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00:01 [CNN: Money] Price of stamps to go up 3 cents

00:02 [AlterNet] I Live In Uganda: A Country That Hates Gay People And Miniskirts

00:04 [straight] Polar Bear Swim 2014: New Year’s Day in Vancouver /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/shutterstock_145969469.jpg

00:06 [] More U.S. universities withdraw from ASA over academic boycott of Israel

00:15 [AlterNet] The New Great Power Game: Why Iran Is the Country to Watch in 2014

00:15 [Fox News] Admin offers help to those unable to meet ObamaCare sign-up deadline- Top 5 ObamaCare delays of 2013 - OPINION: Experimenting with health care- ObamaCare woes fuel Dem feud

00:18 [Truthdig] Leveling the Playing Field

00:18 [Truthdig] Edward Snowden’s Christmas Message to Be Broadcast

00:18 [Deutsche Welle] German companies invests billions in research

00:23 [Deutsche Welle] 'Thousands dead' in South Sudan as UN votes to send more peacekeepers

00:31 [CNN] Mom of pregnant woman on life support: Change the law

00:32 [Slashdot] Linux x32 ABI Not Catching Wind

00:35 [NPR] Pope Francis Preaches Message Of Love At Christmas Eve Mass

00:36 [] How should schools discuss gang rape with students? Israel daunted by challenge

00:40 [zero hedge] Will The Consumer Rise In 2014?

00:53 [Deutsche Welle] Pope Francis celebrates first Christmas Eve Mass

00:56 [CNN] Freed Pussy Riot rockers say they will continue to rock Russian system

00:57 [zero hedge] The Gold Rush Spreads From China And India To Saudi Arabia

01:02 [Raw Story] Imprisoned Pussy Riot members underwent daily ‘forced gynecological examinations’

01:02 [Disinformation] Black Santa Shot in the Back with Pellet Gun While News Crew Films

01:07 [CNN] Security Council OKs thousands more troops to South Sudan

01:08 [BBC: Science & Environment] Bloodhound Diary: 'Great' British engineering

01:08 [Truthdig] Santa Intrudes on Baby Jesus

01:11 [BBC: Science & Environment] Astronauts repair space station pump

01:11 [] Sderot’s long-awaited train station: access to the center and shelter from rockets

01:19 [Reuters] Storms wreak havoc in Britain, France on Christmas Eve

01:24 [Telegraph] We must tackle injustice, says Archbishop of Canterbury

01:27 [zero hedge] Peter Schiff On The Fed's Audacity

01:27 [Raw Story] Black drag dance troupe uninvited from Mobile, Alabama New Year’s festivities

01:32 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: How Long Will the Internet Remember Us?

01:36 [CNET News] Sherlock returns! Mini-episode grants fans early Xmas wish

01:41 [Reuters] U.N. sends more peacekeepers to South Sudan as violence spreads

01:43 [AntiWar] 30 Iraqi Killed, 44 Wounded As Arbaeen Holiday Ends

01:46 [CNN] Colorado issues first retail marijuana licenses

01:46 [Fox News] OPINIONThis Christmas, don't forget pastor jailed in Iran /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:47 [Fox News] San Fran bans wood burning on Christmas Eve- TODD STARNES: Ga. hospital bans Christmas carols- OPINION: 13 reasons why Santa is a conservative- Mom has Christmas wishes fulfilled 2 years after death

01:51 [Sydney Morning Herald] Woman stabbed on her way to Midnight Mass

01:56 [] Jerusalem patriarch’s Christmas Eve message: reconciliation and a just solution

01:58 [zero hedge] Risk And Reality In The US Economy

02:00 [CNN] Khodorkovsky lauds freed Pussy Riot rockers

02:03 [Deutsche Welle] Egyptian authorities arrest former PM Kandil

02:09 [CNN] Social media helps Maine mother scatters her son's ashes worldwide

02:21 [Unicef] Schoolchildren in Kenya take the fight against polio into their communities

02:23 [CNN] Appeals court: Utah ruling allowing same-sex marriages stands

02:36 [Anarchist news] New statement from Grand Jury Resister Jerry Koch

02:36 [Anarchist news] Anarchists infiltrated by at least four undercover police officers

02:36 [Anarchist news] Germany: Updates from the streets of Berlin, Hamburg and a few other places (Nov. 23 - Dec. 21)

02:36 [Anarchist news] Olympia Westside Sub Station Attacked

02:36 [Slashdot] Italy Approves 'Google Tax' On Internet Companies

02:36 [Voice of America] VOA News: South Sudan President Calls for End to Ethnic Violence

02:38 [Voice of America] VOA News: S. Sudan President Calls for End to Ethnic Violence

02:46 [Voice of America] Pope Celebrates Christmas Mass at Vatican, Urges Faithful to Shun Pride, Deceit

02:48 [Voice of America] Pope Francis: Amid Darkness in the World, Jesus Brings Light

02:50 [Fox News] Hugh Jackman's vanishing act

02:50 [Fox News] Best restaurants of 2013

02:50 [Fox News] Ben's botched 1st gig

02:51 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Geoffrey R. Stone: The NSA's Telephone Meta-data Program: Part I

02:56 [] Foreign firm looking to buy cyber-tracking startup NSO for up to $130m

02:57 [Raw Story] Pope Francis continues to preach reform at first Christmas mass

03:05 [CNN] Kanye West sued by former child star singer

03:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adam Goldberg: Eliot Spitzer's Marriage To Silda Wall Spitzer 'Has Come To An End'

03:12 [zero hedge] Bloomberg TV Anchor's Bitcoin Stolen On Primetime TV

03:19 [Fox News] Regulators approve hike in cost of first-class stamps

03:23 [CNN] Social media helps Maine mother scatter her son's ashes worldwide

03:27 [Topix Activism News] Syrian airstrikes kill at least 15 in Aleppo

03:28 [Telegraph] Queen: Prince George has brought renewed happiness and hope

03:32 [BBC: Health] 'Malaria shut down my body's organs'

03:44 [BBC: Science & Environment] Science and environment news highlights of 2013

03:45 [Fox News] TARGET DATA BREACHCompany warns of scams after massive account thefts /i/redes/icon-video.gif

03:45 [Fox News] OBAMACARE IRE Botched rollout splits Dems ahead of 2014 race /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

03:48 [BBC: Science & Environment] Nature's 12 days of Christmas

03:52 [Raw Story] New Hampshire firefighter pulls dying woman from vehicle only to realize she’s his daughter

03:56 [Voice of America] Sebastian Meyer: Young Egyptians Defy Politics, Weather to Practice Parkour

04:03 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:07 [The Hindu - News] UN Security Council reinforces troops in South Sudan

04:07 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

04:10 [CNN] Eliot Spitzer, wife announce end of marriage

04:22 [Fox News] OBAMACARE IRE Botched rollout splits Dems ahead of 2014 race /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

04:22 [Fox News] SUPREME COURT NEXT?Federal court denies Utah's bid to stop gay marriage /i/redes/icon-video.gif

04:23 [Fox News] San Fran bans wood burning on Christmas Eve- TODD STARNES: Colo. family's Christmas miracle- OPINION: 13 reasons why Santa is a conservative- Mom has Christmas wishes fulfilled 2 years after death

04:23 [Fox News] N. Korea leader reportedly drunk when ordering executions

04:23 [Fox News] Opposition grows over academics' Israel 'boycott'

04:24 [The Hindu - News] No rift between me and party: Vinod Kumar Binny

04:26 [Fox News: politics] Juan Williams: Snowden 'puts himself above everybody'

04:41 [Sydney Morning Herald] Antarctic tourist ship trapped by ice

04:52 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

04:56 [The Hindu - News] IIT-M remains tight-lipped over suspension of professor

04:56 [The Hindu - News] Music and its lovers in north Chennai

05:02 [Disinformation] Alfred Schnittke’s ‘Silent Night’

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Woman killed with a grinding stone in Chennai

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Hawkers evicted near Tambaram station

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Currency seized from Korean at Chennai airport

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Dry weather in Chennai for next three days

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Commuters grumble over mismanaged ATVMs

05:08 [Voice of America] NKorea's Kim: War Could Occur 'Without Any Prior Notice'

05:10 [NPR] Drummer Ricky Lawson, 59, Dies After Aneurism

05:12 [Sydney Morning Herald] All eyes on cinema's blockbuster season

05:12 [The Hindu - News] Power outages in Royapuram from Dec 26 to 28

05:15 [The Hindu - News] Not just artistes: Chennai Corporation School students too, serenade

05:16 [zero hedge] Herbalife: The Greater Fools Theory

05:25 [The Hindu - News] Kavuri announces slew of sops for Sircilla power loom weavers

05:27 [Raw Story] Happy Xmas (War on Christmas over). We lost.

