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00:00 [CNN] Justice Department investigating Pennsylvania voter ID law

00:01 [Slashdot] Feds Ban 'Buckyballs' Magnets

00:10 [Fox News: politics] Jeb Bush wants Romney to choose Rubio for VP

00:12 [BBC: Technology] Farmville firm results disappoint

00:14 [Good] Three Teachers Are on a Nationwide Quest to Design (and Open) the Ultimate School

00:14 [Disinformation] The Government Thinks You Should Focus On The Adversary, But Who Is The Adversary?

00:14 [CNET News] Apple quietly pulls Lion amid Mountain Lion launch

00:15 [Truthdig] More Romney Bain Woes, ‘Fox & Friends’ Hits New Low, and More

00:15 [CNET News] AirPlay mirroring hands-on: Free Hulu on your Apple TV

00:17 [CNN] Five ways to annoy people on Twitter

00:20 [Fox News: politics] Christie says he's open to 2016 presidential bid

00:23 [zero hedge] The Amazing Hockey-Stick Of Q4 Consensus Earnings

00:24 [CNET News] Mountain Lion roars onto Macs

00:25 [CNET News] Cocoagraph turns photos into chocolate treats

00:30 [Truthdig] Boston Mayor to Chick-fil-A: Take a Hike!

00:31 [straight] Flavor Flav's Chicken Shack sadly lacking in taste

00:32 [Raw Story] Mother of killed son urges peace amid unrest in Anaheim

00:38 [BuzzFlash] Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation Quietly Jump-Starts an Education Division

00:38 [Pravda] Air France 447: Looking for a conclusion

00:39 [] Finance minister raises cigarette taxes in first round of austerity plan

00:40 [The Independent] REDIRECT James Lawton: London will amaze... but will it deliver its promises?

00:40 [Slashdot] The HP Memristor Debate

00:42 [Guardian] NYPD 'consistently violated basic rights' during Occupy protests – study

00:42 [Pravda] Warming caused the appearance of oceanic bacteria in Europe

00:43 [msnbc: politics] NBC exclusive: Romney talks with Brian Williams

00:49 [Mostly Water] Fists of Freedom: An Olympic Story Not Taught in School

00:49 [Slate Magazine] Cartoonists Take On Mitt Romney

00:51 [Fox News: politics] Supporters vow to keep cross in California veterans tribute despite court ruling

00:55 [Truthdig] Gun Sales Are Through the Roof

00:57 [Raw Story] Chicago ‘emphatically disagrees’ with Citizens United ruling

01:00 [Pravda] Al-Aqsa is the Muslims' red line in the world

01:01 [Reuters] Geithner says he did all he could to address Libor problem

01:06 [The Atlantic: International] London Feels More Like a Military Base Than an Olympic Park

01:07 [CNET News] Facebook reportedly working with HTC on mobile phone

01:07 [zero hedge] Guest Post: You Didn’t Build That

01:11 [The Onion] Fred Willard A Huge Hit At Counseling Session

01:11 [CNET News] Smart trash can catches your garbage for you

01:14 [msnbc] NBC exclusive: Romney talks with Brian Williams

01:19 [] Iran accuses Israel of plotting Bulgaria suicide attack

01:21 [Slashdot] Are Indian High Schoolers Manning Your IBM Help Desk?

01:26 [CNET News] T-Mobile could get HTC One X+ this October

01:26 [straight] UBC ethicist David Silver not worried about anonymous seawall donor

01:27 [Raw Story] Senate votes against Bush tax cuts for the wealthy

01:27 [Amnesty International] Sting condemns Russia's treatment of Pussy Riot musicians ahead of Moscow concert

01:27 [The Independent] London 2012: Coca-Cola, McDonald’s and Cadbury given 'unrivalled platform' to promote unhealthy brands at Olympics

01:31 [CNET News] Great QWERTY smartphones you can have right now (roundup)

01:33 [Utne] Life Finds a Way, But Needs Our Help

01:39 [CNET News] NYT dumps BlackBerry app

01:40 [Truthdig] U.S. Gun Laws: Guilty by Reason of Insanity

01:41 [The Onion] PHILADELPHIA, PA—Darren "The Vocal Racist" Benedetto had to admit he has no one to blame for his nickname but himself.

01:46 [CNN] Venezuela deports suspected drug lord

01:49 [CNN] Is the government doing enough to protect us online?

01:56 [zero hedge] Kyle Bass Vindication Imminent? Largest Japanese Pension Fund Begins To Sell JGBs

02:01 [Slashdot] Should Journalists Embrace Jargon?

02:02 [New York Times: politics] Shifting Dynamics Favor G.O.P. House Majority

02:05 [CNET News] Researcher uses NFC to attack Android, Nokia smartphones

02:09 [Deutsche Welle] EU says rigging interest rates should be criminal act,,16124329,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

02:09 [Disinformation] Remote Viewing Institute Issues Grave Call to Mainstream Science

02:10 [Topix Activism News] US, Amnesty critical of Cuban dissident detentions

02:15 [Truthdig] Wedding Crashers

02:19 [Slate Magazine] Europe’s True Crisis

02:22 [Raw Story] Inhofe demands answers on military members in San Diego Pride Parade

02:26 [CNET News] Microsoft's Surface tablet might cost between $1K and $2K

02:27 [straight] Former Vancouver park board commissioner Stuart Mackinnon questions new meeting schedule

02:27 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Why Listen To Keynes In The First Place?

02:32 [Mother Jones] Another Source Says Mitt Romney Had Very Little Contact With Bain After He Left

02:37 [CNET News] Battlefield 4 set to launch in late 2013

02:37 [CNN] IMF says yuan 'moderately undervalued'

02:41 [Fox News] Senate Approves Dem Tax Rate Bill

02:45 [CNET News] Hacking, the card game, debuts at Black Hat

02:47 [Raw Story] Drought will bring about higher food prices, U.S. warns

02:50 [BBC: Education] Tuition fees set to rise again

02:54 [Russia Today] Russia ready to host talks between Syrian government and opposition

02:56 [CNN] Are Obama's negative ads getting bang for the buck?

02:56 [BBC: Science & Environment] Forests' biodiversity 'declining'

02:56 [zero hedge] Former Citi Boss: Reduce Leverage to 15 Times Assets, Put EVERYTHING Back on the Books, and Mark All Assets to Market EVERY DAY

03:00 [Truthdig] Rationalizing Gutlessness on Guns

03:03 [BBC: Health] Hunter gatherer clue to obesity

03:06 [CNET News] Steve Jobs one of Time's 20 'most influential Americans'

03:06 [zero hedge] Spot The Naval Hot Zone

03:07 [Big Think] 575 - Fernweh for Magellanica

03:22 [CNET News] Facebook engagement among brands up 338%, says Adobe

03:23 [CNET News] Mahdi malware creators add new features

03:28 [straight] For whom does Bell toll?: Weekly update from

03:36 [The Atlantic: International] How 'Confirmation Bias' Can Lead to War

03:37 [Raw Story] Sen. Schumer: Ending tax breaks for the rich ‘a big winner’ for Democrats

03:42 [Unicef] Paralympic athletes and Ban Soon-teak launch the new ‘It’s About Ability’ campaign television commercial

03:50 [Reuters: politics] Obama pledges to tackle gun violence after Colorado killing

03:52 [CNET News] Twitter said to be readying its own reality TV show

03:56 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Fukushima - Local Children Unwitting (And Unwilling) Radioactive Guinea Pigs

04:01 [CNN] South Korea teenagers bullied to death

04:04 [Fox News: politics] Obama talks of limiting some gun use in wake of Colorado massacre

04:09 [Slashdot] Skydiver Leaps From 18 Miles Up In 'Space Jump' Practice

04:09 [Russia Today] Never heard of the Russian Ocean? Check in the north

04:12 [Fox News] Romney's Overseas Tour a Chance to Showcase Netanyahu Friendship

04:20 [Truthdig] Anaheim Police Crack Down on Protesters (Video)

04:26 [CNN] Penn State insurer seeks to deny coverage

04:31 [msnbc: politics] Obama: Executive order will help black students

04:32 [CNN] Obama launches African-American education initiative

04:37 [zero hedge] If you passed your boards with a D+, and can sign your name, you possess all the credentials required for this job

