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00:00 [Raw Story] Sen. Cornyn: Democrats trying to ‘score cheap political points’ with violence against women bill

00:01 [Slashdot] Startup Claims C-code To SoC In 8-16 Weeks

00:01 [Russia Today] The journalist: Homeland Security's top terrorist?

00:02 [Fox News: politics] Does Mitt's Mormonism matter? Recent comments raise questions over what role faith will play in 2012

00:06 [Raw Story] Bryan Fischer: Romney’s gay spokesman a security risk

00:06 [Russia Today] CIA site offline as Anonymous claims attack

00:12 [] Dow Chemical Reaps Rewards by Funding PBS' 'America Revealed'

00:14 [] Israel ministers to ask Supreme Court to postpone eviction of West Bank outpost

00:17 [CNN] Venezuela's Chavez responds to rumors of his death

00:20 [straight] 3:01 Pick Me Up: CKY

00:21 [ZDNET] All APIs are not created equal

00:22 [Deutsche Welle] Eintracht Frankfurt make sure of promotion to top tier,,15906030,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

00:23 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: Voters and the Culture Wars

00:25 [CNET News] FCC tracks wireless carriers that alert consumers of overages

00:26 [Reuters] AMR union to vote next week on proposal: sources

00:31 [Telegraph] George Zimmerman pleads not guilty to murdering Trayvon Martin

00:31 [Fox News: politics] Boehner: '1-in-3 chance' GOP could lose House

00:32 [CNN] Bo Xilai's 'party boy' son under scrutiny

00:36 [Raw Story] 7,000 workers strike at Brazil’s Amazon dam project

00:42 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Truce Between Salvadoran Gangs Brings Fragile Hope

00:46 [Slashdot] U.S. Suspends JEEP Aid

00:47 [Telegraph] French election: Brachay, the village that holds the clues to Marine Le Pen's success

00:48 [CNN] Florida city commission rejects police chief's resignation in Trayvon Martin case

00:49 [CNET News] LG Optimus M+ is a plus for MetroPCS users

00:49 [Fox News] In Trial Opening, Edwards Called 'Master Manipulator'

00:51 [Raw Story] Jimmy Carter warns against war with Iran

00:53 [CNET News] Motorola wins Xbox patent ruling

00:53 [OpEdNews] Romney's Borking Strategy

00:55 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Where’s The Crisis?

00:56 [Global Voices] Video: Mobile Phone Megaphone Project for Chinese Immigrants in the US

00:56 [Slate Magazine] Hang Up and Listen: The Humber Games Edition

01:00 [] Dimona-area sand mining could end destruction of Israel's endangered habitats

01:05 [zero hedge] On war in Europe

01:05 [Disinformation] When LSD Was Legal (And Cary Grant Was Tripping)

01:06 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Families of the ‘Disappeared' Go after DINA Secret Police in Chile

01:11 [CNET News] Okta aims to make cloud identity secure for the enterprise

01:13 [OpEdNews] Spectacular Day for Tenants, Rent Control & Eviction Protections in the Courts of Law

01:14 [The Independent] Former GCHQ head calls for greater surveillance of Facebook and Twitter

01:14 [CNN: Money] NETFLIX SHARES DROP 14%

01:16 [Raw Story] Karzai blocks Rep. Rohrabacher from Afghan visit: aide

01:19 [Telegraph] Anonymous hackers claim credit for CIA website going offline

01:20 [CNN] Winter returns with a vengeance in U.S. Northeast

01:21 [straight] Fan Expo Vancouver 2012: Star Trek: The Next Generation's Marina Sirtis and Michael Dorf

01:21 [Global Voices] Bulgaria: May Bicycle Parade

01:24 [CNN] CNN Student News Transcript - April 24, 2012

01:30 [AlterNet] Porn Lit: Why the S&M "50 Shades of Gray" Is Freaking Everyone Out

01:30 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] U.S.: New Steps by Obama to Curb Atrocities in Syria, Elsewhere

01:31 [Raw Story] Rahm: If it was up to Mitt Romney, we wouldn’t have an auto industry

01:31 [Slashdot] Company Accidentally Fires Entire Staff Via Email

01:32 [CNET News] Opposition grows to CISPA 'Big Brother' cybersecurity bill

01:33 [Telegraph] It's up to parents to protect children online, says Google

01:34 [CNN: Money] NETFLIX SHARES DROP 15%

01:35 [CNET News] Frogger Fifth Ave. dodges real-time traffic

01:36 [Truthdig] Lehman Brothers: We Let Them Get Away With It

01:45 [Fox News] Boehner: '1-in-3 Chance' GOP Could Lose House

01:47 [New York Times: politics] Rubio Joins Romney on the Trail, Fueling Speculation

01:52 [CNET News] Where IT is going: Cloud, mobile, and data

01:54 [ZDNET] IPv6: It's the end of the Internet as you know it, and I feel fine

02:01 [Raw Story] Major media companies lobbying against political ad transparency

02:01 [CNN] Priest's guilty plea throws wrinkle into Philadelphia sexual abuse trial

02:01 [BBC: Also in the news] Men charged over penguin 'prank'

02:01 [Slate Magazine] Mitt’s Foreign Policy Will Not Be Tweeted

02:06 [Slashdot] Google Ups Bug Bounty To $20,000

02:08 [OpEdNews] On Thin Ice

02:10 [Middle East Monitor] Khalid: Solidarity tent in support of hunger-striker

02:11 [Raw Story] George Zimmerman lawyer sorry for client’s Trayvon Martin apology

02:11 [CNET News] Sprint could have Motorola Photon 4G successor

02:15 [BBC: Education] 'Dark tourism' motives examined

02:18 [CNN] Peru approves first step toward extradition of Joran van der Sloot

02:18 [Pravda] Greek tsunami

02:30 [CNET News] ZTE aims high, hopes to sell 100 million smartphones by 2015

02:32 [Global Voices] Malaysia Prepares For Bersih 3.0 Sit-Down Protest

02:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'He can't just rip off people'


02:54 [CNN] In tears, Jennifer Hudson testifies at trial of man accused of killing her relatives

02:55 [CNET News] AT&T grabs another texting phone with LG Xpression

02:56 [CNN] Two men relate to same haunting specter -- Charles Manson

03:01 [Raw Story] Missouri GOP Senate candidate on VAWA: ‘Not sure what that is’

03:02 [Reuters] Nestle may sell part of Pfizer assets: report

03:08 [Deutsche Welle] Bombing raids on South Sudan raise fears of all-out war,,15906053,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

03:11 [CNET News] Did Facebook pay just $83M for that giant pile of IBM patents?

03:15 [CBC: politics] Alberta Votes | Live coverage

03:17 [CNN] Seacrest signs on to continue hosting 'American Idol'

03:18 [The Independent] Huhne’s partner denies allegations

03:21 [Raw Story] Pentagon offers budget compromise to placate states

03:22 [straight] Pop quiz: What is HUB: Your Cycling Connection?

03:32 [Russia Today] Israel punishes Palestinian hunger strikers by removing rights

03:35 [msnbc: politics] Gingrich hints he may drop from race


03:37 [ZDNET] Industry players pledge massive investments for 4G

03:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chandra Bhatnagar: Racial Profiling Redux

03:47 [Topix Activism News] The New Transnational Activism

03:47 [Moral Low Ground] North Carolina Judge Greg Weeks Throws Out Marcus Robinson Death Sentence Under State’s Racial Justice Act

03:50 [Fox News] Zimmerman in Hiding as Police Chief Survives Vote

03:51 [Raw Story] Panetta dismisses Iran claims on copying U.S. drone

03:51 [CNET News] 'Hurt Locker' makers file new suit against downloaders

03:56 [zero hedge] Weighing A Strip Club Tax While Municipalities Hit the Wall

03:56 [msnbc] Immigration from Mexico at standstill, report says

04:04 [OpEdNews] "Corrupt" Wal-Mart Seeks 159 Stores in NYC

04:05 [Slashdot] Dot-Word TLDs Further Delayed

04:06 [Sydney Morning Herald] Claire's legacy lives on

04:22 [straight] Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Awards: Flashpoint, Mark McKinney, and more

04:24 [CNN] Government's star witness leads off Edwards trial

04:26 [Reuters] Shares inch higher, capped by European political uncertainty

04:26 [CNET News] Athlete exposes alleged dirty e-mailer on Facebook

04:34 [ZDNET] Clear out with a nice 1.1 update (undo, no character cap, new themes)

04:35 [CNN] K-9s raise alarm while looking for signs of missing Arizona girl, 6

04:36 [zero hedge] Death of Crudubeeleetee

04:42 [msnbc] California voters to consider ending capital punishment

04:46 [Reuters] Hama shelling undermines Syria truce

04:51 [Raw Story] Robert Reich blasts Bill O’Reilly over ‘communist witch hunt’

05:04 [OpEdNews] U.S.'s Post-Afghanistan Counterinsurgency War: Colombia

05:15 [The Atlantic: Technology] Modern Media

05:19 [CBC: politics] Tory majority government projected in Alberta

05:23 [straight] No sign that B.C. NDP will follow in Ontario's footsteps and raise personal-income tax on rich

05:31 [New York Times: politics] Conservative Groups Spend Heavily in Senate Races

05:32 [CNET News] Google ups cash reward for being hacked

05:36 [zero hedge] Citi's Englander On What Can Go Wrong In The Next 11 Days?