05:30 [NPR] Ex-N.Y. Gov. Eliot Spitzer And Wife End Two-Decade Marriage

05:34 [Reuters] U.N. sends more peacekeepers to South Sudan as violence worsens

05:35 [The Hindu - News] Milind Deora tweets against rejection of Adarsh report

05:37 [Guardian] Teenager sets record for fastest trek from Antarctic coast to south pole

05:39 [The Hindu - News] Health Department targets 100per cent pulse polio coverage

05:45 [Slashdot] A Big Step Forward In Air Display and Interface Tech

05:46 [Fox News] Pope uses first Christmas Eve Mass as pontiff to highlight poor's plight /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

05:47 [The Hindu - News] Probe begins into Kejriwal’s fake birth certificate issue

05:47 [The Hindu - News] “God is light,” says Pope in first Christmas celebrations

05:48 [CNN: Entertainment] Three 6 Mafia rapper Lord Infamous dies at age 40

05:49 [The Hindu - News] Kamla Market is best police station, reveals survey

05:49 [Fox News: politics] Former NY gov Eliot Spitzer announces end of his marriage

05:59 [The Hindu - News] ‘Over 50 % of Adi Dravidar schools lack basic facilities’

05:59 [The Hindu - News] Delhi Metro marks 11th anniversary

06:01 [AntiWar] Bipartisan Budget Agreement Doesn’t Make Partisan Bickering Look So Bad

06:06 [Big Think] Finding Zen on Christmas

06:10 [CNN: Entertainment] "A Christmas Story:" Where are they now?

06:10 [CNN: Entertainment] Kanye West sued over 'Bound 2'

06:10 [CNN: Entertainment] Your favorite movies of 2013

06:10 [CNN: Entertainment] What to binge-watch this holiday

06:14 [Fox News] Pope uses first Christmas Eve Mass to highlight plight of the world's poor /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

06:30 [The Hindu - News] Junction improvement work near old Cauvery bridge after Pongal

06:36 [The Hindu - News] Bhavanis throng Indrakeeladri for ‘deeksha viramana’

06:39 [Deutsche Welle] Christmas in eastern Europe's Old Town squares

06:40 [The Hindu - News] NDMC centenary festival in full swing

06:46 [The Hindu - News] Vizag tourism poised to get a big boost

06:50 [The Hindu - News] A romantic comedy that puts the Walled City centre stage

06:50 [The Hindu - News] Another gang which shot sex videos to make a quick buck land in police net

06:52 [Fox News] Pope lauds Jesus' humble beginnings /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

06:54 [The Hindu - News] People’s assembly seeks changes in Telangana Bill

06:56 [Reuters] Exclusive: Target hackers stole encrypted bank PINs - source

07:00 [straight] MAWO against civil war at home and abroad /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/mawo.jpg

07:00 [straight] 30 years ago: Blue Oyster Cult & Aldo Nova play Vancouver, I get stuck with Nova /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/2006_-_The_Best_Of_Aldo_Nova.jpg

07:03 [The Hindu - News] Palani, Sabarimala padayatra pilgrims seek basic facilities

07:05 [The Hindu - News] No rift in AAP: Kejriwal

07:05 [The Hindu - News] Waste segregation at source cheaper, effective: expert

07:05 [The Hindu - News] Young man held on molestation charge

07:07 [The Hindu - News] Providing Aadhaar numbers not mandatory for school students

07:09 [The Hindu - News] Corporation to surrender 30 MLD water to TWAD Board

07:11 [The Hindu - News] District expects 20 per centhigher credit outlay next year

07:15 [The Hindu - News] Waste management plant makes neighbourhood life miserable

07:15 [The Hindu - News] Metro rail: Railway struggle committee to meet CM

07:20 [Telegraph] British to begin training Burmese military

07:20 [Telegraph] British troops spend last Christmas in Helmand

07:20 [Telegraph] Department for Transport spends £14,500 on calls to speaking clock and directory inquiries

07:20 [Telegraph] TV licence inspectors three times more likely to be attacked by a householder than an animal

07:21 [The Hindu - News] Efforts pay as placement rate of BU students improves

07:23 [The Hindu - News] Master plan made for vandalur zoo

07:25 [The Hindu - News] People from AP stranded in South Sudan

07:25 [The Hindu - News] Building owners in Kochi asked to file property tax returns before January 21

07:25 [The Hindu - News] Mangalore activists plan protest meet to seek action against extortion gang

07:25 [The Hindu - News] Another gang which shot sex videos to make a quick buck in police net

07:31 [The Hindu - News] Ballot sees Southern Railway staff saying yes to indefinite general strike

07:37 [Topix Activism News] Activists: Ruling on gays hurts HIV fight in India

07:37 [The Hindu - News] Moral policing: search on for three assaulters

07:37 [The Hindu - News] FACT to monetise assets to fund projects

07:41 [The Hindu - News] Good response from candidates to She Taxi enterprise in Kochi

07:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Doug Bandow: What I Wanted from Santa: He Didn't Deliver World Peace or Political Civility Again!

07:44 [Deutsche Welle] Suppressing the children of Egypt's revolution

07:47 [The Hindu - News] Fire services want to clear layouts of cracker units

07:47 [The Hindu - News] Udupi to get new Yatri Nivas

07:47 [The Hindu - News] Bogus billing found in eight ration shops

07:47 [The Hindu - News] 108 ambulance staff threaten stir

07:48 [Fox News] OPINION: This Christmas, don't forget American pastor jailed in Iran- Pastor's wife blasts Obama administration- VIDEO: 'We were abandoned'

07:51 [The Hindu - News] A quick response to tourists’ queries

07:51 [The Hindu - News] ‘Jallikattu’ organisers warned

07:51 [The Hindu - News] Maoists blow up office building in Malkangiri

07:53 [Voice of America] Thai PM Proposes Reform Council to Solve Deadlock

07:53 [Voice of America] Reuters: China to Re-examine Duties on U.S. Chicken After WTO Ruling

07:58 [The Hindu - News] Officials expect 108 per cent increase in rabi acreage

08:01 [Voice of America] VOA News: Thai PM Proposes Reform Council to Solve Deadlock

08:02 [The Hindu - News] Vijayakant’s dogs shine at Palakkad show

08:02 [The Hindu - News] Proposals to widen key junctions in Tripunithura

08:02 [Reuters] Turk economy minister resigns over graft probe, denies wrongdoing

08:04 [Sydney Morning Herald] Desperate search for young boys

08:09 [Voice of America] UN Adding Peacekeepers to South Sudan; Thousands Likely Dead

08:12 [Guardian] Antarctic expedition stranded as ship gets stuck in ice

08:16 [CNN] Firefighter finds his dying daughter in New Hampshire on Christmas Eve

08:21 [NPR] All Thousands Want For Christmas Is Electricity

08:22 [The Hindu - News] Swords recovered from near Marad

08:23 [Telegraph] Sprouts, turkey and furtive texting - how Christmas catches adulterers out

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Security stepped up in rural areas in Kozhikode

08:28 [The Hindu - News] Fitness test for youth brigade on Dec. 30

08:32 [The Hindu - News] Damage to manned crossings by vehicles worries railway officials

08:32 [Slashdot] Who's Selling Credit Cards From Target?

08:33 [Voice of America] VOA News: UN Adding Peacekeepers to South Sudan; Thousands Likely Dead

08:34 [The Hindu - News] Corporation urges State to review decision to close down Malaparamba Aided school

08:34 [The Hindu - News] ‘Fire and rescue department facing manpower shortage’

08:36 [The Hindu - News] ‘Empower panchayat heads to issue work order’

08:36 [The Hindu - News] AAP preparing to spread its wings in urban areas of Karnataka

08:37 [straight] Nicholas Ellan: A blueprint to take back COPE /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/VancouverCityHall-SH_2010_0_0.jpg

08:38 [Fox News: politics] San Francisco extends wood burning ban to Christmas Day

08:38 [straight] Janine Solanki: MAWO against civil war at home and abroad /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/mawo.jpg

08:38 [The Hindu - News] Maoists blow up govt building in Malkangiri

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Kala Jathas flagged off

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Drawing tourists to a sanctuary of endangered bat species

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Better facilities sought at Vellayil railway station

08:45 [Pravda] Why do Russians ignore laws?

