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00:02 [Guardian] Brooklyn man pleads guilty to kidnap and dismemberment of 8-year-old boy

00:05 [The Hindu - News] Northern grid collapse: Notice to 4 States

00:06 [CNN] Rescue pilot blinded by laser, lands chopper

00:07 [zero hedge] Margin Hiker-In-Chief Fires First Warning Shoot As CME Raises Crude Oil Margins

00:08 [CNN: Travel] Is the photo better than the trip?

00:11 [Reuters: politics] Republican convention will be no Tea Party

00:11 [straight] Vancouver seeks applicants to build rental housing on six city-owned sites

00:15 [The Onion] Community Calendar: Saturday, August 11

00:16 [Reuters] Exclusive: Algerian Brahimi seen replacing Annan as Syria envoy

00:17 [msnbc] Aurora theater shooting suspect mentally ill, attorneys say

00:17 [CNN] Florida prosecutors mistakenly release confidential Zimmerman case documents

00:19 [The Hindu - News] Yamuna Expressway finally opened

00:21 [BBC: Technology] Pentagon builds 'worm warrior'

00:23 [CNN] Moon lander prototype blows up in NASA test

00:25 [Raw Story] Democrat’s marriage equality platform draft released

00:25 [CNN] Did Romney enable a company's abusive tax shelter?

00:32 [ZDNET] Nvidia pins hopes for tablet success primarily on Nexus 7

00:34 [The Atlantic: Politics] Meet the Moms Behind an Obama Attack Ad

00:35 [Deutsche Welle] Europe's first beach volleyball gold goes to Germany,,16157588,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

00:36 [Good] Back to School: Make a Learning Music Soundtrack #30DaysofGOOD

00:37 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Want More Tax Revenue? Increase Jobs Not Rates

00:41 [CNN] Media urge unsealing of documents in Colorado shooting case

00:42 [Fox News] Obama's Lead Grows as Romney's Support Slips

00:44 [Slashdot] Google Fined $22.5M Over Safari Privacy Violation

00:45 [Deutsche Welle] Syria conference resolution unlikely to fly,,16157587,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

00:46 [The Onion] Al Michaels, Bob Costas Not Even Sure Who's Who Anymore

00:49 [The Hindu - News] Bill for providing quota to SCs/STs in government job promotions soon

00:51 [Mother Jones] We Are All Playing Our Assigned Roles Properly

00:54 [CNET News] Craigslist drops claim to exclusive license for users' content

00:54 [CNN] Olympic Bolt: Witness report of historic 100m

00:55 [Raw Story] Victim of ‘Miami cannibal’ face-eating attack recalls the horrible incident

00:55 [Reuters] Pressure on Romney to pick Ryan as VP

00:58 [Reuters: politics] Pressure on Romney to pick Ryan as VP

00:59 [CNN] Patient from Antarctica flown to New Zealand for treatment

01:07 [CNET News] New hints of possible iOS 6 feature tweaks

01:07 [zero hedge] The Whack-A-Mole Algo Is Back

01:12 [straight] Are sociopaths more likely to eschew Facebook?

01:14 [Reuters: politics] Obama knocks Romney on renewable energy, tax shelter

01:17 [Fox News] NYC Man Pleads Guilty in Boy's Gruesome Death

01:17 [Fox News: politics] Justice Department won't prosecute Goldman Sachs for financial crisis

01:24 [CNN] U.S. extradites suspected drug 'queen' from Mexico

01:25 [Slashdot] US Freezes Nuclear Power Plant Permits Because of Waste Issues

01:29 [Disinformation] Will Corporations Try To Stop The Singularity?

01:35 [United Nations Foundation] 2012 Latina Week of Action: ¡Soy Poderosa!

01:36 [Voice of America] Jamaican Men Sweep Medal Tally in 200-Meter Sprint

01:36 [Utne] The Clean, Green DIY Washing Machine

01:37 [CNN] Why Olympians bite their medals

01:39 [CNET News] Curiosity prepped for software upgrade; snaps panorama

01:44 [Topix Activism News] Madonna supports gay rights in Russia concert

01:44 [CNN] Russian authorities find sect members living underground

01:48 [CNET News] Google Translate for Android adds OCR

01:49 [The Independent] How a former soldier battling post traumatic stress disorder documented last summer's riots

01:51 [Mother Jones] Harry Reid Quintuples Down

01:52 [msnbc] Assad replaces fugitive PM, hits rebels in key area

01:53 [ZDNET] Adam Internet MD departs

01:54 [Slashdot] Blizzard Says Battle.Net Has Been Hacked

01:54 [Guardian] Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah to join David Cameron at hunger summit

01:55 [Global Voices] Female Boxer Delights Tajikistan with Olympic Bronze

01:56 [CNET News] Hints of new iMac, Mac Pro show up in Mountain Lion

01:56 [zero hedge] Confused Why Goldman Will Face No Criminal Charges? Here's Why

01:59 [Truthdig] Do-Nothing Congress Olympics

02:02 [CNN] Vets charity accused of illegal accounting

02:04 [CNET News] Robot airplane flies by itself and maneuvers without GPS

02:05 [Slashdot] Craigslist Drops Exclusive License To Your Posts

02:10 [CNET News] E-mail lists, encrypted passwords stolen in hack

02:13 [Fox News] Dream Act Policy Tough To Implement, DHS Reveals

02:14 [Truthdig] Romney on Mars

02:15 [] The Shortwave Report 08/10/12 Listen Globally

02:22 [Unicef] Podcast #61: The power of youth - celebrating International Youth Day

02:22 [CNN] Too much Maine lobster prompts protests and court order in Canada

02:25 [Raw Story] ACLU argues Facebook ‘like’ is protected by First Amendment

02:30 [Reuters] Chesapeake Energy in U.S. antitrust investigation

02:31 [New York Times: politics] Conservatives Press Romney to Pick Paul Ryan as Running Mate

02:36 [CNN] Airlines improve performance, but complaints persist

02:38 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Signs Of The Times

02:46 [CNET News] Anonymous promises revenge for the takedown of Demonoid

02:48 [ZDNET] Blizzard hacked, warns users to change passwords

02:49 [CNN] Man faces weapons charges in Batman theater incident

02:51 [Mother Jones] WATCH: Traveling Through the Dark Money Universe [Fiore Cartoon]

02:56 [Fox News: politics] New York judge sets trial date in Kennedy newborn case

03:02 [Guardian] Paediatrician accused of waterboarding daughter

03:05 [Deutsche Welle] Militant Islamist groups in Germany - how serious is the threat?,,16157539,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

03:06 [ZDNET] TPG guns for SMBs with new VoIP plans

03:07 [CNET News] Iranian minister: Web is controlled by 'one or two countries'

03:14 [CNN] Kenya to bid for 2024 Olympics

03:15 [CNN] Sikhs repair, reclaim temple after rampage

03:20 [Raw Story] Google hit with $22.5 million fine over Internet tracking

03:22 [ZDNET] More on Olympics malware

03:25 [CNN] UN urges US to cut ethanol production

03:31 [AntiWar] Bombers Strike Again South of Baghdad

03:31 [New York Times: politics] In Real Estate Deal, Mitt Romney Made His Loss a Couple’s Gain

03:37 [zero hedge] Ron Paul’s Legacy: A Complete Audit Of The Secretive Banking Cartel?

03:42 [CNN] Photobucket leaves users exposed

03:45 [Raw Story] Eliot Spitzer: Why are we talking about ‘Obamaloney’ and ‘Romney Hood’?

03:49 [CNET News] iPad, iPhone, Galaxy sales data revealed in court filings

03:50 [ZDNET] Aus mobile networks are competitive: Sims

03:50 [Deutsche Welle] Health minister takes over as Syria's new PM,,16157631,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

03:58 [Slate Magazine] That Was Amazing! Now What?

