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00:00 [Truthdig] Why Putin Let Russia’s Richies Take a Bath

00:01 [Voice of America] Toxic Waste Exposure Widespread in Developing World

00:01 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Technocratic Folly: Why Men Will Never Become Gods

00:03 [AL JAZEERA] Nigeria president declares state of emergency

00:05 [Sydney Morning Herald] Anger over 'heart-eating' video

00:05 [Raw Story] Oklahoma public school removes Ten Commandments plaques from classrooms

00:06 [CNN: Entertainment] Beyonce cancels Belgium show on doctor's orders

00:06 [CNN: Entertainment] Witness calls Jackson's last rehearsals 'impressive'

00:06 [CNN: Entertainment] Dr. Joyce Brothers dies

00:06 [Good] Pedal Pairings: Booze and Bikes (Five Ways)

00:07 [CNN] CNN Student News Transcript - May 15, 2013

00:07 [CNN] Daily Discussion - May 15, 2013

00:10 [Slashdot] A Tardis Art Piece at the Austin Mini Maker Faire (Video)

00:11 [Slate Magazine] Plastic Surgery

00:11 [zero hedge] Full IRS Inspector General Report On "Inappropriate" Targeting Of Conservative Groups

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Obeidallah: Is Limbaugh still relevant?

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Kurtz: Second term curse? Not so fast

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Obama struggles with rocky start to second term

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Immigration bill is Democratic plot, House conservative says

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Justice official defends AP phone records subpoenas

00:14 [CNN: Politics] Report finds IRS targeted conservative groups, delayed applications

00:16 [CNET News] Google close to launching streaming music service

00:16 [AlterNet] One Company Has Enormous Power in the Breast Cancer 'Market' -- and Their Pricey Test Could Be Costing Lives

00:16 [AlterNet] Outrage Grows Over Justice Department Seizure of Associated Press Phone Records

00:17 [Voice of America] Zimbabwe Ruling Party Confident Of Peaceful Elections

00:17 [Reuters] U.S. attorney general says he didn't make AP phone records decision

00:18 [Deutsche Welle] Eliminated Germans win ice hockey swansong versus France

00:21 [The Hindu - News] U.P. orders probe after cop slaps girl

00:23 [Reuters: politics] U.S. attorney general says he didn't make AP phone records decision

00:23 [Fox News] 'State of Purgatory': IG Cites Massive IRS Delays in Tea Party Review

00:24 [CNET News] Google Glass Explorer Edition teardown reveals hits and misses on repairability

00:24 [CNN] Tougher drunk-driving threshold proposed to reduce traffic deaths

00:25 [NPR] With No Unified Database, Many Murder Victims Remain Nameless

00:25 [Campaign For Liberty] If Republicans support Internet Sales Taxes, then what is the point of having a GOP?

00:25 [Raw Story] Attacks on LGBT people in France spiked in 2012: watchdog

00:26 [Fox News: politics] Minnesota governor signs gay marriage bill

00:28 [CNN: Politics] Second term off to rocky start

00:28 [CNN: Politics] DOJ defends AP probe

00:28 [CNN: Politics] Report: Conservatives targeted

00:30 [NPR] Road Crew In Belize Destroys Ancient Pyramid

00:30 [Raw Story] Former NAACP chairman defends IRS targeting of ‘the Taliban wing of American politics’

00:32 [msnbc: politics] Lawmakers take aim at 'Gang of 8' immigration bill

00:32 [CNET News] Survey tracks workforce sentiment after Facebook IPO

00:32 [CNET News] MIT to turn sky into dancing-umbrella light show

00:34 [CNN: Politics] Report finds IRS targeted conservative groups

00:36 [Mother Jones] BREAKING: United States No Longer Going Bankrupt

00:37 [CNN: Politics] Report: 'Tea party' targeted

00:40 [Slashdot] DHS Shuts Down Dwolla Payments To and From Mt. Gox

00:41 [CNN] Choreographer: AEG considered 'pulling the plug' on Jackson's comeback

00:44 [The Hindu - News] Of tales from a diplomatic past

00:44 [The Hindu - News] New false ceiling in place, say airport officials

00:45 [CNET News] Quickly add items to the OS X Finder sidebar and Dock

00:46 [Pravda] Soccer Round-up

00:46 [Slate Magazine] Obama’s War on Journalists

00:48 [Telegraph] Prince Harry hits home run as he learns to play baseball

00:48 [The Hindu - News] CSK victorious, but fans real winners

00:50 [Fox News] 'State of Purgatory': Watchdog Cites Major IRS Delays in Tea Party Review

00:50 [The Hindu - News] Three men electrocuted at work site

00:50 [The Hindu - News] Damaged temple murals set to regain original splendour

00:52 [Pravda] Green jobs in a low carbon economy

00:52 [The Hindu - News] Officials visit K.K. Nagar hospital

00:54 [The Hindu - News] Karnataka police raid Bangalore blast suspects’ houses

00:55 [CNN] Arsenal maintain European hopes with victory that relegates Wigan

00:56 [The Hindu - News] TN not opposed to prohibition in principle, says Minister

00:56 [The Hindu - News] Residents want murder suspects out of Tondiarpet

00:58 [CBC: politics] Wynne, Horwath to meet, fate of budget still unknown

00:58 [Pravda] Gun show in the U.S. has young children as target audience

00:59 [Voice of America] Distant Pulsar Lends New Support for Einstein’s Relativity Theory

01:00 [The Hindu - News] Jayalalithaa announces slew of measures for women

01:00 [Raw Story] Historic carbon levels to become global average by 2016

01:01 [zero hedge] 18 Out Of 18

01:02 [The Hindu - News] Mother Tamil statue to be erected in Madurai

01:04 [Pravda] Climate change should reduce variety of plants and animals

01:05 [Financial Times] OECD warns of rising inequality

01:06 [straight] Video: Take a honeymoon in Vancouver in 1960

01:06 [Financial Times] Russia arrests alleged CIA recruiter

01:06 [Financial Times] FBI probe after IRS targeted activists

01:06 [Financial Times] Europe’s sea levels could rise by a metre

01:06 [CNN] Who wins age-old geek battle of 'Star Trek' versus 'Star Wars'?

01:08 [AL JAZEERA] US abortion doctor given life in prison

01:08 [Deutsche Welle] EU investigates oil giants over possible price-fixing

01:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] Aussie Rlues coach 'groomed boy'

01:08 [Russia Today] Bahraini activist granted asylum in Britain

01:09 [CNN: Entertainment] Witness: AEG almost canceled Jackson's comeback

01:09 [msnbc: politics] Bipartisan outrage over IRS scandal continues

01:11 [Guardian] Grant Shapps pushes Clegg to back 'in-out' EU referendum bill

01:11 [Guardian] Young and poor hit hardest as UK cuts widen inequality, says OECD

01:11 [Guardian] Theresa May: murderers of police to receive whole-life jail sentences

01:11 [Guardian] Eight top fashion retailers fail to sign Bangladesh safety accord

01:11 [Guardian] Oxford abuse ring: social services failed me, says girl

01:11 [Guardian] Amazon staff go on strike in Germany

01:13 [Fox News: politics] Detroit mayor Dave Bing won't seek re-election

01:15 [CNN: Politics] Russia orders expulsion of U.S. diplomat

01:15 [Truthdig] Elizabeth Warren Demands Answers, Republican Hypocrisy Called Out, and More

01:17 [CNN] Bomb plot story at heart of probe, AP says

01:17 [CNN] Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan declares emergency in 3 states

01:20 [BBC: Also in the news] Lollobrigida jewels sell for millions

01:20 [Slashdot] Russia Captures Alleged American CIA Agent In Moscow

01:20 [Raw Story] Christian teacher in Egypt faces trial for ‘insulting religion’

01:20 [BBC: Entertainment] Lollobrigida jewels sell for millions

01:21 [Electronic Intifada] Life "no longer bearable" in Syria, says Palestinian refugee

01:22 [straight] David Suzuki: We have a lot to learn about bugs

01:25 [Voice of America] Walmart to Inspect Bangladesh Factories

01:27 [CNN] Djokovic eases ankle fears with comfortable win

01:30 [NPR] Goodbye, Again, To Obama's Most Audacious Hope

01:30 [Raw Story] Tesla Motors now more valuable than Italian auto giant Fiat

01:31 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

01:31 [Slate Magazine] Justifiable Cause

01:33 [OpEdNews] If The President Does It, It Isn't Illegal?

01:34 [Telegraph] James Dyson sets sights on hospital wards

01:36 [Good] Separate and Unequal: Sorry, Poor Black Kids, Your School Just Got Closed

01:37 [msnbc: politics] Tea Party groups allegedly targeted with unfair questions by IRS

01:37 [msnbc: politics] Will Obama have a ‘buck stops here’ moment soon?

01:40 [Raw Story] Roadside bomb kills three U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan

01:41 [zero hedge] Is The South African Mint Short Of Gold?

01:43 [CNET News] New low for Windows RT tablet: Dell cuts price to $299

01:43 [CNET News] Zoku slows it down with Mini Pop Molds

01:45 [Raw Story] Millionaire yoga guru Bikram Choudhury accused of rape and human trafficking

01:50 [Telegraph] Abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies spared the death penalty

01:50 [Telegraph] Gene that makes women gain weight found by scientists

01:50 [CNN] Report finds IRS targeted conservative groups, delayed applications

01:57 [BBC: Technology] Are screens rotting our brains?

01:59 [CNET News] Homeland Security cuts off Dwolla bitcoin transfers

01:59 [msnbc: politics] Outrage at White House over IRS actions

01:59 [msnbc: politics] Matthews: There’s no thrust to Obama’s presidency right now

01:59 [msnbc: politics] Sideshow: When Harry Met Christie

02:00 [Raw Story] Walmart promises to inspect Bangladesh garment factories

02:02 [BBC: Technology] How Estonia became E-stonia

02:06 [] Czech Jews document tripling of online anti-Semitism

02:06 [Mother Jones] Elizabeth Warren to Obama Administration: Take the Banks to Court, Already!

02:07 [Reuters] Special Report-In Myanmar, apartheid tactics against minority Muslims

02:08 [straight] Vancouver’s Goh Ballet loses venue for holiday Nutcracker production

02:08 [Slashdot] Drones: Coming Soon To the New Jersey Turnpike?

02:10 [Raw Story] Angeline Jolie emerges as cancer crusader after double mastectomy

02:11 [Voice of America] Safety Nets Shielded Europe's Poorest From Crisis

02:14 [Russia Today] Wells Fargo sued on claims it wrongfully litigated California man to death

02:14 [AL JAZEERA] Blast in Libya's Benghazi an 'accident'

02:16 [msnbc: politics] IG report says IRS used 'inappropriate criteria' to target Tea Party groups

02:16 [msnbc: politics] When the IRS targeted liberals

02:25 [Reuters: politics] Key U.S. senator to fight for tracking system in immigration law

02:25 [Sydney Morning Herald] PM brought to tears as she introduces bill

02:29 [Russia Today] California cops defend phone confiscations as video of 'constant bashing' emerges

02:30 [Reuters] Special Report - In Myanmar, apartheid tactics against minority Muslims

02:31 [zero hedge] 2013 - The Year Of The Non-G7 Rate Cut

02:35 [NPR] Benghazi Review Board Chair Asks Issa For Chance To Testify

02:36 [Mother Jones] And So It Begins: The Feds Target Bitcoin Transactions

02:37 [msnbc: politics] IRS used inappropriate criteria to judge orgs

02:37 [msnbc: politics] Attorney General Holder addresses AP investigation

02:39 [Reuters: politics] McConnell tells Obama 'no more stonewalling' in IRS scandal

02:40 [CNET News] Sensor motes sniff out Google I/O data trends

02:40 [CNET News] After attracting millions of youngsters, Pheed finds it way to Android

02:40 [Raw Story] Tennessee governor vetoes ‘ag-gag’ bill that targeted animal rights activists

02:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Tech giants in uneasy alliance

02:48 [msnbc: politics] IRS mishandling of Tea Party reviews still unresolved, audit charges

02:48 [msnbc: politics] What was the Justice Department looking for?

02:48 [msnbc: politics] Senate panel approves student visa fix, rejects biometric tracking in immigration bill

02:50 [CNET News] Tesla's path to the upgradable car

02:51 [BBC: Education] Students complain of 'poor value'

02:53 [CBC: politics] Harper's riding targeted with graphic anti-abortion cards

02:58 [OpEdNews] Nuclear Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima

03:01 [Voice of America] Philippines Apologizes for Death of Taiwanese Fisherman

03:01 [zero hedge] JGBs Suffer Worst 4 Days In 10 Years As Nikkei Tops 15,000 First Time Since Jan 2008

03:01 [zero hedge] JPM Eligible Gold Plunges To New Record Low, And Why It Could Have Been Much Worse

03:01 [CNN] Army investigates sergeant for sexual assault

03:03 [OpEdNews] The Israeli Design for the Palestinians

03:04 [Russia Today] LinkedIn forbids prostitution listings, angering legal sex workers

03:06 [Reuters] Exclusive: Sanctions delay North Korea's atom bomb work, U.N. report says

03:09 [Reuters: politics] Obama: IRS watchdog report's findings intolerable, inexcusable

03:10 [CNET News] Netflix cuts back on expiration dates after 'streamaggedon'

03:10 [Raw Story] Economist: Deficits nothing but a politically useful hammer to beat up Obama

03:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gillard chokes back tears on NDIS

03:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Budget 'an onion that needs peeling'

03:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Gen Y sucking fun out of travel

03:11 [Sydney Morning Herald] Pilot locked out of cockpit after door jams

03:12 [Reuters] Rising revenues to shrink deficit rapidly through 2015: CBO

03:18 [Deutsche Welle] German government culls costly Euro Hawk drone project

03:23 [straight] Video: Chris Hadfield's best moments in space

03:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S. Gov’t Accused of “Corporate Diplomacy” for Biotech Industry

03:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Mexico Reinvents Forced Disappearance

03:25 [Reuters: politics] California governor urges faster immigration reform

03:25 [Topix Activism News] 40 patients escape from Mathari Mental Hospital: 'Locked up and Forgotten'

03:28 [CNET News] Lawsuit claims Apple sold iPhone 4 with bad on-off button

03:31 [Truthdig] Can the EU Be Saved?

03:31 [zero hedge] Droned At Sea; Navy Launches First Unmanned Jet From Aircraft Carrier

03:33 [OpEdNews] The Right's "Scandal" Funhouse Mirror

03:33 [Reuters: politics] Obama says watchdog report's findings on IRS 'intolerable'

03:35 [CBC: politics] How Quebec Cree avoided the fate of Attawapiskat

03:38 [Deutsche Welle] The lost year of Francois Hollande

03:40 [Raw Story] Activists protest possible sale of the Los Angeles Times to the Koch brothers

03:42 [CNN] Boy accused of fatally stabbing sister to appear in court

03:42 [Sydney Morning Herald] Seekers singer suffers brain haemorrhage

03:45 [Voice of America] Report: UN Panel Finds Sanctions Hinder N. Korea Nuclear Program

03:45 [Reuters] FBI opens criminal probe of U.S. tax agency, audit cites disarray

03:48 [CNN] Army investigates sergeant for alleged sexual assault

03:49 [Russia Today] ICC opens initial probe into Israel’s deadly 2010 Gaza flotilla raid

03:51 [Slate Magazine] Rolling Stones Facebook Sweepstakes Rules

03:55 [Reuters: politics] FBI opens criminal probe of U.S. tax agency, audit cites disarray

03:58 [CNN] Barbara Walters Fast Facts

04:01 [zero hedge] 10 Scenes From The Ongoing Global Economic Collapse

04:01 [Fox News] 'Duck Dynasty' in No Spin Zone

04:03 [AlterNet] These Monthly Job Reports Aren't Stopping America's Middle Class from Burning to the Ground

04:04 [Financial Times] Obama hits out at ‘inexcusable’ IRS actions

04:08 [AL JAZEERA] EU raids oil majors in 'price fixing' probe

04:09 [Telegraph] Barack Obama vows to hold staff accountable for 'inexcusable' targeting of Tea Party groups by IRS

04:12 [CBC: politics] 10 ridings to watch in B.C.'s provincial election

04:13 [Deutsche Welle] Compromised Cameron issues EU referendum bill

04:13 [CBC: politics] B.C. election live coverage

04:14 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Lulzsec leader hacked council'

04:15 [straight] Former campaign manager speaks on leaving the Liberals and LGBT politics in B.C.

04:15 [Raw Story] U.S. Army investigates sexual assault prevention officer for sex abuse

04:16 [straight] Videos: Chris Hadfield's best moments in space

04:16 [Mother Jones] IG Report Says IRS Has No Idea What Its Own Rules Mean

04:21 [CNN] O.J. Simpson Fast Facts

04:22 [AlterNet] Why Elizabeth Warren Is a Good Egg

04:23 [AlterNet] 15 New Rules That Bill Maher Should Adopt When He Talks About Islam on His TV Show

04:25 [Reuters: politics] Obama says watchdog report's findings on IRS 'intolerable'

04:28 [Sydney Morning Herald] Cannabis treatment for pain wins MPs' approval

04:28 [Sydney Morning Herald] Collette anger over Bronte house sale

04:30 [CNN] 2 Alaska volcanoes on alert as lava flows

04:30 [Slashdot] iTunes: Still Slowing Down Windows PCs After All These Years

04:30 [msnbc: politics] Anatomy of the DoJ/AP scandal

04:30 [msnbc: politics] Scandal season: Benghazi, IRS, DoJ create 'perfect storm'

04:32 [zero hedge] The Financial System is Completely Corrupt and Broken. Buy this ETF!