04:37 [AntiWar] Family of Five Among 13 Killed in Iraq

04:37 [Raw Story] Sen. Sanders: GOP’s function in life is to protect the wealthy

04:41 [CNET News] YouTube breaks records with 4M Creative Commons videos

04:49 [The Hindu - News] Multi-level parking lots at major roads soon

04:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Protesters: Free Trade Deals, Drug Patents Derail AIDS Fight

04:53 [The Hindu - News] ICH s cardiology department to get Rs. 25 crore-upgrade

04:57 [The Hindu - News] Body of slain fisherman arrives in Tiruchi

04:58 [] Chavez Riding High in Polls

05:05 [The Hindu - News] Anna universities merger may lead to burden: Karunanidhi

05:07 [The Hindu - News] Three trains cancelled

05:07 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Jewish settlers enter Al-Aqsa Mosque under protection of security forces

05:07 [Raw Story] Obama: AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not criminals

05:09 [The Hindu - News] Compulsory rural medical service from this year

05:11 [CNN] How to help the victims of the Colorado massacre

05:15 [Fox News] Senate Approves Dem Bill On Bush-Era Tax Rates

05:15 [Deutsche Welle] Brazilian Cristiane grabs all-time Olympic goal record,,16124383,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

05:15 [The Hindu - News] Government may appoint guest teachers in primary schools

05:23 [CNET News] Apple brief: Samsung was warned of similarities to iPad, iPhone

05:23 [Guardian] Obama calls for gun control deal in wake of Aurora theatre shootings

05:28 [CNET News] Apple's buying power relegates Samsung to distant second

05:31 [CNN] Nomura CEO steps down over trading scandal

05:37 [CNET News] Flurry launches AppCloud with help from mobile startup Trestle

05:39 [The Hindu - News] 3 passengers stabbed to death inside bus in Nellore

05:41 [New York Times: politics] Negative Ads Hit at Identity to Shape Race

05:41 [The Hindu - News] Three passengers stabbed to death inside bus in Nellore

05:43 [] The NEA's Rep Assembly: an empire's union

05:45 [Truthdig] Gun Addiction

05:55 [Russia Today] Drone operations over Somalia pose danger to air traffic -UN

05:57 [AntiWar] Romney Offers Few Details in Major Foreign Policy Speech

05:58 [The Hindu - News] State gets its largest solar power plant

06:00 [The Hindu - News] Tourism banned in three tiger reserves

06:01 [Truthdig] Olympics London

06:04 [The Hindu - News] TANGEDCO ropes in more banks for online payment of power bills

06:06 [CNN] Communications cut to residents in eastern Tajikistan

06:07 [Raw Story] ‘Kabul I love you’ brings Afghan woes to the big screen

06:10 [The Hindu - News] Secondary uranium source may go dry soon: IAEA

06:12 [Big Think] Help Your Employees Help You

06:15 [Deutsche Welle] Moody's sinks outlook for 17 German banks,,16124402,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

06:18 [The Hindu - News] A silent underground transformation in Paris

06:19 [Topix Activism News] Turkey blocks trucking with Syria, rebels fight on

06:25 [CNET News] Symantec CEO Salem ousted for board chairman Bennett

06:26 [The Hindu - News] Filing income tax returns need not be a taxing exercise

06:28 [Slashdot] The Nuclear Approach To Climate Change

06:30 [The Hindu - News] Students protest uniform syllabus for I PU, demands its rollback

06:37 [CNN] Researchers list top 10 airports for spreading disease

06:40 [The Hindu - News] That’s the way they ‘like’ it

06:42 [Big Think] Is Information Technology a Threat to Equality?


06:47 [Raw Story] Jon Stewart hammers Romney over ‘you didn’t build that’ quote

06:49 [CNET News] Path unveils 2.5: Larger photos, movie sharing, and a 'nudge'

06:50 [The Hindu - News] Health versus wealth

06:54 [Fox News: politics] Recent national security leaks are putting US lives at risk, head of the Special Operations Command says

06:56 [The Hindu - News] Flight enhancements

07:04 [The Hindu - News] Sportstar re-launched

07:07 [CNN] South Korea growth slowest since 2009

07:08 [Mother Jones] Subscribing to Mother Jones is Quick and Painless

07:08 [The Hindu - News] Government hospitals in Hyderabad ill-equipped to handle hospital infections

07:10 [The Hindu - News] Efforts on to save catchment areas in Hyderabad

07:15 [The Hindu - News] Activists lash out at government for vanishing water bodies

07:15 [Fox News] Red Tape Delays Tornado Shelter Signs in Alabama

07:17 [The Hindu - News] ‘Veiled threats’ to engineering colleges in AP over fee hike

07:30 [Russia Today] Antarctic ice melts into hidden ‘Grand Canyon’

07:32 [CNN] Kim Jong Un's wife remains a mystery woman

07:35 [Russia Today] Market Buzz: Earnings reports to drive indices

07:37 [The Hindu - News] “Artistes the force behind couture”

07:41 [The Hindu - News] Centre urged to stop aid to Myanmar

07:43 [The Hindu - News] Sportspersons’ nutritional needs are different: expert

07:47 [The Hindu - News] ‘Schools will have sports as a subject soon’

07:49 [The Hindu - News] Boy injured in mobile battery explosion

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Judicial probe ordered into Bawal violence

07:59 [The Hindu - News] French students make their vacation meaningful at ‘White Doves’

08:00 [CNET News] Stamped relaunches with new features, celebrity investors

08:02 [Global Voices] Kazakhstan: Ads Urge Pedestrians to Differ from Sheep

08:09 [Fin24 News] Harmony 'starves out' illegal miners

08:10 [CNN] 1 day to official start, London to cheer Olympic torch; men's football

08:11 [The Hindu - News] Thin attendance at Team Anna fast venue

08:12 [CNN] London's World Heritage Sites: 5 ways to escape the Games

08:13 [The Hindu - News] ‘Research should benefit society’

08:17 [The Hindu - News] Upgraded 1098 Childline to be operational in a month

08:19 [CNET News] Microsoft overhauls printing: Aims to ditch 'pray' part

08:21 [New Statesman] Quote of the day

08:21 [The Hindu - News] Yenepoya awards 2012

08:23 [The Hindu - News] Government is neglectingDakshina Kannada: Khader

08:27 [] Jerusalem district police commander put on forced leave

08:29 [The Hindu - News] Sportstar in new form hits the stands

08:32 [Guardian] Obama calls for gun control deal in wake of Aurora cinema shootings

08:34 [AL JAZEERA] France moves to jump-start auto industry

08:36 [BBC: Health] Stem-cell op child 'doing well'

08:36 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian military bombards rebel strongholds

08:38 [The Hindu - News] Google Maps to the aid of High Speed Rail Corridor

08:40 [The Hindu - News] Elephants caught in abandoned trap rescued

08:40 [CNN] Calm returns after protests rock Los Angeles suburb

08:46 [The Hindu - News] Fast in Kochi in support of Team Anna

08:48 [Global Voices] What's Going On in the Mountains of Tajikistan?

08:48 [BBC: Entertainment] Jackson children given guardian

08:48 [The Hindu - News] Counselling still on, classes under way in a few engineering colleges

08:50 [The Hindu - News] Group study exchange programme for young professionals

08:56 [CNN] Residents return to building where Colorado suspect set boobytraps

08:58 [The Hindu - News] Review meeting held

08:58 [Slashdot] City Council Ordered To Stop CCTV In Taxi Cabs

09:01 [High Country News] Global climate change: We need to talk about it

09:04 [The Hindu - News] Hearty welcome to students

09:06 [The Hindu - News] Regulator for cement industry sought

09:10 [The Hindu - News] Shredders fail to make a difference at Palayam market

09:14 [The Hindu - News] Adults also entitled to damages for death of aged mother: HC

09:18 [The Hindu - News] New-look Sportstar launched in Thiruvananthapuram

09:20 [The Hindu - News] Agriculture is in the doldrums: Vairamuthu

09:22 [The Hindu - News] Ultimate test for any athlete: Bobby Aloysius

09:23 [Pravda] New power balance in Asia & Indo-Pak responsibility

09:26 [The Independent] George Osborne must stay the course, says OECD

09:28 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

09:30 [] Lawless Domestic Spying

09:31 [Deutsche Welle] Merkel off on vacation after turbulent start to 2012,,16124316,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