04:03 [CNN] Korea to investigate StanChart and HSBC

04:06 [Slashdot] Custom Android ROM Developers Get OTA Update Capabilities Like Carriers

04:07 [zero hedge] Guest Post: A Step Towards Gold Confiscation

04:11 [CNN] No 'viable basis' to prosecute Goldman, Justice Department says

04:12 [msnbc] Postal Service reports $5.2 billion loss in 3rd quarter

04:15 [Raw Story] Liberal group accuses Rep. Joe Walsh of ‘stoking racial fears’

04:17 [CNN] Louisiana probes cause of massive bayou sinkhole

04:18 [CNET News] Facebook battles phishing by reaching out to users

04:24 [CNN] North Sinai violence flares again

04:27 [ZDNET] We'll wait and see on NBN chief: Hockey

04:30 [CNN] 4 flight attendants injured in one day, turbulence and burns are cited

04:38 [Guardian] Venezuela arrests American 'mercenary', says Hugo Chávez

04:41 [CNN] Michigan teen with Down syndrome gets waiver to play on high school team

04:43 [Slate Magazine] The Bourne Legacy

04:46 [Fox News] Feds Clear Goldman in Fraud Case

04:52 [The Hindu - News] ‘Labour rights will make difference’

04:53 [ZDNET] Korea to tighten supervision over telcos

04:56 [The Hindu - News] TN will act to protect migrant workers, says minister

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Cracks in pourakarmikas union; garbage collection may resume in a few areas

05:04 [CNN] Chavez: Venezuela arrests U.S. 'mercenary'

05:06 [The Hindu - News] It was filth and stench all the way in Bangalore

05:07 [zero hedge] Obama's Master Plan: Bailout Everyone

05:11 [ZDNET] Month where Apple, Facebook killed their brands

05:11 [CNET News] Bing Fund unveils first two startups enrolled in incubator

05:13 [CNN] No respite from rain, floods in Philippines

05:14 [straight] TLC will launch reality show starting conjoined twins Abby and Brittany Hensel

05:17 [CNET News] HP loses ground in Europe -- Acer, Asus, Apple gain

05:31 [Global Voices] Colombia Achieves Historical Results in London 2012

05:36 [The Hindu - News] Workers clueless about colleagues

05:39 [CNET News] Usain Bolt breaks tweets-per-minute record during 200M

05:41 [Global Voices] Should Singapore ‘Import' Athletes to Win Olympic Medals?

05:43 [The Hindu - News] Families of organ donors honoured

05:47 [ZDNET] Personal relationships key to Facebook's Asia advertising success

05:49 [The Hindu - News] Case of headless body: cops step up efforts

05:50 [Raw Story] Colorado theater shooting suspect ‘mentally ill’: lawyer

05:58 [The Atlantic: Technology] Gmail's 2-Step Verification: Some FAQs

05:58 [Topix Activism News] Protest showdown looming in Quebec: Students from outside province on way?

06:01 [AntiWar] Washington Puts Its Money on Proxy War

06:03 [The Hindu - News] ‘Strike engineered by vested interests’

06:07 [The Hindu - News] RITES to proof-check metro girder design over rail line

06:07 [zero hedge] On The Mystery Rally Of Summer 2012

06:08 [Big Think] The Rise of the Creative Service Worker

06:11 [Deutsche Welle] Libya's new assembly picks its first president,,16157638,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

06:16 [CNN] Massachusetts town suggests sewage on beach came from cruise ship

06:17 [The Hindu - News] ‘Social engineering is key to conserving wildlife’

06:19 [The Hindu - News] Dubai Telugu Radio website launched

06:20 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart mocks Ann Coulter’s outrage at Romney spokeswoman

06:23 [The Hindu - News] A bit of India on three wheels

06:29 [The Hindu - News] Court seeks status report on illegal industries around T.G. Halli reservoir

06:32 [ZDNET] Intel, Chinese orgs set up China Open Source Cloud League

06:33 [The Onion] Gabby Douglas Excited To Return to Her Abnormal, Totally Fucked-Up Life

06:33 [The Hindu - News] Meet on information processing from today in Bangalore

06:34 [CNN] China's export growth slows

06:37 [CNET News] Facebook drops off the greatest places to work list

06:39 [The Hindu - News] Wisconsin gurdwara opens its gates again for public

06:42 [Slashdot] Google's Self-Driving Cars: 300,000 Miles Logged, Not a Single Accident

06:43 [The Hindu - News] Zoom in vehicle ownership in a decade in Karnataka

06:46 [] Why We are Collecting Signatures for

06:47 [CNN] Suspected Mexican drug 'queen' extradited to U.S.

06:49 [The Hindu - News] Court notice to Karnataka government on income limit for RTE quota

06:51 [The Hindu - News] Schoolgirls’ day out for a noble cause

06:53 [The Hindu - News] Fresh raids at Kanda’s residence

07:08 [ZDNET] Mobile ERP misses the mark: Gartner

07:11 [CNN] US in first effort to clean up Agent Orange in Vietnam

07:16 [CNN] Five Things to Watch at the Olympics on Friday

07:19 [The Hindu - News] ‘60 % traffic consists of two-wheelers’

07:21 [msnbc] Romney: I want a VP with 'vision for the country'

07:22 [CNET News] Interactive Google soccer goalie doodle goes for Olympic gold

07:26 [Deutsche Welle] Can breaking up banks fix the financial crisis?,,16157681,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

07:30 [The Hindu - News] Krishnashtami row: case against Danam

07:32 [The Hindu - News] Should private hospitals provide free treatment?

07:38 [The Hindu - News] ‘Priority to passenger amenities in stations’

07:44 [The Hindu - News] CWC suggests steps for safety around ponds, pits

07:47 [CNN] Officials: Suicide bomb blast kills US aid worker, 3 US troops in Afghanistan

07:48 [Fox News] Miami Face-Chewing Victim Recalls Brutal Attack

07:50 [The Hindu - News] Rain misery deepens in Udupi, D.K.

07:50 [CNN] U.S. in first effort to clean up Agent Orange in Vietnam

07:54 [The Hindu - News] Mangalore Lady Goschen to get new building

07:57 [Slashdot] Scrum/Agile Now Used To Manage Non-Tech Projects

07:59 [CNN] Violence flares again in Egypt's North Sinai

08:00 [Fin24 News] ConCourt set for e-toll showdown

08:04 [The Hindu - News] Formal inauguration of three colleges of MKU on Saturday

08:04 [CNN] Five things to watch at the Olympics on Friday

08:10 [CNN] Ramadan sales show Indonesia's growing economic feast

08:14 [The Hindu - News] “Levy concessionaltoll for all lorries”

08:14 [Fox News] Cash-Strapped Cities Get Creative to Stay Afloat

08:18 [CNN] Officials: Suicide bomb blast kills U.S. aid worker, 3 U.S. troops in Afghanistan

08:23 [Guardian] London 2012 Olympic Games: 10 August - what's on today

08:24 [The Hindu - News] A call to protect our exotic wild

08:30 [AL JAZEERA] Egypt army masses troops in tense Sinai

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Bottles, not the best way to feed your baby

08:32 [AL JAZEERA] Syria rebels forced from key Aleppo district

08:34 [The Hindu - News] Two girls employed as bonded labourers rescued

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Handling adolescent blues and how

08:39 [Truthdig] Global Warming is Here to Stay

08:40 [The Hindu - News] Airlines to discuss steep hike in airport charges

08:44 [The Hindu - News] Bail plea rejected, look-out notice for Kanda

08:46 [CNN] Officials: Suicide bomber kills US aid worker, 3 troops in Afghanistan