04:38 [OpEdNews] Justice Department's Pursuit Of AP's Phone Records Is Both Extreme And Dangerous

04:39 [Russia Today] Guantanamo denying detainees lawyer contact without invasive body search

04:41 [CNN] Self-driving cars could change everything

04:45 [NPR] Member Of Fort Hood Sexual Assault Response Team Accused Of Abuse

04:46 [Truthdig] Actress Angelina Jolie on Her ‘Empowering’ Decision to Have Her Breasts Removed

04:46 [Reuters] Cleveland women held captive will suffer long-term damage: sources

04:47 [Fox News] Lawmakers: IRS Flagged Dozens More Groups Than First Believed

04:50 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:52 [Voice of America] South Sudan Could be Africa Powerhouse: ex-IMF head

04:52 [CNN] Hosni Mubarak Fast Facts

04:54 [Russia Today] AP probe to have ‘horrific chilling effect on journalism’

04:58 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

04:59 [Russia Today] ‘US engaged in shadow war against Russia’

05:00 [zero hedge] And Now For Some Totally Different Advice From Marc Faber

05:01 [Sydney Morning Herald] Swan 'obsessed' with surplus

05:04 [The Hindu - News] Hope Nawaz Sharif will deliver: BJP

05:08 [CBC: politics] Polls close in B.C. election

05:08 [Fox News: politics] Heads of Benghazi review board say they'll testify before Congress after criticism

05:08 [msnbc: politics] Report: IRS engaged in 'ineffective management'

05:11 [Telegraph] Soldier who coordinated US Army sexual assault prevention accused of 'abusive sexual contact'

05:13 [Reuters] FBI opens criminal probe of tax agency, audit cites disarray

05:13 [Reuters] Walmart checks Bangladesh factories; retailer accord elusive

05:15 [straight] Live blog: election night dispatches from B.C. NDP headquarters

05:15 [CNET News] Top mobile carriers join forces to stop texting while driving

05:15 [Reuters: politics] FBI opens criminal probe of tax agency, audit cites disarray

05:18 [Reuters] Exclusive: Financial sanctions delay North Korea's nuclear arms work - U.N.

05:19 [zero hedge] President Obama Demands Justice For "Intolerable And Inexcusable" IRS Behavior

05:19 [Russia Today] Lax management to blame for IRS abuse - report

05:20 [msnbc: politics] Freedom, security at odds again in DoJ seizure of AP records

05:20 [msnbc: politics] Details deepen scandal of IRS targeting

05:20 [msnbc: politics] IRS scandal fraught with political peril for Obama

05:20 [msnbc: politics] Minnesota passes same-sex marriage

05:27 [CBC: politics] B.C. waits for election results as polls close

05:27 [CNET News] Apple envy? Microsoft exec cites MacBook Air design

05:29 [Reuters] After ATM heist, India's IT sector again in unwelcome spotlight

05:30 [Raw Story] Obama vows to punish IRS staff who targeted tea party groups

05:34 [CNN] Fowl play? Giant duck drowns in Hong Kong

05:35 [Reuters] After ATM heist, India's IT sector again in unwelcome spotlight

05:41 [The Hindu - News] Quarrying goes on with impunity

05:41 [straight] Live blog: election night dispatches from B.C. Liberals headquarters

05:41 [straight] NDP led briefly in Vancouver-Quilchena, but the B.C. Liberals are now ahead

05:42 [CBC: politics] NDP trail B.C. Liberals as vote count trickles in

05:44 [OpEdNews] Fannie's Settlement Agreement Conceals Dirty Laundry

05:44 [AL JAZEERA] Obama says US tax actions 'intolerable'

05:46 [Reuters] Exclusive: Sanctions delay North Korea's atom bomb work, U.N. says

05:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Faked with photoshop': picture furore

05:47 [Sydney Morning Herald] New hope for Schapelle Corby

05:51 [The Hindu - News] It was red, gold and black; no price too high for a ticket

05:54 [straight] B.C. Liberal Sam Sullivan has early lead over NDP's Matt Toner

05:54 [straight] B.C. Liberal Gabby Kalaw opens up an early lead in Vancouver-Kensington

05:54 [straight] Jenny Kwan appears on her way to a big victory in Vancouver–Mount Pleasant

05:54 [AntiWar] Baghdad Liquor Stores Targeted in Ongoing Attacks

05:55 [The Hindu - News] New BMTC website makes travel easy

05:55 [The Hindu - News] Advanced technology comesin handy for cricket betting

05:57 [The Hindu - News] Telugu Desam chief dashes hopes of party leaders in city

05:57 [The Hindu - News] Stress-free life key to healthy bones and joints: expert

05:58 [Fox News] Model Quits for Her Beliefs

05:59 [Russia Today] ‘Chaos and destabilization as a way to maintain control in Libya'

05:59 [Russia Today] Military sexual assault prevention officer accused of running prostitution ring

05:59 [The Hindu - News] Drastic fall in sale of commercial vehicles

06:00 [AntiWar] Benghazi: Who Cares?

06:00 [AntiWar] Raping the World

06:05 [straight] Mary Polak defeats B.C. Conservative Leader John Cummins in Langley

06:06 [The Hindu - News] ITIR will make Vizag international hub: Ponnala

06:06 [Guardian] American dies trying to dribble soccer ball to Brazil

06:08 [The Hindu - News] These girls are all aboutgrit and determination

06:08 [CNN] Boston fire chief gets vote of "no confidence" in handing of bombings

06:09 [straight] NDP Leader Adrian Dix elected in Vancouver-Kingsway

06:10 [Russia Today] Colorado auditing prison files over hundreds of misapplied sentences

06:12 [The Hindu - News] Park contractors say BBMP has not paid dues for two years

06:12 [The Hindu - News] My success journey beganfrom Vizag, says Nitin

06:13 [Telegraph] Brazil judicial decision paves the way for same sex marriage

06:13 [Reuters] Analysis: Amazon gets help to lure big business to the cloud

06:14 [The Hindu - News] Young brigade's green agenda

06:15 [straight] B.C. Liberal Suzanne Anton holds slim lead over NDP's Gabriel Yiu in Vancouver-Fraserview

06:16 [The Hindu - News] TCS explains nature of work to recruits

06:16 [The Hindu - News] Kite rescued after being trapped for two days

06:16 [The Hindu - News] RTC AC bus service to Bangalore soon

06:18 [The Hindu - News] ICSE, ISC results to be out on Friday

06:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sisters' united by cancer turmoil

06:18 [Deutsche Welle] EU kicks off Mali donor conference with half a billion

06:18 [Reuters] U.N. General Assembly to vote on Syria resolution; Russia opposed

06:19 [OpEdNews] Bush Used the IRS, FBI, CIA and Secret Service to Go After Opponents -- Where Was the Fox and GOP Outrage?

06:20 [The Hindu - News] Man electrocuted at Metro Rail construction site in Alandur

06:20 [The Hindu - News] HAL engineer commits suicide in Uttar Pradesh

06:20 [The Hindu - News] Senior citizen killed crossing the road

06:24 [The Hindu - News] Court stays CAT order on Bhaskar Rao posting

06:24 [straight] Spencer Chandra Herbert is elected in Vancouver–West End

06:25 [Big Think] The New Who’s Who in the World Economy

06:30 [Slashdot] Data Center Operators Double As Energy Brokers

06:30 [AntiWar] No Intervention in Syria

06:30 [AntiWar] Nuclear Iran Can Be Contained and Deterred, Says Report

06:36 [The Hindu - News] BPL families in Tumkur district don’t get their share of grain

06:36 [The Hindu - News] Girder crash kills constructionworker at Metro Rail site

06:36 [The Hindu - News] Man electrocuted at Metro Rail construction site

06:38 [The Hindu - News] BPL families in Tumkur district don’t get their share of grain

06:38 [The Hindu - News] Girder crash kills construction worker at Metro Rail site

06:40 [Global Voices] Online Journalism In Nepal To Be Regulated

06:40 [The Hindu - News] MNREGA wage rate hiked to Rs. 174 a day

06:40 [The Hindu - News] Thriller Tuesday for home crowd

06:40 [straight] Andrew Weaver makes history as the first elected Green MLA in B.C.

06:40 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart lampoons Obama’s descent into scandal mania

06:42 [Fox News: politics] City councilman defeats scandal-plagued incumbent Healy in Jersey City mayoral election

06:42 [] Israel is the poorest country in developed world, OECD report shows

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Pressure mounts on Siddaramaiah to keep the Cabinet ‘clean’

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Thriller Tuesday for home crowd at Chepauk

06:46 [The Hindu - News] Gangster hacked to death

06:48 [Voice of America] Donors Gather for Mali Aid Conference

06:48 [The Hindu - News] Dry Bhima leaves Bijapur farmers a worried lot

06:48 [The Hindu - News] Stranded crocodile taken to zoo

06:48 [The Hindu - News] 60-year-old hit by IAF bullet

06:52 [straight] B.C. Liberals win fourth consecutive majority government

06:53 [CBC: politics] NDP defeated in B.C., CBC News projects

06:56 [The Hindu - News] Water from Harangi promises relief for districts dependent on KRS

06:56 [The Hindu - News] Stranded crocodile taken to Vandalur Zoo

06:57 [Moral Low Ground] ‘Abuse of Power’: Obama’s DOJ Blasted for Seizure of AP Phone Records

06:57 [CNET News] DOJ: Apple colluded with publishers to raise e-book prices

07:01 [The Hindu - News] Central funds promised for 2,245 km of rural roads

07:03 [Deutsche Welle] Taiwan recalls envoy to Philippines over fisherman's death

07:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Hopes of $3.3m lotto win fade

07:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Furore over award-winning photo

07:07 [The Hindu - News] Facebook chat on funding your education in U.S.

07:09 [Reuters] Analysis: Once a beacon, Obama under fire over civil liberties

07:09 [The Hindu - News] Congress may seek second opinion on health schemes

07:11 [CNET News] Update to Google Play Store includes colorful layout

07:13 [straight] Vicki Huntington wins, but independents Bob Simpson and John van Dongen lose

07:14 [Guardian] A&E care requires overhaul amid rising pressure of patient numbers – report

07:14 [Guardian] China tries to rein in microbloggers

07:15 [BBC: Health] India shows cheap diarrhoea vaccine

07:17 [Mother Jones] Our Amazing Slowdown in Healthcare Spending Growth

07:17 [The Hindu - News] Stakeholders hopeful of CM’s intervention in Kabini II stage

07:18 [Reuters: politics] More tax lobbyists working Washington's hallways, meeting rooms

07:19 [Slashdot] Gene Wolfe To Be Honored At Nebula Awards

07:23 [CNN] Chinese airline says 3 flights disrupted by threats

07:25 [straight] NDP leading in three of four Burnaby constituencies

07:31 [The Hindu - News] Endosulfan victims plan stir in front of Siddaramaiah’s house

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Do you know this man?

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Witness says she saw several police officers beat a man to death

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Abortion doctor avoids death sentence

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Choreographer: AEG considered ending Michael Jackson's comeback

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Boston fire chief gets vote of "no confidence" in handing of bombings

07:34 [CNN: Crime] Sergeant in Army anti-assault group investigated for sex assault

07:34 [Deutsche Welle] Public's interest in neo-Nazi trial wanes

07:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] Double D'oh! 7: an amateur act of spying

07:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] $1.8b 'comes at a $6b cost'

07:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] Getting close to the cliff edge

07:35 [The Hindu - News] CSK trounces Daredevils at home

07:35 [The Hindu - News] Chennai Super Kings too strong for Delhi Daredevils

07:36 [Topix Activism News] Alonzo Washington Continues his Activism for Community and Kids

07:40 [CNN] 8 things to know before visiting Libya

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Planning bottlenecks may push Rangamandira project backstage

07:47 [] Proposed UN General Assembly resolution calls for political transition in Syria

07:49 [The Hindu - News] Congress expects crackdown on moral policing

07:50 [Voice of America] Taiwan Rejects Philippines' Apology over Death of Fisherman

07:57 [straight] NDP blows lead much like the B.C. Liberals did in 1996

07:58 [The Hindu - News] Extend rice scheme to non-BPL families: CPI

07:59 [CBC: politics] NDP Leader Adrian Dixon concedes defeat in B.C. election

08:00 [Telegraph] Freed serial burglar preyed on elderly

08:00 [Telegraph] Taiwan recalls envoy and freezes hiring of Filipinos in row over death of a fisherman

08:00 [Telegraph] University teaching time 'fails to rise' despite fees hike

08:00 [Telegraph] Police killers should get 'life means life' sentences

08:00 [Telegraph] Pupils being failed by poor-quality education 'sin bins'

08:00 [AL JAZEERA] Taiwan recalls Philippine envoy over shooting

08:04 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark leads Liberals to upset majority in B.C.

08:06 [The Hindu - News] Mild tremors in J&K

08:06 [The Hindu - News] Hands-on camp transforms healthcare students from three varsities

08:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Cancer turmoil: tale of two sisters

08:14 [Deutsche Welle] EU gets down to business to tackle tax evasion

08:15 [BBC: Science & Environment] EU agreement on fish dumping ban

08:16 [CNET News] HP goes Android with x2 hybrid

08:16 [Telegraph] Police being trained to use water cannon ahead of potential summer clashes

08:16 [Voice of America] Parallel Talks Focus on Iranian Nuclear Program

08:18 [The Hindu - News] Foods that chill

08:18 [] Uzbekistan: Chief Gasman Explains Winter Shortages

08:20 [BBC: Science & Environment] UK claims fish dumping ban success

08:20 [AL JAZEERA] Palestinians mark 65th anniverary of Nakba

08:22 [The Hindu - News] She brought the roof down

08:22 [The Hindu - News] Dreams of a young nation

08:22 [The Hindu - News] Teacher’s summer initiative

08:27 [BBC: Entertainment] Eurovision generations

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Budget canteens extended across Tamil Nadu

08:32 [Telegraph] Women's immune systems hold the secret to longer life

08:32 [Telegraph] Lord Falconer's 'assisted dying' bill takes cue from Abortion Act

08:32 [Telegraph] HS2 will damage 'irreplaceable' ancient woodland, say campaigners

08:32 [CNET News] Video streaming is on the rise with Netflix dominating

08:32 [Reuters] Kremlin says U.S. spy incident will not benefit relations

08:34 [The Hindu - News] Ennore Port Ltd. to float global tenders again for mega container terminal

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

08:37 [Reuters] Analysis: Golden boy Lapid loses luster in Israel budget squeeze

08:38 [The Hindu - News] Cobra caught in JIPMER

08:40 [Slashdot] Major Advance Towards a Proof of the Twin Prime Conjecture

08:41 [CNN] 'False bomb threats' affect 5 flights in China

08:42 [straight] NDP shows improvement in Vancouver, despite losing B.C. election

08:44 [Deutsche Welle] Obama condemns IRS tax agency for tageting conservative groups

08:45 [BBC: Health] Clue to why women live longer

08:45 [BBC: Health] Children shun fictional 'fat Alfie'

08:46 [Telegraph] Kirstie Allsopp's sister undergoes same breast surgery as Angelina Jolie

08:46 [Telegraph] Rail chiefs accused of ignoring warnings about dangerous level crossing

08:48 [] Syrian mortar shells hit northern Golan Heights

08:48 [Guardian] Eurozone crisis live: France falls into triple-dip recession

08:51 [The Hindu - News] Navy sex scandal: guilty won’t be spared, says Antony

08:51 [CNN] Parents sue South Carolina for surgically making child a female

08:52 [Fox News] Benghazi review board heads say they'll testify - ROVE: Obama's woes won't end until he comes clean

08:52 [AL JAZEERA] Weakening Cyclone Mahasen heads to Bangladesh

08:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] Woman sues after six months in jail

08:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] Groves’ ex claims he beat her: court

08:54 [Reuters] Kremlin regrets U.S. spy incident, no threat of further action

08:57 [CNN] Boston fire chief gets vote of 'no confidence' in handing of bombings

08:59 [Reuters] Germany ekes out growth, France slides into recession

09:00 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Record low yen and record high Nikkei to dictate floors

09:01 [The Hindu - News] Fishermen protest SC nod for Kudankulam

09:01 [The Hindu - News] Two killed in blast at cracker unit near Sivakasi

09:02 [CNN] Boston fire chief gets vote of 'no confidence' in handling of bombings

09:02 [Telegraph] Baftas were a disgrace for not celebrating black talent, says Lenny Henry

09:04 [Voice of America] Most Governments Not Transparent in Managing Natural Resources: Study

09:05 [The Hindu - News] I was made a scapegoat: Ansari

09:09 [The Hindu - News] French economy falls back into recession

09:09 [The Hindu - News] These girls are all about grit and determination

09:13 [Anarchist news] Police Shut Down BART Entrance; Pour Into Mission during Block Party against Gentrification

09:14 [Guardian] BP and Shell raided in European commission price-rigging inquiry

09:15 [The Hindu - News] Obama greets Sharif

09:15 [CNET News] Carrier GIV Mobile promises 8 percent of revenue to charity

09:17 [The Hindu - News] Residents welcome eviction of hawkers, encroachers in Ooty

09:18 [AL JAZEERA] Sanctions 'delaying N Korea nuclear aims'

09:18 [Guardian] Ryan Fogle: Russia to expel diplomat arrested trying to recruit for CIA

09:21 [Financial Times] Dutch uproar over Bulgarian benefit fraud

09:21 [Financial Times] France falls into triple-dip recession

09:21 [Financial Times] Pay rise of 3.4% agreed for German engineering workers

09:22 [BBC: Entertainment] Judging the jury

09:22 [Guardian] Angelina Jolie praised for revelation over double mastectomy

09:23 [BBC: Entertainment] Great Gatsby film to open Cannes

09:24 [straight] How can I help my male cousin who enjoys dressing up as a woman?

