 14-year feud at hospital trust

11:23 [Telegraph] One in five UK top ten songs have alcohol-related lyrics, study finds

11:23 [Telegraph] British man pleads guilty in US to $30m cocaine smuggling plot

11:25 [Fin24 News] PPC gains local partner in $230m DRC project

11:26 [The Hindu - News] MP Assembly polls to have EVMs with NOTA option

11:28 [NPR] No End In Sight As Government Shutdown Begins

11:28 [NPR] Boehner's Blues: Why Would Anyone Want This Job?

11:28 [NPR] Economists Say Shutdown Will Hurt, But Hard To Add It Up

11:28 [BBC: Entertainment] Bafta opens awards up to online TV

11:29 [Fin24 News] Phumelela Gaming seeks level playing field

11:30 [Global Voices] ‘Mainstream Media Isn't Enough': The Rise of Brazilian Media Collective Nigeria

11:30 [BBC: Education] 'Childhood damaged' by over-testing

11:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Scheer: The Government Leakers Who Truly Endanger America Will Never Face Prosecution

11:33 [Sydney Morning Herald] Former Democrats leader dies

11:34 [Guardian] GP surgeries to open seven days a week, says David Cameron

11:35 [The Independent] Google to allow rival firms to display logos on search display results page, says European Commission chief

11:35 [The Independent] Eurozone economy stabilising as unemployment remains at steady 12%

11:35 [The Independent] Al-Qa'ida claims responsibility for wave of car bombs across Baghdad which killed 55

11:35 [The Independent] US shutdown: Pound surges to year high against dollar

11:35 [The Independent] US generals forced to retire early over Taliban attack

11:37 [Voice of America] Fresh Leak at Japan's Crippled Fukushima Nuclear Plant

11:38 [The Hindu - News] 11 Andhra Cricket Association members find place in BCCI sub-panels

11:40 [Slate Magazine] The 30-Year Plan

11:45 [Deutsche Welle] Markets stay calm as US government shuts down

11:45 [Deutsche Welle] Vatican bank tables first-ever annual report

11:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Breaking Bad enjoys record ratings

11:46 [The Hindu - News] MBBS seat scam: 4-year jail for Congress MP Masood

11:46 [The Hindu - News] Terror camps: 13 convicted for recruiting Kerala youth

11:48 [Guardian] Teachers go on strike in four English regions

11:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Egypt Paying a Price for ‘Cheap’ Labour

11:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] People Pressure Piles up to Cleanse the Philippines

11:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andrea Mann: US Government Shutdown: The Funniest Twitter Reactions

11:52 [The Independent] Wolseley to return £300m to shareholders after strong performance in US

11:52 [The Independent] Thousands of schoolchildren affected as teachers strike over pay

11:52 [The Independent] Syria crisis: UN Security Council demands aid access after chemical weapons deal

11:52 [The Independent] Golden Dawn: Four politicians from extremist right-wing party due in court

11:52 [The Independent] Thailand floods: 23 killed as more storms loom

11:52 [BBC: Entertainment] New York opera company appeal fails

11:53 [The Hindu - News] RJD dissolves Madhya Pradesh unit

11:53 [The Hindu - News] Bangla war crimes tribunal awards death penalty to BNP leader

11:53 [Telegraph] Cardiff City v Fulham: Neil Kinnock kicked out of seat for wild celebrations

11:53 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 1 October 2013

11:53 [Telegraph] Amid tensions, South Korea warns off Pyongyang with missile display

11:53 [Telegraph] Bafta TV awards: online programmes can compete for first time

11:54 [BBC: Education] Pupils breakfasting on energy drinks

11:55 [New Statesman] Mail columnist attacks "bilious hatred and lack of respect for the dead" /sites/default/files/images/stephen-glover.JPG

11:59 [The Hindu - News] Thailand floods: 23 killed, more storms loom

12:03 [Fin24 News] Slight uptick in poverty levels - survey

12:07 [The Hindu - News] Abdullah to run again for Afghan president

12:07 [Voice of America] Peter Cox: Elephants Killed by Cyanide Reveal Alarming Innovation in Poaching Tactics

12:09 [The Hindu - News] SC issues notice to VK Singh on age row

12:09 [The Hindu - News] Abdullah to run again for Afghan President

12:09 [The Hindu - News] Rimsha’s neighbours still in fear’s grip

12:09 [Telegraph] David Cameron appeals to Ukip supporters to return to Conservatives

12:10 [Slate Magazine] Overdrive Under the Sheets

12:13 [Reuters: politics] Obama spotlights healthcare launch as Republicans try to block it

12:15 [Voice of America] Japan Rolls Out Controversial Tax Hike

12:15 [Voice of America] Abdullah Abudullah Registers for Afghan Election

12:16 [Deutsche Welle] 'The Republicans are the problem'

12:16 [New Statesman] September 2013: traffic on /sites/default/files/images/GraphSept2013(1).JPG

12:16 [New Statesman] The recovery is coming: can we relax yet?

12:18 [BBC: Science & Environment] Plastic ingredient spied on Titan

12:18 [NPR] Hillary Clinton Films That GOP Objected To Are Canceled

12:19 [The Hindu - News] MBBS seat scam: Congress MP Masood jailed, faces disqualification

12:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sen. Bernie Sanders: A single-payer system, like Medicare, is the cure for America's ailing healthcare

12:21 [Reuters] Euro zone factory growth eases but strong demand enables price hikes: PMI

12:21 [The Hindu - News] NIA arrests Bhatkal’s aide in fresh case of terror strikes

12:23 [The Independent] Commuters in for a surprise after outbreak of 'zombies' in London to warn smokers of dangers of tobacco

12:23 [The Independent] Everything you need to know about how the partial shutdown will work in US

12:24 [Guardian] Daily Mail refuses to apologise over Ralph Miliband attack

12:25 [The Hindu - News] Twitter suspends al-Qaeda’s handle

12:25 [Telegraph] David Cameron: tax cut for married couples 'not an expensive move'

12:25 [Telegraph] David Cameron and Nick Clegg pledge support to Ed Miliband over newspaper row

12:25 [Telegraph] What is Stoptober and why is it popular?

12:26 [Mother Jones] Businesses Refusing to Cover Contraception Because…Citizens United?!

12:26 [Mother Jones] 6 Reasons We Share Too Much Online, According to Behavioral Scientists /files/gift%20card%20chart.png

12:26 [Mother Jones] How Republicans Blocked a Key Obamacare Benefit—Without the Shutdown /files/uninsured%20by%20income.png

12:26 [Mother Jones] John McAfee Claims He Can Protect You From the NSA for $100 /files/Screen%20Shot%202013-09-30%20at%205.25.56%20PM.png

12:31 [The Hindu - News] 2G scam: Loop investor files intl arbitration against Centre

12:34 [Reuters] Pentagon chief says shutdown hurts U.S. credibility with allies

12:38 [Reuters: politics] Pentagon chief says shutdown hurts U.S. credibility with allies

12:39 [The Independent] David Cameron hints at talks which could see Boris Johnson make return to Parliament

12:39 [The Independent] Britain's major banks warned of cyber attack threat amid concerns over 'vulnerabilities'

12:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jack Mirkinson: NY Daily News' Shutdown Cover Is Incredible (PHOTO)

12:41 [Telegraph] Two people killed in Singapore crane collapse

12:41 [Telegraph] Travellers to the US face disruption

12:41 [Voice of America] Thai Activist Jailed for 2 Years for 'Insulting King'

12:46 [The Hindu - News] Ranjan Mathai named new envoy to UK

12:46 [Raw Story] Dollar weakens as U.S. government shuts down

12:48 [The Hindu - News] Whistle podu!

12:49 [Fin24 News] Auto strike continues amid new wage offer

12:52 [Spiegel] Affirmative Action: SPD Women Want Gender Quota from Merkel

12:52 [Spiegel] Badger With Chianti: Cooking Tips from�a Roadkill Fanatic

12:52 [The Hindu - News] Be cautious with collars

12:52 [BBC: Science & Environment] Distant planet's clouds are mapped

12:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Winship: The IRS Scandal that Wasn't

12:55 [BBC: Health] Sweden is 'best place to be old'

12:55 [The Independent] David Cameron defends Tory plan for more seven years of austerity

12:55 [The Independent] Peru 'drug mules' Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid in brilliant health in a modern well-equipped prison, says Irish priest

12:56 [The Hindu - News] Plus point

12:56 [Raw Story] European markets so far unfazed by U.S. government shutdown

12:57 [Telegraph] Hikers killed by Colorado rock slide

12:57 [Telegraph] Belgian killed by euthanasia after a botched sex change operation

12:58 [Reuters] U.S. government shutdown starts; Congress deadlock remains

12:59 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shutdown starts; Congress deadlock remains

13:00 [The Hindu - News] Qaeda group claims responsibility for Baghdad bombings

13:00 [The Hindu - News] One for all

13:02 [The Hindu - News] Rajasthan HC denies bail to Asaram Bapu

13:02 [CNN: Technology] Hans Zimmer plays the piano of the future

13:09 [Guardian] 'CSI turtle' launches investigation into ghost fishing nets found in the Maldives

13:10 [BBC: Entertainment] Katy Perry closes iTunes Festival

13:11 [The Independent] Tory conference: £10m fund to mark historic events, says Maria Miller

13:11 [The Independent] Conservative Party conference: David Cameron welcomes Ukip members' support

13:11 [Telegraph] South Korea's biggest military parade for 10 years

13:11 [Telegraph] Obamacare is launched in teeth of government shutdown

13:11 [Telegraph] Tilda Swinton defends parents' right to opt out of state education

13:11 [Telegraph] Australia's wealthiest person backs down in feud over family fortune

13:11 [Telegraph] Kate Winslet: I don't obsess over my weight

13:11 [Telegraph] David Cameron warns on world growth as US government shuts down

13:15 [Guardian] Cardiff City fan Neil Kinnock escorted from seat among Fulham supporters

13:15 [Guardian] Bosnia's first census as independent state revives ethnic rifts

13:16 [Fox News] NOW WHAT? Government shutdown to be felt beyond Capitol Hill /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:16 [Fox News] AGE OF OBAMACARE Launch to test claims of law's supporters, foes

13:16 [Fox News] TWITTER TENSION Iranian foreign minister accuses Obama of flip-flop /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:16 [Fox News] BORDER BATTLE Ariz. county forced to end smuggling prosecutions

13:16 [Fox News] LET THE SHUTDOWN BEGIN:Congress fails to reach budget deal; ObamaCare exchanges to start up /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:16 [Fox News] 2 Marine generals ousted over deadly Afghan attack

13:16 [Fox News] OPINION: John Paul II — saint before he hit ground- Francis, 8 cardinals to rewrite church's constitution

13:16 [Fox News] CEO, son believed killed in California plane crash

13:16 [The Hindu - News] Fading Lily?

13:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jack Mirkinson: Rachel Maddow On Shutdown: 'Elect Republicans And They Will Burn The Place Down' (VIDEO)

13:18 [The Hindu - News] Jaitley targets PM, Rahul over ordinance

13:18 [NPR] NYC Police Studying Shocking Video Of Bikers Attacking Driver

13:21 [CNN: Money] More universities now admitting undocumented students

13:21 [CNN: Money] Savings accounts with the highest yields

13:21 [New Statesman] Working people should be given more money, not because they have a right to it but because they will spend it

13:23 [zero hedge] On The First Day Of Shutdown, The Futures Were... Giddy

13:23 [zero hedge] Government Workers Told Not To Work On "Any Projects, Tasks, Activities Or Respond To Emails Or Voicemails"

13:23 [BBC: Health] Is it safe to drink cocktails with raw egg?

13:24 [Reuters: politics] For House Republicans, confrontation is safer than compromise

13:27 [The Independent] 'Get Money Gang' member Mohammed Hussein killed in Wild West-style shootout with 'Dem Africans' after years of murderous gangland rivalry, court hears

13:27 [The Independent] Thousands of teachers on strike over pay and pensions

13:27 [The Independent] Dutch police recruit rats onto force to sniff out criminals

13:27 [Reuters] For House Republicans, confrontation is safer than compromise

13:27 [Financial Times] Vatican bank opens accounts for first time

13:28 [Telegraph] Beat Boris: how in touch with the people are you?

13:28 [Telegraph] British soldier killed after 'US soldiers failed to assess Afghan road for bombs'

13:28 [Telegraph] North Korea: more options for holidaymakers

13:28 [Telegraph] Boris hints at Tory leadership ambitions

13:28 [Telegraph] Chemical weapons disarmament team due in Damascus

13:28 [The Hindu - News] Sanjay Dutt granted parole on medical grounds

13:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Lohr: Kelly Mathis Trial: Florida Prosecutors Rest In $300 Million Charity Gambling Scandal

13:31 [Deutsche Welle] Shanghai's new free trade zone opens

13:31 [Raw Story] Power outage and explosion cancels classes and injures 1 at UC Berkeley

13:31 [Raw Story] E.U. nears anti-trust deal with Google

13:32 [Fin24 News] Amplats workers still fighting retrenchments

13:32 [Voice of America] U.S. Government Begins Shutdown

13:33 [Guardian] Baking bad: David Cameron's sordid breadmaking revelation

13:34 [OpEdNews] Growing In and Out of Autism

13:34 [OpEdNews] 11. Big History, The Anatomy of Ideas, from Alternative Economics 101 - TAX Your Imagination!

