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00:01 [Disinformation] 2013: A WeAreChange Retrospective

00:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Saki Knafo: Bill Bratton, Stop-And-Frisk Architect, Takes Over Nation's Biggest Police Force

00:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Eliot Nelson: HUFFPOST HILL - Issa Staffer Joins Yelp, Former Boss Given Two Stars For Being Overcooked

00:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Chloe Fox: Obama And John Key, New Zealand PM, Golf Together In Hawaii

00:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Teachers In North Carolina Are Extremely Depressed About The State Of Their Profession

00:03 [CNET News] CNET's Next Big Thing: The new hardware

00:03 [Guardian] ACLU will appeal ruling that NSA bulk phone record collection is legal

00:04 [The Hindu - News] 27 die as bus plunges into creek near Thane

00:04 [Voice of America] Reuters: Hospitalized Barbara Bush in 'Good Spirits'

00:06 [NPR] Partisan Evolution Gap? Politically Insignificant, GOP Says

00:07 [Telegraph] UK floods: Homes 'left exposed' by Environment Agency job cuts

00:08 [Voice of America] Reuters: Beyonce Tops US Billboard Album Chart for 3rd Straight Week

00:08 [Slashdot] Bill Nye To Debate Creationist Museum Founder Ken Ham

00:12 [The Independent] Andy Murray: ‘It would be unrealistic of me to expect to win the Australian Open’

00:12 [The Independent] Author of 'The Cazalet Chronicles' Elizabeth Jane Howard dies aged 90

00:14 [CNN: Money] Solar car to

00:16 [NPR] A Sharp Rise In Earthquakes Puts Oklahomans On Edge

00:17 [CNET News] Amped Wireless to show off high-power AC1900 Wi-Fi router and extender at CES 2014

00:17 [CNET News] LG Lifeband wristband photo leaked?

00:17 [CNET News] NSA working on quantum computer to break any encryption

00:17 [CNET News] Facebook faces suit for allegedly intercepting private messages

00:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kahlil Byrd: Political Entrepreneurs Need a New Teddy Bear

00:17 [HuffingtonPost: politics] William Hartung: Who's Afraid of the Military-Industrial Complex?

00:18 [Reuters] U.S. ship to depart soon on chemical weapons mission to Mediterranean

00:18 [CNN] State Department: American stopped by Libyan authorities

00:20 [Guardian] Romanian ambassador mocks MPs and media waiting for immigrants

00:22 [Slashdot] Dogs Defecate In Alignment With Earth's Magnetic Field

00:23 [Telegraph] Teachers may earn £70,000 after five years

00:25 [CNN: Entertainment] A New Year's Marvel surprise

00:25 [Reuters: politics] As Obamacare begins, critics launch a new assault in ads

00:26 [NPR] For The Unemployed, Ideas To Help Bridge The Gap To Work

00:27 [CNN: Money] Ford's solar car to enter spotlight

00:28 [Voice of America] Blast in Beirut Kills 5

00:30 [CNN: Money] Cybersecurity firm Mandiant acquired for $1B

00:31 [Disinformation] Edwin Lyngar: Why I Fled Libertarianism — And Became A Liberal

00:31 [CNN: Entertainment] 2014's big movies in 2 minutes

00:32 [Guardian] Briton and New Zealander shot dead in Libya, reports say

00:36 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Andrea Rael: Colorado Communities Could Ban Fracking Under New Proposed Amendment

00:37 [CNET News] Set snooze times for notifications in OS X Mavericks

00:37 [Slashdot] Backdoor Discovered In Netgear and Linkys Routers

00:38 [Voice of America] Reuters: '12 Years a Slave,' 'Gravity' up for Producers Guild Awards

00:41 [NPR] Arrest Made In Murder Of California Priest

00:49 [CNET News] How to better spy on a childhood virus

00:51 [Reuters] Heavy snow, dangerous cold snarl travel in northeastern U.S.

00:52 [Raw Story] Bryan Fischer believes ‘evolutionists’ should be ‘disqualified from holding political office’

00:53 [straight] #WeAreWinter videos unveiled by Canadian Olympic Committee /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/media-youtube/XGtopdQ7i1E.jpg

00:55 [Fox News: politics] NSA reportedly building quantum computer that could crack most encryption types

00:55 [Reuters: politics] U.S. House to mull proposals to make Obamacare website more secure

00:56 [NPR] Tonight's Meteor Shower: Live, From Space, It's The Quadrantids

00:57 [CNET News] Snapchat: Sorry not sorry for that phone number mishap

00:58 [zero hedge] The Ivy League's New Dream Job: Not Wall Street, But Waiting Tables

01:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Federal Report Questions Use Of Katrina Recovery Funds In Mississippi

01:02 [CNN: Money] GM making it nearly impossible to steal Tahoe

01:03 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: Could pigs produce human organs?

01:05 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Ferner: Do Not Bring Your Legal Weed To Wyoming, Says Wyoming Highway Patrol

01:06 [Fox News: politics] Group of state attorneys general say ObamaCare changes are illegal

01:06 [Guardian] Margaret Thatcher had secret plan to use army at height of miners' strike

01:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Wet'n'Wild: focus on party planners

01:07 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sydney at its hottest in 150 years

01:08 [BBC: Health] Developing world obesity quadruples

01:11 [CNN] Official: Body found in charred remains of Minneapolis building

01:12 [Voice of America] Mil Arcega: Long Term US Unemployed Face Difficult Year

01:14 [The Independent] Miners union leaders suspected of smuggling 'suitcases full of banknotes' were monitored by MI5, reveal secret papers

01:14 [The Independent] Privacy concerns raised as more than one million pupils are fingerprinted in schools

01:14 [Guardian] Writer Elizabeth Jane Howard dies after career lasting more than 60 years

01:15 [CNET News] Cybersecurity forces align as FireEye acquires Mandiant

01:16 [Truthdig] The Atlantic Makes a Case for Snowden’s Clemency

01:17 [Topix Activism News] Michelangelo Signorile and same sex marriage

01:20 [CNN] Police: Indianapolis man stole brains sold on eBay

01:23 [Sydney Morning Herald] Breaking Bad winner in drug bust

01:23 [Telegraph] National Archives: Margaret Thatcher's 120 hair appointments in a year

01:23 [Telegraph] Oliver Miles: I was warned about Libya embassy violence

01:23 [Telegraph] National Archives: Margaret Thatcher was days from calling out troops during miners' strike, documents show

01:24 [Big Think] The Art of Keeping Our New Year’s Intentions

01:24 [zero hedge] The Re-ARM-ing Of The Housing Market Bubble

01:29 [The Independent] Libya warned Foreign Office of embassy violence ahead of Yvonne Fletcher murder, reveal government files

01:29 [The Independent] Postcard from... Los Angeles

01:30 [] Israel's Defense Ministry signs deal for military-grade smartphones

01:30 [Guardian] Michael Schumacher's family thank public for support

01:31 [Disinformation] Michigan Woman Finds Four-Foot Snake Living In Her Second-Hand Couch

01:34 [Guardian] Helicopter manufacturer may cut thousands of jobs

01:36 [CNET News] Tweeting sharks forestall 'Jaws'-like doom

01:37 [Raw Story] Kentucky woman brutally pistol-whipped by husband says Facebook saved her life

01:40 [Telegraph] Traffic cameras fines cost motorists £135 million for minor offences

01:42 [straight] Edgar Wright gets the horn (and Jesus goes for a pee) /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/derekandclive.jpg

01:42 [Slate Magazine] Lone Survivor

01:42 [Raw Story] Florida man who won ‘Breaking Bad’ contest arrested for running his own drug operation

01:43 [Slashdot] "Jumping Genes" Linked To Schizophrenia

01:45 [] With rainfall aplenty, Israel to rely less on expensive desalinated water this year

01:45 [The Independent] Charge £10 to keep timewasters away from A&E units, say GPs

01:45 [The Independent] Drugs firms ‘routinely withhold results of medical trials’ from doctors, researchers and patients

01:46 [Fox News] Republicans make ObamaCare security first order of business for new year /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:46 [Fox News] BACK WITH A BANG'Duck Dynasty' family launches gun line for 2014 /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:46 [Fox News] SUSPECT NABBED Police arrest man in murder of popular California priest /i/redes/icon-video.gif

01:46 [Fox News] PULL-UP PROBLEM Marines delay female fitness plan after half fail

01:47 [Fox News] Calif. activist pushes for 12,000 state lawmakers

01:47 [Fox News] Fiat scores $4.35B deal for full ownership of Chrysler

01:54 [Sydney Morning Herald] Fingers pointed at babbling puppet

01:56 [straight] Roberto Luongo can't get no respect /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/Roberto_Luongo_maskless.jpg

01:56 [NPR] Medicaid Expansion Boosted Emergency Room Visits In Oregon

01:57 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Why 2014 Doesn’t Have To Be 1914

02:00 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Shahien Nasiripour: Federal Reserve Asks Financial Industry Lobbyists For Personnel Recommendations

02:01 [The Independent] John Biffen’s withering verdict on meetings at No 10: 'miserably disappointing' gatherings full of 'unctuous self-satisfaction'

02:01 [The Independent] National archives: French planted ‘bomb’ in London to test security

02:01 [The Independent] National archives: When Mikhail Gorbachev was left outside No 10

02:09 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Richard (RJ: "Jobs or Inequality"? That's No Choice at All

02:10 [Telegraph] Michael Gove criticises 'Blackadder myths' about First World War

02:14 [zero hedge] "The Biggest Redistribution Of Wealth From The Middle Class And Poor To The Rich Ever" Explained...

02:19 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: Fewer People Are Being Sent to Prison. Way Fewer. /files/blog_prison_admissions.jpg

02:19 [BBC: Technology] VIDEO: Tyre pressure 'read as you drive'

02:26 [Sydney Morning Herald] Lengths meticulous Thatcher went to

02:29 [CNN: Money] GM makes it nearly impossible to steal Tahoe

02:29 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: Obesity in developing world quadruples

02:30 [CNET News] Toyota makes Fuel Cell Vehicle star of CES 2014

02:30 [CNN] Nor'easter blasts millions with snow, wind and bitter cold

02:31 [AlterNet] Marijuana Is Now a Retail Product in America — Why It's Going to Stay that Way

02:32 [The Independent] Technology to block mobiles in prisons too expensive

02:34 [BBC: Technology] Facebook sued over message 'scanning'

02:39 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Mollie Reilly: Carter Camp Dead: American Indian Movement Activist Dies At 72

02:47 [The Independent] Motorists pay £135 million in fines for driving offences caught on CCTV

02:47 [Raw Story] Vikings’ coach: ‘We should round up the gays, send them to an island, nuke it until it glows’

02:52 [CNET News] NFL playoffs get free streaming on CBS, NBC

02:56 [NPR] Consortium Threatens To Pull Plug On Panama Canal Expansion

02:57 [Slashdot] There's Kanye West-Themed Crypto-Currency On the Way

02:59 [Guardian] Ashes 2013-14: Australia v England – live!

03:01 [Disinformation] Vial of Sound: A Lifetime Passed

03:03 [BBC: Entertainment] Haim: Sound of 2013 winners look back

03:03 [The Independent] Pope Francis tripled crowds at Vatican during 2013

03:13 [zero hedge] Goldman Leading Indicator Confirms 2013 Ended With Global Economy In 'Slowdown' Phase

03:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Joanna Zelman: REPORT: Washington Post Set To Suffer Major Blow

03:17 [Raw Story] Bitcoin’s new competition: ‘Coinye West’ crypto-currency ‘dropping’ on January 11

03:19 [BBC: Education] Many Britons 'fear mortgage arrears'

03:20 [Fox News] EXPLOSIVE WARNING Oil shipped from ND, Mont. may be highly flammable

03:20 [Fox News] COLO. GUN DISPUTE Large magazine producer to leave state over gun laws

03:20 [Fox News] ILLEGAL LEGAL EAGLE? Calif. court grants law license to illegal immigrant

03:21 [CNN] Can wind towers take the heat off UAE's air-con addiction?

03:22 [CNN] Authorities capture man they believe killed popular California priest

03:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Shy, very sweet' Rabia vanishes on birthday

03:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Rich mofos trying to rip you'

03:29 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sister found dead at home after stabbed brother alerts police

03:31 [HuffingtonPost: politics] William Lambers: Nuclear Peace Emerging in the Middle East

03:31 [Truthdig] Israeli Government Kept Young Palestinian Suspects in Outside Cages, Group Alleges

03:32 [Raw Story] Margaret Thatcher’s newly released diaries reveal just how high-maintenance her hair was

03:33 [The Independent] Asian tycoon Li Ka-Shing’s empire takes up to £630m from blackout energy firm

03:33 [CNN] Terri Schiavo family joins fight over Jahi McMath

03:36 [zero hedge] Soaring Caracas Stock Exchange Undergoes 1000 For 1 "Stock Split"

03:37 [BBC: Technology] Snapchat to update app after hack

03:45 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'Shy, very sweet' Rabia vanishes

03:46 [Truthdig] No Need to Cyberspy; Government Officials Can Simply Confiscate Your Laptop

03:49 [The Independent] Market Report: China news caps off a decidedly sober start to the year

03:49 [The Independent] In Brief: Shell saves $600m on gas deal; Fiat shares soar; China slowdown hits oil; IMI shareholders to vote on £600m cash return

03:49 [The Independent] Manufacturing grows but markets are underwhelmed

03:49 [The Independent] From the bargain basement to high Five: Richard Desmand stands to make £600m from sale of television channel

03:52 [Raw Story] Two Mexican clowns detained over kidnapping

03:52 [CNN] Bodies of two foreigners found on Libyan beach, officials say

03:54 [Fox News: politics] Dr. Carson: Americans need to talk about ramifications of legal marijuana

03:55 [Reuters] FireEye buys cyber forensics firm Mandiant for about $1 billion

03:57 [Raw Story] Egyptian ‘muppet’ responds to government claim she secreted messages to terrorists in ad

04:00 [Reuters] Heavy snow, dangerous cold snarl travel in northeastern U.S.