09:25 [BBC: Entertainment] Beyonce cancels concert in Belgium

09:25 [Global Voices] Muslim Woman TV Anchor Faces Backlash in India Over ‘Uncivilized’ Veil Comment

09:29 [The Hindu - News] Sanjay Dutt to surrender in Mumbai court tomorrow

09:29 [The Hindu - News] Windmill owners seek complete evacuation

09:32 [CNN] North Korea says jailed American is now in 'special prison'

09:32 [New Statesman] France falls into triple-dip recession

09:34 [Voice of America] UN Set for Syria Vote

09:35 [CNN] Israeli military: Syrian rockets hit Golan Heights

09:35 [CNN] Ex-daughter-in-law: Ariel Castro gave me 'heebie-jeebies'

09:38 [Voice of America] NKorea: Detained US Citizen Begins Life at 'Special Prison'

09:41 [NPR] Utah Charter School Nurtures Entrepreneurial Spirit

09:41 [NPR] Budget Woes Mean Big Delays For Small Claims Courts

09:41 [NPR] Women In Combat: Obstacles Remain As Exclusion Policy Ends

09:41 [NPR] No. 1s: The Latest Greatest Of All Time

09:41 [NPR] Eating Much Less Salt May Be Risky In An Over-Salted World

09:41 [NPR] IRS Inquiries Crossed The Line, Tea Party Groups Say

09:44 [Voice of America] US Army Sergeant Accused of Sex Crimes

09:45 [Pravda] Without Russia, World War II goes on

09:48 [Telegraph] Catholic school calls in Stonewall after boy calls pupil's shoes 'gay'

09:48 [Telegraph] Scientists unravel the mysteries of the teenage brain

09:49 [Deutsche Welle] EU observers praise Pakistani elections

09:51 [Slashdot] 'Einstein's Planet' Becomes First Exoplanet Discovered Using New Method

09:57 [New Statesman] The EU referendum leaflet that will haunt Clegg today

09:57 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Protecting Niger’s Desert Salt Pans

10:04 [Telegraph] Angelina Jolie's father Jon Voight found out about her mastectomy online

10:04 [Telegraph] Angelina Jolie's doctor Krsti Funk blogs the details of actress's mastectomy

10:07 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark leads B.C. Liberals to surprise majority

10:10 [The Hindu - News] Smoke from tanker creates tension

10:11 [Pravda] Spies 'R' Us

10:14 [The Hindu - News] Coimbatore City Development Plan with public participation soon

10:15 [CNN: Money] Japan: Is Abenomics working?

10:16 [Russia Today] French economy returns to recession

10:16 [The Hindu - News] Cut-off marks come true for arts and science courses too

10:19 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's meager first-quarter growth disappoints

10:22 [The Hindu - News] Dindigul-Villupuram project set to cross another milestone

10:22 [New Statesman] Morning Wrap: need to know business stories

10:26 [Russia Today] EU to donate €520mn to rebuild Mali as conflict rages on

10:27 [CNN] Wisconsin wildfire destroys 50 structures, still burning

10:28 [The Hindu - News] AIR Tiruchi promises more as it steps into its 75 year

10:32 [The Hindu - News] Drought pushes up vegetable prices

10:39 [The Hindu - News] Traditional food good for health: Collector

10:41 [The Hindu - News] SC to hear plea to prevent govt action against Facebook comments

10:41 [CNN] Rio Ferdinand retires from international football

10:41 [Spiegel] Battling the Crisis: Disunity Plagues EU Banking Union Talks

10:41 [Spiegel] Laos Land Grabs: Deutsche Bank�Backs Ruthless 'Rubber Lords'

10:43 [Voice of America] Bangladesh, Burma Prepare for Cyclone

10:45 [Voice of America] 9 Wounded in Afghanistan Blast

10:46 [Financial Times] France falls back into recession

10:47 [The Hindu - News] Dindigul’s forests fall to mafia’s axe

10:51 [Russia Today] In Euro they trust. But at what cost?

10:51 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan files nomination papers for Rajya Sabha

10:52 [Middle East Monitor] Ben White: The Nakba is a past and a present, a continuous and developing process of Zionist colonization

10:54 [Deutsche Welle] Thomas Schaaf and Werder Bremen part ways

10:55 [Fox News] IRS Scandal Revives Past Allegations

10:55 [Fox News] 15 YEAR SENTENCE: N. Korea Says American Placed in 'Special Prison'

10:55 [Fox News] 'THIS IS SICKENING': Lawmakers Outraged Over Alleged Military Sex Assault

10:55 [Fox News] AN 'INSPIRING MAN': Dad Dribbling Ball to Brazil For Charity Killed By Car

10:57 [Voice of America] 9 Wounded in Afghanistan Blast

10:57 [The Hindu - News] The Hindu Education Plus career counselling fair

10:57 [CNN] Video: Syrian rebel cuts out soldier's heart, eats it

10:57 [New Statesman] What is going to happen in the next hundred years?

11:01 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Battle lines drawn on greener Europe

11:01 [The Hindu - News] Sixth Economic Census soon

11:03 [The Hindu - News] HC disallows divorce on plea of desertion

11:05 [The Hindu - News] Gold demand may come down, says Rangarajan

11:06 [Telegraph] US Navy launches first X-47B drone from aircraft carrier

11:08 [New Statesman] Lift up your voices: The century-long battle for women's freedom

11:11 [Guardian] Eurozone crisis live: France in triple-dip recession as euro downturn deepens

11:13 [Guardian] HSBC warns on jobs as cost-cutting continues

11:14 [Sydney Morning Herald] Runaway bus hits school girls

11:14 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'I had total authority': Macdonald

11:19 [Guardian] Call for A&E overhaul amid rise in patient numbers - report

11:19 [The Hindu - News] Draft law on CBI autonomy an eyewash: BJP

11:21 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Still riding the wave

11:22 [Telegraph] Air India pilot locked out of cockpit after visiting toilet

11:22 [Telegraph] Prince Harry is the one for me, says Miss USA

11:22 [Telegraph] Syrian rebels vow to punish militant who 'ate dead soldier's organs in online video'

11:22 [Telegraph] Archbishop of Canterbury's daughter finds her battle with depression 'ridiculous'

11:24 [CBC: politics] Budget's job training promotion masks provincial reluctance

11:25 [Voice of America] EU Inspects Four Firms in Oil Price-Fixing Probe

11:25 [Guardian] Eurozone recession continues as GDP falls by 0.2% - live

11:26 [Raw Story] Cyclone triggers mass evacuations in Bangladesh and Myanmar

11:26 [Raw Story] Aussie town readies for Daft Punk while world listens

11:26 [BBC: Education] How Estonia became E-stonia

11:27 [The Hindu - News] Flights suspended as cyclone heading towards Bangladesh

11:27 [Pravda] Avian influenza kills one more person in China

11:30 [Slashdot] Larry Page's Vocal Cords Are Partially Paralyzed

11:31 [Voice of America] Japan's Abe Refuses Comment on Envoy's Trip to NKorea

11:33 [Moral Low Ground] Minnesota Legalizes Gay Marriage

11:34 [Pravda] Brazil may lose the right to hold World Cup 2014

11:34 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Gatsby set to shine at Cannes

11:36 [Raw Story] Environmentalists outraged as Rio Tinto mine gets go-ahead

11:36 [Telegraph] Most Britons would avoid alcohol-free destinations

11:36 [Telegraph] Wig-wearing 'CIA spy' in Russia 'was investigating Boston bombings'

11:36 [Telegraph] 2,300-year-old Mayan pyramid bulldozed for roadworks

11:37 [Slate Magazine] Embracing the Void

11:41 [Pravda] Lenin's Mausoleum reopens for visitors

11:41 [NPR] Stay-At-Home Dads, Breadwinner Moms and Making It All Work

11:41 [CNN: Crime] Ariel Castro gave ex-daughter-in-law the 'heebie-jeebies'

11:42 [The Hindu - News] Distrustful Rohingya resist cyclone evacuation in Myanmar

11:44 [Fox News] USA's Next Great Motorcycle?

11:46 [Raw Story] U.S. ambassador asked to explain presence of alleged undercover CIA agent working in Russia

11:47 [BBC: Also in the news] How effective was the Dambusters raid?

11:47 [BBC: Also in the news] My life as a 'plus-size' model

11:47 [BBC: Also in the news] The 10 most scandalous euphemisms

11:47 [CNN] Revolights will turn your bike into a Tron Light Cycle

11:48 [Middle East Monitor] Rosemary Sayigh: The Price of Statelessness: Palestinian Refugees From Syria

11:48 [The Hindu - News] JVG chairman arrested

11:50 [Topix Activism News] NKorea: American starts life at 'special prison'

11:50 [The Hindu - News] Quenching the thirst of mankind’s inner needs

11:51 [Raw Story] North Korea has ‘no nuclear warhead’ to fit on a missile: U.S. official

11:52 [Slate Magazine] I Boldly Went Where Every Star Trek Movie and TV Show Has Gone Before

11:52 [Slate Magazine] Far From the Tree

11:52 [Telegraph] Mass evacuations as Cyclone Mahasen puts eight million people at risk in Bangladesh and Burma

11:53 [] UN watchdog, Ashton to press Iran on nuclear program

11:54 [The Hindu - News] Many queries remain unanswered at Delhi University Open House

11:54 [The Hindu - News] ‘Need for a change in mindset’

11:56 [Truthdig] Economy

11:56 [Truthdig] Stealth Medicine

11:56 [Truthdig] Minnesota Marriage Equality

11:56 [Truthdig] Benghazi

11:56 [Truthdig] Sexual Assault in the Military

11:56 [Truthdig] EyeRs

11:57 [Voice of America] Seoul, South Korea: Abe Hints at Possibility of Summit with Kim Jong Un

11:58 [Middle East Monitor] Rosemary Sayigh: The Price of Statelessness: Palestinian Refugees From Syria

11:58 [The Hindu - News] India Gate remains out of bounds for tourists

11:59 [Deutsche Welle] More rights for textile workers

11:59 [Deutsche Welle] Allianz insurer boosts profit, expects risks from low rates

11:59 [Deutsche Welle] Merkel reveals politically explosive favorite film

12:00 [The Hindu - News] US Ambassador summoned by Russian Foreign Ministry

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Stir, fry, earn

12:02 [The Hindu - News] Darkness under the glitter

12:04 [Financial Times] Eurozone economy stuck in recession

12:04 [The Hindu - News] Polish your Deutsch skills

12:04 [CNN] Alive & Kicking: Africa's football factory scoring big

12:05 [BBC: Entertainment] Richter painting breaks record

12:06 [The Hindu - News] Strong wind, rains likely in Odisha due to ‘Mahasen’

12:06 [Good] The Amazing, Inflatable Community Bike Joyride

12:06 [Good] Infographic: The Global Public Interest Design 100

12:06 [Good] 'Blessing of the Bicycles' Sends Angels to L.A. Bike Lanes

12:06 [Good] Will the Future of Urban Planning Be Crowdfunded?

12:07 [CNN: Money] Eurozone economy shrinks again

12:07 [CNN] 10 classic American experiences

12:08 [Mother Jones] 12 Animals We Wish We Could De-Extinct

12:08 [Mother Jones] America's 10 Worst Prisons: Dishonorable Mentions

12:08 [Mother Jones] Mysterious Poop Foam Causes Explosions on Hog Farms

12:08 [Mother Jones] Dick Cheney, Benghazi, and White House Lies

12:08 [Mother Jones] Ex-IRS Director: Tea Party Groups Deserved Scrutiny, But IRS Bungled the Job

12:08 [straight] New on DVD/Blu-ray: Parker, Perception, Side Effects, Stand Up Guys, Stories We Tell

12:09 [Pravda] May 2013 brings July heat to Moscow

12:09 [Deutsche Welle] Is China seeking regime-change in North Korea?

12:11 [Raw Story] Hong Kong cries fowl as giant rubber duck deflates

12:11 [Raw Story] China’s central bank ‘looking into’ Bloomberg News scandal

12:11 [Raw Story] Cables reveal American diplomats lobbied aggressively overseas to promote genetically modified (GM) food crops

12:11 [Truthdig] IRS

12:11 [Voice of America] Philippine President Apologizes for Taiwanese Fisherman Death

12:12 [The Hindu - News] Water shortage hits schools, colleges

12:14 [The Hindu - News] Plan to install 25 fire hydrants at marketplaces

12:14 [The Hindu - News] SC colonies to get basic facilities

12:16 [CNN: Money] Europe's economy shrinks

12:16 [CNN: Money] It's easy to steal $14 million from a bank

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Cannes opens with DiCaprio, Spielberg

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Pre-monsoon cleaning to begin this week

12:19 [Fox News] Holder Faces 'Pointed' Questions on AP Records Probe at House Hearing

12:19 [Fox News] CASES TO BE REVISITED? IRS Scandal Revives Past Claims of Partisan Behavior

12:20 [Reuters] Two killed in Myanmar clash near China pipeline

12:20 [The Hindu - News] Bardhan calls for a newsocialist alternative

12:22 [CNN: Money] Tesla: The anti-Solyndra

12:22 [The Hindu - News] 130 years old tortoise dies of rat-bite in UK

12:23 [Telegraph] Workers 'may not receive full UK pension in independent Scotland'

12:23 [Telegraph] Tia Sharp's mother wants to visit Stuart Hazell in prison

12:23 [Telegraph] Marry outdoors or have a Jedi wedding under new plans

12:23 [Telegraph] If women don't want to be raped they shouldn't drink too much, says Hong Kong official

12:24 [The Hindu - News] Air India seeks compensation from Boeing

12:25 [Reuters] Russian media delight in U.S. spy case as leaders try to limit fallout

12:26 [The Hindu - News] Can’t we turn our old station into a museum?

12:29 [The Hindu - News] India, China made observers to Arctic Council

12:29 [The Hindu - News] KSBB moots heritage status for mangroves

12:29 [The Hindu - News] Traffic checking in State to be videographed

12:29 [New Internationalist] Handing over public services to the banks

12:29 [] Kazakhstan: Shopping Takes Inspiration Straight out of Moscow

12:31 [The Hindu - News] French economy falls back into recession

12:32 [CNN: Money] Retirees lose $117,000 to unexpected events

12:32 [CNN: Money] Choosing the right mobile computer

12:32 [CNN: Money] So you want to be a Fortune 500 company...

12:32 [CNN: Money] The great expatriate hiring boom

12:34 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Cannes Film Festival preview

12:34 [Deutsche Welle] Cyclone Mahasen prompts evacuations in Bangladesh and Myanmar

12:35 [The Hindu - News] Flash strike delays international flights

12:35 [The Hindu - News] Elephant captured, taken to Achencoil forest

12:35 [The Hindu - News] Euro zone continues to be in recession for the sixth quarter

12:36 [Raw Story] Studies show that online brain games can rehab ‘chemo brain’

12:39 [Telegraph] Documentary depicts 'lost' François Hollande as he faces EU pressure

12:39 [The Hindu - News] Eurozone continues to be in recession for the sixth quarter

12:39 [Pravda] London police arrest group of Russian sex slave owners

12:41 [The Hindu - News] Distrustful Rohingya resist cyclone evacuation in Myanmar

12:41 [Financial Times] Nigeria declares emergency in three states

12:43 [The Hindu - News] 50 sheep perish after consuming ‘poisonous fodder’

12:43 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Opera singer who 'broke a leg' on stage

12:44 [CNN] Will women sailors prove their muscle in brutal Volvo Ocean Race?

12:45 [The Hindu - News] Whip cracked on revival of fishponds in Kolleru

12:45 [Voice of America] Philippine President Apologizes for Taiwanese Fisherman Death

12:45 [CNN] Bangladesh, Myanmar prepare for arrival of Cyclone Mahasen

12:48 [Reuters] Myanmar authorities work to evacuate camps as cyclone nears

12:48 [Reuters] Germany can't stop euro zone from sinking into longest recession

12:49 [BBC: Science & Environment] Four colossal Sun flares in 48 hours

12:51 [Raw Story] Hydropower projects depend on rainforest conservation: study

12:52 [Pravda] 66th Cannes Film Festival opens with 'The Great Gatsby' premiere

12:53 [AL JAZEERA] France slides into recession as exports fall

12:54 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Gone for record breaking $37 million

12:54 [Spiegel] Iraq Effect: Germany Fears US Intervention in Syria

12:54 [CNN] Bank Of England shows signs of optimism as King prepares to step down

12:55 [Telegraph] Cat burglar stages 'Houdini' escape from court dock

12:55 [Telegraph] David Cameron faces Commons showdown over plans for EU referendum

12:55 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 15 May 2013

12:55 [Telegraph] Woman becomes 'possessed' after contracting meningitis

12:55 [Telegraph] Police chief and council leader refuse to resign in wake of paedophile sex ring scandal

12:55 [Fox News] WE 'EXPECT ANSWERS': Holder Faces 'Pointed' Questions at Hearing

12:56 [CNN: Money] Home appraisals no longer derailing sales

12:57 [The Hindu - News] Japan watchdog to halt test reactor over safety

12:58 [New Statesman] In a generation, everything has changed for British Muslim women

12:58 [CNN] Bank of England shows signs of optimism as King prepares to step down

13:00 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: David Coverdale hearing loss 'trade off'

13:01 [Raw Story] ‘Wigged CIA spy’ Ryan C. Fogle was reportedly seeking information on Boston bombings

13:01 [zero hedge] Futures Rise As European GDP Declines At Worst Annual Pace Since 2009

13:02 [BBC: Also in the news] Paper Monitor: Angelina Jolie's breasts

13:04 [BBC: Science & Environment] China joins Arctic 'coldrush club'

13:05 [Guardian] Nick Clegg at PMQs: Politics live blog

13:08 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Dutch authorities refuse to prosecute company for work on Israeli "Separation Wall"

13:09 [Deutsche Welle] German engineering workers secure pay hike

13:09 [Deutsche Welle] Renewables co-op fights Vattenfall for control of Berlin grid

13:09 [Deutsche Welle] ThyssenKrupp slashes thousands more jobs

13:10 [CNET News] Can BlackBerry move past 'solid ground' to recapture past glory?

13:11 [Russia Today] Northern exposure: Ice melt inspires race for Arctic riches

13:13 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Dutch authorities refuse to prosecute company for work on Israeli "Separation Wall"

13:17 [Pravda] Moscow expresses protest to US Ambassador to Russia over spy scandal

13:17 [NPR] Holder Isn't Sure How Often Reporters' Records Are Seized

13:17 [NPR] Easy Rawlins Is Alive, Or Is He?

13:17 [Guardian] US ambassador summoned to Russian foreign ministry to face spy claims

13:20 [OpEdNews] The Common Good, The Planet, and Humankind

13:22 [CNN: Money] Is Apple's iPhone really 'dead in the water'?