13:35 [CBC: politics] Medical marijuana licences no longer a home-grown option

13:39 [OpEdNews] After 40 years in solitary confinement, Herman Wallace is dying and might be innocent

13:39 [Reuters: politics] Senate Democrats reject negotiation 'with gun to our head'

13:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: Wells Fargo Agrees To $869 Million Settlement With Freddie Mac

13:41 [Deutsche Welle] Shanghai's new FTZ: 'A testing ground for reforms'

13:42 [Spiegel] Iran Nuclear Talks: Europe's Unsung Chief Diplomat

13:43 [The Independent] Beverley Concannon admits causing unnecessary suffering to dogs which killed 14-year-old Jade Lomas-Anderson

13:44 [Telegraph] Conservative Keith Brookes found not guilty of sex act after sunbathing naked

13:45 [BBC: Technology] YouTube announces music awards show

13:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Justin Guay: Jigar Shah, Climate Wealth and the $10 trillion clean economy

13:49 [NPR] After Colorado Rock Slide, Teams Struggle To Reach 5 Bodies

13:49 [CNN: Money] Dollar falls but world stocks steady

13:49 [CNN: Money] The best ways to invest in Europe's recovery

13:49 [CNN: Money] Cadillac vies for luxury redemption

13:52 [CNN: Politics] Yes, they really did it; The government shutdown has happened

13:52 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Shrug off shutdown

13:54 [Voice of America] Bangladesh Sentences Lawmaker to Death for War Crimes

13:55 [CNN: Health] She's now a fit fashionista

13:55 [CNN: Health] Test cholesterol knowledge

13:55 [CNN: Health] The key to a calmer existence

13:55 [CNN: Health] Health care buzz words

13:55 [CNN: Health] 101: What you need to know

13:55 [CNN: Health] Keys to a calmer existence

13:55 [CNN: Health] Manager's guide to weight loss

13:55 [The Hindu - News] CBI books Dayanidhi Maran, BSNL officials

13:55 [Slate Magazine] Ancient Hyena Dung Contains Human Hair—and a Small Part of Our Fossil Record

13:56 [BBC: Entertainment] Anastacia has double mastectomy

13:57 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Federal Workers Get Instructions For Government Shutdown

13:57 [Guardian] ScottishPower warns Labour's energy price freeze would hit investment in UK

13:58 [CNN: Money] Dollar falls, world stocks steady

13:58 [CNN: Money] U.S. stocks to shrug off shutdown

13:58 [The Independent] Conservative Party conference: Boris Johnson backs Jamie Oliver over British youth who don't work as hard as Eastern European migrants

14:00 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: October 1

14:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Russell Simmons: Tell The Tea Party To Take A Seat!

14:01 [World Policy Institute] Interactive Timeline - Afghanistan: Withdrawal Lessons

14:01 [Raw Story] Assad will remain in office and may run for re-election, Syrian official says

14:03 [CNN: Politics] Yes, they really did it; With no deal, the shutdown has happened

14:04 [Disinformation] TPP: The Most Sinister Corporate Power Grab Yet

14:04 [Reuters] Russia doubts mid-November date for Syria peace talks

14:06 [Deutsche Welle] Luxury TV maker Loewe files for insolvency

14:06 [Deutsche Welle] Hagel: partial US government shutdown raises 'dark cloud of uncertainty'

14:06 [Deutsche Welle] Afghan woman brings education to orphans

14:06 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Canine surfers hang four

14:07 [The Hindu - News] Buddhist mobs kill 1, torch 70 homes in Myanmar

14:07 [CNET News] PlugShare adds EV charging payment capability

14:07 [CNET News] Windows 8 floats higher, XP sinks lower

14:09 [CNN: Money] Merck to cut 8,500 more jobs

14:09 [The Hindu - News] U.S. govt shuts down as Congress misses deadline

14:09 [New Statesman] Six questions for Chris Grayling on human rights

14:10 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Government Shutdown Begins As Congress Fails To Pass Continuing Resolution

14:10 [zero hedge] Wall Street Responds To The Government Shutdown

14:11 [Guardian] Owner of four dogs that killed Jade Lomas-Anderson admits cruelty

14:14 [The Independent] Have we lost the war on drugs? Heroin, cocaine and cannabis now cheaper and purer globally than 'at any time in last 20 years'

14:14 [New Statesman] How British are you? /sites/default/files/images/3134729.jpg

14:14 [CNET News] GTA Online launches with expected server troubles

14:16 [Deutsche Welle] Hunger still a massive problem globally, UN report says

14:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ross Luippold: Jon Stewart Blasts GOP Over Shutdown: When The Giants Lost, They Didn't Shut Down The NFL

14:16 [Raw Story] Boehner mimics Obama on House floor during debate over government shutdown

14:18 [CNN: Money] Barilla president apologizes again for anti-gay remarks

14:20 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Chuck Hagel: Pentagon Wants More Workers Exempt From Furloughs

14:20 [Slashdot] Captain Cyborg Is Back! Kevin Warwick Predicts the Future

14:21 [Deutsche Welle] Fighting in Mali prompts President Keita's return

14:22 [Voice of America] ICC Unseals Arrest Warrant for Gbagbo Ally

14:28 [CNN: Money] Barilla chief apologizes again for anti-gay remarks

14:29 [Reuters: politics] Obama's bold trade plan faces resistance on Asia trip

14:29 [BBC: Technology] Lightning powers Frankenstein phone

14:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] William Dietrich: Congress Imitates Cable

14:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Not over yet for House of Hancock

14:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Telstra outage hits thousands

14:31 [zero hedge] Furloughed Government Workers Selling Gold, Silver?

14:36 [CNN: Money] Barilla chief apologizes again for gay remarks

14:36 [Raw Story] ‘Sex jihad’ almost certainly a hoax

14:37 [CNET News] IE usage surges in September, new stats show

14:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joseph Bobrow: John Kerry's 'Iraq Hangover' on 60 Minutes

14:37 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Ga. School District Considers Assault Rifles

14:38 [Fin24 News] Growth not helping poor Africans - survey

14:40 [Slate Magazine] Small Investment, Guaranteed Return

14:41 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Thunderbirds are go - again

14:42 [The Progressive] Why Boehner Should Resign Over Shutdown Vote

14:44 [CNN: Travel] Change of plans, travelers

14:44 [Voice of America] SKorea Holds Biggest Military Parade in a Decade

14:45 [The Independent] Conservative Party conference: Eric Pickles claims Labour-Lib Dem coalition would mean three-day electricity blackouts, votes for prisoners and soaring taxes

14:45 [The Independent] Chicago crash: Dozens injured after unmanned runaway commuter train collides with another train at station

14:46 [Deutsche Welle] Europe's young supergeeks put the fun into science for coveted prize in Prague

14:46 [Voice of America] U.S. Government Begins Shutdown

14:49 [CNN: Money] Top 5 jobs in Silicon Valley

14:52 [The Hindu - News] BJP stages walkout over Omar’s accession comments

14:53 [Topix Activism News] Heritage Walk Commemorates Civil Rights Activists

14:54 [Slashdot] Silent Circle Moving Away From NIST Cipher Suites After NSA Revelations

14:55 [BBC: Education] VIDEO: Teachers strike over pay and pensions

14:55 [Reuters: politics] Obama's FERC nominee Binz withdraws, cites Senate hurdles

14:56 [The Hindu - News] VS sees bid to scuttle gold smuggling case

14:56 [The Hindu - News] Sri Lankan court orders release of 31 Indian fishermen

14:56 [CNET News] BlackBerry to go private at $9 per share? Not so fast

14:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ross Luippold: Jimmy Kimmel Asks Pedestrians If They Prefer Obamacare Or The Affordable Care Act

14:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Katherine Fung: Joe Scarborough On Shutdown: Republican Strategy Is 'Stupid' (VIDEO)

14:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Danielle Cadet: Everything You Need To Know About DOJ's Lawsuit To Stop America's Worst Voter Suppression Law

15:00 [Financial Times] Fast-food chain to sell Fukushima produce

15:00 [zero hedge] What Will A Shutdown Look Like?

15:00 [New Statesman] There are lots of myths about airports. Only some are true

15:01 [] U.S., NATO Take Dim View Of Turkey-China Missile Deal

15:01 [Reuters] Qatar Holding buys NYSE Euronext out of Qatar Exchange

15:01 [Reuters] Google offer may end search engine case, says EU antitrust chief

15:01 [Reuters: politics] Maryland delays enrollment through state healthcare exchange

15:01 [The Independent] How to tell your boss you are quitting: Marina Shifrin resigns by uploading Kanye West dance video - and receives 4m views in just three days

15:01 [The Independent] Sweden ranked as the best place to grow old in report

15:01 [The Independent] Thomas Cook seeks new heartland

15:01 [The Independent] Land of rising tax: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe moves to tackle Japan's debt

15:01 [The Independent] US shutdown: The top attractions you won't be able to see

15:01 [The Independent] Banks braced for tough new regime of annual stress tests

15:01 [The Independent] City sends Unilever into £3bn dive on profit woes

15:02 [Guardian] US shutdown takes effect as thousands of workers prepare to be sent home

15:02 [Guardian] Qatar World Cup 2022: 70 Nepalese workers die on building sites

15:02 [Telegraph] Snoop Lion congratulates giant vegetable grower for breaking world record

15:02 [Telegraph] Commentary: reaction to shutdowns is overdone, but the Republicans will suffer

15:02 [Telegraph] Sindy, My Little Pony and sticker albums remind adults most of '80s childhood

15:02 [Telegraph] E.on blames energy reforms as it scraps pensioner tariff

15:02 [Financial Times] Changing face of China’s factory floor

15:03 [BBC: Entertainment] Jolie to direct film in Australia

15:04 [Disinformation] Slavoj Zizek On “They Live”

15:04 [Fin24 News] NUM takes Amplats to court over layoffs

15:05 [CNN: Living] Boomerang kids and exasperated parents

15:05 [CNN: Living] Making the most of class reunions

15:05 [CNN: Living] Teachers train for school shooters

15:05 [CNN: Living] Uh oh ... the kid's moving back in

15:06 [CNN: Politics] Gergen: Washington has done something terribly stupid

15:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alexis Kleinman: Yosemite National Park Honored With Google Doodle Just As It Closes In Government Shutdown

15:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Wing: This Is What's Happening To Your Congressman's Paycheck Thanks To The Government Shutdown

15:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jeff Danziger: Obama, Bibi, Tea Party

15:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: 2013 Government Shutdown Leaves Americans Anxious, Irritated

15:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Republicans Target Congressional Health Care Coverage

15:08 [BBC: Health] Legionella 'in many' compost brands

15:12 [CNET News] Google edges closer to antitrust deal with Europe

15:12 [The Progressive] The Diversionary Crackdown on the Golden Dawn

15:12 [Truthout] Ted Cruz Fan Club

15:13 [The Hindu - News] Demand for judicial probe into fake ‘sex worker’ scam

15:14 [NPR] Chemical Weapons Disarmament Team Arrives In Syria

15:16 [Raw Story] So far, voters are blaming Republicans for government shutdown

15:16 [Raw Story] Colbert recaps series finale of U.S. government in ‘Breaking Gov’

15:17 [The Hindu - News] 4 killed in fresh spate of violence in Myanmar

15:17 [The Independent] US government shutdown puts Mars rover to sleep

15:17 [Truthout] If There Were Tea Party Democrats

15:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: A CEO Tried To Give A Senator A Math Lesson. So She Had To Calmly Explain How Math Actually Works

15:18 [The Onion] American Voices: Saudi Cleric: Driving Harms Women’s Ovaries

15:18 [Guardian] Ed Miliband appalled by Mail's refusal to apologise for 'lies' about father

15:18 [AlterNet] NSA Launches Charm Offensive

15:18 [AlterNet] Forget Climate Change, We Must Prepare for a Catastrophic Climate Breakdown

15:18 [AlterNet] Why Offshore Wind Energy May Take Off on the East Coast

15:18 [AlterNet] Famed Chef Alice Waters Leads the Foodie Fight Against Fracking

15:18 [AlterNet] 'I Worked All Week for Free?': The Horrifying, True Story of $0 Paychecks

15:18 [AlterNet] Congress Closer to Shutdown After Senate Democrats Stand in the Way of GOP Attempts to Delay Obamacare

15:18 [AlterNet] The Deeply Disturbing Ways the Kochs Are Trying to Convince Us We Don't Want Better Healthcare

15:18 [AlterNet] Annie Leonard’s ‘Story of Solutions’ Shows How to Create Change By Fixing a Broken System

15:18 [AlterNet] 3 Things Activists in the Office Can Learn from the Street

15:18 [AlterNet] Is a Debt Default the Only Way to Get Americans Working Again?