09:32 [New York Times: politics] Negative Ads Hit at Identity to Shape Race for Presidency

09:36 [The Hindu - News] ‘Teak, best bet even at times of drought’

09:38 [Guardian] £9m leaving deal for Barclays deputy Jerry del Missier

09:39 [Financial Times] Barroso to push Athens on reforms

09:39 [Fin24 News] Lonmin cuts spending plans

09:45 [Russia Today] Fukushima contractor forced workers to fake radiation readings

09:47 [Fox News] Intel Leaks Put American Lives at Risk, Admiral Says

09:56 [Caritas Internationalis] Good progress on AIDS – but funding remains an issue

09:59 [] Kyrgyzstan Faces Grain Shortage, Livestock Deaths

10:00 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Israeli surprise at new transit levels at Rafah crossing

10:06 [Financial Times] North Korean women in pitch walk-off

10:07 [CNN] Indian court: Commonwealth organizer can't attend Olympic ceremony

10:10 [Russia Today] Olympic false flag operation: North Koreans walk off as South emblem flown

10:16 [Truthdig] The Poverty Epidemic Hits the Suburbs

10:18 [The Independent] Witnesses describe shock at seeing Tate Modern fall

10:24 [Guardian] London 2012 organisers apologise for North Korea flag blunder

10:25 [Russia Today] Not your usual ‘killer’ product: N. Korea announces ‘own iPad’

10:27 [The Hindu - News] ‘Early release of Indian fishermen likely’

10:29 [Topix Activism News] Rollover Accident Sends 2 to Hospital

10:35 [The Independent] Tit-for-tat Mob killings spark fears of new turf war in Rome as Neapolitan gangster Modesto Pellino is gunned down

10:38 [Caritas Internationalis] Brazil’s flood legacy lives on

10:38 [Pravda] Syria confirms chemical weapons, US confirms aggression

10:39 [The Hindu - News] The Hindu launches redesigned Sportstar

10:40 [Fin24 News] Mega retirement fund members score more

10:41 [The Hindu - News] Ganta predicts good days ahead for jobless youth

10:43 [The Hindu - News] High-level team to probe land allotments

10:45 [The Hindu - News] Precious land, precious little returns


10:47 [The Hindu - News] Think differently, BARC scientist tells students

10:51 [Truthdig] Diet, Not Exercise, Key to Obesity, Scientists Find

10:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] In the Pursuit of Education: Burkina Faso’s School for Shepherds

10:53 [CNN] Bomb kills 8, wounds 21 in Pakistan

10:53 [The Hindu - News] Skyrocketing prices of flowers mar Sravana maasam festivities

10:57 [The Hindu - News] Death of siblings: police collect chocolate samples

10:59 [The Hindu - News] Indigenous sports too need to be encouraged: Nadendla Manohar

11:01 [Deutsche Welle] Democrats banking on Occupy's social impact,,16124543,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:03 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian military bombards rebel strongholds

11:04 [Fin24 News] Clampdown on healthcare fraud

11:06 [CNET News] Roku lands $45m funding as it plans hardware, media expansion

11:08 [The Independent] 'No-one queried' Rome flight boy Liam Corcoran-Fort

11:10 [Fox News] Leaks Risk US Lives, Admiral Says

11:11 [Pravda] Russian anger management: Don't pay just swear

11:12 [Big Think] Obama Executive Order Focuses On Black Educational Excellence

11:13 [CNN] How flags and anthems have been bungled before

11:16 [New Statesman] 2012: UK's biggest ever investment drive starts today

11:17 [Fox News: politics] Romney's overseas trip underway as he meets with British leaders

11:18 [Spiegel] Spiralling Borrowing Costs: Euro Zone Weighing New Help for Spain

11:19 [CNN] Mayor of Beijing's worst flood-hit district apologizes

11:20 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

11:21 [Deutsche Welle] Positive dengue vaccine trials bring hope to millions,,16124032,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:23 [Slashdot] Kepler Spots "Perfectly Aligned" Alien Worlds

11:24 [The Independent] GDP figures are 'disappointing', says David Cameron

11:24 [Guardian] British Gas profits and bills rise

11:27 [Russia Today] Europe beats trade war drums on China solar panel makers

11:32 [The Hindu - News] Gogoi visits Kokrajhar as Assam reels under ethnic violence

11:37 [Russia Today] 90% chance Greece will leave eurozone – Citi

11:40 [The Independent] Cable theft hits rail services

11:41 [Deutsche Welle] Obama promises tougher stance on gun crime,,16124642,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

11:42 [CNET News] 3G comes to the Channel Tunnel in time for the Olympics

11:45 [CNN] Katherine Jackson 'devastated' after losing guardianship of Michael's children

11:49 [Le Monde diplomatique] The oxygen planet struts its stuff

11:51 [Slate Magazine] Three's a Crowd

11:57 [The Independent] Vince Cable denies Chancellor ambitions

11:58 [CNN] 'Zambezia': 3D animation puts South Africa film in the picture

12:01 [Deutsche Welle] European solar firms sue China over price dumping,,16124717,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

12:05 [] Iran and the Time of "Last Resort" Ponce in the Gulf

12:08 [] Defected Syrian general Manaf Tlas says seeks to unite opposition

12:09 [Mother Jones] Everything You Wanted to Know About the Romneys' Olympic Horse But Were Afraid to Ask

12:10 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan to visit Assam on Saturday

12:11 [Slate Magazine] Blogging the Human Genome

12:12 [Big Think] Lazy Thinking and Online Sexism

12:13 [The Independent] Peter Bingle: We need to be much more picky about our clients

12:15 [Good] Chick-fail-A: Company Digs Deeper Hole with Fake Facebook Defenders

12:16 [Deutsche Welle] Syrian diplomats desert Assad,,16124583,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

12:17 [Financial Times] US warns Rwanda over alleged war crimes

12:18 [The Hindu - News] Chennai school girl death: 4 held

12:23 [CNN] Kim Jong Un married in 2009, according to intelligence service

12:23 [Reuters] Geithner says did all he could to address Libor problem

12:24 [CNN] Art of the Olympic Games: London's grand designs

12:24 [The Hindu - News] Premal scalps five

12:26 [Slate Magazine] Athletes, Stop Taking Supplements

12:28 [Spiegel] Killed in Action: US Still Bringing Home WWII Dead

12:28 [Reuters] Strong quake hits off Mauritius

12:29 [CNN] Battles for key cities of Aleppo, Damascus heat up in Syrian civil war

12:33 [straight] Politicians promote secularism to counter religious extremists


12:41 [Fox News] Romney's Tour Abroad Shows Netanyahu Alliance

12:45 [The Independent] Doctor Who actress Mary Tamm dies

12:49 [The Hindu - News] West Bengal will give shelter to Assamese refugees: Mamata

12:49 [zero hedge] ECB's Draghi Repeats The Party Line, Forces Another Brief EUR Squeeze

12:49 [CNN] Why gritty East End is London's gold standard

12:54 [Guardian] Police numbers fall 5,000 in a year, official figures show

12:55 [The Hindu - News] Shraddha’s new plays

12:56 [Slate Magazine] How Badly Would Usain Bolt Destroy the Best Sprinter of 1896?

12:58 [CNET News] Facebook's 'bug bounty' program reaches new heights

12:59 [The Hindu - News] EGoM on drought to meet next week to review monsoon situation

13:00 [BBC: Technology] Lobby group unites website giants

13:01 [The Independent] Olympic Games give UK value for money, says David Cameron

13:01 [CNET News] Facebook ads: Looks like they're more effective on mobile

13:03 [BBC: Entertainment] Jackson grandmother 'coming home'

13:03 [] Dubai police chief warns of Muslim Brotherhood, Iran plot to overthrow Gulf states

13:07 [zero hedge] ECB's Draghi Repeats The Party Line, Forces Another Brief EUR Squeeze, Sends Futures Soaring

13:07 [The Atlantic: International] America's Role in Helping Iran Develop its Nuclear Program

13:08 [Raw Story] Most wanted Nazi war criminal’s hearing delayed

13:09 [The Hindu - News] Bronze bonanza

13:10 [CNN] London's Olympic security headache

13:11 [Deutsche Welle] Afghan Olympic female athlete wants more than a medal,,16124988,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:13 [Pravda] Russians with personal guns impossible?