13:22 [CNN: Money] Why the fax machine just won't die

13:22 [CNN: Money] The secret to making Big Data work

13:22 [NPR] Book News: Justice Department Says Apple Led Price-Fixing Ring

13:23 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Eric Holder's Excuse for Spying on Reporters Isn't Enough

13:25 [Telegraph] £6m for First World War centenary projects

13:25 [Telegraph] Ryanair flight landed at wrong airport

13:25 [Telegraph] Operation Elveden: former immigration centre worker arrested

13:25 [Telegraph] Theresa May criticises police officers who launch 'frivolous' legal actions after they are injured on duty

13:25 [Telegraph] Okinawa women demand sex remark apology by Japanese politician

13:25 [Telegraph] Pope Francis frees doves in St Peter's Square

13:26 [Raw Story] Delhi gang-rape defendant vomiting blood and in critical condition after jail attack

13:26 [Fox News: politics] House panel weighs cuts to food stamps

13:29 [] Report: Assad to allow Hezbollah to attack Israel from Golan

13:30 [The Hindu - News] Making room for reading

13:31 [Raw Story] Russian climber Alex Bolotov dies on Mount Everest

13:33 [Middle East Monitor] Omar Kosh: Why doesn't Syria retaliate against Israel?

13:36 [Raw Story] UN says natural disasters have cost $2.5 trillion since 2000

13:36 [Fox News: politics] Democratic Sen. Levin pressured IRS to investigate conservative nonprofits

13:36 [Fox News: politics] 2013 deficit estimate lowered to $642 billion

13:36 [Russia Today] ‘Fight Club UK’: Economic crisis sparks ‘heartless’ culture in British males

13:37 [Global Voices] Media's Too Simple View of Japan LGBT

13:39 [Deutsche Welle] EU ministers agree on fishing policy overhaul

13:40 [CBC: politics] Kathleen Wynne apologizes for Ontario gas plant cancellations

13:41 [Raw Story] Sequestration threatens U.S. flood-warning system

13:41 [Guardian] Distrustful Rohingya dig in as Burma braces for cyclone Mahasen

13:42 [Global Voices] Residents Uprooted by Brazilian Power Plant Rebuild River Homes

13:42 [The Hindu - News] Jest for fun

13:43 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Facebook closes accounts commemorating Palestinian Nakba

13:44 [msnbc: politics] Inspector General report on IRS

13:44 [msnbc: politics] Another service member working in sex assault cases accused of assault

13:44 [msnbc: politics] Minnesota Governor signs marriage equality bill

13:48 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: May 15

13:50 [The Hindu - News] Police get Tigga's body after 24 hours, assure probe

13:50 [CNN: Politics] Obama: IRS betrayed public trust

13:51 [Raw Story] Watch: Researcher explains ‘manure foam’ phenomenon behind hog farm explosions

13:51 [Raw Story] Caroline Kennedy selected to serve on jury in drug dealer trial

13:52 [Fox News] Syrian rebel apparently eats soldier's heart in video

13:52 [Fox News] Convicted Pa. abortion doctor spared death penalty- OPINION: Inside the mind of Kermit Gosnell

13:52 [Fox News] UN says cyclone threatening over 8 million people

13:52 [Fox News] STARNES: District pulls 10 Commandments plaques

13:52 [Fox News] Jersey City mayor defeated after photo controversy

13:52 [Fox News] Parents sue SC, hospital over child's sex assignment surgery

13:53 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Abbas orders security forces to abide by ban on all forms of torture

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Vandalised hills and vanished history

13:55 [Financial Times] H&M calls for action on Bangladesh pay

13:55 [Financial Times] Indonesia extends logging moratorium

13:57 [Telegraph] Conservative MPs 'back away from EU referendum revolt'

13:57 [Telegraph] Loic Remy arrested on suspicion of rape

13:57 [Telegraph] François Hollande faces huge challenge to lift France's dark mood

13:58 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Gavin and Stacey hits USA

13:59 [CNN: Money] Does Abenomics work?

13:59 [CNN: Money] Stocks: The bull looks tired

14:00 [zero hedge] France Double-Dips As European Recession Is Now Longest On Record

14:01 [CNN: Travel] And the most satisfying airline is ...

14:02 [NPR] Read The Report On IRS's 'Inappropriate' Scrutiny Of Groups

14:03 [The Atlantic: National] Why Can't China Make Its Food Safe?

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Sri Lankan Tamil refugees to get driving licences

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Twin bombs strike Afghan checkpoint, one killed

14:05 [CNN] Brazilian judicial council: Notaries must recognize same-sex marriage

14:07 [CNN] And the most satisfying airline is ...

14:07 [Voice of America] Parallel Talks Focus on Iranian Nuclear Program

14:07 [msnbc: politics] Do we know full story of the IRS Tea Party reviews?

14:07 [msnbc: politics] David Gregory: IRS accusations are ‘politically toxic’

14:07 [msnbc: politics] Report says IRS ‘inappropriately’ targeted GOP groups

14:08 [CNN] Opinion: A reality check on Tesla

14:09 [Deutsche Welle] Merkel 'hiding things' in her past, biographer says

14:10 [The Hindu - News] SEC, State Govt. meet on Thursday to finalise Panchayat poll dates

14:11 [BBC: Health] WHO data shows narrowing health gap

14:11 [BBC: Technology] Nvidia details Shield console launch

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Dance like a man

14:14 [The Hindu - News] I am… Wilfred Robin D.

14:16 [CNN] 93-year-old shoe cobbler, Internet darling, says he'll never quit

14:17 [The Hindu - News] Motorcycle diaries

14:19 [The Hindu - News] Closer to the madding crowd

14:19 [Guardian] Seven million UK adults have never used internet

14:20 [Slashdot] Georgia Tech and Udacity Partner for Online M.S. in Computer Science

14:21 [The Hindu - News] Delhi rape accused poisoned in jail, claims lawyer

14:22 [Russia Today] Syrian rebel atrocity video: No apology for ‘revenge’, more clips promised

14:22 [CNET News] Syria hit by yet another Internet outage

14:25 [] Kazakhstan: Closed Terror Trial Hears of Plot on Astana

14:25 [Guardian] Bank of England more upbeat on UK economy

14:27 [The Hindu - News] Set phasers to milk

14:27 [The Hindu - News] Trying to make a name

14:27 [Telegraph] Delhi gang-rape accused 'critically ill'

14:27 [Telegraph] Scotland's wild beauty being 'lost to turbines'

14:27 [Telegraph] Professor reunited with groundbreaking research on human genome following laptop theft

14:27 [Slate Magazine] I Got Monograms on My Shirts. Am I a Jerk?

14:29 [] Palestinians clash with IDF forces on Nakba Day

14:32 [zero hedge] Bank Of Japan Head:"No Bubble Here" As Nikkei Rises 45% In 2013

14:33 [The Hindu - News] Six appeal

14:33 [AL JAZEERA] Palestinians mark 65th anniversary of Nakba

14:35 [] Russia Making New Play For Ayni?

14:35 [OpEdNews] No, Facebook is Really Not Your "Friend"

14:37 [Russia Today] Presidential post: Putin’s response to Obama letter to be ‘mailed’ soon

14:37 [Reuters] Producer prices post biggest drop in three years

14:39 [Pravda] Ryan Fogle, vodka, bears and gypsies

14:41 [The Hindu - News] A better tomorrow?

14:43 [Slate Magazine] Hashville Skyline

14:43 [Telegraph] 'What a bunch of cox sackers' - the phrase that got BBC Radio 4 in trouble

14:43 [Telegraph] World Press Photo denies winner was a fake

14:44 [CNN] Internet down in Syria, again

14:45 [The Hindu - News] Stories told by the fireplace

14:45 [Voice of America] India Develops Lowest-Cost Vaccine to Prevent Diarrhea

14:46 [Foreign Policy in Focus] President Obama Tries to Pass Guantanamo Closure Buck to Congress

14:46 [Truthdig] Where Has All the Money Gone?

14:47 [The Hindu - News] Being catered to

14:47 [The Hindu - News] It’s APPening!

14:47 [msnbc: politics] Obama: IRS report's findings 'intolerable and inexcusable'

14:47 [Voice of America] Donors Gather for Mali Aid Conference

14:48 [The Atlantic: Politics] This Is Why People Hate the Government

14:48 [The Atlantic: Politics] Hillary Clinton Has The Most To Lose From Obama's Scandals

14:49 [BBC: Entertainment] Cannes Film Festival 2013

14:50 [OpEdNews] Why Canada's Indigenous Uprising Is About All of Us

14:51 [CNN: Health] They may have changed your life

14:51 [CNN: Health] 'Attractive' sea slugs and memory

14:51 [The Hindu - News] Panel set up to measure backwardness of States

14:51 [The Hindu - News] Darjeeling an inalienable part of Bengal, says Mamata

14:51 [The Hindu - News] Not much of a killer

14:52 [Spiegel] World from Berlin: A 'Clear Defeat' for Google

14:52 [CNN] Daisuke Takahashi: Japan star on the importance of being 'gorgeous'

14:52 [CNN: Health] Parents: State turned our son into a female

14:53 [The Hindu - News] The sound of history

14:53 [The Hindu - News] Pressure points

14:59 [AL JAZEERA] US, Russia try to limit spy scandal fallout

14:59 [The Hindu - News] Can’t do without…

14:59 [The Hindu - News] Good Grief

14:59 [The Hindu - News] Egypt judges suspend talks with President Morsy

15:00 [CNN: Health] I, too, am an abduction survivor

15:00 [Reuters] Malaysia's Najib packs new cabinet with conservatives


15:00 [zero hedge] Producer Prices Plunge, Empire Fed Slides To First Negative Print Since January

15:00 [CBC: politics] Boaters get 3-year reprieve on canal fee hike

15:01 [AlterNet] Americans Who Think Benghazi is Worse Scandal Ever Can't Even Find it on a Map

15:01 [The Hindu - News] Fire in her moves

15:03 [The Atlantic: Politics] How the 'Cult of Smartness' Distorts the Immigration Debate

15:05 [AL JAZEERA] US and Russia try limit spy scandal fallout

15:05 [The Hindu - News] Telling them tales

15:05 [The Hindu - News] Cricket, cartoons and a comic

15:06 [msnbc: politics] Why did the DOJ seek Associated Press phone records?

15:06 [Raw Story] Filmmaker ‘rebrands’ Abercrombie & Fitch with clothes donations to the homeless

15:07 [CNN: Crime] Brothers: Ariel Castro a 'monster'

15:07 [CNN: Crime] Why the Feds wanted AP's phone records

15:07 [CNN: Crime] Audit missing people cases

15:08 [Guardian] Eurozone now in its longest recession

15:10 [Guardian] Oxford child sex abuse ring: social services failed me, says victim

15:11 [Slashdot] Global Warming Shifts the Earth's Poles

15:11 [CNET News] Microsoft to open up more tickets to Build conference

15:11 [AL JAZEERA] Troops sweep into northern Nigerian cities

15:11 [AL JAZEERA] US and Russia try to limit spy-row fallout

15:12 [The Hindu - News] Cropped talk

15:12 [The Hindu - News] Syrian rebels launch assault on Aleppo prison

15:12 [The Hindu - News] Flowing Lava

15:12 [NPR] Cleveland Kidnaps Suspect Will Plead Not Guilty, Lawyer Says

15:13 [CNN: Technology] 10 fun facts about Mark Zuckerberg

15:13 [CNN: Crime] Why the DOJ wants AP's phone records

15:14 [Deutsche Welle] The politics of entertainment at Eurovision

15:15 [Telegraph] American man dies dribbling football from Seattle to São Paulo

15:15 [Telegraph] Government 'deeply concerned' by petrol price-fixing claims

15:15 [Telegraph] Man set himself on fire after being pursued by loan sharks

15:17 [CNN] Simpson 'an understated, hugely talented sailor'

15:18 [The Hindu - News] Never say die

15:19 [The Atlantic: International] Malaria and HIV Spike as Greece Cuts Healthcare Spending

15:19 [CNET News] Way to go: Google Maps leak promises 'tailored' results

15:20 [The Hindu - News] Arunachal ‘missing’ from Maharashtra Board textbooks

15:22 [Financial Times] Malaysia PM unveils new cabinet

15:22 [Global Voices] Over 3,000 Participate in Data Journalism MOOC

15:23 [CNN: Technology] Whose tech is better: 'Star Trek' or 'Star Wars'?

15:24 [Voice of America] Kremlin Regrets US Spy Scandal

15:24 [The Hindu - News] Arunachal ‘missing’ from Maharashtra textbooks

15:24 [CBC: politics] Loss of cabinet rep will sting, Dunderdale says

15:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] In Vietnam, Rhino Horns Worth Their Weight in Gold

15:25 [msnbc: politics] First Thoughts: Sidetracked

15:25 [msnbc: politics] Rangel: 'I am confident president is angry as hell about' IRS scrutiny

15:25 [msnbc: politics] IRS report outlines rules on political groups

15:25 [CNN] Source: Michelle Knight was Cleveland suspect's main 'punching bag'

15:25 [CNN] Whose tech is better: 'Star Trek' or 'Star Wars'?

15:26 [Big Think] Snitch On Your Local Power Plant, Win A Prize

15:27 [Truthout] Cutting Social Security and Not Taxing Wall Street

15:27 [Truthout] Avenging Uterus

15:28 [Guardian] Nick Clegg shifts ground over EU referendum

15:28 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet nod for 12 new taluks

15:28 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

15:29 [Telegraph] MoD launches appeal to find two men pictured carrying 'unexploded bombs'

15:30 [CNN] Apple to give someone $10,000 in App Store cash

15:31 [Raw Story] Un-elected emergency manager auctions off Flint City Hall Santa for $1,330

15:31 [zero hedge] Five Charts To Start The Day

15:32 [Reuters] Taiwan imposes sanctions on Philippines over killing

15:33 [] 'Summer Heat': Our Bodies vs Industry's Money Says Climate Movement

15:33 [] LA Times Readers Resist Purchase by 'Right-Wing Radical Extremists'

15:35 [CNET News] Microsoft may replace Xbox Points with gift cards and money

15:35 [CNET News] PayPal takes aim at Square with free mobile payment processing

15:35 [CNN: Money] The epic inside story of fraud at a generic Lipitor giant

15:35 [CNN: Money] Enron: The real story behind Jeff Skilling's big sentence reduction

15:35 [CNN: Money] Your new office BFFs

15:38 [CNN] Report: Wealthy hire disabled guides to skip lines at Disney World

15:39 [Deutsche Welle] Boeing resumes Dreamliner deliveries

15:40 [Slashdot] Australian Government Initiates Covert Internet Censorship

15:40 [The Hindu - News] Two wheelers gutted in fire in Hyderabad

15:41 [Raw Story] Goldberg and O’Reilly agree: Obama could cure cancer and Republicans would still hate him

15:41 [Raw Story] Standing Up To Sexism Works

15:41 [The Progressive] Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month holds special meaning

15:41 [CNN] People who may have changed your life

15:42 [Truthout] Thomas Friedman, Private Eye

15:42 [Truthout] The Fate of the Middle East in the Balance: Syria Endgame Approaching Fast

15:43 [CNN: Money] Americans to cut their spending

15:43 [Amnesty International] Equatorial Guinea targets opposition ahead of elections

15:45 [CNN: Health] I'm also an abduction survivor

15:45 [] Armenia’s Gas Bill May Go Up 60%

15:45 [Reuters] Thousands of Palestinians mark 65 years since displacement

15:45 [Telegraph] Fourteen Dali watercolours expected to make £1m

15:45 [Telegraph] PMQs sketch: When leaflets attack

15:46 [The Progressive] Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

15:47 [Russia Today] Russia on recession knife-edge

15:47 [AL JAZEERA] Series of deadly bombings across Iraq

15:47 [CNN] Opinion: When removing breast is not the answer

15:47 [Truthout] The Fate of the Middle East in the Balance: Syria Endgame Approaching Fast

15:48 [NPR] Military Recruiters, Sex Assault Responders To Be Retrained

15:48 [The Hindu - News] Chit fund: Congress organises sit in protest in Tripura

15:48 [The Hindu - News] Cropped talk

15:50 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Knesset member calls for building of synagogue in Al-Aqsa courtyard

15:51 [OpEdNews] Patterns of Psychopaths/Sociopaths; The "Psychopathic Bond"

15:51 [Reuters] Nigerian troops on new offensive against Islamists

15:51 [Reuters] Producer prices post big drop, factory activity weak

15:52 [The Hindu - News] MIC Secretary-General quits over defeat in Malaysian polls

15:53 [NPR] Cup Of Joe With Apple CEO Goes For $610,000

15:53 [Financial Times] Taiwan recalls envoy in Philippines

15:54 [CBC: politics] Mike Duffy's Senate repayment involved no party money

15:55 [Middle East Monitor] Syed C: Knesset member calls for building of synagogue in Al-Aqsa courtyard

15:55 [CNN: Travel] Report: Wealthy hire disabled guides to skip lines at Disney World

15:55 [BBC: Entertainment] Beyonce sorry for cancelled concert

15:56 [Voice of America] Eurozone Recession Now Worst of the Euro Era

15:56 [msnbc: politics] Amid IRS and intelligence leaks furor, Holder prepares for House testimony

15:56 [msnbc: politics] White House probably got 'heads up' from DOJ, says fmr. Attorney General

15:58 [Truthout] Food, Farms, Forests and Fracking: Connecting the Dots

15:58 [The Hindu - Opinion] To be with monkeys and penguins

16:00 [CNN: Money] Stocks: The bull looks tired

16:00 [Guardian] The six most excruciating interviews of all time

16:01 [zero hedge] Industrial Production, Capacity Utilization Both Miss: Good Weather Blamed

16:01 [zero hedge] Unchartered Territory Cannot Go On Forever

16:02 [Russia Today] HRW urges Bahrain to probe torture claims as 6 more tweeters jailed

16:02 [Spiegel] Coming to Germany: Spanish Workers Look for a Future in Bavaria

16:05 [Topix Activism News] Billy Corgan Asks California Pizza Kitchen to Help End Practice of Dehorning Calves

16:05 [CNN] Execution video surfaces in Syria

16:06 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Mystery' condition hits sugar crops

16:09 [The Hindu - News] Government set to launch DBT from June 1

16:09 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

16:09 [msnbc: politics] Will AP records probe intimidate confidential sources?

