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00:01 [Disinformation] Outrage Over IRS Targeting of Tea Party Shows Glaring Double Standard

00:01 [Big Think] Brainstorming about the BRAIN Initiative

00:01 [Raw Story] State Department official denounces ‘repression’ in lead-up to Iranian presidential election

00:01 [Raw Story] WATCH LIVE: Obama’s statement on IRS scandal

00:01 [Raw Story] White House calls for media shield bill to protect journalist from government snooping

00:02 [Voice of America] Uganda Army General Faces Certain Arrest, Says Defense Attorney

00:02 [zero hedge] The Complete Benghazi Files: White House Releases 100 Pages Of Benghazi Emails

00:04 [CNN] Google knows which of your photos are best

00:04 [CNN] Holder criticizes longtime foe Issa at committee hearing

00:04 [CNN] Bipartisan House immigration talks foundering, Republican warns

00:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Packer unveils his Sydney 'postcard'

00:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Both sides trying to con us

00:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Rich lister's hot lap backfires

00:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] The girl who brought Gillard to tears

00:06 [The Hindu - Opinion] Cricket calypso style – original, inimitable and entertaining

00:08 [CNN: Money] Retirees losing $117,000

00:08 [The Atlantic: Politics] Andrew Joseph Stack Flew a Plane Into the Austin IRS Office 1 Week Before the Tea-Party Scrutiny Started

00:09 [CNN] Was Jodi Arias cruel? Jury reaches verdict in next phase of trial

00:09 [CNET News] Google demands shut down of Microsoft's new YouTube app

00:09 [CNET News] Google's big push to own social starts today

00:10 [CNN: Politics] Republican warns on bipartisan House immigration talks

00:10 [CNN: Politics] Holder criticizes longtime foe Issa at committee hearing

00:11 [CNN: Politics] Sergeant trained to protect victims faces sexual assault allegations

00:11 [The Hindu - News] Three IPL bookies arrested

00:12 [zero hedge] McDonald's Could do a Better Job!

00:12 [zero hedge] Obama Makes Statement On "Situation Regarding The IRS" - Live Webcast

00:12 [Good] It's Official: The Driving Boom is Over

00:12 [Good] GOOD 100: Meet Todd Sutler, Making Learning An Ongoing Mission

00:12 [straight] Market delays Hastings-Sunrise's Alba project

00:13 [Reuters: politics] White House releases Benghazi attack emails

00:14 [The Hindu - News] DBT scheme to be launched in 20 districts next month

00:15 [AlterNet] Congressmen Help Launch Drug War Exit Strategy Guide

00:15 [CNET News] Google I/O news roundup

00:15 [The Independent] Theatre review: These Shining Lives, Park Theatre, London

00:16 [Telegraph] Oxford grooming ring: council and police chiefs 'should consider their positions'

00:16 [Telegraph] Cameron threat to prosecute oil bosses

00:17 [CNN: Money] Tesla plans stock offering to repay U.S. loan early

00:17 [OpEdNews] Wrong is Wrong, No Matter Who Does It

00:18 [The Hindu - News] Puducherry may miss June 1 deadline for direct cash transfer for LPG subsidy

00:18 [Reuters] White House releases Benghazi attack emails

00:19 [Slate Magazine] Why Is There So Much Salt in Processed Foods?

00:19 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement: Snag-a-Sidekick With Eaton's Claw O-Matic

00:19 [Slate Magazine] The Best Thing Obama’s Done This Month

00:20 [The Hindu - News] ITBP to stay with Home Ministry: Shinde

00:21 [Moral Low Ground] Florida Boy Jarvan Jackson, 11, Dies after Accidental Shooting by 4-Year-Old Relative

00:22 [The Hindu - News] 130-year-old tortoise dies of a rat bite

00:22 [Pravda] Brazil retains the worst FIFA world ranking

00:22 [msnbc: politics] Gohmert, Holder spar over Russia, Tsarnaevs

00:22 [msnbc: politics] White House releases emails on Benghazi talking points

00:24 [Voice of America] Taiwan Rejects Philippine Apology for Taiwanese Fisherman Death

00:24 [The Hindu - News] Stem cells recovered from cloned human embryos

00:25 [Mother Jones] Yep, Immigrants Are Doing the Work We Won't

00:25 [CNET News] Allure Energy latest to file infringement suit against Nest

00:25 [CNET News] 'Game of Thrones' gets an official 'Night's Watch'

00:28 [CBC: politics] Senate appointment set Duffy loose as high-profile Conservative

00:28 [The Hindu - News] U.S. Justice Dept under fire on AP phone tap

00:29 [Topix Activism News] Syria rebels, regime troops fight in Aleppo prison

00:29 [Russia Today] US seizes top Bitcoin exchange as crackdown begins

00:30 [CNN: Technology] Google knows which of your photos are best

00:31 [Raw Story] Sun unleashes four powerful solar flares

00:31 [Raw Story] Two Saudi nurses infected with deadly coronavirus: WHO

00:31 [Raw Story] Pentagon vows to take action after latest sex assault scandal

00:31 [Truthdig] Google’s Two-State Solution

00:33 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Arrested' treats fans

00:33 [CNN: Entertainment] Look who is getting shows on TNT and TBS

00:33 [NPR] NASA Says Kepler's Planet-Searching Days May Be Numbered

00:34 [Voice of America] Obama: IRS Acting Director Resigns in Scandal

00:34 [The Hindu - News] Assam kids spend just over 2 hours at primary school

00:35 [CNN: Technology] 'Star Trek' or 'Star Wars'?

00:35 [CNN: Technology] Google announces music service

00:35 [CNN: Technology] Light-up bike like a 'Tron Cycle'

00:35 [CNN: Technology] $610,000 for coffee with Tim Cook

00:37 [straight] The Georgia Straight proudly sponsors Mump & Smoot

00:38 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal slams Sibal for taking up Vodafone case on Day I

00:38 [CNN] CNN Student News Transcript - May 16, 2013

00:38 [CNN] Apple's App Store hits 50 billion downloads

00:38 [CNN] 'Angry' Obama announces IRS leader's ouster in scandal

00:38 [CNN] Jodi Arias faces possible death penalty after jury's verdict

00:38 [CNN] Boy accused of stabbing sister charged with second-degree murder

00:38 [CNN] 12 car bombs in Baghdad and Kirkuk leave 29 dead, more than 120 hurt

00:40 [Slashdot] Anti-Infringement Company Caught Infringing On Its Website

00:40 [The Hindu - News] Courts can’t lose sight of social impact of crime against women, says Supreme Court

00:42 [Good] Updated Google Maps Integrates Google Earth and a Slew of Awesome Features

00:44 [Russia Today] Blasts kill over 35 in Iraq as sectarian violence spikes

00:44 [Russia Today] IRS commissioner resigns over targeting of conservative political groups - Obama

00:45 [Deutsche Welle] Scientists report human stem cells cloning success

00:46 [AL JAZEERA] White House release Benghazi emails

00:46 [The Hindu - News] Riding high on Karnataka victory, Congress goes on the offensive

00:46 [zero hedge] IRS Acting Commissioner Resigns

00:48 [The Hindu - News] Congress-inspired plot, says BJP

00:49 [NPR] Obama Announces Resignation Of Acting IRS Commissioner

00:49 [NPR] Jury Finds Jodi Arias Eligible For Death Penalty

00:50 [CNET News] iPhone robot is an alarm clock with attitude

00:50 [The Hindu - News] Designs for grade separators finalised

00:50 [The Hindu - News] Hate speech case fixed to help Varun, says Tehelka

00:51 [Fox News] Emails Show State Dept. Had Heavy Hand in Changing Benghazi Storyline

00:51 [CNN] Chelsea grabs last minute glory to win Europa League

00:52 [] Right-wing group takes IDF soldiers on tour of East Jerusalem

00:52 [Fox News] Boston reservoir tests safe after trespassers caught

00:52 [Fox News] Attorney fights to move Confederate soldier statue from Virginia courthouse

00:52 [Fox News] Gosnell sentenced to life in prison without parole

00:52 [Fox News] Census says immigration will fuel population growth

00:52 [Fox News] Judge refuses to toss 1979 Etan Patz murder case

00:52 [Fox News] Police, dogs hunt for man suspected of killing wife, kids

00:52 [The Hindu - News] PM owns assets worth Rs. 11.4 crore, says affidavit

00:52 [OpEdNews] How The One-Dollar Coin Can Cure The Economy

00:55 [CNN: Politics] IRS: WH takes action

00:55 [CNN: Politics] Obama: Acting IRS Commissioner resigns, more changes coming

00:56 [The Hindu - News] Sans regulation, fertility clinics mushroom

00:58 [CNET News] Galaxy S4 shot of pure Android boosts relationships, not sales

00:58 [The Hindu - News] Chiranjeevi leads India at Cannes

00:59 [Guardian] White House releases Benghazi emails in bid to quell Republican uproar

00:59 [Guardian] 'Recessions can hurt, but austerity kills'

01:00 [msnbc: politics] Boehner swears in Sanford

01:00 [msnbc: politics] Was the IRS playing favorites?

01:00 [msnbc: politics] White House reveals 100 emails to reporters on Benghazi

01:00 [The Hindu - News] Pongal, chapathis soon at Amma eateries

01:01 [CNN: Politics] Obama: Acting IRS commissioner resigns, more changes coming

01:01 [Disinformation] Bret Easton Ellis on the ‘Reign of the Gay Magical Elves’

01:01 [The Independent] New Jersey pensioners 'ran prostitution ring'

01:02 [Reuters] Departing IRS head cites need to restore trust in agency

01:02 [Telegraph] White House releases Benghazi emails

01:02 [The Hindu - News] Man electrocuted near Metro Rail site in Alandur

01:04 [The Hindu - News] Panchayat president murdered by rivals in Tiruvallur

01:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] The pain of looking in a mirror

01:08 [CNET News] Apple target of Senate probe into offshore tax practices

01:08 [CNET News] Twitter CEO Dick Costolo talks shop about the social network

01:11 [The Hindu - News] Disability forum seeks transparency from CMRL

01:11 [The Hindu - News] Sans regulation, fertility clinics mushroom in Chennai

01:12 [zero hedge] The Holder - Issa Smackdown

01:12 [Voice of America] European Recession Now Longer Than 2008 Financial Crisis

01:12 [AL JAZEERA] Head of US tax agency quits amid controversy

01:12 [Good] GOOD Ideas: Beyond Biking

01:13 [straight] J. Crew to open second Vancouver location at Pacific Centre

01:17 [The Independent] Children turn away from books in favour of reading electronically

01:17 [The Independent] Postcard from... Berlin

01:18 [Telegraph] Nasa's planet-hunting spacecraft crippled after loss of wheels

01:18 [Telegraph] Banker claims he was framed after telling Pc: 'I pay your wages'

01:18 [Slashdot] Scientists Clone Human Embryos To Make Stem Cells

01:18 [Campaign For Liberty] John Tate Calls for Action in IRS Scandal

01:19 [CNET News] Google urges fast adoption of VP9 video compression

01:21 [Raw Story] Liberal House Democrats slam ‘cruel and harmful’ cuts to school meals for poor children

01:21 [Raw Story] Elon Musk invests $100 million in his company Tesla Motors

01:22 [] Livni moves to block Bennett's bid to stifle Women of the Wall

01:22 [msnbc: politics] Obama: IRS misconduct is 'inexcusable'

01:24 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Ginger Baker attacks film-maker

01:25 [Mother Jones] White House Releases Benghazi Email Dump

01:27 [CNET News] Google I/O: What we didn't get

01:27 [msnbc: politics] Holder promises national IRS probe

01:27 [Pravda] FARC-EP Peace Delegation

01:29 [The Hindu - News] Goa sees record arrival of tourists

01:31 [The Hindu - News] Goan girl helps nab parents’ murderers

01:32 [Voice of America] Google Launches Streaming Music Service Ahead of Apple

01:35 [Reuters] U.S. tax chief ousted in scandal

01:35 [The Hindu - News] IAEA, Iran fail to agree on nuclear inspections

01:35 [CNET News] OK, Google: Now app offers glimpse of hands-free future of search

01:42 [Reuters: politics] U.S. tax chief ousted in scandal

01:43 [straight] Your bike helmet law is stupid and pointless, study concludes

01:43 [straight] Election helps CBC's Stephen Quinn become top dog of afternoon radio

01:43 [CNET News] New photo tools in Google+ show promise (hands on)

01:43 [CNET News] Navigating the changes to Google Maps at I/O 2013

01:44 [NPR] Take Your Seat, The 'No Photography' Sign Is Lit

01:44 [msnbc: politics] Obama announces changes to IRS after scandal

01:44 [zero hedge] Elizabeth Warren Confronts Eric Holder, Ben Bernanke And Mary Jo White On Too-Big-To-Jail

01:48 [Telegraph] Officials 'turned blind eye' to Pat Finucane killing

01:48 [The Independent] i Assistant Editor's Letter: Angelina Jolie: News or not?

01:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] MP hits out over sick child refusal

01:54 [CNN] Hank Greenberg Fast Facts

01:54 [CNN] White House releases Benghazi e-mails

01:54 [CNN] Gabrielle Giffords Fast Facts

01:58 [Mostly Water] 2 Per Cent of Spaniards Are Out of Work: Yet in One Town Everyone has a Job

01:59 [CBC: politics] Harper heads to New York to face environmental grilling

02:00 [zero hedge] ECB ‘s Flex Can’t Stop the Contagion

02:00 [zero hedge] Chartapalooza: Complex Recovery Paths And Will It Ever Be The Same?

02:00 [msnbc: politics] IRS targeting challenges public's confidence in government

02:00 [CNN] John Paulson Fast Facts

02:00 [CNN] Exonerated inmates protest Florida death row law

02:00 [CNN] Manslaughter charges against NYPD officer dismissed

02:01 [Mostly Water] Spies "R" Us

02:04 [CBC: politics] How did Christy Clark pull off a B.C. election upset?

02:04 [Slate Magazine] Mutual Contempt

02:04 [Telegraph] Quarter of jurors broke rules on using internet to research trial

02:04 [Telegraph] David Cameron: police should name suspects if 'in the public interest'

02:06 [msnbc: politics] IRS challenges public's confidence in government

02:08 [CNET News] Google rolls out quick action buttons for Gmail

02:09 [Slashdot] Justice Department Calls Apple the "Ringmaster" In e-book Price Fixing Case

02:10 [CNN] Winds help California fire grow quickly

02:11 [Global Voices] Ukrainian Right-Wing Bloggers’ Bobs 2013 Award Revoked

02:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Malaria mosquitoes 'quicker to bite'

02:13 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: Malaria mosquitoes 'quicker to bite'

02:14 [Fox News] IRS CHIEF OUSTED:Commissioner Resigns in Wake of Agency Scandal

02:14 [Fox News] ULTIMATE PUNISHMENT?Jurors Find Jodi Arias Eligible for Death Penalty

02:14 [Reuters] Tax chief fired over scandal, Obama announces

02:16 [Voice of America] Doctors Say Not All Women with Jolie Condition Need Preventive Mastectomies

02:16 [Reuters: politics] Tax chief fired over scandal, Obama announces

02:18 [CBC: politics] Confusion swirls over Senate gift policy

02:19 [NPR] The Obamas Release 2012 Financial Disclosure

02:19 [straight] The Georgia Straight presents We Are The City at the Vogue

02:20 [Mostly Water] New Revelations of Torture and Murder of Afghan Civilians by U.S. Special Forces

02:21 [CBC: politics] Canada adds Taliban, Haqqani network to terror list

02:23 [Mostly Water] State of Seige: Mining Conflict Escalates in Guatemala

02:23 [CNN] Willie Mays Fast Facts

02:24 [Guardian] Internal Revenue Service acting commissioner Steve Miller fired – as it happened

02:24 [AL JAZEERA] 'Massive' troop deployment in Nigeria

02:24 [CNET News] Google+ Games to get ax in favor of Google Play Games

02:25 [Mostly Water] Anti-Assad Forces: Caught in the Act Again

02:30 [CNN] Sacramento rejoices as NBA board rejects Kings move to Seattle

02:30 [CNN] Opinion: GOP using Benghazi to smear

02:31 [Raw Story] Liberal group Progress Texas also received extra IRS scrutiny

02:31 [CNN: Politics] White House releases Benghazi e-mails

02:31 [CNN: Politics] Rep. Issa to Holder: I just want answers

02:31 [CNN: Politics] Brazile: GOP using Benghazi to smear

02:31 [CNN: Politics] CIA's role in Benghazi

02:31 [CNN: Politics] Benghazi e-mails released

02:31 [CNN: Politics] Obama announces IRS leader's ouster

02:34 [The Atlantic: National] Why High Schools Should Treat Computer Programming Like Algebra

02:36 [Raw Story] Study finds marijuana buffers against negative psychological effects of social exclusion

02:36 [Raw Story] Obama accepts resignation of IRS acting chief over ‘inexcusable’ tea party scandal

02:37 [] Israel's Karish offshore well may contain up to 100 billion cubic meters of gas

02:37 [CNN: Entertainment] Cannes: Stars on the red carpet

02:38 [OpEdNews] Highest Ranking Catholic Patriarch condemns lies and hypocrisy of the U.S. in Syria

02:38 [OpEdNews] In the preparation of life

02:39 [straight] Vancouver council approves agreement for below-market housing at city-owned sites

02:40 [Guardian] Gove plans to change GCSE grading

02:40 [CNET News] How to revert a language change in OS X

02:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] How Castro controlled victims

02:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Coalition caught in sick child row

02:40 [CNN] Alaska volcano spews ash 20,000 feet

02:41 [Reuters] Sex assault scandals put unprecedented pressure on Pentagon

02:42 [Guardian] Legal aid cuts prompt top lawyers to leave the bar for careers on the bench

02:45 [Russia Today] Moscow again bans ‘gay pride’ parade

02:46 [Mostly Water] Police Beat Man to Death With Batons, Confiscate Witness Video

02:46 [Truthdig] The Three Heroines of Guatemala: The Judge, The Attorney General and the Nobel Peace Laureate

02:46 [CNN] Suspect in child exploitation video nabbed

02:48 [OpEdNews] Tea Party Welfare Queens Cry IRS Foul

02:48 [Mostly Water] Mother's Day in Mexico: A Day of Grief and Indignation

02:49 [CNN: Money] Japan GDP trumps expectations under Abenomics

02:50 [Slashdot] Survey On the Future of Open Source, and Lessons From the Past

02:50 [Telegraph] P Diddy tweets claiming he will appear on Downton Abbey 'false'

02:50 [Telegraph] Angry Birds to be made into 3D film

02:51 [Raw Story] Survey finds scientific consensus on cause of climate change: humans

02:51 [Raw Story] Only abortion clinic in North Dakota seeks to combat law to close it down

02:51 [BBC: Entertainment] OJ Simpson testifies in retrial bid

02:52 [] Israelis ring in Shavuot holiday with May showers

02:57 [Sydney Morning Herald] Chef killed over noodles dispute

03:00 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Fed Policy Risks, Hedge Funds And Brad DeLong’s Whale Of A Tale

03:00 [Anarchist news] AGF: Fire To The Condos!

