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00:00 [CNN: Money] J.C. Penney cuts 2,000 jobs, closes 33 stores

00:00 [CNN: Money] Millions get new cards after Target hack

00:02 [Reuters: politics] No earmarks in U.S. spending bill, but plenty of money for folks back home

00:02 [Reuters: politics] Obamacare 'surge' persists into 2014 in some states

00:02 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Democratic lawmaker Moran to retire after 12 terms

00:02 [CNN] Police in Panama find $7.2 million stashed in suitcases at airport

00:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Greenberg: IOC's Mario Pescante Rips U.S. For Including Openly Gay Athletes In Official Delegation To Sochi

00:03 [The Hindu - News] India, Sri Lanka to free all fishermen in custody

00:07 [The Hindu - News] Devyani eager to be with family

00:08 [NPR] Months After 'Blackfish' Release, Controversy For SeaWorld Grows

00:10 [Telegraph] Six men arrested after probe into "substantial fraud" at luxury boat building firm

00:10 [Voice of America] VOA News: Egyptians Count Ballots After Vote for New Constitution

00:11 [CBC: politics] Time for Obama to make up his mind on Keystone XL pipeline

00:12 [Fox News: politics] Gallup: More Americans say they're financially worse off now than last year

00:12 [CBC: politics] Guelph Conservative worker strikes robocalls immunity deal

00:13 [zero hedge] Summary Of Senate's Report On Benghazi Embassy Attack

00:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emily Thomas: American Shezanne Cassim Speaks Out After Being Imprisoned In UAE Over Parody Video

00:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Trevor Burrus: Don't Let Abortion Cloud Free-Speech Issue

00:14 [Voice of America] US Air Force Suspends Officers in Cheating Scandal

00:16 [Slashdot] TrueCrypt Master Key Extraction and Volume Identification

00:19 [The Hindu - News] Congress not yet clear on naming Rahul

00:22 [CNN] Photos from Iraq reportedly show Marines burning bodies

00:22 [CNN] CNN Student News - January 16, 2014

00:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hunter Stuart: Marijuana Legalization Bill To Be Introduced In Maryland

00:23 [Fox News] Will US lose access to Keystone oil? /i/redes/icon-video.gif

00:23 [The Hindu - News] AICC focus on Manmohan, Sonia, Rahul

00:23 [The Hindu - News] Binny attacks party again

00:24 [Fox News] Senate report: Benghazi attackers tied to Al Qaeda- Accused 9/11 mastermind backs off using violence

00:26 [Telegraph] US suspends 34 nuclear missile officers for cheating on exams

00:26 [CNN: Money] Starbucks app leaves passwords vulnerable

00:26 [CNN: Money] Henrique de Castro out as Yahoo COO

00:27 [CNN: Entertainment] Hollywood's worst get Razzie Award noms

00:27 [CNN: Entertainment] Why 'Duck Dynasty' will survive

00:27 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Idol' is returning: Do you care?

00:27 [The Hindu - News] AAP to contest over 400 seats

00:29 [zero hedge] Beijing Shuts Down As Pollution Over Past 12 Hours Literally "Off The Chart"

00:33 [CNN: Money] Top Yahoo official leaving company

00:34 [NPR] Obama Nominates Maria Contreras-Sweet To Head SBA

00:34 [The Hindu - News] Medha to meet AAP leaders today

00:36 [Reuters: politics] Springsteen, Fallon lampoon N.J. Governor Christie's 'Bridgegate'

00:36 [Truthdig] Poll: Most Americans Don’t Really Care About Chris Christie Bridge Scandal

00:37 [Raw Story] Fullerton cop acquitted for homeless man’s fatal beating may sue to get his job back

00:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kim Bellware: Illinois Pharmacists Want In On The Medical Marijuana Dispensing Game

00:39 [CNN: Politics] Do photos show Marines burning bodies?

00:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Gay Marriage Rulings In Oklahoma And Utah Build Momentum

00:42 [Voice of America] Afghan President Rebukes US on Military Strike

00:44 [Electronic Intifada] Romance and realism merge in Jerusalem-focused radio play

00:44 [The Hindu - News] Posco project will take off soon: Sharma

00:48 [CNN: Technology] Google wants to run your home

00:48 [CNN: Technology] The coolest tech of 2014

00:48 [CNN] New York's 'Miracle on the Hudson' survivors toast five years later

00:48 [CNN] Police: Suspect entered New Mexico school with sawed-off shotgun, plan

00:48 [zero hedge] Wednesday Humor: Iran Has "Incontrovertible Proof" That US Is Run By Aliens

00:48 [The Hindu - News] NC, Congress differ on privilege motion against V.K. Singh

00:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Samantha Lachman: Shelley Moore Capito On West Virginia Spill: 'We've Been Deeper Into This Than Some Other Folks'

00:48 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Tracy: Is Decriminalization the Best Approach to Vermont's, and Nation's, Drug Abuse Problem?

00:54 [The Hindu - News] Massive investments, emission cuts needed: U.N. climate science panel

00:57 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Brittany Wong: Wendy Davis Recalls Her Struggle 'Making Ends Meet' As A Teen Mom

00:58 [The Hindu - News] Adarsh: CBI wants Chavan’s name dropped

01:03 [Slashdot] Microsoft Extends Updates For Windows XP Security Products Until July 2015

01:04 [Disinformation] Lee Camp: You Won’t Believe Who’s Teaching Your Children To LOVE Fracking

01:04 [The Hindu - News] ‘Over a quarter of enrolments in rural India are in private schools’

01:04 [The Hindu - News] Bill on quota for disabled in coming session

01:06 [CNN] Happy 40th anniversary 'Happy Days!'

01:06 [CNN] Experts weigh preteen suspect's age in New Mexico school shooting

01:06 [Truthdig] Watch China’s 1,000 High-Speed Trains in Action

01:08 [CNN: Entertainment] Happy 40th 'Happy Days!'

01:08 [The Hindu - News] Sino-Japanese acrimonyspills over into Africa

01:10 [Reuters] Exclusive: Charter, Comcast in renewed talks on Time Warner Cable bid: sources

01:10 [Telegraph] Egypt's military-backed rulers winning vote on new constitution but legitimacy questioned

01:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Kirkham: Florida Isn't Apologizing For Lax Oversight At Abusive Youth Prisons

01:14 [The Hindu - News] China backs Hasina government

01:14 [The Hindu - News] ‘Robbed of democracy’

01:15 [Fox News: politics] Problems in state health care exchanges may reflect glitches in federal system

01:18 [The Hindu - News] Now, Lalu Prasad is on twitter

01:18 [The Hindu - News] All set for the grand aradhana at Tiruvaiyaru

01:18 [The Hindu - News] Suspension does not deter him

01:21 [Truthdig] Three Reasons the TPP Is Bad For the Environment

01:23 [CNN] AP: Cameraman detained in Egypt

01:23 [CNN] How net neutrality fight may change your internet

01:24 [Deutsche Welle] Apple to refund $32.5 million to parents for kids' App Store purchases

01:24 [The Hindu - News] Bande’s death triggers unrest

01:26 [Telegraph] Gene therapy heralds cure for blindness

01:26 [Telegraph] Ministers treating middle class elderly like 'second class citizens'

01:26 [Telegraph] Alex Salmond tuition fees pledge 'illegal'

01:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hunter Stuart: New Hampshire House Gives Preliminary Approval To Legalizing Recreational Marijuana

01:26 [The Hindu - News] Government’s flip-flop over handing over of body

01:30 [Voice of America] Jeff Seldin: Latest Revelations on NSA Likely to Change Little in US Cyber Spying

01:31 [The Hindu - News] Kerala set to take next big step in IT: Chandy

01:31 [The Hindu - News] DMK likely to offer DMDK RS seat

01:32 [Raw Story] Shepard Smith slams anti-Net Neutrality ‘tech guru’: ‘You sound like a corporate shill’

01:37 [The Hindu - News] PSC to be asked to extend rank list

01:37 [The Hindu - News] HC quashes contract for mineral sand mining

01:37 [Raw Story] New federal spending bill will demand transparency on NSA surveillance programs

01:39 [The Hindu - News] Leaders use cockfight venues to reach out to people

01:40 [The Atlantic: National] Women Have a Right to Choose and Protesters Have a Right to Protest

01:41 [The Hindu - News] T-State will be formed before polls: Digvijay

01:42 [CNN] Bowe Bergdahl: Strong, well-rounded and easy to talk to, friends say

01:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Weigant: Snowden, The Pentagon Papers, And COINTELPRO

01:44 [zero hedge] Resolution #1: Let's Call Things What They Really Are In 2014

01:44 [Fox News: politics] Alaska copper, gold mine could devastate local salmon population, report finds

01:47 [Raw Story] Senate committee debates visa bans against Ukraine after protest crackdown

01:47 [CNN: Money] Amazon warehouse workers voting on union

01:49 [Reuters] Exclusive: Charter, Comcast in renewed talks on Time Warner Cable bid

01:49 [Reuters] Apple to refund at least $32.5 million in disputed kids' app purchases

01:52 [Topix Activism News] Legislative pet-sale task force splitvisit|article-5145303|interleaved-29832-breaking-news|3

01:52 [Raw Story] Researchers confirm: Warmer Pacific Ocean has increased cyclone risk for China, Japan and Korea

01:54 [Reuters] Egypt voters overwhelmingly back constitution- official sources

01:58 [Telegraph] Comedians are more likely to suffer from mental health issues

01:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Obama Meets With Senate Democrats To Talk 2014

02:05 [Slashdot] DNA Detectives Count Thousands of Fish Using a Glass of Water

02:07 [Reuters: politics] Chinese inexperience a factor in warships' near-miss : U.S. admiral

02:11 [Reuters] Egypt voters overwhelmingly back constitution: official sources

02:12 [CNN: Politics] Bergen: NSA and your phone records

02:14 [zero hedge] Greeks, Cypriots Protest Syrian Chemical Weapons Burial In Mediterranean

02:14 [zero hedge] Plunging Australian Jobs Send Japan Equities... Soaring

02:14 [The Atlantic: International] The Looming Narco-State in Afghanistan

02:15 [CNN] Body of Myls Dobson, beaten and tortured, is claimed; suspect indicted

02:17 [Raw Story] Egyptian military keeps an eye on referendum for a new constitution

02:17 [Raw Story] Inspector General’s report: Afghanistan risks becoming a ‘narco-criminal’ state

02:17 [CNN: Money] 5 things you'll pay less for this year

02:17 [CNN: Money] Energy and national security risks

02:19 [Voice of America] New Video Surfaces of Captured US Soldier

02:19 [NPR] Rental Car Surprise: Comes With An AR-15 In The Back

02:20 [CNN] Tests at 2 W.Va. sites show acceptable chemical levels in water

02:21 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Labor Department to probe Florida's jobless benefits website

02:21 [Reuters: politics] U.S. farm bill deal could be reached this week -senator

02:24 [Fox News: politics] Goldberg: Benghazi report 'a very political document'

02:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eugene Mulero: 'Where's The Moral Outrage' Over Daily Disaster Of America's Bridges, Experts Ask

02:27 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sabrina Siddiqui: Mark Begich Draws Praise From Alaska Republican Don Young

02:31 [Voice of America] Women's Rights Official: Burmese Military Committing Sexual Violence

02:39 [BBC: Science & Environment] Trade deal may weaken shark fin ban

02:42 [zero hedge] A Less Exuberant Look At Retail Sales

02:43 [CNN: Politics] Borger: Is Christie presidential?

02:43 [CNN: Politics] Benghazi attack 'likely preventable'

02:43 [CNN: Politics] First lady opens up on turning 50

02:43 [CNN: Politics] House passes $1.1T budget

02:44 [Telegraph] Shoot-out between Russian military and militants leaves seven dead

02:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nigel Barber: Why Inequality Stings

02:54 [Fox News: politics] Senator: Al Qaeda members emerge as "leaders of the pack" in Benghazi

02:56 [Topix Activism News] Probe sought of Border Patrol checkpoint actions

02:56 [BBC: Health] Comedians 'have psychotic traits’

02:58 [BBC: Health] Rates of gout in UK 'soaring'

02:58 [Telegraph] North Korea warns South Korea and US over 'provocative' drills

02:59 [BBC: Health] Brain blow leaves life-long dangers

02:59 [BBC: Health] Gene therapy saves blind man's sight

03:00 [CNN] New York settles with 2004 Republican Convention protesters

03:02 [Raw Story] WATCH: S.E. Cupp gets an income inequality lesson from Robert Reich

03:04 [Disinformation] It’s Not Just the Mainstream Media That Is Scripted to Manufacture Consent, so Are Our Politicians

03:04 [Reuters: politics] Despite budget surplus, no state bailout in works for Detroit, says top lawmaker

03:09 [Slashdot] Apple, Amazon, Microsoft & More Settle Lawsuits With Boston University

03:09 [NPR] Pregnant Women Warned Against Drinking Water In W.Va. Area

03:09 [BBC: Education] Fears over teacher-pupil sex claims

03:11 [Voice of America] Carol Pearson: Tobacco Report From 50 Years Ago Has Changed the World

03:12 [zero hedge] Now Sold At CostCo, For The Low, Low Price Of Only $15,999.99

03:21 [CNN] NYC mayor's "pizzagate" could mean real dough for charity

03:22 [Raw Story] Pentagon: China tested hypersonic missile vehicle

03:22 [Raw Story] Actor Adam Sandler up for third straight ‘Razzie’ award for Worst Actor

03:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Charlotte Robinson: Brian Silva, Marriage Equality USA Executive Director, Talks LGBT Issues (AUDIO)

03:24 [CNN] China's pirates turn their backs on wearable tech

03:25 [Voice of America] VOA News: Burmese Military Accused of Committing Sexual Violence

03:27 [BBC: Technology] Yahoo chief operating officer leaves

03:28 [Reuters] Thai protesters target revenue offices, PM awaits graft ruling

03:29 [BBC: Technology] Apple to refund $32.5m to parents

03:30 [BBC: Science & Environment] Birds' V formation mystery 'solved'

03:31 [Telegraph] Court upholds conviction of Michael Jackson doctor

03:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] John P. David: What Does the Source Say?