08:47 [Guardian] Shannon Matthews comparison 'deeply unhelpful', say Tia Sharp police

08:50 [The Hindu - News] Efforts on to divert effluents from entering Ooty Lake

08:53 [CNET News] Nvidia touts ascendancy in Android, Windows 8 tablets

08:54 [The Hindu - News] Tree cutting prevented in Coimbatore

08:55 [CNN] Lebanon: Country profile

09:01 [CNET News] Unhappy about Verizon unlimited data plan? Ditch 'em for prepaid

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Two lakh migrant workers in Ernakulam district

09:04 [High Country News] A subdivision on the edge of the wild

09:05 [The Hindu - News] Proposed water policy usurps Kerala’s rights, says expert

09:07 [The Independent] Brilliant Usain Bolt flies to golden double

09:08 [Fin24 News] SA's economy a fighter

09:09 [The Hindu - News] ‘Biennale will demystify Indian art’

09:09 [Slate Magazine] Corrections

09:13 [The Hindu - News] Doctors reluctant to join compulsory rural service

09:13 [Slashdot] Upgrading Software From 350 Million Miles Away

09:14 [Fin24 News] Cover-up, not Iran, may nail StanChart

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Where daily life revolves round power — and the lack of it

09:17 [straight] The Bourne Legacy chases a fix

09:21 [The Hindu - News] Exploring new realms of music

09:21 [Deutsche Welle] US drops probe into banking giant,,16157753,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

09:25 [Guardian] Kim Jong-il's personal Japanese chef returns to land he fled

09:27 [] Crimes Against Humanity

09:28 [Fin24 News] Governance expert new Barclays chair

09:37 [Guardian] China July export figures add to slowdown fears

09:39 [Slate Magazine] Play the



09:40 [Reuters] U.S. drought, food prices fan fears of new crisis

09:40 [Fin24 News] Chaos hits R2bn Zumaville project

09:45 [The Hindu - News] Fervour, gaiety mark Krishnashtami celebrations

09:47 [The Hindu - News] It's a hard knock life for boxers in Manipur

09:51 [CNN] ISAF: Man in Afghan security uniform kills 3 US troops

09:51 [The Hindu - News] Roundtable opposes FDI in retail sector

09:54 [Slate Magazine] In Touch With His Inner Steve Jobs?

09:54 [] The Islamic Republic of Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei on the Continuing Fight for Independence

09:55 [CNN] Clashes continue after deadly day in Syria

09:55 [The Hindu - News] A unique canvas to send a message

09:56 [Fox News: politics] Agriculture Department unveils new steps to stop food stamp fraud

09:57 [] New York Times Style Debates

10:01 [The Hindu - News] ‘Goal setting must for achieving success in life’

10:03 [Topix Activism News] Washington County farm raided in cockfighting investigation

10:04 [Truthdig] Can Government Create Jobs or Not?

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Misuse of maternity benefit scheme alleged

10:11 [The Independent] High hopes for tall musician

10:12 [CNN] Latinos in California seeks council seat in ongoing tension with Anaheim police

10:13 [Fox News] Dream Act Policy Tough to Implement

10:13 [Global Voices] Somalia: The Very First Humanitarian “Customer Calling Center”

10:17 [CNET News] WordPress releases major app refresh for iPhone, iPad

10:18 [CNN] Hackers attack Australian spy agency website

10:19 [Guardian] Syria: Government reinforcements heading to Aleppo, activists claim - live

10:19 [The Hindu - News] Drenched in the spirit of Janmashtami

10:25 [Guardian] Gu Kailai trial: four police in court accused of helping cover up murder

10:25 [The Hindu - News] U.P. Minister grants officials ‘licence to steal’

10:26 [New Internationalist] We should all be more neighbourly after Wisconsin

10:26 [The Independent] Web anger over Gary Barlow baby tweeter

10:29 [The Hindu - News] Mallavarapu Prakash installed as Archbishop

10:31 [Deutsche Welle] Uniformed Afghan kills several US special forces,,16157841,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

10:32 [New Statesman] Cameron is the biggest political loser of the Olympics

10:36 [The Hindu - News] Takes over as Chancellor of GITAM varsity

10:36 [ZDNET] Google adds Now-style quick answers to mobile web results

10:40 [The Hindu - News] Two gangs busted, property worth Rs.20 lakh recovered

10:41 [CNN] Once an Olympic sport, tug-of-war hopes for reinclusion

10:43 [Global Voices] Zambia: Chinese Mining Boss Allegedly Killed by Striking Workers

10:46 [Deutsche Welle] South Korea angers Japan in territorial dispute,,16157833,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

10:46 [ZDNET] Video: Doing business in India (and why it matters for students and educators)

10:47 [Guardian] Brave cast and crew interview: 'Only Pixar could improve Scotland' - video

10:50 [The Hindu - News] India committed to Teesta treaty, land accord with Bangladesh

10:58 [The Independent] UK gives £5m in aid to Syria rebels

11:00 [CNN] Missing Cameroon athletes may be looking for 'greener pastures'

11:04 [Financial Times] Iraq oil production overtakes Iran

11:10 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

11:13 [Global Voices] East Timor: Women's network continues protest

11:16 [Deutsche Welle] Germany boasts lowest youth unemployment in EU,,16157883,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:25 [CNN] Saving Flo Jo: Taking back a legacy

11:26 [BBC: Entertainment] Beastie Boys star's will bans ads

11:27 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Simple Way To Backup 24TB of Data Onto USB HDDs ?

11:29 [The Independent] South Korea's president Lee Myung-bak visits disputed islands

11:30 [The Hindu - News] Comprehensive probe ordered into complaint against Yeddyurappa

11:32 [CNN: Money] MANU ON DECK

11:36 [CNN] This week on Marketplace Middle East

11:41 [CNN] Manchester United IPO prices below range

11:42 [CNN] 25,000 people flee Darfur refugee camp amid fighting, U.N. says

11:42 [The Hindu - News] Sathiyan triumphs

11:44 [msnbc] Regulators to banks: Don't count on government help

11:45 [The Independent] Marvin Hamlisch - Composer and songwriter who enjoyed a string of hit shows and songs

11:46 [CNN] Images of Tahrir: Egypt's revolutionary art

11:46 [The Hindu - News] Suryapprakash, Vijay Shankar shine

11:46 [Spiegel] Web Offensive: Russia Battles Online Foes and Freedoms

11:47 [CNN] 9 on trial in China over teenager's sale of kidney for iPad and iPhone

11:49 [ZDNET] Strong customer pressure on biz to go green

11:51 [Deutsche Welle] Unplugged and inspired in Berlin,,16157973,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:59 [msnbc] Afghan officials: 3 US special forces troops killed

12:01 [Good] Round Em Up: Bike Corrals Moving Into Streets Nationwide

12:02 [CBC: politics] RCMP emails reveal tension as force faces changes

12:02 [CNN] Test you knowledge of Lebanon

12:05 [CNN] Official: Man in Afghan security uniform kills 3 US troops

12:06 [The Hindu - News] Swamy’s prescription for reconciliation in Sri Lanka

12:11 [The Hindu - News] All-round show by Washington Sundar

12:13 [] German take over of the Internet ?

12:15 [ZDNET] Yahoo CEO eyes Twitter exec. for 'media role': report

12:16 [The Independent] Libor could be scrapped after being branded 'not fit for purpose'

12:17 [The Hindu - News] Easy for Budding Stars

12:17 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Israeli terrorism is "culmination of racist policies"

12:20 [BBC: Technology] Millions hit in Blizzard attack

12:21 [Deutsche Welle] Olympic athletes tweeting their own trumpets,,16155702,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

12:25 [ZDNET] Office Web Apps: First Take

12:32 [Guardian] Inaccurate cause of death recorded for one in four patients

12:32 [The Independent] Nasa's Morpheus lander in fiery crash at Cape Canaveral

12:35 [CNN] Can 'power posing' like Bolt make you a winner?