03:00 [Anarchist news] Editorial statement for the joint issue of Conspiración Ácrata and Abrazando el Caos

03:00 [Anarchist news] Earth First Journal Dumps DGR.

03:00 [Anarchist news] Solidarity with the SF Commune!

03:01 [Truthdig] Cock-A-Doodle-Boo

03:01 [Truthdig] IRS Scandal

03:01 [Truthdig] Profiling

03:01 [Truthdig] Flying Mother Nature’s Silver Seed

03:02 [Reuters: politics] AP records seizure just latest step in sweeping U.S. leak probe

03:03 [OpEdNews] The Major Sea Change In Media Discussions Of Obama And Civil Liberties

03:03 [Fox News: politics] Scandals prompt comparisons between Nixon, Obama administrations

03:05 [Deutsche Welle] UN assembly condems 'escalation' in Syria war

03:06 [Big Think] Soon, You'll Know As Much About What You Buy As the Company That Made It

03:07 [CNN] Google Maps to get big, personal redesign

03:10 [Reuters: politics] White House releases Benghazi emails, seeks to defuse fuss

03:11 [Global Voices] Chinese Government Bans Seven ‘Speak-Not’ School Subjects

03:15 [Reuters] White House releases Benghazi emails, seeks to defuse fuss

03:15 [Reuters] AP records seizure just latest step in sweeping U.S. leak probe

03:15 [Mother Jones] IRS Head Forced Out After Tea Party Scandal

03:18 [msnbc: politics] Sanford completes trek from Congress to 'Appalachian Trail' and back again

03:18 [msnbc: politics] Obama calls IRS flap 'inexcusable,' announces resignation of acting IRS chief

03:21 [Raw Story] Jodi Arias faces the possibility of the death penalty

03:22 [straight] Khatsahlano! Arts + Music Festival gets set to make a scene

03:23 [] Haaretz poll: Lapid pays price for austerity measures as his popularity plunges

03:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.N. General Assembly Condemns Syria as Sceptics Multiply

03:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Resource Management Central to Equitable Development

03:27 [Sydney Morning Herald] Guilty: shopped by grandmother

03:30 [Russia Today] Historic Kepler Telescope crippled by malfunction

03:31 [zero hedge] Will Fed "Taper" Talk Crush Chinese Property Prices?

03:35 [CNET News] Google announces e-mail money transfers for Google Wallet

03:38 [CNN] Wisconsin wildfire destroys 47 structures, 9,000 acres

03:40 [BBC: Science & Environment] Most distinct species mapped

03:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Lottery fever as jackpt balloons to $364m

03:43 [Sydney Morning Herald] Telstra breach: customer data found online

03:45 [CNN] Friendly fire led to officer's shooting during Boston manhunt

03:46 [msnbc: politics] Acting IRS commissioner has resigned, Obama announces

03:46 [msnbc: politics] White House releases additional Benghazi documents

03:46 [msnbc: politics] Sideshow: Michele Bachmann shows off her Google Glass

03:46 [msnbc: politics] Obama speaks out, takes charge

03:48 [] TV psychologist Joyce Brothers dies at 85

03:48 [] Polish walkway named for woman who saved Jews

03:48 [OpEdNews] WHO In Boston: Bombing Story Mysteries

03:48 [AL JAZEERA] NASA's planet-hunting telescope 'broken'

03:48 [Voice of America] US Navy Makes Aviation History With Carrier Drone Launch

03:50 [Deutsche Welle] Obama 'angry' as tax chief resigns in audit scandal

03:51 [Truthdig] Jerry Brown: California’s Mystery Man

03:52 [Voice of America] IAEA: No Breakthrough in Iran Nuclear Talks

03:56 [AL JAZEERA] White House releases Benghazi emails

03:58 [] Israel's Finance Ministry proposes new tax for developers who delay construction

03:58 [Reuters: politics] White House releases Benghazi emails, seeks to defuse controversy

04:00 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Lions And Tigers And Terrorists, Oh My!

04:00 [Voice of America] White House Releases Benghazi E-mails

04:02 [BBC: Education] Young carers 'harm their prospects'

04:10 [Slashdot] A Computer-based Smart Rifle With Incredible Accuracy, Now On Sale

04:16 [Truthdig] GOP Leaders Call IRS Scandal ‘Criminal,’ O’Reilly Defends Obama, and More

04:17 [CNN] At least 10 people injured in severe Texas storm

04:17 [Financial Times] Japanese Q1 growth hits 3.5%

04:18 [OpEdNews] Hawking And A Brief History Of Boycotts

04:20 [Reuters] U.N. condemns Assad forces, but unease grows about rebels

04:20 [Reuters] White House releases Benghazi emails, seeks to defuse controversy

04:24 [CNN] The future of travel: From flying cars to shared vehicles

04:25 [Deutsche Welle] Erdogan under pressure ahead of meeting Obama

04:25 [Reuters] Analysis: As scandals mount, White House springs into damage control

04:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Retailers snub Bangladesh safety deal

04:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Burnt alive in a 'jealous rage'

04:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Kidman rocks red carpet

04:30 [AL JAZEERA] US scientists clone human stem cells

04:31 [zero hedge] David Stockman: "The American Empire And The End Of Sound Money"

04:36 [BBC: Science & Environment] Nasa's Kepler telescope breaks down

04:38 [CNN] Report: 4 arrested in connection with southern Turkey explosions

04:38 [CNN] Women more turned off by ethical compromises at work

04:38 [CNN] Art in China: On script and cutting edge?

04:40 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: As scandals mount, White House springs into damage control

04:40 [Russia Today] Gap, Walmart holdout in Bangladesh safety agreement following factory disaster

04:41 [The Hindu - News] Bardhan calls for a new socialist alternative

04:43 [Topix Activism News] 9 activists arrested in Equatorial Guinea

04:45 [Mother Jones] Why Won't the SEC Rein In the Firms That Tanked America's Economy?

04:46 [Fox News] NEW LEAD?Cops Reportedly Searching Farm for Missing Utah Mom

04:47 [Global Voices] PHOTOS: Guerrilla Art Project Captures Japan's Northeast in Portraits

04:52 [CNN] Official: Multiple fatalities in severe Texas storm

04:52 [Voice of America] UN 'Deeply Concerned' About Jonglei Unrest

04:56 [Reuters: politics] Tax chief forced out in IRS scandal

05:00 [zero hedge] Guest Post: European Commission Investigates Oil Majors For Oil Price Manipulation

05:00 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Abbott doesn't get it': MP's sick child row

05:00 [Deutsche Welle] Nigeria launches troop offensive against Boko Haram Islamists

05:02 [AntiWar] Iraq Horror: 42 Killed, 141 Wounded

05:07 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

05:11 [CNET News] Twitter users in Bahrain jailed for allegedly insulting tweets

05:13 [msnbc: politics] Determining scandals from facts

05:13 [msnbc: politics] White House presents new developments in IRS, Benghazi stories

05:13 [msnbc: politics] Climate activist served two years in federal prison for civil disobedience

05:13 [msnbc: politics] Building a more forceful climate movement

05:14 [Slashdot] AMD Announces Radeon HD 8970M High-End Mobile GPU

05:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney sets late-season warmth record

05:20 [msnbc: politics] The real scandal at the IRS

05:20 [msnbc: politics] Republicans ignore Bill O'Reilly's advice

05:31 [Raw Story] Tesla vice president blasts North Carolina Republican’s attack on the free market

05:31 [zero hedge] One Last Gasp

05:36 [msnbc: politics] Photo comes back to bite naked mayor in re-election bid

05:37 [Voice of America] Cambodia Shoe Factory Collapses; At Least 2 Dead

05:52 [The Hindu - News] Designs for grade separators in central Chennai finalised

05:55 [Telegraph] 'Many dead' as tornadoes hit Texas

05:56 [The Hindu - News] Transgenders arrested at Chennai Central for harassing passengers

05:56 [The Hindu - News] DU sets up 14-member panel to modify FYUP

05:57 [CNN] Officials: Multiple fatalities, 100 injuries in severe Texas storm

05:58 [The Hindu - News] CCTVs come to aid of police in north Chennai

06:00 [The Hindu - News] Residents of north Chennai demand repairs to seawall

06:02 [AntiWar] Who’s Profitting From America’s Empire of Bases?

06:02 [AntiWar] In Tehran, All Eyes on North Korea

06:02 [AntiWar] Storm Clouds Gathering

06:02 [AntiWar] Boston Becomes Toxic

06:02 [AntiWar] The Surveillance State: Is This the Price of Living in a ‘Free, Safe’ Society?

06:05 [The Hindu - News] Mystery of the stray bullet: IAF denies it was theirs

06:06 [Russia Today] Gitmo prison must be closed down ASAP – Russian human rights envoy

06:06 [Russia Today] ‘Worse than death row’: Gitmo hunger strike reaches Day 100 amidst mounting intl pressure

06:06 [Big Think] If You're Happy and You Know It, Check this Box. If You Hate Yourself and Want to Die, Please Elaborate Below

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] Paramedic dragged to death by helicopter

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] Worshipping Sun Ho

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Abbott doesn't get it': sick child row

06:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] The end of search as we know it

06:09 [The Hindu - News] ECs for loans, properties will soon be online

06:09 [CNET News] Windows 8 or RT tablet? Retail may be a guide

06:11 [The Hindu - News] High Court notice over Police Commissioner’s appointment

06:11 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart calls out Rumsfeld and Cheney: Obama’s transgressions don’t wipe away yours

06:11 [CNN: Money] Japan's economy roars to life

06:12 [CNN] Police arrest suspect in New Orleans Mother's Day shooting

06:12 [CNN] ADVISORY CNN Wire Outlook

06:15 [Voice of America] South Sudan to Probe 'Dura Saga' Grain Swindle

06:15 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

06:16 [CNN: Money] Ford, Hyundai SUVs do poorly in crash test

06:16 [Reuters: politics] US House farm bill moves ahead with big cuts to food stamps

06:17 [The Hindu - News] Six arrested for murder of gangster

06:17 [Fox News] BREAKING NEWS: 'Multiple Fatalities' Reported in Texas Tornado

06:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] Pop star, church and $40m

06:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] Telstra breach: customer data online

06:21 [Russia Today] New Orleans police arrest Mother's Day shooting suspect

06:21 [The Hindu - News] Six arrested for murder of gangster Suresh

06:21 [CNET News] Google Play Books enables user uploads of e-books, documents

06:24 [Reuters: politics] House farm bill moves ahead with big cut in food stamps

06:26 [Reuters] Suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Kabul - police

06:26 [Reuters] Tax chief forced out in IRS scandal

06:31 [Russia Today] Suicide bomb in Kabul targets foreign convoy

06:31 [Russia Today] Hunger games: Critical health fears as Gitmo strike marks Day 100

06:31 [The Hindu - News] Take action against my traffickers, appeals rescued Bengal girl

06:36 [Russia Today] ‘We could end this strike in a week’ – Gitmo attorney

06:38 [Reuters] Suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Afghan capital - police

06:39 [OpEdNews] Holder Says Leak Required "Very Aggressive Action"... Bank Crimes, Not So Much

06:39 [The Hindu - News] Workplace tech to reach B.E. students

06:41 [Telegraph] Kim Jong-un had 'secret' daughter in 2010

06:41 [The Hindu - News] A splash of pink and white at Pallikaranai

06:42 [CNET News] Charges dropped against teen in science experiment 'bomb'

06:42 [CNN] Murder or suicide? Singapore inquest on U.S. engineer's death

06:43 [Fox News] Benghazi Docs Show State Dept.Tried to Dodge Political Criticism

06:47 [Voice of America] Cambodia Shoe Factory Accident; At Least 2 Dead

06:47 [The Hindu - News] Notice to CM, others in defacement of public property case

06:47 [The Hindu - News] Works on to plug leak in drinking water pipeline

06:48 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'He told me over and over he had money'

06:49 [Reuters] Suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Afghan capital: police

06:49 [CNN] Police arrest suspect in New Orleans Mother's Day shooting

06:50 [Slashdot] Inside One of the World's Largest Data Brokers

06:51 [The Hindu - News] Power Minister feels the heat of the sun

06:53 [The Hindu - News] Dance like a man

06:56 [The Hindu - News] Appeal to Iran to release Bahá’í prisoners

07:00 [zero hedge] Theory of Interest and Prices in Paper Currency Part II (Mechanics)

07:00 [Reuters] Insight: Dimon has big say over who serves on JPMorgan board

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Green complex in the pink city

07:02 [The Hindu - News] Cricket marriage made in heaven: Fleming

07:08 [The Hindu - News] Sreesanth, 2 others arrested for spot-fixing

07:10 [The Hindu - News] Bilgi MLA refutes charge

07:10 [The Hindu - News] Curriculum for wellness

07:17 [Voice of America] Kabul Blast Targets Foreign Military

07:18 [CNN] Suicide bomber attacks foreign nationals in Afghanistan

07:20 [Guardian] Cambodia shoe factory collapse kills workers

07:21 [Russia Today] Surveillance of AP on behalf of national security the 'last refuge of scoundrels'

07:26 [The Hindu - News] Focus on border, trade ahead of Li Keqiang India visit

07:27 [The Hindu - Opinion] From horses to memorial

07:28 [CNN] Officials: 6 dead, dozens injured in Texas storm

07:28 [CNN] Does Japan still struggle with its wartime past?

07:28 [CNN] Pilot training blamed for Bali crash

07:29 [Telegraph] High Speed Rail 2 business case ridiculed by National Audit Office

07:29 [Telegraph] Independent Scotland a 'basket case' if it refuses share of UK debt

07:29 [Telegraph] Row breaks out over National Audit Office verdict on High Speed Rail 2

07:30 [The Hindu - News] More power to solar energy

07:31 [CNN] Cyclone Mahasen lashes Bangladesh coast with heavy rain

07:31 [Russia Today] Six killed as tornado sweeps through north Texas – authorities

07:33 [AL JAZEERA] Suicide bomber targets troops in Afghanistan

07:34 [OpEdNews] Justice Department Attacks the Press

07:34 [The Hindu - News] Two arrested for illegal iron ore transport in Belikeri

07:35 [Reuters: politics] Analysis: Obama climate agenda faces Supreme Court reckoning

07:35 [CNN: Crime] Suspect in child exploitation video nabbed

07:35 [CNN: Crime] Friendly fire led to officer's shooting in Boston

07:35 [CNN: Crime] Police arrest suspect in New Orleans Mother's Day shooting

07:35 [CNET News] 'Star Wars' and 'Doctor Who' fans in altercation at sci-fi convention

07:35 [Deutsche Welle] NASA's planet-hunting Kepler telescope broken

07:37 [Voice of America] Arrest Made in New Orleans Parade Shooting

07:38 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Gatsby cast bring party to Cannes

07:38 [The Hindu - News] Car bomb targets foreign convoy in Afghan capital

07:40 [The Hindu - News] Court did not order inquiry, says Krishna Byre Gowda

07:43 [Telegraph] Guardian deputy editor to head up BBC's Newsnight

07:44 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore has just enough water for 20 days

07:45 [Voice of America] Obama Names Russel as Top East Asia Diplomat

07:46 [Mother Jones] Quote of the Day: Apostrophe Eradication in America

07:47 [NPR] At Least 6 Confirmed Dead In Texas Tornado

07:47 [NPR] Police: Suspect Arrested in La. Parade Shooting

07:51 [Reuters] Suicide bomber targets foreign troops in Afghan capital

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Teen trio indecently assaulted girl'

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] From fruit shop to Google boss

07:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] Spot-fixing arrests rock IPL

07:52 [NPR] House Panel OKs Farm Bill With Food Stamp Cuts

07:55 [The Hindu - News] City has water enough for just 20 days

07:56 [CNN: Crime] O.J. Simpson pleads for freedom

07:56 [CNN: Crime] Arrest in Mother's Day shooting

07:57 [AL JAZEERA] Two dead in Cambodia shoe factory collapse

07:57 [CNN] The long road ahead for Nawaz Sharif

07:57 [CNN] 2 die after walkway collapses at shoe factory in Cambodia

07:59 [The Hindu - News] Varthur Prakash’s move to ‘appease’ Siddaramaiah draws Congress ire

07:59 [OpEdNews] The Day the Obama Administration Went All Nixon On Us

08:00 [Financial Times] Myanmar refugees brace for cyclone

08:00 [] Washington’s Hegemonic Ambition and U.S. Policy Toward Iran and Syria

08:01 [Financial Times] IRS chief quits over Tea Party scandal

08:02 [NPR] Cambodian Shoe Factory Collapse Kills 2

08:03 [The Hindu - News] Land-pooling issues to be resolved

08:03 [The Hindu - News] Kannada film enthusiasts can look forward to a big treat

08:09 [The Hindu - News] Growers elated over hike in minimum import price for areca

08:13 [The Hindu - News] Election time: whopping increase in liquor sales in Hassan district

08:13 [The Hindu - News] Ballot conducted on library site

08:15 [The Independent] Dangerous dog laws do not go far enough, warn MPs

08:15 [The Independent] At least six dead as tornado rips through Texas

08:15 [The Independent] Tory rebellion on EU deals David Cameron a hammer blow as referendum bid turns to ballot

08:15 [The Hindu - News] Congress vote share crosses one crore mark

08:15 [The Hindu - News] Is re-routing of diverted trains a far cry?

08:15 [The Hindu - News] 6 suspects arrested in Gilani’s son kidnapping case in Pak

08:15 [The Hindu - News] ANF constable injured in exchange of fire with Maoists

08:15 [Telegraph] Suicide bomb hits convoy of foreign military vehicles in Kabul

08:15 [Telegraph] At least six dead in Cambodia shoe factory ceiling collapse

08:15 [Telegraph] Largest diamond ever sold at auction fetches $27 million

08:15 [Telegraph] 10,000 cancer patients given the wrong drugs

08:16 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:17 [CNN] Does Japan struggle with its wartime past?

08:17 [The Hindu - News] ‘I won’t contest elections in future’

08:17 [Voice of America] Cambodia Shoe Factory Accident; 2 Dead

08:19 [The Hindu - News] Many leaders in race from Gulbarga region

08:21 [Deutsche Welle] International community pledges billions of aid money for Mali

08:21 [AL JAZEERA] UN envoy says CAR in 'state of anarchy'

08:21 [The Hindu - News] A green locality turning into commercial hub

08:23 [CNN] Possible tornadoes hit Texas; 6 dead, dozens injured

08:23 [The Hindu - News] Who will make it to Cabinet from Davangere?