03:35 [BBC: Science & Environment] Satellite will 'chase' tropical storms

03:37 [Good] Six Lessons Learned While Pledging to Donate Every Month

03:39 [Slashdot] Why Birds Fly In a V Formation

03:42 [Raw Story] New Zealand will euthanize stranded whales found on a remote beach

03:43 [zero hedge] Mapping Li(e)borgate - Presenting The Octopus In The Libor-Rigging Scandal

03:43 [zero hedge] B.O.H.I.C.A. NSA

03:45 [Fox News] Dozens of nuclear missile officers implicated in test fraud, drug probe

03:45 [Fox News] AMERICAN POWUS obtains video of Army sergeant held by Taliban

03:45 [Fox News] THREAT TO KEYSTONE? US oil access at risk as Canada moves on pipeline /i/redes/icon-video.gif

03:45 [Fox News] NOT ENOUGH OFFICERS? Sheriff doesn't regret show of force at Bieber house /i/redes/icon-video.gif

03:45 [Fox News] Senate report: Benghazi attackers tied to Al Qaeda- Senator: Al Qaeda members emerge as 'leaders of the pack' in Benghazi- Accused 9/11 mastermind backs off using violence

03:45 [Fox News] Critics: Taxpayers pay too much to control deer

03:45 [Fox News] Gov't report: Alaska copper mine could devastate salmon population

03:45 [Fox News] Justices appear doubtful on abortion buffer zone law

03:45 [Fox News] Police say NM school shooter warned some away

03:45 [Fox News] Pentagon probes photos appearing to show Marines burning corpses of insurgents in key Iraqi city in 2004

03:45 [Fox News] FDA issues warning on drugs with acetaminophen

03:49 [Fox News: politics] Obama urges Senate Democrats to put off Iran sanctions

03:50 [CNN] Ohio killer Dennis McGuire set to be executed by new 2-drug mix

03:51 [Truthdig] Water Contamination

03:53 [The Hindu - News] Manipur militant killed in clash

03:53 [BBC: Entertainment] Hollywood awaits Oscars nominations

04:04 [Disinformation] Bruce Springsteen & Jimmy Fallon’s ‘Born To Run’ Video Spears Chris Christie

04:05 [The Hindu - News] Boxer Dingku accused of assaulting 3 woman weight lifters

04:07 [Truthdig] Freedom

04:09 [Deutsche Welle] Hollande's Franco-German energy proposal 'misguided'

04:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eric Cooper: In Education, As in Our Nation, We Rise and Fall Together

04:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lydia O'Connor: Bartenders Say California Law Requiring They Wear Gloves Is Off-Putting, Less Hygienic

04:11 [The Hindu - News] Manipur militants target Congress MLA

04:13 [zero hedge] Guest Post: America Is Plunging Into Kafka's Nightmare

04:14 [Deutsche Welle] Officials: overwhelming approval for Egyptian constitution

04:14 [Deutsche Welle] Hollande's 'misguided' Franco-German energy proposal

04:15 [The Hindu - News] IIT-Madras engineer tops CAT 2013

04:15 [The Hindu - News] Great Knots sighted at Pallikaranai marsh

04:19 [The Hindu - News] Man held on charges of raping German woman

04:19 [The Hindu - News] This season, more Olive Ridleys dead

04:23 [The Hindu - News] Chennai Today - January 16

04:23 [The Hindu - News] Crane operator at CMRL accident site had lost balance

04:24 [BBC: Science & Environment] Secrets of the speedy elephant shrew

04:27 [The Hindu - News] Chennai boy wins online contest by MIT

04:29 [Fox News: politics] Veterans group founder says budget deal is a 'total betrayal' by lawmakers

04:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Obama Urges Senate Democrats To Oppose Iran Sanctions In Closed-Door Meeting

04:31 [CNN: Money] Union vote fails at Amazon warehouse

04:31 [Fin24 News] Govt must urgently cut state expenditure

04:33 [The Hindu - News] Chennai cops gear up for Kaanum Pongal

04:33 [The Hindu - News] Thirukkural ‘national book’ soon?

04:34 [CNN] The stories behind world flags

04:34 [CNN] Where is Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner?

04:39 [Reuters: politics] Obama seeks to build unity with Senate Democrats in election year

04:40 [The Hindu - News] Egypt voter turnout over 55 per cent, charter approved

04:40 [Slashdot] Robots Test Their Own World Wide Web

04:42 [zero hedge] Nigel Farage Booms "Europe Is Now Run By Big Banks, Big Business, And Big Bureaucrats"

04:42 [Mother Jones] Opposing View: Yes, We Should Keep Adding "Gate" to Every Flap /files/blog_water_gate_steps_caption2.jpg

04:44 [The Hindu - News] Stanley alumni from across the world to meet this month

04:46 [The Hindu - News] Book on nun launched

04:47 [Raw Story] Rape victim awarded $150,000 after police and youth program forced her to say she lied

04:49 [AntiWar] Iraq’s Bloody Day: 115 Killed, 145 Wounded

04:49 [Voice of America] Gabe Joselow: South Sudanese Seeking Safety as Fighting Rages

04:50 [The Hindu - News] Violinist-singer couple given excellence award

04:50 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Filipino carer wins Israeli X-Factor

04:52 [CNN] High temperatures disrupts tennis at Australian Open in Melbourne

04:52 [CNN] Florida theater shooting: Couple had tense run-in with Curtis Reeves

04:54 [The Hindu - News] Sudha Ragunathan felicitated

04:54 [The Hindu - News] Striking drivers resume work

04:56 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:57 [Voice of America] 'Unimaginable Calamities' if Seoul Military Drills Proceed: NKorea

05:00 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Court upholds conviction of Michael Jackson doctor

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Lawsuit settled over Michael Jackson insurance

05:04 [Disinformation] Jason Louv: Epic Speech on Magick, the Aeon of Horus and Psychedelic Chaos

05:04 [The Hindu - News] International kite festival in Belgaum from Jan. 18

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Venezuela's president shuffles economic team

05:10 [CNN] Migrant worker from the Philippines triumphs in Israel's 'X Factor'

05:10 [The Hindu - News] Sub-inspector Bande succumbs to bullet wounds

05:13 [CNN] Asians up in arms over 'How I Met Your Mother' episode

05:14 [Deutsche Welle] Germany probes intel agencies

05:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: DEA: State Marijuana Legalization 'Reckless And Irresponsible'

05:16 [The Hindu - News] Bande proved his mettle time and again

05:17 [Fox News] Senator: Al Qaeda members emerge as 'leaders of the pack' in Benghazi- Senate report: Benghazi attackers tied to Al Qaeda- Accused 9/11 mastermind backs off using violence

05:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Sam Brownback Compares Anti-Abortion Protests To The Slavery-Ending Abolitionist Movement

05:24 [The Hindu - News] Elephant herd spotted in Tumkur

05:29 [Deutsche Welle] Ukraine court outlaws major demos in central Kyiv

05:30 [The Hindu - News] Coimbatore Community kitchen work in full swing

05:30 [The Hindu - News] ‘Italian travellers down by half in last two years’

05:35 [The Hindu - News] Paryaya Festival procession: Objection to proposal on palanquins

05:35 [The Hindu - News] Now, one application for one subject matter under RTI Act

05:39 [Deutsche Welle] Berlin's new voice in dialogue with Moscow

05:41 [Fox News: politics] Tennessee bill would make ObamaCare exchanges illegal

05:42 [CBC: politics] Nanos Number: pipeline politics

05:47 [Truthdig] Fukushima: An Ongoing Warning to the World

05:47 [The Hindu - News] Spectators risk lives more than bull tamers in Madurai

05:47 [The Hindu - News] Beijing air pollution at dangerously high levels

05:47 [The Hindu - News] Only creation of jobs can stub out poverty: Murthy

05:47 [Reuters] North Korea warns South and U.S. over "provocative" drills

05:49 [Telegraph] Video from Asiana plane crash in San Francisco reveals firefighters saw girl on ground before she was run over

05:51 [The Hindu - News] Karje PU college lacks toilets, classrooms, library

05:51 [The Hindu - News] Tension in Kulai, police prevent a potential clash

05:55 [The Hindu - News] SDPI flays Congress for delay in ‘hate speech’ arrests

05:56 [CNN] Opinion: 'Duck Dynasty's' black supporters

06:00 [AntiWar] Israel Lobby Thwarted in Iran Sanctions Bid for Now

06:03 [The Hindu - News] Samayapuram float festival held amidst tight security

06:04 [Deutsche Welle] Antarctic glacier's retreat unstoppable

06:05 [The Hindu - News] TN sanctions Rs 1.75 crore towards Kabaddi, Squash events

06:05 [The Hindu - News] Fort Kochi Coast Guard station gets a new vessel

06:05 [Voice of America] Chinese Police Detain Prominent Uighur Activist

06:07 [Big Think] Don't Let Social Media Give You a Headache

06:09 [The Hindu - News] Indian, Japanese Coast Guard men bond over recreational activities

06:09 [Reuters] Exclusive: U.S. government failed to secure Obamacare site: experts

06:13 [The Hindu - News] Gang beats up trio who protested against drug abuse in Maharaja’s College

06:13 [The Hindu - News] Roll back gas price hike, says Pinarayi

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Businesses created 8 million new jobs in US: Obama

06:17 [The Hindu - News] Waive VAT, duty on gas: FACT

06:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Major U.S. Companies Quietly Funnel Dark Money To Politically Active Nonprofits

06:21 [Telegraph] Dementia patient, 84, died in handcuffs

06:21 [Telegraph] Australian Open 2014: play halted as heatwave sees temperatures reach 43 degrees and rising

06:21 [The Hindu - News] Venezuela's national dog keeps Chavez legacy alive

06:21 [The Hindu - News] Selling books to save her son from the gallows

06:25 [The Hindu - News] Italian marines case may come back to Kerala

06:25 [The Hindu - News] Vodafone takes a stand on state surveillance

06:26 [Fin24 News] Don't bow to poultry producers, urges body

06:32 [Raw Story] Rachel Maddow: Why has Chris Christie’s Port Authority chief kept quiet on bridge closures?

06:32 [Raw Story] ‘Blackfish’ glitch: Did plan to fly orcas to Sochi for the Olympics get caught up in Moscow?

06:34 [The Hindu - News] Sri Lankan fishermen home-bound

06:36 [The Hindu - News] Palayam biogas plant: A boost for waste management

06:38 [The Hindu - News] Prasanth Nagar residents protest at KWA office in Pongumoodu

06:40 [CNN] Secrets about the Berlin Wall revealed

06:44 [The Hindu - News] Kerala Campuses will give innovators a break

06:45 [Slashdot] Apple Devices To Reach Parity With Windows PCs In 2014

06:46 [The Hindu - News] CPI(M) campaign

06:52 [The Hindu - News] Mystery of vinyl hoardings in Vijayawada deepens

06:54 [The Hindu - News] Parents allege bias in arts fete appeals process

06:54 [Fin24 News] Business body calls for urgent state spend cut

06:54 [Deutsche Welle] The murder that changed Lebanon

07:00 [The Hindu - News] Choultry for attendants comes up at KGH in Visakhapatnam

07:02 [Raw Story] Former Defense Sec. Robert Gates tells Jon Stewart about ‘venal and small’ Congress

07:04 [The Hindu - News] Protest against lagging of Calicut University LLB course

07:06 [The Hindu - News] Waste dumping to stymie efforts to clean Connolly canal

07:06 [The Hindu - News] Indian soldiers come under fire in South Sudan

07:07 [CNN: Entertainment] Asians up in arms over 'How I Met Your Mother' episode

07:07 [CNN: Entertainment] Bisset: I was scared, excited at Golden Globes

07:10 [The Hindu - News] ‘Day at sea’ enthrals kin of Coast Guard personnel

07:11 [Topix Activism News] Suit filed ahead of popular Puerto Rico festival

07:12 [The Hindu - News] Farmers being harassed, alleges Harithasena

07:14 [CNN] Ex-Falluja cop seeks U.S. asylum: 'There's no future for me'

07:14 [The Hindu - News] Car rally for cancer patients

07:17 [Voice of America] James Butty: Guinea’s Prime Minister, Cabinet Resign

07:17 [Voice of America] Bernard Shusman: Retail Eyes New Technology to Lure Customers

07:20 [The Hindu - News] When dolls convey myriad themes

07:22 [The Hindu - News] Nuclear launch officers accused of cheating: Pentagon

07:26 [CNN: Money] Foreclosures hit six-year low in 2013

07:27 [The Hindu - News] Pongal celebration held at elephant rejuvenation camp

07:29 [Voice of America] India Arrests 2 Homeless Men for Rape of Danish Tourist

07:34 [Reuters] Israel shoots down Gaza rockets, responds with air strikes

07:34 [Financial Times] Japan machinery orders hit 5-year high

07:34 [Financial Times] Brazil raises benchmark rate to 10.5%

07:34 [Financial Times] Israel fires on Gaza after rocket attack

07:34 [Financial Times] Australian heatwave blamed on climate change

07:34 [Financial Times] Venezuela’s Maduro rejects devaluation talk

07:34 [Financial Times] China’s rich cut back as austerity bites

07:35 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Secretariat is the new Jantar Mantar

07:35 [The Hindu - News] Millennium Bus Depot along Nizammuddin bridge to be shifted

07:35 [The Hindu - News] AAP deviating from principles, defrauding people: Binny

07:35 [Voice of America] VOA News: India Arrests 2 Homeless Men for Rape of Danish Tourist

07:39 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Zoo keeping its inmates warm

07:40 [Telegraph] Chinese police seize outspoken activist

07:40 [Telegraph] Police given new powers to use "drugalyser" tests to catch drug drivers

07:40 [Telegraph] David Laws: best heads to be parachuted into failing schools

07:40 [Telegraph] Thousands more elderly care home residents subject to restraints

07:40 [Telegraph] Memory loss alert for men drinking more than two pints a day

07:41 [The Hindu - News] Nursery admission helpline asks man to conduct “sting” on school authorities

07:41 [The Hindu - News] Irrigation tank in Coimbatore in state of neglect

07:43 [Voice of America] Egyptian Voters Support New Constitution

07:44 [CNN] Dotcom to launch next mega venture: A political party

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Future grim for rehabilitation of rescued children at care homes

07:49 [The Hindu - News] Liquor bottles seized in Coimbatore

07:51 [BBC: Entertainment] Amateurs find hundreds of treasures

07:54 [Telegraph] Stonyhurst College runaways: teenage couple who escaped to Dominican Republic 'located by local police'

07:54 [Telegraph] UK weather: mild spell causes birds to break into song and flowers to bloom

07:58 [Voice of America] VOA News: Egyptian Voters Support New Constitution

07:59 [The Hindu - News] Traffic diversion in Madurai

07:59 [The Hindu - News] Foreigners get a taste of Pongal in Madurai

08:02 [CNN] Students to return New Mexico school after shooting

08:08 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: The Job Market For College Grads is Tougher Than Ever /files/blog_underemployed_college_grads.jpg

08:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] Calls to back upland flood schemes

08:13 [CNN] California serial arsonist suspect arrested

08:14 [BBC: Science & Environment] Gene therapy saves man from blindness

08:19 [Fin24 News] Rand touches fresh five-year lows

08:20 [The Hindu - News] After holidays, APSRTC, Railways gear up for return trips

08:21 [Fox News] Engineer allegedly tried to smuggle blueprints to Iran- Iran yanks nuclear tweet after blowback- Obama urges Senate Dems to put off Iran sanctions

08:24 [The Hindu - News] Police smash Philippines internet child abuse ring

08:24 [NPR] New Nuke Scandal: 34 Officers Accused Of Cheating

08:24 [NPR] Extreme Heat Brings Australian Open To A Halt

08:28 [] Israel Lobby Thwarted in Iran Sanctions Bid For Now

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Panther trapped in net near Mahabubnagar

08:30 [The Hindu - News] 3 dead in shooting at US grocery store

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Vote-on-account likely in ongoing AP Assembly session

08:34 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:34 [NPR] Scandal-Struck Christie To Meet With Sandy Victims

08:36 [The Hindu - News] Israel strikes Gaza after militants fire rockets

08:38 [CNN] California serial arson suspect arrested

08:40 [Telegraph] Egypt votes overwhelmingly for military-backed constitution

08:40 [Telegraph] UK not 'full partner' with US, says former defence chief

08:40 [Telegraph] £2.5m bill for driving theory test 'fiasco'

08:40 [Telegraph] £12.5m V&A revamp to show how modern Europe was formed

08:40 [Telegraph] Singer Alfie Boe leaves fan red-faced after ringing phone interrupts concert

08:40 [The Hindu - News] Foreign tourists exposed to Tamil culture, civilisation

08:42 [Reuters] Thai protesters target revenue offices, government awaits graft ruling

08:42 [Reuters] Three killed by car bomb in Lebanese town near Syria: media, residents

08:44 [BBC: Education] Movies and JK Rowling top book list

08:45 [CNN] Car bomb in northeast Lebanon kills 3, wounds 15

08:45 [CNN] Students to return to New Mexico school after shooting

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Deer mauled to death near Tiruchi

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Tharoor at the centre of cross-border tweet war

08:48 [] The truth about Israel's secret nuclear arsenal

08:49 [Fox News: politics] VA riles veterans with push to change disability claims process