13:17 [Fin24 News] Municipal workers settle wage dispute

13:18 [Raw Story] Controversy dogs Romney as he jets in for London Olympics

13:20 [CNET News] CareZone announces freebie for epilepsy care cases

13:20 [CNN] Stay-at-home dads are sexy

13:21 [Deutsche Welle] VW defies auto industry slowdown,,16124955,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:24 [CNET News] Sprint loses $1.37B, sells 1.5M iPhones in Q2

13:24 [CNN] Why Britain doesn't love the Olympics

13:25 [The Hindu - News] Argentina honours Evita with 100-peso note

13:26 [BBC: Science & Environment] 'Land not sea' origin for snakes

13:26 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Troika determines to draft Tunisia constitution and stand up to counter-revolution

13:28 [Spiegel] The World from Berlin: 'Germany Does Not Have a Valid Voting Law'

13:29 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Erica Shaps: Marching In The Light Of God: Faith At The International AIDS Conference

13:30 [Good] The Solar Trailer That Could: Energy Innovation Inside Navajo Nation

13:33 [Raw Story] Shell net profit drops by half on lower oil prices

13:34 [] Tajikistan Blocks YouTube, Steps Up Info Restrictions

13:37 [zero hedge] First Responses To Draghi's "Deliberately Ambiguous" Remarks Trickle In

13:40 [CBC: politics] Health care tops agenda at premiers' meeting today

13:41 [Slate Magazine] A New Dimension of Filmmaking

13:42 [CNN: Money] EURO BOOST

13:43 [Raw Story] Facebook hopes investors like first earnings

13:43 [Financial Times] Bo Xilai’s wife charged with murder

13:44 [Fox News] Supporters Fight to Keep Cross in Veterans Tribute

13:45 [New Internationalist] The Spanish miners’ fight is our fight too

13:47 [Guardian] Paul Watson skips bail in Germany

13:47 [Big Think] By Controlling Individual Atoms, Researchers Watch Chemical Reactions at the Quantum Level

13:51 [Deutsche Welle] Bulgarian PM survives no-confidence vote,,16124831,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

13:57 [Guardian] Nationwide fiasco sees customers' accounts debited twice

13:59 [The Atlantic: Politics] Criticizing Obama for Being Too Rational About Israel

13:59 [Fin24 News] Independent staff want piece of the pie

13:59 [The Hindu - News] Partners in progress

14:01 [Slashdot] The Rise of the Junkweb and Why It's So Awesome

14:02 [CNN] Five guys take same photo for 30 years

14:03 [CNN] Wife of notorious Chinese politician charged with murder

14:05 [CNN: Technology] Should the government protect us online?

14:06 [The Hindu - News] Truck bomb kills 11 in northwest Pakistan

14:06 [The Independent] Father Christmas arrives early as Harrods opens Christmas department

14:06 [Spiegel] Summer Stress: China's Elite Wrangle Over New Leadership

14:07 [zero hedge] And Here Is What Draghi CAN Do, In His Own Words

14:08 [CNN] Kenyans Mboya, Nyaga win CNN MultiChoice African Journalist award

14:10 [] Study: At Least 70% of Arctic Sea Ice Loss 'Man-Made'

14:11 [Slate Magazine] The Irish Whales

14:13 [Raw Story] Ghana’s Mills had cancer and could work few hours

14:14 [zero hedge] Daily US Opening News And Market Re-Cap: July 26

14:15 [Guardian] Gu Kailai charged with murder of British businessman in China

14:20 [Good] Strange and Dramatic Thaw in Greenland May Be Cyclical

14:20 [CNET News] Samsung ships 52.1 million smartphones in Q2, doubles iPhone

14:23 [CNN] Why the media cannot ignore the killer

14:23 [The Independent] BAA loses Stansted legal challenge

14:24 [CNN] Quest for success: be the hero of your career

14:27 [CNN] Wife of controversial Chinese politician charged with murder

14:28 [CNN] Strike a pose: High style meets high performance at London 2012

14:28 [Topix Activism News] ACLU appeals decision over Sound Transit ad

14:30 [msnbc] Wage theft complaints on the rise

14:31 [Deutsche Welle] How the Olympics transform urban space,,16124393,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

14:33 [Guardian] David Cameron challenged by global business leaders at conference

14:37 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Cutting Pentagon Fat

14:38 [International Crisis Group] Comienza la carrera electoral en Venezuela

14:38 [CNN] Manchester City City skipper Kompany signs new long-term deal

14:41 [Slate Magazine] Your Fetus Is an Alien

14:41 [CNET News] Sprint CEO confirms business-centric Motorola Photon Q

14:42 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Israeli decision to ban West Bank Islamist deputies is to disrupt legislative council

14:43 [CNN] Manchester City skipper Kompany signs new long-term deal

14:46 [CNN] 'Dancing With the Stars' all-stars rumors

14:47 [Slashdot] Why Valve Wants To Port Games To Linux? Because Windows 8 Is a Catastrophe

14:48 [Raw Story] Colbert dings Romney campaign’s ‘Anglo-saxon’ blunder

14:49 [The Atlantic: Technology] Google Talk, aka Gchat, Goes Down for a 'Majority of Users'

14:49 [] Watching the Olympic torch go by

14:50 [zero hedge] Initial Claims Continue To YoYo, Beat Estimates On Seasonals; Durable Goods Ex-Transports Slide

14:51 [Fox News: politics] Obama administration joins insurers in health fraud fight

14:52 [Pravda] US-military use of privateers sets precedence for institutionalized neo-fascism

14:55 [Global Voices] South Korea : Tourists Flock to Get Plastic Surgery

14:58 [The Hindu - News] Indonesian forest saviour among Magsaysay winners

15:02 [CNN: Technology] Shooter fan pages don't violate Facebook terms

15:02 [Big Think] Google Science Fair Winner Makes Cancer-Detecting Artificial Brain

15:04 [Pravda] Walking on water can make people invincible

15:06 [CNN] Thank you, Sally Ride

15:06 [zero hedge] Hong Kong Completing 1,000 Ton Gold Vault

15:06 [The Hindu - News] East is east

15:07 [Guardian] Chair rage: police hunt for man who chewed bus seat

15:07 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Mexicans Sidestep Rigid Gun Control to Arm Themselves

15:07 [The Nation] How WikiLeaks Transformed Brazil's Media

15:08 [CNN] Sally Ride, first American woman in space, dies

15:08 [The Hindu - News] Police to issue Id-cards to senior citizens in Delhi

15:10 [CNN] Katherine Jackson returns home after losing guardianship of 3 grandchildren

15:10 [United Nations Foundation] Opposing Religious Coercion in Health Care: The Defeat of the Abington Hospital Merger in Pennsylvania

15:10 [] 'Time Running Out' to Avert Global Food Crisis: Experts

15:11 [CNET News] You're using Netflix, but you're not very satisifed with it

15:14 [The Independent] British Gas owner Centrica boosts profits

15:16 [The Progressive] ALEC After Trayvon Martin

15:17 [CNN] Respect Sally Ride's decision not to come out

15:18 [The Nation] Let's Just Say It: The Republicans AND the Media Are the Problem

15:18 [Raw Story] We’re Ten. TEN.

15:18 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Open Source Employee Vacation-Day Tracking Software?

15:20 [CNN] Bloomberg's out-of-order remarks got one thing right

15:20 [Good] Method's New Soap Bottle Is Made From Pacific Garbage Patch Trash

15:20 [The Hindu - News] Theatre Fest Edition Eight

15:21 [Deutsche Welle] Pakistani Taliban vow to avenge Rohingyas,,16125079,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

15:28 [The Nation] Noted

15:29 [The Hindu - News] Mayawati statue damaged in Lucknow

15:30 [Disinformation] We Are All Susceptible To Delusions

15:31 [The Independent] Mr Leader? Did Mitt Romney forget Ed Miliband's name?

15:31 [The Hindu - News] Srivastava to be new Civil Aviation Secretary

15:31 [The Progressive] Walker’s Cronies Still Crudely Push Bill for One Mining Co.