08:23 [The Hindu - News] Opposition to Lad brothers as Ministers

08:23 [BBC: Health] Barefoot running injury concern

08:24 [CNET News] Google I/O partygoers get robots, Billy Idol concert

08:25 [The Hindu - News] Changing beach morphology posing big threat to ecosystem

08:30 [The Independent] Suicide bomber hits foreign convoy in Kabul

08:30 [CNET News] Asia 'sources' chat up smaller Microsoft Surface tablet

08:31 [BBC: Science & Environment] Malaria parasite 'controls mosquito'

08:31 [BBC: Health] Malaria parasite 'controls mosquito'

08:33 [The Hindu - News] Three IPL players arrested over charges of spot-fixing

08:34 [] It's not just settlers who oppose Israel's plan to relocate Bedouin in West Bank

08:35 [BBC: Science & Environment] Big picture: Belated bluebell bloom

08:39 [BBC: Education] Young 'prefer to read on screen'

08:39 [Voice of America] Fatalities in Texas Tornadoes

08:40 [Pravda] Dash cam video of real Russia and its real people explodes Internet

08:44 [CNN] World's 10 weirdest medical museums

08:46 [Telegraph] Sting takes his shipyards musical to Broadway

08:46 [Telegraph] Britain probably won't win the Eurovision Song Contest, says Graham Norton

08:46 [Telegraph] Guilt free mackerel for breakfast

08:46 [Telegraph] The Archers, Desert Island Discs and Woman's Hour: the BBC shows pulling in the listeners

08:46 [Telegraph] Record numbers of over-65s working - as study claims retiring is bad for your health

08:46 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Japan’s GDP wows and gold hits 9-yr low

08:48 [Topix Activism News] Irish ire

08:52 [Sydney Morning Herald] Australia's lowest jobless rate

08:56 [Deutsche Welle] Kabul suicide car bomb targets foreign military convoy, kills six

08:56 [Deutsche Welle] Germany prepares its military for the 21st century

08:57 [Voice of America] At least 5 Killed in Kabul Blast

08:59 [Financial Times] Japan’s economy picks up speed

09:01 [BBC: Education] VIDEO: Young carers risk damaging education

09:02 [Telegraph] Children's progress hindered by e-books and Kindles, charity warns

09:07 [Guardian] Fresh questions for Amazon over pittance it pays in tax

09:07 [Reuters] Suicide bomber targets foreigners, at least six Afghans killed

09:08 [Sydney Morning Herald] Man jailed for murdering girlfriend

09:18 [NPR] U.S. Hands Over Nation-Building Projects To Afghans

09:18 [NPR] Water Trapped For 1.5 Billion Years Could Hold Ancient Life

09:18 [NPR] Cloning, Stem Cells Long Mired In Legislative Gridlock

09:19 [Slashdot] A Peek At Google's Software-Defined Network

09:22 [The Hindu - News] Naidu moots Islamic bank, sub-plan for Muslims

09:22 [The Hindu - News] Robo Club acquires robot

09:24 [The Hindu - News] Makeover for Samana

09:24 [Sydney Morning Herald] Is this man the next James Packer?

09:25 [AL JAZEERA] Mass evacuation as cyclone hits Bangladesh

09:26 [Deutsche Welle] Mass evacuations underway as Cyclone Mahesan hits Bangladesh coast

09:28 [The Hindu - News] Security on lines of Tirumala at Kanaka Durga temple soon

09:29 [CNN] Market bombing kills 3 in Baghdad's Sadr City neighborhood

09:32 [The Independent] We should have anonymity for people who have been arrested but not charged, says Theresa May

09:32 [The Independent] Amazon’s corporation tax bill less than it gets in grants despite £4bn UK sales, as Google also faces fresh grilling over low tax bills

09:33 [The Hindu - News] Banashankari residents don’t want waste segregation plant in their backyard

09:33 [The Hindu - News] They come out with flying colours

09:34 [CNN: Money] Scandal fells acting IRS chief

09:35 [The Hindu - News] Cut-offs in colleges soar for commerce courses

09:35 [The Hindu - News] No arrest for posts on social sites without permission: SC

09:35 [The Hindu - News] RGUHS to announce PGET results on May 19

09:35 [Guardian] IRS targeting: Obama fires commissioner over 'inexcusable' tax scandal

09:35 [Guardian] Texas tornado kills at least six

09:35 [Guardian] Chinese protest at planned chemical plant over pollution fears

09:35 [Guardian] HS2 rail project has £3.3bn funding shortfall, warns spending watchdog

09:35 [CNN] Suicide bomber hits coalition forces' convoy, killing 6 Afghans

09:37 [The Hindu - News] City traffic police enforces safe route to school

09:41 [The Hindu - News] Maudany turns to President for fair probe into Bangalore blast case

09:43 [The Hindu - News] Fight stigma attached to vitiligo

09:45 [The Hindu - News] Airport security stumbles on seat-blocking racket

09:45 [The Hindu - News] Gonds’ wisdom on solar eclipse remains in residues

09:47 [New Statesman] New browser plugin stops people bamboozling you with numbers

09:47 [New Statesman] Harman reveals that female TV presenters disappear after they turn 50

09:47 [The Hindu - News] Unidentified men kidnap Sarabjit’s lawyer in Pakistan

09:47 [The Hindu - News] Post-judgment on NEET, students still jittery

09:47 [The Independent] President Obama ousts IRS acting commissioner after uproar over alleged targeting of conservative groups

09:47 [The Independent] Amazon’s corporation tax bill less than it gets in grants despite £4bn UK sales

09:47 [The Independent] Older women are disappearing from TV due to combination of ageism and sexism, warns Harriet Harman

09:47 [The Independent] Two killed in Kabul suicide car bomb attack on Nato convoy

09:47 [The Independent] Conservative rebellion on EU deals Cameron a hammer blow as referendum bid turns to Private Member's Bills

09:47 [The Independent] Israel: Mortar shells from Syria hit Mount Hermon in Golan Heights

09:49 [The Hindu - News] Uncertainty over PG medical counselling procedure

09:49 [The Hindu - News] Sreesanth, 2 others arrested over charges of spot-fixing

09:49 [] Acting IRS director resigns over targeting of conservative and pro-Israel groups

09:49 [Voice of America] Cyclone Hits Bangladesh, Burma

09:51 [Deutsche Welle] Can Germany show Brazil how to cope with past?

09:51 [Pravda] Six Russian sailors killed in fire on crab boat in Japan

09:53 [The Hindu - News] Diploma students to write D-CET for lateral entry

09:55 [The Hindu - News] City police get custody of five terror suspects

09:55 [The Hindu - News] Junk DNA too is useful: scientists

09:56 [CNN] Kidnapped Red Cross workers freed in Yemen

09:57 [The Hindu - News] Folks wallow in festivities on last day of Jatara

09:57 [The Hindu - News] Bakery employee arrested on rape charge

09:59 [The Hindu - News] TD to stall entry of ‘tainted’ Ministers into Assembly

10:01 [The Hindu - News] Water row: A.P., Odisha irrigation officials inspect Neradi barrage site

10:01 [Voice of America] Taiwan Begins Military Drills Near Philippines to Protest Fisherman's Death

10:03 [The Independent] Car bomb kills five and wounds at least 19 in Shiite neighborhood of Baghdad

10:03 [The Independent] Cyclone Mahasen buffets Bangladesh coast killing five

10:03 [The Independent] Five charged in Kensington and Chelsea 'trafficking' investigation

10:03 [The Independent] Standard Life attacks RSA board of directors over its cut to final dividend

10:03 [The Independent] Footballer Loic Remy bailed in 'rape' inquiry

10:03 [The Independent] New laws for dangerous dogs do not go far enough, say MPs

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Man hacked at Egmore Court, condition critical

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Cyclonic storm ‘Mahasen’ hits B’desh coastlines

10:07 [CNN] HSBC's 14,000 new layoffs: Where will it end

10:07 [The Hindu - News] Security beefed up at Sanjay Dutt’s residence, Arthur Road Jail

10:08 [NPR] Car Bomb Hits NATO Convoy In Kabul; 6 Dead

10:09 [CNN] China eyes Arctic options in energy, transport

10:10 [BBC: Technology] VIDEO: Intel reveals tech innovations

10:11 [The Hindu - News] Sreesanth, 2 others held over spot-fixing charges

10:17 [New Statesman] Leader: the coalition's serial abuse of statistics

10:19 [The Independent] Google faces fresh tax grilling as vice president Matt Brittin appears before MPs

10:19 [The Independent] 21 injured in Nepal plane crash on mountain airstrip

10:20 [Telegraph] Older women are 'pushed off our screens', Harriet Harman says

10:22 [Fox News] BACKLASH GROWS: Nixon, Obama Compared to Each Other Amid Scandals

10:23 [Guardian] EU referendum: Cameron snubbed by 114 Tory MPs over Queens' speech

10:28 [Reuters] Islamist rebels execute 11 Syrian soldiers for "massacres"-video

10:28 [Anarchist news] Uruguay: Solidarity with La Solidaria!

10:28 [Anarchist news] Greece: Trial statement of Polykarpos Georgiadis

10:28 [Anarchist news] A difficult subject

10:29 [Pravda] Tiger Woods gives way to Floyd Mayweather

10:33 [Pravda] Hotel entertainer stabs Russian boy 20 times in Crete

10:34 [Telegraph] Dambusters mission was economic disaster for Nazi Germany, pilot says

10:34 [Telegraph] Retirement 'can drastically damage health'

10:34 [Telegraph] Lancaster bomber flypast to mark Dambusters anniversary

10:34 [Telegraph] Sir Barnes Wallis: the bouncing bomb inventor haunted by war

10:35 [Guardian] Private members' ballot: Politics live blog

10:36 [Deutsche Welle] Alone among enemies in Afghanistan

10:36 [Deutsche Welle] 'Abenomics' fuel Japanese economic growth

10:38 [Financial Times] Cyclone Mahasen batters Bangladesh

10:40 [Financial Times] Japan Q1 growth hits 3.5% on Abe impact

10:50 [Telegraph] Weirdest consular requests revealed

10:50 [Telegraph] BBC to apologise over Help for Heroes claims

10:50 [The Independent] Eurosceptic Tory MP wins EU membership ballot

10:52 [New Statesman] Clegg hits back at Gove over claims of Lib Dem leadership plot

10:55 [] Israel's poorest get 28% of income from child stipends

10:55 [] Israel wants no part in Syria's war, so why is it threatening to topple Assad?

10:55 [Fox News: politics] Benghazi emails show State Department had heavy hand in watering down account of attack

10:56 [Reuters] Pakistan's Sharif free to rule without unwieldy coalition

10:57 [AL JAZEERA] Texas tornadoes leave six dead in US state

11:00 [Voice of America] Obama, Turkish PM to Discuss Syria in White House Talks

11:00 [The Hindu - News] Long queue for ration card revision has people seething

11:02 [Reuters] Israel to authorize four West Bank settler outposts

11:04 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Economy data could set tone

11:05 [Guardian] Taliban suicide bomber strikes Nato convoy in Afghanistan

11:06 [BBC: Education] 'Quarter of a million' young carers

11:06 [Telegraph] James Wharton, EU critic, gets chance to introduce referendum bill

11:06 [Telegraph] Dambusters pilots were among the bravest

11:06 [Telegraph] Michael Gove defends 'Mr Men speech' before education committee

11:06 [Telegraph] Hour by hour: how the Dambusters raid unfolded

11:06 [The Independent] BP warns over millions of dollars of 'fictitious' compensation claims for the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill

11:07 [New Statesman] Morning Wrap: need to know business stories

11:08 [The Hindu - News] LPG tanker overturns at Koduvally, schoolboy killed

11:08 [The Hindu - News] Group attacks newspaper vendor in Katipalla

11:11 [The Hindu - News] Lokayukta police await nod to prosecute officials caught red-handed

11:13 [The Hindu - News] Cut in power tariff hike sought

11:13 [The Hindu - News] Will real Sadananda stand up?

11:13 [The Hindu - News] Sarabjit’s lawyer freed after being briefly abducted in Pak

11:16 [Deutsche Welle] Los Angeles goes after Deutsche Bank

11:16 [Fox News: politics] Joint Chiefs chairman cites 'crisis' over alleged military sexual assaults

11:17 [The Hindu - News] Activist begins hunger strike seeking better ESI facilities

11:19 [Guardian] UK Uncut loses legal challenge over Goldman Sachs tax deal with HMRC

11:21 [Pravda] Japanese scientists create device to transmit scents via smartphones

11:22 [The Independent] Campaigners lose challenge to 'sweetheart' tax deal between HMRC & Goldman Sachs

11:22 [The Independent] The Bling Ring review: Emma Watson leaves Hermoine behind in Sofia Coppola's new film

11:23 [The Hindu - News] Endosulfan residue persists in Kasaragod soil

11:25 [] Al-Qaida-linked rebels execute 11 soldiers loyal to Assad for 'massacres' against Syrians

11:27 [The Hindu - News] Summer theatre fete begins

11:27 [The Hindu - News] Three held for murder

11:27 [Guardian] EU referendum bill will be debated, MP announces: Politics live blog

11:29 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] At Political Rally, Serbian Church Crosses Sensitive Line

11:29 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Fears of Rebel Infiltration of DR Congo Army

11:30 [BBC: Entertainment] In pictures: Syngenta Photography Award

11:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Breakthrough research poses ethical concerns

11:30 [Sydney Morning Herald] Private health rates continue to rise

11:31 [The Hindu - News] Tharoor feels sad over arrest of Sreesanth

11:31 [CNN] In the Philippines, an election decided by the flip of a coin

11:32 [Russia Today] Saving Cyprus: IMF approves $1.3bn rescue package

11:33 [BBC: Entertainment] Pinewood Studio plans rejected

11:33 [BBC: Entertainment] Google launches music subscriptions

11:33 [The Hindu - News] Dutt leaves home to surrender before court in 1993 blasts case

11:33 [The Hindu - News] Kumarakom to get RT global destination tag

11:37 [The Hindu - News] PIL seeks strict enforcement of directive on pre-natal tests

11:38 [The Independent] Texas tornadoes: Six dead and homes destroyed as twisters hit near Dallas-Fort Worth

11:38 [The Independent] Afghanistan: Two killed in Kabul suicide car bomb attack on Nato convoy

11:38 [The Independent] Five dead after Cyclone Mahasen hits southern Bangladesh

11:38 [The Independent] UK Uncut campaigners lose challenge to 'sweetheart' tax deal between HMRC & Goldman Sachs

11:38 [The Independent] Pass the duchy: How Amazon keeps its UK tax bill low

11:38 [Telegraph] Coin toss decides Philippine election contest

11:38 [Telegraph] World's 'most racially intolerant' countries mapped

11:39 [The Hindu - News] They enjoy the gift of education at this haven

11:41 [Pravda] Putin to use Mi-8 helicopters instead of cars

11:41 [AL JAZEERA] Thousands protest oil refinery plans in China

11:41 [The Hindu - News] One or two bad eggs cannot sully the game: Srinivasan

11:41 [The Hindu - News] TWAD Board Workers Union opposes permanent posts for contract workers

11:41 [The Hindu - News] Sreesanth, 2 others held over spot-fixing charges

11:42 [Russia Today] Ignorance is bliss? US attorney claims no knowledge of AP phone taps

11:43 [The Hindu - News] Two directors of Fine Futures get bail

11:43 [The Hindu - News] ‘Strengthening civil society key to democratisation of power’

11:47 [Slashdot] Canada Courts, Patent Office Warns Against Trying To Patent Mathematics

11:47 [The Hindu - News] Creative strokes at NISH

11:47 [New Statesman] 10 per cent of the world uses 90 per cent of the morphine: this needs to change

11:49 [The Hindu - News] Focus on healthcare for children

11:53 [The Independent] Eurosceptic Tory MP James Wharton wins ballot on Private Members' Bills to push forward EU referendum

11:53 [The Independent] Organisers use the Force as Star Wars and Doctor Who fans clash at Norwich convention

11:53 [The Hindu - News] Loan sharks held in dawn raid

11:54 [Voice of America] Car Bombs Kills 12 in Iraq

11:55 [] Israeli ministries propose toll on Palestinian goods to plug budget deficit

11:55 [The Hindu - News] 3 killed in fireworks unit blast near Sivakasi

11:56 [Voice of America] Car Bombs Kills 12 in Iraq

11:57 [The Hindu - News] Madurai’s Statue of Liberty

12:00 [The Hindu - News] DMK cadre clash

12:00 [The Hindu - News] 1,500 acres identified for ‘zero landless’ scheme

12:00 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Should 'missing' Banksy work be sold?

12:02 [The Hindu - News] Congress uneasy over delay in chairperson’s choice

12:02 [The Hindu - News] Courts can’t lose sight of social impact of crime against women: SC

12:02 [zero hedge] Has the Web and Social Media Finally Provided The Level Playing Field That Can Obsolesce The Mainstream Media?

12:04 [The Hindu - News] Consumers allege overpricing of milk

12:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sreesanth charged: spot-fixing rocks IPL

12:05 [Pravda] Journalist visits Russian sect of exorcists

12:08 [New Statesman] Maria Miller has opposed civil partnerships for heterosexuals - why?

12:08 [Telegraph] 'Imams promote grooming rings', Muslim leader claims

12:08 [Telegraph] Allergy sufferer made 'violently sick' at Jamie Oliver restaurant

12:09 [Guardian] Austerity policy may increase child poverty, doctors say

12:10 [The Hindu - News] Dawood link suspected in IPL spot-fixing

12:10 [The Hindu - News] Corporation decides to regulate auto stands

12:10 [Voice of America] Philippines Mayoral Candidates Break Tie with Coin Toss

12:10 [Reuters] Islamist rebels execute 11 Syrian soldiers for "massacres": video

12:12 [The Hindu - News] A man of peace

12:12 [The Hindu - News] Toddy parlours mooted at tourist destinations

12:12 [] Kyrgyzstan Parliament Bans Russian Nationalist

12:15 [CNN] Amazon grants almost match tax bill

12:16 [Deutsche Welle] De Maiziere defends Bundeswehr reforms and Euro Hawk halt

12:16 [The Hindu - News] Burglars strike gold on Tiruchi’s outskirts

12:16 [Reuters] Three market blasts rock Baghdad Shi'ite districts, kill 14: police

12:17 [Mother Jones] Saws Cut Off 4,000 Fingers A Year. This Gadget Could Fix That.

12:17 [Mother Jones] This Copyright Bill Could Help Small Business Owners, Girl Talk, Service Members, and the Blind

12:17 [Mother Jones] Which States Use the Most Green Energy?

12:17 [Mother Jones] VIDEO: 97% of Climate Scientists Can't Be Wrong

12:17 [Good] Infographic: Four Requirements for a Bikeable City

12:17 [Good] Why We're Designing a Digital Support Network for Single Moms

12:17 [Good] This Week In Beat Making: The Four Steps to Hip-Hop Success

12:17 [Good] Surprise, Surprise: 'Tiger Mom' Tactics Don't Boost GPAs or Happiness

12:17 [Good] Senegalese Buses are Awesome: Check Out This Pimped Out 'Car Rapide'

12:18 [New Statesman] In this week’s New Statesman: The dream ticket?