12:38 [Mother Jones] The Top Six Classes at "Newt University"

12:38 [Le Monde diplomatique] Washington puts its money on proxy war

12:44 [ZDNET] Why Israel's tech DNA is an ideal match for serial acquirer Broadcom

12:45 [Fox News] 3 US Troops Shot Dead in Afghanistan

12:54 [Reuters] Drought, food prices fan fears of new crisis

12:57 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

12:58 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Assad appoints fourth prime minister since the start of the uprising

12:59 [The Atlantic: Politics] Obama Is Ahead, But Is He Winning?

13:02 [ZDNET] Simulation: What if digital WMDs attack America?

13:02 [New Statesman] FRED imports EU inflation data; stats nerds jump for joy, start charting things

13:03 [The Independent] How are we doing? What the world thinks of London 2012

13:06 [CNET News] Spy satellite intelligence data lost at sea, and recovered

13:07 [Deutsche Welle] Africa bids farewell to Ghana's late leader,,16158202,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:07 [zero hedge] Bill Ackman Stalked By Ghost Of Pershing Squre IV As J.C. Penney Implodes

13:12 [Deutsche Welle] Fairly traded goods on the rise in Germany,,16158279,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:12 [Fox News: politics] Obama ad seeks to counter Romney welfare claims

13:12 [CNN] How China handles news of Gu Kailai's murder trial

13:13 [] So suddenly Arabs know that there is a world


13:17 [The Hindu - News] Kanda must join Geetika suicide probe: Hooda

13:18 [CNN] Is Azumah Nelson Africa's greatest boxer?

13:19 [CNET News] Chrome improves Flash sandboxing for Windows: 20 percent fewer crashes

13:23 [The Hindu - News] Bicycle diaries

13:23 [CNN] Heat can pose health hazards for kids

13:25 [CNN] U.S. Olympic athlete, Mexican flag?

13:27 [CNN] New parent? Watch the saturated fat

13:28 [ZDNET] Lenovo, Nvidia building convertible Windows RT tablets: Who will buy?

13:29 [The Atlantic: National] What It's Like to Eat at The Atlantic

13:29 [The Hindu - News] Pak allows about 250 Hindus to cross into India after hiccups

13:29 [The Atlantic: International] What 'All Options are on the Table' With Iran Actually Means

13:36 [ZDNET] Poshmark attempting to revolutionize retail with mobile-first approach

13:38 [CNN: Health] Today I will fight Crohn's again

13:39 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: August 10

13:39 [The Atlantic: Politics] Anderson Cooper 1, Deliberately Misleading Newtonian Spin 0

13:39 [Disinformation] The Silver Manipulation Conspiracy That Never Was

13:39 [Voice of America] Jamaica's Bolt Now Seeking 'Triple Double' Olympic Golds

13:42 [Deutsche Welle] China, US compete in Africa,,16157125,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:42 [New Internationalist] SOS Dairy: British farmers against throwaway prices

13:46 [ZDNET] Chrome sandbox cuts Flash crashes by 20 percent

13:47 [CNN] Park life: Games leave London with a happy golden glow

13:48 [msnbc] Afghan officials: 3 US special ops troops killed

13:49 [Spiegel] The Craft of Ruling: Which Country Has the Best Government?

13:50 [The Independent] New construction figures offer hope for GDP

13:51 [Fox News: politics] Reid aide divulges details on source of Romney tax claim -- then retracts

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Indian escapes from al-Qaeda-linked captors in Philippines

13:57 [Spiegel] From Poverty to Power: How Good Governance Made Brazil a Model Nation

13:57 [Foreign Policy in Focus] History's Greatest Terrorist: Harry Truman

13:57 [Topix Activism News] Jury to Hear Allegations Against Kansas Anti-Abortion Activist

13:59 [Voice of America] Alleged Mexican Drug 'Queen' Extradited to US

14:00 [zero hedge] Cash Out Of Gold And Send Kids To College?

14:03 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Sheikh denounces "aggressive" Knesset for proposal to divide access to Al-Aqsa Mosque

14:04 [ZDNET] Why would Apple make a 7-inch iPad? The kids

14:05 [Slashdot] 'Smart Fingertips' Pave Way For Virtual Sensations

14:06 [The Independent] Family devastated after daughter Isabella May Crump found dead in Costa Blanca swimming pool

14:07 [Deutsche Welle] Cambodians turn to social media to voice dissent,,16158250,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

14:07 [AL JAZEERA] Syria rebels forced from key Aleppo district

14:08 [The Hindu - News] No deletion of voters on religious, linguistic basis: Centre to SC

14:14 [Guardian] London 2012 Olympic Games: 10 August - afternoon summary

14:15 [Raw Story] Three Americans killed in Afghanistan in ambush by man in Afghan uniform

14:16 [Fox News] Confidential Zimmerman Case Evidence Released

14:18 [The Hindu - News] Deleting Assam voters on religious basis not possible: Centre tells SC

14:19 [zero hedge] Surveying The Landscape

14:20 [Raw Story] Two naked fisherman saved by helicopters during dramatic shark attack

14:23 [ZDNET] Data center design is no simple matter

14:23 [CNN] Your images of the 'Usain Bolt pose'

14:28 [The Hindu - News] New range of hi-tech ‘Montra’ bikes from TI Cycles

14:28 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Former Fatah strongman Dahlan accused of taking part in Sinai attack

14:30 [Raw Story] Woman released after protesting sentences for kidnappers that forced her daughter into prostitution

14:33 [CNET News] iPhone 5 alleged battery photos reveal bump in capacity

14:33 [Reuters] U.S. import prices fall on oil, consumer goods

14:34 [The Atlantic: Politics] For Good Reason, Conservatives Have No Faith in the GOP Nominee

14:37 [The Independent] Millions of gaming account details are stolen in massive Blizzard hack

14:40 [Global Voices] Chad: 5,000 New Refugees Coming From The Central African Republic

14:40 [Raw Story] Australian spy agency confirms ‘disruption’ to website Anonymous says it hacked

14:40 [The Hindu - News] Multipronged efforts to check black money: Govt

14:41 [zero hedge] US Corn Crop Estimate Cut 17% With Yields Forecast To Drop To 17 Year Lows

14:41 [CNN] Olympics Day 14: Sprinters race for relay gold

14:49 [ZDNET] Patch Tuesday: Microsoft to fix five critical security flaws

14:49 [BBC: Education] Heads fear clearing confusion

14:50 [CNN] UK to send 5 million pounds in aid to Syrian rebels

14:50 [Raw Story] Argentinian asylum’s art program turns out work to rival professional competitors

14:51 [CNET News] IBM has eyes on RIM enterprise-services unit, report says

14:53 [Slashdot] Wall Street and the Mismanagement of Software

14:55 [Raw Story] Music Fridays: GOOOOOOAAAAAL! Edition

14:57 [zero hedge] Chart Of The Day: Schrödinger (Dis)Inflation

14:58 [CNET News] Samsung tablet sales: Teeny tiny next to iPad

14:59 [Fox News: politics] College grads score YouTube hit with 'Obama That I Used to Know' parody

15:00 [Global Voices] Uruguay: Analyzing How Politicians Use Twitter

15:00 [The Hindu - News] Oak Creek Gurdwara to keep the bullet hole as reminder of tragedy

15:02 [CNN: Technology] Virginia deputy fights firing over a Facebook 'like'

15:02 [CNET News] Social still can't beat search in online shopping

15:02 [Guardian] Tia Sharp: police seal off grandmother's property and launch fresh appeal