04:02 [CNET News] City councilman pens resignation letter in Klingon

04:03 [Anarchist news] Mexico: Anarchist Gustavo Rodriguez kidnapped, interrogated, beaten and deported to the US

04:03 [Anarchist news] Political Prisoner Birthday Poster For January 2014 Is Now Available

04:03 [Deutsche Welle] UN issues 2014 appeal to tackle global humanitarian crisis

04:10 [BBC: Technology] What if US authorities take your laptop?

04:12 [BBC: Technology] Facebook sued over message 'scan'

04:13 [zero hedge] Government Set To End Data Lockups; Removes "Unintentional & Unfair Advantage"

04:13 [Anarchist news] Call-out for NATO 3 Trial Solidarity, January 10–26

04:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ashley Alman: Robert Gates, Former Defense Secretary, Recovering From Fall

04:24 [Big Think] If an Icebreaker Gets Trapped in the Ice and There Are Journalists on board to and the Dangers of

04:25 [The Hindu - News] South Korea dismisses the North’s call for improved ties

04:27 [CNET News] Microsoft's Surface Pro 2 gets stealth silicon upgrade

04:31 [Telegraph] Bolivians vow to block Dakar Rally on salt flats

04:33 [Reuters] Heavy snow, dangerous cold snarl travel in northeastern U.S

04:39 [CNET News] 'The Hobbit': The most-pirated movie of 2013

04:43 [zero hedge] USDJPY Slumps Most In 4 Months As Nikkei Futures Tumble 450 Points

04:45 [Telegraph] South Korea dismisses North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's calls for improved ties

04:47 [Fox News] Police arrest suspect in murder of Calif. priest

04:50 [Reuters] China December services PMI falls to four-month low

04:51 [The Hindu - News] Day in pictures

05:02 [The Hindu - News] Experimenting with emotions

05:02 [Sydney Morning Herald] Sister dead at home: stabbed brother

05:02 [Sydney Morning Herald] Disturbing, even at 50m away

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Vignettes of an iconic life

05:06 [The Hindu - News] Gang circulating counterfeit currency busted; 3 arrested

05:06 [The Hindu - News] IIT-M technical fest aspires to new frontiers

05:06 [The Hindu - News] ‘Administerial reasons behind slowdown’

05:08 [Fox News: politics] Insurance expert says real challenge for ObamaCare will be signing up healthy, uninsured

05:10 [The Hindu - News] Jan Lokpal next on AAP’s agenda

05:11 [zero hedge] Guest Post: 2014 Will Bring More Social Collapse

05:12 [Guardian] Snapchat responds to hacking group releasing millions of phone numbers

05:16 [The Hindu - News] Fears over scribbled notes despite RBI clarification

05:16 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

05:17 [Slashdot] Western Australian Sharks Send Tweets To Swimmers

05:17 [Telegraph] North east America braced for major snowstorm with residents urged to stay indoors

05:17 [Fox News] Bill's New Year's resolution

05:18 [Sydney Morning Herald] 'No honour in a king hit'

05:19 [straight] Homeless in Vancouver: Smartphone fatigue? Take one tablet and call me on a feature phone /files/styles/section_thumbnail/public/motorola-paper-clip.jpg

05:20 [The Hindu - News] AP session adjourned amid protests against state division

05:21 [Topix Activism News] Newfield crash victim known for kindness, activism

05:26 [The Hindu - News] Confusion over pricing holds up LPG distribution

05:29 [Big Think] Have We Finally Found the “Lost” Shakespeare?

05:33 [CNN] Airbus unveils first passenger-ready A350 XWB plane

05:35 [AntiWar] 42 Killed, 69 Wounded in Iraq Bombings, Shootings

05:36 [Guardian] Panama canal expansion in doubt as president confronts European firms

05:36 [The Hindu - News] Kerry: West Asia peace still possible

05:36 [The Hindu - News] Ward 38 residents seek removal of water channel encroachment

05:38 [Deutsche Welle] Schumacher fans to hold silent tribute marking driver's 45th birthday

05:42 [The Hindu - News] Renovated Glass House thrown open to visitors

05:42 [The Hindu - News] BJP threatens State-wide agitation over areca ban

05:43 [Slate Magazine] The Amazon of Higher Education

05:43 [Slate Magazine] Delta Force

05:44 [The Hindu - News] 'Cazalet' author Elizabeth Jane Howard dead

05:46 [The Hindu - News] 'Cazalet Chronicles' author Elizabeth Jane Howard dead

05:49 [Fox News: politics] Justice Department spending $544,338 for an ‘enhanced company profile’ on LinkedIn

05:49 [Fox News] Feds issue alert on flammable crude oil

05:52 [Raw Story] Customs officials explain why they destroyed musician’s prized flutes

05:56 [CNET News] Apple's iBeacon tech to be used for fun in CES scavenger hunt

05:57 [The Hindu - News] Kalotsavam gets depth with events finding social pegs

05:57 [The Hindu - News] Evacuation begins from Muzaffarnagar relief camps

05:57 [The Hindu - News] Non-machine readable passports to go by November 2015

06:00 [AntiWar] 2014: Failure of Palestinian Authority, BDS Success to Continue

06:01 [The Hindu - News] Vijayawada Book festival draws young and old alike

06:03 [Slate Magazine] The World Is Changing

06:05 [Voice of America] Cambodian Protesters Wounded in Clash With Police

06:07 [The Hindu - News] Onchiyam case: Probe into role of kingpins sought

06:07 [The Hindu - News] Cambodian police fire on protesting garment workers

06:07 [Financial Times] India’s beef battleground starts to sizzle

06:07 [Financial Times] Manhattan apartment sales hit a high

06:10 [Guardian] Cambodian police fire on striking garment workers

06:11 [The Hindu - News] Compensation given to kin of HPCL blast victims

06:14 [Fin24 News] 14 predictions for 2014

06:14 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Martha Burk: 50 Years from the War on Poverty -- Win or Lose?

06:15 [Fox News] 'OBAMACARE IS AWFUL' Michael Moore slams president's health care law /i/redes/icon-video.gif

06:15 [Voice of America] VOA News: Cambodian Protesters Wounded in Clash with Police

06:17 [The Hindu - News] Stony silence at Thiruvananthapuram LPG outlets

06:18 [Slate Magazine] Play the Slate News Quiz

06:21 [] Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reaching point of no return

06:24 [Reuters] Cambodian forces open fire on protesters, at least three dead: witnesses

06:24 [Reuters] China tells police to be loyal to party amid graft crackdown

06:26 [BBC: Technology] Cyber security firms agree $1bn deal

06:28 [CNN: Money] Want to chat in 29 languages?

06:29 [Big Think] Kindness: The Most Underrated Virtue

06:29 [The Hindu - News] Contract termination notice without firm basis for action: Agusta

06:30 [AntiWar] Demand An Unconditional Pardon for Edward Snowden

06:34 [Voice of America] Kerry to Meet Israel, PA Leaders as Peace Talks Continue

06:35 [Sydney Morning Herald] Bird's-eye view of a tragedy

06:37 [The Hindu - News] Medicine worth Rs. 32 lakh seized in Trichy

06:37 [The Hindu - News] Indian assault case: 1 gets bail in Australia

06:37 [The Hindu - News] Priority for infrastructure development: Chandy

06:47 [Raw Story] ‘American Idol’ runner-up Clay Aiken mulls bid to represent North Carolina in House

06:48 [The Hindu - News] Wild elephants create a scare at Old Siddapur

06:48 [The Hindu - News] AP house adjourned amid protests against bifurcation

06:54 [Fin24 News] JSE kicks off 2014 with another record

06:58 [Guardian] Floods, storms and high winds threaten UK – live

07:00 [Voice of America] VOA News: Kerry to Meet Israel, PA Leaders as Peace Talks Continue

07:04 [CNN] 20 relaxing retreats to try in 2014

07:08 [The Hindu - News] Sweet December for Tihar Jail Bakery

07:08 [The Hindu - News] Shop like an Egyptian at Dilli Haat

07:12 [Telegraph] Cambodian military open fire on protesters killing at least three

07:14 [The Hindu - News] Stir in Trichy against ‘second sales’ of sand

07:15 [Fox News] EXPLOSIVE WARNING DOJ spending over $500Gk on LinkedIn Profile

07:20 [Telegraph] Sir Robert Worcester: The Magna Carta is 'the foundation of liberty'

07:20 [Telegraph] Revealed: Alex Salmond's pep talks to Scotland's football and rugby teams

07:20 [Telegraph] National Archives: Plans to stop miners' union smuggling Soviet roubles into Britain during strike

07:20 [Telegraph] One third of UK's young offenders return to crime, Ministry of Justice statistics show

07:20 [Telegraph] Nicola Sturgeon: Economy will decide independence referendum

07:20 [The Hindu - News] NGOs welcome decision to give porta cabins to homeless

07:20 [The Hindu - News] Incomes have risen faster than inflation: PM

07:20 [The Hindu - News] Bus services affected due to strike in AP

07:23 [Deutsche Welle] Report: NSA seeking to develop 'quantum computer'

07:24 [The Hindu - News] Ban on quarrying in Western Ghats challenged

07:24 [The Hindu - News] 11 accused appear in court for Pasupathi Pandian murder case

07:26 [The Hindu - News] Day and night agitation at Mulavukad

07:28 [The Hindu - News] Ban on cattle movement to Kerala leaves traders in the lurch

07:35 [The Hindu - News] Kochi under security blanket for PM visit

07:36 [Telegraph] Al-Qaeda leader held in Lebanon 'raised funds for anti-Assad militants'

07:36 [Telegraph] National Archives: Libya warned Britain before WPc Yvonne Fletcher was shot, secret papers show

07:36 [Telegraph] Chief of DR Congo troops fighting Ugandan rebels killed

07:38 [Voice of America] Three Cambodian Protesters Dead in Clash With Police

07:39 [CNN] Children beheaded in Central African Republic, U.N. says

07:45 [The Hindu - News] Ministers’ intervention on Ernakulam station: Krishna Iyer

07:47 [CNN] U.N.: Children beheaded as violence grows in Central African Republic

07:48 [CNN] Man tries to sell stolen brains on eBay, police say

07:48 [Fin24 News] SA set for downgrade

07:51 [Telegraph] National Archives: Mikhail Gorbachev surprised Downing Street with unannounced visit in Thatcher's absence

07:51 [Telegraph] Children of mothers who drink alcohol during pregnancy 'better behaved'

07:54 [CNET News] As Chromebooks catch on, 2014 promises more models

07:55 [The Hindu - News] HC Bench stricture on use of heavy machines for sand quarrying

07:55 [The Hindu - News] Skewing child sex ratio of DK a concern

07:56 [BBC: Also in the news] Note in bottle found after 23 years

07:57 [The Hindu - News] CPI(M) MLA launches a scathing attack on Alagiri

07:57 [The Hindu - News] Sugar unit mortgage to KIADB opposed

07:57 [BBC: Also in the news] Witty website lands Dutch man a job

07:57 [BBC: Also in the news] Santa on Tajik TV despite 'ban'

07:58 [Voice of America] India's Singh Says He Will Step Down

07:59 [The Hindu - News] Focused on moving relationship with India forward: US

07:59 [The Hindu - News] Madurai's physically challenged get scooters, sewing machines

08:04 [Guardian] Second Antarctic rescue? Aurora Australis on standby to free icebreaker

08:05 [Financial Times] Cambodian police ‘fire on strikers’

08:05 [BBC: Entertainment] Ejiofor 'hesitant' on 12 Years role

08:05 [The Hindu - News] Pongal Crafts Fair begins in Madurai

08:05 [The Hindu - News] SC rejects plea on framing charges in cash-at-judge's door scam

08:05 [The Hindu - News] Muzaffarnagar riots case sent to sessions court

08:05 [The Hindu - News] Leopard gets entangled in old trap, dies

08:07 [Financial Times] Manhattan apartment sales hit high

08:08 [Deutsche Welle] Iran wants a seat at Syrian peace talks

08:08 [Deutsche Welle] Germany's fear of job seekers from new EU members

08:09 [The Hindu - News] Mallika Sarabhai

08:09 [The Hindu - News] Stir against Telangana paralyses services in Seemandhra

08:09 [The Hindu - News] Calicut University’s distance education to be linked to religious schools

08:15 [The Hindu - News] Poverty recorded steepest fall under UPA regime: Govt

08:15 [The Hindu - News] Coast Guard in Kozhikode rescues three fishermen

08:15 [Fox News: politics] Oregon health exchange director resigns after website problems

08:18 [Slashdot] Searching the Internet For Evidence of Time Travelers

08:19 [The Hindu - News] Thamarassery to become taluk

08:21 [New Statesman] What really happened when Margaret Thatcher met South Africa's P W Botha?