12:18 [The Hindu - News] Students scramble for caste certificates ahead of TNEA 2013

12:19 [Fox News] TENSE QUESTIONING: Holder Calls Issa 'Shameful' During Scandal Hearing

12:19 [Fox News] BENGHAZI EMAILS: State Dept. Tried to Dodge Criticism, Docs Show

12:19 [Fox News] 'MORE HEADS NEED TO ROLL': GOP Vows Further IRS Scandal Probe

12:19 [Fox News] 'TORN APART': 6 Killed, Homes Destroyed As Tornadoes Strike Texas

12:20 [CNN] 'Slave trade ghost town': The dark history of Bunce Island

12:20 [CNN] UK High Court rules Goldman Sachs tax deal lawful

12:20 [Fox News] Suspect arrested in New Orleans parade shooting

12:20 [Fox News] Oregon farm searched for missing mom Susan Powell

12:20 [Fox News] Law bans WWII hero's Nazi gun from museum display

12:20 [Fox News] No Powerball winner yet for $475 million jackpot

12:20 [Fox News] 6 dead after car bomb hits NATO convoy in Afghanistan

12:20 [The Hindu - News] Manmangalam taluk carved out of Karur

12:24 [Telegraph] Cyclone Mahasen hits coast of Bangladesh

12:24 [Telegraph] Parliament will debate Europe referendum bill

12:25 [Amnesty International] Ukraine: Discrimination and violent attacks in pervasive climate of homophobia

12:25 [The Independent] Troubled BBC Newsnight making another apology - over accusations against Help for Heroes charity

12:25 [The Independent] Brad Pitt reveals he was 'emotional' about Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy

12:25 [BBC: Technology] EA drops online pass for used games

12:26 [Slate Magazine] Against Hoppy Beer

12:26 [Slate Magazine] Big Difference

12:26 [Deutsche Welle] Iraq, Afghanistan can serve as lessons for Syria

12:29 [Reuters] Iran says ready for nuclear talks with world powers

12:29 [Reuters] Cyclone Mahasen buffets Bangladesh coast, five dead

12:30 [] Israel to legalize four West Bank settlement outposts slated for demolition

12:31 [CNN: Money] You can spend bitcoins at your local mall

12:31 [CNN: Money] Weight Watchers' famous faces

12:40 [The Independent] Whistleblowers say Google misleading tax authorities over UK business

12:40 [The Independent] Video: Drunken safari guide sacked after charging an elephant

12:40 [Telegraph] 1,000-year-old church discovered under Lincoln castle

12:40 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Warhol goes east and other arts stories

12:40 [Reuters] Islamist gunmen kidnap seven Egypt security personnel in Sinai

12:40 [CNN: Money] Track futures, pre-market movers

12:40 [CNN: Money] Now you can shop with bitcoins at your local mall

12:43 [NPR] Sen. Gillibrand Focuses On Family Issues To Raise Her Brand

12:44 [The Hindu - News] Cyclone Mahasen likely to hit Tripura tonight

12:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Art auction record shattered

12:48 [CNN: Money] IRS scandal may unleash conservative donors

12:51 [The Hindu - News] Sanjay Dutt surrenders before TADA court

12:54 [CNN] Opinion: Why a Syrian rebel eats a soldier's heart

12:56 [Voice of America] Chinese Residents in Kunming Protest Chemical Refinery

12:56 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 16 May 2013

12:59 [Reuters] Leading Bulgaria party wants election result cancelled

13:00 [Topix Activism News] Amnesty International cites Canadian foot-dragging on UN torture concerns

13:01 [Slate Magazine] Love Behind Bars

13:02 [Voice of America] Iran Expresses Readiness for Further Nuclear Talks

13:05 [Reuters] Leading Bulgarian party wants election result cancelled

13:05 [The Hindu - News] King Can

13:07 [straight] Summer of lovin' the movies

13:07 [straight] Star Trek boldly goes Into Darkness

13:07 [straight] B.C. NDP grapples with stunning provincial election loss

13:07 [straight] Daughter dwells on love and death

13:07 [straight] Cloudscape's comic jams

13:07 [straight] Allie Sheldan casts a dark spell in Legs

13:08 [The Hindu - Opinion] Indian cricket’s credibility crisis

13:09 [The Hindu - News] Cyclone Mahasen fizzles as it hits Bangladesh

13:10 [Guardian] England v New Zealand – live! | Andy Bull and Rob Bagchi

13:10 [CNN] The shape of things to come: designs that will define the future

13:10 [CNN] My mom needs you: Nalini's story

13:10 [Voice of America] NATO Troops, Civilians Killed in Kabul Attack

13:11 [CNN: Money] Will insurance cover genetic testing, surgery?

13:11 [Reuters] Judge to decide fate of U.S. soldier who killed servicemen in Iraq

13:11 [CNET News] Page preaches possibilities of tech, cries 'mercy' on tech squabbles

13:11 [CNET News] With Ground Truth, Google marries virtual world with the real

13:11 [CBC: politics] Key moments in the Senate expenses controversy

13:11 [The Hindu - News] Interest in media

13:11 [The Independent] Nick Grimshaw Breakfast Show audience down 1m since taking over from Chris Moyles

13:11 [The Independent] Tied mayoral election in the Philippines settled by the toss of a coin

13:11 [CNN: Politics] Issa: Obama set right tone

13:11 [CNN: Politics] Obama on IRS: 'Inexcusable'

13:12 [Spiegel] Bangladesh Seamstress: 'I Had No Choice but to Go to Work'

13:13 [The Hindu - News] Hand-crafted elegance

13:13 [The Hindu - News] Set out this summer

13:14 [CNN: Money] Larry Page's kumbaya moment sounded hollow

13:16 [CNN] Young adults and a hookup culture

13:17 [The Hindu - News] Music festival north of city

13:19 [NPR] Texas Tornado Leaves 6 Dead, Dozens Hurt, Hundreds Homeless

13:19 [AL JAZEERA] Kidnapped Red Cross workers released in Yemen

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Everlasting appeal

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Blame it on convenience

13:21 [BBC: Health] Retirement 'is harmful to health'

13:21 [CNN: Health] 'My mom needs you,' daughter pleads

13:21 [CNN: Health] My mom needs you

13:21 [CNN: Health] The college 'hookup culture'

13:21 [CNN: Health] Young adults and a 'hookup culture'

13:25 [CNN] Five reasons we love Angelina Jolie

13:25 [CNN] Going to school, instead of work

13:25 [The Hindu - News] How to make… Mango pulissery

13:26 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Waiting for deluge of economic reports

13:26 [msnbc: politics] Obama quick to crack down on IRS for partisan targeting

13:26 [msnbc: politics] White House calls for journalist shield law

13:26 [msnbc: politics] White House e-mails debunk ABC misreporting, undercut scandal-hungry GOP

13:26 [msnbc: politics] Military sex abuse scandals spark reform talk in Senate

13:26 [msnbc: politics] Government efficiency New Jersey style

13:26 [msnbc: politics] Wrestlers model diplomacy for Olympic appeal

13:26 [Raw Story] Two dead in collapse of Cambodian shoe factory

13:26 [The Independent] Sally Bercow tweet pointed blame at Lord McAlpine, judge told

13:26 [The Independent] Breaking: Man fatally shoots himself in front of children at Paris nursery school

13:26 [Truthdig] Benghazi BOO

13:26 [Truthdig] IRS Outrage

13:26 [Truthdig] Benghazi and Chaffetz

13:28 [Guardian] BBC appoints Ian Katz and Jamie Angus as Newsnight and Today editors

13:30 [The Hindu - News] A cop’s tale

13:30 [The Hindu - News] Rewards and omissions

13:30 [Voice of America] Roof Collapse at Cambodian Shoe Plant Kills Three - Minister

13:31 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Trouble on the Other Side of the Euphrates

13:31 [Raw Story] Hope guides visitors through revamped Red Cross Museum

13:31 [Raw Story] Six dead in Texas storms

13:31 [Truthdig] Associated Press

13:32 [The Hindu - News] Advanced Diploma in Music

13:32 [CNN] Giant mechanical animals stalk French theme park

13:32 [zero hedge] Surging Q1 Japan GDP Leads To Red Nikkei225 And Other Amusing Overnight Tidbits

13:32 [zero hedge] Wal-Mart Misses Revenue, Guides Below Expectations: Weather Among Factors Blamed

13:34 [NPR] At Least 13 Dead, Including Americans, After Attack In Kabul

13:38 [The Hindu - News] Talking about a revolution...

13:38 [New Statesman] How social mobility got stuck

13:39 [CNN] Pickering, Mullen challenge Issa to let them testify in public

13:39 [CNN] Amanpour to girls of the world: It's time to power the globe

13:42 [The Hindu - News] In tune with the times

13:42 [Telegraph] Lions tourists get more for their money

13:42 [Telegraph] Australian children orphaned in drowning tragedy

13:42 [Telegraph] Scientific 'consensus' that humans to blame for climate change

13:42 [Telegraph] Best friends are made in the office

13:42 [Telegraph] Ministers consider radical overhaul of GCSE grading

13:42 [Russia Today] Cell out? Successful embryo stem cell cloning draws moral fire

13:42 [The Hindu - Opinion] Why hasn't the universe been annihilated yet?

13:43 [Spiegel] World from Berlin: 'Austerity Is Making European Economy Sicker'

13:43 [CNN: Crime] Judge: Case against man accused of killing Etan Patz can proceed

13:43 [CNN: Crime] 19-year-old man arrested in Mother's Day shooting

13:43 [CNN: Crime] Jury finds Jodi Arias cruel enough to face possible death penalty

13:43 [CNN: Crime] New details surface in Boston manhunt

13:43 [AL JAZEERA] Security forces kidnapped in Egypt's Sinai

13:44 [The Atlantic: Technology] Martha Stewart and the Cannibal Polar Bears: A True Story

13:46 [Slate Magazine] The Ultimate Spaceship Face-off

13:46 [Raw Story] New Zealand Supreme Court to hear Kim Dotcom appeal

13:46 [Truthdig] Missile Launches

13:46 [Truthdig] Kermit Gosnell

13:48 [Fox News: politics] Senate panel considers labor board nominees

13:50 [Fox News] Coolest New Cruise Features

13:50 [Fox News] Dre Goes Back to School

13:50 [Fox News] Then/ Now: Who's Still Kickin?

13:50 [The Hindu - News] For an eventful holiday

13:52 [The Hindu - News] Where the roots are preserved

13:52 [The Hindu - News] My five: Maniratnam

13:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'No nasty surprises, no lame excuses'

13:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] Dollar in dramatic plunge

13:54 [The Atlantic: Politics] If the Plan to Beat Hillary Is 'Benghazi' the GOP Is in Trouble

13:56 [The Hindu - News] To incredible India

13:56 [The Hindu - News] Artistic explorations

13:56 [The Hindu - News] Energetic rendering

13:58 [The Independent] 'Horrendous act of cruelty': three-week-old lamb's ears are cut off

13:58 [The Hindu - News] Elegant, on the whole

13:58 [Voice of America] Mine Collapses in Eastern Indonesia

13:59 [Telegraph] Business news and markets: live

13:59 [CNN: Money] JPMorgan raps Bloomberg

13:59 [NPR] Book News: Amazon's Tiny Tax Payment Draws Fresh Scrutiny

13:59 [msnbc: politics] Obama takes action on three scandals plaguing his administration

14:00 [BBC: Science & Environment] Nasa buys into 'quantum' computer

14:00 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: May 16

14:00 [The Hindu - News] Reign of melody, rhythm

14:01 [Deutsche Welle] A market with a future - Taiwan

14:02 [Reuters] Cyclone Mahasen buffets Bangladesh coast, six dead

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Young team regales

14:04 [NPR] Suspect Apprehended In New Orleans Second-Line Shooting

14:04 [The Hindu - News] The church that St. Thomas built

14:06 [The Hindu - News] His violin sang

14:06 [The Hindu - News] Soaked in devotion

14:07 [CNET News] New Groupon CEO won't be named until next year

14:08 [The Hindu - News] Sweet as Kandee

14:10 [Financial Times] Saudi princes lose fight to keep case secret

14:12 [Guardian] Australian politician attacked by kangaroo

14:12 [Guardian] Mali offered more than €3bn in aid – with strings attached

14:12 [Guardian] EU referendum bill to be put forward by Tory MP

14:12 [Guardian] Cyclone Mahasen strikes Bangladeshi coast

14:12 [Guardian] Saudi princes fail to win sovereign immunity in UK court case

14:12 [CNN] 5 intriguing Southern summer escapes

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Listening between the notes

14:13 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg: Michael Gove is wrong about Lib Dem plot and wants to be Tory leader

14:13 [Reuters] Analysis: UK trade may struggle to stand still after EU exit

14:14 [The Independent] RBS to axe 1,400 jobs in latest round of redundancies

14:14 [CNN] Chinese police crack down on anti-refinery protests

14:16 [CNET News] Get a retractable universal laptop charger for $20

14:16 [Raw Story] Anger over East German medical ‘human guinea pigs’

14:16 [Pravda] Temperatures in Earth's core rise sharply

14:17 [BBC: Entertainment] 1D announce world tour

14:18 [Fox News] SEARCH FOR MISSING: 6 Killed, Homes Destroyed As Tornadoes Strike Texas

14:19 [The Hindu - News] RAAC to riches

14:19 [The Hindu - News] Museum of a master

14:20 [Reuters] Bomber in Afghanistan kills 15, including six Americans

14:21 [Raw Story] Colbert warns: The U.N. wants to make you eat bugs

14:22 [CNN: Travel] 5 intriguing Southern summer escapes

14:22 [CNN: Travel] Giant animals stalk theme park

14:22 [CNN: Travel] Giant animals stalk French theme park

14:22 [CNN: Travel] Feminists protest Barbie Dreamhouse

14:23 [Russia Today] UK record labels launch unprecedented anti-Torrent campaign

14:23 [Slashdot] Google Demands Microsoft Pull YouTube App For WP8

14:25 [msnbc: politics] White House dealing with fallout of scandals

14:25 [The Hindu - News] They’ve got the looks

14:26 [Deutsche Welle] All about Eurovision: DW's 2013 roundup

14:26 [Deutsche Welle] German court OK's online video embedding, leaves final say to EU court

14:26 [Reuters] UK lawmakers find Google misleading on tax

14:27 [CNN] Ostomy saved me from a life in the bathroom

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Flavours from the Blue

14:29 [The Atlantic: Politics] Government Should Run Like a Business—but Not in the Way You Think

14:29 [The Independent] Roona Begum - the Indian girl whose head had swollen to twice its usual size - undergoes 'perfect' surgery in New Delhi

14:29 [The Independent] Bomber marks 70th anniversary of historic World War II raid on German dams

14:30 [CNET News] Windows Phone jumps to third place in smartphone market

14:31 [msnbc: politics] IRS commissioner ousted over Tea Party targeting

14:31 [msnbc: politics] Onset of woes raises questions on Obama vision

14:31 [The Hindu - News] A perfect landing

14:31 [zero hedge] US Amphibious Assault Ship "Kearsarge" And 26th Marine Unit "Visit" Israel

14:31 [zero hedge] S&P Downgrades Berkshire From AA+ To AA, Outlook Negative

14:32 [] Faulkner County: ExxonMobil's "Sacrifice Zone" for Tar Sands Pipelines, Fracking

14:32 [Guardian] Saudi princes fail in attempt to keep court documents secret from media

14:32 [Guardian] Nato troops killed in Taliban suicide blast in Afghanistan

14:32 [Reuters] Union to strike at South Africa's Amplats, rand drops

14:33 [The Hindu - News] Timeless talent

14:34 [Guardian] Unions condemn RBS job cuts

14:35 [The Atlantic: National] A Catch for Undocumented Immigrants in Recent Reforms

14:36 [Deutsche Welle] Eurozone inflation slumps to three-year low

14:36 [CNN] Who should parents not friend on Facebook?

14:39 [The Hindu - News] Art of Hope

14:39 [Reuters] Baghdad market attacks, shootings in north kill 17

14:40 [Global Voices] Dirty Words Russian Girls Can’t Say on the Internet

14:41 [Raw Story] Florida student with exploding science experiment won’t face charges

14:41 [CNN] Photos: Anthony Bourdain in Libya

14:41 [CNN] Tornadoes hit North Texas; 6 dead, dozens injured

14:41 [CNN] Another side of Libya

14:41 [AL JAZEERA] Taiwan holds naval drill amid row with Manila

14:43 [Russia Today] Moscow police unearth $48mn in illicit banking

14:43 [The Hindu - News] Driving change

14:44 [Reuters] Jobless claims jump in warning sign for labor market

14:45 [BBC: Technology] 'Kickstarter for gigs' is launched

14:45 [The Independent] Glencore brings in ousted BP boss Tony Hayward as interim chairman

14:45 [The Independent] Frank Lampard: The Chelsea midfielder's 10 most crucial goals

14:46 [Voice of America] Taiwan Begins Military Drills Near Philippines

14:49 [NPR] Twitter Users Risk Damnation, Say Saudi Religious Police

14:50 [BBC: Also in the news] When did people stop thinking God lives on a cloud?

14:50 [BBC: Also in the news] Germany's love of life in the fast lane

14:50 [BBC: Also in the news] 20 of your favourite euphemisms

14:50 [BBC: Technology] Nasa buys into 'quantum' computer

14:50 [CNN] Dominican Republic jockey Joel Rosario eyes U.S. Triple Crown

14:51 [Deutsche Welle] Weight loss surgery a growing fad in India

14:51 [BBC: Also in the news] Giant duck deflates in Hong Kong

14:51 [BBC: Also in the news] Pilot locked out of plane cockpit

14:51 [The Hindu - News] Online mania

14:52 [CBC: politics] Denis Coderre announces bid for Montreal mayor

14:52 [CBC: politics] Duffy claimed Senate expenses for election campaigning

14:53 [The Hindu - News] Car bombs, shooting in Iraq leave 17 dead

14:56 [CNN: Health] Ostomy saved me from a life in the bathroom

14:57 [CNN] Suspect: Boston payback for hits on Muslims

14:58 [CNET News] Apple reveals details of 50 billionth App Store download

14:58 [CNET News] Microsoft to Google: We'll bring ads to YouTube app

14:59 [Telegraph] Pope Francis urges global leaders to end 'tyranny' of money

14:59 [The Atlantic: Politics] How Obama Could Start Fixing the IRS

15:00 [Slashdot] Google and NASA Snap Up D-Wave Quantum Computer

15:01 [The Independent] Toilet rolls run out: an inconvenience or move to destabilize Venezuela?

15:02 [The Hindu - News] Quick Five: Kavitha Nair - A star in the making

15:03 [Russia Today] France: Double dip or the edge of the abyss?