15:32 [CNN] Aurora shooting like reliving the Virginia Tech ordeal

15:32 [Big Think] Revenge of the Weiner, and Our Mock Shock Media

15:36 [Spiegel] Undue Suffering: Circumcision for Non-Medical Reasons Is Wrong

15:38 [The Nation] Feel the Burn: Making the 2012 Heat Wave Matter

15:38 [CNN] Militants clash with security forces in Iraq

15:38 [Fin24 News] Fake Grand-Pas pulled off shelves

15:39 [CNN] Fighting fire with data, spacecraft, drones


15:43 [Slashdot] Spanish Superjudge To Represent Assange

15:45 [Global Voices] Kenya: Netizens Debate Culture, Modenirty and Miniskirts

15:45 [BBC: Education] Primary place demand set to rise

15:46 [The Progressive] Best Quote Ever on Citizens United!

15:49 [] Top EU, Iranian officials to meet 'soon' over nuclear program

15:50 [CNET News] Google Talk suffers outage, 'majority of users' affected

15:50 [The Onion] [audio] Doctor-Patient Relationship Getting Serious

15:50 [zero hedge] Here Is Why Angela Merkel Has Not Responded To Draghi Just Yet

15:53 [Raw Story] Dick Armey: Don’t control guns because cars can kill people too

15:56 [Deutsche Welle] Siemens feels chill of cooling global economy,,16125165,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

15:58 [Fin24 News] 'State attacking private healthcare'

15:59 [CNN] Draghi hints at return of ECB bond buying

16:01 [Guardian] Euro is irreversible, declares European Central Bank president Mario Draghi

16:01 [The Hindu - News] TDSAT reserves order on Vodafone’s plea

16:03 [Raw Story] California cat hoarder busted with 113 dead kittens and 51 neglected cats

16:03 [The Atlantic: National] Civic Virtue

16:04 [CNET News] Netflix shares down again, set new 52-week low

16:04 [CNN: Money] Stocks surge nearly 2% at the open

16:05 [The Independent] David Cameron rejects minute's silence bid for Munich Games victims

16:06 [CNET News] Google's neato 3D city view arrives on iOS today

16:06 [Spiegel] Solving the Euro Crisis: How Greece Could Save on Defense Spending

16:07 [The Hindu - News] Chennai through the lens

16:08 [Fin24 News] State attacking private healthcare

16:09 [The Hindu - News] Pak suspends NATO supply route over security

16:11 [] Democracy Now!: "No Papers, No Fear": As Arpaio Fights Arizona Suit, 4 Undocumented Immigrants Reveal Their Status


16:13 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Reconvene Palestine National Council by democratic process says campaigner

16:14 [] With new sexual harassment allegations, Israel's police chief faces a challenge

16:15 [The Hindu - News] Plastic too will get a green face

16:17 [The Hindu - News] Vegetable seeds to be distributed through schools

16:17 [Fox News] USDA 'Meatless Mondays' Support Scorches Farmers

16:18 [CNET News] Get a 17-inch quad-core laptop for $369.99

16:21 [CNET News] Nokia quietly kills Linux-based Meltemi, report says

16:21 [The Hindu - News] Plea to save wetlands and paddy fields in Aranmula

16:25 [Slashdot] Comcast Launches Superfast Internet To Fight FiOS

16:25 [The Hindu - News] Absence at meetings: BJP to seek explanation from leaders

16:27 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Don't Expand NAFTA

16:28 [Raw Story] Geek Ladies: Papers, Please

16:30 [Disinformation] Chick-Fil-A Sock-Puppet Theater

16:31 [CNET News] Sprint CEO: Verizon benefited most from Nextel turnover

16:32 [Slate Magazine] Ruby Sparks

16:33 [Raw Story] Romney follows up ‘Anglo-Saxon’ gaffe by disparaging Olympic readiness

16:36 [BBC: Technology] Samsung to fix Galaxy S3 mistake

16:36 [Deutsche Welle] Historic French churches face demolition,,16122874,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

16:37 [zero hedge] Goldman Interprets Draghi

16:38 [CNN] Moms gone wild: '40-year-old reversion'

16:39 [Fox News: politics] House honors victims of Colorado shooting massacre

16:39 [] Obama's terror adviser meets top Israeli intel officials on Iran, Hezbollah

16:40 [The Independent] Baroness Warsi cleared over Lords expenses

16:40 [Global Voices] Russia: The Killing of Krutov

16:40 [Fin24 News] Zuma accepts 5.5% increase

16:43 [The Hindu - News] Briton found guilty of Anuj Bidve murder

16:44 [Fin24 News] Zuma OKs 5.5% increase

16:47 [CNN] Inspector general probe finds nepotism in Justice Department Justice unit

16:48 [Raw Story] ‘Don’t say vagina’ bill faces vote in Michigan senate committee

16:49 [Slashdot] Ex-Sun Employees Are Taking Java To iOS

16:50 [BuzzFlash] The United States of Violent America

16:50 [Global Voices] UK: Taiwan Flag Disappears from London Olympics Street Display

16:51 [The Onion] Horrible Couple Really Wants Wedding To Reflect Their Personalities

16:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] When a Moral Duty to Halt Atrocities Runs into Realpolitik

16:53 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The Center for Public Integrity: RGA's Indiana 'shell game'

16:54 [The Hindu - Opinion] Assam's sorrow [Tamil: Assamin thunbam] Editorial, July 26, 2012. Translated and presented by T.A. Narasimhan

16:54 [CNET News] Sprint turns on LTE in four more cities

16:57 [Spiegel] Picture This: Below Water

16:58 [The Atlantic: National] The Problem With the NYPD's Interstate Spy Squad

16:59 [Guardian] Japanese women lose life expectancy lead after tsunami

17:00 [Disinformation] Warmer Weather May Lead to Uptick in Rabies Cases

17:01 [CNET News] After 8 months, AOL e-mail refresh finally complete

17:02 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Russian Olympic Committee Veep's Nasty Day Job

17:03 [New Statesman] This week's NS: The London issue

17:03 [The Atlantic: National] The Euro-Crisis For Dummies

17:04 [CNET News] Low Latency No. 30: The Dark Knight uploads

17:07 [zero hedge] Forget Double Dip, The UK Is Now In A Depression

17:07 [Spiegel] German Village Outraged: Mystery Memorial Honors Far-Right Assassins

17:10 [Mother Jones] The Creepy Small Lies of the Romney Campaign

17:10 [Slashdot] New Mac Trojan Installs Silently, No Password Required

17:12 [Big Think] IKEA delivers a Blueprint for Augmented Textbooks

17:13 [Fox News] Massacre Suspect Sent Chilling Notebook to Doc

17:13 [CNN] Ferrari chief 'concerned' by F1 rivals' progress

17:13 [Middle East Monitor] Samira Shackle: Palestinian athletes are truly Olympian

17:16 [Deutsche Welle] China raises death toll from floods,,16125673,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

17:17 [Reuters: politics] For too many veterans, the ultimate defeat

17:18 [Raw Story] Republican candidate quits after companion caught voting while dead

17:18 [Mostly Water] Chavez Riding High in Polls

17:18 [The Hindu - News] Karnataka House resolves against heritage tag for Western Ghats

17:19 [The Atlantic: Technology] The 17th-Century Paper Social Network

17:19 [Fox News: politics] Economy lost more than 200,000 small businesses in recession, Census shows

17:20 [Global Voices] North Korea Reveals Its First Lady

17:21 [Mostly Water] Lawless Domestic Spying

17:23 [Guardian] Ecuador seeks to stop 'evil' of Julian Assange US extradition

17:23 [CNN] Runner: 16,075 consecutive days -- and counting

17:30 [] One day before Romney's visit, Obama to sign act expanding military aid to Israel

17:30 [Disinformation] Alien Life May Resemble Giant Jellyfish


17:35 [Mostly Water] U.S. Uses WMD Pretext to Push for War Against Syria

17:39 [The Atlantic: Technology] The History of Drone Music Culminates in 'Now That's What I Call Drone'

17:39 [Guardian] Romania faces test of democracy as PM tries to get president impeached

17:39 [The Atlantic: Politics] Romney Tries to Quell Tiff With David Cameron Over Olympics

17:40 [Disinformation] Ron Paul’s ‘Audit the Fed’ Bill Passes the House

17:40 [CBC: politics] Premiers pledge to make health care better

17:41 [Global Voices] Brazil: Deported Activist Returns to Denounce Mining Company Vale

17:43 [Fin24 News] Davies: SA to stay away from treaties

17:44 [The Hindu - Opinion] Pranab as President [Telugu: Rashtrapathiga Pranab] Editorial, July 23, 2012. Translated by V.R. Subrahmanyam, presented by Srinivas Ghantasala

