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00:00 [CNET News] Are you Superman or Voldemort? Avatars may affect the real you

00:02 [] Israeli speed skater Bykanov falls shy of semis in 1,500 meters

00:03 [Financial Times] Quinn tells Anglo trial he was a ‘fool’

00:06 [Slate Magazine] Arthur Chu Is Playing Jeopardy! the Right Way

00:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] 2/10/14-2/16/14 Pollster Open Thread

00:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Here's What Bothers Keith Ellison About Obama's National Security Programs

00:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] HUFFPOLLSTER: GOP Polls Miss Urban Voters In Two Swing States

00:09 [zero hedge] Ron Paul Rages "Will No One Challenge Obama’s Executive Orders?"

00:09 [NPR] U.S. Resets Insurance Deadline For Some Businesses To 2016

00:11 [msnbc: politics] What's the Omnibus Bill?

00:11 [CNN] Cease-fire in Syrian city of Homs extended for another three days: U.N.

00:12 [Reuters] Better Markets sues Justice Department over JPMorgan deal

00:12 [AL JAZEERA] French president begins US visit

00:13 [Big Think] Siri, You Can Drive My Car

00:14 [Russia Today] ​‘Elite’ hacking operation ‘The Mask’ targeted govts, diplomats for 7 years http://rt.com

00:14 [Russia Today] Record number of Americans renounce citizenship thanks to tightening tax laws http://rt.com

00:15 [CNN: Technology] The art of the clever Twitter bio

00:15 [CNN] Sara Takanashi: Jumping the gender gap

00:17 [straight] Sensible B.C. returns with a Victoria rally to reform marijuana laws /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/sensiblebc1_130927_0.jpg

00:17 [CNET News] How much does Yahoo need Yelp? Short answer: A lot

00:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kirsten Gillibrand Seeks Records On Military Sex Assault Cases

00:17 [Fox News] TARGETING A PHONE? US drone strikes reportedly based on cell location /i/redes/icon-video.gif

00:17 [Fox News] HIGHWAY HORROR Wrong-way crashes kill 11 in Florida, California /i/redes/icon-video.gif

00:17 [Fox News] A SECOND CHANCE Russian billionaire's dog shelter aids Sochi strays

00:18 [Fox News] Obama rewarding backers with cushy diplomatic gigs

00:19 [Russia Today] Canada, Netherlands dominate podium on Sochi Olympics Day 3 http://rt.com

00:20 [CNN: Technology] 16 Twitter bios we love

00:25 [HuffingtonPost: politics] HUFFPOST HILL - Obama Accused Of Doing Something Interesting

00:26 [OpEdNews] Crisis Zones, Collapse and the Antidote to Defeatism

00:26 [CNN] What's going on with Shia LaBeouf?

00:26 [CNN] Julia Robert's half-sister, Nancy Motes, found dead in Los Angeles

00:27 [zero hedge] The US Macro Cycle (It's Not Different Or Sustainable This Time)

00:33 [CNET News] That One Song tells you what a band sounds like

00:33 [Fox News: politics] Senate passes military pensions bill

00:34 [NPR] Debt Ceiling Standoff? Not This Time

00:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Christie Investigators Issuing New Subpoenas In Bridgegate Probe

00:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bill De Blasio State Of The City Address Drives Home Plan To Fund Universal Pre-K By Taxing Wealthy

00:38 [CNN: Money] NFL anti-discrimination policy toothless

00:38 [CNN: Money] What does the Yahoo-Yelp partnership mean for Foursquare?

00:42 [Sydney Morning Herald] A secret email and the $148m

00:42 [Sydney Morning Herald] Girlfriend stays away from Gittany sentencing

00:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] San Francisco Law Would Shield Applicants' Criminal History

00:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Senators Call On Drug Stores To Halt Tobacco Sales After CVS Example

00:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] I Traveled to Palestine-Israel And Discovered There is no 'Palestinian-Israeli Conflict'

00:44 [NPR] Slopestyle Skier Devin Logan Keeps It Cool, But She's 'All In'

00:44 [NPR] Time-Delay Question: When Do Announcers Tape?

00:44 [Reuters: politics] Obama, France's Hollande make pilgrimage to Jefferson's Monticello

00:46 [Telegraph] Mystery surrounds appearance of 'Dumb Starbucks' coffee shop in LA

00:46 [] AFRICOM: 'On a Roll' and Eyeing 'Opportunities' /sites/

00:52 [Fox News: politics] Nevada drops defense of state's same-sex marriage ban

00:59 [Deutsche Welle] 'Welcome to Germany!' or 'Welcome to Germany!'

00:59 [msnbc: politics] Obama, French President Honor Thomas Jefferson

01:00 [CNET News] Tiny rocket ships drive into human cells, could deliver drugs

01:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Military Pension Bill Advances In Senate

01:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Many Emergency Shelters Don't Open Until Homeless People Are Already At Risk For Hypothermia

01:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nevada Withdraws Efforts To Uphold Gay Marriage Ban

01:01 [Reuters: politics] U.S. House Republican leaders propose linking debt limit to military pensions

01:02 [Telegraph] Cyprus peace talks to resume

01:02 [Telegraph] Ivory traders using eBay to sell goods

01:02 [Telegraph] China and Taiwan to hold landmark high-level talks

01:04 [CNN: Living] Do your kids need this gadget?

01:04 [CNN: Living] Do kids need this gadget?

01:04 [CNN: Living] The fight to end campus rape

01:04 [AL JAZEERA] Iraq speaker escapes assassination bid

01:05 [Disinformation] Reductionist Neurophilosopher Dr. Patricia Churchland Awkwardly Ends Skeptiko Interview After Views Are Challenged

01:06 [Voice of America] Reuters: Obama, France's Hollande Make Pilgrimage to Monticello

01:07 [CNN] Not this time: Lessons from Atlanta's stranded snow survivors

01:08 [Reuters: politics] White House again delays healthcare mandate for employers

01:09 [NPR] GM Says New CEO Will Earn 60 Percent More Than Male Predecessor

01:10 [straight] Rent increase for low-income Chinatown seniors could set "terrifying precedent", says Pivot lawyer /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ChauLuenTowerweb_0.jpg

01:11 [BBC: Technology] Sochi 2014: Hi-tech Winter Games

01:12 [zero hedge] Martin Armstrong On The (Imminent) Economics Of War

01:12 [Raw Story] Samuel L. Jackson schools KTLA: ‘I’m not Laurence Fishburne. We don’t all look alike’

01:15 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gittany didn't plan to kill Lisa, says judge

01:15 [Sydney Morning Herald] Workplace culture helped kill Toyota

01:18 [Telegraph] Internet security: parents oblivious as 2m children targeted by strangers online, study suggests

01:18 [Telegraph] Mothers should get a six-year career break, says FTSE 100 chairman

01:21 [OpEdNews] Drone victim set to testify before European parliaments disappears after being seized by men in police uniforms

01:21 [Topix Activism News] Police in Haiti probe killing of rights activist

01:21 [BBC: Technology] Parents unaware of smartphone danger

01:21 [CNN] Factory blast in New Hampshire leaves 15 hurt

01:22 [CNET News] Leaked HTC One 2 'Mini' promise a smaller, but still powerful phone

01:26 [CNN] Five favorite moments from Monday at the Sochi Olympics

01:27 [Raw Story] Researchers: Spyware that hit victims in 31 countries had government backing

01:27 [BBC: Technology] How to deal with the cyberbullies

01:27 [CNET News] Multi-factor authentication extended to all Office 365 users

01:28 [CNN] Samuel L. Jackson scolds reporter: 'I'm not Laurence Fishburne!'

01:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Off the balcony you go': 18 years for Gittany

01:29 [NPR] The Norwegian Athlete Who's One Medal Away From History

01:30 [Voice of America] Reports Say US Weighs Drone Strike Against American

01:30 [CNN] Opinion: A real bridge problem that could ruin your day

01:31 [The Independent] British jihadists ‘tortured and killed prisoners in Syria’

01:31 [The Independent] Postcard from... Paris

01:31 [The Independent] Page 3 Profile: Samuel L Jackson, actor

01:31 [The Independent] Abortion counsellors 'told woman having an abortion could turn them into sex abusers and increase chance of cancer'

01:31 [The Independent] Teachers must sign up for drama and sport, say MPs

01:31 [The Independent] Style File: True colours

01:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Pat Roberts Faces Questions About Where He Actually Lives

01:32 [Telegraph] Children denied life-saving cancer drugs

01:32 [Telegraph] Hillary Clinton accepted husband's definition of sex in Lewinsky affair, new papers suggest

01:32 [Telegraph] Hillary Clinton's team begin to assemble campaign staff

01:32 [Raw Story] U.S. warns residents returning from Guyana to avoid Caribbean Airlines

01:32 [Raw Story] Florida lawmakers introduce bills legalizing medical marijuana

01:34 [CNET News] Apple loses bid to yank court-appointed antitrust monitor

01:36 [Slate Magazine] Brainstorming at the Heritage Foundation

01:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama, Francois Hollande Tour Thomas Jefferson's Monticello Estate

01:42 [zero hedge] Gold Closes At 3-Month Highs; Best Asset Since Taper

01:44 [CNET News] Shuttle bus protests hit Microsoft in Seattle

01:45 [Sydney Morning Herald] Backpacker vanishes in the night

01:47 [] Pentagon 'not concerned' by Iranian naval plans in Atlantic

01:47 [Fox News] US orders drone strikes based on cell phone location, report says /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:47 [Fox News] ANOTHER DELAYObamaCare employer mandate pushed back

01:47 [Fox News] WIS. WITCH HUNT? 'Secret' probe's target says conservatives punished /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:48 [Telegraph] Obese people breathe in more air pollutants, say scientists

01:49 [Deutsche Welle] French president Hollande on state visit to Washington proclaims strong alliance

01:49 [Russia Today] ​‘Destroy them immediately’: Top US commander ordered purge of bin Laden photos http://rt.com

01:50 [BBC: Health] Alarm as Kabul records polio case

01:53 [Voice of America] Ex-Guatemalan Officer Sentenced In US Court for Lying about 1982 Massacre

01:55 [Reuters: politics] U.S. House Republican leaders propose linking debt limit to military pensions

01:55 [Reuters: politics] White House again delays healthcare mandate for employers

01:57 [CNN: Entertainment] What's going on with Shia LaBeouf?

01:57 [CNN: Entertainment] Julia Roberts' half-sister found dead

01:57 [CNN: Entertainment] Get a glimpse at naked Oscar

02:00 [CNN] Taken in 30 seconds: Video shows U.S. capture of suspect Anas al-Libi

02:00 [CNET News] Smartphone-controlled motion alarm keeps stuff safe

02:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bo And Sunny Obama Get Decked Out For The State Dinner And It's Pretty Adorable

02:01 [CNN: Entertainment] What's going on, Shia?

02:01 [CNN: Entertainment] Samuel L. Jackson scolds reporter

02:01 [CNN: Entertainment] FAA investigates Bieber's Super Bowl flight

02:02 [CBC: politics] Scrap Mexican visa rule, Canadian CEOs to urge Harper

02:03 [CBC: politics] Pierre Poilievre denies criticizing Elections Canada boss

02:09 [straight] Homeless in Vancouver: Still art lovers after 40 years /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/lovers1_140210.jpg

02:12 [Global Voices] Tokyo Snowfall Sends Voter Turnout Plunging in Governor Election

02:14 [AL JAZEERA] Pakistani Taliban discuss peace negotiations

02:17 [The Independent] Wages need to double to keep pace with house prices

02:17 [The Independent] Most Britons will not see their wages rise before 2015 election

02:17 [Raw Story] Jesse Jackson asks for meeting with Kim Jong-Un to negotiate for Kenneth Bae’s freedom

02:19 [Financial Times] Obama delays new part of health reform

02:20 [Financial Times] Cyprus to open fresh unity talks

02:21 [Reuters] Second round of Syria talks makes faltering start

02:26 [CNET News] New chip lets scientists listen in on bacteria

02:26 [CNET News] Microsoft adds Bitcoin to Bing's currency converter

02:27 [msnbc: politics] Members Pan GOP Leaders' Plan To Extend Debt Limit

02:29 [Voice of America] Reuters: Follow the Hounds: Westminster Dog Show Opens in New York

02:29 [Mother Jones] Study: Health Care Reform Likely to Reduce Bankruptcy and Catastrophic Debt /files/blog_mass_healthcare_debt_1.jpg

02:30 [Fox News: politics] Hobby Lobby files Supreme Court brief asking protection from contraception mandate

02:30 [AL JAZEERA] Pakistani Taliban concludes negotiations

02:34 [zero hedge] Another Conspiracy Theory Becomes Fact: Meet The Men With The Plan Behind Italy's Bloodless Coup

02:35 [Russia Today] Is water flowing on Mars? NASA presents new evidence http://rt.com

02:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Future Of Immigration Reform

02:38 [BBC: Health] EU rules on child drugs 'cost lives'

02:41 [Voice of America] Reuters: Europe Warns Swiss of Consequences After Immigration Vote

02:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] San Diego To Pay $250,000 To Settle Bob Filner Lawsuit

02:45 [CNN] Lawmakers step into Washington Redskins name fray

02:46 [Guardian] Brazilian cameraman brain dead after being injured in protest, TV station says

02:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] Tigress goes on kill rampage

02:48 [The Independent] 10 best Valentine’s Day gifts for him under £10

02:49 [CNET News] Military starts testing smart rifles for battlefield use

02:49 [Deutsche Welle] Trial date set in Egypt for Al-Jazeera journalists

02:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] U.S. Shifting Afghanistan Exit Plans: Report

02:58 [CNN: Politics] Hillary attack a GOP façade?

02:58 [CNN: Politics] Roundtable: New Clinton archive

02:58 [CNN: Politics] Are Iran's warships nearing U.S.?

02:58 [CNN: Politics] Ethics of droning an American terrorist?

02:59 [CNN: Politics] Decoding Biden

03:00 [BBC: Science & Environment] Wildlife trade crisis summit held

03:04 [zero hedge] Good Thing The US Only Has 6.6% Unemployment...

03:04 [CNN] Hospital to 18 people: You may have been exposed to Creutzfeldt-Jakob

03:05 [Disinformation] Does Socialist Critique of Terrorism Apply to Animal Activists?

03:11 [CNN: Politics] French prez has no date for dinner

03:11 [CNN: Politics] 5 questions: Targeting U.S. citizens

03:11 [CNN: Politics] Attack a GOP façade?

03:11 [CNN: Politics] Where is Lewinsky?

03:13 [CNN] No sign of $40 million in donations

03:17 [Raw Story] LGBT activists: Nevada is ‘very smart’ to stop defending marriage equality ban in court

03:20 [CNN: Politics] Bring LaGuardia out of third world

03:20 [CNN: Politics] Elephants slaughtered for trinkets and terrorism

03:21 [BBC: Also in the news] AP removes 'altered' Fidel photos

03:21 [Fox News] CREDIT CARD'S FUTURE?Tomorrow's plastic aims to avoid data breaches

03:24 [BBC: Also in the news] 'Dumb' Starbucks owner revealed

03:25 [CNN: Money] 'Distressed' baby's mom speaks out

03:26 [Reuters: politics] Aide to disgraced former San Diego mayor settles sex harassment suit

03:27 [Raw Story] James ‘Tarantosaurus Sex’ is still available. Take a number ladies, no pushing, no histrionics

03:27 [Raw Story] Australian man sentenced to 26 years in prison for throwing Canadian girlfriend to her death

03:31 [BBC: Education] Parents unaware of smartphone danger

03:31 [OpEdNews] Meet the Happy (Class) Warrior: Joe Biden Tries Out a 2016 Persona

03:35 [The Independent] Business investment to return, predicts CBI

03:35 [The Independent] Ex-FSA chief calls for massive increase in banks’ capital reserves

03:35 [Voice of America] Reuters: Ice Cream Adds Sweet Taste for Haiti's Peasant Farmers

03:37 [Raw Story] Chris Christie’s attorney requests to see Hoboken officials’ correspondence with New York Times

03:39 [Voice of America] UN: Syria Extends Humanitarian Pause in Homs

03:42 [Reuters] Dollar slips, gold climbs in pre-Fed jockeying

03:44 [Slashdot] Ugly Trends Threaten Aviation Industry

03:44 [Slashdot] Surrogate Database Key, Not Bitcoin Protocol Flaw, To Blame For Mt Gox Problems

03:44 [Slashdot] Godot Game Engine Released Under MIT License

03:44 [Slashdot] Death By Metadata: The NSA's Secret Role In the US Drone Strike Program

03:44 [Slashdot] Scientists Solve Mystery of World-Traveling Plant

03:44 [CNN] Bomb-making lesson kills 21 militants in Iraq

03:44 [zero hedge] Why Are So Many People Renouncing American Citizenship?

03:50 [CNN] Metro makeover for Parisian ghost stations

03:50 [Fox News] The Hillary Papers: Archive of Clinton's 'closest friend' paints portrait of 'ruthless' first lady- FOX NEWS FIRST: Juicy details from friend's diary

03:52 [CNN: Politics] Lawmakers step into Washington Redskins name fray

03:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Has Obama Already Forgotten About Asia?

03:57 [Fox News: politics] House GOP leaders unveil debt ceiling plan that would undo vets pension cuts

03:59 [NPR] Report Links Sprinter Tyson Gay's Doping To Anti-Aging Cream

04:00 [Russia Today] ‘Collateral damage of the oil companies’: Residents suffer in Mayflower spill aftermath http://rt.com

04:01 [CNN] For the family of a mysterious castaway, the hard wait is nearly over

04:05 [zero hedge] Spot The Odd(ly Confident) One Out

04:05 [The Independent] Satyajit Das: Trust is in short supply between developed and emerging countries

04:05 [The Independent] For Bloomberg, it’s serious, but not terminal

04:05 [The Independent] James Moore: Ladbrokes’ price looks wrong for a return by Flappy Birds

04:05 [The Independent] James Moore: Mark Carney’s caught out by the ‘dismal science’

04:05 [The Independent] James Moore: Long term, bank chiefs will still get their payouts, despite the gestures

04:05 [The Independent] Market Report: M&A speculation continues to swirl around Vodfone

04:06 [OpEdNews] Are the Oak Ridge Defendants Obama's p*ssy Riot?

04:07 [Telegraph] Kabul records first polio case since 2001

04:09 [Infoshop] Left Bank Books is republishing Letters of Insurgents

04:10 [CNET News] PlayStation Vita coming to US with Borderlands 2 bundle

04:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Email Shows Effort To Shield Osama Bin Laden Photos

04:14 [Reuters] U.S. considers waiting on Afghan security deal until Karzai leaves: report

04:15 [Slashdot] Why the Internet of Things Is More 1876 Than 1995

04:16 [OpEdNews] Coming Out and Pushing Back Against Alzheimer's, Part One

04:17 [Fox News] DEATH FROM ABOVEParachute bombs rain silent terror on Sudan /i/redes/icon-video.gif

04:17 [Fox News] SILENT DEATH FROM ABOVE: Parachute bombs rain terror on Sudan /i/redes/icon-video.gif

04:19 [The Hindu - News] Russia, China skip Security Council talks on Syria

04:19 [Infoshop] NATO 3 Not Guilty of Terrorism!