15:03 [Russia Today] Zhirinovsky persona non grata in Kyrgyzstan, sees no reason

15:03 [Fox News: politics] Weekly jobless claims hit highest level in 6 weeks

15:04 [CNN: Technology] Google Maps to get big, personal redesign

15:04 [The Hindu - News] Read, interpret the signs

15:04 [NPR] Conflicting Signals From Latest Economic Indicators

15:06 [] Breast cancer gene common among Ashkenazi Jews, but few Israeli women undergo preventive mastectomy

15:06 [zero hedge] Tragic Trifecta: Initial Claims Soar, Housing Starts Plunge, CPI Below Expectations

15:09 [The Nation] Rome's Cassandra: On George Weigel

15:11 [Financial Times] Political temperature rises against Merkel

15:11 [Big Think] How needing a wee affects your decision making

15:11 [Deutsche Welle] Cambodian factory deaths shine spotlight on conditions

15:11 [Raw Story] Swedish Assange assault accuser: I received many threats

15:11 [Raw Story] Pope urges world leaders to give up the ‘cult of money’

15:13 [AlterNet] Stewart: Fox Hosts Show Their 'O' Face During White House Scandal Coverage

15:13 [Russia Today] Tool Britannia: UK consulates reveal weirdest requests

15:13 [AL JAZEERA] Weakening Cyclone Mahasen hits Bangladesh

15:14 [msnbc: politics] Deep divide between White House, press on AP issue

15:14 [msnbc: politics] IRS probe draws party lines

15:14 [The Nation] Ways of Rebelling

15:15 [Telegraph] Corrupt? No. So why are we MPs victims of such outrageous abuse?

15:15 [Fox News] In Wake of Scandal, Obama Fires IRS Boss — Who Was Already Resigning

15:15 [Truthout] IRS

15:16 [CNET News] Android beats iOS with 52 percent of ad impressions

15:16 [CNET News] Electric guitar, dinosaur top new Lego Mindstorms EV3 models

15:17 [The Independent] Police launch mephedrone raids across Great Manchester

15:17 [The Independent] Australian politician 'attacked by kangaroo' during morning jog in Canberra

15:18 [CNN: Money] Falling gas prices lead inflation lower

15:18 [CNN] Tropical Storm Alvin strengthens in eastern Pacific

15:20 [Guardian] Egypt 'suffering worst economic crisis since 1930s'

15:20 [zero hedge] “Leadership” or Lack Thereof

15:21 [Truthout] Bang!

15:23 [] Azerbaijan: Anything You Post Can Be Used against You

15:23 [CNN] Opinion: Turkey may be Obama's key to solving Syria crisis

15:24 [The Nation] Adler's Way

15:24 [The Nation] Fight Clubs: On Napoleon Chagnon

15:25 [msnbc: politics] First Thoughts: Trying to stop the bleeding

15:26 [CNN: Money] Stocks: Investors digest deluge of economic reports

15:28 [Reuters] Data raises questions about strength of U.S. economy

15:28 [The Hindu - News] For the record

15:28 [The Hindu - News] Changing perceptions

15:30 [Global Voices] Activists Occupy Parliament in Kenya

15:31 [Truthout] Coming Corporate Control of Medicine Will Throw Patients Under the Bus

15:31 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Right-Wing Think Tank: Hispanics Welfare Queens Like Blacks

15:31 [AlterNet] Watch: Kid Bullied for His Two Moms Makes a Big Statement

15:32 [The Independent] Sales boost helps Aviva edge towards recovery

15:32 [The Independent] The real thing? Historian publishes Coca Cola's 'secret formula'

15:32 [The Independent] TalkTalk shows it's a big noise in internet TV

15:32 [The Independent] Japan tactics to kick-start economy pay off

15:32 [The Independent] £1.6bn refinancing lifts the debt cloud for Thomas Cook

15:32 [The Independent] 'Nothing short of madness': General Electric accused of cashing in on cheap auction of planes it repossessed from Blue Wings airline

15:32 [CNN] Opinion: Military rape prosecutions won't work

15:33 [Spiegel] 'Red Line': The Words That Could Force Obama into War

15:34 [CNN: Living] Used bikes change kids' lives

15:34 [The Hindu - News] Mrigayaa (1976)

15:34 [Voice of America] Japan's Economy Surged in Early 2013

15:37 [CNN: Living] Parents: Facebook friend carefully

15:37 [CNN: Living] Parents, who should you not friend on Facebook?

15:41 [Raw Story] NASA’s Kepler telescope is in trouble, but it doesn’t end the search for another Earth

15:41 [CNN] He studies where morals come from

15:43 [Reuters: politics] Obama to meet with military leaders about sexual assault

15:43 [CNN] Tribal fighters clash with Iraqi army amid rising tensions

15:44 [CNN] 6 dead in Baghdad bombs, shooting

15:45 [Voice of America] Tax Status of IRS Targeted Groups

15:46 [Deutsche Welle] OECD warns of widening income gap between rich and poor

15:46 [Disinformation] Dairy Associations Lobby The FDA To Alter The Definition Of “Milk” To Include Aspartame

15:46 [Truthout] America's Education Spring: A Growing Revolt Against "Reform" Mandates

15:46 [The Hindu - News] Struggle after freedom

15:47 [Telegraph] Children 'failed on a grand scale' by coalition

15:47 [Telegraph] Tories will campaign 'heart and soul' for Britain to stay in EU, says defence minister

15:47 [Telegraph] James Wharton MP: serious about Europe

15:48 [Doctors Without Borders] [Slideshow] A Critical Situation for Sudanese Refugees in Yida

15:48 [The Independent] Akein Scott - suspect in New Orleans Mother's Day shooting - caught by police

15:50 [NPR] Reports: Note Found In Boat Where Boston Suspect Hid

15:50 [Slashdot] Honeynet Project Researchers Build Publicly Available ICS Honeynet

15:51 [Raw Story] ‘Fox & Friends’ hosts think Obama’s scandal damage control is a plot to ‘confuse’ them

15:51 [CNN: Money] Stocks: A deluge of economic reports

15:51 [CNN: Money] Bad news for job market? Initial claims jump

15:51 [CNN: Money] Apartment construction slows sharply

15:53 [The Hindu - News] When penance pays off

15:54 [CNN] Powerball jackpot 3rd largest in history

15:54 [CNN] Whatever happened to the ringtone?

15:56 [Guardian] Texas tornadoes kill at least six people and leave dozens injured

15:57 [The Hindu - News] Remembering a genius

15:59 [The Hindu - News] Look forward to it

15:59 [CNET News] Apple sees way to use multiple iPhones as camera flashes

16:00 [Financial Times] US consumer prices drop most in 4 years

16:01 [Telegraph] Coroner raises concerns about 'drunkenness among Poles'

16:01 [Telegraph] Sketch: Eyes down for Eurosceptic bingo

16:01 [Telegraph] Indian doctors deny British girl was killed for her organs

16:01 [Disinformation] DisinfoCast: 57: The Exorcist in the 21st Century – Christian Falch and Fredrik Horn Akselsen

16:01 [Raw Story] Fringe Misogynists Expose Themselves To The Houston Chronicle

16:01 [zero hedge] Multifamily Starts Suffer Biggest Monthly Plunge Since 2006: Is The REO-To-Rent "Recovery" Dead?

16:01 [zero hedge] Gold Demand In One Chart: Physical vs ETF

16:01 [zero hedge] Same Old: Stocks, Bonds, VIX All Green

16:02 [New Internationalist] The Palestinian boy who remains 10 years old

16:02 [Financial Times] Japanese growth surges on Abe impact

16:02 [Fox News: politics] Senate panel backs Perez to head Labor Department, in party-line vote

16:03 [The Hindu - News] Stringed joy

16:04 [The Independent] Barack Obama summons defence chiefs to discuss US military's sexual assault crisis

16:04 [The Independent] Afghanistan: Two American soldiers among 15 killed in Kabul suicide bomb attack on Nato convoy

16:05 [NPR] Hiring Julie Hermann, Rutgers Seeks A New Era In Athletics

16:06 [Deutsche Welle] Löw forced to name new-look squad for US friendliesöw-forced-to-name-new-look-squad-for-us-friendlies/a-16819265?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

16:07 [CNN: Travel] Intriguing Southern summer escapes

16:08 [CNN: Money] Stocks stuck in neutral

16:09 [The Hindu - News] IN FOCUS

16:09 [BBC: Education] SA university makes Zulu compulsory

16:10 [CNN: Living] Used bikes change kids' lives

16:10 [CNN: Living] Parents, don't friend these people on Facebook

16:10 [CNET News] Amazon adds NBC shows like 'Grimm' to streaming catalog

16:11 [OpEdNews] Upcoming Trans-Pacific Partnership Looks Like Corporate Takeover

16:11 [Voice of America] Turkish PM to Press US on Syria

16:11 [Spiegel] Biedermeier Redux: How Merkel Has Paralyzed German Politics

16:11 [Spiegel] Grounded: Berlin Airport Fiasco Threatens High-Tech Park

16:11 [The Hindu - News] Mean motives

16:11 [Raw Story] Maddow blasts erroneous Benghazi reporting: ‘ABC blew it’

16:12 [CBC: politics] How did Christy Clark pull off a B.C. election stunner?

16:12 [CNN] How surgeons build new breasts

16:13 [The Onion] American Voices: Google Launches Subscription Music Service

16:14 [Guardian] Nuclear warhead maker admits safety breach over 2010 fire

16:16 [AL JAZEERA] David Beckham set to retire from football

16:17 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Police reveal spot-fixing codes, proof of manipulation

16:18 [CNN: Money] Royalty to playmates: Weight Watchers' stars

16:19 [The Independent] David Beckham announces retirement from football

16:20 [New Statesman] The Remploy factories have closed, but the pain continues

16:21 [CNN] David Beckham Fast Facts

16:21 [The Hindu - News] A boon for the poor

16:21 [The Hindu - News] Quick Five: Vir Das - Laugh stock

16:21 [Raw Story] Hannity guest claims IRS scandal means Obama stole 2012 election

16:23 [Russia Today] Bloody confession: Tsarnaev 'wrote note' inside boat prior to arrest

16:23 [Russia Today] LulzSec hackers handed down prison terms, suspended sentence

16:23 [Russia Today] Rosbank CEO charged with extortion

16:23 [Financial Times] Uruguay ‘well in tune’ with Brazil

16:25 [Financial Times] US consumer prices drop most in four years

16:26 [Guardian] Chinese protesters take to streets in Kunming over plans for chemical plant

16:26 [Deutsche Welle] 'Gatsby ' speaks to Europeans' money woes

16:26 [Deutsche Welle] Video may show al Qaeda-linked rebels executing Assad loyalists in Syria

16:26 [AlterNet] Boston Suspect's Note Says Brothers Bombed Marathon in Retaliation to U.S. Foreign Policy

16:27 [CNN] David Beckham retires from football

16:27 [CNN] Suspect: Boston attack was payback for hits on Muslims

16:27 [Mother Jones] Tennessee Congressman Slams Holder on Pot Prosecution

16:27 [Mother Jones] GOP Bill To Hogtie Wall Street Watchdog Heads for Vote

16:27 [CNN: Entertainment] Enjoy your retirement David Beckham

16:27 [CNN: Entertainment] 'American Idol' finals: Backstage scoop

16:28 [BBC: Technology] Stiff sentences for Lulzsec hackers

16:29 [Reuters: politics] Senate panel backs Obama labor nominee Perez

16:29 [The Hindu - News] With a bang!

16:30 [Slashdot] Google's House of Cards

16:31 [msnbc: politics] Holder grilled about AP probe on the Hill

16:31 [The Hindu - News] Courage and creativity

16:31 [zero hedge] Philly Fed Misses, Key Indicators Negative Across The Board: Employment Index Lowest Since September 2009

16:32 [] Will US Military's 'Pivot' Bring Vieques Redux to Pacific?

16:32 [Guardian] David Beckham to retire from football after turning down new PSG deal

16:34 [AL JAZEERA] Deadly bomb blasts rock Baghdad

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for May 16, 2013

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: "The Other IRS Scandal": David Cay Johnston on Dark Money Political Groups Seeking Tax-Exemption

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: AP Monitoring Raises Fears of Government Overreach: How Far Will Obama Go to Crack Down on Leaks?

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: Debate: What Caused Cooper Union's Fiscal Woes and is Ending Free Tuition the Answer?

16:34 [The Independent] Body of two-year-old girl found in house after call to police

16:34 [The Independent] How UK children are paying the price for the economic downturn

16:35 [NPR] Berkshire Hathaway's Credit Rating Knocked Down A Notch

16:35 [The Hindu - News] Time stands still

16:38 [Truthout] If the Fed Knows Banks Are Too Big, Why Doesn’t It Make Them Smaller?

16:41 [Voice of America] Iran Says Willing to Hold Nuclear Talks Before Election

16:41 [CNET News] Nokia Lumia 928 launches for sale via Verizon

16:41 [CNET News] LulzSec case in U.K. brings sentences for 4 men

16:41 [CNN: Money] Stocks slipping off record highs

16:41 [CNN: Money] JPMorgan raps Bloomberg in snooping scandal

16:41 [CNN: Money] GE engines on Boeing 777 need fix

16:41 [CNN: Money] This entrepreneur ditched the U.S. for Canada

16:41 [] Tax decrees in Israel will drastically curb pension saving, warn experts

16:41 [Big Think] Looking You in the Eye: Disrupting Documentary Filmmaking

16:41 [Raw Story] Georgia’s Orthodox Church urges ban on LGBT rights rally

16:43 [The Onion] Obituaries: 'One Week'

16:46 [The Hindu - News] For a cause

16:46 [The Hindu - News] Shot Cuts: Debut of a veteran

16:46 [The Hindu - News] Read, interpret the signs

16:46 [Deutsche Welle] Transatlantic Review

16:47 [msnbc: politics] Obama White House forms pattern when under fire

16:48 [Russia Today] ‘Only way to end Gitmo strike fairly is to set cleared inmates free’

16:49 [CNN] Deadly storms rip through Texas

16:49 [Telegraph] Pay cuts for EU officials 'raise serious legal concerns'

16:50 [The Hindu - News] A boon for the poor

16:50 [The Hindu - News] In Focus

16:50 [The Hindu - News] Art of Hope

16:50 [The Hindu - News] RAAC to riches

16:50 [The Atlantic: International] 'Kite Runner' Author on Writing, Afghanistan, and His New Book

16:52 [zero hedge] Gold Demand Remains Strong As Buying Records Continue To Tumble

16:52 [CNN] 10 fun facts about Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg

16:53 [Spiegel] Reading, Writing, Algorithms: Should IT Classes Be Required?

16:53 [Truthout] On Victory Drive, Soldiers Defeated by Debt

16:55 [CNN: Health] Developmental milestones

16:56 [OpEdNews] Why Should Any of These Groups Have Tax-Exempt Status? Posted: 05/14/2013 3:26 pm

16:56 [Deutsche Welle] David Beckham to retire at the end of the season

16:56 [Guardian] Sally Bercow pleads innocence over Lord McAlpine Twitter storm

16:58 [The Hindu - News] Remembering a genius

16:58 [Russia Today] Fly me to the Kremlin: Putin to commute to work by chopper

16:58 [Guardian] Google denies trying to disguise how it operates to minimise tax bill

17:00 [Fox News: politics] Radical Treatment Option Needed for Obama’s Scandal Sickness

17:01 [zero hedge] Bill Gross Enters Political Activism

17:01 [Disinformation] Matt Drudge, Alex Jones & Barack Obama Entangled In The Great Ammo Conspiracy

17:02 [CNN: Health] Stem cell breakthrough

17:02 [CNN: Health] First success in cloning human stem cells

17:03 [CNN: Living] The gender-neutral generation

17:05 [msnbc: politics] The Gaggle: Have scandals derailed Obama’s agenda?

17:05 [msnbc: politics] Senate committee approves Perez nomination

17:05 [CNN] A workout a day may keep cancer away

17:05 [CNN] Children's mother dies, father missing on remote Australian beach

17:05 [Amnesty International] Indonesia urged to halt planned executions

17:05 [NPR] David Beckham Retires From Soccer, Ending Storied Career

17:05 [The Independent] Israel willing to launch further Syria attacks 'to prevent transfer of advanced weapons to Hezbollah'

17:05 [The Independent] One Direction announce new album and 2014 stadium tour Where We Are

17:07 [Truthdig] Climate Research Nearly Unanimous on Causes

17:07 [Voice of America] Reports Point to Uneven US Economic Recovery

17:09 [Topix Activism News] Open Season: Do Laws Against Animal Crushing Videos Violate Free Speech?

17:09 [Slashdot] Newegg Defeats Alcatel-Lucent in Third Patent Win This Year

17:10 [CNET News] Consumer spending on iOS games outpaces 3DS, Vita

17:11 [Big Think] You're Too Old to Rock N' Roll, But It's Never Too late to Find a Mentor

17:13 [The Onion] Statshot: What's Our Cat Plotting?

17:13 [The Onion] Infographic: Remembering 'The Office'

17:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Art of Facebook

17:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] Intel May Have Lost the iPhone Battle, But It Could Still Win the Mobile War

17:14 [The Hindu - News] IPL spot fixing: Sreesanth, others sent to 5 days police custody

17:15 [CNN] Cyclone Mahasen pulls its punch

17:17 [CBC: politics] Denis Coderre's bid for Montreal mayor interrupted by protest

17:17 [AlterNet] Finally! Researchers Clone Human Embryonic Stem Cells

17:17 [Good] Eight Reasons to Get on Your Bike Right Now

17:18 [CBC: politics] Duffy claimed Senate expenses while election campaigning

17:18 [Reuters: politics] White House plans to announce new acting IRS commissioner this week

17:18 [Fox News] Man shoots himself in front of kids at Paris school

17:18 [Fox News] Mom saves baby after stroller falls onto train tracks

17:18 [Fox News] Police bar Jews, tourists from Jerusalem's holiest site

17:18 [Fox News] 2 teens can't show pregnant bellies in yearbook

17:18 [Fox News] No Powerball winner, jackpot grows to $475 million

17:18 [Fox News] Teenager finds Viking coins with metal detector

17:19 [Truthout] Same-Sex Marriage and the Celebration of False Heroes

17:19 [Telegraph] François Hollande vows plan to end Europe's 'lethargy'

17:19 [Telegraph] Dambusters anniversary: Lancaster bomber performs flypast over Derwent reservoir

17:19 [Telegraph] Vladimir Putin's plan for helicopter commute sparks controversy

17:19 [Telegraph] Sean Connery told to cooperate with Operation Goldfinger property case

17:20 [Financial Times] Mexico’s growth shows signs of fatigue

17:20 [The Hindu - News] Car bomb targets foreign convoy in Afghan capital

17:21 [Financial Times] NY business frets over change of mayor

17:21 [The Independent] LulzSec hackers sentenced for sophisticated global cyber-attacks

17:21 [The Independent] Chinese police seize millions of fake Durex condoms worth £5m

17:21 [The Independent] 'You do evil': MPs confront Google over 'devious' attempt to avoid UK tax - the day after Amazon's own revelations

17:22 [CNN: Entertainment] Why Galifianakis quit drinking

17:22 [Pravda] Mystery of French submarine disasters can never be unveiled

17:22 [The Hindu - News] Car bomb kills 15 in Afghan capital

17:23 [CNN] End it like Beckham: Global superstar David Beckham retires

17:26 [CNN: Money] Ford, Hyundai SUVs earned 'poor' marks

17:26 [CNN: Money] Retiring at 55? You'll need $372,000 for health care

17:26 [CNN: Money] Bring on the cupcake deflation!