05:37 [Russia Today] Manhattan judge denies motion to stop Twitter subpoena

05:40 [CNET News] New Flashback variant making the rounds

05:43 [AntiWar] Kurds And Turks Uneasy About Maliki; 12 Iraqis Killed in Attacks

05:43 [CNN] Bo scandal 'good' for China, expert says

05:44 [OpEdNews] How Liberty Was Lost

05:46 [Raw Story] California to vote on ending the death penalty

05:54 [Mother Jones] As the Economy Deteriorates, So Does Social Security

05:56 [AntiWar] How Think Tanks Think

06:00 [CNN] Baltimore police make 2nd arrest in man's beating, stripping

06:05 [Slashdot] Asteroid the 'Size of a Minivan' Exploded Over California

06:05 [ZDNET] McAfee boasts 'first' situational enterprise security manager

06:05 [CNN] Star witness continues Tuesday in Edwards trial

06:08 [Deutsche Welle] Obama targets Iran and Syria's hi-tech secret police,,15906110,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

06:10 [CNET News] Windows 8 'release preview' due in early April

06:12 [Russia Today] Manhattan judge denies motion to stop Twitter subpoena

06:14 [Fox News] City May Make Churches Host Gay Weddings

06:14 [Big Think] It's Time to Go on an Information Diet

06:18 [CNN] Expelled South African youth leader awaits appeal decision

06:23 [Sydney Morning Herald] A crowdsourced baby

06:31 [Raw Story] Maddow unveils ALEC’s replacement: The National Center for Public Policy

06:33 [Deutsche Welle] One good turn deserves another,,15905291,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

06:44 [CBC: politics] Albertans elect Tory majority government

07:02 [ZDNET] Google quintuples maximum bug bounty to $20,000

07:03 [CNN] Interest in Bo Xilai scandal bigger abroad than in China

07:09 [CNN] Romney prepared to solidify lead as five states hold primaries

07:15 [Telegraph] 'Bonfire of quangos' to save £1bn less than hoped, says watchdog

07:21 [Truthdig] Wal-Mart Bribery Scandal

07:23 [Deutsche Welle] Chaos ahead of Egypt's presidential elections,,15906061,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

07:25 [Reuters] Shares fall on European political uncertainty

07:26 [CNET News] Qualcomm chip in HTC One S is speed demon, says analyst

07:31 [Telegraph] US authorities discover human booby trap on popular hike trail

07:34 [AL JAZEERA] UN official says Syria ceasefire 'incomplete'

07:38 [Deutsche Welle] Jordanian journalist arrested over Royal Court allegations,,15906142,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

07:38 [AL JAZEERA] UN chief urges rival Sudans to hold dialogue

07:41 [Truthdig] Californians Will Decide in November Whether to Abolish the Death Penalty

07:44 [CNN] Ex-aide: Donor thought John Edwards would be America's 'savior'

07:46 [Fox News] Boehner: 'Work to Do' to Keep House

07:47 [Telegraph] SpaceX delays first private launch to International Space Station

07:54 [CNET News] Google splices home page with zipper-di-doodle

07:56 [] Carter warns against war with Iran

07:57 [Fox News: politics] California voters will get chance to repeal death penalty in November

07:57 [Topix Activism News] High court hears Arizona immigration dispute

08:00 [CNN] Pressure on Syrian regime heats up but cease-fire still 'incomplete'

08:07 [Russia Today] Market buzz: Digesting European turmoil

08:10 [Sydney Morning Herald] Posh flies into controversy

08:15 [CNN] In tears, Jennifer Hudson testifies at trial of man accused of killing her relatives

08:16 [Fox News: politics] House Democrats launch probe of alleged bribery at Walmart

08:17 [Telegraph] Arthritis 'postcode lottery of care'

08:22 [BBC: Entertainment] Hudson testifies at murder trial

08:24 [straight] Gwynne Dyer: Mr. Normal, Francois Hollande, speaks blunt truths about the markets

08:27 [] PM on reported Majdi Halabi deal: Israel will do everything to return its soldiers

08:31 [CNN] Baltimore police make second arrest in man's beating, stripping

08:31 [The Independent] Russell Brand to address MPs over drug addiction

08:31 [Infoshop] UK: Secret Police in Dock

08:33 [Telegraph] Torrential rain to soak Britain - but hosepipe ban will stay

08:35 [zero hedge] Miscellaneous Market Thoughts

08:41 [BBC: Health] Measles strategy misses targets

08:46 [The Independent] Home Secretary to face grilling over Qatada appeal

08:47 [Pravda] The auto-demolition of the church and society

08:49 [Telegraph] Debt crisis: live

08:50 [Pravda] Romney to win all five Republican primaries

08:54 [Amnesty International] Muslims discriminated against for demonstrating their faith

08:55 [BBC: Science & Environment] Ancient viruses thrive in our DNA

08:57 [] Israeli taxi driver stabbed in suspected terrorist attack

08:58 [New Statesman] Facebook profits dip

08:58 [CNN] SUVs, luxury cars dominate Beijing Auto Show

08:58 [Slashdot] Iran's Oil Industry Hit By Cyber Attacks

09:01 [AL JAZEERA] UN chief urges rival Sudans to hold dialogue

09:01 [AlterNet] Labor and Environmentalists Must Work Together to Build a Real Green Jobs Agenda

09:03 [ZDNET] Nike+ FuelBand: The wearable fitness computer

09:07 [Telegraph] Norway killer Anders Behring Breivik trial: day seven live

09:12 [Russia Today] War drums beat, but Israel ‘ill equipped’ for threats

09:15 [Spiegel] Disqualified Islamists: Egypt's Search for a Leader Plunges into Chaos,1518,829189,00.html#ref=rss

09:17 [Russia Today] Facebook: Ready, steady, IPO

09:20 [OpEdNews] Media Scoundrels Promote War on Syria

09:21 [CNN] Brazilian actor dies after accidental hanging in 'The Passion of the Christ' play

09:22 [Russia Today] Facebook 1Q profit down ahead of IPO

09:24 [Pravda] Pyongyang to conduct another nuclear test?

09:29 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Iceland Finds New Power in Farms

09:29 [Global Voices] Georgia: Concerns over Lazika development

09:33 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Armed Groups in Northern Mali Raping Women

09:33 [Deutsche Welle] AI slams European countries for anti-Muslim discrimination,,15906283,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

09:36 [Reuters] Euro, shares recover, debt sales eyed

09:42 [] Grand Prix State Terror

09:44 [Global Voices] Kazakhstan: Borat credited with tourism increase

09:46 [Fox News] House Democrats Probe Alleged Bribery at Wal-Mart

09:50 [The Independent] Major search under way for missing fisherman

09:53 [Telegraph] Israel legalises three West Bank settlement outposts

09:54 [CNN] Ex-officials from restive Chinese village expelled from Communist Party

09:58 [New Statesman] Austerity falters in the Eurozone

10:02 [Russia Today] Medvedev sums up results of his presidency

10:03 [CNN] Deion Sanders accuses estranged wife of assault, to press charges

10:10 [Telegraph] Leveson inquiry: James Murdoch to appear

10:12 [] Media Scoundrels Promote War on Syria

10:13 [Fox News: politics] Romney could shut out remaining GOP rivals in next primary round

10:14 [New Statesman] Will Boris speak out against "social cleansing"?