16:09 [CNET News] Get Laplink Sync for free

16:10 [Voice of America] Attorney General Holder to Testify Before Congressional Committee

16:10 [CNET News] Ticketfly lets venues, promoters customize loyalty programs

16:11 [CNN: Entertainment] Bieber on concert heist

16:11 [Raw Story] LinkedIn’s anti-prostitution policy angers legal Nevada brothel owner

16:11 [Raw Story] Florida man won’t be charged for shooting himself while bowling

16:11 [CNN] I, too, am an abduction survivor

16:11 [CNN] Little harmony in Europe before Eurovision song contest

16:12 [AlterNet] Deja Vu? Abuse Allegations for a Second 'Sexual Assault Prevention Officer' in the Military

16:13 [NPR] Get In Line! Enormous Powerball Jackpot Up For Grabs

16:13 [Truthout] Two Weeks, Three States: Minnesota Becomes the 12th State to Legalize Marriage Equality

16:13 [CNN] Nigeria deploys troops to enforce state of emergency

16:14 [CNN: Living] 93-year-old lives for customers

16:14 [CNN: Living] Make your own 'Tron Cycle'

16:15 [Fox News] NH committee votes to limit school birthday parties

16:15 [Fox News] Convicted Pa. abortion doctor set for last hearing

16:15 [Fox News] FBI to review 2005 honeymoon cruise ship death

16:15 [Fox News] Calif. boy accused of killing sister due in juvenile court- Nev. sheriff urges residents to be vigilant after killings

16:15 [Fox News] Cardinal O'Brien leaves Scotland to atone for sex misconduct, Vatican says

16:15 [BBC: Education] Gove stands by Mr Men history attack

16:15 [Telegraph] Kenneth Bae begins 15 years hard labour in North Korea

16:15 [Telegraph] Cardinal Keith O'Brien is to leave Scotland for 'spiritual renewal' after admission of sexual misconduct

16:15 [Telegraph] US moving 200 marines to Sicily for Libya protection

16:15 [Telegraph] 'Minority Report' policing comes to the UK

16:15 [Telegraph] Gina Lollobrigida's jewellery sells for £3.2 million

16:17 [BBC: Science & Environment] DNA reveals origin of Minoan culture

16:17 [CNN: Living] Jolie's choice carries risks

16:18 [Voice of America] Iraq Bombings Kill 12

16:18 [The Atlantic: Politics] Harold Koh's Latest Plan for Closing Gitmo

16:18 [Guardian] 7m 'have never used internet'

16:18 [CNN: Living] Parents defend gun rights

16:20 [] Student petition reveals rising expenses at Netanyahu residence

16:21 [msnbc: politics] Matthews: IRS story is going to haunt Democrats in 2014

16:21 [Reuters: politics] U.S. sets $1 billion healthcare innovation initiative

16:22 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for May 15, 2013

16:22 [] Democracy Now!: Chris Hedges: Monitoring of AP Phones a "Terrifying" Step in State Assault on Press Freedom

16:22 [] Democracy Now!: Nobel Laureate Rigoberta Menchú Hails Genocide Conviction of Ex-Guatemalan Dictator Ríos Montt

16:22 [] Democracy Now!: Allan Nairn: After Ríos Montt Verdict, Time for U.S. to Account for Its Role in Guatemalan Genocide

16:22 [BBC: Technology] Seven million Brits 'never used net'

16:23 [Truthout] Let's Talk About this "Reform" Business – Militarization

16:25 [CNN: Money] Fraud at a generic Lipitor giant

16:26 [BBC: Education] Universities '£50m to drive growth'

16:26 [Raw Story] Obama’s consumer agency unionizes to preserve office space

16:26 [msnbc: politics] Reid channels Einstein, slam House over health care votes

16:26 [msnbc: politics] What the IRS asked of Tea Party groups

16:27 [Reuters] Iran MPs urge ban on presidential runs by Rafsanjani, Mashaie

16:28 [The Onion] American Voices: Minnesota Legalizes Gay Marriage

16:29 [CBC: politics] Mike Duffy's Senate repayment involved 'no party money'

16:30 [Slashdot] Pirate Bay Co-founder Peter Sunde Running For European Parliament

16:30 [Guardian] Inside San Pedro Sula – the most violent city in the world

16:31 [Big Think] What's in a Name? Everything.

16:32 [zero hedge] These Offshore Tax Havens May Be Hazardous For Your Deposit Confiscation Health

16:33 [CNN] 12 presidential scandals, controversies and distractions

16:33 [CNN] 7 questions on cancer gene testing

16:33 [The Atlantic: National] Christine Quinn's Image-Making Machine

16:34 [] In Ominous Development, US Navy Makes Historic Drone Launch

16:34 [CNET News] T-Mobile: No iPhone discount lasts forever

16:34 [CNET News] How Chromebook Pixel could ride a Google I/O surge

16:35 [] Palestinians clash with IDF forces in Jerusalem, West Bank on Nakba Day

16:35 [The Hindu - News] Being catered to

16:38 [CNN: Crime] Castro gave her the 'heebie-jeebies'

16:38 [NPR] Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy Decision And Weighing Cancer Risks

16:39 [Truthout] Tomas de Torquemada in the US Armed Forces

16:39 [The Hindu - News] Bombings kill five in Iraq

16:39 [CNN] 'Massive' numbers of Nigerian troops target insurgents

16:39 [Deutsche Welle] EU pressure on France as it hits recession again

16:40 [Guardian] Amazon paid £3m tax on £4bn UK sales

16:40 [Guardian] China lays claim to Okinawa as territory dispute with Japan escalates

16:40 [Guardian] Cardinal O'Brien to leave Scotland for 'spiritual renewal and penance'

16:41 [Raw Story] Republican House bill proposes variable rates for student loans

16:41 [Raw Story] FDA halts U.S. poop transplants pending further review

16:43 [Fox News: politics] Obama Slow Walking into Scandal Swamp

16:43 [CNN: Money] How to rob a bank, 2013 style

16:43 [AL JAZEERA] Fighting erupts at Syria's Aleppo prison

16:43 [CNET News] Microsoft building touch-screen feature into Chrome

16:43 [CNET News] AT&T CEO: We'll piggyback on Google's Fiber rollout plans

16:46 [CNN] Feminists protest Barbie Dreamhouse opening in Berlin

16:47 [Telegraph] Rome gelateria defends ice cream prices

16:47 [Telegraph] Parents of Stephen Lawrence praised as judges dismiss appeal application

16:47 [Telegraph] BBC staff in microwave ban at new HQ over 'live broadcast interference'

16:48 [NPR] Dirty Diapers Pile Up In Portland Recycling Bins: 'It's Not Pretty'

16:50 [AlterNet] Armed Gun-Rights Leader Compares Himself to Gandhi

16:51 [zero hedge] Argentines Are Hoarding 1 Of Every 15 Cash Dollars In The World

16:51 [zero hedge] Gold Drops Below $1400

16:52 [Russia Today] France not in Mali to protect population, but 'ensure its position in Africa'

16:52 [Russia Today] New spy game post-Boston? Russia, US seek common ground amid scandal fallout

16:55 [Deutsche Welle] DAX-listed firms post first Q1 revenue decline in years

16:56 [Reuters] Series of bombs kills at least 14 people across Iraq: police

16:56 [OpEdNews] Angelina Jolie's Double Mastectomy: Privilege, t*ts and Being Dumb

16:57 [CNN] O.J. Simpson expected to testify in bid for new trial

16:58 [Pravda] Competition between Russian Muslim communities attracts extremists

16:58 [Guardian] El Salvador gang truce leads to plummeting murder rates

17:00 [CNN: Money] Japan: Does Abenomics work?

17:01 [msnbc: politics] McConnell: 44 senators sign letter to Obama on IRS

17:01 [msnbc: politics] Timing is everything: When did Obama find out details of AP story?

17:01 [Big Think] It's Getting Warm On Mount Everest

17:02 [Voice of America] Kerry, Lavrov Confident About Syrian Peace Plan

17:02 [Spiegel] Feline Fate: Brigitta the Wheelchair Cat Adopts Lost Kittens

17:02 [Russia Today] Clashes as thousands of Palestinians mark 65 years since displacement

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Troops 'humiliated' detainees

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Nuclear waste on the move in Sydney's streets

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Abbott set to back Labor's cuts

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Insurers draw line at 'hanging' rescues

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'They used me, they trapped me'

17:03 [Sydney Morning Herald] Delhi gang-rape accused critically ill

17:03 [Global Voices] China: Kunming Government's Response to Anti-PX Protest

17:03 [CNN: Travel] Barbie Dreamhouse sparks ire

17:03 [CNN: Travel] Barbie Dreamhouse in Berlin met with feminist protests

17:03 [The Atlantic: National] The Court Case Looming Behind Angelina Jolie's Breast Cancer Column

17:04 [Telegraph] Savile: Further details of hospital abuse revealed

17:04 [Telegraph] Supreme Court rules that God is above the law

17:04 [Telegraph] 'Secret recipe for Coca-Cola' for sale on eBay for $5m

17:04 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband and Nick Clegg 'sticking heads in sand' over EU referendum, Prime Minister says

17:04 [Telegraph] Russia surprised by 'crude, clumsy' US spying

17:04 [Telegraph] Cleveland abductions: Ariel Castro to plead innocent

17:04 [The Hindu - News] Nine killed in bombings in Iraq

17:06 [Disinformation] Supremely Creepy Catholic Operating System: SOUL OS

17:06 [Disinformation] Michele Bachmann Urges Followers to Engage in Spiritual Warfare to Spread Right-Wing Message

17:06 [Disinformation] Chris Hadfield’s ‘Space Oddity’ Video (Shot In Space)

17:06 [Disinformation] What If European History Was Told Like Native American History?

17:06 [Disinformation] Document Dump on Chemtrail Whistleblower and Alex Jones guest, FBI Agent Ted Gunderson

17:06 [Disinformation] How to Boil a Human

17:07 [Russia Today] Mystery investor puts $1bn into new Russian gold mine

17:08 [NPR] Boehner: Who's Going To Jail For What IRS Did?

17:09 [Reuters] U.N. watchdog, EU's Ashton to press Iran in nuclear dispute

17:09 [Truthout] Revolutionary Culture in Cairo

17:10 [The Hindu - News] Body of Indian woman who committed suicide to be sent to TN

17:10 [CNN] Opinion: Obama won't let media do their job

17:10 [CNN: Politics] 12 presidential scandals

17:11 [Reuters: politics] House speaker suggests jail time for violations in IRS scandal

17:11 [Raw Story] Florida deputy rehired despite checkered police past

17:12 [zero hedge] Rick Rule: Uranium’s Wounds Are the Making of a Bull Market

17:12 [Voice of America] Polish City Offers Lifeline to Struggling German Neighbors

17:12 [Russia Today] Peace in Syria? Only if the arsonists become fire-fighters

17:13 [msnbc: politics] Bad week or start of a summer of discontent for Obama administration?

17:13 [msnbc: politics] Deep Dive:  Explaining 501(c)4s and 501(c)3s

17:13 [msnbc: politics] IRS scandal shows 'total mismanagement' within

17:13 [msnbc: politics] Sen. Wicker: Scandals exemplify 'pattern of big government overreach'

17:13 [msnbc: politics] Long week of White House woes

17:13 [msnbc: politics] Press pass: Should a federal shield law be enacted?

17:13 [Global Voices] Saudi Mobile Company Seeks Privacy Advocate's Help to Spy on Clients

17:14 [Reuters] France suggests EU link easing Syria arms embargo to peace talks

17:15 [New Internationalist] Standing up to the 'landgrabbing' foresters

17:16 [CNET News] How to get the Start menu back in Windows 8

17:18 [Slashdot] US Government Data Center Consolidation Behind Schedule, Cost Savings Uncertain

17:18 [NPR] Pffff: Hong Kong's Six-Story Rubber Ducky's Been Deflated

17:19 [Mother Jones] Is Our Robot Paradise Already Here?

17:19 [Fox News: politics] Boehner on IRS scandal: 'Who is going to jail'?

17:20 [BBC: Entertainment] Gallery creates choir in residence

17:20 [] Landmark neo-Nazi trial set to resume in Germany

17:22 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Harley Davidson National Rally in China

17:24 [This Magazine] WTF Wednesday: Woman vs. woman, that’s entertainment!

17:24 [The Hindu - News] Arbitration proceedings in Antrix-Devas deal gets underway in The Hague

17:25 [Truthout] From Capital Punishment to Guns, Old Fears Weigh Like a Nightmare on Today's Debate

17:27 [Russia Today] Japan poised for first permanent reactor closure following Fukushima

17:28 [Guardian] Cameron berates Clegg for tack on EU that 'accepts everything from Brussels'

17:30 [Deutsche Welle] International donors pledge aid in effort to rebuild Mali

17:30 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] Jordan: Shattered Lives in the Middle East

17:30 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] Kala Azar: Forgotten Patients

17:30 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] Malawi: A Clearer Picture of the AIDS Epidemic

17:30 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] A Month in Focus: May 2013

17:30 [Doctors Without Borders] [Video] South Sudan: Preparing for the Rainy Season

17:30 [Voice of America] Crash Report: Indonesia's Lion Air Should Review Procedures

17:30 [Truthout] Finance: "Aprés Moi, Le Deluge - Make Money Now To Hell With Tomorrowés-moi-le-deluge-make-money-now-to-hell-with-tomorrow

17:30 [The Hindu - News] China’s Premier says trip to India, 27 years ago, shaped view of relations

17:31 [Big Think] Is Star Trek's Warp Drive Possible?

17:31 [Big Think] How I Learned the Difference Between Love and Acceptance

17:32 [CNN: Health] Support for Jolie

17:32 [CNN: Health] 7 questions on cancer gene testing

17:32 [zero hedge] The Unintended Consequence Of The Soaring Dollar

17:32 [The Hindu - News] Mahasen to delay monsoon by two days

17:32 [CNN] Boehner says IRS targeting broke the law

17:34 [Telegraph] Graphic: how crude oil price-fixing could have driven petrol prices up

17:34 [Telegraph] Sad music makes breaking up easier to do

17:34 [Telegraph] Post-1992 universities 'offer longer teaching hours'

17:34 [Telegraph] 'Fagin of Paris' sentenced to seven years

17:34 [Telegraph] Jabhat al-Nusra faces al-Qaeda sanctions at UN under Anglo-French proposal

17:34 [Guardian] Ariel Castro attorneys say Cleveland kidnap suspect will plead not guilty

17:34 [Guardian] Cameron berates Clegg over EU policy

17:35 [Truthout] Lift The Millstone of Student Debt That's Slowing The Economy

17:36 [CNN: Money] Getting into the military is getting tougher

17:36 [CNN: Money] EU braces for China telecoms trade fight

17:36 [CNN: Politics] Photos: Prince Harry's latest U.S. tour

17:36 [CNN] Death toll in Rwanda building collapse at 6

17:38 [CNET News] Android 4.3 pops up briefly ahead of Google I/O

17:38 [CNET News] One-third of all smartphone sales were prepaid in Q1

17:39 [CNN: Politics] 12 presidential scandals, controversies and distractions

17:40 [The Hindu - News] VHP opposed death penalty for Kodnani: Togadia

17:41 [CNN: Health] They've changed your life

17:41 [Raw Story] Boehner on IRS targeting: ‘Who is going to jail over this scandal?’

17:42 [Russia Today] 'Green' energy kills American eagles

17:44 [Voice of America] Parallel Talks Focus on Iranian Nuclear Program

17:45 [The Hindu - News] ‘No discussions yet on Cabinet expansion’

17:45 [The Hindu - News] Chennai through the lens

17:45 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet recommends 4.5 year validity for PSC rank lists

17:45 [The Hindu - News] Trying to make a name

17:45 [Fox News] AN 'INSPIRING MAN': Dad Dribbling Ball to Brazil For Charity Killed By Truck

17:45 [CBC: politics] Arctic Council grants China, Japan observer status

17:45 [CBC: politics] Wednesdays with @Kady: Why did PMO chief pay Duffy's bill?

17:45 [AL JAZEERA] UN debates resolution condemning Syria

17:46 [Truthout] New Shell Oil Laboratory at Oxford Meets Organized Resistance

17:47 [The Hindu - News] No power tariff hike for consumers using less than 120 units

17:47 [msnbc: politics] Boehner on IRS scandal: 'Who's going to jail?'

17:49 [CBC: politics] PM's chief of staff paid off Mike Duffy Senate expenses

17:50 [CNN: Politics] Boehner: IRS targeting broke the law

17:50 [Slashdot] Federal Judge Dismisses Movie Piracy Complaint

17:54 [CNN: Living] Is this Coca-Cola's secret recipe?

17:55 [CNET News] Netflix: More work to do to rebuild customer relationship

17:55 [CNET News] Samsung grabs 95 percent of Android smartphone profits

17:56 [BBC: Science & Environment] Black widow spider found in Aberdeen

17:56 [Guardian] Nigeria's Boko Haram attacks bring military reprisals to locals

17:58 [Voice of America] Donors Pledge $4.2 Billion for Mali

17:59 [Mostly Water] Sister Assata: This Is What American History Looks Like

18:00 [Fox News: politics] Obama honors police officers killed in action

18:00 [Fox News: politics] Former diplomat asked to answer House panel's Benghazi questions

18:01 [Disinformation] 875,000 People Are On America’s Terrorist Suspect List

18:01 [Big Think] 6 Questions About Living an Extraordinary Life

18:02 [zero hedge] Previewing Today's Main Attraction: Eric Holder Testifies Before The House At 1 PM

18:02 [zero hedge] Guest Post: 5 Questions That Every Market Bull Should Answer

18:04 [BBC: Health] Advance in medical human 'cloning'

18:07 [AL JAZEERA] Donors pledge over $4bn for Mali recovery

18:09 [] The Lobster Boat vs. The Coal Freighter as Climate Activists Blockade Power Plant

18:10 [Slashdot] Google I/O 2013 Underway: Watch For Updates

18:11 [OpEdNews] Hit and Stay

18:11 [zero hedge] Tepper Files First Quarter 13F, Cuts Core Holdings

18:11 [CBC: politics] Norton's pipeline pitch received 'warmly' in Calgary

18:13 [CNET News] Forget Google Glass, Recon debuts Android-friendly glasses at I/O

18:13 [CNET News] Does it still make sense to build your own computer?