04:21 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:21 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

04:21 [The Independent] Facebook couple Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan top list of US philanthropists

04:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Coalition MPs warn of creeping arrogance within Abbott ministry

04:22 [Raw Story] Dirty surgical tools may have exposed 18 North Carolina patients to ‘Mad Cow’-like disease

04:24 [Infoshop] Russia: Final court statement of anarchist Alexandra Dukhanina (Naumova)

04:28 [CNN] Va. prosecutors won't pursue murder charges in officer's death

04:32 [Raw Story] One dead and one injured after package explodes upon delivery to Tennessee home

04:33 [Truthdig] The Out-of-Step GOP

04:33 [Truthdig] One Nation, Indivisible

04:35 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian sides trade blame over convoy attacks

04:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] We've paid nothing: Willesee

04:37 [BBC: Education] Welcome to the role model club

04:37 [BBC: Education] What's the point of school?

04:38 [zero hedge] Gartman Does It Again... Again

04:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] U.S. Shifting Afghanistan Exit Plans: Report

04:41 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian sides trade blame over Homs attacks

04:52 [CBC: politics] Jean Chrétien joins another law firm as Heenan Blaikie winds up

04:52 [zero hedge] What Would Chinese Hegemony Look Like?

04:53 [] Israel Air Force attacks Hamas targets in Gaza

05:03 [Global Voices] China Central TV Accused of Targeting Vulnerable Women With Prostitution Exposé

05:05 [Russia Today] Putin ready to meet with Georgian leader, wishes neighbors success at Olympics http://rt.com

05:06 [The Hindu - News] U.S. Ambassador to India to meet Modi

05:08 [] Knesset calms ire over contest to redesign logo

05:10 [Russia Today] Anti-drone activist kidnapped in Pakistan before he was due to testify in Europe, lawyer claims http://rt.com

05:12 [OpEdNews] Legalizing Oppression

05:14 [Deutsche Welle] Solid friendship between Paris and Washington

05:17 [Fox News: politics] Ex-Whitewater investigator says 'Hillary papers' paint Clinton as 'ruthless political operative'

05:18 [The Hindu - News] Army honours Madras sailing expedition team

05:20 [Russia Today] Swiss referendum: Victory of democracy or immigration phobia? http://rt.com

05:22 [Fox News] Pelosi ducking 'The Factor'?

05:22 [Sydney Morning Herald] $20,000 for first Corby picture

05:22 [The Hindu - News] Nursing students demand scrapping of board exam

05:22 [The Hindu - News] 16 killed in Malda road accident

05:22 [Raw Story] Raw Story Valentine’s Day eCards

05:23 [Voice of America] Dan Robinson: Obama, Hollande Hail Transformed US-French Relationship

05:27 [CBC: politics] Federal budget to signal broad support for auto makers

05:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cyberattacks On Target, Neiman Marcus Not Coordinated, Government Task Force Reports

05:34 [Fox News: politics] NJ lawmakers authorize more subpoenas in Christie staff traffic jam probe

05:35 [Russia Today] Iran test-fires ballistic missiles ahead of nuclear talks http://rt.com

05:35 [CNN: Money] Dumb Starbucks: Authorities aren't laughing

05:37 [Topix Activism News] Out of Uganda :: A New Musical Finds Voice in Activism

05:38 [The Hindu - News] Nursing students observe a fast in Coimbatore

05:38 [The Hindu - News] Two Manipuri youth attacked in South Delhi

05:40 [The Hindu - News] Official unhurt in Manipur grenade explosion

05:43 [Voice of America] Mike O'Sullivan: Nominees Look Ahead to Oscars

05:43 [Fox News: politics] House report on Benghazi attack faults White House for security lapses

05:44 [The Hindu - News] Authorities crack the whip at St. Stephen’s College

05:44 [The Hindu - News] Concern over rising violence against Northeast people in Delhi

05:47 [CNET News] Drone deliveries get off the ground in Dubai

05:50 [AntiWar] Bomb School Blows Up; 45 Killed, 97 Wounded Across Iraq

05:51 [zero hedge] Goldman's 5 Key Questions For Janet Yellen

05:53 [The Hindu - News] Strike hits banking transactions in Madurai

05:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] U.S. Looks To Target American Believed To Be Associated With Al Qaeda With Drone, WSJ Reports

05:54 [Anarchist news] Anarcho-Geek Review: The Oregon Experiment, by Keith Scribner

05:57 [Guardian] Litvinenko: verdict on public inquiry due

05:57 [Raw Story] Leonard Nimoy on contracting lung disease: ‘I was an Olympic championship smoker’

06:00 [Disinformation] The Day We Fight Back

06:01 [AntiWar] Will No One Challenge Obama’s Executive Orders?

06:02 [Slate Magazine] There Will Never Be Another American Revolution

06:03 [The Hindu - News] High expectations from Karnataka on rail infrastructure development

06:03 [The Hindu - News] Bank officers stay away from work in Tiruchi

06:03 [Big Think] Information Wants to Have Meaning. Or Does It?

06:04 [Deutsche Welle] Syria peace talks in Geneva as UN Security Council drafts resolution on aid access

06:05 [The Hindu - News] New biotech policy soon: Siddaramaiah

06:07 [The Hindu - News] Manipur braces for yet another blockade

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] 9.3 million Australian homes worth $5 trillion

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] Toyota exit reality check

06:11 [The Hindu - News] Winnability factor criterion for ticket: G. Parameshwara

06:12 [Reuters] Japan may lift arms export ban for international groups: Kyodo

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Nancy Powell to meet Modi

06:17 [Reuters: politics] Obama, France's Hollande make pilgrimage to Jefferson's Monticello

06:17 [Slate Magazine] The Massive Liberal Failure on Race

06:17 [Fox News] OBAMACARE EFFECT?Patients may see fewer docs, longer wait times

06:18 [Fox News] Report: US orders drone strikes based on cell phone location- WH reportedly weighs targeting American with drone

06:18 [Fox News] The Hillary Papers: Archive of Clinton's 'closest friend' paints portrait of 'ruthless' first lady- FOX NEWS FIRST: Juicy details from friend's diary- Ex-Whitewater investigator: Clinton willing to do whatever it took

06:18 [Fox News] Vancouver selling drug pipes in vending machines

06:18 [Fox News] NJ lawmakers OK new subpoenas in Christie probe

06:18 [Fox News] 'Secret' probe's target says Wis. conservatives punished

06:18 [Fox News] Redskins fire back at pols who want name changed

06:18 [Fox News] 13 injured after explosion at NH ball bearing plant

06:18 [Fox News] Nev. drops defense of state's gay marriage ban

06:18 [Fox News] Senator seeks records on military sex crimes

06:18 [Fox News] Email shows effort to shield bin Laden death photos

06:18 [Fox News] Australian scientists discover oldest known star

06:19 [Reuters] Asia shares, gold get leg-up in pre-Fed jockeying

06:19 [Slashdot] DDoS Larger Than the Spamhaus Attack Strikes US and Europe

06:19 [Guardian] Alexander Litvinenko death: verdict on public inquiry due

06:22 [OpEdNews] The Recent Rancid Ranting of Rand Paul

06:25 [Sydney Morning Herald] Seven's dirty little business

06:25 [The Hindu - News] Banana prices shoot up in Tamil Nadu

06:27 [Raw Story] Rachel Maddow: A disastrous toxic spill broke NC interference for governor’s former firm

06:30 [AntiWar] The Art of American Scaremongering

06:31 [The Hindu - News] Mangalore auto association seeks hike in ‘running tariff’

06:31 [The Hindu - News] Iran successfully test-fires 2 missiles

06:33 [The Hindu - News] ‘Give regional hospital status to Wenlock’

06:41 [Moral Low Ground] Iran Executes Arab Poet Hashem Shaabani for ‘Waging War On God’

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Telangana bill to come up in Lok Sabha first

06:44 [The Hindu - News] MRPL reduces loss in third quarter

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Quake jolts China’s Xinjiang

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Customs seizes $55,000 from flyer at Mangalore International Airport

06:45 [AL JAZEERA] Cypriot leaders to resume unification talks

06:46 [The Hindu - News] Mangalore Corporation review meet skirts key issues

06:47 [OpEdNews] Is Hillary Clinton a Neocon-Lite?

06:48 [Voice of America] Taiwan, China Begin Landmark Talks in Mainland

06:49 [Deutsche Welle] Cuba gives cautious welcome to European Union offer of improved ties

06:55 [Fox News: politics] Oklahoma lawmakers advance 'Merry Christmas Bill' allowing traditional greetings

07:00 [CNN] Indonesia's military chiefs snub Singapore Airshow

07:00 [Voice of America] VOA News: Taiwan, China Begin Landmark Talks in Mainland

07:01 [AL JAZEERA] Al-Qaeda group kidnaps Mali Red Cross staff

07:02 [CNN] Iran touts launch of new missiles; U.S. says it's watching closely

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Kochi to have 2,027 booths for general election

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Iraqi speaker escapes attack, 25 killed in violence

07:02 [] Kazakhstan Arrests Four Bloggers in a Week

07:04 [The Hindu - News] Medaram high on festive spirit

07:06 [The Hindu - News] Pension adalat in Kochi

07:07 [zero hedge] Six Questions for Federal Reserve "Chair" Janet Yellen

07:09 [CNET News] New Mediatek chip promises feature-packed phones for less

07:10 [The Hindu - News] Israel strikes Gaza after rocket attacks

07:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Branson escalates war of words with Qantas

07:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Narcissistic loony toon': Clinton's views on Lewinsky revealed

07:18 [The Hindu - News] MPs submit memorandum to PM on FACT troubles

07:19 [CNN] Red Cross: 5 people, including 4 staffers, now missing in Mali

07:19 [Infoshop] The NSA’s Secret Role in the U.S. Assassination Program

07:20 [The Hindu - News] Floods in Bolivia leaves 42 dead

07:20 [The Hindu - News] Kochi Corporation okays Pachalam ROB

07:22 [Guardian] NHS hires drugmaker-funded lobbyist

07:22 [The Hindu - News] Seychelles to send medical students to Chennai

07:23 [AL JAZEERA] China and Taiwan set to hold historic talks

07:24 [straight] Fan Expo Vancouver boasts Evil Dead legend Bruce Campbell /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/chainsaw_bruce_campbell_movies_desktop_wallpaper-1.jpg

07:26 [Telegraph] Pupils 'should be issued with school leaving certificates'

07:28 [CNN] Mystery message cheers Chicago hospital patients

07:30 [NPR] California Given 2 More Years To Reduce Prison Numbers

07:31 [The Hindu - News] Manipuri youth attacked, robbed in Delhi

07:33 [The Hindu - News] LDF questions M.K. Raghavan’s ‘claims’

07:33 [The Hindu - News] Bank strike total in Kozhikode

07:33 [The Hindu - News] Projects for Kodiyathur ratified

07:33 [The Hindu - News] Insult to tricolour: plea for arrest of Kozhikode Mayor

07:37 [The Hindu - News] Krishna Menon museum back on Kozhikode's tourist map

07:37 [The Hindu - News] 18 killed in separate accidents in West Bengal's Malda district

07:38 [Voice of America] US Ambassador to Meet Indian Opposition Leader Modi

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Pedestrians losing ground in Chromepet

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Telangana, TN fishermen issues continue to disrupt Parliament

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Ambattur residents go on fast for facilities

07:45 [The Hindu - News] LPG/CNG vehicles: NGT seeks replies

07:45 [The Hindu - News] V.M.Sudheeran is KPCC president

07:48 [Voice of America] Women Poised to Win First Slopestyle, Ski Jumping Olympic Medals

07:50 [straight] Andrew Weaver: British Columbia and the Alberta tar sands /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/shutterstock_93324481_0.jpg

07:51 [The Hindu - News] No eviction if you renew lease, Wakf authorities tell Delhi shop owners

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Village nurses get laptops

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Trivandrum Corporation budget discussion: ruling front defends proposals

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Kattakkada to become taluk on Tuesday

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Commercial tax awareness drive kicks off in Chennai

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Two held by Thiruvallam police with 2 kg of ganja

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Official restrictions, shutdown affect life in Srinagar

07:57 [AL JAZEERA] China and Taiwan hold historic talks

07:58 [Telegraph] £150,000 sculpture of The Don fails to make the grade in Cambridge

07:59 [CNN] Police get break, identify sex offender, in 1976 missing girls' case

07:59 [The Hindu - News] HC dismisses appeal filed by Madurai flower merchants

08:01 [The Hindu - News] Bank strike in Tirupur: staff criticised

08:01 [The Hindu - News] Biting the bullet, Prince Sil style

08:03 [The Hindu - News] Action sought against foundry in Coimbatore

08:05 [Fox News: politics] US reportedly mulls waiting on Afghan security pact until Karzai leaves

08:09 [Truthdig] A Commander of the Dos Erres Massacre Squad Gets 10 Years in Prison

08:10 [The Hindu - News] 18 killed in two road accidents in West Bengal’s Malda district

08:12 [The Hindu - News] VAOs seek action against Kadanad panchayat president

08:12 [The Hindu - News] Stuart Hall, pioneer of cultural studies, dies

08:13 [The Independent] Fracois Hollande state visit: Obama gives French president tour of 'Francophile' Thomas Jefferson's Virginia estate

08:13 [The Independent] Nancy Motes death: Julia Roberts and family 'shocked and devastated' by half sister's 'apparent drug overdose'

08:13 [The Independent] Energy firms inquiry prompts shares dip for British Gas owner Centrica

08:14 [The Hindu - News] Four children of family hospitalised after consuming soft drinks, one dies

08:15 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Family photo for Oscars nominees

08:15 [Financial Times] US ends boycott of India’s Narendra Modi

08:16 [The Hindu - News] Stage set for AFT Mill to resume operations on Tuesday

08:20 [The Hindu - News] Puducherry's biggest batch of police constables ready for work

08:20 [The Hindu - News] MES Road residents demand subway

08:22 [New Statesman] It's too early to be pessimistic about boosting living standards

08:22 [The Hindu - News] For the feel of rich heritage

08:24 [Deutsche Welle] China and Taiwan hold landmark high-level talks

08:26 [The Hindu - News] Passport application centre opened at Tiruchi Post Office

08:26 [The Hindu - News] Banks wrote off Rs.140,266 crore loans, say unions

08:26 [CNN] Sochi Winter Olympics are warm, but it's not a problem

08:27 [Reuters] China opposes 'wrong decision' by Spanish judge to seek arrests over Tibet

08:28 [Sydney Morning Herald] Staffer who pulled site married to food lobbyist

08:28 [Sydney Morning Herald] Heavy traffic after crash on M5 East

08:28 [Telegraph] Jeremy Hunt says thank you to NHS staff

08:28 [Telegraph] 'Parakeet law' could ban residents from keeping 'invasive' species

08:28 [The Independent] Syria peace talks: Russia and China skip negotiations and refuse to back sanctions over aid access

08:28 [The Independent] Brazil protests: TV journalist declared 'brain-dead' after being caught in Rio de Janeiro violence

08:31 [Reuters: politics] U.S. ambassador to meet India's Modi, ending isolation

08:32 [The Hindu - News] Impressive turnout for Thyagaraja fest

08:32 [The Hindu - News] A treacherous junction

08:36 [The Hindu - News] First aim is poll win: Sudheeran

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Babu Mahoharan felicitated

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Pieces of history dug up from ocean bed near Valiathura

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Karunanidhi to chair DMK’s State conference sixth time in a row

08:36 [The Hindu - News] ‘Every life counts’

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Kerala State Human Rights Commission flays bank for discrimination

08:37 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:37 [Guardian] Baby girl killed by dog in Lancashire

08:38 [CNN] International Olympic Committee reinstates India after ban

08:39 [Fin24 News] Top 10 e-toll gripes

08:40 [CNN] International wildlife operation seizes tons of ivory, rare products

08:40 [The Hindu - News] Court frames charges against Pascal Mazurier

08:40 [The Hindu - News] A case of poor maintenance

08:43 [Fin24 News] Top ten e-toll gripes

08:43 [CNN: Crime] Police get break, identify sex offender, in 1976 missing girls' cold case

08:44 [The Independent] Man who threatened to kill Prince Harry jailed for three years

08:44 [The Hindu - News] PGET for Karnataka quota begins today

08:44 [The Hindu - News] Hair care

08:45 [Fox News: politics] Administration announces another delay in ObamaCare employer mandate

08:46 [Financial Times] Poll spending offers Indonesia economic fillip

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Political equations set to change in Vijayawada (Central)

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore City Congress bent on winning all 3 LS seats

08:46 [The Hindu - News] CPI stages dharna against power-cut in Vijayawada

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Friend of the Narikuravars

08:47 [Guardian] Flood crisis intensifies in the Thames Valley – live updates

08:53 [Guardian] The college that gets 11-plus 'failures' into Oxbridge. How?

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Rs. 318 crore sanctioned under RIDF

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal orders probe into gas price hike issue, names Moily, Deora

08:57 [The Hindu - News] Honest officers should not be harassed for bona fide mistakes: Manmohan

08:57 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal orders probe into gas price hike issue, names Moily, Deora

08:58 [Voice of America] Reuters: South America's Pacific Alliance Signs Deal to Scrap Tariffs

08:59 [CNN] The groceries are gone, now Georgians wait for the storm

09:01 [Telegraph] UK Weather: Homes flooded along the Thames

09:01 [Telegraph] Rick Stein: I turned down The Great British Bake Off

09:01 [Telegraph] Julia Roberts' half-sister found dead after 'drug overdose'

09:01 [Telegraph] Man jailed for throwing ballerina girlfriend off tower block - CCTV

09:01 [The Hindu - News] Campaign notes

09:02 [Fox News: politics] ObamaCare patients may encounter fewer doctors, longer wait times

09:03 [] The false link between peace and the cost of living

09:07 [AL JAZEERA] Iran rallies to mark 35 years of revolution

09:07 [The Hindu - News] Cops intensify checks

09:08 [Slashdot] How To Hack Subway Fares Using Fare Arbitrage

09:11 [Russia Today] US desperate to sign security deal with Afghanistan http://rt.com

09:11 [Guardian] Barclays hikes bonuses despite slide in profits

09:11 [The Hindu - News] A road of striking contrasts

09:14 [Voice of America] American Detained in NKorea Makes Fresh Appeal for US Help

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Transformer poses risk to school kids

09:17 [Reuters] Thai government admits lack of power to renew troubled rice scheme

09:19 [Good] Are Human Beings Out of Place in the Modern World?