08:21 [Telegraph] Homes evacuated as storm surge hits UK with 30ft waves expected

08:22 [Financial Times] Singh to step down after India elections

08:26 [The Hindu - News] Inflation a concern; India heading for better times: PM

08:28 [Reuters] Cambodian forces open fire as factory strikes turn violent

08:28 [Reuters] Chinese icebreaker stuck after helping in Antarctic rescue

08:28 [Deutsche Welle] Imported vehicles go on sale in Cuba ending decades-old ban

08:30 [The Hindu - News] Rahul has outstanding credentials for PM: Manmohan

08:30 [Topix Activism News] Three dead as Cambodian police open fire...

08:30 [BBC: Entertainment] VIDEO: 12 Years A Slave star on his moment

08:32 [The Hindu - News] Cold wave intensifies in North; five dead

08:32 [NPR] DOJ Expected To Defend Health Law's Contraceptive Mandate

08:38 [New Statesman] Morning Call: pick of the papers

08:38 [Pravda] Looking back at 2013: Top ten most important events

08:38 [Pravda] Will global crisis continue in 2014?

08:38 [The Hindu - News] Nandini Krishnan

08:38 [Voice of America] VOA News: India's Singh to Step Down after Election

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Pollachi's export of coir products increases

08:42 [The Hindu - News] University of Kerala hunts for missing answer papers

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Deputy Speaker provides question bank to Coimbatore students

08:42 [The Hindu - News] Traffic curbs in Thiruvananthapuram on Friday

08:44 [The Hindu - News] A protest for a protest-free Secretariat in Kerala

08:44 [The Hindu - News] Garbage piling up at Tirupur Collectorate

08:44 [The Hindu - News] Chinese Consulate fire in San Francisco not terror: FBI

08:44 [CNN] Man accused of killing mom, stepfather escapes from facility

08:48 [Telegraph] Labour should back EU referendum, says Tom Watson

08:48 [Telegraph] National Archives: French hid explosives in London to test Scotland Yard before Francois Mitterrand visit

08:48 [Telegraph] Why does Ariel Sharon matter?


08:50 [The Hindu - News] Photo expo on Tibet from Friday

08:50 [Voice of America] Chinese Rescue Icebreaker May be Mired in Antarctic Ice

08:52 [Telegraph] Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to stand down after election

08:52 [Telegraph] Sir Michael Holroyd can finally tell the story of his own early life

08:52 [Telegraph] Ed Miliband might lose Alistair Darling

08:52 [CNN] Hot in Harbin: World's most spectacular winter festival opens

08:56 [The Hindu - News] ‘Kasturirangan report is anti-environmental’

08:56 [The Hindu - News] Naresh Fernandes

09:06 [Voice of America] VOA News: Chinese Rescue Icebreaker May be Stuck in Antarctic Ice

09:07 [Fox News: politics] NSA reportedly building quantum computer that could crack most encryption types

09:08 [Telegraph] National Archives: Margaret Thatcher's letters to families of hunger strikers released

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Keeping the Grass Greener for African Plant Breeders

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Seedpods Worth More than Gold in Argentina’s Arid North

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] South Sudan Declares Emergency in Two States

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Hospitality, Agriculture Firms Vulnerable to Human Trafficking

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] The Scramble for Kenya’s Kibera Slum

09:09 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Pakistan’s Polio Campaign Runs Into Taliban Wall

09:11 [Fin24 News] E-tolls: 'If you can't beat them, join them'

09:12 [CNET News] Crave giveaway: Booq Boa brief laptop bag

09:13 [CNN] Antarctica rescue: Chinese ship fears it could get stuck in ice too

09:17 [The Hindu - News] Solar scam: Opposition disrupts Governor’s speech

09:20 [CNN: Crime] Police: Man tries to sell brains on eBay

09:20 [CNN: Crime] Man accused of killing mom, stepfather escapes from facility

09:20 [CNN: Crime] Arson fire at Chinese consulate in San Francisco a 'despicable act'

09:20 [CNN: Crime] Calilf. court grants undocumented immigrant right to practice law

09:20 [CNN: Crime] Suspect arrested in California priest's death

09:23 [Deutsche Welle] Snow storm hits northeastern United States

09:24 [Telegraph] National Archives: Margaret Thatcher barely mentioned Nelson Mandela in South Africa talks

09:24 [Telegraph] Social workers banned from routinely 'decanting' children to distant care homes

09:24 [Telegraph] Drug companies 'witholding research' from doctors MPs warn

09:25 [CNN] Blizzard blasts millions with snow, wind and bitter cold

09:26 [Financial Times] US northeast hit by severe winter weather

09:28 [Voice of America] South Sudan Peace Talks Begin in Ethiopia

09:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Adam Goldberg: Winter Storm Brings Snow, Cold To The Northeast (VIDEO/PHOTOS)

09:32 [NPR] Why Ending Malaria May Be More About Backhoes Than Bed Nets

09:37 [The Hindu - News] BJP to oppose induction of Shivakumar, Baig into Cabinet

09:37 [NPR] Bjarke Ingels: An Architect For A Moment Or An Era?

09:37 [NPR] Broadway's 'Spider-Man' Musical Turns Off The Lights At Last

09:38 [Telegraph] 2013 in polling: a better year than we expected!

09:39 [The Hindu - News] M.S. Dhir all set to be Delhi Assembly Speaker

09:40 [Voice of America] VOA News: South Sudan Peace Talks Begin in Ethiopia

09:41 [The Hindu - News] Work on NH-212 in Karnataka to begin in March

09:41 [The Hindu - News] Endowed with rich timbre

09:42 [Reuters] Ex-finance minister wins disputed Madagascar vote

09:42 [Reuters] U.S. Embassy says evacuating more staff from South Sudan

09:43 [New Statesman] Why the debate over NHS charges won't go away

09:44 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Film 12 Years a Slave 'opens our eyes'

09:47 [The Hindu - News] Aim for an Olympic medal: CBR Prasad

09:51 [The Hindu - News] BJP condemns PM’s remarks on Modi

09:51 [The Hindu - News] Travelogue creates interest at Vijayawada Book Festival

09:51 [Truthdig] Climate Change Will Hit Seafloor Life

09:53 [The Hindu - News] Lack of home work may hit ‘Vishwa Kalaa Mahotsavam’

09:57 [The Hindu - News] Krishna district's mango orchards in bloom with flowers

10:00 [CNN] Chinese police arrest dozens in huge crystal meth raids

10:01 [The Hindu - News] Healthy food at your doorstep

10:01 [The Hindu - News] Neelam Mansingh

10:03 [Deutsche Welle] Three dead in Cambodia as police fire on protesters

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Two-day ‘Green and Safe’ summit begins on Saturday in Vizag

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Remand of 30 fishermen extended to Jan 17

10:05 [The Hindu - News] Welcome initiative by Vizag police

10:05 [The Hindu - News] HPCL blast: ‘Pomp’ at meet irks CPI(M)

10:05 [The Hindu - News] AP House adjourned amid protests against bifurcation

10:07 [NPR] Busy Winter Storm Brings Snow, Cold To Northeast

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Storm dumps nearly 2 feet of snow on US Northeast

10:08 [The Hindu - News] Crafts Bazaar: Shoppers’ stop for handcrafted ware

10:08 [Deutsche Welle] Snapchat to update app security in wake of hack

10:11 [Telegraph] Wind farm test case 'could seen hundreds of turbines near historic sites'

10:11 [Reuters] Heavy snow wreaks havoc across northeastern U.S

10:12 [The Hindu - News] Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's press conference

10:15 [CNN] Indian Prime Minister Singh to step down after election in May

10:16 [Reuters] India's prime minister to hand over after election

10:17 [Fin24 News] Struggling to make ends meet

10:20 [The Hindu - News] Orissa HC functions from new building

10:20 [The Hindu - News] Nikhila Kesavan

10:21 [Mother Jones] WATCH: Little Suzie Newsykins New Year's Resolution: Forget 2013 [Fiore Cartoon]

10:22 [The Hindu - News] 27 per cent interim relief for Andhra govt. staff, pensioners

10:22 [Reuters] India's PM says to step down, backs Gandhi as successor

10:23 [Deutsche Welle] Making biomass sources sustainable

10:26 [The Hindu - News] Uproar in Nellore over LPG price hike

10:26 [The Hindu - News] Paul Zacharia

10:26 [The Hindu - News] HC seeks info on Chittoor water scheme

10:26 [The Hindu - News] Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's press conference

10:32 [The Hindu - News] Andhra's power utilities bracing for supply during rabi

10:32 [The Hindu - News] Exploring all possibilities to stall ‘T’ Bill: T.G. Venkatesh

10:33 [Voice of America] India's Singh Says He Will Step Down

10:38 [The Hindu - News] Govt. mulls provisions for removal of CBI chief

10:38 [New Statesman] How I learned to stop worrying and love Amazon /sites/default/files/images/2013%2B51amazon.jpg

10:38 [Deutsche Welle] Bringing live music to deaf audiences

10:40 [CNN] Why Western consultants are targeting more world elections in 2014

10:40 [The Hindu - News] Construction work gained momentum for Tezu airport in Arunachal

10:42 [The Hindu - News] 2 dead in fresh violence in Bangladesh

10:47 [CNN] 3 dead after Cambodian security forces open fire on protesters

10:47 [BBC: Entertainment] Curious Incident cancelled further

10:51 [Financial Times] Singh attacks rival Modi in parting shot

10:52 [Reuters] Manmohan Singh rules out another term as India PM

10:53 [BBC: Technology] Alicia Keys to end Blackberry role

10:56 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Howard's work 'chimed with readership'

10:57 [Telegraph] Depression risk for workers starved of light

10:59 [Voice of America] Reuters: Chinese Police Chief Urges Officers to be Loyal to Party Amid Graft Crackdown

11:01 [The Hindu - News] Pak police register FIR against 3-year-old

11:03 [Deutsche Welle] International photographers document everyday life in Kosovo

11:04 [CBC: politics] How Barack Obama lost his mojo: Neil Macdonald

11:06 [Fox News: politics] Rude and Crude: Why MSNBC keeps getting into trouble

11:07 [zero hedge] Gold Down 28% In 2013 Despite "Skyrocketing Demand" - Perth Mint Sales Surge 41%

11:09 [Voice of America] Gabrielle Paluch: Support Grows in Burma for Constitutional Change

11:10 [Fin24 News] Farmworker forum warns against 'outsiders'

11:10 [BBC: Science & Environment] Quest to grow human organs inside pigs in Japan

11:12 [CNN] South Sudan peace talks open in Ethiopia

11:12 [CNN] Fans plan vigil for Michael Schumacher as he spends birthday in coma

11:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] Antarctic rescue ship 'may be stuck'

11:13 [BBC: Science & Environment] Australia saw hottest year in 2013

11:13 [Voice of America] Israel's Sharon in a 'Slow, Steady' Decline: Hospital

11:13 [Telegraph] Pictures of the day: 3 January 2014

11:13 [Slashdot] Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 Pass 10% Market Share, Windows XP Falls Below 30%

11:19 [Deutsche Welle] Indian PM Singh says he will not run for third term

11:21 [The Hindu - News] HC refuses to stay trial in Shakti Mills gangrape case

11:21 [The Hindu - News] South Sudan's warring factions meet in Ethiopia

11:23 [Voice of America] South Sudan Peace Talks Begin in Ethiopia

11:23 [CNN] Two crucial hearings today in fight over Jahi McMath

11:26 [Reuters] Heavy snow wreaks havoc across northeastern U.S.

11:28 [CNN: Money] Stocks hesitant after New Year dip

11:28 [CNN: Money] Check U.S. stock futures

11:28 [New Statesman] Those lost TV times: Britain's Christmas telly tradition /sites/default/files/images/2013%2B51newxmastv(1).jpg

11:29 [Big Think] What a Merry World It Would Be

11:31 [The Hindu - News] Lokayukta in a month, says Naveen

11:37 [Reuters] U.S. Embassy to evacuate more staff from South Sudan

11:37 [New Internationalist] The dirt on Olli Rehn

11:39 [New Statesman] Nick Griffin declared bankrupt /sites/default/files/images/Griffin.jpg

11:39 [CNN: Money] Northeast socked with snow, cold - CNN

11:39 [The Hindu - News] Too early to judge AAP: Manmohan

11:42 [CNN] Briton confirmed as 1 of 2 foreigners killed in Libya

11:43 [Telegraph] President Obama enjoys golf day in Hawaii

11:44 [BBC: Entertainment] Hustle picks up Producers Guild nod

11:45 [The Hindu - News] Pak govt told to give bulletproof car to ex-CJ

11:55 [Reuters] Nepal court says no amnesty for serious war-time abusers

11:55 [Reuters] U.S. embassy to evacuate more staff from South Sudan

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Rajaonarimampianina winning Madagascar’s presidential poll

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Supreme Court frowns at remarks against verdict on gay sex

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Mamata appoints 13 more parliamentary secretaries

11:56 [The Hindu - News] Vaulting growth in the housing loan book

11:58 [Raw Story] Margaret Thatcher’s courting of Mikhail Gorbachev revealed in top secret file

12:00 [The Hindu - News] HC refuses to stay trial in Shakti Mills gangrape case

12:00 [The Hindu - News] Houses that can be transported

12:05 [Foreign Policy in Focus] To Washington, Turkey’s Prime Minister Erdogan Has Gone Off the Reservation

12:06 [CNN: Money] Job search: One year and counting...