18:13 [CNET News] Google's stock zooms past $900 on Google I/O day

18:13 [The Onion] Friend Who Sent Link To 8-Minute YouTube Video Must Be Fucking Delusional

18:13 [The Atlantic: Technology] Not a Metaphor: A Whole New Way to Watch a Caterpillar Become a Butterfly

18:14 [Amnesty International] Azerbaijan criminalizes free speech online ahead of elections

18:14 [CNN: Crime] Assigned to protect: Army sergeant accused of sex assault

18:14 [CNN: Crime] The DOJ is probing the AP

18:14 [CNN: Crime] Simpson to take the stand

18:14 [BBC: Science & Environment] Advance in medical human 'cloning'

18:15 [Deutsche Welle] Arctic Council admits China and India to policy group

18:16 [Truthdig] How the 1 Percent Do Disney World

18:17 [CNN: Crime] New York woman indicted in Newtown shooting charity scam

18:18 [Russia Today] Authorities hunting for nuclear gauge lost in West Virginia

18:18 [Slate Magazine] Deportation Without Representation

18:20 [CNN: Crime] Football legend testifies, wants new trial

18:20 [Telegraph] 'Robin Hood and his Merry Men' take on parking wardens

18:21 [The Progressive] Revenge Fantasy in “Assault on Wall Street”

18:21 [OpEdNews] NRA 'Charity' Ransacks 'Enlightened Self-interest'

18:21 [OpEdNews] President Obama Slays Business Killer Myth

18:22 [Fox News] LOCKED UP HISTORY: Law Bans WWII Hero's Nazi Gun From Museum Display

18:23 [Spiegel] 'Superficial Nightmare': Feminists Take Aim at�Barbie Dreamhouse

18:24 [NPR] DOJ Seized Records Because 'Lives Were At Stake.' Really?

18:24 [NPR] Scientists Clone Human Embryos To Make Stem Cells

18:24 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: Pa. abortion doctor sentenced to life in prison without parole

18:24 [Fox News] O.J. Simpson set to testify in Vegas courtroom

18:24 [Fox News] N. Korea says American starts life at 'special prison'

18:25 [CNN] Balotelli threatens to walk off pitch if racially abused again

18:26 [CNN: Entertainment] Season 4 of 'Downton' to premiere

18:26 [CNN: Entertainment] Witness: Jackson's comeback almost canceled

18:26 [Guardian] Eric Holder testifies before House over IRS and AP scandals – live

18:26 [Guardian] Snow makes unseasonal return to Britain as temperatures dip

18:26 [Guardian] Google Glass testers give their thoughts: 'It's kind of a tease' – video

18:30 [CNN] Gosnell sentenced to life in third baby's death

18:30 [CNN: Money] 10 highest earning U.S. athletes

18:30 [CNN: Money] Jana jumps into Zynga, Groupon

18:30 [CNN: Money] Why only half of Americans gain from the stock market party

18:30 [CNN: Money] Judge to CMEA Capital: No arbitration for you

18:30 [CNN: Money] What Gartner says privately about Apple's next 3 years

18:30 [CNET News] Android activations to total 900,000 this year

18:31 [Disinformation] Federal Judge: Courts Rubber-Stamp White House on Security Issues

18:31 [Big Think] How Big Is Your Nitrogen Footprint?

18:31 [Big Think] Disneyworld Line-Cutting Rich Manhattan Moms: 21st-Century Pictures of Dorian Gray

18:31 [Raw Story] Brain scans reveal marijuana-like medicine could effectively treat PTSD

18:31 [Raw Story] Hundreds of inmates released early in Colorado prison sentencing mess

18:31 [AlterNet] WATCH: Stewart Ridicules Obama for Apparent Cluelessness on Administration's Latest Scandals

18:31 [Truthdig] A ‘Sea Change’ in the Media’s View of Obama?

18:32 [msnbc: politics] Military to re-screen assault prevention leaders

18:33 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement:

18:33 [Slate Magazine] Escape Plans

18:33 [Slate Magazine] The Culture Gabfest: Luhrmania Edition

18:33 [Slate Magazine] School of Crock

18:33 [Slate Magazine] (The Office Had) The Time of Its Life

18:34 [Mostly Water] Collateral Damage: Spartacus Books Fight Against Vancouver's Incessant Gentrification

18:34 [NPR] Play Ball: Little Leaguers Get Assist From 'Pitch In' Charity

18:35 [Deutsche Welle] 3.25 billion euros pledged to Mali at Brussels conference

18:35 [CNET News] How to create an OS X installer from Apple's Internet Recovery

18:35 [CNET News] Surface RT tablet buyers in the UK can score a free cover

18:36 [Telegraph] Nadine Dorries: I will consider standing on a Tory-Ukip ticket

18:36 [Telegraph] Cloning breakthrough by US scientists

18:38 [BBC: Entertainment] Spielberg lauds campaign-free Cannes

18:38 [msnbc: politics] Deep Dive:  Explaining a 501(c)3 and 501(c)4

18:40 [CNET News] Google Play adds cloud saves, leaderboards, matchmaking

18:40 [BBC: Technology] Google previews Android improvements

18:40 [] Kremlin: No Russian pledge on Syrian missile arms sale

18:42 [Voice of America] Nigerians Welcome and Fear Emergency Rule in North

18:43 [Russia Today] Sun unleashes four massive solar flares in two days (PHOTOS)

18:44 [Mother Jones] No, the Federal Government is Not Like a Shark

18:44 [Reuters] Bombs, shooting kill at least 15 across Iraq: police

18:45 [CNET News] Comparing BlackBerry Messenger to WhatsApp and Viber

18:45 [CNET News] Neil deGrasse Tyson: Why 'Star Trek' beats 'Star Wars'

18:45 [BBC: Entertainment] OJ Simpson testifies in freedom bid

18:46 [CNN] Experts strategize in fight between feds and reporters

18:46 [CNN] O.J. Simpson testifies in bid for new trial

18:47 [CNN: Living] Is this Coca-Cola's recipe?

18:49 [CNN] CBS gets cocky: 'We are the center of the universe'

18:49 [BBC: Education] VIDEO: NUS: Uni's should be 'held to account'

18:49 [Slashdot] How Maintainable Is the Firefox Codebase?

18:50 [Reuters] Bulgarian president tries to break election stalemate

18:51 [CNN: Crime] Abortion doctor sentenced to life in prison in baby's death

18:51 [CNN: Crime] Castro gave her 'heebie-jeebies'

18:51 [CNN: Crime] Victim was a 'punching bag'

18:52 [Telegraph] Church accuses Barclays of "letting down society"

18:52 [Telegraph] Head attacks 'unreliable' university background checks

18:53 [Spiegel] Crisis or Strategy Shift?: Cuts Planned at German Tabloid Bild

18:55 [Reuters: politics] Myanmar President Thein Sein to visit Obama at White House on May 20

18:55 [] Israeli official hints at more attacks on Syria, warns Assad not to respond

18:56 [The Progressive] Reflections One Month after the Boston Marathon Bombing

18:57 [Good] GOOD Video: Meet the Winners of The 2013 Great American Teach-Off

18:59 [] Gitmo Prisoners Now Face Cavity Search Before Access to Lawyer

19:00 [straight] News for Youse: Liberals hold power, Clark loses Point Grey, and a big win for the Greens

19:00 [CNET News] Google rolls out ambitious streaming music play

19:01 [Disinformation] Food, Farms, Forests, and Fracking: Connecting the Dots

19:01 [Big Think] Philosophy is Not Dying

19:01 [Raw Story] Homophobic Texas candidate calls reporter ‘c*nt, b*tch, coward’ in voicemail tirade

19:01 [zero hedge] The Hollowing Out Of Chinese Manufacturing

19:01 [zero hedge] Visualizing The Taper

19:01 [zero hedge] Top Constitutional Experts: Obama Is Worse than Nixon

19:01 [CNN: Technology] 'Star Trek' or 'Star Wars' tech?

19:01 [CNN: Technology] $610,000 for coffee with Apple's Tim Cook

19:01 [AL JAZEERA] UN to vote on resolution condemning Syria

19:03 [Spiegel] New Flurry of Motions: NSU Trial Marred by Angry Courtroom Exchanges

19:03 [AlterNet] Joe Scarborough and Other Republicans' Complete Hypocrisy on the IRS and Political Speech

19:04 [The Atlantic: National] What We Mean When We Say 'Race Is a Social Construct'

19:06 [CNN] Man dribbling soccer ball from Seattle to Brazil killed on highway

19:06 [CNN] The seamstress in the rubble

19:06 [Telegraph] Britain funding Spanish bullfighting via EU subsidies

19:06 [Telegraph] Barack Obama promises swift action on IRS scandal

19:07 [Campaign For Liberty] Representative Massie’s Special Order Tonight

19:09 [Pravda] US spy scandal: A typical example of Washington's Modus Operandi

19:09 [straight] B.C. shorts head to Cannes

19:10 [NPR] Breast Cancer, Risk And Women's Imperfect Choices

19:11 [Spiegel] Picture This: Tulip Time

19:11 [BBC: Science & Environment] Ancient water found in Canadian mine

19:14 [Mother Jones] Obama to GOP: Put Up or Shut Up on DOJ Investigation

19:15 [The Onion] SeaWorld To Discontinue Great White Shark Ride

19:15 [NPR] Go Fish (Somewhere Else): Warming Oceans Are Altering Catches

19:16 [CNET News] 90 percent of Americans won't wear Google Glass, survey says

19:16 [OpEdNews] Freedom Rider: When Cops and Prosecutors are Criminals

19:17 [straight] Photo of the Day: Miniature Vancouver

19:17 [msnbc: politics] Boehner on IRS controversy: 'Who's going to jail?'

19:17 [BBC: Science & Environment] Neutrinos spark 'new astronomy era'

19:20 [CNET News] Syria regains Internet access after latest outage

19:20 [CNET News] Google Play redesigned to focus on tablet apps

19:20 [Voice of America] Donors Pledge $4.2 Billion for Mali

19:21 [The Independent] Ancient underground lake isolated from the rest of the world for 2.7bn years discovered in Canada - but does it contain life?

19:21 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Despite Horrific Repression, the U.S. Should Stay Out of Syria

19:21 [Raw Story] New phone app allows users to boycott Koch Brothers and Monsanto products

19:22 [The Hindu - News] We must shake hands to raise Asia’s standing: Li Keqiang

19:22 [BBC: Technology] Google adds music streaming to Play

19:23 [msnbc: politics] Deep Dive:  Explaining a 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4)

19:23 [AL JAZEERA] Eurozone sinks into longest recession

19:24 [CNN] Mancini sacking no surprise for Balotelli

19:25 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's NATO drone project hits EU snags

19:25 [Deutsche Welle] Doubts about Nigeria's state of emergency

19:25 [Financial Times] Italy airs pessimistic view on recovery

19:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Dengue Outbreak Highlights Poor Waste Management

19:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Indigenous Nicaraguans Fight to the Death for Their Last Forest

19:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] WTO Chooses New Latin American Chief to Mark a Change in Course

19:27 [Good] Here's How Your Old T-Shirts Can Create Jobs

19:28 [Russia Today] FSB releases tapes of 'CIA agent' talking to officer he wanted to recruit (VIDEO)

19:28 [Russia Today] Hamas, Fatah agree to form unity government in three months

19:28 [BBC: Technology] Google launches music subscriptions

19:28 [Fox News: politics] Burma's president to visit White House on Monday

19:29 [Global Voices] Brunei: ‘Slow Internet is Almost Like Censorship’

19:29 [CNET News] Findables case turns your entire smartphone into a business card

19:29 [] States Brace for Monsanto's 'Big Stick' in GMO Labeling Fight

19:30 [Reuters] Factory, wholesale price data flag economy's woes

19:30 [CNN] Drugs, prostitution alleged at New Jersey senior citizen building

19:30 [NPR] Source May Have Misled Media About Key Benghazi Email

19:31 [zero hedge] Eric Holder Testimony To House Judiciary Committee: Live Webcast

19:31 [zero hedge] Stocks Disconnect From Reality... and Every Other Asset Class

19:31 [zero hedge] The Other Great Rotation - From Reach-For-Yield To Dash-For-Trash

19:33 [Utne] Challenging the Claim that Microfinance Loans Result in Poverty Reduction

19:33 [Utne] Grand Juries and Political Trials

19:34 [The Atlantic: National] To Stop Overreaches Like the AP Debacle, Congress Must Step Up

19:34 [Voice of America] IAEA: No Breakthrough in Iran Nuclear Talks

19:36 [The Progressive] “I’m Very Comfortable as a Hybridized Mongrel”

19:36 [Truthdig] Rising Temperatures Ground Ducks

19:36 [Truthdig] Chris Hedges: The ‘Terrifying’ State Assault on Press Freedom

19:36 [The Independent] Michael Gove reveals radical rethink on grades in new GCSE revolution

19:36 [The Independent] Cannibalism and the Syrian civil war: An encounter with the heart munching rebel leader’s brigade

19:36 [The Independent] Dismal GDP figure gives François Hollande an unhappy anniversary

19:36 [The Independent] EU ministers agree to overhaul fish dumping policy in bid to revive stocks

19:36 [The Independent] Disabled families challenge ‘bedroom tax’ in High Court

19:36 [Financial Times] Scientists make human cloning breakthrough

19:37 [CNN: Money] Stocks charge to new highs

19:38 [Telegraph] Amanda Knox broke up with Raffaele Sollecito 'because he undermined alibi'

19:38 [Telegraph] Angelina Jolie: Brad Pitt says it was important to share story

19:38 [Telegraph] Councillors 'trading insults and speaking at official meetings in Bengali'

19:40 [Slashdot] Possible Graphene Alternative Made From Hemp Waste

19:43 [Russia Today] UN General Assembly passes resolution condemning Assad's forces in Syria war

19:43 [AL JAZEERA] UN votes on resolution condemning Syria

19:44 [Mother Jones] The Obama Administration Has a Long Record of Prosecuting Leakers

19:44 [Mother Jones] Corn on MSNBC: It's Insulting To Watergate to Compare Anything to Watergate

19:44 [Voice of America] Iraq Bombings Kill At Least 20

19:45 [Moral Low Ground] Pam and Mark Crawford Suing South Carolina, Doctors, for Removing Hermaphrodite Son’s Male Genitals

19:45 [CNET News] iRobot military bots to patrol 2014 World Cup in Brazil

19:45 [CNET News] Google+'s stream gets Pinterest-like makeover at I/O

19:45 [The Onion] 25-Year-Old Woman's Biggest Dream Still Being Popular High School Student

19:45 [The Onion] Bitter Feud Developing Between Joakim Noah, Rest Of Humanity

19:45 [NPR] Teaching The Rules Of War In Syria's Vicious Conflict

19:46 [Reuters: politics] White House presses Congress to revive media protection bill

19:46 [Raw Story] Fugelsang slams Cheney: ‘You did nothing’ to prevent 9/11 attacks

19:46 [Raw Story] Ohio nuclear plant stumped by radioactive goldfish in lemonade pitcher with reactor water

19:46 [Raw Story] Robertson tells betrayed wife: ‘Make a home so wonderful that he doesn’t want to wander’

19:46 [The Hindu - News] From a fitting ‘Guide,’ tales from a diplomatic life

19:47 [Reuters] White House presses Congress to revive media protection bill

19:47 [AL JAZEERA] UN condemns Syrian government for violence

19:50 [Deutsche Welle] Europa League final gives Chelsea and Benfica opportunity to shine

19:50 [Guardian] Eric Holder: 'I don't know' why AP phone swoop was so broad – live

19:51 [msnbc: politics] First Read Minute

19:51 [msnbc: politics] The impact of Angelina Jolie's decision

19:51 [msnbc: politics] NTSB advising lower limit for drunken driving

19:51 [msnbc: politics] The scandals pile up on the White House

19:51 [The Progressive] Obama's Bad Nixon Impersonation

19:51 [CNN: Money] Google takes aim at Spotify and Pandora

19:51 [Fox News] Sighting of Fabled Waffle Taco

19:51 [Fox News] Ashley Tisdale: Family First

19:51 [Fox News] Stars Who Grew Up Rich

19:51 [Fox News] A 'Duck Dynasty' Cigar?

19:51 [Fox News] Ford EcoBoost Engines Busted?

19:51 [Fox News] Fresh Summer Cocktails

19:51 [CBC: politics] Wynne apology 'too little, too late,' opposition says

19:52 [The Independent] Victims blamed for child sex abuse as Oxford council chief faces calls to quit over exploitation ring

19:52 [The Independent] Former Ukip candidate George Eustice appointed as PM's adviser on Energy and Climate Change issues

19:53 [CNN: Health] Scientists report first success in cloning human stem cells

19:54 [CNN] Bipartisan pull pushes weapons for Syrian rebels

19:54 [CNN] Scientists report first success in cloning human stem cells

19:54 [CNET News] Google+ photos get instant uploads, auto adjustments at I/O

19:54 [CNET News] Police accused of erasing cell phone footage of fatal beating

19:56 [] No agreement reached in Iran nuclear talks, says UN official

19:56 [msnbc: politics] Holder faces questions on Capitol Hill

19:56 [CNN: Entertainment] CBS gets cocky

19:57 [CNN] Injured Murray to miss French Open?