09:20 [CNN] China and Taiwan hold government-to-government talks for first time

09:21 [BBC: Technology] Belfast defibrillators for Singapore

09:21 [The Hindu - News] Birds nest in classrooms

09:21 [The Hindu - News] New reservation centre awaits inauguration

09:30 [Voice of America] VOA News: American Detained in N. Korea Makes Fresh Appeal for US Help

09:31 [The Independent] Revealed: Big Pharma's hidden links to NHS policy, with senior MPs saying medical industry uses ‘wealth to influence government’

09:31 [The Independent] Life in a wheelchair: 'Why do you walk funny?'

09:32 [The Hindu - News] Chinese and Taiwanese officials hold groundbreaking meeting

09:32 [The Hindu - News] A story of lost and found

09:33 [Telegraph] Online safety: the fourth 'R' in skills education

09:33 [Telegraph] Baby girl mauled to death by dog

09:33 [Reuters] Bosnia unrest puts spotlight on broken peace accord

09:33 [BBC: Entertainment] A film legend's dramatic escape from the Nazis

09:33 [AL JAZEERA] Al Jazeera reporter's father in plea to Egypt

09:34 [BBC: Entertainment] Queen reach six million album sales

09:34 [BBC: Entertainment] Goulding up for Brit video prize

09:37 [Guardian] Flood crisis intensifies in the Thames Valley and south-west – live updates

09:38 [Reuters] Insight: Bosnia unrest puts spotlight on broken peace accord

09:38 [The Hindu - News] International Centre mooted in Visakhapatnam

09:40 [Global Voices] Trinidad & Tobago: A Deeper Carnival

09:40 [The Hindu - News] PDP creates ruckus in Jammu and Kashmir assembly

09:40 [The Hindu - News] Heavy rush at ATMs of private banks in Visakhapatnam

09:41 [Topix Activism News] Advocacy Group Offers Advice on Adopting a Stray Dog from Sochi

09:42 [The Hindu - News] Sanitation workers held

09:42 [Voice of America] North, South Korea to Hold High-Level Meeting: Seoul

09:45 [NPR] With An Air Bag, Help During An Avalanche Is A Cord-Yank Away

09:45 [Fin24 News] Impairments drop lifts Barclays Africa

09:47 [The Independent] Afghanistan polio: Girl diagnosed with first case in Kabul since 2001

09:48 [Voice of America] Women Poised to Win First Slopestyle, Ski Jumping Olympic Medals

09:48 [] Hadassah to court: We've been misusing funds for years

09:48 [] Israel's U.S. envoy: Kerry didn't talk about boycott to pressure us

09:52 [The Hindu - News] Polavaram project to hit Konda Reddi tribals the most

09:52 [The Hindu - News] Exports rise 3.79% to $26.75 billion in January

09:52 [The Hindu - News] Chiranjeevi’s loyalists to dominate Congress in Srikakulam

09:53 [Guardian] Barclays hikes bonuses amid warning on jobs and fall in profits

09:54 [Deutsche Welle] Strong euro impacts Metro retail chain's operating profit

09:55 [NPR] U.S. And Canadian Women's Hockey Brings Plenty Of Heat To The Ice

09:56 [Fin24 News] Google ‘avoids SA taxes’

09:58 [The Hindu - News] Over 300 booked for obstructing probe in riot cases

09:58 [The Hindu - News] Exports rise 3.79% to $26.75 billion in January

10:02 [BBC: Education] 'Look beyond exams,' schools urged

10:02 [The Hindu - News] Over 16,500 families identified as slum-dwellers in urban Salem

10:03 [The Independent] Louis Theroux working on 'non-judgemental' Scientology documentary

10:03 [The Independent] Blackburn dog attack: 11-month-old baby girl mauled to death

10:04 [The Hindu - News] Armed police for Thevar statue adorned with gold ‘kavasam’

10:06 [Russia Today] ‘The day we fight back’: Activists worldwide protest surveillance http://rt.com

10:06 [The Hindu - News] Kerala Minister’s aide arrested on murder charges

10:08 [CNET News] Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe actively banks on corners

10:08 [Voice of America] Taiwan, China Begin Landmark Talks in Mainland

10:08 [Financial Times] UK braced for more flooding

10:09 [Truthdig] Big Green Energy Is Remaking Africa and Asia

10:10 [Financial Times] Election offers Indonesia economic fillip

10:12 [Fin24 News] Joburg Zoo back to normal after strike

10:12 [New Statesman] UKIP needs to learn to manage expectations

10:16 [Reuters] Spain seeks arrest of former Chinese president over Tibet

10:16 [Reuters] Gold hits three-month high, shares up ahead of Yellen

10:18 [Fin24 News] Kumba full-year earnings up

10:19 [The Independent] Barclays bonus pool increases by 10% despite profit slump

10:19 [] Israeli firm Viber in talks for $300m sale to Chinese buyer

10:19 [The Hindu - News] PSU bank strike: profits used to write-off bad loans, warn unions

10:19 [The Hindu - News] Curfew, shutdown affect life in Srinagar

10:19 [The Hindu - News] TN Professor held after beating wife to death

10:19 [The Hindu - News] Official escapes unhurt in Manipur grenade attack

10:19 [The Hindu - News] 18 killed in 2 accidents in West Bengal

10:19 [The Hindu - News] US envoy Powell to meet Modi

10:19 [Telegraph] Government has 'a grip' on flooding crisis, Philip Hammond insists

10:19 [Telegraph] Flooding crisis: weather latest

10:26 [Pravda] Syria: sowing chaos to shatter peace

10:28 [Guardian] Bin Laden death images subject to purge, emails reveal

10:30 [Global Voices] When Algeria's Police Fail to Act, Citizen Journalists Step in

10:31 [Russia Today] ‘Biblical flooding’ spreads across UK in worst rainfall in over 200 years (PHOTOS) http://rt.com

10:32 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney dished up 'alphabet soup'

10:32 [Sydney Morning Herald] Man on trial for 22-year-old murder

10:34 [] Judge grants Hadassah temporary relief from creditors

10:34 [msnbc: politics] A Lawmaker Wants to End Tax Refunds for Kids Here Illegally

10:35 [The Hindu - News] Plan panel prepares Cabinet note on coal for captive power plants

10:39 [Truthdig] The Two Chinas Meet For the First Time Since 1949

10:39 [Deutsche Welle] Gauck pays tribute to Burma's Aung San Suu Kyi

10:39 [Deutsche Welle] Barclays returns to profit, job slashes loom

10:39 [Deutsche Welle] India's flag to fly at Sochi after IOC lifts ban

10:41 [Russia Today] Veteran nationalist MP blames street protests on too many political parties http://rt.com

10:41 [AL JAZEERA] Iranians rally to mark 35 years of revolution

10:43 [The Hindu - News] Governor orders inquiry into exploitation of Jarawa women

10:43 [CNN] Moscow bomb threat prompts evacuation of 7,000 students

10:44 [Deutsche Welle] EU ministers face key vote on GM crop

10:46 [Voice of America] US House to Vote on Debt Increase Measure

10:46 [CNN] International Olympic Committee reinstates India at Sochi after ban

10:46 [CNN] North and South Korea to hold 'high-level' meeting

10:46 [CNN] 2 civilian contractors killed in Afghanistan were Americans

10:49 [Telegraph] Baby girl mauled to death among catalogue of dog attacks

10:50 [The Independent] Sport in pictures

10:50 [The Independent] UK weather: Ministers say Government ‘can’t prevent course of nature’ as more storms bring flooding threat to Home Counties and London

10:50 [Fox News: politics] Washington Redskins write scathing response to lawmakers who want team name changed

10:50 [Voice of America] Cambodia: Bail Denied for Activists Arrested During Labor Protest

10:51 [CNN] Italian police, FBI in joint anti-mafia raid

10:51 [CNN] Afghan girl has first case of polio in Kabul in 13 years

10:54 [Truthdig] Today Is ‘The Day We Fight Back’

10:54 [Truthdig] Obamacare Fails: Where Four State Health Exchanges Went Wrong

10:54 [Fin24 News] Slight drop in unemployment rate

10:55 [Global Voices] Remembering Dr Alison Jolly, Lemurs of Madagascar Expert

10:56 [The Hindu - News] Patrols along Indian border ‘routine’, says China

10:56 [Guardian] Ministers hope to ban smoking in cars carrying children before election

10:59 [Reuters] China, Taiwan hold highest-level talks since 1949

10:59 [Deutsche Welle] Cross-Country Skiing Heaven

11:02 [Voice of America] Syrian Sides Meet for Joint Peace Talks

11:03 [BBC: Entertainment] Mantel's new portrait creates first

11:03 [AL JAZEERA] Homs mission continues as sides meet

11:06 [The Hindu - News] 33 children died in Muzaffarnagar relief camps

11:07 [CBC: politics] 5 budget promises Canadians could see today

11:10 [The Hindu - News] Need to strengthen institutions like CAG, CVC: Sushma

11:11 [BBC: Entertainment] Oscars: Reporter's diary

11:12 [CBC: politics] Canada Job Grant April 1 target date unrealistic, provinces say

11:12 [Fin24 News] Barclays to slash 12 000 jobs

11:13 [Fox News: politics] A 1990s echo for 2016? Papers show Hillary wary of media and Monica

11:13 [Slashdot] How Blogs Are Changing the Scientific Discourse

11:14 [The Hindu - News] Congress expels six Andhra Pradesh MPs opposing Telangana

11:14 [CNN] UN envoy meets Syria's warring sides simultaneously

11:15 [CNN] Police get break, identify sex offender, in 1975 missing girls' case

11:16 [The Hindu - News] Polio case prompts campaign in Kabul

11:18 [BBC: Entertainment] Prince Charles and Camilla visit BBC

11:19 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian rivals meet face-to-face for talks

11:20 [Voice of America] VOA News: Syrian Sides Meet for Joint Peace Talks

11:21 [The Independent] Dumb Starbucks mystery owner unmasked – and shut down: Comedy Central star Nathan Fielder reveals store was stunt to feature on his TV show

11:21 [The Independent] So what would you do? Social experiment prank shows public failing to stop child abduction

11:21 [The Independent] Justin Bieber changes his name to ‘Bizzle’, UK rapper Lethal Bizzle responds

11:21 [Telegraph] Police Federation accused of treating memorial like a 'drunken jolly'

11:21 [Telegraph] Spanish judge seeks arrest of Chinese ex-leaders over Tibet abuses

11:24 [The Hindu - News] Pakistani anti-drone campaigner missing: lawyer

11:24 [Deutsche Welle] German contenders at the Berlinale

11:25 [New Statesman] Three years on from the Arab spring, Egyptians hope another strongman can save them

11:30 [Guardian] Lord Birt and Greg Dyke questioned by MPs about the BBC: Politics live blog

11:30 [Voice of America] Canadian Howell Wins Women's Olympic Slopestyle Skiing

11:31 [Russia Today] ‘Competing for talent’? Barclays to cut 12,000 jobs, but raises bonuses 10% to $3.9 bn http://rt.com

11:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Donna Jane Watts Lawsuit: Florida Trooper Who Stopped Off-Duty Cop For Speeding Sues Over Harassment

11:35 [The Hindu - News] HC issues notice to CBI on PIL in Dabholkar murder case

11:35 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan drone victim set to testify in Europe disappears

11:35 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian rivals hold face-to-face meeting

11:36 [BBC: Entertainment] Obituary: Shirley Temple

11:37 [Telegraph] UK weather: homeowners will not be covered by flood insurance scheme amid loophole

11:37 [Telegraph] North, South Korea agree to rare high-level talks

11:37 [Telegraph] UK weather: Middletons' £7m home faces flooding threat

11:37 [Reuters] Russia decries U.N. draft on Syria aid, urges resolution on 'terrorism'

11:38 [BBC: Entertainment] Hollywood star Shirley Temple dies

11:39 [Truthdig] Cheat Sheet: The Tyson Gay File

11:39 [] Perfect fit or bad taste? Lipnitskaya's gold-winning 'Schindler's List' routine

11:41 [The Hindu - News] Electric underground

11:41 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly shooting targets Iraqi soldiers

11:45 [Deutsche Welle] Berlusconi back on trial for political corruption

11:51 [CNN: Money] Barclays cuts up to 12,000 jobs

11:51 [Telegraph] Bushfires delay flights at Melbourne Airport

11:51 [Telegraph] Lichfield: a Life through the Lens - In pictures

11:51 [Telegraph] Ski helmets soar in popularity

11:51 [Telegraph] Organisers of wild parties in Australia face year in prison or fine

11:52 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Swan project celebrates 50 years

11:52 [Financial Times] China axes grain self-sufficiency policy

11:53 [The Hindu - News] All set for IPL-7 players’ auction

11:54 [] Hollywood star Shirley Temple dies at 85

11:56 [CNN] Famed former child actress Shirley Temple dies

11:58 [Voice of America] Kabul Sees First Polio Case Since Fall of Taliban

12:00 [CNN: Money] Cars from 'Comedians in Cars ...'

12:01 [The Hindu - News] Crafting new designs

12:01 [The Hindu - News] No credible reports to prove GM crops harmful: Pawar

12:02 [BBC: Entertainment] Jackson berates host over confusion

12:02 [CNN] Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics by the numbers

12:02 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Riding the U.S.-Iran Nuclear Rollercoaster

12:06 [Voice of America] VOA News: Kabul Sees First Polio Case Since Fall of Taliban

12:07 [Fin24 News] JSE lifts its head

12:08 [The Hindu - News] Blues Conscience – Down and Dirty

12:08 [Telegraph] Philip Hammond berated by angry flooding victim

12:08 [Telegraph] UK floods: weather latest

12:08 [Telegraph] Silvio Berlusconi goes on trial over £2.5m 'bribe' to opposition defector

12:08 [Slate Magazine] Mrs. Doubtfire

12:08 [The Independent] Shirley Temple dies, aged 85

12:10 [Deutsche Welle] Japan pushes to restart mothballed nuclear reactors

12:10 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shirley Temple Dead: Former Child Star And U.S. Ambassador To Ghana And Czechoslovakia Dies At 85

12:12 [The Hindu - News] Playing woods that sing

12:14 [BBC: Health] Car smoking ban 'due before 2015'

12:15 [] The Illusion of AIPAC's Invincibility

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Loepard falls into trap at Valparai

12:16 [The Hindu - News] The hills are alive…

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Measures to enhance communication between Army, security forces in Kashmir

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Ruckus in J&K Assembly; PDP MLA injured

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Iron Hell in Brazil’s Amazon Region

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Vieques Goes from Bombs to Beets

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Fossil Fuel Subsidies Dampen Shift Towards Renewables

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Website Welcomes Wildlife Trafficking Whistleblowers

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] DRC Mega-Dam to Be Funded by Private Sector, Groups Charge

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Surviving Zimbabwe’s Anti-Gay Laws

12:16 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] India’s Gay Voices Crackle to Life

12:16 [Mother Jones] Is Shipping Oil By Rail As Dangerous as the Keystone Pipeline?

12:16 [Mother Jones] More and More Americans Think Astrology is Science /files/astrology2.png

12:16 [Mother Jones] Target's "Second-Rate" Fix for Hacking Victims May Leave Customers Vulnerable

12:16 [Mother Jones] Rand Paul's Woman Problem

12:16 [Mother Jones] "Can't you just tweak Obamacare? Yeah, with a nuclear bomb."

12:16 [Russia Today] ​Turkey’s Tehran thaw: What lies behind Erdoğan’s rapprochement with Iran http://rt.com

12:17 [Voice of America] Rouhani: No Military Response to Iran's Nuclear Program

12:19 [Voice of America] Obama Hosts France's Hollande for State Visit

12:20 [Deutsche Welle] Cypriot talks resume, fresh hope

12:20 [Deutsche Welle] Former child actress Shirley Temple Black dies, aged 85

12:20 [The Hindu - News] Tree cheers to Bangalore

12:21 [Russia Today] ​Turkey’s Tehran thaw: What lies behind Erdogan’s rapprochement with Iran http://rt.com

12:24 [The Independent] Bellway orders jump on Help to Buy boost

12:24 [The Independent] Ford Nation: Rob Ford launches own Youtube channel

12:24 [The Independent] Chicago news station left Pornhub bookmarked during smartphone report

12:24 [The Independent] Ukip policy 'barmy and dangeous' says Vince Cable

12:24 [The Independent] New Look targets men after reporting strong numbers in fourth quarter

12:24 [The Independent] Westminster Dog Show in New York

12:24 [Telegraph] Child Hollywood star Shirely Temple dies aged 85

12:27 [AL JAZEERA] Cypriot leaders resume unification talks

12:31 [Voice of America] Taiwan, China Begin Landmark Talks in Mainland

12:31 [Russia Today] Aaron Swartz inspired people ‘to become heroes of their own story’ http://rt.com

12:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Shirley Temple dies at 85

12:34 [The Hindu - News] Third Force only work is to save Congress: Modi

12:35 [Voice of America] Taiwan, China Hold Landmark Talks on Mainland

12:35 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: A look back at the life of Shirley Temple

12:38 [Telegraph] Duchess of Cornwall: Children should see Shakespeare to 'get it'

12:39 [CNN] Flooding kills 50 in Burundi after torrential rains

12:39 [CNN] Italian police, FBI join in anti-mafia raid

12:39 [Guardian] Shirley Temple: Hollywood's original child star dies age 85

12:39 [The Independent] UK floods: Affected areas in Surrey to lose station and rescue workers, firefighters warn

12:39 [The Independent] Benefits Street set for second series to be filmed in different part of UK

12:39 [BBC: Health] Who, What, Why: How easy is it to do the Heimlich manoeuvre?

12:40 [The Hindu - News] Iran's Rouhani calls for 'constructive' nuke talks

12:41 [AL JAZEERA] Yemen rebels oppose six-region federation

12:41 [Fox News: politics] Oops! Left slams Gov. Walker for 'voting' for Reagan

12:45 [Slashdot] Oil Companies Secretly Got Paid Twice For Cleaning Up Toxic Fuel Leaks

12:48 [Reuters] Secular Egyptian detainees complain of police torture

12:50 [NPR] Shirley Temple Dies; Childhood Movie Star Became Diplomat

12:50 [The Hindu - News] 7 killed by blasts in cinema hall in Peshawar

12:54 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 11 February 2014

12:54 [Telegraph] Labour supporter brands sister-in-law's £750,000 gift to Tories in her will as 'wicked'

12:54 [Telegraph] Forget candlelit dinner this Valentine's Day and put passion back by inviting friends around

12:54 [The Hindu - News] Third Force's only work is to save Congress: Modi

12:55 [The Independent] Bank of England's chief regulator blames Britannia for Co-op's near collapse

12:55 [The Independent] Tube strike: TSSA union suspends action after reported deal on ticket office closures

13:01 [CNN: Money] Cars from Seinfeld's 'Comedians in Cars ...'