15:18 [AlterNet] Shut Down: What Happens Now?

15:18 [Telegraph] Shakespeare folios seller resigns after auction house relationship revealed

15:19 [CNET News] Amazon aims to hire 70,000 seasonal employees

15:19 [CNET News] Scribd launches book-subscription service

15:19 [The Hindu - News] He set the stage for art to reach the masses

15:19 [Red Pepper] US government shutdown: workers pay the price for Congress’ ‘budget wars’

15:21 [Reuters] South Korea shows off new missiles designed to hit North

15:22 [Voice of America] Chemical Experts Begin Syria Disarmament Mission

15:23 [International Crisis Group] Ottoman Ghosts

15:25 [Reuters: politics] Top U.S. political donors in 2012 among country's richest men

15:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Happy Birthday, Jimmy Carter

15:27 [The Hindu - News] I never called Singh a ‘village woman’: Sharif

15:27 [The Hindu - News] AAP took baby steps on social media, now it’s a runaway hit

15:27 [BBC: Technology] Delta gives pilots Microsoft tablets

15:28 [Guardian] Ross McEwan starts as new RBS chief with pledge to increase lending

15:28 [CNN: Money] Japan hikes sales tax as economy recovers

15:30 [The Atlantic: International] Refugees Eke Out a Hard Life in India

15:31 [Global Voices] #EauSecours: The Hashtag Poking Fun at Water Shortage in Dakar, Senegal

15:31 [zero hedge] Next "Subprime Crisis" Expands As Student Loan Defaults Hit $146 Billion, Highest Default Rate Level Since 1995

15:33 [CNN: Health] 'Party with a purpose'

15:34 [NPR] Who Are The Two Republicans Who Crossed Lines?

15:34 [Guardian] Bangladesh politician Salauddin Quader Chowdhury sentenced to death

15:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: A Page 1 Problem For Congressional Conservatives

15:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dr. Georges C. Benjamin: Health Insurance Marketplace Lets Americans Choose Low-cost, Life-saving Health Benefits

15:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jerry Lanson: Kidnappers in the Congress

15:36 [Deutsche Welle] Steelmaker Outokumpu expands job cuts in Europe

15:36 [Deutsche Welle] Opinion: US Republicans - the 'Unconvinceables'

15:36 [Reuters: politics] U.S. points Obamacare consumers to online assistance amid glitches

15:37 [The Hindu - News] Evolving in abstraction

15:39 [The Hindu - News] Addicted to laughter

15:39 [Reuters] Ex-Goldman VP Tourre seeks to toss fraud verdict in SEC case

15:40 [CNET News] Apple eyes flexible OLED screen for its smartwatch, says report

15:40 [CNET News] Vevo lands in Germany, becomes service's 13th country

15:40 [CNN: Money] 7 things that won't change

15:40 [CNN: Money] Tesla: A trap for small investors?

15:40 [CNN: Money] What are people selling to buy Tesla?

15:41 [Slate Magazine] This New E. Coli Strain Produces Commercial-Grade Gasoline

15:41 [Slate Magazine] The Birth of Cool

15:41 [Deutsche Welle] Inspectors arrive to dismantle Syria's chemical weapons

15:42 [Slashdot] Congress Reaches Agreement ... On Helium

15:43 [Fin24 News] Zim sees rapid fall in poverty

15:43 [The Hindu - News] A stamp of history

15:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dave Johnson: How The "Magic Asterisk" Caused The Shutdown

15:48 [CNET News] Get a Lenovo Flex 14 convertible Haswell laptop for $575.28

15:48 [CNET News] Spotify creates 'Follow' Web button for more social tracking

15:48 [Guardian] ICC on trial along with Kenya's elite amid claims of bribery and intimidation

15:49 [The Independent] Motorist caught shaving while at wheel in crackdown on distracted drivers

15:49 [The Hindu - News] Get your shoes on!

15:50 [Reuters: politics] Obama to make statement in Rose Garden at 12:25 P.M. ET

15:50 [zero hedge] Bureau Of Economic Analysis, USDA Websites Go Dark

15:51 [] As US Government Shuts Down the Poorest Set to Lose Most /sites/

15:51 [Raw Story] Debbie Wasserman Schultz: GOP can’t accept they lost in 2012

15:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] From Toilet to Tap for Water Scarce City

15:53 [Truthout] The Fundraising Message That Ate America

15:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Katy Hall: More Than 90 Percent Of EPA, NASA Sent Packing Amid Shutdown. Don't Worry, Boehner Still Gets Paid. (INFOGRAPHIC)

15:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michele Simon: Corporate Lobbyists Resort to Deception in Opposing GE Food Labeling, Again

15:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lisa Longo: How Dare You? How DARE You? HOW DARE YOU?!?

15:55 [Reuters: politics] Obamacare launch hits early hitch as online traffic snarls up sites

15:55 [The Hindu - News] Following Gandhi

15:56 [Raw Story] Fox News’ Kilmeade slams GOP for shutdown: ’8 million more people voted for’ Obamacare

15:56 [Raw Story] ‘Deuce Bigalow’ actor: I haven’t made a movie in California in 7 years because of Democrats

15:57 [The Hindu - News] The picture is the message

16:00 [CNN: Politics] 10 ways a shutdown will affect you

16:00 [CNN: Politics] CNN Poll: Americans would blame GOP for shutdown

16:00 [The Atlantic: International] NSA Spying Jeopardizes America's Special Relationship With a Berliner

16:00 [Guardian] Pope Francis eager to lose 'narcissistic' nature of papal court

16:01 [Global Voices] “Without Papers You Are Nobody” in Kyrgyzstan

16:02 [The Hindu - News] Dial, demand and be heard

16:02 [The Hindu - News] Chemical weapons inspectors arrive in Syria

16:02 [Spiegel] 'Open Prison': Worker Deaths�Cast�Shadow Over�Qatar World Cup

16:02 [Spiegel] Sacrificing an Idyll for an Ideal: Bavarians Protest Power Plant

16:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Ron Binz, Obama Energy Nominee, Withdraws From Consideration

16:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ariel Edwards-Levy: HuffPost Readers: How Are You Affected When The Government Shuts Down?

16:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Frank A. Weil: DAMS TO THE LEFT, DAMS TO THE RIGHT?

16:04 [Telegraph] Mystery of portrait of Queen hung in Australian PM's Tony Abbott's office

16:04 [Telegraph] US wakes up to a government in shutdown: live

16:04 [Voice of America] World Markets Unfazed by Partial US Government Shutdown

16:05 [The Independent] Video: Miliband angry at Daily Mail

16:05 [The Independent] For the student who has everything: Now they've invented self-cleaning t-shirts

16:05 [The Independent] Neil Kinnock kicked out of Premiership match for wild celebrations

16:05 [The Independent] South Korea holds military parade to mark 65th Armed Forces Day

16:06 [CNN: Money] Stocks shrug off shutdown

16:06 [Guardian] How to Skype your GP: a handy guide

16:07 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for October 1, 2013

16:07 [] Democracy Now!: Tea Party Forces Government Shutdown With Obamacare Revolt; How Will it Impact Ordinary Americans?

16:07 [] Democracy Now!: "The Lawbreaking is Ongoing": Louisiana Levee Board Sues BP, Exxon, Shell, Chevron For Coast Damage

16:07 [] Democracy Now!: Holding BP Accountable: Environmental Justice Struggle Continues in Gulf Region After 2010 Spill

16:07 [CBC: politics] Veterans Ombudsman's report expected to be scathing

16:08 [AlterNet] Sen. Angus King: Far-Right Obamacare Opponents Are "Guilty of Murder"'

16:09 [AlterNet] Shutdown: What Happens Now?

16:09 [OpEdNews] They Eat Elephants, Don't They? NRA Lobbyist Shoots Elephant In The Face Giving Right Wing Parties A Hole In The Head

16:09 [OpEdNews] No Change in favour of the grassroots in Burma

16:11 [zero hedge] This Is Rush Hour Traffic In DC On Government Shutdown Day

16:12 [Guardian] Teachers strike over pay and conditions across 49 local authorities

16:12 [Guardian] Amanda Hutton tells court of decades of domestic violence

16:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Samuel Pisar: America Must Safeguard Its Essential Interests At UNESCO

16:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: Markets Yawn At Government Shutdown

16:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Supreme Court To Hear Gun Ban Case

16:13 [Financial Times] Fear over debt limit as US shutdown begins

16:13 [Slashdot] Bypassing US GPS Limits For Active Guided Rockets

16:14 [Financial Times] Abe reveals tax plan as confidence soars

16:14 [Truthout] The IRS Scandal That Wasn't

16:14 [msnbc: politics] Political Reporter: Federal government shuttered as stalemate continues

16:14 [Reuters: politics] Obama's FERC nominee withdraws, citing Senate struggle

16:16 [CNET News] Intel to buy security software startup for $20M

16:16 [CNET News] French ISP Free upgrades fiber customers to gigabit broadband

16:16 [CNET News] Cyber Security Alliance chief: We're all connected (podcast)

16:16 [Fox News] Police arrest 1 in biker gang beating of NYC driver

16:16 [Fox News] OPINION: John Paul II — saint before he hit ground- Pope outlines hopes for church reform

16:16 [Fox News] Energy Dept. chief hails Solyndra loan program as 'terrific success'

16:20 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband defends father's 'good name'

16:20 [Telegraph] Potentially fatal legionella bacteria found in bags of compost

16:20 [Telegraph] Front of house: the sliding facade fooling passers-by

16:20 [Telegraph] James Cracknell: Preparing for European elections is like preparing for Olympics

16:20 [The Independent] DJ Dave Lee Travis faces two more offences of indecent assault

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Francis Levy: Egoist or Egotist

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kimann Schultz: In Brief: Earth to Republican Obstructionists

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David L. Nevins: The Washington Blame Game Must Stop!

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eline Gordts: Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif Warns Obama: 'Flip-Flop' Threatens Trust

16:23 [Fin24 News] More help at hand for taxpayers

16:24 [NPR] Fearing Detention, Many Young Syrian Men Stay In The Shadows

16:25 [CNET News] Netflix most popular online TV service but cable still king

16:26 [msnbc: politics] Mike O'Brien, Political Reporter: Senate kicks spending fight back to the House

16:26 [Raw Story] Creationists in Minnesota kill ‘Inherit the Wind’ theater production

16:26 [Big Think] Due to Government Shutdown, Panda Cam Goes Dark

16:29 [Truthout] The Dark Side of Consumerism: What Landfills and Nursing Homes Taught These Indian Villagers

16:30 [CNN: Entertainment] Jurors resume work in Jackson death trial

16:30 [CNN: Entertainment] Conan demos erotic exercises

16:30 [Slashdot] Cassini Probe Sees Plastic Ingredient On Titan Moon

16:31 [zero hedge] Manufacturing ISM Rejects Earlier PMI Data, Spikes To Highest Since April 2011

16:31 [zero hedge] GM Vehicle Sales Collapse 11%

16:32 [The Hindu - News] India negotiates with Iran on payments for crude oil import

16:34 [CNET News] Dell's go-private deal gets regulators' OK

16:34 [NPR] Snowden Is A Finalist For A Top Human Rights Award

16:35 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown politics and women's health

16:36 [The Atlantic: National] What the Scopes Trial Teaches Us About Climate-Change Denial

16:36 [CNN: Money] Shutdown wouldn't delay Twitter's IPO filing

16:36 [The Independent] Hamzah Khan death: Amanda Hutton recalls how she found dead son in her bedroom

16:36 [Telegraph] New footage shows extent of destruction inside Kenya's Westgate Mall

16:36 [Telegraph] First Bangladesh MP sentenced to hang for war crimes

16:36 [Telegraph] A-level reforms 'to lead to more university entrance tests'

16:36 [Telegraph] £400K NHS payout for pregnant woman's death

16:36 [Telegraph] Terror suspect in new human rights bid to Strasbourg

16:36 [Telegraph] Wearing a tight belt increases chances of throat cancer

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Actors claim police profiling

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Lawyer: Blame Michael Jackson

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Police: Biker gang attacks driver

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Sheriff: Deacon guns down pastor

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Police: Daughter kills mom before being killed by dad

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Jurors back at it in Michael Jackson death trial

16:39 [CNN: Crime] Police find body of man believed behind workplace shooting

16:39 [NPR] Snowden Is A Finalist For European Human Rights Award

16:41 [Deutsche Welle] Kenya mourns mall victims

16:41 [New Statesman] George Osborne's Conservative fringe appearance: 10 things we learned

16:41 [Raw Story] Rand Paul: ‘We haven’t had a big debate about Obamacare’

16:41 [Raw Story] Buck Angel describes growing up as a transgender man to Joe Rogan

16:42 [Le Monde diplomatique] The forgotten war

16:43 [CNET News] Symantec takes on one of largest botnets in history

16:44 [OpEdNews] Tomgram: Ann Jones, Americans Can't Remember, Afghans Will Never Forget