12:06 [The Hindu - News] More security around Hezbollah stronghold following blast

12:06 [The Hindu - News] AAP’s Dhir elected Delhi Assembly Speaker

12:08 [Fin24 News] Zim imports SA maize to stave off hunger

12:14 [Deutsche Welle] Kerry on second day of bid to push framework for Mideast peace deal

12:15 [Telegraph] UK weather in pictures: Britain hit by high tides, floods and strong winds

12:17 [BBC: Health] AUDIO: Running a business with cancer

12:18 [The Hindu - News] HC reserves order on Dec 16 gangrape case

12:20 [BBC: Health] Lack of drug data 'extreme concern'

12:20 [CNN] Indian Prime Minister Singh to step down after election due in May

12:21 [Mother Jones] "Little Failure" Gary Shteyngart on Immigrant Parents and "Going Memoir" /files/Shteyngart-LITTLEFAILURECovercrop_0.jpg

12:21 [Mother Jones] Mark Ruffalo Wants You to Imagine a 100 Percent Clean Energy Future /files/Ruffalo%20Portrait630px.jpg

12:21 [Mother Jones] Meet the Americans Who've Lost Their Unemployment Benefits: "I'm Thoroughly Petrified" /files/Screen%20Shot%202014-01-02%20at%205.00.59%20PM.png

12:21 [Mother Jones] How College Pricing Is Like Holiday Retail Sales

12:22 [BBC: Science & Environment] Agency to cut flood defence jobs

12:22 [The Hindu - News] Rooting for ecology

12:24 [Deutsche Welle] Spanish unemployment crisis eases after biggest drop in over a decade

12:26 [The Hindu - News] Sizing it down to micro levels

12:28 [Raw Story] Noted futurologist claims many more of us will work from home – or a cafe – thanks to mobile

12:29 [New Statesman] Michael Gove defends deaths of 37 million people as "just" /sites/default/files/images/hugh-laurie-blackadder-goes-forthseriale-tv-----tvblog----superseriale--9-----blackadder-hdwhmmt4.jpg

12:29 [Telegraph] Chinese police launch cinematic raid on rural "meth village"

12:30 [The Hindu - News] I am... Sivakumar and Mahendran - Chair seat weavers

12:30 [The Hindu - News] Fans honour injured Schumacher on his 45th birthday

12:30 [The Hindu - News] Ariel Sharon’s condition worsens

12:33 [Voice of America] Italy Rescues 1,000 Migrants in 24 Hours

12:35 [Topix Activism News] Blind China activist's nephew languishing in jail

12:35 [Reuters] Heavy snowstorm hammers northeastern U.S.

12:35 [Reuters] Ex-finance minister wins disputed Madagascar election

12:36 [The Hindu - News] Britain braces for floods

12:38 [Raw Story] Now there is no denying Margaret Thatcher’s failings

12:38 [BBC: Technology] NSA 'developing quantum computer'

12:39 [The Hindu - News] Putting nature inthe frame

12:39 [Fox News: politics] Hero Edward Snowden?

12:43 [The Hindu - News] Feast on sunlight, sipping water and power

12:43 [CNN: Money] Facebook faces suit over private messages

12:47 [The Hindu - News] Need more efforts to create jobs, curb inflation: India Inc

12:47 [The Hindu - News] Sublimity intact

12:47 [The Hindu - News] Captivating konnakkol

12:47 [BBC: Entertainment] New Year fireworks 2013's top TV show

12:47 [Voice of America] South Sudan Peace Talks Begin in Ethiopia

12:48 [Raw Story] 2.2 million people at risk as Zimbabwe imports 150,000 tons of corn to stave off hunger

12:48 [Raw Story] China denies hepatitis B vaccine killed babies

12:50 [CNN] Malta foreign minister: Country 'cannot offer' migrants opportunities

12:53 [The Hindu - News] The sacred and the mundane

12:57 [The Hindu - News] Stone sculptures suit every kind of décor

12:58 [Raw Story] Severe snowstorm slams northeastern United States: ‘These circumstances are dangerous’

13:03 [Raw Story] Relief at Antarctic rescue turns to fear for Chinese ship trapped in heavy ice

13:03 [The Hindu - News] LeT bomb expert Tunda withdraws bail plea

13:03 [The Hindu - News] May I help you?

13:05 [Voice of America] US Withdraws More Embassy Personnel from South Sudan

13:07 [Voice of America] Major Snowstorm Hits US Northeast

13:08 [Raw Story] India’s legendary Goa beach bans local people from casinos

13:09 [Deutsche Welle] New car registrations in Germany take a tumble

13:09 [Deutsche Welle] Madagascar's former finance minister wins disputed ballot

13:09 [The Hindu - News] No place to walk

13:09 [The Hindu - News] High winds, waves lash Britain’s coast

13:10 [CNN] Your guide to running at any level

13:13 [The Hindu - News] Musical notes

13:13 [The Hindu - News] Poetic images

13:13 [CNN: Money] Check stock futures

13:13 [CNN: Money] Lessons from survivors of the dot-com crash

13:14 [CNN: Health] Two hearings today in fight over Jahi

13:14 [CNN: Health] How to be a better runner

13:14 [CNN: Health] FSU coach fights for his son

13:14 [CNN: Health] Your guide to running at any level

13:17 [NPR] Wicked Winter Storm Expected To Blow Itself Out Later Today

13:18 [Telegraph] Israel and the Palestinians face 'tough choices,' John Kerry says

13:19 [Deutsche Welle] 88 prisoners threaten US-Afghan ties

13:19 [New Statesman] Why obesity is no longer a rich world problem

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Infosys appoints two Presidents

13:19 [The Hindu - News] Ode to Basheer

13:19 [The Hindu - News] White magic

13:19 [Red Pepper] The rewilded frontier – Feral

13:20 [Fox News] Massive winter storm slams Northeast /i/redes/icon-slideshow.gif

13:20 [Fox News] ENCRYPTION RACE? NSA reportedly building computer to crack codes

13:20 [Fox News] RESCUE FOR RESCUER?Icebreaker faces trouble after helping in Antarctic mission /i/redes/icon-video.gif

13:20 [Fox News] EYES ON THE ROADSchool bus cameras target drivers who pass illegally

13:20 [CNET News] Augmented reality contact lenses to be human-ready at CES

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Ganguly resigns as NUJS faculty

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Jama Masjid attack: Yasin Bhatkal, aide sent to police custody for 10 days

13:21 [The Hindu - News] Aravind Adiga

13:21 [The Hindu - News] The story of our crafts…

13:23 [Raw Story] ‘Human-induced climate change’ to blame for Australia’s hottest year on record: scientists

13:23 [Raw Story] Leaked: NSA wants to build quantum computer that could break nearly any kind of encryption

13:23 [The Hindu - News] DMK, PMK threaten agitation over reservation issue in multi super-speciality hospital

13:24 [The Atlantic: International] Why China's Global Supremacy Is Not Inevitable

13:27 [zero hedge] Snow Day Market Summary

13:30 [The Hindu - News] Simply divine!

13:33 [The Atlantic: Politics] What's Ahead in Politics in 2014

13:34 [The Hindu - News] Devotion, the pivot here

13:34 [The Hindu - News] A life-changing train journey

13:34 [The Hindu - News] Team Carnatic

13:35 [Voice of America] Cambodian Protesters Clash With Police

13:37 [BBC: Entertainment] AUDIO: Hammond: 'I can relate to Schumacher'

13:38 [The Hindu - News] An ‘eventful’ destination

13:38 [The Hindu - News] Congress taking legal opinion on Virbhadra issue

13:40 [The Hindu - News] Strings in sync

13:44 [The Hindu - News] The Tamil element

13:44 [The Hindu - News] Building the future

13:44 [The Hindu - News] What is it like to work in an industry that has very few women?

13:44 [The Hindu - News] Bahuguna among 59 MLAs yet to disclose property details

13:45 [CNN] 5 Senate races to watch in 2014

13:47 [CNN: Health] Paralyzed pilot walks again

13:48 [Telegraph] Camera stealing crab shows what it might be like to be caught in its claws

13:49 [Deutsche Welle] South Sudan's warring sides start peace negotiations

13:50 [The Hindu - News] Evergreen

13:50 [The Hindu - News] Décor, the 2014 way

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Smell the basil

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Redefining agility

13:54 [The Hindu - News] Shotcuts: A notch up

13:54 [The Hindu - News] News in pictures

13:56 [Reuters] Israel tests Arrow missile shield, sees Hezbollah ballistic threat

13:57 [zero hedge] JFK, Roads Closed, Northeast Paralyzed After Up To 20 Inches Of Snow Drop; Wind Chill Hits -40; 100 Milllion Affected

13:58 [NPR] In Israel, Ariel Sharon's Family Gathers At His Bedside

13:58 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Americans Forecast Downhill Slide To 2050

13:59 [Voice of America] Cambodian Police Open Fire on Protesters, 3 Dead

14:00 [The Hindu - News] Theatre with a special purpose

14:02 [The Hindu - News] The Dilli dilemma

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Drunken Duck Roast

14:02 [The Hindu - News] Mars attraction

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Moral of the story

14:04 [The Hindu - News] Toast to technology

14:06 [Disinformation] Earth May Have Dark Matter Halo //

14:07 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Nevada Driver Authorization Cards For Undocumented Immigrants Bring Long Lines

14:08 [Raw Story] Revealed: Margaret Thatcher ‘made no case’ for Nelson Mandela’s release

14:08 [The Hindu - News] Rushes

14:08 [The Hindu - News] The change agent in command

14:08 [The Hindu - News] DMK, PMK threaten stir over quota issue in multi super-speciality hospital

14:08 [] Tajikistan Distances Itself from Blacklisted Iranian Businessman

14:09 [Deutsche Welle] After layoffs Deutsche Bahn scrambles to recruit

14:09 [Fin24 News] Foreign traders causing cash shortages: Zim

14:11 [BBC: Entertainment] French comic 'must pay racism fines'

14:13 [CNN] More than 800 migrants rescued from Mediterranean

14:14 [Reuters] Israel tests Arrow missile shield, sees Hezbollah threat

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Feeding birds

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Rings with a zing

14:14 [The Hindu - News] The Priya principle

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Save the forests

14:14 [The Hindu - News] Dance is the way

14:14 [The Hindu - News] A successful game plan

14:15 [CNN: Money] New Boeing vote highlights union split

14:15 [CNN: Money] General Mills: No GMO in original Cheerios

14:15 [Voice of America] Major Snowstorm Hits the US

14:16 [CNN: Crime] Court grants undocumented immigrant right to practice law

14:16 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kate Sheppard: Will Congress Go Another Year Without Designating New Wilderness?

14:17 [CNN: Politics] A historic, celebratory act

14:17 [CNN: Politics] 5 gubernatorial races to watch in 2014

14:17 [CNN: Politics] Kerry discussing framework for Mideast peace deal

14:17 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: Can de Blasio keep promise to end inequality?

14:17 [CNN: Politics] Navarrette: Warfare between left and right victimizes all

14:17 [CNN: Politics] Supreme Court to rule on Obamacare, same-sex injunctions

14:17 [CNN: Politics] What happened to other leakers?

14:17 [CNN: Politics] Tempers explode over clemency

14:18 [NPR] Overweight People In Developing World Outnumber Those In Rich Countries

14:18 [Telegraph] 1,000 migrants rescued off Italian coast in 24 hours

14:18 [The Hindu - News] With flying colours

14:18 [The Hindu - News] Cracking the code

14:18 [The Hindu - News] Industry says reforms, curbs on inflation, corruption key to reviving growth

14:19 [Financial Times] UK lashed by more storms

14:19 [New Statesman] Veronica Mars: Can a crowdfunded film ever be good?

14:20 [The Hindu - Opinion] Corrections and Clarifications -- January 4, 2014

14:23 [The Hindu - News] Extraordinary teen

14:24 [Deutsche Welle] 'Musharraf doesn't need to flee Pakistan'

14:25 [The Hindu - News] Dispose responsibly

14:25 [The Hindu - News] An unusual bond

14:27 [zero hedge] Frontrunning: January 3

14:27 [zero hedge] It's So Cold, Fire Crew's Hose Spray Freezes On Contact

14:28 [CNN] From the pub to the palace: How darts reinvented itself

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Umpire remains not out

14:29 [The Hindu - News] For the roar to go on

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Activists, economists question Manmohan claim on poverty reduction

14:29 [The Hindu - News] Immortal land and mortal men

14:29 [CNN] Opinion: Who wins in the GOP civil war?

14:32 [CNET News] AT&T to give T-Mobile customers up to $450 to switch

14:32 [CNET News] Acer launches 27-inch all-in-one Android PC

14:32 [BBC: Technology] Kanye-inspired currency 'to launch'

14:33 [The Hindu - News] The hunt within

14:34 [CNN: Crime] Two crucial hearings today in fight over girl on ventilator

14:37 [Reuters] DNA test confirms identify of Saudi militant held in Lebanon: army

14:37 [Reuters] Two Egyptian protesters killed in clashes with police

14:38 [Raw Story] Women with cocaine under wigs detained by Spanish police

14:38 [Raw Story] Elderly Laundromat owner thwarts robbery by pulling his own gun: ‘It was just funny’

14:39 [Deutsche Welle] Chinese ship involved Antarctic rescue runs into trouble

14:39 [Slashdot] China: The Next Space Superpower

14:39 [The Hindu - News] The human element

14:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: An Awesome History Of Money In Politics In Three Delightfully Nerdy Minutes

14:46 [CNN] Opinion: GOP health plans good for the rich

14:50 [CNN] Is lung cancer screening right for you?

14:50 [CNN: Health] Is lung cancer screening right for you?