17:45 [Slashdot] Google Scrambles To Restore Google Talk From Outage

17:46 [Truthdig] U.S. Africa Command Debates TomDispatch

17:47 [The Independent] Cuba ready so sit down with US, says Raul Castro

17:47 [CNN] Prince Jackson blasts aunts, uncles over grandmother's treatment

17:48 [Raw Story] Study: Radical decline in Arctic ice is ‘at least 70 percent’ man-made

17:48 [BBC: Also in the news] Egypt Olympians get 'fake' gear

17:49 [zero hedge] Twitter Down Again

17:49 [Spiegel] 'There's No More to Squeeze': Greeks Live in Dread of Troika Verdict

17:49 [CNN: Health] Brain condition saves shooting victim

17:50 [The Hindu - News] BDA fast-tracks sites for bureaucrats

17:51 [The Onion] American Voices: Catholic Leader Jailed For Covering Up Abuse

17:51 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Dancing With the Stars' all-stars cast rumors

17:52 [Slate Magazine] The Heiress and Me

17:53 [CNET News] Twitter goes down, company at work on solution

17:57 [Spiegel] ECB Signals Bond Purchases: Markets Surge after Draghi Vows to Protect Euro

17:57 [The Atlantic: International] Rose in the Baekdu: An Imagine Vogue Profile of North Korea's New First Lady

17:59 [Middle East Monitor] Abdullah: Israel plans to place 90,000 Palestinians from Greater Jerusalem under military authority

18:00 [The Hindu - Opinion] Pawar strikes a blow [Telugu: Pawar prabhavam] Editorial, July 21, 2012. Translated by V.R. Subrahmanyam, presented by Srinivas Ghantasala

18:01 [BuzzFlash] Judge Garzon and Julian Assange Join Forces to Expose the Truth

18:01 [CNN] Bronx native John Orozco an unlikely gymnastics star

18:02 [Reuters: politics] Romney resists specifics on VA policy

18:03 [The Independent] Olympic Games a great moment for UK, says David Cameron

18:03 [Guardian] Obama calls for US gun control laws to be tightened in wake of Aurora shooting

18:05 [Mostly Water] Canadian Mining Giants Destroy Nature and Indigenous Communities in Mexico

18:07 [Deutsche Welle] Wife of Chinese politician Bo charged with murder,,16125846,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

18:08 [New Statesman] Productivity's down, but can it recover?

18:09 [Guardian] Kiaran Stapleton guilty of murdering Anuj Bidve in Salford

18:10 [Mother Jones] We Should Have Bailed Out Everyone in 2009

18:10 [New York Times: politics] The Caucus: New Olympic Event: Cameron vs. Romney

18:14 [Fox News] Another Assault Ban Push Coming?

18:15 [] Study: NYPD Abused Basic Rights at Occupy Protests

18:18 [Raw Story] DC delays release of new Batman comic after Aurora shooting

18:18 [BBC: Technology] Twitter hit by technical fault

18:19 [The Hindu - News] Forest officer charged with sexual molestation in US

18:19 [The Atlantic: Politics] Obama and Romney Debate Gun Control, Gingerly

18:20 [Mostly Water] Bad Sports: How Owners Are Ruining the Games We Love

18:24 [CNN] Physical inactivity causes 1 in 10 deaths worldwide, study says

18:26 [Global Voices] Ambush Marketers at the Olympics? Be Warned!

18:27 [CNET News] Ignore the hype surrounding Facebook's first earnings report

18:27 [Big Think] Essential to Quantum Computing, Scientists Achieve Single-Photon Transmitter

18:28 [CNN] 3 Colorado hospitals chip in for shooting victims' care

18:29 [CNET News] Motorola's Photon Q to push the keyboard phone envelope

18:29 [Amnesty International] Campaigners use graveyard stunt to show impact of global arms trade

18:29 [CNN] Chasing the gold-dust of 'Brand Olympics'

18:31 [CNN] Official: Trap in Colorado suspect's home had 30 homemade grenades, gasoline

18:34 [Fox News: politics] L.A. Council votes to ban medical marijuana shops, prompts industry backlash

18:34 [Slashdot] The World's First 3D-Printed Gun

18:34 [The Nation] The Nature of the U.S. Military Presence in Africa

18:36 [Global Voices] Bangladesh: Growing Internet Trends

18:36 [straight] Gary Moore plays Jimi Hendrix on upcoming Blues for Jimi DVD

18:37 [The Independent] Farmers protesting over milk price cuts end blockade of Dairy Crest plants

18:37 [zero hedge] Asian Contagion Strikes Again Thanks To US Drought

18:37 [Guardian] George Osborne: no U-turn on deficit reduction plan

18:38 [Topix Activism News] Defected Assad confidant seeks Syrian unity

18:38 [The Atlantic: National] Some Constitutional Amendments Are More Equal Than Others

18:40 [msnbc] Areas in worst drought rise by 50 percent

18:40 [] WATCH: IDF officer head-butts Palestinian youth in the face in Hebron

18:40 [Mother Jones] Mitt Romney Needs to Start an Apology Tour, Pronto

18:40 [] Georgia: Misha's Free Hugs Campaign

18:41 [CNET News] Google launches fiber network in Kansas City and intros Google Fiber TV

18:43 [Raw Story] Fox News co-host: Romney has ‘the personality of a Ken doll’

18:45 [CNN: Crime] Court appearance fuels theories

18:46 [The Onion] Infographic: Speculation About Romney's Taxes

18:49 [CNN] London cheers Olympic torch as opening day nears

18:51 [Truthdig] Let Them Eat Sports

18:52 [CNN: Entertainment] 'DWTS' all-stars cast rumors

18:52 [Slashdot] Nokia Aborts Meltemi Linux-Based Feature Phone

18:52 [HuffingtonPost: politics] David Morris: Texas Judge Rules the Sky Belongs to Us All

18:54 [CNET News] Tackling Mountain Lion download errors

18:54 [The Nation] House Committee Still Sidestepping Hearing on Air Force Sex Scandal

18:58 [Raw Story] Olympic officials replace backwards Arabic ‘welcome’ signs

18:59 [Middle East Monitor] Amelia Smith: Cairo Year One: Nermine Hammam at The Mosaic Rooms, London

19:02 [CNET News] Scientists hack ocean-buoy tech to aid Marines in Afghanistan

19:05 [CNN] Virgin: Taking on the high street banks

19:06 [CNN] Is personalized medicine a myth?

19:07 [zero hedge] Citi On Draghi: Expect Nothing From The ECB Before The ESM Is Active (In September At The Earliest)

19:07 [The Hindu - News] India remembers Kargil heroes

19:10 [The Nation] Marchers Demand Justice for Ramarley Graham

19:10 [] Romney bombs in London, and can't wait to get to Jerusalem

19:11 [Global Voices] Bangladesh: Revenue Collection - A Success Story

19:11 [Guardian] Two more legionnaires' disease cases in Stoke-on-Trent

19:13 [The Hindu - News] Bo Xilai’s wife charged with murder

19:14 [The Atlantic: Technology] Make It So: What Star Trek Tells Us About How to Make Tablets

19:14 [CNET News] Dalek and Tardis felt purses won't exterminate each other

19:14 [The Atlantic: Politics] In Bloomberg's Healthy NYC, Still Afraid to Take (on) Sick Days

19:15 [Slashdot] Ask Slashdot: Preempting Sexual Harassment In the Workplace?

19:15 [Disinformation] World Must Be About To End: USDA Promotes Meatless Mondays

19:15 [] 'Alarmingly Widespread' Biodiversity Loss in Forests Must Be Stopped: Scientists

19:17 [The Hindu - News] More strain to Pak-Afghan ties

19:21 [Truthdig] NYPD Vs. Occupy: Cops Out of Control

19:23 [The Hindu - News] New-look Verito from M&M

19:26 [Fox News: politics] House GOP passes bill to freeze regulation

19:26 [CNET News] eBay's next target: The under-18 crowd

19:28 [Raw Story] Evangelical radio host: ‘Allah is a demon god’

19:29 [Amnesty International] Op-Ed: Syrian refugee crisis is going to require long-term help


19:31 [CNN] Siblings heal family rifts through therapy

19:33 [CNN] What to wear to an interview: the new rules

19:35 [] Kyrgyzstan: Is Corruption Controversy a Sign of Political Trouble Ahead?