16:46 [Raw Story] Buck Angel describes his experience growing up as a transgender man

16:46 [The Hindu - News] SIMI men break out of Khandwa Jail

16:46 [World Policy Institute] Audio Slide Show - La Cienega: Ecuador's Childless Village

16:47 [AlterNet] We Destroyed Afghanistan: Americans Can't Remember, Afghans Will Never Forget

16:47 [AlterNet] Learning to Cheat, Forgetting to Read: Youth Speak Out on Technology in the Classroom

16:47 [AlterNet] 4 Companies Screwing Their Workers Out of Health Insurance as Health Care Exchanges Open

16:48 [The Nation] With 2.3 Million People Incarcerated in the US, Prisons Are Big Business

16:50 [zero hedge] AAPL & Market Spike On iCahn "Buyback" Tweet

16:50 [The Hindu - News] No immediate impact of US shutdown on IT: Nasscom

16:51 [Deutsche Welle] Death penalty abolition still has a way to go

16:52 [The Independent] Channel 4 boss Jay Hunt labelled 'serial age discrimination offender' by racing pundit John McCririck during employment tribunal

16:52 [The Independent] David Brent gigs sold out as Ricky Gervais slams 'f***ing disgusting' ticket touts

16:52 [Spiegel] Controversial Move: German Ministry Ponders Honoring Soviet Spy

16:52 [Spiegel] Deceptive Clich�s: Oktoberfest and the�Recipe for Bavarian Success

16:53 [Guardian] Nurse who used Facebook to blow the whistle about poor care escapes being struck off

16:53 [The Nation] The Government Leakers Who Truly Endanger America Will Never Face Prosecution

16:54 [OpEdNews] Exchange Watch: The Media Passes Along White House Spin

16:54 [Telegraph] Greek Fascists mock 'fairytale charges' in court

16:54 [Telegraph] Pilots becoming overdependent on technology: coroner warns

16:54 [Telegraph] Energy drinks cause sleep disorders in children, French health agency warns

16:55 [The Hindu - News] Allahabad High Court directs hospital to give details on free treatment to patients

16:56 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Playing air guitar helps musicians

16:56 [Raw Story] Cops fatally shoot Texas homeowner who shot and killed intruder

16:56 [Big Think] Big Idea: Let's Bring Back Existentialism

16:57 [The Hindu - News] Syria to top Khurshid's Moscow talks: Russian spokesman

16:58 [Financial Times] Iraq violence fuels fears of new civil war

16:58 [Amnesty International] Bangladesh must overturn all death sentences

16:59 [Fin24 News] Judgment reseved in Amplats case

17:00 [Reuters: politics] View to a shutdown: Washington without the government

17:00 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Supreme Court takes no action on Argentina bonds case

17:00 [Reuters: politics] Senate votes to kill Republican request for talks to end shutdown

17:00 [Truthout] Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway

17:00 [The Atlantic: International] What the Possibility of an Iran-U.S. Thaw Is Like for an Iranian-American

17:01 [Deutsche Welle] Who can break Congress' deadlock?

17:02 [straight] Ellen Page was eager to take on the challenging Beyond: Two Souls /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Beyond_SOMALIA_02.jpg

17:02 [Truthdig] Elizabeth Warren on the Government Being Held Ransom Over Birth Control (Video)

17:03 [New Internationalist] PODCAST: A renewable future?

17:03 [Fin24 News] Judgment reserved in Amplats case

17:04 [Slashdot] Former Microsoft Privacy Chief Doesn't Trust Company, Uses Open Source Software

17:04 [BBC: Health] 'Urgent action' needed on child TB

17:05 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Playing air guitar helps musicians

17:06 [The Atlantic: National] Would You Want Charlie Sheen on Your Jury?

17:06 [Mother Jones] Have the Media Failed Us on Climate Change? /files/SXSWEco_2013_date_URL.png

17:07 [The Hindu - News] Senate rejects House offer amid shutdown crisis

17:07 [The Independent] Syria crisis: Chemical weapons inspectors begin ambitious task of overseeing destruction of Assad's chemical weapons program

17:09 [NPR] What's The Forecast On Kepler-7b? Hot And Cloudy

17:10 [zero hedge] Guest Post: America's Endless Budget Battle

17:11 [BBC: Science & Environment] AUDIO: The apple tree with 250 varieties

17:11 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Star spots former pupil on red carpet

17:11 [Raw Story] Russia ‘to charge Greenpeace group with piracy’

17:11 [Raw Story] United Nations decries widespread use of torture in Libya

17:11 [Raw Story] More than 115,000 people have been killed in Syria’s civil war

17:11 [Raw Story] A look at the last time the government was shut down

17:11 [Raw Story] Anti-vaccine parents caused California’s lethal whooping cough epidemic

17:12 [Global Voices] Tajikistan: Voters Are Entitled to Know if Candidates are ‘Full’ or ‘Hungry’

17:12 [CNN: Money] BMW recalling 76,000 cars for brake problem

17:12 [CNN: Money] Twitter's IPO filing won't be hit by shutdown

17:12 [CNET News] Smule launches huge Web-based music social network

17:13 [Voice of America] Studies Find African Poverty Still High Despite Economic Growth

17:13 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Republicans Probably Won't Feel the Pain Like They Did in 1995

17:14 [BBC: Also in the news] VIDEO: Star spots former pupil on red carpet

17:14 [The Hindu - Opinion] Corrections and Clarifications — October 2, 2013

17:16 [Reuters] U.S. government shuts down; Congress remains deadlocked

17:16 [Reuters] Insight: Saudi Arabia boosts Salafist rivals to al Qaeda in Syria

17:16 [Reuters] Italy PM Letta faces showdown in parliament after Berlusconi crisis

17:17 [The Hindu - News] Rajan Panel report: It's a battle of the States

17:19 [CNN: Crime] Knox retrial begins -- without her

17:20 [Truthout] The Forgotten War: 12 Years in Afghanistan Down the Memory Hole

17:22 [CNET News] Icahn presses Apple's Tim Cook for $150 billion stock buyback

17:23 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

17:24 [CNN: Politics] CNN Poll: Americans to blame GOP for shutdown

17:25 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: live

17:25 [Telegraph] Britain is 'war weary' after a decade in Iraq and Afghanistan, says George Osborne

17:25 [Telegraph] Courts don't punish criminals anymore, retiring magistrate warns

17:25 [Telegraph] Hawaii-based Sean King photographs lava flows at night on Pahoa island

17:25 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband accuses Daily Mail of lying about his father

17:25 [Telegraph] John McCririck: I could lose my home over tribunal costs

17:25 [Guardian] Dave Lee Travis charged with further counts of indecent assault

17:26 [Raw Story] Here are the consequences of first government shutdown in 17 years

17:26 [Big Think] Astronomers Construct 3D Image of Milky Way Galaxy

17:28 [Le Monde diplomatique] A taste of honey

17:29 [Good] GOOD Maker Challenge Winner: This Cat Cancer Survivor is Raising Awareness for Feline Health

17:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Supreme Court To Rule Whether An Anonymous Tip Is Enough For A Traffic Stop

17:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joe Hansen: Will Republicans Listen to Paul Broun or Paul Ryan?

17:33 [CNET News] FreedomPop launches free mobile phone service, 200 free minutes

17:34 [Reuters] Obamacare launch hits early hitch as web traffic snarls up sites

17:35 [The Hindu - News] No questioning of resigning, says Manmohan

17:35 [Fin24 News] Municipal workers threaten mass strike

17:36 [Slashdot] Interview: Ask President Anant Agarwal About edX and the Future of Education

17:36 [Truthout] Who Are You ... My Enemy?

17:36 [CNN: Money] Now what?

17:36 [Raw Story] 8-year-old suspended from Florida school for using fingers as gun during game

17:37 [Mother Jones] Russia Has Had a Good Month, But That's About It

17:38 [Moral Low Ground] The Black Panthers Were Right and Reagan Was Wrong on Gun Control

17:39 [The Independent] Museums forced by cuts to replace professional staff with volunteers as school visits drop

17:40 [BBC: Health] 'Obamacare' launches amid shutdown

17:41 [CBC: politics] Tightwads! MPs' expenses reveal party leaders don't party

17:41 [Slate Magazine] Farewell, Sweet BlackBerry

17:41 [Slate Magazine] Interview From the “Chick Lit Dungeon”

17:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Obama To Federal Workers: 'None Of This Is Fair To You'

17:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Karpf: Don't Call It Gridlock: The Biggest Difference Between This Government Shutdown and the Last

17:42 [CBC: politics] Veterans charter needs urgent action, ombudsman says

17:43 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: What is "Obamacare"?

17:44 [zero hedge] Bart Chilton To Commodities Traders: You Are On Your Own

17:44 [CNET News] 3D printing to star at CES 2014, alongside 20,000 products

17:45 [CNN: Health] Hip hop health: 'Party with a purpose'

17:45 [CNN: Health] Who's in and who's out?

17:46 [Fox News] 'GLITCH' WATCH ObamaCare website posts error messages

17:47 [The Progressive] Women Legislators Caught in the Shutdown

17:47 [Voice of America] US Starts Offering to Sell Health Insurance to the Uninsured

17:47 [Reuters] Merck to slash annual costs by $2.5 billion, cut 8,500 jobs

17:47 [Reuters] Apple shares get boost on Icahn dinner with CEO Cook

17:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jesse Lava: Meet the Prison Phone Company Profiting Off Love (VIDEO)

17:48 [CNN: Health] Obamacare: Who's in and out?

17:48 [CNN: Health] In cancer drug battle, both sides appeal to ethics

17:50 [Financial Times] ECB considers liquidity boost for banks

17:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Keegan: Shutdown Isn't Symptom of Tea Party Ideology, It IS Tea Party Ideology

17:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Creamer: GOP Succeeds in Shutting Down Government - Fails to Stop ObamaCare

17:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Laura Bassett: WIC Programs Shutting Down As Federal Government Comes To Halt

17:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dan Glickman: Governing by Crisis Is No Way To Lead

17:51 [CNN: Money] Car sales slip due to Labor Day timing

17:51 [CNN: Money] Google Doodle honors Yosemite - but you can't visit

17:51 [CNN: Money] Bank CEOs to meet with Obama Wednesday

17:51 [CNN: Money] Business owner: Who's going to process invoices?

17:54 [CNET News] Apple wins patent for Shanghai store glass cylinder

17:54 [NPR] Exchange Shopping Starts Now, But No Need To Rush

17:54 [NPR] Now You Can Go To Harvard And Learn Cooking Science From Top Chefs

17:55 [The Independent] Video: Two fishermen rescued in China

17:56 [Deutsche Welle] Victim's father delivers emotional testimony at NSU trial

17:56 [Raw Story] Multimillionaire Republican lawmaker says government shutdown ‘is my idea of fun’

17:57 [Telegraph] Homocide figures drop to record low in Scotland

17:57 [Telegraph] Pope Francis vows to change 'narcissistic' Catholic Church

17:57 [Telegraph] Drivers caught brushing their teeth and putting on make-up

17:57 [Telegraph] German cities accuse government of failing to help with wave of gypsy migration

17:57 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: Democrats and Republicans no closer to deal

17:57 [Global Voices] Tajik Children in Russia “Should Go to School”

17:57 [Guardian] Jellyfish clog pipes of Swedish nuclear reactor forcing plant shutdown

17:58 [straight] News for Youse: U.S. government shutdown, Sensible B.C. claims TransLink interfere, and Heather Graham supports bike lanes /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/graham1_131001.jpg

17:58 [AlterNet] Jon Stewart: Negotiating With Iran Easier Than Talking to GOP

18:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Steve Kirsch: How I Would Get the Republicans to Stop the Shutdown

18:01 [zero hedge] Obamacare Launches... And Breaks

18:01 [Deutsche Welle] Holocaust historian Gutman dies, 90

18:01 [Reuters: politics] Amid U.S. shutdown, visa program for Iraqi interpreters expires

18:02 [Truthout] Nuclear Engineer: Japan's PM "Lying to the Japanese People" About Safety of Fukushima

18:02 [Spiegel] Picture This: 3D Drive-In

18:03 [straight] News for Youse: U.S. government shutdown, Sensible B.C. claims interfere, and Heather Graham supports bike lanes /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/graham1_131001.jpg

18:04 [Disinformation] Bill O’Reilly Has A New Book Claiming That Jesus Died In Protest Of High Taxes

18:05 [AlterNet] Obamacare Is Such a Serious Threat to the Right-Wing Project That They've Shut Down the Govt. to Try to Stop It

18:09 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shutdown slows flow of data to a trickle

18:10 [OpEdNews] Save the Nobel Peace Prize from Itself

18:10 [The Independent] Fury in Newport as council prepares to tear down beloved Chartist mural and replace it with £100m shopping centre

18:10 [The Independent] Belgian man dies by euthanasia after failed sex change operation

18:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Fagin: Congress Only Succeeds in Failing: A Simple Election Is not Enough to Fix What's Wrong With our Government

18:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] J. Bradley Jansen: Are Federal Reserve Board Employees 'Essential' Government Workers?