13:03 [Raw Story] Iconic child star Shirley Temple dies at 85

13:03 [Fin24 News] Cosatu rejects call for special congress

13:05 [Deutsche Welle] Gerd Müller: "For us, Africa is the continent of opportunities"üller-for-us-africa-is-the-continent-of-opportunities/a-17423720?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:05 [Guardian] Veterans who serve four years in armed forces 'need more support' as civilians

13:05 [AL JAZEERA] UK bank to sack 12,000 despite profits surge

13:05 [AL JAZEERA] Blast at Pakistan cinema leaves many dead

13:09 [CNN] Pakistan: Peshawar cinema known for porno movies hit by deadly blasts

13:10 [zero hedge] Futures Sneak Above 1800 Overnight But Yellen Can Spoil The Party

13:10 [Telegraph] David Cameron warns flooding victims they are in for 'long haul'

13:10 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Waiting on Yellen, earnings

13:10 [CNN: Money] Reader pays jobless worker's mortgage

13:10 [The Independent] Fidel Castro photo handouts from Cuban government 'manipulated to remove hearing aid'

13:10 [The Independent] Thomas Cook confident on turnaround strategy

13:13 [Raw Story] Toss-up seen in race to succeed disgraced San Diego ex-mayor Bob Filner

13:13 [Voice of America] North, South Korea to Hold High-Level Meeting: Seoul

13:15 [The Hindu - News] Koirala's coalition partner refuses to join govt.

13:15 [The Hindu - News] Depression-era child actor Shirley Temple dead

13:15 [Reuters] Syrian foes meet face to face in Geneva

13:17 [CNN] How the Navy avoids norovirus

13:18 [CNET News] Imagining a Google where search isn't the whole story

13:18 [Reuters: politics] Toss-up seen in race to succeed San Diego's disgraced ex-mayor

13:18 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWSChild star Shirley Temple dies at 85, publicist says

13:18 [Fox News] 'REWRITING LAW'GOP renews ObamaCare fight after mandate delay

13:18 [Fox News] REDSKINS FIGHT BACK Team rebukes politicians who want name changed

13:18 [Fox News] NC HOSPITAL SCARE 18 patients may have been exposed to fatal disease /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:19 [The Atlantic: Politics] Tweaking the Constitution to Make Extrajudicial Killing Easier

13:20 [CNN] Michael Dunn case: Opening statements begin in loud music murder trial

13:21 [Global Voices] Argentina: ‘We Increase’ Progress or Corruption?

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Move to revamp tax treaty with Mauritius: Govt

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Focus on the unusual

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Leopard falls into trap at Valparai

13:21 [Reuters] Barclays to cut 12,000 jobs, pays bigger bonuses

13:21 [Reuters] Thailand in political limbo with vote re-runs seen in April

13:22 [CNN: Money] Washington's push for retirement savings

13:23 [CNN] Are food allergies making me gain weight?

13:25 [The Hindu - News] Form and imagination

13:26 [The Independent] Laurence Fox branded a ‘disgusting and appalling human being’ by police after for leaving five-year-old son in car

13:26 [The Independent] Smoking in cars with children present will be made illegal before 2015 elections

13:26 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband confronted by local MP over floods

13:27 [CNN: Money] Target lawsuits: Do they have a case?

13:28 [Raw Story] LGBT activists arrested in Utah after statehouse sit-in demanding hearing on discrimination bill

13:28 [Pravda] Nizhny Novgorod to hold Investor Day

13:30 [Deutsche Welle] Appelbaum: 'No belief that president has control'

13:31 [Russia Today] Corporations sponsor sexual orientation research study http://rt.com

13:33 [CNN: Health] Suicidal at 4: Young and mentally ill

13:33 [CNN: Health] How the Navy avoids norovirus

13:33 [CNN: Health] He quit smoking, lost 200 lbs.

13:33 [CNN: Health] How Navy avoids norovirus

13:33 [CNN: Health] Allergies cause weight gain?

13:33 [CNN: Health] Mystery message cheers patients

13:33 [CNN: Health] Mystery message cheers hospital patients

13:33 [CNN: Health] 18 patients may have been exposed to incurable disease

13:33 [CNN: Health] Are food allergies making me gain weight?

13:33 [The Hindu - News] CPI(M) demands NIA probe into Aseemanand’s statements

13:33 [The Hindu - News] Madras then, Chennai now

13:35 [CNN] Opinion: Books to read before you die

13:36 [CNN: Money] Execs get the ax as car sales slow

13:37 [The Hindu - News] An interesting attachment

13:38 [Raw Story] FBI asks 30-year-old American living in Europe: Are you Etan Patz?

13:38 [CNN: Health] Caregivers: Supporting the supporters

13:41 [Global Voices] A Personal Tribute to Jamaican “Interventionist” Stuart Hall

13:41 [BBC: Education] Autistic children 'face exclusion'

13:42 [The Independent] Papa John's 'investigating' pizza explosion in recycling bin

13:42 [CNN] Opinion: What's wrong with a 'girlie man'?

13:44 [The Hindu - News] Moily slams Kejriwal govt over FIR order

13:44 [] Ultra-orthodox rally against Natalie Portman in Jerusalem

13:46 [CNET News] Sprint posts $1B in Q4 losses as it ekes out customer gains

13:46 [Guardian] London tube strike may be called off after fresh talks produce breakthrough

13:46 [Global Voices] Why the Western Media Loves Hating on China

13:46 [The Hindu - News] From Texas to Tamil Nadu

13:46 [The Hindu - News] Nilambur murder: BJP criticises police probe

13:47 [Reuters] Yellen, new Fed chair, takes hot seat at Capitol

13:48 [Raw Story] Idaho’s top court grants adoptive rights to woman in same-sex marriage

13:48 [Raw Story] Pacific storm eases California drought, but state has long way to go

13:49 [Financial Times] France warned on financial credibility

13:49 [Financial Times] South Korea releases jailed executives

13:49 [Financial Times] Shirley Temple, actress and ambassador

13:49 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Arrogance of Mitt

13:51 [CNET News] Wireless charging gets some sanity as rival groups team up

13:52 [CNN: Money] Barclays: 12,000 job cuts, bigger bonuses

13:53 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: February 11

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Get the picture

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Vodafone conciliation talks fail, tax dept to collect dues

13:54 [The Hindu - News] ‘No issues’ with U.S. envoy meeting Modi: Sharma

13:55 [Topix Activism News] Biz Break: Icahn gives up Apple fight, Tesla hits new all-time high

13:56 [The Hindu - News] SC reserves verdict on voluntary passive euthanasia

13:56 [The Hindu - News] The next small thing

13:57 [BBC: Also in the news] Tunisians 'rate' PM with online meter

13:57 [The Independent] L'Oreal buys 8% stake back from Nestle

13:57 [Voice of America] Shirley Temple, Legendary Child Actress of 1930s Hollywood, Dies

13:57 [Telegraph] Blasts kill 10 at Pakistani porn cinema

13:57 [Telegraph] Cool music: the band that play instruments made from ice

13:57 [Telegraph] Leaders wade into flooding crisis

13:57 [Telegraph] Greg Dyke: Lord Patten is 'not doing good job' after 'dismal' year

13:57 [Telegraph] Meredith Kercher killer eligible for parole

13:58 [Raw Story] Copenhagen Zoo staff get death threats after giraffe killing

13:58 [Raw Story] Bloodhound and poodle to face off in 138th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show finals

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Art and introspection

13:58 [Pravda] Switzerland wants EU migrants out

14:00 [] WATCH: Israel Aerospace Industries unveils revamped drone in Singapore

14:01 [Russia Today] Over 100 feared dead as military plane crashes in Algeria - local TV http://rt.com

14:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama Launches Effort To Help Minority Men In Employment

14:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Republican Donors Worry About Chris Christie's 2016 Prospects

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Expelled Congress MPs unfazed

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

14:04 [Guardian] London tube strike called off after fresh talks produce breakthrough

14:04 [BBC: Science & Environment] Flood waters 'could last for months'

14:05 [Reuters] China, Taiwan agree to open offices after historic talks

14:05 [Deutsche Welle] Noted German politician rejects allegation

14:06 [CNN] Oscar-nominated 'The Square:' How Egypt's hope turned to fury

14:06 [BBC: Technology] 'Mask' virus aims at governments

14:06 [Russia Today] Size does matter: Scientists discover gene linking gray matter to intelligence http://rt.com

14:08 [zero hedge] Barclays Fires 12,000; Reports Horrible Earnings, Awards Itself Bigger Bonuses

14:11 [Global Voices] ‘Blogging Ghana’ to Establish Country's First Physical Social Media Hub

14:13 [Telegraph] Ofsted launches new clampdown on scruffy teachers

14:13 [Telegraph] Pensioner dies after gun fired at Surrey hunting shop

14:17 [The Hindu - News] Soul song

14:17 [The Hindu - News] The street fighter

14:18 [BBC: Also in the news] 'Dumb Starbucks' owner revealed

14:18 [Slashdot] 3 Reasons To Hate Mass Surveillance; 3 Ways To Fight It

14:18 [Slate Magazine] Does Antimatter Fall Up?

14:20 [Fin24 News] Cosatu throws gauntlet to Numsa

14:20 [Fin24 News] Label those shrinking sizes

14:21 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

14:23 [BBC: Entertainment] Mr Peabody blasts Robocop at cinemas

14:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] House Republicans Mull Reversing Military Pensions Cut Linked To Raising Debt Ceiling

14:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] North Carolina Regulators Delay Coal Ash Spill Settlement With Duke Energy

14:24 [CNN: Money] Check stock futures

14:24 [CNN: Travel] Spotlight Russia: 7 golden travel tips

14:24 [CNN: Travel] Metro makeover for Parisian ghost stations

14:25 [Deutsche Welle] In Leipzig, carmaker Porsche inaugurates its biggest plant

14:25 [The Hindu - News] Obama launches effort to help minority men

14:26 [Reuters] Goldman puts 'for sale' sign on Iran's old uranium supplier

14:26 [Guardian] Hundreds of Eritreans enslaved in torture camps in Sudan and Egypt

14:26 [Guardian] London tube strike called off after talks produce breakthrough

14:26 [Fox News: politics] Air Force can’t explain questionable details of Obama’s Tennessee visit

14:27 [Russia Today] Russian veterans seek political reassessment of Afghanistan war http://rt.com

14:28 [Raw Story] Tea Party’s Senator Rubio against relaxing pot laws won’t answer if he smoked pot

14:28 [Raw Story] GOP fights ‘war on women’ by blasting McConnell challenger for Woody Allen donation

14:28 [New Statesman] At the US Federal Reserve, when is a threshold not a threshold? When it's an embarrassment

14:28 [New Statesman] Tom Watson attacks Tristram Hunt for crossing a picket line

14:28 [New Statesman] Why are old people in Britain dying before their time? /sites/default/files/images/2014%2B05dannydorlingchart1(1).jpg

14:30 [AL JAZEERA] 'Scores killed' in Algeria army plane crash

14:30 [The Atlantic: Technology] Loving the Potato

14:30 [NPR] How Caffeinated Are Our Kids? CDC Finds Coffee Consumption Jumps

14:31 [BBC: Entertainment] More art found in Nazi loot probe

14:31 [The Hindu - News] Memories in colour

14:31 [Global Voices] Mapping Conflicts Between Indigenous Peoples and Corporations in Latin America

14:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Duke Energy's Coal Ash Pollution Shielded By North Carolina Regulators

14:35 [Deutsche Welle] Airbus lands major deal at Singapore Airshow

14:35 [Electronic Intifada] “This is apartheid”: rapper Jasiri X on visit to Palestine

14:35 [NPR] How Caffeinated Are Our Kids? Coffee Consumption Jumps

14:36 [zero hedge] Another Fed "Taper" Casualty: Kazakhstan Devalues Currency To Weakest On Record

14:36 [Fox News: politics] Hollywood’s big break: Virginia House votes to boost film tax credits by 400 percent

14:37 [Voice of America] Shirley Temple

14:37 [The Hindu - News] I am... A. Manickam, Launderette

14:38 [] 'Today We Fight Back': Global Action Against Mass Surveillance /sites/

14:39 [CNET News] Samsung hints at new TouchWiz design for Galaxy S5

14:41 [The Hindu - News] Britain braced for further flooding

14:42 [Russia Today] Syria to ship out ‘most dangerous’ chemical weapons by March http://rt.com

14:42 [Reuters] In cautious testimony, Fed's Yellen says labor recovery far from complete

14:43 [BBC: Science & Environment] Illegal hunts on rise in Afghanistan

14:43 [Telegraph] Open thread: How have the floods affected you?

14:44 [Fin24 News] Irregularities in sale of Cosatu House

14:44 [Fin24 News] Cosatu places ball in Numsa court

14:45 [] Prosecutors find yet more artworks hoarded by son of Nazi art collector in Austria

14:47 [Russia Today] Four Latin American countries agree $85 bn free-trade deal http://rt.com

14:48 [The Hindu - News] Boys not allowed…

14:49 [BBC: Technology] Huge hack 'is ugly sign of future'

14:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Openly Gay Football

14:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Just A Reminder That There's No Such Thing As 'Men's Work' And 'Women's Work'

14:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Janet Yellen: Job Market Recovery Is 'Far From Complete'

14:51 [Voice of America] Military Transport Crashes in Algeria, 100 Dead

14:52 [Global Voices] Brazilian Activists Fight Back Against Mass Surveillance

14:52 [BBC: Entertainment] Taylor Lautner joins BBC comedy

14:52 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan President to visit China

14:56 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan President to visit China

14:56 [Guardian] Hunt continues for tiger in India believed to have killed 10 people

14:57 [Financial Times] Yellen to pledge continuity in Fed policy

14:57 [CNN] What's that baby thinking?

14:57 [CNN] After run on groceries, Georgians wait for storm

14:59 [The Independent] Andrew Bailey denies Bank of England knew of forex market manipulation

14:59 [The Independent] Shirley Temple: Career in pictures

14:59 [Telegraph] Worldwide cost of identity theft reaches £3 billion

14:59 [Telegraph] Tube strike cancelled after last minute talks

15:00 [] Army plane crashes in Algeria, at least 100 dead, local TV reports

15:01 [NPR] Who's Going To Be Afghanistan's Next President?

15:01 [The Progressive] Syria Poses a Tough Dilemma for Progressives

15:02 [The Hindu - News] CERN delegation calls on Nawaz

15:02 [The Hindu - News] Dozens reported dead in Algeria plane crash

15:03 [Raw Story] Arizona Republican wants to jail undocumented immigrants for using public bathrooms

15:03 [Financial Times] Second hoard uncovered in German art probe

15:03 [] Kazakhstan: Currency Plunges After Months of Devaluation Rumors

15:04 [Slashdot] Death Hovers Politely For Americans' Swipe-and-Sign Credit Cards

15:04 [CNN] Japan's Asada and Korea's Kim to face off in Sochi skating contest

15:04 [CNN] What's that baby thinking?

15:05 [CNN: Living] Do your kids need this gadget?

15:05 [CNN: Living] Photos: Looks from the runway

15:05 [CNN: Living] America's next supermodel?

15:05 [CNN: Living] What you'll wear this fall

15:05 [CNN: Living] Do kids need this gadget?

15:05 [CNN: Living] The fight to end campus rape

15:05 [CNN: Living] Photos: Looks from Fashion Week

15:05 [CNN: Living] 15 wedding dresses in pop culture

15:05 [CNN: Living] Photos: Westminster Kennel Club dog show

15:05 [CNN: Living] What will end rape on campus?

15:05 [CNN: Living] 100 books to read in a lifetime

15:05 [zero hedge] Janet Yellen: Fed To Stay The Course On Taper - Full Testimony

15:06 [The Hindu - News] CERN delegation calls on Nawaz

15:06 [The Hindu - News] Dozens reported dead in Algeria plane crash

15:06 [The Hindu - News] Pakistan President to visit China

15:07 [CNET News] Forget roses -- use Uber to order skywriting on Valentine's Day

15:07 [CNET News] EyeSight CEO: Gestures bring Wow! to TVs, phones, PCs (Q&A)

15:08 [Raw Story] Taco Bell manager reportedly tells employees to lock homeless man in a dumpster

15:09 [Truthout] Dead Zones

15:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] US Relaxes Gag on Google, Facebook et al, Allowing Firms to Discuss NSA Access. But Disclosures Not Likely to Reassure Customers

15:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shirley Temple Won Praise In Diplomatic Career

15:10 [Reuters] Shirley Temple, former Hollywood child star, dies at 85

15:10 [The Hindu - News] Bank strike: Private bank ATMs attract customers

15:10 [The Hindu - News] Banks loose Rs. 30,000 crore as strike enters second day

15:11 [msnbc: politics] First Read's Morning Clips

15:11 [Voice of America] Military Transport Crashes in Algeria, Killing Scores

15:13 [Spiegel] Sochi Schadenfreude: 'Ha Ha, The Russians Screwed It Up Again!'

15:13 [Voice of America] VOA News: Military Transport Crashes in Algeria, Killing Scores

15:13 [Deutsche Welle] C-130 Hercules transport plane crashes in Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria

15:13 [NPR] No Change In Fed Policy, Yellen Signals

15:13 [Telegraph] More masterpieces found in German's 'Nazi art trove'

15:14 [CNET News] A photo tour of Hobbiton

15:14 [The Independent] Kristen Stewart writes worst poem of all time

15:14 [The Independent] Sex is not just for younger women, study shows

15:16 [msnbc: politics] First Thoughts: State Dinner Serves Apologetic Undertones

15:16 [The Hindu - News] Banks lose Rs. 30,000 crore as strike enters second day

15:17 [Voice of America] Olympics, Tuesday, February 11, 2014

15:18 [CNN: Money] Yellen: 'Too many Americans unemployed'

15:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] No One Cares About Your Damn Religion

15:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] GOP Irked By New Delay Of Obamacare Mandate

15:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Reject the Keystone XL Pipeline Once and For All

15:19 [Truthout] Keystone Pipeline

15:20 [CNN] Opinion: Should American Samoans be citizens?