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Be wary of BJP, says Raghavulu

08:48 [The Independent] UK weather: a white Christmas? No, but a wet one - as floods and power cuts dampen the festive spirit

08:49 [Voice of America] Turkish Officials Step Down Over Corruption Probe

08:53 [The Hindu - News] PDP leader Maudany shifted to hospital for eye surgery

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Now, mobile apps for fishermen

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Uncertainty over Thursday’s swearing-in ceremony

08:53 [The Hindu - News] Repco bank in expansion mode in State

08:53 [Reuters] Two Turkish ministers resign over corruption probe

08:57 [The Hindu - News] President's nod to AAP forming govt in Delhi

08:59 [The Hindu - News] Shivarudrappa’s contribution to Kannada literature lauded

08:59 [The Hindu - News] Play key role in civic matters, residents told

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Tough task for police

09:03 [The Hindu - News] Repairs to Yeleru canal almost complete

09:03 [The Hindu - News] A hearty celebration

09:03 [The Hindu - News] No coalition, understanding with Congress: AAP

09:03 [The Hindu - News] DGMOs to make hotline “more effective”

09:05 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Michael Winship: Campaign Cash Rules Drown in the Bathtub

09:09 [Voice of America] VOA News: Turkish Officials Step Down Over Corruption Probe

09:09 [The Hindu - News] Lean Christmas for beef traders

09:09 [The Hindu - News] New railway zone now a political decision, says Purandeswari

09:11 [CNET News] Cameras and camcorders: Slimmer pickings at CES 2014?

09:13 [The Hindu - News] KASH tag for Parassala hospital

09:15 [CNN] Turkish ministers resign in anti-corruption sweep

09:19 [The Independent] Archbishop Justin prays for Middle East Christians 'who suffer for their faith'

09:20 [Pravda] Scientific magazines hinder development of science

09:21 [Sydney Morning Herald] Corby parole bid receives boost

09:25 [straight] Homeless in Vancouver: Where's a bike thief when we need one? /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/bike-locked-01.jpg

09:25 [Telegraph] The magic of Christmas at the museum

09:26 [NPR] What's In Store For Commuting's Future? (Hint: There's Hope)

09:26 [NPR] How House Speaker Boehner Survived A Roller-Coaster Year

09:26 [NPR] Detroit Needs Money. Can A 'Grand Bargain' Save The City's Art?

09:26 [NPR] Why We Hold Tight To Our Family's Holiday Food Traditions

09:26 [NPR] No Rest For Ye Merry NBA Players This Christmas

09:32 [Reuters] Two Turkish ministers quit after sons held in graft scandal

09:37 [CNN] UPS backlog means missing gifts under Christmas tree for some

09:45 [Fox News] One family's happy, healthy holiday /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

09:50 [The Hindu - News] Oxford University to join Pattanam excavations

09:50 [Pravda] Freedom of Speech: An "Endangered Species"

09:53 [Guardian] Half a million face Christmas without power in north-east US and Canada

09:54 [The Hindu - News] Kerala Science Congress to focus on ‘tradition’

10:02 [CNN] U.S. Embassy in Kabul comes under 'indirect fire'; no injuries

10:04 [Deutsche Welle] Russia's opposition doubtful of Putin's mercy

10:06 [The Hindu - News] Congress high command seeks early candidate selection

10:06 [The Hindu - News] Modi pro-corporate, says Medha

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Shivarudrappa to be cremated on Thursday

10:10 [The Hindu - News] Kashmir fake encounter: Colonel, 5 others to face face court martial

10:11 [Telegraph] Bill de Blasion's daughter reveals struggle with drink and drugs

10:14 [The Hindu - News] State Kathakali award for Nelliyodu

10:14 [The Hindu - News] Dalai Lama recalls Nijalingappa’s kindness

10:18 [The Hindu - News] Naveen demands Rs. 3,160-cr. railway package for State

10:19 [Deutsche Welle] Two top Turkish ministers resign over Halkbank corruption probe

10:20 [The Hindu - News] Girl students take part in marathon on low child sex ratio

10:20 [The Hindu - News] Inter-ministerial team visits drought-affected villages in Karnataka

10:20 [The Hindu - News] Actor Dileep interrogated

10:21 [Voice of America] Reuters: Ukraine Expects Remaining $12 Billion of Russian Bailout in Early 2014

10:22 [Fox News] AFRICAN TRAGEDY UN official says thousands dead in S. Sudan fighting /i/redes/icon-video.gif

10:22 [Fox News] 'TIME FOR A MIRACLE' Judge orders Calif. teen off life support by Dec. 30

10:22 [Fox News] TODD STARNES VA hospital refuses cards saying 'Merry Christmas'

10:28 [The Hindu - News] Green thumbs up!

10:28 [The Hindu - News] Tight security in Kandhamal district for Christmas

10:28 [The Hindu - News] ‘A strong leader should replace Shivaram as DCC chairman’

10:28 [The Hindu - News] Kashmir fake encounter: Colonel, 5 others to face court martial

10:28 [The Hindu - News] Arvind Kejriwal to take oath on Dec 28

10:32 [Reuters] Thai PM unveils reform plan but protesters still threaten poll

10:32 [The Hindu - News] World’s biggest sand idol of Jesus on Puri beach

10:34 [Deutsche Welle] Star violinist Julia Fischer opens up on life and music

10:37 [CNN] Turkey resignations: corruption or fight with Islamic cleric in U.S.?

10:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Christmas court cheer has its limits

10:40 [Sydney Morning Herald] Wet weather fails to dampen Xmas spirits

10:49 [Guardian] Pope Francis ushers in first Christmas as pontiff with mass at St Peter's

10:49 [Reuters] Car bomb near church kills 14 in southern Baghdad: police, medics

10:52 [The Independent] Half a million without power this Christmas in US and Canada

10:55 [The Hindu - News] Central team visits drought-affected villages in Karnataka

10:57 [Telegraph] UN sends more peacekeepers to South Sudan after thousands killed

10:59 [CNN] 14 dead in Christmas Day attack on Iraq church

11:05 [The Hindu - News] No going back on support to AAP: Congress

11:07 [Voice of America] Car Bomb Kills 14 Outside Iraq Church

11:07 [The Hindu - News] Good Grief

11:08 [The Independent] In pictures: Christmas around the world

11:11 [The Hindu - News] Don’t spoil it for others

11:11 [Reuters] Christmas bomb attacks kill 20 in Baghdad's Christian areas

11:11 [Reuters] Japan PM close to deal on controversial U.S. base on Okinawa

11:13 [Telegraph] Pope ushers in his first Christmas at Vatican

11:13 [Telegraph] Taliban attack American embassy in Kabul on Christmas Day

11:13 [Telegraph] Weather: Floods force hundreds out of their homes on Christmas Day

11:15 [The Hindu - News] Bank on your passion

11:17 [The Hindu - News] Grand wonder auto

11:21 [Voice of America] VOA News: Car Bomb Kills 14 Outside Iraq Church

11:21 [The Hindu - News] Vivek Hebbar, Prakash Hegde in CBI custody in iron ore export case

11:21 [The Hindu - News] Spinning the right track

11:25 [The Hindu - News] Many still unaware of RTE provisions

11:27 [Guardian] Police investigate after elderly man is found dead in street in Stafford

11:30 [CNN] 18 dead in Christmas Day attacks near Iraq churches

11:31 [The Hindu - News] Turkish ministers resign over corruption probe

11:31 [The Hindu - News] Now, pay toll to use private road in Unity Building complex

11:36 [The Hindu - News] Kids’ day out

11:39 [The Independent] Christmas Eve spacewalk repairs broken cooling system at the International Space Station

11:39 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: Ballet dancers learn circus skills

11:39 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Investors hope for Happy Days

11:41 [Topix Activism News] Police watchdog under siege in Ukraine amid unrest

11:42 [The Hindu - News] Gabbar Singh’s legacy lives on in Ramanagaram

11:43 [Slashdot] Netflix: Non-'A' Players Unworthy of Jobs

11:46 [The Hindu - News] The best and only place to play?