18:12 [zero hedge] Central Banks Favour Gold As Diversification - LBMA

18:12 [zero hedge] The Betrayal Of Berlusconi Smashes Italian Stocks To Best Day In 3 Months

18:13 [Voice of America] US Government Closes

18:13 [Telegraph] Hygiene warning to gardeners after study finds Legionella bacteria in compost

18:13 [Telegraph] Chemical weapons disarmament team in Damascus

18:14 [Financial Times] No end to oligarch litigation in London

18:14 [Spiegel] Behind the Mask: The Singular Life of James Dean's Analyst

18:14 [Spiegel] Coalition Talks: Merkel to Meet Greens Next Week

18:15 [Financial Times] Iraq violence fuels fears of civil war

18:15 [CNET News] National Zoo's panda cam falls victim to government shutdown

18:15 [The Atlantic: Technology] I Flew 75,00 Miles Last Year—and I'm Never Flying Again

18:16 [Infoshop] A Brief Interview with Noam Chomsky on anarchy, civilization and technology

18:16 [CNN: Travel] A change of travel plans

18:16 [CNN: Travel] 20 greatest franchises for travelers

18:16 [New Statesman] Homophobic pasta and Gay Pride Oreos

18:16 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan asks secular forces to join hands against Modi

18:16 [Raw Story] Laura Ingraham: ‘Sob stories’ from injured veterans will make GOP cave on shutdown

18:17 [Truthout] What is the Social Cost of Carbon Emissions?

18:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Wing: Badass WWII Veterans Storm Memorial On National Mall, Ignore Government Shutdown Closure

18:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Blumenthal: Shutdown Fundraising Surges For Democratic National Committee

18:18 [Fox News] Couple arrested in 1980 killings of exes, 2 children

18:18 [Fox News] Delivery man fatally crushed by package in Delaware

18:18 [Fox News] Officials: 13-foot-long gator shouldn't have been killed

18:18 [The Nation] The Forgotten War

18:19 [BBC: Technology] EU hints at settlement with Google

18:19 [NPR] DOJ Sues N. Carolina Over Voting Laws

18:19 [NPR] Govt. Shutdown: Defining Moment Or Wasting Time?

18:19 [NPR] 1 In 8 Suffer From Chronic Hunger Globally, U.N. Report Says

18:19 [NPR] The Mars Rover? That's Shut Down, Too

18:20 [OpEdNews] Jewish Jesus Visits the Jewish Museum

18:22 [Mother Jones] Obama Will Not Abandon Astronauts in Space During Government Shutdown

18:22 [Fin24 News] SA ship register 'uncompetitive'

18:22 [Truthdig] Whom to Blame for the Shutdown? How About Ourselves?

18:25 [The Hindu - Opinion] Rise of the second economy: The robots are coming to India

18:25 [International Crisis Group] CrisisWatch N°122

18:26 [straight] Local politicians show true colours in their response to Sensible B.C.'s marijuana campaign /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Sensible%20BC%20Pride_0.jpg

18:28 [Truthout] Obamacare Debate

18:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rep. Earl Blumenauer: Serious or Cynical? Time for Republicans to show what they really believe

18:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: GOP Lawmakers Push Obamacare Change That They Don't Actually Like

18:28 [Telegraph] Flood warnings issued amid predictions of heavy showers

18:28 [Telegraph] Hung-over police are 'phoning in sick, says chief constable

18:28 [The Hindu - News] MP govt. cracks down on environment activists in Sidhi

18:30 [CNN: Technology] Website maps 1.2 billion Facebook faces

18:31 [Raw Story] WATCH LIVE: Obama delivers statement

18:31 [Reuters] Apple shares get boost on Icahn dinner with CEO Cook

18:34 [Guardian] The 10 best quotes from financial insiders | Joris Luyendijk

18:34 [NPR] 8 Great 'Shutdown Pickup Lines'

18:34 [CNN: Crime] 73 kidnap victims rescued from house

18:35 [Slashdot] Microsoft Azure Platform Certified "Secure" By Department of Defense

18:36 [The Atlantic: National] How Social Networks Explain Violence in Chicago

18:36 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shuts down; Congress remains deadlocked

18:36 [CNET News] Credit card companies eye new global payment standard

18:37 [Financial Times] Johnson attacks young people’s work ethic

18:37 [CNN: Technology] NASA on shutdown: 'Sort it out, humans'

18:38 [CNN: Money] Carl Icahn demands $150 billion from Apple

18:39 [Voice of America] Clock Ticking for US Diplomats Expelled from Venezuela

18:41 [Voice of America] Pope Begins Talks on Church Reform

18:41 [The Independent] David Cameron doesn't know the price of value foods - but do you?

18:43 [The Atlantic: Politics] Democrats Go Nuclear on John Boehner

18:43 [Fox News] 'The Factor' crashes the UN

18:43 [Fox News] Bynes finally doing better

18:43 [Fox News] Dessert for dinner

18:43 [Fox News] Bourdain offends entire state

18:43 [Fox News] Microsoft beats Apple

18:43 [Fox News] What sex tape stars REALLY get

18:43 [Fox News] Michigan's Upper Peninsula

18:43 [Fox News] Quit artificial sweeteners

18:43 [Fox News] Ancient kingdom uncovered

18:43 [Fox News] Stars blast GOP over shutdown

18:43 [Fox News] Jay Leno the new Batman?

18:46 [New Statesman] How Labour could still save the Royal Mail from privatisation

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Chance for peace in Cyprus?

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Brazil's biggest business

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Who lives here?

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Capitalism 101

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Life on the Thai docks

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Van der Walt

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] China's must-see TV

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] A question of collective security

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Is Iran for turning?

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] Franceʼs resounding defeat

18:46 [Le Monde diplomatique] The red line moment

18:47 [CNET News] Apple's marketing chief takes to Twitter to knock Samsung

18:48 [CNN: Politics] No solution in sight: Senate rejects House for 4th time, shutdown goes on

18:48 [Financial Times] BoE to stress-test big banks every year

18:49 [NPR] When Islands Pop Out Of The Sea

18:51 [The Hindu - News] 3 held for bid to extort money from real estate businessman

18:51 [] 'Yankees Go Home': US Diplomats Expelled from Venezuela for 'Sabotage' /sites/

18:51 [] Snowden in Final Running For EU Human Rights Award

18:52 [Mother Jones] The Public Sure Doesn't Seem to Be on the GOP's Side /files/blog_quinnipiac_shutdown.jpg

18:53 [Moral Low Ground] Tea Party Forces Government Shutdown with Obamacare Revolt; How Will It Impact Ordinary Americans?

18:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eline Gordts: Netanyahu: Iran's Charm Offensive Is Ruse To Get Rid Of Sanctions

18:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Julie Fox Gorte: Politics: A Well-Oiled Machine

18:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lloyd Chapman: Obama Revives Ronald Reagan's Plan to Kill Small Business Programs

18:56 [Big Think] I’m Anthropomorphizing this Machine

18:57 [The Hindu - News] Man’s body retrieved from Musi

18:58 [Topix Activism News] Azeri leader cracking down on foes before poll: rights group

18:58 [zero hedge] One More "The Status Quo Is Saved" Rally and Then...?

18:59 [Telegraph] Police criticised for taking sick days to nurse hangovers

18:59 [Telegraph] Berlusconi aides threaten to defy bid to bring down Italian coalition

18:59 [Telegraph] Students 'short-changed' by British universities, expert warns

18:59 [Telegraph] Jellyfish cause nuclear reactor shutdown

18:59 [Telegraph] Nairobi mall attack: forensics teams frustrated at delays reaching bodies

18:59 [Slashdot] The Next Big Fiber Showdown: Austin

19:00 [The Atlantic: International] 'Would Be Nice to Have a Similar Shutdown in Russia'

19:00 [Reuters] U.S. government shuts down as healthcare deadlock persists

19:01 [Raw Story] Jimmy Kimmel lampoons those who hate Obamacare but support the Affordable Care Act

19:01 [Raw Story] Senate rejects House Republicans demand for a conference

19:01 [Raw Story] North Korea warns rival South against ‘destructive’ clash

19:01 [Raw Story] GOP forces government shutdown over health reform law, but Obamacare launches anyway

19:01 [Voice of America] Netanyahu Slams Iran's Nuclear Ambitions in UN Speech

19:02 [CNN: Money] What investors are selling to buy Tesla

19:02 [CNN: Money] Wall Street CEOs to meet Obama Wednesday

19:03 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Breaking Bad' flash-forward

19:04 [Disinformation] Atlantis, Azores Pyramid, & Ice Age Catastrophes. An Interview with Independent Scholar Randall Carlson

19:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Auletta: National Parks Shutdown, Here's Where To Go Instead

19:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joy Resmovits: Louisiana Schools Chief Warns Of 'Aggressive Populism' That Harms Education Reform

19:07 [Reuters] Israel says distrusts Rouhani, ready to stand alone against Iran

19:12 [Campaign For Liberty] John Boehner Fights for Health Subsidies for Congress

19:13 [The Independent] The unsung heroes who share court victims’ burden of grief and trauma

19:13 [AlterNet] How the Patriot Act Could Bar Syrian Refugees From Living in the U.S.

19:13 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Night the GOP Cracked Up

19:13 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why This Is Not Just 'Washington Dysfunction,' in 1 More Graph

19:13 [CNET News] Apple prepping iOS 7.0.3 for launch, says report

19:13 [CNET News] At last! A Putin vs. Zombie Rasputin video game

19:13 [Reuters] Apple shares jump on Icahn dinner with CEO Cook

19:14 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien: Obama ramps up pressure on Congress for 'Republican shutdown'

19:15 [Voice of America] Buddhist Mob Attacks Muslims in Western Burma, 2 Killed

19:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Obama: Government Shut Down By Republicans On 'An Ideological Crusade'

19:17 [Mother Jones] You Might As Well Wait a Bit Before Signing Up For Obamacare

19:17 [Fox News] MORE OF A 'SLIMDOWN' Most fed workers back at work during 'shutdown'

19:17 [The Hindu - News] Americans irritated by government shutdown

19:18 [CNET News] Wireless charging powers shift as Samsung, Qualcomm take sides

19:19 [Truthout] No Triumph for Austerity

19:20 [Financial Times] Italy markets soar as Berlusconi faces own revolt

19:21 [Raw Story] Arizona Gov. Brewer not sure if Grand Canyon is a ‘priority’ for the Grand Canyon state

19:21 [CNN: Money] Federal worker fears bankruptcy from shutdown

19:22 [Financial Times] BoE to stress test big banks every year

19:23 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown could be shock therapy

19:24 [CNN: Entertainment] '90s nostalgia-palooza: The decade in photos

19:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jane Janeczko: Staten Island Soldier Killed In Afghanistan Awarded 3rd Highest Army Honor

19:25 [The Hindu - News] India opens negotiations with Iran on payments for import of crude oil

19:27 [Truthdig] Badly Broken

19:27 [The Hindu - News] Local boy Ahmed wins Asian silver, creates waves

19:29 [The Independent] Pakistan’s Piccadilly is No 1 Taliban target: The regularity of terror attacks in Peshawar's bazaar leads to citizens questioning their seemingly rudderless leadership

19:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: KKK Rally At Gettysburg Canceled Because Of Government Shutdown

19:29 [The Hindu - News] I won't quit, will speak to Rahul: Manmohan

19:29 [The Hindu - News] Masood is first convicted legislator to lose seat

19:29 [The Hindu - News] Six suspected SIMI members break out of jail

19:29 [AlterNet] Is the Golden Era for Greece's Far-Right Fascists Coming to an End?