10:18 [CNN] Pressure on Syrian regime heats up, but cease-fire still 'incomplete'

10:23 [Deutsche Welle] German state must pay compensation to prisoners,,15906387,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

10:27 [] Hamas holds secret elections, picks Haniyeh as head of Gaza politburo

10:27 [Russia Today] Medvedev: Freedom is better than non-freedom

10:33 [CNN] Senegal in Olympics for first time after beating Oman in playoff

10:37 [Russia Today] ‘Liberalization turns simulation’ - Prokhorov

10:37 [Pravda] UN peace plan in Syria fails, deaths in Syrian uprising grow

10:38 [ZDNET] Facebook in the military: should we allow social network and Internet access for actively serving military personnel?

10:39 [The Independent] James Murdoch set to face Leveson Inquiry

10:44 [Telegraph] Royal Enfield Bullet enjoys Indian summer

10:45 [New Statesman] Opinionomics | 24 April 2012

10:48 [Fox News] Romney Primed to Shut Out Rivals?

10:50 [New Statesman] Other people's business, Tuesday 24 April

10:51 [ZDNET] Microsoft: Windows 8 'Release Preview' to land in June

10:52 [] East Jerusalem man, denied residency by Israel, effectively prisoner in own home

10:52 [Russia Today] NGO crackdown: Gagging democracy or national self-defense?

10:59 [Deutsche Welle] Belfast: 'The barriers are really a manifestation of people's fears',,15905256,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

10:59 [Slashdot] University of Minnesota Launches Review Project For Open Textbooks

11:02 [CBC: politics] Vic Toews’ Twitter attacker faces MPs today

11:02 [CNN] James Murdoch testifies in phone-hacking inquiry

11:05 [CNN] Israel legalizes 3 West Bank settlements, angering Palestinians

11:06 [Reuters] Stock index futures signal bounce; TI eyed

11:08 [Guardian] London council seeks to move benefit claimants from capital

11:09 [The Independent] Surprise rise in government borrowing in March

11:14 [Deutsche Welle] Facebook user numbers up but profits slide ahead of stock market debut,,15906405,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf


11:15 [Fox News] State Troopers, NFL Star Accused of NJ 'Death Race'

11:16 [New Statesman] Mensch calls for more tax subsidies for local press

11:19 [ZDNET] Google Drive: What it could mean for the cloud storage market

11:19 [Global Voices] Egypt: Time for Televised Presidential Debates?

11:24 [Pravda] Russian drones to fly in two years

11:32 [New Statesman] Fleet Street Blues settles with PR firm over Tulisa story

11:37 [New Statesman] Roulette in betting shops? It's all political spin

11:37 [] Amid elections, France's Jews debate support of rightist Le Pen

11:38 [Pravda] Doorways 'reset' human memory

11:39 [Deutsche Welle] Déjà-vu? A new exhibition questions art copies,,15906326,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:41 [The Independent] Hope from tragedy: Runner who died in marathon raises more than £300,000 for charity

11:42 [New Statesman] business financial service

11:47 [Russia Today] Holocaust T-shirt gets ‘yellow card’

11:49 [ZDNET] Apple's Q2 results: Are Qualcomm, iPhone 5 worries overblown?

11:57 [CNN] James Murdoch stands by phone-hacking denials

11:57 [New Statesman] Kickstarter raised almost $120m last year

12:04 [Telegraph] Twitter users mock 'keep it real' Cameron

12:06 [zero hedge] Summary Of Europe's Sovereign Bond Auctions

12:07 [Topix Activism News] Amnesty says Muslims in Europe face discrimination

12:11 [ZDNET] 7 high-tech giants make latest EPA green power leaders list

12:12 [The Independent] James Murdoch admits Max Mosley 'Nazi orgy' story failure at Leveson

12:12 [Slate Magazine] “Foundling”

12:12 [Russia Today] Asteroid mining: Orbital gas station in pipeline by 2020

12:13 [ZDNET] Netflix's European dilemma: Stick it out, expand, or go home?

12:16 [Fox News] Police Hunt Man After Wife, Daughter Found Shot Dead

12:18 [zero hedge] It Took The Bank Of Greece Only Three Weeks To Revise It 2012 GDP Forecast Even Lower

12:20 [Global Voices] Slovakia: Protest Against Construction Near Bratislava Castle

12:22 [Slate Magazine] The Goodbye

12:22 [Russia Today] New US spy service targets China and Iran

12:23 [New Statesman] Why has the coalition's aid bill been delayed again?

12:26 [Guardian] James Murdoch at the Leveson inquiry - live coverage

12:27 [Russia Today] North Korea ready for third nuclear test - report

12:30 [CNN] Attacks pick up in Syrian cities after U.N. monitors leave, opposition says

12:32 [Russia Today] Russia’s Olympic swimming team finalized

12:33 [New Statesman] Repsol may never get paid for YPF

12:34 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 24 April 2012

12:37 [BBC: Science & Environment] Ice satellite is 'powerful tool'

12:42 [ZDNET] MacBook Pro 2012 could feature Liquidmetal technology

12:43 [The Independent] Five men arrested in Luton in terrorism probe

12:45 [The Atlantic: Technology] Picture of the Day: NASA Tests Orion's Parachutes Over the Arizona Desert

12:46 [CNN] Historic ship Cutty Sark rises from ashes after $81 million restoration

12:48 [zero hedge] Overnight Sentiment: Quiet With A Chance Of Excess Volatility After Apple Reports

12:50 [CNN] The inside story of China's great political drama

12:50 [Good] People Are Awesome: Meet the Book Tank, a 'Weapon of Mass Instruction'

12:53 [] IDF base erects replica of infamous Auschwitz sign ahead of Holocaust Day

12:54 [Mother Jones] The War on Women: Sex-Trafficking Edition

12:54 [Reuters] James Murdoch's political ties face scrutiny

12:57 [Slate Magazine] The Conflict: How Modern Motherhood Undermines the Status of Women

12:58 [Spiegel] Islamists in Enemy Territory: The Missionary Zeal of Germany's Salafists,1518,829173,00.html#ref=rss

12:58 [The Independent] Spy's mother quits inquest

13:05 [The Atlantic: Technology] How Kony 2012's Big Event Fizzled Out

13:06 [zero hedge] On the Social Security 2012 Report to Congress

13:06 [Telegraph] Historical New York

13:07 [BBC: Education] Child X-rays 'cause for concern'

13:07 [Russia Today] Putin to step down as United Russia leader

13:08 [CNN: Technology] MTV hopes online game can energize youth vote

13:08 [ZDNET] Microsoft updates the public Windows 8 countdown calendar

13:10 [CNET News] Asteroid mining: Land grab in space

13:10 [BBC: Technology] Summer sneak preview of Windows 8

13:12 [Russia Today] Euro 2012 tickets design unveiled

13:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rabbi Aryeh Cohen: How I Became A 'Post-Zionist': Liberal Zionists Speak Out

13:14 [The Independent] Russell Brand tells MPs of drug battle

13:19 [New Statesman] Russell Brand speaks to MPs: in pictures

13:20 [Global Voices] Portugal: Citizens Prepare Peaceful Protests for April 25

13:20 [Telegraph] Heart Attack Grill lives up to its name as customer collapses

13:21 [Raw Story] James Murdoch faces UK press inquiry grilling

13:22 [Truthdig] The Devil We Don’t Know

13:22 [ZDNET] Google unzips homepage for inventive doodle

13:22 [Russia Today] The Queen not to look a Russian gift horse in the mouth

13:24 [Amnesty International] Speaking up from the slums

13:24 [New Statesman] Murdoch: I did discuss BSkyB bid with Cameron

13:25 [BBC: Entertainment] Sinead O'Connor scraps world tour

13:25 [CBC: politics] Vikileaks creator faces MPs today

13:25 [Reuters] Exclusive: North Korea's nuclear test ready "soon"

13:30 [CNN] MTV hopes online game can energize 2012 youth vote


13:32 [CNN] Muslims in Europe dogged by bias, Amnesty says

13:35 [msnbc] James Murdoch: I'd no reason to suspect wrongdoing

13:36 [zero hedge] How Much Bigger Can TARGET2 Imbalances Grow? Goldman Answers: "A Lot"