14:50 [CNN: Health] New cancer screening guidelines

14:52 [Fox News: politics] Saddle up: Oregon’s horse tripping ban and other new laws kick off 2014

14:52 [CNN: Money] Chrysler highlights strong 2013 auto sales

14:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: The GOP's ‘Jobs' Hypocrisy

14:55 [The Hindu - News] Bajaj Allianz launches all-women branch

14:58 [zero hedge] Sign Of The Top? Hedge Fund Hiring Junior Bitcoin Execution Trader

15:01 [Disinformation] What If the 21st Century Begins in 2014? //

15:01 [The Hindu - News] Atom sonata

15:02 [CNET News] Best Buy cuts price of iPhone 5S to $125

15:02 [CNET News] Galaxy Note 3 'Lite' leak suggests 720p display

15:03 [The Hindu - News] Summer line

15:04 [Deutsche Welle] South Sudan: "only so much the international community can do"

15:05 [The Hindu - News] AAP to contest all five Lok Sabha seats in Uttarakhand

15:06 [Reuters] Heavy snowstorm slams northeastern U.S. as arctic cold descends

15:07 [Slashdot] Losing Aaron

15:08 [NPR] One Of The Rescue Ships In Antarctic May Now Be Stuck Too

15:08 [] The Fight for $15: Campaign for Living Wage Readies National Push /sites/

15:09 [CNN] Lebanon claims arrest of jihadist group's Saudi chief

15:10 [The Hindu - News] Petrol price hiked by 75 paise a litre, diesel by 50

15:10 [New Statesman] Why the Tories shouldn't assume that history means they'll win in 2015

15:11 [CNN: Money] Temporary jobs lift Spanish gloom

15:12 [CNET News] Friday Poll: What's your most-anticipated tech item of 2014?

15:12 [CNET News] Ford adding app integration to 3.4 million cars

15:12 [CNET News] Basis Band's sophisticated sleep tracking gets slicker at CES 2014

15:18 [The Hindu - News] The home of films in town

15:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Terry O'Neill: UNCONSCIONABLE

15:20 [The Hindu - News] Cool and casual

15:20 [Telegraph] Louis Tussauds House of Wax quiz: guess the celebrity waxworks

15:20 [Telegraph] Tiny Project: Alek Lisefski's 8'x20' house on wheels

15:22 [CNN] Suspected World War II bomb detonates in Germany, killing 1

15:22 [CNN] Albums to watch for in 2014

15:22 [Fox News] Fla. governor signs death warrant for boy's killer - Phoenix man remains jailed in ax killing of son

15:22 [Fox News] 1 body found in Minneapolis apartment fire

15:22 [Fox News] KURTZ: Why MSNBC keeps getting into trouble

15:22 [Fox News] lorida on pace to become third-most populous state

15:22 [Reuters: politics] Palestinian protesters greet Kerry's visit

15:26 [CNN: Living] Harbin: World's most spectacular winter festival

15:26 [CNN: Living] Five life-changing moments

15:26 [CNN: Living] CNN anchor's inspiring fight

15:26 [CNN: Living] Big city fashion secrets

15:26 [CNN: Living] The same-sex wedding checklist

15:28 [zero hedge] JPMorgan Reveals That Stocks Are More Expensive Now Than At Their 2007 Peak

15:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Lisa Capretto: Terri Schiavo's Family: 'It's What No Family Should Ever Have To Witness' (VIDEO)

15:28 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Christopher Mathias: Dante De Blasio's Friends Lobbied Him For A Snow Day (PHOTO)

15:30 [The Hindu - News] Obscurity to applause

15:31 [Truthout] Outrage Following Honduran Colonel's Attack Against US Human Rights Defender

15:31 [Amnesty International] Egypt: Halt crackdown on vocal critics in politically motivated trial

15:35 [CNN: Money] Vatican tourism triples for new Pope

15:35 [Fin24 News] A personal e-toll defiance strategy

15:39 [Deutsche Welle] One killed after World War II-era bomb goes off in western Germany

15:40 [Reuters] Nordic convoy heads for Syria on delayed chemical weapons mission

15:40 [The Hindu - News] Coca Cola fails to return village land within ultimatum

15:41 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Hustle,' '12 Years' lead Critics' Choice nods

15:41 [CNN: Entertainment] Golden Globe nods: 5 things we learned

15:41 [CNN: Entertainment] SAG Award nods honor 'Slave,' snub Redford

15:44 [Topix Activism News] "Food As Punishment: Giving U.S. Inmates 'The Loaf' Persists"

15:46 [The Hindu - News] UK papers show hunt for Thatcher-Reagan hoaxers

15:46 [Truthout] Eagle Ford Shale: Breathe at Your Own Risk

15:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] The 420 Times: Tokers Line Up to Legally Purchase Marijuana in Colorado

15:46 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Clay Aiken Considering Run For Congress: Report

15:48 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan’s attack on Modi ‘unfortunate and condemnable’, says BJP

15:50 [New Statesman] Study finds even time travellers aren't using Google+ (or Twitter, or anything else)

15:50 [CNN: Entertainment] New music to watch for in the new year

15:50 [CNN: Entertainment] Future films in 2 minutes

15:50 [CNN: Entertainment] 2014 books to enjoy

15:52 [Fox News: politics] Bungle of Joy: can’t handle info on newborns

15:52 [Fox News: politics] Dems stake 2014 survival on class strife

15:53 [Telegraph] Biggest ever satellite constellation to be launched

15:54 [Slashdot] Chinese Icebreaker Is Stuck In Ice After Antarctic Research Vessel Rescue

15:55 [CNET News] New York's GlobalFoundries plant to get $10 billion boost

15:55 [New Statesman] Study finds even time travellers aren't using Google+ (or Twitter, or Facebook, or Bing)

15:56 [CNN: Money] Stocks rebound after New Year dip

15:56 [CNN: Money] Stop telling women they just need to know how to code

15:57 [Reuters] Heavy snow, dangerous cold bite northeastern U.S.

15:57 [CNN: Living] A CNN anchor's psoriasis battle

15:58 [CNN] Israel shares concerns as peace talks advance

15:58 [CNN: Entertainment] New year, new music to watch for

15:58 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] More Vehicles in Latin America – More Deaths

15:58 [INTER PRESS SERVICE] Many More Snakes Than Ladders for U.S. Policy in 2014

15:58 [zero hedge] No Waking From Draghi's Monetary Nightmare: Eurozone Credit Creation Tumbles To New All Time Low

16:01 [BBC: Health] VIDEO: Developing world obesity quadruples

16:01 [Disinformation] Is The NSA Blackmailing U.S. Politicians?

16:02 [Voice of America] Ron Corben: Thai February Polls to Go Ahead Despite Protests

16:03 [The Atlantic: Politics] Why Secret Law Is Un-American

16:06 [Voice of America] Nearly 1 Million Displaced in CAR Violence

16:07 [Truthout] American's Need to Understand?

16:08 [BBC: Also in the news] 'Whale' spotted on French motorway

16:08 [] NSA Super Computer Part of 'Owning The Net' Paradigm?

16:11 [CNN] Briton 1 of 2 apparently killed in Libya

16:12 [Truthout] Nuclear Negotiations

16:13 [Raw Story] Indiana court: Couple may divorce because marriage remained valid despite gender change

16:13 [Raw Story] Rachel Maddow: ‘Giant failure’ by Utah AG’s office has allowed hundreds of same-sex marriages

16:14 [CNN: Money] Car sales make a strong comeback in 2013

16:14 [Reuters] DNA test confirms identify of Saudi militant held in Lebanon: army

16:15 [CNET News] Samsung must innovate 'non-stop,' chairman urges

16:15 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Roque Planas: George P. Bush's Candidacy Stirs Debate Over Hispanics' Place In GOP

16:17 [The Hindu - News] Patna High Court acquits all 14 accused in Amausi massacre case

16:18 [Raw Story] Maddow: ‘Giant failure’ by Utah AG’s office has allowed hundreds of same-sex marriages

16:18 [CNN: Living] Fill up at a revamped restaurant

16:18 [CNN: Living] Do teachers favor cute kids?

16:21 [Mother Jones] We're Still at War: Photo of the Day for January 3, 2014 /files/0103-630.jpg

16:23 [CNN] Muslim Brotherhood protesters, Egyptian police clash; 3 killed

16:25 [The Hindu - News] Uttarakhand keen to preserve marine fossils

16:25 [The Hindu - News] BJP dismisses Manmohan’s 10-year rule a ‘wasted opportunity’

16:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Sam Stein: U.S. Losing Its Global Dominance In Science, Sequestration Is Only Partially To Blame: Study

16:26 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: 'Glee,' Rose Parade Gay Wedding Corrupting America's Youth, Pundit Claims In 'Duck Dynasty' Plea

16:27 [The Hindu - News] Babulal Nagar's bail plea rejected

16:28 [zero hedge] French President Hollande Needs A Friend

16:29 [Big Think] If an icebreaker gets trapped in the ice and there are no journalists on board to report it, is it still news?

16:29 [Big Think] The Superfluous Man?

16:30 [CNN] U.S. asks court to preserve Obamacare contraception mandate

16:30 [Voice of America] Kerry Heads to Ramallah for More Peace Negotiations

16:31 [The Hindu - News] AAP win sign of resentment against Congress, BJP, says Left

16:32 [World Policy Institute] An Interactive Look at Sino-Indian Relations

16:32 [Truthout] Capitalism in Crisis: Who Are the REAL "Takers"?

16:32 [Fox News: politics] Administration to high court: Don't exempt Catholic groups from contraception mandate

16:34 [Deutsche Welle] Sierra Leone hip-hop video seeks to help female victims of wrongful arrest

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: Headlines for January 3, 2014

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: Texas Student: After Reporting Rape, I Was Accused of "Public Lewdness," Sent to Disciplinary School

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: NAFTA at 20: Lori Wallach on U.S. Job Losses, Record Income Inequality, Mass Displacement in Mexico

16:34 [] Democracy Now!: Zapatista Uprising 20 Years Later: How Indigenous Mexicans Stood Up Against NAFTA "Death Sentence"

16:34 [Voice of America] US Cereal Producer Cuts Use of Genetically Modified Ingredients

16:35 [New Statesman] Our economy would benefit from sending students to study abroad

16:36 [CBC: politics] Your questions answered by The National's At Issue panel

16:36 [CNET News] World Cup to begin with mind-controlled exoskeleton kick

16:37 [CNN: Entertainment] 10 TV shows to watch

16:37 [CNN: Entertainment] Seth Meyers: New year, new 'Late Night'

16:37 [CNN: Entertainment] This year's must-see movies

16:37 [CNN: Entertainment] Start your playlists: Music to look for

16:37 [CNN: Entertainment] 18 books to enjoy

16:37 [Reuters] South Sudan talks start slowly as U.S. pulls out more staff

16:37 [Reuters] Medicins Sans Frontieres says five staff detained in Syria

16:37 [Fox News: politics] DC begins firearms re-registration process

16:42 [Slashdot] NSA Trying To Build Quantum Computer

16:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tom Fox: Leadership lessons from the president of American University

16:44 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Tom Fox: What to do when the 'Best Places to Work' rankings come out

16:47 [CNN: Money] AT&T offers T-Mobile customers $450

16:47 [The Hindu - Opinion] BCCI, you're having a laugh!

16:47 [Truthout] Edward Snowden Evolved From Gaming Geek to Conscientious Whistleblower

16:47 [The Hindu - News] Axe to fall on Congress rebels in MP

16:48 [NPR] Cambodian Police Fire At Striking Garment Workers; 4 Dead

16:51 [CNN] 6 tips to ease winter travel woes

16:51 [Mother Jones] WATCH: George Zimmerman's Girlfriend Reveals Disturbing New Details in Police Video

16:52 [Fox News] $200,000 HUNT Coast Guard wants fugitive banker to pay search costs

16:52 [Fox News] HUBBA HUBBLE Telescope spies clouds on nearby alien planets

16:53 [NPR] Nuns' Objection To Health Care Law Is Unwarranted, Justice Says

16:53 [Telegraph] South Sudan rebel leader interview: 'I still hope for peace'

16:54 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: North Carolina Politician Pens Resignation Letter In Klingon

16:54 [Voice of America] Preliminary South Sudan Peace Talks Under Way

16:55 [Foreign Policy in Focus] Ten Good Things about 2013

16:56 [The Atlantic: Technology] Can Physicists Find Time Travelers on Facebook?

16:56 [zero hedge] GM Misses Sales Expectations, Blames Weather; Ends Year With Most Ever December "Channels Stuffed"

17:02 [Fin24 News] Lagarde: Kenya on Africa's economic frontline

17:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Steven Kurlander: Start of 2014: The Beginning of the End of Obamacare

17:03 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Allen West 'Concerned' More About Elizabeth Warren Than Hillary Clinton For 2016

17:07 [CNN: Entertainment] What to expect in the new 'Downton Abbey'

17:08 [Truthout] NYT Editorial Backs Snowden but Fails Other Whistleblowers

17:08 [CNN] Seth Meyers: New year, new 'Late Night'

17:08 [CNN] Travel Photo of the Day

17:10 [Telegraph] UK floods: RNLI team rescues elderly from farm in Wales

17:10 [CNN] Muslim Brotherhood protesters, Egyptian police clash; 5 killed

17:10 [CNN] At least 3 dead after Cambodian security forces fire at protests

17:10 [New Statesman] Who will act as Ed Miliband’s working class bodyguard?