11:46 [The Hindu - News] Seven days of excitement

11:48 [The Hindu - News] Thailand PM proposes ‘reform council’ to ease unrest

11:49 [Voice of America] Reuters: Japan's Abe Close to Deal on Controversial US Base on Okinawa

11:52 [The Hindu - News] The skim scam

11:54 [CNN] Bloodshed in oil-rich state in South Sudan continues

11:54 [The Independent] Man arrested after body found in Stafford on Christmas morning

11:55 [Fox News: politics] ObamaCare botch fuels Dem feud in Maryland

11:58 [The Hindu - News] What trended in the tech world

12:03 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for December 25, 2013 /files/WSAW1225-630.jpg

12:03 [Mother Jones] Believing You're God Doesn't Make You Too Crazy to Be Executed

12:04 [The Hindu - News] Action. Cut. Resumed digitally

12:05 [Voice of America] Bombs Targeting Christians Kill 20 in Iraq

12:06 [Big Think] What Dark Matter Reveals About the Structure of the Universe

12:06 [The Hindu - News] Return to the age of innocence

12:07 [CNN] Christmas Day attacks show security challenges in Iraq and Afghanistan

12:09 [Deutsche Welle] Rocket attack on US embassy in Afghanistan's capital

12:09 [Deutsche Welle] Christians targeted in Christmas day church bombing in Iraq

12:10 [The Hindu - News] The city never sleeps

12:11 [NPR] When Is Cinnamon Spice Not So Nice? The Great Danish Debate

12:15 [Pravda] European Union is a prison of nations, where Ukraine wants to be jailed

12:16 [Telegraph] Christians targeted in Christmas Day bombing at Baghdad church

12:17 [Voice of America] China Observes Mao's Birthday With Mixed Feelings

12:20 [The Hindu - News] BSF, Pak Rangers discuss ways to counter smuggling

12:20 [The Hindu - News] Suicide bomber behind Egypt police HQ blast

12:22 [The Hindu - News] 22 killed as blasts target church, Christian area in Baghdad

12:24 [Reuters] China unveils anti-graft plans, focus on protests, reforms

12:25 [The Independent] 19-year-old Parker Liautaud becomes youngest man to ski to the South Pole

12:25 [The Independent] Ten best Christmas films

12:29 [Reuters] Be peacemakers all, Pope says in first Christmas message

12:29 [Guardian] Christmas storms leave thousands of homes flooded or without power

12:31 [CNN] McDonald's on employee resources site: Not lovin' it

12:32 [Telegraph] Russia drops charges against 16 more Greenpeace activists

12:39 [The Hindu - News] US embassy in Kabul targeted by two rockets

12:41 [Voice of America] Pope Calls for Peace in South Sudan, Syria

12:44 [CNN] How to raise boys to be good men

12:45 [The Hindu - News] Snow-covered 'Christmas trees' in Gulmarg

12:46 [Guardian] Archbishop of Canterbury highlights plight of Middle East Christians

12:48 [Telegraph] Royal family arrives for Christmas service at Sandringham - but Prince George is left at home

12:53 [The Hindu - News] Half of Odisha’s iron ore mines lack clearance: panel

12:55 [CNN] Jacques Kallis set to retire from Test match cricket

12:56 [The Independent] UK Power Networks offers to pay for Christmas dinner after supplies cut off

12:56 [The Independent] Funeral of British prisoner Dr Abbas Khan found dead in Syria to take place on Boxing Day

12:56 [The Independent] Man killed in 'suspicious' incident on Christmas Eve

12:56 [The Independent] Prince George misses outing as Royal Family attended traditional Sandringham Christmas Day church service

12:57 [Raw Story] Who invented crossword puzzles?

12:57 [Raw Story] Scientists track retrovirus that’s wiped out 80 percent of the koala population in some areas

12:59 [The Hindu - News] UN denies report of mass grave in South Sudan

13:02 [Telegraph] Pope's Christmas wish: hope for a better world

13:02 [Raw Story] Tesla Motors updates software to prevent electrical disasters

13:02 [Raw Story] Raw Story’s top 10 villains of 2013

13:03 [Voice of America] Reuters: Be Peacemakers All, Pope Says in First Christmas Message

13:05 [The Hindu - News] Disability programme being used to reach out to the needy in border areas

13:05 [The Hindu - News] 37 killed as blasts target church, Christian area in Baghdad

13:06 [Big Think] Christmas is the Story of the Mammalian Contract

13:09 [Voice of America] Bombs Targeting Christians Kill 34 in Iraq

13:11 [CNET News] Pictures of innovation: A visual journey through 2013

13:12 [Raw Story] Four-star general screams at reporter working on Snowden documents

13:13 [The Hindu - News] Worshippers rejoice in Jesus' Bethlehem birthplace

13:15 [Slate Magazine] The Hidden Man of Christmas

13:15 [The Hindu - News] I am... R. Nagalakshmi — jasmine vendor

13:15 [The Hindu - News] Worshippers rejoice in Bethlehem on Christmas Day

13:17 [Voice of America] Reuters: Obama Lauds Returning Troops in Holiday Broadcast

13:18 [Fox News] A hopeful Christmas in Bethlehem /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

13:18 [Fox News] OBAMACARE STRIFE Botched rollout fuels feud between Maryland Dems /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

13:19 [The Hindu - News] ‘Gujarat govt. snooping extended to Karnataka’

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Exotic and exciting

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Snow-covered ‘Christmas trees’ in Gulmarg

13:19 [The Hindu - News] 3 Turkish ministers resign over corruption probe

13:21 [Voice of America] China Observes Mao's Birthday With Mixed Feelings

13:23 [The Hindu - News] Cong warns AAP against ‘witch-hunting’

13:27 [The Independent] Pope Francis hopes for a better world, peace for Syria and dignity for refugees fleeing misery and conflict in Christmas speech

13:27 [The Independent] Third Turkish minister resigns amid scandal

13:27 [The Independent] Microbiologist Zoe Gunning saved by her own hospital after car crash

13:27 [Raw Story] Spiderman stages a special performance for autistic fans

13:27 [Raw Story] Archbishop of Canterbury laments ‘massacred’ Middle East Christians in Christmas sermon

13:29 [CNN: Living] Coping with lost love during the holidays

13:29 [CNN: Living] Wanderers seek holiday home

13:29 [CNN: Living] Raising boys into good men

13:30 [Reuters] Erdogan challenged as three Turk ministers quit over scandal

13:33 [Mother Jones] Merry Christmas!

13:35 [CNN: Living] How to raise boys into respectful men

13:38 [The Hindu - News] Causes and conflicts 2013

13:42 [Guardian] Pope addresses first Christmas message to those hoping for better world

13:42 [Raw Story] Thousands of pilgrims bow before gold image of Mao Zedong to celebrate 120th anniversary of his birth

13:48 [Fox News: politics] Dems try changing subject with jobless benefits, wage bills – but are they needed?

13:52 [Raw Story] Putin says new post-Soviet economic union with Belarus and Kazakhstan ready for 2015 launch

13:53 [Reuters] Atheists, work with us for peace, Pope says on Christmas

13:53 [CNN] 'Peace on Earth' means Syria and Sudan, too, Pope says on Christmas

13:55 [Voice of America] Three Turkish Officials Resign Over Corruption Probe

13:56 [The Hindu - News] L’affaire, big stores and a small town

13:56 [The Hindu - News] Set to grow sky-high

13:56 [] Democracy Now!: "Ties That Bind": Tales of Love and Gratitude from the Past Decade with StoryCorps Founder Dave Isay

13:58 [Guardian] Bombs targeting Christians kill dozens in Baghdad

13:58 [The Independent] UN denies report of mass grave in South Sudan

14:00 [The Hindu - News] Trailblazers

14:02 [Raw Story] 85 percent of Chinese state media poll respondents say Mao Zedong’s achievements outweigh his mistakes

14:02 [Raw Story] Raw Story’s five biggest anti-LGBT A-holes of 2013

14:06 [Big Think] Why I Don't Follow Gandhi All the Way

14:08 [CNN] Opinion: Can't miss op-eds of 2013

14:08 [The Hindu - News] Trinamool set to fight LS polls in Kerala: Mukul

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Dal Khalsa wants Sukhbir summoned to Akal Takhat

14:12 [The Hindu - News] Pope’s Christmas wish: hope for a better world

14:13 [Voice of America] Reuters: Erdogan Challenged as 3 Turk Ministers Quit Over Scandal

14:14 [The Independent] Russia formally drops criminal cases against Arctic 30 Greenpeace activists

14:20 [Reuters] Russia drops charges against Greenpeace activists

14:20 [Reuters] Christmas bomb attacks kill 34 in Baghdad's Christian areas

14:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Benjamin Hart: U.S. Capitol Dome Begins 2-Year Renovation

14:22 [Guardian] Antarctic expedition scientists trapped in ice

14:23 [Fox News: politics] 2-year renovation starts for US Capitol dome

14:24 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Obama Christmas Address Encourages Americans To Help Those In Need

14:25 [The Hindu - News] Al-Qaeda-linked group claims Egypt police attack

14:29 [The Independent] British explorer Maria Leijerstam leads Christmas cycle race to the South Pole

14:29 [The Independent] Justin Bieber announces he is retiring from music on Twitter - and this time it's 'official'

14:33 [Slashdot] Google Sues Consortium Backed By Apple and Microsoft to Protect Android

14:33 [Fox News: politics] Wis. taxpayers spend $$ on empty buildings gov't refuses to sell to charter, private schools

14:36 [Voice of America] Israeli Civilian, Palestinian Girl Killed in Gaza Flare-Up

14:37 [Disinformation] Happy Saturnalia To All!