13:37 [Telegraph] Mary Beard hits back at AA Gill after he brands her 'too ugly for television'

13:37 [CNET News] Another strong quarter for AT&T as revenue, profits climb

13:40 [Fox News: politics] Obama takes on student loan costs, eyes young voters

13:41 [Raw Story] Facebook beefs up patent arsenal ahead of IPO

13:42 [ZDNET] NimbleTV launches subscription TV service that promises anytime viewing on any device

13:43 [CNN] Romney prepared to solidify lead as 5 states hold primaries

13:45 [The Independent] Spy inquest sees video of Gareth Williams' flat

13:51 [American Independent] Corporate and national security interests align in battle over CISPA

13:54 [CNN] James Murdoch stands by phone-hacking denials in new testimony

13:54 [Big Think] DC Lecture Tomorrow: Decoding Messages About Health, Fitness, and Happiness

13:56 [Raw Story] Amnesty International: Muslims in Europe face discrimination

13:56 [Spiegel] The World from Berlin: 'Berlin Is Running Out of Allies in Euro Crisis',1518,829440,00.html#ref=rss

13:59 [Financial Times] Hollande rails against ‘failing Europe’

14:00 [The Independent] James Murdoch discussed BSkyB with David Cameron, Leveson Inquiry hears

14:01 [Slashdot] Telcos Oppose Bill To Respect 4th Amendment

14:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] RJ: Richard (RJ) Eskow: The Bill Clinton Democrats: Attacking Social Security, Ignoring the Real Crisis

14:02 [Russia Today] Big weight kills bench press record holder

14:04 [CNET News] Google Docs upped to 5 GB of storage; hints at Google Drive

14:07 [Telegraph] Iran recalls diplomat to be 'dealt with' over Brazil groping scandal

14:11 [CNET News] Blame Netflix troubles on spotty streaming selection

14:11 [Raw Story] Energy guzzler Singapore boosts ‘green’ buildings


14:13 [Reuters: politics] Key witness to testify against former Senator Edwards

14:13 [] The top 8 headlines you may have missed / Haaretz Newsline, April 24

14:14 [Amnesty International] Sudan: No end to violence in Darfur: Arms supplies continue despite ongoing human rights violations

14:16 [The Independent] Two found guilty of Olympic money-laundering

14:22 [CNN] In veepstakes, women don't rate

14:22 [BBC: Technology] Google driving towards the cloud?

14:23 [Telegraph] Tiger Temple

14:24 [Big Think] Google to Outspend Banks & Big Tobacco in Lobbying

14:25 [CNN] Dark tourism bears witness to tragedy

14:27 [Slate Magazine] The Conflict: How Modern Motherhood Undermines the Status of Women

14:31 [Disinformation] A History Of Subversive Remix Videos

14:32 [Russia Today] China's arctic ambitions

14:34 [CNN] What if justices let states make immigration policy?

14:35 [zero hedge] The Day Austerity Died

14:39 [Telegraph] German artists under fire for guillotine sheep online poll

14:39 [Fox News: politics] Key witness in Edwards case could pose 'risk' for prosecution

14:40 [Global Voices] Mexico: Journalists Speak up in Documentary ‘Forced Silence’

14:41 [ZDNET] AT&T's Q1: iPhone still carries the team

14:44 [Slashdot] SpaceX Launch To International Space Station Delayed For Code Tweaks

14:44 [Big Think] Crowdfunding Platforms: an Opportunity for Teacherpreneurs?

14:46 [CNN] Blast rocks central Damascus

14:47 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] OP-ED: The Road Less Traveled

14:47 [The Independent] Guard saw Anders Breivik's bomb explode, court hears

14:51 [Raw Story] Sanford commissioners vote to reject police chief’s resignation

14:53 [The Atlantic: International] America's Third, Orwellian War: The 'Targeted Killing' Campaign

14:53 [CNN] Embassy: Top Yemeni militant killed in weekend airstrike

14:53 [Telegraph] Drug addiction - an illness not a crime, says Russell Brand

14:55 [Reuters] Putin steps down as United Russia party chief

14:55 [CNET News] China bureaucrat: iPad trademark belongs to Proview

14:58 [Russia Today] Opposition gets go-ahead for demos on Labor Day

14:58 [The Atlantic: International] Six Years Later, Kazakhstan Finally Comes Around to Borat

14:58 [CNET News] Nokia Lumia 710 and 800 getting Wi-Fi hotspot update

15:03 [The Independent] Tube strike 'will have big impact'

15:05 [zero hedge] News That Matters

15:05 [ZDNET] Windows 8 Consumer Preview vs. Windows 7: Benchmarked

15:07 [Guardian] Leveson inquiry: Hunt accused of giving News Corp special access over BSkyB bid

15:08 [] Obama: U.S. is steadfast in its commitment to Israel's security

15:12 [New Statesman] Labour should come to the Lib Dems' aid on Lords reform

15:13 [The Atlantic: International] Never Again? Obama's Big, Risky Plan for Preventing Global Atrocities

15:16 [OpEdNews] Belly Dancing and the Revelation of Truth

15:17 [msnbc: politics] Romney begins his pivot

15:18 [Russia Today] Jailed Tymoshenko goes on hunger strike

15:19 [Fox News] Manhunt for Husband After Act of 'Unbelievable Evil'

15:19 [Big Think] Vatican to American Nuns: Worry Less about the Poor, and More About Homosexuals and Blastulas

15:21 [Raw Story] Stewart: Being Romney’s VP is ‘a dare no one wants to take’

15:21 [OpEdNews] Rosa Luxemburg: "The Revolution Will "Raise Itself up Again Clashing,' and to Your Horror It Will Proclaim to the Sound

15:22 [CNET News] Netflix makes its way to the Sony Entertainment Network

15:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Civil Society Determined to Have an Impact on Río+20

15:26 [Slashdot] Australia's Largest Police Force Accused of Widespread Piracy

15:26 [Raw Story] Maddow: ‘I think Ron Paul just won Iowa’

15:26 [CNN: Travel] Great spots to drop off the grid

15:26 [OpEdNews] Will Bigotry Sabotage Republicans in the Election of 2012?

15:27 [straight] Sinclar Group Forest Products president expresses sorrow over explosion and fire at Lakeland Mills

15:29 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] KAZAKHSTAN: Rights Activists Urge Halt to Zhanaozen Trial amid Torture Claims

15:31 [OpEdNews] Bring Back the Golden Calf; Could it be that Pope Benedict's early experience as a Hitler Youth is revealing itself?

15:32 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Syria Seeks to Turn Annan Peace Proposal Into Surrender Document

15:32 [CNN] Somali rapper K'naan makes songs in the key of love

15:34 [The Independent] FSA to contact people listed in fraudsters' 'phone books'

15:36 [Disinformation] Ancient Virus DNA Thrives Inside Us

15:37 [CNN] Bradley Manning presses for dismissal of charges

15:41 [The Onion] [audio] Pope Lays Off 20 Cardinals

15:41 [Telegraph] Madeleine McCann detective positive case will be solved

15:44 [ZDNET] Are today's students truly 'tech savvy'?

15:47 [zero hedge] Case Shiller Misses Expectations, Unadjusted Home Prices Lowest In A Decade

15:48 [Russia Today] Just for jazz: Porn sounds leak out on the air

15:48 [Slashdot] Chasing Federal Government IT Stories the Old-Fashioned Way (Video)


15:51 [The Independent] Managers go as council pay is slashed

15:53 [Russia Today] Medvedev spoke as future PM – experts

15:53 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] KYRGYZSTAN: Moscow Vexed by Bishkek's Efforts to Play the Field

15:55 [Telegraph] Vladimir Putin quits as head of Russia's ruling party

15:56 [Raw Story] Colbert: Fox host Steve Doocy is ‘practicing journalism plus’

15:57 [American Independent] Jobs for Christians

16:00 [Sydney Morning Herald] Still missing Benjamin

16:01 [CNN] Iggy Pop announces album of mostly French covers

16:02 [The Atlantic: National] About Those Secret Service Prostitutes...

16:02 [ZDNET] Is Microsoft's Live Mesh on its way to the graveyard?