08:52 [Voice of America] Car Bomb Kills 2 in Lebanon

08:52 [Pravda] No Jobs For Americans

08:52 [The Hindu - News] Tiruchi school students recite Tirukkural

08:56 [Voice of America] VOA News: Car Bomb Kills 2 in Lebanon

08:56 [Telegraph] International probe cracks UK-led Philippine child web sex ring

08:56 [Telegraph] Princess Diana's 'Squidgygate' suitor gets married

08:58 [Voice of America] China Confirms Hypersonic Missile Delivery Test

08:58 [BBC: Entertainment] Movies and JK Rowling top book list

09:04 [Disinformation] Patton Oswalt and David Byrne

09:07 [Pravda] Iran to break from Western bonds with Russia's help

09:07 [Slashdot] Scientists Glue Sensors To 5,000 Bees In a Bid To Better Understand Them

09:10 [Reuters] In Boeing 787 battery probe, x-rays may offer clues to past incidents

09:12 [Telegraph] Lord Rennard will not apologise to female Lib Dems, adviser says

09:15 [Fox News] 'TOO MUCH': Veterans angered by proposed disability claims changes /i/redes/icon-video.gif

09:15 [Fox News] AIR FORCE SCANDAL Dozens of officers snared in probe of cheating, drugs

09:15 [Fox News] CONCUSSION CASE Ex-NFL players eyeing money from settlement

09:17 [The Hindu - News] Work to win all 40 Lok Sabha seats: Jayalalithaa

09:22 [Pravda] Urban legends: Poltergeist in the Caucasus

09:22 [CNN: Crime] Florida community reels after mom kills son, daughter, self

09:22 [CNN: Crime] Husband: Brain-dead wife wouldn't want to be on life support

09:22 [CNN: Crime] Beaten and tortured boy's body claimed; suspect in his death indicted

09:22 [CNN: Crime] California serial arsonist suspect arrested

09:22 [CNN: Crime] Students to return to New Mexico school

09:23 [The Hindu - News] BJP trying to make its mark in Krishna district

09:23 [CNN] Investigation uncovers online child sex abuse ring, British police say

09:24 [CNN] Car bomb in northeast Lebanon kills 4, wounds 26

09:25 [Deutsche Welle] Dozens arrested as child-abuse ring is 'dismantled' in international investigation

09:27 [CNN: Money] China Mobile to kick off iPhone bonanza

09:27 [The Hindu - News] Sugarcane growers in AP to thrash out differences

09:27 [Reuters] Iran wants to be at Syria talks but rejects conditions

09:27 [Fin24 News] Saldanha zone investments to create 300 jobs

09:37 [The Hindu - News] New identities for a new life

09:39 [New Statesman] Labour remain ahead in European election poll, but who'll triumph in May?

09:39 [NPR] For A Better Bobsled, Team USA Turns To Race Cars

09:39 [NPR] Florida Bill Would Allow Marijuana Extract For Child Seizures

09:39 [NPR] Jobs Pitchman Takes Labor Department's Show On the Road

09:39 [NPR] Old Trees Grow Faster With Every Year

09:39 [NPR] Sometimes A Perfect Stranger Is The Best Dinner Host

09:39 [NPR] Detroit Touts Clean, Efficient Diesels; Consumers Aren't Sold

09:42 [Telegraph] Tories to come third in Euro elections behind Labour and Ukip, poll warns

09:42 [Telegraph] Hague trial starts of suspects in Hariri assassination

09:43 [The Hindu - News] Pay salaries immediately: VMC union

09:46 [Voice of America] Tribunal Opens Trial in Assassination of Lebanon's Hariri

09:46 [Fox News: politics] NLRB accuses Wal-Mart of retaliating against protesting workers

09:47 [The Hindu - News] Thirvalluvar award for Taiwanese poet

09:47 [The Hindu - News] ICF rolls out LHB coach developed in-house

09:50 [Voice of America] Thai Opposition Protesters March on Government Offices

09:50 [Reuters] India's Rahul Gandhi faces his own tryst with destiny

09:51 [CNN] Gunman, 2 women dead in Indiana grocery store shooting

09:57 [Truthdig] The Toughest Liberal in the House Is Retiring, Worries About ‘Dark Money’

09:57 [The Hindu - News] DMK functionary murdered in Arumuganeri

10:00 [Voice of America] Chinese Police Detain Prominent Uighur Activist

10:00 [Fox News: politics] Investigate the investigators? GOP lawmakers urge probe of IRS scandal review

10:01 [CNN: Technology] Driverless cars could let you sleep

10:05 [Deutsche Welle] Trial opens for the murder of former Prime Minister Rafik Hariri

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Media restrained from reporting allegations against ex-SC judge

10:08 [Slashdot] Revolutionary Scuba Mask Creates Breathable Oxygen Underwater On Its Own

10:10 [CNN] China: Jianshe Villagers build $2.1M year-end bonus into 'money wall'

10:14 [Financial Times] Violence erupts at Madrid protest

10:14 [The Hindu - News] AAP to take disciplinary action against Binny

10:14 [The Hindu - News] Festival diary - Day 3

10:14 [Telegraph] New Zealand's highest mountain shrinks

10:14 [Telegraph] Why does cold air smell differently from hot air?

10:14 [Telegraph] Almost 1,000 teachers accused of sex abuse

10:16 [CNN] 13 dead, 40,000 displaced in floods in Indonesia's North Sulawesi

10:17 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: 'Work with nature' say flood experts

10:18 [The Hindu - News] Telangana issue could cast a shadow over AICC meet

10:19 [BBC: Science & Environment] Sight restored to partially blind man

10:19 [Reuters] Lebanon car bomb kills four in Hezbollah stronghold near Syria

10:24 [The Hindu - News] Car bomb kills 3 in Lebanon near Syrian border

10:25 [New Statesman] Death by data: how Kafka's The Trial prefigured the nightmare of the modern surveillance state /sites/default/files/images/52375026.jpg

10:30 [New Statesman] Why, in 2014, are first ladies still expected to behave like 1950s housewives?

10:30 [Fin24 News] Tencent Holdings lifts Hong Kong shares

10:31 [BBC: Entertainment] Jackson doctor's conviction upheld

10:33 [New Internationalist] The City, the banks and the EU – all in it together

10:34 [Fin24 News] Mr Price slides on sales figures let-down

10:34 [The Hindu - News] Rahul is Cong candidate for Prime Ministership: Fernandes

10:35 [Deutsche Welle] EU car crisis eases as markets stabilize in 2013

10:38 [Voice of America] Phil Mercer: More Severe Heat Waves to Come as Australia Sizzles

10:40 [Deutsche Welle] Smog descends upon Beijing as pollution reaches dangerously high levels

10:40 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Comedians 'both extravert and introvert'

10:41 [New Statesman] Progressive parties should cut National Insurance, not income tax

10:45 [Telegraph] Japan subway sarin attack cultist trial opens

10:45 [Telegraph] Edinburgh police search for 3-year-old who went missing from his bed overnight

10:46 [CNN] U.S. nuclear weapons: Military nuke officers beset by recent scandals

10:46 [New Statesman] The Wellcome Trust Scholarship at the New Statesman

10:47 [Reuters] Hariri murder trial opens in The Hague

10:48 [The Hindu - News] Singing, first love

10:55 [The Hindu - News] The importance of Genghis Khan

10:55 [The Hindu - News] Odisha, TN UMPP final price bid to open on Feb 26

10:55 [The Hindu - News] Lucky lines

10:59 [The Hindu - News] Playing with adventure

10:59 [The Hindu - News] Touchy and feely

11:00 [Fin24 News] E-tolls will cause deaths - ambulance body

11:01 [BBC: Also in the news] 45 year wait for competition prize

11:01 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Earnings wave rolls on

11:02 [CNN] Lindsey Vonn set for long layoff after surgery

11:02 [Voice of America] China Confirms Hypersonic Missile Delivery Test

11:05 [The Hindu - News] Stories within stories

11:05 [The Hindu - News] Blend of two genres

11:05 [The Hindu - News] Society frame by frame

11:05 [CBC: politics] Is the Conservatives' Canada 150 roadmap out of step with public?

11:05 [CBC: politics] Broadbent Institute primes 'progressives' for 2015 election - and beyond

11:07 [Big Think] Susan Sontag on Creativity and Boredom

11:09 [The Hindu - News] A date with Amol

11:09 [The Hindu - News] Their virtuosity shone

11:09 [The Hindu - News] Arresting the moment

11:09 [The Hindu - News] Decoding the Goddess

11:09 [The Hindu - News] Kudankulam second unit likely to go critical by June

11:10 [NPR] Jordan: Israeli Prime Minister On Unexpected Visit To Jordan

11:10 [Fox News: politics] NSA Surveillance and The Media: Why the spying scandal no longer resonates

11:12 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Sundance 'antidote to Hollywood' begins

11:15 [Deutsche Welle] Ecclestone to go on trial in Germany on corruption allegations

11:15 [The Hindu - News] Myriad shades of Madhyamavati

11:15 [The Hindu - News] Sand mining will be streamlined in 15 days: Mahadevappa

11:15 [The Hindu - News] Theatrics won them over

11:17 [Reuters] Egypt voters back constitution as roadmap advances

11:19 [CNN] Nigeria arrests scores under new anti-gay law, rights group says

11:19 [The Hindu - News] Winsome twosome

11:20 [Topix Activism News] Indian Police Arrest 2 for Alleged Rape of Danish Tourist

11:25 [The Hindu - News] Four films and superstars

11:25 [The Hindu - News] Aesthetic journey

11:26 [Voice of America] Car Bomb Kills 3 in Lebanon

11:26 [Voice of America] Tribunal Opens Trial in Assassination of Lebanon's Hariri

11:29 [The Hindu - News] Between the left and right

11:29 [The Hindu - News] Intelligent choices

11:29 [The Hindu - News] Straight from the heart

11:32 [Fox News: politics] Problems in state health care exchanges may reflect glitches in federal system

11:33 [CNN] Obama makes case on why Congress should not add sanctions on Iran

11:35 [The Hindu - News] Nalco project land losers threaten stir over demand for jobs

11:35 [The Hindu - News] Packed with classicism

11:35 [The Hindu - News] Musharraf needs treatment in US, lawyer tells court

11:35 [The Hindu - News] Fingers etched in gold

11:35 [The Hindu - News] How to make…Yam varuval

11:36 [BBC: Entertainment] How I Met Your Mother creators sorry

11:39 [The Hindu - News] Serb politician gunned down in Kosovo

11:39 [The Hindu - News] Go by the book

11:39 [The Hindu - News] It was spontaneous

11:39 [The Hindu - News] Footloose: The fallacies of feedback

11:41 [BBC: Entertainment] Tiffany's producer Shepherd dies

11:44 [Slashdot] How To Make 96,000lbs of WWII Machinery Into High-Tech Research Platform

11:44 [Voice of America] "12 Years a Slave" Expected to Lead Oscar Nomination Lists

11:46 [The Hindu - News] The marginalised Male

11:46 [The Hindu - News] About 50 injured in bull taming sport

11:46 [The Hindu - News] 24 SEZ developers seek more time for projects; 3 to surrender

11:48 [Reuters] Syrian chemicals removal likely not completed before end-June: U.N.

11:50 [The Hindu - News] Fresh take on ragas

11:50 [The Hindu - News] Netanyahu on unannounced visit to Jordan

11:50 [The Hindu - News] What’s inside – Malayalam

11:50 [The Hindu - News] My five... G. Akilesh

11:56 [The Hindu - News] 2 pilots killed as PAF fighter jet crashes

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Neighbour’s pride

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Camera-trap shows Nilgiris tiger in good health

11:56 [The Hindu - News] On strings of melody

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Agents of change

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Posco steel plant to be operational in few weeks: Manmohan

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Facets of abhinaya

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Stage for classical arts

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Stories from the deep

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Frame by frame

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Mosaic of movement

12:00 [Reuters] Hariri killing meant to spread panic in Lebanon, court hears

12:00 [Reuters] Kabul's new female police chief aware of danger, hopes to inspire others

12:00 [Reuters] Thai graft body to probe rice subsidies, adding to PM's woes

12:03 [Fox News: politics] HHS cybersecurity chief expressed concerns over health exchange site

12:03 [Telegraph] Justice looms for Doomsday cult that brought death to Tokyo subway

12:03 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg admits personal failings over Lord Rennard allegations

12:04 [CNN] Insurers hope ads head off Medicare Advantage cuts at the pass

12:05 [Deutsche Welle] Despite eradication polio stigma remains

12:06 [The Hindu - News] On location: On an adventure trail

12:06 [The Hindu - News] Voice of Vilasini Natyam

12:06 [The Hindu - News] Virbhadra sues Jaitley, other BJP leaders for defamation

12:08 [Mother Jones] Reddit's Gun Gang Takes Aim at MoJo With a Pink Assault Rifle /files/gun-sale-2.jpg

12:08 [Mother Jones] Green Zones: A Map of the US Military's Golf Courses /files/pentagonGolfCoursesHedDek2-01.png

12:08 [Mother Jones] Yes, Joseph Gordon-Levitt Will Marry You

12:08 [Mother Jones] Joseph Gordon-Levitt's Dream Project: Toppling the "Fascist Cult of Celebrity" /files/JGLwhitebackground225.jpg

12:08 [Mother Jones] WikiLeaks Exposes What Obama's Secret Trade Deal Would Do to the Environment

12:10 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal warns Delhi Police

12:10 [The Hindu - News] The original super star

12:14 [CNN] Macedonian PM: Greece is avoiding talks over name dispute

12:14 [CNN] Vatican officials face U.N. committee on sexual abuse

12:15 [Fin24 News] World Bank: Weak rand is bad news for Zim

12:17 [CNN] Is Russia about to pass another anti-gay law?

12:17 [CNN] Gerard Pique and Shakira: Power couple 'a normal family'

12:17 [Reuters: politics] Obama launches new college initiative for low-income students

12:20 [Deutsche Welle] Vatican faces UN panel on child sex abuse cases

12:20 [Deutsche Welle] Berlin Fashion Week big on bizarre, not on business

12:20 [The Hindu - News] No talks on alliance held with DMDK: DMK

12:24 [BBC: Technology] Security fixes for XP extended

12:24 [BBC: Technology] London gets smart parking sensors

12:26 [The Hindu - News] Companies not having green nod to lose coal block

12:30 [The Hindu - News] ‘India, Pak working to allow three banks in each other’s country’

12:30 [The Hindu - News] Putin: India top foreign policy priority for Russia

12:35 [Deutsche Welle] German annual inflation drops to three-year low on cheaper fuel costs

12:35 [Telegraph] Vatican confronted on child abuse at UN hearing

12:35 [Telegraph] Hariri killing meant to spread panic in Lebanon, Hague hears

12:35 [Telegraph] High Court throws out claim Google is outside British law

12:35 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg must secure an apology from Lord Rennard, victim says

12:39 [Fin24 News] Big petrol price hike predicted

12:41 [The Hindu - News] A novel experience

12:42 [Financial Times] Romanians in Spain plan to put down roots

12:43 [Fox News: politics] GOP on Benghazi: Was Obama unprepared?