15:20 [Fox News: politics] Illinois partners with The Onion to push ObamaCare

15:22 [The Hindu - News] Russia slams West for subverting Geneva talks with anti-Syria draft

15:24 [CNN] Algeria military plane crash: 99 killed, report says

15:26 [The Hindu - News] Another cinema bombed in Peshawar, 12 killed

15:28 [CNN] Police: Militants behead, shoot Iraqi soldiers, killing 14

15:28 [Russia Today] ‘Scotland has everything to become one of the world’s richest countries’ http://rt.com

15:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Claire McCaskill: Southern Democrats Can Do Without Obama In Their Reelection Battles

15:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] In the Darkness of Dick Cheney

15:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Plan To Cut Polling Locations In Florida Fuels Outcry

15:29 [zero hedge] The Yellen Reaction: Stocks Down, Gold Down, Bonds Frown

15:29 [zero hedge] John Taylor's Rebuttal Of Yellen: "There Is Little Evidence Monetary Policy Has Helped Economic Or Job Growth"

15:29 [CNET News] 'The Day We Fight Back' calls for protests against NSA spying

15:29 [CNN: Entertainment] Watch Shia LaBeouf's bizarre meltdown

15:32 [BBC: Education] Four Ofsted inspections from parents

15:33 [Russia Today] From Moscow to St. Petersburg: Gazprom could be in new office by 2015 http://rt.com

15:34 [] Suspect in West Bank military court goes free after Israeli police lose evidence

15:34 [Truthout] The Prosecution That Isn't Happening

15:36 [CBC: politics] Parks Canada buildings in worse shape than claimed: Internal report

15:36 [Reuters] Yellen says Fed on track to keep trimming stimulus

15:37 [Slashdot] Para Bellum Labs Will Attempt To Make the RNC a Political-Analytics Player

15:38 [The Hindu - News] The hills are alive…

15:38 [] The Semantics of Obama's 'Targeted Killing'—Er, 'Assassination' Program

15:39 [Deutsche Welle] From 'God's own country' to India's 'booziest state'

15:39 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's IPCom sues Apple for patent violation, demands record damages

15:41 [CNN: Health] Weight loss can be addictive

15:41 [CNN: Health] Who created mystery message?

15:42 [CNN] Why you're still wearing those ladylike fashions

15:42 [CNN] Republican investigation releases findings on Benghazi

15:42 [Fin24 News] MTN fights back over cheaper call rates

15:42 [CNN: Crime] Prosecutors won't pursue murder charges in officer's death

15:42 [CNN: Crime] Mexican man gets 30 years for killing U.S. border agent

15:42 [CNN: Crime] Cold case cracked?

15:43 [zero hedge] Goldman's Yellen Post-Mortem: A Snoozer

15:43 [Raw Story] Alien hunter: Signs of intelligent extraterrestrial life will be found within 25 years

15:44 [Deutsche Welle] South African entrepreneur strives to make Johannesburg safe

15:44 [Deutsche Welle] From 'God's own country' to India's 'booziest' state

15:44 [Voice of America] Obama and France's Hollande Meet at White House

15:44 [CNN: Money] Stocks consider Yellen remarks

15:45 [The Independent] Heathrow security confiscate miniature 'gun' from Toy Story Woody figure

15:45 [The Independent] China and Taiwan agree to strengthen diplomatic ties after historic talks

15:45 [The Independent] Facebook's Sheryl Sanderburg teams up with Getty to kick the sexism out of stock images, with profits going to LeanIn.Org

15:46 [Voice of America] UN Negotiator says Syria Peace Talks Making Little Progress

15:46 [Voice of America] Warm Weather Disrupting Sochi Games

15:46 [Telegraph] George Clooney and Bill Murray tell Britain: hand back the Elgin Marbles

15:46 [Telegraph] Weather: Flooding could last until May, experts warn

15:46 [Telegraph] Shilpa Shetty 'should be investigated' over illegal cricket betting claims

15:46 [Telegraph] Chrissie Hynde's daughter 'superglued herself to fellow fracking protester'

15:49 [Truthout] The Good Jobs News on the Affordable Care Act

15:49 [msnbc: politics] Bonjour: Francois Hollande Receives White House Welcome

15:50 [Guardian] OECD admits overstating growth forecasts amid eurozone crisis and global crash

15:50 [Guardian] The Lego Movie – a toy story every adult needs to see

15:50 [Reuters: politics] Majority of Americans support normalizing relations with Cuba: poll

15:51 [CNET News] Google, Foxconn partner to accelerate robotics development, report says

15:52 [CNN] 5 reasons schools hate snow days

15:53 [Reuters] Syria peace talks not making much progress, says envoy

15:54 [msnbc: politics] Bonjour Monsieur President: Hollande Receives White House Welcome

15:56 [CNET News] Flappy Bird creator killed app because it was too addictive

15:57 [Financial Times] OECD admits to forecasting errors during crisis

15:58 [Financial Times] Sochi is a cyber war zone, experts warn

15:59 [Truthout] Outta Sight, Outta Mind: What Producers Don't Want You to Know About How Your Clothes Are Made

16:01 [CNN: Money] Stocks up on Yellen remarks

16:02 [Voice of America] US Fed Chief Sees Continued Cuts in Economic Stimulus

16:02 [Fox News: politics] Mayor de Blasio pushes for raise in NYC’s minimum wage

16:02 [Fin24 News] DA: Zuma must be bold

16:03 [Disinformation] Indian Farmer With Human Tail Worshipped As A God

16:03 [Electronic Intifada] Gaza's class divisions confronted by young writers

16:05 [The Hindu - News] Two-day strike costs banks Rs. 30,000 crore

16:08 [Fox News: politics] Archbishop testifies on 'flagrant' Christian persecution in Middle East

16:09 [World Policy Institute] China's Changing Financial Landscape

16:09 [CNN] Sources: House GOP drops bid to tie other issues to debt ceiling

16:09 [CNN] Report: Algeria plane crash kills at least 99

16:10 [Truthout] The Latest Attack on Public Sector Unions: Paycheck Protection in Pennsylvania and Missouri

16:10 [BBC: Also in the news] Women ride to rescue Chile valley

16:11 [BBC: Science & Environment] Tiny motors controlled in human cell

16:12 [Guardian] Bank of England launches inquiry into forex manipulation claims

16:13 [CNN: Living] Why ladylike fashion never dies

16:13 [CNN: Living] What's that baby thinking?

16:13 [CNN: Living] AOL mom: My baby was a 'scapegoat'

16:13 [CNN: Living] Photos: Westminster dog show

16:13 [zero hedge] Fed Chair Yellen's First Congressional Testimony - Live Feed

16:13 [zero hedge] Boehner Keeps On Folding: Now Proposes Clean Debt Ceiling Bill

16:13 [CNET News] Google inches closer to leasing NASA hangars, Moffett Federal Airfield

16:13 [CNET News] An Apple watch? The hints have been out there

16:14 [Spiegel] Letter from Sochi: The Olympic Debut of New Russia

16:14 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for February 11, 2014 /files/0211-630x354.jpg

16:14 [CNN] TNT cancels Frank Darabont's 'Mob City'

16:14 [CNN] Gambino family members arrested in joint US-Italy anti-mafia raids

16:14 [Fin24 News] Shrinkflation: Smaller items raise alarm

16:14 [BBC: Education] Parents spark four Ofsted inspections

16:14 [Reuters] Iran 'forever' comments on nuclear programme seen as sop to hardliners

16:16 [CNN: Living] 10 books for after a break-up

16:17 [The Independent] Widow of murdered Alexander Litvinenko wins High Court battle in fight for public inquiry

16:17 [The Independent] Philip Hammond confronted live on TV by furious Berkshire resident as Britain faces ‘wettest winter for 250 years’

16:17 [The Independent] National Crime Agency issues sex app warning

16:18 [Voice of America] VOA News: US Fed Chief Sees Continued Cuts in Economic Stimulus

16:18 [Reuters: politics] House Republicans aim to pass 'clean' debt limit bill: source

16:19 [CNN: Technology] How to sell yourself in 160 characters

16:19 [NPR] 'Mind-Boggling,' Historic Ice Storm Headed For Deep South

16:19 [Fox News: politics] Obama welcomes France's Hollande to White House to open lavish state visit

16:20 [Truthout] The One Percent Should Be Afraid: The New Norm in the Workplace Is Unstable

16:21 [Slashdot] Red Hat Hires CentOS Developers

16:22 [CNN: Living] Why ladylike style never dies

16:22 [Voice of America] Obama Welcomes France's Hollande for Talks at White House

16:24 [Raw Story] North Carolina high school crowns first-ever transgender homecoming king

16:24 [Raw Story] T-Pain slashes homophobia for six straight minutes, calling it ‘weird’

16:25 [CNN: Living] Photos from NY Fashion Week

16:25 [Truthout] The Accessories to War Crimes Are Those Paid to Keep the Record Straight

16:25 [Reuters] Italy, U.S. police crack big mafia drug ring

16:27 [The Hindu - News] NSA used phone data for drone targeting

16:28 [Voice of America] Thai Re-Vote to be Held in April

16:29 [NPR] Female Ski Jumpers Finally Make Their Olympic Debut

16:30 [Reuters] Trawl the Net, says Congress report on U.S. security clearances

16:32 [CNN] Defendant testifies in Florida loud-music murder trial

16:32 [msnbc: politics] House GOP to Move Clean Debt Ceiling Extension

16:32 [The Independent] Do you play as Voldemort or Superman? Study shows virtual roleplay affects behaviour

16:32 [The Independent] Jade Jagger reveals she’s six months pregnant at the same time as her daughter Assisi

16:32 [The Independent] Children with autism are illegally excluded from school activities study finds

16:34 [The Atlantic: Technology] 5 Intriguing Things: Tuesday, 2/11

16:34 [The Atlantic: Technology] A New iPhone App Catalogues and Maps U.S. Drone Killings

16:34 [The Atlantic: Technology] Listen to the Boston Symphony Orchestra Stop a Performance to Announce JFK's Assassination

16:34 [Deutsche Welle] Brahimi: Little progress in second day of Syria talks in Geneva

16:34 [Deutsche Welle] US Fed chief Yellen to stay course on tapering despite faltering jobs growth

16:34 [Deutsche Welle] Berlusconi comeback in European elections?

16:34 [NPR] Boehner Agrees To Bring Clean Debt Ceiling Bill To The Floor

16:34 [Amnesty International] Qatar: New standards for migrant workers just a starting point

16:34 [Voice of America] Military Plane Crashes in Algeria, 103 Dead

16:34 [Global Voices] Art Arises From Snow-Covered Tokyo

16:36 [Reuters: politics] Trawl the Net, says Congress report on U.S. security clearances

16:36 [Guardian] Syria ceasefire: peace talks not making much progress, says UN mediator

16:38 [CNN: Crime] Italian police, FBI join in anti-mafia raid

16:39 [Raw Story] Not joining the pot parade: Texas Gov. Rick Perry links marijuana legalization to murder

16:39 [Raw Story] Rep. Phil Roe: Obamacare shouldn’t cover pregnancies because my wife is ‘fixed’

16:39 [Raw Story] Catholics mark a year since Pope Benedict XVI resignation

16:39 [Global Voices] “Dreamlike Kyrgyzstan” As Seen by a Photographer

16:39 [The Hindu - News] Congress expels six Andhra Pradesh MPs opposing Telangana

16:40 [CNET News] Get a 5,000mAh mobile charger for $16.99 shipped

16:40 [Fox News: politics] Thought Police: Firms must swear ObamaCare not a factor in firings

16:42 [Reuters: politics] U.S. intelligence director does not believe Karzai will sign security pact

16:42 [Reuters: politics] US House Republicans to advance 'clean' debt limit: Boehner

16:43 [CNN: Health] Woman with flu dies 3 weeks after losing baby

16:44 [Raw Story] Scandal-plagued Barclays bank raises bonuses after axing thousands of jobs

16:44 [Raw Story] ‘Dumb Starbucks’ in Los Angeles closed after Canadian comedian reveals stunt

16:44 [Raw Story] Polio returns to Afghan capital after 13 years

16:44 [NPR] Holder Calls For Restoring Felons' Voting Rights

16:45 [Pravda] Berlin - Clooney film unconvincing

16:45 [Pravda] Barça, Real, Atlético with horns locked

16:46 [Guardian] British forces' century of unbroken warfare set to end with Afghanistan exit

16:47 [The Independent] Valentine's Day: One in 12 married men will be giving gifts to women other than their wives

16:48 [Telegraph] Is intelligence written in the genes?

16:48 [msnbc: politics] Senate Budget Battle May Hit Undocumented Kids Hardest

16:49 [The Progressive] 'Jesus Camp' Goes to Africa in 'God Loves Uganda'

16:49 [Raw Story] Drug raids target New York’s Gambino family and Italy’s ‘Ndrangheta mafia

16:49 [NPR] The Internet Flexes Political Muscle With Anti-NSA Protest

16:49 [CNN] Targeting Americans with drones OK, says ex-Bush attorney general

16:49 [Anarchist news] Capitol Hill: Microsoft Connector Bus Blocked For 45 Minutes

16:51 [zero hedge] 2013 Wholesale Inventories Rise At Slowest Pace In 4 Years

16:51 [zero hedge] 14 Turkish Protesters Jailed For 2 Years For "Insulting" Prime Minister

16:51 [Reuters: politics] U.S. court strikes down IRS rules for tax-return preparers

16:52 [Guardian] Police break transatlantic network of US and Italian crime families

16:53 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Why North Korea Today Is Not East Germany 1989

16:54 [The Atlantic: Politics] No Place Like Sochi: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

16:54 [Fin24 News] Google tax debate hots up

16:55 [Slashdot] IBM Employees Caught Editing Wikipedia

16:57 [Reuters] Iran 'forever' comments on nuclear program seen as sop to hardliners

16:58 [Voice of America] US Fed Chief Sees Continued Cuts in Economic Stimulus

16:58 [CNN] World tallest building's developer threatens to stop elevators over fees row

16:58 [Fox News: politics] Holder urges states to restore voting rights to ex-prison inmates

17:01 [Truthout] In the Darkness of Dick Cheney: The Smile of Secret Power

17:01 [Reuters: politics] Court strikes down IRS rules for tax-return preparers

17:01 [Reuters: politics] House Republicans to advance 'clean' debt limit: Boehner

17:03 [CNN] Qatar 2022: Will new charter protect migrant workers at World Cup?

17:03 [The Independent] RSPCA hits out at 'awful' Neknomination craze after man in Kent downs drink blended with mice, live grasshoppers and a spider

17:04 [NPR] N.Y. Immigrants Find They Can Earn Bread And Butter From Baking

17:04 [Mother Jones] Boehner Gives in, Introduces Clean Debt Ceiling Bill /files/blog_boehner_eyes.jpg

17:04 [Russia Today] First US missile shield destroyer arrives in Europe http://rt.com

17:04 [AL JAZEERA] More Nazi-looted art discovered

17:04 [] Police recommend former chief rabbi be indicted for taking bribes

17:05 [Guardian] Former GCHQ boss Sir David Omand questioned by MPs: Politics live blog

17:05 [CNN] What's your baby thinking?

17:07 [CNET News] Windows Phone 8.1 features leaked by developer

17:09 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for February 11, 2014

17:09 [] Democracy Now!: The Day We Fight Back: Activism Sweeps the Internet with Global Action Against Mass Surveillance

17:09 [] Democracy Now!: The Sixth Extinction: Elizabeth Kolbert on How Humans Are Causing Largest Die-Off Since Dinosaur Age

17:09 [] Democracy Now!: Bridgegate Scandal Grows As NJ Lawmakers Issue 18 Subpoenas To Christie's Office, Port Authority

17:09 [Fox News: politics] 'Free Pass'? Lawmakers say administration flouting law by releasing asylum seekers

17:10 [BBC: Entertainment] Penguin India 'to recall' Hindu book

17:14 [Deutsche Welle] New trove of Gurlitt artwork found in Austria

17:16 [The Hindu - News] A legislative history of the 15th Lok Sabha

17:17 [CNN: Living] What do babies think about?

17:18 [Voice of America] Warm Weather Disrupting Sochi Games

17:18 [Telegraph] Women bishops plan fast-tracked after warning change 'urgently needed'

17:18 [Telegraph] Half of people with dementia suffer malnutrition, new report warns

17:18 [Telegraph] Young veterans need more help returning to Civvy Street

17:19 [The Atlantic: National] So, Where Do You Live? What Do You Do?

17:19 [Deutsche Welle] Debate intensifies over possible German army training mission in Somalia

17:19 [Deutsche Welle] Cyprus peace talks resume after two-year break

17:19 [NPR] We Are Just Not Here Anymore

17:19 [NPR] Immigration Turbulence Buffets Boehner

17:19 [Slate Magazine] How Bill de Blasio Can Fix NYC Housing

17:20 [Fox News: politics] Boehner says GOP to advance 'clean' debt limit hike

17:23 [Truthdig] Breaking NFL Barriers

17:23 [Truthdig] Stephen Colbert Spent All Weekend Watching the Sochi Olympics, and Here Are His Only Complaints

17:24 [OpEdNews] A Spark of Sense In A Sea Of Senility: Robertson's Take On Creationism Causes Fundamentalist Heads To Explode!

17:24 [OpEdNews] E-Cigarettes: Friend Or Foe

17:24 [CNET News] China's Alibaba plans US e-commerce push with 11 Main

17:25 [Reuters: politics] House Republicans aim to pass 'clean' debt limit bill

17:25 [CNN] Survey: Online trolls are 'everyday sadists'

17:26 [zero hedge] Stolper Is Stolpered Out: Goldman's Chief FX Strategist Leaving The Firm

17:26 [zero hedge] BaRCLaY'S Zoo

17:26 [CNN: Money] How to navigate the murky world of credit scores

17:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Corrections and Clarifications - February 12, 2014

17:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] Paranoia grips journalists at Sochi

17:33 [Truthdig] Should the New York Times Apologize for Publishing Only One Side of the Farrow-Allen Controversy?

17:33 [Truthdig] Out of the Closet

17:33 [Big Think] Thomas Edison on Perseverance

17:34 [Campaign For Liberty] The Day We Fight Back!

17:34 [OpEdNews] A Faux ---Humanitarian Pause--- in Homs?

17:34 [OpEdNews] Changing the world-the psychology of belief

17:34 [The Independent] Donald Trump loses court battle against Aberdeen offshore wind farm near tycoon's golf resort

17:34 [The Independent] First openly gay NFL hopeful Michael Sam told football 'is a MAN sport' by Mississippi State player Rufus Warren

17:34 [Telegraph] Shirley Temple: in pictures

17:35 [Fin24 News] Rand fails to consolidate data-driven gains

17:37 [BBC: Technology] VIDEO: From sexting to tiffs, how gadgets influence your lovelife

17:38 [CNN] Facebook Fast Facts

17:38 [Disinformation] Two + Two Does Not Equal Five: Will the Real Terrorist and Drug Lords Please Stand up

17:39 [Fin24 News] Vavi mum on Cosatu House report

17:39 [Slashdot] FSF Approves TAZ 3 Printer As Privacy Respecting

17:40 [CNN: Money] Costas' eye costs him a night in anchor seat

17:42 [Truthout] Duke Energy's Cost of Doing Business: Regulators Impose Minor Fine Over Coal Ash Pollution

17:42 [CNN] Report: Algerian military plane crash kills 103

17:42 [CNN] Opinion: Is a gold medal all that matters?