15:04 [The Atlantic: Technology] Hide Your Kids, Hide Your E-Mail

15:04 [The Hindu - News] Karnataka cabinet enhances cap on farm loans

15:08 [Fox News: politics] Romney Needs to Find a Fighter

15:10 [Fox News] Reid Aide Backtracks Over Mitt Tax Claim Source

15:14 [Middle East Monitor] Bassam Badarin: Stormy dialogue on Jordanian reform which excludes Palestinian component

15:15 [Global Voices] Kirani James Delivers on Grenada's Olympic Dream

15:15 [Deutsche Welle] Crybabies in Locarno,,16158667,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

15:19 [Reuters] U.S. import prices fall on oil, industrial supplies

15:20 [Raw Story] Colbert: Newt Gingrich is ‘a baby-eating werewolf’

15:27 [Slashdot] Software Engineering Has Its Own Political Axis From Conservative To Liberal

15:29 [Disinformation] Glowing Red Rain Falls In India

15:31 [CNET News] iPhone records 1,000 foot free-fall, survives

15:32 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] Trauma Care in Afghanistan: Filling a Void in the North

15:36 [CNN] Crowds pay tribute at funeral for Ghanaian President John Atta Mills

15:39 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Politics of the Urban Comeback: Gentrification and Culture in D.C.

15:40 [zero hedge] On Using World War 2 Flashbacks To Shame Germany Into Perpetual Bail Outs

15:40 [Fin24 News] Bureaucrats told they can steal a little

15:42 [The Onion] [audio] U.S. Teens Lead World In Pregnancy-Test Scores

15:44 [International Crisis Group] Il est trop tôt pour renoncer à la diplomatie avec l'Iran

15:44 [Guardian] Second police commissioner candidate withdraws over juvenile conviction

15:45 [The Hindu - News] TDP demands removal of Danam Nagender from cabinet


15:47 [Spiegel] The 'Singapore Connection': German Tax Investigators Set Their Sights on UBS

15:49 [CNN] Ghana mourns as President John Atta Mills is buried

15:50 [Raw Story] Hunt is on for serial child rapist in France’s Ardeche campsites

15:53 [Big Think] Does Olympic Training Stunt Gymnasts' Growth?

15:53 [BBC: Entertainment] Willy Wonka director dies at 83

15:54 [CNET News] Purported Kinect 2 image leaks onto Twitter

15:55 [The Independent] 'I cannot see the Olympics coming to the Arab world any time soon'

15:57 [CNN] US plans new sanctions as Syrian fighting rages

15:58 [Fin24 News] US banks told to have collapse plans

15:59 [The Hindu - News] Kudankulam plant gets AERB nod for fuel loading

15:59 [Middle East Monitor] Dr. Daud Abdullah: Israel's sinister attacks on Abbas

16:00 [zero hedge] Gory Gory Man United

16:00 [Deutsche Welle] Oil demand slows down considerably, IEA says,,16158840,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

16:00 [CNN] Brett Favre returns to the gridiron for 'Madden'

16:00 [Raw Story] Watch live: Walker and Holder attend vigil for Sikh shooting victims

16:00 [Global Voices] South Korean President Made an Unprecedented Visit to Disputed Dokdo Islands

16:02 [CNET News] Road Trip Pic of the Day, 8/10: What is this?

16:03 [The Hindu - News] Jundal tells court he wants to confess role in 26/11 attacks

16:04 [CNN] Can Ghana's economy prosper against the odds?

16:04 [Guardian] British soldier killed in Afghanistan

16:05 [CNET News] Get a Livio Bluetooth Internet radio car kit for $29.99

16:05 [Raw Story] Dem super PAC’s ad features ‘Allen West’ punching elderly white woman

16:06 [Financial Times] China’s growth engine starts to sputter

16:08 [CNN] Official: Man in Afghan security uniform kills 3 U.S. troops

16:09 [The Hindu - News] Jayalalithaa files defamation case against Karunanidhi

16:10 [ZDNET] Oracle is taking good care of Java post-Sun, says IDC

16:11 [The Independent] Spanish police arrest activists for 'Robin Hood' raid on supermarket

16:17 [Slashdot] Vaporizing the Earth In the Name of Science

16:20 [zero hedge] Spanish Bonds Give Up 50% Of Gains In A Week

16:23 [Big Think] Blogging Better Angels: The Bad Old Days

16:30 [Raw Story] Michigan councilman gets Secret Service visit after depicting Obama’s head on a spike

16:32 [CNN] Photobucket breach floods Web with racy images

16:34 [The Atlantic: Technology] What the Perseid Meteor Shower Looks Like from Space

16:35 [Slate Magazine] Taking Sprinting to New Heights

16:38 [ZDNET] HTC One X gets Android ICS 4.04, with Jelly Bean promised

16:39 [CNN] Holder to speak at service for Sikh temple attack victims

16:39 [Spiegel] A Supersized Problem: America's Losing Battle Against Soft Drinks

16:39 [Disinformation] Kathryn Bigelow’s ‘Zero Dark Thirty’: Another Entry in the Long Tradition of Wartime Propaganda

16:40 [Global Voices] United States: MundoFox, More of the Same?

16:41 [Fox News] Pitchfork-Wielding Farmers Slam B-Day Party Fine

16:41 [CNET News] Why did Microsoft kill Metro?

16:42 [CNN] Are cool offices the key to success?

16:45 [CNET News] Gaming industry suffers tough July as hardware, software slumps

16:49 [Spiegel] Puny Punishment for Goliath: Google Case Exposes Weak US Data Privacy Laws

16:50 [The Atlantic: National] Hate Speech Controversy Shakes the University of California

16:50 [Raw Story] Venezuela claims arrested American is part of a plot to remove Chávez

16:50 [Global Voices] Morocco: Internet Helps Students Mobilize For Change

16:52 [zero hedge] Fed Orders Banks To Create 'Super Secret, Entirely Useless' Plan To Avoid Blowing Each Other Up

16:52 [Slashdot] Poll Finds Americans Think the TSA Is 'Doing a Good Job'

16:53 [Big Think] Romney Is as Low as He Can Go

16:53 [The Hindu - News] Chennai realty rates in for a respite?

16:57 [Topix Activism News] Syrian troops bomb rebel positions in Aleppo

17:00 [Disinformation] e-Patriarchy: Does the Internet Promote Misogynistic Behaviour?

17:00 [Fox News: politics] Napolitano favored female pals for jobs, lawsuit claims

17:02 [CNET News] MacBook Air 11-inch teardown reveals unchanged design, updated hardware

17:05 [The Atlantic: National] What It's Really Like To Eat At Atlantic Dinner Parties

17:06 [The Hindu - News] Paradip refinery to come up by Sept. ’13

17:08 [The Hindu - News] Anand Sharma to meet trade leaders to discuss falling industrial growth

17:10 [The Hindu - News] NGT allows filling of Maheshwar dam; review in three months

17:10 [The Nation] Did Islamophobia Fuel the Oak Creek Massacre?

17:10 [Deutsche Welle] Juventus coach Conte banned in match-fixing scandal,,16158882,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:10 [The Onion] American Voices: July Was Hottest Month Ever In U.S.

17:11 [Mother Jones] Healthcare Costs are Slowing Down

17:13 [New Statesman] The economics of spam

17:17 [Fox News] 3 US Troops Killed By Gunman Dressed as Ally

17:25 [Slate Magazine] The London Olympics Sap-o-Meter

17:25 [Deutsche Welle] New 'Gauss' Trojan spies on Middle East banks,,16158821,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:26 [The Hindu - News] Protest against pact with Israel

17:28 [Big Think] Here’s a Revolutionary Idea to Combat Identity Theft: Lie!