14:42 [Reuters] SoftBank in talks to acquire T-Mobile, discussing funding: sources

14:42 [Raw Story] U.S. Marines deployed to Uganda for evacuation of Americans from South Sudan

14:43 [The Hindu - News] India invited for Geneva II talks on Syria

14:45 [The Hindu - News] Instant messages

14:49 [The Hindu - News] Kejriwal asked to prove majority by Jan. 3

14:51 [NPR] Car Bomb Kills Dozens Near Church In Baghdad

14:55 [The Hindu - News] Peace demands daily commitment, says Pope

15:02 [Voice of America] Jihadist Group Claims Egypt Police Bombing

15:02 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Steve King Eats Reindeer For Christmas

15:03 [The Hindu - News] Notes on an icon

15:04 [Voice of America] South Sudan Gov't, Rebels Clash in Oil State

15:05 [Reuters] Erdogan defiant as three Turk ministers quit over scandal

15:07 [Raw Story] Scientists retracing the footsteps of 1911 Antarctic expedition trapped in ice

15:09 [Deutsche Welle] Pope Francis calls for peace in conflict zones in Christmas message

15:09 [Deutsche Welle] Ukraine activist and journalist Tetyana Chornovil beaten

15:11 [The Hindu - News] Illustrated story of our lives

15:13 [The Hindu - News] Unknowable universe

15:15 [The Hindu - News] AAP brings fear and cheer to Cong.

15:15 [The Hindu - News] Feast your eyes

15:16 [Slashdot] The Power of the Hoodie-Wearing C.E.O.

15:21 [Reuters] Erdogan defiant as three Turkey ministers quit over scandal

15:23 [Guardian] UK floods: more than 100 people evacuated as river bursts banks

15:24 [The Hindu - News] AAP brings fear and cheer to Congress

15:26 [The Hindu - News] Booking its place

15:28 [zero hedge] Target Hack Included PIN Numbers

15:28 [zero hedge] Edward Snowden's Alternative Christmas Message To The World

15:34 [Voice of America] VOA News: South Sudan Government, Rebels Clash in Oil State

15:37 [Telegraph] Royal family celebrate Christmas at Sandringham

15:38 [Reuters] Analysis: As Egypt hardliners gain, scope for conflict grows

15:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Utah Gay Marriage Battle Faces Long-Shot Chance Of Reaching Supreme Court

15:43 [CNN: Money] Record stock rally continues

15:43 [CNN: Money] 3 ways to get picture-perfect photos

15:46 [Fox News] CHANGING THE SUBJECT? Dems back to jobs playbook with wage, benefit bills /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

15:46 [Fox News] CHRISTMAS DAY ATTACK Bombs targeting Christians in Baghdad kill at least 37

15:46 [Fox News] Pope calls for peace and 'a better world' /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

15:49 [CNN: Entertainment] Your guide to Christmas Day marathons 2013

15:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jillian Berman: How To Make Sure You Actually Signed Up For Obamacare

15:51 [Topix Activism News] PETA enlists porn legend Ron Jeremy in struggle against experiments on rat penises

15:52 [Truthout] 1st Ammendment

15:52 [CNN] 8 very old sites in the New World

15:52 [CNN] Your guide to Christmas Day marathons 2013

15:53 [Pravda] Russia shows red flag to Georgia

15:56 [The Hindu - News] Care for your hair

15:56 [CNN] UPS backlog means missing Christmas gifts; Amazon responds

15:57 [CNN: Travel] 8 very old sites in the New World

15:57 [Truthout] Duck Dynasty

16:00 [The Hindu - News] Love in the air

16:01 [CNN: Living] The importance of 'Black Santa'

16:02 [The Independent] Christmas Day bombings in Baghdad kill 37

16:02 [Disinformation] Massachusetts Police Seize More Than 1,000 Bags Of “Obamacare” Heroin

16:04 [The Hindu - News] Mission accomplished

16:04 [The Hindu - News] Flavours without favours

16:07 [Reuters] Sinai-based group claims Egypt police compound bombing

16:10 [Deutsche Welle] Mao arrives in Capitalist China

16:10 [Slate Magazine] The Culture Gabfest “Abstract Nouns” Edition

16:10 [The Hindu - News] Free spirited yet anchored

16:15 [The Hindu - News] A matter of taste

16:15 [The Hindu - News] Home is where the haat is

16:15 [CNN: Health] Chopra: You can transform your biology

16:17 [CNN] Mullah Mohammed Omar Fast Facts

16:18 [Voice of America] Russia Drops Charges Against Greenpeace Activists

16:22 [Fox News] Pope calls for peace, a 'better world' /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

16:22 [Fox News] CHANGING THE SUBJECT? Dems return to jobs playbook with wage, aid bills /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

16:22 [] Court Rules U.S. Military Prisoners in Afghanistan Have No Rights /sites/

16:23 [Telegraph] In China, Chairman Mao still bigger than Jesus

16:25 [Slate Magazine] Longform’s Best Science and Tech Stories of 2013

16:27 [Slashdot] Why Don't Open Source Databases Use GPUs?

16:28 [Voice of America] Bombs Kill 35 in Baghdad Christian Area

16:30 [Deutsche Welle] Sino-Pakistani nuclear deal: A risky affair

16:31 [Guardian] South Sudan bishop calls for peace at cathedral that has become refuge

16:31 [NPR] U.S. Embassy In Kabul Hit By Indirect Fire

16:33 [Fox News: politics] Local courts reviving 'debtors' prison' for overdue fines, fees

16:33 [Truthout] Former Prosecutor Gets Arrested to See the Other Side of US Criminal Justice System

16:33 [The Hindu - News] Abiding faith

16:33 [The Hindu - News] Holiday, the Bollywood way

16:33 [The Independent] Nick Clegg's only personal feud is with Ed Balls

16:35 [The Hindu - News] Have food, will travel

16:36 [NPR] Pope's Christmas Wish: A Better World

16:37 [The Hindu - News] When the earth shook and walls crumbled - disasters across the world in 2013

16:37 [The Hindu - News] Turning the gaze inwards

16:38 [Truthout] Beyond Plan Colombia: Covert CIA Program Reveals Critical US Role in Killings of Rebel Leaders

16:39 [Telegraph] Bill de Blasio's daughter reveals struggle with drink and drugs

16:43 [zero hedge] Turkish Political Crisis Deepens As Three Cabinet Ministers Quit; Prime Minister Erdogan Urged To Resign

16:43 [Truthout] Ex-Rebel Leader Faces Ouster as Bogota Mayor After Longtime Advocacy of Reconciliation

16:52 [CBC: politics] Queen Elizabeth urges time for 'quiet reflection' in Christmas Day message

16:53 [Guardian] Funeral of British doctor who died in Syria to take place on Boxing Day

16:53 [Truthout] Laney's Christmas

16:53 [Telegraph] Biblical films experience Hollywood comeback

16:53 [Telegraph] Turkey PM faces resignation call as three ministers quit in corruption scandal

16:53 [Pravda] Naked woman ruins Christmas mass in Cologne's landmark cathedral

16:53 [Pravda] Russia to give Belarus $2bn loan in 2014

16:53 [Pravda] Tatarstan Airline to stop flying in 2014 after million-dollar fines

16:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: How House Speaker Boehner Survived A Roller-Coaster Year

17:02 [Reuters] Christmas bombings kill 34 in Iraq

17:03 [Truthout] Ninety-Nine Years Ago: A Pause in the War on Christmas

17:04 [Voice of America] Protests in Bangkok

17:04 [Slashdot] Whatever Happened To Sanford "Spamford" Wallace?