19:36 [Utne] Quest for the Historical Jesus

19:37 [straight] Anti-whaling activist Paul Watson flees Germany, conservation group says

19:37 [zero hedge] A Quick Reminder On The Effectiveness Of The ECB's Bond Buying

19:37 [The Atlantic: International] Romney's 'No Apologies' Diplomacy in Action as U.K. Trip Turns to Public Spat

19:39 [CNN] Making peace with a monster

19:39 [Guardian] Syrian forces gather for Aleppo assault

19:40 [The Hindu - News] Textile mills to import cotton to meet shortage

19:41 [Global Voices] Mali: Athletes Go to London Olympics With Heads Held High

19:43 [The Independent] 53 rescuers freed from mine tunnel

19:44 [The Hindu - News] Vijaya Bank profit up 54 %

19:44 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Future of Advertising (Will Be Squirted Into Your Nostrils as You Sit on a Bus)

19:45 [The Onion] Statshot: What Is Our 5-Year Goal?

19:47 [Deutsche Welle] Every parent's nightmare: childhood cancer,,16125903,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

19:48 [CNET News] iPhones just work better with simpler plans, Sprint CEO says

19:51 [Electronic Intifada] Respite at Ramadan: as power cuts continue in Gaza, my kids marvel at Cairo's lights

19:51 [BuzzFlash] Mitt Romney Turns a Deaf Ear to Pleas of Illinois Workers Whose Jobs Are Being Outsourced to China by Bain

19:52 [CNN] Electoral College tie possible in Obama-Romney race

19:52 [Big Think] Moore's Law Falls to Wright's Law in Predicting Technological Advance

19:53 [Doctors Without Borders] [Voice from the Field] South Sudan: "What We Are Facing Is An Extremely Serious Situation"

19:55 [Disinformation] The Rich Have Hidden $21 Trillion In Global Tax Havens

19:56 [CBC: politics] Premiers to bulk buy generic drugs, use health-care teams

19:57 [Slashdot] Resurrect Your Old Code With a DIY Punch Card Reader

19:58 [Raw Story] Olympics could spark global measles outbreak

19:58 [Fox News: politics] House committee approves normal trade with Russia

20:01 [CNET News] J.D. Power: For third time, Verizon is customer service champ

20:03 [Raw Story] Walmart firings linked to anti-union intimidation campaign

20:03 [CNET News] Razer Ouroboros mouse channels Dark Knight Rises' The Bat

20:04 [CNN] Five arrested, accused of terrorizing Jewish camp in Pennsylvania

20:04 [The Hindu - News] Newborn dies as hospital withdraws treatment due to non-payment of Rs. 200

20:07 [Deutsche Welle] Mali's interim president to return after treatment in Paris,,16125299,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

20:07 [zero hedge] The US Is Not Japan Or Your Average Stagnation: It Is Much Worse

20:08 [Guardian] Republican dissidents join forces to form a new IRA

20:09 [CNN] Showtime: London gets set to stage Olympic opening ceremony

20:12 [The Hindu - News] Nam eliminates Ranjeet

20:12 [Slate Magazine] Cartoonists Take On The Debt Crisis

20:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] Termite 'bomb' for nest intruders

20:14 [The Hindu - News] Antony orders probe into Bandipore killing

20:14 [CNET News] The cost of Twitter downtime

20:15 [] U.S. fears Assad forces 'lining up for a massacre' in Aleppo

20:16 [] US Infrastructure in Disarray Due to Extreme Weather, Climate Change

20:17 [The Independent] President of the European Central Bank vows to do 'whatever it takes to preserve the euro'

20:18 [The Hindu - News] IIT Bombay seeks changes in JEE formula

20:19 [CNET News] The songs remain the same (but louder), say scientists

20:22 [Reuters] Ford recalls 484,600 Escape SUVs for throttle problem

20:22 [zero hedge] Barofsky On Geithner: "We Should See People In Handcuffs"

20:32 [The Hindu - News] Centre issues a stern warning

20:36 [The Progressive] NorthCom Is Going to the Conventions

20:37 [Reuters] Spain feels debt heat, Greece way off bailout terms

20:37 [Slashdot] Google Announces Plans, Pricing For Kansas City Fiber Network

20:37 [straight] Vancouver man arrested after stabbing, say police

20:38 [Raw Story] Florida at the forefront of the Voter ID battle

20:38 [The Hindu - News] Make Rahul Leader of Lok Sabha, 10 MPs urge Sonia

20:39 [The Onion] [video] God Tells IOC President To Build Ark, Gather 2 Olympians From Each Sport

20:39 [Fox News] No Paltry Issues: Chick-fil-A Furor A Fight Over Free Speech — Jobs

20:42 [The Hindu - News] Government insensitive to drought-like situation: BJP

20:45 [The Hindu - Opinion] An education act with more wrongs than rights

20:48 [The Hindu - News] How will they sow their fields?

20:49 [The Hindu - Opinion] From Kargil to Parakram, a lesson in forceful persuasion

20:51 [The Hindu - News] It rained bullets on our house, says family

20:53 [CNET News] Stabilize your smartphone moviemaking with iStabilizer Dolly and Glidepro

20:55 [The Hindu - News] Modi’s “hang me if guilty” statement draws Congress ire

20:55 [Disinformation] The Recipe for Cultural Fail: One Part Murder, Two Parts Rape

20:56 [CBC: politics] Premiers aim to save with health-care teams, generic drugs

20:58 [The Atlantic: National] Where Do Airplane Safety Signs Come From?

21:00 [Guardian] Two Met police officers face racism trial

21:01 [Truthdig] Internet Heavyweights Band Together

21:03 [The Hindu - News] High Court takes suo motu action on schoolgirl’s death; vehicles inspector held

21:05 [CNET News] What Facebook (and every other site) can learn from eye tracking

21:07 [Global Voices] Colombia: The Environmental Heritage of the County is Threatened by Mining

21:07 [zero hedge] Positioning For A 10 Year Pattern Breakout

21:08 [The Atlantic: National] The Fear of Guns Sells Guns

21:09 [The Hindu - News] Day after, thousands bid farewell to six-year-old Sruthi

21:09 [The Atlantic: Technology] Dance as Algorithm: What Happens When an Animated GIF Springs to Life

21:09 [CNN: Living] Making college more affordable

21:10 [CNN] The 10 coolest tech stories of the 2012 London Olympics

21:10 [zero hedge] Greek Deposit Plunge Continues As Tax Inspection Finds Every Business On Zakynthos Broke The Law

21:12 [AL JAZEERA] Syrian army 'readies for assault on Aleppo'

21:13 [Doctors Without Borders] MSF Treats High Numbers of Victims of Violence in Morocco

21:15 [The Hindu - News] Metro Rail scaffolding crashes at Vadapalani

21:15 [CNN] Attorneys: Sandusky voice mails released, shower abuse victim to sue

21:15 [Fox News] Did Officials Run A'fowl' With Threat Over Exec's Gay Marriage Opinion?

21:15 [Disinformation] The Limits Of Conspiracy Theories

21:16 [Truthdig] Drought Belts the Breadbasket

21:19 [The Hindu - News] One weak link can erode safety chain

21:19 [CNN] Athlete: Egyptian Olympians given fake Nike gear

21:20 [Slashdot] World's Most Powerful x86 Supercomputer Boots Up in Germany

21:21 [Reuters: politics] Romney high-profile trip abroad off to rocky start

21:21 [Reuters] Syrian forces pound Aleppo and Damascus

21:22 [Big Think] Scientists Create Basis for Quantum Processor Chip

21:22 [CNN: Crime] Facebook: Fan page for shooter?

21:23 [Raw Story] Study: Pop music becoming louder and less original

21:25 [The Hindu - News] Relax. This course may not be your true calling

21:28 [Guardian] Nationwide blames human error after 700,000 card users are double charged

21:29 [CNET News] Facebook launches Recommendations Bar

21:32 [CNN] Raul Castro again says Cuba willing to talk with U.S.