16:04 [Fox News: politics] Obama Brings Claims of GOP War on the Poor to Campus Campaign Swing; Senate Dems Play Dangerous Game on Immigration

16:06 [zero hedge] It's The FX Repatriation, Stupid

16:06 [Spiegel] Private 'Italo' Train: Italy Introduces Ferrari on Rails,1518,829474,00.html#ref=rss

16:08 [Russia Today] Russian military ‘wolf’ won't miss the hare

16:08 [Slashdot] C/C++ Back On Top of the Programming Heap?

16:08 [New Statesman] Is this the end for Jeremy Hunt?

16:10 [msnbc] Romney begins his pivot

16:10 [AL JAZEERA] S Sudan leader says Sudan has 'declared war'

16:11 [CNET News] Get an Ooma Telo home phone system for $109.99

16:11 [] Democracy Now!: “War is the Enemy of the Poor”: Cornel West and Tavis Smiley on Poverty, MLK, Election 2012

16:11 [Raw Story] Hugh Hefner: ‘Repressed conservatives’ waging ‘war against sex’

16:11 [Topix Activism News] Moldovan president refuses to sign castration law

16:18 [Russia Today] Russia’s football coach Advocaat lured back to Holland

16:21 [Voice of America] Panetta Hails Colombian Gains in Drug War

16:22 [ZDNET] Green shoots in Texas Instruments' first-quarter earnings

16:23 [New Statesman] How much does austerity hurt growth?

16:24 [CNN] Tommy John accepts role in baseball and medical history

16:25 [Mother Jones] Overthinking the Election

16:26 [CNN] Skype app for PS Vita announced

16:27 [straight] Alberta's Progressive Conservatives defeat Wildrose neocons led by Danielle Smith

16:27 [Telegraph] Syrian rebels target security officials as violence escalates

16:29 [Fox News: politics] Obama honors Los Angeles educator as teacher of the year

16:29 [Pravda] Gubernatorial elections to return to Russia this autumn

16:31 [Raw Story] Britain looks to bring ‘scientific authenticity’ to science fiction

16:31 [OpEdNews] Twitter Account & Messages Not Legally Yours According To Court

16:33 [The Atlantic: International] The Exclusive Club of Moral Authority: From Nick Kristof to Kony 2012

16:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rep. John Sarbanes: Sarbanes Calls on United States Government to Formally Recognize Armenian Genocide

16:35 [BuzzFlash] Controversial Right-Wing Think Tank Vows to Take Up ALEC Voter Suppression Work

16:36 [zero hedge] The US Has Finally Done It: Mexican Immigrants Become Emigrants

16:36 [CNET News] HTC: We'll rebound from dismal first quarter

16:36 [OpEdNews] Nick Turse: Memory Failure at the Pentagon

16:37 [Slate Magazine] Mad Men, Season 5

16:37 [The Independent] Eight academies given improvement notice

16:38 [Russia Today] Russian hackers get big slice of cyber crime billions

16:38 [The Atlantic: International] What China's Talking About: An Ominous Warning Against Rumors

16:40 [New Statesman] Sky News accidentally names Ched Evans rape victim

16:41 [The Onion] Al-Qaeda Claims U.S. Mass Transportation Infrastructure Must Drastically Improve Before Any Terrorist Attacks

16:43 [Russia Today] Car makers bank on luxury, high demand at Beijing Auto Show

16:44 [Deutsche Welle] Algeria opts for status quo rather than experimentation,,15907184,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

16:45 [Doctors Without Borders] [Press Release] Burkina Faso: Insufficient and Inadequate Support for 46,000 Malian Refugees

16:46 [Fox News] 2 NJ Troopers Suspended Amid 'Death Race' Probe

16:46 [CNET News] Nokia Lumia 900 white and cyan models out of stock at AT&T

16:46 [Disinformation] Defense Clandestine Service: Yet Another U.S. Spy Agency

16:47 [zero hedge] Ich Bin Ein Athener

16:47 [Reuters] March new home sales fall, February revised up sharply

16:48 [Slashdot] North Carolina Threatens To Shut Down Nutrition Blogger

16:48 [Spiegel] Hitler Back in Print: Bavaria Plans New Edition of 'Mein Kampf',1518,829513,00.html#ref=rss

16:49 [Big Think] Who Should Keep Kids from Porn: Parents or ISPs?

16:50 [The Progressive] Provoking an Incident in the Persian Gulf

16:51 [ZDNET] Join live Twitter chat on Big Data with U.S. CTO Todd Park

16:54 [Deutsche Welle] Greek economy is likely to contract beyond forecasts,,15907105,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf


16:56 [Good] One in Two College Grads Are Jobless or Underemployed

16:57 [CNN] How to minimize your child's medical radiation exposure

17:00 [Pravda] Scientists to unearth cemetery of mammoths in Russia's Yakutia

17:00 [Telegraph] 'Dull' is to twin with 'Boring'

17:00 [Fox News: politics] Boehner: Obama using politics of 'envy and division' in 2012 race

17:01 [Raw Story] How to argue with a Creationist

17:01 [ZDNET] Google once again selling unlocked Nexus devices, Galaxy Nexus just $399

17:01 [] In Germany, the Big Business of Doner Goes High Tech

17:01 [CNET News] Analyst: iPhone subsidy might be a killer, but it's here to stay

17:02 [The Nation] The Vatican's Latest Target in the War on Women: Nuns

17:06 [New Statesman] Web Only: the best of the blogs

17:07 [ZDNET] Microsoft talks Facebook for Windows Phone version 2.5

17:07 [Slate Magazine] The Great Divergence

17:08 [The Independent] GMB union welcomes £250 Wigan Council pay rise

17:12 [CNN] James Murdoch blames underlings in phone-hacking inquiry

17:13 [Russia Today] Car makers bank on luxury, high demand at Beijing Auto Show (PHOTOS)

17:13 [American Independent] Amid state funding plan, doubt over displaced WHP client care remains

17:14 [] Bringing the Truth About Drugs to Tampa Bay


17:16 [Telegraph] Gove: schoolchildren should be subjected to regular tests

17:17 [The Atlantic: National] How Can We Fix Transportation in America? Ask a Nine-Year-Old

17:17 [CNN] Railway station bomb kills 2 in Pakistan

17:17 [CNN: Entertainment] Seacrest to stay on 'Idol'

17:18 [Spiegel] Hazardous Chemical Mistaken For Amber: Two Hurt by WWII Phosphorus on German Beach,1518,829516,00.html#ref=rss

17:19 [Reuters] Home prices hint at stabilization, but sales fall

17:19 [Big Think] Testing, K...1...2...3...: Parents’ Options in the Age of the Bubble Sheet

17:21 [ZDNET] App synchs data between Constant Contact, CRM systems

17:22 [Slate Magazine] Slate Is Now Hiring a Web Producer

17:24 [The Independent] Jeremy Hunt 'secretly backed BSkyB bid'

17:25 [Mother Jones] Poll: Super-PACs Will Hurt Voter Turnout in 2012

17:26 [CNET News] Ice Cream Sandwich slated for slew of Samsung devices

17:26 [BuzzFlash] Bad Energy Policy Endangers Our Environment, but Big Money Endangers Our Entire Political Process

17:28 [CBC: politics] Vikileaks creator faces challenges committee's authority

17:28 [Spiegel] Growing Peril for Beachgoers: Two Hurt by WWII Phosphorus on German Shoreline,1518,829516,00.html#ref=rss

17:29 [] California Voters to Decide on Death Penalty

17:29 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Snowball fight' in Saturn ring

17:30 [Slashdot] Planetary Resources Confirms Plan To Mine Asteroids

17:31 [Raw Story] Former BitTorrent exec. among tech experts slamming ‘civil liberties violations’ in CISPA

17:32 [Telegraph] France election: François Hollande reaches out to far-Right

17:32 [CNN] The facts must decide Trayvon Martin case

17:35 [Caritas Internationalis] Goldman Environmental Prize goes to Caritas Philippnes director

17:36 [zero hedge] Europe's Risk-ually Transmitted Disease

17:36 [Raw Story] Bradley Manning lawyer says military ‘mishandled’ case as hearings continue

17:37 [ZDNET] Pinterest as a learning tool: Do the two compute?