17:30 [Raw Story] Google’s Android becomes dominant mobile platform worldwide

17:30 [CNET News] Apple supplier's deal to buy part of Sharp still being fine-tuned

17:31 [Mostly Water] Quebec Establishment United in Drive to Suppress Student Strike

17:31 [World Policy Institute] Israeli Settlements: Sooner or Later, Concessions Must be Made

17:35 [Disinformation] Dozens Of Children Freed From Subterranean Islamic Cult In Russia

17:35 [zero hedge] Why Hedge Funds Hate Stocks In A World Where "Tulip Trend" Is Top Performer: Complete July Performance Summary

17:35 [Slashdot] How Pictures Skew Our Judgment

17:35 [CNN] U.S. extends sanctions on Hezbollah for support of Syrian government

17:41 [The Onion] Sportsgraphic: Gaffes By NFL Replacement Referees

17:43 [Mostly Water] Intervention Is Now Driving Syria's Descent Into Darkness

17:44 [The Atlantic: Technology] Where the Minutes Are Longer: The Weird Science of Telling Time on Mars

17:44 [CNN: Technology] Virginia man fights firing over a Facebook 'like'

17:45 [The Atlantic: Politics] The GOP's War on the Poor

17:45 [Raw Story] Analysts: North Korea seeking economic reforms

17:47 [AL JAZEERA] Rebels dislodged from key Aleppo district

17:50 [Deutsche Welle] Young Pakistanis challenge religious identity of the state,,16159150,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:52 [CNET News] Motorola's mystery phone is a big let down

17:54 [Truthdig] Washington Puts Its Money on Proxy War

17:57 [Guardian] London 2012 Olympic Games: 10 August - evening summary

17:57 [Spiegel] Picture This: Red-Letter Day

17:58 [Mostly Water] What Happened to the Global "War on Terror"?

18:02 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Review: Cultures of Resistance

18:04 [CNET News] FTC settles privacy settlement with Facebook sans Google-like fine

18:05 [The Atlantic: National] School's Out Forever: Parents Who Don't Believe in Education

18:05 [zero hedge] How Two Trades In Half An Hour Make Market Go Boom... And Unboom

18:07 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian rebels lose key Aleppo district

18:08 [CNET News] Pink bubble-blowing bird to soar into Angry Birds Seasons

18:08 [] Tajikistan: Islamic Party under Pressure

18:09 [CNN] London 2012: The women's Olympics?

18:10 [Fox News] Tennessee Mosque Ready For First Day of Prayers

18:10 [Slate Magazine] Louie, Season 3

18:14 [Slashdot] Nokia Feeds a Patent Troll

18:15 [Guardian] Tia Sharp police find body in grandmother's home

18:15 [Raw Story] ‘Tears of St. Lawrence’ annual meteor shower reaches peak this weekend

18:15 [Deutsche Welle] Men's hockey final: Germany vs. red-hot Dutch,,16159289,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

18:16 [CNN] iReporters yearn for Romney running mate who says she's not running

18:20 [Disinformation] Near-Death Researcher Accused of Waterboarding His Own Daughter

18:20 [CNN] Nigeria's Chioma Ajunwa's leap to glory after drug scandal

18:22 [straight] News for Youse: Richard Weinberger wins bronze, unemployment rises, Natives protest

18:24 [The Hindu - Opinion] The theft of history [Tamil: Thirudupogum varalaaru] Editorial, August 10, 2012. Translated and presented by V.B. Ganesan

18:26 [Global Voices] Cuba: Celaya on Payá

18:26 [CNET News] Samsung to go on the offense against Apple next week

18:27 [msnbc] US cuts crop forecast amid severe drought

18:29 [New Statesman] Chart of the day: sneaky spammers

18:29 [CNET News] Exovolt stackable battery creates unlimited capacity

18:30 [Raw Story] Bain Capital plans to outsource jobs at profitable Sensata plant in Illinois

18:37 [CNET News] Steaming deep fryer talks turkey

18:40 [Spiegel] More Power to Brussels?: Germany Considers Holding EU Referendum

18:41 [Mother Jones] PolitiFact Delivers a Peculiar Half-Truth

18:41 [The Onion] Fan On The Street: On The Debut Of The First Female Referee

18:43 [ZDNET] BBC hands over £300m licence fee cash to boost UK's super-fast broadband coverage

18:45 [The Atlantic: International] The Internal Logic of North Korea Importing Dolphins

18:48 [Fin24 News] Facebook privacy settlement approved

18:50 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Money Down A Rathole: College, Healthcare, Housing

18:54 [The Atlantic: Technology] Three Alarming Aviation Items

18:56 [The Atlantic: In Focus] 2012 London Olympics: The Final Week

18:56 [Fox News: politics] San Francisco program pairs panhandlers with pound puppies

18:59 [Truthdig] Stuxnet-Like Virus Targets Middle East Banks

19:03 [Big Think] Leading Technologies for Developing Countries

19:05 [The Independent] Murder investigation launched as police find body in Tia Sharp's grandmother's house

19:09 [Slashdot] CowboyNeal Weighs In On the Windows 8 "Metro" GUI

19:09 [CNET News] Zynga uses stock options to keep employees put, report says

19:10 [Raw Story] ‘Historian’ David Barton’s book on Thomas Jefferson pulled from stores

19:11 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for August 10, 2012

19:11 [The Onion] Christian Bale Visits Sikh Temple Victims

19:15 [The Hindu - News] Five software professionals from A.P. killed in U.S. accident

19:17 [Guardian] A-level results to trigger rush for limited clearing spaces

19:18 [CNET News] Apple expert: Here's how shoppers mistook Samsung gear for ours

19:19 [Truthdig] U.S. Starts Cleanup of Agent Orange in Vietnam

19:20 [Raw Story] Pat Robertson to LGBT students: ‘Bring forth a baby’ or ‘shut your mouth’

19:21 [The Hindu - News] 5 Indians die in car crash in Oklahoma

19:23 [straight] Man candy alert: Vancouver Fire Fighters' 2013 Calendar sneak peak

19:23 [CNET News] Apple's fanboys have all grown up

19:25 [Deutsche Welle] Chinese media: Gu confesses to killing Brit,,16159688,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

19:29 [msnbc] Grain prices soar as drought impact deepens

19:29 [The Atlantic: Technology] 'Brain in a Dish Flies Plane,' Brains on Twitter Are Wowed

19:30 [Disinformation] Nightmare Fuel: Chinese Doctor Removes Spider from Woman’s Ear Canal

19:30 [Slate Magazine] Louie, Season 3

19:31 [CNET News] Friday Poll: Will the Mars rover find signs of life?

19:34 [Big Think] Is a Gender-Equal Olympics Possible?

19:35 [The Atlantic: International] Buyer's Remorse: Why Chinese Enthusiasm for the Olympics Is Sagging

19:35 [CNN: Entertainment] Catching up with 'Arrested'

19:36 [The Independent] Lawyers challenge UK over Afghan missile strikes

19:36 [Good] August 10: Our Latest Pet Finds

19:37 [zero hedge] Californicated: From Facebook To Stockton And San Bernardino: How CalPERS Became A Golden State Worrier

19:41 [Slashdot] Former Goldman Sachs Programmer Arrested and Charged Again For Code Theft

19:41 [Mostly Water] Outrage in U.S. as Black Man Shot in Head While Handcuffed in Police Car

19:41 [Fox News] Gold Rush: Team USA Leads China In Olympic Medal Race

19:43 [CNN: Crime] Shooter's ex-girlfriend arrested

19:44 [CNET News] Apple calls Samsung a copycat in court

19:45 [Guardian] China's July export figures add to slowdown fears

19:46 [Fox News: politics] Obama administration sets new sanctions on the Assad regime, Hezbollah

19:47 [Utne] Bookmarked: Geeks, Straphangers, and Monsters

19:48 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: Obama presidency great for stocks. Will it help him?