17:26 [CNN: Money] A hole in JPMorgan's Dimon defense

17:26 [CNN: Money] Windows Phone surpasses Blackberry for 1st time

17:26 [CBC: politics] Duffy campaign invoice contradicts expense claim

17:26 [] Palestinians smugglers deliver KFC to Gaza

17:27 [Slate Magazine] DoubleX Gabfest: The Healed by Love Edition

17:27 [Mother Jones] New Frontiers in Stigmatizing Others

17:29 [Reuters] UK lawmakers challenge Google's "smoke and mirrors" on tax

17:29 [Reuters] Niger villagers take mass public vow to end female genital mutilation

17:30 [New Statesman] The Spectacle of Disintegration

17:30 [Guardian] Israel to approve four unauthorised West Bank settler outposts

17:31 [BBC: Technology] Former LulzSec hacker on motivations

17:32 [zero hedge] Russian Pacific Fleet Warships Enter Mediterranean For First Time In Decades, To Park In Cyprus

17:33 [Spiegel] Picture This: Cosmo Chameleon

17:33 [Spiegel] Nazi Slogans: Has Berlin's Gentrification Feud Gone too Far?

17:33 [Russia Today] Winning-bid kid: Teen pledges $15mn for Coca-Cola secret formula

17:34 [Reuters: politics] White to Republicans: SEC not writing political spending rule

17:34 [Reuters: politics] Obama, lawmakers take offensive against sexual assault in military

17:35 [AlterNet] Cambodia Shoe Factory Collapse Kills 2

17:36 [CNN] We the Geeks: a nerdy Constitution

17:36 [OpEdNews] Police State Tactics of Obama's Justice Department

17:36 [The Independent] Drugs tsar warns of 'immense risks' as 200 legal highs flood market

17:36 [The Independent] In pictures: From the cornrows to the mohawk - David Beckham's many different hairstyles

17:36 [Raw Story] Police arrive at sci-fi convention to bust up argument between rival fans

17:36 [Raw Story] Legal challenges begin against North Dakota anti-abortion laws

17:37 [BBC: Technology] Jail sentences for Lulzsec hackers

17:37 [msnbc: politics] Gillibrand leads Senate charge for protocol changes in military sexual assault cases

17:37 [msnbc: politics] The Gaggle: Obama administration goes into damage control mode

17:37 [msnbc: politics] Rubio: Obama should be honest about ‘culture of intimidation’

17:37 [msnbc: politics] Labor nominee wins committee OK but faces uncertain future

17:37 [msnbc: politics] Senator seeks to reform military's 'unacceptable' sex abuse policies

17:37 [] IRS Commissioner Forced to Resign over Extra Scrutiny of Right-Wing Groups

17:39 [Slashdot] Used Game To Survive? EA Plans To Drop Online Pass

17:40 [BBC: Technology] Former Lulzsec hacker on motivations

17:40 [Reuters] Judge sentences U.S. soldier to life in prison for Iraq killings

17:41 [The Hindu - News] Chinese Premier to meet Sharif

17:41 [Global Voices] Bolivian Workers Protest Seeking Better Pensions

17:41 [Big Think] The Google Earth Guide to a Changing Planet

17:41 [Big Think] Synthetic Hydrogel Could Prevent Medical Implant Rejections

17:42 [Truthdig] The New Pay-As-You-Go Landscape of American ‘Democracy’

17:43 [msnbc: politics] Tea Party lawmakers use IRS fiasco to ding health care reform

17:43 [msnbc: politics] Lawmakers announce legislation to combat the increases in military sexual assaults

17:44 [Le Monde diplomatique] Billionaires unchained

17:44 [CNET News] Lenovo's Windows 8 Yoga 11S convertible now up for sale

17:44 [CNET News] New Mac spyware found in the Oslo Freedom Forum

17:44 [AL JAZEERA] Turkey prime minister meets with Obama

17:46 [Raw Story] Bachmann fires up tea party to repeal Obamacare: ‘This issue is now revived!’

17:46 [Fox News] SEARCH FOR MISSING: 6 Killed, 7 Missing After Tornadoes Strike Texas

17:46 [Fox News] In Wake of Scandal, Obama Fires IRS Boss — Who Was Leaving Anyway

17:46 [Guardian] Taliban suicide blast in Afghanistan 'targeted Nato advisers'

17:48 [CNN] Obama counter-punches in effort to regain political balance

17:51 [Spiegel] Escaping the Crowds: Idyllic European Islands You've Never Heard Of

17:53 [Fox News: politics] Holder facing liberal backlash over AP records grab

17:54 [zero hedge] "Taper Off?" - US Treasuries Are Having Their Best Day In Almost 3 Months

17:56 [] Mellanox to acquire California's Kotura for $82 million

17:56 [Reuters] Miners union threatens strike at South Africa's Amplats

17:59 [CNN: Politics] Bachmann: IRS scandal 'troubling'

17:59 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Obama, back Turkey to take lead on Syria

17:59 [CNN: Politics] Obama counter-punches in effort to control damage

17:59 [CNN: Money] Can you negotiate higher starting pay at a new job?

18:00 [CNET News] Apple looks to move San Francisco store a few blocks away

18:00 [Truthout] Systemic Malfunctioning of the Labor and Financial Markets

18:01 [zero hedge] From Petrodollar To Petrogold: The US Is Now Trying To Cut Off Iran's Access To Gold

18:01 [Raw Story] Law designed to block predatory payday lending to vets too easy to circumvent

18:02 [Reuters] UK lawmakers challenge Google's 'smoke and mirrors' on tax

18:03 [Spiegel] Political Conspiracy Theories: Angela Merkel Is No KGB 'Sleeper�Agent'

18:03 [CBC: politics] Mulcair explains meeting with embattled ex-Laval mayor

18:04 [Guardian] LulzSec 'hacktivists' handed long jail sentences for hacking

18:05 [Amnesty International] Bahrain must release twitter users jailed for allegedly insulting the King

18:05 [Truthout] Allan Nairn: After Rios Montt Verdict, Time for US to Account for Its Role in Guatemalan Genocide

18:06 [NPR] Almost Nerd Wars: 'Doctor Who' & 'Star Wars' Fans Have Spat

18:06 [NPR] Humans Scent Is Even Sweeter For Malaria Mosquitoes

18:07 [CNN: Money] A hole in Dimon's defense

18:07 [CNN] End it like Beckham: Global superstar David Beckham to retire

18:07 [The Independent] White House release of Benghazi embassy attack emails not enough for Republicans

18:08 [Reuters] Britain's Cameron tells EU rebels to back referendum law

18:09 [The Atlantic: Politics] Chris Christie Is the Only Potential Presidential Contender with Crossover Appeal

18:10 [BBC: Education] Social workers' fears over changes

18:11 [NPR] Human Scent Is Even Sweeter For Malaria Mosquitoes

18:11 [CBC: politics] Nanos Number: Why pundits and pollsters got it wrong in B.C.

18:11 [CBC: politics] Christy Clark's re-election renews pipeline debate

18:12 [AlterNet] Pat Robertson's Latest Ridiculousness: Forgive Your Cheating Husband Because "Well, He's a Man"

18:13 [Reuters] Berlin, Paris not 'bosom' buddies but get on fine, Merkel says

18:13 [BBC: Also in the news] In pictures: Barbie house opens in Berlin

18:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] Intel CEO Paul Otellini Draws the 'History of the Computer Industry' in 1 Chart

18:14 [Fox News: politics] Republicans press for more documents on Benghazi, Dems say case closed

18:15 [Amnesty International] USA shows strong support for new global Arms Trade Treaty

18:15 [CNET News] Eric Holder: Government should get warrants to search e-mail

18:16 [CNN: Technology] We the Geeks: a nerdy Constitution

18:16 [CNET News] Hop aboard the spaceships seen in 'Star Trek'

18:16 [CNET News] SMS integration coming to Google+ Hangouts

18:16 [Fox News] David Beckham to retire at end of season

18:17 [Truthdig] Hey Hollywood, Remember the Ladies?

18:17 [Good] Why Erasing All The World's Borders Would Double GDP

18:19 [Russia Today] Detroit business paid employees with crack

18:19 [Reuters] Video shows Islamist rebels executing 11 Syrian soldiers

18:20 [Slashdot] Groklaw Turns Ten

18:21 [Guardian] Google branded devious over tax arrangements

18:22 [msnbc: politics] Obama meets the press with Turkish Prime Minister

18:23 [CNN: Crime] Were the bombings preventable?

18:23 [CNN: Crime] What Russia held back on Tzarnaev

18:23 [CNN: Crime] Controversy over suspect's burial

18:23 [CNN: Crime] Arias could be sentenced to death

18:24 [The Atlantic: Politics] This Is Congress's Chance to Rein In the War on Terror

18:26 [CNN: Politics] Tea party groups describe IRS ordeal

18:26 [CNN: Politics] Obama does damage control

18:27 [AlterNet] Four Easy Fixes for Corporate Taxation

18:28 [Mother Jones] Should President Obama Fire Eric Holder?

18:28 [Mother Jones] What Obama Meant When He Said He Fantasizes About "Going Bulworth"

18:30 [CNN] Sumner Redstone Fast Facts

18:31 [Raw Story] In Philadelphia, murals breathe life into city

18:32 [zero hedge] The S&P 500 Is Now At Extremes

18:32 [CNN: Money] Cisco soars over 10%

18:32 [CNN: Money] 7 craft sodas? Or 7 Big Beverage vassals?

18:32 [CNN: Money] Former Treasury official: Let's keep running big deficits

18:33 [Guardian] HMRC reveals 3.5 million people owed tax refund

18:33 [Guardian] BMA warns of coalition policies failing children on a grand scale

18:33 [CNET News] NASA's Kepler telescope crippled by technical failures

18:34 [Russia Today] Radioactive goldfish found in Ohio nuclear plant

18:36 [Reuters] Syrian rebels launch offensive in south to reverse losses

18:36 [NPR] Women In Combat: Some Lessons From Israel's Military

18:36 [CNN] Wade Robson calls Michael Jackson 'a pedophile'

18:36 [CNN] U.S. authorities can't locate two with known or suspected terror ties

18:38 [The Independent] What a pong! After a seven year wait, the world's smelliest 'flower' blooms in Cornwall

18:39 [CNN] Changes proposed as military struggles with sex assaults

18:40 [Financial Times] Nigeria’s economic growth slows slightly

18:41 [OpEdNews] Andy Kroll: A Democracy of the Wealthy

18:41 [Deutsche Welle] 2012 record-breaking year for wind power

18:42 [Slate Magazine] How to Superpower the Immune System

18:42 [Reuters: politics] Senate panel backs Gina McCarthy to lead EPA

18:42 [] Canada Vows Plunder in the Arctic

18:42 [] 'Canary in the Ocean': Massive Fish Flight Shows Climate Change is Here

18:42 [CNET News] Samsung to consider freeing up memory in Galaxy S4

18:44 [CNN: Politics] Bachmann: 'Troubling'

18:44 [CNN: Politics] Tea party groups describe IRS scrutiny

18:44 [CNN: Politics] Holder: Issa 'shameful'

18:44 [CNN: Politics] Witness protection program loses 2 terror suspects

18:44 [CNN: Politics] Bachmann: Scandal 'troubling'

18:44 [The Atlantic: Technology] When Romeo Is a Robot

18:44 [CNN] Buckets of KFC smuggled under border

18:44 [CNN] U.S. can't locate two with known or suspected terror ties

18:44 [msnbc: politics] Obama begins second day of damage control

18:44 [msnbc: politics] Lawmaker says ouster of IRS chief is only the beginning

18:45 [CNET News] Annoyed theatergoer ejected after grabbing cell phone and tossing it

18:46 [straight] Learn Klingon the karaoke way

18:46 [NPR] After Daughter Is Taken, Mother Rams Abduction Suspect's Car

18:46 [BBC: Entertainment] Coppola dismisses Bling Ring critics

18:46 [Raw Story] Humanists threaten to sue Missouri school officials over teacher-led prayer meetings

18:46 [Deutsche Welle] EU report on dangerous products cites imports from China

18:46 [Deutsche Welle] Spain eyes drastic reduction of rail network

18:46 [Deutsche Welle] All eyes on the Arctic Council

18:47 [Truthdig] Note Reportedly Says Marathon Attack Blowback Against U.S. Aggression

18:49 [CNN] Civilians, coalition forces killed in Kabul

18:50 [Slashdot] Irish Judge Orders 'The Internet' To Delete Video

18:50 [CNN: Money] Stocks slip from record highs

18:50 [The Hindu - News] Sanjay Dutt surrenders, amid media glare and tight security

18:50 [The Atlantic: International] Chatting in Code on Walkie-Talkies in Pakistan's Restive Tribal Areas

18:51 [CNET News] Google quantum computer lab to study artificial intelligence

18:51 [Fox News] Fishing contest insists on lie detector test for winner

18:51 [Fox News] LGBT student group renamed Queer Student Union

18:51 [Fox News] Deer crashes through bus windshield, takes a ride

18:51 [CBC: politics] Harper about to take questions from Americans

18:53 [Reuters] Evidence mounts on slower U.S. economic growth

18:53 [CNN: Money] NY attorney general probes fast food wage theft

18:53 [Telegraph] Sketch: MPs goggle at frugal Google

18:53 [Telegraph] David Beckham's style evolution in pictures

18:54 [The Independent] HMRC are being 'bamboozled' by Google: MPs confront search giant over 'devious' attempt to avoid paying UK tax

18:54 [The Independent] Top goals from David Beckham's career

18:54 [The Independent] The town that drowned

18:56 [Mostly Water] British Columbia: Why Did the NDP Lose?

18:56 [The Hindu - News] Chinese Premier to meet Nawaz Sharif next week

18:56 [The Hindu - News] Cyclone Mahasen weakens, leaves ten dead

18:56 [The Hindu - News] Focus on border, trade ahead of Li Keqiang India visit

18:58 [Mother Jones] Filibuster Mania Hits the Labor Department

18:58 [Reuters] U.S. soldier who killed servicemen in Iraq gets life in prison

18:58 [The Hindu - News] Shaken Royals take on buoyant Sunrisers

19:01 [Disinformation] The Term Conspiracy Theory is Officially Dead Language, Let’s Move On to Mind Control Facts

19:02 [zero hedge] Obama IRS Presser Redux - The "Preapproved" Press Conference

19:02 [Truthout] Chris Hedges: Monitoring of AP Phones a "Terrifying" Step in State Assault on Press Freedom

19:03 [New Internationalist] Tibet: the destruction of Lhasa

19:03 [The Hindu - News] Is Abids still the bookworm’s paradise?

19:03 [Voice of America] Boston Bomb Suspect: Attack Was Retribution for US Actions

19:04 [AL JAZEERA] Court rejects appeal by Spain princess

19:04 [AL JAZEERA] Suicide bomber targets Iraq place of worship

19:05 [The Hindu - News] Is Abids still the Hyderabadi bookworm’s paradise?

19:05 [Guardian] Police watchdog criticised for errors in investigation into death in custody

19:05 [Guardian] Up to 3.5 million people owed tax refund, says HMRC

19:06 [msnbc: politics] Graham calls border security GOP's 'elephant in the room'

19:06 [OpEdNews] Military and Press "Baffled" by Suicide Facts a 12-year-old Could Discern

19:07 [The Hindu - News] 3 more PMK men detained under Goondas Act

19:07 [CNN] Tornadoes hit North Texas; 6 dead

19:08 [straight] Gwynne Dyer: The return of Nawaz Sharif in Pakistan

19:09 [Reuters] Suicide bomber hits Shi'ite mosque in north Iraq

19:10 [The Independent] Wanted: Loud polar bear scarer to protect Norwegian scientists

19:10 [The Independent] Bangladesh cyclone deaths hit 45, but region spared devastation

19:10 [The Independent] Women banned from Iranian election

19:10 [The Independent] Cambodian factory collapse kills two workers

19:11 [The Hindu - News] One killed in blast at firecracker unit near Tiruchi

19:11 [The Hindu - News] Phoney ‘faith healers’ on the loose in city

19:11 [Guardian] April Jones accused told police he had been a mercenary in Africa

19:11 [Guardian] Syria crisis: number of refugees tops 1.5 million, says UN

19:11 [NPR] Everybody In The Pool! But Please Leave The Poop Behind

19:11 [Big Think] Making Embryonic Stem Cells From Human Skin Cells

19:12 [Slate Magazine] I Was Promised a Cover-Up

19:12 [msnbc: politics] Obama meets the press with Turkish prime minister

19:13 [The Hindu - News] Assembly approves property tax board bill by voice vote

19:14 [CNN: Travel] Highlighting hashish in Morocco

19:16 [New Statesman] Evening wrap up: today's late breaking business stories

19:16 [NPR] How Trace Amounts of Arsenic End Up In Grocery Store Meat

19:16 [NPR] Women In Combat: Some Lessons From Israel's Military

19:16 [OpEdNews] Drone Pilots Expose Politicians' Lies

19:16 [Raw Story] Czech ‘Velvet Revolution’ leader who helped topple communist regime dies at age 82

19:16 [Raw Story] Bible-quoting Beck reenacts ‘Untouchables’ by beating activist with baseball bat

19:17 [] As global powers squirm in indecision over Syria, Assad’s hand improves

19:17 [CNN] 6 Americans among those killed in Kabul bombing

19:18 [Truthout] Billionaires Unchained: The New Pay-As-You-Go Landscape of American "Democracy"

19:18 [msnbc: politics] Reid: GOP 'dead set' on 'embarrassing president' on Benghazi

19:18 [msnbc: politics] 'These are tears of hope,' says military sexual assault victim

19:18 [Fox News] NJ Names Ride 'Super Storm'

19:18 [Fox News] Will Landon Be Passed Over?

19:18 [Fox News] 'American Nudist' the Movie?

19:18 [Fox News] 'Star Trek' Cast: Then/ Now

19:18 [Fox News] Watch: Truck Eats Car

19:18 [Fox News] Oops! Miley's Makeup Mess

19:19 [CNN: Money] Overworked IRS unit was treated like a "step sister"

19:19 [The Hindu - News] Court confirms sale of Pratibha Cauvery

19:19 [CNET News] 3D scanning shows a butterfly's metamorphosis

19:19 [Voice of America] Boston Bomb Suspect: Attack Was Retribution for US Actions

19:19 [Mostly Water] Russia Catches CIA Spy Red-Handed

19:22 [BBC: Entertainment] Sande in double win at song awards

19:22 [Mostly Water] Obama's Contempt for Venezuelan Democracy

19:22 [Electronic Intifada] Porto Alegre is Palestine's friend, so why has it embraced Israel's war industry?

19:23 [The Hindu - News] Andhra Pradesh ahead of other States has an ‘aadhaar’ in enrolment

19:23 [] Kazakhstan: Theater with a Political Edge

19:24 [Telegraph] Boston bomber wrote note blaming wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

19:24 [Telegraph] Drugs adviser issues tough warning on 'legal highs'

19:24 [Telegraph] Wanted: polar bear spotter - must have good eyesight

19:24 [Telegraph] Wealthy businesswoman quizzed by police investigating drug racket

19:24 [Telegraph] Body of two-year-old found at a home in Oxfordshire

19:24 [Telegraph] Coroner issues warning after teenager killed on level crossing

19:24 [Russia Today] Moscow court rules prison official not guilty in Magnitsky’s death

19:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Against Push for Peace Talks, Outposts Continue Israeli Land Grab

19:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Unravelling the Civil War Propaganda

19:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Climate Change Is Happening… So What?

19:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] With Billions of Euros Pledged, Mali Risks Aid Overflow

19:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Mexican Communities Sue Pemex for Environmental Justice

19:25 [BBC: Technology] Nintendo to profit from user videos

19:25 [The Hindu - News] At lower price, cervical cancer vaccine set to reach more women

19:25 [The Independent] Andy McSmith's Diary: Is Ian Katz right for Newsnight?

19:26 [Reuters: politics] Maryland governor signs tough gun control law

19:26 [NPR] Obama: 'I Certainly Did Not Know' What The IRS Was Doing

19:26 [CNN: Money] Overworked IRS unit treated like a 'step sister'

19:27 [Deutsche Welle] Liberian journalists extend media blackout

19:28 [msnbc: politics] Obama denies knowledge of IRS targeting, resists calls for special counsel

19:29 [Russia Today] Shares of Russian metallurgy and electricity giants plummet on key index exit

19:29 [The Hindu - News] Bogus LPG connections in Ranga Reddy

19:29 [The Hindu - News] High drama as murder suspect attacks co-accused on court premises

19:30 [Slashdot] Water Isolated for Over a Billion Years Found Under Ontario

19:30 [CNET News] Yahoo adds tweets to its news feed

19:31 [CBC: politics] Harper makes case for Keystone XL pipeline in New York

19:31 [The Hindu - News] Three youths mowed down by speeding car

19:31 [The Hindu - News] Forgery complaint against 'Vishwaroopam' producers

19:31 [CNN] Heart-eating video raises pressure to end Syrian war

19:32 [Deutsche Welle] German panel on neo-Nazi NSU terror concludes with harsh criticism of police

19:32 [zero hedge] THe MaSTeR & APPReNTiCe...con't

19:32 [zero hedge] Are Japanese Banks On The Verge Of Insolvency?

19:33 [Mother Jones] Guest Workers and Farm Labor: A Followup

19:36 [CNN: Politics] CIA's Benghazi role underreported

19:38 [AL JAZEERA] Convicted Bollywood star surrenders to court

19:39 [Slashdot] Apache OpenOffice Downloaded 50 Million Times In a Year

19:41 [The Independent] Campaigners: Government's promised review on civil partnerships for straight couples is a 'spoling tactic'

19:41 [The Independent] Benefit cuts risk rise in child poverty, doctors warn

19:41 [Big Think] More Places Where Hotness Ratings Don’t Belong

19:41 [Raw Story] British lawmaker calls Google ‘evil over failing to pay taxes

19:41 [Raw Story] Venezuela running out of toilet paper: report

19:42 [Financial Times] Iran’s Jalili vows ‘resistance’ presidency

19:42 [Reuters: politics] Republican targets IRS employees in Tea Party probe

19:43 [The Hindu - News] China pledges to fix trade deficit issue with India

19:44 [CNET News] Report: EA to scrap Online Passes for games

19:44 [CNN] Columbia University seeks to change whites-only fellowship

19:45 [Guardian] LulzSec hackers jailed for string of sophisticated cyber-attacks

19:47 [] Lieberman's corruption trial: the paper trail

19:49 [CBC: politics] RCMP watchdog to investigate torture, rape allegations

19:50 [zero hedge] Morgan Stanley: "Most Of The Buying Has Come From Shorts Covered Rather Than Longs Bought"

19:50 [Reuters: politics] Obama says 'no apologies' over U.S. security leak probe

19:50 [Reuters: politics] U.S. military warns of sexual assault 'crisis,' to meet Obama

19:52 [CNN: Money] Bernie Madoff can't sleep

19:52 [CNN: Money] France wants eurozone government, soon

19:53 [] Sweden Plays Eurovision Host, With Main Sponsor Mired In Scandal

19:54 [Financial Times] Christie’s sets global record with $495m sale

19:55 [Voice of America] Cyclone Weakens After Crossing Into Bangladesh

19:55 [Voice of America] Tornado Hits Texas

19:56 [Telegraph] Columbia University backs move to amend white only scholarship

19:56 [Telegraph] Columbia University backs move to amend white only scholarship

19:56 [Telegraph] Italian political slang dictionary: what does Bunga Bunga mean?

19:56 [The Progressive] Seizing on Obama’s Nixonian Moment

19:56 [Fox News: politics] Obama: Congress must 'fully fund' embassy security

19:56 [AlterNet] On What Planet? Conservative Group Targets AARP for Promoting "Homosexual Agenda"

19:56 [AlterNet] 84 Percent of NYC Fast Food Workers Report Wage Theft

19:56 [The Independent] Boston bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, left 'collateral damage' note in boat

19:57 [The Onion] Report: Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Left Really Nice Thank-You Note To Boat Owner

19:57 [BBC: Science & Environment] Astronaut 'had to share' space life

20:00 [Slashdot] After Paul Otellini: Intel Lost the IPhone Battle, But It Could Win the Mobile War

20:01 [Disinformation] Did The Internet Destroy The Middle Class?

20:02 [The Hindu - News] Branded thief by neighbours, man ends life

20:02 [The Hindu - News] It’s a bolt from the blue: BCCI

20:02 [msnbc: politics] Trifecta of government controversies haunt Obama

20:02 [msnbc: politics] Obama: 'I certainly did not know' about IG report before leak

20:02 [msnbc: politics] Where US, Turkey differ in viewing Syrian options

20:04 [Reuters] Soldier who killed fellow U.S. troops in Iraq gets life sentence

20:06 [The Hindu - News] IPL spot fixing: Sreesanth, 13 others remanded in police custody

20:06 [AL JAZEERA] Pope Francis condemns global 'cult of money'

20:07 [CNN: Technology] Google takes on Pandora, Spotify

20:07 [CNN: Health] Workout a day may keep cancer away

20:07 [Reuters: politics] Obama says "no apologies" over U.S. security leak probe

20:09 [CNET News] Glass to get streaming video, official development kit

20:10 [Telegraph] Venezuela running out of toilet paper

20:10 [CNN: Technology] Google takes on Pandora, Spotify

20:10 [Slashdot] Leaked Microsoft Video Parodies Chrome Ad

20:11 [Big Think] The Obama Administration's Neo-Puritanical Repression

20:11 [NPR] Google's Privacy Shift Powers New Customized Maps

20:11 [The Progressive] Republicans Want to Yank Food Stamps from the Hungry

20:11 [Raw Story] Scientists name creature with ‘scissor hands-like claws’ after Johnny Depp character

20:11 [OpEdNews] 24 TED Talks About Food Worth Watching

20:12 [The Hindu - News] Cricket betting gang busted, three arrested

20:12 [zero hedge] Just Plain Silly

20:12 [The Independent] Campaigners in China challenge authorities over planned petrochemical plant

20:12 [The Independent] ‘Cult of money’ condemned by Pope Francis in his first finance speech

20:12 [The Independent] Rankin honours parents with pictures of life before death

20:12 [The Independent] How to remake it in America – Prince Harry-style

20:12 [The Independent] Whistleblowing: The New Yorker plugs its leak-proof leaking system

20:13 [] Karimova, In Beijing, Discusses China-Uzbekistan Ties

20:13 [CNN: Health] Developmental milestones

20:13 [CNN: Health] Mosquito season: Fight the bite

20:13 [CNN: Health] Reducing risk of breast cancer

20:14 [Russia Today] Hunger strikers won’t stop until they get a fair trial - former Gitmo inmate

20:15 [straight] Vancouver-based Sizzr app aims to help women find women

20:15 [straight] Rollicking Star Trek Into Darkness hits as much as it misses

20:15 [Amnesty International] Morocco/Western Sahara: Investigate alleged torture of six detained Sahrawis

20:15 [The Nation] The New Pay-As-You-Go Landscape of American 'Democracy'

20:16 [CNET News] iTunes 11.0.3 update beefs up Miniplayer's album art

20:18 [Good] A Solar Pump Farmers in India Can Actually Afford

20:18 [The Hindu - News] The tale of Jiju Janardanan

20:18 [The Hindu - News] Phoney ‘faith healers’ on the loose in Hyderabad's Old City

20:18 [Fox News: politics] Senate committee approves 3 judicial nominees

20:19 [CNN: Money] Shares of Elon Musk's Solar City surge

20:22 [zero hedge] Bubble Mentality, Now Even In Germany

20:22 [The Hindu - News] Sreesanth puts IPL in a spot, fans in a fix

20:23 [] Australia Pushes for Far-Reaching Ban on 'Geoengineering'

20:23 [CNN: Money] New York probes fast food wage theft

20:23 [CNN: Money] The Elon Musk trade: Solar City surges

20:24 [BBC: Science & Environment] Astronaut: Space life 'too good not to share'

20:24 [BBC: Science & Environment] VIDEO: Hadfield on space experience

20:25 [CNET News] Dream Chaser space plane to begin NASA flight tests

20:25 [Guardian] Nigel Farage flees barrage of abuse from Edinburgh protesters

20:27 [Deutsche Welle] German shipping companies invest in protection from pirates

20:27 [Deutsche Welle] Category 1 Cyclone Masahen reaches Bangladesh

20:27 [The Onion] Report: World's Lone Non-Telepathic Individual Still Completely Unaware

20:28 [The Independent] Pretty pink dolls or naked angry blonde... role models vie at opening of Barbie Dream House

20:28 [The Independent] The 'real life Atlantis': Eerie new photographs capture first look at Villa Epceun - the Argentinian town that spent 25 years underwater

20:28 [The Independent] Sectarian violence on the rise as 50 die over two days in Iraq

20:28 [The Independent] US military forced to face ‘crisis’ over sexual assault cases

20:30 [AL JAZEERA] China warns EU against telecoms probe

20:30 [BBC: Science & Environment] Alien invaders wage 'biological war'

20:32 [Truthdig] British Psychologists Find Fault With DSM-V

20:33 [CNET News] Ways to hide applications in OS X

20:35 [msnbc: politics] Obama addresses AP scandal, says leaks can put people at risk

20:39 [The Hindu - News] Three major dam projects nearing completion

20:39 [The Hindu - Opinion] Looking beyond gold

20:40 [Slashdot] Linux is an Obvious Choice for Automating the Beer-Brewing Process (Video)

20:40 [Reuters: politics] Obama pushes Congress for more funding for embassy security

20:41 [The Hindu - News] Kiran pitches for more coal, gas

20:41 [CNET News] Facebook launches app for Google Glass

20:41 [CNN: Money] Stocks stuck in neutral following record highs

20:41 [Raw Story] Malaria parasite drives infected mosquitos to aggressively pursue human blood

20:41 [Raw Story] Russian police detain woman after finding bodies of newborn twins in freezer

20:41 [Raw Story] Rep. Cramer blames legalized abortion for school shootings

20:42 [OpEdNews] Israeli blood diamond agreement scuppered by BDS activists

20:42 [Telegraph] Christianity declining 50pc faster than thought - as one in 10 under-25s is a Muslim

20:43 [The Hindu - News] Vizag Port’s modernisation project approved

20:43 [The Independent] François Hollande calls for 'European political union' within two years

20:43 [The Independent] Michael Grigsby: Film-maker whose work gave a voice to the voiceless

20:43 [The Independent] Sir Terence Beckett: Head of Ford and the CBI who attacked the Conservatives over austerity

20:43 [The Independent] Alan Wood: Naval officer at Iwo Jima

20:43 [The Independent] Valtr Komarek: One of the velvet revolutionaries

20:43 [The Independent] Angry Scottish mob tells Ukip leader Nigel Farage to ‘go back to England’

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] Modi’s U-turn

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] UPA and 2014

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] IPL's continuing woes

20:43 [The Hindu - Opinion] Fighting cancer

20:45 [The Hindu - News] Azad discusses State affairs with Kiran, Botcha

20:45 [Voice of America] May 16, 2013

20:45 [msnbc: politics] Obama tries 'to separate issues in an attempt to solve problems'

20:45 [msnbc: politics] Female congressional leaders demand major changes to military sexual assault laws

20:46 [AlterNet] How Monsanto Is Using Cronies in Congress to Take Away States' Rights to Label Genetically Modified Foods

20:46 [AlterNet] The Fascinating Reasons Women Cheat

20:46 [CNN] Obama, Turkish prime minister discuss civil war in Syria

20:47 [The Hindu - News] Farmer dies as mobile phone catches fire

20:48 [Fox News] Don't Bring This on AA Flight

20:48 [Fox News] LeAnn's Sheer Dress Disaster

20:48 [CBC: politics] Keystone XL pipeline "needs to go ahead" Harper tells U.S.

20:48 [Reuters: politics] U.S. Senate confirms Ernest Moniz as Energy Secretary

20:50 [The Atlantic: International] Eurovision's Shady Connections to an Oppressive Regime in Uzbekistan

20:51 [Campaign For Liberty] VIDEO: Rep. Massie’s Special Order Floor Speech

20:52 [Truthout] When Basic Economic Theory Is Ignored, Disaster Will Follow

20:52 [OpEdNews] Seizing AP phone files a major abuse of power

20:52 [OpEdNews] Our Collective Shame

20:53 [The Hindu - Opinion] Wanted, an Afghan statesman

20:54 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why It Should Be Harder to Impeach a President

20:54 [Russia Today] US 10-year-old gets three years for plot to kill classmate

20:54 [Russia Today] Bahrain demonstrator jailed for insulting national flag

20:54 [CNN] Police arrest 2nd suspect in New Orleans Mother's Day shooting

20:54 [CNN] David Beckham: The devoted dad

20:55 [CBC: politics] Keystone XL pipeline 'needs to go ahead,' Harper tells U.S.

20:55 [CNN] 'Beverly Hills, 90210': Where are they now?

20:56 [Disinformation] The shit show that is Afghanistan, compliments of Vice: “We will survive. But they will be taking the war back to America!”

20:56 [Raw Story] Electric shocks to the brain may help humans solve math problems faster

20:57 [OpEdNews] The AP Seizures and the Frightening Web They've Uncovered

20:57 [msnbc: politics] Boehner asked to explain ‘jail’ remarks

20:57 [msnbc: politics] Obama pressed on IRS, AP during news conference

20:57 [The Hindu - News] Crisis looms in Hassan district as water-level in Hemavati dam dips

20:57 [The Hindu - News] 25 p.c. of out-of-school children never enrolled in schools: study

20:57 [Guardian] Saudi princes lose battle to keep court documents secret

20:58 [AL JAZEERA] Turkey PM and Obama discuss Syria

20:59 [The Independent] I might have been on LSD, says artist Peter Doig, but I definitely didn’t paint THAT

20:59 [The Independent] 180,000 children work as unpaid carers for relatives

20:59 [The Hindu - News] Siddaramaiah to form Ministry tomorrow

20:59 [CNET News] Opera settles secrets-theft suit against ex-employee

20:59 [CNET News] Twitter unveils Google Glass app

21:00 [zero hedge] What Happens When the Bond Bull Market Ends?

21:00 [zero hedge] Bill Gross: "We See Bubbles Everywhere"

21:01 [The Hindu - News] Get ready for Lok Sabha polls, Yeddyurappa exhorts workers

21:02 [OpEdNews] Fundamental IRS Change Called For

21:02 [msnbc: politics] Obama nominees move forward, but two face uncertain future on Senate floor

21:02 [] Tens of thousands of Haredim protest IDF draft

21:02 [Slate Magazine] It’s Scandal Season!

21:02 [Slate Magazine] Advertisement: The Week's Top IT Stories: 03/29

21:02 [Slate Magazine] Star Trek Into Darkness

21:03 [Financial Times] Saudi princes deny laundering claim

21:03 [Mother Jones] Corn on Hardball: What's Obama's Next Move On the IRS Scandal?

21:03 [The Hindu - News] Mopa airport: Ministers told to walk the talk

21:04 [Russia Today] Russian warships enter Mediterranean to form permanent task force

21:05 [Reuters] Bombers target markets, mosque in Iraq, 25 dead

21:06 [zero hedge] Santelli On The Reality Of The Rotten Heart Of Europe

21:06 [zero hedge] Doug Casey: The Virtues of Capitalism

21:07 [OpEdNews] No Koch News: A Movement to Unsubscribe

21:09 [Slashdot] LulzSec Hackers Sentenced To Short Prison Terms

21:10 [CNET News] Motorcycle with airplane engine makes a roaring racket

21:11 [Fox News: politics] Senate confirms physicist Moniz as energy chief

21:11 [Big Think] Folk Physics & Folk Psychology: Our Instinctual Talent for Not Walking Into Each Other

21:11 [Big Think] Handheld Version Of Military "Pain Ray" Being Developed

21:11 [Big Think] Seeing Through the Hype of Disruption

21:14 [CNN: Crime] Choreographer calls Michael Jackson 'a pedophile'

21:14 [CNN: Crime] 2nd arrest in Mother's Day shooting; $10M bail for 1st suspect

21:17 [CNN: Money] Debt ceiling: Treasury soon to start juggling act

21:18 [Good] C'mon, Ditch the Teacher's Manual and Bring Books to Life

21:18 [Reuters: politics] Obama vows to fix IRS as Tea Party rallies on Capitol Hill

21:19 [Russia Today] CIA approved AP report that triggered investigation

21:20 [CNN: Money] Google CEO Larry Page wants less tech squabbling

21:21 [CNN] Victims endure lives degraded by traffickers

21:21 [CNN] Undercover journalists trawl Manila's seedy red light district

21:21 [CNN: Crime] Death sentence for Jodi Arias?