17:37 [Slate Magazine] The Conflict: How Modern Motherhood Undermines the Status of Women

17:39 [] Israel commemorates fallen IDF soldiers on Memorial Day

17:39 [CNET News] Put your iPhone in a pellucid purse pocket

17:39 [New Statesman] Chart of the day: Deficit at £126bn in 2011/12

17:40 [The Independent] Bahraini MP spoke at London cooperative security seminar last month

17:41 [The Atlantic: Politics] Video of the Day: Deep-Dish Impact, or How Cain Would Fight Off Alien Attack

17:41 [ZDNET] Google selling Galaxy Nexus unlocked: Motorola phones next?

17:42 [] Turkey: In French Election, Ankara Rooting for Sarkozy Rival

17:42 [The Atlantic: National] Carnival of Chaos: New Orleans Anarchists Parade Without a Leader

17:43 [CNET News] Google's Andy Rubin dodges David Boies' bullets

17:44 [Deutsche Welle] BlogWatch: Pakistani media criticized for plane crash coverage,,15907590,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:46 [Telegraph] Indian stockbroker arrested for Bollywood murders link

17:46 [Spiegel] Picture This: Playing Soldiers,1518,829534,00.html#ref=rss

17:49 [CNN: Politics] Prosecution: Edwards 'made a choice to break the law'

17:49 [CBC: politics] Vic Toews divorce files in Liberal cabinet

17:50 [The Atlantic: Technology] Health Blogger Could Be Jailed for Giving Health Advice While Unlicensed

17:51 [Raw Story] Despite risks, sea-floor mine opens for business in Papua New Guinea

17:55 [Mother Jones] Why Wall Street Hates President Obama

17:56 [zero hedge] Guest Post: What Happens When All The Money Vanishes Into Thin Air?

17:56 [Spiegel] Hello Hara Kiri Kitty: Cartoon Figures Hit Rock Bottom in Berlin,1518,829476,00.html#ref=rss

18:00 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Q&A: Harnessing the African Information Renaissance

18:01 [Global Voices] Malaysia: Occupy Dataran Merdeka and Education Protests

18:02 [ZDNET] In bid to boost datacenter foothold, Dell debuts IT management tools

18:02 [Telegraph] Vince Cable rebuffed News Corp executives during BSkyB bid

18:02 [The Onion] Your Horoscopes - Week Of April 24, 2012

18:02 [Middle East Monitor] Khalid: Israeli authorities move prisoners into solitary confinement in bid to halt hunger strikes

18:04 [CNET News] AT&T eyes smaller spectrum acquisitions

18:04 [CNN] Boy Scouts feel a mother's wrath

18:05 [New Statesman] Alex Salmond: News Corp lobbyist

18:05 [Amnesty International] Bangladesh: Authorities must account for deaths amid spate of disappearances

18:05 [World Policy Institute] Juárez: A Story of Resilience

18:06 [Spiegel] Anders Breivik's World: How Sick Is Norway's Mass Murderer?,1518,829145,00.html#ref=rss

18:08 [Russia Today] Ex-spy chief sees need for bugging facebook and twitter

18:08 [CNN] Senegal drawn against Britain in Olympic football

18:09 [CNET News] Xbox 360: Freemium games' next frontier?

18:11 [The Independent] April showers to continue across UK

18:11 [Disinformation] Human Flesh Search Engines

18:11 [Slashdot] One In Five Macs Holds Malware — For Windows

18:12 [OpEdNews] Trickle-down Gulf Wreck-onomics

18:13 [AlterNet] New Pentagon spy agency to focus on Iran, China

18:14 [ZDNET] Free storage for you! Google Drive to arrive today

18:14 [AlterNet] Occupy v. Whole Foods? Activists Take Over Land Slated for Development and Start a Farm

18:17 [Pravda] Our youth and our collective responsibility

18:17 [Guardian] Jeremy Hunt faces calls to resign over BSkyB claims

18:18 [CNET News] How to manage file-in-use errors for OS X applications upgrades

18:18 [Russia Today] Pianist’s ‘atheist’ Tweet could spell jail

18:18 [Fox News] Judge Says 'No Shame' In Shirtless Photo Message

18:19 [CNN] Taming the lionfish: Florida fights back against invasive species

18:21 [Raw Story] FBI chief meets with Yemen president over Al-Qaeda threat

18:24 [] Anti-Choice 'Secret Hoax' Infiltrators Target Planned Parenthood

18:26 [The Independent] BSkyB takeover bid emails released

18:27 [Global Voices] Italy: Tragic Death of Piermario Morosini Shocks the Soccer World

18:27 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Autism Awareness Month 2012

18:28 [Russia Today] Mayoral runner-up calls off hunger strike

18:30 [CNN: Money] DON'T BLAME THE 1%

18:30 [The Onion] Study Finds No Logical Reason Why Planes Fly

18:32 [Global Voices] Botswana: Botswana Forerunner for MDG7

18:32 [CNET News] Google Drive: It's slick, integrated...and not exactly free

18:32 [The Atlantic: National] Sometimes the Life of a Journalist Is Just Too Glamorous

18:34 [Telegraph] Israel takes unprecedented step of legalising settler outposts

18:35 [zero hedge] Europe Green But Italy And Sub-Financials Underperforming

18:36 [ZDNET] Crowd scale, friction and the nature of the firm

18:37 [] The Disappearing Terrorists

18:37 [Fox News: politics] Grassley questions 'credibility' of White House review clearing staff in prostitution scandal

18:38 [Russia Today] Greg Gorman: Photographer playing psychiatrist

18:38 [ZDNET] A nail in Oracle's Java coffin - aka, "That's why Google hired Timothy Bray"

18:39 [CBC: politics] Vic Toews' divorce files in Liberal cabinet

18:41 [CNET News] Google exec: It's parents' job to protect kids from porn

18:42 [The Independent] Newham Council accused of 'social cleansing' after attempts to move poorest families

18:44 [New York Times: politics] Hello, Illinois? Rep. Tim Johnson Is on the Line

18:46 [Reuters] Home prices seeing some signs of stability

18:46 [msnbc] 'Permanent patients' make hospitals their home

18:46 [The Atlantic: Politics] Poll of the Day: Obama's Standing With Young Voters Improves

18:47 [Truthdig] Fewer Mexicans Entering U.S., More Leaving

18:48 [CNN] Imprisoned former Ukraine prime minister on hunger strike, alleging cell beating

18:48 [Telegraph] News Corp executive Frederic Michel's 'night of anxiety' with Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt in labour ward

18:49 [BBC: Technology] Google offers 1TB cloud storage

18:50 [Deutsche Welle] Outgoing Dutch premier asks for budget cut approval,,15907730,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

18:51 [Disinformation] North Korea’s Cafepress Shop

18:52 [CNN: Crime] The facts must decide the case

18:53 [Slashdot] Samsung TVs Can Be Hacked Into Endless Restart Loop

18:53 [CNET News] Verizon launches Global Data Package; $25 for 100MB of usage

18:55 [Mother Jones] What the US Military Doesn't Get About the Afghan War

18:55 [New Statesman] Political sketch: Filleting Murdoch fils

18:57 [The Independent] 'Mystery DNA' found in bag containing spy Gareth Williams

18:58 [CNN] Son's autism gives golf ace Ernie Els a grand ambition

19:00 [New Statesman] The price of sin (in the soft drink sense)

19:00 [The Atlantic: Technology] Why the Musical Instrument of the Future Might Be the 3D Camera

19:02 [Truthdig] John Nichols: The Power of the General Strike

19:03 [Russia Today] Expat boss opens factory founded by Peter the Great

19:04 [Telegraph] Leveson: James Murdoch emails to Frederic Michel on lobbying the Coalition

19:05 [zero hedge] A Front Page You Won't See In The US

19:07 [Mercy Corps] Making the law work for them

19:08 [Russia Today] LGBT spring: Pride parade and gay film fest to hit Moscow

19:10 [New Statesman] "Shared objectives", "illegal" briefings, and . . . Take That


19:16 [Reuters] US charges ex-BP engineer obstructed spill probe

19:16 [The Atlantic: Politics] Marco Rubio: George W. Bush 'Did a Fantastic Job'

19:17 [Global Voices] Zambia: Former VP's Death Highlights State of Local Hospitals

19:18 [Russia Today] Facelift for Pushkin: museum upgrade approved

19:20 [Big Think] Are Digital Devices Killing Conversation?