19:48 [CNN] Holder calls Sikh temple shooting a hate crime

19:49 [zero hedge] Egan Jones Downgrades Goldman Sachs From A- To BBB+

19:55 [The Hindu - News] ISPs slam brakes on BitTorrent speeds

19:56 [Global Voices] Puerto Rico: Festival of the Hammock

20:00 [Disinformation] Mississippi Hopes To Lure French Tax Exiles

20:01 [CNN] Does Mitt Romney trust us?

20:06 [Good] To Hear Beck's New Album, Learn to Play an Instrument

20:07 [zero hedge] Are You Better Off Than You Were Four Years Ago?

20:08 [The Independent] Scramble for university clearing places expected after government shake-up

20:08 [CNN] Is Romney's campaign stalled?

20:10 [Deutsche Welle] Heat wave sparks wildfires in southern Europe,,16159733,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

20:12 [Global Voices] Puerto Rico: Urban Artists “La Pandilla”

20:12 [The Onion] Lakers Accidentally Trade For 7-Inch-Tall Center Dwink Howard

20:14 [ZDNET] The Internet IPv4 address business

20:14 [CNN] Army private gets 2 life sentences for plan to attack soldiers


20:15 [CNET News] Windows 7 all-in-ones go out big

20:15 [Raw Story] ‘Son of Sam’ killer: ‘Take the glory out of guns’

20:17 [Global Voices] Cuba: Freedom of Press?

20:17 [CNN] Report: Gu Kailai admits murdering British businessman

20:19 [CNN] The highs and lows of the 2012 Olympic 'crying games'

20:20 [Deutsche Welle] Chinese media: Gu confesses to killing Briton,,16159688,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

20:23 [straight] Photo of the Day: Faux track

20:25 [CNET News] Google targets accused pirate sites

20:26 [The Hindu - News] Drop the E-word, Centre tells TESO meet organisers

20:27 [Slashdot] Training Cops To Use Social Media Information

20:28 [BBC: Also in the news] Man naps on moving baggage belt

20:29 [Reuters] China's Gu confesses to killing Briton Heywood: Xinhua

20:30 [Disinformation] Prominent Libertarian: Obama Is Gay, Was Secretly Married To Pakistani Man

20:30 [The Atlantic: Politics] Mitt Romney's Tax Return Time Bomb

20:30 [Raw Story] CNN host Fareed Zakaria accused of plagiarism

20:32 [ZDNET] New research prints blood vessels from inkjet printer

20:34 [Big Think] The Role of Suspense in Stories and Music

20:36 [Financial Times] China’s growth engine begins to slow

20:36 [The Hindu - News] Puns intended

20:37 [Global Voices] Dominican Republic: Changes in the Publishing Industry

20:39 [Truthdig] Progress Report: PayPal Founder’s College Dropouts

20:41 [Mother Jones] My Shameful Secret: I Don't Know How to Use Chopsticks

20:42 [CNN] Why American Sikhs will survive

20:43 [Fox News: politics] Air Force relieves top commander at Lackland Air Force Base over sex scandal

20:46 [The Hindu - News] Tamil Nadu seeks 25 tmcft water from Karnataka

20:48 [Slashdot] IBM Reportedly Eyeing RIM's Enterprise Services Unit

20:50 [CNN] Tennessee mosque opens after 2 years of controversy

20:50 [CNET News] Lego, the world's most famous toy, turns 80

20:51 [zero hedge] Referendum: Is Germany Preparing For The Nuclear Option?

20:53 [Guardian] Tia Sharp: police find body in grandmother's house

20:55 [CNET News] Apple hammers 'copycat' theme with more internal docs

20:59 [CNN] Wounded Afghan sisters find hope in U.S.

21:01 [Topix Activism News] Florida Election Law Challenge Getting A Hearing

21:02 [United Nations Foundation] Soy Poderosa: Stories of Latinas Working for Change

21:06 [CNN] Romney's short list: Is Ryan ready to run?

21:12 [Mother Jones] Fetus Snowglobe, Anyone?

21:12 [The Hindu - News] Syrian refugee crisis deepens

21:14 [Slashdot] Google Granted Cloud OS Patent

21:14 [The Hindu - News] Afghanistan, Pakistan in talks on prisoner release

21:15 [Raw Story] Rich Germans donated only €165,489 Euros to reduce €2.1 trillion debt

21:16 [The Hindu - News] U.K. sued over U.S. “kill list’’

21:17 [ZDNET] Panel: Netflix, StubHub, IBM execs discuss value of big data

21:19 [CNN] Follow-up: Daughter of missing pilot hopes ocean dive brings answers

21:19 [The Hindu - Opinion] Where love has gone?

21:21 [Guardian] Carole Waugh murder: woman arrested on fraud suspicions

21:23 [CNET News] Google Nexus 7 is (almost) the only device I need

21:24 [straight] Lapka detects organic food, measures radiation and EMF levels

21:24 [The Hindu - News] Curiosity takes a look around

21:26 [Good] This Affecting 45-Second Video Explains the Uphill Battle Young Female Athletes Face

21:30 [Disinformation] In the Center of the Fire: A Memoir of the Occult 1966 – 1989

21:30 [The Atlantic: Politics] What 'You Didn't Build That' Really Means—and Why Romney Can't Explain It

21:31 [Slate Magazine] Heat Wave!

21:31 [CNN] 6 ways you could be sabotaging yourself at work

21:32 [CNET News] The 404 1,107: Where we're all friends with Gems (podcast)

21:33 [The Onion] [video] Obama Up Early Cooking Breakfast In One Of Michelle's Extra Long T-Shirts

21:39 [CNN] Mexican poet prepares U.S. peace march

21:42 [Mother Jones] Review: "Age" by Lianne La Havas

21:42 [CNET News] Researchers release ways to detect Gauss malware

21:42 [CNN] U.S. slaps new sanctions on Syria, extends those against Hezbollah

21:42 [The Independent] James Lawton: Let's hope our offensive, overpaid footballers have been watching the Games

21:45 [Raw Story] German University launches effort to identify those killed by Communist regime while fleeing to the West

21:47 [Fox News] Will Looming Report Be Final Word on 'Furious'?


21:57 [Slashdot] Meet DARPA's New Militarized Earthworm

21:59 [zero hedge] Netflix CEO Buys $1 Million Worth Of Stock. FaceBook Stock

22:01 [Deutsche Welle] Athletes miss lofty German targets for Olympic medals,,16159790,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

22:02 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly clashes rage in Syria's Aleppo

22:04 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly clashes rage in Syria's Aleppo

22:07 [Good] Cooling Off During Heat Waves Doesn't Have To be a Summer Bummer

22:08 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly clashes rage on in Syria's Aleppo

22:08 [zero hedge] Nine Months Ago I Said Germany Would Leave the Euro... Finally the MSM is Starting to Catch On

22:08 [CNN] Police search for evidence in the disappearance of Etan Patz

22:13 [CNET News] Apple in the courtroom: 25 years of defending the crown jewels

22:15 [Raw Story] Police seek grandmother’s boyfriend after discovering child’s body at her house

22:18 [Reuters] Exclusive: Former Barclays trader "has cooperated" with Libor probe

22:19 [CNET News] The Apple ad deemed shockingly egotistical

22:20 [Slashdot] PlayStation Boss Defends Vita, Slams Social Gaming

22:21 [The Hindu - News] Cranes are safe, says CMRL

22:21 [The Onion] American Voices: Colorado Shooter Being Evicted

22:22 [CNN] Feds: Mississippi county runs 'school-to-prison pipeline'

22:23 [CNN] 'Bachelorette' Jen Schefft welcomes daughter

22:24 [CNN] Attorney: Ohio moviegoer brought gun for protection

22:25 [straight] Madonna supports Pussy Riot and gay rights, called "whore" by Russian deputy PM

22:25 [The Atlantic: National] Genuine Christian Scholars Smack Down an Unruly Colleague

22:25 [The Hindu - News] More surveillance, this time outside companies

22:27 [Global Voices] Chile: Doubts Over Origin of Violence at Student Protests

22:29 [Big Think] Red Light, Green Light: Bad Food, Good Food

22:31 [CNN] Swedes take 'one in a million' Olympic triathlon photo-finish ruling to court

22:32 [The Nation] Activists Around the US Fight to Raise the Minimum Wage

22:33 [The Hindu - Opinion] Shutting down schools for scandal

22:35 [Raw Story] U.S. warns Europe to prepare for terrorist attacks by Iranian-backed Hezbollah

22:37 [The Hindu - Opinion] A salve for Bhopal

22:37 [Global Voices] Colombia: Gold for Cyclist Mariana Pajón

22:38 [zero hedge] Friday Humor: Olympics Edition

22:39 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Guy With the Wooden Leg Who Won 6 Gold Medals

22:40 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Best On-Site Backup Plan?