21:22 [NPR] Swell Of Goodwill For First Medicare Chief Confirmed Since 2004

21:22 [NPR] U.S. Airlines Forecast a Sunnier Summer

21:23 [AlterNet] Arresting a Teen Girl for Dozing Off in Class? Why Normal Kid Behavior Is Treated As a Crime or Psychiatric Disorder

21:24 [CNN] Shadow threatens anti-trafficker's greatest moment

21:24 [AlterNet] The Surprising Reasons Why Women Cheat

21:24 [Topix Activism News] Vietnam sentences 2 students to 6 and 8 years in prison for distributing anti-China leaflets

21:26 [Disinformation] Robert Moss On How To Use Active Dreaming

21:26 [Raw Story] Palestinians can now order Kentucky Fried Chicken via tunnel to Egypt

21:27 [Deutsche Welle] Catherine Ashton visits Croatia ahead of its EU membership

21:29 [Telegraph] EU to block arming of Syrian rebels

21:29 [Telegraph] Syrians 'executed in cold blood' by al-Qaeda group

21:29 [Telegraph] British couple 'forced to play Russian Roulette by Spanish thieves'

21:29 [Telegraph] Nigel Farage barricaded in Scottish pub and rescued by police riot van

21:30 [Russia Today] Washington DC considers $250k insurance for gun owners

21:30 [The Independent] James Wharton profile: A young man in a hurry

21:31 [zero hedge] Fed Unleashes Another Taper Hint... Or Not

21:31 [Raw Story] Feminists stage protest against sexism at life-size Barbie Dreamhouse

21:32 [Truthdig] The Editor

21:32 [OpEdNews] It Wasn't Conservatives That Were Being Investigated by the IRS; It Was the Koch Brothers' Front Groups

21:32 [CNN: Politics] IRS leader ousted

21:33 [The Onion] Obama Supporter Has Perfectly Improbable Explanation Absolving President From Blame For Scandals

21:35 [CNN: Politics] CIA's Benghazi role underreported

21:35 [msnbc: politics] 'Of course it's our goal' to stop sexual assaults, says Hagel

21:35 [msnbc: politics] Obama denies knowledge of IRS report, resists calls for special counsel

21:36 [CNET News] Pebble improves its app communication skills

21:37 [Guardian] MP on Google tax avoidance scheme: 'I think that you do evil'

21:40 [The Hindu - News] High-speed corridor not feasible: Prashant Bhushan

21:40 [The Hindu - News] Seaplane project likely to take off on May 27

21:41 [CNN] U.S. lost track of two with known or suspected terror ties

21:41 [CNN] 11 killed in Baghdad, Kirkuk attacks

21:42 [msnbc: politics] Obama names acting IRS chief, denies knowledge of IRS report

21:42 [The Hindu - News] ‘Mega projects unsuitable for Kerala’

21:43 [Telegraph] Barack Obama publicly confronts trio of political scandals

21:43 [Telegraph] Carers putting their own health at risk, census shows

21:43 [Telegraph] Ann Clwyd review of hospital complaints finds 'shocking' neglect

21:44 [The Hindu - News] Trawling ban will be for 47 days: Minister

21:44 [The Hindu - News] Mega projects unsuitable for Kerala: Prashant Bhushan

21:45 [Russia Today] Monsanto CEO trashes company’s opponents over ‘elitism’

21:46 [The Independent] Judge declares taxman's 'political deal' with Goldman Sachs legal

21:46 [The Independent] Join Ryanair! See the world! But we're only paying you for nine months a year

21:46 [The Independent] 'Death contracts' could give terminally ill the right to die

21:46 [The Independent] Donald Macintyre's Sketch: Don't call a spade a spade – just dig a deeper hole

21:46 [The Hindu - News] Ministerial berth: Chennithala leaves it to high command

21:47 [NPR] From The Heart Of Egypt's Revolt, The Pulse Of Artistic Life

21:47 [NPR] Pope Francis Denounces 'Cult Of Money'

21:47 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Da Vinci Code author on writer's block

21:48 [Truthout] On the News With Thom Hartmann: US Retailers Are Refusing to Help Stop Slave Labor, and More

21:49 [Fox News] BIPARTISAN BACKLASH: Liberals Turn on Holder Over AP Records Grab

21:49 [Fox News] BENGHAZI EMAILS: Republicans Want More, Dems Say Case Closed

21:49 [Fox News] REBEL HORROR:Video Appears to Show Syrian Soldier Executions

21:50 [Reuters: politics] Obama names budget official Werfel as acting IRS head

21:50 [Reuters: politics] Obama picks temporary IRS head as Tea Party rallies on scandal

21:52 [Deutsche Welle] Nigerian army starts offensive against Islamists

21:52 [msnbc: politics] Obama responds to question of Nixon comparisons

21:52 [Electronic Intifada] Dutch probe sends warning to firms abetting Israel's crimes

21:52 [The Hindu - News] No blanket ban on arrests for Facebook posts, says SC

21:54 [AL JAZEERA] Obama names acting head of US tax agency

21:54 [Financial Times] Hollande goes on economic ‘offensive’

21:56 [Raw Story] Lawmakers demand civilian enforcement of military’s rape laws after scandals

21:57 [Truthdig] The False God of ‘Narrative’

21:57 [CNN] 'Days of Our Lives' actor allegedly sold cocaine from home

21:59 [Slashdot] Dust Devils Scour Surface of Mars

21:59 [Telegraph] Europe can survive without Britain, says François Hollande

22:00 [Voice of America] Boston Suspect: Bombing Was Retribution For US Actions

22:01 [The Nation] Cashing In On Breast Cancer Awareness

22:01 [zero hedge] "America, The Dependent"

22:01 [Disinformation] Jack Parsons — JPL, the Occult and L Ron Hubbard

22:01 [Raw Story] New Mexico Catholic school demands transgender male student wear female gown

22:02 [AL JAZEERA] Protests disrupt Barbie exhibition in Berlin

22:02 [Anarchist news] Austin Anarchist Micro Bookfair

22:02 [Anarchist news] Decolonization and the hybridized Diaspora

22:02 [] CIA head visits Israel to discuss Syria, Iran's nuclear program

22:03 [Mother Jones] The Psychology — And the Cynicism — Behind Austerity

22:05 [The Atlantic: National] Why Private Schools Are Dying Out

22:06 [straight] Vancouver's Twisted Twins tapped for The ABCs of Death 2

22:07 [NPR] Underground Tunnels Feed Gaza's Hankering For KFC

22:09 [msnbc: politics] Pentagon: 500 sex assault cases per week unreported in the military

22:09 [Guardian] Hi-de-Hi! star Paul Shane dies, aged 72

22:12 [Deutsche Welle] Cambodia sneaker workshop ceiling collapse kills 2

22:13 [The Hindu - News] ‘Pineapple republic’all set to go global

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Move to withdraw case against Mani sparks row

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Case against Ranjini Haridas

22:15 [The Hindu - News] Alternative routes planned to divert traffic during Kochi metro rail work

22:15 [CNET News] Caption this: Google's giant I/O robot hand

22:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'I longed for death': True cost of bravery

22:18 [Good] From 13-Year Old Skater to 14-Year Old Bride

22:18 [Good] Watch: Kid Falls on Skateboard, Kindness Ensues

22:18 [Reuters: politics] Senators hit snag on tech provisions in U.S. immigration bill

22:19 [Fox News] David Beckham to retire at end of soccer season

22:19 [Fox News] Internet celeb 'Kai' reportedly wanted in man's murder

22:19 [Fox News] Teen catches record 800-pound alligator in Texas- Fishing contest insists on lie detector test for winner

22:19 [Fox News] 15 killed, including 6 Americans, after car bomb hits NATO convoy in Afghanistan

22:19 [Fox News] Minnesota lakes reportedly contaminated with cocaine

22:19 [Fox News] Venezuela to import 50M rolls of toilet paper after gov't claims it's wiped out

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Expert panel moots insurance cover to secure investments

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Corruption in Bolgatty land scandal: activist

22:21 [The Hindu - News] Lawless Junction

22:21 [Big Think] Good Guys Can Finish First

22:22 [Voice of America] Bombers Target Iraqi Mosque and Markets, Killing at Least 25

22:22 [CNN: Money] Stocks skid following record highs

22:22 [NPR] A Small Shock To The System May Help Brain With Math

22:23 [The Hindu - News] Employability skills low among B.Tech. grads

22:24 [CNET News] What my disabled iPod Touch says about the state of Apple's customer service

22:25 [The Hindu - News] Beware, some hands that heal also hide a bad touch

22:26 [Raw Story] GOP Rep. proclaims love of ‘so-called gangsta rap’ and Public Enemy’s ‘conservative’ message

22:27 [The Hindu - News] ‘Cheat’ funds thrive on lax rules

22:27 [Guardian] Michael Gove: 'I'm a compassionate Tory'

22:28 [Fox News: politics] Watchdog: Witness protection lost track of 'known or suspected terrorists,' let others board planes

22:28 [Fox News: politics] Obama names new acting IRS commissioner

22:30 [Russia Today] ‘Political football’: Gitmo detainees ‘abandoned’ by US government

22:30 [CNET News] Google: Check out our new Glassware like Tumblr

22:31 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet nod for Rs. 6-lakh income criterion for creamy layer

22:31 [zero hedge] Tepper Topped

22:31 [Raw Story] GOP Rep. proclaims love of ‘so-called gangsta rap’ and Public Enemy’s ‘conservative message’

22:31 [Raw Story] LulzSec hackers get 20-32 month sentences for hacking Sony Pictures, CIA

22:32 [The Independent] Headteachers look to ease stress with Ofsted alternative

22:33 [The Hindu - News] It’s my mistake: Sreesanth

22:33 [CNET News] The 404 1271: Where we Carey on just fine with Yu (podcast)

22:33 [CNET News] UniKey Bluetooth door lock emerges as Kevo

22:34 [The Onion] The Onion Urges Barack Obama To Come Clean About The Basilisk Project

22:34 [The Onion] David Beckham Announces He’s A Quitter

22:34 [The Onion] American Voices: Venezuela Running Out Of Toilet Paper

22:37 [CNN] Internet celebrity hitchhiker with hatchet being sought in murder case

22:37 [The Hindu - News] Dravid express shock and concern

22:39 [The Hindu - News] Probe role of big sharks: BJP

22:39 [The Hindu - News] Rajasthan Royals sponsors in a spot

22:40 [CNN: Money] Dell earnings miss. Can Silver Lake walk away?

22:41 [The Hindu - News] It’s a case of cheating spectators, say legal experts

22:42 [CNN: Health] Your breast cancer questions

22:43 [NPR] Disabled Workers' Victory Exposes Risks To Most Vulnerable

22:43 [NPR] No More Smuggling: Many Cured Italian Meats Coming To America

22:43 [The Hindu - News] Deserted villa spotlights owner’s fall

22:44 [The Atlantic: Politics] Sympathy for a Thwarted Eric Cantor

22:45 [Russia Today] Vermont approves assisted suicide bill

22:45 [Telegraph] Dambusters medal snub 'disgraceful', says daughter of Barnes Wallis

22:45 [Telegraph] Electrical brain boost can make you better at maths

22:45 [Telegraph] Astronaut Chris Hadfield on returning home: 'we hit Earth like a car crash'

22:45 [Telegraph] Depression increases stroke risk in women

22:45 [Telegraph] Topless protester disrupts opening of Barbie Dreamhouse

22:45 [zero hedge] This Is What Happens When You Ask Too Many (Or The Wrong) Questions

22:46 [CNET News] Pinterest lets you pass pins on to friends

22:46 [straight] Why a Christy Clark victory just might rule out rapid transit to UBC

22:47 [OpEdNews] Obama Needs Congress to Close GTMO, but Not to Use Drones?

22:48 [The Hindu - News] Ministry calls for deterrent punishment

22:48 [The Hindu - News] Tip of the iceberg: Lalit Modi

22:48 [] Pentagon 'Rewrites Constitution' Affirming Endless War

22:48 [AL JAZEERA] US slams Japanese mayor's sex-slave comments

22:49 [straight] Fruit Camps 2013: Free bootcamps for queer men

22:49 [Reuters] Obama: U.S. preserves diplomatic, military options on Syria

22:50 [The Hindu - News] Spot-fixing’s foreign links to be probed

22:50 [The Hindu - News] Suspected bookie detained in Chennai

22:50 [The Hindu - News] A glimpse into the bookie-cricketer nexus

22:50 [Slashdot] Florida DOT Cuts Yellow Light Delay Ignoring Federal Guidelines, Citations Soar

22:51 [The Atlantic: International] How the Afghan Conflict Will Be Decided

22:52 [The Hindu - News] In 6 years, PM has become 8 years older

22:52 [] After one-year break, weekly protests to resume in East Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah

22:53 [NPR] Report: Problems At Justice Allowed Terrorist Suspects To Fly

22:54 [The Hindu - News] Amend Act to check chit fund frauds, says Dasgupta

22:54 [msnbc: politics] For Obama, follow through matters

22:54 [msnbc: politics] Obama plans to appoint new IRS acting commissioner

22:54 [msnbc: politics] Lewis says legislation grants survivors a voice

22:54 [The Hindu - Opinion] Unshrinking the kids

22:55 [CNN] Key lawmaker says IRS problems go beyond embattled chief

22:56 [The Hindu - News] India’s own goal on Dawood Ibrahim?

22:56 [Reuters: politics] Obama's environment, energy team nears completion with votes

22:58 [The Hindu - News] No ticket for persons with criminal record, says Rahul

22:58 [The Hindu - News] OMC’s directive on LPG supply to those having many connections

22:58 [Voice of America] Citizen Scientists Map Global Emissions

23:00 [The Hindu - News] U.P. told to file affidavit on control over probe agencies

23:01 [Telegraph] Syrian rebels call off Aleppo prison siege after troops throw inmates out window

23:01 [Disinformation] Words of Advice from William S. Burroughs

23:01 [Raw Story] Internet ‘hatchet hitchhiker’ wanted on murder charges in New Jersey

23:01 [Raw Story] Fresno crooks busted after butt dialing 9-1-1 during crime spree

23:02 [Deutsche Welle] Head of French bank's Russian unit arrested on bribery charges

23:02 [The Hindu - News] Now, Congress not averse to forming govt. in Jharkhand

23:02 [The Independent] Hi-de-Hi! actor Paul Shane dies aged 72

23:04 [The Hindu - News] Corporate expert favours region-specific solutions

23:04 [The Hindu - Opinion] Sharing the burden of going green

23:05 [CBC: politics] Brazeau wants Senate expenses issue aired in public

23:06 [CNN] Nadal survives scare at Rome Masters

23:06 [The Hindu - News] Badrinath temple reopened

23:08 [The Hindu - News] Release of A Garland of Memories to mark Ruskin Bond’s birthday

23:08 [AL JAZEERA] Google grilled over alleged UK tax avoidance

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] TV mistresses steam it up on the small screen

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] Remembering 'The Office'

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] '90210': Where are they now?

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] Robson calls Michael Jackson 'a pedophile'

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Days of Our Lives' actor allegedly sold cocaine from home

23:09 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Arrested Development' treats fans

23:10 [The Hindu - News] Ahmedabad architects to re-establish Nalanda University in Bihar

23:11 [zero hedge] JCPenney's Free Cash (Non) Flow

23:14 [Voice of America] Zambia Blocking Opposition Party Registration, Says Priest

23:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Team That Summited Everest Dosed Two Sherpas With Amphetamines

23:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] Why the New Google Maps Is the Most Honest Form of Cartography

23:14 [The Hindu - News] U.N. for political transition in Syria

23:15 [Fox News: politics] Second IRS official to leave amid tea party scandal

23:16 [The Hindu - News] Cameron’s authority challenged

23:16 [The Hindu - News] Obama embarrassed by IRS controversy

23:17 [Truthdig] ‘The Daily Show’: Stewart Slams Hypocrites Cheney and Rumsfeld

23:17 [Truthdig] The Problem With Obama’s Second Term

23:17 [Telegraph] Man who beat monkey to death to spend year in treatment

23:17 [Telegraph] Couple found dead in a suspected murder and suicide

23:17 [Reuters: politics] White says SEC not now writing political spending rule

23:18 [Good] D.C. Cab Commission to Rideshare Pioneers SideCar: You're Breaking the Law

23:18 [Good] Why Is New York Picking on Ride-Sharing Startups?

23:19 [CNET News] Larry Page's reality distortion field

23:19 [Sydney Morning Herald] Mothers, take note of this pair

23:21 [The Hindu - Opinion] In Sri Lanka, a new divide brings back old fears

23:21 [Big Think] Hacking Healthcare: How Technology is Making Us All Citizen Doctors

23:23 [NPR] Brazil Looks To Build A 10,000-Mile Virtual Fence

23:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Rafsanjani’s Presidential Bid Elicits Hope, Scorn

23:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] South Asia in Search of Coordinated Climate Policy

23:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Profits vs. Disaster in Arctic Meltdown

23:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Kyrgyz Officials Outline Restructuring Plan for Lucrative Gold Mine

23:24 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Theatre with a Political Edge in Kazakhstan

23:24 [The Hindu - News] Working hard on border tensions, says China

23:26 [CNN] Tools that tell you if you're legally drunk

23:26 [Raw Story] Putin to forego motorcades to work in favor of new Kremlin helipad

23:26 [The Hindu - News] China approves environment assessment of ‘tallest dam’

23:26 [CNN: Money] Another massive loss for J.C. Penney

23:27 [CNET News] Flip phones to flip for (roundup)

23:30 [Slashdot] Ubuntu Developers Revisit Replacing Firefox With Chromium

23:31 [Telegraph] Chancellor says proposal will have party's full support in Parliament

23:31 [Telegraph] Two-year-old brings test case against Scotland Yard

23:31 [Telegraph] Nimbys are enemies of social mobility, says Gove

23:31 [Telegraph] Maria Miller proposes review of civil partnerships

23:31 [Raw Story] Apple gave $10,000 gift card to man who downloaded the 50 billionth app from iTunes

23:34 [Guardian] Jon Cruddas: filling Labour's 'One Nation' policy blanks

23:35 [CNET News] Google e-mails money; Hangouts with ponies

23:37 [OpEdNews] A Dark, Very Troubling Period in America's History

23:38 [CNN: Technology] Yes, it's a cocktail-making robot bartender

23:38 [CNN] Texas teen bags state-record-sized alligator

23:40 [Russia Today] Pentagon plans to fight ‘War on Terror’ for another 20 years

23:41 [Campaign For Liberty] Quantitative Easing: Welfare for the Rich

23:42 [CBC: politics] Mulcair spoke to police about encounter with ex-Laval mayor

23:43 [msnbc: politics] Republicans' 'aggressive' letter to President Obama

23:43 [msnbc: politics] All the legislation that got sidelined by scandal

23:43 [msnbc: politics] On immigration, we need to 'bring people out of the shadows'

23:43 [msnbc: politics] Culture clashes can be helpful

23:43 [CNN: Politics] Key lawmaker says IRS problems go beyond embattled chief

23:43 [NPR] Why Is Psychiatry's New Manual So Much Like The Old One?

23:43 [CNET News] Trekify Bing by searching for 'beam me up'

23:43 [CNET News] PC slump hits Dell earnings

23:43 [CBC: politics] Nigel Wright has 'full confidence' of PM despite Duffy cheque

23:45 [CNET News] WebRTC fully operational in Firefox Beta

23:47 [CNN] CNN Student News Transcript - May 17, 2013

23:47 [CNN] NASCAR's 'Dick' Trickle dies of apparent self-inflicted wound

23:48 [Good] GOOD 100: Meet Marcin Jakubowski, Making Machines Work Smarter

23:50 [Russia Today] Syria not a bargaining chip in relations with West – Lavrov

23:52 [Guardian] Obama stays cautious on Syria after talks as Turkey presses for urgency

23:52 [Voice of America] Egyptian Sinai Engulfed in Post-Revolution Lawlessness

23:53 [Slate Magazine] How to Frame an Abortionist (VIDEO)

23:53 [] John Kerry’s upcoming Israel visit is fourth attempt to push stone up the hill

23:53 [NPR] Some Lawmakers Want Big-Budget Groups Included In IRS Debate

23:53 [NPR] Congress: Where Food Reforms Go To Die?

23:53 [] New Fracking Rules Show US Bowing to Industry

23:56 [Voice of America] Sudanese Foreign Minister to Visit Juba on Friday

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