17:11 [Disinformation] Colorado’s Two Dozen Marijuana Shops Made Over $1 Million On The First Day Of Legalization

17:13 [Truthout] Tragic Slaying by Bay Area Police Remembered Five Years Later

17:14 [] Four 'Black Sheep' Presidencies To Watch In 2014

17:15 [CNN] Man suspected of killing priest was in police custody before slaying

17:18 [Truthout] Twenty Years on, Mexico Is NAFTA's Biggest Lie

17:21 [CNN] CDC: 25 states reporting widespread flu

17:21 [Mother Jones] Does More Marijuana Smoking Mean Lower Attendance at the Opera? /files/images/Blog_Marijuana_Leaf.jpg

17:22 [Fox News: politics] U.S. seeking Al Qaeda terrorist linked to Benghazi attack

17:23 [CNN] Undocumented immigrant lawyer speaks out

17:23 [Reuters] December U.S. auto sales miss expectations

17:24 [Deutsche Welle] Escaped prisoners return to a Tacloban jail

17:24 [CNET News] Who 'invented' the sound bar speaker?

17:26 [Telegraph] UK weather: car rescued from flood waters in Cumbria

17:26 [zero hedge] 75% Of Spaniards Don't Believe Rajoy's "Economic Recovery" Meme

17:27 [The Progressive] 2013 Brought Hottest Year On Record to Australia

17:32 [Amnesty International] Cambodia: Investigate protest killings by security forces

17:33 [Raw Story] Oklahoma man ‘doing the Lord’s work’ with a hammer and Bible tasered four times in arrest

17:33 [The Atlantic: Politics] Get Ready for the Obamacare Ad Blitz

17:35 [Reuters] Analysis: Mitterrand's shadow looms as Hollande seeks to revive France

17:36 [The Onion] American Voices: Adults More Likely Than Teens To Use Phone While Driving

17:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Brianna Elliott: Kurt Mix Claims Elevator Conversation Caused Unfair Verdict In Gulf Spill Trial

17:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ryan J. Reilly: Feds: Filling Out Obamacare Form Doesn't Violate Religious Freedom

17:38 [Truthout] The Student DebtCropper System: Even the Destitute Hounded by Debt Collectors

17:38 [Voice of America] Joe DeCapua: CAR Displaced Nearing One Million

17:40 [Telegraph] Three tons of crystal meth seized in China drugs raid

17:40 [Telegraph] Animal photos of the week: 3 January 2014

17:40 [Telegraph] Schools should adopt Chinese-style lessons, says minister

17:41 [CNN] Five Doctors Without Borders workers abducted in Syria

17:41 [CNN] 8 tips to ease winter travel woes

17:42 [CNN: Travel] At the helm of the Goodyear blimp

17:42 [CNN: Travel] Spectacular winter festival opens

17:42 [CNN: Travel] Piloting a 'homesick angel'

17:42 [CNN: Travel] 8 tips to ease winter travel woes

17:42 [Reuters] India scraps AgustaWestland helicopter deal, agrees to arbitration

17:46 [BBC: Also in the news] The perils of belief

17:48 [Fox News] FED TO THE DOGS? N. Korea leader reportedly ordered brutal end for uncle

17:48 [Fox News] OPINION How feds will dictate your grocery list in '14

17:48 [CNET News] Three no-contract iPhone options compared

17:48 [Voice of America] Major Snowstorm Hits US Northeast

17:48 [Voice of America] Jamie Dettmer: Experts Fear Mounting Al-Qaida Resurgence

17:49 [Fox News] Police arrest suspect in murder of Calif. priest- Man charges in killings escapes mental hospital

17:49 [Fox News] Large magazine producer to leave Colo. over gun laws

17:49 [Fox News] Oregon's horse tripping ban goes into effect

17:49 [Fox News] Icebreaker faces trouble after helping in Antarctic rescue

17:54 [Truthout] Syrian Children Lose More Than Their Country

17:54 [The Atlantic: International] 2013: The Year Dysfunctional Politics Sabotaged America's Mideast Policy

17:58 [Reuters] Greece to overhaul arms procurement after scandal

17:58 [Raw Story] Pope Francis condemns fundamentalism, urges setting an example over proselytizing

17:58 [zero hedge] The Future of Money: A Matter of Functions Four, a Medium, a Measure, a Standard, a Store!

17:58 [zero hedge] Stocks Fade To Red As Oil Dumps And Gold Jumps

17:59 [Big Think] The Vanishing Silent Majority

18:00 [CNN: Money] $75,000 Camaro ... No A/C but super fast

18:00 [CNN: Money] Spain's largest bank is in trouble

18:01 [Disinformation] Hikers Discover Skull On Paper Plate

18:01 [CNN: Health] Achoo! You aren't the only one with the flu

18:03 [CNN] Muslim Brotherhood protesters, Egyptian police clash; five killed

18:04 [Deutsche Welle] Schumacher fans travel for hours to show their support on 45th birthday

18:11 [CNN] Sister double act: Serena and Venus to contest separate WTA finals

18:11 [CNN] Five trends to watch at CES

18:13 [Voice of America] Images from CAR

18:13 [Voice of America] Dorian Jones: Iran's Foreign Minister to Make Key Turkish Visit

18:13 [NPR] 'Cut Food': Take A Peek At The Beauty Inside Everyday Edibles

18:14 [] Police Open Fire on Striking Garment Workers

18:14 [Deutsche Welle] Provisional result in crucial Madagascan poll

18:16 [Fox News] Administration fights to preserve ObamaCare contraception mandate

18:17 [Fox News] Police arrest suspect in murder of Calif. priest- Man charged in killings who escaped mental hospital is captured

18:17 [The Hindu - News] Infosys appoints two presidents

18:21 [Reuters] Greece to overhaul defense buying after scandal

18:22 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Ralph Nader: A Letter to George W. Bush

18:22 [CNN] Did SeaWorld stuff ballots for 'Blackfish' poll?

18:23 [Raw Story] Family sues after cops shock Texas man to death with Taser

18:24 [Deutsche Welle] Egypt – From protests to politics

18:25 [BBC: Also in the news] Israel mayor works overtime in China

18:25 [CNN] Supreme Court asked to permit same-sex marriage in Utah

18:26 [The Atlantic: Technology] How Did People in Ancient Pompeii End Up Eating Giraffes?

18:27 [Mother Jones] Movies, Movies Everywhere, But Not a Drop to Watch /files/images/blog_netflix.jpg

18:28 [zero hedge] A World Drowning In Fatties: 1.5 Billion Of The World's Adults - One In Three - Are Obese Or Overweight

18:28 [zero hedge] The "Record Recovery", At Least For Porsche

18:29 [Deutsche Welle] Germany hopes to mine raw materials in Indian Ocean

18:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Nick Visser: New GMO Seeds Approved By USDA Able To Withstand 2,4-D, Weed Killer Used In Agent Orange

18:30 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Laura Bassett: More Abortion Laws Enacted In Past 3 Years Than In Entire Previous Decade

18:30 [Slashdot] The UK's Internet Porn Filter and Fighting Censorship Creep

18:30 [Slashdot] Development To Begin Soon On New Star Control Game

18:31 [Disinformation] The New York Times Comes To Edward Snowden’s Defense

18:31 [CNN] After the storm ... the cold

18:31 [CNN] Snowstorm an early test for Bill de Blasio, New York City's new mayor

18:32 [CNN: Politics] Opinion: GOP health plans good for the rich

18:32 [CNN: Politics] Brazile: Who will win the GOP civil war?

18:32 [CNN: Politics] Israel shares concerns as peace talks advance

18:32 [CNN: Politics] A frosty welcome for New York's new mayor

18:32 [CNN: Politics] U.S. asks court to preserve Obamacare contraception mandate

18:32 [CNN: Politics] 5 governor races to watch

18:32 [CNN: Politics] Frosty welcome for new NY mayor

18:32 [CNN: Politics] Tempers explode over Snowden

18:33 [Fox News: politics] Marine aircraft ferries Americans from South Sudan

18:33 [Raw Story] ‘Anonymous’ hackers deface Mississippi-based white pride website with anti-fascist message

18:33 [NPR] Ford Tops Resurgent U.S. Car Industry, 2013 Sales Results Show

18:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Amanda Terkel: Mike Huckabee Doesn't Appreciate The Suggestion He Endorsed Lindsey Graham

18:35 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kathleen Miles: LA Sheriff's Deputies Accused Of Rape, Smuggling Undocumented Immigrants, Heroin

18:37 [Truthdig] Score a Victory for the Poor and for Constitutional Rights

18:38 [Financial Times] Merkel attempts to calm immigration row

18:38 [Financial Times] Backlash greets Spain’s abortion proposal

18:38 [BBC: Health] Vitamin D 'boosts child muscles'

18:39 [Financial Times] India PM failed to build on early success

18:39 [Financial Times] Musharraf may seek medical help abroad

18:47 [Voice of America] George Putic: Promising Mosquito Repellent Announced

18:48 [Raw Story] Ancient stone bridge revealed after Chinese lake dries up

18:48 [Raw Story] Obesity ballooning in developing world: report

18:48 [Raw Story] General Mills vows to make GMO-free Cheerios

18:48 [Raw Story] At least 6 killed as Muslim Brotherhood supporters rally in Egypt

18:48 [CNET News] Tweeting time travelers? Researchers look for signs

18:48 [CNN] 2nd body found in Minneapolis apartment building's charred remains

18:50 [Topix Activism News] Act Up Ny Stages New Year's "Die-In" at De Blasio Inauguration

18:50 [CNN: Money] Michael Jordan's house for sale: $16 million

18:52 [Truthdig] The House With a Sunken Courtyard

18:52 [The Progressive] NSA Is Building an Encryption-Smashing 'Quantum' Computer

18:55 [Reuters] Eleven killed in Brotherhood clashes with police in Egypt

18:57 [Voice of America] NSA Building a Quantum Supercomputer

18:58 [zero hedge] Fizzing Optimism For Wild Financial Engineering

18:58 [zero hedge] Physical Gold Demand Soared As Gold Price Tumbled In 2013

18:59 [Telegraph] Dramatic car crash caught on camera in Taiwan

18:59 [Telegraph] UK weather: interactive map

18:59 [] As Australia Heats, Anger at Abbott's Climate Policies Boils /sites/

18:59 [Big Think] Mars One Group Selects Members for Next Human Civilization

19:01 [Fin24 News] Mixed messages about e-toll dues

19:01 [CBC: politics] Younger generation dominates list of 12 MPs to watch in 2014

19:02 [CBC: politics] The National's At Issue panel answers your political questions

19:03 [CNET News] $5.7 million later, 'Veronica Mars' movie trailer is here

19:07 [Truthdig] Looney Tunes

19:07 [Fox News: politics] Lawyers ask Supreme Court to allow same-sex unions in Utah

19:08 [NPR] 5 Things That Could Alter The Perception Of Obamacare

19:08 [NPR] Did Kim Jong Un Feed His Uncle To 120 Dogs? Be Skeptical

19:08 [The Hindu - News] Saudi Minister’s visit sparks rumours

19:09 [Anarchist news] Coca-Cola withdraws bottles from Greek shelves over acid threat (with full text of communique)

19:11 [CNN] Suspected World War II bomb detonates in Germany, killing one

19:12 [The Hindu - News] Resistance to Jan. 5 polls continues

19:13 [CNN: Technology] Five trends to watch at CES

19:13 [CNN: Technology] High-tech sleeve helps hoopsters

19:14 [CNET News] Wicked's Inferno isn't exactly a lightsaber, but who cares

19:14 [CNET News] USA Hockey texts 67-year-old Canadian to say he made Olympic team

19:15 [Telegraph] Russian supermodel demands the return of £80,000 cash gifted by Spanish businessman

19:15 [Telegraph] Paris mayoral candidate ridiculed for picture smoking with homeless

19:15 [Telegraph] Briton gunned down in Libya while having a picnic

19:16 [Fox News: politics] Obama administration proposes new executive actions on gun background checks

19:16 [CNN] Staying safe when the lights go out

19:17 [BBC: Science & Environment] Tanzania seizes ivory at port

19:18 [CNN: Crime] Undocumented immigrant lawyer speaks out

19:19 [Slashdot] Levitating and Manipulating Objects With Sound

19:22 [Truthdig] Fighting About Ukraine

19:22 [Truthdig] Colorado

19:22 [Amnesty International] Bulgaria shamed over asylum-seekers

19:22 [The Progressive] Study: Reproductive Rights Under Attack Like Never Before

19:22 [The Hindu - News] Manmohan holds out baton to Rahul

19:23 [Raw Story] Penis drawn on business card is key to Wyoming legal battle over unemployment benefits

19:24 [Deutsche Welle] Chancellor Merkel seeks to nip coalition partners' row in the bud

19:25 [Voice of America] Kerry in Ramallah for More Peace Negotiations

19:25 [Reuters: politics] Obama admin proposes new gun background check measures

19:27 [Mother Jones] Year-End Whining Gets Results! /files/blog_bloodline_stross.jpg

19:27 [The Progressive] Science Finds Buzz-Killing Hormone that Fights Marijuana Addiction

19:28 [NPR] 7 Political Dates To Watch In 2014

19:30 [zero hedge] Window Dressing On, Window Dressing Off... Amounting To $140 Billion In Two Days

19:32 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Kathleen Miles: LA's New Plastic Bag Ban Implemented With Some Success, Some Confusion

19:32 [Slashdot] City Councilman Resigns Using Klingon

19:37 [CNN: Crime] Court says undocumented immigrant can be lawyer

19:37 [CNN: Crime] The legal battle over Jahi McMath

19:39 [The Hindu - News] ‘Safe drinking water a challenge’

19:41 [The Onion] New Report Confirms You Are Most Interesting, Most Important Individual On Earth