17:07 [Raw Story] Texas hospital forbids husband of brain-dead, pregnant wife to remove her from life support

17:08 [Pravda] Russia names most comfortable city

17:08 [Pravda] Russian spiritual and cultural center to appear in Paris

17:08 [Pravda] Russia accuses USA of violating bank secrecy

17:13 [CNN] NYPD searches for 'knockout' suspect in Brooklyn attack

17:20 [msnbc: politics] Never too early: New Year's resolutions for the 2016 crowd

17:24 [Truthout] Gilles Cohen-Tannoudji: "The History of Materiality Remounts the Time of the History of Matter"

17:25 [Deutsche Welle] Criminal charges dropped against 29 of the 'Arctic 30,' Greenpeace says

17:25 [Telegraph] Trouble in Goan paradise as Africans beaten and harassed

17:31 [NPR] Egypt Declares Muslim Brotherhood A Terrorist Group

17:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Health Care Law Divides Republican Rivals

17:34 [Truthout] Food Security Can Come in Tiny, Wiggly Packages

17:36 [The Independent] Queen reflects on year of Prince George's birth in Christmas message

17:42 [Telegraph] Australia's treatment of refugees is 'cruel and mean-spirited'

17:43 [zero hedge] "Day To Night" - 24 Hours Captured In A Single Frame: The Photo Gallery

17:43 [Guardian] Benefit payments for 32,000 not paid in time for Christmas

17:44 [CNN] Girl whose wish inspired mass Christmas carol celebration dies

17:46 [Voice of America] Reuters: Egyptian Government Designates Muslim Brotherhood as Terrorist Group

17:49 [Fox News: politics] Where are the scandal kings now?

17:49 [Truthout] On the Front Lines of Class War: Why the Fight for a Livable Wage Is Everyone's Fight

17:50 [CNN: Politics] Snowden delivers Christmas message

17:50 [CNN: Politics] Festivus writer: Paul is like Bob Hope

17:50 [CNN: Politics] Crowley: 2013 was full of political intrigue

17:51 [The Independent] Activist and journalist who organised pro-EU protests in Ukraine assaulted and hospitalised in separate incidents

17:52 [] Snowden's 'Alternative' Christmas Message: 'Together We Can End Mass Surveillance' /sites/

17:56 [Telegraph] Syria: Assad regime's barrel bombs kill more than 400, claim monitors

17:57 [Reuters] Turkey's Erdogan defiant as three cabinet members quit

17:58 [CNN] Firefighter finds his dying daughter in New Hampshire crash

18:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Edward Snowden's Christmas Message: 'Asking Is Always Cheaper Than Spying'

18:02 [Disinformation] Miracles: So What?

18:04 [Voice of America] Egypt Declares Muslim Brotherhood a Terrorist Group

18:04 [Truthout] In Post-Election Honduras, Challenges and Opportunities for the Resistance

18:09 [Truthout] Imagine if Everyday Were 9/11. For One Community in the US, It Is

18:12 [Guardian] Ancient burial box claimed to have earliest reference to Jesus

18:12 [Telegraph] Outrage in Ukraine after brutal attack on opposition reporter

18:12 [Telegraph] Egypt declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

18:15 [Truthout] Last Chance for Peace in Syria: Will Obama Sabotage the Geneva II Syria peace talks?

18:15 [Slashdot] ISS Coolant Pump Restarted After Successful Spacewalks

18:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Blumenthal: ACA Dates that Matter

18:22 [Fox News] 'THANK YOU. I LOVE YOU' Mother's Christmas wish granted 2 years after death

18:23 [] Israeli Air and Ground Assaults Pound Gaza /sites/

18:23 [The Onion] Cousins Meaner This Year

18:23 [The Hindu - News] Bhoomaiah death: is it a murder?

18:26 [zero hedge] An "Angry" Bart Chilton Shares His Parting Lesson From 30 Years In Washington

18:27 [CNN] Three men killed, two wounded in New Jersey shooting on Christmas

18:29 [The Hindu - News] 23HYMRM01-Santoshnagar murder

18:32 [Disinformation] Edward Snowden’s Alternative Christmas Message

18:33 [The Hindu - News] Actor Veena Malik weds

18:33 [The Hindu - News] Egypt names Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

18:34 [Guardian] Egypt declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

18:38 [CNN] Snowden sees ghost of Christmas future: mass surveillance

18:39 [The Hindu - News] Man promises toilet, wife agrees to return home

18:39 [The Hindu - News] China removes senior official

18:39 [The Hindu - News] Wikipedia debut at Kolkata Book Fair

18:39 [The Hindu - News] Kolkatans queue up for their piece of cake

18:39 [The Hindu - News] How murder was mistaken for accident?

18:41 [The Hindu - News] NCW for a separate law to protect trafficked women

18:42 [Raw Story] Watch Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul help a fan propose to his Breaking Bad-loving girlfriend

18:43 [The Hindu - News] Italy closing down Lampedusa immigrant holding centre

18:43 [The Hindu - News] Smart power meters are around the corner

18:43 [The Hindu - News] China removes senior official Dongsheng

18:48 [Voice of America] Calls for Peace in South Sudan as Army, Rebels Clash

18:49 [The Hindu - News] Registration fee up for various services

18:50 [Deutsche Welle] Egypt classifies Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist group

18:50 [Topix Activism News] Activists in Saudi Arabia describe 2013 as one of the worst years for human rights in kingdom

18:50 [Topix Activism News] Activists say 2013 dark year for Saudi rights

18:50 [Fox News] Pope prays for 'true peace' in the world /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

18:50 [Fox News] CHANGING THE SUBJECT? Dems back to job playbook with wage, aid bills /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

18:51 [CNET News] Snowden's Christmas message: Privacy counts

18:51 [Fox News] Egypt declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

18:51 [Fox News] Target warns of scams after massive security breach

18:51 [Fox News] Obamas thank troops, emphasize service in Christmas message

18:51 [Fox News] Bill to shift political convention funds to medical research gains steam

18:51 [Fox News] 3 Turkish Cabinet ministers resign over corruption probe

18:51 [Fox News] 2-year renovation starts for US Capitol dome

18:55 [The Hindu - News] Egypt declares Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

18:56 [zero hedge] Holiday Greetings From Ben Bernanke

18:56 [Guardian] Storms bring Christmas misery to southern England

18:57 [Raw Story] Judge sentences man who beat girlfriend to write ‘boys do not hit girls’ 5,000 times

18:57 [Reuters] South Sudan President Kiir urges end to tribal atrocities

19:02 [The Hindu - News] Dal Khalsa wants Akal Takht to summon Sukhbir

19:02 [The Hindu - News] Maoists destroy block office building in Malkangiri

19:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Gay Marriage's Next Frontier Is Far From Simple

19:08 [BBC: Health] New genetic clues for arthritis

19:08 [The Independent] Egypt names Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organisation

19:10 [BBC: Science & Environment] New genetic clues for arthritis

19:11 [Slashdot] Prime Minister Wiretapped — Vast Corruption Upending Turkey's Government

19:12 [Anarchist news] Announcing Inter Arma’s kick off

19:14 [The Hindu - News] Rape accused marries victim in jail

19:16 [The Hindu - News] Trainee pilot killed in crash in Madhya Pradesh

19:16 [Fox News] CHANGE THE SUBJECT? Dems back to job playbook with wage, benefit bills /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

19:16 [Fox News] BROTHERHOOD BANNED Egypt declares Muslim group a terrorist organization

19:17 [NPR] Diabetes Gene Common In Latinos Has Ancient Roots

19:18 [Truthdig] Why Girls Mature Faster Than Boys

19:20 [The Hindu - News] Celebrating the magic of ‘Sufiana kalam’

19:24 [The Independent] Pensioner spends a merry Christmas after reply to ad

19:26 [Voice of America] Ban Tells South Sudan: UN Stands With You

19:27 [The Progressive] 'Wolf of Wall Street' is One of Scorsese's Best Films

19:27 [Raw Story] Russia offers Kremlin-backed amnesty to Greenpeace activists as Sochi Olympics near

19:30 [The Hindu - News] 25hyrdp01-techies

19:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Alexandra Schuster: This Is What It's Like To Work Full Time And Still Be Poor

19:34 [The Hindu - News] Triple gold for star lifter Rahul

19:34 [The Hindu - News] For parties, going cyber is the mantra

19:35 [BBC: Science & Environment] Diabetes risk 'from Neanderthals'

19:36 [Reuters] Egypt designates Muslim Brotherhood as terrorist group

19:36 [BBC: Health] Diabetes risk 'from Neanderthals'

19:37 [Fox News: politics] Patchwork of ObamaCare insurance deadlines adds to confusion

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Vajpayee turns 89; PM, BJP leaders greet him

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Contempt notice to States for flouting number plates order

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Azad hopeful of clinical trials gathering pace

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Punjab initiates process to grant parole for former terrorists

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore film festival launch today

19:48 [Voice of America] December 25, 2013

19:50 [Deutsche Welle] The US in 2013 - from Snowden to storms to shutdown

19:50 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Penda D. Hair: The Top 5 Voting Rights Moments of 2013