17:42 [CNN] Travel Photo of the Day

17:43 [msnbc: politics] House to Vote Tuesday on Debt Limit Extension

17:43 [msnbc: politics] COMING UP: Obama, Hollande Hold News Conference

17:44 [Voice of America] Grenade Attack Kills 11 in Pakistani Cinema

17:44 [OpEdNews] Obama Administration Plots Next Extrajudicial Murder

17:45 [Fin24 News] JSE falls slightly as retailers weigh

17:46 [CNN] Leaders seek to halt illegal wildlife trade risking elephants, rhinos

17:46 [CNN] Appreciation: Shirley Temple, the model child star

17:47 [Reuters] Turkish editor hits out at media coercion under Erdogan

17:48 [msnbc: politics] Bon Appetit! White House Preps for State Dinner

17:49 [Russia Today] Trooper sues more than 100 cops for harrasment after pulling over Miami police officer http://rt.com

17:49 [CNN: Living] 15 best famous wedding dresses

17:49 [] Israel's Supreme Court orders new election in Beit Shemesh

17:49 [OpEdNews] Pharmaceutical Conquest: How "Big Pharma" Slipped us a Sedative and Stole our Constitution

17:49 [OpEdNews] New Book on Economic Inequality Reports that It Peaked in 1910, Right Before WW I

17:49 [OpEdNews] Putting Big Brother in the Driver---s Seat: V2V Transmitters, Black Boxes & Drones

17:50 [The Independent] OUTLOOK: Bankers still having their cake and eating it

17:50 [Telegraph] China and Taiwan plan to open offices after first official talks

17:50 [Telegraph] China's Communist officials face anti-corruption exam

17:50 [Telegraph] Teachers should be made to 'fear failure', says headmaster

17:50 [Telegraph] Inside Peshawar's last porn cinema

17:51 [CNET News] How will Sprint's Framily fare against T-Mobile's ETF buyout?

17:52 [BBC: Also in the news] Costumed Burmese leader puzzles press

17:54 [BBC: Health] Tiny motors controlled in human cell

17:54 [Russia Today] Trooper sues more than 100 cops for harassment after pulling over Miami police officer http://rt.com

17:54 [Russia Today] North Carolina doctors may have exposed 18 patients to deadly, incurable brain disease http://rt.com

17:54 [AL JAZEERA] US condemns Afghan move to release detainees

17:54 [OpEdNews] Russia Scores Low in Olympic Competition for International Respect

17:54 [Slashdot] A Dedicated Shell For Git Commands

17:55 [Guardian] China and Taiwan agree to establish representative offices in historic talks

17:57 [CNET News] Xbox One to score multiplayer update, stereo headset

17:57 [Truthout] Chris Hedges: Capitalism's Sacrifice Zones, Collapse and the Antidote to Defeatism

17:58 [CNN] Sochi 2014: Russia's gold rush - paradise lost, or found?

17:59 [Raw Story] Alabama Republican proposes bill setting aside 15 minutes for daily prayer in public schools

17:59 [Raw Story] University tears down ‘Flying Spaghetti Monster’ posters for offending Christians

17:59 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Republicans Are Surrendering on the Debt Ceiling

17:59 [OpEdNews] Superpower Status Supersedes Domestic Tranquility

18:01 [CNN: Money] Virgin Galactic space flights set for this year

18:01 [Guardian] UK floods: Cameron says money is 'no object'– live updates

18:04 [The Atlantic: Technology] How California Got Its Dew Back

18:04 [Slate Magazine] The Olympics Rage-o-Meter

18:04 [Mother Jones] We Shouldn't Denigrate the Diginity of Work, Even Accidentally

18:04 [Russia Today] ‘Biggest ever’? Massive DDoS-attack hits EU, US http://rt.com

18:04 [OpEdNews] Has the NFL Become Too Powerful?

18:04 [OpEdNews] A People's Movement to End All War

18:05 [Guardian] UK floods: Cameron says 'money is no object'– live updates

18:05 [The Hindu - News] Finance Ministry to withdraw conciliation proposal with Vodafone

18:06 [The Independent] Justin Bieber’s waxwork retires due to excessive groping

18:06 [The Independent] Spoof Jobcentre Plus account back on Twitter

18:06 [The Independent] 'Fear is good' says head of independent school

18:06 [Topix Activism News] Secular Egyptian detainees complain of police torture

18:08 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: The Monuments Men: Clooney and Damon

18:09 [] Algerian army plane crashes, 1 survivor, 102 dead, says intel officer

18:11 [msnbc: politics] Bon Appetit! White House Preps for State Dinner

18:11 [zero hedge] Yellen Speaks - S&P (and USDJPY) Surge Above Key Technical Level

18:13 [CNET News] Revolution, Geeksphone's top-end Firefox OS phone, on sale Feb. 20

18:13 [CNET News] 'RoboCop' not so sci-fi anymore

18:13 [Big Think] A New Timeline for Mysterious Permian Extinction

18:14 [Fox News] Boehner blinks on debt ceiling, vote set

18:14 [Fox News] FOX NEWS FIRST Firms must swear health law not a factor in firings /i/redes/icon-video.gif

18:14 [Fox News] CARTEL MURDER QUOTA Hitman testifies he lost count after 800 killings

18:14 [Fox News] CAPTAIN TO BLAME Report finds HMS Bounty skipper sailed into Sandy

18:14 [Fox News] DEATH FROM ABOVE Parachute bombs rain silent terror on Sudan

18:14 [NPR] China, Taiwan Hold First Direct Talks Since 1949

18:16 [Pravda] In Sochi, Americans support Russian law against gay propaganda

18:16 [Pravda] US scientists name the date for discovery of extraterrestrial intelligent life

18:17 [CNN] Defendant in loud-music trial: 'I thought I was going to be killed'

18:18 [The Hindu - News] Only education can rid Muslims of poverty, says Harsh Mander

18:18 [The Hindu - News] Centre’s conciliation talks with Vodafone fail

18:18 [Le Monde diplomatique] El Salvador, violence and impunity

18:19 [OpEdNews] Crisis of Capitalism

18:19 [CNN] Gambino, Bonanno family members held in joint US-Italy anti-mafia raid

18:22 [straight] Coun. Tim Stevenson says trip to Sochi exceeded his expectations in advancing LGBT rights /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/GregorRobertsonTimStevensonDec11_1.jpg

18:23 [Fin24 News] JD Group's bad debts spook investors

18:24 [The Progressive] Today, the Internet Fights Back Against Mass Surveillance

18:24 [AL JAZEERA] Homs mission 'a success' as Syria talks stall

18:25 [Global Voices] In Support of Lebanese Skier Jackie Chamoun

18:25 [CNN] Travelers get another winter wallop

18:25 [Guardian] Shirley Temple: Hollywood's original child star dies aged 85

18:26 [Slashdot] How Online Clues Located North Korea's Missile-Launcher Factories

18:30 [Global Voices] International Open Data Day Set for February 22

18:30 [AL JAZEERA] India book ban sparks controversy

18:31 [CNN: Travel] Travelers get another winter wallop

18:31 [BBC: Entertainment] One euro in damages for Jackson fans

18:31 [CNN] House Republicans drop bid to tie other issues to debt ceiling

18:31 [Pravda] Fascist remarks from Russian journalist outrage Olympic champions

18:31 [Pravda] Welcome Gibraltar!

18:31 [Pravda] EU to give 20 billion euros to Ukraine

18:32 [msnbc: politics] Analysis: GOP Retreat on Debt Limit A Second-Term Win for Obama

18:32 [msnbc: politics] Obama Heads to France in June To Mark D-Day Anniversary

18:32 [msnbc: politics] WATCH LIVE: Obama, Hollande Hold News Conference

18:33 [Disinformation] Stock Market Chart Looks Just Like 1929 Before The Crash

18:34 [Raw Story] Right-wing lawyer: Christian business owners the true victims of anti-LGBT discrimination

18:34 [Raw Story] Man wanted for groping 11-year-old girl in public is notorious abortion clinic bomber

18:34 [The Progressive] Privatizing the Postal Service Sells Out Workers and America

18:34 [Deutsche Welle] EU allows DuPont Pioneer's GM supercorn

18:34 [Mother Jones] Boehner Struggles to Find 18 Republicans Who Don't Want to Nuke the Economy

18:35 [CNN: Money] Bitcoin's very bad few weeks

18:35 [Guardian] Grenade attack on Pakistani cinema kills 12 and injures at least 20

18:36 [Financial Times] Yellen pledges continuity in Fed policy

18:37 [Telegraph] Environment Agency: 'No end in sight' to flooding misery

18:37 [Telegraph] Bombers attack Pakistani cinema for playing porn films

18:37 [CNN] David Beckham Fast Facts

18:39 [Financial Times] OECD admits eurozone forecasting errors

18:39 [Russia Today] Norway to follow in Switzerland’s footsteps with immigration vote? http://rt.com

18:39 [] Sharansky: Tens of thousands of descendants of forced converts want to immigrate to Israel

18:40 [CNN: Entertainment] Famed star Shirley Temple dies at 85

18:40 [CNN: Travel] 7 golden Russia travel tips

18:40 [CNN: Travel] Another winter travel wallop

18:40 [The Hindu - News] Dip in gold, silver imports helps narrow trade deficit

18:40 [Voice of America] Reuters: More Arrests in Venezuela Protests; Maduro Slams 'Coup-seekers'

18:41 [Slashdot] What Are the Weirdest Places You've Spotted Linux?

18:41 [zero hedge] The Golden Age of Gas... Possibly: An Interview With The IEA

18:41 [zero hedge] Comrades In Arms: Obama Greets Francois Hollande - Live Webcast

18:41 [zero hedge] Illinois Taps The Onion To Sell Obamacare

18:41 [CNN] When can a government kill its own people?

18:42 [Voice of America] One Survivor From Algerian Plane Crash; 102 Killed

18:43 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Abe Road

18:46 [Reuters] House Republicans aim to pass 'clean' debt limit bill

18:47 [Pravda] Afghan veterans ask to revise negative assessment of war

18:48 [BBC: Technology] Scammers pounce on dead Flappy Bird

18:49 [Raw Story] No debt ceiling fight this time: House Republicans to advance a ‘clean’ bill

18:49 [Raw Story] Trawl the Internet for red flags, says Congressional report on U.S. security clearances

18:49 [Raw Story] Bitcoin price plunges after ‘Mt. Gox’ marketplace indefinitely halts withdrawals

18:49 [The Atlantic: National] An Experiment in Atlanta May Transform Care of Mentally Ill Prisoners

18:49 [] Pakistani Anti-Drone Activist Abducted, Disappeared /sites/

18:49 [OpEdNews] The Anti-Latell Report (VI): Aspillaga Story

18:50 [The Hindu - News] Banking to return to normal

18:50 [CNET News] Adorable amigurumi 'Doctor Who' dolls charm fans

18:50 [CNET News] Yes, there's already someone waiting in line for iPhone 6

18:51 [The Independent] Avoiding Valentine's Day?: Top 10 least romantic UK towns revealed

18:51 [The Independent] Dane Bowers given conditional discharge after pleading guilty to threatening Butlins staff in Bognor Regis

18:51 [The Independent] Winter Olympics 2014: Johnny Quinn, the bobsledder who smashed through a toilet door, gets trapped in elevator

18:51 [CNN] Obama calls conflict in Syria 'a horrendous situation'

18:52 [] As Uzbekistan's Utility To U.S. Drops, Military Aid Bolstered

18:54 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's Natalie Geisenberger wins gold in the women's luge

18:54 [] The Semantics of Obama's 'Targeted Killing'—Er, 'Assassination' Program

18:54 [] Pakistani Anti-Drone Activist Abducted, Disappeared /sites/

18:54 [Voice of America] US Warns of Possible Terror Threat in Uganda

18:54 [Voice of America] US May Avoid Last-Minute Borrowing Authority Showdown

18:54 [OpEdNews] Tomgram: Mark Danner, Still Living in Cheney's World

18:55 [CNN: Money] Can government create retirement savers

18:55 [Reuters: politics] Appeals court quashes IRS tax-return preparer crackdown

18:55 [Reuters: politics] Obama says U.S., France agree on continued enforcement of Iran sanctions

18:55 [Fin24 News] Comair shareholders in for a rich payday

18:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama To Travel To France For D-Day Anniversary In June

18:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Pascal Tessier, Gay Maryland Teen, Achieves Eagle Scout Milestone

18:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama: Syria Talks Far From Goal Of Halting Violence

18:56 [Reuters] Obama says U.S., France agree on continued enforcement of Iran sanctions

18:56 [CNN] Online, live protests target NSA surveillance

18:59 [Raw Story] Alleged gunman Michael Dunn testifies in Florida ‘loud rap music’ murder trial

18:59 [Raw Story] Texas couples go to court to overturn same-sex marriage ban

19:02 [CNET News] Date online? You're probably a sexter too

19:03 [Fox News: politics] John Walsh sworn in as new Montana senator to replace Baucus

19:03 [Disinformation] Douglas Rushkoff’s ‘Present Shock’ – Philip K. Dick segment

19:04 [Raw Story] Ex-Navy chaplain: Consequences of sin force gay soldiers to wear diapers in combat

19:04 [Deutsche Welle] UK residents grapple with poor government flood response

19:04 [Voice of America] VOA News: US Warns of Possible Terror Threat in Uganda

19:04 [OpEdNews] The Law Has Become Whatever They Say It Is

19:07 [CNN: Technology] Online, live protests target NSA surveillance

19:07 [The Independent] UK weather: Residents in Berkshire say military response is 24 hours too late

19:07 [Telegraph] 'I'm the other black guy' - Samuel L Jackson unloads on TV reporter

19:08 [Big Think] The Necessity of Creative Risk Taking

19:08 [Big Think] How to Beat the Planning Fallacy

19:08 [Big Think] What Should Today’s Executives and Managers Really Be Managing?

19:09 [Raw Story] Pakistani anti-drone activist kidnapped days before scheduled European testimony

19:09 [The Progressive] Obama Considers Drone-Killing an American Citizen //

19:09 [The Hindu - News] GOP views may speed up immigration reform

19:09 [] Israeli duo qualifies for Sochi figure skating finals

19:10 [msnbc: politics] Obama: Syria Is 'Crumbling'

19:10 [CNN] 8 roadside curiosities worth the stop

19:11 [The Hindu - News] HC nixes attempt to close Kannada medium school

19:11 [CNN: Money] Netflix is a market gold medalist

19:11 [CNN: Money] Stocks up as investors cheer Yellen

19:11 [CNN: Money] Why India's emerging market is in trouble

19:11 [Fin24 News] Cosatu hits out at pro-Vavi unions

19:12 [] Kazakhstan: Retrial Fails to Put Political Killing to Rest

19:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] New Jersey Allows Christie Campaign To Raise Money For Legal Fees

19:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] These 15 Football Honchos Are Standing With Michael Sam

19:14 [Guardian] David Cameron cancels Middle East visit to lead flooding response

19:14 [NPR] Obama Will Travel To France For D-Day Anniversary

19:14 [zero hedge] Gold Rallies Ahead Of Yellen Testimony - Up 6.6% YTD

19:14 [zero hedge] S&P 500 Jumps To Best 4-Day Run In 13 Months

19:15 [OpEdNews] Rand Paul's Woman Problem

19:17 [The Hindu - News] Cell to recover tax from high value properties proposed

19:17 [CNN] Obama says little wiggle room for Iran to in nuke talks

19:18 [AL JAZEERA] Penguin India to recall book on Hinduism

19:18 [CNN] McDonald's breakthrough: Weird places to find the golden arches

19:19 [Raw Story] Laser pointers targeting aircraft in New York jump 39 percent: FBI

19:19 [The Hindu - News] A tale of two Internet campaigns

19:19 [Slate Magazine] What’s Holding Back American Teenagers?

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama Vows To Enforce Iran Sanctions, Says U.S. Will Come Down On Violators 'Like A Ton Of Bricks'

19:21 [Reuters: politics] Deliberations suspended in New Orleans ex-mayor graft trial

19:23 [The Independent] Thai princess uses social media to ‘declare war’: Photos posted by Princess Chulabhorn Mahidol widely interpreted as a sign of her support for anti-government protesters

19:23 [straight] TJ Dawe's The Fugue Fugue reimagines life in the digital age /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_Fugue_2408.jpg

19:23 [straight] Dara Howell and Kim Lamarre capture two more Olympic medals for Canada in women’s slopestyle /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/lamarre2_140211.jpg

19:23 [Telegraph] Penguin accused of 'surrender' over book which angered Hindu fundamentalists

19:24 [The Onion] Conservative Acquaintance Annoyingly Not Racist

19:24 [The Onion] Olympian Has Always Dreamed About One Day Having Fun With Friends

19:27 [Slashdot] FBI: $10,000 Reward For Info On Anyone Who Points a Laser At an Aircraft

19:29 [Raw Story] Missouri man admits to mailing cat poop to employers who rejected him

19:29 [Raw Story] Another 60 works found in Cornelius Gurlitt’s spectacular ‘Nazi art trove’

19:31 [Reuters: politics] Hollande says trust restored with U.S. over spying revelations

19:31 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Senate likely to debate debt limit bill Wednesday: senior aide

19:31 [Fox News: politics] House panel approves bill banning cell phone calls on flights

19:32 [CNN: Crime] Defendant testifies in Florida loud-music murder trial

19:33 [The Hindu - News] “No, we’re not selling our land”

19:34 [The Atlantic: Technology] Everything We Know About How the NSA Tracks People's Physical Location

19:34 [Mother Jones] The Hillary Papers: Yet Another Conservative Bombshell That Strikes Out /files/blog_hillary_clinton_2013.jpg

19:35 [Reuters] Shirley Temple Black, former Hollywood child star, dies at 85

19:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] White House Forcefully Defends Latest Health Care Law Change

19:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hollande Visits the White House

19:37 [The Hindu - News] China, Taiwan hold historic talks

19:38 [The Independent] Shirley Temple: Child star who helped the US through the Depression and went to on serve two stints as an ambassador

19:38 [The Independent] Hynde 'superglued herself to protester' in anti-fracking blockade, court hears

19:38 [The Independent] Anti-drone activist Kareem Khan seized by armed men in Pakistan

19:38 [The Independent] 'Nazi art': collector Cornelius Gurlitt found to have more works at his Austria home

19:38 [The Independent] First the Ground Zero mosque, now the Times Square synagogue: Manhattan developer reveals another controversial construction project

19:38 [The Independent] Travel chaos spreads as bad weather continues to batter the UK

19:38 [The Independent] UK weather: Surrey gets first reports of thieves stealing sandbags

19:38 [The Independent] The destruction of the idols: Syria’s patrimony at risk from extremists

19:39 [Raw Story] Idaho cop shoots disabled man’s service dog at son’s 9th birthday party

19:39 [Deutsche Welle] Radical 'Pravy Sektor' group shifts Kyiv protests to the right

19:39 [] New GMO Corn Could Be Pushed on Europe Despite Widespread Political Opposition /sites/

19:39 [The Hindu - News] Pedalling all the way for a fair and just cause

19:41 [The Hindu - News] 12 killed as three grenades rock Peshawar cinema

19:42 [Fin24 News] No fishing rights appeals made - dept

19:42 [zero hedge] Lowest Dealer Take Down, Highest Indirects Since August 2011 In Today's 3 Year Auction

19:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Was Reagan's Decision to Cut-and-Run Really so Courageous?

19:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Why Gloria Steinem Says She And Jennifer Aniston Are In 'Deep Shit'

19:43 [CNN] Breadwinner moms may be less happy, says survey

19:44 [The Hindu - News] Guava growers hold stir outside BBMP

19:44 [The Hindu - News] Fees fixed, concerns remain

19:44 [Slate Magazine] Groundhog Day's Cherry Street Inn Is on the Market

19:45 [CNN: Living] Survey: Reluctant breadwinner moms are less happy

19:45 [CNET News] Fly6 watches your back with video camera taillight

19:46 [The Hindu - News] China backs Sri Lanka ahead of U.N. meet

19:46 [The Hindu - News] CCB busts flesh trade racket

19:46 [The Hindu - News] Humayun Mahal to get new lease of life

19:46 [CNN: Travel] 8 roadside curiosities worth the stop

19:47 [CNN: Money] Stocks surge as investors cheer Yellen

19:47 [CNN: Money] Yellen talks jobs, stimulus

19:47 [CNN: Money] The disconnect between AOL's stock and 'distressed babies'

19:48 [Guardian] Aid workers in Homs race to evacuate civilians before Syrian ceasefire ends

19:48 [Guardian] Richard III's DNA to be analysed to create complete genome sequence

19:49 [Deutsche Welle] Simpson: 'Eritrean refugees are tortured in Egypt and Sudan'

19:49 [CNN: Politics] What happened to Monica?

19:49 [CNN: Politics] GOP: W.H. misread Benghazi

19:49 [CNN: Politics] House Republicans drop bid to tie other issues to debt ceiling

19:49 [Russia Today] Elite US troops trained to use backpack nukes http://rt.com

19:49 [CNN: Living] Breadwinner moms seek balance

19:50 [CNET News] Ken Burns app pans and zooms onto iPad

19:52 [The Hindu - News] Highest number of Olive Ridley nests seen in a day

19:52 [The Hindu - News] 786 from IIT-M placed as 1st phase of hiring ends

19:52 [straight] Where to go to share fondue, hot pots, and Korean barbecue in Vancouver /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FOO_BestEatsCapstone2_2408.jpg

19:52 [straight] Gwynne Dyer: Burma's next president /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/files/images/inline/COL_NEWS3_2268.jpg

19:52 [straight] Kurtwood Smith beat Aaron Paul to the punch with Robocop's immortal "bitches leave" /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/smith1.jpg

19:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Why The Three Biggest Economic Lessons Were Forgotten

19:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Washington Death Penalty Suspended By Governor Jay Inslee

19:54 [The Atlantic: In Focus] 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, Part I

19:54 [The Atlantic: International] Why 'Brain Drain' Can Actually Benefit African Countries

19:55 [] Hate crimes of the Holy Land - now also available in Los Angeles

19:55 [] Obama: U.S. will come down 'like a ton of bricks' on firms that violate Iran sanctions

19:55 [] Polish activist, Israeli Holocaust scholar among Dan David Prize winners for 2014

19:55 [CNN: Politics] GOP investigation says W.H. didn't recognize Benghazi threat

19:55 [Telegraph] David Cameron: 'money no object' for flood relief

19:56 [The Hindu - News] 40 ill after consuming toddy

19:56 [zero hedge] "Dear John, It's Over!" - Tea Party Group Launches "Replace Boehner" Petition

19:56 [zero hedge] Is the Stock Market Repeating the 1929 Run Up to the Great Depression?

19:56 [CNN: Money] Those crazy pants on Norway's curling team

19:57 [CNN] Opinion: Michael Sam smashes status quo

19:57 [BBC: Science & Environment] EU defies opposition to GM maize

19:59 [Mother Jones] Google Reads My Mind (And My Web Searches) Once Again /files/blog_sandberg_cables.jpg

19:59 [NPR] Shaun White Falls Just Short Of Three-Peat Quest In Half-Pipe

20:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The New RoboCop Movie Has A Lot More Rob Ford Than The Original

20:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] This 1959 Interview Is Terrifyingly Relevant

20:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] A Midwest Republican Senator Crusades Against the Corruption of Money in Politics

20:01 [Fox News: politics] Washington state Gov. Inslee suspends death penalty

20:01 [CNET News] Klout said to score a buyer for influence business

20:02 [Reuters] Yellen stays the course, says Fed to keep trimming stimulus

20:02 [The Hindu - News] Traffic police come to rescue of elderly woman

20:02 [The Hindu - News] Lax GHMC absolves builders from paying cess

20:02 [AL JAZEERA] Rights for workers in Qatar outlined

20:02 [Voice of America] William Eagle: African Think Tanks Brainstorm Their Future

20:03 [CNN] Another U.S. citizen a potential drone target

20:04 [The Atlantic: Technology] What the Luge Looks Like, to a Luger

20:04 [The Hindu - News] Heaps of garbage make Mayor see red

20:04 [Slate Magazine] Reprisals for Revolutionaries

20:04 [Slate Magazine] The Pot Question

20:04 [Slate Magazine] The Most Unlikely Friday Night Lights Reunion Possible

20:05 [Reuters: politics] Washington state governor declares death penalty moratorium

20:06 [The Hindu - News] UK couple kidnap case: Scotland Yard comes calling

20:06 [The Hindu - News] Student set on fire by friend’s family

20:06 [Voice of America] Authorities Break Up Italy-US Mafia Alliance

20:08 [CNET News] No, Flappy Bird developer didn't give up on $50,000 a day

20:08 [CNET News] Microsoft's Surface 2 cleared for takeoff -- and landing

20:08 [Voice of America] Authorities Break Up Italy-US Mafia Alliance

20:09 [Raw Story] Sochi flame lighter blames racist Obama tweet on hackers

20:09 [Raw Story] Oakland: The city that told Google to get lost

20:09 [Telegraph] Obama might be showing the French some love, but Britain should not despair

20:09 [Telegraph] Fighters join ranks of Syrian opposition for peace talks

20:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Virginia Senate Votes To Repeal Ultrasound Mandate

20:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rand Paul on the Attack

20:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Another Black Republican Spins the Laughable Fantasy That Blacks Will Embrace the GOP

20:12 [The Hindu - News] Budgeting dilemma for minority welfare department

20:13 [Slashdot] South Carolina Education Committee Removes Evolution From Standards

20:13 [CNET News] The 404 1,424: Where we say Good Night to you (podcast)

20:13 [CNET News] Smell ya later: Scientists want to track you by your scent

20:14 [Big Think] Why You Gotta Move to the City

20:14 [zero hedge] Another Bitcoin Flash Crash Imminent? Second Major Exchange Follows MtGox In Suspending Withdrawals

20:14 [NPR] Washington Governor Declares Moratorium On Death Penalty

20:15 [Global Voices] Tajik Team at Olympics Opening Ceremony Included a Russian “Tourist”

20:16 [The Hindu - News] Soar to skies to profess love this V-Day

20:18 [Reuters] Shirley Temple Black, child star who became diplomat, dies at 85

20:20 [OpEdNews] Why The Three Biggest Economic Lessons Were Forgotten

20:20 [The Hindu - News] IPL-VII auction: 512 players go under the hammer

20:21 [msnbc: politics] Christie: Scandal 'Extraordinary Disappointment'

20:22 [straight] The Georgia Straight presents Augustana at Venue /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/Augustana%2020130211.jpg

20:22 [Doctors Without Borders] South Sudan: Insecurity in Leer Has Devastating Consequences for Those Hiding in the Bush

20:22 [Reuters: politics] Democrats seek probe of U.S. contractor for security checks

20:22 [The Onion] Report: Seasonal Depression Still Better Than Purchasing Tiny Sunshine Lamp

20:23 [Reuters] Democrats seek probe of U.S. contractor for security checks

20:24 [The Hindu - News] Rise in serious fire accidents in 2013

20:25 [Voice of America] Obama Welcomes France's Hollande for Talks at White House

20:25 [Global Voices] e-Booklets for Syrian Activists

20:26 [Telegraph] Spain invites descendants of Sephardic Jews expelled 500 years ago to return

20:26 [Telegraph] Chris Christie traffic scandal investigators request aviation records

20:28 [CNN: Politics] Obama: ACA delay not meant to 'punish'

20:29 [The Hindu - News] China says patrols are ‘routine’

20:29 [Voice of America] 9 Killed In Iraq Bombing

20:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] A Very Short Memo to the GOP

20:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Phil Roe: Obamacare Shouldn't Provide Reproductive Coverage Because My Wife & I Are 'Fixed'

20:30 [CNET News] Next-gen Net en route: Google's IPv6 traffic exceeds 3 percent

20:31 [CNN: Politics] Lawmakers threaten hearings over Washington Redskins' name

20:32 [CNN] Captain's 'reckless' decision led to Bounty sinking, NTSB says

20:32 [Guardian] Donald Trump buys Irish golf resort after losing Scotland court battle

20:33 [CNN: Money] Dow gets back to 16,000

20:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Taronga killed 74 animals in a year

20:34 [Mother Jones] When Shirley Temple Black Was a Vietnam War Hawk on the Campaign Trail /files/20111221_zaf_g49_052.jpg

20:34 [Russia Today] Appeals court says Gitmo detainees can challenge force-feeding http://rt.com

20:35 [CNET News] Yahoo buys maker of 'Days' app to bolster mobile team

20:36 [straight] Imagine Dragons tears the house down at Rogers Arena /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ImagineDragons2014.png

20:37 [The Hindu - News] Pandemonium in J&K House

20:37 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal fires salvo against Moily, Mukesh on gas pricing

20:37 [The Hindu - News] World Olympic body lifts IOA ban

20:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Ballad of Chris Christie and Sabina Rose

20:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] American Worker Mobility Act Would Pay Jobless Workers To Relocate

20:39 [] West Virginia Hit Again as Rupture Spews Coal Slurry Into Creek

20:39 [Moral Low Ground] Did a California Taco Bell Lock a Homeless Man in a Dumpster?

20:40 [CNET News] T-Mobile Moto X gets Android 4.4.2 update first

20:40 [Fin24 News] Duarte: ANC champion of high job rate

20:42 [Telegraph] Turin Shroud may date from time of Jesus

20:42 [Telegraph] Russia's youngest boy racer takes car stunt in his stride

20:42 [Telegraph] Barack Obama refuses to say whether France has overtaken Britain as America's closest ally

20:42 [Telegraph] Bomb squad alert as 'suspect packages' sent to military recruiting offices

20:43 [msnbc: politics] The Perils of Being a Presidential Frontrunner

20:44 [Campaign For Liberty] Ron Paul Statement On Yellen Hearing

20:44 [zero hedge] Why Draghi's OMT "Whatever It Takes" Dream Is Fundamentally Flawed

20:44 [NPR] In Two Long-Frozen Asian Disputes, Everyone Agrees To Talk

20:45 [Reuters] U.S. House Republicans capitulate on debt limit, offer 'clean' increase

20:45 [Reuters] Syria peace talks make little progress, says envoy

20:46 [Fox News] Iran aims to send message to US... with 'rust-bucket' warships

20:46 [Fox News] BOEHNER BLINKSSpeaker sets debt-limit vote, no strings attached

20:47 [CNN] Obama, Hollande talk up U.S.-France ties

20:47 [Fox News] Italy, US crack down on mafia drug smuggling

20:47 [Fox News] House panel OKs bill banning phone calls on flights

20:47 [Fox News] Captain made 'reckless decision' in sailing HMS Bounty into Superstorm Sandy, report says

20:47 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Wash. gov suspends death penalty

20:49 [CBC: politics] Budget 2014: Live chat and CBC News special coverage

20:49 [Raw Story] Tesla cars so easy to buy online, Ohio auto dealers want a law to shut them out

20:49 [The Atlantic: National] Does a Korean Dog Deserve a Shot at the American Dream?

20:49 [Voice of America] Marthe van der Wolf: South Sudan Peace Talks Resume Despite Threatened Boycott

20:49 [The Hindu - News] Eighteen killed in two accidents in Malda

20:49 [The Hindu - News] Nancy Powell likely to meet Modi tomorrow

20:49 [CNN: Money] 750,000 military retiree pensions at stake

20:49 [CNN: Technology] Survey: Online trolls are 'sadists'

20:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] 'Choose Life' License Plate Struck Down By Federal Appeals Court

20:50 [New Internationalist] Compassion and conscience

20:50 [Reuters: politics] U.S. House Republicans capitulate on debt limit, offer 'clean' increase

20:50 [straight] Vancouver Symphony Orchestra's Pacific Rim Celebration was undeniably spectacular /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_VSO_Chang_2408.jpg

20:54 [NPR] Erin Hamlin Sets A U.S. First With Medal In Luge

20:55 [Reuters] More than 100 killed in military plane crash in Algeria

20:56 [Fox News: politics] Rubio: ObamaCare is an 'un-implementable' law

20:56 [The Onion] NASCAR Fans Realize Richard Petty May Not Be As Open-Minded As He Looks

20:57 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: Republicans Want to Hold Our Economy Hostage Again, and More

20:57 [CNN] Nevada stops defending ban against same-sex marriage

20:57 [CNET News] DARPA: 'Vanishing' spy tech will self-destruct in 3,2,1...

20:58 [Telegraph] More masterpieces found in German's 'Nazi art trove'

20:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Tyranny of Partisanship

20:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] U.S. Military Death Toll In Afghanistan At 2,169: Report

20:59 [The Hindu - News] Customers turn to private bank ATMs

20:59 [Slashdot] Massive New Cambrian-Era Fossil Bed Found

21:00 [CNN] Not this time: Lessons from Atlanta's stranded snow survivors

21:03 [The Hindu - News] Court reserves order on ‘right to die with dignity’

21:03 [The Hindu - News] Koirala assumes office

21:04 [Disinformation] The 14,000 Oil Spills Nobody is Talking About | Brainwash Update

21:06 [CNN: Living] Survey: Reluctant breadwinner moms not as happy

21:07 [Voice of America] Accused Gang Boss on Trial as Chinese National Despite US Citizenship

21:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] North Carolina Governor Announces Plans To Raise Teacher Pay, But Not Everyone Is Pleased

21:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Wyoming Senate Votes Down Execution By Firing Squad

21:07 [The Hindu - News] S-G says govt. can reject sole name mooted for CBI post

21:08 [The Hindu - Opinion] Changing landscape of free speech

21:08 [Fin24 News] Zim, China discuss aid for shaky economy

21:09 [Big Think] It's Time for Something New, and There's No Turning Back

21:09 [CNN] Suicidal at 4: Young and mentally ill

21:09 [msnbc: politics] Not This Again - Why We're Back on the Debt Ceiling Subject

21:12 [straight] Wines for Valentine's Day and beyond /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/FOO_Uncorked_2408.jpg

21:14 [Raw Story] ‘Loud music’ shooter cries about puppy on stand, says he ordered pizza after killing

21:14 [The Hindu - News] Kalas Mahal restoration work to begin next week

21:14 [The Hindu - Opinion] Memorial excesses

21:15 [] American author compares killing of giraffe to Holocaust

21:15 [zero hedge] What Does Bill Ackman Know About The Future Of Commercial Real Estate?

21:15 [msnbc: politics] U.S. Capitol Police Investigate Suspicious Vehicle

21:16 [OpEdNews] Has the Republican Brand Hit Bottom Yet?

21:16 [CNN] Hollywood is for lovers: Sexiest movie scenes

21:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] West Virginia Coal Slurry Spill: Kanawha Eagle Plant Leaks Into Fields Creek

21:18 [The Hindu - News] AAP lashes out at Modi

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Swansong?

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Bank strike

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Just not cricket

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Cracking the UPSC

21:18 [The Hindu - Opinion] Cricket’s moment of truth

21:19 [Deutsche Welle] US, Russia maneuver to influence Ukraine's political future

21:19 [CNN: Living] Survey: Breadwinner moms and happiness

21:20 [Financial Times] Penguin withdraws controversial Hindu book

21:20 [Reuters: politics] U.S. House panel advances bill banning cellphone calls on planes

21:20 [Reuters: politics] Hillary Clinton faces new barrage from the right over Benghazi

21:21 [msnbc: politics] Obama: France, England Like His Daughters

21:22 [Financial Times] Boehner drops conditions on US debt limit

21:22 [Truthout] Close the "Water's Edge" Loophole

21:23 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: South Africa to Deploy Technology to Improve Election Credibility

21:23 [Guardian] MoD IT consultant paid £2,000 a day to cover civil servant's job

21:24 [Raw Story] Ann Coulter: Obama acts like he’s from Kenya — and weed is a ‘legal retard pill’

21:24 [CNN: Politics] Obama will go to France to mark 'D-Day' anniversary

21:24 [The Hindu - News] Manipuri youth stabbed

21:25 [The Onion] Nitro Expected To Win Westminster Dog Fight

21:26 [CNN] 1 survivor, at least 77 dead in Algerian military plane crash

21:27 [] Georgia: Trying to Contain Drivers’ Inner Mad Max

21:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Deadly Winter Storm Slams Into Georgia And Parts Of The South

21:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama Legalizes Limited Hemp Farming

21:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] New York Times Editor: Government Requests To Hold Info Are 'Almost Blanket Policy'

21:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] I'm Pro-Choice and I'm a Man -- Why More Men Need to Speak Up For Reproductive Rights

21:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Drone use highlights questions for journalists

21:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Making sense of suicide

21:28 [Telegraph] Plebgate: Liberty intervenes

21:29 [Mother Jones] Will Democrats Kill the Filibuster Entirely Next Year?

21:29 [NPR] After 23 Years, Your Waiter Is Ready For A Raise

21:30 [Russia Today] ‘Inspiration’: Canadian mogul champ celebrates his gold with disabled brother (PHOTOS) http://rt.com

21:30 [Financial Times] Obama warns business on Iran sanctions

21:33 [CNN: Money] House votes to restore military pensions

21:33 [CNN] Canada: Brain-dead woman dies after son's birth

21:33 [Reuters] Algerian military plane crashes into mountain, 77 killed

21:34 [The Hindu - Opinion] The promise of regularisation

21:34 [The Hindu - News] Olive Ridley turtles begin mass nesting

21:34 [CNET News] Kohler offers lavatory landing lights

21:34 [CNET News] 3D video of sperm could help docs spot strong swimmers

21:35 [Guardian] Barclays condemned over £2.4bn bonuses

21:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Honoring Olympic-Sized National Service Heroes

21:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Liz Cheney Trailed Mike Enzi In Campaign Finances Before Quitting Race: Report

21:36 [CNN: Politics] Smerconish on Christie

21:37 [msnbc: politics] Kelly O'Donnell: Christie on GOP's need to be 'pragmatic'

21:39 [straight] Dance-music disciples pack Pacific Coliseum for all-ages Get Together 2014 /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/djchuckie.jpg

21:40 [Russia Today] New York mayor promises IDs for undocumented immigrants http://rt.com

21:41 [CNN: Living] End the war on Labs!