19:29 [Amnesty International] Kenya must not return Somali refugees

19:30 [Guardian] Government shutdown: Obama says healthcare act 'here to stay' – live

19:31 [Deutsche Welle] Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu prepared to 'stand alone' against Iran

19:31 [Deutsche Welle] Millions of Malawians go hungry

19:31 [Raw Story] Mississippi city officials deny woman license to run LGBT bar in town

19:31 [Voice of America] VOA News: Buddhist Mob Attacks Muslims in Western Burma; 2 Killed

19:31 [Big Think] How Being a Good Entrepreneur Means Being a Good Parent

19:31 [The Hindu - News] New apartments now attract 2% additional registration charges

19:31 [Reuters: politics] Obama blames government shutdown on 'ideological crusade'

19:31 [Telegraph] Lesley Graham: 'My hours at Channel 4 were cut when I got to 50'

19:31 [Telegraph] Teenage boy died after falling 60ft from cliffs on Cornish holiday

19:31 [Telegraph] US shutdown: 1995 flashback when Newt Gingrich was 'snubbed' on Air Force One

19:31 [Telegraph] Retiring magistrate warns of 'dismay' over soft justice

19:31 [Telegraph] NHS regulator to act as 'chief whistleblower' on health

19:32 [zero hedge] Obama's "You Shut Down That Government" Speech - Live Webcast

19:32 [zero hedge] Someone Is Getting Very Nervous

19:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jeffrey Young: Obamacare Launch Day Plagued By Website Glitches

19:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: IRS: Government Shutdown Means No Tax Refunds

19:34 [Good] Helping Women in STEM Thrive

19:35 [CNN: Money] You're fired. Market cheers

19:35 [CNN: Money] Stocks shrug off shutdown, boosted by Apple

19:35 [The Hindu - News] Infant sold for Rs.10,000 rescued

19:38 [CNN: Politics] Obama slams GOP

19:38 [CNN: Politics] No solution in sight

19:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: Foundations Are Increasingly Running U.S. Higher Ed, Spending Millions To Influence

19:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carol Hartsell: How We're Totally Misunderstanding The Government Shutdown

19:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shaun Johnson: The Kinder Chronicles, Part I

19:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Kelly: How to be Proud of the U.S. Despite Congress: The Good in our Country is All Around Us

19:39 [CNET News] This is how great it feels when Microsoft respects you

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet likely to withdraw ordinance on convicted lawmakers today

19:41 [Deutsche Welle] As Congress battles, Obama addresses US on Day 1 of shutdown

19:41 [Raw Story] Lawmaker who supported government shutdown opens gate to WWII Memorial closed by shutdown

19:41 [Raw Story] Texas lieutenant governor on abortion filibuster: We passed the bill thanks to security

19:41 [Slate Magazine] My Shutdown Diary

19:41 [Voice of America] U.S. Fugitive Snowden Shortlisted for EU Human Rights Prize

19:43 [Voice of America] World Markets Unfazed by Partial US Government Shutdown

19:44 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government shuts down as healthcare deadlock persists

19:44 [The Hindu - News] CBI registers case against Maran

19:44 [Fin24 News] Consequences of coming clean with Sars

19:44 [The Independent] Burma's President Thein Sein visits war-torn west of country after fresh unrest

19:44 [The Independent] ‘Fluke’ that falling branch at Kew killed only one, inquest hears

19:44 [The Independent] Almost 1,000 Iraqis killed last month

19:45 [The Atlantic: Technology] PandaCam, the Star of the Shutdown

19:46 [The Hindu - News] Show-cause issued to Gen. V.K. Singh

19:47 [Slashdot] Samsung Fudging Benchmarks Again On Galaxy Note 3

19:48 [zero hedge] SoRRY...

19:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chloe Fox: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Will Refuse Pay During The Shutdown

19:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Coates: Exactly how is the Affordable Care Act an affront to freedom?

19:48 [CNET News] 3D-printed toothbrush scrubs chompers in 6 seconds

19:50 [NPR] Don't Buy Rouhani's Charm Offensive, Israel's Netanyahu Tells U.N.

19:50 [The Hindu - News] City police seek Tunda’s custody

19:50 [The Hindu - News] Masood can’t contest polls for 10 years, if there is no ordinance

19:51 [Raw Story] Millions of Catholics have been waiting for a pope who talks like Francis

19:51 [Raw Story] North Carolina governor vows to fight Justice Department voter ID lawsuit

19:51 [Raw Story] As red states push for more restrictions, California expands access to abortions

19:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Disabled Make Do with Scraps from the Aid Table

19:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] WTO: Stingy with the Poor, Generous with the Rich

19:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Q&A: “This Is Not Huntington’s World”

19:52 [] The War on Drugs Has Failed: Report /sites/

19:52 [BBC: Education] Hip-hop Hamlet 'racist and evil'

19:52 [The Hindu - News] No bail for Asaram

19:53 [Voice of America] Netanyahu Slams Iran at UN; Iran Lashes Back

19:54 [AlterNet] Edward Snowden: Surveillance of Whole Populations Threatens to be the Greatest Human Rights Challenge of Our Time

19:54 [AlterNet] The Humiliated, Bizarre Republican Party: What Happens Next

19:54 [Reuters: politics] U.S. government workers feel sting of being 'non-essential'

19:54 [The Hindu - News] CBI let off Nitish, other leaders, says CPI (ML-Liberation)

19:55 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Yosemite National Park, Closed on its 123rd Birthday

19:55 [CNN: Crime] Video of biker gang attack goes viral

19:55 [CNN: Crime] Dad kills daughter who killed mom

19:55 [CNN: Crime] Affair alleged in pastor shooting

19:56 [The Hindu - News] Sonia should act against Rahul: Rajnath

19:56 [The Hindu - News] Tales of grit lent meaning to the occasion

19:56 [CNN: Health] Obamacare: Young and healthy needed

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: National Zoo Closed Due To Shutdown, Frustrating Tourists: 'Stupid Government!'

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Obama: Insurance Exchanges Launch Is 'Historic'

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Van Buren: R.I.P Our Government

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jon Hotchkiss: I Went To The Health Care Exchange And All I Got Was This Affordable Health Care Insurance

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bill Moyers: Watch: Kumi Naidoo on the Urgency of Climate Action

19:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ivan Eland: NSA Spying Scandal May Indicate U.S. Checks and Balances System Is Broken

20:00 [The Hindu - News] Jaitley sees plot to implicate Modi prior to polls

20:00 [The Independent] The Wasp Factory: An opera with murder in its heart and a sting in its tale

20:00 [The Independent] How I Live Now: 'It's too dark for America'

20:00 [The Independent] Number of rhinos killed by poachers hits new high

20:00 [straight] Halloween Video Countdown Day 1: Fever Ray /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/Fever-Ray-001.jpg

20:01 [Red Pepper] A drama in three acts – Fortunes of Feminism

20:02 [CNET News] Power up body and mobile device with the Bella Toast and Brew Breakfast Station

20:02 [CNET News] Samsung again accused of manipulating benchmarks

20:04 [Disinformation] Ingenious Skills of Tribal Peoples

20:04 [Good] Why I Created a Crowdfunding Platform for Medical Research

20:04 [The Hindu - News] Traffic police in a fix over fines

20:06 [Reuters: politics] Republicans float plan to fund to some government agencies

20:06 [CNN: Money] You're fired. Market cheers.

20:06 [CNN: Money] The social media manager is dead

20:07 [Reuters] At U.N., Netanyahu calls Iran's president 'wolf in sheep's clothing'

20:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jon Hotchkiss: Ted Cruz's Psychotic Obsession

20:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: House To Pass Bills To Reopen National Parks, VA After Government Shutdown

20:09 [zero hedge] Indian Temples Fight Back Against Government Gold Grabbing Plot

20:10 [Amnesty International] USA overturns conviction of terminally ill man held in isolation for over 41 years

20:10 [The Onion] Infographic: How Obamacare’s Health Insurance Exchanges Work

20:10 [The Hindu - News] Muslims not getting loans commensurate with population

20:10 [The Hindu - News] Kg-D6: DGH refuses to endorse study by international experts

20:11 [Red Pepper] The dark heart of Europe – Corporate Europe

20:12 [Voice of America] US Government Closes

20:12 [The Hindu - News] PMO steps in to resolve row over whistle-blower

20:14 [The Hindu - News] 12-year-old escapes from folk dance centre after rape ordeal

20:15 [Fin24 News] Strike action chokes vehicle sales

20:16 [The Hindu - News] Imbibe wisdom from Mahatma’s teachings: Pranab

20:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Leslie K. Stein: Tea Party: They Don't Believe in Science, They Don't Know History, They Don't Do Math -- But They Are Obsessed With Extremism

20:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Visser: 13 Stunning National Parks You Won't Be Able To See During The Shutdown

20:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Caroline Fairchild: Corporate Profits Are Soaring, But You're Not Feeling It

20:16 [Red Pepper] Stepping out of the milıtary line – Soldier Box

20:19 [Slashdot] The Memo That Spawned Microsoft Research

20:20 [NPR] What Shutdown? WWII Vets Ignore Barricades To See Memorial

20:20 [NPR] Connecticut's Insurance Website Struggles At Opening

20:20 [NPR] Your Digital Trail: Private Company Access

20:20 [OpEdNews] How and Why Did the U.S. Become the World's Biggest Debtor, and What Are the Implications?

20:20 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: Barack Obama accuses Republicans of 'ideological crusade'

20:20 [Telegraph] Gardeners warned of Legionnaires' danger lurking in potting compost

20:21 [Financial Times] Debt limit fears rise as US shuts down

20:21 [Red Pepper] Anabaptists and pirates – Altai

20:22 [The Hindu - News] Muslims suspicious of Modi’s ‘skullcap politics’

20:24 [zero hedge] The Republicans' Latest Strategy: Piecemeal Funding For Government Programs, Excluding Obamacare

20:25 [OpEdNews] GOP Lemmings 'Rebrand' -- Beyond the 'Party of Stupid'

20:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Harnick: How TV Governments Reacted To Shutdowns

20:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Ross: It's Time. Get Covered.

20:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hoyt Hilsman: The Government Shutdown and the Death of the Old Order

20:26 [] Turkey: Reform Package Gets Tepid Reception

20:26 [The Hindu - News] High Court stays CSIR’s tender notification for supercomputer

20:26 [The Hindu - News] 15.7 million undernourished people live in developed countries: U.N.

20:26 [Red Pepper] Reclaiming the past – All Knees and Elbows of Susceptibility and Refusal

20:29 [CNN: Money] Postal Service defaults on $5.6 billion payment

20:30 [The Hindu - News] The Hindu brings out special edition for Tirumala Brahmotsavam

20:30 [The Hindu - News] Weapons inspectors cross into Syria

20:31 [Slate Magazine] Who’s Been Most Shut Down by the Shutdown?

20:32 [The Hindu - News] New tailwinds for Kaveri engine

20:32 [The Hindu - News] Malegaon battling ‘terror town’ tag

20:33 [Reuters] Obamacare launch hits early hitch as web traffic snarls sites

20:35 [The Hindu - News] Abdullah Abdullah to contest

20:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: Congress Shuts Down (College Services For Sailors At) Guantanamo

20:35 [msnbc: politics] Tom Curry: Obama hails opening of health insurance marketplace, admits some glitches

20:38 [Telegraph] US government shutdown: 'this is such a joke - it's like a playground argument'

20:38 [Telegraph] Golden Dawn leaders 'ran criminal underworld'

20:40 [Voice of America] US Starts Offering to Sell Health Insurance to the Uninsured

20:40 [NPR] These Folks Went Vegetarian Back When It Was Way Uncool

20:41 [The Hindu - News] Senior BNP MP given death for 1971 war crimes

20:41 [zero hedge] David Stockman Fears Intense Resentment Over "Disaster" That Is Obamacare

20:41 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown: Congress, but not staff, still gets paid

20:41 [] Uzbekistan Ups Domestic Gas Tariffs Again, But Still Fraction of Export Price

20:41 [Slate Magazine] Darkest Before the Dawn

20:41 [Red Pepper] Getting back on track: an alternative to private railways

20:42 [Mother Jones] How John Boehner Could Lose His Speakership

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] Hillary Clinton documentary scrapped

20:44 [New Internationalist] Thanks to British banks, coal is king in Indonesian Borneo

20:45 [The Hindu - News] Maduro expels top U.S. diplomats for ‘plotting’ sabotage

20:45 [The Hindu - Opinion] Backwardness counts

20:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Celock: State Lawmakers Say Tea Party Congress Not Likely To Face Problems Back Home

20:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andy Ostroy: An Open Letter to House Republicans

20:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: Paul Ryan: Debt Limit Is 'Forcing Mechanism' For Ending Government Shutdown

20:45 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: Offshore Drilling Hearing Continues Despite Government Shutdown

20:47 [The Hindu - Opinion] Not by single summits alone

20:50 [CNN: Money] Federal workers can collect unemployment

20:50 [OpEdNews] Breaking American exceptionalism

20:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Rick Perry Says Wife Misspoke On Abortion As A Woman's Right

20:51 [The Hindu - Opinion] Measure for unconstitutional measure

20:52 [] Fukushima Failure: Radioactive Water Bursts from Tank /sites/

20:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Danielle Cadet: Striking Photos Will Change The Way You See The Average American

20:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jillian Berman: Obamacare Could Save Some Of The Poorest Americans $1,429 Per Year: Study

20:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Christopher Mathias: Government Shuts Down Statue Of Liberty; Your Poor And Huddled Masses Can Suck It

20:55 [The Hindu - Opinion] U.S. shutdown

20:57 [Telegraph] 'I can't help it if a cyclist falls over', says scientist accused of killing rider

20:57 [Telegraph] Benjamin Netanyahu: nuclear-armed Iran 'as dangerous as 50 North Koreas'

20:57 [The Progressive] Boehner Is Speaker in Name Only

20:57 [The Hindu - News] Indian-made weapons allegedly found in MQM Karachi office

20:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Impact of verdict

20:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Shinde’s letter

20:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Aadhaar scheme

20:59 [The Hindu - Opinion] Recover the money

21:00 [NPR] For Middle-Aged Women, Stress May Boost Alzheimer's Risk

21:02 [Red Pepper] ‘We are as Gods.’ The legacy of the Whole Earth Catalog

21:02 [Truthdig] No Such Thing As A Human Blueprint

21:02 [Truthdig] The Weight of the Republicans

21:02 [Truthdig] Hostage Crisis

21:03 [The Hindu - Opinion] Incarceration as achievement

21:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kia Makarechi: Jay Z: Obama's Election 'Renewed My Spirit For America'

21:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Drew Guarini: Obama Compares Obamacare Rollout To iOS7 Launch

21:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Appeals Gay Marriage License Ban

21:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bob Greenstein: Don't Reward the Politics of Blackmail, or We'll See More Shutdowns

21:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arin Greenwood: D.C. Tourists Ask 'Why The Heck Does This Have To Be Closed?' As Monuments, Museums Are Shuttered For Shutdown

21:04 [Disinformation] Clown Spooking Northern Irish City Turns Himself In To Police

21:05 [The Hindu - News] Legislators want elevated steel road on J.C. Road

21:05 [The Hindu - Opinion] The science of non-violence

21:05 [The Hindu - Opinion] Despicable charade

21:06 [The Atlantic: National] Judge Orders Angola 3's Herman Wallace Released From Prison

21:06 [Raw Story] Christian TV host asks God for ‘military takeover’ of Obama’s presidency

21:07 [The Hindu - News] Pay-and-park scheme put off for three months

21:07 [The Hindu - Opinion] The Weekly Infographic

21:08 [Voice of America] VOA News: US Starts Offering to Sell Health Insurance to the Uninsured

21:09 [Slashdot] Adults Make Riskier, More Inconsistent Decisions As They Get Older, Study Finds

21:09 [AlterNet] What the Shutdown Means For Energy and Environmental Programs

21:11 [Telegraph] Spaniard becomes voice of country's 'lost generation'

21:11 [zero hedge] Domestic Vehicle Sales Plunge; Miss By Most Since Jan 2009

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dave Jamieson: Furloughed Smithsonian Workers On Congress Still Getting Paid Despite Shutdown: 'That Sucks'

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jared Gilmour: Michele Bachmann: Shutdown Can't Close World War II Memorial

21:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Danny Shea: Alan Grayson: Government Shutdown 'Sadistic' (VIDEO)

21:12 [Mother Jones] White Republican Sausage Fest Ready To Negotiate With Senate, Eric Cantor Alleges /files/Screen%20Shot%202013-10-01%20at%201.40.57%20PM.png

21:12 [Mother Jones] Can Someone Please Shut Down the US Customs Agency?

21:13 [The Hindu - News] Good deeds, in Gandhiji’s footsteps

21:14 [CNN: Politics] Obama blames Republican 'ideological crusade' for shutdown

21:15 [CNET News] Britain's Times dumps app for BlackBerry, cites lack of customer interest

21:15 [Reuters] Berlusconi faces revolt over Italy confidence vote

21:15 [The Atlantic: Technology] First Comes Love, Then Comes Marriage, Then Comes a New Gmail Address?

21:16 [CNN: Politics] Netanyahu: Iranian president is 'wolf in sheep's clothing'

21:16 [Raw Story] Florida house speaker: Football coaches can’t pray with players? Change the law again!

21:17 [Truthdig] GOP New Fall Fashions

21:17 [The Hindu - News] KSAPS to promote voluntary blood donation

21:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ian Reifowitz: First, Kill All the "Gerrymander-ers"

21:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shadee Ashtari: Government Shutdown Crushes Wedding Plans Nationwide

21:21 [The Hindu - News] Tumkur Road: cruising at 9.5 kmph on a national highway

21:21 [The Hindu - News] State reiterates doubts over Food Security Act

21:22 [Red Pepper] Teachers: ‘There is no other option but to strike’

21:22 [BBC: Technology] US websites suspended in shutdown

21:23 [The Hindu - News] Repatriation of 35 Pamban fishermen today

21:25 [NPR] No Talks Underway To Resolve Shutdown

21:25 [OpEdNews] Reddit Q-and-A on NSA reporting

21:26 [CNET News] The 404 1,354: Where we use our good eye (podcast)

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Auto drivers seek more time to recalibrate meters

21:28 [straight] The Georgia Straight presents The Straight Series featuring Lord Huron /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/Lord%20Huron%2020130201.jpg

21:28 [straight] Dan Savage Podcast Episode 362: Seeking bisexuality acceptance

21:28 [Voice of America] Kerry Heads to Asia to Discuss Japan Security, Regional Trade

21:28 [Truthout] Government Shutdown ... Brought to You by Citizens United

21:28 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: For the First Time in 17 Years, Our Government Is Officially Shut Down, and More

21:30 [The Hindu - News] C.N.R. Rao Circle underpass: long wait continues

21:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Blumenthal: Wealthy Donors' Influence May Rise After Next Supreme Court Campaign Finance Case

21:31 [Big Think] Our Founding Fathers Never Imagined Congress Would Behave This Badly

21:32 [The Hindu - News] 3 firms evince interest in conversion of ChPT coal berths into container terminal

21:34 [The Hindu - News] Security stepped up at Bangalore Central Prison

21:34 [The Hindu - News] ICF unveils prototype of EMU rake with stainless steel body

21:34 [Good] A Film About One Child's Story That Aims to Change Healthcare in India

21:35 [straight] Dana Claxton's Indian Candy is a thought-provoking show /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_Claxton2_2389.jpg

21:36 [AlterNet] Williamsburg Accord: The GOP Pledge to Generate Crises to Get Their Way

21:36 [The Hindu - News] Samba shows signs of withering

21:37 [Mother Jones] Why Americans Can't Remember Afghanistan

21:37 [Mother Jones] Democrats Have Already Caved In to Republicans

21:40 [Guardian] BBC coverage of IPCC climate report criticised for sceptics' airtime

21:42 [Slate Magazine] World War II Veterans Storm World War II Memorial

21:42 [The Progressive] Two Saudi Feminists Face Jail for Bringing Food to a Family

21:42 [BBC: Science & Environment] Earlier origin for flowering plants

21:43 [Telegraph] A return for Boris MP is embraced by Cameron

21:43 [Telegraph] Statins may reduce dementia by a third

21:43 [Telegraph] Pensioner 'killed by friend in cold-blooded murder for financial gain'

21:44 [Moral Low Ground] Brazilian Women Joana Palhares & Yunka Mihura Arrested After Kissing at Evangelical Christian Event

21:44 [The Hindu - News] This school has the distinction of playing host to Gandhiji

21:45 [Reuters: politics] Obama's FERC nominee withdraws, citing Senate struggle

21:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Head Start Hit Hardest By Federal Shutdown, But Other Education Programs Face Problems In Long Term

21:46 [Raw Story] Israel ready to tackle nuclear Iran ‘alone’

21:47 [CNN: Money] SEC whistleblower gets record $14 million award

21:47 [CNET News] LTE-enabled Surface 2 to launch on AT&T, Vodafone

21:48 [The Hindu - News] US consulate to stay open

21:48 [The Hindu - News] Another probe into Lad’s firm not needed, says Siddaramaiah

21:48 [Reuters] White House rejects latest Republican offer to end shutdown

21:49 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Obamacare' health care rolls out

21:49 [AlterNet] Peace With Iran: The Best Way Barack Obama Could Make History

21:50 [The Hindu - News] Holiday airfares skyrocket

21:50 [The Hindu - News] Mansions under the scanner

21:50 [straight] Vancouver gives Ólafur Arnalds its enraptured attention /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Olafur3341RB.jpg

21:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John Gerzema: Would Government Be Shut Down if Women Ruled the World?

21:51 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Harry Potter' cast: Where are they now?

21:52 [The Hindu - News] Rise in blood donation across TN

21:52 [The Hindu - News] Velachery has most voters in city

21:52 [The Hindu - News] Scope of proposed Caste census to be extended to cover all communities

21:52 [The Hindu - News] 16-year-old boy dies after falling from local train

21:52 [Reuters: politics] White House rejects latest Republican offer to end shutdown

21:52 [Reuters: politics] Open U.S. government first, then will look at Republican offer -Senator Reid

21:52 [Reuters: politics] Vets, Republican lawmakers open barriers to get into WWII site

21:53 [Global Voices] The 16-year-old Saudi who is Fighting in Syria

21:54 [The Hindu - News] JD(S) leader Yatnal favours Modi for PM’s post

21:54 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: Ivory Coast Opposition Condemns Member’s ICC Arrest Warrant

21:54 [Reuters] Three German miners killed in K+S potash blast

21:55 [Slashdot] Scribd Launches a Global 'Spotify For eBooks'

21:56 [Voice of America] Obama Blames Republican 'Ideologues' for Government Shutdown

21:56 [Raw Story] The Government Shutdown Demonstrates GOP Hostility Towards Democracy

21:58 [The Hindu - News] ‘Rules on transfer of teachers should be made family friendly’

21:59 [Telegraph] The price of a loaf? I bake my own bread, says PM

22:00 [NPR] Agency Websites Shut Down With The Government

22:00 [NPR] Shutdown Leaves Program Feeding Women And Infants In Lurch

22:00 [zero hedge] Global Growth Hopes Fade As Baltic Dry Drops Most In 11 Months

22:00 [zero hedge] Shut Day Humor: Is The Government Closed?

22:00 [The Hindu - News] A special Gandhi Jayanti for these khadi sangha workers

22:00 [CNET News] Real-looking Logitech gamepad for iPhone pictured (again)

22:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jonathan Richards: Domestic Violence

22:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michelle Kraus: Audacious Barack Obama

22:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Ted Cruz Apologizes To U.S. Filipino Veterans For 'Offensive' Bataan Death March Comparison (VIDEO)

22:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bill Shireman: Why Conservatives Deny Climate Change

22:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Government Shutdown Means NIH Hospital Will Turn Away Patients

22:01 [Big Think] Interface Innovations Won't Be For The Weak Of Stomach

22:01 [Big Think] Study: Half of Jobs in the U.S. Could be Automated

22:01 [Big Think] Homeless Yoga with the Fat Jew

22:02 [Red Pepper] Campus campaigning: student activism goes local

22:02 [CNN: Politics] Shutdown: Congress still gets paid

22:03 [Global Voices] Chilean Singer Ana Tijoux Raps Against TPP

22:03 [straight] Photo of the Day: Smiling (and running) in the rain... /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/8539937035_f35b96d360_c_0.jpg

22:04 [Disinformation] We Are the 95%! James Corbett on IPCC Climate Change ‘Propaganda’

22:04 [Guardian] Netanyahu warns west against Iranian president's charm offensive

22:06 [Raw Story] Panicked Republican blames shutdown fallout on ‘Ted Cruz and his acolytes’

22:06 [The Hindu - News] Four-year jail for Congress MP Masood

22:10 [NPR] How The Shutdown Is Affecting The Military

22:10 [The Hindu - News] Gujarat passes new Lokayukta Bill, empowers govt., not Chief Justice

22:10 [The Hindu - News] New textiles policy in two months: Kavuri

22:11 [zero hedge] Lack of Privacy Destroys the Economy

22:11 [CNET News] Facebook sees mobile riches in richer app ads

22:11 [CNET News] Self-contained atomic clock watch may be world's first

22:11 [CNET News] Obama on glitches: Patience, even Apple had iOS issues

22:12 [Slate Magazine] Why the Shutdown Looks So Bad for the GOP

22:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Morris W. O'Kelly: The GOP Must Claim Responsibility for the Shutdown

22:14 [Slashdot] Come Try Out Slashdot's New Design (In Beta)

22:14 [The Hindu - News] This is an Act without a clear-cut idea of expenses, say State food ministers

22:14 [The Hindu - News] Seemandhra staff reject plea to end strike

22:14 [The Hindu - News] India opens talks with Iran on payments for import of crude oil

22:14 [The Hindu - News] CBI registers case against Maran for ‘illegal’ phone lines

22:14 [The Hindu - News] Setback for RIL as DGH refuses to endorse study by global experts again

22:17 [Fox News] Pols dig in amid slimdown stalemate /i/redes/icon-video.gif

22:17 [Fox News] 'GLITCH' WATCHDelays, hiccups reported on ObamaCare sites

22:17 [Fox News] EPA'S $1M CON MAN Official pleads guilty to fraud — then takes Fifth

22:17 [Fox News] ONE FINAL VICTORY Vets sweep past barricades in defiance of slimdown

22:17 [Fox News] SUSPECT ARRESTED Search for motive in biker gang beating of NY dad

22:17 [Fox News] Netanyahu decries Iran's Rouhani as 'wolf in sheep's clothing'- Netanyahu urges Obama not to ease off Iran sanctions- Elie Wiesel calls for 'very harsh' line on Iran

22:17 [Fox News] NSA reportedly compiling individual digital footprints

22:17 [Fox News] Energy Dept. chief: Solyndra loan program 'terrific success'

22:17 [CNET News] How to check for and fix OS X boot drive errors

22:17 [Mother Jones] The 10 Saddest Government Goodbye Notes /files/Screen%20Shot%202013-10-01%20at%201.30.41%20PM.png

22:17 [Mother Jones] 6 Risky Gun Storage Products Sold by the NRA /files/Screen%20Shot%202013-10-01%20at%2011.04.10%20AM.png

22:17 [Mother Jones] Sad Birthday Cards for Yosemite and NASA, 123 and 55 Today /files/astro.jpg

22:17 [Mother Jones] House GOPer on Government Shutdown Strategy: "I Don't Know That There Is a Plan to Win."