19:58 [Russia Today] Feds delay approval of new Monsanto crops over environmental concerns

20:00 [CNN] Car bombs in Baghdad; 9 dead, many hurt

20:01 [Big Think] Natural Disasters Displaced Twice As Many In 2012 As In 2011

20:01 [] Kyrgyzstan: Comedy Troupe Holds Up Mirror to Society

20:02 [msnbc: politics] After AP leak investigation, White House pushes for media-shield law

20:02 [msnbc: politics] GOP tries to play offense on 'transparency' against Obama

20:03 [The Hindu - News] IOC to take India back in Olympic fold

20:03 [CNN: Money] The military is getting pickier

20:03 [CNN: Money] Tableau Software raises IPO stakes

20:03 [Reuters] U.S. says 'concerned' with tensions between Taiwan, Philippines

20:04 [CBC: politics] PM's chief of staff paid off Mike Duffy's Senate expenses

20:04 [BBC: Science & Environment] Milestone in medical human 'cloning'

20:05 [The Hindu - News] Neo-classical artists and their lifelike paintings

20:05 [CNN: Politics] GOP pressures Obama

20:05 [CNN: Politics] Republicans raise pressure on Obama over IRS targeting

20:05 [BBC: Health] Milestone in medical human 'cloning'

20:06 [Disinformation] Cultural Illness and the Curse of Shifting Sands, DSM V

20:06 [CNN] Belize deputy PM calls for prosecution in pyramid destruction

20:07 [Voice of America] 'Fish Thermometer' Reveals Long-standing, Global Impact of Climate Change

20:07 [The Independent] Ministers ‘work’ for God, not for Methodists: Members of the church exempt from employment laws

20:07 [The Independent] Charities are 'too white, too male, too middle class': Review says diversity in recruitment and promotion should become a priority

20:07 [The Independent] British LulzSec 'hactivists' caused websites to crash across the world for their own amusement

20:09 [Telegraph] Move to block performance-related pay in schools 'illegal'

20:09 [Financial Times] Greek bond yields fall on Fitch upgrade

20:10 [Slashdot] Exploit Sales: the New Disclosure Debate

20:11 [The Hindu - News] Osmansagar reservoir may go dry by June

20:11 [Reuters: politics] More tax lobbyists working Washington's hallways

20:11 [CNET News] Mercedes-Benz integrates Google Maps features

20:11 [CNET News] Google+ gives photo lovers what Facebook doesn't

20:11 [CNET News] Google pushes Android tablets for the classroom

20:11 [CNET News] The killer Google device I want: Chrome and Android, together

20:13 [CBC: politics] Wednesdays with @Kady replay: Why did PMO chief pay Duffy's bill?

20:15 [Deutsche Welle] Western drug firms used unwitting participants in former GDR for tests

20:15 [The Hindu - News] Welfare board for tuskers and mahouts mooted

20:15 [The Hindu - News] Promises come to nought, Ranga Reddy's water woes continue

20:15 [The Hindu - News] India gets observer status in Arctic Council

20:17 [The Hindu - News] Police get custodyof Lissy Sojan

20:17 [The Hindu - News] Youth held in Facebook offence gets bail

20:17 [The Hindu - News] Cheers, jeers greet nod for college autonomy

20:18 [The Onion] Obituaries: Jesse Faws

20:18 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Gatsby film to open Cannes festival

20:18 [msnbc: politics] Obama's trifecta and Eric Holder's future

20:18 [Russia Today] Columbia University still has 'whites only' scholarship

20:19 [Voice of America] Abortion Doctor Gets 3 Life Sentences for Baby Murders

20:19 [Guardian] EU referendum bill vote: Politics live blog

20:19 [Guardian] Chelsea v Benfica: Europa League final – live!

20:19 [The Hindu - News] HMDA puts up 176 of the city’s lakes for adoption

20:19 [The Hindu - News] Drive to fix responsibility for violation of building norms

20:19 [The Hindu - News] Police get custody of Lissy Sojan

20:19 [The Hindu - News] Retail biggies’ safety pact in Bangladesh

20:19 [Fox News] Signs of Fabled Waffle Taco

20:20 [Topix Activism News] The Lobster Boat vs. The Coal Freighter as Climate Activists Blockade Power Plant

20:20 [NPR] After Two Years In Hiding, A Bahraini Blogger Escapes

20:21 [CNET News] Google+ Hangouts gets private chats, history, and an app

20:21 [zero hedge] US Government Begins BitCoin Crackdown

20:22 [The Independent] Accused Ohio kidnapper, Ariel Castro, ready to deny all charges

20:22 [The Independent] The deal between Serbia and Kosovo that changed history... or did it?

20:22 [The Independent] Mark Kamins: DJ and producer who helped launch Madonna's career

20:22 [The Independent] Jean Floud: Sociologist whose work revealed the impact of class on educational attainment

20:22 [The Independent] Joyce Brothers: Psychologist who pioneered the television advice show

20:22 [The Independent] The absolutely fabulous school of fashion: The publisher of Vogue now has its own college

20:23 [Anarchist news] Public Affairs

20:23 [The Hindu - News] Hussainsagar pollution levels to be monitored

20:23 [CNN: Health] Reducing risk of breast cancer

20:24 [Amnesty International] UN resolution on Syria will do little to stop massive abuses

20:26 [Raw Story] Reid not ready to support legislation to crack down on sexual assault in the military

20:26 [Raw Story] Sen. Warren demands to know why criminal bankers aren’t being locked up

20:27 [Good] VIDEO: China's Badass Bicycling Blogger

20:27 [The Hindu - News] Amid protests, Manmohan files nomination for Rajya Sabha poll

20:28 [CNN] New Jersey man arrested after bomb-making materials found

20:28 [Reuters: politics] Washington D.C. panel recommends plan to bury power lines

20:29 [Global Voices] South Korean Civil Group Petitions U.N. to Investigate the Election Fraud Scandal

20:31 [Truthout] Racism and Classism Are Alive and Deadly: US Public Policies Create Environmental Injustice

20:32 [zero hedge] Guest Post: The Brewing Generational Conflict

20:33 [The Hindu - News] Thirty two-wheelers reduced to ashes in Hyderabad blaze

20:33 [CNN: Politics] 12 presidential scandals

20:33 [CNN: Politics] IRS: GOP pressures Obama

20:34 [Financial Times] Eurozone sets bleak recession record

20:34 [AlterNet] Chris Hedges: Monitoring of AP Phones a "Terrifying" Step in State Assault on Press Freedom

20:34 [AlterNet] Traffic Ticket Camera Company Channels Kafka, Threatening Court Appearances, Even Though "No Such Court Exists"

20:36 [] Kyrgyzstan: Officials Outline Restructuring Plan for Lucrative Gold Mine

20:36 [CNN] Google announces music subscription service

20:36 [CNN] Source: 2 'rogue' workers behind IRS targeting of conservative groups

20:36 [Reuters: politics] Bill in U.S. Congress seeks vote on Puerto Rican statehood

20:36 [CNN: Crime] Residents at senior citizen home accused of prostitution, drug crimes

20:37 [The Hindu - News] 3 killed in fireworks unit blast near Sivakasi

20:37 [The Hindu - News] Amma Unavagam menu expanded, to come up in nine more cities

20:38 [The Independent] Video: Oxford sex ring being interrogated

20:38 [The Independent] Nigerian troops sent to border areas to fight militants

20:38 [The Independent] Pick-pocket gang leader jailed for training Bosnian girls to target Asian tourists in Paris

20:38 [The Independent] Indian gang rape suspect, Vinay Sharma, ‘attacked in prison’

20:38 [Slate Magazine] I Envy Angelina Jolie Her Nipples

20:41 [BBC: Entertainment] Great Gatsby film opens Cannes

20:41 [msnbc: politics] Film exposes 'shadowy world' of intelligence gathering

20:41 [msnbc: politics] Holder says he's 'not a part' of AP case

20:41 [msnbc: politics] The story of WikiLeaks and the Obama administration

20:41 [CNN: Crime] Disgraced legend pleads for freedom

20:41 [The Hindu - News] In the way of high-speed corridor, 6,500 buildings

20:41 [The Hindu - News] A.P. IPS officer told to explain ‘misconduct’

20:43 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark wins B.C. election but must fight for a seat

20:44 [AL JAZEERA] US lawmakers question Holder on AP subpoenas

20:44 [Mother Jones] Top Dem Trying to Resurrect Political Intel Disclosure Requirement

20:44 [] Momentum of Fast Food Workers Strikes Sweeping Nation Hits Milwaukee

20:44 [] Improve Working Conditions in Bangladesh? Walmart Says 'No'

20:45 [CNET News] Google Now voice search arriving on the desktop

20:45 [CNET News] Google previews next version of Maps for Android, iOS

20:45 [CNN] Disney vows action after report of rich hiring disabled to skip lines

20:45 [The Hindu - News] Case booked against Home Town mall

20:45 [Fox News] Most Satisfying Airlines Is...

20:46 [] Azerbaijan: As Incomes Rise, Fortunetelling Booms

20:46 [] Kyrgyzstan: Former “Prince” Dodges US Prosecution

20:46 [msnbc: politics] How did hunger strike spread at Guantanamo Bay?

20:47 [OpEdNews] Terrorism and Extreme Patriotism as Mental Illness

20:48 [The Onion] Steven Spielberg Claims He Dislikes Black Actors To Get Out Of Cannes Jury Duty

20:48 [The Onion] Mother's Day Card Arrives

20:49 [The Atlantic: International] How Two Centuries of Conflict Shaped the Tsarnaevs

20:50 [CNN: Politics] WH: Benghazi e-mail controversy 'absolutely political'

20:50 [CNN: Politics] Source: Two 'rogue' workers principally behind IRS targeting

20:51 [Voice of America] May 15, 2013

20:51 [The Progressive] Milwaukee Fast Food Workers Walk Out

20:52 [Electronic Intifada] Protests an "offensive" against settler attacks, West Bank villagers say

20:52 [msnbc: politics] Child interrupts House hearing

20:52 [msnbc: politics] Holder vows to follow facts in IRS scandal

20:53 [Reuters: politics] Immigration to outpace U.S. population growth from births soon: Census

20:53 [Reuters] Bombs kill more than 30 people across Iraq

20:54 [The Independent] Price-fixing oil executives may face jail, warns David Cameron

20:54 [CBC: politics] All eyes on meeting between Wynne, Horwath

20:54 [Global Voices] Mothers of Missing Mexicans Go On Hunger Strike

20:55 [Telegraph] US-Russia-Iran axis over Olympic wrestling

20:55 [Telegraph] British climber survives avalanche by 'swimming' across it

20:56 [The Hindu - News] Hyderabad in dire need of bicycle master plan

20:56 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court to hear plea against Vindhyala arrest

20:56 [BBC: Technology] Google Maps revamp set to aid ads

20:56 [CNN: Health] Mosquito season: Fight the bite

20:56 [CNN: Health] You don't know these innovators

20:57 [CBC: politics] Why were polls so wrong about the B.C. election?

20:58 [CNN] Five reasons why we love Angelina Jolie

21:00 [The Hindu - News] Monsoon likely to set in over Kerala on June 3

21:00 [The Hindu - News] GoM on CBI autonomy a mockery, says BJP

21:00 [Slashdot] The New Yorker Launches 'Strongbox' For Secure Anonymous Leaks

21:00 [CNET News] Google revamps Maps with 3D, cards, social search

21:01 [The Nation] Closure at Kent State?

21:01 [Big Think] The Open Data Movement – Leveling the Playing Field For Consumers

21:01 [Raw Story] Texas teen accused of drugging and pimping 15-year-old classmate

21:01 [Truthdig] This Is Water: Fishy Advice From David Foster Wallace

21:02 [CNN: Money] Mail carriers face biggest dog bite risk in...

21:02 [CNN: Money] Burger King's answer to the McRib

21:02 [straight] Non-Apology Watch: Beyoncé cancels Belgium show

21:02 [straight] The Lonely Island and T-Pain contemplate incest on new song

21:04 [Russia Today] ‘America’s shame, Moscow’s gain, but little political impact’

21:04 [The Atlantic: National] Why People Keep Misunderstanding the 'Connection' Between Race and IQ

21:04 [The Hindu - News] Master of 64 squares to guide Indian team

21:04 [The Hindu - News] LOOK BEFORE YOU TURN

21:05 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Real risk of IRS scandal

21:05 [zero hedge] Senate Foreign Relations Panel To Vote On Arming Syrian Rebels Next Week

21:06 [Disinformation] Amazing Events Unfolding in Guatemala: “All of the crimes that Rigoberta Menchú just described were crimes not just of General Ríos Montt, but also of the U.S. government”

21:06 [Disinformation] The Myth of the Lazy Youth

21:06 [Disinformation] 2,300-Year-Old Mayan Pyramid In Belize Bulldozed For Roadway Project

21:06 [NPR] Walmart Has Its Own Plan To Help Bangladesh Garment Workers

21:06 [The Onion] Report: No Way This Year's Summer Strawberries Living Up To Hype

21:07 [CBC: politics] Horwath to seek 'action on accountability' from premier

21:09 [The Independent] George Osborne: Changing course on economy will take Britain 'back to square one'

21:09 [The Independent] Russian agent claims Ryan Fogle is not the first CIA agent caught this year

21:09 [The Independent] Andy McSmith's Diary: No logo - why Nadine Dorries won’t travel far on her joint ticket

21:09 [Reuters] Holder sidesteps lawmakers' questions on AP records seizure

21:10 [Telegraph] OJ Simpson aims to win new trial

21:10 [Telegraph] François Hollande has to convince France he has the answer

21:10 [The Hindu - News] Look before you turn

21:10 [CNET News] Lamborghini Egoista concept looks like a space fighter

21:12 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Andy Warhol goes east - and other arts stories

21:13 [Slate Magazine] The Book of Woe

21:13 [Slate Magazine] The Killer Robot War Is Coming

21:14 [msnbc: politics] Van Hollen hopes Congress can 'walk and chew gum at the same time'

21:14 [msnbc: politics] IG report blames bad management, not politics, in IRS targeting of Tea Party groups

21:14 [msnbc: politics] PRESS Pass: Rick Atkinson

21:14 [CNN: Politics] Menendez, Corker push for weapons for Syrian rebels

21:14 [The Hindu - News] IOC to take India back in Olympic fold

21:16 [Raw Story] Oregon baker refuses to make cake for same sex wedding

21:16 [Raw Story] Rep. Coble has ‘senior moment’ while attempting to grill Holder

21:17 [NPR] Publisher Threatens Librarian With $1 Billion Lawsuit

21:17 [Reuters: politics] Holder sidesteps lawmakers' questions on AP records seizure

21:18 [CNN: Money] IRS to close for 5 days due to budget cuts

21:19 [CNN] Google search gets smarter, goes hands-free

21:19 [CNN] Daily life at Guantanamo: Hunger strikes, sprays of filth

21:21 [] Turkey: Car-Bombing Could Influence Ankara’s Stance in US Talks

21:22 [The Hindu - News] IOC agrees to take India back in Olympic fold

21:23 [CNN: Crime] Did 'rogue' IRS workers break the law?

21:23 [CNN: Crime] Suspect's life crumbled

21:24 [Mother Jones] Former NSC Spox Talks About the Talking Points

21:24 [Mother Jones] 5 Things You Need to Know in the Inspector General's IRS Tea Party Scandal Report

21:25 [The Independent] Britain moves closer to EU referendum as more than 100 Tories defy Cameron to vote in favour of amendment to Queen's Speech

21:25 [The Independent] Restricted Heathrow is failing to serve UK, warns airport tsar

21:26 [Telegraph] Ghana launches miniature satellite to signal its space ambitions

21:26 [Telegraph] Nadine Dorries would be kicked out of Tories again if she stood on joint Ukip ticket

21:26 [Telegraph] Half of all Conservative backbenchers demand EU referendum law

21:27 [OpEdNews] Collusion Course: Machinations of the Double-Headed Beast

21:27 [Good] How a Brainless Slime Mold Recreated the Tokyo Rail System

21:27 [NPR] How Researchers Cloned Human Embryos

21:30 [CNN: Politics] Tot steals the show at Holder grilling

21:30 [CNN: Politics] Holder cites recusal in saying little about AP probe

21:31 [Big Think] Confirmed: These Neutrinos Probably Came From Outer Space

21:31 [Raw Story] UN, Slow Food movement sign agreement to promote ‘gastronomy of liberation’ in developing world

21:31 [] Central Asia & Caucasus: E-Book Highlights Shady Offshore Practices

21:31 [] What to Expect from Erdogan's Washington Visit

21:31 [zero hedge] Subprime 2.0 - Auto Loan Deliquency Balances Rise 24% YoY

21:32 [CNN: Technology] Light-up wheels turn bike into 'Tron Cycle'

21:32 [The Hindu - News] Aadhaar–LPG linkage still tardy in Andhra Pradesh

21:32 [CNN] Alleged al Qaeda bomb plotter ordered to stay in prison in Egypt

21:33 [Guardian] Angelina Jolie's doctor blogs intimate details of the actor's treatment

21:33 [straight] Local waterfalls add spirit to a vigorous spring hike

21:33 [straight] Michael Kors neon tote warms up your wardrobe

21:33 [straight] Ogling Front & Company’s artful empire

21:33 [straight] Christy Clark wins the arm wrestle

21:34 [CNET News] Google's Page: 'We should be building great things that don't exist'

21:34 [Russia Today] Boston Fire Chief accused of incompetence in wake of marathon bombing

21:36 [] Uzbekistan: Chief Gasman Explains Winter Shortages

21:36 [] Kazakhstan: Shopping Takes Inspiration Straight out of Moscow

21:36 [msnbc: politics] AG Eric Holder faces questioning before House panel

21:36 [msnbc: politics] Holder to Issa: Your conduct is 'shameful'

21:36 [The Onion] Cormac McCarthy Flaunts Sexy New Beach Body

21:36 [The Hindu - News] Kiran to meet Sonia

21:38 [CNN: Money] Why Google's music service might actually work

21:38 [The Hindu - News] YSRC leaders flay Anam for his ‘Jagan photo campaign’ comment

21:39 [Russia Today] Putin against ‘filters’ for small parties in elections

21:40 [The Hindu - News] KCR confident of TRS forming government in Telangana

21:40 [The Hindu - News] Tiruchanoor to become next Tirumala

21:41 [Raw Story] Ariel Castro to plead not guilty of kidnapping and rape in Cleveland case

21:41 [straight] From 33 Acres to Brassneck Brewery, get ready for a wave of new craft beer in Vancouver

21:42 [AL JAZEERA] Dozens killed in Iraq bombings

21:42 [CNN: Politics] Tot steals show at hearing

21:42 [CNN: Politics] Holder grilled about AP probe

21:44 [CNN: Money] White kids will be a minority by 2019

21:44 [CNET News] Google CEO Page: Glass production numbers TBD

21:45 [The Hindu - News] Police rescue tribal youth illegally confined in Nellore

21:45 [Voice of America] Philippine President Apologizes for Taiwanese Fisherman Death

21:46 [] Kazakhstan: Closed Terror Trial Hears of Plot on Astana

21:46 [] Russia Making New Play For Ayni?