12:45 [BBC: Also in the news] Canadian airport in pipe bomb row

12:45 [Deutsche Welle] World Economic Forum sees widening wealth gap as No. 1 global risk

12:47 [The Hindu - News] Power tariff reduction soon: Chavan

12:47 [The Hindu - News] Ambassadors of dance shine

12:49 [Reuters] China steps up appeal to West in Japan propaganda battle

12:50 [Deutsche Welle] 'NSA report calls for outrageous proposals'

12:51 [The Hindu - News] Medical board set up to assess Musharraf’s health

12:51 [CNN] Formula One: Bernie Ecclestone to face trial in Germany

12:51 [Telegraph] Britons all at sea naming world's oceans

12:51 [Telegraph] John Lewis pledges permanent angora ban

12:51 [Telegraph] In pictures: 138th Westminster Dog Show preview

12:51 [Telegraph] 'Politically useful' science is no use for democracy

12:55 [Reuters] Final destruction of Syrian chemicals slides to end June

12:55 [CNN: Money] European car sales in 6-year slump

12:57 [The Hindu - News] Pak dubs Bikram Singh’s remarks ‘provocative’

13:01 [The Hindu - News] That fateful Sunday

13:01 [The Hindu - News] APSHRC seeks report on illegal sale of VIP tickets at Tirumala

13:01 [The Hindu - News] Frozen in time

13:03 [Raw Story] ‘Star Wars’ studio Lucasfilm opens Singapore production facility ‘Sandcrawler’

13:05 [Telegraph] Angry wife outs Indian minister's 'affair' on Twitter

13:05 [Telegraph] What cats get up to when you leave the house

13:07 [The Hindu - News] EGoM okays IOC share sale to ONGC, OIL

13:07 [The Hindu - News] It's a Techie's Life: Pack of trouble

13:08 [Voice of America] Reuters: Final Destruction of Syrian Chemicals Slides Expected in June

13:10 [NPR] Hal Faulkner Dies; Honorable Discharge Was Marine's Last Wish

13:10 [CNN: Money] 100 Best Companies to Work For

13:11 [The Hindu - News] Notes of peace

13:12 [Reuters] Thai graft body to probe rice subsidies, adding to PM's woes amid protests

13:12 [Voice of America] Reuters: Gates: British Military Cuts Limit Scope for US Partnership

13:14 [BBC: Entertainment] Only Fools star Lloyd-Pack dies

13:16 [Voice of America] Reuters: Philippines Says Will Defy China Fishing Rules

13:17 [The Hindu - News] Lankan team for restricting fishermen from crossing borders

13:18 [Reuters] Suicide car bomb kills three in Hezbollah stronghold near Syria

13:20 [zero hedge] No Overnight Levitation In Quiet Markets - Full Recap

13:20 [CNN] Pregnant women told to drink bottled water in West Virginia area

13:21 [Telegraph] Joey Barton suggests Benefits Street subjects should be banned from breeding

13:21 [Telegraph] Why does no one want to be a teacher?

13:21 [Telegraph] David Cameron wants black or ethnic minority head of the Met

13:21 [Telegraph] Filipino 'Susan Boyle' wins Israeli X-Factor

13:22 [Voice of America] Nigerian President Replaces Military Leaders

13:28 [The Hindu - News] India, South Korea ink 9 pacts; Posco plant work to start soon

13:28 [The Hindu - News] Boxer Dingku accused of assaulting 3 woman weight lifters

13:31 [Reuters] Catalonia defies Madrid with push for independence vote

13:31 [CNN: Health] Study: MTV led to fewer teen births

13:31 [CNN: Health] Mom: Marijuana, not chemo

13:31 [CNN: Health] Pregnant women told to drink bottled water

13:31 [CNN: Health] Free clinics ready to fill gaps

13:35 [Voice of America] Thai Authorities to Investigate Rice Program for Corruption

13:35 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Bittersweet Triumph of the Budget Bill

13:35 [The Atlantic: Politics] The Most Dangerous Myth: That Liberals Are Peaceniks

13:35 [CNN] How Leonardo DiCaprio inspired a stunning bridge that doubles as park

13:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Sledge: NSA Reformers Brace For Disappointment From Obama's Speech

13:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: A Scientist Laments The NIH Budget: I'm 'Bitter And Cynical' About The World I 'Wanted To Help'

13:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: This Is How Little Time Television News Devotes To Climate Change

13:37 [Telegraph] Is this why bullying is still such a problem in society?

13:37 [Telegraph] The violent gang leader we can't deport is freed to walk the streets

13:41 [Fin24 News] JPSA calls for Sanral's Mona to resign

13:42 [The Hindu - News] Govt to decide on quota in super speciality posts in AIIMS: SC

13:42 [The Hindu - News] Dwell on the past

13:43 [Raw Story] Video: Firefighters rescued girl from SFO crash before accidentally killing her on runway

13:43 [CNN] Opinion: Even Lady Gaga knows pot is not harmless

13:43 [CNN] Opinion: 10 reasons to welcome the Big 5-0

13:44 [CNN: Money] Young adults, Obamacare wants you!

13:48 [The Hindu - News] New land policy unveiled for major ports

13:49 [BBC: Education] Top heads parachuted into schools

13:50 [Deutsche Welle] Toymaker Steiff suffers setback in trademark row over teddy bear ear button

13:50 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: January 16

13:51 [Fox News] Gov't report: Alaska copper mine could devastate salmon population- Thousands of fish mysteriously die in Nevada marina

13:51 [Fox News] Little League baseball coach sues player over injury

13:51 [Fox News] Ex-NFL players eye $765M concussion settlement, even if they haven't signed on

13:51 [Fox News] Asiana crash firefighter saw girl before hitting her

13:51 [Fox News] Egyptian voters reportedly back draft constitution in referendum

13:52 [The Hindu - News] A sense of history

13:53 [CNN: Money] Best Buy hit by holiday sales slump

13:53 [CNN: Money] Yes, Goldman Sachs really is a great place to work

13:53 [Telegraph] Only Fools and Horses actor Roger Lloyd-Pack famous for 'Trigger' character dies

13:53 [Telegraph] BBC radio presenter Stuart Linnell hit by police car

13:53 [Telegraph] Europe minister: Conservatives should not try and 'outbid' Ukip Eurosceptics

13:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: House Retirements Shrink Political Center

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Batla House encounter: HC denies bail to convict Shahzad

13:58 [The Hindu - News] 5 Yemen troops killed in al-Qaeda attack

14:02 [Truthdig] The Climateers!

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Six crib deaths in Malda hospital

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Sri Lankan team for restricting fishermen from crossing borders

14:03 [CNN] Mandela's grandson charged with assault

14:04 [Disinformation] The Crumbling Ancient Texts That May Hold Life-Saving Cures //

14:05 [NPR] 34 Officers At Nuclear Site May Have Cheated On Exams

14:06 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Congress Wants Pregnant And Nursing Women To Have More Potatoes For No Medical Reason

14:07 [Reuters] China detains prominent Uighur scholar for "breaking law"

14:08 [CNN] Newtown shooter called radio show year before attack, newspaper says

14:08 [The Hindu - News] To your desire row

14:08 [The Hindu - News] UN demands truth from Vatican on sex abuse

14:09 [Voice of America] VOA News: Thailand Authorities to Investigate Rice Program for Corruption

14:12 [Fox News: politics] Obama convenes college leaders on expanding access

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Why coal blocks allotted to companies not in the Power ministry list?, asks SC

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Repolling ends in 7 Bangladesh constituencies

14:12 [Reuters] Spying plunges U.S.-German ties lower than Iraq war: Merkel ally

14:12 [Reuters] North Korea hawkish and dovish ahead of South-U.S. drills

14:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jillian Berman: It's An Exceptionally Bad Time To Be A Recent College Grad

14:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Wing: 11 Things Atheists Couldn't Do Because They Didn't Believe In God

14:17 [Truthdig] Fear is Why Workers in Red States Vote Against Their Economic Self-Interest

14:18 [Raw Story] Chronic income gap between richest and poorest poses biggest global threat: World Economic Forum

14:18 [BBC: Entertainment] Only Fools star Lloyd Pack dies

14:19 [The Hindu - News] Chinese police detain Uighur scholar Tohti

14:19 [Fin24 News] DA calls for submission of e-tolls complaints

14:20 [zero hedge] Average Pay Of Goldman Banker Rises To $383,374 On Expectations Beat Despite Plunge In Order Flow

14:20 [zero hedge] COMEX Gold Stocks At Record Lows As SGE Volumes Surge 61%

14:20 [Reuters: politics] Spying plunges U.S.-German ties lower than Iraq war: Merkel ally

14:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Senate Readying To Send $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill To Obama

14:24 [Fox News: politics] Union-influenced minimum wage law in Wisconsin could squash thousands of jobs

14:24 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: 1330 GMT: Oscar nominations 2014

14:25 [Slashdot] Paging Dr. MacGyver: Maker Movement Comes To Medical Gear

14:26 [Telegraph] Stranded whales to be euthanised in New Zealand

14:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] Corrections and Clarifications -- January 17, 2014

14:27 [CNN: Travel] Saluting the stories behind flags

14:27 [CNN: Travel] How teen Asiana victim died

14:27 [CNN: Travel] 'Miracle on the Hudson' survivors toast five years later

14:27 [] Geoengineering Global Cooling: 'Insane, Utterly Mad and Delusional' /sites/

14:28 [zero hedge] Best Buy Plummets 30%, Is Better Sell Following Abysmal Holiday Sales Update

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Size does matter

14:29 [The Hindu - News] T-Bill debate to resume on Friday

14:29 [The Hindu - News] AAP to contest over 400 seats

14:29 [Electronic Intifada] Israel to destroy another Haifa neighborhood, evict Palestinian residents

14:30 [Deutsche Welle] Gold mining stirs up controversy in Greece

14:30 [Pravda] Egyptians always vote for any constitution - expert

14:31 [The Hindu - News] Morning raga

14:32 [Truthdig] Literature Goes Online for Free in Norway

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Body of executed ULFA-I top leader recovered

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Ministry to seek Cabinet nod for power sector reforms

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Laughter is the key

14:35 [The Hindu - News] Coal Ministry threatens 61 firms with de-allocation notices

14:36 [CNN: Health] Exercising when you're sick

14:36 [Foreign Policy in Focus] The New Wave of NGOs in Slovakia and East-Central Europe

14:37 [Reuters] N. Korea hawkish and dovish ahead of South-U.S. drills

14:38 [CNN: Money] Chuck E. Cheese's sold to equity firm

14:38 [Raw Story] Door closes on open Internet, but all may not be lost

14:39 [The Hindu - News] If rocks could talk

14:39 [CNN: Money] Tesla exec didn't mean 'reckless'

14:39 [CNN] Netanyahu, Jordan's king meet in Amman

14:39 [CNN] After New Mexico school shooting, teachers become counselors

14:40 [Telegraph] Record numbers of students awarded first-class degrees

14:40 [Telegraph] The World Today: January 16

14:40 [Telegraph] Judge Constance Briscoe 'attempted to dupe jurors' over Chris Huhne scandal

14:40 [NPR] Do You Know Who Owns Your Favorite Liquor?

14:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: Obama Holding Summit With College Presidents On Boosting Access To Low Income Students

14:43 [Raw Story] Chris Christie will deliver keynote speech at annual Chamber of Commerce event in Washington D.C.

14:43 [Raw Story] Bridge scandal emails made NJ Assemblyman John Wisniewski suspect ‘an abuse of power’

14:47 [The Hindu - News] She lives her dream

14:47 [The Hindu - News] Tharoor posts joint statement with wife Sunanda

14:51 [CNN: Health] FDA acetaminophen warning

14:51 [The Hindu - News] Country presented with ‘gimmickry’: Jaitley hits out at AAP

14:52 [CNN] 2014 Oscar nominations announced

14:52 [BBC: Also in the news] Luxury clubs shut down in Beijing

14:53 [Raw Story] Nancy Grace on proposal to bring back firing squads: ‘There’s no pretty way to die’

14:53 [Raw Story] Worldwide shortage of security professionals fueled ‘startling levels’ of hacker threats in 2013

14:53 [BBC: Entertainment] Slave and Hustle vie for Oscars

14:54 [Fin24 News] Expert tips to plan expenses

14:55 [NPR] Best Picture Nominees Include 'Captain Phillips,' 'Gravity'

14:55 [The Hindu - News] Airbus awaits closure of contract for air-to-air refuelling aircraft

14:55 [The Hindu - News] Autumn and the writer

14:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscar nominations announced

14:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Richter's Weather Channel

14:56 [Slashdot] Adobe Adds 3D Printer Support To Photoshop

14:57 [The Hindu - News] Grandeur and hardship

14:57 [The Hindu - News] DMK warns Centre to be careful on fishermen talks

14:59 [zero hedge] Continuing Claims Surge Most In Over 5 Years To 6-Month Highs.

14:59 [The Hindu - News] On the top of things

15:01 [The Hindu - News] Mehr Tahar: Calling me ISI agent has put my life in danger

15:01 [The Hindu - News] Read the thrill

15:01 [The Hindu - News] Sena members question Modi's social media campaigning

15:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Inae Oh: Eliot Spitzer Divorce From Silda Wall Is 'Uncontested,' Ends 26-Year Marriage

15:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Koch Brothers Finally Cave: Company Gives In On Employee Facebook Posts

15:04 [Fin24 News] Director pay increases revealed

15:05 [NPR] White House Seeks Ways To Get Poor Kids Through College

15:05 [The Hindu - News] Cold, fog hit normal life in UP; 6 killed

15:05 [Deutsche Welle] India's defenseless women

15:06 [BBC: Entertainment] In pictures: The career of Roger Lloyd Pack

15:10 [Fox News: politics] Millions in farm subsidies flow freely to DC residents who don't actually farm

15:11 [Voice of America] Nick Long: Agricultural Crisis Looms in CAR

15:11 [The Hindu - News] 6 killed in explosion at Pakistan seminary

15:12 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband attempts to limit union influence on Labour leader elections

15:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andy McDonald: Ex-White Supremacist Gives Moving Tribute To Black Teen Who Showed You Can't Fight Hate With Hate

15:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Roque Planas: Cuomo Facing Heat Over Appointment Of Ray Kelly

15:13 [The Nation] Pictures Without an Exhibition

15:13 [Voice of America] Reuters: 'American Hustle', 'Gravity' Lead Oscar Nominations

15:14 [Truthout] Tip of the Iceberg

15:14 [Truthout] This Lane Closed

15:17 [Voice of America] Uganda Admits Helping South Sudan Fight Rebels

15:18 [CNN] U.N. committee on sexual abuse grills Vatican officials

15:18 [Raw Story] Stray bullet kills 5-year-old relative of Omaha councilman while she eats breakfast

15:18 [Raw Story] Police crack Philippine live-streaming pedophile ring

15:18 [BBC: Science & Environment] Jade Rabbit rover explores Moon soil

15:20 [The Hindu - News] Pak dubs Bikram Singh’s remarks provocative

15:20 [BBC: Entertainment] Hustle and Gravity vie for Oscars

15:21 [CNN] 2014 Oscars: The nominees' list

15:21 [CNN] 'I like weed, and I'm a good person'

15:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Winship: Door Closes to Open Internet, But All May Not Be Lost

15:23 [CNN: Money] Millenials, Obamacare wants you!

15:23 [CNN: Money] Picking ETFs that try to outsmart the market

15:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Roque Planas: Should The U.S. Be Spying On Its Allies In The Region?

15:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dirk Hughes: When Working Hard Still Means You're 'Working Poor'

15:28 [] 'Most Too Gruesome': Photos Depict US Marines Burning Iraqis /sites/

15:28 [] Scahill and Rowley's "Dirty Wars" Nominated for Best Documentary Film

15:28 [Raw Story] Memphis teacher allegedly locked 5-year-old in closet as punishment, then went home sick

15:28 [zero hedge] Prescription Drug Price Plunging By Most On Record Keeps Tepid Inflation In Line With Expectations

15:28 [zero hedge] Who Has The Time And Motivation to Comprehend The Mess We're In? Almost Nobody

15:28 [Telegraph] Hollande wants Trierweiler out but first lady 'refusing to pack bags'

15:28 [Telegraph] Can you save this little girl? Toddler seeks urgent bone marrow donor

15:28 [Telegraph] In pictures: Roger Lloyd-Pack, star of Only Fools and Horses

15:30 [CNN] 6 great Turkish adventures beyond the beaches and bazaars

15:30 [Deutsche Welle] German Economy Minister wants growth-driving investments

15:31 [Financial Times] Majority of voters support Egypt charter

15:31 [Financial Times] Indian business takes aim at AAP policies

15:32 [Fin24 News] Zuma: Business must woo investors at Davos

15:34 [The Hindu - News] EGoM approves sale of IOC stake to ONGC, OIL through block deal

15:35 [Topix Activism News] Activists: 1,069 killed in Syrian rebel infighting

15:36 [CNN: Crime] NYC to pay $17.9 million to 2004 GOP Convention protesters

15:36 [CNN: Crime] Beaten and tortured boy's body claimed; suspect indicted

15:36 [CNN: Crime] Gunman, 2 women dead in Indiana grocery store shooting

15:36 [CNN: Crime] Husband: Take her off the respirator

15:39 [CNN: Money] No. 2 exec ousted at Yahoo

15:40 [The Hindu - News] DJB engineers, equipment under CBI net

15:40 [The Hindu - News] Russia forges axis with Iran, Syria

15:40 [NPR] Jobless Claims Hold Steady At Pre-Recession Level

15:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ross Luippold: Jon Stewart On Iran Sanctions: 'Congress Is The Justin Bieber Of Our Government'

15:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] James Gerken: Chemical Leak In West Virginia Shows Vulnerability Of Water Supply

15:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert E. Slavin: Lessons from Innovators: Calibrating Expectations for i3 Evaluation Results

15:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Bronner: Why I Support the Drug Policy Alliance's 2014 California Measure to Regulate and Tax Marijuana

15:41 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Richard (RJ: For the GOP, An Abyss Instead of Ideas

15:42 [Telegraph] Chinese villagers build £1.3 million "money wall"

15:42 [Telegraph] David Laws: Labour's teacher licensing 'a costly nightmare'

15:43 [BBC: Entertainment] Roache 'raped girl in his two homes'

15:43 [The Nation] The Global Fight Against Corporate Rule

15:44 [CNN: Crime] Dog sled business owner charged with animal cruelty

15:44 [CNN: Crime] No prison for Beanie Babies creator

15:45 [Reuters] Internal Syrian opposition group rejects Geneva 2 talks

15:45 [Voice of America] "American Hustle" "Gravity" Lead Oscar Nominations

15:45 [NPR] Vatican Comes Under U.N. Scrutiny Over Priest Abuse Scandal

15:45 [Deutsche Welle] Polar bear cubs open their eyes for the first time at a Munich zoo

15:45 [Deutsche Welle] Merkel's new EU alliance policies

15:46 [Slashdot] Intel Dev: GTK's Biggest Problem, and What Qt Does Better

15:46 [Pravda] House thief arrested for losing his jaw in snow

15:48 [CNN: Crime] Husband: Pull the plug

15:49 [Mother Jones] Obama's NSA Reforms Are Going to Tick Off Everyone

15:49 [Mother Jones] Here's The Latest GOP Assault On Food Stamps: Requiring a Photo ID to Buy Food

15:50 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscars nominees' list

15:50 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Happy Days' stars where are they now?

15:50 [BBC: Entertainment] Woman 'gutted' after Travis assault

15:50 [Truthout] Obama Says He'll Bypass Congress to Boost Economy

15:51 [Voice of America] UN: Syria Mass Executions Could Be War Crimes

15:53 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for January 16, 2014

15:53 [] Democracy Now!: Okinawa's Revolt: Decades of Rape, Environmental Harm by U.S. Military Spur Residents to Rise Up

15:53 [] Democracy Now!: Japan's Peace Boat Journeys to Confront Buried Crimes of the Past & Build Ties for a Hopeful Future

15:53 [] Democracy Now!: Japan Remains Hotbed of TPP Protest as U.S. Tries to Fast-track Trade Deal, Crush Environmental Laws

15:54 [Reuters: politics] In Supreme Court case, business group targets Obama appointments

15:56 [CNN: Money] Millennials, Obamacare wants you!

15:57 [Reuters] Israel's Netanyahu hardens settlement demands in peace talks: report

15:57 [BBC: Education] £9k fees saw 17% undergraduate drop

15:57 [CNN: Crime] Probation for Beanie Babies creator

15:58 [zero hedge] Best Buy's Collapse Was Not A Surprise To This Man

15:58 [Telegraph] Explosives found at Palestinian embassy in Prague

15:58 [Telegraph] David Cameron and Boris Johnson delve into Crossrail tunnels

15:59 [CNN: Living] 'I like weed, and I'm a good person'

15:59 [Voice of America] Car Bomb Kills 3 in Lebanon

15:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cayla Rasi: Listen Up, Arpaio!

16:01 [Pravda] Kalashnikov signs contract at SHOT 2014 to ship rifles to USA and Canada

16:01 [Pravda] All Olympic facilities in Sochi ready for Winter Games - Medvedev

16:02 [Reuters] Iraqis go about their lives at mercy of nameless bombers

16:02 [Fin24 News] Fitch upgrades Eskom

16:03 [The Nation] How to Build an Anti-Poverty Movement, From the Grassroots Up

16:03 [The Nation] The Battle Hymn of the War on Poverty

16:03 [The Nation] Time Is Running Out for Mayor Bill de Blasio to Halt the New York Public Library’s Disastrous Renovation Plan

16:03 [The Nation] New Sanctions on Iran Could Torpedo Negotiations

16:03 [The Nation] Christie’s Jam Is Also the GOP’s

16:04 [Disinformation] Wisconsin Republicans Draft Bill Proposing 7-Day Work Week For Retail Workers

16:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Josh Sugarmann: Gun Industry Hawks Militarized Products at Vegas SHOT Show

16:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Turse: America’s Secret War in 134 Countries

16:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Christie Administration Hires Some Help For Internal Bridge Scandal Review

16:07 [Truthdig] Lane Closure

16:08 [Raw Story] k.d. lang is in your phone, trying to get you to relax

16:09 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for January 16, 2014 /files/0116-630.jpg

16:10 [The Atlantic: Politics] Advertising America: Late-Night Comedy Roundup

16:10 [NPR] Why Sugar Makes Us Feel So Good

16:11 [Reuters: politics] California congressman McKeon will not run for re-election

16:12 [CNN] At least 8 die in blast at Pakistani mosque

16:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nicholas Tampio: Why Are Parents Revolting Against the Common Core? Start With the English Curriculum

16:14 [BBC: Science & Environment] Syria chemical arms transport 'slow'

16:14 [Reuters] Vatican pushed to reveal scope of child sexual abuse

16:14 [Telegraph] WW1 dead and shell shock figures 'significantly underestimated'

16:14 [Telegraph] Italian MP ' blacks up' in Parliament in anti-immigration tirade

16:16 [CBC: politics] Assisted suicide case appeal to be heard by Supreme Court

16:16 [Pravda] Michael Schumacher leaves 1 billion euros to his family

16:16 [Pravda] Why do birds fly in V-Formation?

16:17 [Slashdot] BitTorrent's Bram Cohen Unveils New Steganography Tool DissidentX

16:19 [The Hindu - News] Probe into gross violations in construction of Anganwadi centres

16:21 [zero hedge] US Treasury's Lew (Ironically) Tells Japan: Stop Manipulating The Yen

16:21 [CNN: Money] Bad corporate news sends stocks lower

16:21 [CNN: Money] Melissa Mayer ditches Yahoo's No. 2

16:22 [CNN] CNN tests at 2 W.Va. sites show acceptable chemical levels in water

16:22 [Truthdig] Cash

16:22 [Truthdig] Polite Society

16:22 [Truthdig] Another Bridge Scandal

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Stacy Bare: The Shovel and Questions for America

16:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tom Engelhardt: What Could Possibly Go Wrong? A Tale of America at War in the 21st Century

16:23 [Raw Story] New Hampshire governor promises to kill ‘historic’ marijuana legalization bill

16:23 [The Hindu - News] Proposed oil deal reinforces Iran-Russia bonds

16:23 [Truthout] Door Closes to Open Internet, But All May Not Be Lost

16:25 [Deutsche Welle] German holding company farming in Zambia

16:28 [CNN] Clashes rage at Egyptian college

16:28 [Telegraph] Universities 'bend the facts' in dodgy student prospectuses

16:29 [CNN: Money] Marissa Mayer ditches Yahoo's No. 2

16:29 [CNN: Money] The evolution of Mark Wahlberg

16:31 [The Hindu - News] Two Maoist cadres surrendered in Chhattisgarh

16:31 [The Hindu - News] Different take on AAP from Congress leaders across the country

16:31 [Pravda] The challenge to Putin on the eve of the Winter Games in Sochi

16:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Buck McKeon Announces He Will Not Seek Reelection

16:32 [Reuters] EU drops dinner with Putin to show 'not business as usual'

16:32 [Fin24 News] Bidvest lifts stake in Adcock

16:34 [Mother Jones] VIDEO: David Corn on Why Chris Christie Is Only a Minor-league Nixon

16:36 [Reuters: politics] Michigan governor proposes $350 million for Detroit pensions, art-reports

16:36 [CNN: Crime] Beanie Babies creator: probation

16:39 [Truthout] The Special Ops Surge: America's Secret War in 134 Countries

16:39 [Voice of America] US Inflation Just 1.5 Percent in 2013

16:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alexandra Schuster: Jimmy Carter Announces Guinea Worm Disease On The Brink Of Eradication (VIDEO)

16:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dave Johnson: Senate Democrats: Change Filibuster Rules, Make Them Talk

16:40 [CBC: politics] Prince Charles, Camilla announce Canadian tour

16:40 [Deutsche Welle] Oscar nominees announced for 88th Academy Awards

16:41 [CBC: politics] Assisted suicide appeal to be heard by Supreme Court

16:42 [CNN: Travel] 'Miracle on the Hudson' Twitpic changed his life

16:43 [Raw Story] Newtown killer Adam Lanza offers clues about mass shooting in recorded call to radio show

16:44 [Mother Jones] How Wall Street Can Solve the Climate Crisis

16:48 [Le Monde diplomatique] The special ops surge

16:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Asians upset over 'HIMYM' episode

16:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Worst honored with Razzie noms

16:50 [Fox News: politics] Louisiana lawmakers slam Jindal's $4 million efficiency study

16:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alana Horowitz: Hillary Clinton Discussed U.S. Approval Of An Israeli Strike On Iran |

16:52 [CNN] 'Hustle,' '12 Years' are among top Oscar nominees

16:52 [Big Think] Cultural Fascism - Science Magazine: No shengren, please!

16:54 [BBC: Science & Environment] New echo record set in Scotland

16:55 [NPR] Photos May Show Marines Burning Iraqis' Bodies; Probe Begun

16:58 [zero hedge] Hombuilder Sentiment Slips As Buyer Traffic Tumbles

16:58 [zero hedge] Philly Fed Beats Even As New Order Drop To May 2013 Levels, Inventories Tumble

16:59 [Voice of America] Three Actors of African Descent Among Oscar Nominees

16:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alana Horowitz: What We Think About This Issue And What Is True Are 2 Different Things

17:02 [CNN: Money] Why Goldman Sachs loves Twitter

17:02 [CNN: Money] Best Buy sell-off: Shares plunge nearly 30%

17:02 [CNN: Money] Citigroup earnings: 'A tale of two Citis'

17:03 [CNN: Technology] 'Pay to play' on the Web? Net neutrality explained

17:04 [Disinformation] The Dumbass Haunted World – When Propaganda Masquerades as Science

17:04 [Fin24 News] Abil execs to step down

17:06 [Fin24 News] Abil execs to step down

17:08 [CNN] First on CNN: Insurers launch new ad to stop Medicare Advantage cuts

17:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: George P. Bush Takes A Stand Against 'Ignorant Statements' About Hispanics

17:10 [Telegraph] Schools told: stop paying full-time teaching union officials

17:10 [Telegraph] British entrants sought for Naked Sledding World Championship

17:10 [Telegraph] Former wrestler weighing 57 stone dies after house rescue

17:10 [Telegraph] Voice recording of Sandy Hook shooter Adam Lanza talking about mass shootings

17:10 [Telegraph] Unlikely Mikaeel Kular, 3, could have got out of house alone, neighbours say

17:10 [Telegraph] Chief Constable faces health and safety charge over fatal shooting

17:10 [Telegraph] I was petrified Dave Lee Travis would rape me at Showaddywaddy concert, woman tells court

17:10 [Telegraph] PM hits back over claims by former US defence chief that British forces cannot be 'full partner' with America

17:10 [Telegraph] Oscars 2014 in pictures: Films, actors and directors nominated by the Academy

17:11 [Voice of America] Joe DeCapua: HRW Documents Ethnic Killings in S. Sudan

17:13 [Voice of America] Christie Administration Hires Former Federal Prosecutor to Help with Scandal

17:14 [CNN: Politics] Feinstein: Benghazi was preventable

17:14 [CNN: Politics] First on CNN: Insurers launch ad to stop Medicare Advantage cuts

17:15 [The Onion] American Voices: Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr To Perform At Grammys

17:15 [Reuters: politics] Christie hires outside law firm in bridge probe

17:16 [Fox News] 'Lone' director fires back

17:16 [Fox News] 'Idol' is back! 5 best moments

17:16 [Fox News] Has Nutella met its match?

17:16 [Fox News] Pharaoh's tomb found in Egypt

17:16 [Fox News] Cops: Bieber pals sketchy

17:16 [Fox News] Nature's cuddliest critters

17:16 [Fox News] Spotify: No more time limits

17:16 [Fox News] Gene therapy treats blindness

17:16 [Fox News] Christie's 60 in 2 weeks! How?

17:16 [Fox News] Seniors battle with McDonald's

17:16 [Fox News] 'Duck Dynasty' family grows

17:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cayla Rasi: Republican Trade Bill Sponsor Wants Obama Action

17:17 [Fox News] Italy names port as transfer site for Syria chemical weapons materials

17:17 [Fox News] Police chief defends medical response to NJ mall shooting

17:17 [Slashdot] Graphene Sheath Modulates Fiber-Optic Transmission At 200 GHz

17:17 [Slashdot] Man Jailed For Refusing To Reveal USB Password

17:17 [Voice of America] Egyptian Voters Support New Constitution

17:18 [CNN: Money] 7 rules for making changes that last

17:18 [Reuters] U.S. data points to firmer labor market, inflation still tame

17:18 [Reuters] Egyptians back constitution, opening way to Sisi presidential run

17:18 [Reuters] Goldman Sachs profit hit by lower bond trading revenue

17:18 [Reuters] Nigerian president replaces military chiefs, loses ally in party crisis

17:18 [Reuters] Ex-regulator leads Church of England financial taskforce

17:20 [NPR] FDA Asks Doctors To Stop Prescribing High-Dose Acetaminophen

17:20 [NPR] Egyptians Said To Overwhelmingly Back New Constitution

17:23 [Raw Story] GOP candidate wants ‘gun in every Californian’s gun safe,’ touts his ‘really big’ balls

17:23 [CNN: Crime] Ohio killer executed

17:25 [Deutsche Welle] Toxic chemicals in children's clothes, explained

17:27 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 16 January 2014

17:27 [Telegraph] Hollande 'wants Trierweiler out' but first lady 'refusing to pack bags'

17:27 [Telegraph] Sketch: Clegg, Rennard and a chilling ultimatum

17:27 [Telegraph] What Fingerbobs would look like in the modern world

17:27 [Truthdig] Thoreau’s Walden Pond Heats Up

17:28 [BBC: Entertainment] Gravity and Hustle vie for Oscars

17:28 [CNN] Christie administration hires outside law firm for bridge controversy

17:29 [zero hedge] Who Are The Top Holders Of US Treasurys

17:29 [zero hedge] BReaKiNG: FiGHT BReaKS OuT IN UKRaiNiaN PaRLiaMeNT!