21:34 [CBC: politics] Premiers will invite Harper to fall meeting

21:37 [Global Voices] Worldwide: Let's go to the Market

21:37 [Deutsche Welle] Mastermind in Mandela plot convicted of treason,,16126015,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

21:37 [zero hedge] EuRo FaRMViLLe

21:38 [straight] Photo of the Day: Garry Point Park

21:38 [Raw Story] New device allows disabled people to draw on a computer using only their eyes

21:41 [CNN] Defense official: U.S. needs to 'accelerate' effort to help Mali

21:42 [Reuters] Draghi sends strong signal that ECB will act

21:43 [Raw Story] London mayor calls out Romney in front of 100,000 at Olympic torch lighting

21:46 [Fox News: politics] House leaders: Drought relief bill may come up next week

21:50 [zero hedge] Hopium Floats: The Draghi Effect

21:51 [] U.S. man pleads guilty to exporting missile parts to Iran

21:52 [CNET News] Kate the humanoid robot: Kids, let's talk

21:53 [The Hindu - News] Two held for credit card fraud

21:55 [The Hindu - News] Man cons physically challenged women of over Rs. 50 lakh

21:57 [Fox News: politics] House Republicans blast Justice Department over new voter ID laws

21:57 [Fin24 News] Expert: Power network collapse looming

21:58 [Raw Story] European sewage study reveals Belgium city has high cocaine usage

21:59 [The Hindu - News] ‘Strengthening rural congregations is priority’

22:00 [Slashdot] HP Offers Free Access To OpenStack

22:00 [CNN] Chemotherapy starts for pregnant Dominican teen at center of abortion debate

22:01 [The Hindu - News] Pallikaranai wetland in makeover mode

22:02 [Big Think] Is It Meme You're Looking For?

22:02 [Slate Magazine] Going Postal, Pre-Pistol

22:03 [CNET News] The 404 1,096: Where we try this again (podcast)

22:04 [CNN: Money] Facebook has a lot to live up to

22:05 [The Hindu - News] Joint team probing into murder

22:06 [zero hedge] Amazon Misses, Forecasts Inverse Profit

22:07 [Fox News: politics] Group of 51 senators voice concerns with arms treaty

22:08 [The Onion] Kim Jong-Un Volunteers For First Shift Of Wife's Suicide Watch

22:09 [CNET News] Ho-hum first date with Apple at Black Hat

22:09 [The Hindu - News] No suo motu case against Parthasarathy, says EC

22:11 [The Hindu - News] Power tariff hike to bring Rs.1,676.84 crore more to KSEB

22:12 [Deutsche Welle] Doing away with meat,,16126060,00.html?maca=en-rss-en-all-1573-rdf

22:13 [Raw Story] Geithner: ‘We don’t know’ about U.S. banks’ role in Libor-fixing scandal

22:13 [The Hindu - News] Flood cuts off 24 villages in Adilabad district

22:14 [CNN] Is this al Qaeda's 'last chance' for a country?

22:16 [CNET News] Facebook earnings match estimates, 955 million users

22:17 [Slate Magazine] Can You Guess These Athletes’ Nationalities?

22:18 [CBC: politics] Premiers invite Stephen Harper to fall economic meeting

22:20 [The Hindu - News] ‘Forests lost near biodiversity reserves’

22:21 [The Progressive] Wis. Sate Sen. Jauch Slams WMC over Mining Letter

22:23 [CNN: Money] Good, but not good enough

22:25 [Disinformation] Russia Is Stockpiling Drones To Spy On Populace

22:29 [CNET News] Instagram passes 80 million users

22:29 [The Atlantic: Technology] The State of Contemporary Journalism, as Revealed in a Letter from 1851

22:30 [The Atlantic: Politics] How to Get Congress on Good Behavior

22:31 [] Explainer: Violence In Tajikistan's Badakhshan Province A Legacy Of The Civil War

22:33 [msnbc] Synthetic drug raids: 90 arrested, $36 million seized

22:34 [CNET News] Facebook by the numbers: Mixed bag

22:34 [CNN] Fighting worsens 'deteriorating' situation in eastern Congo

22:35 [The Atlantic: Politics] Picture of the Day: Romney's Bizarre 2002 Olympics Pins

22:36 [The Hindu - News] Chavan plays down Congress-NCP standoff

22:36 [] U.S., Lockheed Martin reach deal on Israeli F-35 fighter jets

22:36 [zero hedge] Visual Summary Of AMZN: 263x PE Multiple, 1.2% Operating Margin, $7 Million Net Income And 69,100 Employees

22:38 [The Onion] US Olympians To Watch In 2012

22:38 [straight] Enbridge and Keystone XL pipelines pit China versus the United States in a global race for oil

22:40 [Slashdot] Champions Declared In AI Poker Tournament

22:40 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court to go into delay after 1991 in L.N. Mishra murder case

22:41 [Mother Jones] Michigan's "Vaginagate" Bill is Back

22:41 [] Ecuador Says Assange Extradition to US Would be 'Evil'

22:41 [CNET News] Stairs and ramps can no longer save you from robots

22:45 [CNN: Technology] Fighting fire with spacecraft, drones

22:46 [The Hindu - News] CBI questions Dayanidhi

22:48 [Raw Story] Romney tells public of secret meeting with MI6 spy chief

22:49 [The Atlantic: Technology] Facebook's Slide Deck Explaining Its So-So Second Quarter

22:50 [CNET News] Nvidia pushes new standard for wireless streaming

22:52 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Papua New Guinea Casts Wide Net Against Malaria

22:52 [Guardian] Markets rally on ECB chief's pledge to preserve euro

22:52 [Topix Activism News] Palestinians in Syria get pulled into civil war

22:53 [The Nation] Brasil: La metamorfosis de los medios

22:55 [Good] An App that Sees and Prevents Future Traffic Jams

22:56 [Disinformation] Day After Implementing New Photo-Friendly Policy DC Cops Seize Man’s Camera

22:56 [Electronic Intifada] Revealed: producer of propaganda BBC report on Gaza attack has history of fabrication

22:56 [CNET News] Facebook: Over 955 million users, 543 million mobile users

22:57 [CNN] Dow protest planned for Olympics opening day

23:03 [The Nation] El largo brazo de la guerra contra las drogas

23:04 [Guardian] Facebook shares fall after social network posts modest results

23:06 [] Drought in US Intensifying to 'Historic Proportions'

23:07 [BBC: Technology] Facebook results beat forecasts

23:08 [The Onion] Anaheim Police Chief John Welter: 'Look, Our Job Is To Shoot People'

23:09 [Fox News: politics] Senate advances legislation to better cybersecurity

23:10 [BBC: Technology] Loss blamed on Zuckerberg payment

23:12 [Middle East Monitor] Middle East Monitor: Israeli study concludes that it's necessary to lift the Gaza siege

23:13 [The Nation] A Romney Presidency Would Be a Threat to Peace We Cannot Allow

23:15 [CNN] Federal agents arrest 'designer drug' makers in nationwide raids

23:16 [Disinformation] Open Source Buddhism with Al Jigong Billings

23:20 [zero hedge] In Case Of Collapsing Earnings, Expand Multiples And Pray

23:21 [] Increase in Extreme Storms May Cause 'Rapid Ozone Destruction'

23:23 [CNET News] Sony may have a Mint at IFA

23:24 [CNN] Matthew Weiner reveals Peggy's fate on 'Mad Men'

23:26 [The Progressive] Romney Camp’s Fondness for England Has Racial Edge

23:31 [CNN] Republicans slam Justice Department on voter ID moves

23:32 [Guardian] London 2012: Team GB 1-1 Senegal | Olympic men's football Group A

23:33 [Raw Story] ‘Cure’ research suggests new paths to HIV control

23:34 [Slashdot] Flight 4590 Didn't Kill the Concorde; Costs Did

23:39 [The Onion] New Apple Campaign Urges Consumers To Buy iPhone For Other Hand

23:39 [CNET News] Google takes us back to school with Handwrite

23:41 [CNN] Domestic air fares hit all-time high in the first quarter of 2012

23:46 [Disinformation] Bazooka Joe Artist Wesley Morse’s Porno-riffic Past

23:47 [CNET News] Gesture control coming to Windows 8 computers

23:49 [CNN] London cheers Olympic torch in final hours before opening day

23:51 [Fox News: politics] ATF head clarifies remarks from video criticized as warning to whistle-blowers

23:54 [CNN] Phony Mayday calls vexing Coast Guard investigators

23:56 [] Romney to Haaretz: Military option on Iran should not be ruled out

23:57 [CNET News] Zuck says Facebook phone 'won't make much sense'

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