19:43 [CNN] Man accused of killing mother, stepfather captured after escape

19:45 [The Hindu - News] BBMP looking at selling some leased properties at market price: Mayor

19:45 [The Hindu - News] Plans to save rocky terrain at Himayatsagar

19:45 [Telegraph] Cambridge University backlash at Duke of Cambridge's 'free pass' to study there

19:45 [Telegraph] Rwandan spy chief 'was murdered,' friends claim

19:45 [Telegraph] UK weather: Environment Agency warns of 'worse to come'

19:45 [Telegraph] Tate accused of conflict of interest over exhibition of trustee's work

19:49 [The Hindu - News] From Japan, with a message of peace

19:49 [The Hindu - News] ATMs without security will not be allowed to function: George

19:49 [The Hindu - News] Bangalore University, KPTCL arrive at consensus on road-digging for laying cable

19:49 [The Hindu - News] 48-hour deadline set to finalise rules to set up metropolitan planning panel

19:50 [New Statesman] The future of finance - as imagined by Ryanair

19:52 [The Atlantic: In Focus] Olympic Torch Relay Heads to Sochi

19:53 [Raw Story] Sorry, conservatives: Antarctic sea ice increase is because of weather, not climate

19:53 [Raw Story] The nuns’ Obamacare contraception lawsuit isn’t about religious freedom

19:55 [CNN] 'Imitation of Life' actress Juanita Moore dies at 99

19:55 [CNN] Coroner: Paul Walker car going 100-plus mph

19:55 [The Hindu - News] Danam wants Kiran to do a Kejriwal

19:57 [CNET News] Ready the lightsabers! 'MythBusters' test 'Star Wars' moments

19:57 [CNET News] Study predicts 54 million autonomous cars in 2035

19:57 [The Progressive] Four Ways to Track 'Dark Money' In Your State's Politics

20:00 [zero hedge] Senator Bernie Sanders Asks NSA If It Spies On Congress

20:00 [zero hedge] Inflation is Already Here… But It's Being Masked

20:01 [Financial Times] Russia loses focus in tackling terrorism

20:01 [Financial Times] Zuckerberg focuses on Silicon Valley poor

20:01 [Disinformation] Hammer-And-Bible-Wielding Oklahoma Man “Doing The Lord’s Work” Tasered Four Times In Arrest

20:01 [Disinformation] Dismissed Minnesota Vikings Player Chris Kluwe Says Coach Wants To Nuke All The Gays Until the Glow

20:01 [Telegraph] 'The lion roars but does not inspire fear', Argentina tells Britain

20:03 [Raw Story] David Brooks Has So Much To Be Ashamed Of, And Doesn’t Even Know It

20:03 [The Hindu - News] Waiting for the long string to unfold

20:03 [The Hindu - News] Narahari nails his colours to the mast

20:03 [The Hindu - News] Justice Ganguly quits as guest faculty of NUJS

20:03 [The Hindu - News] Seemandhra bandh hits AP, TN

20:05 [CNN] In Iraq, two groups join to fight common enemy - al Qaeda

20:06 [Fox News: politics] Tone Deaf? Musician claims feds destroyed rare flutes at airport

20:08 [CNN: Money] 15 million cars sold in the U.S. for 2013

20:08 [CNN: Money] Rupert Murdoch's love-hate relationship with China

20:09 [] Protesters Head Off Kerry in West Bank Ahead of Peace Talks /sites/

20:09 [CNET News] Typo's hardware keyboard for iPhone draws BlackBerry lawsuit

20:09 [The Hindu - News] NRI’s bag stolen from lodge in KPHB

20:12 [Slashdot] Facebook Being Sued Over Mining of Private Messages

20:13 [Raw Story] Sen. Sanders ask the NSA: Are you spying on Congress?

20:13 [Raw Story] Justice Department asks Supreme Court to toss nuns’ lawsuit over birth control mandate

20:13 [Raw Story] Ancient tomb of Egyptian beer producer uncovered in Luxor

20:13 [The Hindu - News] Ministers’ comments on Sec. 377 verdict unwarranted: CJI

20:14 [Fox News] GOING OVER 100 MPH Autopsy: Walker died of traumatic, thermal injuries

20:14 [Fox News] BACKGROUND CHECKS White House announces new exec actions on guns

20:15 [Fox News] Midwest, Northeast brace for 'life threatening' arctic blast- PHOTOS: Storm slams Northeast - FOX NEWS WEATHER CENTER

20:16 [Telegraph] Shares in cannabis-related companies surge after Colorado legalisation

20:16 [Telegraph] Wolf of Wall Street film breaks profanity record

20:18 [Financial Times] UK parliament to rent out rooms for events

20:18 [Reuters: politics] Obama to speak on unemployment benefits extension Tuesday

20:19 [The Onion] Onion Poll: Do You Approve Of Congress’ Job Performance?

20:20 [The Hindu - News] Odisha to enact Lokayukta Act

20:22 [Red Pepper] Debate: GM is good for you

20:22 [The Progressive] Ex-NFL Player Says He Was Fired for Supporting LGBT Rights

20:24 [The Hindu - News] Solving cubes is child’s play for this kid

20:26 [The Atlantic: Technology] 5 Intriguing Things: Friday, 1/3

20:26 [Fox News: politics] Issa introduces bill to stop military pension cuts

20:26 [The Hindu - Opinion] Time for a change

20:27 [Truthdig] NSA Dreams of a ‘Cryptologically Useful Quantum Computer’

20:28 [The Hindu - News] Now, victims in Shamli camps are thrown out in the cold

20:30 [zero hedge] Guest Post: Debunking Real Estate Myths – Part 1: House Price Indexes

20:30 [The Hindu - News] 103 persons, including riot-hit, booked for encroachment

20:31 [CNN] Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer march on in Qatar and Brisbane

20:32 [Telegraph] John Kerry's 'Mission Impossible'

20:32 [Telegraph] 'Midsomer' murder victim Valerie Graves killed in her bedroom

20:34 [Deutsche Welle] Dozens killed as fighting continues in Iraq's Anbar province

20:34 [The Hindu - Opinion] Dr. Singh clears the decks

20:36 [Financial Times] Bernanke bows out with upbeat view

20:37 [CNN: Entertainment] Coroner: Paul Walker car going 100-plus mph

20:37 [CNN: Entertainment] 'Imitation of Life' actress Juanita Moore dies at 99

20:39 [] In Wake of Explosive Derailments, Warnings Issued on Crude by Rail /sites/

20:41 [Voice of America] Democrats Push To Restore Financial Help for Long-term Unemployed

20:42 [Reuters] After trim to QE, Fed no less committed to stimulus: Bernanke

20:43 [NPR] Everyone Poops, But Dogs Do It With Magnetism

20:43 [NPR] Couples Urge Sotomayor To Deny Utah's Bid To Block Gay Marriage

20:44 [CNN] California man claims half of $648 million Mega Millions jackpot

20:44 [The Hindu - Opinion] Brutality in Odisha

20:44 [The Hindu - Opinion] Departing with dignity

20:46 [Fox News: politics] Justice Department appeals judge's ruling against NSA

20:48 [NPR] Clay Aiken's Political Reality: Results Mixed For Stars Like Him

20:49 [The Hindu - Opinion] The multi-class party

20:49 [CNN] Justice Dept. appeals ruling on NSA snooping

20:50 [Fox News] Pond hockey stars hit the ice

20:50 [Fox News] 50 Cent's war over sex vid

20:50 [Fox News] Clay Aiken for U.S. Congress?

20:50 [Fox News] Restaurant goes to the dogs

20:50 [Fox News] Shanna: Why I got surgery

20:50 [Fox News] Clouds seen on alien planet

20:50 [Fox News] Cera, 'Downton' star related?

20:50 [Fox News] 10 slim-down strategies

20:50 [Fox News] Miami's mega car museum

20:50 [Fox News] Upton channels 'Baywatch' jog

20:50 [Fox News] They mummified his privates?

20:51 [CNN] 9 killed in Mexican jail shootout

20:51 [Fox News] Report: NSA building comp to crack encryption types

20:51 [Fox News] Coast Guard wants 'dead' banker to pay $200G for search

20:52 [CNN: Money] Bernanke: Recovery 'clearly incomplete'

20:52 [CNN: Money] NYC's new mayor and wage inequality

20:52 [Slashdot] The First Prescription-Only App

20:54 [CNET News] Mercedes-Benz connects with a smartwatch at CES 2014

20:54 [The Atlantic: International] World War II Just Claimed Another Casualty

20:55 [The Hindu - Opinion] Manmohan’s words

20:57 [Truthdig] Patriotism: Signs of Saturation

20:57 [Mother Jones] Chart of the Day: American Cars Are Getting Older /files/blog_average_age_cars.jpg

20:57 [Mother Jones] Friday Cat Blogging - 3 January 2014 /files/blog_grayson_2014_01_03.jpg

20:57 [Red Pepper] Grace Petrie: Singing for change

20:57 [Voice of America] Obama Admin Proposes Gun Background Check Changes

21:00 [Reuters] Dangerous cold sets in as heavy snow blankets U.S. northeast

21:01 [The Hindu - Opinion] Telangana: no constitutional barriers

21:01 [] Is Latvia’s Door to Europe Closing for Russians, Central Asians?

21:01 [Good] Hacking the Music Industry with Social Impact

21:01 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Jennifer Bendery: Obama Announces New Executive Actions On Gun Background Checks

21:02 [Reuters: politics] Exclusive: Turmoil at East-West Center in Hawaii as energy team quits

21:02 [Telegraph] Michael Schumacher helmet camera examined as son questioned

21:03 [CNET News] Disney uses Force powers to snatch Star Wars from Dark Horse

21:03 [CNET News] It's a muttsterpiece! Dog and his human pal reenact movies

21:08 [zero hedge] Live Stream Of Ben Bernanke's Swan Song: "Looking Back, Looking Forward"

21:08 [zero hedge] RiNGiNG OuT THe FooL...

21:09 [The Hindu - Opinion] A dystopia of extremes

21:10 [CNN: Politics] 5 things to know about Obamacare and contraceptives

21:10 [CNN: Politics] Justice Department appeals ruling on NSA snooping

21:10 [CNN: Politics] More than 1 million lose unemployment benefits

21:10 [CNN: Politics] Fight resumes over jobless benefits

21:11 [The Hindu - Opinion] Bitcoins: missing the real revolution

21:13 [Raw Story] Peter LaBarbera and Christian radio host: Trans people are ‘satanic’ circus freaks

21:13 [Red Pepper] Not forgetting who you are

21:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Obama To Make Push For Restoring Jobless Benefits

21:13 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Robert Naiman: Make the 1 Percent Pay for the Iran War

21:14 [CNN: Money] BlackBerry sues Seacrest startup Typo

21:14 [CNN: Money] Luxury sales drive up NYC home prices

21:15 [CNET News] The XCAR review of 2013: September

21:15 [CNET News] The 404 Throwback: Episode 994 on 2/15/12

21:15 [CNET News] Cuisinart Waffle and Pancake Maker solves the syrup conundrum

21:16 [Reuters] U.S. auto sales hit 6-year high but December disappoints

21:17 [The Hindu - Opinion] History will be kinder to me than the media, says Manmohan

21:17 [Fox News] White House proposes new unilateral actions on gun background checks

21:17 [Fox News] EXEMPTION DEBATE Admin fights to preserve contraception mandate

21:17 [Voice of America] VOA News: Obama Admin Proposes Gun Background Check Changes

21:18 [zero hedge] Spot When Bernanke Started Speaking

21:18 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Luke Johnson: Democrats Breaking Republican Lock On Cuban Vote

21:19 [The Onion] Local Church Full Of Brainwashed Idiots Feeds Town’s Poor Every Week

21:22 [CNN] Psoriasis battle of CNN anchor Zain Verjee

21:23 [Red Pepper] Tate’s left turn

21:23 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Geoffrey R. Stone: Is the NSA's Bulk Telephony Meta-Data Program Constitutional?

21:24 [The Atlantic: International] Discovered: The Tomb of an Ancient Egyptian Beer Brewer

21:26 [CNET News] Vine arrives online with TV-like experience

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Managing headaches and access to healthcare

21:27 [The Hindu - News] ‘Kashmir deal was almost done’

21:27 [The Hindu - News] Harvard argues against industry subsidy; wins

21:28 [Raw Story] Thomas Cahill: Conservatives are afraid of pope’s ‘pure Christianity,’ not ‘pure Marxism’

21:28 [NPR] 2014: The Year We're Not Shocked People Of Color Watch Films?