19:20 [Telegraph] Sketch: Jeremy Hunt, pom-pom queen

19:21 [Raw Story] Scientists find measles virus relative in bats, warn of possible human transmission

19:22 [CNN] Bradley Manning switches lawyers

19:23 [Slate Magazine] The Great Divergence

19:23 [Russia Today] IT crime officer caught red-handed with €100,000 bribe

19:24 [zero hedge] G-10 Macro Data Plunges To Worst In Six Months, Turns Negative

19:25 [Mother Jones] Nobody Really Cares about Political Predictions

19:26 [Reuters] U.S. charges ex-BP engineer obstructed spill probe

19:28 [The Independent] Justin Bieber reveals new 'mature' direction as Biebermania hits London

19:29 [straight] News for Youse: Non-supervillain billionaire consortium Planetary Resources plans asteroid-mining expedition

19:30 [The Atlantic: Technology] Interactive Marketing Gives You the Power ... to Design Sad Little Facebook Ads

19:31 [The Onion] [video] Obama's Approval Rating Down After Photos Surface Of Him Eating Big Sandwich All Alone

19:32 [The Atlantic: National] Television News And Accountability

19:35 [Big Think] The Multi-Billion Dollar Bet: Can 'Planetary Resources' Mine an Asteroid?

19:35 [Moral Low Ground] ‘The Moral High Ground’: Measure to Abolish California Death Penalty Qualifies for November Ballot

19:36 [CNN] Alleged armored truck shooter caught

19:36 [Slashdot] Google Drive Goes Live

19:36 [The Atlantic: Politics] Mitt Romney's Gay Spokesman: A Milestone in Republican Politics

19:37 [ZDNET] Trial: Eric Schmidt discusses Google-Sun negotiations for Android

19:37 [CNET News] Google Drive, SkyDrive, Dropbox? Heck, use 'em all!

19:38 [Russia Today] Welcome to the Jungle: States demand secrecy over meat filth and cruelty practices

19:39 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Brazilian Mining Giant under Fire for Deaths, Environmental Damage

19:39 [CNET News] Google's Eric Schmidt defends Android in court

19:41 [ZDNET] If you have something to hide from the government, don't use Google Drive

19:42 [zero hedge] Fraudclosure | Lender Processing Services (LPS) Internal Email Accidentally Leaked

19:44 [The Independent] Labour demands Jeremy Hunt resignation

19:47 [CBC: politics] Vikileaks creator fights back in face of Tory MP questions

19:47 [zero hedge] Apple Suffers Biggest Two-Week Drop In 39 Months

19:48 [Russia Today] Toddler Terrorist: TSA threatens lockdown over 4-year-old girl

19:49 [CNET News] Hackers turn MIT building into giant Tetris game

19:51 [Raw Story] Russell Brand to British parliament: Drug addiction should be treated like a disease

19:52 [CNN] First officer at murder scene testifies at Hudson trial

19:54 [] Groups to World Bank: Stop the Land Grabs!

19:55 [Deutsche Welle] Telekom fails to convince unions with pay rise offer,,15907838,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

19:56 [CNN] Patz probe a 33-year-long roller-coaster ride

19:57 [Global Voices] Ecuador: Local Creative Commons Chapter to Hold Event on World Intellectual Property Day

20:00 [Big Think] Could St. George's Day Save the Book Industry?

20:00 [The Independent] Questions for Rupert Murdoch

20:01 [The Onion] Opinion: You Look Like You Could Use Someone To Talk To On This 5-Hour Bus Ride (by Craig Severance)

20:02 [Truthdig] Death on the Border

20:03 [CNN] First criminal charges filed in BP oil spill

20:05 [ZDNET] What is Liquidmetal used for? (Gallery)

20:06 [BuzzFlash] Monsanto Is Bad for the Bees and Bad for Us

20:07 [Telegraph] French elections: the great debate, or debates?

20:10 [CNET News] Planetary Resources seeks to mine asteroids' riches

20:13 [CNN] London Marathon death: donations surge thanks to social media

20:15 [The Independent] James Murdoch and the BSkyB bid

20:16 [Good] At One Austin Restaurant, a Living Wage Doesn't Depend on Tips

20:16 [Reuters: politics] Money scheme "smelled wrong:" Senator Edwards's aide says

20:17 [zero hedge] Guest Post: What Data Can We Trust?

20:18 [CNET News] Barnes & Noble shipping GlowLight Nook ahead of schedule (full review)

20:18 [CNN] Hacking inquiry puts British minister in spotlight

20:18 [Slashdot] Harvard: Journals Too Expensive, Switch To Open Access

20:20 [The Progressive] Another Bogus Social Security Scare

20:21 [Raw Story] Attorney: Orthodox Jews charged with sex abuse should have their names protected

20:21 [ZDNET] Google Drive: Go anywhere you want (in our car)

20:23 [Slate Magazine] I’d Rather Eat at My Desk

20:23 [Telegraph] GM lamb with healthy fish fat on Chinese menu

20:23 [CNN] Council of Europe report criticizes Blatter in ISL corruption case

20:24 [] Peres at Memorial Day ceremony: IDF is stronger than ever

20:25 [Deutsche Welle] Annan to tell UN that Syria has not withdrawn weapons,,15907901,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

20:25 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] OP-ED: Nobel Laureates and Students Defending Human Rights, One Step at a Time

20:26 [Topix Activism News] Seattle police preparing to deploy drones

20:28 [CNN] Murray begins Barcelona bid with easy win

20:29 [straight] The Georgia Straight proudly sponsors Seva Canada’s 30th Anniversary

20:32 [OpEdNews] Why Anyone Should Care that Bill O'Reilly Calls Me A Communist

20:34 [CNN] Ex-aide testifies about call from Edwards' distraught mistress

20:35 [Red Pepper] Occupy Oakland: Whose streets? Our streets!

20:35 [zero hedge] Mad Cow Slaughters Cattle Bulls As Animal Spirits Doused

20:36 [ZDNET] Social business around the world

20:36 [BuzzFlash] The Middle Class Hasn't Disappeared. It's Just Sliding Toward the Bottom

20:36 [CNET News] The 404 1,039: Where we start back at one (podcast)

20:37 [] Kyrgyzstan: Russian Diplomat Sheds More Light on Bilateral Spat

20:37 [Slashdot] Firefox 12 Released — Introduces Silent, Chrome-like Updater

20:41 [The Atlantic: Politics] California Voters Should Abolish the Death Penalty in 2012

20:42 [Disinformation] Earliest Painting of Transvestite Uncovered in British Gallery

20:42 [ZDNET] Twitter accusers not above the law after rape victim name trends

20:46 [Fox News: politics] Edwards thought '1-in-3 chance' he was father of Rielle's unborn child, ex-aide testifies

20:48 [Russia Today] ‘Prototype’ quadrotor brings death and destruction from above (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

20:48 [CNN] U.N. official: Syria resuming violence as monitors leave

20:49 [CBC: politics] Bev Oda apologizes for swanky hotel stay

20:51 [Telegraph] Bavaria to release Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf

20:51 [Raw Story] Google joins ‘cloud’ data storage trend

20:52 [ZDNET] Will Google Drive get you to drop Dropbox?

20:53 [zero hedge] Tempting Tuesday - As Usual

20:55 [Fox News: politics] Senate rejects GOP bid to nullify union election rules

20:59 [Slashdot] Massive Methane Release In the Arctic Region

21:03 [CNN: Living] How to land a great summer job

21:03 [CNN] Texas grand jury indicts Sinaloa cartel leaders

21:04 [CNN] Romney, Obama in general election mode as 5 states hold primaries

21:05 [zero hedge] Security Experts: CISPA Not Needed, Would Do More Harm than Good

21:06 [CNN: Technology] Google launches 'Drive' cloud storage

21:10 [BBC: Technology] Google offers 16TB cloud storage

21:11 [Infoshop] Breaking with Consensus Reality

21:11 [Raw Story] SB 1070 author says infants can get IDs to prove they are ‘legal’

21:12 [OpEdNews] Trayvon vs. Tyrone: Why Racial Stories Are a Bad Idea

21:13 [Slate Magazine] Justice by the Numbers

21:13 [The Atlantic: International] North Korea Thanks Its Schoolchildren For Building Such Nice Rocket Tanks

21:17 [High Country News] When wolf-trapping goes viral

21:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Stacy Bare: Your Newest National Monument: Ft. Ord

21:19 [CNN] Mexican migration slows, but debate isn't over

21:20 [] The architect who pioneered the way Israel remembers its fallen soldiers

21:20 [ZDNET] Microsoft ups storage quotas, slashes add-on storage pricing for SharePoint Online

21:24 [CNET News] One in five Macs 'infected' with malware is inaccurate

21:25 [Big Think] The Moral Necessity of a Godless Existence

21:25 [Mother Jones] The Bishops' War on Women, Nuns, and...Paul Ryan?