17:29 [zero hedge] Ben Bernanke's Final Speech As Fed Chair - Live Feed

17:29 [CNN: Money] Lew: Debt ceiling crunch coming soon

17:29 [Mother Jones] Phones Are Smarter Than Ever, But Are We? /files/images/blog_cell_phone.jpg

17:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda L. Chan: 2014 State Rankings Released For Support For Emergency Care

17:30 [BBC: Technology] 'Google Glass driver' in US court

17:30 [Reuters] Prosecutors build Hariri bomb plot case on cellphone logs

17:31 [Fin24 News] Dangerous growth of inequality

17:31 [Truthout] Gov. Christie and David Koch in Cahoots? It's Time to Subpoena the Committee for Our Children's Future

17:34 [Disinformation] WikiLeaks Releases Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) Environment Chapter

17:35 [CNN: Health] Don't combine your pain killer and ...

17:36 [Truthout] What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

17:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jonathan Wolfman: Where Your In-Laws May Veto Your Abortion?

17:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: Sally Kern Slams Oklahoma Gay Marriage Ruling: 'Homosexuality Is Not A Civil Right'

17:38 [Reuters] Data points to firmer labor market, inflation still tame

17:40 [] Azerbaijan: President Aliyev as Lady Justice

17:40 [CNN] Police identify gunman in fatal Indiana grocery store shooting

17:40 [Deutsche Welle] A murder at lunchtime: NSU trial investigates killing of German policewoman

17:42 [Truthdig] From Austerity to Prosperity: Why I Am Running for California Treasurer

17:42 [Truthdig] Elizabeth Warren to Republicans: ‘Are You Kidding Me? We Have People Out There Who Are Suffering’

17:42 [CNN: Money] Bad company news sends stocks lower

17:43 [Financial Times] Ukraine MPs pass tough anti-protest laws

17:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Jimmy Carter: Iran Sanctions 'Devastating Blow' If Passed Before Peace Agreement

17:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cayla Rasi: Pot Crusader: Legal Weed Market 'Makes Way More Sense'

17:44 [Mother Jones] Roommate Needed—$800—(Capitol Hill) /files/schumer_stove.jpg

17:45 [Reuters] Family heir Rahul Gandhi to lead party's election campaign

17:45 [Fox News: politics] Chinese Defense Ministry confirms hypersonic missile test

17:45 [CNN: Money] Dutch CEO in drag praises 'brothel values'

17:46 [BBC: Entertainment] In pictures: Oscar best film nominees

17:46 [The Atlantic: International] Hitler On The Mississippi Banks

17:46 [The Atlantic: International] Iran Sanctions Update: Have Senators Actually Read This Bill?

17:47 [Fin24 News] Rand firms, but still vulnerable

17:49 [The Atlantic: Technology] 5 Intriguing Things: Thursday, 1/16

17:49 [The Atlantic: Technology] This Company Wants to Be the Apple of Super Secure Smartphones

17:50 [Slashdot] Starbucks Phone App Stores Password Unencrypted

17:50 [Deutsche Welle] China opens its first European chamber of trade in Berlin

17:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Guess who topped Oscar noms?

17:56 [CNN: Entertainment] Just the Oscars nominees' list

17:57 [Truthdig] More Proof We Just Don’t Care About Sexual Assault in the U.S.

17:59 [zero hedge] What If Nations Were Less Dependent on One Another?

17:59 [BBC: Also in the news] The etiquette of coffee shop lounging

17:59 [CNN] 2 held in London on terror charges

18:01 [BBC: Also in the news] Luxury clubs told to close in Beijing

18:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: Nigeria's Gay 'Witch Hunt' Has Lead To Arrests In 4 States: Amnesty International

18:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Samantha Lachman: Ready For Hillary's LGBT Kickoff Event Stirs Clinton Presidential Buzz

18:02 [Big Think] What a School Eye Exam Won't Reveal

18:03 [Fin24 News] Zim state staff demands higher wages

18:04 [Mother Jones] Hillary Clinton Likes "Queer As Folk," and Other Revelations From a Super-PAC Fundraiser at a Gay Dance Club

18:07 [The Progressive] Our Only Door to an Open Internet Is Now Closed

18:08 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mark Weisbrot: Why the European Economy Has Done So Much Worse Than That of the United States

18:09 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: Hispanics Got Hurt the Worst By the Housing Bubble /files/blog_housing_bubble_hispanics.jpg

18:09 [CNN: Health] 5 things to know about acetaminophen

18:14 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: Mediators Hope South Sudan Sides Sign Ceasefire Agreement

18:15 [Reuters] Goldman Sachs fourth-quarter profit hit by lower bond trading revenue

18:17 [Truthdig] The Special Ops Surge In 134 Countries

18:17 [Truthdig] Religious Violence Runs Rampant as Other Types of Brutalities Decline

18:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Rick Santorum Book 'Blue Collar Conservatives' To Be Released This Spring

18:18 [Raw Story] Britain’s High Court rules: Internet users can sue Google over breach of privacy

18:18 [Raw Story] Ink-and-paper books are still more popular than e-books in the U.S.

18:18 [Raw Story] UN’s child rights watchdog grills the Vatican over sex abuse by the clergy

18:18 [Raw Story] New claims for U.S. unemployment insurance fell last week

18:18 [Raw Story] Fox’s Keith Ablow: Trans people only exist as part of liberal plot to steal your rights

18:18 [Raw Story] Massive pile of poop dumped outside the French National Assembly

18:18 [Raw Story] Future of the Internet unclear following court ruling against net neutrality

18:18 [Raw Story] ‘American Hustle’ and ‘Gravity’ lead crowded Oscars race

18:19 [CNN: Entertainment] Reporter cries over Oscar nom

18:19 [CNN: Entertainment] Trace Adkins suffers setback, enters rehab

18:19 [Fox News] LIGHTS OUT...OR NOT? Congress offers glimmer of hope for incandescent bulb

18:19 [Fox News] OPINION Mrs. Clinton, truth makes a difference on Bengahzi

18:19 [Fox News] PRIME TIME 'SOFT PORN'? FCC hears gripes about CBS hit '2 Broke Girls'

18:19 [Fox News] ACT OF 'AGGRESSION' N. Korea demands South, US halt 'provocative' drills /i/redes/icon-video.gif

18:19 [Fox News] La. lawmakers slam Jindal's $4M efficiency study

18:19 [Fox News] KURTZ: NSA surveillance and the media: Why the spying scandal no longer resonates

18:19 [Fox News] Search for Wall Street Journal reporter missing in New Jersey

18:19 [The Atlantic: Technology] 'The Floppy Did Me In'

18:20 [The Onion] Statshot: Least Popular Fitness Clubs

18:20 [Voice of America] CAR Leaders to Elect New Interim President Monday

18:22 [Slashdot] Telescope Designer and Astronomer John Dobson, 1915-2014

18:24 [Reuters: politics] U.S. 'shouldn't even get close to' debt default: Boehner

18:28 [zero hedge] Chart Of The Day: Goodbye Manufacturing Profits?

18:28 [zero hedge] The Great Myth About Big Yields

18:28 [zero hedge] Americans Still See Government As Their Biggest Problem

18:28 [Telegraph] Polish people will target middle class jobs, a senior Polish politician has said

18:28 [Telegraph] Two women arrested over terror offences

18:28 [Telegraph] Tales from the treasure hunters as British Museum unveils the year's most exciting finds

18:28 [Fox News: politics] House passes bill requiring health care numbers

18:30 [The Atlantic: Politics] A Female Senator Explains Why Uptalk Is Part of Women's 'Nature'

18:31 [Deutsche Welle] Leadsom: 'Reforms essential for EU survival'

18:31 [Fin24 News] House price growth contindues to slow down

18:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joseph Erbentraut: Illinois Concealed Carry Permits In Highest Demand Downstate And In Chicago's Suburbs

18:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kathleen Miles: Los Angeles Considers Cutting Ties With JP Morgan

18:32 [Voice of America] US Uses New Lethal Drug Mix in Execution

18:32 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: Nigeria President Jonathan ‘Praised’ For Same-Sex Prohibition Law

18:32 [Big Think] Shaping Fertilizer’s Footprint Via the Marketplace

18:33 [Raw Story] John Birch Society activist: Nullify Obamacare and rely on churches for health care

18:33 [] US Accused of Killing Woman, Seven Children in Afghanistan Airstrike /sites/

18:33 [CBC: politics] Foreign Affairs John Baird addresses U.S. Chamber of Commerce

18:34 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Brit producer on Gravity's success

18:34 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Steve Coogan's run on the Oscars

18:34 [CNN] Actress Gayet suing over Hollande affair allegations, magazine says

18:35 [NPR] Trial Starts For Suspects In Ex-Lebanese Leader's Slaying

18:36 [CNN: Money] Snapchat's porn bot problem

18:36 [CNN: Money] Hershey's to make 3-D chocolate printer

18:36 [CNN: Money] Debt ceiling crunch coming soon

18:37 [The Progressive] Christie Faces Probe by Prosecutor Who Claimed Blago's Scalp

18:39 [Truthout] Japan Remains Hotbed of TPP Protest as US Tries to Fast-Track Trade Deal, Crush Environmental Laws

18:40 [BBC: Education] New inquiry into education company

18:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Janie Campbell: Florida Black Caucus Cancels Meeting With Rick Scott, Saying It Would Be 'Fruitless'

18:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: California Lawmaker Mike Gatto Introduces Bill Banning 'Affluenza' Defense

18:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Peter Van Buren: My Doctor Can Disclose My Medical Records to the NSA Without My Authorization (and So Can Yours)

18:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] MJ Rosenberg: Awesome! Chris Hayes Brilliantly Explains Lobby's Effort To Sabotage Iran Deal

18:42 [CNN] Opinion: Veterans are not just heroes or victims

18:44 [Telegraph] Internet puts children's 'intimate' bedroom secrets for sale on eBay, says Bridget Jones director

18:45 [BBC: Entertainment] Woman 'feared rape' by DJ Travis

18:46 [Deutsche Welle] Bamanga Tukur, ally of beleaguered Nigerian president, resigns

18:46 [Reuters: politics] UK's Cameron denies that army is no longer full U.S. partner

18:47 [Truthdig] Jon Stewart on Iran Sanctions and an Interview With Robert Gates

18:47 [The Progressive] Global Risks Survey: Inequality a Greater Threat Than Extreme Weather

18:49 [Reuters] Christie takes first scandal damage test with US election fundraising

18:49 [Truthout] North Carolina Republicans Raise Taxes on Working Families While Giving Huge Tax Breaks to Millionaires and Corporations

18:49 [Truthout] Are the Saudi's Fueling a Sunni-Shia War?

18:49 [BBC: Also in the news] 'Dwarfs' in Egypt vote in force

18:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: House Passes Bill Requiring Weekly Reports On Obamacare Enrollment

18:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Ed Gillespie Announces Senate Run In Virgnia

18:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Koehler: Bereft of Democracy

18:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Elise Foley: New Push Could Help More Dreamers Afford College

18:52 [Reuters: politics] Christie takes first scandal damage test with US election fundraising

18:53 [Raw Story] A man was shot for texting at a movie. This isn’t an anomaly in America

18:54 [Anarchist news] Review of Land and Freedom: An Open Invitation

18:55 [Reuters] Christie takes first scandal damage test with election fundraising

18:56 [Voice of America] China Confirms Hypersonic Missile Delivery Test

18:58 [zero hedge] Bernanke's Legacy: A Record $1.3 Trillion In Excess Deposits Over Loans At The "Big 4" Banks

18:58 [Fox News: politics] Former RNC chief Ed Gillespie Launches Senate Run

18:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: Obama Pushes University Presidents To Take Action On Expanding College Access

18:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emily Cohn: Obamacare Could Cause Longer Wait Times At ERs, Doctors Say

18:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robin Koerner: Why I Shall Become an American

18:59 [Reuters: politics] Christie takes first scandal damage test with election fundraising

18:59 [Truthout] Fighting Back Against the NSA's Dragnet Web: Can Internet Activists Turn the Tide in a Draconian Digital Era?’s-dragnet-web-can-internet-activists-turn-the-tide-in-a-draconian-digital-era

19:00 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Animals in the News

19:00 [Telegraph] 'Cannabis amnesty box' introduced at Colorado airport

19:01 [NPR] Obama's NSA Speech: Just What Eisenhower Warned About?

19:01 [Reuters] Christie takes scandal damage test with election fundraising

19:01 [CNN] California legislator aims to ban 'affluenza' as criminal defense

19:01 [Fin24 News] V&A Waterfront shows double digit sales growth

19:02 [Voice of America] Serb Local Councilman Shot Dead in N. Kosovo

19:02 [CNN: Crime] Husband seeks removal of brain-dead, pregnant wife from respirator

19:02 [Big Think] Blackphone, a Smartphone for the Snowden Era

19:02 [Big Think] Personal Autonomy Is Evaporating. Should We Care?

19:02 [Big Think] Rapid Freeze Traps Entire School of Fish

19:04 [Anarchist news] International day against Police Brutality. Portland OR

19:04 [Disinformation] Can Childhood Trauma Fuel Enlightenment?

19:05 [CNN] Reward offered in hunt for killer of rare whooping cranes in Kentucky

19:08 [Voice of America] Ukrainian Pleads Not Guilty to U.S. Racketeering Charges

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arthur Fox: Inequality: The Defining Challenge of Our Time

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: Attack On Transgender Woman At Queens Diner Being Investigated As A Hate Crime

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kim Bellware: Rev. Jeremiah Wright Blasts Obama In Speech: King Had 'A Dream,' Obama Has 'A Drone' (VIDEO)

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael McAuliff: Republicans Explain They Filibustered Unemployment Aid On Principle

19:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Cayla Rasi: Rick Snyder Floats State Assistance For Detroit

19:09 [CNN: Crime] 'Affluenza' defense? Now, that's rich

19:10 [Reuters: politics] Christie takes scandal damage test with election fundraising

19:11 [Financial Times] Voters support Egypt charter

19:14 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Africa - China And Japan's Next Battleground?

19:14 [Telegraph] Babies do fake cry to get attention according to research

19:18 [CNN] Del Potro feels the heat in Melbourne

19:18 [CNN: Money] Time Warner to sell HQ for $1.3 billion

19:19 [CBC: politics] Support for Keystone XL pipeline on the decline: Nanos

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Emma Gray: Time's Hillary Clinton Cover Proves We Really Need A New Way To Depict Powerful Women

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dennis M. Kelleher: Wall Street's All-Out War Against Financial Regulation Continues Unabated

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dr. Timothy P. Condon: Health Issues at Root of Swollen Jails and Prisons; Solutions are in Diversion Programs

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: Philly 'Goods For Guns' Program Wasted Federal Funds, Audit Finds

19:19 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael R. Dimock: On the Front Burner: CA Food & Farming Legislative Action

19:20 [CBC: politics] John Baird pushes for Keystone XL decision in U.S. speech

19:23 [Raw Story] Fox News guest predicts Holocaust ‘one day’ if Jewish producer makes anti-NRA film

19:23 [Reuters] U.S. data points to firming labor market, inflation tame

19:25 [Slashdot] Google Removes "Search Nearby" Function From Updated Google Maps

19:26 [Deutsche Welle] Vatican response 'fails smell test for ordinary people'

19:26 [Voice of America] UN: Syria Mass Executions Could Be War Crimes

19:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sharon Waxman: Open the Door for Syrian Refugees

19:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jeff Danziger: Springsteen Politics

19:31 [Telegraph] Myleene Klass is 'chatted up' by mystery MP on a flight

19:31 [Telegraph] Middle class women have the best sex

19:31 [Telegraph] Two women arrested for alleged terror offence as police investigate suspected Syria links

19:31 [NPR] Doctors Say Reid Request For Bowel Research Money No Joke

19:32 [The Progressive] Egypt Gets a Constitution, But a Long Road Lies Ahead

19:33 [Raw Story] Right Wing Swarms Film Critic For Calling Their Jingoism Jingoism

19:33 [Raw Story] Manchester police chief prosecuted after shooting of unarmed man

19:33 [] Largest Ever Protest Settlement Brings 'Closure But Not Justice' /sites/

19:33 [] Critics Ready "Failing" Grade for Obama's NSA Reforms /sites/

19:33 [] 'Chronic' Income Divide Greatest Threat to Global Stability: Report /sites/

19:33 [] Ohio Delivers 15-Minute Death to Man "Not Entitled to a Pain-Free Execution"

19:33 [The Nation] America's Secret War in 134 Countries

19:34 [CNN] Vanessa Redgrave Fast Facts

19:35 [CBC: politics] NDP to focus on rising cost of living for Canadians

19:36 [Fin24 News] Live lighter this summer, says Eskom

19:36 [Reuters: politics] Kerry to make statement on Syria at 1.30 p.m.