21:28 [CNN: Crime] Justice Dept. appeals ruling on NSA snooping

21:28 [CNN: Crime] Man accused of killing mother, stepfather captured after escape

21:28 [CNN: Crime] Two crucial hearings Friday in fight over girl on ventilator

21:28 [CNN: Crime] U.S. asks court to preserve Obamacare contraception mandate

21:31 [Disinformation] New Poll Shows Vast Majority of Americans Have Little To No Faith In Government

21:32 [Truthdig] Rich Catholics Threaten Pope Francis - Because He Frightens Them

21:32 [Truthdig] The ACA: Here to Stay

21:33 [Raw Story] Mitt Romney is your new Sarah Palin

21:34 [Telegraph] Basra invites British back for security role

21:37 [The Hindu - News] In north Chennai, autos turn share autos and overcharge

21:37 [The Hindu - News] City to get Krishna water by Pongal

21:38 [Reuters] Medecins Sans Frontieres says five staff detained in Syria

21:38 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paul Szep: The Daily Szep -- 'And a Happy New Year to You Too'

21:41 [CNN] Think it's cold now? 140M in U.S. will shiver at 0 degrees -- or lower

21:42 [zero hedge] Ship Sent To Rescue Global Warming Researchers Trapped In Antarctic, Gets Trapped In Antarctic

21:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Curtis M. Wong: 'Duck Dynasty' Is A 'Gay Porn Series Just Waiting To Happen,' Suggests Henry Rollins

21:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Matt Sledge: Bernie Sanders Asks NSA Whether It Is Spying On Congress

21:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Rebecca Klein: Kenneth Ye, Tennessee Student, Argues Common Core Makes Our Schools Like China's (VIDEO)

21:42 [HuffingtonPost: politics] Paige Lavender: Rand Paul Endorses Thomas Massie For Re-Election

21:43 [CNN] 'Action man' Putin hits the slopes of Sochi ahead of Winter Games

21:43 [The Hindu - News] Andhra strike results in long wait for passengers at CMBT

21:45 [The Hindu - News] IIT-M stopped from felling trees on campus

21:47 [Truthdig] The Year of the Low-Wage Worker

21:47 [CNET News] DOJ appeals ruling against NSA phone snooping

21:47 [CNET News] Anki brings electromagnetic pulses, more upgrades to its real-world racing game

21:47 [CNET News] Hands-on with the Nomad ChargeKey Lightning cable

21:47 [CNET News] T-Mobile CEO: AT&T is 'bribing customers back, but they won't be fooled'

21:48 [Raw Story] Paul Walker’s car going over 100 mph when it crashed: coroner

21:48 [Raw Story] Justice Department appeals ruling that found NSA spying unconstitutional and ‘Orwellian’

21:48 [Raw Story] Nuns in Spain surprised to find call from Pope Francis on their answering machine

21:49 [The Hindu - News] Economist says UPA has slackened on MGNREGA

21:50 [The Onion] Dad’s Tough Exterior Hides Angry, Resentful Center

21:50 [CNN] Briton, New Zealander found shot dead on Libyan beach

21:52 [Slashdot] Isaac Asimov's 50-Year-Old Prediction For 2014 Is Viral and Wrong

21:54 [Reuters] Exclusive: U.S. waived laws to keep F-35 on track with China-made parts

21:54 [Infoshop] Free Jerry, Spread Anarchy

21:54 [Deutsche Welle] Deadly clashes between Islamist protesters and security forces

21:57 [CBC: politics] Ted Cruz still Canadian as immigration lawyers express confusion

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Teacher held for marrying 14-year old student

21:57 [The Hindu - News] Power production resumes at Tuticorin thermal unit

21:59 [Electronic Intifada] Last Palestinian family vows to remain as Israel gentrifies historic Haifa neighborhood

21:59 [Infoshop] Call-out for NATO 3 Trial Solidarity, January 10–26

22:04 [The Hindu - News] Computer-aided test tracks on premises of 14 RTOs soon

22:04 [The Hindu - News] Congress hints at Rahul’s anointment as PM candidate

22:04 [The Hindu - News] Nagapattinam fishermen call off stir

22:05 [Reuters] Fed no less committed to stimulus after cut to QE: Bernanke

22:07 [CNN] Jahi McMath's family, Oakland hospital discussing girl's transfer

22:08 [The Hindu - News] “Congress will head alliance in TN”

22:08 [The Hindu - News] Scams related to UPA-1: Manmohan

22:08 [The Hindu - News] "Drop plan to post doctors sans quota"

22:12 [zero hedge] Domestic Vehicle Sales Lowest In 14 Months; Miss By Most In Over 5 Years

22:14 [The Hindu - News] Electronic FIRs in Chennai soon

22:14 [The Hindu - News] Congress to take legal opinion on Virbhadra issue

22:16 [CNN] U.S. citizens leave South Sudan despite talks

22:17 [CNN: Money] Stocks off to a lackluster start in 2014

22:18 [The Hindu - News] Nuclear power holds key to development, says PM

22:18 [CNN] Wanted: Time travelers posting to social media

22:19 [NPR] Obama Administration Moves To Alter Gun-Buying Rules

22:19 [CNET News] Wearable tech, gaming garner early CES buzz

22:19 [CNET News] Google patents making you funnier than you really are

22:20 [Telegraph] Surge in late baptisms to get into top Catholic schools

22:22 [CBC: politics] Memorial held for Christopher Peloso, George Smitherman's husband

22:23 [Reuters] Thirteen killed in Brotherhood clashes with police in Egypt

22:24 [NPR] Let Them Eat Sandwiches: USDA Eases School Lunch Restrictions

22:24 [The Hindu - News] Court to hear Tejpal’s bail plea today

22:24 [The Hindu - News] SC won’t reopen trial of Veerappan aides

22:24 [] 2013 in Reproductive Rights: Outlook Not Good /sites/

22:26 [Voice of America] South Sudan Warring Factions Move Toward Peace Talks

22:26 [The Atlantic: Technology] How Many Tons of World War II Munitions Are Found in Germany Each Year?

22:27 [Mother Jones] Planet Likely to Warm by 4C by 2100

22:28 [The Onion] Roger Goodell Fired After Another .500 Season

22:28 [The Hindu - News] Telangana legislators close ranks

22:28 [The Hindu - News] PM's press conference: weak defence, say parties

22:29 [] 2013 a Bleak Year for Reproductive Rights: Report /sites/

22:29 [] US Senator Wants to Know: Is the NSA Spying on Congress?

22:30 [CNN: Entertainment] Bootlegged Bruno Mars

22:30 [CNN: Entertainment] New music for 2014

22:33 [CNN] Ministry: American, Cameroonian detained in Benghazi

22:34 [NPR] Playboy Gets Pranked: Group Flips The Script On Sex

22:34 [The Hindu - News] Sexual harassment: scientist serves notice on Icrisat

22:35 [CNN: Health] Transfer being discussed for Jahi

22:36 [Voice of America] Reuters: Motor Racing-Ferrari Fans Hold Vigil on Schumacher's Birthday

22:36 [BBC: Also in the news] Ancient Egyptian brewer's tomb found

22:36 [BBC: Also in the news] Did Kim Jong Un feed his uncle to dogs?

22:38 [The Hindu - News] India awaiting a Left, democratic and secular alternative, says CPI(M)

22:40 [CNET News] SkyCycle puts London bike paths in the clouds

22:40 [The Hindu - News] Ponnam booked for threatening Kiran Reddy

22:40 [The Hindu - News] Alleging sexual harassment by senior, scientist serves notice on Icrisat

22:42 [zero hedge] Bernanke "Swan Song" Fails To Offset Worst Start To Year Since 2008

22:43 [Slashdot] Eye Tracking Coming To Video Games

22:44 [CNET News] How Kim Dotcom became Hollywood's biggest villain

22:44 [The Hindu - News] Kiran makes light of resignation

22:44 [The Hindu - News] Mega shock for Chiru

22:47 [CNN] Colorado marijuana law is springboard for other states

22:49 [NPR] The NSA's Quantum Code-Breaking Research Is No Secret

22:49 [Topix Activism News] Judge nixes Boise's panhandling ordinance for now

22:49 [Fox News] White House proposes new executive actions on gun background checks

22:49 [Fox News: politics] State Department warns video purporting to show Indian envoy's strip search is 'hoax'

22:51 [Telegraph] UK has fewer doctors per person than Bulgaria and Estonia

22:54 [The Atlantic: International] Grappling With Holdomor

22:56 [The Atlantic: Technology] Snowden and the Blizzard Made a Latin Word Suddenly Very Popular

22:59 [CNN] Top-secret court renews NSA snooping at critical point

23:01 [Reuters] U.S. auto sales hit six-year high, December disappoints

23:01 [Disinformation] Beanie Baby Founder Pleads With Judge To Avoid Jail Time for $107M Tax Evasion

23:03 [The Hindu - News] Court refuses to stay Shakti mills gang-rape trial

23:03 [The Atlantic: Politics] Did John Boehner Win the Shutdown in the End?

23:03 [CNET News] Samsung Smart Control features gestures, more buttons

23:04 [NPR] Big Cities See Violent Crime Rates Fall In 2013

23:04 [Big Think] DNA + Fossils = The Big Data of Life

23:07 [Telegraph] Charles Saatchi and Nigella Lawson could face tax probe over gifts to aides

23:07 [Telegraph] Green loans worth £5m written off

23:07 [The Progressive] Sanders Demands to Know if NSA is Spying on Congress

23:09 [The Hindu - News] Placards, slogans greet Governor in Assembly

23:11 [The Hindu - News] BJP criticises Arvind Kejriwal’s decision to shift to duplex flat

23:12 [CNN: Money] For sale for $16M: Michael Jordan's house

23:12 [zero hedge] Dan Loeb's New Years Greetings For Everyone

23:12 [zero hedge] 5 Things To Ponder: The "2014 New Year's" Edition

23:13 [The Hindu - News] Government plans to fast-track growth

23:13 [The Hindu - News] ATR on Adarsh panel report eyewash, say activists

23:14 [Voice of America] Reuters: Thai Economy at Risk as Political Rivals Vow Mass Rallies

23:15 [The Hindu - News] PM on 3-day visit to Kerala

23:15 [The Hindu - News] Devyani, Suresh Prabhu may lose Adarsh flats

23:17 [The Hindu - News] Hearing on Monday on plea to halt action against Ganguly

23:17 [The Hindu - News] Moolam Tirunal Rama Varma is Travancore royal family head

23:17 [The Hindu - News] He is within rights not to quit, says former CJI Altamas Kabir

23:18 [CBC: politics] Ring of Fire boom may strain First Nations services, memo warns

23:19 [The Hindu - News] Environment clearance for Vizhinjam port project

23:19 [The Hindu - News] Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat expels prominent leaders

23:21 [Reuters: politics] Obama proposes new gun control measures

23:22 [CNN: Money] Michael Jordan puts home up for sale (again)

23:23 [Telegraph] House price rises 'must stop'

23:23 [Telegraph] 'My Victor is in Britain to work... then he will come home'

23:23 [Telegraph] Britain flaunts triumph of Waterloo in heart of Euroland

23:23 [Telegraph] Battering from wind and rain will continue all weekend, forecasters warn

23:24 [NPR] House GOP Puts Another 'Target' On Obamacare

23:25 [Slashdot] Cheerios To Go GMO-Free

23:25 [The Hindu - News] HC raps government in Shukkoor murder case

23:26 [The Atlantic: Technology] The Snowy Northeast U.S. Looked So, So Gorgeous From Space

23:27 [The Hindu - News] SASTRA-CNR Rao Award to be presented on February 28

23:27 [BBC: Technology] CES 2014: Vegas tech show preview

23:28 [The Onion] American Voices: Study: Majority Of Web Traffic Not Human

23:29 [NPR] This Week's Massive Winter Storm, Seen From Space

23:29 [Reuters] Obama directs new gun control measures

23:29 [] Coming to a Field Near You: 'Agent Orange Corn'? /sites/

23:30 [Reuters: politics] Obama directs new gun control measures

23:31 [CNET News] Magnetic-toy company expanding to electronics connector

23:32 [CNN] 'Her,' 'Hustle' pick up Writer's Guild nods

23:32 [CNN] Opinion: You think you got a lot of snow?

23:33 [The Hindu - News] BJPs first list of candidates for LS polls on January 20

23:34 [Voice of America] Reuters: Explosions Target Syrian Gas Pipelines, Knock Out Electricity

23:34 [Big Think] Lovejoy in the New Year

23:37 [The Hindu - News] Activists protest against non-Kannada boards

23:37 [The Hindu - News] Shodh yatra in naxal-affected Gadchiroli

23:37 [The Hindu - News] A shot in the arm for the State BJP

23:37 [The Hindu - News] Yeddyurappa conveys merger decision to Speaker Thimmappa

23:37 [The Hindu - News] Court acquits all 14 accused in Khagaria massacre case

23:37 [The Hindu - News] Coca Cola yet to return panchayat land, say Mehdiganj villagers

23:39 [The Hindu - News] Guidelines approved for release of prisoners

23:39 [The Hindu - News] Thatcher visited hairdresser 120 times in 1984: diary

23:39 [Pravda] Syria's hospitals targeted by NATO-backed armed groups

23:39 [Pravda] Ecology above economics

23:41 [The Hindu - News] News channels cause mental tension, mental pollution: Mamata

23:42 [Voice of America] Jessica Berman: Minority Physicians Care for Most Underserved Patients in US

23:42 [CNN: Entertainment] Writer's Guild nods

23:43 [The Hindu - News] Enid Blyton to be honoured with commemorative plaque

23:46 [Fox News: politics] Bernie Sanders asks NSA if agency is spying on Congress

23:46 [Voice of America] Major Snowstorm Hits US Northeast

23:54 [CNN: Technology] Snapchat tweaks security after hack

23:54 [CNN: Technology] 'Pokémon' still catching 'em on Nintendo 3DS

23:55 [The Atlantic: International] Post-Colonialism: Why the U.S. Should Help Govern South Sudan

23:56 [The Atlantic: Technology] This Guy Has Had a Months-Long Facebook Conversation With an Applebee's

23:56 [The Atlantic: Technology] Google Scholar Is Doing Just Fine, Says Google

23:57 [CNN: Money] Is wearable technology strictly for geeks?

23:58 [zero hedge] How The Obamacare Rollout Is Really Being Experienced

23:58 [zero hedge] It's Pancakedemonium: IHOP Brings Back "All You Can Eat Pancakes"

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