21:26 [CNET News] Intel pushing for more Thunderbolt adoption

21:26 [Raw Story] California cow infected with mad cow disease

21:28 [CNN] FBI, police look into New Orleans Saints wiretapping claims

21:29 [Telegraph] Britain must find £900m in additional EU payments

21:30 [zero hedge] Now We Know Where All The Greek Bank Deposits Have Gone

21:30 [straight] Want to give a visitor to Vancouver the unvarnished truth?

21:34 [The Independent] James Murdoch's revenge

21:36 [msnbc] Wal-Mart creates global anti-bribery post

21:36 [ZDNET] AMD brings its latest Radeon 7000 graphics to laptops

21:37 [Disinformation] Occupy Protesters Attempt To Crash Wells Fargo Shareholder Meeting in San Francisco

21:39 [CNET News] Tor Books to drop DRM on entire catalog of e-books

21:42 [Slashdot] Should the FDA Assess Medical Device Defenses Against Hackers?

21:43 [Russia Today] Bahraini police disperse crowd of hunger striker’s supporters

21:46 [Financial Times] Hollande seeks wider EU fiscal pact

21:49 [ZDNET] Trial: Android chief on why Java was picked for Android

21:51 [Infoshop] Anarcho-Syndicalism and Principles of Urban Planning

21:59 [The Onion] Goalies Playing Prominent Role In NHL Playoffs

22:02 [Disinformation] One In Two College Graduates Are Jobless Or Underemployed

22:02 [] Azerbaijan: Baku Taking Potshots at Berlin

22:03 [CNET News] House hearing: U.S. now under cyber attack

22:07 [The Atlantic: National] Will the Supreme Court Uphold Arizona's Immigration Law?

22:08 [Russia Today] ‘Prototype’ quadrotor brings death and destruction from above

22:10 [CNN] Unnecessary prostate cancer screening remains common

22:11 [Telegraph] Britain 'must not rush for Afghanistan exit'

22:13 [Russia Today] 'Unbearably painful': Russia unveils heat ray to disperse crowds at war and at home

22:16 [The Atlantic: Politics] The 5 Best Lists of Things to Watch in Tonight's Primaries

22:17 [CNET News] Zombie-shooting targets ooze gore on impact

22:18 [Russia Today] Piracy vs Privacy: Obama may 'oppose' CISPA but still sign it like NDAA

22:21 [CNET News] Chrome for Android to come out of beta 'in weeks'

22:23 [Global Voices] Sri Lanka: Death Of Witness In Police Custody

22:25 [Pravda] NATO war games in the Arctic

22:26 [Raw Story] 1 billion face starvation worldwide if India, Pakistan unleash nukes: study

22:27 [OpEdNews] Social Security and Medicare: Behind the Numbers and the Spin

22:28 [Slashdot] Quantum Experiment Shows Effect Before Cause

22:29 [CNET News] Best portable Bluetooth speakers for less than $100

22:30 [straight] B.C. welfare rates need to go up right now

22:31 [Raw Story] Minnesota GOP warns of ‘consequences’ if college Republicans host anti-LGBT pastor

22:33 [Russia Today] See ya later, Santorum! Mitt Romney has his own war on porn

22:33 [The Atlantic: International] Peter Beinart and the Hamas Question

22:35 [] Israel's population stands at nearly 8 million on its 64th Independence Day

22:37 [Truthdig] An Open Letter to the Arizona State Legislature: Don’t Stop Now!

22:40 [zero hedge] Apple Beats, Guides Lower

22:40 [CNET News] Apple's earnings surprise: Strong iPhone sales

22:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Life lost, lives shattered

22:41 [ZDNET] Apple earnings, 2Q12: $39.2B revenue; 35.1M iPhones sold

22:42 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Debating Syria

22:45 [Big Think] Making a Resume for Today's Short Attention Spans

22:46 [CNN] Senators spar over possible White House link to Colombia scandal

22:47 [] Russia and Tajikistan Closer To Base Deal - But How Close?

22:50 [Fox News] White House Review of Sex Scandal Challenged

22:51 [Telegraph] Leveson Inquiry: Jeremy Hunt faces calls to resign over 'absolutely illegal' News Corp advice

22:53 [CNN: Politics] Romney: Extend lowered student loan rates

22:53 [Fox News: politics] Romney carefully returns to immigration issue as November election approaches

22:54 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] European Refugees Meet Austerity-Era Hostility

22:55 [CNN] Stand your ground law under scrutiny in domestic violence case

22:55 [Mother Jones] Does Chocolate Make You Thin?


22:56 [zero hedge] Apple Cash Hits $110 Billion, Up $12.6 Billion

22:56 [CNET News] What's the deal with Blu-ray players?

23:00 [CNN] Officers testify at Jennifer Hudson family murder trial

23:03 [Global Voices] Ecuador: Refugee Women and Girls Turning to Sex Work

23:05 [Deutsche Welle] A coffin for Chernobyl,,15907947,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

23:06 [ZDNET] Intel acquires Cray HPC interconnect technology

23:06 [Raw Story] Issa calls Obama admin. ‘the most corrupt government in history’

23:10 [Slashdot] Motorola Scores Patent Wins Over Microsoft, Apple

23:11 [CNET News] HTC Evo 4G LTE site now up for pre-order

23:12 [Disinformation] Is War Porn A Natural By-Product of War?

23:15 [Reuters: politics] Obama calls misbehaving Secret Service agents "knuckleheads"

23:16 [BBC: Technology] Apple doubles quarterly profits

23:18 [Slate Magazine] The Everything Drive

23:18 [Russia Today] Ten-man Chelsea edge Barca out of Champions League final

23:19 [Fox News] Fundraising Website for Zimmerman Shut Down

23:20 [CNN] Ten-man Chelsea stun Barcelona to reach final

23:22 [Truthdig] 3 Reasons You Should Vote for Truthdig

23:22 [Guardian] News Corp dossier appears to show contacts with minister over BSkyB bid

23:25 [CNN] Deion Sanders' wife released, wants 'fair shake' over charges

23:30 [New Statesman] Barcelona vs Chelsea: in pictures

23:31 [Topix Activism News] Algerian rights activist paints grim picture

23:31 [straight] Angela Grossmann: the Future Is Female shows little sign of change

23:33 [Russia Today] Jury fines Internet users $13.8 million - for being mean

23:33 [Global Voices] Turkey: Genocide commemoration in Istanbul

23:35 [CNN] Oakland college shooting suspect not eating in jail, saying he feels 'shame'

23:36 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Hidden Virtues of Our Old, Crackly, Barely Audible Sound Recordings

23:36 [Reuters: politics] Obama stresses own struggles paying student loans

23:36 [ZDNET] Juniper stabilizes in Q1, but Q2 profit outlook light

23:36 [Raw Story] Another ‘Heart Attack Grill’ customer falls ill

23:40 [CNN] Patz investigation a 33-year-long roller-coaster ride

23:41 [The Atlantic: Politics] Quote of the Day: Obama Wants to Slow-Jam the News

23:43 [Fox News: politics] Three more Secret Service agents out, two others cleared in prostitution scandal

23:46 [zero hedge] Biderman Bets Against A Better Europe

23:47 [CNET News] Apple 2nd quarter earnings: By the numbers

23:48 [Telegraph] John Edwards asked aide 'to claim paternity for his love to child to spare his dying wife'

23:48 [Slate Magazine] Marco Rubio Is This Year’s Sarah Palin

23:49 [CNN] South Africa's ANC expels youth leader

23:50 [The Progressive] Scott Walker’s Jobs Numbers Show GOP's Failure

23:51 [Raw Story] Rep. Hoyer predicts Democrats will regain House

23:53 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Legal Challenges Counter Plans for New Nuclear Reactors

23:54 [Slashdot] How Nearby Supernovae Affected Life On Earth

23:55 [CNN] CNN Student News Transcript - April 25, 2012

23:56 [CNET News] The Google Drive FAQ

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