21:46 [] UN urges support for Syria opposition; Russia opposed

21:46 [Slashdot] Records Labels Prepare Massive 'Pirate Site' Domain Blocking Blitz

21:47 [OpEdNews] Governance as Sadomasochism: Obama from the IRS to the Associated Press

21:47 [msnbc: politics] Holder scolds Issa for 'shameful' demeanor

21:48 [NPR] Can Star Power Make New Orleans' Food Deserts Bloom?

21:48 [NPR] Immigrants To Be Largest Driver Of U.S. Population Growth

21:49 [The Hindu - News] Mysore, Tumkur districts in first phase of LPG subsidy transfer

21:51 [] Armenia’s Gas Bill May Go Up 60%

21:51 [CNN] With IRS defanged, politics can run rampant

21:51 [CNN: Politics] Shield law might have kept feds from prying

21:52 [Fox News] O.J. Simpson testifies in bid for new Vegas trial- OPINION: Inside the mind of O.J. Simpson

21:53 [The Hindu - News] 20 likely to be sworn in Ministers tomorrow

21:53 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: The European Union Is Going After Big Oil, and More

21:55 [The Hindu - News] Congress faces tough task in finalising ministerial berths

21:55 [Deutsche Welle] Cannes Film Festival underway in France

21:56 [Raw Story] Nigerian police liberate second ‘baby factory’ in a week

21:56 [The Independent] Amazon’s corporation tax bill less than it gets in grants

21:57 [straight] Eat! Vancouver Food + Cooking Festival returns

21:59 [The Hindu - News] Subsidised rice: Siddaramaiah scraps unit system under PDS

22:00 [AL JAZEERA] Blatter raises doubts over summer World Cup

22:00 [AL JAZEERA] Mass evacuation as cyclone nears Bangladesh

22:00 [CNET News] Google's Page wants a tech Burning Man

22:01 [Sydney Morning Herald] Ariel Castro to plead not guilty

22:01 [Raw Story] Holder scolds Issa for ‘inappropriate’ and ‘shameful’ conduct at House hearing

22:01 [Raw Story] Google stock hits record high after unveiling new apps, subscription services

22:01 [zero hedge] Humpday Humor: The Rise Of China's Counterfeit Condoms

22:04 [straight] Maestro Barry Douglas unites Ireland through music

22:04 [CBC: politics] Ontarians want more accountable government, Horwath says

22:05 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet for extension of PSC list term

22:05 [Fox News: politics] Lawmakers outraged as allegations against soldier said to include sexual assault, forced prostitution

22:05 [Moral Low Ground] Report: Pentagon Quietly Grants Itself Domestic Policing Powers

22:06 [Reuters] Bombs kill more than 35 people across Iraq

22:06 [Disinformation] Confessions of a Sociopath

22:07 [The Onion] Yankees Fans Turn On Mariano Rivera After Spat With Wildly Popular Joba Chamberlain

22:08 [CNN] Was Jodi Arias cruel? Jurors deliberate in next phase of murder trial

22:09 [msnbc: politics] How Benghazi/IRS/AP stories are sidetracking Obama administration

22:09 [msnbc: politics] Reported, unreported cases of military sexual assault on rise

22:10 [CNET News] LG's Google TVs to get Jelly Bean update in Q3

22:11 [CNN: Money] White kids will soon be minority

22:11 [CNN: Money] Dogs bite mail carriers most in these cities

22:11 [Guardian] Amazon faces new questions over tax

22:12 [CNN: Politics] Holder calls Issa 'shameful'

22:13 [Telegraph] Al-Qaeda militants 'planned to blow up US and French embassies in Egypt

22:15 [Global Voices] Bahrain Jails Six Twitter Users for Insulting King

22:15 [Unicef] "It's about Ability!" for young filmmakers in Viet Nam

22:15 [Unicef] Back to school after Typhoon Bopha

22:15 [Unicef] Lenny Kravitz asks for your help in saving children from preventable diseases

22:15 [Unicef] In Afghanistan, reaching the hardest to reach with vaccines

22:15 [Unicef] A new pneumonia vaccine is launched to save thousands of children

22:15 [Unicef] Two drops for Mecca: Mother of polio-affected girl opens doors to vaccination

22:15 [Deutsche Welle] Wave of arrests in Chad

22:15 [Voice of America] Kaspersky Plans Increased Sales to US Government

22:15 [CNET News] BlackBerry flaunts BB10 Bentley at BlackBerry Live

22:17 [Guardian] Pinewood Studios expansion plan blocked by local council

22:18 [NPR] When The Missing Return, Recovery Is Long, Too

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Kalabhavan Mani assaults forest officials

22:20 [Moral Low Ground] Stop the Justice Department’s Attack on Press Freedom

22:21 [CNN: Money] Subaru cars recalled for loss of steering

22:22 [OpEdNews] The Real Benghazi Scandal

22:24 [Mother Jones] Harry Reid: Obama's Pick for Labor Secretary Will Get a Vote Soon

22:27 [CNET News] Larry Page's festival of disses at Google I/O

22:27 [The Onion] American Voices: House GOP Votes To Curb Obamacare For 37th Time

22:27 [The Onion] Bangladesh Factory Owners Vow To Change Nothing So That This Happens Again

22:27 [Telegraph] China granted permanent observer status at Arctic Council

22:27 [Telegraph] David Miliband doesn't rule out a return to UK

22:27 [Telegraph] Sharp rise in pressure on A&E as Red Cross forced to step in

22:30 [Slashdot] Interactive Raycaster For the Commodore 64 Under 256 Bytes

22:31 [CNET News] How the voice-controlled future will change education forever

22:31 [Raw Story] Moscow bans another gay pride parade, vows clamp-down if organizers march anyway

22:31 [Sydney Morning Herald] Morning Express: Crash on highway

22:33 [Reuters] Donors pledge about $4.22 billion to aid Mali recovery

22:35 [CNN] Planet-hunting Kepler spacecraft in trouble

22:35 [CNN: Money] Stocks charge to new highs ... again

22:35 [CNET News] Larry Page disses Microsoft for "milking" Google for its own benefit

22:36 [msnbc: politics] Rubio: AP scandal example of 'culture of intimidation'

22:38 [Reuters] Putin targets Russian audience in handling of spy saga

22:39 [straight] At the rEvolver Theatre Festival, the witty Kayak makes waves

22:40 [CNN] Holder cites recusal in saying little about AP probe

22:40 [The Hindu - News] Cheer, disappointment mark two years of AIADMK rule

22:41 [CNN] State news: U.S., French embassies in Egypt targeted

22:41 [CNN] Venezuela to 'saturate market' with 50 million rolls of toilet paper

22:41 [Raw Story] Breakthrough: Scientists use caffeine to clone stem cells from human skin

22:41 [Raw Story] New evidence proves monkeys, apes shared the earth millions of years earlier than scientists though

22:42 [Good] GOOD Ideas: Our Google Hangout Series

22:42 [Good] Angry Black Man? The Peacekeepers Flip That Image One Community at a Time

22:42 [Good] 'Fitch the Homeless': This Guy Rebrands Abercrombie Buy Giving its Clothes to the Homeless

22:43 [The Independent] Donald Macintyre's Sketch: International laughing stock, Prime Minister? Don’t worry – just blame it all on the rebels

22:43 [The Independent] Old Tory scepticism has won, yet Europe still ravages the party

22:44 [Russia Today] Obamacare to penalize nearly half-million of Native Americans

22:44 [] US Gov't Reaps Billions in Profits Off Backs of Struggling Students

22:45 [Deutsche Welle] EU warns China against telecoms anti-dumping probe

22:45 [Voice of America] Cotton is Eco-Friendly Way to Clean Oil Spills

22:45 [zero hedge] Tesla Announces Offering Of Common Stock, Convertible Notes

22:45 [zero hedge] Deja Deja Deja Vu - Final Hour Ramp Closes Stocks At All Time Highs

22:46 [CNN] Imprisoned O.J. Simpson testifies in bid for new trial

22:48 [The Hindu - News] Memorial for Dalit spiritual leader Swami Sahajananda to come up

22:49 [Russia Today] Obamacare to penalize nearly half a million Native Americans

22:49 [Slashdot] Tanzania Fossils May Pinpoint Critical Split Between Apes and Monkeys

22:50 [Global Voices] In commemoration of Nakba Day, Visualizing Palestine's latest infographic

22:52 [The Hindu - News] Teacher told to pay Rs.1,000 compensation for pinching student

22:55 [The Hindu - Opinion] Jolie’s prescription

22:55 [The Hindu - Opinion] Asghar’s passing

22:56 [Raw Story] Construction country that razed Mayan pyramind for gravel is owned by prominent local politician

22:56 [straight] Standup hooks Nick "Mr. Showbiz" Cannon

22:56 [CNN: Health] Health care workers sickened by new virus

22:57 [The Onion] Slideshow: 7 Most Unbelievable Autocorrect WINS

22:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Section 66 A

22:57 [The Hindu - Opinion] Losing fight

22:58 [The Hindu - News] Bank takes over Deccan Chronicle press

22:58 [NPR] Google Launches A Streaming Music Service

22:58 [NPR] Wired And Fired: A New 'Smart Rifle'

22:58 [NPR] Maryland Suburb Says 16 Is Old Enough To Vote

22:58 [NPR] Richard Swanson Didn't Reach Brazil, But He Found An Audience

22:59 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark says 'growing economy' a priority after election win

22:59 [The Hindu - Opinion] Insulating CBI

22:59 [Slashdot] How European Startups Are Battling Labor Laws For Developers and Programmers

23:00 [CNET News] Designers craft fashion furniture from Lenovo tabletop PCs

23:01 [Raw Story] Eric Holder politely informs Rep. Gohmert he doesn’t know what he is talking about

23:01 [The Nation] Abolition in Maryland

23:03 [CNET News] YouTube by the numbers at Google I/O

23:03 [CNET News] Apple App Store downloads hit 50 billion

23:04 [AL JAZEERA] US attorney general questioned on subpoenas

23:04 [Fox News: politics] Obama to meet with Treasury officials over IRS scandal

23:05 [straight] Revisiting good Chardonnay

23:05 [The Hindu - Opinion] A to-do list for the new Law Minister

23:06 [Disinformation] In Search of Disorganised Religion

23:06 [The Hindu - News] Bank takes over Deccan Chronicle press

23:07 [OpEdNews] Chris Hedges: Monitoring of AP Phones a "Terrifying" Step in State Assault on Press Freedom

23:07 [The Hindu - Opinion] A question of informed choice

23:08 [The Hindu - News] 1,000-year-old Chola-era temple facing threat of demolition

23:09 [BBC: Technology] Google glass - cool or creepy?

23:09 [Voice of America] Cotton May be Eco-Friendly Way to Clean Oil Spills

23:09 [The Hindu - Opinion] Right decision, wrong reason

23:10 [Deutsche Welle] Chelsea win Europa League with last-gasp winner

23:11 [Truthdig] Video Allegedly Shows Police Beating David Silva to Death

23:12 [zero hedge] Third Point Q1 Holdings Update: Reduces YHOO, AIG Stakes, Adds New Stakes In Virgin Media, Tiffany And B/E Aerospace

23:12 [Reuters] Lawmakers accuse Obama administration of abusing free speech rights

23:12 [The Hindu - News] CAG pulls up Highways Department for “fictitious traffic” data

23:13 [The Atlantic: Technology] Are These the First Ever Pictures of Honduras's Lost Ciudad Blanca?

23:13 [Voice of America] IAEA: No Breakthrough in Iran Nuclear Talks

23:14 [Telegraph] NHS head's pledge to protect whistleblowers thrown into doubt

23:14 [Telegraph] How listening to 'sad songs' heals the blues

23:14 [The Hindu - News] Glaring irregularities in 2 SEZ properties

23:15 [CNET News] Google I/O 2013 developer blitz: Something for everyone

23:15 [Moral Low Ground] US Funds Still Supporting Honduras Death Squads

23:16 [Raw Story] New Yorker unveils open source whistleblower system designed by activist Aaron Schwartz

23:18 [Reuters: politics] Lawmakers accuse Obama administration of abusing free speech rights

23:19 [Financial Times] IRS has not reined in election spenders

23:19 [Financial Times] New Yorker reveals system to mask sources

23:20 [Fox News] 'My Question Is Who's Going to Jail?'

23:20 [Fox News] 'LOST CITY OF GOLD': Is Legendary Metropolis Hiding in Honduras?

23:20 [Fox News] HOLDER LASHES OUT: AG Calls Rep 'Shameful' Amid Scandal Questioning

23:20 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark says growing economy a priority after election win

23:21 [msnbc: politics] Congressman, Holder exchange turns heated

23:21 [msnbc: politics] Holder pressed over enforcement of infant protection act

23:23 [The Hindu - Opinion] Castles in the air

23:24 [Fox News: politics] White House releases 100 pages of e-mails, notes related to Benghazi

23:24 [Fox News: politics] Sources: Acting IRS commissioner won't plead fifth at hearing on scandal

23:26 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S. Retailers Holding Out on Bangladesh Safety Agreement

23:27 [CNN: Travel] Airlines collect $6 billion in fees

23:27 [The Hindu - News] Bollywood touch at Cannes opening ceremony

23:27 [CNN] Daily Discussion - May 16, 2013

23:27 [CNN] CNN Exclusive: Former Austrian captive has advice for Cleveland trio

23:27 [CNN] Case against man accused of killing Etan Patz can proceed, judge rules

23:27 [The Onion] Desperate Mom Okays Male Babysitter

23:27 [CNN: Money] Cisco earnings up in 'slow but steady' economy

23:28 [NPR] One Reason To Apply For Tax-Exempt Status: Anonymity

23:28 [NPR] Ten Things We Learned From the IRS-Inspector General Report

23:28 [CNET News] Buycott app lets you vote with your wallet in the supermarket

23:29 [The Hindu - News] Bollywood touch at Cannes opening ceremony

23:29 [The Independent] Europa League Final: Benfica v Chelsea player ratings

23:30 [Telegraph] Osborne says economy is heading up again. And so is public sector pay

23:30 [Telegraph] Foreign-born workers account for 50pc of rise in employment

23:30 [Telegraph] Michael Gove aims to be the heir to Tony Blair

23:30 [Telegraph] Celebrities to get £50million tax break, under HMRC consultation

23:30 [Telegraph] Police officer awarded £8K for slipping on ice

23:30 [Slashdot] Equipment Failure May Cut Kepler Mission Short

23:31 [The Hindu - News] Eve-teasing incident leads to ban on girls going to school

23:31 [Raw Story] Swedish advertising watchdog mulling citizen complaints over sexist American Apparel ads

23:31 [Raw Story] White House releases Benghazi emails

23:31 [Raw Story] Life-giving chemicals found in 1.5 billion-year-old water in Canada

23:33 [The Hindu - News] Lalu woos youth, Muslims at Parivartan Rally

23:34 [The Hindu - Opinion] Three men in a simmering archipelago

23:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Google takes on Spotify

23:35 [The Hindu - News] Devas investors take Antrix to arbitration court in The Hague

23:35 [Deutsche Welle] Deadly Iraq bombings amid growing fears of sectarian war

23:35 [CBC: politics] What happened in B.C.?

23:36 [CNET News] The 404 1270: Where it's like comparing apples and googles (podcast)

23:38 [Campaign For Liberty] Democrats Blocking Senator Paul’s Efforts to Hold IRS Accountable

23:38 [NPR] L.A. Schools Throw Out Suspensions For 'Willful Defiance'

23:41 [Guardian] Eric Holder navigates bumpy House hearing as IRS blames 'rogue' staffers

23:43 [msnbc: politics] Holder undergoes marathon House grilling on IRS and leaks probe

23:45 [] Mass Public School Closures in Chicago Spark Civil Rights Lawsuits

23:45 [CNET News] Porting Android apps to BB10 is quick but not for everyone

23:46 [Truthdig] How the U.S. Government Shills for Monsanto Around the World

23:47 [Guardian] Cameron snubbed by 114 Tory MPs over absence of EU poll in Queen's speech

23:47 [Voice of America] Kepler Malfunction Imperils Search for Distant Earths

23:47 [Voice of America] Equatorial Guinea Arrests Opposition Leaders Over March

23:48 [The Hindu - Opinion] India’s premier sexist league

23:50 [Slashdot] Why We Should Build a Supercomputer Replica of the Human Brain

23:50 [straight] B.C. rights tribunal awards $14,000 after salon fires pregnant woman

23:50 [straight] Microbes may prevent huge range of diseases

23:51 [CNN] Sweet! 'Arrested Development' treats fans

23:51 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark says economy a priority after election win

23:52 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly bombings strike Iraqi cities

23:53 [CNET News] Google's 2013 I/O swag giveaway: Less is more

23:55 [msnbc: politics] The political glass ceiling on the IRS scandal

23:55 [msnbc: politics] What makes a 501(c)(4)?

23:55 [msnbc: politics] Cupp: You don't need malice to keep scandals politically relevant

23:55 [The Hindu - News] West Bengal EC to move court, again, on rural polls order

23:55 [Reuters] White House releases over 100 pages of Benghazi emails

23:56 [Raw Story] State Department official denounces “repression” in lead-up to Iranian presidential election

23:59 [CNET News] Andreessen Horowitz, Google invest in drones

23:59 [Reuters: politics] US Senate confirms Tavenner as Medicare/Medicaid chief

23:59 [Reuters: politics] White House releases over 100 pages of Benghazi emails

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