22:18 [The Hindu - News] Diamond jubilee of Kurnool as Capital celebrated

22:18 [The Hindu - News] CBI registers enquiry into “irregularities” in NSEL

22:19 [World Policy Institute] How Long Will the Center Hold in Germany?

22:20 [HuffingtonPost: politics] András Simonyi: The Shutdown Hurts America's Softpower in the World

22:20 [OpEdNews] Models of Dignity

22:21 [The Hindu - News] Eight held for gangrape of minor Dalit girl

22:22 [Truthdig] Shutdown

22:22 [Truthdig] Steve Balmer Sings His Last Song to Microsoft

22:23 [The Hindu - News] 13 found guilty in terrorist training case

22:23 [The Hindu - News] ‘A conspiracy of silence against Dalit victims’

22:25 [The Hindu - News] Seemandhra Ministers urge Centre to depute team to State

22:25 [Reuters: politics] Obamacare launch hits early hitch as web traffic snarls sites

22:26 [msnbc: politics] Michael O'Brien: GOP to try restoring some small portions of government spending

22:26 [Raw Story] KKK rally at Gettysburg Civil War site canceled due to government shutdown

22:29 [The Hindu - News] Jagan pays homage to YSR at Idupulapaya

22:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Carol Hartsell: 'Gleecap The News' Explains The Government Shutdown

22:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan McKeever: 'Twas the Night Before the Shutdown

22:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nida Khan: After Seven Years Without Health Insurance, I Am Eagerly Signing Up for Obamacare

22:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: Here's A Tally Of Which House Republicans Are Ready To Fund The Government, No Strings Attached

22:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Susan Berger: Hey, Republicans -- We've Had Enough

22:31 [zero hedge] Government Shutdown Craters Gold, Sends Russell To New All-Time Highs

22:31 [Big Think] Video: What an Asteroid Retrieval Might Look Like in 20 Years

22:34 [CNET News] How Project Loon rides the wind

22:34 [Moral Low Ground] The War on Drugs Has Failed: Report

22:34 [Good] Storefront Transformer: A Kit for Pop-Up Community Hubs

22:35 [straight] VIFF 2013 review: The Machine Which Makes Everything Disappear /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/MachineWhichMakesEverythingDissapearThe.jpg

22:35 [NPR] Puberty Is Coming Earlier, But That Doesn't Mean Sex Ed Is

22:35 [The Onion] Greatest Country In World Unable To Keep William H. Gross Stamp Gallery Open

22:35 [The Onion] American Voices: Government Shutdown Begins

22:36 [CNN: Money] Furloughed workers eligible for unemployment

22:40 [Fin24 News] Youth subsidy a mega jobs spinner - expert

22:40 [Financial Times] Markets soar as Berlusconi faces revolt

22:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shadee Ashtari: 8 Dangerous Consequences Of Defunding Obamacare

22:45 [NPR] First Step In Health Exchange Enrollment: Train The Helpers

22:46 [Deutsche Welle] Three German miners killed in carbon dioxide incident

22:48 [zero hedge] WTF Chart Of The Day: VIX Shutdown Edition

22:48 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Treasury: brief shutdown wouldn't buy much time on debt ceiling

22:49 [CNET News] Price comparison: Every current 4K TV

22:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Top Boehner Ally Once Panned Idea Of Obamacare-Related Shutdown

22:50 [OpEdNews] Why Right's Lemmings Don Suicide Vest

22:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] $1.5 million art heist found

22:53 [Global Voices] Tunisians Boldly Tweet their Views on Homosexuality

22:54 [Electronic Intifada] Israel bans veteran campaigner for Palestinian prisoners from West Bank

22:56 [Fin24 News] Tax ombud a boon for South Africans

22:57 [Truthdig] Shutdown: Nasa Says Ta Ta For Now on Instagram

22:57 [Slashdot] Snowden Shortlisted For Europe's Top Human Rights Award

22:57 [The Hindu - News] High Court asks whether DGP is afraid of Salim Raj

22:58 [Global Voices] Breaking Taboos: Tunisians Speak Up Against Homophobia

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Grover Norquist: How We Got to 'Shutdown'

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: National Park Closures Could Cost Local Communities $30 Million A Day In Lost Revenue

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Finocchiaro: White House Dismisses GOP's Piecemeal Government Shutdown Plan

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mandy Velez: The Mommy Wars: Why We Are Fighting The Wrong Fight

22:59 [The Hindu - News] Israel won’t let Iran get nuclear arms: Netanyahu

23:00 [Guardian] Silvio Berlusconi's allies turn on him to keep Italy's grand coalition alive

23:01 [Big Think] Delta Moves Towards Paperless Cockpits

23:01 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Treasury: Brief shutdown would not buy much time on debt ceiling

23:01 [Telegraph] David Cameron admits he is a Breaking Bad fan

23:03 [CNET News] Sweden faces its own shutdown: Cause? Jellyfish

23:03 [CNET News] GTA Online hit with launch problems

23:03 [CNET News] Language of Facebook: Women talk about shopping, men curse

23:04 [Disinformation] An excerpt from ‘They Thought They Were Free: The Germans, 1933-45′ by Milton Mayer

23:04 [Good] Every Story Has a Somewhere, and Maptia Lets You Share It

23:05 [Anarchist news] Blinding Vision and Aberrant Purpose

23:05 [Anarchist news] A brief interview with Noam Chomsky on anarchy, civilization & technology

23:05 [Anarchist news] Reportback from the 9/28 Gathering at the Albany Bulb

23:05 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet concerned over adverse finances

23:06 [straight] Beta tester weighs in on Compass card experience

23:06 [straight] Last week’s letters thematically linked to fossil fuels

23:06 [straight] Vancouver still playing catch-up in rapid-transit game

23:06 [The Onion] Government Shutdown Forces National Zoo To Turn Off Panda Suicide Cam

23:06 [The Onion] Last Thing Government Worker Needed Was Agency Labeling Him ‘Nonessential’

23:06 [Raw Story] FAA panel: Relax rules on using personal devices in-flight

23:06 [Raw Story] Four tons of radioactive water spilled in accident at Fukushima nuclear plant

23:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jason Linkins: How The GOP Can Easily Defund Obamacare Without Staging Any More Crises

23:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Margaret Sullivan: A Grandmother on Green Eggs and Obamacare

23:07 [Topix Activism News] Bangladesh must overturn all death sentences

23:09 [The Hindu - News] Erecting tents, building nests in Kollam

23:13 [CNN: Money] Record $14 million award for whistleblower

23:14 [The Hindu - News] State has no power to withhold funds: MGU

23:14 [Voice of America] Alex Villarreal: History of US Government Shutdowns

23:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Obama: Shutdown Forced By Republicans On 'Ideological Crusade' Against Obamacare

23:16 [Deutsche Welle] Golden Dawn suspects in Greek court after murder of anti-fascist rapper

23:16 [Deutsche Welle] Berlusconi faces party dissent in bid to bring down Letta government

23:18 [The Hindu - News] Solar scam: LDF to resume stir

23:19 [Global Voices] Video: Anti-fascist Solidarity from Turkey to Greece

23:19 [Guardian] Ed Miliband furious over Daily Mail's claim that his father hated Britain

23:20 [NPR] Beyond The Shutdown, There's A Bigger Battle Brewing

23:22 [CNN: Money] Federal worker is spared furlough, for now

23:25 [CNET News] Panasonic offers Home Screen wallpapers for 2013 TVs

23:25 [CNET News] iPad 5 in space gray crops up again on video

23:26 [OpEdNews] The Government Leakers Who Truly Endanger America Will Never Face Prosecution

23:26 [OpEdNews] Is it time for a "Congressional Responsibility Amendment"?

23:26 [Raw Story] Alan Grayson: Republicans are rejecting Obamacare out of drunken anger

23:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Monsma: Another Agenda of the Government Shutdown

23:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sabrina Siddiqui: Republicans Split On Whether To Give Backpay To Workers Furloughed In Government Shutdown

23:30 [NPR] In Florida, Insurer And Nonprofits Work On Enrollment

23:30 [NPR] New Maryland Firearms Law Rides In On A Wave Of Gun Sales

23:31 [zero hedge] Say It Often Enough And It's True

23:32 [BBC: Education] Muslim free school closes doors

23:32 [The Progressive] Women and Children Get Hit First as Shutdown Begins

23:32 [Telegraph] Daily Mail has smeared my father with lies, says Miliband

23:32 [Telegraph] Church devises 'Sunday school for adults' to revive 10 Commandments and Lord's Prayer

23:32 [Telegraph] 'Toxic childhoods' blamed for 22,000 self-harm cases

23:33 [Mother Jones] Obama Official May Run Against Florida's Anti-Obamacare AG

23:33 [The Atlantic: Politics] Washington vs. D.C.: How the Shutdown Pits the Government Against Its City

23:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jack Mirkinson: Fox News Website Trumpets Government 'Slimdown,' Not Shutdown

23:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arin Greenwood: D.C. Votes To Keep District Government Open During Shutdown, In Spite Of Congress' Gridlock

23:35 [CNN: Money] Some saved from furlough

23:35 [NPR] Francis Says The Court Is The 'Leprosy Of The Papacy'

23:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Historic' health care rolls out as US government shuts down

23:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Iran PM a 'wolf in sheep's clothing'

23:41 [CNN: Entertainment] Gaga and first YouTube awards

23:41 [CNN: Entertainment] Harper's dancing challenge

23:41 [CBC: politics] Elections Canada commissioner calls for more powers

23:42 [Truthdig] Surgery

23:43 [Reuters] Brazil judge dismisses case against Chevron, Transocean

23:44 [CNET News] Death Star soccer ball: Kick 'em while they're Darth

23:44 [AntiWar] Iraq Executes 23 Prisoners; UN Releases Higher Casualty Toll for September

23:45 [Reuters: politics] Federal shutdown hits bitter Virginia governor's race

23:45 [msnbc: politics] Kasie Hunt, Political Reporter, NBC News: Capitol a ghost town as reality of government shutdown sets in

23:45 [msnbc: politics] Carrie Dann and Michael O'Brien: Dems pledge to reject GOP 'piecemeal' effort to fund parks, vets

23:45 [straight] Designer Martha Vainer “uncorks” a new line of cruelty-free handbags /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FAS_StyleWatch2_2389.jpg

23:45 [straight] Homer St. Cafe launches Sunday brunch /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/HomerSt_Brunch_MAIN.jpg

23:46 [Deutsche Welle] Dortmund, Schalke make it a perfect European night for the Ruhr district

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Areva Martin: Is Obamacare What the Doctor Ordered for Kids with Autism?

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rob Richie: Blame it on Winner-Take-All: Why Our Outdated Voting Rules Cause Congressional Crises

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: Tourists Planning To Take Capitol Tour Instead Get Banjo Stylings From This Guy

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Marielena Hincapié: Welcoming Obamacare for Some, Fighting for Care for All

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Asher Edelman: Crazy! Cuckoo! Strategic?

23:49 [Voice of America] Mohammed Yusuf: Kenyan Farmers Turn to New Breeds to Withstand Climate Change

23:49 [Slashdot] New Threat To Seaside Nuclear Plants, Datacenters: Jellyfish

23:50 [The Hindu - News] UN debate marks progress in world trouble spots

23:51 [OpEdNews] Republicans Win Standoff, Shoot Hostages Anyway

23:51 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S.-Africa Trade Mostly Benefits Oil, Textiles

23:51 [The Independent] Benedict Cumberbatch and Emma Watson beat Ryan Gosling and Jennifer Lawrence to be named world's sexiest film stars

23:51 [The Independent] Flowers have bloomed for 240m years

23:51 [The Independent] Postcard from... Gartz

23:51 [The Independent] More than a million British youngsters being bullied online every day

23:51 [The Independent] Conservative Party conference: Blessed are the breadmakers - PM to launch defence of big business in Manchester speech

23:55 [Reuters: politics] Obama would veto House Republican 'piecemeal' spending bills: White House

23:56 [Reuters: politics] U.S. farm law expires again with lawmakers split on new bill

23:57 [CNET News] NSA, intelligence workers 'stretched to limit' by shutdown, official says

23:59 [Reuters] Mexico's Pemex says 6 injured at Miguel Hidalgo refinery, ops normal

23:59 [Voice of America] UN Report: Torture Rampant in Libyan Jails

23:59 [Moral Low Ground] How to Safeguard Your Personal Information Against Digital Pickpockets

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