19:36 [CNN] W. Virginia pregnant women told not to drink contaminated water

19:36 [CNN] Bono Fast Facts

19:38 [The Onion] ‘And Yet, Is Not Beef Itself An Expression Of Wanton Lust?’ Bizarre New McDonald’s Ad Asks

19:40 [Truthout] The World Should Be Watching India's "Common Man" Coup

19:43 [Raw Story] Europe to rouse Rosetta space probe for historic and high-risk comet hunt

19:44 [CNN: Money] Last year's darlings are 2014's dogs

19:44 [zero hedge] GMO Market Commentary: Ignore The "Common Sense"

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Candidates claim discrepancies in CAT scores

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Four lakh people expected to visit flower show

19:45 [The Hindu - News] India’s tallest flag pole’s unveiling on Jan. 23

19:45 [The Hindu - News] 3 lakh property tax defaulters

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Auto unions complain of ‘arbitrary’ penalties

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Cases booked against 23 autos for demanding excess fare

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Writers and academicians favour 1994 language policy

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Textbooks must reclaim the past: Teesta

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Another meeting on ATM security

19:45 [CNN] Controversial execution in Ohio uses new drug combination

19:45 [CNN] Opinion: Sure, Christie's team did wrong, but Jersey Dems are as bad

19:45 [CNN] Nation's emergency medical care gets D-plus

19:45 [CNN] Atty: Asiana crash video shows firefighters didn't help Chinese girl

19:46 [The Atlantic: International] What Rand Paul Understands About Nations and National Interest

19:47 [Telegraph] Singer Sting, the Tuscan villa and the mafia firm

19:47 [Telegraph] Defence cuts threaten US-UK partnership, says Robert Gates

19:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: Lawmakers To Unveil Proposal Broadening Voting Rights Act

19:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shadee Ashtari: David Vitter Wants Food Stamp Recipients To Show Photo ID Every Time They Buy Food

19:47 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lincoln Mitchell: Chris Christie's Problems Are Not Going Away

19:49 [Amnesty International] Syria peace conference must end starvation for besieged civilians

19:49 [Amnesty International] Iran hangs 40 people in two weeks amid surge in executions

19:50 [Topix Activism News] Syrian government allows supplies in 2 rebel areas

19:50 [Voice of America] 86th Oscar Awards Nominees

19:50 [Truthout] The Ideology Problem: Thomas Patterson's Failed Technocratic Dream for Journalism

19:51 [The Hindu - News] Now, police stations, courts networked

19:52 [Fox News] DISTURBING SECOND ACT 'Mein Kampf' e-book salesfuel new fears of hate

19:52 [Fox News] OPINION Mrs. Clinton, truth makes a difference on Benghazi /i/redes/icon-video.gif

19:53 [CNN: Crime] Reward for killer of whooping cranes

19:54 [CBC: politics] Justin Trudeau admits use of MPs' travel points for private gigs

19:55 [The Hindu - News] ‘We won’t succumb to truckers’ pressure’

19:55 [The Hindu - News] Penalties are arbitrary, complain auto unions

19:55 [BBC: Education] Error warning on education accounts

19:58 [Raw Story] Russell Brand rules out ‘little ejaculations’ like voting — he wants revolution ‘b*kkake’

19:58 [Raw Story] Nightmare Tennessee bill could force hospitals to ban only Obamacare website users

19:59 [CNN] Opinion: There's a Georgia solution to Hillary Clinton's Iowa problem

20:01 [Truthout] Judge: Second Amendment Includes the Right to Purchase Guns

20:03 [Telegraph] Valerie Trierweiler breaks silence to insist she has not been abandoned by François Hollande

20:03 [Telegraph] Brewer renames beer "F Word" after upsetting Starbucks

20:03 [Telegraph] One in six parents 'do all the homework'

20:03 [Telegraph] US Supreme Court expected to outlaw abortion clinic buffer zones

20:03 [The Hindu - News] An eye on the move

20:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alejandro García Padilla: Puerto Rico's Economy Is Stronger Today Than It Was a Year Ago

20:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Marjorie Cohn: NSA Metadata Collection: Fourth Amendment Violation

20:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: David Dewhurst, Texas Lt. Gov., Expects This Election To Be His Last

20:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jessica Goodman: 'Homeland' Season 4 Will 'Reset' And Refocus On Carrie

20:04 [Disinformation] Hershey Developing 3D ‘Printable Foods’

20:05 [CNN] Benghazi Consulate Attack Fast Facts

20:06 [Deutsche Welle] Russia tightens Internet control ahead of Winter Olympic Games

20:06 [Truthout] NSA Metadata Collection: Fourth Amendment Violation

20:10 [Mother Jones] The 2014 Spending Bill is Infested With Right-Wing Pet Rocks /files/blog_st_peters_dome.jpg

20:10 [CNN] Bob Newhart Fast Facts

20:11 [Slashdot] Previously-Unseen Photos of Challenger Disaster Appear Online

20:13 [The Hindu - News] Congress not to name Rahul as PM candidate

20:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Madeline Boardman: Harvey Weinstein Plans NRA Movie With Meryl Streep

20:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Janice Kamenir-Reznik: 'Never Again' Must Not Become 'Yet Again:' You Can Stop Genocide in Sudan

20:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mohamed Nasheed: Real Conservatives Don't Burn Coal

20:14 [zero hedge] NU Skinned Alive: NUS Stock Plunges, Repeatedly Halted On Company Admission Of Chinese Investigation

20:14 [zero hedge] Federal Reserve Overstepped Bounds with Monetary Policy*

20:15 [Financial Times] Voters support Egypt’s new charter

20:16 [Deutsche Welle] Early results indicate resounding 'yes' on Egyptian constitution

20:17 [The Onion] God Admits He Rarely Forgives

20:17 [Financial Times] Regime allies turn on Turkish prosecutor

20:17 [Fox News] Congress offers glimmer of hope for incandescent lightbulb

20:17 [Fox News] Millions in farm subsidies flow freely to non-farmers

20:17 [Fox News] Structures burning in Southern California wildfire, police arrest 3 suspects

20:19 [Telegraph] Vatican tells UN hearing 'no excuse' for child abuse

20:21 [Reuters] Kerry urges Syrian opposition to attend peace talks

20:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alana Horowitz: NSA collects millions of text messages daily in 'untargeted' global sweep

20:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Jay Rockefeller: 'Zero Evidence' Chris Christie Bridge Closings Were Part Of 'Legitimate Traffic Study'

20:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alana Horowitz: Obama’s Path From Critic To Overseer Of Spying -

20:27 [Truthdig] Why 15-Year-Old Travion Blount Got More Than 6 Life Sentences for a Crime in Which No One Was Hurt

20:28 [Raw Story] Trayvon Martin died for your knockout game sins

20:29 [CNN] Opinion: Confessions of an Oscar freak

20:33 [The Onion] Seahawks To Seattle Fans: ‘Shut The Fuck Up’

20:33 [Telegraph] Actor Bill Roache raped teenager while baby daughter was in next room, court hears

20:33 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Dr. Charles G. Cogan: Gray Abandon

20:34 [Fox News: politics] Washington AG: Cities can block pot business

20:35 [CNN: Money] Sacramento Kings cash in on Bitcoin

20:36 [The Hindu - News] Lid blown off fertilizer fraud

20:36 [NPR] New Drug Combination Takes 24 Minutes To Execute Ohio Killer

20:36 [Truthout] Beyond Net Neutrality: Grassroots Voices Tell Tom Wheeler What's Up

20:39 [CNN] Opinion: Wild West Web needs a sheriff

20:40 [CNN] Ohio dad denied release to attend funeral of daughter he killed

20:40 [CNN] Kerry restates goal for 'Geneva 2' conference on Syria

20:40 [CNN] 5 things we learned from Oscar nominations

20:40 [Reuters: politics] New Jersey Governor Christie hires outside law firm in bridge probe

20:42 [CNN] Special ops soldier killed in 'hard landing' at Georgia airfield

20:42 [Voice of America] US BORROWING LIMIT -V

20:42 [Voice of America] January 16, 2014

20:42 [The Progressive] The Progies: All the Rest

20:42 [zero hedge] The Five Most Ridiculous Uses of Government Money

20:42 [zero hedge] Precious Metals Manipulation Worse Than Libor Scandal, German Regulator Says

20:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ioannis Pappos: Only God Forgives: The Professional Democrat and the Rise of Demopublican Dystopia

20:43 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Lohr: New Jersey Corrections Official Kirk Eady Faces Federal Wiretapping Charges

20:46 [Voice of America] Treasury Chief: US Will Run Out of Money in February

20:46 [Truthout] Beyond Net Neutrality: Grassroots Voices Tell Tom Wheeler What's Up

20:48 [Raw Story] WND: Trayvon Martin targeted George Zimmerman for ‘Knockout Game’ attack

20:49 [CNN] 3 in custody in L.A.-area brush fire that destroys two homes

20:49 [CNN] Controllers did not send Southwest jet to wrong airport, senator says

20:50 [CNN: Crime] 3 in custody in L.A.-area brush fire that destroys two homes

20:50 [CNN: Crime] Dad denied release to attend funeral of daughter he allegedly killed

20:51 [Deutsche Welle] Malta firm on passport sales despite EU pressure

20:51 [Deutsche Welle] A blind disabilities commissioner

20:51 [NPR] In London, The Case Of The Purloined Water Lily

20:52 [Truthout] Economic Update: Europe's Approach to Inequality

20:52 [Financial Times] Romanian minister warns of skills exodus

20:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mark Gongloff: Politico Celebrates Washington's Imaginary Victory Over Wall Street

20:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Gene Karpinski: West Virginia Spill Highlights Need for Toxic Chemical Reform

20:55 [CNN] Pat Benatar, Beach Boys join 'Blackfish' cancellation list

20:55 [Financial Times] White House tests new mood in Congress

20:59 [Slashdot] NSA Collects 200 Million Text Messages Per Day

21:01 [The Onion] Grotesque Child Born With Only 99% Normal Human DNA

21:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Braden Goyette: Push For Iran Sanctions Bill Losing Momentum?

21:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Member Of Elite Army Helicopter Unit Killed In 'Hard Landing' Accident; At Least 2 Others Injured

21:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Joe Biden To Ford Executive: 'Thank You For Saving Our Ass'

21:03 [CNN] Support for nation's emergency medical care gets D-plus

21:03 [Raw Story] ‘Doomsday Prepper’ arrested on weapons charges after deputies watch reality show

21:04 [Disinformation] Iranian Press Reports Snowden Documents Reveal Extraterrestrials In The U.S. Government

21:05 [Telegraph] Stonyhurst College runaways: police search beaches in hunt for Edward Bunyan and Indira Gainiyeva

21:05 [Telegraph] Dave Lee Travis trial: Teen claims she was groped in caravan at Showaddywaddy concert

21:05 [Telegraph] Executed prisoner Dennis McGuire 'gasped for breath' as he took 15 minutes to die

21:05 [CNN: Health] Support for nation's emergency medical care gets D-plus

21:07 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: The TPP Is a Threat to the Environment, and More

21:10 [CNN] Michelle Obama turns 50: Has the big birthday changed?

21:12 [The Progressive] And the Best Progressive Films of 2013 Are...

21:13 [CNN: Living] Michelle Obama 'fabulous' at 50

21:14 [CNN: Health] Don't combine pain killer and ...

21:16 [NPR] Oscar Nods Go To 'American Hustle,' 'Gravity,' '12 Years A Slave'

21:18 [Reuters: politics] Obamas launch plan to get more low-income kids to college

21:19 [Fox News] HEALTHCARE.GOV WOESWorld's greatest hacker: site's security 'shameful' /i/redes/icon-video.gif

21:19 [Fox News] BACK TOO SOON?Networks upset with A&E for reinstating 'Duck' star /i/redes/icon-video.gif

21:19 [Telegraph] Gender specific toys 'put girls off' maths and science

21:19 [Telegraph] Terminal cancer patient killed wife and daughter after suffering adverse reaction to drugs

21:20 [Fox News] China now owns a record $1.3T of US gov't debt

21:20 [Fox News] Texas Rhino hunt auction winner fears for safety

21:23 [The Hindu - News] Mallamma seeks CBI probe against IGP Ahmed

21:24 [Voice of America] Kerry Urges Syria Opposition to Attend Peace Talks

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Bande buried with full State honours in Khajuri

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Elephant care: Temporary staff paid only Rs. 5,000 a month

21:28 [Raw Story] Republican channels the ‘thoughts of God himself’ on the House floor to attack abortion

21:28 [Raw Story] ‘Birther king’ Joseph Farah: ‘I don’t care’ that Ted Cruz was born in Canada

21:29 [zero hedge] Small Business Warns "Not A Good Time To Expand Substantially"

21:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Douglas Anthony Cooper: Puppy Mills: Yay or Nay?

21:31 [Slashdot] Google Releases Dart 1.1

21:31 [The Onion] Report: American Dream Now An Out-Of-Court Settlement

21:31 [The Onion] Royals Courting Masahiro Tanaka By Highlighting Kansas City’s Rich Japanese History

21:32 [Reuters: politics] U.S. lawmakers seek to expand human rights act from Russia to world

21:33 [The Hindu - News] Now, police stations, courts in Karnataka networked

21:33 [Financial Times] Syria opposition calls for more arms

21:33 [] Leaked Docs Expose Walmart's Guides to Stomp Out Worker Mobilization /sites/

21:34 [Financial Times] President shakes up Nigerian military

21:34 [Financial Times] EU bank rescue plan faces legal challenge

21:34 [Voice of America] Burma Hosts First High-Level ASEAN Meeting, Boasts of Close China Relations

21:34 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: AU Wants Humanitarian Corridor in South Sudan

21:35 [Mother Jones] You Are Less Industrious Than You Think

21:35 [Mother Jones] CHARTS: Why Dutch Food Is the Best in The World /files/enoughtoeat.jpg

21:36 [NPR] State Health Coverage Sign-Ups Paint A Complex Obamacare Picture

21:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Utah Officials Allow Joint Tax Filing For Married Same-Sex Couples

21:38 [CNN] 8 family members among 14 shot dead near Baghdad

21:38 [CNN] West Virginia: New health hazard, same story?

21:38 [Fox News: politics] Administration accused of keeping text of Iran nuclear deal 'secret'

21:40 [The Atlantic: Technology] Why Is This Bee Wearing a Sensor?

21:40 [CNN: Entertainment] 5 things we learned from the Oscar noms

21:40 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Blackfish' cancellations grow

21:40 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscars: Who was snubbed?

21:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Harry Reid: Robert Gates Denigrates Others To Make A Buck

21:41 [The Hindu - News] Virbhadra files defamation cases against Jaitley, Dhumal

21:43 [CNN] Academy Awards Fast Facts

21:43 [The Onion] [video] BREAKING: Hundreds Feared Dead In Coors Light Party Train Crash

21:44 [Fox News: politics] John McCain, Tim Kaine push to change presidential war powers

21:44 [Fox News: politics] Gay couples in Utah can jointly file state taxes

21:45 [CNN: Travel] Flag stories: Why the Maple Leaf?

21:45 [CNN: Travel] 10 intriguing natural oddities

21:45 [CNN: Travel] Controllers did not send Southwest jet to wrong airport, senator says

21:48 [Truthout] Time for a New Works Progress Administration?

21:49 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kerry Kennedy: U.S. Must Suspend Funding to Egypt's Military Regime

21:50 [Mother Jones] The United State's Secret War in 134 Countries

21:51 [NPR] Good News: Americans Are Eating 78 Fewer Calories Every Day

21:52 [CNN] Opinion: Make 'revenge porn' a crime in U.S.

21:52 [CNN] GOP turns new fire on Clinton after Benghazi report

21:52 [CNN] Christie administration lawyers up

21:52 [CNN] West Virginia pregnant women told not to drink contaminated water

21:53 [CNN: Technology] The sci-fi future of cycling

21:53 [CNN: Technology] Hover bikes: The sci-fi future of cycling

21:53 [CNN: Technology] The coolest things in tech in 2014

21:54 [] U.S. Congressman Presses Officials On Russian Blacklist

21:55 [CNN] Asian-Americans up in arms over 'How I Met Your Mother' episode

21:56 [Deutsche Welle] Kerry urges Syrian opposition participation in Geneva II talks

21:56 [zero hedge] Argentine Stocks Soar As Black-Market Peso Hits Record Low (Implies 40% Devaluation)

21:56 [zero hedge] The #1 Investment Going into 2014?

21:56 [zero hedge] Corporations Have Record Cash: They Also Have Record-er Debt, As Net Leverage Soars 15% Higher Than Its 2008 Peak

21:58 [Raw Story] Wisconsin school suspends black players because ’3-point’ signals ‘looked’ gang related

21:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Bob Cesca: The American Gun Culture: Standing Your Ground Against the Deadly Use of Popcorn

22:01 [CNN: Politics] Christie administration lawyers up

22:01 [NPR] ln A Global Economy, Why's It So Expensive To Transfer My Money?

22:01 [The Hindu - News] ‘Sunanda’s allegations have put my life in danger’

22:01 [The Hindu - News] Ban on media reporting of intern’s charges

22:01 [The Hindu - News] We are happily married, says Tharoor

22:04 [] Reading Between the Buns: Tehran's Burger Boom

22:06 [NPR] Lawmakers Roll Out Voting Rights Act Fix

22:09 [] Congress Secretly Moves to Keep Drone Program Under CIA Control /sites/

22:09 [] What Gives? Climate Warnings Up, Corporate News Climate Coverage Down /sites/

22:10 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Farewell Fave Is the Best Kind of Fave

22:10 [The Atlantic: Technology] The History of Popular Music, According to Google

22:11 [Deutsche Welle] 'Crazy' ski jumping World Cup win for German teenager Wellinger

22:12 [The Hindu - News] Fifty injured in Alanganallur jallikattu

22:12 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal a dictator: rebel MLA

22:13 [Raw Story] Oklahoma lawmaker: Being gay ‘is not a civil right. It’s a human wrong!’

22:13 [Good] I'm Ready to #GetDown for Global Education — Are You?

22:16 [NPR] 3 Arrested In Southern California Fire

22:16 [NPR] To Save Threatened Owl, Another Species Is Shot

22:18 [CNN] Justin Bieber's iPhone seized in egging probe

22:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lt. Gen. Clarence E. McKnight Jr. : Doing Hard Duty In Washington

22:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rep. Charles Rangel: It's a Matter of Priorities

22:19 [CNN: Money] Wal-Mart to partner with farm labor group

22:19 [CNN: Money] NPD: Better than 4 in 10 adult Americans now own an iPhone

22:19 [CNN: Money] Gamestop: Up, up, down down, and down, and down...

22:19 [CNN: Money] Trae Vassallo: Another winner in Google's $3.2b Nest purchase

22:22 [Telegraph] Belly dancer stung with £50,000 tax bill because classes 'not educational'

22:23 [Raw Story] DEA official freaks out at Senate hearing: Reckless marijuana legalization ‘scares us’

22:25 [BBC: Technology] NSA 'collected 200m texts per day'

22:26 [CNN] Christie administration lawyers up; subpoenas going out

22:26 [zero hedge] Despite Late-Day VIX Slam, S&P Slides Back Into Red For 2014

22:28 [The Hindu - News] Irked Seemandhra MPs plan dharna at AICC meet venue

22:28 [Raw Story] Nelson Mandela’s grandson in court on assault charges

22:28 [Raw Story] Three men arrested as thousands are evacuated from Los Angeles wildfire

22:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Yasmine Hafiz: Rahinah Ibrahim Wins No-Fly List Ruling: Muslim Woman Contests Controversial Program

22:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: John McCain, Tim Kaine Press For Changes To War Powers

22:30 [Mother Jones] WATCH: The Climate Change Reality Show You Always Wanted [Fiore Cartoon]

22:30 [Mother Jones] The First Lawsuit Against Obama's New Coal Limits Just Got Filed

22:30 [The Hindu - Opinion] A new paradigm for inclusion

22:30 [The Hindu - Opinion] Too scared to turn left or right

22:32 [The Hindu - News] Mystery billboards hint at Kiran’s party plans

22:32 [Slashdot] CES 2014: HAL© is a Voice- and Gesture-Operated Remote (Video)

22:32 [The Hindu - Opinion] Easing tensions in the Palk Bay

22:34 [The Onion] Nation’s Moms Dance Nude Around Moonlit Bonfire To Conjure Spirit Of Emma Thompson

22:34 [CNN: Entertainment] Justin Bieber's iPhone seized in egging probe, cop says

22:34 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscars 2014: The nominee reaction that will move you to tears

22:35 [Voice of America] UN Envoy Says He Would Consider Mediating Political Talks

22:36 [CNN] MLB replay system expanded for 2014 season

22:36 [CNN] Dad of tortured boy Myls Dobson to be freed from jail to go to funeral

22:37 [Reuters: politics] Republicans warn of security flaws in Obamacare website

22:37 [Reuters: politics] Obama discusses intelligence review in call with Cameron

22:40 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: Mitch McConnell Aims To Torpedo EPA Carbon Rules With Obscure Legislative Tool

22:41 [NPR] Will Team USA's High-Tech Speedskating Suit Pay Off In Gold?

22:42 [zero hedge] Closing Ramp Unramped

22:44 [Fox News: politics] Ad paints vulnerable Arizona Democrat as whistle-blower on ObamaCare woes

22:45 [CNN: Living] 50 famed women turn the big 5-0

22:45 [Mother Jones] Why Would Activists Splash Human Blood, of All Things, on the Walls of a Nuclear Weapons Facility?

22:46 [CNN: Money] Stocks end mixed on bad corporate news

22:46 [NPR] For Obama And Senate Democrats, The Goal Is Mutual Protection

22:46 [NPR] U.S. Biathlete Gives Up Olympic Spot To Her Twin Sister

22:49 [The Hindu - Opinion] Keep an eye on gene therapy

22:54 [Telegraph] George Osborne calls for rise in minimum wage

22:55 [Reuters: politics] Former Florida Senator Bob Graham in Cuba for environmental talks

22:55 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Representative Democracies Can't Write Off Transparency

22:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Arin Greenwood: Well This Is Rather Alarming: Nearly 6,000 Gas Leaks Discovered In Washington, D.C.

22:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] James Nichols: Anti-Gay Laws, Attitudes Still Prevalent In Many Parts Of The World

22:55 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Daniel Moss: Public Water Systems Can Help the War on Poverty

22:56 [The Hindu - News] TDP plans to nominate Balaiah baffles his supporters

22:57 [Big Think] Faith Is No Excuse for Avoiding Vaccinations

22:57 [Big Think] Faith Is No Excuse for Avoiding Vaccinations

22:58 [Raw Story] Egypt insists jailed Al Jazeera crew worked for Muslim Brotherhood

22:58 [Raw Story] ‘Hannity’ regular Erik Rush calls for military coup against Obama

22:58 [Raw Story] U.N. says conflict in Central Africa could become genocidal

22:59 [Topix Activism News] Anti-Gay Laws, Attitudes Hold Sway in Many Regions

22:59 [Topix Activism News] Anti-gay laws, attitudes hold sway in many regions

23:02 [CNN] Airbus' Beluga: Inside the world's strangest-looking airplane

23:03 [Voice of America] Charlton Doki: South Sudan Detains Soldiers Suspected of Ethnic Killings, Official Says

23:03 [Slashdot] Microsoft Remotely Deleted Tor From Windows Machines To Stop Botnet

23:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Christopher Brauchli: Chasing MorganChase

23:04 [Disinformation] WTF Is Gnosis?

23:06 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscars: The nominee reaction that will move you to tears

23:08 [The Onion] Infographic: The Onion’s Oscar Picks

23:08 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg should 'man up' over sex row, says peer's 'victim' Susan Gaszczak

23:08 [Telegraph] Great British Bake Off finalist Ruby Tandoh to release recipe book

23:08 [Telegraph] Son tried to throttle Nobel winning father Sir John Gurdon in alcohol-fuelled rage

23:11 [Infoshop] Indiana: Prisoners at Westville Control Unit Protest Aramark Policies

23:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: Danica Patrick On How The NASCAR Community Would React To An Openly Gay Driver

23:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: Sorry Acela Elites, This Budget Deal Is Not For You

23:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Richard J. Rosendall: Misdirection Used to Sway Crowds

23:12 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Elizabeth Kucinich: Congressional Press Conference: Obama Fulfill Your '07 GMO Pledge

23:15 [The Hindu - Opinion] Turmoil in the heart of Africa

23:16 [NPR] NSA Reportedly Collected Millions Of Phone Texts Every Day

23:18 [Reuters: politics] De Blasio sitting pretty with New Yorkers, except on hansom cabs: poll

23:18 [Reuters: politics] U.S. lawmakers seek to broaden scope of human rights act from Russia to world

23:19 [] 'A Goldmine to Exploit': NSA Vacuuming Up Millions of Text Messages Daily /sites/

23:19 [CNN: Politics] Michelle Obama opens up as she turns 50

23:19 [CNN: Politics] First lady celebrates turning 50

23:19 [CNN: Politics] Photos: Michelle Obama's evolving style

23:19 [CNN: Politics] Michelle Obama on turning 50

23:19 [CNN: Politics] Michelle Obama turns 50

23:19 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Christie's team did wrong, but Jersey Dems are just as bad

23:19 [The Hindu - News] A fund to make roads in Kerala less challenging

23:19 [The Hindu - News] Horticorp to procure 10 tonnes of Palakkad tomatoes

23:20 [Fox News] CASH FOR GUNS Buy-back events attract collectors paying top dollar /i/redes/icon-video.gif

23:20 [Fox News] DODGING THE PINK SLIPTop government officials rarely get fired for scandals /i/redes/icon-video.gif

23:20 [Fox News] 'THE PROFESSOR' DIES 'Gilligan's Island's' Russell Johnson passes away at 89

23:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Greenberg: IOC Forces U.S. Women's Hockey Goalie To Take 'We The People' Off Mask Before Sochi Olympics

23:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] High Times: How to Open a Pot Dispensary

23:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Zach Carter: CEO Pressures Congress On Controversial Trade Deal He Doesn't Understand

23:21 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Farah Mohamed: Valerie Trierweiler, France's First Lady, Recovering In Hospital After President's Alleged Affair

23:23 [Voice of America] Reuters: Ukrainian Parliament Pushes Through Sweeping Anti-protest Law

23:23 [The Hindu - News] CPI wants to contest four Lok Sabha seats

23:24 [Telegraph] 'Midsomer' murder: first picture of Daniel Pereira, suspect being held over killing of Valerie Graves

23:24 [Telegraph] Thousands of doctors accused of malpractice never fully checked

23:24 [Telegraph] Women delaying motherhood is 'worrying issue', says Chief Medical Officer

23:25 [Voice of America] Kerry Urges Syrian Opposition to Come to Peace Talks

23:26 [zero hedge] The Death Cross Of US Manufacturing

23:26 [zero hedge] Here's A Great Way To Lose Money...

23:27 [The Hindu - Opinion] Justice in the dock

23:27 [The Hindu - Opinion] Manmohan makes way

23:27 [CNN] 28 years later: Space Shuttle Challenger photos you've never seen

23:28 [Reuters] Apple China Mobile launch could spark costly subsidy war

23:28 [CNN] 'Gilligan's Island' professor, actor Russell Johnson, dead at 89

23:32 [The Onion] American Voices: Scientist: Cats View Owners As Large Cats

23:33 [The Hindu - Opinion] Rape of tourist

23:33 [Reuters] U.S. government warns merchants on methods used by Target hackers

23:34 [Reuters: politics] New Jersey's Christie hires law firm to fight bridge scandal

23:37 [Fox News: politics] 20 subpoenas being issued in NJ bridge scandal probe

23:37 [The Hindu - Opinion] Operation Blue Star

23:38 [Raw Story] Christian radio host backs Ablow: ‘Science’ of the Bible says trans people don’t exist

23:39 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Centenary sparks WWI-themed novels

23:40 [The Atlantic: Technology] What Film Looks Like (When It's on Drugs)

23:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] Sharon’s legacy

23:44 [CNN] Police: Aaron Hernandez may have pulled trigger in unsolved murders

23:44 [CNN] 'Gilligan's Island' Professor, actor Russell Johnson, dead at 89

23:45 [The Hindu - Opinion] Sanctity of Sanctum

23:45 [CNN] United flight returns to Newark airport after severe turbulence

23:46 [Fox News] Tips to hide in plain sight

23:46 [Fox News] Bartenders balk at glove rule

23:46 [Fox News] Brandi: I wish I was molested

23:48 [The Progressive] This Year, Oscar Nods at Some Great Political Films

23:48 [Raw Story] Blackhawk chopper’s ‘hard landing’ kills one Army member, injures two others

23:48 [Raw Story] Actress sues magazine for calling her French president Hollande’s mistress

23:48 [CNN] Pockets of violence amid Thai anti-government protests in Bangkok

23:49 [The Hindu - Opinion] Sahara Pariwar

23:49 [CNN] CNN Student News - January 17, 2014

23:51 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Gilligan's' 'professor' dies

23:51 [CNN: Entertainment] Oscar nods: 5 lessons

23:51 [CNN: Entertainment] Bieber's iPhone seized

23:51 [CNN: Entertainment] Bieber's iPhone seized in egging probe

23:52 [Financial Times] Catalonia heads for independence clash

23:52 [CNN] Georgia: Nothing illegal in filling dead youth's body with newspaper

23:53 [Slashdot] Wikimedia Community Debates H.264 Support On Wikipedia Sites.

23:53 [Raw Story] NBA’s Sacramento Kings begin accepting Bitcoin in ticket sales

23:53 [Raw Story] Robert Redford blames studio for Oscars snub

23:56 [Telegraph] Valerie Trierweiler 'took one pill too many after Hollande told her of affair'

23:56 [zero hedge] A Brief History Of Jim Cramer's Opinions On "Pillar Of Strength" Best Buy

23:58 [Raw Story] White House releases Iran implementation agreement

23:58 [CNN] $1.6 million for man subjected to enemas, colonoscopy by cops

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