19:51 [The Hindu - News] Two couples arrested for stealing in buses

19:51 [The Hindu - News] Seat occupancy ratio up in APSRTC buses

19:53 [The Hindu - News] Man ends life

19:55 [The Hindu - News] Forest staff to get weapons, training

19:55 [The Hindu - News] Sand lorry strike puts the brakes on construction

19:55 [The Independent] Constitutional monarchy: Real liberals should love the Royal Family too

19:55 [The Independent] UK weather: Tens of thousands left without power over Christmas after winter storms disrupt holiday plans

19:57 [The Progressive] I Signed Up for Obamacare and Saved $3,600

19:59 [Telegraph] Passengers stranded in Christmas travel nightmare

19:59 [CNN] Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky applies for Swiss visa

20:01 [The Hindu - News] The world and its concerns on screen

20:02 [The Onion] Relatives Gather From Across The Country To Stare Into Screens Together

20:02 [Slashdot] Snowden Gives Alternative Christmas Message On Channel 4

20:02 [Disinformation] The Psychedelic Christian Radio of Pastor John Rydgren

20:03 [The Hindu - News] City celebrates Christmas

20:05 [The Hindu - News] Congress sees backing to AAP as opportunity to check rise of BJP

20:05 [The Hindu - News] AAP all set to take the reins

20:05 [CNN: Crime] Judge: Girl is brain dead

20:05 [CNN: Crime] 3 killed, 2 hurt in bar shooting on Christmas

20:05 [CNN: Crime] Shoplifter triggers scare at mall

20:07 [NPR] In Christmas Message, Snowden Tells Britons 'Privacy Matters'

20:07 [The Hindu - News] How safe are roads in Bangalore?

20:08 [The Onion] Infographic: How People Around The World Celebrate Christmas

20:08 [The Hindu - Opinion] Unlearning undemocratic values

20:09 [CNET News] 'Capaldeyes' give you Peter Capaldi's 'Doctor Who' stare

20:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Foreign Adoptions Bill Unites Liberals, Conservatives Alike

20:11 [The Hindu - News] Vigil against child abuse

20:12 [The Hindu - Opinion] Wrong-footing the drug cartels

20:17 [The Hindu - News] Man who fled to Saudi Arabia after killing wife, arrested

20:17 [Fox News] 'EXTORTION RACKET' Courts revive 'debtors' prison' for overdue fees

20:17 [Fox News] BROTHERHOOD BANNED Egypt labels ousted leader's group a terror organization

20:17 [Fox News] 'THANK YOU. I LOVE YOU' Mother's Christmas wishes granted 2 years after death

20:18 [Fox News] Bomb attacks on Christians in Baghdad kill 37

20:19 [CNN] 18 immigrants die when their boat capsizes at Turks and Caicos

20:21 [The Hindu - News] Awaiting international recognition

20:21 [The Hindu - News] Girl still critical; Khader orders probe

20:21 [The Hindu - News] Court martial against six in Machhil case

20:23 [Truthdig] Why Are We in Afghanistan?

20:23 [Truthdig] Obama Coal

20:24 [The Hindu - Opinion] Let the dialogue begin

20:25 [The Hindu - News] Order today on Zakia’s plea in Modi case

20:25 [The Hindu - News] As cyber attacks rise, government sounds alert

20:26 [zero hedge] BaRRaCK OBoZo ALTERNaTe CHRiSTMaS MeSSaGE...

20:26 [The Independent] Elephant Appeal: The Kenyan canine unit putting elephant poachers off the scent

20:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] Plight of the elderly

20:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] ‘Mission 272-plus’

20:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Road ahead for AAP

20:28 [The Hindu - Opinion] Diplomatic row

20:28 [CNN] Rep. Steve King tweets his Christmas reindeer meal

20:31 [Telegraph] Universities making 'unconditional offers' in race for top A-level students

20:31 [CNN] Utah. Gay marriage. Boy Scouts. Pizza. Say no more

20:36 [AntiWar] Baghdad Christians Targeted: 75 Killed, 141 Wounded

20:36 [The Hindu - Opinion] When politics is determined by guns

20:37 [Raw Story] Illinois man uses ‘Star Trek’ technology to defraud investors of $25 million

20:40 [Deutsche Welle] Snowden warns about surveillance in 'Christmas Message'

20:41 [Big Think] 5 Easy Tips for Denying Scientific Consensus

20:41 [The Hindu - News] India may start fresh efforts to end Syrian crisis

20:41 [The Hindu - News] Indians in South Sudan face danger

20:42 [The Independent] General Jesus Gutierrez Rebollo: Mexican general who became a drugs czar but who was convicted of aiding a powerful narcotics cartel

20:42 [The Independent] Kate Losinska: Activist who struggled for the future of trade unionism in Britain while fighting factions in her own union

20:42 [The Independent] Yon Mayhew: Scientist who co-wrote the seminal text on engineering thermodynamics and was hailed as an inspirational teacher

20:42 [The Independent] 'No room at the inn': Britain says no to Syria's refugees

20:42 [The Independent] Rhodri Marsden: We’ve proved that we can’t be trusted with setting passwords

20:42 [The Independent] Apps that can communicate touch, taste and smell: A taste of what’s to come

20:42 [The Independent] A week with GameStick - the world's most portable TV games console

20:42 [The Hindu - Opinion] How to split the costs of carbon emissions?

20:42 [The Hindu - Opinion] A pardon for the wrong reasons

20:42 [The Hindu - Opinion] All eyes on Hamid Karzai

20:43 [The Hindu - News] Will play by the rules of the game: Moily

20:43 [The Hindu - News] Talks on for tie-up with AAP: Lok Satta Party

20:44 [CNN: Entertainment] Photos: The star gene

20:44 [CNN: Entertainment] CNN readers' favorite movies of 2013

20:44 [CNN: Entertainment] Your guide to Christmas Day marathons

20:45 [Sydney Morning Herald] Two dead in horror M1 crash

20:45 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney teen shot on Christmas night

20:45 [Sydney Morning Herald] Girls indecently assaulted in CBD

20:47 [Guardian] Pakistan's government deflates dream of gas-powered cars

20:47 [Guardian] Bangladeshi workers still missing eight months after Rana Plaza collapse

20:47 [Telegraph] Nick Clegg says Ed Balls is the only person he has a feud with

20:48 [The Hindu - News] Bishan Singh bowled over by Kejriwal

20:49 [Voice of America] Peter Clottey: African Union: CAR Tension Reduced After Troops Increase

20:52 [CNN] 18 migrants die when their boat capsizes at Turks and Caicos

20:56 [The Hindu - News] Cabinet may consider Ganguly issue today

20:56 [The Hindu - News] Nobody should be condemned unheard, says former Lokayukta

20:56 [The Hindu - News] Delimitation will be over in time: EC

20:58 [zero hedge] Everything That Happened In 2013 In One Cartoon

20:59 [Slashdot] Ruby 2.1.0 Released

21:00 [The Hindu - News] 2014 election schedule likely by February-end

21:00 [The Hindu - News] Bahraini diplomat booked on molestation charges

21:01 [Telegraph] More will shop online today than hit the high street tomorrow, research suggests

21:04 [Reuters] Turkish PM presents new cabinet list after 3 ministers resign over graft inquiry

21:06 [The Hindu - News] Committee favours more storages in Uttarakhand to check floods

21:06 [The Hindu - News] Consumer clubs in Rajasthan to be strengthened: Minister

21:11 [CNET News] The 404 Throwback: Episode 885 from 08/18/11

21:12 [Fox News: politics] Growers resume push for Christmas tree 'tax'

21:12 [NPR] NAFTA Opened Continent For Some Canadian Companies

21:12 [The Hindu - News] Subsidy for small tea growers to start factories

21:12 [The Hindu - News] Girl trampled to death by elephants

21:12 [The Hindu - News] Joshimath villages sinking due to hydel project, say locals

21:13 [The Independent] Syria in crisis: Country's healthcare system is 'going backwards in time, at a rate of a decade a month'

21:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] Why IVF parents are asking to have girls instead of boys

21:16 [Sydney Morning Herald] Storms cause Christmas chaos in UK

21:17 [Telegraph] The Queen: Prince George has given Royal Family 'renewed happiness and hope'