21:41 [Guardian] Woman who cancelled brother's wedding jailed for eight weeks

21:44 [CNN: Travel] Salvation Mountain and other curiosities

21:44 [Telegraph] What about Britain's gingers? Russia attacks Channel 4 over gay rights film

21:44 [The Hindu - News] Device that can ‘listen’ to bacteria

21:44 [Reuters: politics] New hopes for U.S. data breach law collide with old reality

21:44 [Reuters: politics] Obama defends latest delay to his healthcare law

21:45 [NPR] In Illinois Deal, The Onion Will Promote Health Insurance (Really)

21:46 [Slashdot] House Committee Approves Bill Banning In-Flight Phone Calls

21:48 [The Hindu - News] No takers for Gandhian tourism at Gujarat’s Kochrab Ashram

21:49 [CNN] Sochi 2014: White fails in halfpipe as women make historic leap

21:49 [CNN: Entertainment] Fmr. SNL star arrested after car crash

21:50 [Slate Magazine] Tumbling Ice

21:50 [zero hedge] Which Hedge Fund Strategies Will Work In 2014: Deutsche Bank's Take

21:51 [The Onion] College Graduate First Person In Family To Waste $160,000

21:51 [The Onion] Woman Has Boy Handwriting

21:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] For sale: Medibank readied for $4b float

21:51 [Global Voices] Iran: “Less” anti-U.S. Atmosphere

21:51 [Guardian] US envoy visits Okinawa amid long-running row over military bases

21:51 [Guardian] Spain moves to curb legal convention allowing trials of foreign rights abuses

21:52 [The Hindu - News] Parliament has 130 pending Bills

21:53 [msnbc: politics] House Reverses Pension Cuts to Military Vets

21:54 [The Atlantic: International] Shirley Temple's Other Career: Fiery Diplomat and African Chief

21:54 [] 'XL Dissent': Students Plan Mass Direct Action on Obama's Doorstep /sites/

21:55 [The Nation] How Dick Cheney Became the Most Powerful Vice President in History

21:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Howard's Daily: Clashing Currents of Political Philosophy

21:56 [Red Pepper] Barclays bonuses show old habits die hard

21:56 [zero hedge] Our Middleman-Skimming Economy

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Attack on Lok Satta Party leader triggers protest

21:59 [Voice of America] Michael Bowman: US Intel Chief: Karzai Unlikely to Sign US-Afghan Pact

21:59 [Voice of America] Reuters: Gold Glitters Among Looks at New York Fashion Week

21:59 [] Prominent Anti-Drone Activist Kidnapped in Pakistan /sites/

21:59 [] West Virginia Disaster Made Inevitable by Industry Neglect /sites/

21:59 [] Growing Revolt in Bosnia Unites People Against Elites /sites/

21:59 [] New GMO Corn Could Be Pushed on Europe Despite Widespread Political Opposition /sites/

21:59 [] West Virginia Hit Again as Rupture Spews Coal Slurry Into Creek

21:59 [] 'XL Dissent': Students Plan Mass Direct Action on Obama's Doorstep /sites/

22:00 [NPR] PHOTO: Sochi Olympic Park As Seen From Space

22:00 [] Attorney General urges court: Allow woman leave son uncircumcised

22:03 [The Hindu - News] Solar storm hits India-U.S. relations

22:04 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Mexico Deputises Vigilantes in Cartel Wars

22:04 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] An Iran in Flux Marks 35th Anniversary of Revolution

22:06 [Reuters: politics] Close race for successor to San Diego's disgraced ex-mayor

22:07 [The Hindu - News] Congress can’t be trusted, says Naidu

22:07 [Guardian] Party big guns to rule out currency union with Scotland

22:10 [Russia Today] Nanomotors in vivo: Tiny motors set to motion in live human cells http://rt.com

22:10 [Russia Today] Ohio National Guard portrayed gun rights supporters as domestic terrorists during drill http://rt.com

22:11 [The Hindu - News] Former IB officer challenges charge sheet in Ishrat case

22:11 [The Onion] Inspired Man Bolts Out Of Bed At 3 A.M. To Jot Down Great New Worry

22:11 [Voice of America] One Survivor From Algerian Plane Crash; 77 Killed

22:13 [CNET News] Sony said to be talking to Apple about camera for 'new' iPhone

22:14 [Raw Story] Tech groups and social activists team up for anti-NSA protest online

22:14 [Raw Story] Massachusetts pastor accused of beating girlfriend in church, then kidnapping her

22:14 [Raw Story] Brain-dead Canadian woman gives birth to son

22:14 [Raw Story] U.S. bans commercial trade of elephant ivory

22:14 [msnbc: politics] First Read Minute: I'm Sorry, So Sorry

22:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Minnesota GOP Senate Candidates Hold Private Debate At Members-Only Club

22:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Christie: Bridge Scandal Won't Impede Agenda

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Congress MLA Somashekar emulates Yeddyurappa

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Nido probe transferred to CBI

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Senior leaders exerting pressure on Congress to land plum posts

22:15 [The Hindu - News] A clash among old rivals in Chamarajanagar

22:15 [] Turkey PM: No reconciliation with Israel until end of Gaza siege

22:18 [Fox News: politics] House approves bill to restore military pensions

22:18 [CNET News] Head butt! Goat Simulator to become a real Steam game

22:19 [The Atlantic: National] How Much Money Is Hobby Lobby's Morality Worth?

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Farmers to get 50 per cent subsidy for solar fencing

22:19 [] Washington Governor: I Declare State Moratorium on Death Penalty /sites/

22:19 [Canadian Dimension] We All Lose in Canada’s Austerity Olympics

22:20 [CNN] Here we go again: 'Historic' ice storm poised to paralyze Southeast

22:21 [CNN: Living] Are money-making moms less happy?

22:22 [CBC: politics] Budget 2014: Flaherty comes close to surplus while keeping promises vague

22:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Where Is the Vote?

22:23 [The Hindu - News] High Court notice to Pinarayi in Lavalin case

22:23 [The Hindu - News] Give protection for Meera Jasmine’s marriage: HC

22:23 [The Hindu - News] IPL scam: IPS officer may be chargesheeted

22:24 [Topix Activism News] More arrests in Venezuela protests, Maduro slams 'coup-seekers'

22:25 [CNN: Entertainment] Hollywood is for lovers: Sexiest movie scenes

22:26 [Global Voices] Russia's Patriotic Overdrive in Sochi?

22:27 [straight] Video game developers want B.C. to renew Interactive Digital Media Tax Credit /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/files/images/wide/Howard%2520Donaldson%252001-09-2010.jpeg

22:27 [Voice of America] Cambodian Tribunal Considers Next Phase of Khmer Rouge Trial

22:27 [The Onion] Infographic: Tips For Disciplining Your Kids

22:28 [CNN] Chick-fil-A to serve antibiotic-free chicken

22:28 [CNN: Money] Stocks surge

22:29 [Raw Story] Church of England backs fast-tracking women bishops

22:29 [Voice of America] Obama Declares Emergency in Georgia as Ice Storm Approaches

22:29 [The Hindu - News] Centre could choose from a panel of names for CBI post: Parasaran

22:30 [zero hedge] The S&P Welcomes Janet Yellen With Best Run In Over 2 Years (But Gold Leads)

22:30 [NPR] Iran's President Marks Revolution With Call For Negotiations

22:31 [msnbc: politics] Obama Vows Hash Enforcement of Iran Sanctions

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jerry Nadler: Republicans Who Voted For Food Stamp Cuts 'Just Want People To Starve'

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Effort To Repeal Colorado Gun Control Laws Fails

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Congresswoman Spends Night In Homeless Shelter Because Just 'Rattling' Off Figures Isn't Enough

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Leap Forward: Why We Need to Think Bigger on Climate Resilience

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Stephen Fry To Russian LGBT Activists: 'Annoy' Putin Until He Gives In

22:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jamie Dimon's Bird in the Hand

22:33 [Slashdot] Five Easy Pieces: Short Product Presentations from CES 2014 (Video)

22:33 [The Hindu - News] Creating beauty with the tip of his tongue

22:34 [Truthdig] Sen. Feinstein’s Phone Lines Are Tied Up on ‘The Day We Fight Back’

22:34 [CNN: Money] Dow surges 190 points

22:34 [CNN: Money] Another Bitcoin exchange goes down

22:35 [] Explosion at Fracking Well Sparks Fire Set to Rage for Days

22:35 [Slate Magazine] Why Hollywood Resists Disruption

22:35 [Slate Magazine] Chart: The Deadliest and Most Common Cancers

22:35 [The Hindu - News] Indefinite stir against Aranmula airport enters second day

22:35 [The Hindu - News] India hopes to allay Italy’s fears

22:35 [The Hindu - News] Sudheeran promises to tread a new path

22:36 [Guardian] Number of data interception requests to GCHQ 'possibly too large', says official

22:36 [CBC: politics] Budget 2014: Military wings clipped again in budget

22:36 [CBC: politics] Budget 2014: Bitcoin, charities face scrutiny to prevent money-laundering

22:36 [CBC: politics] Budget 2014: Government to thwart suspended senators’ pension eligibility

22:37 [The Hindu - News] India, China discuss CBMs on border issue

22:37 [Sydney Morning Herald] Who would want to kill Simone?

22:38 [CNN] Why Obama should be Hollande's Friend in Need

22:39 [Fox News: politics] US envoy to hold 1st meeting with Indian opposition leader Modi

22:39 [The Progressive] Republicans Finally Admit There's No Scandal in Benghazi

22:39 [CNET News] Samsung hints at Galaxy S5 features

22:41 [CNN] FDA: Female sex drive drug needs more research

22:41 [CNN] Opinion: Don't believe everything you hear about 'sugar'

22:41 [Global Voices] “Vegetarianism Equals Evil” in Tajikistan

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] An Anti-Immigrant Attack Under the Guise of "Fiscal Responsibility"

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Daily Szep -- Festive GOP Dinner Party

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] GOP Sen. Tim Scott Says Fighting For Corporate America Is A 'Trap'

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Turkey Is Going Back to the Old Days

22:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Putting Big Brother in the Driver's Seat: V2V Transmitters, Black Boxes and Drones

22:43 [zero hedge] "This Is Not How A Free Society Treats Its Citizens"

22:43 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Republicans seek Keystone approval; foes vow to risk arrest

22:44 [The Hindu - News] Hearing on Tejpal’s bail plea next week

22:44 [The Hindu - News] Spare honest officers for bona fide mistakes: PM

22:45 [NPR] Cervical Cancer Vaccine Also Helps Prevent Genital Warts

22:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Famous before: Guess the child star's role

22:45 [CNN: Entertainment] Boy George on coming out

22:45 [CNN: Health] Chick-Fil-A to serve antibiotic-free chicken

22:45 [CNN: Health] FDA: Female sex drive drug needs more research

22:45 [CNN: Health] Brain-dead woman dies after son's birth

22:46 [Telegraph] Recovery workers find sole survivor of Algeria plane crash

22:46 [Telegraph] Duchess of Cambridge visits National Portrait Gallery, home of little-known Middleton family paintings

22:47 [msnbc: politics] Obama Vows Harsh Enforcement of Iran Sanctions

22:48 [CNN: Crime] Defendant in loud-music murder trial: I was threatened

22:48 [CNN: Crime] Police tackle man on camera

22:48 [CNN: Crime] Major anti-mafia raid nabs suspects in New York, Italy

22:48 [Reuters: politics] Barack and Francois take center stage at White House

22:49 [Reuters] Barack and Francois take center stage at White House

22:50 [The Hindu - News] No relief to lazybones, SC tells High Courts

22:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Stocks Rally In Response To Yellen's Comments

22:53 [msnbc: politics] Obama: 'Horrendous Situation' in Syria

22:54 [Truthdig] Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s Phone Lines Are Tied Up on ‘The Day We Fight Back’

22:54 [Truthdig] You Know Who Else Collected Metadata? The Stasi

22:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] One survivor as plane crash kills 77

22:54 [Guardian] UK floods: David Cameron pledges unlimited public funds

22:54 [The Hindu - News] Canada to open Consulate General in Bangalore

22:54 [straight] Text of Finance Minister Jim Flaherty’s 2014 budget speech /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/BgOIUOoCQAAlxuP.jpg

22:55 [Russia Today] Boston equips city buses with 360-degree live surveillance cameras http://rt.com

22:56 [CNET News] Twitter said to be working on major Facebook-like site redesign

22:57 [The Onion] Compromising Company’s Values For Advertising Revenue Referred To As ‘Partnering’

22:58 [The Hindu - News] President clears judges’ appointment

22:59 [Raw Story] India lashes out at U.S. in WTO fight over solar energy trade

23:00 [Telegraph] UK floods: 'Money is no object' to end misery, says David Cameron

23:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Obama Set To Sign Executive Order On Minimum Wage

23:03 [CNN: Money] What's this? $17,211,558,177,668.77

23:03 [Voice of America] Reuters: Major Winter Storm Blasts Parts of US

23:04 [Disinformation] Death Sentence For a $96 Ticket

23:04 [The Hindu - News] FB founder and wife biggest donors in 2013

23:04 [The Hindu - News] Polio-free India to get WHO certification

23:04 [straight] How about you just watch this RoboCop remake instead? /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/robocop.jpg

23:07 [CNET News] Fish on Wheels lets your goldfish steer their own tank

23:09 [The Progressive] The Fossil Fuel Industry Just Had a Really, Really Bad Day //

23:10 [Sydney Morning Herald] CBA's record-breaking $4.27b profit

23:10 [The Hindu - News] Crocodiles can climb trees!

23:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Uniting Principles Glenn Beck Should Have Talked About

23:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Billionaire Wilbur Ross Declares 'The 1 Percent Is Being Picked On'

23:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Why Jews Are All In on the New Voting Rights Act

23:13 [zero hedge] SEC Lashes Out At Wolves Of Wall Street- Suspends 225 Companies

23:13 [zero hedge] The Next Big Thing in Finance!

23:13 [zero hedge] House Voting On Clean Debt Ceiling Increase

23:14 [Raw Story] Atty. General Holder pushes to lift voting ban against ex-convicts

23:14 [The Hindu - News] Howrah Bridge to geta fresh coat of paint

23:14 [CBC: politics] Infrastructure money for parks and bridges, but cities have to wait

23:17 [Telegraph] Shrink our hospitals to give better care, says NHS chief Sir David Nicholson

23:17 [Telegraph] Families win planning battle over 'naked neighbours'

23:17 [Telegraph] Donald Trump loses court battle against offshore wind farm

23:17 [Telegraph] Families asked to leave homes to make way for Andy Murray's new hotel

23:18 [The Hindu - News] Australian gallery sues Kapoor in Nataraja idol case

23:18 [straight] Arguments and loneliness loom large in Yasmina Reza’s “Art” /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/ART_Art_2408.jpg

23:19 [Voice of America] Barbara Slavin: Iran Revolution Commemoration Exposes Insecurity

23:19 [msnbc: politics] Paul to Sue Obama Over NSA Spying Tactics

23:24 [Truthdig] Republican Fundraiser, Diplomat, Celebrity Cherub, Shirley Temple Black Dies at 85

23:24 [Sydney Morning Herald] CBA posts record-breaking $4.27b profit

23:25 [Slashdot] Tiny Motors Controlled Inside Human Cells

23:27 [Voice of America] Swiss Snowboarder Pulls off Big Upset in Sochi

23:29 [Deutsche Welle] Dortmund narrowly edge past Frankfurt in heated German Cup affair

23:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sarah Palin Turns 50

23:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Forensic Scientists Support El Salvador's Steps to Investigate El Mozote Massacre

23:33 [The Hindu - News] Sonia named Chairperson of Congress Campaign Committee

23:33 [Telegraph] 'NHS has to adapt to survive', says chief executive

23:34 [Good] How a Trek in Nepal and Vancouver's Street Food Program Inspired My Juice Business, Valentine Smoothie Recipe Included

23:34 [Raw Story] Fed chief Janet Yellen tells Congress: ‘I expect a great deal of continuity’ as tenure begins

23:34 [Raw Story] U.S. intelligence chief James Clapper: Syria is ‘an apocalyptic disaster’

23:35 [The Hindu - News] Third alternative a mask to save Congress, says Modi

23:35 [CNN] Opinion: AOL's excuses? Sick babies and Obamacare

23:36 [msnbc: politics] House Passes Debt Limit Extension

23:36 [CNN: Politics] House votes to raise debt ceiling

23:39 [CNN: Money] Yellen talks jobs

23:40 [NPR] House Votes To Extend Debt Limit To March 2015

23:40 [CNN] Opinion: Target an American with drones?

23:40 [CNN] House approves debt-ceiling measure, sends to Senate

23:41 [The Hindu - News] Congressmen throng party office for tickets

23:42 [Global Voices] Prisoners Lists Stir Informbiro Memories in Former Yugoslav Republics

23:43 [The Hindu - News] Water scarcity may cast shadow on elections

23:44 [Raw Story] Ben Shapiro can really swing either way with this whole gay homosexuality thing in America

23:45 [The Hindu - News] Sri Lankan fishermen remanded

23:45 [The Hindu - News] State has taken differently-abled for a ride in filling vacancies: court

23:46 [CNN: Technology] Researchers: Online trolls are 'sadists'

23:47 [Global Voices] South Korean Film About Samsung Worker's Death Slowly Winning Over Moviegoers

23:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] House Passes 'Clean' Debt Limit Bill After Republicans Capitulate

23:49 [Telegraph] Washington's governor suspends use of death penalty

23:49 [The Hindu - News] Mars orbiter completes 100 days

23:49 [Pravda] Air disaster in Algeria

23:50 [NPR] Going To College May Cost You, But So Will Skipping It

23:50 [Fox News] House votes to raise debt ceiling

23:50 [Fox News] 'RUST-BUCKET' NAVY Experts: Iran sends creaky warships toward US waters /i/redes/icon-video.gif

23:50 [Fox News] DECODING KING'S PASTRichard III's genetic code set to be sequenced

23:51 [The Hindu - News] Multi-specialty hospital set for opening

23:51 [CNET News] Ski resort mocks techies, then acts like one of them

23:51 [Voice of America] Serbian War Crimes Court Convicts 9 Ex-Serb Paramilitaries

23:52 [Reuters: politics] House passes clean one-year debt limit increase

23:52 [Reuters: politics] Before budget rollout, Pentagon official says military must shrink

23:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Beyond Beds and Meds: Accepting Nothing Less Than Transformational Change

23:56 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Government Control of the Internet -- A View From Istanbul's Streets Echo Concerns on U.S. Streets

23:57 [zero hedge] House Passes Clean Debt Ceiling 221-201 With Vast Majority Of Republicans Voting Against

23:57 [CNN] Fox's 'Batman' prequel casts 4 roles

23:57 [CNN] Track Winter weather in the South

23:58 [Financial Times] House votes to increase US debt limit

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