22:41 [CNN] Italy match-fixing scandal: Juventus to appeal coach Conte's 10-month ban

22:44 [CNN] Report: Gu Kailai admits fatally poisoning British businessman

22:44 [CNET News] Google's new plan to fight piracy draws skepticism

22:45 [CNN] Swedes take 'one in a million' Olympic triathlon photo-finish ruling to court

22:45 [The Hindu - Opinion] The Boxer on the flight

22:47 [The Hindu - News] Corporation to pull up tax-evading companies

22:48 [Slate Magazine] Underground and Under the Weather

22:48 [] Tel Aviv municipality censors speech by Arab city council member

22:49 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly clashes rage on in Syria's Aleppo

22:50 [CNN] Sex before competing: Does it boost athletes' performance?

22:51 [The Hindu - Opinion] Ill-advised

22:51 [The Hindu - News] Experts present heritage contenders

22:53 [The Atlantic: Technology] How Tech Has Changed How We Cook

22:53 [Russia Today] Medical mystery over discarded embryos: Stem-cell research or illegal abortions?

22:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] London Olympics

22:58 [Raw Story] Belgians ‘skeptical’ that nuclear reactor will come back online after cracks discovered near core

22:58 [NPR] U.S. Men's 400m Relay Team Claims Silver, As Bahamas Win Gold

23:01 [The Hindu - News] Consider plea for holding TESO meet: court

23:02 [CNN] Louisiana probes cause of massive bayou sinkhole

23:03 [Russia Today] Wikileaks will carry on despite crackdown on whistleblowers - spokesman

23:03 [This Magazine] Grandma’s bedroom secrets

23:03 [NPR] Time Magazine Suspends Fareed Zakaria's Column, After Plagiarism Claim

23:03 [Moral Low Ground] Arlington, Texas Cop Caught on Video Body-Slamming 15-Year-Old Girl

23:04 [CNN] Officials: Drug bust thwarts Mexican cartel in Spain

23:05 [CNN] West Nile virus prompts public health emergency in Dallas County, Texas

23:06 [msnbc] A serious energy policy debate blows through 2012 campaign

23:07 [The Hindu - News] Flood alert in Dharmapuri district

23:07 [CNET News] Get Pixelmator 2.1 image-editing app (Mac) for $15

23:08 [The Atlantic: Technology] News That Makes Gmail 'Two-Step' Easier to Use

23:08 [Disinformation] North Korea Rising: Rare Earth Mineral Reserves Rival China

23:08 [The Nation] Comments of the Week: Mike Huckabee, Gun Control and a People's Platform for the Democratic Party

23:09 [CNN] U.S. slaps new sanctions on Syria, extends those against Hezbollah

23:10 [CNN] Is Romney's campaign stalled?

23:11 [The Hindu - News] One critically injured in fire accident

23:13 [Mother Jones] Review: "Sare Kon Kon" by Antibalas

23:13 [Russia Today] Shoot the messenger? Germany wants Facebook to pay fines for illegal parties

23:13 [NPR] In New Ads Focused On Character, Obama And Romney Get Personal

23:13 [Global Voices] South Korea: President's Unprecedented Visit to Disputed Islands a Smokescreen?

23:14 [United Nations Foundation] NEW Global Debates website

23:15 [The Onion] TV Listings: Just Give Us Five Episodes

23:17 [The Hindu - News] Amnesty wants U.N. probe into Sri Lanka war crimes

23:18 [Deutsche Welle] High-flying medals for Germany in pole vault,,16159844,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:18 [Big Think] How to “Space Out” Productively

23:18 [Good] Back to School: Go on a Field Trip #30DaysofGOOD

23:18 [Fox News] Town Vows to Confiscate Girl's Giant Pet Bunny

23:18 [This Magazine] One Track Mind: Black Moor – Lethal Waters – Midnight Warrior

23:18 [CNET News] iPhone has a better cam than Curiosity

23:21 [United Nations Foundation] Soy Poderosa: Stories of Latinas Working for Change

23:23 [Deutsche Welle] Athletes miss lofty German targets for Olympic medals,,16159790,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:24 [Slashdot] Google To Start Punishing Pirate Sites In Search Results

23:25 [The Hindu - News] Fix rural health care course syllabus in six weeks, Delhi High Court tells MCI

23:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S. Denies Consensus with Israel on Iran Nuclear Threat

23:26 [CNN] Can country singer Randy Travis get past his rough patch?

23:28 [Raw Story] Facebook to have privacy policies audited for two decades under finalized deal with FTC

23:28 [Russia Today] Walmart and Monsanto - the power of money in food

23:28 [CNN] Azarenka and Sharapova both in doubt for start of U.S. Open

23:31 [The Hindu - News] Women’s commission report draws flak for 'bias'

23:33 [CNET News] Motorola's Photon Q to push the keyboard phone envelope

23:33 [Slate Magazine] How Do We Stop the Next Aurora?

23:33 [CNN] Police search for evidence in the disappearance of Etan Patz

23:33 [NPR] The Next Act For Newt Gingrich? It Could Be A TV Talk Show

23:33 [The Hindu - News] Follow liquor shops ban rule uniformly in Guwahati: court

23:37 [Guardian] Olympic Games 2012: Team GB's oh-so-nearly day

23:37 [CNN] 'Weirdest thing' floats in South Pacific

23:37 [The Hindu - News] RSS chief ‘ranks’Bihar above Gujarat

23:38 [zero hedge] Guest Post: The Other Side Of Sanctions

23:38 [Russia Today] ­Syrian and Jordanian troops clash at border – report

23:38 [This Magazine] Listen to This #020: Ottawa Citizen Parliament Hill reporter Glen McGregor

23:38 [CNN] 'The Beast' races to lose 100 pounds

23:38 [] Clash reported between Jordan and Syria in border area

23:40 [CNN] Chavez: Venezuela arrests U.S. 'mercenary'

23:41 [The Hindu - News] Now, Darda blames it on media

23:48 [Deutsche Welle] Brunei's first female Olympian reflects on London 2012,,16159735,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:48 [CNN] Cycling champ Hoy rules out Rio return

23:49 [Slashdot] Perseids Meteor Shower Maximum Is This Weekend

23:49 [Fox News: politics] Fox News poll: Most voters see no sign of economic recovery, but they're hopeful

23:51 [The Hindu - News] Gas for T-power projects: Kiran puts onus on Jaipal

23:53 [Guardian] Google to change search algorithm as Hollywood lobbyists win latest copyright battle

23:55 [The Hindu - News] Pinki Pramanik resumes work

23:58 [Raw Story] Shock rockers Insane Clown Posse to sue FBI

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