21:19 [Fox News] Year in Entrepreneurship

21:21 [CNN] Iran reaches out on Twitter at Christmas

21:22 [The Hindu - News] Two LeT militants trapped in encounter

21:23 [] Russia Formally Drops All Charges Against 'Arctic 30' /sites/

21:25 [Voice of America] French Troops Deploy Tanks in CAR's Capital

21:26 [The Hindu - News] TTD’s move on VIP darshan tickets irks devotees

21:26 [The Hindu - News] India may make fresh efforts to end Syrian crisis

21:26 [The Hindu - News] Indians in strife-torn South Sudan face danger

21:26 [The Hindu - News] Ruling on clinical trials is in national interest: Azad

21:26 [The Hindu - News] AAP is our enemy’s enemy: Congress

21:28 [zero hedge] Bill Gross: The Grinch Who Doesn't Like A 25% Gain In 2013

21:30 [Pravda] Uruguay offers sea outlet for Bolivia and Paraguay

21:32 [The Hindu - News] Venkaiah: Some AP Ministers keen on joining BJP

21:32 [The Hindu - News] M.P. cops seize live explosives in Maharashtra

21:32 [The Hindu - News] Indians in strife-torn South Sudan face danger

21:33 [Telegraph] Half of fines for shoplifting ignored

21:33 [Telegraph] Liberal Democrats believe party can oust 'several' Tories

21:34 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Steven Weber: A Not-So-Schadenfreude Christmas

21:35 [Deutsche Welle] Edward Snowden's Christmas message

21:41 [The Hindu - News] Telangana Bill: Speaker to study UP, Bihar models

21:41 [The Hindu - News] Now, Kejriwal to fight corruption in cricket

21:42 [CNN] Tony Blair Fast Facts

21:43 [The Hindu - News] Ganta likely to return to TDP?

21:43 [The Hindu - News] Scheme to promote thrift among NREGS beneficiaries

21:44 [The Independent] Carwyn Jones: ‘The UK must continue down the road to becoming a federal nation’

21:45 [The Hindu - News] Kottur-Harihar rail line yet to be opened

21:47 [The Hindu - News] Thirteen lorries stolen this year in Chennai

21:49 [The Hindu - News] Irrigation projects in Krishna basin to be completed in next 5 years

21:51 [CNN] Richard Branson Fast Facts

21:51 [CNN] Power outages: Thousands without electricity days after storms

21:51 [CNN: Money] 15 best financial sites and apps

21:53 [The Hindu - News] 98.3% South Western Railway workers favour general strike

21:53 [The Hindu - News] From playground to dump yard and parking lot

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Maternal mortality rate sees a decline of 34 percentage points

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Code of conduct soon for pupils, faculty at IIT-M

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Government urged to check criminal activities in the coastal region

21:53 [The Hindu - News] AAP’s Vishwas to visit Rahul’s constituency

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Trees face the axe at city colleges

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Of deconstructing music, no holds barred

22:00 [The Independent] Doctor Who Christmas Special TV review: Confused by the new Doctor? He certainly seemed to be

22:00 [CNET News] Co-founder officially drops bid for BlackBerry

22:01 [CNN] Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica

22:02 [Slashdot] E-Books That Read You

22:03 [Telegraph] Ministers accused of energy bill cut 'con' as £5-per-household saving will be paid back with interest

22:03 [Telegraph] Army recruitment could be hit by charities portraying troops as victims

22:03 [Telegraph] Hunting Act 'unenforceable' and encouraging anti-social behaviour says senior MP

22:03 [Telegraph] Dog thefts rise by a fifth in 2013

22:03 [Telegraph] 'Single out' children who show talent says head of National Children's Orchestras

22:03 [Telegraph] Scrap routine follow-up of cancer survivors, says leading charity

22:03 [Telegraph] Severe flooding forces hundreds out of their homes on Christmas Day

22:04 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Hoyt Hilsman: The Republicans and the Radical Minority

22:05 [CNN] Pope Francis Fast Facts

22:07 [The Hindu - News] Teacher held for causing boy’s death

22:08 [CNET News] XCAR Awards 2013: Car of the year

22:10 [Deutsche Welle] Migrant boat capsizes off Turks and Caicos, 18 dead

22:10 [Reuters] Turkey's Erdogan defiant as three ministers quit over scandal

22:10 [Reuters] China to celebrate Mao's birthday, but events scaled back

22:10 [Reuters] Israel plans new settlement push while freeing Palestinian prisoners

22:11 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chris Gentilviso: Judge's Timing For Immigrant Detention Data Request Is 'Not Feasible,' Prosecutors Say

22:11 [The Hindu - News] 4 killed, 12 injured in Theni accident

22:13 [CNN: Technology] Tips for new tablets and phones

22:13 [The Hindu - News] PMK-DMDK coldness may mar BJP’s bid for rainbow alliance

22:15 [The Independent] Is Mikhail Kalashnikov in Hell? The man was confident he would not go there

22:17 [Voice of America] VOA News: French Troops Deploy Tanks in CAR Capital

22:17 [The Hindu - News] CPI (M) seeks talks with Sri Lanka

22:17 [The Hindu - News] Corporal punishment: 3 employees of Home arrested

22:17 [Raw Story] Federal judge rules that TSA, FBI can detain and arrest you for carrying Arabic flashcards

22:19 [CNN] Egypt's interim Cabinet labels Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist group

22:19 [The Hindu - News] Book full of ideas for daily life

22:31 [The Independent] Home visits stopped for patient with violent father

22:31 [The Hindu - News] Pressure on Puducherry to fix cane SAP

22:32 [Reuters] Turkish PM replaces 10 ministers amid graft inquiry

22:32 [Raw Story] Egypt Brotherhood vows to continue protests despite ‘terrorist’ label

22:32 [Raw Story] Japanese PM Abe paves the way for relocated U.S. base on Okinawa

22:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Cosgrove to become GG: report

22:34 [Sydney Morning Herald] Antarctic tourist ship trapped by ice

22:36 [Telegraph] Pet monkeys hit by 'lifestye' obesity epidemic

22:36 [CNN] In South Sudan city, victims of violence reliving memories

22:37 [CNN] Christmas attacks show security challenges in Iraq and Afghanistan

22:37 [Guardian] Turkish corruption scandal: three ministers quit

22:43 [Raw Story] ‘Chairman Mao will bless you’: Why tourists flock to Mao’s birthplace

22:46 [The Independent] Eight out of ten want to keep fox hunting ban

22:46 [The Independent] Three Turkey ministers resign over bribery scandal, and one calls for Prime Minster Recep Erdogan to step down

22:49 [Sydney Morning Herald] The wettest Christmas since ... 2012

22:49 [Sydney Morning Herald] Two dead as horror crash closes M1 lanes

22:50 [Telegraph] More homes at risk of flooding

22:53 [Fox News] Dems try changing subject with jobless benefits, wage bills � but are they needed?

22:53 [Fox News] La. mobile home fire kills 3 children

22:53 [Fox News] Santa's sleigh delayed after problems at UPS, FedEx

22:53 [Fox News] 3 Turkish ministers resign over corruption probe

22:53 [Canadian Dimension] Climate politics must be as radical as the climate crisis

22:56 [zero hedge] A Trip Through The Bitcoin Mines

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adam Goldberg: More Hunger For The Poorest Americans -

22:59 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tyler Kingkade: ISU Researcher Dr. Dong-Pyou Han Resigns For Faking AIDS Vaccine Research

23:02 [NPR] Snowstorm Leave Parts Of Midwest, Northeast and Canada Powerless

23:02 [The Independent] Two injured as plane crash lands in County Armagh

23:03 [Slashdot] 60% of Americans Unaware of Looming Incandescent Bulb Phase Out

23:05 [Topix Activism News] Naked woman ruins Christmas mass in Cologne's landmark cathedral

23:13 [Raw Story] Streaming music services search for their ‘Beyonce moment’

23:16 [straight] More radioactive water leaks from Fukushima reactor /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/files/images/wide/FukushimaPlant_120124.jpg

23:22 [Reuters] Hit by scandal and resignations, Turk PM names new ministers

23:22 [The Progressive] My Daddy's Philosophy

23:23 [Raw Story] Edward Snowden’s Christmas message: NSA mass surveillance dwarfs Orwell’s imagination

23:25 [Deutsche Welle] Turkish PM Erdogan reshuffles cabinet in wake of graft scandal

23:28 [CNN] Ukrainian civic activist and journalist Tetiana Chornovol beaten

23:33 [Voice of America] Idrissa Fall, Mark Snowiss: Bangui: Awash in Desperation and Fear

23:36 [Telegraph] Ministers scrap £20m scheme to keep elderly warm

23:36 [Telegraph] Britain becomes statins capital of Europe according to study

23:43 [CNN: Travel] Russian ship stuck in ice near Antarctica

23:46 [straight] Video profile: Bo Horvat /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/media-youtube/6gi4TQPkS74.jpg

23:50 [straight] Coquitlam RCMP issue alert for missing teenager Trenton Hart /files/styles/small_image_teaser/public/Hart%202.jpg

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